The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT jobs advertised for the Thames Valley 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 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -1
Permanent jobs citing Degree 4 24 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley 10.26% 43.64% 20.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 28.57% 70.59% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 21 6
Average salary £50,000 £46,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +10.84%
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 Thames Valley region.

Qualifications Category
Thames Valley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
14 34 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley 35.90% 61.82% 26.67%
Number of salaries quoted 13 31 7
Average salary £50,000 £46,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -8.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in the Thames Valley

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in the Thames Valley

Degree
Salary Trend in the Thames Valley

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

Degree Salary Trend in the Thames Valley

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Thames Valley

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Thames Valley 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 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (60.00%) J2EE
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
1 3 (60.00%) EJB
1 3 (60.00%) CSS
1 3 (60.00%) JDBC
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) JBoss
1 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (60.00%) JMS
1 3 (60.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (60.00%) Internet
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Spring
1 3 (60.00%) Marketing
1 3 (60.00%) Web Development
1 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (60.00%) RIA
1 3 (60.00%) jQuery
1 3 (60.00%) Multithreading
1 3 (60.00%) HTML5
1 3 (60.00%) CSS3
1 3 (60.00%) Scrum
1 3 (60.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 3 (60.00%) User Experience
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (40.00%) Customer Insight

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in the Thames Valley by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Thames Valley 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 (60.00%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (60.00%) Marketing
2 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Services Delivery Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Service Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) J2EE
1 3 (60.00%) EJB
1 3 (60.00%) CSS
1 3 (60.00%) JDBC
1 3 (60.00%) JMS
1 3 (60.00%) Spring
1 3 (60.00%) jQuery
1 3 (60.00%) HTML5
1 3 (60.00%) CSS3
1 3 (60.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (60.00%) RIA
1 3 (60.00%) User Experience
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Scrum
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Web Development
1 3 (60.00%) Multithreading
1 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (40.00%) Service Management
2 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Customer Insight
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCNP
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification