Period
to 23 October 2017

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 23 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Welsh Language
UK
6 months to
23 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1167 1180 1279
Rank change year-on-year +13 +99 -35
Permanent jobs citing Welsh Language 14 44 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.008% 0.023% 0.017%
As % of the General category 0.018% 0.054% 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 14 42 28
UK median annual salary £34,000 £29,000 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.24% +38.10% -30.00%
10th Percentile £18,800 £15,678 £20,350
90th Percentile £54,080 £50,000 £53,625
UK excluding London median annual salary £33,000 £24,000 £21,000
% change year-on-year +37.50% +14.29% -32.80%

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 77255 81671 98360
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.01% 43.07% 44.97%
Number of salaries quoted 56107 66626 78314
UK median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.00% - -
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,750 £28,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £83,750 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 23 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Welsh Language in the UK

Welsh Language
Top 5 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 23 October 2017. 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 +23 13 £33,000 +37.50%
Wales -8 12 £34,025 +41.77%
England +67 1 £18,500 -56.47%
East Midlands +34 1 £18,500 -2.63%
Midlands +20 1 £18,500 -2.63%

For the 6 months to 23 October 2017, IT jobs citing Welsh Language also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Welsh Language.

1 7 (50.00%) ITIL
2 6 (42.86%) Data Centre
3 4 (28.57%) Windows
3 4 (28.57%) Service Management
4 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
4 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
4 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
4 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 3 (21.43%) C
4 3 (21.43%) Java
4 3 (21.43%) Data Centre Operations
4 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) Problem Management
4 3 (21.43%) Release Management
5 2 (14.29%) Functional Programming
5 2 (14.29%) IaaS
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (14.29%) Degree
5 2 (14.29%) Erlang
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
5 2 (14.29%) Online Security
5 2 (14.29%) C++
5 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 2 (14.29%) SQL
5 2 (14.29%) Citrix
5 2 (14.29%) Linux
5 2 (14.29%) Python
5 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
5 2 (14.29%) LAN

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 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) CMS
2 1 (7.14%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (7.14%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (14.29%) IaaS
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
2 2 (14.29%) HTTP
2 2 (14.29%) LAN
2 2 (14.29%) WAN
3 1 (7.14%) Internet
3 1 (7.14%) ISDN
3 1 (7.14%) NetScaler
3 1 (7.14%) Network Security
3 1 (7.14%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Big Data
1 1 (7.14%) MySQL
1 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Bitbucket
1 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (7.14%) Automotive
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Service Management Advisor
2 2 (14.29%) Software Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Development Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Engineering Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) ICT Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) IT Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Junior
3 1 (7.14%) Product Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Software Tester
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Tester
3 1 (7.14%) Software Development Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Software Tester
3 1 (7.14%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) CakePHP
1 1 (7.14%) CSS
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
1 1 (7.14%) JSON
1 1 (7.14%) LAMP
1 1 (7.14%) Middleware
1 1 (7.14%) REST
1 1 (7.14%) RESTful
1 1 (7.14%) SOAP
1 1 (7.14%) Web Services
1 1 (7.14%) XML
1 1 (7.14%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (7.14%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (7.14%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.14%) CentOS
3 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (28.57%) Service Management
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (21.43%) Data Centre Operations
3 3 (21.43%) Problem Management
3 3 (21.43%) Release Management
3 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
4 2 (14.29%) Functional Programming
4 2 (14.29%) Online Security
4 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 2 (14.29%) Project Management
4 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.14%) Change Management
5 1 (7.14%) Information Security
5 1 (7.14%) Information Security Management
5 1 (7.14%) Microservices
5 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
5 1 (7.14%) Scrum
5 1 (7.14%) Security Management
5 1 (7.14%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) C
1 3 (21.43%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) C++
2 2 (14.29%) Erlang
2 2 (14.29%) Python
2 2 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) Haskell
3 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) Lisp
3 1 (7.14%) Perl
3 1 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Cyber Essentials
1 1 (7.14%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
1 1 (7.14%) GDPR
1 1 (7.14%) IASME
1 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (7.14%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (7.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Grafana
1 1 (7.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) WSO2