Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 18 20
Rank change year-on-year +1 +2 -4
Permanent jobs citing Degree 177 138 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 12.39% 11.89% 11.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 52.52% 48.08% 36.18%
Number of salaries quoted 143 148 164
Southampton median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £19,200 £21,250 £22,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £63,250 £56,250
Hampshire median annual salary £44,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.71% +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 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 337 287 492
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 23.60% 24.72% 31.82%
Number of salaries quoted 268 265 462
Southampton median annual salary £38,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £23,250 £21,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £65,000 £56,125
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -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 20 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Degree in Southampton

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 73 (41.24%) Computer Science
2 64 (36.16%) Java
3 57 (32.20%) Software Engineering
4 52 (29.38%) SQL
5 50 (28.25%) C#
6 49 (27.68%) JavaScript
7 44 (24.86%) HTML
8 41 (23.16%) C++
8 41 (23.16%) CSS
8 41 (23.16%) AngularJS
9 40 (22.60%) Problem-Solving
10 39 (22.03%) Microsoft
11 38 (21.47%) Windows
12 36 (20.34%) Computer Science Degree
13 35 (19.77%) MVC
14 34 (19.21%) Mathematics
15 33 (18.64%) Agile Software Development
15 33 (18.64%) Electronics
16 32 (18.08%) .NET
17 31 (17.51%) Spring
17 31 (17.51%) HTML5
18 30 (16.95%) CSS3
19 25 (14.12%) Relational Database
20 24 (13.56%) TDD
21 23 (12.99%) OO
21 23 (12.99%) Security Cleared
21 23 (12.99%) Amazon AWS
22 22 (12.43%) Microsoft Azure
22 22 (12.43%) Docker
22 22 (12.43%) Linux

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 3 (1.69%) SAS
2 2 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.56%) GeoServer
3 1 (0.56%) JBoss
3 1 (0.56%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (0.56%) WildFly
Applications
1 22 (12.43%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (3.95%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (2.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (2.82%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.56%) Stata
Cloud Services
1 23 (12.99%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (12.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.26%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.56%) IaaS
4 1 (0.56%) PaaS
4 1 (0.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.39%) VLAN
2 5 (2.82%) Wireless
3 4 (2.26%) GPRS
3 4 (2.26%) SAN
3 4 (2.26%) ZigBee
4 2 (1.13%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (1.13%) iSCSI
4 2 (1.13%) Network Security
5 1 (0.56%) ATM
5 1 (0.56%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.56%) DVB
5 1 (0.56%) Firewall
5 1 (0.56%) FTP
5 1 (0.56%) Internet
5 1 (0.56%) LAN
5 1 (0.56%) SNMP
5 1 (0.56%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.56%) VoIP
5 1 (0.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (14.12%) Relational Database
2 19 (10.73%) NoSQL
3 17 (9.60%) SQL Server
4 14 (7.91%) Big Data
4 14 (7.91%) RDBMS
5 13 (7.34%) Hadoop
6 6 (3.39%) MS Access
7 4 (2.26%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.13%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 22 (12.43%) Subversion
2 17 (9.60%) Git (software)
3 16 (9.04%) Maven
4 14 (7.91%) Jenkins
5 13 (7.34%) JUnit
6 11 (6.21%) Eclipse
6 11 (6.21%) JIRA
7 4 (2.26%) Ant
8 3 (1.69%) Visual Studio
9 2 (1.13%) Eclipse RCP
9 2 (1.13%) Robot Framework
9 2 (1.13%) Selenium
10 1 (0.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.56%) Gerrit
10 1 (0.56%) GNU Toolchain
10 1 (0.56%) Gradle
10 1 (0.56%) LabVIEW
10 1 (0.56%) Rational DOORS
10 1 (0.56%) Redmine
10 1 (0.56%) Spock
General
1 33 (18.64%) Electronics
2 11 (6.21%) Finance
3 10 (5.65%) Retail
4 7 (3.95%) Military
5 6 (3.39%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.82%) Manufacturing
6 5 (2.82%) Marketing
7 3 (1.69%) Law
8 2 (1.13%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.56%) Automotive
9 1 (0.56%) Games
9 1 (0.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 76 (42.94%) Developer
2 55 (31.07%) Java Developer
3 38 (21.47%) Senior Developer
4 26 (14.69%) Senior Java Developer
5 22 (12.43%) Software Engineer
6 21 (11.86%) Software Developer
7 19 (10.73%) Graduate
7 19 (10.73%) Implementation Specialist
8 15 (8.47%) Systems Engineer
9 14 (7.91%) C# Developer
10 13 (7.34%) C# Software Developer
11 12 (6.78%) Senior Software Developer
12 11 (6.21%) Analyst
12 11 (6.21%) Junior
13 10 (5.65%) JavaScript Developer
13 10 (5.65%) Senior C# Developer
13 10 (5.65%) Senior JavaScript Developer
14 9 (5.08%) .NET Software Developer
14 9 (5.08%) Senior C# .NET Developer
14 9 (5.08%) Senior C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (24.86%) HTML
2 41 (23.16%) AngularJS
2 41 (23.16%) CSS
3 32 (18.08%) .NET
4 31 (17.51%) HTML5
4 31 (17.51%) Spring
5 30 (16.95%) CSS3
6 22 (12.43%) Hibernate
7 19 (10.73%) Middleware
7 19 (10.73%) Node.js
7 19 (10.73%) RESTful
8 17 (9.60%) ASP.NET Web API
8 17 (9.60%) XML
9 16 (9.04%) ASP.NET
9 16 (9.04%) ASP.NET MVC
10 13 (7.34%) J2EE
11 11 (6.21%) JMS
11 11 (6.21%) React
11 11 (6.21%) SWT
12 9 (5.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 73 (41.24%) Computer Science
2 19 (10.73%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (6.21%) Mobile App
4 10 (5.65%) Greenfield Project
4 10 (5.65%) Self-Motivation
5 8 (4.52%) Data Centre
6 5 (2.82%) Device Driver
7 3 (1.69%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.13%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.13%) PMI
9 1 (0.56%) Acoustics
9 1 (0.56%) ASIC
9 1 (0.56%) CESG
9 1 (0.56%) Digital TV
9 1 (0.56%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.56%) EPoS
9 1 (0.56%) SystemC
9 1 (0.56%) User Experience
9 1 (0.56%) VHDL
9 1 (0.56%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 38 (21.47%) Windows
2 22 (12.43%) Linux
3 15 (8.47%) Windows Server
4 13 (7.34%) Unix
5 9 (5.08%) Mac OS
6 3 (1.69%) Android
6 3 (1.69%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (1.13%) Mac OS X
7 2 (1.13%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (32.20%) Software Engineering
2 40 (22.60%) Problem-Solving
3 35 (19.77%) MVC
4 34 (19.21%) Mathematics
5 33 (18.64%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (13.56%) TDD
7 23 (12.99%) OO
8 20 (11.30%) SOA
9 18 (10.17%) BDD
10 17 (9.60%) OOP
11 16 (9.04%) Continuous Integration
12 15 (8.47%) Domain-Driven Design
13 14 (7.91%) Decision-Making
13 14 (7.91%) Scrum
14 12 (6.78%) ITIL
15 11 (6.21%) E-Commerce
15 11 (6.21%) Mobile Application Development
15 11 (6.21%) Performance Improvement
15 11 (6.21%) Physics
15 11 (6.21%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 64 (36.16%) Java
2 52 (29.38%) SQL
3 50 (28.25%) C#
4 49 (27.68%) JavaScript
5 41 (23.16%) C++
6 22 (12.43%) C
7 17 (9.60%) F#
8 11 (6.21%) Python
9 5 (2.82%) PowerShell
9 5 (2.82%) T-SQL
9 5 (2.82%) VC++
10 4 (2.26%) Go
10 4 (2.26%) Ruby
11 3 (1.69%) Embedded C++
11 3 (1.69%) PHP
12 2 (1.13%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.56%) Ada
13 1 (0.56%) Assembly Language
13 1 (0.56%) Embedded C
13 1 (0.56%) Lua
Qualifications
1 36 (20.34%) Computer Science Degree
2 23 (12.99%) Security Cleared
3 20 (11.30%) SC Cleared
4 16 (9.04%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (5.65%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (5.08%) CCNA
7 7 (3.95%) MCP
7 7 (3.95%) MCSA
8 6 (3.39%) HND
8 6 (3.39%) Numerate Degree
8 6 (3.39%) Postgraduate
9 5 (2.82%) DV Cleared
9 5 (2.82%) NVQ Level 4
10 4 (2.26%) PhD
11 3 (1.69%) CCNP
11 3 (1.69%) MCSE
11 3 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 2 (1.13%) PMI Certification
12 2 (1.13%) VCP5
12 2 (1.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.82%) DICOM
1 5 (2.82%) GDPR
2 4 (2.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.69%) PMO
4 2 (1.13%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (1.13%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 2 (1.13%) QA
4 2 (1.13%) SLA
5 1 (0.56%) JTAG
System Software
1 22 (12.43%) Docker
2 11 (6.21%) Hyper-V
3 8 (4.52%) Active Directory
4 6 (3.39%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.13%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 19 (10.73%) Kubernetes
2 5 (2.82%) SCCM
3 1 (0.56%) Nagios
Vendors
1 39 (22.03%) Microsoft
2 11 (6.21%) Xamarin
3 5 (2.82%) SAP
4 3 (1.69%) VMware
5 2 (1.13%) CA
5 2 (1.13%) IBM
5 2 (1.13%) Intel
5 2 (1.13%) Oracle
6 1 (0.56%) BMC
6 1 (0.56%) CA Agile Central
6 1 (0.56%) Capita
6 1 (0.56%) Cisco
6 1 (0.56%) Conax
6 1 (0.56%) EMC
6 1 (0.56%) HP
6 1 (0.56%) ProCurve
6 1 (0.56%) Verimatrix