The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 17 4 28
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +24
Permanent jobs citing Degree 36 83 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 12.63% 24.78% 10.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 52.94% 68.03% 48.15%
Number of salaries quoted 18 73 30
Average salary £31,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,600 £50,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Degree
Suffolk

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

Qualifications Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
68 122 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 23.86% 36.42% 21.83%
Number of salaries quoted 47 111 68
Average salary £37,000 £42,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.90% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,650 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,900 £46,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Degree
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Degree Salary Trend in Ipswich

Degree
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Degree across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Degree Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 28 (42.42%) Telecoms
2 18 (27.27%) Computer Science
3 17 (25.76%) Line Management
3 17 (25.76%) Java
3 17 (25.76%) ISO 9000
3 17 (25.76%) ISO 9001
3 17 (25.76%) DWDM
3 17 (25.76%) DSL
4 15 (22.73%) C++
4 15 (22.73%) Validation
5 14 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (16.67%) Cyber Security
6 11 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 11 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (15.15%) SQL
8 9 (13.64%) JavaScript
8 9 (13.64%) C#
9 8 (12.12%) .NET
9 8 (12.12%) Microsoft
10 7 (10.61%) HTML
10 7 (10.61%) HND
10 7 (10.61%) Games
11 6 (9.09%) Project Management
12 5 (7.58%) CSS
12 5 (7.58%) XML
12 5 (7.58%) Windows
12 5 (7.58%) OO
12 5 (7.58%) C
12 5 (7.58%) PHP
12 5 (7.58%) Subversion

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 (4.55%) IIS
1 3 (4.55%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.03%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (1.52%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 4 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.55%) MS Office
3 2 (3.03%) PowerPivot
4 1 (1.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) SAP FI
1 1 (1.52%) SAP CO
1 1 (1.52%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (25.76%) DWDM
1 17 (25.76%) DSL
2 2 (3.03%) 3G
2 2 (3.03%) Broadband
2 2 (3.03%) Kerberos
2 2 (3.03%) DNS
2 2 (3.03%) Firewall
2 2 (3.03%) Wireless
2 2 (3.03%) 2G
2 2 (3.03%) Wireshark
2 2 (3.03%) LTE
3 1 (1.52%) 4G
3 1 (1.52%) Multicast
3 1 (1.52%) Internet
3 1 (1.52%) HTTP
3 1 (1.52%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.06%) MySQL
1 4 (6.06%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (3.03%) PerformancePoint
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.52%) OLTP
3 1 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (7.58%) Subversion
2 2 (3.03%) Maven
2 2 (3.03%) JIRA
2 2 (3.03%) Selenium
2 2 (3.03%) Ant
2 2 (3.03%) Bugzilla
3 1 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.52%) PHPUnit
3 1 (1.52%) Grunt
General
1 28 (42.42%) Telecoms
2 7 (10.61%) Games
3 5 (7.58%) Finance
4 3 (4.55%) Electronics
5 2 (3.03%) Marketing
6 1 (1.52%) Dutch Language
6 1 (1.52%) German Language
6 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.52%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 23 (34.85%) Developer
2 17 (25.76%) Document Manager
3 11 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 10 (15.15%) Analyst
5 9 (13.64%) C++ Developer
5 9 (13.64%) C++/Java Developer
6 6 (9.09%) Author
6 6 (9.09%) Technical Author
6 6 (9.09%) Software Engineer
7 5 (7.58%) Junior
7 5 (7.58%) Web Developer
8 4 (6.06%) Graduate
8 4 (6.06%) .NET Developer
8 4 (6.06%) Support Engineer
9 3 (4.55%) Junior Developer
9 3 (4.55%) IT Support Engineer
9 3 (4.55%) Business Analyst
9 3 (4.55%) Senior Developer
9 3 (4.55%) Support Analyst
9 3 (4.55%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.12%) .NET
2 7 (10.61%) HTML
3 5 (7.58%) XML
3 5 (7.58%) CSS
4 4 (6.06%) jQuery
5 2 (3.03%) HTML5
5 2 (3.03%) Spring
5 2 (3.03%) .NET Framework
5 2 (3.03%) WCF
5 2 (3.03%) ASP.NET
5 2 (3.03%) XSLT
5 2 (3.03%) Web Services
5 2 (3.03%) Vaadin
5 2 (3.03%) WSH
6 1 (1.52%) XML Schema
6 1 (1.52%) LAMP
6 1 (1.52%) Sass
6 1 (1.52%) Kendo UI
6 1 (1.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 18 (27.27%) Computer Science
2 14 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.06%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.03%) Physics
4 2 (3.03%) MPEG
4 2 (3.03%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.03%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.52%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.52%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.52%) Replication
5 1 (1.52%) Clustering
5 1 (1.52%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.52%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.58%) Windows
2 1 (1.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (25.76%) Line Management
2 15 (22.73%) Validation
3 11 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 11 (16.67%) Cyber Security
4 6 (9.09%) Project Management
5 5 (7.58%) OO
6 4 (6.06%) MVC
6 4 (6.06%) TDD
6 4 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (4.55%) Load Balancing
7 3 (4.55%) Unit Testing
7 3 (4.55%) OOP
8 2 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (3.03%) Risk Management
8 2 (3.03%) Scrum
8 2 (3.03%) ERP
8 2 (3.03%) PRINCE2
8 2 (3.03%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (25.76%) Java
2 15 (22.73%) C++
3 10 (15.15%) SQL
4 9 (13.64%) JavaScript
4 9 (13.64%) C#
5 5 (7.58%) C
5 5 (7.58%) PHP
6 3 (4.55%) Ruby
7 1 (1.52%) Lua
7 1 (1.52%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.52%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.52%) ActionScript
7 1 (1.52%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (10.61%) HND
2 4 (6.06%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.55%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.03%) Chartered Engineer
5 1 (1.52%) ISEB
5 1 (1.52%) CISSP
5 1 (1.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (25.76%) ISO 9000
1 17 (25.76%) ISO 9001
2 2 (3.03%) QA
3 1 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (6.06%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.52%) Firmware
Vendors
1 8 (12.12%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.55%) Oracle
3 2 (3.03%) SAP
3 2 (3.03%) Progress
4 1 (1.52%) Citrix
4 1 (1.52%) BT