Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 14 13
Rank change year-on-year +5 -1 +18
Permanent jobs citing Degree 218 232 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 16.40% 14.54% 14.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 55.90% 54.46% 43.65%
Number of salaries quoted 161 205 176
Southampton median annual salary £44,500 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.92% -18.75% -11.11%
10th Percentile £28,250 £19,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £62,000 £65,000 £60,000
Hampshire median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +7.50% +3.90% -3.75%

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 390 426 433
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 29.35% 26.69% 32.63%
Number of salaries quoted 282 382 392
Southampton median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -17.65% -
10th Percentile £28,125 £21,325 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -3.61% -2.35%

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 13 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Degree in Southampton

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 83 (38.07%) Software Engineering
2 65 (29.82%) Java
3 63 (28.90%) JavaScript
3 63 (28.90%) Computer Science
4 60 (27.52%) C++
5 59 (27.06%) Agile Software Development
6 52 (23.85%) HTML
6 52 (23.85%) C#
7 50 (22.94%) Linux
8 49 (22.48%) C
9 48 (22.02%) CSS
10 47 (21.56%) .NET
10 47 (21.56%) Microsoft Azure
11 45 (20.64%) Mathematics
12 44 (20.18%) Windows
13 42 (19.27%) MVC
14 38 (17.43%) SQL
15 35 (16.06%) TDD
16 33 (15.14%) Amazon AWS
16 33 (15.14%) AngularJS
17 32 (14.68%) SQL Server
18 31 (14.22%) Electronics
18 31 (14.22%) Node.js
19 29 (13.30%) Problem-Solving
20 28 (12.84%) Docker
20 28 (12.84%) Spring
20 28 (12.84%) ASP.NET
20 28 (12.84%) Microsoft
21 27 (12.39%) HTML5
22 24 (11.01%) CSS3

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 (4.59%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (2.75%) MS Exchange
2 6 (2.75%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.29%) ArcGIS
3 5 (2.29%) CMS
4 3 (1.38%) WordPress
5 1 (0.46%) SAS
5 1 (0.46%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 10 (4.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (2.75%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (1.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.92%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (0.92%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 47 (21.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (15.14%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (3.67%) SaaS
4 6 (2.75%) Office 365
5 1 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.46%) IaaS
5 1 (0.46%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.75%) VPN
2 4 (1.83%) Firewall
2 4 (1.83%) LAN
2 4 (1.83%) Network Security
2 4 (1.83%) VLAN
2 4 (1.83%) WAN
3 3 (1.38%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.92%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (0.92%) ISDN
4 2 (0.92%) SNMP
4 2 (0.92%) Wireless
5 1 (0.46%) ATM
5 1 (0.46%) DVB
5 1 (0.46%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (0.46%) FTP
5 1 (0.46%) Internet
5 1 (0.46%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.46%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (14.68%) SQL Server
2 24 (11.01%) Relational Database
3 23 (10.55%) Big Data
4 21 (9.63%) NoSQL
5 17 (7.80%) RDBMS
6 10 (4.59%) Geospatial Data
7 4 (1.83%) Azure SQL Database
7 4 (1.83%) Hadoop
7 4 (1.83%) MongoDB
7 4 (1.83%) Neo4j
8 3 (1.38%) MySQL
9 2 (0.92%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.92%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 19 (8.72%) LabVIEW
2 14 (6.42%) Maven
3 11 (5.05%) Git (software)
4 9 (4.13%) Jenkins
5 7 (3.21%) Ant
5 7 (3.21%) JIRA
5 7 (3.21%) Subversion
6 4 (1.83%) Visual Studio
7 3 (1.38%) Gradle
7 3 (1.38%) JUnit
7 3 (1.38%) Spock
8 2 (0.92%) Selenium
8 2 (0.92%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.46%) GNU Toolchain
9 1 (0.46%) Rational DOORS
9 1 (0.46%) Redmine
9 1 (0.46%) SpecFlow
General
1 31 (14.22%) Electronics
2 18 (8.26%) Finance
2 18 (8.26%) Marketing
3 14 (6.42%) Manufacturing
3 14 (6.42%) Retail
4 10 (4.59%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.29%) Automotive
6 4 (1.83%) Aerospace
7 3 (1.38%) Advertising
8 2 (0.92%) Law
9 1 (0.46%) Legal
Job Titles
1 84 (38.53%) Developer
2 51 (23.39%) Software Engineer
3 44 (20.18%) Java Developer
4 26 (11.93%) Senior Developer
5 22 (10.09%) Software Developer
6 16 (7.34%) Analyst
7 15 (6.88%) Senior Java Developer
8 13 (5.96%) Project Manager
9 11 (5.05%) C# Developer
9 11 (5.05%) C# Software Developer
9 11 (5.05%) Senior Software Developer
10 10 (4.59%) Technical Leader
11 9 (4.13%) C# Software Engineer
11 9 (4.13%) C++ Developer
11 9 (4.13%) Cloud Developer
11 9 (4.13%) JavaScript Engineer
12 8 (3.67%) Cloud Software Developer
12 8 (3.67%) Junior
13 7 (3.21%) Data Scientist
13 7 (3.21%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (23.85%) HTML
2 48 (22.02%) CSS
3 47 (21.56%) .NET
4 33 (15.14%) AngularJS
5 31 (14.22%) Node.js
6 28 (12.84%) ASP.NET
6 28 (12.84%) Spring
7 27 (12.39%) HTML5
8 24 (11.01%) CSS3
9 22 (10.09%) ASP.NET Web API
10 19 (8.72%) Hibernate
11 17 (7.80%) ASP.NET MVC
11 17 (7.80%) RESTful
12 14 (6.42%) XML
13 12 (5.50%) Middleware
14 11 (5.05%) JMS
14 11 (5.05%) JSON
15 10 (4.59%) React
16 9 (4.13%) Spring Boot
16 9 (4.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.72%) Greenfield Project
2 17 (7.80%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (5.50%) Self-Motivation
4 11 (5.05%) User Experience
5 9 (4.13%) Embedded Systems
6 8 (3.67%) Device Driver
7 7 (3.21%) Mobile App
8 5 (2.29%) Algorithms
8 5 (2.29%) Public Cloud
9 4 (1.83%) Clustering
10 3 (1.38%) ASIC
10 3 (1.38%) Data Centre
10 3 (1.38%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.38%) PMI
10 3 (1.38%) VHDL
11 2 (0.92%) CESG
11 2 (0.92%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.92%) Driving Licence
11 2 (0.92%) EPoS
11 2 (0.92%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 50 (22.94%) Linux
2 44 (20.18%) Windows
3 16 (7.34%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (5.50%) Windows Server
4 12 (5.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (2.75%) Embedded Linux
6 5 (2.29%) Android
7 4 (1.83%) Mac OS X
7 4 (1.83%) Unix
8 2 (0.92%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (38.07%) Software Engineering
2 63 (28.90%) Computer Science
3 59 (27.06%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (20.64%) Mathematics
5 42 (19.27%) MVC
6 35 (16.06%) TDD
7 29 (13.30%) Problem-Solving
8 24 (11.01%) Continuous Integration
9 23 (10.55%) ITIL
9 23 (10.55%) OO
9 23 (10.55%) Scrum
10 20 (9.17%) Project Management
11 18 (8.26%) BDD
12 17 (7.80%) Domain-Driven Design
13 16 (7.34%) Continuous Improvement
14 15 (6.88%) Customer Requirements
15 14 (6.42%) Business Intelligence
15 14 (6.42%) Decision-Making
15 14 (6.42%) SDLC
15 14 (6.42%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 65 (29.82%) Java
2 63 (28.90%) JavaScript
3 60 (27.52%) C++
4 52 (23.85%) C#
5 49 (22.48%) C
6 38 (17.43%) SQL
7 17 (7.80%) F#
8 16 (7.34%) Python
9 10 (4.59%) Ruby
10 8 (3.67%) Go
11 7 (3.21%) Bash Shell
11 7 (3.21%) Shell Script
12 5 (2.29%) Java 8
12 5 (2.29%) VB.NET
13 4 (1.83%) Embedded C++
13 4 (1.83%) PHP
14 3 (1.38%) Groovy
15 2 (0.92%) MATLAB
15 2 (0.92%) PowerShell
16 1 (0.46%) VB6
Qualifications
1 22 (10.09%) HND
1 22 (10.09%) SC Cleared
1 22 (10.09%) Security Cleared
2 19 (8.72%) HNC
3 17 (7.80%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (6.88%) Computer Science Degree
5 13 (5.96%) CCNA
5 13 (5.96%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (5.05%) MCSE
7 10 (4.59%) CCNP
7 10 (4.59%) DV Cleared
7 10 (4.59%) Numerate Degree
7 10 (4.59%) VCP5
7 10 (4.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (1.83%) APMP
8 4 (1.83%) MCSA
8 4 (1.83%) Postgraduate
8 4 (1.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (1.38%) PMI Certification
9 3 (1.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.59%) DICOM
2 7 (3.21%) QA
3 3 (1.38%) PMO
4 2 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.92%) SLA
5 1 (0.46%) GDPR
5 1 (0.46%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.46%) JTAG
System Software
1 28 (12.84%) Docker
2 4 (1.83%) Firmware
2 4 (1.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.92%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.92%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.92%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 18 (8.26%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.46%) Nagios
Vendors
1 28 (12.84%) Microsoft
2 14 (6.42%) VMware
3 11 (5.05%) SAP
4 10 (4.59%) Intel
5 7 (3.21%) Xamarin
6 5 (2.29%) ESRI
7 4 (1.83%) Oracle
8 2 (0.92%) Barracuda Networks
8 2 (0.92%) CA
8 2 (0.92%) Cadence
8 2 (0.92%) Cisco
8 2 (0.92%) Cognos
8 2 (0.92%) Dell
8 2 (0.92%) IBM
9 1 (0.46%) BMC
9 1 (0.46%) CA Agile Central
9 1 (0.46%) Conax
9 1 (0.46%) Verimatrix
9 1 (0.46%) Zoho