The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 27 20 5
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -15
Permanent jobs citing Degree 4 3 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 3.39% 3.41% 23.98%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.38% 15.79% 56.63%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 35
Average salary £36,250 - £25,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 - £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Degree
West Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
26 19 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 22.03% 21.59% 42.35%
Number of salaries quoted 24 10 64
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £17,500 £21,700
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Degree
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Degree Salary Trend in Shropshire

Degree
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 20 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
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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
Telford -12 1 £35,000 -
Ludlow - 1 £37,500 -
Shrewsbury - 1 £47,500 -
Degree
West Midlands

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 6 (60.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
4 3 (30.00%) WCF
4 3 (30.00%) HTML
4 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (30.00%) Web Services
4 3 (30.00%) Windows
4 3 (30.00%) Intranet
4 3 (30.00%) CRM
4 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (20.00%) Scrum
5 2 (20.00%) MVC
5 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
5 2 (20.00%) WinForms
5 2 (20.00%) Terminal Services
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (20.00%) Citrix
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (20.00%) Client/Server
5 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
5 2 (20.00%) SOA

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (10.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (10.00%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (20.00%) MS Office
3 1 (10.00%) Pro/ENGINEER
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Intranet
2 1 (10.00%) DDNS
2 1 (10.00%) NAS
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) DTS
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (20.00%) Subversion
2 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (20.00%) Mercurial
3 1 (10.00%) NUnit
General
1 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Software Developer
3 3 (30.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (30.00%) C# Software Developer
3 3 (30.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (30.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) C++ Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (10.00%) Operations Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Design Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Programmer
5 1 (10.00%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) .NET
1 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (30.00%) Web Services
2 3 (30.00%) WCF
2 3 (30.00%) HTML
3 2 (20.00%) WPF
3 2 (20.00%) WinForms
4 1 (10.00%) Ajax
4 1 (10.00%) LINQ
4 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) CRM
1 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (20.00%) SOA
2 2 (20.00%) MVC
2 2 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (10.00%) OO
3 1 (10.00%) RUP
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (10.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (10.00%) Finite Element Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) C#
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (20.00%) C++
5 1 (10.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (10.00%) MCAD
2 1 (10.00%) MCSD
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (20.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) XenServer
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) Lotus
3 1 (10.00%) SolidWorks
3 1 (10.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) Telerik
3 1 (10.00%) Typemock