The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT jobs advertised for the Loughborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 3 7 10
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Permanent jobs citing Degree 8 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Loughborough 21.62% 17.14% 4.88%
As % of the Qualifications category 66.67% 46.15% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 2
Average salary £30,500 £25,000 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £18,000 £18,800
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £45,000 £21,200
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Degree
Leicestershire

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

Qualifications Category
Loughborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
12 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Loughborough 32.43% 37.14% 17.07%
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 6
Average salary £30,000 £50,000 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +104.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £14,000 £19,800 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,700 £37,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Loughborough

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Loughborough

Degree
Salary Trend in Loughborough

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

Degree Salary Trend in Loughborough

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Loughborough

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Loughborough 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 (29.41%) Software Engineering
2 3 (17.65%) C#
2 3 (17.65%) C++
2 3 (17.65%) MySQL
2 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio
2 3 (17.65%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) Wireless
2 3 (17.65%) Electronics
2 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
2 3 (17.65%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 3 (17.65%) Xilinx
2 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
2 3 (17.65%) LTE
3 2 (11.76%) MFC
3 2 (11.76%) ITIL
3 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
3 2 (11.76%) Linux
3 2 (11.76%) OO
3 2 (11.76%) Postgraduate
3 2 (11.76%) MCSE
3 2 (11.76%) Apache
3 2 (11.76%) Python
3 2 (11.76%) Sun
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
3 2 (11.76%) Finance
3 2 (11.76%) Device Driver
3 2 (11.76%) Perforce
3 2 (11.76%) NUnit

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Loughborough by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Loughborough 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 2 (11.76%) Apache
1 2 (11.76%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) Wireless
1 3 (17.65%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio
2 2 (11.76%) NUnit
2 2 (11.76%) JIRA
2 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.76%) Mercurial
General
1 3 (17.65%) Electronics
1 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (17.65%) Software Engineer
1 3 (17.65%) Developer
2 2 (11.76%) Design Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Senior Software Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Electronics Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Mechanical Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Python Developer
2 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
2 2 (11.76%) Project Manager
2 2 (11.76%) Verification Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) IT Technician
3 1 (5.88%) Graduate Hardware Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Tester
3 1 (5.88%) Graduate
3 1 (5.88%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Manual Test Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Service Desk Team Leader
3 1 (5.88%) Relationships Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Software Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) MFC
1 2 (11.76%) Django
2 1 (5.88%) HTML5
2 1 (5.88%) Direct3D
2 1 (5.88%) HTML
2 1 (5.88%) CSS
2 1 (5.88%) OpenGL
2 1 (5.88%) DirectX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.76%) FMCG
2 2 (11.76%) Open Source
2 2 (11.76%) Device Driver
3 1 (5.88%) GIS
3 1 (5.88%) User Experience
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Linux
3 1 (5.88%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Software Engineering
2 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
2 2 (11.76%) Coaching
2 2 (11.76%) Project Planning
2 2 (11.76%) Web Development
2 2 (11.76%) Stress Analysis
2 2 (11.76%) Dependency Management
2 2 (11.76%) ITIL
2 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
2 2 (11.76%) OO
2 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
3 1 (5.88%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.88%) Asset Management
3 1 (5.88%) ERP
3 1 (5.88%) Project Management
3 1 (5.88%) Android Development
3 1 (5.88%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) C#
1 3 (17.65%) C++
2 2 (11.76%) Python
3 1 (5.88%) Delphi
3 1 (5.88%) Java
3 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.88%) PHP
3 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Postgraduate
1 2 (11.76%) MCSE
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
1 3 (17.65%) Xilinx
2 2 (11.76%) Sun
2 2 (11.76%) Perforce