The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 15 8 23
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +15
Permanent jobs citing Degree 38 43 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 15.64% 17.92% 11.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 61.29% 67.19% 47.17%
Number of salaries quoted 33 35 16
Average salary £40,000 £27,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Degree
West Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
62 64 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 25.51% 26.67% 24.20%
Number of salaries quoted 55 55 42
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,950 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,800 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

Degree
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Degree Salary Trend in Worcestershire

Degree
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Degree across the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Degree Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

Degree
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bromsgrove +6 12 £40,000 +110.52%
Malvern -2 6 £41,250 +10.00%
Redditch -8 6 £20,000 -32.20% 2
Worcester -16 4 £32,000 +30.61% 3
Degree
West Midlands

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 46 (58.23%) Computer Science
2 44 (55.70%) SQL
3 42 (53.16%) C#
4 41 (51.90%) .NET
5 32 (40.51%) HTML
6 30 (37.97%) JavaScript
6 30 (37.97%) CSS
7 26 (32.91%) SQL Server
8 25 (31.65%) ASP.NET
9 19 (24.05%) VB.NET
9 19 (24.05%) Software Engineering
10 18 (22.78%) Analytical Skills
11 15 (18.99%) VB
11 15 (18.99%) C++
11 15 (18.99%) Windows
12 14 (17.72%) SharePoint
13 11 (13.92%) Microsoft
13 11 (13.92%) OO
13 11 (13.92%) Java
14 10 (12.66%) Time Management
14 10 (12.66%) Pharmaceutical
15 9 (11.39%) PL/SQL
15 9 (11.39%) Oracle
15 9 (11.39%) Linux
15 9 (11.39%) Oracle Reports
15 9 (11.39%) Mathematics
16 8 (10.13%) Web Development
16 8 (10.13%) Oracle RAC
16 8 (10.13%) Oracle Database 11g
16 8 (10.13%) Oracle Streams

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 14 (17.72%) SharePoint
2 8 (10.13%) IBM Notes
2 8 (10.13%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (1.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (10.13%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.53%) MS Office
3 1 (1.27%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.27%) SAP CRM
2 1 (1.27%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.06%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.27%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (32.91%) SQL Server
2 9 (11.39%) Oracle Reports
3 8 (10.13%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (10.13%) Big Data
3 8 (10.13%) Oracle ODI
3 8 (10.13%) Oracle Database 12c
3 8 (10.13%) Oracle Database
3 8 (10.13%) Oracle Database 10g
3 8 (10.13%) OLTP
4 5 (6.33%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (3.80%) Data Mining
5 3 (3.80%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.27%) SAP BW
6 1 (1.27%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (10.13%) Mercurial
1 8 (10.13%) ClearCase
1 8 (10.13%) Toad
2 4 (5.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (5.06%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.27%) LabVIEW
3 1 (1.27%) PVCS
3 1 (1.27%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.27%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.27%) Hudson
3 1 (1.27%) CruiseControl
3 1 (1.27%) Maven
General
1 10 (12.66%) Pharmaceutical
2 7 (8.86%) Aerospace
2 7 (8.86%) Automotive
2 7 (8.86%) Manufacturing
3 6 (7.59%) Finance
4 3 (3.80%) Electronics
4 3 (3.80%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.53%) Retail
5 2 (2.53%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 39 (49.37%) Developer
2 23 (29.11%) .NET Developer
3 19 (24.05%) Graduate
4 18 (22.78%) ASP.NET Developer
5 14 (17.72%) Analyst
6 11 (13.92%) Graduate Developer
7 9 (11.39%) Systems Developer
8 8 (10.13%) DBA
9 7 (8.86%) Junior
9 7 (8.86%) Software Engineer
9 7 (8.86%) Oracle DBA
10 6 (7.59%) Graduate .NET Developer
10 6 (7.59%) Junior Developer
10 6 (7.59%) Analyst Programmer
10 6 (7.59%) Programmer
11 4 (5.06%) Graduate Programmer
11 4 (5.06%) .NET Software Engineer
11 4 (5.06%) Graduate Analyst Programmer
11 4 (5.06%) Applications Support
11 4 (5.06%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (51.90%) .NET
2 32 (40.51%) HTML
3 30 (37.97%) CSS
4 25 (31.65%) ASP.NET
5 8 (10.13%) Oracle Streams
6 7 (8.86%) XML
7 5 (6.33%) MFC
8 3 (3.80%) Ajax
8 3 (3.80%) jQuery
8 3 (3.80%) .NET Framework
9 2 (2.53%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (1.27%) WinForms
10 1 (1.27%) Classic ASP
10 1 (1.27%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 46 (58.23%) Computer Science
2 18 (22.78%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (11.39%) Mathematics
4 8 (10.13%) Replication
5 7 (8.86%) Physics
6 3 (3.80%) VHDL
6 3 (3.80%) Digital Media
6 3 (3.80%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 2 (2.53%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (2.53%) Smart Meter
7 2 (2.53%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.27%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 15 (18.99%) Windows
2 9 (11.39%) Linux
3 8 (10.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (24.05%) Software Engineering
2 11 (13.92%) OO
3 10 (12.66%) Time Management
4 8 (10.13%) Web Development
4 8 (10.13%) Performance Tuning
4 8 (10.13%) Project Management
4 8 (10.13%) MVC
5 7 (8.86%) UML
5 7 (8.86%) Unit Testing
6 6 (7.59%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (6.33%) TDD
7 5 (6.33%) Requirements Management
7 5 (6.33%) Project Planning
8 4 (5.06%) CRM
8 4 (5.06%) PRINCE2
8 4 (5.06%) Scrum
9 3 (3.80%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (3.80%) CAD
9 3 (3.80%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 3 (3.80%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 44 (55.70%) SQL
2 42 (53.16%) C#
3 30 (37.97%) JavaScript
4 19 (24.05%) VB.NET
5 15 (18.99%) VB
5 15 (18.99%) C++
6 11 (13.92%) Java
7 9 (11.39%) PL/SQL
8 8 (10.13%) Shell Script
9 7 (8.86%) C
10 5 (6.33%) VC++
11 3 (3.80%) PHP
11 3 (3.80%) Embedded C
12 2 (2.53%) T-SQL
13 1 (1.27%) MATLAB
13 1 (1.27%) VBScript
13 1 (1.27%) ABAP
13 1 (1.27%) VBA
13 1 (1.27%) Perl
13 1 (1.27%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (3.80%) CIPD
2 2 (2.53%) HND
2 2 (2.53%) MCSD
2 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.27%) ISEB
3 1 (1.27%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.06%) ISO 9000
1 4 (5.06%) TickIT
2 1 (1.27%) QA
System Software
1 8 (10.13%) Oracle RAC
1 8 (10.13%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.27%) vSphere
2 1 (1.27%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (10.13%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (13.92%) Microsoft
2 9 (11.39%) Oracle
3 8 (10.13%) Lotus
4 4 (5.06%) SAP
5 3 (3.80%) EMC
6 2 (2.53%) Cognos
7 1 (1.27%) VMware
7 1 (1.27%) JBoss
7 1 (1.27%) Borland
Redditch
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Hereford and Worcester
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £45000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits package / Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Redditch
Huxley Associates
Salary: £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago