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 28 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate
Rank 89 93 77
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 10 14 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.77% 1.02% 2.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 1.06% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 27
Median salary £24,000 £21,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.62% -14.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,600 £17,000 £17,400
10% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £27,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
1282 1327 1280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 98.39% 96.79% 98.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1096 1124 1095
Median salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
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 28 May 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 28 May 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 +6 10 £24,000 +14.28%
Graduate
UK

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 13 (59.09%) Java
2 9 (40.91%) Degree
3 8 (36.36%) SDLC
4 7 (31.82%) SQL
5 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (27.27%) Computer Science
6 5 (22.73%) C#
6 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
7 4 (18.18%) PHP
7 4 (18.18%) C++
7 4 (18.18%) HTML
7 4 (18.18%) CSS
7 4 (18.18%) Linux
8 3 (13.64%) Scrum
8 3 (13.64%) MongoDB
8 3 (13.64%) Validation
8 3 (13.64%) MVC
8 3 (13.64%) Web Services
8 3 (13.64%) .NET
8 3 (13.64%) Oracle
9 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
9 2 (9.09%) SOAP
9 2 (9.09%) Struts
9 2 (9.09%) Unix
9 2 (9.09%) OOD
9 2 (9.09%) OO
9 2 (9.09%) Finance
9 2 (9.09%) MySQL
9 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
9 2 (9.09%) TDD

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 (4.55%) Apache
1 1 (4.55%) JBoss
1 1 (4.55%) Node.js
1 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) MongoDB
2 2 (9.09%) MySQL
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Appium
1 1 (4.55%) Calabash
1 1 (4.55%) Cucumber
1 1 (4.55%) eggPlant
1 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.55%) JMeter
1 1 (4.55%) JUnit
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (4.55%) Robotium
1 1 (4.55%) Selenium
1 1 (4.55%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.55%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) CSS
1 4 (18.18%) HTML
2 3 (13.64%) .NET
2 3 (13.64%) Web Services
3 2 (9.09%) HTML5
3 2 (9.09%) RESTful
3 2 (9.09%) SOAP
3 2 (9.09%) Spring
3 2 (9.09%) Struts
4 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
4 1 (4.55%) Ajax
4 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (4.55%) CSS3
4 1 (4.55%) Java EE
4 1 (4.55%) JSF
4 1 (4.55%) JSON
4 1 (4.55%) Struts2
4 1 (4.55%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.55%) Derivative
2 1 (4.55%) Fintech
2 1 (4.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Linux
2 2 (9.09%) Unix
3 1 (4.55%) Android
3 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) SDLC
2 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (13.64%) MVC
3 3 (13.64%) Scrum
3 3 (13.64%) Validation
4 2 (9.09%) OO
4 2 (9.09%) OOD
4 2 (9.09%) TDD
5 1 (4.55%) Analytics
5 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (4.55%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.55%) OOP
5 1 (4.55%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.55%) Software Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Test Automation
5 1 (4.55%) Unit Testing
5 1 (4.55%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 13 (59.09%) Java
2 7 (31.82%) SQL
3 5 (22.73%) C#
3 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
4 4 (18.18%) C++
4 4 (18.18%) PHP
5 1 (4.55%) Groovy
5 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.55%) Scala
5 1 (4.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) Sun
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