Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
England > East Midlands
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 17 15
Rank change year-on-year -1 -2 0
Permanent jobs citing Degree 548 723 994
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 10.43% 11.08% 13.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 49.24% 44.60% 45.00%
Number of salaries quoted 523 751 888
East Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -4.11%
10th Percentile £22,550 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £58,500 £55,000 £55,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1113 1621 2209
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 21.18% 24.84% 29.73%
Number of salaries quoted 927 1227 1647
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £23,150 £22,750 £21,600
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,750 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Degree as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Degree in the East Midlands

Degree
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Degree in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for Degree in the East Midlands

Degree
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Degree in the East Midlands

Degree
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Nottinghamshire -5 214 £35,000 -12.50% 20
Northamptonshire +1 135 £30,000 -14.29% 7
Leicestershire +3 79 £40,000 - 8
Derbyshire -2 79 £35,000 +12.90% 16
Lincolnshire +3 27 £35,000 -12.50% 7
Degree
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for Degree.

1 229 (41.79%) Computer Science
2 191 (34.85%) SQL
3 156 (28.47%) Agile Software Development
4 137 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 136 (24.82%) C#
6 128 (23.36%) Java
7 126 (22.99%) JavaScript
8 123 (22.45%) Computer Science Degree
9 109 (19.89%) HTML
10 96 (17.52%) .NET
11 93 (16.97%) CSS
12 92 (16.79%) Microsoft
13 84 (15.33%) Python
14 83 (15.15%) C++
15 82 (14.96%) OO
16 80 (14.60%) Windows
17 76 (13.87%) Scrum
17 76 (13.87%) Mathematics
18 71 (12.96%) SDLC
19 63 (11.50%) SQL Server
20 60 (10.95%) XML
21 59 (10.77%) Finance
22 58 (10.58%) Linux
23 57 (10.40%) TDD
24 54 (9.85%) QA
25 51 (9.31%) Project Management
26 50 (9.12%) Analytical Skills
27 48 (8.76%) Business Intelligence
28 47 (8.58%) Oracle
28 47 (8.58%) Test Automation

