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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 21 11 22
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +11
Permanent jobs citing Degree 15 23 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 9.20% 14.20% 8.06%
As % of the Qualifications category 41.67% 57.50% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 15 19 9
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +82.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
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
36 40 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 22.09% 24.69% 24.19%
Number of salaries quoted 35 32 29
Average salary £32,500 £50,000 £31,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +57.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £43,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 March 2015.

Degree Salary Histogram in Colchester

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 11 (30.56%) Java
2 10 (27.78%) Finance
3 9 (25.00%) JBoss
3 9 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 9 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (22.22%) Validation
4 8 (22.22%) Computer Science
5 7 (19.44%) JavaScript
5 7 (19.44%) SQL
5 7 (19.44%) .NET
5 7 (19.44%) Oracle
5 7 (19.44%) Oracle Database
6 6 (16.67%) Analytics
6 6 (16.67%) Problem Management
6 6 (16.67%) IIS
6 6 (16.67%) SOA
6 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 6 (16.67%) Software AG
6 6 (16.67%) webMethods
6 6 (16.67%) Web Analytics
7 5 (13.89%) Google
7 5 (13.89%) QA
7 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (13.89%) JMeter
7 5 (13.89%) Citrix
7 5 (13.89%) C#
7 5 (13.89%) Google Analytics
8 4 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (11.11%) Relational Database

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 9 (25.00%) JBoss
2 6 (16.67%) IIS
3 2 (5.56%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Google Analytics
2 2 (5.56%) SAP FI
2 2 (5.56%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (5.56%) SAP CO
3 1 (2.78%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (19.44%) Oracle Database
2 4 (11.11%) Relational Database
2 4 (11.11%) TKPROF
2 4 (11.11%) RDBMS
2 4 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (13.89%) JMeter
2 3 (8.33%) NUnit
2 3 (8.33%) Ant
2 3 (8.33%) JUnit
2 3 (8.33%) Rational Rose
2 3 (8.33%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (8.33%) ArgoUML
2 3 (8.33%) Maven
2 3 (8.33%) Cactus
2 3 (8.33%) FitNesse
2 3 (8.33%) Rational Functional Tester
2 3 (8.33%) TeamCity
2 3 (8.33%) DbUnit
2 3 (8.33%) JProfiler
2 3 (8.33%) Hudson
2 3 (8.33%) SoapUI
2 3 (8.33%) Redmine
3 2 (5.56%) Selenium
4 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.78%) Subversion
General
1 10 (27.78%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Law
3 2 (5.56%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.78%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.78%) Legal
4 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.78%) Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (38.89%) Analyst
2 9 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) Applications Support Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) Applications Support
4 4 (11.11%) Software Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Project Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Test Manager
5 3 (8.33%) QA Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) SAP Support
5 3 (8.33%) SAP Support Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) SAP Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Programmer
6 2 (5.56%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (5.56%) Support Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Tester
6 2 (5.56%) Junior
6 2 (5.56%) Developer
6 2 (5.56%) QA Tester
7 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (2.78%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (19.44%) .NET
2 3 (8.33%) Swing
2 3 (8.33%) Java EE
2 3 (8.33%) WPF
3 1 (2.78%) HTML5
3 1 (2.78%) CSS3
3 1 (2.78%) OpenCL
3 1 (2.78%) OpenGL
3 1 (2.78%) DirectX
3 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.78%) CSS
3 1 (2.78%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (22.22%) Computer Science
3 4 (11.11%) N-Tier
4 3 (8.33%) Physics
4 3 (8.33%) Open Source
5 1 (2.78%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.11%) Windows
1 4 (11.11%) Linux
2 2 (5.56%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 8 (22.22%) Validation
3 6 (16.67%) SOA
3 6 (16.67%) Web Analytics
3 6 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 6 (16.67%) Analytics
4 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 4 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 3 (8.33%) Test Strategy
6 3 (8.33%) Capacity Management
6 3 (8.33%) Software Testing
6 3 (8.33%) Migration
6 3 (8.33%) Configuration Management
6 3 (8.33%) Service Delivery
6 3 (8.33%) ITIL
6 3 (8.33%) OOP
6 3 (8.33%) OO
6 3 (8.33%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 11 (30.56%) Java
2 7 (19.44%) JavaScript
2 7 (19.44%) SQL
3 5 (13.89%) C#
4 4 (11.11%) C++
4 4 (11.11%) PL/SQL
5 3 (8.33%) ABAP
5 3 (8.33%) XAML
5 3 (8.33%) C
6 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) ISEB
1 3 (8.33%) SAP Certification
1 3 (8.33%) ISTQB
2 2 (5.56%) PMP
2 2 (5.56%) PMI Certification
2 2 (5.56%) ACCA
2 2 (5.56%) CIMA
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.78%) MCP
3 1 (2.78%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (2.78%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (19.44%) Oracle
2 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.67%) Software AG
2 6 (16.67%) webMethods
3 5 (13.89%) Google
3 5 (13.89%) Citrix
4 3 (8.33%) HP
4 3 (8.33%) SAP
4 3 (8.33%) IBM
5 2 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.78%) NetApp
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