The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Degree
South Wales / Cardiff
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 13 29
Rank change year-on-year -4 +16  
Permanent jobs citing Degree 66 93 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 11.79% 13.29% 6.68%
As % of the Qualifications category 48.53% 50.54% 35.54%
Number of salaries quoted 47 67 40
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £29,565
Median salary % change year-on-year - +26.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £22,100 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £45,000 £45,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Degree is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff.

Academic & Professional Certification
Cardiff
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 136 184 121
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 24.29% 26.29% 18.79%
Number of salaries quoted 112 147 110
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £26,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cardiff citing Degree as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Cardiff

Degree
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Degree in Cardiff.

Salary trend for Degree in Cardiff

Degree
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Cardiff over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Degree in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for Degree.

1 61 (39.87%) Finance
2 57 (37.25%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (28.10%) Computer Science
4 38 (24.84%) Java
5 36 (23.53%) JavaScript
6 35 (22.88%) Analytical Skills
7 31 (20.26%) SQL
8 29 (18.95%) HTML
9 28 (18.30%) .NET
9 28 (18.30%) Project Management
9 28 (18.30%) Software Engineering
10 26 (16.99%) Microsoft
11 25 (16.34%) C#
12 24 (15.69%) SQL Server
13 23 (15.03%) Spring
14 21 (13.73%) CSS
14 21 (13.73%) Windows
15 20 (13.07%) Scrum
15 20 (13.07%) SDLC
15 20 (13.07%) Web Development
16 19 (12.42%) Advertising
16 19 (12.42%) ASP.NET
16 19 (12.42%) Web Services
17 18 (11.76%) MS Excel
18 17 (11.11%) MVC
18 17 (11.11%) TDD
18 17 (11.11%) Linux
19 16 (10.46%) SOAP
19 16 (10.46%) Change Management
19 16 (10.46%) Unit Testing

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (5.88%) Tomcat
2 8 (5.23%) Apache Spark
3 5 (3.27%) Drupal
3 5 (3.27%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (2.61%) Cloud Foundry
4 4 (2.61%) WebSphere
4 4 (2.61%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (1.31%) Apache Pig
5 2 (1.31%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.31%) CMS
5 2 (1.31%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.65%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.65%) Alfresco
6 1 (0.65%) Documentum
6 1 (0.65%) FileNet
6 1 (0.65%) Liferay
6 1 (0.65%) LiveCycle
6 1 (0.65%) LiveLink
6 1 (0.65%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.65%) Umbraco
Applications
1 18 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 10 (6.54%) MS Office
3 4 (2.61%) Doxygen
4 1 (0.65%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.65%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (5.88%) Sage 200
1 9 (5.88%) Sage 50
2 2 (1.31%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.65%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.65%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.92%) IaaS
2 6 (3.92%) PaaS
3 5 (3.27%) SaaS
4 3 (1.96%) Office 365
5 1 (0.65%) GitHub
5 1 (0.65%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.65%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.61%) DHCP
1 4 (2.61%) DNS
1 4 (2.61%) Firewall
2 3 (1.96%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.31%) LAN
3 2 (1.31%) VoIP
3 2 (1.31%) WAN
4 1 (0.65%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.65%) HTTP
4 1 (0.65%) LDAP
4 1 (0.65%) Network Security
4 1 (0.65%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (15.69%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.54%) MongoDB
3 9 (5.88%) NoSQL
3 9 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (5.23%) Hadoop
5 7 (4.58%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (3.92%) Big Data
6 6 (3.92%) HBase
6 6 (3.92%) MySQL
6 6 (3.92%) Relational Database
7 5 (3.27%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (2.61%) Oracle Database
8 4 (2.61%) Sqoop
9 3 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (1.96%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (1.31%) Neo4j
10 2 (1.31%) Pentaho
10 2 (1.31%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (6.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (5.88%) Eclipse
3 8 (5.23%) Git (software)
4 7 (4.58%) Grunt
4 7 (4.58%) Jenkins
4 7 (4.58%) Visual Studio
5 6 (3.92%) gulp
5 6 (3.92%) JMeter
5 6 (3.92%) Selenium
5 6 (3.92%) webpack
6 4 (2.61%) Ant
6 4 (2.61%) NUnit
7 3 (1.96%) Maven
7 3 (1.96%) Visual Studio Team System
8 2 (1.31%) SoapUI
8 2 (1.31%) Subversion
9 1 (0.65%) NetBeans
9 1 (0.65%) Rational DOORS
9 1 (0.65%) Toad
9 1 (0.65%) Xcode
General
1 61 (39.87%) Finance
2 19 (12.42%) Advertising
3 15 (9.80%) Telecoms
4 14 (9.15%) Banking
5 9 (5.88%) Manufacturing
6 7 (4.58%) Marketing
7 5 (3.27%) Publishing
7 5 (3.27%) Retail
8 3 (1.96%) Games
9 2 (1.31%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.65%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.65%) Back Office
10 1 (0.65%) Electronics
10 1 (0.65%) Law
10 1 (0.65%) Legal
Job Titles
1 53 (34.64%) Developer
2 39 (25.49%) Analyst
3 18 (11.76%) Java Developer
4 15 (9.80%) Business Analyst
5 14 (9.15%) Software Engineer
6 13 (8.50%) Senior Analyst
7 12 (7.84%) Analyst Programmer
7 12 (7.84%) Programmer
7 12 (7.84%) Project Manager
7 12 (7.84%) Senior Analyst Programmer
7 12 (7.84%) Senior Programme Analyst
7 12 (7.84%) Senior Programmer
8 11 (7.19%) .NET Developer
9 8 (5.23%) Service Analyst
9 8 (5.23%) Web Developer
10 7 (4.58%) Finance Business Analyst
10 7 (4.58%) Financial Business Analyst
10 7 (4.58%) Junior
10 7 (4.58%) Senior Software Engineer
10 7 (4.58%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (18.95%) HTML
2 28 (18.30%) .NET
3 23 (15.03%) Spring
4 21 (13.73%) CSS
5 19 (12.42%) ASP.NET
5 19 (12.42%) Web Services
6 16 (10.46%) REST
6 16 (10.46%) SOAP
7 15 (9.80%) ASP.NET MVC
8 14 (9.15%) JPA
9 13 (8.50%) Hibernate
9 13 (8.50%) J2EE
10 12 (7.84%) HTML5
11 8 (5.23%) Ajax
11 8 (5.23%) AngularJS
11 8 (5.23%) jQuery
11 8 (5.23%) React
11 8 (5.23%) XML
12 7 (4.58%) Apache Camel
12 7 (4.58%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 43 (28.10%) Computer Science
2 35 (22.88%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.58%) Mobile App
4 6 (3.92%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.61%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (2.61%) iSeries
6 3 (1.96%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.96%) Fintech
7 2 (1.31%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.65%) Blog
8 1 (0.65%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.65%) Photography
8 1 (0.65%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (0.65%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 21 (13.73%) Windows
2 17 (11.11%) Linux
3 13 (8.50%) Unix
4 11 (7.19%) Android
5 5 (3.27%) Apple iOS
5 5 (3.27%) Windows 8
5 5 (3.27%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.96%) Windows 10
6 3 (1.96%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.31%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.31%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.65%) VxWorks
8 1 (0.65%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (37.25%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (18.30%) Project Management
2 28 (18.30%) Software Engineering
3 20 (13.07%) Scrum
3 20 (13.07%) SDLC
3 20 (13.07%) Web Development
4 17 (11.11%) MVC
4 17 (11.11%) TDD
5 16 (10.46%) Change Management
5 16 (10.46%) Unit Testing
6 13 (8.50%) Business Analysis
6 13 (8.50%) Quality Management
7 12 (7.84%) E-Commerce
7 12 (7.84%) Feasibility Study
7 12 (7.84%) Mathematics
7 12 (7.84%) PRINCE2
8 11 (7.19%) Six Sigma
9 10 (6.54%) OOP
9 10 (6.54%) Process Management
9 10 (6.54%) TQM
Programming Languages
1 38 (24.84%) Java
2 36 (23.53%) JavaScript
3 31 (20.26%) SQL
4 25 (16.34%) C#
5 15 (9.80%) Python
6 14 (9.15%) C
6 14 (9.15%) C++
7 12 (7.84%) PHP
8 10 (6.54%) Objective-C
9 8 (5.23%) Scala
10 6 (3.92%) Apple Swift
11 5 (3.27%) Ruby
12 4 (2.61%) Bash Shell
12 4 (2.61%) Go
12 4 (2.61%) Perl
12 4 (2.61%) RPG
12 4 (2.61%) RPG IV
12 4 (2.61%) RPG/400
12 4 (2.61%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.31%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 13 (8.50%) HND
2 10 (6.54%) ISEB
2 10 (6.54%) PMI Certification
2 10 (6.54%) PMP
2 10 (6.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 8 (5.23%) CBAP
3 8 (5.23%) IIBA
4 7 (4.58%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (3.92%) MCSE
5 6 (3.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (2.61%) ISTQB
7 3 (1.96%) CISSP
7 3 (1.96%) RHCE
8 2 (1.31%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.31%) MCP
8 2 (1.31%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.65%) CISA
9 1 (0.65%) CISM
9 1 (0.65%) PhD
9 1 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.58%) QA
2 4 (2.61%) SLA
3 2 (1.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.65%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.65%) IEC 61508
4 1 (0.65%) MISRA
4 1 (0.65%) MISRA C
4 1 (0.65%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (7.84%) Hyper-V
2 8 (5.23%) HDFS
3 6 (3.92%) vSphere
4 5 (3.27%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (2.61%) Active Directory
5 4 (2.61%) Firmware
Vendors
1 26 (16.99%) Microsoft
2 10 (6.54%) Sage
3 7 (4.58%) Oracle
3 7 (4.58%) VMware
4 5 (3.27%) IBM
5 4 (2.61%) Cloudera
5 4 (2.61%) Hortonworks
6 3 (1.96%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.31%) Google
7 2 (1.31%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.65%) Adobe
8 1 (0.65%) Apple
8 1 (0.65%) Atmel
8 1 (0.65%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.65%) MuleSoft
8 1 (0.65%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.65%) Sencha
8 1 (0.65%) Siemens
8 1 (0.65%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.65%) Zend
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Benifits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: Yesterday
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Sanderson
Salary: £0.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
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CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Sanderson
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
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international baccalaureate
Salary: £45000 - £49000 per year
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Lexis Nexis Risk Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus generous package
Posted: 22 days ago
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Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus generous package
Posted: 19 days ago