The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT jobs advertised for the Swansea region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 19 13 24
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +11
Permanent jobs citing Degree 11 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 14.67% 7.55% 2.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 57.89% 33.33% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 2
Average salary £21,500 £32,500 £61,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.84% -46.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £28,500 £44,250
10% offered a salary of more than £27,864 £36,500 £78,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,375 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.93% -
Degree
West Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Swansea region.

Qualifications Category
Swansea
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
19 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 25.33% 22.64% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 16 3 6
Average salary £27,500 £27,500 £82,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -66.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £25,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £31,700 £82,500 £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Degree across the Swansea region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

Degree
Salary Trend in Swansea

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Degree across the Swansea region.

Degree Salary Trend in Swansea

Degree
Salary Histogram in Swansea

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Degree across the Swansea region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Degree Salary Histogram in Swansea

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Swansea region citing Degree also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Degree.

1 11 (47.83%) SQL
1 11 (47.83%) .NET
2 9 (39.13%) HTML
3 7 (30.43%) C#
3 7 (30.43%) .NET Framework
3 7 (30.43%) Computer Science
4 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
4 6 (26.09%) CSS
5 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
5 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (17.39%) HTML5
6 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET
6 4 (17.39%) VB.NET
6 4 (17.39%) T-SQL
6 4 (17.39%) Java
6 4 (17.39%) MVC
7 3 (13.04%) XML
7 3 (13.04%) MS Access
7 3 (13.04%) IBM
7 3 (13.04%) NHS
7 3 (13.04%) C
7 3 (13.04%) VB
7 3 (13.04%) VBA
7 3 (13.04%) Oracle
7 3 (13.04%) Health Informatics
7 3 (13.04%) Xamarin
7 3 (13.04%) Life Science
7 3 (13.04%) Informatics
7 3 (13.04%) VB6
7 3 (13.04%) Data Analysis

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Swansea region citing Degree also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Degree. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.35%) MS Project
1 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) MS Access
3 1 (4.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (69.57%) Developer
2 7 (30.43%) .NET Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Junior
4 4 (17.39%) Java Developer
4 4 (17.39%) VB.NET Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Applications Developer
5 3 (13.04%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (13.04%) C# Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Mobile Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Mobile Web Applications Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Web Applications Developer
6 1 (4.35%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (4.35%) Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Applications Support
6 1 (4.35%) Development Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Graduate VB.NET Developer
6 1 (4.35%) PMO Coordinator
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (47.83%) .NET
2 9 (39.13%) HTML
3 7 (30.43%) .NET Framework
4 6 (26.09%) CSS
5 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET
5 4 (17.39%) HTML5
6 3 (13.04%) XML
7 2 (8.70%) jQuery
8 1 (4.35%) CSS3
8 1 (4.35%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Computer Science
2 3 (13.04%) Health Informatics
2 3 (13.04%) Informatics
2 3 (13.04%) Life Science
2 3 (13.04%) Mobile App
2 3 (13.04%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (17.39%) MVC
3 3 (13.04%) Data Analysis
3 3 (13.04%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (8.70%) SDLC
4 2 (8.70%) Web Development
5 1 (4.35%) Front End Development
5 1 (4.35%) OOP
5 1 (4.35%) People Management
5 1 (4.35%) Scrum
5 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.35%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) SQL
2 7 (30.43%) C#
3 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
4 4 (17.39%) Java
4 4 (17.39%) T-SQL
4 4 (17.39%) VB.NET
5 3 (13.04%) C
5 3 (13.04%) VB
5 3 (13.04%) VB6
5 3 (13.04%) VBA
6 1 (4.35%) PHP
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) IBM
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle
1 3 (13.04%) Xamarin