Period
to 18 January 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Welsh Language in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Welsh Language over the 6 months to 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Welsh Language
UK
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1062 1186 1165
Rank change year-on-year +124 -21 +89
Permanent jobs citing Welsh Language 43 8 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.028% 0.005% 0.017%
As % of the General category 0.073% 0.011% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 32
UK median annual salary £28,000 £30,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +25.00% +11.63%
10th Percentile £20,000 £18,800 £15,678
90th Percentile £39,926 £40,125 £43,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £28,000 £27,000 £17,856
% change year-on-year +3.70% +51.21% -14.97%

Welsh Language is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 59,271 74,417 75,056
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.14% 42.78% 42.33%
Number of salaries quoted 45,279 56,255 60,702
UK median annual salary £55,000 £51,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.80% +3.00% -
10th Percentile £30,500 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year - +1.12% +3.49%

Welsh Language
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Welsh Language as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Welsh Language in the UK

Welsh Language
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Welsh Language in the UK

Welsh Language
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Welsh Language over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Welsh Language in the UK

Welsh Language
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Welsh Language within the UK over the 6 months to 18 January 2019. 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
UK excluding London +88 43 £28,000 +3.70% 9
Wales +46 41 £36,000 +33.33% 4
Northern Ireland - 2 £20,000 -

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, IT jobs citing Welsh Language 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 with a requirement for Welsh Language.

1 23 (53.49%) BBC
2 12 (27.91%) C
3 10 (23.26%) C#
3 10 (23.26%) ADSL
3 10 (23.26%) ISDN
3 10 (23.26%) LAN
3 10 (23.26%) WAN
3 10 (23.26%) .NET
3 10 (23.26%) Business Continuity
3 10 (23.26%) .NET Core
4 8 (18.60%) Serverless
4 8 (18.60%) Data Science
4 8 (18.60%) Problem-Solving
4 8 (18.60%) Machine Learning
4 8 (18.60%) Data Analytics
4 8 (18.60%) AngularJS
4 8 (18.60%) Analytics
4 8 (18.60%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (18.60%) Deep Learning
4 8 (18.60%) Games
4 8 (18.60%) Artificial Intelligence
4 8 (18.60%) Software Engineering
4 8 (18.60%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (18.60%) Python
5 7 (16.28%) JIRA
5 7 (16.28%) Atlassian
5 7 (16.28%) Test Management
5 7 (16.28%) TestRail
5 7 (16.28%) Acceptance Criteria
5 7 (16.28%) Defect Management

Welsh Language
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 8 (18.60%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (4.65%) Apache
2 2 (4.65%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.60%) Serverless
2 4 (9.30%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (9.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.26%) ADSL
1 10 (23.26%) ISDN
1 10 (23.26%) LAN
1 10 (23.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.98%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.65%) NoSQL
2 2 (4.65%) RDBMS
2 2 (4.65%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.33%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 7 (16.28%) JIRA
1 7 (16.28%) TestRail
2 2 (4.65%) Grunt
2 2 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (18.60%) Games
2 6 (13.95%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 16 (37.21%) Operations Engineer
2 7 (16.28%) Test Leader
3 4 (9.30%) Customer Executive
3 4 (9.30%) Customer Service Executive
3 4 (9.30%) Senior Software Engineer
3 4 (9.30%) Software Engineer
4 2 (4.65%) C# Developer
4 2 (4.65%) C# Software Developer
4 2 (4.65%) Customer Service Advisor
4 2 (4.65%) Developer
4 2 (4.65%) Incident Manager
4 2 (4.65%) Software Developer
5 1 (2.33%) Analyst
5 1 (2.33%) Business Change Manager
5 1 (2.33%) Business Manager
5 1 (2.33%) Change Manager
5 1 (2.33%) Information Analyst
5 1 (2.33%) Lead C# Developer
5 1 (2.33%) Lead Software Developer
5 1 (2.33%) Major Incident Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (23.26%) .NET
1 10 (23.26%) .NET Core
2 8 (18.60%) AngularJS
3 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (4.65%) CSS
3 2 (4.65%) jQuery
3 2 (4.65%) Node.js
3 2 (4.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (4.65%) WinForms
3 2 (4.65%) XML
3 2 (4.65%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 23 (53.49%) BBC
2 6 (13.95%) Driving Licence
2 6 (13.95%) Media Streaming
3 4 (9.30%) NHS
4 3 (6.98%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.26%) Business Continuity
2 8 (18.60%) Analytics
2 8 (18.60%) Artificial Intelligence
2 8 (18.60%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (18.60%) Data Analytics
2 8 (18.60%) Data Science
2 8 (18.60%) Deep Learning
2 8 (18.60%) Machine Learning
2 8 (18.60%) Problem-Solving
2 8 (18.60%) Software Engineering
3 7 (16.28%) Acceptance Criteria
3 7 (16.28%) Defect Management
3 7 (16.28%) Test Management
4 6 (13.95%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (6.98%) Health Informatics
5 3 (6.98%) Informatics
6 2 (4.65%) Incident Management
6 2 (4.65%) MVC
6 2 (4.65%) Problem Management
6 2 (4.65%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (27.91%) C
2 10 (23.26%) C#
3 8 (18.60%) Python
4 6 (13.95%) JavaScript
5 4 (9.30%) TypeScript
6 2 (4.65%) CFML
6 2 (4.65%) PHP
6 2 (4.65%) SQL
7 1 (2.33%) VBA
Systems Management
1 6 (13.95%) Nagios
Vendors
1 7 (16.28%) Atlassian
2 3 (6.98%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.65%) Oracle