The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 2 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Degree 545 625 626
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 25.10% 28.14% 23.98%
As % of the Qualifications category 66.54% 74.94% 69.79%
Number of salaries quoted 431 514 498
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 £25,000 £29,700 £25,548
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
Degree
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region.

Qualifications Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
819 834 897
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 37.72% 37.55% 34.37%
Number of salaries quoted 644 690 738
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Degree across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Degree
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Degree across the Cambridgeshire region.

Degree Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Degree
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Degree across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

Degree Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Degree
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge 0 439 £42,500 +6.25% 100
Peterborough +13 67 £65,000 +62.50% 11
St Neots 0 8 £39,500 +21.53%
Huntingdon +4 5 £37,500 -
Chatteris - 2 £20,000 -
Ely -1 1 £45,000 -
Degree
East of England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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.

1 481 (43.85%) Computer Science
2 407 (37.10%) Software Engineering
3 287 (26.16%) C++
4 281 (25.62%) C#
5 266 (24.25%) Agile Software Development
6 256 (23.34%) C
7 253 (23.06%) SQL
8 233 (21.24%) Python
9 225 (20.51%) Java
10 219 (19.96%) .NET
11 214 (19.51%) Linux
12 199 (18.14%) Windows
12 199 (18.14%) Mathematics
13 145 (13.22%) OO
14 144 (13.13%) HTML
15 140 (12.76%) JavaScript
16 128 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
17 125 (11.39%) Microsoft
18 121 (11.03%) Finance
19 114 (10.39%) Electronics
20 105 (9.57%) Scrum
21 102 (9.30%) SQL Server
22 95 (8.66%) Project Management
23 92 (8.39%) CSS
24 90 (8.20%) Internet
25 89 (8.11%) User Experience
26 81 (7.38%) Android
27 78 (7.11%) ASP.NET
28 77 (7.02%) UNIX
28 77 (7.02%) Perl

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 32 (2.92%) SharePoint
2 25 (2.28%) IIS
3 14 (1.28%) Apache
4 12 (1.09%) OpenStack
5 10 (0.91%) JBoss
5 10 (0.91%) SAS
5 10 (0.91%) Tomcat
5 10 (0.91%) SharePoint 2013
6 8 (0.73%) SharePoint 2010
7 6 (0.55%) WebLogic
7 6 (0.55%) CloudStack
7 6 (0.55%) Node.js
8 5 (0.46%) Lync
9 4 (0.36%) WildFly
9 4 (0.36%) Drupal
10 3 (0.27%) Apache Solr
10 3 (0.27%) MS Exchange
11 2 (0.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (0.18%) Confluence
11 2 (0.18%) WebSphere
Applications
1 60 (5.47%) MS Excel
2 13 (1.19%) MS Office
3 7 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (0.64%) 3ds Max
4 6 (0.55%) Maya
4 6 (0.55%) Blender
5 5 (0.46%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.36%) Simulink
6 4 (0.36%) MS Project
7 3 (0.27%) TargetLink
7 3 (0.27%) S-PLUS
8 2 (0.18%) Pro/ENGINEER
8 2 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.18%) Fireworks
8 2 (0.18%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.091%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
1 3 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (0.27%) SAP FI
1 3 (0.27%) SAP FI/CO
1 3 (0.27%) SAP CO
2 2 (0.18%) Oracle CRM
2 2 (0.18%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.091%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.091%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.091%) SAP SCM
3 1 (0.091%) ResourceLink
3 1 (0.091%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 1 (0.091%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.091%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 33 (3.01%) Cloud Computing
2 10 (0.91%) Google Cloud Platform
3 8 (0.73%) SaaS
3 8 (0.73%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.36%) Office 365
5 2 (0.18%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.091%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 90 (8.20%) Internet
2 58 (5.29%) Wireless
3 40 (3.65%) TCP/IP
4 34 (3.10%) Firewall
5 24 (2.19%) HTTP
6 20 (1.82%) Network Security
7 14 (1.28%) DNS
7 14 (1.28%) Ethernet
8 13 (1.19%) LAN
8 13 (1.19%) WAN
9 11 (1.00%) VPN
10 10 (0.91%) Intranet
11 9 (0.82%) Wireshark
12 8 (0.73%) ZigBee
13 7 (0.64%) Bluetooth
13 7 (0.64%) ICMP
14 6 (0.55%) LTE
14 6 (0.55%) Cisco IOS
15 5 (0.46%) SSL
15 5 (0.46%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (9.30%) SQL Server
2 42 (3.83%) MySQL
3 30 (2.73%) Relational Database
4 14 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (1.28%) Big Data
4 14 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (1.09%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (0.91%) Apache Cassandra
7 10 (0.91%) SQL Server 2012
7 10 (0.91%) QlikView
8 9 (0.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (0.73%) Data Mining
9 8 (0.73%) RDBMS
9 8 (0.73%) MongoDB
9 8 (0.73%) NoSQL
10 7 (0.64%) Spotfire
10 7 (0.64%) Oracle Database
10 7 (0.64%) SAP BI
10 7 (0.64%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 50 (4.56%) Visual Studio
2 49 (4.47%) Git (software)
3 43 (3.92%) Jenkins
4 32 (2.92%) Maven
4 32 (2.92%) Selenium
5 19 (1.73%) Eclipse
6 18 (1.64%) JIRA
7 16 (1.46%) Subversion
8 14 (1.28%) NUnit
9 13 (1.19%) Rational DOORS
9 13 (1.19%) LabVIEW
10 12 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
10 12 (1.09%) Rhino Mocks
11 9 (0.82%) Moq
11 9 (0.82%) SpecFlow
11 9 (0.82%) Octopus Deploy
12 8 (0.73%) QuickTest Pro
12 8 (0.73%) TeamCity
13 7 (0.64%) Bugzilla
14 6 (0.55%) Redmine
General
1 121 (11.03%) Finance
2 114 (10.39%) Electronics
3 66 (6.02%) Marketing
4 43 (3.92%) Manufacturing
5 39 (3.56%) Telecoms
6 31 (2.83%) Military
7 28 (2.55%) Automotive
8 21 (1.91%) Banking
9 19 (1.73%) Pharmaceutical
10 18 (1.64%) Publishing
11 16 (1.46%) Multimedia
12 14 (1.28%) Legal
13 11 (1.00%) French Language
14 10 (0.91%) Games
15 5 (0.46%) Billing
15 5 (0.46%) Retail
16 4 (0.36%) Aerospace
17 3 (0.27%) Japanese Language
17 3 (0.27%) German Language
17 3 (0.27%) Law
Job Titles
1 315 (28.71%) Software Engineer
2 290 (26.44%) Developer
3 108 (9.85%) Test Engineer
4 105 (9.57%) Software Developer
5 102 (9.30%) Graduate
6 87 (7.93%) Analyst
7 67 (6.11%) Software Test Engineer
8 49 (4.47%) Programmer
9 39 (3.56%) C++ Developer
9 39 (3.56%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 37 (3.37%) Project Manager
11 36 (3.28%) Senior Developer
12 34 (3.10%) C# Software Engineer
13 33 (3.01%) Consultant
14 32 (2.92%) Java Developer
15 31 (2.83%) C++ Software Engineer
15 31 (2.83%) Architect
15 31 (2.83%) Junior
16 29 (2.64%) Systems Engineer
16 29 (2.64%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 219 (19.96%) .NET
2 144 (13.13%) HTML
3 92 (8.39%) CSS
4 78 (7.11%) ASP.NET
5 70 (6.38%) XML
6 66 (6.02%) jQuery
7 58 (5.29%) Web Services
8 51 (4.65%) HTML5
9 23 (2.10%) Ajax
9 23 (2.10%) ASP.NET Web API
10 21 (1.91%) Spring
11 20 (1.82%) WCF
11 20 (1.82%) WPF
12 19 (1.73%) REST
12 19 (1.73%) CSS3
13 17 (1.55%) MFC
14 16 (1.46%) OpenGL ES
15 15 (1.37%) ASP.NET MVC
15 15 (1.37%) SOAP
15 15 (1.37%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 481 (43.85%) Computer Science
2 199 (18.14%) Mathematics
3 128 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
4 89 (8.11%) User Experience
5 67 (6.11%) Algorithms
6 54 (4.92%) Management Information System
7 51 (4.65%) Embedded Systems
8 50 (4.56%) Cryptography
9 46 (4.19%) Physics
10 44 (4.01%) Internet of Things
11 41 (3.74%) Open Source
12 34 (3.10%) Mobile App
13 31 (2.83%) Device Driver
14 28 (2.55%) Statistics
15 26 (2.37%) Informatics
16 23 (2.10%) Chemistry
17 16 (1.46%) 3D Graphics
17 16 (1.46%) Client/Server
17 16 (1.46%) Robotics
18 15 (1.37%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 214 (19.51%) Linux
2 199 (18.14%) Windows
3 81 (7.38%) Android
4 77 (7.02%) UNIX
5 60 (5.47%) Apple iOS
6 15 (1.37%) Embedded Linux
7 13 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (1.09%) Windows 7
9 11 (1.00%) Solaris
10 7 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (0.46%) Windows 8
11 5 (0.46%) AIX
11 5 (0.46%) HPUX
12 4 (0.36%) Debian
12 4 (0.36%) Mac OS X
12 4 (0.36%) Windows CE
13 2 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.18%) VMS
13 2 (0.18%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 407 (37.10%) Software Engineering
2 266 (24.25%) Agile Software Development
3 145 (13.22%) OO
4 105 (9.57%) Scrum
5 95 (8.66%) Project Management
6 67 (6.11%) ITIL
7 63 (5.74%) Mentoring
8 56 (5.10%) Information Security
9 55 (5.01%) Analytics
9 55 (5.01%) Test Automation
10 54 (4.92%) TDD
11 50 (4.56%) Business Intelligence
12 45 (4.10%) Risk Management
13 41 (3.74%) PRINCE2
13 41 (3.74%) MVC
14 40 (3.65%) Data Protection
14 40 (3.65%) Unit Testing
15 39 (3.56%) Web Development
16 37 (3.37%) OOD
17 33 (3.01%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 287 (26.16%) C++
2 281 (25.62%) C#
3 256 (23.34%) C
4 253 (23.06%) SQL
5 233 (21.24%) Python
6 225 (20.51%) Java
7 140 (12.76%) JavaScript
8 77 (7.02%) Perl
9 74 (6.75%) PHP
10 48 (4.38%) MATLAB
11 35 (3.19%) Embedded C
12 26 (2.37%) Objective-C
13 25 (2.28%) Delphi
14 23 (2.10%) Embedded C++
15 19 (1.73%) Bash Shell
15 19 (1.73%) PL/SQL
16 16 (1.46%) T-SQL
16 16 (1.46%) Shell Script
16 16 (1.46%) Ruby
17 15 (1.37%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 34 (3.10%) Security Cleared
2 31 (2.83%) ISTQB
3 22 (2.01%) ISEB
3 22 (2.01%) VCP4
4 20 (1.82%) PhD
5 18 (1.64%) PMI Certification
6 17 (1.55%) Postgraduate
7 16 (1.46%) CISSP
8 15 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
9 14 (1.28%) APMP
10 11 (1.00%) SC Cleared
10 11 (1.00%) DV Cleared
10 11 (1.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 10 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 9 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
12 9 (0.82%) PMP
13 8 (0.73%) CISM
13 8 (0.73%) SSCP
13 8 (0.73%) MCP
14 7 (0.64%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (6.38%) QA
2 11 (1.00%) ISO 9000
3 9 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (0.82%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.55%) SLA
5 5 (0.46%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.18%) DO-178B
6 2 (0.18%) IEC 61508
6 2 (0.18%) JSP 440
6 2 (0.18%) COBIT
7 1 (0.091%) GLP
System Software
1 41 (3.74%) Active Directory
2 23 (2.10%) Firmware
3 22 (2.01%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (0.91%) Xen
5 8 (0.73%) XenServer
6 7 (0.64%) KVM
7 5 (0.46%) Docker
7 5 (0.46%) LXC
8 3 (0.27%) Hyper-V
8 3 (0.27%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.18%) Ceph
10 1 (0.091%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 11 (1.00%) Puppet
2 8 (0.73%) Ansible
3 5 (0.46%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (0.46%) Mesos
4 3 (0.27%) Munin
4 3 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.27%) Unicenter
5 2 (0.18%) Nagios
5 2 (0.18%) Salt
5 2 (0.18%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.091%) MOM
6 1 (0.091%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 125 (11.39%) Microsoft
2 61 (5.56%) Oracle
3 27 (2.46%) VMware
4 25 (2.28%) SAP
5 21 (1.91%) Google
6 18 (1.64%) TOWER Software
7 15 (1.37%) Citrix
7 15 (1.37%) Cisco
8 11 (1.00%) SolidWorks
8 11 (1.00%) Perforce
9 10 (0.91%) Sitecore
10 7 (0.64%) Atlassian
10 7 (0.64%) IBM
10 7 (0.64%) Red Hat
10 7 (0.64%) Intel
10 7 (0.64%) Sony
11 6 (0.55%) Salesforce.com
11 6 (0.55%) Adobe
11 6 (0.55%) Business Objects
12 5 (0.46%) Red Gate
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: From £0 to £60,000 per annum to £50k + excellent benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £80k + Excellent benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £competitive + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £competitive + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £competitive + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £DOE + share options
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Limited
Posted: 15 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £20k - 26k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50,000 DOE + equity + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Career Progression!
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Blue Glue
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: health+dental+pens.
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Share Options+Healthcare+Pension+M
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday