The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT jobs advertised for the Brentwood region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 40 25 3
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -22
Permanent jobs citing Degree 3 7 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 1.20% 5.60% 33.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.48% 23.33% 72.97%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 6
Average salary - £51,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.17%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Degree
Essex

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

Qualifications Category
Brentwood
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
67 30 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 26.80% 24.00% 45.68%
Number of salaries quoted 45 23 16
Average salary £50,000 £54,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.40% +35.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £36,600
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

Degree
Salary Trend in Brentwood

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

Degree Salary Trend in Brentwood

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Brentwood 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 15 (60.00%) Finance
2 11 (44.00%) SQL
3 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (36.00%) HP
5 7 (28.00%) SAN
5 7 (28.00%) BCP
5 7 (28.00%) Statistics
6 6 (24.00%) Computer Science
6 6 (24.00%) Project Management
6 6 (24.00%) Citrix
6 6 (24.00%) C#
7 5 (20.00%) VB.NET
7 5 (20.00%) .NET
7 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 5 (20.00%) PRINCE2
7 5 (20.00%) Solaris
7 5 (20.00%) Linux
7 5 (20.00%) MCSE
7 5 (20.00%) DHCP
7 5 (20.00%) DNS
7 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
7 5 (20.00%) Sun
7 5 (20.00%) NetApp
7 5 (20.00%) Red Hat
7 5 (20.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 5 (20.00%) Symantec
7 5 (20.00%) Change Management
7 5 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (20.00%) Management Information System

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Brentwood 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 3 (12.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (8.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Project
1 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) AWD
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) SAN
2 5 (20.00%) DHCP
2 5 (20.00%) DNS
3 2 (8.00%) LAN
3 2 (8.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (4.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (4.00%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 15 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Automotive
2 3 (12.00%) Banking
2 3 (12.00%) Retail
2 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (20.00%) Analyst
1 5 (20.00%) Server Engineer
2 3 (12.00%) Architect
2 3 (12.00%) Integration Architect
2 3 (12.00%) Environment Manager
2 3 (12.00%) Developer
3 2 (8.00%) Data Manager
3 2 (8.00%) Performance Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Test Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Technical Leader
4 1 (4.00%) Performance Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Performance Test Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Automation Specialist
4 1 (4.00%) QA Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) .NET
2 3 (12.00%) XML
2 3 (12.00%) XML Schema
2 3 (12.00%) Middleware
2 3 (12.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (8.00%) Flash
4 1 (4.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Statistics
2 6 (24.00%) Computer Science
3 5 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (12.00%) PMI
5 2 (8.00%) N-Tier
5 2 (8.00%) Replication
5 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (4.00%) Data Conversion
6 1 (4.00%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Solaris
1 5 (20.00%) Linux
1 5 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (8.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) BCP
2 6 (24.00%) Project Management
3 5 (20.00%) Change Management
3 5 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 5 (20.00%) Business Continuity
3 5 (20.00%) Asset Management
3 5 (20.00%) Wealth Management
4 4 (16.00%) Performance Testing
4 4 (16.00%) Time Management
5 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (12.00%) Test Strategy
5 3 (12.00%) Test Scripting
5 3 (12.00%) SOA
5 3 (12.00%) ETL
5 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (8.00%) Software Testing
6 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) SQL
2 6 (24.00%) C#
3 5 (20.00%) VB.NET
4 3 (12.00%) XQuery
4 3 (12.00%) XPath
5 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
6 1 (4.00%) VBA
6 1 (4.00%) C
6 1 (4.00%) C++
6 1 (4.00%) COBOL
6 1 (4.00%) Java
6 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.00%) VBScript
6 1 (4.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (20.00%) MCSE
2 3 (12.00%) ISEB
2 3 (12.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (12.00%) PMI Certification
2 3 (12.00%) CISA
2 3 (12.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (12.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (36.00%) HP
3 6 (24.00%) Citrix
4 5 (20.00%) NetApp
4 5 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 5 (20.00%) Sun
4 5 (20.00%) Symantec
5 3 (12.00%) Oracle
5 3 (12.00%) TIBCO
6 2 (8.00%) IBM
6 2 (8.00%) Red Gate