The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT jobs advertised for the West Bromwich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 8 15 15
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Permanent jobs citing Degree 6 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Bromwich 10.34% 11.86% 2.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 33.33% 36.84% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £55,000 £19,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+189.47% -36.66%
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 West Bromwich region.

Qualifications Category
West Bromwich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
18 19 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Bromwich 31.03% 32.20% 19.44%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 7
Average salary £55,000 £27,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £19,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £37,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in West Bromwich

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in West Bromwich

Degree
Salary Trend in West Bromwich

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

Degree Salary Trend in West Bromwich

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Bromwich

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Bromwich 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 10 (76.92%) Information Security
2 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 7 (53.85%) Line Management
3 6 (46.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (46.15%) Management Information System
3 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
4 5 (38.46%) Legal
5 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
5 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
5 4 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (30.77%) Firewall
5 4 (30.77%) CCNP
5 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
5 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (30.77%) MPLS
5 4 (30.77%) BGP
5 4 (30.77%) Project Management
5 4 (30.77%) ITIL
5 4 (30.77%) PRINCE2
5 4 (30.77%) MCSE
5 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
5 4 (30.77%) VoIP
5 4 (30.77%) WAN
5 4 (30.77%) Cisco
5 4 (30.77%) MIS ActiveH
5 4 (30.77%) Information Security Governance
6 3 (23.08%) CISSP
7 2 (15.38%) JSP
7 2 (15.38%) MS Excel

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in West Bromwich by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Bromwich 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 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MIS ActiveH
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) Firewall
1 4 (30.77%) MPLS
1 4 (30.77%) BGP
1 4 (30.77%) VoIP
1 4 (30.77%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 5 (38.46%) Legal
3 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Head of IT
2 2 (15.38%) IT Security Officer
2 2 (15.38%) Security Officer
3 1 (7.69%) Software Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Security Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Management Information System
2 2 (15.38%) RMADS
2 2 (15.38%) Cybercrime
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Information Security
2 7 (53.85%) Line Management
3 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
3 4 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (30.77%) Project Management
3 4 (30.77%) ITIL
3 4 (30.77%) PRINCE2
3 4 (30.77%) Information Security Governance
4 2 (15.38%) Information Security Management
4 2 (15.38%) Security Management
4 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
4 2 (15.38%) Information Assurance
4 2 (15.38%) Business Continuity
5 1 (7.69%) Data Privacy
5 1 (7.69%) Security Architecture
5 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (7.69%) Matrix Management
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) CCNP
1 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (30.77%) MCSE
2 3 (23.08%) CISSP
3 2 (15.38%) CISM
3 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
3 2 (15.38%) DV Cleared
3 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
4 1 (7.69%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) Cisco