The table below looks at the statistics 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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 17 21 6
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -15
Permanent jobs citing Degree 72 36 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 10.64% 9.76% 20.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 29.03% 36.73% 44.61%
Number of salaries quoted 57 35 90
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,900 £26,350
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.31% +1.33%
Degree
Northamptonshire

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

Qualifications Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
248 98 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 36.63% 26.56% 45.95%
Number of salaries quoted 227 93 197
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 August 2014.

Degree Salary Histogram in Northampton

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 67 (47.86%) Computer Science
2 60 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 49 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (30.00%) Java
5 40 (28.57%) Linux
6 39 (27.86%) SQL
7 36 (25.71%) J2EE
7 36 (25.71%) Struts
7 36 (25.71%) Sun
7 36 (25.71%) Sun Certification
8 35 (25.00%) JavaScript
9 33 (23.57%) Web Development
10 32 (22.86%) XML
11 31 (22.14%) C#
12 30 (21.43%) Windows
13 28 (20.00%) .NET
14 26 (18.57%) Microsoft
15 23 (16.43%) JUnit
15 23 (16.43%) Web Services
15 23 (16.43%) EJB
15 23 (16.43%) JSP
15 23 (16.43%) Unit Testing
15 23 (16.43%) Enterprise Software
16 22 (15.71%) Finance
17 20 (14.29%) HTML
17 20 (14.29%) ASP.NET
18 19 (13.57%) jQuery
19 18 (12.86%) Telecoms
19 18 (12.86%) WPF
20 17 (12.14%) OOD

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 15 (10.71%) Apache
1 15 (10.71%) Tomcat
2 12 (8.57%) SharePoint
3 6 (4.29%) MS Exchange
4 5 (3.57%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.43%) Lync
Applications
1 10 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.86%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.43%) CATIA
3 2 (1.43%) MS Office
4 1 (0.71%) MS Project
4 1 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (4.29%) SAP SD
2 1 (0.71%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.43%) Intranet
2 2 (1.43%) Internet
2 2 (1.43%) Extranet
3 1 (0.71%) Firewall
3 1 (0.71%) Wireless
3 1 (0.71%) DNS
3 1 (0.71%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (11.43%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.29%) SAP BW
3 3 (2.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.71%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 23 (16.43%) JUnit
2 13 (9.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (8.57%) Visual Studio
4 5 (3.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (1.43%) Selenium
General
1 22 (15.71%) Finance
2 18 (12.86%) Telecoms
3 15 (10.71%) Marketing
3 15 (10.71%) Games
4 4 (2.86%) Law
4 4 (2.86%) Legal
5 1 (0.71%) Retail
5 1 (0.71%) Billing
Job Titles
1 64 (45.71%) Developer
2 56 (40.00%) Analyst
3 36 (25.71%) Java Developer
3 36 (25.71%) J2EE Developer
3 36 (25.71%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 33 (23.57%) Business Analyst
5 20 (14.29%) C# Developer
5 20 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
6 19 (13.57%) Support Analyst
7 17 (12.14%) Software Developer
8 13 (9.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 13 (9.29%) C# Software Developer
8 13 (9.29%) Developer Analyst
8 13 (9.29%) Software Support Analyst
9 12 (8.57%) .NET Developer
10 10 (7.14%) Graduate
11 9 (6.43%) Software Engineer
12 7 (5.00%) Support Engineer
12 7 (5.00%) Applications Support
12 7 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (25.71%) J2EE
1 36 (25.71%) Struts
2 32 (22.86%) XML
3 28 (20.00%) .NET
4 23 (16.43%) EJB
4 23 (16.43%) JSP
4 23 (16.43%) Web Services
5 20 (14.29%) HTML
5 20 (14.29%) ASP.NET
6 19 (13.57%) jQuery
7 18 (12.86%) WPF
8 17 (12.14%) Servlets
9 15 (10.71%) Silverlight
9 15 (10.71%) WCF
10 13 (9.29%) Hibernate
10 13 (9.29%) Spring
11 11 (7.86%) Ajax
12 8 (5.71%) HTML5
13 6 (4.29%) .NET Framework
14 5 (3.57%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 67 (47.86%) Computer Science
2 23 (16.43%) Enterprise Software
3 16 (11.43%) N-Tier
3 16 (11.43%) Mathematics
4 15 (10.71%) Physics
5 11 (7.86%) Blog
6 4 (2.86%) Open Source
7 2 (1.43%) RIA
7 2 (1.43%) iPhone
8 1 (0.71%) FMCG
8 1 (0.71%) Social Media
8 1 (0.71%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 40 (28.57%) Linux
2 30 (21.43%) Windows
3 9 (6.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.43%) Android
5 1 (0.71%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.71%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 49 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (23.57%) Web Development
4 23 (16.43%) Unit Testing
5 17 (12.14%) OOD
6 14 (10.00%) Business Analysis
7 13 (9.29%) PRINCE2
8 12 (8.57%) OO
9 11 (7.86%) E-Commerce
9 11 (7.86%) SOA
9 11 (7.86%) Project Management
9 11 (7.86%) Technical Architecture
10 10 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (7.14%) TDD
11 8 (5.71%) Pair Programming
11 8 (5.71%) CRM
11 8 (5.71%) DevOps
12 7 (5.00%) Image Processing
13 6 (4.29%) Scrum
14 5 (3.57%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 42 (30.00%) Java
2 39 (27.86%) SQL
3 35 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 31 (22.14%) C#
5 13 (9.29%) C++
6 9 (6.43%) C
7 5 (3.57%) VB
8 2 (1.43%) ABAP
8 2 (1.43%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.71%) Python
9 1 (0.71%) Perl
Qualifications
1 36 (25.71%) Sun Certification
2 15 (10.71%) PhD
3 13 (9.29%) OCPJP
3 13 (9.29%) OCMJD
4 9 (6.43%) ISEB
5 4 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.43%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.43%) PMP
6 2 (1.43%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.71%) MBA
7 1 (0.71%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 1 (0.71%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 1 (0.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.71%) CCNA
7 1 (0.71%) MCP
7 1 (0.71%) HND
7 1 (0.71%) MCSE
7 1 (0.71%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.29%) SLA
2 2 (1.43%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 36 (25.71%) Sun
2 26 (18.57%) Microsoft
3 13 (9.29%) Oracle
4 8 (5.71%) SAP
5 4 (2.86%) Twitter
6 2 (1.43%) PTC
6 2 (1.43%) Siemens
7 1 (0.71%) VMware
7 1 (0.71%) Citrix
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