The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Worcestershire region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 12 20 21
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +1
Permanent jobs citing Degree 44 28 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 16.92% 12.02% 10.04%
As % of the Qualifications category 65.67% 44.44% 49.06%
Number of salaries quoted 41 21 23
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Qualifications Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
67 63 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 25.77% 27.04% 20.46%
Number of salaries quoted 62 56 49
Average salary £39,500 £35,000 £30,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.85% +15.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,400 £26,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Degree
West Midlands

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 1 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 1 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 -7 12 £28,000 +7.69% 1
Malvern - 11 £41,500 - 2
Redditch -3 6 £22,500 -30.76% 1
Bromsgrove - 5 £40,000 - 1
Droitwich - 1 £30,000 -
Degree
West Midlands

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 1 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 39 (50.65%) .NET
2 38 (49.35%) C#
3 36 (46.75%) SQL
3 36 (46.75%) Computer Science
4 26 (33.77%) Software Engineering
5 24 (31.17%) HTML
6 22 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 22 (28.57%) CSS
7 19 (24.68%) Windows
8 16 (20.78%) ASP.NET
8 16 (20.78%) SQL Server
9 14 (18.18%) C++
10 13 (16.88%) Microsoft
11 12 (15.58%) SharePoint
11 12 (15.58%) C
12 11 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
12 11 (14.29%) Manufacturing
13 10 (12.99%) VB.NET
14 9 (11.69%) MFC
14 9 (11.69%) Oracle
14 9 (11.69%) PL/SQL
14 9 (11.69%) Linux
14 9 (11.69%) Oracle Reports
14 9 (11.69%) VC++
14 9 (11.69%) Finance
14 9 (11.69%) Agile Software Development
14 9 (11.69%) TDD
14 9 (11.69%) Time Management
15 8 (10.39%) Unit Testing
15 8 (10.39%) Web Development

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 12 (15.58%) SharePoint
2 8 (10.39%) IBM Notes
2 8 (10.39%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (1.30%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (10.39%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.30%) MS Project
2 1 (1.30%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) SAP CRM
1 1 (1.30%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.19%) Intrusion Detection
1 4 (5.19%) Firewall
2 2 (2.60%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.30%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (20.78%) SQL Server
2 9 (11.69%) Oracle Reports
3 8 (10.39%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (10.39%) Big Data
3 8 (10.39%) Oracle ODI
3 8 (10.39%) Oracle Database 12c
3 8 (10.39%) Oracle Database
3 8 (10.39%) Oracle Database 10g
3 8 (10.39%) OLTP
4 3 (3.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.60%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.30%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.30%) SAP BW
6 1 (1.30%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (10.39%) Team Foundation Server
1 8 (10.39%) Mercurial
1 8 (10.39%) ClearCase
1 8 (10.39%) Toad
2 4 (5.19%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.30%) LabVIEW
3 1 (1.30%) PVCS
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.30%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.30%) Hudson
3 1 (1.30%) CruiseControl
3 1 (1.30%) Maven
General
1 11 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
1 11 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 9 (11.69%) Finance
3 8 (10.39%) Automotive
4 7 (9.09%) Aerospace
5 4 (5.19%) Electronics
6 3 (3.90%) Telecoms
7 2 (2.60%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (36.36%) Developer
2 15 (19.48%) Graduate
2 15 (19.48%) .NET Developer
3 13 (16.88%) Software Engineer
4 9 (11.69%) Systems Developer
4 9 (11.69%) ASP.NET Developer
5 8 (10.39%) Graduate Developer
5 8 (10.39%) Analyst
5 8 (10.39%) DBA
6 7 (9.09%) Oracle DBA
6 7 (9.09%) Junior
7 6 (7.79%) .NET Software Engineer
7 6 (7.79%) Tester
7 6 (7.79%) C# Software Engineer
8 5 (6.49%) Graduate .NET Developer
9 4 (5.19%) Functional Tester
9 4 (5.19%) Junior Developer
9 4 (5.19%) Administrator
10 3 (3.90%) Consultant
10 3 (3.90%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (50.65%) .NET
2 24 (31.17%) HTML
3 22 (28.57%) CSS
4 16 (20.78%) ASP.NET
5 9 (11.69%) MFC
6 8 (10.39%) Oracle Streams
7 7 (9.09%) XML
8 3 (3.90%) Ajax
8 3 (3.90%) jQuery
8 3 (3.90%) .NET Framework
9 1 (1.30%) WinForms
9 1 (1.30%) Classic ASP
9 1 (1.30%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (1.30%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 36 (46.75%) Computer Science
2 8 (10.39%) Replication
3 5 (6.49%) Mathematics
4 4 (5.19%) RMADS
5 3 (3.90%) VHDL
5 3 (3.90%) Digital Media
5 3 (3.90%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 2 (2.60%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (2.60%) Physics
6 2 (2.60%) Smart Meter
7 1 (1.30%) Firmware
7 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.30%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 19 (24.68%) Windows
2 9 (11.69%) Linux
3 8 (10.39%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (33.77%) Software Engineering
2 9 (11.69%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (11.69%) TDD
2 9 (11.69%) Time Management
3 8 (10.39%) Unit Testing
3 8 (10.39%) Web Development
3 8 (10.39%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (10.39%) Scrum
4 7 (9.09%) MVC
4 7 (9.09%) Manual Testing
5 6 (7.79%) Project Management
6 5 (6.49%) OO
7 4 (5.19%) Risk Analysis
7 4 (5.19%) ISMS
7 4 (5.19%) Database Security
7 4 (5.19%) Information Assurance
7 4 (5.19%) PRINCE2
7 4 (5.19%) Risk Management
7 4 (5.19%) Security Management
8 3 (3.90%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (49.35%) C#
2 36 (46.75%) SQL
3 22 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 14 (18.18%) C++
5 12 (15.58%) C
6 10 (12.99%) VB.NET
7 9 (11.69%) PL/SQL
7 9 (11.69%) VC++
8 8 (10.39%) Shell Script
8 8 (10.39%) VB
9 4 (5.19%) Java
10 3 (3.90%) Embedded C
11 2 (2.60%) MATLAB
11 2 (2.60%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.30%) VBScript
12 1 (1.30%) ABAP
12 1 (1.30%) VBA
12 1 (1.30%) Perl
12 1 (1.30%) PHP
12 1 (1.30%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (9.09%) ISEB
2 5 (6.49%) ISTQB
3 4 (5.19%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.90%) CIPD
5 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.60%) MCSD
6 1 (1.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.39%) TickIT
1 8 (10.39%) ISO 9000
2 4 (5.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (5.19%) JSP 440
3 1 (1.30%) QA
System Software
1 8 (10.39%) Oracle RAC
1 8 (10.39%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.30%) vSphere
2 1 (1.30%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (10.39%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.30%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (16.88%) Microsoft
2 9 (11.69%) Oracle
3 8 (10.39%) Lotus
4 4 (5.19%) SAP
5 3 (3.90%) EMC
6 1 (1.30%) VMware
6 1 (1.30%) JBoss
6 1 (1.30%) Borland
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Halfords Autocentres
Posted: 9 days ago
Worcester
OHO Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago