The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 12 20 19
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Permanent jobs citing Degree 203 158 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 11.12% 8.96% 7.01%
As % of the Qualifications category 40.20% 31.04% 26.02%
Number of salaries quoted 184 125 94
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +26.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,100 £64,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Qualifications Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
505 509 392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 27.66% 28.85% 26.94%
Number of salaries quoted 445 402 336
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Degree
West Midlands

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 16 April 2014.

Degree Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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.

1 156 (41.27%) Finance
2 81 (21.43%) Computer Science
3 80 (21.16%) Banking
3 80 (21.16%) SQL
4 70 (18.52%) Business Analysis
5 68 (17.99%) SQL Server
6 67 (17.72%) C#
7 66 (17.46%) Microsoft
8 55 (14.55%) HTML
8 55 (14.55%) Windows
9 50 (13.23%) CSS
9 50 (13.23%) Business Development
10 49 (12.96%) QA
10 49 (12.96%) Project Management
11 47 (12.43%) .NET
12 46 (12.17%) User Acceptance Testing
13 45 (11.90%) ITIL
14 44 (11.64%) Java
15 43 (11.38%) MS Office
16 40 (10.58%) C++
16 40 (10.58%) Agile Software Development
17 39 (10.32%) JavaScript
18 36 (9.52%) Retail
18 36 (9.52%) Oracle
19 34 (8.99%) E-Commerce
20 33 (8.73%) C
20 33 (8.73%) UNIX
20 33 (8.73%) ASP.NET
20 33 (8.73%) Economics
21 31 (8.20%) Data Modelling

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 8 (2.12%) MS Exchange
2 7 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (1.85%) WebSphere
2 7 (1.85%) Apache
2 7 (1.85%) Tomcat
3 6 (1.59%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (1.32%) Lync
4 5 (1.32%) Office Communications Server
4 5 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (0.79%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (0.79%) IIS
6 2 (0.53%) nginx
7 1 (0.26%) Node.js
7 1 (0.26%) WordPress
7 1 (0.26%) Papyrus
7 1 (0.26%) CMS
7 1 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.26%) SAS
Applications
1 43 (11.38%) MS Office
2 23 (6.08%) MS Excel
3 6 (1.59%) Photoshop
4 4 (1.06%) SPSS
4 4 (1.06%) MS Project
5 3 (0.79%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.79%) InDesign
6 2 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.26%) PrintSoft PReS
7 1 (0.26%) DOC1
7 1 (0.26%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 1 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (4.50%) SuccessFactors
2 5 (1.32%) Office 365
3 4 (1.06%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (5.29%) TCP/IP
2 9 (2.38%) WAN
3 8 (2.12%) LAN
4 7 (1.85%) PABX
4 7 (1.85%) NAS
4 7 (1.85%) SDH
4 7 (1.85%) SAN
5 5 (1.32%) Unified Communications
6 3 (0.79%) Firewall
6 3 (0.79%) Internet
7 2 (0.53%) Intranet
8 1 (0.26%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (0.26%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.26%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.26%) Wireless
8 1 (0.26%) LDAP
8 1 (0.26%) Broadband
8 1 (0.26%) DNS
8 1 (0.26%) DHCP
8 1 (0.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (17.99%) SQL Server
2 29 (7.67%) Relational Database
3 14 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (3.17%) Big Data
5 10 (2.65%) MySQL
5 10 (2.65%) RDBMS
5 10 (2.65%) Oracle Database
6 9 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
6 9 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (1.06%) Data Mining
9 4 (1.06%) DataStage
9 4 (1.06%) MS Access
9 4 (1.06%) OLAP
9 4 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (1.06%) Oracle BI EE
10 3 (0.79%) QlikView
10 3 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (0.79%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 14 (3.70%) Visual Studio
2 5 (1.32%) Subversion
2 5 (1.32%) Eclipse
3 4 (1.06%) LoadRunner
3 4 (1.06%) Bugzilla
3 4 (1.06%) TeamCity
4 3 (0.79%) Apache Continuum
4 3 (0.79%) Selenium
4 3 (0.79%) FitNesse
4 3 (0.79%) Maven
4 3 (0.79%) Dreamweaver
5 2 (0.53%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.53%) Eclipse RCP
5 2 (0.53%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.26%) Gradle
General
1 156 (41.27%) Finance
2 80 (21.16%) Banking
3 36 (9.52%) Retail
4 29 (7.67%) Investment Banking
5 23 (6.08%) Marketing
6 20 (5.29%) Front Office
7 17 (4.50%) Billing
8 15 (3.97%) Corporate Banking
9 9 (2.38%) Retail Banking
10 8 (2.12%) Telecoms
10 8 (2.12%) Law
11 7 (1.85%) Financial Institution
12 6 (1.59%) Manufacturing
13 5 (1.32%) French Language
13 5 (1.32%) Japanese Language
13 5 (1.32%) Games
14 4 (1.06%) Legal
14 4 (1.06%) Multimedia
15 2 (0.53%) Automotive
15 2 (0.53%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 102 (26.98%) Analyst
2 88 (23.28%) Developer
3 65 (17.20%) Business Analyst
4 59 (15.61%) Consultant
5 37 (9.79%) Financial Business Analyst
5 37 (9.79%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 25 (6.61%) C# Developer
7 24 (6.35%) Project Manager
8 22 (5.82%) Graduate
9 19 (5.03%) Software Developer
9 19 (5.03%) Senior Consultant
10 18 (4.76%) Architect
10 18 (4.76%) Technical Consultant
11 16 (4.23%) .NET Developer
11 16 (4.23%) Programmer
11 16 (4.23%) Technical Architect
11 16 (4.23%) Graduate Developer
12 14 (3.70%) Business Consultant
12 14 (3.70%) Web Developer
12 14 (3.70%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (14.55%) HTML
2 50 (13.23%) CSS
3 47 (12.43%) .NET
4 33 (8.73%) ASP.NET
5 17 (4.50%) jQuery
6 14 (3.70%) XML
7 13 (3.44%) Ajax
8 9 (2.38%) CSS3
8 9 (2.38%) Spring
8 9 (2.38%) WinForms
9 8 (2.12%) Web Services
9 8 (2.12%) .NET Framework
9 8 (2.12%) HTML5
10 7 (1.85%) SOAP
11 6 (1.59%) Hibernate
11 6 (1.59%) WPF
12 5 (1.32%) CodeIgniter
12 5 (1.32%) MFC
13 4 (1.06%) ADO.NET
13 4 (1.06%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 81 (21.43%) Computer Science
2 33 (8.73%) Economics
3 18 (4.76%) Social Media
3 18 (4.76%) Digital Media
4 16 (4.23%) Mathematics
5 11 (2.91%) EPoS
6 10 (2.65%) Management Information System
7 9 (2.38%) Reference Data
8 7 (1.85%) Visualisation
8 7 (1.85%) iSeries
8 7 (1.85%) CCTV
8 7 (1.85%) AS400
9 6 (1.59%) EFT
9 6 (1.59%) E-Learning
10 5 (1.32%) Mobile App
10 5 (1.32%) FMCG
11 4 (1.06%) Client/Server
11 4 (1.06%) Statistics
12 3 (0.79%) Enterprise Storage
12 3 (0.79%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 55 (14.55%) Windows
2 33 (8.73%) UNIX
3 30 (7.94%) Linux
4 16 (4.23%) Solaris
5 5 (1.32%) Windows 7
5 5 (1.32%) Android
6 4 (1.06%) AIX
7 3 (0.79%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.26%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.26%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.26%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (18.52%) Business Analysis
2 50 (13.23%) Business Development
3 49 (12.96%) Project Management
4 46 (12.17%) User Acceptance Testing
5 45 (11.90%) ITIL
6 40 (10.58%) Agile Software Development
7 34 (8.99%) E-Commerce
8 31 (8.20%) Data Modelling
9 30 (7.94%) Stakeholder Management
10 29 (7.67%) CRM
10 29 (7.67%) PRINCE2
10 29 (7.67%) Software Engineering
11 28 (7.41%) Data Analysis
12 26 (6.88%) Analytics
13 25 (6.61%) Business Intelligence
14 24 (6.35%) Time Management
15 23 (6.08%) OO
16 20 (5.29%) Migration
17 17 (4.50%) Project Planning
18 16 (4.23%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 80 (21.16%) SQL
2 67 (17.72%) C#
3 44 (11.64%) Java
4 40 (10.58%) C++
5 39 (10.32%) JavaScript
6 33 (8.73%) C
7 29 (7.67%) PHP
8 19 (5.03%) Shell Script
9 16 (4.23%) VB.NET
10 15 (3.97%) T-SQL
11 13 (3.44%) Python
11 13 (3.44%) VBScript
12 11 (2.91%) Perl
13 10 (2.65%) PL/SQL
14 8 (2.12%) Delphi
15 7 (1.85%) RPG
16 4 (1.06%) VB
17 3 (0.79%) VBA
18 2 (0.53%) VC++
18 2 (0.53%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 21 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (4.50%) ISEB
3 12 (3.17%) MCSE
4 11 (2.91%) HND
5 8 (2.12%) MCTS
6 5 (1.32%) MCITP
6 5 (1.32%) MCSA
7 4 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (1.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (1.06%) ISTQB
7 4 (1.06%) Security Cleared
7 4 (1.06%) VCP5
8 3 (0.79%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.79%) CISM
8 3 (0.79%) CISSP
9 2 (0.53%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.26%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.26%) APMP
10 1 (0.26%) CGEIT
10 1 (0.26%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (12.96%) QA
2 12 (3.17%) SLA
3 7 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (1.59%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.26%) COBIT
System Software
1 15 (3.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (1.85%) Active Directory
3 6 (1.59%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.79%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.26%) KVM
5 1 (0.26%) UAG
5 1 (0.26%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (0.26%) XenApp
5 1 (0.26%) XenServer
5 1 (0.26%) vSphere
5 1 (0.26%) Squid
5 1 (0.26%) MetaFrame
5 1 (0.26%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.26%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (1.32%) SCCM
1 5 (1.32%) SCOM
2 1 (0.26%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (0.26%) Control-M
Vendors
1 66 (17.46%) Microsoft
2 36 (9.52%) Oracle
3 17 (4.50%) VMware
4 16 (4.23%) HP
5 12 (3.17%) JBoss
6 11 (2.91%) Sage
6 11 (2.91%) Sybase
7 10 (2.65%) Salesforce.com
7 10 (2.65%) Progress
8 9 (2.38%) Epicor
9 8 (2.12%) Reuters
9 8 (2.12%) Bloomberg
10 4 (1.06%) Adobe
10 4 (1.06%) Hyperion
10 4 (1.06%) Informatica
10 4 (1.06%) Veritas
10 4 (1.06%) Business Objects
10 4 (1.06%) Trayport
11 3 (0.79%) SAP
11 3 (0.79%) Citrix
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