The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 10 12 9
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Permanent jobs citing Degree 173 154 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 12.24% 14.18% 15.94%
As % of the Qualifications category 44.36% 48.89% 57.44%
Number of salaries quoted 158 112 110
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Degree
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Qualifications Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
390 315 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 27.60% 29.01% 27.75%
Number of salaries quoted 325 210 202
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,745 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 19 December 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 19 December 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
Brentwood -8 23 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Colchester -5 21 £41,250 +3.12% 2
Chelmsford -1 14 £45,000 +2.27% 1
Witham -1 10 £40,000 +14.28%
Southend-on-Sea -8 9 £40,000 +33.33%
Loughton +1 5 £22,500 -55.00%
Harlow -1 4 £40,000 -
Basildon -12 3 £57,500 +15.00%
Saffron Walden -1 2 £47,500 +35.71%
Purfleet - 2 £47,000 -
Degree
East of England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 97 (31.39%) Finance
2 90 (29.13%) .NET
3 78 (25.24%) Computer Science
4 65 (21.04%) SQL
5 63 (20.39%) Analytical Skills
6 59 (19.09%) C#
7 57 (18.45%) JavaScript
7 57 (18.45%) Microsoft
8 53 (17.15%) Project Management
9 46 (14.89%) Java
10 45 (14.56%) SQL Server
11 44 (14.24%) Agile Software Development
12 43 (13.92%) CSS
13 42 (13.59%) jQuery
14 39 (12.62%) PRINCE2
15 37 (11.97%) ASP.NET
16 35 (11.33%) MVC
16 35 (11.33%) MS Excel
17 33 (10.68%) E-Commerce
17 33 (10.68%) Windows
18 31 (10.03%) HTML
19 29 (9.39%) Workflow
20 25 (8.09%) Software Engineering
21 24 (7.77%) Oracle
22 23 (7.44%) Stakeholder Management
22 23 (7.44%) Analytics
23 22 (7.12%) .NET Framework
23 22 (7.12%) JBoss
23 22 (7.12%) Marketing
24 21 (6.80%) Telecoms

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 22 (7.12%) JBoss
2 14 (4.53%) IIS
3 12 (3.88%) SharePoint
4 10 (3.24%) WebSphere
5 9 (2.91%) CMS
6 8 (2.59%) CICS
7 7 (2.27%) WebLogic
7 7 (2.27%) GlassFish
8 5 (1.62%) Apache
8 5 (1.62%) MS Exchange
9 4 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.65%) SAS
11 1 (0.32%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.32%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.32%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 35 (11.33%) MS Excel
2 15 (4.85%) MS Office
3 14 (4.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (3.24%) MS Project
4 10 (3.24%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.32%) SPSS
5 1 (0.32%) Simulink
5 1 (0.32%) InDesign
5 1 (0.32%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 11 (3.56%) VisionPLUS
2 10 (3.24%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.97%) Magento
3 3 (0.97%) assyst
4 2 (0.65%) SAP FI
4 2 (0.65%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (0.65%) SAP CO
4 2 (0.65%) Visualfiles
5 1 (0.32%) HFM
5 1 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.59%) WAN
2 7 (2.27%) LAN
2 7 (2.27%) SAN
3 6 (1.94%) DNS
4 5 (1.62%) Internet
4 5 (1.62%) DHCP
5 4 (1.29%) HTTP
5 4 (1.29%) ATM
6 2 (0.65%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.65%) MPLS
6 2 (0.65%) VoIP
7 1 (0.32%) DMZ
7 1 (0.32%) DWDM
7 1 (0.32%) OSPF
7 1 (0.32%) BGP
7 1 (0.32%) Firewall
7 1 (0.32%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.32%) Wireless
7 1 (0.32%) Network Security
7 1 (0.32%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (14.56%) SQL Server
2 13 (4.21%) Relational Database
3 12 (3.88%) RDBMS
3 12 (3.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (3.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (3.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 11 (3.56%) Data Mining
5 8 (2.59%) Oracle Database
5 8 (2.59%) DB2
6 7 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (2.27%) NoSQL
7 5 (1.62%) Azure SQL Database
7 5 (1.62%) Firebird
8 3 (0.97%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (0.97%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (0.97%) TKPROF
9 1 (0.32%) SQLite
9 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.32%) MySQL
9 1 (0.32%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 15 (4.85%) Visual Studio
2 11 (3.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (3.24%) Ant
3 10 (3.24%) Subversion
3 10 (3.24%) Maven
4 7 (2.27%) Rational DOORS
4 7 (2.27%) Gradle
5 6 (1.94%) JMeter
6 4 (1.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (0.97%) JProfiler
7 3 (0.97%) Redmine
7 3 (0.97%) Hudson
7 3 (0.97%) SoapUI
7 3 (0.97%) DbUnit
7 3 (0.97%) NUnit
7 3 (0.97%) ArgoUML
7 3 (0.97%) JUnit
7 3 (0.97%) Rational Rose
7 3 (0.97%) QuickTest Pro
7 3 (0.97%) Cactus
General
1 97 (31.39%) Finance
2 22 (7.12%) Marketing
3 21 (6.80%) Telecoms
4 15 (4.85%) Automotive
5 12 (3.88%) Manufacturing
6 11 (3.56%) Law
7 10 (3.24%) Legal
7 10 (3.24%) Retail
7 10 (3.24%) Local Government
8 8 (2.59%) Banking
9 7 (2.27%) Electronics
10 4 (1.29%) Financial Institution
10 4 (1.29%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.65%) Publishing
12 1 (0.32%) Games
12 1 (0.32%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 89 (28.80%) Developer
2 67 (21.68%) Analyst
3 37 (11.97%) Graduate
4 23 (7.44%) Project Manager
4 23 (7.44%) Business Analyst
5 22 (7.12%) Graduate Developer
6 21 (6.80%) C# Developer
7 15 (4.85%) Java Developer
8 14 (4.53%) Software Engineer
9 13 (4.21%) Consultant
9 13 (4.21%) Programmer
10 12 (3.88%) Support Analyst
10 12 (3.88%) Software Developer
11 11 (3.56%) .NET Developer
12 10 (3.24%) Architect
13 9 (2.91%) Junior
13 9 (2.91%) Applications Support Analyst
13 9 (2.91%) Applications Support
14 8 (2.59%) Senior Developer
14 8 (2.59%) VisionPLUS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (29.13%) .NET
2 43 (13.92%) CSS
3 42 (13.59%) jQuery
4 37 (11.97%) ASP.NET
5 31 (10.03%) HTML
6 22 (7.12%) .NET Framework
7 17 (5.50%) WCF
8 15 (4.85%) Ajax
8 15 (4.85%) Web Services
9 14 (4.53%) J2EE
10 12 (3.88%) Hibernate
11 10 (3.24%) Swing
12 8 (2.59%) XML
12 8 (2.59%) Java EE
13 7 (2.27%) JMS
14 6 (1.94%) ASP.NET MVC
15 5 (1.62%) JPA
15 5 (1.62%) SOAP
15 5 (1.62%) EJB
16 4 (1.29%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 78 (25.24%) Computer Science
2 63 (20.39%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (6.47%) Mathematics
4 15 (4.85%) N-Tier
5 13 (4.21%) Management Information System
6 11 (3.56%) User Experience
7 8 (2.59%) VSAM
8 7 (2.27%) PMI
9 6 (1.94%) Social Media
10 5 (1.62%) Statistics
10 5 (1.62%) EMV
11 4 (1.29%) Open Source
12 3 (0.97%) Learning Management System
12 3 (0.97%) Physics
12 3 (0.97%) Algorithms
12 3 (0.97%) Performance Metrics
13 2 (0.65%) EFT
13 2 (0.65%) Reference Data
13 2 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
14 1 (0.32%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 33 (10.68%) Windows
2 16 (5.18%) Linux
3 6 (1.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (1.94%) Windows 7
4 5 (1.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (1.62%) Solaris
5 2 (0.65%) Windows XP
5 2 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.65%) Android
6 1 (0.32%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.32%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (17.15%) Project Management
2 44 (14.24%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (12.62%) PRINCE2
4 35 (11.33%) MVC
5 33 (10.68%) E-Commerce
6 29 (9.39%) Workflow
7 25 (8.09%) Software Engineering
8 23 (7.44%) Stakeholder Management
8 23 (7.44%) Analytics
9 21 (6.80%) OOP
9 21 (6.80%) Business Intelligence
10 19 (6.15%) Mentoring
11 18 (5.83%) Validation
12 16 (5.18%) Process Management
12 16 (5.18%) SOA
12 16 (5.18%) Business Analysis
13 14 (4.53%) SEO
13 14 (4.53%) OO
13 14 (4.53%) Change Management
13 14 (4.53%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (21.04%) SQL
2 59 (19.09%) C#
3 57 (18.45%) JavaScript
4 46 (14.89%) Java
5 21 (6.80%) C
6 20 (6.47%) VB.NET
7 12 (3.88%) PL/SQL
7 12 (3.88%) C++
8 11 (3.56%) VB
9 9 (2.91%) Python
10 8 (2.59%) COBOL
10 8 (2.59%) JCL
11 7 (2.27%) Perl
12 5 (1.62%) Shell Script
13 4 (1.29%) PowerShell
14 3 (0.97%) PHP
14 3 (0.97%) T-SQL
14 3 (0.97%) ABAP
14 3 (0.97%) VBA
15 2 (0.65%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 14 (4.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 12 (3.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (3.88%) Security Cleared
3 11 (3.56%) PMI Certification
3 11 (3.56%) ISEB
4 8 (2.59%) PMP
5 7 (2.27%) CISA
6 6 (1.94%) ISTQB
6 6 (1.94%) MCP
6 6 (1.94%) MCSE
7 4 (1.29%) CISSP
7 4 (1.29%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (1.29%) CISM
7 4 (1.29%) DV Cleared
8 3 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (0.97%) SC Cleared
8 3 (0.97%) SAP Certification
9 2 (0.65%) ACCA
9 2 (0.65%) CIMA
10 1 (0.32%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.24%) QA
2 6 (1.94%) ISO 9001
3 5 (1.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.29%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.65%) JTAG
5 2 (0.65%) IEC 61508
5 2 (0.65%) ISO 8583
6 1 (0.32%) JSP 440
System Software
1 14 (4.53%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.29%) Firmware
3 3 (0.97%) XenApp
4 1 (0.32%) vSphere
4 1 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (1.62%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (0.97%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (0.65%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.65%) Puppet
4 1 (0.32%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 57 (18.45%) Microsoft
2 24 (7.77%) Oracle
3 14 (4.53%) Citrix
4 10 (3.24%) HP
4 10 (3.24%) Google
5 9 (2.91%) NetApp
5 9 (2.91%) webMethods
5 9 (2.91%) Software AG
5 9 (2.91%) Tableau
6 8 (2.59%) SunGard
7 5 (1.62%) Sun
7 5 (1.62%) Symantec
7 5 (1.62%) Red Hat
8 4 (1.29%) SAP
9 3 (0.97%) IBM
9 3 (0.97%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (0.97%) TIBCO
10 2 (0.65%) Green Hills
10 2 (0.65%) Atlassian
10 2 (0.65%) VMware
Essex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Colchester, Essex
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chelmsford
Interquest - Sand Resources
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Billericay
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
Hudson - London
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Colchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Brentwood
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago