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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 22 17 10
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -7
Permanent jobs citing Degree 70 101 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 10.10% 11.81% 18.70%
As % of the Qualifications category 35.53% 50.75% 68.98%
Number of salaries quoted 49 92 117
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £18,800 £24,650 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,841 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
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
197 199 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 28.43% 23.27% 27.10%
Number of salaries quoted 133 177 168
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £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 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 31 August 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 31 August 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 -3 31 £40,000 -7.83% 7
Loughborough +2 16 £18,500 -39.34% 2
Kegworth - 9 - -
Ashby-de-la-Zouch 0 2 £27,500 -8.33%
Degree
East Midlands

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 35 (27.13%) Microsoft
2 34 (26.36%) MS Excel
3 31 (24.03%) Computer Science
4 30 (23.26%) JavaScript
5 27 (20.93%) HTML
5 27 (20.93%) .NET
5 27 (20.93%) Windows
6 26 (20.16%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (17.83%) Banking
7 23 (17.83%) C#
7 23 (17.83%) Analytical Skills
8 22 (17.05%) MS Office
8 22 (17.05%) ASP.NET
9 21 (16.28%) E-Commerce
9 21 (16.28%) SLA
9 21 (16.28%) Continuous Improvement
10 20 (15.50%) CSS
10 20 (15.50%) SQL
10 20 (15.50%) International Banking
11 18 (13.95%) Apple iOS
12 17 (13.18%) Software Engineering
13 16 (12.40%) jQuery
14 14 (10.85%) C++
14 14 (10.85%) SQL Server
14 14 (10.85%) HTML5
15 13 (10.08%) Python
15 13 (10.08%) Management Information System
15 13 (10.08%) Test Scripting
16 12 (9.30%) Android
16 12 (9.30%) SharePoint

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 12 (9.30%) SharePoint
2 11 (8.53%) Documentum
3 4 (3.10%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.10%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.78%) Node.js
5 1 (0.78%) SAS
5 1 (0.78%) CMS
5 1 (0.78%) WordPress
5 1 (0.78%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (0.78%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.78%) Lync
Applications
1 34 (26.36%) MS Excel
2 22 (17.05%) MS Office
3 11 (8.53%) MS Visio
4 10 (7.75%) Photoshop
5 9 (6.98%) InDesign
6 2 (1.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.78%) MicroStation
7 1 (0.78%) SPSS
7 1 (0.78%) Simulink
7 1 (0.78%) SOLIDWORKS
7 1 (0.78%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 10 (7.75%) Magento
2 3 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.78%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.78%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.78%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.78%) SaaS
2 1 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.10%) Internet
2 2 (1.55%) WebEx
2 2 (1.55%) LAN
2 2 (1.55%) WAN
3 1 (0.78%) ATM
3 1 (0.78%) VoIP
3 1 (0.78%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (10.85%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.98%) MySQL
3 4 (3.10%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (2.33%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.55%) QlikView
5 2 (1.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.78%) DB2
Development Applications
1 10 (7.75%) Subversion
2 9 (6.98%) Git (software)
3 8 (6.20%) Visual Studio
4 7 (5.43%) Xcode
4 7 (5.43%) CocoaPods
5 3 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.55%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.78%) PHPUnit
7 1 (0.78%) Sublime Text
7 1 (0.78%) PhpStorm
7 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 23 (17.83%) Banking
2 20 (15.50%) International Banking
3 11 (8.53%) Finance
4 10 (7.75%) Retail
5 6 (4.65%) Manufacturing
5 6 (4.65%) Marketing
6 3 (2.33%) French Language
6 3 (2.33%) German Language
6 3 (2.33%) Italian Language
6 3 (2.33%) Spanish Language
7 2 (1.55%) Electronics
8 1 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.78%) Games
8 1 (0.78%) Military
8 1 (0.78%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.78%) Billing
8 1 (0.78%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 47 (36.43%) Analyst
2 37 (28.68%) Developer
3 20 (15.50%) Service Analyst
3 20 (15.50%) Service Desk Analyst
4 18 (13.95%) Business Analyst
5 13 (10.08%) Graduate
6 11 (8.53%) Software Developer
7 10 (7.75%) Web Developer
7 10 (7.75%) Web Designer
7 10 (7.75%) Designer
8 9 (6.98%) Hardware Engineer
9 8 (6.20%) Junior
10 7 (5.43%) Junior Developer
10 7 (5.43%) Graduate Developer
10 7 (5.43%) iOS Developer
11 5 (3.88%) Agile Business Analyst
11 5 (3.88%) UML Business Analyst
11 5 (3.88%) .NET Developer
11 5 (3.88%) Software Engineer
12 4 (3.10%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (20.93%) HTML
1 27 (20.93%) .NET
2 22 (17.05%) ASP.NET
3 20 (15.50%) CSS
4 16 (12.40%) jQuery
5 14 (10.85%) HTML5
6 10 (7.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 10 (7.75%) CSS3
7 8 (6.20%) Web Services
8 7 (5.43%) RESTful
8 7 (5.43%) Core Animation
9 6 (4.65%) XML
10 5 (3.88%) SOAP
10 5 (3.88%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (3.88%) REST
11 4 (3.10%) .NET Framework
12 2 (1.55%) COM
12 2 (1.55%) MFC
12 2 (1.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 1 (0.78%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 31 (24.03%) Computer Science
2 23 (17.83%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (10.08%) Management Information System
4 9 (6.98%) VHDL
4 9 (6.98%) Verilog
4 9 (6.98%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 9 (6.98%) Algorithms
5 7 (5.43%) iPhone
5 7 (5.43%) iPad
5 7 (5.43%) Animation
6 5 (3.88%) Mobile App
7 4 (3.10%) Mathematics
8 3 (2.33%) Life Science
9 2 (1.55%) Graphic Design
9 2 (1.55%) FMCG
9 2 (1.55%) N-Tier
9 2 (1.55%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.78%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.78%) User Experience
10 1 (0.78%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 27 (20.93%) Windows
2 18 (13.95%) Apple iOS
3 12 (9.30%) Android
4 3 (2.33%) Windows 7
4 3 (2.33%) Windows 8
4 3 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (2.33%) Linux
5 1 (0.78%) UNIX
5 1 (0.78%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (20.16%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (16.28%) E-Commerce
2 21 (16.28%) Continuous Improvement
3 17 (13.18%) Software Engineering
4 13 (10.08%) Test Scripting
5 11 (8.53%) Business Process Mapping
5 11 (8.53%) Information Management
5 11 (8.53%) Document Management
6 10 (7.75%) Project Management
6 10 (7.75%) Web Design
6 10 (7.75%) Video Processing
7 9 (6.98%) Signal Processing
7 9 (6.98%) Responsive Web Design
7 9 (6.98%) Project Planning
8 8 (6.20%) PRINCE2
8 8 (6.20%) Change Management
9 7 (5.43%) MVC
9 7 (5.43%) ERP
9 7 (5.43%) Service Management
9 7 (5.43%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (23.26%) JavaScript
2 23 (17.83%) C#
3 20 (15.50%) SQL
4 14 (10.85%) C++
5 13 (10.08%) Python
6 12 (9.30%) C
7 10 (7.75%) Java
8 8 (6.20%) Perl
8 8 (6.20%) Tcl
9 7 (5.43%) Objective-C
10 5 (3.88%) PHP
11 3 (2.33%) T-SQL
11 3 (2.33%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.78%) JCL
12 1 (0.78%) R
12 1 (0.78%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 10 (7.75%) SC Cleared
1 10 (7.75%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (2.33%) MCP
2 3 (2.33%) MCTS
3 1 (0.78%) HNC
3 1 (0.78%) HND
3 1 (0.78%) Postgraduate
3 1 (0.78%) PhD
3 1 (0.78%) A+ Certification
3 1 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (16.28%) SLA
2 6 (4.65%) QA
3 2 (1.55%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.78%) TickIT
System Software
1 4 (3.10%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.78%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.78%) SCCM
Vendors
1 35 (27.13%) Microsoft
2 11 (8.53%) Adobe
3 9 (6.98%) Synopsys
4 7 (5.43%) Apple
5 6 (4.65%) IBM
6 5 (3.88%) Oracle
7 3 (2.33%) Cadence
8 2 (1.55%) NetSuite
8 2 (1.55%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.55%) Siebel
9 1 (0.78%) Cisco
9 1 (0.78%) SAP
9 1 (0.78%) Sage
9 1 (0.78%) Remedy
9 1 (0.78%) VMware
9 1 (0.78%) Sitecore
Leicester, Leicestershire
McGinnis Loy Associates
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd.
Salary: other Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leicestershire
Big Red Recruitment Midlands Ltd
Salary: Great Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Hot Rec
Salary: £22k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Car + Extensive benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
University of Leicester
Salary: Circa £75,000
Posted: 10 days ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Thermo Fisher
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Thermo Fisher
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago