The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT jobs advertised for the Letchworth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 10 12 17
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Permanent jobs citing Degree 4 20 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 10.26% 11.76% 14.04%
As % of the Qualifications category 28.57% 36.36% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 20 8
Average salary £23,000 £47,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-51.57% +90.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Degree
Hertfordshire

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

Qualifications Category
Letchworth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
14 55 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 35.90% 32.35% 21.05%
Number of salaries quoted 12 55 11
Average salary £47,000 £34,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.23% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Letchworth

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Letchworth

Degree
Salary Trend in Letchworth

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

Degree Salary Trend in Letchworth

Degree
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Letchworth

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Letchworth 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 5 (71.43%) SQL
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) TDD
2 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Data Mapping
2 3 (42.86%) OWASP
2 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (42.86%) ATDD
2 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
2 3 (42.86%) MVC
2 3 (42.86%) Scrum
2 3 (42.86%) VBA
2 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) MS Office
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
2 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 3 (42.86%) ISEB
2 3 (42.86%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Computer Science

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Letchworth by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Letchworth 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.

Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Office
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Software Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Business Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Graduate
2 2 (28.57%) Business Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Applications Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
1 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) TDD
2 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Data Mapping
2 3 (42.86%) OWASP
2 3 (42.86%) ATDD
2 3 (42.86%) MVC
2 3 (42.86%) Scrum
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) VBA
2 3 (42.86%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) ISEB
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle