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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing Degree 504 400 633
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 27.51% 25.40% 32.71%
As % of the Qualifications category 71.79% 71.05% 79.32%
Number of salaries quoted 347 345 559
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £57,500 £52,800
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.31% +1.33%
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
702 563 798
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 38.32% 35.75% 41.24%
Number of salaries quoted 495 475 705
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 29 August 2014.

Degree Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 414 (39.54%) Computer Science
2 339 (32.38%) Software Engineering
3 322 (30.75%) Java
4 304 (29.04%) C++
5 260 (24.83%) C#
6 236 (22.54%) Mathematics
7 220 (21.01%) Python
8 183 (17.48%) .NET
8 183 (17.48%) Linux
9 176 (16.81%) Windows
10 157 (15.00%) SQL
11 149 (14.23%) OO
12 148 (14.14%) C
13 144 (13.75%) Agile Software Development
14 137 (13.09%) HTML
15 128 (12.23%) Finance
16 120 (11.46%) JavaScript
17 119 (11.37%) Microsoft
18 101 (9.65%) Electronics
19 93 (8.88%) Scrum
19 93 (8.88%) Marketing
19 93 (8.88%) QA
20 89 (8.50%) CSS
21 87 (8.31%) UNIX
21 87 (8.31%) Internet
22 82 (7.83%) Physics
23 79 (7.55%) Oracle
23 79 (7.55%) Wireless
24 75 (7.16%) PHP
25 70 (6.69%) Telecoms

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 28 (2.67%) Tomcat
2 17 (1.62%) Apache
3 12 (1.15%) WebLogic
3 12 (1.15%) Drupal
3 12 (1.15%) OpenStack
4 11 (1.05%) CloudStack
5 9 (0.86%) IIS
5 9 (0.86%) SharePoint
5 9 (0.86%) MS Exchange
6 7 (0.67%) CMS
7 5 (0.48%) Node.js
8 4 (0.38%) Oracle Spatial
8 4 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (0.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (0.38%) Exchange Server 5.5
8 4 (0.38%) ColdFusion
9 3 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (0.29%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.29%) Confluence
Applications
1 61 (5.83%) MS Excel
2 45 (4.30%) MS Office
3 13 (1.24%) Photoshop
4 12 (1.15%) Simulink
5 11 (1.05%) Adobe Illustrator
6 10 (0.96%) MS PowerPoint
7 6 (0.57%) InDesign
8 5 (0.48%) MS Visio
9 3 (0.29%) MS Project
9 3 (0.29%) FrameMaker
9 3 (0.29%) Acrobat
9 3 (0.29%) Pro/ENGINEER
9 3 (0.29%) 3ds Max
10 2 (0.19%) TargetLink
11 1 (0.096%) Blender
11 1 (0.096%) Maya
11 1 (0.096%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 20 (1.91%) SunGard APT
2 4 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.19%) Dynamics GP
3 2 (0.19%) SAP SCM
3 2 (0.19%) SAP HR
3 2 (0.19%) SAP CRM
3 2 (0.19%) LabWindows
4 1 (0.096%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.096%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.096%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 22 (2.10%) Cloud Computing
2 14 (1.34%) SaaS
3 10 (0.96%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (0.38%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.29%) Google Apps
6 3 (0.29%) Office 365
7 2 (0.19%) Route 53
7 2 (0.19%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.096%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 87 (8.31%) Internet
2 79 (7.55%) Wireless
3 46 (4.39%) Firewall
4 30 (2.87%) VLAN
5 25 (2.39%) LTE
6 24 (2.29%) TCP/IP
7 20 (1.91%) SS7
7 20 (1.91%) VoLTE
8 18 (1.72%) HTTP
9 16 (1.53%) Bluetooth
9 16 (1.53%) 3GPP
9 16 (1.53%) Intranet
9 16 (1.53%) Wi-Fi
10 14 (1.34%) Network Security
11 11 (1.05%) VPN
12 9 (0.86%) ZigBee
13 8 (0.76%) SAN
14 7 (0.67%) DNS
14 7 (0.67%) VoIP
14 7 (0.67%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (5.83%) MySQL
2 60 (5.73%) SQL Server
3 39 (3.72%) Relational Database
4 25 (2.39%) Big Data
5 20 (1.91%) Data Mining
6 16 (1.53%) Oracle Database
7 10 (0.96%) RDBMS
7 10 (0.96%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (0.67%) MongoDB
9 7 (0.67%) NoSQL
10 6 (0.57%) Hadoop
11 5 (0.48%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 5 (0.48%) SAP Data Services
11 5 (0.48%) Apache Cassandra
11 5 (0.48%) Text Mining
11 5 (0.48%) BusinessObjects
11 5 (0.48%) SAP BW
11 5 (0.48%) SAP BI
11 5 (0.48%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 40 (3.82%) Visual Studio
2 30 (2.87%) Git (software)
3 24 (2.29%) Subversion
4 22 (2.10%) Selenium
5 20 (1.91%) Jenkins
6 14 (1.34%) Maven
7 10 (0.96%) Bugzilla
8 9 (0.86%) JIRA
9 7 (0.67%) Eclipse
9 7 (0.67%) WinRunner
9 7 (0.67%) Firebug
9 7 (0.67%) JUnit
10 6 (0.57%) Rational DOORS
11 5 (0.48%) Xcode
12 2 (0.19%) WebDriver
12 2 (0.19%) Team Foundation Server
12 2 (0.19%) GCC
12 2 (0.19%) Rational Rhapsody
13 1 (0.096%) SCons
13 1 (0.096%) GoogleTest
General
1 128 (12.23%) Finance
2 101 (9.65%) Electronics
3 93 (8.88%) Marketing
4 70 (6.69%) Telecoms
5 45 (4.30%) Manufacturing
6 27 (2.58%) Advertising
6 27 (2.58%) Military
7 25 (2.39%) Publishing
8 18 (1.72%) Banking
8 18 (1.72%) Billing
9 16 (1.53%) Multimedia
10 10 (0.96%) Automotive
11 8 (0.76%) Aerospace
12 6 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
12 6 (0.57%) Games
12 6 (0.57%) French Language
12 6 (0.57%) German Language
12 6 (0.57%) Japanese Language
13 5 (0.48%) Avionics
13 5 (0.48%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 282 (26.93%) Developer
2 241 (23.02%) Software Engineer
3 63 (6.02%) Graduate
4 57 (5.44%) Support Engineer
4 57 (5.44%) Test Engineer
5 55 (5.25%) Analyst
6 45 (4.30%) Software Developer
6 45 (4.30%) Consultant
7 43 (4.11%) Junior
8 37 (3.53%) Web Developer
9 36 (3.44%) Administrator
10 30 (2.87%) Senior Developer
11 29 (2.77%) Systems Administrator
12 28 (2.67%) Architect
12 28 (2.67%) C++ Developer
12 28 (2.67%) Software Test Engineer
12 28 (2.67%) Team Leader
12 28 (2.67%) Graduate Developer
13 27 (2.58%) Junior Developer
13 27 (2.58%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 183 (17.48%) .NET
2 137 (13.09%) HTML
3 89 (8.50%) CSS
4 67 (6.40%) XML
5 54 (5.16%) jQuery
6 49 (4.68%) ASP.NET
6 49 (4.68%) Web Services
7 31 (2.96%) HTML5
8 24 (2.29%) STL
9 21 (2.01%) J2EE
9 21 (2.01%) LAMP
9 21 (2.01%) Spring
9 21 (2.01%) WCF
10 19 (1.81%) Django
10 19 (1.81%) CSS3
11 17 (1.62%) JSON
12 16 (1.53%) WPF
12 16 (1.53%) .NET Framework
12 16 (1.53%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 15 (1.43%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 414 (39.54%) Computer Science
2 236 (22.54%) Mathematics
3 82 (7.83%) Physics
4 39 (3.72%) Firmware
5 38 (3.63%) Management Information System
6 33 (3.15%) Cryptography
7 30 (2.87%) Visualisation
8 29 (2.77%) Embedded Systems
9 25 (2.39%) Statistics
10 21 (2.01%) Hedge funds
10 21 (2.01%) Mobile App
10 21 (2.01%) Open Source
11 20 (1.91%) PKI
11 20 (1.91%) Client/Server
12 16 (1.53%) Applied Mathematics
13 15 (1.43%) Device Driver
14 14 (1.34%) Chip and PIN
14 14 (1.34%) Social Media
15 13 (1.24%) Internet of Things
15 13 (1.24%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 183 (17.48%) Linux
2 176 (16.81%) Windows
3 87 (8.31%) UNIX
4 43 (4.11%) Android
5 39 (3.72%) Apple iOS
6 35 (3.34%) Solaris
7 9 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (0.48%) Windows 7
10 4 (0.38%) Windows Phone 8
10 4 (0.38%) Windows Phone
11 3 (0.29%) Embedded Linux
11 3 (0.29%) AIX
11 3 (0.29%) HPUX
12 2 (0.19%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.19%) Windows CE
13 1 (0.096%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 339 (32.38%) Software Engineering
2 149 (14.23%) OO
3 144 (13.75%) Agile Software Development
4 93 (8.88%) Scrum
5 57 (5.44%) TDD
6 55 (5.25%) Project Management
7 52 (4.97%) Test Automation
8 45 (4.30%) Web Development
9 44 (4.20%) Multithreading
10 42 (4.01%) OOP
11 40 (3.82%) Information Security
11 40 (3.82%) Machine Learning
11 40 (3.82%) Analytics
12 38 (3.63%) Software Testing
12 38 (3.63%) Continuous Integration
12 38 (3.63%) Signal Processing
13 37 (3.53%) Continuous Improvement
14 36 (3.44%) Product Management
15 33 (3.15%) Risk Management
16 31 (2.96%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 322 (30.75%) Java
2 304 (29.04%) C++
3 260 (24.83%) C#
4 220 (21.01%) Python
5 157 (15.00%) SQL
6 148 (14.14%) C
7 120 (11.46%) JavaScript
8 75 (7.16%) PHP
9 66 (6.30%) Perl
10 30 (2.87%) MATLAB
11 26 (2.48%) Embedded C
12 24 (2.29%) Ruby
13 18 (1.72%) VB.NET
14 16 (1.53%) Objective-C
15 12 (1.15%) PowerShell
15 12 (1.15%) T-SQL
16 11 (1.05%) VB
17 9 (0.86%) Shell Script
17 9 (0.86%) Embedded C++
18 8 (0.76%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 61 (5.83%) PhD
2 28 (2.67%) Security Cleared
3 27 (2.58%) ISEB
4 21 (2.01%) Postgraduate
5 16 (1.53%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (1.34%) ISTQB
7 13 (1.24%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (1.24%) CCNA
8 11 (1.05%) MCSE
9 7 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 7 (0.67%) SC Cleared
10 6 (0.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 5 (0.48%) A+ Certification
11 5 (0.48%) CISSP
12 4 (0.38%) MCSA
13 3 (0.29%) HNC
13 3 (0.29%) HND
13 3 (0.29%) CEH
13 3 (0.29%) CISMP
14 2 (0.19%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 93 (8.88%) QA
2 17 (1.62%) ISO 9000
3 9 (0.86%) SLA
4 5 (0.48%) IEC 61508
4 5 (0.48%) DO-178B
5 4 (0.38%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.29%) JTAG
7 2 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.19%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.096%) GxP
8 1 (0.096%) WAI
System Software
1 33 (3.15%) Active Directory
2 16 (1.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (0.86%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.48%) KVM
5 1 (0.096%) NFS
Systems Management
1 10 (0.96%) Puppet
2 8 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (0.76%) Nagios
3 3 (0.29%) Ansible
4 1 (0.096%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.096%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.096%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.096%) SCCM
4 1 (0.096%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 119 (11.37%) Microsoft
2 79 (7.55%) Oracle
3 24 (2.29%) Adobe
4 23 (2.20%) Sun
5 21 (2.01%) VMware
6 20 (1.91%) SunGard
7 17 (1.62%) Cisco
8 16 (1.53%) SAP
9 14 (1.34%) Sybase
9 14 (1.34%) Google
10 12 (1.15%) JBoss
11 11 (1.05%) SolidWorks
12 10 (0.96%) HP
12 10 (0.96%) Red Hat
13 8 (0.76%) Citrix
13 8 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
13 8 (0.76%) Perforce
13 8 (0.76%) Red Gate
14 7 (0.67%) NetApp
15 6 (0.57%) MathWorks
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£50k - £70k + benefits DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
GE
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
networx
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Coneqt
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Awesome + Top Prospects
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Fantastic Prospects
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Great Base + Top Prospects
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Fantastic + prospects
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Great Base + Top Prospects
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic + prospects
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + FANTASTIC PROSPECTS
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Fantastic + prospects
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Fab Benefits+Prospects
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £50000 per annum + Incredible Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Imperative People
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + neg + full bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Imperative People
Salary: £23000.00 - £27000.00 per annum + full benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago