Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 16 20
Rank change year-on-year 0 +4 -4
Permanent jobs citing Degree 70 85 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 9.80% 10.48% 9.93%
As % of the Qualifications category 41.67% 38.46% 37.23%
Number of salaries quoted 57 71 114
Swindon median annual salary £35,000 £47,500 £46,377
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.32% +2.42% +22.04%
10th Percentile £22,750 £24,750 £26,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £70,000 £60,000
Wiltshire median annual salary £32,500 £42,500 £38,250
% change year-on-year -23.53% +11.11% +2.00%

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 Swindon with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Swindon
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 168 221 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 23.53% 27.25% 26.68%
Number of salaries quoted 135 178 265
Swindon median annual salary £35,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.65% - -5.56%
10th Percentile £21,450 £21,750 £26,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £70,000 £60,000
Wiltshire median annual salary £38,000 £35,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +8.57% -10.26% -2.50%

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 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Degree in Swindon

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 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 23 (32.86%) SQL
1 23 (32.86%) .NET
2 21 (30.00%) C#
3 19 (27.14%) Computer Science
4 18 (25.71%) HTML
5 17 (24.29%) JavaScript
6 15 (21.43%) Java
6 15 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
7 14 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 14 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 13 (18.57%) C
8 13 (18.57%) Microsoft
8 13 (18.57%) Management Information System
8 13 (18.57%) Retail
9 12 (17.14%) Web Services
9 12 (17.14%) Test Automation
10 11 (15.71%) CSS
10 11 (15.71%) Microsoft Excel
10 11 (15.71%) Finance
10 11 (15.71%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (14.29%) Manufacturing
11 10 (14.29%) Scrum
11 10 (14.29%) Python
11 10 (14.29%) E-Commerce
11 10 (14.29%) Mathematics
12 9 (12.86%) Industrial Design
12 9 (12.86%) SaaS
12 9 (12.86%) MVC
13 8 (11.43%) Project Management

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 2 (2.86%) Apache Solr
2 1 (1.43%) Confluence
2 1 (1.43%) IIS
2 1 (1.43%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.43%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (15.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (7.14%) SPSS
3 4 (5.71%) SPSS Modeler
4 3 (4.29%) Photoshop
5 1 (1.43%) OrCAD
Business Applications
1 4 (5.71%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (4.29%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.86%) SaaS
2 8 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.43%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.43%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (1.43%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.43%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (1.43%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (1.43%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.43%) OpenShift
4 1 (1.43%) PaaS
4 1 (1.43%) Route 53
4 1 (1.43%) Serverless
4 1 (1.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.29%) Internet
2 2 (2.86%) AMQP
2 2 (2.86%) Network Security
2 2 (2.86%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.43%) Bluetooth
3 1 (1.43%) H.323
3 1 (1.43%) HTTP
3 1 (1.43%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.43%) IP Telephony
3 1 (1.43%) MQTT
3 1 (1.43%) RS-232
3 1 (1.43%) RS-485
3 1 (1.43%) Skype
3 1 (1.43%) Softphone
3 1 (1.43%) SSL
3 1 (1.43%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.43%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.43%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (5.71%) Data Mining
4 3 (4.29%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.86%) MySQL
6 1 (1.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.43%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.43%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.43%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.43%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (8.57%) Selenium
2 5 (7.14%) JUnit
3 4 (5.71%) Git (software)
3 4 (5.71%) RStudio
3 4 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (4.29%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.43%) Artifactory
5 1 (1.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.43%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.43%) JIRA
5 1 (1.43%) Robot Framework
5 1 (1.43%) SonarQube
5 1 (1.43%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (1.43%) Vagrant
General
1 13 (18.57%) Retail
2 11 (15.71%) Finance
3 10 (14.29%) Manufacturing
4 7 (10.00%) Front Office
5 4 (5.71%) Electronics
6 1 (1.43%) Automotive
6 1 (1.43%) Billing
6 1 (1.43%) Marketing
6 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (41.43%) Developer
2 14 (20.00%) Junior
3 11 (15.71%) Analyst
4 10 (14.29%) Project Manager
5 9 (12.86%) Junior Developer
6 8 (11.43%) .NET Developer
6 8 (11.43%) Development Manager
6 8 (11.43%) Technical Manager
6 8 (11.43%) Technical Project Manager
7 7 (10.00%) Software Engineer
8 6 (8.57%) Development Project Manager
9 5 (7.14%) Junior Project Manager
9 5 (7.14%) Software Development Manager
10 4 (5.71%) Automation Tester
10 4 (5.71%) Data Analyst
10 4 (5.71%) Technical Development Manager
10 4 (5.71%) Test Analyst
10 4 (5.71%) Tester
11 3 (4.29%) Documentation Manager
11 3 (4.29%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (32.86%) .NET
2 18 (25.71%) HTML
3 12 (17.14%) Web Services
4 11 (15.71%) CSS
5 8 (11.43%) HTML5
6 7 (10.00%) CSS3
7 6 (8.57%) .NET Framework
7 6 (8.57%) jQuery
7 6 (8.57%) XML
8 5 (7.14%) Hibernate
8 5 (7.14%) Node.js
8 5 (7.14%) Spring
9 4 (5.71%) AngularJS
10 3 (4.29%) Ajax
10 3 (4.29%) Django
10 3 (4.29%) Spring MVC
10 3 (4.29%) XSL
11 2 (2.86%) RESTful
11 2 (2.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 2 (2.86%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 19 (27.14%) Computer Science
2 13 (18.57%) Management Information System
3 11 (15.71%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.29%) Graphic Design
5 2 (2.86%) Derivative
5 2 (2.86%) SCADA
6 1 (1.43%) CESG
6 1 (1.43%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.43%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.43%) Life Science
6 1 (1.43%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.43%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.43%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.14%) Linux
2 3 (4.29%) Unix
3 2 (2.86%) Windows
3 2 (2.86%) Windows 10
3 2 (2.86%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.43%) CentOS
4 1 (1.43%) CoreOS
4 1 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.43%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
2 14 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 12 (17.14%) Test Automation
4 10 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 10 (14.29%) Mathematics
4 10 (14.29%) Scrum
5 9 (12.86%) Industrial Design
5 9 (12.86%) MVC
6 8 (11.43%) Project Management
7 7 (10.00%) BDD
7 7 (10.00%) ERP
7 7 (10.00%) PRINCE2
7 7 (10.00%) TDD
7 7 (10.00%) Web Development
8 5 (7.14%) Analytics
8 5 (7.14%) ITIL
8 5 (7.14%) Software Testing
8 5 (7.14%) Waterfall
9 4 (5.71%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 23 (32.86%) SQL
2 21 (30.00%) C#
3 17 (24.29%) JavaScript
4 15 (21.43%) Java
5 13 (18.57%) C
6 10 (14.29%) Python
7 8 (11.43%) VBA
8 5 (7.14%) VB
9 4 (5.71%) PHP
10 3 (4.29%) VB.NET
11 2 (2.86%) C++
11 2 (2.86%) Groovy
11 2 (2.86%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.43%) Bash Shell
12 1 (1.43%) Delphi
12 1 (1.43%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.43%) R
12 1 (1.43%) Ruby
12 1 (1.43%) VB6
Qualifications
1 7 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 7 (10.00%) HNC
2 5 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (5.71%) ISTQB
3 4 (5.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (4.29%) HND
4 3 (4.29%) MCSE
5 2 (2.86%) CCNA
5 2 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.86%) MCSA
5 2 (2.86%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (1.43%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (1.43%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.43%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.43%) Docker
1 1 (1.43%) Firmware
1 1 (1.43%) GlusterFS
1 1 (1.43%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (1.43%) Ansible
1 1 (1.43%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.43%) Nagios
1 1 (1.43%) OSSEC
1 1 (1.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (1.43%) Terraform
Vendors
1 13 (18.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.29%) Adobe
2 3 (4.29%) OpenLink
2 3 (4.29%) Oracle
3 2 (2.86%) hybris
3 2 (2.86%) IBM
4 1 (1.43%) Atmel
4 1 (1.43%) Avaya
4 1 (1.43%) BT
4 1 (1.43%) Cadence
4 1 (1.43%) Cisco
4 1 (1.43%) EMC
4 1 (1.43%) Mentor Graphics
4 1 (1.43%) New Relic
4 1 (1.43%) Red Hat