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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 11 10 14
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs citing Degree 183 169 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 15.51% 13.51% 12.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 50.41% 45.07% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 153 143 79
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 £22,000 £25,400 £30,200
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,375 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.93% -
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
363 375 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 30.76% 29.98% 28.13%
Number of salaries quoted 263 305 178
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016. 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
Colchester +10 54 £35,000 -22.22% 2
Brentwood +12 25 £82,500 +65.00%
Chelmsford +4 15 £32,500 -23.52% 7
Leigh-on-Sea - 6 £52,500 -
Saffron Walden 0 5 £45,000 +9.09% 4
Braintree - 4 £40,000 -
Harlow +7 3 £50,000 +44.92%
Basildon -14 3 £60,000 +9.09%
Billericay -3 2 £18,000 -70.00%
Southend-on-Sea 0 1 £55,000 +92.98% 2
Hockley - 1 £43,500 -
Degree
East of England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

1 211 (57.81%) Computer Science
2 112 (30.68%) Java
3 109 (29.86%) Finance
4 82 (22.47%) SQL
5 81 (22.19%) SQL Server
6 76 (20.82%) Microsoft
7 75 (20.55%) Software Engineering
8 70 (19.18%) Agile Software Development
9 69 (18.90%) JavaScript
10 64 (17.53%) Oracle
11 63 (17.26%) HTML
12 61 (16.71%) CSS
13 55 (15.07%) C#
14 53 (14.52%) J2EE
15 52 (14.25%) .NET
15 52 (14.25%) JBoss
16 50 (13.70%) Project Management
17 48 (13.15%) Ajax
18 45 (12.33%) Relational Database
19 43 (11.78%) Swing
20 42 (11.51%) Windows
20 42 (11.51%) OO
20 42 (11.51%) SDLC
21 41 (11.23%) OOP
21 41 (11.23%) PL/SQL
22 39 (10.68%) Telecoms
22 39 (10.68%) Workflow
23 38 (10.41%) MVC
23 38 (10.41%) RDBMS
24 37 (10.14%) WebSphere

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 52 (14.25%) JBoss
2 37 (10.14%) WebSphere
3 28 (7.67%) WebLogic
4 18 (4.93%) SharePoint
5 12 (3.29%) MS Exchange
6 9 (2.47%) GlassFish
7 8 (2.19%) IIS
8 4 (1.10%) Apache
9 3 (0.82%) CMS
9 3 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.55%) Node.js
10 2 (0.55%) SAS
10 2 (0.55%) Skype for Business
11 1 (0.27%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 34 (9.32%) MS Excel
1 34 (9.32%) MS Office
2 4 (1.10%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.27%) MS Project
3 1 (0.27%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.27%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.27%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (0.82%) assyst
1 3 (0.82%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (0.27%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.19%) Office 365
2 3 (0.82%) Oracle CX
3 2 (0.55%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.27%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.27%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.27%) Firebase
4 1 (0.27%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.27%) Google Compute Engine
4 1 (0.27%) IBM SmartCloud
4 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.47%) Internet
2 8 (2.19%) VoIP
3 7 (1.92%) Skype
4 6 (1.64%) Firewall
5 4 (1.10%) Network Security
5 4 (1.10%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.82%) LAN
6 3 (0.82%) SAN
6 3 (0.82%) VPN
6 3 (0.82%) WAN
7 2 (0.55%) DHCP
7 2 (0.55%) DNS
7 2 (0.55%) Wireless
7 2 (0.55%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.27%) BIG-IP
8 1 (0.27%) SS7
8 1 (0.27%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.27%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (22.19%) SQL Server
2 45 (12.33%) Relational Database
3 38 (10.41%) RDBMS
4 34 (9.32%) Oracle Database
5 27 (7.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 27 (7.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 18 (4.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 12 (3.29%) MySQL
8 11 (3.01%) NoSQL
9 10 (2.74%) Oracle Database 10g
9 10 (2.74%) Oracle Database 11g
9 10 (2.74%) Oracle Database 12c
10 7 (1.92%) QlikView
11 5 (1.37%) Datomic
11 5 (1.37%) MongoDB
11 5 (1.37%) Neo4j
11 5 (1.37%) OLAP
12 4 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (1.10%) Firebird
13 3 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 26 (7.12%) Subversion
2 18 (4.93%) Git (software)
3 13 (3.56%) HP UFT
4 11 (3.01%) Eclipse
4 11 (3.01%) JUnit
5 10 (2.74%) NetBeans
6 9 (2.47%) SoapUI
7 7 (1.92%) LoadRunner
8 6 (1.64%) Eclipse RCP
8 6 (1.64%) Maven
9 5 (1.37%) Ant
9 5 (1.37%) Cucumber
9 5 (1.37%) NUnit
9 5 (1.37%) Selenium
9 5 (1.37%) Visual Studio
10 4 (1.10%) Cactus
10 4 (1.10%) DbUnit
10 4 (1.10%) JIRA
10 4 (1.10%) JMeter
10 4 (1.10%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 109 (29.86%) Finance
2 39 (10.68%) Telecoms
3 28 (7.67%) Banking
4 27 (7.40%) Automotive
5 16 (4.38%) Marketing
6 8 (2.19%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.92%) Billing
7 7 (1.92%) Electronics
7 7 (1.92%) Law
8 6 (1.64%) Legal
9 3 (0.82%) German Language
10 2 (0.55%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.55%) Games
10 2 (0.55%) Publishing
11 1 (0.27%) Advertising
11 1 (0.27%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.27%) French Language
11 1 (0.27%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 149 (40.82%) Developer
2 89 (24.38%) Java Developer
3 61 (16.71%) Graduate
4 49 (13.42%) Analyst
5 41 (11.23%) Senior Developer
6 34 (9.32%) Graduate Developer
7 33 (9.04%) C# Developer
7 33 (9.04%) Programmer
8 31 (8.49%) Java Programmer
8 31 (8.49%) Software Engineer
9 29 (7.95%) Architect
9 29 (7.95%) Senior Java Developer
10 25 (6.85%) Graduate Java Developer
11 24 (6.58%) IT Support
12 23 (6.30%) J2EE Developer
12 23 (6.30%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 23 (6.30%) Project Manager
12 23 (6.30%) Senior Programmer
13 22 (6.03%) Senior Java Programmer
14 21 (5.75%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (17.26%) HTML
2 61 (16.71%) CSS
3 53 (14.52%) J2EE
4 52 (14.25%) .NET
5 48 (13.15%) Ajax
6 43 (11.78%) Swing
7 32 (8.77%) Spring
8 29 (7.95%) ASP.NET
9 24 (6.58%) Hibernate
10 20 (5.48%) jQuery
11 18 (4.93%) Web Services
12 17 (4.66%) JPA
13 11 (3.01%) EJB
13 11 (3.01%) JavaBeans
14 10 (2.74%) Middleware
15 9 (2.47%) ASP.NET Web API
15 9 (2.47%) XML
16 7 (1.92%) ASP.NET MVC
16 7 (1.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 7 (1.92%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 211 (57.81%) Computer Science
2 33 (9.04%) Mathematics
3 30 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (4.93%) Driving Licence
5 14 (3.84%) Biology
5 14 (3.84%) Mobile App
5 14 (3.84%) Social Media
6 13 (3.56%) Management Information System
7 11 (3.01%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (2.19%) Cyberthreat
8 8 (2.19%) Life Science
8 8 (2.19%) User Experience
9 7 (1.92%) Embedded Systems
9 7 (1.92%) SWIFT
10 6 (1.64%) Biotechnology
10 6 (1.64%) Replication
11 5 (1.37%) Data Centre
11 5 (1.37%) Physics
11 5 (1.37%) Semantic Web
12 4 (1.10%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 42 (11.51%) Windows
2 35 (9.59%) Linux
3 17 (4.66%) Unix
4 13 (3.56%) Windows Server
5 12 (3.29%) Windows 7
6 6 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (1.64%) Windows XP
7 5 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (1.10%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.82%) Android
9 3 (0.82%) VxWorks
10 1 (0.27%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (20.55%) Software Engineering
2 70 (19.18%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (13.70%) Project Management
4 42 (11.51%) OO
4 42 (11.51%) SDLC
5 41 (11.23%) OOP
6 39 (10.68%) Workflow
7 38 (10.41%) MVC
8 36 (9.86%) E-Commerce
8 36 (9.86%) Open Source
9 30 (8.22%) Business Intelligence
10 26 (7.12%) Analytics
11 25 (6.85%) ETL
11 25 (6.85%) Stakeholder Management
11 25 (6.85%) Web Development
12 22 (6.03%) ITIL
12 22 (6.03%) Mentoring
12 22 (6.03%) Software Testing
12 22 (6.03%) Wealth Management
13 20 (5.48%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 112 (30.68%) Java
2 82 (22.47%) SQL
3 69 (18.90%) JavaScript
4 55 (15.07%) C#
5 41 (11.23%) PL/SQL
6 23 (6.30%) C++
7 20 (5.48%) Python
8 17 (4.66%) C
9 14 (3.84%) Perl
10 12 (3.29%) VB.NET
11 9 (2.47%) Embedded C
11 9 (2.47%) T-SQL
11 9 (2.47%) VBA
12 8 (2.19%) Embedded C++
13 5 (1.37%) Clojure
13 5 (1.37%) PHP
13 5 (1.37%) Scala
13 5 (1.37%) VB
14 4 (1.10%) Objective-C
14 4 (1.10%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 35 (9.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (3.01%) MCSE
3 10 (2.74%) CCNA
3 10 (2.74%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (2.74%) MCP
4 7 (1.92%) MCSA
4 7 (1.92%) MCSD
5 6 (1.64%) ISEB
5 6 (1.64%) ISTQB
5 6 (1.64%) PhD
6 5 (1.37%) HND
6 5 (1.37%) PMI Certification
7 4 (1.10%) CISSP
7 4 (1.10%) PMP
8 3 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (0.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.55%) CEH
9 2 (0.55%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.55%) MCITP
9 2 (0.55%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.93%) QA
2 6 (1.64%) SLA
3 2 (0.55%) COBIT
3 2 (0.55%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 2 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.55%) ISO27002
3 2 (0.55%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.27%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (4.11%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.82%) XenApp
4 2 (0.55%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (0.55%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.27%) Firmware
5 1 (0.27%) GPFS
5 1 (0.27%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.27%) NFS
5 1 (0.27%) vCloud
5 1 (0.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (1.10%) HP SiteScope
2 2 (0.55%) Nessus
2 2 (0.55%) Nexpose
2 2 (0.55%) Puppet
2 2 (0.55%) QRadar
2 2 (0.55%) SCCM
2 2 (0.55%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (0.27%) Ansible
3 1 (0.27%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.27%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.27%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (0.27%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 76 (20.82%) Microsoft
2 64 (17.53%) Oracle
3 23 (6.30%) Tableau
4 22 (6.03%) HP
5 16 (4.38%) Citrix
6 9 (2.47%) TIBCO
7 7 (1.92%) Cisco
7 7 (1.92%) VMware
8 5 (1.37%) IBM
8 5 (1.37%) NetApp
9 4 (1.10%) Progress
9 4 (1.10%) Red Hat
9 4 (1.10%) SolarWinds
9 4 (1.10%) Symantec
10 3 (0.82%) EMC
10 3 (0.82%) Google
11 2 (0.55%) ArcSight
11 2 (0.55%) SAP
12 1 (0.27%) BroadSoft
12 1 (0.27%) F5
Chelmsford, Essex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £26,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum Benefits package (Including Bonus)
Posted: Yesterday
Chelmsford, Essex
Vadis People
Salary: Up to £36,000 + Good Bens Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k - 50k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45-55k + Excellent Bens inc. Pension, Laptop, Life Assurance + more!
Posted: 3 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20k-25k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £1 - £40000 per annum + bonus, car, full benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-55k plus 5% pension, Medical insurance, Health insurance +25 day
Posted: 5 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Oscar
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
Searchability
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
W H Marriage Sons Ltd
Salary: Competative Salary
Posted: 9 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Agentis Solution
Salary: From £22,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Southend-On-Sea
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Essex
Oho Group
Salary: £20k - 25k per year
Posted: 12 days ago
Colchester
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £17,000 & Company Bonus Scheme
Posted: 12 days ago
Southend-On-Sea
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Essex
Churchill Frank International
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 20 days ago
Essex
Churchill Frank International
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 23 days ago
Essex
Churchill Frank International
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Essex
Churchill Frank International
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Essex
Churchill Frank International
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Essex
Vivid Resourcing
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + BENEFITS
Posted: 26 days ago