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 24 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 10 9 9
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing Degree 3545 3291 3568
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 15.10% 14.68% 14.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 45.98% 44.59% 44.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2851 2694 3055
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 £24,000 £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
7710 7380 8041
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 32.84% 32.91% 33.10%
Number of salaries quoted 6081 5864 7037
Average salary £43,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,873
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 24 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 24 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 0 897 £47,500 +18.75% 89
Berkshire 0 785 £45,000 +8.43% 83
Hampshire +2 567 £40,000 +6.66% 72
Oxfordshire -5 292 £40,000 - 58
Buckinghamshire +1 268 £40,000 +6.66% 32
East Sussex +3 200 £37,500 -6.25% 9
West Sussex -1 175 £40,000 +14.28% 21
Kent -1 174 £42,500 +6.25% 25
Middlesex +3 77 £41,500 +3.75% 3
Thames Valley +5 18 £46,000 +31.42%
Sussex +10 16 - -
Home Counties +2 16 - -
M4 Corridor +6 1 - -
Isle of Wight -5 1 £32,500 -20.24%
Degree
England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 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 1996 (30.46%) Computer Science
2 1592 (24.30%) SQL
3 1586 (24.21%) .NET
4 1480 (22.59%) C#
5 1315 (20.07%) Microsoft
6 1273 (19.43%) SQL Server
7 1216 (18.56%) Finance
8 1200 (18.32%) HTML
9 1171 (17.87%) Java
10 1123 (17.14%) Windows
11 1090 (16.64%) JavaScript
12 1058 (16.15%) Software Engineering
13 980 (14.96%) Linux
14 891 (13.60%) CSS
15 884 (13.49%) C++
16 826 (12.61%) MS Excel
17 812 (12.39%) ASP.NET
18 803 (12.26%) Project Management
19 765 (11.68%) Agile Software Development
20 694 (10.59%) OO
21 676 (10.32%) Oracle
22 607 (9.26%) Telecoms
23 605 (9.23%) Mathematics
24 559 (8.53%) XML
25 549 (8.38%) jQuery
26 525 (8.01%) C
27 521 (7.95%) MVC
28 509 (7.77%) Marketing
29 480 (7.33%) QA
30 467 (7.13%) ITIL

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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
1 225 (3.43%) SharePoint
2 203 (3.10%) Apache
3 183 (2.79%) IIS
4 175 (2.67%) CMS
5 131 (2.00%) Tomcat
6 105 (1.60%) MS Exchange
7 88 (1.34%) SAS
8 79 (1.21%) WebLogic
9 69 (1.05%) WebSphere
10 68 (1.04%) Drupal
11 59 (0.90%) Node.js
12 47 (0.72%) Alfresco
13 43 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2010
14 42 (0.64%) nginx
15 41 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
16 33 (0.50%) WordPress
17 29 (0.44%) IBM Notes
18 27 (0.41%) Lotus Domino
19 25 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
20 24 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 826 (12.61%) MS Excel
2 341 (5.20%) MS Office
3 136 (2.08%) MS Project
4 127 (1.94%) MS PowerPoint
5 95 (1.45%) Photoshop
6 84 (1.28%) MS Visio
7 52 (0.79%) Simulink
8 39 (0.60%) Adobe Illustrator
9 27 (0.41%) Acrobat
10 17 (0.26%) Adobe After Effects
11 15 (0.23%) InDesign
11 15 (0.23%) SPSS
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
16 8 (0.12%) Fireworks
16 8 (0.12%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 66 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 35 (0.53%) Google Analytics
3 33 (0.50%) SAP Business One
4 25 (0.38%) Magento
5 23 (0.35%) Oracle BRM
6 21 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
7 18 (0.27%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 16 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
9 15 (0.23%) SAP FI/CO
9 15 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
9 15 (0.23%) SAP CO
9 15 (0.23%) SAP FI
10 14 (0.21%) SAP SD
10 14 (0.21%) SAP ERP
11 12 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
11 12 (0.18%) SAP BPC
12 10 (0.15%) SiteCatalyst
13 9 (0.14%) Oracle EBS R12
14 6 (0.092%) WebTrends
14 6 (0.092%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 132 (2.01%) SaaS
2 58 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 34 (0.52%) Amazon AWS
4 30 (0.46%) GitHub
5 25 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
6 15 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
7 13 (0.20%) Office 365
8 11 (0.17%) Amazon ELB
8 11 (0.17%) Route 53
9 6 (0.092%) IaaS
10 5 (0.076%) Google Apps
11 3 (0.046%) Basecamp
11 3 (0.046%) Trello
11 3 (0.046%) Amazon S3
11 3 (0.046%) PaaS
12 2 (0.031%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 262 (4.00%) TCP/IP
2 261 (3.98%) Firewall
3 255 (3.89%) Internet
4 149 (2.27%) DNS
5 139 (2.12%) VPN
6 130 (1.98%) LAN
7 115 (1.76%) SAN
8 104 (1.59%) HTTP
9 102 (1.56%) Wireless
10 98 (1.50%) WAN
11 95 (1.45%) Ethernet
12 79 (1.21%) VoIP
13 78 (1.19%) DHCP
14 74 (1.13%) Network Security
15 67 (1.02%) NAS
16 59 (0.90%) FTP
17 57 (0.87%) iSCSI
18 52 (0.79%) Broadband
19 49 (0.75%) LDAP
20 47 (0.72%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1273 (19.43%) SQL Server
2 343 (5.24%) MySQL
3 295 (4.50%) Relational Database
4 225 (3.43%) SQL Server 2008
5 140 (2.14%) Oracle Database
6 137 (2.09%) Data Warehouse
7 118 (1.80%) SQL Server 2005
8 113 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 107 (1.63%) NoSQL
10 106 (1.62%) RDBMS
11 94 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 93 (1.42%) PostgreSQL
13 89 (1.36%) SQL Server 2012
14 71 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 69 (1.05%) Apache Cassandra
16 62 (0.95%) Big Data
17 59 (0.90%) Oracle Database 11g
18 56 (0.85%) Riak
19 41 (0.63%) MongoDB
20 38 (0.58%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 298 (4.55%) Visual Studio
2 209 (3.19%) Subversion
3 181 (2.76%) Git (software)
4 127 (1.94%) Selenium
5 104 (1.59%) Eclipse
5 104 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
6 88 (1.34%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 87 (1.33%) JIRA
8 68 (1.04%) JUnit
9 67 (1.02%) Maven
10 63 (0.96%) Jenkins
11 57 (0.87%) Ant
12 54 (0.82%) Rational DOORS
13 52 (0.79%) NUnit
14 49 (0.75%) WebDriver
15 46 (0.70%) TestComplete
16 41 (0.63%) Ranorex
17 40 (0.61%) QuickTest Pro
18 38 (0.58%) TeamCity
19 36 (0.55%) Jasmine
General
1 1216 (18.56%) Finance
2 607 (9.26%) Telecoms
3 509 (7.77%) Marketing
4 233 (3.56%) Electronics
5 224 (3.42%) Retail
6 138 (2.11%) Banking
7 132 (2.01%) Manufacturing
8 104 (1.59%) Back Office
9 103 (1.57%) Advertising
10 100 (1.53%) Legal
11 91 (1.39%) Military
12 86 (1.31%) Games
13 84 (1.28%) Pharmaceutical
14 73 (1.11%) Publishing
15 68 (1.04%) Billing
16 66 (1.01%) French Language
16 66 (1.01%) Aerospace
17 55 (0.84%) Multimedia
17 55 (0.84%) Law
18 54 (0.82%) German Language
Job Titles
1 2005 (30.60%) Developer
2 921 (14.06%) Analyst
3 519 (7.92%) Software Engineer
4 479 (7.31%) Software Developer
5 471 (7.19%) Consultant
6 447 (6.82%) Graduate
7 383 (5.85%) .NET Developer
8 372 (5.68%) C# Developer
9 357 (5.45%) Junior
10 309 (4.72%) Java Developer
11 307 (4.69%) Business Analyst
12 298 (4.55%) Project Manager
13 295 (4.50%) Senior Developer
14 275 (4.20%) Architect
15 238 (3.63%) C# .NET Developer
16 227 (3.46%) Junior Developer
17 178 (2.72%) Programmer
18 175 (2.67%) Graduate Developer
19 174 (2.66%) Web Developer
20 153 (2.34%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1586 (24.21%) .NET
2 1200 (18.32%) HTML
3 891 (13.60%) CSS
4 812 (12.39%) ASP.NET
5 559 (8.53%) XML
6 549 (8.38%) jQuery
7 440 (6.72%) Web Services
8 348 (5.31%) .NET Framework
9 290 (4.43%) Ajax
10 280 (4.27%) HTML5
11 257 (3.92%) WCF
12 252 (3.85%) J2EE
13 246 (3.75%) Spring
14 239 (3.65%) ASP.NET MVC
15 227 (3.46%) WPF
16 174 (2.66%) Hibernate
17 161 (2.46%) XSLT
18 138 (2.11%) SOAP
19 135 (2.06%) CSS3
20 130 (1.98%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1996 (30.46%) Computer Science
2 605 (9.23%) Mathematics
3 334 (5.10%) Management Information System
4 249 (3.80%) Physics
5 202 (3.08%) Statistics
6 200 (3.05%) Enterprise Software
7 176 (2.69%) Mobile App
8 164 (2.50%) Social Media
9 139 (2.12%) Open Source
10 91 (1.39%) Visualisation
11 87 (1.33%) Embedded Systems
12 67 (1.02%) PMI
13 62 (0.95%) Client/Server
14 55 (0.84%) Replication
15 54 (0.82%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
15 54 (0.82%) Economics
16 48 (0.73%) Clustering
16 48 (0.73%) Graphic Design
17 44 (0.67%) Data Integration
17 44 (0.67%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1123 (17.14%) Windows
2 980 (14.96%) Linux
3 382 (5.83%) UNIX
4 171 (2.61%) Android
5 141 (2.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 110 (1.68%) Apple iOS
7 104 (1.59%) Windows 7
8 98 (1.50%) Solaris
9 92 (1.40%) Windows Server 2003
10 70 (1.07%) Windows XP
11 69 (1.05%) Mac OS X
12 62 (0.95%) Ubuntu
13 59 (0.90%) Windows 8
14 56 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 53 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
16 52 (0.79%) CentOS
17 34 (0.52%) AIX
18 28 (0.43%) Mac OS
19 20 (0.31%) Debian
20 19 (0.29%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1058 (16.15%) Software Engineering
2 803 (12.26%) Project Management
3 765 (11.68%) Agile Software Development
4 694 (10.59%) OO
5 521 (7.95%) MVC
6 467 (7.13%) ITIL
7 396 (6.04%) Scrum
8 386 (5.89%) PRINCE2
9 333 (5.08%) TDD
10 306 (4.67%) Web Development
10 306 (4.67%) Analytics
11 297 (4.53%) Business Intelligence
12 280 (4.27%) E-Commerce
13 270 (4.12%) Time Management
14 268 (4.09%) Unit Testing
15 260 (3.97%) Business Analysis
16 256 (3.91%) UML
17 238 (3.63%) CRM
18 224 (3.42%) OOD
19 210 (3.21%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1592 (24.30%) SQL
2 1480 (22.59%) C#
3 1171 (17.87%) Java
4 1090 (16.64%) JavaScript
5 884 (13.49%) C++
6 525 (8.01%) C
7 330 (5.04%) PHP
8 312 (4.76%) Python
9 261 (3.98%) VB.NET
10 222 (3.39%) T-SQL
11 202 (3.08%) Perl
12 150 (2.29%) VB
13 96 (1.47%) Bash Shell
14 92 (1.40%) PL/SQL
14 92 (1.40%) MATLAB
15 89 (1.36%) Ruby
16 82 (1.25%) Shell Script
17 71 (1.08%) VBA
18 70 (1.07%) Embedded C
19 69 (1.05%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 444 (6.78%) Security Cleared
2 273 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 228 (3.48%) ISEB
4 202 (3.08%) Cisco Certification
5 194 (2.96%) SC Cleared
6 125 (1.91%) PMI Certification
7 121 (1.85%) MCSE
8 96 (1.47%) MCP
9 92 (1.40%) CCNP
10 89 (1.36%) CCNA
11 80 (1.22%) ISTQB
12 77 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
12 77 (1.18%) CISA
13 72 (1.10%) DV Cleared
13 72 (1.10%) PMP
14 69 (1.05%) CISSP
15 57 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 55 (0.84%) HND
16 55 (0.84%) PhD
17 54 (0.82%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 480 (7.33%) QA
2 148 (2.26%) SLA
3 136 (2.08%) ISO 9001
4 84 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 48 (0.73%) PCI DSS
6 24 (0.37%) DICOM
7 22 (0.34%) COBIT
8 18 (0.27%) JSP 440
9 15 (0.23%) HL7
10 13 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 12 (0.18%) ISO 9000
12 11 (0.17%) GCP
13 10 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 17799
13 10 (0.15%) IEC 61508
14 8 (0.12%) Data Quality
15 5 (0.076%) P3O
15 5 (0.076%) DO-254
15 5 (0.076%) HIPAA
15 5 (0.076%) COSO
15 5 (0.076%) JTAG
System Software
1 174 (2.66%) Active Directory
2 171 (2.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 68 (1.04%) Hyper-V
4 47 (0.72%) vSphere
5 29 (0.44%) NFS
6 25 (0.38%) Xen
7 21 (0.32%) VMware ESX
8 20 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
9 14 (0.21%) Oracle RMAN
10 13 (0.20%) IMail Server
11 12 (0.18%) UAG
11 12 (0.18%) Forefront TMG
12 10 (0.15%) vCloud
13 9 (0.14%) Snort
13 9 (0.14%) Terminal Services
14 8 (0.12%) XenApp
14 8 (0.12%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 7 (0.11%) XenDesktop
16 6 (0.092%) Nmap
16 6 (0.092%) Novell eDirectory
Systems Management
1 59 (0.90%) Legato
2 54 (0.82%) Puppet
3 52 (0.79%) ARCserve
4 45 (0.69%) HP Quality Center
5 37 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
6 28 (0.43%) Plesk
7 27 (0.41%) Nagios
8 22 (0.34%) SCCM
9 19 (0.29%) NetBackup
10 18 (0.27%) Backup Exec
11 16 (0.24%) HP UCMDB
12 14 (0.21%) Tivoli
12 14 (0.21%) SCOM
13 13 (0.20%) Data Guard
14 12 (0.18%) Netcool
15 11 (0.17%) Cacti
15 11 (0.17%) SCVMM
16 9 (0.14%) NSN NetAct
16 9 (0.14%) HP NNM
16 9 (0.14%) OpenView
Vendors
1 1315 (20.07%) Microsoft
2 676 (10.32%) Oracle
3 280 (4.27%) SAP
4 242 (3.69%) Cisco
5 240 (3.66%) VMware
6 225 (3.43%) HP
7 116 (1.77%) Google
8 111 (1.69%) IBM
9 99 (1.51%) Red Hat
10 93 (1.42%) Adobe
11 83 (1.27%) EMC
12 81 (1.24%) Veritas
13 67 (1.02%) NetApp
14 59 (0.90%) Sun
15 58 (0.89%) Huawei
16 57 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
17 54 (0.82%) Citrix
18 50 (0.76%) Cognos
19 48 (0.73%) Juniper
20 47 (0.72%) Apple
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 55 minutes ago
Newbury, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 56 minutes ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 56 minutes ago
Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: 56 minutes ago
Thames Ditton, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 56 minutes ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 59 minutes ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum + 20% bonus + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Middlesex
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Surrey
Square One Resources
Salary: £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Office for National Statistics
Salary: £43,550 - £63,545 (plus pension and benefits)
Posted: 1 hour ago
Havant, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Reading, Berkshire
Square One Resources
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + huge benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Berkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Com
Posted: 2 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Andover, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £41000 - £44000 per annum + Healthcare
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
South East
Prosper Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum DEO
Posted: 15 hours ago
Dover, Kent
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Surrey
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 17 hours ago