The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 16 13 14
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Degree 616 822 927
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 12.02% 14.12% 14.08%
As % of the Qualifications category 38.21% 45.44% 45.49%
Number of salaries quoted 464 673 768
Median salary £40,000 £38,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 West region.

Qualifications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1612 1809 2038
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 31.47% 31.08% 30.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1265 1457 1672
Median salary £42,500 £41,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.79% +4.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,823 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing Degree as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Degree
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Degree across the South West region.

Degree Salary Trend in the South West

Degree
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Degree across the South West region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

Degree Salary Histogram in the South West

Degree
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the South West region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol 0 196 £45,000 +12.50% 46
Gloucestershire -14 115 £41,000 +2.50% 17
Devon +18 103 £37,500 +7.14% 7
Somerset -8 75 £32,500 -7.14% 13
Wiltshire -2 72 £40,000 +6.66% 6
Dorset -19 31 £40,000 -5.88% 9
Cornwall +9 23 £22,500 -40.00% 1
Degree
England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Degree.

1 449 (33.76%) Agile Software Development
2 393 (29.55%) Computer Science
3 350 (26.32%) Java
4 322 (24.21%) SQL
5 272 (20.45%) Software Engineering
6 270 (20.30%) C#
7 268 (20.15%) HTML
8 266 (20.00%) JavaScript
9 233 (17.52%) Security Cleared
10 229 (17.22%) Microsoft
11 220 (16.54%) Finance
12 213 (16.02%) .NET
13 206 (15.49%) C++
14 188 (14.14%) SQL Server
15 184 (13.83%) OO
16 176 (13.23%) C
17 175 (13.16%) Python
18 174 (13.08%) Linux
19 169 (12.71%) Scrum
20 167 (12.56%) CSS
21 161 (12.11%) Windows
21 161 (12.11%) HTML5
22 157 (11.80%) SDLC
23 154 (11.58%) AngularJS
23 154 (11.58%) Analytical Skills
24 147 (11.05%) Mathematics
25 145 (10.90%) SC Cleared
26 141 (10.60%) Project Management
27 130 (9.77%) ITIL
27 130 (9.77%) Open Source

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 45 (3.38%) Apache Spark
2 44 (3.31%) Apache
3 42 (3.16%) IIS
4 41 (3.08%) SAS
5 35 (2.63%) SharePoint
6 33 (2.48%) MS Exchange
7 30 (2.26%) Apache Pig
8 29 (2.18%) Tomcat
9 24 (1.80%) Elasticsearch
10 21 (1.58%) JBoss
11 19 (1.43%) BizTalk Server
12 18 (1.35%) CMS
13 14 (1.05%) Alfresco
13 14 (1.05%) Joomla!
14 13 (0.98%) Skype for Business
15 11 (0.83%) nginx
15 11 (0.83%) OpenStack
16 7 (0.53%) Jupyter
16 7 (0.53%) WebLogic
17 5 (0.38%) Umbraco
Applications
1 108 (8.12%) MS Excel
2 43 (3.23%) MS Office
3 31 (2.33%) SPSS
4 21 (1.58%) MS PowerPoint
5 18 (1.35%) MS Project
6 14 (1.05%) Adobe Illustrator
7 11 (0.83%) Photoshop
8 10 (0.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 7 (0.53%) 3ds Max
9 7 (0.53%) Maya
10 5 (0.38%) MS Visio
11 4 (0.30%) Fireworks
11 4 (0.30%) InDesign
12 3 (0.23%) OmniGraffle
13 2 (0.15%) AutoCAD
13 2 (0.15%) CATIA
13 2 (0.15%) SOLIDWORKS
14 1 (0.075%) Acrobat
14 1 (0.075%) InfoPath
14 1 (0.075%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 18 (1.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 16 (1.20%) Oracle EBS
3 13 (0.98%) Oracle Payables
3 13 (0.98%) Oracle Receivables
4 9 (0.68%) Oracle Applications
4 9 (0.68%) Oracle ASCP
5 7 (0.53%) Oracle ERP
5 7 (0.53%) Primavera
5 7 (0.53%) SAP Business One
5 7 (0.53%) Unit4 Business World
6 5 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
6 5 (0.38%) Oracle Utilities
7 4 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
7 4 (0.30%) Maximo
7 4 (0.30%) Payment Gateway
7 4 (0.30%) WebTrends
8 3 (0.23%) Magento
9 2 (0.15%) ENOVIA
10 1 (0.075%) Dynamics NAV
10 1 (0.075%) Infor CRM
Cloud Services
1 51 (3.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 50 (3.76%) Amazon AWS
3 29 (2.18%) SaaS
4 25 (1.88%) IaaS
4 25 (1.88%) PaaS
5 17 (1.28%) Office 365
6 13 (0.98%) Amazon S3
7 12 (0.90%) Amazon EC2
8 6 (0.45%) Azure Active Directory
9 5 (0.38%) GitHub
10 4 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
11 3 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 3 (0.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 3 (0.23%) Amazon ELB
11 3 (0.23%) AWS CloudFormation
11 3 (0.23%) Route 53
11 3 (0.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 1 (0.075%) AdWords
12 1 (0.075%) Google Analytics
12 1 (0.075%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 39 (2.93%) DNS
2 38 (2.86%) Internet
3 34 (2.56%) Firewall
4 28 (2.11%) WAN
5 27 (2.03%) Network Security
6 26 (1.95%) TCP/IP
7 25 (1.88%) LAN
8 22 (1.65%) Wi-Fi
9 21 (1.58%) DHCP
9 21 (1.58%) SAN
9 21 (1.58%) VPN
10 19 (1.43%) Wireless
11 12 (0.90%) Ethernet
12 11 (0.83%) HTTP
12 11 (0.83%) SSH
13 10 (0.75%) 3GPP
14 9 (0.68%) FCAPS
14 9 (0.68%) GGSN
14 9 (0.68%) MGW
14 9 (0.68%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 188 (14.14%) SQL Server
2 64 (4.81%) NoSQL
3 63 (4.74%) Hadoop
4 62 (4.66%) Big Data
4 62 (4.66%) MongoDB
5 54 (4.06%) MySQL
6 46 (3.46%) Relational Database
7 36 (2.71%) RDBMS
8 33 (2.48%) Apache Hive
9 30 (2.26%) SQL Server 2012
10 26 (1.95%) Data Warehouse
11 25 (1.88%) PostgreSQL
12 24 (1.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 14 (1.05%) Crystal Reports
14 11 (0.83%) Oracle Database
15 10 (0.75%) SQL Server 2008
15 10 (0.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 9 (0.68%) DB2
17 8 (0.60%) OLAP
17 8 (0.60%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 63 (4.74%) Git (software)
2 47 (3.53%) JIRA
3 37 (2.78%) Selenium
4 30 (2.26%) Team Foundation Server
5 27 (2.03%) Visual Studio
6 24 (1.80%) Cucumber
6 24 (1.80%) Maven
7 23 (1.73%) Jenkins
8 22 (1.65%) Subversion
9 19 (1.43%) JUnit
10 18 (1.35%) Ant
11 16 (1.20%) Rational DOORS
12 14 (1.05%) Apache Ivy
12 14 (1.05%) TeamCity
13 11 (0.83%) Zephyr
14 9 (0.68%) Jasmine
14 9 (0.68%) Octopus Deploy
15 8 (0.60%) Protractor
15 8 (0.60%) SpecFlow
15 8 (0.60%) TestNG
General
1 220 (16.54%) Finance
2 84 (6.32%) Telecoms
3 69 (5.19%) Electronics
4 66 (4.96%) Manufacturing
5 57 (4.29%) Marketing
6 52 (3.91%) Aerospace
7 49 (3.68%) Banking
8 43 (3.23%) Games
9 37 (2.78%) Legal
10 33 (2.48%) Retail
11 17 (1.28%) Automotive
12 14 (1.05%) Advertising
13 13 (0.98%) General Ledger
14 12 (0.90%) Military
15 11 (0.83%) French Language
16 10 (0.75%) Avionics
16 10 (0.75%) German Language
16 10 (0.75%) Publishing
17 9 (0.68%) Back Office
17 9 (0.68%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 382 (28.72%) Developer
2 146 (10.98%) Analyst
3 132 (9.92%) Java Developer
4 123 (9.25%) Software Engineer
5 102 (7.67%) C# Developer
6 90 (6.77%) Graduate
7 85 (6.39%) .NET Developer
8 63 (4.74%) Architect
9 62 (4.66%) Junior
10 55 (4.14%) C# .NET Developer
11 54 (4.06%) Project Manager
12 52 (3.91%) Consultant
13 49 (3.68%) Test Engineer
14 46 (3.46%) Senior Developer
15 45 (3.38%) Systems Engineer
16 44 (3.31%) Software Developer
17 40 (3.01%) Web Developer
18 38 (2.86%) Graduate Developer
19 36 (2.71%) Junior Developer
19 36 (2.71%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 268 (20.15%) HTML
2 213 (16.02%) .NET
3 167 (12.56%) CSS
4 161 (12.11%) HTML5
5 154 (11.58%) AngularJS
6 123 (9.25%) Spring
7 91 (6.84%) Node.js
7 91 (6.84%) Web Services
8 83 (6.24%) React
9 78 (5.86%) jQuery
10 75 (5.64%) XML
11 71 (5.34%) REST
12 69 (5.19%) Hibernate
13 62 (4.66%) ASP.NET
14 48 (3.61%) Backbone.js
15 47 (3.53%) .NET Framework
16 43 (3.23%) J2EE
17 41 (3.08%) Middleware
18 40 (3.01%) SOAP
19 37 (2.78%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 393 (29.55%) Computer Science
2 154 (11.58%) Analytical Skills
3 147 (11.05%) Mathematics
4 104 (7.82%) Management Information System
5 76 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
6 51 (3.83%) User Experience
7 49 (3.68%) Visualisation
8 47 (3.53%) Data Centre
8 47 (3.53%) Physics
9 29 (2.18%) Algorithms
10 26 (1.95%) Mobile App
11 21 (1.58%) PKI
12 19 (1.43%) Driving Licence
12 19 (1.43%) Statistics
13 17 (1.28%) Social Media
14 16 (1.20%) Data Structures
14 16 (1.20%) Public Cloud
15 15 (1.13%) Embedded Systems
16 14 (1.05%) RIA
16 14 (1.05%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 174 (13.08%) Linux
2 161 (12.11%) Windows
3 53 (3.98%) Windows Server
4 52 (3.91%) Android
5 51 (3.83%) Unix
6 44 (3.31%) Apple iOS
7 17 (1.28%) Mac OS X
8 14 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 13 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (0.68%) Embedded Linux
11 8 (0.60%) Windows 7
12 7 (0.53%) Mac OS
13 6 (0.45%) Debian
13 6 (0.45%) Windows 10
14 4 (0.30%) Windows 8
14 4 (0.30%) Windows Phone
14 4 (0.30%) Windows Server 2003
14 4 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
15 2 (0.15%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 449 (33.76%) Agile Software Development
2 272 (20.45%) Software Engineering
3 184 (13.83%) OO
4 169 (12.71%) Scrum
5 157 (11.80%) SDLC
6 141 (10.60%) Project Management
7 130 (9.77%) ITIL
7 130 (9.77%) Open Source
8 100 (7.52%) PRINCE2
9 96 (7.22%) Cybersecurity
10 85 (6.39%) Mentoring
11 84 (6.32%) Information Security
12 83 (6.24%) MVC
13 80 (6.02%) Web Development
14 77 (5.79%) Continuous Improvement
15 76 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
16 72 (5.41%) DevOps
17 67 (5.04%) Analytics
18 64 (4.81%) Time Management
19 63 (4.74%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 350 (26.32%) Java
2 322 (24.21%) SQL
3 270 (20.30%) C#
4 266 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 206 (15.49%) C++
6 176 (13.23%) C
7 175 (13.16%) Python
8 60 (4.51%) PHP
9 53 (3.98%) R
10 51 (3.83%) Perl
11 49 (3.68%) Scala
12 44 (3.31%) MATLAB
13 41 (3.08%) T-SQL
14 33 (2.48%) Ruby
15 29 (2.18%) VB
16 20 (1.50%) PowerShell
17 16 (1.20%) Bash Shell
18 15 (1.13%) Objective-C
19 12 (0.90%) Embedded C
20 11 (0.83%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 233 (17.52%) Security Cleared
2 145 (10.90%) SC Cleared
3 99 (7.44%) DV Cleared
4 54 (4.06%) CISSP
4 54 (4.06%) PhD
5 53 (3.98%) Microsoft Certification
6 37 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
7 32 (2.41%) CISM
8 31 (2.33%) MCSE
9 26 (1.95%) CCNA
10 24 (1.80%) CISA
11 23 (1.73%) ISEB
12 19 (1.43%) HND
12 19 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
12 19 (1.43%) PMP
13 17 (1.28%) ISTQB
14 16 (1.20%) APMP
15 14 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 13 (0.98%) EMC Certification
16 13 (0.98%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (3.98%) QA
2 48 (3.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 24 (1.80%) PCI DSS
4 22 (1.65%) SLA
5 18 (1.35%) COBIT
5 18 (1.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 12 (0.90%) ISO 9001
6 12 (0.90%) JSP 440
7 11 (0.83%) Data Quality
8 10 (0.75%) HMG Infosec
8 10 (0.75%) ISO22301
9 9 (0.68%) ISO27002
9 9 (0.68%) ISO27005
9 9 (0.68%) RMADS
10 4 (0.30%) Solvency II
11 3 (0.23%) BS7799
11 3 (0.23%) DO-178B
11 3 (0.23%) HIPAA
11 3 (0.23%) ISO 14001
12 2 (0.15%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 78 (5.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 62 (4.66%) Active Directory
3 45 (3.38%) Hyper-V
4 16 (1.20%) Firmware
5 15 (1.13%) Docker
6 13 (0.98%) XenApp
7 10 (0.75%) Virtual Machines
8 6 (0.45%) Virtual Desktop
9 5 (0.38%) Oracle RAC
9 5 (0.38%) vSphere
9 5 (0.38%) XenDesktop
10 4 (0.30%) NFS
10 4 (0.30%) Virtual Servers
10 4 (0.30%) VMware ESX
11 3 (0.23%) Ceph
12 1 (0.075%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.075%) Postfix
12 1 (0.075%) Snort
12 1 (0.075%) Squid
Systems Management
1 13 (0.98%) AirWatch
2 11 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (0.68%) Puppet
3 9 (0.68%) SCCM
4 7 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
4 7 (0.53%) Nagios
5 6 (0.45%) NetBackup
5 6 (0.45%) SCVMM
6 4 (0.30%) BMC PATROL
6 4 (0.30%) Cisco Prime
6 4 (0.30%) Microsoft Intune
6 4 (0.30%) OpenView
6 4 (0.30%) Tivoli
6 4 (0.30%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
6 4 (0.30%) WSUS
7 3 (0.23%) Graylog
7 3 (0.23%) Kibana
7 3 (0.23%) logstash
7 3 (0.23%) ZABBIX
8 2 (0.15%) Cacti
Vendors
1 229 (17.22%) Microsoft
2 113 (8.50%) Oracle
3 96 (7.22%) VMware
4 53 (3.98%) Cisco
5 45 (3.38%) SAP
6 39 (2.93%) HP
7 32 (2.41%) Adobe
8 29 (2.18%) EMC
9 27 (2.03%) Citrix
10 25 (1.88%) Apple
11 24 (1.80%) IBM
12 20 (1.50%) Juniper
13 17 (1.28%) Intel
14 14 (1.05%) Zend
15 13 (0.98%) Software AG
16 11 (0.83%) CheckPoint
17 10 (0.75%) BMC
17 10 (0.75%) Veeam
18 7 (0.53%) Google
18 7 (0.53%) SolarWinds
Bristol, Avon
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + pension scheme
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits 10% Pension & Private Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £50 - £60 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Talent Cluster
Salary: From £22,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wiltshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension + 25 days holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Anatwine
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits 25 days' holiday, 10% Pension & Pr
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Somerset
Reed Technology
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
People Source Consulting
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: c£45K negotiable + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £26000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Cheltenham College
Salary: Salary circa £40,000 per annum, depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Cornwall
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + AX 2012 Imp
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago