Period
to 14 December 2018

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 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
Wales > West Wales
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 31 24
Rank change year-on-year +3 -7 -14
Permanent jobs citing Degree 18 27 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 6.98% 7.80% 13.71%
As % of the Qualifications category 64.29% 30.00% 71.05%
Number of salaries quoted 15 27 31
West Wales median annual salary £36,412 £40,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.97% -23.81% -25.00%
10th Percentile £21,250 £25,700 £22,500
90th Percentile £48,750 £46,500 £56,750
Wales median annual salary £36,412 £33,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year +9.51% -5.00% +0.61%

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 28 90 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 10.85% 26.01% 19.29%
Number of salaries quoted 23 90 38
West Wales median annual salary £36,412 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.97% -11.11% +2.86%
10th Percentile £21,250 £29,364 £21,350
90th Percentile £48,750 £57,946 £56,750
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year - +5.63% +1.43%

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 14 December 2018.

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 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
Swansea +3 17 £38,206 -4.49% 4
Carmarthenshire - 1 £20,000 - 3
Degree
Wales

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, IT jobs citing 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 West Wales region with a requirement for Degree.

1 7 (38.89%) Computer Science
2 6 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (27.78%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (27.78%) SABSA
3 5 (27.78%) Security Architecture
3 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (27.78%) Risk Management
3 5 (27.78%) Risk Assessment
3 5 (27.78%) Information Security
3 5 (27.78%) CISSP
3 5 (27.78%) CISM
4 4 (22.22%) .NET
4 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
4 4 (22.22%) C#
4 4 (22.22%) LAN
4 4 (22.22%) WAN
4 4 (22.22%) VPN
4 4 (22.22%) SLA
4 4 (22.22%) Cisco
4 4 (22.22%) CCNP
4 4 (22.22%) Change Management
4 4 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (22.22%) Firewall
4 4 (22.22%) Wireless
4 4 (22.22%) .NET Framework
4 4 (22.22%) Wireshark
4 4 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (22.22%) SolarWinds
5 3 (16.67%) Entity Framework

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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (22.22%) Firewall
1 4 (22.22%) LAN
1 4 (22.22%) VPN
1 4 (22.22%) WAN
1 4 (22.22%) Wireless
1 4 (22.22%) Wireshark
2 1 (5.56%) Network Security
2 1 (5.56%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (16.67%) Advertising
2 2 (11.11%) Law
3 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Consultant
2 5 (27.78%) Cybersecurity Consultant
2 5 (27.78%) Graduate
2 5 (27.78%) Graduate Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Security Consultant
3 4 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Graduate .NET Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Network Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
4 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 3 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Graduate C# Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Graduate Software Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Consultant
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) .NET
1 4 (22.22%) .NET Framework
1 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
2 3 (16.67%) Entity Framework
3 1 (5.56%) .NET Core
3 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (5.56%) Node.js
3 1 (5.56%) RESTful
3 1 (5.56%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) BBC
1 1 (5.56%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Computer Science
2 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (27.78%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (27.78%) Information Security
2 5 (27.78%) Risk Assessment
2 5 (27.78%) Risk Management
2 5 (27.78%) SABSA
2 5 (27.78%) Security Architecture
3 4 (22.22%) Change Management
4 2 (11.11%) DevOps
4 2 (11.11%) OO
4 2 (11.11%) OOD
4 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 2 (11.11%) Web Development
5 1 (5.56%) BDD
5 1 (5.56%) CRM
5 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.56%) Test Automation
5 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
5 1 (5.56%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) C#
2 2 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (5.56%) PHP
3 1 (5.56%) Ruby
3 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (27.78%) CISM
2 5 (27.78%) CISSP
3 4 (22.22%) CCNP
3 4 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Cisco
1 4 (22.22%) SolarWinds
2 1 (5.56%) Apple
2 1 (5.56%) Facebook
2 1 (5.56%) Google
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Sony
2 1 (5.56%) Veeam
2 1 (5.56%) Yahoo!