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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 9 9 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs citing Degree 1542 1394 1875
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 17.80% 16.26% 20.07%
As % of the Qualifications category 58.94% 56.39% 65.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1243 1130 1452
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Qualifications Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2616 2472 2881
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 30.19% 28.83% 30.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2090 2051 2346
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +2 682 £40,000 +6.66% 189
Hertfordshire +4 390 £40,000 +6.66% 58
Bedfordshire +5 183 £37,500 - 20
Essex -2 161 £45,000 +12.50% 19
Suffolk -1 92 £40,000 +14.28% 7
Norfolk 0 33 £27,500 -1.78% 3
Degree
England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 978 (35.35%) Computer Science
2 742 (26.82%) SQL
3 655 (23.67%) Java
4 651 (23.53%) C#
5 606 (21.90%) .NET
6 554 (20.02%) Software Engineering
7 543 (19.62%) Linux
8 526 (19.01%) Finance
9 481 (17.38%) Windows
10 476 (17.20%) C++
11 451 (16.30%) SQL Server
12 437 (15.79%) HTML
13 413 (14.93%) Microsoft
14 400 (14.46%) Oracle
15 363 (13.12%) JavaScript
16 357 (12.90%) Mathematics
17 355 (12.83%) OO
18 325 (11.75%) CSS
19 323 (11.67%) C
20 320 (11.56%) Agile Software Development
21 310 (11.20%) UNIX
22 300 (10.84%) Python
23 261 (9.43%) ASP.NET
24 260 (9.40%) Web Services
25 254 (9.18%) Perl
26 243 (8.78%) XML
27 232 (8.38%) Scrum
28 227 (8.20%) MS Excel
29 212 (7.66%) Project Management
30 183 (6.61%) MVC

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 97 (3.51%) SharePoint
2 88 (3.18%) Tomcat
3 55 (1.99%) MS Exchange
4 53 (1.92%) IIS
5 51 (1.84%) Apache
6 29 (1.05%) CMS
6 29 (1.05%) WebSphere
7 27 (0.98%) Node.js
8 25 (0.90%) Drupal
9 23 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
10 22 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2013
10 22 (0.80%) WebLogic
11 21 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
12 18 (0.65%) SAS
13 17 (0.61%) WebSphere Application Server
14 16 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2010
15 15 (0.54%) MQSeries
15 15 (0.54%) IBM HTTP Server
16 14 (0.51%) SharePoint Server
17 12 (0.43%) Documentum
Applications
1 227 (8.20%) MS Excel
2 118 (4.26%) MS Office
3 52 (1.88%) Photoshop
4 31 (1.12%) MS Visio
5 26 (0.94%) MS PowerPoint
6 25 (0.90%) Adobe Illustrator
6 25 (0.90%) MS Project
7 17 (0.61%) Mingle
8 11 (0.40%) Fireworks
9 8 (0.29%) Simulink
10 7 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
11 6 (0.22%) AutoCAD
11 6 (0.22%) FrameMaker
11 6 (0.22%) InDesign
12 5 (0.18%) SPSS
13 4 (0.14%) OmniGraffle
13 4 (0.14%) Doxygen
13 4 (0.14%) ArcInfo
13 4 (0.14%) 3ds Max
14 3 (0.11%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 26 (0.94%) SunGard APT
2 21 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
3 17 (0.61%) SAP FI/CO
3 17 (0.61%) SAP FI
3 17 (0.61%) SAP CO
3 17 (0.61%) assyst
4 10 (0.36%) Google Analytics
5 6 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
6 5 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
7 4 (0.14%) Agresso
8 3 (0.11%) Oracle CRM
8 3 (0.11%) SAP MM
9 2 (0.072%) Oracle General Ledger
9 2 (0.072%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 2 (0.072%) Dynamics GP
9 2 (0.072%) Oracle EBS
9 2 (0.072%) BASE24
10 1 (0.036%) SAP SD
10 1 (0.036%) Oracle Financials
10 1 (0.036%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 65 (2.35%) SaaS
2 11 (0.40%) Google App Engine
3 10 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (0.25%) PaaS
6 7 (0.25%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (0.11%) MailChimp
8 2 (0.072%) Google Apps
8 2 (0.072%) IaaS
9 1 (0.036%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 110 (3.98%) Internet
2 106 (3.83%) Firewall
3 98 (3.54%) Wireless
4 79 (2.86%) TCP/IP
5 59 (2.13%) LAN
6 56 (2.02%) HTTP
7 48 (1.73%) Wi-Fi
8 46 (1.66%) LTE
9 37 (1.34%) WAN
10 35 (1.26%) VoLTE
11 32 (1.16%) VoIP
11 32 (1.16%) VPN
12 31 (1.12%) DNS
12 31 (1.12%) SAN
13 28 (1.01%) SS7
14 27 (0.98%) Bluetooth
15 25 (0.90%) VLAN
16 24 (0.87%) Intranet
17 22 (0.80%) GSM
17 22 (0.80%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 451 (16.30%) SQL Server
2 179 (6.47%) Relational Database
3 154 (5.57%) MySQL
4 90 (3.25%) RDBMS
5 82 (2.96%) Oracle Database
6 62 (2.24%) SQL Server 2008
7 57 (2.06%) Informix
7 57 (2.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 41 (1.48%) Data Mining
9 40 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
9 40 (1.45%) Crystal Reports
10 38 (1.37%) Oracle Reports
11 37 (1.34%) Oracle Database 11g
12 32 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 31 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
14 26 (0.94%) PostgreSQL
15 22 (0.80%) NoSQL
16 21 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
17 20 (0.72%) Oracle Database 10g
18 19 (0.69%) DB2
Development Applications
1 158 (5.71%) Visual Studio
2 111 (4.01%) Subversion
3 69 (2.49%) Git (software)
4 64 (2.31%) Team Foundation Server
5 63 (2.28%) Maven
6 62 (2.24%) Eclipse
7 49 (1.77%) Selenium
8 39 (1.41%) NUnit
9 34 (1.23%) QuickTest Pro
10 28 (1.01%) Mercurial
11 26 (0.94%) Jenkins
12 25 (0.90%) JUnit
13 24 (0.87%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 21 (0.76%) TeamCity
15 17 (0.61%) Ant
15 17 (0.61%) Bugzilla
16 16 (0.58%) MSTest
17 13 (0.47%) Microsoft Blend
18 12 (0.43%) JIRA
19 11 (0.40%) LoadRunner
General
1 526 (19.01%) Finance
2 170 (6.14%) Telecoms
3 158 (5.71%) Banking
4 151 (5.46%) Electronics
5 144 (5.20%) Marketing
6 122 (4.41%) Retail
7 77 (2.78%) Manufacturing
8 53 (1.92%) Games
9 49 (1.77%) Automotive
10 39 (1.41%) Billing
11 38 (1.37%) Pharmaceutical
12 28 (1.01%) Publishing
12 28 (1.01%) Financial Institution
13 25 (0.90%) Legal
14 24 (0.87%) German Language
14 24 (0.87%) Advertising
15 20 (0.72%) Multimedia
16 19 (0.69%) Retail Banking
17 15 (0.54%) Military
17 15 (0.54%) French Language
Job Titles
1 917 (33.14%) Developer
2 384 (13.88%) Analyst
3 380 (13.73%) Software Engineer
4 203 (7.34%) Software Developer
5 177 (6.40%) Graduate
6 147 (5.31%) Junior
7 141 (5.10%) Java Developer
8 139 (5.02%) Senior Developer
9 131 (4.73%) Business Analyst
10 127 (4.59%) .NET Developer
11 125 (4.52%) C# Developer
12 124 (4.48%) Web Developer
13 117 (4.23%) Test Engineer
14 108 (3.90%) Consultant
15 103 (3.72%) Graduate Developer
16 92 (3.32%) C# .NET Developer
17 91 (3.29%) Programmer
18 86 (3.11%) Junior Developer
19 83 (3.00%) Administrator
20 81 (2.93%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 606 (21.90%) .NET
2 437 (15.79%) HTML
3 325 (11.75%) CSS
4 261 (9.43%) ASP.NET
5 260 (9.40%) Web Services
6 243 (8.78%) XML
7 124 (4.48%) jQuery
8 110 (3.98%) HTML5
9 102 (3.69%) .NET Framework
10 97 (3.51%) Spring
11 87 (3.14%) J2EE
12 79 (2.86%) WPF
13 76 (2.75%) WCF
14 75 (2.71%) Hibernate
14 75 (2.71%) WinForms
15 70 (2.53%) Ajax
16 67 (2.42%) ASP.NET MVC
17 66 (2.39%) SOAP
18 63 (2.28%) JSP
19 58 (2.10%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 978 (35.35%) Computer Science
2 357 (12.90%) Mathematics
3 125 (4.52%) Physics
4 89 (3.22%) Management Information System
5 78 (2.82%) Mobile App
6 75 (2.71%) Firmware
7 50 (1.81%) Open Source
7 50 (1.81%) Statistics
8 42 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
9 36 (1.30%) Social Media
10 35 (1.26%) PMI
10 35 (1.26%) N-Tier
11 34 (1.23%) Visualisation
12 33 (1.19%) GIS
13 30 (1.08%) VHDL
14 28 (1.01%) Replication
15 27 (0.98%) Informatics
15 27 (0.98%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
16 26 (0.94%) Embedded Systems
16 26 (0.94%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 543 (19.62%) Linux
2 481 (17.38%) Windows
3 310 (11.20%) UNIX
4 103 (3.72%) Android
5 69 (2.49%) AIX
6 57 (2.06%) Apple iOS
7 56 (2.02%) Windows Server 2008
8 50 (1.81%) Solaris
9 37 (1.34%) HPUX
10 33 (1.19%) Windows 7
11 26 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
11 26 (0.94%) Mac OS X
12 19 (0.69%) CentOS
13 18 (0.65%) Windows XP
13 18 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
14 14 (0.51%) Oracle Linux
14 14 (0.51%) Windows 8
14 14 (0.51%) Ubuntu
14 14 (0.51%) SUSE
15 13 (0.47%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 554 (20.02%) Software Engineering
2 355 (12.83%) OO
3 320 (11.56%) Agile Software Development
4 232 (8.38%) Scrum
5 212 (7.66%) Project Management
6 183 (6.61%) MVC
6 183 (6.61%) TDD
7 159 (5.75%) ITIL
8 130 (4.70%) E-Commerce
9 120 (4.34%) UML
10 115 (4.16%) OOP
11 112 (4.05%) Unit Testing
12 109 (3.94%) Multithreading
12 109 (3.94%) CRM
13 107 (3.87%) Analytics
14 106 (3.83%) Test Scripting
15 102 (3.69%) Web Development
16 99 (3.58%) Business Analysis
17 98 (3.54%) PRINCE2
18 89 (3.22%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 742 (26.82%) SQL
2 655 (23.67%) Java
3 651 (23.53%) C#
4 476 (17.20%) C++
5 363 (13.12%) JavaScript
6 323 (11.67%) C
7 300 (10.84%) Python
8 254 (9.18%) Perl
9 161 (5.82%) PHP
10 109 (3.94%) VB.NET
11 101 (3.65%) PL/SQL
12 94 (3.40%) VB
13 67 (2.42%) T-SQL
14 56 (2.02%) Shell Script
15 47 (1.70%) Ruby
16 35 (1.26%) MATLAB
17 29 (1.05%) Assembly Language
17 29 (1.05%) VB6
18 27 (0.98%) Objective-C
19 26 (0.94%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 91 (3.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 80 (2.89%) PhD
3 71 (2.57%) ISEB
4 55 (1.99%) ISTQB
5 53 (1.92%) Security Cleared
6 52 (1.88%) Cisco Certification
7 42 (1.52%) MCSE
8 40 (1.45%) PMI Certification
8 40 (1.45%) CCNA
9 28 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 25 (0.90%) SC Cleared
11 24 (0.87%) PMP
12 21 (0.76%) CCNP
12 21 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
13 20 (0.72%) MCSD
13 20 (0.72%) MBA
14 19 (0.69%) HND
15 16 (0.58%) MCTS
16 14 (0.51%) MCP
17 11 (0.40%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 171 (6.18%) QA
2 37 (1.34%) SLA
3 32 (1.16%) ISO 9001
4 21 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 15 (0.54%) HL7
6 13 (0.47%) PCI DSS
7 11 (0.40%) COBIT
8 8 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 7 (0.25%) ISO 14001
10 6 (0.22%) JSP 440
11 4 (0.14%) ISO 8583
12 3 (0.11%) ISO 9000
12 3 (0.11%) CDISC
13 2 (0.072%) DO-178B
13 2 (0.072%) IEC 61508
14 1 (0.036%) GAAP
14 1 (0.036%) WAI
14 1 (0.036%) P3O
14 1 (0.036%) DO-254
System Software
1 74 (2.67%) Active Directory
2 54 (1.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (1.41%) Hyper-V
4 20 (0.72%) KVM
4 20 (0.72%) Oracle RAC
4 20 (0.72%) Oracle RMAN
5 16 (0.58%) XenApp
6 6 (0.22%) NFS
7 5 (0.18%) Samba
8 4 (0.14%) VMware Server
8 4 (0.14%) XenServer
8 4 (0.14%) Cygwin
9 3 (0.11%) VMware ESX
9 3 (0.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (0.11%) Squid
9 3 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.072%) Xen
10 2 (0.072%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.036%) NDS
11 1 (0.036%) VMFS
Systems Management
1 22 (0.80%) HP Quality Center
2 18 (0.65%) Data Guard
3 15 (0.54%) Puppet
4 12 (0.43%) Nagios
5 11 (0.40%) Norton AntiVirus
6 10 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
6 10 (0.36%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 8 (0.29%) Oracle Statspack
8 7 (0.25%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 7 (0.25%) SCDPM
9 6 (0.22%) SCOM
9 6 (0.22%) WSUS
10 4 (0.14%) WhatsUp Gold
11 3 (0.11%) SCCM
11 3 (0.11%) ServiceCenter
12 2 (0.072%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 1 (0.036%) NetBackup
13 1 (0.036%) Nessus
13 1 (0.036%) Hyperic
13 1 (0.036%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 413 (14.93%) Microsoft
2 400 (14.46%) Oracle
3 78 (2.82%) VMware
4 68 (2.46%) HP
5 67 (2.42%) Cisco
6 59 (2.13%) SAP
7 56 (2.02%) Google
8 41 (1.48%) NetApp
9 39 (1.41%) Adobe
10 38 (1.37%) Sun
11 34 (1.23%) Business Objects
12 33 (1.19%) IBM
13 31 (1.12%) Citrix
13 31 (1.12%) JBoss
14 30 (1.08%) CheckPoint
15 28 (1.01%) EMC
16 26 (0.94%) SunGard
16 26 (0.94%) Siebel
17 24 (0.87%) Red Hat
17 24 (0.87%) Sybase
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum +corporate benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Guru Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £Neg. (DOE) + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Up to £40k & Excellent Corporate Benefits & Ca
Posted: 16 hours ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Brunel
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
World Pay
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
World Pay
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Connectus
Posted: Yesterday
Kings Langley, Hertfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £50000 per annum - +Bonus +Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Witham, Essex
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + full corporate benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection Ltd
Salary: to £50k
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: 35,000 to £45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £30,000
Posted: Yesterday
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £18,00 to £22,000
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
Candidate Source
Salary: £20000 - £25000
Posted: Yesterday
Kings Langley, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum Shares, Health/Dental, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday