Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for Broadband skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Broadband over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Broadband
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 121 122
Rank change year-on-year +26 +1 -
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 12 16 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.85% 0.75% 0.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.14% 4.49% 5.39%
Number of salaries quoted 11 16 22
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £35,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.72% -25.26% -
10th Percentile £23,500 £20,875 £31,750
90th Percentile £43,750 £63,750 £51,250
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +21.43% -26.32% -

Broadband is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 290 356 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 20.51% 16.60% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 269 313 381
South Wales median annual salary £38,500 £38,500 £38,500
10th Percentile £23,925 £22,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £67,500 £57,500
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% -2.60% +5.48%

Broadband
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings citing Broadband as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Broadband in South Wales

Broadband
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for Broadband in South Wales

Broadband
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Broadband in South Wales over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Broadband in South Wales

Broadband
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Broadband within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Cardiff +35 4 £25,750 +3.00%
Bridgend +7 4 £40,000 +14.29%
Broadband
Wales

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing Broadband 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Broadband.

1 9 (75.00%) Scrum
1 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) C++
2 8 (66.67%) OOP
3 7 (58.33%) STL
3 7 (58.33%) Java
3 7 (58.33%) TDD
3 7 (58.33%) C#
3 7 (58.33%) Multithreading
4 6 (50.00%) Qt
5 4 (33.33%) Sony
5 4 (33.33%) OO
5 4 (33.33%) Cross-Platform Development
6 3 (25.00%) Multithreaded Programming
6 3 (25.00%) GoogleTest
6 3 (25.00%) Google
7 2 (16.67%) GPON
7 2 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 2 (16.67%) Degree
7 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
7 2 (16.67%) 802.1X
7 2 (16.67%) Linux
7 2 (16.67%) DHCP
7 2 (16.67%) Ethernet
7 2 (16.67%) SNMP
7 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 2 (16.67%) SQL
7 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
7 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
7 2 (16.67%) 802.11

Broadband
Co-occurring IT Skills in South 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 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) 802.11
1 2 (16.67%) BGP
1 2 (16.67%) DHCP
1 2 (16.67%) Ethernet
1 2 (16.67%) GPON
1 2 (16.67%) MPLS
1 2 (16.67%) OSPF
1 2 (16.67%) RSVP
1 2 (16.67%) SNMP
1 2 (16.67%) VRRP
2 1 (8.33%) SMS
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) GoogleTest
2 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Developer
2 7 (58.33%) C++ Developer
3 6 (50.00%) C++ Software Developer
3 6 (50.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Scrum Master
4 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Junior
4 1 (8.33%) Junior Product Owner
4 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) NOC Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Product Owner
4 1 (8.33%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) STL
2 6 (50.00%) Qt
3 2 (16.67%) 802.1X
4 1 (8.33%) CSS
4 1 (8.33%) EJB
4 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
4 1 (8.33%) HTML
4 1 (8.33%) Java EE
4 1 (8.33%) JNI
4 1 (8.33%) JPA
4 1 (8.33%) JSF
4 1 (8.33%) Spring
4 1 (8.33%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (75.00%) Scrum
2 8 (66.67%) OOP
3 7 (58.33%) Multithreading
3 7 (58.33%) TDD
4 4 (33.33%) Cross-Platform Development
4 4 (33.33%) OO
5 3 (25.00%) Multithreaded Programming
6 1 (8.33%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) C++
2 7 (58.33%) C#
2 7 (58.33%) Java
3 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Sony
2 3 (25.00%) Google
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle