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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 10 15 13
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Permanent jobs citing Degree 179 119 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 14.25% 11.28% 11.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 45.43% 41.18% 46.23%
Number of salaries quoted 150 78 70
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £60,250
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
394 289 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 31.37% 27.39% 24.17%
Number of salaries quoted 320 195 177
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £55,000
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 February 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 February 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 +5 24 £38,500 -12.00% 3
Colchester -11 15 £45,000 -5.26% 3
Brentwood -14 10 £75,000 +57.89%
Southend-on-Sea - 10 £29,250 - 3
Witham - 4 £40,000 -
Saffron Walden - 3 £45,000 - 1
Harwich - 3 - -
Purfleet - 3 £45,000 -
Basildon -11 2 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Rayleigh - 2 £60,000 - 1
Billericay +9 1 £60,000 +33.33%
Harlow -9 1 £40,000 -
Degree
East of England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 101 (30.15%) .NET
2 99 (29.55%) Finance
3 94 (28.06%) Computer Science
4 76 (22.69%) SQL
5 72 (21.49%) C#
6 69 (20.60%) Microsoft
7 66 (19.70%) Analytical Skills
8 62 (18.51%) JavaScript
9 59 (17.61%) Project Management
10 52 (15.52%) Agile Software Development
11 51 (15.22%) Windows
12 49 (14.63%) Java
13 48 (14.33%) SQL Server
14 47 (14.03%) CSS
14 47 (14.03%) MS Excel
15 42 (12.54%) jQuery
16 41 (12.24%) HTML
17 40 (11.94%) MVC
18 37 (11.04%) ASP.NET
19 36 (10.75%) PRINCE2
20 34 (10.15%) C
21 33 (9.85%) Software Engineering
22 32 (9.55%) Stakeholder Management
23 30 (8.96%) Workflow
23 30 (8.96%) ITIL
24 27 (8.06%) Citrix
25 26 (7.76%) Security Cleared
26 25 (7.46%) Business Analysis
27 24 (7.16%) Active Directory
28 23 (6.87%) ISEB

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 19 (5.67%) SharePoint
2 17 (5.07%) MS Exchange
3 14 (4.18%) IIS
3 14 (4.18%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (3.58%) JBoss
5 9 (2.69%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (2.09%) SharePoint Server
7 6 (1.79%) SharePoint 2013
7 6 (1.79%) Apache
8 5 (1.49%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (1.19%) WebSphere
9 4 (1.19%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (0.90%) SAS
11 2 (0.60%) CMS
11 2 (0.60%) Exchange Server 5.5
11 2 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2000
11 2 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (0.60%) Lync
11 2 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 47 (14.03%) MS Excel
2 14 (4.18%) MS Visio
2 14 (4.18%) MS Office
3 9 (2.69%) MS Project
3 9 (2.69%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.30%) FastStats
4 1 (0.30%) SPSS
4 1 (0.30%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 9 (2.69%) assyst
2 7 (2.09%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.90%) Magento
4 2 (0.60%) SAP FI
4 2 (0.60%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (0.60%) SAP CO
4 2 (0.60%) SAP Retail
4 2 (0.60%) Visualfiles
5 1 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (1.79%) Office 365
2 5 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.18%) Firewall
2 11 (3.28%) SAN
3 10 (2.99%) Wireless
3 10 (2.99%) WAN
4 8 (2.39%) LAN
5 7 (2.09%) Internet
6 6 (1.79%) DNS
7 5 (1.49%) DHCP
8 4 (1.19%) SSL
8 4 (1.19%) TCP/IP
8 4 (1.19%) VPN
8 4 (1.19%) Network Security
8 4 (1.19%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (0.90%) ATM
10 1 (0.30%) DMZ
10 1 (0.30%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.30%) HTTP
10 1 (0.30%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (14.33%) SQL Server
2 12 (3.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 12 (3.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (3.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 9 (2.69%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (2.09%) Oracle Database
5 6 (1.79%) Firebird
6 5 (1.49%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.19%) TKPROF
7 4 (1.19%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (1.19%) Data Mining
7 4 (1.19%) RDBMS
8 3 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (0.90%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (0.60%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (0.60%) MySQL
9 2 (0.60%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.30%) DB2
10 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (4.48%) Visual Studio
2 12 (3.58%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (2.99%) Subversion
4 8 (2.39%) Selenium
5 7 (2.09%) Rational DOORS
6 6 (1.79%) Moq
6 6 (1.79%) SpecFlow
6 6 (1.79%) Jenkins
6 6 (1.79%) Octopus Deploy
7 5 (1.49%) JMeter
8 3 (0.90%) NUnit
8 3 (0.90%) Ant
8 3 (0.90%) JUnit
8 3 (0.90%) Rational Rose
8 3 (0.90%) QuickTest Pro
8 3 (0.90%) LoadRunner
8 3 (0.90%) FitNesse
8 3 (0.90%) Rational Functional Tester
8 3 (0.90%) TeamCity
8 3 (0.90%) ArgoUML
General
1 99 (29.55%) Finance
2 17 (5.07%) Telecoms
3 16 (4.78%) Automotive
3 16 (4.78%) Law
4 15 (4.48%) Legal
4 15 (4.48%) Manufacturing
5 12 (3.58%) Marketing
6 10 (2.99%) Retail
7 8 (2.39%) Electronics
8 7 (2.09%) Local Government
8 7 (2.09%) Banking
9 3 (0.90%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.60%) Publishing
11 1 (0.30%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.30%) French Language
Job Titles
1 97 (28.96%) Developer
2 57 (17.01%) Analyst
3 42 (12.54%) Graduate
4 32 (9.55%) Project Manager
5 30 (8.96%) Graduate Developer
6 29 (8.66%) Business Analyst
7 26 (7.76%) C# Developer
8 20 (5.97%) Software Engineer
9 16 (4.78%) Java Developer
10 15 (4.48%) Test Manager
11 12 (3.58%) Software Developer
11 12 (3.58%) Senior Developer
11 12 (3.58%) C# .NET Developer
12 11 (3.28%) Security Officer
12 11 (3.28%) Architect
13 10 (2.99%) Information Security Officer
13 10 (2.99%) Graduate Java Developer
14 9 (2.69%) Infrastructure Manager
14 9 (2.69%) Support Analyst
14 9 (2.69%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (30.15%) .NET
2 47 (14.03%) CSS
3 42 (12.54%) jQuery
4 41 (12.24%) HTML
5 37 (11.04%) ASP.NET
6 21 (6.27%) Web Services
7 20 (5.97%) .NET Framework
8 17 (5.07%) WCF
9 14 (4.18%) XML
10 13 (3.88%) Ajax
11 10 (2.99%) ASP.NET MVC
11 10 (2.99%) SOAP
12 8 (2.39%) J2EE
12 8 (2.39%) Java EE
13 7 (2.09%) HTML5
14 6 (1.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 6 (1.79%) ASP.NET Web API
14 6 (1.79%) Swing
15 5 (1.49%) Hibernate
16 4 (1.19%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 94 (28.06%) Computer Science
2 66 (19.70%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (5.37%) Management Information System
4 16 (4.78%) N-Tier
5 11 (3.28%) EMV
5 11 (3.28%) Mathematics
6 9 (2.69%) Statistics
7 6 (1.79%) Physics
8 5 (1.49%) Learning Management System
8 5 (1.49%) Algorithms
9 4 (1.19%) Social Media
9 4 (1.19%) Telematics
9 4 (1.19%) Open Source
9 4 (1.19%) VHDL
9 4 (1.19%) User Experience
10 3 (0.90%) Smartphone
10 3 (0.90%) PMI
10 3 (0.90%) Credit Risk
10 3 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.60%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 51 (15.22%) Windows
2 23 (6.87%) Linux
3 13 (3.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (1.49%) Windows 7
4 5 (1.49%) Solaris
5 2 (0.60%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (0.60%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (0.60%) Android
5 2 (0.60%) UNIX
6 1 (0.30%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.30%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (17.61%) Project Management
2 52 (15.52%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (11.94%) MVC
4 36 (10.75%) PRINCE2
5 33 (9.85%) Software Engineering
6 32 (9.55%) Stakeholder Management
7 30 (8.96%) Workflow
7 30 (8.96%) ITIL
8 25 (7.46%) Business Analysis
9 23 (6.87%) Risk Management
10 20 (5.97%) OOP
11 19 (5.67%) Analytics
12 17 (5.07%) Business Intelligence
13 16 (4.78%) E-Commerce
13 16 (4.78%) Change Management
13 16 (4.78%) Mentoring
13 16 (4.78%) Product Management
14 15 (4.48%) Waterfall
14 15 (4.48%) Process Management
15 14 (4.18%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 76 (22.69%) SQL
2 72 (21.49%) C#
3 62 (18.51%) JavaScript
4 49 (14.63%) Java
5 34 (10.15%) C
6 20 (5.97%) C++
7 16 (4.78%) VB.NET
7 16 (4.78%) Python
8 15 (4.48%) VB
8 15 (4.48%) Perl
9 10 (2.99%) Shell Script
9 10 (2.99%) PowerShell
10 7 (2.09%) VBA
11 6 (1.79%) PHP
12 4 (1.19%) PL/SQL
12 4 (1.19%) Objective-C
13 3 (0.90%) XAML
13 3 (0.90%) XPath
13 3 (0.90%) XQuery
13 3 (0.90%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 26 (7.76%) Security Cleared
2 23 (6.87%) ISEB
3 19 (5.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (5.07%) SC Cleared
5 14 (4.18%) CISA
6 13 (3.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 13 (3.88%) MCSE
7 12 (3.58%) ISTQB
8 11 (3.28%) CISSP
8 11 (3.28%) CISM
9 7 (2.09%) PMI Certification
10 6 (1.79%) MCP
11 4 (1.19%) MCSA
11 4 (1.19%) CCNA
11 4 (1.19%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (1.19%) PMP
11 4 (1.19%) DV Cleared
12 3 (0.90%) VCP4
12 3 (0.90%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (3.28%) PCI DSS
3 10 (2.99%) QA
4 6 (1.79%) ISO 9001
5 5 (1.49%) JTAG
6 2 (0.60%) IEC 61508
7 1 (0.30%) ISO 8583
7 1 (0.30%) JSP 440
System Software
1 24 (7.16%) Active Directory
2 9 (2.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (2.69%) XenApp
3 4 (1.19%) Firmware
4 2 (0.60%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.30%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 10 (2.99%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (1.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (0.60%) Vagrant
4 2 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.60%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.60%) SCCM
5 1 (0.30%) Puppet
Vendors
1 69 (20.60%) Microsoft
2 27 (8.06%) Citrix
3 21 (6.27%) Oracle
4 19 (5.67%) HP
5 15 (4.48%) NetApp
6 12 (3.58%) Cisco
7 11 (3.28%) Tableau
8 9 (2.69%) SunGard
8 9 (2.69%) VMware
9 7 (2.09%) Google
10 6 (1.79%) Sitecore
10 6 (1.79%) webMethods
10 6 (1.79%) SAP
10 6 (1.79%) IBM
10 6 (1.79%) Software AG
11 5 (1.49%) EMC
11 5 (1.49%) Sun
11 5 (1.49%) Symantec
11 5 (1.49%) Red Hat
12 4 (1.19%) CheckPoint
Chelmsford, Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £24k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Colchester, Essex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + bonuses + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £18000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
Computer People
Salary: Upwards of £45k + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Chelmsford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £21000.00 - £23000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Southend-On-Sea
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Southend-On-Sea
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Chelmsford
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Colchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Rayleigh, Essex
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £60,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 26 days ago