The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 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 Walsall region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 13 15 10
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Permanent jobs citing Degree 6 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 7.41% 9.59% 11.76%
As % of the Qualifications category 42.86% 41.18% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 3
Average salary £42,500 £28,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.78% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Qualifications Category
Walsall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
14 17 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 17.28% 23.29% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 9 17 5
Average salary £42,500 £25,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.00% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,150 £25,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £37,500 £41,800
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Degree
West Midlands

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 24 July 2014.

Degree Salary Histogram in Walsall

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 (41.18%) Finance
2 6 (35.29%) C#
2 6 (35.29%) SQL
2 6 (35.29%) .NET
2 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET
2 6 (35.29%) PRINCE2
3 5 (29.41%) RDBMS
3 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
3 5 (29.41%) Relational Database
4 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
4 4 (23.53%) Marketing
4 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
4 4 (23.53%) ITIL
4 4 (23.53%) HND
4 4 (23.53%) OO
4 4 (23.53%) OOD
4 4 (23.53%) Project Management
4 4 (23.53%) Service Delivery
4 4 (23.53%) Management Information System
5 3 (17.65%) Change Management
5 3 (17.65%) TOGAF
5 3 (17.65%) MS Visio
5 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
5 3 (17.65%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
5 3 (17.65%) CRM
5 3 (17.65%) Time Management
5 3 (17.65%) Performance Management
5 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (11.76%) Data Analysis

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 3 (17.65%) MS Visio
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (11.76%) MS Office
3 1 (5.88%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) RDBMS
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
1 5 (29.41%) Relational Database
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (11.76%) DTS
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Talend Open Studio
1 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) Marketing
3 1 (5.88%) Legal
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Architect
2 3 (17.65%) Project Manager
2 3 (17.65%) Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Architect
2 3 (17.65%) .NET Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Senior .NET Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Software Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Team Leader
4 1 (5.88%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Development Team Leader
4 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Marketing Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Head of Operations
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) .NET
1 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET
2 2 (11.76%) Ajax
2 2 (11.76%) Web Services
2 2 (11.76%) XML
2 2 (11.76%) HTML
2 2 (11.76%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
1 4 (23.53%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.76%) Mobile Computing
3 1 (5.88%) Visualisation
3 1 (5.88%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) PRINCE2
2 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
2 4 (23.53%) ITIL
2 4 (23.53%) OO
2 4 (23.53%) OOD
2 4 (23.53%) Project Management
2 4 (23.53%) Service Delivery
3 3 (17.65%) Change Management
3 3 (17.65%) TOGAF
3 3 (17.65%) CRM
3 3 (17.65%) Time Management
3 3 (17.65%) Performance Management
4 2 (11.76%) Data Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) Matrix Management
4 2 (11.76%) Network Management
4 2 (11.76%) Service Management
4 2 (11.76%) Migration
5 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) C#
1 6 (35.29%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) HND
2 3 (17.65%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (5.88%) PMP
3 1 (5.88%) PMI Certification
3 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
2 1 (5.88%) Data Quality
2 1 (5.88%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Talend
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) Telerik
3 1 (5.88%) Informatica
3 1 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (5.88%) Business Objects