The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 17 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 13 12 9
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Degree 3157 3051 3570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 14.46% 14.22% 16.05%
As % of the Qualifications category 43.95% 45.45% 46.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2364 2488 2960
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,575 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.86% -
Degree
England

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

Qualifications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
7183 6713 7662
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 32.91% 31.29% 34.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5484 5395 6538
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,250 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Degree
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Degree Salary Trend in the South East

Degree
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Degree across the South East region over the 3 months to 17 October 2014.

Degree Salary Histogram in the South East

Degree
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the South East region over the 3 months to 17 October 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
Berkshire 0 801 £40,000 -5.88% 81
Surrey +3 795 £45,000 - 95
Hampshire +6 530 £39,626 +13.21% 73
Buckinghamshire +4 262 £40,000 - 53
Oxfordshire +4 245 £35,000 -6.66% 74
East Sussex -2 182 £37,500 -6.25% 17
West Sussex -3 147 £40,500 +8.00% 22
Kent +4 121 £42,000 -6.66% 19
Middlesex -1 56 £50,000 +26.98% 3
Sussex -8 9 £45,000 -10.00%
Isle of Wight - 6 £28,750 - 1
Thames Valley -8 3 £50,000 -23.07%
M4 Corridor -8 1 £57,500 +5.02%
Degree
England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 2185 (32.98%) Computer Science
2 1689 (25.49%) SQL
3 1636 (24.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1422 (21.46%) C#
5 1350 (20.37%) Microsoft
6 1314 (19.83%) .NET
7 1268 (19.14%) JavaScript
8 1233 (18.61%) Finance
9 1225 (18.49%) Java
10 1214 (18.32%) SQL Server
11 1187 (17.91%) Software Engineering
12 1184 (17.87%) HTML
13 1057 (15.95%) Linux
14 1035 (15.62%) Windows
15 994 (15.00%) MS Excel
16 910 (13.73%) CSS
17 880 (13.28%) Project Management
18 807 (12.18%) Analytical Skills
19 781 (11.79%) C++
20 733 (11.06%) Mathematics
21 717 (10.82%) Telecoms
22 700 (10.56%) Oracle
23 691 (10.43%) ASP.NET
24 663 (10.01%) OO
25 588 (8.87%) jQuery
26 542 (8.18%) C
27 541 (8.16%) XML
28 531 (8.01%) ITIL
29 510 (7.70%) Marketing
30 485 (7.32%) MySQL

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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
1 253 (3.82%) SharePoint
2 209 (3.15%) IIS
3 197 (2.97%) Apache
4 166 (2.51%) Tomcat
5 107 (1.61%) CMS
6 84 (1.27%) WebLogic
7 78 (1.18%) SAS
8 73 (1.10%) MS Exchange
9 63 (0.95%) Node.js
10 62 (0.94%) Apache Solr
11 49 (0.74%) WordPress
11 49 (0.74%) Lync
12 48 (0.72%) WebSphere
13 38 (0.57%) Drupal
14 37 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2013
15 32 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
16 31 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2010
17 25 (0.38%) Joomla!
17 25 (0.38%) Oracle Workflow
17 25 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 994 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 323 (4.87%) MS Office
3 172 (2.60%) MS PowerPoint
4 110 (1.66%) MS Project
5 79 (1.19%) Photoshop
6 78 (1.18%) MS Visio
7 30 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
8 29 (0.44%) AutoCAD
9 26 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
10 17 (0.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 13 (0.20%) InfoPath
11 13 (0.20%) InDesign
12 10 (0.15%) Simulink
12 10 (0.15%) SPSS
13 6 (0.091%) Fireworks
13 6 (0.091%) Solid Edge
14 5 (0.075%) TargetLink
14 5 (0.075%) Edge Animate
14 5 (0.075%) Mathematica
15 4 (0.060%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 36 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 33 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
3 30 (0.45%) SAP FI
4 29 (0.44%) SAP CO
4 29 (0.44%) SAP FI/CO
5 21 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
6 18 (0.27%) SAP R/3
6 18 (0.27%) Oracle ERP
7 16 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 14 (0.21%) Google Analytics
9 13 (0.20%) JDE EnterpriseOne
9 13 (0.20%) Magento
10 11 (0.17%) HFM
10 11 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
11 9 (0.14%) SAP APO
11 9 (0.14%) SAP BPC
12 8 (0.12%) Maximo
13 7 (0.11%) SAP CRM
13 7 (0.11%) ProductWriter
14 6 (0.091%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 124 (1.87%) SaaS
2 60 (0.91%) Office 365
3 47 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 38 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
5 37 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
6 33 (0.50%) GitHub
7 9 (0.14%) IaaS
8 8 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
9 7 (0.11%) Force.com
10 6 (0.091%) PaaS
11 5 (0.075%) Google App Engine
12 4 (0.060%) Trello
13 2 (0.030%) Google Apps
13 2 (0.030%) Route 53
13 2 (0.030%) Amazon ELB
14 1 (0.015%) SuccessFactors
14 1 (0.015%) Taleo
14 1 (0.015%) Amazon S3
14 1 (0.015%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 325 (4.90%) Internet
2 262 (3.95%) Firewall
3 247 (3.73%) TCP/IP
4 190 (2.87%) HTTP
4 190 (2.87%) Wireless
5 146 (2.20%) DNS
6 135 (2.04%) LAN
7 119 (1.80%) VPN
8 116 (1.75%) SAN
9 101 (1.52%) WAN
10 96 (1.45%) Network Security
11 95 (1.43%) Broadband
12 74 (1.12%) Ethernet
13 72 (1.09%) SMTP
14 63 (0.95%) DHCP
15 61 (0.92%) 3G
16 57 (0.86%) GSM
17 54 (0.81%) Intranet
18 51 (0.77%) Radio Access Network
19 48 (0.72%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1214 (18.32%) SQL Server
2 485 (7.32%) MySQL
3 258 (3.89%) Relational Database
4 160 (2.41%) Oracle Database
5 149 (2.25%) SQL Server 2008
6 113 (1.71%) PostgreSQL
7 111 (1.68%) Data Warehouse
8 101 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 82 (1.24%) RDBMS
9 82 (1.24%) Hadoop
10 81 (1.22%) Big Data
11 77 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 64 (0.97%) NoSQL
13 59 (0.89%) SQL Server 2005
14 56 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
14 56 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
15 45 (0.68%) OLAP
16 42 (0.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 41 (0.62%) MS Access
18 38 (0.57%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 301 (4.54%) Git (software)
2 297 (4.48%) Visual Studio
3 250 (3.77%) Subversion
4 174 (2.63%) Selenium
5 154 (2.32%) NUnit
6 143 (2.16%) Team Foundation Server
7 127 (1.92%) JIRA
8 117 (1.77%) Eclipse
9 113 (1.71%) Rhino Mocks
10 93 (1.40%) JUnit
11 86 (1.30%) Maven
12 71 (1.07%) QuickTest Pro
13 68 (1.03%) Jenkins
14 67 (1.01%) Mockito
15 55 (0.83%) JMeter
16 51 (0.77%) Ant
17 46 (0.69%) Ranorex
18 35 (0.53%) Cucumber
19 33 (0.50%) TestComplete
20 32 (0.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1233 (18.61%) Finance
2 717 (10.82%) Telecoms
3 510 (7.70%) Marketing
4 245 (3.70%) Electronics
5 158 (2.38%) Manufacturing
6 153 (2.31%) Legal
7 149 (2.25%) Banking
8 144 (2.17%) Retail
9 115 (1.74%) Pharmaceutical
10 90 (1.36%) Advertising
11 89 (1.34%) Law
12 88 (1.33%) Billing
13 80 (1.21%) French Language
13 80 (1.21%) German Language
14 77 (1.16%) Publishing
15 76 (1.15%) Aerospace
16 69 (1.04%) Military
17 58 (0.88%) Games
18 49 (0.74%) Back Office
19 48 (0.72%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 2074 (31.30%) Developer
2 998 (15.06%) Analyst
3 504 (7.61%) Graduate
4 501 (7.56%) Software Developer
5 462 (6.97%) Software Engineer
6 450 (6.79%) Consultant
7 384 (5.80%) C# Developer
8 383 (5.78%) .NET Developer
9 375 (5.66%) Java Developer
10 374 (5.64%) Junior
11 311 (4.69%) Project Manager
12 292 (4.41%) Business Analyst
13 250 (3.77%) Architect
14 221 (3.34%) C# .NET Developer
15 219 (3.31%) Senior Developer
16 218 (3.29%) Graduate Developer
17 213 (3.21%) Junior Developer
18 190 (2.87%) Support Analyst
18 190 (2.87%) Tester
19 166 (2.51%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1314 (19.83%) .NET
2 1184 (17.87%) HTML
3 910 (13.73%) CSS
4 691 (10.43%) ASP.NET
5 588 (8.87%) jQuery
6 541 (8.16%) XML
7 424 (6.40%) Web Services
8 320 (4.83%) HTML5
9 266 (4.01%) J2EE
10 262 (3.95%) Ajax
11 254 (3.83%) Spring
12 246 (3.71%) .NET Framework
13 214 (3.23%) CSS3
14 181 (2.73%) WCF
15 169 (2.55%) Hibernate
16 156 (2.35%) ASP.NET MVC
17 155 (2.34%) WPF
18 137 (2.07%) JSP
18 137 (2.07%) SOAP
19 123 (1.86%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2185 (32.98%) Computer Science
2 807 (12.18%) Analytical Skills
3 733 (11.06%) Mathematics
4 429 (6.47%) Management Information System
5 252 (3.80%) Physics
6 247 (3.73%) User Experience
7 178 (2.69%) Enterprise Software
8 169 (2.55%) Social Media
9 165 (2.49%) Open Source
10 163 (2.46%) Algorithms
11 140 (2.11%) Mobile App
12 131 (1.98%) Statistics
13 109 (1.65%) Life Science
14 81 (1.22%) Client/Server
15 79 (1.19%) Visualisation
16 68 (1.03%) Smartphone
17 67 (1.01%) Chemistry
18 61 (0.92%) Clustering
19 59 (0.89%) Kindle
20 58 (0.88%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1057 (15.95%) Linux
2 1035 (15.62%) Windows
3 437 (6.60%) UNIX
4 181 (2.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 166 (2.51%) Android
6 140 (2.11%) Windows Server 2003
7 119 (1.80%) Apple iOS
8 93 (1.40%) Windows 7
9 74 (1.12%) Solaris
10 61 (0.92%) Mac OS X
11 54 (0.81%) AIX
11 54 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
12 53 (0.80%) Windows 8
13 40 (0.60%) Windows XP
14 30 (0.45%) Embedded Linux
15 28 (0.42%) CentOS
15 28 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 25 (0.38%) Debian
17 23 (0.35%) Ubuntu
18 20 (0.30%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1636 (24.69%) Agile Software Development
2 1187 (17.91%) Software Engineering
3 880 (13.28%) Project Management
4 663 (10.01%) OO
5 531 (8.01%) ITIL
6 460 (6.94%) Scrum
7 444 (6.70%) MVC
8 417 (6.29%) PRINCE2
9 374 (5.64%) TDD
10 354 (5.34%) Mentoring
11 318 (4.80%) Unit Testing
12 280 (4.23%) Web Development
13 276 (4.17%) CRM
14 253 (3.82%) Information Security
15 248 (3.74%) Service Delivery
15 248 (3.74%) E-Commerce
16 235 (3.55%) Business Analysis
17 232 (3.50%) Business Intelligence
18 231 (3.49%) Risk Management
19 230 (3.47%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 1689 (25.49%) SQL
2 1422 (21.46%) C#
3 1268 (19.14%) JavaScript
4 1225 (18.49%) Java
5 781 (11.79%) C++
6 542 (8.18%) C
7 338 (5.10%) PHP
8 292 (4.41%) Python
9 267 (4.03%) VB.NET
10 185 (2.79%) PL/SQL
11 183 (2.76%) T-SQL
12 181 (2.73%) Perl
13 131 (1.98%) VB
14 112 (1.69%) Bash Shell
15 104 (1.57%) Ruby
16 88 (1.33%) Embedded C
17 79 (1.19%) Shell Script
18 58 (0.88%) Embedded C++
19 54 (0.81%) Objective-C
20 53 (0.80%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 457 (6.90%) Security Cleared
2 221 (3.34%) ISEB
3 210 (3.17%) SC Cleared
4 182 (2.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 172 (2.60%) CISSP
6 150 (2.26%) Cisco Certification
7 128 (1.93%) PMI Certification
8 113 (1.71%) MCSE
9 106 (1.60%) PhD
10 99 (1.49%) CISM
11 90 (1.36%) PMP
12 86 (1.30%) CISA
13 78 (1.18%) ISTQB
14 76 (1.15%) CCNA
15 66 (1.00%) HND
16 65 (0.98%) CTC Cleared
17 61 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
18 58 (0.88%) MBA
19 53 (0.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
20 49 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 414 (6.25%) QA
2 196 (2.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 191 (2.88%) SLA
4 168 (2.54%) ISO 9001
5 112 (1.69%) PCI DSS
6 52 (0.78%) COBIT
7 42 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 37 (0.56%) JSP 440
9 19 (0.29%) ISO 14001
10 13 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 12 (0.18%) GxP
11 12 (0.18%) Data Quality
12 11 (0.17%) GCP
13 10 (0.15%) ISO 9000
14 9 (0.14%) GAMP
14 9 (0.14%) COSO
15 7 (0.11%) Solvency II
16 6 (0.091%) P3O
17 4 (0.060%) JTAG
17 4 (0.060%) HL7
System Software
1 267 (4.03%) Active Directory
2 182 (2.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 58 (0.88%) vSphere
4 56 (0.85%) Firmware
5 46 (0.69%) VMware ESX
6 41 (0.62%) VMware ESXi
7 36 (0.54%) Hyper-V
8 28 (0.42%) IMail Server
9 22 (0.33%) NFS
10 20 (0.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 14 (0.21%) Snort
12 13 (0.20%) XenApp
13 10 (0.15%) XenServer
13 10 (0.15%) vCloud
13 10 (0.15%) ISA Server
13 10 (0.15%) VMware Workstation
13 10 (0.15%) Sendmail
14 9 (0.14%) Forefront TMG
14 9 (0.14%) UAG
14 9 (0.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 103 (1.55%) HP Quality Center
2 44 (0.66%) Nagios
3 39 (0.59%) Puppet
4 24 (0.36%) Hadoop YARN
5 23 (0.35%) SCCM
5 23 (0.35%) SCOM
6 18 (0.27%) Zenoss
7 16 (0.24%) NetBackup
7 16 (0.24%) Tivoli
8 15 (0.23%) SCVMM
9 13 (0.20%) Backup Exec
10 11 (0.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 11 (0.17%) Munin
11 10 (0.15%) Opsview
12 8 (0.12%) WSUS
12 8 (0.12%) Cacti
12 8 (0.12%) HP Data Protector
13 7 (0.11%) Netcool
13 7 (0.11%) Opscode Chef
14 6 (0.091%) PureDisk
Vendors
1 1350 (20.37%) Microsoft
2 700 (10.56%) Oracle
3 282 (4.26%) VMware
4 266 (4.01%) Cisco
5 243 (3.67%) SAP
6 158 (2.38%) HP
7 97 (1.46%) IBM
8 95 (1.43%) Citrix
9 80 (1.21%) Business Objects
10 69 (1.04%) JBoss
10 69 (1.04%) Adobe
11 67 (1.01%) EMC
11 67 (1.01%) Google
12 66 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
13 64 (0.97%) Red Hat
14 53 (0.80%) TOWER Software
15 52 (0.78%) Juniper
16 46 (0.69%) Cognos
17 45 (0.68%) Sun
18 43 (0.65%) Huawei
Bracknell, Berkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £70K + £5K Car + 20% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K basic + 5K Car Allow + Benefi6s
Posted: 8 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum +10% bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Richmond, Surrey
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Helathcare
Posted: 14 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Research Councils UK
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £22000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £52000 Per Annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 Per Annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Lewes, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Lewes, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago