The median annual salary for an IT Graduate was £28,500 in advertised job vacancies in Wales during the 3 months to 26 June 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 - 97
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Graduate 16 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.61% - 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.65% - 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 7
Median salary £28,500 - £21,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 - £20,600
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 - £23,800
UK excluding London median salary £23,000 £23,000 £21,500
% change year-on-year - +6.97%  

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 969 1260 1392
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 97.48% 97.75% 97.34%
Number of salaries quoted 836 1071 1143
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 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

IT Graduate
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

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 3 months to 26 June 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 3 months to 26 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 - 16 £28,500 -
IT Graduate
UK

IT Graduate Skill Set
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 14 (87.50%) ISO 9001
1 14 (87.50%) Economics
1 14 (87.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 14 (87.50%) Degree
1 14 (87.50%) Service Management
1 14 (87.50%) Risk Management
1 14 (87.50%) Finance
1 14 (87.50%) IT Audit
2 13 (81.25%) Internal Audit
3 2 (12.50%) TDD
3 2 (12.50%) Banking
3 2 (12.50%) Mathematics
3 2 (12.50%) Physics
3 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
3 2 (12.50%) Fintech
3 2 (12.50%) OO
3 2 (12.50%) C#
3 2 (12.50%) HTML
3 2 (12.50%) .NET
3 2 (12.50%) MySQL
3 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 2 (12.50%) CSS
4 1 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley

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 2 (12.50%) MySQL
General
1 14 (87.50%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
1 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
1 2 (12.50%) CSS
1 2 (12.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 2 (12.50%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Economics
1 14 (87.50%) IT Audit
1 14 (87.50%) Risk Management
1 14 (87.50%) Service Management
2 13 (81.25%) Internal Audit
3 2 (12.50%) Mathematics
3 2 (12.50%) OO
3 2 (12.50%) Physics
3 2 (12.50%) TDD
3 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (87.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (87.50%) ISO 9001
1 14 (87.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley