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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 17 14 14
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs citing Degree 37 44 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 14.40% 16.79% 14.91%
As % of the Qualifications category 54.41% 62.86% 56.67%
Number of salaries quoted 37 38 27
Average salary £32,532 £40,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.67% +45.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,200 £20,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £45,000 £43,350
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
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
68 70 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 26.46% 26.72% 26.32%
Number of salaries quoted 53 62 52
Average salary £35,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £21,200 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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 +2 17 £35,000 -0.70% 2
Malvern +1 11 £25,000 -42.85%
Kidderminster - 5 £32,532 - 1
Bromsgrove +5 3 £20,000 -50.00% 2
Redditch -10 1 £45,000 +125.00%
Degree
West Midlands

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 49 (61.25%) Software Engineering
2 45 (56.25%) .NET
3 44 (55.00%) C#
4 35 (43.75%) C++
5 34 (42.50%) Computer Science
6 31 (38.75%) HTML
7 30 (37.50%) JavaScript
7 30 (37.50%) Microsoft
8 29 (36.25%) SQL Server
9 27 (33.75%) ASP.NET
10 26 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
11 25 (31.25%) Windows
12 24 (30.00%) SQL
13 21 (26.25%) Scrum
14 18 (22.50%) WPF
14 18 (22.50%) VB.NET
14 18 (22.50%) MFC
15 16 (20.00%) CSS
16 15 (18.75%) Java
16 15 (18.75%) Mentoring
17 13 (16.25%) jQuery
17 13 (16.25%) User Experience
18 12 (15.00%) HTML5
18 12 (15.00%) Visual Studio
19 11 (13.75%) Thin Client
19 11 (13.75%) Web Development
19 11 (13.75%) WinForms
19 11 (13.75%) Fat Client
19 11 (13.75%) SDLC
20 10 (12.50%) C

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 7 (8.75%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.75%) Node.js
3 1 (1.25%) Apache
3 1 (1.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.50%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (2.50%) InDesign
2 2 (2.50%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.25%) PTC Creo
3 1 (1.25%) MS Project
3 1 (1.25%) Windchill
3 1 (1.25%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.75%) Network Security
2 2 (2.50%) Wireless
3 1 (1.25%) FTP
3 1 (1.25%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.25%) Internet
3 1 (1.25%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (36.25%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.75%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (3.75%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.25%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (15.00%) Visual Studio
2 7 (8.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.50%) Metasploit
4 1 (1.25%) VectorCAST
4 1 (1.25%) CANoe
4 1 (1.25%) Subversion
General
1 7 (8.75%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (7.50%) Electronics
3 5 (6.25%) Automotive
4 4 (5.00%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.50%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.25%) Finance
6 1 (1.25%) Retail
6 1 (1.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 35 (43.75%) Developer
2 31 (38.75%) Software Engineer
3 18 (22.50%) Software Developer
4 17 (21.25%) Graduate
5 14 (17.50%) .NET Developer
6 11 (13.75%) C++ Software Engineer
7 10 (12.50%) .NET Software Developer
8 8 (10.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 8 (10.00%) Web Developer
9 7 (8.75%) Junior
9 7 (8.75%) C# Developer
9 7 (8.75%) Senior Software Engineer
10 6 (7.50%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
10 6 (7.50%) C# .NET Developer
11 5 (6.25%) Junior Developer
11 5 (6.25%) Analyst
11 5 (6.25%) Data Analyst
12 4 (5.00%) Database Developer
12 4 (5.00%) Junior C# Developer
12 4 (5.00%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (56.25%) .NET
2 31 (38.75%) HTML
3 27 (33.75%) ASP.NET
4 18 (22.50%) MFC
4 18 (22.50%) WPF
5 16 (20.00%) CSS
6 13 (16.25%) jQuery
7 12 (15.00%) HTML5
8 11 (13.75%) WinForms
9 6 (7.50%) KnockoutJS
10 5 (6.25%) AngularJS
10 5 (6.25%) Qt
10 5 (6.25%) XML
11 3 (3.75%) Kendo UI
11 3 (3.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 3 (3.75%) Backbone.js
12 2 (2.50%) ASP.NET MVC
13 1 (1.25%) Swing
13 1 (1.25%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 34 (42.50%) Computer Science
2 13 (16.25%) User Experience
3 11 (13.75%) Fat Client
3 11 (13.75%) Thin Client
4 7 (8.75%) Mathematics
4 7 (8.75%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (6.25%) Algorithms
5 5 (6.25%) Physics
5 5 (6.25%) Management Information System
6 4 (5.00%) Mobile App
7 3 (3.75%) Artificial Intelligence
8 2 (2.50%) Graphic Design
8 2 (2.50%) Animation
9 1 (1.25%) Biotechnology
9 1 (1.25%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 25 (31.25%) Windows
2 3 (3.75%) Linux
2 3 (3.75%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (61.25%) Software Engineering
2 26 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (26.25%) Scrum
4 15 (18.75%) Mentoring
5 11 (13.75%) SDLC
5 11 (13.75%) Web Development
6 7 (8.75%) Unit Testing
6 7 (8.75%) Open Source
6 7 (8.75%) Configuration Management
6 7 (8.75%) MVC
7 6 (7.50%) TDD
8 4 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (5.00%) Time Management
9 3 (3.75%) Mobile Application Development
9 3 (3.75%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (3.75%) OO
9 3 (3.75%) Project Management
9 3 (3.75%) Quality Management
9 3 (3.75%) CMMI
10 2 (2.50%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (55.00%) C#
2 35 (43.75%) C++
3 30 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 24 (30.00%) SQL
5 18 (22.50%) VB.NET
6 15 (18.75%) Java
7 10 (12.50%) C
8 8 (10.00%) Embedded C
9 7 (8.75%) Embedded C++
10 3 (3.75%) PHP
11 2 (2.50%) Perl
11 2 (2.50%) Ruby
11 2 (2.50%) Python
12 1 (1.25%) Bash Shell
12 1 (1.25%) VC++
Qualifications
1 7 (8.75%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.25%) DV Cleared
3 2 (2.50%) HND
3 2 (2.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.25%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.50%) TickIT
2 3 (3.75%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
2 3 (3.75%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.50%) Firmware
2 1 (1.25%) Dovecot
2 1 (1.25%) Corosync
2 1 (1.25%) KVM
2 1 (1.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.50%) Nessus
1 2 (2.50%) Nmap
2 1 (1.25%) Pacemaker
Vendors
1 30 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.50%) Adobe
3 1 (1.25%) NetApp
3 1 (1.25%) MKS
3 1 (1.25%) Google
3 1 (1.25%) Fujitsu
3 1 (1.25%) SAP
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