The table below looks at the statistics for the IT 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 IT Graduate in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Graduate
Rank 92 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Graduate 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.38% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £21,250 - -
UK excluding London average salary £21,500 £23,750 £21,500
% change year-on-year
-9.47% +10.46%
IT 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
1259 1226 977
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.40% 96.08% 96.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1096 1092 887
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

IT Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

IT Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

IT Graduate
Salary Trend in Wales

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

IT Graduate Salary Trend in Wales

IT 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 IT Graduate within the Wales region over the 3 months to 29 August 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 - 5 £21,250 -
IT Graduate
UK

IT Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region that cited IT 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 IT Graduate in their job title.

1 5 (71.43%) Degree
2 3 (42.86%) Mathematics
2 3 (42.86%) Blog
2 3 (42.86%) Market Research
2 3 (42.86%) Product Management
2 3 (42.86%) User Stories
2 3 (42.86%) Marketing
3 2 (28.57%) 3PAR
3 2 (28.57%) Change Control
3 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (28.57%) NAS
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) Altiris
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) LDAP
3 2 (28.57%) NFS
3 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 2 (28.57%) DNS
3 2 (28.57%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) SAN
3 2 (28.57%) NetApp
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) Remedy
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
4 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing

IT Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region that cited IT 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 IT Graduate in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) LDAP
1 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
1 2 (28.57%) SAN
1 2 (28.57%) NAS
General
1 3 (42.86%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Mathematics
1 3 (42.86%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Market Research
1 3 (42.86%) Product Management
1 3 (42.86%) User Stories
2 2 (28.57%) Change Control
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) NFS
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) HP
1 2 (28.57%) NetApp
1 2 (28.57%) VMware
1 2 (28.57%) Altiris
1 2 (28.57%) 3PAR
2 1 (14.29%) Remedy
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft