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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 12 13 11
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Degree 3116 3372 3140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 14.71% 14.94% 14.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 46.71% 44.97% 46.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2450 2628 2535
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 £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
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
6671 7498 6806
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.49% 33.23% 32.03%
Number of salaries quoted 5315 5711 5480
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £64,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 September 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 September 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 +5 871 £47,500 +18.75% 88
Surrey -1 674 £42,500 -0.58% 60
Hampshire -2 513 £40,000 - 74
Oxfordshire +5 305 £40,000 +21.21% 71
Buckinghamshire +1 259 £40,000 - 30
East Sussex +1 159 £40,000 +2.56% 15
Kent -1 156 £40,000 +8.84% 12
West Sussex -8 123 £47,500 +17.28% 13
Middlesex -5 39 £65,000 +30.00% 1
Sussex +4 10 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Isle of Wight +4 4 £35,000 +40.00% 4
Thames Valley - 3 - -
Home Counties - 1 £90,000 -
Degree
England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 2117 (34.99%) Computer Science
2 1476 (24.40%) SQL
3 1431 (23.65%) Agile Software Development
4 1318 (21.79%) Finance
5 1111 (18.36%) Java
6 1093 (18.07%) Software Engineering
7 1058 (17.49%) JavaScript
8 1018 (16.83%) C#
9 987 (16.31%) Windows
10 986 (16.30%) Microsoft
11 976 (16.13%) .NET
12 965 (15.95%) Analytical Skills
13 962 (15.90%) SQL Server
14 940 (15.54%) HTML
15 857 (14.17%) Linux
16 830 (13.72%) Project Management
17 778 (12.86%) MS Excel
18 744 (12.30%) CSS
19 735 (12.15%) C++
20 678 (11.21%) Oracle
21 618 (10.21%) Telecoms
22 586 (9.69%) Mathematics
23 554 (9.16%) XML
24 479 (7.92%) ITIL
25 475 (7.85%) SDLC
26 473 (7.82%) OO
27 471 (7.79%) jQuery
28 466 (7.70%) ASP.NET
29 458 (7.57%) Marketing
30 452 (7.47%) UNIX

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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
1 208 (3.44%) Apache
2 139 (2.30%) SharePoint
3 133 (2.20%) Tomcat
4 120 (1.98%) CMS
5 113 (1.87%) WebLogic
6 112 (1.85%) IIS
7 95 (1.57%) SAS
8 77 (1.27%) MS Exchange
9 75 (1.24%) WebSphere
10 68 (1.12%) Node.js
11 57 (0.94%) JBoss
12 51 (0.84%) OpenStack
13 47 (0.78%) nginx
14 43 (0.71%) WordPress
15 42 (0.69%) Drupal
16 34 (0.56%) Oracle Workflow
17 29 (0.48%) Jetty
18 28 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
19 27 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2010
20 26 (0.43%) Joomla!
Applications
1 778 (12.86%) MS Excel
2 316 (5.22%) MS Office
3 143 (2.36%) MS PowerPoint
4 65 (1.07%) MS Project
5 62 (1.02%) Photoshop
6 57 (0.94%) SPSS
7 46 (0.76%) MS Visio
8 37 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
9 34 (0.56%) Adobe Illustrator
10 22 (0.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 16 (0.26%) SOLIDWORKS
12 14 (0.23%) OmniGraffle
12 14 (0.23%) PowerPivot
13 13 (0.21%) Fireworks
14 7 (0.12%) AutoCAD
14 7 (0.12%) Adobe Captivate
15 6 (0.099%) Simulink
16 5 (0.083%) RoboHelp
16 5 (0.083%) GNU Octave
17 4 (0.066%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 42 (0.69%) Oracle EBS
1 42 (0.69%) Oracle ERP
2 38 (0.63%) SAP ERP
3 34 (0.56%) Oracle EBS R12
4 31 (0.51%) HFM
5 30 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
6 21 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 17 (0.28%) Oracle General Ledger
8 16 (0.26%) Oracle Payables
9 14 (0.23%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 14 (0.23%) Magento
10 12 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
11 10 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
11 10 (0.17%) Oracle Receivables
11 10 (0.17%) Adobe Campaign
11 10 (0.17%) Oracle E-Business Tax
11 10 (0.17%) Oracle Financials
11 10 (0.17%) Oracle 11i
12 9 (0.15%) SAP WM
12 9 (0.15%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 236 (3.90%) SaaS
2 124 (2.05%) Amazon AWS
3 56 (0.93%) Office 365
4 53 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
5 46 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
6 38 (0.63%) IaaS
7 37 (0.61%) Google Analytics
8 36 (0.60%) SuccessFactors
9 25 (0.41%) GitHub
10 19 (0.31%) PaaS
11 13 (0.21%) Taleo
11 13 (0.21%) Responsys
12 11 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
13 9 (0.15%) Force.com
14 7 (0.12%) Boomi
15 5 (0.083%) iPaaS
15 5 (0.083%) Google App Engine
16 3 (0.050%) Adobe Analytics
16 3 (0.050%) Google Apps
16 3 (0.050%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 271 (4.48%) TCP/IP
2 256 (4.23%) Firewall
3 191 (3.16%) Internet
4 184 (3.04%) DNS
5 178 (2.94%) LAN
6 167 (2.76%) Wireless
7 148 (2.45%) WAN
8 120 (1.98%) VoIP
9 112 (1.85%) VPN
10 110 (1.82%) HTTP
11 93 (1.54%) Network Security
12 89 (1.47%) DHCP
13 85 (1.40%) SAN
14 71 (1.17%) SSL
15 67 (1.11%) MPLS
16 58 (0.96%) BGP
16 58 (0.96%) VLAN
17 56 (0.93%) Unified Communications
18 54 (0.89%) OSPF
19 46 (0.76%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 962 (15.90%) SQL Server
2 415 (6.86%) MySQL
3 221 (3.65%) Relational Database
4 198 (3.27%) Oracle Database
5 170 (2.81%) Data Warehouse
6 156 (2.58%) Big Data
7 145 (2.40%) NoSQL
8 138 (2.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 135 (2.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 110 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
11 87 (1.44%) PostgreSQL
12 82 (1.36%) RDBMS
13 76 (1.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 70 (1.16%) BusinessObjects
15 69 (1.14%) Data Mining
16 64 (1.06%) MongoDB
17 62 (1.02%) Oracle Database 11g
17 62 (1.02%) Oracle Reports
18 56 (0.93%) Oracle BI EE
19 54 (0.89%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 260 (4.30%) Git (software)
2 245 (4.05%) Visual Studio
3 146 (2.41%) Subversion
4 113 (1.87%) JIRA
5 109 (1.80%) Maven
5 109 (1.80%) Eclipse
6 99 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
7 96 (1.59%) Selenium
8 87 (1.44%) Jenkins
9 54 (0.89%) NUnit
10 53 (0.88%) JUnit
11 52 (0.86%) Oracle Forms
12 51 (0.84%) Ant
13 45 (0.74%) Grunt
14 33 (0.55%) gulp
15 31 (0.51%) Toad
16 30 (0.50%) PHPUnit
17 25 (0.41%) Rhino Mocks
18 23 (0.38%) JMeter
19 21 (0.35%) Mockito
General
1 1318 (21.79%) Finance
2 618 (10.21%) Telecoms
3 458 (7.57%) Marketing
4 234 (3.87%) Retail
5 214 (3.54%) Electronics
6 156 (2.58%) Manufacturing
7 122 (2.02%) Games
8 117 (1.93%) Banking
8 117 (1.93%) Automotive
9 116 (1.92%) Legal
10 85 (1.40%) Aerospace
11 69 (1.14%) German Language
12 56 (0.93%) Law
13 55 (0.91%) Front Office
14 49 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
15 46 (0.76%) Billing
16 45 (0.74%) Advertising
17 44 (0.73%) Publishing
18 39 (0.64%) French Language
19 33 (0.55%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 1746 (28.86%) Developer
2 868 (14.35%) Analyst
3 524 (8.66%) Software Engineer
4 400 (6.61%) Graduate
5 399 (6.60%) Consultant
6 376 (6.21%) Software Developer
7 343 (5.67%) Java Developer
8 311 (5.14%) Business Analyst
9 308 (5.09%) Junior
10 275 (4.55%) Project Manager
11 271 (4.48%) Senior Developer
12 268 (4.43%) C# Developer
13 234 (3.87%) Architect
14 232 (3.83%) .NET Developer
15 188 (3.11%) Graduate Developer
16 181 (2.99%) Junior Developer
17 175 (2.89%) C# .NET Developer
18 162 (2.68%) Support Analyst
19 159 (2.63%) Web Developer
20 145 (2.40%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 976 (16.13%) .NET
2 940 (15.54%) HTML
3 744 (12.30%) CSS
4 554 (9.16%) XML
5 471 (7.79%) jQuery
6 466 (7.70%) ASP.NET
7 429 (7.09%) Web Services
8 297 (4.91%) HTML5
9 289 (4.78%) Spring
10 214 (3.54%) Ajax
11 181 (2.99%) REST
12 180 (2.98%) Hibernate
13 168 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
14 167 (2.76%) AngularJS
15 165 (2.73%) JSON
16 160 (2.64%) J2EE
17 155 (2.56%) .NET Framework
18 145 (2.40%) WPF
19 130 (2.15%) CSS3
20 124 (2.05%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2117 (34.99%) Computer Science
2 965 (15.95%) Analytical Skills
3 586 (9.69%) Mathematics
4 310 (5.12%) Management Information System
5 237 (3.92%) Data Centre
6 236 (3.90%) User Experience
7 224 (3.70%) Physics
8 167 (2.76%) Enterprise Software
9 164 (2.71%) Algorithms
10 148 (2.45%) Mobile App
11 142 (2.35%) Statistics
12 132 (2.18%) Visualisation
13 117 (1.93%) Social Media
14 108 (1.79%) Data Structures
15 90 (1.49%) Client/Server
16 83 (1.37%) Economics
17 81 (1.34%) Data Integration
18 73 (1.21%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
19 68 (1.12%) Replication
20 64 (1.06%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 987 (16.31%) Windows
2 857 (14.17%) Linux
3 452 (7.47%) UNIX
4 221 (3.65%) Android
5 179 (2.96%) Apple iOS
6 119 (1.97%) Windows Server 2008
7 85 (1.40%) Solaris
8 81 (1.34%) Windows Server 2012
9 75 (1.24%) Windows 7
10 47 (0.78%) Windows Server 2003
11 46 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 41 (0.68%) CentOS
13 29 (0.48%) Windows 8
14 25 (0.41%) AIX
15 24 (0.40%) Windows XP
16 20 (0.33%) Mac OS X
17 17 (0.28%) Ubuntu
17 17 (0.28%) Windows Phone
18 15 (0.25%) Oracle Linux
19 12 (0.20%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1431 (23.65%) Agile Software Development
2 1093 (18.07%) Software Engineering
3 830 (13.72%) Project Management
4 479 (7.92%) ITIL
5 475 (7.85%) SDLC
6 473 (7.82%) OO
7 412 (6.81%) Scrum
8 394 (6.51%) MVC
9 336 (5.55%) Business Intelligence
10 326 (5.39%) Analytics
11 324 (5.36%) PRINCE2
12 316 (5.22%) TDD
13 287 (4.74%) Unit Testing
14 258 (4.26%) Continuous Improvement
15 257 (4.25%) Business Analysis
16 246 (4.07%) Mentoring
17 234 (3.87%) Stakeholder Management
18 228 (3.77%) E-Commerce
18 228 (3.77%) Time Management
19 203 (3.36%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1476 (24.40%) SQL
2 1111 (18.36%) Java
3 1058 (17.49%) JavaScript
4 1018 (16.83%) C#
5 735 (12.15%) C++
6 396 (6.55%) Python
7 392 (6.48%) C
8 314 (5.19%) PHP
9 214 (3.54%) VB.NET
10 195 (3.22%) T-SQL
11 193 (3.19%) Perl
12 184 (3.04%) PL/SQL
13 153 (2.53%) VB
14 116 (1.92%) Shell Script
15 106 (1.75%) Ruby
16 86 (1.42%) VBA
17 79 (1.31%) PowerShell
18 69 (1.14%) MATLAB
19 60 (0.99%) R
20 58 (0.96%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 292 (4.83%) Security Cleared
2 218 (3.60%) Cisco Certification
3 197 (3.26%) SC Cleared
4 174 (2.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 158 (2.61%) ISEB
6 123 (2.03%) PMI Certification
7 118 (1.95%) CCNA
8 110 (1.82%) ISTQB
9 105 (1.74%) MCSE
10 102 (1.69%) CISSP
11 97 (1.60%) CCNP
12 72 (1.19%) PhD
13 69 (1.14%) PMP
14 54 (0.89%) CCIE
14 54 (0.89%) HND
15 52 (0.86%) MCP
16 51 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 49 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
18 47 (0.78%) CISM
19 46 (0.76%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 405 (6.69%) QA
2 148 (2.45%) SLA
3 75 (1.24%) ISO 9001
4 54 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 32 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 32 (0.53%) PCI DSS
6 16 (0.26%) Data Quality
7 10 (0.17%) COBIT
8 8 (0.13%) P3O
8 8 (0.13%) GAMP
9 7 (0.12%) HL7
10 6 (0.099%) JSP 440
11 5 (0.083%) Section 508
11 5 (0.083%) WCAG
11 5 (0.083%) 21 CFR Part 11
11 5 (0.083%) TickIT
11 5 (0.083%) ISO 14001
12 3 (0.050%) ISO/IEC 17799
12 3 (0.050%) GCP
12 3 (0.050%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 208 (3.44%) Active Directory
2 181 (2.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 89 (1.47%) Firmware
4 63 (1.04%) Hyper-V
5 26 (0.43%) Oracle RAC
6 25 (0.41%) Varnish
7 24 (0.40%) VMware ESX
8 20 (0.33%) Xen
8 20 (0.33%) vSphere
9 17 (0.28%) IMail Server
10 16 (0.26%) UAG
11 15 (0.25%) Forefront TMG
12 14 (0.23%) ISA Server
13 13 (0.21%) Squid
13 13 (0.21%) qmail
14 11 (0.18%) KVM
15 10 (0.17%) VirtualBox
16 9 (0.15%) Snort
17 7 (0.12%) NFS
17 7 (0.12%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 77 (1.27%) Puppet
2 46 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
3 34 (0.56%) ZABBIX
4 33 (0.55%) Nagios
5 31 (0.51%) Graphite
6 27 (0.45%) SCCM
7 23 (0.38%) Cacti
8 21 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
9 20 (0.33%) Ganglia
10 19 (0.31%) logstash
11 18 (0.30%) collectd
12 13 (0.21%) Ansible
12 13 (0.21%) SCOM
12 13 (0.21%) Netcool
13 12 (0.20%) Nmap
13 12 (0.20%) Vagrant
14 11 (0.18%) Cisco UCCE
14 11 (0.18%) Backup Exec
14 11 (0.18%) Nessus
15 10 (0.17%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 986 (16.30%) Microsoft
2 678 (11.21%) Oracle
3 279 (4.61%) VMware
4 266 (4.40%) Cisco
5 239 (3.95%) SAP
6 143 (2.36%) HP
7 100 (1.65%) Juniper
8 97 (1.60%) Red Hat
9 88 (1.45%) Citrix
10 87 (1.44%) Salesforce.com
11 76 (1.26%) Google
12 72 (1.19%) IBM
13 67 (1.11%) Sun
14 64 (1.06%) Informatica
15 60 (0.99%) Adobe
16 49 (0.81%) TOWER Software
16 49 (0.81%) hybris
16 49 (0.81%) F5
17 48 (0.79%) Cognos
18 42 (0.69%) Tableau
Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 -60,000
Posted: 3 hours ago
Berkshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Posted: 3 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000 plus benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
TTR UK Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Berkshire
Blue Glue
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Dartford, Kent
ninesharp
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 6 hours ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified highly competitive
Posted: 6 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 6 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 6 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £23500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago