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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 16 12 24
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +12
Permanent jobs citing Degree 25 15 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 18.25% 14.56% 7.53%
As % of the Qualifications category 78.13% 41.67% 27.50%
Number of salaries quoted 25 4 7
Average salary £40,000 £34,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.94% +32.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £31,700 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £34,500 £34,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
32 36 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 23.36% 34.95% 27.40%
Number of salaries quoted 32 25 36
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,700 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 18 September 2014.

Degree Salary Histogram in St Albans

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 25 (67.57%) Software Engineering
1 25 (67.57%) Computer Science
2 22 (59.46%) C#
2 22 (59.46%) Linux
3 21 (56.76%) OO
4 19 (51.35%) UNIX
5 18 (48.65%) C
5 18 (48.65%) C++
5 18 (48.65%) Java
5 18 (48.65%) Python
5 18 (48.65%) Multithreading
6 10 (27.03%) HTML
7 9 (24.32%) JavaScript
8 8 (21.62%) CSS
9 6 (16.22%) Windows
10 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
10 5 (13.51%) CRM
10 5 (13.51%) Marketing
10 5 (13.51%) Git (software)
10 5 (13.51%) HTML5
10 5 (13.51%) CSS3
11 4 (10.81%) Neo4j
11 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (10.81%) MSTest
11 4 (10.81%) Mingle
11 4 (10.81%) RavenDB
11 4 (10.81%) BDD
11 4 (10.81%) RESTful
11 4 (10.81%) CQRS
11 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET MVC 4

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 2 (5.41%) WordPress
1 2 (5.41%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Mingle
1 4 (10.81%) MS Office
2 3 (8.11%) Photoshop
2 3 (8.11%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (5.41%) PowerPivot
3 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) Internet
2 2 (5.41%) LAN
3 1 (2.70%) HTTP
3 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.70%) VPN
3 1 (2.70%) HTTPS
3 1 (2.70%) RTP
3 1 (2.70%) Network Security
3 1 (2.70%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.81%) Neo4j
2 4 (10.81%) RavenDB
2 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.41%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Git (software)
2 4 (10.81%) MSTest
2 4 (10.81%) Octopus Deploy
2 4 (10.81%) TeamCity
2 4 (10.81%) NUnit
2 4 (10.81%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (13.51%) Marketing
2 4 (10.81%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Telecoms
2 4 (10.81%) Banking
3 2 (5.41%) Billing
3 2 (5.41%) Publishing
4 1 (2.70%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 25 (67.57%) Developer
2 20 (54.05%) Software Developer
2 20 (54.05%) Software Engineer
3 17 (45.95%) Java Developer
3 17 (45.95%) Java Software Engineer
4 16 (43.24%) Java Software Developer
5 10 (27.03%) Senior Developer
6 8 (21.62%) Senior Java Developer
7 7 (18.92%) Senior Software Developer
7 7 (18.92%) Senior Software Engineer
7 7 (18.92%) Senior Java Software Engineer
7 7 (18.92%) Senior Java Software Developer
8 5 (13.51%) Graduate
8 5 (13.51%) Programmer
9 4 (10.81%) Junior Programmer
9 4 (10.81%) .NET Programmer
9 4 (10.81%) Junior Software Developer
9 4 (10.81%) Software Programmer
9 4 (10.81%) Graduate Programmer
9 4 (10.81%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.03%) HTML
2 8 (21.62%) CSS
3 5 (13.51%) HTML5
3 5 (13.51%) CSS3
4 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (10.81%) RESTful
4 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 4 (10.81%) .NET Framework
4 4 (10.81%) .NET
4 4 (10.81%) Web Services
4 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET
5 2 (5.41%) LAMP
6 1 (2.70%) XHTML
6 1 (2.70%) Classic ASP
6 1 (2.70%) Qt
6 1 (2.70%) Velocity
6 1 (2.70%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 25 (67.57%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.41%) Mathematics
2 2 (5.41%) Physics
3 1 (2.70%) Streaming Video
3 1 (2.70%) Open Source
3 1 (2.70%) User Experience
3 1 (2.70%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.70%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 22 (59.46%) Linux
2 19 (51.35%) UNIX
3 6 (16.22%) Windows
4 1 (2.70%) FreeBSD
4 1 (2.70%) AIX
4 1 (2.70%) Debian
4 1 (2.70%) OpenBSD
4 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.70%) Android
4 1 (2.70%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (2.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (67.57%) Software Engineering
2 21 (56.76%) OO
3 18 (48.65%) Multithreading
4 5 (13.51%) CRM
5 4 (10.81%) BDD
5 4 (10.81%) CQRS
5 4 (10.81%) Web Development
5 4 (10.81%) Unit Testing
5 4 (10.81%) MVC
5 4 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (10.81%) TDD
6 3 (8.11%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (5.41%) Data Protection
7 2 (5.41%) Network Architecture
7 2 (5.41%) Practice Management
8 1 (2.70%) Web Design
8 1 (2.70%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 22 (59.46%) C#
2 18 (48.65%) C
2 18 (48.65%) C++
2 18 (48.65%) Java
2 18 (48.65%) Python
3 9 (24.32%) JavaScript
4 4 (10.81%) PowerShell
4 4 (10.81%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.70%) Adobe
2 1 (2.70%) NetApp