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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 6 16 10
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -6
Permanent jobs citing Degree 46 30 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 23.83% 14.85% 23.60%
As % of the Qualifications category 79.31% 75.00% 71.08%
Number of salaries quoted 45 18 59
Average salary £35,000 £27,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £43,250 £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
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
58 40 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 30.05% 19.80% 33.20%
Number of salaries quoted 56 27 81
Average salary £40,000 £36,250 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% +1.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
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 30 January 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 January 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
Worcester 0 22 £40,000 +18.51% 2
Bromsgrove +2 10 £19,000 -15.55% 4
Malvern - 10 £30,250 - 2
Redditch +6 2 £33,750 +16.37% 2
Droitwich +1 1 £34,000 +51.11%
Pershore - 1 £32,000 -
Degree
West Midlands

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 36 (42.35%) C#
1 36 (42.35%) SQL Server
2 35 (41.18%) .NET
3 30 (35.29%) C++
4 29 (34.12%) SQL
5 28 (32.94%) VB.NET
5 28 (32.94%) Computer Science
6 24 (28.24%) JavaScript
7 23 (27.06%) Finance
8 22 (25.88%) Software Engineering
9 19 (22.35%) HTML
9 19 (22.35%) CSS
9 19 (22.35%) Microsoft
10 18 (21.18%) ASP.NET
10 18 (21.18%) Telecoms
10 18 (21.18%) Banking
10 18 (21.18%) People Management
11 16 (18.82%) Visual Studio
12 15 (17.65%) Windows
13 14 (16.47%) Java
14 12 (14.12%) Linux
14 12 (14.12%) MVC
15 11 (12.94%) ISEB
16 10 (11.76%) VB
16 10 (11.76%) PRINCE2
16 10 (11.76%) Mathematics
16 10 (11.76%) Physics
16 10 (11.76%) PowerShell
17 9 (10.59%) vSphere
17 9 (10.59%) Analytical Skills

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (10.59%) Tomcat
2 7 (8.24%) JBoss
3 3 (3.53%) Oracle Service Bus
3 3 (3.53%) GlassFish
4 2 (2.35%) nginx
4 2 (2.35%) Node.js
4 2 (2.35%) IIS
4 2 (2.35%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.35%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (7.06%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.35%) MS Office
2 2 (2.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.35%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.24%) BIG-IP
2 3 (3.53%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.35%) Firewall
3 2 (2.35%) DHCP
3 2 (2.35%) Ethernet
3 2 (2.35%) HTTP
3 2 (2.35%) DNS
3 2 (2.35%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (42.35%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.24%) Crystal Reports
3 6 (7.06%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (3.53%) Ingres
4 3 (3.53%) DTS
4 3 (3.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.53%) SQLPlus
4 3 (3.53%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.35%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.35%) MySQL
5 2 (2.35%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 16 (18.82%) Visual Studio
2 9 (10.59%) Jenkins
3 7 (8.24%) Maven
3 7 (8.24%) CruiseControl
3 7 (8.24%) Hudson
4 6 (7.06%) Mercurial
4 6 (7.06%) Artifactory
4 6 (7.06%) Ant
5 4 (4.71%) Toad
6 3 (3.53%) Eclipse
7 2 (2.35%) Subversion
General
1 23 (27.06%) Finance
2 18 (21.18%) Telecoms
2 18 (21.18%) Banking
3 5 (5.88%) Electronics
4 2 (2.35%) Military
4 2 (2.35%) Retail
5 1 (1.18%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 38 (44.71%) Developer
2 24 (28.24%) .NET Developer
3 22 (25.88%) Analyst
4 19 (22.35%) Junior
4 19 (22.35%) Graduate
5 15 (17.65%) Software Developer
6 14 (16.47%) Junior Developer
7 12 (14.12%) Graduate Developer
7 12 (14.12%) Business Analyst
8 10 (11.76%) Programmer
8 10 (11.76%) Software Engineer
8 10 (11.76%) C# Developer
8 10 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
9 9 (10.59%) Junior C# .NET Developer
9 9 (10.59%) Junior C# Developer
9 9 (10.59%) ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (10.59%) Junior .NET Developer
9 9 (10.59%) Junior Software Developer
10 7 (8.24%) Graduate Software Developer
10 7 (8.24%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (41.18%) .NET
2 19 (22.35%) HTML
2 19 (22.35%) CSS
3 18 (21.18%) ASP.NET
4 9 (10.59%) XML
5 3 (3.53%) ActiveX
5 3 (3.53%) ODBC
5 3 (3.53%) ADO
5 3 (3.53%) COM
5 3 (3.53%) DAO
5 3 (3.53%) OLE
5 3 (3.53%) JSON
6 2 (2.35%) jQuery
6 2 (2.35%) RESTful
6 2 (2.35%) HTML5
6 2 (2.35%) CSS3
6 2 (2.35%) LAMP
7 1 (1.18%) MFC
7 1 (1.18%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 28 (32.94%) Computer Science
2 10 (11.76%) Mathematics
2 10 (11.76%) Physics
3 9 (10.59%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.53%) VHDL
4 3 (3.53%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.53%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 2 (2.35%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.35%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.18%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 15 (17.65%) Windows
2 12 (14.12%) Linux
3 3 (3.53%) UNIX
4 2 (2.35%) Android
4 2 (2.35%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.18%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (25.88%) Software Engineering
2 18 (21.18%) People Management
3 12 (14.12%) MVC
4 10 (11.76%) PRINCE2
5 8 (9.41%) OO
6 7 (8.24%) UML
6 7 (8.24%) DevOps
6 7 (8.24%) System Testing
7 6 (7.06%) ITIL
8 5 (5.88%) Project Management
8 5 (5.88%) Requirements Management
8 5 (5.88%) Project Planning
9 4 (4.71%) Software Deployment
9 4 (4.71%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (3.53%) Configuration Management
10 3 (3.53%) Unit Testing
10 3 (3.53%) Business Analysis
11 2 (2.35%) Software Testing
11 2 (2.35%) Logistics
11 2 (2.35%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 36 (42.35%) C#
2 30 (35.29%) C++
3 29 (34.12%) SQL
4 28 (32.94%) VB.NET
5 24 (28.24%) JavaScript
6 14 (16.47%) Java
7 10 (11.76%) VB
7 10 (11.76%) PowerShell
8 9 (10.59%) PHP
9 8 (9.41%) PL/SQL
10 7 (8.24%) Perl
10 7 (8.24%) VBScript
10 7 (8.24%) Python
11 4 (4.71%) C++/CLI
11 4 (4.71%) C
12 3 (3.53%) MapBasic
13 2 (2.35%) Assembly Language
14 1 (1.18%) Embedded C
14 1 (1.18%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 11 (12.94%) ISEB
2 7 (8.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 7 (8.24%) PMP
2 7 (8.24%) PMI Certification
3 3 (3.53%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.35%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.35%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.35%) HND
5 1 (1.18%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.35%) QA
2 1 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
System Software
1 9 (10.59%) vSphere
2 7 (8.24%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (2.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.35%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (8.24%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (22.35%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.59%) VMware
3 7 (8.24%) ION Trading
4 4 (4.71%) Oracle
5 2 (2.35%) Cognos
6 1 (1.18%) EMC
6 1 (1.18%) Intel
Worcester
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Medical, etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Hudson IT
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + pension + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Hudson IT
Salary: £28000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bromsgrove
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits: 10% Bonus + Pension + PMC
Posted: 7 days ago
Worcester
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Bromsgrove
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Bromsgrove
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £16500 - £22500 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Redditch
Simplified Recruitment
Salary: £17k per Annum + £7k comm plan
Posted: 18 days ago
Worcestershire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £22000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 18 days ago