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 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
Wales / North Wales
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 9 21
Rank change year-on-year +7 +12  
Permanent jobs citing Degree 12 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Wales 33.33% 11.90% 3.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 80.00% 71.43% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 3
Median salary £30,000 £42,500 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.41% +39.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,897 £42,500 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £42,500 £44,100
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 North Wales.

Academic & Professional Certification
North Wales
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 15 7 20
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in North Wales 41.67% 16.67% 21.28%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 16
Median salary £37,500 £27,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.36% -41.48%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,747 £27,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in North Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in North Wales 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 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
Salary Histogram in North Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in North Wales over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram 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 3 months to 26 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Denbighshire - 6 £27,747 -
Flintshire - 6 £37,500 -
Degree
Wales

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 North Wales region with a requirement for Degree.

1 7 (53.85%) ERP
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 3 (23.08%) C
3 3 (23.08%) C#
3 3 (23.08%) C++
3 3 (23.08%) Java
3 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
3 3 (23.08%) PHP
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
3 3 (23.08%) Firmware
3 3 (23.08%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (23.08%) MVC
3 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
3 3 (23.08%) SAP
3 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing
3 3 (23.08%) Xcode
3 3 (23.08%) Objective-C
3 3 (23.08%) PDM
3 3 (23.08%) PTC
3 3 (23.08%) Windchill
3 3 (23.08%) Programme Management
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) Data Management
3 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
3 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
3 3 (23.08%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (23.08%) QA
3 3 (23.08%) SAP ERP
3 3 (23.08%) WPF
3 3 (23.08%) JSON

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 3 (23.08%) Windchill
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (23.08%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Android Studio
1 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
1 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
1 3 (23.08%) Xcode
General
1 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
3 1 (7.69%) Automotive
3 1 (7.69%) Avionics
3 1 (7.69%) Marketing
3 1 (7.69%) Military
3 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.69%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Analyst
1 3 (23.08%) C# Software Engineer
1 3 (23.08%) Graduate
1 3 (23.08%) Software Engineer
1 3 (23.08%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Head of Programmes
2 1 (7.69%) Help Desk Technician
2 1 (7.69%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) Android SDK
1 3 (23.08%) Angular 2
1 3 (23.08%) AngularJS
1 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web API
1 3 (23.08%) Entity Framework
1 3 (23.08%) JSON
1 3 (23.08%) Laravel
1 3 (23.08%) Node.js
1 3 (23.08%) React
1 3 (23.08%) RESTful
1 3 (23.08%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
1 3 (23.08%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Android
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) ERP
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
2 3 (23.08%) Data Management
2 3 (23.08%) Data Visualisation
2 3 (23.08%) MVC
2 3 (23.08%) PDM
2 3 (23.08%) Programme Management
2 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
2 3 (23.08%) SOLID
2 3 (23.08%) Visualisation
2 3 (23.08%) Web Application Development
3 2 (15.38%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) C
1 3 (23.08%) C#
1 3 (23.08%) C++
1 3 (23.08%) ES6
1 3 (23.08%) Java
1 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
1 3 (23.08%) Objective-C
1 3 (23.08%) PHP
1 3 (23.08%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) MCSA
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) QA
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Firmware
2 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) PTC
2 3 (23.08%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (23.08%) SAP
2 3 (23.08%) Xamarin