The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 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 Leicestershire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 12 14 12
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs citing Degree 113 115 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 11.63% 17.04% 16.67%
As % of the Qualifications category 51.60% 63.89% 50.55%
Number of salaries quoted 109 95 103
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,448 £27,000 £19,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £44,833
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Qualifications Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
219 180 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 22.53% 26.67% 32.97%
Number of salaries quoted 197 149 224
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,547
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Degree
East Midlands

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 24 July 2014.

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 24 July 2014. 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 -3 46 £40,000 +23.07% 12
Lutterworth -7 27 £32,500 -7.14%
Loughborough +3 14 £30,250 +51.25% 3
Hinckley +3 6 £57,500 +112.96%
Ashby-de-la-Zouch +3 1 £30,000 -20.00% 1
Market Harborough -9 1 £22,500 -55.00%
Degree
East Midlands

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 93 (38.11%) Finance
2 91 (37.30%) Windows
3 81 (33.20%) SQL
4 55 (22.54%) Automated Testing
5 54 (22.13%) Mathematics
6 47 (19.26%) Agile Software Development
6 47 (19.26%) Mobile App
7 45 (18.44%) C++
8 44 (18.03%) Windows Server 2008
9 42 (17.21%) Computer Science
10 41 (16.80%) MS Office
11 40 (16.39%) Windows XP
11 40 (16.39%) Windows Server 2003
11 40 (16.39%) Windows Vista
12 39 (15.98%) Statistical Analysis
12 39 (15.98%) Customer Segmentation
12 39 (15.98%) Smartcard
13 35 (14.34%) Software Engineering
14 33 (13.52%) .NET
15 32 (13.11%) ISO 9001
15 32 (13.11%) Software Testing
15 32 (13.11%) Identity Management
15 32 (13.11%) Cyber Security
16 31 (12.70%) TickIT
17 30 (12.30%) C#
18 28 (11.48%) SQL Server
19 27 (11.07%) Microsoft
20 26 (10.66%) Biometrics
20 26 (10.66%) Project Management
21 25 (10.25%) OO

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 6 (2.46%) Apache
1 6 (2.46%) IIS
2 4 (1.64%) Tomcat
2 4 (1.64%) WordPress
3 3 (1.23%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.82%) nginx
5 1 (0.41%) DNN
5 1 (0.41%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.41%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.41%) Lync
5 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.41%) Site Server
Applications
1 41 (16.80%) MS Office
2 10 (4.10%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.82%) Simulink
3 2 (0.82%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.41%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.41%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.64%) Magento
2 1 (0.41%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.87%) Firewall
2 4 (1.64%) Wireless
3 3 (1.23%) LTE
3 3 (1.23%) Internet
4 2 (0.82%) LAN
5 1 (0.41%) PABX
5 1 (0.41%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (0.41%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.41%) WLAN
5 1 (0.41%) WAN
5 1 (0.41%) DHCP
5 1 (0.41%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.41%) VPN
5 1 (0.41%) DNS
5 1 (0.41%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (11.48%) SQL Server
2 15 (6.15%) SQL Server 2005
3 13 (5.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (3.28%) MySQL
4 8 (3.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (2.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (2.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (2.05%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (1.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 4 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.82%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.41%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.41%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 15 (6.15%) Visual Studio
2 10 (4.10%) JIRA
3 8 (3.28%) NUnit
4 5 (2.05%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (1.23%) Subversion
6 2 (0.82%) Bitbucket
6 2 (0.82%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.41%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (0.41%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.41%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.41%) CruiseControl
7 1 (0.41%) LabVIEW
7 1 (0.41%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.41%) ClearCase
General
1 93 (38.11%) Finance
2 11 (4.51%) Aerospace
2 11 (4.51%) Law
3 10 (4.10%) Legal
4 9 (3.69%) Electronics
5 8 (3.28%) Marketing
6 7 (2.87%) Retail
6 7 (2.87%) Manufacturing
7 6 (2.46%) Publishing
8 5 (2.05%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (1.64%) Multimedia
10 3 (1.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 60 (24.59%) Analyst
2 53 (21.72%) Developer
3 34 (13.93%) Test Engineer
4 21 (8.61%) Software Engineer
5 18 (7.38%) Tester
6 16 (6.56%) Software Developer
6 16 (6.56%) C++ Developer
7 15 (6.15%) C++ Software Developer
8 11 (4.51%) Applications Architect
8 11 (4.51%) Technical Engineer
8 11 (4.51%) Architect
9 10 (4.10%) Systems Architect
9 10 (4.10%) Senior Software Engineer
9 10 (4.10%) Support Engineer
10 9 (3.69%) Business Analyst
11 8 (3.28%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 8 (3.28%) Java Developer
11 8 (3.28%) Software Test Engineer
12 6 (2.46%) Web Developer
12 6 (2.46%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (13.52%) .NET
2 22 (9.02%) XML
3 20 (8.20%) HTML
4 18 (7.38%) CSS
5 15 (6.15%) COM+
6 11 (4.51%) ASP.NET
7 10 (4.10%) Middleware
7 10 (4.10%) Web Services
7 10 (4.10%) MFC
8 9 (3.69%) jQuery
9 8 (3.28%) HTML5
9 8 (3.28%) WPF
10 6 (2.46%) XSLT
11 5 (2.05%) Ajax
11 5 (2.05%) J2EE
12 4 (1.64%) J2SE
12 4 (1.64%) Hibernate
12 4 (1.64%) Spring
12 4 (1.64%) CSS3
12 4 (1.64%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 54 (22.13%) Mathematics
2 47 (19.26%) Mobile App
3 42 (17.21%) Computer Science
4 39 (15.98%) Smartcard
5 26 (10.66%) Biometrics
6 10 (4.10%) Firmware
7 9 (3.69%) VHDL
8 8 (3.28%) Device Driver
9 6 (2.46%) Blackberry
9 6 (2.46%) PKI
10 5 (2.05%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 3 (1.23%) Social Media
11 3 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.82%) NHS
12 2 (0.82%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.82%) FMCG
13 1 (0.41%) CMDB
13 1 (0.41%) Copywriting
13 1 (0.41%) Fat Client
13 1 (0.41%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 91 (37.30%) Windows
2 44 (18.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 40 (16.39%) Windows XP
3 40 (16.39%) Windows Server 2003
3 40 (16.39%) Windows Vista
4 8 (3.28%) Linux
5 7 (2.87%) Android
5 7 (2.87%) Windows 7
6 6 (2.46%) Windows Phone
6 6 (2.46%) Windows Phone 8
6 6 (2.46%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.82%) UNIX
8 1 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.41%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (22.54%) Automated Testing
2 47 (19.26%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (15.98%) Statistical Analysis
3 39 (15.98%) Customer Segmentation
4 35 (14.34%) Software Engineering
5 32 (13.11%) Software Testing
5 32 (13.11%) Identity Management
5 32 (13.11%) Cyber Security
6 26 (10.66%) Project Management
7 25 (10.25%) OO
8 18 (7.38%) ITIL
8 18 (7.38%) PRINCE2
9 17 (6.97%) ERP
10 16 (6.56%) Manual Testing
11 12 (4.92%) Asset Management
11 12 (4.92%) Migration
11 12 (4.92%) Service Management
12 11 (4.51%) Configuration Management
13 10 (4.10%) Data Management
13 10 (4.10%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 81 (33.20%) SQL
2 45 (18.44%) C++
3 30 (12.30%) C#
4 18 (7.38%) JavaScript
5 15 (6.15%) Java
6 14 (5.74%) Python
7 13 (5.33%) C
8 9 (3.69%) T-SQL
9 7 (2.87%) XAML
10 6 (2.46%) PHP
10 6 (2.46%) Objective-C
11 5 (2.05%) VB.NET
12 4 (1.64%) MATLAB
13 2 (0.82%) XQuery
13 2 (0.82%) VBScript
13 2 (0.82%) VB
14 1 (0.41%) PHP5
14 1 (0.41%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.41%) VBA
14 1 (0.41%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 10 (4.10%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (3.69%) ISEB
3 8 (3.28%) MCSE
4 5 (2.05%) Microsoft Certified Master
4 5 (2.05%) MCSM
5 3 (1.23%) MCSD
5 3 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.82%) CCNA
6 2 (0.82%) HNC
6 2 (0.82%) HND
6 2 (0.82%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.41%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.41%) CRISC
7 1 (0.41%) CISM
7 1 (0.41%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.41%) CCNP
7 1 (0.41%) CISSP
7 1 (0.41%) OCP
7 1 (0.41%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (13.11%) ISO 9001
2 31 (12.70%) TickIT
3 4 (1.64%) QA
4 2 (0.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.82%) SLA
4 2 (0.82%) COBIT
System Software
1 7 (2.87%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.82%) HDFS
3 1 (0.41%) XenApp
3 1 (0.41%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 27 (11.07%) Microsoft
2 18 (7.38%) Oracle
3 14 (5.74%) SAP
4 11 (4.51%) JD Edwards
5 8 (3.28%) Perforce
6 4 (1.64%) Xilinx
7 2 (0.82%) Adobe
7 2 (0.82%) Sun
7 2 (0.82%) Telerik
8 1 (0.41%) NetSuite
8 1 (0.41%) hybris
8 1 (0.41%) MKS
8 1 (0.41%) ATG
8 1 (0.41%) Siebel
8 1 (0.41%) Cisco
8 1 (0.41%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.41%) EMC
8 1 (0.41%) Citrix
8 1 (0.41%) Red Hat
Leicester, Leicestershire
University of Leicester
Salary: £40,847 - 45,954 per year + benefits package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leicestershire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leicestershire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Hays - University of Leicester
Salary: Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Ashby-De-La-Zouch, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £17000 - £21000 per annum + pension etc
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Loughborough
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £26,000 - £35,000 depending on experience
Posted: 7 days ago
Leicester
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Loughborough
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Leicestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £42000 - £46000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Leicester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + on call payments
Posted: 8 days ago
Leicestershire
Cobham
Posted: 9 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Royal Air Forces Association
Salary: From £24,593 to £27,325 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
University of Leicester
Salary: £40,847 - 45,954 per year + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Leicester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Entegraty
Salary: From £17,000 to £23,000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
University of Leicester
Salary: £40,847 - 45,954 per year + Benefits Package
Posted: 21 days ago