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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 9 10 9
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Degree 1272 1124 1486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.35% 15.71% 16.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 53.13% 54.67% 54.79%
Number of salaries quoted 966 929 1257
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,300 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.31% +1.33%
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
2394 2056 2712
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 30.76% 28.74% 30.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1868 1700 2349
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 29 August 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 29 August 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 0 561 £40,000 +1.91% 108
Hertfordshire -1 324 £40,000 +0.62% 41
Bedfordshire +17 173 £40,000 - 7
Essex 0 130 £40,000 - 19
Suffolk 0 49 £37,500 -0.66% 6
Norfolk +1 36 £23,000 -34.28% 6
East Anglia - 1 £75,000 -
Degree
England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 971 (36.50%) Computer Science
2 655 (24.62%) Java
3 651 (24.47%) C#
4 610 (22.93%) SQL
5 603 (22.67%) Software Engineering
6 525 (19.74%) .NET
7 487 (18.31%) C++
7 487 (18.31%) Microsoft
8 441 (16.58%) Finance
9 425 (15.98%) Windows
10 417 (15.68%) Linux
11 397 (14.92%) JavaScript
12 372 (13.98%) HTML
13 363 (13.65%) SQL Server
14 353 (13.27%) C
15 350 (13.16%) Mathematics
16 343 (12.89%) Oracle
17 338 (12.71%) Python
18 333 (12.52%) OO
19 301 (11.32%) Agile Software Development
20 297 (11.17%) MS Excel
21 286 (10.75%) CSS
22 261 (9.81%) XML
23 253 (9.51%) ASP.NET
24 252 (9.47%) Project Management
25 247 (9.29%) UNIX
26 235 (8.83%) Web Services
27 205 (7.71%) Marketing
28 179 (6.73%) Scrum
29 173 (6.50%) QA

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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
1 107 (4.02%) SharePoint
2 75 (2.82%) Tomcat
3 68 (2.56%) Apache
4 61 (2.29%) IIS
5 57 (2.14%) CMS
6 46 (1.73%) MS Exchange
7 39 (1.47%) WebSphere
8 38 (1.43%) WebLogic
9 30 (1.13%) GlassFish
10 27 (1.02%) BizTalk Server
11 20 (0.75%) Node.js
12 19 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
13 18 (0.68%) Drupal
13 18 (0.68%) SAS
14 17 (0.64%) SharePoint 2010
14 17 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2013
15 16 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2010
15 16 (0.60%) SharePoint Server
16 15 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2007
17 13 (0.49%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 297 (11.17%) MS Excel
2 140 (5.26%) MS Office
3 48 (1.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 34 (1.28%) MS Visio
5 33 (1.24%) Photoshop
6 30 (1.13%) MS Project
6 30 (1.13%) Adobe Illustrator
7 24 (0.90%) XMetaL
8 21 (0.79%) FrameMaker
9 16 (0.60%) Simulink
10 10 (0.38%) InDesign
11 8 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
11 8 (0.30%) 3ds Max
11 8 (0.30%) Acrobat
12 6 (0.23%) PowerPivot
13 5 (0.19%) Blender
13 5 (0.19%) RoboHelp
13 5 (0.19%) CorelDRAW
13 5 (0.19%) Maya
14 4 (0.15%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 29 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 20 (0.75%) SunGard APT
3 16 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
4 12 (0.45%) assyst
5 11 (0.41%) VisionPLUS
6 10 (0.38%) SAP SD
7 8 (0.30%) Magento
8 7 (0.26%) Google Analytics
8 7 (0.26%) Oracle Financials
9 6 (0.23%) SAP FI
9 6 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
9 6 (0.23%) SAP CO
9 6 (0.23%) Oracle General Ledger
9 6 (0.23%) Oracle iProcurement
9 6 (0.23%) Oracle Payables
9 6 (0.23%) Oracle Receivables
9 6 (0.23%) Oracle Assets
9 6 (0.23%) Oracle Internet Expenses
10 5 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
10 5 (0.19%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 29 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
2 23 (0.86%) SaaS
3 20 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
4 17 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
5 15 (0.56%) PaaS
6 11 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
7 7 (0.26%) Office 365
7 7 (0.26%) Google App Engine
8 5 (0.19%) Google Apps
9 4 (0.15%) Google Compute Engine
10 3 (0.11%) Responsys
10 3 (0.11%) Route 53
10 3 (0.11%) Amazon ELB
11 2 (0.075%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 139 (5.23%) Internet
2 110 (4.14%) Wireless
3 97 (3.65%) Firewall
4 67 (2.52%) TCP/IP
5 49 (1.84%) SAN
6 44 (1.65%) HTTP
6 44 (1.65%) LTE
7 41 (1.54%) DNS
7 41 (1.54%) Wi-Fi
8 40 (1.50%) VLAN
9 38 (1.43%) LAN
10 37 (1.39%) WAN
11 32 (1.20%) DHCP
12 31 (1.17%) 3G
12 31 (1.17%) 2G
13 29 (1.09%) VoIP
14 27 (1.02%) Intranet
14 27 (1.02%) SS7
15 26 (0.98%) 3GPP
16 25 (0.94%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 363 (13.65%) SQL Server
2 150 (5.64%) MySQL
3 149 (5.60%) Relational Database
4 70 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 67 (2.52%) Oracle Database
6 63 (2.37%) RDBMS
7 62 (2.33%) Data Mining
8 54 (2.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 48 (1.80%) NoSQL
10 43 (1.62%) SQL Server 2008
11 35 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
12 31 (1.17%) Crystal Reports
13 30 (1.13%) Oracle Reports
13 30 (1.13%) MongoDB
14 28 (1.05%) Big Data
15 27 (1.02%) Hadoop
16 25 (0.94%) Informix
17 24 (0.90%) PostgreSQL
17 24 (0.90%) Apache Cassandra
18 22 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 157 (5.90%) Visual Studio
2 113 (4.25%) Subversion
3 93 (3.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 77 (2.89%) Git (software)
5 75 (2.82%) Maven
6 51 (1.92%) Selenium
7 42 (1.58%) Ant
8 35 (1.32%) Jenkins
9 28 (1.05%) Eclipse
10 24 (0.90%) NUnit
11 22 (0.83%) JUnit
12 21 (0.79%) QuickTest Pro
13 18 (0.68%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 17 (0.64%) JIRA
15 16 (0.60%) Bugzilla
16 15 (0.56%) Gradle
17 14 (0.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
18 13 (0.49%) XMLSpy
18 13 (0.49%) Oracle Forms
19 12 (0.45%) TeamCity
General
1 441 (16.58%) Finance
2 205 (7.71%) Marketing
3 159 (5.98%) Telecoms
4 148 (5.56%) Electronics
5 146 (5.49%) Retail
6 113 (4.25%) Manufacturing
7 93 (3.50%) Banking
8 45 (1.69%) Automotive
9 40 (1.50%) Publishing
9 40 (1.50%) Games
9 40 (1.50%) Military
10 34 (1.28%) Advertising
11 26 (0.98%) Financial Institution
11 26 (0.98%) Billing
12 25 (0.94%) Legal
13 23 (0.86%) Multimedia
14 22 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
15 18 (0.68%) German Language
16 17 (0.64%) Aerospace
17 15 (0.56%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 859 (32.29%) Developer
2 377 (14.17%) Analyst
3 360 (13.53%) Software Engineer
4 191 (7.18%) Graduate
5 175 (6.58%) Software Developer
6 161 (6.05%) Junior
7 158 (5.94%) Java Developer
8 116 (4.36%) Senior Developer
9 106 (3.98%) Business Analyst
10 105 (3.95%) Consultant
11 102 (3.83%) .NET Developer
12 101 (3.80%) Support Engineer
13 89 (3.35%) Test Engineer
14 87 (3.27%) Graduate Developer
15 85 (3.20%) C# Developer
16 79 (2.97%) Web Developer
17 78 (2.93%) Tester
17 78 (2.93%) Architect
18 74 (2.78%) Junior Developer
19 68 (2.56%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 525 (19.74%) .NET
2 372 (13.98%) HTML
3 286 (10.75%) CSS
4 261 (9.81%) XML
5 253 (9.51%) ASP.NET
6 235 (8.83%) Web Services
7 156 (5.86%) jQuery
8 100 (3.76%) WCF
9 93 (3.50%) HTML5
10 89 (3.35%) Spring
11 87 (3.27%) J2EE
12 85 (3.20%) .NET Framework
13 82 (3.08%) Hibernate
14 76 (2.86%) Ajax
15 73 (2.74%) SOAP
16 64 (2.41%) XSLT
17 62 (2.33%) WinForms
18 55 (2.07%) JSP
19 52 (1.95%) WPF
20 51 (1.92%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 971 (36.50%) Computer Science
2 350 (13.16%) Mathematics
3 133 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 125 (4.70%) Physics
5 69 (2.59%) Mobile App
6 59 (2.22%) Firmware
7 56 (2.11%) Open Source
8 48 (1.80%) Statistics
9 42 (1.58%) Social Media
10 38 (1.43%) Visualisation
11 36 (1.35%) Embedded Systems
12 35 (1.32%) Cryptography
13 33 (1.24%) N-Tier
14 30 (1.13%) Client/Server
15 27 (1.02%) GIS
16 23 (0.86%) PKI
16 23 (0.86%) Device Driver
17 22 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
18 21 (0.79%) Hedge funds
18 21 (0.79%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 425 (15.98%) Windows
2 417 (15.68%) Linux
3 247 (9.29%) UNIX
4 112 (4.21%) Android
5 79 (2.97%) Apple iOS
6 62 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 49 (1.84%) Solaris
8 43 (1.62%) AIX
9 33 (1.24%) Windows 7
10 27 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
10 27 (1.02%) HPUX
11 26 (0.98%) Windows XP
12 19 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 17 (0.64%) Windows Server 2003
14 8 (0.30%) SUSE
14 8 (0.30%) Windows Vista
15 7 (0.26%) Oracle Linux
16 6 (0.23%) Embedded Linux
16 6 (0.23%) Windows Phone
16 6 (0.23%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 603 (22.67%) Software Engineering
2 333 (12.52%) OO
3 301 (11.32%) Agile Software Development
4 252 (9.47%) Project Management
5 179 (6.73%) Scrum
6 158 (5.94%) TDD
7 154 (5.79%) MVC
8 140 (5.26%) ITIL
8 140 (5.26%) Multithreading
9 131 (4.92%) E-Commerce
10 111 (4.17%) CRM
11 107 (4.02%) OOP
12 104 (3.91%) Analytics
13 99 (3.72%) Web Development
14 90 (3.38%) PRINCE2
15 78 (2.93%) Risk Management
15 78 (2.93%) Software Testing
16 77 (2.89%) UML
17 67 (2.52%) Workflow
18 66 (2.48%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 655 (24.62%) Java
2 651 (24.47%) C#
3 610 (22.93%) SQL
4 487 (18.31%) C++
5 397 (14.92%) JavaScript
6 353 (13.27%) C
7 338 (12.71%) Python
8 164 (6.17%) PHP
9 116 (4.36%) Perl
10 91 (3.42%) VB.NET
11 62 (2.33%) PL/SQL
12 58 (2.18%) Ruby
13 55 (2.07%) VB
14 51 (1.92%) T-SQL
15 46 (1.73%) Shell Script
16 39 (1.47%) MATLAB
17 35 (1.32%) Embedded C
18 32 (1.20%) Objective-C
19 31 (1.17%) VBA
19 31 (1.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 97 (3.65%) Security Cleared
2 80 (3.01%) ISEB
3 79 (2.97%) Microsoft Certification
4 70 (2.63%) PhD
5 59 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
6 51 (1.92%) SC Cleared
7 49 (1.84%) CCNA
8 45 (1.69%) ISTQB
9 30 (1.13%) PMI Certification
10 29 (1.09%) MCITP
11 26 (0.98%) PMP
12 24 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 24 (0.90%) Postgraduate
13 20 (0.75%) MCSE
14 19 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
15 16 (0.60%) HND
15 16 (0.60%) CCNP
16 15 (0.56%) CBAP
16 15 (0.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 13 (0.49%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 173 (6.50%) QA
2 37 (1.39%) SLA
3 22 (0.83%) ISO 9001
4 18 (0.68%) ISO 9000
5 16 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 14 (0.53%) PCI DSS
7 10 (0.38%) JSP 440
7 10 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 6 (0.23%) COBIT
8 6 (0.23%) IEC 61508
9 5 (0.19%) DO-178B
9 5 (0.19%) JTAG
10 4 (0.15%) ISO 14001
11 2 (0.075%) WAI
11 2 (0.075%) CDISC
12 1 (0.038%) ISO 8583
12 1 (0.038%) WCAG
12 1 (0.038%) TickIT
12 1 (0.038%) GxP
12 1 (0.038%) P3O
System Software
1 91 (3.42%) Active Directory
2 64 (2.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (0.90%) VMware ESX
4 22 (0.83%) Hyper-V
5 15 (0.56%) XenApp
6 12 (0.45%) Terminal Services
7 11 (0.41%) Oracle RAC
8 10 (0.38%) Oracle RMAN
9 9 (0.34%) vSphere
10 8 (0.30%) VMFS
10 8 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
11 7 (0.26%) KVM
12 6 (0.23%) VMware Workstation
13 5 (0.19%) vCloud
14 3 (0.11%) VMware Server
15 1 (0.038%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 1 (0.038%) ISA Server
15 1 (0.038%) NFS
15 1 (0.038%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 14 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
2 13 (0.49%) Puppet
3 9 (0.34%) Nagios
3 9 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (0.26%) Data Guard
5 6 (0.23%) SolarWinds Orion
6 4 (0.15%) Tivoli
7 3 (0.11%) HP SIM
7 3 (0.11%) Ansible
8 2 (0.075%) WebInspect
8 2 (0.075%) SCCM
9 1 (0.038%) SCOM
9 1 (0.038%) SCVMM
9 1 (0.038%) Oracle Statspack
9 1 (0.038%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (0.038%) BMC PATROL
9 1 (0.038%) OpenView
9 1 (0.038%) CiscoWorks
9 1 (0.038%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (0.038%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 487 (18.31%) Microsoft
2 343 (12.89%) Oracle
3 89 (3.35%) Cisco
4 83 (3.12%) VMware
5 58 (2.18%) HP
6 55 (2.07%) Adobe
7 50 (1.88%) SAP
8 46 (1.73%) Google
9 44 (1.65%) JBoss
10 39 (1.47%) NetApp
11 34 (1.28%) EMC
12 32 (1.20%) Sun
13 29 (1.09%) Citrix
14 24 (0.90%) Siebel
15 22 (0.83%) Perforce
16 21 (0.79%) Sybase
17 20 (0.75%) SunGard
17 20 (0.75%) IBM
17 20 (0.75%) DevExpress
18 18 (0.68%) Business Objects
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Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Excellent benefits
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Salary: to £40k DOE
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Awesome + Top Prospects
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Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Fantastic Prospects
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Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Great Base + Top Prospects
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Fantastic + prospects
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Great Base + Top Prospects
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic + prospects
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + FANTASTIC PROSPECTS
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Fantastic + prospects
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Fab Benefits+Prospects
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Edgar Cowen
Salary: £50000 per annum + Incredible Benefits
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Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + neg + full bens
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Essex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 to £55000 per annum
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Salary: £23000.00 - £27000.00 per annum + full benefits
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Norfolk
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Salary: £17k - 21k per year
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Hertfordshire
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Essex
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Salary: £26000 to £28000 per annum - extensive benefits
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