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 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 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing Degree 411 571 571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 27.53% 32.02% 29.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 76.11% 80.08% 72.83%
Number of salaries quoted 371 453 463
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
540 713 784
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 36.17% 39.99% 39.98%
Number of salaries quoted 459 580 647
Average salary £43,900 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.02% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 April 2015.

Degree Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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.

1 416 (47.22%) Computer Science
2 355 (40.30%) Software Engineering
3 276 (31.33%) C++
4 266 (30.19%) C#
5 222 (25.20%) C
6 219 (24.86%) Agile Software Development
7 217 (24.63%) SQL
8 193 (21.91%) Python
9 187 (21.23%) .NET
10 176 (19.98%) Java
11 172 (19.52%) Linux
12 162 (18.39%) Mathematics
13 158 (17.93%) Windows
14 147 (16.69%) HTML
15 131 (14.87%) JavaScript
16 118 (13.39%) Electronics
17 115 (13.05%) Analytical Skills
18 101 (11.46%) SQL Server
18 101 (11.46%) Microsoft
19 99 (11.24%) OO
20 95 (10.78%) Finance
21 91 (10.33%) Scrum
22 90 (10.22%) Algorithms
23 80 (9.08%) QA
24 74 (8.40%) Android
25 73 (8.29%) CSS
26 70 (7.95%) ASP.NET
26 70 (7.95%) jQuery
27 68 (7.72%) Perl
27 68 (7.72%) Internet

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 26 (2.95%) SharePoint
2 16 (1.82%) SharePoint 2013
3 15 (1.70%) SharePoint 2010
4 13 (1.48%) Apache
5 9 (1.02%) OpenStack
6 7 (0.79%) SAS
7 6 (0.68%) Node.js
8 5 (0.57%) Lync
9 4 (0.45%) Drupal
9 4 (0.45%) Tomcat
9 4 (0.45%) WebLogic
9 4 (0.45%) IIS
9 4 (0.45%) JBoss
10 2 (0.23%) Lotus Domino
10 2 (0.23%) MS Exchange
10 2 (0.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (0.23%) Exchange Server 5.5
10 2 (0.23%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (0.23%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 46 (5.22%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.02%) MS Office
2 9 (1.02%) SOLIDWORKS
3 3 (0.34%) S-PLUS
4 2 (0.23%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.23%) Pro/ENGINEER
4 2 (0.23%) PTC Creo
5 1 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.11%) RoboHelp
5 1 (0.11%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.11%) Simulink
5 1 (0.11%) FrameMaker
5 1 (0.11%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (0.23%) Oracle CRM
1 2 (0.23%) SAP CRM
1 2 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.23%) SAP ERP
1 2 (0.23%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 27 (3.06%) Cloud Computing
2 15 (1.70%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (1.48%) Google Cloud Platform
4 10 (1.14%) SaaS
5 2 (0.23%) Office 365
6 1 (0.11%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 68 (7.72%) Internet
2 47 (5.33%) Wireless
3 35 (3.97%) Firewall
3 35 (3.97%) TCP/IP
4 26 (2.95%) HTTP
5 16 (1.82%) Ethernet
6 14 (1.59%) Network Security
7 10 (1.14%) LTE
7 10 (1.14%) LAN
7 10 (1.14%) WAN
8 9 (1.02%) VPN
8 9 (1.02%) DNS
8 9 (1.02%) ICMP
8 9 (1.02%) SS7
8 9 (1.02%) INAP
8 9 (1.02%) VoLTE
9 8 (0.91%) Bluetooth
10 7 (0.79%) ZigBee
11 5 (0.57%) Intranet
11 5 (0.57%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (11.46%) SQL Server
2 48 (5.45%) MySQL
3 24 (2.72%) Relational Database
4 20 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
5 18 (2.04%) MongoDB
6 17 (1.93%) NoSQL
7 16 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
8 14 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 13 (1.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 13 (1.48%) Big Data
10 9 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
11 8 (0.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 8 (0.91%) Apache Cassandra
12 7 (0.79%) Data Mining
13 6 (0.68%) Text Mining
14 5 (0.57%) RDBMS
14 5 (0.57%) CouchDB
14 5 (0.57%) MariaDB
14 5 (0.57%) Neo4j
15 4 (0.45%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 46 (5.22%) Selenium
2 38 (4.31%) Jenkins
3 33 (3.75%) Visual Studio
4 30 (3.41%) Git (software)
5 18 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
5 18 (2.04%) NUnit
6 16 (1.82%) JIRA
6 16 (1.82%) Octopus Deploy
6 16 (1.82%) Moq
6 16 (1.82%) SpecFlow
7 14 (1.59%) Maven
8 13 (1.48%) LabVIEW
8 13 (1.48%) Eclipse
9 11 (1.25%) Subversion
10 10 (1.14%) Cucumber
11 9 (1.02%) Rhino Mocks
12 8 (0.91%) Bugzilla
13 6 (0.68%) Redmine
14 4 (0.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 3 (0.34%) Android Studio
General
1 118 (13.39%) Electronics
2 95 (10.78%) Finance
3 41 (4.65%) Marketing
4 38 (4.31%) Manufacturing
5 32 (3.63%) Telecoms
6 22 (2.50%) Military
7 20 (2.27%) Automotive
8 15 (1.70%) Banking
9 14 (1.59%) Pharmaceutical
10 12 (1.36%) Multimedia
11 11 (1.25%) Billing
12 10 (1.14%) Publishing
12 10 (1.14%) Games
13 6 (0.68%) French Language
14 4 (0.45%) Retail
15 3 (0.34%) Aerospace
16 2 (0.23%) Law
16 2 (0.23%) Financial Institution
17 1 (0.11%) German Language
17 1 (0.11%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 294 (33.37%) Software Engineer
2 272 (30.87%) Developer
3 121 (13.73%) Software Developer
4 83 (9.42%) Test Engineer
5 81 (9.19%) Graduate
6 58 (6.58%) Programmer
7 53 (6.02%) Analyst
7 53 (6.02%) Software Test Engineer
8 45 (5.11%) Senior Developer
9 42 (4.77%) Consultant
9 42 (4.77%) C# Software Engineer
10 40 (4.54%) Graduate Software Engineer
11 39 (4.43%) C++ Developer
12 35 (3.97%) Software Programmer
13 27 (3.06%) C# Developer
13 27 (3.06%) Tester
14 26 (2.95%) Junior
14 26 (2.95%) Graduate Developer
15 25 (2.84%) Administrator
16 24 (2.72%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 187 (21.23%) .NET
2 147 (16.69%) HTML
3 73 (8.29%) CSS
4 70 (7.95%) ASP.NET
4 70 (7.95%) jQuery
5 50 (5.68%) XML
6 46 (5.22%) Web Services
6 46 (5.22%) HTML5
7 23 (2.61%) WPF
8 21 (2.38%) MFC
8 21 (2.38%) ASP.NET Web API
9 17 (1.93%) CSS3
10 16 (1.82%) ASP.NET MVC
11 15 (1.70%) Ajax
12 14 (1.59%) WCF
13 12 (1.36%) LAMP
14 11 (1.25%) Ruby on Rails
14 11 (1.25%) XHTML
15 10 (1.14%) SOAP
15 10 (1.14%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 416 (47.22%) Computer Science
2 162 (18.39%) Mathematics
3 115 (13.05%) Analytical Skills
4 90 (10.22%) Algorithms
5 57 (6.47%) User Experience
6 49 (5.56%) Physics
7 43 (4.88%) Internet of Things
8 34 (3.86%) Open Source
9 33 (3.75%) Embedded Systems
9 33 (3.75%) Management Information System
10 32 (3.63%) Cryptography
11 28 (3.18%) Mobile App
12 26 (2.95%) Device Driver
12 26 (2.95%) Statistics
13 23 (2.61%) Chemistry
14 21 (2.38%) Mechatronics
15 20 (2.27%) Robotics
16 18 (2.04%) Pocket PC
16 18 (2.04%) Client/Server
17 17 (1.93%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 172 (19.52%) Linux
2 158 (17.93%) Windows
3 74 (8.40%) Android
4 57 (6.47%) UNIX
4 57 (6.47%) Apple iOS
5 12 (1.36%) Embedded Linux
6 8 (0.91%) Windows 7
7 5 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (0.45%) AIX
8 4 (0.45%) HPUX
8 4 (0.45%) Solaris
8 4 (0.45%) Mac OS X
8 4 (0.45%) Windows CE
9 2 (0.23%) VMS
9 2 (0.23%) CentOS
9 2 (0.23%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.11%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.11%) Tizen
Processes & Methodologies
1 355 (40.30%) Software Engineering
2 219 (24.86%) Agile Software Development
3 99 (11.24%) OO
4 91 (10.33%) Scrum
5 57 (6.47%) Test Automation
6 53 (6.02%) Mentoring
7 49 (5.56%) Project Management
8 41 (4.65%) Unit Testing
9 36 (4.09%) Information Security
10 35 (3.97%) Analytics
11 33 (3.75%) Data Analysis
12 32 (3.63%) Penetration Testing
12 32 (3.63%) Risk Management
12 32 (3.63%) OOD
13 31 (3.52%) ITIL
13 31 (3.52%) TDD
14 29 (3.29%) MVC
15 28 (3.18%) Data Protection
16 27 (3.06%) User Stories
17 24 (2.72%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 276 (31.33%) C++
2 266 (30.19%) C#
3 222 (25.20%) C
4 217 (24.63%) SQL
5 193 (21.91%) Python
6 176 (19.98%) Java
7 131 (14.87%) JavaScript
8 68 (7.72%) Perl
9 60 (6.81%) PHP
10 44 (4.99%) Embedded C
11 41 (4.65%) MATLAB
12 38 (4.31%) Embedded C++
13 35 (3.97%) Objective-C
14 22 (2.50%) Ruby
15 20 (2.27%) Bash Shell
16 16 (1.82%) PowerShell
17 15 (1.70%) Assembly Language
18 13 (1.48%) R
19 12 (1.36%) VB.NET
19 12 (1.36%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 30 (3.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (2.61%) Security Cleared
3 22 (2.50%) ISTQB
4 20 (2.27%) MCP
5 18 (2.04%) ISEB
5 18 (2.04%) CISSP
6 17 (1.93%) PhD
7 15 (1.70%) CISM
8 14 (1.59%) SSCP
9 11 (1.25%) Postgraduate
10 10 (1.14%) MCT
10 10 (1.14%) MCITP
11 9 (1.02%) MCTS
12 5 (0.57%) SC Cleared
12 5 (0.57%) DV Cleared
12 5 (0.57%) APMP
12 5 (0.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 3 (0.34%) CEH
13 3 (0.34%) CISMP
14 2 (0.23%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (9.08%) QA
2 9 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (0.91%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.45%) ISO 9000
5 3 (0.34%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.34%) SLA
6 2 (0.23%) COBIT
7 1 (0.11%) IEC 61508
7 1 (0.11%) DO-178B
7 1 (0.11%) GLP
System Software
1 31 (3.52%) Active Directory
2 18 (2.04%) Firmware
3 16 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (0.79%) KVM
5 5 (0.57%) Docker
5 5 (0.57%) LXC
5 5 (0.57%) Xen
5 5 (0.57%) Slurm Workload Manager
6 3 (0.34%) vSphere
6 3 (0.34%) vCloud
6 3 (0.34%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.23%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.23%) Ceph
8 1 (0.11%) iptables
Systems Management
1 11 (1.25%) Puppet
1 11 (1.25%) Ansible
2 6 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.57%) Mesos
4 2 (0.23%) Nagios
4 2 (0.23%) Salt
4 2 (0.23%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.11%) MOM
5 1 (0.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 101 (11.46%) Microsoft
2 56 (6.36%) Oracle
3 19 (2.16%) TOWER Software
4 18 (2.04%) VMware
5 17 (1.93%) Sitecore
6 16 (1.82%) Google
7 13 (1.48%) Perforce
8 11 (1.25%) SAP
9 7 (0.79%) Cisco
10 6 (0.68%) Red Hat
10 6 (0.68%) Atlassian
10 6 (0.68%) Xamarin
11 5 (0.57%) Rackspace
11 5 (0.57%) Pegasus
12 4 (0.45%) PeopleSoft
13 3 (0.34%) Business Objects
13 3 (0.34%) QNX
13 3 (0.34%) Autodesk
13 3 (0.34%) PTC
13 3 (0.34%) ION Trading
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Posted: 7 hours ago
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Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
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Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 12 hours ago
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Proteus Europe
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 13 hours ago
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Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £22k - 35k per year + .
Posted: 14 hours ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: £Top Graduate DOE
Posted: 15 hours ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: £Competitive salary & package
Posted: 15 hours ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: to c£60k
Posted: 15 hours ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: up to £50k + excellent benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
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Arcus Global
Salary: up to £25k
Posted: 16 hours ago
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Arcus Global
Salary: up to £25k
Posted: 16 hours ago
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The Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute
Posted: 16 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35k-55k + benefits
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35k-55k + benefits
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Salary: 40k-45k
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + FANTASTIC!!
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Salary: 40k-45k + benefits
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