Period
to 16 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for Customer Requirements skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Customer Requirements over the 6 months to 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Customer Requirements
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 97 95 129
Rank change year-on-year -2 +34 +15
Permanent jobs citing Customer Requirements 19 16 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.20% 1.16% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.37% 1.26% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 16 16 12
South Wales median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £37,500 £26,875 £32,875
90th Percentile £70,625 £56,500 £47,500
Wales median annual salary £49,039 £49,039 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +8.97% +24.14%

Customer Requirements is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,384 1,265 1,998
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 87.65% 91.80% 90.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1,151 1,113 1,771
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.66%
10th Percentile £25,450 £23,800 £22,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £56,250 £55,250
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +2.74%

Customer Requirements
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Customer Requirements in South Wales

Customer Requirements
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for Customer Requirements in South Wales

Customer Requirements
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Customer Requirements in South Wales over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Customer Requirements in South Wales

Customer Requirements
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 Customer Requirements within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 16 October 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
Newport +11 10 £45,000 -10.00% 12
Cardiff -24 6 £61,250 +37.64% 4
Vale of Glamorgan - 2 £40,000 -
Torfaen - 1 - -
Customer Requirements
Wales

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, IT jobs citing Customer Requirements 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Customer Requirements.

1 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (36.84%) Degree
3 6 (31.58%) Scrum
3 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
4 5 (26.32%) CCNP
4 5 (26.32%) Cisco
4 5 (26.32%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (26.32%) C#
4 5 (26.32%) Workflow
4 5 (26.32%) Finance
4 5 (26.32%) Advertising
4 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (26.32%) Process Management
4 5 (26.32%) Business Analysis
4 5 (26.32%) Waterfall
4 5 (26.32%) Process Improvement
4 5 (26.32%) Acceptance Criteria
4 5 (26.32%) Appian
5 4 (21.05%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (21.05%) Riverbed
5 4 (21.05%) HTML
5 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
6 3 (15.79%) MS Visio
6 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Office
6 3 (15.79%) Visual Studio
6 3 (15.79%) Network Design
6 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
6 3 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (15.79%) Software Delivery
7 2 (10.53%) Data Centre

Customer Requirements
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 5 (26.32%) Appian
2 1 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (15.79%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (10.53%) Serverless
3 1 (5.26%) GitHub
3 1 (5.26%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (10.53%) LAN
2 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
2 2 (10.53%) WAN
2 2 (10.53%) Wireless
2 2 (10.53%) Wireless Security
2 2 (10.53%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) Big Data
1 2 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Visual Studio
2 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.26%) GitLab
3 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 5 (26.32%) Advertising
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Games
3 1 (5.26%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Developer
2 3 (15.79%) Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Business Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Design Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Finance Business Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Financial Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Financial Business Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Financial Services Business Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Network Design Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Network Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Service Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) 3D Developer
3 2 (10.53%) BPM Designer
3 2 (10.53%) Business Process Designer
3 2 (10.53%) Designer
3 2 (10.53%) Network Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Presales Solution Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Process Designer
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) HTML
2 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
2 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (10.53%) CSS
2 2 (10.53%) HTML5
2 2 (10.53%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (10.53%) OpenGL
2 2 (10.53%) React
2 2 (10.53%) RequireJS
2 2 (10.53%) SignalR
2 2 (10.53%) Web Services
2 2 (10.53%) WebGL
3 1 (5.26%) .NET
3 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.26%) WCF
3 1 (5.26%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) 3D Graphics
1 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
1 2 (10.53%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (5.26%) Frameworx
2 1 (5.26%) TM Forum
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (31.58%) Scrum
3 5 (26.32%) Acceptance Criteria
3 5 (26.32%) Business Analysis
3 5 (26.32%) Process Improvement
3 5 (26.32%) Process Management
3 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (26.32%) Waterfall
3 5 (26.32%) Workflow
4 3 (15.79%) Network Design
4 3 (15.79%) Software Delivery
5 2 (10.53%) Collaborative Working
5 2 (10.53%) Machine Learning
5 2 (10.53%) Presales
5 2 (10.53%) Product Management
5 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
5 2 (10.53%) Test Automation
5 2 (10.53%) Unit Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Visualisation
5 2 (10.53%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) C#
2 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.53%) Delphi
3 2 (10.53%) Java
4 1 (5.26%) C
4 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Degree
2 5 (26.32%) CCNP
2 5 (26.32%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
4 2 (10.53%) AWS Certification
4 2 (10.53%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (10.53%) CCIE
4 2 (10.53%) CCIE Routing and Switching
5 1 (5.26%) ISEB
5 1 (5.26%) ISTQB
5 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Ansible
1 1 (5.26%) Kubernetes
1 1 (5.26%) Puppet
1 1 (5.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 5 (26.32%) Cisco
3 4 (21.05%) Riverbed
4 2 (10.53%) Blue Coat
4 2 (10.53%) F5
4 2 (10.53%) Juniper
4 2 (10.53%) McAfee
4 2 (10.53%) Tableau
5 1 (5.26%) Google
5 1 (5.26%) IBM