The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate role in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Graduate in their job title over the 3 months to 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank 82 86 79
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 17 22 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.33% 1.62% 1.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.37% 1.69% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 16 20 12
Average salary £20,625 £20,500 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.60% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £18,450 £19,100
10% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,650 £25,500
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £22,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -2.17%
Graduate
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1240 1305 1062
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 97.25% 96.17% 97.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1030 1170 988
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Graduate in the job title across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Graduate
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Graduate Salary Trend in Wales

Graduate
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate within the Wales region over the 3 months to 24 November 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
(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 15 £20,625 +0.60% 1
West Wales 0 1 £20,000 -11.11%
North Wales -3 1 £21,500 +7.50%
Graduate
UK

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region that cited Graduate in their job title 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 with Graduate in their job title.

1 41 (60.29%) Degree
2 22 (32.35%) Java
3 18 (26.47%) Computer Science
4 17 (25.00%) .NET
5 15 (22.06%) Marketing
6 14 (20.59%) C++
7 13 (19.12%) SQL
7 13 (19.12%) Mathematics
8 12 (17.65%) Blog
8 12 (17.65%) Microsoft
8 12 (17.65%) Market Research
8 12 (17.65%) Product Management
8 12 (17.65%) User Stories
9 10 (14.71%) C#
10 9 (13.24%) Software Engineering
10 9 (13.24%) Finance
10 9 (13.24%) ASP.NET
10 9 (13.24%) MS Excel
11 7 (10.29%) Windows
11 7 (10.29%) HTML
11 7 (10.29%) SQL Server
11 7 (10.29%) Android
12 6 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
13 5 (7.35%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (7.35%) Manufacturing
13 5 (7.35%) Project Management
13 5 (7.35%) Linux
13 5 (7.35%) OO
14 4 (5.88%) COM
14 4 (5.88%) VB.NET

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region that cited Graduate in their job title 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 with Graduate in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 9 (13.24%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.47%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Visualfiles
1 1 (1.47%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.88%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.41%) SAN
2 3 (4.41%) Unified Communications
3 2 (2.94%) LDAP
3 2 (2.94%) DNS
3 2 (2.94%) NAS
4 1 (1.47%) tcpdump
4 1 (1.47%) Firewall
4 1 (1.47%) Wireless
4 1 (1.47%) VLAN
4 1 (1.47%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.47%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.47%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.94%) JUnit
1 2 (2.94%) Xcode
2 1 (1.47%) Selenium
2 1 (1.47%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (22.06%) Marketing
2 9 (13.24%) Finance
3 5 (7.35%) Manufacturing
4 4 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (5.88%) Telecoms
5 3 (4.41%) French Language
5 3 (4.41%) German Language
6 2 (2.94%) Advertising
7 1 (1.47%) Military
7 1 (1.47%) Multimedia
7 1 (1.47%) Welsh Language
7 1 (1.47%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (25.00%) .NET
2 9 (13.24%) ASP.NET
3 7 (10.29%) HTML
4 4 (5.88%) COM
5 3 (4.41%) Spring
6 2 (2.94%) jQuery
6 2 (2.94%) J2EE
6 2 (2.94%) Hibernate
6 2 (2.94%) Web Services
7 1 (1.47%) XML
7 1 (1.47%) CSS
7 1 (1.47%) HTML5
7 1 (1.47%) CSS3
7 1 (1.47%) Android SDK
7 1 (1.47%) JSF
7 1 (1.47%) Ajax
7 1 (1.47%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.47%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (26.47%) Computer Science
2 13 (19.12%) Mathematics
3 12 (17.65%) Blog
4 6 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (5.88%) Life Science
6 2 (2.94%) iPhone
7 1 (1.47%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.47%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.29%) Windows
1 7 (10.29%) Android
2 5 (7.35%) Linux
3 3 (4.41%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.94%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.47%) UNIX
5 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.47%) Debian
5 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.47%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (17.65%) Market Research
1 12 (17.65%) Product Management
1 12 (17.65%) User Stories
2 9 (13.24%) Software Engineering
3 5 (7.35%) OO
3 5 (7.35%) Project Management
3 5 (7.35%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (5.88%) Content Management
4 4 (5.88%) Scrum
5 3 (4.41%) Android Development
5 3 (4.41%) iOS Development
6 2 (2.94%) Change Control
6 2 (2.94%) Automation Testing
6 2 (2.94%) Unit Testing
6 2 (2.94%) Information Security
6 2 (2.94%) MVC
6 2 (2.94%) OOP
7 1 (1.47%) ITIL
7 1 (1.47%) Regression Testing
7 1 (1.47%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 22 (32.35%) Java
2 14 (20.59%) C++
3 13 (19.12%) SQL
4 10 (14.71%) C#
5 4 (5.88%) VB.NET
6 3 (4.41%) Objective-C
6 3 (4.41%) JavaScript
6 3 (4.41%) PHP
7 2 (2.94%) C
8 1 (1.47%) Perl
8 1 (1.47%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.47%) Groovy
8 1 (1.47%) Python
8 1 (1.47%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 41 (60.29%) Degree
2 2 (2.94%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.94%) ISO 9000
1 2 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.47%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.94%) NFS
3 1 (1.47%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) Nagios
1 1 (1.47%) Nessus
1 1 (1.47%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (5.88%) VMware
3 2 (2.94%) Altiris
3 2 (2.94%) 3PAR
3 2 (2.94%) HP
3 2 (2.94%) NetApp
4 1 (1.47%) Remedy
4 1 (1.47%) Oracle
4 1 (1.47%) Akamai
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Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
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