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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 11 11 10
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing Degree 106 97 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 14.58% 15.11% 17.55%
As % of the Qualifications category 68.39% 56.73% 61.43%
Number of salaries quoted 86 83 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 £21,500 £20,000 £21,350
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £59,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
155 171 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 21.32% 26.64% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 129 156 105
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 0 28 £30,000 +30.43% 7
Cannock +7 20 £35,000 -9.09% 1
Lichfield 0 16 £37,500 +7.14% 3
Stafford -1 16 £32,500 +58.53% 3
Burton-upon-Trent -4 6 £50,000 +173.97% 4
Tamworth -7 3 £19,500 -27.77% 1
Rugeley -3 1 £30,000 -
Degree
West Midlands

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 90 (43.69%) SQL
1 90 (43.69%) SQL Server
2 84 (40.78%) .NET
3 77 (37.38%) C#
4 51 (24.76%) Microsoft
5 42 (20.39%) C++
6 41 (19.90%) Software Engineering
7 38 (18.45%) Agile Software Development
8 37 (17.96%) ASP.NET
9 35 (16.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 32 (15.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 32 (15.53%) .NET Framework
11 31 (15.05%) ITIL
12 30 (14.56%) Analytical Skills
13 29 (14.08%) Mathematics
13 29 (14.08%) SQL Server 2008
14 28 (13.59%) Electronics
15 27 (13.11%) Computer Science
16 26 (12.62%) MVC
16 26 (12.62%) MS Excel
16 26 (12.62%) JavaScript
17 25 (12.14%) C
17 25 (12.14%) UNIX
18 22 (10.68%) HTML
18 22 (10.68%) SQL Server 2005
19 21 (10.19%) Visual Studio
19 21 (10.19%) Windows
20 20 (9.71%) VB.NET
20 20 (9.71%) jQuery
21 18 (8.74%) Microsoft Certification

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 12 (5.83%) IIS
2 3 (1.46%) SAS
3 2 (0.97%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.97%) CMS
3 2 (0.97%) Drupal
3 2 (0.97%) Umbraco
3 2 (0.97%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.49%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 26 (12.62%) MS Excel
2 17 (8.25%) Simulink
3 11 (5.34%) Stateflow
3 11 (5.34%) MS PowerPoint
3 11 (5.34%) TargetLink
4 7 (3.40%) MS Office
5 4 (1.94%) Photoshop
5 4 (1.94%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.97%) InDesign
6 2 (0.97%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.49%) Stata
7 1 (0.49%) MS Project
7 1 (0.49%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.49%) SPSS
7 1 (0.49%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 6 (2.91%) Oracle Retail
2 5 (2.43%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (1.94%) Agresso
4 1 (0.49%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.49%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.88%) Bluetooth
1 8 (3.88%) Internet
2 6 (2.91%) LDAP
2 6 (2.91%) DNS
2 6 (2.91%) DHCP
2 6 (2.91%) FTP
3 3 (1.46%) Intranet
4 2 (0.97%) Ethernet
4 2 (0.97%) LAN
4 2 (0.97%) WLAN
4 2 (0.97%) WAN
4 2 (0.97%) DMZ
4 2 (0.97%) VPN
4 2 (0.97%) Firewall
4 2 (0.97%) VLAN
4 2 (0.97%) Network Security
4 2 (0.97%) Modbus
4 2 (0.97%) Profibus
5 1 (0.49%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (43.69%) SQL Server
2 35 (16.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 32 (15.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 29 (14.08%) SQL Server 2008
5 22 (10.68%) SQL Server 2005
6 16 (7.77%) Apache Cassandra
6 16 (7.77%) PostgreSQL
7 11 (5.34%) SQL Server 2012
7 11 (5.34%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (4.85%) OLAP
8 10 (4.85%) SQL Server 2000
9 8 (3.88%) DTS
9 8 (3.88%) Relational Database
10 7 (3.40%) NoSQL
11 3 (1.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (0.97%) Base SAS
13 1 (0.49%) Data Mining
13 1 (0.49%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.49%) MySQL
13 1 (0.49%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 21 (10.19%) Visual Studio
2 11 (5.34%) Rational DOORS
3 9 (4.37%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (3.88%) Oracle Forms
5 6 (2.91%) Talend Open Studio
6 5 (2.43%) TeamCity
6 5 (2.43%) Git (software)
6 5 (2.43%) JIRA
7 3 (1.46%) Subversion
8 2 (0.97%) Ant
8 2 (0.97%) Phing
9 1 (0.49%) MorphX
General
1 28 (13.59%) Electronics
2 13 (6.31%) Retail
3 12 (5.83%) Automotive
4 8 (3.88%) Marketing
5 6 (2.91%) Finance
6 5 (2.43%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (1.94%) Advertising
8 3 (1.46%) Games
9 2 (0.97%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.49%) Billing
10 1 (0.49%) Legal
10 1 (0.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 73 (35.44%) Developer
2 60 (29.13%) Analyst
3 35 (16.99%) Software Engineer
4 25 (12.14%) Junior
4 25 (12.14%) Graduate
5 24 (11.65%) .NET Developer
6 19 (9.22%) Tester
6 19 (9.22%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 17 (8.25%) Programmer
8 15 (7.28%) Software Developer
9 14 (6.80%) DBA
9 14 (6.80%) SQL DBA
9 14 (6.80%) .NET Programmer
10 13 (6.31%) Senior Developer
11 12 (5.83%) C# Developer
11 12 (5.83%) MI Analyst
12 11 (5.34%) C# .NET Developer
12 11 (5.34%) Analyst Developer
13 10 (4.85%) Web Developer
13 10 (4.85%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (40.78%) .NET
2 37 (17.96%) ASP.NET
3 32 (15.53%) .NET Framework
4 22 (10.68%) HTML
5 20 (9.71%) jQuery
6 16 (7.77%) CSS
7 14 (6.80%) WCF
8 13 (6.31%) XML
9 12 (5.83%) Ajax
10 10 (4.85%) Web Services
10 10 (4.85%) CSS3
11 8 (3.88%) REST
12 7 (3.40%) SOAP
13 5 (2.43%) XSLT
13 5 (2.43%) XHTML
13 5 (2.43%) Middleware
13 5 (2.43%) Symfony
13 5 (2.43%) ASP.NET MVC
13 5 (2.43%) HTML5
13 5 (2.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 30 (14.56%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (14.08%) Mathematics
3 27 (13.11%) Computer Science
4 17 (8.25%) Embedded Systems
5 11 (5.34%) N-Tier
6 9 (4.37%) SCADA
7 7 (3.40%) Management Information System
8 6 (2.91%) Replication
8 6 (2.91%) Open Source
9 4 (1.94%) Data Integration
10 3 (1.46%) Physics
10 3 (1.46%) VHDL
10 3 (1.46%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 3 (1.46%) Social Media
11 2 (0.97%) Statistics
11 2 (0.97%) Firmware
11 2 (0.97%) Economics
11 2 (0.97%) Smart Meter
12 1 (0.49%) RIA
12 1 (0.49%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 25 (12.14%) UNIX
2 21 (10.19%) Windows
3 11 (5.34%) Linux
4 6 (2.91%) Debian
4 6 (2.91%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.49%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.49%) Android
5 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (19.90%) Software Engineering
2 38 (18.45%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (15.05%) ITIL
4 26 (12.62%) MVC
5 17 (8.25%) Web Development
6 16 (7.77%) TDD
6 16 (7.77%) OO
6 16 (7.77%) SOA
7 15 (7.28%) Data Analysis
8 13 (6.31%) Business Analysis
8 13 (6.31%) E-Commerce
8 13 (6.31%) OOP
9 12 (5.83%) UML
9 12 (5.83%) Validation
9 12 (5.83%) Requirements Management
9 12 (5.83%) Data Management
9 12 (5.83%) Security Testing
10 11 (5.34%) Data Architecture
10 11 (5.34%) Yourdon
10 11 (5.34%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 90 (43.69%) SQL
2 77 (37.38%) C#
3 42 (20.39%) C++
4 26 (12.62%) JavaScript
5 25 (12.14%) C
6 20 (9.71%) VB.NET
7 18 (8.74%) Java
8 16 (7.77%) VB
9 14 (6.80%) PHP
10 11 (5.34%) Assembly Language
11 9 (4.37%) COBOL
12 7 (3.40%) MATLAB
13 6 (2.91%) T-SQL
13 6 (2.91%) PowerShell
14 5 (2.43%) F#
14 5 (2.43%) Scala
14 5 (2.43%) Haskell
14 5 (2.43%) Erlang
15 4 (1.94%) VB6
16 2 (0.97%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 18 (8.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (4.37%) MCSD
2 9 (4.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 7 (3.40%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (2.91%) Chartered Engineer
4 6 (2.91%) ISEB
5 5 (2.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (1.94%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.97%) MCSE
7 2 (0.97%) CCIE
7 2 (0.97%) CCNP
7 2 (0.97%) CCNA
7 2 (0.97%) CISSP
7 2 (0.97%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.94%) QA
2 2 (0.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (2.91%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (2.91%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 6 (2.91%) WSUS
2 2 (0.97%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 51 (24.76%) Microsoft
2 14 (6.80%) Oracle
3 11 (5.34%) MathWorks
3 11 (5.34%) MKS
4 6 (2.91%) ATG
4 6 (2.91%) Kronos
4 6 (2.91%) Talend
5 5 (2.43%) AccuRev
5 5 (2.43%) Adobe
6 4 (1.94%) Business Objects
7 3 (1.46%) Google
7 3 (1.46%) Siemens
8 2 (0.97%) Cisco
8 2 (0.97%) Allen-Bradley
9 1 (0.49%) Atmel
9 1 (0.49%) Tableau
9 1 (0.49%) Cognos
9 1 (0.49%) Omniture
9 1 (0.49%) DoubleClick
9 1 (0.49%) Apple
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £24k - 26k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Staffordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: To £25k + bns + pkg
Posted: 2 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: Circa £15k+
Posted: 2 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Advantage XPO
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Very Competitive+ Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus +Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus +Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-38,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-45,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Staffordshire
Aston Carter
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Burton upon Trent
Blue Town Online
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + Bens + Bonus + FE Car
Posted: 10 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum + bonus scheme
Posted: 11 days ago
Staffordshire
DP Connect
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 15 days ago
Staffordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago