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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 21 10 6
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -4
Permanent jobs citing Degree 11 14 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 8.09% 8.92% 10.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 22.45% 31.82% 35.94%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 19
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 £48,500 £20,700 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £47,500 £69,000
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
49 44 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 36.03% 28.03% 28.70%
Number of salaries quoted 29 34 49
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £42,050
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £85,000 £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 3 June 2015.

Degree Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 June 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%) Project Management
2 10 (47.62%) Flash
2 10 (47.62%) Photoshop
2 10 (47.62%) Workflow
2 10 (47.62%) Advertising
2 10 (47.62%) User Experience
3 9 (42.86%) Analytics
3 9 (42.86%) Social Media
3 9 (42.86%) jQuery
3 9 (42.86%) Umbraco
3 9 (42.86%) WordPress
3 9 (42.86%) Magento
3 9 (42.86%) Content Management
3 9 (42.86%) SEO
3 9 (42.86%) Marketing
3 9 (42.86%) Web Development
3 9 (42.86%) Statistics
3 9 (42.86%) Photography
3 9 (42.86%) CMS
3 9 (42.86%) InDesign
3 9 (42.86%) Web Design
3 9 (42.86%) Adobe
3 9 (42.86%) Dreamweaver
3 9 (42.86%) CSS
3 9 (42.86%) HTML
3 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 9 (42.86%) PHP
3 9 (42.86%) E-Commerce
4 7 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 7 (33.33%) Change Management

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 9 (42.86%) CMS
1 9 (42.86%) Umbraco
1 9 (42.86%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (47.62%) Photoshop
2 9 (42.86%) InDesign
3 6 (28.57%) MS Office
3 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
3 6 (28.57%) MS Visio
4 1 (4.76%) Maya
4 1 (4.76%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (4.76%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 9 (42.86%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 9 (42.86%) Dreamweaver
General
1 10 (47.62%) Advertising
2 9 (42.86%) Marketing
3 7 (33.33%) Finance
3 7 (33.33%) Banking
3 7 (33.33%) Retail
3 7 (33.33%) Retail Banking
4 2 (9.52%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Project Manager
2 2 (9.52%) Head of IT
2 2 (9.52%) IT Director
3 1 (4.76%) Flash Games Developer
3 1 (4.76%) UI Developer
3 1 (4.76%) UI Programmer
3 1 (4.76%) Developer
3 1 (4.76%) Consultant
3 1 (4.76%) Senior Manager
3 1 (4.76%) Games Developer
3 1 (4.76%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (4.76%) Flash Developer
3 1 (4.76%) Software Consultant
3 1 (4.76%) Training Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (47.62%) Flash
2 9 (42.86%) jQuery
2 9 (42.86%) HTML
2 9 (42.86%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (47.62%) User Experience
2 9 (42.86%) Social Media
2 9 (42.86%) Statistics
2 9 (42.86%) Photography
3 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.76%) Motion Graphics
4 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.76%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (4.76%) Graphic Design
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Project Management
2 10 (47.62%) Workflow
3 9 (42.86%) Web Design
3 9 (42.86%) E-Commerce
3 9 (42.86%) SEO
3 9 (42.86%) Content Management
3 9 (42.86%) Web Development
3 9 (42.86%) Analytics
4 7 (33.33%) SDLC
4 7 (33.33%) Business Analysis
4 7 (33.33%) Programme Management
4 7 (33.33%) Change Management
4 7 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 7 (33.33%) PRINCE2
5 2 (9.52%) Business Development
6 1 (4.76%) Time Management
6 1 (4.76%) UX Design
6 1 (4.76%) Software Deployment
6 1 (4.76%) OO
6 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
1 9 (42.86%) PHP
2 1 (4.76%) ActionScript
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Adobe
2 6 (28.57%) Microsoft