The first table below looks at the demand for Degree in IT jobs advertised for the Westminster region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 9 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Westminster region.

Location
3 months to
9 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 9 1 4
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Permanent jobs citing Degree 4 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster 12.90% 45.45% 44.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 4
Average salary - £41,413 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +31.46%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Qualifications Category
Westminster
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
4 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster 12.90% 45.45% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 4
Average salary - £48,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +52.38%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Degree
London

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Westminster

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Westminster

Degree
Salary Trend in Westminster

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

Degree Salary Trend in Westminster

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Westminster

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, IT jobs across the Westminster 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 20 (76.92%) SQL
2 18 (69.23%) QA
3 13 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 12 (46.15%) Microsoft
4 12 (46.15%) C#
4 12 (46.15%) SQL Server
5 11 (42.31%) OO
5 11 (42.31%) Git (software)
5 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (42.31%) TDD
6 10 (38.46%) Team Foundation Server
6 10 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (38.46%) Unit Testing
6 10 (38.46%) .NET Framework
6 10 (38.46%) VB
6 10 (38.46%) .NET
6 10 (38.46%) ASP.NET
6 10 (38.46%) MCP
6 10 (38.46%) MCAD
6 10 (38.46%) MCSD
6 10 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (38.46%) MVC
6 10 (38.46%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 10 (38.46%) Unity DI Container
6 10 (38.46%) Relational Database
7 8 (30.77%) Data Quality
7 8 (30.77%) SPSS
7 8 (30.77%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (30.77%) Data Modelling
7 8 (30.77%) Data Mining

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Westminster by Category

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, IT jobs across the Westminster 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 8 (30.77%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (30.77%) SPSS
2 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 10 (38.46%) Relational Database
3 8 (30.77%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (30.77%) Data Mining
4 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (42.31%) Git (software)
2 10 (38.46%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (3.85%) Maven
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Developer
2 12 (46.15%) Analyst
3 10 (38.46%) ASP.NET Developer
3 10 (38.46%) .NET Developer
4 8 (30.77%) Data Analyst
4 8 (30.77%) Analyst Programmer
4 8 (30.77%) Programmer
4 8 (30.77%) Data Quality Analyst
4 8 (30.77%) SAS Programmer
4 8 (30.77%) SAS Analyst
4 8 (30.77%) SAS Analyst Programmer
4 8 (30.77%) Quality Analyst
4 8 (30.77%) Data Programmer
5 4 (15.38%) UML Business Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) Business Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) Agile Business Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) DBA
6 2 (7.69%) SQL Server DBA
6 2 (7.69%) SQL Developer
6 2 (7.69%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC
1 10 (38.46%) .NET Framework
1 10 (38.46%) .NET
1 10 (38.46%) ASP.NET
1 10 (38.46%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 10 (38.46%) Unity DI Container
2 1 (3.85%) Spring
2 1 (3.85%) J2EE
2 1 (3.85%) Flash
2 1 (3.85%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 13 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (30.77%) Taxonomies
2 8 (30.77%) Ontologies
2 8 (30.77%) Statistics
2 8 (30.77%) Semantic Web
3 1 (3.85%) CCTV
3 1 (3.85%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.85%) Physics
3 1 (3.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) OO
1 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (42.31%) TDD
2 10 (38.46%) Unit Testing
2 10 (38.46%) MVC
3 8 (30.77%) Data Modelling
3 8 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (15.38%) Business Analysis
4 4 (15.38%) Scrum
4 4 (15.38%) UML
5 2 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 20 (76.92%) SQL
2 12 (46.15%) C#
3 10 (38.46%) VB
4 8 (30.77%) R
5 2 (7.69%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (38.46%) MCP
1 10 (38.46%) MCAD
1 10 (38.46%) MCSD
1 10 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (69.23%) QA
2 8 (30.77%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 12 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle