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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 19 25 18
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Permanent jobs citing Degree 114 79 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 8.37% 7.81% 11.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 32.66% 22.77% 46.21%
Number of salaries quoted 87 61 106
Average salary £30,565 £38,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.61% +32.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £20,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
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
349 347 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 25.62% 34.29% 24.07%
Number of salaries quoted 302 289 231
Average salary £38,400 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,600 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £60,000
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 4 March 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 4 March 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 +7 100 £32,500 -16.19% 16
North Wales -16 6 £28,000 +6.66% 4
West Wales +11 5 £27,500 -17.52% 2
Mid Wales -2 3 £20,000 -50.00%
Degree
UK

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 95 (36.40%) SQL
2 78 (29.89%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (24.14%) Finance
4 61 (23.37%) Microsoft
4 61 (23.37%) Computer Science
5 47 (18.01%) HTML
6 46 (17.62%) SQL Server
7 45 (17.24%) Banking
8 42 (16.09%) Software Engineering
9 40 (15.33%) Java
10 39 (14.94%) C++
10 39 (14.94%) Windows
11 38 (14.56%) .NET
11 38 (14.56%) JavaScript
11 38 (14.56%) Unit Testing
11 38 (14.56%) Analytical Skills
12 37 (14.18%) Telecoms
13 35 (13.41%) C
14 34 (13.03%) C#
15 31 (11.88%) MS Excel
16 30 (11.49%) OO
17 28 (10.73%) Business Intelligence
17 28 (10.73%) Project Management
18 27 (10.34%) CSS
19 26 (9.96%) XML
20 23 (8.81%) Internet
20 23 (8.81%) ETL
21 21 (8.05%) ITIL
21 21 (8.05%) Migration
21 21 (8.05%) Business Analysis

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 (3.45%) SAS
2 4 (1.53%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (1.15%) CMS
4 2 (0.77%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.77%) Apache
4 2 (0.77%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.77%) Lync
5 1 (0.38%) Node.js
5 1 (0.38%) WordPress
5 1 (0.38%) DNN
5 1 (0.38%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.38%) IIS
Applications
1 31 (11.88%) MS Excel
2 19 (7.28%) MS Office
3 11 (4.21%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (3.83%) MS Project
5 8 (3.07%) AutoCAD
6 7 (2.68%) MS Visio
7 6 (2.30%) Photoshop
8 5 (1.92%) SPSS
9 4 (1.53%) Fireworks
9 4 (1.53%) Adobe Illustrator
9 4 (1.53%) EViews
9 4 (1.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.53%) INSURE/90
3 3 (1.15%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.77%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.77%) SAP Business One
4 2 (0.77%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.38%) Sage 50
5 1 (0.38%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.38%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.38%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.38%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.92%) PaaS
1 5 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.38%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 23 (8.81%) Internet
2 20 (7.66%) HTTP
3 12 (4.60%) DVB
4 10 (3.83%) LAN
4 10 (3.83%) VPN
4 10 (3.83%) Firewall
5 8 (3.07%) WAN
6 6 (2.30%) SAN
6 6 (2.30%) TCP/IP
6 6 (2.30%) Wireless
7 4 (1.53%) DNS
7 4 (1.53%) DHCP
7 4 (1.53%) FTP
7 4 (1.53%) WLAN
7 4 (1.53%) Network Security
7 4 (1.53%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (0.77%) SSL
8 2 (0.77%) IPv4
8 2 (0.77%) IPv6
8 2 (0.77%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (17.62%) SQL Server
