Period
to 21 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Swindon with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 15 16
Rank change year-on-year -8 +1 +4
Permanent jobs citing Degree 64 77 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 7.79% 10.14% 10.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 30.05% 43.50% 38.82%
Number of salaries quoted 39 65 82
Swindon median annual salary £45,083 £35,000 £51,611
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.81% -32.19% +14.69%
10th Percentile £29,900 £23,750 £22,625
90th Percentile £65,000 £54,200 £76,250
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +23.08% -23.53% +13.33%

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 Swindon with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Swindon
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 213 177 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 25.91% 23.32% 27.05%
Number of salaries quoted 169 141 198
Swindon median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -17.65% -
10th Percentile £23,300 £22,750 £21,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £72,500
Wiltshire median annual salary £44,500 £39,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year +14.10% +9.86% -6.58%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Swindon

Degree
Salary Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Degree in Swindon.

Salary trend for Degree in Swindon

Degree
Salary Histogram in Swindon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Swindon over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Degree in Swindon

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Degree.

1 28 (43.75%) Computer Science
2 25 (39.06%) Python
3 23 (35.94%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (32.81%) SQL
5 14 (21.88%) Problem-Solving
6 13 (20.31%) Data Science
6 13 (20.31%) .NET
6 13 (20.31%) JavaScript
6 13 (20.31%) CSS
6 13 (20.31%) OO
7 12 (18.75%) Analytics
7 12 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (17.19%) Computer Science Degree
8 11 (17.19%) Management Information System
8 11 (17.19%) Windows
8 11 (17.19%) Linux
8 11 (17.19%) Java
9 10 (15.63%) Scrum
9 10 (15.63%) Asset Management
9 10 (15.63%) Statistics
9 10 (15.63%) Self-Motivation
10 9 (14.06%) Ajax
10 9 (14.06%) Finance
10 9 (14.06%) XML
10 9 (14.06%) ITIL
10 9 (14.06%) PHP
11 8 (12.50%) SOA
11 8 (12.50%) Software Engineering
11 8 (12.50%) R
11 8 (12.50%) Tech Ops

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.69%) Skype for Business
2 2 (3.13%) Apache
2 2 (3.13%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.56%) Confluence
3 1 (1.56%) Moodle
3 1 (1.56%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.56%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.56%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (3.13%) Siebel CRM
2 1 (1.56%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.69%) Office 365
2 1 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.56%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
1 4 (6.25%) Firewall
1 4 (6.25%) Network Security
2 3 (4.69%) Cisco ISE
2 3 (4.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 3 (4.69%) Skype
2 3 (4.69%) TACACS
2 3 (4.69%) tcpdump
2 3 (4.69%) Wireshark
3 2 (3.13%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (1.56%) 3GPP
4 1 (1.56%) BGP
4 1 (1.56%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.56%) Internet
4 1 (1.56%) MPLS
4 1 (1.56%) SMS
4 1 (1.56%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.81%) Big Data
1 5 (7.81%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (7.81%) Relational Database
2 4 (6.25%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.69%) Power BI
4 2 (3.13%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (3.13%) Qlik Sense
4 2 (3.13%) QlikView
5 1 (1.56%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 1 (1.56%) SAP BW
5 1 (1.56%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 7 (10.94%) Git (software)
1 7 (10.94%) Subversion
1 7 (10.94%) Visual Studio
2 5 (7.81%) ClearCase
2 5 (7.81%) Eclipse
3 3 (4.69%) Cucumber
3 3 (4.69%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.69%) MSI
3 3 (4.69%) Selenium
4 2 (3.13%) Ant
4 2 (3.13%) JUnit
4 2 (3.13%) Maven
5 1 (1.56%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.56%) gulp
5 1 (1.56%) JBehave
5 1 (1.56%) JIRA
5 1 (1.56%) Mocha
5 1 (1.56%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.56%) webpack
General
1 9 (14.06%) Finance
2 6 (9.38%) Telecoms
3 5 (7.81%) Manufacturing
4 4 (6.25%) Legal
4 4 (6.25%) Retail
5 3 (4.69%) Banking
5 3 (4.69%) Marketing
6 1 (1.56%) Advertising
6 1 (1.56%) Billing
6 1 (1.56%) Electronics
6 1 (1.56%) Military
Job Titles
1 12 (18.75%) Developer
2 9 (14.06%) Java Developer
3 6 (9.38%) Analyst
3 6 (9.38%) Data Scientist
4 5 (7.81%) C++ Software Engineer
4 5 (7.81%) Data Engineer
4 5 (7.81%) Software Engineer
5 4 (6.25%) Junior
5 4 (6.25%) Network Engineer
5 4 (6.25%) Project Manager
5 4 (6.25%) Support Analyst
6 3 (4.69%) Applications Packager
6 3 (4.69%) Applications Support
6 3 (4.69%) Desktop Support
6 3 (4.69%) Graduate
6 3 (4.69%) Senior Manager
6 3 (4.69%) Senior Network Engineer
6 3 (4.69%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 3 (4.69%) Support Engineer
6 3 (4.69%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (20.31%) .NET
1 13 (20.31%) CSS
2 9 (14.06%) Ajax
2 9 (14.06%) XML
3 5 (7.81%) Qt
4 4 (6.25%) HTML
5 3 (4.69%) ASP.NET
5 3 (4.69%) Spring
6 2 (3.13%) Hibernate
6 2 (3.13%) J2EE
6 2 (3.13%) Middleware
6 2 (3.13%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (3.13%) Web Services
7 1 (1.56%) Apache Flex
7 1 (1.56%) HTML5
7 1 (1.56%) jQuery
7 1 (1.56%) JSON
7 1 (1.56%) RESTful
7 1 (1.56%) SOAP
7 1 (1.56%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (43.75%) Computer Science
2 12 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (17.19%) Management Information System
4 10 (15.63%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (7.81%) Algorithms
5 5 (7.81%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 3 (4.69%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.56%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.56%) Fintech
7 1 (1.56%) IVR
7 1 (1.56%) Marketing Technology
7 1 (1.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.19%) Linux
1 11 (17.19%) Windows
2 3 (4.69%) Unix
2 3 (4.69%) Windows 10
2 3 (4.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (35.94%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (21.88%) Problem-Solving
3 13 (20.31%) Data Science
3 13 (20.31%) OO
4 12 (18.75%) Analytics
5 10 (15.63%) Asset Management
5 10 (15.63%) Scrum
5 10 (15.63%) Statistics
6 9 (14.06%) ITIL
7 8 (12.50%) SOA
7 8 (12.50%) Software Engineering
7 8 (12.50%) Tech Ops
8 7 (10.94%) Visualisation
8 7 (10.94%) Web Application Development
9 6 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (9.38%) Cybersecurity
9 6 (9.38%) Mathematics
9 6 (9.38%) Process Improvement
9 6 (9.38%) Risk Management
9 6 (9.38%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 25 (39.06%) Python
2 21 (32.81%) SQL
3 13 (20.31%) JavaScript
4 11 (17.19%) Java
5 9 (14.06%) PHP
6 8 (12.50%) R
7 7 (10.94%) C++
7 7 (10.94%) Perl
8 5 (7.81%) C#
9 3 (4.69%) Bash Shell
9 3 (4.69%) PowerShell
9 3 (4.69%) Tcl
9 3 (4.69%) VB
10 2 (3.13%) PL/SQL
10 2 (3.13%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.56%) C
11 1 (1.56%) ES6
11 1 (1.56%) Ruby
11 1 (1.56%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.56%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 11 (17.19%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (7.81%) DBS Check
3 4 (6.25%) CCNA
3 4 (6.25%) CCNP
3 4 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (6.25%) SC Cleared
3 4 (6.25%) Security Cleared
4 3 (4.69%) CCSA
4 3 (4.69%) CCSE
4 3 (4.69%) MCDST
4 3 (4.69%) MCP
4 3 (4.69%) MCSE
4 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (3.13%) Master's Degree
6 1 (1.56%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.56%) JNCIP
6 1 (1.56%) PhD
6 1 (1.56%) Postgraduate
6 1 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.25%) QA
2 2 (3.13%) ISO 22301
3 1 (1.56%) COSHH
System Software
1 3 (4.69%) Active Directory
1 3 (4.69%) VMware NSX
2 1 (1.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (4.69%) ArcSight ESM
1 3 (4.69%) SCCM
1 3 (4.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (1.56%) Ansible
2 1 (1.56%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (9.38%) Oracle
2 4 (6.25%) CheckPoint
2 4 (6.25%) Cisco
2 4 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.25%) SAP
3 3 (4.69%) ArcSight
3 3 (4.69%) Blue Coat
3 3 (4.69%) F5
3 3 (4.69%) Symantec
3 3 (4.69%) Tableau
3 3 (4.69%) VMware
4 2 (3.13%) Cognos
4 2 (3.13%) Siebel
5 1 (1.56%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.56%) Google
5 1 (1.56%) LogRhythm
5 1 (1.56%) MuleSoft
5 1 (1.56%) Palo Alto
5 1 (1.56%) SYSPRO
5 1 (1.56%) WatchGuard