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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 9 10 12
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Degree 182 130 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 14.55% 11.87% 11.75%
As % of the Qualifications category 58.33% 48.51% 38.44%
Number of salaries quoted 150 101 100
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £26,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,200 £60,000 £52,500
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
312 268 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 24.94% 24.47% 30.58%
Number of salaries quoted 242 189 264
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 -4 30 £27,164 -27.56% 4
Brentwood +10 21 £44,250 - 4
Colchester -5 16 £72,000 +80.00% 2
Basildon -13 15 £50,000 -9.09%
Harlow +6 13 £37,500 +56.25%
Southend-on-Sea - 8 £20,000 -
Saffron Walden 0 4 £38,500 -14.44%
Billericay - 2 £19,500 -
Wickford - 2 £25,000 -
Braintree -6 1 £32,500 -18.75%
Leigh-on-Sea - 1 £35,000 -
Waltham Abbey - 1 £18,000 -
Witham - 1 £21,500 -
Degree
East of England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 112 (31.02%) Computer Science
2 97 (26.87%) Java
3 86 (23.82%) SDLC
4 76 (21.05%) SQL
5 74 (20.50%) Finance
6 64 (17.73%) Project Management
7 60 (16.62%) C
8 57 (15.79%) Software Engineering
9 55 (15.24%) SQL Server
10 53 (14.68%) C#
11 51 (14.13%) .NET
12 50 (13.85%) Windows
12 50 (13.85%) Microsoft
13 48 (13.30%) MS Excel
14 47 (13.02%) Agile Software Development
15 45 (12.47%) HTML
16 43 (11.91%) Management Information System
17 42 (11.63%) Spring
17 42 (11.63%) JBoss
18 41 (11.36%) MVC
19 40 (11.08%) PRINCE2
20 39 (10.80%) JavaScript
21 36 (9.97%) Unit Testing
22 33 (9.14%) Security Cleared
22 33 (9.14%) Analytical Skills
23 32 (8.86%) CSS
24 31 (8.59%) J2EE
25 29 (8.03%) ITIL
26 28 (7.76%) EJB
26 28 (7.76%) Telecoms

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 42 (11.63%) JBoss
2 20 (5.54%) SharePoint
3 12 (3.32%) IIS
4 11 (3.05%) BizTalk Server
5 10 (2.77%) MS Exchange
6 9 (2.49%) SharePoint Server
6 9 (2.49%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (2.22%) SharePoint 2010
8 7 (1.94%) SharePoint 2013
8 7 (1.94%) WebSphere
9 6 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2007
9 6 (1.66%) Exchange Server 5.5
9 6 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2000
9 6 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2003
9 6 (1.66%) Apache
10 4 (1.11%) WebLogic
11 3 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2013
12 2 (0.55%) CMS
12 2 (0.55%) GlassFish
13 1 (0.28%) Captiva
Applications
1 48 (13.30%) MS Excel
2 13 (3.60%) MS Project
3 8 (2.22%) MS Office
4 3 (0.83%) SOLIDWORKS
5 2 (0.55%) CATIA
5 2 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.55%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.28%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (1.39%) Oracle CRM
2 3 (0.83%) assyst
3 2 (0.55%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.55%) AWD
4 1 (0.28%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.22%) Office 365
2 2 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.28%) SaaS
3 1 (0.28%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.28%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.28%) Google Compute Engine
3 1 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.28%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 20 (5.54%) Firewall
2 11 (3.05%) Wireless
3 9 (2.49%) WAN
4 8 (2.22%) TCP/IP
5 6 (1.66%) VPN
6 3 (0.83%) LAN
6 3 (0.83%) Internet
6 3 (0.83%) SSL
6 3 (0.83%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (0.55%) WLAN
7 2 (0.55%) DNS
8 1 (0.28%) ATM
8 1 (0.28%) VoIP
8 1 (0.28%) MPLS
8 1 (0.28%) OSPF
8 1 (0.28%) BGP
8 1 (0.28%) MD110
8 1 (0.28%) VLAN
8 1 (0.28%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.28%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (15.24%) SQL Server
2 15 (4.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (3.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (3.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 11 (3.05%) Relational Database
6 8 (2.22%) SAP BW
6 8 (2.22%) EDRMS
6 8 (2.22%) DTS
7 7 (1.94%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (1.66%) Oracle Database
9 5 (1.39%) NoSQL
9 5 (1.39%) RDBMS
9 5 (1.39%) Firebird
10 4 (1.11%) WebFOCUS
10 4 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (0.83%) MySQL
11 3 (0.83%) BusinessObjects
12 2 (0.55%) Data Mining
12 2 (0.55%) QlikView
12 2 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 17 (4.71%) Eclipse
2 15 (4.16%) Jenkins
2 15 (4.16%) Octopus Deploy
3 11 (3.05%) Eclipse RCP
3 11 (3.05%) Git (software)
4 10 (2.77%) Subversion
5 8 (2.22%) Selenium
5 8 (2.22%) TeamCity
6 7 (1.94%) Moq
6 7 (1.94%) Axure RP
6 7 (1.94%) JUnit
6 7 (1.94%) SpecFlow
7 5 (1.39%) Visual Studio
7 5 (1.39%) Maven
7 5 (1.39%) LabVIEW
7 5 (1.39%) Ant
8 4 (1.11%) HP UFT
9 2 (0.55%) Xcode
9 2 (0.55%) Gradle
10 1 (0.28%) Grunt
General
1 74 (20.50%) Finance
2 28 (7.76%) Telecoms
3 19 (5.26%) Automotive
4 17 (4.71%) Banking
5 16 (4.43%) Marketing
5 16 (4.43%) Electronics
6 15 (4.16%) Manufacturing
7 8 (2.22%) Retail
7 8 (2.22%) Pharmaceutical
8 7 (1.94%) Publishing
9 6 (1.66%) Military
9 6 (1.66%) Law
10 5 (1.39%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.83%) Avionics
11 3 (0.83%) Billing
12 2 (0.55%) Games
12 2 (0.55%) French Language
12 2 (0.55%) German Language
12 2 (0.55%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.28%) Legal
Job Titles
1 127 (35.18%) Developer
2 63 (17.45%) Java Developer
3 48 (13.30%) Analyst
4 45 (12.47%) Graduate
5 36 (9.97%) Software Engineer
6 34 (9.42%) Graduate Developer
7 31 (8.59%) Software Developer
8 28 (7.76%) Project Manager
9 25 (6.93%) Programmer
10 24 (6.65%) Graduate Java Developer
11 23 (6.37%) Java Programmer
12 20 (5.54%) Business Analyst
13 19 (5.26%) Junior
13 19 (5.26%) Junior Developer
14 18 (4.99%) Senior Developer
15 14 (3.88%) Architect
15 14 (3.88%) Head of IT
16 12 (3.32%) Consultant
16 12 (3.32%) C# Developer
17 11 (3.05%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (14.13%) .NET
2 45 (12.47%) HTML
3 42 (11.63%) Spring
4 32 (8.86%) CSS
5 31 (8.59%) J2EE
6 28 (7.76%) EJB
7 27 (7.48%) JPA
8 26 (7.20%) Hibernate
9 18 (4.99%) JavaBeans
10 16 (4.43%) Struts
10 16 (4.43%) Servlets
10 16 (4.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 14 (3.88%) ASP.NET
12 12 (3.32%) XML
13 10 (2.77%) Java SE
14 9 (2.49%) jQuery
15 8 (2.22%) HTML5
15 8 (2.22%) Web Services
16 7 (1.94%) SOAP
16 7 (1.94%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 112 (31.02%) Computer Science
2 43 (11.91%) Management Information System
3 33 (9.14%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (6.09%) PMI
5 14 (3.88%) Physics
6 11 (3.05%) Mathematics
7 9 (2.49%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (2.49%) User Experience
8 8 (2.22%) Social Media
9 6 (1.66%) CUDA
9 6 (1.66%) BYOD
10 5 (1.39%) Device Driver
11 4 (1.11%) Smartphone
11 4 (1.11%) Mechatronics
11 4 (1.11%) Embedded Systems
12 3 (0.83%) Human Factors
12 3 (0.83%) Data Centre
12 3 (0.83%) Mainframe
13 2 (0.55%) Data Protection Act
13 2 (0.55%) Biology
Operating Systems
1 50 (13.85%) Windows
2 23 (6.37%) Linux
3 12 (3.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (2.22%) Apple iOS
4 8 (2.22%) Android
5 6 (1.66%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (1.11%) Embedded Linux
7 3 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.55%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.55%) UNIX
8 2 (0.55%) VxWorks
9 1 (0.28%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (23.82%) SDLC
2 64 (17.73%) Project Management
3 57 (15.79%) Software Engineering
4 47 (13.02%) Agile Software Development
5 41 (11.36%) MVC
6 40 (11.08%) PRINCE2
7 36 (9.97%) Unit Testing
8 29 (8.03%) ITIL
9 27 (7.48%) OO
10 25 (6.93%) Time Management
11 20 (5.54%) Mentoring
12 19 (5.26%) OOP
12 19 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
13 18 (4.99%) Scrum
14 17 (4.71%) Data Analysis
14 17 (4.71%) Business Analysis
14 17 (4.71%) CRM
14 17 (4.71%) Waterfall
15 16 (4.43%) TOGAF
16 15 (4.16%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 97 (26.87%) Java
2 76 (21.05%) SQL
3 60 (16.62%) C
4 53 (14.68%) C#
5 39 (10.80%) JavaScript
6 22 (6.09%) C++
7 15 (4.16%) Perl
8 12 (3.32%) VB
9 10 (2.77%) Python
9 10 (2.77%) ABAP
10 9 (2.49%) PHP
10 9 (2.49%) PL/SQL
11 8 (2.22%) Shell Script
12 7 (1.94%) XAML
12 7 (1.94%) PowerShell
13 6 (1.66%) Objective-C
13 6 (1.66%) VBA
14 5 (1.39%) VC++
14 5 (1.39%) VB.NET
15 4 (1.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (9.14%) Security Cleared
2 25 (6.93%) SC Cleared
3 23 (6.37%) PMI Certification
4 17 (4.71%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (4.43%) Microsoft Certification
5 16 (4.43%) DV Cleared
6 13 (3.60%) PMP
6 13 (3.60%) CCNP
7 12 (3.32%) ISEB
7 12 (3.32%) HNC
7 12 (3.32%) MCSE
8 11 (3.05%) CISSP
9 9 (2.49%) CCNA
10 6 (1.66%) CEH
11 5 (1.39%) ISACA
12 4 (1.11%) MCP
12 4 (1.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 4 (1.11%) MCTS
12 4 (1.11%) MCITP
12 4 (1.11%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.49%) QA
2 5 (1.39%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.55%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.28%) JTAG
4 1 (0.28%) IEC 61508
4 1 (0.28%) SLA
4 1 (0.28%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 15 (4.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (3.60%) Active Directory
3 6 (1.66%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.11%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (0.83%) XenApp
5 3 (0.83%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (2.22%) Puppet
2 6 (1.66%) Backup Exec
3 4 (1.11%) SolarWinds Orion
4 3 (0.83%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.55%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (0.28%) SCCM
Vendors
1 50 (13.85%) Microsoft
2 27 (7.48%) Cisco
3 25 (6.93%) Oracle
4 24 (6.65%) VMware
5 13 (3.60%) Citrix
6 10 (2.77%) SAP
7 9 (2.49%) HP
8 8 (2.22%) Sitecore
8 8 (2.22%) webMethods
9 7 (1.94%) Avaya
10 4 (1.11%) Juniper
10 4 (1.11%) EMC
10 4 (1.11%) SolarWinds
10 4 (1.11%) Teradata
11 3 (0.83%) NetApp
11 3 (0.83%) CheckPoint
12 2 (0.55%) SunGard
12 2 (0.55%) Google
12 2 (0.55%) Rackspace
13 1 (0.28%) Kofax
Ongar, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 24,000 to 28,000
Posted: 7 hours ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum Annual training budget, additional h
Posted: 23 hours ago
Brentwood, Essex
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £50k - 55k per year + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brentwood
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £50k - 55k per year + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Experis IT
Salary: Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £24k-27k DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30k-42k Contributory pension Life Insurance and 25 Days Holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Next Move IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Next Move IT
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
Hallmark Care Homes
Posted: 9 days ago
Close to borders of Cambridgeshire Essex...
Questor Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary according to experience
Posted: 10 days ago
Chelmsford
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Salary: Competitive + benefits and bonus
Posted: 15 days ago
Colchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £22500 - £30000 per annum + Package + Pension
Posted: 15 days ago
Essex
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago