The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT jobs advertised for the Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 12 16 10
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Permanent jobs citing Degree 3 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 7.69% 13.75% 8.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 25.00% 84.62% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 5
Average salary £45,000 £40,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.42% +1.87%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Degree
South East

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

Qualifications Category
Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
12 13 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 30.77% 16.25% 16.39%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 10
Average salary £47,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.15% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £31,150 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

Degree
Salary Trend in Sussex

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

Degree Salary Trend in Sussex

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Sussex 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 4 (36.36%) Data Protection
2 3 (27.27%) Marketing
2 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
2 3 (27.27%) Strategic Planning
2 3 (27.27%) C
2 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
2 3 (27.27%) E-business
2 3 (27.27%) Programme Management
2 3 (27.27%) Retail
2 3 (27.27%) Asset Management
2 3 (27.27%) Chartered Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Electronics
3 2 (18.18%) SEO
3 2 (18.18%) Windows CE
3 2 (18.18%) C++
3 2 (18.18%) HND
3 2 (18.18%) Windows
3 2 (18.18%) Omniture
3 2 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (18.18%) User Experience
3 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (18.18%) Content Management
4 1 (9.09%) QA
4 1 (9.09%) SQLite
4 1 (9.09%) RoboSpice
4 1 (9.09%) Robolectric
4 1 (9.09%) Android
4 1 (9.09%) OAuth
4 1 (9.09%) iPhone
4 1 (9.09%) OpenUP

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Sussex 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 1 (9.09%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
1 1 (9.09%) DOCSIS
1 1 (9.09%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) EasyMock
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 1 (9.09%) Mockito
1 1 (9.09%) Robolectric
General
1 3 (27.27%) Retail
1 3 (27.27%) Marketing
2 2 (18.18%) Electronics
3 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 1 (9.09%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Developer
1 3 (27.27%) Technical Manager
1 3 (27.27%) Technical Assurance Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Embedded Software Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Software Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Android Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Product Manager
3 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Marketing Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Product Development Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Security Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Development Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Operations Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Webmaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) OAuth
1 1 (9.09%) REST
1 1 (9.09%) RoboSpice
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
2 2 (18.18%) User Experience
2 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) NHS
3 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 1 (9.09%) iPhone
3 1 (9.09%) Augmented Reality
3 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
1 2 (18.18%) Windows CE
2 1 (9.09%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Data Protection
2 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
2 3 (27.27%) E-business
2 3 (27.27%) Programme Management
2 3 (27.27%) Asset Management
2 3 (27.27%) Strategic Planning
3 2 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (18.18%) Content Management
3 2 (18.18%) SEO
4 1 (9.09%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) Information Security
4 1 (9.09%) OO
4 1 (9.09%) CRM
4 1 (9.09%) Data Security
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
4 1 (9.09%) OpenUP
4 1 (9.09%) UX Design
4 1 (9.09%) Online Marketing
4 1 (9.09%) Information Governance
4 1 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) C
2 2 (18.18%) C++
3 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Chartered Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) BS7799
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Omniture
2 1 (9.09%) Dell