The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT jobs advertised for the Worcester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 11 8 21
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +13
Permanent jobs citing Degree 14 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 15.38% 10.94% 6.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 73.68% 38.89% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 5
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £37,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Degree
Worcestershire

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

Qualifications Category
Worcester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
19 18 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 20.88% 28.13% 16.33%
Number of salaries quoted 18 18 15
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,100 £25,000 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

Degree
Salary Trend in Worcester

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

Degree Salary Trend in Worcester

Degree
Salary Histogram in Worcester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Degree across the Worcester region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Degree Salary Histogram in Worcester

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Worcester 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 16 (42.11%) .NET
1 16 (42.11%) Finance
2 14 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 14 (36.84%) VB.NET
2 14 (36.84%) Telecoms
2 14 (36.84%) Banking
2 14 (36.84%) Software Engineering
2 14 (36.84%) People Management
3 12 (31.58%) ISEB
3 12 (31.58%) C#
4 10 (26.32%) C++
5 8 (21.05%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (18.42%) Visual Studio
7 6 (15.79%) SQL
8 5 (13.16%) Windows
9 4 (10.53%) Linux
9 4 (10.53%) XML
9 4 (10.53%) HTML
9 4 (10.53%) PL/SQL
9 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
9 4 (10.53%) PRINCE2
9 4 (10.53%) Mathematics
9 4 (10.53%) Physics
9 4 (10.53%) C++/CLI
9 4 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (7.89%) VMware
10 3 (7.89%) Firewall
10 3 (7.89%) Business Analysis
10 3 (7.89%) vSphere
10 3 (7.89%) Toad

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Worcester 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 1 (2.63%) JBoss
1 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
1 1 (2.63%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.26%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.63%) Simulink
2 1 (2.63%) Stateflow
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) Firewall
2 2 (5.26%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.63%) FTP
3 1 (2.63%) BIG-IP
3 1 (2.63%) Network Security
3 1 (2.63%) Modbus
3 1 (2.63%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 8 (21.05%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (5.26%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 7 (18.42%) Visual Studio
2 3 (7.89%) Toad
3 1 (2.63%) CruiseControl
3 1 (2.63%) Maven
3 1 (2.63%) Mercurial
3 1 (2.63%) Hudson
3 1 (2.63%) Artifactory
3 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.63%) Ant
General
1 16 (42.11%) Finance
2 14 (36.84%) Banking
2 14 (36.84%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (39.47%) Developer
1 15 (39.47%) Analyst
2 13 (34.21%) Business Analyst
3 10 (26.32%) .NET Developer
4 8 (21.05%) Programmer
4 8 (21.05%) Software Engineer
4 8 (21.05%) .NET Software Engineer
4 8 (21.05%) .NET Programmer
4 8 (21.05%) VB.NET Programmer
5 6 (15.79%) Financial Business Analyst
5 6 (15.79%) Software Developer
5 6 (15.79%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 4 (10.53%) Junior
7 3 (7.89%) Test Manager
7 3 (7.89%) C# Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Graduate
8 2 (5.26%) Junior Software Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Junior C# Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Graduate Software Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (42.11%) .NET
2 4 (10.53%) XML
2 4 (10.53%) HTML
3 2 (5.26%) CSS
3 2 (5.26%) HTML5
3 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.63%) ATL
4 1 (2.63%) DCOM
4 1 (2.63%) XSL
4 1 (2.63%) Swing
4 1 (2.63%) WinForms
4 1 (2.63%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.63%) WPF
4 1 (2.63%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Mathematics
1 4 (10.53%) Physics
2 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.16%) Windows
2 4 (10.53%) Linux
3 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (5.26%) Android
3 2 (5.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (36.84%) Software Engineering
1 14 (36.84%) People Management
2 4 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (10.53%) PRINCE2
3 3 (7.89%) Business Analysis
3 3 (7.89%) ITIL
4 2 (5.26%) Automated Testing
4 2 (5.26%) Software Testing
4 2 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (5.26%) Integration Testing
4 2 (5.26%) Manual Testing
4 2 (5.26%) System Testing
4 2 (5.26%) Test Strategy
4 2 (5.26%) RAD
4 2 (5.26%) Regression Testing
4 2 (5.26%) MVC
5 1 (2.63%) Validation
5 1 (2.63%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.63%) UML
5 1 (2.63%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 14 (36.84%) VB.NET
2 12 (31.58%) C#
3 10 (26.32%) C++
4 6 (15.79%) SQL
5 4 (10.53%) PL/SQL
5 4 (10.53%) C++/CLI
6 3 (7.89%) JavaScript
7 2 (5.26%) Java
8 1 (2.63%) Perl
8 1 (2.63%) PHP
8 1 (2.63%) C
8 1 (2.63%) VBScript
8 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.63%) VBA
8 1 (2.63%) Python
8 1 (2.63%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 12 (31.58%) ISEB
2 2 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (5.26%) PMP
2 2 (5.26%) PMI Certification
2 2 (5.26%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) QA
2 1 (2.63%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.63%) TickIT
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) vSphere
2 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.89%) VMware
3 2 (5.26%) ION Trading
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle
Worcester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Hereford & Worcester Fire and Rescue Service
Salary: From £27,924 to £29,558 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago