The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 30 14 24
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +10
Permanent jobs citing Degree 22 110 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 5.77% 19.86% 10.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 33.33% 58.20% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 21 73 34
Average salary £27,500 £38,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.63% +12.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,155 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
Degree
Leicestershire

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

Qualifications Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
66 189 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 17.32% 34.12% 27.99%
Number of salaries quoted 51 144 90
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Degree
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Degree Salary Trend in Leicester

Degree
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Degree across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Degree Salary Histogram in Leicester

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 25 (35.21%) Finance
2 18 (25.35%) PRINCE2
3 16 (22.54%) SQL Server
4 15 (21.13%) Windows
5 14 (19.72%) Business Analysis
6 13 (18.31%) Disaster Recovery
6 13 (18.31%) SQL
7 12 (16.90%) Project Management
8 10 (14.08%) HTML
8 10 (14.08%) Information Security
9 9 (12.68%) CISM
9 9 (12.68%) CSS
9 9 (12.68%) UNIX
9 9 (12.68%) CISSP
9 9 (12.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 9 (12.68%) PCI DSS
10 8 (11.27%) C#
10 8 (11.27%) Business Continuity
11 7 (9.86%) .NET
11 7 (9.86%) ITIL
11 7 (9.86%) Configuration Management
11 7 (9.86%) Data Protection
11 7 (9.86%) SQL Server 2008
11 7 (9.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 6 (8.45%) jQuery
12 6 (8.45%) BS25999
12 6 (8.45%) Computer Science
12 6 (8.45%) Risk Analysis
12 6 (8.45%) Information Assurance
12 6 (8.45%) Windows Server 2008

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 (4.23%) IIS
1 3 (4.23%) CMS
2 2 (2.82%) WordPress
2 2 (2.82%) NetWeaver
3 1 (1.41%) Apache
3 1 (1.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (4.23%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.41%) Simulink
2 1 (1.41%) Maya
2 1 (1.41%) 3ds Max
2 1 (1.41%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.41%) VoIP
1 1 (1.41%) Ethernet
1 1 (1.41%) Internet
1 1 (1.41%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (22.54%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 7 (9.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.23%) MySQL
4 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.41%) Informix
5 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (4.23%) Subversion
1 3 (4.23%) MSTest
2 1 (1.41%) NUnit
General
1 25 (35.21%) Finance
2 4 (5.63%) Aerospace
3 3 (4.23%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.41%) Marketing
4 1 (1.41%) Law
4 1 (1.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (30.99%) Analyst
2 9 (12.68%) Business Analyst
3 8 (11.27%) Developer
4 7 (9.86%) 1st Line Support
4 7 (9.86%) Support Engineer
5 6 (8.45%) Systems Support
5 6 (8.45%) Support Analyst
5 6 (8.45%) Process Analyst
5 6 (8.45%) Systems Engineer
5 6 (8.45%) Business Process Analyst
5 6 (8.45%) Systems Support Engineer
5 6 (8.45%) Financial Business Analyst
5 6 (8.45%) Solutions Analyst
5 6 (8.45%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 5 (7.04%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 5 (7.04%) Security Manager
6 5 (7.04%) Information Manager
6 5 (7.04%) Information Security Manager
7 4 (5.63%) Head of IT
7 4 (5.63%) Customer Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.08%) HTML
2 9 (12.68%) CSS
3 7 (9.86%) .NET
4 6 (8.45%) XML
4 6 (8.45%) jQuery
5 4 (5.63%) Ajax
6 3 (4.23%) .NET Framework
6 3 (4.23%) JSON
6 3 (4.23%) Web Services
6 3 (4.23%) HTML5
6 3 (4.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 3 (4.23%) XSLT
6 3 (4.23%) ASP.NET
6 3 (4.23%) LINQ
7 1 (1.41%) CGI
7 1 (1.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (1.41%) Classic ASP
7 1 (1.41%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.45%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.04%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.63%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.23%) Life Science
4 3 (4.23%) Informatics
5 2 (2.82%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.41%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.41%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 15 (21.13%) Windows
2 9 (12.68%) UNIX
3 6 (8.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.82%) Linux
5 1 (1.41%) Android
5 1 (1.41%) CentOS
5 1 (1.41%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.41%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (25.35%) PRINCE2
2 14 (19.72%) Business Analysis
3 13 (18.31%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (16.90%) Project Management
5 10 (14.08%) Information Security
6 8 (11.27%) Business Continuity
7 7 (9.86%) ITIL
7 7 (9.86%) Configuration Management
7 7 (9.86%) Data Protection
8 6 (8.45%) Information Assurance
8 6 (8.45%) Network Architecture
8 6 (8.45%) Service Management
8 6 (8.45%) Risk Analysis
9 5 (7.04%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (5.63%) Business Development
10 4 (5.63%) Strategic Planning
10 4 (5.63%) Waterfall
10 4 (5.63%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (5.63%) Analytics
11 3 (4.23%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 13 (18.31%) SQL
2 8 (11.27%) C#
3 5 (7.04%) JavaScript
4 3 (4.23%) C++
4 3 (4.23%) PHP
5 2 (2.82%) Python
5 2 (2.82%) MATLAB
5 2 (2.82%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.82%) Perl
6 1 (1.41%) Java
6 1 (1.41%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.41%) VBScript
6 1 (1.41%) VB
6 1 (1.41%) Tcl
6 1 (1.41%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (12.68%) CISSP
1 9 (12.68%) CISM
2 4 (5.63%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.23%) DV Cleared
3 3 (4.23%) CISA
4 1 (1.41%) MCSE
4 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.41%) MySQL Certification
4 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Certified Master
4 1 (1.41%) MCSM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 9 (12.68%) PCI DSS
2 6 (8.45%) BS25999
System Software
1 1 (1.41%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.41%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 5 (7.04%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.63%) SAP
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle
3 1 (1.41%) Adobe
3 1 (1.41%) Autodesk
3 1 (1.41%) Google
3 1 (1.41%) Planview
3 1 (1.41%) Zend
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