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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 15 11 12
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Permanent jobs citing Degree 104 126 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 11.80% 17.95% 16.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 51.49% 67.38% 50.75%
Number of salaries quoted 96 112 105
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +40.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,850 £27,000 £19,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
202 187 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 22.93% 26.64% 32.36%
Number of salaries quoted 178 165 223
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +18.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,995 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +2.48%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -6 46 £43,401 +33.54% 9
Lutterworth -8 18 £32,500 -7.14%
Loughborough 0 13 £30,500 +22.00% 3
Hinckley +1 4 £57,500 +112.96%
Market Harborough - 2 £28,750 -
Ashby-de-la-Zouch +2 1 £30,000 -20.00%
Degree
East Midlands

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 88 (38.43%) Windows
2 82 (35.81%) SQL
3 72 (31.44%) Finance
4 53 (23.14%) Automated Testing
5 45 (19.65%) Agile Software Development
6 44 (19.21%) C++
7 43 (18.78%) Windows Server 2008
7 43 (18.78%) Mobile App
8 41 (17.90%) Computer Science
9 39 (17.03%) Windows Vista
9 39 (17.03%) Windows XP
9 39 (17.03%) Windows Server 2003
10 37 (16.16%) .NET
10 37 (16.16%) Mathematics
11 35 (15.28%) Software Engineering
12 33 (14.41%) SQL Server
12 33 (14.41%) Smartcard
13 31 (13.54%) Software Testing
14 30 (13.10%) C#
15 29 (12.66%) Microsoft
16 28 (12.23%) ISO 9001
17 27 (11.79%) TickIT
17 27 (11.79%) Identity Management
17 27 (11.79%) Cyber Security
18 26 (11.35%) PRINCE2
19 25 (10.92%) OO
19 25 (10.92%) MS Office
20 24 (10.48%) Biometrics
21 23 (10.04%) XML
22 22 (9.61%) HTML

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 9 (3.93%) Apache
2 7 (3.06%) WordPress
3 6 (2.62%) IIS
4 4 (1.75%) nginx
4 4 (1.75%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.31%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.87%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.44%) Site Server
7 1 (0.44%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.44%) DNN
7 1 (0.44%) Lync
7 1 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 25 (10.92%) MS Office
2 12 (5.24%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.31%) Simulink
4 1 (0.44%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (2.62%) Magento
2 3 (1.31%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.87%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.06%) Firewall
2 4 (1.75%) Wireless
3 3 (1.31%) Internet
3 3 (1.31%) LTE
4 2 (0.87%) LAN
5 1 (0.44%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.44%) WLAN
5 1 (0.44%) WAN
5 1 (0.44%) DHCP
5 1 (0.44%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.44%) VPN
5 1 (0.44%) DNS
5 1 (0.44%) BGP
5 1 (0.44%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (0.44%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (14.41%) SQL Server
2 17 (7.42%) SQL Server 2005
3 14 (6.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (5.68%) MySQL
5 10 (4.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (3.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (2.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (2.18%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (1.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (0.87%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (6.11%) Visual Studio
2 10 (4.37%) JIRA
3 8 (3.49%) NUnit
4 6 (2.62%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.31%) Subversion
5 3 (1.31%) Mercurial
5 3 (1.31%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.87%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.44%) LabVIEW
7 1 (0.44%) CruiseControl
7 1 (0.44%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.44%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.44%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.44%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.44%) Rational DOORS
General
1 72 (31.44%) Finance
2 12 (5.24%) Aerospace
3 9 (3.93%) Law
3 9 (3.93%) Electronics
3 9 (3.93%) Marketing
4 8 (3.49%) Legal
5 7 (3.06%) Retail
6 6 (2.62%) Multimedia
7 4 (1.75%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.31%) Publishing
8 3 (1.31%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 56 (24.45%) Developer
2 44 (19.21%) Analyst
3 33 (14.41%) Test Engineer
4 21 (9.17%) Software Engineer
5 17 (7.42%) Tester
6 16 (6.99%) Software Developer
6 16 (6.99%) C++ Developer
7 15 (6.55%) C++ Software Developer
8 10 (4.37%) Senior Software Engineer
8 10 (4.37%) Support Engineer
9 9 (3.93%) Applications Architect
9 9 (3.93%) Architect
10 8 (3.49%) Solutions Analyst
10 8 (3.49%) Business Analyst
10 8 (3.49%) Systems Architect
10 8 (3.49%) Technical Engineer
10 8 (3.49%) Software Test Engineer
10 8 (3.49%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 7 (3.06%) Java Developer
11 7 (3.06%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (16.16%) .NET
2 23 (10.04%) XML
3 22 (9.61%) HTML
4 20 (8.73%) CSS
5 15 (6.55%) COM+
5 15 (6.55%) ASP.NET
6 11 (4.80%) HTML5
7 10 (4.37%) jQuery
7 10 (4.37%) MFC
8 8 (3.49%) Middleware
9 7 (3.06%) XSLT
10 6 (2.62%) Web Services
11 5 (2.18%) Ajax
11 5 (2.18%) J2EE
11 5 (2.18%) LINQ
11 5 (2.18%) LINQ to SQL
12 4 (1.75%) REST
12 4 (1.75%) CSS3
12 4 (1.75%) WPF
12 4 (1.75%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 43 (18.78%) Mobile App
2 41 (17.90%) Computer Science
3 37 (16.16%) Mathematics
4 33 (14.41%) Smartcard
5 24 (10.48%) Biometrics
6 10 (4.37%) Firmware
7 9 (3.93%) VHDL
8 8 (3.49%) Device Driver
9 7 (3.06%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (2.62%) Management Information System
11 5 (2.18%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 3 (1.31%) Blackberry
12 3 (1.31%) PKI
12 3 (1.31%) FMCG
12 3 (1.31%) Social Media
13 2 (0.87%) Open Source
13 2 (0.87%) NHS
14 1 (0.44%) SCORM
14 1 (0.44%) E-Learning
14 1 (0.44%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 88 (38.43%) Windows
2 43 (18.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 39 (17.03%) Windows Vista
3 39 (17.03%) Windows XP
3 39 (17.03%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (4.37%) Linux
5 7 (3.06%) Windows 7
6 4 (1.75%) Android
7 3 (1.31%) Windows Phone
7 3 (1.31%) Windows Phone 8
7 3 (1.31%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.87%) UNIX
9 1 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (23.14%) Automated Testing
2 45 (19.65%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (15.28%) Software Engineering
4 31 (13.54%) Software Testing
5 27 (11.79%) Identity Management
5 27 (11.79%) Cyber Security
6 26 (11.35%) PRINCE2
7 25 (10.92%) OO
8 22 (9.61%) Project Management
8 22 (9.61%) Customer Segmentation
8 22 (9.61%) Statistical Analysis
9 20 (8.73%) ITIL
10 15 (6.55%) Manual Testing
11 14 (6.11%) Service Management
12 12 (5.24%) ERP
12 12 (5.24%) Configuration Management
13 11 (4.80%) Business Analysis
14 10 (4.37%) Web Development
14 10 (4.37%) Asset Management
14 10 (4.37%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 82 (35.81%) SQL
2 44 (19.21%) C++
3 30 (13.10%) C#
4 22 (9.61%) JavaScript
5 16 (6.99%) Python
6 14 (6.11%) C
7 11 (4.80%) Java
8 10 (4.37%) T-SQL
8 10 (4.37%) PHP
9 6 (2.62%) MATLAB
10 4 (1.75%) VB.NET
11 3 (1.31%) Objective-C
11 3 (1.31%) XAML
11 3 (1.31%) VBScript
11 3 (1.31%) VB
12 2 (0.87%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.87%) Perl
12 2 (0.87%) Tcl
12 2 (0.87%) XQuery
13 1 (0.44%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 11 (4.80%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (3.93%) ISEB
2 9 (3.93%) MCSE
3 6 (2.62%) MCSM
3 6 (2.62%) Microsoft Certified Master
4 3 (1.31%) CISM
4 3 (1.31%) CISSP
4 3 (1.31%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (1.31%) Postgraduate
4 3 (1.31%) MCSD
5 2 (0.87%) HNC
5 2 (0.87%) HND
5 2 (0.87%) CCNA
6 1 (0.44%) CISA
6 1 (0.44%) CCNP
6 1 (0.44%) OCP
6 1 (0.44%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.44%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (12.23%) ISO 9001
2 27 (11.79%) TickIT
3 3 (1.31%) QA
4 2 (0.87%) COBIT
4 2 (0.87%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.44%) BS25999
System Software
1 7 (3.06%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.87%) HDFS
3 1 (0.44%) XenApp
3 1 (0.44%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 29 (12.66%) Microsoft
2 18 (7.86%) Oracle
3 13 (5.68%) SAP
4 8 (3.49%) JD Edwards
4 8 (3.49%) Perforce
5 4 (1.75%) Xilinx
6 3 (1.31%) Sun
7 2 (0.87%) Telerik
8 1 (0.44%) ATG
8 1 (0.44%) MKS
8 1 (0.44%) Adobe
8 1 (0.44%) EMC
8 1 (0.44%) Cisco
8 1 (0.44%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.44%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.44%) Citrix
8 1 (0.44%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.44%) Siebel
8 1 (0.44%) NetSuite
8 1 (0.44%) Zend
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + great environment, flexible
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bonus, excellent training!
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
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Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Churchill Frank
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leicestershire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Holiday, Flexi-time
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Computer Project Services Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + Excellent training + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicestershire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + benefits + car
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
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Salary: From £26,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + pension
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: 35,000
Posted: 5 days ago
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