The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT jobs advertised for the Fife region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 12 1 7
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +6
Permanent jobs citing Degree 4 32 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 7.14% 47.06% 35.85%
As % of the Qualifications category 18.18% 76.19% 86.36%
Number of salaries quoted 4 14 13
Average salary £26,750 £42,750 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.42% +11.03%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
Degree
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Fife region.

Qualifications Category
Fife
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
22 42 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 39.29% 61.76% 41.51%
Number of salaries quoted 21 16 16
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,150 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,926 £38,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Degree across the Fife region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

Degree
Salary Trend in Fife

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Degree across the Fife region.

Degree Salary Trend in Fife

Degree
Salary Histogram in Fife

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Degree across the Fife region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

Degree Salary Histogram in Fife

Degree
Job Locations in Fife

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Fife region over the 3 months to 28 January 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
Glenrothes 0 1 £23,500 -
Dunfermline -4 1 £55,000 +27.90%
Degree
Scotland

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Fife 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 6 (46.15%) HND
2 5 (38.46%) PHP
2 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Marketing
3 4 (30.77%) MVC
3 4 (30.77%) SEO
3 4 (30.77%) LAMP
3 4 (30.77%) Linux
3 4 (30.77%) OOP
3 4 (30.77%) OO
3 4 (30.77%) Flash
3 4 (30.77%) XHTML
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 4 (30.77%) MySQL
3 4 (30.77%) HTML
3 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 4 (30.77%) CSS
3 4 (30.77%) SOAP
3 4 (30.77%) XML
3 4 (30.77%) REST
4 3 (23.08%) C++
4 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
4 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
4 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
5 2 (15.38%) Windows CE
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (15.38%) Blackberry
5 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
5 2 (15.38%) Android
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Fife 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 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 2 (15.38%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
General
1 5 (38.46%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) PHP Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Support Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Support Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Graduate
4 2 (15.38%) Applications Support
4 2 (15.38%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Applications Support Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) IT Support
5 1 (7.69%) Junior Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Product Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Graduate Software Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Junior
5 1 (7.69%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) HTML
1 4 (30.77%) CSS
1 4 (30.77%) SOAP
1 4 (30.77%) XML
1 4 (30.77%) Flash
1 4 (30.77%) XHTML
1 4 (30.77%) LAMP
1 4 (30.77%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (7.69%) iPhone
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Linux
3 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
3 2 (15.38%) Windows CE
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (15.38%) Android
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (15.38%) Apple iOS
4 1 (7.69%) UNIX
4 1 (7.69%) Solaris
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) OOP
1 4 (30.77%) OO
1 4 (30.77%) MVC
1 4 (30.77%) SEO
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (7.69%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) PHP
2 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 3 (23.08%) C++
4 2 (15.38%) C
5 1 (7.69%) C#
5 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) HND
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) A+ Certification
2 1 (7.69%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) HP
2 1 (7.69%) CommVault
2 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
2 1 (7.69%) LANDesk
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco