The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire 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 22 12
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -10
Permanent jobs citing Degree 95 50 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 10.11% 7.70% 15.53%
As % of the Qualifications category 29.97% 32.05% 39.53%
Number of salaries quoted 77 45 98
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,700 £26,350
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,100 £42,750
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.31% +1.33%
Degree
East Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
317 156 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 33.72% 24.04% 39.29%
Number of salaries quoted 278 142 235
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £22,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Degree
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Degree Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Degree
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

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

Degree Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

Degree
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +4 72 £37,500 +15.38% 8
Kettering - 3 £52,500 - 3
Corby +7 1 £42,000 +31.25%
Daventry -6 1 £45,000 +106.47%
Towcester - 1 £22,500 -
Degree
East Midlands

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 70 (38.25%) Computer Science
2 64 (34.97%) Software Engineering
3 57 (31.15%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (25.14%) SQL
5 43 (23.50%) Java
6 41 (22.40%) Linux
7 39 (21.31%) JavaScript
8 37 (20.22%) C#
9 36 (19.67%) J2EE
9 36 (19.67%) Struts
9 36 (19.67%) Sun
9 36 (19.67%) Sun Certification
10 35 (19.13%) Web Development
10 35 (19.13%) .NET
11 34 (18.58%) XML
12 32 (17.49%) Windows
13 31 (16.94%) Finance
14 26 (14.21%) Microsoft
15 25 (13.66%) ASP.NET
15 25 (13.66%) HTML
16 23 (12.57%) EJB
16 23 (12.57%) JSP
16 23 (12.57%) Web Services
16 23 (12.57%) JUnit
16 23 (12.57%) Unit Testing
16 23 (12.57%) Enterprise Software
17 22 (12.02%) SQL Server
17 22 (12.02%) Business Analysis
18 21 (11.48%) jQuery
19 18 (9.84%) Telecoms

