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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 12 13 13
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs citing Degree 14060 15948 14432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 13.65% 14.32% 13.95%
As % of the Qualifications category 49.85% 52.59% 50.14%
Number of salaries quoted 10975 12749 11704
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
28203 30327 28785
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.39% 27.23% 27.83%
Number of salaries quoted 22203 24493 23472
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 4 May 2015.

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 4 May 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
London -2 6488 £52,500 +2.94% 835
South East -1 3012 £42,500 - 397
East of England -4 1218 £42,500 +6.25% 214
North West +2 842 £37,500 +10.29% 158
South West -1 778 £35,000 -1.40% 150
Yorkshire +2 615 £35,000 - 114
West Midlands -5 512 £35,000 -7.89% 88
East Midlands +1 429 £35,000 - 85
North East +3 144 £35,000 +9.37% 28
Midlands +6 12 £55,000 +57.14% 1
Degree
UK

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 8119 (30.27%) Computer Science
2 7297 (27.21%) Finance
3 6852 (25.55%) SQL
4 6432 (23.98%) Agile Software Development
5 5130 (19.13%) C#
6 5000 (18.64%) Java
7 4726 (17.62%) .NET
8 4720 (17.60%) Microsoft
9 4538 (16.92%) JavaScript
10 4408 (16.44%) SQL Server
11 4307 (16.06%) HTML
12 4245 (15.83%) Windows
13 4069 (15.17%) Software Engineering
14 4067 (15.16%) Analytical Skills
15 3483 (12.99%) Project Management
16 3461 (12.90%) CSS
17 3178 (11.85%) MS Excel
18 3175 (11.84%) Linux
19 2805 (10.46%) C++
20 2632 (9.81%) Oracle
21 2572 (9.59%) OO
22 2472 (9.22%) ASP.NET
23 2356 (8.78%) Mathematics
24 2246 (8.37%) ITIL
25 2174 (8.11%) MVC
26 2150 (8.02%) XML
27 2066 (7.70%) Marketing
28 2055 (7.66%) jQuery
29 2028 (7.56%) Scrum
30 1910 (7.12%) TDD

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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
1 913 (3.40%) SharePoint
2 625 (2.33%) Apache
3 615 (2.29%) SAS
4 600 (2.24%) IIS
5 537 (2.00%) MS Exchange
6 487 (1.82%) Tomcat
7 427 (1.59%) CMS
8 412 (1.54%) Node.js
9 304 (1.13%) WebLogic
10 250 (0.93%) WebSphere
11 248 (0.92%) JBoss
12 210 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2010
13 174 (0.65%) WordPress
14 167 (0.62%) Lync
15 153 (0.57%) Drupal
16 145 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
17 135 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
18 104 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2013
19 92 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
20 83 (0.31%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 3178 (11.85%) MS Excel
2 1461 (5.45%) MS Office
3 579 (2.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 404 (1.51%) MS Project
5 399 (1.49%) MS Visio
6 391 (1.46%) Photoshop
7 292 (1.09%) SPSS
8 164 (0.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 161 (0.60%) Adobe Illustrator
10 113 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
11 73 (0.27%) InDesign
12 53 (0.20%) AutoCAD
13 49 (0.18%) OmniGraffle
14 38 (0.14%) Acrobat
15 33 (0.12%) SOLIDWORKS
16 28 (0.10%) Fireworks
16 28 (0.10%) PowerPivot
17 26 (0.097%) Simulink
18 22 (0.082%) InfoPath
18 22 (0.082%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 285 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 120 (0.45%) Magento
3 111 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
4 58 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
4 58 (0.22%) Oracle Financials
5 53 (0.20%) SAP ERP
6 50 (0.19%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 50 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 50 (0.19%) Oracle ERP
7 49 (0.18%) Oracle EBS R12
8 47 (0.18%) SAP FI
8 47 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
9 44 (0.16%) Markit EDM
10 43 (0.16%) SAP CO
11 42 (0.16%) SAP FI/CO
12 40 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
13 32 (0.12%) Cognos TM1
14 30 (0.11%) Sophis RISQUE
14 30 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
14 30 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 653 (2.43%) SaaS
2 444 (1.66%) Amazon AWS
3 292 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
4 265 (0.99%) Google Analytics
5 234 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
6 190 (0.71%) Office 365
7 122 (0.45%) PaaS
8 119 (0.44%) IaaS
9 74 (0.28%) GitHub
10 54 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
10 54 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
11 50 (0.19%) Adobe Analytics
12 41 (0.15%) SuccessFactors
13 28 (0.10%) Force.com
14 20 (0.075%) Google App Engine
15 19 (0.071%) Amazon S3
16 15 (0.056%) Google Apps
17 14 (0.052%) Yammer
18 13 (0.048%) Basecamp
18 13 (0.048%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 970 (3.62%) Firewall
2 955 (3.56%) Internet
3 852 (3.18%) TCP/IP
4 555 (2.07%) Wireless
5 551 (2.05%) LAN
6 539 (2.01%) WAN
7 536 (2.00%) DNS
8 493 (1.84%) VPN
9 456 (1.70%) Network Security
10 424 (1.58%) SAN
11 396 (1.48%) HTTP
12 312 (1.16%) VoIP
13 288 (1.07%) DHCP
14 198 (0.74%) MPLS
15 186 (0.69%) SSL
16 172 (0.64%) Intranet
17 170 (0.63%) BGP
18 158 (0.59%) Ethernet
19 142 (0.53%) VLAN
20 132 (0.49%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4408 (16.44%) SQL Server
2 1304 (4.86%) MySQL
3 1231 (4.59%) Relational Database
4 809 (3.02%) Data Warehouse
5 711 (2.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 711 (2.65%) Big Data
6 698 (2.60%) SQL Server 2008
7 623 (2.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 510 (1.90%) Oracle Database
9 477 (1.78%) NoSQL
10 475 (1.77%) RDBMS
11 407 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
12 404 (1.51%) MongoDB
13 394 (1.47%) Hadoop
14 365 (1.36%) Data Mining
15 357 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 288 (1.07%) PostgreSQL
17 261 (0.97%) SQL Server 2005
18 251 (0.94%) QlikView
19 188 (0.70%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1055 (3.93%) Git (software)
2 911 (3.40%) Visual Studio
3 628 (2.34%) Subversion
4 585 (2.18%) Team Foundation Server
5 548 (2.04%) Maven
6 513 (1.91%) JIRA
7 465 (1.73%) Selenium
8 406 (1.51%) Eclipse
9 377 (1.41%) NUnit
10 376 (1.40%) Jenkins
11 285 (1.06%) JUnit
12 243 (0.91%) Ant
13 177 (0.66%) Rhino Mocks
14 175 (0.65%) TeamCity
15 148 (0.55%) Moq
16 126 (0.47%) Cucumber
17 120 (0.45%) WebDriver
18 112 (0.42%) Rational DOORS
19 106 (0.40%) Jasmine
20 104 (0.39%) Hudson
General
1 7297 (27.21%) Finance
2 2066 (7.70%) Marketing
3 1762 (6.57%) Banking
4 1638 (6.11%) Telecoms
5 1324 (4.94%) Retail
6 654 (2.44%) Electronics
7 605 (2.26%) Manufacturing
8 604 (2.25%) Legal
9 587 (2.19%) Games
10 534 (1.99%) Front Office
11 508 (1.89%) Advertising
12 472 (1.76%) Investment Banking
13 470 (1.75%) Financial Institution
14 339 (1.26%) Law
15 315 (1.17%) Automotive
16 294 (1.10%) Aerospace
17 285 (1.06%) Back Office
18 252 (0.94%) Publishing
19 241 (0.90%) German Language
20 233 (0.87%) Billing
Job Titles
1 8197 (30.56%) Developer
2 4061 (15.14%) Analyst
3 1793 (6.69%) Consultant
4 1698 (6.33%) Software Engineer
5 1657 (6.18%) Graduate
6 1533 (5.72%) Java Developer
7 1530 (5.70%) Software Developer
8 1515 (5.65%) Junior
9 1353 (5.04%) C# Developer
10 1313 (4.90%) Business Analyst
11 1228 (4.58%) Project Manager
12 1190 (4.44%) .NET Developer
13 1107 (4.13%) Architect
14 1048 (3.91%) Senior Developer
15 935 (3.49%) Junior Developer
16 767 (2.86%) C# .NET Developer
17 740 (2.76%) Support Analyst
18 689 (2.57%) Web Developer
19 587 (2.19%) Graduate Developer
20 538 (2.01%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4726 (17.62%) .NET
2 4307 (16.06%) HTML
3 3461 (12.90%) CSS
4 2472 (9.22%) ASP.NET
5 2150 (8.02%) XML
6 2055 (7.66%) jQuery
7 1905 (7.10%) Web Services
8 1477 (5.51%) HTML5
9 1100 (4.10%) Spring
10 955 (3.56%) ASP.NET MVC
11 933 (3.48%) .NET Framework
12 815 (3.04%) Ajax
12 815 (3.04%) CSS3
13 737 (2.75%) WCF
14 733 (2.73%) J2EE
15 671 (2.50%) AngularJS
16 654 (2.44%) REST
17 618 (2.30%) SOAP
18 616 (2.30%) WPF
19 599 (2.23%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 8119 (30.27%) Computer Science
2 4067 (15.16%) Analytical Skills
3 2356 (8.78%) Mathematics
4 1600 (5.97%) Management Information System
5 1130 (4.21%) User Experience
6 803 (2.99%) Open Source
7 746 (2.78%) Algorithms
8 743 (2.77%) Mobile App
9 704 (2.62%) Enterprise Software
10 700 (2.61%) Physics
11 657 (2.45%) Statistics
12 561 (2.09%) Visualisation
13 533 (1.99%) Hedge funds
14 528 (1.97%) Social Media
15 408 (1.52%) Data Structures
16 355 (1.32%) Derivative
17 338 (1.26%) Client/Server
18 292 (1.09%) Economics
19 279 (1.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
20 217 (0.81%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 4245 (15.83%) Windows
2 3175 (11.84%) Linux
3 1731 (6.45%) UNIX
4 941 (3.51%) Android
5 800 (2.98%) Apple iOS
6 687 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 444 (1.66%) Windows 7
8 395 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
9 308 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
10 247 (0.92%) Solaris
11 241 (0.90%) Windows XP
12 237 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 158 (0.59%) Windows 8
14 102 (0.38%) Ubuntu
15 100 (0.37%) CentOS
16 97 (0.36%) Mac OS X
17 88 (0.33%) AIX
18 68 (0.25%) Windows Mobile
19 64 (0.24%) Windows Phone
20 63 (0.23%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6432 (23.98%) Agile Software Development
2 4069 (15.17%) Software Engineering
3 3483 (12.99%) Project Management
4 2572 (9.59%) OO
5 2246 (8.37%) ITIL
6 2174 (8.11%) MVC
7 2028 (7.56%) Scrum
8 1910 (7.12%) TDD
9 1765 (6.58%) Analytics
10 1562 (5.82%) PRINCE2
11 1454 (5.42%) Business Intelligence
12 1347 (5.02%) E-Commerce
13 1266 (4.72%) CRM
14 1243 (4.63%) Mentoring
15 1129 (4.21%) Business Analysis
16 1014 (3.78%) Unit Testing
17 994 (3.71%) Web Development
18 993 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
19 909 (3.39%) Service Delivery
20 900 (3.36%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 6852 (25.55%) SQL
2 5130 (19.13%) C#
3 5000 (18.64%) Java
4 4538 (16.92%) JavaScript
5 2805 (10.46%) C++
6 1766 (6.58%) Python
7 1597 (5.95%) C
8 1331 (4.96%) PHP
9 897 (3.34%) T-SQL
10 785 (2.93%) Perl
11 613 (2.29%) VB.NET
12 563 (2.10%) Ruby
13 522 (1.95%) PL/SQL
14 484 (1.80%) VB
15 438 (1.63%) PowerShell
16 437 (1.63%) VBA
17 355 (1.32%) R
18 331 (1.23%) Shell Script
19 316 (1.18%) MATLAB
20 315 (1.17%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 914 (3.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 860 (3.21%) Security Cleared
3 703 (2.62%) Cisco Certification
4 678 (2.53%) ISEB
5 523 (1.95%) SC Cleared
6 452 (1.69%) PMI Certification
7 435 (1.62%) MCSE
8 434 (1.62%) CCNA
9 417 (1.55%) PhD
10 406 (1.51%) CISSP
11 370 (1.38%) ISTQB
12 334 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
13 329 (1.23%) PMP
14 307 (1.14%) CCNP
15 297 (1.11%) HND
16 283 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 278 (1.04%) MCP
18 218 (0.81%) DV Cleared
19 216 (0.81%) CISM
20 199 (0.74%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1683 (6.28%) QA
2 631 (2.35%) SLA
3 333 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 259 (0.97%) ISO 9001
5 203 (0.76%) PCI DSS
6 86 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 75 (0.28%) COBIT
8 70 (0.26%) Data Quality
9 58 (0.22%) ISO 9000
10 49 (0.18%) EMIR
11 33 (0.12%) MiFID
12 30 (0.11%) ISO 14001
13 25 (0.093%) CRD IV
13 25 (0.093%) Dodd-Frank
14 23 (0.086%) JSP 440
15 22 (0.082%) IEC 61508
15 22 (0.082%) DO-178B
15 22 (0.082%) JTAG
16 21 (0.078%) HL7
17 18 (0.067%) Basel II
System Software
1 1303 (4.86%) Active Directory
2 807 (3.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 236 (0.88%) Hyper-V
4 211 (0.79%) vSphere
5 194 (0.72%) Firmware
6 149 (0.56%) XenApp
7 116 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
8 114 (0.43%) XenDesktop
9 100 (0.37%) VMware ESX
10 72 (0.27%) Oracle RAC
11 58 (0.22%) NFS
12 51 (0.19%) Docker
13 49 (0.18%) Microsoft App-V
14 45 (0.17%) KVM
14 45 (0.17%) Xen
15 44 (0.16%) Terminal Services
16 38 (0.14%) Varnish
17 35 (0.13%) VMware Workstation
18 31 (0.12%) iptables
18 31 (0.12%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 253 (0.94%) Puppet
2 201 (0.75%) SCCM
3 199 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
4 157 (0.59%) Nagios
5 111 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
6 110 (0.41%) SCOM
7 60 (0.22%) Ansible
8 54 (0.20%) OpenView
9 51 (0.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 50 (0.19%) Vagrant
11 44 (0.16%) Data Guard
12 42 (0.16%) Tivoli
12 42 (0.16%) Cacti
13 41 (0.15%) Backup Exec
14 38 (0.14%) Salt
15 37 (0.14%) Control-M
16 31 (0.12%) WSUS
17 30 (0.11%) Oracle RMAN
18 27 (0.10%) ZABBIX
19 25 (0.093%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 4720 (17.60%) Microsoft
2 2632 (9.81%) Oracle
3 1221 (4.55%) VMware
4 976 (3.64%) Cisco
5 806 (3.01%) SAP
6 683 (2.55%) Google
7 659 (2.46%) Citrix
8 549 (2.05%) HP
9 493 (1.84%) Adobe
10 485 (1.81%) IBM
11 353 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
12 327 (1.22%) Red Hat
13 291 (1.09%) Tableau
14 264 (0.98%) Business Objects
15 227 (0.85%) Cognos
16 215 (0.80%) EMC
17 199 (0.74%) Juniper
18 188 (0.70%) Informatica
19 170 (0.63%) Facebook
20 165 (0.62%) NetApp
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