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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 13 12 8
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Permanent jobs citing Degree 1002 1150 1276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 14.26% 15.70% 18.83%
As % of the Qualifications category 48.48% 52.61% 59.10%
Number of salaries quoted 790 870 1043
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
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
2067 2186 2159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 29.42% 29.84% 31.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1593 1743 1674
Average salary £45,000 £43,900 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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 -1 453 £40,000 -2.43% 123
Hertfordshire +2 235 £42,500 -5.55% 47
Essex -1 183 £40,000 -11.11% 28
Bedfordshire +3 68 £40,000 +6.66% 11
Suffolk -4 54 £23,750 -20.16% 2
Norfolk -9 11 £37,500 +20.96%
Degree
England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 967 (44.89%) Computer Science
2 613 (28.46%) Agile Software Development
3 549 (25.49%) Java
4 515 (23.91%) SQL
5 504 (23.40%) Software Engineering
6 433 (20.10%) .NET
7 405 (18.80%) HTML
8 403 (18.71%) C#
9 399 (18.52%) JavaScript
10 371 (17.22%) Windows
11 360 (16.71%) Finance
12 341 (15.83%) Linux
13 325 (15.09%) Mathematics
14 323 (15.00%) CSS
15 322 (14.95%) C++
16 293 (13.60%) Analytical Skills
17 287 (13.32%) SQL Server
18 284 (13.18%) Microsoft
19 247 (11.47%) Scrum
20 230 (10.68%) Oracle
21 220 (10.21%) Project Management
22 212 (9.84%) Python
23 209 (9.70%) ASP.NET
24 206 (9.56%) MVC
24 206 (9.56%) jQuery
25 198 (9.19%) OO
26 196 (9.10%) Web Services
27 185 (8.59%) C
28 180 (8.36%) MS Excel
29 154 (7.15%) XML

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 65 (3.02%) JBoss
2 52 (2.41%) IIS
3 50 (2.32%) SharePoint
4 45 (2.09%) WebSphere
5 42 (1.95%) Node.js
6 37 (1.72%) Tomcat
7 32 (1.49%) WebLogic
8 30 (1.39%) MS Exchange
9 23 (1.07%) Apache
10 19 (0.88%) CMS
11 14 (0.65%) Skype for Business
12 10 (0.46%) Oracle Application Server
13 9 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2010
13 9 (0.42%) GlassFish
14 8 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
14 8 (0.37%) WebSphere Application Server
15 6 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2007
15 6 (0.28%) SAS
16 5 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2013
16 5 (0.23%) WordPress
Applications
1 180 (8.36%) MS Excel
2 75 (3.48%) MS Office
3 27 (1.25%) Photoshop
4 24 (1.11%) Adobe Illustrator
5 23 (1.07%) MS PowerPoint
6 15 (0.70%) MS Visio
7 8 (0.37%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 7 (0.32%) MS Project
9 6 (0.28%) Adobe After Effects
9 6 (0.28%) Final Cut Pro
10 5 (0.23%) RoboHelp
11 4 (0.19%) Simulink
11 4 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
12 3 (0.14%) 3ds Max
12 3 (0.14%) Blender
12 3 (0.14%) Maya
12 3 (0.14%) SOLIDWORKS
12 3 (0.14%) SPSS
13 1 (0.046%) Fireworks
13 1 (0.046%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 11 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
2 9 (0.42%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.23%) PeopleSoft HCM
4 5 (0.23%) SAP MM
5 4 (0.19%) JDE OneWorld
5 4 (0.19%) Oracle Financials
5 4 (0.19%) PeopleSoft HRMS
5 4 (0.19%) SAP SRM
6 3 (0.14%) assyst
6 3 (0.14%) Magento
6 3 (0.14%) Oracle CRM
6 3 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.093%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 2 (0.093%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.093%) Oracle Cash Management
7 2 (0.093%) Oracle General Ledger
7 2 (0.093%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (0.093%) Oracle Retail
7 2 (0.093%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 53 (2.46%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (1.62%) Cloud Computing
2 35 (1.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (1.25%) SaaS
4 24 (1.11%) Office 365
5 8 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (0.32%) Amazon SQS
7 5 (0.23%) GitHub
7 5 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (0.19%) Google App Engine
9 3 (0.14%) Amazon Kinesis
9 3 (0.14%) Oracle CX
9 3 (0.14%) Yammer
10 2 (0.093%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.093%) PaaS
11 1 (0.046%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.046%) Basecamp
11 1 (0.046%) Google Apps
11 1 (0.046%) IaaS
11 1 (0.046%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 69 (3.20%) Firewall
2 49 (2.27%) TCP/IP
3 48 (2.23%) Internet
4 45 (2.09%) DNS
5 43 (2.00%) HTTP
6 26 (1.21%) Wireless
7 22 (1.02%) Network Security
8 21 (0.97%) WAN
9 19 (0.88%) Bluetooth
9 19 (0.88%) LAN
10 18 (0.84%) SAN
11 17 (0.79%) LDAP
11 17 (0.79%) VPN
12 15 (0.70%) DHCP
13 14 (0.65%) VoIP
14 12 (0.56%) Intranet
14 12 (0.56%) Wi-Fi
15 10 (0.46%) BGP
15 10 (0.46%) MPLS
15 10 (0.46%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 287 (13.32%) SQL Server
2 130 (6.04%) Relational Database
3 87 (4.04%) NoSQL
4 85 (3.95%) MySQL
5 75 (3.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 66 (3.06%) RDBMS
7 59 (2.74%) Big Data
8 54 (2.51%) Oracle Database
9 53 (2.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 52 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
11 50 (2.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 32 (1.49%) QlikView
13 27 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
14 25 (1.16%) MongoDB
14 25 (1.16%) Oracle Database 11g
15 21 (0.97%) Apache Cassandra
15 21 (0.97%) GIS
16 19 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
17 16 (0.74%) Data Mining
17 16 (0.74%) Redis
Development Applications
1 94 (4.36%) Git (software)
2 77 (3.57%) Selenium
3 65 (3.02%) Subversion
4 60 (2.79%) Visual Studio
5 55 (2.55%) Team Foundation Server
6 45 (2.09%) Eclipse
7 44 (2.04%) NUnit
8 43 (2.00%) JIRA
9 38 (1.76%) Jenkins
10 37 (1.72%) Maven
11 28 (1.30%) JUnit
12 27 (1.25%) TeamCity
13 24 (1.11%) Sonatype Nexus
14 22 (1.02%) HP UFT
15 20 (0.93%) JMeter
16 19 (0.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
17 17 (0.79%) Cucumber
17 17 (0.79%) LabVIEW
18 16 (0.74%) Appium
19 15 (0.70%) LoadRunner
General
1 360 (16.71%) Finance
2 137 (6.36%) Banking
3 102 (4.74%) Telecoms
4 98 (4.55%) Marketing
5 73 (3.39%) Retail
6 71 (3.30%) Electronics
7 59 (2.74%) Manufacturing
8 53 (2.46%) Automotive
9 33 (1.53%) Pharmaceutical
10 31 (1.44%) Legal
11 24 (1.11%) Publishing
12 19 (0.88%) Arabic Language
12 19 (0.88%) Russian Language
13 17 (0.79%) Financial Institution
13 17 (0.79%) Games
14 14 (0.65%) German Language
15 10 (0.46%) Advertising
15 10 (0.46%) French Language
16 9 (0.42%) Law
17 8 (0.37%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 722 (33.52%) Developer
2 280 (13.00%) Analyst
3 249 (11.56%) Software Engineer
4 235 (10.91%) Java Developer
5 229 (10.63%) Graduate
6 151 (7.01%) C# Developer
7 142 (6.59%) .NET Developer
8 123 (5.71%) Junior
9 113 (5.25%) C# .NET Developer
10 112 (5.20%) Project Manager
10 112 (5.20%) Software Developer
11 111 (5.15%) Programmer
12 107 (4.97%) Architect
13 104 (4.83%) Graduate Developer
14 102 (4.74%) Senior Developer
15 92 (4.27%) Java Engineer
16 87 (4.04%) Test Engineer
17 80 (3.71%) Developer/Software Engineer
18 69 (3.20%) Support Analyst
19 64 (2.97%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 433 (20.10%) .NET
2 405 (18.80%) HTML
3 323 (15.00%) CSS
4 209 (9.70%) ASP.NET
5 206 (9.56%) jQuery
6 196 (9.10%) Web Services
7 154 (7.15%) XML
8 142 (6.59%) J2EE
9 111 (5.15%) Ajax
10 94 (4.36%) Spring
11 93 (4.32%) HTML5
12 87 (4.04%) REST
13 86 (3.99%) SOAP
14 80 (3.71%) AngularJS
15 78 (3.62%) ASP.NET MVC
16 69 (3.20%) CSS3
17 66 (3.06%) Hibernate
18 60 (2.79%) RESTful
19 53 (2.46%) WCF
20 49 (2.27%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 967 (44.89%) Computer Science
2 325 (15.09%) Mathematics
3 293 (13.60%) Analytical Skills
4 119 (5.52%) User Experience
5 117 (5.43%) Physics
6 107 (4.97%) Management Information System
7 77 (3.57%) Algorithms
8 72 (3.34%) Mobile App
9 61 (2.83%) Enterprise Software
10 57 (2.65%) Life Science
11 41 (1.90%) Data Centre
12 38 (1.76%) Embedded Systems
12 38 (1.76%) Social Media
13 32 (1.49%) Visualisation
14 30 (1.39%) Data Structures
15 28 (1.30%) Biology
16 27 (1.25%) Client/Server
17 23 (1.07%) PKI
17 23 (1.07%) Statistics
18 21 (0.97%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 371 (17.22%) Windows
2 341 (15.83%) Linux
3 147 (6.82%) Unix
4 105 (4.87%) Android
5 91 (4.22%) Windows Server
6 76 (3.53%) Apple iOS
7 24 (1.11%) Embedded Linux
8 21 (0.97%) Windows 7
9 17 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
10 16 (0.74%) Solaris
11 14 (0.65%) HPUX
12 12 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
13 11 (0.51%) AIX
13 11 (0.51%) Windows XP
14 10 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
15 8 (0.37%) Windows CE
16 6 (0.28%) Mac OS X
16 6 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 6 (0.28%) Ubuntu
16 6 (0.28%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 613 (28.46%) Agile Software Development
2 504 (23.40%) Software Engineering
3 247 (11.47%) Scrum
4 220 (10.21%) Project Management
5 206 (9.56%) MVC
6 198 (9.19%) OO
7 145 (6.73%) ITIL
8 136 (6.31%) Business Intelligence
9 128 (5.94%) SDLC
10 124 (5.76%) Analytics
11 121 (5.62%) TDD
11 121 (5.62%) Web Development
12 107 (4.97%) OOP
13 100 (4.64%) E-Commerce
14 98 (4.55%) Mentoring
15 97 (4.50%) Open Source
16 85 (3.95%) Continuous Integration
17 83 (3.85%) Unit Testing
18 79 (3.67%) CRM
19 77 (3.57%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 549 (25.49%) Java
2 515 (23.91%) SQL
3 403 (18.71%) C#
4 399 (18.52%) JavaScript
5 322 (14.95%) C++
6 212 (9.84%) Python
7 185 (8.59%) C
8 114 (5.29%) Perl
9 85 (3.95%) PHP
10 72 (3.34%) Shell Script
11 67 (3.11%) PL/SQL
12 64 (2.97%) VB.NET
13 52 (2.41%) T-SQL
14 36 (1.67%) Objective-C
15 34 (1.58%) Embedded C
16 33 (1.53%) Embedded C++
17 31 (1.44%) VB
18 27 (1.25%) Ruby
19 21 (0.97%) Bash Shell
20 20 (0.93%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 55 (2.55%) Microsoft Certification
1 55 (2.55%) PhD
2 45 (2.09%) Cisco Certification
2 45 (2.09%) ISEB
3 29 (1.35%) HND
4 28 (1.30%) CCNP
4 28 (1.30%) ISTQB
4 28 (1.30%) Security Cleared
5 26 (1.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 21 (0.97%) MCSE
7 19 (0.88%) SC Cleared
8 18 (0.84%) MCP
9 16 (0.74%) CCNA
9 16 (0.74%) CISSP
10 15 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
10 15 (0.70%) PMI Certification
11 14 (0.65%) Sun Certification
12 13 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 12 (0.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 11 (0.51%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 153 (7.10%) QA
2 24 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 20 (0.93%) SLA
4 17 (0.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 13 (0.60%) COBIT
6 9 (0.42%) HIPAA
7 6 (0.28%) ISO 9001
7 6 (0.28%) ISO27002
7 6 (0.28%) PCI DSS
8 5 (0.23%) Data Quality
8 5 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 7816
8 5 (0.23%) SEPA
9 4 (0.19%) GMP
9 4 (0.19%) WAI
10 2 (0.093%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 2 (0.093%) ISO 8583
10 2 (0.093%) NEBOSH
10 2 (0.093%) PMBOK
10 2 (0.093%) SDET
11 1 (0.046%) MISRA
System Software
1 86 (3.99%) Active Directory
2 42 (1.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (0.65%) Docker
4 12 (0.56%) Firmware
5 11 (0.51%) Hyper-V
6 10 (0.46%) Oracle RAC
6 10 (0.46%) vSphere
7 8 (0.37%) iptables
7 8 (0.37%) Xen
8 7 (0.32%) VMware ESX
9 6 (0.28%) Terminal Services
10 5 (0.23%) XenApp
11 4 (0.19%) VirtualBox
11 4 (0.19%) XenServer
12 3 (0.14%) ISA Server
13 2 (0.093%) Forefront TMG
13 2 (0.093%) NFS
14 1 (0.046%) GPFS
14 1 (0.046%) vCloud
14 1 (0.046%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (0.65%) Data Guard
2 10 (0.46%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 10 (0.46%) Oracle RMAN
2 10 (0.46%) Puppet
2 10 (0.46%) SCCM
3 6 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.23%) HP SiteScope
5 4 (0.19%) Ansible
5 4 (0.19%) Cobbler
6 3 (0.14%) Nessus
6 3 (0.14%) QRadar
6 3 (0.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (0.14%) Tivoli
7 2 (0.093%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (0.093%) Cisco UCCX
7 2 (0.093%) EnCase
7 2 (0.093%) FTK
7 2 (0.093%) Nagios
7 2 (0.093%) Nexpose
7 2 (0.093%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 284 (13.18%) Microsoft
2 230 (10.68%) Oracle
3 68 (3.16%) VMware
4 65 (3.02%) Cisco
5 50 (2.32%) Citrix
6 48 (2.23%) SAP
7 44 (2.04%) HP
8 40 (1.86%) Tableau
9 36 (1.67%) IBM
10 25 (1.16%) Cognos
11 19 (0.88%) Dell
11 19 (0.88%) F5
12 17 (0.79%) CA
12 17 (0.79%) Juniper
12 17 (0.79%) Red Gate
13 15 (0.70%) Google
14 14 (0.65%) CheckPoint
15 13 (0.60%) Adobe
15 13 (0.60%) Apple
16 12 (0.56%) Sun
Watford, Hertfordshire
Client Server
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + options + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + (multiple roles)+bonus+benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Vadis People
Salary: Up to £36,000 + Good Bens Package
Posted: 4 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Hudson IT
Salary: bonus, Pension TBC
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Parham Consulting Ltd
Salary: bonus and extensive benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: Competitive salary and share schemes, benefits include pension scheme,
Posted: 19 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: Competitive salary, benefits include pension scheme, interest-free sea
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent incl. top benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £47,000
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £47k
Posted: 21 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Tui
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Smartsearch Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40k
Posted: Yesterday
Suffolk
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k DoE + good benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k + stock options
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent + extensive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent including top benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Radlett, Hertfordshire
The Myers Group
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum good benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: £32,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum + car allowance, bonus, package
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Great Base + Top Prospects
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic + prospects
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £22500 - £30000 per annum + Excellent + Prospects
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + fantastic base + benefits
Posted: Yesterday