The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Leicester region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 22 18 11
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -7
Permanent jobs citing Degree 48 52 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 8.76% 14.17% 19.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 41.74% 53.61% 58.71%
Number of salaries quoted 45 35 57
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,400 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,128 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Qualifications Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
115 97 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 20.99% 26.43% 33.48%
Number of salaries quoted 102 72 112
Average salary £43,401 £35,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.25% -11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Degree
Leicestershire

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 July 2014.

Degree Salary Histogram in Leicester

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 48 (41.74%) Finance
2 40 (34.78%) MS Office
3 39 (33.91%) Statistical Analysis
3 39 (33.91%) Mathematics
3 39 (33.91%) Customer Segmentation
4 24 (20.87%) C++
5 21 (18.26%) Windows
6 18 (15.65%) PRINCE2
7 16 (13.91%) C#
7 16 (13.91%) Software Engineering
8 15 (13.04%) Software Testing
8 15 (13.04%) Microsoft
9 14 (12.17%) C
9 14 (12.17%) SQL
9 14 (12.17%) Automated Testing
10 13 (11.30%) Visual Studio
10 13 (11.30%) ITIL
10 13 (11.30%) Python
11 12 (10.43%) SQL Server
12 10 (8.70%) HTML
12 10 (8.70%) JavaScript
12 10 (8.70%) Firmware
12 10 (8.70%) Configuration Management
12 10 (8.70%) Aerospace
12 10 (8.70%) Service Management
13 9 (7.83%) Integration Testing
13 9 (7.83%) Time Management
13 9 (7.83%) Regression Testing
13 9 (7.83%) VHDL
13 9 (7.83%) Project Management

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (3.48%) Tomcat
2 3 (2.61%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.87%) Site Server
3 1 (0.87%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (0.87%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.87%) Lync
Applications
1 40 (34.78%) MS Office
2 2 (1.74%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.74%) Simulink
3 1 (0.87%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.87%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.61%) Internet
2 2 (1.74%) LAN
3 1 (0.87%) WLAN
3 1 (0.87%) WAN
3 1 (0.87%) DHCP
3 1 (0.87%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.87%) VPN
3 1 (0.87%) DNS
3 1 (0.87%) BGP
3 1 (0.87%) Firewall
3 1 (0.87%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.87%) Wireless
3 1 (0.87%) PABX
3 1 (0.87%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.43%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.48%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (3.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 4 (3.48%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.74%) MySQL
6 1 (0.87%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (11.30%) Visual Studio
2 7 (6.09%) NUnit
2 7 (6.09%) JIRA
3 2 (1.74%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.74%) Subversion
4 1 (0.87%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.87%) MSBuild
4 1 (0.87%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.87%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.87%) CruiseControl
4 1 (0.87%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.87%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.87%) LabVIEW
General
1 48 (41.74%) Finance
2 10 (8.70%) Aerospace
3 6 (5.22%) Electronics
4 2 (1.74%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.74%) Retail
4 2 (1.74%) Marketing
5 1 (0.87%) Law
Job Titles
1 50 (43.48%) Analyst
2 21 (18.26%) Developer
3 19 (16.52%) Software Engineer
4 10 (8.70%) Senior Software Engineer
5 9 (7.83%) Test Engineer
6 8 (6.96%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 8 (6.96%) Software Test Engineer
7 6 (5.22%) Java Developer
8 5 (4.35%) Administrator
8 5 (4.35%) Graduate
8 5 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
9 4 (3.48%) DBA
9 4 (3.48%) Systems Support
9 4 (3.48%) Business Analyst
9 4 (3.48%) Support Engineer
9 4 (3.48%) Release Manager
9 4 (3.48%) Change Manager
9 4 (3.48%) Systems Support Engineer
9 4 (3.48%) SQL DBA
9 4 (3.48%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.70%) HTML
2 9 (7.83%) MFC
2 9 (7.83%) CSS
3 8 (6.96%) .NET
4 4 (3.48%) J2EE
4 4 (3.48%) ASP.NET
4 4 (3.48%) Hibernate
4 4 (3.48%) Spring
4 4 (3.48%) J2SE
4 4 (3.48%) HTML5
5 3 (2.61%) CSS3
5 3 (2.61%) jQuery
6 2 (1.74%) Ajax
6 2 (1.74%) XML
7 1 (0.87%) XSLT
7 1 (0.87%) SOAP
7 1 (0.87%) Web Services
7 1 (0.87%) COM
7 1 (0.87%) Symfony
7 1 (0.87%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 39 (33.91%) Mathematics
2 10 (8.70%) Firmware
3 9 (7.83%) VHDL
4 8 (6.96%) Device Driver
4 8 (6.96%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.61%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.61%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.74%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (0.87%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.87%) Learning Management System
7 1 (0.87%) Social Media
7 1 (0.87%) NHS
7 1 (0.87%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.87%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.87%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 21 (18.26%) Windows
2 4 (3.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.74%) UNIX
3 2 (1.74%) Linux
4 1 (0.87%) Android
4 1 (0.87%) Solaris
4 1 (0.87%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (33.91%) Statistical Analysis
1 39 (33.91%) Customer Segmentation
2 18 (15.65%) PRINCE2
3 16 (13.91%) Software Engineering
4 15 (13.04%) Software Testing
5 14 (12.17%) Automated Testing
6 13 (11.30%) ITIL
7 10 (8.70%) Configuration Management
7 10 (8.70%) Service Management
8 9 (7.83%) Regression Testing
8 9 (7.83%) Project Management
8 9 (7.83%) Integration Testing
8 9 (7.83%) Time Management
9 8 (6.96%) Service Delivery
9 8 (6.96%) OO
10 6 (5.22%) Change Management
10 6 (5.22%) Business Analysis
10 6 (5.22%) ITSM
10 6 (5.22%) Validation
11 5 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 24 (20.87%) C++
2 16 (13.91%) C#
3 14 (12.17%) C
3 14 (12.17%) SQL
4 13 (11.30%) Python
5 10 (8.70%) JavaScript
6 7 (6.09%) Java
6 7 (6.09%) T-SQL
7 5 (4.35%) MATLAB
8 3 (2.61%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.74%) Perl
9 2 (1.74%) PHP
9 2 (1.74%) Tcl
9 2 (1.74%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.87%) PHP5
10 1 (0.87%) XQuery
10 1 (0.87%) VBA
10 1 (0.87%) VBScript
10 1 (0.87%) VB
10 1 (0.87%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 9 (7.83%) ISEB
2 6 (5.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (3.48%) MCSE
3 4 (3.48%) Microsoft Certified Master
3 4 (3.48%) MCSM
4 3 (2.61%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.74%) CCNA
5 2 (1.74%) MCSD
5 2 (1.74%) HNC
5 2 (1.74%) HND
6 1 (0.87%) CCNP
6 1 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.87%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.87%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (1.74%) COBIT
1 2 (1.74%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.87%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.87%) XenApp
1 1 (0.87%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 15 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.09%) Perforce
3 3 (2.61%) Oracle
4 2 (1.74%) SAP
5 1 (0.87%) Siebel
5 1 (0.87%) Telerik
5 1 (0.87%) Xilinx
5 1 (0.87%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.87%) Adobe
5 1 (0.87%) EMC
5 1 (0.87%) Citrix
5 1 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.87%) MKS
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Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + benefits + car
Posted: Yesterday
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Hays - University of Leicester
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, great environment
Posted: 4 days ago
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Cobham - AMS
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
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Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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University of Leicester
Salary: £40,847 - 45,954 per year + benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health
Posted: 7 days ago
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Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + on call payments
Posted: 13 days ago
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Salary: £40,847 - 45,954 per year + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
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Entegraty
Salary: From £17,000 to £23,000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
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University of Leicester
Salary: £40,847 - 45,954 per year + Benefits Package
Posted: 26 days ago