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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Degree
England / South West
Rank 16 14 15
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Degree 605 895 783
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 12.00% 15.33% 13.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 40.07% 46.81% 42.05%
Number of salaries quoted 462 691 661
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £51,576
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
1510 1912 1862
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 29.94% 32.75% 31.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1195 1507 1479
Median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,600 £57,500 £65,000
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 26 February 2017.

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 26 February 2017. 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 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 -5 236 £42,500 +1.19% 43
Gloucestershire -12 101 £47,500 +5.55% 14
Devon +16 73 £35,000 - 12
Wiltshire -6 71 £40,000 +12.67% 10
Dorset -4 46 £40,000 +1.26% 14
Somerset -30 39 £40,000 +14.28% 10
Cornwall +18 36 £45,000 +12.50% 7
Degree
England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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.

1 448 (36.07%) Agile Software Development
2 357 (28.74%) Computer Science
3 335 (26.97%) Java
4 282 (22.71%) Software Engineering
5 269 (21.66%) SQL
6 264 (21.26%) JavaScript
7 244 (19.65%) HTML
8 241 (19.40%) C#
9 225 (18.12%) C
9 225 (18.12%) Security Cleared
10 209 (16.83%) Finance
11 200 (16.10%) .NET
12 197 (15.86%) C++
13 185 (14.90%) OO
14 183 (14.73%) Mathematics
15 174 (14.01%) Linux
16 165 (13.29%) Microsoft
17 160 (12.88%) SQL Server
18 149 (12.00%) SDLC
19 146 (11.76%) CSS
19 146 (11.76%) Windows
20 139 (11.19%) Python
20 139 (11.19%) Scrum
21 138 (11.11%) Project Management
22 134 (10.79%) HTML5
23 129 (10.39%) Analytical Skills
23 129 (10.39%) AngularJS
24 122 (9.82%) SC Cleared
25 118 (9.50%) Spring
26 116 (9.34%) ITIL

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 44 (3.54%) Apache
2 30 (2.42%) IIS
3 29 (2.33%) SAS
4 25 (2.01%) MS Exchange
4 25 (2.01%) Tomcat
5 24 (1.93%) Apache Spark
6 18 (1.45%) BizTalk Server
7 17 (1.37%) CMS
8 15 (1.21%) Apache Pig
8 15 (1.21%) SharePoint
9 13 (1.05%) JBoss
10 12 (0.97%) Elasticsearch
11 9 (0.72%) Oracle Spatial
12 8 (0.64%) LiveCycle
12 8 (0.64%) Skype for Business
12 8 (0.64%) WebLogic
13 7 (0.56%) Jupyter
14 6 (0.48%) Alfresco
14 6 (0.48%) nginx
14 6 (0.48%) WebSphere
Applications
1 89 (7.17%) MS Excel
2 50 (4.03%) MS Office
3 20 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 19 (1.53%) SPSS
5 18 (1.45%) Adobe Illustrator
6 15 (1.21%) MS Project
7 13 (1.05%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 13 (1.05%) Photoshop
8 11 (0.89%) MS Visio
9 9 (0.72%) OmniGraffle
10 8 (0.64%) InDesign
11 7 (0.56%) 3ds Max
11 7 (0.56%) Maya
12 4 (0.32%) Fireworks
13 2 (0.16%) AutoCAD
13 2 (0.16%) CATIA
13 2 (0.16%) SOLIDWORKS
13 2 (0.16%) SPSS Modeler
14 1 (0.081%) Adobe Premiere
14 1 (0.081%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 20 (1.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 12 (0.97%) Oracle EBS
3 10 (0.81%) Oracle ASCP
4 9 (0.72%) Unit4 Business World
5 8 (0.64%) Oracle Payables
5 8 (0.64%) Oracle Receivables
6 7 (0.56%) Oracle Applications
6 7 (0.56%) Oracle ERP
7 5 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
7 5 (0.40%) Maximo
8 4 (0.32%) Primavera
9 3 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
9 3 (0.24%) Infor M3
9 3 (0.24%) Oracle HRMS
9 3 (0.24%) Payment Gateway
10 2 (0.16%) ENOVIA
10 2 (0.16%) Magento
10 2 (0.16%) SAP IS-U
11 1 (0.081%) Oracle Utilities
11 1 (0.081%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 54 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (1.85%) SaaS
4 22 (1.77%) IaaS
4 22 (1.77%) PaaS
5 19 (1.53%) Amazon S3
6 9 (0.72%) Office 365
7 8 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
8 7 (0.56%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 7 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
9 6 (0.48%) GitHub
10 4 (0.32%) Google Analytics
11 3 (0.24%) AdWords
11 3 (0.24%) Azure Active Directory
12 1 (0.081%) Google App Engine
12 1 (0.081%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 54 (4.35%) Internet
2 27 (2.17%) Firewall
3 25 (2.01%) TCP/IP
4 23 (1.85%) WAN
5 22 (1.77%) Wireless
6 21 (1.69%) DNS
6 21 (1.69%) Network Security
7 20 (1.61%) LAN
8 19 (1.53%) Ethernet
8 19 (1.53%) Wi-Fi
9 17 (1.37%) SAN
10 16 (1.29%) HTTP
11 15 (1.21%) DHCP
12 13 (1.05%) Cisco Nexus
13 12 (0.97%) SSH
14 11 (0.89%) 3GPP
14 11 (0.89%) Intrusion Detection
15 10 (0.81%) VPN
16 9 (0.72%) FCAPS
16 9 (0.72%) GGSN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 160 (12.88%) SQL Server
2 71 (5.72%) Big Data
3 68 (5.48%) NoSQL
4 49 (3.95%) Relational Database
5 47 (3.78%) Hadoop
6 43 (3.46%) MySQL
7 41 (3.30%) MongoDB
8 29 (2.33%) RDBMS
9 25 (2.01%) PostgreSQL
9 25 (2.01%) SQL Server 2012
10 18 (1.45%) Oracle Database
10 18 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
11 16 (1.29%) Data Warehouse
12 15 (1.21%) Apache Hive
13 14 (1.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 10 (0.81%) BusinessObjects
15 9 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
16 8 (0.64%) Data Mining
16 8 (0.64%) SQL Server 2014
17 6 (0.48%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 89 (7.17%) Git (software)
2 55 (4.43%) JIRA
3 31 (2.50%) Jenkins
3 31 (2.50%) Rational DOORS
4 29 (2.33%) Maven
4 29 (2.33%) Selenium
5 24 (1.93%) Team Foundation Server
5 24 (1.93%) Visual Studio
6 22 (1.77%) Cucumber
7 20 (1.61%) Subversion
8 17 (1.37%) JUnit
9 12 (0.97%) Zephyr
10 11 (0.89%) Oracle Forms
11 10 (0.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 9 (0.72%) Ant
12 9 (0.72%) Axure RP
12 9 (0.72%) Bitbucket
12 9 (0.72%) Bugzilla
12 9 (0.72%) TeamCity
13 8 (0.64%) Oracle APEX
General
1 209 (16.83%) Finance
2 90 (7.25%) Marketing
3 88 (7.09%) Electronics
4 71 (5.72%) Manufacturing
4 71 (5.72%) Telecoms
5 63 (5.07%) Banking
6 43 (3.46%) Aerospace
7 42 (3.38%) Games
7 42 (3.38%) Retail
8 34 (2.74%) Legal
9 23 (1.85%) Advertising
10 19 (1.53%) Military
11 13 (1.05%) Local Government
12 11 (0.89%) Financial Institution
12 11 (0.89%) Multimedia
13 8 (0.64%) Automotive
13 8 (0.64%) General Ledger
14 6 (0.48%) Publishing
15 5 (0.40%) French Language
16 4 (0.32%) German Language
Job Titles
1 378 (30.43%) Developer
2 135 (10.87%) Java Developer
3 127 (10.23%) Analyst
4 118 (9.50%) Software Engineer
5 88 (7.09%) Graduate
6 87 (7.00%) Junior
7 86 (6.92%) C# Developer
8 83 (6.68%) .NET Developer
9 81 (6.52%) Consultant
10 56 (4.51%) Systems Engineer
11 49 (3.95%) C# .NET Developer
12 47 (3.78%) Test Engineer
13 46 (3.70%) Software Developer
14 44 (3.54%) Project Manager
15 42 (3.38%) Junior Developer
16 40 (3.22%) Architect
17 32 (2.58%) PHP Developer
18 31 (2.50%) Graduate Developer
19 30 (2.42%) Senior Developer
19 30 (2.42%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 244 (19.65%) HTML
2 200 (16.10%) .NET
3 146 (11.76%) CSS
4 134 (10.79%) HTML5
5 129 (10.39%) AngularJS
6 118 (9.50%) Spring
7 93 (7.49%) Web Services
8 81 (6.52%) REST
9 76 (6.12%) jQuery
10 73 (5.88%) ASP.NET
11 71 (5.72%) XML
12 62 (4.99%) Node.js
13 53 (4.27%) Hibernate
14 52 (4.19%) RESTful
15 51 (4.11%) React
16 48 (3.86%) SOAP
17 47 (3.78%) .NET Framework
18 45 (3.62%) J2EE
19 41 (3.30%) ASP.NET MVC
20 35 (2.82%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 357 (28.74%) Computer Science
2 129 (10.39%) Analytical Skills
3 109 (8.78%) Management Information System
4 81 (6.52%) Enterprise Software
5 58 (4.67%) User Experience
6 36 (2.90%) Data Centre
7 35 (2.82%) Mobile App
8 33 (2.66%) Embedded Systems
9 22 (1.77%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 22 (1.77%) Social Media
10 20 (1.61%) Algorithms
11 17 (1.37%) Internet of Things
12 16 (1.29%) Driving Licence
12 16 (1.29%) Linux Command Line
12 16 (1.29%) Security Operations Centre
13 13 (1.05%) CESG
13 13 (1.05%) Fintech
14 12 (0.97%) PKI
15 11 (0.89%) Device Driver
15 11 (0.89%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 174 (14.01%) Linux
2 146 (11.76%) Windows
3 69 (5.56%) Unix
4 46 (3.70%) Android
5 38 (3.06%) Windows Server
6 33 (2.66%) Apple iOS
7 19 (1.53%) Embedded Linux
7 19 (1.53%) Mac OS X
8 11 (0.89%) Windows 7
9 9 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (0.64%) Mac OS
11 7 (0.56%) Solaris
11 7 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (0.40%) Windows 10
12 5 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (0.40%) Windows XP
13 4 (0.32%) Windows 2000
13 4 (0.32%) Windows 2000 Server
13 4 (0.32%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 448 (36.07%) Agile Software Development
2 282 (22.71%) Software Engineering
3 185 (14.90%) OO
4 183 (14.73%) Mathematics
5 149 (12.00%) SDLC
6 139 (11.19%) Scrum
7 138 (11.11%) Project Management
8 116 (9.34%) ITIL
8 116 (9.34%) Open Source
9 104 (8.37%) MVC
10 93 (7.49%) TDD
11 88 (7.09%) Mentoring
12 85 (6.84%) Cybersecurity
13 76 (6.12%) Time Management
14 74 (5.96%) DevOps
15 66 (5.31%) UML
16 65 (5.23%) Continuous Improvement
17 63 (5.07%) Information Security
18 62 (4.99%) Continuous Integration
19 61 (4.91%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 335 (26.97%) Java
2 269 (21.66%) SQL
3 264 (21.26%) JavaScript
4 241 (19.40%) C#
5 225 (18.12%) C
6 197 (15.86%) C++
7 139 (11.19%) Python
8 68 (5.48%) PHP
9 34 (2.74%) R
10 33 (2.66%) Perl
11 32 (2.58%) Ruby
12 29 (2.33%) MATLAB
13 26 (2.09%) T-SQL
14 23 (1.85%) Scala
15 19 (1.53%) Embedded C++
16 18 (1.45%) PL/SQL
16 18 (1.45%) VB.NET
17 17 (1.37%) VB
18 12 (0.97%) Bash Shell
18 12 (0.97%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 225 (18.12%) Security Cleared
2 122 (9.82%) SC Cleared
3 97 (7.81%) DV Cleared
4 45 (3.62%) Cisco Certification
5 38 (3.06%) PhD
6 36 (2.90%) Microsoft Certification
7 30 (2.42%) CISSP
7 30 (2.42%) ISEB
8 29 (2.33%) CCNP
9 22 (1.77%) ISTQB
10 21 (1.69%) MCSE
11 18 (1.45%) CCNA
12 14 (1.13%) CISM
13 13 (1.05%) JNCIP
13 13 (1.05%) PMP
14 11 (0.89%) Chartered Engineer
14 11 (0.89%) Postgraduate
15 10 (0.81%) DBS Check
15 10 (0.81%) GIAC
15 10 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (3.62%) QA
2 33 (2.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 18 (1.45%) PMO
4 13 (1.05%) PCI DSS
4 13 (1.05%) SLA
5 12 (0.97%) ISO 9001
5 12 (0.97%) JTAG
6 9 (0.72%) JSP 440
7 7 (0.56%) Cyber Essentials
7 7 (0.56%) Data Quality
7 7 (0.56%) HMG Infosec
8 6 (0.48%) RMADS
9 4 (0.32%) Def Stans
9 4 (0.32%) Solvency II
10 3 (0.24%) HIPAA
10 3 (0.24%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 3 (0.24%) ISO 14001
10 3 (0.24%) ISO22301
10 3 (0.24%) ISO27002
10 3 (0.24%) ISO27005
System Software
1 52 (4.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 44 (3.54%) Active Directory
3 34 (2.74%) Firmware
4 29 (2.33%) Hyper-V
5 14 (1.13%) Docker
6 10 (0.81%) XenApp
7 8 (0.64%) vSphere
8 6 (0.48%) Snort
8 6 (0.48%) Virtual Machines
9 4 (0.32%) MetaFrame
9 4 (0.32%) Terminal Server
10 3 (0.24%) Ceph
10 3 (0.24%) Virtual Servers
10 3 (0.24%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.16%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.081%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.081%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.081%) Squid
12 1 (0.081%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (0.081%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 16 (1.29%) HP Quality Center
2 13 (1.05%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (0.72%) AirWatch
4 8 (0.64%) Puppet
5 7 (0.56%) Nagios
5 7 (0.56%) SCCM
6 5 (0.40%) OpenView
6 5 (0.40%) SCVMM
7 4 (0.32%) BMC PATROL
7 4 (0.32%) ServiceCenter
7 4 (0.32%) Tivoli
7 4 (0.32%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
8 3 (0.24%) Nmap
8 3 (0.24%) WSUS
9 2 (0.16%) Ansible
9 2 (0.16%) Backup Exec
9 2 (0.16%) FortiGate
9 2 (0.16%) Kubernetes
9 2 (0.16%) Microsoft Intune
9 2 (0.16%) SCOM
Vendors
1 165 (13.29%) Microsoft
2 106 (8.53%) Oracle
3 60 (4.83%) VMware
4 49 (3.95%) SAP
5 48 (3.86%) Cisco
6 44 (3.54%) HP
7 37 (2.98%) Adobe
8 28 (2.25%) Citrix
9 24 (1.93%) EMC
9 24 (1.93%) Juniper
10 23 (1.85%) IBM
11 21 (1.69%) Apple
12 19 (1.53%) Intel
13 14 (1.13%) Zend
14 9 (0.72%) BMC
15 8 (0.64%) Software AG
15 8 (0.64%) SolarWinds
16 7 (0.56%) Kenexa
16 7 (0.56%) NetApp
17 6 (0.48%) Red Hat
Poole, Dorset
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liskeard, Cornwall
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Bristol DT
Salary: £35000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + DOE + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £75000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Activus
Salary: Unspecified Competitive plus Company Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liskeard, Cornwall
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £20000.0000 - £25000.0000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £24000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Somerset
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £45000 + excellent benefits package - see advert body
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive with great benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Activus
Salary: Competitive plus Company Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Templecombe, Somerset
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 to 60,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Broadstone, Dorset
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + generous benefits
Posted: 4 days ago