The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 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 Sussex region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 7 12 18
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +6
Permanent jobs citing Degree 5 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 13.89% 10.31% 5.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 100.00% 41.67% 20.59%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 7
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -35.71%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Qualifications Category
Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
5 24 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 13.89% 24.74% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 21 18
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Degree
South East

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 25 July 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 11 (52.38%) Retail
1 11 (52.38%) Data Protection
2 10 (47.62%) E-business
3 7 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 7 (33.33%) SEO
3 7 (33.33%) Omniture
3 7 (33.33%) Content Management
4 6 (28.57%) Marketing
4 6 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
4 6 (28.57%) FMCG
4 6 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (23.81%) Intel
5 5 (23.81%) MS Office
5 5 (23.81%) Cognos
6 3 (14.29%) CMS
6 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 3 (14.29%) CRM
6 3 (14.29%) NHS
6 3 (14.29%) Advertising
6 3 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (14.29%) OpenUP
6 3 (14.29%) Online Marketing
7 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (9.52%) MS Project
7 2 (9.52%) Finance
8 1 (4.76%) Business Continuity
8 1 (4.76%) Information Security
8 1 (4.76%) Programme Management
8 1 (4.76%) ERP

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 3 (14.29%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) MS Office
2 2 (9.52%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Internet
1 1 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
General
1 11 (52.38%) Retail
2 6 (28.57%) Marketing
3 3 (14.29%) Advertising
4 2 (9.52%) Finance
5 1 (4.76%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Business Intelligence Specialist
2 4 (19.05%) Operations Manager
2 4 (19.05%) E-Commerce Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Marketing Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Webmaster
3 3 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Digital Marketing Manager
4 2 (9.52%) NHS Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Developer
5 1 (4.76%) IT Security Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Security Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Embedded Software Developer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) FMCG
2 3 (14.29%) NHS
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
1 1 (4.76%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Data Protection
2 10 (47.62%) E-business
3 7 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 7 (33.33%) SEO
3 7 (33.33%) Content Management
4 6 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
4 6 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 3 (14.29%) CRM
5 3 (14.29%) OpenUP
5 3 (14.29%) Online Marketing
5 3 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (4.76%) Business Continuity
7 1 (4.76%) Information Security
7 1 (4.76%) Programme Management
7 1 (4.76%) Information Governance
7 1 (4.76%) ERP
7 1 (4.76%) Project Management
7 1 (4.76%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) C
1 1 (4.76%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (4.76%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Omniture
2 5 (23.81%) Cognos
2 5 (23.81%) Intel
3 1 (4.76%) SAP