Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 14 14
Rank change year-on-year -6 0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Degree 71 165 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 9.02% 12.10% 14.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 43.83% 46.48% 55.15%
Number of salaries quoted 69 172 195
Cardiff median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £19,350
90th Percentile £46,300 £57,500 £51,250
South Wales median annual salary £34,750 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -0.71% - +14.75%

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Cardiff
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 162 355 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 20.58% 26.03% 25.89%
Number of salaries quoted 142 325 365
Cardiff median annual salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.67% - +11.94%
10th Percentile £21,550 £22,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £68,250 £57,500
South Wales median annual salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +11.43% - -

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings citing Degree as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

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 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Degree in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 23 (32.39%) Computer Science
2 18 (25.35%) Finance
2 18 (25.35%) Java
3 17 (23.94%) Microsoft
3 17 (23.94%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (22.54%) C#
5 15 (21.13%) Computer Science Degree
6 13 (18.31%) JavaScript
6 13 (18.31%) .NET
7 11 (15.49%) SQL
7 11 (15.49%) CSS
7 11 (15.49%) Web Services
8 10 (14.08%) HTML
8 10 (14.08%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (12.68%) Advertising
10 8 (11.27%) Project Management
10 8 (11.27%) Linux
10 8 (11.27%) Python
10 8 (11.27%) Spring
10 8 (11.27%) Software Engineering
11 7 (9.86%) Business Analysis
11 7 (9.86%) REST
11 7 (9.86%) Microsoft Office
11 7 (9.86%) Risk Management
11 7 (9.86%) Data Structures
11 7 (9.86%) DevOps
12 6 (8.45%) AngularJS
12 6 (8.45%) Telecoms
12 6 (8.45%) Scrum
12 6 (8.45%) SOAP

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 2 (2.82%) Apache Spark
1 2 (2.82%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (2.82%) SAS
1 2 (2.82%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.41%) Apache Pig
2 1 (1.41%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (9.86%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (8.45%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (4.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.41%) InDesign
4 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (1.41%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.41%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Visualfiles
2 1 (1.41%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.04%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.82%) SaaS
3 1 (1.41%) Google Drive
3 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.41%) Office 365
3 1 (1.41%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.45%) Ethernet
2 5 (7.04%) Firewall
2 5 (7.04%) VoIP
3 3 (4.23%) SMS
4 2 (2.82%) 802.11
4 2 (2.82%) BGP
4 2 (2.82%) Broadband
4 2 (2.82%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (2.82%) DHCP
4 2 (2.82%) GPON
4 2 (2.82%) MPLS
4 2 (2.82%) Network Security
4 2 (2.82%) OSPF
4 2 (2.82%) RSVP
4 2 (2.82%) SNMP
4 2 (2.82%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.82%) VRRP
5 1 (1.41%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (1.41%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (1.41%) NX-OS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.04%) MySQL
2 3 (4.23%) Hadoop
2 3 (4.23%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (4.23%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.82%) Big Data
4 1 (1.41%) Amazon Aurora
4 1 (1.41%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (1.41%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.41%) Apache Hive
4 1 (1.41%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.41%) MS Access
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.41%) Redis
4 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Eclipse
1 2 (2.82%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (1.41%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.41%) JIRA
2 1 (1.41%) JMeter
2 1 (1.41%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.41%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.41%) Zephyr
General
1 18 (25.35%) Finance
2 9 (12.68%) Advertising
3 6 (8.45%) Retail
3 6 (8.45%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.63%) Marketing
5 3 (4.23%) Games
6 2 (2.82%) Law
7 1 (1.41%) Electronics
7 1 (1.41%) Legal
7 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.41%) Military
Job Titles
1 26 (36.62%) Developer
2 23 (32.39%) Analyst
3 14 (19.72%) Business Analyst
4 11 (15.49%) Graduate
5 9 (12.68%) Java Developer
5 9 (12.68%) Junior
6 6 (8.45%) C# Developer
6 6 (8.45%) Finance Business Analyst
6 6 (8.45%) Financial Analyst
6 6 (8.45%) Financial Business Analyst
6 6 (8.45%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 6 (8.45%) Service Analyst
7 5 (7.04%) Auditor
7 5 (7.04%) IT Auditor
7 5 (7.04%) IT Graduate
7 5 (7.04%) Junior Developer
7 5 (7.04%) Software Developer
7 5 (7.04%) Systems Developer
8 3 (4.23%) .NET Developer
8 3 (4.23%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (18.31%) .NET
2 11 (15.49%) CSS
2 11 (15.49%) Web Services
3 10 (14.08%) HTML
4 8 (11.27%) Spring
5 7 (9.86%) REST
6 6 (8.45%) AngularJS
6 6 (8.45%) ASP.NET
6 6 (8.45%) SOAP
7 5 (7.04%) Hibernate
8 4 (5.63%) HTML5
8 4 (5.63%) J2EE
9 3 (4.23%) Apache Camel
9 3 (4.23%) CSS3
9 3 (4.23%) JPA
9 3 (4.23%) Node.js
10 2 (2.82%) 802.1X
10 2 (2.82%) MXNet
10 2 (2.82%) RESTful
10 2 (2.82%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 23 (32.39%) Computer Science
2 10 (14.08%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (9.86%) Data Structures
4 3 (4.23%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.82%) Blog
5 2 (2.82%) Credit Risk
5 2 (2.82%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.82%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.41%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.41%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.41%) PDA
6 1 (1.41%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.41%) Social Media
6 1 (1.41%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.27%) Linux
2 5 (7.04%) Windows
3 4 (5.63%) Android
4 2 (2.82%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.82%) Unix
5 1 (1.41%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (23.94%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (11.27%) Project Management
2 8 (11.27%) Software Engineering
3 7 (9.86%) Business Analysis
3 7 (9.86%) DevOps
3 7 (9.86%) Risk Management
4 6 (8.45%) Scrum
4 6 (8.45%) Use Case
5 5 (7.04%) Economics
5 5 (7.04%) Information Security
5 5 (7.04%) Internal Audit
5 5 (7.04%) IT Audit
5 5 (7.04%) Mentoring
5 5 (7.04%) OO
5 5 (7.04%) OOP
5 5 (7.04%) Service Management
6 4 (5.63%) Analytics
6 4 (5.63%) Web Development
7 3 (4.23%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (4.23%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 18 (25.35%) Java
2 16 (22.54%) C#
3 13 (18.31%) JavaScript
4 11 (15.49%) SQL
5 8 (11.27%) Python
6 5 (7.04%) PHP
6 5 (7.04%) VB
7 4 (5.63%) C++
7 4 (5.63%) Perl
8 3 (4.23%) Bash Shell
8 3 (4.23%) TypeScript
9 2 (2.82%) Apple Swift
9 2 (2.82%) Objective-C
9 2 (2.82%) Scala
9 2 (2.82%) VBA
10 1 (1.41%) C
10 1 (1.41%) Korn
10 1 (1.41%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.41%) R
10 1 (1.41%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (21.13%) Computer Science Degree
2 6 (8.45%) CBAP
2 6 (8.45%) IIBA
2 6 (8.45%) ISEB
3 4 (5.63%) HND
3 4 (5.63%) PhD
4 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.82%) CCNP
5 2 (2.82%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.41%) CCDP
6 1 (1.41%) CCNA
6 1 (1.41%) CISSP
6 1 (1.41%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.41%) MCP
6 1 (1.41%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.04%) ISO 9001
1 5 (7.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.82%) QA
3 1 (1.41%) Def Stans
System Software
1 1 (1.41%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (2.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 17 (23.94%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.82%) Cisco
2 2 (2.82%) Google
2 2 (2.82%) Oracle
3 1 (1.41%) Adobe
3 1 (1.41%) Apple
3 1 (1.41%) CheckPoint
3 1 (1.41%) Citrix
3 1 (1.41%) F5
3 1 (1.41%) Palo Alto