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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 10 11 10
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Degree 175 139 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 14.66% 11.63% 13.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 59.73% 49.82% 42.29%
Number of salaries quoted 149 108 107
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £57,000 £61,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +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
293 279 350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 24.54% 23.35% 31.08%
Number of salaries quoted 234 207 277
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -3 27 £38,000 +10.94% 7
Basildon -7 18 £57,500 - 3
Colchester -2 17 £45,000 -
Harlow +9 13 £37,500 +47.05% 1
Southend-on-Sea - 11 £20,000 - 1
Brentwood -7 8 £44,000 - 3
Saffron Walden +3 3 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Wickford - 3 £25,000 -
Billericay - 2 £19,500 -
Chigwell - 1 £22,500 -
Leigh-on-Sea - 1 £35,000 -
Maldon - 1 £27,500 -
Degree
East of England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 113 (31.74%) Computer Science
2 101 (28.37%) SDLC
3 90 (25.28%) Java
4 86 (24.16%) Finance
5 81 (22.75%) SQL
6 74 (20.79%) Project Management
7 66 (18.54%) C#
8 63 (17.70%) .NET
8 63 (17.70%) SQL Server
9 62 (17.42%) Windows
9 62 (17.42%) Agile Software Development
10 61 (17.13%) C
11 59 (16.57%) Microsoft
12 58 (16.29%) Software Engineering
13 54 (15.17%) MS Excel
14 50 (14.04%) HTML
15 45 (12.64%) ITIL
15 45 (12.64%) Management Information System
15 45 (12.64%) MVC
16 44 (12.36%) JavaScript
17 41 (11.52%) PRINCE2
18 37 (10.39%) CSS
19 36 (10.11%) JBoss
19 36 (10.11%) Unit Testing
20 35 (9.83%) Cisco
21 34 (9.55%) Spring
22 33 (9.27%) VMware
23 32 (8.99%) Security Cleared
24 31 (8.71%) OO
25 30 (8.43%) Firewall

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 36 (10.11%) JBoss
2 25 (7.02%) SharePoint
3 21 (5.90%) MS Exchange
4 17 (4.78%) Exchange Server 2010
5 14 (3.93%) SharePoint Server
6 13 (3.65%) SharePoint 2013
7 12 (3.37%) SharePoint 2010
7 12 (3.37%) BizTalk Server
8 9 (2.53%) IIS
8 9 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2013
9 8 (2.25%) Apache
9 8 (2.25%) Exchange Server 5.5
9 8 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2000
9 8 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2003
9 8 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2007
10 7 (1.97%) WebSphere
11 4 (1.12%) WebLogic
12 3 (0.84%) Lync
13 2 (0.56%) CMS
13 2 (0.56%) GlassFish
Applications
1 54 (15.17%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.09%) MS Project
3 3 (0.84%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.56%) SOLIDWORKS
4 2 (0.56%) CATIA
4 2 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.56%) MS Office
5 1 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 9 (2.53%) assyst
2 5 (1.40%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (0.56%) SAP Retail
3 2 (0.56%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.56%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.21%) Office 365
2 4 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 30 (8.43%) Firewall
2 17 (4.78%) Wireless
3 11 (3.09%) WAN
4 10 (2.81%) VPN
5 8 (2.25%) SSL
5 8 (2.25%) Cisco Nexus
6 7 (1.97%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.84%) LAN
8 2 (0.56%) Internet
8 2 (0.56%) DNS
8 2 (0.56%) WLAN
9 1 (0.28%) MD110
9 1 (0.28%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (17.70%) SQL Server
2 13 (3.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 13 (3.65%) SQL Server 2012
3 12 (3.37%) Relational Database
4 11 (3.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (2.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (2.25%) SAP BW
7 7 (1.97%) Firebird
7 7 (1.97%) Oracle Database
8 6 (1.69%) EDRMS
8 6 (1.69%) RDBMS
8 6 (1.69%) DTS
9 5 (1.40%) NoSQL
10 4 (1.12%) MySQL
10 4 (1.12%) WebFOCUS
11 2 (0.56%) QlikView
11 2 (0.56%) Data Mining
11 2 (0.56%) BusinessObjects
12 1 (0.28%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.28%) DB2
Development Applications
1 19 (5.34%) Jenkins
1 19 (5.34%) Octopus Deploy
2 14 (3.93%) Selenium
2 14 (3.93%) Eclipse
3 13 (3.65%) SpecFlow
3 13 (3.65%) Moq
4 9 (2.53%) Eclipse RCP
5 7 (1.97%) TeamCity
5 7 (1.97%) Git (software)
6 6 (1.69%) Subversion
6 6 (1.69%) Maven
6 6 (1.69%) Ant
6 6 (1.69%) Visual Studio
6 6 (1.69%) Axure RP
7 5 (1.40%) JUnit
8 3 (0.84%) HP UFT
8 3 (0.84%) LabVIEW
8 3 (0.84%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.56%) Xcode
9 2 (0.56%) Gradle
General
1 86 (24.16%) Finance
2 23 (6.46%) Telecoms
3 19 (5.34%) Automotive
4 15 (4.21%) Manufacturing
4 15 (4.21%) Banking
5 12 (3.37%) Electronics
6 8 (2.25%) Pharmaceutical
6 8 (2.25%) Retail
7 7 (1.97%) Marketing
8 6 (1.69%) Military
8 6 (1.69%) Publishing
9 5 (1.40%) Financial Institution
10 4 (1.12%) Law
11 3 (0.84%) Avionics
12 2 (0.56%) French Language
12 2 (0.56%) German Language
12 2 (0.56%) Games
12 2 (0.56%) Billing
12 2 (0.56%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 126 (35.39%) Developer
2 55 (15.45%) Java Developer
3 40 (11.24%) Graduate
4 39 (10.96%) Project Manager
5 38 (10.67%) Analyst
6 34 (9.55%) Software Engineer
7 33 (9.27%) Software Developer
8 31 (8.71%) Graduate Developer
9 21 (5.90%) Programmer
10 20 (5.62%) Java Programmer
10 20 (5.62%) Head of IT
11 19 (5.34%) Graduate Java Developer
11 19 (5.34%) Senior Developer
11 19 (5.34%) Business Analyst
12 16 (4.49%) C# Developer
13 15 (4.21%) C# .NET Developer
14 14 (3.93%) C# Software Developer
15 13 (3.65%) Junior Developer
15 13 (3.65%) Junior
16 12 (3.37%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (17.70%) .NET
2 50 (14.04%) HTML
3 37 (10.39%) CSS
4 34 (9.55%) Spring
5 26 (7.30%) J2EE
6 24 (6.74%) EJB
6 24 (6.74%) JPA
7 21 (5.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 20 (5.62%) Hibernate
9 17 (4.78%) ASP.NET
10 15 (4.21%) Servlets
10 15 (4.21%) Struts
11 14 (3.93%) HTML5
12 13 (3.65%) JavaBeans
12 13 (3.65%) jQuery
13 12 (3.37%) Web Services
13 12 (3.37%) XML
14 11 (3.09%) ASP.NET MVC
14 11 (3.09%) ASP.NET Web API
15 10 (2.81%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 113 (31.74%) Computer Science
2 45 (12.64%) Management Information System
3 29 (8.15%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (5.90%) PMI
5 14 (3.93%) Physics
6 8 (2.25%) BYOD
7 7 (1.97%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (1.97%) User Experience
8 6 (1.69%) Mathematics
8 6 (1.69%) Device Driver
9 5 (1.40%) CUDA
10 4 (1.12%) Data Centre
10 4 (1.12%) Smartphone
11 3 (0.84%) EMV
11 3 (0.84%) Human Factors
12 2 (0.56%) Life Science
12 2 (0.56%) Biology
12 2 (0.56%) Mechatronics
12 2 (0.56%) Credit Risk
12 2 (0.56%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 62 (17.42%) Windows
2 26 (7.30%) Linux
3 19 (5.34%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (2.53%) Apple iOS
4 9 (2.53%) Android
5 8 (2.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (1.40%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (0.56%) UNIX
7 2 (0.56%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.28%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (28.37%) SDLC
2 74 (20.79%) Project Management
3 62 (17.42%) Agile Software Development
4 58 (16.29%) Software Engineering
5 45 (12.64%) MVC
5 45 (12.64%) ITIL
6 41 (11.52%) PRINCE2
7 36 (10.11%) Unit Testing
8 31 (8.71%) OO
9 29 (8.15%) Waterfall
10 25 (7.02%) OOP
11 23 (6.46%) Scrum
12 21 (5.90%) CRM
13 20 (5.62%) Business Analysis
13 20 (5.62%) Time Management
14 18 (5.06%) Mentoring
14 18 (5.06%) Business Intelligence
15 16 (4.49%) Data Analysis
16 15 (4.21%) DSDM
16 15 (4.21%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 90 (25.28%) Java
2 81 (22.75%) SQL
3 66 (18.54%) C#
4 61 (17.13%) C
5 44 (12.36%) JavaScript
6 27 (7.58%) C++
7 18 (5.06%) Perl
8 14 (3.93%) VB
9 13 (3.65%) PowerShell
10 11 (3.09%) Python
10 11 (3.09%) PHP
11 10 (2.81%) PL/SQL
11 10 (2.81%) ABAP
11 10 (2.81%) Shell Script
12 8 (2.25%) XAML
12 8 (2.25%) VBA
13 7 (1.97%) Objective-C
14 6 (1.69%) VB.NET
15 5 (1.40%) VC++
16 3 (0.84%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 32 (8.99%) Security Cleared
2 25 (7.02%) SC Cleared
3 24 (6.74%) PMI Certification
4 22 (6.18%) Microsoft Certification
5 19 (5.34%) Cisco Certification
6 18 (5.06%) MCSE
7 15 (4.21%) PMP
8 14 (3.93%) CCNA
9 13 (3.65%) DV Cleared
10 12 (3.37%) ISEB
10 12 (3.37%) CISSP
11 10 (2.81%) CCNP
12 9 (2.53%) HNC
13 5 (1.40%) ISACA
14 4 (1.12%) MCP
14 4 (1.12%) CEH
14 4 (1.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 4 (1.12%) MCTS
14 4 (1.12%) MCITP
15 3 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.69%) QA
2 5 (1.40%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.84%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.56%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.28%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.28%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 26 (7.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (6.18%) Active Directory
3 9 (2.53%) XenApp
4 8 (2.25%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.12%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (0.56%) Firmware
7 1 (0.28%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (2.25%) Backup Exec
2 6 (1.69%) Puppet
3 4 (1.12%) SolarWinds Orion
4 3 (0.84%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (0.84%) SCCM
5 2 (0.56%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.28%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 59 (16.57%) Microsoft
2 35 (9.83%) Cisco
3 33 (9.27%) VMware
4 29 (8.15%) Oracle
5 27 (7.58%) Citrix
6 14 (3.93%) Sitecore
7 12 (3.37%) SAP
8 10 (2.81%) Avaya
9 9 (2.53%) NetApp
10 8 (2.25%) CheckPoint
10 8 (2.25%) Juniper
10 8 (2.25%) HP
11 7 (1.97%) EMC
12 6 (1.69%) webMethods
13 4 (1.12%) SolarWinds
13 4 (1.12%) Teradata
14 3 (0.84%) Rackspace
15 2 (0.56%) SunGard
16 1 (0.28%) Xilinx
16 1 (0.28%) Twitter
Harlow, Essex
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £43000.00 - £46000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: Salary £30-42k DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £24k-27k DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Absolute Solution
Posted: 3 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £42,000 to £48,000 per annum plus bens, International Company
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 24k + Training + Contributory pension + 25 days holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
Chelmsford
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £62000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £62000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25k-30k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £54000.00 - £64000.00 per annum + bonus, healthcare, pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
Premier IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago