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

Academic Degree
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 2 2
Rank change year-on-year -3 0  
Permanent jobs citing Degree 441 501 562
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 23.05% 27.04% 25.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 67.12% 77.31% 72.33%
Number of salaries quoted 320 419 459
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £55,000
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 Cambridgeshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 657 648 777
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 34.34% 34.97% 35.27%
Number of salaries quoted 467 538 645
Median salary £40,000 £41,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.19% -1.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £55,000 £62,500
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 23 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 23 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% 95
Huntingdon +9 19 £22,750 -54.50% 2
Peterborough -18 18 £50,750 +12.77% 2
St Neots - 1 £52,500 -
Degree
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 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.

1 362 (41.28%) Python
2 353 (40.25%) Computer Science
3 352 (40.14%) Software Engineering
4 341 (38.88%) Mathematics
5 287 (32.73%) C++
6 276 (31.47%) Java
7 219 (24.97%) C
8 212 (24.17%) JavaScript
9 210 (23.95%) Linux
10 204 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
11 200 (22.81%) C#
12 182 (20.75%) Computer Science Degree
13 148 (16.88%) Wireless
14 136 (15.51%) Windows
15 135 (15.39%) Physics
16 132 (15.05%) Algorithms
17 130 (14.82%) Test Automation
18 129 (14.71%) Perl
19 126 (14.37%) .NET
20 125 (14.25%) SQL
20 125 (14.25%) HTML
21 117 (13.34%) Electronics
22 107 (12.20%) OO
23 106 (12.09%) CSS
23 106 (12.09%) Telecoms
24 100 (11.40%) Microsoft
25 93 (10.60%) Numerate Degree
26 87 (9.92%) Web Development
27 83 (9.46%) HTML5
28 79 (9.01%) 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 (2.74%) OpenStack
2 18 (2.05%) nginx
3 11 (1.25%) Apache
3 11 (1.25%) IIS
3 11 (1.25%) 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 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (0.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 6 (0.68%) 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 (2.39%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (1.71%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (1.48%) 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 19 (2.17%) 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 (8.10%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (1.71%) 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
1 148 (16.88%) Wireless
2 60 (6.84%) Wi-Fi
3 57 (6.50%) Bluetooth
4 54 (6.16%) Internet
5 42 (4.79%) Firewall
6 18 (2.05%) DVB
6 18 (2.05%) LTE
7 15 (1.71%) WLAN
8 14 (1.60%) HTTP
8 14 (1.60%) LAN
8 14 (1.60%) WAN
9 11 (1.25%) DNS
9 11 (1.25%) ZigBee
10 9 (1.03%) VoIP
11 8 (0.91%) DHCP
12 7 (0.80%) Fibre Channel
12 7 (0.80%) SAN
12 7 (0.80%) Unified Communications
13 6 (0.68%) Network Security
13 6 (0.68%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (7.98%) SQL Server
2 42 (4.79%) MySQL
2 42 (4.79%) NoSQL
3 28 (3.19%) Relational Database
4 25 (2.85%) Big Data
5 16 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
6 13 (1.48%) GIS
6 13 (1.48%) MongoDB
7 10 (1.14%) Amazon RDS
8 9 (1.03%) Data Mining
9 8 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (0.80%) Geospatial Data
10 7 (0.80%) Hadoop
11 6 (0.68%) Apache Cassandra
11 6 (0.68%) 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 47 (5.36%) Git (software)
2 44 (5.02%) Jenkins
3 38 (4.33%) Visual Studio
4 24 (2.74%) Selenium
5 17 (1.94%) NUnit
6 15 (1.71%) Grunt
6 15 (1.71%) Maven
7 14 (1.60%) Gradle
7 14 (1.60%) TeamCity
8 13 (1.48%) Eclipse
8 13 (1.48%) Mercurial
9 12 (1.37%) JIRA
10 11 (1.25%) Rhino Mocks
11 10 (1.14%) Cucumber
11 10 (1.14%) Vagrant
12 7 (0.80%) Bugzilla
13 6 (0.68%) Mockito
14 4 (0.46%) JUnit
15 3 (0.34%) Log4j
15 3 (0.34%) MSI
General
1 117 (13.34%) Electronics
2 106 (12.09%) Telecoms
3 73 (8.32%) Finance
4 41 (4.68%) Manufacturing
5 29 (3.31%) Marketing
6 19 (2.17%) Aerospace
7 14 (1.60%) French Language
7 14 (1.60%) Retail
8 13 (1.48%) Law
9 11 (1.25%) Pharmaceutical
10 10 (1.14%) Multimedia
11 8 (0.91%) Publishing
12 7 (0.80%) Spanish Language
13 6 (0.68%) 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 (34.78%) Developer
2 229 (26.11%) Software Engineer
3 140 (15.96%) Graduate
4 114 (13.00%) Embedded Engineer
5 96 (10.95%) C++ Software Engineer
6 77 (8.78%) Graduate Developer
6 77 (8.78%) Java Developer
6 77 (8.78%) Software Developer
7 54 (6.16%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 54 (6.16%) Test Engineer
8 50 (5.70%) JavaScript Developer
8 50 (5.70%) Junior
9 47 (5.36%) C++ Developer
10 44 (5.02%) Consultant
11 42 (4.79%) C Software Engineer
11 42 (4.79%) Java Engineer
11 42 (4.79%) Java Software Engineer
12 39 (4.45%) Graduate Software Engineer
13 38 (4.33%) C/C++ Software Engineer
14 37 (4.22%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (14.37%) .NET
2 125 (14.25%) HTML
3 106 (12.09%) CSS
4 83 (9.46%) HTML5
5 71 (8.10%) Node.js
6 64 (7.30%) jQuery
7 59 (6.73%) ASP.NET
8 53 (6.04%) AngularJS
9 51 (5.82%) CSS3
10 48 (5.47%) Web Services
11 47 (5.36%) Spring
12 37 (4.22%) XML
13 30 (3.42%) RESTful
14 22 (2.51%) ASP.NET MVC
14 22 (2.51%) React
15 20 (2.28%) Hibernate
16 19 (2.17%) J2EE
17 18 (2.05%) Angular 2
17 18 (2.05%) POSIX
18 16 (1.82%) Apache Axis
Miscellaneous
1 353 (40.25%) Computer Science
2 132 (15.05%) Algorithms
3 61 (6.96%) Analytical Skills
4 47 (5.36%) Internet of Things
5 39 (4.45%) Embedded Systems
6 35 (3.99%) Mobile App
7 22 (2.51%) Grid Computing
7 22 (2.51%) Life Science
8 21 (2.39%) Smartphone
9 19 (2.17%) Augmented Reality
9 19 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
10 16 (1.82%) 3D Printing
10 16 (1.82%) Data Structures
11 15 (1.71%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 15 (1.71%) Management Information System
11 15 (1.71%) User Experience
12 11 (1.25%) ASIC
12 11 (1.25%) Smart Home
13 10 (1.14%) Data Centre
13 10 (1.14%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 210 (23.95%) Linux
2 136 (15.51%) Windows
3 73 (8.32%) Android
4 47 (5.36%) Apple iOS
5 36 (4.10%) Unix
6 28 (3.19%) Windows Server
7 16 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
8 14 (1.60%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (1.14%) Debian
9 10 (1.14%) Embedded Linux
10 8 (0.91%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (0.46%) 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
1 352 (40.14%) Software Engineering
2 341 (38.88%) Mathematics
3 204 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
4 135 (15.39%) Physics
5 130 (14.82%) Test Automation
6 107 (12.20%) OO
7 87 (9.92%) Web Development
8 73 (8.32%) Machine Learning
9 62 (7.07%) Mentoring
10 54 (6.16%) Test Scripting
11 52 (5.93%) SDLC
12 47 (5.36%) Signal Processing
13 45 (5.13%) TDD
14 41 (4.68%) Configuration Management
14 41 (4.68%) DevOps
14 41 (4.68%) Digital Signal Processing
15 40 (4.56%) Scrum
15 40 (4.56%) Visualisation
16 39 (4.45%) CAD
17 37 (4.22%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 362 (41.28%) Python
2 287 (32.73%) C++
3 276 (31.47%) Java
4 219 (24.97%) C
5 212 (24.17%) JavaScript
6 200 (22.81%) C#
7 129 (14.71%) Perl
8 125 (14.25%) SQL
9 67 (7.64%) MATLAB
10 35 (3.99%) PHP
11 34 (3.88%) Ruby
12 30 (3.42%) Embedded C
13 24 (2.74%) Tcl
14 23 (2.62%) Assembly Language
15 19 (2.17%) Bash Shell
16 16 (1.82%) PowerShell
17 13 (1.48%) Objective-C
18 12 (1.37%) T-SQL
19 7 (0.80%) Groovy
20 5 (0.57%) OCaml
Qualifications
1 182 (20.75%) Computer Science Degree
2 93 (10.60%) Numerate Degree
3 79 (9.01%) PhD
4 21 (2.39%) MCP
4 21 (2.39%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (1.48%) Security Cleared
6 11 (1.25%) SC Cleared
7 9 (1.03%) Postgraduate
8 8 (0.91%) ISEB
9 7 (0.80%) Master's Degree
9 7 (0.80%) PMP
10 6 (0.68%) 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 (6.39%) 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 (7.75%) Firmware
2 30 (3.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (3.31%) Docker
4 15 (1.71%) 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 (1.71%) Puppet
2 14 (1.60%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (1.37%) HP Quality Center
4 11 (1.25%) Ansible
4 11 (1.25%) Packer
5 6 (0.68%) Cisco CUCM
5 6 (0.68%) SCCM
6 5 (0.57%) AirWatch
6 5 (0.57%) Cisco UCCX
6 5 (0.57%) SCVMM
7 3 (0.34%) Terraform
8 1 (0.11%) Consul
8 1 (0.11%) Grafana
8 1 (0.11%) Graphite
8 1 (0.11%) Kibana
8 1 (0.11%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.11%) logstash
8 1 (0.11%) Salt
8 1 (0.11%) WSUS
8 1 (0.11%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 100 (11.40%) Microsoft
2 42 (4.79%) Oracle
3 39 (4.45%) VMware
4 19 (2.17%) Cisco
4 19 (2.17%) SAP
5 18 (2.05%) Citrix
6 17 (1.94%) Perforce
7 11 (1.25%) Orchard
8 10 (1.14%) Brocade
9 6 (0.68%) 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: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Amazing Prospects Ltd
Salary: £30k - 50k per year + Awesome Benefits + Prospects!!
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Revolution Technology
Salary: From £20,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Amazing Prospects Ltd
Salary: £30k - 55k per year + Full Benefits Package,Best Around!!
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k DoE plus stock options
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £70k + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits plus superb benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k (DoE) + top benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £21500 - £24000 per annum + be - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k depending on experience
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £70k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 to 50,000
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Technical Futures
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Technical Futures
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k DoE + options
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago