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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 9 13 13
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Permanent jobs citing Degree 127 122 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 11.72% 11.19% 12.59%
As % of the Qualifications category 47.04% 38.24% 51.91%
Number of salaries quoted 101 97 101
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
270 319 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 24.91% 29.27% 24.25%
Number of salaries quoted 200 249 208
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 18 September 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 18 September 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
Colchester -1 27 £41,250 +20.68% 1
Basildon +12 25 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Chelmsford +5 18 £40,000 - 1
Saffron Walden -2 6 £45,000 +28.57%
Brentwood -1 3 - - 1
Stanford-le-Hope +1 2 £35,000 -12.50%
Braintree - 2 £40,000 -
Halstead - 2 £40,000 -
Harlow -3 1 £50,000 +100.00%
Harwich - 1 £38,000 -
Maldon - 1 £26,500 -
Degree
East of England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 82 (28.37%) Computer Science
2 79 (27.34%) .NET
3 78 (26.99%) SQL Server
4 74 (25.61%) SQL
5 72 (24.91%) Finance
6 65 (22.49%) C#
7 60 (20.76%) Microsoft
8 57 (19.72%) Java
9 52 (17.99%) JavaScript
10 47 (16.26%) ASP.NET
11 45 (15.57%) CSS
12 44 (15.22%) Windows
12 44 (15.22%) HTML
13 43 (14.88%) Project Management
14 42 (14.53%) Visual Studio
15 35 (12.11%) Web Services
16 34 (11.76%) E-Commerce
16 34 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
17 33 (11.42%) Oracle
18 29 (10.03%) IIS
18 29 (10.03%) MS Excel
19 28 (9.69%) C
19 28 (9.69%) SharePoint
20 26 (9.00%) Software Engineering
21 25 (8.65%) Agile Software Development
21 25 (8.65%) WinForms
22 24 (8.30%) JBoss
22 24 (8.30%) PRINCE2
23 21 (7.27%) SOAP
24 20 (6.92%) Android

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 29 (10.03%) IIS
2 28 (9.69%) SharePoint
3 16 (5.54%) WebSphere
4 15 (5.19%) GlassFish
4 15 (5.19%) WebLogic
5 13 (4.50%) MS Exchange
6 11 (3.81%) Exchange Server 2010
7 9 (3.11%) Exchange Server 2013
8 8 (2.77%) CICS
8 8 (2.77%) CMS
9 6 (2.08%) Apache
10 3 (1.04%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (1.04%) Documentum
10 3 (1.04%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2007
12 1 (0.35%) Umbraco
12 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 29 (10.03%) MS Excel
2 19 (6.57%) MS Office
3 10 (3.46%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.73%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.38%) MS Project
6 1 (0.35%) Simulink
6 1 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.35%) InDesign
6 1 (0.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (3.81%) VisionPLUS
2 8 (2.77%) assyst
3 7 (2.42%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.69%) Magento
5 1 (0.35%) HFM
5 1 (0.35%) Visualfiles
5 1 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.35%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.42%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.38%) HTTP
2 3 (1.04%) SAN
3 2 (0.69%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.69%) WAN
3 2 (0.69%) Firewall
3 2 (0.69%) Internet
3 2 (0.69%) MPLS
4 1 (0.35%) NAS
4 1 (0.35%) OSPF
4 1 (0.35%) BGP
4 1 (0.35%) DWDM
4 1 (0.35%) ATM
4 1 (0.35%) Broadband
4 1 (0.35%) LAN
4 1 (0.35%) SDH
4 1 (0.35%) SMS
4 1 (0.35%) VoIP
4 1 (0.35%) DNS
4 1 (0.35%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (26.99%) SQL Server
2 17 (5.88%) RDBMS
2 17 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 16 (5.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (5.19%) Data Mining
4 15 (5.19%) NoSQL
5 11 (3.81%) MySQL
6 8 (2.77%) DB2
7 7 (2.42%) Crystal Reports
