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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 9 15 20
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +5
Permanent jobs citing Degree 55 29 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 15.67% 12.45% 10.62%
As % of the Qualifications category 57.29% 42.03% 43.66%
Number of salaries quoted 47 23 29
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
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
96 69 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 27.35% 29.61% 24.32%
Number of salaries quoted 87 56 65
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £33,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 1 September 2015.

Degree Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 52 (40.63%) Computer Science
2 51 (39.84%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (28.91%) C#
4 36 (28.13%) .NET
5 32 (25.00%) Finance
6 31 (24.22%) JavaScript
7 28 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
8 27 (21.09%) HTML
9 26 (20.31%) SQL Server
10 25 (19.53%) CSS
11 24 (18.75%) Microsoft
11 24 (18.75%) Analytics
12 21 (16.41%) Waterfall
12 21 (16.41%) Telecoms
13 19 (14.84%) Business Intelligence
13 19 (14.84%) SQL
14 18 (14.06%) Data Warehouse
15 16 (12.50%) ASP.NET
15 16 (12.50%) MVC
15 16 (12.50%) Mathematics
16 15 (11.72%) SDLC
16 15 (11.72%) HND
16 15 (11.72%) Java
16 15 (11.72%) OO
16 15 (11.72%) MS Excel
17 14 (10.94%) .NET Framework
18 13 (10.16%) Marketing
18 13 (10.16%) jQuery
19 12 (9.38%) Business Analysis
19 12 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 (2.34%) JBoss
2 2 (1.56%) IIS
3 1 (0.78%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.78%) Drupal
Applications
1 15 (11.72%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.47%) MS Office
3 4 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.56%) SaaS
2 1 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.25%) TCP/IP
1 8 (6.25%) DSL
2 7 (5.47%) Network Security
3 5 (3.91%) DWDM
3 5 (3.91%) Broadband
4 3 (2.34%) VDSL
5 2 (1.56%) SSH
5 2 (1.56%) Firewall
5 2 (1.56%) SMTP
5 2 (1.56%) HTTP
5 2 (1.56%) VPN
5 2 (1.56%) DNS
5 2 (1.56%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (20.31%) SQL Server
2 18 (14.06%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (8.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (8.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (7.03%) Relational Database
5 6 (4.69%) RDBMS
5 6 (4.69%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (2.34%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.56%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.78%) Big Data
9 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.78%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (0.78%) Pentaho
9 1 (0.78%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.78%) MySQL
9 1 (0.78%) Jackrabbit
9 1 (0.78%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.78%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 3 (2.34%) Subversion
2 2 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.78%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.78%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 32 (25.00%) Finance
2 21 (16.41%) Telecoms
3 13 (10.16%) Marketing
4 8 (6.25%) Games
5 4 (3.13%) Legal
6 2 (1.56%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.78%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 36 (28.13%) Developer
2 33 (25.78%) Analyst
3 25 (19.53%) Business Analyst
4 14 (10.94%) Junior
4 14 (10.94%) Graduate
5 12 (9.38%) .NET Developer
5 12 (9.38%) C# Developer
6 11 (8.59%) Junior Developer
7 10 (7.81%) Administrator
7 10 (7.81%) Systems Administrator
8 9 (7.03%) C# .NET Developer
9 8 (6.25%) Senior Manager
9 8 (6.25%) Senior Developer
10 7 (5.47%) Network Security Engineer
10 7 (5.47%) Network Engineer
10 7 (5.47%) Project Manager
10 7 (5.47%) Security Engineer
10 7 (5.47%) Graduate Developer
10 7 (5.47%) Cyber Security Engineer
11 6 (4.69%) Marketing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (28.13%) .NET
2 27 (21.09%) HTML
3 25 (19.53%) CSS
4 16 (12.50%) ASP.NET
5 14 (10.94%) .NET Framework
6 13 (10.16%) jQuery
7 10 (7.81%) Entity Framework
7 10 (7.81%) Kendo UI
8 8 (6.25%) HTML5
9 7 (5.47%) WebGL
9 7 (5.47%) HTML5 Canvas
9 7 (5.47%) CSS3
9 7 (5.47%) WebSockets
9 7 (5.47%) WebKit
10 4 (3.13%) Hibernate
10 4 (3.13%) Spring
11 3 (2.34%) J2EE
11 3 (2.34%) XML
11 3 (2.34%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (1.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 52 (40.63%) Computer Science
2 28 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (12.50%) Mathematics
4 10 (7.81%) N-Tier
5 6 (4.69%) Social Media
6 4 (3.13%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.34%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 3 (2.34%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.34%) User Experience
8 1 (0.78%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.78%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.78%) VHDL
8 1 (0.78%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.69%) Apple iOS
2 5 (3.91%) Linux
3 2 (1.56%) Windows
4 1 (0.78%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (39.84%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (18.75%) Analytics
3 21 (16.41%) Waterfall
4 19 (14.84%) Business Intelligence
5 16 (12.50%) MVC
6 15 (11.72%) OO
6 15 (11.72%) SDLC
7 12 (9.38%) Business Analysis
7 12 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
8 11 (8.59%) Risk Management
9 10 (7.81%) Project Management
9 10 (7.81%) SOA
9 10 (7.81%) Unit Testing
10 9 (7.03%) Time Management
10 9 (7.03%) Cyber Security
11 8 (6.25%) Web Development
12 7 (5.47%) Penetration Testing
12 7 (5.47%) Software Engineering
12 7 (5.47%) Information Security
12 7 (5.47%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 37 (28.91%) C#
2 31 (24.22%) JavaScript
3 19 (14.84%) SQL
4 15 (11.72%) Java
5 12 (9.38%) VB.NET
6 11 (8.59%) C++
7 6 (4.69%) Objective-C
8 5 (3.91%) Apple Swift
9 4 (3.13%) PHP
10 3 (2.34%) C
10 3 (2.34%) VB
11 2 (1.56%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.56%) Python
12 1 (0.78%) Ruby
12 1 (0.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (11.72%) HND
2 7 (5.47%) CISSP
3 2 (1.56%) Sun Certification
3 2 (1.56%) CISA
3 2 (1.56%) CISM
3 2 (1.56%) CRISC
4 1 (0.78%) GIAC
4 1 (0.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.25%) QA
2 5 (3.91%) ISO 9000
2 5 (3.91%) ISO 9001
2 5 (3.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (1.56%) NFS
Vendors
1 24 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.91%) Oracle
3 3 (2.34%) Cisco
3 3 (2.34%) HP
4 2 (1.56%) Planview
4 2 (1.56%) Atmel