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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing Degree 433 504 400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 31.08% 27.77% 25.41%
As % of the Qualifications category 79.74% 72.10% 71.43%
Number of salaries quoted 379 347 347
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
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
543 699 560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 38.98% 38.51% 35.58%
Number of salaries quoted 477 494 474
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 28 August 2015.

Degree Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 374 (44.26%) Computer Science
2 279 (33.02%) Software Engineering
3 259 (30.65%) Agile Software Development
4 219 (25.92%) C#
5 211 (24.97%) Java
6 205 (24.26%) C++
7 204 (24.14%) SQL
8 162 (19.17%) Python
9 149 (17.63%) .NET
10 145 (17.16%) JavaScript
11 142 (16.80%) HTML
12 125 (14.79%) Linux
12 125 (14.79%) Mathematics
13 121 (14.32%) Windows
14 120 (14.20%) C
15 119 (14.08%) OO
16 118 (13.96%) Microsoft
17 113 (13.37%) Scrum
18 105 (12.43%) jQuery
19 99 (11.72%) Analytical Skills
20 92 (10.89%) SQL Server
21 75 (8.88%) Project Management
22 71 (8.40%) ASP.NET
22 71 (8.40%) Web Services
23 68 (8.05%) Finance
24 67 (7.93%) Oracle
25 65 (7.69%) SDLC
25 65 (7.69%) Android
26 64 (7.57%) CSS
27 62 (7.34%) Algorithms

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 20 (2.37%) Node.js
2 18 (2.13%) SharePoint
3 13 (1.54%) Apache
4 11 (1.30%) IIS
4 11 (1.30%) Lync
5 8 (0.95%) SharePoint 2010
6 7 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
7 6 (0.71%) Apache Solr
8 5 (0.59%) JBoss
9 4 (0.47%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.36%) GlassFish
10 3 (0.36%) ArcGIS
10 3 (0.36%) Cloud Foundry
10 3 (0.36%) GemFire
11 2 (0.24%) Oracle Workflow
11 2 (0.24%) Confluence
11 2 (0.24%) SAS
12 1 (0.12%) ColdFusion
12 1 (0.12%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.12%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 53 (6.27%) MS Excel
2 18 (2.13%) MS Office
3 15 (1.78%) AutoCAD
4 9 (1.07%) FrameMaker
4 9 (1.07%) RoboHelp
4 9 (1.07%) SOLIDWORKS
5 8 (0.95%) Siemens NX
6 7 (0.83%) PTC Creo
6 7 (0.83%) Pro/ENGINEER
7 6 (0.71%) Revit
7 6 (0.71%) MicroStation
7 6 (0.71%) Solid Edge
8 1 (0.12%) Blender
8 1 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.12%) MS Project
8 1 (0.12%) Maya
8 1 (0.12%) 3ds Max
8 1 (0.12%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 8 (0.95%) SAP FI
1 8 (0.95%) SAP MM
2 4 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.36%) PeopleSoft HRMS
4 2 (0.24%) Teamcenter
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.12%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.12%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 23 (2.72%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (2.25%) SaaS
3 13 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
4 10 (1.18%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (0.47%) GitHub
7 1 (0.12%) SoftLayer
7 1 (0.12%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.12%) Heroku
7 1 (0.12%) Engine Yard
7 1 (0.12%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.12%) Office 365
7 1 (0.12%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 48 (5.68%) Internet
2 26 (3.08%) Wireless
3 20 (2.37%) Firewall
4 19 (2.25%) TCP/IP
5 15 (1.78%) HTTP
6 12 (1.42%) WAN
7 10 (1.18%) LAN
8 8 (0.95%) DNS
8 8 (0.95%) LTE
9 7 (0.83%) SS7
9 7 (0.83%) INAP
9 7 (0.83%) VoLTE
10 6 (0.71%) ICMP
10 6 (0.71%) Ethernet
11 5 (0.59%) Bluetooth
12 4 (0.47%) Network Security
13 3 (0.36%) Multicast
13 3 (0.36%) SNMP
14 2 (0.24%) FTP
14 2 (0.24%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (10.89%) SQL Server
2 42 (4.97%) MySQL
3 39 (4.62%) Relational Database
4 34 (4.02%) NoSQL
5 27 (3.20%) MongoDB
6 22 (2.60%) PostgreSQL
7 18 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 17 (2.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 12 (1.42%) RDBMS
10 8 (0.95%) SAP BW
10 8 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
11 7 (0.83%) Big Data
11 7 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (0.47%) SAP Data Services
13 3 (0.36%) BusinessObjects
14 2 (0.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 2 (0.24%) Firebird
14 2 (0.24%) Data Mining
15 1 (0.12%) Crystal Reports
15 1 (0.12%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 60 (7.10%) Git (software)
2 57 (6.75%) Selenium
3 47 (5.56%) Jenkins
4 33 (3.91%) JIRA
5 26 (3.08%) TeamCity
6 20 (2.37%) Maven
7 16 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
8 15 (1.78%) LabVIEW
9 14 (1.66%) Subversion
10 12 (1.42%) Visual Studio
11 11 (1.30%) NUnit
12 9 (1.07%) Appium
13 7 (0.83%) Octopus Deploy
13 7 (0.83%) Moq
13 7 (0.83%) Cucumber
13 7 (0.83%) SpecFlow
14 6 (0.71%) Grunt
14 6 (0.71%) WebDriver
14 6 (0.71%) JMeter
14 6 (0.71%) Bower
General
1 68 (8.05%) Finance
2 47 (5.56%) Electronics
3 39 (4.62%) Marketing
4 30 (3.55%) Telecoms
5 28 (3.31%) Manufacturing
6 13 (1.54%) Automotive
7 11 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
7 11 (1.30%) Billing
8 10 (1.18%) Publishing
9 9 (1.07%) French Language
9 9 (1.07%) German Language
10 7 (0.83%) Banking
11 6 (0.71%) Legal
11 6 (0.71%) Front Office
11 6 (0.71%) Back Office
12 4 (0.47%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.24%) Law
13 2 (0.24%) Retail
13 2 (0.24%) Games
13 2 (0.24%) Military
Job Titles
1 263 (31.12%) Developer
2 225 (26.63%) Software Engineer
3 90 (10.65%) Software Developer
4 61 (7.22%) Java Developer
5 54 (6.39%) Analyst
6 49 (5.80%) Graduate
7 48 (5.68%) Consultant
8 47 (5.56%) Programmer
8 47 (5.56%) Test Engineer
9 46 (5.44%) Junior
10 42 (4.97%) Senior Developer
11 40 (4.73%) Senior Software Engineer
12 33 (3.91%) Tester
13 28 (3.31%) Project Manager
13 28 (3.31%) C# Software Engineer
13 28 (3.31%) Software Programmer
14 26 (3.08%) Web Developer
15 25 (2.96%) Software Test Engineer
16 23 (2.72%) Senior Software Developer
16 23 (2.72%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 149 (17.63%) .NET
2 142 (16.80%) HTML
3 105 (12.43%) jQuery
4 71 (8.40%) Web Services
4 71 (8.40%) ASP.NET
5 64 (7.57%) CSS
6 43 (5.09%) XML
7 38 (4.50%) HTML5
8 26 (3.08%) MFC
9 25 (2.96%) CSS3
10 24 (2.84%) RESTful
11 20 (2.37%) AngularJS
12 18 (2.13%) WPF
13 16 (1.89%) Spring
14 15 (1.78%) Ruby on Rails
15 13 (1.54%) .NET Framework
15 13 (1.54%) ASP.NET MVC
15 13 (1.54%) SOAP
16 11 (1.30%) PhoneGap
16 11 (1.30%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 374 (44.26%) Computer Science
2 125 (14.79%) Mathematics
3 99 (11.72%) Analytical Skills
4 62 (7.34%) Algorithms
5 54 (6.39%) Physics
6 44 (5.21%) User Experience
7 33 (3.91%) Management Information System
8 27 (3.20%) Mobile App
9 25 (2.96%) Pocket PC
9 25 (2.96%) GIS
10 22 (2.60%) Internet of Things
11 19 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
11 19 (2.25%) Client/Server
12 18 (2.13%) Statistics
13 16 (1.89%) Robotics
14 13 (1.54%) Blog
15 12 (1.42%) Mechatronics
16 11 (1.30%) Visualisation
16 11 (1.30%) Data Centre
17 10 (1.18%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 125 (14.79%) Linux
2 121 (14.32%) Windows
3 65 (7.69%) Android
4 44 (5.21%) Apple iOS
5 21 (2.49%) UNIX
6 7 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (0.71%) Embedded Linux
7 6 (0.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (0.59%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.36%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.12%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.12%) Windows CE
10 1 (0.12%) AIX
10 1 (0.12%) HPUX
10 1 (0.12%) Solaris
10 1 (0.12%) CentOS
10 1 (0.12%) Symbian OS
10 1 (0.12%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 279 (33.02%) Software Engineering
2 259 (30.65%) Agile Software Development
3 119 (14.08%) OO
4 113 (13.37%) Scrum
5 75 (8.88%) Project Management
6 65 (7.69%) SDLC
7 55 (6.51%) ITIL
7 55 (6.51%) TDD
8 54 (6.39%) Continuous Integration
9 52 (6.15%) Mentoring
10 46 (5.44%) Kanban
11 39 (4.62%) Test Automation
12 37 (4.38%) Risk Management
13 33 (3.91%) MVC
13 33 (3.91%) Unit Testing
13 33 (3.91%) Open Source
14 31 (3.67%) Multithreading
15 28 (3.31%) OOP
15 28 (3.31%) Coaching
16 26 (3.08%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 219 (25.92%) C#
2 211 (24.97%) Java
3 205 (24.26%) C++
4 204 (24.14%) SQL
5 162 (19.17%) Python
6 145 (17.16%) JavaScript
7 120 (14.20%) C
8 57 (6.75%) Perl
9 35 (4.14%) PHP
10 30 (3.55%) Embedded C
11 29 (3.43%) Objective-C
12 27 (3.20%) Embedded C++
13 24 (2.84%) Ruby
14 19 (2.25%) Bash Shell
15 14 (1.66%) PowerShell
15 14 (1.66%) T-SQL
16 9 (1.07%) MATLAB
17 7 (0.83%) Shell Script
17 7 (0.83%) Scala
18 6 (0.71%) F#
Qualifications
1 38 (4.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (3.08%) MCP
3 19 (2.25%) CISM
4 18 (2.13%) Security Cleared
4 18 (2.13%) CISSP
5 13 (1.54%) PhD
6 12 (1.42%) SC Cleared
7 11 (1.30%) HND
8 10 (1.18%) SSCP
9 6 (0.71%) Postgraduate
10 5 (0.59%) HNC
10 5 (0.59%) MCT
10 5 (0.59%) ISEB
10 5 (0.59%) MCTS
10 5 (0.59%) MCITP
11 4 (0.47%) ISTQB
11 4 (0.47%) CISA
11 4 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (0.36%) PMI Certification
13 2 (0.24%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (6.75%) QA
2 19 (2.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (1.07%) COBIT
4 6 (0.71%) TickIT
5 5 (0.59%) SLA
6 1 (0.12%) WAI
6 1 (0.12%) IEC 61508
6 1 (0.12%) ARP4754
6 1 (0.12%) ARP4761
6 1 (0.12%) DO-160
System Software
1 14 (1.66%) Active Directory
2 11 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.83%) Firmware
4 6 (0.71%) vCloud
5 5 (0.59%) vSphere
6 2 (0.24%) iptables
7 1 (0.12%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.12%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.12%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (1.18%) Puppet
2 8 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (0.83%) Ansible
4 3 (0.36%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (0.12%) Cobbler
5 1 (0.12%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.12%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 118 (13.96%) Microsoft
2 67 (7.93%) Oracle
3 30 (3.55%) SAP
4 15 (1.78%) Autodesk
5 14 (1.66%) VMware
6 13 (1.54%) Google
7 12 (1.42%) Atlassian
8 11 (1.30%) Xamarin
9 10 (1.18%) Perforce
9 10 (1.18%) Rackspace
9 10 (1.18%) Cadence
9 10 (1.18%) ESRI
9 10 (1.18%) Red Gate
10 9 (1.07%) TOWER Software
11 7 (0.83%) Sitecore
12 4 (0.47%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (0.47%) Cognizant
12 4 (0.47%) Siemens
12 4 (0.47%) Red Hat
12 4 (0.47%) Allen-Bradley
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Salary: £Excellent + top benefits
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Salary: £Outstanding
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