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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 13 25 14
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -11
Permanent jobs citing Degree 4 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 7.27% 2.74% 10.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 26.67% 28.57% 87.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 6
Average salary £37,500 £61,250 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.77% +114.91%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
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
15 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 27.27% 9.59% 11.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 7
Average salary £37,500 £82,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-54.54% +230.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 8 (72.73%) SQL
1 8 (72.73%) .NET
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
3 6 (54.55%) C#
3 6 (54.55%) HTML
3 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET
3 6 (54.55%) CSS
3 6 (54.55%) MVC
3 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (54.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (54.55%) HTML5
3 6 (54.55%) Azure SQL Database
4 4 (36.36%) CoffeeScript
4 4 (36.36%) KnockoutJS
4 4 (36.36%) TypeScript
4 4 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
4 4 (36.36%) TDD
4 4 (36.36%) Scrum
4 4 (36.36%) B2B
5 3 (27.27%) OOD
5 3 (27.27%) OOP
5 3 (27.27%) OO
5 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework
5 3 (27.27%) jQuery

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Internet
2 1 (9.09%) HTTP
2 1 (9.09%) SSL
2 1 (9.09%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server 2008
1 6 (54.55%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (9.09%) Back Office
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Lead Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Junior Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Software Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Junior
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) .NET
2 6 (54.55%) HTML
2 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET
2 6 (54.55%) CSS
2 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (54.55%) HTML5
3 4 (36.36%) KnockoutJS
4 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework
4 3 (27.27%) jQuery
4 3 (27.27%) Durandal
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) MVC
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
2 4 (36.36%) TDD
2 4 (36.36%) Scrum
2 4 (36.36%) B2B
3 3 (27.27%) OOD
3 3 (27.27%) OOP
3 3 (27.27%) OO
4 2 (18.18%) ITIL
4 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
5 1 (9.09%) Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
5 1 (9.09%) ERP
5 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
5 1 (9.09%) Migration
5 1 (9.09%) Release Management
5 1 (9.09%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) C#
2 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 4 (36.36%) CoffeeScript
3 4 (36.36%) TypeScript
4 2 (18.18%) VB6
4 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
4 2 (18.18%) VB
4 2 (18.18%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) PMP
1 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft