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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 10 14 15
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Permanent jobs citing Degree 168 137 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 13.46% 11.01% 9.73%
As % of the Qualifications category 46.67% 45.67% 43.06%
Number of salaries quoted 132 100 53
Average salary £45,000 £43,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.04% +8.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £29,650 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £70,250 £54,000
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
360 300 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 28.85% 24.12% 22.59%
Number of salaries quoted 285 219 160
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,650 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,000 £60,000
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 March 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 March 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 +9 26 £35,000 -9.18% 3
Southend-on-Sea -1 13 £30,000 -13.04% 3
Colchester -17 12 £45,000 - 1
Brentwood -9 9 £78,750 +57.50%
Basildon -11 4 £56,250 -13.46% 1
Saffron Walden - 3 £45,000 -
Harwich - 2 - -
Hockley - 2 £69,159 - 1
Purfleet - 2 £45,000 -
Rayleigh - 2 £60,000 -
Billericay +4 1 £60,000 +33.33% 1
Witham - 1 £35,000 -
Degree
East of England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 99 (29.46%) Computer Science
2 96 (28.57%) Finance
3 95 (28.27%) .NET
4 83 (24.70%) SQL
5 80 (23.81%) C#
6 66 (19.64%) Microsoft
7 65 (19.35%) Project Management
8 59 (17.56%) Agile Software Development
9 58 (17.26%) JavaScript
10 57 (16.96%) Analytical Skills
11 55 (16.37%) SQL Server
11 55 (16.37%) Windows
12 51 (15.18%) Java
13 47 (13.99%) CSS
14 46 (13.69%) MS Excel
15 43 (12.80%) HTML
15 43 (12.80%) MVC
16 39 (11.61%) C
17 38 (11.31%) ITIL
17 38 (11.31%) Software Engineering
17 38 (11.31%) jQuery
18 37 (11.01%) PRINCE2
19 35 (10.42%) Citrix
20 33 (9.82%) ASP.NET
21 30 (8.93%) Security Cleared
21 30 (8.93%) Stakeholder Management
22 29 (8.63%) Workflow
23 27 (8.04%) Active Directory
23 27 (8.04%) Business Analysis
24 26 (7.74%) ISEB

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 23 (6.85%) SharePoint
1 23 (6.85%) MS Exchange
2 19 (5.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
3 12 (3.57%) SharePoint Server
4 9 (2.68%) IIS
5 8 (2.38%) JBoss
5 8 (2.38%) BizTalk Server
6 7 (2.08%) Apache
6 7 (2.08%) SharePoint 2013
7 6 (1.79%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (1.19%) WebSphere
8 4 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (1.19%) Exchange Server 5.5
8 4 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2000
8 4 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (0.89%) SAS
9 3 (0.89%) Lync
10 2 (0.60%) CMS
Applications
1 46 (13.69%) MS Excel
2 14 (4.17%) MS Visio
2 14 (4.17%) MS Office
3 9 (2.68%) MS Project
4 8 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.30%) FastStats
5 1 (0.30%) SPSS
5 1 (0.30%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 12 (3.57%) assyst
2 3 (0.89%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.60%) SAP FI
3 2 (0.60%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (0.60%) SAP CO
3 2 (0.60%) SAP Retail
4 1 (0.30%) Visualfiles
4 1 (0.30%) Magento
4 1 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.30%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.27%) Office 365
2 6 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 20 (5.95%) Firewall
2 11 (3.27%) Wireless
2 11 (3.27%) WAN
3 10 (2.98%) SAN
4 7 (2.08%) LAN
5 6 (1.79%) DNS
5 6 (1.79%) Internet
6 5 (1.49%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (1.49%) SSL
6 5 (1.49%) VPN
6 5 (1.49%) DHCP
7 4 (1.19%) TCP/IP
7 4 (1.19%) Network Security
8 3 (0.89%) ATM
9 1 (0.30%) VoIP
9 1 (0.30%) DMZ
9 1 (0.30%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (16.37%) SQL Server
2 12 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 12 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 10 (2.98%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (2.08%) Firebird
5 6 (1.79%) Oracle Database
6 4 (1.19%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.19%) Data Mining
7 3 (0.89%) RDBMS
7 3 (0.89%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (0.89%) TKPROF
7 3 (0.89%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (0.60%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (0.60%) MySQL
8 2 (0.60%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.30%) DB2
9 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.30%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (4.46%) Visual Studio
2 13 (3.87%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (2.98%) Subversion
4 8 (2.38%) Selenium
5 7 (2.08%) Moq
5 7 (2.08%) SpecFlow
5 7 (2.08%) Jenkins
5 7 (2.08%) Octopus Deploy
6 4 (1.19%) Maven
6 4 (1.19%) Ant
6 4 (1.19%) QuickTest Pro
6 4 (1.19%) JMeter
7 3 (0.89%) NUnit
7 3 (0.89%) LoadRunner
7 3 (0.89%) JUnit
7 3 (0.89%) Rational Rose
7 3 (0.89%) Cactus
7 3 (0.89%) ArgoUML
7 3 (0.89%) FitNesse
7 3 (0.89%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 96 (28.57%) Finance
2 19 (5.65%) Telecoms
3 17 (5.06%) Manufacturing
4 16 (4.76%) Automotive
5 15 (4.46%) Law
6 14 (4.17%) Legal
7 12 (3.57%) Marketing
8 10 (2.98%) Banking
8 10 (2.98%) Retail
9 9 (2.68%) Electronics
10 5 (1.49%) Local Government
11 2 (0.60%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.30%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.30%) French Language
Job Titles
1 100 (29.76%) Developer
2 51 (15.18%) Analyst
3 42 (12.50%) Graduate
4 38 (11.31%) Project Manager
5 31 (9.23%) Graduate Developer
6 30 (8.93%) Business Analyst
7 29 (8.63%) C# Developer
8 23 (6.85%) Software Engineer
9 21 (6.25%) Java Developer
10 16 (4.76%) Software Developer
11 15 (4.46%) C# .NET Developer
12 14 (4.17%) Graduate Java Developer
12 14 (4.17%) Test Manager
12 14 (4.17%) Senior Developer
13 12 (3.57%) Release Manager
14 11 (3.27%) Security Officer
15 10 (2.98%) Information Security Officer
15 10 (2.98%) Head of IT
15 10 (2.98%) Infrastructure Manager
16 9 (2.68%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (28.27%) .NET
2 47 (13.99%) CSS
3 43 (12.80%) HTML
4 38 (11.31%) jQuery
5 33 (9.82%) ASP.NET
6 24 (7.14%) Web Services
7 20 (5.95%) .NET Framework
8 15 (4.46%) WCF
8 15 (4.46%) XML
9 13 (3.87%) Ajax
10 11 (3.27%) ASP.NET MVC
10 11 (3.27%) J2EE
10 11 (3.27%) SOAP
11 9 (2.68%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 9 (2.68%) Java EE
12 8 (2.38%) HTML5
13 7 (2.08%) ASP.NET Web API
14 6 (1.79%) Ext JS
14 6 (1.79%) Hibernate
14 6 (1.79%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 99 (29.46%) Computer Science
2 57 (16.96%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (7.14%) Management Information System
4 15 (4.46%) N-Tier
5 11 (3.27%) EMV
5 11 (3.27%) Mathematics
6 9 (2.68%) Statistics
7 8 (2.38%) Physics
8 6 (1.79%) PMI
9 5 (1.49%) Algorithms
10 4 (1.19%) Smartphone
10 4 (1.19%) VHDL
10 4 (1.19%) Telematics
10 4 (1.19%) Learning Management System
10 4 (1.19%) Open Source
10 4 (1.19%) Social Media
11 3 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.89%) Credit Risk
12 2 (0.60%) Embedded Systems
12 2 (0.60%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 55 (16.37%) Windows
2 23 (6.85%) Linux
3 17 (5.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (1.49%) Solaris
5 4 (1.19%) Windows 7
5 4 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.60%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (0.60%) Android
6 2 (0.60%) UNIX
6 2 (0.60%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.30%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.30%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (19.35%) Project Management
2 59 (17.56%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (12.80%) MVC
4 38 (11.31%) ITIL
4 38 (11.31%) Software Engineering
5 37 (11.01%) PRINCE2
6 30 (8.93%) Stakeholder Management
7 29 (8.63%) Workflow
8 27 (8.04%) Business Analysis
9 25 (7.44%) Risk Management
10 23 (6.85%) OOP
11 19 (5.65%) Business Intelligence
11 19 (5.65%) Waterfall
12 16 (4.76%) Web Development
13 15 (4.46%) Asset Management
13 15 (4.46%) CRM
13 15 (4.46%) Change Management
13 15 (4.46%) Product Management
14 14 (4.17%) Analytics
14 14 (4.17%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 83 (24.70%) SQL
2 80 (23.81%) C#
3 58 (17.26%) JavaScript
4 51 (15.18%) Java
5 39 (11.61%) C
6 22 (6.55%) C++
7 19 (5.65%) VB
8 17 (5.06%) VB.NET
8 17 (5.06%) Python
9 16 (4.76%) Perl
10 11 (3.27%) Shell Script
11 10 (2.98%) PowerShell
11 10 (2.98%) VBA
12 8 (2.38%) PHP
13 4 (1.19%) XAML
13 4 (1.19%) Objective-C
14 3 (0.89%) XPath
14 3 (0.89%) PL/SQL
14 3 (0.89%) XQuery
15 2 (0.60%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 30 (8.93%) Security Cleared
2 26 (7.74%) ISEB
3 23 (6.85%) SC Cleared
4 21 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 18 (5.36%) MCSE
6 14 (4.17%) CISA
7 13 (3.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 11 (3.27%) CISM
8 11 (3.27%) CISSP
8 11 (3.27%) ISTQB
9 10 (2.98%) PMI Certification
10 5 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (1.49%) CCNA
11 4 (1.19%) MCSA
11 4 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (1.19%) PMP
12 3 (0.89%) MCP
12 3 (0.89%) Six Sigma Green Belt
13 2 (0.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 2 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (3.27%) PCI DSS
3 9 (2.68%) QA
4 5 (1.49%) JTAG
5 3 (0.89%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.30%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 27 (8.04%) Active Directory
2 15 (4.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (3.57%) XenApp
4 4 (1.19%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.60%) Firmware
6 1 (0.30%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 11 (3.27%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (1.19%) Backup Exec
4 3 (0.89%) SCCM
4 3 (0.89%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (0.60%) Vagrant
5 2 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 66 (19.64%) Microsoft
2 35 (10.42%) Citrix
3 23 (6.85%) Oracle
4 20 (5.95%) HP
5 18 (5.36%) Cisco
6 17 (5.06%) NetApp
7 15 (4.46%) VMware
8 11 (3.27%) Tableau
9 8 (2.38%) EMC
9 8 (2.38%) SunGard
10 7 (2.08%) Sitecore
11 6 (1.79%) Avaya
12 5 (1.49%) Red Hat
12 5 (1.49%) SAP
12 5 (1.49%) Sun
12 5 (1.49%) IBM
12 5 (1.49%) Juniper
12 5 (1.49%) Symantec
12 5 (1.49%) CheckPoint
13 4 (1.19%) Rackspace
Essex
Datasource Computer Employment
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £38000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Vadis People
Salary: circ £40,000 - £50,000 + Ex Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 18 - 24k plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Harlow, Essex
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + bonuses + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Vadis People
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Southend-On-Sea
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Chelmsford
Computer Futures
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Hockley, Essex
Academies Enterprise Trust
Posted: 12 days ago
Basildon
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + + bonus, pension, medical
Posted: 13 days ago
Billericay
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Southend-On-Sea
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago