Period
to 21 January 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 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 17 15
Rank change year-on-year +3 -2 +4
Permanent jobs citing Degree 62 78 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 9.66% 9.92% 11.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 41.33% 36.79% 37.85%
Number of salaries quoted 55 67 116
Swindon median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -13.04% +15.72%
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,250 £26,735
90th Percentile £55,000 £61,250 £62,500
Wiltshire median annual salary £32,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -18.75% - -

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 150 212 288
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 23.36% 26.97% 29.66%
Number of salaries quoted 122 173 265
Swindon median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76% -5.62%
10th Percentile £21,300 £21,750 £26,735
90th Percentile £60,250 £70,000 £69,000
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,250
% change year-on-year +6.67% -1.96% -4.38%

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 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Degree in Swindon

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Degree.

1 19 (30.65%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (25.81%) SQL
2 16 (25.81%) .NET
2 16 (25.81%) Computer Science
3 12 (19.35%) Retail
3 12 (19.35%) HTML
3 12 (19.35%) JavaScript
4 11 (17.74%) C
5 9 (14.52%) Project Management
5 9 (14.52%) Management Information System
5 9 (14.52%) SQL Server
5 9 (14.52%) E-Commerce
5 9 (14.52%) Software Engineering
5 9 (14.52%) SaaS
6 8 (12.90%) C#
6 8 (12.90%) Java
6 8 (12.90%) XML
6 8 (12.90%) CSS
6 8 (12.90%) PRINCE2
6 8 (12.90%) MVC
7 7 (11.29%) Scrum
7 7 (11.29%) Finance
7 7 (11.29%) Linux
7 7 (11.29%) ERP
8 6 (9.68%) Python
8 6 (9.68%) Manufacturing
8 6 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
8 6 (9.68%) Waterfall
8 6 (9.68%) Customer Insight
8 6 (9.68%) JIRA

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 (4.84%) Confluence
2 1 (1.61%) Apache
2 1 (1.61%) Apache Solr
2 1 (1.61%) CMS
2 1 (1.61%) Drupal
2 1 (1.61%) Joomla!
2 1 (1.61%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.61%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (4.84%) Photoshop
2 3 (4.84%) SPSS
2 3 (4.84%) SPSS Modeler
3 1 (1.61%) OrCAD
Business Applications
1 4 (6.45%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.52%) SaaS
2 6 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (4.84%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (4.84%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 3 (4.84%) Amazon S3
3 3 (4.84%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 3 (4.84%) AWS Lambda
3 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.84%) OpenShift
3 3 (4.84%) Route 53
3 3 (4.84%) Serverless
3 3 (4.84%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.61%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.84%) HTTP
1 3 (4.84%) Internet
1 3 (4.84%) SSL
1 3 (4.84%) TCP/IP
1 3 (4.84%) VPN
2 2 (3.23%) Network Security
3 1 (1.61%) AMQP
3 1 (1.61%) Bluetooth
3 1 (1.61%) H.323
3 1 (1.61%) IP Telephony
3 1 (1.61%) RS-232
3 1 (1.61%) RS-485
3 1 (1.61%) Skype
3 1 (1.61%) Softphone
3 1 (1.61%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.52%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.06%) MySQL
3 4 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (4.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 3 (4.84%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (4.84%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (4.84%) Data Mining
4 3 (4.84%) MongoDB
4 3 (4.84%) NoSQL
4 3 (4.84%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.61%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (9.68%) JIRA
2 4 (6.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (6.45%) Selenium
3 3 (4.84%) Artifactory
3 3 (4.84%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.84%) JUnit
3 3 (4.84%) RStudio
3 3 (4.84%) SonarQube
3 3 (4.84%) Sonatype Nexus
3 3 (4.84%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.84%) Vagrant
4 2 (3.23%) Bitbucket
4 2 (3.23%) Cucumber
4 2 (3.23%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.61%) Ant
5 1 (1.61%) Gradle
5 1 (1.61%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.61%) Maven
5 1 (1.61%) Mockito
5 1 (1.61%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (19.35%) Retail
2 7 (11.29%) Finance
3 6 (9.68%) Manufacturing
4 5 (8.06%) Electronics
5 2 (3.23%) Legal
5 2 (3.23%) Marketing
6 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (37.10%) Developer
2 15 (24.19%) Junior
3 11 (17.74%) Project Manager
4 10 (16.13%) Junior Developer
5 9 (14.52%) Analyst
6 8 (12.90%) Technical Manager
6 8 (12.90%) Technical Project Manager
7 7 (11.29%) Development Manager
8 6 (9.68%) Development Project Manager
9 5 (8.06%) Junior Project Manager
9 5 (8.06%) Software Engineer
10 4 (6.45%) .NET Developer
10 4 (6.45%) Designer
10 4 (6.45%) Lead Designer
10 4 (6.45%) Lead UX Designer
10 4 (6.45%) RF Engineer
10 4 (6.45%) Software Development Manager
10 4 (6.45%) Technical Development Manager
10 4 (6.45%) UI Designer
10 4 (6.45%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (25.81%) .NET
2 12 (19.35%) HTML
3 8 (12.90%) CSS
3 8 (12.90%) XML
4 5 (8.06%) AngularJS
5 4 (6.45%) CSS3
5 4 (6.45%) HTML5
5 4 (6.45%) jQuery
6 3 (4.84%) Ajax
6 3 (4.84%) Elastic Stack
6 3 (4.84%) Spring
6 3 (4.84%) XSL
7 2 (3.23%) ASP.NET
7 2 (3.23%) Hibernate
7 2 (3.23%) RESTful
7 2 (3.23%) Spring MVC
7 2 (3.23%) Web Services
8 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.61%) Laravel
8 1 (1.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 16 (25.81%) Computer Science
2 9 (14.52%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.45%) User Experience
4 3 (4.84%) CESG
4 3 (4.84%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (4.84%) Graphic Design
4 3 (4.84%) Public Cloud
5 2 (3.23%) Life Science
5 2 (3.23%) Social Media
6 1 (1.61%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.61%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.29%) Linux
2 3 (4.84%) CentOS
2 3 (4.84%) CoreOS
2 3 (4.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.61%) Unix
3 1 (1.61%) Windows
3 1 (1.61%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.61%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (30.65%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (14.52%) E-Commerce
2 9 (14.52%) Project Management
2 9 (14.52%) Software Engineering
3 8 (12.90%) MVC
3 8 (12.90%) PRINCE2
4 7 (11.29%) ERP
4 7 (11.29%) Scrum
5 6 (9.68%) Customer Insight
5 6 (9.68%) Mathematics
5 6 (9.68%) Test Automation
5 6 (9.68%) Waterfall
5 6 (9.68%) Web Development
6 5 (8.06%) Industrial Design
6 5 (8.06%) TDD
7 4 (6.45%) Configuration Management
7 4 (6.45%) Human Factors
7 4 (6.45%) Psychology
7 4 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (6.45%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (25.81%) SQL
2 12 (19.35%) JavaScript
3 11 (17.74%) C
4 8 (12.90%) C#
4 8 (12.90%) Java
5 6 (9.68%) Python
6 5 (8.06%) PHP
7 3 (4.84%) Bash Shell
7 3 (4.84%) PL/SQL
7 3 (4.84%) Ruby
7 3 (4.84%) VB
7 3 (4.84%) VB.NET
8 2 (3.23%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.61%) C++
9 1 (1.61%) Delphi
9 1 (1.61%) Groovy
9 1 (1.61%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.61%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (9.68%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (8.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.84%) CESG Certified Professional
3 3 (4.84%) HNC
3 3 (4.84%) HND
3 3 (4.84%) ISTQB
3 3 (4.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (4.84%) MCSE
4 2 (3.23%) CCNA
4 2 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.23%) MCSA
5 1 (1.61%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.45%) Docker
2 3 (4.84%) GlusterFS
2 3 (4.84%) VirtualBox
3 1 (1.61%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (4.84%) Ansible
1 3 (4.84%) Kubernetes
1 3 (4.84%) Nagios
1 3 (4.84%) OSSEC
1 3 (4.84%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (8.06%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.45%) Oracle
3 3 (4.84%) Adobe
3 3 (4.84%) New Relic
3 3 (4.84%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.61%) Atmel
4 1 (1.61%) Avaya
4 1 (1.61%) BT
4 1 (1.61%) Cadence
4 1 (1.61%) Cisco
4 1 (1.61%) EMC
4 1 (1.61%) Google
4 1 (1.61%) hybris
4 1 (1.61%) IBM
4 1 (1.61%) Mentor Graphics
4 1 (1.61%) WSO2