The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Wales region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 14 15 21
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Permanent jobs citing Degree 152 148 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 12.53% 11.85% 9.84%
As % of the Qualifications category 33.48% 43.92% 31.05%
Number of salaries quoted 122 122 101
Average salary £35,783 £32,500 £34,453
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.10% -5.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,100 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Qualifications Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
454 337 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 37.43% 26.98% 31.68%
Number of salaries quoted 377 292 308
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Degree
UK

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 17 April 2014.

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 17 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +6 131 £35,783 +5.24% 25
North Wales +6 7 £37,500 +38.88%
West Wales -14 5 £30,502 -18.66% 5
Mid Wales -1 3 £40,000 +7.38% 2
Degree
UK

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 97 (38.34%) SQL
2 79 (31.23%) Banking
3 78 (30.83%) Telecoms
4 76 (30.04%) Unit Testing
5 63 (24.90%) HTML
6 57 (22.53%) Java
7 48 (18.97%) .NET
7 48 (18.97%) CSS
8 44 (17.39%) XML
9 42 (16.60%) RPG
9 42 (16.60%) Computer Science
9 42 (16.60%) RPG IV
10 38 (15.02%) Web Services
10 38 (15.02%) Microsoft
11 37 (14.62%) J2EE
12 35 (13.83%) JavaScript
13 34 (13.44%) Finance
14 32 (12.65%) C#
15 30 (11.86%) Hibernate
16 29 (11.46%) Software Engineering
16 29 (11.46%) jQuery
17 28 (11.07%) Relational Database
18 25 (9.88%) DB2
19 24 (9.49%) Marketing
19 24 (9.49%) INSURE/90
19 24 (9.49%) MS Excel
20 22 (8.70%) JSP
20 22 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
20 22 (8.70%) Electronics
21 21 (8.30%) C

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 19 (7.51%) Tomcat
1 19 (7.51%) WebSphere
2 18 (7.11%) WebSphere Application Server
3 12 (4.74%) IIS
4 8 (3.16%) SharePoint
5 5 (1.98%) WebLogic
5 5 (1.98%) CMS
6 2 (0.79%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.79%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.40%) WorkSite
7 1 (0.40%) Mule
7 1 (0.40%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 24 (9.49%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.56%) MS Office
3 5 (1.98%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.40%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.40%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.40%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 24 (9.49%) INSURE/90
2 1 (0.40%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.40%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.40%) SAP PS
2 1 (0.40%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.40%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.40%) SAP PM
2 1 (0.40%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.40%) SAP HCM
2 1 (0.40%) SAP FI-AP
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.95%) Internet
2 9 (3.56%) Ethernet
3 5 (1.98%) SAN
3 5 (1.98%) NAS
4 3 (1.19%) SSL
4 3 (1.19%) HTTP
4 3 (1.19%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.79%) DNS
5 2 (0.79%) LAN
5 2 (0.79%) WAN
5 2 (0.79%) ASN.1
6 1 (0.40%) IMAP
6 1 (0.40%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.40%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.40%) ADSL
6 1 (0.40%) CTI
6 1 (0.40%) POP3
6 1 (0.40%) SMTP
6 1 (0.40%) DHCP
6 1 (0.40%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (11.07%) Relational Database
2 25 (9.88%) DB2
3 19 (7.51%) SQL Server
3 19 (7.51%) RDBMS
4 4 (1.58%) MySQL
5 3 (1.19%) MS Access
5 3 (1.19%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.40%) Jackrabbit
7 1 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.40%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.40%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 18 (7.11%) Eclipse
1 18 (7.11%) Rational Application Developer
2 16 (6.32%) Visual Studio
3 5 (1.98%) WebLogic Workshop
4 4 (1.58%) CruiseControl
4 4 (1.58%) Subversion
4 4 (1.58%) Maven
4 4 (1.58%) JIRA
4 4 (1.58%) Ant
4 4 (1.58%) Hudson
4 4 (1.58%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.19%) SoapUI
5 3 (1.19%) JBehave
5 3 (1.19%) WebDriver
5 3 (1.19%) JUnit
5 3 (1.19%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.19%) Selenium
6 2 (0.79%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.79%) Mercurial
General
1 79 (31.23%) Banking
2 78 (30.83%) Telecoms
3 34 (13.44%) Finance
4 24 (9.49%) Marketing
5 22 (8.70%) Electronics
6 19 (7.51%) Manufacturing
7 12 (4.74%) Billing
8 10 (3.95%) Games
9 8 (3.16%) Legal
10 7 (2.77%) Military
10 7 (2.77%) Advertising
11 5 (1.98%) Aerospace
12 4 (1.58%) Financial Institution
12 4 (1.58%) Avionics
12 4 (1.58%) Retail
13 2 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.40%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 99 (39.13%) Analyst
2 53 (20.95%) Senior Analyst
3 36 (14.23%) Developer
4 27 (10.67%) Software Engineer
5 25 (9.88%) Analyst Programmer
5 25 (9.88%) Programmer
5 25 (9.88%) Senior Analyst Programmer
5 25 (9.88%) Senior Programmer
6 14 (5.53%) .NET Developer
7 11 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
8 9 (3.56%) Graduate
8 9 (3.56%) Test Analyst
8 9 (3.56%) Technical Manager
9 8 (3.16%) Software Developer
9 8 (3.16%) Architect
10 7 (2.77%) Web Developer
10 7 (2.77%) Team Leader
10 7 (2.77%) Development Team Leader
10 7 (2.77%) Product Manager
10 7 (2.77%) Web Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (24.90%) HTML
2 48 (18.97%) .NET
2 48 (18.97%) CSS
3 44 (17.39%) XML
4 38 (15.02%) Web Services
5 37 (14.62%) J2EE
6 30 (11.86%) Hibernate
7 29 (11.46%) jQuery
8 22 (8.70%) JSP
9 19 (7.51%) Spring
10 17 (6.72%) ASP.NET
11 16 (6.32%) Ajax
12 14 (5.53%) .NET Framework
13 13 (5.14%) Struts
14 9 (3.56%) HTML5
14 9 (3.56%) CSS3
15 8 (3.16%) JSON
16 7 (2.77%) XHTML
17 6 (2.37%) EDI
17 6 (2.37%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 42 (16.60%) Computer Science
2 13 (5.14%) Mathematics
3 11 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (3.95%) Mobile App
4 10 (3.95%) Client/Server
5 9 (3.56%) Statistics
6 8 (3.16%) Physics
7 7 (2.77%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.79%) Firmware
8 2 (0.79%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.40%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.40%) Arduino
9 1 (0.40%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.40%) DTV
9 1 (0.40%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.40%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.40%) SCADA
9 1 (0.40%) NHS
9 1 (0.40%) W3C
9 1 (0.40%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 21 (8.30%) Windows
2 9 (3.56%) Linux
3 8 (3.16%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (2.77%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (2.37%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (1.98%) UNIX
7 4 (1.58%) Windows XP
8 3 (1.19%) Solaris
8 3 (1.19%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.79%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.79%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.79%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.40%) Android
10 1 (0.40%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.40%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (30.04%) Unit Testing
2 29 (11.46%) Software Engineering
3 22 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (8.30%) Project Management
5 19 (7.51%) Migration
5 19 (7.51%) Scrum
6 18 (7.11%) ETL
6 18 (7.11%) RAD
6 18 (7.11%) Data Migration
7 17 (6.72%) Change Management
8 16 (6.32%) ITIL
9 15 (5.93%) Web Development
10 14 (5.53%) OO
10 14 (5.53%) MVC
11 11 (4.35%) Web Design
11 11 (4.35%) ERP
12 10 (3.95%) PRINCE2
12 10 (3.95%) Configuration Management
12 10 (3.95%) Release Management
12 10 (3.95%) Market Research
Programming Languages
1 97 (38.34%) SQL
2 57 (22.53%) Java
3 42 (16.60%) RPG
3 42 (16.60%) RPG IV
4 35 (13.83%) JavaScript
5 32 (12.65%) C#
6 21 (8.30%) C
7 18 (7.11%) RPG/400
8 16 (6.32%) C++
9 12 (4.74%) VB
10 6 (2.37%) Embedded C
11 5 (1.98%) VB.NET
12 4 (1.58%) PHP
13 3 (1.19%) Python
13 3 (1.19%) VB6
13 3 (1.19%) Groovy
14 2 (0.79%) XPath
14 2 (0.79%) XQuery
14 2 (0.79%) VC++
15 1 (0.40%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (3.16%) ISEB
1 8 (3.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 8 (3.16%) ISTQB
2 7 (2.77%) Chartered Engineer
3 5 (1.98%) SAP Certification
3 5 (1.98%) HNC
4 3 (1.19%) RHCE
4 3 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (1.19%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.79%) CCNA
6 1 (0.40%) MCP
6 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.40%) MCSE
6 1 (0.40%) MCSA
6 1 (0.40%) PhD
6 1 (0.40%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.40%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.40%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.56%) QA
2 8 (3.16%) SLA
3 5 (1.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.98%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (1.98%) VMware ESX
1 5 (1.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.58%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.40%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.40%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.40%) OpenView
2 1 (0.40%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (0.40%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.40%) Netcool
2 1 (0.40%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 38 (15.02%) Microsoft
2 20 (7.91%) Oracle
3 19 (7.51%) IBM
4 12 (4.74%) Guidewire
5 10 (3.95%) VMware
5 10 (3.95%) HP
6 9 (3.56%) SAP
7 8 (3.16%) Cisco
7 8 (3.16%) NetApp
8 7 (2.77%) Siemens
8 7 (2.77%) Allen-Bradley
9 5 (1.98%) Brocade
9 5 (1.98%) 3PAR
10 3 (1.19%) Red Hat
10 3 (1.19%) Adobe
11 2 (0.79%) Sitecore
12 1 (0.40%) SolarWinds
12 1 (0.40%) F5
12 1 (0.40%) WatchGuard
12 1 (0.40%) SonicWALL
Cardiff
Huxley Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cwmbran, Gwent
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swansea
Huxley Associates
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 42,000
Posted: Yesterday
Newport
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newport
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newport
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Powys
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Full benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Wales
Adderley featherstone
Posted: Yesterday
Powys
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: Competitive + Full benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Wales
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: Yesterday
Rhondda Cynon Taff
Intapeople
Salary: £22000 to £29000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £40000 per annum - + Bonus + Healthcare + Pension 25 days
Posted: 2 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Acorn
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000 per annum + Car/Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Neath Port Talbot
Petrie Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £27,000 per year
Posted: 15 days ago
Cardiff
Huxley Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Swansea
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago