Period
to 25 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for Def Stans skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Def Stans over the 6 months to 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

UK Defence Standards (Def Stans)
UK > Wales
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 137 142 -
Rank change year-on-year +5 - +165
Permanent jobs citing Def Stans 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.051% 0.050% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.33% 0.34% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Wales median annual salary £65,000 £30,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +116.67% - -
UK median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,863
% change year-on-year +17.65% -7.33% +1.92%

Def Stans is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 302 293 358
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 15.29% 14.74% 13.88%
Number of salaries quoted 224 238 289
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £38,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.23% +10.71% -7.89%
10th Percentile £24,075 £25,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,946 £54,844 £53,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year - +1.01% +10.00%

Def Stans
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Def Stans as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Def Stans in Wales

Def Stans
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Def Stans in Wales

Def Stans
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Def Stans within the Wales region over the 6 months to 25 September 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
South Wales -1 1 £65,000 +116.67%
Def Stans
UK

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, IT jobs citing Def Stans 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 across the Wales region with a requirement for Def Stans.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) Ada
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C++
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (100.00%) Simulink
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (100.00%) Automotive
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) DO-178B
1 1 (100.00%) Rational Rhapsody
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (100.00%) MISRA
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Rational Team Concert

Def Stans
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Simulink
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Rational Rhapsody
1 1 (100.00%) Rational Team Concert
General
1 1 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (100.00%) Automotive
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Design Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Development Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Java Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Software Design Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Design Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Development Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Ada
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) DO-178B
1 1 (100.00%) MISRA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM