The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for Cryptography skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cryptography over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cryptography (Cryptology)
UK / Wales
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 92
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 0 0 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales - - 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Median salary - - £49,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £44,375
% change year-on-year +11.76% -4.22%  

Cryptography is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 950 1131 1150
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 86.29% 81.13% 84.93%
Number of salaries quoted 774 953 981
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Cryptography
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales citing Cryptography as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Cryptography in Wales

Cryptography
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Cryptography in Wales