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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 19 14 10
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Permanent jobs citing Degree 45 61 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 9.59% 16.35% 21.06%
As % of the Qualifications category 42.86% 67.03% 58.28%
Number of salaries quoted 40 51 65
Average salary £43,401 £32,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.54% +3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.31% +1.33%
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
105 91 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 22.39% 24.40% 36.14%
Number of salaries quoted 89 76 126
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £51,350
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 August 2014.

Degree Salary Histogram in Leicester

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 33 (31.43%) Finance
2 24 (22.86%) PRINCE2
3 23 (21.90%) C++
4 22 (20.95%) Windows
5 20 (19.05%) MS Office
6 19 (18.10%) C#
6 19 (18.10%) Statistical Analysis
6 19 (18.10%) Mathematics
6 19 (18.10%) Customer Segmentation
7 16 (15.24%) SQL Server
7 16 (15.24%) Microsoft
8 15 (14.29%) ITIL
8 15 (14.29%) SQL
8 15 (14.29%) Software Testing
8 15 (14.29%) Software Engineering
9 14 (13.33%) Automated Testing
10 13 (12.38%) C
10 13 (12.38%) Visual Studio
11 12 (11.43%) .NET
11 12 (11.43%) Python
11 12 (11.43%) Service Management
12 11 (10.48%) HTML
12 11 (10.48%) JavaScript
12 11 (10.48%) CSS
12 11 (10.48%) Business Analysis
13 10 (9.52%) Firmware
14 9 (8.57%) Configuration Management
14 9 (8.57%) Regression Testing
14 9 (8.57%) Aerospace
14 9 (8.57%) VHDL

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 4 (3.81%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.86%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.90%) WordPress
4 1 (0.95%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.95%) Lync
4 1 (0.95%) IIS
4 1 (0.95%) Site Server
4 1 (0.95%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 20 (19.05%) MS Office
2 4 (3.81%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.95%) Simulink
3 1 (0.95%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.95%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.95%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.86%) Internet
2 2 (1.90%) LAN
3 1 (0.95%) WLAN
3 1 (0.95%) WAN
3 1 (0.95%) DHCP
3 1 (0.95%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.95%) VPN
3 1 (0.95%) DNS
3 1 (0.95%) BGP
3 1 (0.95%) Firewall
3 1 (0.95%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.95%) Wireless
3 1 (0.95%) PABX
3 1 (0.95%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (15.24%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (5.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (3.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 4 (3.81%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (3.81%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (2.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (12.38%) Visual Studio
2 7 (6.67%) NUnit
2 7 (6.67%) JIRA
3 3 (2.86%) Subversion
4 2 (1.90%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.95%) MSTest
5 1 (0.95%) MSBuild
5 1 (0.95%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.95%) CruiseControl
5 1 (0.95%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.95%) LabVIEW
5 1 (0.95%) Git (software)
General
1 33 (31.43%) Finance
2 9 (8.57%) Aerospace
3 6 (5.71%) Electronics
4 2 (1.90%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.90%) Retail
4 2 (1.90%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 35 (33.33%) Analyst
2 23 (21.90%) Developer
3 19 (18.10%) Software Engineer
4 10 (9.52%) Senior Software Engineer
5 9 (8.57%) Test Engineer
6 8 (7.62%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 8 (7.62%) Software Test Engineer
6 8 (7.62%) Solutions Analyst
7 6 (5.71%) Change and Release Manager
7 6 (5.71%) Release Manager
7 6 (5.71%) Change Manager
8 5 (4.76%) Administrator
8 5 (4.76%) Java Developer
8 5 (4.76%) Graduate
9 4 (3.81%) Business Analyst
9 4 (3.81%) Web Developer
9 4 (3.81%) Systems Support
9 4 (3.81%) Systems Engineer
9 4 (3.81%) DBA
9 4 (3.81%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.43%) .NET
2 11 (10.48%) CSS
2 11 (10.48%) HTML
3 9 (8.57%) MFC
4 7 (6.67%) ASP.NET
5 5 (4.76%) HTML5
6 4 (3.81%) jQuery
6 4 (3.81%) J2EE
6 4 (3.81%) J2SE
6 4 (3.81%) Hibernate
6 4 (3.81%) Spring
7 3 (2.86%) Ajax
8 2 (1.90%) Web Services
8 2 (1.90%) XML
8 2 (1.90%) XSLT
8 2 (1.90%) CSS3
9 1 (0.95%) Direct3D
9 1 (0.95%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 1 (0.95%) REST
9 1 (0.95%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 19 (18.10%) Mathematics
2 10 (9.52%) Firmware
3 9 (8.57%) VHDL
3 9 (8.57%) Computer Science
4 8 (7.62%) Device Driver
5 7 (6.67%) Management Information System
6 6 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.90%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (0.95%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.95%) Learning Management System
8 1 (0.95%) Social Media
8 1 (0.95%) NHS
8 1 (0.95%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.95%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.95%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 22 (20.95%) Windows
2 4 (3.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.95%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.95%) Linux
3 1 (0.95%) Android
3 1 (0.95%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (22.86%) PRINCE2
2 19 (18.10%) Statistical Analysis
2 19 (18.10%) Customer Segmentation
3 15 (14.29%) Software Testing
3 15 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 15 (14.29%) ITIL
4 14 (13.33%) Automated Testing
5 12 (11.43%) Service Management
6 11 (10.48%) Business Analysis
7 9 (8.57%) Regression Testing
7 9 (8.57%) Configuration Management
7 9 (8.57%) Integration Testing
7 9 (8.57%) Time Management
8 8 (7.62%) Project Management
8 8 (7.62%) Change Management
8 8 (7.62%) OO
9 7 (6.67%) Service Delivery
9 7 (6.67%) Validation
9 7 (6.67%) Release Management
10 6 (5.71%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 23 (21.90%) C++
2 19 (18.10%) C#
3 15 (14.29%) SQL
4 13 (12.38%) C
5 12 (11.43%) Python
6 11 (10.48%) JavaScript
7 7 (6.67%) T-SQL
8 6 (5.71%) Java
9 4 (3.81%) MATLAB
10 3 (2.86%) PHP
10 3 (2.86%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.90%) VBScript
11 2 (1.90%) VB
11 2 (1.90%) Perl
11 2 (1.90%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.90%) Tcl
12 1 (0.95%) Delphi
12 1 (0.95%) VBA
12 1 (0.95%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 9 (8.57%) ISEB
2 6 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (3.81%) Microsoft Certified Master
3 4 (3.81%) MCSM
3 4 (3.81%) MCSE
4 3 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.90%) CCNA
5 2 (1.90%) CISSP
5 2 (1.90%) MCSD
5 2 (1.90%) HNC
5 2 (1.90%) HND
5 2 (1.90%) CISM
6 1 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.95%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.95%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.95%) CISA
6 1 (0.95%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (1.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (1.90%) COBIT
1 2 (1.90%) QA
1 2 (1.90%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.95%) BS25999
System Software
1 1 (0.95%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.95%) XenApp
1 1 (0.95%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 16 (15.24%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.67%) Perforce
3 4 (3.81%) SAP
4 3 (2.86%) Oracle
5 1 (0.95%) Siebel
5 1 (0.95%) Telerik
5 1 (0.95%) Xilinx
5 1 (0.95%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.95%) Planview
5 1 (0.95%) EMC
5 1 (0.95%) Citrix
5 1 (0.95%) Salesforce.com
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