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

Academic Degree
South West > Devon
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 6 10
Rank change year-on-year +2 +4 +5
Permanent jobs citing Degree 96 132 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 19.12% 21.50% 18.08%
As % of the Qualifications category 70.59% 65.67% 61.39%
Number of salaries quoted 63 133 119
Devon median annual salary £41,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.33% -11.76% +37.10%
10th Percentile £24,250 £27,000 £27,400
90th Percentile £110,000 £55,000 £85,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year - -2.44% +10.81%

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 136 201 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 27.09% 32.74% 29.45%
Number of salaries quoted 98 177 181
Devon median annual salary £41,000 £37,500 £36,301
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.33% +3.30% +13.44%
10th Percentile £24,250 £21,896 £26,750
90th Percentile £110,000 £55,000 £78,750
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,127
% change year-on-year +6.25% -0.32% +2.89%

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 September 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 September 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
Plymouth +4 57 £37,500 -2.60% 23
Exeter -4 30 £55,000 +54.79% 17
Honiton - 2 £25,000 -
Newton Abbot - 1 £25,000 -
Torquay - 1 £24,000 -
Degree
South West

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 31 (32.29%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (25.00%) HND
3 19 (19.79%) SQL
3 19 (19.79%) Problem-Solving
4 17 (17.71%) Linux
4 17 (17.71%) Microsoft
4 17 (17.71%) Software Engineering
4 17 (17.71%) Electronics
4 17 (17.71%) Migration
5 16 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (16.67%) Computer Science
6 15 (15.63%) SaaS
6 15 (15.63%) Firmware
6 15 (15.63%) Windows
7 14 (14.58%) Validation
7 14 (14.58%) Collaborative Working
8 13 (13.54%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (13.54%) C
8 13 (13.54%) Project Management
9 12 (12.50%) PHP
9 12 (12.50%) .NET
9 12 (12.50%) QA
10 11 (11.46%) SQL Server
10 11 (11.46%) C++
11 10 (10.42%) JavaScript
11 10 (10.42%) MySQL
11 10 (10.42%) Intranet
11 10 (10.42%) Middleware
11 10 (10.42%) Active Directory
11 10 (10.42%) Disaster Recovery

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 2 (2.08%) CMS
1 2 (2.08%) Kentico
1 2 (2.08%) nginx
2 1 (1.04%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (4.17%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.08%) SOLIDWORKS
3 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.04%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 15 (15.63%) SaaS
2 5 (5.21%) Office 365
3 3 (3.13%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (3.13%) PaaS
4 2 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.08%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.42%) Intranet
2 2 (2.08%) Bluetooth
2 2 (2.08%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.08%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (2.08%) Wireless
2 2 (2.08%) ZigBee
3 1 (1.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.46%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.42%) MySQL
3 5 (5.21%) Data Mining
3 5 (5.21%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.13%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.13%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.13%) OLTP
4 3 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.08%) Big Data
5 2 (2.08%) Electronic Patient Records
5 2 (2.08%) Power BI
5 2 (2.08%) QlikView
5 2 (2.08%) Redis
6 1 (1.04%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 7 (7.29%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.08%) Vagrant
General
1 17 (17.71%) Electronics
2 4 (4.17%) Games
3 3 (3.13%) Advertising
3 3 (3.13%) Automotive
3 3 (3.13%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.13%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.04%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (17.71%) Design Engineer
2 12 (12.50%) Developer
3 10 (10.42%) Head of Technology
3 10 (10.42%) IT Engineer
4 9 (9.38%) Electronics Engineer
5 8 (8.33%) Electronics Design Engineer
6 5 (5.21%) Data Engineer
6 5 (5.21%) Designer
6 5 (5.21%) Desktop Engineer
6 5 (5.21%) Desktop Support
6 5 (5.21%) Graduate
6 5 (5.21%) Junior
6 5 (5.21%) Senior Desktop Engineer
6 5 (5.21%) Senior IT Engineer
6 5 (5.21%) Software Tester
6 5 (5.21%) Tester
7 4 (4.17%) Graduate Developer
7 4 (4.17%) Junior Developer
7 4 (4.17%) Software Developer
7 4 (4.17%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.50%) .NET
2 10 (10.42%) Middleware
3 8 (8.33%) CSS
4 7 (7.29%) HTML
5 6 (6.25%) Node.js
6 4 (4.17%) jQuery
7 3 (3.13%) AngularJS
7 3 (3.13%) MDX
7 3 (3.13%) React
8 2 (2.08%) .NET Framework
8 2 (2.08%) Alternative PHP Cache
8 2 (2.08%) ASP.NET
8 2 (2.08%) HTML5
8 2 (2.08%) JSON
8 2 (2.08%) LEMP Stack
8 2 (2.08%) REST
8 2 (2.08%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (2.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (2.08%) XHTML
8 2 (2.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 16 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 5 (5.21%) Data Structures
2 5 (5.21%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (5.21%) User Experience
3 3 (3.13%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (3.13%) Grid Computing
3 3 (3.13%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.13%) MMIC
3 3 (3.13%) Xbox
4 2 (2.08%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.08%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.04%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.04%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (1.04%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.04%) NHS
5 1 (1.04%) Smart Home
5 1 (1.04%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 17 (17.71%) Linux
2 15 (15.63%) Windows
3 10 (10.42%) Windows Server
3 10 (10.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (5.21%) Android
4 5 (5.21%) Apple iOS
5 3 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.04%) Windows 2000
6 1 (1.04%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (32.29%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (19.79%) Problem-Solving
3 17 (17.71%) Migration
3 17 (17.71%) Software Engineering
4 14 (14.58%) Collaborative Working
4 14 (14.58%) Validation
5 13 (13.54%) Project Management
5 13 (13.54%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (10.42%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (10.42%) Identity Management
7 8 (8.33%) Data Analysis
8 7 (7.29%) Mathematics
9 6 (6.25%) Coaching
9 6 (6.25%) Workflow
10 5 (5.21%) Acceptance Criteria
10 5 (5.21%) Problem Management
10 5 (5.21%) Schematic Capture
10 5 (5.21%) Software Testing
10 5 (5.21%) Storage Management
10 5 (5.21%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 19 (19.79%) SQL
2 13 (13.54%) C
3 12 (12.50%) PHP
4 11 (11.46%) C++
5 10 (10.42%) JavaScript
6 8 (8.33%) Assembly Language
6 8 (8.33%) PowerShell
7 7 (7.29%) Python
8 6 (6.25%) C#
9 5 (5.21%) T-SQL
10 3 (3.13%) Bash Shell
10 3 (3.13%) Go
10 3 (3.13%) Java
10 3 (3.13%) Objective-C
11 2 (2.08%) Embedded C
11 2 (2.08%) Embedded C++
11 2 (2.08%) Ruby
12 1 (1.04%) MATLAB
12 1 (1.04%) R
12 1 (1.04%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 24 (25.00%) HND
2 5 (5.21%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (3.13%) MCITP
3 3 (3.13%) MCSE
3 3 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.13%) PMI Certification
3 3 (3.13%) PMP
3 3 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (3.13%) RHCE
3 3 (3.13%) RHCSA
3 3 (3.13%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.13%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.04%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.50%) QA
2 1 (1.04%) Data Quality
System Software
1 15 (15.63%) Firmware
2 10 (10.42%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.13%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (2.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (10.42%) SCCM
2 5 (5.21%) WSUS
3 3 (3.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 17 (17.71%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.29%) EMC
3 5 (5.21%) Ivanti
4 4 (4.17%) Oracle
5 3 (3.13%) Cadence
5 3 (3.13%) Google
6 1 (1.04%) Atmel
6 1 (1.04%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.04%) Xilinx