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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 12 13 10
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Degree 185 163 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 13.91% 11.49% 12.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 52.71% 49.70% 44.88%
Number of salaries quoted 144 120 86
Average salary £44,500 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.48% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £55,000
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
351 328 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 26.39% 23.11% 26.96%
Number of salaries quoted 273 251 212
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £22,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £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 4 May 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 4 May 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 +6 33 £35,500 +1.42% 1
Colchester -13 20 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Southend-on-Sea +7 18 £30,000 -20.00% 2
Basildon -5 12 £57,500 +27.77% 1
Harlow -4 5 £51,000 +20.00%
Hockley - 4 £63,998 -
Saffron Walden - 4 £41,250 -
Brentwood -11 3 - - 1
Chigwell - 3 £22,500 -
Purfleet - 2 £45,000 -
Rayleigh - 2 £60,000 -
Billericay +1 1 £60,000 -
Degree
East of England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

1 102 (28.73%) Computer Science
2 99 (27.89%) Finance
3 85 (23.94%) .NET
4 82 (23.10%) C#
5 81 (22.82%) Project Management
6 77 (21.69%) SQL
7 66 (18.59%) Windows
8 65 (18.31%) Microsoft
9 64 (18.03%) SQL Server
10 62 (17.46%) Agile Software Development
11 59 (16.62%) C
12 57 (16.06%) Java
13 56 (15.77%) JavaScript
14 52 (14.65%) Software Engineering
15 51 (14.37%) MS Excel
16 49 (13.80%) HTML
17 47 (13.24%) CSS
18 46 (12.96%) ITIL
19 45 (12.68%) MVC
20 41 (11.55%) Analytical Skills
21 40 (11.27%) Security Cleared
22 38 (10.70%) Citrix
23 37 (10.42%) PRINCE2
24 32 (9.01%) SharePoint
24 32 (9.01%) SC Cleared
25 31 (8.73%) jQuery
25 31 (8.73%) C++
25 31 (8.73%) Active Directory
26 29 (8.17%) Stakeholder Management
26 29 (8.17%) Linux

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 32 (9.01%) SharePoint
2 27 (7.61%) MS Exchange
3 23 (6.48%) Exchange Server 2010
4 16 (4.51%) SharePoint Server
5 13 (3.66%) SharePoint 2013
6 12 (3.38%) Exchange Server 2013
6 12 (3.38%) SharePoint 2010
7 9 (2.54%) Apache
8 8 (2.25%) Exchange Server 5.5
8 8 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2000
8 8 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2003
8 8 (2.25%) WebSphere
8 8 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2007
8 8 (2.25%) BizTalk Server
9 7 (1.97%) JBoss
9 7 (1.97%) IIS
10 3 (0.85%) Lync
11 2 (0.56%) CMS
11 2 (0.56%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.56%) SAS
Applications
1 51 (14.37%) MS Excel
2 14 (3.94%) MS Office
3 13 (3.66%) MS Visio
4 10 (2.82%) MS Project
5 4 (1.13%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.28%) Simulink
6 1 (0.28%) SOLIDWORKS
6 1 (0.28%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 12 (3.38%) assyst
2 4 (1.13%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (0.56%) SAP Retail
3 2 (0.56%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.28%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.23%) Office 365
2 7 (1.97%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.13%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.56%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 28 (7.89%) Firewall
2 17 (4.79%) Wireless
3 14 (3.94%) WAN
4 9 (2.54%) SAN
5 8 (2.25%) Cisco Nexus
5 8 (2.25%) VPN
5 8 (2.25%) SSL
6 6 (1.69%) LAN
7 5 (1.41%) Internet
7 5 (1.41%) DNS
8 4 (1.13%) Network Security
8 4 (1.13%) DHCP
8 4 (1.13%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.28%) DMZ
9 1 (0.28%) VoIP
9 1 (0.28%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (18.03%) SQL Server
2 16 (4.51%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (2.54%) Firebird
3 9 (2.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (2.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (2.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (1.41%) Relational Database
5 5 (1.41%) Oracle Database
5 5 (1.41%) Data Mining
5 5 (1.41%) RDBMS
6 4 (1.13%) NoSQL
7 3 (0.85%) SAP BW
7 3 (0.85%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (0.56%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.56%) MySQL
8 2 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.56%) TKPROF
8 2 (0.56%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.28%) DB2
Development Applications
1 13 (3.66%) Visual Studio
1 13 (3.66%) Selenium
1 13 (3.66%) Moq
1 13 (3.66%) SpecFlow
1 13 (3.66%) Jenkins
1 13 (3.66%) Octopus Deploy
2 10 (2.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (2.25%) Subversion
4 5 (1.41%) Ant
4 5 (1.41%) Maven
5 3 (0.85%) LoadRunner
6 2 (0.56%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.56%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (0.28%) Gradle
7 1 (0.28%) Rational Rose
7 1 (0.28%) JUnit
7 1 (0.28%) JMeter
7 1 (0.28%) FitNesse
7 1 (0.28%) ArgoUML
7 1 (0.28%) NUnit
General
1 99 (27.89%) Finance
2 21 (5.92%) Automotive
3 20 (5.63%) Manufacturing
4 19 (5.35%) Telecoms
5 14 (3.94%) Electronics
5 14 (3.94%) Law
6 11 (3.10%) Legal
6 11 (3.10%) Banking
7 10 (2.82%) Retail
8 9 (2.54%) Marketing
9 5 (1.41%) Military
10 4 (1.13%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.85%) Local Government
12 2 (0.56%) Avionics
12 2 (0.56%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.28%) Games
13 1 (0.28%) Publishing
13 1 (0.28%) French Language
Job Titles
1 106 (29.86%) Developer
2 49 (13.80%) Analyst
3 45 (12.68%) Project Manager
4 36 (10.14%) Graduate
5 33 (9.30%) Software Engineer
6 32 (9.01%) Java Developer
7 31 (8.73%) Business Analyst
8 28 (7.89%) Graduate Developer
8 28 (7.89%) C# Developer
9 24 (6.76%) Software Developer
10 20 (5.63%) Senior Developer
11 19 (5.35%) C# .NET Developer
12 17 (4.79%) Head of IT
13 16 (4.51%) Graduate Java Developer
14 15 (4.23%) Infrastructure Manager
15 13 (3.66%) C# Software Developer
16 12 (3.38%) Release Manager
16 12 (3.38%) Programmer
16 12 (3.38%) Test Manager
17 10 (2.82%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (23.94%) .NET
2 49 (13.80%) HTML
3 47 (13.24%) CSS
4 31 (8.73%) jQuery
5 28 (7.89%) ASP.NET
6 20 (5.63%) Web Services
7 17 (4.79%) XML
8 16 (4.51%) J2EE
9 14 (3.94%) HTML5
9 14 (3.94%) ASP.NET MVC
9 14 (3.94%) SOAP
10 13 (3.66%) Ajax
10 13 (3.66%) .NET Framework
10 13 (3.66%) WCF
10 13 (3.66%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 10 (2.82%) ASP.NET Web API
11 10 (2.82%) Spring
12 8 (2.25%) Ext JS
13 7 (1.97%) WPF
13 7 (1.97%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 102 (28.73%) Computer Science
2 41 (11.55%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (7.89%) Management Information System
4 16 (4.51%) Physics
5 11 (3.10%) N-Tier
6 10 (2.82%) EMV
7 9 (2.54%) PMI
8 8 (2.25%) Statistics
8 8 (2.25%) Mathematics
8 8 (2.25%) BYOD
9 7 (1.97%) Smartphone
10 5 (1.41%) Algorithms
11 4 (1.13%) Open Source
11 4 (1.13%) Telematics
11 4 (1.13%) VHDL
12 3 (0.85%) Device Driver
12 3 (0.85%) Human Factors
12 3 (0.85%) Credit Risk
12 3 (0.85%) Learning Management System
13 2 (0.56%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 66 (18.59%) Windows
2 29 (8.17%) Linux
3 22 (6.20%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (2.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (1.13%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.13%) Windows 7
5 4 (1.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (1.13%) Android
5 4 (1.13%) Solaris
6 3 (0.85%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.56%) UNIX
8 1 (0.28%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.28%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (22.82%) Project Management
2 62 (17.46%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (14.65%) Software Engineering
4 46 (12.96%) ITIL
5 45 (12.68%) MVC
6 37 (10.42%) PRINCE2
7 29 (8.17%) Stakeholder Management
7 29 (8.17%) Business Analysis
8 28 (7.89%) Waterfall
9 27 (7.61%) Risk Management
10 23 (6.48%) OOP
11 22 (6.20%) Workflow
12 21 (5.92%) CRM
13 18 (5.07%) Business Intelligence
14 17 (4.79%) OO
14 17 (4.79%) Asset Management
15 16 (4.51%) Scrum
16 15 (4.23%) Change Management
16 15 (4.23%) Unit Testing
17 14 (3.94%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 82 (23.10%) C#
2 77 (21.69%) SQL
3 59 (16.62%) C
4 57 (16.06%) Java
5 56 (15.77%) JavaScript
6 31 (8.73%) C++
7 20 (5.63%) Python
7 20 (5.63%) Perl
8 14 (3.94%) PowerShell
8 14 (3.94%) Shell Script
8 14 (3.94%) VB
9 12 (3.38%) VB.NET
10 10 (2.82%) VBA
10 10 (2.82%) PHP
11 7 (1.97%) XAML
12 5 (1.41%) ABAP
12 5 (1.41%) Objective-C
13 4 (1.13%) PL/SQL
14 3 (0.85%) T-SQL
15 2 (0.56%) VB6
Qualifications
1 40 (11.27%) Security Cleared
2 32 (9.01%) SC Cleared
3 28 (7.89%) ISEB
4 23 (6.48%) Microsoft Certification
5 21 (5.92%) MCSE
6 13 (3.66%) CISA
7 11 (3.10%) PMI Certification
8 10 (2.82%) CISM
8 10 (2.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 10 (2.82%) CISSP
9 9 (2.54%) ISTQB
10 8 (2.25%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (2.25%) CCNA
11 5 (1.41%) DV Cleared
12 4 (1.13%) MCSA
12 4 (1.13%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (0.85%) PMP
13 3 (0.85%) Six Sigma Green Belt
14 2 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 2 (0.56%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (2.82%) PCI DSS
3 6 (1.69%) QA
4 4 (1.13%) JTAG
5 3 (0.85%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.56%) JSP 440
System Software
1 31 (8.73%) Active Directory
2 22 (6.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (3.38%) XenApp
4 8 (2.25%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.56%) Firmware
6 1 (0.28%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 11 (3.10%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (2.25%) Backup Exec
3 4 (1.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (0.85%) SCCM
5 2 (0.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (0.56%) Vagrant
5 2 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 65 (18.31%) Microsoft
2 38 (10.70%) Citrix
3 28 (7.89%) Oracle
4 25 (7.04%) Cisco
5 22 (6.20%) VMware
6 17 (4.79%) HP
7 16 (4.51%) NetApp
8 13 (3.66%) Sitecore
9 10 (2.82%) Avaya
10 9 (2.54%) EMC
10 9 (2.54%) Tableau
11 8 (2.25%) Juniper
11 8 (2.25%) CheckPoint
12 7 (1.97%) SAP
13 5 (1.41%) SunGard
13 5 (1.41%) Rackspace
14 4 (1.13%) Sun
14 4 (1.13%) Symantec
14 4 (1.13%) Red Hat
15 3 (0.85%) TIBCO
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 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
Basildon, Essex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Experis IT
Salary: £30k - £33k per annum + 6% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Betting Appointments
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Experis IT
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 18 - 24k plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Chelmsford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £21000.00 - £23000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Southend-On-Sea
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Colchester
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Close to borders of Cambridgeshire Essex...
Questor Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary according to experience
Posted: 21 days ago