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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate
Rank - 64 38
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 0 1 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon - 0.20% 4.19%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.21% 4.44%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 22
Average salary - £20,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -
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
552 479 563
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 96.00% 97.56% 94.30%
Number of salaries quoted 438 429 508
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 29 January 2015, 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 3 (60.00%) TDD
1 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Pair Programming
3 1 (20.00%) Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Market Research
3 1 (20.00%) WCF
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Time Management
3 1 (20.00%) SEO
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) OO

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (20.00%) WCF
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (20.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Pair Programming
3 1 (20.00%) Market Research
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Time Management
3 1 (20.00%) SEO
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft