The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Cambridgeshire region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 2 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Degree 569 544 752
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 23.23% 22.88% 27.36%
As % of the Qualifications category 70.86% 66.50% 73.65%
Number of salaries quoted 408 453 645
Average salary £38,650 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.37% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Qualifications Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
803 818 1021
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 32.79% 34.40% 37.14%
Number of salaries quoted 599 669 897
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Degree
East of England

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 29 July 2014.

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 29 July 2014. 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 +2 500 £38,500 -3.75% 101
Peterborough -14 24 £39,325 +1.74% 1
Huntingdon -8 1 £29,000 -22.66% 3
St Neots - 1 £29,000 -
Degree
East of England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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.

1 454 (36.58%) Computer Science
2 359 (28.93%) C++
3 345 (27.80%) Software Engineering
4 342 (27.56%) Java
5 293 (23.61%) C#
6 239 (19.26%) Mathematics
7 229 (18.45%) Linux
8 224 (18.05%) .NET
9 221 (17.81%) Python
10 210 (16.92%) SQL
11 202 (16.28%) Windows
12 192 (15.47%) OO
13 166 (13.38%) C
14 165 (13.30%) Finance
15 162 (13.05%) HTML
16 158 (12.73%) Agile Software Development
17 149 (12.01%) JavaScript
18 146 (11.76%) Microsoft
19 133 (10.72%) Electronics
20 121 (9.75%) CSS
21 111 (8.94%) Scrum
22 109 (8.78%) Oracle
23 107 (8.62%) Wireless
24 99 (7.98%) Marketing
25 98 (7.90%) Perl
26 96 (7.74%) Physics
27 95 (7.66%) QA
27 95 (7.66%) UNIX
28 92 (7.41%) SQL Server
29 85 (6.85%) PHP

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 25 (2.01%) Apache
2 21 (1.69%) Tomcat
3 16 (1.29%) MS Exchange
4 12 (0.97%) WebLogic
4 12 (0.97%) Drupal
5 11 (0.89%) SharePoint
6 9 (0.73%) SAS
6 9 (0.73%) Oracle Workflow
6 9 (0.73%) OpenStack
7 8 (0.64%) CloudStack
7 8 (0.64%) CMS
7 8 (0.64%) IIS
8 7 (0.56%) ColdFusion
9 6 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2007
9 6 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2013
10 4 (0.32%) Node.js
10 4 (0.32%) Confluence
11 3 (0.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 3 (0.24%) ArcGIS
11 3 (0.24%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 84 (6.77%) MS Excel
2 43 (3.46%) MS Office
3 17 (1.37%) Photoshop
4 15 (1.21%) Adobe Illustrator
5 13 (1.05%) MS Project
6 9 (0.73%) Simulink
6 9 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
7 8 (0.64%) MS Visio
8 7 (0.56%) InDesign
9 4 (0.32%) 3ds Max
10 3 (0.24%) Pro/ENGINEER
10 3 (0.24%) Blender
10 3 (0.24%) FrameMaker
10 3 (0.24%) Maya
10 3 (0.24%) Acrobat
11 2 (0.16%) SPSS
12 1 (0.081%) Fireworks
12 1 (0.081%) AutoCAD
12 1 (0.081%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 29 (2.34%) SunGard APT
2 11 (0.89%) SAP FI/CO
2 11 (0.89%) SAP CO
2 11 (0.89%) SAP FI
3 4 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.24%) LabWindows
5 2 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.16%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.081%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.081%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (1.29%) Cloud Computing
2 14 (1.13%) SaaS
3 11 (0.89%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (0.73%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.24%) Google Apps
6 3 (0.24%) Route 53
6 3 (0.24%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (0.16%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.081%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 107 (8.62%) Wireless
2 71 (5.72%) Internet
3 61 (4.92%) Firewall
4 37 (2.98%) LTE
5 31 (2.50%) VLAN
6 29 (2.34%) Wi-Fi
6 29 (2.34%) SS7
6 29 (2.34%) VoLTE
7 26 (2.10%) Bluetooth
8 23 (1.85%) LAN
9 22 (1.77%) TCP/IP
10 21 (1.69%) HTTP
11 16 (1.29%) SAN
12 15 (1.21%) VPN
12 15 (1.21%) 3GPP
13 14 (1.13%) Network Security
14 13 (1.05%) WAN
15 12 (0.97%) VoIP
15 12 (0.97%) INAP
16 10 (0.81%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 72 (5.80%) MySQL
3 65 (5.24%) Relational Database
4 24 (1.93%) Data Mining
5 23 (1.85%) Oracle Database
6 21 (1.69%) Big Data
7 18 (1.45%) RDBMS
8 17 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
9 11 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (0.81%) Crystal Reports
11 9 (0.73%) SQL Server 2008
12 8 (0.64%) NoSQL
13 7 (0.56%) MongoDB
13 7 (0.56%) Oracle Database 11g
14 6 (0.48%) Text Mining
15 5 (0.40%) SAP BW
15 5 (0.40%) SAP BI
15 5 (0.40%) Hadoop
16 4 (0.32%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
16 4 (0.32%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 51 (4.11%) Visual Studio
2 49 (3.95%) Git (software)
3 41 (3.30%) Subversion
4 20 (1.61%) Selenium
5 18 (1.45%) Maven
6 16 (1.29%) Jenkins
7 13 (1.05%) Bugzilla
8 9 (0.73%) NUnit
8 9 (0.73%) Eclipse
9 8 (0.64%) Xcode
10 7 (0.56%) WinRunner
10 7 (0.56%) JIRA
10 7 (0.56%) Rhino Mocks
11 6 (0.48%) Firebug
11 6 (0.48%) JUnit
12 5 (0.40%) Rational DOORS
13 4 (0.32%) Team Foundation Server
14 2 (0.16%) Rational Rhapsody
15 1 (0.081%) SCons
15 1 (0.081%) GoogleTest
General
1 165 (13.30%) Finance
2 133 (10.72%) Electronics
3 99 (7.98%) Marketing
4 82 (6.61%) Telecoms
5 41 (3.30%) Manufacturing
6 28 (2.26%) Advertising
7 27 (2.18%) Publishing
7 27 (2.18%) Billing
8 24 (1.93%) Banking
9 22 (1.77%) Multimedia
9 22 (1.77%) Automotive
10 20 (1.61%) Military
11 11 (0.89%) Games
12 9 (0.73%) Aerospace
12 9 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
13 8 (0.64%) Financial Institution
14 7 (0.56%) French Language
14 7 (0.56%) German Language
15 6 (0.48%) Japanese Language
16 5 (0.40%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 346 (27.88%) Developer
2 275 (22.16%) Software Engineer
3 80 (6.45%) Test Engineer
4 74 (5.96%) Analyst
5 67 (5.40%) Software Developer
6 64 (5.16%) Graduate
6 64 (5.16%) Support Engineer
7 59 (4.75%) Junior
8 53 (4.27%) Senior Developer
9 47 (3.79%) Administrator
10 44 (3.55%) C++ Software Engineer
11 43 (3.46%) Software Test Engineer
12 41 (3.30%) Consultant
13 40 (3.22%) Web Developer
14 36 (2.90%) Systems Administrator
14 36 (2.90%) Tester
14 36 (2.90%) Junior Developer
15 34 (2.74%) C# Developer
16 33 (2.66%) .NET Developer
16 33 (2.66%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 224 (18.05%) .NET
2 162 (13.05%) HTML
3 121 (9.75%) CSS
4 77 (6.20%) XML
5 71 (5.72%) ASP.NET
6 70 (5.64%) jQuery
7 59 (4.75%) Web Services
8 42 (3.38%) HTML5
9 35 (2.82%) Ajax
10 31 (2.50%) JSON
11 29 (2.34%) WCF
12 24 (1.93%) Spring
12 24 (1.93%) XSLT
12 24 (1.93%) CSS3
13 23 (1.85%) Django
14 21 (1.69%) STL
15 20 (1.61%) LAMP
16 19 (1.53%) J2EE
16 19 (1.53%) .NET Framework
17 17 (1.37%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 454 (36.58%) Computer Science
2 239 (19.26%) Mathematics
3 96 (7.74%) Physics
4 50 (4.03%) Firmware
5 38 (3.06%) Statistics
6 34 (2.74%) Management Information System
7 29 (2.34%) Hedge funds
8 28 (2.26%) Embedded Systems
8 28 (2.26%) Open Source
9 27 (2.18%) Mobile App
10 25 (2.01%) Cryptography
11 24 (1.93%) Device Driver
12 23 (1.85%) Visualisation
13 19 (1.53%) Informatics
13 19 (1.53%) Client/Server
14 14 (1.13%) LIMS
14 14 (1.13%) PKI
14 14 (1.13%) 3D Graphics
14 14 (1.13%) Social Media
14 14 (1.13%) Biology
Operating Systems
1 229 (18.45%) Linux
2 202 (16.28%) Windows
3 95 (7.66%) UNIX
4 58 (4.67%) Android
5 50 (4.03%) Apple iOS
6 31 (2.50%) Solaris
7 12 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (0.89%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (0.73%) Windows 7
10 5 (0.40%) Windows Phone 8
10 5 (0.40%) Windows Phone
10 5 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (0.32%) Embedded Linux
12 3 (0.24%) AIX
12 3 (0.24%) HPUX
12 3 (0.24%) Mac OS X
12 3 (0.24%) Windows CE
13 2 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.16%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.081%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 345 (27.80%) Software Engineering
2 192 (15.47%) OO
3 158 (12.73%) Agile Software Development
4 111 (8.94%) Scrum
5 80 (6.45%) Project Management
6 68 (5.48%) Multithreading
7 66 (5.32%) TDD
8 64 (5.16%) Test Automation
9 57 (4.59%) Web Development
10 52 (4.19%) Risk Management
10 52 (4.19%) Continuous Improvement
11 51 (4.11%) Analytics
12 49 (3.95%) OOP
13 47 (3.79%) Software Testing
14 45 (3.63%) Signal Processing
15 44 (3.55%) Machine Learning
15 44 (3.55%) MVC
16 42 (3.38%) ITIL
17 40 (3.22%) Manual Testing
18 37 (2.98%) Financial Modelling
Programming Languages
1 359 (28.93%) C++
2 342 (27.56%) Java
3 293 (23.61%) C#
4 221 (17.81%) Python
5 210 (16.92%) SQL
6 166 (13.38%) C
7 149 (12.01%) JavaScript
8 98 (7.90%) Perl
9 85 (6.85%) PHP
10 27 (2.18%) VB.NET
10 27 (2.18%) MATLAB
10 27 (2.18%) Ruby
11 26 (2.10%) Embedded C
12 24 (1.93%) Objective-C
13 21 (1.69%) T-SQL
14 17 (1.37%) VB
15 15 (1.21%) PL/SQL
16 13 (1.05%) Shell Script
16 13 (1.05%) Assembly Language
16 13 (1.05%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 82 (6.61%) PhD
2 28 (2.26%) ISEB
3 27 (2.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 25 (2.01%) Security Cleared
5 23 (1.85%) Postgraduate
6 20 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
7 19 (1.53%) Cisco Certification
7 19 (1.53%) CCNA
8 16 (1.29%) ISTQB
9 14 (1.13%) MCSE
10 13 (1.05%) PMI Certification
11 12 (0.97%) MBA
12 10 (0.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 8 (0.64%) SC Cleared
14 7 (0.56%) CISSP
15 6 (0.48%) MCSA
16 3 (0.24%) HNC
16 3 (0.24%) HND
16 3 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 3 (0.24%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (7.66%) QA
2 13 (1.05%) ISO 9000
3 9 (0.73%) SLA
4 4 (0.32%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.24%) JTAG
5 3 (0.24%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.16%) CDISC
6 2 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.16%) WAI
7 1 (0.081%) GxP
7 1 (0.081%) TickIT
7 1 (0.081%) IEC 61508
7 1 (0.081%) DO-178B
System Software
1 28 (2.26%) VMware Infrastructure
1 28 (2.26%) Active Directory
2 12 (0.97%) Hyper-V
3 9 (0.73%) KVM
4 4 (0.32%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (0.32%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (0.24%) NFS
6 2 (0.16%) vSphere
7 1 (0.081%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 15 (1.21%) Puppet
2 13 (1.05%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (0.73%) Nagios
4 4 (0.32%) Data Guard
5 3 (0.24%) WhatsUp Gold
5 3 (0.24%) Ansible
5 3 (0.24%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (0.16%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.16%) WSUS
6 2 (0.16%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 2 (0.16%) SCDPM
6 2 (0.16%) Opsview
7 1 (0.081%) SCOM
Vendors
1 146 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 109 (8.78%) Oracle
3 36 (2.90%) VMware
4 29 (2.34%) SunGard
5 27 (2.18%) Adobe
6 26 (2.10%) Cisco
7 24 (1.93%) SAP
8 22 (1.77%) Sun
9 17 (1.37%) Red Hat
10 16 (1.29%) HP
11 15 (1.21%) Google
12 14 (1.13%) NetApp
13 12 (0.97%) Perforce
13 12 (0.97%) JBoss
14 9 (0.73%) Sybase
14 9 (0.73%) Citrix
14 9 (0.73%) Salesforce.com
14 9 (0.73%) Hitachi
15 8 (0.64%) SolidWorks
16 7 (0.56%) Red Gate
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55,000 DOE + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45,000 DOE + package
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £0
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £0
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Exposed Solutions
Salary: £0
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Salary: £0
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Proteus Europe
Salary: Market rate
Posted: 19 hours ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £30k + DOE
Posted: 19 hours ago
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networx
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
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Salary: Up to £100k per annum
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Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
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Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bens - bonus, shares, pens+
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Interview slots available!
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Salary: to £50,000
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