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 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Degree
Wales / West Wales
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 23 11
Rank change year-on-year +5 -12  
Permanent jobs citing Degree 16 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 12.40% 12.33% 9.52%
As % of the Qualifications category 47.06% 56.25% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 2
Median salary £40,000 £24,000 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +66.66% -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £18,000 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £28,291 £27,400
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in West Wales.

Academic & Professional Certification
West Wales
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 34 16 5
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Wales 26.36% 21.92% 11.90%
Number of salaries quoted 22 14 3
Median salary £45,000 £27,864 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +61.49% +5.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £18,200 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £27,300 £41,100
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in West Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Wales citing Degree as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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 3 months to 29 March 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 3 months to 29 March 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
Swansea +5 16 £40,000 +72.04% 2
Degree
Wales

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (37.93%) SQL
2 11 (37.93%) .NET
3 9 (31.03%) C#
4 8 (27.59%) Java
4 8 (27.59%) JavaScript
4 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
4 8 (27.59%) Computer Science
5 7 (24.14%) Spring
5 7 (24.14%) Oracle
6 6 (20.69%) Apache
6 6 (20.69%) CISSP
6 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET
6 6 (20.69%) HTML
6 6 (20.69%) CISM
6 6 (20.69%) MVC
6 6 (20.69%) SEO
6 6 (20.69%) Information Security
6 6 (20.69%) Maven
6 6 (20.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (20.69%) Jenkins
6 6 (20.69%) DevOps
7 5 (17.24%) SABSA
7 5 (17.24%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (17.24%) Security Architecture
7 5 (17.24%) RMADS
7 5 (17.24%) SC Cleared
7 5 (17.24%) Security Cleared
7 5 (17.24%) CESG
7 5 (17.24%) Risk Assessment

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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (20.69%) Apache
2 2 (6.90%) CMS
2 2 (6.90%) IIS
2 2 (6.90%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (6.90%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) Firewall
2 2 (6.90%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (6.90%) LAN
2 2 (6.90%) Network Security
2 2 (6.90%) VPN
2 2 (6.90%) WAN
2 2 (6.90%) Wireless
2 2 (6.90%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Jenkins
1 6 (20.69%) Maven
2 4 (13.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.90%) Mercurial
3 2 (6.90%) NUnit
3 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.45%) Jasmine
4 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Developer
2 6 (20.69%) .NET Developer
2 6 (20.69%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Java Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Operations Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Consultant
3 5 (17.24%) Cybersecurity Consultant
3 5 (17.24%) Security Consultant
3 5 (17.24%) Senior Consultant
3 5 (17.24%) Senior Security Consultant
4 4 (13.79%) Software Developer
5 3 (10.34%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (10.34%) C# Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Junior
5 3 (10.34%) Junior .NET Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Junior Developer
6 2 (6.90%) .NET Software Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Network Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (37.93%) .NET
2 7 (24.14%) Spring
3 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET
3 6 (20.69%) HTML
4 5 (17.24%) CSS
5 4 (13.79%) HTML5
6 2 (6.90%) Ajax
6 2 (6.90%) AngularJS
6 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (6.90%) CSS3
6 2 (6.90%) JSON
6 2 (6.90%) XHTML
6 2 (6.90%) XML
7 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (3.45%) J2EE
7 1 (3.45%) jQuery
7 1 (3.45%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (3.45%) RequireJS
7 1 (3.45%) REST
7 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Computer Science
2 5 (17.24%) CESG
2 5 (17.24%) Management Information System
3 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.90%) Data Structures
5 1 (3.45%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Windows
2 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (20.69%) DevOps
2 6 (20.69%) Information Security
2 6 (20.69%) MVC
2 6 (20.69%) SEO
3 5 (17.24%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (17.24%) Risk Assessment
3 5 (17.24%) Risk Management
3 5 (17.24%) SABSA
3 5 (17.24%) Security Architecture
4 4 (13.79%) OO
4 4 (13.79%) OOD
5 3 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (10.34%) Software Engineering
6 2 (6.90%) Change Management
6 2 (6.90%) Content Management
6 2 (6.90%) Scrum
6 2 (6.90%) SDLC
6 2 (6.90%) TDD
6 2 (6.90%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (37.93%) SQL
2 9 (31.03%) C#
3 8 (27.59%) Java
3 8 (27.59%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.45%) VB
4 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
4 1 (3.45%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) CISM
1 6 (20.69%) CISSP
2 5 (17.24%) SC Cleared
2 5 (17.24%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.90%) CCDP
3 2 (6.90%) CCIE
3 2 (6.90%) CCNP
3 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.45%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (17.24%) RMADS
3 2 (6.90%) SLA
4 1 (3.45%) GDPR
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Oracle
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.34%) Sitecore
3 2 (6.90%) Cisco
3 2 (6.90%) SolarWinds
4 1 (3.45%) Sun
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Llanelli
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago