The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT jobs advertised for the Walsall region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 14 12 15
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Degree 6 12 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 8.57% 12.90% 11.94%
As % of the Qualifications category 54.55% 57.14% 72.73%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 8
Average salary £62,500 £37,750 £22,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+65.56% +65.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £21,450
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £52,750 £30,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Degree
West Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Walsall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
11 21 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 15.71% 22.58% 16.42%
Number of salaries quoted 10 18 11
Average salary £36,000 £38,250 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +53.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £29,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

Degree
Salary Trend in Walsall

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

Degree Salary Trend in Walsall

Degree
Salary Histogram in Walsall

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Degree across the Walsall region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Degree Salary Histogram in Walsall

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Walsall 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 9 (81.82%) RDBMS
1 9 (81.82%) Relational Database
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
3 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
3 5 (45.45%) HND
3 5 (45.45%) OO
3 5 (45.45%) C#
3 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 5 (45.45%) .NET
3 5 (45.45%) Data Modelling
3 5 (45.45%) OOD
3 5 (45.45%) ETL
3 5 (45.45%) Management Information System
3 5 (45.45%) Information Management
3 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
3 5 (45.45%) Computer Science
3 5 (45.45%) Time Management
4 4 (36.36%) Data Migration
4 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (36.36%) Talend Open Studio
4 4 (36.36%) Data Integration
4 4 (36.36%) Talend
4 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database
4 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (36.36%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (36.36%) Migration
4 4 (36.36%) Informatica
4 4 (36.36%) Oracle
5 3 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Walsall 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.

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (81.82%) RDBMS
1 9 (81.82%) Relational Database
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database
4 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (9.09%) DataStage
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (9.09%) QlikView
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Software Developer
1 5 (45.45%) Architect
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Data Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Data Integration Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Integration Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Development Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Software Development Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Software Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Head of Development
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Architect
4 1 (9.09%) ETL Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
1 5 (45.45%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Management Information System
1 5 (45.45%) Computer Science
2 4 (36.36%) Data Integration
2 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) OO
1 5 (45.45%) Data Modelling
1 5 (45.45%) OOD
1 5 (45.45%) ETL
1 5 (45.45%) Information Management
1 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
1 5 (45.45%) Time Management
2 4 (36.36%) Data Migration
2 4 (36.36%) Technical Architecture
2 4 (36.36%) Migration
3 3 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (9.09%) Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
5 1 (9.09%) Resource Management
5 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (9.09%) Business Analytics
5 1 (9.09%) Analytics
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) C#
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
1 1 (9.09%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Talend
1 4 (36.36%) Informatica
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft