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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 12 12 10
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing Degree 3020 3484 3301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 14.56% 15.38% 14.97%
As % of the Qualifications category 46.29% 45.73% 45.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2308 2788 2657
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +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
6524 7618 7203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.46% 33.64% 32.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5108 5857 5797
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 31 July 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 31 July 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
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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 +5 835 £47,500 +18.75% 88
Surrey -1 692 £44,000 +1.73% 88
Hampshire -5 464 £40,000 - 61
Oxfordshire +6 274 £40,000 +11.00% 33
Buckinghamshire +2 274 £40,000 - 28
East Sussex -2 146 £35,000 -12.50% 15
West Sussex 0 142 £41,250 +1.85% 12
Kent -6 136 £43,000 +17.00% 24
Middlesex -2 34 £60,000 +17.07% 1
Sussex +1 10 £40,000 - 2
Home Counties - 4 £70,000 -
Thames Valley +4 2 - -
M4 Corridor -5 1 £40,000 -11.11%
Degree
England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 2067 (33.97%) Computer Science
2 1473 (24.21%) Agile Software Development
3 1434 (23.57%) SQL
4 1293 (21.25%) Finance
5 1146 (18.83%) Java
6 1066 (17.52%) Software Engineering
7 1040 (17.09%) C#
8 1035 (17.01%) Microsoft
9 987 (16.22%) JavaScript
10 982 (16.14%) SQL Server
11 981 (16.12%) .NET
12 967 (15.89%) Windows
13 956 (15.71%) Analytical Skills
14 882 (14.49%) HTML
15 875 (14.38%) Project Management
16 848 (13.94%) Linux
17 809 (13.29%) MS Excel
18 733 (12.05%) C++
19 691 (11.36%) CSS
20 681 (11.19%) Telecoms
21 630 (10.35%) Oracle
22 557 (9.15%) XML
23 553 (9.09%) Mathematics
24 523 (8.59%) ITIL
25 488 (8.02%) ASP.NET
25 488 (8.02%) SDLC
26 474 (7.79%) OO
27 462 (7.59%) Marketing
28 461 (7.58%) UNIX
29 440 (7.23%) jQuery

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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
1 198 (3.25%) Apache
2 139 (2.28%) Tomcat
3 132 (2.17%) SharePoint
4 112 (1.84%) IIS
5 109 (1.79%) CMS
6 97 (1.59%) SAS
7 95 (1.56%) WebLogic
8 77 (1.27%) MS Exchange
9 58 (0.95%) WebSphere
10 56 (0.92%) JBoss
11 52 (0.85%) Node.js
11 52 (0.85%) OpenStack
12 46 (0.76%) Drupal
13 37 (0.61%) Oracle Workflow
13 37 (0.61%) WordPress
14 34 (0.56%) nginx
15 30 (0.49%) Apache Solr
16 28 (0.46%) Jetty
17 25 (0.41%) Lync
17 25 (0.41%) Joomla!
Applications
1 809 (13.29%) MS Excel
2 322 (5.29%) MS Office
3 145 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 73 (1.20%) Photoshop
5 71 (1.17%) MS Project
6 70 (1.15%) SPSS
7 55 (0.90%) MS Visio
8 46 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
9 40 (0.66%) Adobe Illustrator
10 22 (0.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 14 (0.23%) Fireworks
12 13 (0.21%) PowerPivot
13 12 (0.20%) SOLIDWORKS
14 10 (0.16%) OmniGraffle
14 10 (0.16%) AutoCAD
15 6 (0.099%) InDesign
16 5 (0.082%) Simulink
16 5 (0.082%) RoboHelp
16 5 (0.082%) Adobe Captivate
17 4 (0.066%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 49 (0.81%) SAP ERP
2 43 (0.71%) Oracle ERP
3 39 (0.64%) Oracle EBS
4 30 (0.49%) HFM
4 30 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
4 30 (0.49%) Oracle EBS R12
5 19 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 18 (0.30%) Oracle General Ledger
7 17 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
7 17 (0.28%) Oracle Payables
8 14 (0.23%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 14 (0.23%) Magento
9 12 (0.20%) Remedy AR System
10 11 (0.18%) Oracle Receivables
11 10 (0.16%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 10 (0.16%) Adobe Campaign
11 10 (0.16%) Oracle 11i
12 8 (0.13%) Oracle Financials
12 8 (0.13%) Primavera
12 8 (0.13%) Epicor Vantage
Cloud Services
1 211 (3.47%) SaaS
2 92 (1.51%) Amazon AWS
3 62 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
4 51 (0.84%) Office 365
5 46 (0.76%) SuccessFactors
6 44 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
7 43 (0.71%) IaaS
8 41 (0.67%) Google Analytics
9 24 (0.39%) PaaS
10 12 (0.20%) Taleo
10 12 (0.20%) GitHub
10 12 (0.20%) Responsys
10 12 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
11 7 (0.12%) Boomi
11 7 (0.12%) Force.com
12 6 (0.099%) Google App Engine
13 5 (0.082%) iPaaS
14 4 (0.066%) Adobe Analytics
15 3 (0.049%) Google Apps
15 3 (0.049%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 268 (4.40%) TCP/IP
2 256 (4.21%) Firewall
3 203 (3.34%) Wireless
4 198 (3.25%) LAN
5 193 (3.17%) Internet
6 181 (2.97%) DNS
7 164 (2.70%) WAN
8 122 (2.00%) VoIP
9 119 (1.96%) VPN
10 98 (1.61%) HTTP
11 97 (1.59%) DHCP
12 96 (1.58%) SAN
13 91 (1.50%) Network Security
14 64 (1.05%) MPLS
15 63 (1.04%) SSL
16 61 (1.00%) VLAN
17 60 (0.99%) BGP
18 54 (0.89%) OSPF
18 54 (0.89%) Broadband
19 49 (0.81%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 982 (16.14%) SQL Server
2 369 (6.06%) MySQL
3 212 (3.48%) Relational Database
4 176 (2.89%) Oracle Database
5 161 (2.65%) Data Warehouse
6 140 (2.30%) Big Data
7 133 (2.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 131 (2.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 104 (1.71%) NoSQL
10 101 (1.66%) SQL Server 2008
11 85 (1.40%) Data Mining
12 82 (1.35%) BusinessObjects
13 76 (1.25%) RDBMS
14 75 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 67 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
16 62 (1.02%) Oracle Reports
17 59 (0.97%) Oracle Database 11g
18 56 (0.92%) MS Access
19 55 (0.90%) OLAP
19 55 (0.90%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 273 (4.49%) Visual Studio
2 254 (4.17%) Git (software)
3 162 (2.66%) Subversion
4 124 (2.04%) Eclipse
5 118 (1.94%) Maven
5 118 (1.94%) Team Foundation Server
6 112 (1.84%) JIRA
7 97 (1.59%) Selenium
8 76 (1.25%) Jenkins
9 70 (1.15%) NUnit
10 60 (0.99%) Ant
11 49 (0.81%) JUnit
12 46 (0.76%) Oracle Forms
13 39 (0.64%) Rhino Mocks
14 36 (0.59%) PHPUnit
15 34 (0.56%) Toad
15 34 (0.56%) Grunt
16 23 (0.38%) HP UFT
16 23 (0.38%) JMeter
17 19 (0.31%) gulp
General
1 1293 (21.25%) Finance
2 681 (11.19%) Telecoms
3 462 (7.59%) Marketing
4 228 (3.75%) Retail
5 199 (3.27%) Electronics
6 149 (2.45%) Manufacturing
7 116 (1.91%) Automotive
8 114 (1.87%) Banking
9 111 (1.82%) Legal
10 108 (1.77%) Games
11 96 (1.58%) Aerospace
12 74 (1.22%) German Language
13 62 (1.02%) Publishing
14 59 (0.97%) Billing
15 58 (0.95%) Law
16 49 (0.81%) Advertising
17 46 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
18 45 (0.74%) Front Office
19 35 (0.58%) French Language
20 29 (0.48%) Military
Job Titles
1 1695 (27.86%) Developer
2 860 (14.13%) Analyst
3 501 (8.23%) Software Engineer
4 404 (6.64%) Consultant
5 402 (6.61%) Graduate
6 378 (6.21%) Software Developer
7 333 (5.47%) Java Developer
8 320 (5.26%) Business Analyst
9 315 (5.18%) Junior
10 298 (4.90%) Project Manager
11 271 (4.45%) C# Developer
12 260 (4.27%) Architect
13 252 (4.14%) .NET Developer
14 231 (3.80%) Senior Developer
15 187 (3.07%) Junior Developer
16 182 (2.99%) C# .NET Developer
17 167 (2.74%) Graduate Developer
18 165 (2.71%) Support Engineer
19 152 (2.50%) Support Analyst
20 146 (2.40%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 981 (16.12%) .NET
2 882 (14.49%) HTML
3 691 (11.36%) CSS
4 557 (9.15%) XML
5 488 (8.02%) ASP.NET
6 440 (7.23%) jQuery
7 396 (6.51%) Web Services
8 276 (4.54%) HTML5
9 275 (4.52%) Spring
10 206 (3.39%) Ajax
11 184 (3.02%) J2EE
12 177 (2.91%) Hibernate
13 175 (2.88%) ASP.NET MVC
14 171 (2.81%) REST
15 157 (2.58%) .NET Framework
16 156 (2.56%) JSON
17 138 (2.27%) CSS3
18 134 (2.20%) WPF
19 132 (2.17%) AngularJS
20 116 (1.91%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 2067 (33.97%) Computer Science
2 956 (15.71%) Analytical Skills
3 553 (9.09%) Mathematics
4 325 (5.34%) Management Information System
5 253 (4.16%) User Experience
6 241 (3.96%) Data Centre
7 217 (3.57%) Physics
8 169 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
9 154 (2.53%) Mobile App
10 145 (2.38%) Social Media
11 143 (2.35%) Algorithms
11 143 (2.35%) Statistics
12 134 (2.20%) Visualisation
13 96 (1.58%) Data Structures
14 78 (1.28%) Data Integration
15 76 (1.25%) Client/Server
16 74 (1.22%) Economics
17 70 (1.15%) PMI
18 62 (1.02%) Embedded Systems
19 59 (0.97%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 967 (15.89%) Windows
2 848 (13.94%) Linux
3 461 (7.58%) UNIX
4 217 (3.57%) Android
5 172 (2.83%) Apple iOS
6 110 (1.81%) Windows Server 2008
7 83 (1.36%) Solaris
8 81 (1.33%) Windows 7
9 70 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
10 62 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 48 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
12 46 (0.76%) CentOS
13 26 (0.43%) Mac OS X
14 24 (0.39%) AIX
14 24 (0.39%) Windows XP
15 22 (0.36%) Ubuntu
16 17 (0.28%) Windows Phone
17 15 (0.25%) Windows 8
18 14 (0.23%) Oracle Linux
19 13 (0.21%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1473 (24.21%) Agile Software Development
2 1066 (17.52%) Software Engineering
3 875 (14.38%) Project Management
4 523 (8.59%) ITIL
5 488 (8.02%) SDLC
6 474 (7.79%) OO
7 414 (6.80%) Scrum
8 390 (6.41%) MVC
9 378 (6.21%) PRINCE2
10 348 (5.72%) Business Intelligence
11 335 (5.51%) Analytics
12 302 (4.96%) TDD
13 294 (4.83%) Continuous Improvement
14 281 (4.62%) Unit Testing
15 259 (4.26%) Business Analysis
16 254 (4.17%) E-Commerce
17 239 (3.93%) Stakeholder Management
18 234 (3.85%) Time Management
19 221 (3.63%) Service Management
20 219 (3.60%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1434 (23.57%) SQL
2 1146 (18.83%) Java
3 1040 (17.09%) C#
4 987 (16.22%) JavaScript
5 733 (12.05%) C++
6 388 (6.38%) C
7 345 (5.67%) Python
8 298 (4.90%) PHP
9 219 (3.60%) VB.NET
10 195 (3.20%) Perl
11 193 (3.17%) T-SQL
12 171 (2.81%) PL/SQL
13 164 (2.70%) VB
14 105 (1.73%) Shell Script
15 90 (1.48%) Ruby
16 82 (1.35%) VBA
17 73 (1.20%) MATLAB
18 71 (1.17%) PowerShell
19 57 (0.94%) Bash Shell
20 51 (0.84%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 287 (4.72%) Security Cleared
2 244 (4.01%) Cisco Certification
3 202 (3.32%) SC Cleared
4 172 (2.83%) Microsoft Certification
5 171 (2.81%) ISEB
6 148 (2.43%) PMI Certification
7 137 (2.25%) CCNA
8 118 (1.94%) ISTQB
9 116 (1.91%) CCNP
10 98 (1.61%) MCSE
11 95 (1.56%) CISSP
12 91 (1.50%) PMP
13 74 (1.22%) PhD
14 71 (1.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 62 (1.02%) HND
16 61 (1.00%) CCIE
16 61 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
17 49 (0.81%) MCP
17 49 (0.81%) DV Cleared
18 44 (0.72%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 416 (6.84%) QA
2 166 (2.73%) SLA
3 78 (1.28%) ISO 9001
4 65 (1.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 31 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 28 (0.46%) PCI DSS
7 14 (0.23%) Data Quality
8 11 (0.18%) ISO 9000
9 8 (0.13%) ISO 14001
9 8 (0.13%) JSP 440
10 7 (0.12%) COBIT
10 7 (0.12%) HL7
11 5 (0.082%) DICOM
11 5 (0.082%) WCAG
11 5 (0.082%) 21 CFR Part 11
11 5 (0.082%) GAMP
11 5 (0.082%) Section 508
12 3 (0.049%) JTAG
12 3 (0.049%) GCP
12 3 (0.049%) TickIT
System Software
1 208 (3.42%) Active Directory
2 179 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 71 (1.17%) Firmware
4 59 (0.97%) Hyper-V
5 26 (0.43%) vSphere
6 25 (0.41%) Oracle RAC
7 24 (0.39%) VMware ESX
8 20 (0.33%) Xen
9 15 (0.25%) IMail Server
10 12 (0.20%) Varnish
10 12 (0.20%) NFS
11 10 (0.16%) Squid
11 10 (0.16%) qmail
11 10 (0.16%) UAG
11 10 (0.16%) KVM
12 9 (0.15%) iptables
12 9 (0.15%) Forefront TMG
12 9 (0.15%) VirtualBox
13 8 (0.13%) Terminal Server
14 6 (0.099%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 73 (1.20%) Puppet
2 47 (0.77%) HP Quality Center
3 33 (0.54%) Nagios
4 30 (0.49%) ZABBIX
5 27 (0.44%) Graphite
6 25 (0.41%) SCCM
7 20 (0.33%) Cacti
8 17 (0.28%) Ganglia
9 16 (0.26%) logstash
10 15 (0.25%) collectd
10 15 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
11 12 (0.20%) Netcool
12 11 (0.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 11 (0.18%) Backup Exec
12 11 (0.18%) Oracle RMAN
12 11 (0.18%) Nmap
12 11 (0.18%) Vagrant
13 10 (0.16%) cPanel
13 10 (0.16%) Nessus
13 10 (0.16%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 1035 (17.01%) Microsoft
2 630 (10.35%) Oracle
3 277 (4.55%) VMware
4 271 (4.45%) Cisco
5 248 (4.08%) SAP
6 147 (2.42%) HP
7 109 (1.79%) Red Hat
8 101 (1.66%) Juniper
9 97 (1.59%) IBM
10 91 (1.50%) Salesforce.com
11 84 (1.38%) Citrix
12 82 (1.35%) Google
13 69 (1.13%) Informatica
14 64 (1.05%) Cognos
14 64 (1.05%) Adobe
15 60 (0.99%) Sun
16 58 (0.95%) hybris
17 52 (0.85%) F5
18 51 (0.84%) TOWER Software
19 47 (0.77%) Tableau
Aldershot, Hampshire
Experis IT
Posted: 8 hours ago
Walton-on-thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Limited
Salary: excellent training and development + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Berkshire
Project People Ltd.
Posted: 8 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits & Training
Posted: 8 hours ago
Walton-on-thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Limited
Salary: excellent training and development + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £58,000 per annum £45-59k + excellent benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Chatham, Kent
Xchanging
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Research Councils UK
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Zurich
Posted: Yesterday
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £26,000 to £30,000 per annum Superb base, bonus, benefits and fir
Posted: Yesterday
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Weybridge, Surrey
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £375.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Weybridge, Surrey
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Weybridge, Surrey
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £300.00 - £400.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Weybridge, Surrey
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Weybridge, Surrey
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £375.00 - £400.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Annual Bonus, Pension, Health care,
Posted: 2 days ago