The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Swindon region that had Graduate featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate
Rank 50 58 67
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 7 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 1.61% 0.58% 1.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.65% 0.60% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 9
Median salary £30,000 £22,500 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -8.16%
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £23,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+6.38% +4.44%
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
424 496 696
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 97.47% 95.20% 97.62%
Number of salaries quoted 351 450 560
Median salary £40,000 £45,245 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.59% +16.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

The demand trend of job ads across the Swindon region that featured Graduate in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, Graduate job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Swindon region featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 9 (45.00%) Degree
1 9 (45.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (35.00%) Web Development
2 7 (35.00%) Project Management
2 7 (35.00%) HTML
2 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (35.00%) Linux
3 6 (30.00%) CSS
3 6 (30.00%) PHP
3 6 (30.00%) MVC
3 6 (30.00%) Subversion
3 6 (30.00%) LAMP
3 6 (30.00%) Debian
3 6 (30.00%) CodeIgniter
3 6 (30.00%) jQuery
3 6 (30.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (30.00%) PHPUnit
3 6 (30.00%) REST
3 6 (30.00%) Laravel
3 6 (30.00%) Highcharts JS
3 6 (30.00%) Sass
3 6 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 6 (30.00%) gulp
3 6 (30.00%) User Experience
4 5 (25.00%) Java
5 4 (20.00%) C#
5 4 (20.00%) Unix
5 4 (20.00%) MS Office
5 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering

Graduate Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Office
2 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (10.00%) MySQL
3 1 (5.00%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (30.00%) gulp
1 6 (30.00%) PHPUnit
1 6 (30.00%) Subversion
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) HTML
2 6 (30.00%) CodeIgniter
2 6 (30.00%) CSS
2 6 (30.00%) Highcharts JS
2 6 (30.00%) jQuery
2 6 (30.00%) LAMP
2 6 (30.00%) Laravel
2 6 (30.00%) REST
2 6 (30.00%) Sass
2 6 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (15.00%) .NET
4 2 (10.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (10.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (30.00%) User Experience
3 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (10.00%) Physics
5 1 (5.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Linux
2 6 (30.00%) Debian
3 4 (20.00%) Unix
4 1 (5.00%) CentOS
4 1 (5.00%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Project Management
1 7 (35.00%) Web Development
2 6 (30.00%) MVC
3 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (10.00%) DevOps
4 2 (10.00%) Kanban
4 2 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (10.00%) Scrum
4 2 (10.00%) TDD
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (10.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (5.00%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (30.00%) PHP
3 5 (25.00%) Java
4 4 (20.00%) C#
5 3 (15.00%) C++
5 3 (15.00%) SQL
6 1 (5.00%) AWK
6 1 (5.00%) C
6 1 (5.00%) Python
6 1 (5.00%) sed
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) Red Hat