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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Broadband
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 87 83
Rank change year-on-year +21 -4  
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 6 6 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.84% 0.54% 1.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.50% 2.82% 5.28%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 15
Median salary £45,000 £33,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -3.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £56,250 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £33,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +14.92% -12.98%  

Broadband is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next 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 and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 109 213 284
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 15.29% 19.05% 22.85%
Number of salaries quoted 100 189 250
Median salary £35,094 £35,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.14% -4.05%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Broadband
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales citing Broadband as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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 3 months to 25 June 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 3 months to 25 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
Cardiff +14 5 £50,000 -
Bridgend +13 1 £40,000 +77.77%
Broadband
Wales

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 8 (88.89%) Scrum
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) C#
3 4 (44.44%) .NET
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
4 3 (33.33%) WinForms
4 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 3 (33.33%) TDD
4 3 (33.33%) NUnit
4 3 (33.33%) Windows
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle
4 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (33.33%) VB
4 3 (33.33%) VB.NET
4 3 (33.33%) WPF
4 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (33.33%) Kanban
4 3 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
4 3 (33.33%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (33.33%) MSTest
4 3 (33.33%) MVVM
4 3 (33.33%) Rhino Mocks
4 3 (33.33%) Moq
4 3 (33.33%) Castle Windsor
4 3 (33.33%) Ninject
4 3 (33.33%) Unity DI Container
4 3 (33.33%) Spring.NET
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (22.22%) Customer Requirements

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
3 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Moq
1 3 (33.33%) MSTest
1 3 (33.33%) NUnit
1 3 (33.33%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (22.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Telecoms Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Scrum Master
3 2 (22.22%) Junior
3 2 (22.22%) Junior Product Owner
3 2 (22.22%) Product Owner
3 2 (22.22%) Scrum Master
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Team Leader
4 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
2 3 (33.33%) Castle Windsor
2 3 (33.33%) Ninject
2 3 (33.33%) Spring.NET
2 3 (33.33%) Unity DI Container
2 3 (33.33%) WinForms
2 3 (33.33%) WPF
3 2 (22.22%) CSS
4 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
4 1 (11.11%) HTML
4 1 (11.11%) Java EE
4 1 (11.11%) JNI
4 1 (11.11%) JPA
4 1 (11.11%) jQuery
4 1 (11.11%) JSF
4 1 (11.11%) LESS
4 1 (11.11%) Sass
4 1 (11.11%) Spring
4 1 (11.11%) Web Services
4 1 (11.11%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (88.89%) Scrum
2 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
2 3 (33.33%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (33.33%) Kanban
2 3 (33.33%) MVVM
2 3 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (22.22%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (22.22%) Web Development
4 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 1 (11.11%) MVC
4 1 (11.11%) OOP
4 1 (11.11%) SOA
4 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) C#
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) VB
2 3 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
4 1 (11.11%) C++
4 1 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft