The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 7 16 11
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Permanent jobs citing Degree 12 13 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 12.12% 7.07% 9.95%
As % of the Qualifications category 48.00% 31.71% 31.34%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 18
Average salary £55,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.14% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,000 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £35,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Degree
England

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

Qualifications Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
25 41 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 25.25% 22.28% 31.75%
Number of salaries quoted 18 34 48
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £35,000 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Degree
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Degree Salary Trend in the Midlands

Degree
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Degree across the Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Degree Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 11 (52.38%) HTML
1 11 (52.38%) JavaScript
1 11 (52.38%) PHP
1 11 (52.38%) Photoshop
1 11 (52.38%) CSS
1 11 (52.38%) Flash
1 11 (52.38%) E-Commerce
1 11 (52.38%) Dreamweaver
1 11 (52.38%) Adobe
1 11 (52.38%) SEO
1 11 (52.38%) Workflow
1 11 (52.38%) InDesign
1 11 (52.38%) Web Design
1 11 (52.38%) Advertising
1 11 (52.38%) CMS
1 11 (52.38%) Content Management
1 11 (52.38%) Statistics
1 11 (52.38%) Marketing
1 11 (52.38%) Web Development
1 11 (52.38%) Photography
1 11 (52.38%) WordPress
1 11 (52.38%) Magento
1 11 (52.38%) Social Media
1 11 (52.38%) Analytics
1 11 (52.38%) User Experience
1 11 (52.38%) jQuery
1 11 (52.38%) Umbraco
2 9 (42.86%) Project Management
3 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 6 (28.57%) MS Visio

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 11 (52.38%) CMS
1 11 (52.38%) Umbraco
1 11 (52.38%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (52.38%) Photoshop
1 11 (52.38%) InDesign
2 6 (28.57%) MS Office
2 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 6 (28.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (52.38%) Magento
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle EBS
Development Applications
1 11 (52.38%) Dreamweaver
General
1 11 (52.38%) Advertising
1 11 (52.38%) Marketing
2 6 (28.57%) Finance
2 6 (28.57%) Banking
2 6 (28.57%) Retail
2 6 (28.57%) Retail Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 2 (9.52%) Head of IT
2 2 (9.52%) IT Director
3 1 (4.76%) ERP Consultant
3 1 (4.76%) Consultant
3 1 (4.76%) Senior Manager
3 1 (4.76%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (52.38%) HTML
1 11 (52.38%) CSS
1 11 (52.38%) Flash
1 11 (52.38%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 11 (52.38%) Statistics
1 11 (52.38%) Photography
1 11 (52.38%) Social Media
1 11 (52.38%) User Experience
2 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) E-Commerce
1 11 (52.38%) SEO
1 11 (52.38%) Workflow
1 11 (52.38%) Web Design
1 11 (52.38%) Content Management
1 11 (52.38%) Web Development
1 11 (52.38%) Analytics
2 9 (42.86%) Project Management
3 6 (28.57%) Change Management
3 6 (28.57%) Risk Management
3 6 (28.57%) Programme Management
3 6 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 6 (28.57%) Business Analysis
4 2 (9.52%) Business Development
5 1 (4.76%) Time Management
5 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.76%) ERP
5 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) JavaScript
1 11 (52.38%) PHP
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Adobe
2 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) SAP