Period
to 23 March 2019

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 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
23 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 23 15 21
Rank change year-on-year -8 +6 +28
Permanent jobs citing Degree 160 248 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 11.92% 13.15% 10.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 43.60% 51.88% 42.35%
Number of salaries quoted 133 206 119
Southampton median annual salary £45,000 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.46% -13.33% -13.29%
10th Percentile £28,125 £19,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £62,250 £52,500 £57,321
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 367 478 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 27.35% 25.34% 24.44%
Number of salaries quoted 301 414 275
Southampton median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -14.77% +3.53%
10th Percentile £28,250 £24,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £52,500 £60,000
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

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 March 2019.

Salary histogram for Degree in Southampton

For the 6 months to 23 March 2019, 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 53 (33.13%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (31.25%) Software Engineering
3 46 (28.75%) Computer Science
3 46 (28.75%) SQL
4 43 (26.88%) SQL Server
5 41 (25.63%) C#
6 40 (25.00%) .NET
7 37 (23.13%) C++
8 36 (22.50%) Microsoft
8 36 (22.50%) Microsoft Azure
9 33 (20.63%) Java
9 33 (20.63%) JavaScript
10 31 (19.38%) Mathematics
11 30 (18.75%) C
12 26 (16.25%) Electronics
13 25 (15.63%) HTML
13 25 (15.63%) Problem-Solving
14 24 (15.00%) Greenfield Project
14 24 (15.00%) CSS
15 22 (13.75%) Computer Science Degree
16 21 (13.13%) TDD
16 21 (13.13%) MVC
17 20 (12.50%) Linux
18 19 (11.88%) Scrum
18 19 (11.88%) Amazon AWS
18 19 (11.88%) Big Data
19 18 (11.25%) Node.js
19 18 (11.25%) ASP.NET
19 18 (11.25%) Windows
19 18 (11.25%) Business Intelligence

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 (4.38%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.75%) MS Exchange
3 4 (2.50%) CMS
4 3 (1.88%) WordPress
5 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 10 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.88%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.63%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.63%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.25%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (1.25%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.63%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 36 (22.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (11.88%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (5.63%) SaaS
4 6 (3.75%) Office 365
5 3 (1.88%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.75%) VPN
2 4 (2.50%) Converged Networks
2 4 (2.50%) Firewall
2 4 (2.50%) LAN
2 4 (2.50%) VoIP
2 4 (2.50%) WAN
3 3 (1.88%) SNMP
4 2 (1.25%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (1.25%) ISDN
4 2 (1.25%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.25%) VLAN
5 1 (0.63%) BGP
5 1 (0.63%) Diameter Protocol
5 1 (0.63%) Internet
5 1 (0.63%) IPv4
5 1 (0.63%) IPv6
5 1 (0.63%) OSPF
5 1 (0.63%) Q.931
5 1 (0.63%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (0.63%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (26.88%) SQL Server
2 19 (11.88%) Big Data
3 10 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (5.63%) NoSQL
5 8 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (4.38%) OLAP
6 7 (4.38%) OLAP Cube
7 6 (3.75%) Power BI
8 5 (3.13%) RDBMS
8 5 (3.13%) Relational Database
9 4 (2.50%) Geospatial Data
9 4 (2.50%) Hadoop
9 4 (2.50%) MongoDB
9 4 (2.50%) SQL Server 2016
10 3 (1.88%) MySQL
11 2 (1.25%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (1.25%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (5.63%) LabVIEW
2 6 (3.75%) Visual Studio
3 5 (3.13%) JIRA
4 4 (2.50%) Bitbucket
4 4 (2.50%) Git (software)
4 4 (2.50%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.63%) GitLab
5 1 (0.63%) Vagrant
General
1 26 (16.25%) Electronics
2 17 (10.63%) Marketing
3 16 (10.00%) Manufacturing
4 13 (8.13%) Finance
5 12 (7.50%) Telecoms
6 10 (6.25%) Retail
7 9 (5.63%) Law
8 6 (3.75%) Legal
9 3 (1.88%) Advertising
9 3 (1.88%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.63%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 59 (36.88%) Developer
2 32 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 23 (14.38%) Java Developer
3 23 (14.38%) Senior Developer
4 18 (11.25%) Software Developer
5 16 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 15 (9.38%) C# Developer
6 15 (9.38%) C# Software Developer
7 12 (7.50%) Embedded Engineer
7 12 (7.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 11 (6.88%) Analyst
9 10 (6.25%) Project Manager
10 9 (5.63%) SQL Developer
10 9 (5.63%) Support Technician
11 8 (5.00%) .NET Developer
11 8 (5.00%) Data Scientist
12 7 (4.38%) 3rd Line Support
12 7 (4.38%) 3rd Line Support Technician
12 7 (4.38%) Senior Software Developer
13 6 (3.75%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (25.00%) .NET
2 25 (15.63%) HTML
3 24 (15.00%) CSS
4 18 (11.25%) ASP.NET
4 18 (11.25%) Node.js
5 16 (10.00%) AngularJS
6 12 (7.50%) .NET Framework
7 10 (6.25%) CSS3
7 10 (6.25%) HTML5
8 9 (5.63%) ASP.NET Web API
8 9 (5.63%) Spring
9 7 (4.38%) Web Services
9 7 (4.38%) XML
10 5 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (3.13%) Django
10 5 (3.13%) RESTful
11 4 (2.50%) React
11 4 (2.50%) REST
11 4 (2.50%) Sass
11 4 (2.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 24 (15.00%) Greenfield Project
2 14 (8.75%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (6.25%) User Experience
4 7 (4.38%) Algorithms
5 6 (3.75%) Embedded Systems
5 6 (3.75%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 5 (3.13%) ASIC
6 5 (3.13%) Verilog
6 5 (3.13%) VHDL
7 4 (2.50%) CCTV
7 4 (2.50%) Clustering
7 4 (2.50%) IPTV
7 4 (2.50%) Self-Motivation
8 3 (1.88%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.88%) PMI
9 2 (1.25%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.25%) Driving Licence
9 2 (1.25%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.63%) Cyberthreat
10 1 (0.63%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 20 (12.50%) Linux
2 18 (11.25%) Windows
3 6 (3.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (2.50%) Android
4 4 (2.50%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (1.25%) Windows 10
5 2 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (33.13%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (31.25%) Software Engineering
3 46 (28.75%) Computer Science
4 31 (19.38%) Mathematics
5 25 (15.63%) Problem-Solving
6 21 (13.13%) MVC
6 21 (13.13%) TDD
7 19 (11.88%) Scrum
8 18 (11.25%) Business Intelligence
9 12 (7.50%) Cybersecurity
9 12 (7.50%) Data Science
9 12 (7.50%) ITIL
9 12 (7.50%) Project Management
10 11 (6.88%) Analytics
10 11 (6.88%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (6.88%) Data Analysis
10 11 (6.88%) Machine Learning
11 10 (6.25%) PRINCE2
11 10 (6.25%) SDLC
12 9 (5.63%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 46 (28.75%) SQL
2 41 (25.63%) C#
3 37 (23.13%) C++
4 33 (20.63%) Java
4 33 (20.63%) JavaScript
5 30 (18.75%) C
6 11 (6.88%) Python
7 7 (4.38%) PHP
8 6 (3.75%) Embedded C++
8 6 (3.75%) Go
8 6 (3.75%) Ruby
9 5 (3.13%) Embedded C
9 5 (3.13%) F#
9 5 (3.13%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.25%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.25%) R
10 2 (1.25%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.25%) VBA
11 1 (0.63%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.63%) Scala
Qualifications
1 22 (13.75%) Computer Science Degree
2 14 (8.75%) SC Cleared
2 14 (8.75%) Security Cleared
3 9 (5.63%) HNC
3 9 (5.63%) HND
4 4 (2.50%) DV Cleared
4 4 (2.50%) MCSA
4 4 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.88%) PMI Certification
5 3 (1.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (1.25%) APMP
6 2 (1.25%) GIAC
6 2 (1.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (1.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.25%) SANS
7 1 (0.63%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (0.63%) ISEB
7 1 (0.63%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.63%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.63%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.13%) QA
2 3 (1.88%) PMO
3 2 (1.25%) SLA
4 1 (0.63%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (8.13%) Docker
2 10 (6.25%) Firmware
3 8 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (5.63%) Kubernetes
2 5 (3.13%) Ansible
3 4 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (2.50%) Puppet
3 4 (2.50%) Salt
4 2 (1.25%) Computer Incident Response Team
4 2 (1.25%) CSIRT
4 2 (1.25%) Nessus
4 2 (1.25%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (1.25%) QRadar
5 1 (0.63%) Terraform
Vendors
1 36 (22.50%) Microsoft
2 10 (6.25%) SAP
3 8 (5.00%) VMware
4 6 (3.75%) Cisco
5 4 (2.50%) Aruba
5 4 (2.50%) Atlassian
5 4 (2.50%) HP
5 4 (2.50%) Oracle
5 4 (2.50%) Palo Alto
6 3 (1.88%) Google
7 2 (1.25%) ArcSight
7 2 (1.25%) Barracuda Networks
7 2 (1.25%) Cadence
7 2 (1.25%) Dell
7 2 (1.25%) LogRhythm
7 2 (1.25%) Meraki
7 2 (1.25%) Qualys
7 2 (1.25%) Splunk
7 2 (1.25%) Symantec
8 1 (0.63%) Zoho