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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Degree
England / West Midlands
Rank 21 14 20
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Permanent jobs citing Degree 396 562 454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 8.08% 11.01% 9.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 34.68% 45.21% 33.86%
Number of salaries quoted 283 432 388
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,335 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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
1142 1243 1341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 23.29% 24.36% 26.59%
Number of salaries quoted 833 978 1154
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,780 £60,000 £60,000
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 16 January 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 16 January 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 -8 161 £30,000 -20.00% 35
Warwickshire -16 51 £38,500 -11.68% 16
Staffordshire -18 35 £40,000 +23.07% 7
Coventry -14 26 £35,000 +4.47% 7
Worcestershire -5 24 £30,000 +20.00% 6
Solihull -19 18 £39,000 -8.23% 4
Shropshire -10 14 £23,500 -26.56% 7
Walsall +19 9 £18,000 -70.00%
Wolverhampton +6 9 £35,000 +14.75% 2
Herefordshire -19 8 £35,000 -33.33%
Halesowen - 7 £24,500 -
Dudley +15 5 £18,000 -57.64%
West Bromwich +7 2 £50,000 +75.43%
Degree
England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 January 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.

1 333 (33.17%) Computer Science
2 251 (25.00%) SQL
3 209 (20.82%) JavaScript
4 208 (20.72%) HTML
5 199 (19.82%) .NET
5 199 (19.82%) Software Engineering
6 184 (18.33%) C#
7 181 (18.03%) Agile Software Development
8 180 (17.93%) Finance
8 180 (17.93%) CSS
9 166 (16.53%) Microsoft
10 157 (15.64%) SQL Server
11 155 (15.44%) Project Management
12 142 (14.14%) Java
13 139 (13.84%) ITIL
13 139 (13.84%) MS Excel
14 128 (12.75%) ASP.NET
15 115 (11.45%) MVC
15 115 (11.45%) Data Centre
16 114 (11.35%) Windows
17 107 (10.66%) Oracle
18 106 (10.56%) Continuous Improvement
19 102 (10.16%) Analytical Skills
20 101 (10.06%) Service Delivery
21 100 (9.96%) Web Development
22 99 (9.86%) Retail
23 98 (9.76%) Linux
23 98 (9.76%) Presales
24 94 (9.36%) Business Intelligence
25 89 (8.86%) PRINCE2

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 30 (2.99%) SAS
2 16 (1.59%) IIS
3 15 (1.49%) CMS
4 13 (1.29%) SharePoint
5 12 (1.20%) Apache
5 12 (1.20%) MS Exchange
5 12 (1.20%) Umbraco
6 9 (0.90%) Tomcat
7 8 (0.80%) Apache Spark
7 8 (0.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 8 (0.80%) SharePoint 2013
8 7 (0.70%) Drupal
9 6 (0.60%) Documentum
9 6 (0.60%) Elasticsearch
9 6 (0.60%) WordPress
10 5 (0.50%) WebLogic
11 4 (0.40%) ArcGIS
11 4 (0.40%) IBM Domino
11 4 (0.40%) IBM Notes
11 4 (0.40%) JBoss
Applications
1 139 (13.84%) MS Excel
2 40 (3.98%) MS Office
3 27 (2.69%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (1.20%) MS Visio
5 9 (0.90%) MS Project
6 7 (0.70%) SPSS
7 6 (0.60%) Photoshop
8 5 (0.50%) SOLIDWORKS
9 3 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 3 (0.30%) PTC Creo
10 2 (0.20%) Abaqus
10 2 (0.20%) Siemens NX
10 2 (0.20%) Simulink
10 2 (0.20%) Windchill
11 1 (0.100%) Adobe Premiere
11 1 (0.100%) Blender
11 1 (0.100%) CATIA
11 1 (0.100%) InfoPath
11 1 (0.100%) Pro/ENGINEER
11 1 (0.100%) Solid Edge
Business Applications
1 16 (1.59%) Sentinel
2 15 (1.49%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (0.90%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 6 (0.60%) Magento
5 5 (0.50%) Infor LN
5 5 (0.50%) Oracle 11i
5 5 (0.50%) Oracle EBS R12
5 5 (0.50%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 4 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (0.40%) Infor M3
6 4 (0.40%) Oracle Financials
6 4 (0.40%) SAP Business One
6 4 (0.40%) SAP MM
7 3 (0.30%) Sage 200
8 2 (0.20%) OpenText VIM for SAP
8 2 (0.20%) Oracle Payables
8 2 (0.20%) SAP CO
8 2 (0.20%) SAP FI/CO
8 2 (0.20%) SAP MDM
8 2 (0.20%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 67 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 58 (5.78%) Amazon AWS
3 45 (4.48%) PaaS
4 43 (4.28%) Amazon EC2
4 43 (4.28%) IaaS
5 29 (2.89%) SaaS
6 19 (1.89%) GitHub
7 14 (1.39%) Office 365
8 9 (0.90%) Google Cloud Platform
9 7 (0.70%) G Suite
10 6 (0.60%) Azure Active Directory
10 6 (0.60%) Yammer
11 5 (0.50%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 5 (0.50%) Google Compute Engine
11 5 (0.50%) Heroku
12 3 (0.30%) Google Analytics
13 2 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
14 1 (0.100%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 1 (0.100%) Firebase
14 1 (0.100%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 50 (4.98%) Firewall
2 48 (4.78%) WAN
3 40 (3.98%) LAN
4 32 (3.19%) DNS
5 27 (2.69%) DHCP
6 19 (1.89%) OSPF
6 19 (1.89%) VPN
7 15 (1.49%) TCP/IP
8 13 (1.29%) Internet
9 12 (1.20%) 802.11
10 10 (1.00%) Wireless
11 9 (0.90%) SAN
12 5 (0.50%) Wireshark
12 5 (0.50%) WLAN
13 4 (0.40%) Bluetooth
13 4 (0.40%) HTTP
13 4 (0.40%) Network Security
13 4 (0.40%) SSL
14 3 (0.30%) Skype
14 3 (0.30%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 157 (15.64%) SQL Server
2 87 (8.67%) MySQL
3 43 (4.28%) Relational Database
4 32 (3.19%) DB2
5 30 (2.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 25 (2.49%) Big Data
6 25 (2.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 20 (1.99%) NoSQL
8 16 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
9 15 (1.49%) MongoDB
10 13 (1.29%) RDBMS
10 13 (1.29%) SQL Server 2008
10 13 (1.29%) SQL Server 2012
11 12 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 11 (1.10%) Apache Hive
12 11 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
13 10 (1.00%) Power BI
14 8 (0.80%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 8 (0.80%) Spatial Data
15 7 (0.70%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 48 (4.78%) Git (software)
2 25 (2.49%) Visual Studio
3 23 (2.29%) JIRA
4 20 (1.99%) Jenkins
5 18 (1.79%) Selenium
6 13 (1.29%) JUnit
6 13 (1.29%) TeamCity
7 11 (1.10%) Subversion
8 9 (0.90%) Cucumber
8 9 (0.90%) Mercurial
9 7 (0.70%) gulp
9 7 (0.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 6 (0.60%) Grunt
10 6 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (0.50%) AppVeyor
11 5 (0.50%) Concordion
11 5 (0.50%) WebDriver
12 4 (0.40%) Dreamweaver
12 4 (0.40%) GDB
13 3 (0.30%) Oracle Forms
General
1 180 (17.93%) Finance
2 99 (9.86%) Retail
3 75 (7.47%) Marketing
4 55 (5.48%) Publishing
5 53 (5.28%) Manufacturing
6 45 (4.48%) Automotive
7 43 (4.28%) Electronics
8 26 (2.59%) Legal
9 24 (2.39%) Games
10 14 (1.39%) Advertising
11 13 (1.29%) Banking
12 7 (0.70%) Aerospace
12 7 (0.70%) Investment Banking
13 6 (0.60%) French Language
13 6 (0.60%) Law
13 6 (0.60%) Telecoms
14 5 (0.50%) Local Government
14 5 (0.50%) Spanish Language
15 4 (0.40%) German Language
15 4 (0.40%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 281 (27.99%) Developer
2 146 (14.54%) Analyst
3 125 (12.45%) Graduate
4 119 (11.85%) Junior
5 78 (7.77%) Junior Developer
6 70 (6.97%) .NET Developer
7 69 (6.87%) Architect
8 64 (6.37%) C# Developer
9 62 (6.18%) Graduate Developer
10 52 (5.18%) Java Developer
11 48 (4.78%) Software Engineer
12 42 (4.18%) Consultant
13 41 (4.08%) PHP Developer
14 40 (3.98%) Solutions Architect
15 39 (3.88%) Business Analyst
16 36 (3.59%) Junior C# Developer
17 34 (3.39%) C# .NET Developer
18 30 (2.99%) Project Manager
18 30 (2.99%) Software Developer
19 27 (2.69%) Graduate .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 208 (20.72%) HTML
2 199 (19.82%) .NET
3 180 (17.93%) CSS
4 128 (12.75%) ASP.NET
5 85 (8.47%) jQuery
6 62 (6.18%) ASP.NET MVC
6 62 (6.18%) XML
7 61 (6.08%) Web Services
8 58 (5.78%) AngularJS
9 57 (5.68%) HTML5
10 38 (3.78%) CSS3
11 34 (3.39%) .NET Framework
11 34 (3.39%) Ajax
12 31 (3.09%) J2EE
13 25 (2.49%) Spring
14 20 (1.99%) WCF
15 19 (1.89%) Hibernate
15 19 (1.89%) SOAP
16 18 (1.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 17 (1.69%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 333 (33.17%) Computer Science
2 115 (11.45%) Data Centre
3 102 (10.16%) Analytical Skills
4 61 (6.08%) Mathematics
5 41 (4.08%) CMDB
6 39 (3.88%) User Experience
7 37 (3.69%) Mobile App
8 32 (3.19%) Management Information System
9 27 (2.69%) Physics
10 23 (2.29%) Enterprise Software
11 22 (2.19%) Public Cloud
12 14 (1.39%) Social Media
13 13 (1.29%) Smart Home
14 12 (1.20%) Inversion of Control
14 12 (1.20%) Virtual Team
15 11 (1.10%) PMI
15 11 (1.10%) Statistics
16 10 (1.00%) Client/Server
16 10 (1.00%) Credit Risk
16 10 (1.00%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 114 (11.35%) Windows
2 98 (9.76%) Linux
3 49 (4.88%) Unix
4 46 (4.58%) Windows 7
5 35 (3.49%) Windows 10
6 31 (3.09%) Windows Server
7 23 (2.29%) Android
8 22 (2.19%) Apple iOS
8 22 (2.19%) Windows 8
9 17 (1.69%) Windows Vista
10 11 (1.10%) Embedded Linux
11 10 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (0.80%) Solaris
13 7 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
14 6 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
15 5 (0.50%) Ubuntu
15 5 (0.50%) Windows XP
16 4 (0.40%) Mac OS X
16 4 (0.40%) Windows Mobile
17 1 (0.100%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 199 (19.82%) Software Engineering
2 181 (18.03%) Agile Software Development
3 155 (15.44%) Project Management
4 139 (13.84%) ITIL
5 115 (11.45%) MVC
6 106 (10.56%) Continuous Improvement
7 101 (10.06%) Service Delivery
8 100 (9.96%) Web Development
9 98 (9.76%) Presales
10 94 (9.36%) Business Intelligence
11 89 (8.86%) PRINCE2
12 81 (8.07%) Line Management
13 62 (6.18%) CRM
14 61 (6.08%) OO
15 59 (5.88%) Analytics
16 57 (5.68%) Mentoring
17 56 (5.58%) Service Management
18 55 (5.48%) Requirements Analysis
19 54 (5.38%) Root Cause Analysis
19 54 (5.38%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 251 (25.00%) SQL
2 209 (20.82%) JavaScript
3 184 (18.33%) C#
4 142 (14.14%) Java
5 75 (7.47%) PHP
6 68 (6.77%) Python
7 55 (5.48%) C++
8 44 (4.38%) C
9 38 (3.78%) T-SQL
9 38 (3.78%) VB.NET
10 32 (3.19%) PowerShell
11 26 (2.59%) R
12 24 (2.39%) VB
13 19 (1.89%) Ruby
14 14 (1.39%) PL/SQL
15 13 (1.29%) Bash Shell
15 13 (1.29%) Embedded C
16 12 (1.20%) MATLAB
17 11 (1.10%) Perl
17 11 (1.10%) VBA
Qualifications
1 72 (7.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 64 (6.37%) ISEB
3 60 (5.98%) PMP
4 57 (5.68%) PMI Certification
5 51 (5.08%) MCSE
6 38 (3.78%) ITIL Certification
7 37 (3.69%) MCP
8 35 (3.49%) Security Cleared
9 31 (3.09%) SC Cleared
10 27 (2.69%) CCNA
10 27 (2.69%) Cisco Certification
11 23 (2.29%) CISSP
11 23 (2.29%) HND
12 18 (1.79%) CISM
13 15 (1.49%) MCSD
13 15 (1.49%) PhD
14 13 (1.29%) ISTQB
15 11 (1.10%) Sun Certification
16 9 (0.90%) Citrix Certification
16 9 (0.90%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (7.07%) QA
2 36 (3.59%) SLA
3 23 (2.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 17 (1.69%) Data Quality
5 9 (0.90%) PCI DSS
6 6 (0.60%) ISO 9001
7 5 (0.50%) ISO22301
7 5 (0.50%) ISO27002
7 5 (0.50%) ISO27005
8 4 (0.40%) MISRA
9 3 (0.30%) IEC 61508
9 3 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.20%) ISO13485
10 2 (0.20%) ISO26262
10 2 (0.20%) P3O
11 1 (0.100%) ISO 9000
11 1 (0.100%) MISRA C
11 1 (0.100%) RMADS
System Software
1 64 (6.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 49 (4.88%) Active Directory
3 43 (4.28%) Virtual Machines
4 12 (1.20%) Firmware
4 12 (1.20%) Hyper-V
5 9 (0.90%) Docker
6 4 (0.40%) Cygwin
6 4 (0.40%) Squid
7 3 (0.30%) HDFS
8 2 (0.20%) Apache Flume
8 2 (0.20%) Snort
9 1 (0.100%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.100%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.100%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.100%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.100%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 43 (4.28%) SCVMM
2 18 (1.79%) SCCM
3 13 (1.29%) SCOrch
3 13 (1.29%) vRealize
4 6 (0.60%) AirWatch
5 3 (0.30%) Backup Exec
5 3 (0.30%) Hadoop YARN
6 2 (0.20%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (0.20%) Kubernetes
6 2 (0.20%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (0.20%) Oozie
6 2 (0.20%) RSA enVision
7 1 (0.100%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.100%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (0.100%) Nessus
7 1 (0.100%) Nmap
7 1 (0.100%) Puppet
7 1 (0.100%) WSUS
Vendors
1 166 (16.53%) Microsoft
2 107 (10.66%) Oracle
3 83 (8.27%) HP
4 76 (7.57%) VMware
5 73 (7.27%) Cisco
6 66 (6.57%) CheckPoint
7 47 (4.68%) IBM
8 46 (4.58%) Juniper
9 37 (3.69%) EMC
10 36 (3.59%) Citrix
11 35 (3.49%) Google
12 30 (2.99%) BMC
12 30 (2.99%) Fortinet
12 30 (2.99%) NetApp
13 29 (2.89%) SAP
14 12 (1.20%) F5
15 11 (1.10%) Brocade
15 11 (1.10%) Sun
16 10 (1.00%) Informatica
17 8 (0.80%) Pega
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000 + Benefits
Posted: 36 minutes ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Colossus Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum, Benefits 0
Posted: 1 hour ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 45,000 + benefits
Posted: 45 minutes ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 Per Annum 35K-50K
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 Per Annum 35K-50K
Posted: 1 hour ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 28 minutes ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £18000.00 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Oscar
Salary: £2000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 to 60,000 DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Colossus Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £21,999 per annum £19000 - £21000 per annum, Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Attractive benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Searchability
Salary: £22000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwickshire
Computer People
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Up to £35,000 +benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago