Period
to 28 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 28 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 18 14
Rank change year-on-year +1 -4 -7
Permanent jobs citing Degree 143 185 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 12.41% 11.93% 12.88%
As % of the Qualifications category 51.07% 36.93% 34.38%
Number of salaries quoted 152 170 182
Southampton median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £20,800 £22,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £56,250 £60,000
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% -

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton.

Academic & Professional Certification
Southampton
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 280 501 608
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 24.31% 32.30% 37.46%
Number of salaries quoted 258 469 444
Southampton median annual salary £39,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.06% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £26,250 £22,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £56,250 £57,675
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -4.76% -1.18%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Southampton

Degree
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for Degree in Southampton

Degree
Salary Histogram in Southampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Southampton over the 6 months to 28 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Degree in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 July 2017, IT jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Southampton region with a requirement for Degree.

1 91 (63.64%) Computer Science
2 81 (56.64%) C#
3 63 (44.06%) Software Engineering
4 54 (37.76%) .NET
5 47 (32.87%) SQL
6 44 (30.77%) SQL Server
6 44 (30.77%) HTML
7 43 (30.07%) CSS
8 42 (29.37%) C++
9 39 (27.27%) Java
10 38 (26.57%) ASP.NET
10 38 (26.57%) Agile Software Development
11 35 (24.48%) Computer Science Degree
12 32 (22.38%) JavaScript
13 31 (21.68%) Microsoft
14 30 (20.98%) MVC
14 30 (20.98%) Electronics
15 27 (18.88%) Analytical Skills
16 26 (18.18%) Windows
16 26 (18.18%) Web Development
17 25 (17.48%) Mathematics
17 25 (17.48%) Project Management
17 25 (17.48%) RESTful
18 23 (16.08%) PHP
19 22 (15.38%) AngularJS
20 21 (14.69%) ASP.NET MVC
21 20 (13.99%) OOP
22 19 (13.29%) Linux
22 19 (13.29%) Scrum
22 19 (13.29%) TDD

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 7 (4.90%) Drupal
2 6 (4.20%) WordPress
3 5 (3.50%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (2.80%) NServiceBus
5 2 (1.40%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (8.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (6.29%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.80%) SAP APO
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.39%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (8.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (7.69%) SaaS
3 1 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.70%) GitHub
3 1 (0.70%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.50%) Firewall
1 5 (3.50%) Network Security
2 2 (1.40%) BGP
2 2 (1.40%) Internet
2 2 (1.40%) OSPF
2 2 (1.40%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.40%) Wireless
3 1 (0.70%) 2G
3 1 (0.70%) 3G
3 1 (0.70%) DMZ
3 1 (0.70%) DNS
3 1 (0.70%) LAN
3 1 (0.70%) LDAP
3 1 (0.70%) LTE
3 1 (0.70%) SSL
3 1 (0.70%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (0.70%) VoIP
3 1 (0.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 15 (10.49%) MS Access
3 14 (9.79%) Relational Database
4 12 (8.39%) NoSQL
5 9 (6.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (4.90%) Apache Cassandra
6 7 (4.90%) RDBMS
7 4 (2.80%) Big Data
7 4 (2.80%) Essbase
7 4 (2.80%) Hadoop
7 4 (2.80%) Oracle BI EE
7 4 (2.80%) Power BI
7 4 (2.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (2.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.70%) MySQL
8 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 12 (8.39%) Subversion
2 8 (5.59%) Git (software)
2 8 (5.59%) Trac
3 7 (4.90%) Bugzilla
4 6 (4.20%) Visual Studio
5 4 (2.80%) Eclipse
5 4 (2.80%) JUnit
6 2 (1.40%) Jasmine
6 2 (1.40%) Karma Test Runner
6 2 (1.40%) Selenium
7 1 (0.70%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.70%) NUnit
General
1 30 (20.98%) Electronics
2 6 (4.20%) Finance
3 2 (1.40%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 60 (41.96%) Developer
2 36 (25.17%) Graduate
3 35 (24.48%) Senior Developer
4 32 (22.38%) Software Developer
5 29 (20.28%) C# Developer
5 29 (20.28%) Software Engineer
6 23 (16.08%) C# Software Developer
7 21 (14.69%) .NET Developer
8 19 (13.29%) Analyst
8 19 (13.29%) C# .NET Developer
8 19 (13.29%) Consultant
9 16 (11.19%) .NET Software Developer
9 16 (11.19%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 15 (10.49%) Junior
11 14 (9.79%) Senior C# Developer
12 13 (9.09%) SQL Developer
13 12 (8.39%) Business Analyst
13 12 (8.39%) Software Consultant
14 11 (7.69%) Graduate Software Developer
14 11 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (37.76%) .NET
2 44 (30.77%) HTML
3 43 (30.07%) CSS
4 38 (26.57%) ASP.NET
5 25 (17.48%) RESTful
6 22 (15.38%) AngularJS
7 21 (14.69%) ASP.NET MVC
8 18 (12.59%) Web Services
9 16 (11.19%) jQuery
10 15 (10.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 14 (9.79%) Node.js
12 13 (9.09%) CSS3
12 13 (9.09%) HTML5
13 12 (8.39%) ASP.NET Web API
13 12 (8.39%) WCF
14 9 (6.29%) WPF
14 9 (6.29%) XML
15 8 (5.59%) Sass
15 8 (5.59%) Symfony
16 7 (4.90%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 91 (63.64%) Computer Science
2 27 (18.88%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (5.59%) Algorithms
4 5 (3.50%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (3.50%) User Experience
5 4 (2.80%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.10%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.40%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.40%) Smart Energy
8 1 (0.70%) AS400
8 1 (0.70%) Blog
8 1 (0.70%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.70%) Life Science
8 1 (0.70%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.70%) Minimum Viable Product
8 1 (0.70%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 26 (18.18%) Windows
2 19 (13.29%) Linux
3 6 (4.20%) Unix
4 4 (2.80%) Android
4 4 (2.80%) Mac OS
5 3 (2.10%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.10%) Windows Mobile
5 3 (2.10%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.70%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.70%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.70%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (44.06%) Software Engineering
2 38 (26.57%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (20.98%) MVC
4 26 (18.18%) Web Development
5 25 (17.48%) Mathematics
5 25 (17.48%) Project Management
6 20 (13.99%) OOP
7 19 (13.29%) Scrum
7 19 (13.29%) TDD
8 16 (11.19%) Physics
9 14 (9.79%) OO
10 12 (8.39%) BDD
11 11 (7.69%) Test Scripting
12 9 (6.29%) Coaching
12 9 (6.29%) Creative Problem-Solving
13 8 (5.59%) Responsive Web Design
14 7 (4.90%) Business Process Improvement
14 7 (4.90%) Domain-Driven Design
14 7 (4.90%) PRINCE2
14 7 (4.90%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 81 (56.64%) C#
2 47 (32.87%) SQL
3 42 (29.37%) C++
4 39 (27.27%) Java
5 32 (22.38%) JavaScript
6 23 (16.08%) PHP
7 18 (12.59%) C
8 13 (9.09%) VB.NET
9 12 (8.39%) F#
10 3 (2.10%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.40%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.40%) Python
12 1 (0.70%) Delphi
12 1 (0.70%) Embedded C
12 1 (0.70%) Embedded C++
12 1 (0.70%) Go
12 1 (0.70%) Perl
12 1 (0.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 35 (24.48%) Computer Science Degree
2 11 (7.69%) PhD
3 7 (4.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (2.10%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (1.40%) CCNA
5 2 (1.40%) CCNP
5 2 (1.40%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.40%) JNCIA
5 2 (1.40%) JNCIS
5 2 (1.40%) MCP
5 2 (1.40%) MCSA
5 2 (1.40%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.70%) CHECK Team Member
6 1 (0.70%) ISEB
6 1 (0.70%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.70%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.70%) MBA
6 1 (0.70%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.80%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.10%) QA
3 1 (0.70%) GCP
3 1 (0.70%) ISO 22301
3 1 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (5.59%) Docker
2 2 (1.40%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.40%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.70%) Firmware
3 1 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.70%) FreeIPA
1 1 (0.70%) Nagios
1 1 (0.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 31 (21.68%) Microsoft
2 18 (12.59%) Oracle
3 8 (5.59%) Zend
4 4 (2.80%) SAP
5 3 (2.10%) Apple
6 2 (1.40%) Brocade
6 2 (1.40%) Cisco
6 2 (1.40%) Juniper
7 1 (0.70%) VMware
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £19000 per annum + commission, pension
Posted: 17 hours ago
Southampton
aap3
Salary: £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
CH2M
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Posted: 10 days ago
Southampton
aap3
Salary: £40000 - £70000.00 per annum + bonus + bens package
Posted: 23 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Southampton
Carnival UK
Salary: Competitive + Excellent benefits
Posted: 24 days ago