Period
to 19 June 2018

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 6 months to 19 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
West Wales > Swansea
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 26 33
Rank change year-on-year +10 +7 -17
Permanent jobs citing Degree 28 27 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 11.48% 9.75% 7.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 66.67% 38.57% 56.25%
Number of salaries quoted 23 20 9
Swansea median annual salary £40,210 £38,125 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.47% +69.44% -18.18%
10th Percentile £26,400 £30,975 £17,000
90th Percentile £48,750 £47,500 £27,864
West Wales median annual salary £40,210 £38,125 £24,000
% change year-on-year +5.47% +58.85% -11.11%

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 Swansea with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Swansea
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 42 70 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 17.21% 25.27% 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 31 55 13
Swansea median annual salary £40,210 £40,000 £27,864
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.52% +43.55% -20.39%
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,405 £17,150
90th Percentile £48,750 £55,500 £33,650
West Wales median annual salary £40,210 £40,000 £27,864
% change year-on-year +0.52% +43.55% -3.08%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Swansea

Job postings citing Degree as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Swansea.

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 6 months to 19 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Degree in Swansea

For the 6 months to 19 June 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 Swansea region with a requirement for Degree.

1 9 (32.14%) CISSP
1 9 (32.14%) Risk Management
1 9 (32.14%) Information Security
1 9 (32.14%) Computer Science
1 9 (32.14%) Cybersecurity
2 8 (28.57%) Computer Science Degree
2 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (21.43%) CISM
3 6 (21.43%) Risk Assessment
3 6 (21.43%) SABSA
3 6 (21.43%) Security Architecture
4 5 (17.86%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (17.86%) Test Scripting
4 5 (17.86%) Firewall
4 5 (17.86%) CCNP
4 5 (17.86%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (17.86%) SLA
4 5 (17.86%) Cisco
4 5 (17.86%) LAN
4 5 (17.86%) WAN
5 4 (14.29%) VPN
5 4 (14.29%) Change Management
5 4 (14.29%) Management Information System
5 4 (14.29%) Wireless
5 4 (14.29%) SolarWinds
5 4 (14.29%) Wireshark
6 3 (10.71%) Resource Management
6 3 (10.71%) JIRA
6 3 (10.71%) Atlassian
6 3 (10.71%) Visual Studio Team System

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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (17.86%) Firewall
1 5 (17.86%) LAN
1 5 (17.86%) WAN
2 4 (14.29%) VPN
2 4 (14.29%) Wireless
2 4 (14.29%) Wireshark
3 1 (3.57%) BGP
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (3.57%) DHCP
3 1 (3.57%) DNS
3 1 (3.57%) EIGRP
3 1 (3.57%) IGRP
3 1 (3.57%) IP Telephony
3 1 (3.57%) NX-OS
3 1 (3.57%) OSPF
3 1 (3.57%) RIP
3 1 (3.57%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) Big Data
1 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.57%) Hazelcast
1 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) JIRA
1 3 (10.71%) JIRA Agile
1 3 (10.71%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (3.57%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Analyst
2 7 (25.00%) Consultant
3 6 (21.43%) Cybersecurity Consultant
3 6 (21.43%) Security Consultant
3 6 (21.43%) Senior Consultant
3 6 (21.43%) Test Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) Network Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) Senior Cybersecurity Consultant
4 5 (17.86%) Senior Network Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) Senior Security Consultant
5 4 (14.29%) Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Java Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Graduate
7 2 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) SOC Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Automation Test Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Junior Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Junior Automation Test Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Junior Test Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) SOC Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) Java EE
2 1 (3.57%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (3.57%) Ajax
2 1 (3.57%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (3.57%) Material Design
2 1 (3.57%) Qt
2 1 (3.57%) REST
2 1 (3.57%) Spring
2 1 (3.57%) Web Services
2 1 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Computer Science
2 4 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 3 (10.71%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (3.57%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.57%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.57%) N-Tier
4 1 (3.57%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) CatOS
1 1 (3.57%) Linux
1 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) Cybersecurity
1 9 (32.14%) Information Security
1 9 (32.14%) Risk Management
2 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (21.43%) Risk Assessment
3 6 (21.43%) SABSA
3 6 (21.43%) Security Architecture
4 5 (17.86%) Test Scripting
5 4 (14.29%) Change Management
6 3 (10.71%) Contract Management
6 3 (10.71%) Functional Testing
6 3 (10.71%) ITIL
6 3 (10.71%) ITIL V3
6 3 (10.71%) PRINCE2
6 3 (10.71%) Resource Management
6 3 (10.71%) SDLC
6 3 (10.71%) Security Operations
6 3 (10.71%) Test Automation
6 3 (10.71%) Test Planning
6 3 (10.71%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) Java
2 2 (7.14%) SQL
3 1 (3.57%) C++
3 1 (3.57%) Groovy
3 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (32.14%) CISSP
2 8 (28.57%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (21.43%) CISM
4 5 (17.86%) CCNP
4 5 (17.86%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (10.71%) Master's Degree
6 2 (7.14%) ISEB
7 1 (3.57%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Cisco
2 4 (14.29%) SolarWinds
3 3 (10.71%) Atlassian
4 1 (3.57%) F5
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.57%) MuleSoft
4 1 (3.57%) VMware