The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing Degree 571 576 829
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 31.44% 28.73% 39.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 79.75% 72.91% 85.82%
Number of salaries quoted 459 464 653
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £27,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Qualifications Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
716 790 966
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 39.43% 39.40% 45.61%
Number of salaries quoted 586 652 778
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Degree
Cambridgeshire

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 18 April 2014.

Degree Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 374 (37.33%) Computer Science
2 285 (28.44%) Java
3 282 (28.14%) C++
4 276 (27.54%) Software Engineering
5 231 (23.05%) C#
6 228 (22.75%) Linux
7 225 (22.46%) SQL
8 204 (20.36%) Mathematics
9 188 (18.76%) Windows
10 171 (17.07%) .NET
11 154 (15.37%) C
12 150 (14.97%) Python
13 148 (14.77%) OO
14 137 (13.67%) Agile Software Development
15 132 (13.17%) Perl
16 126 (12.57%) Finance
17 124 (12.38%) HTML
18 116 (11.58%) Oracle
19 108 (10.78%) SQL Server
20 105 (10.48%) Microsoft
21 103 (10.28%) Scrum
22 100 (9.98%) Electronics
22 100 (9.98%) CSS
23 99 (9.88%) UNIX
24 95 (9.48%) JavaScript
25 85 (8.48%) Telecoms
26 79 (7.88%) QA
27 69 (6.89%) Wireless
27 69 (6.89%) MySQL
27 69 (6.89%) PhD

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 25 (2.50%) Tomcat
2 18 (1.80%) MS Exchange
3 17 (1.70%) SharePoint
4 10 (1.00%) Apache
5 8 (0.80%) Lync
5 8 (0.80%) SharePoint 2010
5 8 (0.80%) MS Project Server
6 7 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (0.70%) ColdFusion
7 6 (0.60%) IIS
8 5 (0.50%) Drupal
9 4 (0.40%) SAS
9 4 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (0.30%) Node.js
11 2 (0.20%) MediaWiki
11 2 (0.20%) Confluence
12 1 (0.100%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.100%) Tornado
12 1 (0.100%) SharePoint Foundation
12 1 (0.100%) WebLogic
Applications
1 48 (4.79%) MS Excel
2 28 (2.79%) MS Office
3 16 (1.60%) Photoshop
4 13 (1.30%) Adobe Illustrator
5 5 (0.50%) InDesign
5 5 (0.50%) Simulink
6 3 (0.30%) Pro/ENGINEER
6 3 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.30%) AutoCAD
6 3 (0.30%) MS Project
6 3 (0.30%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.20%) Acrobat
7 2 (0.20%) Fireworks
7 2 (0.20%) FrameMaker
8 1 (0.100%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 23 (2.30%) SunGard APT
2 4 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.20%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.100%) SAP PM
4 1 (0.100%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.100%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (2.50%) SaaS
2 7 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.20%) Google Apps
4 2 (0.20%) Google App Engine
4 2 (0.20%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.100%) PaaS
5 1 (0.100%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 69 (6.89%) Wireless
2 64 (6.39%) Internet
3 63 (6.29%) Firewall
4 43 (4.29%) LTE
5 35 (3.49%) VoLTE
6 32 (3.19%) HTTP
7 27 (2.69%) Bluetooth
8 26 (2.59%) TCP/IP
8 26 (2.59%) Wi-Fi
9 23 (2.30%) SS7
10 22 (2.20%) LAN
11 20 (2.00%) VLAN
12 19 (1.90%) 3GPP
13 17 (1.70%) VPN
14 15 (1.50%) VoIP
15 14 (1.40%) INAP
16 12 (1.20%) SAN
16 12 (1.20%) IPsec
17 11 (1.10%) Intranet
17 11 (1.10%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (10.78%) SQL Server
2 69 (6.89%) MySQL
3 55 (5.49%) Relational Database
4 17 (1.70%) Oracle Database
5 15 (1.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (1.00%) Data Mining
6 10 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (0.90%) RDBMS
8 8 (0.80%) Crystal Reports
8 8 (0.80%) Big Data
9 7 (0.70%) NoSQL
9 7 (0.70%) Oracle Reports
9 7 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (0.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (0.50%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (0.50%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (0.50%) Oracle Database 10g
12 4 (0.40%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 45 (4.49%) Visual Studio
2 25 (2.50%) Git (software)
3 24 (2.40%) Subversion
4 10 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (0.90%) Selenium
5 9 (0.90%) Bugzilla
6 8 (0.80%) Firebug
7 7 (0.70%) NUnit
8 6 (0.60%) Eclipse
9 5 (0.50%) Maven
9 5 (0.50%) WinRunner
10 4 (0.40%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 4 (0.40%) Oracle Forms
10 4 (0.40%) ProC
11 3 (0.30%) Jenkins
11 3 (0.30%) SoapUI
11 3 (0.30%) JMeter
11 3 (0.30%) LabVIEW
12 2 (0.20%) JUnit
12 2 (0.20%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 126 (12.57%) Finance
2 100 (9.98%) Electronics
3 85 (8.48%) Telecoms
4 57 (5.69%) Marketing
5 33 (3.29%) Billing
6 26 (2.59%) Manufacturing
7 23 (2.30%) Banking
7 23 (2.30%) Advertising
8 16 (1.60%) Games
9 13 (1.30%) Publishing
10 11 (1.10%) Automotive
11 9 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
12 7 (0.70%) French Language
12 7 (0.70%) Multimedia
13 6 (0.60%) Military
14 4 (0.40%) Spanish Language
14 4 (0.40%) German Language
15 2 (0.20%) Retail
15 2 (0.20%) Legal
15 2 (0.20%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 305 (30.44%) Developer
2 225 (22.46%) Software Engineer
3 85 (8.48%) Software Developer
4 64 (6.39%) Graduate
4 64 (6.39%) Test Engineer
5 63 (6.29%) Consultant
6 60 (5.99%) Analyst
7 52 (5.19%) Support Engineer
8 50 (4.99%) Junior
9 49 (4.89%) C++ Software Engineer
10 44 (4.39%) Administrator
11 42 (4.19%) Graduate Developer
12 40 (3.99%) Senior Developer
13 35 (3.49%) Systems Administrator
13 35 (3.49%) Tester
14 34 (3.39%) Software Test Engineer
15 32 (3.19%) Web Developer
16 31 (3.09%) Team Leader
17 30 (2.99%) .NET Developer
18 29 (2.89%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 171 (17.07%) .NET
2 124 (12.38%) HTML
3 100 (9.98%) CSS
4 57 (5.69%) ASP.NET
5 43 (4.29%) XML
6 34 (3.39%) Web Services
7 33 (3.29%) HTML5
8 28 (2.79%) jQuery
9 22 (2.20%) JSON
10 18 (1.80%) CGI
10 18 (1.80%) STL
10 18 (1.80%) CSS3
11 17 (1.70%) Ajax
11 17 (1.70%) XSLT
12 16 (1.60%) WPF
13 14 (1.40%) .NET Framework
14 13 (1.30%) ASP.NET MVC
14 13 (1.30%) WinForms
14 13 (1.30%) J2EE
14 13 (1.30%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 374 (37.33%) Computer Science
2 204 (20.36%) Mathematics
3 67 (6.69%) Physics
4 38 (3.79%) Firmware
5 23 (2.30%) Statistics
6 22 (2.20%) Hedge funds
6 22 (2.20%) Embedded Systems
7 20 (2.00%) GIS
7 20 (2.00%) Mobile App
8 18 (1.80%) VHDL
9 17 (1.70%) Machine Learning
10 13 (1.30%) Clustering
10 13 (1.30%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 12 (1.20%) Device Driver
11 12 (1.20%) Visualisation
11 12 (1.20%) Informatics
12 11 (1.10%) Management Information System
12 11 (1.10%) Client/Server
13 10 (1.00%) Replication
14 9 (0.90%) Applied Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 228 (22.75%) Linux
2 188 (18.76%) Windows
3 99 (9.88%) UNIX
4 36 (3.59%) Android
5 32 (3.19%) Apple iOS
6 27 (2.69%) Solaris
7 24 (2.40%) Mac OS X
8 19 (1.90%) Windows Server 2008
9 16 (1.60%) Windows Server 2012
10 14 (1.40%) Windows 7
11 6 (0.60%) Embedded Linux
12 4 (0.40%) Ubuntu
13 3 (0.30%) Windows Phone
13 3 (0.30%) Windows Phone 8
13 3 (0.30%) Windows 8
13 3 (0.30%) Windows XP
14 2 (0.20%) Windows CE
14 2 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.100%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.100%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 276 (27.54%) Software Engineering
2 148 (14.77%) OO
3 137 (13.67%) Agile Software Development
4 103 (10.28%) Scrum
5 61 (6.09%) Test Automation
6 56 (5.59%) Web Development
7 54 (5.39%) E-Commerce
8 52 (5.19%) OOP
9 46 (4.59%) TDD
10 43 (4.29%) Manual Testing
11 40 (3.99%) Analytics
12 39 (3.89%) Multithreading
13 36 (3.59%) Unit Testing
14 35 (3.49%) Project Management
15 32 (3.19%) MVC
16 31 (3.09%) OOD
17 30 (2.99%) Risk Management
17 30 (2.99%) Business Analysis
17 30 (2.99%) Financial Modelling
17 30 (2.99%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 285 (28.44%) Java
2 282 (28.14%) C++
3 231 (23.05%) C#
4 225 (22.46%) SQL
5 154 (15.37%) C
6 150 (14.97%) Python
7 132 (13.17%) Perl
8 95 (9.48%) JavaScript
9 57 (5.69%) PHP
10 23 (2.30%) MATLAB
11 21 (2.10%) PL/SQL
12 18 (1.80%) Ruby
13 17 (1.70%) T-SQL
13 17 (1.70%) VB
13 17 (1.70%) VB.NET
14 16 (1.60%) Objective-C
15 13 (1.30%) Embedded C
16 10 (1.00%) Embedded C++
17 9 (0.90%) VB6
17 9 (0.90%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 69 (6.89%) PhD
2 19 (1.90%) ISEB
3 16 (1.60%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (1.30%) CCNA
5 12 (1.20%) ISTQB
6 11 (1.10%) Postgraduate
7 10 (1.00%) MCSE
8 9 (0.90%) Security Cleared
9 8 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 5 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (0.40%) HNC
11 4 (0.40%) HND
11 4 (0.40%) MCSA
12 2 (0.20%) SC Cleared
12 2 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 1 (0.100%) MCITP
13 1 (0.100%) CISSP
13 1 (0.100%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (7.88%) QA
2 6 (0.60%) SLA
3 3 (0.30%) CDISC
3 3 (0.30%) ISO 9000
4 2 (0.20%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.100%) WAI
System Software
1 35 (3.49%) Active Directory
2 27 (2.69%) Hyper-V
3 22 (2.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (0.80%) KVM
5 4 (0.40%) XenServer
6 2 (0.20%) NFS
6 2 (0.20%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (1.20%) Nagios
1 12 (1.20%) Puppet
2 11 (1.10%) Norton AntiVirus
3 8 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (0.70%) SCDPM
4 7 (0.70%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 6 (0.60%) SCOM
5 6 (0.60%) WSUS
6 4 (0.40%) WhatsUp Gold
7 1 (0.100%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 116 (11.58%) Oracle
2 105 (10.48%) Microsoft
3 32 (3.19%) VMware
3 32 (3.19%) Sun
4 23 (2.30%) SunGard
5 22 (2.20%) Cisco
6 18 (1.80%) Adobe
7 17 (1.70%) Sybase
8 16 (1.60%) HP
9 15 (1.50%) NetApp
10 13 (1.30%) Intel
10 13 (1.30%) Red Hat
10 13 (1.30%) IBM
11 12 (1.20%) Symantec
12 9 (0.90%) Red Gate
12 9 (0.90%) Google
13 8 (0.80%) Hitachi
14 7 (0.70%) Perforce
14 7 (0.70%) Citrix
15 6 (0.60%) SAP
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