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

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 16 12 9
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -3
Permanent jobs citing Degree 102 107 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 14.09% 16.14% 18.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 71.83% 57.84% 63.45%
Number of salaries quoted 80 95 68
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 £21,100 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £70,000 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £38,650 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.06% -
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
142 185 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 19.61% 27.90% 28.60%
Number of salaries quoted 115 164 113
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 £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +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 21 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 21 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 -7 24 £27,500 -31.25% 8
Cannock +11 23 £35,000 +3.13% 1
Lichfield -3 18 £37,500 +15.38%
Stafford +1 17 £32,500 +7.43% 5
Tamworth -7 2 £19,250 -28.70%
Burton-upon-Trent -13 2 £50,000 +48.14%
Rugeley -2 1 £30,000 -
Degree
West Midlands

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 21 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 90 (47.62%) SQL Server
2 85 (44.97%) SQL
3 83 (43.92%) .NET
4 74 (39.15%) C#
5 47 (24.87%) Microsoft
6 35 (18.52%) C++
6 35 (18.52%) ASP.NET
6 35 (18.52%) ITIL
7 33 (17.46%) .NET Framework
8 32 (16.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 31 (16.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 30 (15.87%) Software Engineering
11 28 (14.81%) JavaScript
11 28 (14.81%) Computer Science
12 24 (12.70%) HTML
12 24 (12.70%) Java
12 24 (12.70%) Agile Software Development
12 24 (12.70%) SQL Server 2008
13 23 (12.17%) MS Excel
13 23 (12.17%) MVC
13 23 (12.17%) Mathematics
14 22 (11.64%) UNIX
15 21 (11.11%) Windows
15 21 (11.11%) jQuery
16 18 (9.52%) C
16 18 (9.52%) VB.NET
17 17 (8.99%) VB
17 17 (8.99%) OOP
17 17 (8.99%) SQL Server 2005
17 17 (8.99%) Web Development

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 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 (5.82%) IIS
2 2 (1.06%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.06%) CMS
2 2 (1.06%) Drupal
2 2 (1.06%) Umbraco
2 2 (1.06%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.53%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.53%) SAS
3 1 (0.53%) ColdFusion
3 1 (0.53%) GroupWise
Applications
1 23 (12.17%) MS Excel
2 10 (5.29%) Simulink
3 8 (4.23%) Stateflow
3 8 (4.23%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (4.23%) TargetLink
4 4 (2.12%) MS Office
5 3 (1.59%) Photoshop
5 3 (1.59%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (1.06%) InDesign
6 2 (1.06%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.53%) Stata
7 1 (0.53%) MS Project
7 1 (0.53%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.53%) SPSS
7 1 (0.53%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 6 (3.17%) Oracle Retail
2 5 (2.65%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (2.12%) Agresso
4 1 (0.53%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.53%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.17%) LDAP
1 6 (3.17%) DHCP
1 6 (3.17%) FTP
1 6 (3.17%) DNS
1 6 (3.17%) Internet
2 4 (2.12%) Bluetooth
3 3 (1.59%) Intranet
4 2 (1.06%) LAN
4 2 (1.06%) WLAN
4 2 (1.06%) WAN
4 2 (1.06%) HTTP
4 2 (1.06%) Ethernet
4 2 (1.06%) Firewall
4 2 (1.06%) VLAN
4 2 (1.06%) Network Security
4 2 (1.06%) Modbus
4 2 (1.06%) Profibus
4 2 (1.06%) VPN
4 2 (1.06%) DMZ
5 1 (0.53%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (47.62%) SQL Server
2 32 (16.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 31 (16.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 24 (12.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 17 (8.99%) SQL Server 2005
6 16 (8.47%) Apache Cassandra
6 16 (8.47%) PostgreSQL
7 11 (5.82%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (5.29%) DTS
8 10 (5.29%) OLAP
8 10 (5.29%) Relational Database
9 8 (4.23%) SQL Server 2000
9 8 (4.23%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (3.70%) NoSQL
11 3 (1.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (1.06%) MS Access
13 1 (0.53%) MySQL
13 1 (0.53%) Data Mining
13 1 (0.53%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 16 (8.47%) Visual Studio
2 8 (4.23%) Oracle Forms
2 8 (4.23%) TeamCity
2 8 (4.23%) Git (software)
2 8 (4.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (4.23%) Rational DOORS
3 6 (3.17%) Talend Open Studio
4 5 (2.65%) JIRA
5 1 (0.53%) Subversion
5 1 (0.53%) MorphX
General
1 16 (8.47%) Electronics
2 13 (6.88%) Retail
3 8 (4.23%) Automotive
4 6 (3.17%) Finance
4 6 (3.17%) Marketing
5 5 (2.65%) Games
5 5 (2.65%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (2.12%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.12%) Advertising
7 2 (1.06%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.53%) Legal
8 1 (0.53%) Billing
Job Titles
1 71 (37.57%) Developer
2 49 (25.93%) Analyst
3 28 (14.81%) Graduate
3 28 (14.81%) Software Engineer
4 26 (13.76%) Junior
5 22 (11.64%) .NET Developer
6 17 (8.99%) Tester
6 17 (8.99%) Programmer
7 16 (8.47%) DBA
7 16 (8.47%) SQL DBA
8 14 (7.41%) .NET Programmer
9 13 (6.88%) Software Developer
10 12 (6.35%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 11 (5.82%) SQL Server DBA
11 11 (5.82%) Junior Developer
11 11 (5.82%) Graduate Developer
12 10 (5.29%) C# Developer
12 10 (5.29%) Senior Developer
12 10 (5.29%) .NET Software Engineer
12 10 (5.29%) MI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (43.92%) .NET
2 35 (18.52%) ASP.NET
3 33 (17.46%) .NET Framework
4 24 (12.70%) HTML
5 21 (11.11%) jQuery
6 16 (8.47%) XML
7 15 (7.94%) CSS
8 13 (6.88%) SOAP
9 12 (6.35%) WCF
9 12 (6.35%) Ajax
10 10 (5.29%) CSS3
10 10 (5.29%) Web Services
11 9 (4.76%) REST
12 8 (4.23%) Symfony
13 5 (2.65%) ASP.NET MVC
13 5 (2.65%) HTML5
13 5 (2.65%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 5 (2.65%) XSLT
13 5 (2.65%) XHTML
13 5 (2.65%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 28 (14.81%) Computer Science
2 23 (12.17%) Mathematics
3 10 (5.29%) N-Tier
3 10 (5.29%) Embedded Systems
3 10 (5.29%) SCADA
4 8 (4.23%) Management Information System
5 6 (3.17%) Replication
6 5 (2.65%) Open Source
7 4 (2.12%) Data Integration
8 3 (1.59%) Statistics
9 2 (1.06%) Firmware
9 2 (1.06%) Economics
9 2 (1.06%) Social Media
9 2 (1.06%) Smart Meter
10 1 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.53%) Arduino
10 1 (0.53%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.53%) New Media
10 1 (0.53%) RIA
10 1 (0.53%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 22 (11.64%) UNIX
2 21 (11.11%) Windows
3 12 (6.35%) Linux
4 6 (3.17%) Debian
4 6 (3.17%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.53%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.53%) Android
5 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.53%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (18.52%) ITIL
2 30 (15.87%) Software Engineering
3 24 (12.70%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (12.17%) MVC
5 17 (8.99%) OOP
5 17 (8.99%) Web Development
6 16 (8.47%) TDD
7 13 (6.88%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (6.88%) E-Commerce
7 13 (6.88%) SOA
7 13 (6.88%) Business Intelligence
7 13 (6.88%) Data Architecture
8 12 (6.35%) OO
8 12 (6.35%) Automated Testing
9 11 (5.82%) Security Testing
10 10 (5.29%) Business Analysis
11 9 (4.76%) Requirements Management
11 9 (4.76%) ETL
11 9 (4.76%) Validation
11 9 (4.76%) UML
Programming Languages
1 85 (44.97%) SQL
2 74 (39.15%) C#
3 35 (18.52%) C++
4 28 (14.81%) JavaScript
5 24 (12.70%) Java
6 18 (9.52%) C
6 18 (9.52%) VB.NET
7 17 (8.99%) VB
8 15 (7.94%) PHP
9 8 (4.23%) Assembly Language
10 7 (3.70%) COBOL
11 6 (3.17%) T-SQL
11 6 (3.17%) PowerShell
12 5 (2.65%) F#
12 5 (2.65%) Scala
12 5 (2.65%) Haskell
12 5 (2.65%) Erlang
13 4 (2.12%) VB6
14 2 (1.06%) MATLAB
14 2 (1.06%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 15 (7.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
3 8 (4.23%) MCSD
3 8 (4.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 6 (3.17%) ISEB
5 5 (2.65%) Security Cleared
6 4 (2.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (1.06%) CISSP
7 2 (1.06%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.06%) Chartered Engineer
7 2 (1.06%) MCSE
7 2 (1.06%) CCIE
7 2 (1.06%) CCNP
7 2 (1.06%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.65%) QA
2 2 (1.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (3.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (3.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 6 (3.17%) WSUS
2 2 (1.06%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.53%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 47 (24.87%) Microsoft
2 15 (7.94%) Oracle
3 8 (4.23%) MathWorks
3 8 (4.23%) MKS
4 6 (3.17%) ATG
4 6 (3.17%) Kronos
4 6 (3.17%) Talend
5 5 (2.65%) AccuRev
6 4 (2.12%) Siemens
6 4 (2.12%) Business Objects
6 4 (2.12%) Adobe
7 3 (1.59%) Google
8 2 (1.06%) Cisco
8 2 (1.06%) Allen-Bradley
9 1 (0.53%) Novell
9 1 (0.53%) Cognos
9 1 (0.53%) Telerik
9 1 (0.53%) Apple
9 1 (0.53%) Omniture
9 1 (0.53%) DoubleClick
Stafford, Staffordshire
Advantage XPO
Posted: 8 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-38,000
Posted: 11 hours ago
Staffordshire
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £17000 - £18000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £24k - 26k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-on-trent, Staffordshire
The SmartList
Salary: 28-30k
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
networx
Salary: £Competitive Salary
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus +Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Stafford, West Midlands
Networx Recruitment
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 13 days ago
Stafford, West Midlands
Networx Recruitment
Salary: £Competitive Salary
Posted: 13 days ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum + excellent benefits, bonus
Posted: 15 days ago
Stafford, West Midlands
Ctalk Limited
Salary: £30k - £50k depending on experience
Posted: 17 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + Car + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 17 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + Bens + Bonus + FE Car
Posted: 20 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus +Bens
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