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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 13 12 9
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Degree 3152 3012 3605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 14.62% 14.17% 15.91%
As % of the Qualifications category 44.32% 45.08% 46.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2400 2465 2989
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
7112 6682 7822
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 32.98% 31.43% 34.53%
Number of salaries quoted 5430 5394 6694
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 1 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 1 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
Surrey 0 812 £44,000 -2.22% 85
Berkshire +4 754 £40,000 -5.88% 73
Hampshire +7 538 £40,000 +14.28% 78
Buckinghamshire +4 254 £40,000 - 45
Oxfordshire +4 248 £35,000 -5.40% 65
East Sussex -4 203 £38,500 -3.75% 16
Kent +4 136 £37,500 -13.79% 25
West Sussex -6 136 £40,500 +8.00% 24
Middlesex 0 52 £50,000 +17.64% 4
Sussex -4 8 £45,000 -10.00%
Isle of Wight - 5 £28,750 -
Thames Valley -7 2 - -
M4 Corridor -6 1 £57,500 +27.77%
Degree
England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 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 2197 (32.47%) Computer Science
2 1742 (25.74%) SQL
3 1681 (24.84%) Agile Software Development
4 1472 (21.75%) C#
5 1405 (20.76%) .NET
6 1393 (20.59%) Microsoft
7 1268 (18.74%) SQL Server
8 1264 (18.68%) Finance
9 1262 (18.65%) JavaScript
10 1220 (18.03%) Java
11 1191 (17.60%) HTML
12 1184 (17.50%) Software Engineering
13 1085 (16.03%) Linux
14 1067 (15.77%) Windows
15 1019 (15.06%) MS Excel
16 918 (13.57%) CSS
17 881 (13.02%) Project Management
18 788 (11.64%) Analytical Skills
19 785 (11.60%) C++
20 750 (11.08%) Mathematics
21 731 (10.80%) ASP.NET
22 713 (10.54%) Oracle
23 686 (10.14%) OO
24 674 (9.96%) Telecoms
25 588 (8.69%) jQuery
26 562 (8.31%) C
27 546 (8.07%) ITIL
28 536 (7.92%) XML
29 499 (7.37%) Marketing
29 499 (7.37%) Security Cleared

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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
1 257 (3.80%) SharePoint
2 217 (3.21%) IIS
3 191 (2.82%) Apache
4 162 (2.39%) Tomcat
5 117 (1.73%) CMS
6 80 (1.18%) MS Exchange
7 79 (1.17%) Node.js
8 78 (1.15%) SAS
9 70 (1.03%) WebLogic
10 58 (0.86%) Apache Solr
11 53 (0.78%) Lync
12 48 (0.71%) WordPress
13 46 (0.68%) WebSphere
14 43 (0.64%) Drupal
15 38 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2013
16 37 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
17 36 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2010
18 29 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
19 27 (0.40%) Oracle Workflow
20 25 (0.37%) Joomla!
Applications
1 1019 (15.06%) MS Excel
2 348 (5.14%) MS Office
3 174 (2.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 119 (1.76%) MS Project
5 86 (1.27%) Photoshop
6 79 (1.17%) MS Visio
7 35 (0.52%) Adobe Illustrator
8 30 (0.44%) AutoCAD
9 19 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
10 16 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 15 (0.22%) InfoPath
11 15 (0.22%) InDesign
12 14 (0.21%) Simulink
13 10 (0.15%) SPSS
14 6 (0.089%) Acrobat
14 6 (0.089%) Solid Edge
15 5 (0.074%) Edge Animate
15 5 (0.074%) Fireworks
16 4 (0.059%) RoboHelp
16 4 (0.059%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 34 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 30 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
3 26 (0.38%) SAP FI
4 25 (0.37%) SAP FI/CO
4 25 (0.37%) SAP CO
5 22 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
6 19 (0.28%) Magento
7 17 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 13 (0.19%) SAP R/3
9 12 (0.18%) Oracle ERP
9 12 (0.18%) Google Analytics
10 11 (0.16%) SiteCatalyst
10 11 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
10 11 (0.16%) SAP APO
11 9 (0.13%) JDE EnterpriseOne
12 8 (0.12%) SAP CRM
12 8 (0.12%) Maximo
12 8 (0.12%) SAP Business One
13 7 (0.10%) SAP BPC
14 6 (0.089%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 128 (1.89%) SaaS
2 56 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 55 (0.81%) Office 365
4 38 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
4 38 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
5 35 (0.52%) GitHub
6 8 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
7 7 (0.10%) Force.com
8 6 (0.089%) PaaS
8 6 (0.089%) IaaS
9 5 (0.074%) Google App Engine
10 4 (0.059%) Trello
11 3 (0.044%) Google Apps
12 2 (0.030%) Amazon ELB
12 2 (0.030%) Route 53
13 1 (0.015%) IBM Blueworks
13 1 (0.015%) SuccessFactors
13 1 (0.015%) Amazon S3
13 1 (0.015%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 344 (5.08%) Internet
2 264 (3.90%) Firewall
3 247 (3.65%) TCP/IP
4 188 (2.78%) HTTP
5 165 (2.44%) Wireless
6 160 (2.36%) LAN
7 154 (2.28%) DNS
8 115 (1.70%) SAN
9 114 (1.68%) WAN
10 105 (1.55%) VPN
11 100 (1.48%) Broadband
12 87 (1.29%) Network Security
13 77 (1.14%) SMTP
13 77 (1.14%) Ethernet
14 66 (0.98%) DHCP
15 57 (0.84%) Intranet
16 48 (0.71%) 3G
17 47 (0.69%) LDAP
18 46 (0.68%) Radio Access Network
19 44 (0.65%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1268 (18.74%) SQL Server
2 481 (7.11%) MySQL
3 286 (4.23%) Relational Database
4 159 (2.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 159 (2.35%) Oracle Database
5 129 (1.91%) PostgreSQL
6 118 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
7 108 (1.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 96 (1.42%) RDBMS
9 84 (1.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 82 (1.21%) Hadoop
11 79 (1.17%) Big Data
12 70 (1.03%) NoSQL
13 68 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
13 68 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
14 58 (0.86%) Oracle Reports
15 50 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 41 (0.61%) HBase
17 37 (0.55%) OLAP
17 37 (0.55%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 312 (4.61%) Git (software)
2 305 (4.51%) Visual Studio
3 260 (3.84%) Subversion
4 176 (2.60%) Selenium
5 147 (2.17%) NUnit
6 140 (2.07%) Team Foundation Server
7 113 (1.67%) JIRA
8 106 (1.57%) Eclipse
9 96 (1.42%) Rhino Mocks
10 90 (1.33%) JUnit
11 81 (1.20%) Maven
12 77 (1.14%) QuickTest Pro
13 69 (1.02%) Jenkins
14 62 (0.92%) Mockito
15 57 (0.84%) JMeter
16 50 (0.74%) Ranorex
17 49 (0.72%) Ant
18 39 (0.58%) TestComplete
19 37 (0.55%) ClearCase
20 35 (0.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1264 (18.68%) Finance
2 674 (9.96%) Telecoms
3 499 (7.37%) Marketing
4 238 (3.52%) Electronics
5 157 (2.32%) Manufacturing
6 156 (2.31%) Legal
7 153 (2.26%) Retail
8 141 (2.08%) Banking
9 123 (1.82%) Pharmaceutical
10 99 (1.46%) Law
11 90 (1.33%) Military
12 89 (1.32%) French Language
12 89 (1.32%) Advertising
13 83 (1.23%) Aerospace
14 82 (1.21%) Publishing
15 80 (1.18%) German Language
16 75 (1.11%) Billing
17 67 (0.99%) Back Office
18 59 (0.87%) Games
19 47 (0.69%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 2098 (31.00%) Developer
2 1038 (15.34%) Analyst
3 514 (7.60%) Graduate
4 498 (7.36%) Software Developer
5 474 (7.00%) Software Engineer
5 474 (7.00%) Consultant
6 409 (6.04%) .NET Developer
7 398 (5.88%) C# Developer
8 386 (5.70%) Junior
9 362 (5.35%) Java Developer
10 326 (4.82%) Project Manager
11 282 (4.17%) Business Analyst
12 263 (3.89%) Architect
13 233 (3.44%) Senior Developer
13 233 (3.44%) C# .NET Developer
14 215 (3.18%) Graduate Developer
15 212 (3.13%) Junior Developer
16 207 (3.06%) Tester
17 199 (2.94%) Support Analyst
18 169 (2.50%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1405 (20.76%) .NET
2 1191 (17.60%) HTML
3 918 (13.57%) CSS
4 731 (10.80%) ASP.NET
5 588 (8.69%) jQuery
6 536 (7.92%) XML
7 433 (6.40%) Web Services
8 303 (4.48%) HTML5
9 279 (4.12%) Ajax
10 275 (4.06%) .NET Framework
11 247 (3.65%) Spring
12 240 (3.55%) J2EE
13 206 (3.04%) CSS3
14 200 (2.96%) WCF
15 173 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC
16 169 (2.50%) WPF
17 168 (2.48%) Hibernate
18 134 (1.98%) SOAP
19 131 (1.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 126 (1.86%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 2197 (32.47%) Computer Science
2 788 (11.64%) Analytical Skills
3 750 (11.08%) Mathematics
4 435 (6.43%) Management Information System
5 264 (3.90%) Physics
6 258 (3.81%) User Experience
7 189 (2.79%) Social Media
8 180 (2.66%) Algorithms
9 169 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
10 162 (2.39%) Open Source
11 145 (2.14%) Statistics
12 143 (2.11%) Mobile App
13 116 (1.71%) Life Science
14 90 (1.33%) Visualisation
15 74 (1.09%) Client/Server
15 74 (1.09%) Smartphone
16 71 (1.05%) Chemistry
17 67 (0.99%) Clustering
18 59 (0.87%) Kindle
19 58 (0.86%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1085 (16.03%) Linux
2 1067 (15.77%) Windows
3 426 (6.30%) UNIX
4 192 (2.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 168 (2.48%) Android
6 141 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
7 116 (1.71%) Apple iOS
8 105 (1.55%) Windows 7
9 78 (1.15%) Solaris
10 76 (1.12%) Mac OS X
11 61 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
12 59 (0.87%) Windows 8
13 58 (0.86%) AIX
14 47 (0.69%) Windows XP
15 31 (0.46%) Ubuntu
16 29 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 29 (0.43%) CentOS
17 28 (0.41%) Debian
17 28 (0.41%) Embedded Linux
18 22 (0.33%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1681 (24.84%) Agile Software Development
2 1184 (17.50%) Software Engineering
3 881 (13.02%) Project Management
4 686 (10.14%) OO
5 546 (8.07%) ITIL
6 489 (7.23%) Scrum
7 467 (6.90%) MVC
8 443 (6.55%) PRINCE2
9 384 (5.67%) TDD
10 343 (5.07%) Mentoring
11 322 (4.76%) Unit Testing
12 297 (4.39%) Web Development
13 271 (4.00%) CRM
14 254 (3.75%) Business Intelligence
15 246 (3.64%) E-Commerce
15 246 (3.64%) Business Analysis
16 245 (3.62%) Information Security
17 239 (3.53%) Risk Management
18 231 (3.41%) Service Delivery
19 223 (3.30%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 1742 (25.74%) SQL
2 1472 (21.75%) C#
3 1262 (18.65%) JavaScript
4 1220 (18.03%) Java
5 785 (11.60%) C++
6 562 (8.31%) C
7 333 (4.92%) PHP
8 295 (4.36%) Python
9 274 (4.05%) VB.NET
10 193 (2.85%) T-SQL
11 178 (2.63%) Perl
12 177 (2.62%) PL/SQL
13 130 (1.92%) VB
14 115 (1.70%) Bash Shell
15 110 (1.63%) Ruby
16 83 (1.23%) Embedded C
17 79 (1.17%) Shell Script
18 57 (0.84%) MATLAB
19 55 (0.81%) Embedded C++
20 54 (0.80%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 499 (7.37%) Security Cleared
2 251 (3.71%) ISEB
3 217 (3.21%) SC Cleared
4 203 (3.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 177 (2.62%) Cisco Certification
6 174 (2.57%) CISSP
7 134 (1.98%) PMI Certification
8 122 (1.80%) MCSE
9 102 (1.51%) CISM
10 101 (1.49%) PhD
11 91 (1.34%) PMP
12 89 (1.32%) ISTQB
13 83 (1.23%) CISA
14 82 (1.21%) CCNA
15 65 (0.96%) CTC Cleared
16 63 (0.93%) MCP
16 63 (0.93%) HND
17 61 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
18 59 (0.87%) MBA
19 58 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 434 (6.41%) QA
2 201 (2.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 168 (2.48%) ISO 9001
4 164 (2.42%) SLA
5 112 (1.66%) PCI DSS
6 50 (0.74%) COBIT
7 43 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 42 (0.62%) JSP 440
9 19 (0.28%) ISO 14001
10 15 (0.22%) GCP
11 13 (0.19%) GxP
12 12 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 12 (0.18%) Data Quality
13 9 (0.13%) GAMP
14 8 (0.12%) COSO
15 7 (0.10%) Solvency II
16 6 (0.089%) ISO 9000
17 5 (0.074%) P3O
17 5 (0.074%) JTAG
18 3 (0.044%) WAI
System Software
1 271 (4.00%) Active Directory
2 193 (2.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 63 (0.93%) Firmware
4 60 (0.89%) vSphere
5 48 (0.71%) VMware ESX
6 43 (0.64%) Hyper-V
7 38 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
8 30 (0.44%) IMail Server
9 22 (0.33%) NFS
10 20 (0.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 17 (0.25%) vCloud
12 14 (0.21%) Snort
12 14 (0.21%) UAG
12 14 (0.21%) Forefront TMG
13 13 (0.19%) XenApp
14 11 (0.16%) XenDesktop
15 10 (0.15%) ISA Server
15 10 (0.15%) XenServer
15 10 (0.15%) Sendmail
16 8 (0.12%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 101 (1.49%) HP Quality Center
2 48 (0.71%) Puppet
3 47 (0.69%) Nagios
4 27 (0.40%) SCCM
5 24 (0.35%) Hadoop YARN
6 22 (0.33%) SCOM
7 19 (0.28%) SCVMM
7 19 (0.28%) Tivoli
8 18 (0.27%) Zenoss
9 16 (0.24%) NetBackup
10 14 (0.21%) Backup Exec
11 13 (0.19%) Opsview
12 11 (0.16%) Munin
12 11 (0.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 10 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
14 9 (0.13%) Data Guard
15 8 (0.12%) WSUS
15 8 (0.12%) HP Data Protector
15 8 (0.12%) Cacti
16 6 (0.089%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 1393 (20.59%) Microsoft
2 713 (10.54%) Oracle
3 289 (4.27%) VMware
4 275 (4.06%) Cisco
5 242 (3.58%) SAP
6 179 (2.65%) HP
7 101 (1.49%) IBM
8 98 (1.45%) Citrix
9 86 (1.27%) Adobe
10 82 (1.21%) Business Objects
11 76 (1.12%) Google
12 74 (1.09%) Salesforce.com
13 66 (0.98%) Red Hat
14 63 (0.93%) EMC
15 61 (0.90%) JBoss
16 50 (0.74%) Cognos
17 46 (0.68%) Juniper
18 45 (0.66%) Sun
19 44 (0.65%) TOWER Software
19 44 (0.65%) Zend
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £34000.00 per annum
Posted: 32 minutes ago
Ringwood, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 39 minutes ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, pension, health
Posted: 40 minutes ago
Oxfordshire
Resource Management
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 49 minutes ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Buckingham, Buckinghamshire
ECM Selection
Salary: up to £55k DOE
Posted: 1 hour ago
Reading, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 1 hour ago
Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £22,000 per annum + benefits (including health insurance and pen
Posted: 2 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £58000 per annum + parking, pension, health,life
Posted: 2 hours ago
West Sussex
Code Red Associates
Salary: £35000 to £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Farnham, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 3 hours ago
South East
Vodafone
Posted: 3 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago