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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 12 24 19
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -5
Permanent jobs citing Degree 5 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 10.64% 2.53% 7.89%
As % of the Qualifications category 71.43% 18.18% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 6
Average salary £32,500 £56,501 £28,736
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.47% +96.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £35,702 £22,250
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £77,300 £33,118
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
7 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 14.89% 13.92% 11.84%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 7
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £28,736
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +39.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £20,000 £23,350
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £82,500
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 26 February 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 7 (70.00%) .NET
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) C#
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
3 5 (50.00%) HTML
3 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 5 (50.00%) CSS
3 5 (50.00%) MVC
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (50.00%) HTML5
3 5 (50.00%) Azure SQL Database
4 4 (40.00%) Scrum
5 3 (30.00%) TDD
5 3 (30.00%) B2B
5 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
5 3 (30.00%) CoffeeScript
5 3 (30.00%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (30.00%) TypeScript
5 3 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (20.00%) Durandal
6 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (20.00%) jQuery
6 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
6 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (20.00%) OOD

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (50.00%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Back Office
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Lead Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Junior Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Programme Director
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Director
3 1 (10.00%) Programme Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Junior
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (50.00%) CSS
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (50.00%) HTML5
2 5 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (30.00%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (20.00%) Durandal
4 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (20.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (10.00%) Digital Media
1 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) MVC
3 4 (40.00%) Scrum
4 3 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (30.00%) TDD
4 3 (30.00%) B2B
5 2 (20.00%) Project Management
5 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (20.00%) OOD
5 2 (20.00%) ITIL
5 2 (20.00%) OOP
5 2 (20.00%) OO
6 1 (10.00%) ERP
6 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
6 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
6 1 (10.00%) Release Management
6 1 (10.00%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (10.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
1 6 (60.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) CoffeeScript
3 3 (30.00%) TypeScript
4 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (10.00%) VB
4 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (10.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) PMP
1 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft