The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Welsh Language in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Welsh Language over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Welsh Language
Rank 98 93 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing Welsh Language 8 18 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.60% 1.31% -
As % of the General category 1.41% 3.18% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 14 0
Average salary £50,000 £32,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £22,200 £32,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
-30.62% +23.07%
Welsh Language
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

General Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
567 566 432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 42.86% 41.31% 40.60%
Number of salaries quoted 456 490 347
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,783
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -8.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,129 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Welsh Language
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Welsh Language across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Welsh Language Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Welsh Language
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Welsh Language Salary Trend in Wales

Welsh Language
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Welsh Language across the Wales region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Welsh Language Salary Histogram in Wales

Welsh Language
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Welsh Language within the Wales region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(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 -3 8 £50,000 +56.25%
Welsh Language
UK

Welsh Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wales region citing Welsh Language also 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 that cited Welsh Language.

1 7 (53.85%) NoSQL
2 6 (46.15%) Riak
2 6 (46.15%) Scala
2 6 (46.15%) Clojure
2 6 (46.15%) Data Analysis
2 6 (46.15%) Haskell
2 6 (46.15%) Erlang
2 6 (46.15%) Multithreading
2 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
2 6 (46.15%) C
2 6 (46.15%) C++
2 6 (46.15%) Functional Programming
2 6 (46.15%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (23.08%) Maven
4 3 (23.08%) Degree
4 3 (23.08%) Java
4 3 (23.08%) SQL
4 3 (23.08%) Oracle
4 3 (23.08%) OO
5 2 (15.38%) HND
5 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
5 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
5 2 (15.38%) OOD
5 2 (15.38%) PL/SQL
5 2 (15.38%) UML
5 2 (15.38%) AS400
5 2 (15.38%) IBM
5 2 (15.38%) Web Development
5 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared

Welsh Language
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wales region citing Welsh Language also 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 that cited Welsh Language. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) NoSQL
2 6 (46.15%) Apache Cassandra
2 6 (46.15%) Riak
3 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
4 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Maven
2 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 2 (15.38%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
3 1 (7.69%) Hudson
3 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
3 1 (7.69%) JMeter
3 1 (7.69%) NetBeans
3 1 (7.69%) Selenium
General
1 1 (7.69%) Back Office
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Erlang Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Software Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Programme Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Programme Office Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Leader
4 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Service Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) EJB
1 1 (7.69%) EJB 3.0
1 1 (7.69%) Java EE
1 1 (7.69%) JPA
1 1 (7.69%) JSF
1 1 (7.69%) OSGi
1 1 (7.69%) RESTful
1 1 (7.69%) Spring
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) AS400
1 2 (15.38%) iSeries
2 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Android
1 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
1 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Data Analysis
1 6 (46.15%) Functional Programming
1 6 (46.15%) Multithreading
2 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) OO
4 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
4 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
4 2 (15.38%) Line Management
4 2 (15.38%) OOD
4 2 (15.38%) UML
4 2 (15.38%) Web Development
5 1 (7.69%) BDD
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (7.69%) ITIL
5 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
5 1 (7.69%) TDD
5 1 (7.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) C
1 6 (46.15%) C++
1 6 (46.15%) Clojure
1 6 (46.15%) Erlang
1 6 (46.15%) Haskell
1 6 (46.15%) Scala
2 3 (23.08%) Java
2 3 (23.08%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) Go
3 2 (15.38%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) HND
2 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (7.69%) MCSE
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) IBM
2 2 (15.38%) Talend
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft