Period
to 21 February 2018

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 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Welsh Language
UK
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1185 1179 1238
Rank change year-on-year -6 +59 +5
Permanent jobs citing Welsh Language 3 8 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.005% 0.019%
As % of the General category 0.004% 0.011% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 39
UK median annual salary £35,050 £35,500 £22,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.27% +61.36% -26.67%
10th Percentile £32,585 £21,780 £20,000
90th Percentile £44,500 £50,000 £56,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £38,775 £25,950 £21,000
% change year-on-year +49.42% +23.57% -30.00%

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 74,032 73,817 92,872
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.99% 41.96% 44.59%
Number of salaries quoted 57,432 59,482 74,837
UK median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.00% - -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +1.15% +2.35%

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
Top 2 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 21 February 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
Wales +7 2 £38,775 -22.45% 4
UK excluding London -9 2 £38,775 +49.42% 5

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, 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 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security Management
2 1 (33.33%) Security Management
2 1 (33.33%) Online Security
2 1 (33.33%) Automotive
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (33.33%) Freedom of Information Act
2 1 (33.33%) Erlang
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) IaaS
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (33.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Information Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Security Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Software Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Software Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (33.33%) Freedom of Information
1 1 (33.33%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
1 1 (33.33%) Functional Programming
1 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security Management
1 1 (33.33%) Microservices
1 1 (33.33%) Online Security
1 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
1 1 (33.33%) SDLC
1 1 (33.33%) Security Management
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Erlang
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Cyber Essentials
1 1 (33.33%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
1 1 (33.33%) GDPR
1 1 (33.33%) IASME
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001