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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Degree
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 13 18 20
Rank change year-on-year +5 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Degree 193 196 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 10.70% 8.33% 8.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 43.37% 31.77% 27.93%
Number of salaries quoted 118 133 114
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% -7.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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 445 617 537
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 24.68% 26.21% 31.11%
Number of salaries quoted 307 432 423
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 £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £72,500 £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 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Degree in Birmingham

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 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.

1 124 (33.16%) Computer Science
2 84 (22.46%) Agile Software Development
3 83 (22.19%) Software Engineering
3 83 (22.19%) .NET
4 80 (21.39%) Data Centre
5 79 (21.12%) SQL
5 79 (21.12%) C#
6 77 (20.59%) Project Management
7 72 (19.25%) Finance
8 70 (18.72%) SQL Server
9 69 (18.45%) JavaScript
10 63 (16.84%) HTML
10 63 (16.84%) CSS
10 63 (16.84%) ITIL
11 62 (16.58%) Microsoft
12 58 (15.51%) Presales
13 56 (14.97%) Line Management
14 53 (14.17%) Service Delivery
14 53 (14.17%) MS Excel
14 53 (14.17%) Continuous Improvement
15 52 (13.90%) Cisco
16 50 (13.37%) Microsoft Azure
17 49 (13.10%) MVC
18 48 (12.83%) HP
18 48 (12.83%) CheckPoint
19 45 (12.03%) TDD
20 44 (11.76%) Retail
21 43 (11.50%) Microsoft Certification
22 41 (10.96%) ASP.NET
22 41 (10.96%) Web Development

Degree
Top Related 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 6 (1.60%) Elasticsearch
1 6 (1.60%) IIS
1 6 (1.60%) SAS
1 6 (1.60%) SharePoint
2 3 (0.80%) Apache
2 3 (0.80%) CMS
2 3 (0.80%) OpenEdge
3 2 (0.53%) Drupal
3 2 (0.53%) WordPress
4 1 (0.27%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.27%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.27%) ArcGIS
4 1 (0.27%) nginx
4 1 (0.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 53 (14.17%) MS Excel
2 25 (6.68%) MS Office
3 12 (3.21%) MS Project
4 7 (1.87%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (1.87%) Spreadsheet
5 6 (1.60%) SPSS
6 4 (1.07%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.53%) PTC Creo
7 2 (0.53%) Siemens NX
8 1 (0.27%) Abaqus
8 1 (0.27%) Blender
8 1 (0.27%) Pro/ENGINEER
8 1 (0.27%) Simulink
8 1 (0.27%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 7 (1.87%) 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 (0.53%) Sage 200
4 2 (0.53%) SAP HCM
4 2 (0.53%) SAP HR
4 2 (0.53%) Shopify
5 1 (0.27%) Misys Midas
5 1 (0.27%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.27%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.27%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.27%) Sage X3
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 50 (13.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (7.75%) Amazon AWS
3 23 (6.15%) Amazon EC2
4 21 (5.61%) IaaS
4 21 (5.61%) PaaS
5 4 (1.07%) GitHub
6 2 (0.53%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.53%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 2 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.53%) Force.com
6 2 (0.53%) 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 34 (9.09%) Firewall
2 32 (8.56%) LAN
2 32 (8.56%) WAN
3 28 (7.49%) OSPF
4 4 (1.07%) Internet
5 3 (0.80%) Network Security
6 2 (0.53%) DNS
6 2 (0.53%) NetScaler
7 1 (0.27%) DHCP
7 1 (0.27%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.27%) FlexRay
7 1 (0.27%) PABX
7 1 (0.27%) RFID
7 1 (0.27%) SMS
7 1 (0.27%) VoIP
7 1 (0.27%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (18.72%) SQL Server
2 39 (10.43%) MySQL
3 20 (5.35%) DB2
4 13 (3.48%) Big Data
5 11 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (2.41%) Relational Database
7 5 (1.34%) MongoDB
7 5 (1.34%) Power BI
7 5 (1.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (1.07%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (1.07%) GIS
8 4 (1.07%) NoSQL
9 3 (0.80%) MS Access
9 3 (0.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.53%) Amazon Redshift
10 2 (0.53%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (0.53%) OLAP
10 2 (0.53%) QlikView
10 2 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.53%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 21 (5.61%) Git (software)
2 18 (4.81%) Visual Studio
3 10 (2.67%) git-flow
3 10 (2.67%) JIRA
3 10 (2.67%) JUnit
4 3 (0.80%) Cucumber
4 3 (0.80%) gulp
4 3 (0.80%) Maven
4 3 (0.80%) TestNG
4 3 (0.80%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
4 3 (0.80%) WebDriver
5 2 (0.53%) InstallShield
5 2 (0.53%) Mercurial
5 2 (0.53%) MSTest
5 2 (0.53%) NUnit
5 2 (0.53%) Talend Open Studio
5 2 (0.53%) webpack
6 1 (0.27%) Hudson
6 1 (0.27%) Selenium
6 1 (0.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 72 (19.25%) Finance
2 44 (11.76%) Retail
3 32 (8.56%) Marketing
4 26 (6.95%) Automotive
5 23 (6.15%) Publishing
6 19 (5.08%) Games
7 12 (3.21%) Manufacturing
8 8 (2.14%) Electronics
9 6 (1.60%) Banking
9 6 (1.60%) Billing
10 5 (1.34%) Legal
11 4 (1.07%) Advertising
11 4 (1.07%) French Language
11 4 (1.07%) German Language
11 4 (1.07%) Law
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 (0.53%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 113 (30.21%) Developer
2 58 (15.51%) Graduate
2 58 (15.51%) Junior
3 54 (14.44%) Architect
4 46 (12.30%) Graduate Developer
5 40 (10.70%) Analyst
5 40 (10.70%) Junior Developer
5 40 (10.70%) Solutions Architect
6 30 (8.02%) C# Developer
7 25 (6.68%) Network Engineer
8 23 (6.15%) .NET Developer
8 23 (6.15%) Java Developer
8 23 (6.15%) Senior Network Engineer
9 18 (4.81%) Junior C# Developer
10 17 (4.55%) Graduate C# Developer
10 17 (4.55%) Graduate Java Developer
10 17 (4.55%) Graduate Python Developer
10 17 (4.55%) Junior Java Developer
10 17 (4.55%) Junior Python Developer
10 17 (4.55%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (22.19%) .NET
2 63 (16.84%) CSS
2 63 (16.84%) HTML
3 41 (10.96%) ASP.NET
4 23 (6.15%) ASP.NET MVC
5 20 (5.35%) jQuery
6 19 (5.08%) J2EE
7 13 (3.48%) HTML5
7 13 (3.48%) RESTful
8 11 (2.94%) Web Services
9 10 (2.67%) AngularJS
10 8 (2.14%) Unity (Game Engine)
11 6 (1.60%) CSS3
11 6 (1.60%) Spring
12 5 (1.34%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 5 (1.34%) REST
12 5 (1.34%) WinForms
12 5 (1.34%) XML
13 4 (1.07%) React
13 4 (1.07%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 124 (33.16%) Computer Science
2 80 (21.39%) Data Centre
3 32 (8.56%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (5.61%) CMDB
5 18 (4.81%) Public Cloud
6 16 (4.28%) Mobile App
7 10 (2.67%) Driving Licence
7 10 (2.67%) Management Information System
7 10 (2.67%) Mobile Games
8 6 (1.60%) Blog
9 5 (1.34%) Fixed Income
9 5 (1.34%) Social Media
10 4 (1.07%) FMCG
10 4 (1.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (1.07%) iPhone
10 4 (1.07%) Smartphone
10 4 (1.07%) User Experience
11 3 (0.80%) Credit Risk
11 3 (0.80%) Fintech
11 3 (0.80%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 30 (8.02%) Linux
2 27 (7.22%) Windows
3 16 (4.28%) Apple iOS
4 12 (3.21%) Windows 7
5 11 (2.94%) Android
6 7 (1.87%) Windows 10
7 4 (1.07%) Windows Server
7 4 (1.07%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.80%) Unix
8 3 (0.80%) Windows 8
8 3 (0.80%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.53%) Windows Phone
9 2 (0.53%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.27%) Solaris
10 1 (0.27%) VMS
10 1 (0.27%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (22.46%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (22.19%) Software Engineering
3 77 (20.59%) Project Management
4 63 (16.84%) ITIL
5 58 (15.51%) Presales
6 56 (14.97%) Line Management
7 53 (14.17%) Continuous Improvement
7 53 (14.17%) Service Delivery
8 49 (13.10%) MVC
9 45 (12.03%) TDD
10 41 (10.96%) Web Development
11 40 (10.70%) Business Development
12 37 (9.89%) PRINCE2
13 36 (9.63%) Root Cause Analysis
14 33 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
14 33 (8.82%) CRM
15 31 (8.29%) Mentoring
15 31 (8.29%) Time Management
16 27 (7.22%) Mathematics
16 27 (7.22%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 79 (21.12%) C#
1 79 (21.12%) SQL
2 69 (18.45%) JavaScript
3 37 (9.89%) Java
4 22 (5.88%) Python
5 21 (5.61%) PHP
6 15 (4.01%) C
7 10 (2.67%) Objective-C
8 8 (2.14%) PowerShell
9 7 (1.87%) C++
9 7 (1.87%) T-SQL
9 7 (1.87%) VB.NET
10 6 (1.60%) Embedded C
10 6 (1.60%) VBA
10 6 (1.60%) VBScript
11 4 (1.07%) R
11 4 (1.07%) Ruby
12 2 (0.53%) VC++
13 1 (0.27%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 43 (11.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 39 (10.43%) MCSE
3 34 (9.09%) ISEB
4 28 (7.49%) ITIL Certification
5 27 (7.22%) PMP
6 24 (6.42%) MCP
6 24 (6.42%) PMI Certification
7 17 (4.55%) Security Cleared
7 17 (4.55%) VCAP
7 17 (4.55%) VCDX
8 16 (4.28%) SC Cleared
9 10 (2.67%) ISTQB
10 9 (2.41%) Citrix Certification
11 7 (1.87%) HND
12 6 (1.60%) CISM
12 6 (1.60%) CISSP
12 6 (1.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 6 (1.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 4 (1.07%) Cisco Certification
13 4 (1.07%) GNVQ
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (10.96%) QA
2 12 (3.21%) SLA
3 8 (2.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (2.14%) PMO
4 3 (0.80%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.53%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.53%) P3O
5 2 (0.53%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.27%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.27%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.27%) EMIR
6 1 (0.27%) MiFID
System Software
1 31 (8.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (5.61%) Virtual Machines
3 14 (3.74%) Active Directory
4 4 (1.07%) Docker
5 2 (0.53%) Firmware
6 1 (0.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.27%) HDFS
6 1 (0.27%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.27%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.27%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.27%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 21 (5.61%) SCVMM
2 7 (1.87%) SCCM
3 2 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.27%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (0.27%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (0.27%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.27%) Puppet
4 1 (0.27%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.27%) vRealize
Vendors
1 62 (16.58%) Microsoft
2 52 (13.90%) Cisco
3 48 (12.83%) CheckPoint
3 48 (12.83%) HP
4 36 (9.63%) Oracle
5 32 (8.56%) IBM
5 32 (8.56%) VMware
6 28 (7.49%) Fortinet
7 23 (6.15%) Citrix
8 21 (5.61%) Juniper
9 20 (5.35%) BMC
9 20 (5.35%) EMC
9 20 (5.35%) NetApp
10 17 (4.55%) SAP
11 8 (2.14%) Tableau
12 7 (1.87%) Google
13 6 (1.60%) Salesforce.com
14 5 (1.34%) NEC
15 3 (0.80%) Sage
16 2 (0.53%) Siemens
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £17500 per annum + Bonus + Global Company
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Kyna Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 Per Annum bonus, benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Kyna Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 Per Annum bonus, benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Flexible Working
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum + Bonus & excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 41k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £70,000 + a brilliant package
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Itecco
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Itecco
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Executive Resource Group
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + Flexible hours and Great Beneftits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Itecco
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Intouch Games
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Highways England
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
FIS Global
Salary: Competitive Salary x Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
The Contact Group
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham
Intouch Games
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
Venturi
Salary: £30000. - £40000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - £95,000 + a lucrative package
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £14100 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago