Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 19 18
Rank change year-on-year -10 -1 -6
Permanent jobs citing Degree 132 146 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 7.53% 9.54% 10.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 21.39% 27.44% 29.56%
Number of salaries quoted 102 117 174
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.08% -23.53% +14.86%
10th Percentile £22,750 £18,500 £24,825
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £75,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year - -2.44% +10.81%

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 617 532 663
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 35.22% 34.75% 35.88%
Number of salaries quoted 534 455 569
Wiltshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +1.32%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,125 £22,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £65,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,127
% change year-on-year +6.25% -0.32% +2.89%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 -13 56 £42,500 +21.43% 12
Salisbury -16 17 £40,000 +45.45% 6
Chippenham -6 16 £35,000 -4.76% 1
Marlborough - 10 £23,500 -
Trowbridge -6 4 £35,000 -26.32% 1
Corsham -7 3 £56,250 +181.25% 3
Degree
South West

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 66 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 50 (37.88%) Software Engineering
3 45 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (34.09%) SQL
4 41 (31.06%) Python
5 38 (28.79%) JavaScript
6 37 (28.03%) Java
7 32 (24.24%) CSS
8 29 (21.97%) Computer Science Degree
9 23 (17.42%) Problem-Solving
9 23 (17.42%) Algorithms
9 23 (17.42%) .NET
9 23 (17.42%) OO
10 21 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
10 21 (15.91%) Prototyping
11 17 (12.88%) C++
11 17 (12.88%) Scrum
11 17 (12.88%) Data Science
11 17 (12.88%) Analytics
12 16 (12.12%) Mathematics
12 16 (12.12%) C#
12 16 (12.12%) Linux
13 15 (11.36%) Finance
13 15 (11.36%) Security Cleared
14 14 (10.61%) Test Automation
14 14 (10.61%) Enterprise Software
14 14 (10.61%) Self-Motivation
14 14 (10.61%) Physics
14 14 (10.61%) Statistics
15 13 (9.85%) QA

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 4 (3.03%) Confluence
2 3 (2.27%) SAS
3 2 (1.52%) Apache
3 2 (1.52%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.76%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.76%) Moodle
4 1 (0.76%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (3.03%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.52%) SPSS
4 1 (0.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.76%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.76%) OrCAD
4 1 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.52%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (1.52%) Siebel CRM
2 1 (0.76%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.76%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.52%) Office 365
4 1 (0.76%) IaaS
4 1 (0.76%) npm
4 1 (0.76%) PaaS
4 1 (0.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.03%) Firewall
2 3 (2.27%) MPLS
3 2 (1.52%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (1.52%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (1.52%) Internet
3 2 (1.52%) Network Security
3 2 (1.52%) VoIP
3 2 (1.52%) WAN
4 1 (0.76%) 3GPP
4 1 (0.76%) ADSL
4 1 (0.76%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (0.76%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.76%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (0.76%) LAN
4 1 (0.76%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (0.76%) RS-232
4 1 (0.76%) Skype
4 1 (0.76%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.76%) tcpdump
4 1 (0.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.30%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (3.79%) Big Data
3 5 (3.79%) Data Mining
3 5 (3.79%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.03%) NoSQL
4 4 (3.03%) Power BI
5 3 (2.27%) Geospatial Data
5 3 (2.27%) GIS
5 3 (2.27%) MySQL
6 2 (1.52%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (1.52%) Qlik Sense
6 2 (1.52%) QlikView
7 1 (0.76%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.76%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.76%) SAS EBI
7 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (9.85%) Visual Studio
2 11 (8.33%) Subversion
3 6 (4.55%) Ant
3 6 (4.55%) Eclipse
3 6 (4.55%) Git (software)
3 6 (4.55%) Maven
4 5 (3.79%) ClearCase
5 4 (3.03%) Apache Ivy
5 4 (3.03%) JIRA
6 3 (2.27%) Cucumber
6 3 (2.27%) JUnit
6 3 (2.27%) Selenium
7 2 (1.52%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.76%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.76%) gulp
8 1 (0.76%) JBehave
8 1 (0.76%) Mocha
8 1 (0.76%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (0.76%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.76%) webpack
General
1 15 (11.36%) Finance
2 8 (6.06%) Electronics
2 8 (6.06%) Manufacturing
3 7 (5.30%) Retail
4 5 (3.79%) Marketing
5 4 (3.03%) Automotive
5 4 (3.03%) Military
5 4 (3.03%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.27%) Advertising
7 2 (1.52%) Aerospace
7 2 (1.52%) Banking
8 1 (0.76%) Billing
8 1 (0.76%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 45 (34.09%) Developer
2 23 (17.42%) Analyst
3 19 (14.39%) Graduate
4 18 (13.64%) Software Developer
5 17 (12.88%) Java Developer
6 13 (9.85%) Graduate Analyst
6 13 (9.85%) Software Engineer
7 10 (7.58%) C++ Software Engineer
7 10 (7.58%) Data Scientist
7 10 (7.58%) Graduate Software Analyst
7 10 (7.58%) Graduate Software Test Analyst
7 10 (7.58%) Graduate Test Analyst
7 10 (7.58%) Software Analyst
7 10 (7.58%) Software Test Analyst
7 10 (7.58%) Test Analyst
8 8 (6.06%) Junior
8 8 (6.06%) Project Manager
9 7 (5.30%) Support Analyst
10 6 (4.55%) Applications Support
10 6 (4.55%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (24.24%) CSS
2 23 (17.42%) .NET
3 12 (9.09%) Ajax
4 11 (8.33%) HTML
5 9 (6.82%) ASP.NET
5 9 (6.82%) Qt
5 9 (6.82%) XML
6 6 (4.55%) Web Services
7 5 (3.79%) AngularJS
7 5 (3.79%) SOAP
8 4 (3.03%) HTML5
8 4 (3.03%) RESTful
8 4 (3.03%) Spring
9 3 (2.27%) .NET Framework
9 3 (2.27%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (2.27%) Entity Framework
9 3 (2.27%) GraphQL
9 3 (2.27%) J2EE
9 3 (2.27%) Node.js
10 2 (1.52%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 66 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 23 (17.42%) Algorithms
3 21 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (10.61%) Enterprise Software
4 14 (10.61%) Self-Motivation
5 12 (9.09%) Management Information System
6 11 (8.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 8 (6.06%) User Experience
8 4 (3.03%) Embedded Systems
9 3 (2.27%) Acoustics
9 3 (2.27%) Driving Licence
9 3 (2.27%) Marketing Technology
10 1 (0.76%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.76%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.76%) Fat Client
10 1 (0.76%) Fintech
10 1 (0.76%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.76%) Replication
10 1 (0.76%) Robotics
10 1 (0.76%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (12.12%) Linux
2 11 (8.33%) Windows
3 5 (3.79%) Android
3 5 (3.79%) Apple iOS
4 4 (3.03%) Unix
5 2 (1.52%) Windows 10
5 2 (1.52%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.76%) CentOS
6 1 (0.76%) VMS
6 1 (0.76%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (37.88%) Software Engineering
2 45 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (17.42%) OO
3 23 (17.42%) Problem-Solving
4 21 (15.91%) Prototyping
5 17 (12.88%) Analytics
5 17 (12.88%) Data Science
5 17 (12.88%) Scrum
6 16 (12.12%) Mathematics
7 14 (10.61%) Physics
7 14 (10.61%) Statistics
7 14 (10.61%) Test Automation
8 13 (9.85%) Data Analysis
8 13 (9.85%) OOD
9 11 (8.33%) Manual Testing
9 11 (8.33%) Strategic Thinking
9 11 (8.33%) TDD
9 11 (8.33%) Test Strategy
10 10 (7.58%) Machine Learning
10 10 (7.58%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 45 (34.09%) SQL
2 41 (31.06%) Python
3 38 (28.79%) JavaScript
4 37 (28.03%) Java
5 17 (12.88%) C++
6 16 (12.12%) C#
7 13 (9.85%) R
8 10 (7.58%) C
9 9 (6.82%) PHP
10 8 (6.06%) Perl
11 5 (3.79%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.52%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.52%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.52%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.76%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.76%) Embedded C
13 1 (0.76%) ES6
13 1 (0.76%) Scala
13 1 (0.76%) Tcl
13 1 (0.76%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 29 (21.97%) Computer Science Degree
2 15 (11.36%) Security Cleared
3 12 (9.09%) ISTQB
4 11 (8.33%) ISEB
5 9 (6.82%) SC Cleared
6 6 (4.55%) Master's Degree
7 5 (3.79%) CCNA
7 5 (3.79%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (3.03%) DV Cleared
9 3 (2.27%) CCNP
9 3 (2.27%) Numerate Degree
10 2 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.52%) MCSE
10 2 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (1.52%) Postgraduate
11 1 (0.76%) CISSP
11 1 (0.76%) HND
11 1 (0.76%) MCP
11 1 (0.76%) MCSA
11 1 (0.76%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.85%) QA
2 3 (2.27%) ISO 22301
3 1 (0.76%) COSHH
3 1 (0.76%) Def Stans
3 1 (0.76%) DO-178B
3 1 (0.76%) GDPR
3 1 (0.76%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.76%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.52%) Docker
1 2 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.76%) HDFS
2 1 (0.76%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.76%) VMware NSX
2 1 (0.76%) vSphere
2 1 (0.76%) XenApp
2 1 (0.76%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (1.52%) Ansible
1 2 (1.52%) Puppet
2 1 (0.76%) AirWatch
2 1 (0.76%) ArcSight ESM
2 1 (0.76%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.76%) SCCM
2 1 (0.76%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 10 (7.58%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.55%) Oracle
3 4 (3.03%) Cisco
4 3 (2.27%) CheckPoint
4 3 (2.27%) Google
4 3 (2.27%) Tableau
4 3 (2.27%) VMware
5 2 (1.52%) Cognos
5 2 (1.52%) F5
5 2 (1.52%) Juniper
5 2 (1.52%) Palo Alto
5 2 (1.52%) SAP
5 2 (1.52%) Siebel
6 1 (0.76%) Citrix
6 1 (0.76%) Dell
6 1 (0.76%) EMC
6 1 (0.76%) HP
6 1 (0.76%) NetApp
6 1 (0.76%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.76%) Symantec