Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
West Wales > Swansea
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 39 33
Rank change year-on-year +19 -6 -25
Permanent jobs citing Degree 29 22 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 11.89% 5.71% 5.80%
As % of the Qualifications category 63.04% 22.00% 53.33%
Number of salaries quoted 26 22 8
Swansea median annual salary £40,210 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.23% -16.67% -35.71%
10th Percentile £22,500 £31,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £48,750 £47,250 £49,375
West Wales median annual salary £40,210 £37,500 £48,750
% change year-on-year +7.23% -23.08% +30.00%

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 46 100 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 18.85% 25.97% 10.87%
Number of salaries quoted 39 98 15
Swansea median annual salary £40,210 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.52% - -15.79%
10th Percentile £23,250 £29,405 £22,000
90th Percentile £50,500 £57,946 £53,750
West Wales median annual salary £40,210 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +0.52% -11.11% +5.88%

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 23 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Degree in Swansea

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 12 (41.38%) CISSP
1 12 (41.38%) Risk Management
1 12 (41.38%) Information Security
1 12 (41.38%) Cybersecurity
2 9 (31.03%) CISM
2 9 (31.03%) Risk Assessment
2 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (31.03%) SABSA
2 9 (31.03%) Security Architecture
3 7 (24.14%) Firewall
3 7 (24.14%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (24.14%) SLA
3 7 (24.14%) Cisco
3 7 (24.14%) CCNP
3 7 (24.14%) LAN
3 7 (24.14%) WAN
3 7 (24.14%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (24.14%) Computer Science
4 6 (20.69%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (20.69%) Wireshark
4 6 (20.69%) SolarWinds
4 6 (20.69%) VPN
4 6 (20.69%) Wireless
4 6 (20.69%) Change Management
5 5 (17.24%) Test Scripting
6 4 (13.79%) .NET Framework
6 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET
6 4 (13.79%) C#
6 4 (13.79%) .NET
6 4 (13.79%) SQL Server

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 7 (24.14%) Cisco ASA
1 7 (24.14%) Firewall
1 7 (24.14%) LAN
1 7 (24.14%) WAN
2 6 (20.69%) VPN
2 6 (20.69%) Wireless
2 6 (20.69%) Wireshark
3 1 (3.45%) BGP
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (3.45%) DHCP
3 1 (3.45%) DNS
3 1 (3.45%) EIGRP
3 1 (3.45%) IGRP
3 1 (3.45%) IP Telephony
3 1 (3.45%) NX-OS
3 1 (3.45%) OSPF
3 1 (3.45%) RIP
3 1 (3.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) JIRA
1 2 (6.90%) JIRA Agile
1 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (10.34%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Consultant
2 9 (31.03%) Cybersecurity Consultant
2 9 (31.03%) Security Consultant
3 8 (27.59%) Senior Consultant
4 7 (24.14%) Analyst
4 7 (24.14%) Network Engineer
4 7 (24.14%) Senior Cybersecurity Consultant
4 7 (24.14%) Senior Network Engineer
4 7 (24.14%) Senior Security Consultant
5 5 (17.24%) Developer
5 5 (17.24%) Test Analyst
6 4 (13.79%) .NET Developer
6 4 (13.79%) Graduate
6 4 (13.79%) Graduate .NET Developer
6 4 (13.79%) Graduate Developer
7 3 (10.34%) .NET Software Developer
7 3 (10.34%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (10.34%) C# Developer
7 3 (10.34%) C# Software Developer
7 3 (10.34%) Graduate C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) .NET
1 4 (13.79%) .NET Framework
1 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET
2 3 (10.34%) Entity Framework
3 1 (3.45%) .NET Core
3 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (3.45%) Node.js
3 1 (3.45%) Qt
3 1 (3.45%) RESTful
3 1 (3.45%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Computer Science
2 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.34%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (3.45%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (3.45%) BBC
3 1 (3.45%) PKI
3 1 (3.45%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) CatOS
1 1 (3.45%) Linux
1 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) Cybersecurity
1 12 (41.38%) Information Security
1 12 (41.38%) Risk Management
2 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (31.03%) Risk Assessment
2 9 (31.03%) SABSA
2 9 (31.03%) Security Architecture
3 6 (20.69%) Change Management
4 5 (17.24%) Test Scripting
5 3 (10.34%) Contract Management
5 3 (10.34%) ITIL
5 3 (10.34%) ITIL V3
5 3 (10.34%) Resource Management
5 3 (10.34%) Security Operations
5 3 (10.34%) Test Automation
6 2 (6.90%) Functional Testing
6 2 (6.90%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2
6 2 (6.90%) Test Planning
6 2 (6.90%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) C#
2 1 (3.45%) C++
2 1 (3.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (41.38%) CISSP
2 9 (31.03%) CISM
3 7 (24.14%) CCNP
3 7 (24.14%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (20.69%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (10.34%) ISEB
6 1 (3.45%) CCNA
6 1 (3.45%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (24.14%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Cisco
2 6 (20.69%) SolarWinds
3 2 (6.90%) Atlassian
4 1 (3.45%) Apple
4 1 (3.45%) F5
4 1 (3.45%) Facebook
4 1 (3.45%) Google
4 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.45%) Sony
4 1 (3.45%) VMware
4 1 (3.45%) Yahoo!