Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Wales with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
Wales > West Wales
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 23 11
Rank change year-on-year -8 -12 +5
Permanent jobs citing Degree 31 26 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 8.27% 14.21% 15.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 29.25% 70.27% 56.25%
Number of salaries quoted 31 30 15
West Wales median annual salary £37,500 £52,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.57% -25.00% +115.38%
Wales median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 West Wales with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
West Wales
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 106 37 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 28.27% 20.22% 27.83%
Number of salaries quoted 104 37 23
West Wales median annual salary £39,375 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% - +28.57%
10th Percentile £29,405 £21,300 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,946 £56,750 £70,000
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,369
% change year-on-year +7.14% -1.04% +1.05%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in West Wales

Job postings citing Degree as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Degree in West Wales

Degree
Salary Trend in West Wales

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

Salary trend for Degree in West Wales

Degree
Salary Histogram in West Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in West Wales over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Degree in West Wales

Degree
Job Locations in West Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the West Wales region over the 6 months to 19 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
Swansea -7 31 £37,500 -16.67% 2
Degree
Wales

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Wales region with a requirement for Degree.

1 20 (64.52%) SQL
2 14 (45.16%) C#
2 14 (45.16%) .NET
3 13 (41.94%) MVC
4 12 (38.71%) JavaScript
5 11 (35.48%) T-SQL
5 11 (35.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (32.26%) SQL Server
7 9 (29.03%) Computer Science Degree
7 9 (29.03%) Computer Science
7 9 (29.03%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (25.81%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (25.81%) Web Development
8 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (25.81%) HTML
8 8 (25.81%) Java
8 8 (25.81%) CSS
9 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET
9 7 (22.58%) SDLC
10 6 (19.35%) XML
10 6 (19.35%) OO
10 6 (19.35%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (19.35%) SLA
10 6 (19.35%) Software Engineering
10 6 (19.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (19.35%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (16.13%) RESTful
11 5 (16.13%) TeamCity
11 5 (16.13%) Mathematics
11 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET MVC

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 (3.23%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) Firewall
2 3 (9.68%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (9.68%) LAN
2 3 (9.68%) WAN
2 3 (9.68%) Wireshark
3 2 (6.45%) DHCP
3 2 (6.45%) DNS
3 2 (6.45%) SAN
3 2 (6.45%) VPN
3 2 (6.45%) Wireless
4 1 (3.23%) BGP
4 1 (3.23%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (3.23%) EIGRP
4 1 (3.23%) IGRP
4 1 (3.23%) IP Telephony
4 1 (3.23%) Network Security
4 1 (3.23%) NX-OS
4 1 (3.23%) OSPF
4 1 (3.23%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (35.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 10 (32.26%) SQL Server
3 8 (25.81%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (19.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (16.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (9.68%) Power BI
6 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (16.13%) TeamCity
3 3 (9.68%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.23%) Maven
General
1 5 (16.13%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Law
Job Titles
1 20 (64.52%) Developer
2 11 (35.48%) .NET Developer
3 10 (32.26%) C# .NET Developer
3 10 (32.26%) C# Developer
4 5 (16.13%) .NET Software Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 5 (16.13%) C# Software Developer
4 5 (16.13%) C# VB.NET Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Senior .NET Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Senior .NET Software Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Senior C# Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Senior C# Software Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Senior Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Senior Software Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Senior VB.NET Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Software Developer
4 5 (16.13%) VB.NET Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (45.16%) .NET
2 8 (25.81%) CSS
2 8 (25.81%) HTML
3 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET
4 6 (19.35%) XML
5 5 (16.13%) Ajax
5 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (16.13%) RESTful
5 5 (16.13%) WCF
5 5 (16.13%) Web Services
6 4 (12.90%) .NET Framework
7 3 (9.68%) CSS3
7 3 (9.68%) HTML5
8 2 (6.45%) .NET Core
8 2 (6.45%) LESS
9 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
9 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (3.23%) Entity Framework
9 1 (3.23%) Java EE
9 1 (3.23%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (29.03%) Computer Science
2 5 (16.13%) N-Tier
3 4 (12.90%) Data Structures
4 2 (6.45%) PKI
4 2 (6.45%) User Experience
5 1 (3.23%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Android
1 2 (6.45%) Apple iOS
1 2 (6.45%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) CatOS
2 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) MVC
2 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (25.81%) Web Development
3 7 (22.58%) SDLC
4 6 (19.35%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (19.35%) OO
4 6 (19.35%) Software Engineering
5 5 (16.13%) Mathematics
5 5 (16.13%) OOP
5 5 (16.13%) SOA
5 5 (16.13%) TDD
6 3 (9.68%) Data Analysis
6 3 (9.68%) Dimensional Modelling
6 3 (9.68%) ETL
6 3 (9.68%) Kimball Methodology
7 2 (6.45%) Android Development
7 2 (6.45%) Change Management
7 2 (6.45%) Load Balancing
7 2 (6.45%) Mobile Development
7 2 (6.45%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 20 (64.52%) SQL
2 14 (45.16%) C#
3 12 (38.71%) JavaScript
4 11 (35.48%) T-SQL
5 8 (25.81%) Java
6 5 (16.13%) VB
6 5 (16.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (29.03%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (12.90%) CCNP
2 4 (12.90%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (6.45%) CCNA
4 1 (3.23%) ISEB
4 1 (3.23%) PMI Certification
4 1 (3.23%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (19.35%) SLA
2 1 (3.23%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.90%) Cisco
3 3 (9.68%) SolarWinds
4 2 (6.45%) F5
4 2 (6.45%) VMware
4 2 (6.45%) Xamarin