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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 14 14 10
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Permanent jobs citing Degree 159 145 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 12.91% 11.42% 14.84%
As % of the Qualifications category 55.59% 49.32% 46.06%
Number of salaries quoted 137 108 124
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,400 £55,000 £57,450
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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
286 294 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 23.21% 23.15% 32.21%
Number of salaries quoted 227 219 285
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,998 £62,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 7 July 2015.

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 7 July 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
Chelmsford +2 35 £38,000 +12.73% 6
Basildon -4 18 £57,500 +27.77% 1
Colchester -1 16 £42,500 -5.55%
Southend-on-Sea - 14 £30,000 - 1
Harlow +2 6 £37,500 +47.05% 1
Brentwood -7 4 £44,000 -12.87% 2
Chigwell - 3 £22,500 -
Saffron Walden +4 2 £37,500 -16.66% 2
Billericay 0 2 £19,500 - 1
Hockley - 2 £63,998 -
Maldon - 1 £27,500 -
Wickford - 1 £25,000 -
Degree
East of England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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.

1 114 (33.04%) Computer Science
2 94 (27.25%) SDLC
3 88 (25.51%) Finance
4 79 (22.90%) SQL
5 75 (21.74%) Java
6 72 (20.87%) Project Management
7 67 (19.42%) C#
8 66 (19.13%) .NET
9 62 (17.97%) SQL Server
10 60 (17.39%) Microsoft
11 59 (17.10%) C
12 58 (16.81%) Agile Software Development
13 57 (16.52%) Windows
14 54 (15.65%) Software Engineering
15 51 (14.78%) MS Excel
16 49 (14.20%) HTML
17 46 (13.33%) JavaScript
18 41 (11.88%) MVC
19 39 (11.30%) PRINCE2
19 39 (11.30%) ITIL
20 37 (10.72%) CSS
21 34 (9.86%) Security Cleared
22 32 (9.28%) Management Information System
23 31 (8.99%) SC Cleared
24 30 (8.70%) Unit Testing
24 30 (8.70%) Oracle
24 30 (8.70%) Cisco
25 29 (8.41%) C++
25 29 (8.41%) VMware
25 29 (8.41%) Waterfall

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 26 (7.54%) JBoss
1 26 (7.54%) SharePoint
2 21 (6.09%) MS Exchange
3 18 (5.22%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (4.06%) SharePoint Server
5 13 (3.77%) SharePoint 2013
6 12 (3.48%) SharePoint 2010
7 10 (2.90%) Apache
8 9 (2.61%) IIS
8 9 (2.61%) BizTalk Server
8 9 (2.61%) WebSphere
8 9 (2.61%) Exchange Server 2013
9 8 (2.32%) Exchange Server 2007
9 8 (2.32%) Exchange Server 5.5
9 8 (2.32%) Exchange Server 2000
9 8 (2.32%) Exchange Server 2003
10 4 (1.16%) WebLogic
11 3 (0.87%) CMS
11 3 (0.87%) Lync
12 2 (0.58%) GlassFish
Applications
1 51 (14.78%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.48%) MS Project
3 6 (1.74%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.45%) MS Office
5 3 (0.87%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.58%) SOLIDWORKS
6 2 (0.58%) CATIA
7 1 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 9 (2.61%) assyst
2 5 (1.45%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (0.58%) SAP Retail
3 2 (0.58%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.58%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.35%) Office 365
2 6 (1.74%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.58%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 27 (7.83%) Firewall
2 17 (4.93%) Wireless
3 11 (3.19%) WAN
4 9 (2.61%) VPN
5 8 (2.32%) SSL
5 8 (2.32%) Cisco Nexus
6 7 (2.03%) TCP/IP
7 4 (1.16%) Internet
8 3 (0.87%) LAN
8 3 (0.87%) SAN
9 1 (0.29%) DNS
9 1 (0.29%) WLAN
9 1 (0.29%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (17.97%) SQL Server
2 16 (4.64%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (2.90%) Relational Database
4 9 (2.61%) Firebird
5 8 (2.32%) SAP BW
6 7 (2.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (2.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (2.03%) Oracle Database
7 6 (1.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (1.74%) RDBMS
8 5 (1.45%) NoSQL
9 3 (0.87%) EDRMS
9 3 (0.87%) DTS
9 3 (0.87%) MySQL
10 2 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.58%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.58%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.58%) WebFOCUS
10 2 (0.58%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 16 (4.64%) Jenkins
1 16 (4.64%) Octopus Deploy
2 14 (4.06%) Selenium
3 13 (3.77%) SpecFlow
3 13 (3.77%) Moq
4 10 (2.90%) Eclipse
5 6 (1.74%) Maven
5 6 (1.74%) Ant
5 6 (1.74%) Eclipse RCP
6 5 (1.45%) Visual Studio
7 4 (1.16%) Axure RP
7 4 (1.16%) TeamCity
8 3 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (0.87%) HP UFT
8 3 (0.87%) LoadRunner
9 2 (0.58%) JUnit
9 2 (0.58%) Gradle
10 1 (0.29%) DbUnit
10 1 (0.29%) Git (software)
10 1 (0.29%) JProfiler
General
1 88 (25.51%) Finance
2 22 (6.38%) Automotive
3 15 (4.35%) Telecoms
4 13 (3.77%) Electronics
4 13 (3.77%) Manufacturing
4 13 (3.77%) Banking
5 8 (2.32%) Pharmaceutical
6 6 (1.74%) Retail
6 6 (1.74%) Military
7 5 (1.45%) Marketing
8 4 (1.16%) Publishing
8 4 (1.16%) Law
9 3 (0.87%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.87%) French Language
9 3 (0.87%) Avionics
10 2 (0.58%) German Language
10 2 (0.58%) Billing
10 2 (0.58%) Legal
11 1 (0.29%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.29%) Games
Job Titles
1 113 (32.75%) Developer
2 48 (13.91%) Java Developer
3 44 (12.75%) Project Manager
4 37 (10.72%) Graduate
5 34 (9.86%) Software Engineer
6 33 (9.57%) Analyst
7 30 (8.70%) Software Developer
8 27 (7.83%) Graduate Developer
9 20 (5.80%) Head of IT
9 20 (5.80%) Business Analyst
9 20 (5.80%) Senior Developer
10 19 (5.51%) C# Developer
11 18 (5.22%) Programmer
11 18 (5.22%) Java Programmer
12 17 (4.93%) C# .NET Developer
13 16 (4.64%) C# Software Developer
13 16 (4.64%) Graduate Java Developer
14 12 (3.48%) Infrastructure Manager
15 11 (3.19%) Financial Business Analyst
15 11 (3.19%) Financial Services Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (19.13%) .NET
2 49 (14.20%) HTML
3 37 (10.72%) CSS
4 27 (7.83%) Spring
5 23 (6.67%) J2EE
6 20 (5.80%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 19 (5.51%) JPA
8 18 (5.22%) EJB
9 17 (4.93%) ASP.NET
10 15 (4.35%) XML
10 15 (4.35%) HTML5
11 14 (4.06%) Hibernate
11 14 (4.06%) Web Services
12 13 (3.77%) jQuery
12 13 (3.77%) Servlets
12 13 (3.77%) SOAP
13 12 (3.48%) Struts
14 11 (3.19%) ASP.NET MVC
14 11 (3.19%) ASP.NET Web API
15 9 (2.61%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 114 (33.04%) Computer Science
2 32 (9.28%) Management Information System
3 28 (8.12%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (5.51%) PMI
5 15 (4.35%) Physics
6 8 (2.32%) EMV
6 8 (2.32%) BYOD
7 6 (1.74%) Smartphone
8 5 (1.45%) User Experience
9 4 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.16%) Data Centre
9 4 (1.16%) Statistics
9 4 (1.16%) Device Driver
10 3 (0.87%) VHDL
10 3 (0.87%) N-Tier
10 3 (0.87%) Human Factors
10 3 (0.87%) Algorithms
10 3 (0.87%) Credit Risk
10 3 (0.87%) Telematics
10 3 (0.87%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 57 (16.52%) Windows
2 27 (7.83%) Linux
3 19 (5.51%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (2.32%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (1.74%) Android
5 6 (1.74%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.16%) Embedded Linux
7 3 (0.87%) UNIX
8 2 (0.58%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (27.25%) SDLC
2 72 (20.87%) Project Management
3 58 (16.81%) Agile Software Development
4 54 (15.65%) Software Engineering
5 41 (11.88%) MVC
6 39 (11.30%) ITIL
6 39 (11.30%) PRINCE2
7 30 (8.70%) Unit Testing
8 29 (8.41%) Waterfall
9 27 (7.83%) OO
10 24 (6.96%) OOP
10 24 (6.96%) Business Analysis
11 22 (6.38%) Scrum
12 19 (5.51%) Stakeholder Management
12 19 (5.51%) CRM
13 16 (4.64%) Business Intelligence
13 16 (4.64%) Risk Management
13 16 (4.64%) Web Application Development
14 15 (4.35%) Mentoring
14 15 (4.35%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 79 (22.90%) SQL
2 75 (21.74%) Java
3 67 (19.42%) C#
4 59 (17.10%) C
5 46 (13.33%) JavaScript
6 29 (8.41%) C++
7 18 (5.22%) Perl
8 16 (4.64%) Python
9 14 (4.06%) PowerShell
10 13 (3.77%) Shell Script
10 13 (3.77%) VB
11 10 (2.90%) ABAP
11 10 (2.90%) PHP
12 9 (2.61%) PL/SQL
13 8 (2.32%) VB.NET
14 7 (2.03%) VBA
14 7 (2.03%) XAML
15 6 (1.74%) Objective-C
16 3 (0.87%) VC++
16 3 (0.87%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 34 (9.86%) Security Cleared
2 31 (8.99%) SC Cleared
3 23 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 21 (6.09%) PMI Certification
5 19 (5.51%) ISEB
5 19 (5.51%) MCSE
6 13 (3.77%) CISSP
6 13 (3.77%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (3.48%) CCNA
7 12 (3.48%) PMP
8 8 (2.32%) CISA
8 8 (2.32%) CISM
9 6 (1.74%) ISTQB
10 5 (1.45%) DV Cleared
10 5 (1.45%) ISACA
10 5 (1.45%) CCNP
11 4 (1.16%) MCP
11 4 (1.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (1.16%) MCTS
11 4 (1.16%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (2.32%) PCI DSS
2 6 (1.74%) QA
3 4 (1.16%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.87%) JTAG
5 2 (0.58%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.29%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 26 (7.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (6.67%) Active Directory
3 9 (2.61%) XenApp
4 8 (2.32%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.16%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (0.58%) Firmware
7 1 (0.29%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 11 (3.19%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (2.32%) Backup Exec
3 4 (1.16%) SolarWinds Orion
4 3 (0.87%) SCCM
4 3 (0.87%) Puppet
5 2 (0.58%) Vagrant
5 2 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.29%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (0.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 60 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 30 (8.70%) Oracle
2 30 (8.70%) Cisco
3 29 (8.41%) VMware
4 28 (8.12%) Citrix
5 16 (4.64%) HP
6 14 (4.06%) Sitecore
7 12 (3.48%) SAP
8 10 (2.90%) Avaya
9 9 (2.61%) NetApp
10 8 (2.32%) CheckPoint
10 8 (2.32%) Juniper
11 7 (2.03%) EMC
12 4 (1.16%) SolarWinds
12 4 (1.16%) Rackspace
13 3 (0.87%) SunGard
13 3 (0.87%) webMethods
13 3 (0.87%) IBM
14 2 (0.58%) TIBCO
14 2 (0.58%) Teradata
Brentwood, Essex
Candidate Source
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 per annum according to experience + generous benefit
Posted: 1 hour ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £24000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Essex
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
Essex
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Vertical IT
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + Superb Benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £24k-27k DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Harlow, Essex
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Leading Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Reed Technology
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Premier Engineering
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Anglia Ruskin
Posted: 5 days ago
Hinxton, Essex
EMBL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £24k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Package + Pension
Posted: 8 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
BAE Systems
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Basildon
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £24000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Essex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago