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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Degree
London / City of London
Rank 11 8 11
Rank change year-on-year -3 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Degree 661 986 1291
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 13.20% 13.89% 12.59%
As % of the Qualifications category 52.96% 55.52% 48.79%
Number of salaries quoted 582 865 1087
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 £85,000 £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 1248 1776 2646
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 24.93% 25.02% 25.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1140 1586 2221
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,001 £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 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Degree in the City of London

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 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.

1 561 (43.12%) Computer Science
2 527 (40.51%) Finance
3 365 (28.06%) SQL
4 320 (24.60%) Java
5 277 (21.29%) Agile Software Development
6 229 (17.60%) Analytical Skills
7 222 (17.06%) Microsoft
8 215 (16.53%) JavaScript
9 208 (15.99%) Mathematics
10 205 (15.76%) SQL Server
10 205 (15.76%) Python
11 202 (15.53%) Banking
12 194 (14.91%) Linux
13 189 (14.53%) Windows
14 172 (13.22%) Project Management
15 158 (12.14%) HTML
16 151 (11.61%) C#
17 148 (11.38%) .NET
18 144 (11.07%) MS Excel
19 141 (10.84%) Fintech
20 138 (10.61%) Analytics
21 137 (10.53%) Mentoring
22 136 (10.45%) Unix
23 133 (10.22%) CSS
24 128 (9.84%) Advertising
25 117 (8.99%) Front Office
26 115 (8.84%) Multithreading
27 113 (8.69%) C++
28 111 (8.53%) Software Engineering
29 100 (7.69%) TDD

Degree
Top Related 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 36 (2.77%) SharePoint
2 35 (2.69%) Apache
3 32 (2.46%) IIS
3 32 (2.46%) JBoss
4 26 (2.00%) CMS
5 24 (1.84%) Apache Spark
6 22 (1.69%) Confluence
7 19 (1.46%) BizTalk Server
7 19 (1.46%) SharePoint 2013
8 17 (1.31%) SAS
9 16 (1.23%) Tomcat
10 14 (1.08%) MS Exchange
11 11 (0.85%) Apache Solr
12 10 (0.77%) Anypoint
12 10 (0.77%) IPython
13 9 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2010
14 7 (0.54%) Drupal
14 7 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
14 7 (0.54%) Jetty
14 7 (0.54%) WordPress
Applications
1 144 (11.07%) MS Excel
2 57 (4.38%) MS Office
3 36 (2.77%) MS PowerPoint
4 29 (2.23%) MS Project
5 21 (1.61%) MS Visio
6 8 (0.61%) SPSS
7 7 (0.54%) Photoshop
8 6 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
9 4 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
9 4 (0.31%) InVision
9 4 (0.31%) Pixate
10 3 (0.23%) Fireworks
10 3 (0.23%) Stata
Business Applications
1 9 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.61%) Markit EDM
3 7 (0.54%) thinkFolio
4 6 (0.46%) Magento
5 5 (0.38%) SAP SD
6 4 (0.31%) NetSuite
7 3 (0.23%) CaseMap
7 3 (0.23%) Relativity
7 3 (0.23%) RMDS
7 3 (0.23%) SAP CRM
8 2 (0.15%) Eikon
8 2 (0.15%) Hyperion Planning
8 2 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
8 2 (0.15%) Oracle TCA
8 2 (0.15%) SAP BPC
8 2 (0.15%) SAP ERP
8 2 (0.15%) SAP FI-GL
8 2 (0.15%) SAP FS
8 2 (0.15%) SAP HCM
8 2 (0.15%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 69 (5.30%) SaaS
2 56 (4.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 44 (3.38%) Amazon AWS
4 29 (2.23%) Cloud Computing
5 27 (2.08%) Office 365
6 16 (1.23%) GitHub
6 16 (1.23%) Yammer
7 13 (1.00%) PaaS
8 11 (0.85%) Google Cloud Platform
9 10 (0.77%) Google Analytics
10 7 (0.54%) IaaS
11 6 (0.46%) Force.com
12 4 (0.31%) Google Compute Engine
12 4 (0.31%) SuccessFactors
13 3 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 3 (0.23%) Amazon Kinesis
13 3 (0.23%) Boomi
13 3 (0.23%) TestFlight
14 2 (0.15%) Slack
14 2 (0.15%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 70 (5.38%) Firewall
2 31 (2.38%) VPN
3 29 (2.23%) Internet
4 27 (2.08%) TCP/IP
5 26 (2.00%) DNS
5 26 (2.00%) Wireless
6 22 (1.69%) Network Security
7 19 (1.46%) SSL
7 19 (1.46%) WAN
8 18 (1.38%) DHCP
8 18 (1.38%) SAN
9 15 (1.15%) HTTP
9 15 (1.15%) Intrusion Detection
9 15 (1.15%) LAN
10 14 (1.08%) Cisco ASA
11 13 (1.00%) MPLS
11 13 (1.00%) Wireshark
12 12 (0.92%) FTP
13 10 (0.77%) BGP
13 10 (0.77%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 205 (15.76%) SQL Server
2 68 (5.23%) Big Data
3 56 (4.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 50 (3.84%) MySQL
5 49 (3.77%) Relational Database
5 49 (3.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 43 (3.31%) NoSQL
7 42 (3.23%) Hadoop
8 41 (3.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 33 (2.54%) Data Warehouse
10 28 (2.15%) Apache Hive
11 22 (1.69%) Oracle Database
11 22 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
12 20 (1.54%) MongoDB
13 19 (1.46%) SQL Server 2008
14 16 (1.23%) HAWQ
14 16 (1.23%) SQL Server 2016
14 16 (1.23%) Sqoop
15 15 (1.15%) Power BI
16 14 (1.08%) KDB
Development Applications
1 95 (7.30%) JIRA
2 37 (2.84%) Team Foundation Server
3 36 (2.77%) Jenkins
4 35 (2.69%) Git (software)
5 31 (2.38%) Cucumber
6 28 (2.15%) JUnit
6 28 (2.15%) Subversion
7 26 (2.00%) Visual Studio
8 23 (1.77%) Maven
9 16 (1.23%) Gatling
9 16 (1.23%) TeamCity
10 15 (1.15%) Selenium
11 14 (1.08%) JMeter
12 12 (0.92%) IntelliJ
12 12 (0.92%) Mockito
13 11 (0.85%) Octopus Deploy
14 9 (0.69%) Firebug
15 8 (0.61%) Eclipse
15 8 (0.61%) FishEye
15 8 (0.61%) FlexUnit
General
1 527 (40.51%) Finance
2 202 (15.53%) Banking
3 128 (9.84%) Advertising
4 117 (8.99%) Front Office
5 94 (7.23%) Legal
6 84 (6.46%) Marketing
7 62 (4.77%) Law
8 47 (3.61%) Investment Banking
9 36 (2.77%) Retail
10 27 (2.08%) Publishing
11 24 (1.84%) Telecoms
12 20 (1.54%) Financial Institution
12 20 (1.54%) French Language
13 18 (1.38%) Back Office
13 18 (1.38%) Manufacturing
14 11 (0.85%) Games
14 11 (0.85%) German Language
15 8 (0.61%) Billing
16 4 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
17 3 (0.23%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 432 (33.21%) Developer
2 217 (16.68%) Analyst
3 177 (13.60%) Java Developer
4 125 (9.61%) Architect
5 67 (5.15%) Junior
6 62 (4.77%) Consultant
7 60 (4.61%) Business Analyst
8 58 (4.46%) Enterprise Architect
9 57 (4.38%) Graduate
10 54 (4.15%) Senior Developer
11 48 (3.69%) Python Developer
12 45 (3.46%) Project Manager
13 44 (3.38%) Junior Developer
14 43 (3.31%) C# Developer
14 43 (3.31%) Support Engineer
15 41 (3.15%) C++ Developer
16 37 (2.84%) .NET Developer
17 33 (2.54%) Applications Support
18 32 (2.46%) Senior Java Developer
18 32 (2.46%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 158 (12.14%) HTML
2 148 (11.38%) .NET
3 133 (10.22%) CSS
4 91 (6.99%) jQuery
5 76 (5.84%) XML
6 75 (5.76%) Web Services
7 72 (5.53%) HTML5
8 71 (5.46%) AngularJS
9 59 (4.53%) REST
10 56 (4.30%) ASP.NET
11 48 (3.69%) J2SE
12 45 (3.46%) Java SE
13 38 (2.92%) FIX Protocol
14 36 (2.77%) JSON
14 36 (2.77%) Spring
15 34 (2.61%) WPF
16 27 (2.08%) ASP.NET Web API
16 27 (2.08%) React
17 26 (2.00%) CSS3
17 26 (2.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 561 (43.12%) Computer Science
2 229 (17.60%) Analytical Skills
3 141 (10.84%) Fintech
4 93 (7.15%) Management Information System
5 49 (3.77%) User Experience
6 48 (3.69%) Algorithms
7 43 (3.31%) Derivative
7 43 (3.31%) Hedge funds
8 40 (3.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 33 (2.54%) Client/Server
10 25 (1.92%) Data Centre
10 25 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
11 23 (1.77%) Fixed Income
12 22 (1.69%) N-Tier
13 21 (1.61%) Equities
14 17 (1.31%) Credit Risk
14 17 (1.31%) Mobile App
15 16 (1.23%) Clustering
16 14 (1.08%) Data Structures
17 13 (1.00%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 194 (14.91%) Linux
2 189 (14.53%) Windows
3 136 (10.45%) Unix
4 64 (4.92%) Windows Server
5 45 (3.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 36 (2.77%) Windows Server 2008
7 27 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 24 (1.84%) Windows 7
9 20 (1.54%) Android
9 20 (1.54%) Apple iOS
10 19 (1.46%) Windows 10
11 11 (0.85%) Windows 8
12 10 (0.77%) CentOS
13 8 (0.61%) Solaris
14 7 (0.54%) Mac OS X
14 7 (0.54%) Ubuntu
14 7 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
15 5 (0.38%) AIX
15 5 (0.38%) VMS
15 5 (0.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 277 (21.29%) Agile Software Development
2 208 (15.99%) Mathematics
3 172 (13.22%) Project Management
4 138 (10.61%) Analytics
5 137 (10.53%) Mentoring
6 115 (8.84%) Multithreading
7 111 (8.53%) Software Engineering
8 100 (7.69%) Low Latency
8 100 (7.69%) SDLC
8 100 (7.69%) TDD
9 92 (7.07%) ITIL
10 86 (6.61%) CRM
10 86 (6.61%) Information Security
11 81 (6.23%) Business Intelligence
11 81 (6.23%) PRINCE2
12 71 (5.46%) Business Analysis
13 66 (5.07%) OO
14 64 (4.92%) Physics
15 63 (4.84%) Continuous Integration
15 63 (4.84%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 365 (28.06%) SQL
2 320 (24.60%) Java
3 215 (16.53%) JavaScript
4 205 (15.76%) Python
5 151 (11.61%) C#
6 113 (8.69%) C++
7 63 (4.84%) C
7 63 (4.84%) T-SQL
8 54 (4.15%) Perl
9 53 (4.07%) PHP
9 53 (4.07%) R
10 42 (3.23%) PowerShell
10 42 (3.23%) Shell Script
11 37 (2.84%) Scala
12 34 (2.61%) Ruby
13 24 (1.84%) Bash Shell
13 24 (1.84%) VBA
14 20 (1.54%) VB.NET
15 14 (1.08%) MATLAB
15 14 (1.08%) VB
Qualifications
1 92 (7.07%) PhD
2 73 (5.61%) Postgraduate
3 49 (3.77%) Cisco Certification
4 47 (3.61%) Microsoft Certification
5 32 (2.46%) CISM
6 31 (2.38%) CISSP
7 26 (2.00%) CCNA
8 25 (1.92%) CCNP
9 24 (1.84%) PMP
10 19 (1.46%) MCSE
11 17 (1.31%) IIBA
11 17 (1.31%) ISEB
11 17 (1.31%) PMI Certification
11 17 (1.31%) Security Cleared
12 15 (1.15%) MCP
13 11 (0.85%) CISA
14 10 (0.77%) ISTQB
14 10 (0.77%) MCTS
14 10 (0.77%) SAP Certification
15 9 (0.69%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (5.38%) QA
2 38 (2.92%) PMO
3 24 (1.84%) SLA
4 19 (1.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 12 (0.92%) Data Quality
5 12 (0.92%) MiFID
6 11 (0.85%) EMIR
7 10 (0.77%) Dodd-Frank
8 9 (0.69%) PCI DSS
9 8 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 4 (0.31%) COBIT
10 4 (0.31%) P3O
10 4 (0.31%) PMBOK
11 3 (0.23%) Cyber Essentials
12 2 (0.15%) JTAG
13 1 (0.077%) COREP
13 1 (0.077%) IFRS
13 1 (0.077%) IFRS 9
13 1 (0.077%) SDET
13 1 (0.077%) Section 508
System Software
1 58 (4.46%) Active Directory
2 30 (2.31%) Docker
3 28 (2.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (1.38%) HDFS
5 16 (1.23%) Apache Flume
6 13 (1.00%) Hyper-V
7 10 (0.77%) Virtual Machines
8 5 (0.38%) XenApp
9 4 (0.31%) VMware ESX
9 4 (0.31%) vSphere
10 3 (0.23%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.15%) Varnish
12 1 (0.077%) BitLocker
12 1 (0.077%) Firmware
12 1 (0.077%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.077%) KVM
12 1 (0.077%) NFS
12 1 (0.077%) vCloud
12 1 (0.077%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 1 (0.077%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 36 (2.77%) Puppet
2 28 (2.15%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (1.46%) Ansible
3 19 (1.46%) SCCM
4 10 (0.77%) Nessus
5 9 (0.69%) AirWatch
6 7 (0.54%) Backup Exec
6 7 (0.54%) Control-M
7 6 (0.46%) Kubernetes
8 4 (0.31%) Mesos
8 4 (0.31%) Nagios
9 3 (0.23%) BMC PATROL
9 3 (0.23%) Graphite
9 3 (0.23%) Nmap
9 3 (0.23%) WSUS
10 2 (0.15%) Cisco CUCM
10 2 (0.15%) Microsoft Clustering
10 2 (0.15%) MOM
10 2 (0.15%) QRadar
10 2 (0.15%) SCOM
Vendors
1 222 (17.06%) Microsoft
2 99 (7.61%) Oracle
3 60 (4.61%) VMware
4 49 (3.77%) Cisco
5 32 (2.46%) SAP
6 30 (2.31%) Salesforce.com
7 29 (2.23%) Red Hat
8 23 (1.77%) Google
9 22 (1.69%) CheckPoint
10 20 (1.54%) Citrix
11 19 (1.46%) Palo Alto
12 18 (1.38%) Adobe
12 18 (1.38%) Tableau
13 17 (1.31%) Apple
14 16 (1.23%) HP
14 16 (1.23%) IBM
15 12 (0.92%) Dell
15 12 (0.92%) Sybase
15 12 (0.92%) webMethods
16 11 (0.85%) Bloomberg
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + Bens - Pens, Health
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pens, Health etc
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £130000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £140000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus, Pens, Health etc
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Technology People UK
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £90000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
AlixPartners
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Bens - Equity
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £150000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £120k + bonus (100%+) + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago