The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 18 14
Rank change year-on-year +9 -4  
Permanent jobs citing Degree 110 110 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 15.17% 9.68% 12.59%
As % of the Qualifications category 59.78% 36.07% 39.03%
Number of salaries quoted 93 105 121
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
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 South Wales.

Academic & Professional Certification
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 184 305 392
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 25.38% 26.85% 32.26%
Number of salaries quoted 151 266 334
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -5.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £20,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South 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 South Wales

Degree
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for Degree in South Wales

Degree
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in South Wales over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Degree in South Wales

Degree
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 Degree within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 27 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 +8 76 £40,000 - 3
Newport +6 26 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Torfaen +4 5 £37,500 -31.81%
Bridgend +12 3 £24,000 -31.42%
Caerphilly - 3 £37,500 - 1
Degree
Wales

For the 6 months to 27 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Degree.

1 85 (41.06%) Finance
2 71 (34.30%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (23.67%) SQL
3 49 (23.67%) Computer Science
4 47 (22.71%) Computer Science Degree
5 45 (21.74%) .NET
5 45 (21.74%) Project Management
6 44 (21.26%) Analytical Skills
7 42 (20.29%) Microsoft
7 42 (20.29%) C#
8 38 (18.36%) JavaScript
9 34 (16.43%) Windows
10 32 (15.46%) Advertising
11 27 (13.04%) Microsoft Office
12 26 (12.56%) SQL Server
13 25 (12.08%) HTML
14 24 (11.59%) ASP.NET
14 24 (11.59%) Business Analysis
15 23 (11.11%) Software Engineering
16 21 (10.14%) HND
16 21 (10.14%) CSS
16 21 (10.14%) Process Management
17 20 (9.66%) Java
18 19 (9.18%) MVC
18 19 (9.18%) Scrum
19 18 (8.70%) Web Services
20 17 (8.21%) Web Development
20 17 (8.21%) Mathematics
21 16 (7.73%) Linux
21 16 (7.73%) Service Management

Degree
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 9 (4.35%) Drupal
2 5 (2.42%) Tomcat
3 4 (1.93%) CMS
3 4 (1.93%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (1.45%) Apache
4 3 (1.45%) JBoss
4 3 (1.45%) nginx
4 3 (1.45%) OpenStack
4 3 (1.45%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.97%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (0.97%) Alfresco
5 2 (0.97%) Documentum
5 2 (0.97%) FileNet
5 2 (0.97%) Liferay
5 2 (0.97%) LiveCycle
5 2 (0.97%) LiveLink
5 2 (0.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (0.97%) SAS
5 2 (0.97%) Umbraco
5 2 (0.97%) WordPress
Applications
1 27 (13.04%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (4.83%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (3.38%) Doxygen
4 6 (2.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (2.42%) MS Visio
6 4 (1.93%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.48%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.48%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.48%) Pro/ENGINEER
7 1 (0.48%) PTC Creo
7 1 (0.48%) Solid Edge
7 1 (0.48%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 9 (4.35%) Sage 200
1 9 (4.35%) Sage 50
2 3 (1.45%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.97%) Visualfiles
4 1 (0.48%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.93%) Office 365
4 3 (1.45%) IaaS
4 3 (1.45%) PaaS
4 3 (1.45%) SaaS
5 1 (0.48%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (0.48%) GitHub
5 1 (0.48%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.48%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.48%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.86%) Firewall
2 7 (3.38%) Ethernet
3 5 (2.42%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.45%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (1.45%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (1.45%) IPsec
4 3 (1.45%) LAN
4 3 (1.45%) LDAP
4 3 (1.45%) VPN
5 2 (0.97%) BGP
5 2 (0.97%) Cisco PIX
5 2 (0.97%) EIGRP
5 2 (0.97%) FWSM
5 2 (0.97%) HSRP
5 2 (0.97%) Network Security
5 2 (0.97%) VoIP
5 2 (0.97%) VRRP
5 2 (0.97%) Wireless
6 1 (0.48%) PPTP
6 1 (0.48%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (12.56%) SQL Server
2 13 (6.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (3.86%) MySQL
4 7 (3.38%) Relational Database
5 6 (2.90%) Big Data
5 6 (2.90%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (2.42%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (2.42%) NoSQL
6 5 (2.42%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (1.45%) Hadoop
7 3 (1.45%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.45%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (0.97%) Amazon Redshift
8 2 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.97%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (0.97%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (0.97%) Power BI
8 2 (0.97%) Redis
8 2 (0.97%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 10 (4.83%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (3.38%) Visual Studio
3 5 (2.42%) Git (software)
3 5 (2.42%) NUnit
3 5 (2.42%) Rational DOORS
4 4 (1.93%) Subversion
5 3 (1.45%) Ant
5 3 (1.45%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.45%) Rational Rhapsody
5 3 (1.45%) SoapUI
6 2 (0.97%) Bitbucket
6 2 (0.97%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.97%) Grunt
6 2 (0.97%) Jasmine
6 2 (0.97%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (0.97%) Xcode
7 1 (0.48%) gulp
7 1 (0.48%) LabVIEW
7 1 (0.48%) Maven
7 1 (0.48%) webpack
General
1 85 (41.06%) Finance
2 32 (15.46%) Advertising
3 10 (4.83%) Manufacturing
4 9 (4.35%) Marketing
4 9 (4.35%) Publishing
5 5 (2.42%) Military
5 5 (2.42%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.42%) Welsh Language
6 4 (1.93%) Electronics
6 4 (1.93%) Games
6 4 (1.93%) Retail
7 3 (1.45%) Aerospace
7 3 (1.45%) Billing
8 2 (0.97%) Banking
8 2 (0.97%) Law
8 2 (0.97%) Legal
9 1 (0.48%) Automotive
9 1 (0.48%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 51 (24.64%) Developer
2 41 (19.81%) Analyst
3 24 (11.59%) Graduate
4 22 (10.63%) Business Analyst
5 18 (8.70%) .NET Developer
6 15 (7.25%) BPM Consultant
6 15 (7.25%) Consultant
7 14 (6.76%) Auditor
7 14 (6.76%) IT Auditor
7 14 (6.76%) IT Graduate
8 13 (6.28%) Business Process Consultant
9 12 (5.80%) C# Developer
9 12 (5.80%) Finance Business Analyst
9 12 (5.80%) Financial Analyst
9 12 (5.80%) Financial Business Analyst
9 12 (5.80%) Financial Services Business Analyst
9 12 (5.80%) Service Analyst
9 12 (5.80%) Software Developer
10 11 (5.31%) C# .NET Developer
10 11 (5.31%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (21.74%) .NET
2 25 (12.08%) HTML
3 24 (11.59%) ASP.NET
4 21 (10.14%) CSS
5 18 (8.70%) Web Services
6 14 (6.76%) ASP.NET MVC
6 14 (6.76%) jQuery
7 13 (6.28%) SOAP
8 11 (5.31%) REST
8 11 (5.31%) Spring
8 11 (5.31%) XML
9 9 (4.35%) AngularJS
10 7 (3.38%) HTML5
11 6 (2.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 6 (2.90%) JPA
11 6 (2.90%) JSON
12 5 (2.42%) Apache Camel
13 4 (1.93%) Ajax
13 4 (1.93%) iOS SDK
13 4 (1.93%) React
Miscellaneous
1 49 (23.67%) Computer Science
2 44 (21.26%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (6.28%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.42%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (1.45%) Algorithms
5 3 (1.45%) Data Structures
5 3 (1.45%) Private Cloud
5 3 (1.45%) User Experience
6 2 (0.97%) Data Centre
6 2 (0.97%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.97%) Social Media
7 1 (0.48%) Blog
7 1 (0.48%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.48%) EPoS
7 1 (0.48%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.48%) iSeries
7 1 (0.48%) Mobile Computing
7 1 (0.48%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.48%) PDA
7 1 (0.48%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 34 (16.43%) Windows
2 16 (7.73%) Linux
3 14 (6.76%) Unix
4 12 (5.80%) Android
5 10 (4.83%) Apple iOS
5 10 (4.83%) Windows Server
6 4 (1.93%) Mac OS
6 4 (1.93%) Windows 10
6 4 (1.93%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.45%) OpenBSD
7 3 (1.45%) Ubuntu
7 3 (1.45%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.97%) CentOS
9 1 (0.48%) VxWorks
9 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (34.30%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (21.74%) Project Management
3 24 (11.59%) Business Analysis
4 23 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 21 (10.14%) Process Management
6 19 (9.18%) MVC
6 19 (9.18%) Scrum
7 17 (8.21%) Mathematics
7 17 (8.21%) Web Development
8 16 (7.73%) Service Management
9 15 (7.25%) Risk Management
9 15 (7.25%) SDLC
10 14 (6.76%) Economics
10 14 (6.76%) IT Audit
10 14 (6.76%) Use Case
11 13 (6.28%) Internal Audit
11 13 (6.28%) Time Management
11 13 (6.28%) Waterfall
12 12 (5.80%) Change Management
12 12 (5.80%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 49 (23.67%) SQL
2 42 (20.29%) C#
3 38 (18.36%) JavaScript
4 20 (9.66%) Java
5 13 (6.28%) C
6 12 (5.80%) PHP
6 12 (5.80%) T-SQL
7 11 (5.31%) C++
7 11 (5.31%) Python
8 8 (3.86%) Objective-C
9 5 (2.42%) VB
10 4 (1.93%) Embedded C
11 2 (0.97%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.97%) Perl
11 2 (0.97%) R
11 2 (0.97%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.97%) VBScript
12 1 (0.48%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.48%) Ruby
12 1 (0.48%) Scala
Qualifications
1 47 (22.71%) Computer Science Degree
2 21 (10.14%) HND
3 13 (6.28%) ISEB
4 12 (5.80%) CBAP
4 12 (5.80%) IIBA
5 7 (3.38%) PMI Certification
5 7 (3.38%) PMP
5 7 (3.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 6 (2.90%) Master's Degree
6 6 (2.90%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (2.42%) ISTQB
8 4 (1.93%) CCNP
8 4 (1.93%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (1.93%) MCP
8 4 (1.93%) Network+ Certification
8 4 (1.93%) PhD
9 3 (1.45%) CCNA
9 3 (1.45%) HNC
9 3 (1.45%) Security Cleared
9 3 (1.45%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (6.76%) ISO 9001
3 9 (4.35%) QA
4 4 (1.93%) SLA
5 3 (1.45%) Def Stans
6 2 (0.97%) PMO
7 1 (0.48%) DO-178B
7 1 (0.48%) IEC 61508
7 1 (0.48%) IEC 62304
7 1 (0.48%) MISRA
7 1 (0.48%) MISRA C
7 1 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (4.35%) Firmware
2 6 (2.90%) Hyper-V
3 4 (1.93%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.93%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.45%) Terraform
2 2 (0.97%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (0.97%) Grafana
2 2 (0.97%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.48%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 42 (20.29%) Microsoft
2 9 (4.35%) Sage
3 6 (2.90%) IBM
3 6 (2.90%) Oracle
4 5 (2.42%) Sitecore
4 5 (2.42%) VMware
5 4 (1.93%) Cisco
6 3 (1.45%) Adobe
6 3 (1.45%) Google
6 3 (1.45%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.97%) EMC
7 2 (0.97%) FatWire
7 2 (0.97%) HP
7 2 (0.97%) Interwoven
7 2 (0.97%) OpenText
7 2 (0.97%) SAP
7 2 (0.97%) Sencha
7 2 (0.97%) Vignette
7 2 (0.97%) WSO2
7 2 (0.97%) Xerox
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Posted: 18 hours ago
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Salary: UKP 50000 per year
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