The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 15 20 13
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -7
Permanent jobs citing Degree 703 497 647
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 11.32% 9.39% 12.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 41.47% 36.44% 46.18%
Number of salaries quoted 540 387 529
Median salary £36,000 £34,125 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.49% -9.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Degree
England

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

Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1695 1364 1401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.29% 25.77% 27.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1227 1043 1106
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,350 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Degree as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Degree
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Degree Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Degree
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Degree across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Degree Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Degree
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +8 213 £34,500 -1.42% 18
Warwickshire +19 140 £50,000 +49.25% 13
Coventry +9 113 £34,500 +15.00% 8
Staffordshire +3 66 £25,500 -21.53% 9
Solihull +8 33 £65,000 +80.55% 2
Wolverhampton +13 27 £35,000 +20.68% 2
Worcestershire -13 27 £25,000 -28.57% 3
Shropshire 0 26 £45,000 +69.81% 5
Walsall -8 5 £75,000 - 2
Herefordshire - 5 £37,500 -
West Bromwich -9 2 £33,250 -39.54%
Dudley +8 1 £42,500 +77.08%
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £21,500 -
Degree
England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Degree.

1 523 (37.79%) SQL
2 448 (32.37%) Computer Science
3 339 (24.49%) Java
4 335 (24.21%) Software Engineering
5 331 (23.92%) Agile Software Development
6 311 (22.47%) JavaScript
7 302 (21.82%) .NET
8 293 (21.17%) Finance
9 281 (20.30%) C#
10 274 (19.80%) SQL Server
11 265 (19.15%) HTML
12 250 (18.06%) MySQL
13 249 (17.99%) Microsoft
14 214 (15.46%) Oracle
15 209 (15.10%) CSS
16 203 (14.67%) Mathematics
17 175 (12.64%) SOA
18 171 (12.36%) Scrum
19 167 (12.07%) PostgreSQL
20 166 (11.99%) Analytical Skills
21 163 (11.78%) Project Management
22 160 (11.56%) Windows
23 158 (11.42%) Linux
24 156 (11.27%) C++
25 154 (11.13%) ASP.NET
26 149 (10.77%) Mentoring
27 144 (10.40%) Unit Testing
27 144 (10.40%) RESTful
28 142 (10.26%) Spring
28 142 (10.26%) XML

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 121 (8.74%) GlassFish
2 119 (8.60%) JBoss
3 96 (6.94%) Apache Spark
4 89 (6.43%) WildFly
5 87 (6.29%) Apache
6 50 (3.61%) SharePoint
7 42 (3.03%) Apache Pig
8 31 (2.24%) SAS
9 16 (1.16%) SharePoint 2013
10 15 (1.08%) Drupal
11 14 (1.01%) nginx
12 13 (0.94%) Facebook Platform
13 12 (0.87%) CMS
13 12 (0.87%) WebLogic
14 11 (0.79%) MS Exchange
14 11 (0.79%) Node.js
15 10 (0.72%) IIS
16 8 (0.58%) IBM Domino
16 8 (0.58%) IBM Notes
16 8 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 139 (10.04%) MS Excel
2 49 (3.54%) MS Office
3 23 (1.66%) MS PowerPoint
4 15 (1.08%) MS Visio
5 11 (0.79%) MS Project
6 7 (0.51%) Photoshop
7 6 (0.43%) SPSS
8 5 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
9 4 (0.29%) Adobe After Effects
9 4 (0.29%) SOLIDWORKS
9 4 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
10 3 (0.22%) AutoCAD
10 3 (0.22%) OmniGraffle
11 2 (0.14%) OrCAD
11 2 (0.14%) Simulink
12 1 (0.072%) Acrobat
12 1 (0.072%) Fireworks
12 1 (0.072%) InfoPath
12 1 (0.072%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 22 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (1.30%) Magento
3 15 (1.08%) Oracle 11i
3 15 (1.08%) Oracle EBS R12
3 15 (1.08%) Oracle Financials
4 13 (0.94%) Oracle EBS
5 11 (0.79%) SAP IS-U
6 7 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
6 7 (0.51%) SAP CO
6 7 (0.51%) SAP FI
6 7 (0.51%) SAP FI/CO
7 5 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 4 (0.29%) Dynamics GP
8 4 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
9 3 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
9 3 (0.22%) Oracle Cash Management
9 3 (0.22%) Oracle General Ledger
9 3 (0.22%) Oracle Receivables
9 3 (0.22%) SAP MM
9 3 (0.22%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 43 (3.11%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (2.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (2.10%) SaaS
4 25 (1.81%) Office 365
5 24 (1.73%) IaaS
6 19 (1.37%) PaaS
7 18 (1.30%) Amazon EC2
8 11 (0.79%) GitHub
9 9 (0.65%) OneDrive
10 8 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
11 5 (0.36%) Google Analytics
12 2 (0.14%) Amazon CloudSearch
12 2 (0.14%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 2 (0.14%) Amazon SQS
12 2 (0.14%) Heroku
13 1 (0.072%) Azure Active Directory
13 1 (0.072%) Google Drive
13 1 (0.072%) MailChimp
13 1 (0.072%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 56 (4.05%) Firewall
2 29 (2.10%) Internet
3 27 (1.95%) TCP/IP
4 26 (1.88%) WAN
5 25 (1.81%) VPN
6 24 (1.73%) HTTP
6 24 (1.73%) LAN
6 24 (1.73%) SAN
7 19 (1.37%) DNS
8 17 (1.23%) DHCP
9 15 (1.08%) Network Security
10 14 (1.01%) SSL
11 13 (0.94%) Intranet
12 9 (0.65%) Extranet
13 7 (0.51%) BGP
13 7 (0.51%) VoIP
14 6 (0.43%) Cisco Nexus
14 6 (0.43%) OSPF
14 6 (0.43%) Wi-Fi
15 5 (0.36%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 274 (19.80%) SQL Server
2 250 (18.06%) MySQL
3 167 (12.07%) PostgreSQL
4 105 (7.59%) Apache Cassandra
4 105 (7.59%) Big Data
5 92 (6.65%) Hadoop
6 68 (4.91%) Relational Database
7 63 (4.55%) NoSQL
8 46 (3.32%) Apache Hive
8 46 (3.32%) MongoDB
9 42 (3.03%) HBase
9 42 (3.03%) Impala
9 42 (3.03%) Sqoop
10 35 (2.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 34 (2.46%) SQL Server 2008
12 33 (2.38%) RDBMS
13 31 (2.24%) DB2
14 21 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 19 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
16 16 (1.16%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 121 (8.74%) Jenkins
2 117 (8.45%) Hudson
3 106 (7.66%) JUnit
4 89 (6.43%) JBehave
5 85 (6.14%) Git (software)
6 76 (5.49%) Cucumber
7 72 (5.20%) RSpec
8 58 (4.19%) Selenium
9 47 (3.40%) Subversion
10 45 (3.25%) WATIR
11 37 (2.67%) Visual Studio
12 26 (1.88%) Mercurial
13 20 (1.45%) JIRA
14 19 (1.37%) GDB
15 17 (1.23%) Eclipse
16 15 (1.08%) TeamCity
17 12 (0.87%) Oracle Forms
18 8 (0.58%) Gradle
19 7 (0.51%) gulp
19 7 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 293 (21.17%) Finance
2 135 (9.75%) Retail
3 95 (6.86%) Marketing
4 81 (5.85%) Billing
5 79 (5.71%) Games
6 59 (4.26%) Manufacturing
7 44 (3.18%) Telecoms
8 36 (2.60%) Banking
9 28 (2.02%) Publishing
10 24 (1.73%) Local Government
11 23 (1.66%) Electronics
12 18 (1.30%) Legal
13 15 (1.08%) Automotive
14 11 (0.79%) Advertising
15 10 (0.72%) German Language
16 9 (0.65%) French Language
17 8 (0.58%) Financial Institution
17 8 (0.58%) Law
18 6 (0.43%) Back Office
18 6 (0.43%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 497 (35.91%) Developer
2 201 (14.52%) Analyst
3 160 (11.56%) Graduate
3 160 (11.56%) Java Developer
4 120 (8.67%) Senior Developer
5 112 (8.09%) Junior
6 93 (6.72%) .NET Developer
7 88 (6.36%) Software Engineer
8 86 (6.21%) Senior Java Developer
9 85 (6.14%) Architect
10 81 (5.85%) Software Developer
11 70 (5.06%) C# Developer
12 67 (4.84%) Business Analyst
13 66 (4.77%) Graduate Developer
14 61 (4.41%) Consultant
14 61 (4.41%) Junior Developer
15 58 (4.19%) Administrator
16 55 (3.97%) Agile Developer
16 55 (3.97%) Agile Java Developer
17 54 (3.90%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 302 (21.82%) .NET
2 265 (19.15%) HTML
3 209 (15.10%) CSS
4 154 (11.13%) ASP.NET
5 144 (10.40%) RESTful
6 142 (10.26%) Spring
6 142 (10.26%) XML
7 129 (9.32%) Hibernate
8 121 (8.74%) JMS
9 117 (8.45%) HTML5
10 116 (8.38%) Java EE
10 116 (8.38%) JAX-RS
10 116 (8.38%) jQuery
11 114 (8.24%) JPA
12 113 (8.16%) RESTEasy
13 103 (7.44%) Web Services
14 70 (5.06%) CSS3
15 62 (4.48%) HornetQ
16 57 (4.12%) WPF
17 55 (3.97%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 448 (32.37%) Computer Science
2 203 (14.67%) Mathematics
3 166 (11.99%) Analytical Skills
4 105 (7.59%) Mobile App
5 68 (4.91%) Artificial Intelligence
6 64 (4.62%) Management Information System
7 61 (4.41%) Data Centre
8 53 (3.83%) Smart Meter
9 35 (2.53%) Driving Licence
10 34 (2.46%) Enterprise Software
11 32 (2.31%) Statistics
11 32 (2.31%) User Experience
12 27 (1.95%) CMDB
13 26 (1.88%) CUDA
14 24 (1.73%) Algorithms
14 24 (1.73%) Physics
15 23 (1.66%) Fat Client
15 23 (1.66%) Thin Client
16 17 (1.23%) Social Media
17 16 (1.16%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 160 (11.56%) Windows
2 158 (11.42%) Linux
3 76 (5.49%) Unix
4 73 (5.27%) Apple iOS
5 68 (4.91%) Android
6 44 (3.18%) Windows Server
7 32 (2.31%) Mac OS X
8 23 (1.66%) Windows Server 2012
9 20 (1.45%) Solaris
10 18 (1.30%) Windows Server 2003
10 18 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
11 12 (0.87%) Windows 7
12 11 (0.79%) Debian
12 11 (0.79%) Ubuntu
13 10 (0.72%) SUSE
13 10 (0.72%) Windows Mobile
14 9 (0.65%) AIX
14 9 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 6 (0.43%) Windows XP
16 3 (0.22%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 335 (24.21%) Software Engineering
2 331 (23.92%) Agile Software Development
3 175 (12.64%) SOA
4 171 (12.36%) Scrum
5 163 (11.78%) Project Management
6 149 (10.77%) Mentoring
7 144 (10.40%) Unit Testing
8 140 (10.12%) MVC
9 134 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
10 124 (8.96%) Business Intelligence
11 122 (8.82%) Dependency Injection
12 120 (8.67%) OO
13 118 (8.53%) TDD
14 111 (8.02%) Web Development
15 107 (7.73%) ITIL
16 103 (7.44%) Open Source
17 95 (6.86%) SDLC
18 94 (6.79%) Analytics
19 79 (5.71%) PRINCE2
20 77 (5.56%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 523 (37.79%) SQL
2 339 (24.49%) Java
3 311 (22.47%) JavaScript
4 281 (20.30%) C#
5 156 (11.27%) C++
6 112 (8.09%) Python
7 93 (6.72%) T-SQL
8 87 (6.29%) PHP
9 72 (5.20%) PL/SQL
10 70 (5.06%) VB.NET
11 69 (4.99%) C
12 68 (4.91%) Shell Script
13 49 (3.54%) Ruby
14 41 (2.96%) Clojure
14 41 (2.96%) Scala
15 38 (2.75%) VB
16 27 (1.95%) Groovy
17 22 (1.59%) Objective-C
17 22 (1.59%) PowerShell
18 21 (1.52%) Perl
Qualifications
1 79 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 51 (3.68%) HND
2 51 (3.68%) ISEB
3 39 (2.82%) Cisco Certification
4 34 (2.46%) MCSD
5 29 (2.10%) PMI Certification
6 27 (1.95%) CCNA
7 26 (1.88%) CISSP
8 25 (1.81%) PMP
9 24 (1.73%) Security Cleared
10 19 (1.37%) CCNP
10 19 (1.37%) MCSE
11 18 (1.30%) SC Cleared
12 17 (1.23%) MBA
13 16 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
14 15 (1.08%) CISM
15 14 (1.01%) CISA
16 13 (0.94%) ISTQB
17 12 (0.87%) GIAC
18 9 (0.65%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (4.62%) QA
2 28 (2.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 27 (1.95%) SLA
4 20 (1.45%) PCI DSS
5 12 (0.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 11 (0.79%) ISO22301
6 11 (0.79%) ISO27002
6 11 (0.79%) ISO27005
7 8 (0.58%) COBIT
8 5 (0.36%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 5 (0.36%) P3O
9 4 (0.29%) Data Quality
10 3 (0.22%) Basel II
11 2 (0.14%) ISAE 3402
11 2 (0.14%) ISO26262
11 2 (0.14%) MISRA
11 2 (0.14%) MISRA C
11 2 (0.14%) SSAE 16
12 1 (0.072%) Def Stans
12 1 (0.072%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 46 (3.32%) Docker
2 42 (3.03%) Apache Flume
2 42 (3.03%) HDFS
3 36 (2.60%) Active Directory
4 34 (2.46%) VMware Infrastructure
5 26 (1.88%) Cygwin
6 19 (1.37%) Firmware
7 12 (0.87%) Hyper-V
8 7 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (0.36%) vSphere
10 4 (0.29%) XenApp
11 3 (0.22%) iptables
11 3 (0.22%) NFS
11 3 (0.22%) Snort
11 3 (0.22%) Squid
11 3 (0.22%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 3 (0.22%) Xen
12 1 (0.072%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.072%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 46 (3.32%) Puppet
2 42 (3.03%) Hadoop YARN
2 42 (3.03%) Oozie
3 16 (1.16%) SCVMM
4 12 (0.87%) Oracle RMAN
4 12 (0.87%) Oracle ZFS
5 10 (0.72%) NetBackup
5 10 (0.72%) WSUS
6 9 (0.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 9 (0.65%) Unicenter
7 5 (0.36%) Backup Exec
7 5 (0.36%) SCOM
8 4 (0.29%) Rundeck
8 4 (0.29%) SCCM
9 3 (0.22%) Data Guard
9 3 (0.22%) HAProxy
9 3 (0.22%) MAILsweeper
9 3 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (0.22%) RSA enVision
9 3 (0.22%) Simpana
Vendors
1 249 (17.99%) Microsoft
2 214 (15.46%) Oracle
3 54 (3.90%) Cisco
3 54 (3.90%) Facebook
4 47 (3.40%) SAP
5 46 (3.32%) Cloudera
6 43 (3.11%) VMware
7 42 (3.03%) Hortonworks
7 42 (3.03%) MapR
7 42 (3.03%) Twitter
8 33 (2.38%) IBM
9 30 (2.17%) HP
10 28 (2.02%) Google
11 27 (1.95%) Juniper
12 26 (1.88%) Citrix
13 24 (1.73%) CheckPoint
14 18 (1.30%) NetApp
14 18 (1.30%) Sun
15 17 (1.23%) Zend
16 15 (1.08%) EMC
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 to 45,000
Posted: 4 hours ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 to 27,000
Posted: 4 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
First Utility
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Keynetix
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits + Training + Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Technical Team Solutions
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum & Benefits Package
Posted: 21 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum plus bonus etc.
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
DS Smith
Salary: £45-50k, Car & fuel card, up to 20% bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £36047.00 - £39180.90 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
United Christian Broadcasters
Salary: From £26,932 to £30,692 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Audentia Recruitment LTD
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Ashdown IT
Salary: £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Redditch, Worcestershire
Automation Resource Consultants
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £24,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Ds Smith Plc
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Car + Fuel Card, Up To 20% Bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Coventry University
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Enable
Salary: £32,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £10000 - £25000 Per Annum Uncapped Commission
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Audentia Recruitment LTD
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago