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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 17 11 15
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Permanent jobs citing Degree 156 227 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 11.88% 15.95% 11.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 42.74% 51.83% 38.48%
Number of salaries quoted 135 190 112
Median salary £34,500 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.42% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,700 £20,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £50,000 £49,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%
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
365 438 369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 27.80% 30.78% 29.06%
Number of salaries quoted 320 390 303
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region citing Degree as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 September 2016.

Degree Salary Histogram in Wales

Degree
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Wales region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -4 120 £32,837 -6.18% 6
Mid Wales - 17 £22,500 -
West Wales -15 15 £45,000 -35.71% 1
North Wales -6 4 £80,000 +166.66% 1
Degree
UK

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Degree.

1 98 (34.75%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (32.98%) Finance
3 82 (29.08%) Computer Science
4 65 (23.05%) SQL
5 58 (20.57%) Java
6 52 (18.44%) Project Management
7 47 (16.67%) C++
8 43 (15.25%) SDLC
9 42 (14.89%) Microsoft
10 41 (14.54%) Mathematics
10 41 (14.54%) Analytical Skills
11 40 (14.18%) C#
12 38 (13.48%) Software Engineering
12 38 (13.48%) Business Analysis
13 35 (12.41%) Advertising
13 35 (12.41%) HTML
14 34 (12.06%) SQL Server
15 33 (11.70%) Stakeholder Management
16 32 (11.35%) JavaScript
17 30 (10.64%) Windows
17 30 (10.64%) User Experience
18 29 (10.28%) ITIL
18 29 (10.28%) MS Excel
18 29 (10.28%) C
19 28 (9.93%) CSS
20 27 (9.57%) Physics
21 26 (9.22%) ISEB
21 26 (9.22%) Management Information System
22 24 (8.51%) MS Office
22 24 (8.51%) Oracle

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (4.26%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.77%) Apache
2 5 (1.77%) IIS
2 5 (1.77%) SAS
3 4 (1.42%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (1.06%) JBoss
5 2 (0.71%) Apache Pig
5 2 (0.71%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (0.71%) OpenStack
5 2 (0.71%) Oracle 10gAS
5 2 (0.71%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.35%) CMS
6 1 (0.35%) Confluence
6 1 (0.35%) Drupal
6 1 (0.35%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.35%) NetWeaver
6 1 (0.35%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 29 (10.28%) MS Excel
2 24 (8.51%) MS Office
3 4 (1.42%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (1.42%) SPSS
4 1 (0.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.42%) Unit4 Business World
2 3 (1.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.48%) SaaS
2 4 (1.42%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (1.42%) Office 365
3 3 (1.06%) IaaS
4 2 (0.71%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.84%) DNS
1 8 (2.84%) Firewall
1 8 (2.84%) Internet
1 8 (2.84%) VPN
2 4 (1.42%) Broadband
2 4 (1.42%) LAN
2 4 (1.42%) TCP/IP
2 4 (1.42%) VoIP
2 4 (1.42%) WAN
2 4 (1.42%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (1.06%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (1.06%) Structured Cabling
4 2 (0.71%) DHCP
4 2 (0.71%) Intranet
4 2 (0.71%) Wireless
5 1 (0.35%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.35%) FTP
5 1 (0.35%) HTTP
5 1 (0.35%) TACACS
5 1 (0.35%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (12.06%) SQL Server
2 16 (5.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (2.84%) MySQL
4 5 (1.77%) MongoDB
4 5 (1.77%) NoSQL
4 5 (1.77%) Relational Database
4 5 (1.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (1.42%) Data Mining
5 4 (1.42%) Oracle Database
5 4 (1.42%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (1.42%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (1.06%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (1.06%) DB2
6 3 (1.06%) Neo4j
6 3 (1.06%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.71%) Apache Hive
7 2 (0.71%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.71%) Mahout
7 2 (0.71%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 9 (3.19%) Subversion
2 7 (2.48%) Jenkins
3 6 (2.13%) Git (software)
3 6 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (1.77%) JUnit
5 4 (1.42%) ClearQuest
5 4 (1.42%) JIRA
5 4 (1.42%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (1.42%) Selenium
5 4 (1.42%) SoapUI
6 3 (1.06%) Maven
6 3 (1.06%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.71%) ClearCase
7 2 (0.71%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.71%) Hudson
7 2 (0.71%) IntelliJ
7 2 (0.71%) MorphX
7 2 (0.71%) NetBeans
7 2 (0.71%) PVCS
7 2 (0.71%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 93 (32.98%) Finance
2 35 (12.41%) Advertising
3 15 (5.32%) Marketing
3 15 (5.32%) Telecoms
4 11 (3.90%) Manufacturing
5 9 (3.19%) Electronics
6 5 (1.77%) Banking
7 4 (1.42%) Back Office
7 4 (1.42%) Billing
8 3 (1.06%) Local Government
8 3 (1.06%) Retail
9 2 (0.71%) Automotive
9 2 (0.71%) Games
9 2 (0.71%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.35%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.35%) Legal
10 1 (0.35%) Military
10 1 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.35%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 83 (29.43%) Analyst
2 68 (24.11%) Developer
3 38 (13.48%) Business Analyst
4 23 (8.16%) Graduate
4 23 (8.16%) Software Engineer
5 21 (7.45%) Consultant
5 21 (7.45%) Software Developer
6 18 (6.38%) Junior
7 16 (5.67%) Java Developer
8 14 (4.96%) Graduate Developer
8 14 (4.96%) Senior Analyst
9 13 (4.61%) Research Engineer
9 13 (4.61%) Senior Developer
10 12 (4.26%) IT Support
11 11 (3.90%) IT Manager
12 10 (3.55%) Product Analyst
13 9 (3.19%) Junior Developer
13 9 (3.19%) Support Analyst
14 8 (2.84%) Product Consultant
14 8 (2.84%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (12.41%) HTML
2 28 (9.93%) CSS
3 22 (7.80%) Web Services
4 21 (7.45%) .NET
5 18 (6.38%) jQuery
6 16 (5.67%) Spring
7 14 (4.96%) XML
8 13 (4.61%) Ajax
8 13 (4.61%) Natural Language Processing
8 13 (4.61%) SOAP
9 12 (4.26%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 12 (4.26%) STL
10 11 (3.90%) Hibernate
11 9 (3.19%) Java EE
12 8 (2.84%) J2EE
12 8 (2.84%) JSON
12 8 (2.84%) RESTful
13 7 (2.48%) AngularJS
13 7 (2.48%) ASP.NET
13 7 (2.48%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 82 (29.08%) Computer Science
2 41 (14.54%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (14.54%) Mathematics
3 30 (10.64%) User Experience
4 27 (9.57%) Physics
5 26 (9.22%) Management Information System
6 18 (6.38%) Statistics
7 16 (5.67%) Enterprise Software
8 13 (4.61%) Artificial Intelligence
8 13 (4.61%) Health Informatics
8 13 (4.61%) Informatics
8 13 (4.61%) Life Science
9 10 (3.55%) iSeries
10 8 (2.84%) AS400
11 6 (2.13%) Algorithms
11 6 (2.13%) Client/Server
11 6 (2.13%) Data Structures
12 5 (1.77%) Data Centre
13 4 (1.42%) Mobile App
14 3 (1.06%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 30 (10.64%) Windows
2 18 (6.38%) Windows Server
3 10 (3.55%) Linux
3 10 (3.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (2.13%) Android
4 6 (2.13%) Unix
4 6 (2.13%) Windows 7
4 6 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (1.42%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.06%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.71%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.35%) CatOS
8 1 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (34.75%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (18.44%) Project Management
3 43 (15.25%) SDLC
4 38 (13.48%) Business Analysis
4 38 (13.48%) Software Engineering
5 33 (11.70%) Stakeholder Management
6 29 (10.28%) ITIL
7 22 (7.80%) Scrum
8 21 (7.45%) Continuous Improvement
8 21 (7.45%) Data Analysis
8 21 (7.45%) Service Management
9 18 (6.38%) Mentoring
9 18 (6.38%) UML
10 16 (5.67%) Feasibility Study
10 16 (5.67%) ITSM
11 15 (5.32%) Machine Learning
12 14 (4.96%) MVC
12 14 (4.96%) Service Delivery
12 14 (4.96%) User Stories
12 14 (4.96%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 65 (23.05%) SQL
2 58 (20.57%) Java
3 47 (16.67%) C++
4 40 (14.18%) C#
5 32 (11.35%) JavaScript
6 29 (10.28%) C
7 23 (8.16%) Python
8 18 (6.38%) T-SQL
9 10 (3.55%) PHP
10 6 (2.13%) RPG
10 6 (2.13%) RPG IV
10 6 (2.13%) RPG/400
10 6 (2.13%) VB
11 5 (1.77%) Embedded C
11 5 (1.77%) PL/SQL
12 4 (1.42%) Delphi
12 4 (1.42%) Embedded C++
12 4 (1.42%) Groovy
12 4 (1.42%) Perl
12 4 (1.42%) R
Qualifications
1 26 (9.22%) ISEB
2 15 (5.32%) CBAP
3 10 (3.55%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (2.84%) HND
4 8 (2.84%) Security Cleared
5 7 (2.48%) IIBA
5 7 (2.48%) SC Cleared
6 6 (2.13%) BPSS Clearance
6 6 (2.13%) MCITP
6 6 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (2.13%) Postgraduate
7 5 (1.77%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (1.42%) CISSP
8 4 (1.42%) ISEB Practitioner
9 3 (1.06%) CCNA
9 3 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (1.06%) Sun Certification
10 2 (0.71%) CCNP
10 2 (0.71%) CISA
10 2 (0.71%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.96%) SLA
2 4 (1.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (1.42%) QA
3 3 (1.06%) BS7799
4 2 (0.71%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.71%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (5.32%) Active Directory
2 10 (3.55%) Firmware
2 10 (3.55%) Hyper-V
2 10 (3.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.35%) Docker
3 1 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (2.13%) NetBackup
2 4 (1.42%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.71%) Puppet
3 2 (0.71%) SCCM
4 1 (0.35%) Ansible
Vendors
1 42 (14.89%) Microsoft
2 24 (8.51%) Oracle
3 17 (6.03%) Cisco
4 10 (3.55%) VMware
5 9 (3.19%) SAP
5 9 (3.19%) Veeam
6 6 (2.13%) 3PAR
6 6 (2.13%) HP
6 6 (2.13%) IBM
6 6 (2.13%) Veritas
7 5 (1.77%) SolarWinds
8 4 (1.42%) Fortinet
8 4 (1.42%) Guidewire
9 3 (1.06%) Aerohive Networks
10 2 (0.71%) Atlassian
10 2 (0.71%) Kaspersky
10 2 (0.71%) Serena
10 2 (0.71%) Sun
11 1 (0.35%) Perforce
11 1 (0.35%) Red Hat
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