Period
to 16 February 2019

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 6 months to 16 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
South West > Devon
6 months to
16 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 10 23 7
Rank change year-on-year +13 -16 +20
Permanent jobs citing Degree 93 56 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 15.40% 10.67% 22.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 60.78% 50.45% 66.28%
Number of salaries quoted 68 45 154
Devon median annual salary £50,000 £40,223 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +24.31% +7.26% +7.14%
10th Percentile £23,350 £27,466 £21,750
90th Percentile £66,500 £75,000 £55,500
South West median annual salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.50% - -

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 Devon with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Devon
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 153 111 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 25.33% 21.14% 33.85%
Number of salaries quoted 109 85 226
Devon median annual salary £37,500 £40,223 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.77% +14.92% -
10th Percentile £22,500 £25,484 £21,750
90th Percentile £62,800 £75,000 £54,375
South West median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.43% +3.75% -

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

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 6 months to 16 February 2019.

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 6 months to 16 February 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter +12 56 £50,000 +24.31% 20
Plymouth +9 21 £31,616 -12.18% 12
Paignton +1 3 £48,500 +61.67%
Degree
South West

For the 6 months to 16 February 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 Devon region with a requirement for Degree.

1 35 (37.63%) Problem-Solving
2 31 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 30 (32.26%) JavaScript
4 28 (30.11%) Computer Science
5 26 (27.96%) SQL
6 25 (26.88%) Linux
6 25 (26.88%) Continuous Integration
7 24 (25.81%) Python
7 24 (25.81%) Computer Science Degree
8 22 (23.66%) Microsoft
8 22 (23.66%) Critical Thinking
9 21 (22.58%) User Experience
9 21 (22.58%) Windows
9 21 (22.58%) Java
10 19 (20.43%) Test Automation
10 19 (20.43%) Analytical Skills
11 18 (19.35%) Docker
11 18 (19.35%) TDD
12 17 (18.28%) .NET
13 16 (17.20%) C#
13 16 (17.20%) Adobe
13 16 (17.20%) InVision
14 15 (16.13%) Microservices
14 15 (16.13%) GitLab
14 15 (16.13%) Spring Boot
14 15 (16.13%) RabbitMQ
14 15 (16.13%) Spring
15 14 (15.05%) JPA
15 14 (15.05%) Visualisation
15 14 (15.05%) Eclipse

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 11 (11.83%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (10.75%) Apache
2 10 (10.75%) Apache Pig
2 10 (10.75%) Apache Solr
2 10 (10.75%) Apache Spark
3 8 (8.60%) Marvel
4 1 (1.08%) Confluence
4 1 (1.08%) nginx
4 1 (1.08%) SAS
Applications
1 16 (17.20%) InVision
2 8 (8.60%) Flinto
2 8 (8.60%) Photoshop
2 8 (8.60%) Pixate
3 4 (4.30%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (3.23%) SOLIDWORKS
5 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (2.15%) SPSS
6 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (5.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.53%) GitHub
1 7 (7.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (6.45%) Office 365
3 2 (2.15%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.08%) Azure Data Factory
4 1 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.08%) PaaS
4 1 (1.08%) SaaS
4 1 (1.08%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.75%) Intranet
2 3 (3.23%) Ethernet
2 3 (3.23%) RS-232
3 1 (1.08%) AMQP
3 1 (1.08%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.83%) MongoDB
1 11 (11.83%) Redis
2 10 (10.75%) HBase
3 7 (7.53%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (7.53%) SQL Server
4 5 (5.38%) Power BI
4 5 (5.38%) Relational Database
4 5 (5.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (4.30%) MySQL
5 4 (4.30%) RDBMS
5 4 (4.30%) Spatial Data
6 3 (3.23%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.08%) Cosmos DB
7 1 (1.08%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.08%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 31 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 15 (16.13%) GitLab
3 14 (15.05%) Eclipse
3 14 (15.05%) IntelliJ
4 12 (12.90%) webpack
5 10 (10.75%) NetBeans
6 9 (9.68%) JIRA
7 8 (8.60%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 8 (8.60%) gulp
7 8 (8.60%) Jasmine
7 8 (8.60%) Jenkins
7 8 (8.60%) Karma Test Runner
8 7 (7.53%) Vagrant
9 4 (4.30%) Bitbucket
10 1 (1.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (1.08%) Cucumber
10 1 (1.08%) Maven
10 1 (1.08%) Selenium
10 1 (1.08%) SoapUI
10 1 (1.08%) Spock
General
1 9 (9.68%) Marketing
2 7 (7.53%) Electronics
3 5 (5.38%) Manufacturing
4 4 (4.30%) Law
5 3 (3.23%) Finance
6 2 (2.15%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 42 (45.16%) Developer
2 23 (24.73%) Senior Developer
3 20 (21.51%) Java Developer
4 14 (15.05%) Senior Java Developer
5 12 (12.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 10 (10.75%) IT Engineer
7 9 (9.68%) Analyst
8 8 (8.60%) Designer
8 8 (8.60%) UI Designer
9 7 (7.53%) Graduate
10 6 (6.45%) .NET Developer
10 6 (6.45%) C# .NET Developer
10 6 (6.45%) C# Developer
10 6 (6.45%) Graduate .NET Developer
10 6 (6.45%) Graduate C# .NET Developer
10 6 (6.45%) Graduate C# Developer
10 6 (6.45%) Graduate Developer
11 5 (5.38%) Graduate Python Developer
11 5 (5.38%) Graduate SQL Developer
11 5 (5.38%) Senior IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (18.28%) .NET
2 15 (16.13%) RabbitMQ
2 15 (16.13%) Spring
2 15 (16.13%) Spring Boot
3 14 (15.05%) HTML
3 14 (15.05%) JPA
4 12 (12.90%) D3.js
5 11 (11.83%) Node.js
5 11 (11.83%) PostGIS
5 11 (11.83%) Spring Cloud
6 10 (10.75%) ActiveMQ
6 10 (10.75%) Hibernate
6 10 (10.75%) Middleware
6 10 (10.75%) SOAP
6 10 (10.75%) Web Services
7 9 (9.68%) AngularJS
7 9 (9.68%) CSS
8 8 (8.60%) Ionic Framework
8 8 (8.60%) React Native
8 8 (8.60%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 21 (22.58%) User Experience
2 19 (20.43%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (8.60%) Blog
3 8 (8.60%) Mobile App
3 8 (8.60%) PDA
4 6 (6.45%) Management Information System
5 5 (5.38%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (5.38%) Optoelectronics
6 4 (4.30%) PMI
7 3 (3.23%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.08%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (1.08%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (1.08%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 25 (26.88%) Linux
2 21 (22.58%) Windows
3 11 (11.83%) Windows Server
4 10 (10.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (7.53%) Android
5 7 (7.53%) Apple iOS
5 7 (7.53%) Mac OS
6 2 (2.15%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.08%) Windows 2000
7 1 (1.08%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (37.63%) Problem-Solving
2 28 (30.11%) Computer Science
3 25 (26.88%) Continuous Integration
4 22 (23.66%) Critical Thinking
5 19 (20.43%) Test Automation
6 18 (19.35%) TDD
7 15 (16.13%) Microservices
8 14 (15.05%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (15.05%) Visualisation
9 13 (13.98%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
10 12 (12.90%) Data Analysis
10 12 (12.90%) Front End Development
11 11 (11.83%) Scrum
11 11 (11.83%) Test Strategy
11 11 (11.83%) User Stories
11 11 (11.83%) Wireframes
12 10 (10.75%) Disaster Recovery
12 10 (10.75%) Identity Management
13 9 (9.68%) Analytics
14 8 (8.60%) Progressive Enhancement
Programming Languages
1 30 (32.26%) JavaScript
2 26 (27.96%) SQL
3 24 (25.81%) Python
4 21 (22.58%) Java
5 16 (17.20%) C#
6 10 (10.75%) PHP
6 10 (10.75%) T-SQL
7 9 (9.68%) Groovy
8 8 (8.60%) Bash Shell
8 8 (8.60%) C++
8 8 (8.60%) ES6
8 8 (8.60%) Ruby
8 8 (8.60%) TypeScript
9 7 (7.53%) VB
10 5 (5.38%) PowerShell
11 4 (4.30%) C
11 4 (4.30%) R
12 1 (1.08%) Assembly Language
12 1 (1.08%) MATLAB
12 1 (1.08%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (25.81%) Computer Science Degree
2 6 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (4.30%) PMI Certification
4 3 (3.23%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.15%) Chartered Engineer
5 2 (2.15%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.08%) HNC
6 1 (1.08%) HND
6 1 (1.08%) ISEB
6 1 (1.08%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.08%) MCSE
6 1 (1.08%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.08%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.08%) QA
System Software
1 18 (19.35%) Docker
2 11 (11.83%) Active Directory
3 10 (10.75%) HDFS
4 1 (1.08%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.08%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.08%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 10 (10.75%) Hadoop YARN
1 10 (10.75%) SCCM
2 6 (6.45%) WSUS
3 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (23.66%) Microsoft
2 16 (17.20%) Adobe
3 8 (8.60%) Cypress Semiconductor
4 5 (5.38%) Ivanti
4 5 (5.38%) Xamarin
5 4 (4.30%) Mapbox
6 1 (1.08%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.08%) Cisco
6 1 (1.08%) Dell
6 1 (1.08%) EMC
6 1 (1.08%) Mentor Graphics
6 1 (1.08%) Minitab
6 1 (1.08%) NEC
6 1 (1.08%) Oracle
6 1 (1.08%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.08%) VMware
6 1 (1.08%) Xilinx