The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Swansea region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 16 24 10
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -14
Permanent jobs citing Degree 6 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 6.52% 5.21% 17.07%
As % of the Qualifications category 22.22% 20.83% 63.64%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 7
Average salary £30,000 £25,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -31.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,200 £38,040
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Qualifications Category
Swansea
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
27 24 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 29.35% 25.00% 26.83%
Number of salaries quoted 14 20 11
Average salary £30,000 £25,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Degree
West Wales

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 25 July 2014, 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 3 (25.00%) Project Management
1 3 (25.00%) HNC
1 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (16.67%) Test Management
2 2 (16.67%) C#
2 2 (16.67%) HTML
2 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) CSS
2 2 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (8.33%) Back Office
3 1 (8.33%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) SOAP
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) MySQL
3 1 (8.33%) Ant
3 1 (8.33%) JUnit
3 1 (8.33%) MS Office
3 1 (8.33%) EJB
3 1 (8.33%) PHP
3 1 (8.33%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (8.33%) Windows
3 1 (8.33%) Linux

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 (8.33%) CMS
1 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (8.33%) MS Office
2 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) HTTP
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
1 1 (8.33%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL
1 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Ant
1 1 (8.33%) JUnit
1 1 (8.33%) Subversion
1 1 (8.33%) Maven
1 1 (8.33%) Selenium
1 1 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (8.33%) Back Office
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Junior
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Graduate
4 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (8.33%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Web Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Web Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Graduate Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) CSS
1 2 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) EJB
2 1 (8.33%) SOAP
2 1 (8.33%) JSF
2 1 (8.33%) Ajax
2 1 (8.33%) Java EE
2 1 (8.33%) jQuery
2 1 (8.33%) JPA
2 1 (8.33%) HTML5
2 1 (8.33%) REST
2 1 (8.33%) CSS3
2 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) NHS
2 1 (8.33%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Project Management
1 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 2 (16.67%) Test Management
2 2 (16.67%) Change Management
2 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (8.33%) Scrum
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (8.33%) Web Development
3 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) C#
1 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) Scala
2 1 (8.33%) PHP
2 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) HNC
2 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) WSUS
1 1 (8.33%) Puppet
1 1 (8.33%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft