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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 12 23 9
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -14
Permanent jobs citing Degree 8 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 9.20% 7.78% 20.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 40.00% 24.14% 64.29%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 6
Average salary £27,500 £24,500 £36,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.24% -33.06%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
20 29 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 22.99% 32.22% 31.82%
Number of salaries quoted 10 25 11
Average salary £27,500 £25,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 16 September 2014.

Degree Salary Histogram in Swansea

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) CSS
3 3 (25.00%) .NET
3 3 (25.00%) C#
3 3 (25.00%) HTML
3 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (25.00%) Project Management
3 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) jQuery
4 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (16.67%) Test Management
4 2 (16.67%) HTML5
4 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (16.67%) Scrum
4 2 (16.67%) Change Management
4 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (16.67%) VB6
4 2 (16.67%) Internet
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) Linux
4 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 2 (16.67%) VB
4 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
5 1 (8.33%) SOAP
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL
5 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
5 1 (8.33%) Windows
5 1 (8.33%) MySQL

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Internet
2 1 (8.33%) HTTP
2 1 (8.33%) SSL
2 1 (8.33%) IPv4
2 1 (8.33%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) Azure SQL Database
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
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%) Jenkins
1 1 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (8.33%) Selenium
General
1 1 (8.33%) Back Office
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Junior
3 2 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Junior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Graduate
4 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Web Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Web Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Lead 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%) Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
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 3 (25.00%) CSS
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
1 3 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (16.67%) jQuery
2 2 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (8.33%) SOAP
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (8.33%) EJB
3 1 (8.33%) JSF
3 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (8.33%) Java EE
3 1 (8.33%) REST
3 1 (8.33%) CSS3
3 1 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (8.33%) Durandal
3 1 (8.33%) JPA
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (8.33%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Test Management
3 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (16.67%) Scrum
3 2 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (8.33%) OOP
4 1 (8.33%) OO
4 1 (8.33%) OOD
4 1 (8.33%) B2B
4 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
4 1 (8.33%) Web Development
4 1 (8.33%) TDD
4 1 (8.33%) MVC
4 1 (8.33%) Migration
4 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) C#
2 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (16.67%) VB6
3 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 2 (16.67%) VB
3 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
4 1 (8.33%) Java
4 1 (8.33%) CoffeeScript
4 1 (8.33%) TypeScript
4 1 (8.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 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 2 (16.67%) Microsoft