Period
to 17 February 2019

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 17 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
West Wales > Swansea
6 months to
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 27 17 30
Rank change year-on-year -10 +13 -11
Permanent jobs citing Degree 11 22 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 5.79% 11.34% 11.52%
As % of the Qualifications category 73.33% 55.00% 55.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 21 19
Swansea median annual salary £30,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.75% -11.11% +61.50%
10th Percentile £23,125 £23,000 £22,200
90th Percentile £41,101 £45,000 £53,750
West Wales median annual salary £30,500 £40,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -23.75% -23.81% +88.42%

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 15 40 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 7.89% 20.62% 20.94%
Number of salaries quoted 10 37 31
Swansea median annual salary £30,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.75% -11.11% +61.50%
10th Percentile £22,375 £23,000 £21,500
90th Percentile £49,670 £50,750 £53,750
West Wales median annual salary £33,000 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -17.50% -15.79% +70.47%

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 17 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Degree in Swansea

For the 6 months to 17 February 2019, 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 4 (36.36%) Fortran
1 4 (36.36%) C++
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
1 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
1 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
1 4 (36.36%) Mathematics
1 4 (36.36%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (27.27%) Applied Mathematics
2 3 (27.27%) Cross-Platform Development
2 3 (27.27%) Parallel Processing
2 3 (27.27%) 3D Graphics
2 3 (27.27%) Web Development
2 3 (27.27%) DevOps
2 3 (27.27%) SDLC
2 3 (27.27%) QA
2 3 (27.27%) Numerical Analysis
2 3 (27.27%) OOD
2 3 (27.27%) Law
2 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
2 3 (27.27%) Linux
2 3 (27.27%) OO
2 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
2 3 (27.27%) C
2 3 (27.27%) Java
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Core
4 1 (9.09%) Physics
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework

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 1 (9.09%) HTTP
1 1 (9.09%) Network Security
1 1 (9.09%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
2 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (27.27%) Law
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Analyst Programmer
3 3 (27.27%) Java Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Programmer
4 2 (18.18%) Junior
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C++ Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C++ Software Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Graduate
5 1 (9.09%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (9.09%) IT Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Junior .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Junior Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Junior Test Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Security Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Security Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) .NET Core
1 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
1 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
1 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (9.09%) CSS
1 1 (9.09%) HTML
1 1 (9.09%) Node.js
1 1 (9.09%) RESTful
1 1 (9.09%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (9.09%) BBC
2 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
2 1 (9.09%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
1 4 (36.36%) Mathematics
2 3 (27.27%) Applied Mathematics
2 3 (27.27%) Cross-Platform Development
2 3 (27.27%) DevOps
2 3 (27.27%) Numerical Analysis
2 3 (27.27%) OO
2 3 (27.27%) OOD
2 3 (27.27%) Parallel Processing
2 3 (27.27%) SDLC
2 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
2 3 (27.27%) Web Development
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (9.09%) Information Security
3 1 (9.09%) MVC
3 1 (9.09%) Network Security Management
3 1 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
3 1 (9.09%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) C++
1 4 (36.36%) Fortran
2 3 (27.27%) C
2 3 (27.27%) Java
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 1 (9.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (9.09%) CISM
2 1 (9.09%) CISSP
2 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) QA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Apple
1 1 (9.09%) Facebook
1 1 (9.09%) Google
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) Sony
1 1 (9.09%) Veeam
1 1 (9.09%) Yahoo!