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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate
Rank 81 52 77
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 27 55 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.94% 4.11% 1.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.00% 4.26% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 23 51 23
Average salary £21,000 £21,250 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% -11.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £17,500 £16,800
10% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £25,000 £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
1353 1291 1209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 97.13% 96.49% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1112 1127 1069
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £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
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Graduate across the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Graduate Salary Histogram 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 28 July 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 -29 19 £21,000 +0.59% 2
North Wales -7 3 £25,000 -
West Wales - 1 £20,000 -
Graduate
UK

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 21 (46.67%) Computer Science
2 18 (40.00%) HTML
3 17 (37.78%) Degree
4 16 (35.56%) JavaScript
5 11 (24.44%) CSS
5 11 (24.44%) jQuery
6 10 (22.22%) SQL
7 9 (20.00%) Marketing
8 8 (17.78%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (15.56%) SDLC
9 7 (15.56%) Digital Media
9 7 (15.56%) SEO
9 7 (15.56%) Adobe
9 7 (15.56%) PHP
9 7 (15.56%) Java
10 6 (13.33%) SQL Server
10 6 (13.33%) Linux
10 6 (13.33%) CRM
10 6 (13.33%) Data Management
10 6 (13.33%) Software Engineering
11 5 (11.11%) UNIX
11 5 (11.11%) Oracle
11 5 (11.11%) C++
11 5 (11.11%) MS Excel
11 5 (11.11%) Microsoft
12 4 (8.89%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (8.89%) C#
12 4 (8.89%) .NET
12 4 (8.89%) E-Commerce
12 4 (8.89%) Magento

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.22%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.22%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Magento
1 4 (8.89%) Sage 200
2 2 (4.44%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) TCP/IP
1 3 (6.67%) SAN
2 2 (4.44%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.67%) MySQL
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.22%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.22%) Big Data
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.22%) Mockito
2 1 (2.22%) jMock
2 1 (2.22%) JUnit
General
1 9 (20.00%) Marketing
2 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.44%) Retail
3 1 (2.22%) Electronics
3 1 (2.22%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (40.00%) HTML
2 11 (24.44%) CSS
2 11 (24.44%) jQuery
3 4 (8.89%) .NET
4 2 (4.44%) Middleware
4 2 (4.44%) HTML5
4 2 (4.44%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.22%) CSS3
5 1 (2.22%) Spring
5 1 (2.22%) RESTful
5 1 (2.22%) Web Services
5 1 (2.22%) XML
5 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.22%) J2EE
5 1 (2.22%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 21 (46.67%) Computer Science
2 8 (17.78%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (15.56%) Digital Media
4 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.44%) Mathematics
4 2 (4.44%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.22%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.22%) Device Driver
5 1 (2.22%) Statistics
5 1 (2.22%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.33%) Linux
2 5 (11.11%) UNIX
3 3 (6.67%) Solaris
4 2 (4.44%) Windows
4 2 (4.44%) Android
5 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.56%) SDLC
1 7 (15.56%) SEO
2 6 (13.33%) CRM
2 6 (13.33%) Data Management
2 6 (13.33%) Software Engineering
3 4 (8.89%) E-Commerce
3 4 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (6.67%) Performance Management
4 3 (6.67%) OO
5 2 (4.44%) B2B
5 2 (4.44%) B2C
5 2 (4.44%) ETL
5 2 (4.44%) BPR
5 2 (4.44%) Web Development
5 2 (4.44%) Business Development
5 2 (4.44%) Business Analysis
5 2 (4.44%) Network Management
5 2 (4.44%) Analytics
6 1 (2.22%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 16 (35.56%) JavaScript
2 10 (22.22%) SQL
3 7 (15.56%) PHP
3 7 (15.56%) Java
4 5 (11.11%) C++
5 4 (8.89%) C#
6 1 (2.22%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.22%) Perl
Qualifications
1 17 (37.78%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (15.56%) Adobe
2 5 (11.11%) Oracle
2 5 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.89%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (6.67%) Red Hat
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