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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 18 16 10
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Permanent jobs citing Degree 46 64 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 11.06% 16.37% 21.48%
As % of the Qualifications category 51.11% 64.00% 60.81%
Number of salaries quoted 41 58 64
Average salary £43,401 £33,800 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.40% +7.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £51,350 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
90 100 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 21.63% 25.58% 35.32%
Number of salaries quoted 78 88 118
Average salary £43,401 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.16% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,778 £30,000 £24,280
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £51,350
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 17 September 2014.

Degree Salary Histogram in Leicester

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 25 (25.77%) Windows
2 23 (23.71%) C++
3 22 (22.68%) PRINCE2
4 20 (20.62%) Finance
5 19 (19.59%) C#
6 18 (18.56%) SQL Server
7 16 (16.49%) Microsoft
7 16 (16.49%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (15.46%) SQL
8 15 (15.46%) ITIL
8 15 (15.46%) Software Engineering
8 15 (15.46%) Software Testing
8 15 (15.46%) Analytical Skills
9 14 (14.43%) Automated Testing
10 13 (13.40%) C
10 13 (13.40%) Visual Studio
10 13 (13.40%) Python
11 12 (12.37%) HTML
11 12 (12.37%) .NET
11 12 (12.37%) CSS
11 12 (12.37%) Service Management
11 12 (12.37%) Business Analysis
12 11 (11.34%) JavaScript
12 11 (11.34%) Configuration Management
13 10 (10.31%) Firmware
13 10 (10.31%) Aerospace
13 10 (10.31%) Computer Science
14 9 (9.28%) MFC
14 9 (9.28%) OO
14 9 (9.28%) ISEB

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 (4.12%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.09%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.06%) WordPress
4 1 (1.03%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.03%) Lync
4 1 (1.03%) IIS
4 1 (1.03%) Site Server
4 1 (1.03%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (7.22%) MS Office
2 4 (4.12%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.03%) Simulink
3 1 (1.03%) Maya
3 1 (1.03%) 3ds Max
3 1 (1.03%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (2.06%) Magento
2 1 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.03%) Google Apps
1 1 (1.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.09%) Internet
2 2 (2.06%) LAN
3 1 (1.03%) WLAN
3 1 (1.03%) WAN
3 1 (1.03%) DHCP
3 1 (1.03%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.03%) VPN
3 1 (1.03%) DNS
3 1 (1.03%) BGP
3 1 (1.03%) Firewall
3 1 (1.03%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.03%) Wireless
3 1 (1.03%) PABX
3 1 (1.03%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (18.56%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (7.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (6.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (6.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (5.15%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (4.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 4 (4.12%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (4.12%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (4.12%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (13.40%) Visual Studio
2 7 (7.22%) NUnit
2 7 (7.22%) JIRA
3 3 (3.09%) Subversion
4 2 (2.06%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.03%) MSTest
5 1 (1.03%) MSBuild
5 1 (1.03%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.03%) CruiseControl
5 1 (1.03%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.03%) LabVIEW
5 1 (1.03%) Git (software)
General
1 20 (20.62%) Finance
2 10 (10.31%) Aerospace
3 6 (6.19%) Electronics
4 3 (3.09%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.06%) Retail
5 2 (2.06%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (23.71%) Developer
2 21 (21.65%) Analyst
3 19 (19.59%) Software Engineer
4 10 (10.31%) Senior Software Engineer
5 9 (9.28%) Test Engineer
6 8 (8.25%) Solutions Analyst
6 8 (8.25%) Software Test Engineer
6 8 (8.25%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 6 (6.19%) Release Manager
7 6 (6.19%) Change Manager
7 6 (6.19%) Systems Support
7 6 (6.19%) Support Engineer
7 6 (6.19%) Administrator
7 6 (6.19%) Systems Engineer
7 6 (6.19%) Systems Support Engineer
7 6 (6.19%) Change and Release Manager
8 4 (4.12%) SAP Analyst
8 4 (4.12%) SQL DBA
8 4 (4.12%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 4 (4.12%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.37%) HTML
1 12 (12.37%) .NET
1 12 (12.37%) CSS
2 9 (9.28%) MFC
3 7 (7.22%) ASP.NET
4 5 (5.15%) jQuery
4 5 (5.15%) HTML5
5 4 (4.12%) Ajax
6 3 (3.09%) J2EE
6 3 (3.09%) J2SE
6 3 (3.09%) Hibernate
6 3 (3.09%) Spring
7 2 (2.06%) Web Services
7 2 (2.06%) XML
7 2 (2.06%) XSLT
7 2 (2.06%) CSS3
8 1 (1.03%) Direct3D
8 1 (1.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (1.03%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.03%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.46%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (10.31%) Firmware
2 10 (10.31%) Computer Science
3 9 (9.28%) VHDL
4 8 (8.25%) Device Driver
5 7 (7.22%) Management Information System
6 6 (6.19%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (6.19%) Mathematics
7 2 (2.06%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (1.03%) Animation
8 1 (1.03%) Informatics
8 1 (1.03%) User Experience
8 1 (1.03%) Life Science
8 1 (1.03%) Fat Client
8 1 (1.03%) Learning Management System
8 1 (1.03%) Social Media
8 1 (1.03%) NHS
8 1 (1.03%) Thin Client
8 1 (1.03%) E-Learning
8 1 (1.03%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 25 (25.77%) Windows
2 6 (6.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.06%) Linux
3 2 (2.06%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.03%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.03%) UNIX
4 1 (1.03%) Android
4 1 (1.03%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (22.68%) PRINCE2
2 16 (16.49%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (15.46%) Software Engineering
3 15 (15.46%) Software Testing
3 15 (15.46%) ITIL
4 14 (14.43%) Automated Testing
5 12 (12.37%) Business Analysis
5 12 (12.37%) Service Management
6 11 (11.34%) Configuration Management
7 9 (9.28%) Project Management
7 9 (9.28%) Regression Testing
7 9 (9.28%) OO
7 9 (9.28%) Integration Testing
7 9 (9.28%) Time Management
8 8 (8.25%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (8.25%) Change Management
9 7 (7.22%) Service Delivery
9 7 (7.22%) Validation
9 7 (7.22%) Release Management
10 6 (6.19%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 23 (23.71%) C++
2 19 (19.59%) C#
3 15 (15.46%) SQL
4 13 (13.40%) Python
4 13 (13.40%) C
5 11 (11.34%) JavaScript
6 7 (7.22%) T-SQL
7 5 (5.15%) Java
8 4 (4.12%) PHP
8 4 (4.12%) MATLAB
9 3 (3.09%) Bash Shell
9 3 (3.09%) Perl
9 3 (3.09%) VB.NET
10 2 (2.06%) VBScript
10 2 (2.06%) VB
10 2 (2.06%) Tcl
11 1 (1.03%) VBA
11 1 (1.03%) XQuery
11 1 (1.03%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 9 (9.28%) ISEB
2 6 (6.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (4.12%) MCSE
3 4 (4.12%) Microsoft Certified Master
3 4 (4.12%) MCSM
4 3 (3.09%) CISM
4 3 (3.09%) CISSP
4 3 (3.09%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.06%) CISA
5 2 (2.06%) MCSD
5 2 (2.06%) HNC
5 2 (2.06%) HND
5 2 (2.06%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.06%) CCNA
6 1 (1.03%) MySQL Certification
6 1 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.03%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.03%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.03%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (3.09%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (2.06%) COBIT
2 2 (2.06%) QA
3 1 (1.03%) BS25999
System Software
1 1 (1.03%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.03%) XenApp
1 1 (1.03%) XenDesktop
1 1 (1.03%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.03%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 16 (16.49%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.22%) Perforce
3 4 (4.12%) SAP
4 3 (3.09%) Oracle
5 1 (1.03%) Siebel
5 1 (1.03%) Telerik
5 1 (1.03%) Google
5 1 (1.03%) Xilinx
5 1 (1.03%) NetSuite
5 1 (1.03%) Planview
5 1 (1.03%) Zend
5 1 (1.03%) Adobe
5 1 (1.03%) EMC
5 1 (1.03%) Citrix
5 1 (1.03%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.03%) Autodesk
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £15000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £47000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25-30,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester
Huxley Associates
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Leicester
Three People
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits based on experience
Posted: 12 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
University of Leicester
Salary: Competitive salary package of £48,473 - £54,841
Posted: 16 days ago