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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank 70 71 44
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 1 1 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.15% 0.16% 3.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.17% 4.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 16
Average salary £30,000 £23,000 £23,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.43% -3.15%
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £22,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -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
632 605 461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 95.47% 97.74% 92.76%
Number of salaries quoted 487 498 413
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,088 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 6 (54.55%) Degree
1 6 (54.55%) Computer Science
2 4 (36.36%) TDD
2 4 (36.36%) MVC
2 4 (36.36%) HTML
2 4 (36.36%) Java
2 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 4 (36.36%) C#
2 4 (36.36%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) CSS
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
3 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) Mathematics
3 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
4 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (18.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 2 (18.18%) CSS3
4 2 (18.18%) HTML5
4 2 (18.18%) MVVM
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (18.18%) WCF
4 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
4 2 (18.18%) SQL
4 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (9.09%) Internet

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 (9.09%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) JUnit
General
1 1 (9.09%) Advertising
1 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) CSS
1 4 (36.36%) HTML
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
2 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
2 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
3 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 2 (18.18%) WCF
3 2 (18.18%) HTML5
3 2 (18.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (18.18%) CSS3
3 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
4 1 (9.09%) Spring MVC
4 1 (9.09%) XML
4 1 (9.09%) Hibernate
4 1 (9.09%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Computer Science
2 3 (27.27%) Mathematics
3 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (9.09%) Grid Computing
4 1 (9.09%) Physics
4 1 (9.09%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) UNIX
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) MVC
1 4 (36.36%) TDD
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) MVVM
3 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) OO
4 1 (9.09%) SEO
4 1 (9.09%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) Pair Programming
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
4 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Time Management
4 1 (9.09%) Market Research
4 1 (9.09%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) Java
1 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
1 4 (36.36%) C#
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
3 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
3 1 (9.09%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) PhD
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft