The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate role in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank 62 58 54
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 10 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 1.40% 0.71% 1.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.46% 0.73% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 8
Average salary £24,500 £23,500 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.25% +2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,400 £21,750 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £23,500 £24,350
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £22,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.17%
Graduate
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Swindon 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
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
686 545 550
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 95.81% 97.32% 94.66%
Number of salaries quoted 554 443 486
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,472
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,080 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £57,500 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Graduate
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Graduate Salary Trend in Swindon

Graduate
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Graduate across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Graduate Salary Histogram in Swindon

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 10 (66.67%) Degree
2 6 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 5 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (33.33%) C#
3 5 (33.33%) SQL
3 5 (33.33%) .NET
4 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (26.67%) T-SQL
4 4 (26.67%) HTML
4 4 (26.67%) Java
4 4 (26.67%) CSS
4 4 (26.67%) MVC
5 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (20.00%) Mathematics
5 3 (20.00%) TDD
6 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (13.33%) VB.NET
6 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
6 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
6 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
7 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (6.67%) Analytics
7 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
7 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (6.67%) Internet
7 1 (6.67%) SEO
7 1 (6.67%) Advertising

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) JUnit
General
1 1 (6.67%) Advertising
1 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) .NET
2 4 (26.67%) HTML
2 4 (26.67%) CSS
3 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
4 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (6.67%) HTML5
4 1 (6.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (6.67%) CSS3
4 1 (6.67%) XML
4 1 (6.67%) Hibernate
4 1 (6.67%) Spring
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (6.67%) Spring MVC
4 1 (6.67%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (6.67%) Physics
3 1 (6.67%) Digital Media
3 1 (6.67%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) UNIX
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (26.67%) MVC
3 3 (20.00%) TDD
4 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.67%) OO
5 1 (6.67%) SEO
5 1 (6.67%) Scrum
5 1 (6.67%) Pair Programming
5 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Time Management
5 1 (6.67%) Market Research
5 1 (6.67%) MVVM
5 1 (6.67%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) C#
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (26.67%) T-SQL
2 4 (26.67%) Java
3 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (13.33%) VB.NET
5 1 (6.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) PhD
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + benefits and shift allowance
Posted: 4 days ago