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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 12 13 12
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Degree 14949 13811 15753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 13.94% 13.90% 14.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 51.68% 51.46% 50.24%
Number of salaries quoted 11495 11188 13210
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.31% +1.33%
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
28927 26840 31354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 26.98% 27.00% 28.43%
Number of salaries quoted 22627 22025 26794
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 0 6838 £50,000 - 788
South East 0 3348 £40,000 - 305
East of England +1 1260 £40,000 - 176
North West +1 813 £38,250 +9.28% 169
South West -2 794 £35,000 +2.94% 144
Yorkshire -3 615 £35,000 -1.40% 85
West Midlands 0 601 £37,500 -2.59% 67
East Midlands 0 481 £37,500 +11.94% 65
North East +7 150 £33,000 -9.58% 32
Midlands +9 8 £47,500 +11.76% 2
South Coast - 1 - -
Degree
UK

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 10027 (32.24%) Computer Science
2 8264 (26.57%) Finance
3 7837 (25.20%) SQL
4 6439 (20.70%) Java
5 6271 (20.16%) C#
6 5864 (18.85%) .NET
7 5411 (17.40%) JavaScript
8 5395 (17.35%) Microsoft
9 5227 (16.81%) HTML
10 5044 (16.22%) SQL Server
11 4825 (15.51%) Windows
12 4553 (14.64%) Software Engineering
13 4070 (13.09%) Linux
14 4054 (13.03%) Agile Software Development
15 4038 (12.98%) CSS
16 3820 (12.28%) Project Management
17 3733 (12.00%) OO
18 3724 (11.97%) MS Excel
19 3720 (11.96%) C++
20 3171 (10.20%) Oracle
21 3161 (10.16%) Mathematics
22 2926 (9.41%) ASP.NET
23 2576 (8.28%) Marketing
24 2509 (8.07%) XML
25 2419 (7.78%) Scrum
26 2416 (7.77%) jQuery
27 2333 (7.50%) UNIX
28 2319 (7.46%) Python
29 2243 (7.21%) TDD
30 2210 (7.11%) ITIL

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 1081 (3.48%) SharePoint
2 779 (2.50%) IIS
3 739 (2.38%) Apache
4 687 (2.21%) SAS
5 671 (2.16%) MS Exchange
6 660 (2.12%) Tomcat
7 535 (1.72%) CMS
8 416 (1.34%) Node.js
9 315 (1.01%) WebSphere
10 291 (0.94%) WebLogic
11 253 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2010
12 192 (0.62%) Lync
13 181 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
14 170 (0.55%) Drupal
15 169 (0.54%) WordPress
16 149 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
17 131 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2013
17 131 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
18 105 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2007
19 92 (0.30%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 3724 (11.97%) MS Excel
2 1659 (5.33%) MS Office
3 664 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
4 466 (1.50%) MS Project
5 437 (1.41%) Photoshop
6 390 (1.25%) MS Visio
7 272 (0.87%) SPSS
8 237 (0.76%) Adobe Illustrator
9 125 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
10 80 (0.26%) InDesign
11 62 (0.20%) Simulink
12 45 (0.14%) InfoPath
13 42 (0.14%) AutoCAD
14 40 (0.13%) Adobe After Effects
15 35 (0.11%) Acrobat
16 34 (0.11%) FrameMaker
17 32 (0.10%) OmniGraffle
18 30 (0.096%) Fireworks
19 28 (0.090%) CPLEX
20 26 (0.084%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 278 (0.89%) Google Analytics
2 237 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
3 231 (0.74%) Magento
4 163 (0.52%) Oracle EBS
5 126 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
6 89 (0.29%) SAP FI
7 87 (0.28%) SAP CO
8 86 (0.28%) SAP BPC
8 86 (0.28%) SAP FI/CO
9 73 (0.23%) WebTrends
10 64 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
11 62 (0.20%) Oracle General Ledger
12 60 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
13 57 (0.18%) SiteCatalyst
14 52 (0.17%) SAP SD
15 51 (0.16%) Oracle Financials
16 49 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
17 46 (0.15%) Oracle Receivables
18 44 (0.14%) SAP CRM
19 43 (0.14%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 616 (1.98%) SaaS
2 239 (0.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 208 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
4 182 (0.59%) Office 365
5 158 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
6 110 (0.35%) GitHub
7 67 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
8 53 (0.17%) PaaS
9 50 (0.16%) Force.com
10 34 (0.11%) IaaS
10 34 (0.11%) Google Apps
11 29 (0.093%) SuccessFactors
12 25 (0.080%) Google App Engine
13 14 (0.045%) Amazon ELB
14 13 (0.042%) Amazon S3
14 13 (0.042%) Trello
15 12 (0.039%) MailChimp
15 12 (0.039%) Basecamp
16 9 (0.029%) Route 53
16 9 (0.029%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 1138 (3.66%) Internet
2 933 (3.00%) TCP/IP
3 868 (2.79%) Firewall
4 645 (2.07%) LAN
5 620 (1.99%) HTTP
6 540 (1.74%) DNS
7 539 (1.73%) WAN
8 523 (1.68%) SAN
9 447 (1.44%) Wireless
10 426 (1.37%) VPN
11 366 (1.18%) DHCP
12 308 (0.99%) Network Security
13 299 (0.96%) Intranet
14 251 (0.81%) VoIP
15 203 (0.65%) Ethernet
16 194 (0.62%) SSL
17 192 (0.62%) VLAN
18 184 (0.59%) NAS
19 151 (0.49%) Broadband
19 151 (0.49%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5044 (16.22%) SQL Server
2 1805 (5.80%) MySQL
3 1536 (4.94%) Relational Database
4 866 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 858 (2.76%) Data Warehouse
6 801 (2.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 755 (2.43%) Big Data
8 695 (2.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 566 (1.82%) Oracle Database
10 525 (1.69%) RDBMS
11 492 (1.58%) Hadoop
12 433 (1.39%) NoSQL
13 421 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
14 405 (1.30%) SQL Server 2005
15 398 (1.28%) Data Mining
16 396 (1.27%) MongoDB
17 390 (1.25%) PostgreSQL
18 349 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 226 (0.73%) QlikView
20 201 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1219 (3.92%) Git (software)
2 1145 (3.68%) Visual Studio
3 894 (2.87%) Subversion
4 672 (2.16%) Team Foundation Server
5 646 (2.08%) Selenium
6 570 (1.83%) Maven
7 528 (1.70%) JIRA
8 461 (1.48%) Eclipse
9 448 (1.44%) JUnit
10 436 (1.40%) Jenkins
11 370 (1.19%) NUnit
12 268 (0.86%) Ant
13 240 (0.77%) Cucumber
14 176 (0.57%) QuickTest Pro
15 174 (0.56%) WebDriver
16 157 (0.50%) Rhino Mocks
17 146 (0.47%) Moq
18 125 (0.40%) Jasmine
19 122 (0.39%) Mockito
20 110 (0.35%) Rational DOORS
General
1 8264 (26.57%) Finance
2 2576 (8.28%) Marketing
3 1902 (6.12%) Banking
4 1720 (5.53%) Telecoms
5 1516 (4.87%) Retail
6 787 (2.53%) Front Office
7 756 (2.43%) Games
8 736 (2.37%) Electronics
9 695 (2.23%) Advertising
10 676 (2.17%) Investment Banking
11 664 (2.13%) Legal
12 648 (2.08%) Manufacturing
13 434 (1.40%) Back Office
14 404 (1.30%) Law
15 397 (1.28%) Financial Institution
16 391 (1.26%) Publishing
17 304 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
18 294 (0.95%) French Language
19 270 (0.87%) German Language
20 237 (0.76%) Military
Job Titles
1 10206 (32.82%) Developer
2 4766 (15.32%) Analyst
3 2210 (7.11%) Consultant
4 2175 (6.99%) Graduate
5 1995 (6.41%) Java Developer
6 1826 (5.87%) Software Engineer
7 1680 (5.40%) Junior
8 1529 (4.92%) Software Developer
9 1522 (4.89%) .NET Developer
10 1511 (4.86%) C# Developer
11 1315 (4.23%) Business Analyst
12 1282 (4.12%) Senior Developer
13 1207 (3.88%) Architect
14 1204 (3.87%) Project Manager
15 931 (2.99%) Junior Developer
16 899 (2.89%) C# .NET Developer
17 854 (2.75%) Web Developer
17 854 (2.75%) Graduate Developer
18 763 (2.45%) Support Analyst
19 752 (2.42%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5864 (18.85%) .NET
2 5227 (16.81%) HTML
3 4038 (12.98%) CSS
4 2926 (9.41%) ASP.NET
5 2509 (8.07%) XML
6 2416 (7.77%) jQuery
7 2109 (6.78%) Web Services
8 1698 (5.46%) HTML5
9 1225 (3.94%) Spring
10 1127 (3.62%) .NET Framework
11 1034 (3.32%) WCF
12 1023 (3.29%) CSS3
13 957 (3.08%) Ajax
14 905 (2.91%) J2EE
15 862 (2.77%) ASP.NET MVC
16 857 (2.76%) WPF
17 698 (2.24%) Hibernate
18 677 (2.18%) SOAP
19 667 (2.14%) REST
20 587 (1.89%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10027 (32.24%) Computer Science
2 3161 (10.16%) Mathematics
3 1459 (4.69%) Management Information System
4 972 (3.13%) Mobile App
5 957 (3.08%) Physics
6 875 (2.81%) Open Source
7 832 (2.68%) Statistics
8 697 (2.24%) Social Media
9 647 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
10 508 (1.63%) Visualisation
10 508 (1.63%) Hedge funds
11 466 (1.50%) Derivative
12 459 (1.48%) Client/Server
13 452 (1.45%) Economics
14 402 (1.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 346 (1.11%) Equities
16 290 (0.93%) Fixed Income
17 289 (0.93%) PMI
18 267 (0.86%) Digital Media
19 249 (0.80%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 4825 (15.51%) Windows
2 4070 (13.09%) Linux
3 2333 (7.50%) UNIX
4 1048 (3.37%) Android
5 918 (2.95%) Windows Server 2008
6 778 (2.50%) Apple iOS
7 569 (1.83%) Windows Server 2003
8 560 (1.80%) Windows 7
9 360 (1.16%) Solaris
10 314 (1.01%) Windows XP
11 276 (0.89%) Windows Server 2012
12 189 (0.61%) Windows 8
13 184 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 161 (0.52%) Mac OS X
15 150 (0.48%) AIX
16 126 (0.41%) Ubuntu
17 104 (0.33%) CentOS
18 78 (0.25%) Debian
19 76 (0.24%) Windows Phone
20 71 (0.23%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4553 (14.64%) Software Engineering
2 4054 (13.03%) Agile Software Development
3 3820 (12.28%) Project Management
4 3733 (12.00%) OO
5 2419 (7.78%) Scrum
6 2243 (7.21%) TDD
7 2210 (7.11%) ITIL
8 2135 (6.86%) MVC
9 1987 (6.39%) Analytics
10 1758 (5.65%) E-Commerce
11 1670 (5.37%) PRINCE2
12 1403 (4.51%) CRM
12 1403 (4.51%) Business Intelligence
13 1307 (4.20%) OOP
14 1287 (4.14%) Business Analysis
15 1258 (4.04%) Web Development
16 1161 (3.73%) Multithreading
17 1128 (3.63%) Unit Testing
18 984 (3.16%) Risk Management
19 925 (2.97%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7837 (25.20%) SQL
2 6439 (20.70%) Java
3 6271 (20.16%) C#
4 5411 (17.40%) JavaScript
5 3720 (11.96%) C++
6 2319 (7.46%) Python
7 2158 (6.94%) C
8 1615 (5.19%) PHP
9 994 (3.20%) T-SQL
10 962 (3.09%) Perl
11 841 (2.70%) VB.NET
12 723 (2.32%) Ruby
13 714 (2.30%) VB
14 546 (1.76%) VBA
15 537 (1.73%) PL/SQL
16 520 (1.67%) PowerShell
17 389 (1.25%) Bash Shell
18 370 (1.19%) Shell Script
19 320 (1.03%) Objective-C
20 308 (0.99%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1248 (4.01%) Microsoft Certification
2 1138 (3.66%) Security Cleared
3 891 (2.86%) ISEB
4 739 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
5 580 (1.86%) PhD
6 561 (1.80%) MCSE
7 530 (1.70%) SC Cleared
8 502 (1.61%) CISSP
9 493 (1.59%) PMI Certification
10 452 (1.45%) CCNA
11 333 (1.07%) ISTQB
12 327 (1.05%) MCP
13 325 (1.04%) HND
14 294 (0.95%) CISM
15 286 (0.92%) CISA
16 268 (0.86%) MBA
17 266 (0.86%) PMP
17 266 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
18 257 (0.83%) MCITP
19 249 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2208 (7.10%) QA
2 617 (1.98%) SLA
3 471 (1.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 371 (1.19%) ISO 9001
5 309 (0.99%) PCI DSS
6 110 (0.35%) COBIT
7 103 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 91 (0.29%) Data Quality
9 60 (0.19%) JSP 440
9 60 (0.19%) TickIT
10 51 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 17799
11 44 (0.14%) ISO 9000
12 36 (0.12%) Basel III
13 34 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
14 32 (0.10%) EMIR
15 29 (0.093%) ISO 14001
16 27 (0.087%) Solvency II
17 23 (0.074%) Basel II
18 21 (0.068%) HL7
19 18 (0.058%) GCP
System Software
1 1245 (4.00%) Active Directory
2 832 (2.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 271 (0.87%) Hyper-V
4 195 (0.63%) VMware ESX
5 145 (0.47%) vSphere
6 111 (0.36%) XenApp
7 86 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
8 64 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
9 56 (0.18%) KVM
9 56 (0.18%) VMware Workstation
10 52 (0.17%) Xen
11 47 (0.15%) XenDesktop
12 45 (0.14%) NFS
13 44 (0.14%) XenServer
14 43 (0.14%) Terminal Services
15 40 (0.13%) vCloud
15 40 (0.13%) Oracle RMAN
16 37 (0.12%) Varnish
17 34 (0.11%) IMail Server
17 34 (0.11%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 220 (0.71%) Puppet
2 189 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
3 172 (0.55%) SCCM
4 160 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
5 134 (0.43%) Nagios
6 88 (0.28%) SCOM
7 63 (0.20%) Backup Exec
8 51 (0.16%) WSUS
9 44 (0.14%) Data Guard
10 41 (0.13%) NetBackup
11 40 (0.13%) Ansible
12 39 (0.13%) OpenView
12 39 (0.13%) Tivoli
13 38 (0.12%) Cacti
14 28 (0.090%) SCVMM
15 26 (0.084%) Zenoss
16 25 (0.080%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
16 25 (0.080%) Cisco CUCM
17 24 (0.077%) Netcool
18 23 (0.074%) Control-M
Vendors
1 5395 (17.35%) Microsoft
2 3171 (10.20%) Oracle
3 1224 (3.94%) VMware
4 1199 (3.86%) Cisco
5 1040 (3.34%) SAP
6 661 (2.13%) Google
7 578 (1.86%) HP
8 548 (1.76%) Adobe
9 505 (1.62%) Citrix
10 482 (1.55%) IBM
11 408 (1.31%) Salesforce.com
12 330 (1.06%) JBoss
13 304 (0.98%) Business Objects
14 295 (0.95%) Red Hat
15 276 (0.89%) EMC
16 219 (0.70%) Zend
16 219 (0.70%) Sybase
17 210 (0.68%) Juniper
18 207 (0.67%) Bloomberg
19 206 (0.66%) Cognos
London
Client Server
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 57 minutes ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £85,000 to £120,000 per annum + car allowance + bonus + flexible
Posted: 1 hour ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
The One Group
Salary: £20k per year
Posted: 1 hour ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Hillingdon, Middlesex
Celgene
Posted: 12 hours ago
Hillingdon, Middlesex
Celgene
Posted: 12 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £32000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £22000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum - Competitive Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
North West
Spring Technology
Salary: £70000.00 per annum + + Car allowance + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Richmond, Surrey
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Good benefits package
Posted: 14 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 15 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Great Bonus on offer
Posted: 15 hours ago