Period
to 19 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bath with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
Somerset > Bath
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 15 12
Rank change year-on-year -8 -3 0
Permanent jobs citing Degree 80 69 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bath 11.68% 12.13% 18.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 61.54% 62.73% 81.30%
Number of salaries quoted 76 61 105
Bath median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -7.14% +14.75%
10th Percentile £24,250 £21,250 £22,700
90th Percentile £55,000 £43,750 £50,000
Somerset median annual salary £38,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +18.46% -7.14% +2.94%

Degree is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bath with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Bath
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 130 110 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bath 18.98% 19.33% 22.65%
Number of salaries quoted 117 92 117
Bath median annual salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.86% - +4.48%
10th Percentile £24,250 £21,250 £21,750
90th Percentile £55,600 £55,500 £50,000
Somerset median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - -

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Bath

Job postings citing Degree as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bath.

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Bath

Degree
Salary Trend in Bath

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Degree in Bath.

Salary trend for Degree in Bath

Degree
Salary Histogram in Bath

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Bath over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Degree in Bath

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, IT jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bath region with a requirement for Degree.

1 37 (46.25%) Computer Science
2 31 (38.75%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (36.25%) SQL
4 27 (33.75%) Software Engineering
5 26 (32.50%) HTML
6 25 (31.25%) Scrum
7 24 (30.00%) Computer Science Degree
8 23 (28.75%) Web Services
8 23 (28.75%) Microsoft
8 23 (28.75%) Test Automation
9 22 (27.50%) Linux
9 22 (27.50%) React
10 21 (26.25%) Node.js
11 20 (25.00%) Windows
11 20 (25.00%) Java
11 20 (25.00%) JavaScript
12 18 (22.50%) SQL Server
13 17 (21.25%) MySQL
13 17 (21.25%) LAMP
14 16 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
14 16 (20.00%) QA
15 15 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
16 14 (17.50%) Mathematics
16 14 (17.50%) Windows Server 2008
16 14 (17.50%) CSS
17 13 (16.25%) OpenStack
17 13 (16.25%) TDD
17 13 (16.25%) Microservices
17 13 (16.25%) Low Latency
17 13 (16.25%) Docker

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bath 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:

Application Platforms
1 13 (16.25%) OpenStack
2 7 (8.75%) SharePoint
3 6 (7.50%) Apache
4 4 (5.00%) Moodle
5 3 (3.75%) Skype for Business
6 2 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (2.50%) IIS
7 1 (1.25%) nginx
7 1 (1.25%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (15.00%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.50%) Google Drive
2 2 (2.50%) Office 365
2 2 (2.50%) OneDrive
3 1 (1.25%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.00%) Internet
2 3 (3.75%) DHCP
2 3 (3.75%) DNS
2 3 (3.75%) Firewall
2 3 (3.75%) Skype
2 3 (3.75%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.75%) VLAN
3 1 (1.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (22.50%) SQL Server
2 17 (21.25%) MySQL
3 12 (15.00%) NoSQL
3 12 (15.00%) Relational Database
4 9 (11.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.50%) GIS
6 1 (1.25%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.25%) MS Access
6 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.25%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (13.75%) Git (software)
2 10 (12.50%) Subversion
3 9 (11.25%) Bugzilla
3 9 (11.25%) Trac
4 6 (7.50%) PEAR
4 6 (7.50%) PHPUnit
5 5 (6.25%) Jenkins
6 3 (3.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (3.75%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (3.75%) Visual Studio
7 2 (2.50%) Mercurial
8 1 (1.25%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.25%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (1.25%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (11.25%) Finance
2 6 (7.50%) Banking
3 4 (5.00%) Publishing
4 3 (3.75%) Legal
4 3 (3.75%) Marketing
5 2 (2.50%) Aerospace
5 2 (2.50%) Automotive
5 2 (2.50%) Electronics
6 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (35.00%) Developer
2 14 (17.50%) Software Developer
3 11 (13.75%) Junior
3 11 (13.75%) Junior Developer
3 11 (13.75%) Linux Engineer
4 10 (12.50%) IT Support
4 10 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 10 (12.50%) Test Engineer
5 9 (11.25%) Junior Software Developer
5 9 (11.25%) QA Engineer
5 9 (11.25%) QA Test Engineer
6 8 (10.00%) QA Automation Engineer
6 8 (10.00%) Software QA Engineer
6 8 (10.00%) Software Test Engineer
6 8 (10.00%) Test Automation Engineer
7 7 (8.75%) Graduate
7 7 (8.75%) Graduate Developer
7 7 (8.75%) Project Manager
8 6 (7.50%) Graduate Software Developer
8 6 (7.50%) Technical Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (32.50%) HTML
2 23 (28.75%) Web Services
3 22 (27.50%) React
4 21 (26.25%) Node.js
5 17 (21.25%) LAMP
6 14 (17.50%) CSS
7 12 (15.00%) AngularJS
7 12 (15.00%) jQuery
7 12 (15.00%) RESTful
8 11 (13.75%) JSON
9 9 (11.25%) Ajax
10 8 (10.00%) .NET
11 6 (7.50%) HTML5
12 5 (6.25%) CSS3
12 5 (6.25%) Hibernate
12 5 (6.25%) Java EE
13 4 (5.00%) REST
14 3 (3.75%) ASP.NET
14 3 (3.75%) Swagger
15 2 (2.50%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 37 (46.25%) Computer Science
2 15 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.00%) VLE
4 3 (3.75%) NHS
4 3 (3.75%) Replication
4 3 (3.75%) Social Media
5 2 (2.50%) Digital Media
5 2 (2.50%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.25%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 22 (27.50%) Linux
2 20 (25.00%) Windows
3 14 (17.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (15.00%) Windows 7
4 12 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (13.75%) Unix
6 10 (12.50%) Windows Server
7 8 (10.00%) Windows 10
8 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (38.75%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (33.75%) Software Engineering
3 25 (31.25%) Scrum
4 23 (28.75%) Test Automation
5 16 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 14 (17.50%) Mathematics
7 13 (16.25%) DevOps
7 13 (16.25%) Low Latency
7 13 (16.25%) Microservices
7 13 (16.25%) SDLC
7 13 (16.25%) Software Delivery
7 13 (16.25%) TDD
8 12 (15.00%) Continuous Delivery
8 12 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (15.00%) Unit Testing
9 11 (13.75%) OO
10 8 (10.00%) E-Commerce
10 8 (10.00%) Load Testing
10 8 (10.00%) Performance Testing
10 8 (10.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (36.25%) SQL
2 20 (25.00%) Java
2 20 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (11.25%) PHP
4 8 (10.00%) VBScript
5 5 (6.25%) C#
6 3 (3.75%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.50%) ES6
7 2 (2.50%) R
7 2 (2.50%) Scala
8 1 (1.25%) Ada
8 1 (1.25%) C
8 1 (1.25%) C++
8 1 (1.25%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 24 (30.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 8 (10.00%) ISTQB
3 5 (6.25%) Master's Degree
4 1 (1.25%) HND
4 1 (1.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (1.25%) Actionable Recommendations
2 1 (1.25%) HL7
2 1 (1.25%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 13 (16.25%) Docker
2 4 (5.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.00%) vSphere
3 3 (3.75%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.25%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (3.75%) Ansible
1 3 (3.75%) vCenter Server
2 2 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.50%) Puppet
3 1 (1.25%) HAProxy
3 1 (1.25%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.25%) Rancher
Vendors
1 23 (28.75%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.25%) Google
3 4 (5.00%) VMware
4 3 (3.75%) Veeam
5 2 (2.50%) Apple
5 2 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.25%) EMC
6 1 (1.25%) Oracle
6 1 (1.25%) SAP
6 1 (1.25%) Tableau