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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 6 months to 25 June 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
Central London > City of London
6 months to
25 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 31 25 20
Rank change year-on-year -6 -5 -2
Permanent jobs citing Degree 580 513 603
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 7.35% 9.62% 9.88%
As % of the Qualifications category 45.38% 55.64% 52.89%
Number of salaries quoted 449 449 530
10th Percentile £42,400 £42,500 £34,875
25th Percentile £53,750 £51,500 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £72,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year - +11.54% +4.00%
75th Percentile £93,750 £88,750 £83,750
90th Percentile £115,000 £97,500 £103,875
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £72,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year -3.45% +11.54% +6.12%

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 the City of London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
City of London
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,278 922 1,140
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 16.19% 17.29% 18.69%
Number of salaries quoted 829 788 1,011
10th Percentile £41,250 £42,500 £32,750
25th Percentile £54,875 £51,500 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year - +12.00% -
75th Percentile £92,500 £83,750 £81,000
90th Percentile £105,000 £95,375 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year - +12.00% +4.17%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Degree in the City of London

Degree
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Degree in the City of London over the 6 months to 25 June 2022.

Salary histogram for Degree in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 June 2022, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Degree.

1 227 (39.14%) Finance
2 224 (38.62%) Computer Science
3 219 (37.76%) Social Skills
4 194 (33.45%) Python
5 167 (28.79%) Agile
6 159 (27.41%) SQL
7 155 (26.72%) Computer Science Degree
8 150 (25.86%) Azure
9 126 (21.72%) AWS
10 103 (17.76%) Microsoft
11 102 (17.59%) Java
12 99 (17.07%) Analytics
13 86 (14.83%) Problem-Solving
14 82 (14.14%) Software Engineering
15 79 (13.62%) Business Intelligence
15 79 (13.62%) Master's Degree
16 78 (13.45%) C#
17 75 (12.93%) Linux
18 73 (12.59%) Data Modelling
18 73 (12.59%) Advertising
18 73 (12.59%) DevOps
19 71 (12.24%) Mathematics
20 69 (11.90%) SQL Server
21 68 (11.72%) Project Management
22 66 (11.38%) C++
23 65 (11.21%) Analytical Skills
24 64 (11.03%) GCP
25 62 (10.69%) Data Science
26 61 (10.52%) Presentation Skills
27 60 (10.34%) Banking

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 15 (2.59%) Confluence
2 10 (1.72%) SharePoint
3 9 (1.55%) SAS
4 8 (1.38%) IBM Notes
5 6 (1.03%) Apache Spark
5 6 (1.03%) Jupyter
5 6 (1.03%) SugarCRM
6 5 (0.86%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (0.86%) TPMS
7 4 (0.69%) Apache Airflow
7 4 (0.69%) Apache Pig
8 3 (0.52%) Apache
8 3 (0.52%) IIS
8 3 (0.52%) nginx
8 3 (0.52%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.34%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.17%) CMS
10 1 (0.17%) Drupal
10 1 (0.17%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.17%) WordPress
Applications
1 39 (6.72%) Microsoft Office
2 35 (6.03%) Microsoft Excel
3 14 (2.41%) Microsoft Project
4 10 (1.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.69%) AutoCAD
5 4 (0.69%) SOLIDWORKS
6 3 (0.52%) Sketch
7 2 (0.34%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.17%) Adobe XD
8 1 (0.17%) Chatbot
8 1 (0.17%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.17%) InVision
8 1 (0.17%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.17%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 8 (1.38%) Fidessa
2 3 (0.52%) Oracle Assets
2 3 (0.52%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (0.52%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (0.52%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 2 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.34%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (0.34%) SAP HR
3 2 (0.34%) Summit
4 1 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.17%) ION MarketView
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle AGIS
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (0.17%) SAP Payroll
4 1 (0.17%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 150 (25.86%) Azure
2 126 (21.72%) AWS
3 64 (11.03%) GCP
4 47 (8.10%) Power Platform
5 26 (4.48%) SaaS
6 23 (3.97%) Serverless
7 17 (2.93%) Azure Data Factory
8 16 (2.76%) Microsoft 365
9 15 (2.59%) PaaS
10 14 (2.41%) GitHub
11 11 (1.90%) PowerApps
12 9 (1.55%) Amazon EC2
13 8 (1.38%) Azure Synapse Analytics
13 8 (1.38%) Cloud Computing
13 8 (1.38%) OpenShift
14 7 (1.21%) Snowflake
15 6 (1.03%) Amazon S3
15 6 (1.03%) AWS CloudFormation
15 6 (1.03%) Azure Cosmos DB
16 4 (0.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 25 (4.31%) Firewall
2 19 (3.28%) WAN
3 18 (3.10%) VPN
4 16 (2.76%) LAN
4 16 (2.76%) TCP/IP
5 13 (2.24%) BGP
5 13 (2.24%) MPLS
5 13 (2.24%) OSPF
6 12 (2.07%) Internet
7 9 (1.55%) DNS
8 8 (1.38%) NAS
8 8 (1.38%) VoIP
9 6 (1.03%) DHCP
9 6 (1.03%) HTTP
9 6 (1.03%) Wireless
10 5 (0.86%) Network Security
10 5 (0.86%) SD-WAN
11 2 (0.34%) HTTPS
11 2 (0.34%) SSH
11 2 (0.34%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (11.90%) SQL Server
2 55 (9.48%) Data Warehouse
3 46 (7.93%) Power BI
4 39 (6.72%) NoSQL
5 37 (6.38%) PostgreSQL
6 34 (5.86%) Relational Database
7 28 (4.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 23 (3.97%) Tableau
9 22 (3.79%) MongoDB
9 22 (3.79%) MySQL
10 18 (3.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 16 (2.76%) Big Data
12 14 (2.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 13 (2.24%) Amazon Redshift
14 11 (1.90%) Power Query
14 11 (1.90%) Spatial Data
15 10 (1.72%) Data Lake
15 10 (1.72%) Hadoop
16 6 (1.03%) Looker
16 6 (1.03%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 40 (6.90%) Git (software)
2 29 (5.00%) JIRA
3 26 (4.48%) Jenkins
4 17 (2.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 13 (2.24%) SonarQube
6 8 (1.38%) GitLab
7 6 (1.03%) ER Studio
7 6 (1.03%) ERwin
7 6 (1.03%) PowerDesigner
7 6 (1.03%) Visual Studio
7 6 (1.03%) Visual Studio Team System
8 4 (0.69%) CircleCI
8 4 (0.69%) gulp
8 4 (0.69%) PHPUnit
8 4 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (0.52%) Gradle
9 3 (0.52%) Maven
9 3 (0.52%) NUnit
9 3 (0.52%) Sonatype Nexus
9 3 (0.52%) Travis CI
General
1 227 (39.14%) Finance
2 219 (37.76%) Social Skills
3 73 (12.59%) Advertising
4 65 (11.21%) Analytical Skills
5 61 (10.52%) Presentation Skills
6 60 (10.34%) Banking
7 33 (5.69%) Marketing
8 32 (5.52%) Law
9 31 (5.34%) Legal
10 24 (4.14%) Retail
11 22 (3.79%) Electronics
11 22 (3.79%) Investment Banking
11 22 (3.79%) Telecoms
12 18 (3.10%) Influencing Skills
13 17 (2.93%) Front Office
13 17 (2.93%) Manufacturing
14 16 (2.76%) Inclusion and Diversity
15 15 (2.59%) Back Office
16 13 (2.24%) Organisational Skills
17 11 (1.90%) Documentation Skills
Job Titles
1 102 (17.59%) Analyst
2 88 (15.17%) Developer
3 27 (4.66%) Technical Leader
4 26 (4.48%) Architect
4 26 (4.48%) Business Analyst
5 24 (4.14%) Data Analyst
5 24 (4.14%) Data Scientist
6 23 (3.97%) Data Engineer
7 19 (3.28%) Junior
8 18 (3.10%) Senior Developer
9 17 (2.93%) Support Engineer
10 16 (2.76%) Senior Analyst
10 16 (2.76%) Software Engineer
10 16 (2.76%) Solutions Architect
10 16 (2.76%) Support Specialist
11 15 (2.59%) Project Manager
12 13 (2.24%) Applications Support
12 13 (2.24%) Consultant
12 13 (2.24%) Graduate
12 13 (2.24%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (7.41%) React
2 36 (6.21%) .NET
3 29 (5.00%) Node.js
3 29 (5.00%) REST
4 23 (3.97%) HTML
5 21 (3.62%) Web Services
6 18 (3.10%) OAuth
7 17 (2.93%) OAuth2
8 16 (2.76%) Spring
9 15 (2.59%) HTML5
9 15 (2.59%) RESTful
9 15 (2.59%) Spring Boot
10 14 (2.41%) CSS
11 13 (2.24%) OpenID
12 12 (2.07%) .NET Framework
12 12 (2.07%) Kafka
13 11 (1.90%) scikit-learn
14 10 (1.72%) AngularJS
14 10 (1.72%) Pandas
15 9 (1.55%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 38 (6.55%) Management Information System
2 34 (5.86%) User Experience
3 24 (4.14%) Data Centre
4 22 (3.79%) Algorithms
4 22 (3.79%) Derivative
5 19 (3.28%) Equities
6 18 (3.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 18 (3.10%) Linux Command Line
6 18 (3.10%) Public Cloud
7 15 (2.59%) Self-Motivation
8 14 (2.41%) Life Science
9 13 (2.24%) Cloud Native
9 13 (2.24%) Legacy Systems
10 12 (2.07%) Data Structures
10 12 (2.07%) Mainframe
11 11 (1.90%) Fixed Income
11 11 (1.90%) PMI
11 11 (1.90%) Reinsurance
12 10 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
12 10 (1.72%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 75 (12.93%) Linux
2 56 (9.66%) Windows
3 26 (4.48%) Mac OS
4 18 (3.10%) Unix
5 12 (2.07%) Windows 10
6 9 (1.55%) Android
6 9 (1.55%) Apple iOS
6 9 (1.55%) Windows 7
7 6 (1.03%) Windows Server
8 3 (0.52%) CentOS
9 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2016
9 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 224 (38.62%) Computer Science
2 167 (28.79%) Agile
3 99 (17.07%) Analytics
4 86 (14.83%) Problem-Solving
5 82 (14.14%) Software Engineering
6 79 (13.62%) Business Intelligence
7 73 (12.59%) Data Modelling
7 73 (12.59%) DevOps
8 71 (12.24%) Mathematics
9 68 (11.72%) Project Management
10 62 (10.69%) Data Science
11 57 (9.83%) Machine Learning
12 56 (9.66%) Microservices
13 50 (8.62%) Continuous Improvement
14 48 (8.28%) Visualisation
15 47 (8.10%) Scrum
16 44 (7.59%) Artificial Intelligence
17 42 (7.24%) Workflow
18 41 (7.07%) Business Analysis
19 39 (6.72%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 194 (33.45%) Python
2 159 (27.41%) SQL
3 102 (17.59%) Java
4 78 (13.45%) C#
5 66 (11.38%) C++
6 49 (8.45%) JavaScript
7 25 (4.31%) C
7 25 (4.31%) R
7 25 (4.31%) T-SQL
8 20 (3.45%) Scala
9 18 (3.10%) Go
10 17 (2.93%) Ruby
11 14 (2.41%) TypeScript
12 12 (2.07%) PHP
12 12 (2.07%) Rust
13 11 (1.90%) PL/SQL
14 9 (1.55%) Perl
14 9 (1.55%) Shell Script
15 8 (1.38%) ANSI SQL
15 8 (1.38%) XMLA
Qualifications
1 155 (26.72%) Computer Science Degree
2 79 (13.62%) Master's Degree
3 26 (4.48%) PhD
4 21 (3.62%) Cisco Certification
5 20 (3.45%) CISSP
6 19 (3.28%) CISM
7 18 (3.10%) Numerate Degree
8 17 (2.93%) Microsoft Certification
8 17 (2.93%) TOGAF Certification
9 15 (2.59%) CCNP
9 15 (2.59%) SC Cleared
9 15 (2.59%) Security Cleared
10 14 (2.41%) PMI Certification
11 13 (2.24%) CCIE
12 12 (2.07%) CISA
13 10 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
13 10 (1.72%) Postgraduate
14 8 (1.38%) MCSE
15 7 (1.21%) Chartered Engineer
15 7 (1.21%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (6.72%) QA
2 26 (4.48%) GDPR
3 17 (2.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 15 (2.59%) Data Quality
5 10 (1.72%) PMO
6 8 (1.38%) Dodd-Frank
6 8 (1.38%) EMIR
6 8 (1.38%) MiFID
7 7 (1.21%) Accessibility
7 7 (1.21%) NIST
8 6 (1.03%) GRC
8 6 (1.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 4 (0.69%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.34%) Actionable Recommendations
10 2 (0.34%) PCI DSS
10 2 (0.34%) SLA
10 2 (0.34%) SNOMED CT
11 1 (0.17%) IFRS
11 1 (0.17%) PMBOK
11 1 (0.17%) Solvency II
System Software
1 37 (6.38%) Docker
2 25 (4.31%) Active Directory
3 16 (2.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (2.24%) VMware NSX
5 4 (0.69%) Apache Flume
6 3 (0.52%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.17%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 46 (7.93%) Kubernetes
2 25 (4.31%) Ansible
3 7 (1.21%) Microsoft Intune
4 6 (1.03%) Terraform
5 5 (0.86%) SCCM
6 4 (0.69%) Puppet
7 3 (0.52%) Grafana
7 3 (0.52%) HAProxy
8 2 (0.34%) Kibana
8 2 (0.34%) Prometheus
9 1 (0.17%) Autotask
9 1 (0.17%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.17%) Control-M
9 1 (0.17%) ITRS Geneos
9 1 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.17%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 103 (17.76%) Microsoft
2 38 (6.55%) Oracle
3 26 (4.48%) Cisco
4 19 (3.28%) VMware
5 16 (2.76%) F5
5 16 (2.76%) Google
6 15 (2.59%) Citrix
7 13 (2.24%) CheckPoint
7 13 (2.24%) Fortinet
7 13 (2.24%) Palo Alto
7 13 (2.24%) SAP
8 12 (2.07%) Bloomberg
9 8 (1.38%) Databricks
9 8 (1.38%) HP
9 8 (1.38%) Lotus
9 8 (1.38%) Salesforce.com
10 6 (1.03%) Adobe
11 4 (0.69%) Darktrace
11 4 (0.69%) IBM
11 4 (0.69%) Zscaler