The first 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Wales region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Welsh Language
Rank 66 93 77
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -16
Permanent jobs citing Welsh Language 36 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.69% 0.48% 0.31%
As % of the General category 7.38% 1.67% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 35 1 3
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £45,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £45,000 £33,300
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £45,000 £18,000
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +150.00%
General Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
488 360 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 36.53% 28.75% 29.60%
Number of salaries quoted 395 309 258
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% +7.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Welsh Language
UK

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +25 36 £35,000 -22.22% 5
Welsh Language
UK

Welsh Language
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 24 (50.00%) Linux
1 24 (50.00%) Finance
2 23 (47.92%) SaaS
3 20 (41.67%) ITIL
4 19 (39.58%) VMware
5 18 (37.50%) Perl
5 18 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 14 (29.17%) tcpdump
6 14 (29.17%) Windows
6 14 (29.17%) Python
6 14 (29.17%) Debian
6 14 (29.17%) Firewall
7 13 (27.08%) VLAN
8 12 (25.00%) CentOS
8 12 (25.00%) TCP/IP
9 11 (22.92%) UNIX
9 11 (22.92%) Nagios
9 11 (22.92%) Wireshark
9 11 (22.92%) Incident Management
9 11 (22.92%) Nessus
9 11 (22.92%) Nmap
10 8 (16.67%) Service Management
10 8 (16.67%) MySQL
11 7 (14.58%) Microsoft
11 7 (14.58%) Telecoms
12 6 (12.50%) Configuration Management
12 6 (12.50%) Service Delivery
12 6 (12.50%) Automated Testing
12 6 (12.50%) Software Testing
12 6 (12.50%) ISTQB

Welsh Language
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 (10.42%) Apache
2 3 (6.25%) IIS
3 1 (2.08%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (6.25%) MS Project
1 3 (6.25%) MS Office
1 3 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 3 (6.25%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 23 (47.92%) SaaS
2 1 (2.08%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (29.17%) tcpdump
1 14 (29.17%) Firewall
2 13 (27.08%) VLAN
3 12 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 11 (22.92%) Wireshark
5 5 (10.42%) HTTP
6 3 (6.25%) DHCP
6 3 (6.25%) DNS
7 2 (4.17%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (2.08%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (2.08%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (2.08%) EIGRP
8 1 (2.08%) OSPF
8 1 (2.08%) BGP
8 1 (2.08%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.67%) MySQL
2 5 (10.42%) Relational Database
3 4 (8.33%) SQL Server
4 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (10.42%) JIRA
General
1 24 (50.00%) Finance
2 7 (14.58%) Telecoms
3 6 (12.50%) French Language
3 6 (12.50%) German Language
3 6 (12.50%) Italian Language
3 6 (12.50%) Spanish Language
4 1 (2.08%) Banking
4 1 (2.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (14.58%) Analyst
2 6 (12.50%) Test Engineer
2 6 (12.50%) Senior Manager
2 6 (12.50%) Senior Test Engineer
3 5 (10.42%) Senior Account Manager
3 5 (10.42%) Account Manager
4 4 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (8.33%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 4 (8.33%) Services Delivery Manager
4 4 (8.33%) Service Manager
4 4 (8.33%) Service Analyst
4 4 (8.33%) Administrator
4 4 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
4 4 (8.33%) UNIX Administrator
4 4 (8.33%) Delivery Manager
4 4 (8.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) UNIX Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) Provisioning Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) Digital Media
2 4 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 24 (50.00%) Linux
2 14 (29.17%) Windows
2 14 (29.17%) Debian
3 12 (25.00%) CentOS
4 11 (22.92%) UNIX
5 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.08%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (41.67%) ITIL
2 11 (22.92%) Incident Management
3 8 (16.67%) Service Management
4 6 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 6 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 6 (12.50%) Automated Testing
4 6 (12.50%) Software Testing
4 6 (12.50%) Test Strategy
5 5 (10.42%) ITIL V3
5 5 (10.42%) Test Scripting
5 5 (10.42%) Workflow
6 4 (8.33%) ITSM
6 4 (8.33%) Problem Management
6 4 (8.33%) Performance Testing
6 4 (8.33%) Security Testing
7 3 (6.25%) Risk Analysis
7 3 (6.25%) Product Management
7 3 (6.25%) Project Management
7 3 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (4.17%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 18 (37.50%) Perl
2 14 (29.17%) Python
3 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.08%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.08%) Ruby
3 1 (2.08%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (12.50%) ISTQB
2 5 (10.42%) ISEB
3 3 (6.25%) Degree
3 3 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (4.17%) CCNP
4 2 (4.17%) CCNA
4 2 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.08%) CCDP
5 1 (2.08%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.42%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (22.92%) Nmap
3 5 (10.42%) VirtualBox
3 5 (10.42%) Xen
4 1 (2.08%) XenServer
4 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.08%) KVM
Systems Management
1 11 (22.92%) Nagios
1 11 (22.92%) Nessus
2 6 (12.50%) Puppet
3 1 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 19 (39.58%) VMware
2 7 (14.58%) Microsoft
3 5 (10.42%) T-Plan
3 5 (10.42%) Cisco
4 1 (2.08%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.08%) Google
4 1 (2.08%) Juniper
4 1 (2.08%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.08%) Citrix
4 1 (2.08%) Dell
South Wales
CPS Group UK
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £20000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £26k - 35k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £35000 to £42000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 9 days ago