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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 6 10 11
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Permanent jobs citing Degree 1276 1267 1122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 17.37% 16.49% 15.71%
As % of the Qualifications category 55.31% 53.30% 54.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1100 961 929
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,700 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
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
2307 2377 2050
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 31.40% 30.93% 28.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1974 1856 1695
Average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -1 493 £40,000 - 140
Hertfordshire -1 358 £40,000 - 61
Essex +1 189 £37,500 -6.83% 20
Bedfordshire 0 145 £42,500 +6.25% 8
Suffolk +6 70 £37,500 - 8
Norfolk -7 17 £30,000 +31.86% 3
Degree
England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 853 (35.25%) Computer Science
2 594 (24.55%) Agile Software Development
3 586 (24.21%) SQL
4 527 (21.78%) Software Engineering
5 523 (21.61%) C#
6 479 (19.79%) .NET
7 446 (18.43%) Java
8 424 (17.52%) JavaScript
9 423 (17.48%) HTML
9 423 (17.48%) Microsoft
10 382 (15.79%) Windows
11 362 (14.96%) C++
12 356 (14.71%) SQL Server
13 353 (14.59%) Finance
14 333 (13.76%) Analytical Skills
15 312 (12.89%) Mathematics
16 286 (11.82%) Project Management
16 286 (11.82%) C
17 282 (11.65%) MS Excel
18 272 (11.24%) Linux
19 270 (11.16%) CSS
20 253 (10.45%) ASP.NET
21 248 (10.25%) SDLC
22 246 (10.17%) jQuery
23 232 (9.59%) Scrum
24 222 (9.17%) OO
25 218 (9.01%) Python
26 206 (8.51%) Oracle
27 198 (8.18%) ITIL
28 182 (7.52%) MVC

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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
1 106 (4.38%) SharePoint
2 70 (2.89%) IIS
3 56 (2.31%) JBoss
4 41 (1.69%) Tomcat
5 39 (1.61%) Node.js
6 34 (1.40%) MS Exchange
7 29 (1.20%) Lync
8 27 (1.12%) Apache
9 25 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
10 23 (0.95%) SharePoint 2010
11 21 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2007
12 19 (0.79%) CMS
12 19 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2010
13 18 (0.74%) SAS
13 18 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
14 17 (0.70%) ColdFusion
14 17 (0.70%) Oracle Application Server
15 15 (0.62%) WebSphere
16 12 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2013
17 11 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 282 (11.65%) MS Excel
2 122 (5.04%) MS Office
3 34 (1.40%) MS Project
4 27 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
5 23 (0.95%) AutoCAD
6 22 (0.91%) MS Visio
7 19 (0.79%) SOLIDWORKS
8 18 (0.74%) Pro/ENGINEER
8 18 (0.74%) PTC Creo
9 17 (0.70%) Photoshop
10 15 (0.62%) FrameMaker
11 11 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
11 11 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 9 (0.37%) RoboHelp
13 8 (0.33%) SPSS
13 8 (0.33%) Siemens NX
14 7 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
15 6 (0.25%) Revit
15 6 (0.25%) MicroStation
15 6 (0.25%) Solid Edge
Business Applications
1 9 (0.37%) SAP MM
1 9 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.33%) SAP FI
3 6 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (0.21%) Oracle CRM
5 4 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (0.17%) Teamcenter
6 3 (0.12%) assyst
6 3 (0.12%) PeopleSoft HRMS
6 3 (0.12%) SAP ERP
6 3 (0.12%) Oracle General Ledger
6 3 (0.12%) Magento
6 3 (0.12%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (0.083%) AWD
7 2 (0.083%) Oracle Cash Management
7 2 (0.083%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 2 (0.083%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (0.083%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.083%) SAP InfiniteInsight
8 1 (0.041%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 48 (1.98%) SaaS
2 39 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
3 34 (1.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 34 (1.40%) Office 365
4 14 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
5 12 (0.50%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (0.17%) Dropbox
6 4 (0.17%) GitHub
6 4 (0.17%) Basecamp
7 2 (0.083%) Google App Engine
7 2 (0.083%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.041%) PaaS
8 1 (0.041%) Heroku
8 1 (0.041%) Engine Yard
8 1 (0.041%) IaaS
8 1 (0.041%) Google Compute Engine
8 1 (0.041%) SoftLayer
8 1 (0.041%) Silverpop
8 1 (0.041%) Firebase
8 1 (0.041%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 83 (3.43%) Internet
2 77 (3.18%) TCP/IP
3 69 (2.85%) Firewall
4 56 (2.31%) Wireless
5 41 (1.69%) DNS
6 29 (1.20%) WAN
7 27 (1.12%) Network Security
8 22 (0.91%) LAN
8 22 (0.91%) VPN
9 20 (0.83%) Ethernet
10 19 (0.79%) HTTP
11 17 (0.70%) SAN
11 17 (0.70%) DHCP
12 16 (0.66%) SMTP
13 14 (0.58%) Wi-Fi
14 13 (0.54%) LTE
15 12 (0.50%) SNMP
16 11 (0.45%) VoIP
17 10 (0.41%) Broadband
18 9 (0.37%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 356 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 118 (4.88%) Relational Database
3 98 (4.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 91 (3.76%) MySQL
5 82 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
6 78 (3.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 73 (3.02%) NoSQL
8 60 (2.48%) SQL Server 2012
9 55 (2.27%) RDBMS
10 45 (1.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 41 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
12 39 (1.61%) Oracle Database
13 38 (1.57%) MongoDB
14 28 (1.16%) PostgreSQL
15 27 (1.12%) QlikView
16 23 (0.95%) SQL Server 2005
17 22 (0.91%) Oracle Database 11g
18 21 (0.87%) Apache Cassandra
19 20 (0.83%) DTS
19 20 (0.83%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 120 (4.96%) Git (software)
2 115 (4.75%) Selenium
3 80 (3.31%) Visual Studio
4 78 (3.22%) Team Foundation Server
5 77 (3.18%) TeamCity
6 71 (2.93%) Subversion
7 63 (2.60%) Jenkins
8 46 (1.90%) JIRA
9 43 (1.78%) NUnit
10 42 (1.74%) LabVIEW
11 39 (1.61%) Maven
12 33 (1.36%) Eclipse
13 30 (1.24%) Octopus Deploy
14 18 (0.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 17 (0.70%) Moq
16 15 (0.62%) Cucumber
16 15 (0.62%) SpecFlow
17 13 (0.54%) JUnit
17 13 (0.54%) HP UFT
18 12 (0.50%) Xcode
General
1 353 (14.59%) Finance
2 137 (5.66%) Telecoms
3 121 (5.00%) Electronics
4 111 (4.59%) Banking
5 109 (4.50%) Marketing
6 79 (3.26%) Retail
7 76 (3.14%) Manufacturing
8 52 (2.15%) Automotive
9 32 (1.32%) Games
10 28 (1.16%) Pharmaceutical
11 24 (0.99%) Legal
12 22 (0.91%) Aerospace
13 20 (0.83%) Back Office
13 20 (0.83%) Publishing
14 18 (0.74%) German Language
15 17 (0.70%) French Language
16 14 (0.58%) Billing
17 13 (0.54%) Advertising
18 11 (0.45%) Military
19 8 (0.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 748 (30.91%) Developer
2 365 (15.08%) Software Engineer
3 281 (11.61%) Analyst
4 190 (7.85%) Graduate
5 170 (7.02%) Software Developer
6 169 (6.98%) Java Developer
7 137 (5.66%) Project Manager
8 134 (5.54%) Junior
9 115 (4.75%) Senior Developer
9 115 (4.75%) Programmer
10 104 (4.30%) .NET Developer
11 100 (4.13%) C# Developer
12 88 (3.64%) Consultant
13 86 (3.55%) Business Analyst
14 84 (3.47%) Graduate Developer
15 76 (3.14%) Architect
16 73 (3.02%) Test Engineer
17 72 (2.98%) Web Developer
17 72 (2.98%) C# .NET Developer
18 69 (2.85%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 479 (19.79%) .NET
2 423 (17.48%) HTML
3 270 (11.16%) CSS
4 253 (10.45%) ASP.NET
5 246 (10.17%) jQuery
6 163 (6.74%) XML
7 154 (6.36%) Web Services
8 106 (4.38%) HTML5
9 98 (4.05%) Spring
10 90 (3.72%) .NET Framework
10 90 (3.72%) ASP.NET MVC
11 83 (3.43%) CSS3
12 77 (3.18%) Ajax
13 66 (2.73%) Hibernate
14 61 (2.52%) J2EE
15 60 (2.48%) WCF
15 60 (2.48%) Entity Framework
16 57 (2.36%) AngularJS
17 40 (1.65%) RESTful
17 40 (1.65%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 853 (35.25%) Computer Science
2 333 (13.76%) Analytical Skills
3 312 (12.89%) Mathematics
4 148 (6.12%) Management Information System
5 102 (4.21%) Physics
6 82 (3.39%) User Experience
7 69 (2.85%) Algorithms
8 51 (2.11%) Mobile App
9 38 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
9 38 (1.57%) Embedded Systems
9 38 (1.57%) PMI
10 31 (1.28%) GIS
10 31 (1.28%) Statistics
11 30 (1.24%) Data Centre
12 28 (1.16%) Social Media
12 28 (1.16%) Client/Server
13 26 (1.07%) Internet of Things
14 25 (1.03%) Pocket PC
15 24 (0.99%) Device Driver
16 22 (0.91%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 382 (15.79%) Windows
2 272 (11.24%) Linux
3 116 (4.79%) Android
4 106 (4.38%) UNIX
5 91 (3.76%) Apple iOS
6 41 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
7 39 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
8 38 (1.57%) Windows Server 2008
9 29 (1.20%) Windows 7
10 28 (1.16%) Windows XP
11 22 (0.91%) AIX
11 22 (0.91%) HPUX
12 18 (0.74%) Solaris
13 17 (0.70%) Embedded Linux
14 13 (0.54%) Windows 8
15 11 (0.45%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 8 (0.33%) Windows 2000
17 7 (0.29%) Windows Vista
17 7 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 5 (0.21%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 594 (24.55%) Agile Software Development
2 527 (21.78%) Software Engineering
3 286 (11.82%) Project Management
4 248 (10.25%) SDLC
5 232 (9.59%) Scrum
6 222 (9.17%) OO
7 198 (8.18%) ITIL
8 182 (7.52%) MVC
9 160 (6.61%) TDD
10 157 (6.49%) PRINCE2
11 128 (5.29%) Business Intelligence
12 125 (5.17%) Web Development
13 115 (4.75%) Unit Testing
14 110 (4.55%) Mentoring
15 98 (4.05%) Time Management
16 90 (3.72%) Continuous Integration
17 81 (3.35%) Waterfall
18 74 (3.06%) E-Commerce
19 73 (3.02%) Kanban
19 73 (3.02%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 586 (24.21%) SQL
2 523 (21.61%) C#
3 446 (18.43%) Java
4 424 (17.52%) JavaScript
5 362 (14.96%) C++
6 286 (11.82%) C
7 218 (9.01%) Python
8 134 (5.54%) Perl
9 87 (3.60%) PHP
10 85 (3.51%) Objective-C
11 70 (2.89%) T-SQL
12 67 (2.77%) VB.NET
13 63 (2.60%) Shell Script
14 47 (1.94%) VB
15 43 (1.78%) Bash Shell
16 42 (1.74%) PL/SQL
17 39 (1.61%) PowerShell
18 37 (1.53%) Embedded C
19 31 (1.28%) Ruby
20 27 (1.12%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 111 (4.59%) Security Cleared
2 99 (4.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 60 (2.48%) SC Cleared
4 58 (2.40%) ISEB
5 57 (2.36%) HND
6 47 (1.94%) Cisco Certification
7 44 (1.82%) PMI Certification
8 43 (1.78%) CISSP
9 42 (1.74%) MCP
10 34 (1.40%) PhD
10 34 (1.40%) ITIL Certification
11 32 (1.32%) CCNP
12 28 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 28 (1.16%) MCSE
13 25 (1.03%) CISM
14 23 (0.95%) HNC
15 20 (0.83%) PMP
15 20 (0.83%) DV Cleared
16 19 (0.79%) ISTQB
17 17 (0.70%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 114 (4.71%) QA
2 44 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 26 (1.07%) SLA
4 17 (0.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 16 (0.66%) ISO 9001
6 12 (0.50%) COBIT
7 10 (0.41%) PCI DSS
8 9 (0.37%) HL7
9 6 (0.25%) TickIT
9 6 (0.25%) ISO 14001
10 5 (0.21%) ISO 9002
10 5 (0.21%) ISO 9000
10 5 (0.21%) PMBOK
11 3 (0.12%) IEC 61508
11 3 (0.12%) 21 CFR Part 11
11 3 (0.12%) GMP
12 2 (0.083%) JSP 440
13 1 (0.041%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 1 (0.041%) WAI
13 1 (0.041%) DO-178B
System Software
1 66 (2.73%) Active Directory
2 50 (2.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (0.70%) Oracle RAC
4 16 (0.66%) Hyper-V
5 14 (0.58%) Firmware
6 10 (0.41%) vSphere
6 10 (0.41%) iptables
7 8 (0.33%) NFS
8 7 (0.29%) XenApp
9 6 (0.25%) vCloud
9 6 (0.25%) Samba
10 4 (0.17%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (0.17%) Terminal Services
11 3 (0.12%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 3 (0.12%) VMware Server
11 3 (0.12%) Postfix
12 2 (0.083%) MetaFrame
13 1 (0.041%) Squid
13 1 (0.041%) XenDesktop
13 1 (0.041%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 18 (0.74%) Puppet
2 17 (0.70%) Data Guard
2 17 (0.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 17 (0.70%) Oracle RMAN
3 10 (0.41%) SCCM
4 8 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (0.29%) Ansible
5 7 (0.29%) Backup Exec
6 5 (0.21%) Windows Intune
7 4 (0.17%) SolarWinds Orion
7 4 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (0.12%) Oracle Identity Management
9 2 (0.083%) Cisco Prime
9 2 (0.083%) AirWatch
9 2 (0.083%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (0.083%) WSUS
10 1 (0.041%) Nessus
10 1 (0.041%) Nmap
10 1 (0.041%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (0.041%) Nagios
Vendors
1 423 (17.48%) Microsoft
2 206 (8.51%) Oracle
3 83 (3.43%) Cisco
4 70 (2.89%) VMware
5 69 (2.85%) SAP
6 45 (1.86%) Citrix
7 27 (1.12%) HP
8 26 (1.07%) Juniper
9 24 (0.99%) Google
10 23 (0.95%) Adobe
11 21 (0.87%) Cognos
12 20 (0.83%) F5
13 18 (0.74%) CheckPoint
14 15 (0.62%) Autodesk
14 15 (0.62%) Sitecore
14 15 (0.62%) Xamarin
15 13 (0.54%) Tableau
15 13 (0.54%) Rackspace
16 12 (0.50%) Atlassian
16 12 (0.50%) Cadence
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Share options, pension etc
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Good benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Optimus Search Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k + top benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £33,000 to £37,000
Posted: Yesterday
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £26,000 to £28,000 + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
GE Capital
Salary: Unspecified £Competitive Salary & Great Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Felixstowe, Suffolk
Itron Holding France
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Felixstowe, Suffolk
Itron Holding France
Posted: Yesterday
Colchester, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent + package
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £30k++
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £45k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday