The first table below looks at the demand for Degree in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 22 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 England region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 12 13 12
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Degree 15466 14200 15506
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 14.37% 13.94% 13.90%
As % of the Qualifications category 52.94% 51.28% 50.13%
Number of salaries quoted 12141 11386 13189
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Qualifications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
29216 27693 30932
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.14% 27.19% 27.73%
Number of salaries quoted 23070 22614 26755
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Degree
UK

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Degree across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in England

Degree
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Degree across the England region.

Degree Salary Trend in England

Degree
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Degree across the England region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

Degree Salary Histogram in England

Degree
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the England region over the 3 months to 22 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
London +1 7362 £50,000 - 841
South East -2 3416 £40,500 +1.25% 363
East of England +1 1250 £40,000 +6.66% 243
South West -2 802 £35,000 - 136
North West +1 755 £37,500 +7.14% 149
West Midlands 0 644 £37,500 -3.84% 108
Yorkshire -6 606 £35,000 - 93
East Midlands 0 468 £37,500 +15.38% 89
North East +2 124 £35,000 -11.39% 39
Midlands +7 17 £35,000 -12.50% 1
South Coast - 7 - -
Degree
UK

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the 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 10242 (32.40%) Computer Science
2 8628 (27.30%) Finance
3 8075 (25.55%) SQL
4 6714 (21.24%) Java
5 6406 (20.27%) C#
6 6095 (19.28%) .NET
7 5455 (17.26%) Microsoft
8 5399 (17.08%) JavaScript
9 5321 (16.83%) HTML
10 5179 (16.39%) SQL Server
11 4934 (15.61%) Windows
12 4556 (14.41%) Software Engineering
13 4233 (13.39%) Linux
14 4114 (13.02%) Agile Software Development
15 4019 (12.72%) CSS
16 3847 (12.17%) C++
17 3778 (11.95%) OO
17 3778 (11.95%) Project Management
18 3646 (11.54%) MS Excel
19 3348 (10.59%) Oracle
20 3249 (10.28%) Mathematics
21 2987 (9.45%) ASP.NET
22 2560 (8.10%) XML
23 2545 (8.05%) Marketing
24 2453 (7.76%) Scrum
25 2417 (7.65%) jQuery
26 2393 (7.57%) UNIX
27 2352 (7.44%) Python
28 2222 (7.03%) TDD
29 2214 (7.00%) QA

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the 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 1076 (3.40%) SharePoint
2 822 (2.60%) IIS
3 781 (2.47%) Apache
4 709 (2.24%) SAS
5 705 (2.23%) MS Exchange
6 668 (2.11%) Tomcat
7 582 (1.84%) CMS
8 413 (1.31%) Node.js
9 320 (1.01%) WebSphere
10 291 (0.92%) WebLogic
11 266 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2010
12 199 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
13 188 (0.59%) Drupal
14 186 (0.59%) Lync
15 172 (0.54%) WordPress
16 171 (0.54%) BizTalk Server
17 140 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2013
18 138 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
19 109 (0.34%) SharePoint Server
20 107 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3646 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 1602 (5.07%) MS Office
3 680 (2.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 517 (1.64%) MS Project
5 444 (1.40%) Photoshop
6 385 (1.22%) MS Visio
7 281 (0.89%) SPSS
8 242 (0.77%) Adobe Illustrator
9 107 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
10 77 (0.24%) InDesign
11 61 (0.19%) Simulink
12 44 (0.14%) AutoCAD
12 44 (0.14%) OmniGraffle
13 42 (0.13%) InfoPath
14 39 (0.12%) Acrobat
15 37 (0.12%) Adobe After Effects
16 35 (0.11%) CPLEX
17 32 (0.10%) Fireworks
18 30 (0.095%) FrameMaker
19 23 (0.073%) Stata
Business Applications
1 251 (0.79%) Magento
2 239 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
3 226 (0.72%) Google Analytics
4 173 (0.55%) Oracle EBS
5 127 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
6 98 (0.31%) SAP FI
7 96 (0.30%) SAP BPC
8 94 (0.30%) SAP CO
9 93 (0.29%) SAP FI/CO
10 78 (0.25%) Oracle General Ledger
11 66 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
12 64 (0.20%) WebTrends
13 61 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
14 60 (0.19%) SAP SD
15 57 (0.18%) Oracle Financials
16 56 (0.18%) Oracle Receivables
17 54 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
17 54 (0.17%) SiteCatalyst
18 53 (0.17%) Oracle Payables
18 53 (0.17%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 626 (1.98%) SaaS
2 205 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 178 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
4 164 (0.52%) Office 365
5 162 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
6 101 (0.32%) GitHub
7 73 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
8 51 (0.16%) Force.com
9 45 (0.14%) PaaS
10 43 (0.14%) IaaS
11 36 (0.11%) Google App Engine
12 33 (0.10%) Google Apps
13 26 (0.082%) SuccessFactors
14 14 (0.044%) Trello
15 12 (0.038%) Amazon S3
15 12 (0.038%) Basecamp
16 11 (0.035%) Amazon ELB
16 11 (0.035%) Route 53
17 9 (0.028%) ElastiCache
18 8 (0.025%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 1114 (3.52%) Internet
2 953 (3.02%) TCP/IP
3 866 (2.74%) Firewall
4 667 (2.11%) LAN
5 596 (1.89%) HTTP
6 557 (1.76%) WAN
7 542 (1.71%) DNS
8 515 (1.63%) SAN
9 449 (1.42%) Wireless
10 432 (1.37%) VPN
11 370 (1.17%) DHCP
12 297 (0.94%) Network Security
13 290 (0.92%) VoIP
14 275 (0.87%) Intranet
15 200 (0.63%) NAS
16 198 (0.63%) Ethernet
17 173 (0.55%) SSL
18 160 (0.51%) VLAN
19 152 (0.48%) LDAP
20 148 (0.47%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5179 (16.39%) SQL Server
2 1845 (5.84%) MySQL
3 1643 (5.20%) Relational Database
4 925 (2.93%) SQL Server 2008
5 868 (2.75%) Data Warehouse
6 794 (2.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 773 (2.45%) Big Data
8 712 (2.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 617 (1.95%) RDBMS
10 613 (1.94%) Oracle Database
11 518 (1.64%) Hadoop
12 477 (1.51%) SQL Server 2005
13 469 (1.48%) NoSQL
14 433 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
15 415 (1.31%) Data Mining
16 378 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
17 374 (1.18%) MongoDB
18 355 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 227 (0.72%) QlikView
20 205 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1210 (3.83%) Visual Studio
2 1148 (3.63%) Git (software)
3 918 (2.90%) Subversion
4 668 (2.11%) Team Foundation Server
5 653 (2.07%) Selenium
6 596 (1.89%) Maven
7 535 (1.69%) JIRA
8 470 (1.49%) Eclipse
9 455 (1.44%) JUnit
10 396 (1.25%) Jenkins
11 343 (1.09%) NUnit
12 291 (0.92%) Ant
13 207 (0.65%) Cucumber
14 202 (0.64%) QuickTest Pro
15 168 (0.53%) WebDriver
16 140 (0.44%) Moq
17 121 (0.38%) Rhino Mocks
18 117 (0.37%) Jasmine
19 115 (0.36%) Hudson
20 114 (0.36%) Rational DOORS
General
1 8628 (27.30%) Finance
2 2545 (8.05%) Marketing
3 1989 (6.29%) Banking
4 1716 (5.43%) Telecoms
5 1547 (4.89%) Retail
6 874 (2.77%) Front Office
7 789 (2.50%) Games
8 731 (2.31%) Electronics
9 713 (2.26%) Advertising
10 679 (2.15%) Investment Banking
11 640 (2.02%) Legal
11 640 (2.02%) Manufacturing
12 443 (1.40%) Back Office
13 413 (1.31%) Publishing
14 407 (1.29%) Financial Institution
15 383 (1.21%) Law
16 345 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
17 313 (0.99%) French Language
18 298 (0.94%) German Language
19 237 (0.75%) Military
Job Titles
1 10572 (33.45%) Developer
2 4810 (15.22%) Analyst
3 2277 (7.20%) Consultant
4 2131 (6.74%) Graduate
5 2076 (6.57%) Java Developer
6 1864 (5.90%) Software Engineer
7 1687 (5.34%) Junior
8 1572 (4.97%) C# Developer
9 1570 (4.97%) Software Developer
10 1564 (4.95%) .NET Developer
11 1371 (4.34%) Senior Developer
12 1369 (4.33%) Business Analyst
13 1208 (3.82%) Architect
14 1200 (3.80%) Project Manager
15 955 (3.02%) Junior Developer
16 947 (3.00%) C# .NET Developer
17 921 (2.91%) Web Developer
18 824 (2.61%) Graduate Developer
19 765 (2.42%) Support Analyst
20 759 (2.40%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6095 (19.28%) .NET
2 5321 (16.83%) HTML
3 4019 (12.72%) CSS
4 2987 (9.45%) ASP.NET
5 2560 (8.10%) XML
6 2417 (7.65%) jQuery
7 2211 (7.00%) Web Services
8 1751 (5.54%) HTML5
9 1268 (4.01%) Spring
10 1221 (3.86%) .NET Framework
11 1102 (3.49%) WCF
12 997 (3.15%) CSS3
13 977 (3.09%) Ajax
14 956 (3.02%) J2EE
15 916 (2.90%) WPF
16 877 (2.77%) ASP.NET MVC
17 709 (2.24%) Hibernate
18 676 (2.14%) REST
19 668 (2.11%) XSLT
20 648 (2.05%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10242 (32.40%) Computer Science
2 3249 (10.28%) Mathematics
3 1453 (4.60%) Management Information System
4 1030 (3.26%) Physics
5 989 (3.13%) Mobile App
6 898 (2.84%) Statistics
7 884 (2.80%) Open Source
8 700 (2.21%) Enterprise Software
9 668 (2.11%) Social Media
10 535 (1.69%) Hedge funds
11 514 (1.63%) Derivative
12 510 (1.61%) Visualisation
13 464 (1.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 443 (1.40%) Economics
15 432 (1.37%) Client/Server
16 388 (1.23%) Equities
17 314 (0.99%) Digital Media
18 310 (0.98%) Fixed Income
19 292 (0.92%) PMI
20 248 (0.78%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4934 (15.61%) Windows
2 4233 (13.39%) Linux
3 2393 (7.57%) UNIX
4 1040 (3.29%) Android
5 949 (3.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 815 (2.58%) Apple iOS
7 597 (1.89%) Windows 7
8 582 (1.84%) Windows Server 2003
9 392 (1.24%) Solaris
10 309 (0.98%) Windows XP
11 302 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
12 219 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 199 (0.63%) Windows 8
14 187 (0.59%) Mac OS X
15 148 (0.47%) AIX
16 128 (0.40%) Ubuntu
17 116 (0.37%) CentOS
18 84 (0.27%) Windows Vista
19 79 (0.25%) Debian
20 76 (0.24%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 4556 (14.41%) Software Engineering
2 4114 (13.02%) Agile Software Development
3 3778 (11.95%) OO
3 3778 (11.95%) Project Management
4 2453 (7.76%) Scrum
5 2222 (7.03%) TDD
6 2204 (6.97%) MVC
7 2158 (6.83%) ITIL
8 1976 (6.25%) Analytics
9 1741 (5.51%) E-Commerce
10 1650 (5.22%) PRINCE2
11 1419 (4.49%) CRM
12 1401 (4.43%) Business Intelligence
13 1392 (4.40%) Business Analysis
14 1329 (4.20%) Web Development
15 1247 (3.95%) OOP
16 1221 (3.86%) Multithreading
17 1191 (3.77%) Unit Testing
18 1041 (3.29%) Risk Management
19 925 (2.93%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8075 (25.55%) SQL
2 6714 (21.24%) Java
3 6406 (20.27%) C#
4 5399 (17.08%) JavaScript
5 3847 (12.17%) C++
6 2352 (7.44%) Python
7 2151 (6.81%) C
8 1671 (5.29%) PHP
9 1043 (3.30%) Perl
10 1027 (3.25%) T-SQL
11 869 (2.75%) VB.NET
12 740 (2.34%) VB
13 682 (2.16%) Ruby
14 568 (1.80%) PL/SQL
15 564 (1.78%) VBA
16 521 (1.65%) PowerShell
17 396 (1.25%) Bash Shell
18 386 (1.22%) Shell Script
19 342 (1.08%) Objective-C
20 338 (1.07%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1288 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 1193 (3.77%) Security Cleared
3 942 (2.98%) ISEB
4 711 (2.25%) Cisco Certification
5 601 (1.90%) PhD
6 548 (1.73%) MCSE
7 540 (1.71%) SC Cleared
8 504 (1.59%) PMI Certification
9 466 (1.47%) CISSP
10 431 (1.36%) CCNA
11 368 (1.16%) ISTQB
12 352 (1.11%) MCP
13 338 (1.07%) HND
14 290 (0.92%) PMP
15 287 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
16 276 (0.87%) MBA
17 269 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 268 (0.85%) CCNP
19 266 (0.84%) CISA
20 256 (0.81%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2214 (7.00%) QA
2 615 (1.95%) SLA
3 430 (1.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 362 (1.15%) ISO 9001
5 279 (0.88%) PCI DSS
6 99 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 96 (0.30%) COBIT
8 82 (0.26%) Data Quality
9 67 (0.21%) TickIT
10 60 (0.19%) JSP 440
11 46 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 17799
12 40 (0.13%) ISO 9000
12 40 (0.13%) EMIR
13 39 (0.12%) Basel III
13 39 (0.12%) Dodd-Frank
14 33 (0.10%) HL7
15 22 (0.070%) ISO 14001
15 22 (0.070%) Solvency II
16 19 (0.060%) GCP
17 18 (0.057%) Basel II
System Software
1 1224 (3.87%) Active Directory
2 849 (2.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 295 (0.93%) Hyper-V
4 193 (0.61%) VMware ESX
5 143 (0.45%) vSphere
6 139 (0.44%) XenApp
7 93 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
8 73 (0.23%) Oracle RAC
9 66 (0.21%) Oracle RMAN
10 61 (0.19%) KVM
11 57 (0.18%) XenDesktop
12 54 (0.17%) Xen
12 54 (0.17%) XenServer
13 52 (0.16%) VMware Workstation
14 44 (0.14%) NFS
15 43 (0.14%) Varnish
16 42 (0.13%) vCloud
17 37 (0.12%) Terminal Services
18 32 (0.10%) Microsoft App-V
18 32 (0.10%) IMail Server
Systems Management
1 214 (0.68%) Puppet
2 198 (0.63%) SCCM
3 181 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
4 159 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
5 127 (0.40%) Nagios
6 97 (0.31%) SCOM
7 71 (0.22%) Backup Exec
8 62 (0.20%) Data Guard
9 58 (0.18%) NetBackup
10 57 (0.18%) WSUS
11 44 (0.14%) OpenView
12 35 (0.11%) Cacti
13 33 (0.10%) Tivoli
14 28 (0.089%) Salt
15 27 (0.085%) Cisco CUCM
16 26 (0.082%) Ansible
17 25 (0.079%) SCVMM
17 25 (0.079%) Netcool
18 23 (0.073%) SolarWinds Orion
19 22 (0.070%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 5455 (17.26%) Microsoft
2 3348 (10.59%) Oracle
3 1210 (3.83%) VMware
4 1186 (3.75%) Cisco
5 1072 (3.39%) SAP
6 667 (2.11%) Google
7 613 (1.94%) HP
8 541 (1.71%) Adobe
9 489 (1.55%) Citrix
9 489 (1.55%) IBM
10 388 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
11 354 (1.12%) JBoss
12 344 (1.09%) Red Hat
13 305 (0.96%) Business Objects
14 280 (0.89%) EMC
15 250 (0.79%) Zend
16 239 (0.76%) Sybase
16 239 (0.76%) NetApp
17 219 (0.69%) Juniper
18 206 (0.65%) Cognos
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Negotiable for the right qualified candidate
Posted: 46 minutes ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £DOE + benefits
Posted: 46 minutes ago
Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Negotiable for the right qualified candidate
Posted: 55 minutes ago
Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Negotiable for the right qualified candidate
Posted: 56 minutes ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 58 minutes ago
London
Engage PSG
Posted: 59 minutes ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 59 minutes ago
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per week + Plus generous benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Advantage XPO
Posted: 1 hour ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Full Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Greater Manchester
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Salary Negotiable for the right candidate
Posted: 1 hour ago
South East
Proteus Europe
Posted: 1 hour ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Advantage XPO
Posted: 1 hour ago
Oxfordshire
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £51000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Advantage XPO
Posted: 1 hour ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Exeter, Devon
set2recruit
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Tyne and Wear
Nigel Wright Consultancy
Salary: Up to £40, 000
Posted: 1 hour ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
TTR UK Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago