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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 2 2 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs citing Degree 464 510 388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 31.93% 29.04% 23.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 80.70% 77.86% 69.16%
Number of salaries quoted 386 369 341
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,886 £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
575 655 561
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 39.57% 37.30% 34.08%
Number of salaries quoted 474 492 493
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,079 £28,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,272 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

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 3 July 2015.

Degree Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 433 (50.06%) Computer Science
2 336 (38.84%) Software Engineering
3 268 (30.98%) C#
4 267 (30.87%) Agile Software Development
5 260 (30.06%) C++
6 233 (26.94%) SQL
7 231 (26.71%) Java
8 184 (21.27%) .NET
9 169 (19.54%) Python
10 166 (19.19%) C
11 157 (18.15%) Mathematics
12 155 (17.92%) HTML
13 144 (16.65%) Linux
14 140 (16.18%) JavaScript
15 136 (15.72%) Windows
16 127 (14.68%) OO
17 115 (13.29%) Analytical Skills
18 114 (13.18%) SQL Server
19 112 (12.95%) Microsoft
20 103 (11.91%) Scrum
21 95 (10.98%) jQuery
22 92 (10.64%) Finance
23 88 (10.17%) Algorithms
24 85 (9.83%) ASP.NET
25 74 (8.55%) Android
26 73 (8.44%) Electronics
27 68 (7.86%) SDLC
28 66 (7.63%) QA
29 65 (7.51%) Physics
29 65 (7.51%) Oracle

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 19 (2.20%) SharePoint
2 13 (1.50%) Apache
2 13 (1.50%) SharePoint 2013
3 12 (1.39%) SharePoint 2010
4 10 (1.16%) Node.js
5 9 (1.04%) OpenStack
6 8 (0.92%) IIS
6 8 (0.92%) JBoss
7 5 (0.58%) Tomcat
8 4 (0.46%) SAS
8 4 (0.46%) WebLogic
9 3 (0.35%) Cloud Foundry
9 3 (0.35%) GemFire
9 3 (0.35%) GlassFish
10 2 (0.23%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.23%) Lync
10 2 (0.23%) ArcGIS
10 2 (0.23%) Lotus Domino
10 2 (0.23%) CloudStack
11 1 (0.12%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 46 (5.32%) MS Excel
2 13 (1.50%) MS Office
3 10 (1.16%) AutoCAD
4 9 (1.04%) FrameMaker
4 9 (1.04%) SOLIDWORKS
4 9 (1.04%) RoboHelp
5 7 (0.81%) PTC Creo
5 7 (0.81%) Pro/ENGINEER
6 6 (0.69%) Revit
6 6 (0.69%) MicroStation
6 6 (0.69%) Solid Edge
6 6 (0.69%) Siemens NX
7 2 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.35%) SAP FI
1 3 (0.35%) SAP MM
2 2 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.23%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.12%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 21 (2.43%) Amazon AWS
1 21 (2.43%) Cloud Computing
2 11 (1.27%) SaaS
3 10 (1.16%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.35%) GitHub
5 1 (0.12%) SoftLayer
5 1 (0.12%) Google App Engine
5 1 (0.12%) Heroku
5 1 (0.12%) Engine Yard
5 1 (0.12%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.12%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 52 (6.01%) Internet
2 43 (4.97%) Wireless
3 30 (3.47%) Firewall
4 23 (2.66%) TCP/IP
5 17 (1.97%) LAN
6 16 (1.85%) WAN
7 11 (1.27%) HTTP
7 11 (1.27%) LTE
8 10 (1.16%) SS7
8 10 (1.16%) INAP
8 10 (1.16%) VoLTE
9 9 (1.04%) ICMP
10 8 (0.92%) Ethernet
11 5 (0.58%) SNMP
11 5 (0.58%) Wireshark
11 5 (0.58%) Network Security
12 4 (0.46%) ZigBee
12 4 (0.46%) DNS
12 4 (0.46%) HTTPS
12 4 (0.46%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (13.18%) SQL Server
2 48 (5.55%) MySQL
3 36 (4.16%) Relational Database
4 27 (3.12%) MongoDB
4 27 (3.12%) PostgreSQL
5 25 (2.89%) NoSQL
6 14 (1.62%) SQL Server 2012
6 14 (1.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 13 (1.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 12 (1.39%) RDBMS
9 8 (0.92%) SAP BW
9 8 (0.92%) Big Data
10 7 (0.81%) Apache Cassandra
10 7 (0.81%) Data Mining
10 7 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (0.58%) MariaDB
11 5 (0.58%) CouchDB
11 5 (0.58%) Neo4j
12 3 (0.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (0.35%) Firebird
Development Applications
1 60 (6.94%) Selenium
2 50 (5.78%) Jenkins
3 44 (5.09%) Git (software)
4 22 (2.54%) JIRA
5 20 (2.31%) Visual Studio
6 19 (2.20%) Maven
7 16 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
7 16 (1.85%) NUnit
8 13 (1.50%) Moq
8 13 (1.50%) SpecFlow
8 13 (1.50%) Octopus Deploy
9 12 (1.39%) TeamCity
9 12 (1.39%) Cucumber
10 7 (0.81%) Subversion
11 6 (0.69%) Eclipse
11 6 (0.69%) LabVIEW
12 5 (0.58%) Bugzilla
12 5 (0.58%) WebDriver
13 4 (0.46%) Rhino Mocks
14 3 (0.35%) Mockito
General
1 92 (10.64%) Finance
2 73 (8.44%) Electronics
3 36 (4.16%) Marketing
4 34 (3.93%) Telecoms
5 27 (3.12%) Manufacturing
6 14 (1.62%) Billing
7 13 (1.50%) Automotive
8 12 (1.39%) Publishing
9 11 (1.27%) Banking
10 9 (1.04%) Games
10 9 (1.04%) French Language
10 9 (1.04%) German Language
11 7 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
12 5 (0.58%) Front Office
12 5 (0.58%) Back Office
13 2 (0.23%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.23%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.23%) Law
13 2 (0.23%) Legal
14 1 (0.12%) Retail
Job Titles
1 287 (33.18%) Developer
2 282 (32.60%) Software Engineer
3 110 (12.72%) Software Developer
4 65 (7.51%) Graduate
4 65 (7.51%) Test Engineer
5 58 (6.71%) Programmer
6 51 (5.90%) Senior Developer
7 47 (5.43%) Java Developer
8 46 (5.32%) Software Test Engineer
9 42 (4.86%) C# Software Engineer
10 41 (4.74%) Consultant
11 40 (4.62%) Analyst
12 36 (4.16%) Software Programmer
13 35 (4.05%) C++ Developer
14 32 (3.70%) Junior
15 30 (3.47%) Graduate Software Engineer
16 28 (3.24%) Tester
16 28 (3.24%) Senior Software Engineer
17 25 (2.89%) C# Developer
18 24 (2.77%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 184 (21.27%) .NET
2 155 (17.92%) HTML
3 95 (10.98%) jQuery
4 85 (9.83%) ASP.NET
5 59 (6.82%) CSS
5 59 (6.82%) Web Services
6 54 (6.24%) XML
7 37 (4.28%) HTML5
8 33 (3.82%) MFC
9 21 (2.43%) WPF
10 15 (1.73%) ASP.NET MVC
10 15 (1.73%) Ruby on Rails
11 13 (1.50%) CSS3
12 12 (1.39%) RESTful
12 12 (1.39%) PhoneGap
12 12 (1.39%) AngularJS
12 12 (1.39%) ASP.NET Web API
13 11 (1.27%) WCF
13 11 (1.27%) .NET Framework
13 11 (1.27%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 433 (50.06%) Computer Science
2 157 (18.15%) Mathematics
3 115 (13.29%) Analytical Skills
4 88 (10.17%) Algorithms
5 65 (7.51%) Physics
6 52 (6.01%) User Experience
7 41 (4.74%) Management Information System
8 31 (3.58%) Pocket PC
9 28 (3.24%) Mobile App
10 27 (3.12%) Internet of Things
11 24 (2.77%) Statistics
12 23 (2.66%) Robotics
13 22 (2.54%) Client/Server
14 20 (2.31%) Enterprise Software
15 19 (2.20%) Embedded Systems
15 19 (2.20%) GIS
15 19 (2.20%) Mechatronics
16 15 (1.73%) Informatics
17 13 (1.50%) Blog
18 12 (1.39%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 144 (16.65%) Linux
2 136 (15.72%) Windows
3 74 (8.55%) Android
4 59 (6.82%) Apple iOS
5 31 (3.58%) UNIX
6 6 (0.69%) Embedded Linux
6 6 (0.69%) Windows 7
7 5 (0.58%) Mac OS X
8 4 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.35%) CentOS
10 2 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.23%) VMS
10 2 (0.23%) Windows CE
10 2 (0.23%) AIX
10 2 (0.23%) HPUX
10 2 (0.23%) Solaris
11 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.12%) Symbian OS
11 1 (0.12%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 336 (38.84%) Software Engineering
2 267 (30.87%) Agile Software Development
3 127 (14.68%) OO
4 103 (11.91%) Scrum
5 68 (7.86%) SDLC
6 58 (6.71%) Test Automation
7 53 (6.13%) Project Management
8 49 (5.66%) Mentoring
9 47 (5.43%) ITIL
10 38 (4.39%) TDD
11 37 (4.28%) Open Source
12 35 (4.05%) Unit Testing
12 35 (4.05%) Continuous Integration
13 34 (3.93%) Risk Management
14 32 (3.70%) Kanban
15 31 (3.58%) Information Security
15 31 (3.58%) Penetration Testing
16 28 (3.24%) MVC
16 28 (3.24%) OOP
17 26 (3.01%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 268 (30.98%) C#
2 260 (30.06%) C++
3 233 (26.94%) SQL
4 231 (26.71%) Java
5 169 (19.54%) Python
6 166 (19.19%) C
7 140 (16.18%) JavaScript
8 65 (7.51%) Perl
9 44 (5.09%) Objective-C
10 36 (4.16%) Embedded C
11 33 (3.82%) Embedded C++
11 33 (3.82%) PHP
12 29 (3.35%) Ruby
13 25 (2.89%) MATLAB
14 18 (2.08%) Bash Shell
15 15 (1.73%) PowerShell
16 12 (1.39%) T-SQL
17 9 (1.04%) Shell Script
18 8 (0.92%) Delphi
18 8 (0.92%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 45 (5.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (3.58%) MCP
3 24 (2.77%) CISSP
3 24 (2.77%) CISM
4 18 (2.08%) SSCP
4 18 (2.08%) PhD
5 13 (1.50%) Security Cleared
6 10 (1.16%) MCITP
6 10 (1.16%) ISEB
6 10 (1.16%) MCT
7 9 (1.04%) ISTQB
7 9 (1.04%) MCTS
8 7 (0.81%) HND
9 5 (0.58%) HNC
9 5 (0.58%) APMP
9 5 (0.58%) SC Cleared
10 4 (0.46%) Postgraduate
10 4 (0.46%) CISA
11 3 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (0.35%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (7.63%) QA
2 19 (2.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (0.92%) PCI DSS
4 7 (0.81%) COBIT
5 4 (0.46%) SLA
6 3 (0.35%) TickIT
7 2 (0.23%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.12%) DO-160
System Software
1 28 (3.24%) Active Directory
2 12 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (1.27%) Firmware
4 7 (0.81%) KVM
5 6 (0.69%) vCloud
6 5 (0.58%) vSphere
6 5 (0.58%) Docker
6 5 (0.58%) Xen
6 5 (0.58%) LXC
6 5 (0.58%) Slurm Workload Manager
7 2 (0.23%) iptables
7 2 (0.23%) Ceph
8 1 (0.12%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (1.27%) Puppet
2 10 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (1.04%) Ansible
4 5 (0.58%) Mesos
5 3 (0.35%) Oracle Identity Management
6 2 (0.23%) Salt
7 1 (0.12%) Cobbler
7 1 (0.12%) MOM
7 1 (0.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.12%) Nagios
Vendors
1 112 (12.95%) Microsoft
2 65 (7.51%) Oracle
3 20 (2.31%) SAP
4 15 (1.73%) TOWER Software
5 14 (1.62%) Google
6 13 (1.50%) VMware
6 13 (1.50%) Sitecore
7 12 (1.39%) Xamarin
7 12 (1.39%) Atlassian
8 11 (1.27%) Perforce
8 11 (1.27%) Autodesk
9 10 (1.16%) Rackspace
10 5 (0.58%) Allen-Bradley
10 5 (0.58%) Siemens
10 5 (0.58%) Pegasus
10 5 (0.58%) Business Objects
11 4 (0.46%) Red Hat
11 4 (0.46%) PTC
12 3 (0.35%) Tableau
13 2 (0.23%) IBM
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Salary: Up to £50,000
Posted: 10 hours ago
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Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
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Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
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Salary: to £55k
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