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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 19 7 13
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +6
Permanent jobs citing Degree 66 102 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 11.32% 18.09% 12.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 55.93% 54.84% 49.65%
Number of salaries quoted 57 89 66
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £54,400 £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Qualifications Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
118 186 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 20.24% 32.98% 25.31%
Number of salaries quoted 104 161 123
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £25,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Burton-upon-Trent +4 17 £22,000 -37.14% 2
Stafford -6 16 £32,500 +30.00% 3
Stoke-on-Trent -16 16 £21,000 -58.41% 11
Cannock +7 8 £36,000 -6.49% 1
Lichfield -9 3 £38,000 +26.66% 1
Tamworth -5 2 £28,750 -4.16%
Rugeley - 2 £45,000 -
Burntwood - 1 £38,000 -
Degree
West Midlands

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 56 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 43 (34.13%) .NET
3 39 (30.95%) SQL
4 33 (26.19%) C#
5 31 (24.60%) MS Excel
6 30 (23.81%) JavaScript
7 25 (19.84%) HTML
7 25 (19.84%) Computer Science
8 24 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
8 24 (19.05%) Microsoft
9 23 (18.25%) Java
9 23 (18.25%) OOP
10 22 (17.46%) jQuery
11 21 (16.67%) SOAP
11 21 (16.67%) XML
12 20 (15.87%) ITIL
13 18 (14.29%) MS Office
13 18 (14.29%) ASP.NET
13 18 (14.29%) MVC
13 18 (14.29%) TeamCity
13 18 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 18 (14.29%) REST
14 16 (12.70%) C++
14 16 (12.70%) PHP
14 16 (12.70%) .NET Framework
15 15 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
15 15 (11.90%) TDD
16 13 (10.32%) Automated Testing
16 13 (10.32%) Git (software)
16 13 (10.32%) Symfony

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 2 (1.59%) Papyrus
1 2 (1.59%) IIS
1 2 (1.59%) MS Exchange
1 2 (1.59%) Lync
2 1 (0.79%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.79%) GroupWise
2 1 (0.79%) CMS
2 1 (0.79%) Umbraco
Applications
1 31 (24.60%) MS Excel
2 18 (14.29%) MS Office
3 5 (3.97%) Photoshop
4 3 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.59%) PrintSoft PReS
5 2 (1.59%) DOC1
5 2 (1.59%) Simulink
6 1 (0.79%) MS Project
6 1 (0.79%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.79%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Magento
1 1 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.59%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.38%) SAN
2 2 (1.59%) Wireless
2 2 (1.59%) Intranet
2 2 (1.59%) Internet
2 2 (1.59%) DNS
2 2 (1.59%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.79%) Modbus
3 1 (0.79%) Profibus
3 1 (0.79%) VPN
3 1 (0.79%) Broadband
3 1 (0.79%) LAN
3 1 (0.79%) WAN
3 1 (0.79%) DHCP
3 1 (0.79%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.79%) HTTP
3 1 (0.79%) LDAP
3 1 (0.79%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.79%) Firewall
3 1 (0.79%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (0.79%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 18 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (8.73%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (8.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (8.73%) Apache Cassandra
3 11 (8.73%) Relational Database
4 10 (7.94%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (7.94%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (6.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (6.35%) DTS
7 6 (4.76%) OLAP
8 4 (3.17%) MS Access
9 2 (1.59%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (1.59%) MySQL
10 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.79%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.79%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.79%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 18 (14.29%) TeamCity
2 13 (10.32%) Git (software)
3 7 (5.56%) Visual Studio
4 5 (3.97%) Moq
4 5 (3.97%) ReSharper
4 5 (3.97%) Selenium
4 5 (3.97%) NUnit
5 4 (3.17%) Dreamweaver
6 3 (2.38%) JIRA
7 1 (0.79%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 7 (5.56%) Finance
2 6 (4.76%) Marketing
3 5 (3.97%) Manufacturing
4 4 (3.17%) Games
5 3 (2.38%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.59%) Billing
6 2 (1.59%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.59%) Electronics
7 1 (0.79%) Back Office
7 1 (0.79%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.79%) Retail
7 1 (0.79%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 54 (42.86%) Developer
2 41 (32.54%) Graduate
3 37 (29.37%) Analyst
4 17 (13.49%) Graduate Developer
4 17 (13.49%) Junior
5 15 (11.90%) Junior Developer
5 15 (11.90%) DBA
6 13 (10.32%) PHP Developer
6 13 (10.32%) Junior PHP Developer
6 13 (10.32%) Graduate PHP Developer
7 12 (9.52%) SQL DBA
7 12 (9.52%) Business Analyst
8 11 (8.73%) .NET Developer
9 10 (7.94%) Project Analyst
10 8 (6.35%) Java Developer
11 7 (5.56%) Designer
11 7 (5.56%) Programmer
11 7 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
12 6 (4.76%) Web Designer
12 6 (4.76%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (34.13%) .NET
2 25 (19.84%) HTML
3 22 (17.46%) jQuery
4 21 (16.67%) SOAP
4 21 (16.67%) XML
5 18 (14.29%) ASP.NET
5 18 (14.29%) REST
6 16 (12.70%) .NET Framework
7 13 (10.32%) Symfony
8 11 (8.73%) CSS
9 8 (6.35%) JSF
9 8 (6.35%) JSP
9 8 (6.35%) J2EE
9 8 (6.35%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 5 (3.97%) WCF
11 5 (3.97%) NHibernate
11 5 (3.97%) Ajax
12 4 (3.17%) XSLT
12 4 (3.17%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (19.84%) Computer Science
2 10 (7.94%) Mathematics
3 7 (5.56%) Replication
4 5 (3.97%) Graphic Design
5 4 (3.17%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.38%) N-Tier
6 3 (2.38%) Statistics
7 2 (1.59%) SCADA
7 2 (1.59%) Economics
7 2 (1.59%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 2 (1.59%) CLARiiON
7 2 (1.59%) VHDL
7 2 (1.59%) ASIC
8 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.79%) FlexPod
8 1 (0.79%) NHS
8 1 (0.79%) W3C
8 1 (0.79%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.35%) Windows
2 3 (2.38%) UNIX
3 2 (1.59%) Mac OS X Server
3 2 (1.59%) Linux
4 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.79%) Debian
4 1 (0.79%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.79%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (18.25%) OOP
3 20 (15.87%) ITIL
4 18 (14.29%) MVC
5 15 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (11.90%) TDD
6 13 (10.32%) Automated Testing
7 12 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (9.52%) Project Management
8 10 (7.94%) OO
9 8 (6.35%) SOA
10 7 (5.56%) Service Management
10 7 (5.56%) Change Management
11 6 (4.76%) Data Architecture
11 6 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (4.76%) Data Modelling
11 6 (4.76%) ETL
11 6 (4.76%) E-Commerce
11 6 (4.76%) Database Security
11 6 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 39 (30.95%) SQL
2 33 (26.19%) C#
3 30 (23.81%) JavaScript
4 23 (18.25%) Java
5 16 (12.70%) C++
5 16 (12.70%) PHP
6 9 (7.14%) VB.NET
7 8 (6.35%) T-SQL
8 4 (3.17%) VBA
8 4 (3.17%) VB
9 3 (2.38%) COBOL
10 2 (1.59%) VB6
10 2 (1.59%) MATLAB
10 2 (1.59%) VBScript
10 2 (1.59%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.59%) C
11 1 (0.79%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (3.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (3.17%) HND
3 3 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (2.38%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.79%) NCIE
4 1 (0.79%) APMP
4 1 (0.79%) MCSE
4 1 (0.79%) ISEB
4 1 (0.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (2.38%) QA
3 1 (0.79%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.79%) SLA
3 1 (0.79%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 3 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.59%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.59%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (2.38%) WSUS
2 2 (1.59%) SCCM
3 1 (0.79%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.79%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 24 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.97%) Oracle
3 3 (2.38%) NetApp
3 3 (2.38%) VMware
4 2 (1.59%) Capita
4 2 (1.59%) Veeam
4 2 (1.59%) AccuRev
4 2 (1.59%) Telerik
4 2 (1.59%) Citrix
4 2 (1.59%) Siemens
4 2 (1.59%) Cisco
4 2 (1.59%) Adobe
4 2 (1.59%) HP
4 2 (1.59%) EMC
5 1 (0.79%) Facebook
5 1 (0.79%) Twitter
5 1 (0.79%) Talend
5 1 (0.79%) Verint
5 1 (0.79%) Allen-Bradley
5 1 (0.79%) Business Objects
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £20k - 25k per year
Posted: 39 minutes ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + bens, training + career prog
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: upto 44,000 plus Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-on-trent, Staffordshire
SmartSourcing plc
Salary: highly negotiable + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
networx
Salary: £Competitive Salary
Posted: 4 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
IT Ventures
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 4 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Advantage XPO
Posted: 5 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
networx
Salary: £Competitive Salary
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Home Based Projects
Posted: 11 days ago
Stoke-on-Trent
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £18k - 22k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Existent Ltd
Salary: £20,000 - £25,000 DOE
Posted: 16 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £17,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Staffordshire
Modis International - London
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + car/bonus/flexi-time
Posted: 20 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 28 days ago