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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 15 10 9
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Permanent jobs citing Degree 100 113 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 13.70% 17.33% 17.99%
As % of the Qualifications category 70.92% 57.07% 65.52%
Number of salaries quoted 78 94 79
Average salary £32,500 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,400 £21,800
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
141 198 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 19.32% 30.37% 27.46%
Number of salaries quoted 116 164 121
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 £21,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £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 24 July 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 24 July 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 -3 33 £21,500 -46.25% 6
Stafford -3 17 £32,500 -18.75% 7
Lichfield -4 16 £37,500 +15.38%
Cannock +17 15 £40,000 +57.24% 2
Rugeley -1 2 £30,000 -
Tamworth -5 2 £19,000 -29.62%
Degree
West Midlands

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 85 (50.60%) SQL Server
2 77 (45.83%) .NET
3 68 (40.48%) SQL
4 61 (36.31%) C#
5 40 (23.81%) Microsoft
6 35 (20.83%) ASP.NET
7 29 (17.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 28 (16.67%) JavaScript
8 28 (16.67%) .NET Framework
9 27 (16.07%) ITIL
9 27 (16.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 26 (15.48%) C++
10 26 (15.48%) Computer Science
11 24 (14.29%) HTML
11 24 (14.29%) Software Engineering
12 23 (13.69%) Agile Software Development
12 23 (13.69%) MVC
13 22 (13.10%) Windows
14 21 (12.50%) Java
15 19 (11.31%) OOP
15 19 (11.31%) MS Excel
16 18 (10.71%) Mathematics
16 18 (10.71%) jQuery
17 17 (10.12%) SQL Server 2008
17 17 (10.12%) Apache Cassandra
17 17 (10.12%) XML
17 17 (10.12%) PostgreSQL
18 16 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005
18 16 (9.52%) PHP
18 16 (9.52%) VB

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 (5.95%) IIS
2 3 (1.79%) CMS
2 3 (1.79%) Umbraco
3 2 (1.19%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (1.19%) Drupal
3 2 (1.19%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.60%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.60%) SAS
4 1 (0.60%) GroupWise
4 1 (0.60%) ColdFusion
4 1 (0.60%) Lync
Applications
1 19 (11.31%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.57%) Simulink
3 5 (2.98%) MS Office
3 5 (2.98%) Photoshop
3 5 (2.98%) Stateflow
3 5 (2.98%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (2.98%) TargetLink
4 3 (1.79%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (1.19%) InDesign
5 2 (1.19%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.60%) MS Project
6 1 (0.60%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.60%) SPSS
6 1 (0.60%) Stata
6 1 (0.60%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 4 (2.38%) Agresso
2 3 (1.79%) Oracle Retail
3 2 (1.19%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.60%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.60%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.60%) Office 365
1 1 (0.60%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.57%) DHCP
1 6 (3.57%) DNS
1 6 (3.57%) LDAP
2 4 (2.38%) Intranet
3 3 (1.79%) FTP
3 3 (1.79%) Internet
4 2 (1.19%) Modbus
4 2 (1.19%) Profibus
4 2 (1.19%) SAN
4 2 (1.19%) HTTP
4 2 (1.19%) Ethernet
4 2 (1.19%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.60%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.60%) Broadband
5 1 (0.60%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.60%) Wireless
5 1 (0.60%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (50.60%) SQL Server
2 29 (17.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 27 (16.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 17 (10.12%) SQL Server 2008
4 17 (10.12%) Apache Cassandra
4 17 (10.12%) PostgreSQL
5 16 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005
6 13 (7.74%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (7.74%) DTS
7 12 (7.14%) OLAP
8 9 (5.36%) Relational Database
9 7 (4.17%) SQL Server 2000
10 6 (3.57%) NoSQL
11 5 (2.98%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 2 (1.19%) MS Access
14 1 (0.60%) MySQL
14 1 (0.60%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 10 (5.95%) Visual Studio
2 8 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 8 (4.76%) TeamCity
3 6 (3.57%) Talend Open Studio
4 5 (2.98%) Oracle Forms
4 5 (2.98%) JIRA
4 5 (2.98%) Rational DOORS
4 5 (2.98%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.19%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (0.60%) Subversion
6 1 (0.60%) MorphX
General
1 10 (5.95%) Retail
1 10 (5.95%) Electronics
2 9 (5.36%) Finance
3 7 (4.17%) Marketing
4 5 (2.98%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (2.98%) Games
4 5 (2.98%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.98%) Automotive
5 4 (2.38%) Advertising
6 2 (1.19%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.60%) Legal
7 1 (0.60%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.60%) Billing
Job Titles
1 64 (38.10%) Developer
2 37 (22.02%) Analyst
3 29 (17.26%) Graduate
4 26 (15.48%) Junior
5 24 (14.29%) Software Engineer
6 21 (12.50%) .NET Developer
7 19 (11.31%) Programmer
8 18 (10.71%) DBA
9 16 (9.52%) SQL DBA
10 15 (8.93%) .NET Programmer
11 13 (7.74%) Tester
12 12 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
13 11 (6.55%) Software Developer
13 11 (6.55%) SQL Server DBA
13 11 (6.55%) Junior Developer
13 11 (6.55%) Graduate Developer
13 11 (6.55%) .NET Software Engineer
13 11 (6.55%) Agile .NET Developer
14 9 (5.36%) MI Analyst
14 9 (5.36%) ASP.NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (45.83%) .NET
2 35 (20.83%) ASP.NET
3 28 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 24 (14.29%) HTML
5 18 (10.71%) jQuery
6 17 (10.12%) XML
7 14 (8.33%) CSS
8 13 (7.74%) SOAP
9 10 (5.95%) Ajax
10 9 (5.36%) WCF
10 9 (5.36%) REST
11 8 (4.76%) Symfony
11 8 (4.76%) Web Services
12 7 (4.17%) CSS3
12 7 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 6 (3.57%) XSLT
14 5 (2.98%) XHTML
14 5 (2.98%) ASP.NET MVC
14 5 (2.98%) HTML5
15 4 (2.38%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 26 (15.48%) Computer Science
2 18 (10.71%) Mathematics
3 10 (5.95%) SCADA
4 8 (4.76%) N-Tier
5 6 (3.57%) Replication
6 5 (2.98%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.98%) Embedded Systems
7 3 (1.79%) Data Integration
7 3 (1.79%) Statistics
8 2 (1.19%) Social Media
8 2 (1.19%) Open Source
8 2 (1.19%) Smart Meter
8 2 (1.19%) Graphic Design
8 2 (1.19%) Economics
8 2 (1.19%) Firmware
9 1 (0.60%) ASIC
9 1 (0.60%) W3C
9 1 (0.60%) CLARiiON
9 1 (0.60%) VHDL
9 1 (0.60%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 22 (13.10%) Windows
2 15 (8.93%) UNIX
3 10 (5.95%) Linux
4 6 (3.57%) Ubuntu
4 6 (3.57%) Debian
5 1 (0.60%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.60%) Mac OS X Server
5 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.60%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (16.07%) ITIL
2 24 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 23 (13.69%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (13.69%) MVC
4 19 (11.31%) OOP
5 15 (8.93%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (8.33%) Data Architecture
7 13 (7.74%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (7.74%) Web Development
7 13 (7.74%) OO
7 13 (7.74%) TDD
8 11 (6.55%) E-Commerce
8 11 (6.55%) ETL
8 11 (6.55%) Change Management
8 11 (6.55%) Disaster Recovery
8 11 (6.55%) Security Testing
8 11 (6.55%) Database Security
9 10 (5.95%) SOA
10 8 (4.76%) Ethical Hacking
10 8 (4.76%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 68 (40.48%) SQL
2 61 (36.31%) C#
3 28 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 26 (15.48%) C++
5 21 (12.50%) Java
6 16 (9.52%) PHP
6 16 (9.52%) VB
7 15 (8.93%) VB.NET
8 13 (7.74%) C
9 6 (3.57%) PowerShell
10 5 (2.98%) COBOL
10 5 (2.98%) Assembly Language
11 4 (2.38%) VB6
11 4 (2.38%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.79%) F#
12 3 (1.79%) Haskell
12 3 (1.79%) Erlang
12 3 (1.79%) Scala
13 2 (1.19%) Embedded C
13 2 (1.19%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 11 (6.55%) Microsoft Certification
1 11 (6.55%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (3.57%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.98%) MCSD
3 5 (2.98%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (1.19%) ISEB
5 1 (0.60%) MCSE
5 1 (0.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.60%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.79%) QA
2 1 (0.60%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.60%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 7 (4.17%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.60%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (4.17%) WSUS
2 3 (1.79%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.60%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (0.60%) SCCM
Vendors
1 40 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 12 (7.14%) Oracle
3 6 (3.57%) Talend
4 5 (2.98%) MathWorks
4 5 (2.98%) MKS
4 5 (2.98%) AccuRev
5 4 (2.38%) Siemens
5 4 (2.38%) Adobe
5 4 (2.38%) Business Objects
6 3 (1.79%) ATG
6 3 (1.79%) Kronos
6 3 (1.79%) Google
7 2 (1.19%) Allen-Bradley
7 2 (1.19%) Telerik
7 2 (1.19%) VMware
7 2 (1.19%) NetApp
8 1 (0.60%) Cognos
8 1 (0.60%) Cisco
8 1 (0.60%) Citrix
8 1 (0.60%) EMC
Stafford, Staffordshire
Advantage XPO
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 to 40,000 + Bonus (upto 17.5%)
Posted: Yesterday
Stafford, Staffordshire
Advantage XPO
Posted: Yesterday
Stafford, Staffordshire
Advantage XPO
Posted: Yesterday
Stafford, Staffordshire
Advantage XPO
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
Online Media Experts - New Look
Posted: 2 days ago
Staffordshire
DP Connect
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Staffordshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Advantage XPO
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
Online Media Experts - New Look
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Purple Monkey
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + Car + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 7 days ago
Staffordshire
DP Connect
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 7 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + Bonus +Bens
Posted: 7 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
GE
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 8 days ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
CCity IT
Posted: 14 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £44000 per annum + + Bens
Posted: 14 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 22 days ago