The first table below looks at the demand for Degree in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Essex region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 14 10 16
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Permanent jobs citing Degree 141 150 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 11.35% 14.18% 11.46%
As % of the Qualifications category 49.13% 45.18% 46.31%
Number of salaries quoted 106 114 117
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £33,030
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +25.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £28,650 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £63,050 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Qualifications Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
287 332 298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 23.11% 31.38% 24.75%
Number of salaries quoted 215 273 262
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £62,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Degree
East of England

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Degree across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Degree
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Degree across the Essex region.

Degree Salary Trend in Essex

Degree
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Degree across the Essex region over the 3 months to 10 July 2014.

Degree Salary Histogram in Essex

Degree
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Essex region over the 3 months to 10 July 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
Chelmsford +5 31 £33,706 -20.69% 2
Colchester -16 20 £45,000 - 3
Basildon +10 17 £56,250 +18.42% 2
Billericay - 6 - -
Harlow -3 5 £25,500 -
Saffron Walden - 4 £45,000 - 1
Stanford-le-Hope - 2 £37,500 -
Brentwood -15 1 - - 1
Harwich - 1 £38,000 -
Degree
East of England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 89 (30.17%) SQL
2 86 (29.15%) C#
3 82 (27.80%) .NET
3 82 (27.80%) SQL Server
4 79 (26.78%) Computer Science
5 74 (25.08%) Microsoft
6 67 (22.71%) Finance
7 62 (21.02%) Java
8 61 (20.68%) Windows
9 54 (18.31%) ASP.NET
10 53 (17.97%) JavaScript
11 51 (17.29%) HTML
12 50 (16.95%) CSS
13 49 (16.61%) Visual Studio
13 49 (16.61%) Project Management
14 46 (15.59%) Web Services
15 42 (14.24%) Oracle
16 38 (12.88%) MS Excel
17 34 (11.53%) SharePoint
18 31 (10.51%) C
19 30 (10.17%) PRINCE2
19 30 (10.17%) Software Engineering
20 29 (9.83%) WinForms
21 28 (9.49%) ITIL
22 27 (9.15%) Citrix
23 26 (8.81%) VB.NET
24 25 (8.47%) MS Office
24 25 (8.47%) IIS
25 24 (8.14%) MS Exchange
26 23 (7.80%) assyst

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 34 (11.53%) SharePoint
2 25 (8.47%) IIS
3 24 (8.14%) MS Exchange
4 22 (7.46%) Exchange Server 2010
5 20 (6.78%) Exchange Server 2013
6 14 (4.75%) WebSphere
7 12 (4.07%) GlassFish
7 12 (4.07%) WebLogic
8 11 (3.73%) Documentum
8 11 (3.73%) BizTalk Server
8 11 (3.73%) SharePoint Server
9 4 (1.36%) Apache
10 3 (1.02%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (0.68%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.34%) Oracle Workflow
12 1 (0.34%) Alfresco
Applications
1 38 (12.88%) MS Excel
2 25 (8.47%) MS Office
3 13 (4.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (2.71%) MS Visio
5 7 (2.37%) MS Project
6 1 (0.34%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.34%) Simulink
6 1 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.34%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 23 (7.80%) assyst
2 3 (1.02%) VisionPLUS
3 2 (0.68%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle iStore
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.34%) HFM
4 1 (0.34%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.34%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.68%) SaaS
2 2 (0.68%) PaaS
2 2 (0.68%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.69%) VoIP
2 4 (1.36%) Firewall
3 3 (1.02%) IP Telephony
3 3 (1.02%) WAN
3 3 (1.02%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.02%) DNS
3 3 (1.02%) DPNSS
3 3 (1.02%) Q.931
3 3 (1.02%) H.323
4 2 (0.68%) MPLS
4 2 (0.68%) Intranet
4 2 (0.68%) Internet
4 2 (0.68%) VPN
4 2 (0.68%) LDAP
4 2 (0.68%) LAN
5 1 (0.34%) SDH
5 1 (0.34%) Broadband
5 1 (0.34%) DWDM
5 1 (0.34%) SAN
5 1 (0.34%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (27.80%) SQL Server
2 19 (6.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (4.41%) Relational Database
4 12 (4.07%) Data Mining
5 11 (3.73%) RDBMS
5 11 (3.73%) Oracle Reports
5 11 (3.73%) NoSQL
6 10 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (3.39%) MySQL
7 9 (3.05%) QlikView
8 8 (2.71%) Crystal Reports
9 7 (2.37%) SQL Server 2000
9 7 (2.37%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (2.03%) Oracle Database
11 5 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (1.36%) Firebird
12 4 (1.36%) Azure SQL Database
13 2 (0.68%) InterSystems Cache
14 1 (0.34%) Essbase
14 1 (0.34%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 49 (16.61%) Visual Studio
2 13 (4.41%) Ant
2 13 (4.41%) Maven
3 11 (3.73%) Gradle
4 7 (2.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 7 (2.37%) QuickTest Pro
5 6 (2.03%) Subversion
6 4 (1.36%) LoadRunner
7 2 (0.68%) JIRA
7 2 (0.68%) Axure RP
8 1 (0.34%) JProfiler
8 1 (0.34%) Hudson
8 1 (0.34%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.34%) Redmine
8 1 (0.34%) Eclipse RCP
8 1 (0.34%) Cactus
8 1 (0.34%) QADirector
8 1 (0.34%) FitNesse
8 1 (0.34%) TestNG
8 1 (0.34%) TeamCity
General
1 67 (22.71%) Finance
2 16 (5.42%) Automotive
3 15 (5.08%) Telecoms
4 14 (4.75%) Military
5 12 (4.07%) Electronics
5 12 (4.07%) Financial Institution
6 10 (3.39%) Banking
7 9 (3.05%) Marketing
8 6 (2.03%) Retail
9 5 (1.69%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.69%) Law
10 4 (1.36%) Back Office
11 3 (1.02%) Aerospace
11 3 (1.02%) Portuguese Language
12 2 (0.68%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.68%) Publishing
12 2 (0.68%) Legal
12 2 (0.68%) Local Government
13 1 (0.34%) Advertising
13 1 (0.34%) French Language
Job Titles
1 115 (38.98%) Developer
2 42 (14.24%) Analyst
2 42 (14.24%) Software Developer
3 23 (7.80%) Junior
4 20 (6.78%) Junior Developer
5 18 (6.10%) Java Developer
6 17 (5.76%) Project Manager
7 15 (5.08%) Software Engineer
7 15 (5.08%) Graduate
8 14 (4.75%) Release Manager
8 14 (4.75%) Analyst Developer
9 12 (4.07%) Graduate Developer
9 12 (4.07%) Architect
9 12 (4.07%) Consultant
10 11 (3.73%) Junior Analyst
10 11 (3.73%) Junior Analyst Developer
11 10 (3.39%) Senior Developer
12 9 (3.05%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 9 (3.05%) ITIL Manager
13 8 (2.71%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (27.80%) .NET
2 54 (18.31%) ASP.NET
3 51 (17.29%) HTML
4 50 (16.95%) CSS
5 46 (15.59%) Web Services
6 29 (9.83%) WinForms
7 20 (6.78%) SOAP
8 19 (6.44%) Ruby on Rails
9 18 (6.10%) XML
10 17 (5.76%) Swing
11 15 (5.08%) J2EE
12 14 (4.75%) Ajax
13 13 (4.41%) Hibernate
14 12 (4.07%) JMS
15 11 (3.73%) XHTML
16 10 (3.39%) WPF
17 9 (3.05%) jQuery
17 9 (3.05%) .NET Framework
18 8 (2.71%) Silverlight
18 8 (2.71%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 79 (26.78%) Computer Science
2 22 (7.46%) Management Information System
3 17 (5.76%) PMI
4 7 (2.37%) Data Protection Act
5 6 (2.03%) Physics
5 6 (2.03%) Firmware
5 6 (2.03%) Open Source
6 5 (1.69%) Data Integration
6 5 (1.69%) N-Tier
7 4 (1.36%) Mathematics
7 4 (1.36%) CUDA
7 4 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.02%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.02%) Social Media
8 3 (1.02%) E-Learning
9 2 (0.68%) Cryptography
9 2 (0.68%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 2 (0.68%) Robotics
9 2 (0.68%) Social Network
9 2 (0.68%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 61 (20.68%) Windows
2 23 (7.80%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (6.78%) Android
4 15 (5.08%) Linux
5 8 (2.71%) Windows 7
6 5 (1.69%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.34%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.34%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (16.61%) Project Management
2 30 (10.17%) PRINCE2
2 30 (10.17%) Software Engineering
3 28 (9.49%) ITIL
4 22 (7.46%) E-Commerce
5 21 (7.12%) ITSM
6 20 (6.78%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (6.78%) Android Development
7 18 (6.10%) Business Analysis
7 18 (6.10%) Programme Management
8 16 (5.42%) OO
8 16 (5.42%) Release Management
9 15 (5.08%) Resource Management
10 14 (4.75%) Requirements Management
10 14 (4.75%) OOP
10 14 (4.75%) Data Modelling
10 14 (4.75%) Configuration Management
10 14 (4.75%) Stakeholder Management
11 13 (4.41%) Workflow
11 13 (4.41%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 89 (30.17%) SQL
2 86 (29.15%) C#
3 62 (21.02%) Java
4 53 (17.97%) JavaScript
5 31 (10.51%) C
6 26 (8.81%) VB.NET
7 20 (6.78%) PL/SQL
8 19 (6.44%) Ruby
9 18 (6.10%) VB
10 16 (5.42%) C++
11 12 (4.07%) PHP
11 12 (4.07%) VBScript
12 11 (3.73%) ABAP
12 11 (3.73%) VBA
13 9 (3.05%) T-SQL
14 8 (2.71%) Perl
15 7 (2.37%) Python
16 5 (1.69%) Embedded C
17 4 (1.36%) Jython
18 3 (1.02%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 18 (6.10%) PMI Certification
1 18 (6.10%) Security Cleared
2 17 (5.76%) PMP
3 15 (5.08%) SC Cleared
4 11 (3.73%) ISTQB
5 8 (2.71%) ISEB
6 6 (2.03%) CCNA
6 6 (2.03%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (2.03%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (2.03%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (1.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (1.36%) CCNP
8 3 (1.02%) MCSE
9 2 (0.68%) CISSP
9 2 (0.68%) CISM
9 2 (0.68%) CEH
9 2 (0.68%) CSSLP
10 1 (0.34%) CAPM
10 1 (0.34%) Chartered Engineer
10 1 (0.34%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.07%) JSP 440
2 9 (3.05%) QA
3 4 (1.36%) SLA
4 3 (1.02%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.34%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.34%) IEC 61508
5 1 (0.34%) P3O
System Software
1 22 (7.46%) XenApp
2 5 (1.69%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (4.75%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.36%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (0.68%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 74 (25.08%) Microsoft
2 42 (14.24%) Oracle
3 27 (9.15%) Citrix
4 22 (7.46%) NetApp
5 20 (6.78%) JBoss
6 19 (6.44%) EMC
6 19 (6.44%) DevExpress
7 17 (5.76%) SAP
8 16 (5.42%) HP
9 9 (3.05%) Cisco
10 7 (2.37%) NEC
11 6 (2.03%) Sybase
12 5 (1.69%) Adobe
12 5 (1.69%) VMware
13 4 (1.36%) Mitel
13 4 (1.36%) SolarWinds
13 4 (1.36%) Aruba
14 3 (1.02%) BT
14 3 (1.02%) Macromedia
14 3 (1.02%) Juniper
Chelmsford, Essex
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-50k
Posted: 4 hours ago
Essex
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Negotiable for the right qualified candidate
Posted: 7 hours ago
Essex
ECM Selection
Salary: to £38k
Posted: 8 hours ago
Essex
ECM Selection
Salary: to £38k
Posted: 9 hours ago
Essex
ECM Selection
Salary: to £36k
Posted: 10 hours ago
Essex
ECM Selection
Salary: to £36k
Posted: 10 hours ago
Essex
ECM Selection
Salary: £42k - £48k
Posted: 10 hours ago
Essex
I3
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Saffron Walden, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k-50k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Connectus
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Next Move IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Hurren and Hope
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Colchester, Essex
CCity IT
Posted: 13 days ago
Essex
Huxley Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Cambridgeshire Essex Hertfordshire
Questor Resourcing
Salary: to circa £50k + bens
Posted: 20 days ago
Cambridgeshire Essex Hertfordshire
Questor Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary according to experience
Posted: 20 days ago