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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 15 10 20
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +10
Permanent jobs citing Degree 37 40 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 14.98% 16.33% 14.01%
As % of the Qualifications category 60.66% 64.52% 50.88%
Number of salaries quoted 32 34 19
Average salary £40,000 £25,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.86% +2.00%
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
61 62 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 24.70% 25.31% 27.54%
Number of salaries quoted 54 55 45
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 £21,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 2 October 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 2 October 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 +10 12 £40,000 +110.52% 1
Redditch -8 6 £20,000 -32.20% 1
Malvern -3 5 £42,500 +13.33%
Worcester -13 4 £33,250 +47.77% 3
Degree
West Midlands

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 45 (57.69%) Computer Science
2 43 (55.13%) SQL
3 42 (53.85%) C#
4 41 (52.56%) .NET
5 32 (41.03%) HTML
6 31 (39.74%) CSS
7 30 (38.46%) JavaScript
8 27 (34.62%) SQL Server
9 26 (33.33%) ASP.NET
10 20 (25.64%) VB.NET
10 20 (25.64%) Software Engineering
11 18 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
12 16 (20.51%) C++
13 15 (19.23%) VB
13 15 (19.23%) Windows
14 13 (16.67%) SharePoint
15 12 (15.38%) Microsoft
16 10 (12.82%) Pharmaceutical
16 10 (12.82%) OO
16 10 (12.82%) Java
16 10 (12.82%) Time Management
17 9 (11.54%) Mathematics
17 9 (11.54%) PL/SQL
17 9 (11.54%) Oracle
17 9 (11.54%) Linux
17 9 (11.54%) Oracle Reports
17 9 (11.54%) MVC
18 8 (10.26%) Shell Script
18 8 (10.26%) OLTP
18 8 (10.26%) Project Management

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 13 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 7 (8.97%) IBM Notes
2 7 (8.97%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (1.28%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (10.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.56%) MS Office
3 1 (1.28%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.13%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.28%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (34.62%) SQL Server
2 9 (11.54%) Oracle Reports
3 8 (10.26%) OLTP
3 8 (10.26%) Oracle Database 10g
3 8 (10.26%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (10.26%) Big Data
3 8 (10.26%) Oracle ODI
3 8 (10.26%) Oracle Database 12c
3 8 (10.26%) Oracle Database
4 5 (6.41%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (3.85%) Data Mining
5 3 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.28%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (10.26%) ClearCase
1 8 (10.26%) Toad
1 8 (10.26%) Mercurial
2 5 (6.41%) Visual Studio
3 4 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.28%) PVCS
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.28%) Hudson
4 1 (1.28%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.28%) LabVIEW
4 1 (1.28%) CruiseControl
4 1 (1.28%) Maven
General
1 10 (12.82%) Pharmaceutical
2 7 (8.97%) Aerospace
2 7 (8.97%) Automotive
2 7 (8.97%) Manufacturing
3 6 (7.69%) Finance
4 5 (6.41%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.85%) Electronics
6 2 (2.56%) Banking
6 2 (2.56%) Retail
6 2 (2.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 38 (48.72%) Developer
2 24 (30.77%) .NET Developer
3 20 (25.64%) Graduate
4 18 (23.08%) ASP.NET Developer
5 14 (17.95%) Analyst
6 12 (15.38%) Graduate Developer
7 8 (10.26%) Junior
7 8 (10.26%) DBA
7 8 (10.26%) Systems Developer
8 7 (8.97%) Oracle DBA
8 7 (8.97%) Junior Developer
8 7 (8.97%) Software Engineer
8 7 (8.97%) Graduate .NET Developer
9 6 (7.69%) Analyst Programmer
9 6 (7.69%) Programmer
10 4 (5.13%) C# Developer
10 4 (5.13%) Applications Support
10 4 (5.13%) Administrator
10 4 (5.13%) Graduate Programmer
10 4 (5.13%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (52.56%) .NET
2 32 (41.03%) HTML
3 31 (39.74%) CSS
4 26 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 8 (10.26%) XML
5 8 (10.26%) Oracle Streams
6 5 (6.41%) MFC
7 3 (3.85%) Ajax
7 3 (3.85%) .NET Framework
7 3 (3.85%) jQuery
8 2 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (1.28%) WPF
9 1 (1.28%) WinForms
9 1 (1.28%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 45 (57.69%) Computer Science
2 18 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (11.54%) Mathematics
4 8 (10.26%) Replication
5 7 (8.97%) Physics
6 3 (3.85%) VHDL
6 3 (3.85%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 3 (3.85%) Digital Media
7 2 (2.56%) Smart Meter
7 2 (2.56%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.28%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.28%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 15 (19.23%) Windows
2 9 (11.54%) Linux
3 8 (10.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (25.64%) Software Engineering
2 10 (12.82%) Time Management
2 10 (12.82%) OO
3 9 (11.54%) MVC
4 8 (10.26%) Project Management
4 8 (10.26%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (8.97%) Web Development
5 7 (8.97%) Unit Testing
5 7 (8.97%) UML
6 5 (6.41%) PRINCE2
6 5 (6.41%) Requirements Management
6 5 (6.41%) Project Planning
7 4 (5.13%) Scrum
7 4 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (5.13%) TDD
8 3 (3.85%) CRM
8 3 (3.85%) CAD
8 3 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (3.85%) Logistics
8 3 (3.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 43 (55.13%) SQL
2 42 (53.85%) C#
3 30 (38.46%) JavaScript
4 20 (25.64%) VB.NET
5 16 (20.51%) C++
6 15 (19.23%) VB
7 10 (12.82%) Java
8 9 (11.54%) PL/SQL
9 8 (10.26%) Shell Script
10 7 (8.97%) C
11 5 (6.41%) VC++
12 3 (3.85%) Embedded C
12 3 (3.85%) PHP
13 2 (2.56%) T-SQL
14 1 (1.28%) VBScript
14 1 (1.28%) Perl
14 1 (1.28%) MATLAB
14 1 (1.28%) VB6
14 1 (1.28%) PowerShell
14 1 (1.28%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (3.85%) CIPD
2 2 (2.56%) MCSD
2 2 (2.56%) HND
2 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.28%) PMP
3 1 (1.28%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.28%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.13%) ISO 9000
1 4 (5.13%) TickIT
2 1 (1.28%) QA
System Software
1 8 (10.26%) Oracle RMAN
1 8 (10.26%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.28%) vSphere
2 1 (1.28%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (10.26%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.28%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 9 (11.54%) Oracle
3 7 (8.97%) Lotus
4 3 (3.85%) SAP
4 3 (3.85%) EMC
5 2 (2.56%) Cognos
6 1 (1.28%) JBoss
6 1 (1.28%) Borland
6 1 (1.28%) VMware
6 1 (1.28%) ION Trading
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