The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 2 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Degree 455 424 594
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 25.88% 27.11% 29.83%
As % of the Qualifications category 70.32% 71.50% 78.16%
Number of salaries quoted 302 367 524
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Degree
Cambridgeshire

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

Qualifications Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
647 593 760
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 36.80% 37.92% 38.17%
Number of salaries quoted 443 504 673
Average salary £39,650 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.87% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Degree
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Degree Salary Trend in Cambridge

Degree
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Degree across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Degree Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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.

1 410 (41.21%) Computer Science
2 334 (33.57%) Software Engineering
3 306 (30.75%) Java
4 283 (28.44%) C++
5 250 (25.13%) C#
6 229 (23.02%) Mathematics
7 225 (22.61%) Agile Software Development
8 204 (20.50%) Python
9 173 (17.39%) .NET
10 168 (16.88%) Windows
11 165 (16.58%) Linux
12 156 (15.68%) SQL
13 152 (15.28%) OO
14 145 (14.57%) C
15 136 (13.67%) HTML
16 134 (13.47%) Analytical Skills
17 122 (12.26%) Finance
18 116 (11.66%) JavaScript
19 109 (10.95%) Microsoft
20 97 (9.75%) Marketing
21 92 (9.25%) Scrum
22 88 (8.84%) Internet
23 84 (8.44%) QA
24 83 (8.34%) UNIX
24 83 (8.34%) CSS
25 82 (8.24%) Physics
26 81 (8.14%) Electronics
27 75 (7.54%) PHP
28 67 (6.73%) Oracle
28 67 (6.73%) Telecoms

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 28 (2.81%) Tomcat
2 17 (1.71%) Apache
3 14 (1.41%) IIS
4 12 (1.21%) WebLogic
4 12 (1.21%) Drupal
4 12 (1.21%) OpenStack
5 11 (1.11%) CloudStack
6 9 (0.90%) SharePoint
7 7 (0.70%) CMS
8 6 (0.60%) MS Exchange
9 4 (0.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (0.40%) Exchange Server 5.5
9 4 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (0.40%) Oracle Spatial
9 4 (0.40%) Node.js
10 3 (0.30%) Confluence
10 3 (0.30%) WebSphere
10 3 (0.30%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.20%) FormScape
11 2 (0.20%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 57 (5.73%) MS Excel
2 43 (4.32%) MS Office
3 12 (1.21%) Simulink
4 9 (0.90%) Photoshop
4 9 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (0.70%) Adobe Illustrator
6 6 (0.60%) InDesign
7 5 (0.50%) MS Visio
8 4 (0.40%) 3ds Max
8 4 (0.40%) TargetLink
9 3 (0.30%) MS Project
9 3 (0.30%) FrameMaker
9 3 (0.30%) Acrobat
10 2 (0.20%) Pro/ENGINEER
11 1 (0.10%) Blender
11 1 (0.10%) Maya
11 1 (0.10%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 14 (1.41%) SunGard APT
2 3 (0.30%) SAP SCM
2 3 (0.30%) SAP HR
2 3 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.20%) SAP CRM
3 2 (0.20%) LabWindows
4 1 (0.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.10%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.10%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.10%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 23 (2.31%) Cloud Computing
2 12 (1.21%) SaaS
3 7 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.50%) Office 365
5 4 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.30%) Google Apps
7 2 (0.20%) Route 53
7 2 (0.20%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.10%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 88 (8.84%) Internet
2 64 (6.43%) Wireless
3 41 (4.12%) Firewall
4 27 (2.71%) VLAN
5 24 (2.41%) TCP/IP
6 19 (1.91%) LTE
7 17 (1.71%) HTTP
8 16 (1.61%) SS7
8 16 (1.61%) VoLTE
9 15 (1.51%) Intranet
9 15 (1.51%) 3GPP
10 14 (1.41%) Network Security
11 8 (0.80%) ZigBee
11 8 (0.80%) VPN
11 8 (0.80%) DNS
12 5 (0.50%) ATM
12 5 (0.50%) TETRA
12 5 (0.50%) SNMP
12 5 (0.50%) NAS
13 4 (0.40%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (5.53%) MySQL
2 52 (5.23%) SQL Server
3 35 (3.52%) Relational Database
4 25 (2.51%) Big Data
5 19 (1.91%) Data Mining
6 14 (1.41%) Oracle Database
7 10 (1.01%) RDBMS
8 8 (0.80%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (0.80%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (0.70%) SAP BI
10 6 (0.60%) NoSQL
10 6 (0.60%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 6 (0.60%) Hadoop
10 6 (0.60%) MongoDB
10 6 (0.60%) Text Mining
10 6 (0.60%) BusinessObjects
11 5 (0.50%) SAP BW
11 5 (0.50%) Apache Cassandra
11 5 (0.50%) SAP Data Services
12 4 (0.40%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 43 (4.32%) Visual Studio
2 32 (3.22%) Git (software)
3 23 (2.31%) Selenium
4 22 (2.21%) Subversion
5 20 (2.01%) Jenkins
6 13 (1.31%) JIRA
7 12 (1.21%) Maven
8 10 (1.01%) Bugzilla
9 7 (0.70%) WinRunner
9 7 (0.70%) JUnit
10 6 (0.60%) Rational DOORS
11 5 (0.50%) TeamCity
11 5 (0.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 5 (0.50%) Firebug
11 5 (0.50%) Eclipse
12 4 (0.40%) Xcode
13 2 (0.20%) QuickTest Pro
13 2 (0.20%) Team Foundation Server
13 2 (0.20%) WebDriver
13 2 (0.20%) GCC
General
1 122 (12.26%) Finance
2 97 (9.75%) Marketing
3 81 (8.14%) Electronics
4 67 (6.73%) Telecoms
5 43 (4.32%) Manufacturing
6 27 (2.71%) Military
7 25 (2.51%) Publishing
8 24 (2.41%) Advertising
9 18 (1.81%) Multimedia
10 16 (1.61%) Banking
11 15 (1.51%) Billing
12 11 (1.11%) Automotive
13 8 (0.80%) Aerospace
14 7 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
15 6 (0.60%) French Language
15 6 (0.60%) German Language
15 6 (0.60%) Japanese Language
16 5 (0.50%) Avionics
16 5 (0.50%) Italian Language
16 5 (0.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 261 (26.23%) Developer
2 239 (24.02%) Software Engineer
3 66 (6.63%) Graduate
4 62 (6.23%) Analyst
5 55 (5.53%) Support Engineer
6 53 (5.33%) Test Engineer
7 45 (4.52%) Consultant
8 39 (3.92%) Web Developer
8 39 (3.92%) Software Developer
9 38 (3.82%) Junior
10 33 (3.32%) Software Test Engineer
11 30 (3.02%) Administrator
12 29 (2.91%) Graduate Developer
13 28 (2.81%) Architect
14 27 (2.71%) Senior Developer
14 27 (2.71%) Team Leader
15 26 (2.61%) Senior Software Engineer
15 26 (2.61%) Data Scientist
16 25 (2.51%) Junior Developer
17 24 (2.41%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 173 (17.39%) .NET
2 136 (13.67%) HTML
3 83 (8.34%) CSS
4 66 (6.63%) XML
5 54 (5.43%) jQuery
6 47 (4.72%) ASP.NET
7 45 (4.52%) Web Services
8 30 (3.02%) HTML5
9 26 (2.61%) STL
10 21 (2.11%) J2EE
10 21 (2.11%) WCF
11 20 (2.01%) LAMP
12 19 (1.91%) Spring
13 18 (1.81%) CSS3
14 17 (1.71%) Django
15 16 (1.61%) Boost C++ Libraries
15 16 (1.61%) WPF
16 15 (1.51%) Middleware
17 14 (1.41%) Ruby on Rails
18 13 (1.31%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 410 (41.21%) Computer Science
2 229 (23.02%) Mathematics
3 134 (13.47%) Analytical Skills
4 82 (8.24%) Physics
5 56 (5.63%) User Experience
6 35 (3.52%) Management Information System
7 33 (3.32%) Cryptography
8 31 (3.12%) Embedded Systems
9 28 (2.81%) Visualisation
10 25 (2.51%) Open Source
11 24 (2.41%) Statistics
11 24 (2.41%) Firmware
12 23 (2.31%) Mobile App
13 22 (2.21%) Client/Server
14 20 (2.01%) PKI
15 16 (1.61%) Applied Mathematics
15 16 (1.61%) Device Driver
15 16 (1.61%) Internet of Things
16 15 (1.51%) Hedge funds
17 14 (1.41%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 168 (16.88%) Windows
2 165 (16.58%) Linux
3 83 (8.34%) UNIX
4 43 (4.32%) Android
5 41 (4.12%) Apple iOS
6 33 (3.32%) Solaris
7 9 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (0.50%) Windows 7
9 5 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (0.40%) Windows Phone 8
10 4 (0.40%) Windows Phone
10 4 (0.40%) Embedded Linux
11 3 (0.30%) AIX
11 3 (0.30%) HPUX
12 2 (0.20%) Windows CE
12 2 (0.20%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.10%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 334 (33.57%) Software Engineering
2 225 (22.61%) Agile Software Development
3 152 (15.28%) OO
4 92 (9.25%) Scrum
5 61 (6.13%) Project Management
5 61 (6.13%) Mentoring
6 57 (5.73%) TDD
7 44 (4.42%) Test Automation
8 41 (4.12%) Multithreading
8 41 (4.12%) Information Security
9 40 (4.02%) Web Development
10 39 (3.92%) OOP
11 38 (3.82%) Continuous Improvement
12 37 (3.72%) Product Management
12 37 (3.72%) Risk Management
13 36 (3.62%) Software Testing
13 36 (3.62%) Analytics
14 35 (3.52%) Machine Learning
14 35 (3.52%) Line Management
15 34 (3.42%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 306 (30.75%) Java
2 283 (28.44%) C++
3 250 (25.13%) C#
4 204 (20.50%) Python
5 156 (15.68%) SQL
6 145 (14.57%) C
7 116 (11.66%) JavaScript
8 75 (7.54%) PHP
9 52 (5.23%) Perl
10 29 (2.91%) Embedded C
11 28 (2.81%) MATLAB
12 26 (2.61%) Ruby
13 17 (1.71%) Objective-C
14 16 (1.61%) VB.NET
15 14 (1.41%) PowerShell
16 13 (1.31%) Delphi
17 10 (1.01%) T-SQL
18 9 (0.90%) Embedded C++
18 9 (0.90%) Shell Script
19 8 (0.80%) VBA
Qualifications
1 49 (4.92%) PhD
2 27 (2.71%) Security Cleared
3 26 (2.61%) ISEB
4 20 (2.01%) Postgraduate
5 13 (1.31%) ISTQB
6 12 (1.21%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (0.90%) MCSE
7 9 (0.90%) CCNA
7 9 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (0.70%) SC Cleared
9 6 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 5 (0.50%) A+ Certification
10 5 (0.50%) CISSP
11 4 (0.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 3 (0.30%) HNC
12 3 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (0.30%) PMI Certification
12 3 (0.30%) CEH
12 3 (0.30%) CISMP
13 2 (0.20%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (8.44%) QA
2 17 (1.71%) ISO 9000
3 10 (1.01%) SLA
4 5 (0.50%) IEC 61508
4 5 (0.50%) DO-178B
5 4 (0.40%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.30%) JTAG
7 2 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.20%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.10%) GxP
8 1 (0.10%) WAI
System Software
1 36 (3.62%) Active Directory
2 12 (1.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.70%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.30%) KVM
5 2 (0.20%) XenServer
6 1 (0.10%) Xen
6 1 (0.10%) NFS
Systems Management
1 8 (0.80%) Puppet
2 6 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.50%) Nagios
4 3 (0.30%) Ansible
5 1 (0.10%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.10%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.10%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.10%) SCCM
Vendors
1 109 (10.95%) Microsoft
2 67 (6.73%) Oracle
3 20 (2.01%) Adobe
3 20 (2.01%) Sun
4 19 (1.91%) SAP
5 14 (1.41%) SunGard
5 14 (1.41%) VMware
6 13 (1.31%) Cisco
6 13 (1.31%) Sybase
6 13 (1.31%) Google
7 12 (1.21%) SolidWorks
7 12 (1.21%) Red Gate
7 12 (1.21%) JBoss
7 12 (1.21%) Salesforce.com
8 9 (0.90%) Citrix
9 6 (0.60%) Red Hat
9 6 (0.60%) MathWorks
9 6 (0.60%) Perforce
9 6 (0.60%) Cognos
9 6 (0.60%) Business Objects
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