The first table below looks at the demand for Degree in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Staffordshire region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 15 8 9
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Permanent jobs citing Degree 101 123 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 14.07% 18.58% 17.52%
As % of the Qualifications category 70.63% 60.59% 67.15%
Number of salaries quoted 80 104 74
Average salary £35,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,000 £22,150
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Qualifications Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
143 203 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 19.92% 30.66% 26.10%
Number of salaries quoted 118 174 111
Average salary £35,000 £39,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Degree
West Midlands

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Degree
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Degree Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Degree
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Degree across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Degree Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Degree
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent -5 33 £22,500 -43.75% 7
Lichfield -2 17 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Cannock +16 16 £39,500 +49.76% 2
Stafford -4 16 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Rugeley -2 2 £30,000 -
Tamworth -5 1 £19,000 -29.62%
Degree
West Midlands

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 92 (52.57%) SQL Server
2 82 (46.86%) .NET
3 73 (41.71%) SQL
4 67 (38.29%) C#
5 44 (25.14%) Microsoft
6 36 (20.57%) ASP.NET
7 33 (18.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 32 (18.29%) .NET Framework
9 31 (17.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 31 (17.71%) JavaScript
10 30 (17.14%) ITIL
11 27 (15.43%) C++
11 27 (15.43%) Computer Science
12 26 (14.86%) Software Engineering
12 26 (14.86%) MVC
13 25 (14.29%) HTML
14 24 (13.71%) Agile Software Development
15 23 (13.14%) Windows
16 22 (12.57%) Java
17 21 (12.00%) MS Excel
17 21 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
18 19 (10.86%) Mathematics
18 19 (10.86%) jQuery
18 19 (10.86%) OOP
19 18 (10.29%) PostgreSQL
19 18 (10.29%) Apache Cassandra
20 17 (9.71%) SQL Server 2005
20 17 (9.71%) XML
21 16 (9.14%) VB
21 16 (9.14%) VB.NET

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 11 (6.29%) IIS
2 2 (1.14%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (1.14%) Drupal
2 2 (1.14%) Umbraco
2 2 (1.14%) CMS
2 2 (1.14%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.57%) ColdFusion
3 1 (0.57%) GroupWise
3 1 (0.57%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.57%) SAS
3 1 (0.57%) Lync
Applications
1 21 (12.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.43%) TargetLink
2 6 (3.43%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (3.43%) Simulink
2 6 (3.43%) Stateflow
3 5 (2.86%) MS Office
3 5 (2.86%) Photoshop
4 3 (1.71%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (1.14%) InDesign
5 2 (1.14%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.57%) SPSS
6 1 (0.57%) MS Project
6 1 (0.57%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.57%) Stata
6 1 (0.57%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 4 (2.29%) Oracle Retail
1 4 (2.29%) Agresso
2 3 (1.71%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.57%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.57%) Office 365
1 1 (0.57%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.43%) LDAP
1 6 (3.43%) DNS
1 6 (3.43%) DHCP
2 4 (2.29%) Intranet
2 4 (2.29%) Internet
2 4 (2.29%) FTP
3 2 (1.14%) Modbus
3 2 (1.14%) Profibus
3 2 (1.14%) Bluetooth
3 2 (1.14%) HTTP
3 2 (1.14%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.57%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.57%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.57%) SAN
4 1 (0.57%) Broadband
4 1 (0.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (52.57%) SQL Server
2 33 (18.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 31 (17.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 21 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 18 (10.29%) PostgreSQL
5 18 (10.29%) Apache Cassandra
6 17 (9.71%) SQL Server 2005
7 13 (7.43%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (7.43%) DTS
8 12 (6.86%) OLAP
9 9 (5.14%) Relational Database
10 8 (4.57%) SQL Server 2000
11 6 (3.43%) NoSQL
11 6 (3.43%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (1.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 2 (1.14%) MS Access
14 1 (0.57%) MySQL
14 1 (0.57%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 12 (6.86%) Visual Studio
2 8 (4.57%) TeamCity
2 8 (4.57%) Git (software)
3 7 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (3.43%) Rational DOORS
4 6 (3.43%) Talend Open Studio
4 6 (3.43%) Oracle Forms
5 5 (2.86%) JIRA
6 2 (1.14%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (0.57%) Subversion
7 1 (0.57%) MorphX
General
1 11 (6.29%) Retail
2 10 (5.71%) Electronics
3 9 (5.14%) Finance
4 7 (4.00%) Marketing
5 6 (3.43%) Automotive
6 5 (2.86%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (2.86%) Manufacturing
6 5 (2.86%) Games
7 4 (2.29%) Advertising
8 2 (1.14%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.57%) Billing
9 1 (0.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 68 (38.86%) Developer
2 39 (22.29%) Analyst
3 29 (16.57%) Graduate
4 26 (14.86%) Junior
4 26 (14.86%) Software Engineer
5 24 (13.71%) .NET Developer
6 19 (10.86%) Programmer
7 18 (10.29%) DBA
8 16 (9.14%) .NET Programmer
8 16 (9.14%) SQL DBA
9 13 (7.43%) Tester
10 12 (6.86%) Agile .NET Developer
10 12 (6.86%) .NET Software Engineer
10 12 (6.86%) ASP.NET Developer
11 11 (6.29%) Software Developer
11 11 (6.29%) Junior Developer
11 11 (6.29%) SQL Server DBA
11 11 (6.29%) Graduate Developer
12 10 (5.71%) MI Analyst
13 9 (5.14%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (46.86%) .NET
2 36 (20.57%) ASP.NET
3 32 (18.29%) .NET Framework
4 25 (14.29%) HTML
5 19 (10.86%) jQuery
6 17 (9.71%) XML
7 15 (8.57%) CSS
8 13 (7.43%) SOAP
9 11 (6.29%) Ajax
9 11 (6.29%) WCF
10 9 (5.14%) Web Services
10 9 (5.14%) REST
11 8 (4.57%) CSS3
11 8 (4.57%) Symfony
12 7 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 5 (2.86%) XSLT
13 5 (2.86%) XHTML
13 5 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC
13 5 (2.86%) HTML5
14 4 (2.29%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 27 (15.43%) Computer Science
2 19 (10.86%) Mathematics
3 10 (5.71%) SCADA
3 10 (5.71%) N-Tier
4 6 (3.43%) Embedded Systems
4 6 (3.43%) Replication
4 6 (3.43%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.29%) Data Integration
6 3 (1.71%) Statistics
6 3 (1.71%) Open Source
7 2 (1.14%) Social Media
7 2 (1.14%) Graphic Design
7 2 (1.14%) Smart Meter
7 2 (1.14%) Economics
7 2 (1.14%) Firmware
8 1 (0.57%) W3C
8 1 (0.57%) CLARiiON
8 1 (0.57%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.57%) Physics
8 1 (0.57%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 23 (13.14%) Windows
2 16 (9.14%) UNIX
3 10 (5.71%) Linux
4 6 (3.43%) Debian
4 6 (3.43%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.57%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.57%) Mac OS X Server
5 1 (0.57%) Android
5 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (17.14%) ITIL
2 26 (14.86%) Software Engineering
2 26 (14.86%) MVC
3 24 (13.71%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (10.86%) OOP
5 15 (8.57%) TDD
5 15 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (8.57%) Data Architecture
6 14 (8.00%) OO
7 13 (7.43%) Web Development
7 13 (7.43%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (6.86%) SOA
9 11 (6.29%) ETL
9 11 (6.29%) E-Commerce
9 11 (6.29%) Change Management
9 11 (6.29%) Disaster Recovery
9 11 (6.29%) Database Security
9 11 (6.29%) Security Testing
10 8 (4.57%) SEO
10 8 (4.57%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 73 (41.71%) SQL
2 67 (38.29%) C#
3 31 (17.71%) JavaScript
4 27 (15.43%) C++
5 22 (12.57%) Java
6 16 (9.14%) VB
6 16 (9.14%) VB.NET
7 15 (8.57%) PHP
8 14 (8.00%) C
9 6 (3.43%) PowerShell
9 6 (3.43%) T-SQL
9 6 (3.43%) Assembly Language
10 5 (2.86%) COBOL
11 4 (2.29%) VB6
12 3 (1.71%) F#
12 3 (1.71%) Haskell
12 3 (1.71%) Erlang
12 3 (1.71%) Scala
13 2 (1.14%) PL/SQL
13 2 (1.14%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 12 (6.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (6.29%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (4.00%) MCSD
3 7 (4.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 5 (2.86%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.14%) ISEB
6 1 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.71%) QA
2 1 (0.57%) ISO 14001
2 1 (0.57%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (4.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.57%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (4.00%) WSUS
2 4 (2.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.57%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (0.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 44 (25.14%) Microsoft
2 13 (7.43%) Oracle
3 6 (3.43%) Talend
3 6 (3.43%) MKS
3 6 (3.43%) MathWorks
4 5 (2.86%) AccuRev
5 4 (2.29%) ATG
5 4 (2.29%) Kronos
5 4 (2.29%) Business Objects
5 4 (2.29%) Siemens
5 4 (2.29%) Adobe
6 3 (1.71%) Google
7 2 (1.14%) Allen-Bradley
7 2 (1.14%) Telerik
8 1 (0.57%) Citrix
8 1 (0.57%) EMC
8 1 (0.57%) Apple
8 1 (0.57%) NetApp
8 1 (0.57%) Novell
8 1 (0.57%) Cognos
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: Competitive Market Package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Stone, Staffordshire
Connectus
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cannock, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 to 40,000 + Bonus (upto 17.5%)
Posted: 2 days ago
Staffordshire
Online Media Experts - New Look
Posted: 5 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-45,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + Car + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus +Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + Bens + Bonus + FE Car
Posted: 6 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Advantage XPO
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Staffordshire
DP Connect
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + pension
Posted: 9 days ago
Staffordshire
DP Connect
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 15 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + Bonus +Bens
Posted: 15 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
GE
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 15 days ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
CCity IT
Posted: 21 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £44000 per annum + + Bens
Posted: 22 days ago