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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 24 21 16
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Permanent jobs citing Degree 31 46 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 7.64% 9.91% 16.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 30.10% 43.40% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 27 41 50
Average salary £40,000 £43,401 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.83% +33.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £22,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,905 £45,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
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
103 106 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 25.37% 22.84% 24.26%
Number of salaries quoted 74 91 75
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,550 £23,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £50,540 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +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 28 August 2015.

Degree Salary Histogram in Leicester

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 19 (29.69%) JavaScript
1 19 (29.69%) Computer Science
2 17 (26.56%) .NET
2 17 (26.56%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (25.00%) HTML
4 15 (23.44%) E-Commerce
4 15 (23.44%) Continuous Improvement
5 14 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (21.88%) ASP.NET
6 13 (20.31%) C#
7 12 (18.75%) SQL
7 12 (18.75%) SQL Server
7 12 (18.75%) Microsoft
8 11 (17.19%) CSS
8 11 (17.19%) Apple iOS
9 9 (14.06%) Java
9 9 (14.06%) Software Engineering
10 8 (12.50%) jQuery
10 8 (12.50%) Test Scripting
10 8 (12.50%) Project Management
10 8 (12.50%) Management Information System
11 7 (10.94%) MVC
11 7 (10.94%) Service Management
11 7 (10.94%) Change Management
11 7 (10.94%) Adobe
11 7 (10.94%) MS Excel
11 7 (10.94%) HTML5
12 6 (9.38%) CSS3
12 6 (9.38%) Portfolio Management
12 6 (9.38%) Twitter Bootstrap

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 6 (9.38%) Documentum
1 6 (9.38%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.25%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.56%) Node.js
4 1 (1.56%) SAS
4 1 (1.56%) CMS
4 1 (1.56%) WordPress
4 1 (1.56%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (1.56%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.56%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (10.94%) MS Excel
2 6 (9.38%) MS Visio
2 6 (9.38%) Photoshop
3 5 (7.81%) InDesign
4 2 (3.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (1.56%) MS Office
5 1 (1.56%) SPSS
5 1 (1.56%) Simulink
5 1 (1.56%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 6 (9.38%) Magento
2 2 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.56%) SaaS
2 1 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.25%) Internet
2 2 (3.13%) WebEx
2 2 (3.13%) LAN
2 2 (3.13%) WAN
3 1 (1.56%) ATM
3 1 (1.56%) VoIP
3 1 (1.56%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.81%) MySQL
3 4 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (4.69%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (3.13%) QlikView
5 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.56%) DB2
6 1 (1.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (9.38%) Subversion
2 5 (7.81%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.81%) Visual Studio
2 5 (7.81%) Xcode
2 5 (7.81%) CocoaPods
3 3 (4.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.13%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.56%) PHPUnit
5 1 (1.56%) Sublime Text
5 1 (1.56%) PhpStorm
5 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 6 (9.38%) Marketing
2 5 (7.81%) Finance
2 5 (7.81%) Manufacturing
3 4 (6.25%) Retail
4 3 (4.69%) French Language
4 3 (4.69%) German Language
4 3 (4.69%) Italian Language
4 3 (4.69%) Spanish Language
5 2 (3.13%) Banking
6 1 (1.56%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.56%) Military
6 1 (1.56%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.56%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 28 (43.75%) Developer
2 17 (26.56%) Analyst
3 13 (20.31%) Business Analyst
4 10 (15.63%) Web Developer
5 7 (10.94%) Graduate
5 7 (10.94%) Software Developer
6 6 (9.38%) Web Designer
6 6 (9.38%) Designer
7 5 (7.81%) Agile Business Analyst
7 5 (7.81%) UML Business Analyst
7 5 (7.81%) Junior
7 5 (7.81%) iOS Developer
8 4 (6.25%) Head of Project Management
8 4 (6.25%) Senior Developer
8 4 (6.25%) Webmaster
8 4 (6.25%) Junior Developer
8 4 (6.25%) Graduate Developer
8 4 (6.25%) E-Commerce Web Developer
8 4 (6.25%) Magento Developer
8 4 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (26.56%) .NET
2 16 (25.00%) HTML
3 14 (21.88%) ASP.NET
4 11 (17.19%) CSS
5 8 (12.50%) jQuery
6 7 (10.94%) HTML5
7 6 (9.38%) CSS3
7 6 (9.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 6 (9.38%) Web Services
8 5 (7.81%) RESTful
8 5 (7.81%) Core Animation
8 5 (7.81%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (7.81%) SOAP
8 5 (7.81%) REST
9 4 (6.25%) XML
10 3 (4.69%) .NET Framework
11 2 (3.13%) COM
11 2 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET Web API
12 1 (1.56%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 19 (29.69%) Computer Science
2 14 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 5 (7.81%) Animation
4 5 (7.81%) Mobile App
4 5 (7.81%) iPhone
4 5 (7.81%) iPad
5 3 (4.69%) Life Science
6 2 (3.13%) Graphic Design
6 2 (3.13%) FMCG
7 1 (1.56%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.56%) User Experience
7 1 (1.56%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.56%) BYOD
7 1 (1.56%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (1.56%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.56%) PKI
7 1 (1.56%) Statistics
7 1 (1.56%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.56%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.19%) Apple iOS
2 6 (9.38%) Windows
2 6 (9.38%) Android
3 3 (4.69%) Windows 7
3 3 (4.69%) Windows 8
3 3 (4.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.56%) UNIX
4 1 (1.56%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (26.56%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (23.44%) E-Commerce
2 15 (23.44%) Continuous Improvement
3 9 (14.06%) Software Engineering
4 8 (12.50%) Test Scripting
4 8 (12.50%) Project Management
5 7 (10.94%) Service Management
5 7 (10.94%) Change Management
5 7 (10.94%) MVC
6 6 (9.38%) TDD
6 6 (9.38%) Business Analysis
6 6 (9.38%) Information Management
6 6 (9.38%) Document Management
6 6 (9.38%) Project Planning
6 6 (9.38%) Web Design
6 6 (9.38%) Portfolio Management
6 6 (9.38%) Business Process Mapping
7 5 (7.81%) iOS Development
7 5 (7.81%) Responsive Web Design
7 5 (7.81%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (29.69%) JavaScript
2 13 (20.31%) C#
3 12 (18.75%) SQL
4 9 (14.06%) Java
5 5 (7.81%) Objective-C
6 4 (6.25%) Python
7 3 (4.69%) C
8 2 (3.13%) C++
8 2 (3.13%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.56%) PHP
9 1 (1.56%) Embedded C++
9 1 (1.56%) JCL
9 1 (1.56%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.56%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (7.81%) SC Cleared
1 5 (7.81%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.69%) MCTS
2 3 (4.69%) MCP
2 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.56%) A+ Certification
3 1 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.81%) QA
2 1 (1.56%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.94%) Adobe
3 5 (7.81%) Apple
4 4 (6.25%) Oracle
5 2 (3.13%) Siebel
5 2 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (3.13%) NetSuite
5 2 (3.13%) IBM
6 1 (1.56%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.56%) Remedy
6 1 (1.56%) Cisco
6 1 (1.56%) SAP
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Salary: Circa £75,000
Posted: 9 days ago