The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 16 17 17
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs citing Degree 206 225 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 10.52% 10.26% 9.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 32.96% 29.68% 30.02%
Number of salaries quoted 154 187 176
Average salary £37,750 £40,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.79% -13.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,950 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,650 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.49% +3.06%
Degree
West Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
625 758 653
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 31.92% 34.55% 30.44%
Number of salaries quoted 519 654 586
Average salary £48,000 £50,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Degree
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Degree Salary Trend in Birmingham

Degree
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Degree across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Degree Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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.

1 153 (41.46%) Computer Science
2 100 (27.10%) HTML
3 94 (25.47%) JavaScript
3 94 (25.47%) Microsoft
3 94 (25.47%) Finance
4 90 (24.39%) SQL Server
5 88 (23.85%) SQL
6 84 (22.76%) .NET
7 79 (21.41%) C#
8 75 (20.33%) CSS
9 73 (19.78%) Project Management
10 67 (18.16%) Java
11 66 (17.89%) Agile Software Development
12 56 (15.18%) Oracle
12 56 (15.18%) XML
13 55 (14.91%) Analytical Skills
14 54 (14.63%) MS Excel
15 49 (13.28%) Windows
16 46 (12.47%) ITIL
17 43 (11.65%) Web Services
18 40 (10.84%) Visual Studio
19 39 (10.57%) OO
20 36 (9.76%) PRINCE2
20 36 (9.76%) MySQL
21 35 (9.49%) ASP.NET
22 34 (9.21%) WCF
23 32 (8.67%) VB.NET
24 31 (8.40%) ISEB
25 29 (7.86%) Web Development
25 29 (7.86%) Service Management

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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.

Application Platforms
1 28 (7.59%) SharePoint
2 25 (6.78%) WebLogic
3 22 (5.96%) IIS
3 22 (5.96%) WebSphere
4 8 (2.17%) Tomcat
5 6 (1.63%) SharePoint 2010
5 6 (1.63%) MS Exchange
5 6 (1.63%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (1.36%) Documentum
7 4 (1.08%) JBoss
7 4 (1.08%) Apache
8 2 (0.54%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.54%) Drupal
8 2 (0.54%) SAS
8 2 (0.54%) CMS
8 2 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.27%) OpenEdge
9 1 (0.27%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.27%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 54 (14.63%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.71%) MS Project
3 8 (2.17%) AutoCAD
4 6 (1.63%) MS Office
4 6 (1.63%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.36%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.54%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.27%) Simulink
7 1 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.27%) TargetLink
7 1 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.27%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 4 (1.08%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.81%) SAP Business One
2 3 (0.81%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.54%) Sage ERP X3
4 1 (0.27%) Line 500
4 1 (0.27%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (1.08%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.27%) SaaS
2 1 (0.27%) PaaS
2 1 (0.27%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.79%) TCP/IP
2 12 (3.25%) Internet
3 10 (2.71%) Firewall
4 8 (2.17%) VPN
5 7 (1.90%) LAN
6 6 (1.63%) DNS
7 5 (1.36%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (1.36%) OSPF
7 5 (1.36%) BGP
7 5 (1.36%) SAN
7 5 (1.36%) CTI
7 5 (1.36%) Cisco IOS
7 5 (1.36%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (1.08%) HSRP
8 4 (1.08%) VLAN
8 4 (1.08%) MPLS
8 4 (1.08%) VoIP
9 3 (0.81%) WAN
9 3 (0.81%) HTTPS
9 3 (0.81%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (24.39%) SQL Server
2 36 (9.76%) MySQL
3 23 (6.23%) Crystal Reports
4 17 (4.61%) Oracle Database
4 17 (4.61%) Relational Database
5 15 (4.07%) RDBMS
6 10 (2.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (1.90%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (1.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (1.63%) Oracle Database 11g
10 6 (1.63%) SQL Server 2000
11 5 (1.36%) MS Access
11 5 (1.36%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 3 (0.81%) Big Data
13 3 (0.81%) Oracle9i Database
14 2 (0.54%) SQL Server 7
14 2 (0.54%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 40 (10.84%) Visual Studio
2 13 (3.52%) Selenium
3 7 (1.90%) Subversion
4 6 (1.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 5 (1.36%) HP UFT
5 5 (1.36%) LoadRunner
6 4 (1.08%) Eclipse
6 4 (1.08%) Maven
6 4 (1.08%) NetBeans
7 3 (0.81%) JIRA
7 3 (0.81%) Git (software)
7 3 (0.81%) Ant
7 3 (0.81%) JUnit
7 3 (0.81%) Hudson
8 2 (0.54%) CMake
8 2 (0.54%) WebDriver
8 2 (0.54%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.54%) Bugzilla
9 1 (0.27%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.27%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 94 (25.47%) Finance
2 28 (7.59%) Manufacturing
3 18 (4.88%) Law
4 14 (3.79%) Marketing
5 12 (3.25%) Automotive
5 12 (3.25%) Retail
6 11 (2.98%) Telecoms
7 7 (1.90%) Back Office
8 5 (1.36%) Legal
8 5 (1.36%) Games
8 5 (1.36%) Banking
9 3 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.54%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.54%) Advertising
10 2 (0.54%) German Language
11 1 (0.27%) Publishing
11 1 (0.27%) Mandarin Language
11 1 (0.27%) Cantonese Language
11 1 (0.27%) French Language
11 1 (0.27%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 122 (33.06%) Developer
2 49 (13.28%) Software Developer
3 44 (11.92%) Analyst
4 32 (8.67%) Consultant
5 30 (8.13%) C# Developer
6 27 (7.32%) .NET Developer
7 26 (7.05%) Graduate
8 25 (6.78%) C# .NET Developer
9 21 (5.69%) Web Developer
10 20 (5.42%) Java Developer
10 20 (5.42%) Graduate Developer
11 18 (4.88%) Junior
12 17 (4.61%) ASP.NET Developer
12 17 (4.61%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 16 (4.34%) Transition Manager
13 16 (4.34%) Architect
13 16 (4.34%) Project Manager
13 16 (4.34%) Technical Consultant
14 15 (4.07%) Java Consultant
15 14 (3.79%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (27.10%) HTML
2 84 (22.76%) .NET
3 75 (20.33%) CSS
4 56 (15.18%) XML
5 43 (11.65%) Web Services
6 35 (9.49%) ASP.NET
7 34 (9.21%) WCF
8 25 (6.78%) J2EE
9 23 (6.23%) WPF
9 23 (6.23%) .NET Framework
9 23 (6.23%) jQuery
10 20 (5.42%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 19 (5.15%) .NET Compact Framework
11 19 (5.15%) ADO.NET
11 19 (5.15%) WinForms
12 18 (4.88%) JSP
12 18 (4.88%) Silverlight
13 16 (4.34%) LINQ
13 16 (4.34%) Middleware
14 15 (4.07%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 153 (41.46%) Computer Science
2 55 (14.91%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (5.96%) Client/Server
4 16 (4.34%) Life Science
5 14 (3.79%) Mathematics
5 14 (3.79%) Data Centre
6 12 (3.25%) Enterprise Software
7 11 (2.98%) Management Information System
8 10 (2.71%) PMI
9 8 (2.17%) Semantic Web
9 8 (2.17%) Ontologies
10 5 (1.36%) Statistics
10 5 (1.36%) N-Tier
11 4 (1.08%) Economics
11 4 (1.08%) Credit Risk
11 4 (1.08%) User Experience
12 3 (0.81%) Physics
12 3 (0.81%) Data Integration
12 3 (0.81%) Blackberry
13 2 (0.54%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 49 (13.28%) Windows
2 20 (5.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (3.52%) Linux
4 12 (3.25%) UNIX
5 6 (1.63%) Android
6 2 (0.54%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (0.54%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.27%) VMS
