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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 10 13 10
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs citing Degree 169 130 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 13.31% 13.66% 14.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 44.47% 47.10% 55.56%
Number of salaries quoted 141 88 95
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £31,825 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £54,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
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
380 276 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 29.92% 28.99% 25.80%
Number of salaries quoted 303 179 185
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £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 27 January 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 27 January 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
Brentwood -9 22 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Chelmsford +2 20 £45,000 - 2
Colchester -9 13 £45,000 +5.88% 4
Witham +1 8 £40,000 +14.28%
Southend-on-Sea - 8 £28,500 - 3
Harlow 0 3 £40,000 -
Harwich - 3 - -
Basildon -13 2 £41,250 -28.26% 4
Saffron Walden - 2 £47,500 -
Purfleet - 1 £47,000 -
Degree
East of England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 94 (28.83%) Finance
2 91 (27.91%) .NET
3 82 (25.15%) Computer Science
4 72 (22.09%) SQL
5 63 (19.33%) Analytical Skills
6 59 (18.10%) Microsoft
7 57 (17.48%) C#
8 56 (17.18%) JavaScript
9 51 (15.64%) Project Management
10 48 (14.72%) Java
11 42 (12.88%) SQL Server
12 40 (12.27%) CSS
12 40 (12.27%) Agile Software Development
13 39 (11.96%) jQuery
14 38 (11.66%) MS Excel
15 37 (11.35%) PRINCE2
16 36 (11.04%) Windows
17 34 (10.43%) ASP.NET
18 33 (10.12%) MVC
19 32 (9.82%) HTML
20 30 (9.20%) Workflow
21 29 (8.90%) C
21 29 (8.90%) Software Engineering
22 27 (8.28%) Stakeholder Management
23 24 (7.36%) E-Commerce
23 24 (7.36%) Security Cleared
24 23 (7.06%) Business Analysis
24 23 (7.06%) ISEB
24 23 (7.06%) Business Intelligence
24 23 (7.06%) Analytics

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 18 (5.52%) IIS
2 16 (4.91%) JBoss
3 12 (3.68%) SharePoint
4 9 (2.76%) CMS
5 8 (2.45%) MS Exchange
6 7 (2.15%) CICS
6 7 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (1.84%) WebSphere
8 4 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (1.23%) Apache
9 3 (0.92%) SAS
10 2 (0.61%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.61%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.31%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.31%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.31%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 38 (11.66%) MS Excel
2 15 (4.60%) MS Office
3 14 (4.29%) MS Visio
4 11 (3.37%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (2.76%) MS Project
6 1 (0.31%) FastStats
6 1 (0.31%) SPSS
6 1 (0.31%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 9 (2.76%) Google Analytics
2 7 (2.15%) VisionPLUS
3 3 (0.92%) Magento
3 3 (0.92%) assyst
4 2 (0.61%) Visualfiles
4 2 (0.61%) SAP FI
4 2 (0.61%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (0.61%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.68%) SAN
2 8 (2.45%) LAN
2 8 (2.45%) WAN
3 6 (1.84%) DNS
4 5 (1.53%) Internet
4 5 (1.53%) DHCP
5 4 (1.23%) ATM
5 4 (1.23%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.23%) Wireless
5 4 (1.23%) Network Security
6 3 (0.92%) Firewall
6 3 (0.92%) HTTP
7 1 (0.31%) VoIP
7 1 (0.31%) DMZ
7 1 (0.31%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (12.88%) SQL Server
2 12 (3.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 12 (3.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (3.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 7 (2.15%) DB2
3 7 (2.15%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (1.84%) Oracle Database
4 6 (1.84%) Relational Database
5 5 (1.53%) Azure SQL Database
5 5 (1.53%) Data Mining
5 5 (1.53%) RDBMS
6 4 (1.23%) Firebird
7 3 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (0.92%) TKPROF
7 3 (0.92%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (0.61%) MySQL
8 2 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.31%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.31%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.31%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 16 (4.91%) Visual Studio
2 10 (3.07%) Subversion
2 10 (3.07%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (2.15%) Rational DOORS
4 5 (1.53%) JMeter
5 4 (1.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 3 (0.92%) LoadRunner
6 3 (0.92%) Ant
6 3 (0.92%) Maven
6 3 (0.92%) Selenium
7 2 (0.61%) FitNesse
7 2 (0.61%) Rational Functional Tester
7 2 (0.61%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.61%) Cactus
7 2 (0.61%) JIRA
7 2 (0.61%) ArgoUML
7 2 (0.61%) JUnit
7 2 (0.61%) Rational Rose
7 2 (0.61%) QuickTest Pro
7 2 (0.61%) NUnit
General
1 94 (28.83%) Finance
2 19 (5.83%) Telecoms
3 18 (5.52%) Marketing
4 16 (4.91%) Law
4 16 (4.91%) Legal
5 15 (4.60%) Manufacturing
6 13 (3.99%) Automotive
7 10 (3.07%) Banking
8 9 (2.76%) Local Government
9 8 (2.45%) Retail
9 8 (2.45%) Electronics
10 4 (1.23%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.61%) Publishing
12 1 (0.31%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.31%) French Language
Job Titles
1 89 (27.30%) Developer
2 70 (21.47%) Analyst
3 42 (12.88%) Graduate
4 29 (8.90%) Business Analyst
5 28 (8.59%) Graduate Developer
6 24 (7.36%) Project Manager
7 22 (6.75%) C# Developer
8 18 (5.52%) Software Engineer
9 16 (4.91%) Java Developer
10 13 (3.99%) Test Manager
11 12 (3.68%) Architect
11 12 (3.68%) Support Analyst
12 11 (3.37%) Consultant
13 10 (3.07%) Software Developer
14 9 (2.76%) Senior Developer
14 9 (2.76%) Programmer
14 9 (2.76%) Applications Support
14 9 (2.76%) Applications Support Analyst
14 9 (2.76%) Graduate Java Developer
15 8 (2.45%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (27.91%) .NET
2 40 (12.27%) CSS
3 39 (11.96%) jQuery
4 34 (10.43%) ASP.NET
5 32 (9.82%) HTML
6 21 (6.44%) .NET Framework
7 16 (4.91%) WCF
7 16 (4.91%) Web Services
8 11 (3.37%) XML
9 10 (3.07%) J2EE
9 10 (3.07%) Ajax
10 7 (2.15%) Hibernate
10 7 (2.15%) Java EE
10 7 (2.15%) SOAP
11 5 (1.53%) EJB
11 5 (1.53%) Swing
11 5 (1.53%) Middleware
11 5 (1.53%) JPA
11 5 (1.53%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (1.23%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 82 (25.15%) Computer Science
2 63 (19.33%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (5.52%) Mathematics
4 16 (4.91%) N-Tier
5 12 (3.68%) Management Information System
6 9 (2.76%) EMV
6 9 (2.76%) Statistics
6 9 (2.76%) User Experience
7 7 (2.15%) VSAM
8 6 (1.84%) Physics
9 5 (1.53%) Social Media
9 5 (1.53%) Algorithms
10 4 (1.23%) Telematics
10 4 (1.23%) Learning Management System
10 4 (1.23%) VHDL
11 3 (0.92%) Smartphone
11 3 (0.92%) PMI
11 3 (0.92%) Open Source
11 3 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.92%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 36 (11.04%) Windows
2 17 (5.21%) Linux
3 6 (1.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (1.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (1.53%) Windows 7
4 5 (1.53%) Solaris
5 2 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.31%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.31%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.31%) Android
6 1 (0.31%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (15.64%) Project Management
2 40 (12.27%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (11.35%) PRINCE2
4 33 (10.12%) MVC
5 30 (9.20%) Workflow
6 29 (8.90%) Software Engineering
7 27 (8.28%) Stakeholder Management
8 24 (7.36%) E-Commerce
9 23 (7.06%) Business Intelligence
9 23 (7.06%) Business Analysis
9 23 (7.06%) Analytics
10 19 (5.83%) Risk Management
11 18 (5.52%) Validation
11 18 (5.52%) SOA
12 16 (4.91%) OOP
12 16 (4.91%) Process Management
12 16 (4.91%) Change Management
12 16 (4.91%) Product Management
13 15 (4.60%) Mentoring
14 14 (4.29%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 72 (22.09%) SQL
2 57 (17.48%) C#
3 56 (17.18%) JavaScript
4 48 (14.72%) Java
5 29 (8.90%) C
6 19 (5.83%) VB.NET
7 14 (4.29%) C++
8 13 (3.99%) Python
9 12 (3.68%) VB
10 10 (3.07%) Perl
11 7 (2.15%) COBOL
11 7 (2.15%) Shell Script
11 7 (2.15%) JCL
12 5 (1.53%) PowerShell
12 5 (1.53%) PL/SQL
13 4 (1.23%) PHP
13 4 (1.23%) VBA
14 3 (0.92%) XPath
14 3 (0.92%) XAML
14 3 (0.92%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 24 (7.36%) Security Cleared
2 23 (7.06%) ISEB
3 15 (4.60%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (4.60%) SC Cleared
4 12 (3.68%) ISTQB
4 12 (3.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 11 (3.37%) CISA
6 9 (2.76%) MCSE
7 8 (2.45%) CISSP
7 8 (2.45%) CISM
8 7 (2.15%) PMI Certification
9 6 (1.84%) MCP
10 4 (1.23%) MCSA
10 4 (1.23%) DV Cleared
10 4 (1.23%) PMP
11 3 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 3 (0.92%) SAP Certification
11 3 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.61%) Postgraduate
12 2 (0.61%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.37%) QA
2 9 (2.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (2.45%) PCI DSS
4 6 (1.84%) ISO 9001
5 5 (1.53%) JTAG
6 2 (0.61%) IEC 61508
6 2 (0.61%) ISO 8583
7 1 (0.31%) JSP 440
System Software
1 17 (5.21%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.53%) Firmware
3 3 (0.92%) XenApp
4 1 (0.31%) vSphere
4 1 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (2.45%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (0.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (0.61%) Puppet
5 1 (0.31%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 59 (18.10%) Microsoft
2 20 (6.13%) Oracle
3 16 (4.91%) HP
4 14 (4.29%) Citrix
5 11 (3.37%) Tableau
6 9 (2.76%) Google
6 9 (2.76%) webMethods
6 9 (2.76%) Software AG
6 9 (2.76%) NetApp
6 9 (2.76%) SunGard
7 5 (1.53%) IBM
7 5 (1.53%) Sun
7 5 (1.53%) Red Hat
7 5 (1.53%) Symantec
7 5 (1.53%) TIBCO
8 4 (1.23%) SAP
9 3 (0.92%) Cisco
9 3 (0.92%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (0.92%) NETGEAR
9 3 (0.92%) Red Gate
Colchester, Essex
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + package & bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Essex
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Basildon
Interquest - Sand Resources
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Basildon, Essex
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + bonuses + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Colchester, Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Premier Engineering
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £24k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £37k - 45k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Southend-On-Sea
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Billericay
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Brentwood
The People Network
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical
Posted: 15 days ago