Period
to 19 January 2019

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 19 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 36 28 16
Rank change year-on-year -8 -12 -4
Permanent jobs citing Degree 107 120 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 6.23% 8.03% 9.98%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.36% 23.17% 27.18%
Number of salaries quoted 69 107 146
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.08% -18.75% -
10th Percentile £22,750 £19,200 £27,500
90th Percentile £55,440 £54,700 £60,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 654 518 596
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 38.09% 34.67% 36.70%
Number of salaries quoted 490 444 525
Wiltshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £62,298
South West median annual salary £44,529 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.32% - -

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 19 January 2019.

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 19 January 2019. 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 -21 52 £42,500 +6.25% 7
Chippenham -5 39 £27,500 +14.58% 9
Salisbury -2 7 £32,000 +6.67% 1
Corsham -7 2 £52,500 +162.50% 1
Malmesbury - 1 £96,000 -
Marlborough - 1 £23,500 -
Degree
South West

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, 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 59 (55.14%) Computer Science
2 43 (40.19%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (34.58%) Linux
4 35 (32.71%) Java
5 34 (31.78%) Software Engineering
6 32 (29.91%) Security Cleared
7 30 (28.04%) OO
8 28 (26.17%) Windows
9 27 (25.23%) C++
10 25 (23.36%) Python
11 23 (21.50%) Scrum
11 23 (21.50%) TDD
12 22 (20.56%) SC Cleared
13 20 (18.69%) C
14 17 (15.89%) SQL
14 17 (15.89%) Subversion
15 16 (14.95%) Maven
15 16 (14.95%) Continuous Integration
15 16 (14.95%) ITIL
16 15 (14.02%) Self-Motivation
17 14 (13.08%) Problem-Solving
17 14 (13.08%) Cucumber
17 14 (13.08%) Selenium
17 14 (13.08%) Qt
17 14 (13.08%) OOD
18 13 (12.15%) Project Management
18 13 (12.15%) CCNA
18 13 (12.15%) Cisco Certification
18 13 (12.15%) Firewall
18 13 (12.15%) Jenkins

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 7 (6.54%) Tomcat
2 4 (3.74%) JBoss
2 4 (3.74%) Jetty
2 4 (3.74%) Skype for Business
3 3 (2.80%) Apache
3 3 (2.80%) Confluence
4 2 (1.87%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.93%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (3.74%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.87%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.93%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.93%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.74%) Office 365
2 2 (1.87%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (12.15%) Firewall
2 8 (7.48%) Cisco ASA
2 8 (7.48%) Cisco Nexus
2 8 (7.48%) Network Security
3 7 (6.54%) Cisco ISE
3 7 (6.54%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 7 (6.54%) TACACS
3 7 (6.54%) tcpdump
3 7 (6.54%) Wireshark
4 4 (3.74%) LAN
4 4 (3.74%) Skype
4 4 (3.74%) WAN
5 2 (1.87%) MPLS
5 2 (1.87%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.93%) BGP
6 1 (0.93%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.93%) Internet
6 1 (0.93%) SMS
6 1 (0.93%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.93%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.41%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (4.67%) Big Data
2 5 (4.67%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.87%) Data Mining
3 2 (1.87%) Geospatial Data
3 2 (1.87%) GIS
3 2 (1.87%) Power BI
3 2 (1.87%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.93%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.93%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.93%) SAS EBI
4 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (15.89%) Subversion
2 16 (14.95%) Maven
3 14 (13.08%) Cucumber
3 14 (13.08%) Selenium
4 13 (12.15%) Jenkins
5 12 (11.21%) Ant
6 11 (10.28%) Eclipse
6 11 (10.28%) Git (software)
7 9 (8.41%) Apache Ivy
8 5 (4.67%) ClearCase
8 5 (4.67%) JIRA
8 5 (4.67%) JUnit
8 5 (4.67%) Visual Studio
9 4 (3.74%) MSI
9 4 (3.74%) Sonatype Nexus
10 2 (1.87%) JBehave
10 2 (1.87%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.93%) Bitbucket
11 1 (0.93%) Rational DOORS
General
1 11 (10.28%) Telecoms
2 7 (6.54%) Banking
2 7 (6.54%) Finance
3 5 (4.67%) Electronics
3 5 (4.67%) Retail
4 4 (3.74%) Legal
5 3 (2.80%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.87%) Marketing
6 2 (1.87%) Military
7 1 (0.93%) Advertising
7 1 (0.93%) Billing
Job Titles
1 31 (28.97%) Developer
2 22 (20.56%) Software Engineer
3 15 (14.02%) Java Developer
4 14 (13.08%) C++ Software Engineer
5 13 (12.15%) Graduate
5 13 (12.15%) Junior
6 12 (11.21%) Software Developer
7 9 (8.41%) Graduate Developer
7 9 (8.41%) Graduate Java Developer
7 9 (8.41%) Junior Developer
7 9 (8.41%) Network Engineer
8 8 (7.48%) Junior Software Developer
9 7 (6.54%) Senior Network Engineer
10 5 (4.67%) Data Engineer
10 5 (4.67%) Data Scientist
10 5 (4.67%) Embedded C++ Engineer
10 5 (4.67%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
10 5 (4.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 5 (4.67%) Research Engineer
10 5 (4.67%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (13.08%) Qt
2 10 (9.35%) Spring
3 7 (6.54%) Web Services
4 6 (5.61%) JSF
4 6 (5.61%) RESTful
5 4 (3.74%) Servlets
6 3 (2.80%) CSS
6 3 (2.80%) Hibernate
6 3 (2.80%) HTML
6 3 (2.80%) XML
7 2 (1.87%) EJB
7 2 (1.87%) J2EE
8 1 (0.93%) .NET
8 1 (0.93%) JSON
8 1 (0.93%) JSP
8 1 (0.93%) RAML
8 1 (0.93%) SOAP
8 1 (0.93%) Spring Boot
8 1 (0.93%) Swagger
8 1 (0.93%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.02%) Self-Motivation
2 10 (9.35%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (9.35%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 9 (8.41%) Embedded Systems
3 9 (8.41%) Management Information System
3 9 (8.41%) User Experience
4 7 (6.54%) Private Cloud
5 5 (4.67%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.87%) Acoustics
6 2 (1.87%) Infotainment
7 1 (0.93%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.93%) Fintech
7 1 (0.93%) IVR
7 1 (0.93%) Marketing Technology
7 1 (0.93%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.93%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 37 (34.58%) Linux
2 28 (26.17%) Windows
3 9 (8.41%) Android
3 9 (8.41%) Apple iOS
4 4 (3.74%) Windows 10
4 4 (3.74%) Windows 7
5 3 (2.80%) Unix
6 2 (1.87%) CentOS
6 2 (1.87%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (55.14%) Computer Science
2 43 (40.19%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (31.78%) Software Engineering
4 30 (28.04%) OO
5 23 (21.50%) Scrum
5 23 (21.50%) TDD
6 16 (14.95%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (14.95%) ITIL
7 14 (13.08%) OOD
7 14 (13.08%) Problem-Solving
8 13 (12.15%) Project Management
9 12 (11.21%) Analytics
10 11 (10.28%) Data Science
11 10 (9.35%) Asset Management
11 10 (9.35%) DevOps
11 10 (9.35%) Integration Testing
11 10 (9.35%) Software Testing
11 10 (9.35%) Statistics
12 9 (8.41%) Android Development
12 9 (8.41%) UML
Programming Languages
1 35 (32.71%) Java
2 27 (25.23%) C++
3 25 (23.36%) Python
4 20 (18.69%) C
5 17 (15.89%) SQL
6 8 (7.48%) PowerShell
7 7 (6.54%) Bash Shell
7 7 (6.54%) Embedded C
7 7 (6.54%) Tcl
8 6 (5.61%) R
9 4 (3.74%) VB
10 3 (2.80%) JavaScript
11 2 (1.87%) Embedded C++
11 2 (1.87%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.93%) C#
12 1 (0.93%) Perl
12 1 (0.93%) PHP
12 1 (0.93%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.93%) VBA
12 1 (0.93%) X++
Qualifications
1 32 (29.91%) Security Cleared
2 22 (20.56%) SC Cleared
3 13 (12.15%) CCNA
3 13 (12.15%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (7.48%) CCNP
4 8 (7.48%) DV Cleared
5 7 (6.54%) CCSA
5 7 (6.54%) CCSE
6 5 (4.67%) DBS Check
7 4 (3.74%) Computer Science Degree
7 4 (3.74%) MCDST
7 4 (3.74%) MCP
7 4 (3.74%) MCSE
7 4 (3.74%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.87%) ISEB
8 2 (1.87%) ISTQB
8 2 (1.87%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.93%) PhD
9 1 (0.93%) PMP
9 1 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.54%) QA
2 4 (3.74%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (6.54%) VMware NSX
2 4 (3.74%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.93%) Docker
3 1 (0.93%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (6.54%) ArcSight ESM
2 4 (3.74%) SCCM
2 4 (3.74%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (0.93%) Ansible
3 1 (0.93%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.93%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (11.21%) Cisco
1 12 (11.21%) VMware
2 10 (9.35%) Microsoft
3 8 (7.48%) CheckPoint
4 7 (6.54%) ArcSight
4 7 (6.54%) Blue Coat
4 7 (6.54%) F5
5 4 (3.74%) Symantec
6 3 (2.80%) Oracle
6 3 (2.80%) SAP
7 2 (1.87%) Google
7 2 (1.87%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.93%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.93%) Juniper
8 1 (0.93%) MuleSoft
8 1 (0.93%) Palo Alto
8 1 (0.93%) Tableau
8 1 (0.93%) WatchGuard