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 3 months to 25 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Degree
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 33 16
Rank change year-on-year +12 -17  
Permanent jobs citing Degree 68 62 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 10.85% 7.58% 11.82%
As % of the Qualifications category 46.58% 27.19% 30.51%
Number of salaries quoted 61 51 83
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 146 228 354
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 23.29% 27.87% 38.73%
Number of salaries quoted 130 215 246
Median salary £43,250 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.76% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton citing Degree as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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 3 months to 25 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Degree in Southampton

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 59 (43.38%) Computer Science
2 58 (42.65%) C#
3 52 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (31.62%) SQL Server
5 41 (30.15%) Project Management
6 40 (29.41%) C++
7 39 (28.68%) Software Engineering
8 38 (27.94%) SQL
8 38 (27.94%) Windows
9 36 (26.47%) Java
10 34 (25.00%) Microsoft
11 32 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
12 31 (22.79%) .NET
13 28 (20.59%) HTML
13 28 (20.59%) CSS
14 24 (17.65%) Scrum
15 23 (16.91%) ASP.NET
16 21 (15.44%) OOP
16 21 (15.44%) MVC
17 20 (14.71%) Web Development
18 18 (13.24%) Linux
19 17 (12.50%) Git (software)
20 16 (11.76%) Android
20 16 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel
20 16 (11.76%) C
20 16 (11.76%) jQuery
20 16 (11.76%) Subversion
21 15 (11.03%) JavaScript
21 15 (11.03%) Web Services
21 15 (11.03%) Twitter Bootstrap

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 (7.35%) Drupal
2 6 (4.41%) WordPress
3 5 (3.68%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (2.94%) NServiceBus
5 3 (2.21%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.47%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.74%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 16 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (8.09%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (2.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.74%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.74%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (2.94%) SAP APO
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.88%) AdWords
1 8 (5.88%) Google Analytics
2 6 (4.41%) SaaS
3 4 (2.94%) Office 365
4 2 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.74%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.68%) DNS
1 5 (3.68%) Network Security
2 4 (2.94%) Firewall
2 4 (2.94%) Internet
2 4 (2.94%) LDAP
2 4 (2.94%) PPP
2 4 (2.94%) SSL
2 4 (2.94%) VoIP
2 4 (2.94%) VPN
3 1 (0.74%) 2G
3 1 (0.74%) 3G
3 1 (0.74%) DHCP
3 1 (0.74%) LAN
3 1 (0.74%) LTE
3 1 (0.74%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (0.74%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (31.62%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.09%) MS Access
3 9 (6.62%) Relational Database
4 8 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (5.15%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (4.41%) MySQL
7 4 (2.94%) Hadoop
8 3 (2.21%) Big Data
9 2 (1.47%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (1.47%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.47%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.74%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 17 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 16 (11.76%) Subversion
3 11 (8.09%) Trac
4 7 (5.15%) Bugzilla
5 6 (4.41%) Visual Studio
6 4 (2.94%) Eclipse
6 4 (2.94%) Selenium
7 3 (2.21%) JUnit
8 2 (1.47%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.47%) HP UFT
8 2 (1.47%) Jasmine
8 2 (1.47%) Karma Test Runner
9 1 (0.74%) JIRA
9 1 (0.74%) Maven
General
1 12 (8.82%) Electronics
2 11 (8.09%) Marketing
3 8 (5.88%) Advertising
3 8 (5.88%) Retail
4 5 (3.68%) Back Office
5 3 (2.21%) Finance
6 2 (1.47%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.47%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.74%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 35 (25.74%) Developer
2 24 (17.65%) Consultant
3 21 (15.44%) Software Consultant
4 20 (14.71%) Analyst
4 20 (14.71%) Software Developer
4 20 (14.71%) Software Engineer
5 15 (11.03%) C# Developer
5 15 (11.03%) Senior Developer
6 14 (10.29%) C# Software Developer
6 14 (10.29%) Implementation Consultant
6 14 (10.29%) Software Implementation Consultant
7 12 (8.82%) Graduate
8 10 (7.35%) Project Manager
8 10 (7.35%) SQL Developer
8 10 (7.35%) SQL Server Developer
9 9 (6.62%) .NET Developer
9 9 (6.62%) .NET Software Developer
9 9 (6.62%) C# .NET Developer
10 8 (5.88%) PPC Executive
10 8 (5.88%) Search Marketing Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (22.79%) .NET
2 28 (20.59%) CSS
2 28 (20.59%) HTML
3 23 (16.91%) ASP.NET
4 16 (11.76%) jQuery
5 15 (11.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 15 (11.03%) Web Services
6 12 (8.82%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (8.82%) WCF
7 11 (8.09%) .NET Framework
7 11 (8.09%) RESTful
8 9 (6.62%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 8 (5.88%) Sass
9 8 (5.88%) Symfony
9 8 (5.88%) XML
10 7 (5.15%) .NET Core
10 7 (5.15%) ADO.NET
10 7 (5.15%) AngularJS
10 7 (5.15%) JSON
10 7 (5.15%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 59 (43.38%) Computer Science
2 32 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (6.62%) Blackberry
4 8 (5.88%) Digital Media
4 8 (5.88%) Social Media
5 5 (3.68%) Algorithms
5 5 (3.68%) Data Centre
5 5 (3.68%) User Experience
6 4 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.21%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.47%) Minimum Viable Product
8 2 (1.47%) Smart Energy
9 1 (0.74%) EFT
9 1 (0.74%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.74%) EPoS
9 1 (0.74%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 38 (27.94%) Windows
2 18 (13.24%) Linux
3 16 (11.76%) Android
4 9 (6.62%) Apple iOS
4 9 (6.62%) Windows Mobile
5 4 (2.94%) Ubuntu
5 4 (2.94%) Unix
5 4 (2.94%) VMS
5 4 (2.94%) Windows Server
6 3 (2.21%) Mac OS
6 3 (2.21%) Windows 10
6 3 (2.21%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.74%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.74%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (30.15%) Project Management
3 39 (28.68%) Software Engineering
4 24 (17.65%) Scrum
5 21 (15.44%) MVC
5 21 (15.44%) OOP
6 20 (14.71%) Web Development
7 14 (10.29%) PRINCE2
7 14 (10.29%) Test Scripting
8 13 (9.56%) Analytics
8 13 (9.56%) OO
9 12 (8.82%) Coaching
9 12 (8.82%) Creative Problem-Solving
10 11 (8.09%) Data Analysis
11 10 (7.35%) Mathematics
11 10 (7.35%) Software Testing
11 10 (7.35%) Time Management
12 9 (6.62%) Multithreading
13 8 (5.88%) Display Advertising
13 8 (5.88%) Email Marketing
Programming Languages
1 58 (42.65%) C#
2 40 (29.41%) C++
3 38 (27.94%) SQL
4 36 (26.47%) Java
5 16 (11.76%) C
6 15 (11.03%) JavaScript
7 12 (8.82%) PHP
8 9 (6.62%) Objective-C
8 9 (6.62%) Python
9 8 (5.88%) Perl
10 6 (4.41%) Ruby
11 3 (2.21%) MATLAB
11 3 (2.21%) VBA
12 2 (1.47%) Delphi
12 2 (1.47%) Groovy
12 2 (1.47%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.47%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.74%) Embedded C
13 1 (0.74%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 7 (5.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 5 (3.68%) ISTQB
3 3 (2.21%) Postgraduate
3 3 (2.21%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.21%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.47%) ISEB
4 2 (1.47%) MCP
4 2 (1.47%) MCSA
4 2 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.09%) QA
2 2 (1.47%) PMO
3 1 (0.74%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.74%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (5.15%) Docker
2 3 (2.21%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.47%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.74%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (2.94%) FreeIPA
1 4 (2.94%) Nagios
1 4 (2.94%) Puppet
Vendors
1 34 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.62%) Apple
2 9 (6.62%) Google
3 8 (5.88%) Zend
4 6 (4.41%) SAP
5 5 (3.68%) Oracle
6 2 (1.47%) NICE Systems
7 1 (0.74%) Capita
7 1 (0.74%) Citrix
7 1 (0.74%) Salesforce.com
Southampton, Hampshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: £50,000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 16 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Capital IT Resourcing LTD
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 10% bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 19 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Carnival UK
Salary: From £57,000 to £73,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + training
Posted: 22 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 90000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago