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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 13 8 10
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Permanent jobs citing Degree 1179 1538 1399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 15.59% 17.86% 16.36%
As % of the Qualifications category 53.01% 59.11% 56.43%
Number of salaries quoted 940 1232 1139
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,550 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £52,500
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
2224 2602 2479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 29.40% 30.21% 29.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1757 2079 2058
Average salary £43,900 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £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 24 April 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 24 April 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 0 513 £42,500 +6.25% 121
Hertfordshire -7 301 £42,500 +6.25% 45
Essex 0 175 £45,000 - 23
Suffolk +4 106 £40,000 - 10
Bedfordshire -17 68 £40,000 +6.66% 10
Norfolk -10 17 £25,375 -7.72% 2
Degree
England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 842 (35.77%) Computer Science
2 625 (26.55%) SQL
3 592 (25.15%) Software Engineering
4 571 (24.26%) C#
5 504 (21.41%) .NET
6 479 (20.35%) Agile Software Development
7 441 (18.73%) Microsoft
8 436 (18.52%) Java
9 414 (17.59%) C++
10 413 (17.54%) JavaScript
11 400 (16.99%) HTML
12 397 (16.86%) Windows
13 375 (15.93%) C
14 371 (15.76%) SQL Server
15 348 (14.78%) Finance
16 344 (14.61%) Linux
17 343 (14.57%) Analytical Skills
18 300 (12.74%) MS Excel
19 270 (11.47%) Mathematics
20 269 (11.43%) Python
21 264 (11.21%) CSS
21 264 (11.21%) Project Management
22 245 (10.41%) OO
23 230 (9.77%) ASP.NET
24 220 (9.35%) jQuery
25 202 (8.58%) ITIL
26 200 (8.50%) XML
27 199 (8.45%) MVC
28 180 (7.65%) Scrum
29 178 (7.56%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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
1 129 (5.48%) SharePoint
2 60 (2.55%) IIS
3 46 (1.95%) Apache
3 46 (1.95%) Tomcat
4 45 (1.91%) WebSphere
5 43 (1.83%) MS Exchange
6 36 (1.53%) SharePoint 2013
7 34 (1.44%) SharePoint 2010
8 33 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2010
9 32 (1.36%) BizTalk Server
10 27 (1.15%) SAS
11 24 (1.02%) JBoss
12 18 (0.76%) MQSeries
13 17 (0.72%) WebLogic
13 17 (0.72%) SharePoint Server
14 16 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2007
14 16 (0.68%) Node.js
14 16 (0.68%) Lync
15 15 (0.64%) WebSphere Application Server
16 13 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 300 (12.74%) MS Excel
2 121 (5.14%) MS Office
3 47 (2.00%) MS Visio
4 44 (1.87%) MS Project
5 42 (1.78%) MS PowerPoint
6 15 (0.64%) Photoshop
6 15 (0.64%) SOLIDWORKS
7 13 (0.55%) Pro/ENGINEER
7 13 (0.55%) PTC Creo
8 11 (0.47%) SPSS
9 9 (0.38%) Adobe Illustrator
10 5 (0.21%) AutoCAD
10 5 (0.21%) Simulink
10 5 (0.21%) CPLEX
11 3 (0.13%) Blender
11 3 (0.13%) Mingle
11 3 (0.13%) S-PLUS
11 3 (0.13%) FrameMaker
11 3 (0.13%) XMetaL
11 3 (0.13%) Maya
Business Applications
1 13 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.51%) assyst
3 8 (0.34%) SAP CRM
3 8 (0.34%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 7 (0.30%) SAP ERP
5 6 (0.25%) SAP SD
6 5 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
6 5 (0.21%) Oracle CRM
7 4 (0.17%) SAP FI
7 4 (0.17%) SAP FI/CO
7 4 (0.17%) SAP CO
7 4 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
8 3 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
8 3 (0.13%) Oracle General Ledger
8 3 (0.13%) Oracle iProcurement
8 3 (0.13%) Oracle Payables
8 3 (0.13%) Oracle Receivables
8 3 (0.13%) Oracle Assets
9 2 (0.085%) Oracle Internet Expenses
9 2 (0.085%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 36 (1.53%) SaaS
2 35 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
3 31 (1.32%) Office 365
4 26 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
5 13 (0.55%) Google Cloud Platform
6 10 (0.42%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (0.17%) Basecamp
7 4 (0.17%) IaaS
7 4 (0.17%) PaaS
7 4 (0.17%) Dropbox
8 3 (0.13%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.085%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.085%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 117 (4.97%) Internet
2 85 (3.61%) Firewall
3 83 (3.53%) TCP/IP
4 78 (3.31%) Wireless
5 34 (1.44%) HTTP
6 33 (1.40%) SAN
7 31 (1.32%) VPN
8 30 (1.27%) WAN
9 28 (1.19%) DNS
10 26 (1.10%) DWDM
10 26 (1.10%) DSL
11 25 (1.06%) Network Security
12 22 (0.93%) LAN
13 20 (0.85%) Broadband
14 19 (0.81%) Ethernet
15 16 (0.68%) LTE
16 14 (0.59%) DHCP
17 12 (0.51%) VoIP
18 10 (0.42%) SSL
18 10 (0.42%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 371 (15.76%) SQL Server
2 124 (5.27%) MySQL
3 108 (4.59%) Relational Database
4 83 (3.53%) SQL Server 2008
5 77 (3.27%) SQL Server 2012
6 62 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 56 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
8 55 (2.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 44 (1.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 36 (1.53%) RDBMS
11 33 (1.40%) Data Mining
12 30 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
13 28 (1.19%) NoSQL
14 27 (1.15%) SQL Server 2005
15 21 (0.89%) Oracle Database
16 20 (0.85%) Big Data
16 20 (0.85%) MS Access
17 17 (0.72%) MongoDB
18 16 (0.68%) DB2
19 15 (0.64%) Firebird
Development Applications
1 89 (3.78%) Visual Studio
2 88 (3.74%) Git (software)
3 83 (3.53%) Selenium
4 64 (2.72%) Subversion
4 64 (2.72%) Maven
5 56 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
6 55 (2.34%) Jenkins
7 53 (2.25%) Eclipse
8 34 (1.44%) Octopus Deploy
9 33 (1.40%) NUnit
10 32 (1.36%) JIRA
11 31 (1.32%) JUnit
12 29 (1.23%) SpecFlow
12 29 (1.23%) Moq
13 25 (1.06%) QuickTest Pro
14 21 (0.89%) LoadRunner
15 17 (0.72%) Ant
15 17 (0.72%) TeamCity
16 13 (0.55%) LabVIEW
16 13 (0.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 348 (14.78%) Finance
2 169 (7.18%) Electronics
3 148 (6.29%) Telecoms
4 105 (4.46%) Retail
4 105 (4.46%) Marketing
5 97 (4.12%) Manufacturing
6 88 (3.74%) Banking
7 51 (2.17%) Automotive
8 44 (1.87%) Games
9 36 (1.53%) Legal
10 34 (1.44%) Military
11 25 (1.06%) Aerospace
12 23 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
13 19 (0.81%) French Language
14 17 (0.72%) Financial Institution
14 17 (0.72%) Law
15 16 (0.68%) Publishing
16 15 (0.64%) Back Office
17 13 (0.55%) German Language
18 12 (0.51%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 744 (31.61%) Developer
2 402 (17.08%) Software Engineer
3 277 (11.77%) Analyst
4 207 (8.79%) Software Developer
5 181 (7.69%) Graduate
6 139 (5.90%) Java Developer
7 120 (5.10%) Project Manager
8 115 (4.89%) Business Analyst
9 114 (4.84%) Senior Developer
10 106 (4.50%) Junior
11 99 (4.21%) Consultant
11 99 (4.21%) C# Developer
12 97 (4.12%) .NET Developer
13 96 (4.08%) Test Engineer
14 89 (3.78%) Programmer
15 85 (3.61%) Graduate Developer
16 76 (3.23%) Junior Developer
17 60 (2.55%) Tester
17 60 (2.55%) C++ Developer
18 57 (2.42%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 504 (21.41%) .NET
2 400 (16.99%) HTML
3 264 (11.21%) CSS
4 230 (9.77%) ASP.NET
5 220 (9.35%) jQuery
6 200 (8.50%) XML
7 166 (7.05%) Web Services
8 126 (5.35%) HTML5
9 89 (3.78%) ASP.NET MVC
10 80 (3.40%) SOAP
11 75 (3.19%) Ajax
12 73 (3.10%) Spring
13 69 (2.93%) .NET Framework
14 66 (2.80%) WCF
15 65 (2.76%) J2EE
16 52 (2.21%) CSS3
17 50 (2.12%) Hibernate
18 46 (1.95%) ASP.NET Web API
19 45 (1.91%) XSLT
20 44 (1.87%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 842 (35.77%) Computer Science
2 343 (14.57%) Analytical Skills
3 270 (11.47%) Mathematics
4 127 (5.40%) Management Information System
5 118 (5.01%) Algorithms
6 92 (3.91%) User Experience
7 87 (3.70%) Physics
8 56 (2.38%) Statistics
9 51 (2.17%) Open Source
10 50 (2.12%) Mobile App
11 46 (1.95%) Internet of Things
12 44 (1.87%) Embedded Systems
13 40 (1.70%) Client/Server
14 35 (1.49%) Cryptography
15 34 (1.44%) Device Driver
16 32 (1.36%) Robotics
16 32 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
17 31 (1.32%) Chemistry
18 28 (1.19%) N-Tier
19 26 (1.10%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 397 (16.86%) Windows
2 344 (14.61%) Linux
3 153 (6.50%) UNIX
4 112 (4.76%) Android
5 87 (3.70%) Apple iOS
6 48 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
7 32 (1.36%) Windows 7
8 27 (1.15%) HPUX
8 27 (1.15%) Solaris
9 22 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 20 (0.85%) Debian
11 19 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
11 19 (0.81%) AIX
11 19 (0.81%) Windows XP
12 18 (0.76%) Embedded Linux
13 17 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
14 10 (0.42%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 8 (0.34%) Windows 8
15 8 (0.34%) Mac OS X
16 4 (0.17%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 592 (25.15%) Software Engineering
2 479 (20.35%) Agile Software Development
3 264 (11.21%) Project Management
4 245 (10.41%) OO
5 202 (8.58%) ITIL
6 199 (8.45%) MVC
7 180 (7.65%) Scrum
8 142 (6.03%) PRINCE2
9 118 (5.01%) TDD
10 108 (4.59%) Business Intelligence
11 103 (4.38%) Unit Testing
12 100 (4.25%) Mentoring
13 97 (4.12%) E-Commerce
14 94 (3.99%) Business Analysis
15 90 (3.82%) Web Development
16 89 (3.78%) Workflow
16 89 (3.78%) Analytics
17 88 (3.74%) Waterfall
18 87 (3.70%) Time Management
19 86 (3.65%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 625 (26.55%) SQL
2 571 (24.26%) C#
3 436 (18.52%) Java
4 414 (17.59%) C++
5 413 (17.54%) JavaScript
6 375 (15.93%) C
7 269 (11.43%) Python
8 116 (4.93%) Perl
9 108 (4.59%) PHP
10 63 (2.68%) MATLAB
11 62 (2.63%) Objective-C
11 62 (2.63%) VB
12 56 (2.38%) T-SQL
13 55 (2.34%) VB.NET
14 47 (2.00%) Embedded C
15 40 (1.70%) VBA
16 39 (1.66%) Embedded C++
17 36 (1.53%) PowerShell
18 33 (1.40%) Shell Script
19 30 (1.27%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 113 (4.80%) Security Cleared
2 89 (3.78%) ISEB
3 75 (3.19%) Microsoft Certification
4 72 (3.06%) SC Cleared
5 45 (1.91%) ISTQB
6 41 (1.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 39 (1.66%) ITIL Certification
8 37 (1.57%) PhD
9 35 (1.49%) PMI Certification
10 33 (1.40%) CISSP
11 31 (1.32%) MCSE
11 31 (1.32%) MCP
12 29 (1.23%) CISM
12 29 (1.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 21 (0.89%) Cisco Certification
14 18 (0.76%) CCNA
14 18 (0.76%) CISA
15 17 (0.72%) HND
15 17 (0.72%) Sun Certification
16 14 (0.59%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 148 (6.29%) QA
2 42 (1.78%) ISO 9001
3 33 (1.40%) SLA
3 33 (1.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 30 (1.27%) ISO 9000
5 21 (0.89%) PCI DSS
6 13 (0.55%) ISO 8583
7 5 (0.21%) COBIT
7 5 (0.21%) ISO 14001
7 5 (0.21%) ISO 9002
8 4 (0.17%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 4 (0.17%) GMP
8 4 (0.17%) JSP 440
8 4 (0.17%) JTAG
8 4 (0.17%) IEC 61508
8 4 (0.17%) DO-178B
9 3 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.042%) GLP
10 1 (0.042%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 102 (4.33%) Active Directory
2 92 (3.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (1.06%) Firmware
4 14 (0.59%) Hyper-V
5 13 (0.55%) XenApp
6 10 (0.42%) VirtualBox
7 9 (0.38%) vSphere
7 9 (0.38%) Postfix
7 9 (0.38%) VMware Server
8 8 (0.34%) Xen
9 7 (0.30%) KVM
10 5 (0.21%) Docker
10 5 (0.21%) LXC
10 5 (0.21%) iptables
10 5 (0.21%) Slurm Workload Manager
11 4 (0.17%) vCloud
11 4 (0.17%) NFS
12 3 (0.13%) Samba
12 3 (0.13%) VMware ESX
12 3 (0.13%) Snort
Systems Management
1 16 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
2 12 (0.51%) Puppet
3 11 (0.47%) Ansible
4 8 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (0.34%) Backup Exec
5 6 (0.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 6 (0.25%) Nagios
6 5 (0.21%) SCCM
6 5 (0.21%) Mesos
7 3 (0.13%) Unicenter
7 3 (0.13%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.085%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (0.085%) SCOrch
8 2 (0.085%) Salt
8 2 (0.085%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 2 (0.085%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.042%) Windows Intune
9 1 (0.042%) MOM
9 1 (0.042%) Data Guard
9 1 (0.042%) Nessus
Vendors
1 441 (18.73%) Microsoft
2 178 (7.56%) Oracle
3 107 (4.55%) VMware
4 68 (2.89%) Citrix
5 61 (2.59%) SAP
6 58 (2.46%) Cisco
7 52 (2.21%) HP
8 50 (2.12%) IBM
9 31 (1.32%) Sitecore
10 24 (1.02%) Google
11 19 (0.81%) Red Hat
11 19 (0.81%) TOWER Software
11 19 (0.81%) NetApp
12 18 (0.76%) Adobe
12 18 (0.76%) CheckPoint
13 15 (0.64%) Perforce
14 13 (0.55%) Sun
14 13 (0.55%) EMC
15 12 (0.51%) Tableau
16 11 (0.47%) Cognos
Basildon, Essex
AWD Recruitment
Salary: £50,000 +Bonus +On-Call Allowance +Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £0.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: 25,000 to 30,000
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: £50,000 to £60,000
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £40,000
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: £50,000 to £55,000
Posted: 15 hours ago
Basildon, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 to 35,000 + Company Car
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Spring Technology
Salary: benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k + excellent benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus (£80,000 OTE)+ car allowance
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 45k + 5% pension, healthcare, life assurance + more
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Shares + Pension
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £30k + DOE
Posted: 21 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 hours ago