Period
to 20 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 20 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 23 18
Rank change year-on-year -11 -5 -5
Permanent jobs citing Degree 114 148 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 6.63% 9.51% 10.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 21.35% 27.92% 34.64%
Number of salaries quoted 91 123 177
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.23% -10.00% +28.57%
10th Percentile £22,750 £18,500 £26,700
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,750 £76,250
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -1.23% +15.71%

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Wiltshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 534 530 612
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 31.05% 34.06% 31.11%
Number of salaries quoted 463 458 516
Wiltshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £24,600 £21,750 £22,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £62,500 £68,750
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Wiltshire

Degree
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Salary trend for Degree in Wiltshire

Degree
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 20 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Degree in Wiltshire

Degree
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 20 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon -15 49 £42,729 +3.90% 12
Salisbury +2 15 £42,500 - 2
Chippenham -5 14 £38,500 -20.69% 2
Marlborough - 9 £23,500 - 1
Trowbridge -2 4 £35,000 +27.27% 1
Corsham -8 1 £60,000 +224.32% 2
Degree
South West

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Degree.

1 49 (42.98%) Computer Science
2 40 (35.09%) JavaScript
3 39 (34.21%) SQL
3 39 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (34.21%) Software Engineering
4 31 (27.19%) Python
5 30 (26.32%) CSS
6 28 (24.56%) Computer Science Degree
7 27 (23.68%) Java
8 26 (22.81%) Analytical Skills
9 25 (21.93%) .NET
10 19 (16.67%) C#
10 19 (16.67%) Algorithms
11 17 (14.91%) Prototyping
11 17 (14.91%) Manufacturing
12 16 (14.04%) Problem-Solving
13 15 (13.16%) Electronics
13 15 (13.16%) Finance
14 13 (11.40%) Physics
14 13 (11.40%) Enterprise Software
15 12 (10.53%) Test Automation
15 12 (10.53%) Ajax
16 11 (9.65%) Scrum
16 11 (9.65%) HTML
16 11 (9.65%) SQL Server
16 11 (9.65%) QA
17 10 (8.77%) Manual Testing
17 10 (8.77%) ISTQB
17 10 (8.77%) Mathematics
17 10 (8.77%) ASP.NET

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 (2.63%) Confluence
2 2 (1.75%) SAS
3 1 (0.88%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.88%) Moodle
3 1 (0.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (4.39%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.88%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.88%) OrCAD
3 1 (0.88%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.75%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (1.75%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.75%) SaaS
4 1 (0.88%) IaaS
4 1 (0.88%) npm
4 1 (0.88%) Office 365
4 1 (0.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.63%) Wireless
2 2 (1.75%) Ethernet
2 2 (1.75%) ZigBee
3 1 (0.88%) 3GPP
3 1 (0.88%) ADSL
3 1 (0.88%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (0.88%) Firewall
3 1 (0.88%) Internet
3 1 (0.88%) MPLS
3 1 (0.88%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (0.88%) RS-232
3 1 (0.88%) VoIP
3 1 (0.88%) VPN
3 1 (0.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.65%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.51%) NoSQL
3 3 (2.63%) Data Mining
3 3 (2.63%) MySQL
3 3 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.75%) Big Data
4 2 (1.75%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (1.75%) Power BI
4 2 (1.75%) Qlik Sense
4 2 (1.75%) QlikView
4 2 (1.75%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.88%) Geospatial Data
5 1 (0.88%) GIS
5 1 (0.88%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (7.02%) Visual Studio
2 6 (5.26%) JIRA
3 2 (1.75%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.88%) gulp
4 1 (0.88%) Mocha
4 1 (0.88%) webpack
General
1 17 (14.91%) Manufacturing
2 15 (13.16%) Electronics
2 15 (13.16%) Finance
3 9 (7.89%) Automotive
4 5 (4.39%) Marketing
4 5 (4.39%) Retail
5 4 (3.51%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.75%) Advertising
6 2 (1.75%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.75%) Legal
6 2 (1.75%) Military
7 1 (0.88%) Banking
7 1 (0.88%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 39 (34.21%) Developer
2 22 (19.30%) Analyst
3 19 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 14 (12.28%) Graduate
5 12 (10.53%) Graduate Analyst
5 12 (10.53%) Junior
6 10 (8.77%) Project Manager
7 9 (7.89%) Graduate Software Analyst
7 9 (7.89%) Graduate Software Test Analyst
7 9 (7.89%) Graduate Test Analyst
7 9 (7.89%) Java Developer
7 9 (7.89%) Software Analyst
7 9 (7.89%) Software Test Analyst
7 9 (7.89%) Test Analyst
8 8 (7.02%) Development Engineer
9 7 (6.14%) Junior Developer
9 7 (6.14%) Senior Development Engineer
9 7 (6.14%) Senior Software Development Engineer
9 7 (6.14%) Support Analyst
10 6 (5.26%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (26.32%) CSS
2 25 (21.93%) .NET
3 12 (10.53%) Ajax
4 11 (9.65%) HTML
5 10 (8.77%) ASP.NET
6 9 (7.89%) XML
7 8 (7.02%) AngularJS
8 4 (3.51%) HTML5
8 4 (3.51%) SOAP
8 4 (3.51%) Web Services
9 3 (2.63%) .NET Framework
9 3 (2.63%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (2.63%) Entity Framework
9 3 (2.63%) GraphQL
9 3 (2.63%) Node.js
9 3 (2.63%) RESTful
10 2 (1.75%) jQuery
10 2 (1.75%) Middleware
10 2 (1.75%) Oracle Fusion
11 1 (0.88%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 49 (42.98%) Computer Science
2 26 (22.81%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (16.67%) Algorithms
4 13 (11.40%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (7.02%) Self-Motivation
6 7 (6.14%) Management Information System
7 5 (4.39%) User Experience
8 3 (2.63%) Driving Licence
9 2 (1.75%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.75%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 2 (1.75%) Marketing Technology
9 2 (1.75%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.88%) Acoustics
10 1 (0.88%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.88%) Fat Client
10 1 (0.88%) Replication
10 1 (0.88%) Robotics
10 1 (0.88%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.14%) Linux
2 6 (5.26%) Windows
3 5 (4.39%) Unix
4 1 (0.88%) Android
4 1 (0.88%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.88%) VMS
4 1 (0.88%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.88%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.88%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
1 39 (34.21%) Software Engineering
2 17 (14.91%) Prototyping
3 16 (14.04%) Problem-Solving
4 13 (11.40%) Physics
5 12 (10.53%) Test Automation
6 11 (9.65%) Scrum
7 10 (8.77%) Manual Testing
7 10 (8.77%) Mathematics
7 10 (8.77%) Project Management
7 10 (8.77%) Risk Management
8 9 (7.89%) OO
8 9 (7.89%) Software Testing
8 9 (7.89%) Strategic Thinking
8 9 (7.89%) Test Strategy
9 8 (7.02%) Change Management
9 8 (7.02%) Data Science
10 7 (6.14%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (6.14%) Data Analysis
10 7 (6.14%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 40 (35.09%) JavaScript
2 39 (34.21%) SQL
3 31 (27.19%) Python
4 27 (23.68%) Java
5 19 (16.67%) C#
6 9 (7.89%) C++
7 8 (7.02%) PHP
7 8 (7.02%) R
8 7 (6.14%) C
8 7 (6.14%) Perl
9 5 (4.39%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.75%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.88%) ES6
11 1 (0.88%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.88%) Scala
11 1 (0.88%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.88%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 28 (24.56%) Computer Science Degree
2 10 (8.77%) ISTQB
3 9 (7.89%) ISEB
4 7 (6.14%) Master's Degree
4 7 (6.14%) Security Cleared
5 6 (5.26%) SC Cleared
6 5 (4.39%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (3.51%) CCNA
7 4 (3.51%) CCNP
8 3 (2.63%) MCSE
8 3 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (1.75%) MCSA
9 2 (1.75%) Numerate Degree
10 1 (0.88%) CISSP
10 1 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.88%) Postgraduate
10 1 (0.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.88%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.65%) QA
2 3 (2.63%) ISO 22301
3 2 (1.75%) Government Security Classifications
4 1 (0.88%) COSHH
4 1 (0.88%) Def Stans
4 1 (0.88%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.88%) GDPR
4 1 (0.88%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (1.75%) Firmware
2 1 (0.88%) Docker
2 1 (0.88%) HDFS
2 1 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.88%) vSphere
2 1 (0.88%) XenApp
2 1 (0.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (0.88%) AirWatch
1 1 (0.88%) Ansible
1 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (8.77%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.26%) Oracle
3 4 (3.51%) Capita
3 4 (3.51%) Cisco
4 3 (2.63%) F5
4 3 (2.63%) Juniper
4 3 (2.63%) SAP
4 3 (2.63%) VMware
5 2 (1.75%) Cognos
5 2 (1.75%) Google
5 2 (1.75%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.75%) Siebel
5 2 (1.75%) Tableau
6 1 (0.88%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.88%) Citrix
6 1 (0.88%) Dell
6 1 (0.88%) HP
6 1 (0.88%) NetApp
6 1 (0.88%) SolarWinds
6 1 (0.88%) Veeam