Period
to 21 May 2018

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 21 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
South West > Devon
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 6 14
Rank change year-on-year +1 +8 -4
Permanent jobs citing Degree 94 170 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 17.38% 24.11% 15.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 59.87% 65.38% 60.13%
Number of salaries quoted 65 166 92
Devon median annual salary £46,500 £34,290 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.61% -8.56% -8.87%
10th Percentile £29,100 £21,750 £23,775
90th Percentile £111,500 £51,250 £72,250
South West median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +2.50% -3.61% +18.57%

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 157 260 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 29.02% 36.88% 26.24%
Number of salaries quoted 112 232 142
Devon median annual salary £41,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.14% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £21,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £110,000 £52,375 £95,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%

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 21 May 2018.

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 21 May 2018. 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 -7 39 £78,750 +134.51% 7
Plymouth -1 37 £37,500 - 7
Paignton 0 11 £30,000 -14.29%
Degree
South West

For the 6 months to 21 May 2018, 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 (37.23%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (30.85%) HND
3 20 (21.28%) Software Engineering
3 20 (21.28%) Electronics
4 19 (20.21%) Mathematics
5 18 (19.15%) Migration
5 18 (19.15%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (19.15%) Validation
5 18 (19.15%) SaaS
6 17 (18.09%) QA
6 17 (18.09%) Collaborative Working
6 17 (18.09%) Problem-Solving
7 14 (14.89%) Linux
7 14 (14.89%) Firmware
8 13 (13.83%) Analytical Skills
9 12 (12.77%) Project Management
9 12 (12.77%) C
9 12 (12.77%) Web Services
10 11 (11.70%) Amazon AWS
11 10 (10.64%) Line Management
12 9 (9.57%) Office 365
12 9 (9.57%) Time Management
12 9 (9.57%) WordPress
12 9 (9.57%) Strategic Thinking
12 9 (9.57%) Ubiquiti
12 9 (9.57%) Creative Problem-Solving
12 9 (9.57%) Billing
12 9 (9.57%) Computer Science
12 9 (9.57%) Wi-Fi
12 9 (9.57%) Wireless

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 9 (9.57%) WordPress
2 5 (5.32%) SAS
3 3 (3.19%) CMS
3 3 (3.19%) Kentico
4 1 (1.06%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.06%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.06%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 18 (19.15%) SaaS
2 11 (11.70%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (9.57%) Office 365
4 5 (5.32%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (3.19%) MailChimp
6 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (1.06%) GitHub
7 1 (1.06%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.57%) Wi-Fi
1 9 (9.57%) Wireless
2 3 (3.19%) Internet
3 2 (2.13%) Ethernet
3 2 (2.13%) SMS
3 2 (2.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.32%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.13%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.06%) Electronic Patient Records
3 1 (1.06%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.06%) MySQL
3 1 (1.06%) OLTP
3 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (21.28%) Electronics
2 9 (9.57%) Billing
3 8 (8.51%) Advertising
4 5 (5.32%) Finance
4 5 (5.32%) Retail
4 5 (5.32%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.19%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.19%) Marketing
6 2 (2.13%) Aerospace
6 2 (2.13%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 18 (19.15%) Design Engineer
2 12 (12.77%) Head of Technology
3 11 (11.70%) Electronics Engineer
4 9 (9.57%) IT Manager
4 9 (9.57%) Network Manager
5 8 (8.51%) Designer
5 8 (8.51%) Electronics Design Engineer
6 7 (7.45%) Chief Technology Officer
6 7 (7.45%) Developer
7 5 (5.32%) Product Owner
7 5 (5.32%) Senior Product Owner
8 4 (4.26%) Data Scientist
8 4 (4.26%) Firmware Engineer
9 3 (3.19%) Digital Executive
9 3 (3.19%) Digital Marketing Executive
9 3 (3.19%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 3 (3.19%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 3 (3.19%) Marketing Executive
9 3 (3.19%) Senior Data Scientist
9 3 (3.19%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.77%) Web Services
2 7 (7.45%) HTML
3 6 (6.38%) .NET
4 4 (4.26%) CSS
4 4 (4.26%) jQuery
5 3 (3.19%) .NET Framework
5 3 (3.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (2.13%) MFC
7 1 (1.06%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.06%) MDX
7 1 (1.06%) Node.js
7 1 (1.06%) OLE
7 1 (1.06%) React
7 1 (1.06%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.83%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (9.57%) Computer Science
3 8 (8.51%) User Experience
4 4 (4.26%) Algorithms
4 4 (4.26%) NHS
5 3 (3.19%) MMIC
5 3 (3.19%) Social Media
6 1 (1.06%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.06%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.06%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.06%) Grid Computing
6 1 (1.06%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (14.89%) Linux
2 2 (2.13%) Android
2 2 (2.13%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.13%) Windows
3 1 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (37.23%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (21.28%) Software Engineering
3 19 (20.21%) Mathematics
4 18 (19.15%) Migration
4 18 (19.15%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (19.15%) Validation
5 17 (18.09%) Collaborative Working
5 17 (18.09%) Problem-Solving
6 12 (12.77%) Project Management
7 10 (10.64%) Line Management
8 9 (9.57%) Creative Problem-Solving
8 9 (9.57%) Strategic Thinking
8 9 (9.57%) Time Management
9 6 (6.38%) Mentoring
9 6 (6.38%) Web Development
10 5 (5.32%) Data Science
10 5 (5.32%) Schematic Capture
10 5 (5.32%) SDLC
11 4 (4.26%) DevOps
11 4 (4.26%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 12 (12.77%) C
2 9 (9.57%) C++
2 9 (9.57%) Python
2 9 (9.57%) SQL
3 8 (8.51%) Assembly Language
4 7 (7.45%) JavaScript
5 6 (6.38%) PHP
6 5 (5.32%) Java
6 5 (5.32%) MATLAB
6 5 (5.32%) R
7 3 (3.19%) C#
7 3 (3.19%) Go
7 3 (3.19%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.06%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.06%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.06%) Scala
8 1 (1.06%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (30.85%) HND
2 4 (4.26%) Postgraduate
3 2 (2.13%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (2.13%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.13%) PMP
3 2 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.06%) MBA
4 1 (1.06%) MCITP
4 1 (1.06%) MCSE
4 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.06%) PhD
4 1 (1.06%) RHCE
4 1 (1.06%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (18.09%) QA
2 1 (1.06%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 14 (14.89%) Firmware
2 1 (1.06%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.06%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (1.06%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 9 (9.57%) EMC
1 9 (9.57%) Ubiquiti
2 6 (6.38%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.32%) Google
4 3 (3.19%) Cadence
5 2 (2.13%) Intel
5 2 (2.13%) Oracle
6 1 (1.06%) Adobe
6 1 (1.06%) Atmel
6 1 (1.06%) Citrix