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

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 14 15 10
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Permanent jobs citing Degree 96 73 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 13.20% 11.91% 18.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 62.34% 49.66% 60.53%
Number of salaries quoted 78 59 57
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 £18,450 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £58,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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
154 147 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 21.18% 23.98% 30.10%
Number of salaries quoted 129 129 112
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 £19,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 23 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 23 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% 2
Cannock +6 17 £35,000 -17.15%
Lichfield 0 12 £37,500 - 2
Burton-upon-Trent +3 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 23 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 93 (47.45%) SQL
2 77 (39.29%) SQL Server
3 71 (36.22%) .NET
3 71 (36.22%) C#
4 52 (26.53%) Microsoft
5 42 (21.43%) C++
6 41 (20.92%) Software Engineering
7 35 (17.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 34 (17.35%) Agile Software Development
9 33 (16.84%) Electronics
9 33 (16.84%) ASP.NET
10 32 (16.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 31 (15.82%) MS Excel
11 31 (15.82%) Analytical Skills
12 30 (15.31%) SQL Server 2008
13 29 (14.80%) Computer Science
13 29 (14.80%) ITIL
14 26 (13.27%) C
14 26 (13.27%) Mathematics
14 26 (13.27%) .NET Framework
15 24 (12.24%) UNIX
16 23 (11.73%) JavaScript
16 23 (11.73%) Visual Studio
17 22 (11.22%) MVC
18 21 (10.71%) Simulink
18 21 (10.71%) HTML
18 21 (10.71%) Embedded Systems
19 20 (10.20%) SQL Server 2005
19 20 (10.20%) Data Analysis
20 18 (9.18%) VB.NET

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 9 (4.59%) IIS
2 4 (2.04%) SAS
3 2 (1.02%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (1.02%) Drupal
3 2 (1.02%) Umbraco
3 2 (1.02%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.02%) CMS
4 1 (0.51%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 31 (15.82%) MS Excel
2 21 (10.71%) Simulink
3 13 (6.63%) TargetLink
3 13 (6.63%) MS PowerPoint
3 13 (6.63%) Stateflow
4 9 (4.59%) MS Office
5 5 (2.55%) Adobe Illustrator
5 5 (2.55%) Photoshop
6 2 (1.02%) InDesign
7 1 (0.51%) Stata
7 1 (0.51%) SPSS
7 1 (0.51%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.51%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.51%) MS Project
7 1 (0.51%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 6 (3.06%) Oracle Retail
2 5 (2.55%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (2.04%) Agresso
4 1 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.51%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.51%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.08%) Bluetooth
1 8 (4.08%) Internet
2 6 (3.06%) FTP
3 3 (1.53%) DNS
3 3 (1.53%) Intranet
3 3 (1.53%) DHCP
3 3 (1.53%) LDAP
4 2 (1.02%) Network Security
4 2 (1.02%) LAN
4 2 (1.02%) WLAN
4 2 (1.02%) WAN
4 2 (1.02%) Firewall
4 2 (1.02%) VPN
4 2 (1.02%) DMZ
4 2 (1.02%) VLAN
5 1 (0.51%) HTTP
5 1 (0.51%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.51%) Modbus
5 1 (0.51%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (39.29%) SQL Server
2 35 (17.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 32 (16.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 30 (15.31%) SQL Server 2008
5 20 (10.20%) SQL Server 2005
6 10 (5.10%) Apache Cassandra
6 10 (5.10%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (5.10%) SQL Server 2000
6 10 (5.10%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (4.59%) OLAP
8 8 (4.08%) Relational Database
8 8 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (3.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (2.55%) DTS
11 4 (2.04%) NoSQL
12 3 (1.53%) Base SAS
13 1 (0.51%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.51%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 23 (11.73%) Visual Studio
2 13 (6.63%) Rational DOORS
3 9 (4.59%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (4.08%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (2.04%) JIRA
5 4 (2.04%) Subversion
6 3 (1.53%) Ant
6 3 (1.53%) Talend Open Studio
6 3 (1.53%) Phing
7 1 (0.51%) MorphX
General
1 33 (16.84%) Electronics
2 14 (7.14%) Automotive
3 12 (6.12%) Retail
4 9 (4.59%) Marketing
5 8 (4.08%) Pharmaceutical
6 6 (3.06%) Finance
7 4 (2.04%) Advertising
8 3 (1.53%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.02%) Games
10 1 (0.51%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.51%) Legal
10 1 (0.51%) Billing
Job Titles
1 66 (33.67%) Analyst
2 62 (31.63%) Developer
3 33 (16.84%) Software Engineer
4 22 (11.22%) Tester
5 21 (10.71%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 21 (10.71%) .NET Developer
6 20 (10.20%) Junior
7 16 (8.16%) Graduate
8 14 (7.14%) Senior Developer
9 13 (6.63%) Programmer
10 12 (6.12%) C# Developer
11 11 (5.61%) Systems Engineer
11 11 (5.61%) MI Analyst
11 11 (5.61%) .NET Programmer
11 11 (5.61%) Software Developer
11 11 (5.61%) Web Developer
11 11 (5.61%) C# .NET Developer
12 10 (5.10%) Junior Analyst
12 10 (5.10%) Test Analyst
12 10 (5.10%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (36.22%) .NET
2 33 (16.84%) ASP.NET
3 26 (13.27%) .NET Framework
4 21 (10.71%) HTML
5 17 (8.67%) CSS
6 15 (7.65%) jQuery
7 14 (7.14%) WCF
8 11 (5.61%) Ajax
8 11 (5.61%) XML
9 10 (5.10%) Web Services
10 9 (4.59%) CSS3
11 5 (2.55%) Middleware
12 4 (2.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 4 (2.04%) REST
12 4 (2.04%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (2.04%) HTML5
12 4 (2.04%) XHTML
12 4 (2.04%) XSLT
13 3 (1.53%) WinForms
13 3 (1.53%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 31 (15.82%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (14.80%) Computer Science
3 26 (13.27%) Mathematics
4 21 (10.71%) Embedded Systems
5 10 (5.10%) N-Tier
6 9 (4.59%) Algorithms
7 8 (4.08%) SCADA
7 8 (4.08%) Management Information System
8 6 (3.06%) Open Source
9 5 (2.55%) VHDL
9 5 (2.55%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 4 (2.04%) Data Integration
11 3 (1.53%) Replication
11 3 (1.53%) Social Media
12 2 (1.02%) Physics
12 2 (1.02%) Smart Meter
12 2 (1.02%) Economics
12 2 (1.02%) Statistics
13 1 (0.51%) Data Extraction
13 1 (0.51%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 24 (12.24%) UNIX
2 18 (9.18%) Windows
3 8 (4.08%) Linux
4 3 (1.53%) Debian
4 3 (1.53%) Ubuntu
5 2 (1.02%) Android
6 1 (0.51%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (20.92%) Software Engineering
2 34 (17.35%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (14.80%) ITIL
4 22 (11.22%) MVC
5 20 (10.20%) Data Analysis
6 16 (8.16%) SOA
6 16 (8.16%) Web Development
7 14 (7.14%) OO
7 14 (7.14%) UML
7 14 (7.14%) Validation
7 14 (7.14%) Requirements Management
8 13 (6.63%) Yourdon
8 13 (6.63%) Data Management
8 13 (6.63%) E-Commerce
8 13 (6.63%) Configuration Management
9 12 (6.12%) Project Management
9 12 (6.12%) TDD
10 10 (5.10%) Security Testing
10 10 (5.10%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (5.10%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 93 (47.45%) SQL
2 71 (36.22%) C#
3 42 (21.43%) C++
4 26 (13.27%) C
5 23 (11.73%) JavaScript
6 18 (9.18%) VB.NET
7 14 (7.14%) VB
8 13 (6.63%) Assembly Language
9 11 (5.61%) Java
10 9 (4.59%) MATLAB
10 9 (4.59%) PHP
11 6 (3.06%) T-SQL
12 5 (2.55%) COBOL
12 5 (2.55%) Haskell
12 5 (2.55%) Erlang
12 5 (2.55%) F#
12 5 (2.55%) Scala
13 3 (1.53%) VB6
13 3 (1.53%) Embedded C
13 3 (1.53%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (8.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (7.65%) ISEB
3 9 (4.59%) MCSD
3 9 (4.59%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 8 (4.08%) Chartered Engineer
5 7 (3.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (2.04%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.02%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.02%) MCSE
7 2 (1.02%) CCIE
7 2 (1.02%) CCNP
7 2 (1.02%) CCNA
7 2 (1.02%) CISSP
7 2 (1.02%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.08%) QA
2 2 (1.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (1.53%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.02%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (3.06%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (2.04%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (1.53%) WSUS
Vendors
1 52 (26.53%) Microsoft
2 15 (7.65%) Oracle
3 13 (6.63%) MKS
3 13 (6.63%) MathWorks
4 6 (3.06%) Adobe
4 6 (3.06%) Kronos
4 6 (3.06%) ATG
5 4 (2.04%) AccuRev
5 4 (2.04%) Business Objects
6 3 (1.53%) Google
6 3 (1.53%) Talend
7 2 (1.02%) Cisco
7 2 (1.02%) Siemens
8 1 (0.51%) Omniture
8 1 (0.51%) DoubleClick
8 1 (0.51%) Telerik
8 1 (0.51%) Apple
8 1 (0.51%) Cognos
8 1 (0.51%) Allen-Bradley
8 1 (0.51%) Tableau
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Posted: 1 hour ago
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Erin Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Based on Exp+ Bonus, Bens
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus +Bens
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + Bens + Bonus + FE Car
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Rugeley
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Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum
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