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

Degree
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
22 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 16 22
Rank change year-on-year 0 +6  
Permanent jobs citing Degree 196 209 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 10.16% 8.84% 8.52%
As % of the Qualifications category 40.58% 30.60% 26.96%
Number of salaries quoted 127 156 112
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £54,750
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 483 683 575
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 25.04% 28.89% 31.59%
Number of salaries quoted 347 457 435
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £70,000
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 22 May 2017.

Salary histogram for Degree in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 119 (33.06%) Computer Science
2 86 (23.89%) Agile Software Development
3 82 (22.78%) C#
3 82 (22.78%) .NET
4 76 (21.11%) SQL Server
4 76 (21.11%) Software Engineering
4 76 (21.11%) Data Centre
5 67 (18.61%) Finance
6 66 (18.33%) Microsoft
7 65 (18.06%) SQL
7 65 (18.06%) Project Management
8 63 (17.50%) MVC
8 63 (17.50%) ITIL
9 60 (16.67%) JavaScript
10 58 (16.11%) Presales
11 57 (15.83%) CSS
12 55 (15.28%) HTML
13 50 (13.89%) Microsoft Azure
14 49 (13.61%) Line Management
15 47 (13.06%) Retail
16 46 (12.78%) Cisco
17 44 (12.22%) ASP.NET
18 43 (11.94%) Java
19 41 (11.39%) Continuous Improvement
20 40 (11.11%) Oracle
21 39 (10.83%) Service Delivery
21 39 (10.83%) TDD
21 39 (10.83%) Web Development
22 38 (10.56%) HP
23 37 (10.28%) ISEB

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 11 (3.06%) Drupal
2 10 (2.78%) IIS
3 7 (1.94%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (1.94%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.11%) ArcGIS
5 3 (0.83%) CMS
5 3 (0.83%) OpenEdge
5 3 (0.83%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (0.56%) Apache
6 2 (0.56%) SAS
6 2 (0.56%) WordPress
7 1 (0.28%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.28%) JBoss
7 1 (0.28%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.28%) nginx
7 1 (0.28%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.28%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.28%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.28%) WebSphere
Applications
1 27 (7.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 21 (5.83%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (2.78%) Spreadsheet
4 7 (1.94%) Microsoft Project
5 5 (1.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.56%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.28%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.28%) Pro/ENGINEER
7 1 (0.28%) PTC Creo
7 1 (0.28%) Siemens NX
7 1 (0.28%) SPSS
7 1 (0.28%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 6 (1.67%) Magento
1 6 (1.67%) Sentinel
2 5 (1.39%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (1.11%) SAP Business One
4 3 (0.83%) Cognos TM1
4 3 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.83%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (0.83%) SAP CO
4 3 (0.83%) SAP FI
4 3 (0.83%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (0.56%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (0.56%) SAP HCM
5 2 (0.56%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.28%) Cognos Controller
6 1 (0.28%) Misys Midas
6 1 (0.28%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.28%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 50 (13.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (6.94%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (6.11%) Amazon EC2
4 18 (5.00%) IaaS
4 18 (5.00%) PaaS
5 5 (1.39%) GitHub
6 4 (1.11%) SaaS
7 3 (0.83%) Slack
8 2 (0.56%) Amazon CloudSearch
8 2 (0.56%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 2 (0.56%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.56%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (0.56%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 2 (0.56%) Force.com
9 1 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.28%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (8.33%) Firewall
2 23 (6.39%) WAN
3 19 (5.28%) OSPF
4 18 (5.00%) LAN
5 7 (1.94%) HTTP
6 5 (1.39%) DNS
6 5 (1.39%) Internet
7 4 (1.11%) BGP
7 4 (1.11%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (1.11%) Skype
7 4 (1.11%) SMTP
7 4 (1.11%) VLAN
8 3 (0.83%) VPN
9 2 (0.56%) NAS
9 2 (0.56%) SAN
9 2 (0.56%) Wireless
10 1 (0.28%) Ethernet
10 1 (0.28%) Network Security
10 1 (0.28%) RFID
10 1 (0.28%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (21.11%) SQL Server
2 31 (8.61%) MySQL
3 18 (5.00%) DB2
4 14 (3.89%) Big Data
5 11 (3.06%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (3.06%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (2.78%) Power BI
6 10 (2.78%) Relational Database
7 7 (1.94%) GIS
8 5 (1.39%) NoSQL
8 5 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (1.11%) Oracle Database
9 4 (1.11%) QGIS
9 4 (1.11%) QlikView
9 4 (1.11%) SQLite
10 3 (0.83%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.56%) MS Access
11 2 (0.56%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 26 (7.22%) Git (software)
2 18 (5.00%) Visual Studio
3 14 (3.89%) JIRA
4 11 (3.06%) JUnit
5 10 (2.78%) git-flow
6 3 (0.83%) Cucumber
6 3 (0.83%) WebDriver
7 2 (0.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (0.56%) Gradle
7 2 (0.56%) gulp
7 2 (0.56%) InstallShield
7 2 (0.56%) Maven
7 2 (0.56%) MSTest
7 2 (0.56%) NUnit
7 2 (0.56%) webpack
8 1 (0.28%) HP UFT
8 1 (0.28%) Rational Rose
8 1 (0.28%) Selenium
8 1 (0.28%) TestNG
8 1 (0.28%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 67 (18.61%) Finance
2 47 (13.06%) Retail
3 26 (7.22%) Marketing
4 22 (6.11%) Automotive
5 20 (5.56%) Publishing
6 18 (5.00%) Games
7 11 (3.06%) Banking
8 10 (2.78%) Manufacturing
9 9 (2.50%) Electronics
10 7 (1.94%) Legal
11 6 (1.67%) Billing
12 4 (1.11%) French Language
12 4 (1.11%) German Language
13 3 (0.83%) Advertising
13 3 (0.83%) Danish Language
13 3 (0.83%) Dutch Language
13 3 (0.83%) Investment Banking
13 3 (0.83%) Spanish Language
13 3 (0.83%) Swedish Language
14 2 (0.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 116 (32.22%) Developer
2 53 (14.72%) Graduate
3 51 (14.17%) Junior
4 45 (12.50%) Architect
5 42 (11.67%) Graduate Developer
6 40 (11.11%) Analyst
6 40 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
7 37 (10.28%) Junior Developer
8 32 (8.89%) C# Developer
9 26 (7.22%) Network Engineer
10 25 (6.94%) Java Developer
11 22 (6.11%) .NET Developer
12 18 (5.00%) Project Manager
12 18 (5.00%) Senior Developer
12 18 (5.00%) Senior Network Engineer
13 17 (4.72%) Consultant
13 17 (4.72%) Junior C# Developer
13 17 (4.72%) Software Developer
14 16 (4.44%) Junior Java Developer
14 16 (4.44%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (22.78%) .NET
2 57 (15.83%) CSS
3 55 (15.28%) HTML
4 44 (12.22%) ASP.NET
5 27 (7.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 23 (6.39%) jQuery
7 18 (5.00%) J2EE
8 16 (4.44%) AngularJS
9 14 (3.89%) XML
10 12 (3.33%) RESTful
10 12 (3.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 12 (3.33%) Web Services
11 8 (2.22%) REST
12 7 (1.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 7 (1.94%) HTML5
13 5 (1.39%) FuelPHP
13 5 (1.39%) SOAP
13 5 (1.39%) Spring
13 5 (1.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 5 (1.39%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 119 (33.06%) Computer Science
2 76 (21.11%) Data Centre
3 27 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (5.00%) CMDB
5 16 (4.44%) Mobile App
6 15 (4.17%) Public Cloud
7 12 (3.33%) Mobile Games
7 12 (3.33%) User Experience
8 11 (3.06%) Driving Licence
8 11 (3.06%) Management Information System
9 6 (1.67%) Greenfield Project
10 5 (1.39%) Blog
10 5 (1.39%) Linux Command Line
11 4 (1.11%) EPoS
11 4 (1.11%) iPhone
11 4 (1.11%) Smartphone
12 3 (0.83%) CAN bus
12 3 (0.83%) Embedded Systems
12 3 (0.83%) NHS
12 3 (0.83%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 32 (8.89%) Linux
2 29 (8.06%) Windows
3 19 (5.28%) Apple iOS
4 13 (3.61%) Android
5 6 (1.67%) Windows 10
5 6 (1.67%) Windows 7
5 6 (1.67%) Windows Server
6 5 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (1.11%) Solaris
7 4 (1.11%) Windows Phone
7 4 (1.11%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.83%) Unix
9 2 (0.56%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.56%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.28%) VMS
10 1 (0.28%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (23.89%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (21.11%) Software Engineering
3 65 (18.06%) Project Management
4 63 (17.50%) ITIL
4 63 (17.50%) MVC
5 58 (16.11%) Presales
6 49 (13.61%) Line Management
7 41 (11.39%) Continuous Improvement
8 39 (10.83%) Service Delivery
8 39 (10.83%) TDD
8 39 (10.83%) Web Development
9 36 (10.00%) Business Development
9 36 (10.00%) PRINCE2
10 32 (8.89%) Business Intelligence
11 31 (8.61%) CRM
12 30 (8.33%) Mathematics
12 30 (8.33%) Mentoring
13 28 (7.78%) Root Cause Analysis
14 27 (7.50%) OO
15 26 (7.22%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 82 (22.78%) C#
2 65 (18.06%) SQL
3 60 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 43 (11.94%) Java
5 18 (5.00%) C
6 16 (4.44%) Python
7 15 (4.17%) PHP
8 12 (3.33%) C++
9 10 (2.78%) Objective-C
9 10 (2.78%) PowerShell
10 9 (2.50%) T-SQL
11 7 (1.94%) VBScript
12 6 (1.67%) Embedded C
13 4 (1.11%) VB
13 4 (1.11%) VB.NET
14 3 (0.83%) Embedded C++
14 3 (0.83%) VBA
14 3 (0.83%) XPath
15 2 (0.56%) VC++
16 1 (0.28%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (10.28%) ISEB
2 35 (9.72%) Microsoft Certification
3 27 (7.50%) MCSE
4 24 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
5 21 (5.83%) MCP
6 20 (5.56%) PMI Certification
6 20 (5.56%) PMP
7 15 (4.17%) VCAP
7 15 (4.17%) VCDX
8 12 (3.33%) HND
8 12 (3.33%) SC Cleared
8 12 (3.33%) Security Cleared
9 10 (2.78%) GNVQ
10 8 (2.22%) CCNA
10 8 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (2.22%) ISTQB
10 8 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 6 (1.67%) CISM
11 6 (1.67%) CISSP
12 5 (1.39%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (10.00%) QA
2 12 (3.33%) PMO
2 12 (3.33%) SLA
3 9 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.11%) P3O
5 3 (0.83%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.28%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.28%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.28%) EMIR
6 1 (0.28%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.28%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.28%) MiFID
6 1 (0.28%) MISRA
6 1 (0.28%) MISRA C
6 1 (0.28%) NEBOSH
6 1 (0.28%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 28 (7.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (5.00%) Virtual Machines
3 13 (3.61%) Active Directory
4 7 (1.94%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (1.67%) Firmware
6 5 (1.39%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.83%) Docker
8 1 (0.28%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 18 (5.00%) SCVMM
2 6 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (1.67%) SCCM
3 5 (1.39%) Puppet
4 4 (1.11%) Failover Clustering
4 4 (1.11%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (0.56%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (0.56%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.56%) Oracle ZFS
5 2 (0.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (0.56%) vCenter Server
6 1 (0.28%) Control-M
6 1 (0.28%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 66 (18.33%) Microsoft
2 46 (12.78%) Cisco
3 40 (11.11%) Oracle
4 38 (10.56%) HP
5 36 (10.00%) CheckPoint
6 34 (9.44%) IBM
7 32 (8.89%) VMware
8 22 (6.11%) Juniper
9 21 (5.83%) Fortinet
10 20 (5.56%) Citrix
10 20 (5.56%) EMC
10 20 (5.56%) NetApp
11 18 (5.00%) BMC
11 18 (5.00%) SAP
12 12 (3.33%) Tableau
13 8 (2.22%) ServiceNow
14 5 (1.39%) Cognos
14 5 (1.39%) NEC
14 5 (1.39%) Zend
15 4 (1.11%) Salesforce.com
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Birmingham
X4 Group
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £38000 - £39000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits & bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Amazing Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CHM Recruit
Salary: £40,377 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-40,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
FT Select
Salary: Unspecified Competitive, commensurate with experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
SThree
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + bonuses
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - £95,000 + a strong package
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Chris Cobbold Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits + training/progression
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
FT Select
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Birmingham
Procensol Consulting
Salary: 20,000 - 24,000
Posted: 20 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
FT Select
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
S S P Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
S S P Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
S S P Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
greywood
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago