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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 19 11 11
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Permanent jobs citing Degree 90 134 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 11.35% 19.01% 17.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 53.89% 63.21% 51.91%
Number of salaries quoted 81 126 95
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +26.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £59,250 £45,000
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
167 212 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 21.06% 30.07% 33.29%
Number of salaries quoted 150 197 200
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 £22,639 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,256 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 47 £43,401 +26.16% 8
Lutterworth -12 9 £32,500 -7.14%
Loughborough +4 8 £30,500 +22.00%
Hinckley +2 3 £57,500 +112.96%
Market Harborough - 3 £22,500 - 1
Degree
East Midlands

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 90 (43.90%) Windows
2 84 (40.98%) SQL
3 62 (30.24%) Agile Software Development
4 53 (25.85%) Automated Testing
5 45 (21.95%) Finance
5 45 (21.95%) Windows Server 2008
6 40 (19.51%) Computer Science
6 40 (19.51%) C++
7 39 (19.02%) .NET
7 39 (19.02%) Windows XP
7 39 (19.02%) Windows Server 2003
7 39 (19.02%) Windows Vista
7 39 (19.02%) Mobile App
8 38 (18.54%) SQL Server
9 33 (16.10%) Microsoft
10 32 (15.61%) Software Engineering
11 31 (15.12%) Software Testing
12 30 (14.63%) Smartcard
12 30 (14.63%) C#
13 26 (12.68%) OO
14 25 (12.20%) ISO 9001
15 24 (11.71%) XML
15 24 (11.71%) Biometrics
15 24 (11.71%) Identity Management
15 24 (11.71%) TickIT
15 24 (11.71%) Cyber Security
16 23 (11.22%) HTML
16 23 (11.22%) PRINCE2
17 22 (10.73%) JavaScript
18 20 (9.76%) Project Management

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 8 (3.90%) Apache
2 7 (3.41%) WordPress
2 7 (3.41%) IIS
3 6 (2.93%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.46%) nginx
5 2 (0.98%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.98%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.49%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.49%) DNN
6 1 (0.49%) Site Server
6 1 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.49%) Lync
Applications
1 16 (7.80%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.46%) MS Office
3 2 (0.98%) Simulink
4 1 (0.49%) Maya
4 1 (0.49%) 3ds Max
4 1 (0.49%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.49%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (3.41%) Magento
2 4 (1.95%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.98%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.49%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.49%) Google Apps
1 1 (0.49%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.41%) Firewall
2 4 (1.95%) Wireless
3 3 (1.46%) LTE
3 3 (1.46%) Internet
4 2 (0.98%) LAN
5 1 (0.49%) WLAN
5 1 (0.49%) WAN
5 1 (0.49%) DHCP
5 1 (0.49%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.49%) VPN
5 1 (0.49%) DNS
5 1 (0.49%) MPLS
5 1 (0.49%) BGP
5 1 (0.49%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.49%) PABX
5 1 (0.49%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (18.54%) SQL Server
2 17 (8.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 17 (8.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (6.34%) MySQL
4 10 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (3.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (2.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (1.95%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (0.98%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (7.32%) Visual Studio
2 10 (4.88%) JIRA
3 8 (3.90%) NUnit
4 5 (2.44%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.46%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (1.46%) Subversion
6 2 (0.98%) Bitbucket
6 2 (0.98%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.49%) MSTest
7 1 (0.49%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.49%) CruiseControl
7 1 (0.49%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.49%) LabVIEW
7 1 (0.49%) Jenkins
General
1 45 (21.95%) Finance
2 12 (5.85%) Aerospace
3 9 (4.39%) Electronics
3 9 (4.39%) Marketing
4 7 (3.41%) Retail
5 6 (2.93%) Multimedia
6 5 (2.44%) Law
6 5 (2.44%) Legal
7 3 (1.46%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.46%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 52 (25.37%) Developer
2 33 (16.10%) Test Engineer
3 21 (10.24%) Analyst
3 21 (10.24%) Software Engineer
4 17 (8.29%) Tester
5 16 (7.80%) C++ Developer
6 15 (7.32%) Software Developer
6 15 (7.32%) C++ Software Developer
7 12 (5.85%) Support Engineer
8 10 (4.88%) Senior Software Engineer
9 8 (3.90%) Administrator
9 8 (3.90%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 8 (3.90%) Software Test Engineer
9 8 (3.90%) PHP Developer
9 8 (3.90%) Solutions Analyst
10 7 (3.41%) Web Developer
11 6 (2.93%) Systems Engineer
11 6 (2.93%) DBA
11 6 (2.93%) Technical Support
11 6 (2.93%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (19.02%) .NET
2 24 (11.71%) XML
3 23 (11.22%) HTML
4 20 (9.76%) CSS
5 15 (7.32%) COM+
5 15 (7.32%) ASP.NET
6 12 (5.85%) HTML5
7 11 (5.37%) jQuery
8 10 (4.88%) MFC
9 8 (3.90%) XSLT
10 6 (2.93%) LINQ
10 6 (2.93%) Ajax
11 5 (2.44%) Middleware
11 5 (2.44%) LINQ to SQL
12 4 (1.95%) Web Services
12 4 (1.95%) CSS3
13 3 (1.46%) REST
13 3 (1.46%) SOAP
13 3 (1.46%) J2EE
14 2 (0.98%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 40 (19.51%) Computer Science
2 39 (19.02%) Mobile App
3 30 (14.63%) Smartcard
4 24 (11.71%) Biometrics
5 15 (7.32%) Mathematics
6 10 (4.88%) Firmware
7 9 (4.39%) VHDL
7 9 (4.39%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (3.90%) Device Driver
9 7 (3.41%) Management Information System
9 7 (3.41%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (2.44%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 3 (1.46%) Social Media
12 2 (0.98%) Open Source
12 2 (0.98%) User Experience
12 2 (0.98%) FMCG
12 2 (0.98%) NHS
13 1 (0.49%) Thin Client
13 1 (0.49%) E-Learning
13 1 (0.49%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 90 (43.90%) Windows
2 45 (21.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 39 (19.02%) Windows XP
3 39 (19.02%) Windows Server 2003
3 39 (19.02%) Windows Vista
4 10 (4.88%) Linux
5 8 (3.90%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.98%) UNIX
7 1 (0.49%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.49%) CentOS
7 1 (0.49%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (30.24%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (25.85%) Automated Testing
3 32 (15.61%) Software Engineering
4 31 (15.12%) Software Testing
5 26 (12.68%) OO
6 24 (11.71%) Identity Management
6 24 (11.71%) Cyber Security
7 23 (11.22%) PRINCE2
8 20 (9.76%) ITIL
8 20 (9.76%) Project Management
9 15 (7.32%) Manual Testing
10 14 (6.83%) Service Management
11 13 (6.34%) Configuration Management
12 12 (5.85%) Web Development
12 12 (5.85%) Business Analysis
13 10 (4.88%) ERP
14 9 (4.39%) E-Commerce
14 9 (4.39%) Change Management
14 9 (4.39%) Regression Testing
14 9 (4.39%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 84 (40.98%) SQL
2 40 (19.51%) C++
3 30 (14.63%) C#
4 22 (10.73%) JavaScript
5 15 (7.32%) Python
6 13 (6.34%) C
7 11 (5.37%) PHP
8 10 (4.88%) T-SQL
9 6 (2.93%) Java
10 5 (2.44%) MATLAB
11 4 (1.95%) VB
11 4 (1.95%) VB.NET
12 3 (1.46%) VBScript
12 3 (1.46%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.46%) Perl
13 2 (0.98%) XQuery
13 2 (0.98%) Tcl
14 1 (0.49%) VBA
14 1 (0.49%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 11 (5.37%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (4.88%) ISEB
3 9 (4.39%) MCSE
4 6 (2.93%) Microsoft Certified Master
4 6 (2.93%) MCSM
5 4 (1.95%) CISSP
5 4 (1.95%) CISM
6 3 (1.46%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.46%) Postgraduate
6 3 (1.46%) MCSD
7 2 (0.98%) HNC
7 2 (0.98%) HND
7 2 (0.98%) CCNA
7 2 (0.98%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.98%) CISA
8 1 (0.49%) MySQL Certification
8 1 (0.49%) CRISC
8 1 (0.49%) OCP
8 1 (0.49%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.49%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (12.20%) ISO 9001
2 24 (11.71%) TickIT
3 4 (1.95%) QA
4 3 (1.46%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.98%) COBIT
5 2 (0.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.49%) BS25999
System Software
1 7 (3.41%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.98%) HDFS
3 1 (0.49%) GPFS
3 1 (0.49%) XenApp
3 1 (0.49%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (0.49%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 33 (16.10%) Microsoft
2 17 (8.29%) Oracle
3 10 (4.88%) SAP
4 8 (3.90%) Perforce
5 5 (2.44%) JD Edwards
6 4 (1.95%) Xilinx
7 2 (0.98%) Zend
7 2 (0.98%) Telerik
7 2 (0.98%) Sun
8 1 (0.49%) EMC
8 1 (0.49%) Citrix
8 1 (0.49%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.49%) Siebel
8 1 (0.49%) Cisco
8 1 (0.49%) Google
8 1 (0.49%) Adobe
8 1 (0.49%) Sage
8 1 (0.49%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.49%) Autodesk
8 1 (0.49%) ATG
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £15000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Market Harborough
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leicestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £33000 - £45000 per annum + pension + Bonus + 35 days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Computer Project Services Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicestershire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40847.00 - £45954.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Hays - University of Leicester
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicestershire
NES Global Talent
Salary: £40000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Leicester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £47000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Leicestershire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Holiday, Flexi-time
Posted: 10 days ago
Leicestershire
Cobham
Posted: 11 days ago
Leicester
Huxley Associates
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Leicester
Three People
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits based on experience
Posted: 14 days ago
Leicestershire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £70000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, flexible hours
Posted: 17 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
University of Leicester
Salary: Competitive salary package of £48,473 - £54,841
Posted: 18 days ago
Leicestershire
Churchill Frank
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago