The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 2 2
Rank change year-on-year -3 0  
Permanent jobs citing Degree 442 508 555
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 23.17% 27.04% 25.41%
As % of the Qualifications category 67.38% 77.44% 72.36%
Number of salaries quoted 318 427 454
Median salary £45,000 £44,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.55% +5.29%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £54,550
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 Cambridgeshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 656 656 767
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 34.38% 34.91% 35.12%
Number of salaries quoted 465 547 637
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.61% -2.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire

Degree
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Degree in Cambridgeshire

Degree
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Cambridgeshire over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Degree in Cambridgeshire

Degree
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -3 379 £45,000 +5.88% 89
Huntingdon +9 20 £22,750 -54.50% 2
Peterborough -23 18 £50,500 +12.22% 2
St Neots - 1 £52,500 -
Degree
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Degree.

1 363 (41.53%) Python
2 352 (40.27%) Computer Science
3 348 (39.82%) Software Engineering
4 340 (38.90%) Mathematics
5 285 (32.61%) C++
6 276 (31.58%) Java
7 218 (24.94%) C
8 213 (24.37%) JavaScript
9 209 (23.91%) Linux
10 203 (23.23%) Agile Software Development
11 197 (22.54%) C#
12 182 (20.82%) Computer Science Degree
13 147 (16.82%) Wireless
14 135 (15.45%) Windows
14 135 (15.45%) Physics
15 132 (15.10%) Algorithms
16 129 (14.76%) Test Automation
16 129 (14.76%) Perl
17 125 (14.30%) HTML
17 125 (14.30%) .NET
18 121 (13.84%) SQL
19 116 (13.27%) Electronics
20 107 (12.24%) CSS
21 106 (12.13%) OO
22 105 (12.01%) Telecoms
23 98 (11.21%) Microsoft
24 92 (10.53%) Numerate Degree
25 87 (9.95%) Web Development
26 83 (9.50%) HTML5
27 79 (9.04%) PhD

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 24 (2.75%) OpenStack
2 18 (2.06%) nginx
3 11 (1.26%) Apache
3 11 (1.26%) IIS
3 11 (1.26%) Tomcat
4 10 (1.14%) ColdFusion
4 10 (1.14%) Moodle
5 9 (1.03%) ArcGIS
5 9 (1.03%) Cloud Foundry
6 7 (0.80%) Apache Spark
7 6 (0.69%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (0.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 6 (0.69%) Skype for Business
8 4 (0.46%) JBoss
8 4 (0.46%) MS Exchange
8 4 (0.46%) Oracle Workflow
9 3 (0.34%) Jetty
9 3 (0.34%) Jupyter
9 3 (0.34%) MediaWiki
10 2 (0.23%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 21 (2.40%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (1.72%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (1.49%) MS Visio
4 10 (1.14%) Camtasia
4 10 (1.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 10 (1.14%) Snagit
5 4 (0.46%) Microsoft Project
5 4 (0.46%) Simulink
6 3 (0.34%) OrCAD
7 2 (0.23%) Adobe Captivate
7 2 (0.23%) SOLIDWORKS
8 1 (0.11%) FrameMaker
8 1 (0.11%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.11%) Pro/ENGINEER
8 1 (0.11%) PTC Creo
8 1 (0.11%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 18 (2.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.34%) Magento
3 2 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.11%) CA PPM
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 71 (8.12%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (2.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (1.72%) Amazon EC2
4 14 (1.60%) SaaS
5 10 (1.14%) AWS Lambda
6 9 (1.03%) PaaS
7 5 (0.57%) IaaS
7 5 (0.57%) Office 365
8 3 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.34%) GitHub
9 2 (0.23%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 147 (16.82%) Wireless
2 60 (6.86%) Wi-Fi
3 57 (6.52%) Bluetooth
4 54 (6.18%) Internet
5 42 (4.81%) Firewall
6 18 (2.06%) DVB
6 18 (2.06%) LTE
7 15 (1.72%) WLAN
8 14 (1.60%) HTTP
8 14 (1.60%) LAN
8 14 (1.60%) WAN
9 11 (1.26%) DNS
9 11 (1.26%) ZigBee
10 9 (1.03%) VoIP
11 8 (0.92%) DHCP
12 7 (0.80%) Fibre Channel
12 7 (0.80%) SAN
12 7 (0.80%) Unified Communications
13 6 (0.69%) Network Security
13 6 (0.69%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (7.78%) SQL Server
2 42 (4.81%) MySQL
2 42 (4.81%) NoSQL
3 28 (3.20%) Relational Database
4 25 (2.86%) Big Data
5 16 (1.83%) PostgreSQL
6 13 (1.49%) GIS
6 13 (1.49%) MongoDB
7 10 (1.14%) Amazon RDS
8 9 (1.03%) Data Mining
9 8 (0.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (0.80%) Geospatial Data
10 7 (0.80%) Hadoop
11 6 (0.69%) Apache Cassandra
11 6 (0.69%) Text Mining
12 5 (0.57%) DB2
12 5 (0.57%) RDBMS
13 4 (0.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 4 (0.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 3 (0.34%) Redis
Development Applications
1 46 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 44 (5.03%) Jenkins
3 37 (4.23%) Visual Studio
4 24 (2.75%) Selenium
5 16 (1.83%) Grunt
5 16 (1.83%) NUnit
6 15 (1.72%) Maven
7 14 (1.60%) Gradle
7 14 (1.60%) TeamCity
8 13 (1.49%) Eclipse
8 13 (1.49%) Mercurial
9 12 (1.37%) JIRA
10 10 (1.14%) Cucumber
10 10 (1.14%) Rhino Mocks
10 10 (1.14%) Vagrant
11 7 (0.80%) Bugzilla
12 6 (0.69%) Mockito
13 4 (0.46%) JUnit
14 3 (0.34%) Log4j
14 3 (0.34%) MSI
General
1 116 (13.27%) Electronics
2 105 (12.01%) Telecoms
3 71 (8.12%) Finance
4 40 (4.58%) Manufacturing
5 28 (3.20%) Marketing
6 19 (2.17%) Aerospace
7 14 (1.60%) French Language
7 14 (1.60%) Retail
8 13 (1.49%) Law
9 11 (1.26%) Pharmaceutical
10 10 (1.14%) Multimedia
11 8 (0.92%) Publishing
12 7 (0.80%) Spanish Language
13 6 (0.69%) Italian Language
14 5 (0.57%) Automotive
15 4 (0.46%) Back Office
15 4 (0.46%) Banking
16 3 (0.34%) Games
16 3 (0.34%) Japanese Language
16 3 (0.34%) Legal
Job Titles
1 305 (34.90%) Developer
2 226 (25.86%) Software Engineer
3 140 (16.02%) Graduate
4 114 (13.04%) Embedded Engineer
5 95 (10.87%) C++ Software Engineer
6 78 (8.92%) Java Developer
7 77 (8.81%) Graduate Developer
7 77 (8.81%) Software Developer
8 54 (6.18%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 54 (6.18%) Test Engineer
9 50 (5.72%) JavaScript Developer
9 50 (5.72%) Junior
10 47 (5.38%) C++ Developer
11 44 (5.03%) Consultant
12 42 (4.81%) Java Engineer
12 42 (4.81%) Java Software Engineer
13 41 (4.69%) C Software Engineer
14 39 (4.46%) Graduate Software Engineer
15 38 (4.35%) C/C++ Software Engineer
16 37 (4.23%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (14.30%) .NET
1 125 (14.30%) HTML
2 107 (12.24%) CSS
3 83 (9.50%) HTML5
4 72 (8.24%) Node.js
5 65 (7.44%) jQuery
6 59 (6.75%) ASP.NET
7 54 (6.18%) AngularJS
8 52 (5.95%) CSS3
9 48 (5.49%) Spring
9 48 (5.49%) Web Services
10 38 (4.35%) XML
11 30 (3.43%) RESTful
12 22 (2.52%) ASP.NET MVC
12 22 (2.52%) React
13 21 (2.40%) Hibernate
14 19 (2.17%) J2EE
15 18 (2.06%) Angular 2
16 17 (1.95%) POSIX
17 16 (1.83%) Apache Axis
Miscellaneous
1 352 (40.27%) Computer Science
2 132 (15.10%) Algorithms
3 61 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
4 47 (5.38%) Internet of Things
5 39 (4.46%) Embedded Systems
6 35 (4.00%) Mobile App
7 23 (2.63%) Grid Computing
8 22 (2.52%) Life Science
9 21 (2.40%) Smartphone
10 19 (2.17%) Augmented Reality
10 19 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
11 16 (1.83%) 3D Printing
11 16 (1.83%) Data Structures
12 15 (1.72%) Management Information System
12 15 (1.72%) User Experience
13 14 (1.60%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 11 (1.26%) ASIC
14 11 (1.26%) Smart Home
15 10 (1.14%) Data Centre
15 10 (1.14%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 209 (23.91%) Linux
2 135 (15.45%) Windows
3 73 (8.35%) Android
4 47 (5.38%) Apple iOS
5 36 (4.12%) Unix
6 28 (3.20%) Windows Server
7 16 (1.83%) Windows Server 2003
8 14 (1.60%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (1.14%) Debian
9 10 (1.14%) Embedded Linux
10 8 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (0.34%) Windows Embedded Compact
12 2 (0.23%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.11%) CentOS
13 1 (0.11%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.11%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 348 (39.82%) Software Engineering
2 340 (38.90%) Mathematics
3 203 (23.23%) Agile Software Development
4 135 (15.45%) Physics
5 129 (14.76%) Test Automation
6 106 (12.13%) OO
7 87 (9.95%) Web Development
8 73 (8.35%) Machine Learning
9 62 (7.09%) Mentoring
10 54 (6.18%) Test Scripting
11 51 (5.84%) SDLC
12 47 (5.38%) Signal Processing
13 44 (5.03%) TDD
14 41 (4.69%) Configuration Management
14 41 (4.69%) DevOps
14 41 (4.69%) Digital Signal Processing
14 41 (4.69%) Visualisation
15 40 (4.58%) Scrum
16 39 (4.46%) CAD
17 37 (4.23%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 363 (41.53%) Python
2 285 (32.61%) C++
3 276 (31.58%) Java
4 218 (24.94%) C
5 213 (24.37%) JavaScript
6 197 (22.54%) C#
7 129 (14.76%) Perl
8 121 (13.84%) SQL
9 67 (7.67%) MATLAB
10 35 (4.00%) PHP
11 34 (3.89%) Ruby
12 30 (3.43%) Embedded C
13 24 (2.75%) Tcl
14 23 (2.63%) Assembly Language
15 19 (2.17%) Bash Shell
16 16 (1.83%) PowerShell
17 13 (1.49%) Objective-C
18 11 (1.26%) T-SQL
19 7 (0.80%) Groovy
20 5 (0.57%) OCaml
Qualifications
1 182 (20.82%) Computer Science Degree
2 92 (10.53%) Numerate Degree
3 79 (9.04%) PhD
4 21 (2.40%) MCP
4 21 (2.40%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (1.49%) Security Cleared
6 11 (1.26%) SC Cleared
7 9 (1.03%) Postgraduate
8 8 (0.92%) ISEB
9 7 (0.80%) Master's Degree
9 7 (0.80%) PMP
10 6 (0.69%) PMI Certification
11 3 (0.34%) APMP
11 3 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
13 1 (0.11%) CCNA
13 1 (0.11%) CCNP
13 1 (0.11%) CISSP
13 1 (0.11%) ECDL
13 1 (0.11%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (6.41%) QA
2 3 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (0.34%) PMO
3 1 (0.11%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.11%) GMP
3 1 (0.11%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 68 (7.78%) Firmware
2 30 (3.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (3.32%) Docker
4 15 (1.72%) KVM
5 14 (1.60%) Active Directory
6 12 (1.37%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (0.57%) LXC
7 5 (0.57%) XenApp
7 5 (0.57%) XenDesktop
8 3 (0.34%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.23%) QEMU
10 1 (0.11%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.11%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.11%) Xen
10 1 (0.11%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 15 (1.72%) Puppet
2 14 (1.60%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (1.26%) Ansible
3 11 (1.26%) HP Quality Center
3 11 (1.26%) Packer
4 6 (0.69%) Cisco CUCM
4 6 (0.69%) SCCM
5 5 (0.57%) AirWatch
5 5 (0.57%) Cisco UCCX
5 5 (0.57%) SCVMM
6 3 (0.34%) Terraform
7 1 (0.11%) Consul
7 1 (0.11%) Grafana
7 1 (0.11%) Graphite
7 1 (0.11%) Kibana
7 1 (0.11%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.11%) logstash
7 1 (0.11%) Salt
7 1 (0.11%) WSUS
7 1 (0.11%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 98 (11.21%) Microsoft
2 42 (4.81%) Oracle
3 39 (4.46%) VMware
4 19 (2.17%) Cisco
5 18 (2.06%) Citrix
5 18 (2.06%) SAP
6 17 (1.95%) Perforce
7 11 (1.26%) Orchard
8 10 (1.14%) Brocade
9 6 (0.69%) Twitter
10 5 (0.57%) BMC
10 5 (0.57%) CA
10 5 (0.57%) EMC
10 5 (0.57%) Facebook
10 5 (0.57%) HP
10 5 (0.57%) IBM
10 5 (0.57%) Juniper
10 5 (0.57%) Riverbed
10 5 (0.57%) Vyatta
10 5 (0.57%) Xamarin
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Revolution Technology
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Amazing Prospects Ltd
Salary: £30k - 50k per year + Awesome Benefits + Prospects!!
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Revolution Technology
Salary: From £20,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £70k + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits plus superb benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k (DoE) + top benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k DoE + options
Posted: 2 hours ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £21500 - £24000 per annum + be - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Technical Futures
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Technical Futures
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum family healthcare, pension, life ins
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Salary: £60 - £450000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: Up to £40000
Posted: 5 days ago