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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 13 15 25
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +10
Permanent jobs citing Degree 46 31 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 16.79% 13.42% 10.59%
As % of the Qualifications category 64.79% 52.54% 45.45%
Number of salaries quoted 40 25 20
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,600 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,900 £50,000
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
71 59 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 25.91% 25.54% 23.31%
Number of salaries quoted 63 53 48
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,800 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,995 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +2.48%

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 August 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 August 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
Worcester -10 12 £28,000 +7.69%
Bromsgrove - 9 £40,000 - 2
Malvern - 7 £45,000 -
Redditch -4 6 £22,500 -30.76% 3
Droitwich - 1 £30,000 -
Degree
West Midlands

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 42 (51.85%) C#
1 42 (51.85%) .NET
1 42 (51.85%) Computer Science
2 41 (50.62%) SQL
3 27 (33.33%) HTML
4 25 (30.86%) JavaScript
4 25 (30.86%) CSS
5 24 (29.63%) Software Engineering
6 21 (25.93%) SQL Server
7 20 (24.69%) ASP.NET
8 19 (23.46%) Windows
9 16 (19.75%) C++
10 14 (17.28%) VB.NET
10 14 (17.28%) SharePoint
10 14 (17.28%) Microsoft
11 12 (14.81%) VB
11 12 (14.81%) C
12 11 (13.58%) MS Excel
12 11 (13.58%) Manufacturing
12 11 (13.58%) Pharmaceutical
12 11 (13.58%) Unit Testing
13 10 (12.35%) Time Management
13 10 (12.35%) Finance
14 9 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
14 9 (11.11%) VC++
14 9 (11.11%) Linux
14 9 (11.11%) PL/SQL
14 9 (11.11%) MFC
14 9 (11.11%) Oracle
14 9 (11.11%) Agile Software Development

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (17.28%) SharePoint
2 8 (9.88%) IBM Notes
2 8 (9.88%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (1.23%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (13.58%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.47%) MS Office
3 1 (1.23%) MS Project
3 1 (1.23%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 2 (2.47%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.23%) SAP CRM
2 1 (1.23%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.94%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.23%) Firewall
2 1 (1.23%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (1.23%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (25.93%) SQL Server
2 9 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
3 8 (9.88%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (9.88%) Big Data
3 8 (9.88%) Oracle ODI
3 8 (9.88%) Oracle Database 12c
3 8 (9.88%) Oracle Database
3 8 (9.88%) Oracle Database 10g
3 8 (9.88%) OLTP
4 4 (4.94%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (3.70%) Data Mining
5 3 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.23%) SAP BW
6 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (9.88%) Mercurial
1 8 (9.88%) Team Foundation Server
1 8 (9.88%) ClearCase
1 8 (9.88%) Toad
2 3 (3.70%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.23%) LabVIEW
3 1 (1.23%) PVCS
3 1 (1.23%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.23%) Maven
3 1 (1.23%) CruiseControl
3 1 (1.23%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.23%) Hudson
General
1 11 (13.58%) Manufacturing
1 11 (13.58%) Pharmaceutical
2 10 (12.35%) Finance
3 7 (8.64%) Aerospace
3 7 (8.64%) Automotive
4 4 (4.94%) Electronics
5 3 (3.70%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.47%) Retail
6 2 (2.47%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (40.74%) Developer
2 19 (23.46%) .NET Developer
3 17 (20.99%) Graduate
4 14 (17.28%) ASP.NET Developer
5 13 (16.05%) Analyst
6 12 (14.81%) Software Engineer
7 9 (11.11%) Systems Developer
7 9 (11.11%) Graduate Developer
8 8 (9.88%) DBA
9 7 (8.64%) Oracle DBA
10 6 (7.41%) .NET Software Engineer
10 6 (7.41%) C# Software Engineer
11 5 (6.17%) Junior
11 5 (6.17%) Graduate .NET Developer
12 4 (4.94%) Tester
12 4 (4.94%) Applications Support
12 4 (4.94%) Administrator
12 4 (4.94%) Analyst Programmer
12 4 (4.94%) Programmer
13 3 (3.70%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (51.85%) .NET
2 27 (33.33%) HTML
3 25 (30.86%) CSS
4 20 (24.69%) ASP.NET
5 9 (11.11%) MFC
6 8 (9.88%) Oracle Streams
7 6 (7.41%) XML
8 3 (3.70%) .NET Framework
8 3 (3.70%) jQuery
8 3 (3.70%) Ajax
9 2 (2.47%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (1.23%) WinForms
10 1 (1.23%) Classic ASP
10 1 (1.23%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 42 (51.85%) Computer Science
2 8 (9.88%) Replication
3 7 (8.64%) Mathematics
4 4 (4.94%) Physics
5 3 (3.70%) VHDL
5 3 (3.70%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 3 (3.70%) Digital Media
6 2 (2.47%) Smart Meter
6 2 (2.47%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (2.47%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.23%) Firmware
7 1 (1.23%) Chemistry
7 1 (1.23%) RMADS
7 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 19 (23.46%) Windows
2 9 (11.11%) Linux
3 8 (9.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (29.63%) Software Engineering
2 11 (13.58%) Unit Testing
3 10 (12.35%) Time Management
4 9 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (11.11%) TDD
5 8 (9.88%) Web Development
5 8 (9.88%) Performance Tuning
5 8 (9.88%) OO
5 8 (9.88%) Scrum
6 7 (8.64%) MVC
7 5 (6.17%) Project Management
7 5 (6.17%) Manual Testing
8 4 (4.94%) CRM
8 4 (4.94%) UML
8 4 (4.94%) PRINCE2
9 3 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (3.70%) Security Management
9 3 (3.70%) CAD
9 3 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (3.70%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 42 (51.85%) C#
2 41 (50.62%) SQL
3 25 (30.86%) JavaScript
4 16 (19.75%) C++
5 14 (17.28%) VB.NET
6 12 (14.81%) VB
6 12 (14.81%) C
7 9 (11.11%) VC++
7 9 (11.11%) PL/SQL
8 8 (9.88%) Shell Script
9 7 (8.64%) Java
10 3 (3.70%) Embedded C
11 2 (2.47%) PHP
11 2 (2.47%) T-SQL
11 2 (2.47%) MATLAB
12 1 (1.23%) VBScript
12 1 (1.23%) ABAP
12 1 (1.23%) VBA
12 1 (1.23%) Perl
12 1 (1.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (6.17%) ISEB
2 4 (4.94%) ISTQB
3 3 (3.70%) CIPD
4 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.47%) MCSD
5 1 (1.23%) HND
5 1 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.88%) ISO 9000
1 8 (9.88%) TickIT
2 1 (1.23%) QA
2 1 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.23%) JSP 440
System Software
1 8 (9.88%) Oracle RAC
1 8 (9.88%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.23%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (9.88%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (17.28%) Microsoft
2 9 (11.11%) Oracle
3 8 (9.88%) Lotus
4 4 (4.94%) SAP
5 3 (3.70%) EMC
6 2 (2.47%) Cognos
7 1 (1.23%) VMware
7 1 (1.23%) JBoss
7 1 (1.23%) Borland
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Redditch, Worcestershire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £20000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcestershire
Talent International
Salary: £21000 - £27000 per annum + benefits + training
Posted: 5 days ago
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Redditch
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Redditch
Huxley Associates
Salary: £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Worcestershire
Jumar Solutions
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 16 days ago