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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 18 22 4
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -18
Permanent jobs citing Degree 20 19 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 12.66% 8.60% 22.81%
As % of the Qualifications category 44.44% 43.18% 66.10%
Number of salaries quoted 18 14 31
Average salary £35,250 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £38,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
45 44 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 28.48% 19.91% 34.50%
Number of salaries quoted 34 35 49
Average salary £28,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £31,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +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 July 2015.

Degree Salary Histogram in Colchester

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 15 (44.12%) Oracle
1 15 (44.12%) Computer Science
2 12 (35.29%) Java
3 11 (32.35%) C
3 11 (32.35%) JBoss
3 11 (32.35%) Software Engineering
4 8 (23.53%) OO
4 8 (23.53%) CSS
4 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
4 8 (23.53%) HTML
4 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (23.53%) Time Management
4 8 (23.53%) Relational Database
5 7 (20.59%) Mentoring
5 7 (20.59%) WebSphere
5 7 (20.59%) J2EE
5 7 (20.59%) C#
5 7 (20.59%) Windows
5 7 (20.59%) MS Excel
5 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
6 6 (17.65%) C++
6 6 (17.65%) PL/SQL
6 6 (17.65%) Ant
6 6 (17.65%) XAML
6 6 (17.65%) Maven
6 6 (17.65%) WPF
6 6 (17.65%) Physics
7 5 (14.71%) NoSQL
7 5 (14.71%) Automotive
7 5 (14.71%) Oracle CRM

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 11 (32.35%) JBoss
2 7 (20.59%) WebSphere
3 4 (11.76%) WebLogic
4 3 (8.82%) IIS
4 3 (8.82%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (5.88%) GlassFish
Applications
1 7 (20.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Oracle CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
1 8 (23.53%) Relational Database
2 5 (14.71%) NoSQL
2 5 (14.71%) Oracle Database
2 5 (14.71%) RDBMS
3 3 (8.82%) EDRMS
3 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (8.82%) DTS
3 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (5.88%) Data Mining
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.94%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Ant
1 6 (17.65%) Maven
2 4 (11.76%) TeamCity
3 3 (8.82%) Jenkins
3 3 (8.82%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (5.88%) Gradle
5 1 (2.94%) DbUnit
5 1 (2.94%) JProfiler
5 1 (2.94%) Hudson
5 1 (2.94%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.94%) Redmine
5 1 (2.94%) Cactus
5 1 (2.94%) FitNesse
5 1 (2.94%) Rational Functional Tester
5 1 (2.94%) JUnit
5 1 (2.94%) Rational Rose
5 1 (2.94%) HP UFT
5 1 (2.94%) JMeter
5 1 (2.94%) NUnit
5 1 (2.94%) ArgoUML
General
1 5 (14.71%) Automotive
2 1 (2.94%) Games
2 1 (2.94%) Military
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) Software Engineer
2 9 (26.47%) Developer
3 7 (20.59%) Java Developer
4 6 (17.65%) Graduate
5 5 (14.71%) Consultant
5 5 (14.71%) Software Consultant
6 3 (8.82%) Java Software Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Java Software Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (8.82%) Software Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Architect
7 2 (5.88%) Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Test Manager
7 2 (5.88%) Software Support Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Support Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) J2EE Developer
7 2 (5.88%) C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (23.53%) HTML
1 8 (23.53%) CSS
2 7 (20.59%) J2EE
3 6 (17.65%) WPF
4 5 (14.71%) Swing
5 4 (11.76%) .NET
5 4 (11.76%) Ajax
6 2 (5.88%) OpenCL
6 2 (5.88%) JMS
6 2 (5.88%) Hibernate
7 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
7 1 (2.94%) Android SDK
7 1 (2.94%) Java EE
7 1 (2.94%) HTML5
7 1 (2.94%) iOS SDK
7 1 (2.94%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 15 (44.12%) Computer Science
2 6 (17.65%) Physics
3 3 (8.82%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.88%) CUDA
4 2 (5.88%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.94%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.59%) Windows
2 3 (8.82%) Linux
3 1 (2.94%) Android
3 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) Software Engineering
2 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (23.53%) OO
2 8 (23.53%) Time Management
3 7 (20.59%) Mentoring
4 5 (14.71%) CRM
4 5 (14.71%) E-Commerce
4 5 (14.71%) OOP
4 5 (14.71%) Project Management
5 4 (11.76%) Open Source
6 3 (8.82%) Coaching
6 3 (8.82%) Configuration Management
6 3 (8.82%) DevOps
6 3 (8.82%) TOGAF
6 3 (8.82%) OOA/OOD
6 3 (8.82%) PRINCE2
6 3 (8.82%) SSADM
7 2 (5.88%) Software Testing
7 2 (5.88%) Test Management
7 2 (5.88%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 12 (35.29%) Java
2 11 (32.35%) C
3 7 (20.59%) C#
4 6 (17.65%) C++
4 6 (17.65%) PL/SQL
4 6 (17.65%) XAML
5 5 (14.71%) JavaScript
6 4 (11.76%) SQL
7 2 (5.88%) VC++
8 1 (2.94%) COBOL
8 1 (2.94%) C-shell
8 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) ISEB
1 2 (5.88%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.94%) HNC
2 1 (2.94%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) Puppet
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 15 (44.12%) Oracle
2 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.82%) webMethods
3 3 (8.82%) VMware
4 1 (2.94%) IBM
4 1 (2.94%) HP
4 1 (2.94%) EMC
4 1 (2.94%) Citrix