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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing Degree 452 472 535
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 28.73% 32.42% 29.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 73.62% 79.33% 73.90%
Number of salaries quoted 354 401 413
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,500 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
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
614 595 724
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 39.03% 40.87% 40.18%
Number of salaries quoted 469 501 584
Average salary £40,250 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,550 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
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 27 February 2015.

Degree Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 441 (48.04%) Computer Science
2 379 (41.29%) Software Engineering
3 264 (28.76%) C++
4 248 (27.02%) C#
5 237 (25.82%) C
6 221 (24.07%) Agile Software Development
7 220 (23.97%) SQL
8 214 (23.31%) Python
9 203 (22.11%) Java
10 193 (21.02%) Linux
11 191 (20.81%) Mathematics
12 186 (20.26%) .NET
13 164 (17.86%) Windows
14 125 (13.62%) HTML
15 119 (12.96%) OO
16 112 (12.20%) JavaScript
16 112 (12.20%) Electronics
16 112 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
17 109 (11.87%) Finance
18 89 (9.69%) Scrum
19 88 (9.59%) Internet
20 86 (9.37%) Microsoft
21 82 (8.93%) User Experience
22 76 (8.28%) UNIX
23 71 (7.73%) Perl
23 71 (7.73%) Project Management
23 71 (7.73%) Android
24 69 (7.52%) PHP
24 69 (7.52%) SQL Server
25 68 (7.41%) CSS

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (2.29%) SharePoint
2 12 (1.31%) Apache
2 12 (1.31%) OpenStack
3 11 (1.20%) IIS
4 10 (1.09%) Tomcat
5 9 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
6 7 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
7 6 (0.65%) CloudStack
8 5 (0.54%) Lync
8 5 (0.54%) WebLogic
8 5 (0.54%) Node.js
8 5 (0.54%) JBoss
8 5 (0.54%) SAS
9 4 (0.44%) Drupal
10 3 (0.33%) MS Exchange
11 2 (0.22%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (0.22%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.22%) Confluence
11 2 (0.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 36 (3.92%) MS Excel
2 8 (0.87%) MS Office
3 4 (0.44%) Simulink
3 4 (0.44%) TargetLink
4 3 (0.33%) S-PLUS
5 2 (0.22%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.22%) Pro/ENGINEER
6 1 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.11%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.11%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.11%) 3ds Max
6 1 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (0.22%) Oracle CRM
1 2 (0.22%) SAP CRM
1 2 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.11%) SAP SCM
2 1 (0.11%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.11%) PeopleSoft Financials
2 1 (0.11%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 27 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
2 10 (1.09%) Google Cloud Platform
3 8 (0.87%) SaaS
4 6 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.44%) Office 365
6 1 (0.11%) GitHub
6 1 (0.11%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 88 (9.59%) Internet
2 56 (6.10%) Wireless
3 38 (4.14%) TCP/IP
4 33 (3.59%) Firewall
5 24 (2.61%) HTTP
6 20 (2.18%) Network Security
7 14 (1.53%) Ethernet
7 14 (1.53%) DNS
8 13 (1.42%) LAN
8 13 (1.42%) WAN
9 11 (1.20%) VPN
10 9 (0.98%) Intranet
11 8 (0.87%) Wireshark
12 7 (0.76%) ICMP
12 7 (0.76%) Bluetooth
13 6 (0.65%) ZigBee
13 6 (0.65%) Cisco IOS
13 6 (0.65%) LTE
14 5 (0.54%) DHCP
14 5 (0.54%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (7.52%) SQL Server
2 37 (4.03%) MySQL
3 22 (2.40%) Relational Database
4 14 (1.53%) Big Data
4 14 (1.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (1.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (1.09%) QlikView
7 10 (1.09%) Apache Cassandra
8 9 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (0.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (0.76%) Spotfire
10 7 (0.76%) SAP BI
10 7 (0.76%) Text Mining
10 7 (0.76%) NoSQL
10 7 (0.76%) MongoDB
11 6 (0.65%) Data Mining
11 6 (0.65%) RDBMS
12 5 (0.54%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 49 (5.34%) Visual Studio
2 38 (4.14%) Git (software)
3 37 (4.03%) Jenkins
4 29 (3.16%) Selenium
5 22 (2.40%) Maven
6 18 (1.96%) JIRA
7 14 (1.53%) Eclipse
8 13 (1.42%) LabVIEW
8 13 (1.42%) Subversion
9 10 (1.09%) NUnit
10 9 (0.98%) SpecFlow
10 9 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
10 9 (0.98%) Rhino Mocks
10 9 (0.98%) Moq
10 9 (0.98%) Octopus Deploy
11 7 (0.76%) Bugzilla
12 6 (0.65%) Redmine
13 5 (0.54%) Oracle APEX
13 5 (0.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 4 (0.44%) Ant
General
1 112 (12.20%) Electronics
2 109 (11.87%) Finance
3 58 (6.32%) Marketing
4 40 (4.36%) Manufacturing
5 38 (4.14%) Telecoms
6 26 (2.83%) Automotive
7 24 (2.61%) Military
8 18 (1.96%) Banking
9 17 (1.85%) Multimedia
9 17 (1.85%) Pharmaceutical
10 16 (1.74%) Publishing
11 10 (1.09%) Games
11 10 (1.09%) French Language
12 5 (0.54%) Billing
13 4 (0.44%) Retail
14 3 (0.33%) Japanese Language
15 2 (0.22%) German Language
15 2 (0.22%) Italian Language
15 2 (0.22%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.22%) Law
Job Titles
1 302 (32.90%) Software Engineer
2 245 (26.69%) Developer
3 102 (11.11%) Test Engineer
4 97 (10.57%) Software Developer
5 89 (9.69%) Graduate
6 67 (7.30%) Analyst
7 64 (6.97%) Software Test Engineer
8 43 (4.68%) Programmer
9 38 (4.14%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 34 (3.70%) C# Software Engineer
11 32 (3.49%) Consultant
12 31 (3.38%) C++ Developer
12 31 (3.38%) C++ Software Engineer
13 30 (3.27%) Junior
14 29 (3.16%) Senior Developer
14 29 (3.16%) Java Developer
15 27 (2.94%) Graduate Developer
15 27 (2.94%) Administrator
15 27 (2.94%) C# Developer
15 27 (2.94%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 186 (20.26%) .NET
2 125 (13.62%) HTML
3 68 (7.41%) CSS
4 61 (6.64%) XML
5 58 (6.32%) ASP.NET
6 51 (5.56%) jQuery
7 45 (4.90%) Web Services
8 43 (4.68%) HTML5
9 19 (2.07%) WPF
9 19 (2.07%) Ajax
10 18 (1.96%) CSS3
11 16 (1.74%) WCF
11 16 (1.74%) ASP.NET Web API
12 14 (1.53%) LAMP
12 14 (1.53%) SOAP
13 13 (1.42%) REST
14 12 (1.31%) MFC
14 12 (1.31%) XHTML
15 11 (1.20%) ASP.NET MVC
16 10 (1.09%) Direct3D
Miscellaneous
1 441 (48.04%) Computer Science
2 191 (20.81%) Mathematics
3 112 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
4 82 (8.93%) User Experience
5 66 (7.19%) Algorithms
6 51 (5.56%) Embedded Systems
7 50 (5.45%) Cryptography
8 48 (5.23%) Physics
9 44 (4.79%) Management Information System
9 44 (4.79%) Internet of Things
10 36 (3.92%) Open Source
11 30 (3.27%) Mobile App
11 30 (3.27%) Device Driver
12 22 (2.40%) Chemistry
12 22 (2.40%) Statistics
13 21 (2.29%) Informatics
14 16 (1.74%) Client/Server
15 14 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
16 13 (1.42%) Robotics
17 12 (1.31%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 193 (21.02%) Linux
2 164 (17.86%) Windows
3 76 (8.28%) UNIX
4 71 (7.73%) Android
5 57 (6.21%) Apple iOS
6 15 (1.63%) Embedded Linux
7 11 (1.20%) Solaris
8 8 (0.87%) Windows 7
8 8 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (0.54%) AIX
9 5 (0.54%) HPUX
10 4 (0.44%) Mac OS X
10 4 (0.44%) Windows CE
10 4 (0.44%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.22%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.22%) CentOS
13 1 (0.11%) Tizen
13 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 379 (41.29%) Software Engineering
2 221 (24.07%) Agile Software Development
3 119 (12.96%) OO
4 89 (9.69%) Scrum
5 71 (7.73%) Project Management
6 56 (6.10%) Mentoring
7 54 (5.88%) Information Security
8 48 (5.23%) Test Automation
9 47 (5.12%) Analytics
10 38 (4.14%) Data Protection
11 37 (4.03%) Business Intelligence
12 36 (3.92%) OOD
13 35 (3.81%) ITIL
14 33 (3.59%) Penetration Testing
15 31 (3.38%) Web Development
15 31 (3.38%) Line Management
16 30 (3.27%) Risk Management
16 30 (3.27%) Regression Testing
17 29 (3.16%) Unit Testing
17 29 (3.16%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 264 (28.76%) C++
2 248 (27.02%) C#
3 237 (25.82%) C
4 220 (23.97%) SQL
5 214 (23.31%) Python
6 203 (22.11%) Java
7 112 (12.20%) JavaScript
8 71 (7.73%) Perl
9 69 (7.52%) PHP
10 43 (4.68%) MATLAB
11 33 (3.59%) Embedded C
12 25 (2.72%) Objective-C
13 24 (2.61%) Delphi
14 22 (2.40%) Embedded C++
15 18 (1.96%) Bash Shell
16 15 (1.63%) Shell Script
17 14 (1.53%) R
17 14 (1.53%) Assembly Language
18 13 (1.42%) PL/SQL
18 13 (1.42%) VBA
Qualifications
1 29 (3.16%) Security Cleared
2 24 (2.61%) ISTQB
3 21 (2.29%) ISEB
4 19 (2.07%) PhD
5 17 (1.85%) Postgraduate
6 15 (1.63%) CISSP
6 15 (1.63%) Microsoft Certification
6 15 (1.63%) VCP4
7 9 (0.98%) APMP
8 8 (0.87%) SSCP
8 8 (0.87%) CISM
8 8 (0.87%) MCP
9 6 (0.65%) SC Cleared
9 6 (0.65%) DV Cleared
10 5 (0.54%) MCITP
10 5 (0.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 5 (0.54%) MCT
10 5 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (0.44%) PMI Certification
11 4 (0.44%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (6.97%) QA
2 11 (1.20%) ISO 9000
3 8 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (0.87%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.54%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.33%) SLA
6 2 (0.22%) COBIT
6 2 (0.22%) IEC 61508
6 2 (0.22%) DO-178B
7 1 (0.11%) GLP
System Software
1 36 (3.92%) Active Directory
2 21 (2.29%) Firmware
3 17 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (1.09%) Xen
5 8 (0.87%) XenServer
6 7 (0.76%) KVM
7 5 (0.54%) Docker
7 5 (0.54%) LXC
8 3 (0.33%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.22%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.22%) Ceph
10 1 (0.11%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 11 (1.20%) Puppet
2 8 (0.87%) Ansible
3 5 (0.54%) Mesos
4 3 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.33%) Munin
5 2 (0.22%) Nagios
5 2 (0.22%) SCOrch
5 2 (0.22%) Salt
6 1 (0.11%) MOM
6 1 (0.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 86 (9.37%) Microsoft
2 48 (5.23%) Oracle
3 20 (2.18%) VMware
3 20 (2.18%) Google
4 19 (2.07%) SAP
5 17 (1.85%) TOWER Software
6 13 (1.42%) Cisco
7 11 (1.20%) Perforce
8 10 (1.09%) SolidWorks
8 10 (1.09%) Sitecore
9 9 (0.98%) Citrix
10 7 (0.76%) Intel
10 7 (0.76%) Red Hat
10 7 (0.76%) Sony
10 7 (0.76%) Atlassian
11 6 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
11 6 (0.65%) Business Objects
12 5 (0.54%) PeopleSoft
12 5 (0.54%) Cognos
12 5 (0.54%) Sun
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