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 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 13 12 10
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Degree 7 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 7.87% 10.77% 17.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 43.75% 36.84% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 5
Average salary £67,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+82.43% +5.71%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
16 19 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 17.98% 29.23% 23.53%
Number of salaries quoted 12 18 7
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,700 £25,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £37,500 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 12 September 2014.

Degree Salary Histogram in Walsall

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, 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 7 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 7 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 5 (35.71%) C#
3 5 (35.71%) SQL
3 5 (35.71%) .NET
3 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
4 4 (28.57%) Oracle
4 4 (28.57%) HND
4 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
4 4 (28.57%) OO
4 4 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 4 (28.57%) OOD
4 4 (28.57%) Finance
4 4 (28.57%) Migration
4 4 (28.57%) Data Analysis
4 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
4 4 (28.57%) Talend Open Studio
4 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (28.57%) Marketing
4 4 (28.57%) Talend
5 3 (21.43%) Data Quality
5 3 (21.43%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (21.43%) Information Management
5 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
5 3 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (21.43%) Time Management

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, 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 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 7 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 4 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
5 1 (7.14%) DTS
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
1 4 (28.57%) Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Legal
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Software Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Developer
3 2 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 2 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Development Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Marketing Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) .NET
1 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.14%) Web Services
2 1 (7.14%) XML
2 1 (7.14%) Ajax
2 1 (7.14%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 3 (21.43%) Data Integration
2 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
1 4 (28.57%) OO
1 4 (28.57%) OOD
1 4 (28.57%) Migration
1 4 (28.57%) Data Analysis
1 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 3 (21.43%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (21.43%) Matrix Management
2 3 (21.43%) ETL
2 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (21.43%) Data Modelling
2 3 (21.43%) Time Management
2 3 (21.43%) Performance Management
2 3 (21.43%) Data Migration
2 3 (21.43%) Project Management
2 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
2 3 (21.43%) Information Management
2 3 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (14.29%) Dependency Management
3 2 (14.29%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) C#
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) HND
2 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) QA
1 3 (21.43%) Data Quality
2 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle
1 4 (28.57%) Talend
2 3 (21.43%) Informatica
3 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (7.14%) Telerik
3 1 (7.14%) Business Objects