The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT jobs advertised for the Home Counties region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 11 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 12 7 6
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Permanent jobs citing Degree 4 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Home Counties 11.76% 9.09% 13.04%
As % of the Qualifications category 66.67% 60.00% 21.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
Median salary £55,000 - £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Degree
South East

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

Qualifications Category
Home Counties
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
6 5 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Home Counties 17.65% 15.15% 60.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 11
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -2.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £107,500 £77,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

The demand trend of job ads across the Home Counties region citing Degree as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

Degree
Salary Trend in the Home Counties

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

Degree Salary Trend in the Home Counties

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Home Counties

For the 6 months to 11 December 2016, IT jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Home Counties region with a requirement for Degree.

1 5 (41.67%) Cisco
1 5 (41.67%) CCNP
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (33.33%) QA
2 4 (33.33%) Release Management
2 4 (33.33%) Alfresco
2 4 (33.33%) Product Management
2 4 (33.33%) HTML5
2 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (33.33%) Issue Tracking
2 4 (33.33%) Presales
2 4 (33.33%) Service Design
2 4 (33.33%) CMS
2 4 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
2 4 (33.33%) Business Development
2 4 (33.33%) Project Management
2 4 (33.33%) CCNA
2 4 (33.33%) HTML
2 4 (33.33%) Java
2 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) CSS
2 4 (33.33%) Web Services
2 4 (33.33%) XML
2 4 (33.33%) ITIL
3 3 (25.00%) CISSP
3 3 (25.00%) Firewall
3 3 (25.00%) Management Information System

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in the Home Counties by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (33.33%) Alfresco
1 4 (33.33%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) Software-Defined Networking
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Consultant
2 4 (33.33%) Architect
2 4 (33.33%) Cloud Consultant
2 4 (33.33%) IT Consultant
2 4 (33.33%) Java Architect
2 4 (33.33%) Java Solutions Architect
2 4 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (33.33%) Solutions Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) Head of Cybersecurity
3 3 (25.00%) Head of IT
3 3 (25.00%) Head of IT Security
3 3 (25.00%) Head of Security
4 1 (8.33%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) CSS
1 4 (33.33%) HTML
1 4 (33.33%) HTML5
1 4 (33.33%) Web Services
1 4 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Business Development
1 4 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (33.33%) Issue Tracking
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL
1 4 (33.33%) Presales
1 4 (33.33%) Product Management
1 4 (33.33%) Project Management
1 4 (33.33%) Release Management
1 4 (33.33%) Service Design
1 4 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
2 3 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (25.00%) Information Security
2 3 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Process Improvement
2 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (25.00%) SIEM
2 3 (25.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Java
1 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) CCNP
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (33.33%) CCNA
3 3 (25.00%) CISM
3 3 (25.00%) CISSP
4 1 (8.33%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) QA
2 3 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (25.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco
2 1 (8.33%) Juniper
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft