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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 10 15 16
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Permanent jobs citing Degree 43 32 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 18.14% 14.55% 12.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 76.79% 57.14% 51.92%
Number of salaries quoted 40 29 18
Average salary £37,500 £26,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £45,500 £37,250
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
56 56 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 23.63% 25.45% 23.64%
Number of salaries quoted 53 52 42
Average salary £38,125 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.92% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,150 £47,500 £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 21 April 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 21 April 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
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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
Redditch -2 14 £34,500 +15.00% 3
Worcester +1 12 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Malvern +3 10 £42,500 +21.42% 3
Evesham - 5 £40,000 -
Bromsgrove -2 3 £19,000 -5.00%
Degree
West Midlands

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 43 (45.74%) .NET
2 40 (42.55%) C#
3 38 (40.43%) SQL Server
4 37 (39.36%) Software Engineering
5 33 (35.11%) C++
6 30 (31.91%) SQL
7 28 (29.79%) Microsoft
8 26 (27.66%) JavaScript
9 23 (24.47%) HTML
10 22 (23.40%) Computer Science
11 21 (22.34%) VB.NET
11 21 (22.34%) Visual Studio
11 21 (22.34%) ASP.NET
11 21 (22.34%) CSS
11 21 (22.34%) Windows
12 16 (17.02%) Finance
13 14 (14.89%) Telecoms
13 14 (14.89%) Banking
13 14 (14.89%) People Management
14 13 (13.83%) SQL Server 2012
14 13 (13.83%) Linux
14 13 (13.83%) MS Excel
15 12 (12.77%) C
15 12 (12.77%) jQuery
16 11 (11.70%) MVC
17 10 (10.64%) Electronics
18 9 (9.57%) PowerShell
18 9 (9.57%) Mathematics
18 9 (9.57%) Agile Software Development
18 9 (9.57%) ISEB

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 (7.45%) Tomcat
2 6 (6.38%) SharePoint
2 6 (6.38%) JBoss
2 6 (6.38%) Node.js
3 3 (3.19%) Oracle Service Bus
3 3 (3.19%) GlassFish
4 2 (2.13%) Apache
4 2 (2.13%) nginx
5 1 (1.06%) IIS
5 1 (1.06%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (13.83%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.13%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.06%) Simulink
3 1 (1.06%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.32%) SaaS
2 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.38%) BIG-IP
2 4 (4.26%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.19%) Ethernet
3 3 (3.19%) Network Security
3 3 (3.19%) Firewall
4 2 (2.13%) Wireless
5 1 (1.06%) SSH
5 1 (1.06%) DHCP
5 1 (1.06%) Modbus
5 1 (1.06%) Profibus
5 1 (1.06%) FTP
5 1 (1.06%) HTTP
5 1 (1.06%) DNS
5 1 (1.06%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (40.43%) SQL Server
2 13 (13.83%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (5.32%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (3.19%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (3.19%) DTS
4 3 (3.19%) Ingres
4 3 (3.19%) SQLPlus
4 3 (3.19%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.13%) MySQL
6 1 (1.06%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (22.34%) Visual Studio
2 7 (7.45%) Jenkins
3 6 (6.38%) Mercurial
3 6 (6.38%) Hudson
3 6 (6.38%) Artifactory
3 6 (6.38%) Ant
3 6 (6.38%) CruiseControl
3 6 (6.38%) Maven
4 4 (4.26%) Toad
5 3 (3.19%) Eclipse
5 3 (3.19%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (2.13%) Metasploit
7 1 (1.06%) Subversion
General
1 16 (17.02%) Finance
2 14 (14.89%) Telecoms
2 14 (14.89%) Banking
3 10 (10.64%) Electronics
4 6 (6.38%) Automotive
5 3 (3.19%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (3.19%) Military
6 2 (2.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 44 (46.81%) Developer
2 23 (24.47%) .NET Developer
3 20 (21.28%) Software Engineer
4 16 (17.02%) Software Developer
5 15 (15.96%) Junior
6 12 (12.77%) Graduate
6 12 (12.77%) Analyst
7 11 (11.70%) C# Developer
7 11 (11.70%) Junior Developer
8 10 (10.64%) Business Analyst
8 10 (10.64%) C# .NET Developer
9 9 (9.57%) Graduate Developer
9 9 (9.57%) .NET Software Engineer
10 8 (8.51%) Junior Software Developer
10 8 (8.51%) .NET Programmer
10 8 (8.51%) .NET Software Developer
10 8 (8.51%) VB.NET Programmer
10 8 (8.51%) Programmer
11 7 (7.45%) Junior C# Developer
11 7 (7.45%) Junior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (45.74%) .NET
2 23 (24.47%) HTML
3 21 (22.34%) ASP.NET
3 21 (22.34%) CSS
4 12 (12.77%) jQuery
5 9 (9.57%) XML
6 5 (5.32%) Backbone.js
6 5 (5.32%) KnockoutJS
6 5 (5.32%) Kendo UI
6 5 (5.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 4 (4.26%) WPF
7 4 (4.26%) MFC
8 3 (3.19%) ADO
8 3 (3.19%) COM
8 3 (3.19%) JSON
8 3 (3.19%) DAO
8 3 (3.19%) ODBC
8 3 (3.19%) ActiveX
8 3 (3.19%) OLE
8 3 (3.19%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 22 (23.40%) Computer Science
2 9 (9.57%) Mathematics
3 7 (7.45%) Physics
3 7 (7.45%) Management Information System
4 6 (6.38%) Mobile App
4 6 (6.38%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (5.32%) VHDL
5 5 (5.32%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 3 (3.19%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.06%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.06%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.06%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.06%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 21 (22.34%) Windows
2 13 (13.83%) Linux
3 7 (7.45%) Apple iOS
4 5 (5.32%) UNIX
5 2 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.13%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (2.13%) Android
6 1 (1.06%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (39.36%) Software Engineering
2 14 (14.89%) People Management
3 11 (11.70%) MVC
4 9 (9.57%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (8.51%) PRINCE2
5 8 (8.51%) Configuration Management
6 7 (7.45%) OO
6 7 (7.45%) Web Development
7 6 (6.38%) UML
7 6 (6.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (6.38%) DevOps
8 5 (5.32%) Mobile Application Development
8 5 (5.32%) Change Management
8 5 (5.32%) System Testing
8 5 (5.32%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (4.26%) Quality Management
9 4 (4.26%) CMMI
9 4 (4.26%) Scrum
9 4 (4.26%) ITIL
10 3 (3.19%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 40 (42.55%) C#
2 33 (35.11%) C++
3 30 (31.91%) SQL
4 26 (27.66%) JavaScript
5 21 (22.34%) VB.NET
6 12 (12.77%) C
7 9 (9.57%) PowerShell
7 9 (9.57%) Java
7 9 (9.57%) PHP
8 8 (8.51%) PL/SQL
8 8 (8.51%) Perl
8 8 (8.51%) Python
9 6 (6.38%) VBScript
10 5 (5.32%) Embedded C
10 5 (5.32%) Embedded C++
11 4 (4.26%) C++/CLI
12 3 (3.19%) MapBasic
12 3 (3.19%) Assembly Language
12 3 (3.19%) VB
13 2 (2.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (9.57%) ISEB
2 8 (8.51%) Security Cleared
3 5 (5.32%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (5.32%) PMP
3 5 (5.32%) PMI Certification
4 3 (3.19%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.13%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.26%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
2 3 (3.19%) TickIT
3 2 (2.13%) QA
4 1 (1.06%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (8.51%) vSphere
2 6 (6.38%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (4.26%) Firmware
4 2 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.06%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.06%) LiteSpeed
Systems Management
1 6 (6.38%) Puppet
2 2 (2.13%) Nessus
2 2 (2.13%) Nmap
3 1 (1.06%) cPanel
Vendors
1 28 (29.79%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.51%) VMware
3 5 (5.32%) ION Trading
4 4 (4.26%) Oracle
5 2 (2.13%) Intel
6 1 (1.06%) EMC
6 1 (1.06%) Google
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