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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 1 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs citing Degree 506 422 632
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 29.27% 28.61% 33.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 79.94% 76.04% 81.34%
Number of salaries quoted 326 326 491
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,804 £27,750 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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
633 555 777
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 36.61% 37.63% 41.15%
Number of salaries quoted 433 436 616
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
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 24 December 2014.

Degree Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (44.07%) Computer Science
2 378 (39.01%) Software Engineering
3 272 (28.07%) C++
4 252 (26.01%) C#
5 251 (25.90%) Java
6 226 (23.32%) C
7 222 (22.91%) Python
8 215 (22.19%) Agile Software Development
9 207 (21.36%) Linux
10 204 (21.05%) Mathematics
11 192 (19.81%) SQL
12 180 (18.58%) Windows
13 170 (17.54%) .NET
14 131 (13.52%) HTML
15 117 (12.07%) JavaScript
16 115 (11.87%) OO
16 115 (11.87%) Analytical Skills
17 113 (11.66%) Finance
18 101 (10.42%) Internet
19 97 (10.01%) Microsoft
20 91 (9.39%) Electronics
21 89 (9.18%) UNIX
22 80 (8.26%) PHP
23 78 (8.05%) Scrum
24 75 (7.74%) XML
25 73 (7.53%) CSS
26 72 (7.43%) Project Management
27 71 (7.33%) User Experience
28 68 (7.02%) Algorithms
29 67 (6.91%) Information Security

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 21 (2.17%) Tomcat
2 20 (2.06%) SharePoint
3 14 (1.44%) IIS
4 10 (1.03%) Apache
5 9 (0.93%) Drupal
5 9 (0.93%) OpenStack
5 9 (0.93%) CloudStack
6 6 (0.62%) MS Exchange
7 5 (0.52%) Lync
8 4 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (0.41%) Node.js
8 4 (0.41%) SAS
8 4 (0.41%) Oracle Spatial
8 4 (0.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (0.41%) Exchange Server 5.5
9 3 (0.31%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (0.31%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.21%) Confluence
10 2 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 42 (4.33%) MS Excel
2 16 (1.65%) MS Office
3 11 (1.14%) Simulink
4 5 (0.52%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.52%) TargetLink
5 4 (0.41%) 3ds Max
6 3 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.31%) S-PLUS
7 1 (0.10%) Maya
7 1 (0.10%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.10%) MS Project
7 1 (0.10%) SPSS
7 1 (0.10%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.10%) Blender
7 1 (0.10%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 4 (0.41%) SAP CRM
2 3 (0.31%) SAP SCM
2 3 (0.31%) SAP HR
3 2 (0.21%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (0.21%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 2 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.10%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.10%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 23 (2.37%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (0.83%) Google Cloud Platform
3 7 (0.72%) Office 365
3 7 (0.72%) SaaS
4 4 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.10%) GitHub
5 1 (0.10%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.10%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 101 (10.42%) Internet
2 53 (5.47%) Wireless
3 43 (4.44%) TCP/IP
4 36 (3.72%) Firewall
5 22 (2.27%) Network Security
6 18 (1.86%) Intranet
7 17 (1.75%) VLAN
8 16 (1.65%) DNS
8 16 (1.65%) HTTP
9 13 (1.34%) VPN
9 13 (1.34%) LTE
10 11 (1.14%) Ethernet
11 10 (1.03%) 3GPP
12 9 (0.93%) SS7
12 9 (0.93%) VoLTE
13 6 (0.62%) Cisco IOS
