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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 13 13 12
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing Degree 2871 3039 3576
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 14.86% 14.15% 15.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 47.60% 45.14% 45.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2264 2225 2881
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
6032 6732 7803
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.23% 31.35% 33.01%
Number of salaries quoted 4881 5045 6172
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016. 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
Surrey +5 683 £41,500 -12.63% 76
Berkshire 0 674 £49,500 +4.21% 82
Hampshire +4 455 £37,500 -6.25% 54
Buckinghamshire +5 291 £42,500 +13.33% 17
Oxfordshire -1 250 £43,500 +16.00% 36
West Sussex +1 214 £40,000 - 20
East Sussex +8 166 £32,000 -21.95% 9
Kent +1 126 £30,000 -14.28% 12
Middlesex +6 26 £55,000 +29.41% 4
Thames Valley - 4 £100,000 -
Sussex -1 2 £42,500 -26.08%
Degree
England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 2348 (40.32%) Computer Science
2 1528 (26.24%) Agile Software Development
3 1444 (24.80%) SQL
4 1409 (24.20%) Finance
5 1246 (21.40%) C#
6 1164 (19.99%) Software Engineering
7 1091 (18.74%) JavaScript
8 1078 (18.51%) HTML
9 1054 (18.10%) Microsoft
10 1049 (18.01%) .NET
11 1030 (17.69%) Windows
12 1009 (17.33%) Java
13 991 (17.02%) SQL Server
14 927 (15.92%) C++
15 840 (14.43%) Analytical Skills
16 836 (14.36%) Linux
17 835 (14.34%) CSS
18 712 (12.23%) Mathematics
19 711 (12.21%) MS Excel
20 699 (12.00%) Telecoms
21 652 (11.20%) Project Management
22 569 (9.77%) Oracle
23 548 (9.41%) Web Services
24 532 (9.14%) OO
25 500 (8.59%) SDLC
26 494 (8.48%) C
27 489 (8.40%) XML
28 465 (7.99%) QA
29 443 (7.61%) ASP.NET
30 430 (7.38%) Scrum

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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
1 218 (3.74%) IIS
2 183 (3.14%) Apache
3 147 (2.52%) SharePoint
4 115 (1.97%) CMS
5 102 (1.75%) Node.js
5 102 (1.75%) Tomcat
6 91 (1.56%) MS Exchange
7 89 (1.53%) JBoss
8 74 (1.27%) WebLogic
9 72 (1.24%) SAS
10 71 (1.22%) WebSphere
11 41 (0.70%) nginx
12 38 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2010
12 38 (0.65%) Umbraco
12 38 (0.65%) WordPress
13 36 (0.62%) Confluence
14 29 (0.50%) CICS
14 29 (0.50%) Skype for Business
15 28 (0.48%) WebSphere Application Server
16 27 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 711 (12.21%) MS Excel
2 265 (4.55%) MS Office
3 102 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 98 (1.68%) MS Visio
5 84 (1.44%) MS Project
6 40 (0.69%) Photoshop
7 37 (0.64%) SPSS
8 21 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
9 17 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 13 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
11 11 (0.19%) InDesign
11 11 (0.19%) Simulink
12 7 (0.12%) AutoCAD
13 6 (0.10%) Maple
13 6 (0.10%) OrCAD
13 6 (0.10%) SOLIDWORKS
14 5 (0.086%) 3ds Max
15 3 (0.052%) Adobe After Effects
15 3 (0.052%) FrameMaker
15 3 (0.052%) Maya
Business Applications
1 60 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 37 (0.64%) Dynamics NAV
3 34 (0.58%) SAP HCM
4 31 (0.53%) Oracle EBS R12
5 29 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
6 27 (0.46%) SAP HR
7 26 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
8 24 (0.41%) SAP Payroll
9 23 (0.39%) Oracle ERP
10 22 (0.38%) HFM
10 22 (0.38%) Hyperion Planning
10 22 (0.38%) SAP ERP
11 17 (0.29%) VisionPLUS
12 16 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 14 (0.24%) Dynamics GP
13 14 (0.24%) Unit4 Business World
14 13 (0.22%) Lorenzo
15 12 (0.21%) Salesforce.com CRM
16 11 (0.19%) Primavera
17 9 (0.15%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 228 (3.92%) SaaS
2 89 (1.53%) Amazon AWS
3 66 (1.13%) Cloud Computing
4 63 (1.08%) Office 365
5 34 (0.58%) GitHub
6 26 (0.45%) Microsoft Azure
7 23 (0.39%) SuccessFactors
8 20 (0.34%) Google Analytics
9 19 (0.33%) Force.com
9 19 (0.33%) PaaS
10 12 (0.21%) Adobe Analytics
10 12 (0.21%) Yammer
11 7 (0.12%) IaaS
12 6 (0.10%) AdWords
13 5 (0.086%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 5 (0.086%) Amazon EC2
14 2 (0.034%) Amazon EMR
14 2 (0.034%) AWS CloudFormation
14 2 (0.034%) Google Apps
14 2 (0.034%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 226 (3.88%) Firewall
2 221 (3.80%) TCP/IP
3 200 (3.43%) Internet
4 166 (2.85%) DNS
5 118 (2.03%) LAN
6 111 (1.91%) WAN
7 97 (1.67%) VPN
8 93 (1.60%) Wireless
9 84 (1.44%) SMTP
10 82 (1.41%) Network Security
10 82 (1.41%) VoIP
11 81 (1.39%) SAN
12 70 (1.20%) SSL
13 67 (1.15%) HTTP
14 59 (1.01%) Ethernet
15 57 (0.98%) DHCP
16 48 (0.82%) FTP
17 47 (0.81%) MPLS
18 46 (0.79%) Wi-Fi
19 36 (0.62%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 991 (17.02%) SQL Server
2 285 (4.89%) Big Data
3 282 (4.84%) MySQL
4 263 (4.52%) Relational Database
5 151 (2.59%) NoSQL
6 142 (2.44%) Oracle Database
7 95 (1.63%) Data Warehouse
8 86 (1.48%) SQL Server 2008
9 84 (1.44%) BusinessObjects
10 82 (1.41%) RDBMS
11 71 (1.22%) Data Mining
12 67 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 66 (1.13%) Hadoop
14 64 (1.10%) DB2
15 62 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 59 (1.01%) MongoDB
16 59 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
17 56 (0.96%) GIS
18 54 (0.93%) Oracle BI EE
19 49 (0.84%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 368 (6.32%) Visual Studio
2 265 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 238 (4.09%) Git (software)
4 156 (2.68%) Subversion
5 142 (2.44%) JIRA
6 109 (1.87%) Jenkins
7 85 (1.46%) NUnit
8 82 (1.41%) Eclipse
9 74 (1.27%) JUnit
10 68 (1.17%) Selenium
11 67 (1.15%) Rhino Mocks
12 49 (0.84%) Maven
13 40 (0.69%) Bugzilla
14 35 (0.60%) ERwin
15 31 (0.53%) GCC
16 30 (0.52%) LSMW
17 29 (0.50%) TestNG
18 28 (0.48%) Ant
19 26 (0.45%) WebDriver
20 23 (0.39%) HP UFT
General
1 1409 (24.20%) Finance
2 699 (12.00%) Telecoms
3 342 (5.87%) Marketing
4 234 (4.02%) Electronics
5 219 (3.76%) Retail
6 211 (3.62%) Banking
7 186 (3.19%) Manufacturing
8 117 (2.01%) Aerospace
9 100 (1.72%) Legal
10 95 (1.63%) Billing
11 88 (1.51%) Automotive
12 72 (1.24%) Advertising
13 68 (1.17%) Pharmaceutical
14 66 (1.13%) Local Government
15 63 (1.08%) Games
16 56 (0.96%) Law
17 52 (0.89%) Publishing
18 38 (0.65%) French Language
19 31 (0.53%) Financial Institution
19 31 (0.53%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 1793 (30.79%) Developer
2 788 (13.53%) Analyst
3 552 (9.48%) C# Developer
4 491 (8.43%) Software Engineer
5 444 (7.62%) Graduate
6 435 (7.47%) Software Developer
7 406 (6.97%) .NET Developer
8 350 (6.01%) Consultant
9 325 (5.58%) Junior
10 306 (5.26%) Java Developer
11 303 (5.20%) Senior Developer
12 273 (4.69%) Project Manager
13 267 (4.59%) C# .NET Developer
14 217 (3.73%) Business Analyst
15 216 (3.71%) Graduate Developer
16 211 (3.62%) Architect
17 207 (3.55%) C# Software Developer
18 190 (3.26%) C++ Developer
19 182 (3.13%) Junior Developer
20 168 (2.89%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1078 (18.51%) HTML
2 1049 (18.01%) .NET
3 835 (14.34%) CSS
4 548 (9.41%) Web Services
5 489 (8.40%) XML
6 443 (7.61%) ASP.NET
7 419 (7.20%) jQuery
8 352 (6.04%) HTML5
9 230 (3.95%) Ajax
10 206 (3.54%) AngularJS
11 197 (3.38%) Spring
12 192 (3.30%) CSS3
13 160 (2.75%) SOAP
14 159 (2.73%) .NET Framework
15 154 (2.64%) RESTful
16 148 (2.54%) J2EE
17 143 (2.46%) ASP.NET MVC
18 140 (2.40%) WPF
19 139 (2.39%) JSP
20 134 (2.30%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2348 (40.32%) Computer Science
2 840 (14.43%) Analytical Skills
3 712 (12.23%) Mathematics
4 317 (5.44%) Management Information System
5 181 (3.11%) Physics
6 179 (3.07%) Enterprise Software
7 172 (2.95%) Mobile App
8 165 (2.83%) Algorithms
9 139 (2.39%) Data Centre
9 139 (2.39%) User Experience
10 130 (2.23%) Visualisation
11 111 (1.91%) Embedded Systems
12 99 (1.70%) Driving Licence
13 96 (1.65%) Social Media
14 86 (1.48%) PMI
15 85 (1.46%) Mainframe
16 67 (1.15%) Data Integration
17 66 (1.13%) Smart Meter
18 65 (1.12%) Statistics
19 62 (1.06%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1030 (17.69%) Windows
2 836 (14.36%) Linux
3 317 (5.44%) Unix
4 250 (4.29%) Windows Server
5 182 (3.13%) Android
6 153 (2.63%) Apple iOS
7 78 (1.34%) Windows Server 2012
8 72 (1.24%) Windows Server 2008
9 44 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 44 (0.76%) Windows 7
10 43 (0.74%) Windows 8
11 36 (0.62%) Solaris
12 34 (0.58%) VxWorks
13 30 (0.52%) Windows Mobile
13 30 (0.52%) Windows XP
14 29 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
15 26 (0.45%) Mac OS X
16 20 (0.34%) Embedded Linux
17 17 (0.29%) AIX
18 15 (0.26%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 1528 (26.24%) Agile Software Development
2 1164 (19.99%) Software Engineering
3 652 (11.20%) Project Management
4 532 (9.14%) OO
5 500 (8.59%) SDLC
6 430 (7.38%) Scrum
7 392 (6.73%) TDD
8 349 (5.99%) MVC
9 336 (5.77%) Continuous Improvement
9 336 (5.77%) ITIL
10 333 (5.72%) CRM
11 314 (5.39%) Unit Testing
12 302 (5.19%) Web Development
13 295 (5.07%) PRINCE2
14 290 (4.98%) Analytics
15 284 (4.88%) Mentoring
16 279 (4.79%) Business Intelligence
17 256 (4.40%) Continuous Integration
18 239 (4.10%) Presales
19 236 (4.05%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 1444 (24.80%) SQL
2 1246 (21.40%) C#
3 1091 (18.74%) JavaScript
4 1009 (17.33%) Java
5 927 (15.92%) C++
6 494 (8.48%) C
7 419 (7.20%) Python
8 247 (4.24%) PHP
9 198 (3.40%) Perl
10 176 (3.02%) VB.NET
11 161 (2.76%) T-SQL
12 153 (2.63%) Ruby
13 143 (2.46%) VB
14 128 (2.20%) PL/SQL
15 92 (1.58%) Shell Script
16 85 (1.46%) R
17 73 (1.25%) VBA
18 59 (1.01%) MATLAB
19 57 (0.98%) Bash Shell
20 54 (0.93%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 252 (4.33%) Security Cleared
2 195 (3.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 171 (2.94%) SC Cleared
4 153 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
5 142 (2.44%) ISEB
6 131 (2.25%) PMI Certification
7 130 (2.23%) CISSP
8 114 (1.96%) CCNA
9 93 (1.60%) PhD
10 88 (1.51%) ISTQB
11 81 (1.39%) MCSE
12 67 (1.15%) CISA
12 67 (1.15%) PMP
13 65 (1.12%) CISM
14 61 (1.05%) DV Cleared
15 56 (0.96%) HND
16 48 (0.82%) CCNP
17 43 (0.74%) MCSA
18 41 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
19 40 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 465 (7.99%) QA
2 120 (2.06%) SLA
3 108 (1.85%) ISO 9001
4 98 (1.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 77 (1.32%) PCI DSS
6 32 (0.55%) COBIT
7 28 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 26 (0.45%) Data Quality
9 20 (0.34%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 20 (0.34%) RMADS
10 17 (0.29%) TickIT
11 15 (0.26%) ISO 9000
11 15 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 7816
12 13 (0.22%) SEPA
13 11 (0.19%) GAMP
13 11 (0.19%) GMP
14 10 (0.17%) DO-254
15 9 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 20000
15 9 (0.15%) ISO27002
16 7 (0.12%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 207 (3.55%) Active Directory
2 106 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 64 (1.10%) Firmware
4 33 (0.57%) Hyper-V
5 28 (0.48%) VMware ESX
6 19 (0.33%) HDFS
7 17 (0.29%) Squid
8 16 (0.27%) ISA Server
9 15 (0.26%) NFS
10 14 (0.24%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 14 (0.24%) vSphere
11 13 (0.22%) IMail Server
11 13 (0.22%) qmail
12 10 (0.17%) Xen
13 9 (0.15%) Terminal Services
14 8 (0.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 8 (0.14%) XenServer
15 6 (0.10%) iptables
15 6 (0.10%) Oracle RAC
15 6 (0.10%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 55 (0.94%) HP Quality Center
2 28 (0.48%) Nagios
3 27 (0.46%) Puppet
4 23 (0.39%) SCCM
5 19 (0.33%) Cacti
6 18 (0.31%) SCOM
7 17 (0.29%) logstash
8 14 (0.24%) WSUS
9 13 (0.22%) collectd
9 13 (0.22%) Ganglia
9 13 (0.22%) Graphite
9 13 (0.22%) ZABBIX
10 12 (0.21%) Perfmon
11 9 (0.15%) Cisco UCCE
12 8 (0.14%) Cisco CUCM
12 8 (0.14%) Cisco UCCX
12 8 (0.14%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
13 7 (0.12%) Nessus
13 7 (0.12%) Opscode Chef
14 6 (0.10%) Nmap
Vendors
1 1054 (18.10%) Microsoft
2 569 (9.77%) Oracle
3 216 (3.71%) SAP
4 201 (3.45%) Cisco
5 187 (3.21%) VMware
6 103 (1.77%) HP
7 94 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
8 93 (1.60%) IBM
9 71 (1.22%) Red Hat
10 69 (1.18%) Informatica
11 65 (1.12%) Citrix
12 62 (1.06%) Hyperion
12 62 (1.06%) Juniper
12 62 (1.06%) Sun
13 48 (0.82%) Adobe
14 47 (0.81%) Cognos
14 47 (0.81%) Tableau
15 43 (0.74%) Google
16 41 (0.70%) Huawei
17 36 (0.62%) Progress
Epsom, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits & discounts
Posted: 10 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Harris Global
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
Surrey
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000
Posted: 10 hours ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 10 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000
Posted: 10 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
Posted: 10 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000
Posted: 10 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
Posted: 10 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
Posted: 10 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £30,000
Posted: 10 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + 10% bonus + 10% car allowance
Posted: 10 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 Per Annum Plus Great Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £33,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Surrey
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Yoh
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits (Negotiable)
Posted: 11 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 12 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £70000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 12 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60,000 DoE
Posted: 12 hours ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 13 hours ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 13 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
The People Network
Salary: 10% pension 25 days holiday
Posted: 14 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
CPS Group UK
Salary: £10000 - £100000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 15 hours ago