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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 16 14 5
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -9
Permanent jobs citing Degree 16 21 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 14.16% 11.73% 23.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 47.06% 53.85% 67.21%
Number of salaries quoted 13 17 31
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
Degree
Essex

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

Qualifications Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
34 39 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 30.09% 21.79% 35.06%
Number of salaries quoted 25 31 50
Average salary £28,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £28,000 £28,650
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

Degree
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

Degree Salary Trend in Colchester

Degree
Salary Histogram in Colchester

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

Degree Salary Histogram in Colchester

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 16 (44.44%) Java
1 16 (44.44%) Oracle
1 16 (44.44%) Computer Science
2 14 (38.89%) JBoss
3 12 (33.33%) Windows
3 12 (33.33%) C
3 12 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 11 (30.56%) Time Management
4 11 (30.56%) OO
5 10 (27.78%) SQL Server
6 9 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 9 (25.00%) Mentoring
7 8 (22.22%) Relational Database
7 8 (22.22%) Project Management
7 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (19.44%) WebSphere
8 7 (19.44%) WPF
8 7 (19.44%) Physics
8 7 (19.44%) TeamCity
8 7 (19.44%) XAML
8 7 (19.44%) CSS
8 7 (19.44%) HTML
8 7 (19.44%) J2EE
8 7 (19.44%) C#
8 7 (19.44%) C++
8 7 (19.44%) PL/SQL
9 6 (16.67%) .NET
9 6 (16.67%) Ant
9 6 (16.67%) IIS

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 14 (38.89%) JBoss
2 7 (19.44%) WebSphere
3 6 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (16.67%) IIS
4 4 (11.11%) WebLogic
5 2 (5.56%) GlassFish
Applications
1 9 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Oracle CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 8 (22.22%) Relational Database
3 6 (16.67%) DTS
3 6 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (16.67%) EDRMS
3 6 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (13.89%) NoSQL
4 5 (13.89%) Oracle Database
4 5 (13.89%) RDBMS
5 2 (5.56%) Data Mining
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.78%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 7 (19.44%) TeamCity
2 6 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 6 (16.67%) Octopus Deploy
2 6 (16.67%) Ant
2 6 (16.67%) Maven
3 2 (5.56%) Gradle
4 1 (2.78%) DbUnit
4 1 (2.78%) JProfiler
4 1 (2.78%) Hudson
4 1 (2.78%) SoapUI
4 1 (2.78%) Redmine
4 1 (2.78%) Cactus
4 1 (2.78%) FitNesse
4 1 (2.78%) Rational Functional Tester
4 1 (2.78%) JUnit
4 1 (2.78%) Rational Rose
4 1 (2.78%) HP UFT
4 1 (2.78%) JMeter
4 1 (2.78%) NUnit
4 1 (2.78%) ArgoUML
General
1 5 (13.89%) Automotive
2 1 (2.78%) Games
2 1 (2.78%) Military
Job Titles
1 11 (30.56%) Software Engineer
2 9 (25.00%) Developer
3 8 (22.22%) Java Developer
4 7 (19.44%) Graduate
5 6 (16.67%) Architect
5 6 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (13.89%) Consultant
6 5 (13.89%) Software Consultant
7 3 (8.33%) C++ Software Engineer
7 3 (8.33%) Java Software Engineer
7 3 (8.33%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
7 3 (8.33%) Java Software Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (8.33%) Software Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) J2EE Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Support Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) Software Support Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (19.44%) J2EE
1 7 (19.44%) CSS
1 7 (19.44%) HTML
1 7 (19.44%) WPF
2 6 (16.67%) .NET
2 6 (16.67%) Swing
3 4 (11.11%) Ajax
3 4 (11.11%) OpenCL
4 2 (5.56%) JMS
4 2 (5.56%) Hibernate
5 1 (2.78%) Java EE
5 1 (2.78%) Android SDK
5 1 (2.78%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 16 (44.44%) Computer Science
2 7 (19.44%) Physics
3 6 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 4 (11.11%) CUDA
5 2 (5.56%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.78%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 12 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (11.11%) Linux
3 1 (2.78%) Android
3 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 11 (30.56%) OO
2 11 (30.56%) Time Management
3 9 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 8 (22.22%) Project Management
4 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (16.67%) TOGAF
5 6 (16.67%) SSADM
5 6 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 6 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
5 6 (16.67%) Coaching
5 6 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 6 (16.67%) DevOps
6 5 (13.89%) OOP
6 5 (13.89%) CRM
6 5 (13.89%) E-Commerce
7 4 (11.11%) Open Source
8 1 (2.78%) Mobile Application Development
8 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Management
8 1 (2.78%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (44.44%) Java
2 12 (33.33%) C
3 7 (19.44%) C#
3 7 (19.44%) C++
3 7 (19.44%) PL/SQL
3 7 (19.44%) XAML
4 5 (13.89%) SQL
5 4 (11.11%) VC++
5 4 (11.11%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.78%) COBOL
6 1 (2.78%) C-shell
6 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) HNC
1 1 (2.78%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (16.67%) Puppet
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 16 (44.44%) Oracle
2 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (16.67%) webMethods
3 6 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (2.78%) IBM
4 1 (2.78%) HP
4 1 (2.78%) EMC
4 1 (2.78%) Citrix