Period
to 22 February 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 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
South West > Devon
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 6 26
Rank change year-on-year -17 +20 -13
Permanent jobs citing Degree 54 177 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 10.34% 22.81% 10.40%
As % of the Qualifications category 50.00% 67.30% 54.78%
Number of salaries quoted 41 157 62
Devon median annual salary £40,223 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.26% +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £27,250 £21,750 £20,575
90th Percentile £75,000 £54,750 £50,875
South West median annual 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 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 108 263 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 20.69% 33.89% 18.98%
Number of salaries quoted 81 228 112
Devon median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £25,307 £21,750 £21,275
90th Percentile £75,000 £53,750 £46,250
South West median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +3.90%

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 22 February 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 22 February 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 -22 28 £47,500 +26.67% 14
Paignton +2 11 £30,000 -14.29% 1
Plymouth -11 8 £36,000 -4.00% 8
Totnes - 2 £55,000 -
Barnstaple +3 1 - -
Degree
South West

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 26 (48.15%) Mathematics
2 16 (29.63%) Java
2 16 (29.63%) Linux
3 15 (27.78%) Computer Science
3 15 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (25.93%) Python
5 13 (24.07%) Web Services
6 12 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
7 11 (20.37%) Computer Science Degree
7 11 (20.37%) JavaScript
8 10 (18.52%) SQL
9 9 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
9 9 (16.67%) Wireless
9 9 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (16.67%) Billing
9 9 (16.67%) Strategic Thinking
9 9 (16.67%) Ubiquiti
9 9 (16.67%) Creative Problem-Solving
9 9 (16.67%) Line Management
9 9 (16.67%) Time Management
9 9 (16.67%) WordPress
9 9 (16.67%) Office 365
10 8 (14.81%) Analytics
10 8 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (14.81%) Algorithms
11 7 (12.96%) Data Science
11 7 (12.96%) Numerate Degree
11 7 (12.96%) Software Engineering
12 6 (11.11%) Spring
12 6 (11.11%) Microsoft

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 (16.67%) WordPress
2 6 (11.11%) Apache Spark
3 3 (5.56%) Apache
3 3 (5.56%) Apache Pig
3 3 (5.56%) Apache Solr
3 3 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (5.56%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (1.85%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 12 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (16.67%) Office 365
3 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (3.70%) GitHub
4 2 (3.70%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.85%) MailChimp
5 1 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
1 9 (16.67%) Wireless
2 2 (3.70%) Ethernet
2 2 (3.70%) SMS
2 2 (3.70%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.26%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (5.56%) HBase
2 3 (5.56%) MongoDB
2 3 (5.56%) NoSQL
2 3 (5.56%) QGIS
2 3 (5.56%) Redis
3 2 (3.70%) Amazon Redshift
3 2 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (3.70%) Big Data
3 2 (3.70%) Hadoop
3 2 (3.70%) OrientDB
3 2 (3.70%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.56%) Eclipse
3 3 (5.56%) IntelliJ
3 3 (5.56%) NetBeans
4 2 (3.70%) Gradle
4 2 (3.70%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.70%) JIRA
4 2 (3.70%) Maven
4 2 (3.70%) Selenium
4 2 (3.70%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.85%) FitNesse
5 1 (1.85%) JUnit
General
1 9 (16.67%) Billing
2 3 (5.56%) Finance
3 2 (3.70%) Aerospace
3 2 (3.70%) Avionics
3 2 (3.70%) Electronics
3 2 (3.70%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.85%) Advertising
4 1 (1.85%) Marketing
4 1 (1.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (25.93%) Developer
2 10 (18.52%) IT Manager
3 9 (16.67%) Network Manager
4 6 (11.11%) Software Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) Data Scientist
5 5 (9.26%) Senior Developer
6 4 (7.41%) Designer
6 4 (7.41%) Graduate
6 4 (7.41%) Java Developer
6 4 (7.41%) Senior Data Scientist
6 4 (7.41%) Software Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) Developer in Test
7 3 (5.56%) Graphic Designer
7 3 (5.56%) Junior
7 3 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Systems Analyst
8 2 (3.70%) Applications Project Manager
8 2 (3.70%) Graduate Developer
8 2 (3.70%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (24.07%) Web Services
2 6 (11.11%) Spring
3 5 (9.26%) HTML
3 5 (9.26%) Spring Boot
4 4 (7.41%) CSS
4 4 (7.41%) Hibernate
4 4 (7.41%) Node.js
5 3 (5.56%) .NET
5 3 (5.56%) ActiveMQ
5 3 (5.56%) AngularJS
5 3 (5.56%) JPA
5 3 (5.56%) PostGIS
5 3 (5.56%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (5.56%) SOAP
5 3 (5.56%) Spring Cloud
6 2 (3.70%) Apache Tika
6 2 (3.70%) Grails
6 2 (3.70%) MLlib
6 2 (3.70%) Nutch
6 2 (3.70%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 15 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
1 15 (27.78%) Computer Science
2 8 (14.81%) Algorithms
3 2 (3.70%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.85%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.85%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.85%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.85%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.85%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 16 (29.63%) Linux
2 2 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (48.15%) Mathematics
2 9 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (16.67%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 9 (16.67%) Line Management
2 9 (16.67%) Strategic Thinking
2 9 (16.67%) Time Management
3 8 (14.81%) Analytics
3 8 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (12.96%) Data Science
4 7 (12.96%) Software Engineering
5 6 (11.11%) SDLC
6 5 (9.26%) Statistics
7 4 (7.41%) Data Modelling
7 4 (7.41%) ERP
7 4 (7.41%) Front End Development
7 4 (7.41%) Project Management
7 4 (7.41%) TDD
7 4 (7.41%) UML
8 3 (5.56%) Mobile Development
8 3 (5.56%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 16 (29.63%) Java
2 14 (25.93%) Python
3 11 (20.37%) JavaScript
4 10 (18.52%) SQL
5 6 (11.11%) R
6 5 (9.26%) C#
6 5 (9.26%) C++
7 4 (7.41%) C
7 4 (7.41%) MATLAB
8 3 (5.56%) PHP
8 3 (5.56%) T-SQL
9 2 (3.70%) Groovy
9 2 (3.70%) PL/SQL
9 2 (3.70%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.85%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.85%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.85%) Go
10 1 (1.85%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.85%) Perl
10 1 (1.85%) Scala
Qualifications
1 11 (20.37%) Computer Science Degree
2 7 (12.96%) Numerate Degree
3 3 (5.56%) HND
4 2 (3.70%) HNC
4 2 (3.70%) Postgraduate
5 1 (1.85%) APMP
5 1 (1.85%) PhD
5 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.26%) QA
2 2 (3.70%) ISO 14001
2 2 (3.70%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (9.26%) Docker
2 3 (5.56%) HDFS
3 1 (1.85%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.85%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (5.56%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 9 (16.67%) Ubiquiti
2 6 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.70%) Google
3 2 (3.70%) Intel
3 2 (3.70%) Oracle
4 1 (1.85%) Adobe
4 1 (1.85%) Citrix
4 1 (1.85%) Red Hat