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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 10 9 10
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Degree 1260 1248 1522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 15.94% 17.62% 17.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 54.36% 58.81% 56.60%
Number of salaries quoted 948 991 1222
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +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
2318 2122 2689
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 29.33% 29.96% 30.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1843 1679 2222
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 21 November 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 21 November 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 -1 537 £40,000 +14.28% 122
Hertfordshire -5 372 £40,000 - 41
Essex -1 156 £42,500 +6.25% 25
Bedfordshire +11 105 £35,000 -7.28% 8
Suffolk -4 66 £31,500 -21.25% 7
Norfolk +6 50 £24,000 -21.31% 8
Degree
England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 966 (37.87%) Computer Science
2 666 (26.11%) Software Engineering
3 632 (24.77%) C#
4 592 (23.21%) SQL
5 589 (23.09%) Java
6 519 (20.34%) .NET
7 464 (18.19%) Agile Software Development
8 449 (17.60%) C++
9 436 (17.09%) Microsoft
10 414 (16.23%) Finance
11 392 (15.37%) Windows
12 380 (14.90%) Analytical Skills
13 378 (14.82%) Linux
14 374 (14.66%) C
15 363 (14.23%) JavaScript
16 352 (13.80%) HTML
17 342 (13.41%) Python
18 341 (13.37%) Mathematics
19 303 (11.88%) SQL Server
20 294 (11.52%) Oracle
21 292 (11.45%) OO
22 284 (11.13%) Project Management
23 282 (11.05%) MS Excel
24 249 (9.76%) CSS
25 242 (9.49%) XML
26 237 (9.29%) ASP.NET
27 232 (9.09%) UNIX
28 183 (7.17%) jQuery
29 171 (6.70%) Marketing
30 169 (6.62%) Telecoms

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 75 (2.94%) SharePoint
2 64 (2.51%) IIS
3 63 (2.47%) Apache
4 58 (2.27%) Tomcat
5 46 (1.80%) JBoss
6 36 (1.41%) MS Exchange
6 36 (1.41%) WebSphere
7 31 (1.22%) CMS
7 31 (1.22%) WebLogic
8 30 (1.18%) Drupal
9 26 (1.02%) GlassFish
10 23 (0.90%) OpenEdge
11 20 (0.78%) SAS
12 19 (0.74%) WebSphere Application Server
13 16 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
13 16 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
14 14 (0.55%) OpenStack
14 14 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2007
15 13 (0.51%) Lync
15 13 (0.51%) CloudStack
Applications
1 282 (11.05%) MS Excel
2 114 (4.47%) MS Office
3 51 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 32 (1.25%) MS Visio
5 29 (1.14%) MS Project
6 22 (0.86%) XMetaL
7 16 (0.63%) Simulink
8 12 (0.47%) 3ds Max
8 12 (0.47%) Adobe Illustrator
9 11 (0.43%) Photoshop
10 10 (0.39%) SPSS
11 9 (0.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 9 (0.35%) Blender
11 9 (0.35%) FrameMaker
11 9 (0.35%) Maya
12 6 (0.24%) Mingle
12 6 (0.24%) PowerPivot
13 5 (0.20%) TargetLink
14 3 (0.12%) Fireworks
14 3 (0.12%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 27 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.43%) Google Analytics
2 11 (0.43%) Oracle Financials
2 11 (0.43%) VisionPLUS
3 10 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
3 10 (0.39%) Oracle iProcurement
3 10 (0.39%) Oracle General Ledger
3 10 (0.39%) Oracle Payables
3 10 (0.39%) Oracle Receivables
3 10 (0.39%) Oracle Assets
3 10 (0.39%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 9 (0.35%) SAP FI
4 9 (0.35%) SAP CO
5 8 (0.31%) SAP FI/CO
6 7 (0.27%) Magento
6 7 (0.27%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
6 7 (0.27%) SAP SD
6 7 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
7 6 (0.24%) Agresso
8 5 (0.20%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 25 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
2 13 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (0.51%) SaaS
3 12 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
4 11 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (0.39%) PaaS
5 10 (0.39%) Office 365
6 6 (0.24%) Google Apps
7 4 (0.16%) Google Compute Engine
8 3 (0.12%) Google App Engine
9 2 (0.078%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.039%) GitHub
10 1 (0.039%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 140 (5.49%) Internet
2 88 (3.45%) Firewall
3 86 (3.37%) TCP/IP
4 69 (2.70%) Wireless
5 46 (1.80%) SAN
6 44 (1.72%) DNS
7 42 (1.65%) HTTP
8 40 (1.57%) WAN
8 40 (1.57%) LTE
9 36 (1.41%) LAN
10 31 (1.22%) 3G
10 31 (1.22%) 2G
11 29 (1.14%) Network Security
12 28 (1.10%) VLAN
12 28 (1.10%) VPN
13 26 (1.02%) VoIP
14 25 (0.98%) DHCP
15 24 (0.94%) Intranet
16 22 (0.86%) DWDM
17 21 (0.82%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 303 (11.88%) SQL Server
2 143 (5.61%) MySQL
3 132 (5.17%) Relational Database
4 63 (2.47%) SQL Server 2008
5 60 (2.35%) RDBMS
6 56 (2.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 50 (1.96%) Data Mining
8 41 (1.61%) NoSQL
8 41 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
9 38 (1.49%) Oracle Database
10 31 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 28 (1.10%) Apache Cassandra
11 28 (1.10%) Hadoop
12 27 (1.06%) Big Data
13 26 (1.02%) MongoDB
14 24 (0.94%) PostgreSQL
15 18 (0.71%) BigTable
16 15 (0.59%) OLAP
17 14 (0.55%) Crystal Reports
17 14 (0.55%) DB2
Development Applications
1 115 (4.51%) Visual Studio
2 107 (4.19%) Subversion
3 83 (3.25%) Maven
4 77 (3.02%) Git (software)
5 61 (2.39%) Team Foundation Server
6 50 (1.96%) Selenium
7 45 (1.76%) Jenkins
7 45 (1.76%) Ant
8 30 (1.18%) JIRA
9 29 (1.14%) JUnit
10 26 (1.02%) Eclipse
11 25 (0.98%) NUnit
12 22 (0.86%) TeamCity
13 19 (0.74%) Rational DOORS
13 19 (0.74%) QuickTest Pro
14 17 (0.67%) LabVIEW
15 13 (0.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 11 (0.43%) Rhino Mocks
17 9 (0.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 8 (0.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 414 (16.23%) Finance
2 171 (6.70%) Marketing
3 169 (6.62%) Telecoms
4 130 (5.10%) Retail
5 128 (5.02%) Manufacturing
6 120 (4.70%) Electronics
7 106 (4.16%) Banking
8 57 (2.23%) Military
9 50 (1.96%) Automotive
10 47 (1.84%) Games
11 39 (1.53%) Publishing
12 31 (1.22%) Legal
13 24 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
14 23 (0.90%) Aerospace
15 19 (0.74%) Multimedia
16 16 (0.63%) Billing
17 14 (0.55%) Retail Banking
17 14 (0.55%) Financial Institution
18 12 (0.47%) Advertising
19 11 (0.43%) Law
Job Titles
1 764 (29.95%) Developer
2 393 (15.41%) Software Engineer
3 347 (13.60%) Analyst
4 228 (8.94%) Graduate
5 190 (7.45%) Software Developer
6 168 (6.59%) Java Developer
7 158 (6.19%) Junior
8 130 (5.10%) Business Analyst
9 119 (4.66%) Consultant
10 107 (4.19%) Graduate Developer
11 100 (3.92%) Test Engineer
12 90 (3.53%) Project Manager
13 86 (3.37%) Senior Developer
14 81 (3.18%) Support Engineer
15 75 (2.94%) .NET Developer
15 75 (2.94%) C# Developer
16 71 (2.78%) Junior Developer
17 64 (2.51%) Web Developer
18 63 (2.47%) Architect
19 61 (2.39%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 519 (20.34%) .NET
2 352 (13.80%) HTML
3 249 (9.76%) CSS
4 242 (9.49%) XML
5 237 (9.29%) ASP.NET
6 183 (7.17%) jQuery
7 144 (5.64%) Web Services
8 94 (3.68%) HTML5
9 92 (3.61%) WCF
10 77 (3.02%) Spring
11 69 (2.70%) .NET Framework
12 66 (2.59%) J2EE
13 65 (2.55%) Ajax
14 61 (2.39%) Hibernate
15 59 (2.31%) XSLT
16 55 (2.16%) SOAP
17 46 (1.80%) ASP.NET MVC
18 44 (1.72%) LAMP
18 44 (1.72%) REST
19 41 (1.61%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 966 (37.87%) Computer Science
2 380 (14.90%) Analytical Skills
3 341 (13.37%) Mathematics
4 135 (5.29%) Algorithms
5 122 (4.78%) Management Information System
6 113 (4.43%) User Experience
7 106 (4.16%) Physics
8 65 (2.55%) Cryptography
8 65 (2.55%) Open Source
9 63 (2.47%) Embedded Systems
10 50 (1.96%) Mobile App
11 46 (1.80%) Statistics
12 35 (1.37%) Social Media
13 34 (1.33%) N-Tier
14 33 (1.29%) Visualisation
14 33 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
14 33 (1.29%) Informatics
15 31 (1.22%) Client/Server
16 29 (1.14%) PKI
17 25 (0.98%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 392 (15.37%) Windows
2 378 (14.82%) Linux
3 232 (9.09%) UNIX
4 105 (4.12%) Android
5 79 (3.10%) Apple iOS
6 52 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
7 45 (1.76%) Solaris
8 38 (1.49%) Windows 7
9 33 (1.29%) HPUX
10 31 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 28 (1.10%) AIX
12 20 (0.78%) Windows Server 2003
12 20 (0.78%) Windows XP
12 20 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
13 15 (0.59%) Debian
14 13 (0.51%) Embedded Linux
15 7 (0.27%) Windows Vista
16 6 (0.24%) VMS
16 6 (0.24%) Windows 8
16 6 (0.24%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 666 (26.11%) Software Engineering
2 464 (18.19%) Agile Software Development
3 292 (11.45%) OO
4 284 (11.13%) Project Management
5 153 (6.00%) ITIL
5 153 (6.00%) Mentoring
6 147 (5.76%) MVC
6 147 (5.76%) Scrum
7 128 (5.02%) Multithreading
8 125 (4.90%) PRINCE2
9 120 (4.70%) TDD
10 114 (4.47%) E-Commerce
11 104 (4.08%) Web Development
12 94 (3.68%) Line Management
13 87 (3.41%) Business Analysis
14 85 (3.33%) Information Security
15 83 (3.25%) Time Management
16 80 (3.14%) Workflow
16 80 (3.14%) OOP
17 79 (3.10%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 632 (24.77%) C#
2 592 (23.21%) SQL
3 589 (23.09%) Java
4 449 (17.60%) C++
5 374 (14.66%) C
6 363 (14.23%) JavaScript
7 342 (13.41%) Python
8 160 (6.27%) PHP
9 94 (3.68%) Perl
10 84 (3.29%) VB.NET
11 53 (2.08%) MATLAB
12 48 (1.88%) Shell Script
13 46 (1.80%) PL/SQL
14 42 (1.65%) VB
15 39 (1.53%) Embedded C
15 39 (1.53%) Objective-C
16 38 (1.49%) T-SQL
17 36 (1.41%) VBA
18 35 (1.37%) Ruby
19 34 (1.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 100 (3.92%) Security Cleared
2 94 (3.68%) ISEB
3 67 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 58 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
5 52 (2.04%) SC Cleared
6 49 (1.92%) CCNA
7 48 (1.88%) PhD
8 41 (1.61%) ISTQB
9 38 (1.49%) PMI Certification
10 30 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 26 (1.02%) ITIL Certification
12 24 (0.94%) PMP
13 22 (0.86%) Postgraduate
14 19 (0.74%) Sun Certification
14 19 (0.74%) CCNP
15 18 (0.71%) MCITP
15 18 (0.71%) HND
16 17 (0.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 15 (0.59%) HNC
17 15 (0.59%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 141 (5.53%) QA
2 44 (1.72%) ISO 9001
3 40 (1.57%) ISO 9000
4 31 (1.22%) SLA
5 9 (0.35%) IEC 61508
6 7 (0.27%) PCI DSS
6 7 (0.27%) JSP 440
6 7 (0.27%) DO-178B
6 7 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (0.20%) Data Quality
8 4 (0.16%) WCAG
8 4 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (0.16%) JTAG
9 2 (0.078%) ISO 8583
10 1 (0.039%) GLP
10 1 (0.039%) GxP
System Software
1 102 (4.00%) Active Directory
2 62 (2.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (1.72%) Firmware
4 26 (1.02%) VMware ESX
5 13 (0.51%) Terminal Services
6 8 (0.31%) Xen
6 8 (0.31%) XenApp
6 8 (0.31%) XenServer
6 8 (0.31%) Hyper-V
7 7 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (0.27%) vSphere
8 6 (0.24%) VMware Workstation
8 6 (0.24%) VMFS
9 5 (0.20%) vCloud
10 4 (0.16%) VirtualBox
11 3 (0.12%) Snort
12 2 (0.078%) Squid
12 2 (0.078%) Oracle RAC
12 2 (0.078%) VMware Server
12 2 (0.078%) KVM
Systems Management
1 13 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
1 13 (0.51%) Puppet
2 9 (0.35%) Tivoli
3 7 (0.27%) Ansible
4 5 (0.20%) SolarWinds Orion
5 4 (0.16%) Nagios
5 4 (0.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (0.12%) Munin
7 2 (0.078%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (0.078%) HP SIM
7 2 (0.078%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.039%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.039%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.039%) SCCM
8 1 (0.039%) CiscoWorks
8 1 (0.039%) OpenView
8 1 (0.039%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.039%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.039%) WSUS
Vendors
1 436 (17.09%) Microsoft
2 294 (11.52%) Oracle
3 95 (3.72%) Cisco
4 85 (3.33%) VMware
5 68 (2.67%) SAP
6 54 (2.12%) HP
7 43 (1.69%) IBM
8 37 (1.45%) Sun
9 36 (1.41%) Google
10 34 (1.33%) Adobe
11 33 (1.29%) Citrix
12 28 (1.10%) NetApp
13 23 (0.90%) EMC
14 21 (0.82%) SolidWorks
15 20 (0.78%) Salesforce.com
15 20 (0.78%) Cognos
16 19 (0.74%) Business Objects
17 17 (0.67%) Red Hat
17 17 (0.67%) Dell
18 15 (0.59%) Red Gate
Hertfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + Competitive
Posted: 1 hour ago
Essex
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £34000 to £44000 per annum - Competitive Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
FT Select
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum plus car and benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £28,000
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 to £65000 per annum - Award Winning Company and Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25000 to £35000 per annum - EXCELLENT BENEFITS PACKAGE
Posted: 4 hours ago
Brentwood, Essex
Candidate Source
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 per annum according to experience
Posted: 4 hours ago
Brentwood, Essex
Candidate Source
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £60k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Essex
ECM Selection
Salary: to £35,000
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Competitive + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Hertfordshire
CDI Anders Elite Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £18000 per annum + Benefits (Incremental rises to £30K)
Posted: 10 hours ago
Basildon, Essex
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Aerotek
Salary: Package available
Posted: Yesterday
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60k - 65k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Market related
Posted: Yesterday