The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
South West / Devon
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 11 8
Rank change year-on-year +6 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Degree 74 66 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 22.49% 20.18% 19.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 63.79% 67.35% 66.36%
Number of salaries quoted 72 63 48
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% +44.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,272 £30,450 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £80,000 £47,500
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 Devon.

Academic & Professional Certification
Devon
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 116 98 110
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Devon 35.26% 29.97% 29.49%
Number of salaries quoted 104 89 78
Median salary £35,000 £36,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £46,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Devon 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 Devon

Degree
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Salary trend for Degree in Devon

Degree
Salary Histogram in Devon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Devon over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Degree in Devon

Degree
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Devon region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter +10 53 £35,000 -50.00% 5
Plymouth +6 19 £38,500 +18.46% 5
Exmouth - 1 £39,500 -
Degree
South West

For the 6 months to 26 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 Devon region with a requirement for Degree.

1 48 (30.57%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (24.84%) JavaScript
3 38 (24.20%) C#
3 38 (24.20%) Linux
4 36 (22.93%) HTML
4 36 (22.93%) Java
5 34 (21.66%) CSS
6 33 (21.02%) C++
7 27 (17.20%) C
8 26 (16.56%) Electronics
9 25 (15.92%) Scrum
10 24 (15.29%) Computer Science
11 23 (14.65%) Computer Science Degree
12 22 (14.01%) User Experience
12 22 (14.01%) Software Engineering
12 22 (14.01%) SQL
12 22 (14.01%) PHP
13 21 (13.38%) Microsoft
13 21 (13.38%) Firmware
13 21 (13.38%) Mathematics
14 20 (12.74%) JSON
15 19 (12.10%) Python
15 19 (12.10%) .NET
15 19 (12.10%) Continuous Improvement
16 18 (11.46%) SQL Server
16 18 (11.46%) XHTML
17 17 (10.83%) OO
18 16 (10.19%) Windows
19 15 (9.55%) Adobe
19 15 (9.55%) Regression Testing

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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 10 (6.37%) IIS
1 10 (6.37%) Tomcat
2 8 (5.10%) LiveCycle
2 8 (5.10%) Oracle Spatial
3 5 (3.18%) CMS
4 3 (1.91%) Apache
4 3 (1.91%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.91%) SAS
4 3 (1.91%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.27%) nginx
5 2 (1.27%) Umbraco
5 2 (1.27%) WildFly
Applications
1 7 (4.46%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (3.18%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (3.18%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (1.27%) InDesign
3 2 (1.27%) InVision
3 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.27%) OmniGraffle
3 2 (1.27%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.91%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.91%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (1.91%) Office 365
1 3 (1.91%) SaaS
2 2 (1.27%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 2 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.27%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.37%) Wi-Fi
2 8 (5.10%) DNS
2 8 (5.10%) ZigBee
3 6 (3.82%) Firewall
4 5 (3.18%) DHCP
4 5 (3.18%) TCP/IP
4 5 (3.18%) VLAN
5 4 (2.55%) Internet
6 3 (1.91%) Wireless
7 2 (1.27%) 802.15
7 2 (1.27%) Bluetooth
7 2 (1.27%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (11.46%) SQL Server
2 13 (8.28%) MySQL
3 8 (5.10%) BusinessObjects
3 8 (5.10%) NoSQL
3 8 (5.10%) Oracle Database
3 8 (5.10%) Oracle Reports
4 7 (4.46%) MongoDB
5 6 (3.82%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (2.55%) RDBMS
6 4 (2.55%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.91%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (1.91%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.91%) QlikView
7 3 (1.91%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.91%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (1.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (1.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.27%) SQLite
9 1 (0.64%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 9 (5.73%) Git (software)
2 8 (5.10%) Oracle APEX
2 8 (5.10%) Oracle Forms
3 6 (3.82%) NUnit
4 3 (1.91%) Axure RP
4 3 (1.91%) Jasmine
4 3 (1.91%) JUnit
4 3 (1.91%) NuGet
5 2 (1.27%) git-flow
5 2 (1.27%) Karma Test Runner
5 2 (1.27%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.27%) Xcode
6 1 (0.64%) JIRA
6 1 (0.64%) Maven
General
1 26 (16.56%) Electronics
2 11 (7.01%) Finance
2 11 (7.01%) Marketing
3 9 (5.73%) Games
4 7 (4.46%) Retail
5 5 (3.18%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.55%) Banking
7 1 (0.64%) Advertising
7 1 (0.64%) Local Government
7 1 (0.64%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 62 (39.49%) Developer
2 20 (12.74%) Senior Developer
3 17 (10.83%) Designer
3 17 (10.83%) Firmware Engineer
4 14 (8.92%) Java Developer
4 14 (8.92%) Software Developer
5 13 (8.28%) MySQL Developer
5 13 (8.28%) PHP Developer
5 13 (8.28%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 13 (8.28%) PHP Web Developer
5 13 (8.28%) Web Developer
6 9 (5.73%) Analyst
6 9 (5.73%) Graduate
6 9 (5.73%) Product Manager
7 8 (5.10%) Senior Firmware Engineer
7 8 (5.10%) Senior MySQL Developer
7 8 (5.10%) Senior PHP Developer
7 8 (5.10%) Senior PHP Web Developer
7 8 (5.10%) Senior Web Developer
7 8 (5.10%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (22.93%) HTML
2 34 (21.66%) CSS
3 20 (12.74%) JSON
4 19 (12.10%) .NET
5 18 (11.46%) XHTML
6 15 (9.55%) REST
7 11 (7.01%) HTML5
8 10 (6.37%) AngularJS
8 10 (6.37%) jQuery
9 8 (5.10%) CSS3
9 8 (5.10%) XML
10 7 (4.46%) Java EE
10 7 (4.46%) Spring
11 6 (3.82%) ASP.NET
11 6 (3.82%) Web Services
12 4 (2.55%) .NET Framework
12 4 (2.55%) Natural Language Processing
13 3 (1.91%) Entity Framework
13 3 (1.91%) MvvmCross
13 3 (1.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 24 (15.29%) Computer Science
2 22 (14.01%) User Experience
3 15 (9.55%) Embedded Systems
4 12 (7.64%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (6.37%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 10 (6.37%) Smart Home
6 6 (3.82%) Social Media
7 5 (3.18%) Linux Command Line
7 5 (3.18%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.27%) Graphic Design
8 2 (1.27%) Internet of Things
8 2 (1.27%) VHDL
8 2 (1.27%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.64%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.64%) Animation
9 1 (0.64%) CESG
9 1 (0.64%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.64%) Enterprise Cloud
9 1 (0.64%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.64%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 38 (24.20%) Linux
2 16 (10.19%) Windows
3 8 (5.10%) Windows Server
4 7 (4.46%) Mac OS X
5 5 (3.18%) Unix
6 4 (2.55%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.27%) Android
8 2 (1.27%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (30.57%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (15.92%) Scrum
3 22 (14.01%) Software Engineering
4 21 (13.38%) Mathematics
5 19 (12.10%) Continuous Improvement
6 17 (10.83%) OO
7 15 (9.55%) Physics
7 15 (9.55%) Regression Testing
8 14 (8.92%) Test Automation
8 14 (8.92%) Web Development
9 13 (8.28%) E-Commerce
9 13 (8.28%) OO PHP
9 13 (8.28%) Project Management
10 12 (7.64%) Customer Requirements
10 12 (7.64%) PRINCE2
10 12 (7.64%) TDD
10 12 (7.64%) Time Management
11 11 (7.01%) Coaching
11 11 (7.01%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (7.01%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 39 (24.84%) JavaScript
2 38 (24.20%) C#
3 36 (22.93%) Java
4 33 (21.02%) C++
5 27 (17.20%) C
6 22 (14.01%) PHP
6 22 (14.01%) SQL
7 19 (12.10%) Python
8 13 (8.28%) PHP 5
9 8 (5.10%) PL/SQL
10 7 (4.46%) Objective-C
11 6 (3.82%) R
11 6 (3.82%) Ruby
12 3 (1.91%) Fortran
12 3 (1.91%) MATLAB
12 3 (1.91%) PowerShell
13 2 (1.27%) Embedded C++
13 2 (1.27%) Lua
14 1 (0.64%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 23 (14.65%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (3.18%) SC Cleared
2 5 (3.18%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.91%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.91%) PhD
3 3 (1.91%) Postgraduate
4 2 (1.27%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.64%) CHECK Team Member
5 1 (0.64%) CISSP
5 1 (0.64%) GCIH
5 1 (0.64%) GIAC
5 1 (0.64%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.64%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.01%) QA
2 10 (6.37%) JTAG
3 1 (0.64%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (0.64%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.64%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (13.38%) Firmware
2 7 (4.46%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.91%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 21 (13.38%) Microsoft
2 15 (9.55%) Adobe
3 8 (5.10%) Oracle
3 8 (5.10%) SAP
4 5 (3.18%) Citrix
5 3 (1.91%) Red Hat
5 3 (1.91%) VMware
6 2 (1.27%) Minitab
6 2 (1.27%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.64%) Apple
7 1 (0.64%) Mapbox
Exeter, Devon
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £48000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Exeter
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Plymouth
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 3 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £23,437 to £30,918
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Landmark Information Group Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary, bonus and benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 3 days ago