Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
South West > Devon
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 7 8
Rank change year-on-year +3 +1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Degree 100 151 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 18.25% 22.50% 20.53%
As % of the Qualifications category 64.10% 63.18% 65.17%
Number of salaries quoted 69 150 129
Devon median annual salary £46,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.86% -12.50% +26.98%
10th Percentile £27,850 £21,750 £26,144
90th Percentile £110,500 £51,250 £80,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -1.23% +15.71%

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 156 239 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 28.47% 35.62% 31.50%
Number of salaries quoted 114 213 188
Devon median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% - +2.94%
10th Percentile £25,000 £21,896 £25,915
90th Percentile £110,000 £52,500 £90,000
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 20 July 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 20 July 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 +4 44 £70,000 +108.45% 3
Plymouth 0 44 £37,500 - 2
Paignton 0 5 - -
Degree
South West

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 41 (41.00%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (29.00%) HND
3 22 (22.00%) Software Engineering
4 21 (21.00%) Electronics
5 20 (20.00%) SaaS
6 19 (19.00%) Collaborative Working
6 19 (19.00%) Migration
7 18 (18.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 17 (17.00%) Validation
8 17 (17.00%) QA
9 16 (16.00%) Firmware
10 14 (14.00%) Project Management
10 14 (14.00%) Linux
11 12 (12.00%) Python
11 12 (12.00%) C
11 12 (12.00%) JavaScript
11 12 (12.00%) Mathematics
11 12 (12.00%) Problem-Solving
12 11 (11.00%) SQL
13 10 (10.00%) C++
13 10 (10.00%) Assembly Language
13 10 (10.00%) Computer Science
14 9 (9.00%) Amazon AWS
14 9 (9.00%) Analytical Skills
14 9 (9.00%) HTML
14 9 (9.00%) EMC
15 8 (8.00%) PHP
15 8 (8.00%) Web Services
15 8 (8.00%) Web Development
15 8 (8.00%) User Experience

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 5 (5.00%) WordPress
2 4 (4.00%) SAS
3 3 (3.00%) CMS
3 3 (3.00%) Kentico
4 2 (2.00%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (3.00%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 20 (20.00%) SaaS
2 9 (9.00%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (7.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (5.00%) Office 365
5 3 (3.00%) MailChimp
5 3 (3.00%) PaaS
6 2 (2.00%) Amazon S3
6 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (1.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
1 5 (5.00%) Wireless
2 4 (4.00%) Internet
3 2 (2.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.00%) MySQL
3 3 (3.00%) MongoDB
3 3 (3.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (3.00%) OLTP
3 3 (3.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (3.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.00%) Electronic Patient Records
4 2 (2.00%) Redis
5 1 (1.00%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (3.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.00%) Vagrant
General
1 21 (21.00%) Electronics
2 7 (7.00%) Advertising
3 5 (5.00%) Billing
3 5 (5.00%) Finance
3 5 (5.00%) Retail
4 3 (3.00%) Games
4 3 (3.00%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.00%) Marketing
4 3 (3.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (19.00%) Design Engineer
2 12 (12.00%) Developer
2 12 (12.00%) Head of Technology
3 11 (11.00%) Electronics Engineer
4 8 (8.00%) Electronics Design Engineer
5 7 (7.00%) Chief Technology Officer
5 7 (7.00%) Designer
6 6 (6.00%) Software Developer
7 5 (5.00%) Firmware Engineer
7 5 (5.00%) IT Manager
7 5 (5.00%) Network Manager
7 5 (5.00%) Product Owner
7 5 (5.00%) Project Manager
7 5 (5.00%) Senior Product Owner
7 5 (5.00%) Web Developer
8 3 (3.00%) Data Scientist
8 3 (3.00%) Digital Executive
8 3 (3.00%) Digital Marketing Executive
8 3 (3.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 3 (3.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.00%) HTML
2 8 (8.00%) Web Services
3 7 (7.00%) CSS
4 6 (6.00%) .NET
4 6 (6.00%) jQuery
4 6 (6.00%) Node.js
5 3 (3.00%) .NET Framework
5 3 (3.00%) AngularJS
5 3 (3.00%) MDX
5 3 (3.00%) React
5 3 (3.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (2.00%) Alternative PHP Cache
6 2 (2.00%) HTML5
6 2 (2.00%) LEMP Stack
6 2 (2.00%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (1.00%) Electron Framework
7 1 (1.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 9 (9.00%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (8.00%) User Experience
4 5 (5.00%) Algorithms
5 4 (4.00%) NHS
6 3 (3.00%) Grid Computing
6 3 (3.00%) MMIC
6 3 (3.00%) Social Media
6 3 (3.00%) Xbox
7 2 (2.00%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (1.00%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.00%) Internet of Things
8 1 (1.00%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.00%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 14 (14.00%) Linux
2 4 (4.00%) Windows
3 3 (3.00%) Android
3 3 (3.00%) Apple iOS
3 3 (3.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (41.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (22.00%) Software Engineering
3 19 (19.00%) Collaborative Working
3 19 (19.00%) Migration
4 18 (18.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (17.00%) Validation
6 14 (14.00%) Project Management
7 12 (12.00%) Mathematics
7 12 (12.00%) Problem-Solving
8 8 (8.00%) Web Development
9 6 (6.00%) DevOps
9 6 (6.00%) Line Management
9 6 (6.00%) Mentoring
10 5 (5.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
10 5 (5.00%) PRINCE2
10 5 (5.00%) Schematic Capture
10 5 (5.00%) Strategic Thinking
10 5 (5.00%) Time Management
11 4 (4.00%) Chemistry
11 4 (4.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (12.00%) C
1 12 (12.00%) JavaScript
1 12 (12.00%) Python
2 11 (11.00%) SQL
3 10 (10.00%) Assembly Language
3 10 (10.00%) C++
4 8 (8.00%) PHP
5 5 (5.00%) Go
5 5 (5.00%) Java
5 5 (5.00%) Objective-C
6 4 (4.00%) C#
6 4 (4.00%) MATLAB
6 4 (4.00%) R
7 3 (3.00%) Bash Shell
7 3 (3.00%) PowerShell
7 3 (3.00%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.00%) Ruby
9 1 (1.00%) Embedded C
9 1 (1.00%) Embedded C++
9 1 (1.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 29 (29.00%) HND
2 4 (4.00%) PMI Certification
2 4 (4.00%) PMP
2 4 (4.00%) Postgraduate
2 4 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (3.00%) MCITP
3 3 (3.00%) MCSE
3 3 (3.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.00%) RHCE
3 3 (3.00%) RHCSA
4 2 (2.00%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (1.00%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (17.00%) QA
2 1 (1.00%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 16 (16.00%) Firmware
2 3 (3.00%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (2.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (3.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 9 (9.00%) EMC
2 7 (7.00%) Google
2 7 (7.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.00%) Ubiquiti
4 4 (4.00%) Oracle
5 3 (3.00%) Cadence
6 1 (1.00%) Atmel