The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT jobs advertised for the West Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 14 19 7
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -12
Permanent jobs citing Degree 6 6 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 8.45% 7.32% 20.59%
As % of the Qualifications category 24.00% 37.50% 93.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 8
Average salary £37,500 £23,750 £25,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.89% -5.94%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Degree
Wales

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

Qualifications Category
West Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
25 16 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 35.21% 19.51% 22.06%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 9
Average salary £37,500 £22,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

Degree
Salary Trend in West Wales

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

Degree Salary Trend in West Wales

Degree
Job Locations in West Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the West Wales region over the 3 months to 18 December 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
Swansea +3 6 £37,500 +57.89%
Degree
Wales

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Wales region citing Degree 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 Degree.

1 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 8 (53.33%) C#
2 8 (53.33%) .NET
3 7 (46.67%) HTML
3 7 (46.67%) CSS
4 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 6 (40.00%) MVC
4 6 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (40.00%) HTML5
4 6 (40.00%) Azure SQL Database
5 5 (33.33%) Scrum
6 4 (26.67%) TDD
6 4 (26.67%) CoffeeScript
6 4 (26.67%) KnockoutJS
6 4 (26.67%) Unit Testing
6 4 (26.67%) B2B
6 4 (26.67%) TypeScript
6 4 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (20.00%) Durandal
7 3 (20.00%) OOD
7 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
7 3 (20.00%) Internet
7 3 (20.00%) MS Office
7 3 (20.00%) Windows

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Wales region citing Degree 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 Degree. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Office
1 3 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Internet
2 1 (6.67%) Firewall
2 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (6.67%) VLAN
2 1 (6.67%) HTTP
2 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.67%) SSL
2 1 (6.67%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 6 (40.00%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (13.33%) Back Office
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Lead Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Junior
3 2 (13.33%) Software Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Junior Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Web Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Web Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) IT Support
4 1 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Support Technician
4 1 (6.67%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (6.67%) IT Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) .NET
2 7 (46.67%) CSS
2 7 (46.67%) HTML
3 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (40.00%) HTML5
4 4 (26.67%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (20.00%) Durandal
5 3 (20.00%) .NET Framework
5 3 (20.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) MVC
3 5 (33.33%) Scrum
4 4 (26.67%) TDD
4 4 (26.67%) Unit Testing
4 4 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (26.67%) B2B
5 3 (20.00%) OOP
5 3 (20.00%) OO
5 3 (20.00%) OOD
6 2 (13.33%) ITIL
6 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
7 1 (6.67%) DevOps
7 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
7 1 (6.67%) Project Management
7 1 (6.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) SQL
1 8 (53.33%) C#
2 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (26.67%) CoffeeScript
3 4 (26.67%) TypeScript
4 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
4 2 (13.33%) VB
4 2 (13.33%) VB.NET
4 2 (13.33%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft