Period
to 26 April 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 26 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 16 10
Rank change year-on-year -7 -6 +10
Permanent jobs citing Degree 49 89 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 6.64% 11.07% 13.93%
As % of the Qualifications category 35.25% 46.11% 49.37%
Number of salaries quoted 37 83 150
Swindon median annual salary £42,500 £40,750 £42,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.29% -4.68% +15.54%
10th Percentile £22,150 £21,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £56,000 £62,500 £75,000
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +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 139 193 318
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 18.83% 24.00% 28.22%
Number of salaries quoted 116 166 282
Swindon median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% -17.65% +6.25%
10th Percentile £20,750 £21,750 £26,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,875 £73,099
Wiltshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

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 26 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Degree in Swindon

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 23 (46.94%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 13 (26.53%) SQL
4 12 (24.49%) Software Engineering
5 11 (22.45%) Computer Science
5 11 (22.45%) Electronics
5 11 (22.45%) C#
6 10 (20.41%) .NET
6 10 (20.41%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (18.37%) Manufacturing
8 8 (16.33%) JIRA
8 8 (16.33%) SQL Server
8 8 (16.33%) HTML
9 7 (14.29%) CSS
9 7 (14.29%) Python
9 7 (14.29%) Automotive
9 7 (14.29%) Line Management
9 7 (14.29%) AngularJS
10 6 (12.24%) User Experience
10 6 (12.24%) Problem-Solving
10 6 (12.24%) Scrum
10 6 (12.24%) XML
11 5 (10.20%) ASP.NET
11 5 (10.20%) Linux
11 5 (10.20%) Java
11 5 (10.20%) C
11 5 (10.20%) Computer Science Degree
11 5 (10.20%) SDLC
12 4 (8.16%) Ethnography
12 4 (8.16%) Qualitative Research

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 (4.08%) Confluence
2 1 (2.04%) Apache
2 1 (2.04%) CMS
2 1 (2.04%) Drupal
2 1 (2.04%) Joomla!
2 1 (2.04%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.12%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.08%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (4.08%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 2 (4.08%) Amazon S3
3 2 (4.08%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 2 (4.08%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (4.08%) OpenShift
3 2 (4.08%) Route 53
3 2 (4.08%) Serverless
3 2 (4.08%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (2.04%) Google Analytics
4 1 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) Ethernet
1 2 (4.08%) HTTP
1 2 (4.08%) SSL
1 2 (4.08%) TCP/IP
1 2 (4.08%) VPN
1 2 (4.08%) Wireless
1 2 (4.08%) ZigBee
2 1 (2.04%) Network Security
2 1 (2.04%) RS-232
2 1 (2.04%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.16%) MySQL
3 3 (6.12%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (4.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (4.08%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (4.08%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (4.08%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.08%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.04%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 8 (16.33%) JIRA
2 4 (8.16%) Bitbucket
3 3 (6.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (6.12%) Visual Studio
4 2 (4.08%) Artifactory
4 2 (4.08%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.08%) Selenium
4 2 (4.08%) SonarQube
4 2 (4.08%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (4.08%) Vagrant
5 1 (2.04%) Ant
5 1 (2.04%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.04%) Gradle
5 1 (2.04%) IntelliJ
5 1 (2.04%) Jasmine
5 1 (2.04%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (2.04%) Maven
5 1 (2.04%) Mockito
5 1 (2.04%) Protractor
5 1 (2.04%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (22.45%) Electronics
2 9 (18.37%) Manufacturing
3 7 (14.29%) Automotive
4 4 (8.16%) Finance
4 4 (8.16%) Legal
5 1 (2.04%) Marketing
5 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (26.53%) Developer
2 7 (14.29%) Development Engineer
2 7 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 7 (14.29%) Senior Development Engineer
2 7 (14.29%) Senior Software Development Engineer
3 6 (12.24%) Analyst
3 6 (12.24%) Development Manager
3 6 (12.24%) Junior
4 5 (10.20%) Development Project Manager
4 5 (10.20%) Embedded Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Designer
5 4 (8.16%) Junior Developer
5 4 (8.16%) Lead Designer
5 4 (8.16%) Lead UX Designer
5 4 (8.16%) Software Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Software Manager
5 4 (8.16%) Support Analyst
5 4 (8.16%) UI Designer
5 4 (8.16%) UI/UX Designer
5 4 (8.16%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.41%) .NET
2 8 (16.33%) HTML
3 7 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 7 (14.29%) CSS
4 6 (12.24%) XML
5 5 (10.20%) ASP.NET
6 4 (8.16%) Ajax
7 2 (4.08%) Elastic Stack
8 1 (2.04%) Angular 2
8 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (2.04%) Doctrine
8 1 (2.04%) Java EE
8 1 (2.04%) jQuery
8 1 (2.04%) Laravel
8 1 (2.04%) Middleware
8 1 (2.04%) RESTful
8 1 (2.04%) Spring Boot
8 1 (2.04%) Symfony
8 1 (2.04%) Thymeleaf
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.45%) Computer Science
2 10 (20.41%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (12.24%) User Experience
4 3 (6.12%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.08%) CESG
5 2 (4.08%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (4.08%) Life Science
5 2 (4.08%) Public Cloud
5 2 (4.08%) Virtual Team
6 1 (2.04%) Device Driver
6 1 (2.04%) N-Tier
6 1 (2.04%) SCADA
6 1 (2.04%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.20%) Linux
2 2 (4.08%) CentOS
2 2 (4.08%) CoreOS
2 2 (4.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (4.08%) Windows
3 1 (2.04%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (46.94%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (24.49%) Software Engineering
3 7 (14.29%) Line Management
4 6 (12.24%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (12.24%) Scrum
5 5 (10.20%) SDLC
6 4 (8.16%) Case Management
6 4 (8.16%) Cognitive Psychology
6 4 (8.16%) Customer Insight
6 4 (8.16%) Decision-Making
6 4 (8.16%) Ethnography
6 4 (8.16%) Guerrilla Research
6 4 (8.16%) Human Factors
6 4 (8.16%) Psychology
6 4 (8.16%) Qualitative Research
6 4 (8.16%) Quantitative Research
6 4 (8.16%) Self-Awareness
6 4 (8.16%) Service Design
6 4 (8.16%) User Stories
6 4 (8.16%) Workload Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 13 (26.53%) SQL
3 11 (22.45%) C#
4 7 (14.29%) Python
5 5 (10.20%) C
5 5 (10.20%) Java
6 3 (6.12%) PHP
6 3 (6.12%) VB.NET
7 2 (4.08%) Bash Shell
7 2 (4.08%) C++
7 2 (4.08%) PL/SQL
7 2 (4.08%) Ruby
7 2 (4.08%) TypeScript
8 1 (2.04%) Embedded C
8 1 (2.04%) Java 8
8 1 (2.04%) MATLAB
8 1 (2.04%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (10.20%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (8.16%) Master's Degree
3 2 (4.08%) CESG Certified Professional
3 2 (4.08%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.04%) CCNA
4 1 (2.04%) MCSA
4 1 (2.04%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.12%) Docker
1 3 (6.12%) Firmware
2 2 (4.08%) GlusterFS
2 2 (4.08%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) Ansible
1 2 (4.08%) Kubernetes
1 2 (4.08%) Nagios
1 2 (4.08%) OSSEC
1 2 (4.08%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (6.12%) Oracle
2 2 (4.08%) New Relic
2 2 (4.08%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.04%) Atmel
3 1 (2.04%) BT
3 1 (2.04%) Cisco
3 1 (2.04%) EMC
3 1 (2.04%) Google
3 1 (2.04%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.04%) WSO2