The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 11 9 9
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing Degree 3567 3281 3574
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 14.84% 14.62% 14.59%
As % of the Qualifications category 45.63% 44.61% 44.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2871 2685 3073
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Qualifications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
7818 7355 8066
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 32.52% 32.77% 32.92%
Number of salaries quoted 6151 5846 7054
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Degree
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Surrey -1 882 £47,500 +18.75% 99
Berkshire 0 799 £43,000 +2.99% 95
Hampshire +2 570 £39,750 +6.00% 81
Oxfordshire -5 296 £40,000 - 56
Buckinghamshire 0 272 £37,500 - 33
East Sussex +3 199 £37,500 -6.25% 12
West Sussex +2 181 £40,500 +15.71% 24
Kent -1 180 £42,500 +6.25% 23
Middlesex +2 78 £41,500 +3.75% 2
Sussex +7 16 - -
Thames Valley +5 16 £46,000 +31.42%
Home Counties - 16 £85,000 -
M4 Corridor +5 1 - -
Isle of Wight -4 1 £32,500 -20.24%
Degree
England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1999 (30.33%) Computer Science
2 1605 (24.36%) SQL
3 1595 (24.20%) .NET
4 1498 (22.73%) C#
5 1305 (19.80%) Microsoft
6 1285 (19.50%) SQL Server
7 1220 (18.51%) Finance
8 1200 (18.21%) HTML
9 1166 (17.69%) Java
10 1144 (17.36%) Windows
11 1094 (16.60%) JavaScript
12 1060 (16.08%) Software Engineering
13 978 (14.84%) Linux
14 895 (13.58%) C++
14 895 (13.58%) CSS
15 823 (12.49%) MS Excel
16 821 (12.46%) ASP.NET
17 812 (12.32%) Project Management
18 765 (11.61%) Agile Software Development
19 703 (10.67%) OO
20 678 (10.29%) Oracle
21 614 (9.32%) Telecoms
22 602 (9.14%) Mathematics
23 566 (8.59%) XML
24 556 (8.44%) jQuery
25 533 (8.09%) MVC
26 524 (7.95%) C
27 519 (7.88%) Marketing
28 479 (7.27%) QA
29 468 (7.10%) ITIL

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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
1 226 (3.43%) SharePoint
2 204 (3.10%) Apache
3 188 (2.85%) IIS
4 175 (2.66%) CMS
5 128 (1.94%) Tomcat
6 107 (1.62%) MS Exchange
7 87 (1.32%) SAS
8 77 (1.17%) WebLogic
9 72 (1.09%) WebSphere
10 68 (1.03%) Drupal
11 57 (0.86%) Node.js
12 50 (0.76%) Alfresco
13 43 (0.65%) nginx
13 43 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2010
14 42 (0.64%) SharePoint 2010
15 35 (0.53%) WordPress
16 34 (0.52%) IBM Notes
17 31 (0.47%) Lotus Domino
18 26 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
19 25 (0.38%) Lync
Applications
1 823 (12.49%) MS Excel
2 340 (5.16%) MS Office
3 135 (2.05%) MS Project
4 123 (1.87%) MS PowerPoint
5 93 (1.41%) Photoshop
6 84 (1.27%) MS Visio
7 51 (0.77%) Simulink
8 39 (0.59%) Adobe Illustrator
9 27 (0.41%) Acrobat
10 18 (0.27%) SPSS
10 18 (0.27%) Adobe After Effects
11 15 (0.23%) InDesign
12 14 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
13 11 (0.17%) CorelDRAW
13 11 (0.17%) PageMaker
13 11 (0.17%) RoboHelp
14 10 (0.15%) FrameMaker
15 9 (0.14%) Stata
15 9 (0.14%) OmniGraffle
16 8 (0.12%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 66 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 36 (0.55%) Google Analytics
3 32 (0.49%) SAP Business One
4 24 (0.36%) Oracle BRM
5 23 (0.35%) Magento
6 21 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
7 18 (0.27%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 17 (0.26%) SAP CO
8 17 (0.26%) SAP FI/CO
8 17 (0.26%) SAP FI
9 16 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
10 15 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
11 14 (0.21%) SAP SD
12 13 (0.20%) SAP BPC
12 13 (0.20%) SAP ERP
13 12 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
14 10 (0.15%) SiteCatalyst
15 9 (0.14%) Oracle EBS R12
16 6 (0.091%) WebTrends
16 6 (0.091%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 130 (1.97%) SaaS
2 56 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 35 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
4 30 (0.46%) GitHub
5 25 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
6 14 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
7 13 (0.20%) Office 365
8 10 (0.15%) Amazon ELB
8 10 (0.15%) Route 53
9 6 (0.091%) IaaS
10 5 (0.076%) Google Apps
11 3 (0.046%) Amazon S3
11 3 (0.046%) PaaS
11 3 (0.046%) Basecamp
11 3 (0.046%) Trello
12 2 (0.030%) SuccessFactors
13 1 (0.015%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 273 (4.14%) TCP/IP
2 270 (4.10%) Firewall
3 254 (3.85%) Internet
4 155 (2.35%) DNS
5 141 (2.14%) VPN
6 130 (1.97%) LAN
7 115 (1.75%) SAN
8 105 (1.59%) HTTP
9 104 (1.58%) Wireless
10 99 (1.50%) WAN
11 98 (1.49%) Ethernet
12 84 (1.27%) DHCP
13 81 (1.23%) VoIP
14 74 (1.12%) Network Security
15 67 (1.02%) NAS
16 57 (0.86%) FTP
17 55 (0.83%) iSCSI
18 51 (0.77%) Broadband
19 50 (0.76%) LDAP
19 50 (0.76%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1285 (19.50%) SQL Server
2 349 (5.30%) MySQL
3 294 (4.46%) Relational Database
4 228 (3.46%) SQL Server 2008
5 142 (2.15%) Oracle Database
6 139 (2.11%) Data Warehouse
7 125 (1.90%) SQL Server 2005
8 111 (1.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 108 (1.64%) RDBMS
10 107 (1.62%) NoSQL
11 93 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
12 92 (1.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 90 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
14 69 (1.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 69 (1.05%) Apache Cassandra
15 59 (0.90%) Big Data
16 58 (0.88%) Oracle Database 11g
17 56 (0.85%) Riak
18 41 (0.62%) MongoDB
19 38 (0.58%) DB2
Development Applications
1 300 (4.55%) Visual Studio
2 204 (3.10%) Subversion
3 179 (2.72%) Git (software)
4 128 (1.94%) Selenium
5 105 (1.59%) Eclipse
6 101 (1.53%) Team Foundation Server
7 88 (1.34%) JIRA
8 87 (1.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 68 (1.03%) JUnit
10 64 (0.97%) Maven
11 63 (0.96%) Jenkins
12 58 (0.88%) Ant
13 53 (0.80%) Rational DOORS
14 51 (0.77%) NUnit
14 51 (0.77%) WebDriver
15 46 (0.70%) TestComplete
16 41 (0.62%) Ranorex
17 39 (0.59%) QuickTest Pro
18 38 (0.58%) TeamCity
19 36 (0.55%) Jasmine
General
1 1220 (18.51%) Finance
2 614 (9.32%) Telecoms
3 519 (7.88%) Marketing
4 238 (3.61%) Electronics
5 227 (3.44%) Retail
6 144 (2.19%) Banking
7 140 (2.12%) Manufacturing
8 106 (1.61%) Advertising
9 103 (1.56%) Back Office
10 100 (1.52%) Legal
11 91 (1.38%) Military
12 89 (1.35%) Games
13 82 (1.24%) Pharmaceutical
14 72 (1.09%) Publishing
15 68 (1.03%) Billing
16 66 (1.00%) Aerospace
17 60 (0.91%) French Language
18 55 (0.83%) German Language
18 55 (0.83%) Multimedia
19 52 (0.79%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 2014 (30.56%) Developer
2 930 (14.11%) Analyst
3 524 (7.95%) Software Engineer
4 485 (7.36%) Software Developer
5 466 (7.07%) Consultant
6 454 (6.89%) Graduate
7 394 (5.98%) .NET Developer
8 373 (5.66%) C# Developer
9 355 (5.39%) Junior
10 316 (4.80%) Business Analyst
11 304 (4.61%) Senior Developer
12 303 (4.60%) Java Developer
13 295 (4.48%) Project Manager
14 275 (4.17%) Architect
15 239 (3.63%) C# .NET Developer
16 224 (3.40%) Junior Developer
17 182 (2.76%) Graduate Developer
18 178 (2.70%) Programmer
19 176 (2.67%) Web Developer
20 151 (2.29%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1595 (24.20%) .NET
2 1200 (18.21%) HTML
3 895 (13.58%) CSS
4 821 (12.46%) ASP.NET
5 566 (8.59%) XML
6 556 (8.44%) jQuery
7 439 (6.66%) Web Services
8 350 (5.31%) .NET Framework
9 295 (4.48%) Ajax
10 281 (4.26%) HTML5
11 266 (4.04%) WCF
12 251 (3.81%) J2EE
13 242 (3.67%) ASP.NET MVC
14 241 (3.66%) Spring
15 235 (3.57%) WPF
16 171 (2.59%) Hibernate
17 164 (2.49%) XSLT
18 139 (2.11%) SOAP
19 138 (2.09%) CSS3
20 133 (2.02%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1999 (30.33%) Computer Science
2 602 (9.14%) Mathematics
3 330 (5.01%) Management Information System
4 252 (3.82%) Physics
5 208 (3.16%) Statistics
6 199 (3.02%) Enterprise Software
7 175 (2.66%) Mobile App
8 168 (2.55%) Social Media
9 139 (2.11%) Open Source
10 92 (1.40%) Visualisation
11 91 (1.38%) Embedded Systems
12 67 (1.02%) PMI
13 62 (0.94%) Client/Server
14 57 (0.86%) Replication
15 55 (0.83%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
16 54 (0.82%) Economics
17 48 (0.73%) Clustering
18 46 (0.70%) Data Integration
18 46 (0.70%) Graphic Design
19 44 (0.67%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 1144 (17.36%) Windows
2 978 (14.84%) Linux
3 385 (5.84%) UNIX
4 172 (2.61%) Android
5 146 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 113 (1.71%) Apple iOS
7 105 (1.59%) Windows 7
8 101 (1.53%) Solaris
9 97 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
10 75 (1.14%) Windows XP
11 68 (1.03%) Mac OS X
12 65 (0.99%) Ubuntu
13 60 (0.91%) Windows 8
14 57 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 56 (0.85%) CentOS
16 51 (0.77%) Windows Server 2012
17 37 (0.56%) AIX
18 28 (0.42%) Mac OS
19 23 (0.35%) Windows Vista
20 20 (0.30%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1060 (16.08%) Software Engineering
2 812 (12.32%) Project Management
3 765 (11.61%) Agile Software Development
4 703 (10.67%) OO
5 533 (8.09%) MVC
6 468 (7.10%) ITIL
7 397 (6.02%) Scrum
8 385 (5.84%) PRINCE2
9 333 (5.05%) TDD
10 317 (4.81%) Analytics
11 312 (4.73%) Web Development
12 304 (4.61%) Business Intelligence
13 284 (4.31%) E-Commerce
14 272 (4.13%) Time Management
15 265 (4.02%) Unit Testing
16 254 (3.85%) Business Analysis
17 252 (3.82%) UML
18 241 (3.66%) CRM
19 230 (3.49%) OOD
20 212 (3.22%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1605 (24.36%) SQL
2 1498 (22.73%) C#
3 1166 (17.69%) Java
4 1094 (16.60%) JavaScript
5 895 (13.58%) C++
6 524 (7.95%) C
7 336 (5.10%) PHP
8 317 (4.81%) Python
9 261 (3.96%) VB.NET
10 223 (3.38%) T-SQL
11 205 (3.11%) Perl
12 158 (2.40%) VB
13 95 (1.44%) Bash Shell
13 95 (1.44%) MATLAB
14 94 (1.43%) PL/SQL
15 88 (1.34%) Ruby
16 84 (1.27%) Shell Script
17 71 (1.08%) Embedded C
18 70 (1.06%) VBA
18 70 (1.06%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 423 (6.42%) Security Cleared
2 280 (4.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 230 (3.49%) ISEB
4 206 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
5 179 (2.72%) SC Cleared
6 130 (1.97%) MCSE
7 123 (1.87%) PMI Certification
8 99 (1.50%) MCP
9 93 (1.41%) CCNP
9 93 (1.41%) CCNA
10 81 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
11 75 (1.14%) CISA
11 75 (1.14%) ISTQB
12 71 (1.08%) PMP
13 69 (1.05%) DV Cleared
14 65 (0.99%) CISSP
15 60 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 56 (0.85%) PhD
16 56 (0.85%) MCITP
17 54 (0.82%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 479 (7.27%) QA
2 150 (2.28%) SLA
3 136 (2.06%) ISO 9001
4 78 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 47 (0.71%) PCI DSS
6 24 (0.36%) DICOM
7 22 (0.33%) COBIT
8 15 (0.23%) JSP 440
8 15 (0.23%) HL7
9 13 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 12 (0.18%) ISO 9000
11 10 (0.15%) IEC 61508
12 9 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 17799
12 9 (0.14%) GCP
12 9 (0.14%) Data Quality
13 5 (0.076%) TickIT
13 5 (0.076%) JTAG
13 5 (0.076%) COSO
13 5 (0.076%) HIPAA
13 5 (0.076%) DO-254
System Software
1 177 (2.69%) Active Directory
2 173 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 68 (1.03%) Hyper-V
4 50 (0.76%) vSphere
5 27 (0.41%) NFS
6 25 (0.38%) Xen
7 24 (0.36%) VMware ESX
8 20 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
9 14 (0.21%) Oracle RMAN
10 13 (0.20%) IMail Server
11 12 (0.18%) Forefront TMG
11 12 (0.18%) UAG
12 10 (0.15%) XenApp
13 9 (0.14%) Snort
13 9 (0.14%) Terminal Services
14 8 (0.12%) vCloud
14 8 (0.12%) Novell eDirectory
14 8 (0.12%) XenDesktop
14 8 (0.12%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 6 (0.091%) KVM
Systems Management
1 60 (0.91%) Legato
2 54 (0.82%) ARCserve
3 53 (0.80%) Puppet
4 40 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
5 38 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
6 31 (0.47%) Plesk
7 25 (0.38%) Nagios
8 22 (0.33%) SCCM
9 19 (0.29%) NetBackup
10 18 (0.27%) Backup Exec
11 16 (0.24%) HP UCMDB
11 16 (0.24%) SCOM
12 15 (0.23%) Tivoli
13 13 (0.20%) Data Guard
14 12 (0.18%) Netcool
15 10 (0.15%) Cacti
16 9 (0.14%) HP NNM
16 9 (0.14%) OpenView
16 9 (0.14%) SCVMM
16 9 (0.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1305 (19.80%) Microsoft
2 678 (10.29%) Oracle
3 286 (4.34%) SAP
4 244 (3.70%) VMware
5 243 (3.69%) Cisco
6 219 (3.32%) HP
7 116 (1.76%) Google
8 115 (1.75%) IBM
9 99 (1.50%) Red Hat
10 94 (1.43%) Adobe
11 86 (1.31%) EMC
12 82 (1.24%) Veritas
13 68 (1.03%) NetApp
14 59 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
14 59 (0.90%) Sun
15 57 (0.86%) Huawei
16 55 (0.83%) Cognos
16 55 (0.83%) Citrix
17 51 (0.77%) Juniper
18 48 (0.73%) Apple
Theale, Berkshire
NTT Com Security
Salary: Excellent + bonus + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Surrey
Harrington Starr
Posted: 14 hours ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Research Councils UK
Posted: 15 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 15 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Websense
Salary: Competitive Salary & Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Middlesex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £29000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum £40k
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Andover, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £56000 - £65000 per annum + Healthcare, etc
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Fleet, Hampshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Petersfield, Hampshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
JPS Selection
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Fleet, Hampshire
Boeing
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
AppDynamics
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
TTM Healthcare
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday