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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 4 11 25
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +14
Permanent jobs citing Degree 10 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 23.81% 10.23% 5.94%
As % of the Qualifications category 52.63% 40.91% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 6
Average salary £70,000 £30,000 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+133.33% +27.65%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
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
19 22 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 45.24% 25.00% 26.73%
Number of salaries quoted 15 12 23
Average salary £52,500 £32,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.53% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £24,950 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £40,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
Salary Histogram in West Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Degree across the West Wales region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Degree Salary Histogram 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 1 September 2015. 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 +9 10 £70,000 +115.38%
Degree
Wales

Degree
Top 23 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 7 (50.00%) Java
1 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
3 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
3 3 (21.43%) C#
3 3 (21.43%) .NET
3 3 (21.43%) MVC
4 2 (14.29%) MySQL
4 2 (14.29%) HTML
4 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 2 (14.29%) PHP
4 2 (14.29%) CSS
4 2 (14.29%) HTML5
4 2 (14.29%) CSS3
5 1 (7.14%) Web Development
5 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL
5 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
5 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
5 1 (7.14%) MS Office
5 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.14%) Finance
5 1 (7.14%) Validation

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) MySQL
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Developer
2 7 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 2 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Web Developer
3 2 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) AWS Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Service Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Graduate Web Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Graduate
4 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) .NET
1 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
2 2 (14.29%) HTML5
2 2 (14.29%) CSS3
2 2 (14.29%) CSS
2 2 (14.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (21.43%) MVC
3 1 (7.14%) Validation
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL
3 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (21.43%) C#
3 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 2 (14.29%) PHP
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft