Period
to 20 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 20 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
20 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 14 16 16
Rank change year-on-year +2 0 -5
Permanent jobs citing Degree 97 127 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 11.40% 10.62% 11.72%
As % of the Qualifications category 42.73% 53.59% 51.95%
Number of salaries quoted 86 104 216
Coventry median annual salary £43,620 £45,706 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.56% +52.35% -16.67%
10th Percentile £33,133 £19,875 £22,000
90th Percentile £55,376 £69,700 £51,750
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,189 £35,000
% change year-on-year +11.97% +14.82% -

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 Coventry with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Coventry
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 227 237 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 26.67% 19.82% 22.56%
Number of salaries quoted 173 186 278
Coventry median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +18.75% +1.27%
10th Percentile £33,133 £22,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,500 £69,500 £61,250
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,591
% change year-on-year +3.45% +7.17% +1.48%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

Job postings citing Degree as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Coventry.

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Coventry

Degree
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Salary trend for Degree in Coventry

Degree
Salary Histogram in Coventry

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Coventry over the 6 months to 20 August 2019.

Salary histogram for Degree in Coventry

For the 6 months to 20 August 2019, 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Degree.

1 55 (56.70%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (40.21%) Innovative Thinking
3 21 (21.65%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (20.62%) Project Management
5 17 (17.53%) ITIL
6 15 (15.46%) Telecoms
6 15 (15.46%) Broadband
6 15 (15.46%) Amazon AWS
7 14 (14.43%) Problem-Solving
8 13 (13.40%) Microsoft Azure
8 13 (13.40%) Microsoft
8 13 (13.40%) Information Security
9 12 (12.37%) Continuous Improvement
9 12 (12.37%) Cybersecurity
10 11 (11.34%) Manufacturing
11 10 (10.31%) Java
11 10 (10.31%) Waterfall
11 10 (10.31%) Retail
12 9 (9.28%) Computer Science
12 9 (9.28%) Configuration Management
13 8 (8.25%) EMC
13 8 (8.25%) SLA
13 8 (8.25%) Linux
13 8 (8.25%) Electronics
13 8 (8.25%) Finance
13 8 (8.25%) Service Management
13 8 (8.25%) Change Management
13 8 (8.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 8 (8.25%) Penetration Testing
13 8 (8.25%) Software Engineering

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 7 (7.22%) Apache
2 2 (2.06%) CMS
2 2 (2.06%) IIS
2 2 (2.06%) Liferay
2 2 (2.06%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (6.19%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (5.15%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (4.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (2.06%) Simulink
5 1 (1.03%) InVision
5 1 (1.03%) Marvel
5 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (1.03%) Sketch
5 1 (1.03%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 15 (15.46%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (13.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.06%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (2.06%) IaaS
3 2 (2.06%) Office 365
3 2 (2.06%) PaaS
3 2 (2.06%) SaaS
4 1 (1.03%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 15 (15.46%) Broadband
2 7 (7.22%) Network Security
2 7 (7.22%) VoIP
2 7 (7.22%) xDSL
3 5 (5.15%) HTTP
4 2 (2.06%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (2.06%) DNS
4 2 (2.06%) Firewall
4 2 (2.06%) LAN
4 2 (2.06%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (2.06%) WAN
4 2 (2.06%) Wireless
5 1 (1.03%) ADSL
5 1 (1.03%) VDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.22%) MySQL
2 4 (4.12%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.09%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.06%) DB2
5 1 (1.03%) OLTP
5 1 (1.03%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1 (1.03%) JUnit
General
1 15 (15.46%) Telecoms
2 11 (11.34%) Manufacturing
3 10 (10.31%) Retail
4 8 (8.25%) Electronics
4 8 (8.25%) Finance
5 4 (4.12%) Law
6 3 (3.09%) Automotive
6 3 (3.09%) Public Sector
7 2 (2.06%) Front Office
8 1 (1.03%) Banking
8 1 (1.03%) Legal
8 1 (1.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (17.53%) Analyst
2 12 (12.37%) Architect
3 8 (8.25%) Hardware Engineer
3 8 (8.25%) Network Engineer
4 7 (7.22%) Developer
4 7 (7.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (7.22%) Java Developer
4 7 (7.22%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (6.19%) C Developer
5 6 (6.19%) C Programmer
5 6 (6.19%) C Software Engineer
5 6 (6.19%) C++ Developer
5 6 (6.19%) C++ Programmer
5 6 (6.19%) C++ Software Developer
5 6 (6.19%) C++ Software Engineer
5 6 (6.19%) Java Programmer
5 6 (6.19%) Java Software Engineer
5 6 (6.19%) Programmer
5 6 (6.19%) Software Engineer
5 6 (6.19%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.22%) FreeSWITCH
1 7 (7.22%) RabbitMQ
1 7 (7.22%) Web Services
2 4 (4.12%) HTML
3 2 (2.06%) .NET
3 2 (2.06%) CSS
3 2 (2.06%) JSR 168
3 2 (2.06%) JSTL
4 1 (1.03%) Ajax
4 1 (1.03%) Framer.js
4 1 (1.03%) Hibernate
4 1 (1.03%) J2EE
4 1 (1.03%) jQuery
4 1 (1.03%) JSP
4 1 (1.03%) RESTful
4 1 (1.03%) Spring
4 1 (1.03%) VCL
4 1 (1.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (21.65%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.25%) Self-Motivation
3 7 (7.22%) User Experience
4 6 (6.19%) Device Driver
5 4 (4.12%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (3.09%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.06%) Enterprise Cloud
7 2 (2.06%) Graphic Design
8 1 (1.03%) CMDB
8 1 (1.03%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.03%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.03%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (1.03%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.03%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (1.03%) SWIFT
8 1 (1.03%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.25%) Linux
2 7 (7.22%) CentOS
2 7 (7.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (7.22%) Ubuntu
2 7 (7.22%) Windows
2 7 (7.22%) Windows 10
3 2 (2.06%) Unix
3 2 (2.06%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.03%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (56.70%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (40.21%) Innovative Thinking
3 20 (20.62%) Project Management
4 17 (17.53%) ITIL
5 14 (14.43%) Problem-Solving
6 13 (13.40%) Information Security
7 12 (12.37%) Continuous Improvement
7 12 (12.37%) Cybersecurity
8 10 (10.31%) Waterfall
9 9 (9.28%) Computer Science
9 9 (9.28%) Configuration Management
10 8 (8.25%) Change Management
10 8 (8.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 8 (8.25%) Penetration Testing
10 8 (8.25%) Schematic Capture
10 8 (8.25%) Service Management
10 8 (8.25%) Software Engineering
10 8 (8.25%) Technical Leadership
11 7 (7.22%) Architectural Design
11 7 (7.22%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (10.31%) Java
2 7 (7.22%) Bash Shell
2 7 (7.22%) PowerShell
3 6 (6.19%) C
3 6 (6.19%) C++
4 4 (4.12%) SQL
5 3 (3.09%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.06%) MATLAB
6 2 (2.06%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.03%) VB
7 1 (1.03%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (8.25%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (4.12%) CCNA
2 4 (4.12%) CCNP
2 4 (4.12%) CIPD
2 4 (4.12%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (3.09%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.06%) CISSP
4 2 (2.06%) HND
4 2 (2.06%) MBA
4 2 (2.06%) MCSA
4 2 (2.06%) MCSE
4 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.06%) PMP
5 1 (1.03%) HNC
5 1 (1.03%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (8.25%) PCI DSS
1 8 (8.25%) SLA
2 3 (3.09%) QA
3 2 (2.06%) GDPR
4 1 (1.03%) PSD2
System Software
1 7 (7.22%) Hyper-V
2 6 (6.19%) Firmware
3 2 (2.06%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (7.22%) HAProxy
1 7 (7.22%) SCCM
2 2 (2.06%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 13 (13.40%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.25%) EMC
3 7 (7.22%) Imperva
3 7 (7.22%) Nimble Storage
3 7 (7.22%) Oracle
3 7 (7.22%) Veeam
4 4 (4.12%) Cisco
4 4 (4.12%) ServiceNow
5 2 (2.06%) Meraki
5 2 (2.06%) Palo Alto
5 2 (2.06%) SAP
6 1 (1.03%) Adobe
6 1 (1.03%) Sun