The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 26 12 13
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +1
Permanent jobs citing Degree 53 162 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 7.39% 19.73% 15.93%
As % of the Qualifications category 37.06% 60.90% 53.37%
Number of salaries quoted 43 124 97
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,650 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,792 £50,000 £50,274
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
Degree
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicestershire region.

Qualifications Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
143 266 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 19.94% 32.40% 29.84%
Number of salaries quoted 105 218 186
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% +4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £50,274 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Degree across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Degree
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Degree across the Leicestershire region.

Degree Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Degree
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Degree across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Degree Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

Degree
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -19 21 £27,500 -27.63% 12
Loughborough +4 11 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Hinckley +5 6 £57,500 +155.55%
Lutterworth -3 2 - - 2
Melton Mowbray - 1 £40,000 - 2
Coalville - 1 £24,000 - 1
Degree
East Midlands

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 41 (30.60%) Finance
2 38 (28.36%) SQL
3 37 (27.61%) Windows
4 31 (23.13%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (19.40%) HTML
5 26 (19.40%) SQL Server
6 23 (17.16%) Windows Server 2008
7 22 (16.42%) C#
8 20 (14.93%) .NET
9 19 (14.18%) JavaScript
9 19 (14.18%) Automated Testing
10 18 (13.43%) CSS
10 18 (13.43%) Microsoft
10 18 (13.43%) Project Management
11 17 (12.69%) TickIT
11 17 (12.69%) Identity Management
11 17 (12.69%) Windows Server 2003
11 17 (12.69%) Biometrics
11 17 (12.69%) Smartcard
11 17 (12.69%) PRINCE2
11 17 (12.69%) Windows XP
11 17 (12.69%) ISO 9001
11 17 (12.69%) Windows Vista
11 17 (12.69%) Computer Science
11 17 (12.69%) Mobile App
11 17 (12.69%) Cyber Security
12 14 (10.45%) HTML5
12 14 (10.45%) Disaster Recovery
13 13 (9.70%) Software Engineering
13 13 (9.70%) Business Analysis

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 5 (3.73%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.99%) Apache
3 3 (2.24%) IIS
3 3 (2.24%) CMS
3 3 (2.24%) WordPress
4 2 (1.49%) NetWeaver
4 2 (1.49%) nginx
5 1 (0.75%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 11 (8.21%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.24%) Photoshop
2 3 (2.24%) InDesign
3 2 (1.49%) Simulink
3 2 (1.49%) MS Office
4 1 (0.75%) Maya
4 1 (0.75%) 3ds Max
4 1 (0.75%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (4.48%) Magento
2 5 (3.73%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (2.24%) Sage 200
4 2 (1.49%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.75%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.24%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.75%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.99%) Ethernet
2 1 (0.75%) Internet
2 1 (0.75%) MPLS
2 1 (0.75%) VoIP
2 1 (0.75%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (19.40%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (5.97%) MySQL
4 7 (5.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (3.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (2.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (2.24%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.75%) Informix
8 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (4.48%) Subversion
2 4 (2.99%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.24%) MSTest
3 3 (2.24%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.75%) Hudson
4 1 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.75%) Mercurial
4 1 (0.75%) NUnit
General
1 41 (30.60%) Finance
2 3 (2.24%) Manufacturing
2 3 (2.24%) Aerospace
2 3 (2.24%) Marketing
3 2 (1.49%) Multimedia
4 1 (0.75%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.75%) Law
4 1 (0.75%) Legal
4 1 (0.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (20.15%) Analyst
2 18 (13.43%) Developer
3 17 (12.69%) Test Engineer
4 11 (8.21%) Business Analyst
5 8 (5.97%) Process Analyst
5 8 (5.97%) Support Engineer
6 7 (5.22%) 1st Line Support
6 7 (5.22%) Software Engineer
6 7 (5.22%) PHP Developer
6 7 (5.22%) Information Manager
6 7 (5.22%) Information Security Manager
6 7 (5.22%) Security Manager
7 6 (4.48%) Financial Business Analyst
7 6 (4.48%) Systems Support Engineer
7 6 (4.48%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 6 (4.48%) Support Analyst
7 6 (4.48%) Systems Engineer
7 6 (4.48%) Business Process Analyst
7 6 (4.48%) Systems Support
8 5 (3.73%) 1st Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (19.40%) HTML
2 20 (14.93%) .NET
3 18 (13.43%) CSS
4 14 (10.45%) HTML5
5 12 (8.96%) jQuery
6 10 (7.46%) ASP.NET
7 8 (5.97%) XML
8 7 (5.22%) WPF
9 6 (4.48%) Ajax
10 4 (2.99%) LINQ
10 4 (2.99%) XSLT
10 4 (2.99%) CSS3
11 3 (2.24%) Razor View Engine
11 3 (2.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (2.24%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (2.24%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 3 (2.24%) Web Services
11 3 (2.24%) Silverlight
11 3 (2.24%) WCF
11 3 (2.24%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.69%) Biometrics
1 17 (12.69%) Smartcard
1 17 (12.69%) Computer Science
1 17 (12.69%) Mobile App
2 6 (4.48%) Management Information System
2 6 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.24%) Life Science
4 3 (2.24%) Informatics
5 2 (1.49%) Statistics
5 2 (1.49%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.49%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.75%) Open Source
6 1 (0.75%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.75%) FMCG
6 1 (0.75%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 37 (27.61%) Windows
2 23 (17.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (12.69%) Windows Server 2003
3 17 (12.69%) Windows XP
3 17 (12.69%) Windows Vista
4 10 (7.46%) UNIX
5 7 (5.22%) Android
6 5 (3.73%) Linux
7 3 (2.24%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.75%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.75%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.75%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (23.13%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (14.18%) Automated Testing
3 18 (13.43%) Project Management
4 17 (12.69%) Identity Management
4 17 (12.69%) PRINCE2
4 17 (12.69%) Cyber Security
5 14 (10.45%) Disaster Recovery
6 13 (9.70%) Software Engineering
6 13 (9.70%) Business Analysis
7 12 (8.96%) Information Security
7 12 (8.96%) Continuous Improvement
8 11 (8.21%) ITIL
9 9 (6.72%) Service Management
9 9 (6.72%) Business Continuity
10 8 (5.97%) Coaching
11 7 (5.22%) E-Commerce
11 7 (5.22%) Data Protection
12 6 (4.48%) Risk Analysis
12 6 (4.48%) Web Development
12 6 (4.48%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (28.36%) SQL
2 22 (16.42%) C#
3 19 (14.18%) JavaScript
4 8 (5.97%) PHP
5 6 (4.48%) C++
6 4 (2.99%) Java
7 3 (2.24%) VB
7 3 (2.24%) Python
8 2 (1.49%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.75%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.75%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.75%) Perl
9 1 (0.75%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (7.46%) CISSP
1 10 (7.46%) CISM
2 6 (4.48%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.24%) CISA
3 3 (2.24%) DV Cleared
3 3 (2.24%) CIPD
4 2 (1.49%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.49%) ISEB
4 2 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (1.49%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.75%) MySQL Certification
5 1 (0.75%) HND
5 1 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (12.69%) TickIT
1 17 (12.69%) ISO 9001
2 11 (8.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (6.72%) PCI DSS
4 7 (5.22%) QA
5 6 (4.48%) BS25999
System Software
1 1 (0.75%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.75%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 18 (13.43%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.48%) SAP
3 4 (2.99%) Adobe
4 3 (2.24%) Sage
4 3 (2.24%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.49%) Zend
5 2 (1.49%) Oracle
6 1 (0.75%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (0.75%) Pegasus
6 1 (0.75%) Sun
6 1 (0.75%) Autodesk
6 1 (0.75%) Cisco
6 1 (0.75%) Planview
6 1 (0.75%) Google
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + company bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £23000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £27,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester
Networx Recruitment
Salary: £30,000 pa
Posted: 4 days ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £43000 - £58000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Coalville, Leicestershire
ICTIC Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum , Travel expenses will be paid
Posted: 5 days ago
Melton Mowbray
Searchability
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Melton Mowbray
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester
Searchability
Salary: £15000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Lutterworth, Leicestershire
ASDA
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Lutterworth, Leicestershire
ASDA
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Leicester
360 Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Leicester
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago