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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 13 13 13
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing Degree 13654 16019 14141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 13.70% 14.61% 13.89%
As % of the Qualifications category 50.38% 53.43% 50.40%
Number of salaries quoted 10689 12866 11405
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
27102 29981 28056
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.20% 27.34% 27.55%
Number of salaries quoted 21480 24264 22837
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
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 22 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 22 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 -3 6338 £52,500 +5.00% 848
South East -1 2946 £42,500 - 453
East of England -3 1150 £42,500 +6.25% 209
North West +2 832 £40,000 +14.28% 187
South West -2 777 £35,000 - 170
Yorkshire -2 553 £35,000 - 92
West Midlands -5 487 £34,250 -8.66% 127
East Midlands 0 431 £35,000 -2.99% 75
North East +5 134 £35,000 +1.90% 42
Midlands -8 10 £55,000 +57.14% 1
Degree
UK

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 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 8193 (30.83%) Computer Science
2 7251 (27.29%) Finance
3 6849 (25.77%) SQL
4 6577 (24.75%) Agile Software Development
5 5094 (19.17%) C#
6 5068 (19.07%) Java
7 4676 (17.60%) .NET
8 4570 (17.20%) Microsoft
9 4448 (16.74%) SQL Server
10 4427 (16.66%) JavaScript
11 4236 (15.94%) HTML
12 4183 (15.74%) Windows
13 4080 (15.35%) Analytical Skills
14 4065 (15.30%) Software Engineering
15 3402 (12.80%) Project Management
16 3383 (12.73%) CSS
17 3174 (11.94%) Linux
18 3106 (11.69%) MS Excel
19 2853 (10.74%) C++
20 2646 (9.96%) Oracle
21 2563 (9.65%) OO
22 2431 (9.15%) ASP.NET
23 2411 (9.07%) Mathematics
24 2175 (8.18%) ITIL
25 2155 (8.11%) MVC
26 2103 (7.91%) XML
27 2075 (7.81%) Marketing
28 2022 (7.61%) Scrum
29 1978 (7.44%) jQuery
30 1937 (7.29%) TDD

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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
1 890 (3.35%) SharePoint
2 636 (2.39%) SAS
3 613 (2.31%) Apache
4 574 (2.16%) IIS
5 510 (1.92%) MS Exchange
6 478 (1.80%) Tomcat
7 423 (1.59%) CMS
8 396 (1.49%) Node.js
9 310 (1.17%) WebLogic
10 261 (0.98%) JBoss
11 242 (0.91%) WebSphere
12 187 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2010
13 169 (0.64%) WordPress
14 150 (0.56%) Lync
15 148 (0.56%) Drupal
16 138 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
17 133 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
18 93 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2013
19 90 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
20 89 (0.33%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3106 (11.69%) MS Excel
2 1433 (5.39%) MS Office
3 574 (2.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 396 (1.49%) Photoshop
5 380 (1.43%) MS Project
6 377 (1.42%) MS Visio
7 314 (1.18%) SPSS
8 159 (0.60%) Adobe Illustrator
9 156 (0.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 119 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
11 75 (0.28%) InDesign
12 48 (0.18%) OmniGraffle
13 46 (0.17%) AutoCAD
14 32 (0.12%) Acrobat
15 31 (0.12%) PowerPivot
16 29 (0.11%) SOLIDWORKS
16 29 (0.11%) Fireworks
17 24 (0.090%) Pro/ENGINEER
17 24 (0.090%) PTC Creo
18 22 (0.083%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 277 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 128 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
3 120 (0.45%) Magento
4 61 (0.23%) Oracle Financials
5 60 (0.23%) Oracle EBS R12
6 59 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
7 53 (0.20%) SAP ERP
8 49 (0.18%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 49 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 48 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
10 43 (0.16%) Markit EDM
11 42 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
11 42 (0.16%) Oracle ERP
12 37 (0.14%) WebTrends
13 36 (0.14%) SAP FI
14 35 (0.13%) Oracle Applications
15 34 (0.13%) SAP CO
15 34 (0.13%) SAP SD
16 33 (0.12%) SAP FI/CO
16 33 (0.12%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 665 (2.50%) SaaS
2 460 (1.73%) Amazon AWS
3 304 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 270 (1.02%) Google Analytics
5 247 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
6 180 (0.68%) Office 365
7 123 (0.46%) IaaS
8 119 (0.45%) PaaS
9 74 (0.28%) GitHub
10 59 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
11 58 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
12 47 (0.18%) Adobe Analytics
13 42 (0.16%) SuccessFactors
14 30 (0.11%) Force.com
15 23 (0.087%) Google App Engine
16 16 (0.060%) Amazon S3
17 13 (0.049%) Taleo
17 13 (0.049%) Google Apps
17 13 (0.049%) Basecamp
17 13 (0.049%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 949 (3.57%) Firewall
2 925 (3.48%) Internet
3 822 (3.09%) TCP/IP
4 547 (2.06%) Wireless
5 542 (2.04%) LAN
6 518 (1.95%) DNS
7 516 (1.94%) WAN
8 455 (1.71%) VPN
9 444 (1.67%) Network Security
10 387 (1.46%) HTTP
10 387 (1.46%) SAN
11 312 (1.17%) VoIP
12 290 (1.09%) DHCP
13 189 (0.71%) MPLS
14 178 (0.67%) SSL
15 157 (0.59%) BGP
15 157 (0.59%) Intranet
16 143 (0.54%) Ethernet
17 137 (0.52%) Cisco ASA
18 130 (0.49%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4448 (16.74%) SQL Server
2 1253 (4.72%) MySQL
3 1208 (4.55%) Relational Database
4 824 (3.10%) Data Warehouse
5 739 (2.78%) Big Data
6 713 (2.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 668 (2.51%) SQL Server 2008
8 635 (2.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 527 (1.98%) Oracle Database
10 496 (1.87%) NoSQL
11 452 (1.70%) RDBMS
12 405 (1.52%) MongoDB
13 400 (1.51%) Hadoop
13 400 (1.51%) SQL Server 2012
14 369 (1.39%) Data Mining
15 368 (1.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 293 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
17 244 (0.92%) QlikView
18 235 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
19 208 (0.78%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1058 (3.98%) Git (software)
2 921 (3.47%) Visual Studio
3 618 (2.33%) Subversion
4 571 (2.15%) Team Foundation Server
5 546 (2.05%) Maven
6 516 (1.94%) JIRA
7 491 (1.85%) Selenium
8 384 (1.45%) Jenkins
9 378 (1.42%) Eclipse
10 366 (1.38%) NUnit
11 269 (1.01%) JUnit
12 237 (0.89%) Ant
13 177 (0.67%) TeamCity
14 166 (0.62%) Rhino Mocks
15 141 (0.53%) Moq
16 132 (0.50%) Cucumber
17 125 (0.47%) WebDriver
18 103 (0.39%) Dreamweaver
19 100 (0.38%) Mercurial
20 97 (0.37%) Jasmine
General
1 7251 (27.29%) Finance
2 2075 (7.81%) Marketing
3 1734 (6.53%) Banking
4 1538 (5.79%) Telecoms
5 1362 (5.13%) Retail
6 628 (2.36%) Electronics
7 614 (2.31%) Games
8 591 (2.22%) Manufacturing
9 587 (2.21%) Legal
10 536 (2.02%) Front Office
11 478 (1.80%) Advertising
12 460 (1.73%) Investment Banking
13 440 (1.66%) Financial Institution
14 360 (1.35%) Law
15 320 (1.20%) Automotive
16 295 (1.11%) Back Office
17 271 (1.02%) Aerospace
18 255 (0.96%) Publishing
19 237 (0.89%) German Language
20 226 (0.85%) French Language
Job Titles
1 8151 (30.67%) Developer
2 4075 (15.34%) Analyst
3 1759 (6.62%) Consultant
4 1731 (6.51%) Software Engineer
5 1682 (6.33%) Graduate
6 1527 (5.75%) Software Developer
7 1510 (5.68%) Java Developer
8 1502 (5.65%) Junior
9 1361 (5.12%) C# Developer
10 1353 (5.09%) Business Analyst
11 1190 (4.48%) .NET Developer
12 1151 (4.33%) Project Manager
13 1140 (4.29%) Architect
14 1053 (3.96%) Senior Developer
15 925 (3.48%) Junior Developer
16 779 (2.93%) C# .NET Developer
17 715 (2.69%) Support Analyst
18 671 (2.53%) Web Developer
19 589 (2.22%) Graduate Developer
20 550 (2.07%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4676 (17.60%) .NET
2 4236 (15.94%) HTML
3 3383 (12.73%) CSS
4 2431 (9.15%) ASP.NET
5 2103 (7.91%) XML
6 1978 (7.44%) jQuery
7 1856 (6.98%) Web Services
8 1439 (5.42%) HTML5
9 1076 (4.05%) Spring
10 969 (3.65%) ASP.NET MVC
11 894 (3.36%) .NET Framework
12 791 (2.98%) Ajax
13 776 (2.92%) CSS3
14 724 (2.72%) WCF
15 698 (2.63%) J2EE
16 676 (2.54%) AngularJS
17 659 (2.48%) REST
18 612 (2.30%) WPF
19 598 (2.25%) SOAP
20 592 (2.23%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 8193 (30.83%) Computer Science
2 4080 (15.35%) Analytical Skills
3 2411 (9.07%) Mathematics
4 1574 (5.92%) Management Information System
5 1144 (4.31%) User Experience
6 770 (2.90%) Mobile App
7 769 (2.89%) Algorithms
8 766 (2.88%) Open Source
9 742 (2.79%) Physics
10 684 (2.57%) Enterprise Software
11 676 (2.54%) Statistics
12 587 (2.21%) Visualisation
13 539 (2.03%) Social Media
14 525 (1.98%) Hedge funds
15 443 (1.67%) Data Structures
16 341 (1.28%) Derivative
17 327 (1.23%) Client/Server
18 301 (1.13%) Economics
19 288 (1.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
20 236 (0.89%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 4183 (15.74%) Windows
2 3174 (11.94%) Linux
3 1684 (6.34%) UNIX
4 960 (3.61%) Android
5 829 (3.12%) Apple iOS
6 660 (2.48%) Windows Server 2008
7 430 (1.62%) Windows 7
8 392 (1.48%) Windows Server 2012
9 284 (1.07%) Windows Server 2003
10 241 (0.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 239 (0.90%) Solaris
12 218 (0.82%) Windows XP
13 161 (0.61%) Windows 8
14 109 (0.41%) CentOS
15 101 (0.38%) Mac OS X
16 100 (0.38%) Ubuntu
17 87 (0.33%) AIX
18 78 (0.29%) Windows Mobile
19 68 (0.26%) Windows Phone
20 51 (0.19%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 6577 (24.75%) Agile Software Development
2 4065 (15.30%) Software Engineering
3 3402 (12.80%) Project Management
4 2563 (9.65%) OO
5 2175 (8.18%) ITIL
6 2155 (8.11%) MVC
7 2022 (7.61%) Scrum
8 1937 (7.29%) TDD
9 1832 (6.89%) Analytics
10 1518 (5.71%) PRINCE2
11 1471 (5.54%) Business Intelligence
12 1333 (5.02%) E-Commerce
13 1285 (4.84%) CRM
14 1196 (4.50%) Mentoring
15 1136 (4.28%) Business Analysis
16 1000 (3.76%) Unit Testing
17 992 (3.73%) Stakeholder Management
18 974 (3.67%) Web Development
19 910 (3.42%) Continuous Integration
20 877 (3.30%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6849 (25.77%) SQL
2 5094 (19.17%) C#
3 5068 (19.07%) Java
4 4427 (16.66%) JavaScript
5 2853 (10.74%) C++
6 1752 (6.59%) Python
7 1641 (6.18%) C
8 1286 (4.84%) PHP
9 892 (3.36%) T-SQL
10 751 (2.83%) Perl
11 605 (2.28%) VB.NET
12 555 (2.09%) Ruby
13 539 (2.03%) PL/SQL
14 485 (1.83%) VB
15 412 (1.55%) VBA
16 409 (1.54%) PowerShell
17 378 (1.42%) R
18 329 (1.24%) Shell Script
19 308 (1.16%) Objective-C
20 306 (1.15%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 889 (3.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 838 (3.15%) Security Cleared
3 710 (2.67%) Cisco Certification
4 662 (2.49%) ISEB
5 524 (1.97%) SC Cleared
6 430 (1.62%) CCNA
7 415 (1.56%) PMI Certification
8 414 (1.56%) MCSE
9 409 (1.54%) PhD
10 398 (1.50%) CISSP
11 353 (1.33%) ISTQB
12 318 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
13 314 (1.18%) CCNP
14 298 (1.12%) HND
15 297 (1.12%) PMP
16 267 (1.00%) MCP
17 257 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 214 (0.81%) DV Cleared
19 210 (0.79%) CISM
20 187 (0.70%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1675 (6.30%) QA
2 589 (2.22%) SLA
3 338 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 229 (0.86%) ISO 9001
5 187 (0.70%) PCI DSS
6 100 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 86 (0.32%) COBIT
8 69 (0.26%) Data Quality
9 56 (0.21%) ISO 9000
10 46 (0.17%) EMIR
11 30 (0.11%) MiFID
12 26 (0.098%) Dodd-Frank
13 24 (0.090%) CRD IV
14 23 (0.087%) HL7
15 22 (0.083%) JSP 440
15 22 (0.083%) ISO 14001
16 19 (0.072%) JTAG
17 18 (0.068%) IEC 61508
18 16 (0.060%) TickIT
19 14 (0.053%) DO-178B
System Software
1 1220 (4.59%) Active Directory
2 788 (2.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 232 (0.87%) Hyper-V
4 202 (0.76%) vSphere
5 197 (0.74%) Firmware
6 145 (0.55%) XenApp
7 110 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
8 108 (0.41%) XenDesktop
9 103 (0.39%) VMware ESX
10 75 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
11 60 (0.23%) Docker
12 56 (0.21%) NFS
13 46 (0.17%) KVM
13 46 (0.17%) Microsoft App-V
14 41 (0.15%) Xen
15 39 (0.15%) Terminal Services
15 39 (0.15%) iptables
16 35 (0.13%) Varnish
17 34 (0.13%) VMware Workstation
18 32 (0.12%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 256 (0.96%) Puppet
2 197 (0.74%) SCCM
3 193 (0.73%) Opscode Chef
4 152 (0.57%) Nagios
5 111 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
6 97 (0.37%) SCOM
7 60 (0.23%) Ansible
8 58 (0.22%) Vagrant
9 52 (0.20%) OpenView
10 47 (0.18%) Data Guard
11 46 (0.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 41 (0.15%) Cacti
13 39 (0.15%) Backup Exec
14 38 (0.14%) Salt
15 36 (0.14%) Tivoli
16 34 (0.13%) Control-M
17 32 (0.12%) Oracle RMAN
18 29 (0.11%) WSUS
19 27 (0.10%) ZABBIX
20 26 (0.098%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 4570 (17.20%) Microsoft
2 2646 (9.96%) Oracle
3 1163 (4.38%) VMware
4 972 (3.66%) Cisco
5 782 (2.94%) SAP
6 678 (2.55%) Google
7 632 (2.38%) Citrix
8 516 (1.94%) HP
9 491 (1.85%) Adobe
10 475 (1.79%) IBM
11 335 (1.26%) Salesforce.com
12 325 (1.22%) Red Hat
13 300 (1.13%) Tableau
14 273 (1.03%) Business Objects
15 218 (0.82%) Cognos
16 210 (0.79%) Juniper
17 195 (0.73%) EMC
18 187 (0.70%) Informatica
19 158 (0.59%) F5
20 157 (0.59%) hybris
Croydon, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus a great benefits package
Posted: 17 minutes ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 25 minutes ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum £40-50k + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: £25-28k + benefits package.
Posted: 2 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £58,000 per annum £45-58k + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Excellent bens and Share Options
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + BONUS
Posted: 4 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + 30% Bonus + Private Medical + Othe
Posted: 5 hours ago
Enfield, Middlesex
Enfield Council
Posted: 11 hours ago
Enfield, Middlesex
Enfield Council
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Thales
Posted: 14 hours ago
Exmouth, Devon
Experis Engineering
Salary: benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Liverpool, Lancashire
E-Recruiter Limited
Posted: 14 hours ago