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

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 19 12 17
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Permanent jobs citing Degree 200 237 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 9.83% 11.61% 10.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 28.69% 34.65% 32.41%
Number of salaries quoted 153 200 189
Average salary £35,000 £43,164 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.91% -4.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,100 £27,450 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
697 684 648
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 34.25% 33.50% 31.41%
Number of salaries quoted 561 599 579
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,375 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 5 August 2015.

Degree Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 5 August 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.

1 136 (38.64%) Computer Science
2 104 (29.55%) HTML
3 101 (28.69%) JavaScript
4 91 (25.85%) Microsoft
5 89 (25.28%) .NET
6 87 (24.72%) SQL
7 85 (24.15%) CSS
8 84 (23.86%) C#
9 83 (23.58%) SQL Server
9 83 (23.58%) Finance
10 76 (21.59%) Project Management
11 63 (17.90%) Java
11 63 (17.90%) Agile Software Development
12 59 (16.76%) XML
13 55 (15.63%) Oracle
14 52 (14.77%) Analytical Skills
15 45 (12.78%) ASP.NET
15 45 (12.78%) MS Excel
16 43 (12.22%) Visual Studio
16 43 (12.22%) Web Services
17 42 (11.93%) ITIL
17 42 (11.93%) MySQL
18 41 (11.65%) Windows
19 38 (10.80%) OO
20 35 (9.94%) PRINCE2
20 35 (9.94%) WCF
21 34 (9.66%) SharePoint
22 31 (8.81%) VB.NET
23 30 (8.52%) Software Engineering
24 28 (7.95%) Service Management

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 34 (9.66%) SharePoint
2 20 (5.68%) IIS
3 18 (5.11%) WebLogic
4 14 (3.98%) WebSphere
5 9 (2.56%) Tomcat
5 9 (2.56%) Documentum
6 8 (2.27%) Apache
7 6 (1.70%) MS Exchange
7 6 (1.70%) JBoss
7 6 (1.70%) SharePoint 2010
7 6 (1.70%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.57%) SAS
8 2 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.57%) CMS
9 1 (0.28%) Drupal
9 1 (0.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.28%) ArcGIS
9 1 (0.28%) OpenEdge
9 1 (0.28%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 45 (12.78%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.27%) AutoCAD
3 7 (1.99%) MS Project
4 6 (1.70%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.42%) MS Office
6 4 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.57%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.28%) TargetLink
8 1 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.28%) Simulink
8 1 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (0.85%) SAP CRM
2 2 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.28%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.28%) Line 500
3 1 (0.28%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.14%) Google Analytics
1 4 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.57%) SaaS
3 1 (0.28%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.98%) Internet
2 11 (3.13%) Firewall
2 11 (3.13%) TCP/IP
3 8 (2.27%) VPN
4 7 (1.99%) LAN
5 6 (1.70%) DNS
5 6 (1.70%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (1.70%) CTI
5 6 (1.70%) OSPF
6 5 (1.42%) BGP
6 5 (1.42%) MPLS
6 5 (1.42%) SAN
6 5 (1.42%) VoIP
6 5 (1.42%) Cisco IOS
6 5 (1.42%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (1.14%) HSRP
7 4 (1.14%) VLAN
7 4 (1.14%) WAN
8 3 (0.85%) H.323
8 3 (0.85%) Cisco ICM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (23.58%) SQL Server
2 42 (11.93%) MySQL
3 21 (5.97%) Crystal Reports
4 15 (4.26%) Oracle Database
5 14 (3.98%) Relational Database
6 13 (3.69%) RDBMS
7 10 (2.84%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (1.99%) SQL Server 2005
11 6 (1.70%) SQL Server 2000
11 6 (1.70%) Oracle Database 11g
12 5 (1.42%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (1.42%) MS Access
13 4 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (1.14%) Oracle9i Database
14 3 (0.85%) Informix
14 3 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 2 (0.57%) SQL Server 7
16 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 43 (12.22%) Visual Studio
2 10 (2.84%) Selenium
3 8 (2.27%) Subversion
4 7 (1.99%) Eclipse
5 6 (1.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 5 (1.42%) JUnit
6 5 (1.42%) Maven
6 5 (1.42%) Bugzilla
6 5 (1.42%) NetBeans
7 4 (1.14%) JIRA
7 4 (1.14%) Ant
8 3 (0.85%) HP UFT
8 3 (0.85%) LoadRunner
8 3 (0.85%) PHPUnit
8 3 (0.85%) PEAR
8 3 (0.85%) Hudson
8 3 (0.85%) Trac
9 2 (0.57%) WebDriver
9 2 (0.57%) Git (software)
9 2 (0.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 83 (23.58%) Finance
2 26 (7.39%) Manufacturing
3 18 (5.11%) Law
4 15 (4.26%) Marketing
5 14 (3.98%) Retail
6 9 (2.56%) Telecoms
7 7 (1.99%) Automotive
8 6 (1.70%) Banking
9 5 (1.42%) Legal
9 5 (1.42%) Back Office
10 4 (1.14%) Games
11 3 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.57%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.57%) Advertising
12 2 (0.57%) German Language
13 1 (0.28%) French Language
13 1 (0.28%) Publishing
13 1 (0.28%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.28%) General Ledger
13 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 135 (38.35%) Developer
2 48 (13.64%) Software Developer
3 39 (11.08%) C# Developer
4 37 (10.51%) .NET Developer
5 36 (10.23%) Analyst
6 33 (9.38%) C# .NET Developer
7 28 (7.95%) Web Developer
8 27 (7.67%) Graduate
9 25 (7.10%) ASP.NET Developer
9 25 (7.10%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 23 (6.53%) Java Developer
11 22 (6.25%) Graduate Developer
12 20 (5.68%) Consultant
13 19 (5.40%) Junior
14 18 (5.11%) Programme Manager
15 17 (4.83%) Project Manager
15 17 (4.83%) Junior Developer
16 16 (4.55%) Transition Manager
16 16 (4.55%) Architect
17 15 (4.26%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (29.55%) HTML
2 89 (25.28%) .NET
3 85 (24.15%) CSS
4 59 (16.76%) XML
5 45 (12.78%) ASP.NET
6 43 (12.22%) Web Services
7 35 (9.94%) WCF
8 27 (7.67%) WPF
8 27 (7.67%) jQuery
9 22 (6.25%) .NET Framework
10 21 (5.97%) Silverlight
11 20 (5.68%) J2EE
12 18 (5.11%) LINQ
12 18 (5.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 17 (4.83%) .NET Compact Framework
13 17 (4.83%) WinForms
13 17 (4.83%) ADO.NET
14 15 (4.26%) JSP
15 14 (3.98%) SOAP
16 12 (3.41%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 136 (38.64%) Computer Science
2 52 (14.77%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (5.97%) Client/Server
4 16 (4.55%) Life Science
5 15 (4.26%) Data Centre
6 11 (3.13%) Mathematics
7 10 (2.84%) Management Information System
8 8 (2.27%) PMI
8 8 (2.27%) Ontologies
8 8 (2.27%) Semantic Web
8 8 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.42%) User Experience
10 4 (1.14%) Social Media
10 4 (1.14%) Digital Media
10 4 (1.14%) Physics
10 4 (1.14%) Credit Risk
10 4 (1.14%) Economics
11 3 (0.85%) Blackberry
11 3 (0.85%) IVR
11 3 (0.85%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 41 (11.65%) Windows
2 18 (5.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (3.69%) Linux
4 11 (3.13%) UNIX
5 7 (1.99%) Android
6 3 (0.85%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.57%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.28%) VMS
8 1 (0.28%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.28%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (21.59%) Project Management
2 63 (17.90%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (11.93%) ITIL
4 38 (10.80%) OO
5 35 (9.94%) PRINCE2
6 30 (8.52%) Software Engineering
7 28 (7.95%) Service Management
8 25 (7.10%) SDLC
9 24 (6.82%) Web Development
10 22 (6.25%) ITSM
10 22 (6.25%) OOD
11 21 (5.97%) MVC
11 21 (5.97%) Business Development
11 21 (5.97%) Mentoring
12 19 (5.40%) Portfolio Management
13 17 (4.83%) PRINCE
14 16 (4.55%) Transition Management
15 14 (3.98%) Continuous Improvement
15 14 (3.98%) Waterfall
16 13 (3.69%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 101 (28.69%) JavaScript
2 87 (24.72%) SQL
3 84 (23.86%) C#
4 63 (17.90%) Java
5 31 (8.81%) VB.NET
6 27 (7.67%) PHP
7 24 (6.82%) T-SQL
8 19 (5.40%) C++
8 19 (5.40%) PowerShell
9 17 (4.83%) VB6
9 17 (4.83%) VB
10 13 (3.69%) C
11 8 (2.27%) SPARQL
12 6 (1.70%) Python
13 5 (1.42%) Shell Script
13 5 (1.42%) PHP5
14 4 (1.14%) XPath
14 4 (1.14%) PL/SQL
14 4 (1.14%) Perl
15 2 (0.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 25 (7.10%) ISEB
2 22 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (5.68%) CCNP
4 15 (4.26%) Postgraduate
5 12 (3.41%) PMI Certification
6 9 (2.56%) HNC
6 9 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (2.27%) HND
7 8 (2.27%) CCNA
8 7 (1.99%) PMP
8 7 (1.99%) ISTQB
9 5 (1.42%) CCIE
9 5 (1.42%) CCDP
10 4 (1.14%) MCSE
10 4 (1.14%) MCSA
10 4 (1.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (1.14%) CISSP
10 4 (1.14%) CISA
11 3 (0.85%) CISM
11 3 (0.85%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.68%) QA
2 4 (1.14%) SLA
3 3 (0.85%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.28%) PMBOK
4 1 (0.28%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.28%) BS7666
4 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.28%) COBIT
System Software
1 10 (2.84%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.14%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.28%) Firmware
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (1.14%) SCCM
2 3 (0.85%) Cisco UCCE
2 3 (0.85%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (0.57%) WSUS
4 1 (0.28%) Foglight
Vendors
1 91 (25.85%) Microsoft
2 55 (15.63%) Oracle
3 18 (5.11%) IBM
4 17 (4.83%) Cisco
5 15 (4.26%) SAP
6 10 (2.84%) VMware
7 9 (2.56%) Teradata
7 9 (2.56%) BEA
7 9 (2.56%) Informatica
8 6 (1.70%) HP
8 6 (1.70%) Citrix
9 5 (1.42%) Google
10 4 (1.14%) Siemens
10 4 (1.14%) Barracuda Networks
10 4 (1.14%) Veeam
10 4 (1.14%) Red Gate
10 4 (1.14%) Allen-Bradley
11 3 (0.85%) Verint
11 3 (0.85%) Juniper
11 3 (0.85%) Sun
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35k - £60k plus attractive benefits and extensive career progression
Posted: 14 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000
Posted: 20 hours ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Salary: £40000.00 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 35,000 DOE
Posted: Yesterday
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Bluetownonline
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
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Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
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Venturi
Salary: £19000 - £26000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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PNG Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £29,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Mortimer Bell International
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + car, pension, healthcare, bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
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Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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NES IT
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
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Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
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Vertical IT
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Connect
Salary: £dependant on experience + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
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Churchill Frank
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
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Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: c£45,000 + car allow + bens
Posted: 11 days ago
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CGI
Salary: £35000 - £46000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + training, Benefits, bonus
Posted: 14 days ago