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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 14 13 14
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Degree 13411 12665 13746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 14.11% 12.94% 14.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 50.97% 46.95% 52.14%
Number of salaries quoted 10669 10051 10884
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 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,375 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.93% -
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
26313 26975 26362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.69% 27.55% 27.25%
Number of salaries quoted 21317 21708 20963
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016. 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 6095 £55,000 +4.76% 888
South East +1 2895 £43,596 +2.57% 341
East of England 0 1011 £40,000 -5.88% 208
South West +3 910 £40,000 +14.28% 139
North West +5 770 £40,000 +6.66% 183
West Midlands +7 648 £40,000 +6.66% 113
Yorkshire +6 610 £40,000 +8.10% 114
East Midlands +3 425 £40,000 +6.66% 65
North East -6 72 £39,656 +16.63% 43
Midlands +13 9 £37,000 -1.33% 2
Degree
UK

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 9723 (34.99%) Computer Science
2 7928 (28.53%) Finance
3 7519 (27.06%) Agile Software Development
4 6784 (24.41%) SQL
5 5947 (21.40%) Java
6 4916 (17.69%) C#
7 4800 (17.27%) JavaScript
8 4564 (16.42%) Software Engineering
9 4536 (16.32%) Analytical Skills
10 4418 (15.90%) .NET
11 4351 (15.66%) HTML
12 4341 (15.62%) Microsoft
13 4119 (14.82%) Windows
14 4075 (14.66%) SQL Server
15 3470 (12.49%) CSS
16 3425 (12.32%) Linux
17 3167 (11.40%) Project Management
18 3024 (10.88%) C++
19 2991 (10.76%) Mathematics
20 2901 (10.44%) Oracle
21 2869 (10.32%) MS Excel
22 2489 (8.96%) OO
23 2445 (8.80%) Python
24 2265 (8.15%) Scrum
25 2112 (7.60%) Web Services
26 2083 (7.50%) TDD
27 2073 (7.46%) Analytics
28 2041 (7.34%) Banking
29 1986 (7.15%) jQuery
30 1979 (7.12%) ITIL

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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
1 717 (2.58%) IIS
2 710 (2.55%) SharePoint
3 705 (2.54%) Node.js
4 647 (2.33%) Apache
5 517 (1.86%) SAS
6 502 (1.81%) Tomcat
7 412 (1.48%) MS Exchange
8 405 (1.46%) CMS
9 360 (1.30%) JBoss
10 296 (1.07%) WebLogic
11 286 (1.03%) WebSphere
12 241 (0.87%) Apache Spark
13 144 (0.52%) Confluence
14 136 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2010
15 134 (0.48%) Skype for Business
16 125 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
17 113 (0.41%) WordPress
18 112 (0.40%) nginx
19 107 (0.39%) GlassFish
20 99 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2869 (10.32%) MS Excel
2 1302 (4.69%) MS Office
3 566 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
4 409 (1.47%) MS Visio
5 352 (1.27%) MS Project
6 273 (0.98%) Photoshop
7 214 (0.77%) Adobe Illustrator
7 214 (0.77%) SPSS
8 145 (0.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 81 (0.29%) OmniGraffle
9 81 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
10 33 (0.12%) Fireworks
10 33 (0.12%) Simulink
11 32 (0.12%) SOLIDWORKS
12 23 (0.083%) Adobe After Effects
13 22 (0.079%) AutoCAD
13 22 (0.079%) Mathematica
14 20 (0.072%) InDesign
14 20 (0.072%) S-PLUS
15 19 (0.068%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 268 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 121 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
3 108 (0.39%) Oracle EBS R12
4 104 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
5 82 (0.30%) Magento
6 78 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
7 68 (0.24%) HFM
8 67 (0.24%) SAP SD
9 58 (0.21%) SAP FI
10 53 (0.19%) SAP CO
11 49 (0.18%) Oracle 11i
11 49 (0.18%) SAP MM
12 48 (0.17%) SAP FI/CO
13 47 (0.17%) Oracle ERP
14 46 (0.17%) Markit EDM
14 46 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
15 43 (0.15%) Oracle Retail
16 42 (0.15%) SAP Business One
16 42 (0.15%) SAP SCM
17 40 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 760 (2.73%) SaaS
2 644 (2.32%) Amazon AWS
3 355 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
4 320 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
5 236 (0.85%) GitHub
6 211 (0.76%) Office 365
7 190 (0.68%) Google Analytics
8 104 (0.37%) PaaS
9 84 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
10 74 (0.27%) IaaS
11 59 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
12 45 (0.16%) Amazon S3
12 45 (0.16%) SuccessFactors
13 34 (0.12%) AdWords
14 30 (0.11%) Adobe Analytics
15 27 (0.097%) Force.com
15 27 (0.097%) Heroku
16 25 (0.090%) Amazon Kinesis
17 18 (0.065%) Google App Engine
18 16 (0.058%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 890 (3.20%) Internet
2 807 (2.90%) Firewall
3 720 (2.59%) TCP/IP
4 601 (2.16%) DNS
5 417 (1.50%) Network Security
6 406 (1.46%) VPN
7 401 (1.44%) LAN
8 388 (1.40%) WAN
9 349 (1.26%) HTTP
10 331 (1.19%) SAN
11 275 (0.99%) Wireless
12 265 (0.95%) Intranet
13 263 (0.95%) DHCP
14 254 (0.91%) VoIP
15 207 (0.74%) SSL
16 179 (0.64%) MPLS
17 151 (0.54%) Ethernet
18 132 (0.47%) VLAN
19 130 (0.47%) Cisco ASA
19 130 (0.47%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4075 (14.66%) SQL Server
2 1412 (5.08%) MySQL
3 1375 (4.95%) Relational Database
4 1314 (4.73%) Big Data
5 870 (3.13%) NoSQL
6 860 (3.09%) Data Warehouse
7 726 (2.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 715 (2.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 596 (2.14%) Oracle Database
10 590 (2.12%) SQL Server 2008
11 587 (2.11%) Hadoop
12 497 (1.79%) RDBMS
13 464 (1.67%) MongoDB
14 435 (1.57%) PostgreSQL
15 397 (1.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 327 (1.18%) Data Mining
17 322 (1.16%) BusinessObjects
18 313 (1.13%) SQL Server 2012
19 280 (1.01%) Apache Cassandra
20 249 (0.90%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1299 (4.67%) Git (software)
2 949 (3.41%) Visual Studio
3 814 (2.93%) JIRA
4 780 (2.81%) Subversion
5 735 (2.64%) Team Foundation Server
6 623 (2.24%) Selenium
7 613 (2.21%) Jenkins
8 530 (1.91%) Maven
9 418 (1.50%) JUnit
10 376 (1.35%) Eclipse
11 315 (1.13%) NUnit
12 272 (0.98%) Cucumber
13 191 (0.69%) TeamCity
14 184 (0.66%) Ant
15 164 (0.59%) Mercurial
16 152 (0.55%) Hudson
17 143 (0.51%) Moq
18 140 (0.50%) Axure RP
19 138 (0.50%) Grunt
20 128 (0.46%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 7928 (28.53%) Finance
2 2041 (7.34%) Banking
3 1860 (6.69%) Marketing
4 1762 (6.34%) Telecoms
5 1355 (4.88%) Retail
6 681 (2.45%) Legal
7 668 (2.40%) Front Office
8 606 (2.18%) Manufacturing
9 597 (2.15%) Games
10 592 (2.13%) Electronics
11 589 (2.12%) Investment Banking
12 433 (1.56%) Law
13 429 (1.54%) Advertising
14 372 (1.34%) Financial Institution
15 319 (1.15%) Billing
16 265 (0.95%) Automotive
17 263 (0.95%) Back Office
18 251 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
19 227 (0.82%) Publishing
20 222 (0.80%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 8864 (31.90%) Developer
2 4319 (15.54%) Analyst
3 2328 (8.38%) Java Developer
4 2028 (7.30%) C# Developer
5 1825 (6.57%) Graduate
6 1769 (6.37%) Consultant
7 1646 (5.92%) .NET Developer
8 1608 (5.79%) Junior
9 1470 (5.29%) Software Engineer
10 1372 (4.94%) Architect
11 1292 (4.65%) Senior Developer
12 1288 (4.63%) Business Analyst
13 1278 (4.60%) Software Developer
14 1186 (4.27%) Project Manager
15 1144 (4.12%) C# .NET Developer
16 916 (3.30%) Junior Developer
17 873 (3.14%) Graduate Developer
18 833 (3.00%) JavaScript Developer
19 759 (2.73%) SQL Developer
20 758 (2.73%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4418 (15.90%) .NET
2 4351 (15.66%) HTML
3 3470 (12.49%) CSS
4 2112 (7.60%) Web Services
5 1986 (7.15%) jQuery
6 1962 (7.06%) ASP.NET
7 1875 (6.75%) XML
8 1617 (5.82%) HTML5
9 1212 (4.36%) AngularJS
9 1212 (4.36%) Spring
10 925 (3.33%) CSS3
11 780 (2.81%) ASP.NET MVC
12 779 (2.80%) .NET Framework
12 779 (2.80%) Ajax
13 734 (2.64%) WCF
14 726 (2.61%) J2EE
15 691 (2.49%) REST
16 678 (2.44%) RESTful
17 654 (2.35%) Hibernate
18 601 (2.16%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9723 (34.99%) Computer Science
2 4536 (16.32%) Analytical Skills
3 2991 (10.76%) Mathematics
4 1558 (5.61%) Management Information System
5 1205 (4.34%) User Experience
6 917 (3.30%) Algorithms
7 916 (3.30%) Physics
8 749 (2.70%) Hedge funds
9 730 (2.63%) Mobile App
10 663 (2.39%) Data Centre
11 617 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
12 576 (2.07%) Visualisation
13 555 (2.00%) Statistics
14 475 (1.71%) Data Structures
15 413 (1.49%) Derivative
16 408 (1.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 374 (1.35%) Social Media
18 365 (1.31%) Equities
19 334 (1.20%) Fixed Income
20 331 (1.19%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4119 (14.82%) Windows
2 3425 (12.32%) Linux
3 1638 (5.89%) Unix
4 1039 (3.74%) Windows Server
5 934 (3.36%) Android
6 822 (2.96%) Apple iOS
7 464 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 404 (1.45%) Windows 7
9 345 (1.24%) Windows Server 2012
10 182 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 162 (0.58%) Windows Server 2003
12 161 (0.58%) Windows 8
13 143 (0.51%) Solaris
14 136 (0.49%) CentOS
15 127 (0.46%) Mac OS X
16 99 (0.36%) Windows XP
17 86 (0.31%) AIX
18 80 (0.29%) Ubuntu
19 71 (0.26%) Windows Phone
20 68 (0.24%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 7519 (27.06%) Agile Software Development
2 4564 (16.42%) Software Engineering
3 3167 (11.40%) Project Management
4 2489 (8.96%) OO
5 2265 (8.15%) Scrum
6 2083 (7.50%) TDD
7 2073 (7.46%) Analytics
8 1979 (7.12%) ITIL
9 1919 (6.91%) SDLC
10 1823 (6.56%) MVC
11 1681 (6.05%) Business Intelligence
12 1525 (5.49%) Mentoring
13 1462 (5.26%) PRINCE2
14 1301 (4.68%) Continuous Integration
15 1293 (4.65%) E-Commerce
16 1238 (4.45%) Business Analysis
17 1183 (4.26%) CRM
18 1155 (4.16%) OOP
19 1137 (4.09%) Unit Testing
20 1057 (3.80%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 6784 (24.41%) SQL
2 5947 (21.40%) Java
3 4916 (17.69%) C#
4 4800 (17.27%) JavaScript
5 3024 (10.88%) C++
6 2445 (8.80%) Python
7 1529 (5.50%) C
8 1196 (4.30%) PHP
9 966 (3.48%) T-SQL
10 786 (2.83%) Perl
11 646 (2.32%) Ruby
12 563 (2.03%) VB.NET
13 545 (1.96%) PL/SQL
14 488 (1.76%) R
15 477 (1.72%) Shell Script
16 448 (1.61%) VBA
17 443 (1.59%) Scala
18 440 (1.58%) PowerShell
19 428 (1.54%) VB
20 363 (1.31%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1009 (3.63%) Security Cleared
2 852 (3.07%) Microsoft Certification
3 729 (2.62%) ISEB
4 711 (2.56%) CISSP
5 676 (2.43%) SC Cleared
6 635 (2.28%) Cisco Certification
7 504 (1.81%) PhD
8 450 (1.62%) PMI Certification
9 433 (1.56%) CISM
10 366 (1.32%) CCNA
11 364 (1.31%) MCSE
12 353 (1.27%) CISA
13 342 (1.23%) ISTQB
14 301 (1.08%) HND
15 293 (1.05%) PMP
16 283 (1.02%) CCNP
17 249 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 243 (0.87%) DV Cleared
19 224 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
20 206 (0.74%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1816 (6.53%) QA
2 479 (1.72%) SLA
3 435 (1.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 324 (1.17%) Data Quality
5 282 (1.01%) PCI DSS
6 194 (0.70%) ISO 9001
7 185 (0.67%) COBIT
8 157 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 74 (0.27%) MiFID
10 56 (0.20%) EMIR
11 43 (0.15%) FATCA
12 42 (0.15%) TickIT
13 34 (0.12%) HMG Security Policy Framework
14 33 (0.12%) ISO 9000
15 32 (0.12%) MISRA
16 28 (0.10%) P3O
17 24 (0.086%) HIPAA
17 24 (0.086%) ISO27002
17 24 (0.086%) SDET
18 23 (0.083%) ISO22301
System Software
1 1068 (3.84%) Active Directory
2 663 (2.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 215 (0.77%) Firmware
4 198 (0.71%) Docker
5 175 (0.63%) Hyper-V
6 122 (0.44%) vSphere
7 98 (0.35%) VMware ESX
8 75 (0.27%) HDFS
9 68 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
10 66 (0.24%) XenApp
11 62 (0.22%) Xen
12 49 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
13 47 (0.17%) NFS
13 47 (0.17%) Snort
14 45 (0.16%) Terminal Services
15 38 (0.14%) Squid
16 37 (0.13%) iptables
16 37 (0.13%) Varnish
17 34 (0.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
18 29 (0.10%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 268 (0.96%) Puppet
2 199 (0.72%) SCCM
3 149 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
4 104 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
5 99 (0.36%) Ansible
6 79 (0.28%) SCOM
7 72 (0.26%) Nagios
8 58 (0.21%) Backup Exec
9 49 (0.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 47 (0.17%) QRadar
11 42 (0.15%) Data Guard
12 41 (0.15%) Control-M
12 41 (0.15%) WSUS
13 40 (0.14%) Mesos
14 39 (0.14%) Cacti
15 38 (0.14%) Nmap
16 36 (0.13%) Nessus
17 31 (0.11%) Cisco CUCM
17 31 (0.11%) Hadoop YARN
18 30 (0.11%) Graphite
Vendors
1 4341 (15.62%) Microsoft
2 2901 (10.44%) Oracle
3 990 (3.56%) SAP
4 977 (3.52%) VMware
5 854 (3.07%) Cisco
6 504 (1.81%) Google
7 496 (1.78%) IBM
8 481 (1.73%) Citrix
9 472 (1.70%) HP
10 414 (1.49%) Adobe
11 382 (1.37%) Tableau
12 299 (1.08%) Salesforce.com
13 282 (1.01%) Red Hat
14 206 (0.74%) Juniper
15 205 (0.74%) Facebook
16 199 (0.72%) Informatica
17 182 (0.65%) Cognos
18 180 (0.65%) EMC
19 169 (0.61%) Apple
20 159 (0.57%) Bloomberg
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000
Posted: 48 minutes ago
Kings Langley, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000 per annum + Leading Bonus, Pens etc
Posted: 1 hour ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £53000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + be - bonus,shares,pens+more
Posted: 2 hours ago
West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bens - shares, health, pens
Posted: 2 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + 10% bonus, benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + bonus, share options + more
Posted: 2 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits!
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £32000 per annum + be- shares, health, pens
Posted: 2 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £60000 - £100000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Ashton Consulting Group Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits and bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £26000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Barnet, Hertfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £53000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £37000 - £47000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 23 hours ago
West Bromwich, West Midlands
Interserve FM
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Artemis Search Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday