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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 13 14 20
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Permanent jobs citing Degree 42 34 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 16.47% 14.78% 10.60%
As % of the Qualifications category 67.74% 57.63% 45.10%
Number of salaries quoted 38 31 14
Average salary £35,000 £28,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.80% -24.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,000 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £41,350 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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 59 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 24.31% 25.65% 23.50%
Number of salaries quoted 53 55 42
Average salary £35,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,000 £31,900
10% offered a salary of more than £49,700 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +5 13 £35,000 +40.00% 4
Malvern +1 13 £43,000 +7.50% 3
Redditch -6 12 £33,375 +48.33%
Evesham - 3 £40,000 -
Bromsgrove -9 1 £20,000 - 2
Degree
West Midlands

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 48 (53.33%) .NET
2 46 (51.11%) C#
3 44 (48.89%) Software Engineering
4 39 (43.33%) C++
5 37 (41.11%) SQL Server
6 33 (36.67%) JavaScript
7 31 (34.44%) Microsoft
7 31 (34.44%) Computer Science
8 30 (33.33%) SQL
9 29 (32.22%) HTML
10 28 (31.11%) ASP.NET
11 24 (26.67%) CSS
12 23 (25.56%) Windows
13 20 (22.22%) Visual Studio
13 20 (22.22%) VB.NET
14 16 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
15 14 (15.56%) C
15 14 (15.56%) MS Excel
15 14 (15.56%) jQuery
16 12 (13.33%) Scrum
16 12 (13.33%) Java
17 11 (12.22%) Electronics
17 11 (12.22%) MVC
18 10 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
18 10 (11.11%) WPF
18 10 (11.11%) Web Development
18 10 (11.11%) XML
18 10 (11.11%) Linux
19 9 (10.00%) SharePoint
19 9 (10.00%) PHP

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 9 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (6.67%) JBoss
2 6 (6.67%) Tomcat
3 5 (5.56%) Node.js
4 3 (3.33%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (1.11%) Apache
5 1 (1.11%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.11%) WordPress
5 1 (1.11%) nginx
Applications
1 14 (15.56%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.22%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.11%) Simulink
3 1 (1.11%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.67%) BIG-IP
2 3 (3.33%) Network Security
2 3 (3.33%) Ethernet
3 2 (2.22%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.22%) Wireless
4 1 (1.11%) SSH
4 1 (1.11%) Internet
4 1 (1.11%) Firewall
4 1 (1.11%) FTP
4 1 (1.11%) Modbus
4 1 (1.11%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (41.11%) SQL Server
2 10 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.11%) MySQL
4 1 (1.11%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.11%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.11%) DTS
4 1 (1.11%) Ingres
4 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 20 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 6 (6.67%) CruiseControl
2 6 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (6.67%) Mercurial
2 6 (6.67%) Hudson
2 6 (6.67%) Artifactory
2 6 (6.67%) Jenkins
2 6 (6.67%) Maven
2 6 (6.67%) Ant
3 2 (2.22%) Metasploit
4 1 (1.11%) VectorCAST
4 1 (1.11%) CANoe
4 1 (1.11%) Subversion
4 1 (1.11%) Eclipse
General
1 11 (12.22%) Electronics
2 7 (7.78%) Finance
2 7 (7.78%) Automotive
3 6 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (5.56%) Banking
4 5 (5.56%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.33%) Military
6 2 (2.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 45 (50.00%) Developer
2 27 (30.00%) Software Engineer
3 22 (24.44%) .NET Developer
4 18 (20.00%) Software Developer
5 17 (18.89%) Junior
6 15 (16.67%) Graduate
7 13 (14.44%) C# Developer
8 12 (13.33%) Junior Developer
9 11 (12.22%) C# .NET Developer
10 10 (11.11%) .NET Software Developer
10 10 (11.11%) Graduate Developer
11 9 (10.00%) Junior Software Developer
12 8 (8.89%) Junior C# Developer
12 8 (8.89%) Junior .NET Developer
12 8 (8.89%) Junior C# .NET Developer
13 7 (7.78%) C# Software Developer
13 7 (7.78%) C++ Software Engineer
14 6 (6.67%) Business Analyst
14 6 (6.67%) Analyst
14 6 (6.67%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (53.33%) .NET
2 29 (32.22%) HTML
3 28 (31.11%) ASP.NET
4 24 (26.67%) CSS
5 14 (15.56%) jQuery
6 10 (11.11%) XML
6 10 (11.11%) WPF
7 9 (10.00%) MFC
8 5 (5.56%) HTML5
8 5 (5.56%) Backbone.js
8 5 (5.56%) KnockoutJS
8 5 (5.56%) Kendo UI
8 5 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 4 (4.44%) Qt
9 4 (4.44%) WinForms
10 2 (2.22%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (1.11%) REST
11 1 (1.11%) DAO
11 1 (1.11%) .NET Framework
11 1 (1.11%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 31 (34.44%) Computer Science
2 9 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (8.89%) Mathematics
4 7 (7.78%) Management Information System
4 7 (7.78%) Mobile App
5 6 (6.67%) Physics
6 5 (5.56%) VHDL
6 5 (5.56%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 4 (4.44%) Algorithms
8 3 (3.33%) User Experience
8 3 (3.33%) Thin Client
8 3 (3.33%) Fat Client
9 1 (1.11%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 23 (25.56%) Windows
2 10 (11.11%) Linux
3 5 (5.56%) Apple iOS
4 3 (3.33%) UNIX
5 2 (2.22%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (1.11%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (48.89%) Software Engineering
2 16 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (13.33%) Scrum
4 11 (12.22%) MVC
5 10 (11.11%) Web Development
6 9 (10.00%) Configuration Management
6 9 (10.00%) SDLC
7 7 (7.78%) Mentoring
8 6 (6.67%) DevOps
8 6 (6.67%) UML
8 6 (6.67%) OO
8 6 (6.67%) Unit Testing
9 5 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (5.56%) Change Management
9 5 (5.56%) TDD
9 5 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (5.56%) Mobile Application Development
9 5 (5.56%) People Management
10 4 (4.44%) Quality Management
10 4 (4.44%) CMMI
Programming Languages
1 46 (51.11%) C#
2 39 (43.33%) C++
3 33 (36.67%) JavaScript
4 30 (33.33%) SQL
5 20 (22.22%) VB.NET
6 14 (15.56%) C
7 12 (13.33%) Java
8 9 (10.00%) PHP
9 8 (8.89%) Perl
9 8 (8.89%) Python
10 7 (7.78%) Embedded C
10 7 (7.78%) Embedded C++
10 7 (7.78%) PowerShell
11 6 (6.67%) VBScript
12 4 (4.44%) PL/SQL
13 3 (3.33%) Assembly Language
14 2 (2.22%) Ruby
14 2 (2.22%) C++/CLI
15 1 (1.11%) MATLAB
15 1 (1.11%) MapBasic
Qualifications
1 9 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (5.56%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.44%) DV Cleared
3 4 (4.44%) ISEB
4 1 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.11%) PMP
4 1 (1.11%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.67%) TickIT
2 4 (4.44%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
3 3 (3.33%) QA
4 1 (1.11%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (6.67%) vSphere
1 6 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (5.56%) Firmware
3 1 (1.11%) LiteSpeed
3 1 (1.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (6.67%) Puppet
2 2 (2.22%) Nessus
2 2 (2.22%) Nmap
3 1 (1.11%) cPanel
Vendors
1 31 (34.44%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.67%) VMware
3 3 (3.33%) Oracle
4 2 (2.22%) Intel
5 1 (1.11%) MKS
5 1 (1.11%) EMC
5 1 (1.11%) ION Trading
5 1 (1.11%) Google
5 1 (1.11%) Fujitsu
Malvern, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + pension, healthcare, more
Posted: 10 hours ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Hyphen
Salary: £25k - £30k per annum + 10% performance related bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 - 50,000
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £17000 - £23000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Malvern, Worcestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Up to 48,000 plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bromsgrove
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Worcester
Churchill Frank
Posted: 18 days ago