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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 11 13 10
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Permanent jobs citing Degree 176 168 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 14.45% 12.03% 14.79%
As % of the Qualifications category 55.52% 52.66% 49.66%
Number of salaries quoted 138 126 111
Average salary £44,250 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.11% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
317 319 298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 26.03% 22.83% 29.77%
Number of salaries quoted 242 244 241
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,998 £55,000 £62,500
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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +6 33 £35,000 +2.18% 2
Southend-on-Sea +7 19 £30,000 -20.00% 1
Colchester -10 19 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Basildon -3 17 £57,500 +12.74% 1
Harlow +3 7 £43,750 +2.94%
Hockley - 4 £63,998 -
Saffron Walden - 4 £41,250 - 4
Chigwell - 3 £22,500 -
Brentwood -13 2 - -
Maldon - 1 £27,500 -
Degree
East of England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 109 (30.79%) Computer Science
2 95 (26.84%) Finance
3 80 (22.60%) Project Management
4 78 (22.03%) .NET
5 77 (21.75%) C#
6 75 (21.19%) SQL
7 66 (18.64%) SQL Server
8 64 (18.08%) Agile Software Development
9 62 (17.51%) Java
10 61 (17.23%) C
10 61 (17.23%) Microsoft
11 59 (16.67%) Windows
12 57 (16.10%) JavaScript
13 54 (15.25%) HTML
14 53 (14.97%) Software Engineering
15 51 (14.41%) MS Excel
16 47 (13.28%) CSS
17 46 (12.99%) MVC
18 42 (11.86%) ITIL
19 38 (10.73%) PRINCE2
20 37 (10.45%) Security Cleared
21 35 (9.89%) Analytical Skills
22 33 (9.32%) SharePoint
23 31 (8.76%) C++
23 31 (8.76%) Citrix
23 31 (8.76%) SC Cleared
24 30 (8.47%) Business Analysis
25 29 (8.19%) Waterfall
26 28 (7.91%) Firewall
26 28 (7.91%) ISEB

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 33 (9.32%) SharePoint
2 25 (7.06%) MS Exchange
3 22 (6.21%) Exchange Server 2010
4 15 (4.24%) SharePoint Server
5 13 (3.67%) SharePoint 2013
6 12 (3.39%) JBoss
6 12 (3.39%) SharePoint 2010
7 11 (3.11%) Exchange Server 2013
8 10 (2.82%) Apache
9 9 (2.54%) WebSphere
10 8 (2.26%) Exchange Server 5.5
10 8 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2000
10 8 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2003
10 8 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2007
11 7 (1.98%) IIS
11 7 (1.98%) BizTalk Server
12 4 (1.13%) WebLogic
13 3 (0.85%) Lync
13 3 (0.85%) CMS
14 2 (0.56%) SAS
Applications
1 51 (14.41%) MS Excel
2 13 (3.67%) MS Visio
3 12 (3.39%) MS Project
4 9 (2.54%) MS Office
5 3 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.28%) SOLIDWORKS
6 1 (0.28%) CATIA
6 1 (0.28%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 11 (3.11%) assyst
2 5 (1.41%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (0.56%) SAP Retail
3 2 (0.56%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.28%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.24%) Office 365
2 7 (1.98%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (7.91%) Firewall
2 19 (5.37%) Wireless
3 11 (3.11%) WAN
4 8 (2.26%) VPN
4 8 (2.26%) SSL
4 8 (2.26%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (1.69%) SAN
6 5 (1.41%) Internet
6 5 (1.41%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.85%) Network Security
7 3 (0.85%) LAN
8 1 (0.28%) DHCP
8 1 (0.28%) DNS
8 1 (0.28%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (18.64%) SQL Server
2 16 (4.52%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (2.82%) Firebird
4 9 (2.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (2.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (2.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (1.98%) RDBMS
6 7 (1.98%) Relational Database
7 6 (1.69%) Oracle Database
7 6 (1.69%) Data Mining
8 5 (1.41%) NoSQL
8 5 (1.41%) SAP BW
9 2 (0.56%) TKPROF
9 2 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.56%) MySQL
9 2 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.56%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.56%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.28%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 13 (3.67%) Octopus Deploy
1 13 (3.67%) Moq
1 13 (3.67%) Jenkins
1 13 (3.67%) SpecFlow
1 13 (3.67%) Selenium
2 9 (2.54%) Visual Studio
3 7 (1.98%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (1.98%) Subversion
4 6 (1.69%) Ant
4 6 (1.69%) Maven
5 4 (1.13%) Eclipse
6 3 (0.85%) Axure RP
6 3 (0.85%) LoadRunner
7 2 (0.56%) Gradle
7 2 (0.56%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (0.28%) Rational Functional Tester
8 1 (0.28%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.28%) DbUnit
8 1 (0.28%) JProfiler
8 1 (0.28%) SoapUI
General
1 95 (26.84%) Finance
2 21 (5.93%) Automotive
3 20 (5.65%) Telecoms
4 16 (4.52%) Manufacturing
5 14 (3.95%) Electronics
6 13 (3.67%) Law
7 11 (3.11%) Banking
7 11 (3.11%) Legal
8 7 (1.98%) Marketing
9 6 (1.69%) Retail
10 5 (1.41%) Military
10 5 (1.41%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (1.13%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.85%) Publishing
13 2 (0.56%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.56%) Avionics
14 1 (0.28%) French Language
14 1 (0.28%) Local Government
14 1 (0.28%) Games
Job Titles
1 111 (31.36%) Developer
2 46 (12.99%) Project Manager
3 42 (11.86%) Analyst
4 40 (11.30%) Java Developer
5 36 (10.17%) Graduate
6 34 (9.60%) Software Engineer
7 30 (8.47%) Business Analyst
8 29 (8.19%) C# Developer
9 27 (7.63%) Graduate Developer
10 26 (7.34%) Software Developer
11 23 (6.50%) C# .NET Developer
12 22 (6.21%) Senior Developer
13 20 (5.65%) Head of IT
14 16 (4.52%) C# Software Developer
14 16 (4.52%) Graduate Java Developer
15 14 (3.95%) Programmer
16 13 (3.67%) Java Programmer
17 12 (3.39%) Infrastructure Manager
17 12 (3.39%) Test Manager
18 11 (3.11%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (22.03%) .NET
2 54 (15.25%) HTML
3 47 (13.28%) CSS
4 25 (7.06%) ASP.NET
5 24 (6.78%) jQuery
6 21 (5.93%) Web Services
6 21 (5.93%) J2EE
7 17 (4.80%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 16 (4.52%) XML
8 16 (4.52%) Ajax
9 15 (4.24%) HTML5
9 15 (4.24%) Spring
10 14 (3.95%) SOAP
11 12 (3.39%) ASP.NET MVC
12 11 (3.11%) EJB
12 11 (3.11%) ASP.NET Web API
13 10 (2.82%) WCF
13 10 (2.82%) JPA
14 9 (2.54%) Ext JS
14 9 (2.54%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 109 (30.79%) Computer Science
2 35 (9.89%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (7.63%) Management Information System
4 16 (4.52%) Physics
5 13 (3.67%) PMI
6 10 (2.82%) EMV
7 8 (2.26%) BYOD
7 8 (2.26%) N-Tier
7 8 (2.26%) Mathematics
8 7 (1.98%) Smartphone
9 5 (1.41%) Statistics
10 4 (1.13%) User Experience
10 4 (1.13%) Algorithms
10 4 (1.13%) Device Driver
10 4 (1.13%) VHDL
10 4 (1.13%) Open Source
10 4 (1.13%) Telematics
11 3 (0.85%) Learning Management System
11 3 (0.85%) Human Factors
11 3 (0.85%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 59 (16.67%) Windows
2 28 (7.91%) Linux
3 21 (5.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (2.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (1.41%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.41%) Android
6 4 (1.13%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (0.56%) UNIX
7 2 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.56%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.28%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (22.60%) Project Management
2 64 (18.08%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (14.97%) Software Engineering
4 46 (12.99%) MVC
5 42 (11.86%) ITIL
6 38 (10.73%) PRINCE2
7 30 (8.47%) Business Analysis
8 29 (8.19%) Waterfall
9 27 (7.63%) Stakeholder Management
10 25 (7.06%) OOP
11 22 (6.21%) Risk Management
11 22 (6.21%) CRM
12 21 (5.93%) OO
13 20 (5.65%) Unit Testing
14 19 (5.37%) Business Intelligence
15 18 (5.08%) Workflow
15 18 (5.08%) Scrum
16 16 (4.52%) Web Application Development
17 15 (4.24%) Web Development
17 15 (4.24%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 77 (21.75%) C#
2 75 (21.19%) SQL
3 62 (17.51%) Java
4 61 (17.23%) C
5 57 (16.10%) JavaScript
6 31 (8.76%) C++
7 20 (5.65%) Perl
8 19 (5.37%) Python
9 14 (3.95%) Shell Script
9 14 (3.95%) PowerShell
10 13 (3.67%) VB
11 9 (2.54%) VB.NET
11 9 (2.54%) PHP
12 8 (2.26%) VBA
13 7 (1.98%) XAML
13 7 (1.98%) ABAP
14 6 (1.69%) PL/SQL
14 6 (1.69%) Objective-C
15 2 (0.56%) XQuery
15 2 (0.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (10.45%) Security Cleared
2 31 (8.76%) SC Cleared
3 28 (7.91%) ISEB
4 20 (5.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 19 (5.37%) MCSE
6 15 (4.24%) PMI Certification
7 11 (3.11%) CISSP
8 10 (2.82%) CISA
8 10 (2.82%) CISM
9 9 (2.54%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (2.54%) CCNA
10 8 (2.26%) PMP
10 8 (2.26%) ISTQB
11 6 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 4 (1.13%) DV Cleared
13 3 (0.85%) Six Sigma Green Belt
13 3 (0.85%) MCSA
13 3 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
14 2 (0.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 2 (0.56%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 10 (2.82%) PCI DSS
2 5 (1.41%) QA
3 4 (1.13%) JTAG
4 3 (0.85%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.56%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.28%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 26 (7.34%) Active Directory
2 23 (6.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (3.11%) XenApp
4 8 (2.26%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.85%) Firmware
6 1 (0.28%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.28%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 10 (2.82%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (2.26%) Backup Exec
3 3 (0.85%) SCCM
4 2 (0.56%) Vagrant
4 2 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.28%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 61 (17.23%) Microsoft
2 31 (8.76%) Citrix
3 28 (7.91%) Oracle
4 27 (7.63%) Cisco
5 23 (6.50%) VMware
6 14 (3.95%) HP
6 14 (3.95%) Sitecore
7 12 (3.39%) NetApp
8 10 (2.82%) Avaya
9 9 (2.54%) Tableau
9 9 (2.54%) SAP
10 8 (2.26%) EMC
10 8 (2.26%) Juniper
10 8 (2.26%) CheckPoint
11 5 (1.41%) Rackspace
12 3 (0.85%) NETGEAR
12 3 (0.85%) IBM
12 3 (0.85%) SunGard
13 2 (0.56%) Salesforce.com
13 2 (0.56%) TIBCO
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 hours ago
Basildon, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 to 35,000 + Company Car
Posted: 3 hours ago
Essex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: Salary £30-42k DOE
Posted: 4 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
Spring Technology
Salary: £23000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chelmsford, Essex
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Colchester, Essex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Spring Technology
Salary: £23000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + bonuses + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
EMBL-EBI
Salary: Unspecified Grade 5, monthly salary starting at £2,387.20, UK income t
Posted: 5 days ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
EMBL-EBI
Salary: Unspecified Grade 5 or 6, monthly salary starting at £2,387.20, UK inc
Posted: 5 days ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
EMBL-EBI
Salary: Grade 5 or 6, monthly salary starting at £2,387.20, UK income tax free
Posted: 5 days ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
EMBL-EBI
Salary: Grade 5 or 6, monthly salary starting at £2,387.20, UK income tax free
Posted: 5 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Exposed Solutions
Posted: 11 days ago
Close to borders of Cambridgeshire Essex...
Questor Resourcing
Salary: Very Competitive salary according to experience
Posted: 14 days ago
Close to borders of Cambridgeshire Essex...
Questor Resourcing
Salary: Very Competitive salary according to experience
Posted: 14 days ago
Close to borders of Cambridgeshire Essex...
Questor Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary according to experience
Posted: 16 days ago