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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 12 14 24
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +10
Permanent jobs citing Degree 210 156 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 14.98% 12.06% 8.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 51.09% 38.24% 29.82%
Number of salaries quoted 178 128 90
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £18,925 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,750 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
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
411 408 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 29.32% 31.55% 26.82%
Number of salaries quoted 366 342 309
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 +4 178 £35,000 +20.15% 22
North Wales +6 12 £27,500 -23.61% 2
West Wales +7 10 £70,000 +133.33%
Degree
UK

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 147 (39.73%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (28.11%) Computer Science
3 93 (25.14%) SQL
4 90 (24.32%) Analytical Skills
5 88 (23.78%) Java
6 86 (23.24%) Microsoft
6 86 (23.24%) Finance
7 79 (21.35%) Windows
8 75 (20.27%) C#
9 70 (18.92%) SQL Server
10 67 (18.11%) HTML
11 65 (17.57%) .NET
12 58 (15.68%) JavaScript
13 57 (15.41%) Scrum
14 56 (15.14%) Telecoms
15 55 (14.86%) MS Excel
15 55 (14.86%) Linux
16 49 (13.24%) XML
16 49 (13.24%) Software Engineering
17 44 (11.89%) Banking
18 42 (11.35%) C++
19 40 (10.81%) Project Management
20 38 (10.27%) ISEB
21 37 (10.00%) PHP
22 36 (9.73%) MVC
23 35 (9.46%) ASP.NET
23 35 (9.46%) Continuous Integration
24 34 (9.19%) UML
25 33 (8.92%) OO
25 33 (8.92%) MS Office

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 (2.43%) Confluence
2 5 (1.35%) IIS
2 5 (1.35%) Tomcat
2 5 (1.35%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.08%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (1.08%) WebSphere
4 3 (0.81%) Apache
5 2 (0.54%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (0.54%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.54%) SAS
6 1 (0.27%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.27%) CMS
6 1 (0.27%) JBoss
6 1 (0.27%) ArcSDE
6 1 (0.27%) Umbraco
Applications
1 55 (14.86%) MS Excel
2 33 (8.92%) MS Office
3 24 (6.49%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (3.51%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.35%) MS Project
6 3 (0.81%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.54%) FrameMaker
8 1 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.27%) InDesign
8 1 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (1.35%) INSURE/90
2 1 (0.27%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.08%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (1.08%) SaaS
2 3 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 27 (7.30%) HTTP
2 21 (5.68%) DVB
3 20 (5.41%) SNMP
4 18 (4.86%) Internet
5 17 (4.59%) OSPF
5 17 (4.59%) BGP
5 17 (4.59%) DHCP
5 17 (4.59%) Ethernet
5 17 (4.59%) Broadband
5 17 (4.59%) VRRP
6 15 (4.05%) GPON
6 15 (4.05%) 802.11
7 11 (2.97%) TCP/IP
8 10 (2.70%) SAN
9 6 (1.62%) VoIP
10 5 (1.35%) DNS
10 5 (1.35%) Firewall
10 5 (1.35%) Network Security
11 3 (0.81%) Multicast
11 3 (0.81%) Unicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (18.92%) SQL Server
2 16 (4.32%) SQL Server 2000
3 12 (3.24%) DB2
4 10 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (2.70%) MySQL
5 8 (2.16%) Relational Database
5 8 (2.16%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (1.89%) MongoDB
7 6 (1.62%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (1.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (1.62%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (1.35%) NoSQL
9 3 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (0.81%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (0.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (0.54%) OLAP
10 2 (0.54%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.54%) Big Data
11 1 (0.27%) SQLPlus
11 1 (0.27%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 27 (7.30%) JIRA
2 22 (5.95%) Cucumber
3 18 (4.86%) Jenkins
4 15 (4.05%) Selenium
5 13 (3.51%) Subversion
6 10 (2.70%) JUnit
6 10 (2.70%) Eclipse
6 10 (2.70%) Behat
7 9 (2.43%) TestLink
8 8 (2.16%) SoapUI
9 7 (1.89%) ClearQuest
9 7 (1.89%) Visual Studio
9 7 (1.89%) Git (software)
9 7 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (1.62%) Maven
10 6 (1.62%) JMeter
11 5 (1.35%) NetBeans
11 5 (1.35%) ClearCase
11 5 (1.35%) Hudson
12 4 (1.08%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 86 (23.24%) Finance
2 56 (15.14%) Telecoms
3 44 (11.89%) Banking
4 28 (7.57%) Marketing
5 21 (5.68%) Back Office
6 15 (4.05%) Advertising
7 10 (2.70%) Games
8 9 (2.43%) Retail
9 8 (2.16%) Aerospace
10 6 (1.62%) Automotive
11 5 (1.35%) Manufacturing
12 4 (1.08%) Military
12 4 (1.08%) Multimedia
12 4 (1.08%) Retail Banking
13 3 (0.81%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.54%) Law
14 2 (0.54%) Legal
15 1 (0.27%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 97 (26.22%) Analyst
2 94 (25.41%) Developer
3 36 (9.73%) .NET Developer
4 29 (7.84%) Test Analyst
5 28 (7.57%) Software Engineer
6 27 (7.30%) Senior Analyst
7 25 (6.76%) Junior
8 24 (6.49%) Project Manager
8 24 (6.49%) Business Analyst
9 23 (6.22%) Graduate
10 22 (5.95%) C# Developer
10 22 (5.95%) C# .NET Developer
11 18 (4.86%) Support Analyst
12 17 (4.59%) NOC Engineer
12 17 (4.59%) Senior NOC Engineer
13 16 (4.32%) QA Analyst
14 15 (4.05%) Senior Developer
14 15 (4.05%) Java Developer
15 14 (3.78%) Software Developer
16 12 (3.24%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (18.11%) HTML
2 65 (17.57%) .NET
3 49 (13.24%) XML
4 35 (9.46%) ASP.NET
5 32 (8.65%) CSS
6 26 (7.03%) AngularJS
7 20 (5.41%) SOAP
8 18 (4.86%) Web Services
8 18 (4.86%) jQuery
9 17 (4.59%) REST
10 16 (4.32%) PlayReady
11 15 (4.05%) 802.1X
12 14 (3.78%) Ajax
12 14 (3.78%) Spring
13 12 (3.24%) JSON
14 10 (2.70%) RESTful
15 9 (2.43%) Java EE
16 8 (2.16%) JPA
17 7 (1.89%) iOS SDK
18 6 (1.62%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 104 (28.11%) Computer Science
2 90 (24.32%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (4.05%) Mathematics
4 14 (3.78%) Statistics
4 14 (3.78%) User Experience
5 13 (3.51%) Client/Server
6 9 (2.43%) Management Information System
7 8 (2.16%) Physics
7 8 (2.16%) Cryptography
7 8 (2.16%) iPhone
7 8 (2.16%) iPad
8 7 (1.89%) iSeries
8 7 (1.89%) DTV
9 5 (1.35%) Web 2.0
9 5 (1.35%) Mobile App
9 5 (1.35%) Data Centre
10 4 (1.08%) IPTV
10 4 (1.08%) AS400
10 4 (1.08%) Streaming Video
11 3 (0.81%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 79 (21.35%) Windows
2 55 (14.86%) Linux
3 16 (4.32%) Apple iOS
4 14 (3.78%) Android
5 12 (3.24%) UNIX
6 10 (2.70%) Mac OS
6 10 (2.70%) CentOS
7 9 (2.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (2.16%) Mac OS X
9 6 (1.62%) Solaris
10 5 (1.35%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.54%) VxWorks
11 2 (0.54%) Debian
12 1 (0.27%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.27%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (39.73%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (15.41%) Scrum
3 49 (13.24%) Software Engineering
4 40 (10.81%) Project Management
5 36 (9.73%) MVC
6 35 (9.46%) Continuous Integration
7 34 (9.19%) UML
8 33 (8.92%) OO
9 26 (7.03%) Web Development
10 25 (6.76%) Business Analysis
10 25 (6.76%) ITIL
11 22 (5.95%) Six Sigma
11 22 (5.95%) Risk Management
11 22 (5.95%) Change Management
11 22 (5.95%) Software Testing
12 21 (5.68%) Use Case
12 21 (5.68%) Continuous Improvement
13 20 (5.41%) Test Automation
13 20 (5.41%) Test Scripting
13 20 (5.41%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 93 (25.14%) SQL
2 88 (23.78%) Java
3 75 (20.27%) C#
4 58 (15.68%) JavaScript
5 42 (11.35%) C++
6 37 (10.00%) PHP
7 27 (7.30%) T-SQL
8 24 (6.49%) Objective-C
9 23 (6.22%) C
10 13 (3.51%) Perl
11 12 (3.24%) Korn
12 10 (2.70%) Bash Shell
13 9 (2.43%) VB.NET
14 6 (1.62%) Python
15 5 (1.35%) RPG
15 5 (1.35%) RPG/400
15 5 (1.35%) RPG IV
16 4 (1.08%) PowerShell
17 2 (0.54%) VB
17 2 (0.54%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 38 (10.27%) ISEB
2 28 (7.57%) Cisco Certification
3 26 (7.03%) CCNA
4 18 (4.86%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 16 (4.32%) PMP
5 16 (4.32%) PMI Certification
6 13 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (2.97%) Security Cleared
8 10 (2.70%) HND
9 9 (2.43%) CCNP
9 9 (2.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 8 (2.16%) SC Cleared
11 7 (1.89%) ISTQB
12 5 (1.35%) MCSE
12 5 (1.35%) MCSA
13 4 (1.08%) MCP
13 4 (1.08%) SAP Certification
13 4 (1.08%) CISA
13 4 (1.08%) CISM
13 4 (1.08%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (8.65%) QA
2 7 (1.89%) SLA
3 4 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.08%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.54%) DO-178B
System Software
1 15 (4.05%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.62%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.08%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (1.89%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.27%) yum
2 1 (0.27%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 86 (23.24%) Microsoft
2 24 (6.49%) Cisco
3 23 (6.22%) Oracle
4 17 (4.59%) Perforce
5 14 (3.78%) VMware
5 14 (3.78%) Red Hat
6 10 (2.70%) Apple
6 10 (2.70%) HP
7 6 (1.62%) SAP
7 6 (1.62%) IBM
8 5 (1.35%) Barracuda Networks
8 5 (1.35%) Veeam
8 5 (1.35%) Red Gate
9 4 (1.08%) Green Hills
10 3 (0.81%) Atlassian
10 3 (0.81%) Adobe
11 1 (0.27%) Borland
11 1 (0.27%) Unisys
11 1 (0.27%) Ruckus Wireless
11 1 (0.27%) Meraki
Wales
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sapiens (UK) Insurance Software Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 per annum + generous benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Nakama
Salary: From £50,000 to £68,000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £32k - 38k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Y Rhyl
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wales
JCW Search Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £18k - 24k per year + pension, benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Lexis Nexis Risk Solutions
Salary: From £20,500 to £25,500 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Cardiff
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £40,000 to £50,000 (12 months fixed term contract)
Posted: 11 days ago
Cardiff
Pertemps ERP
Salary: 35000 to 45000
Posted: 11 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £20000 - £21000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + 25 days a/l, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 13 days ago
Y Rhyl
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Newport
CPS Group
Salary: £28k - 35k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £50k - 60k per year + excellent benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 19 days ago