Period
to 19 November 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 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
West Wales > Swansea
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 32 25
Rank change year-on-year +6 -7 -15
Permanent jobs citing Degree 17 31 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 7.39% 8.49% 12.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 58.62% 29.25% 64.52%
Number of salaries quoted 15 31 20
Swansea median annual salary £40,210 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.23% -16.67% -35.71%
10th Percentile £21,250 £27,500 £21,000
90th Percentile £48,750 £45,000 £53,750
West Wales median annual salary £38,311 £37,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +2.16% -28.57% -25.00%

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 29 106 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 12.61% 29.04% 18.79%
Number of salaries quoted 24 104 31
Swansea median annual salary £41,355 £39,375 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.03% -12.50% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £29,405 £21,000
90th Percentile £48,750 £57,946 £53,750
West Wales median annual salary £40,210 £39,375 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.12% -12.50% -

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 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Degree in Swansea

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 7 (41.18%) Computer Science
1 7 (41.18%) Computer Science Degree
2 6 (35.29%) Wireshark
2 6 (35.29%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (35.29%) SolarWinds
2 6 (35.29%) LAN
2 6 (35.29%) WAN
2 6 (35.29%) VPN
2 6 (35.29%) SLA
2 6 (35.29%) Cisco
2 6 (35.29%) CCNP
2 6 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (35.29%) Change Management
2 6 (35.29%) Firewall
2 6 (35.29%) Wireless
3 5 (29.41%) CISSP
3 5 (29.41%) CISM
3 5 (29.41%) Risk Management
3 5 (29.41%) Risk Assessment
3 5 (29.41%) Information Security
3 5 (29.41%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (29.41%) SABSA
3 5 (29.41%) Security Architecture
3 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (23.53%) .NET Framework
4 4 (23.53%) C#
4 4 (23.53%) .NET
4 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
4 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
5 3 (17.65%) Advertising

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 6 (35.29%) Cisco ASA
1 6 (35.29%) Firewall
1 6 (35.29%) LAN
1 6 (35.29%) VPN
1 6 (35.29%) WAN
1 6 (35.29%) Wireless
1 6 (35.29%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (17.65%) Advertising
2 1 (5.88%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Network Engineer
1 6 (35.29%) Senior Network Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Consultant
2 5 (29.41%) Cybersecurity Consultant
2 5 (29.41%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Security Consultant
3 4 (23.53%) .NET Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Graduate
3 4 (23.53%) Graduate .NET Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Graduate Developer
4 3 (17.65%) .NET Software Developer
4 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (17.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (17.65%) C# Developer
4 3 (17.65%) C# Software Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Graduate C# Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Graduate Software Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Consultant
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Security Consultant
4 3 (17.65%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) .NET
1 4 (23.53%) .NET Framework
1 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
2 3 (17.65%) Entity Framework
3 1 (5.88%) .NET Core
3 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (5.88%) Node.js
3 1 (5.88%) RESTful
3 1 (5.88%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) BBC
2 1 (5.88%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Change Management
2 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (29.41%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (29.41%) Information Security
2 5 (29.41%) Risk Assessment
2 5 (29.41%) Risk Management
2 5 (29.41%) SABSA
2 5 (29.41%) Security Architecture
3 1 (5.88%) BDD
3 1 (5.88%) DevOps
3 1 (5.88%) MVC
3 1 (5.88%) OO
3 1 (5.88%) OOD
3 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
3 1 (5.88%) TDD
3 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
3 1 (5.88%) Test Scripting
3 1 (5.88%) Web Application Development
3 1 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) C#
2 1 (5.88%) Java
2 1 (5.88%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) Computer Science Degree
2 6 (35.29%) CCNP
2 6 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (29.41%) CISM
3 5 (29.41%) CISSP
4 1 (5.88%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (35.29%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Cisco
1 6 (35.29%) SolarWinds
2 1 (5.88%) Apple
2 1 (5.88%) Facebook
2 1 (5.88%) Google
2 1 (5.88%) Sony
2 1 (5.88%) Yahoo!