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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing Degree 398 552 591
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 27.47% 32.09% 29.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 74.67% 79.65% 72.96%
Number of salaries quoted 358 466 472
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
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
533 693 810
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 36.78% 40.29% 40.44%
Number of salaries quoted 453 587 662
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,000 £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 1 April 2015.

Degree Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 436 (47.75%) Computer Science
2 380 (41.62%) Software Engineering
3 279 (30.56%) C++
4 262 (28.70%) C#
5 241 (26.40%) C
6 227 (24.86%) Agile Software Development
7 219 (23.99%) Python
8 213 (23.33%) SQL
9 196 (21.47%) Java
10 189 (20.70%) Linux
11 181 (19.82%) .NET
12 180 (19.72%) Mathematics
13 166 (18.18%) Windows
14 137 (15.01%) HTML
15 121 (13.25%) JavaScript
16 116 (12.71%) Electronics
17 110 (12.05%) Analytical Skills
18 106 (11.61%) OO
19 96 (10.51%) Finance
20 95 (10.41%) Microsoft
21 91 (9.97%) Scrum
22 82 (8.98%) SQL Server
22 82 (8.98%) Internet
23 79 (8.65%) Algorithms
24 78 (8.54%) QA
25 74 (8.11%) CSS
26 73 (8.00%) UNIX
27 72 (7.89%) Android
28 69 (7.56%) Perl
29 64 (7.01%) User Experience

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 24 (2.63%) SharePoint
2 13 (1.42%) Apache
2 13 (1.42%) OpenStack
3 12 (1.31%) SharePoint 2013
4 11 (1.20%) SharePoint 2010
5 7 (0.77%) Tomcat
5 7 (0.77%) SAS
6 6 (0.66%) IIS
6 6 (0.66%) Node.js
6 6 (0.66%) CloudStack
7 5 (0.55%) Lync
8 4 (0.44%) WebLogic
8 4 (0.44%) JBoss
9 3 (0.33%) MS Exchange
9 3 (0.33%) Drupal
10 2 (0.22%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.22%) Confluence
10 2 (0.22%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (0.22%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 39 (4.27%) MS Excel
2 7 (0.77%) MS Office
3 3 (0.33%) Simulink
3 3 (0.33%) S-PLUS
4 2 (0.22%) Pro/ENGINEER
4 2 (0.22%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.11%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.11%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.11%) TargetLink
5 1 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (0.22%) Oracle CRM
1 2 (0.22%) SAP CRM
1 2 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.22%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 29 (3.18%) Cloud Computing
2 12 (1.31%) Google Cloud Platform
3 10 (1.10%) SaaS
4 8 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.22%) Office 365
6 1 (0.11%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 82 (8.98%) Internet
2 52 (5.70%) Wireless
3 38 (4.16%) TCP/IP
4 31 (3.40%) Firewall
5 29 (3.18%) HTTP
6 19 (2.08%) Network Security
7 15 (1.64%) Ethernet
8 11 (1.20%) VPN
8 11 (1.20%) DNS
9 10 (1.10%) LAN
9 10 (1.10%) WAN
10 9 (0.99%) LTE
11 8 (0.88%) Wireshark
11 8 (0.88%) Bluetooth
11 8 (0.88%) Intranet
11 8 (0.88%) ICMP
12 7 (0.77%) SS7
12 7 (0.77%) INAP
12 7 (0.77%) ZigBee
12 7 (0.77%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (8.98%) SQL Server
2 46 (5.04%) MySQL
3 21 (2.30%) Relational Database
4 17 (1.86%) PostgreSQL
5 15 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (1.64%) MongoDB
5 15 (1.64%) NoSQL
6 14 (1.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 13 (1.42%) Big Data
8 12 (1.31%) SQL Server 2012
9 11 (1.20%) Apache Cassandra
10 10 (1.10%) QlikView
11 9 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 7 (0.77%) Data Mining
13 7 (0.77%) Spotfire
14 6 (0.66%) Text Mining
15 5 (0.55%) RDBMS
15 5 (0.55%) Neo4j
15 5 (0.55%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 39 (4.27%) Selenium
2 38 (4.16%) Visual Studio
2 38 (4.16%) Jenkins
3 30 (3.29%) Git (software)
4 18 (1.97%) Maven
5 16 (1.75%) NUnit
5 16 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
6 15 (1.64%) JIRA
7 14 (1.53%) Eclipse
8 13 (1.42%) LabVIEW
9 12 (1.31%) Subversion
9 12 (1.31%) Moq
9 12 (1.31%) Octopus Deploy
9 12 (1.31%) SpecFlow
10 9 (0.99%) Rhino Mocks
11 8 (0.88%) Cucumber
11 8 (0.88%) Bugzilla
12 6 (0.66%) Redmine
13 5 (0.55%) Oracle APEX
13 5 (0.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 116 (12.71%) Electronics
2 96 (10.51%) Finance
3 44 (4.82%) Marketing
4 40 (4.38%) Manufacturing
5 35 (3.83%) Telecoms
6 24 (2.63%) Automotive
6 24 (2.63%) Military
7 18 (1.97%) Pharmaceutical
8 17 (1.86%) Banking
9 13 (1.42%) Multimedia
10 12 (1.31%) Publishing
11 10 (1.10%) Games
12 9 (0.99%) French Language
13 7 (0.77%) Billing
14 4 (0.44%) Retail
15 3 (0.33%) Japanese Language
16 2 (0.22%) German Language
16 2 (0.22%) Italian Language
16 2 (0.22%) Financial Institution
16 2 (0.22%) Law
Job Titles
1 305 (33.41%) Software Engineer
2 259 (28.37%) Developer
3 113 (12.38%) Software Developer
4 99 (10.84%) Test Engineer
5 87 (9.53%) Graduate
6 61 (6.68%) Software Test Engineer
7 56 (6.13%) Analyst
8 49 (5.37%) Programmer
9 40 (4.38%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 38 (4.16%) C# Software Engineer
11 37 (4.05%) Senior Developer
12 36 (3.94%) Consultant
13 34 (3.72%) C++ Developer
14 29 (3.18%) Java Developer
14 29 (3.18%) Software Programmer
15 28 (3.07%) Junior
15 28 (3.07%) Graduate Developer
16 26 (2.85%) Project Manager
17 25 (2.74%) Administrator
17 25 (2.74%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 181 (19.82%) .NET
2 137 (15.01%) HTML
3 74 (8.11%) CSS
4 59 (6.46%) ASP.NET
5 57 (6.24%) jQuery
6 54 (5.91%) XML
7 47 (5.15%) Web Services
8 44 (4.82%) HTML5
9 20 (2.19%) WPF
10 18 (1.97%) ASP.NET Web API
11 16 (1.75%) CSS3
11 16 (1.75%) Ajax
12 15 (1.64%) ASP.NET MVC
13 14 (1.53%) WCF
13 14 (1.53%) LAMP
14 13 (1.42%) MFC
15 12 (1.31%) XHTML
16 11 (1.20%) SOAP
17 10 (1.10%) REST
17 10 (1.10%) Direct3D
Miscellaneous
1 436 (47.75%) Computer Science
2 180 (19.72%) Mathematics
3 110 (12.05%) Analytical Skills
4 79 (8.65%) Algorithms
5 64 (7.01%) User Experience
6 52 (5.70%) Cryptography
7 49 (5.37%) Embedded Systems
8 44 (4.82%) Internet of Things
8 44 (4.82%) Physics
9 43 (4.71%) Management Information System
10 36 (3.94%) Open Source
11 29 (3.18%) Mobile App
11 29 (3.18%) Statistics
12 27 (2.96%) Device Driver
13 23 (2.52%) Chemistry
14 20 (2.19%) Informatics
15 16 (1.75%) Robotics
16 15 (1.64%) Mechatronics
16 15 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
17 14 (1.53%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 189 (20.70%) Linux
2 166 (18.18%) Windows
3 73 (8.00%) UNIX
4 72 (7.89%) Android
5 56 (6.13%) Apple iOS
6 13 (1.42%) Embedded Linux
7 8 (0.88%) Windows 7
7 8 (0.88%) Solaris
8 6 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (0.55%) AIX
9 5 (0.55%) HPUX
10 4 (0.44%) Mac OS X
10 4 (0.44%) Windows CE
11 3 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.22%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.22%) VMS
12 2 (0.22%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.22%) CentOS
13 1 (0.11%) Tizen
Processes & Methodologies
1 380 (41.62%) Software Engineering
2 227 (24.86%) Agile Software Development
3 106 (11.61%) OO
4 91 (9.97%) Scrum
5 58 (6.35%) Project Management
6 56 (6.13%) Test Automation
6 56 (6.13%) Mentoring
7 55 (6.02%) Information Security
8 44 (4.82%) Analytics
9 39 (4.27%) Data Protection
10 35 (3.83%) Unit Testing
11 34 (3.72%) Penetration Testing
12 33 (3.61%) OOD
13 30 (3.29%) Business Intelligence
13 30 (3.29%) ITIL
14 29 (3.18%) Data Analysis
15 28 (3.07%) TDD
15 28 (3.07%) Software Architecture
15 28 (3.07%) User Stories
16 27 (2.96%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 279 (30.56%) C++
2 262 (28.70%) C#
3 241 (26.40%) C
4 219 (23.99%) Python
5 213 (23.33%) SQL
6 196 (21.47%) Java
7 121 (13.25%) JavaScript
8 69 (7.56%) Perl
9 61 (6.68%) PHP
10 45 (4.93%) MATLAB
11 38 (4.16%) Embedded C
12 31 (3.40%) Embedded C++
13 27 (2.96%) Objective-C
14 20 (2.19%) Bash Shell
15 18 (1.97%) Ruby
16 16 (1.75%) Delphi
17 15 (1.64%) Assembly Language
18 14 (1.53%) Shell Script
18 14 (1.53%) R
19 13 (1.42%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (3.50%) Security Cleared
2 23 (2.52%) ISTQB
2 23 (2.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (2.08%) PhD
3 19 (2.08%) ISEB
4 17 (1.86%) CISSP
5 16 (1.75%) Postgraduate
6 12 (1.31%) MCP
7 10 (1.10%) SSCP
7 10 (1.10%) CISM
8 9 (0.99%) MCT
8 9 (0.99%) MCITP
9 8 (0.88%) MCTS
10 6 (0.66%) SC Cleared
10 6 (0.66%) DV Cleared
10 6 (0.66%) APMP
11 5 (0.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 3 (0.33%) PMI Certification
12 3 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
12 3 (0.33%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (8.54%) QA
2 11 (1.20%) ISO 9000
3 8 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (0.88%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.55%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.22%) SLA
5 2 (0.22%) COBIT
5 2 (0.22%) IEC 61508
5 2 (0.22%) DO-178B
6 1 (0.11%) GLP
System Software
1 33 (3.61%) Active Directory
2 19 (2.08%) Firmware
3 17 (1.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (0.77%) KVM
4 7 (0.77%) Xen
5 5 (0.55%) Slurm Workload Manager
5 5 (0.55%) LXC
5 5 (0.55%) Docker
6 3 (0.33%) XenServer
6 3 (0.33%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.22%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.22%) Ceph
7 2 (0.22%) iptables
8 1 (0.11%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 10 (1.10%) Puppet
2 8 (0.88%) Ansible
3 5 (0.55%) Mesos
4 3 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.22%) SCOrch
5 2 (0.22%) Salt
5 2 (0.22%) Nagios
5 2 (0.22%) Munin
6 1 (0.11%) MOM
6 1 (0.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 95 (10.41%) Microsoft
2 55 (6.02%) Oracle
3 21 (2.30%) Google
4 20 (2.19%) VMware
5 19 (2.08%) TOWER Software
6 13 (1.42%) SAP
6 13 (1.42%) Sitecore
7 12 (1.31%) Perforce
8 11 (1.20%) Cisco
9 9 (0.99%) SolidWorks
10 7 (0.77%) Red Hat
10 7 (0.77%) Atlassian
11 6 (0.66%) Sony
11 6 (0.66%) Intel
12 5 (0.55%) Business Objects
12 5 (0.55%) Pegasus
13 4 (0.44%) PeopleSoft
13 4 (0.44%) Citrix
13 4 (0.44%) Rackspace
14 3 (0.33%) Xamarin
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