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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 19 17 10
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -7
Permanent jobs citing Degree 56 65 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 9.17% 10.59% 16.04%
As % of the Qualifications category 48.28% 42.48% 52.26%
Number of salaries quoted 48 58 66
Average salary £37,500 £23,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.04% -42.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £19,000 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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
116 153 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 18.99% 24.92% 30.69%
Number of salaries quoted 100 139 138
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,900 £19,400 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 December 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 December 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
Stafford +11 23 £36,500 +35.18% 10
Burton-upon-Trent +5 9 £50,000 +115.05%
Stoke-on-Trent -18 8 £27,500 +37.50% 4
Lichfield -1 7 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Tamworth - 6 £19,750 - 1
Cannock +1 1 £35,000 -
Degree
West Midlands

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 80 (49.38%) SQL
2 55 (33.95%) SQL Server
3 51 (31.48%) C#
4 43 (26.54%) Software Engineering
5 41 (25.31%) Electronics
6 40 (24.69%) Analytical Skills
7 39 (24.07%) C++
8 37 (22.84%) .NET
8 37 (22.84%) MS Excel
9 36 (22.22%) Microsoft
10 30 (18.52%) Computer Science
11 29 (17.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 28 (17.28%) Agile Software Development
12 28 (17.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 27 (16.67%) C
14 26 (16.05%) Embedded Systems
15 25 (15.43%) SQL Server 2008
16 24 (14.81%) Simulink
16 24 (14.81%) Project Management
17 23 (14.20%) Mathematics
18 22 (13.58%) Data Analysis
19 21 (12.96%) JavaScript
19 21 (12.96%) ITIL
20 20 (12.35%) HTML
20 20 (12.35%) UNIX
21 19 (11.73%) Validation
22 18 (11.11%) Visual Studio
22 18 (11.11%) ASP.NET
22 18 (11.11%) ISEB
23 16 (9.88%) CSS

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 5 (3.09%) IIS
2 3 (1.85%) SAS
2 3 (1.85%) CMS
3 2 (1.23%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.23%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.23%) Umbraco
3 2 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.23%) Node.js
4 1 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.62%) Drupal
Applications
1 37 (22.84%) MS Excel
2 24 (14.81%) Simulink
3 11 (6.79%) Stateflow
3 11 (6.79%) MS PowerPoint
3 11 (6.79%) TargetLink
4 8 (4.94%) MS Office
5 3 (1.85%) Photoshop
5 3 (1.85%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 6 (3.70%) Oracle Retail
2 5 (3.09%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.62%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.94%) Internet
2 7 (4.32%) Bluetooth
3 6 (3.70%) FTP
4 4 (2.47%) Firewall
5 2 (1.23%) VLAN
5 2 (1.23%) Network Security
5 2 (1.23%) VPN
5 2 (1.23%) DMZ
5 2 (1.23%) LAN
5 2 (1.23%) WLAN
5 2 (1.23%) WAN
6 1 (0.62%) VoIP
6 1 (0.62%) Intranet
6 1 (0.62%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (33.95%) SQL Server
2 29 (17.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 28 (17.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 25 (15.43%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (8.02%) SQL Server 2005
6 10 (6.17%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (4.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (4.32%) SQL Server 2000
10 6 (3.70%) Data Mining
11 5 (3.09%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (3.09%) Apache Cassandra
12 4 (2.47%) Relational Database
12 4 (2.47%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 4 (2.47%) OLAP
12 4 (2.47%) MS Access
13 3 (1.85%) Base SAS
14 1 (0.62%) NoSQL
14 1 (0.62%) DTS
14 1 (0.62%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 18 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 11 (6.79%) Rational DOORS
3 6 (3.70%) Oracle Forms
4 5 (3.09%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (2.47%) Subversion
6 3 (1.85%) Ant
6 3 (1.85%) PVCS
6 3 (1.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (1.85%) Phing
7 2 (1.23%) LabVIEW
8 1 (0.62%) JIRA
General
1 41 (25.31%) Electronics
2 12 (7.41%) Automotive
3 11 (6.79%) Pharmaceutical
4 8 (4.94%) Marketing
5 6 (3.70%) Retail
6 5 (3.09%) Finance
7 2 (1.23%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.23%) Advertising
8 1 (0.62%) Legal
8 1 (0.62%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.62%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.62%) Billing
Job Titles
1 66 (40.74%) Analyst
2 45 (27.78%) Developer
3 32 (19.75%) Software Engineer
4 25 (15.43%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 17 (10.49%) Tester
6 16 (9.88%) Electronics Engineer
7 15 (9.26%) .NET Developer
8 14 (8.64%) Senior Developer
9 12 (7.41%) Systems Engineer
9 12 (7.41%) Junior
9 12 (7.41%) Software Tester
10 11 (6.79%) Web Developer
10 11 (6.79%) Test Analyst
11 9 (5.56%) Business Analyst
11 9 (5.56%) C# Developer
11 9 (5.56%) QA Analyst
12 8 (4.94%) Senior Web Developer
13 7 (4.32%) Analyst Developer
13 7 (4.32%) Support Analyst
13 7 (4.32%) MI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (22.84%) .NET
2 20 (12.35%) HTML
3 18 (11.11%) ASP.NET
4 16 (9.88%) CSS
5 13 (8.02%) jQuery
6 12 (7.41%) .NET Framework
7 9 (5.56%) WCF
7 9 (5.56%) Web Services
8 8 (4.94%) XML
9 7 (4.32%) Ajax
10 6 (3.70%) CSS3
11 5 (3.09%) Middleware
12 3 (1.85%) DOM
12 3 (1.85%) Backbone.js
12 3 (1.85%) Sass
12 3 (1.85%) LESS
12 3 (1.85%) AngularJS
12 3 (1.85%) REST
13 1 (0.62%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 1 (0.62%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 40 (24.69%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (18.52%) Computer Science
3 26 (16.05%) Embedded Systems
4 23 (14.20%) Mathematics
5 12 (7.41%) Algorithms
6 8 (4.94%) VHDL
6 8 (4.94%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 7 (4.32%) N-Tier
7 7 (4.32%) Management Information System
7 7 (4.32%) Open Source
8 3 (1.85%) Physics
8 3 (1.85%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.62%) Social Media
9 1 (0.62%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.62%) New Media
9 1 (0.62%) SCADA
9 1 (0.62%) RIA
9 1 (0.62%) Online Gambling
9 1 (0.62%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 20 (12.35%) UNIX
2 9 (5.56%) Windows
3 5 (3.09%) Linux
4 2 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.23%) VxWorks
4 2 (1.23%) Android
4 2 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (26.54%) Software Engineering
2 28 (17.28%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (14.81%) Project Management
4 22 (13.58%) Data Analysis
5 21 (12.96%) ITIL
6 19 (11.73%) Validation
7 14 (8.64%) MVC
8 13 (8.02%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (6.79%) UML
9 11 (6.79%) Configuration Management
9 11 (6.79%) Yourdon
9 11 (6.79%) Business Analysis
9 11 (6.79%) Software Testing
9 11 (6.79%) Requirements Management
9 11 (6.79%) Time Management
9 11 (6.79%) Signal Processing
10 10 (6.17%) Embedded Software Development
10 10 (6.17%) Web Development
10 10 (6.17%) Data Management
10 10 (6.17%) OO
Programming Languages
1 80 (49.38%) SQL
2 51 (31.48%) C#
3 39 (24.07%) C++
4 27 (16.67%) C
5 21 (12.96%) JavaScript
6 14 (8.64%) MATLAB
7 11 (6.79%) Assembly Language
8 9 (5.56%) Embedded C
9 6 (3.70%) VB.NET
9 6 (3.70%) PHP
9 6 (3.70%) Java
9 6 (3.70%) COBOL
10 5 (3.09%) Haskell
10 5 (3.09%) Erlang
10 5 (3.09%) F#
10 5 (3.09%) Scala
11 4 (2.47%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.85%) VB
13 2 (1.23%) VBA
14 1 (0.62%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (11.11%) ISEB
2 13 (8.02%) Chartered Engineer
3 10 (6.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (4.94%) ISTQB
5 7 (4.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (3.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 5 (3.09%) MCSD
7 2 (1.23%) HND
7 2 (1.23%) MCSE
7 2 (1.23%) CISSP
7 2 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.23%) CCIE
7 2 (1.23%) CCNP
7 2 (1.23%) CCNA
7 2 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.62%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.62%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.62%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.02%) QA
2 2 (1.23%) COBIT
2 2 (1.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (1.23%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (1.23%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (3.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 6 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 36 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 11 (6.79%) MathWorks
2 11 (6.79%) MKS
3 10 (6.17%) Oracle
4 6 (3.70%) Kronos
4 6 (3.70%) ATG
5 5 (3.09%) Business Objects
6 4 (2.47%) Cisco
7 3 (1.85%) Perforce
7 3 (1.85%) Adobe
8 2 (1.23%) Sun
8 2 (1.23%) Citrix
8 2 (1.23%) VMware
8 2 (1.23%) Google
9 1 (0.62%) AccuRev
9 1 (0.62%) Telerik
Stafford, Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Advantage XPO
Posted: 5 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Advantage XPO
Posted: 5 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Advantage XPO
Posted: 5 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Advantage XPO
Posted: 5 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Advantage XPO
Posted: 5 days ago
Stafford, West Midlands, United Kingdom
Ctalk Limited
Salary: £18,000 - £22,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Advantage XPO
Posted: 6 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum + Bonus + Corporate benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-40,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000+ Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Staffordshire
FT Select
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum + 20% bonus + £6,600 car allowance +
Posted: 9 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus +Bens
Posted: 11 days ago
Lichfield
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + Bens + Bonus + FE Car
Posted: 18 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Based on Exp+ Bonus, Bens
Posted: 23 days ago
Stafford
Networx Recruitment
Salary: c£40,000 package (to include pension)
Posted: 24 days ago