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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 11 6 12
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Permanent jobs citing Degree 25 29 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 18.12% 19.08% 14.03%
As % of the Qualifications category 71.43% 69.05% 56.36%
Number of salaries quoted 23 20 22
Average salary £40,000 £40,875 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.14% +2.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,150 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,650 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.06% -
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
35 42 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 25.36% 27.63% 24.89%
Number of salaries quoted 31 33 46
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £40,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 September 2014.

Degree Salary Histogram in Colchester

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 27 (51.92%) Java
2 23 (44.23%) Oracle
2 23 (44.23%) JBoss
3 22 (42.31%) E-Commerce
4 21 (40.38%) SQL Server
5 20 (38.46%) Project Management
6 19 (36.54%) JavaScript
6 19 (36.54%) PL/SQL
6 19 (36.54%) Computer Science
7 17 (32.69%) Relational Database
7 17 (32.69%) Ant
7 17 (32.69%) RDBMS
7 17 (32.69%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (32.69%) Maven
8 16 (30.77%) Hibernate
8 16 (30.77%) JMS
8 16 (30.77%) Data Mining
8 16 (30.77%) J2EE
8 16 (30.77%) WebLogic
8 16 (30.77%) OOP
8 16 (30.77%) OO
8 16 (30.77%) WebSphere
8 16 (30.77%) GlassFish
9 15 (28.85%) NoSQL
9 15 (28.85%) Gradle
9 15 (28.85%) SQL
9 15 (28.85%) Swing
10 14 (26.92%) Windows
11 13 (25.00%) CSS
11 13 (25.00%) HTML

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 16 (30.77%) WebLogic
1 16 (30.77%) WebSphere
1 16 (30.77%) GlassFish
2 9 (17.31%) MS Exchange
2 9 (17.31%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (17.31%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (13.46%) IIS
4 3 (5.77%) Documentum
4 3 (5.77%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (5.77%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (3.85%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.85%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.92%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (7.69%) MS Office
1 4 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (17.31%) assyst
2 3 (5.77%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) LAN
1 1 (1.92%) WAN
1 1 (1.92%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (40.38%) SQL Server
2 17 (32.69%) RDBMS
2 17 (32.69%) Relational Database
3 16 (30.77%) Data Mining
4 15 (28.85%) NoSQL
5 7 (13.46%) Oracle Database
6 3 (5.77%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 17 (32.69%) Ant
1 17 (32.69%) Maven
2 15 (28.85%) Gradle
3 3 (5.77%) Visual Studio
3 3 (5.77%) Subversion
4 2 (3.85%) JMeter
4 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.92%) NUnit
5 1 (1.92%) ArgoUML
5 1 (1.92%) Rational Rose
5 1 (1.92%) JUnit
5 1 (1.92%) Cactus
5 1 (1.92%) Selenium
5 1 (1.92%) FitNesse
5 1 (1.92%) TestNG
5 1 (1.92%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.92%) DbUnit
5 1 (1.92%) JProfiler
5 1 (1.92%) Hudson
General
1 13 (25.00%) Automotive
2 10 (19.23%) Finance
3 3 (5.77%) Aerospace
3 3 (5.77%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.85%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.92%) Electronics
5 1 (1.92%) Games
5 1 (1.92%) Military
5 1 (1.92%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (44.23%) Developer
2 15 (28.85%) Java Developer
3 12 (23.08%) Analyst
4 10 (19.23%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 8 (15.38%) Software Engineer
6 7 (13.46%) Software Developer
7 6 (11.54%) Support Analyst
7 6 (11.54%) Applications Support
7 6 (11.54%) Applications Support Analyst
8 5 (9.62%) Problem Manager
8 5 (9.62%) ITIL Manager
9 4 (7.69%) Test Leader
9 4 (7.69%) Programmer
10 3 (5.77%) Release Manager
11 2 (3.85%) Data Analyst
11 2 (3.85%) Graduate
11 2 (3.85%) Junior
11 2 (3.85%) DBA
11 2 (3.85%) Analyst Programmer
11 2 (3.85%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (30.77%) J2EE
1 16 (30.77%) JMS
1 16 (30.77%) Hibernate
2 15 (28.85%) Swing
3 13 (25.00%) Ajax
3 13 (25.00%) CSS
3 13 (25.00%) HTML
4 10 (19.23%) .NET
5 3 (5.77%) ASP.NET
5 3 (5.77%) OpenGL
5 3 (5.77%) DirectX
5 3 (5.77%) OpenCL
6 2 (3.85%) Java EE
6 2 (3.85%) WPF
7 1 (1.92%) Silverlight
7 1 (1.92%) WCF
7 1 (1.92%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.92%) WinForms
7 1 (1.92%) Spring
7 1 (1.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (36.54%) Computer Science
2 5 (9.62%) Open Source
3 4 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.77%) CUDA
5 2 (3.85%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.92%) Firmware
6 1 (1.92%) Tandem
6 1 (1.92%) Physics
6 1 (1.92%) Social Media
6 1 (1.92%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 14 (26.92%) Windows
2 9 (17.31%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (7.69%) Linux
4 3 (5.77%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.92%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (42.31%) E-Commerce
2 20 (38.46%) Project Management
3 17 (32.69%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (30.77%) OOP
4 16 (30.77%) OO
5 11 (21.15%) Validation
6 10 (19.23%) Problem Management
7 9 (17.31%) ITIL
8 8 (15.38%) ITSM
8 8 (15.38%) Software Engineering
9 5 (9.62%) Web Analytics
9 5 (9.62%) Test Scripting
9 5 (9.62%) SOA
9 5 (9.62%) ITIL V3
9 5 (9.62%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (9.62%) Analytics
10 4 (7.69%) Procure-to-pay
10 4 (7.69%) Quality Management
10 4 (7.69%) Risk Management
10 4 (7.69%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 27 (51.92%) Java
2 19 (36.54%) JavaScript
2 19 (36.54%) PL/SQL
3 15 (28.85%) SQL
4 11 (21.15%) C#
5 5 (9.62%) C++
6 4 (7.69%) VB.NET
7 3 (5.77%) ABAP
7 3 (5.77%) VBA
7 3 (5.77%) VB
8 2 (3.85%) C
8 2 (3.85%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.92%) Python
9 1 (1.92%) Embedded C
9 1 (1.92%) Embedded C++
9 1 (1.92%) XAML
9 1 (1.92%) PHP
9 1 (1.92%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.92%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (1.92%) MCSE
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (1.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.54%) QA
System Software
1 8 (15.38%) XenApp
2 1 (1.92%) vSphere
2 1 (1.92%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (44.23%) Oracle
1 23 (44.23%) JBoss
2 9 (17.31%) EMC
3 8 (15.38%) Citrix
3 8 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 8 (15.38%) NetApp
4 7 (13.46%) SAP
5 5 (9.62%) Software AG
5 5 (9.62%) webMethods
6 3 (5.77%) Google
7 1 (1.92%) DevExpress
7 1 (1.92%) SolidWorks
7 1 (1.92%) VMware
7 1 (1.92%) Intel
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