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 23 (4.20%) Elasticsearch
2 13 (2.37%) IIS
2 13 (2.37%) MS Exchange
3 10 (1.82%) Apache
3 10 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (1.46%) JBoss
5 6 (1.09%) Apache Spark
6 5 (0.91%) CMS
7 4 (0.73%) SharePoint
8 3 (0.55%) MQSeries
9 2 (0.36%) OpenEdge
9 2 (0.36%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.18%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.18%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.18%) Kentico
10 1 (0.18%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.18%) WildFly
10 1 (0.18%) WinCC
Applications
1 11 (2.01%) Microsoft Excel
1 11 (2.01%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (1.28%) Photoshop
3 5 (0.91%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (0.73%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.55%) AutoCAD
5 3 (0.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (0.55%) SOLIDWORKS
6 2 (0.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.36%) InVision
7 1 (0.18%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.18%) OrCAD
7 1 (0.18%) Simulink
7 1 (0.18%) Solid Edge
Business Applications
1 4 (0.73%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (0.73%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.18%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.18%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.18%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 1 (0.18%) JDE OneWorld
3 1 (0.18%) Movex
3 1 (0.18%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.18%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 36 (6.57%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (6.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 34 (6.20%) GitHub
4 13 (2.37%) Office 365
5 8 (1.46%) AdWords
5 8 (1.46%) Google Analytics
6 7 (1.28%) Serverless
7 4 (0.73%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
7 4 (0.73%) Dynamics 365
8 2 (0.36%) SaaS
9 1 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.18%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.18%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.18%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.74%) WAN
2 14 (2.55%) LAN
2 14 (2.55%) TCP/IP
3 10 (1.82%) HTTP
3 10 (1.82%) Internet
3 10 (1.82%) Wireless
4 9 (1.64%) Firewall
5 5 (0.91%) SAN
6 4 (0.73%) Network Security
7 3 (0.55%) 4G
7 3 (0.55%) 5G
7 3 (0.55%) Ethernet
7 3 (0.55%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (0.55%) ISDN
7 3 (0.55%) MPLS
7 3 (0.55%) PBX
7 3 (0.55%) VoIP
8 2 (0.36%) Bluetooth
8 2 (0.36%) VLAN
8 2 (0.36%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (11.50%) SQL Server
2 37 (6.75%) MongoDB
3 23 (4.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (3.83%) Relational Database
5 19 (3.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 18 (3.28%) Big Data
7 17 (3.10%) Hadoop
8 16 (2.92%) NoSQL
9 15 (2.74%) Apache Cassandra
9 15 (2.74%) OLTP
10 11 (2.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 10 (1.82%) BusinessObjects
11 10 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
12 9 (1.64%) Data Mining
12 9 (1.64%) Oracle Database
13 8 (1.46%) MySQL
14 6 (1.09%) SAP HANA
15 5 (0.91%) SQL Server 2012
15 5 (0.91%) SQL Server 2016
16 4 (0.73%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 46 (8.39%) Subversion
2 45 (8.21%) Git (software)
3 39 (7.12%) Visual Studio
4 23 (4.20%) JIRA
4 23 (4.20%) Selenium
5 14 (2.55%) Mercurial
5 14 (2.55%) SoapUI
6 13 (2.37%) Cucumber
6 13 (2.37%) NUnit
7 7 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (1.09%) Grunt
8 6 (1.09%) gulp
8 6 (1.09%) Maven
8 6 (1.09%) webpack
9 5 (0.91%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 5 (0.91%) Eclipse
10 4 (0.73%) Jenkins
10 4 (0.73%) JUnit
11 3 (0.55%) JMeter
11 3 (0.55%) LabVIEW
General
1 59 (10.77%) Finance
2 40 (7.30%) Electronics
3 36 (6.57%) Games
4 29 (5.29%) Banking
4 29 (5.29%) Telecoms
5 28 (5.11%) Manufacturing
5 28 (5.11%) Marketing
6 27 (4.93%) Retail
7 13 (2.37%) Law
8 11 (2.01%) Vietnamese Language
9 10 (1.82%) Billing
9 10 (1.82%) Retail Banking
10 8 (1.46%) Automotive
11 6 (1.09%) Legal
12 5 (0.91%) Investment Banking
12 5 (0.91%) Local Government
13 2 (0.36%) International Banking
14 1 (0.18%) Advertising
14 1 (0.18%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.18%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 202 (36.86%) Developer
2 91 (16.61%) Software Engineer
3 80 (14.60%) Analyst
4 57 (10.40%) Software Developer
5 49 (8.94%) Java Developer
6 44 (8.03%) C++ Software Engineer
6 44 (8.03%) Graduate
7 37 (6.75%) .NET Developer
7 37 (6.75%) Senior Developer
8 36 (6.57%) JavaScript Developer
9 33 (6.02%) C# Developer
10 30 (5.47%) Junior
11 28 (5.11%) Developer/Software Engineer
12 27 (4.93%) Graduate Developer
13 26 (4.74%) C# .NET Developer
13 26 (4.74%) Support Analyst
14 22 (4.01%) Senior Java Developer
15 19 (3.47%) Graduate Software Developer
15 19 (3.47%) Junior Developer
16 18 (3.28%) C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (19.89%) HTML
2 96 (17.52%) .NET
3 93 (16.97%) CSS
4 60 (10.95%) XML
5 46 (8.39%) HTML5
6 43 (7.85%) RESTful
7 37 (6.75%) jQuery
8 36 (6.57%) ASP.NET
9 32 (5.84%) AngularJS
10 30 (5.47%) JSON
11 28 (5.11%) .NET Framework
12 27 (4.93%) REST
12 27 (4.93%) SOAP
13 26 (4.74%) Node.js
14 23 (4.20%) Spring
14 23 (4.20%) Web Services
15 21 (3.83%) ASP.NET Web API
15 21 (3.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 19 (3.47%) CSS3
16 19 (3.47%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 229 (41.79%) Computer Science
2 50 (9.12%) Analytical Skills
3 36 (6.57%) Algorithms
4 21 (3.83%) User Experience
5 14 (2.55%) e-Learning
5 14 (2.55%) Management Information System
6 13 (2.37%) Smart Meter
7 11 (2.01%) Data Centre
7 11 (2.01%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 10 (1.82%) Animation
8 10 (1.82%) Mobile App
9 9 (1.64%) Graphic Design
9 9 (1.64%) Social Media
9 9 (1.64%) Video\Live Streaming
10 8 (1.46%) 3D Graphics
10 8 (1.46%) VHDL
11 7 (1.28%) Greenfield Project
11 7 (1.28%) New Media
11 7 (1.28%) Replication
12 6 (1.09%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 80 (14.60%) Windows
2 58 (10.58%) Linux
3 26 (4.74%) Windows Server
3 26 (4.74%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (3.47%) Embedded Linux
4 19 (3.47%) Windows 7
5 16 (2.92%) Windows 8
6 13 (2.37%) Unix
6 13 (2.37%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (1.82%) Android
8 5 (0.91%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.36%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.18%) AIX
10 1 (0.18%) CentOS
10 1 (0.18%) Fedora
10 1 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.18%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.18%) Windows Embedded Compact
10 1 (0.18%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (28.47%) Agile Software Development
2 137 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 82 (14.96%) OO
4 76 (13.87%) Mathematics
4 76 (13.87%) Scrum
5 71 (12.96%) SDLC
6 57 (10.40%) TDD
7 51 (9.31%) Project Management
8 48 (8.76%) Business Intelligence
9 47 (8.58%) Test Automation
10 43 (7.85%) MVC
10 43 (7.85%) Unit Testing
11 42 (7.66%) Physics
12 41 (7.48%) OOP
13 40 (7.30%) Integration Testing
14 39 (7.12%) Analytics
15 37 (6.75%) Computer Vision
16 35 (6.39%) Software Testing
16 35 (6.39%) Web Development
17 34 (6.20%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 191 (34.85%) SQL
2 136 (24.82%) C#
3 128 (23.36%) Java
4 126 (22.99%) JavaScript
5 84 (15.33%) Python
6 83 (15.15%) C++
7 36 (6.57%) C
8 13 (2.37%) PL/SQL
8 13 (2.37%) R
8 13 (2.37%) T-SQL
9 12 (2.19%) MATLAB
10 11 (2.01%) Perl
10 11 (2.01%) PHP
11 10 (1.82%) TypeScript
12 9 (1.64%) Scala
12 9 (1.64%) VB.NET
13 6 (1.09%) Ada
14 4 (0.73%) Embedded C
14 4 (0.73%) VB
15 3 (0.55%) VBA
Qualifications
1 123 (22.45%) Computer Science Degree
2 31 (5.66%) PhD
3 25 (4.56%) Sun Certification
4 20 (3.65%) Security Cleared
5 18 (3.28%) CCNA
5 18 (3.28%) Cisco Certification
5 18 (3.28%) SC Cleared
6 17 (3.10%) Master's Degree
6 17 (3.10%) Numerate Degree
7 14 (2.55%) Microsoft Certification
8 12 (2.19%) ISTQB
9 8 (1.46%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (1.46%) VCP5
9 8 (1.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 6 (1.09%) ISEB
11 5 (0.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 5 (0.91%) MCITP
12 4 (0.73%) HNC
12 4 (0.73%) HND
13 2 (0.36%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (9.85%) QA
2 12 (2.19%) SLA
3 8 (1.46%) GDPR
4 5 (0.91%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.91%) ISO 9001
4 5 (0.91%) WCAG
5 3 (0.55%) DICOM
5 3 (0.55%) DO-178B
5 3 (0.55%) HL7
5 3 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.36%) Actionable Recommendations
6 2 (0.36%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (0.36%) ISO 22301
6 2 (0.36%) ISO 31000
6 2 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 2 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 2 (0.36%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.36%) PMO
6 2 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.18%) GxP
System Software
1 16 (2.92%) Active Directory
2 12 (2.19%) Firmware
3 11 (2.01%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.36%) Docker
4 2 (0.36%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.36%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (0.36%) XenApp
5 1 (0.18%) HDFS
5 1 (0.18%) NDS
5 1 (0.18%) NetIQ eDirectory
5 1 (0.18%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.18%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (0.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (0.36%) Data Guard
2 2 (0.36%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 2 (0.36%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (0.36%) SCCM
3 1 (0.18%) Ansible
3 1 (0.18%) Icinga
3 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (0.18%) Nagios
3 1 (0.18%) Puppet
3 1 (0.18%) SCOM
3 1 (0.18%) SCSM
Vendors
1 92 (16.79%) Microsoft
2 47 (8.58%) Oracle
3 26 (4.74%) Google
4 24 (4.38%) VMware
5 15 (2.74%) SAP
6 12 (2.19%) Cisco
7 8 (1.46%) Siemens
8 6 (1.09%) Birst
8 6 (1.09%) Juniper
8 6 (1.09%) SnapLogic
8 6 (1.09%) Tableau
9 5 (0.91%) BT
9 5 (0.91%) JD Edwards
9 5 (0.91%) Xilinx
10 4 (0.73%) Avaya
10 4 (0.73%) Citrix
11 3 (0.55%) Adobe
11 3 (0.55%) EMC
11 3 (0.55%) Progress
11 3 (0.55%) Salesforce.com