The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 10 9 9
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing Degree 1251 1135 1569
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 15.97% 16.07% 17.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 53.30% 56.10% 56.08%
Number of salaries quoted 921 917 1274
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,350 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Degree
England

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

Qualifications Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2347 2023 2798
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 29.97% 28.65% 30.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1804 1637 2330
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Degree
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Degree Salary Trend in the East of England

Degree
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Degree across the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Degree Salary Histogram in the East of England

Degree
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
Cambridgeshire -2 533 £40,000 +8.84% 132
Hertfordshire +3 356 £40,000 - 58
Essex +2 156 £42,500 +10.74% 16
Bedfordshire +7 121 £35,000 -12.50% 6
Suffolk +2 68 £31,500 -21.25% 14
Norfolk +7 41 £24,000 -21.31% 9
Degree
England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

1 980 (38.75%) Computer Science
2 646 (25.54%) Software Engineering
3 626 (24.75%) C#
4 590 (23.33%) Java
5 585 (23.13%) SQL
6 522 (20.64%) .NET
7 496 (19.61%) Agile Software Development
8 455 (17.99%) C++
9 447 (17.67%) Microsoft
10 404 (15.97%) Windows
11 394 (15.58%) Finance
12 380 (15.03%) Analytical Skills
13 361 (14.27%) JavaScript
14 360 (14.23%) C
14 360 (14.23%) HTML
15 357 (14.12%) Linux
16 332 (13.13%) Mathematics
17 324 (12.81%) Python
18 321 (12.69%) Oracle
19 320 (12.65%) SQL Server
20 300 (11.86%) OO
21 286 (11.31%) MS Excel
22 268 (10.60%) Project Management
23 264 (10.44%) CSS
24 245 (9.69%) XML
25 241 (9.53%) ASP.NET
26 227 (8.98%) UNIX
27 181 (7.16%) Marketing
28 176 (6.96%) jQuery
29 164 (6.48%) Telecoms

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 82 (3.24%) SharePoint
2 65 (2.57%) Apache
3 60 (2.37%) IIS
4 56 (2.21%) Tomcat
5 49 (1.94%) JBoss
6 41 (1.62%) CMS
7 38 (1.50%) MS Exchange
8 34 (1.34%) WebSphere
9 33 (1.30%) WebLogic
10 29 (1.15%) GlassFish
11 26 (1.03%) Drupal
12 21 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
13 19 (0.75%) SAS
13 19 (0.75%) OpenEdge
14 17 (0.67%) SharePoint 2010
14 17 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
15 16 (0.63%) Node.js
15 16 (0.63%) OpenStack
16 15 (0.59%) CloudStack
17 14 (0.55%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 286 (11.31%) MS Excel
2 117 (4.63%) MS Office
3 50 (1.98%) MS PowerPoint
4 31 (1.23%) MS Visio
5 30 (1.19%) MS Project
6 24 (0.95%) XMetaL
7 17 (0.67%) Simulink
8 14 (0.55%) Photoshop
8 14 (0.55%) Adobe Illustrator
9 12 (0.47%) FrameMaker
10 11 (0.43%) 3ds Max
11 10 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 8 (0.32%) Blender
12 8 (0.32%) Maya
13 6 (0.24%) SPSS
13 6 (0.24%) Mingle
13 6 (0.24%) PowerPivot
14 5 (0.20%) TargetLink
15 3 (0.12%) Acrobat
15 3 (0.12%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 28 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
3 11 (0.43%) Google Analytics
3 11 (0.43%) VisionPLUS
4 9 (0.36%) Oracle Financials
4 9 (0.36%) SAP SD
4 9 (0.36%) Magento
5 8 (0.32%) Oracle iProcurement
5 8 (0.32%) Oracle Payables
5 8 (0.32%) Oracle Receivables
5 8 (0.32%) Oracle Assets
5 8 (0.32%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 8 (0.32%) Oracle General Ledger
5 8 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
6 6 (0.24%) Agresso
6 6 (0.24%) SAP FI
6 6 (0.24%) assyst
6 6 (0.24%) SAP CO
7 5 (0.20%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
7 5 (0.20%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 29 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
2 17 (0.67%) SaaS
3 16 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (0.47%) Amazon AWS
5 11 (0.43%) PaaS
6 10 (0.40%) Office 365
7 9 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
8 6 (0.24%) Google Apps
9 5 (0.20%) Google App Engine
10 4 (0.16%) Google Compute Engine
11 3 (0.12%) Amazon ELB
11 3 (0.12%) Route 53
12 2 (0.079%) Amazon S3
13 1 (0.040%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 137 (5.42%) Internet
2 87 (3.44%) Firewall
3 82 (3.24%) TCP/IP
4 76 (3.01%) Wireless
5 47 (1.86%) SAN
6 42 (1.66%) HTTP
7 39 (1.54%) LTE
8 37 (1.46%) WAN
9 35 (1.38%) DNS
10 33 (1.30%) LAN
10 33 (1.30%) VLAN
11 31 (1.23%) 2G
11 31 (1.23%) 3G
12 29 (1.15%) Intranet
13 27 (1.07%) Network Security
14 26 (1.03%) VoIP
15 23 (0.91%) 3GPP
15 23 (0.91%) VPN
16 22 (0.87%) DHCP
16 22 (0.87%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 320 (12.65%) SQL Server
2 146 (5.77%) MySQL
3 131 (5.18%) Relational Database
4 75 (2.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 64 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
6 58 (2.29%) RDBMS
7 52 (2.06%) Data Mining
7 52 (2.06%) Oracle Database
8 47 (1.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 44 (1.74%) NoSQL
10 39 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
11 32 (1.27%) MongoDB
12 31 (1.23%) Apache Cassandra
13 27 (1.07%) Hadoop
14 25 (0.99%) Big Data
15 24 (0.95%) Oracle Reports
16 22 (0.87%) OLAP
17 21 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
18 18 (0.71%) BigTable
19 17 (0.67%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 121 (4.78%) Visual Studio
2 112 (4.43%) Subversion
3 82 (3.24%) Maven
4 79 (3.12%) Git (software)
5 67 (2.65%) Team Foundation Server
6 50 (1.98%) Selenium
7 47 (1.86%) Ant
8 43 (1.70%) Jenkins
9 27 (1.07%) NUnit
10 25 (0.99%) JIRA
10 25 (0.99%) TeamCity
11 23 (0.91%) JUnit
12 17 (0.67%) Eclipse
13 16 (0.63%) Rational DOORS
14 15 (0.59%) QuickTest Pro
15 13 (0.51%) Oracle Forms
15 13 (0.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 11 (0.43%) Gradle
16 11 (0.43%) Rhino Mocks
17 9 (0.36%) PVCS
General
1 394 (15.58%) Finance
2 181 (7.16%) Marketing
3 164 (6.48%) Telecoms
4 122 (4.82%) Retail
5 114 (4.51%) Manufacturing
6 110 (4.35%) Electronics
7 88 (3.48%) Banking
8 44 (1.74%) Automotive
9 42 (1.66%) Publishing
10 40 (1.58%) Games
11 34 (1.34%) Military
12 28 (1.11%) Legal
13 23 (0.91%) Multimedia
14 21 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
15 20 (0.79%) Advertising
16 18 (0.71%) Aerospace
17 16 (0.63%) Billing
18 13 (0.51%) Financial Institution
19 12 (0.47%) Law
20 11 (0.43%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 783 (30.96%) Developer
2 384 (15.18%) Software Engineer
3 339 (13.40%) Analyst
4 232 (9.17%) Graduate
5 168 (6.64%) Software Developer
6 166 (6.56%) Java Developer
7 156 (6.17%) Junior
8 118 (4.67%) Business Analyst
9 112 (4.43%) Consultant
10 102 (4.03%) Graduate Developer
11 91 (3.60%) Support Engineer
12 88 (3.48%) Test Engineer
13 81 (3.20%) Senior Developer
14 80 (3.16%) .NET Developer
15 76 (3.01%) C# Developer
15 76 (3.01%) Project Manager
16 71 (2.81%) Junior Developer
17 68 (2.69%) Web Developer
18 65 (2.57%) Support Analyst
19 62 (2.45%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 522 (20.64%) .NET
2 360 (14.23%) HTML
3 264 (10.44%) CSS
4 245 (9.69%) XML
5 241 (9.53%) ASP.NET
6 176 (6.96%) jQuery
7 164 (6.48%) Web Services
8 106 (4.19%) HTML5
9 100 (3.95%) WCF
10 76 (3.01%) Ajax
11 74 (2.93%) .NET Framework
12 73 (2.89%) Spring
13 69 (2.73%) J2EE
14 64 (2.53%) Hibernate
15 58 (2.29%) SOAP
16 57 (2.25%) XSLT
17 44 (1.74%) ASP.NET MVC
18 43 (1.70%) LAMP
19 42 (1.66%) REST
20 41 (1.62%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 980 (38.75%) Computer Science
2 380 (15.03%) Analytical Skills
3 332 (13.13%) Mathematics
4 127 (5.02%) Algorithms
5 123 (4.86%) Management Information System
6 110 (4.35%) Physics
7 107 (4.23%) User Experience
8 63 (2.49%) Open Source
9 59 (2.33%) Mobile App
10 57 (2.25%) Cryptography
11 54 (2.14%) Embedded Systems
12 42 (1.66%) Statistics
13 36 (1.42%) Social Media
14 31 (1.23%) Visualisation
14 31 (1.23%) N-Tier
15 29 (1.15%) Client/Server
15 29 (1.15%) PKI
16 26 (1.03%) Informatics
16 26 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
17 25 (0.99%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 404 (15.97%) Windows
2 357 (14.12%) Linux
3 227 (8.98%) UNIX
4 111 (4.39%) Android
5 89 (3.52%) Apple iOS
6 55 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
7 39 (1.54%) Windows 7
7 39 (1.54%) Solaris
8 27 (1.07%) AIX
9 26 (1.03%) HPUX
10 21 (0.83%) Windows XP
10 21 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 20 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
11 20 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
12 10 (0.40%) Embedded Linux
13 8 (0.32%) Windows Vista
13 8 (0.32%) Debian
14 6 (0.24%) SUSE
14 6 (0.24%) VMS
14 6 (0.24%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 646 (25.54%) Software Engineering
2 496 (19.61%) Agile Software Development
3 300 (11.86%) OO
4 268 (10.60%) Project Management
5 160 (6.33%) Scrum
6 146 (5.77%) MVC
7 145 (5.73%) Mentoring
8 143 (5.65%) ITIL
9 134 (5.30%) TDD
10 127 (5.02%) Multithreading
11 113 (4.47%) Web Development
12 112 (4.43%) E-Commerce
13 101 (3.99%) PRINCE2
14 91 (3.60%) OOP
15 86 (3.40%) Line Management
16 80 (3.16%) Information Security
17 79 (3.12%) Time Management
17 79 (3.12%) Analytics
18 78 (3.08%) Business Intelligence
19 77 (3.04%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 626 (24.75%) C#
2 590 (23.33%) Java
3 585 (23.13%) SQL
4 455 (17.99%) C++
5 361 (14.27%) JavaScript
6 360 (14.23%) C
7 324 (12.81%) Python
8 158 (6.25%) PHP
9 94 (3.72%) VB.NET
10 84 (3.32%) Perl
11 59 (2.33%) PL/SQL
12 54 (2.14%) VB
13 47 (1.86%) T-SQL
14 45 (1.78%) Shell Script
15 41 (1.62%) MATLAB
16 40 (1.58%) Embedded C
17 39 (1.54%) Objective-C
18 38 (1.50%) Ruby
19 37 (1.46%) VBA
20 35 (1.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 94 (3.72%) Security Cleared
2 89 (3.52%) ISEB
3 70 (2.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 60 (2.37%) Cisco Certification
5 55 (2.17%) PhD
6 50 (1.98%) CCNA
7 46 (1.82%) SC Cleared
8 36 (1.42%) ISTQB
9 30 (1.19%) PMI Certification
10 25 (0.99%) Postgraduate
11 24 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
12 21 (0.83%) PMP
12 21 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 21 (0.83%) MCITP
13 19 (0.75%) CCNP
14 17 (0.67%) CISSP
15 16 (0.63%) HND
16 15 (0.59%) HNC
17 13 (0.51%) Sun Certification
17 13 (0.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 140 (5.54%) QA
2 37 (1.46%) ISO 9000
3 34 (1.34%) ISO 9001
4 33 (1.30%) SLA
5 10 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 8 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (0.32%) PCI DSS
6 8 (0.32%) IEC 61508
7 7 (0.28%) JSP 440
8 6 (0.24%) JTAG
8 6 (0.24%) DO-178B
9 5 (0.20%) Data Quality
10 4 (0.16%) WCAG
11 2 (0.079%) CDISC
11 2 (0.079%) ISO 8583
12 1 (0.040%) WAI
12 1 (0.040%) TickIT
12 1 (0.040%) GxP
System Software
1 98 (3.88%) Active Directory
2 56 (2.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (1.78%) Firmware
4 25 (0.99%) VMware ESX
5 13 (0.51%) Terminal Services
6 12 (0.47%) XenApp
7 10 (0.40%) Hyper-V
8 8 (0.32%) Oracle RAC
8 8 (0.32%) XenServer
8 8 (0.32%) vSphere
8 8 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (0.28%) VMFS
9 7 (0.28%) Oracle RMAN
10 6 (0.24%) VMware Workstation
10 6 (0.24%) Xen
11 5 (0.20%) vCloud
12 3 (0.12%) KVM
12 3 (0.12%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.040%) Forefront TMG
13 1 (0.040%) Snort
Systems Management
1 13 (0.51%) Puppet
2 12 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (0.28%) Tivoli
4 6 (0.24%) Data Guard
4 6 (0.24%) SolarWinds Orion
5 5 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (0.20%) Nagios
6 3 (0.12%) Munin
6 3 (0.12%) Ansible
7 2 (0.079%) SCCM
7 2 (0.079%) HP SIM
7 2 (0.079%) WebInspect
7 2 (0.079%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.040%) OpenView
8 1 (0.040%) CiscoWorks
8 1 (0.040%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.040%) WSUS
8 1 (0.040%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.040%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.040%) SCOM
Vendors
1 447 (17.67%) Microsoft
2 321 (12.69%) Oracle
3 96 (3.80%) Cisco
4 79 (3.12%) VMware
5 58 (2.29%) SAP
6 50 (1.98%) HP
7 39 (1.54%) Google
8 36 (1.42%) Adobe
9 33 (1.30%) IBM
9 33 (1.30%) Sun
9 33 (1.30%) Citrix
10 30 (1.19%) NetApp
11 26 (1.03%) EMC
12 23 (0.91%) Cognos
13 21 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
14 19 (0.75%) Business Objects
15 18 (0.71%) Sybase
16 17 (0.67%) Dell
16 17 (0.67%) SolidWorks
17 16 (0.63%) Zend
Norwich, Norfolk
Newton Blue
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £45000 to £55000 per annum - Competitive Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £55000 to £65000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £40,000 to £45,000
Posted: 23 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Proteus Europe
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Competitive + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + package
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
networx
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £25k+
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
networx
Posted: Yesterday
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Hyphen
Salary: Pension, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Colchester, Essex
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + generous benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
@ITS
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Vadis People
Salary: circ £40,000 - £50,000
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Thales
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Thales
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Thales
Posted: Yesterday