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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 16 15 15
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing Degree 748 754 831
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 13.22% 12.65% 13.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 37.64% 42.24% 46.58%
Number of salaries quoted 571 606 688
Median salary £41,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,500 £22,150
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £54,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%
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
1987 1785 1784
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 35.13% 29.95% 28.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1567 1416 1466
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 +1 256 £43,000 +7.50% 35
Gloucestershire -2 156 £41,500 +3.75% 13
Wiltshire -3 104 £40,000 -0.62% 14
Somerset +1 83 £35,000 - 17
Devon +5 59 £37,500 +22.95% 12
Dorset +1 46 £37,500 +7.14% 18
Cornwall +14 41 £50,000 +73.91% 3
Degree
England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 September 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.

1 452 (32.99%) Computer Science
2 447 (32.63%) Agile Software Development
3 376 (27.45%) Java
4 371 (27.08%) SQL
5 297 (21.68%) C#
6 286 (20.88%) JavaScript
7 279 (20.36%) Finance
8 276 (20.15%) HTML
9 274 (20.00%) Software Engineering
10 235 (17.15%) Security Cleared
11 229 (16.72%) .NET
12 223 (16.28%) Microsoft
13 217 (15.84%) C++
14 211 (15.40%) SQL Server
15 188 (13.72%) OO
15 188 (13.72%) Analytical Skills
16 187 (13.65%) CSS
17 175 (12.77%) Python
18 169 (12.34%) Linux
19 164 (11.97%) SDLC
20 160 (11.68%) AngularJS
20 160 (11.68%) Scrum
21 157 (11.46%) HTML5
22 153 (11.17%) Project Management
23 152 (11.09%) Windows
23 152 (11.09%) Mathematics
24 146 (10.66%) ITIL
24 146 (10.66%) C
25 140 (10.22%) SC Cleared
26 133 (9.71%) 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 64 (4.67%) Apache Spark
2 47 (3.43%) Apache
3 44 (3.21%) SAS
4 36 (2.63%) SharePoint
5 32 (2.34%) Apache Pig
6 29 (2.12%) IIS
7 27 (1.97%) JBoss
8 26 (1.90%) Alfresco
8 26 (1.90%) Joomla!
8 26 (1.90%) MS Exchange
9 23 (1.68%) Tomcat
10 22 (1.61%) Elasticsearch
11 17 (1.24%) BizTalk Server
12 13 (0.95%) WebLogic
13 12 (0.88%) CMS
13 12 (0.88%) nginx
13 12 (0.88%) OpenStack
14 10 (0.73%) Skype for Business
15 8 (0.58%) SharePoint Server
15 8 (0.58%) WebSphere
Applications
1 107 (7.81%) MS Excel
2 38 (2.77%) SPSS
3 26 (1.90%) MS Office
4 18 (1.31%) MS Project
5 14 (1.02%) MS PowerPoint
6 10 (0.73%) MS Visio
7 6 (0.44%) OmniGraffle
7 6 (0.44%) Photoshop
8 5 (0.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 5 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
9 3 (0.22%) 3ds Max
9 3 (0.22%) Maya
10 1 (0.073%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.073%) InDesign
10 1 (0.073%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.073%) Pro/ENGINEER
10 1 (0.073%) PTC Creo
10 1 (0.073%) Simulink
10 1 (0.073%) SOLIDWORKS
10 1 (0.073%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 18 (1.31%) SAP Business One
2 16 (1.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 11 (0.80%) Infor CRM
4 9 (0.66%) Oracle EBS
4 9 (0.66%) Oracle Payables
4 9 (0.66%) Oracle Receivables
5 7 (0.51%) Oracle Applications
5 7 (0.51%) Primavera
6 6 (0.44%) Magento
6 6 (0.44%) Unit4 Business World
7 5 (0.36%) Oracle BPM
7 5 (0.36%) Oracle Utilities
8 4 (0.29%) Maximo
8 4 (0.29%) Oracle ASCP
8 4 (0.29%) WebTrends
9 3 (0.22%) Oracle ERP
10 2 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
10 2 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
10 2 (0.15%) Payment Gateway
11 1 (0.073%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 58 (4.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 57 (4.16%) Amazon AWS
3 33 (2.41%) SaaS
4 29 (2.12%) IaaS
4 29 (2.12%) PaaS
5 19 (1.39%) Amazon EC2
6 17 (1.24%) Office 365
7 11 (0.80%) Amazon S3
8 7 (0.51%) GitHub
9 3 (0.22%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 3 (0.22%) Amazon ELB
9 3 (0.22%) AWS CloudFormation
9 3 (0.22%) Azure Active Directory
9 3 (0.22%) Route 53
9 3 (0.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 2 (0.15%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 2 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.073%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.073%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 52 (3.80%) Internet
2 51 (3.72%) DNS
3 44 (3.21%) Firewall
4 43 (3.14%) TCP/IP
5 33 (2.41%) VPN
6 24 (1.75%) Network Security
7 20 (1.46%) VoIP
7 20 (1.46%) Wi-Fi
8 18 (1.31%) DHCP
8 18 (1.31%) SMTP
9 17 (1.24%) Broadband
9 17 (1.24%) Cisco ASA
9 17 (1.24%) MPLS
9 17 (1.24%) NetScreen
9 17 (1.24%) WAN
10 16 (1.17%) SAN
11 15 (1.09%) Wireless
12 14 (1.02%) LAN
13 13 (0.95%) HTTP
14 11 (0.80%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 211 (15.40%) SQL Server
2 88 (6.42%) Hadoop
3 76 (5.55%) Big Data
4 73 (5.33%) MongoDB
5 67 (4.89%) NoSQL
6 61 (4.45%) MySQL
7 60 (4.38%) Relational Database
8 48 (3.50%) Data Warehouse
9 45 (3.28%) RDBMS
10 42 (3.07%) Apache Hive
11 33 (2.41%) Data Mining
12 24 (1.75%) Crystal Reports
13 23 (1.68%) SQL Server 2012
14 21 (1.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 20 (1.46%) DB2
16 18 (1.31%) Oracle Database
16 18 (1.31%) PostgreSQL
17 17 (1.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 16 (1.17%) Oracle Database 11g
19 14 (1.02%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 70 (5.11%) Git (software)
2 51 (3.72%) Selenium
3 45 (3.28%) Maven
4 39 (2.85%) JIRA
5 37 (2.70%) Jenkins
6 35 (2.55%) Ant
7 34 (2.48%) Subversion
8 31 (2.26%) Cucumber
9 29 (2.12%) Team Foundation Server
10 27 (1.97%) JUnit
11 26 (1.90%) Apache Ivy
11 26 (1.90%) Visual Studio
12 22 (1.61%) TeamCity
13 17 (1.24%) Octopus Deploy
14 16 (1.17%) SpecFlow
15 12 (0.88%) CruiseControl
15 12 (0.88%) MSBuild
16 10 (0.73%) TestNG
17 9 (0.66%) Eclipse
18 8 (0.58%) Jasmine
General
1 279 (20.36%) Finance
2 120 (8.76%) Telecoms
3 64 (4.67%) Banking
4 60 (4.38%) Marketing
5 54 (3.94%) Electronics
5 54 (3.94%) Manufacturing
6 44 (3.21%) Aerospace
7 41 (2.99%) Legal
8 40 (2.92%) Games
9 29 (2.12%) Retail
10 16 (1.17%) Publishing
11 14 (1.02%) Automotive
12 13 (0.95%) Advertising
13 11 (0.80%) Back Office
14 9 (0.66%) General Ledger
15 8 (0.58%) Avionics
15 8 (0.58%) French Language
15 8 (0.58%) Military
16 7 (0.51%) German Language
17 5 (0.36%) Law
Job Titles
1 402 (29.34%) Developer
2 160 (11.68%) Analyst
3 133 (9.71%) Software Engineer
4 121 (8.83%) Java Developer
5 114 (8.32%) C# Developer
6 99 (7.23%) Graduate
7 94 (6.86%) .NET Developer
8 79 (5.77%) Architect
9 77 (5.62%) Junior
10 60 (4.38%) C# .NET Developer
10 60 (4.38%) Senior Developer
11 55 (4.01%) Project Manager
12 48 (3.50%) Consultant
12 48 (3.50%) Software Developer
13 47 (3.43%) Graduate Developer
13 47 (3.43%) Junior Developer
13 47 (3.43%) Test Engineer
14 44 (3.21%) Data Scientist
15 41 (2.99%) Systems Engineer
15 41 (2.99%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 276 (20.15%) HTML
2 229 (16.72%) .NET
3 187 (13.65%) CSS
4 160 (11.68%) AngularJS
5 157 (11.46%) HTML5
6 105 (7.66%) Spring
7 97 (7.08%) Web Services
8 94 (6.86%) ASP.NET
8 94 (6.86%) React
9 85 (6.20%) Node.js
10 82 (5.99%) jQuery
11 78 (5.69%) Hibernate
12 77 (5.62%) XML
13 63 (4.60%) .NET Framework
14 60 (4.38%) Backbone.js
15 53 (3.87%) REST
16 49 (3.58%) SOAP
17 41 (2.99%) Middleware
18 40 (2.92%) ASP.NET MVC
19 37 (2.70%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 452 (32.99%) Computer Science
2 188 (13.72%) Analytical Skills
3 152 (11.09%) Mathematics
4 95 (6.93%) Management Information System
5 75 (5.47%) User Experience
6 62 (4.53%) Data Centre
7 58 (4.23%) Enterprise Software
8 54 (3.94%) Physics
9 46 (3.36%) Visualisation
10 28 (2.04%) Digital Media
11 26 (1.90%) RIA
12 23 (1.68%) Algorithms
13 21 (1.53%) Statistics
14 19 (1.39%) Mobile App
15 18 (1.31%) Driving Licence
15 18 (1.31%) PKI
16 17 (1.24%) Data Structures
17 16 (1.17%) CMDB
18 13 (0.95%) Public Cloud
19 12 (0.88%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 169 (12.34%) Linux
2 152 (11.09%) Windows
3 62 (4.53%) Unix
4 53 (3.87%) Apple iOS
5 52 (3.80%) Android
6 42 (3.07%) Windows Server
7 15 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 14 (1.02%) Mac OS X
8 14 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (0.51%) Debian
9 7 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (0.44%) Embedded Linux
11 5 (0.36%) Windows 7
11 5 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (0.29%) Windows Phone
13 3 (0.22%) Windows 10
14 2 (0.15%) Solaris
14 2 (0.15%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.073%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.073%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 447 (32.63%) Agile Software Development
2 274 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 188 (13.72%) OO
4 164 (11.97%) SDLC
5 160 (11.68%) Scrum
6 153 (11.17%) Project Management
7 146 (10.66%) ITIL
8 133 (9.71%) Open Source
9 116 (8.47%) PRINCE2
10 102 (7.45%) MVC
11 101 (7.37%) Cybersecurity
12 93 (6.79%) Continuous Integration
13 92 (6.72%) Analytics
14 90 (6.57%) Mentoring
14 90 (6.57%) Web Development
15 84 (6.13%) Continuous Improvement
16 79 (5.77%) Information Security
17 76 (5.55%) Business Intelligence
18 75 (5.47%) TOGAF
19 74 (5.40%) UML
Programming Languages
1 376 (27.45%) Java
2 371 (27.08%) SQL
3 297 (21.68%) C#
4 286 (20.88%) JavaScript
5 217 (15.84%) C++
6 175 (12.77%) Python
7 146 (10.66%) C
8 65 (4.74%) R
9 59 (4.31%) Scala
10 57 (4.16%) PHP
11 49 (3.58%) MATLAB
11 49 (3.58%) T-SQL
12 40 (2.92%) Perl
13 33 (2.41%) Ruby
14 28 (2.04%) VB
15 27 (1.97%) PowerShell
16 16 (1.17%) Objective-C
16 16 (1.17%) PL/SQL
17 13 (0.95%) Bash Shell
18 11 (0.80%) Lua
Qualifications
1 235 (17.15%) Security Cleared
2 140 (10.22%) SC Cleared
3 98 (7.15%) DV Cleared
4 73 (5.33%) PhD
5 62 (4.53%) Microsoft Certification
6 61 (4.45%) CISSP
7 36 (2.63%) MCSE
8 35 (2.55%) CISM
9 31 (2.26%) ISEB
10 28 (2.04%) CISA
10 28 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
11 25 (1.82%) CCNA
12 23 (1.68%) HND
13 21 (1.53%) PMP
14 19 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
14 19 (1.39%) MCSD
15 17 (1.24%) AAT
16 16 (1.17%) APMP
17 15 (1.09%) ISTQB
18 14 (1.02%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (4.16%) QA
2 49 (3.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 32 (2.34%) SLA
4 24 (1.75%) COBIT
5 23 (1.68%) PCI DSS
6 19 (1.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 13 (0.95%) Data Quality
8 12 (0.88%) ISO22301
9 11 (0.80%) ISO27002
9 11 (0.80%) ISO27005
10 9 (0.66%) ISO 9001
11 6 (0.44%) JSP 440
12 5 (0.36%) HMG Infosec
12 5 (0.36%) RMADS
13 4 (0.29%) Solvency II
14 3 (0.22%) BS7799
14 3 (0.22%) DO-178B
14 3 (0.22%) ISO15022
14 3 (0.22%) ISO20022
14 3 (0.22%) SDET
System Software
1 85 (6.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 67 (4.89%) Active Directory
3 32 (2.34%) Hyper-V
4 23 (1.68%) Docker
5 19 (1.39%) Virtual Machines
6 12 (0.88%) Firmware
7 8 (0.58%) XenApp
8 5 (0.36%) Oracle RAC
8 5 (0.36%) Virtual Desktop
9 4 (0.29%) NFS
9 4 (0.29%) VMware ESX
10 3 (0.22%) Snort
10 3 (0.22%) Virtual Servers
10 3 (0.22%) vSphere
11 2 (0.15%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.073%) Ceph
12 1 (0.073%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.073%) Postfix
12 1 (0.073%) Squid
12 1 (0.073%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 18 (1.31%) Opscode Chef
1 18 (1.31%) Puppet
2 13 (0.95%) SCVMM
3 12 (0.88%) AirWatch
4 8 (0.58%) SCCM
5 6 (0.44%) NetBackup
6 4 (0.29%) Cisco Prime
6 4 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (0.29%) Microsoft Intune
7 3 (0.22%) Cacti
7 3 (0.22%) Graylog
7 3 (0.22%) Kibana
7 3 (0.22%) logstash
7 3 (0.22%) Nagios
7 3 (0.22%) ZABBIX
8 2 (0.15%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 2 (0.15%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 1 (0.073%) Pingdom
9 1 (0.073%) RSA Archer
9 1 (0.073%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 223 (16.28%) Microsoft
2 132 (9.64%) Oracle
3 105 (7.66%) VMware
4 71 (5.18%) Cisco
5 52 (3.80%) SAP
6 40 (2.92%) HP
7 33 (2.41%) Adobe
8 30 (2.19%) CheckPoint
8 30 (2.19%) EMC
9 29 (2.12%) Citrix
10 28 (2.04%) IBM
11 22 (1.61%) Juniper
12 15 (1.09%) Google
13 14 (1.02%) NetApp
14 13 (0.95%) AppDynamics
14 13 (0.95%) BMC
14 13 (0.95%) New Relic
15 12 (0.88%) Software AG
16 11 (0.80%) Informatica
16 11 (0.80%) Intel
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Acuro (MaxAd Ltd)
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Colston Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Fuse
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
set2recruit
Salary: £40000 Per Annum Up to £40,000 DOE
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Fuse
Posted: Yesterday
South West
Experis Ltd
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Exc Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000
Posted: 5 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Devon
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Lechlade, Gloucestershire
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 38k per year + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 4 hours ago
Wells, Somerset
Datamine Software Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum strictly depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + 25 days leave, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dorchester, Dorset
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
ISL
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 18 hours ago
Gloucestershire
X4 Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
ISL
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £23000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Fuse
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + 10% Pension* and wider benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday