The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Degree
London / City of London
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 8 11
Rank change year-on-year -3 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Degree 680 999 1313
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 13.26% 13.99% 12.58%
As % of the Qualifications category 53.17% 55.81% 48.81%
Number of salaries quoted 598 879 1105
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £85,000 £80,000
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 the City of London.

Academic & Professional Certification
City of London
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1279 1790 2690
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 24.95% 25.07% 25.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1167 1601 2259
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £36,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London 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 the City of London

Degree
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Degree in the City of London

Degree
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in the City of London over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Degree in the City of London

Degree
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 City of London region with a requirement for Degree.

1 572 (43.47%) Computer Science
2 533 (40.50%) Finance
3 369 (28.04%) SQL
4 323 (24.54%) Java
5 288 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
6 233 (17.71%) Analytical Skills
7 226 (17.17%) Microsoft
8 216 (16.41%) JavaScript
9 215 (16.34%) Mathematics
10 210 (15.96%) Python
11 208 (15.81%) SQL Server
12 202 (15.35%) Banking
13 199 (15.12%) Linux
14 190 (14.44%) Windows
15 169 (12.84%) Project Management
16 154 (11.70%) HTML
17 152 (11.55%) C#
18 146 (11.09%) .NET
19 145 (11.02%) Fintech
20 144 (10.94%) MS Excel
21 139 (10.56%) Unix
21 139 (10.56%) Analytics
22 138 (10.49%) Mentoring
23 130 (9.88%) CSS
24 129 (9.80%) Advertising
25 117 (8.89%) Multithreading
26 115 (8.74%) C++
26 115 (8.74%) Front Office
27 112 (8.51%) Software Engineering
28 105 (7.98%) TDD

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 38 (2.89%) SharePoint
2 35 (2.66%) Apache
3 31 (2.36%) JBoss
4 30 (2.28%) IIS
5 27 (2.05%) CMS
6 24 (1.82%) Apache Spark
7 23 (1.75%) Confluence
8 20 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
9 17 (1.29%) BizTalk Server
9 17 (1.29%) SAS
9 17 (1.29%) Tomcat
10 15 (1.14%) MS Exchange
11 11 (0.84%) Apache Solr
12 10 (0.76%) IPython
13 9 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2010
14 8 (0.61%) Anypoint
14 8 (0.61%) Drupal
14 8 (0.61%) WebLogic
15 7 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
15 7 (0.53%) WordPress
Applications
1 144 (10.94%) MS Excel
2 57 (4.33%) MS Office
3 36 (2.74%) MS PowerPoint
4 28 (2.13%) MS Project
5 21 (1.60%) MS Visio
6 10 (0.76%) SPSS
7 6 (0.46%) Photoshop
7 6 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
8 4 (0.30%) InVision
8 4 (0.30%) Pixate
9 3 (0.23%) Stata
10 2 (0.15%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 8 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
1 8 (0.61%) Markit EDM
2 7 (0.53%) thinkFolio
3 6 (0.46%) Magento
4 5 (0.38%) NetSuite
4 5 (0.38%) SAP SD
5 3 (0.23%) CaseMap
5 3 (0.23%) HFM
5 3 (0.23%) Hyperion Planning
5 3 (0.23%) Relativity
5 3 (0.23%) RMDS
5 3 (0.23%) SAP CRM
6 2 (0.15%) Eikon
6 2 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.15%) Oracle TCA
6 2 (0.15%) SAP BPC
6 2 (0.15%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.15%) SAP FI-GL
6 2 (0.15%) SAP FS
6 2 (0.15%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 69 (5.24%) SaaS
2 58 (4.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 45 (3.42%) Amazon AWS
4 31 (2.36%) Cloud Computing
5 28 (2.13%) Office 365
6 16 (1.22%) Yammer
7 15 (1.14%) GitHub
8 14 (1.06%) PaaS
9 11 (0.84%) Google Cloud Platform
10 10 (0.76%) Google Analytics
11 7 (0.53%) IaaS
12 6 (0.46%) Force.com
13 4 (0.30%) Google Compute Engine
13 4 (0.30%) SuccessFactors
14 3 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 3 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
14 3 (0.23%) Amazon Kinesis
14 3 (0.23%) Boomi
14 3 (0.23%) TestFlight
15 2 (0.15%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 72 (5.47%) Firewall
2 32 (2.43%) VPN
3 30 (2.28%) Internet
4 28 (2.13%) TCP/IP
5 27 (2.05%) Wireless
6 26 (1.98%) DNS
7 24 (1.82%) Network Security
8 19 (1.44%) SAN
8 19 (1.44%) SSL
8 19 (1.44%) WAN
9 18 (1.37%) DHCP
10 16 (1.22%) HTTP
10 16 (1.22%) Intrusion Detection
11 15 (1.14%) Cisco ASA
11 15 (1.14%) LAN
12 13 (0.99%) MPLS
12 13 (0.99%) Wireshark
13 12 (0.91%) FTP
14 10 (0.76%) BGP
14 10 (0.76%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 208 (15.81%) SQL Server
2 68 (5.17%) Big Data
3 58 (4.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 51 (3.88%) MySQL
5 49 (3.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 48 (3.65%) Relational Database
7 43 (3.27%) NoSQL
8 42 (3.19%) Hadoop
9 41 (3.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 35 (2.66%) Data Warehouse
11 28 (2.13%) Apache Hive
12 25 (1.90%) SQL Server 2012
13 22 (1.67%) Oracle Database
14 20 (1.52%) MongoDB
15 19 (1.44%) SQL Server 2008
16 17 (1.29%) SQL Server 2016
17 16 (1.22%) HAWQ
17 16 (1.22%) Sqoop
18 15 (1.14%) Power BI
19 14 (1.06%) KDB
Development Applications
1 99 (7.52%) JIRA
2 38 (2.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 36 (2.74%) Git (software)
4 35 (2.66%) Jenkins
5 33 (2.51%) Cucumber
6 30 (2.28%) JUnit
7 29 (2.20%) Subversion
8 27 (2.05%) Visual Studio
9 23 (1.75%) Maven
10 16 (1.22%) Gatling
10 16 (1.22%) Selenium
11 14 (1.06%) JMeter
11 14 (1.06%) TeamCity
12 12 (0.91%) IntelliJ
12 12 (0.91%) Mockito
13 9 (0.68%) Eclipse
13 9 (0.68%) Firebug
13 9 (0.68%) Octopus Deploy
14 8 (0.61%) FishEye
14 8 (0.61%) FlexUnit
General
1 533 (40.50%) Finance
2 202 (15.35%) Banking
3 129 (9.80%) Advertising
4 115 (8.74%) Front Office
5 95 (7.22%) Legal
6 86 (6.53%) Marketing
7 62 (4.71%) Law
8 50 (3.80%) Investment Banking
9 33 (2.51%) Retail
10 28 (2.13%) Publishing
11 26 (1.98%) Telecoms
12 20 (1.52%) Financial Institution
12 20 (1.52%) French Language
13 18 (1.37%) Back Office
13 18 (1.37%) Manufacturing
14 11 (0.84%) Games
14 11 (0.84%) German Language
15 8 (0.61%) Billing
16 4 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
17 3 (0.23%) Military
Job Titles
1 435 (33.05%) Developer
2 218 (16.57%) Analyst
3 178 (13.53%) Java Developer
4 126 (9.57%) Architect
5 64 (4.86%) Junior
6 61 (4.64%) Consultant
7 59 (4.48%) Business Analyst
7 59 (4.48%) Enterprise Architect
8 58 (4.41%) Senior Developer
9 57 (4.33%) Graduate
10 50 (3.80%) Python Developer
11 45 (3.42%) Project Manager
11 45 (3.42%) Support Engineer
12 43 (3.27%) C# Developer
13 42 (3.19%) Junior Developer
14 41 (3.12%) C++ Developer
15 38 (2.89%) .NET Developer
16 34 (2.58%) Senior Java Developer
17 32 (2.43%) Applications Support
17 32 (2.43%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 154 (11.70%) HTML
2 146 (11.09%) .NET
3 130 (9.88%) CSS
4 91 (6.91%) jQuery
5 77 (5.85%) Web Services
5 77 (5.85%) XML
6 72 (5.47%) AngularJS
7 71 (5.40%) HTML5
8 59 (4.48%) REST
9 56 (4.26%) ASP.NET
10 48 (3.65%) J2SE
11 45 (3.42%) Java SE
12 38 (2.89%) FIX Protocol
12 38 (2.89%) Spring
13 36 (2.74%) JSON
14 35 (2.66%) WPF
15 28 (2.13%) ASP.NET Web API
16 27 (2.05%) React
16 27 (2.05%) WCF
17 26 (1.98%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 572 (43.47%) Computer Science
2 233 (17.71%) Analytical Skills
3 145 (11.02%) Fintech
4 90 (6.84%) Management Information System
5 50 (3.80%) User Experience
6 49 (3.72%) Algorithms
7 45 (3.42%) Hedge funds
8 43 (3.27%) Derivative
9 40 (3.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 35 (2.66%) Client/Server
11 25 (1.90%) Data Centre
11 25 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
12 23 (1.75%) Fixed Income
12 23 (1.75%) N-Tier
13 22 (1.67%) Equities
14 17 (1.29%) Credit Risk
14 17 (1.29%) Mobile App
15 16 (1.22%) Clustering
16 14 (1.06%) Data Structures
17 13 (0.99%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 199 (15.12%) Linux
2 190 (14.44%) Windows
3 139 (10.56%) Unix
4 65 (4.94%) Windows Server
5 47 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 38 (2.89%) Windows Server 2008
7 27 (2.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 25 (1.90%) Windows 7
9 20 (1.52%) Android
9 20 (1.52%) Apple iOS
9 20 (1.52%) Windows 10
10 11 (0.84%) CentOS
10 11 (0.84%) Windows 8
11 9 (0.68%) Solaris
12 7 (0.53%) Mac OS X
12 7 (0.53%) Ubuntu
12 7 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
13 5 (0.38%) AIX
13 5 (0.38%) VMS
13 5 (0.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 288 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
2 215 (16.34%) Mathematics
3 169 (12.84%) Project Management
4 139 (10.56%) Analytics
5 138 (10.49%) Mentoring
6 117 (8.89%) Multithreading
7 112 (8.51%) Software Engineering
8 105 (7.98%) TDD
9 100 (7.60%) Low Latency
9 100 (7.60%) SDLC
10 93 (7.07%) ITIL
11 89 (6.76%) CRM
12 87 (6.61%) Information Security
13 83 (6.31%) Business Intelligence
14 80 (6.08%) PRINCE2
15 70 (5.32%) Business Analysis
16 69 (5.24%) Physics
17 66 (5.02%) Continuous Integration
17 66 (5.02%) OO
18 65 (4.94%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 369 (28.04%) SQL
2 323 (24.54%) Java
3 216 (16.41%) JavaScript
4 210 (15.96%) Python
5 152 (11.55%) C#
6 115 (8.74%) C++
7 64 (4.86%) T-SQL
8 63 (4.79%) C
9 55 (4.18%) Perl
9 55 (4.18%) PHP
10 53 (4.03%) R
11 45 (3.42%) Shell Script
12 43 (3.27%) PowerShell
13 35 (2.66%) Scala
14 34 (2.58%) Ruby
15 25 (1.90%) VBA
16 24 (1.82%) Bash Shell
17 20 (1.52%) VB.NET
18 14 (1.06%) MATLAB
18 14 (1.06%) VB
Qualifications
1 93 (7.07%) PhD
2 74 (5.62%) Postgraduate
3 51 (3.88%) Cisco Certification
4 49 (3.72%) Microsoft Certification
5 33 (2.51%) CISM
6 32 (2.43%) CISSP
7 26 (1.98%) CCNA
7 26 (1.98%) CCNP
8 25 (1.90%) PMP
9 19 (1.44%) ISEB
9 19 (1.44%) MCSE
10 18 (1.37%) PMI Certification
10 18 (1.37%) Security Cleared
11 17 (1.29%) IIBA
12 15 (1.14%) MCP
13 11 (0.84%) CISA
13 11 (0.84%) ISTQB
14 10 (0.76%) MCTS
14 10 (0.76%) SAP Certification
14 10 (0.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (5.55%) QA
2 38 (2.89%) PMO
3 23 (1.75%) SLA
4 19 (1.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 12 (0.91%) Data Quality
5 12 (0.91%) MiFID
6 11 (0.84%) EMIR
7 10 (0.76%) Dodd-Frank
8 9 (0.68%) PCI DSS
9 8 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 4 (0.30%) COBIT
10 4 (0.30%) P3O
10 4 (0.30%) PMBOK
11 3 (0.23%) Cyber Essentials
12 2 (0.15%) JTAG
13 1 (0.076%) GCP
13 1 (0.076%) IAS 39
13 1 (0.076%) IFRS
13 1 (0.076%) ISO 9001
13 1 (0.076%) WCAG
System Software
1 62 (4.71%) Active Directory
2 30 (2.28%) Docker
3 28 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (1.37%) HDFS
5 16 (1.22%) Apache Flume
6 14 (1.06%) Hyper-V
7 10 (0.76%) Virtual Machines
8 5 (0.38%) XenApp
9 4 (0.30%) VMware ESX
9 4 (0.30%) vSphere
10 3 (0.23%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.15%) Varnish
11 2 (0.15%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 1 (0.076%) BitLocker
12 1 (0.076%) Firmware
12 1 (0.076%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.076%) KVM
12 1 (0.076%) NFS
12 1 (0.076%) vCloud
12 1 (0.076%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 36 (2.74%) Puppet
2 28 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
3 21 (1.60%) SCCM
4 19 (1.44%) Ansible
5 10 (0.76%) Nessus
6 9 (0.68%) AirWatch
7 7 (0.53%) Backup Exec
7 7 (0.53%) Control-M
8 6 (0.46%) Kubernetes
9 4 (0.30%) Mesos
9 4 (0.30%) Nagios
10 3 (0.23%) BMC PATROL
10 3 (0.23%) Graphite
10 3 (0.23%) Nmap
10 3 (0.23%) WSUS
11 2 (0.15%) Cisco CUCM
11 2 (0.15%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
11 2 (0.15%) Microsoft Clustering
11 2 (0.15%) Piwik
11 2 (0.15%) QRadar
Vendors
1 226 (17.17%) Microsoft
2 103 (7.83%) Oracle
3 59 (4.48%) VMware
4 51 (3.88%) Cisco
5 34 (2.58%) SAP
6 31 (2.36%) Salesforce.com
7 30 (2.28%) Red Hat
8 24 (1.82%) Google
9 22 (1.67%) CheckPoint
10 19 (1.44%) Citrix
10 19 (1.44%) Palo Alto
11 17 (1.29%) Adobe
11 17 (1.29%) Apple
11 17 (1.29%) Tableau
12 15 (1.14%) IBM
13 14 (1.06%) HP
14 13 (0.99%) Sybase
15 12 (0.91%) Dell
15 12 (0.91%) TIBCO
16 11 (0.84%) Bloomberg
City, London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits and bonus package
Posted: 41 minutes ago
City, London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum + Impressive Package
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £120k + bonus (100%+) + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £68,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Premier Media
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £76400 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bens - Share Options
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £65,000 + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £110,000 + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Source Technology
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Best Practice Talent Solutions
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
I3
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + + bonus + bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: £50,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Codex
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago