Period
to 17 February 2019

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 17 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
England > East Midlands
6 months to
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 13 19 19
Rank change year-on-year +6 0 -4
Permanent jobs citing Degree 660 508 606
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 15.60% 9.59% 10.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 58.67% 45.40% 42.74%
Number of salaries quoted 440 448 583
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -3.85% +4.00%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 1,125 1,119 1,418
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 26.58% 21.13% 23.41%
Number of salaries quoted 710 919 1,073
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,700 £22,800
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 17 February 2019.

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 17 February 2019. 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 +14 265 £43,889 +17.04% 59
Leicestershire +20 199 £40,000 -5.88% 33
Northamptonshire +2 118 £40,000 +37.93% 33
Derbyshire +1 46 £35,000 - 24
Rutland - 17 £25,000 -
Lincolnshire +7 14 £55,000 +57.14% 13
Degree
England

For the 6 months to 17 February 2019, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Degree.

1 327 (49.55%) Agile Software Development
2 258 (39.09%) Java
3 224 (33.94%) Computer Science
4 221 (33.48%) Software Engineering
5 219 (33.18%) C#
6 179 (27.12%) Microsoft
7 172 (26.06%) SQL
8 146 (22.12%) Spring
9 144 (21.82%) JavaScript
10 141 (21.36%) Linux
11 133 (20.15%) C++
12 127 (19.24%) HTML
13 126 (19.09%) Maven
14 125 (18.94%) Time Management
15 123 (18.64%) Unit Testing
16 122 (18.48%) .NET
16 122 (18.48%) Manufacturing
17 116 (17.58%) Windows
17 116 (17.58%) Computer Science Degree
18 114 (17.27%) Marketing
19 110 (16.67%) Finance
20 106 (16.06%) Firmware
20 106 (16.06%) Amazon AWS
21 104 (15.76%) C
22 102 (15.45%) Visual Studio
23 100 (15.15%) Problem-Solving
24 99 (15.00%) Scrum
25 97 (14.70%) Microservices
26 91 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
27 88 (13.33%) Android

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 45 (6.82%) Apache
2 29 (4.39%) Apache Spark
3 13 (1.97%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (1.21%) IIS
4 8 (1.21%) MQSeries
4 8 (1.21%) SAS
5 7 (1.06%) CMS
6 4 (0.61%) OpenStack
6 4 (0.61%) SharePoint
7 3 (0.45%) JBoss
8 2 (0.30%) Confluence
8 2 (0.30%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.30%) WordPress
9 1 (0.15%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.15%) Kentico
9 1 (0.15%) nginx
9 1 (0.15%) OpenEdge
9 1 (0.15%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.15%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.15%) WildFly
Applications
1 25 (3.79%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (2.58%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (0.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (0.91%) SPSS
4 3 (0.45%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.30%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.15%) Chatbot
6 1 (0.15%) InDesign
6 1 (0.15%) InVision
6 1 (0.15%) Pro/ENGINEER
6 1 (0.15%) PTC Creo
6 1 (0.15%) Simulink
6 1 (0.15%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 6 (0.91%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.61%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.45%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.30%) Dynamics GP
4 2 (0.30%) Lawson
4 2 (0.30%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.30%) Oracle Assets
4 2 (0.30%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.30%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.15%) BPCS
5 1 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.15%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.15%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.15%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.15%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.15%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 106 (16.06%) Amazon AWS
2 91 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 67 (10.15%) GitHub
4 20 (3.03%) Google Cloud Platform
5 12 (1.82%) SaaS
6 10 (1.52%) PaaS
7 9 (1.36%) Cloud Computing
7 9 (1.36%) IaaS
8 6 (0.91%) Adobe Analytics
8 6 (0.91%) npm
9 3 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 3 (0.45%) Dynamics 365
9 3 (0.45%) FinancialForce
9 3 (0.45%) Office 365
10 1 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.15%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.15%) Boomi
10 1 (0.15%) Force.com
10 1 (0.15%) IBM Cloud
10 1 (0.15%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 87 (13.18%) TCP/IP
2 79 (11.97%) Modbus
2 79 (11.97%) RS-485
3 18 (2.73%) Internet
4 14 (2.12%) HTTP
5 11 (1.67%) VoIP
6 6 (0.91%) DHCP
6 6 (0.91%) DNS
6 6 (0.91%) H.323
6 6 (0.91%) RTP
6 6 (0.91%) VLAN
6 6 (0.91%) VPN
6 6 (0.91%) WAN
7 5 (0.76%) Wireless
8 4 (0.61%) Firewall
8 4 (0.61%) IPv4
8 4 (0.61%) IPv6
8 4 (0.61%) Network Security
8 4 (0.61%) Reverse Proxy
8 4 (0.61%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (7.58%) SQL Server
2 36 (5.45%) Big Data
3 31 (4.70%) PostgreSQL
4 25 (3.79%) HBase
5 22 (3.33%) Hadoop
6 16 (2.42%) Apache Hive
6 16 (2.42%) Impala
7 13 (1.97%) MongoDB
7 13 (1.97%) Oracle Database
7 13 (1.97%) SQL Server 2016
8 11 (1.67%) Flink
9 10 (1.52%) Data Mining
9 10 (1.52%) NoSQL
10 9 (1.36%) OLTP
11 8 (1.21%) Relational Database
12 7 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
12 7 (1.06%) SQLite
13 6 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
13 6 (0.91%) SQL Server 2012
14 5 (0.76%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 126 (19.09%) Maven
2 102 (15.45%) Visual Studio
3 82 (12.42%) Robot Framework
4 74 (11.21%) Jenkins
5 41 (6.21%) Git (software)
6 38 (5.76%) Gradle
7 35 (5.30%) Subversion
8 25 (3.79%) Cucumber
9 19 (2.88%) JIRA
10 18 (2.73%) JUnit
10 18 (2.73%) Team Foundation Server
11 15 (2.27%) CppUnit
11 15 (2.27%) Selenium
12 10 (1.52%) GitLab
12 10 (1.52%) TeamCity
13 8 (1.21%) Sonatype Nexus
14 6 (0.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 6 (0.91%) webpack
15 5 (0.76%) TestLink
16 4 (0.61%) Axure RP
General
1 122 (18.48%) Manufacturing
2 114 (17.27%) Marketing
3 110 (16.67%) Finance
4 40 (6.06%) Automotive
5 35 (5.30%) Retail
6 25 (3.79%) Billing
7 23 (3.48%) Telecoms
8 22 (3.33%) Banking
9 18 (2.73%) Electronics
10 8 (1.21%) Aerospace
10 8 (1.21%) Retail Banking
11 6 (0.91%) German Language
11 6 (0.91%) Legal
12 5 (0.76%) Financial Institution
12 5 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (0.61%) Law
13 4 (0.61%) Military
14 3 (0.45%) Investment Banking
14 3 (0.45%) Multimedia
15 2 (0.30%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 196 (29.70%) Developer
2 141 (21.36%) Software Engineer
3 80 (12.12%) Java Developer
4 75 (11.36%) Analyst
5 57 (8.64%) Lead Software Engineer
6 51 (7.73%) Graduate
7 47 (7.12%) .NET Developer
8 46 (6.97%) C# Developer
9 44 (6.67%) Embedded Engineer
10 42 (6.36%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 35 (5.30%) Graduate Developer
12 34 (5.15%) Software Developer
13 31 (4.70%) Applications Engineer
13 31 (4.70%) C# .NET Developer
14 30 (4.55%) Senior Developer
15 29 (4.39%) Lead Developer
16 27 (4.09%) Web Applications Engineer
16 27 (4.09%) Web Engineer
17 26 (3.94%) Architect
18 25 (3.79%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 146 (22.12%) Spring
2 127 (19.24%) HTML
3 122 (18.48%) .NET
4 87 (13.18%) HTML5
5 80 (12.12%) Web Services
6 74 (11.21%) Node.js
7 61 (9.24%) CSS
7 61 (9.24%) REST
8 57 (8.64%) RESTful
9 49 (7.42%) JSON
10 46 (6.97%) J2EE
11 41 (6.21%) .NET Framework
12 40 (6.06%) OAuth
12 40 (6.06%) SAML
13 39 (5.91%) AngularJS
14 36 (5.45%) ASP.NET
15 33 (5.00%) SOAP
16 32 (4.85%) COM
17 29 (4.39%) JMS
18 23 (3.48%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 84 (12.73%) Embedded Systems
2 76 (11.52%) CAN bus
3 70 (10.61%) Self-Motivation
4 65 (9.85%) Device Driver
5 53 (8.03%) Public Cloud
6 43 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
7 42 (6.36%) Virtual Team
8 37 (5.61%) Data Centre
9 31 (4.70%) User Experience
10 24 (3.64%) Management Information System
11 13 (1.97%) Mobile App
12 11 (1.67%) PMI
13 10 (1.52%) Greenfield Project
14 9 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
14 9 (1.36%) Fintech
15 8 (1.21%) Credit Risk
15 8 (1.21%) Enterprise Cloud
15 8 (1.21%) PKI
16 6 (0.91%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
16 6 (0.91%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 141 (21.36%) Linux
2 116 (17.58%) Windows
3 88 (13.33%) Android
3 88 (13.33%) Apple iOS
4 76 (11.52%) FreeRTOS
5 32 (4.85%) Unix
6 15 (2.27%) Windows Server
7 7 (1.06%) Windows 7
7 7 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (0.91%) Windows 8
8 6 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (0.61%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.15%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 327 (49.55%) Agile Software Development
2 224 (33.94%) Computer Science
3 221 (33.48%) Software Engineering
4 125 (18.94%) Time Management
5 123 (18.64%) Unit Testing
6 100 (15.15%) Problem-Solving
7 99 (15.00%) Scrum
8 97 (14.70%) Microservices
9 84 (12.73%) OO
10 83 (12.58%) Technical Leadership
11 80 (12.12%) Cybersecurity
12 78 (11.82%) Continuous Integration
13 69 (10.45%) TDD
14 65 (9.85%) Analytics
15 58 (8.79%) Project Management
15 58 (8.79%) Test Automation
16 53 (8.03%) SDLC
17 52 (7.88%) MVC
18 49 (7.42%) UML
19 42 (6.36%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 258 (39.09%) Java
2 219 (33.18%) C#
3 172 (26.06%) SQL
4 144 (21.82%) JavaScript
5 133 (20.15%) C++
6 104 (15.76%) C
7 37 (5.61%) Python
8 17 (2.58%) Ruby
9 14 (2.12%) Embedded C
10 13 (1.97%) Perl
10 13 (1.97%) PowerShell
11 12 (1.82%) PHP
11 12 (1.82%) PL/SQL
12 8 (1.21%) Scala
12 8 (1.21%) VBA
12 8 (1.21%) VBScript
13 7 (1.06%) R
13 7 (1.06%) TypeScript
14 6 (0.91%) T-SQL
15 5 (0.76%) Go
Qualifications
1 116 (17.58%) Computer Science Degree
2 53 (8.03%) Master's Degree
3 24 (3.64%) ISTQB
4 16 (2.42%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (2.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 15 (2.27%) CISSP
6 14 (2.12%) Numerate Degree
7 13 (1.97%) ISEB
7 13 (1.97%) PMI Certification
8 10 (1.52%) HND
8 10 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (1.36%) MCSE
9 9 (1.36%) Security Cleared
10 8 (1.21%) CISM
10 8 (1.21%) CompTIA Security+
11 7 (1.06%) HNC
11 7 (1.06%) SC Cleared
12 6 (0.91%) CCNA
12 6 (0.91%) GPEN
12 6 (0.91%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (3.18%) QA
2 20 (3.03%) GDPR
3 10 (1.52%) SLA
4 9 (1.36%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 4 (0.61%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.61%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.15%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.15%) ISO 26262
7 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.15%) PMO
7 1 (0.15%) SEPA
System Software
1 106 (16.06%) Firmware
2 65 (9.85%) Docker
3 61 (9.24%) Active Directory
4 9 (1.36%) HDFS
4 9 (1.36%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (0.91%) Hyper-V
6 5 (0.76%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.15%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 46 (6.97%) Kubernetes
2 10 (1.52%) Single Sign-On
3 7 (1.06%) Puppet
4 6 (0.91%) Oozie
5 5 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (0.61%) CASB
6 4 (0.61%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (0.45%) Netcool
7 3 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.15%) Ansible
8 1 (0.15%) EnCase
8 1 (0.15%) Hadoop YARN
8 1 (0.15%) Kibana
8 1 (0.15%) logstash
8 1 (0.15%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (0.15%) Terraform
Vendors
1 179 (27.12%) Microsoft
2 78 (11.82%) Oracle
3 37 (5.61%) ForgeRock
4 27 (4.09%) SAP
5 24 (3.64%) Google
6 16 (2.42%) VMware
7 12 (1.82%) Adobe
8 7 (1.06%) Cisco
8 7 (1.06%) CyberArk
8 7 (1.06%) JD Edwards
9 6 (0.91%) Avaya
9 6 (0.91%) MuleSoft
10 5 (0.76%) F5
10 5 (0.76%) ServiceNow
11 4 (0.61%) Demandware
11 4 (0.61%) IFS
11 4 (0.61%) McAfee
11 4 (0.61%) Reuters
11 4 (0.61%) Symantec
11 4 (0.61%) Xamarin