The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Wales region that had Graduate featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate
Rank 81 80 47
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 22 27 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.64% 1.96% 4.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.70% 2.00% 4.38%
Number of salaries quoted 21 23 55
Median salary £22,500 £21,000 £21,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,500 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,800 £25,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +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
1297 1348 1323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.94% 97.97% 98.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1104 1112 1162
Median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,450
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region that featured Graduate in the job title.

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 30 July 2016.

Graduate Salary Histogram in Wales

Graduate
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate within the Wales region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +8 21 £22,000 +4.76% 2
West Wales -19 1 £26,500 +32.50%
Graduate
UK

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, Graduate job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 14 (48.28%) Java
2 12 (41.38%) Degree
3 11 (37.93%) Computer Science
4 9 (31.03%) JavaScript
4 9 (31.03%) .NET
4 9 (31.03%) SDLC
5 8 (27.59%) C#
6 7 (24.14%) HTML
6 7 (24.14%) PHP
6 7 (24.14%) MySQL
6 7 (24.14%) CSS
7 5 (17.24%) Oracle
7 5 (17.24%) SQL
7 5 (17.24%) TDD
8 4 (13.79%) MongoDB
8 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (13.79%) Scrum
8 4 (13.79%) MVC
9 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
9 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
9 3 (10.34%) C++
9 3 (10.34%) Web Services
9 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET
9 3 (10.34%) Windows
9 3 (10.34%) Banking
9 3 (10.34%) .NET Framework
9 3 (10.34%) Node.js
9 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (10.34%) HTML5
9 3 (10.34%) AngularJS

Graduate Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.45%) Apache
1 1 (3.45%) JBoss
1 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) DHCP
1 1 (3.45%) DNS
1 1 (3.45%) HTTP
1 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.45%) VoIP
1 1 (3.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) MySQL
2 4 (13.79%) MongoDB
3 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (3.45%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (3.45%) Appium
2 1 (3.45%) Calabash
2 1 (3.45%) Cucumber
2 1 (3.45%) eggPlant
2 1 (3.45%) JMeter
2 1 (3.45%) JUnit
2 1 (3.45%) Robotium
2 1 (3.45%) Selenium
2 1 (3.45%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (10.34%) Banking
2 2 (6.90%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Legal
3 1 (3.45%) Electronics
3 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.45%) Multimedia
3 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (31.03%) .NET
2 7 (24.14%) CSS
2 7 (24.14%) HTML
3 3 (10.34%) .NET Framework
3 3 (10.34%) AngularJS
3 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET
3 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (10.34%) HTML5
3 3 (10.34%) Node.js
3 3 (10.34%) Web Services
4 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (6.90%) CSS3
4 2 (6.90%) Entity Framework
4 2 (6.90%) RESTful
4 2 (6.90%) SOAP
4 2 (6.90%) Spring
4 2 (6.90%) Struts
5 1 (3.45%) Ajax
5 1 (3.45%) COM
5 1 (3.45%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (37.93%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) Fintech
3 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.45%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Windows
2 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.45%) Android
3 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.45%) Linux
3 1 (3.45%) Unix
3 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) SDLC
2 5 (17.24%) TDD
3 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (13.79%) MVC
3 4 (13.79%) Scrum
4 3 (10.34%) DevOps
5 2 (6.90%) Kanban
5 2 (6.90%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (6.90%) OO
5 2 (6.90%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
5 2 (6.90%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.45%) Resource Management
6 1 (3.45%) Test Automation
6 1 (3.45%) Time Management
6 1 (3.45%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.45%) V-Model
6 1 (3.45%) Web Development
6 1 (3.45%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (48.28%) Java
2 9 (31.03%) JavaScript
3 8 (27.59%) C#
4 7 (24.14%) PHP
5 5 (17.24%) SQL
6 3 (10.34%) C++
7 2 (6.90%) PL/SQL
8 1 (3.45%) Assembly Language
8 1 (3.45%) C
8 1 (3.45%) Groovy
8 1 (3.45%) Scala
8 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
8 1 (3.45%) VB
8 1 (3.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (41.38%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) Oracle
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco
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Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: £18K + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
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CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + benifits
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