The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Torfaen with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Degree
South Wales / Torfaen
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 15 7
Rank change year-on-year +6 -8  
Permanent jobs citing Degree 4 10 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Torfaen 13.33% 13.51% 26.83%
As % of the Qualifications category 80.00% 52.63% 82.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 25
Median salary £41,500 £57,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.82% +33.72%  
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 Torfaen.

Academic & Professional Certification
Torfaen
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 5 19 40
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Torfaen 16.67% 25.68% 32.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 32
Median salary £41,500 £32,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.68% -14.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Torfaen

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Torfaen 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 Torfaen

Degree
Salary Trend in Torfaen

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

Salary trend for Degree in Torfaen

Degree
Job Locations in Torfaen

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
Cwmbran +6 4 £41,500 -27.82% 1
Degree
South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 Torfaen region with a requirement for Degree.

1 13 (81.25%) Windows
2 11 (68.75%) .NET
2 11 (68.75%) C#
2 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 11 (68.75%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 10 (62.50%) VB.NET
4 7 (43.75%) Web Services
4 7 (43.75%) Windows Server
5 6 (37.50%) Computer Science
5 6 (37.50%) SQL
6 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 4 (25.00%) PowerShell
7 3 (18.75%) Docker
7 3 (18.75%) IaaS
7 3 (18.75%) Mac OS
7 3 (18.75%) nginx
7 3 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (18.75%) SaaS
7 3 (18.75%) PaaS
7 3 (18.75%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (18.75%) OpenStack
7 3 (18.75%) Ubuntu
7 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (18.75%) Linux
7 3 (18.75%) OpenBSD
7 3 (18.75%) Unix
7 3 (18.75%) VMware
7 3 (18.75%) Red Hat

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Torfaen 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 3 (18.75%) Apache
1 3 (18.75%) JBoss
1 3 (18.75%) nginx
1 3 (18.75%) OpenStack
1 3 (18.75%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (18.75%) IaaS
1 3 (18.75%) PaaS
1 3 (18.75%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) Apache Cassandra
General
1 1 (6.25%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Analyst
1 10 (62.50%) Applications Support
1 10 (62.50%) Applications Support Analyst
1 10 (62.50%) Support Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Senior Applications Support
2 4 (25.00%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Senior Support Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Graduate
3 2 (12.50%) Graduate Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Graduate JavaScript Developer
4 1 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (6.25%) JavaScript Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Junior
4 1 (6.25%) Junior Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) .NET
2 7 (43.75%) Web Services
3 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (6.25%) CSS
4 1 (6.25%) CSS3
4 1 (6.25%) HTML
4 1 (6.25%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 3 (18.75%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Windows Server
3 3 (18.75%) Linux
3 3 (18.75%) Mac OS
3 3 (18.75%) OpenBSD
3 3 (18.75%) Ubuntu
3 3 (18.75%) Unix
4 2 (12.50%) Android
4 2 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (18.75%) Line Management
2 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (12.50%) OO
2 2 (12.50%) OOD
3 1 (6.25%) Android Development
3 1 (6.25%) iOS Development
3 1 (6.25%) OOP
3 1 (6.25%) Scrum
3 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
3 1 (6.25%) UML
3 1 (6.25%) Web Application Development
3 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) C#
2 10 (62.50%) VB.NET
3 6 (37.50%) SQL
4 4 (25.00%) PowerShell
5 3 (18.75%) Python
6 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
7 1 (6.25%) C
7 1 (6.25%) C++
7 1 (6.25%) Java
7 1 (6.25%) Objective-C
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (18.75%) Docker
2 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (68.75%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
2 3 (18.75%) VMware
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