The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT jobs advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 10 25 9
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -16
Permanent jobs citing Degree 21 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 19.63% 1.94% 8.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 77.78% 20.00% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 16 0 1
Average salary £32,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Degree
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stirling region.

Qualifications Category
Stirling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
27 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 25.23% 9.71% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 21 7 1
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +35.71%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Degree across the Stirling region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

Degree
Salary Trend in Stirling

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Degree across the Stirling region.

Degree Salary Trend in Stirling

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Stirling 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 15 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (51.72%) SDLC
2 14 (48.28%) Java
2 14 (48.28%) UNIX
2 14 (48.28%) Linux
2 14 (48.28%) Microsoft
3 12 (41.38%) JavaScript
3 12 (41.38%) J2EE
3 12 (41.38%) Relational Database
4 11 (37.93%) CSS
4 11 (37.93%) HTML
5 10 (34.48%) IntelliJ
5 10 (34.48%) Ant
5 10 (34.48%) MySQL
5 10 (34.48%) SQL
5 10 (34.48%) OO
5 10 (34.48%) Apache
5 10 (34.48%) E-Commerce
5 10 (34.48%) OOD
5 10 (34.48%) Big Data
5 10 (34.48%) Git (software)
5 10 (34.48%) Server Building
5 10 (34.48%) TDD
5 10 (34.48%) Subversion
5 10 (34.48%) Content Management
5 10 (34.48%) Spring
5 10 (34.48%) Maven
5 10 (34.48%) Unit Testing
5 10 (34.48%) System Testing
5 10 (34.48%) Mule

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Stirling 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 (34.48%) Apache
1 10 (34.48%) Mule
2 5 (17.24%) Mule ESB
2 5 (17.24%) Tomcat
2 5 (17.24%) JBoss
3 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) MS Project
2 3 (10.34%) MS Office
3 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) Internet
2 1 (3.45%) LAN
2 1 (3.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (41.38%) Relational Database
2 10 (34.48%) MySQL
2 10 (34.48%) Big Data
3 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
4 2 (6.90%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (3.45%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 10 (34.48%) IntelliJ
1 10 (34.48%) Ant
1 10 (34.48%) Git (software)
1 10 (34.48%) Subversion
1 10 (34.48%) Maven
2 5 (17.24%) Mockito
2 5 (17.24%) JUnit
2 5 (17.24%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (17.24%) Marketing
2 3 (10.34%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Banking
3 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (48.28%) Developer
2 10 (34.48%) Java Developer
3 8 (27.59%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 7 (24.14%) Senior Developer
4 7 (24.14%) Project Manager
5 5 (17.24%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (17.24%) Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Junior Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Junior Test Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Graduate Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Test Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Junior
6 2 (6.90%) Graduate
7 1 (3.45%) Data Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) .NET Developer
7 1 (3.45%) IT Support Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Team Leader
7 1 (3.45%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (41.38%) J2EE
2 11 (37.93%) CSS
2 11 (37.93%) HTML
3 10 (34.48%) Spring
4 5 (17.24%) JSTL
4 5 (17.24%) JSP
4 5 (17.24%) XML
4 5 (17.24%) XSLT
4 5 (17.24%) JAXB
5 2 (6.90%) PostGIS
5 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET
5 2 (6.90%) .NET
6 1 (3.45%) Middleware
6 1 (3.45%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (17.24%) User Experience
3 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.90%) GIS
4 1 (3.45%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 14 (48.28%) UNIX
1 14 (48.28%) Linux
2 4 (13.79%) Windows
3 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (51.72%) SDLC
2 10 (34.48%) OO
2 10 (34.48%) E-Commerce
2 10 (34.48%) OOD
2 10 (34.48%) Server Building
2 10 (34.48%) TDD
2 10 (34.48%) Content Management
2 10 (34.48%) Unit Testing
2 10 (34.48%) System Testing
3 7 (24.14%) Project Management
4 6 (20.69%) Web Development
5 5 (17.24%) Project Planning
5 5 (17.24%) Waterfall
5 5 (17.24%) Mentoring
5 5 (17.24%) Validation
6 3 (10.34%) ITIL
6 3 (10.34%) Service Delivery
6 3 (10.34%) Time Management
7 2 (6.90%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 14 (48.28%) Java
2 12 (41.38%) JavaScript
3 10 (34.48%) SQL
4 6 (20.69%) C#
5 2 (6.90%) Shell Script
5 2 (6.90%) C++
5 2 (6.90%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) PMP
1 5 (17.24%) PMI Certification
2 2 (6.90%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) SCOM
1 2 (6.90%) ITRS Geneos
1 2 (6.90%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 14 (48.28%) Microsoft
2 7 (24.14%) Oracle
3 2 (6.90%) Reuters
3 2 (6.90%) Bloomberg
3 2 (6.90%) Sybase