The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate role in IT jobs advertised for the Swansea region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Graduate in their job title over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank - 20 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 0 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea - 7.79% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 8.57% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 0
Average salary - £25,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £22,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -2.17%
Graduate
West Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Swansea region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Swansea
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
87 70 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 98.86% 90.91% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 69 68 36
Average salary £36,000 £26,750 £19,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.57% +37.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £19,500 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £36,600 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Graduate in the job title across the Swansea region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

Graduate
Salary Trend in Swansea

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

Graduate Salary Trend in Swansea

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Swansea region that cited Graduate in their job title 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 with Graduate in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) NUnit
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) Spring.NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (50.00%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (50.00%) MSTest
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) MVVM
2 1 (50.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (50.00%) Moq
2 1 (50.00%) Castle Windsor
2 1 (50.00%) Ninject
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) Razor View Engine
2 1 (50.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (50.00%) Unity DI Container
2 1 (50.00%) MVC

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Swansea region that cited Graduate in their job title 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 with Graduate in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) NUnit
1 1 (50.00%) MSTest
1 1 (50.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 1 (50.00%) Moq
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) WinForms
1 1 (50.00%) Ajax
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (50.00%) WCF
1 1 (50.00%) WPF
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) Spring.NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) Castle Windsor
1 1 (50.00%) Ninject
1 1 (50.00%) CSS3
1 1 (50.00%) Razor View Engine
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 1 (50.00%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Kanban
1 1 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
1 1 (50.00%) MVVM
1 1 (50.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) VB
1 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree