The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT jobs advertised for the M4 Corridor region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 12 4 18
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +14
Permanent jobs citing Degree 1 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 3.85% 13.33% 6.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.14% 40.00% 9.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 5
Average salary £57,500 £54,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.02% +36.87%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Degree
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the M4 Corridor region.

Qualifications Category
M4 Corridor
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
14 5 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 53.85% 33.33% 65.43%
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 35
Average salary £62,500 £65,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +62.50%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Degree across the M4 Corridor region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in the M4 Corridor

Degree
Salary Trend in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Degree across the M4 Corridor region.

Degree Salary Trend in the M4 Corridor

Degree
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the M4 Corridor

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the M4 Corridor 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 2 (66.67%) EMC
1 2 (66.67%) Electronics
1 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
1 2 (66.67%) Product Management
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Velocity
2 1 (33.33%) JAX-WS
2 1 (33.33%) JavaFX
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) JDBC
2 1 (33.33%) JSP
2 1 (33.33%) Servlets
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) HND
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) Swing
2 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (33.33%) J2SE
2 1 (33.33%) PhD
2 1 (33.33%) HTTP

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in the M4 Corridor by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the M4 Corridor 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 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
General
1 2 (66.67%) Electronics
1 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Hardware Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Hardware Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Hardware Design Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) J2EE
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) JDBC
1 1 (33.33%) JSP
1 1 (33.33%) Servlets
1 1 (33.33%) XML
1 1 (33.33%) Swing
1 1 (33.33%) J2SE
1 1 (33.33%) Velocity
1 1 (33.33%) JAX-WS
1 1 (33.33%) JavaFX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Product Management
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) HND
1 1 (33.33%) PhD
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) EMC
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle