The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 18 14 16
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Permanent jobs citing Degree 133 158 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 9.62% 12.99% 11.70%
As % of the Qualifications category 35.95% 34.27% 42.77%
Number of salaries quoted 109 127 120
Average salary £35,000 £35,783 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.18% +10.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,700 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £41,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Degree
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Qualifications Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
370 461 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 26.75% 37.91% 27.35%
Number of salaries quoted 316 381 300
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £34,400
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,150 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Degree across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Degree
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Degree across the Wales region.

Degree Salary Trend in Wales

Degree
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Degree across the Wales region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Degree Salary Histogram in Wales

Degree
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Wales region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -5 125 £35,000 -2.18% 9
West Wales +17 6 £27,500 -9.84% 1
North Wales -15 2 £37,500 +2.04% 3
Mid Wales 0 1 £47,500 +18.75%
Degree
UK

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region citing Degree also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Degree.

1 102 (39.38%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (30.89%) SQL
3 69 (26.64%) Finance
4 60 (23.17%) Microsoft
5 57 (22.01%) Analytical Skills
6 53 (20.46%) Windows
7 51 (19.69%) Banking
8 50 (19.31%) Computer Science
9 46 (17.76%) C++
9 46 (17.76%) Java
9 46 (17.76%) SQL Server
10 45 (17.37%) HTML
11 44 (16.99%) JavaScript
12 43 (16.60%) Telecoms
13 38 (14.67%) C
14 34 (13.13%) OO
15 31 (11.97%) Project Management
16 29 (11.20%) .NET
16 29 (11.20%) JIRA
17 28 (10.81%) Software Engineering
17 28 (10.81%) ISEB
17 28 (10.81%) HTTP
17 28 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
17 28 (10.81%) Internet
17 28 (10.81%) DVB
18 27 (10.42%) Unit Testing
19 26 (10.04%) C#
19 26 (10.04%) Mentoring
20 25 (9.65%) UML
21 24 (9.27%) Scrum

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region citing Degree also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Degree. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (3.47%) SAS
2 4 (1.54%) IIS
2 4 (1.54%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.54%) Confluence
3 3 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (0.77%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.77%) Lync
4 2 (0.77%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.77%) CMS
5 1 (0.39%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.39%) DNN
5 1 (0.39%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.39%) Apache
5 1 (0.39%) Node.js
Applications
1 24 (9.27%) MS Excel
2 18 (6.95%) MS Office
3 9 (3.47%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (3.09%) MS Project
5 7 (2.70%) AutoCAD
6 5 (1.93%) SPSS
7 4 (1.54%) Photoshop
7 4 (1.54%) EViews
8 3 (1.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 3 (1.16%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (1.16%) MS Visio
8 3 (1.16%) Fireworks
9 2 (0.77%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 5 (1.93%) INSURE/90
2 3 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.16%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.39%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.39%) Agresso
3 1 (0.39%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.39%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.77%) SaaS
4 1 (0.39%) GitHub
4 1 (0.39%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 28 (10.81%) HTTP
1 28 (10.81%) Internet
1 28 (10.81%) DVB
2 8 (3.09%) Network Security
3 3 (1.16%) SAN
4 2 (0.77%) Intranet
4 2 (0.77%) LAN
4 2 (0.77%) NAS
4 2 (0.77%) VPN
4 2 (0.77%) Firewall
5 1 (0.39%) VRRP
5 1 (0.39%) OSPF
5 1 (0.39%) BGP
5 1 (0.39%) DHCP
5 1 (0.39%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.39%) LDAP
5 1 (0.39%) Broadband
5 1 (0.39%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (17.76%) SQL Server
2 16 (6.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (5.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (4.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (3.47%) Oracle Reports
7 7 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (2.70%) Relational Database
8 6 (2.32%) Big Data
9 5 (1.93%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (1.93%) Oracle Database
9 5 (1.93%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (1.54%) DB2
10 4 (1.54%) OLTP
10 4 (1.54%) MySQL
11 3 (1.16%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (1.16%) Oracle Discoverer
12 2 (0.77%) MS Access
12 2 (0.77%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 2 (0.77%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 29 (11.20%) JIRA
2 13 (5.02%) Cucumber
3 11 (4.25%) Selenium
4 7 (2.70%) Visual Studio
5 6 (2.32%) Subversion
5 6 (2.32%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (1.93%) Behat
6 5 (1.93%) Jenkins
7 4 (1.54%) TestLink
7 4 (1.54%) JUnit
8 3 (1.16%) Dreamweaver
8 3 (1.16%) Rational Rhapsody
9 2 (0.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (0.77%) TestDirector
9 2 (0.77%) Toad
9 2 (0.77%) Git (software)
10 1 (0.39%) Talend Open Studio
10 1 (0.39%) MSTest
10 1 (0.39%) Rational DOORS
10 1 (0.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 69 (26.64%) Finance
2 51 (19.69%) Banking
3 43 (16.60%) Telecoms
4 13 (5.02%) Advertising
4 13 (5.02%) Marketing
5 7 (2.70%) Automotive
6 6 (2.32%) Aerospace
6 6 (2.32%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.93%) Retail
8 4 (1.54%) Multimedia
8 4 (1.54%) Billing
9 3 (1.16%) Retail Banking
9 3 (1.16%) Military
9 3 (1.16%) Electronics
10 2 (0.77%) Back Office
10 2 (0.77%) Legal
10 2 (0.77%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.39%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.39%) French Language
11 1 (0.39%) German Language
Job Titles
1 94 (36.29%) Analyst
2 65 (25.10%) Developer
3 48 (18.53%) Senior Analyst
4 28 (10.81%) Programmer
5 25 (9.65%) Analyst Programmer
5 25 (9.65%) Senior Analyst Programmer
5 25 (9.65%) Senior Programmer
6 22 (8.49%) Developer Analyst
6 22 (8.49%) Senior Developer
6 22 (8.49%) Test Analyst
7 18 (6.95%) Team Leader
8 17 (6.56%) Project Manager
9 16 (6.18%) Business Analyst
10 14 (5.41%) Senior Test Analyst
11 13 (5.02%) Architect
12 11 (4.25%) QA Analyst
13 10 (3.86%) Software Developer
13 10 (3.86%) Junior
14 9 (3.47%) Tester
14 9 (3.47%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (17.37%) HTML
2 29 (11.20%) .NET
3 21 (8.11%) CSS
3 21 (8.11%) XML
4 14 (5.41%) Web Services
4 14 (5.41%) ASP.NET
5 10 (3.86%) J2EE
5 10 (3.86%) jQuery
5 10 (3.86%) HTML5
6 8 (3.09%) GStreamer
6 8 (3.09%) WebKit
6 8 (3.09%) Struts
6 8 (3.09%) OpenGL
6 8 (3.09%) Hibernate
7 7 (2.70%) Entity Framework
7 7 (2.70%) WCF
7 7 (2.70%) AngularJS
8 6 (2.32%) RESTful
8 6 (2.32%) CSS3
9 5 (1.93%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 57 (22.01%) Analytical Skills
2 50 (19.31%) Computer Science
3 16 (6.18%) iPhone
3 16 (6.18%) iPad
3 16 (6.18%) Cryptography
4 13 (5.02%) Mobile App
5 12 (4.63%) Over-the-Top Content
5 12 (4.63%) User Experience
5 12 (4.63%) Streaming Video
6 10 (3.86%) Statistics
7 9 (3.47%) Management Information System
8 8 (3.09%) Video on Demand
9 7 (2.70%) Mathematics
10 4 (1.54%) Physics
10 4 (1.54%) Client/Server
10 4 (1.54%) DTV
10 4 (1.54%) Credit Risk
10 4 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (1.16%) GIS
11 3 (1.16%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 53 (20.46%) Windows
2 20 (7.72%) Android
3 19 (7.34%) Apple iOS
4 16 (6.18%) Mac OS X
5 11 (4.25%) Linux
6 10 (3.86%) Mac OS
7 5 (1.93%) Windows 7
7 5 (1.93%) CentOS
7 5 (1.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (1.93%) UNIX
8 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.39%) Debian
8 1 (0.39%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (39.38%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (13.13%) OO
3 31 (11.97%) Project Management
4 28 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
4 28 (10.81%) Software Engineering
5 27 (10.42%) Unit Testing
6 26 (10.04%) Mentoring
7 25 (9.65%) UML
8 24 (9.27%) DRM
8 24 (9.27%) Scrum
8 24 (9.27%) Web Application Development
9 21 (8.11%) Coaching
9 21 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
9 21 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
9 21 (8.11%) ETL
10 20 (7.72%) PRINCE2
10 20 (7.72%) Migration
10 20 (7.72%) Business Analysis
11 18 (6.95%) ITIL
11 18 (6.95%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 80 (30.89%) SQL
2 46 (17.76%) C++
2 46 (17.76%) Java
3 44 (16.99%) JavaScript
4 38 (14.67%) C
5 26 (10.04%) C#
6 20 (7.72%) Objective-C
7 13 (5.02%) PHP
8 12 (4.63%) T-SQL
9 7 (2.70%) VB.NET
10 6 (2.32%) Python
10 6 (2.32%) RPG
11 5 (1.93%) Bash Shell
11 5 (1.93%) RPG/400
11 5 (1.93%) RPG IV
11 5 (1.93%) R
11 5 (1.93%) Perl
12 4 (1.54%) MATLAB
12 4 (1.54%) Korn
13 2 (0.77%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (10.81%) ISEB
2 17 (6.56%) ISTQB
3 12 (4.63%) HND
4 9 (3.47%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (3.47%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 8 (3.09%) PMP
5 8 (3.09%) PMI Certification
6 7 (2.70%) HNC
6 7 (2.70%) MCDBA
7 6 (2.32%) Security Cleared
8 5 (1.93%) CRISC
8 5 (1.93%) GSEC
8 5 (1.93%) CISA
8 5 (1.93%) CISM
8 5 (1.93%) CISSP
9 4 (1.54%) SAP Certification
10 3 (1.16%) SC Cleared
11 2 (0.77%) APMP
11 2 (0.77%) APMG
11 2 (0.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.02%) QA
2 7 (2.70%) SLA
3 5 (1.93%) ISO 9001
4 4 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.77%) IEC 61508
6 1 (0.39%) Basel II
System Software
1 8 (3.09%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.39%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (0.39%) WSUS
1 1 (0.39%) SCCM
1 1 (0.39%) yum
Vendors
1 60 (23.17%) Microsoft
2 24 (9.27%) Perforce
3 21 (8.11%) Oracle
4 16 (6.18%) Apple
5 14 (5.41%) VMware
6 11 (4.25%) SAP
7 6 (2.32%) MicroStrategy
8 5 (1.93%) Adobe
8 5 (1.93%) Red Hat
9 4 (1.54%) Guidewire
9 4 (1.54%) HP
10 3 (1.16%) Cognos
10 3 (1.16%) Business Objects
10 3 (1.16%) Telerik
10 3 (1.16%) Green Hills
11 2 (0.77%) Casewise
11 2 (0.77%) NetApp
11 2 (0.77%) Cisco
11 2 (0.77%) Teradata
12 1 (0.39%) Hyland
Bangor, Gwynedd
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Logical Systems (UK) Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South Wales
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wales
CITB
Posted: 3 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Asaph, Clwyd
Supertemps
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Conwy, Gwynedd
Supertemps
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sapiens (UK) Insurance Software Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Market Rate
Posted: 5 days ago
Wales
CGI
Salary: £40,000 - £48,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Velindre
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago