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 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 19 12 27
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +15
Permanent jobs citing Degree 40 127 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 10.44% 22.05% 9.73%
As % of the Qualifications category 48.78% 66.49% 32.00%
Number of salaries quoted 36 98 25
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £50,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
82 191 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 21.41% 33.16% 30.40%
Number of salaries quoted 73 158 90
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,450
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £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 18 December 2014.

Degree Salary Histogram in Leicester

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 29 (33.33%) Finance
2 22 (25.29%) PRINCE2
3 21 (24.14%) Windows
4 19 (21.84%) SQL Server
5 18 (20.69%) SQL
6 15 (17.24%) C#
6 15 (17.24%) Business Analysis
7 13 (14.94%) HTML
8 12 (13.79%) Project Management
8 12 (13.79%) Disaster Recovery
8 12 (13.79%) CSS
9 11 (12.64%) .NET
10 10 (11.49%) Computer Science
11 9 (10.34%) JavaScript
11 9 (10.34%) UNIX
11 9 (10.34%) ITIL
11 9 (10.34%) Configuration Management
12 8 (9.20%) Service Management
12 8 (9.20%) Information Security
12 8 (9.20%) C++
12 8 (9.20%) Microsoft
12 8 (9.20%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (9.20%) Software Engineering
12 8 (9.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 8 (9.20%) SQL Server 2008
13 7 (8.05%) Windows Server 2008
13 7 (8.05%) PCI DSS
13 7 (8.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 7 (8.05%) CISSP
13 7 (8.05%) Validation

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 3 (3.45%) IIS
1 3 (3.45%) CMS
2 2 (2.30%) WordPress
2 2 (2.30%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.30%) NetWeaver
3 1 (1.15%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (5.75%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.30%) Simulink
3 1 (1.15%) Maya
3 1 (1.15%) 3ds Max
3 1 (1.15%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (2.30%) Magento
2 1 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.15%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.45%) Internet
2 1 (1.15%) BGP
2 1 (1.15%) Firewall
2 1 (1.15%) Wireshark
2 1 (1.15%) LAN
2 1 (1.15%) VoIP
2 1 (1.15%) WAN
2 1 (1.15%) DHCP
2 1 (1.15%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.15%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.15%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (21.84%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 8 (9.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (4.60%) MySQL
4 3 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.30%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.15%) Informix
6 1 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (4.60%) Subversion
2 3 (3.45%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.45%) MSTest
3 2 (2.30%) NUnit
4 1 (1.15%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.15%) LabVIEW
4 1 (1.15%) JIRA
General
1 29 (33.33%) Finance
2 6 (6.90%) Aerospace
3 3 (3.45%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.45%) Marketing
4 1 (1.15%) Electronics
4 1 (1.15%) Retail
4 1 (1.15%) Law
4 1 (1.15%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (28.74%) Analyst
2 13 (14.94%) Developer
3 9 (10.34%) Business Analyst
4 8 (9.20%) Support Engineer
4 8 (9.20%) Solutions Analyst
5 7 (8.05%) Systems Support Engineer
5 7 (8.05%) Systems Support
5 7 (8.05%) Systems Engineer
6 6 (6.90%) Business Process Analyst
6 6 (6.90%) Support Analyst
6 6 (6.90%) 1st Line Support
6 6 (6.90%) Process Analyst
6 6 (6.90%) Release Manager
6 6 (6.90%) Change Manager
6 6 (6.90%) Financial Business Analyst
6 6 (6.90%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 6 (6.90%) Change and Release Manager
7 5 (5.75%) Software Engineer
8 4 (4.60%) Graduate
8 4 (4.60%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (14.94%) HTML
2 12 (13.79%) CSS
3 11 (12.64%) .NET
4 6 (6.90%) XML
4 6 (6.90%) jQuery
5 5 (5.75%) ASP.NET
6 4 (4.60%) Ajax
6 4 (4.60%) HTML5
6 4 (4.60%) Web Services
7 3 (3.45%) LINQ
7 3 (3.45%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 3 (3.45%) .NET Framework
7 3 (3.45%) JSON
7 3 (3.45%) XSLT
8 1 (1.15%) CGI
8 1 (1.15%) OpenGL
8 1 (1.15%) DirectX
8 1 (1.15%) WPF
8 1 (1.15%) COM
8 1 (1.15%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.49%) Computer Science
2 6 (6.90%) Algorithms
3 5 (5.75%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.75%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (5.75%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.45%) Life Science
4 3 (3.45%) Informatics
5 2 (2.30%) Device Driver
5 2 (2.30%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (1.15%) Animation
6 1 (1.15%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.15%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (24.14%) Windows
2 9 (10.34%) UNIX
3 7 (8.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (3.45%) Linux
5 2 (2.30%) Android
6 1 (1.15%) CentOS
6 1 (1.15%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.15%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (25.29%) PRINCE2
2 15 (17.24%) Business Analysis
3 12 (13.79%) Project Management
3 12 (13.79%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (10.34%) ITIL
4 9 (10.34%) Configuration Management
5 8 (9.20%) Service Management
5 8 (9.20%) Information Security
5 8 (9.20%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (9.20%) Software Engineering
6 7 (8.05%) Validation
6 7 (8.05%) Change Management
7 6 (6.90%) Release Management
7 6 (6.90%) Business Continuity
7 6 (6.90%) ITIL V3
7 6 (6.90%) Analytics
8 5 (5.75%) Data Protection
8 5 (5.75%) Image Processing
9 4 (4.60%) Network Architecture
9 4 (4.60%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 18 (20.69%) SQL
2 15 (17.24%) C#
3 9 (10.34%) JavaScript
4 8 (9.20%) C++
5 5 (5.75%) MATLAB
6 4 (4.60%) PHP
6 4 (4.60%) Python
6 4 (4.60%) C
6 4 (4.60%) T-SQL
7 3 (3.45%) Perl
7 3 (3.45%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.30%) Tcl
8 2 (2.30%) VB
8 2 (2.30%) Java
9 1 (1.15%) Delphi
9 1 (1.15%) VBScript
9 1 (1.15%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (8.05%) CISSP
1 7 (8.05%) CISM
2 5 (5.75%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.45%) DV Cleared
3 3 (3.45%) CISA
4 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.30%) MCSE
4 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Certified Master
4 2 (2.30%) MCSM
5 1 (1.15%) MySQL Certification
5 1 (1.15%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.15%) CCNP
5 1 (1.15%) HNC
5 1 (1.15%) HND
5 1 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (8.05%) PCI DSS
2 4 (4.60%) BS25999
System Software
1 1 (1.15%) Firmware
1 1 (1.15%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.15%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 8 (9.20%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.90%) SAP
3 1 (1.15%) Siebel
3 1 (1.15%) Oracle
3 1 (1.15%) Adobe
3 1 (1.15%) EMC
3 1 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.15%) Autodesk
3 1 (1.15%) Perforce
3 1 (1.15%) Google
3 1 (1.15%) Xilinx
3 1 (1.15%) NetSuite
3 1 (1.15%) Planview
3 1 (1.15%) Zend
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