The table below looks at the statistics 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 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 13 14 13
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Degree 14591 13729 15981
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 13.69% 13.79% 14.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 50.73% 51.46% 50.24%
Number of salaries quoted 11249 11231 13339
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Degree
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Qualifications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
28763 26677 31812
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 26.98% 26.79% 28.63%
Number of salaries quoted 22617 21986 27103
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £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
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 15 September 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 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
London +1 6643 £50,000 - 772
South East +1 3292 £40,000 - 350
East of England +1 1216 £40,000 +2.56% 177
South West -2 796 £35,000 +2.94% 160
North West +3 794 £40,000 +11.11% 148
West Midlands -2 602 £37,500 - 95
Yorkshire -3 592 £35,000 -2.77% 112
East Midlands 0 488 £37,500 +7.14% 65
North East +7 141 £35,000 -4.10% 25
Midlands +16 7 £47,500 +5.55% 3
Degree
UK

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 10087 (32.19%) Computer Science
2 8383 (26.75%) Finance
3 7868 (25.11%) SQL
4 7445 (23.76%) Agile Software Development
5 6408 (20.45%) Java
6 6248 (19.94%) C#
7 5849 (18.66%) .NET
8 5446 (17.38%) Microsoft
9 5422 (17.30%) JavaScript
10 5238 (16.71%) HTML
11 5061 (16.15%) SQL Server
12 4809 (15.35%) Windows
13 4585 (14.63%) Software Engineering
14 4430 (14.14%) Analytical Skills
15 4052 (12.93%) Linux
16 4040 (12.89%) CSS
17 3877 (12.37%) Project Management
18 3755 (11.98%) MS Excel
19 3716 (11.86%) OO
20 3698 (11.80%) C++
21 3176 (10.13%) Oracle
22 3136 (10.01%) Mathematics
23 2908 (9.28%) ASP.NET
24 2610 (8.33%) Marketing
25 2529 (8.07%) XML
26 2392 (7.63%) jQuery
27 2383 (7.60%) Scrum
28 2350 (7.50%) UNIX
29 2254 (7.19%) ITIL
30 2252 (7.19%) TDD

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 1106 (3.53%) SharePoint
2 803 (2.56%) IIS
3 751 (2.40%) Apache
4 677 (2.16%) SAS
5 675 (2.15%) MS Exchange
6 654 (2.09%) Tomcat
7 527 (1.68%) CMS
8 414 (1.32%) Node.js
9 334 (1.07%) WebSphere
10 308 (0.98%) WebLogic
11 255 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2010
12 188 (0.60%) Lync
13 170 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
13 170 (0.54%) WordPress
14 164 (0.52%) Drupal
15 140 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
16 131 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
17 126 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2013
18 104 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2007
19 94 (0.30%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 3755 (11.98%) MS Excel
2 1720 (5.49%) MS Office
3 693 (2.21%) MS PowerPoint
4 460 (1.47%) MS Project
5 441 (1.41%) Photoshop
6 417 (1.33%) MS Visio
7 263 (0.84%) SPSS
8 228 (0.73%) Adobe Illustrator
9 132 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
10 77 (0.25%) InDesign
11 64 (0.20%) Simulink
12 42 (0.13%) AutoCAD
12 42 (0.13%) InfoPath
13 39 (0.12%) Adobe After Effects
14 35 (0.11%) Fireworks
15 33 (0.11%) FrameMaker
15 33 (0.11%) Acrobat
15 33 (0.11%) OmniGraffle
16 30 (0.096%) PowerPivot
17 28 (0.089%) CPLEX
Business Applications
1 279 (0.89%) Google Analytics
2 248 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
3 221 (0.71%) Magento
4 174 (0.56%) Oracle EBS
5 125 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
6 100 (0.32%) SAP FI
7 98 (0.31%) SAP CO
8 97 (0.31%) SAP FI/CO
9 93 (0.30%) SAP BPC
10 72 (0.23%) WebTrends
11 67 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
12 65 (0.21%) Oracle General Ledger
12 65 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
13 56 (0.18%) SiteCatalyst
14 54 (0.17%) Oracle Financials
15 51 (0.16%) SAP SD
16 49 (0.16%) Oracle Receivables
17 46 (0.15%) Oracle Payables
18 43 (0.14%) SAP CRM
18 43 (0.14%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 623 (1.99%) SaaS
2 235 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 221 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
4 180 (0.57%) Office 365
5 165 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
6 103 (0.33%) GitHub
7 65 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
8 58 (0.19%) PaaS
9 55 (0.18%) Force.com
10 34 (0.11%) IaaS
11 32 (0.10%) Google Apps
12 30 (0.096%) SuccessFactors
13 19 (0.061%) Google App Engine
14 14 (0.045%) Amazon ELB
15 12 (0.038%) MailChimp
15 12 (0.038%) Amazon S3
16 11 (0.035%) Trello
17 9 (0.029%) Route 53
18 8 (0.026%) Amazon ElastiCache
18 8 (0.026%) ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 1156 (3.69%) Internet
2 953 (3.04%) TCP/IP
3 885 (2.82%) Firewall
4 652 (2.08%) LAN
5 626 (2.00%) HTTP
6 558 (1.78%) DNS
7 547 (1.75%) WAN
8 544 (1.74%) SAN
9 466 (1.49%) Wireless
10 444 (1.42%) VPN
11 374 (1.19%) DHCP
12 317 (1.01%) Network Security
13 311 (0.99%) Intranet
14 265 (0.85%) VoIP
15 212 (0.68%) Ethernet
16 203 (0.65%) VLAN
17 198 (0.63%) SSL
18 181 (0.58%) NAS
19 171 (0.55%) MPLS
20 158 (0.50%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5061 (16.15%) SQL Server
2 1819 (5.80%) MySQL
3 1519 (4.85%) Relational Database
4 865 (2.76%) Data Warehouse
5 846 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
6 814 (2.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 749 (2.39%) Big Data
8 688 (2.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 567 (1.81%) Oracle Database
10 510 (1.63%) RDBMS
11 488 (1.56%) Hadoop
12 438 (1.40%) NoSQL
13 405 (1.29%) SQL Server 2012
14 398 (1.27%) MongoDB
15 396 (1.26%) SQL Server 2005
16 393 (1.25%) PostgreSQL
17 391 (1.25%) Data Mining
18 340 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 237 (0.76%) QlikView
20 210 (0.67%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1231 (3.93%) Git (software)
2 1121 (3.58%) Visual Studio
3 891 (2.84%) Subversion
4 676 (2.16%) Team Foundation Server
5 640 (2.04%) Selenium
6 569 (1.82%) Maven
7 518 (1.65%) JIRA
8 469 (1.50%) Eclipse
9 442 (1.41%) JUnit
10 422 (1.35%) Jenkins
11 365 (1.16%) NUnit
12 262 (0.84%) Ant
13 244 (0.78%) Cucumber
14 178 (0.57%) WebDriver
15 172 (0.55%) QuickTest Pro
16 162 (0.52%) Rhino Mocks
17 143 (0.46%) Moq
18 128 (0.41%) Mockito
19 127 (0.41%) Jasmine
20 105 (0.34%) Rational DOORS
General
1 8383 (26.75%) Finance
2 2610 (8.33%) Marketing
3 1934 (6.17%) Banking
4 1746 (5.57%) Telecoms
5 1517 (4.84%) Retail
6 796 (2.54%) Front Office
7 730 (2.33%) Games
8 720 (2.30%) Electronics
9 696 (2.22%) Advertising
10 671 (2.14%) Investment Banking
11 670 (2.14%) Legal
11 670 (2.14%) Manufacturing
12 436 (1.39%) Law
13 423 (1.35%) Back Office
14 407 (1.30%) Financial Institution
15 405 (1.29%) Publishing
16 310 (0.99%) French Language
17 309 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
18 278 (0.89%) German Language
19 236 (0.75%) Military
Job Titles
1 10199 (32.55%) Developer
2 4815 (15.36%) Analyst
3 2245 (7.16%) Consultant
4 2219 (7.08%) Graduate
5 1999 (6.38%) Java Developer
6 1825 (5.82%) Software Engineer
7 1692 (5.40%) Junior
8 1527 (4.87%) .NET Developer
9 1519 (4.85%) C# Developer
10 1510 (4.82%) Software Developer
11 1339 (4.27%) Business Analyst
12 1277 (4.07%) Senior Developer
13 1223 (3.90%) Project Manager
14 1217 (3.88%) Architect
15 942 (3.01%) Junior Developer
16 897 (2.86%) C# .NET Developer
17 865 (2.76%) Graduate Developer
18 851 (2.72%) Web Developer
19 779 (2.49%) Support Analyst
20 744 (2.37%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5849 (18.66%) .NET
2 5238 (16.71%) HTML
3 4040 (12.89%) CSS
4 2908 (9.28%) ASP.NET
5 2529 (8.07%) XML
6 2392 (7.63%) jQuery
7 2112 (6.74%) Web Services
8 1705 (5.44%) HTML5
9 1238 (3.95%) Spring
10 1100 (3.51%) .NET Framework
11 1027 (3.28%) CSS3
12 996 (3.18%) WCF
13 948 (3.03%) Ajax
14 914 (2.92%) J2EE
15 855 (2.73%) ASP.NET MVC
16 836 (2.67%) WPF
17 715 (2.28%) Hibernate
18 689 (2.20%) SOAP
19 661 (2.11%) REST
20 567 (1.81%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10087 (32.19%) Computer Science
2 4430 (14.14%) Analytical Skills
3 3136 (10.01%) Mathematics
4 1477 (4.71%) Management Information System
5 1389 (4.43%) User Experience
6 964 (3.08%) Physics
7 951 (3.03%) Mobile App
8 894 (2.85%) Open Source
9 835 (2.66%) Statistics
10 701 (2.24%) Social Media
11 645 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
12 518 (1.65%) Visualisation
13 496 (1.58%) Hedge funds
14 464 (1.48%) Client/Server
15 461 (1.47%) Economics
16 458 (1.46%) Derivative
17 386 (1.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 321 (1.02%) Equities
19 295 (0.94%) PMI
20 273 (0.87%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 4809 (15.35%) Windows
2 4052 (12.93%) Linux
3 2350 (7.50%) UNIX
4 1044 (3.33%) Android
5 924 (2.95%) Windows Server 2008
6 771 (2.46%) Apple iOS
7 578 (1.84%) Windows Server 2003
8 558 (1.78%) Windows 7
9 367 (1.17%) Solaris
10 312 (1.00%) Windows XP
11 284 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
12 186 (0.59%) Windows 8
13 182 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 161 (0.51%) Mac OS X
15 150 (0.48%) AIX
16 126 (0.40%) Ubuntu
17 103 (0.33%) CentOS
18 84 (0.27%) Debian
19 81 (0.26%) Windows Phone
20 74 (0.24%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 7445 (23.76%) Agile Software Development
2 4585 (14.63%) Software Engineering
3 3877 (12.37%) Project Management
4 3716 (11.86%) OO
5 2383 (7.60%) Scrum
6 2254 (7.19%) ITIL
7 2252 (7.19%) TDD
8 2125 (6.78%) MVC
9 1985 (6.33%) Analytics
10 1738 (5.55%) E-Commerce
11 1697 (5.42%) PRINCE2
12 1587 (5.06%) Mentoring
13 1416 (4.52%) Business Intelligence
14 1405 (4.48%) CRM
15 1325 (4.23%) OOP
16 1295 (4.13%) Business Analysis
17 1247 (3.98%) Web Development
18 1163 (3.71%) Multithreading
19 1105 (3.53%) Unit Testing
20 998 (3.18%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 7868 (25.11%) SQL
2 6408 (20.45%) Java
3 6248 (19.94%) C#
4 5422 (17.30%) JavaScript
5 3698 (11.80%) C++
6 2240 (7.15%) Python
7 2157 (6.88%) C
8 1613 (5.15%) PHP
9 983 (3.14%) T-SQL
10 935 (2.98%) Perl
11 870 (2.78%) VB.NET
12 727 (2.32%) Ruby
13 722 (2.30%) VB
14 548 (1.75%) VBA
15 536 (1.71%) PL/SQL
16 507 (1.62%) PowerShell
17 395 (1.26%) Bash Shell
18 371 (1.18%) Shell Script
19 321 (1.02%) Objective-C
20 284 (0.91%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1225 (3.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 1162 (3.71%) Security Cleared
3 870 (2.78%) ISEB
4 770 (2.46%) Cisco Certification
5 572 (1.83%) MCSE
6 557 (1.78%) PhD
7 552 (1.76%) SC Cleared
8 505 (1.61%) PMI Certification
9 503 (1.61%) CISSP
10 463 (1.48%) CCNA
11 330 (1.05%) ISTQB
12 327 (1.04%) MCP
13 324 (1.03%) HND
14 305 (0.97%) CISM
15 292 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
16 288 (0.92%) CISA
17 272 (0.87%) PMP
18 268 (0.86%) MBA
19 265 (0.85%) CCNP
20 261 (0.83%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2183 (6.97%) QA
2 633 (2.02%) SLA
3 468 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 375 (1.20%) ISO 9001
5 317 (1.01%) PCI DSS
6 112 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 108 (0.34%) COBIT
8 97 (0.31%) Data Quality
9 61 (0.19%) JSP 440
10 56 (0.18%) TickIT
11 50 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 17799
12 47 (0.15%) ISO 9000
13 35 (0.11%) Basel III
14 30 (0.096%) Solvency II
14 30 (0.096%) Dodd-Frank
15 29 (0.093%) EMIR
15 29 (0.093%) ISO 14001
16 27 (0.086%) Basel II
17 21 (0.067%) HL7
18 18 (0.057%) WAI
System Software
1 1268 (4.05%) Active Directory
2 843 (2.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 265 (0.85%) Hyper-V
4 199 (0.64%) VMware ESX
5 147 (0.47%) vSphere
6 111 (0.35%) XenApp
7 90 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
8 69 (0.22%) Oracle RAC
9 59 (0.19%) Xen
9 59 (0.19%) VMware Workstation
10 55 (0.18%) KVM
11 52 (0.17%) XenDesktop
12 49 (0.16%) NFS
13 47 (0.15%) Terminal Services
14 44 (0.14%) XenServer
15 39 (0.12%) vCloud
16 38 (0.12%) Postfix
17 36 (0.11%) IMail Server
18 35 (0.11%) Oracle RMAN
19 33 (0.11%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 218 (0.70%) Puppet
2 185 (0.59%) HP Quality Center
3 162 (0.52%) SCCM
4 146 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
5 143 (0.46%) Nagios
6 82 (0.26%) SCOM
7 62 (0.20%) Backup Exec
8 51 (0.16%) Ansible
9 49 (0.16%) WSUS
10 43 (0.14%) Tivoli
11 42 (0.13%) Data Guard
12 39 (0.12%) Cacti
12 39 (0.12%) NetBackup
13 36 (0.11%) OpenView
14 28 (0.089%) SCVMM
15 27 (0.086%) Zenoss
15 27 (0.086%) Cisco CUCM
16 24 (0.077%) Netcool
17 22 (0.070%) Norton AntiVirus
17 22 (0.070%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 5446 (17.38%) Microsoft
2 3176 (10.13%) Oracle
3 1247 (3.98%) VMware
4 1211 (3.86%) Cisco
5 1078 (3.44%) SAP
6 645 (2.06%) Google
7 562 (1.79%) HP
8 551 (1.76%) Adobe
9 530 (1.69%) Citrix
10 501 (1.60%) IBM
11 436 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
12 338 (1.08%) JBoss
13 320 (1.02%) Business Objects
14 283 (0.90%) Red Hat
15 276 (0.88%) EMC
16 216 (0.69%) Juniper
17 214 (0.68%) Zend
18 212 (0.68%) Cognos
19 206 (0.66%) Sybase
20 203 (0.65%) Bloomberg
Brighton, East Sussex
Stratospherec
Salary: £60k - 75k per year + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum 3% Pension, 25 days holiday
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum plus team bonus !
Posted: 10 hours ago
Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + 37.5 hour week, 25 days holiday
Posted: 11 hours ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + 8% Bonus, pension
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £100000 - £150000 per annum + Package + Bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Durham, County Durham
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £23000 to £25000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
East London
Optimus Search Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £30,000 to £57,500 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
South East
Mason Frank International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £20k - 23k per year + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cheshire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £22000 - £25000 Per Annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum Superb base with guaranteed bonus an
Posted: 11 hours ago
Central London / West End
Optimus Search Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Depending on experience
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Yoh Company
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + £45-£75 OTE
Posted: 12 hours ago