The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for Cryptography skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cryptography over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cryptography (Cryptology)
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 90 96
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales - 0.088% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.10% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Median salary - £45,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -9.09%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.84% +22.35%  

Cryptography is in the process and methodology 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 process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 653 970 1041
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 90.44% 85.09% 85.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2266 3133 3296
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Cryptography
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Cryptography in South Wales

Cryptography
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for Cryptography in South Wales