The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 9 10 9
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Degree 1284 1253 1448
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.10% 16.38% 17.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 53.57% 56.14% 55.37%
Number of salaries quoted 994 1022 1232
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Qualifications Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2397 2232 2615
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 30.05% 29.18% 30.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1918 1828 2274
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Degree
England

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 July 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 30 July 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 +1 573 £38,650 -3.37% 115
Hertfordshire -4 315 £40,000 +6.66% 46
Bedfordshire +17 163 £40,000 +6.66% 17
Essex -1 139 £40,000 -1.84% 22
Suffolk -5 58 £37,500 +7.14% 9
Norfolk -3 25 £22,500 -35.71% 7
East Anglia - 1 £75,000 - 2
Degree
England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 1002 (35.75%) Computer Science
2 681 (24.30%) C#
3 670 (23.90%) SQL
4 659 (23.51%) Java
5 587 (20.94%) Software Engineering
6 567 (20.23%) .NET
7 517 (18.44%) C++
8 488 (17.41%) Microsoft
9 474 (16.91%) Finance
10 463 (16.52%) Linux
11 449 (16.02%) Windows
12 418 (14.91%) JavaScript
13 410 (14.63%) SQL Server
14 402 (14.34%) HTML
15 399 (14.23%) Oracle
16 351 (12.52%) OO
17 348 (12.42%) C
18 342 (12.20%) Mathematics
19 328 (11.70%) Python
20 321 (11.45%) Agile Software Development
21 320 (11.42%) CSS
22 289 (10.31%) MS Excel
23 274 (9.78%) ASP.NET
24 268 (9.56%) XML
25 261 (9.31%) Web Services
26 259 (9.24%) Project Management
27 256 (9.13%) UNIX
28 203 (7.24%) Marketing
29 197 (7.03%) Scrum
30 183 (6.53%) QA

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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
1 120 (4.28%) SharePoint
2 77 (2.75%) Apache
3 69 (2.46%) Tomcat
4 65 (2.32%) MS Exchange
5 56 (2.00%) CMS
6 55 (1.96%) IIS
7 38 (1.36%) WebSphere
8 37 (1.32%) WebLogic
8 37 (1.32%) BizTalk Server
9 29 (1.03%) SharePoint 2010
10 26 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2013
10 26 (0.93%) GlassFish
11 24 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2010
12 22 (0.78%) SharePoint Server
13 21 (0.75%) SAS
14 20 (0.71%) Drupal
15 18 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
15 18 (0.64%) Node.js
16 14 (0.50%) WebSphere Application Server
17 13 (0.46%) Documentum
Applications
1 289 (10.31%) MS Excel
2 132 (4.71%) MS Office
3 46 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
4 38 (1.36%) MS Visio
5 36 (1.28%) Photoshop
6 34 (1.21%) MS Project
7 28 (1.00%) Adobe Illustrator
8 19 (0.68%) XMetaL
9 18 (0.64%) FrameMaker
10 13 (0.46%) Simulink
11 10 (0.36%) InDesign
12 8 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
13 6 (0.21%) Acrobat
14 5 (0.18%) 3ds Max
15 4 (0.14%) PowerPivot
15 4 (0.14%) AutoCAD
15 4 (0.14%) SPSS
15 4 (0.14%) Pro/ENGINEER
16 3 (0.11%) RoboHelp
16 3 (0.11%) Maya
Business Applications
1 29 (1.03%) SunGard APT
2 23 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
3 21 (0.75%) assyst
4 16 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
5 14 (0.50%) SAP FI
5 14 (0.50%) SAP CO
6 13 (0.46%) SAP FI/CO
7 10 (0.36%) SAP SD
8 8 (0.29%) Magento
9 6 (0.21%) Oracle General Ledger
9 6 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
9 6 (0.21%) VisionPLUS
10 5 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
10 5 (0.18%) Oracle Financials
10 5 (0.18%) Oracle Payables
10 5 (0.18%) Oracle Receivables
10 5 (0.18%) Oracle Assets
10 5 (0.18%) Oracle Internet Expenses
10 5 (0.18%) Google Analytics
10 5 (0.18%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 24 (0.86%) SaaS
2 22 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
3 21 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
4 16 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
5 13 (0.46%) PaaS
6 12 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
7 9 (0.32%) Google App Engine
8 5 (0.18%) Google Apps
9 4 (0.14%) Office 365
9 4 (0.14%) Responsys
10 3 (0.11%) Amazon ELB
10 3 (0.11%) Route 53
11 2 (0.071%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 132 (4.71%) Wireless
2 122 (4.35%) Internet
3 100 (3.57%) Firewall
4 53 (1.89%) LAN
5 51 (1.82%) Wi-Fi
6 48 (1.71%) TCP/IP
6 48 (1.71%) SAN
7 47 (1.68%) LTE
8 46 (1.64%) HTTP
9 44 (1.57%) WAN
10 40 (1.43%) VLAN
11 35 (1.25%) DNS
12 33 (1.18%) VoIP
12 33 (1.18%) SS7
13 29 (1.03%) VPN
14 28 (1.00%) DHCP
15 27 (0.96%) VoLTE
16 26 (0.93%) Bluetooth
17 24 (0.86%) Network Security
17 24 (0.86%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 410 (14.63%) SQL Server
2 169 (6.03%) Relational Database
3 165 (5.89%) MySQL
4 86 (3.07%) Oracle Database
5 81 (2.89%) RDBMS
6 61 (2.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 58 (2.07%) Data Mining
8 53 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 46 (1.64%) NoSQL
10 42 (1.50%) Crystal Reports
11 40 (1.43%) Oracle Reports
12 38 (1.36%) SQL Server 2008
13 37 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
14 35 (1.25%) Informix
15 33 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
15 33 (1.18%) Oracle Database 11g
16 26 (0.93%) MongoDB
17 24 (0.86%) Big Data
17 24 (0.86%) SQL Server 2005
18 22 (0.78%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 168 (5.99%) Visual Studio
2 120 (4.28%) Subversion
3 95 (3.39%) Team Foundation Server
4 81 (2.89%) Git (software)
5 79 (2.82%) Maven
6 58 (2.07%) Selenium
7 42 (1.50%) Ant
8 36 (1.28%) Eclipse
9 31 (1.11%) Jenkins
10 30 (1.07%) QuickTest Pro
11 24 (0.86%) NUnit
12 22 (0.78%) JUnit
12 22 (0.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 21 (0.75%) JIRA
13 21 (0.75%) Bugzilla
14 15 (0.54%) Gradle
15 13 (0.46%) Oracle Forms
16 12 (0.43%) XMLSpy
17 10 (0.36%) TeamCity
17 10 (0.36%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 474 (16.91%) Finance
2 203 (7.24%) Marketing
3 171 (6.10%) Electronics
4 164 (5.85%) Telecoms
5 144 (5.14%) Retail
6 115 (4.10%) Banking
7 102 (3.64%) Manufacturing
8 59 (2.10%) Automotive
9 41 (1.46%) Publishing
9 41 (1.46%) Games
10 35 (1.25%) Advertising
10 35 (1.25%) Military
11 34 (1.21%) Financial Institution
12 33 (1.18%) Billing
13 31 (1.11%) Pharmaceutical
14 27 (0.96%) Legal
15 25 (0.89%) German Language
16 23 (0.82%) Multimedia
17 17 (0.61%) Back Office
17 17 (0.61%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 908 (32.39%) Developer
2 383 (13.66%) Analyst
3 371 (13.24%) Software Engineer
4 185 (6.60%) Graduate
5 179 (6.39%) Software Developer
6 170 (6.06%) Junior
7 150 (5.35%) Java Developer
8 121 (4.32%) Senior Developer
9 116 (4.14%) .NET Developer
10 109 (3.89%) Business Analyst
10 109 (3.89%) Test Engineer
11 103 (3.67%) C# Developer
12 95 (3.39%) Consultant
13 91 (3.25%) Support Engineer
14 89 (3.18%) Graduate Developer
15 88 (3.14%) Tester
16 87 (3.10%) Web Developer
17 81 (2.89%) Junior Developer
18 79 (2.82%) Administrator
19 78 (2.78%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 567 (20.23%) .NET
2 402 (14.34%) HTML
3 320 (11.42%) CSS
4 274 (9.78%) ASP.NET
5 268 (9.56%) XML
6 261 (9.31%) Web Services
7 170 (6.06%) jQuery
8 100 (3.57%) HTML5
9 99 (3.53%) WCF
10 93 (3.32%) Spring
10 93 (3.32%) .NET Framework
11 89 (3.18%) Ajax
12 86 (3.07%) J2EE
13 83 (2.96%) XSLT
14 82 (2.93%) Hibernate
15 76 (2.71%) SOAP
16 64 (2.28%) WinForms
17 60 (2.14%) JSP
18 59 (2.10%) JSON
19 55 (1.96%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1002 (35.75%) Computer Science
2 342 (12.20%) Mathematics
3 134 (4.78%) Physics
4 133 (4.74%) Management Information System
5 73 (2.60%) Mobile App
6 69 (2.46%) Firmware
7 61 (2.18%) Open Source
8 54 (1.93%) Statistics
9 42 (1.50%) Social Media
10 38 (1.36%) N-Tier
11 37 (1.32%) Visualisation
12 34 (1.21%) Embedded Systems
13 33 (1.18%) Client/Server
13 33 (1.18%) PMI
14 29 (1.03%) Replication
14 29 (1.03%) Hedge funds
15 27 (0.96%) Cryptography
15 27 (0.96%) GIS
15 27 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
16 25 (0.89%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 463 (16.52%) Linux
2 449 (16.02%) Windows
3 256 (9.13%) UNIX
4 111 (3.96%) Android
5 81 (2.89%) Apple iOS
6 58 (2.07%) Windows Server 2008
7 55 (1.96%) AIX
8 45 (1.61%) Solaris
9 33 (1.18%) HPUX
10 28 (1.00%) Windows 7
11 24 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
12 20 (0.71%) Windows XP
13 16 (0.57%) SUSE
14 15 (0.54%) Oracle Linux
15 14 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
16 10 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 7 (0.25%) Embedded Linux
18 6 (0.21%) Windows Phone
19 5 (0.18%) Windows Mobile
19 5 (0.18%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 587 (20.94%) Software Engineering
2 351 (12.52%) OO
3 321 (11.45%) Agile Software Development
4 259 (9.24%) Project Management
5 197 (7.03%) Scrum
6 167 (5.96%) MVC
7 161 (5.74%) TDD
8 159 (5.67%) ITIL
9 144 (5.14%) Multithreading
10 125 (4.46%) CRM
11 119 (4.25%) E-Commerce
12 115 (4.10%) Web Development
12 115 (4.10%) OOP
13 106 (3.78%) Analytics
14 94 (3.35%) UML
15 93 (3.32%) Risk Management
16 92 (3.28%) Software Testing
17 88 (3.14%) Migration
17 88 (3.14%) PRINCE2
18 82 (2.93%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 681 (24.30%) C#
2 670 (23.90%) SQL
3 659 (23.51%) Java
4 517 (18.44%) C++
5 418 (14.91%) JavaScript
6 348 (12.42%) C
7 328 (11.70%) Python
8 177 (6.31%) PHP
9 143 (5.10%) Perl
10 92 (3.28%) VB.NET
11 87 (3.10%) PL/SQL
12 61 (2.18%) VB
13 56 (2.00%) T-SQL
13 56 (2.00%) Shell Script
14 52 (1.86%) Ruby
15 37 (1.32%) Embedded C
15 37 (1.32%) MATLAB
16 35 (1.25%) Objective-C
17 33 (1.18%) VBA
18 23 (0.82%) VB6
Qualifications
1 93 (3.32%) Security Cleared
2 85 (3.03%) PhD
3 84 (3.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 75 (2.68%) ISEB
5 65 (2.32%) Cisco Certification
6 56 (2.00%) CCNA
7 54 (1.93%) ISTQB
8 51 (1.82%) SC Cleared
9 42 (1.50%) PMI Certification
10 31 (1.11%) PMP
10 31 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 31 (1.11%) MCSE
11 26 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
12 23 (0.82%) Postgraduate
13 21 (0.75%) CCNP
14 20 (0.71%) MBA
14 20 (0.71%) MCITP
15 19 (0.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 15 (0.54%) CBAP
17 13 (0.46%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 183 (6.53%) QA
2 38 (1.36%) SLA
3 29 (1.03%) ISO 9001
4 27 (0.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 16 (0.57%) PCI DSS
6 14 (0.50%) ISO 9000
7 12 (0.43%) JSP 440
7 12 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 11 (0.39%) COBIT
9 7 (0.25%) ISO 14001
10 5 (0.18%) JTAG
11 4 (0.14%) HL7
11 4 (0.14%) CDISC
12 2 (0.071%) DO-178B
12 2 (0.071%) IEC 61508
12 2 (0.071%) WAI
13 1 (0.036%) WCAG
13 1 (0.036%) GxP
13 1 (0.036%) TickIT
13 1 (0.036%) P3O
System Software
1 73 (2.60%) Active Directory
2 56 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (0.93%) Hyper-V
4 23 (0.82%) Oracle RAC
5 22 (0.78%) Oracle RMAN
6 20 (0.71%) XenApp
7 18 (0.64%) VMware ESX
8 15 (0.54%) KVM
9 10 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
10 8 (0.29%) vSphere
11 7 (0.25%) VMFS
12 5 (0.18%) Terminal Services
13 4 (0.14%) vCloud
14 3 (0.11%) Squid
14 3 (0.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 3 (0.11%) NFS
14 3 (0.11%) VMware Server
15 1 (0.036%) Terminal Server
15 1 (0.036%) ISA Server
15 1 (0.036%) Samba
Systems Management
1 19 (0.68%) Data Guard
1 19 (0.68%) Puppet
2 16 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
3 15 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (0.39%) Nagios
5 6 (0.21%) Oracle Statspack
5 6 (0.21%) SolarWinds Orion
6 4 (0.14%) SCCM
7 3 (0.11%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (0.11%) Ansible
7 3 (0.11%) WhatsUp Gold
7 3 (0.11%) ServiceCenter
7 3 (0.11%) HP SIM
8 2 (0.071%) SCOM
8 2 (0.071%) Opsview
8 2 (0.071%) SCDPM
8 2 (0.071%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 2 (0.071%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (0.071%) WebInspect
8 2 (0.071%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 488 (17.41%) Microsoft
2 399 (14.23%) Oracle
3 91 (3.25%) Cisco
4 77 (2.75%) VMware
5 69 (2.46%) HP
6 61 (2.18%) SAP
7 53 (1.89%) Adobe
8 51 (1.82%) Google
9 48 (1.71%) NetApp
10 47 (1.68%) JBoss
11 36 (1.28%) EMC
12 35 (1.25%) Citrix
13 33 (1.18%) Siebel
14 31 (1.11%) Sun
15 29 (1.03%) CheckPoint
15 29 (1.03%) SunGard
16 25 (0.89%) Perforce
17 22 (0.78%) Red Hat
18 20 (0.71%) DevExpress
18 20 (0.71%) Business Objects
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