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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 16 10 13
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Permanent jobs citing Degree 163 181 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 9.01% 12.14% 10.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 26.12% 43.10% 36.25%
Number of salaries quoted 129 168 140
Average salary £40,000 £43,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.51% +1.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,850 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
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
624 420 469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 34.49% 28.17% 28.19%
Number of salaries quoted 524 366 391
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £44,827
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 2 March 2015.

Degree Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 2 March 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.

1 108 (27.41%) SQL
2 102 (25.89%) .NET
3 100 (25.38%) Microsoft
4 95 (24.11%) C#
4 95 (24.11%) HTML
5 92 (23.35%) JavaScript
6 80 (20.30%) Computer Science
7 77 (19.54%) Agile Software Development
7 77 (19.54%) CSS
8 76 (19.29%) ASP.NET
8 76 (19.29%) SQL Server
9 73 (18.53%) Windows
9 73 (18.53%) Finance
10 70 (17.77%) ITIL
11 69 (17.51%) MVC
12 63 (15.99%) Analytical Skills
13 61 (15.48%) jQuery
14 56 (14.21%) Project Management
15 49 (12.44%) Web Services
16 48 (12.18%) MS Excel
17 47 (11.93%) CRM
18 45 (11.42%) SAP
18 45 (11.42%) TDD
19 41 (10.41%) Oracle
20 35 (8.88%) Retail
21 31 (7.87%) Scrum
22 30 (7.61%) XML
22 30 (7.61%) MS Office
22 30 (7.61%) ASP.NET MVC
22 30 (7.61%) Software Engineering

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 25 (6.35%) SharePoint
2 16 (4.06%) MS Exchange
2 16 (4.06%) Documentum
3 14 (3.55%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (2.54%) Node.js
5 8 (2.03%) SAS
6 7 (1.78%) IIS
7 6 (1.52%) Apache
7 6 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (1.52%) Lync
8 5 (1.27%) Tomcat
8 5 (1.27%) CMS
9 4 (1.02%) Umbraco
9 4 (1.02%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (0.76%) JBoss
11 2 (0.51%) OpenEdge
11 2 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (0.51%) Drupal
11 2 (0.51%) nginx
Applications
1 48 (12.18%) MS Excel
2 30 (7.61%) MS Office
3 14 (3.55%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (1.78%) MS Project
5 4 (1.02%) Photoshop
5 4 (1.02%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.25%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 12 (3.05%) SAP CRM
2 11 (2.79%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (2.54%) Oracle ERP
4 6 (1.52%) SAP SD
5 5 (1.27%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (1.02%) SAP GRC
7 3 (0.76%) Dynamics GP
8 1 (0.25%) Magento
8 1 (0.25%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.51%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.25%) SaaS
3 1 (0.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (5.58%) TCP/IP
2 19 (4.82%) DNS
3 14 (3.55%) SAN
4 12 (3.05%) WAN
5 10 (2.54%) DHCP
5 10 (2.54%) LAN
6 9 (2.28%) Firewall
7 6 (1.52%) Internet
8 5 (1.27%) HTTPS
9 4 (1.02%) Cisco ICM
9 4 (1.02%) H.323
10 3 (0.76%) Unified Communications
10 3 (0.76%) Wireless
10 3 (0.76%) VPN
10 3 (0.76%) VoIP
10 3 (0.76%) MPLS
10 3 (0.76%) EIGRP
11 2 (0.51%) VRRP
11 2 (0.51%) OSPF
11 2 (0.51%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (19.29%) SQL Server
2 18 (4.57%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (4.31%) MySQL
4 11 (2.79%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (2.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (2.03%) Relational Database
7 6 (1.52%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 5 (1.27%) SAP BW
8 5 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (0.76%) RDBMS
9 3 (0.76%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (0.76%) KDB
10 2 (0.51%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.51%) RavenDB
10 2 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.51%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.51%) Informix
10 2 (0.51%) Oracle9i Database
10 2 (0.51%) MS Access
10 2 (0.51%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 14 (3.55%) Visual Studio
2 7 (1.78%) Subversion
3 6 (1.52%) JIRA
4 3 (0.76%) Bugzilla
4 3 (0.76%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.76%) PEAR
4 3 (0.76%) PHPUnit
4 3 (0.76%) Trac
5 2 (0.51%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.51%) Cucumber
5 2 (0.51%) JUnit
5 2 (0.51%) Selenium
5 2 (0.51%) FitNesse
5 2 (0.51%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (0.51%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.51%) RequisitePro
6 1 (0.25%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.25%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.25%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (0.25%) VectorCAST
General
1 73 (18.53%) Finance
2 35 (8.88%) Retail
3 21 (5.33%) Banking
4 18 (4.57%) Manufacturing
5 16 (4.06%) Front Office
5 16 (4.06%) Marketing
6 15 (3.81%) Telecoms
7 14 (3.55%) Advertising
7 14 (3.55%) Law
8 11 (2.79%) Games
9 10 (2.54%) Investment Banking
10 7 (1.78%) Automotive
10 7 (1.78%) Financial Institution
11 6 (1.52%) French Language
11 6 (1.52%) German Language
11 6 (1.52%) Spanish Language
12 3 (0.76%) Electronics
12 3 (0.76%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.51%) Back Office
13 2 (0.51%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 129 (32.74%) Developer
2 56 (14.21%) Consultant
3 54 (13.71%) .NET Developer
4 47 (11.93%) Analyst
5 43 (10.91%) C# Developer
6 38 (9.64%) C# .NET Developer
7 34 (8.63%) ASP.NET Developer
8 33 (8.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 31 (7.87%) Software Developer
10 28 (7.11%) Web Developer
11 26 (6.60%) Graduate
12 22 (5.58%) Junior
13 20 (5.08%) Service Manager
14 18 (4.57%) Applications Support
15 17 (4.31%) Project Manager
15 17 (4.31%) Junior Developer
15 17 (4.31%) Pre Sales Consultant
16 16 (4.06%) .NET Web Developer
16 16 (4.06%) C# Web Developer
16 16 (4.06%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (25.89%) .NET
2 95 (24.11%) HTML
3 77 (19.54%) CSS
4 76 (19.29%) ASP.NET
5 61 (15.48%) jQuery
6 49 (12.44%) Web Services
7 30 (7.61%) XML
7 30 (7.61%) ASP.NET MVC
8 24 (6.09%) Razor View Engine
8 24 (6.09%) .NET Framework
9 23 (5.84%) HTML5
10 21 (5.33%) ASP.NET Web API
11 20 (5.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 20 (5.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 19 (4.82%) Sass
12 19 (4.82%) LESS
12 19 (4.82%) AngularJS
12 19 (4.82%) KnockoutJS
13 16 (4.06%) CSS3
14 13 (3.30%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 80 (20.30%) Computer Science
2 63 (15.99%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (4.06%) Mathematics
4 13 (3.30%) Life Science
5 10 (2.54%) GIS
5 10 (2.54%) Management Information System
6 8 (2.03%) Digital Media
7 6 (1.52%) Open Source
7 6 (1.52%) Social Media
7 6 (1.52%) Physics
7 6 (1.52%) Statistics
8 5 (1.27%) Client/Server
8 5 (1.27%) NHS
9 4 (1.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (1.02%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.76%) User Experience
10 3 (0.76%) FMCG
10 3 (0.76%) Data Protection Act
11 2 (0.51%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 73 (18.53%) Windows
2 29 (7.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (5.58%) UNIX
4 15 (3.81%) Linux
5 14 (3.55%) Windows XP
5 14 (3.55%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (1.02%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.76%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.25%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (19.54%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (17.77%) ITIL
3 69 (17.51%) MVC
4 56 (14.21%) Project Management
5 47 (11.93%) CRM
6 45 (11.42%) TDD
7 31 (7.87%) Scrum
8 30 (7.61%) Software Engineering
9 27 (6.85%) Business Intelligence
10 26 (6.60%) PRINCE
11 25 (6.35%) Business Development
11 25 (6.35%) Mentoring
12 24 (6.09%) Responsive Web Design
12 24 (6.09%) Data Management
12 24 (6.09%) OO
12 24 (6.09%) PRINCE2
12 24 (6.09%) Disaster Recovery
13 22 (5.58%) Master Data Management
13 22 (5.58%) Dependency Injection
14 21 (5.33%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 108 (27.41%) SQL
2 95 (24.11%) C#
3 92 (23.35%) JavaScript
4 27 (6.85%) T-SQL
5 22 (5.58%) VB.NET
6 19 (4.82%) Java
7 18 (4.57%) PHP
8 14 (3.55%) Python
8 14 (3.55%) VBScript
9 10 (2.54%) VB
9 10 (2.54%) C
9 10 (2.54%) C++
10 9 (2.28%) PHP5
11 6 (1.52%) PowerShell
12 5 (1.27%) VBA
13 3 (0.76%) C++/CLI
13 3 (0.76%) XAML
13 3 (0.76%) Objective-C
13 3 (0.76%) VB6
14 2 (0.51%) GLSL
Qualifications
1 24 (6.09%) Cisco Certification
1 24 (6.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (5.08%) ISEB
3 19 (4.82%) CCNP
4 11 (2.79%) MCSE
4 11 (2.79%) Security Cleared
5 10 (2.54%) SC Cleared
5 10 (2.54%) MCSA
6 8 (2.03%) VCP4
6 8 (2.03%) ISTQB
7 7 (1.78%) CISSP
8 6 (1.52%) CISM
9 5 (1.27%) CCNA
9 5 (1.27%) HNC
10 4 (1.02%) CCIP
10 4 (1.02%) CISA
11 3 (0.76%) PCI QSA
11 3 (0.76%) MCTS
11 3 (0.76%) MCITP
11 3 (0.76%) CSSLP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (7.36%) QA
2 15 (3.81%) SLA
3 8 (2.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.02%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.51%) IEC 61508
6 2 (0.51%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.25%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.25%) COBIT
System Software
1 19 (4.82%) Active Directory
2 11 (2.79%) vSphere
3 4 (1.02%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.51%) XenApp
6 1 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (1.27%) Nagios
2 4 (1.02%) Cisco UCCE
2 4 (1.02%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (1.02%) ITRS Geneos
2 4 (1.02%) Netcool
3 3 (0.76%) WSUS
3 3 (0.76%) SCCM
4 1 (0.25%) Cacti
Vendors
1 100 (25.38%) Microsoft
2 45 (11.42%) SAP
3 41 (10.41%) Oracle
4 26 (6.60%) VMware
5 23 (5.84%) Cisco
6 17 (4.31%) IBM
6 17 (4.31%) Informatica
7 16 (4.06%) Teradata
8 11 (2.79%) Citrix
9 10 (2.54%) Juniper
10 8 (2.03%) EMC
11 7 (1.78%) Reuters
11 7 (1.78%) Bloomberg
12 5 (1.27%) BT
13 4 (1.02%) EPiServer
13 4 (1.02%) Sitecore
13 4 (1.02%) Sun
13 4 (1.02%) Verint
14 3 (0.76%) Kaseya
14 3 (0.76%) SonicWALL
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
IT Connections
Salary: 26,000 to £42,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £20k - 30k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Websense Recruit Ltd
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum £32-£35k per annum depending on expe
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, B8 1AU
Mobile Fun
Salary: £22,000 to £37,500, based on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Travel Opps, great benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Salary: Excellent Salary + Car + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £23,000 to £30,000 per annum plus bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K basic + 5K Car Allow + Benefi6s
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £70K + £5K Car + 20% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Churchill Frank
Salary: £50000 - £61000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Posted: 20 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits/ AX2012 Implementation Project
Posted: 27 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 27 days ago