2 17 (6.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (6.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (5.75%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (4.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 11 (4.21%) Relational Database
6 11 (4.21%) Big Data
6 11 (4.21%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (3.45%) MySQL
7 9 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
8 6 (2.30%) Oracle Database 11g
8 6 (2.30%) Oracle Database
9 5 (1.92%) Azure SQL Database
9 5 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (1.53%) OLTP
11 3 (1.15%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 3 (1.15%) Oracle Discoverer
12 2 (0.77%) DataStage
12 2 (0.77%) MS Access
12 2 (0.77%) DB2
Development Applications
1 12 (4.60%) JIRA
2 10 (3.83%) Visual Studio
3 5 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (1.53%) Selenium
4 4 (1.53%) Cucumber
5 3 (1.15%) GCC
5 3 (1.15%) Subversion
5 3 (1.15%) Dreamweaver
6 2 (0.77%) TestDirector
6 2 (0.77%) Automake
6 2 (0.77%) GDB
6 2 (0.77%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.38%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.38%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.38%) MSTest
7 1 (0.38%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.38%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (0.38%) FitNesse
7 1 (0.38%) Bugzilla
General
1 63 (24.14%) Finance
2 45 (17.24%) Banking
3 37 (14.18%) Telecoms
4 17 (6.51%) Advertising
5 11 (4.21%) Marketing
6 8 (3.07%) Retail
7 6 (2.30%) Aerospace
7 6 (2.30%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.92%) Legal
8 5 (1.92%) Automotive
8 5 (1.92%) Electronics
9 4 (1.53%) Multimedia
9 4 (1.53%) Billing
10 3 (1.15%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.77%) Games
11 2 (0.77%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.38%) Local Government
12 1 (0.38%) French Language
12 1 (0.38%) German Language
12 1 (0.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 94 (36.02%) Analyst
2 80 (30.65%) Developer
3 39 (14.94%) Senior Analyst
4 31 (11.88%) Programmer
5 27 (10.34%) Analyst Programmer
5 27 (10.34%) Senior Programmer
5 27 (10.34%) Senior Analyst Programmer
6 25 (9.58%) Business Analyst
7 23 (8.81%) Senior Developer
8 21 (8.05%) Developer Analyst
9 20 (7.66%) Software Engineer
10 18 (6.90%) Software Developer
11 15 (5.75%) Test Analyst
12 13 (4.98%) Graduate
13 11 (4.21%) Senior Software Engineer
13 11 (4.21%) Architect
14 10 (3.83%) Junior
14 10 (3.83%) C++ Developer
15 9 (3.45%) Team Leader
15 9 (3.45%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (18.01%) HTML
2 38 (14.56%) .NET
3 27 (10.34%) CSS
4 26 (9.96%) XML
5 20 (7.66%) Web Services
6 18 (6.90%) ASP.NET
7 15 (5.75%) HTML5
8 12 (4.60%) J2EE
8 12 (4.60%) jQuery
9 9 (3.45%) SOAP
10 8 (3.07%) Struts
10 8 (3.07%) Hibernate
10 8 (3.07%) WebKit
11 7 (2.68%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 7 (2.68%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (2.30%) Servlets
12 6 (2.30%) OpenGL
12 6 (2.30%) WCF
12 6 (2.30%) .NET Framework
12 6 (2.30%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 61 (23.37%) Computer Science
2 38 (14.56%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (4.98%) Mathematics
4 12 (4.60%) Over-the-Top Content
5 10 (3.83%) Mobile App
6 8 (3.07%) Streaming Video
6 8 (3.07%) iPhone
6 8 (3.07%) iPad
6 8 (3.07%) Video on Demand
6 8 (3.07%) Cryptography
7 7 (2.68%) GIS
8 6 (2.30%) Management Information System
8 6 (2.30%) Statistics
9 5 (1.92%) User Experience
9 5 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.92%) Physics
10 4 (1.53%) DTV
10 4 (1.53%) Fixed Income
10 4 (1.53%) Credit Risk
11 3 (1.15%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 39 (14.94%) Windows
2 14 (5.36%) Android
3 13 (4.98%) UNIX
4 11 (4.21%) Apple iOS
5 10 (3.83%) Linux
6 8 (3.07%) Mac OS X
7 5 (1.92%) Mac OS
8 4 (1.53%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (29.89%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (16.09%) Software Engineering
3 38 (14.56%) Unit Testing
4 30 (11.49%) OO
5 28 (10.73%) Business Intelligence
5 28 (10.73%) Project Management
6 23 (8.81%) ETL
7 21 (8.05%) ITIL
7 21 (8.05%) Migration
7 21 (8.05%) Business Analysis
7 21 (8.05%) Mentoring
8 20 (7.66%) Coaching
8 20 (7.66%) Data Migration
8 20 (7.66%) PRINCE2
9 19 (7.28%) Stakeholder Management
10 18 (6.90%) Scrum
10 18 (6.90%) UML
11 17 (6.51%) MVC
12 15 (5.75%) OOD
13 14 (5.36%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 95 (36.40%) SQL
2 40 (15.33%) Java
3 39 (14.94%) C++
4 38 (14.56%) JavaScript
5 35 (13.41%) C
6 34 (13.03%) C#
7 13 (4.98%) T-SQL
8 11 (4.21%) Python
9 9 (3.45%) Objective-C
9 9 (3.45%) PHP
10 6 (2.30%) VB.NET
10 6 (2.30%) RPG
11 5 (1.92%) RPG/400
11 5 (1.92%) RPG IV
11 5 (1.92%) R
12 4 (1.53%) VC++
12 4 (1.53%) MATLAB
13 3 (1.15%) TypeScript
13 3 (1.15%) CoffeeScript
13 3 (1.15%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 20 (7.66%) ISEB
2 14 (5.36%) ISTQB
3 10 (3.83%) HND
4 9 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (3.07%) HNC
6 7 (2.68%) MCDBA
7 6 (2.30%) VCP4
8 4 (1.53%) Security Cleared
9 3 (1.15%) APMG
10 2 (0.77%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.77%) RHCE
10 2 (0.77%) CCIE
10 2 (0.77%) SAP Certification
10 2 (0.77%) CCA
10 2 (0.77%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.38%) CRISC
11 1 (0.38%) GSEC
11 1 (0.38%) APMP
11 1 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.21%) SLA
2 7 (2.68%) QA
3 6 (2.30%) IEC 61508
4 5 (1.92%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.77%) ISO 14001
5 2 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.38%) Basel II
System Software
1 7 (2.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.92%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.15%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (1.15%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.38%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.38%) Firmware
4 1 (0.38%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (0.38%) CA Spectrum
1 1 (0.38%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (0.38%) SCCM
1 1 (0.38%) WSUS
1 1 (0.38%) OPNET
1 1 (0.38%) Nagios
1 1 (0.38%) OpenView
Vendors
1 61 (23.37%) Microsoft
2 20 (7.66%) Oracle
3 18 (6.90%) VMware
4 12 (4.60%) SAP
4 12 (4.60%) Perforce
5 10 (3.83%) Cisco
6 8 (3.07%) Apple
7 7 (2.68%) MicroStrategy
7 7 (2.68%) HP
8 4 (1.53%) Adobe
8 4 (1.53%) Business Objects
8 4 (1.53%) Guidewire
9 3 (1.15%) Casewise
9 3 (1.15%) Teradata
9 3 (1.15%) Cognos
9 3 (1.15%) Juniper
10 2 (0.77%) NetApp
10 2 (0.77%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.77%) CheckPoint
10 2 (0.77%) Telerik
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
South Wales
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: c.£38K + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wrexham, Clwyd
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bangor, Gwynedd
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
South Wales
CPS Group UK
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
North Wales
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Newport
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Newport
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Hengoed, Mid Glamorgan
eInfinity Limited
Salary: £21,000 per annum plus Mileage, Benefits, Bonuses and Training
Posted: 13 days ago
Hengoed, Mid Glamorgan
eInfinity Limited
Salary: £14,000 per annum plus Benefits, Bonuses and Training Opportunities
Posted: 13 days ago
Denbighshire
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 14 days ago
Pembrokeshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
South Wales
Computer Futures
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + pension
Posted: 20 days ago
Cardiff
Real Staffing
Salary: £32200 - £39800 per annum + Flexible Benefits Package
Posted: 22 days ago
Cardiff
Churchill Frank
Posted: 22 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago