Period
to 11 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 11 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
London > Central London
6 months to
11 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 22 17 14
Rank change year-on-year -5 -3 -2
Permanent jobs citing Degree 561 1,404 1,712
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Central London 9.28% 10.83% 12.04%
As % of the Qualifications category 51.42% 56.75% 54.98%
Number of salaries quoted 485 1,254 1,527
Median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +9.09%
10th Percentile £36,250 £29,075 £31,250
90th Percentile £97,500 £97,500 £92,500
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £56,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% +7.14% +1.82%

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Central London
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,091 2,474 3,114
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 18.04% 19.08% 21.90%
Number of salaries quoted 940 2,145 2,718
Median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% +9.09%
10th Percentile £35,000 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £93,750 £95,000 £90,000
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £58,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +2.56% +6.36%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing Degree as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Central London

Degree
Salary Trend in Central London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Degree in Central London.

Salary trend for Degree in Central London

Degree
Salary Histogram in Central London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Degree in Central London over the 6 months to 11 August 2020.

Salary histogram for Degree in Central London

Degree
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Central London region over the 6 months to 11 August 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -1 475 £65,000 +4.00% 135
West End of London +14 12 £40,000 -33.33% 7
City of Westminster -4 12 £60,000 -33.33%
Southwark +15 9 - -
Camden +6 2 - - 7
Kensington and Chelsea -3 1 £30,000 -27.27%
Degree
London

For the 6 months to 11 August 2020, IT jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for Degree.

1 257 (45.81%) Computer Science
2 197 (35.12%) Finance
3 195 (34.76%) Agile Software Development
4 177 (31.55%) Computer Science Degree
5 145 (25.85%) SQL
6 136 (24.24%) Python
7 105 (18.72%) Java
8 100 (17.83%) Microsoft
9 96 (17.11%) AWS
10 94 (16.76%) Azure
11 93 (16.58%) Analytical Skills
12 79 (14.08%) Analytics
13 72 (12.83%) JavaScript
14 66 (11.76%) C#
15 61 (10.87%) .NET
15 61 (10.87%) Mathematics
15 61 (10.87%) Master's Degree
16 60 (10.70%) HTML
16 60 (10.70%) Git (software)
17 57 (10.16%) CSS
18 55 (9.80%) Problem-Solving
19 53 (9.45%) DevOps
20 51 (9.09%) Software Engineering
21 50 (8.91%) Fintech
22 49 (8.73%) Docker
22 49 (8.73%) User Experience
22 49 (8.73%) Scrum
23 47 (8.38%) Project Management
24 46 (8.20%) SDLC
25 44 (7.84%) Linux

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 25 (4.46%) Confluence
2 22 (3.92%) Apache Spark
3 16 (2.85%) SharePoint
4 12 (2.14%) Apache
4 12 (2.14%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (1.25%) MS Exchange
5 7 (1.25%) Tomcat
6 6 (1.07%) Apache Airflow
6 6 (1.07%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (0.71%) SAS
8 3 (0.53%) IIS
9 2 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.36%) Luigi
9 2 (0.36%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (0.36%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.18%) Appian
10 1 (0.18%) Drupal
10 1 (0.18%) Hyperledger
10 1 (0.18%) uWSGI
10 1 (0.18%) WebSphere
Applications
1 33 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
2 24 (4.28%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (1.25%) Photoshop
4 6 (1.07%) 3ds Max
4 6 (1.07%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (1.07%) Revit
4 6 (1.07%) SketchUp
4 6 (1.07%) Stata
5 5 (0.89%) ArchiCAD
5 5 (0.89%) AutoCAD
5 5 (0.89%) MicroStation
6 4 (0.71%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (0.71%) SPSS
7 3 (0.53%) Microsoft Project
8 2 (0.36%) Adobe Premiere
8 2 (0.36%) EViews
8 2 (0.36%) GNU Octave
8 2 (0.36%) InDesign
8 2 (0.36%) Sketch
9 1 (0.18%) InVision
Business Applications
1 8 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.36%) Eikon
2 2 (0.36%) Endur
2 2 (0.36%) thinkFolio
2 2 (0.36%) ZaiNet
3 1 (0.18%) Distributed Ledger
3 1 (0.18%) FLEXCUBE
3 1 (0.18%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.18%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.18%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.18%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.18%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.18%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 1 (0.18%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 96 (17.11%) AWS
2 94 (16.76%) Azure
3 32 (5.70%) Office 365
4 24 (4.28%) GCP
5 23 (4.10%) Power Platform
6 21 (3.74%) SaaS
7 12 (2.14%) Dynamics 365
8 10 (1.78%) Azure Active Directory
9 8 (1.43%) Amazon S3
9 8 (1.43%) PaaS
10 6 (1.07%) IaaS
11 5 (0.89%) Amazon EC2
12 3 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
12 3 (0.53%) OneDrive
12 3 (0.53%) PowerApps
13 2 (0.36%) Amazon Kinesis
13 2 (0.36%) Apigee
13 2 (0.36%) Mimecast
13 2 (0.36%) OpenShift
13 2 (0.36%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 27 (4.81%) Firewall
2 9 (1.60%) TCP/IP
2 9 (1.60%) VoIP
3 8 (1.43%) Wireless
4 6 (1.07%) Network Security
5 4 (0.71%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (0.71%) RSVP
5 4 (0.71%) Skype
5 4 (0.71%) Unified Communications
5 4 (0.71%) VPN
5 4 (0.71%) Wireless Security
6 3 (0.53%) DNS
6 3 (0.53%) LAN
6 3 (0.53%) SAN
6 3 (0.53%) WAN
7 2 (0.36%) SMS
7 2 (0.36%) SNMP
7 2 (0.36%) SSH
8 1 (0.18%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (0.18%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (6.24%) SQL Server
2 34 (6.06%) NoSQL
3 29 (5.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 27 (4.81%) Big Data
5 22 (3.92%) Hadoop
6 21 (3.74%) Power BI
7 16 (2.85%) Data Warehouse
8 15 (2.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 14 (2.50%) DB2
9 14 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
10 13 (2.32%) Apache Cassandra
10 13 (2.32%) Relational Database
11 10 (1.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 9 (1.60%) MongoDB
13 8 (1.43%) MySQL
14 7 (1.25%) Apache Hive
15 6 (1.07%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 6 (1.07%) Looker
15 6 (1.07%) Snowflake Schema
16 5 (0.89%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 60 (10.70%) Git (software)
2 33 (5.88%) JIRA
3 24 (4.28%) Jenkins
4 19 (3.39%) Bitbucket
5 13 (2.32%) git-flow
6 12 (2.14%) Visual Studio
7 11 (1.96%) Selenium
8 7 (1.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 7 (1.25%) RSpec
8 7 (1.25%) TeamCity
9 5 (0.89%) Cucumber
9 5 (0.89%) JUnit
9 5 (0.89%) Mocha
10 4 (0.71%) Flyway
10 4 (0.71%) Liquibase
10 4 (0.71%) Maven
10 4 (0.71%) SoapUI
10 4 (0.71%) VersionOne
11 3 (0.53%) Octopus Deploy
11 3 (0.53%) SpecFlow
General
1 197 (35.12%) Finance
2 42 (7.49%) Marketing
3 37 (6.60%) Banking
4 26 (4.63%) Front Office
5 24 (4.28%) Back Office
6 23 (4.10%) Advertising
7 22 (3.92%) Law
8 17 (3.03%) Retail
9 15 (2.67%) Legal
10 13 (2.32%) Games
11 12 (2.14%) Telecoms
12 11 (1.96%) German Language
13 10 (1.78%) Investment Banking
14 7 (1.25%) Private Banking
14 7 (1.25%) Public Sector
15 6 (1.07%) Italian Language
16 5 (0.89%) French Language
17 4 (0.71%) Financial Institution
17 4 (0.71%) Publishing
18 3 (0.53%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 135 (24.06%) Developer
2 129 (22.99%) Analyst
3 42 (7.49%) Business Analyst
4 39 (6.95%) Java Developer
5 34 (6.06%) Support Analyst
6 32 (5.70%) Junior
7 26 (4.63%) Consultant
7 26 (4.63%) Data Scientist
8 24 (4.28%) Cloud Engineer
9 22 (3.92%) Architect
9 22 (3.92%) Full Stack Developer
9 22 (3.92%) PHP Developer
10 21 (3.74%) Data Engineer
10 21 (3.74%) Senior Developer
11 20 (3.57%) SQL Analyst
12 18 (3.21%) Insurance Business Analyst
13 16 (2.85%) .NET Developer
14 14 (2.50%) Python Developer
14 14 (2.50%) Security Analyst
14 14 (2.50%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (10.87%) .NET
2 60 (10.70%) HTML
3 57 (10.16%) CSS
4 38 (6.77%) AngularJS
5 35 (6.24%) React
6 28 (4.99%) XML
7 24 (4.28%) HTML5
8 20 (3.57%) .NET Core
9 19 (3.39%) Django
10 17 (3.03%) ASP.NET
10 17 (3.03%) REST
11 16 (2.85%) RESTful
11 16 (2.85%) Vue.js
12 15 (2.67%) Web Services
13 14 (2.50%) Pandas
13 14 (2.50%) TensorFlow
14 13 (2.32%) Kafka
14 13 (2.32%) Node.js
14 13 (2.32%) Spring
15 12 (2.14%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 93 (16.58%) Analytical Skills
2 49 (8.73%) User Experience
3 41 (7.31%) Management Information System
4 32 (5.70%) Public Cloud
5 31 (5.53%) Mobile App
6 28 (4.99%) Algorithms
7 24 (4.28%) Reinsurance
8 21 (3.74%) Data Centre
9 20 (3.57%) Derivative
9 20 (3.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 17 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
11 16 (2.85%) Self-Motivation
12 14 (2.50%) AS400
12 14 (2.50%) iSeries
13 11 (1.96%) Greenfield Project
14 10 (1.78%) Cloud Native
14 10 (1.78%) Data Structures
15 9 (1.60%) Equities
15 9 (1.60%) Virtual Team
16 8 (1.43%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 44 (7.84%) Linux
2 42 (7.49%) Windows
3 20 (3.57%) Windows 10
4 18 (3.21%) Windows Server
5 14 (2.50%) Apple iOS
6 11 (1.96%) Android
6 11 (1.96%) Unix
6 11 (1.96%) Windows 7
7 6 (1.07%) Ubuntu
8 5 (0.89%) Windows Server 2016
9 4 (0.71%) CentOS
9 4 (0.71%) Mac OS
9 4 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.36%) Debian
10 2 (0.36%) Fedora
10 2 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 257 (45.81%) Computer Science
2 195 (34.76%) Agile Software Development
3 79 (14.08%) Analytics
4 61 (10.87%) Mathematics
5 55 (9.80%) Problem-Solving
6 53 (9.45%) DevOps
7 51 (9.09%) Software Engineering
8 50 (8.91%) Fintech
9 49 (8.73%) Scrum
10 47 (8.38%) Project Management
11 46 (8.20%) SDLC
12 44 (7.84%) Artificial Intelligence
12 44 (7.84%) Business Intelligence
13 42 (7.49%) Information Security
14 40 (7.13%) OO
15 39 (6.95%) Data Science
15 39 (6.95%) ITIL
15 39 (6.95%) Risk Management
16 37 (6.60%) Machine Learning
17 35 (6.24%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 145 (25.85%) SQL
2 136 (24.24%) Python
3 105 (18.72%) Java
4 72 (12.83%) JavaScript
5 66 (11.76%) C#
6 33 (5.88%) PHP
7 31 (5.53%) C++
7 31 (5.53%) PowerShell
8 27 (4.81%) R
9 24 (4.28%) Scala
10 16 (2.85%) T-SQL
11 15 (2.67%) Kotlin
12 14 (2.50%) RPG
12 14 (2.50%) TypeScript
13 13 (2.32%) Perl
13 13 (2.32%) Ruby
14 12 (2.14%) C
14 12 (2.14%) Shell Script
15 10 (1.78%) Java 8
15 10 (1.78%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 177 (31.55%) Computer Science Degree
2 61 (10.87%) Master's Degree
3 34 (6.06%) CISSP
4 29 (5.17%) CISM
5 26 (4.63%) CISA
6 24 (4.28%) PhD
7 23 (4.10%) Microsoft Certification
8 17 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
9 15 (2.67%) CRISC
10 13 (2.32%) Numerate Degree
11 10 (1.78%) MCSA
12 7 (1.25%) MCP
12 7 (1.25%) MCSE
13 6 (1.07%) (ISC)2 CCSP
14 5 (0.89%) CCNA
14 5 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
14 5 (0.89%) MBA
14 5 (0.89%) Security Cleared
15 4 (0.71%) CCIE
15 4 (0.71%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.46%) QA
2 17 (3.03%) NIST
3 12 (2.14%) GDPR
4 11 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (1.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (1.25%) EMIR
5 7 (1.25%) SLA
6 6 (1.07%) Dodd-Frank
6 6 (1.07%) MiFID
7 5 (0.89%) Data Quality
7 5 (0.89%) PMO
8 4 (0.71%) COBIT
9 3 (0.53%) Cyber Essentials
9 3 (0.53%) ISO 22301
10 2 (0.36%) PCI DSS
11 1 (0.18%) Actionable Recommendations
11 1 (0.18%) HIPAA
11 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 1 (0.18%) Solvency II
System Software
1 49 (8.73%) Docker
2 32 (5.70%) Active Directory
3 11 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.89%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.89%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (0.53%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.18%) Firmware
6 1 (0.18%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 1 (0.18%) vSphere
6 1 (0.18%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 28 (4.99%) Ansible
1 28 (4.99%) Kubernetes
2 18 (3.21%) Puppet
3 14 (2.50%) Terraform
4 12 (2.14%) SCCM
5 10 (1.78%) Prometheus
6 9 (1.60%) Opscode Chef
7 8 (1.43%) Kibana
8 7 (1.25%) Consul
8 7 (1.25%) Icinga
8 7 (1.25%) Packer
8 7 (1.25%) Salt
9 5 (0.89%) Microsoft Intune
10 3 (0.53%) Tivoli
11 2 (0.36%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 2 (0.36%) MIIS
11 2 (0.36%) Netcool
11 2 (0.36%) Tivoli Monitoring
11 2 (0.36%) ZABBIX
12 1 (0.18%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 100 (17.83%) Microsoft
2 18 (3.21%) Google
3 17 (3.03%) ServiceNow
4 14 (2.50%) Tableau
5 13 (2.32%) Citrix
5 13 (2.32%) Oracle
5 13 (2.32%) VMware
6 11 (1.96%) SAP
7 9 (1.60%) Cisco
8 7 (1.25%) Adobe
9 6 (1.07%) Atlassian
10 5 (0.89%) CA Agile Central
10 5 (0.89%) CyberArk
10 5 (0.89%) Guidewire
11 4 (0.71%) Cloudera
11 4 (0.71%) Databricks
11 4 (0.71%) Marketo
11 4 (0.71%) Red Hat
11 4 (0.71%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (0.71%) SnapLogic