Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for an IT Graduate was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Wales during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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

IT Graduate
UK > Wales
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 132 157 152
Rank change year-on-year +25 -5 -6
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Graduate 7 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.34% 0.038% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.039% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 6
Wales median annual salary £35,000 - £21,000
UK median annual salary £24,000 £25,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year -4.00% +8.70% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Wales
Permanent vacancies in Wales with a recognized job title 1978 2549 2696
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.44% 96.63% 97.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1716 2208 2273
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £22,875 £22,000 £22,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,250 £52,500
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

IT Graduate
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings that featured IT Graduate in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for IT Graduate in Wales

IT Graduate
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for IT Graduate in Wales

IT Graduate
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Graduate in Wales over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Graduate in Wales

IT 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 IT Graduate within the Wales region over the 6 months to 18 November 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
South Wales +40 7 £35,000 -
IT Graduate
UK

IT Graduate Skill Set
Top 23 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT 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 IT Graduate in the job title.

1 6 (85.71%) Internal Audit
1 6 (85.71%) IT Audit
1 6 (85.71%) ISO 9001
1 6 (85.71%) Service Management
1 6 (85.71%) Risk Management
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
1 6 (85.71%) Economics
1 6 (85.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
2 1 (14.29%) Physics
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
2 1 (14.29%) Fintech
2 1 (14.29%) TDD
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) OO

IT 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 1 (14.29%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Economics
1 6 (85.71%) Internal Audit
1 6 (85.71%) IT Audit
1 6 (85.71%) Risk Management
1 6 (85.71%) Service Management
2 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
2 1 (14.29%) OO
2 1 (14.29%) Physics
2 1 (14.29%) TDD
2 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (85.71%) ISO 9001
1 6 (85.71%) ISO/IEC 27001