7 1 (0.27%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.27%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (19.78%) Project Management
2 66 (17.89%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (12.47%) ITIL
4 39 (10.57%) OO
5 36 (9.76%) PRINCE2
6 29 (7.86%) Service Management
6 29 (7.86%) Web Development
7 28 (7.59%) SDLC
8 27 (7.32%) Software Engineering
9 24 (6.50%) Mentoring
10 23 (6.23%) Business Intelligence
11 22 (5.96%) ITSM
11 22 (5.96%) Business Development
12 21 (5.69%) OOD
13 17 (4.61%) Coaching
14 16 (4.34%) Transition Management
15 15 (4.07%) Software Delivery
15 15 (4.07%) Service Delivery
15 15 (4.07%) Requirements Analysis
15 15 (4.07%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 94 (25.47%) JavaScript
2 88 (23.85%) SQL
3 79 (21.41%) C#
4 67 (18.16%) Java
5 32 (8.67%) VB.NET
6 26 (7.05%) T-SQL
7 22 (5.96%) PHP
8 21 (5.69%) C++
9 19 (5.15%) VB6
9 19 (5.15%) VB
10 16 (4.34%) PowerShell
11 12 (3.25%) C
12 8 (2.17%) SPARQL
13 6 (1.63%) Python
14 4 (1.08%) Shell Script
14 4 (1.08%) PL/SQL
15 3 (0.81%) Perl
15 3 (0.81%) PHP5
15 3 (0.81%) XPath
16 2 (0.54%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 31 (8.40%) ISEB
2 18 (4.88%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (4.61%) Postgraduate
4 16 (4.34%) CCNP
5 15 (4.07%) PMI Certification
6 9 (2.44%) HNC
7 8 (2.17%) HND
7 8 (2.17%) CCNA
7 8 (2.17%) PMP
7 8 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (2.17%) ISTQB
8 5 (1.36%) CCIE
8 5 (1.36%) CCDP
8 5 (1.36%) MCSE
9 4 (1.08%) MCSA
9 4 (1.08%) CISSP
9 4 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (1.08%) Security Cleared
9 4 (1.08%) CISA
10 3 (0.81%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (5.96%) QA
2 5 (1.36%) SLA
3 3 (0.81%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.27%) BS7666
5 1 (0.27%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.27%) PMBOK
System Software
1 13 (3.52%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.08%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.81%) Firmware
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (1.08%) SCCM
2 3 (0.81%) AirWatch
2 3 (0.81%) Nessus
2 3 (0.81%) Nmap
3 2 (0.54%) WSUS
4 1 (0.27%) Foglight
Vendors
1 94 (25.47%) Microsoft
2 56 (15.18%) Oracle
3 21 (5.69%) IBM
4 17 (4.61%) Cisco
5 15 (4.07%) BEA
6 11 (2.98%) SAP
7 10 (2.71%) VMware
8 6 (1.63%) Teradata
8 6 (1.63%) Informatica
9 5 (1.36%) HP
9 5 (1.36%) Citrix
9 5 (1.36%) CheckPoint
9 5 (1.36%) Google
10 4 (1.08%) Remedy
10 4 (1.08%) Siemens
10 4 (1.08%) Barracuda Networks
10 4 (1.08%) Veeam
10 4 (1.08%) Red Gate
10 4 (1.08%) Allen-Bradley
11 3 (0.81%) FireEye
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40000 - 60000
Posted: 8 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
PNG Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30K - 75K
Posted: 9 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40K - £65K
Posted: 9 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40K - £65K
Posted: 9 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £80,000 + excellent, comprehensive package
Posted: 13 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £55,000 + a brilliant package
Posted: 13 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £75,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment Midlands Ltd
Salary: excellent package & training
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 per annum + excellent package & training
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Hudson IT
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £00000.00 - £1 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £70,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £75,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35-55K
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: 45-65K
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £80,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago