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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 1 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs citing Degree 465 426 662
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 27.65% 28.71% 32.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 77.76% 72.20% 82.96%
Number of salaries quoted 318 326 538
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,875
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -9.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
598 590 798
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 35.55% 39.76% 38.76%
Number of salaries quoted 433 462 656
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
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 26 November 2014.

Degree Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 November 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.

1 429 (43.87%) Computer Science
2 381 (38.96%) Software Engineering
3 283 (28.94%) Java
4 278 (28.43%) C++
5 255 (26.07%) C#
6 221 (22.60%) Agile Software Development
7 220 (22.49%) Python
8 210 (21.47%) C
8 210 (21.47%) Mathematics
9 193 (19.73%) Linux
10 184 (18.81%) SQL
11 172 (17.59%) Windows
12 168 (17.18%) .NET
13 140 (14.31%) HTML
14 133 (13.60%) OO
15 121 (12.37%) JavaScript
16 119 (12.17%) Finance
17 116 (11.86%) Analytical Skills
18 90 (9.20%) Microsoft
19 88 (9.00%) Scrum
20 86 (8.79%) UNIX
20 86 (8.79%) Electronics
20 86 (8.79%) Internet
21 83 (8.49%) XML
22 78 (7.98%) PHP
23 77 (7.87%) CSS
23 77 (7.87%) Mentoring
24 74 (7.57%) Project Management
25 73 (7.46%) Algorithms
26 70 (7.16%) User Experience

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 24 (2.45%) Tomcat
2 19 (1.94%) Apache
3 16 (1.64%) IIS
3 16 (1.64%) SharePoint
4 13 (1.33%) Drupal
5 12 (1.23%) OpenStack
5 12 (1.23%) JBoss
5 12 (1.23%) WebLogic
6 11 (1.12%) CloudStack
7 6 (0.61%) MS Exchange
8 5 (0.51%) CMS
8 5 (0.51%) Lync
9 4 (0.41%) Exchange Server 5.5
9 4 (0.41%) Oracle Spatial
9 4 (0.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (0.41%) SAS
10 3 (0.31%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 43 (4.40%) MS Excel
2 19 (1.94%) MS Office
3 15 (1.53%) Simulink
4 6 (0.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 6 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.51%) TargetLink
5 5 (0.51%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.41%) 3ds Max
7 3 (0.31%) S-PLUS
8 1 (0.10%) Maya
8 1 (0.10%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.10%) MS Project
8 1 (0.10%) SPSS
8 1 (0.10%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.10%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.10%) Blender
Business Applications
1 3 (0.31%) SAP HR
1 3 (0.31%) SAP SCM
2 2 (0.20%) PeopleSoft Financials
2 2 (0.20%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.10%) LabWindows
3 1 (0.10%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.10%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 18 (1.84%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (0.72%) Office 365
3 5 (0.51%) SaaS
4 3 (0.31%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.10%) GitHub
5 1 (0.10%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.10%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 86 (8.79%) Internet
2 46 (4.70%) Wireless
3 37 (3.78%) Firewall
3 37 (3.78%) TCP/IP
4 21 (2.15%) HTTP
5 20 (2.04%) VLAN
5 20 (2.04%) Network Security
6 19 (1.94%) Intranet
7 15 (1.53%) DNS
7 15 (1.53%) LTE
8 13 (1.33%) VPN
9 11 (1.12%) 3GPP
9 11 (1.12%) SS7
9 11 (1.12%) VoLTE
10 8 (0.82%) Ethernet
11 6 (0.61%) SNMP
11 6 (0.61%) VoIP
11 6 (0.61%) ATM
11 6 (0.61%) ZigBee
11 6 (0.61%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (5.01%) SQL Server
2 40 (4.09%) MySQL
3 26 (2.66%) Relational Database
4 24 (2.45%) Big Data
5 12 (1.23%) RDBMS
5 12 (1.23%) SAP BI
6 10 (1.02%) Oracle Database
7 8 (0.82%) Data Mining
7 8 (0.82%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (0.72%) BusinessObjects
8 7 (0.72%) Text Mining
8 7 (0.72%) QlikView
8 7 (0.72%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 6 (0.61%) Hadoop
9 6 (0.61%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (0.61%) NoSQL
10 5 (0.51%) SAP Data Services
10 5 (0.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (0.51%) SAP BW
11 4 (0.41%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 43 (4.40%) Visual Studio
2 36 (3.68%) Git (software)
3 33 (3.37%) Jenkins
4 23 (2.35%) Maven
4 23 (2.35%) Selenium
5 18 (1.84%) JIRA
6 16 (1.64%) Subversion
7 12 (1.23%) LabVIEW
8 7 (0.72%) JUnit
9 6 (0.61%) Eclipse
9 6 (0.61%) Rational DOORS
10 5 (0.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 5 (0.51%) TeamCity
10 5 (0.51%) Bugzilla
11 4 (0.41%) QuickTest Pro
11 4 (0.41%) Ant
12 3 (0.31%) Oracle APEX
12 3 (0.31%) Moq
12 3 (0.31%) Team Foundation Server
12 3 (0.31%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 119 (12.17%) Finance
2 86 (8.79%) Electronics
3 69 (7.06%) Marketing
4 60 (6.13%) Telecoms
5 56 (5.73%) Manufacturing
6 42 (4.29%) Military
7 27 (2.76%) Publishing
8 24 (2.45%) Automotive
9 22 (2.25%) Banking
10 17 (1.74%) Multimedia
11 16 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
12 10 (1.02%) Billing
13 7 (0.72%) French Language
14 6 (0.61%) Avionics
15 5 (0.51%) Retail
15 5 (0.51%) Aerospace
16 4 (0.41%) Back Office
16 4 (0.41%) Games
16 4 (0.41%) Japanese Language
16 4 (0.41%) German Language
Job Titles
1 273 (27.91%) Software Engineer
2 239 (24.44%) Developer
3 86 (8.79%) Graduate
4 83 (8.49%) Test Engineer
5 58 (5.93%) Software Developer
6 56 (5.73%) Consultant
7 53 (5.42%) Analyst
8 48 (4.91%) Software Test Engineer
9 38 (3.89%) Support Engineer
10 37 (3.78%) Java Developer
11 34 (3.48%) Graduate Software Engineer
12 33 (3.37%) Graduate Developer
13 31 (3.17%) Web Developer
13 31 (3.17%) Senior Software Engineer
14 30 (3.07%) Administrator
15 28 (2.86%) C++ Developer
16 27 (2.76%) Architect
16 27 (2.76%) Project Manager
17 25 (2.56%) C++ Software Engineer
18 24 (2.45%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 168 (17.18%) .NET
2 140 (14.31%) HTML
3 83 (8.49%) XML
4 77 (7.87%) CSS
5 54 (5.52%) jQuery
6 44 (4.50%) ASP.NET
7 41 (4.19%) Web Services
8 33 (3.37%) HTML5
9 21 (2.15%) STL
10 20 (2.04%) WCF
11 19 (1.94%) WPF
12 18 (1.84%) CSS3
13 17 (1.74%) Spring
14 16 (1.64%) Ajax
15 15 (1.53%) LAMP
16 13 (1.33%) J2EE
17 12 (1.23%) REST
18 11 (1.12%) MFC
18 11 (1.12%) Ruby on Rails
18 11 (1.12%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 429 (43.87%) Computer Science
2 210 (21.47%) Mathematics
3 116 (11.86%) Analytical Skills
4 73 (7.46%) Algorithms
5 70 (7.16%) User Experience
6 61 (6.24%) Cryptography
7 60 (6.13%) Physics
8 55 (5.62%) Embedded Systems
9 49 (5.01%) Management Information System
10 39 (3.99%) Open Source
11 24 (2.45%) Device Driver
12 23 (2.35%) PKI
13 21 (2.15%) Statistics
14 20 (2.04%) Chemistry
14 20 (2.04%) Visualisation
15 19 (1.94%) Mobile App
15 19 (1.94%) Client/Server
16 16 (1.64%) GIS
16 16 (1.64%) Informatics
16 16 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 193 (19.73%) Linux
2 172 (17.59%) Windows
3 86 (8.79%) UNIX
4 39 (3.99%) Android
5 38 (3.89%) Apple iOS
6 28 (2.86%) Solaris
7 11 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (1.12%) Embedded Linux
8 7 (0.72%) Windows 7
9 5 (0.51%) Windows 8
9 5 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (0.51%) AIX
9 5 (0.51%) HPUX
10 3 (0.31%) Windows CE
11 2 (0.20%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.10%) Windows Phone 8
12 1 (0.10%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 381 (38.96%) Software Engineering
2 221 (22.60%) Agile Software Development
3 133 (13.60%) OO
4 88 (9.00%) Scrum
5 77 (7.87%) Mentoring
6 74 (7.57%) Project Management
7 66 (6.75%) Information Security
8 44 (4.50%) Multithreading
9 43 (4.40%) TDD
10 41 (4.19%) Data Protection
11 38 (3.89%) Line Management
12 36 (3.68%) Product Management
13 35 (3.58%) Web Development
13 35 (3.58%) ITIL
14 34 (3.48%) OOP
14 34 (3.48%) OOD
14 34 (3.48%) Configuration Management
14 34 (3.48%) Test Automation
15 31 (3.17%) Regression Testing
15 31 (3.17%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 283 (28.94%) Java
2 278 (28.43%) C++
3 255 (26.07%) C#
4 220 (22.49%) Python
5 210 (21.47%) C
6 184 (18.81%) SQL
7 121 (12.37%) JavaScript
8 78 (7.98%) PHP
9 57 (5.83%) Perl
10 46 (4.70%) MATLAB
11 29 (2.97%) Embedded C
12 18 (1.84%) Ruby
13 17 (1.74%) PowerShell
14 15 (1.53%) Objective-C
15 14 (1.43%) Delphi
16 13 (1.33%) VBA
17 12 (1.23%) VB.NET
17 12 (1.23%) Shell Script
18 11 (1.12%) Embedded C++
19 9 (0.92%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (3.27%) Security Cleared
2 27 (2.76%) PhD
2 27 (2.76%) ISEB
3 21 (2.15%) Postgraduate
4 19 (1.94%) ISTQB
5 13 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (1.02%) CISSP
6 10 (1.02%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (1.02%) CCNA
7 7 (0.72%) MCSE
8 6 (0.61%) A+ Certification
8 6 (0.61%) SC Cleared
9 5 (0.51%) CEH
9 5 (0.51%) CISMP
9 5 (0.51%) APMP
9 5 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (0.41%) HNC
10 4 (0.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 4 (0.41%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (6.65%) QA
2 19 (1.94%) ISO 9000
3 7 (0.72%) ISO 9001
3 7 (0.72%) SLA
4 6 (0.61%) IEC 61508
4 6 (0.61%) DO-178B
5 3 (0.31%) JTAG
6 1 (0.10%) GLP
6 1 (0.10%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.10%) GxP
System Software
1 34 (3.48%) Active Directory
2 29 (2.97%) Firmware
3 13 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (0.82%) XenServer
5 6 (0.61%) Hyper-V
6 5 (0.51%) Xen
7 2 (0.20%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.10%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 10 (1.02%) Puppet
2 7 (0.72%) Ansible
3 3 (0.31%) Munin
3 3 (0.31%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.10%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.10%) Nagios
4 1 (0.10%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.10%) SCCM
Vendors
1 90 (9.20%) Microsoft
2 68 (6.95%) Oracle
3 28 (2.86%) SAP
4 17 (1.74%) SolidWorks
5 16 (1.64%) VMware
6 15 (1.53%) Cisco
7 14 (1.43%) Sun
8 13 (1.33%) Google
8 13 (1.33%) Red Gate
9 12 (1.23%) Citrix
9 12 (1.23%) Sybase
10 10 (1.02%) Cognos
11 9 (0.92%) Adobe
12 8 (0.82%) Business Objects
12 8 (0.82%) Red Hat
13 7 (0.72%) Intel
13 7 (0.72%) Salesforce.com
13 7 (0.72%) Sony
13 7 (0.72%) TOWER Software
13 7 (0.72%) Facebook
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