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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 10 9 9
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing Degree 1245 1164 1564
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.02% 16.46% 17.37%
As % of the Qualifications category 53.62% 56.92% 56.44%
Number of salaries quoted 928 935 1260
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
2322 2045 2771
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 29.87% 28.92% 30.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1796 1644 2297
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 31 October 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 31 October 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 -1 519 £40,000 +13.02% 99
Hertfordshire +2 366 £40,000 - 55
Essex +1 153 £42,500 +6.25% 21
Bedfordshire +6 115 £35,000 -7.89% 7
Suffolk +2 70 £31,500 -21.25% 11
Norfolk +7 47 £24,000 -21.31% 6
Degree
England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 31 October 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.

1 976 (38.59%) Computer Science
2 649 (25.66%) Software Engineering
3 626 (24.75%) C#
4 589 (23.29%) Java
5 586 (23.17%) SQL
6 519 (20.52%) .NET
7 489 (19.34%) Agile Software Development
8 450 (17.79%) C++
9 442 (17.48%) Microsoft
10 394 (15.58%) Finance
11 393 (15.54%) Windows
12 372 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
13 365 (14.43%) HTML
14 361 (14.27%) C
15 358 (14.16%) JavaScript
16 352 (13.92%) Linux
17 329 (13.01%) Mathematics
18 321 (12.69%) Python
19 317 (12.53%) Oracle
19 317 (12.53%) SQL Server
20 297 (11.74%) OO
21 282 (11.15%) MS Excel
22 272 (10.76%) Project Management
23 267 (10.56%) CSS
24 241 (9.53%) XML
25 238 (9.41%) ASP.NET
26 226 (8.94%) UNIX
27 180 (7.12%) Marketing
28 178 (7.04%) jQuery
29 166 (6.56%) Telecoms

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

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 84 (3.32%) SharePoint
2 65 (2.57%) Apache
3 61 (2.41%) IIS
4 56 (2.21%) Tomcat
5 48 (1.90%) JBoss
6 39 (1.54%) CMS
7 37 (1.46%) MS Exchange
8 33 (1.30%) WebLogic
8 33 (1.30%) WebSphere
9 28 (1.11%) GlassFish
10 27 (1.07%) Drupal
11 20 (0.79%) OpenEdge
12 19 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
13 18 (0.71%) SAS
14 17 (0.67%) SharePoint 2010
14 17 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
15 16 (0.63%) OpenStack
16 15 (0.59%) CloudStack
17 14 (0.55%) WebSphere Application Server
17 14 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 282 (11.15%) MS Excel
2 115 (4.55%) MS Office
3 50 (1.98%) MS PowerPoint
4 31 (1.23%) MS Visio
5 28 (1.11%) MS Project
6 24 (0.95%) XMetaL
7 17 (0.67%) Simulink
8 15 (0.59%) Photoshop
8 15 (0.59%) Adobe Illustrator
9 12 (0.47%) FrameMaker
10 11 (0.43%) 3ds Max
11 10 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 8 (0.32%) Blender
12 8 (0.32%) Maya
13 6 (0.24%) SPSS
13 6 (0.24%) Mingle
13 6 (0.24%) PowerPivot
14 5 (0.20%) TargetLink
15 3 (0.12%) Acrobat
15 3 (0.12%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 27 (1.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
3 11 (0.43%) VisionPLUS
4 10 (0.40%) Oracle Financials
4 10 (0.40%) Google Analytics
5 9 (0.36%) Oracle General Ledger
5 9 (0.36%) Oracle iProcurement
5 9 (0.36%) Oracle Payables
5 9 (0.36%) Oracle Receivables
5 9 (0.36%) Oracle Assets
5 9 (0.36%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 9 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
6 8 (0.32%) SAP SD
6 8 (0.32%) Magento
7 7 (0.28%) SAP CO
7 7 (0.28%) SAP FI
8 6 (0.24%) SAP FI/CO
8 6 (0.24%) Agresso
8 6 (0.24%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
9 5 (0.20%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 27 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
2 17 (0.67%) SaaS
3 14 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (0.47%) Amazon AWS
5 11 (0.43%) PaaS
6 10 (0.40%) Office 365
7 8 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
8 6 (0.24%) Google Apps
9 5 (0.20%) Google App Engine
10 4 (0.16%) Google Compute Engine
11 3 (0.12%) Amazon ELB
11 3 (0.12%) Route 53
12 2 (0.079%) Amazon S3
13 1 (0.040%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 136 (5.38%) Internet
2 87 (3.44%) Firewall
3 81 (3.20%) TCP/IP
4 72 (2.85%) Wireless
5 47 (1.86%) SAN
6 43 (1.70%) HTTP
7 40 (1.58%) LTE
8 38 (1.50%) WAN
9 34 (1.34%) DNS
9 34 (1.34%) LAN
10 32 (1.27%) VLAN
11 31 (1.23%) 2G
11 31 (1.23%) 3G
12 30 (1.19%) Intranet
13 29 (1.15%) Network Security
14 26 (1.03%) VoIP
15 25 (0.99%) VPN
16 23 (0.91%) 3GPP
16 23 (0.91%) Wi-Fi
17 21 (0.83%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 317 (12.53%) SQL Server
2 147 (5.81%) MySQL
3 130 (5.14%) Relational Database
4 73 (2.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 64 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
6 58 (2.29%) RDBMS
7 52 (2.06%) Oracle Database
8 50 (1.98%) Data Mining
9 46 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 42 (1.66%) NoSQL
11 41 (1.62%) Data Warehouse
12 31 (1.23%) MongoDB
12 31 (1.23%) Apache Cassandra
13 27 (1.07%) Hadoop
14 25 (0.99%) Big Data
15 22 (0.87%) Oracle Reports
16 21 (0.83%) OLAP
16 21 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
17 18 (0.71%) BigTable
18 16 (0.63%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 121 (4.78%) Visual Studio
2 108 (4.27%) Subversion
3 81 (3.20%) Maven
4 79 (3.12%) Git (software)
5 66 (2.61%) Team Foundation Server
6 51 (2.02%) Selenium
7 45 (1.78%) Ant
8 44 (1.74%) Jenkins
9 26 (1.03%) NUnit
9 26 (1.03%) JIRA
10 25 (0.99%) JUnit
11 24 (0.95%) TeamCity
12 19 (0.75%) Eclipse
13 17 (0.67%) Rational DOORS
14 14 (0.55%) QuickTest Pro
15 13 (0.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 12 (0.47%) Oracle Forms
17 11 (0.43%) Rhino Mocks
18 10 (0.40%) Gradle
19 9 (0.36%) XMLSpy
General
1 394 (15.58%) Finance
2 180 (7.12%) Marketing
3 166 (6.56%) Telecoms
4 121 (4.78%) Retail
5 116 (4.59%) Manufacturing
6 108 (4.27%) Electronics
7 92 (3.64%) Banking
8 44 (1.74%) Automotive
9 43 (1.70%) Games
10 42 (1.66%) Publishing
11 32 (1.27%) Military
12 28 (1.11%) Legal
13 22 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
13 22 (0.87%) Multimedia
14 19 (0.75%) Aerospace
15 18 (0.71%) Advertising
16 17 (0.67%) Billing
17 13 (0.51%) Financial Institution
18 12 (0.47%) Retail Banking
19 10 (0.40%) German Language
Job Titles
1 781 (30.88%) Developer
2 383 (15.14%) Software Engineer
3 334 (13.21%) Analyst
4 236 (9.33%) Graduate
5 172 (6.80%) Software Developer
6 164 (6.48%) Java Developer
7 156 (6.17%) Junior
8 118 (4.67%) Business Analyst
9 115 (4.55%) Consultant
10 106 (4.19%) Graduate Developer
11 88 (3.48%) Test Engineer
12 85 (3.36%) Support Engineer
13 81 (3.20%) Senior Developer
14 80 (3.16%) .NET Developer
15 78 (3.08%) Project Manager
16 75 (2.97%) C# Developer
17 71 (2.81%) Junior Developer
18 69 (2.73%) Web Developer
19 64 (2.53%) Support Analyst
20 61 (2.41%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 519 (20.52%) .NET
2 365 (14.43%) HTML
3 267 (10.56%) CSS
4 241 (9.53%) XML
5 238 (9.41%) ASP.NET
6 178 (7.04%) jQuery
7 161 (6.37%) Web Services
8 106 (4.19%) HTML5
9 97 (3.84%) WCF
10 74 (2.93%) Ajax
11 72 (2.85%) Spring
12 71 (2.81%) .NET Framework
13 67 (2.65%) J2EE
14 61 (2.41%) Hibernate
15 56 (2.21%) XSLT
16 55 (2.17%) SOAP
17 44 (1.74%) LAMP
18 43 (1.70%) ASP.NET MVC
18 43 (1.70%) REST
19 40 (1.58%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 976 (38.59%) Computer Science
2 372 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
3 329 (13.01%) Mathematics
4 129 (5.10%) Management Information System
5 125 (4.94%) Algorithms
6 109 (4.31%) Physics
7 107 (4.23%) User Experience
8 62 (2.45%) Open Source
9 60 (2.37%) Cryptography
10 56 (2.21%) Mobile App
11 54 (2.14%) Embedded Systems
12 42 (1.66%) Statistics
13 37 (1.46%) Social Media
14 31 (1.23%) PKI
15 30 (1.19%) N-Tier
16 29 (1.15%) Client/Server
16 29 (1.15%) Visualisation
17 27 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
18 26 (1.03%) GIS
19 25 (0.99%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 393 (15.54%) Windows
2 352 (13.92%) Linux
3 226 (8.94%) UNIX
4 112 (4.43%) Android
5 91 (3.60%) Apple iOS
6 53 (2.10%) Windows Server 2008
7 41 (1.62%) Solaris
8 38 (1.50%) Windows 7
9 27 (1.07%) HPUX
10 26 (1.03%) AIX
11 22 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 20 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
12 20 (0.79%) Windows XP
12 20 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
13 11 (0.43%) Embedded Linux
14 10 (0.40%) Debian
15 8 (0.32%) Windows Vista
16 6 (0.24%) Windows 8
16 6 (0.24%) Windows Phone
16 6 (0.24%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 649 (25.66%) Software Engineering
2 489 (19.34%) Agile Software Development
3 297 (11.74%) OO
4 272 (10.76%) Project Management
5 158 (6.25%) Scrum
6 149 (5.89%) MVC
7 148 (5.85%) Mentoring
8 145 (5.73%) ITIL
9 128 (5.06%) TDD
10 125 (4.94%) Multithreading
11 112 (4.43%) Web Development
12 111 (4.39%) E-Commerce
13 108 (4.27%) PRINCE2
14 91 (3.60%) Line Management
15 89 (3.52%) OOP
16 84 (3.32%) Time Management
17 81 (3.20%) Information Security
18 79 (3.12%) Business Intelligence
19 76 (3.01%) Workflow
19 76 (3.01%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 626 (24.75%) C#
2 589 (23.29%) Java
3 586 (23.17%) SQL
4 450 (17.79%) C++
5 361 (14.27%) C
6 358 (14.16%) JavaScript
7 321 (12.69%) Python
8 158 (6.25%) PHP
9 93 (3.68%) VB.NET
10 81 (3.20%) Perl
11 57 (2.25%) PL/SQL
12 51 (2.02%) VB
13 46 (1.82%) T-SQL
14 45 (1.78%) Shell Script
15 42 (1.66%) MATLAB
16 39 (1.54%) Objective-C
17 38 (1.50%) Embedded C
18 36 (1.42%) Ruby
19 35 (1.38%) VBA
19 35 (1.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 99 (3.91%) Security Cleared
2 91 (3.60%) ISEB
3 68 (2.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 59 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
5 53 (2.10%) PhD
6 51 (2.02%) SC Cleared
7 49 (1.94%) CCNA
8 38 (1.50%) ISTQB
9 31 (1.23%) PMI Certification
10 25 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
11 24 (0.95%) Postgraduate
12 23 (0.91%) PMP
13 22 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 20 (0.79%) MCITP
15 19 (0.75%) CCNP
16 18 (0.71%) CISSP
17 15 (0.59%) HNC
17 15 (0.59%) HND
18 14 (0.55%) Sun Certification
19 13 (0.51%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 141 (5.58%) QA
2 39 (1.54%) ISO 9000
3 38 (1.50%) ISO 9001
4 32 (1.27%) SLA
5 8 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 8 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (0.32%) JSP 440
5 8 (0.32%) IEC 61508
6 7 (0.28%) PCI DSS
7 6 (0.24%) JTAG
7 6 (0.24%) DO-178B
8 5 (0.20%) Data Quality
9 4 (0.16%) WCAG
10 2 (0.079%) CDISC
10 2 (0.079%) ISO 8583
11 1 (0.040%) WAI
11 1 (0.040%) TickIT
11 1 (0.040%) GxP
System Software
1 98 (3.88%) Active Directory
2 57 (2.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (1.74%) Firmware
4 25 (0.99%) VMware ESX
5 13 (0.51%) Terminal Services
6 10 (0.40%) XenApp
7 8 (0.32%) XenServer
7 8 (0.32%) vSphere
7 8 (0.32%) Hyper-V
7 8 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (0.28%) VMFS
8 7 (0.28%) Xen
8 7 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
9 6 (0.24%) VMware Workstation
9 6 (0.24%) Oracle RMAN
10 5 (0.20%) vCloud
11 3 (0.12%) KVM
11 3 (0.12%) VMware Server
12 2 (0.079%) Snort
13 1 (0.040%) Squid
Systems Management
1 13 (0.51%) Puppet
2 11 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (0.28%) Tivoli
4 6 (0.24%) SolarWinds Orion
5 5 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (0.20%) Data Guard
6 4 (0.16%) Nagios
7 3 (0.12%) Munin
7 3 (0.12%) Ansible
8 2 (0.079%) SCCM
8 2 (0.079%) HP SIM
8 2 (0.079%) WebInspect
8 2 (0.079%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (0.040%) OpenView
9 1 (0.040%) CiscoWorks
9 1 (0.040%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.040%) BMC PATROL
9 1 (0.040%) WSUS
9 1 (0.040%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.040%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 442 (17.48%) Microsoft
2 317 (12.53%) Oracle
3 95 (3.76%) Cisco
4 79 (3.12%) VMware
5 58 (2.29%) SAP
6 51 (2.02%) HP
7 37 (1.46%) Adobe
7 37 (1.46%) Google
8 35 (1.38%) Sun
9 34 (1.34%) IBM
10 32 (1.27%) Citrix
11 29 (1.15%) NetApp
12 24 (0.95%) EMC
13 23 (0.91%) Cognos
14 22 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
15 19 (0.75%) Business Objects
16 18 (0.71%) Sybase
17 17 (0.67%) Dell
18 16 (0.63%) CheckPoint
18 16 (0.63%) SolidWorks
Norfolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25k - 35k per year
Posted: 30 minutes ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £18k per year
Posted: 30 minutes ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £35k
Posted: 47 minutes ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
TWI
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 1 hour ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 1 hour ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £40,000 to £45,000
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £42,000 to £56,000 per annum pension, childcare, dental, medical
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum Profit Share, Free Canteen, Medical
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £38000 to £45000 per annum - Bonus,Pension,BUPA
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £70k + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Suffolk
ECM Selection
Salary: £DoE + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Essex
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k
Posted: 7 hours ago
Milton, Cambridgeshire
Boeing
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: Yesterday
Milton, Cambridgeshire
Boeing
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: Yesterday
Colchester, Essex
Reed Technology Leadership Practice
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bonus, gym, health and life insurance
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £4000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
East Anglia
Proteus Europe
Posted: Yesterday