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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 17 12 21
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +9
Permanent jobs citing Degree 46 44 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 15.18% 16.42% 12.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 56.79% 64.71% 46.03%
Number of salaries quoted 43 42 22
Average salary £31,266 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.83% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,550 £22,500 £21,300
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £42,175
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +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
81 68 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 26.73% 25.37% 26.69%
Number of salaries quoted 62 64 56
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £22,100 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +3 21 £35,000 +25.00% 1
Malvern -3 17 £25,000 -40.47%
Bromsgrove +4 4 £20,000 -50.00%
Redditch -8 3 £39,000 +73.33% 2
Kidderminster - 2 £32,532 - 1
Degree
West Midlands

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 56 (61.54%) Software Engineering
2 54 (59.34%) .NET
3 51 (56.04%) C#
4 38 (41.76%) C++
4 38 (41.76%) Computer Science
5 37 (40.66%) HTML
6 36 (39.56%) SQL Server
7 35 (38.46%) JavaScript
8 34 (37.36%) Microsoft
9 33 (36.26%) ASP.NET
10 30 (32.97%) SQL
11 26 (28.57%) Windows
11 26 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
12 21 (23.08%) CSS
12 21 (23.08%) VB.NET
12 21 (23.08%) Scrum
13 19 (20.88%) WPF
14 18 (19.78%) MFC
15 17 (18.68%) jQuery
16 16 (17.58%) Visual Studio
17 15 (16.48%) Java
17 15 (16.48%) Mentoring
18 14 (15.38%) MS Excel
19 13 (14.29%) Web Development
19 13 (14.29%) HTML5
19 13 (14.29%) User Experience
20 12 (13.19%) WinForms
20 12 (13.19%) C
21 11 (12.09%) Thin Client
21 11 (12.09%) Fat Client

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (9.89%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.49%) Node.js
3 1 (1.10%) Apache
3 1 (1.10%) WordPress
3 1 (1.10%) nginx
Applications
1 14 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.20%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.20%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (2.20%) InDesign
2 2 (2.20%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.10%) Simulink
3 1 (1.10%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 1 (1.10%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.30%) Network Security
2 2 (2.20%) Wireless
2 2 (2.20%) Ethernet
2 2 (2.20%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.10%) Internet
3 1 (1.10%) Firewall
3 1 (1.10%) FTP
3 1 (1.10%) SSH
3 1 (1.10%) Modbus
3 1 (1.10%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (39.56%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (5.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.10%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (17.58%) Visual Studio
2 7 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.20%) Metasploit
4 1 (1.10%) VectorCAST
4 1 (1.10%) CANoe
4 1 (1.10%) Subversion
General
1 9 (9.89%) Electronics
2 7 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
2 7 (7.69%) Automotive
3 2 (2.20%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.20%) Military
4 1 (1.10%) Banking
4 1 (1.10%) Retail
4 1 (1.10%) Marketing
4 1 (1.10%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.10%) Finance
Job Titles
1 44 (48.35%) Developer
2 34 (37.36%) Software Engineer
3 19 (20.88%) .NET Developer
3 19 (20.88%) Software Developer
4 18 (19.78%) Graduate
5 11 (12.09%) .NET Software Developer
6 10 (10.99%) C# Developer
6 10 (10.99%) C++ Software Engineer
7 9 (9.89%) Junior
8 8 (8.79%) Web Developer
8 8 (8.79%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 8 (8.79%) C# .NET Developer
9 7 (7.69%) Senior Software Engineer
9 7 (7.69%) Junior Developer
10 6 (6.59%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
11 5 (5.49%) C# Software Developer
11 5 (5.49%) Junior C# .NET Developer
11 5 (5.49%) Junior C# Developer
11 5 (5.49%) Junior .NET Developer
11 5 (5.49%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (59.34%) .NET
2 37 (40.66%) HTML
3 33 (36.26%) ASP.NET
4 21 (23.08%) CSS
5 19 (20.88%) WPF
6 18 (19.78%) MFC
7 17 (18.68%) jQuery
8 13 (14.29%) HTML5
9 12 (13.19%) WinForms
10 8 (8.79%) KnockoutJS
11 7 (7.69%) XML
12 5 (5.49%) Qt
12 5 (5.49%) AngularJS
12 5 (5.49%) Kendo UI
12 5 (5.49%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 5 (5.49%) Backbone.js
13 2 (2.20%) ASP.NET MVC
14 1 (1.10%) .NET Framework
14 1 (1.10%) REST
14 1 (1.10%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 38 (41.76%) Computer Science
2 13 (14.29%) User Experience
3 11 (12.09%) Fat Client
3 11 (12.09%) Thin Client
4 9 (9.89%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (7.69%) Mobile App
5 7 (7.69%) Management Information System
5 7 (7.69%) Mathematics
6 5 (5.49%) Physics
6 5 (5.49%) Algorithms
7 3 (3.30%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (3.30%) VHDL
7 3 (3.30%) Artificial Intelligence
7 3 (3.30%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 2 (2.20%) Graphic Design
8 2 (2.20%) Animation
9 1 (1.10%) Biotechnology
9 1 (1.10%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 26 (28.57%) Windows
2 5 (5.49%) Apple iOS
3 4 (4.40%) Linux
4 2 (2.20%) UNIX
5 1 (1.10%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.10%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (61.54%) Software Engineering
2 26 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (23.08%) Scrum
4 15 (16.48%) Mentoring
5 13 (14.29%) Web Development
6 11 (12.09%) SDLC
7 8 (8.79%) Configuration Management
7 8 (8.79%) MVC
8 7 (7.69%) Unit Testing
8 7 (7.69%) Open Source
9 6 (6.59%) OO
9 6 (6.59%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (6.59%) TDD
10 5 (5.49%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (5.49%) Mobile Application Development
11 4 (4.40%) Quality Management
11 4 (4.40%) CMMI
11 4 (4.40%) UML
12 3 (3.30%) Change Management
12 3 (3.30%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (56.04%) C#
2 38 (41.76%) C++
3 35 (38.46%) JavaScript
4 30 (32.97%) SQL
5 21 (23.08%) VB.NET
6 15 (16.48%) Java
7 12 (13.19%) C
8 8 (8.79%) Embedded C
8 8 (8.79%) Embedded C++
9 3 (3.30%) PHP
10 2 (2.20%) Perl
10 2 (2.20%) Python
10 2 (2.20%) Ruby
11 1 (1.10%) VBA
11 1 (1.10%) VC++
11 1 (1.10%) Assembly Language
11 1 (1.10%) MATLAB
11 1 (1.10%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (8.79%) Security Cleared
2 5 (5.49%) DV Cleared
3 3 (3.30%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.10%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.69%) TickIT
2 4 (4.40%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
3 3 (3.30%) QA
4 1 (1.10%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (4.40%) Firmware
2 1 (1.10%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.20%) Nessus
1 2 (2.20%) Nmap
2 1 (1.10%) LiteSpeed
2 1 (1.10%) cPanel
Vendors
1 34 (37.36%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.20%) Adobe
3 1 (1.10%) Intel
3 1 (1.10%) MKS
3 1 (1.10%) Google
3 1 (1.10%) Fujitsu
3 1 (1.10%) SAP
Redditch, Worcestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-50,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcestershire
Searchability
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Lear Corporation
Salary: From £41,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Kidderminster
Networx Recruitment
Salary: Up to £32,532 per annum*
Posted: 14 days ago
Worcester
Bluetownonline Ltd
Salary: £32451 - £37191 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago