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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 1 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs citing Degree 460 403 645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 26.56% 27.47% 29.74%
As % of the Qualifications category 72.90% 71.33% 80.12%
Number of salaries quoted 289 316 543
Average salary £40,000 £36,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% -9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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
631 565 805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 36.43% 38.51% 37.11%
Number of salaries quoted 418 455 682
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 22 October 2014.

Degree Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 427 (44.95%) Computer Science
2 365 (38.42%) Software Engineering
3 296 (31.16%) Java
4 279 (29.37%) C++
5 247 (26.00%) C#
6 232 (24.42%) Agile Software Development
7 216 (22.74%) Mathematics
8 210 (22.11%) Python
9 178 (18.74%) C
10 168 (17.68%) .NET
11 165 (17.37%) SQL
12 164 (17.26%) Windows
13 160 (16.84%) Linux
14 148 (15.58%) OO
15 136 (14.32%) HTML
16 118 (12.42%) JavaScript
16 118 (12.42%) Finance
16 118 (12.42%) Analytical Skills
17 93 (9.79%) Microsoft
18 92 (9.68%) Internet
18 92 (9.68%) Scrum
19 91 (9.58%) UNIX
20 81 (8.53%) Marketing
21 79 (8.32%) CSS
22 73 (7.68%) XML
22 73 (7.68%) PHP
23 72 (7.58%) Oracle
23 72 (7.58%) Electronics
24 71 (7.47%) Physics
25 70 (7.37%) Project Management

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 (2.63%) Tomcat
2 20 (2.11%) Apache
3 16 (1.68%) OpenStack
3 16 (1.68%) IIS
4 15 (1.58%) CloudStack
5 13 (1.37%) WebLogic
5 13 (1.37%) JBoss
6 10 (1.05%) Drupal
6 10 (1.05%) SharePoint
7 7 (0.74%) CMS
8 5 (0.53%) MS Exchange
9 4 (0.42%) Node.js
9 4 (0.42%) Oracle Spatial
10 3 (0.32%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (0.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (0.32%) Exchange Server 5.5
10 3 (0.32%) WebSphere
10 3 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (0.32%) Confluence
11 2 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 44 (4.63%) MS Excel
2 30 (3.16%) MS Office
3 14 (1.47%) Simulink
4 9 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (0.84%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 5 (0.53%) TargetLink
7 4 (0.42%) 3ds Max
7 4 (0.42%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.21%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.21%) MS Project
9 1 (0.11%) FrameMaker
9 1 (0.11%) SPSS
9 1 (0.11%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.11%) InDesign
9 1 (0.11%) Maya
9 1 (0.11%) Blender
Business Applications
1 4 (0.42%) SunGard APT
2 3 (0.32%) SAP HR
2 3 (0.32%) SAP SCM
3 2 (0.21%) SAP CRM
3 2 (0.21%) LabWindows
3 2 (0.21%) PeopleSoft Financials
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 20 (2.11%) Cloud Computing
2 10 (1.05%) SaaS
3 5 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (0.53%) Office 365
4 4 (0.42%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.21%) Route 53
6 2 (0.21%) Google Apps
6 2 (0.21%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.11%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 92 (9.68%) Internet
2 54 (5.68%) Wireless
3 33 (3.47%) Firewall
4 27 (2.84%) TCP/IP
5 23 (2.42%) VLAN
6 17 (1.79%) HTTP
6 17 (1.79%) Intranet
6 17 (1.79%) LTE
7 15 (1.58%) Network Security
8 13 (1.37%) 3GPP
8 13 (1.37%) SS7
8 13 (1.37%) VoLTE
9 8 (0.84%) DNS
10 7 (0.74%) VPN
11 6 (0.63%) ZigBee
11 6 (0.63%) SNMP
11 6 (0.63%) ATM
12 5 (0.53%) LDAP
12 5 (0.53%) NAS
13 4 (0.42%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (4.95%) MySQL
2 41 (4.32%) SQL Server
3 32 (3.37%) Relational Database
4 22 (2.32%) Big Data
5 13 (1.37%) Data Mining
6 12 (1.26%) SAP BI
6 12 (1.26%) RDBMS
7 11 (1.16%) Oracle Database
8 8 (0.84%) Apache Cassandra
8 8 (0.84%) Hadoop
8 8 (0.84%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (0.74%) BusinessObjects
9 7 (0.74%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 6 (0.63%) QlikView
10 6 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (0.53%) SAP BW
11 5 (0.53%) Text Mining
11 5 (0.53%) MongoDB
11 5 (0.53%) SAP Data Services
12 4 (0.42%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 37 (3.89%) Visual Studio
2 33 (3.47%) Git (software)
3 28 (2.95%) Jenkins
4 23 (2.42%) Subversion
5 22 (2.32%) Maven
6 19 (2.00%) Selenium
7 14 (1.47%) JIRA
8 8 (0.84%) Rational DOORS
9 6 (0.63%) Bugzilla
9 6 (0.63%) JUnit
10 5 (0.53%) Eclipse
10 5 (0.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 5 (0.53%) TeamCity
11 4 (0.42%) Xcode
11 4 (0.42%) Ant
12 3 (0.32%) WinRunner
12 3 (0.32%) Oracle APEX
12 3 (0.32%) Firebug
13 2 (0.21%) Rational Rhapsody
13 2 (0.21%) GCC
General
1 118 (12.42%) Finance
2 81 (8.53%) Marketing
3 72 (7.58%) Electronics
4 61 (6.42%) Telecoms
5 43 (4.53%) Manufacturing
6 25 (2.63%) Publishing
7 24 (2.53%) Military
8 20 (2.11%) Banking
8 20 (2.11%) Multimedia
9 17 (1.79%) Automotive
10 12 (1.26%) Billing
11 9 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
11 9 (0.95%) Advertising
12 7 (0.74%) French Language
12 7 (0.74%) Japanese Language
13 6 (0.63%) Avionics
13 6 (0.63%) Aerospace
14 5 (0.53%) Legal
15 4 (0.42%) German Language
15 4 (0.42%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 257 (27.05%) Software Engineer
2 244 (25.68%) Developer
3 80 (8.42%) Graduate
4 61 (6.42%) Test Engineer
5 57 (6.00%) Analyst
6 45 (4.74%) Consultant
7 42 (4.42%) Support Engineer
8 40 (4.21%) Software Developer
9 36 (3.79%) Software Test Engineer
10 34 (3.58%) Java Developer
10 34 (3.58%) Web Developer
11 31 (3.26%) Senior Software Engineer
11 31 (3.26%) Graduate Developer
11 31 (3.26%) Architect
12 30 (3.16%) Junior
13 26 (2.74%) Administrator
14 25 (2.63%) C++ Developer
15 24 (2.53%) Graduate Software Engineer
15 24 (2.53%) Team Leader
16 23 (2.42%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 168 (17.68%) .NET
2 136 (14.32%) HTML
3 79 (8.32%) CSS
4 73 (7.68%) XML
5 57 (6.00%) jQuery
6 43 (4.53%) Web Services
7 42 (4.42%) ASP.NET
8 31 (3.26%) HTML5
9 23 (2.42%) STL
10 21 (2.21%) LAMP
11 19 (2.00%) Spring
11 19 (2.00%) WCF
12 18 (1.89%) J2EE
13 16 (1.68%) WPF
14 15 (1.58%) CSS3
15 14 (1.47%) Boost C++ Libraries
16 13 (1.37%) Ajax
16 13 (1.37%) Dojo
17 12 (1.26%) Django
17 12 (1.26%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 427 (44.95%) Computer Science
2 216 (22.74%) Mathematics
3 118 (12.42%) Analytical Skills
4 71 (7.47%) Physics
5 64 (6.74%) Algorithms
6 63 (6.63%) User Experience
7 53 (5.58%) Cryptography
8 49 (5.16%) Embedded Systems
9 45 (4.74%) Management Information System
10 34 (3.58%) Open Source
11 24 (2.53%) PKI
12 22 (2.32%) Visualisation
12 22 (2.32%) Mobile App
12 22 (2.32%) Statistics
13 21 (2.21%) Device Driver
14 19 (2.00%) Client/Server
15 14 (1.47%) Internet of Things
15 14 (1.47%) GIS
16 11 (1.16%) Informatics
16 11 (1.16%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 164 (17.26%) Windows
2 160 (16.84%) Linux
3 91 (9.58%) UNIX
4 45 (4.74%) Apple iOS
5 42 (4.42%) Android
6 31 (3.26%) Solaris
7 7 (0.74%) Embedded Linux
7 7 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (0.63%) Windows 7
9 4 (0.42%) AIX
9 4 (0.42%) HPUX
10 3 (0.32%) Windows Phone
10 3 (0.32%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.32%) Windows Phone 8
11 2 (0.21%) Windows CE
12 1 (0.11%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.11%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 365 (38.42%) Software Engineering
2 232 (24.42%) Agile Software Development
3 148 (15.58%) OO
4 92 (9.68%) Scrum
5 70 (7.37%) Project Management
6 66 (6.95%) Mentoring
7 60 (6.32%) Information Security
8 48 (5.05%) TDD
9 44 (4.63%) Multithreading
10 42 (4.42%) Web Development
11 41 (4.32%) Product Management
12 38 (4.00%) OOP
13 37 (3.89%) Line Management
14 35 (3.68%) Data Protection
15 34 (3.58%) OOD
16 33 (3.47%) Test Automation
17 32 (3.37%) Continuous Integration
17 32 (3.37%) Software Testing
18 31 (3.26%) Regression Testing
18 31 (3.26%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 296 (31.16%) Java
2 279 (29.37%) C++
3 247 (26.00%) C#
4 210 (22.11%) Python
5 178 (18.74%) C
6 165 (17.37%) SQL
7 118 (12.42%) JavaScript
8 73 (7.68%) PHP
9 45 (4.74%) Perl
10 31 (3.26%) MATLAB
11 29 (3.05%) Embedded C
12 23 (2.42%) Ruby
13 17 (1.79%) Objective-C
14 16 (1.68%) Delphi
15 14 (1.47%) PowerShell
16 12 (1.26%) VBA
16 12 (1.26%) VB.NET
17 11 (1.16%) Shell Script
18 9 (0.95%) Embedded C++
19 8 (0.84%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 37 (3.89%) PhD
2 32 (3.37%) Security Cleared
3 22 (2.32%) ISEB
4 21 (2.21%) Postgraduate
5 10 (1.05%) ISTQB
5 10 (1.05%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (1.05%) CCNA
6 9 (0.95%) CISSP
7 7 (0.74%) MCSE
8 6 (0.63%) A+ Certification
9 5 (0.53%) APMP
10 4 (0.42%) SC Cleared
10 4 (0.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 4 (0.42%) CEH
10 4 (0.42%) CISMP
10 4 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (0.42%) HNC
11 3 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (0.32%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (6.53%) QA
2 24 (2.53%) ISO 9000
3 7 (0.74%) SLA
4 6 (0.63%) DO-178B
4 6 (0.63%) IEC 61508
5 4 (0.42%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.32%) JTAG
7 2 (0.21%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.11%) GxP
System Software
1 31 (3.26%) Active Directory
2 27 (2.84%) Firmware
3 10 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (0.84%) XenServer
5 5 (0.53%) Xen
6 4 (0.42%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.11%) KVM
7 1 (0.11%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 9 (0.95%) Puppet
2 4 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.32%) Nagios
3 3 (0.32%) Ansible
3 3 (0.32%) Munin
4 1 (0.11%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.11%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 93 (9.79%) Microsoft
2 72 (7.58%) Oracle
3 24 (2.53%) SAP
4 17 (1.79%) Sun
5 14 (1.47%) Sybase
6 13 (1.37%) Adobe
6 13 (1.37%) Cisco
6 13 (1.37%) Citrix
6 13 (1.37%) Google
6 13 (1.37%) Red Gate
7 12 (1.26%) SolidWorks
8 11 (1.16%) VMware
9 10 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
9 10 (1.05%) Cognos
10 8 (0.84%) Business Objects
11 7 (0.74%) Facebook
11 7 (0.74%) Twitter
12 6 (0.63%) Splunk
12 6 (0.63%) TOWER Software
12 6 (0.63%) Cadence
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