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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 21 7 15
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +8
Permanent jobs citing Degree 86 141 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 12.04% 16.36% 12.87%
As % of the Qualifications category 36.44% 40.87% 40.91%
Number of salaries quoted 79 119 114
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £30,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
236 345 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 33.05% 40.02% 31.46%
Number of salaries quoted 183 302 278
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 £24,750 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 31 July 2015.

Degree Salary Histogram in Southampton

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 78 (39.80%) SQL Server
2 72 (36.73%) SQL
3 71 (36.22%) Java
4 70 (35.71%) Software Engineering
5 67 (34.18%) .NET
5 67 (34.18%) XML
6 58 (29.59%) JavaScript
7 57 (29.08%) HTML
8 53 (27.04%) Windows
8 53 (27.04%) Agile Software Development
8 53 (27.04%) Computer Science
9 52 (26.53%) MS Excel
10 48 (24.49%) Finance
11 42 (21.43%) UNIX
12 38 (19.39%) Microsoft
13 36 (18.37%) C++
14 35 (17.86%) C#
14 35 (17.86%) Linux
15 30 (15.31%) PL/SQL
15 30 (15.31%) Spring
16 29 (14.80%) Oracle
16 29 (14.80%) Analytical Skills
16 29 (14.80%) SDLC
17 28 (14.29%) Client/Server
18 27 (13.78%) CSS
18 27 (13.78%) Project Management
19 24 (12.24%) Ajax
20 23 (11.73%) Telecoms
20 23 (11.73%) Eclipse
21 22 (11.22%) PHP

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 19 (9.69%) Tomcat
2 4 (2.04%) MS Exchange
2 4 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (1.53%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.02%) IIS
5 1 (0.51%) Apache
5 1 (0.51%) SAS
5 1 (0.51%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.51%) WordPress
Applications
1 52 (26.53%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.57%) MS Office
3 5 (2.55%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.53%) Fireworks
5 2 (1.02%) SOLIDWORKS
6 1 (0.51%) Simulink
6 1 (0.51%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.51%) MS Project
6 1 (0.51%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.51%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) SAP R/3
1 1 (0.51%) Tesseract
1 1 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.51%) SAP Business One
1 1 (0.51%) SAP FSCM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (11.22%) TCP/IP
2 19 (9.69%) Broadband
3 14 (7.14%) Network Security
4 13 (6.63%) CTI
5 11 (5.61%) Firewall
6 10 (5.10%) SAN
7 9 (4.59%) Wireless
8 8 (4.08%) VLAN
8 8 (4.08%) WAN
9 7 (3.57%) LAN
10 2 (1.02%) DNS
10 2 (1.02%) SSL
10 2 (1.02%) DHCP
11 1 (0.51%) HTTP
11 1 (0.51%) Kerberos
11 1 (0.51%) LDAP
11 1 (0.51%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (39.80%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (2.55%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (2.04%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.02%) Data Mining
6 2 (1.02%) DB2
6 2 (1.02%) MySQL
6 2 (1.02%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.51%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.51%) Essbase
7 1 (0.51%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.51%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 23 (11.73%) Eclipse
2 14 (7.14%) Visual Studio
3 9 (4.59%) Maven
4 7 (3.57%) Subversion
5 6 (3.06%) Moq
6 5 (2.55%) HP UFT
6 5 (2.55%) Ant
7 4 (2.04%) JUnit
7 4 (2.04%) JSUnit
7 4 (2.04%) Jasmine
7 4 (2.04%) Jenkins
7 4 (2.04%) Grunt
8 3 (1.53%) Git (software)
8 3 (1.53%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (1.02%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (0.51%) JIRA
10 1 (0.51%) GDB
10 1 (0.51%) Eclipse RCP
10 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 48 (24.49%) Finance
2 23 (11.73%) Telecoms
3 14 (7.14%) Banking
4 9 (4.59%) Retail
5 7 (3.57%) Local Government
5 7 (3.57%) Marketing
6 5 (2.55%) Electronics
7 4 (2.04%) Multimedia
7 4 (2.04%) Legal
8 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.51%) Games
8 1 (0.51%) Billing
Job Titles
1 87 (44.39%) Developer
2 49 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 27 (13.78%) Graduate
4 24 (12.24%) Graduate Developer
5 19 (9.69%) Graduate Java Developer
5 19 (9.69%) Senior Developer
6 18 (9.18%) Software Developer
7 17 (8.67%) Architect
8 14 (7.14%) Software Engineer
9 11 (5.61%) Project Manager
9 11 (5.61%) Senior Java Developer
10 10 (5.10%) Systems Engineer
10 10 (5.10%) C++ Software Engineer
11 7 (3.57%) C# Developer
11 7 (3.57%) Software Architect
11 7 (3.57%) QA Engineer
12 6 (3.06%) Support Consultant
12 6 (3.06%) Web Developer
12 6 (3.06%) Consultant
12 6 (3.06%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (34.18%) .NET
1 67 (34.18%) XML
2 57 (29.08%) HTML
3 30 (15.31%) Spring
4 27 (13.78%) CSS
5 24 (12.24%) Ajax
6 20 (10.20%) Web Services
7 19 (9.69%) ASP.NET
8 14 (7.14%) SOAP
8 14 (7.14%) WCF
8 14 (7.14%) REST
9 13 (6.63%) jQuery
10 11 (5.61%) HTML5
11 10 (5.10%) JSON
12 9 (4.59%) FIX Protocol
13 8 (4.08%) WPF
13 8 (4.08%) COM
14 7 (3.57%) .NET Framework
15 6 (3.06%) NHibernate
15 6 (3.06%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 53 (27.04%) Computer Science
2 29 (14.80%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (14.29%) Client/Server
4 13 (6.63%) Mathematics
5 10 (5.10%) Statistics
5 10 (5.10%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (4.59%) Algorithms
6 9 (4.59%) Physics
7 6 (3.06%) Replication
7 6 (3.06%) User Experience
8 5 (2.55%) Blackberry
9 4 (2.04%) E-Learning
9 4 (2.04%) Kindle
10 3 (1.53%) Data Centre
11 2 (1.02%) Mobile App
11 2 (1.02%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.51%) Life Science
12 1 (0.51%) FMCG
12 1 (0.51%) Social Media
12 1 (0.51%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 53 (27.04%) Windows
2 42 (21.43%) UNIX
3 35 (17.86%) Linux
4 9 (4.59%) Apple iOS
5 8 (4.08%) Solaris
6 7 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (3.57%) Windows Phone
7 6 (3.06%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (2.55%) Windows 7
9 4 (2.04%) Android
10 3 (1.53%) Mac OS
10 3 (1.53%) Windows 8
11 2 (1.02%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.51%) Debian
12 1 (0.51%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (35.71%) Software Engineering
2 53 (27.04%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (14.80%) SDLC
4 27 (13.78%) Project Management
5 21 (10.71%) OOD
6 20 (10.20%) OO
7 19 (9.69%) Analytics
8 15 (7.65%) Scrum
8 15 (7.65%) TDD
8 15 (7.65%) Multithreading
9 14 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (6.63%) Stakeholder Management
11 12 (6.12%) MVC
11 12 (6.12%) Unit Testing
11 12 (6.12%) Software Testing
11 12 (6.12%) BDD
12 11 (5.61%) ITIL
13 10 (5.10%) PRINCE2
14 9 (4.59%) Use Case
15 7 (3.57%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 72 (36.73%) SQL
2 71 (36.22%) Java
3 58 (29.59%) JavaScript
4 36 (18.37%) C++
5 35 (17.86%) C#
6 30 (15.31%) PL/SQL
7 22 (11.22%) PHP
8 10 (5.10%) VB.NET
9 9 (4.59%) Python
9 9 (4.59%) T-SQL
10 6 (3.06%) Perl
11 4 (2.04%) C
12 2 (1.02%) VBA
12 2 (1.02%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.51%) R
13 1 (0.51%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.51%) Ruby
13 1 (0.51%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 8 (4.08%) HND
1 8 (4.08%) ISTQB
2 7 (3.57%) ISEB
3 5 (2.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (2.55%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 4 (2.04%) NVQ Level 4
4 4 (2.04%) CCNA
4 4 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.53%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.02%) PMP
6 2 (1.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.02%) MCSE
6 2 (1.02%) MCSA
6 2 (1.02%) CCNP
7 1 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.51%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (9.69%) QA
2 6 (3.06%) SLA
3 5 (2.55%) ISO 9001
3 5 (2.55%) DICOM
System Software
1 15 (7.65%) Active Directory
2 8 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (4.08%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.51%) XenApp
3 1 (0.51%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 1 (0.51%) Tivoli
1 1 (0.51%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 38 (19.39%) Microsoft
2 29 (14.80%) Oracle
3 15 (7.65%) VMware
4 8 (4.08%) Citrix
5 7 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (3.06%) Cisco
7 5 (2.55%) SAP
7 5 (2.55%) Telerik
8 3 (1.53%) Infobright
9 2 (1.02%) Intel
10 1 (0.51%) Guidewire
10 1 (0.51%) IronPort
10 1 (0.51%) IBM
10 1 (0.51%) HP
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