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 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 19 16 20
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Permanent jobs citing Degree 503 553 583
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 9.01% 10.68% 10.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 36.37% 45.59% 36.37%
Number of salaries quoted 364 431 511
Median salary £34,455 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
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
1383 1213 1603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 24.77% 23.43% 27.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1011 965 1408
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,375 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £57,500
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 2 December 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 2 December 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 +1 222 £30,000 -15.49% 18
Warwickshire -15 65 £35,000 -19.71% 10
Coventry -1 56 £38,500 +10.00% 3
Staffordshire -21 36 £40,000 +16.78% 11
Shropshire -1 34 £26,500 -17.18% 5
Worcestershire -3 14 £30,750 +23.00% 8
Wolverhampton +2 11 £35,000 +14.75% 3
Solihull -16 11 £60,000 +83.20% 6
Walsall +13 9 £18,000 -67.27% 2
Herefordshire -7 6 £29,000 -44.76%
Halesowen - 6 £22,750 - 4
Dudley +7 3 £18,000 -50.00%
West Bromwich +3 3 £50,000 +15.60%
Degree
England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 December 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.

1 400 (34.75%) Computer Science
2 328 (28.50%) SQL
3 251 (21.81%) JavaScript
4 243 (21.11%) HTML
5 238 (20.68%) Microsoft
6 233 (20.24%) .NET
7 226 (19.64%) Software Engineering
8 218 (18.94%) C#
9 217 (18.85%) Finance
10 202 (17.55%) CSS
11 200 (17.38%) Agile Software Development
12 194 (16.85%) SQL Server
13 180 (15.64%) Project Management
14 178 (15.46%) Java
15 176 (15.29%) MS Excel
16 156 (13.55%) ITIL
17 154 (13.38%) Windows
18 144 (12.51%) ASP.NET
19 137 (11.90%) Oracle
20 132 (11.47%) MVC
21 127 (11.03%) Analytical Skills
22 118 (10.25%) Linux
23 116 (10.08%) Retail
24 112 (9.73%) jQuery
25 111 (9.64%) Continuous Improvement
26 109 (9.47%) Presales
27 107 (9.30%) Data Centre
27 107 (9.30%) MySQL
28 105 (9.12%) Web Development
29 104 (9.04%) Business Intelligence

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 27 (2.35%) SAS
2 25 (2.17%) Apache
2 25 (2.17%) SharePoint
3 22 (1.91%) IIS
4 16 (1.39%) CMS
5 15 (1.30%) MS Exchange
6 14 (1.22%) SharePoint 2013
7 13 (1.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 12 (1.04%) Documentum
9 11 (0.96%) Umbraco
10 10 (0.87%) Drupal
10 10 (0.87%) Elasticsearch
10 10 (0.87%) JBoss
11 9 (0.78%) Tomcat
12 8 (0.70%) Apache Spark
13 7 (0.61%) IBM Domino
13 7 (0.61%) IBM Notes
14 6 (0.52%) Apache Pig
14 6 (0.52%) GlassFish
14 6 (0.52%) WebLogic
Applications
1 176 (15.29%) MS Excel
2 56 (4.87%) MS Office
3 45 (3.91%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (1.04%) MS Visio
5 11 (0.96%) MS Project
6 6 (0.52%) Photoshop
6 6 (0.52%) SOLIDWORKS
6 6 (0.52%) SPSS
7 4 (0.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 3 (0.26%) Blender
8 3 (0.26%) Simulink
9 2 (0.17%) Abaqus
9 2 (0.17%) CATIA
9 2 (0.17%) PTC Creo
9 2 (0.17%) Siemens NX
10 1 (0.087%) OmniGraffle
10 1 (0.087%) Pro/ENGINEER
10 1 (0.087%) Solid Edge
10 1 (0.087%) Stateflow
10 1 (0.087%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 18 (1.56%) Oracle EBS
2 15 (1.30%) Sentinel
3 13 (1.13%) Oracle 11i
3 13 (1.13%) Oracle EBS R12
4 9 (0.78%) Oracle Financials
5 8 (0.70%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 5 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
6 5 (0.43%) Magento
6 5 (0.43%) Oracle Payables
7 4 (0.35%) Oracle Applications
7 4 (0.35%) Oracle Assets
7 4 (0.35%) Oracle Cash Management
7 4 (0.35%) Oracle General Ledger
7 4 (0.35%) Oracle Receivables
8 3 (0.26%) SAP MM
9 2 (0.17%) SAP CO
9 2 (0.17%) SAP FI
9 2 (0.17%) SAP FI/CO
9 2 (0.17%) SAP MDM
9 2 (0.17%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 62 (5.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 52 (4.52%) Amazon AWS
3 45 (3.91%) PaaS
4 42 (3.65%) IaaS
5 41 (3.56%) Amazon EC2
6 31 (2.69%) SaaS
7 26 (2.26%) GitHub
8 19 (1.65%) Office 365
9 10 (0.87%) Yammer
10 9 (0.78%) Google Cloud Platform
11 8 (0.70%) Azure Active Directory
12 7 (0.61%) G Suite
13 4 (0.35%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 4 (0.35%) Google Analytics
13 4 (0.35%) Google Compute Engine
13 4 (0.35%) Heroku
14 2 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 2 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
15 1 (0.087%) Firebase
15 1 (0.087%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 60 (5.21%) Firewall
2 51 (4.43%) WAN
3 41 (3.56%) LAN
4 39 (3.39%) DNS
5 35 (3.04%) DHCP
6 26 (2.26%) TCP/IP
7 23 (2.00%) VPN
8 20 (1.74%) Internet
9 18 (1.56%) SAN
10 14 (1.22%) OSPF
11 12 (1.04%) 802.11
12 10 (0.87%) Wireless
13 9 (0.78%) SSL
14 7 (0.61%) WLAN
15 6 (0.52%) HTTP
15 6 (0.52%) Network Security
16 5 (0.43%) DAB
16 5 (0.43%) Intranet
16 5 (0.43%) Skype
17 4 (0.35%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 194 (16.85%) SQL Server
2 107 (9.30%) MySQL
3 45 (3.91%) Relational Database
4 44 (3.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 38 (3.30%) PostgreSQL
6 36 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 31 (2.69%) DB2
8 30 (2.61%) SQL Server 2008
9 21 (1.82%) Big Data
10 19 (1.65%) SQL Server 2012
11 17 (1.48%) Data Warehouse
12 14 (1.22%) MongoDB
12 14 (1.22%) NoSQL
12 14 (1.22%) Spatial Data
13 13 (1.13%) RDBMS
13 13 (1.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 12 (1.04%) SQL Server 2005
15 11 (0.96%) Apache Hive
15 11 (0.96%) GIS
16 10 (0.87%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 52 (4.52%) Git (software)
2 30 (2.61%) Selenium
3 29 (2.52%) JIRA
4 28 (2.43%) Visual Studio
5 25 (2.17%) Jenkins
6 19 (1.65%) JUnit
7 13 (1.13%) Cucumber
7 13 (1.13%) TeamCity
8 12 (1.04%) Subversion
9 10 (0.87%) JBehave
10 9 (0.78%) gulp
10 9 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
11 8 (0.70%) Grunt
12 7 (0.61%) Hudson
12 7 (0.61%) Mercurial
12 7 (0.61%) RSpec
12 7 (0.61%) WATIR
13 6 (0.52%) GDB
14 5 (0.43%) AppVeyor
14 5 (0.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 217 (18.85%) Finance
2 116 (10.08%) Retail
3 73 (6.34%) Marketing
4 62 (5.39%) Manufacturing
5 57 (4.95%) Publishing
6 52 (4.52%) Automotive
7 39 (3.39%) Electronics
8 31 (2.69%) Legal
9 29 (2.52%) Games
10 22 (1.91%) Banking
11 14 (1.22%) Investment Banking
12 12 (1.04%) Retail Banking
13 10 (0.87%) Advertising
13 10 (0.87%) Local Government
13 10 (0.87%) Telecoms
14 9 (0.78%) French Language
15 7 (0.61%) Aerospace
16 6 (0.52%) Back Office
16 6 (0.52%) German Language
16 6 (0.52%) Law
Job Titles
1 345 (29.97%) Developer
2 171 (14.86%) Analyst
3 132 (11.47%) Graduate
4 117 (10.17%) Junior
5 93 (8.08%) .NET Developer
6 78 (6.78%) Junior Developer
7 71 (6.17%) C# Developer
8 64 (5.56%) Graduate Developer
9 60 (5.21%) Software Developer
10 59 (5.13%) Software Engineer
11 58 (5.04%) Consultant
12 56 (4.87%) Java Developer
13 53 (4.60%) Architect
14 50 (4.34%) Business Analyst
14 50 (4.34%) C# .NET Developer
15 44 (3.82%) PHP Developer
16 37 (3.21%) ASP.NET Developer
17 35 (3.04%) IT Support
17 35 (3.04%) Project Manager
18 34 (2.95%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 243 (21.11%) HTML
2 233 (20.24%) .NET
3 202 (17.55%) CSS
4 144 (12.51%) ASP.NET
5 112 (9.73%) jQuery
6 86 (7.47%) Web Services
7 76 (6.60%) XML
8 64 (5.56%) HTML5
9 62 (5.39%) ASP.NET MVC
10 57 (4.95%) AngularJS
11 53 (4.60%) CSS3
12 41 (3.56%) .NET Framework
13 38 (3.30%) Ajax
14 35 (3.04%) Spring
15 33 (2.87%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 29 (2.52%) RESTful
17 28 (2.43%) J2EE
18 27 (2.35%) Hibernate
19 25 (2.17%) WCF
20 21 (1.82%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 400 (34.75%) Computer Science
2 127 (11.03%) Analytical Skills
3 107 (9.30%) Data Centre
4 85 (7.38%) Mathematics
5 59 (5.13%) Mobile App
6 47 (4.08%) Management Information System
6 47 (4.08%) User Experience
7 42 (3.65%) CMDB
8 40 (3.48%) Physics
9 26 (2.26%) Enterprise Software
10 19 (1.65%) Virtual Team
11 18 (1.56%) Public Cloud
12 16 (1.39%) Smart Home
13 14 (1.22%) Algorithms
14 13 (1.13%) Security Operations Centre
14 13 (1.13%) Social Media
15 12 (1.04%) Blackberry
15 12 (1.04%) Mobile Computing
16 11 (0.96%) iSeries
16 11 (0.96%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 154 (13.38%) Windows
2 118 (10.25%) Linux
3 71 (6.17%) Unix
4 50 (4.34%) Windows 7
4 50 (4.34%) Windows Server
5 37 (3.21%) Android
6 34 (2.95%) Apple iOS
7 32 (2.78%) Windows 10
8 23 (2.00%) Windows 8
9 22 (1.91%) Windows Vista
10 17 (1.48%) Embedded Linux
10 17 (1.48%) Solaris
10 17 (1.48%) Windows Server 2012
11 13 (1.13%) Windows Server 2003
12 12 (1.04%) Windows Mobile
13 10 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
13 10 (0.87%) Windows XP
14 7 (0.61%) Mac OS X
14 7 (0.61%) SUSE
15 4 (0.35%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 226 (19.64%) Software Engineering
2 200 (17.38%) Agile Software Development
3 180 (15.64%) Project Management
4 156 (13.55%) ITIL
5 132 (11.47%) MVC
6 111 (9.64%) Continuous Improvement
7 109 (9.47%) Presales
8 105 (9.12%) Web Development
9 104 (9.04%) Business Intelligence
10 102 (8.86%) Service Delivery
11 97 (8.43%) PRINCE2
12 76 (6.60%) Line Management
13 75 (6.52%) OO
13 75 (6.52%) Scrum
14 74 (6.43%) SDLC
15 62 (5.39%) Mentoring
16 61 (5.30%) Service Management
17 58 (5.04%) Requirements Analysis
18 56 (4.87%) Analytics
19 55 (4.78%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 328 (28.50%) SQL
2 251 (21.81%) JavaScript
3 218 (18.94%) C#
4 178 (15.46%) Java
5 81 (7.04%) PHP
6 76 (6.60%) C++
7 75 (6.52%) Python
8 69 (5.99%) VB.NET
9 57 (4.95%) T-SQL
10 48 (4.17%) C
11 37 (3.21%) VB
12 36 (3.13%) PowerShell
13 28 (2.43%) Ruby
14 25 (2.17%) R
15 20 (1.74%) Bash Shell
16 19 (1.65%) Perl
16 19 (1.65%) Shell Script
17 17 (1.48%) PL/SQL
18 13 (1.13%) MATLAB
19 11 (0.96%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 77 (6.69%) ISEB
2 76 (6.60%) Microsoft Certification
3 59 (5.13%) PMP
4 56 (4.87%) PMI Certification
5 40 (3.48%) MCSE
6 38 (3.30%) Security Cleared
7 37 (3.21%) Cisco Certification
8 35 (3.04%) ITIL Certification
9 34 (2.95%) CCNA
10 33 (2.87%) CISSP
10 33 (2.87%) SC Cleared
11 28 (2.43%) MCP
12 27 (2.35%) MCSD
13 25 (2.17%) CISM
14 20 (1.74%) ISTQB
15 18 (1.56%) HND
16 16 (1.39%) PhD
17 13 (1.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 12 (1.04%) Sun Certification
19 11 (0.96%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (6.52%) QA
2 31 (2.69%) SLA
3 25 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 19 (1.65%) PCI DSS
5 14 (1.22%) Data Quality
6 8 (0.70%) ISO22301
6 8 (0.70%) ISO27002
6 8 (0.70%) ISO27005
7 6 (0.52%) ISO 9001
8 4 (0.35%) ISO26262
9 3 (0.26%) COBIT
9 3 (0.26%) IEC 61508
9 3 (0.26%) P3O
9 3 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.17%) MISRA
10 2 (0.17%) RMADS
11 1 (0.087%) DICOM
11 1 (0.087%) HL7
11 1 (0.087%) ISO13485
11 1 (0.087%) WCAG
System Software
1 61 (5.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 55 (4.78%) Active Directory
3 41 (3.56%) Virtual Machines
4 21 (1.82%) Hyper-V
5 16 (1.39%) Docker
5 16 (1.39%) Firmware
6 6 (0.52%) Cygwin
6 6 (0.52%) HDFS
7 5 (0.43%) Apache Flume
8 4 (0.35%) Squid
8 4 (0.35%) XenApp
9 3 (0.26%) Sendmail
10 1 (0.087%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.087%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.087%) NFS
10 1 (0.087%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 1 (0.087%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.087%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 41 (3.56%) SCVMM
2 19 (1.65%) SCCM
3 15 (1.30%) SCOrch
3 15 (1.30%) vRealize
4 6 (0.52%) AirWatch
4 6 (0.52%) Hadoop YARN
4 6 (0.52%) Puppet
5 5 (0.43%) Oozie
6 4 (0.35%) Kubernetes
6 4 (0.35%) Oracle RMAN
6 4 (0.35%) Oracle ZFS
6 4 (0.35%) WSUS
7 3 (0.26%) Backup Exec
7 3 (0.26%) Cisco CUCM
7 3 (0.26%) McAfee ePO
7 3 (0.26%) NetBackup
7 3 (0.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 3 (0.26%) Unicenter
8 2 (0.17%) MAILsweeper
8 2 (0.17%) Simpana
Vendors
1 238 (20.68%) Microsoft
2 137 (11.90%) Oracle
3 82 (7.12%) HP
4 73 (6.34%) VMware
5 72 (6.26%) Cisco
6 61 (5.30%) CheckPoint
7 52 (4.52%) IBM
8 46 (4.00%) Juniper
9 37 (3.21%) Citrix
10 35 (3.04%) EMC
10 35 (3.04%) Google
11 31 (2.69%) NetApp
12 29 (2.52%) SAP
13 27 (2.35%) Fortinet
14 26 (2.26%) BMC
15 15 (1.30%) Sun
16 14 (1.22%) F5
17 13 (1.13%) Brocade
18 10 (0.87%) Adobe
18 10 (0.87%) Pega
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Audentia Recruitment LTD
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits Scheme & Flexible Hours
Posted: 8 hours ago
Atherstone, Warwickshire
TNT Global IT
Posted: 10 hours ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Audentia Recruitment LTD
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Evesham, Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £38500.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + holidays, pension, training
Posted: 11 hours ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + bonus, pension, h/care, flexi hrs
Posted: 8 hours ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Up to £35,000 +benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Montagu Olsen Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £18000 - £28000 per annum + Plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + pension +25 days holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum plus bonus etc.
Posted: 2 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Searchability
Salary: £22000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Send
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum + 25 Days Holiday + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum plus benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £39324.00 - £46924.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 45,000 + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwickshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + it
Posted: 4 days ago
Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: COMPETITVE SALARY
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Good bonus and benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £120,000 - £150,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwickshire
Executive Resource Group
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago