The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT jobs advertised for the Basildon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 26 13 2
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -11
Permanent jobs citing Degree 3 3 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 3.30% 4.84% 31.91%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.82% 16.67% 54.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 5
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -4.34%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
Degree
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basildon region.

Qualifications Category
Basildon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
44 18 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 48.35% 29.03% 58.51%
Number of salaries quoted 8 18 23
Average salary £25,500 £57,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-55.65% +15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Degree across the Basildon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

Degree
Salary Trend in Basildon

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

Degree Salary Trend in Basildon

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Basildon region citing Degree also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Degree.

1 8 (80.00%) Finance
2 6 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (60.00%) HP
3 5 (50.00%) ISEB
3 5 (50.00%) Citrix
3 5 (50.00%) LoadRunner
3 5 (50.00%) QA
3 5 (50.00%) Performance Testing
3 5 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 5 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 5 (50.00%) Test Strategy
4 4 (40.00%) HP SiteScope
4 4 (40.00%) SoapUI
4 4 (40.00%) Load Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Project Management
4 4 (40.00%) C#
4 4 (40.00%) Java
4 4 (40.00%) VBA
4 4 (40.00%) SOAP
5 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
6 2 (20.00%) Line Management
6 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
6 2 (20.00%) Resource Management
6 2 (20.00%) ITIL
6 2 (20.00%) LAN
6 2 (20.00%) WAN
6 2 (20.00%) Cisco
6 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Basildon region citing Degree also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Degree. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) LAN
1 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (20.00%) WAN
2 1 (10.00%) BGP
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (10.00%) DHCP
2 1 (10.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) FWSM
2 1 (10.00%) Internet
2 1 (10.00%) MPLS
2 1 (10.00%) Multicast
2 1 (10.00%) OSPF
2 1 (10.00%) SAN
2 1 (10.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (10.00%) VLAN
2 1 (10.00%) VoIP
2 1 (10.00%) VPN
2 1 (10.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) LoadRunner
2 4 (40.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (10.00%) HP UFT
General
1 8 (80.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (10.00%) Billing
3 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Performance Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Data Centre Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Data Centre Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Automation Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Network Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Operations Manager
3 1 (10.00%) QA Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Service Operations Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (20.00%) PMI
4 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 5 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 5 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 4 (40.00%) Load Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Project Management
3 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) Line Management
4 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
4 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
4 2 (20.00%) Resource Management
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
5 1 (10.00%) Presales
5 1 (10.00%) QMS
5 1 (10.00%) Quality Management
5 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) C#
1 4 (40.00%) Java
1 4 (40.00%) VBA
2 1 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) ISEB
1 5 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (20.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (20.00%) PMP
3 1 (10.00%) CCDA
3 1 (10.00%) CCNP
3 1 (10.00%) CCSP
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (10.00%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) HP
2 5 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco
3 2 (20.00%) Juniper
4 1 (10.00%) Avaya
4 1 (10.00%) BroadSoft
4 1 (10.00%) F5