Period
to 18 December 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 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 16 18
Rank change year-on-year -15 +2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Degree 55 65 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 6.41% 9.63% 9.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 23.71% 39.88% 36.32%
Number of salaries quoted 26 60 64
Swindon median annual salary £42,614 £40,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.54% -3.03% -11.05%
10th Percentile £32,759 £30,425 £26,625
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,000 £68,750
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +23.08% -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 232 163 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 27.04% 24.15% 25.74%
Number of salaries quoted 174 136 164
Swindon median annual salary £36,250 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.38% -5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £25,000 £21,250 £21,750
90th Percentile £64,225 £61,375 £70,000
Wiltshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -4.87%

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 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Degree in Swindon

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 25 (45.45%) Computer Science
2 23 (41.82%) Python
3 20 (36.36%) Windows
4 17 (30.91%) Linux
5 15 (27.27%) ITIL
5 15 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (23.64%) SQL
6 13 (23.64%) Problem-Solving
7 12 (21.82%) OO
8 11 (20.00%) C++
8 11 (20.00%) Analytics
8 11 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
8 11 (20.00%) Data Science
9 10 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (18.18%) Software Engineering
9 10 (18.18%) Statistics
9 10 (18.18%) Asset Management
9 10 (18.18%) Telecoms
10 9 (16.36%) Management Information System
10 9 (16.36%) Tech Ops
11 8 (14.55%) Decision-Making
11 8 (14.55%) Firewall
11 8 (14.55%) Subversion
11 8 (14.55%) Java
11 8 (14.55%) Cisco
11 8 (14.55%) CCNP
11 8 (14.55%) CCNA
11 8 (14.55%) Cisco Certification
11 8 (14.55%) CheckPoint
11 8 (14.55%) Network Security

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 4 (7.27%) Skype for Business
2 3 (5.45%) Apache
2 3 (5.45%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.82%) Confluence
3 1 (1.82%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.82%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.82%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.27%) Office 365
2 2 (3.64%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.55%) Cisco ASA
1 8 (14.55%) Cisco Nexus
1 8 (14.55%) Firewall
1 8 (14.55%) Network Security
2 7 (12.73%) Cisco ISE
2 7 (12.73%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 7 (12.73%) TACACS
2 7 (12.73%) tcpdump
2 7 (12.73%) Wireshark
3 4 (7.27%) Skype
4 2 (3.64%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (1.82%) BGP
5 1 (1.82%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.82%) Internet
5 1 (1.82%) MPLS
5 1 (1.82%) SMS
5 1 (1.82%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.09%) Big Data
1 5 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.82%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.82%) Power BI
2 1 (1.82%) SAP BW
2 1 (1.82%) SAS EBI
2 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (14.55%) Jenkins
1 8 (14.55%) Subversion
2 7 (12.73%) Git (software)
3 5 (9.09%) ClearCase
3 5 (9.09%) Eclipse
3 5 (9.09%) Visual Studio
4 4 (7.27%) Cucumber
4 4 (7.27%) MSI
4 4 (7.27%) Selenium
5 3 (5.45%) Ant
5 3 (5.45%) JUnit
5 3 (5.45%) Maven
6 2 (3.64%) JBehave
6 2 (3.64%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.82%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.82%) JIRA
General
1 10 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 7 (12.73%) Banking
3 6 (10.91%) Finance
4 4 (7.27%) Legal
4 4 (7.27%) Retail
5 3 (5.45%) Manufacturing
6 2 (3.64%) Electronics
7 1 (1.82%) Billing
7 1 (1.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (16.36%) Software Engineer
2 8 (14.55%) Network Engineer
3 7 (12.73%) Senior Network Engineer
4 5 (9.09%) C++ Software Engineer
4 5 (9.09%) Data Engineer
4 5 (9.09%) Data Scientist
5 4 (7.27%) Developer
5 4 (7.27%) Research Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Applications Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Applications Packager
6 3 (5.45%) Java Developer
6 3 (5.45%) Qt Software Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Senior Applications Packager
6 3 (5.45%) Senior Packager
6 3 (5.45%) Support Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) Developer in Test
7 2 (3.64%) Senior Desktop Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 2 (3.64%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.91%) Web Services
2 5 (9.09%) Qt
2 5 (9.09%) RESTful
3 4 (7.27%) Spring
4 3 (5.45%) CSS
4 3 (5.45%) Hibernate
4 3 (5.45%) HTML
4 3 (5.45%) XML
5 2 (3.64%) J2EE
6 1 (1.82%) .NET
6 1 (1.82%) JSON
6 1 (1.82%) RAML
6 1 (1.82%) SOAP
6 1 (1.82%) Spring Boot
6 1 (1.82%) Swagger
6 1 (1.82%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
2 10 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (16.36%) Management Information System
4 7 (12.73%) Private Cloud
5 5 (9.09%) Algorithms
5 5 (9.09%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 2 (3.64%) Infotainment
7 1 (1.82%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.82%) Fintech
7 1 (1.82%) IVR
7 1 (1.82%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 20 (36.36%) Windows
2 17 (30.91%) Linux
3 4 (7.27%) Windows 10
3 4 (7.27%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.82%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (45.45%) Computer Science
2 15 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (27.27%) ITIL
3 13 (23.64%) Problem-Solving
4 12 (21.82%) OO
5 11 (20.00%) Analytics
5 11 (20.00%) Data Science
6 10 (18.18%) Asset Management
6 10 (18.18%) Software Engineering
6 10 (18.18%) Statistics
7 9 (16.36%) Tech Ops
8 8 (14.55%) Decision-Making
9 7 (12.73%) Load Balancing
9 7 (12.73%) Technical Analysis
10 6 (10.91%) Cybersecurity
10 6 (10.91%) Mathematics
10 6 (10.91%) SDLC
11 5 (9.09%) Applied Mathematics
11 5 (9.09%) Predictive Modelling
11 5 (9.09%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 23 (41.82%) Python
2 13 (23.64%) SQL
3 11 (20.00%) C++
4 8 (14.55%) Java
5 7 (12.73%) Bash Shell
5 7 (12.73%) Tcl
6 6 (10.91%) R
7 5 (9.09%) C
8 4 (7.27%) PowerShell
8 4 (7.27%) VB
9 3 (5.45%) JavaScript
10 2 (3.64%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.82%) C#
11 1 (1.82%) PHP
11 1 (1.82%) Ruby
11 1 (1.82%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (14.55%) CCNA
1 8 (14.55%) CCNP
1 8 (14.55%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (12.73%) CCSA
2 7 (12.73%) CCSE
2 7 (12.73%) SC Cleared
2 7 (12.73%) Security Cleared
3 5 (9.09%) DBS Check
4 4 (7.27%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (7.27%) MCDST
4 4 (7.27%) MCP
4 4 (7.27%) MCSE
4 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.64%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.82%) ISEB
6 1 (1.82%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.82%) JNCIP
6 1 (1.82%) PhD
6 1 (1.82%) Postgraduate
6 1 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.09%) QA
2 2 (3.64%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 7 (12.73%) VMware NSX
2 4 (7.27%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.82%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (12.73%) ArcSight ESM
2 4 (7.27%) SCCM
2 4 (7.27%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (1.82%) Ansible
3 1 (1.82%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.82%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (14.55%) CheckPoint
1 8 (14.55%) Cisco
2 7 (12.73%) ArcSight
2 7 (12.73%) Blue Coat
2 7 (12.73%) F5
2 7 (12.73%) VMware
3 5 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 4 (7.27%) Symantec
5 3 (5.45%) Oracle
5 3 (5.45%) SAP
6 1 (1.82%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.82%) Google
6 1 (1.82%) Juniper
6 1 (1.82%) LogRhythm
6 1 (1.82%) MuleSoft
6 1 (1.82%) Palo Alto
6 1 (1.82%) Tableau
6 1 (1.82%) WatchGuard