8 6 (2.08%) Oracle Database
8 6 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (2.08%) Firebird
8 6 (2.08%) QlikView
9 5 (1.73%) Azure SQL Database
10 4 (1.38%) SQL Server 2000
10 4 (1.38%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (1.04%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (0.69%) InterSystems Cache
13 1 (0.35%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 42 (14.53%) Visual Studio
2 16 (5.54%) Ant
2 16 (5.54%) Maven
3 15 (5.19%) Gradle
4 5 (1.73%) Subversion
5 4 (1.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 4 (1.38%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (1.04%) LoadRunner
6 3 (1.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 3 (1.04%) Rational DOORS
7 2 (0.69%) Axure RP
7 2 (0.69%) JMeter
7 2 (0.69%) LabVIEW
7 2 (0.69%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.69%) JIRA
8 1 (0.35%) QADirector
8 1 (0.35%) Selenium
8 1 (0.35%) FitNesse
8 1 (0.35%) TestNG
8 1 (0.35%) TeamCity
General
1 72 (24.91%) Finance
2 18 (6.23%) Automotive
3 15 (5.19%) Marketing
4 12 (4.15%) Electronics
4 12 (4.15%) Telecoms
5 8 (2.77%) Military
6 6 (2.08%) Financial Institution
6 6 (2.08%) Local Government
6 6 (2.08%) Banking
7 5 (1.73%) Retail
7 5 (1.73%) Law
8 4 (1.38%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.38%) Publishing
9 3 (1.04%) Portuguese Language
9 3 (1.04%) Legal
9 3 (1.04%) Back Office
10 2 (0.69%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.69%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.35%) German Language
11 1 (0.35%) Games
Job Titles
1 107 (37.02%) Developer
2 57 (19.72%) Analyst
3 37 (12.80%) Software Developer
4 22 (7.61%) Junior
5 20 (6.92%) Junior Developer
6 19 (6.57%) Consultant
7 18 (6.23%) Java Developer
7 18 (6.23%) Graduate
8 15 (5.19%) Software Engineer
9 14 (4.84%) Analyst Developer
10 13 (4.50%) Graduate Developer
11 11 (3.81%) Junior Analyst
11 11 (3.81%) Junior Analyst Developer
11 11 (3.81%) Architect
11 11 (3.81%) Project Manager
11 11 (3.81%) Support Analyst
12 10 (3.46%) Programmer
12 10 (3.46%) Applications Support
12 10 (3.46%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 9 (3.11%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (27.34%) .NET
2 47 (16.26%) ASP.NET
3 45 (15.57%) CSS
4 44 (15.22%) HTML
5 35 (12.11%) Web Services
6 25 (8.65%) WinForms
7 21 (7.27%) SOAP
8 18 (6.23%) Ruby on Rails
9 17 (5.88%) Ajax
9 17 (5.88%) J2EE
9 17 (5.88%) Hibernate
10 16 (5.54%) Swing
11 15 (5.19%) XML
11 15 (5.19%) JMS
12 13 (4.50%) jQuery
13 10 (3.46%) .NET Framework
14 8 (2.77%) XHTML
14 8 (2.77%) WPF
15 6 (2.08%) Silverlight
16 5 (1.73%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 82 (28.37%) Computer Science
2 34 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (4.84%) User Experience
3 14 (4.84%) Management Information System
4 10 (3.46%) Mathematics
5 9 (3.11%) PMI
6 8 (2.77%) Firmware
6 8 (2.77%) VSAM
7 4 (1.38%) N-Tier
7 4 (1.38%) Open Source
8 3 (1.04%) Physics
8 3 (1.04%) E-Learning
8 3 (1.04%) CUDA
9 2 (0.69%) Social Media
9 2 (0.69%) EMV
9 2 (0.69%) Cryptography
9 2 (0.69%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.35%) Robotics
10 1 (0.35%) Social Network
10 1 (0.35%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 44 (15.22%) Windows
2 20 (6.92%) Android
3 14 (4.84%) Linux
4 12 (4.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (2.08%) Windows 7
6 5 (1.73%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.35%) CentOS
7 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.35%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (14.88%) Project Management
2 34 (11.76%) E-Commerce
3 26 (9.00%) Software Engineering
4 25 (8.65%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (8.30%) PRINCE2
6 19 (6.57%) OO
6 19 (6.57%) Android Development
7 17 (5.88%) OOP
8 16 (5.54%) Validation
8 16 (5.54%) ITIL
9 14 (4.84%) Enterprise Architecture
10 12 (4.15%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (4.15%) MVC
10 12 (4.15%) Mentoring
10 12 (4.15%) Analytics
11 11 (3.81%) Problem Management
11 11 (3.81%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (3.81%) SOA
12 10 (3.46%) Data Modelling
12 10 (3.46%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 74 (25.61%) SQL
2 65 (22.49%) C#
3 57 (19.72%) Java
4 52 (17.99%) JavaScript
5 28 (9.69%) C
6 19 (6.57%) PL/SQL
7 18 (6.23%) Ruby
8 16 (5.54%) VB.NET
9 13 (4.50%) C++
10 10 (3.46%) VB
11 9 (3.11%) COBOL
11 9 (3.11%) PHP
12 8 (2.77%) Perl
12 8 (2.77%) JCL
13 7 (2.42%) Python
13 7 (2.42%) VBScript
14 5 (1.73%) T-SQL
15 3 (1.04%) Shell Script
15 3 (1.04%) Embedded C
15 3 (1.04%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 12 (4.15%) PMI Certification
2 11 (3.81%) PMP
3 9 (3.11%) Security Cleared
4 8 (2.77%) ISTQB
4 8 (2.77%) SC Cleared
5 7 (2.42%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (2.08%) CCNA
7 5 (1.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (1.38%) MCSE
8 4 (1.38%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (1.38%) ISEB
8 4 (1.38%) CCNP
9 3 (1.04%) CISM
9 3 (1.04%) CISSP
9 3 (1.04%) MCP
10 2 (0.69%) HNC
10 2 (0.69%) HND
10 2 (0.69%) CEH
10 2 (0.69%) CSSLP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.77%) QA
1 8 (2.77%) JSP 440
2 4 (1.38%) SLA
3 2 (0.69%) IEC 61508
3 2 (0.69%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.69%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.35%) ISO 8583
4 1 (0.35%) P3O
System Software
1 10 (3.46%) XenApp
2 3 (1.04%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (2.42%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.38%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (0.69%) Puppet
3 2 (0.69%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 60 (20.76%) Microsoft
2 33 (11.42%) Oracle
3 24 (8.30%) JBoss
4 19 (6.57%) DevExpress
5 13 (4.50%) Citrix
6 11 (3.81%) NetApp
7 9 (3.11%) HP
8 7 (2.42%) Google
8 7 (2.42%) webMethods
8 7 (2.42%) Software AG
8 7 (2.42%) Cisco
8 7 (2.42%) EMC
9 6 (2.08%) Sybase
10 5 (1.73%) NEC
10 5 (1.73%) Adobe
10 5 (1.73%) SAP
11 4 (1.38%) Aruba
11 4 (1.38%) VMware
11 4 (1.38%) Mitel
11 4 (1.38%) SolarWinds
Cambridgeshire Essex Hertfordshire
Questor Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary according to experience
Posted: 18 hours ago
Essex
Gold Group
Salary: £10000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Colchester, Essex
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + generous benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basildon, Essex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £43500 - £45000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £26000 to £28000 per annum - extensive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chelmsford
Interquest - Sand Resources
Salary: Competitive with Excellent Benefits and Bonus!
Posted: 3 days ago
Billericay
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £22000 - £29000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridgeshire Essex Hertfordshire
Questor Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary according to experience
Posted: 17 days ago
Cambridgeshire Essex Hertfordshire
Questor Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary according to experience
Posted: 17 days ago
Cambridgeshire Essex Hertfordshire
Questor Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary according to experience
Posted: 17 days ago
Cambridgeshire Essex Hertfordshire
Questor Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary according to experience
Posted: 17 days ago
Essex
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £33000 - £35000 per annum + Benfits
Posted: 26 days ago