13 6 (0.62%) VoIP
13 6 (0.62%) ATM
13 6 (0.62%) SNMP
14 5 (0.52%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (5.57%) SQL Server
2 41 (4.23%) MySQL
3 20 (2.06%) Relational Database
4 19 (1.96%) Big Data
5 13 (1.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (1.24%) SAP BI
7 11 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (0.83%) Text Mining
8 8 (0.83%) Oracle Database
8 8 (0.83%) QlikView
9 7 (0.72%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 7 (0.72%) Apache Cassandra
9 7 (0.72%) Data Mining
9 7 (0.72%) BusinessObjects
10 6 (0.62%) Hadoop
10 6 (0.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (0.52%) NoSQL
11 5 (0.52%) SAP Data Services
11 5 (0.52%) SAP BW
11 5 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 47 (4.85%) Visual Studio
2 32 (3.30%) Git (software)
3 27 (2.79%) Jenkins
4 19 (1.96%) Subversion
5 17 (1.75%) Maven
5 17 (1.75%) JIRA
6 15 (1.55%) Selenium
7 13 (1.34%) LabVIEW
8 10 (1.03%) Eclipse
9 8 (0.83%) Rational DOORS
10 6 (0.62%) Redmine
10 6 (0.62%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (0.52%) TeamCity
11 5 (0.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 4 (0.41%) Rhino Mocks
12 4 (0.41%) QuickTest Pro
12 4 (0.41%) Bugzilla
12 4 (0.41%) NUnit
12 4 (0.41%) Ant
12 4 (0.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 113 (11.66%) Finance
2 91 (9.39%) Electronics
3 56 (5.78%) Marketing
4 52 (5.37%) Telecoms
5 51 (5.26%) Manufacturing
6 35 (3.61%) Military
7 27 (2.79%) Automotive
8 23 (2.37%) Multimedia
9 21 (2.17%) Publishing
10 20 (2.06%) Banking
11 17 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
12 10 (1.03%) French Language
13 8 (0.83%) Billing
14 6 (0.62%) Avionics
15 5 (0.52%) Games
16 4 (0.41%) Retail
16 4 (0.41%) Back Office
17 3 (0.31%) Japanese Language
17 3 (0.31%) German Language
18 2 (0.21%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 271 (27.97%) Software Engineer
2 230 (23.74%) Developer
3 87 (8.98%) Test Engineer
4 84 (8.67%) Graduate
5 70 (7.22%) Software Developer
6 66 (6.81%) Analyst
7 60 (6.19%) Consultant
8 50 (5.16%) Software Test Engineer
9 34 (3.51%) Support Engineer
9 34 (3.51%) Administrator
10 33 (3.41%) Systems Engineer
11 32 (3.30%) Graduate Developer
12 31 (3.20%) Graduate Software Engineer
12 31 (3.20%) Web Developer
13 29 (2.99%) Architect
13 29 (2.99%) Java Developer
14 25 (2.58%) Junior
14 25 (2.58%) Systems Administrator
14 25 (2.58%) C++ Software Engineer
15 24 (2.48%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 170 (17.54%) .NET
2 131 (13.52%) HTML
3 75 (7.74%) XML
4 73 (7.53%) CSS
5 46 (4.75%) jQuery
6 44 (4.54%) ASP.NET
7 36 (3.72%) Web Services
8 34 (3.51%) HTML5
9 20 (2.06%) WPF
9 20 (2.06%) Ajax
10 19 (1.96%) Spring
10 19 (1.96%) WCF
11 18 (1.86%) STL
12 17 (1.75%) CSS3
13 14 (1.44%) LAMP
14 13 (1.34%) XHTML
15 12 (1.24%) SOAP
15 12 (1.24%) J2EE
16 11 (1.14%) Ruby on Rails
16 11 (1.14%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 427 (44.07%) Computer Science
2 204 (21.05%) Mathematics
3 115 (11.87%) Analytical Skills
4 71 (7.33%) User Experience
5 68 (7.02%) Algorithms
6 64 (6.60%) Cryptography
7 54 (5.57%) Embedded Systems
8 51 (5.26%) Management Information System
8 51 (5.26%) Physics
9 37 (3.82%) Open Source
10 35 (3.61%) Internet of Things
11 33 (3.41%) Device Driver
12 25 (2.58%) Mobile App
13 22 (2.27%) Visualisation
14 21 (2.17%) Statistics
15 20 (2.06%) PKI
15 20 (2.06%) Chemistry
16 18 (1.86%) Informatics
17 15 (1.55%) Client/Server
18 14 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 207 (21.36%) Linux
2 180 (18.58%) Windows
3 89 (9.18%) UNIX
4 48 (4.95%) Android
5 42 (4.33%) Apple iOS
6 25 (2.58%) Solaris
7 14 (1.44%) Embedded Linux
8 12 (1.24%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (1.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (0.83%) Windows 7
10 7 (0.72%) AIX
10 7 (0.72%) HPUX
11 5 (0.52%) Windows 8
11 5 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (0.31%) Windows CE
13 2 (0.21%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.21%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.10%) Windows Phone 8
14 1 (0.10%) Tizen
Processes & Methodologies
1 378 (39.01%) Software Engineering
2 215 (22.19%) Agile Software Development
3 115 (11.87%) OO
4 78 (8.05%) Scrum
5 72 (7.43%) Project Management
6 67 (6.91%) Information Security
7 65 (6.71%) Mentoring
8 47 (4.85%) Data Protection
9 41 (4.23%) Line Management
10 38 (3.92%) Analytics
10 38 (3.92%) ITIL
11 36 (3.72%) Business Intelligence
11 36 (3.72%) TDD
11 36 (3.72%) Multithreading
11 36 (3.72%) Product Management
12 35 (3.61%) Web Development
13 33 (3.41%) Regression Testing
14 32 (3.30%) Configuration Management
14 32 (3.30%) OOD
14 32 (3.30%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 272 (28.07%) C++
2 252 (26.01%) C#
3 251 (25.90%) Java
4 226 (23.32%) C
5 222 (22.91%) Python
6 192 (19.81%) SQL
7 117 (12.07%) JavaScript
8 80 (8.26%) PHP
9 61 (6.30%) Perl
10 43 (4.44%) MATLAB
11 32 (3.30%) Embedded C
12 20 (2.06%) Ruby
13 18 (1.86%) Embedded C++
13 18 (1.86%) Delphi
14 17 (1.75%) PowerShell
15 15 (1.55%) Objective-C
16 13 (1.34%) VBA
17 12 (1.24%) Bash Shell
17 12 (1.24%) Shell Script
18 11 (1.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 36 (3.72%) Security Cleared
2 25 (2.58%) Postgraduate
3 24 (2.48%) ISEB
3 24 (2.48%) ISTQB
4 21 (2.17%) PhD
5 13 (1.34%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (1.03%) CISSP
6 10 (1.03%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (1.03%) CCNA
7 7 (0.72%) MCSE
8 6 (0.62%) A+ Certification
8 6 (0.62%) SC Cleared
8 6 (0.62%) DV Cleared
9 5 (0.52%) APMP
9 5 (0.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 5 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (0.52%) CEH
9 5 (0.52%) CISMP
10 4 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (0.31%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (6.81%) QA
2 16 (1.65%) ISO 9000
3 6 (0.62%) ISO 9001
3 6 (0.62%) IEC 61508
3 6 (0.62%) DO-178B
4 5 (0.52%) SLA
5 1 (0.10%) GLP
System Software
1 35 (3.61%) Active Directory
2 30 (3.10%) Firmware
3 16 (1.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (0.83%) XenServer
5 6 (0.62%) Hyper-V
6 5 (0.52%) Xen
7 3 (0.31%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.10%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 11 (1.14%) Puppet
2 8 (0.83%) Ansible
3 3 (0.31%) Munin
3 3 (0.31%) SCOrch
4 2 (0.21%) Nagios
5 1 (0.10%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.10%) SCCM
5 1 (0.10%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 97 (10.01%) Microsoft
2 55 (5.68%) Oracle
3 29 (2.99%) SAP
4 19 (1.96%) VMware
5 17 (1.75%) Google
6 16 (1.65%) Cisco
7 13 (1.34%) SolidWorks
7 13 (1.34%) Red Gate
8 12 (1.24%) Citrix
9 11 (1.14%) Sun
9 11 (1.14%) TOWER Software
10 10 (1.03%) Cognos
10 10 (1.03%) Sybase
11 9 (0.93%) Business Objects
11 9 (0.93%) Red Hat
12 7 (0.72%) Intel
12 7 (0.72%) Salesforce.com
12 7 (0.72%) Sony
12 7 (0.72%) Perforce
12 7 (0.72%) Facebook
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: 25,000 to 30,000
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: £50,000 to £55,000
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum Best Training + Stock Options + More
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Stock options + Pension + Great Trai
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £35k + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Provide Consulting Ltd
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago