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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 21 11 18
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +7
Permanent jobs citing Degree 157 192 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 8.74% 11.41% 9.48%
As % of the Qualifications category 27.79% 40.94% 32.93%
Number of salaries quoted 120 179 127
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,400 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £76,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
565 469 495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 31.46% 27.87% 28.80%
Number of salaries quoted 445 416 394
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 1 April 2015.

Degree Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 April 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.

1 109 (30.28%) JavaScript
2 105 (29.17%) HTML
3 102 (28.33%) .NET
4 101 (28.06%) SQL
5 98 (27.22%) C#
6 88 (24.44%) CSS
7 87 (24.17%) Microsoft
8 82 (22.78%) Agile Software Development
9 76 (21.11%) ASP.NET
10 72 (20.00%) Computer Science
11 67 (18.61%) Finance
12 61 (16.94%) SQL Server
13 60 (16.67%) MVC
14 58 (16.11%) Analytical Skills
15 54 (15.00%) jQuery
16 53 (14.72%) Project Management
17 51 (14.17%) ITIL
18 47 (13.06%) Oracle
19 46 (12.78%) Web Services
20 44 (12.22%) XML
21 43 (11.94%) TDD
22 42 (11.67%) SAP
22 42 (11.67%) Windows
23 39 (10.83%) MS Excel
24 37 (10.28%) CRM
25 34 (9.44%) Software Engineering
26 32 (8.89%) SharePoint
27 30 (8.33%) Scrum
27 30 (8.33%) Retail
28 29 (8.06%) PRINCE2

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 32 (8.89%) SharePoint
2 20 (5.56%) Documentum
3 10 (2.78%) MS Exchange
4 9 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (2.22%) Node.js
5 8 (2.22%) IIS
6 7 (1.94%) Apache
6 7 (1.94%) SAS
7 6 (1.67%) Tomcat
8 5 (1.39%) CMS
9 4 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (1.11%) WebLogic
9 4 (1.11%) Umbraco
9 4 (1.11%) Sitecore CMS
9 4 (1.11%) Lync
10 3 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (0.83%) JBoss
11 2 (0.56%) OpenEdge
12 1 (0.28%) ColdFusion
12 1 (0.28%) WebSphere
Applications
1 39 (10.83%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.33%) MS Office
3 10 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.39%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (1.39%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.56%) MS Project
6 1 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 11 (3.06%) SAP CRM
2 10 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (1.67%) SAP SD
3 6 (1.67%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (0.56%) SAP GRC
5 1 (0.28%) Magento
5 1 (0.28%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.78%) SAN
2 9 (2.50%) Internet
2 9 (2.50%) DNS
3 8 (2.22%) TCP/IP
4 7 (1.94%) WAN
5 5 (1.39%) DHCP
5 5 (1.39%) LAN
5 5 (1.39%) HTTPS
5 5 (1.39%) H.323
5 5 (1.39%) Cisco ICM
6 4 (1.11%) Firewall
7 3 (0.83%) MPLS
8 2 (0.56%) OSPF
8 2 (0.56%) Wireshark
8 2 (0.56%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.28%) PABX
9 1 (0.28%) DMVPN
9 1 (0.28%) NetScaler
9 1 (0.28%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (0.28%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (16.94%) SQL Server
2 23 (6.39%) MySQL
3 22 (6.11%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (3.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (3.06%) Relational Database
5 7 (1.94%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (1.94%) RDBMS
6 6 (1.67%) Crystal Reports
6 6 (1.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 5 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (1.11%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (1.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (1.11%) Oracle Database
9 3 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (0.83%) Oracle9i Database
9 3 (0.83%) SAP BW
10 2 (0.56%) MS Access
10 2 (0.56%) Informix
10 2 (0.56%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 25 (6.94%) Visual Studio
2 10 (2.78%) Subversion
3 6 (1.67%) Eclipse
3 6 (1.67%) JIRA
4 4 (1.11%) Ant
4 4 (1.11%) Maven
4 4 (1.11%) NetBeans
5 3 (0.83%) Bugzilla
5 3 (0.83%) Git (software)
5 3 (0.83%) PEAR
5 3 (0.83%) PHPUnit
5 3 (0.83%) Trac
6 2 (0.56%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.56%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.56%) Selenium
6 2 (0.56%) FitNesse
6 2 (0.56%) JUnit
6 2 (0.56%) RequisitePro
7 1 (0.28%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (0.28%) VectorCAST
General
1 67 (18.61%) Finance
2 30 (8.33%) Retail
3 22 (6.11%) Banking
4 17 (4.72%) Manufacturing
5 15 (4.17%) Marketing
6 14 (3.89%) Law
7 13 (3.61%) Telecoms
7 13 (3.61%) Advertising
8 10 (2.78%) Games
9 9 (2.50%) Investment Banking
10 7 (1.94%) French Language
11 6 (1.67%) German Language
11 6 (1.67%) Spanish Language
11 6 (1.67%) Front Office
12 5 (1.39%) Automotive
13 3 (0.83%) Aerospace
14 2 (0.56%) Legal
14 2 (0.56%) Back Office
14 2 (0.56%) Electronics
14 2 (0.56%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 134 (37.22%) Developer
2 60 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 52 (14.44%) C# Developer
4 46 (12.78%) C# .NET Developer
5 43 (11.94%) Consultant
6 40 (11.11%) Software Developer
7 38 (10.56%) ASP.NET Developer
7 38 (10.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 36 (10.00%) Analyst
9 31 (8.61%) Web Developer
10 26 (7.22%) Graduate
11 25 (6.94%) Junior
12 21 (5.83%) Programme Manager
13 20 (5.56%) Junior Developer
14 19 (5.28%) .NET Web Developer
14 19 (5.28%) C# Web Developer
15 18 (5.00%) Project Manager
16 17 (4.72%) Pre Sales Consultant
17 16 (4.44%) Senior Developer
18 15 (4.17%) Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (29.17%) HTML
2 102 (28.33%) .NET
3 88 (24.44%) CSS
4 76 (21.11%) ASP.NET
5 54 (15.00%) jQuery
6 46 (12.78%) Web Services
7 44 (12.22%) XML
8 23 (6.39%) .NET Framework
9 20 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
9 20 (5.56%) HTML5
10 19 (5.28%) Razor View Engine
10 19 (5.28%) KnockoutJS
11 18 (5.00%) WCF
11 18 (5.00%) WPF
12 16 (4.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 16 (4.44%) ASP.NET Web API
13 15 (4.17%) Entity Framework
14 14 (3.89%) Silverlight
14 14 (3.89%) Sass
14 14 (3.89%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 72 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 58 (16.11%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (4.44%) Life Science
4 14 (3.89%) Mathematics
5 10 (2.78%) Client/Server
5 10 (2.78%) Management Information System
6 8 (2.22%) Open Source
6 8 (2.22%) Digital Media
7 7 (1.94%) GIS
8 6 (1.67%) PMI
9 5 (1.39%) Physics
9 5 (1.39%) Statistics
9 5 (1.39%) Social Media
9 5 (1.39%) Mobile App
9 5 (1.39%) User Experience
10 3 (0.83%) Data Protection Act
10 3 (0.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (0.56%) NHS
11 2 (0.56%) 3D Graphics
11 2 (0.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 42 (11.67%) Windows
2 20 (5.56%) UNIX
3 16 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (3.61%) Linux
5 5 (1.39%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.11%) Windows XP
6 4 (1.11%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.28%) Android
7 1 (0.28%) CentOS
7 1 (0.28%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (22.78%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (16.67%) MVC
3 53 (14.72%) Project Management
4 51 (14.17%) ITIL
5 43 (11.94%) TDD
6 37 (10.28%) CRM
7 34 (9.44%) Software Engineering
8 30 (8.33%) Scrum
9 29 (8.06%) PRINCE2
9 29 (8.06%) Business Intelligence
9 29 (8.06%) PRINCE
10 28 (7.78%) Data Management
11 26 (7.22%) Master Data Management
12 25 (6.94%) Mentoring
12 25 (6.94%) OO
13 23 (6.39%) Responsive Web Design
14 22 (6.11%) Coaching
14 22 (6.11%) Portfolio Management
15 21 (5.83%) Content Management
16 18 (5.00%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 109 (30.28%) JavaScript
2 101 (28.06%) SQL
3 98 (27.22%) C#
4 25 (6.94%) VB.NET
5 24 (6.67%) T-SQL
6 21 (5.83%) Java
7 19 (5.28%) PHP
8 12 (3.33%) C
8 12 (3.33%) C++
8 12 (3.33%) PowerShell
8 12 (3.33%) VB
9 9 (2.50%) PHP5
10 7 (1.94%) VBScript
11 6 (1.67%) VB6
12 5 (1.39%) VBA
12 5 (1.39%) Python
12 5 (1.39%) Shell Script
12 5 (1.39%) Perl
13 4 (1.11%) XPath
14 3 (0.83%) XAML
Qualifications
1 21 (5.83%) ISEB
2 16 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (4.17%) CCNP
4 11 (3.06%) Security Cleared
5 10 (2.78%) SC Cleared
6 9 (2.50%) ISTQB
7 8 (2.22%) CISSP
8 7 (1.94%) MCSE
9 6 (1.67%) MCSA
9 6 (1.67%) CISM
9 6 (1.67%) PMI Certification
10 5 (1.39%) CISA
10 5 (1.39%) PMP
10 5 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 5 (1.39%) HNC
10 5 (1.39%) CCIP
11 3 (0.83%) CCNA
11 3 (0.83%) PCI QSA
11 3 (0.83%) CSSLP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (7.50%) QA
2 12 (3.33%) SLA
3 8 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.11%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.83%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.56%) COBIT
6 2 (0.56%) IEC 61508
7 1 (0.28%) Data Quality
System Software
1 13 (3.61%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.94%) vSphere
3 2 (0.56%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.28%) XenApp
4 1 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (1.39%) Cisco UCCE
1 5 (1.39%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (0.83%) Nagios
2 3 (0.83%) WSUS
2 3 (0.83%) SCCM
3 2 (0.56%) ITRS Geneos
3 2 (0.56%) Netcool
4 1 (0.28%) Cacti
Vendors
1 87 (24.17%) Microsoft
2 47 (13.06%) Oracle
3 42 (11.67%) SAP
4 21 (5.83%) Informatica
5 20 (5.56%) IBM
5 20 (5.56%) Teradata
6 15 (4.17%) Cisco
6 15 (4.17%) VMware
7 7 (1.94%) Citrix
7 7 (1.94%) Juniper
8 5 (1.39%) EMC
8 5 (1.39%) BT
8 5 (1.39%) Verint
9 4 (1.11%) EPiServer
9 4 (1.11%) Sitecore
10 3 (0.83%) Sun
10 3 (0.83%) HP
11 2 (0.56%) F5
11 2 (0.56%) Apple
11 2 (0.56%) Reuters
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