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 (8.74%) SharePoint
2 15 (8.20%) Apache
2 15 (8.20%) Tomcat
3 6 (3.28%) MS Exchange
3 6 (3.28%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (2.73%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.09%) Lync
6 1 (0.55%) CICS
6 1 (0.55%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.55%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (5.46%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.73%) MS Project
3 4 (2.19%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.09%) CATIA
4 2 (1.09%) MS Office
5 1 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (3.28%) SAP SD
2 1 (0.55%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.37%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.64%) Internet
3 2 (1.09%) Extranet
3 2 (1.09%) Intranet
4 1 (0.55%) DHCP
4 1 (0.55%) DNS
4 1 (0.55%) SSL
4 1 (0.55%) Firewall
4 1 (0.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (12.02%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (3.28%) SAP BW
4 3 (1.64%) QlikView
5 2 (1.09%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.09%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.09%) MS Access
6 1 (0.55%) MySQL
6 1 (0.55%) DB2
6 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 23 (12.57%) JUnit
2 14 (7.65%) Visual Studio
3 13 (7.10%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (2.73%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 3 (1.64%) Selenium
6 1 (0.55%) FitNesse
6 1 (0.55%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.55%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.55%) JIRA
General
1 31 (16.94%) Finance
2 18 (9.84%) Telecoms
3 17 (9.29%) Marketing
4 15 (8.20%) Games
5 6 (3.28%) Electronics
6 5 (2.73%) Legal
7 4 (2.19%) Law
7 4 (2.19%) Retail
8 1 (0.55%) Billing
8 1 (0.55%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.55%) Banking
8 1 (0.55%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.55%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.55%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 73 (39.89%) Developer
2 65 (35.52%) Analyst
3 40 (21.86%) Business Analyst
4 36 (19.67%) Java Developer
4 36 (19.67%) J2EE Developer
4 36 (19.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 20 (10.93%) C# .NET Developer
5 20 (10.93%) C# Developer
6 19 (10.38%) Support Analyst
7 17 (9.29%) Software Developer
8 15 (8.20%) Graduate
9 13 (7.10%) Software Engineer
9 13 (7.10%) .NET Developer
9 13 (7.10%) Developer Analyst
9 13 (7.10%) Software Support Analyst
9 13 (7.10%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 13 (7.10%) C# Software Developer
10 12 (6.56%) Senior Design Engineer
10 12 (6.56%) Design Engineer
11 8 (4.37%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (19.67%) J2EE
1 36 (19.67%) Struts
2 35 (19.13%) .NET
3 34 (18.58%) XML
4 25 (13.66%) HTML
4 25 (13.66%) ASP.NET
5 23 (12.57%) EJB
5 23 (12.57%) JSP
5 23 (12.57%) Web Services
6 21 (11.48%) jQuery
7 18 (9.84%) WPF
8 17 (9.29%) Servlets
9 16 (8.74%) WCF
10 15 (8.20%) Silverlight
11 13 (7.10%) Hibernate
11 13 (7.10%) Spring
12 11 (6.01%) Ajax
13 10 (5.46%) CSS
14 9 (4.92%) .NET Framework
14 9 (4.92%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 70 (38.25%) Computer Science
2 23 (12.57%) Enterprise Software
3 17 (9.29%) Mathematics
4 16 (8.74%) N-Tier
5 15 (8.20%) Physics
6 13 (7.10%) Firmware
7 11 (6.01%) Blog
8 10 (5.46%) MPEG
8 10 (5.46%) VHDL
9 5 (2.73%) Social Media
10 4 (2.19%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 4 (2.19%) Open Source
11 3 (1.64%) NHS
12 2 (1.09%) FMCG
12 2 (1.09%) iPhone
12 2 (1.09%) RIA
13 1 (0.55%) IBM Mainframe
13 1 (0.55%) Credit Risk
13 1 (0.55%) Visualisation
13 1 (0.55%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 41 (22.40%) Linux
2 32 (17.49%) Windows
3 9 (4.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.09%) Android
4 2 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.55%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.55%) UNIX
5 1 (0.55%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.55%) zOS
5 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (34.97%) Software Engineering
2 57 (31.15%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (19.13%) Web Development
4 23 (12.57%) Unit Testing
5 22 (12.02%) Business Analysis
6 17 (9.29%) PRINCE2
6 17 (9.29%) OOD
7 13 (7.10%) TDD
8 12 (6.56%) SOA
8 12 (6.56%) OO
8 12 (6.56%) E-Commerce
9 11 (6.01%) Project Management
9 11 (6.01%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (6.01%) Technical Architecture
10 10 (5.46%) Waterfall
11 9 (4.92%) Programme Management
12 8 (4.37%) Pair Programming
12 8 (4.37%) CRM
12 8 (4.37%) DevOps
13 7 (3.83%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 46 (25.14%) SQL
2 43 (23.50%) Java
3 39 (21.31%) JavaScript
4 37 (20.22%) C#
5 16 (8.74%) C++
6 14 (7.65%) C
7 5 (2.73%) VB
8 4 (2.19%) Embedded C
9 2 (1.09%) Embedded C++
9 2 (1.09%) ABAP
9 2 (1.09%) PHP
9 2 (1.09%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.55%) COBOL
10 1 (0.55%) Perl
10 1 (0.55%) Python
10 1 (0.55%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.55%) JCL
10 1 (0.55%) Ruby
10 1 (0.55%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 36 (19.67%) Sun Certification
2 15 (8.20%) PhD
3 13 (7.10%) OCPJP
3 13 (7.10%) OCMJD
4 12 (6.56%) ISEB
4 12 (6.56%) SC Cleared
4 12 (6.56%) Security Cleared
5 5 (2.73%) ISTQB
5 5 (2.73%) MBA
6 4 (2.19%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (1.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (1.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (1.09%) PMP
8 2 (1.09%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.55%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 1 (0.55%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.55%) CCNA
9 1 (0.55%) MCP
9 1 (0.55%) HND
9 1 (0.55%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.28%) SLA
1 6 (3.28%) QA
2 2 (1.09%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.09%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (1.09%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.55%) RACF
Systems Management
1 1 (0.55%) Tivoli
1 1 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 36 (19.67%) Sun
2 26 (14.21%) Microsoft
3 17 (9.29%) Oracle
4 12 (6.56%) EMC
5 8 (4.37%) SAP
6 4 (2.19%) Twitter
7 3 (1.64%) VMware
7 3 (1.64%) Cognos
7 3 (1.64%) Cognizant
8 2 (1.09%) Siemens
8 2 (1.09%) PTC
9 1 (0.55%) Citrix
9 1 (0.55%) IBM
9 1 (0.55%) Business Objects
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £35,000
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
The One Group
Salary: £20k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £35,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £40,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
St Andrews
Salary: From £30,065 to £42,282 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Northampton
Real Staffing
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 11 days ago
Northamptonshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Pension, Holiday, Share Options, Bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
Northamptonshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago