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

Academic Degree
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 19 23
Rank change year-on-year -4 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Degree 169 196 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 8.73% 8.24% 8.87%
As % of the Qualifications category 34.21% 29.17% 27.16%
Number of salaries quoted 121 148 133
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 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £52,500
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 494 672 659
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 25.53% 28.24% 32.64%
Number of salaries quoted 376 437 519
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 £41,674
% change year-on-year - +1.98%  

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 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Degree in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 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.

1 123 (33.70%) Computer Science
2 101 (27.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 97 (26.58%) Agile Software Development
4 83 (22.74%) .NET
5 82 (22.47%) C#
6 75 (20.55%) SQL Server
7 74 (20.27%) Microsoft
8 72 (19.73%) Software Engineering
9 70 (19.18%) ITIL
9 70 (19.18%) Data Centre
10 68 (18.63%) Finance
11 67 (18.36%) MVC
12 62 (16.99%) JavaScript
13 58 (15.89%) CSS
14 57 (15.62%) HTML
15 56 (15.34%) SQL
16 55 (15.07%) Project Management
17 50 (13.70%) Presales
18 47 (12.88%) Java
19 44 (12.05%) Microsoft Azure
20 43 (11.78%) ASP.NET
20 43 (11.78%) Retail
21 42 (11.51%) Cisco
22 41 (11.23%) Windows
23 39 (10.68%) HP
23 39 (10.68%) TDD
24 37 (10.14%) Line Management
25 36 (9.86%) Continuous Improvement
26 35 (9.59%) VMware
26 35 (9.59%) 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 (3.84%) Drupal
2 11 (3.01%) IIS
3 8 (2.19%) SharePoint
4 7 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (1.64%) CMS
6 5 (1.37%) Oracle Workflow
7 4 (1.10%) 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%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.27%) nginx
10 1 (0.27%) SAS
10 1 (0.27%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.27%) Umbraco
Applications
1 28 (7.67%) Microsoft Office
2 25 (6.85%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (2.74%) Spreadsheet
4 7 (1.92%) Microsoft Project
5 6 (1.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.55%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.27%) MS Visio
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 (1.10%) Cognos TM1
3 4 (1.10%) 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%) Cognos Controller
6 1 (0.27%) Misys Midas
6 1 (0.27%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.27%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.27%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 44 (12.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (5.75%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (4.93%) Amazon EC2
4 13 (3.56%) IaaS
4 13 (3.56%) PaaS
5 7 (1.92%) SaaS
6 5 (1.37%) GitHub
7 4 (1.10%) G Suite
7 4 (1.10%) 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 30 (8.22%) Firewall
2 22 (6.03%) WAN
3 17 (4.66%) LAN
3 17 (4.66%) OSPF
4 14 (3.84%) DNS
5 12 (3.29%) HTTP
6 11 (3.01%) VPN
7 9 (2.47%) 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 (20.55%) SQL Server
2 27 (7.40%) MySQL
3 14 (3.84%) Big Data
4 13 (3.56%) DB2
5 11 (3.01%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (3.01%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (2.47%) NoSQL
6 9 (2.47%) 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 (1.10%) Oracle Database
9 4 (1.10%) QGIS
9 4 (1.10%) 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%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 27 (7.40%) Git (software)
2 17 (4.66%) Visual Studio
3 16 (4.38%) JIRA
4 12 (3.29%) JUnit
5 10 (2.74%) git-flow
6 5 (1.37%) WebDriver
7 4 (1.10%) Cucumber
7 4 (1.10%) 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%) Rational Rose
10 1 (0.27%) TestNG
10 1 (0.27%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 68 (18.63%) Finance
2 43 (11.78%) Retail
3 26 (7.12%) Automotive
4 24 (6.58%) Marketing
5 19 (5.21%) Games
6 15 (4.11%) Publishing
7 12 (3.29%) Banking
7 12 (3.29%) Electronics
8 10 (2.74%) Manufacturing
9 6 (1.64%) Billing
9 6 (1.64%) Legal
10 4 (1.10%) Advertising
10 4 (1.10%) French Language
10 4 (1.10%) German Language
11 3 (0.82%) Danish Language
11 3 (0.82%) Dutch Language
11 3 (0.82%) Spanish Language
11 3 (0.82%) Swedish Language
12 2 (0.55%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.55%) Law
Job Titles
1 117 (32.05%) Developer
2 49 (13.42%) Graduate
3 48 (13.15%) Junior
4 36 (9.86%) Analyst
4 36 (9.86%) Graduate Developer
4 36 (9.86%) Junior Developer
5 35 (9.59%) Architect
6 33 (9.04%) C# Developer
6 33 (9.04%) Solutions Architect
7 26 (7.12%) Java Developer
8 25 (6.85%) Network Engineer
9 22 (6.03%) Senior Developer
10 21 (5.75%) Project Manager
11 20 (5.48%) .NET Developer
11 20 (5.48%) Software Developer
12 16 (4.38%) Consultant
12 16 (4.38%) Junior C# Developer
12 16 (4.38%) Senior Network Engineer
13 15 (4.11%) Junior Java Developer
13 15 (4.11%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (22.74%) .NET
2 58 (15.89%) CSS
3 57 (15.62%) HTML
4 43 (11.78%) ASP.NET
5 28 (7.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 25 (6.85%) jQuery
7 19 (5.21%) AngularJS
8 18 (4.93%) Web Services
8 18 (4.93%) XML
9 17 (4.66%) J2EE
10 14 (3.84%) REST
11 13 (3.56%) RESTful
12 12 (3.29%) Unity (Game Engine)
13 9 (2.47%) HTML5
13 9 (2.47%) SOAP
14 8 (2.19%) 802.1X
15 7 (1.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 6 (1.64%) Ajax
16 6 (1.64%) Spring
16 6 (1.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 123 (33.70%) Computer Science
2 70 (19.18%) Data Centre
3 28 (7.67%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (4.38%) User Experience
5 15 (4.11%) Mobile App
6 13 (3.56%) CMDB
7 12 (3.29%) Driving Licence
7 12 (3.29%) Mobile Games
8 11 (3.01%) Management Information System
8 11 (3.01%) Public Cloud
9 7 (1.92%) Greenfield Project
10 6 (1.64%) CAN bus
11 5 (1.37%) Linux Command Line
12 4 (1.10%) EPoS
12 4 (1.10%) iPhone
12 4 (1.10%) Smartphone
13 3 (0.82%) Blog
13 3 (0.82%) Embedded Systems
13 3 (0.82%) Social Media
14 2 (0.55%) CPLD
Operating Systems
1 41 (11.23%) Windows
2 32 (8.77%) Linux
3 18 (4.93%) Apple iOS
4 14 (3.84%) Windows 10
4 14 (3.84%) Windows 7
5 12 (3.29%) Android
6 10 (2.74%) 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 (26.58%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (19.73%) Software Engineering
3 70 (19.18%) ITIL
4 67 (18.36%) MVC
5 55 (15.07%) Project Management
6 50 (13.70%) Presales
7 39 (10.68%) TDD
8 37 (10.14%) Line Management
9 36 (9.86%) Continuous Improvement
10 35 (9.59%) PRINCE2
11 34 (9.32%) Web Development
12 32 (8.77%) Service Delivery
13 31 (8.49%) Mathematics
14 30 (8.22%) Mentoring
14 30 (8.22%) OO
14 30 (8.22%) Root Cause Analysis
15 29 (7.95%) Business Intelligence
16 28 (7.67%) Test Automation
17 27 (7.40%) CRM
18 26 (7.12%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 82 (22.47%) C#
2 62 (16.99%) JavaScript
3 56 (15.34%) SQL
4 47 (12.88%) Java
5 20 (5.48%) C
6 16 (4.38%) PHP
6 16 (4.38%) Python
7 15 (4.11%) C++
7 15 (4.11%) PowerShell
8 12 (3.29%) T-SQL
9 10 (2.74%) Objective-C
10 9 (2.47%) Embedded C
11 8 (2.19%) VB
12 7 (1.92%) VBScript
13 6 (1.64%) Embedded C++
13 6 (1.64%) VB.NET
14 5 (1.37%) XPath
15 3 (0.82%) Scala
16 2 (0.55%) Ruby
16 2 (0.55%) VC++
Qualifications
1 101 (27.67%) Computer Science Degree
2 33 (9.04%) ISEB
3 32 (8.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 26 (7.12%) ITIL Certification
5 23 (6.30%) MCSE
6 21 (5.75%) MCP
7 18 (4.93%) HND
8 16 (4.38%) GNVQ
8 16 (4.38%) Master's Degree
8 16 (4.38%) PMI Certification
8 16 (4.38%) PMP
9 14 (3.84%) CCNA
9 14 (3.84%) Cisco Certification
10 11 (3.01%) Numerate Degree
10 11 (3.01%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 11 (3.01%) VCAP
10 11 (3.01%) VCDX
11 9 (2.47%) ISTQB
11 9 (2.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 9 (2.47%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (9.04%) QA
2 20 (5.48%) SLA
3 13 (3.56%) PMO
4 6 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (1.10%) P3O
6 2 (0.55%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.55%) MISRA
7 1 (0.27%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.27%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.27%) EMIR
7 1 (0.27%) IEC 62304
7 1 (0.27%) ISO 13485
7 1 (0.27%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.27%) ISO 26262
7 1 (0.27%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
7 1 (0.27%) MiFID
7 1 (0.27%) MISRA C
7 1 (0.27%) NEBOSH
7 1 (0.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 30 (8.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (4.93%) Active Directory
3 13 (3.56%) Virtual Machines
4 10 (2.74%) 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 13 (3.56%) SCVMM
2 10 (2.74%) SCCM
3 7 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (1.37%) Failover Clustering
4 5 (1.37%) Microsoft Clustering
4 5 (1.37%) Puppet
5 4 (1.10%) 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 74 (20.27%) Microsoft
2 42 (11.51%) Cisco
3 39 (10.68%) HP
4 35 (9.59%) VMware
5 34 (9.32%) Oracle
6 30 (8.22%) CheckPoint
7 29 (7.95%) IBM
8 20 (5.48%) Fortinet
9 19 (5.21%) Juniper
10 18 (4.93%) SAP
11 15 (4.11%) Citrix
11 15 (4.11%) EMC
11 15 (4.11%) NetApp
12 13 (3.56%) BMC
13 12 (3.29%) Tableau
14 9 (2.47%) ServiceNow
15 7 (1.92%) Cognos
16 5 (1.37%) Dell
16 5 (1.37%) Google
16 5 (1.37%) Zend
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Pimlico Banks Recruitment
Salary: £very competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 - £21000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £48000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Flex Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mane Contract Services Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Talendrone.com
Salary: 25K - 28K GBP / Year
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Maurice Nash
Salary: From £80,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 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: £23000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Talendrone.com
Salary: 25K - 28K GBP / Year
Posted: 14 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonuses + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Henderson Drake
Salary: From £75,000 to £100,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Healthcare + Holi
Posted: 19 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + 25 days hols, excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Car, pension, bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, Birmingham
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Posted: 5 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
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 25 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
S S P Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Birmingham
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £42 - £48 per annum + 10% completion bonus
Posted: 18 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago