The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 7 19 20
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +1
Permanent jobs citing Degree 11 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 13.75% 7.61% 2.08%
As % of the Qualifications category 39.29% 43.75% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 1
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -27.77%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
Degree
West Sussex

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

Qualifications Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
28 16 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 35.00% 17.39% 22.92%
Number of salaries quoted 26 15 20
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

Degree
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

Degree Salary Trend in Gatwick

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 7 (38.89%) Risk Management
2 5 (27.78%) Project Management
2 5 (27.78%) Information Security
2 5 (27.78%) Change Management
2 5 (27.78%) Security Management
2 5 (27.78%) Requirements Analysis
2 5 (27.78%) Computer Science
2 5 (27.78%) Data Protection
2 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (22.22%) SQL
3 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 4 (22.22%) Linux
4 3 (16.67%) PHP
4 3 (16.67%) CSS
4 3 (16.67%) Apache
4 3 (16.67%) HTML
4 3 (16.67%) Back Office
4 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (16.67%) VCP4
4 3 (16.67%) BDD
4 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (16.67%) TDD
4 3 (16.67%) Subversion
4 3 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 2 (11.11%) GIS
5 2 (11.11%) Statistical Analysis
5 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
5 2 (11.11%) Strategic Planning

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 (16.67%) Apache
2 2 (11.11%) nginx
3 1 (5.56%) Apache Solr
3 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) DHCP
1 2 (11.11%) DNS
2 1 (5.56%) Wireless
2 1 (5.56%) PABX
2 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) QlikView
3 1 (5.56%) MySQL
3 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Subversion
2 2 (11.11%) Behat
2 2 (11.11%) PHPUnit
3 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
3 1 (5.56%) Calabash
3 1 (5.56%) LoadUI
3 1 (5.56%) Appium
3 1 (5.56%) JIRA
3 1 (5.56%) Selenium
3 1 (5.56%) WebLOAD
3 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.56%) WebDriver
3 1 (5.56%) Ant
3 1 (5.56%) JUnit
3 1 (5.56%) Eclipse
3 1 (5.56%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (5.56%) LoadRunner
3 1 (5.56%) Rational Robot
3 1 (5.56%) JMeter
3 1 (5.56%) NUnit
General
1 3 (16.67%) Back Office
2 2 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Business Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Information Security Officer
2 5 (27.78%) Security Officer
3 3 (16.67%) Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Trainer
4 2 (11.11%) IT Trainer
4 2 (11.11%) PHP Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior PHP Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.56%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Test Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) HTML
1 3 (16.67%) CSS
2 2 (11.11%) jQuery
2 2 (11.11%) REST
2 2 (11.11%) Web Services
3 1 (5.56%) XML
3 1 (5.56%) XSLT
3 1 (5.56%) XHTML
3 1 (5.56%) Hibernate
3 1 (5.56%) Spring
3 1 (5.56%) JSF
3 1 (5.56%) Velocity
3 1 (5.56%) JSP
3 1 (5.56%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Computer Science
1 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) GIS
2 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) UNIX
3 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Risk Management
2 5 (27.78%) Information Security
2 5 (27.78%) Project Management
2 5 (27.78%) Change Management
2 5 (27.78%) Security Management
2 5 (27.78%) Requirements Analysis
2 5 (27.78%) Data Protection
3 3 (16.67%) BDD
3 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (16.67%) TDD
4 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) Strategic Planning
4 2 (11.11%) MVC
4 2 (11.11%) Statistical Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) OO
4 2 (11.11%) ERP
4 2 (11.11%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) SQL
2 3 (16.67%) PHP
3 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
3 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.56%) Perl
4 1 (5.56%) C
4 1 (5.56%) C++
4 1 (5.56%) Java
4 1 (5.56%) Python
4 1 (5.56%) Tcl
4 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.56%) HQL
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) VCP4
2 2 (11.11%) ISEB
2 2 (11.11%) MBA
2 2 (11.11%) ISTQB
3 1 (5.56%) CSQA
3 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (5.56%) MCITP
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.56%) HNC
3 1 (5.56%) HND
3 1 (5.56%) MCSE
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Citrix
2 1 (5.56%) VMware
2 1 (5.56%) Endeca
2 1 (5.56%) hybris