The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 21 5 20
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +15
Permanent jobs citing Degree 74 143 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 10.59% 16.67% 11.88%
As % of the Qualifications category 38.74% 39.50% 38.32%
Number of salaries quoted 72 118 104
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £29,700 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Degree
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Qualifications Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
191 362 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 27.32% 42.19% 31.00%
Number of salaries quoted 168 312 270
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,500 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Degree across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Degree
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Degree Salary Trend in Southampton

Degree
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Degree across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Degree Salary Histogram in Southampton

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 77 (40.53%) Software Engineering
2 75 (39.47%) SQL Server
3 72 (37.89%) Java
3 72 (37.89%) SQL
4 66 (34.74%) .NET
4 66 (34.74%) XML
5 60 (31.58%) JavaScript
6 58 (30.53%) Computer Science
7 56 (29.47%) Agile Software Development
8 53 (27.89%) HTML
9 49 (25.79%) MS Excel
10 46 (24.21%) Finance
10 46 (24.21%) Windows
11 43 (22.63%) UNIX
12 39 (20.53%) C#
13 36 (18.95%) Linux
13 36 (18.95%) Microsoft
14 35 (18.42%) C++
15 33 (17.37%) Spring
16 32 (16.84%) Analytical Skills
17 31 (16.32%) PL/SQL
18 28 (14.74%) Oracle
19 27 (14.21%) SDLC
20 26 (13.68%) CSS
21 25 (13.16%) Client/Server
22 23 (12.11%) ASP.NET
23 22 (11.58%) Eclipse
24 21 (11.05%) Ajax
25 20 (10.53%) TDD
25 20 (10.53%) PHP

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 17 (8.95%) Tomcat
2 4 (2.11%) MS Exchange
2 4 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (1.05%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.05%) IIS
4 1 (0.53%) Apache
4 1 (0.53%) SAS
4 1 (0.53%) WordPress
Applications
1 49 (25.79%) MS Excel
2 12 (6.32%) MS Office
3 6 (3.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (2.63%) MS Project
5 3 (1.58%) Fireworks
6 2 (1.05%) SOLIDWORKS
7 1 (0.53%) Simulink
7 1 (0.53%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.53%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.53%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.53%) SAP R/3
1 1 (0.53%) Tesseract
1 1 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.53%) SAP Business One
1 1 (0.53%) SAP FSCM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (10.53%) TCP/IP
2 17 (8.95%) Broadband
3 13 (6.84%) Network Security
4 11 (5.79%) CTI
5 8 (4.21%) Firewall
6 7 (3.68%) SAN
6 7 (3.68%) Wireless
6 7 (3.68%) VLAN
6 7 (3.68%) WAN
7 6 (3.16%) LAN
8 2 (1.05%) SSL
9 1 (0.53%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.53%) DNS
9 1 (0.53%) DHCP
9 1 (0.53%) HTTP
9 1 (0.53%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (39.47%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (2.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (2.11%) Relational Database
4 4 (2.11%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (2.11%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.58%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.05%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.05%) Big Data
6 2 (1.05%) MySQL
6 2 (1.05%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (1.05%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.53%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.53%) SQLPlus
7 1 (0.53%) Essbase
7 1 (0.53%) DB2
7 1 (0.53%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 22 (11.58%) Eclipse
2 13 (6.84%) Visual Studio
3 8 (4.21%) Subversion
4 6 (3.16%) Maven
5 5 (2.63%) JUnit
5 5 (2.63%) Moq
6 3 (1.58%) JSUnit
6 3 (1.58%) Git (software)
6 3 (1.58%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (1.58%) Jasmine
6 3 (1.58%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.58%) Grunt
6 3 (1.58%) Ant
6 3 (1.58%) HP UFT
7 2 (1.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.53%) JIRA
8 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.53%) GDB
8 1 (0.53%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 46 (24.21%) Finance
2 15 (7.89%) Telecoms
3 8 (4.21%) Banking
3 8 (4.21%) Retail
4 6 (3.16%) Legal
4 6 (3.16%) Local Government
5 4 (2.11%) Marketing
5 4 (2.11%) Multimedia
5 4 (2.11%) Electronics
5 4 (2.11%) Law
6 1 (0.53%) Billing
6 1 (0.53%) Games
Job Titles
1 89 (46.84%) Developer
2 49 (25.79%) Java Developer
3 26 (13.68%) Graduate
4 23 (12.11%) Senior Developer
5 22 (11.58%) Software Developer
5 22 (11.58%) Graduate Developer
6 17 (8.95%) Graduate Java Developer
7 14 (7.37%) Software Engineer
8 12 (6.32%) Architect
8 12 (6.32%) Senior Java Developer
9 10 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
10 9 (4.74%) C++ Software Engineer
11 8 (4.21%) Project Manager
12 7 (3.68%) Software Architect
12 7 (3.68%) Senior Software Developer
13 6 (3.16%) C# Developer
14 5 (2.63%) Graduate Software Developer
14 5 (2.63%) QA Engineer
14 5 (2.63%) Applications Developer
14 5 (2.63%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (34.74%) .NET
1 66 (34.74%) XML
2 53 (27.89%) HTML
3 33 (17.37%) Spring
4 26 (13.68%) CSS
5 23 (12.11%) ASP.NET
6 21 (11.05%) Ajax
7 19 (10.00%) Web Services
8 17 (8.95%) jQuery
9 14 (7.37%) REST
9 14 (7.37%) SOAP
10 12 (6.32%) FIX Protocol
10 12 (6.32%) WCF
11 10 (5.26%) HTML5
12 8 (4.21%) WPF
12 8 (4.21%) JSON
13 7 (3.68%) ASP.NET 2.0
13 7 (3.68%) COM
13 7 (3.68%) .NET Framework
14 6 (3.16%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 58 (30.53%) Computer Science
2 32 (16.84%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (13.16%) Client/Server
4 14 (7.37%) Mathematics
5 12 (6.32%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (5.26%) Physics
6 10 (5.26%) Statistics
7 9 (4.74%) Algorithms
8 8 (4.21%) User Experience
9 5 (2.63%) Blackberry
10 4 (2.11%) Replication
11 3 (1.58%) E-Learning
11 3 (1.58%) Kindle
12 2 (1.05%) Mobile App
12 2 (1.05%) Management Information System
12 2 (1.05%) NHS
13 1 (0.53%) Mainframe
13 1 (0.53%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 1 (0.53%) Life Science
13 1 (0.53%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 46 (24.21%) Windows
2 43 (22.63%) UNIX
3 36 (18.95%) Linux
4 9 (4.74%) Apple iOS
5 8 (4.21%) Solaris
6 7 (3.68%) Windows Phone
7 6 (3.16%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (3.16%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (3.16%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (2.11%) Android
8 4 (2.11%) Mac OS
8 4 (2.11%) Windows 7
9 3 (1.58%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.05%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.53%) Debian
11 1 (0.53%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (40.53%) Software Engineering
2 56 (29.47%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (14.21%) SDLC
4 20 (10.53%) TDD
5 19 (10.00%) Project Management
6 18 (9.47%) OO
6 18 (9.47%) OOD
6 18 (9.47%) Analytics
7 15 (7.89%) BDD
7 15 (7.89%) Unit Testing
8 14 (7.37%) Multithreading
9 13 (6.84%) Scrum
10 12 (6.32%) MVC
10 12 (6.32%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (5.79%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (4.74%) Use Case
13 8 (4.21%) Software Testing
13 8 (4.21%) ITIL
14 7 (3.68%) PRINCE2
14 7 (3.68%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 72 (37.89%) Java
1 72 (37.89%) SQL
2 60 (31.58%) JavaScript
3 39 (20.53%) C#
4 35 (18.42%) C++
5 31 (16.32%) PL/SQL
6 20 (10.53%) PHP
7 11 (5.79%) Python
8 10 (5.26%) VB.NET
9 9 (4.74%) T-SQL
10 6 (3.16%) Perl
11 4 (2.11%) C
12 2 (1.05%) VBA
13 1 (0.53%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.53%) Ruby
13 1 (0.53%) PHP5
13 1 (0.53%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (4.21%) HND
2 6 (3.16%) ISEB
3 4 (2.11%) ISTQB
3 4 (2.11%) NVQ Level 4
4 3 (1.58%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 3 (1.58%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.05%) PMP
5 2 (1.05%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.05%) CCIE
5 2 (1.05%) MCP
5 2 (1.05%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.53%) CCNP
6 1 (0.53%) CCNA
6 1 (0.53%) MCSE
6 1 (0.53%) MBA
6 1 (0.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (8.95%) QA
2 5 (2.63%) SLA
3 3 (1.58%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.58%) DICOM
System Software
1 12 (6.32%) Active Directory
2 7 (3.68%) Hyper-V
3 6 (3.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.53%) XenApp
Vendors
1 36 (18.95%) Microsoft
2 28 (14.74%) Oracle
3 12 (6.32%) VMware
4 8 (4.21%) Citrix
5 7 (3.68%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (2.63%) Telerik
6 5 (2.63%) SAP
7 4 (2.11%) Cisco
8 3 (1.58%) Infobright
9 1 (0.53%) HP
9 1 (0.53%) Intel
9 1 (0.53%) IronPort
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Client Server
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
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Posted: 15 hours ago
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Salary: £30k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Optimus Search Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Experis IT
Salary: + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £30k to £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Client Server
Salary: £30k to £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + plus benfits
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Salary: €45000 - €55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £60k - 70k per year + excellent benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
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Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Benefits
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Salary: £60,000 to £70,000 + Bonus and bens
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