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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 10 10 10
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing Degree 1266 1284 1253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.86% 16.10% 16.36%
As % of the Qualifications category 53.69% 53.57% 56.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1081 992 1023
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,600 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +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
2358 2397 2230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 31.40% 30.06% 29.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1999 1916 1829
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 £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 31 July 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 31 July 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 0 551 £41,500 +7.37% 125
Hertfordshire +1 315 £40,000 - 49
Essex +1 175 £37,500 -6.25% 37
Bedfordshire -3 136 £42,500 +6.25% 11
Suffolk 0 71 £37,500 - 16
Norfolk -6 16 £25,000 +11.11% 2
Degree
England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 907 (36.65%) Computer Science
2 635 (25.66%) SQL
3 608 (24.57%) Agile Software Development
4 588 (23.76%) C#
5 584 (23.60%) Software Engineering
6 522 (21.09%) .NET
7 485 (19.60%) Java
8 465 (18.79%) Microsoft
9 440 (17.78%) JavaScript
10 436 (17.62%) Windows
11 435 (17.58%) HTML
12 408 (16.48%) C++
13 400 (16.16%) SQL Server
14 358 (14.46%) Finance
15 347 (14.02%) Analytical Skills
16 319 (12.89%) Linux
17 316 (12.77%) C
18 315 (12.73%) Mathematics
19 314 (12.69%) MS Excel
20 291 (11.76%) Project Management
21 277 (11.19%) CSS
22 268 (10.83%) SDLC
23 262 (10.59%) OO
24 260 (10.51%) ASP.NET
25 242 (9.78%) Scrum
25 242 (9.78%) jQuery
26 233 (9.41%) Python
27 227 (9.17%) ITIL
28 206 (8.32%) Oracle
29 197 (7.96%) MVC

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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
1 118 (4.77%) SharePoint
2 66 (2.67%) IIS
3 55 (2.22%) JBoss
4 45 (1.82%) MS Exchange
5 42 (1.70%) Tomcat
6 37 (1.49%) SharePoint 2013
7 32 (1.29%) Apache
8 31 (1.25%) SharePoint 2010
9 27 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2010
9 27 (1.09%) BizTalk Server
10 25 (1.01%) Node.js
11 22 (0.89%) Lync
11 22 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2007
12 20 (0.81%) SAS
13 17 (0.69%) WebSphere
13 17 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2013
14 15 (0.61%) SharePoint Server
15 14 (0.57%) CMS
15 14 (0.57%) ColdFusion
15 14 (0.57%) WebLogic
Applications
1 314 (12.69%) MS Excel
2 134 (5.41%) MS Office
3 42 (1.70%) MS PowerPoint
4 38 (1.54%) MS Project
5 24 (0.97%) MS Visio
6 19 (0.77%) AutoCAD
6 19 (0.77%) Pro/ENGINEER
6 19 (0.77%) SOLIDWORKS
6 19 (0.77%) PTC Creo
7 16 (0.65%) Photoshop
8 14 (0.57%) FrameMaker
9 9 (0.36%) RoboHelp
10 8 (0.32%) SPSS
10 8 (0.32%) Siemens NX
11 7 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
11 7 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 6 (0.24%) Revit
12 6 (0.24%) MicroStation
12 6 (0.24%) Solid Edge
13 5 (0.20%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 9 (0.36%) assyst
2 8 (0.32%) SAP MM
2 8 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.28%) SAP FI
4 5 (0.20%) Oracle CRM
5 4 (0.16%) Teamcenter
5 4 (0.16%) SAP ERP
6 3 (0.12%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 3 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.081%) Magento
7 2 (0.081%) SAP Retail
7 2 (0.081%) AWD
7 2 (0.081%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.081%) SAP InfiniteInsight
8 1 (0.040%) ResourceLink
8 1 (0.040%) Oracle 11i
8 1 (0.040%) PeopleSoft HRMS
8 1 (0.040%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 52 (2.10%) SaaS
2 43 (1.74%) Office 365
3 40 (1.62%) Amazon AWS
4 29 (1.17%) Microsoft Azure
5 24 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
6 13 (0.53%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (0.16%) Dropbox
7 4 (0.16%) Basecamp
8 3 (0.12%) GitHub
9 2 (0.081%) IaaS
9 2 (0.081%) PaaS
10 1 (0.040%) Heroku
10 1 (0.040%) Engine Yard
10 1 (0.040%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.040%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.040%) Google App Engine
10 1 (0.040%) SoftLayer
10 1 (0.040%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 94 (3.80%) Internet
2 90 (3.64%) TCP/IP
3 86 (3.47%) Firewall
4 75 (3.03%) Wireless
5 43 (1.74%) DNS
6 39 (1.58%) WAN
7 31 (1.25%) VPN
8 29 (1.17%) LAN
9 24 (0.97%) Network Security
10 23 (0.93%) SAN
11 21 (0.85%) Ethernet
12 20 (0.81%) DHCP
13 18 (0.73%) SMTP
14 17 (0.69%) Broadband
14 17 (0.69%) LTE
15 16 (0.65%) Wi-Fi
16 15 (0.61%) HTTP
16 15 (0.61%) SNMP
16 15 (0.61%) DSL
17 14 (0.57%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 400 (16.16%) SQL Server
2 120 (4.85%) Relational Database
3 107 (4.32%) MySQL
4 102 (4.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 80 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 80 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
6 69 (2.79%) SQL Server 2012
7 61 (2.46%) NoSQL
8 50 (2.02%) RDBMS
9 44 (1.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 42 (1.70%) Data Warehouse
11 36 (1.45%) MongoDB
12 31 (1.25%) Oracle Database
13 29 (1.17%) PostgreSQL
14 28 (1.13%) SQL Server 2005
15 20 (0.81%) QlikView
15 20 (0.81%) SAP BW
16 19 (0.77%) Apache Cassandra
17 18 (0.73%) DTS
17 18 (0.73%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 126 (5.09%) Selenium
2 124 (5.01%) Git (software)
3 87 (3.52%) Visual Studio
4 74 (2.99%) Team Foundation Server
5 73 (2.95%) Jenkins
6 69 (2.79%) Subversion
7 68 (2.75%) TeamCity
8 49 (1.98%) Maven
9 44 (1.78%) NUnit
9 44 (1.78%) JIRA
9 44 (1.78%) Eclipse
10 40 (1.62%) Octopus Deploy
11 32 (1.29%) LabVIEW
12 26 (1.05%) SpecFlow
12 26 (1.05%) Moq
13 19 (0.77%) JUnit
14 14 (0.57%) Cucumber
15 13 (0.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 12 (0.48%) HP UFT
16 12 (0.48%) Xcode
General
1 358 (14.46%) Finance
2 157 (6.34%) Telecoms
3 131 (5.29%) Electronics
4 103 (4.16%) Marketing
5 83 (3.35%) Banking
5 83 (3.35%) Retail
6 78 (3.15%) Manufacturing
7 52 (2.10%) Automotive
8 45 (1.82%) Games
9 29 (1.17%) Pharmaceutical
10 25 (1.01%) Back Office
11 24 (0.97%) Aerospace
12 22 (0.89%) Publishing
13 20 (0.81%) Legal
14 17 (0.69%) German Language
15 16 (0.65%) French Language
15 16 (0.65%) Billing
16 11 (0.44%) Advertising
17 9 (0.36%) Military
18 7 (0.28%) Arabic Language
Job Titles
1 779 (31.47%) Developer
2 412 (16.65%) Software Engineer
3 254 (10.26%) Analyst
4 198 (8.00%) Software Developer
5 190 (7.68%) Graduate
6 171 (6.91%) Java Developer
7 142 (5.74%) Project Manager
8 123 (4.97%) Senior Developer
9 114 (4.61%) Junior
10 112 (4.53%) C# Developer
11 103 (4.16%) Programmer
12 102 (4.12%) .NET Developer
13 96 (3.88%) Consultant
14 85 (3.43%) Graduate Developer
15 82 (3.31%) Test Engineer
16 81 (3.27%) Business Analyst
17 74 (2.99%) C# .NET Developer
18 73 (2.95%) Architect
19 71 (2.87%) Junior Developer
20 63 (2.55%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 522 (21.09%) .NET
2 435 (17.58%) HTML
3 277 (11.19%) CSS
4 260 (10.51%) ASP.NET
5 242 (9.78%) jQuery
6 169 (6.83%) XML
7 166 (6.71%) Web Services
8 121 (4.89%) HTML5
9 102 (4.12%) ASP.NET MVC
10 88 (3.56%) .NET Framework
11 87 (3.52%) Spring
12 75 (3.03%) CSS3
13 74 (2.99%) Ajax
14 68 (2.75%) WCF
15 61 (2.46%) J2EE
15 61 (2.46%) Entity Framework
16 57 (2.30%) Hibernate
17 53 (2.14%) SOAP
18 51 (2.06%) AngularJS
19 48 (1.94%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 907 (36.65%) Computer Science
2 347 (14.02%) Analytical Skills
3 315 (12.73%) Mathematics
4 152 (6.14%) Management Information System
5 108 (4.36%) Physics
6 85 (3.43%) Algorithms
6 85 (3.43%) User Experience
7 52 (2.10%) Mobile App
8 41 (1.66%) Embedded Systems
9 40 (1.62%) PMI
10 37 (1.49%) Statistics
10 37 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
11 34 (1.37%) Internet of Things
12 33 (1.33%) Client/Server
13 30 (1.21%) Pocket PC
14 29 (1.17%) Data Centre
15 28 (1.13%) GIS
16 27 (1.09%) Device Driver
17 21 (0.85%) Robotics
18 20 (0.81%) Mechatronics
Operating Systems
1 436 (17.62%) Windows
2 319 (12.89%) Linux
3 127 (5.13%) Android
4 110 (4.44%) UNIX
5 101 (4.08%) Apple iOS
6 49 (1.98%) Windows Server 2008
7 42 (1.70%) Windows Server 2003
8 40 (1.62%) Windows Server 2012
9 35 (1.41%) Windows 7
10 29 (1.17%) Windows XP
11 19 (0.77%) HPUX
12 18 (0.73%) Embedded Linux
13 17 (0.69%) AIX
14 14 (0.57%) Solaris
15 13 (0.53%) Windows 8
16 12 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 12 (0.48%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 8 (0.32%) Windows 2000
18 7 (0.28%) Windows Vista
18 7 (0.28%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 608 (24.57%) Agile Software Development
2 584 (23.60%) Software Engineering
3 291 (11.76%) Project Management
4 268 (10.83%) SDLC
5 262 (10.59%) OO
6 242 (9.78%) Scrum
7 227 (9.17%) ITIL
8 197 (7.96%) MVC
9 167 (6.75%) PRINCE2
10 163 (6.59%) TDD
11 119 (4.81%) Web Development
12 118 (4.77%) Business Intelligence
13 113 (4.57%) Unit Testing
14 108 (4.36%) Mentoring
15 104 (4.20%) Time Management
16 96 (3.88%) Waterfall
17 85 (3.43%) Continuous Integration
18 77 (3.11%) Change Management
19 76 (3.07%) Stakeholder Management
20 75 (3.03%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 635 (25.66%) SQL
2 588 (23.76%) C#
3 485 (19.60%) Java
4 440 (17.78%) JavaScript
5 408 (16.48%) C++
6 316 (12.77%) C
7 233 (9.41%) Python
8 133 (5.37%) Perl
9 92 (3.72%) PHP
9 92 (3.72%) Objective-C
10 79 (3.19%) T-SQL
11 70 (2.83%) VB.NET
12 58 (2.34%) VB
13 50 (2.02%) Shell Script
13 50 (2.02%) PowerShell
14 42 (1.70%) Embedded C
15 39 (1.58%) PL/SQL
15 39 (1.58%) Bash Shell
16 32 (1.29%) VBA
16 32 (1.29%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 113 (4.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 104 (4.20%) Security Cleared
3 59 (2.38%) ISEB
4 56 (2.26%) SC Cleared
5 55 (2.22%) HND
6 49 (1.98%) PMI Certification
7 48 (1.94%) ITIL Certification
8 46 (1.86%) CISSP
8 46 (1.86%) MCP
9 43 (1.74%) Cisco Certification
10 38 (1.54%) PhD
11 35 (1.41%) MCSE
12 31 (1.25%) CISM
13 28 (1.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 26 (1.05%) CCNP
15 24 (0.97%) PMP
16 22 (0.89%) HNC
17 19 (0.77%) CCNA
18 18 (0.73%) DV Cleared
19 17 (0.69%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 126 (5.09%) QA
2 48 (1.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 34 (1.37%) SLA
4 25 (1.01%) ISO 9001
5 18 (0.73%) PCI DSS
6 14 (0.57%) ISO 9000
7 12 (0.48%) COBIT
8 11 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 9 (0.36%) HL7
10 6 (0.24%) TickIT
10 6 (0.24%) ISO 14001
10 6 (0.24%) ISO 8583
11 5 (0.20%) ISO 9002
11 5 (0.20%) PMBOK
12 4 (0.16%) 21 CFR Part 11
12 4 (0.16%) GMP
13 3 (0.12%) IEC 61508
14 2 (0.081%) JSP 440
15 1 (0.040%) ISO/IEC 20000
15 1 (0.040%) DO-178B
System Software
1 91 (3.68%) Active Directory
2 75 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (0.73%) Hyper-V
4 16 (0.65%) Firmware
5 13 (0.53%) XenApp
6 12 (0.48%) vSphere
7 11 (0.44%) Oracle RAC
7 11 (0.44%) iptables
8 8 (0.32%) NFS
9 7 (0.28%) Postfix
9 7 (0.28%) VMware Server
9 7 (0.28%) KVM
10 6 (0.24%) vCloud
10 6 (0.24%) Terminal Services
10 6 (0.24%) Samba
11 5 (0.20%) Xen
11 5 (0.20%) Docker
11 5 (0.20%) Slurm Workload Manager
11 5 (0.20%) LXC
12 4 (0.16%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 19 (0.77%) Puppet
2 12 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (0.44%) SCCM
3 11 (0.44%) Data Guard
3 11 (0.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 10 (0.40%) Oracle RMAN
4 10 (0.40%) Ansible
5 9 (0.36%) Backup Exec
6 5 (0.20%) Windows Intune
6 5 (0.20%) Mesos
7 4 (0.16%) SolarWinds Orion
7 4 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (0.12%) Oracle Identity Management
8 3 (0.12%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (0.081%) Unicenter
9 2 (0.081%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (0.081%) Vagrant
9 2 (0.081%) AirWatch
9 2 (0.081%) WSUS
9 2 (0.081%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 465 (18.79%) Microsoft
2 206 (8.32%) Oracle
3 97 (3.92%) VMware
4 87 (3.52%) Cisco
5 70 (2.83%) SAP
6 65 (2.63%) Citrix
7 29 (1.17%) HP
8 27 (1.09%) Juniper
8 27 (1.09%) Sitecore
9 25 (1.01%) CheckPoint
10 23 (0.93%) Google
11 21 (0.85%) Adobe
12 17 (0.69%) Cognos
13 16 (0.65%) F5
14 15 (0.61%) Xamarin
15 14 (0.57%) Rackspace
15 14 (0.57%) Perforce
16 13 (0.53%) Autodesk
16 13 (0.53%) TOWER Software
16 13 (0.53%) Red Hat
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Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Share options, pension etc
Posted: 4 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Good benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 4 hours ago
Brentwood, Essex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £43000.00 - £46000.00 per annum
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Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Churchill Frank
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
Posted: 5 hours ago
Basildon, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Hertfordshire
e-Recruiter
Salary: £22000 per annum + CIMA or ACA Qualification
Posted: 6 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: c£30k + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
East Anglia
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Generous Benefits Package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Anglia Ruskin University
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £20k - 25k per year + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£35,000 DoE + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Competitive + top benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k + stock options
Posted: 10 hours ago