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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Degree
England / East of England
Rank 8 12 12
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Permanent jobs citing Degree 1006 1108 1192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.44% 15.01% 15.72%
As % of the Qualifications category 57.29% 49.89% 52.70%
Number of salaries quoted 771 843 930
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,413 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
1756 2221 2262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 28.70% 30.09% 29.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1333 1678 1797
Median salary £43,000 £43,500 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.14% -0.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £66,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing Degree as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +1 466 £45,000 +12.50% 156
Hertfordshire -6 274 £41,250 -2.94% 38
Essex +9 186 £47,500 +5.55% 20
Bedfordshire -2 44 £33,750 -20.58% 10
Suffolk +1 38 £37,500 +66.66% 4
Norfolk -6 13 £32,000 -14.66% 3
Degree
England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Degree.

1 837 (41.52%) Computer Science
2 520 (25.79%) Agile Software Development
3 514 (25.50%) Java
4 485 (24.06%) Software Engineering
5 475 (23.56%) SQL
6 442 (21.92%) Mathematics
7 430 (21.33%) JavaScript
8 427 (21.18%) C#
9 394 (19.54%) .NET
10 370 (18.35%) C++
11 366 (18.15%) Linux
12 344 (17.06%) HTML
13 338 (16.77%) Python
14 316 (15.67%) CSS
15 306 (15.18%) Windows
16 257 (12.75%) ASP.NET
17 249 (12.35%) Microsoft
18 248 (12.30%) Finance
19 223 (11.06%) C
20 218 (10.81%) OO
21 217 (10.76%) Oracle
22 209 (10.37%) SQL Server
23 207 (10.27%) MVC
24 206 (10.22%) Analytical Skills
25 193 (9.57%) Physics
26 192 (9.52%) ITIL
27 174 (8.63%) Telecoms
28 169 (8.38%) Project Management
29 161 (7.99%) MS Excel
30 159 (7.89%) jQuery

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 76 (3.77%) JBoss
2 62 (3.08%) SharePoint
3 58 (2.88%) WebSphere
4 55 (2.73%) WebLogic
5 47 (2.33%) SAS
6 42 (2.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 40 (1.98%) MS Exchange
8 32 (1.59%) Oracle Service Bus
9 29 (1.44%) GlassFish
9 29 (1.44%) Tomcat
10 23 (1.14%) Apache
11 22 (1.09%) Elasticsearch
12 20 (0.99%) Confluence
12 20 (0.99%) IIS
12 20 (0.99%) Moodle
13 18 (0.89%) OpenStack
14 14 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2010
14 14 (0.69%) Skype for Business
15 11 (0.55%) Apache Spark
15 11 (0.55%) WordPress
Applications
1 161 (7.99%) MS Excel
2 63 (3.13%) MS Office
3 35 (1.74%) Photoshop
4 31 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
5 18 (0.89%) Adobe Illustrator
6 17 (0.84%) MS Project
7 15 (0.74%) SPSS
8 11 (0.55%) MS Visio
9 10 (0.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 9 (0.45%) Adobe After Effects
10 9 (0.45%) Final Cut Pro
10 9 (0.45%) InVision
10 9 (0.45%) Simulink
11 8 (0.40%) Camtasia
11 8 (0.40%) Snagit
12 7 (0.35%) InDesign
13 6 (0.30%) OrCAD
14 2 (0.099%) Adobe Captivate
14 2 (0.099%) SOLIDWORKS
14 2 (0.099%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 7 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
2 6 (0.30%) SAP BPC
3 4 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.20%) SAP SD
4 3 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.099%) Magento
5 2 (0.099%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.099%) Oracle Assets
5 2 (0.099%) Oracle Cash Management
5 2 (0.099%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.099%) Oracle Retail
5 2 (0.099%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.050%) JDE OneWorld
6 1 (0.050%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.050%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.050%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.050%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.050%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 146 (7.24%) Amazon AWS
2 60 (2.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 49 (2.43%) Office 365
4 33 (1.64%) SaaS
5 31 (1.54%) PaaS
6 19 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
7 18 (0.89%) Amazon EC2
8 15 (0.74%) GitHub
8 15 (0.74%) Google Cloud Platform
9 12 (0.60%) IaaS
10 6 (0.30%) AWS Lambda
10 6 (0.30%) iTunes
11 2 (0.099%) Adobe Analytics
11 2 (0.099%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 2 (0.099%) AdWords
11 2 (0.099%) Amazon SQS
11 2 (0.099%) Google Play
12 1 (0.050%) Amazon Kinesis
12 1 (0.050%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.050%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 123 (6.10%) Wireless
2 86 (4.27%) Firewall
3 57 (2.83%) Bluetooth
4 55 (2.73%) Internet
5 53 (2.63%) HTTP
6 47 (2.33%) Wi-Fi
7 37 (1.84%) DNS
8 33 (1.64%) TCP/IP
9 31 (1.54%) LAN
10 29 (1.44%) VPN
10 29 (1.44%) WAN
11 27 (1.34%) DHCP
12 25 (1.24%) LDAP
12 25 (1.24%) Network Security
13 23 (1.14%) MPLS
14 18 (0.89%) 802.11
14 18 (0.89%) SAN
15 17 (0.84%) LTE
16 16 (0.79%) Ethernet
16 16 (0.79%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 209 (10.37%) SQL Server
2 134 (6.65%) Relational Database
3 105 (5.21%) MySQL
4 94 (4.66%) NoSQL
5 72 (3.57%) Big Data
6 57 (2.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 56 (2.78%) Oracle Database
8 54 (2.68%) RDBMS
9 43 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 36 (1.79%) MongoDB
11 35 (1.74%) Hadoop
12 32 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
13 29 (1.44%) BusinessObjects
14 25 (1.24%) QlikView
15 24 (1.19%) GIS
16 23 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
17 21 (1.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 20 (0.99%) Oracle Database 12c
19 17 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
19 17 (0.84%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 147 (7.29%) Git (software)
2 80 (3.97%) Subversion
3 79 (3.92%) Selenium
4 71 (3.52%) Visual Studio
5 57 (2.83%) Maven
6 51 (2.53%) Gradle
6 51 (2.53%) JIRA
7 49 (2.43%) Jenkins
8 48 (2.38%) NUnit
9 42 (2.08%) TeamCity
10 40 (1.98%) Team Foundation Server
11 39 (1.93%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 36 (1.79%) Ant
13 34 (1.69%) Jasmine
14 33 (1.64%) MSTest
15 31 (1.54%) LabVIEW
16 23 (1.14%) Octopus Deploy
17 21 (1.04%) gulp
18 20 (0.99%) Grunt
18 20 (0.99%) Moq
General
1 248 (12.30%) Finance
2 174 (8.63%) Telecoms
3 116 (5.75%) Electronics
4 90 (4.46%) Retail
5 60 (2.98%) Advertising
6 52 (2.58%) Banking
6 52 (2.58%) Marketing
7 50 (2.48%) Automotive
8 42 (2.08%) Pharmaceutical
9 36 (1.79%) Aerospace
10 35 (1.74%) Games
11 33 (1.64%) Manufacturing
12 32 (1.59%) French Language
13 29 (1.44%) Legal
14 23 (1.14%) Billing
15 17 (0.84%) Publishing
16 16 (0.79%) Italian Language
17 13 (0.64%) Japanese Language
18 12 (0.60%) German Language
19 11 (0.55%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 749 (37.15%) Developer
2 256 (12.70%) Software Engineer
3 233 (11.56%) Graduate
3 233 (11.56%) Java Developer
4 200 (9.92%) Analyst
5 177 (8.78%) Software Developer
6 148 (7.34%) Senior Developer
7 145 (7.19%) C# Developer
8 126 (6.25%) .NET Developer
9 109 (5.41%) C# .NET Developer
10 106 (5.26%) Graduate Developer
11 95 (4.71%) Embedded Engineer
12 91 (4.51%) Java Engineer
13 86 (4.27%) C++ Software Engineer
14 84 (4.17%) Java Software Engineer
15 79 (3.92%) Junior
16 77 (3.82%) Consultant
16 77 (3.82%) Programmer
17 76 (3.77%) Test Engineer
18 70 (3.47%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 394 (19.54%) .NET
2 344 (17.06%) HTML
3 316 (15.67%) CSS
4 257 (12.75%) ASP.NET
5 159 (7.89%) jQuery
6 146 (7.24%) HTML5
7 129 (6.40%) AngularJS
8 126 (6.25%) Web Services
9 124 (6.15%) ASP.NET MVC
10 117 (5.80%) CSS3
11 109 (5.41%) Node.js
12 87 (4.32%) Spring
13 84 (4.17%) XML
14 81 (4.02%) ASP.NET Web API
15 79 (3.92%) J2EE
16 73 (3.62%) Ajax
17 69 (3.42%) Hibernate
18 49 (2.43%) REST
19 47 (2.33%) .NET Framework
19 47 (2.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 837 (41.52%) Computer Science
2 206 (10.22%) Analytical Skills
3 91 (4.51%) User Experience
4 90 (4.46%) Algorithms
5 86 (4.27%) Mobile App
6 79 (3.92%) Management Information System
7 53 (2.63%) Data Centre
8 42 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
9 35 (1.74%) Internet of Things
10 34 (1.69%) Virtual Team
11 29 (1.44%) Embedded Systems
12 25 (1.24%) Life Science
13 20 (0.99%) Grid Computing
13 20 (0.99%) Linux Command Line
13 20 (0.99%) Smartphone
14 16 (0.79%) Augmented Reality
14 16 (0.79%) Blackberry
14 16 (0.79%) Device Driver
15 15 (0.74%) CMDB
15 15 (0.74%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 366 (18.15%) Linux
2 306 (15.18%) Windows
3 117 (5.80%) Unix
4 76 (3.77%) Windows Server
5 69 (3.42%) Android
6 43 (2.13%) Apple iOS
7 29 (1.44%) Windows Server 2003
7 29 (1.44%) Windows Server 2012
8 23 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
9 16 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (0.55%) Embedded Linux
10 11 (0.55%) Windows Embedded Compact
11 10 (0.50%) Windows 8
11 10 (0.50%) Windows Phone
12 8 (0.40%) CentOS
12 8 (0.40%) Windows 10
13 5 (0.25%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.15%) Fedora
14 3 (0.15%) Ubuntu
14 3 (0.15%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 520 (25.79%) Agile Software Development
2 485 (24.06%) Software Engineering
3 442 (21.92%) Mathematics
4 218 (10.81%) OO
5 207 (10.27%) MVC
6 193 (9.57%) Physics
7 192 (9.52%) ITIL
8 169 (8.38%) Project Management
9 157 (7.79%) SDLC
10 156 (7.74%) Web Development
11 155 (7.69%) Scrum
12 108 (5.36%) Analytics
13 101 (5.01%) Continuous Integration
14 91 (4.51%) Business Intelligence
14 91 (4.51%) OOD
15 88 (4.37%) Automated Testing
15 88 (4.37%) E-Commerce
15 88 (4.37%) Mentoring
15 88 (4.37%) OOP
16 83 (4.12%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 514 (25.50%) Java
2 475 (23.56%) SQL
3 430 (21.33%) JavaScript
4 427 (21.18%) C#
5 370 (18.35%) C++
6 338 (16.77%) Python
7 223 (11.06%) C
8 127 (6.30%) Perl
9 92 (4.56%) PHP
10 76 (3.77%) PL/SQL
11 57 (2.83%) T-SQL
12 54 (2.68%) PowerShell
13 44 (2.18%) MATLAB
14 42 (2.08%) Assembly Language
15 40 (1.98%) Ruby
16 36 (1.79%) Shell Script
17 31 (1.54%) Bash Shell
18 30 (1.49%) VB.NET
19 29 (1.44%) VBA
20 28 (1.39%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 124 (6.15%) PhD
2 51 (2.53%) ISEB
3 31 (1.54%) ISTQB
3 31 (1.54%) Security Cleared
4 29 (1.44%) Microsoft Certification
5 26 (1.29%) PMP
6 25 (1.24%) ITIL Certification
7 23 (1.14%) PMI Certification
8 19 (0.94%) Cisco Certification
9 17 (0.84%) IIBA
10 16 (0.79%) CBAP
10 16 (0.79%) Postgraduate
11 14 (0.69%) MCSE
12 12 (0.60%) MCITP
13 10 (0.50%) CCNP
14 9 (0.45%) CCNA
14 9 (0.45%) OCP
14 9 (0.45%) Oracle Certification
14 9 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 9 (0.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (4.37%) QA
2 16 (0.79%) PMO
3 11 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (0.45%) SLA
5 5 (0.25%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.20%) MISRA
6 4 (0.20%) WAI
7 3 (0.15%) GxP
7 3 (0.15%) HIPAA
7 3 (0.15%) WCAG
8 2 (0.099%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.099%) IEC 61508
8 2 (0.099%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.050%) Def Stans
9 1 (0.050%) ISAE 3402
9 1 (0.050%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.050%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.050%) MISRA C
9 1 (0.050%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.050%) SDET
System Software
1 60 (2.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 42 (2.08%) Firmware
3 38 (1.88%) Active Directory
4 15 (0.74%) Virtual Machines
5 14 (0.69%) Docker
6 13 (0.64%) VMware ESX
7 10 (0.50%) KVM
7 10 (0.50%) Terminal Services
8 9 (0.45%) Virtual Servers
9 8 (0.40%) Oracle RAC
10 7 (0.35%) Virtual Desktop
10 7 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
11 6 (0.30%) Hyper-V
12 5 (0.25%) Xen
12 5 (0.25%) XenServer
13 4 (0.20%) LXC
13 4 (0.20%) vSphere
14 3 (0.15%) VirtualBox
15 2 (0.099%) iptables
15 2 (0.099%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 40 (1.98%) Puppet
2 23 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (0.84%) SCCM
4 12 (0.60%) SCVMM
5 11 (0.55%) Ansible
6 10 (0.50%) Grafana
6 10 (0.50%) Graphite
7 8 (0.40%) Nagios
8 7 (0.35%) Packer
8 7 (0.35%) SolarWinds Orion
9 6 (0.30%) Microsoft Intune
9 6 (0.30%) Salt
10 5 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
10 5 (0.25%) HP SiteScope
10 5 (0.25%) SCOM
11 4 (0.20%) BMC PATROL
11 4 (0.20%) Cisco CUCM
11 4 (0.20%) OpenView
11 4 (0.20%) Tivoli
11 4 (0.20%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 249 (12.35%) Microsoft
2 217 (10.76%) Oracle
3 74 (3.67%) VMware
4 48 (2.38%) Cisco
5 43 (2.13%) IBM
6 42 (2.08%) Sitecore
7 41 (2.03%) SAP
8 39 (1.93%) Xamarin
9 38 (1.88%) CheckPoint
10 34 (1.69%) HP
10 34 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
11 28 (1.39%) Citrix
12 26 (1.29%) Juniper
13 22 (1.09%) Adobe
13 22 (1.09%) Tableau
14 20 (0.99%) Google
15 19 (0.94%) EMC
15 19 (0.94%) Red Hat
16 18 (0.89%) Apple
17 17 (0.84%) BMC
Chelmsford, Essex
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens, flexi time, pension
Posted: 13 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000.00 per annum + be - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 9 hours ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £65,000 package (great bens)
Posted: 2 hours ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £22000.00 per annum + Gym, Healthcare, Office Dog
Posted: 13 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits Package
Posted: 1 hour ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £37500 per annum, Benefits Full Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum, Bonus, BUPA, and much more!
Posted: 3 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 3 hours ago
Essex
X4 Group
Salary: £50k - 60k per year + generous benefits package
Posted: 7 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Negotiable
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50,000 DoE + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent salary + cracking benefits!
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £35-40,000 + Bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Norton Blake
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Package available.
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent salary + cracking benefits!
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum, Shares, Bonus, + More!
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £19,000 to £21,500 per annum + benefits inc pension & share optio
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Bromium UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £28000 - £32000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 + Company Car
Posted: 3 days ago