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

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 4 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Degree 5 9 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Home Counties 19.23% 27.27% 31.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 100.00% 47.37% 63.64%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 6
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £82,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
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
5 19 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Home Counties 19.23% 57.58% 48.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4 15 13
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Degree across the Home Counties region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in the Home Counties

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Degree across the Home Counties region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Degree Salary Histogram in the Home Counties

Degree
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the Home Counties

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Home Counties 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 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) GIS
3 3 (42.86%) C#
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) .NET
3 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
3 3 (42.86%) WPF
3 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (42.86%) Data Analytics
3 3 (42.86%) Analytics
4 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
4 2 (28.57%) Software Asset Management
4 2 (28.57%) Time Management
4 2 (28.57%) Legal
4 2 (28.57%) Asset Management
4 2 (28.57%) SAP
4 2 (28.57%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Electronics
5 1 (14.29%) Automotive
5 1 (14.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (14.29%) VHDL
5 1 (14.29%) FlexRay

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in the Home Counties by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Home Counties 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.

Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) FlexRay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) GIS
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (28.57%) Legal
2 1 (14.29%) Automotive
2 1 (14.29%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) .NET Applications Developer
1 3 (42.86%) .NET Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Applications Developer
1 3 (42.86%) C# .NET Developer
1 3 (42.86%) C# Application Developer
1 3 (42.86%) C# Developer
1 3 (42.86%) C# WPF Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 3 (42.86%) WPF Developer
2 1 (14.29%) FPGA Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) IT Recruitment Resourcer
2 1 (14.29%) IT Resourcer
2 1 (14.29%) Recruitment Resourcer
2 1 (14.29%) Resourcer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Electronics Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior FPGA Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Hardware Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior VHDL Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) VHDL Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
1 3 (42.86%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 1 (14.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (14.29%) VHDL
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Analytics
1 3 (42.86%) Data Analytics
2 2 (28.57%) Asset Management
2 2 (28.57%) GAP Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Software Asset Management
2 2 (28.57%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C#
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) SAP