The median annual salary for a Graduate was £24,000 in advertised job vacancies in Wales during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Graduate
UK / Wales
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 85 95
Rank change year-on-year +28 +10  
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 32 17 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 3.19% 1.32% 1.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.28% 1.35% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 15 17 13
Median salary £24,000 £22,500 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £18,800 £19,200
10% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £24,600
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
% change year-on-year - +2.04%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 975 1260 1400
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 97.31% 97.83% 97.29%
Number of salaries quoted 842 1079 1157
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +1.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,163 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Graduate
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales that featured Graduate in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Graduate in Wales

Graduate
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Graduate in Wales

Graduate
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Graduate in Wales over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Graduate in Wales

Graduate
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate within the Wales region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +27 29 £24,000 +6.66% 1
North Wales - 3 - -
Graduate
UK

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, Graduate job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 30 (63.83%) Degree
2 18 (38.30%) C#
3 15 (31.91%) Computer Science
3 15 (31.91%) .NET
3 15 (31.91%) Finance
4 14 (29.79%) Service Management
4 14 (29.79%) Risk Management
4 14 (29.79%) ISO 9001
4 14 (29.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (29.79%) Economics
4 14 (29.79%) IT Audit
5 13 (27.66%) Internal Audit
5 13 (27.66%) HTML
5 13 (27.66%) JavaScript
6 12 (25.53%) ASP.NET
7 11 (23.40%) CSS
8 10 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (19.15%) TDD
9 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
10 8 (17.02%) Java
11 7 (14.89%) Python
11 7 (14.89%) MVC
11 7 (14.89%) Mathematics
11 7 (14.89%) Greenfield Project
12 6 (12.77%) Mentoring
12 6 (12.77%) ASP.NET MVC
13 5 (10.64%) Android
13 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Azure
13 5 (10.64%) Scrum
13 5 (10.64%) Linux

Graduate Skill Set
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.13%) Apache Spark
1 1 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (2.13%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (6.38%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.38%) Firewall
1 3 (6.38%) Internet
1 3 (6.38%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.26%) MySQL
2 1 (2.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (2.13%) Big Data
2 1 (2.13%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.13%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.13%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (10.64%) Visual Studio
2 3 (6.38%) Moq
2 3 (6.38%) MSTest
2 3 (6.38%) NUnit
2 3 (6.38%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (2.13%) Eclipse
General
1 15 (31.91%) Finance
2 3 (6.38%) Marketing
3 2 (4.26%) Banking
4 1 (2.13%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (31.91%) .NET
2 13 (27.66%) HTML
3 12 (25.53%) ASP.NET
4 11 (23.40%) CSS
5 6 (12.77%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (8.51%) .NET Framework
6 4 (8.51%) HTML5
6 4 (8.51%) J2EE
6 4 (8.51%) WCF
7 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 3 (6.38%) Castle Windsor
7 3 (6.38%) Ninject
7 3 (6.38%) Spring.NET
7 3 (6.38%) Unity DI Container
7 3 (6.38%) WinForms
7 3 (6.38%) WPF
8 2 (4.26%) AngularJS
8 2 (4.26%) CSS3
8 2 (4.26%) Vue.js
8 2 (4.26%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 15 (31.91%) Computer Science
2 7 (14.89%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (8.51%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.26%) Fintech
5 1 (2.13%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.13%) CUDA
5 1 (2.13%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.64%) Android
1 5 (10.64%) Linux
2 4 (8.51%) Apple iOS
3 3 (6.38%) Windows
4 1 (2.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (29.79%) Economics
1 14 (29.79%) IT Audit
1 14 (29.79%) Risk Management
1 14 (29.79%) Service Management
2 13 (27.66%) Internal Audit
3 10 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (19.15%) TDD
5 7 (14.89%) Mathematics
5 7 (14.89%) MVC
6 6 (12.77%) Mentoring
7 5 (10.64%) OO
7 5 (10.64%) Scrum
8 4 (8.51%) Android Development
8 4 (8.51%) BDD
8 4 (8.51%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (8.51%) Data Visualisation
8 4 (8.51%) Information Security
8 4 (8.51%) iOS Development
8 4 (8.51%) Mobile Application Development
8 4 (8.51%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 18 (38.30%) C#
2 13 (27.66%) JavaScript
3 8 (17.02%) Java
4 7 (14.89%) Python
5 5 (10.64%) PHP
5 5 (10.64%) VB.NET
6 3 (6.38%) C++
7 2 (4.26%) Objective-C
7 2 (4.26%) SQL
8 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.13%) C
8 1 (2.13%) Perl
8 1 (2.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 30 (63.83%) Degree
2 4 (8.51%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (6.38%) CompTIA Security+
3 3 (6.38%) MCP
3 3 (6.38%) Network+ Certification
3 3 (6.38%) Security+ Certification
4 1 (2.13%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (29.79%) ISO 9001
1 14 (29.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (6.38%) QA
3 1 (2.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.51%) Xamarin
3 3 (6.38%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (6.38%) SAP
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