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 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
England / East Midlands
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 12 15
Rank change year-on-year -5 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Degree 266 402 498
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 10.00% 12.14% 13.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 48.28% 46.31% 50.30%
Number of salaries quoted 292 377 421
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,125 £22,750 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median 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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands.

Academic & Professional Certification
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 551 868 990
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 20.72% 26.22% 26.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1230 1493 1695
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.42% -12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £22,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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 3 months to 29 June 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 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire -13 90 £42,500 +21.42% 20
Northamptonshire +6 85 £32,500 -7.14% 9
Derbyshire +4 45 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Leicestershire -10 40 £30,000 -25.00% 5
Lincolnshire -4 1 £23,500 -21.66%
Degree
England

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 240 (43.80%) Computer Science
2 202 (36.86%) SQL
3 145 (26.46%) C#
4 135 (24.64%) Agile Software Development
5 131 (23.91%) Computer Science Degree
6 117 (21.35%) Microsoft
7 112 (20.44%) Java
8 103 (18.80%) Windows
9 98 (17.88%) HTML
10 94 (17.15%) Software Engineering
11 91 (16.61%) Mathematics
11 91 (16.61%) Finance
12 89 (16.24%) JavaScript
13 88 (16.06%) SQL Server
14 86 (15.69%) .NET
14 86 (15.69%) Analytical Skills
15 83 (15.15%) C++
16 82 (14.96%) Linux
17 75 (13.69%) CSS
18 67 (12.23%) OO
19 66 (12.04%) Python
20 64 (11.68%) C
21 61 (11.13%) Analytics
22 59 (10.77%) Scrum
23 58 (10.58%) Microsoft Certification
24 54 (9.85%) Physics
25 53 (9.67%) Project Management
26 46 (8.39%) R
27 45 (8.21%) Web Services
27 45 (8.21%) Microsoft Excel

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 30 (5.47%) Apache Spark
2 26 (4.74%) Apache
3 20 (3.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (3.65%) MS Exchange
4 8 (1.46%) CMS
4 8 (1.46%) SharePoint
5 6 (1.09%) IIS
6 5 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (0.91%) SAS
6 5 (0.91%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.55%) OpenEdge
8 2 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.36%) JBoss
9 1 (0.18%) Confluence
9 1 (0.18%) Jetty
9 1 (0.18%) Kentico
9 1 (0.18%) Liferay
9 1 (0.18%) NServiceBus
9 1 (0.18%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.18%) WordPress
Applications
1 45 (8.21%) Microsoft Excel
2 25 (4.56%) Microsoft Office
3 19 (3.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (1.28%) Maple
4 7 (1.28%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (0.73%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (0.55%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.55%) Simulink
7 2 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.36%) InVision
7 2 (0.36%) Mathcad
7 2 (0.36%) PTC Creo
7 2 (0.36%) SOLIDWORKS
8 1 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.18%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.18%) Siemens NX
8 1 (0.18%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 14 (2.55%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.73%) BusinessWorks
2 4 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.36%) Lawson
3 2 (0.36%) NetSuite
3 2 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.18%) BASE24
4 1 (0.18%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 1 (0.18%) JDE OneWorld
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle Utilities
4 1 (0.18%) Sage CRM
4 1 (0.18%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.18%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 37 (6.75%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (6.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (4.38%) SaaS
4 17 (3.10%) GitHub
5 8 (1.46%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (1.28%) Office 365
7 6 (1.09%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
7 6 (1.09%) Google Analytics
8 4 (0.73%) Dynamics 365
8 4 (0.73%) Google Play
9 3 (0.55%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 2 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.36%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.18%) AdWords
11 1 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.18%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.18%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.18%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 1 (0.18%) IaaS
11 1 (0.18%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (4.38%) Firewall
2 21 (3.83%) WAN
3 18 (3.28%) LAN
4 16 (2.92%) SAN
5 15 (2.74%) Wireless
6 13 (2.37%) TCP/IP
7 9 (1.64%) HTTP
8 6 (1.09%) Internet
8 6 (1.09%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (0.91%) ZigBee
10 4 (0.73%) Intrusion Detection
10 4 (0.73%) Network Security
10 4 (0.73%) VoIP
11 3 (0.55%) DHCP
11 3 (0.55%) H.323
11 3 (0.55%) RTP
11 3 (0.55%) VLAN
12 2 (0.36%) IPsec
12 2 (0.36%) OSPF
12 2 (0.36%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (16.06%) SQL Server
2 43 (7.85%) Big Data
3 25 (4.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 24 (4.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 19 (3.47%) Data Warehouse
6 18 (3.28%) DB2
6 18 (3.28%) SQL Server 2008
7 17 (3.10%) SQL Server 2012
8 14 (2.55%) SQL Server 2005
9 11 (2.01%) BusinessObjects
10 9 (1.64%) NoSQL
10 9 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
10 9 (1.64%) SQL Server 2016
11 8 (1.46%) MongoDB
11 8 (1.46%) SQL Server 2014
11 8 (1.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 7 (1.28%) MySQL
12 7 (1.28%) Power BI
13 6 (1.09%) Data Mining
13 6 (1.09%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 36 (6.57%) Git (software)
2 21 (3.83%) Selenium
3 20 (3.65%) Visual Studio
4 18 (3.28%) JUnit
5 16 (2.92%) Cucumber
5 16 (2.92%) NUnit
6 15 (2.74%) LabVIEW
7 14 (2.55%) Subversion
8 13 (2.37%) Jenkins
9 12 (2.19%) JIRA
9 12 (2.19%) SoapUI
10 10 (1.82%) FitNesse
10 10 (1.82%) JMeter
10 10 (1.82%) Ranorex
10 10 (1.82%) TestNG
10 10 (1.82%) WebDriver
11 6 (1.09%) CruiseControl
11 6 (1.09%) NetBeans
12 4 (0.73%) Axure RP
12 4 (0.73%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 91 (16.61%) Finance
2 32 (5.84%) Retail
3 30 (5.47%) Manufacturing
4 27 (4.93%) Marketing
5 26 (4.74%) Electronics
6 23 (4.20%) Banking
6 23 (4.20%) Telecoms
7 22 (4.01%) Law
8 20 (3.65%) Games
9 8 (1.46%) Aerospace
9 8 (1.46%) Billing
10 7 (1.28%) Legal
11 6 (1.09%) Advertising
11 6 (1.09%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.36%) Automotive
13 2 (0.36%) Back Office
13 2 (0.36%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.18%) Corporate Banking
14 1 (0.18%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 155 (28.28%) Developer
2 112 (20.44%) Analyst
3 51 (9.31%) Software Developer
4 48 (8.76%) Graduate
5 47 (8.58%) Software Engineer
6 35 (6.39%) Junior
7 29 (5.29%) .NET Developer
7 29 (5.29%) Java Developer
8 26 (4.74%) IT Manager
9 25 (4.56%) Graduate Developer
10 22 (4.01%) Business Analyst
11 21 (3.83%) C# Developer
12 20 (3.65%) C++ Software Engineer
12 20 (3.65%) Data Scientist
12 20 (3.65%) Junior Developer
13 18 (3.28%) Architect
13 18 (3.28%) Senior Developer
13 18 (3.28%) Systems Analyst
14 15 (2.74%) DBA
14 15 (2.74%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (17.88%) HTML
2 86 (15.69%) .NET
3 75 (13.69%) CSS
4 45 (8.21%) Web Services
5 41 (7.48%) HTML5
6 31 (5.66%) ASP.NET
6 31 (5.66%) CSS3
7 27 (4.93%) XML
8 26 (4.74%) .NET Framework
9 25 (4.56%) AngularJS
10 21 (3.83%) RESTful
11 20 (3.65%) jQuery
12 16 (2.92%) Backbone.js
12 16 (2.92%) XSLT
13 14 (2.55%) Ember.js
13 14 (2.55%) REST
13 14 (2.55%) Spring
14 12 (2.19%) Ruby on Rails
15 11 (2.01%) SOAP
15 11 (2.01%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 240 (43.80%) Computer Science
2 86 (15.69%) Analytical Skills
3 38 (6.93%) Algorithms
4 19 (3.47%) Management Information System
5 16 (2.92%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 16 (2.92%) User Experience
6 12 (2.19%) Enterprise Software
6 12 (2.19%) Linux Command Line
7 11 (2.01%) Animation
7 11 (2.01%) Mainframe
8 9 (1.64%) Data Centre
8 9 (1.64%) Mobile App
8 9 (1.64%) Smart Meter
8 9 (1.64%) VHDL
9 8 (1.46%) e-Learning
9 8 (1.46%) Graphic Design
10 7 (1.28%) CESG
10 7 (1.28%) Device Driver
10 7 (1.28%) Social Media
10 7 (1.28%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 103 (18.80%) Windows
2 82 (14.96%) Linux
3 21 (3.83%) Windows Server
4 12 (2.19%) Mac OS X
5 9 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (1.28%) Windows 7
7 6 (1.09%) Embedded Linux
7 6 (1.09%) Windows 8
8 5 (0.91%) Android
8 5 (0.91%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.55%) Unix
9 3 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.36%) CentOS
11 1 (0.18%) AIX
11 1 (0.18%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.18%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.18%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (24.64%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (17.15%) Software Engineering
