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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 12 10 11
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Degree 1214 1330 1280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 15.64% 15.98% 15.96%
As % of the Qualifications category 51.75% 54.69% 55.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1022 1023 1053
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
2346 2432 2317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 30.22% 29.22% 28.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1947 1935 1934
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,857 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.79% +2.14%

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 30 June 2015.

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 30 June 2015. 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 0 541 £42,500 +10.38% 104
Hertfordshire -7 279 £42,500 +6.25% 55
Essex 0 170 £40,000 -0.62% 28
Bedfordshire -1 122 £40,000 -4.76% 18
Suffolk +2 89 £40,000 +14.28% 13
Norfolk -3 13 £23,750 +3.26% 5
Degree
England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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.

1 895 (37.91%) Computer Science
2 603 (25.54%) SQL
3 585 (24.78%) C#
4 584 (24.74%) Software Engineering
5 571 (24.18%) Agile Software Development
6 524 (22.19%) .NET
7 454 (19.23%) Microsoft
8 452 (19.14%) Java
9 432 (18.30%) HTML
10 428 (18.13%) Windows
11 427 (18.09%) JavaScript
12 416 (17.62%) C++
13 403 (17.07%) SQL Server
14 348 (14.74%) Finance
15 326 (13.81%) Analytical Skills
16 324 (13.72%) C
17 310 (13.13%) MS Excel
18 308 (13.05%) Linux
19 280 (11.86%) Mathematics
20 272 (11.52%) CSS
21 270 (11.44%) Project Management
22 264 (11.18%) ASP.NET
23 260 (11.01%) OO
24 248 (10.50%) SDLC
25 235 (9.95%) jQuery
26 226 (9.57%) Python
27 214 (9.06%) ITIL
28 213 (9.02%) Scrum
29 194 (8.22%) MVC
30 193 (8.17%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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
1 122 (5.17%) SharePoint
2 72 (3.05%) IIS
3 43 (1.82%) JBoss
3 43 (1.82%) MS Exchange
4 40 (1.69%) Apache
4 40 (1.69%) Tomcat
5 37 (1.57%) SharePoint 2013
6 31 (1.31%) SharePoint 2010
7 30 (1.27%) WebSphere
8 27 (1.14%) BizTalk Server
8 27 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2010
9 23 (0.97%) SAS
10 22 (0.93%) Node.js
11 21 (0.89%) Lync
12 20 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2007
13 16 (0.68%) WebLogic
13 16 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2013
14 15 (0.64%) SharePoint Server
15 12 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2003
16 10 (0.42%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 310 (13.13%) MS Excel
2 133 (5.63%) MS Office
3 48 (2.03%) MS Project
4 40 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
5 38 (1.61%) MS Visio
6 22 (0.93%) Pro/ENGINEER
6 22 (0.93%) PTC Creo
7 19 (0.80%) SOLIDWORKS
8 16 (0.68%) Photoshop
8 16 (0.68%) AutoCAD
9 14 (0.59%) FrameMaker
10 10 (0.42%) SPSS
11 9 (0.38%) RoboHelp
12 8 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 6 (0.25%) Siemens NX
13 6 (0.25%) Revit
13 6 (0.25%) MicroStation
13 6 (0.25%) Solid Edge
13 6 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
14 5 (0.21%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 9 (0.38%) assyst
2 7 (0.30%) SAP ERP
3 6 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.21%) Oracle CRM
4 5 (0.21%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 4 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.13%) Magento
6 3 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.13%) SAP SD
6 3 (0.13%) SAP MM
7 2 (0.085%) SAP FI
7 2 (0.085%) SAP CRM
7 2 (0.085%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.085%) SAP InfiniteInsight
7 2 (0.085%) Cognos TM1
7 2 (0.085%) SAP Retail
7 2 (0.085%) AWD
8 1 (0.042%) Oracle iProcurement
8 1 (0.042%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 44 (1.86%) SaaS
2 39 (1.65%) Office 365
3 37 (1.57%) Amazon AWS
4 27 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
5 24 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
6 11 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (0.17%) Basecamp
7 4 (0.17%) IaaS
7 4 (0.17%) PaaS
7 4 (0.17%) Dropbox
8 3 (0.13%) GitHub
9 2 (0.085%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.085%) IBM PureFlex
10 1 (0.042%) Google App Engine
10 1 (0.042%) Heroku
10 1 (0.042%) Engine Yard
10 1 (0.042%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.042%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.042%) SoftLayer
10 1 (0.042%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 104 (4.40%) Internet
2 84 (3.56%) Firewall
3 83 (3.52%) Wireless
4 81 (3.43%) TCP/IP
5 37 (1.57%) DNS
6 36 (1.52%) WAN
7 29 (1.23%) LAN
7 29 (1.23%) VPN
8 28 (1.19%) HTTP
9 26 (1.10%) SAN
10 25 (1.06%) Network Security
11 21 (0.89%) SMTP
12 18 (0.76%) Broadband
13 17 (0.72%) DHCP
13 17 (0.72%) DWDM
13 17 (0.72%) DSL
13 17 (0.72%) LTE
14 15 (0.64%) Wi-Fi
14 15 (0.64%) SNMP
15 14 (0.59%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 403 (17.07%) SQL Server
2 114 (4.83%) Relational Database
3 106 (4.49%) MySQL
4 86 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
5 79 (3.35%) SQL Server 2012
6 74 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 65 (2.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 46 (1.95%) Data Warehouse
8 46 (1.95%) NoSQL
9 42 (1.78%) RDBMS
10 39 (1.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 33 (1.40%) MongoDB
12 30 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
13 29 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
14 27 (1.14%) Oracle Database
15 26 (1.10%) Data Mining
16 19 (0.80%) SAP BW
16 19 (0.80%) Firebird
17 18 (0.76%) MS Access
18 14 (0.59%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 108 (4.57%) Selenium
2 107 (4.53%) Git (software)
3 87 (3.68%) Visual Studio
4 66 (2.80%) Team Foundation Server
4 66 (2.80%) Jenkins
5 58 (2.46%) Subversion
6 53 (2.24%) TeamCity
7 52 (2.20%) Maven
8 46 (1.95%) NUnit
9 38 (1.61%) Eclipse
10 37 (1.57%) Octopus Deploy
11 34 (1.44%) JIRA
12 26 (1.10%) SpecFlow
12 26 (1.10%) Moq
13 17 (0.72%) JUnit
14 15 (0.64%) HP UFT
15 14 (0.59%) LabVIEW
16 13 (0.55%) Cucumber
17 12 (0.51%) Xcode
18 11 (0.47%) Ant
General
1 348 (14.74%) Finance
2 141 (5.97%) Telecoms
3 140 (5.93%) Electronics
4 94 (3.98%) Marketing
5 80 (3.39%) Manufacturing
6 73 (3.09%) Retail
7 71 (3.01%) Banking
8 51 (2.16%) Automotive
9 41 (1.74%) Games
10 24 (1.02%) Legal
10 24 (1.02%) Pharmaceutical
11 22 (0.93%) Aerospace
12 20 (0.85%) French Language
13 19 (0.80%) Publishing
14 18 (0.76%) Back Office
14 18 (0.76%) German Language
15 15 (0.64%) Billing
16 12 (0.51%) Advertising
17 9 (0.38%) Financial Institution
18 8 (0.34%) Military
Job Titles
1 762 (32.27%) Developer
2 408 (17.28%) Software Engineer
3 222 (9.40%) Analyst
4 191 (8.09%) Software Developer
5 182 (7.71%) Graduate
6 150 (6.35%) Java Developer
7 134 (5.68%) Project Manager
8 117 (4.96%) Senior Developer
9 113 (4.79%) C# Developer
10 106 (4.49%) Junior
11 104 (4.40%) .NET Developer
12 99 (4.19%) Programmer
13 88 (3.73%) Consultant
13 88 (3.73%) Test Engineer
14 81 (3.43%) Business Analyst
15 80 (3.39%) Graduate Developer
16 74 (3.13%) Junior Developer
17 72 (3.05%) C# .NET Developer
18 69 (2.92%) Architect
19 61 (2.58%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 524 (22.19%) .NET
2 432 (18.30%) HTML
3 272 (11.52%) CSS
4 264 (11.18%) ASP.NET
5 235 (9.95%) jQuery
6 187 (7.92%) XML
7 167 (7.07%) Web Services
8 119 (5.04%) HTML5
9 92 (3.90%) ASP.NET MVC
10 85 (3.60%) .NET Framework
11 78 (3.30%) Spring
12 74 (3.13%) Ajax
13 69 (2.92%) WCF
14 66 (2.80%) J2EE
15 65 (2.75%) CSS3
16 59 (2.50%) SOAP
17 51 (2.16%) Entity Framework
18 50 (2.12%) ASP.NET Web API
19 48 (2.03%) Hibernate
20 41 (1.74%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 895 (37.91%) Computer Science
2 326 (13.81%) Analytical Skills
3 280 (11.86%) Mathematics
4 138 (5.84%) Management Information System
5 107 (4.53%) Physics
6 98 (4.15%) Algorithms
7 88 (3.73%) User Experience
8 55 (2.33%) Mobile App
9 41 (1.74%) Statistics
9 41 (1.74%) PMI
10 38 (1.61%) Client/Server
11 36 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
12 35 (1.48%) Internet of Things
13 34 (1.44%) Robotics
14 33 (1.40%) Embedded Systems
15 31 (1.31%) Pocket PC
16 25 (1.06%) Device Driver
16 25 (1.06%) Data Centre
17 22 (0.93%) GIS
18 21 (0.89%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 428 (18.13%) Windows
2 308 (13.05%) Linux
3 125 (5.29%) Android
4 109 (4.62%) UNIX
5 103 (4.36%) Apple iOS
6 48 (2.03%) Windows Server 2008
7 38 (1.61%) Windows 7
8 35 (1.48%) Windows Server 2012
9 34 (1.44%) Windows Server 2003
10 27 (1.14%) Windows XP
11 17 (0.72%) HPUX
11 17 (0.72%) Embedded Linux
12 15 (0.64%) Solaris
13 14 (0.59%) Windows 8
13 14 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 13 (0.55%) AIX
15 12 (0.51%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 10 (0.42%) Debian
17 9 (0.38%) Mac OS X
18 7 (0.30%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 584 (24.74%) Software Engineering
2 571 (24.18%) Agile Software Development
3 270 (11.44%) Project Management
4 260 (11.01%) OO
5 248 (10.50%) SDLC
6 214 (9.06%) ITIL
7 213 (9.02%) Scrum
8 194 (8.22%) MVC
9 158 (6.69%) PRINCE2
10 141 (5.97%) TDD
11 114 (4.83%) Web Development
12 104 (4.40%) Business Intelligence
12 104 (4.40%) Mentoring
13 102 (4.32%) Time Management
13 102 (4.32%) Unit Testing
14 90 (3.81%) Waterfall
15 83 (3.52%) E-Commerce
16 80 (3.39%) Stakeholder Management
17 77 (3.26%) OOP
18 74 (3.13%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 603 (25.54%) SQL
2 585 (24.78%) C#
3 452 (19.14%) Java
4 427 (18.09%) JavaScript
5 416 (17.62%) C++
6 324 (13.72%) C
7 226 (9.57%) Python
8 131 (5.55%) Perl
9 88 (3.73%) Objective-C
10 82 (3.47%) PHP
11 72 (3.05%) VB.NET
12 63 (2.67%) T-SQL
13 62 (2.63%) VB
14 48 (2.03%) PowerShell
15 43 (1.82%) Embedded C
16 39 (1.65%) Shell Script
16 39 (1.65%) MATLAB
17 36 (1.52%) PL/SQL
18 35 (1.48%) Embedded C++
18 35 (1.48%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 106 (4.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 100 (4.24%) Security Cleared
3 62 (2.63%) ISEB
4 61 (2.58%) SC Cleared
5 49 (2.08%) PMI Certification
6 48 (2.03%) ITIL Certification
6 48 (2.03%) CISSP
7 44 (1.86%) MCP
8 38 (1.61%) HND
8 38 (1.61%) PhD
9 37 (1.57%) CISM
10 34 (1.44%) MCSE
11 32 (1.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 31 (1.31%) Cisco Certification
13 21 (0.89%) PMP
14 20 (0.85%) CISA
15 19 (0.80%) HNC
16 18 (0.76%) SSCP
16 18 (0.76%) ISTQB
17 16 (0.68%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 126 (5.34%) QA
2 49 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 35 (1.48%) SLA
4 28 (1.19%) ISO 9001
5 23 (0.97%) PCI DSS
6 19 (0.80%) ISO 9000
7 10 (0.42%) COBIT
8 9 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 9 (0.38%) HL7
9 7 (0.30%) ISO 8583
10 6 (0.25%) ISO 14001
11 5 (0.21%) ISO 9002
12 4 (0.17%) 21 CFR Part 11
12 4 (0.17%) GMP
12 4 (0.17%) PMBOK
13 3 (0.13%) TickIT
13 3 (0.13%) JTAG
14 2 (0.085%) JSP 440
15 1 (0.042%) ISO/IEC 20000
15 1 (0.042%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 100 (4.24%) Active Directory
2 75 (3.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (0.80%) Firmware
4 16 (0.68%) Hyper-V
5 12 (0.51%) XenApp
5 12 (0.51%) iptables
6 10 (0.42%) VMware Server
6 10 (0.42%) vSphere
6 10 (0.42%) Postfix
7 7 (0.30%) Oracle RAC
7 7 (0.30%) NFS
7 7 (0.30%) KVM
8 6 (0.25%) vCloud
8 6 (0.25%) Terminal Services
9 5 (0.21%) Samba
9 5 (0.21%) Xen
9 5 (0.21%) Docker
9 5 (0.21%) Slurm Workload Manager
9 5 (0.21%) LXC
10 4 (0.17%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 13 (0.55%) Puppet
2 12 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
2 12 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (0.38%) Ansible
3 9 (0.38%) SCCM
4 8 (0.34%) Backup Exec
5 7 (0.30%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 7 (0.30%) Data Guard
6 6 (0.25%) Oracle RMAN
7 5 (0.21%) Mesos
8 4 (0.17%) Windows Intune
8 4 (0.17%) SolarWinds Orion
9 3 (0.13%) Norton AntiVirus
9 3 (0.13%) Oracle Identity Management
9 3 (0.13%) Unicenter
10 2 (0.085%) WSUS
10 2 (0.085%) Nagios
10 2 (0.085%) Vagrant
10 2 (0.085%) Salt
11 1 (0.042%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 454 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 193 (8.17%) Oracle
3 92 (3.90%) VMware
4 73 (3.09%) Cisco
5 65 (2.75%) Citrix
6 61 (2.58%) SAP
7 39 (1.65%) HP
8 27 (1.14%) IBM
8 27 (1.14%) Sitecore
9 25 (1.06%) Adobe
10 24 (1.02%) CheckPoint
11 21 (0.89%) Juniper
11 21 (0.89%) Google
12 16 (0.68%) Xamarin
12 16 (0.68%) TOWER Software
13 15 (0.64%) Rackspace
14 14 (0.59%) Perforce
15 12 (0.51%) Red Hat
15 12 (0.51%) F5
15 12 (0.51%) Atlassian
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing
Salary: benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
PROTEUS EUROPE
Posted: 2 hours ago
Hertfordshire
ISL
Salary: £55000.00 - £68000.00 per annum + Great Benefits & Share Options
Posted: 7 hours ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum + 8 weeks holiday
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Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Private Medical, Pension
Posted: 9 hours ago
Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum, plus Shares and Benefits!
Posted: 9 hours ago
Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 9 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 10 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Airbus
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Advancing People Recruitment
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
ECM Selection
Salary: to £48k DoE + good benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + bonus + benefits!
Posted: 14 hours ago
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Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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