The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 21 6 12
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +6
Permanent jobs citing Degree 72 105 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 10.29% 15.35% 13.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 40.68% 50.97% 48.99%
Number of salaries quoted 62 74 69
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +10.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
Degree
South Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
177 206 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 25.29% 30.12% 26.75%
Number of salaries quoted 153 152 142
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% -1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,920 £24,150 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Degree
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Degree Salary Trend in Sheffield

Degree
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Degree across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Degree Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 59 (43.07%) C#
2 57 (41.61%) Computer Science
3 56 (40.88%) .NET
4 54 (39.42%) Software Engineering
5 50 (36.50%) Agile Software Development
6 48 (35.04%) Java
7 30 (21.90%) Windows
8 26 (18.98%) C++
9 25 (18.25%) JavaScript
9 25 (18.25%) ASP.NET
9 25 (18.25%) Scrum
9 25 (18.25%) Git (software)
10 24 (17.52%) SQL Server
10 24 (17.52%) C
11 23 (16.79%) HTML
11 23 (16.79%) Oracle
11 23 (16.79%) Linux
11 23 (16.79%) Microsoft
12 22 (16.06%) SQL
12 22 (16.06%) Continuous Integration
13 20 (14.60%) Analytical Skills
14 19 (13.87%) UNIX
14 19 (13.87%) CSS
14 19 (13.87%) Mathematics
15 18 (13.14%) Web Services
16 17 (12.41%) WPF
16 17 (12.41%) Hibernate
16 17 (12.41%) TDD
17 16 (11.68%) Subversion
17 16 (11.68%) Silverlight

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 (10.95%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.65%) nginx
2 5 (3.65%) WordPress
2 5 (3.65%) Umbraco
3 3 (2.19%) WebSphere
3 3 (2.19%) WebLogic
3 3 (2.19%) JBoss
4 1 (0.73%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.73%) IIS
4 1 (0.73%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (7.30%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.46%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.46%) MS Office
2 2 (1.46%) Acrobat
2 2 (1.46%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.46%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.73%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (5.84%) Oracle ERP
2 4 (2.92%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.73%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.65%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (3.65%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (3.65%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (3.65%) Amazon ELB
2 3 (2.19%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.76%) Internet
1 12 (8.76%) Wireless
2 11 (8.03%) TCP/IP
3 10 (7.30%) GPRS
3 10 (7.30%) GSM
3 10 (7.30%) Ethernet
4 7 (5.11%) Firewall
5 5 (3.65%) VLAN
5 5 (3.65%) VPN
5 5 (3.65%) DNS
5 5 (3.65%) SNMP
5 5 (3.65%) DHCP
5 5 (3.65%) Network Security
6 1 (0.73%) Cisco IPT
6 1 (0.73%) MPLS
6 1 (0.73%) LAN
6 1 (0.73%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (17.52%) SQL Server
2 16 (11.68%) MySQL
3 14 (10.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (9.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (9.49%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (8.76%) Oracle Database
5 12 (8.76%) Oracle Database 10g
5 12 (8.76%) Oracle9i Database
5 12 (8.76%) Oracle Database 11g
5 12 (8.76%) SQL Server 2005
6 10 (7.30%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (5.11%) Big Data
8 5 (3.65%) MongoDB
9 4 (2.92%) Relational Database
9 4 (2.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (2.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.73%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 25 (18.25%) Git (software)
2 16 (11.68%) Subversion
3 15 (10.95%) Jenkins
4 14 (10.22%) Maven
4 14 (10.22%) Eclipse
5 12 (8.76%) JIRA
6 9 (6.57%) Selenium
6 9 (6.57%) JUnit
6 9 (6.57%) Liquibase
7 7 (5.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 7 (5.11%) WebDriver
8 5 (3.65%) GDB
9 4 (2.92%) Visual Studio
10 3 (2.19%) Ant
11 2 (1.46%) Dreamweaver
11 2 (1.46%) Xcode
General
1 15 (10.95%) Finance
2 12 (8.76%) Retail
3 10 (7.30%) Electronics
3 10 (7.30%) Marketing
4 9 (6.57%) Manufacturing
5 6 (4.38%) Banking
6 5 (3.65%) Games
7 3 (2.19%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.73%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.73%) Law
8 1 (0.73%) Legal
Job Titles
1 62 (45.26%) Developer
2 23 (16.79%) Software Developer
3 21 (15.33%) Graduate
4 19 (13.87%) C# Developer
5 18 (13.14%) Software Engineer
6 15 (10.95%) Graduate Developer
6 15 (10.95%) C# .NET Developer
7 14 (10.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 13 (9.49%) Consultant
9 12 (8.76%) C# Software Developer
9 12 (8.76%) Java Developer
10 11 (8.03%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 11 (8.03%) Junior
11 10 (7.30%) Analyst
12 8 (5.84%) Tester
12 8 (5.84%) Business Transformation Consultant
12 8 (5.84%) Business Consultant
12 8 (5.84%) Graduate Software Developer
13 7 (5.11%) Junior Developer
14 6 (4.38%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (40.88%) .NET
2 25 (18.25%) ASP.NET
3 23 (16.79%) HTML
4 19 (13.87%) CSS
5 18 (13.14%) Web Services
6 17 (12.41%) WPF
6 17 (12.41%) Hibernate
7 16 (11.68%) Silverlight
7 16 (11.68%) WCF
8 14 (10.22%) Spring
8 14 (10.22%) WinForms
9 13 (9.49%) XML
10 12 (8.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 12 (8.76%) RESTful
10 12 (8.76%) MFC
11 9 (6.57%) Ajax
11 9 (6.57%) JSON
11 9 (6.57%) J2EE
11 9 (6.57%) JSP
11 9 (6.57%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 57 (41.61%) Computer Science
2 20 (14.60%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (13.87%) Mathematics
4 11 (8.03%) Embedded Systems
5 10 (7.30%) Home Automation
6 7 (5.11%) Replication
6 7 (5.11%) Physics
6 7 (5.11%) Mobile App
7 5 (3.65%) Animation
7 5 (3.65%) Smartphone
7 5 (3.65%) Client/Server
7 5 (3.65%) Telematics
7 5 (3.65%) Digital Media
8 4 (2.92%) Data Structures
8 4 (2.92%) Algorithms
8 4 (2.92%) Visualisation
8 4 (2.92%) Graphic Design
9 3 (2.19%) CLARiiON
9 3 (2.19%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.46%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 30 (21.90%) Windows
2 23 (16.79%) Linux
3 19 (13.87%) UNIX
4 9 (6.57%) Ubuntu
5 8 (5.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (4.38%) Apple iOS
6 6 (4.38%) Android
7 5 (3.65%) Mac OS
8 4 (2.92%) SUSE
9 3 (2.19%) Solaris
10 2 (1.46%) AIX
11 1 (0.73%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.73%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (39.42%) Software Engineering
2 50 (36.50%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (18.25%) Scrum
4 22 (16.06%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (12.41%) TDD
6 15 (10.95%) OO
7 13 (9.49%) DevOps
8 12 (8.76%) OOP
9 11 (8.03%) Web Development
10 10 (7.30%) MVC
11 8 (5.84%) Business Transformation
11 8 (5.84%) Project Management
11 8 (5.84%) ERP
11 8 (5.84%) Web Design
12 7 (5.11%) Creative Marketing
12 7 (5.11%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (5.11%) Test Planning
13 5 (3.65%) CAD
13 5 (3.65%) CAE
13 5 (3.65%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 59 (43.07%) C#
2 48 (35.04%) Java
3 26 (18.98%) C++
4 25 (18.25%) JavaScript
5 24 (17.52%) C
6 22 (16.06%) SQL
7 11 (8.03%) PHP
8 10 (7.30%) Embedded C
8 10 (7.30%) Embedded C++
8 10 (7.30%) Assembly Language
9 5 (3.65%) Ruby
9 5 (3.65%) Shell Script
9 5 (3.65%) VB.NET
9 5 (3.65%) ActionScript
10 4 (2.92%) VB
10 4 (2.92%) VB6
11 3 (2.19%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.46%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.46%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.73%) Lua
Qualifications
1 13 (9.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.46%) GWAPT
2 2 (1.46%) GPEN
2 2 (1.46%) OSCP
2 2 (1.46%) OSCE
2 2 (1.46%) PhD
2 2 (1.46%) CISSP
2 2 (1.46%) ISEB
2 2 (1.46%) CISA
2 2 (1.46%) CISM
2 2 (1.46%) GCIH
2 2 (1.46%) CEH
3 1 (0.73%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
3 1 (0.73%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (0.73%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.73%) MBA
3 1 (0.73%) CCDA
3 1 (0.73%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.73%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.30%) JTAG
2 7 (5.11%) QA
3 2 (1.46%) HIPAA
3 2 (1.46%) SLA
4 1 (0.73%) WAI
System Software
1 10 (7.30%) Firmware
2 5 (3.65%) Xen
2 5 (3.65%) KVM
3 1 (0.73%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (8.03%) Puppet
2 7 (5.11%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (5.11%) Vagrant
3 5 (3.65%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 23 (16.79%) Oracle
1 23 (16.79%) Microsoft
2 13 (9.49%) EMC
3 10 (7.30%) Lauterbach
3 10 (7.30%) NEC
4 9 (6.57%) Cisco
5 8 (5.84%) SAP
6 7 (5.11%) Red Hat
7 3 (2.19%) VMware
7 3 (2.19%) Kofax
7 3 (2.19%) NetApp
7 3 (2.19%) Citrix
8 2 (1.46%) Adobe
9 1 (0.73%) Minitab
9 1 (0.73%) Google
9 1 (0.73%) HP
9 1 (0.73%) Remedy
9 1 (0.73%) Sybase
9 1 (0.73%) Pega
9 1 (0.73%) Twitter
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Coventry, sheffield
Trustmarque
Salary: £45,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 12 days ago
Sheffield
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £15000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago