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

Degree
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 3 2
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Degree 464 525 522
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 25.34% 24.88% 24.54%
As % of the Qualifications category 67.64% 74.05% 69.97%
Number of salaries quoted 316 414 447
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £57,500
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 Cambridgeshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 686 709 746
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 37.47% 33.60% 35.07%
Number of salaries quoted 475 564 618
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -3.95%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 26 April 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 26 April 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 0 422 £45,000 +5.88% 115
Peterborough -18 11 £20,500 -47.43% 4
Huntingdon +6 7 £22,500 -27.41%
Ely - 1 £35,000 -
St Neots - 1 £52,500 - 1
Degree
East of England

For the 6 months to 26 April 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.

1 366 (38.49%) Python
2 349 (36.70%) Computer Science
3 338 (35.54%) Mathematics
4 330 (34.70%) Software Engineering
5 288 (30.28%) C++
6 282 (29.65%) Java
7 228 (23.97%) Linux
8 215 (22.61%) Agile Software Development
9 209 (21.98%) JavaScript
10 207 (21.77%) C
11 203 (21.35%) C#
12 165 (17.35%) Windows
13 157 (16.51%) SQL
14 149 (15.67%) .NET
14 149 (15.67%) Wireless
15 144 (15.14%) Perl
16 127 (13.35%) HTML
17 115 (12.09%) CSS
18 105 (11.04%) Electronics
19 104 (10.94%) Physics
20 97 (10.20%) Algorithms
20 97 (10.20%) Telecoms
21 93 (9.78%) ASP.NET
21 93 (9.78%) Microsoft
22 81 (8.52%) OO
23 79 (8.31%) Amazon AWS
24 77 (8.10%) Web Development
25 76 (7.99%) PhD
26 75 (7.89%) jQuery
27 71 (7.47%) HTML5

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 22 (2.31%) OpenStack
2 16 (1.68%) Moodle
3 13 (1.37%) nginx
4 11 (1.16%) Apache
4 11 (1.16%) IIS
4 11 (1.16%) Tomcat
5 10 (1.05%) ColdFusion
5 10 (1.05%) MS Exchange
6 9 (0.95%) Elasticsearch
7 8 (0.84%) Apache Spark
7 8 (0.84%) ArcGIS
8 6 (0.63%) SharePoint
9 5 (0.53%) Oracle Workflow
9 5 (0.53%) Skype for Business
10 4 (0.42%) JBoss
10 4 (0.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 3 (0.32%) Jupyter
12 2 (0.21%) Apache Solr
12 2 (0.21%) Confluence
12 2 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 24 (2.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 20 (2.10%) Microsoft Office
3 13 (1.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 13 (1.37%) MS Visio
4 10 (1.05%) Camtasia
4 10 (1.05%) Snagit
5 4 (0.42%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.32%) InDesign
6 3 (0.32%) OrCAD
7 2 (0.21%) Adobe Captivate
7 2 (0.21%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.21%) SOLIDWORKS
7 2 (0.21%) SPSS
8 1 (0.11%) FrameMaker
8 1 (0.11%) Pro/ENGINEER
8 1 (0.11%) PTC Creo
8 1 (0.11%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 5 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.11%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.11%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 79 (8.31%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (2.31%) Amazon EC2
4 16 (1.68%) PaaS
5 12 (1.26%) IaaS
6 10 (1.05%) AWS Lambda
7 6 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (0.53%) Office 365
9 3 (0.32%) GitHub
10 2 (0.21%) iTunes
10 2 (0.21%) SaaS
11 1 (0.11%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 149 (15.67%) Wireless
2 69 (7.26%) Bluetooth
3 62 (6.52%) Wi-Fi
4 60 (6.31%) Internet
5 45 (4.73%) Firewall
6 26 (2.73%) HTTP
7 20 (2.10%) LTE
8 18 (1.89%) 802.11
9 17 (1.79%) DVB
10 15 (1.58%) DNS
11 13 (1.37%) DHCP
12 12 (1.26%) Network Security
12 12 (1.26%) TCP/IP
13 11 (1.16%) Ethernet
13 11 (1.16%) SAN
13 11 (1.16%) ZigBee
14 9 (0.95%) LAN
14 9 (0.95%) LDAP
14 9 (0.95%) WAN
15 7 (0.74%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (6.94%) SQL Server
2 49 (5.15%) NoSQL
3 45 (4.73%) MySQL
4 32 (3.36%) Big Data
5 28 (2.94%) Relational Database
6 12 (1.26%) DB2
7 11 (1.16%) GIS
7 11 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 10 (1.05%) Amazon RDS
8 10 (1.05%) MongoDB
8 10 (1.05%) PostgreSQL
8 10 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (0.63%) Geospatial Data
9 6 (0.63%) Hadoop
9 6 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (0.53%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (0.53%) Data Mining
11 4 (0.42%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 4 (0.42%) RDBMS
12 3 (0.32%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 48 (5.05%) Visual Studio
2 44 (4.63%) Git (software)
3 40 (4.21%) Jenkins
4 36 (3.79%) Selenium
5 26 (2.73%) Maven
6 22 (2.31%) Gradle
7 19 (2.00%) Grunt
8 14 (1.47%) Subversion
9 13 (1.37%) JIRA
9 13 (1.37%) TeamCity
10 10 (1.05%) Cucumber
10 10 (1.05%) Vagrant
11 9 (0.95%) Eclipse
11 9 (0.95%) NUnit
11 9 (0.95%) Rhino Mocks
12 8 (0.84%) Octopus Deploy
13 7 (0.74%) Bugzilla
13 7 (0.74%) SpecFlow
14 6 (0.63%) Moq
14 6 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 105 (11.04%) Electronics
2 97 (10.20%) Telecoms
3 69 (7.26%) Finance
4 27 (2.84%) Pharmaceutical
5 26 (2.73%) Aerospace
6 25 (2.63%) Manufacturing
7 19 (2.00%) Retail
8 18 (1.89%) Automotive
9 16 (1.68%) French Language
10 15 (1.58%) Publishing
11 14 (1.47%) Law
11 14 (1.47%) Marketing
12 10 (1.05%) Multimedia
13 8 (0.84%) Banking
14 7 (0.74%) Spanish Language
15 6 (0.63%) Italian Language
16 5 (0.53%) Legal
17 4 (0.42%) Back Office
17 4 (0.42%) Billing
17 4 (0.42%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 333 (35.02%) Developer
2 217 (22.82%) Software Engineer
3 127 (13.35%) Graduate
4 126 (13.25%) Embedded Engineer
5 95 (9.99%) Java Developer
6 93 (9.78%) Software Developer
7 92 (9.67%) C++ Software Engineer
8 69 (7.26%) Test Engineer
9 67 (7.05%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 60 (6.31%) Graduate Developer
11 54 (5.68%) JavaScript Developer
12 50 (5.26%) Consultant
12 50 (5.26%) Java Engineer
12 50 (5.26%) Java Software Engineer
13 46 (4.84%) C# Developer
14 43 (4.52%) Embedded C Engineer
15 41 (4.31%) .NET Developer
16 40 (4.21%) Analyst
17 38 (4.00%) C++ Developer
18 35 (3.68%) Embedded C++ Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 149 (15.67%) .NET
2 127 (13.35%) HTML
3 115 (12.09%) CSS
4 93 (9.78%) ASP.NET
5 75 (7.89%) jQuery
6 71 (7.47%) HTML5
6 71 (7.47%) Node.js
7 67 (7.05%) Web Services
8 60 (6.31%) Spring
9 49 (5.15%) XML
10 46 (4.84%) CSS3
11 45 (4.73%) ASP.NET MVC
12 40 (4.21%) RESTful
13 39 (4.10%) AngularJS
14 30 (3.15%) Hibernate
15 18 (1.89%) 802.1X
16 16 (1.68%) ASP.NET Web API
16 16 (1.68%) React
17 15 (1.58%) J2EE
17 15 (1.58%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 349 (36.70%) Computer Science
2 97 (10.20%) Algorithms
3 58 (6.10%) Analytical Skills
4 49 (5.15%) Internet of Things
5 35 (3.68%) Embedded Systems
6 27 (2.84%) Grid Computing
6 27 (2.84%) Mobile App
7 23 (2.42%) User Experience
8 22 (2.31%) Management Information System
9 21 (2.21%) Enterprise Software
9 21 (2.21%) Life Science
10 19 (2.00%) Augmented Reality
11 18 (1.89%) Data Centre
12 17 (1.79%) Smartphone
13 16 (1.68%) Linux Command Line
14 12 (1.26%) CMDB
14 12 (1.26%) Smart Home
15 10 (1.05%) ASIC
15 10 (1.05%) e-Learning
15 10 (1.05%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 228 (23.97%) Linux
2 165 (17.35%) Windows
3 51 (5.36%) Android
4 48 (5.05%) Unix
5 36 (3.79%) Windows Server
6 25 (2.63%) Apple iOS
7 17 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
8 14 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (1.05%) Embedded Linux
10 8 (0.84%) Windows Embedded Compact
11 7 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (0.53%) CentOS
13 3 (0.32%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.21%) Debian
14 2 (0.21%) Windows 10
15 1 (0.11%) Windows 7
15 1 (0.11%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.11%) Windows Phone
15 1 (0.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 338 (35.54%) Mathematics
2 330 (34.70%) Software Engineering
3 215 (22.61%) Agile Software Development
4 104 (10.94%) Physics
5 81 (8.52%) OO
6 77 (8.10%) Web Development
7 63 (6.62%) Test Automation
8 62 (6.52%) Machine Learning
9 60 (6.31%) SDLC
10 58 (6.10%) MVC
11 56 (5.89%) Test Scripting
12 55 (5.78%) Visualisation
13 53 (5.57%) Automated Testing
14 49 (5.15%) Scrum
15 44 (4.63%) Configuration Management
15 44 (4.63%) Data Visualisation
16 42 (4.42%) Continuous Integration
16 42 (4.42%) Project Management
16 42 (4.42%) Signal Processing
17 40 (4.21%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 366 (38.49%) Python
2 288 (30.28%) C++
3 282 (29.65%) Java
4 209 (21.98%) JavaScript
5 207 (21.77%) C
6 203 (21.35%) C#
7 157 (16.51%) SQL
8 144 (15.14%) Perl
9 56 (5.89%) MATLAB
10 36 (3.79%) PHP
11 34 (3.58%) Embedded C
12 31 (3.26%) Assembly Language
13 27 (2.84%) Ruby
14 25 (2.63%) Bash Shell
14 25 (2.63%) Tcl
15 22 (2.31%) PowerShell
16 7 (0.74%) Groovy
16 7 (0.74%) Shell Script
17 6 (0.63%) Lua
17 6 (0.63%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 76 (7.99%) PhD
2 16 (1.68%) ISEB
3 15 (1.58%) PMP
4 12 (1.26%) PMI Certification
5 6 (0.63%) Security Cleared
6 5 (0.53%) Postgraduate
7 4 (0.42%) MCP
7 4 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.42%) SC Cleared
8 3 (0.32%) APMP
8 3 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.21%) ACCA
9 2 (0.21%) CIMA
9 2 (0.21%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.21%) HND
9 2 (0.21%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.11%) CCSA
10 1 (0.11%) CCSE
10 1 (0.11%) CISA
10 1 (0.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (5.05%) QA
2 3 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.21%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.21%) PMO
3 2 (0.21%) WAI
4 1 (0.11%) GMP
4 1 (0.11%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.11%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.11%) SDET
4 1 (0.11%) SLA
System Software
1 48 (5.05%) Firmware
2 37 (3.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (1.79%) Virtual Machines
4 16 (1.68%) KVM
5 15 (1.58%) Active Directory
5 15 (1.58%) Docker
6 5 (0.53%) LXC
6 5 (0.53%) XenApp
6 5 (0.53%) XenDesktop
7 4 (0.42%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.21%) QEMU
8 2 (0.21%) Xen
9 1 (0.11%) Shibboleth
9 1 (0.11%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.11%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 18 (1.89%) Puppet
2 17 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (1.26%) SCVMM
4 11 (1.16%) Packer
5 10 (1.05%) HP Quality Center
6 7 (0.74%) Ansible
7 6 (0.63%) SCCM
8 5 (0.53%) AirWatch
8 5 (0.53%) Cisco CUCM
8 5 (0.53%) Cisco UCCX
8 5 (0.53%) Salt
9 3 (0.32%) Terraform
10 1 (0.11%) Consul
10 1 (0.11%) Grafana
10 1 (0.11%) Graphite
10 1 (0.11%) Kibana
10 1 (0.11%) Kubernetes
10 1 (0.11%) logstash
10 1 (0.11%) Norton AntiVirus
10 1 (0.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 93 (9.78%) Microsoft
2 53 (5.57%) VMware
3 42 (4.42%) Oracle
4 33 (3.47%) Cisco
5 21 (2.21%) Citrix
6 15 (1.58%) HP
6 15 (1.58%) NetApp
7 14 (1.47%) CheckPoint
8 13 (1.37%) EMC
9 12 (1.26%) BMC
9 12 (1.26%) IBM
9 12 (1.26%) Juniper
10 11 (1.16%) Brocade
11 7 (0.74%) Facebook
11 7 (0.74%) SAP
11 7 (0.74%) Twitter
12 6 (0.63%) Adobe
12 6 (0.63%) Blackboard
12 6 (0.63%) Riverbed
12 6 (0.63%) Sitecore
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £35k OTE
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Amazing Prospects Ltd
Salary: £25k - 50k per year + Pension Healthcare,Full Package+Top Prospects B
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Amazing Prospects Ltd
Salary: £25k - 40k per year + Amazing Benefits+Prospects
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Comprehensive Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum Stock Options + More
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £35k + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: Circa £40,000 (Based on experience)
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
Imperative People
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k DoE
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: Excellent Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Salary: £60 - £450000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent plus benefits incl. stock
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
Imperative People
Salary: £25000.00 - £33000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £very competitive + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent plus benefits incl. stock
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Amazing Prospects Ltd
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + Prospects + Training
Posted: Yesterday