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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Welsh Language
Rank 71 94 84
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -10
Permanent jobs citing Welsh Language 28 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.14% 0.45% 0.30%
As % of the General category 5.81% 1.50% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 27 2 3
Average salary £35,000 £26,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.07% +6.00%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £26,500 £18,000
% change year-on-year
+22.64% +47.22%
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
482 400 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 36.79% 30.21% 30.58%
Number of salaries quoted 395 347 280
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 22 August 2014.

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 22 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 +21 28 £35,000 - 3
Welsh Language
UK

Welsh Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 30 (52.63%) Finance
2 28 (49.12%) Linux
2 28 (49.12%) SaaS
3 23 (40.35%) Perl
3 23 (40.35%) VMware
4 22 (38.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (38.60%) ITIL
5 18 (31.58%) Firewall
6 17 (29.82%) Python
6 17 (29.82%) Windows
7 15 (26.32%) VLAN
7 15 (26.32%) Debian
7 15 (26.32%) tcpdump
7 15 (26.32%) CentOS
8 14 (24.56%) Incident Management
8 14 (24.56%) TCP/IP
9 12 (21.05%) UNIX
9 12 (21.05%) Nagios
9 12 (21.05%) Wireshark
9 12 (21.05%) Nessus
9 12 (21.05%) Nmap
10 11 (19.30%) Microsoft
11 8 (14.04%) Service Management
11 8 (14.04%) Configuration Management
11 8 (14.04%) MySQL
11 8 (14.04%) Automated Testing
11 8 (14.04%) Telecoms
11 8 (14.04%) ISTQB
11 8 (14.04%) Software Testing
11 8 (14.04%) Puppet

Welsh Language
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 5 (8.77%) Apache
2 3 (5.26%) IIS
3 2 (3.51%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.75%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (7.02%) MS Office
1 4 (7.02%) MS Excel
1 4 (7.02%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (5.26%) MS Visio
2 3 (5.26%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 28 (49.12%) SaaS
2 3 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (31.58%) Firewall
2 15 (26.32%) VLAN
2 15 (26.32%) tcpdump
3 14 (24.56%) TCP/IP
4 12 (21.05%) Wireshark
5 6 (10.53%) HTTP
6 3 (5.26%) DHCP
6 3 (5.26%) DNS
7 2 (3.51%) SSL
7 2 (3.51%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (3.51%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (3.51%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (1.75%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (1.75%) Intranet
8 1 (1.75%) MPLS
8 1 (1.75%) OSPF
8 1 (1.75%) BGP
8 1 (1.75%) SAN
8 1 (1.75%) EIGRP
8 1 (1.75%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.04%) MySQL
2 5 (8.77%) Relational Database
3 4 (7.02%) SQL Server
4 3 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (12.28%) JIRA
2 1 (1.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 30 (52.63%) Finance
2 8 (14.04%) Telecoms
3 6 (10.53%) French Language
3 6 (10.53%) German Language
3 6 (10.53%) Italian Language
3 6 (10.53%) Spanish Language
4 2 (3.51%) Banking
5 1 (1.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (14.04%) Senior Test Engineer
1 8 (14.04%) Test Engineer
2 7 (12.28%) Analyst
3 6 (10.53%) Senior Manager
4 5 (8.77%) UNIX Administrator
4 5 (8.77%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 5 (8.77%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 5 (8.77%) Senior Account Manager
4 5 (8.77%) Linux Administrator
4 5 (8.77%) Administrator
4 5 (8.77%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (8.77%) Account Manager
5 4 (7.02%) Service Analyst
5 4 (7.02%) Delivery Manager
5 4 (7.02%) Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (7.02%) Service Manager
5 4 (7.02%) Services Delivery Manager
5 4 (7.02%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Cloud Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Provisioning Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.75%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.53%) Digital Media
2 4 (7.02%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 28 (49.12%) Linux
2 17 (29.82%) Windows
3 15 (26.32%) Debian
3 15 (26.32%) CentOS
4 12 (21.05%) UNIX
5 3 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.75%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (38.60%) ITIL
2 14 (24.56%) Incident Management
3 8 (14.04%) Service Management
3 8 (14.04%) Configuration Management
3 8 (14.04%) Automated Testing
3 8 (14.04%) Software Testing
3 8 (14.04%) Test Strategy
4 7 (12.28%) Test Scripting
4 7 (12.28%) Service Delivery
5 6 (10.53%) Performance Testing
5 6 (10.53%) Security Testing
6 5 (8.77%) ITIL V3
6 5 (8.77%) Problem Management
6 5 (8.77%) Workflow
7 4 (7.02%) ITSM
7 4 (7.02%) Time Management
7 4 (7.02%) Product Management
8 3 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (5.26%) Risk Analysis
8 3 (5.26%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (40.35%) Perl
2 17 (29.82%) Python
3 3 (5.26%) Bash Shell
3 3 (5.26%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.26%) Ruby
3 3 (5.26%) C#
4 1 (1.75%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.75%) PHP
4 1 (1.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (14.04%) ISTQB
2 7 (12.28%) ISEB
3 4 (7.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (5.26%) Degree
4 3 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (5.26%) CCNA
5 2 (3.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (3.51%) CCNP
6 1 (1.75%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.75%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.28%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (38.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (21.05%) Nmap
3 7 (12.28%) VirtualBox
4 5 (8.77%) Xen
5 3 (5.26%) XenServer
6 2 (3.51%) KVM
7 1 (1.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (21.05%) Nagios
1 12 (21.05%) Nessus
2 8 (14.04%) Puppet
3 3 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 23 (40.35%) VMware
2 11 (19.30%) Microsoft
3 7 (12.28%) T-Plan
3 7 (12.28%) Cisco
4 3 (5.26%) Google
5 2 (3.51%) Juniper
5 2 (3.51%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.75%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.75%) TOWER Software
6 1 (1.75%) Citrix
6 1 (1.75%) Dell
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