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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 15 10 33
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +23
Permanent jobs citing Degree 69 92 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 12.78% 19.62% 7.86%
As % of the Qualifications category 49.29% 64.34% 37.61%
Number of salaries quoted 42 80 34
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +39.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £50,000 £46,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
Degree
East of England

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

Qualifications Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
140 143 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 25.93% 30.49% 20.89%
Number of salaries quoted 102 117 102
Average salary £43,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.15% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Degree
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Degree Salary Trend in Suffolk

Degree
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Degree across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

Degree Salary Histogram in Suffolk

Degree
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015. 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
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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
Ipswich -11 47 £27,500 -38.88% 11
Stowmarket +5 5 £39,500 +77.52%
Bury St Edmunds -4 5 £32,500 -18.75%
Degree
East of England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 54 (39.71%) Telecoms
2 51 (37.50%) Computer Science
3 34 (25.00%) Line Management
4 33 (24.26%) DWDM
4 33 (24.26%) DSL
4 33 (24.26%) ISO 9000
4 33 (24.26%) ISO 9001
5 31 (22.79%) Validation
6 29 (21.32%) C#
7 27 (19.85%) .NET
7 27 (19.85%) Microsoft
8 25 (18.38%) SQL
9 24 (17.65%) MS Excel
10 22 (16.18%) SQL Server
10 22 (16.18%) Agile Software Development
11 21 (15.44%) Software Engineering
12 20 (14.71%) C++
12 20 (14.71%) Java
13 19 (13.97%) MS Office
14 18 (13.24%) Games
15 17 (12.50%) Android
16 14 (10.29%) T-SQL
16 14 (10.29%) Analytical Skills
17 13 (9.56%) Workflow
18 12 (8.82%) Continuous Improvement
19 11 (8.09%) HND
19 11 (8.09%) Windows
19 11 (8.09%) Broadband
19 11 (8.09%) Marketing
20 10 (7.35%) JavaScript

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 7 (5.15%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.41%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (1.47%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.74%) IIS
4 1 (0.74%) JBoss
4 1 (0.74%) Apache
4 1 (0.74%) Drupal
Applications
1 24 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 19 (13.97%) MS Office
3 8 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (3.68%) Pro/ENGINEER
5 1 (0.74%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.74%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.94%) SaaS
2 2 (1.47%) PaaS
2 2 (1.47%) IaaS
2 2 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (24.26%) DWDM
1 33 (24.26%) DSL
2 11 (8.09%) Broadband
3 8 (5.88%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.21%) Internet
4 3 (2.21%) Wireless
4 3 (2.21%) LTE
5 2 (1.47%) 4G
5 2 (1.47%) 2G
5 2 (1.47%) 3G
5 2 (1.47%) VoIP
6 1 (0.74%) DHCP
6 1 (0.74%) HTTP
6 1 (0.74%) DNS
6 1 (0.74%) Multicast
6 1 (0.74%) DVB
6 1 (0.74%) Firewall
6 1 (0.74%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (16.18%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (3.68%) MySQL
3 4 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (1.47%) OLTP
4 2 (1.47%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.74%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.74%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.74%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.74%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (3.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (2.94%) Subversion
3 3 (2.21%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.47%) Bugzilla
4 2 (1.47%) JIRA
4 2 (1.47%) Selenium
5 1 (0.74%) ReSharper
5 1 (0.74%) NUnit
5 1 (0.74%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (0.74%) PHPUnit
5 1 (0.74%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.74%) Grunt
5 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 54 (39.71%) Telecoms
2 18 (13.24%) Games
3 11 (8.09%) Marketing
4 8 (5.88%) Electronics
5 7 (5.15%) Finance
6 5 (3.68%) Legal
7 2 (1.47%) Advertising
8 1 (0.74%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 30 (22.06%) Developer
2 25 (18.38%) Document Manager
3 22 (16.18%) Analyst
4 21 (15.44%) Junior
5 16 (11.76%) Software Engineer
6 14 (10.29%) Web Developer
7 11 (8.09%) Junior Developer
8 9 (6.62%) Junior Web Developer
8 9 (6.62%) Senior Manager
9 8 (5.88%) Junior Software Engineer
10 7 (5.15%) Business Analyst
11 6 (4.41%) Author
11 6 (4.41%) Technical Author
12 5 (3.68%) Graduate
12 5 (3.68%) .NET Developer
12 5 (3.68%) Mechanical Engineer
13 4 (2.94%) Support Analyst
13 4 (2.94%) Test Analyst
13 4 (2.94%) Help Desk Assistant
13 4 (2.94%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (19.85%) .NET
2 10 (7.35%) HTML
2 10 (7.35%) Android SDK
3 8 (5.88%) ASP.NET
3 8 (5.88%) CSS
4 7 (5.15%) jQuery
5 6 (4.41%) .NET Framework
5 6 (4.41%) WCF
6 5 (3.68%) XML
7 4 (2.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 3 (2.21%) Web Services
9 2 (1.47%) SOAP
9 2 (1.47%) WebGL
9 2 (1.47%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (1.47%) WebSockets
9 2 (1.47%) WebKit
9 2 (1.47%) Kendo UI
9 2 (1.47%) HTML5 Canvas
10 1 (0.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (0.74%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 51 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 14 (10.29%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.41%) Mathematics
4 4 (2.94%) iPhone
4 4 (2.94%) N-Tier
5 3 (2.21%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.21%) Online Games
5 3 (2.21%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.47%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (1.47%) Robotics
6 2 (1.47%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (1.47%) VHDL
6 2 (1.47%) Verilog
6 2 (1.47%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (0.74%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.74%) Replication
7 1 (0.74%) Clustering
7 1 (0.74%) MPEG
7 1 (0.74%) Open Source
7 1 (0.74%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 17 (12.50%) Android
2 11 (8.09%) Windows
3 4 (2.94%) Linux
4 3 (2.21%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.47%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.74%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.74%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.74%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.74%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.74%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.74%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (25.00%) Line Management
2 31 (22.79%) Validation
3 22 (16.18%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (15.44%) Software Engineering
5 13 (9.56%) Workflow
6 12 (8.82%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (6.62%) Waterfall
8 8 (5.88%) Time Management
9 7 (5.15%) Business Analysis
9 7 (5.15%) MVC
9 7 (5.15%) Scrum
9 7 (5.15%) OO
10 6 (4.41%) Data Modelling
10 6 (4.41%) OOP
10 6 (4.41%) Project Management
10 6 (4.41%) Mentoring
11 5 (3.68%) Technical Analysis
11 5 (3.68%) Finite Element Analysis
11 5 (3.68%) CAD
11 5 (3.68%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 29 (21.32%) C#
2 25 (18.38%) SQL
3 20 (14.71%) C++
3 20 (14.71%) Java
4 14 (10.29%) T-SQL
5 10 (7.35%) JavaScript
6 5 (3.68%) VB
6 5 (3.68%) VB.NET
6 5 (3.68%) VB6
7 4 (2.94%) PHP
8 3 (2.21%) Ruby
8 3 (2.21%) C
9 2 (1.47%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.74%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.74%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.74%) ActionScript
10 1 (0.74%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (8.09%) HND
2 10 (7.35%) ISEB
3 8 (5.88%) VCP4
4 5 (3.68%) HNC
5 3 (2.21%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.21%) Security Cleared
5 3 (2.21%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.47%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.47%) MCPD
7 1 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.74%) CISSP
7 1 (0.74%) PhD
7 1 (0.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (24.26%) ISO 9000
1 33 (24.26%) ISO 9001
2 8 (5.88%) QA
3 2 (1.47%) SLA
4 1 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (2.21%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.47%) Firmware
3 1 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 27 (19.85%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.68%) Huawei
3 4 (2.94%) CheckPoint
4 1 (0.74%) VMware
4 1 (0.74%) Red Hat
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