The first table below looks at the demand for Degree in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Northampton region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 15 14 5
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -9
Permanent jobs citing Degree 64 44 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 10.11% 12.90% 19.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 28.83% 43.14% 50.29%
Number of salaries quoted 54 42 85
Average salary £35,000 £31,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £41,050 £51,350 £44,900
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Qualifications Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
222 102 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 35.07% 29.91% 38.43%
Number of salaries quoted 208 97 166
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £22,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Degree
Northamptonshire

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Degree
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Degree Salary Trend in Northampton

Degree
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Degree across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Degree Salary Histogram in Northampton

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 75 (54.74%) Computer Science
2 58 (42.34%) Software Engineering
3 47 (34.31%) Java
4 44 (32.12%) Agile Software Development
5 42 (30.66%) Linux
6 39 (28.47%) J2EE
7 34 (24.82%) SQL
7 34 (24.82%) Windows
8 33 (24.09%) Sun
8 33 (24.09%) C#
8 33 (24.09%) Struts
8 33 (24.09%) Sun Certification
9 32 (23.36%) Web Development
10 30 (21.90%) JavaScript
11 26 (18.98%) XML
11 26 (18.98%) .NET
12 23 (16.79%) Unit Testing
13 22 (16.06%) Enterprise Software
13 22 (16.06%) WPF
13 22 (16.06%) EJB
13 22 (16.06%) Web Services
13 22 (16.06%) JSP
13 22 (16.06%) JUnit
14 21 (15.33%) Finance
15 20 (14.60%) PhD
15 20 (14.60%) Mathematics
16 19 (13.87%) Physics
16 19 (13.87%) Games
17 18 (13.14%) Telecoms
17 18 (13.14%) HTML

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 16 (11.68%) Tomcat
2 15 (10.95%) Apache
3 5 (3.65%) SharePoint
3 5 (3.65%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.46%) Mule
5 1 (0.73%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (4.38%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.92%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.73%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.73%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (5.11%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.38%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.73%) DNS
2 1 (0.73%) Firewall
2 1 (0.73%) Wireless
2 1 (0.73%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (12.41%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.11%) SAP BW
3 3 (2.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.46%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.46%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.73%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.73%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.73%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.73%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 22 (16.06%) JUnit
2 18 (13.14%) Visual Studio
3 14 (10.22%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (5.84%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 3 (2.19%) Subversion
6 1 (0.73%) Maven
6 1 (0.73%) Selenium
6 1 (0.73%) Hudson
6 1 (0.73%) Ant
General
1 21 (15.33%) Finance
2 19 (13.87%) Games
3 18 (13.14%) Telecoms
4 13 (9.49%) Marketing
5 5 (3.65%) Law
5 5 (3.65%) Legal
6 1 (0.73%) Retail
Job Titles
1 61 (44.53%) Developer
2 47 (34.31%) Analyst
3 33 (24.09%) Java Developer
3 33 (24.09%) J2EE Developer
3 33 (24.09%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 23 (16.79%) C# Developer
4 23 (16.79%) C# .NET Developer
5 22 (16.06%) Business Analyst
6 17 (12.41%) Software Developer
6 17 (12.41%) Support Analyst
6 17 (12.41%) C# Software Developer
7 14 (10.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 14 (10.22%) .NET Developer
8 12 (8.76%) Software Engineer
9 11 (8.03%) Developer Analyst
9 11 (8.03%) Software Support Analyst
10 10 (7.30%) C++ Software Engineer
10 10 (7.30%) C Software Engineer
10 10 (7.30%) Graduate
11 8 (5.84%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (28.47%) J2EE
2 33 (24.09%) Struts
3 26 (18.98%) XML
3 26 (18.98%) .NET
4 22 (16.06%) EJB
4 22 (16.06%) JSP
4 22 (16.06%) Web Services
4 22 (16.06%) WPF
5 18 (13.14%) HTML
6 17 (12.41%) Servlets
7 15 (10.95%) ASP.NET
7 15 (10.95%) jQuery
8 14 (10.22%) WCF
8 14 (10.22%) Silverlight
9 11 (8.03%) Hibernate
9 11 (8.03%) Spring
10 10 (7.30%) HTML5
11 8 (5.84%) WinForms
12 6 (4.38%) .NET Framework
13 5 (3.65%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 75 (54.74%) Computer Science
2 22 (16.06%) Enterprise Software
3 20 (14.60%) Mathematics
4 19 (13.87%) Physics
5 13 (9.49%) N-Tier
6 9 (6.57%) Blog
7 4 (2.92%) Open Source
8 2 (1.46%) Social Media
8 2 (1.46%) RIA
9 1 (0.73%) FMCG
9 1 (0.73%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 42 (30.66%) Linux
2 34 (24.82%) Windows
3 6 (4.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.46%) UNIX
5 1 (0.73%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.73%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.73%) CentOS
5 1 (0.73%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (42.34%) Software Engineering
2 44 (32.12%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (23.36%) Web Development
4 23 (16.79%) Unit Testing
5 17 (12.41%) OOD
6 11 (8.03%) E-Commerce
6 11 (8.03%) Business Analysis
7 10 (7.30%) TDD
7 10 (7.30%) SOA
7 10 (7.30%) Image Processing
8 9 (6.57%) PRINCE2
8 9 (6.57%) OO
9 8 (5.84%) Pair Programming
9 8 (5.84%) Technical Architecture
9 8 (5.84%) DevOps
10 7 (5.11%) CRM
10 7 (5.11%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (4.38%) Scrum
12 5 (3.65%) Project Management
12 5 (3.65%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 47 (34.31%) Java
2 34 (24.82%) SQL
3 33 (24.09%) C#
4 30 (21.90%) JavaScript
5 16 (11.68%) C++
6 12 (8.76%) C
7 2 (1.46%) C-shell
7 2 (1.46%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.46%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.46%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.46%) ABAP
8 1 (0.73%) Python
8 1 (0.73%) Perl
8 1 (0.73%) PHP
8 1 (0.73%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 33 (24.09%) Sun Certification
2 20 (14.60%) PhD
3 11 (8.03%) OCPJP
3 11 (8.03%) OCMJD
4 6 (4.38%) ISEB
5 3 (2.19%) RHCE
6 2 (1.46%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.46%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.46%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.46%) CCNA
7 1 (0.73%) MCP
7 1 (0.73%) HND
7 1 (0.73%) MCSE
7 1 (0.73%) MCDBA
7 1 (0.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.73%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.46%) QA
2 1 (0.73%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.19%) Squid
2 1 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.73%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.73%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 33 (24.09%) Sun
2 17 (12.41%) Oracle
3 16 (11.68%) Microsoft
4 9 (6.57%) SAP
5 6 (4.38%) JBoss
6 4 (2.92%) Twitter
7 2 (1.46%) VMware
8 1 (0.73%) Facebook
8 1 (0.73%) Citrix
8 1 (0.73%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.73%) Adobe
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