Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 25 16
Rank change year-on-year -7 -9 -4
Permanent jobs citing Degree 119 138 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 6.71% 8.81% 10.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 17.47% 24.69% 27.33%
Number of salaries quoted 82 115 155
Wiltshire median annual salary £41,250 £32,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.92% -23.53% +11.11%
10th Percentile £22,750 £18,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £53,000 £70,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year - -1.23% +8.00%

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Wiltshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 681 559 644
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 38.41% 35.70% 37.16%
Number of salaries quoted 538 476 554
Wiltshire median annual salary £45,000 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.42% +8.57% -10.26%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,125 £21,753
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £61,608
South West median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.50% - -

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 14 November 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 14 November 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 -11 55 £45,083 +28.81% 10
Salisbury -2 17 £40,000 +33.33% 7
Chippenham -13 17 £27,000 +12.50% 8
Marlborough - 8 £23,500 -
Corsham -8 2 £52,500 +162.50% 3
Degree
South West

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 62 (52.10%) Computer Science
2 38 (31.93%) Software Engineering
3 35 (29.41%) Python
4 34 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (26.89%) SQL
6 30 (25.21%) Java
7 22 (18.49%) OO
8 21 (17.65%) JavaScript
8 21 (17.65%) Algorithms
9 20 (16.81%) Prototyping
10 19 (15.97%) CSS
10 19 (15.97%) Linux
10 19 (15.97%) Security Cleared
11 17 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
11 17 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
11 17 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
11 17 (14.29%) Analytics
12 16 (13.45%) Analytical Skills
12 16 (13.45%) Data Science
13 15 (12.61%) Test Automation
13 15 (12.61%) Statistics
13 15 (12.61%) C++
14 14 (11.76%) Scrum
14 14 (11.76%) SC Cleared
15 13 (10.92%) QA
15 13 (10.92%) Mathematics
15 13 (10.92%) Data Analysis
15 13 (10.92%) TDD
15 13 (10.92%) Windows
16 12 (10.08%) OOD

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 (3.36%) Skype for Business
2 3 (2.52%) Apache
2 3 (2.52%) Confluence
2 3 (2.52%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.68%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.68%) SAS
4 1 (0.84%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 4 (3.36%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (3.36%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.68%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.84%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.68%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (1.68%) Siebel CRM
2 1 (0.84%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.84%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.36%) Office 365
2 3 (2.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.68%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.04%) Firewall
2 5 (4.20%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (4.20%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (4.20%) Network Security
3 4 (3.36%) Cisco ISE
3 4 (3.36%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 4 (3.36%) LAN
3 4 (3.36%) Skype
3 4 (3.36%) TACACS
3 4 (3.36%) tcpdump
3 4 (3.36%) WAN
3 4 (3.36%) Wireshark
4 2 (1.68%) MPLS
4 2 (1.68%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (0.84%) BGP
5 1 (0.84%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.84%) Internet
5 1 (0.84%) RS-232
5 1 (0.84%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.84%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.04%) Relational Database
2 5 (4.20%) Big Data
2 5 (4.20%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (4.20%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.36%) Data Mining
3 4 (3.36%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.52%) Geospatial Data
4 3 (2.52%) GIS
5 2 (1.68%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (1.68%) Power BI
6 1 (0.84%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.84%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.84%) SAS EBI
6 1 (0.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (10.08%) Subversion
2 8 (6.72%) Cucumber
2 8 (6.72%) Selenium
2 8 (6.72%) Visual Studio
3 7 (5.88%) Ant
3 7 (5.88%) Eclipse
3 7 (5.88%) Git (software)
3 7 (5.88%) Maven
4 5 (4.20%) ClearCase
4 5 (4.20%) JUnit
5 4 (3.36%) Apache Ivy
5 4 (3.36%) Jenkins
5 4 (3.36%) MSI
6 3 (2.52%) JIRA
7 2 (1.68%) JBehave
7 2 (1.68%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.84%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.84%) Rational DOORS
General
1 12 (10.08%) Finance
2 7 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.20%) Banking
3 5 (4.20%) Manufacturing
3 5 (4.20%) Retail
4 4 (3.36%) Electronics
4 4 (3.36%) Legal
5 3 (2.52%) Marketing
5 3 (2.52%) Military
6 2 (1.68%) Advertising
7 1 (0.84%) Billing
7 1 (0.84%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (31.09%) Developer
2 15 (12.61%) Graduate
2 15 (12.61%) Java Developer
3 14 (11.76%) Analyst
3 14 (11.76%) Software Developer
4 10 (8.40%) Data Scientist
4 10 (8.40%) Graduate Analyst
5 9 (7.56%) C++ Software Engineer
5 9 (7.56%) Software Engineer
6 8 (6.72%) Graduate Software Analyst
6 8 (6.72%) Graduate Software Test Analyst
6 8 (6.72%) Graduate Test Analyst
6 8 (6.72%) Junior
6 8 (6.72%) Software Analyst
6 8 (6.72%) Software Test Analyst
6 8 (6.72%) Test Analyst
7 6 (5.04%) Network Engineer
8 5 (4.20%) Graduate Developer
8 5 (4.20%) Graduate Java Developer
8 5 (4.20%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (15.97%) CSS
2 9 (7.56%) Qt
3 8 (6.72%) .NET
4 6 (5.04%) HTML
4 6 (5.04%) Spring
4 6 (5.04%) Web Services
5 5 (4.20%) SOAP
5 5 (4.20%) XML
6 4 (3.36%) RESTful
7 3 (2.52%) .NET Framework
7 3 (2.52%) ASP.NET
7 3 (2.52%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (2.52%) Entity Framework
7 3 (2.52%) GraphQL
7 3 (2.52%) Hibernate
7 3 (2.52%) J2EE
7 3 (2.52%) Node.js
8 2 (1.68%) Ajax
8 2 (1.68%) EJB
8 2 (1.68%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 62 (52.10%) Computer Science
2 21 (17.65%) Algorithms
3 17 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
4 16 (13.45%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (10.08%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (9.24%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 10 (8.40%) Management Information System
8 6 (5.04%) User Experience
9 4 (3.36%) Embedded Systems
9 4 (3.36%) Private Cloud
10 3 (2.52%) Acoustics
10 3 (2.52%) Driving Licence
11 2 (1.68%) Marketing Technology
12 1 (0.84%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.84%) Fintech
12 1 (0.84%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 19 (15.97%) Linux
2 13 (10.92%) Windows
3 5 (4.20%) Apple iOS
4 4 (3.36%) Android
4 4 (3.36%) Windows 10
4 4 (3.36%) Windows 7
5 3 (2.52%) Unix
6 2 (1.68%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (31.93%) Software Engineering
2 34 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (18.49%) OO
4 20 (16.81%) Prototyping
5 17 (14.29%) Analytics
5 17 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
6 16 (13.45%) Data Science
7 15 (12.61%) Statistics
7 15 (12.61%) Test Automation
8 14 (11.76%) Scrum
9 13 (10.92%) Data Analysis
9 13 (10.92%) Mathematics
9 13 (10.92%) TDD
10 12 (10.08%) ITIL
10 12 (10.08%) OOD
10 12 (10.08%) Physics
11 11 (9.24%) Software Testing
12 10 (8.40%) Asset Management
12 10 (8.40%) Machine Learning
13 9 (7.56%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 35 (29.41%) Python
2 32 (26.89%) SQL
3 30 (25.21%) Java
4 21 (17.65%) JavaScript
5 15 (12.61%) C++
6 11 (9.24%) R
7 8 (6.72%) C
8 4 (3.36%) Bash Shell
8 4 (3.36%) C#
8 4 (3.36%) PowerShell
8 4 (3.36%) Tcl
8 4 (3.36%) VB
9 3 (2.52%) Perl
9 3 (2.52%) PHP
10 2 (1.68%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.84%) Ruby
11 1 (0.84%) Scala
11 1 (0.84%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.84%) VBA
11 1 (0.84%) X++
Qualifications
1 19 (15.97%) Security Cleared
2 17 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
3 14 (11.76%) SC Cleared
4 10 (8.40%) CCNA
4 10 (8.40%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (8.40%) ISTQB
5 9 (7.56%) ISEB
6 8 (6.72%) DV Cleared
7 5 (4.20%) CCNP
7 5 (4.20%) DBS Check
8 4 (3.36%) CCSA
8 4 (3.36%) CCSE
8 4 (3.36%) MCDST
8 4 (3.36%) MCP
8 4 (3.36%) MCSE
8 4 (3.36%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (2.52%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.84%) CISSP
10 1 (0.84%) JNCIP
10 1 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.92%) QA
2 4 (3.36%) SLA
3 2 (1.68%) ISO 22301
4 1 (0.84%) COSHH
4 1 (0.84%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (3.36%) Active Directory
1 4 (3.36%) VMware NSX
2 2 (1.68%) Docker
3 1 (0.84%) HDFS
3 1 (0.84%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (3.36%) ArcSight ESM
1 4 (3.36%) SCCM
1 4 (3.36%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (0.84%) Ansible
2 1 (0.84%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.84%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (7.56%) Cisco
1 9 (7.56%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.20%) CheckPoint
2 5 (4.20%) Oracle
2 5 (4.20%) VMware
3 4 (3.36%) ArcSight
3 4 (3.36%) Blue Coat
3 4 (3.36%) F5
3 4 (3.36%) Symantec
4 3 (2.52%) SAP
5 2 (1.68%) Google
5 2 (1.68%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.68%) Siebel
6 1 (0.84%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.84%) LogRhythm
6 1 (0.84%) MuleSoft
6 1 (0.84%) Palo Alto
6 1 (0.84%) SYSPRO
6 1 (0.84%) Tableau
6 1 (0.84%) WatchGuard