Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
West Wales > Swansea
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 25 10
Rank change year-on-year -10 -15 +8
Permanent jobs citing Degree 31 20 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 8.40% 11.98% 17.48%
As % of the Qualifications category 29.25% 64.52% 56.25%
Number of salaries quoted 31 20 15
Swansea median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% -35.71% +115.38%
West Wales median annual salary £37,500 £52,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year -28.57% -25.00% +115.38%

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 106 31 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 28.73% 18.56% 31.07%
Number of salaries quoted 104 31 23
Swansea median annual salary £39,375 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% - +28.57%
10th Percentile £29,405 £21,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,946 £53,750 £70,000
West Wales median annual salary £39,375 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% - +38.46%

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 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Degree in Swansea

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 20 (64.52%) SQL
2 14 (45.16%) C#
2 14 (45.16%) .NET
3 13 (41.94%) MVC
4 12 (38.71%) JavaScript
5 11 (35.48%) T-SQL
5 11 (35.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (32.26%) SQL Server
7 9 (29.03%) Computer Science Degree
7 9 (29.03%) Computer Science
7 9 (29.03%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (25.81%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (25.81%) Web Development
8 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (25.81%) HTML
8 8 (25.81%) Java
8 8 (25.81%) CSS
9 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET
9 7 (22.58%) SDLC
10 6 (19.35%) XML
10 6 (19.35%) OO
10 6 (19.35%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (19.35%) SLA
10 6 (19.35%) Software Engineering
10 6 (19.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (19.35%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (16.13%) RESTful
11 5 (16.13%) TeamCity
11 5 (16.13%) Mathematics
11 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET MVC

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:

Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) Firewall
2 3 (9.68%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (9.68%) LAN
2 3 (9.68%) WAN
2 3 (9.68%) Wireshark
3 2 (6.45%) DHCP
3 2 (6.45%) DNS
3 2 (6.45%) SAN
3 2 (6.45%) VPN
3 2 (6.45%) Wireless
4 1 (3.23%) BGP
4 1 (3.23%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (3.23%) EIGRP
4 1 (3.23%) IGRP
4 1 (3.23%) IP Telephony
4 1 (3.23%) Network Security
4 1 (3.23%) NX-OS
4 1 (3.23%) OSPF
4 1 (3.23%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (35.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 10 (32.26%) SQL Server
3 8 (25.81%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (19.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (16.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (9.68%) Power BI
6 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (16.13%) TeamCity
3 3 (9.68%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.23%) Maven
General
1 5 (16.13%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Law
Job Titles
1 20 (64.52%) Developer
2 11 (35.48%) .NET Developer
3 10 (32.26%) C# .NET Developer
3 10 (32.26%) C# Developer
4 5 (16.13%) .NET Software Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 5 (16.13%) C# Software Developer
4 5 (16.13%) C# VB.NET Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Senior .NET Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Senior .NET Software Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Senior C# Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Senior C# Software Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Senior Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Senior Software Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Senior VB.NET Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Software Developer
4 5 (16.13%) VB.NET Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (45.16%) .NET
2 8 (25.81%) CSS
2 8 (25.81%) HTML
3 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET
4 6 (19.35%) XML
5 5 (16.13%) Ajax
5 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (16.13%) RESTful
5 5 (16.13%) WCF
5 5 (16.13%) Web Services
6 4 (12.90%) .NET Framework
7 3 (9.68%) CSS3
7 3 (9.68%) HTML5
8 2 (6.45%) .NET Core
8 2 (6.45%) LESS
9 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
9 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (3.23%) Entity Framework
9 1 (3.23%) Java EE
9 1 (3.23%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (29.03%) Computer Science
2 5 (16.13%) N-Tier
3 4 (12.90%) Data Structures
4 2 (6.45%) PKI
4 2 (6.45%) User Experience
5 1 (3.23%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Android
1 2 (6.45%) Apple iOS
1 2 (6.45%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) CatOS
2 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) MVC
2 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (25.81%) Web Development
3 7 (22.58%) SDLC
4 6 (19.35%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (19.35%) OO
4 6 (19.35%) Software Engineering
5 5 (16.13%) Mathematics
5 5 (16.13%) OOP
5 5 (16.13%) SOA
5 5 (16.13%) TDD
6 3 (9.68%) Data Analysis
6 3 (9.68%) Dimensional Modelling
6 3 (9.68%) ETL
6 3 (9.68%) Kimball Methodology
7 2 (6.45%) Android Development
7 2 (6.45%) Change Management
7 2 (6.45%) Load Balancing
7 2 (6.45%) Mobile Development
7 2 (6.45%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 20 (64.52%) SQL
2 14 (45.16%) C#
3 12 (38.71%) JavaScript
4 11 (35.48%) T-SQL
5 8 (25.81%) Java
6 5 (16.13%) VB
6 5 (16.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (29.03%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (12.90%) CCNP
2 4 (12.90%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (6.45%) CCNA
4 1 (3.23%) ISEB
4 1 (3.23%) PMI Certification
4 1 (3.23%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (19.35%) SLA
2 1 (3.23%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.90%) Cisco
3 3 (9.68%) SolarWinds
4 2 (6.45%) F5
4 2 (6.45%) VMware
4 2 (6.45%) Xamarin