The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Degree
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 18 22
Rank change year-on-year +4 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Degree 198 194 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 10.62% 8.09% 8.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 43.23% 30.84% 27.43%
Number of salaries quoted 126 132 113
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £47,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Degree is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham.

Academic & Professional Certification
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 458 629 536
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 24.56% 26.24% 31.04%
Number of salaries quoted 325 435 424
Median salary £43,500 £42,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.57% -11.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Degree as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Birmingham

Degree
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Degree in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Degree in Birmingham

Degree
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Birmingham over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Degree in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Degree.

1 116 (31.10%) Computer Science
2 85 (22.79%) Agile Software Development
3 84 (22.52%) .NET
4 81 (21.72%) C#
5 77 (20.64%) SQL
6 76 (20.38%) Software Engineering
7 75 (20.11%) Project Management
8 73 (19.57%) Data Centre
9 72 (19.30%) SQL Server
10 69 (18.50%) JavaScript
10 69 (18.50%) Finance
11 65 (17.43%) Microsoft
12 63 (16.89%) HTML
12 63 (16.89%) CSS
13 58 (15.55%) ITIL
14 55 (14.75%) Presales
15 54 (14.48%) MS Excel
16 53 (14.21%) Line Management
17 51 (13.67%) Microsoft Azure
18 50 (13.40%) MVC
19 48 (12.87%) Cisco
20 47 (12.60%) Service Delivery
20 47 (12.60%) Continuous Improvement
21 45 (12.06%) TDD
21 45 (12.06%) Retail
22 43 (11.53%) HP
22 43 (11.53%) Microsoft Certification
22 43 (11.53%) CheckPoint
23 42 (11.26%) ASP.NET
24 41 (10.99%) Web Development

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (1.88%) IIS
2 6 (1.61%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (1.61%) SAS
2 6 (1.61%) SharePoint
3 3 (0.80%) Apache
3 3 (0.80%) CMS
3 3 (0.80%) OpenEdge
4 2 (0.54%) Drupal
4 2 (0.54%) WordPress
5 1 (0.27%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.27%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.27%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.27%) nginx
5 1 (0.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 54 (14.48%) MS Excel
2 23 (6.17%) MS Office
3 11 (2.95%) MS Project
4 8 (2.14%) Spreadsheet
5 7 (1.88%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (1.61%) SPSS
7 3 (0.80%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.54%) PTC Creo
8 2 (0.54%) Siemens NX
9 1 (0.27%) Abaqus
9 1 (0.27%) Blender
9 1 (0.27%) Pro/ENGINEER
9 1 (0.27%) Simulink
9 1 (0.27%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 6 (1.61%) Sentinel
2 4 (1.07%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (1.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.07%) SAP Business One
3 3 (0.80%) Magento
3 3 (0.80%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 2 (0.54%) Sage 200
4 2 (0.54%) SAP HCM
4 2 (0.54%) SAP HR
4 2 (0.54%) Shopify
5 1 (0.27%) Misys Midas
5 1 (0.27%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.27%) OpenCart
5 1 (0.27%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.27%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.27%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.27%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.27%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.27%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 51 (13.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (6.97%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (5.36%) Amazon EC2
4 18 (4.83%) IaaS
4 18 (4.83%) PaaS
5 4 (1.07%) GitHub
6 2 (0.54%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.54%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 2 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.54%) Force.com
6 2 (0.54%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.27%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.27%) G Suite
7 1 (0.27%) Office 365
7 1 (0.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (8.58%) Firewall
2 30 (8.04%) WAN
3 29 (7.77%) LAN
4 26 (6.97%) OSPF
5 5 (1.34%) Internet
6 3 (0.80%) DNS
6 3 (0.80%) Network Security
7 2 (0.54%) NetScaler
8 1 (0.27%) BGP
8 1 (0.27%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.27%) DHCP
8 1 (0.27%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.27%) FlexRay
8 1 (0.27%) HTTP
8 1 (0.27%) PABX
8 1 (0.27%) RFID
8 1 (0.27%) SMS
8 1 (0.27%) SMTP
8 1 (0.27%) VLAN
8 1 (0.27%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (19.30%) SQL Server
2 36 (9.65%) MySQL
3 18 (4.83%) DB2
4 17 (4.56%) Big Data
5 11 (2.95%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (2.68%) Relational Database
7 9 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (2.41%) Power BI
8 6 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (1.34%) MongoDB
9 5 (1.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (1.07%) GIS
10 4 (1.07%) NoSQL
11 3 (0.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (0.54%) Amazon RDS
12 2 (0.54%) MS Access
12 2 (0.54%) OLAP
12 2 (0.54%) QlikView
12 2 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (0.54%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 21 (5.63%) Git (software)
2 18 (4.83%) Visual Studio
3 12 (3.22%) JIRA
4 10 (2.68%) git-flow
4 10 (2.68%) JUnit
5 3 (0.80%) Cucumber
5 3 (0.80%) gulp
5 3 (0.80%) Maven
5 3 (0.80%) TestNG
5 3 (0.80%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
5 3 (0.80%) WebDriver
6 2 (0.54%) InstallShield
6 2 (0.54%) Mercurial
6 2 (0.54%) MSTest
6 2 (0.54%) NUnit
6 2 (0.54%) Talend Open Studio
6 2 (0.54%) webpack
7 1 (0.27%) Grunt
7 1 (0.27%) Hudson
7 1 (0.27%) Jenkins
General
1 69 (18.50%) Finance
2 45 (12.06%) Retail
3 32 (8.58%) Marketing
4 26 (6.97%) Automotive
5 20 (5.36%) Publishing
6 18 (4.83%) Games
7 12 (3.22%) Manufacturing
8 8 (2.14%) Electronics
9 6 (1.61%) Banking
9 6 (1.61%) Billing
10 5 (1.34%) Legal
11 4 (1.07%) Advertising
11 4 (1.07%) French Language
11 4 (1.07%) German Language
12 3 (0.80%) Danish Language
12 3 (0.80%) Dutch Language
12 3 (0.80%) Spanish Language
12 3 (0.80%) Swedish Language
13 2 (0.54%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.54%) Law
Job Titles
1 113 (30.29%) Developer
2 57 (15.28%) Graduate
3 55 (14.75%) Junior
4 52 (13.94%) Architect
5 47 (12.60%) Graduate Developer
6 42 (11.26%) Analyst
7 40 (10.72%) Junior Developer
8 39 (10.46%) Solutions Architect
9 30 (8.04%) C# Developer
10 25 (6.70%) Network Engineer
11 24 (6.43%) .NET Developer
12 23 (6.17%) Java Developer
13 22 (5.90%) Senior Network Engineer
14 18 (4.83%) Junior C# Developer
14 18 (4.83%) Project Manager
15 17 (4.56%) Graduate C# Developer
15 17 (4.56%) Graduate Java Developer
15 17 (4.56%) Junior Java Developer
15 17 (4.56%) Junior Python Developer
15 17 (4.56%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (22.52%) .NET
2 63 (16.89%) CSS
2 63 (16.89%) HTML
3 42 (11.26%) ASP.NET
4 24 (6.43%) ASP.NET MVC
5 20 (5.36%) jQuery
6 19 (5.09%) J2EE
7 13 (3.49%) HTML5
7 13 (3.49%) RESTful
8 11 (2.95%) Web Services
9 10 (2.68%) AngularJS
10 9 (2.41%) Unity (Game Engine)
11 6 (1.61%) CSS3
11 6 (1.61%) Spring
11 6 (1.61%) XML
12 5 (1.34%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 5 (1.34%) REST
12 5 (1.34%) WinForms
13 4 (1.07%) Hibernate
13 4 (1.07%) React
Miscellaneous
1 116 (31.10%) Computer Science
2 73 (19.57%) Data Centre
3 32 (8.58%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (4.83%) CMDB
5 17 (4.56%) Public Cloud
6 15 (4.02%) Mobile App
7 11 (2.95%) Driving Licence
7 11 (2.95%) Management Information System
8 10 (2.68%) Mobile Games
9 6 (1.61%) Blog
10 5 (1.34%) Social Media
11 4 (1.07%) EPoS
11 4 (1.07%) Fixed Income
11 4 (1.07%) FMCG
11 4 (1.07%) iPhone
11 4 (1.07%) Smartphone
11 4 (1.07%) User Experience
12 3 (0.80%) Client/Server
12 3 (0.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 3 (0.80%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 30 (8.04%) Linux
2 26 (6.97%) Windows
3 16 (4.29%) Apple iOS
4 11 (2.95%) Android
5 10 (2.68%) Windows 7
6 6 (1.61%) Windows 10
7 5 (1.34%) Windows Server
8 4 (1.07%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (1.07%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (1.07%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.80%) Unix
10 2 (0.54%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.54%) Windows Phone
10 2 (0.54%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.27%) Solaris
11 1 (0.27%) VMS
11 1 (0.27%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (22.79%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (20.38%) Software Engineering
3 75 (20.11%) Project Management
4 58 (15.55%) ITIL
5 55 (14.75%) Presales
6 53 (14.21%) Line Management
7 50 (13.40%) MVC
8 47 (12.60%) Continuous Improvement
8 47 (12.60%) Service Delivery
9 45 (12.06%) TDD
10 41 (10.99%) Web Development
11 39 (10.46%) Business Development
12 36 (9.65%) Business Intelligence
12 36 (9.65%) PRINCE2
13 35 (9.38%) CRM
14 33 (8.85%) Root Cause Analysis
15 31 (8.31%) Mathematics
15 31 (8.31%) Time Management
16 30 (8.04%) Mentoring
17 25 (6.70%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 81 (21.72%) C#
2 77 (20.64%) SQL
3 69 (18.50%) JavaScript
4 37 (9.92%) Java
5 22 (5.90%) Python
6 20 (5.36%) PHP
7 16 (4.29%) C
8 10 (2.68%) Objective-C
9 8 (2.14%) PowerShell
10 7 (1.88%) C++
10 7 (1.88%) T-SQL
10 7 (1.88%) VB.NET
11 6 (1.61%) Embedded C
11 6 (1.61%) VBScript
12 5 (1.34%) VBA
13 4 (1.07%) R
13 4 (1.07%) Ruby
14 2 (0.54%) VB
14 2 (0.54%) VC++
15 1 (0.27%) Perl
Qualifications
1 43 (11.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 38 (10.19%) MCSE
3 34 (9.12%) ISEB
4 26 (6.97%) ITIL Certification
5 24 (6.43%) PMP
6 23 (6.17%) MCP
7 21 (5.63%) PMI Certification
8 17 (4.56%) VCAP
8 17 (4.56%) VCDX
9 16 (4.29%) Security Cleared
10 15 (4.02%) SC Cleared
11 9 (2.41%) Citrix Certification
11 9 (2.41%) ISTQB
12 7 (1.88%) HND
13 6 (1.61%) CISM
13 6 (1.61%) CISSP
13 6 (1.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 6 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 4 (1.07%) APMP
14 4 (1.07%) GNVQ
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (10.99%) QA
2 12 (3.22%) SLA
3 8 (2.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (2.14%) PMO
4 4 (1.07%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.80%) P3O
6 2 (0.54%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.54%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.27%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.27%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.27%) EMIR
7 1 (0.27%) MiFID
7 1 (0.27%) NEBOSH
System Software
1 28 (7.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (4.83%) Virtual Machines
3 13 (3.49%) Active Directory
4 4 (1.07%) Docker
5 2 (0.54%) Firmware
5 2 (0.54%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.27%) HDFS
6 1 (0.27%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.27%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.27%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.27%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 18 (4.83%) SCVMM
2 6 (1.61%) SCCM
3 3 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.54%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (0.54%) Puppet
5 1 (0.27%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (0.27%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 65 (17.43%) Microsoft
2 48 (12.87%) Cisco
3 43 (11.53%) CheckPoint
3 43 (11.53%) HP
4 37 (9.92%) Oracle
5 30 (8.04%) IBM
6 29 (7.77%) VMware
7 25 (6.70%) Fortinet
8 21 (5.63%) Citrix
9 19 (5.09%) Juniper
10 18 (4.83%) BMC
10 18 (4.83%) EMC
10 18 (4.83%) NetApp
11 17 (4.56%) SAP
12 12 (3.22%) Tableau
13 7 (1.88%) Google
14 6 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
15 5 (1.34%) NEC
16 3 (0.80%) Sage
17 2 (0.54%) Siemens
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Itecco
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Itecco
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Itecco
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Great Benefit Package
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £17500 per annum + Bonus + Global Company
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Kyna Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 Per Annum bonus, benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Talent International
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
FT Select
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Network ITR
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £32,000 - £38,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Flexible Working
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Stott & May
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum + Bonus & excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 41k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Venturi
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Henderson Drake
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Healthcare + Holid
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Executive Resource Group
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + Flexible hours and Great Beneftits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
FIS Global
Salary: Competitive Salary x Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Birmingham
Highways England
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Intouch Games
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
The Contact Group
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Intouch Games
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 14 days ago