Period
to 18 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in North Wales with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
Wales > North Wales
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 13 9
Rank change year-on-year +11 -4 -4
Permanent jobs citing Degree 25 15 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Wales 25.77% 12.10% 21.05%
As % of the Qualifications category 92.59% 57.69% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 16 11 19
North Wales median annual salary £34,000 £35,000 £17,856
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.86% +96.01% -45.06%
10th Percentile £27,500 £20,000 £15,678
90th Percentile £35,000 £43,750 £80,000
Wales median annual salary £36,412 £33,625 £35,000
% change year-on-year +8.29% -3.93% +0.61%

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 North Wales with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
North Wales
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 27 26 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Wales 27.84% 20.97% 25.26%
Number of salaries quoted 18 22 20
North Wales median annual salary £34,000 £27,748 £17,856
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.53% +55.40% -45.06%
10th Percentile £27,500 £20,000 £15,678
90th Percentile £35,900 £43,750 £80,000
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in North Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Degree in North Wales

Degree
Salary Trend in North Wales

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

Salary trend for Degree in North Wales

Degree
Job Locations in North Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the North Wales region over the 6 months to 18 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gwynedd - 12 £34,500 -
Flintshire +13 11 £30,000 -22.58%
Denbighshire -3 1 - - 6
Wrexham -5 1 - -
Degree
Wales

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, IT jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the North Wales region with a requirement for Degree.

1 16 (64.00%) Finance
2 12 (48.00%) QA
2 12 (48.00%) Mentoring
2 12 (48.00%) Coaching
3 10 (40.00%) C#
4 7 (28.00%) SQL
5 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (24.00%) Manufacturing
6 5 (20.00%) .NET Core
6 5 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (20.00%) Computer Science
6 5 (20.00%) Microservices
6 5 (20.00%) TypeScript
6 5 (20.00%) Docker
6 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (20.00%) Open Source
6 5 (20.00%) HTML5
6 5 (20.00%) Xamarin
6 5 (20.00%) Games
6 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (20.00%) Law
6 5 (20.00%) Software Testing
6 5 (20.00%) MVC
6 5 (20.00%) .NET
6 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 5 (20.00%) C++
6 5 (20.00%) HTML
6 5 (20.00%) Java
6 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
7 2 (8.00%) SAP

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in North Wales 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:

Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.00%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (4.00%) DTS
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Moq
General
1 16 (64.00%) Finance
2 6 (24.00%) Manufacturing
3 5 (20.00%) Games
3 5 (20.00%) Law
4 1 (4.00%) Aerospace
4 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Developer
2 6 (24.00%) Analyst
2 6 (24.00%) Business IT Analyst
2 6 (24.00%) IT Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 5 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Business Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) IT Business Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Junior
4 4 (16.00%) Junior Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Junior Business Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Business Systems Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Junior Business Systems Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) .NET
1 5 (20.00%) .NET Core
1 5 (20.00%) HTML
1 5 (20.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (4.00%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Coaching
1 12 (48.00%) Mentoring
2 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (20.00%) Microservices
2 5 (20.00%) MVC
2 5 (20.00%) Open Source
2 5 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (4.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (4.00%) Financial Analysis
3 1 (4.00%) Line Management
3 1 (4.00%) Logistics
3 1 (4.00%) Order to Cash
3 1 (4.00%) Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (4.00%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (40.00%) C#
2 7 (28.00%) SQL
3 5 (20.00%) C++
3 5 (20.00%) Java
3 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (20.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (8.00%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (48.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.00%) Xamarin
3 2 (8.00%) SAP