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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 10 11 10
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Degree 1216 1144 1496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 15.97% 15.94% 16.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 52.12% 55.03% 54.07%
Number of salaries quoted 917 964 1262
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
2333 2079 2767
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 30.65% 28.98% 30.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1828 1731 2391
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 15 September 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 15 September 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 -1 513 £40,000 +5.26% 126
Hertfordshire +3 336 £40,000 - 41
Bedfordshire +12 160 £36,500 -8.75% 6
Essex +4 129 £45,000 +12.50% 14
Suffolk -1 50 £35,000 -9.09% 4
Norfolk +2 36 £24,000 -31.42% 7
East Anglia +3 1 £75,000 +114.28%
Degree
England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 15 September 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.

1 980 (37.32%) Computer Science
2 649 (24.71%) C#
3 645 (24.56%) Java
4 604 (23.00%) SQL
5 602 (22.92%) Software Engineering
6 526 (20.03%) .NET
7 487 (18.55%) Agile Software Development
8 482 (18.35%) C++
9 481 (18.32%) Microsoft
10 444 (16.91%) Finance
11 417 (15.88%) Windows
12 402 (15.31%) Linux
13 390 (14.85%) JavaScript
13 390 (14.85%) Analytical Skills
14 361 (13.75%) HTML
15 358 (13.63%) SQL Server
16 353 (13.44%) C
17 341 (12.99%) Mathematics
18 340 (12.95%) Oracle
19 330 (12.57%) Python
20 324 (12.34%) OO
21 296 (11.27%) MS Excel
22 273 (10.40%) CSS
23 260 (9.90%) XML
24 259 (9.86%) Project Management
25 254 (9.67%) UNIX
25 254 (9.67%) ASP.NET
26 229 (8.72%) Web Services
27 200 (7.62%) Marketing
28 172 (6.55%) Scrum

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

For the 6 months to 15 September 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
1 103 (3.92%) SharePoint
2 70 (2.67%) Tomcat
3 66 (2.51%) IIS
4 63 (2.40%) Apache
5 54 (2.06%) CMS
6 43 (1.64%) MS Exchange
7 37 (1.41%) WebSphere
8 34 (1.29%) WebLogic
9 31 (1.18%) GlassFish
10 25 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
11 20 (0.76%) Drupal
11 20 (0.76%) Node.js
12 19 (0.72%) SAS
13 17 (0.65%) SharePoint Server
13 17 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
13 17 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
14 15 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2007
15 14 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2010
15 14 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2013
16 13 (0.50%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 296 (11.27%) MS Excel
2 139 (5.29%) MS Office
3 47 (1.79%) MS PowerPoint
4 33 (1.26%) MS Visio
5 31 (1.18%) MS Project
6 28 (1.07%) Photoshop
7 26 (0.99%) XMetaL
8 25 (0.95%) Adobe Illustrator
9 21 (0.80%) FrameMaker
10 16 (0.61%) Simulink
11 10 (0.38%) 3ds Max
11 10 (0.38%) InDesign
12 8 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
12 8 (0.30%) Acrobat
13 6 (0.23%) Maya
13 6 (0.23%) Blender
13 6 (0.23%) PowerPivot
14 5 (0.19%) CorelDRAW
14 5 (0.19%) RoboHelp
14 5 (0.19%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 27 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (0.61%) SunGard APT
3 15 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
4 11 (0.42%) VisionPLUS
5 10 (0.38%) SAP SD
5 10 (0.38%) Google Analytics
6 9 (0.34%) Magento
7 8 (0.30%) Oracle Financials
7 8 (0.30%) assyst
8 7 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
8 7 (0.27%) Oracle iProcurement
8 7 (0.27%) Oracle Payables
8 7 (0.27%) Oracle Receivables
8 7 (0.27%) Oracle Assets
8 7 (0.27%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 7 (0.27%) Oracle General Ledger
9 6 (0.23%) SAP CO
9 6 (0.23%) SAP FI
10 5 (0.19%) SAP FI/CO
10 5 (0.19%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 32 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
2 21 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (0.80%) SaaS
3 15 (0.57%) PaaS
4 14 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
5 13 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
6 10 (0.38%) Office 365
7 5 (0.19%) Google Apps
7 5 (0.19%) Google App Engine
8 4 (0.15%) Google Compute Engine
9 3 (0.11%) Amazon ELB
9 3 (0.11%) Route 53
10 2 (0.076%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.038%) GitHub
11 1 (0.038%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 142 (5.41%) Internet
2 99 (3.77%) Firewall
3 96 (3.66%) Wireless
4 75 (2.86%) TCP/IP
5 52 (1.98%) SAN
6 44 (1.68%) DNS
7 43 (1.64%) HTTP
8 42 (1.60%) LTE
9 40 (1.52%) WAN
10 38 (1.45%) LAN
10 38 (1.45%) VLAN
11 33 (1.26%) DHCP
11 33 (1.26%) 3G
11 33 (1.26%) 2G
12 31 (1.18%) VoIP
13 26 (0.99%) 3GPP
13 26 (0.99%) Wi-Fi
13 26 (0.99%) Intranet
13 26 (0.99%) Network Security
14 24 (0.91%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 358 (13.63%) SQL Server
2 148 (5.64%) MySQL
3 145 (5.52%) Relational Database
4 74 (2.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 64 (2.44%) Data Mining
6 63 (2.40%) RDBMS
7 60 (2.28%) Oracle Database
8 55 (2.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 52 (1.98%) SQL Server 2008
10 50 (1.90%) NoSQL
11 38 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
12 34 (1.29%) Oracle Reports
13 32 (1.22%) MongoDB
14 30 (1.14%) Hadoop
15 28 (1.07%) Crystal Reports
16 27 (1.03%) Big Data
17 26 (0.99%) Apache Cassandra
18 23 (0.88%) Informix
18 23 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
19 20 (0.76%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 160 (6.09%) Visual Studio
2 111 (4.23%) Subversion
3 88 (3.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 82 (3.12%) Git (software)
5 67 (2.55%) Maven
6 48 (1.83%) Selenium
7 41 (1.56%) Ant
8 31 (1.18%) Jenkins
9 26 (0.99%) NUnit
10 22 (0.84%) JUnit
10 22 (0.84%) Eclipse
11 19 (0.72%) QuickTest Pro
11 19 (0.72%) JIRA
12 18 (0.69%) TeamCity
13 16 (0.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 15 (0.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 15 (0.57%) Gradle
15 14 (0.53%) Bugzilla
16 13 (0.50%) XMLSpy
16 13 (0.50%) Oracle Forms
General
1 444 (16.91%) Finance
2 200 (7.62%) Marketing
3 165 (6.28%) Telecoms
4 136 (5.18%) Retail
5 129 (4.91%) Electronics
6 111 (4.23%) Manufacturing
7 87 (3.31%) Banking
8 47 (1.79%) Automotive
9 43 (1.64%) Publishing
10 38 (1.45%) Games
11 37 (1.41%) Military
12 33 (1.26%) Advertising
13 25 (0.95%) Financial Institution
14 24 (0.91%) Multimedia
15 23 (0.88%) Billing
15 23 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
15 23 (0.88%) Legal
16 18 (0.69%) Aerospace
17 17 (0.65%) Back Office
17 17 (0.65%) German Language
Job Titles
1 839 (31.95%) Developer
2 371 (14.13%) Analyst
3 358 (13.63%) Software Engineer
4 190 (7.24%) Graduate
5 174 (6.63%) Software Developer
6 162 (6.17%) Junior
7 154 (5.86%) Java Developer
8 112 (4.27%) Senior Developer
9 111 (4.23%) Business Analyst
10 108 (4.11%) Support Engineer
11 107 (4.07%) Consultant
12 100 (3.81%) .NET Developer
13 86 (3.27%) Graduate Developer
14 81 (3.08%) C# Developer
15 79 (3.01%) Test Engineer
16 76 (2.89%) Web Developer
16 76 (2.89%) Junior Developer
17 74 (2.82%) Tester
17 74 (2.82%) Architect
18 73 (2.78%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 526 (20.03%) .NET
2 361 (13.75%) HTML
3 273 (10.40%) CSS
4 260 (9.90%) XML
5 254 (9.67%) ASP.NET
6 229 (8.72%) Web Services
7 158 (6.02%) jQuery
8 103 (3.92%) WCF
9 98 (3.73%) HTML5
10 85 (3.24%) .NET Framework
11 81 (3.08%) J2EE
12 80 (3.05%) Spring
13 76 (2.89%) Hibernate
13 76 (2.89%) SOAP
14 74 (2.82%) Ajax
15 61 (2.32%) XSLT
16 56 (2.13%) JSP
16 56 (2.13%) WinForms
17 47 (1.79%) CSS3
18 46 (1.75%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 980 (37.32%) Computer Science
2 390 (14.85%) Analytical Skills
3 341 (12.99%) Mathematics
4 125 (4.76%) Management Information System
5 121 (4.61%) Physics
6 104 (3.96%) User Experience
7 66 (2.51%) Mobile App
8 60 (2.28%) Open Source
9 49 (1.87%) Statistics
10 47 (1.79%) Firmware
11 40 (1.52%) Social Media
12 39 (1.49%) Visualisation
13 36 (1.37%) Embedded Systems
14 35 (1.33%) Cryptography
15 32 (1.22%) Client/Server
16 31 (1.18%) N-Tier
17 27 (1.03%) GIS
18 25 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
19 23 (0.88%) PKI
20 22 (0.84%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 417 (15.88%) Windows
2 402 (15.31%) Linux
3 254 (9.67%) UNIX
4 119 (4.53%) Android
5 84 (3.20%) Apple iOS
6 59 (2.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 45 (1.71%) Solaris
8 40 (1.52%) AIX
9 37 (1.41%) Windows 7
10 28 (1.07%) HPUX
11 26 (0.99%) Windows XP
12 25 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
13 19 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 17 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
15 9 (0.34%) Windows Vista
16 8 (0.30%) SUSE
17 7 (0.27%) Embedded Linux
17 7 (0.27%) Oracle Linux
17 7 (0.27%) Windows Phone
18 6 (0.23%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 602 (22.92%) Software Engineering
2 487 (18.55%) Agile Software Development
3 324 (12.34%) OO
4 259 (9.86%) Project Management
5 172 (6.55%) Scrum
6 158 (6.02%) TDD
7 151 (5.75%) MVC
8 145 (5.52%) ITIL
9 140 (5.33%) Multithreading
10 130 (4.95%) E-Commerce
11 121 (4.61%) Mentoring
12 108 (4.11%) Analytics
13 103 (3.92%) CRM
14 95 (3.62%) PRINCE2
14 95 (3.62%) Web Development
15 94 (3.58%) OOP
16 82 (3.12%) Risk Management
17 73 (2.78%) Line Management
18 71 (2.70%) UML
18 71 (2.70%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 649 (24.71%) C#
2 645 (24.56%) Java
3 604 (23.00%) SQL
4 482 (18.35%) C++
5 390 (14.85%) JavaScript
6 353 (13.44%) C
7 330 (12.57%) Python
8 164 (6.25%) PHP
9 101 (3.85%) Perl
10 95 (3.62%) VB.NET
11 60 (2.28%) PL/SQL
11 60 (2.28%) Ruby
12 58 (2.21%) VB
13 50 (1.90%) T-SQL
14 47 (1.79%) Shell Script
15 38 (1.45%) MATLAB
16 37 (1.41%) PowerShell
17 36 (1.37%) Objective-C
17 36 (1.37%) VBA
18 35 (1.33%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 90 (3.43%) Security Cleared
2 80 (3.05%) ISEB
3 72 (2.74%) Microsoft Certification
4 62 (2.36%) Cisco Certification
5 61 (2.32%) PhD
6 50 (1.90%) CCNA
7 49 (1.87%) SC Cleared
8 40 (1.52%) ISTQB
9 30 (1.14%) PMI Certification
10 27 (1.03%) MCITP
11 25 (0.95%) Postgraduate
12 24 (0.91%) PMP
13 23 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
13 23 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 18 (0.69%) CCNP
15 17 (0.65%) MCSE
16 15 (0.57%) CBAP
17 13 (0.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 13 (0.50%) HND
17 13 (0.50%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 162 (6.17%) QA
2 37 (1.41%) SLA
3 25 (0.95%) ISO 9001
4 20 (0.76%) ISO 9000
5 15 (0.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 14 (0.53%) PCI DSS
7 11 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 8 (0.30%) JSP 440
9 6 (0.23%) IEC 61508
10 5 (0.19%) DO-178B
10 5 (0.19%) JTAG
11 4 (0.15%) COBIT
11 4 (0.15%) ISO 14001
12 2 (0.076%) WAI
12 2 (0.076%) CDISC
13 1 (0.038%) ISO 8583
13 1 (0.038%) WCAG
13 1 (0.038%) TickIT
13 1 (0.038%) GxP
13 1 (0.038%) Data Quality
System Software
1 98 (3.73%) Active Directory
2 63 (2.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (0.91%) VMware ESX
4 20 (0.76%) Hyper-V
5 16 (0.61%) XenApp
6 13 (0.50%) Terminal Services
7 11 (0.42%) Oracle RAC
8 10 (0.38%) Oracle RMAN
9 9 (0.34%) vSphere
10 8 (0.30%) VMFS
10 8 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
11 6 (0.23%) KVM
11 6 (0.23%) VMware Workstation
12 5 (0.19%) vCloud
13 3 (0.11%) VMware Server
14 1 (0.038%) NFS
14 1 (0.038%) ISA Server
14 1 (0.038%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 13 (0.50%) Puppet
2 12 (0.46%) HP Quality Center
3 8 (0.30%) Nagios
3 8 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (0.27%) Data Guard
5 6 (0.23%) Tivoli
5 6 (0.23%) SolarWinds Orion
6 3 (0.11%) Ansible
6 3 (0.11%) HP SIM
7 2 (0.076%) SCCM
7 2 (0.076%) WebInspect
8 1 (0.038%) WSUS
8 1 (0.038%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.038%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.038%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.038%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.038%) OpenView
8 1 (0.038%) CiscoWorks
8 1 (0.038%) SCOM
8 1 (0.038%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 481 (18.32%) Microsoft
2 340 (12.95%) Oracle
3 96 (3.66%) Cisco
4 83 (3.16%) VMware
5 57 (2.17%) HP
6 51 (1.94%) SAP
7 50 (1.90%) Adobe
8 44 (1.68%) JBoss
8 44 (1.68%) Google
9 40 (1.52%) NetApp
10 34 (1.29%) EMC
11 32 (1.22%) Sun
12 29 (1.10%) Citrix
13 24 (0.91%) IBM
14 20 (0.76%) Sybase
14 20 (0.76%) Business Objects
14 20 (0.76%) Perforce
14 20 (0.76%) DevExpress
15 19 (0.72%) Siebel
16 18 (0.69%) SunGard
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Accelrys
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 1 hour ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
eRecruit Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + be-shares,health,pension+more
Posted: 20 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bens - bonus, shares, pens+
Posted: 20 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + be - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 20 hours ago
Abbots Langley, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £45000 to £60000 per annum - extensive - see ad
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £38000 to £45000 per annum - Bonus,Pension,BUPA
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £4000 to £55000 per annum - Excellent Benefits & Rewards + Non-Pr
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £18000 per annum + Benefits (Incremental rises to £30K)
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £65k
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £65k + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £DOE + share options
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £65k
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£55k, may consider higher
Posted: 2 days ago