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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 19 20
Rank change year-on-year -1 +1  
Permanent jobs citing Degree 173 189 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 8.78% 8.09% 9.01%
As % of the Qualifications category 34.26% 28.85% 27.35%
Number of salaries quoted 125 141 136
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £60,000 £54,000
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 505 655 669
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 25.63% 28.04% 32.96%
Number of salaries quoted 384 426 527
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.59%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Degree in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 124 (33.88%) Computer Science
2 100 (27.32%) Computer Science Degree
3 97 (26.50%) Agile Software Development
4 83 (22.68%) .NET
5 82 (22.40%) C#
6 75 (20.49%) SQL Server
6 75 (20.49%) Microsoft
7 74 (20.22%) Software Engineering
8 71 (19.40%) ITIL
9 70 (19.13%) Data Centre
10 69 (18.85%) Finance
11 68 (18.58%) MVC
12 61 (16.67%) JavaScript
13 58 (15.85%) CSS
14 57 (15.57%) HTML
15 56 (15.30%) SQL
16 54 (14.75%) Project Management
17 50 (13.66%) Presales
18 47 (12.84%) Java
19 44 (12.02%) ASP.NET
19 44 (12.02%) Microsoft Azure
20 42 (11.48%) Cisco
20 42 (11.48%) Retail
21 41 (11.20%) Windows
22 39 (10.66%) HP
22 39 (10.66%) TDD
23 36 (9.84%) Continuous Improvement
23 36 (9.84%) Line Management
24 34 (9.29%) VMware
24 34 (9.29%) PRINCE2

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 14 (3.83%) Drupal
2 11 (3.01%) IIS
3 8 (2.19%) SharePoint
4 7 (1.91%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (1.64%) CMS
6 5 (1.37%) Oracle Workflow
7 4 (1.09%) ArcGIS
8 3 (0.82%) OpenEdge
9 2 (0.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (0.55%) Apache
9 2 (0.55%) Apache ServiceMix
9 2 (0.55%) Mule
9 2 (0.55%) Skype for Business
9 2 (0.55%) WordPress
10 1 (0.27%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.27%) JBoss
10 1 (0.27%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.27%) nginx
10 1 (0.27%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.27%) Umbraco
Applications
1 28 (7.65%) Microsoft Office
2 25 (6.83%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (2.73%) Spreadsheet
4 7 (1.91%) Microsoft Project
5 6 (1.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.55%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.27%) Siemens NX
7 1 (0.27%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (1.64%) Magento
1 6 (1.64%) Sentinel
2 5 (1.37%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (1.37%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (1.09%) Cognos TM1
3 4 (1.09%) SAP Business One
4 3 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.82%) SAP CO
4 3 (0.82%) SAP FI
4 3 (0.82%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (0.55%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (0.55%) NetSuite
5 2 (0.55%) SAP HCM
5 2 (0.55%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.27%) Actimize
6 1 (0.27%) Cognos Controller
6 1 (0.27%) Misys Midas
6 1 (0.27%) OpenCart
6 1 (0.27%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.27%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 44 (12.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (5.46%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (4.64%) Amazon EC2
4 12 (3.28%) IaaS
4 12 (3.28%) PaaS
5 7 (1.91%) SaaS
6 5 (1.37%) GitHub
7 4 (1.09%) G Suite
7 4 (1.09%) Slack
8 3 (0.82%) Amazon CloudSearch
8 3 (0.82%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 3 (0.82%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (0.55%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.55%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 2 (0.55%) Force.com
9 2 (0.55%) Office 365
10 1 (0.27%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (8.47%) Firewall
2 23 (6.28%) WAN
3 18 (4.92%) LAN
3 18 (4.92%) OSPF
4 14 (3.83%) DNS
5 12 (3.28%) HTTP
6 11 (3.01%) VPN
7 9 (2.46%) Internet
8 8 (2.19%) 802.11
8 8 (2.19%) DHCP
9 6 (1.64%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (1.64%) Skype
9 6 (1.64%) VLAN
10 5 (1.37%) BGP
10 5 (1.37%) SMTP
11 3 (0.82%) Unified Communications
12 2 (0.55%) NAS
12 2 (0.55%) Network Security
12 2 (0.55%) SAN
13 1 (0.27%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (20.49%) SQL Server
2 26 (7.10%) MySQL
3 14 (3.83%) Big Data
4 12 (3.28%) DB2
5 11 (3.01%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (3.01%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (2.46%) NoSQL
6 9 (2.46%) Power BI
7 8 (2.19%) GIS
7 8 (2.19%) Relational Database
8 5 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (1.09%) Oracle Database
9 4 (1.09%) QGIS
9 4 (1.09%) QlikView
10 3 (0.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 3 (0.82%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (0.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (0.82%) SQLite
11 2 (0.55%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 27 (7.38%) Git (software)
2 17 (4.64%) Visual Studio
3 16 (4.37%) JIRA
4 12 (3.28%) JUnit
5 10 (2.73%) git-flow
6 5 (1.37%) WebDriver
7 4 (1.09%) Cucumber
7 4 (1.09%) Maven
8 3 (0.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (0.82%) Gradle
8 3 (0.82%) Selenium
9 2 (0.55%) gulp
9 2 (0.55%) InstallShield
9 2 (0.55%) MSTest
9 2 (0.55%) NUnit
9 2 (0.55%) webpack
10 1 (0.27%) HP UFT
10 1 (0.27%) JBehave
10 1 (0.27%) Rational Rose
10 1 (0.27%) TestNG
General
1 69 (18.85%) Finance
2 42 (11.48%) Retail
3 28 (7.65%) Automotive
4 24 (6.56%) Marketing
5 19 (5.19%) Games
6 14 (3.83%) Banking
6 14 (3.83%) Publishing
7 13 (3.55%) Electronics
8 10 (2.73%) Manufacturing
9 6 (1.64%) Billing
9 6 (1.64%) Legal
10 4 (1.09%) Advertising
10 4 (1.09%) French Language
10 4 (1.09%) German Language
11 3 (0.82%) Danish Language
11 3 (0.82%) Dutch Language
11 3 (0.82%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.82%) Spanish Language
11 3 (0.82%) Swedish Language
12 2 (0.55%) Law
Job Titles
1 116 (31.69%) Developer
2 48 (13.11%) Graduate
3 47 (12.84%) Junior
4 36 (9.84%) Analyst
5 35 (9.56%) Graduate Developer
5 35 (9.56%) Junior Developer
6 34 (9.29%) Architect
6 34 (9.29%) C# Developer
7 32 (8.74%) Solutions Architect
8 26 (7.10%) Java Developer
8 26 (7.10%) Network Engineer
9 22 (6.01%) Senior Developer
10 21 (5.74%) Project Manager
10 21 (5.74%) Software Developer
11 20 (5.46%) .NET Developer
12 17 (4.64%) Senior Network Engineer
13 16 (4.37%) Consultant
13 16 (4.37%) Junior C# Developer
14 15 (4.10%) Junior Java Developer
14 15 (4.10%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (22.68%) .NET
2 58 (15.85%) CSS
3 57 (15.57%) HTML
4 44 (12.02%) ASP.NET
5 29 (7.92%) ASP.NET MVC
6 26 (7.10%) jQuery
7 19 (5.19%) AngularJS
8 18 (4.92%) XML
9 17 (4.64%) J2EE
9 17 (4.64%) Web Services
10 14 (3.83%) REST
11 13 (3.55%) RESTful
12 12 (3.28%) Unity (Game Engine)
13 9 (2.46%) HTML5
13 9 (2.46%) SOAP
14 8 (2.19%) 802.1X
15 7 (1.91%) Ajax
15 7 (1.91%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 6 (1.64%) Java EE
16 6 (1.64%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 124 (33.88%) Computer Science
2 70 (19.13%) Data Centre
3 28 (7.65%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (4.37%) User Experience
5 15 (4.10%) Mobile App
6 12 (3.28%) CMDB
6 12 (3.28%) Driving Licence
6 12 (3.28%) Management Information System
6 12 (3.28%) Mobile Games
7 11 (3.01%) Public Cloud
8 7 (1.91%) CAN bus
9 6 (1.64%) Greenfield Project
10 5 (1.37%) Linux Command Line
11 4 (1.09%) EPoS
11 4 (1.09%) iPhone
11 4 (1.09%) Smartphone
12 3 (0.82%) Blog
12 3 (0.82%) Embedded Systems
12 3 (0.82%) Social Media
13 2 (0.55%) Arduino
Operating Systems
1 41 (11.20%) Windows
2 32 (8.74%) Linux
3 18 (4.92%) Apple iOS
4 14 (3.83%) Windows 10
4 14 (3.83%) Windows 7
5 12 (3.28%) Android
6 10 (2.73%) Windows 8
7 8 (2.19%) Windows Server
7 8 (2.19%) Windows Vista
8 6 (1.64%) Unix
8 6 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.82%) Solaris
10 3 (0.82%) Windows Phone
11 2 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.55%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.27%) VMS
12 1 (0.27%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (26.50%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (20.22%) Software Engineering
3 71 (19.40%) ITIL
4 68 (18.58%) MVC
5 54 (14.75%) Project Management
6 50 (13.66%) Presales
7 39 (10.66%) TDD
8 36 (9.84%) Continuous Improvement
8 36 (9.84%) Line Management
9 34 (9.29%) PRINCE2
10 33 (9.02%) Web Development
11 32 (8.74%) Service Delivery
12 31 (8.47%) Mathematics
12 31 (8.47%) Mentoring
12 31 (8.47%) Root Cause Analysis
13 30 (8.20%) OO
14 29 (7.92%) Business Intelligence
15 28 (7.65%) Test Automation
16 25 (6.83%) CRM
16 25 (6.83%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 82 (22.40%) C#
2 61 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 56 (15.30%) SQL
4 47 (12.84%) Java
5 21 (5.74%) C
6 16 (4.37%) C++
6 16 (4.37%) PHP
6 16 (4.37%) Python
7 15 (4.10%) PowerShell
8 13 (3.55%) T-SQL
9 10 (2.73%) Embedded C
9 10 (2.73%) Objective-C
10 8 (2.19%) VB
11 7 (1.91%) Embedded C++
11 7 (1.91%) VBScript
12 6 (1.64%) VB.NET
13 5 (1.37%) XPath
14 3 (0.82%) Scala
15 2 (0.55%) Ruby
15 2 (0.55%) VC++
Qualifications
1 100 (27.32%) Computer Science Degree
2 32 (8.74%) ISEB
2 32 (8.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 27 (7.38%) ITIL Certification
4 23 (6.28%) MCSE
5 21 (5.74%) MCP
6 20 (5.46%) HND
7 18 (4.92%) GNVQ
8 16 (4.37%) Master's Degree
9 15 (4.10%) PMI Certification
9 15 (4.10%) PMP
10 14 (3.83%) CCNA
10 14 (3.83%) Cisco Certification
11 11 (3.01%) Numerate Degree
11 11 (3.01%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 11 (3.01%) VCAP
11 11 (3.01%) VCDX
12 9 (2.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 9 (2.46%) SC Cleared
12 9 (2.46%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (9.02%) QA
2 20 (5.46%) SLA
3 13 (3.55%) PMO
4 6 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (1.09%) P3O
6 3 (0.82%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.55%) MISRA
8 1 (0.27%) COBIT
8 1 (0.27%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.27%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.27%) EMIR
8 1 (0.27%) FINRA
8 1 (0.27%) IEC 62304
8 1 (0.27%) ISO 13485
8 1 (0.27%) ISO 26262
8 1 (0.27%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.27%) MiFID
8 1 (0.27%) MISRA C
8 1 (0.27%) NEBOSH
8 1 (0.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 29 (7.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (4.92%) Active Directory
3 12 (3.28%) Virtual Machines
4 11 (3.01%) Firmware
5 8 (2.19%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (1.64%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.55%) Docker
8 1 (0.27%) ProxySG
8 1 (0.27%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 12 (3.28%) SCVMM
2 10 (2.73%) SCCM
3 7 (1.91%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (1.37%) Failover Clustering
4 5 (1.37%) Microsoft Clustering
4 5 (1.37%) Puppet
5 4 (1.09%) AirWatch
6 2 (0.55%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (0.55%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.55%) Oracle ZFS
6 2 (0.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (0.55%) vCenter Server
7 1 (0.27%) Control-M
7 1 (0.27%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.27%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 75 (20.49%) Microsoft
2 42 (11.48%) Cisco
3 39 (10.66%) HP
4 34 (9.29%) VMware
5 32 (8.74%) Oracle
6 30 (8.20%) CheckPoint
7 28 (7.65%) IBM
8 21 (5.74%) Fortinet
9 18 (4.92%) Juniper
9 18 (4.92%) SAP
10 14 (3.83%) Citrix
10 14 (3.83%) EMC
10 14 (3.83%) NetApp
11 12 (3.28%) BMC
11 12 (3.28%) Tableau
12 9 (2.46%) ServiceNow
13 7 (1.91%) Cognos
14 5 (1.37%) Dell
14 5 (1.37%) NEC
14 5 (1.37%) Zend
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mane Contract Services Limited
Posted: 22 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
FIS Global
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Pimlico Banks Recruitment
Salary: £very competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 - £21000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £48000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Flex Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Maurice Nash
Salary: From £80,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mane Contract Services Limited
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Talendrone.com
Salary: 25K - 28K GBP / Year
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonuses + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, Birmingham
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + 25 days hols, excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Car, pension, bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Henderson Drake
Salary: From £75,000 to £100,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Healthcare + Holi
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 27 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
S S P Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £42 - £48 per annum + 10% completion bonus
Posted: 20 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago