The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Swansea with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Degree
West Wales / Swansea
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 21 12
Rank change year-on-year +2 -9  
Permanent jobs citing Degree 16 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 13.45% 11.11% 7.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 48.48% 57.14% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 1
Median salary £40,000 £23,250 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +72.04% -15.45%  
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 Swansea.

Academic & Professional Certification
Swansea
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 33 14 4
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Swansea 27.73% 19.44% 10.26%
Number of salaries quoted 21 11 2
Median salary £45,000 £27,864 £26,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +61.49% +6.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £18,050 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £27,250 £32,400
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Swansea

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swansea 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 Swansea

Degree
Salary Trend in Swansea

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Degree in Swansea.

Salary trend for Degree in Swansea

Degree
Salary Histogram in Swansea

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Swansea over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Degree in Swansea

Degree
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Swansea region with a requirement for Degree.

1 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (37.93%) SQL
2 11 (37.93%) .NET
3 9 (31.03%) C#
4 8 (27.59%) Java
4 8 (27.59%) JavaScript
4 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
4 8 (27.59%) Computer Science
5 7 (24.14%) Spring
5 7 (24.14%) Oracle
6 6 (20.69%) Apache
6 6 (20.69%) CISSP
6 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET
6 6 (20.69%) HTML
6 6 (20.69%) CISM
6 6 (20.69%) MVC
6 6 (20.69%) SEO
6 6 (20.69%) Information Security
6 6 (20.69%) Maven
6 6 (20.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (20.69%) Jenkins
6 6 (20.69%) DevOps
7 5 (17.24%) SABSA
7 5 (17.24%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (17.24%) Security Architecture
7 5 (17.24%) RMADS
7 5 (17.24%) SC Cleared
7 5 (17.24%) Security Cleared
7 5 (17.24%) CESG
7 5 (17.24%) Risk Assessment

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swansea 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 6 (20.69%) Apache
2 2 (6.90%) CMS
2 2 (6.90%) IIS
2 2 (6.90%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (6.90%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) Firewall
2 2 (6.90%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (6.90%) LAN
2 2 (6.90%) Network Security
2 2 (6.90%) VPN
2 2 (6.90%) WAN
2 2 (6.90%) Wireless
2 2 (6.90%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Jenkins
1 6 (20.69%) Maven
2 4 (13.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.90%) Mercurial
3 2 (6.90%) NUnit
3 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.45%) Jasmine
4 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Developer
2 6 (20.69%) .NET Developer
2 6 (20.69%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Java Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Operations Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Consultant
3 5 (17.24%) Cybersecurity Consultant
3 5 (17.24%) Security Consultant
3 5 (17.24%) Senior Consultant
3 5 (17.24%) Senior Security Consultant
4 4 (13.79%) Software Developer
5 3 (10.34%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (10.34%) C# Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Junior
5 3 (10.34%) Junior .NET Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Junior Developer
6 2 (6.90%) .NET Software Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Business Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (37.93%) .NET
2 7 (24.14%) Spring
3 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET
3 6 (20.69%) HTML
4 5 (17.24%) CSS
5 4 (13.79%) HTML5
6 2 (6.90%) Ajax
6 2 (6.90%) AngularJS
6 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (6.90%) CSS3
6 2 (6.90%) JSON
6 2 (6.90%) XHTML
6 2 (6.90%) XML
7 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (3.45%) jQuery
7 1 (3.45%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (3.45%) RequireJS
7 1 (3.45%) REST
7 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Computer Science
2 5 (17.24%) CESG
2 5 (17.24%) Management Information System
3 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.90%) Data Structures
5 1 (3.45%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Windows
2 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (20.69%) DevOps
2 6 (20.69%) Information Security
2 6 (20.69%) MVC
2 6 (20.69%) SEO
3 5 (17.24%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (17.24%) Risk Assessment
3 5 (17.24%) Risk Management
3 5 (17.24%) SABSA
3 5 (17.24%) Security Architecture
4 4 (13.79%) OO
4 4 (13.79%) OOD
5 3 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (10.34%) Software Engineering
6 2 (6.90%) Change Management
6 2 (6.90%) Content Management
6 2 (6.90%) Scrum
6 2 (6.90%) SDLC
6 2 (6.90%) TDD
6 2 (6.90%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (37.93%) SQL
2 9 (31.03%) C#
3 8 (27.59%) Java
3 8 (27.59%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.45%) VB
4 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
4 1 (3.45%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) CISM
1 6 (20.69%) CISSP
2 5 (17.24%) SC Cleared
2 5 (17.24%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.90%) CCDP
3 2 (6.90%) CCIE
3 2 (6.90%) CCNP
3 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.45%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (17.24%) RMADS
3 2 (6.90%) SLA
4 1 (3.45%) GDPR
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Oracle
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.34%) Sitecore
3 2 (6.90%) Cisco
3 2 (6.90%) SolarWinds
4 1 (3.45%) Sun
Swansea, West Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago