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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Degree
England / East Midlands
Rank 18 13 17
Rank change year-on-year -5 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Degree 280 430 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 9.56% 13.54% 12.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 46.90% 49.88% 46.96%
Number of salaries quoted 196 314 285
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £21,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,217
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 597 862 871
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 20.39% 27.14% 26.77%
Number of salaries quoted 455 643 633
Median salary £43,000 £42,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.38% +20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing Degree as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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 24 March 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 24 March 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 -10 107 £42,500 +13.33% 21
Leicestershire -8 70 £44,317 +14.36% 11
Northamptonshire +14 53 £30,250 -20.39% 14
Derbyshire -7 31 £42,500 +46.55% 9
Lincolnshire -2 9 £47,500 +18.75% 4
Degree
England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 March 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.

1 275 (46.06%) Computer Science
2 202 (33.84%) SQL
3 180 (30.15%) Agile Software Development
4 175 (29.31%) C#
5 138 (23.12%) SQL Server
6 132 (22.11%) .NET
7 126 (21.11%) Java
7 126 (21.11%) Software Engineering
8 106 (17.76%) JavaScript
9 99 (16.58%) Microsoft
10 98 (16.42%) Finance
11 93 (15.58%) HTML
12 91 (15.24%) Mathematics
13 86 (14.41%) MS Excel
14 84 (14.07%) Windows
14 84 (14.07%) C++
15 78 (13.07%) CSS
16 68 (11.39%) Analytical Skills
17 67 (11.22%) Scrum
18 66 (11.06%) ASP.NET
18 66 (11.06%) T-SQL
19 65 (10.89%) OO
20 63 (10.55%) MVC
21 61 (10.22%) Linux
22 60 (10.05%) ITIL
22 60 (10.05%) Retail
23 59 (9.88%) Continuous Integration
24 58 (9.72%) Analytics
25 57 (9.55%) Python
26 55 (9.21%) Project Management

Degree
Top Related 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 26 (4.36%) Apache
2 25 (4.19%) Apache Spark
3 10 (1.68%) SharePoint
4 8 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (1.34%) MS Exchange
5 7 (1.17%) CMS
5 7 (1.17%) JBoss
6 6 (1.01%) IIS
6 6 (1.01%) SAS
7 4 (0.67%) OpenStack
7 4 (0.67%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.34%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.17%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.17%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.17%) Confluence
9 1 (0.17%) Jetty
9 1 (0.17%) Liferay
9 1 (0.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 86 (14.41%) MS Excel
2 29 (4.86%) MS Office
3 23 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (1.17%) MS Project
5 5 (0.84%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.67%) Simulink
7 3 (0.50%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.34%) Mathcad
8 2 (0.34%) PTC Creo
8 2 (0.34%) SOLIDWORKS
9 1 (0.17%) InDesign
9 1 (0.17%) Maple
Business Applications
1 13 (2.18%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (0.84%) BASE24
2 5 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.67%) BusinessWorks
4 3 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.50%) Sage CRM
4 3 (0.50%) Sentinel
5 2 (0.34%) Lawson
5 2 (0.34%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (0.17%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.17%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 32 (5.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (4.19%) SaaS
3 23 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (2.01%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (1.51%) Amazon EC2
5 9 (1.51%) GitHub
6 8 (1.34%) Google Analytics
6 8 (1.34%) IaaS
6 8 (1.34%) PaaS
7 3 (0.50%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 3 (0.50%) AdWords
8 2 (0.34%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.34%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (0.34%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 2 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.34%) Google Play
8 2 (0.34%) Office 365
8 2 (0.34%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.17%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 35 (5.86%) Firewall
1 35 (5.86%) WAN
2 28 (4.69%) LAN
3 15 (2.51%) OSPF
4 10 (1.68%) SAN
5 8 (1.34%) HTTP
5 8 (1.34%) Wireless
6 6 (1.01%) DHCP
6 6 (1.01%) TCP/IP
7 5 (0.84%) DNS
7 5 (0.84%) VoIP
8 4 (0.67%) Internet
8 4 (0.67%) IPv4
8 4 (0.67%) SNMP
9 3 (0.50%) Network Security
10 2 (0.34%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (0.34%) MPLS
10 2 (0.34%) Skype
10 2 (0.34%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (0.34%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 138 (23.12%) SQL Server
2 40 (6.70%) Big Data
3 39 (6.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 34 (5.70%) Data Warehouse
5 29 (4.86%) SQL Server 2012
6 25 (4.19%) DB2
6 25 (4.19%) SQL Server 2014
7 24 (4.02%) MySQL
8 22 (3.69%) SQL Server 2008
9 19 (3.18%) SQL Server 2016
10 15 (2.51%) MongoDB
11 14 (2.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 12 (2.01%) Crystal Reports
12 12 (2.01%) NoSQL
13 10 (1.68%) Data Mining
13 10 (1.68%) Power BI
13 10 (1.68%) Relational Database
14 8 (1.34%) SQL Server 2005
15 7 (1.17%) Oracle Database
16 6 (1.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 53 (8.88%) Git (software)
2 39 (6.53%) Subversion
3 37 (6.20%) Visual Studio
4 23 (3.85%) JUnit
5 19 (3.18%) Cucumber
6 17 (2.85%) Selenium
7 14 (2.35%) Jenkins
8 13 (2.18%) CruiseControl
9 11 (1.84%) MSBuild
10 10 (1.68%) JIRA
11 9 (1.51%) NetBeans
11 9 (1.51%) Team Foundation Server
12 8 (1.34%) FitNesse
13 7 (1.17%) NUnit
14 6 (1.01%) Artifactory
14 6 (1.01%) Gradle
14 6 (1.01%) Sonatype Nexus
15 5 (0.84%) Grunt
15 5 (0.84%) gulp
15 5 (0.84%) SoapUI
General
1 98 (16.42%) Finance
2 60 (10.05%) Retail
3 38 (6.37%) Marketing
4 35 (5.86%) Manufacturing
5 25 (4.19%) Banking
6 15 (2.51%) Electronics
7 13 (2.18%) Law
8 11 (1.84%) Publishing
9 10 (1.68%) Pharmaceutical
10 8 (1.34%) Games
10 8 (1.34%) Telecoms
11 7 (1.17%) Legal
12 6 (1.01%) Aerospace
12 6 (1.01%) Back Office
13 4 (0.67%) Advertising
13 4 (0.67%) Retail Banking
14 3 (0.50%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.34%) Automotive
15 2 (0.34%) Corporate Banking
15 2 (0.34%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 177 (29.65%) Developer
2 108 (18.09%) Analyst
3 61 (10.22%) Junior
4 57 (9.55%) C# Developer
5 52 (8.71%) .NET Developer
6 41 (6.87%) Graduate
7 40 (6.70%) C# .NET Developer
7 40 (6.70%) Software Developer
8 36 (6.03%) Architect
9 34 (5.70%) Software Engineer
10 31 (5.19%) Java Developer
11 30 (5.03%) Junior Developer
12 27 (4.52%) DBA
12 27 (4.52%) SQL DBA
13 25 (4.19%) Business Analyst
13 25 (4.19%) Senior Developer
14 24 (4.02%) IT Manager
15 23 (3.85%) Data Scientist
16 21 (3.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 21 (3.52%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (22.11%) .NET
2 93 (15.58%) HTML
3 78 (13.07%) CSS
4 66 (11.06%) ASP.NET
5 50 (8.38%) Web Services
6 44 (7.37%) HTML5
7 37 (6.20%) .NET Framework
7 37 (6.20%) AngularJS
8 30 (5.03%) CSS3
9 25 (4.19%) REST
9 25 (4.19%) Spring
9 25 (4.19%) XML
10 23 (3.85%) jQuery
11 22 (3.69%) RESTful
12 17 (2.85%) J2EE
12 17 (2.85%) JSON
13 16 (2.68%) Spring MVC
14 15 (2.51%) ASP.NET MVC
14 15 (2.51%) XSLT
15 14 (2.35%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 275 (46.06%) Computer Science
2 68 (11.39%) Analytical Skills
3 41 (6.87%) Algorithms
4 34 (5.70%) Enterprise Software
5 32 (5.36%) Data Centre
6 18 (3.02%) Management Information System
7 14 (2.35%) User Experience
8 12 (2.01%) Mainframe
9 10 (1.68%) CMDB
10 9 (1.51%) NHS
10 9 (1.51%) VHDL
11 8 (1.34%) Data Structures
11 8 (1.34%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 8 (1.34%) Mobile App
11 8 (1.34%) Verilog
12 7 (1.17%) Linux Command Line
12 7 (1.17%) Replication
13 6 (1.01%) Social Media
14 5 (0.84%) APACS
14 5 (0.84%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 84 (14.07%) Windows
2 61 (10.22%) Linux
3 18 (3.02%) Unix
4 8 (1.34%) Windows Server
5 5 (0.84%) Android
6 4 (0.67%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.50%) Embedded Linux
7 3 (0.50%) Mac OS X
7 3 (0.50%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.50%) Windows 8
7 3 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.17%) CentOS
9 1 (0.17%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 180 (30.15%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (21.11%) Software Engineering
3 91 (15.24%) Mathematics
4 67 (11.22%) Scrum
5 65 (10.89%) OO
6 63 (10.55%) MVC
7 60 (10.05%) ITIL
8 59 (9.88%) Continuous Integration
9 58 (9.72%) Analytics
10 55 (9.21%) Project Management
11 54 (9.05%) Business Intelligence
12 50 (8.38%) Continuous Improvement
13 49 (8.21%) PRINCE2
14 48 (8.04%) ETL
15 47 (7.87%) Physics
16 46 (7.71%) SDLC
17 42 (7.04%) CRM
18 39 (6.53%) TDD
19 38 (6.37%) Service Delivery
20 31 (5.19%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 202 (33.84%) SQL
2 175 (29.31%) C#
3 126 (21.11%) Java
4 106 (17.76%) JavaScript
5 84 (14.07%) C++
6 66 (11.06%) T-SQL
7 57 (9.55%) Python
8 48 (8.04%) C
9 42 (7.04%) R
10 28 (4.69%) MATLAB
11 26 (4.36%) VB
12 17 (2.85%) COBOL
13 16 (2.68%) PHP
14 13 (2.18%) Ruby
15 12 (2.01%) VB6
16 11 (1.84%) ES6
17 9 (1.51%) VB.NET
18 8 (1.34%) Bash Shell
18 8 (1.34%) PL/SQL
19 6 (1.01%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 36 (6.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (3.02%) MCITP
2 18 (3.02%) Security Cleared
3 17 (2.85%) ITIL Certification
3 17 (2.85%) PhD
4 16 (2.68%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (2.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 15 (2.51%) MCSE
5 15 (2.51%) SC Cleared
6 13 (2.18%) CCNA
6 13 (2.18%) CISSP
7 12 (2.01%) ISEB
7 12 (2.01%) PMI Certification
8 11 (1.84%) CISA
8 11 (1.84%) CISM
8 11 (1.84%) PMP
9 6 (1.01%) CRISC
10 5 (0.84%) CCNP
10 5 (0.84%) MBA
10 5 (0.84%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (5.53%) QA
2 12 (2.01%) PCI DSS
3 10 (1.68%) SLA
4 5 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.50%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.34%) PMO
6 2 (0.34%) Section 508
6 2 (0.34%) WCAG
7 1 (0.17%) MISRA
7 1 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 23 (3.85%) Active Directory
2 17 (2.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (2.68%) vSphere
4 12 (2.01%) Firmware
5 9 (1.51%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (0.84%) Docker
7 4 (0.67%) vCloud
8 1 (0.17%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.17%) Shibboleth
8 1 (0.17%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (1.68%) SCCM
2 8 (1.34%) SCOM
2 8 (1.34%) SCSM
3 7 (1.17%) SCVMM
4 4 (0.67%) BMC PATROL
4 4 (0.67%) Kubernetes
4 4 (0.67%) Nagios
4 4 (0.67%) OpenView
4 4 (0.67%) Tivoli
4 4 (0.67%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
5 3 (0.50%) SCOrch
5 3 (0.50%) vRealize
6 2 (0.34%) Terraform
7 1 (0.17%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (0.17%) HP Fortify
7 1 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.17%) Puppet
7 1 (0.17%) SmoothWall
7 1 (0.17%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 99 (16.58%) Microsoft
2 38 (6.37%) HP
2 38 (6.37%) Oracle
3 32 (5.36%) Cisco
4 26 (4.36%) CheckPoint
5 25 (4.19%) VMware
6 21 (3.52%) Fortinet
7 16 (2.68%) SAP
8 14 (2.35%) Tableau
9 13 (2.18%) Google
9 13 (2.18%) NetApp
10 11 (1.84%) JD Edwards
10 11 (1.84%) Juniper
11 9 (1.51%) IBM
11 9 (1.51%) Twitter
12 8 (1.34%) BMC
12 8 (1.34%) SonicWALL
13 7 (1.17%) EMC
13 7 (1.17%) F5
14 6 (1.01%) hybris
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: 13 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000
Posted: 13 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £40,000
Posted: 13 hours ago
Matlock, Derbyshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 35,000 + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits, progression & training
Posted: 12 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Northamptonshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wellingborough, Northamptonshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: 4 days ago
Grimsby, South Humberside
Ashdown IT
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brackley, Northamptonshire
Volt
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Derbyshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £70k (multiple roles) + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k DoE
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Cyber Team
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Cyber Team
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum pension + 25 days' holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Next
Salary: Completive salary and benefits package including relocation package
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £30,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + 25 days hol + pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £70k (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £44000 - £45000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 23,000 + 5k shift allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-50,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Information Technology Services
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 4 days ago