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

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 14 14 12
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing Degree 799 850 810
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 12.93% 14.75% 15.05%
As % of the Qualifications category 42.59% 52.05% 43.15%
Number of salaries quoted 646 676 682
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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 West region.

Qualifications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1876 1633 1877
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 30.37% 28.35% 34.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1435 1330 1625
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Degree across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 April 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
Bristol -5 290 £40,000 +6.66% 50
Wiltshire +2 121 £32,500 -27.77% 29
Dorset -1 106 £31,000 -4.61% 8
Gloucestershire -4 106 £41,000 +29.13% 27
Somerset +3 92 £34,000 +4.61% 20
Devon +18 71 £31,500 -10.00% 15
Cornwall -6 9 £20,000 -56.98%
Degree
England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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.

1 425 (26.55%) Software Engineering
2 417 (26.05%) Computer Science
3 372 (23.24%) Agile Software Development
4 371 (23.17%) HTML
5 363 (22.67%) C#
6 355 (22.17%) JavaScript
7 350 (21.86%) SQL
8 336 (20.99%) CSS
9 321 (20.05%) .NET
9 321 (20.05%) Java
10 316 (19.74%) SQL Server
11 279 (17.43%) Linux
12 276 (17.24%) Windows
13 266 (16.61%) Finance
14 234 (14.62%) C++
15 225 (14.05%) Microsoft
16 199 (12.43%) Analytical Skills
17 195 (12.18%) Mathematics
18 187 (11.68%) MVC
19 185 (11.56%) ASP.NET
20 177 (11.06%) jQuery
21 173 (10.81%) C
22 166 (10.37%) Project Management
22 166 (10.37%) Security Cleared
23 165 (10.31%) Oracle
24 152 (9.49%) OO
25 134 (8.37%) XML
25 134 (8.37%) Scrum
26 133 (8.31%) MS Excel
27 132 (8.24%) MySQL

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 66 (4.12%) IIS
2 52 (3.25%) Apache
3 51 (3.19%) Node.js
4 39 (2.44%) WebLogic
5 38 (2.37%) SharePoint
6 34 (2.12%) JBoss
7 32 (2.00%) CMS
8 30 (1.87%) Tomcat
9 29 (1.81%) MS Exchange
10 26 (1.62%) Joomla!
11 25 (1.56%) WebSphere
12 22 (1.37%) SAS
12 22 (1.37%) NServiceBus
12 22 (1.37%) OpenStack
13 21 (1.31%) WordPress
14 19 (1.19%) Drupal
15 16 (1.00%) Alfresco
16 10 (0.62%) Apache ServiceMix
17 9 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2010
18 8 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 133 (8.31%) MS Excel
2 63 (3.94%) MS Office
3 30 (1.87%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 27 (1.69%) MS Visio
5 23 (1.44%) MS PowerPoint
6 17 (1.06%) MS Project
7 13 (0.81%) Photoshop
8 11 (0.69%) Adobe Illustrator
8 11 (0.69%) SPSS
9 10 (0.62%) InDesign
10 4 (0.25%) FastStats
11 3 (0.19%) InfoPath
11 3 (0.19%) Acrobat
12 2 (0.12%) Simulink
12 2 (0.12%) Maya
12 2 (0.12%) 3ds Max
12 2 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
12 2 (0.12%) OmniGraffle
13 1 (0.062%) EPLAN
13 1 (0.062%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 27 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 20 (1.25%) Magento
3 14 (0.87%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (0.37%) SAP SD
4 6 (0.37%) SAP CRM
5 4 (0.25%) Oracle ERP
5 4 (0.25%) FLEXCUBE
6 2 (0.12%) Visualfiles
6 2 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.12%) Infor CRM
6 2 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.12%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.062%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.062%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.062%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.062%) Primavera
7 1 (0.062%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.062%) Summit
7 1 (0.062%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 34 (2.12%) SaaS
2 14 (0.87%) PaaS
3 12 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (0.62%) GitHub
4 10 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (0.50%) Google Cloud Platform
6 7 (0.44%) HP Helion
6 7 (0.44%) Google App Engine
6 7 (0.44%) Google Analytics
7 6 (0.37%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (0.19%) Adobe Analytics
9 2 (0.12%) Office 365
9 2 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.062%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 95 (5.93%) Internet
2 73 (4.56%) Firewall
3 72 (4.50%) HTTP
4 69 (4.31%) TCP/IP
5 36 (2.25%) DNS
6 35 (2.19%) VPN
7 26 (1.62%) WAN
8 23 (1.44%) SSL
8 23 (1.44%) SAN
9 22 (1.37%) Network Security
10 20 (1.25%) IPv4
10 20 (1.25%) Wireless
11 19 (1.19%) LAN
12 18 (1.12%) DHCP
13 16 (1.00%) LDAP
14 12 (0.75%) VoIP
15 11 (0.69%) Ethernet
15 11 (0.69%) SMTP
16 10 (0.62%) WebEx
17 8 (0.50%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 316 (19.74%) SQL Server
2 132 (8.24%) MySQL
3 64 (4.00%) Relational Database
4 37 (2.31%) SQL Server 2008
5 32 (2.00%) RDBMS
6 31 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
7 29 (1.81%) PostgreSQL
8 26 (1.62%) Oracle Database
9 25 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
10 20 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 20 (1.25%) Hadoop
11 19 (1.19%) MongoDB
11 19 (1.19%) NoSQL
12 16 (1.00%) Big Data
13 14 (0.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 13 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
15 9 (0.56%) Oracle Database 11g
16 8 (0.50%) MS Access
17 7 (0.44%) Oracle Database 12c
18 6 (0.37%) Apache Accumulo
Development Applications
1 81 (5.06%) Git (software)
2 41 (2.56%) Eclipse
3 36 (2.25%) Subversion
3 36 (2.25%) Jenkins
4 31 (1.94%) JUnit
5 30 (1.87%) Visual Studio
5 30 (1.87%) Maven
6 29 (1.81%) Team Foundation Server
6 29 (1.81%) NUnit
7 25 (1.56%) Ant
8 22 (1.37%) SpecFlow
9 20 (1.25%) Eclipse RCP
10 19 (1.19%) Hudson
10 19 (1.19%) Selenium
11 16 (1.00%) Bugzilla
11 16 (1.00%) PEAR
11 16 (1.00%) PHPUnit
11 16 (1.00%) Rational DOORS
11 16 (1.00%) Trac
12 14 (0.87%) Cucumber
General
1 266 (16.61%) Finance
2 117 (7.31%) Banking
3 85 (5.31%) Aerospace
4 81 (5.06%) Telecoms
5 76 (4.75%) Electronics
6 70 (4.37%) Marketing
7 57 (3.56%) Retail
8 56 (3.50%) Military
9 48 (3.00%) Legal
9 48 (3.00%) Manufacturing
10 28 (1.75%) French Language
11 25 (1.56%) German Language
12 23 (1.44%) Games
13 14 (0.87%) Advertising
14 10 (0.62%) Automotive
15 9 (0.56%) Law
15 9 (0.56%) Back Office
16 8 (0.50%) Publishing
16 8 (0.50%) Billing
17 7 (0.44%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 514 (32.10%) Developer
2 231 (14.43%) Software Engineer
3 191 (11.93%) Analyst
4 149 (9.31%) Graduate
5 140 (8.74%) Junior
6 135 (8.43%) Software Developer
7 97 (6.06%) Web Developer
8 79 (4.93%) Junior Developer
9 73 (4.56%) .NET Developer
10 68 (4.25%) Project Manager
11 64 (4.00%) PHP Developer
12 63 (3.94%) Consultant
13 60 (3.75%) Business Analyst
14 57 (3.56%) Java Developer
15 55 (3.44%) Graduate Software Engineer
16 49 (3.06%) Support Engineer
17 48 (3.00%) C++ Software Engineer
18 47 (2.94%) Senior Developer
19 43 (2.69%) Graduate Developer
20 40 (2.50%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 371 (23.17%) HTML
2 336 (20.99%) CSS
3 321 (20.05%) .NET
4 185 (11.56%) ASP.NET
5 177 (11.06%) jQuery
6 134 (8.37%) XML
7 131 (8.18%) HTML5
8 110 (6.87%) AngularJS
9 104 (6.50%) ASP.NET MVC
10 97 (6.06%) Web Services
11 79 (4.93%) CSS3
12 75 (4.68%) Spring
13 68 (4.25%) Ajax
14 59 (3.69%) .NET Framework
15 56 (3.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 49 (3.06%) J2EE
17 47 (2.94%) KnockoutJS
18 45 (2.81%) RESTful
19 43 (2.69%) LAMP
20 40 (2.50%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 417 (26.05%) Computer Science
2 199 (12.43%) Analytical Skills
3 195 (12.18%) Mathematics
4 109 (6.81%) Management Information System
5 99 (6.18%) Open Source
6 57 (3.56%) Physics
7 39 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
7 39 (2.44%) User Experience
8 38 (2.37%) Data Structures
8 38 (2.37%) Algorithms
9 32 (2.00%) Visualisation
10 27 (1.69%) Mobile App
10 27 (1.69%) Statistics
11 20 (1.25%) Xbox
12 19 (1.19%) Client/Server
13 18 (1.12%) E-Learning
14 17 (1.06%) Social Media
15 16 (1.00%) iPad
16 14 (0.87%) SWIFT
17 13 (0.81%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 279 (17.43%) Linux
2 276 (17.24%) Windows
3 79 (4.93%) UNIX
4 59 (3.69%) Android
5 57 (3.56%) Apple iOS
6 33 (2.06%) Windows Server 2008
7 22 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
8 18 (1.12%) Windows Phone
8 18 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 14 (0.87%) Windows 7
9 14 (0.87%) Windows 8
10 12 (0.75%) Ubuntu
11 9 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
12 8 (0.50%) Windows Mobile
13 7 (0.44%) CentOS
14 6 (0.37%) Oracle Linux
14 6 (0.37%) Debian
14 6 (0.37%) Solaris
15 4 (0.25%) Mac OS X
16 2 (0.12%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 425 (26.55%) Software Engineering
2 372 (23.24%) Agile Software Development
3 187 (11.68%) MVC
4 166 (10.37%) Project Management
5 152 (9.49%) OO
6 134 (8.37%) Scrum
7 127 (7.93%) ITIL
8 119 (7.43%) Web Development
9 109 (6.81%) TDD
10 105 (6.56%) PRINCE2
11 95 (5.93%) CRM
12 79 (4.93%) OOP
13 73 (4.56%) Mentoring
14 71 (4.43%) Continuous Integration
15 68 (4.25%) Information Security
16 63 (3.94%) Time Management
16 63 (3.94%) Unit Testing
17 62 (3.87%) Business Intelligence
18 60 (3.75%) People Management
19 58 (3.62%) UML
Programming Languages
1 363 (22.67%) C#
2 355 (22.17%) JavaScript
3 350 (21.86%) SQL
4 321 (20.05%) Java
5 234 (14.62%) C++
6 173 (10.81%) C
7 127 (7.93%) PHP
8 97 (6.06%) Python
9 73 (4.56%) T-SQL
10 50 (3.12%) Perl
11 44 (2.75%) VB.NET
12 37 (2.31%) PHP5
13 31 (1.94%) Ruby
14 25 (1.56%) PowerShell
15 20 (1.25%) VBA
16 15 (0.94%) MATLAB
17 14 (0.87%) XPath
17 14 (0.87%) R
18 13 (0.81%) Bash Shell
19 12 (0.75%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 166 (10.37%) Security Cleared
2 125 (7.81%) SC Cleared
3 62 (3.87%) ISEB
4 47 (2.94%) DV Cleared
5 32 (2.00%) CISSP
6 26 (1.62%) PMP
7 24 (1.50%) Microsoft Certification
8 22 (1.37%) PMI Certification
9 17 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 17 (1.06%) ISTQB
10 14 (0.87%) Cisco Certification
10 14 (0.87%) CCNA
11 13 (0.81%) PhD
11 13 (0.81%) HND
11 13 (0.81%) Postgraduate
12 12 (0.75%) MCP
12 12 (0.75%) CHFI
13 10 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
13 10 (0.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 9 (0.56%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 116 (7.25%) QA
2 30 (1.87%) SLA
3 20 (1.25%) PCI DSS
4 17 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (0.62%) ISO 9001
6 6 (0.37%) DO-178B
6 6 (0.37%) COBIT
7 4 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.19%) TickIT
8 3 (0.19%) DO-254
9 2 (0.12%) JTAG
9 2 (0.12%) IEC 61508
9 2 (0.12%) DO-160
9 2 (0.12%) JSP 440
10 1 (0.062%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.062%) ARP4754
System Software
1 61 (3.81%) Active Directory
2 58 (3.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (1.31%) Firmware
4 14 (0.87%) KVM
5 12 (0.75%) XenApp
5 12 (0.75%) Hyper-V
6 9 (0.56%) Docker
7 8 (0.50%) LXC
7 8 (0.50%) Xen
8 7 (0.44%) VMware ESX
9 6 (0.37%) qmail
10 4 (0.25%) Oracle RAC
10 4 (0.25%) vSphere
11 3 (0.19%) Terminal Services
12 2 (0.12%) XenServer
12 2 (0.12%) XenDesktop
12 2 (0.12%) Terminal Server
13 1 (0.062%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.062%) Snort
13 1 (0.062%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 30 (1.87%) Puppet
2 13 (0.81%) Nagios
2 13 (0.81%) SCCM
3 9 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (0.50%) Graphite
5 7 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
6 6 (0.37%) yum
6 6 (0.37%) Zenoss
6 6 (0.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 5 (0.31%) MOM
7 5 (0.31%) Munin
8 4 (0.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 3 (0.19%) SCOM
9 3 (0.19%) CFEngine
10 2 (0.12%) Kibana
10 2 (0.12%) CA Spectrum
10 2 (0.12%) Data Guard
10 2 (0.12%) SolarWinds Orion
10 2 (0.12%) OpenView
10 2 (0.12%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 225 (14.05%) Microsoft
2 165 (10.31%) Oracle
3 74 (4.62%) VMware
4 72 (4.50%) Google
5 52 (3.25%) Adobe
6 35 (2.19%) Cisco
7 32 (2.00%) IBM
8 28 (1.75%) Zend
9 27 (1.69%) HP
10 24 (1.50%) Facebook
11 23 (1.44%) Citrix
12 22 (1.37%) Red Hat
12 22 (1.37%) ForgeRock
13 18 (1.12%) SAP
14 16 (1.00%) ION Trading
15 12 (0.75%) Salesforce.com
16 11 (0.69%) Xamarin
17 8 (0.50%) Apple
17 8 (0.50%) Sybase
17 8 (0.50%) EMC
Swindon, Wiltshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £75K + £5K Car + 20% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £75K + £5K Car + 20% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £75K + £5K Car + 20% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 9 hours ago
Stroud, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Plymouth, Devon
BPR Associates
Salary: Unspecified - Excellent Salary + Lots of Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + pension, healthcare, Training
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30k + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum, Benefits OTE £45k
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £120000 per annum, Benefits Holidays,Incentives
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £23500 - £39500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits excellent benefits + commission
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £27000 - £40000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago