The table below looks at the statistics 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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 13 11 9
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Permanent jobs citing Degree 98 75 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 13.44% 11.92% 18.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 62.42% 50.34% 62.67%
Number of salaries quoted 78 62 58
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,350 £18,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,575 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.86% -
Degree
West Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
157 149 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 21.54% 23.69% 29.76%
Number of salaries quoted 130 132 108
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,200 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 +1 23 £27,500 +10.00% 5
Stafford +1 19 £30,000 +46.34% 3
Cannock +8 18 £35,000 -17.15%
Lichfield 0 11 £37,500 - 2
Burton-upon-Trent +1 8 £50,000 +87.79% 1
Tamworth -4 4 £19,500 -2.50% 1
Degree
West Midlands

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 96 (47.76%) SQL
2 81 (40.30%) SQL Server
3 73 (36.32%) .NET
4 71 (35.32%) C#
5 51 (25.37%) Microsoft
6 41 (20.40%) C++
6 41 (20.40%) Software Engineering
7 37 (18.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 35 (17.41%) Agile Software Development
9 34 (16.92%) ASP.NET
10 33 (16.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 32 (15.92%) Electronics
11 32 (15.92%) Analytical Skills
12 31 (15.42%) SQL Server 2008
12 31 (15.42%) MS Excel
13 29 (14.43%) ITIL
13 29 (14.43%) Computer Science
14 28 (13.93%) Mathematics
15 26 (12.94%) .NET Framework
16 25 (12.44%) C
16 25 (12.44%) UNIX
17 24 (11.94%) JavaScript
18 23 (11.44%) Visual Studio
18 23 (11.44%) MVC
19 22 (10.95%) SQL Server 2005
20 21 (10.45%) HTML
21 20 (9.95%) Simulink
21 20 (9.95%) Data Analysis
21 20 (9.95%) Embedded Systems
22 19 (9.45%) Windows

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 10 (4.98%) IIS
2 4 (1.99%) SAS
3 2 (1.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.00%) CMS
3 2 (1.00%) Umbraco
3 2 (1.00%) Drupal
3 2 (1.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.50%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 31 (15.42%) MS Excel
2 20 (9.95%) Simulink
3 12 (5.97%) Stateflow
3 12 (5.97%) MS PowerPoint
3 12 (5.97%) TargetLink
4 9 (4.48%) MS Office
5 5 (2.49%) Adobe Illustrator
5 5 (2.49%) Photoshop
6 2 (1.00%) InDesign
7 1 (0.50%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.50%) Stata
7 1 (0.50%) SPSS
7 1 (0.50%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.50%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.50%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (2.99%) Oracle Retail
2 5 (2.49%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (1.99%) Agresso
4 1 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.50%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.50%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.98%) Bluetooth
1 8 (3.98%) Internet
2 6 (2.99%) FTP
3 4 (1.99%) LDAP
3 4 (1.99%) DHCP
3 4 (1.99%) DNS
4 3 (1.49%) Intranet
5 2 (1.00%) LAN
5 2 (1.00%) WLAN
5 2 (1.00%) WAN
5 2 (1.00%) Firewall
5 2 (1.00%) VPN
5 2 (1.00%) DMZ
5 2 (1.00%) VLAN
5 2 (1.00%) Network Security
6 1 (0.50%) Modbus
6 1 (0.50%) Profibus
6 1 (0.50%) HTTP
6 1 (0.50%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (40.30%) SQL Server
2 37 (18.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 33 (16.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 31 (15.42%) SQL Server 2008
5 22 (10.95%) SQL Server 2005
6 12 (5.97%) PostgreSQL
6 12 (5.97%) Apache Cassandra
7 11 (5.47%) SQL Server 2000
8 10 (4.98%) SQL Server 2012
9 9 (4.48%) OLAP
10 8 (3.98%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (3.98%) Relational Database
11 6 (2.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (2.49%) NoSQL
12 5 (2.49%) DTS
13 3 (1.49%) Base SAS
14 1 (0.50%) RDBMS
14 1 (0.50%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 23 (11.44%) Visual Studio
2 12 (5.97%) Rational DOORS
3 9 (4.48%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (3.98%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (1.99%) Subversion
5 4 (1.99%) JIRA
5 4 (1.99%) Talend Open Studio
6 3 (1.49%) Phing
6 3 (1.49%) Ant
7 1 (0.50%) MorphX
General
1 32 (15.92%) Electronics
2 13 (6.47%) Automotive
3 12 (5.97%) Retail
4 9 (4.48%) Marketing
4 9 (4.48%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (2.99%) Finance
6 4 (1.99%) Advertising
7 3 (1.49%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.00%) Games
9 1 (0.50%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.50%) Legal
9 1 (0.50%) Billing
Job Titles
1 68 (33.83%) Analyst
2 64 (31.84%) Developer
3 33 (16.42%) Software Engineer
4 23 (11.44%) Tester
5 22 (10.95%) .NET Developer
6 21 (10.45%) Junior
7 20 (9.95%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 18 (8.96%) Graduate
9 14 (6.97%) Senior Developer
9 14 (6.97%) Programmer
10 12 (5.97%) Software Developer
10 12 (5.97%) C# Developer
10 12 (5.97%) .NET Programmer
10 12 (5.97%) MI Analyst
11 11 (5.47%) C# .NET Developer
11 11 (5.47%) Systems Engineer
11 11 (5.47%) Web Developer
12 10 (4.98%) Test Analyst
12 10 (4.98%) Software Tester
12 10 (4.98%) Electronics Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (36.32%) .NET
2 34 (16.92%) ASP.NET
3 26 (12.94%) .NET Framework
4 21 (10.45%) HTML
5 17 (8.46%) CSS
6 15 (7.46%) jQuery
7 14 (6.97%) WCF
8 11 (5.47%) Ajax
8 11 (5.47%) XML
9 10 (4.98%) Web Services
10 9 (4.48%) CSS3
11 5 (2.49%) Middleware
12 4 (1.99%) XHTML
12 4 (1.99%) XSLT
12 4 (1.99%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 4 (1.99%) HTML5
12 4 (1.99%) REST
12 4 (1.99%) ASP.NET MVC
13 3 (1.49%) Backbone.js
13 3 (1.49%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 32 (15.92%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (14.43%) Computer Science
3 28 (13.93%) Mathematics
4 20 (9.95%) Embedded Systems
5 10 (4.98%) N-Tier
6 9 (4.48%) Algorithms
7 8 (3.98%) Management Information System
7 8 (3.98%) SCADA
8 6 (2.99%) Open Source
9 5 (2.49%) VHDL
9 5 (2.49%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 4 (1.99%) Replication
10 4 (1.99%) Data Integration
11 3 (1.49%) Social Media
12 2 (1.00%) Statistics
12 2 (1.00%) Economics
12 2 (1.00%) Physics
12 2 (1.00%) Smart Meter
13 1 (0.50%) Digital Media
13 1 (0.50%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 25 (12.44%) UNIX
2 19 (9.45%) Windows
3 9 (4.48%) Linux
4 4 (1.99%) Ubuntu
4 4 (1.99%) Debian
5 2 (1.00%) Android
6 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.50%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (20.40%) Software Engineering
2 35 (17.41%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (14.43%) ITIL
4 23 (11.44%) MVC
5 20 (9.95%) Data Analysis
6 16 (7.96%) SOA
6 16 (7.96%) Web Development
7 15 (7.46%) OO
8 14 (6.97%) Data Management
9 13 (6.47%) Requirements Management
9 13 (6.47%) Validation
9 13 (6.47%) UML
9 13 (6.47%) E-Commerce
10 12 (5.97%) Project Management
10 12 (5.97%) Configuration Management
10 12 (5.97%) Yourdon
10 12 (5.97%) TDD
11 11 (5.47%) Security Testing
11 11 (5.47%) Business Analysis
12 10 (4.98%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 96 (47.76%) SQL
2 71 (35.32%) C#
3 41 (20.40%) C++
4 25 (12.44%) C
5 24 (11.94%) JavaScript
6 18 (8.96%) VB.NET
7 14 (6.97%) VB
8 12 (5.97%) Assembly Language
9 11 (5.47%) Java
10 9 (4.48%) MATLAB
10 9 (4.48%) PHP
11 6 (2.99%) COBOL
11 6 (2.99%) T-SQL
12 5 (2.49%) Scala
12 5 (2.49%) F#
12 5 (2.49%) Haskell
12 5 (2.49%) Erlang
13 4 (1.99%) PowerShell
14 3 (1.49%) VB6
14 3 (1.49%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 17 (8.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (7.46%) ISEB
3 9 (4.48%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 9 (4.48%) MCSD
4 8 (3.98%) Chartered Engineer
5 7 (3.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (1.99%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (1.99%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.00%) MCSE
7 2 (1.00%) CCIE
7 2 (1.00%) CCNP
7 2 (1.00%) CCNA
7 2 (1.00%) CISSP
7 2 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.98%) QA
2 2 (1.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (1.99%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (2.99%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (1.99%) WSUS
2 4 (1.99%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 51 (25.37%) Microsoft
2 15 (7.46%) Oracle
3 12 (5.97%) MathWorks
3 12 (5.97%) MKS
4 6 (2.99%) Adobe
4 6 (2.99%) Kronos
4 6 (2.99%) ATG
5 4 (1.99%) Business Objects
5 4 (1.99%) Talend
5 4 (1.99%) AccuRev
6 3 (1.49%) Google
7 2 (1.00%) Cisco
7 2 (1.00%) Siemens
8 1 (0.50%) Allen-Bradley
8 1 (0.50%) Tableau
8 1 (0.50%) Telerik
8 1 (0.50%) Omniture
8 1 (0.50%) DoubleClick
8 1 (0.50%) Apple
8 1 (0.50%) Cognos
Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £23000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Based on Exp+ Bonus, Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus +Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + Bens + Bonus + FE Car
Posted: Yesterday
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Advantage XPO
Posted: 5 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Advantage XPO
Posted: 6 days ago
Rugeley
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Based on Exp+ Bonus, Bens
Posted: 22 days ago
Staffordshire
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago