Period
to 14 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for Master's Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Master's Degree
UK > Wales
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 130 - 131
Rank change year-on-year - +131 +19
Permanent jobs citing Master's Degree 3 0 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.15% - 1.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.81% - 4.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 28
Wales median annual salary £46,232 - £26,428
10th Percentile £34,121 - £15,678
90th Percentile £57,343 - £38,175
UK median annual salary £63,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +9.09% -0.90%

Master's Degree is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications 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 academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Wales
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 371 497 708
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 18.43% 24.10% 27.14%
Number of salaries quoted 255 403 598
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.63% +1.43%
10th Percentile £23,000 £22,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £59,986 £57,250 £58,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Master's Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Master's Degree as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Master's Degree in Wales

Master's Degree
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Master's Degree in Wales.

Salary trend for Master's Degree in Wales

Master's Degree
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Master's Degree in Wales over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Master's Degree in Wales

Master's Degree
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Master's Degree within the Wales region over the 6 months to 14 December 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
North Wales - 2 £32,500 -
South Wales - 1 £59,964 - 1
Master's Degree
UK

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, IT jobs citing Master's Degree 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 Master's Degree.

1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) Logistics
2 1 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) Product Management
2 1 (33.33%) Financial Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Moq
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (33.33%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Service Design
2 1 (33.33%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel

Master's Degree
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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Broadband
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) MPLS
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
1 1 (33.33%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Moq
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Delivery Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Product Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Service Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Services Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) NHS
1 1 (33.33%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Coaching
1 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (33.33%) Financial Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) High Availability
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
1 1 (33.33%) Line Management
1 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 1 (33.33%) Logistics
1 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) Product Management
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Service Design
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) SAP