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 23 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Degree
London / City of London
3 months to
23 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 9 11
Rank change year-on-year -2 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Degree 718 883 1353
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 13.74% 13.38% 13.36%
As % of the Qualifications category 55.70% 56.86% 52.75%
Number of salaries quoted 613 782 1135
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,200 £31,250 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £85,000 £77,500
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 1289 1553 2565
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 24.67% 23.53% 25.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1134 1389 2191
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £33,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £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 23 May 2017.

Salary histogram for Degree in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 May 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.

1 545 (40.07%) Finance
2 542 (39.85%) Computer Science
3 414 (30.44%) SQL
4 364 (26.76%) Agile Software Development
5 324 (23.82%) Java
6 263 (19.34%) Microsoft
7 247 (18.16%) SQL Server
8 234 (17.21%) JavaScript
9 229 (16.84%) Analytical Skills
10 222 (16.32%) Windows
11 200 (14.71%) Python
11 200 (14.71%) Banking
12 191 (14.04%) Linux
13 179 (13.16%) Project Management
14 177 (13.01%) HTML
15 168 (12.35%) C#
16 166 (12.21%) Mathematics
17 159 (11.69%) .NET
18 155 (11.40%) Fintech
19 146 (10.74%) CSS
20 129 (9.49%) JIRA
21 127 (9.34%) TDD
22 122 (8.97%) Mentoring
23 121 (8.90%) Multithreading
23 121 (8.90%) Business Intelligence
24 119 (8.75%) C++
24 119 (8.75%) Software Engineering
25 117 (8.60%) Advertising
26 115 (8.46%) Management Information System
26 115 (8.46%) Analytics

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 45 (3.31%) SharePoint
2 34 (2.50%) Confluence
3 31 (2.28%) CMS
4 26 (1.91%) IIS
5 25 (1.84%) Apache
6 24 (1.76%) MS Exchange
6 24 (1.76%) SharePoint 2013
7 20 (1.47%) JBoss
8 19 (1.40%) Apache Spark
9 16 (1.18%) SAS
10 13 (0.96%) Tomcat
11 11 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2010
12 10 (0.74%) Apache Solr
13 9 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
13 9 (0.66%) Umbraco
13 9 (0.66%) WebLogic
13 9 (0.66%) WordPress
14 8 (0.59%) WebSphere
15 7 (0.51%) OpenStack
16 6 (0.44%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 104 (7.65%) Microsoft Excel
2 52 (3.82%) Microsoft Office
3 47 (3.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 25 (1.84%) Microsoft Project
5 18 (1.32%) MS Visio
6 10 (0.74%) SPSS
7 4 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.22%) Stata
9 1 (0.074%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.074%) InVision
9 1 (0.074%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.074%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.074%) Pixate
Business Applications
1 13 (0.96%) Markit EDM
1 13 (0.96%) thinkFolio
2 9 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.44%) Eloqua
3 6 (0.44%) Magento
3 6 (0.44%) NetSuite
4 5 (0.37%) SAP SD
5 4 (0.29%) CaseMap
5 4 (0.29%) Relativity
5 4 (0.29%) SAP BPC
6 3 (0.22%) HFM
6 3 (0.22%) Hyperion Planning
7 2 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.15%) SAP CRM
7 2 (0.15%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.15%) SAP FI
7 2 (0.15%) SAP FI-GL
7 2 (0.15%) SAP HCM
7 2 (0.15%) SAP Payroll
7 2 (0.15%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 75 (5.51%) SaaS
2 74 (5.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 55 (4.04%) Amazon AWS
4 37 (2.72%) Cloud Computing
5 24 (1.76%) Office 365
6 17 (1.25%) GitHub
7 14 (1.03%) PaaS
8 12 (0.88%) Google Cloud Platform
8 12 (0.88%) Yammer
9 10 (0.74%) Google Analytics
10 8 (0.59%) IaaS
11 6 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
11 6 (0.44%) Force.com
11 6 (0.44%) Salesforce Service Cloud
12 5 (0.37%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 5 (0.37%) Amazon Kinesis
12 5 (0.37%) Amazon S3
12 5 (0.37%) Azure Machine Learning
12 5 (0.37%) Basecamp
13 4 (0.29%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 81 (5.96%) Firewall
2 40 (2.94%) TCP/IP
3 31 (2.28%) DNS
3 31 (2.28%) VPN
4 29 (2.13%) Internet
5 27 (1.99%) Network Security
6 26 (1.91%) HTTP
6 26 (1.91%) Wireless
7 25 (1.84%) WAN
8 21 (1.54%) Cisco ASA
8 21 (1.54%) LAN
9 20 (1.47%) SAN
10 17 (1.25%) DHCP
11 15 (1.10%) VoIP
12 14 (1.03%) Intrusion Detection
13 13 (0.96%) SSL
14 12 (0.88%) MPLS
15 10 (0.74%) FTP
15 10 (0.74%) Intranet
15 10 (0.74%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 247 (18.16%) SQL Server
2 69 (5.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 63 (4.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 62 (4.56%) Big Data
4 62 (4.56%) MySQL
5 58 (4.26%) NoSQL
5 58 (4.26%) Relational Database
6 53 (3.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 41 (3.01%) Data Warehouse
8 33 (2.43%) SQL Server 2012
9 32 (2.35%) Hadoop
9 32 (2.35%) MongoDB
10 25 (1.84%) Oracle Database
11 23 (1.69%) SQL Server 2016
12 22 (1.62%) Apache Hive
13 20 (1.47%) Oracle Database 11g
13 20 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
14 19 (1.40%) BusinessObjects
14 19 (1.40%) Power BI
15 18 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 129 (9.49%) JIRA
2 62 (4.56%) Git (software)
3 54 (3.97%) Team Foundation Server
4 43 (3.16%) Subversion
5 39 (2.87%) Visual Studio
6 35 (2.57%) Cucumber
7 31 (2.28%) Jenkins
8 30 (2.21%) Selenium
9 29 (2.13%) JUnit
10 25 (1.84%) TeamCity
11 21 (1.54%) Maven
12 16 (1.18%) Talend Open Studio
13 15 (1.10%) Gatling
14 12 (0.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 12 (0.88%) IntelliJ
15 11 (0.81%) Eclipse
16 10 (0.74%) Mockito
16 10 (0.74%) WebDriver
17 9 (0.66%) SpecFlow
18 8 (0.59%) FlexUnit
General
1 545 (40.07%) Finance
2 200 (14.71%) Banking
3 117 (8.60%) Advertising
4 99 (7.28%) Legal
5 95 (6.99%) Marketing
6 76 (5.59%) Front Office
7 58 (4.26%) Investment Banking
8 50 (3.68%) Law
9 35 (2.57%) Retail
9 35 (2.57%) Telecoms
10 33 (2.43%) Financial Institution
10 33 (2.43%) Publishing
11 24 (1.76%) French Language
12 21 (1.54%) Back Office
13 17 (1.25%) Manufacturing
14 13 (0.96%) German Language
15 10 (0.74%) Military
16 9 (0.66%) Billing
16 9 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
17 4 (0.29%) Games
Job Titles
1 447 (32.87%) Developer
2 260 (19.12%) Analyst
3 151 (11.10%) Java Developer
4 106 (7.79%) Architect
5 74 (5.44%) Graduate
6 69 (5.07%) Business Analyst
7 62 (4.56%) Junior
8 57 (4.19%) Senior Developer
9 55 (4.04%) Consultant
10 54 (3.97%) Support Engineer
11 49 (3.60%) Project Manager
12 47 (3.46%) C# Developer
13 44 (3.24%) Enterprise Architect
14 41 (3.01%) .NET Developer
15 39 (2.87%) C++ Developer
16 38 (2.79%) Junior Developer
17 34 (2.50%) Senior Java Developer
17 34 (2.50%) SQL Developer
18 33 (2.43%) Support Analyst
19 31 (2.28%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 177 (13.01%) HTML
2 159 (11.69%) .NET
3 146 (10.74%) CSS
4 85 (6.25%) XML
5 84 (6.18%) jQuery
6 79 (5.81%) AngularJS
7 73 (5.37%) Web Services
8 66 (4.85%) HTML5
9 62 (4.56%) ASP.NET
10 58 (4.26%) Spring
11 57 (4.19%) REST
12 48 (3.53%) J2SE
13 45 (3.31%) Java SE
13 45 (3.31%) React
14 44 (3.24%) WPF
15 38 (2.79%) Hibernate
16 36 (2.65%) ASP.NET Web API
17 35 (2.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 33 (2.43%) JSON
19 32 (2.35%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 542 (39.85%) Computer Science
2 229 (16.84%) Analytical Skills
3 155 (11.40%) Fintech
4 115 (8.46%) Management Information System
5 62 (4.56%) User Experience
6 52 (3.82%) Greenfield Project
7 49 (3.60%) Hedge funds
8 40 (2.94%) Algorithms
8 40 (2.94%) Client/Server
9 37 (2.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 33 (2.43%) Data Centre
11 29 (2.13%) Derivative
11 29 (2.13%) Equities
12 27 (1.99%) Mobile App
13 25 (1.84%) N-Tier
14 22 (1.62%) Enterprise Software
15 21 (1.54%) Data Structures
16 20 (1.47%) Fixed Income
17 19 (1.40%) Clustering
18 18 (1.32%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 222 (16.32%) Windows
2 191 (14.04%) Linux
3 113 (8.31%) Unix
4 64 (4.71%) Windows Server
5 49 (3.60%) Windows Server 2012
6 37 (2.72%) Windows Server 2008
7 29 (2.13%) Android
8 28 (2.06%) Apple iOS
9 27 (1.99%) Windows 7
10 22 (1.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 19 (1.40%) Windows 10
12 11 (0.81%) CentOS
13 9 (0.66%) Windows 8
14 7 (0.51%) Mac OS X
14 7 (0.51%) Solaris
15 6 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
16 5 (0.37%) Debian
16 5 (0.37%) VMS
17 3 (0.22%) AIX
17 3 (0.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 364 (26.76%) Agile Software Development
2 179 (13.16%) Project Management
3 166 (12.21%) Mathematics
4 127 (9.34%) TDD
5 122 (8.97%) Mentoring
6 121 (8.90%) Business Intelligence
6 121 (8.90%) Multithreading
7 119 (8.75%) Software Engineering
8 115 (8.46%) Analytics
9 106 (7.79%) Test Automation
10 98 (7.21%) SDLC
11 93 (6.84%) ITIL
12 91 (6.69%) Low Latency
13 88 (6.47%) CRM
13 88 (6.47%) Scrum
14 85 (6.25%) Information Security
15 81 (5.96%) Continuous Integration
16 77 (5.66%) MVC
17 76 (5.59%) Physics
18 73 (5.37%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 414 (30.44%) SQL
2 324 (23.82%) Java
3 234 (17.21%) JavaScript
4 200 (14.71%) Python
5 168 (12.35%) C#
6 119 (8.75%) C++
7 96 (7.06%) T-SQL
8 65 (4.78%) C
9 59 (4.34%) Shell Script
10 47 (3.46%) R
11 46 (3.38%) PHP
12 44 (3.24%) PowerShell
13 42 (3.09%) VBA
14 37 (2.72%) Perl
14 37 (2.72%) Scala
15 28 (2.06%) Ruby
16 17 (1.25%) Apex Code
16 17 (1.25%) PL/SQL
17 15 (1.10%) Bash Shell
17 15 (1.10%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 66 (4.85%) PhD
2 58 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 55 (4.04%) Postgraduate
4 53 (3.90%) Cisco Certification
5 41 (3.01%) CISM
6 39 (2.87%) CISSP
7 36 (2.65%) ISEB
8 31 (2.28%) PMP
9 27 (1.99%) CCNP
9 27 (1.99%) CISA
9 27 (1.99%) Security Cleared
10 26 (1.91%) CCNA
10 26 (1.91%) ISTQB
10 26 (1.91%) MCP
11 25 (1.84%) PMI Certification
12 13 (0.96%) IIBA
12 13 (0.96%) MCSE
13 12 (0.88%) MCSA
14 11 (0.81%) MCTS
14 11 (0.81%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 90 (6.62%) QA
2 26 (1.91%) PMO
3 25 (1.84%) Data Quality
4 19 (1.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 19 (1.40%) SLA
5 14 (1.03%) MiFID
6 10 (0.74%) EMIR
7 9 (0.66%) Dodd-Frank
8 8 (0.59%) Cyber Essentials
8 8 (0.59%) PCI DSS
8 8 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 7 (0.51%) GDPR
10 5 (0.37%) COBIT
10 5 (0.37%) ISO27002
11 4 (0.29%) P3O
11 4 (0.29%) PMBOK
12 2 (0.15%) COREP
12 2 (0.15%) SEPA
13 1 (0.074%) JSP 440
13 1 (0.074%) Section 508
System Software
1 77 (5.66%) Active Directory
2 30 (2.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (2.06%) Docker
4 16 (1.18%) HDFS
5 15 (1.10%) Hyper-V
6 14 (1.03%) Apache Flume
7 10 (0.74%) Virtual Machines
8 5 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (0.37%) vSphere
9 3 (0.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 3 (0.22%) XenApp
9 3 (0.22%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.15%) Varnish
11 1 (0.074%) KVM
11 1 (0.074%) Snort
11 1 (0.074%) vCloud
11 1 (0.074%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 29 (2.13%) Puppet
2 23 (1.69%) SCCM
3 22 (1.62%) Ansible
4 15 (1.10%) Control-M
5 14 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (0.66%) Nessus
7 7 (0.51%) Backup Exec
7 7 (0.51%) Kubernetes
8 6 (0.44%) Microsoft Clustering
9 5 (0.37%) AirWatch
10 4 (0.29%) BMC PATROL
10 4 (0.29%) FortiGate
10 4 (0.29%) HockeyApp
10 4 (0.29%) Mesos
11 3 (0.22%) CSIRT
11 3 (0.22%) McAfee ePO
11 3 (0.22%) MOM
11 3 (0.22%) Nagios
11 3 (0.22%) NetBackup
12 2 (0.15%) Trend Micro Deep Security
Vendors
1 263 (19.34%) Microsoft
2 92 (6.76%) Oracle
3 59 (4.34%) Cisco
4 55 (4.04%) VMware
5 39 (2.87%) Salesforce.com
6 31 (2.28%) SAP
7 30 (2.21%) Google
8 29 (2.13%) Red Hat
9 23 (1.69%) Tableau
10 19 (1.40%) Citrix
11 17 (1.25%) HP
12 16 (1.18%) Adobe
12 16 (1.18%) CheckPoint
12 16 (1.18%) Talend
12 16 (1.18%) Xamarin
13 15 (1.10%) Palo Alto
14 13 (0.96%) IBM
14 13 (0.96%) Sybase
15 12 (0.88%) Atlassian
16 11 (0.81%) Dell
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + 23 days annual leave, bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Posted: 38 minutes ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 46000 per year
Posted: 58 minutes ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Arnold Ash Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Bens - Equity
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Training on new technologies
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
FPSG Connect
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Training on new technologies
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus, Pens, Health etc
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Exclusive Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £55,000 per annum Plus Pension, bonus, discounted gym
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
onezeero.
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bens - Pension, Health
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
The Datawarehouse Company
Salary: £65,000 per annum + bonus + an excellent benefits package
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + 20% bonus + additional benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + Bens - Pens, Health
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £80000 per annum + Large Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Hydrogen Group
Posted: 18 hours ago