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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 1 2 4
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Degree 460 502 422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 33.55% 27.78% 25.58%
As % of the Qualifications category 80.28% 75.95% 70.69%
Number of salaries quoted 384 361 367
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 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,481 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
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
573 661 597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 41.79% 36.58% 36.18%
Number of salaries quoted 478 487 507
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 £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 August 2015.

Degree Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 3 August 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.

1 413 (46.99%) Computer Science
2 312 (35.49%) Software Engineering
3 275 (31.29%) Agile Software Development
4 247 (28.10%) C#
5 234 (26.62%) C++
5 234 (26.62%) Java
6 229 (26.05%) SQL
7 171 (19.45%) Python
8 169 (19.23%) .NET
9 149 (16.95%) HTML
10 146 (16.61%) Linux
11 145 (16.50%) JavaScript
12 144 (16.38%) C
13 142 (16.15%) Mathematics
14 131 (14.90%) OO
15 128 (14.56%) Windows
16 120 (13.65%) Microsoft
17 115 (13.08%) Scrum
18 112 (12.74%) SQL Server
19 110 (12.51%) Analytical Skills
20 100 (11.38%) jQuery
21 81 (9.22%) Finance
22 79 (8.99%) ASP.NET
23 75 (8.53%) Algorithms
24 73 (8.30%) Android
25 71 (8.08%) Project Management
26 67 (7.62%) Oracle
26 67 (7.62%) SDLC
27 66 (7.51%) Selenium
27 66 (7.51%) Web Services

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 21 (2.39%) SharePoint
2 13 (1.48%) Node.js
2 13 (1.48%) SharePoint 2013
3 12 (1.37%) SharePoint 2010
4 11 (1.25%) Apache
5 10 (1.14%) IIS
6 8 (0.91%) OpenStack
7 7 (0.80%) JBoss
8 5 (0.57%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.34%) SAS
9 3 (0.34%) ArcGIS
9 3 (0.34%) GlassFish
9 3 (0.34%) GemFire
9 3 (0.34%) Cloud Foundry
10 2 (0.23%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.23%) Lync
10 2 (0.23%) CloudStack
10 2 (0.23%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.23%) Lotus Domino
11 1 (0.11%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 52 (5.92%) MS Excel
2 19 (2.16%) MS Office
3 13 (1.48%) AutoCAD
4 9 (1.02%) FrameMaker
4 9 (1.02%) SOLIDWORKS
4 9 (1.02%) RoboHelp
5 8 (0.91%) Siemens NX
6 7 (0.80%) PTC Creo
6 7 (0.80%) Pro/ENGINEER
7 6 (0.68%) Revit
7 6 (0.68%) MicroStation
7 6 (0.68%) Solid Edge
8 2 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
9 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.11%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (0.80%) SAP FI
1 7 (0.80%) SAP MM
2 3 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.23%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.23%) Teamcenter
4 1 (0.11%) Magento
4 1 (0.11%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 23 (2.62%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (2.16%) SaaS
3 17 (1.93%) Cloud Computing
4 12 (1.37%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (0.46%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (0.34%) GitHub
7 1 (0.11%) SoftLayer
7 1 (0.11%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.11%) Heroku
7 1 (0.11%) Engine Yard
7 1 (0.11%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.11%) Office 365
7 1 (0.11%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 53 (6.03%) Internet
2 37 (4.21%) Wireless
3 26 (2.96%) Firewall
4 23 (2.62%) TCP/IP
5 18 (2.05%) WAN
6 16 (1.82%) LAN
7 11 (1.25%) HTTP
7 11 (1.25%) LTE
8 10 (1.14%) SS7
8 10 (1.14%) INAP
8 10 (1.14%) VoLTE
9 9 (1.02%) DNS
10 8 (0.91%) ICMP
11 7 (0.80%) Ethernet
12 5 (0.57%) SNMP
13 4 (0.46%) SMTP
13 4 (0.46%) Bluetooth
13 4 (0.46%) ZigBee
14 3 (0.34%) DHCP
14 3 (0.34%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (12.74%) SQL Server
2 48 (5.46%) MySQL
3 39 (4.44%) Relational Database
4 30 (3.41%) NoSQL
5 28 (3.19%) MongoDB
6 24 (2.73%) PostgreSQL
7 18 (2.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 17 (1.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 14 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
10 12 (1.37%) RDBMS
11 8 (0.91%) SAP BW
11 8 (0.91%) Big Data
12 7 (0.80%) SQL Server 2008
13 6 (0.68%) Apache Cassandra
14 5 (0.57%) Data Mining
15 4 (0.46%) BusinessObjects
15 4 (0.46%) CouchDB
15 4 (0.46%) Neo4j
15 4 (0.46%) MariaDB
16 3 (0.34%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 66 (7.51%) Selenium
2 56 (6.37%) Git (software)
3 52 (5.92%) Jenkins
4 29 (3.30%) JIRA
5 22 (2.50%) TeamCity
6 19 (2.16%) Team Foundation Server
6 19 (2.16%) Maven
7 15 (1.71%) Subversion
7 15 (1.71%) Visual Studio
8 14 (1.59%) NUnit
9 13 (1.48%) Moq
9 13 (1.48%) SpecFlow
9 13 (1.48%) Octopus Deploy
10 11 (1.25%) LabVIEW
11 10 (1.14%) Cucumber
12 7 (0.80%) Eclipse
13 6 (0.68%) WebDriver
13 6 (0.68%) Appium
14 5 (0.57%) JMeter
15 4 (0.46%) Bugzilla
General
1 81 (9.22%) Finance
2 59 (6.71%) Electronics
3 40 (4.55%) Marketing
4 33 (3.75%) Telecoms
5 26 (2.96%) Manufacturing
6 14 (1.59%) Billing
7 13 (1.48%) Publishing
7 13 (1.48%) Automotive
8 12 (1.37%) Pharmaceutical
9 9 (1.02%) French Language
9 9 (1.02%) German Language
10 7 (0.80%) Banking
11 6 (0.68%) Games
11 6 (0.68%) Front Office
11 6 (0.68%) Back Office
12 5 (0.57%) Legal
13 3 (0.34%) Aerospace
14 2 (0.23%) Law
15 1 (0.11%) Retail
15 1 (0.11%) Military
Job Titles
1 278 (31.63%) Developer
2 264 (30.03%) Software Engineer
3 105 (11.95%) Software Developer
4 59 (6.71%) Java Developer
5 58 (6.60%) Test Engineer
6 53 (6.03%) Graduate
7 51 (5.80%) Programmer
8 50 (5.69%) Consultant
8 50 (5.69%) Senior Developer
9 44 (5.01%) Analyst
10 38 (4.32%) Software Test Engineer
11 37 (4.21%) Senior Software Engineer
12 34 (3.87%) C# Software Engineer
13 33 (3.75%) Junior
14 32 (3.64%) Tester
15 31 (3.53%) Software Programmer
16 29 (3.30%) Project Manager
17 26 (2.96%) C++ Developer
17 26 (2.96%) Senior Software Developer
18 24 (2.73%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 169 (19.23%) .NET
2 149 (16.95%) HTML
3 100 (11.38%) jQuery
4 79 (8.99%) ASP.NET
5 66 (7.51%) Web Services
6 59 (6.71%) CSS
7 47 (5.35%) XML
8 42 (4.78%) HTML5
9 31 (3.53%) MFC
10 20 (2.28%) RESTful
11 19 (2.16%) ASP.NET MVC
11 19 (2.16%) CSS3
11 19 (2.16%) WPF
12 16 (1.82%) Spring
13 15 (1.71%) Ruby on Rails
14 14 (1.59%) AngularJS
15 12 (1.37%) ASP.NET Web API
15 12 (1.37%) .NET Framework
15 12 (1.37%) Ajax
15 12 (1.37%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 413 (46.99%) Computer Science
2 142 (16.15%) Mathematics
3 110 (12.51%) Analytical Skills
4 75 (8.53%) Algorithms
5 59 (6.71%) Physics
6 51 (5.80%) User Experience
7 43 (4.89%) Management Information System
8 29 (3.30%) Pocket PC
9 28 (3.19%) Internet of Things
10 27 (3.07%) Mobile App
11 26 (2.96%) GIS
12 23 (2.62%) Client/Server
12 23 (2.62%) Statistics
13 20 (2.28%) Robotics
13 20 (2.28%) Enterprise Software
14 18 (2.05%) Embedded Systems
15 16 (1.82%) Mechatronics
16 14 (1.59%) Informatics
17 13 (1.48%) Blog
18 12 (1.37%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 146 (16.61%) Linux
2 128 (14.56%) Windows
3 73 (8.30%) Android
4 52 (5.92%) Apple iOS
5 30 (3.41%) UNIX
6 7 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (0.80%) Windows 7
7 6 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (0.57%) Embedded Linux
8 5 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (0.34%) CentOS
9 3 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.23%) VMS
10 2 (0.23%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.23%) Windows CE
11 1 (0.11%) AIX
11 1 (0.11%) HPUX
11 1 (0.11%) Solaris
11 1 (0.11%) Symbian OS
11 1 (0.11%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 312 (35.49%) Software Engineering
2 275 (31.29%) Agile Software Development
3 131 (14.90%) OO
4 115 (13.08%) Scrum
5 71 (8.08%) Project Management
6 67 (7.62%) SDLC
7 58 (6.60%) ITIL
8 53 (6.03%) Mentoring
9 50 (5.69%) Test Automation
10 46 (5.23%) Continuous Integration
10 46 (5.23%) TDD
11 43 (4.89%) Kanban
12 40 (4.55%) Risk Management
13 39 (4.44%) Unit Testing
14 36 (4.10%) Open Source
15 33 (3.75%) Information Security
16 32 (3.64%) MVC
17 30 (3.41%) Multithreading
18 28 (3.19%) OOP
19 27 (3.07%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 247 (28.10%) C#
2 234 (26.62%) C++
2 234 (26.62%) Java
3 229 (26.05%) SQL
4 171 (19.45%) Python
5 145 (16.50%) JavaScript
6 144 (16.38%) C
7 61 (6.94%) Perl
8 38 (4.32%) Objective-C
9 36 (4.10%) PHP
10 34 (3.87%) Embedded C
11 31 (3.53%) Embedded C++
12 29 (3.30%) Ruby
13 21 (2.39%) Bash Shell
14 19 (2.16%) PowerShell
15 16 (1.82%) MATLAB
15 16 (1.82%) T-SQL
16 7 (0.80%) Shell Script
17 6 (0.68%) VB
17 6 (0.68%) F#
Qualifications
1 47 (5.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (3.41%) MCP
3 23 (2.62%) CISM
4 22 (2.50%) CISSP
5 16 (1.82%) SSCP
6 15 (1.71%) Security Cleared
7 14 (1.59%) PhD
8 11 (1.25%) HND
9 10 (1.14%) MCT
9 10 (1.14%) MCITP
10 9 (1.02%) MCTS
11 7 (0.80%) SC Cleared
12 6 (0.68%) APMP
12 6 (0.68%) ISEB
12 6 (0.68%) Postgraduate
13 5 (0.57%) HNC
13 5 (0.57%) ISTQB
14 4 (0.46%) PMI Certification
14 4 (0.46%) CISA
14 4 (0.46%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (6.94%) QA
2 22 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (1.25%) COBIT
4 6 (0.68%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.68%) TickIT
5 5 (0.57%) SLA
6 2 (0.23%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.11%) IEC 61508
7 1 (0.11%) ARP4754
7 1 (0.11%) ARP4761
7 1 (0.11%) DO-160
System Software
1 24 (2.73%) Active Directory
2 13 (1.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (1.02%) Firmware
4 6 (0.68%) vCloud
4 6 (0.68%) KVM
5 5 (0.57%) vSphere
6 4 (0.46%) LXC
6 4 (0.46%) Slurm Workload Manager
6 4 (0.46%) Docker
6 4 (0.46%) Xen
7 2 (0.23%) Ceph
7 2 (0.23%) iptables
8 1 (0.11%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.11%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.11%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (1.48%) Puppet
2 11 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (1.14%) Ansible
4 4 (0.46%) Mesos
5 3 (0.34%) Oracle Identity Management
6 2 (0.23%) Salt
6 2 (0.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.11%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.11%) Cobbler
7 1 (0.11%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.11%) MOM
Vendors
1 120 (13.65%) Microsoft
2 67 (7.62%) Oracle
3 30 (3.41%) SAP
4 16 (1.82%) VMware
5 15 (1.71%) Google
6 14 (1.59%) Autodesk
7 13 (1.48%) TOWER Software
7 13 (1.48%) Sitecore
8 11 (1.25%) Atlassian
8 11 (1.25%) Xamarin
9 10 (1.14%) Rackspace
9 10 (1.14%) Perforce
10 7 (0.80%) Cadence
10 7 (0.80%) Red Gate
11 5 (0.57%) Red Hat
11 5 (0.57%) ESRI
12 4 (0.46%) Allen-Bradley
12 4 (0.46%) Siemens
12 4 (0.46%) Pegasus
12 4 (0.46%) PTC
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: up to 27,000
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £28k - 55k per year + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: c£35k
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £40,000 DoE
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Anglia Ruskin University
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Hands on training!
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Career Progression!
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + excellent benefits (share options,
Posted: Yesterday
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Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + excellent benefits (share options,
Posted: Yesterday
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Share options, pension etc
Posted: 3 days ago
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Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 3 days ago