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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Degree
England / West Midlands
Rank 18 13 20
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +7
Permanent jobs citing Degree 416 683 476
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 8.88% 11.65% 9.46%
As % of the Qualifications category 40.35% 44.52% 36.59%
Number of salaries quoted 292 519 406
Median salary £34,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £67,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
1031 1534 1301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 22.02% 26.17% 25.86%
Number of salaries quoted 778 1193 1103
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 19 February 2017.

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 19 February 2017. 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 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 -1 165 £30,500 -18.66% 32
Warwickshire -9 67 £38,500 -9.41% 8
Coventry -9 37 £35,000 -13.58% 5
Staffordshire -19 33 £32,500 +8.33% 1
Solihull -7 31 £30,000 -51.21% 3
Worcestershire -13 30 £30,000 +20.00% 12
Shropshire -1 12 £23,500 -65.18% 3
Herefordshire -26 8 £35,000 -41.66% 2
Halesowen - 8 £24,500 - 2
Wolverhampton +9 7 £82,500 +166.12% 1
Walsall +9 4 - -
Dudley +9 2 £17,500 -46.15% 1
West Bromwich +9 2 £40,000 +40.35%
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £62,000 - 1
Degree
England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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.

1 304 (31.83%) Computer Science
2 224 (23.46%) SQL
3 196 (20.52%) HTML
4 190 (19.90%) .NET
5 185 (19.37%) JavaScript
6 181 (18.95%) Software Engineering
7 178 (18.64%) CSS
8 176 (18.43%) C#
9 168 (17.59%) Agile Software Development
10 160 (16.75%) SQL Server
11 158 (16.54%) Finance
12 148 (15.50%) Microsoft
13 132 (13.82%) Project Management
14 122 (12.77%) Java
15 119 (12.46%) ASP.NET
15 119 (12.46%) ITIL
16 112 (11.73%) Analytical Skills
17 110 (11.52%) MS Excel
18 106 (11.10%) Data Centre
19 101 (10.58%) MVC
20 94 (9.84%) Service Delivery
20 94 (9.84%) Windows
21 91 (9.53%) Continuous Improvement
22 90 (9.42%) Web Development
23 89 (9.32%) Linux
24 88 (9.21%) Oracle
25 86 (9.01%) Business Intelligence
26 82 (8.59%) PRINCE2
27 79 (8.27%) Retail
27 79 (8.27%) Presales

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 34 (3.56%) SAS
2 18 (1.88%) IIS
3 13 (1.36%) MS Exchange
4 12 (1.26%) CMS
5 11 (1.15%) Apache Spark
5 11 (1.15%) SharePoint
6 10 (1.05%) Apache
7 9 (0.94%) Umbraco
8 8 (0.84%) Elasticsearch
8 8 (0.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 7 (0.73%) Tomcat
10 5 (0.52%) WordPress
11 4 (0.42%) ArcGIS
11 4 (0.42%) Documentum
11 4 (0.42%) Drupal
12 3 (0.31%) JBoss
12 3 (0.31%) SharePoint 2013
12 3 (0.31%) WebLogic
13 2 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2010
13 2 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 110 (11.52%) MS Excel
2 40 (4.19%) MS Office
3 20 (2.09%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (1.26%) MS Visio
5 11 (1.15%) MS Project
6 7 (0.73%) SPSS
7 4 (0.42%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 3 (0.31%) PTC Creo
8 3 (0.31%) SOLIDWORKS
9 2 (0.21%) Siemens NX
9 2 (0.21%) Windchill
10 1 (0.10%) Abaqus
10 1 (0.10%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.10%) Adobe Premiere
10 1 (0.10%) Blender
10 1 (0.10%) CATIA
10 1 (0.10%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.10%) Pro/ENGINEER
10 1 (0.10%) Solid Edge
Business Applications
1 12 (1.26%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (1.15%) Sentinel
3 9 (0.94%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 7 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
5 6 (0.63%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 5 (0.52%) Infor LN
6 5 (0.52%) Magento
6 5 (0.52%) SAP Business One
6 5 (0.52%) SAP MM
7 4 (0.42%) Infor M3
8 3 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
8 3 (0.31%) Sage 200
9 2 (0.21%) SAP CO
9 2 (0.21%) SAP IS-U
9 2 (0.21%) Shopify
10 1 (0.10%) FastStats
10 1 (0.10%) JDE EnterpriseOne
10 1 (0.10%) Misys Midas
10 1 (0.10%) Oracle Payables
10 1 (0.10%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 66 (6.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 50 (5.24%) Amazon AWS
3 36 (3.77%) Amazon EC2
4 34 (3.56%) PaaS
5 33 (3.46%) IaaS
6 23 (2.41%) SaaS
7 12 (1.26%) GitHub
8 11 (1.15%) Office 365
9 9 (0.94%) Google Cloud Platform
10 7 (0.73%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 7 (0.73%) G Suite
11 5 (0.52%) Google Compute Engine
11 5 (0.52%) Heroku
12 4 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
13 3 (0.31%) Google Analytics
14 2 (0.21%) Amazon S3
15 1 (0.10%) Azure Active Directory
15 1 (0.10%) CloudFront
15 1 (0.10%) Force.com
15 1 (0.10%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 50 (5.24%) Firewall
2 45 (4.71%) WAN
3 41 (4.29%) LAN
4 28 (2.93%) DNS
5 24 (2.51%) OSPF
6 20 (2.09%) DHCP
7 17 (1.78%) VPN
8 13 (1.36%) TCP/IP
9 12 (1.26%) 802.11
10 8 (0.84%) Internet
10 8 (0.84%) Network Security
11 7 (0.73%) SAN
11 7 (0.73%) Wireless
12 6 (0.63%) Wireshark
13 5 (0.52%) Bluetooth
14 4 (0.42%) ZigBee
15 3 (0.31%) HTTP
15 3 (0.31%) SSL
16 2 (0.21%) SMS
16 2 (0.21%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 160 (16.75%) SQL Server
2 73 (7.64%) MySQL
3 38 (3.98%) Relational Database
4 28 (2.93%) Big Data
5 26 (2.72%) DB2
5 26 (2.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 21 (2.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 19 (1.99%) NoSQL
8 14 (1.47%) Apache Hive
9 13 (1.36%) MongoDB
9 13 (1.36%) SQL Server 2012
9 13 (1.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 12 (1.26%) PostgreSQL
10 12 (1.26%) RDBMS
11 11 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
12 8 (0.84%) BusinessObjects
13 7 (0.73%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 7 (0.73%) Data Warehouse
14 6 (0.63%) Oracle Database
14 6 (0.63%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 46 (4.82%) Git (software)
2 35 (3.66%) Visual Studio
3 21 (2.20%) JIRA
4 16 (1.68%) Jenkins
5 15 (1.57%) Selenium
6 14 (1.47%) JUnit
7 12 (1.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 9 (0.94%) Subversion
8 9 (0.94%) TeamCity
9 6 (0.63%) Cucumber
9 6 (0.63%) gulp
9 6 (0.63%) Mercurial
10 5 (0.52%) WebDriver
11 4 (0.42%) AppVeyor
11 4 (0.42%) Grunt
11 4 (0.42%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (0.42%) TestNG
12 3 (0.31%) Burp Suite
12 3 (0.31%) CANoe
12 3 (0.31%) VectorCAST
General
1 158 (16.54%) Finance
2 79 (8.27%) Retail
3 66 (6.91%) Marketing
4 48 (5.03%) Manufacturing
5 43 (4.50%) Automotive
6 41 (4.29%) Publishing
7 38 (3.98%) Electronics
8 18 (1.88%) Games
8 18 (1.88%) Legal
9 12 (1.26%) Advertising
9 12 (1.26%) Banking
10 7 (0.73%) Aerospace
10 7 (0.73%) French Language
10 7 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
10 7 (0.73%) Spanish Language
10 7 (0.73%) Telecoms
11 6 (0.63%) Billing
11 6 (0.63%) Law
12 5 (0.52%) German Language
12 5 (0.52%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 253 (26.49%) Developer
2 155 (16.23%) Analyst
3 131 (13.72%) Junior
4 120 (12.57%) Graduate
5 79 (8.27%) Junior Developer
6 77 (8.06%) Architect
7 65 (6.81%) C# Developer
8 63 (6.60%) Graduate Developer
9 54 (5.65%) .NET Developer
10 46 (4.82%) Java Developer
11 45 (4.71%) PHP Developer
12 44 (4.61%) Solutions Architect
13 43 (4.50%) Junior C# Developer
14 41 (4.29%) Software Engineer
15 39 (4.08%) Business Analyst
16 34 (3.56%) Consultant
17 33 (3.46%) Project Manager
18 31 (3.25%) Software Developer
19 28 (2.93%) Graduate C# Developer
20 26 (2.72%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 196 (20.52%) HTML
2 190 (19.90%) .NET
3 178 (18.64%) CSS
4 119 (12.46%) ASP.NET
5 68 (7.12%) jQuery
6 57 (5.97%) ASP.NET MVC
6 57 (5.97%) HTML5
7 55 (5.76%) AngularJS
8 53 (5.55%) XML
9 48 (5.03%) Web Services
10 33 (3.46%) Ajax
11 32 (3.35%) CSS3
12 28 (2.93%) .NET Framework
12 28 (2.93%) J2EE
13 22 (2.30%) JSON
14 21 (2.20%) Spring
15 20 (2.09%) SOAP
16 16 (1.68%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 15 (1.57%) Hibernate
17 15 (1.57%) React
Miscellaneous
1 304 (31.83%) Computer Science
2 112 (11.73%) Analytical Skills
3 106 (11.10%) Data Centre
4 58 (6.07%) Mathematics
5 33 (3.46%) Management Information System
5 33 (3.46%) User Experience
6 32 (3.35%) CMDB
7 29 (3.04%) Mobile App
8 22 (2.30%) Physics
9 20 (2.09%) Public Cloud
10 14 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
10 14 (1.47%) Inversion of Control
11 13 (1.36%) Client/Server
11 13 (1.36%) Social Media
12 12 (1.26%) Driving Licence
13 11 (1.15%) PMI
13 11 (1.15%) Statistics
14 10 (1.05%) Economics
14 10 (1.05%) N-Tier
15 9 (0.94%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 94 (9.84%) Windows
2 89 (9.32%) Linux
3 40 (4.19%) Windows 7
4 33 (3.46%) Unix
5 32 (3.35%) Windows 10
6 22 (2.30%) Windows Server
7 20 (2.09%) Windows 8
8 15 (1.57%) Android
9 14 (1.47%) Windows Vista
10 13 (1.36%) Apple iOS
11 8 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (0.73%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
13 6 (0.63%) Embedded Linux
14 5 (0.52%) Ubuntu
15 3 (0.31%) Mac OS X
15 3 (0.31%) Solaris
15 3 (0.31%) VyOS
16 2 (0.21%) Windows Phone
16 2 (0.21%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 181 (18.95%) Software Engineering
2 168 (17.59%) Agile Software Development
3 132 (13.82%) Project Management
4 119 (12.46%) ITIL
5 101 (10.58%) MVC
6 94 (9.84%) Service Delivery
7 91 (9.53%) Continuous Improvement
8 90 (9.42%) Web Development
9 86 (9.01%) Business Intelligence
10 82 (8.59%) PRINCE2
11 79 (8.27%) Presales
12 74 (7.75%) Line Management
13 62 (6.49%) Mentoring
14 61 (6.39%) OO
15 60 (6.28%) Analytics
16 57 (5.97%) CRM
16 57 (5.97%) Scrum
17 54 (5.65%) Root Cause Analysis
18 51 (5.34%) Business Development
18 51 (5.34%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 224 (23.46%) SQL
2 185 (19.37%) JavaScript
3 176 (18.43%) C#
4 122 (12.77%) Java
5 72 (7.54%) PHP
6 62 (6.49%) Python
7 52 (5.45%) C++
8 46 (4.82%) C
9 36 (3.77%) T-SQL
10 29 (3.04%) R
11 28 (2.93%) PowerShell
11 28 (2.93%) VB.NET
12 19 (1.99%) VB
13 14 (1.47%) Embedded C
14 13 (1.36%) Ruby
15 11 (1.15%) MATLAB
15 11 (1.15%) VBA
16 9 (0.94%) Erlang
17 8 (0.84%) Bash Shell
18 7 (0.73%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 60 (6.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 51 (5.34%) ISEB
3 50 (5.24%) MCSE
4 49 (5.13%) PMP
5 48 (5.03%) PMI Certification
6 38 (3.98%) ITIL Certification
6 38 (3.98%) MCP
7 34 (3.56%) Security Cleared
8 30 (3.14%) SC Cleared
9 22 (2.30%) HND
10 21 (2.20%) CISSP
11 19 (1.99%) CCNA
11 19 (1.99%) Cisco Certification
12 16 (1.68%) CISM
13 14 (1.47%) ISTQB
14 13 (1.36%) VCAP
14 13 (1.36%) VCDX
15 11 (1.15%) PhD
15 11 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 10 (1.05%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (7.23%) QA
2 40 (4.19%) SLA
3 22 (2.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 21 (2.20%) Data Quality
5 7 (0.73%) ISO 9001
6 6 (0.63%) PCI DSS
7 4 (0.42%) MISRA
8 3 (0.31%) ISO22301
8 3 (0.31%) ISO27002
8 3 (0.31%) ISO27005
8 3 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.21%) Def Stans
9 2 (0.21%) DO-178B
9 2 (0.21%) DO-254
10 1 (0.10%) Dodd-Frank
10 1 (0.10%) EMIR
10 1 (0.10%) GPG13
10 1 (0.10%) ISO13485
10 1 (0.10%) MISRA C
10 1 (0.10%) P3O
System Software
1 58 (6.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 44 (4.61%) Active Directory
3 36 (3.77%) Virtual Machines
4 12 (1.26%) Docker
5 10 (1.05%) Firmware
6 4 (0.42%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.31%) Cygwin
7 3 (0.31%) Snort
7 3 (0.31%) Squid
8 1 (0.10%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.10%) HDFS
8 1 (0.10%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.10%) ProxySG
8 1 (0.10%) vCloud
8 1 (0.10%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.10%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.10%) vSphere
8 1 (0.10%) Xen
8 1 (0.10%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 33 (3.46%) SCVMM
2 17 (1.78%) SCCM
3 7 (0.73%) SCOrch
3 7 (0.73%) vRealize
4 6 (0.63%) AirWatch
5 3 (0.31%) Kubernetes
5 3 (0.31%) RSA enVision
6 2 (0.21%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (0.21%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.10%) Ansible
7 1 (0.10%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.10%) Graphite
7 1 (0.10%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (0.10%) Kibana
7 1 (0.10%) logstash
7 1 (0.10%) Nagios
7 1 (0.10%) Nessus
7 1 (0.10%) Nmap
7 1 (0.10%) Puppet
Vendors
1 148 (15.50%) Microsoft
2 88 (9.21%) Oracle
3 72 (7.54%) Cisco
3 72 (7.54%) HP
4 71 (7.43%) VMware
5 57 (5.97%) CheckPoint
6 42 (4.40%) IBM
7 33 (3.46%) Citrix
7 33 (3.46%) Google
8 32 (3.35%) Juniper
9 31 (3.25%) SAP
10 29 (3.04%) EMC
10 29 (3.04%) Fortinet
11 27 (2.83%) NetApp
12 26 (2.72%) BMC
13 14 (1.47%) Informatica
14 10 (1.05%) Cloudera
15 9 (0.94%) Sun
16 8 (0.84%) Tableau
17 7 (0.73%) F5
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: From £19,000 to £21,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Dudley, West Midlands (County)
Colossus Associates
Salary: £21000 - £23000 per annum, Benefits Excellent
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Iress
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
IT Connections
Salary: 45000
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £32000 per annum + Great Company
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 - £21000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + remote working
Posted: 4 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Colossus Associates
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum, Benefits 0
Posted: 6 days ago
Evesham, Worcestershire
ISL
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Evesham, Worcestershire
ISL
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + pension and 23 days' holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Itecco
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + BONUS + Paid for Certifications
Posted: 4 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 4 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Remote working
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - £95,000 + a lucrative package
Posted: 2 days ago
Hereford and Worcester
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £20,000 - £30,000 DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Enable
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Technical Team Solutions
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum 25 days holiday, flexible working, pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago