Period
to 23 October 2018

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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 12 13
Rank change year-on-year +2 +1 +5
Permanent jobs citing Degree 206 151 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 14.99% 13.82% 15.41%
As % of the Qualifications category 55.53% 51.71% 43.10%
Number of salaries quoted 157 153 195
Southampton median annual salary £40,000 £33,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.21% -17.50% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £19,750 £22,200
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £57,800
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -2.60%

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 Southampton with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Southampton
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 371 292 471
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 27.00% 26.72% 35.76%
Number of salaries quoted 272 269 438
Southampton median annual salary £44,750 £36,000 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +24.31% -14.79% -0.59%
10th Percentile £28,000 £21,150 £24,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £57,650
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% -4.76%

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 23 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Degree in Southampton

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Degree.

1 76 (36.89%) Software Engineering
2 74 (35.92%) Java
3 69 (33.50%) JavaScript
4 67 (32.52%) Computer Science
5 58 (28.16%) HTML
6 56 (27.18%) C#
7 55 (26.70%) C++
8 53 (25.73%) CSS
9 52 (25.24%) .NET
9 52 (25.24%) MVC
10 51 (24.76%) Agile Software Development
11 48 (23.30%) Linux
12 44 (21.36%) Microsoft Azure
13 43 (20.87%) Windows
14 41 (19.90%) C
15 40 (19.42%) Mathematics
16 39 (18.93%) Spring
16 39 (18.93%) AngularJS
17 37 (17.96%) HTML5
17 37 (17.96%) SQL
18 36 (17.48%) TDD
19 35 (16.99%) Electronics
19 35 (16.99%) Relational Database
20 34 (16.50%) Amazon AWS
20 34 (16.50%) Node.js
20 34 (16.50%) CSS3
21 33 (16.02%) Microsoft
22 32 (15.53%) Docker
23 30 (14.56%) OO
24 29 (14.08%) ASP.NET

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 10 (4.85%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (2.43%) ArcGIS
3 4 (1.94%) CMS
4 2 (0.97%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.97%) SAS
4 2 (0.97%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.97%) WordPress
5 1 (0.49%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 16 (7.77%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (3.40%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (2.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (2.43%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.49%) Stata
Cloud Services
1 44 (21.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 34 (16.50%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.97%) Office 365
4 1 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.49%) IaaS
4 1 (0.49%) PaaS
4 1 (0.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.43%) VLAN
2 4 (1.94%) Network Security
3 3 (1.46%) LAN
3 3 (1.46%) WAN
4 2 (0.97%) VPN
4 2 (0.97%) Wireless
5 1 (0.49%) ATM
5 1 (0.49%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.49%) DVB
5 1 (0.49%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (0.49%) Firewall
5 1 (0.49%) FTP
5 1 (0.49%) Internet
5 1 (0.49%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.49%) SAN
5 1 (0.49%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.49%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (16.99%) Relational Database
2 26 (12.62%) NoSQL
3 23 (11.17%) Big Data
4 22 (10.68%) SQL Server
5 21 (10.19%) RDBMS
6 9 (4.37%) Geospatial Data
7 6 (2.91%) Hadoop
8 4 (1.94%) Azure SQL Database
8 4 (1.94%) MongoDB
8 4 (1.94%) Neo4j
9 2 (0.97%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.97%) MySQL
10 1 (0.49%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 21 (10.19%) Git (software)
1 21 (10.19%) Maven
2 16 (7.77%) Jenkins
2 16 (7.77%) Subversion
3 14 (6.80%) JIRA
3 14 (6.80%) LabVIEW
4 7 (3.40%) Ant
5 5 (2.43%) JUnit
6 4 (1.94%) Visual Studio
7 3 (1.46%) Gradle
7 3 (1.46%) Selenium
7 3 (1.46%) Spock
8 2 (0.97%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.97%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.49%) GNU Toolchain
9 1 (0.49%) Rational DOORS
9 1 (0.49%) Redmine
9 1 (0.49%) Robot Framework
9 1 (0.49%) SpecFlow
General
1 35 (16.99%) Electronics
2 15 (7.28%) Finance
3 14 (6.80%) Marketing
4 13 (6.31%) Retail
5 9 (4.37%) Manufacturing
5 9 (4.37%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.94%) Aerospace
6 4 (1.94%) Automotive
7 2 (0.97%) Law
7 2 (0.97%) Military
8 1 (0.49%) Legal
Job Titles
1 96 (46.60%) Developer
2 57 (27.67%) Java Developer
3 40 (19.42%) Software Engineer
4 39 (18.93%) Senior Developer
5 24 (11.65%) Software Developer
6 23 (11.17%) Senior Java Developer
7 16 (7.77%) Senior Software Developer
8 15 (7.28%) C# Developer
9 14 (6.80%) Analyst
9 14 (6.80%) C# Software Developer
10 11 (5.34%) Junior
11 10 (4.85%) Technical Leader
12 9 (4.37%) C# Software Engineer
12 9 (4.37%) C++ Developer
12 9 (4.37%) JavaScript Developer
12 9 (4.37%) JavaScript Engineer
12 9 (4.37%) Senior C# Developer
12 9 (4.37%) Senior JavaScript Developer
13 8 (3.88%) .NET Developer
13 8 (3.88%) Senior C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (28.16%) HTML
2 53 (25.73%) CSS
3 52 (25.24%) .NET
4 39 (18.93%) AngularJS
4 39 (18.93%) Spring
5 37 (17.96%) HTML5
6 34 (16.50%) CSS3
6 34 (16.50%) Node.js
7 29 (14.08%) ASP.NET
8 28 (13.59%) Hibernate
9 26 (12.62%) ASP.NET Web API
10 22 (10.68%) RESTful
11 21 (10.19%) ASP.NET MVC
12 15 (7.28%) Middleware
12 15 (7.28%) XML
13 13 (6.31%) JMS
14 11 (5.34%) JSON
14 11 (5.34%) React
15 10 (4.85%) Web Services
16 9 (4.37%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 67 (32.52%) Computer Science
2 14 (6.80%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (6.80%) Mobile App
3 12 (5.83%) Self-Motivation
4 9 (4.37%) Greenfield Project
5 8 (3.88%) Device Driver
6 6 (2.91%) Embedded Systems
6 6 (2.91%) User Experience
7 5 (2.43%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.43%) Public Cloud
8 2 (0.97%) CESG
8 2 (0.97%) Clustering
8 2 (0.97%) EPoS
8 2 (0.97%) PMI
9 1 (0.49%) ASIC
9 1 (0.49%) CMDB
9 1 (0.49%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (0.49%) Digital TV
9 1 (0.49%) SystemC
9 1 (0.49%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 48 (23.30%) Linux
2 43 (20.87%) Windows
3 15 (7.28%) Windows Server
4 12 (5.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (4.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (2.91%) Unix
7 5 (2.43%) Android
8 4 (1.94%) Mac OS X
9 3 (1.46%) Embedded Linux
10 2 (0.97%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (36.89%) Software Engineering
2 52 (25.24%) MVC
3 51 (24.76%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (19.42%) Mathematics
5 36 (17.48%) TDD
6 30 (14.56%) OO
7 24 (11.65%) BDD
8 22 (10.68%) Continuous Integration
8 22 (10.68%) Domain-Driven Design
8 22 (10.68%) SOA
9 21 (10.19%) Problem-Solving
10 20 (9.71%) OOP
11 18 (8.74%) E-Commerce
11 18 (8.74%) Scrum
12 17 (8.25%) ITIL
12 17 (8.25%) Root Cause Analysis
13 16 (7.77%) Customer Requirements
14 14 (6.80%) Continuous Improvement
14 14 (6.80%) Decision-Making
14 14 (6.80%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 74 (35.92%) Java
2 69 (33.50%) JavaScript
3 56 (27.18%) C#
4 55 (26.70%) C++
5 41 (19.90%) C
6 37 (17.96%) SQL
7 22 (10.68%) F#
8 17 (8.25%) Python
9 10 (4.85%) Ruby
10 8 (3.88%) Go
11 6 (2.91%) Bash Shell
11 6 (2.91%) PHP
11 6 (2.91%) Shell Script
12 5 (2.43%) Java 8
12 5 (2.43%) VB.NET
13 3 (1.46%) Groovy
14 2 (0.97%) Embedded C++
14 2 (0.97%) MATLAB
15 1 (0.49%) Assembly Language
15 1 (0.49%) VB6
Qualifications
1 22 (10.68%) SC Cleared
1 22 (10.68%) Security Cleared
2 19 (9.22%) HND
3 18 (8.74%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (8.25%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (7.77%) CCNA
6 14 (6.80%) HNC
7 13 (6.31%) Computer Science Degree
8 11 (5.34%) CCNP
8 11 (5.34%) MCSE
8 11 (5.34%) Numerate Degree
9 10 (4.85%) DV Cleared
9 10 (4.85%) VCP5
9 10 (4.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 6 (2.91%) Postgraduate
11 5 (2.43%) NVQ Level 4
12 3 (1.46%) APMP
12 3 (1.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 2 (0.97%) CESG Certified Professional
13 2 (0.97%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.85%) DICOM
2 5 (2.43%) GDPR
2 5 (2.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.94%) QA
4 2 (0.97%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (0.97%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 1 (0.49%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.49%) JTAG
System Software
1 32 (15.53%) Docker
2 5 (2.43%) Hyper-V
2 5 (2.43%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (0.97%) Firmware
3 2 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.49%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 22 (10.68%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.49%) Nagios
Vendors
1 33 (16.02%) Microsoft
2 14 (6.80%) Xamarin
3 13 (6.31%) VMware
4 10 (4.85%) Intel
5 8 (3.88%) SAP
6 5 (2.43%) ESRI
7 2 (0.97%) Cognos
7 2 (0.97%) IBM
8 1 (0.49%) BMC
8 1 (0.49%) CA
8 1 (0.49%) Cisco
8 1 (0.49%) Conax
8 1 (0.49%) EMC
8 1 (0.49%) HP
8 1 (0.49%) ProCurve
8 1 (0.49%) Verimatrix