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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 11 13 18
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Permanent jobs citing Degree 3 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 4.48% 7.41% 10.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 37.50% 33.33% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 8
Average salary £49,750 £37,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.66% +33.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,550 £29,500 £24,950
10% offered a salary of more than £69,950 £50,000 £43,000
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
8 18 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 11.94% 22.22% 23.38%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 18
Average salary £36,000 £42,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.29% +70.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,857 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.79% +2.14%

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 30 June 2015.

Degree Salary Histogram in Walsall

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 6 (60.00%) RDBMS
1 6 (60.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (50.00%) HND
3 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (40.00%) C#
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) .NET
3 4 (40.00%) OO
3 4 (40.00%) OOD
3 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (40.00%) Time Management
3 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (30.00%) Data Migration
4 3 (30.00%) Data Integration
4 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (30.00%) Talend Open Studio
4 3 (30.00%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (30.00%) Talend
4 3 (30.00%) Information Management
4 3 (30.00%) Migration
4 3 (30.00%) Informatica
4 3 (30.00%) Data Modelling
4 3 (30.00%) ETL
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle
5 2 (20.00%) Project Management
5 2 (20.00%) Finance
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) RDBMS
1 6 (60.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (10.00%) DataStage
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Software Developer
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Integration Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Data Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Data Integration Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Head of Development
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support
4 1 (10.00%) ETL Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Development Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Development Manager
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) .NET
1 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (30.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) OO
1 4 (40.00%) OOD
1 4 (40.00%) Time Management
1 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (30.00%) Data Migration
2 3 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (30.00%) ETL
2 3 (30.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (30.00%) Migration
2 3 (30.00%) Information Management
2 3 (30.00%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (10.00%) Resource Management
4 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (10.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) C#
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) HND
2 1 (10.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Informatica
1 3 (30.00%) Talend
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) Pega