3 91 (16.61%) Mathematics
4 67 (12.23%) OO
5 61 (11.13%) Analytics
6 59 (10.77%) Scrum
7 54 (9.85%) Physics
8 53 (9.67%) Project Management
9 41 (7.48%) Test Automation
10 40 (7.30%) Continuous Integration
11 38 (6.93%) ETL
11 38 (6.93%) SDLC
11 38 (6.93%) TDD
12 35 (6.39%) Business Intelligence
13 34 (6.20%) OOP
13 34 (6.20%) PRINCE2
14 33 (6.02%) Change Management
15 32 (5.84%) Data Analysis
15 32 (5.84%) ITIL
16 30 (5.47%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 202 (36.86%) SQL
2 145 (26.46%) C#
3 112 (20.44%) Java
4 89 (16.24%) JavaScript
5 83 (15.15%) C++
6 66 (12.04%) Python
7 64 (11.68%) C
8 46 (8.39%) R
9 29 (5.29%) MATLAB
10 24 (4.38%) T-SQL
11 21 (3.83%) Ruby
12 12 (2.19%) COBOL
13 11 (2.01%) VBA
14 10 (1.82%) VB
15 9 (1.64%) Embedded C
15 9 (1.64%) PL/SQL
15 9 (1.64%) Scala
16 8 (1.46%) Perl
16 8 (1.46%) PHP
17 6 (1.09%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 131 (23.91%) Computer Science Degree
2 58 (10.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 37 (6.75%) MCITP
4 30 (5.47%) Numerate Degree
5 28 (5.11%) PhD
6 24 (4.38%) MCSE
7 18 (3.28%) Master's Degree
8 16 (2.92%) Cisco Certification
9 15 (2.74%) CCNA
10 11 (2.01%) CISSP
11 10 (1.82%) CISA
11 10 (1.82%) CISM
11 10 (1.82%) Sun Certification
12 8 (1.46%) ISEB
13 7 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
13 7 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 7 (1.28%) Security Cleared
14 6 (1.09%) HND
15 5 (0.91%) CIMA
15 5 (0.91%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.74%) QA
2 8 (1.46%) PCI DSS
2 8 (1.46%) SLA
3 7 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (1.09%) Data Quality
5 5 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 4 (0.73%) Section 508
6 4 (0.73%) WCAG
7 2 (0.36%) FIPS 140-2
7 2 (0.36%) ISO 22301
7 2 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 2 (0.36%) PMO
8 1 (0.18%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 1 (0.18%) Actionable Recommendations
8 1 (0.18%) GDPR
8 1 (0.18%) GxP
System Software
1 34 (6.20%) Firmware
2 26 (4.74%) Active Directory
3 15 (2.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (2.74%) vSphere
4 7 (1.28%) Docker
5 3 (0.55%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.18%) NDS
7 1 (0.18%) NetIQ eDirectory
7 1 (0.18%) Shibboleth
7 1 (0.18%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.18%) Xen
Systems Management
1 18 (3.28%) SCCM
2 15 (2.74%) SCOM
2 15 (2.74%) SCSM
3 5 (0.91%) Kubernetes
4 3 (0.55%) Failover Clustering
5 2 (0.36%) Terraform
6 1 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.18%) Puppet
Vendors
1 117 (21.35%) Microsoft
2 40 (7.30%) Oracle
3 28 (5.11%) VMware
4 23 (4.20%) SAP
5 15 (2.74%) NetApp
5 15 (2.74%) SonicWALL
6 12 (2.19%) Google
6 12 (2.19%) Tableau
7 10 (1.82%) Cisco
7 10 (1.82%) JD Edwards
7 10 (1.82%) Xilinx
8 9 (1.64%) iManage
9 8 (1.46%) Siemens
10 7 (1.28%) EMC
10 7 (1.28%) HP
10 7 (1.28%) Sun
11 5 (0.91%) Adobe
11 5 (0.91%) Apple
11 5 (0.91%) Xamarin
12 4 (0.73%) Attivio
Leicester, Leicestershire
Alfen
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Northamptonshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £64000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Nottinghamshire
Experian
Posted: Yesterday
Nottinghamshire
Experian
Posted: 6 days ago
Northamptonshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £33,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £40,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Howdens
Salary: Attractive salary + comprehensive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £33,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Experian
Salary: Pension, Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Experian
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Networkers
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham
Client Server
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Experian
Salary: Competitive + Pension and Bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
Nottingham
Washington Frank
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum + Double OTE
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £41709.00 - £46924.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Nottingham
Experian
Posted: 7 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham
Experian
Salary: £30000 per annum + Pension + benefits package
Posted: 21 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Experian
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
FT Select
Salary: Unspecified Excellent salary plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25500.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago