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

Academic Degree
London > City of London
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 10 9
Rank change year-on-year -1 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Degree 726 804 1364
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 14.16% 12.66% 13.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 58.13% 54.73% 54.36%
Number of salaries quoted 619 707 1148
City of London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +4.76%  
10th Percentile £29,250 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £95,000 £82,500
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76%  

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 1249 1469 2509
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 24.36% 23.13% 24.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2217 2800 4276
City of London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £30,000 £32,500 £29,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £82,500
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76%  

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Degree as a percentage 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

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 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Degree in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 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 City of London region with a requirement for Degree.

1 568 (40.20%) Finance
2 518 (36.66%) Computer Science
3 453 (32.06%) SQL
4 391 (27.67%) Agile Software Development
5 341 (24.13%) Java
6 283 (20.03%) SQL Server
7 282 (19.96%) Computer Science Degree
8 276 (19.53%) Microsoft
9 238 (16.84%) JavaScript
10 229 (16.21%) Windows
11 214 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
12 203 (14.37%) Banking
13 190 (13.45%) Python
14 188 (13.31%) C#
14 188 (13.31%) HTML
15 186 (13.16%) Project Management
16 180 (12.74%) .NET
17 179 (12.67%) Linux
18 168 (11.89%) Fintech
19 167 (11.82%) Mathematics
20 160 (11.32%) CSS
21 138 (9.77%) Management Information System
22 137 (9.70%) TDD
23 136 (9.62%) Business Intelligence
24 134 (9.48%) JIRA
25 128 (9.06%) Microsoft Excel
26 126 (8.92%) Software Engineering
27 123 (8.70%) C++
28 116 (8.21%) Multithreading
29 115 (8.14%) Test Automation

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 44 (3.11%) SharePoint
2 40 (2.83%) Confluence
3 35 (2.48%) CMS
4 29 (2.05%) MS Exchange
5 24 (1.70%) SharePoint 2013
6 23 (1.63%) IIS
7 20 (1.42%) Apache
7 20 (1.42%) JBoss
8 19 (1.34%) SAS
9 16 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2010
10 15 (1.06%) Apache Spark
11 12 (0.85%) Tomcat
11 12 (0.85%) WordPress
12 11 (0.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 11 (0.78%) WebLogic
13 10 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
14 9 (0.64%) Apache Solr
14 9 (0.64%) Umbraco
15 8 (0.57%) EPiServer
15 8 (0.57%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 128 (9.06%) Microsoft Excel
2 62 (4.39%) Microsoft Office
3 49 (3.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 28 (1.98%) Microsoft Project
5 26 (1.84%) MS Visio
6 11 (0.78%) SPSS
7 6 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.21%) Stata
9 2 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 2 (0.14%) Final Cut Pro
9 2 (0.14%) InVision
10 1 (0.071%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.071%) OmniGraffle
10 1 (0.071%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.071%) Pixate
Business Applications
1 16 (1.13%) thinkFolio
2 12 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.85%) Markit EDM
3 10 (0.71%) Eloqua
4 6 (0.42%) Magento
4 6 (0.42%) NetSuite
5 4 (0.28%) CaseMap
5 4 (0.28%) Relativity
5 4 (0.28%) SAP BPC
6 3 (0.21%) HFM
6 3 (0.21%) Hyperion Planning
6 3 (0.21%) Payment Gateway
6 3 (0.21%) SAP SD
7 2 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.14%) Endur
7 2 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.14%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.14%) SAP HCM
7 2 (0.14%) SAP Payroll
7 2 (0.14%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 79 (5.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 62 (4.39%) SaaS
3 58 (4.10%) Amazon AWS
4 36 (2.55%) Cloud Computing
5 27 (1.91%) Office 365
6 17 (1.20%) GitHub
7 13 (0.92%) Google Cloud Platform
8 12 (0.85%) PaaS
9 9 (0.64%) Google Analytics
10 7 (0.50%) Yammer
11 6 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
11 6 (0.42%) Dropbox
11 6 (0.42%) Force.com
12 5 (0.35%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 5 (0.35%) Amazon Kinesis
12 5 (0.35%) Amazon S3
12 5 (0.35%) Azure Machine Learning
12 5 (0.35%) IaaS
12 5 (0.35%) Salesforce Service Cloud
12 5 (0.35%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 65 (4.60%) Firewall
2 33 (2.34%) TCP/IP
3 28 (1.98%) Internet
4 26 (1.84%) HTTP
4 26 (1.84%) WAN
5 25 (1.77%) VPN
6 24 (1.70%) LAN
7 23 (1.63%) DNS
8 21 (1.49%) Network Security
8 21 (1.49%) Wireless
9 17 (1.20%) SAN
10 16 (1.13%) Intrusion Detection
11 15 (1.06%) Cisco ASA
12 14 (0.99%) Intranet
13 12 (0.85%) DHCP
13 12 (0.85%) VoIP
14 11 (0.78%) IP Telephony
15 9 (0.64%) FTP
16 7 (0.50%) MPLS
16 7 (0.50%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 283 (20.03%) SQL Server
2 94 (6.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 83 (5.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 61 (4.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 60 (4.25%) Relational Database
6 58 (4.10%) MySQL
7 56 (3.96%) NoSQL
8 55 (3.89%) Data Warehouse
9 50 (3.54%) Big Data
10 34 (2.41%) MongoDB
10 34 (2.41%) SQL Server 2012
11 30 (2.12%) Hadoop
12 24 (1.70%) BusinessObjects
12 24 (1.70%) Oracle Database
13 23 (1.63%) QlikView
13 23 (1.63%) SQL Server 2016
14 22 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
15 21 (1.49%) Power BI
16 20 (1.42%) Oracle Database 11g
17 17 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 134 (9.48%) JIRA
2 65 (4.60%) Git (software)
3 56 (3.96%) Team Foundation Server
4 45 (3.18%) Visual Studio
5 41 (2.90%) Subversion
6 37 (2.62%) Selenium
7 34 (2.41%) Cucumber
7 34 (2.41%) TeamCity
8 31 (2.19%) Jenkins
9 28 (1.98%) JUnit
10 22 (1.56%) Maven
11 21 (1.49%) Talend Open Studio
12 16 (1.13%) Octopus Deploy
13 15 (1.06%) Mocha
14 12 (0.85%) Eclipse
14 12 (0.85%) Gatling
14 12 (0.85%) gulp
14 12 (0.85%) IntelliJ
15 11 (0.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 10 (0.71%) Protractor
General
1 568 (40.20%) Finance
2 203 (14.37%) Banking
3 103 (7.29%) Legal
4 97 (6.86%) Marketing
5 96 (6.79%) Advertising
6 68 (4.81%) Front Office
7 61 (4.32%) Investment Banking
8 50 (3.54%) Law
9 43 (3.04%) Retail
10 39 (2.76%) Publishing
11 35 (2.48%) Telecoms
12 32 (2.26%) Financial Institution
13 27 (1.91%) Back Office
14 23 (1.63%) French Language
15 14 (0.99%) Manufacturing
16 13 (0.92%) German Language
17 11 (0.78%) Military
18 9 (0.64%) Games
19 8 (0.57%) Billing
20 7 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 457 (32.34%) Developer
2 301 (21.30%) Analyst
3 154 (10.90%) Java Developer
4 99 (7.01%) Architect
5 96 (6.79%) Graduate
6 86 (6.09%) Business Analyst
7 80 (5.66%) Junior
8 55 (3.89%) C# Developer
8 55 (3.89%) Senior Developer
9 54 (3.82%) Support Engineer
10 53 (3.75%) Project Manager
11 52 (3.68%) Junior Developer
12 47 (3.33%) .NET Developer
13 46 (3.26%) Consultant
14 43 (3.04%) Support Analyst
15 39 (2.76%) C++ Developer
16 35 (2.48%) Senior Analyst
16 35 (2.48%) Technical Architect
17 34 (2.41%) Graduate Support Engineer
18 33 (2.34%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 188 (13.31%) HTML
2 180 (12.74%) .NET
3 160 (11.32%) CSS
4 89 (6.30%) AngularJS
5 88 (6.23%) XML
6 86 (6.09%) jQuery
7 75 (5.31%) ASP.NET
8 71 (5.02%) HTML5
8 71 (5.02%) Web Services
9 68 (4.81%) Spring
10 51 (3.61%) React
11 49 (3.47%) Hibernate
11 49 (3.47%) REST
12 48 (3.40%) J2SE
13 46 (3.26%) Java SE
13 46 (3.26%) WPF
14 43 (3.04%) ASP.NET Web API
15 42 (2.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 38 (2.69%) WCF
17 32 (2.26%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 518 (36.66%) Computer Science
2 214 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
3 168 (11.89%) Fintech
4 138 (9.77%) Management Information System
5 75 (5.31%) User Experience
6 51 (3.61%) Hedge funds
7 46 (3.26%) Greenfield Project
8 42 (2.97%) Algorithms
9 40 (2.83%) Client/Server
10 36 (2.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 32 (2.26%) Equities
12 29 (2.05%) Derivative
13 26 (1.84%) Data Centre
13 26 (1.84%) N-Tier
14 24 (1.70%) Data Structures
15 23 (1.63%) Fixed Income
16 21 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
17 20 (1.42%) Mobile App
18 18 (1.27%) Clustering
19 17 (1.20%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 229 (16.21%) Windows
2 179 (12.67%) Linux
3 100 (7.08%) Unix
4 66 (4.67%) Windows Server
5 43 (3.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 41 (2.90%) Windows Server 2008
7 36 (2.55%) Windows 7
8 26 (1.84%) Android
9 22 (1.56%) Apple iOS
10 16 (1.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 16 (1.13%) Windows 10
11 11 (0.78%) Windows 8
12 10 (0.71%) CentOS
13 8 (0.57%) Mac OS X
14 5 (0.35%) Debian
14 5 (0.35%) Solaris
14 5 (0.35%) VMS
15 3 (0.21%) Mac OS
15 3 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
16 2 (0.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 391 (27.67%) Agile Software Development
2 186 (13.16%) Project Management
3 167 (11.82%) Mathematics
4 137 (9.70%) TDD
5 136 (9.62%) Business Intelligence
6 126 (8.92%) Software Engineering
7 116 (8.21%) Multithreading
8 115 (8.14%) Test Automation
9 112 (7.93%) Analytics
10 100 (7.08%) Mentoring
11 98 (6.94%) Scrum
12 91 (6.44%) ITIL
13 90 (6.37%) MVC
14 89 (6.30%) CRM
15 88 (6.23%) SDLC
16 87 (6.16%) Low Latency
17 81 (5.73%) Risk Management
18 80 (5.66%) Business Analysis
18 80 (5.66%) Stakeholder Management
19 78 (5.52%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 453 (32.06%) SQL
2 341 (24.13%) Java
3 238 (16.84%) JavaScript
4 190 (13.45%) Python
5 188 (13.31%) C#
6 123 (8.70%) C++
7 109 (7.71%) T-SQL
8 60 (4.25%) Shell Script
9 54 (3.82%) VBA
10 50 (3.54%) R
11 48 (3.40%) C
12 45 (3.18%) PHP
12 45 (3.18%) PowerShell
13 42 (2.97%) Scala
14 31 (2.19%) Perl
15 22 (1.56%) Ruby
16 18 (1.27%) PL/SQL
17 16 (1.13%) MATLAB
18 15 (1.06%) Apex Code
18 15 (1.06%) VB
Qualifications
1 282 (19.96%) Computer Science Degree
2 61 (4.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 56 (3.96%) Master's Degree
4 45 (3.18%) Numerate Degree
5 43 (3.04%) ISEB
6 41 (2.90%) PhD
7 40 (2.83%) CISM
8 39 (2.76%) Cisco Certification
9 38 (2.69%) CISSP
10 33 (2.34%) PMI Certification
11 31 (2.19%) PMP
12 30 (2.12%) CISA
13 29 (2.05%) Postgraduate
14 27 (1.91%) ISTQB
15 25 (1.77%) MCP
16 24 (1.70%) Security Cleared
17 19 (1.34%) CCNP
18 18 (1.27%) CCNA
19 11 (0.78%) MCSE
19 11 (0.78%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 97 (6.86%) QA
2 40 (2.83%) Data Quality
3 26 (1.84%) PMO
4 19 (1.34%) SLA
5 13 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 11 (0.78%) MiFID
7 10 (0.71%) GDPR
8 8 (0.57%) Cyber Essentials
8 8 (0.57%) P3O
9 7 (0.50%) Dodd-Frank
9 7 (0.50%) EMIR
10 5 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 5 (0.35%) PCI DSS
10 5 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 4 (0.28%) COBIT
11 4 (0.28%) SEPA
12 2 (0.14%) COREP
12 2 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 2 (0.14%) NIST 800
12 2 (0.14%) PMBOK
System Software
1 77 (5.45%) Active Directory
2 29 (2.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (1.56%) Docker
4 15 (1.06%) Hyper-V
5 9 (0.64%) HDFS
6 8 (0.57%) Virtual Machines
6 8 (0.57%) vSphere
7 7 (0.50%) Apache Flume
7 7 (0.50%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (0.42%) XenDesktop
9 3 (0.21%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 3 (0.21%) XenApp
10 2 (0.14%) Varnish
11 1 (0.071%) KVM
11 1 (0.071%) Snort
11 1 (0.071%) vCloud
11 1 (0.071%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.071%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 26 (1.84%) Puppet
2 25 (1.77%) SCCM
3 15 (1.06%) Ansible
3 15 (1.06%) Control-M
4 10 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (0.57%) Kubernetes
6 7 (0.50%) Nessus
7 6 (0.42%) Backup Exec
7 6 (0.42%) McAfee ePO
7 6 (0.42%) Microsoft Clustering
8 4 (0.28%) FortiGate
8 4 (0.28%) HockeyApp
8 4 (0.28%) Mesos
8 4 (0.28%) Microsoft Intune
8 4 (0.28%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 4 (0.28%) XenMobile
9 3 (0.21%) AirWatch
9 3 (0.21%) CSIRT
9 3 (0.21%) Nagios
9 3 (0.21%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 276 (19.53%) Microsoft
2 94 (6.65%) Oracle
3 55 (3.89%) VMware
4 45 (3.18%) Cisco
5 42 (2.97%) Salesforce.com
6 32 (2.26%) Tableau
7 30 (2.12%) Google
8 25 (1.77%) Citrix
9 24 (1.70%) SAP
10 23 (1.63%) Red Hat
11 21 (1.49%) Talend
12 19 (1.34%) Adobe
13 16 (1.13%) Bloomberg
14 15 (1.06%) Xamarin
15 14 (0.99%) Sybase
16 13 (0.92%) Atlassian
17 12 (0.85%) HP
18 11 (0.78%) CheckPoint
18 11 (0.78%) TIBCO
19 10 (0.71%) Symantec
City, London
Coded People
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + + bonus + bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + 20% bonus + additional benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000-£57,000 depending on experience and location.
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £43,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £34,000 - £95,000 base salary + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £69000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + extensive benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £50,000 - £85,000 + Car Allowance + Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £100000 - £140000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 75000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 50000 per year
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £50,000 - £70,000 and strong bonus/benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Stott & May
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Catena Media
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £105000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago