The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT jobs advertised for the St Albans region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 24 21 19
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Permanent jobs citing Degree 24 14 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 13.64% 10.29% 11.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 64.86% 40.00% 52.27%
Number of salaries quoted 24 13 18
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +47.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,450 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £58,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Degree
Hertfordshire

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

Qualifications Category
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
37 35 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 21.02% 25.74% 21.36%
Number of salaries quoted 37 33 34
Average salary £39,000 £47,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.89% -17.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

Degree
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

Degree Salary Trend in St Albans

Degree
Salary Histogram in St Albans

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Degree across the St Albans region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Degree Salary Histogram in St Albans

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 27 (71.05%) C#
2 25 (65.79%) Software Engineering
3 22 (57.89%) Multithreading
4 20 (52.63%) Computer Science
5 18 (47.37%) OO
6 17 (44.74%) Windows
7 16 (42.11%) Microsoft
7 16 (42.11%) .NET
7 16 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (36.84%) TDD
8 14 (36.84%) TeamCity
8 14 (36.84%) JavaScript
8 14 (36.84%) ASP.NET
8 14 (36.84%) MVC
8 14 (36.84%) ASP.NET MVC
9 13 (34.21%) Algorithms
9 13 (34.21%) UNIX
9 13 (34.21%) C++
9 13 (34.21%) C
9 13 (34.21%) Java
9 13 (34.21%) Linux
9 13 (34.21%) Python
9 13 (34.21%) MS Excel
10 12 (31.58%) HTML
10 12 (31.58%) CSS
10 12 (31.58%) NUnit
10 12 (31.58%) Web Development
10 12 (31.58%) HTML5
10 12 (31.58%) CSS3
11 11 (28.95%) Scrum

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 9 (23.68%) SharePoint
2 4 (10.53%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 13 (34.21%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.89%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) SaaS
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
1 3 (7.89%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (7.89%) RavenDB
1 3 (7.89%) Neo4j
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.63%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (36.84%) TeamCity
2 12 (31.58%) NUnit
3 9 (23.68%) Selenium
3 9 (23.68%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (13.16%) Git (software)
4 5 (13.16%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (7.89%) MSTest
5 3 (7.89%) Visual Studio
6 2 (5.26%) ReSharper
6 2 (5.26%) Bitbucket
General
1 5 (13.16%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.63%) Games
2 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (68.42%) Developer
2 21 (55.26%) Software Engineer
3 17 (44.74%) Software Developer
3 17 (44.74%) Senior Developer
4 16 (42.11%) Senior Software Engineer
5 12 (31.58%) Java Developer
5 12 (31.58%) Java Software Engineer
5 12 (31.58%) Java Software Developer
6 11 (28.95%) C# .NET Developer
6 11 (28.95%) .NET Developer
6 11 (28.95%) C# Developer
7 10 (26.32%) Senior Software Developer
8 9 (23.68%) Senior C# Developer
8 9 (23.68%) Senior .NET Developer
8 9 (23.68%) C# Software Engineer
8 9 (23.68%) .NET Software Engineer
9 8 (21.05%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
9 8 (21.05%) Senior C# Software Engineer
9 8 (21.05%) Senior Java Software Engineer
9 8 (21.05%) Senior Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (42.11%) .NET
2 14 (36.84%) ASP.NET
2 14 (36.84%) ASP.NET MVC
3 12 (31.58%) HTML5
3 12 (31.58%) CSS3
3 12 (31.58%) CSS
3 12 (31.58%) HTML
4 9 (23.68%) XML
4 9 (23.68%) XSLT
4 9 (23.68%) Ajax
4 9 (23.68%) WebSockets
4 9 (23.68%) WCF
4 9 (23.68%) Silverlight
4 9 (23.68%) jQuery
5 8 (21.05%) WinForms
5 8 (21.05%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 5 (13.16%) .NET Framework
7 3 (7.89%) Web Services
7 3 (7.89%) RESTful
7 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 20 (52.63%) Computer Science
2 13 (34.21%) Algorithms
3 9 (23.68%) Mathematics
4 6 (15.79%) Open Source
5 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.63%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (2.63%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 17 (44.74%) Windows
2 13 (34.21%) Linux
2 13 (34.21%) UNIX
3 4 (10.53%) Windows XP
3 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (65.79%) Software Engineering
2 22 (57.89%) Multithreading
3 18 (47.37%) OO
4 16 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (36.84%) TDD
5 14 (36.84%) MVC
6 12 (31.58%) Web Development
7 11 (28.95%) Scrum
8 9 (23.68%) OOD
8 9 (23.68%) SOA
8 9 (23.68%) Low Latency
8 9 (23.68%) Mobile Development
9 4 (10.53%) Migration
10 3 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (7.89%) Unit Testing
10 3 (7.89%) BDD
10 3 (7.89%) CQRS
11 2 (5.26%) Kanban
12 1 (2.63%) Data Transformation
12 1 (2.63%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 27 (71.05%) C#
2 14 (36.84%) JavaScript
3 13 (34.21%) C++
3 13 (34.21%) Java
3 13 (34.21%) C
3 13 (34.21%) Python
4 10 (26.32%) SQL
5 9 (23.68%) Objective-C
5 9 (23.68%) PL/SQL
6 3 (7.89%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 4 (10.53%) Active Directory
1 4 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (10.53%) Hyper-V
1 4 (10.53%) vSphere
Vendors
1 16 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 10 (26.32%) Oracle
3 4 (10.53%) Cisco
3 4 (10.53%) HP
3 4 (10.53%) CheckPoint
3 4 (10.53%) VMware
4 2 (5.26%) New Relic
5 1 (2.63%) Novell
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