Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Graduate was £27,000 in advertised job vacancies in Wiltshire during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Graduate
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 101 123
Rank change year-on-year +2 +22 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 22 26 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 1.42% 1.52% 0.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.45% 1.56% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 22 27 21
Wiltshire median annual salary £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% - +4.17%
10th Percentile £22,500 £17,700 £20,750
90th Percentile £32,125 £32,500 £27,750
South West median annual salary £25,000 £26,000 £23,500
% change year-on-year -3.85% +10.64% +4.44%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Wiltshire
Permanent vacancies in Wiltshire with a recognized job title 1515 1662 2122
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.87% 97.48% 97.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1277 1424 1877
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,000 £38,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.23% -3.13% +3.90%
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,500 £25,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,998 £60,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%

Graduate
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

Job postings that featured Graduate in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire.

Job vacancy trend for Graduate in Wiltshire

Graduate
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Salary trend for Graduate in Wiltshire

Graduate
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Graduate in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Graduate in Wiltshire

Graduate
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
Salisbury -17 13 £27,500 +66.67%
Swindon -3 4 £26,000 -13.33% 1
Chippenham +16 3 £25,000 +19.05% 2
Graduate
South West

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, Graduate job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wiltshire region featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 19 (86.36%) Computer Science
2 14 (63.64%) Degree
3 13 (59.09%) SQL
4 12 (54.55%) Computer Science Degree
5 11 (50.00%) Java
5 11 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 10 (45.45%) Python
6 10 (45.45%) CSS
6 10 (45.45%) Physics
6 10 (45.45%) Prototyping
7 5 (22.73%) C#
7 5 (22.73%) .NET
8 3 (13.64%) VB
8 3 (13.64%) HNC
8 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
8 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
9 2 (9.09%) Information Assurance
9 2 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
9 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
9 2 (9.09%) Mathematics
9 2 (9.09%) Security Testing
9 2 (9.09%) RMADS
9 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
9 2 (9.09%) Risk Management
9 2 (9.09%) Finance
9 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (9.09%) Windows
9 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
9 2 (9.09%) Client/Server
9 2 (9.09%) ERP

Graduate Skill Set
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:

Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) IPsec
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (45.45%) CSS
2 5 (22.73%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 19 (86.36%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.09%) Client/Server
2 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Physics
1 10 (45.45%) Prototyping
2 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
3 2 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (9.09%) ERP
3 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
3 2 (9.09%) Information Assurance
3 2 (9.09%) Mathematics
3 2 (9.09%) Risk Management
3 2 (9.09%) Security Testing
4 1 (4.55%) Test Automation
4 1 (4.55%) Time Management
4 1 (4.55%) Validation
4 1 (4.55%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (59.09%) SQL
2 11 (50.00%) Java
2 11 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (45.45%) Python
4 5 (22.73%) C#
5 3 (13.64%) VB
6 1 (4.55%) C
6 1 (4.55%) C++
6 1 (4.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (63.64%) Degree
2 12 (54.55%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (13.64%) HNC
4 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) RMADS
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft