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 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 13 12 10
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Degree 3021 3559 3358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 14.21% 15.14% 14.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 45.66% 46.00% 44.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2183 2866 2755
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
6617 7737 7543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.12% 32.92% 33.01%
Number of salaries quoted 4939 6133 6018
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 May 2015.

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 May 2015. 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 +4 877 £47,500 +7.95% 97
Surrey -5 629 £47,500 - 94
Hampshire -10 435 £40,000 - 64
Buckinghamshire +1 288 £37,500 -6.25% 26
Oxfordshire +6 281 £37,500 -11.76% 46
West Sussex +2 196 £40,000 - 26
East Sussex -5 173 £42,500 +12.58% 23
Kent -5 109 £35,000 -17.64% 23
Middlesex -11 31 £34,000 -18.07% 2
Sussex -4 10 £57,500 -
Home Counties -3 4 £65,000 -
M4 Corridor +8 3 £60,000 -
Degree
England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 1912 (32.16%) Computer Science
2 1439 (24.20%) Agile Software Development
3 1360 (22.87%) SQL
4 1205 (20.27%) Microsoft
5 1184 (19.91%) C#
6 1182 (19.88%) Finance
7 1107 (18.62%) .NET
8 1090 (18.33%) Java
9 1062 (17.86%) Windows
10 1049 (17.64%) Software Engineering
11 1036 (17.42%) SQL Server
12 1015 (17.07%) JavaScript
13 982 (16.52%) HTML
14 943 (15.86%) Analytical Skills
15 867 (14.58%) MS Excel
16 814 (13.69%) Project Management
17 807 (13.57%) CSS
18 792 (13.32%) Linux
19 755 (12.70%) Telecoms
20 704 (11.84%) C++
21 622 (10.46%) ASP.NET
22 581 (9.77%) XML
23 527 (8.86%) ITIL
24 517 (8.69%) Oracle
25 510 (8.58%) OO
26 502 (8.44%) jQuery
27 482 (8.11%) MVC
28 464 (7.80%) Web Services
29 461 (7.75%) Marketing
30 448 (7.53%) Mathematics

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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
1 200 (3.36%) Apache
2 150 (2.52%) Tomcat
3 147 (2.47%) SharePoint
4 141 (2.37%) IIS
5 131 (2.20%) CMS
6 84 (1.41%) SAS
7 67 (1.13%) Drupal
8 58 (0.98%) MS Exchange
9 56 (0.94%) WebSphere
10 54 (0.91%) WebLogic
10 54 (0.91%) Node.js
11 53 (0.89%) JBoss
12 50 (0.84%) WordPress
13 49 (0.82%) Apache Solr
14 41 (0.69%) Lync
15 33 (0.55%) nginx
16 25 (0.42%) SharePoint 2010
17 19 (0.32%) Umbraco
17 19 (0.32%) Oracle Workflow
18 18 (0.30%) Joomla!
Applications
1 867 (14.58%) MS Excel
2 271 (4.56%) MS Office
3 129 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 101 (1.70%) Photoshop
5 85 (1.43%) MS Project
6 75 (1.26%) MS Visio
7 65 (1.09%) SPSS
8 42 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
9 32 (0.54%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 25 (0.42%) AutoCAD
11 20 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
12 11 (0.18%) SOLIDWORKS
13 10 (0.17%) Adobe Captivate
14 9 (0.15%) Acrobat
15 5 (0.084%) PowerPivot
15 5 (0.084%) RoboHelp
15 5 (0.084%) Simulink
16 4 (0.067%) InDesign
16 4 (0.067%) Windchill
16 4 (0.067%) Abaqus
Business Applications
1 44 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 33 (0.55%) SAP ERP
3 28 (0.47%) Oracle ERP
4 19 (0.32%) SAP R/3
5 18 (0.30%) HFM
5 18 (0.30%) SAP FI
6 17 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
6 17 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
7 15 (0.25%) SAP CO
8 14 (0.24%) SAP FI/CO
8 14 (0.24%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 13 (0.22%) Magento
9 13 (0.22%) Primavera
10 12 (0.20%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 11 (0.18%) Oracle Payables
11 11 (0.18%) Oracle Receivables
11 11 (0.18%) SAP SCM
11 11 (0.18%) Oracle General Ledger
12 10 (0.17%) SAP MM
12 10 (0.17%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 173 (2.91%) SaaS
2 66 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
3 59 (0.99%) Amazon AWS
4 57 (0.96%) IaaS
5 54 (0.91%) Office 365
6 52 (0.87%) Microsoft Azure
7 43 (0.72%) Google Analytics
8 39 (0.66%) PaaS
9 28 (0.47%) SuccessFactors
10 10 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
11 9 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
12 8 (0.13%) Adobe Analytics
13 5 (0.084%) Boomi
13 5 (0.084%) iPaaS
13 5 (0.084%) Amazon S3
14 4 (0.067%) Google App Engine
15 3 (0.050%) Amazon EMR
16 2 (0.034%) Taleo
16 2 (0.034%) Google Apps
16 2 (0.034%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 272 (4.57%) TCP/IP
2 249 (4.19%) Firewall
3 222 (3.73%) Wireless
4 206 (3.46%) Internet
5 176 (2.96%) LAN
6 162 (2.72%) WAN
7 159 (2.67%) VPN
8 154 (2.59%) DNS
9 121 (2.03%) SAN
10 95 (1.60%) VoIP
11 93 (1.56%) HTTP
12 91 (1.53%) Network Security
13 78 (1.31%) DHCP
14 75 (1.26%) MPLS
15 67 (1.13%) VLAN
16 61 (1.03%) Broadband
17 54 (0.91%) BGP
18 51 (0.86%) Unified Communications
19 49 (0.82%) Ethernet
20 47 (0.79%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1036 (17.42%) SQL Server
2 292 (4.91%) MySQL
3 168 (2.83%) Relational Database
4 127 (2.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 120 (2.02%) Data Warehouse
6 108 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 95 (1.60%) Oracle Database
8 87 (1.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 83 (1.40%) Data Mining
10 75 (1.26%) Big Data
11 69 (1.16%) MongoDB
12 68 (1.14%) NoSQL
13 62 (1.04%) MS Access
14 50 (0.84%) DB2
15 49 (0.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 42 (0.71%) RDBMS
16 42 (0.71%) OLAP
17 41 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
17 41 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
18 38 (0.64%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 314 (5.28%) Visual Studio
2 236 (3.97%) Git (software)
3 187 (3.14%) Subversion
4 177 (2.98%) Team Foundation Server
5 159 (2.67%) Eclipse
6 120 (2.02%) NUnit
7 118 (1.98%) Maven
8 104 (1.75%) Selenium
9 96 (1.61%) JIRA
10 76 (1.28%) Rhino Mocks
11 75 (1.26%) Ant
12 67 (1.13%) Jenkins
13 57 (0.96%) JUnit
14 47 (0.79%) QuickTest Pro
15 37 (0.62%) Rational DOORS
16 34 (0.57%) Oracle Forms
17 33 (0.55%) PHPUnit
18 27 (0.45%) TestNG
19 25 (0.42%) Moq
19 25 (0.42%) Cucumber
General
1 1182 (19.88%) Finance
2 755 (12.70%) Telecoms
3 461 (7.75%) Marketing
4 198 (3.33%) Retail
5 197 (3.31%) Electronics
6 158 (2.66%) Manufacturing
7 126 (2.12%) Legal
8 123 (2.07%) Banking
9 120 (2.02%) Automotive
10 117 (1.97%) Advertising
11 94 (1.58%) Aerospace
12 85 (1.43%) Billing
13 83 (1.40%) German Language
14 79 (1.33%) Publishing
15 69 (1.16%) Games
16 49 (0.82%) Law
17 47 (0.79%) Spanish Language
18 45 (0.76%) French Language
18 45 (0.76%) Military
19 43 (0.72%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 1725 (29.01%) Developer
2 747 (12.56%) Analyst
3 471 (7.92%) Software Engineer
4 401 (6.74%) Software Developer
5 390 (6.56%) Consultant
6 384 (6.46%) Graduate
7 338 (5.68%) Junior
8 325 (5.47%) .NET Developer
9 317 (5.33%) Java Developer
10 314 (5.28%) C# Developer
11 295 (4.96%) Business Analyst
12 271 (4.56%) Project Manager
13 233 (3.92%) Architect
14 225 (3.78%) Junior Developer
15 207 (3.48%) C# .NET Developer
16 191 (3.21%) Support Engineer
16 191 (3.21%) Senior Developer
17 150 (2.52%) Web Developer
18 124 (2.09%) Support Analyst
18 124 (2.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1107 (18.62%) .NET
2 982 (16.52%) HTML
3 807 (13.57%) CSS
4 622 (10.46%) ASP.NET
5 581 (9.77%) XML
6 502 (8.44%) jQuery
7 464 (7.80%) Web Services
8 330 (5.55%) HTML5
9 249 (4.19%) Spring
10 226 (3.80%) J2EE
11 224 (3.77%) Ajax
12 196 (3.30%) .NET Framework
13 194 (3.26%) ASP.NET MVC
14 189 (3.18%) CSS3
15 177 (2.98%) Hibernate
16 159 (2.67%) REST
17 157 (2.64%) JSON
18 141 (2.37%) WPF
19 140 (2.35%) JSP
20 133 (2.24%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1912 (32.16%) Computer Science
2 943 (15.86%) Analytical Skills
3 448 (7.53%) Mathematics
4 338 (5.68%) Management Information System
5 213 (3.58%) User Experience
6 199 (3.35%) Enterprise Software
7 181 (3.04%) Mobile App
8 164 (2.76%) Social Media
9 162 (2.72%) Physics
10 128 (2.15%) Statistics
11 122 (2.05%) Open Source
12 109 (1.83%) Algorithms
13 104 (1.75%) Visualisation
14 71 (1.19%) PMI
15 70 (1.18%) Client/Server
16 67 (1.13%) Embedded Systems
17 63 (1.06%) Data Structures
18 58 (0.98%) iPad
19 51 (0.86%) GIS
20 50 (0.84%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1062 (17.86%) Windows
2 792 (13.32%) Linux
3 439 (7.38%) UNIX
4 200 (3.36%) Android
5 150 (2.52%) Apple iOS
6 114 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
7 85 (1.43%) Windows 7
8 68 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
9 63 (1.06%) Solaris
10 62 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 56 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
12 31 (0.52%) Ubuntu
13 30 (0.50%) CentOS
14 29 (0.49%) Mac OS X
14 29 (0.49%) Windows XP
15 28 (0.47%) AIX
16 20 (0.34%) VMS
17 15 (0.25%) Windows 8
18 14 (0.24%) Windows 2000
19 12 (0.20%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1439 (24.20%) Agile Software Development
2 1049 (17.64%) Software Engineering
3 814 (13.69%) Project Management
4 527 (8.86%) ITIL
5 510 (8.58%) OO
6 482 (8.11%) MVC
7 378 (6.36%) PRINCE2
8 373 (6.27%) Scrum
9 352 (5.92%) TDD
10 322 (5.42%) Analytics
11 303 (5.10%) Continuous Improvement
12 302 (5.08%) Business Intelligence
13 291 (4.89%) CRM
14 276 (4.64%) E-Commerce
15 266 (4.47%) Unit Testing
16 259 (4.36%) Service Delivery
17 243 (4.09%) Web Development
18 240 (4.04%) Business Analysis
19 238 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
20 234 (3.94%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1360 (22.87%) SQL
2 1184 (19.91%) C#
3 1090 (18.33%) Java
4 1015 (17.07%) JavaScript
5 704 (11.84%) C++
6 341 (5.73%) C
7 294 (4.94%) PHP
8 260 (4.37%) Python
9 218 (3.67%) T-SQL
10 196 (3.30%) VB.NET
11 155 (2.61%) Perl
12 148 (2.49%) VB
13 121 (2.03%) PL/SQL
14 92 (1.55%) Ruby
15 80 (1.35%) MATLAB
16 75 (1.26%) Shell Script
17 61 (1.03%) PowerShell
18 55 (0.92%) VBA
19 50 (0.84%) COBOL
19 50 (0.84%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 271 (4.56%) Security Cleared
2 257 (4.32%) Cisco Certification
3 205 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 187 (3.14%) SC Cleared
5 161 (2.71%) PMI Certification
6 157 (2.64%) CCNA
7 141 (2.37%) ISEB
8 139 (2.34%) CCNP
9 114 (1.92%) ISTQB
10 113 (1.90%) MCSE
11 111 (1.87%) PMP
12 78 (1.31%) HND
13 72 (1.21%) ITIL Certification
14 70 (1.18%) PhD
15 68 (1.14%) CISSP
16 65 (1.09%) DV Cleared
16 65 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 49 (0.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 49 (0.82%) CCIE
18 44 (0.74%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 394 (6.63%) QA
2 235 (3.95%) SLA
3 99 (1.66%) ISO 9001
4 87 (1.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 50 (0.84%) PCI DSS
6 18 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 15 (0.25%) ISO 14001
7 15 (0.25%) ISO 9000
8 12 (0.20%) DO-254
9 8 (0.13%) DO-178B
9 8 (0.13%) WCAG
9 8 (0.13%) COBIT
9 8 (0.13%) Section 508
10 7 (0.12%) COSO
11 6 (0.10%) Data Quality
12 5 (0.084%) DICOM
13 4 (0.067%) JTAG
13 4 (0.067%) JSP 440
13 4 (0.067%) HL7
14 2 (0.034%) GAMP
System Software
1 255 (4.29%) Active Directory
2 185 (3.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 77 (1.29%) Hyper-V
4 63 (1.06%) Firmware
5 39 (0.66%) vSphere
6 24 (0.40%) VMware ESX
7 22 (0.37%) iptables
8 19 (0.32%) NFS
9 14 (0.24%) Oracle RAC
10 13 (0.22%) IMail Server
10 13 (0.22%) Microsoft App-V
11 11 (0.18%) XenServer
12 10 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
13 9 (0.15%) KVM
13 9 (0.15%) Varnish
14 8 (0.13%) ISA Server
15 7 (0.12%) Xen
15 7 (0.12%) UAG
16 6 (0.10%) Forefront TMG
17 5 (0.084%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 62 (1.04%) HP Quality Center
2 37 (0.62%) SCCM
3 30 (0.50%) Puppet
4 22 (0.37%) Nagios
5 17 (0.29%) NetBackup
6 15 (0.25%) SCOM
6 15 (0.25%) Netcool
7 11 (0.18%) Backup Exec
8 10 (0.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 9 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
9 9 (0.15%) McAfee ePO
9 9 (0.15%) Oracle RMAN
10 7 (0.12%) cPanel
10 7 (0.12%) WSUS
10 7 (0.12%) Plesk
10 7 (0.12%) ARCserve
11 6 (0.10%) DameWare
11 6 (0.10%) CiscoWorks
11 6 (0.10%) Capistrano
11 6 (0.10%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 1205 (20.27%) Microsoft
2 517 (8.69%) Oracle
3 291 (4.89%) VMware
4 268 (4.51%) Cisco
5 230 (3.87%) SAP
6 184 (3.09%) HP
7 130 (2.19%) IBM
8 106 (1.78%) Red Hat
9 101 (1.70%) Citrix
10 97 (1.63%) Google
11 91 (1.53%) Adobe
12 89 (1.50%) Salesforce.com
13 73 (1.23%) Juniper
14 68 (1.14%) TOWER Software
15 67 (1.13%) Business Objects
16 62 (1.04%) hybris
17 61 (1.03%) Cognos
18 58 (0.98%) Huawei
19 57 (0.96%) Sun
20 56 (0.94%) EMC
Southampton, Hampshire
Cielo Talent - Nice
Posted: 6 hours ago
Ashford, Kent
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dartford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + + OTE + CAR
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 2 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Mason Frank International
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Sensatus UK Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 depending on experience. Flexible working options.
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £15 - £21 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ISL
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ISL
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago