Period
to 4 June 2020

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 4 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
England > East Midlands
6 months to
4 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 17 16 25
Rank change year-on-year -1 +9 -8
Permanent jobs citing Degree 234 481 417
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 10.06% 12.10% 8.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 41.49% 52.86% 43.85%
Number of salaries quoted 191 354 342
Median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,500 £27,050
90th Percentile £88,750 £70,561 £73,750
England median annual salary £51,518 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.04% +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 564 910 951
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 24.24% 22.89% 18.97%
Number of salaries quoted 420 598 771
Median annual salary £45,000 £41,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.76% -1.20% -2.35%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,925 £25,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £67,875 £70,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Degree as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Degree in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for Degree in the East Midlands

Degree
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Degree in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 4 June 2020.

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 4 June 2020. 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 -1 109 £62,500 +41.59% 7
Northamptonshire +3 59 £42,500 -29.17% 11
Leicestershire -12 35 £47,500 +18.75% 5
Derbyshire -13 18 £47,500 +35.71% 7
Lincolnshire +5 13 £25,000 -52.38% 5
Degree
England

For the 6 months to 4 June 2020, 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 86 (36.75%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (34.19%) Computer Science
3 73 (31.20%) Software Engineering
4 68 (29.06%) Java
5 66 (28.21%) Computer Science Degree
6 52 (22.22%) Finance
6 52 (22.22%) Validation
7 44 (18.80%) Microsoft
8 43 (18.38%) Problem-Solving
9 41 (17.52%) AWS
10 39 (16.67%) C#
11 35 (14.96%) Oracle
12 34 (14.53%) SQL
12 34 (14.53%) Scrum
12 34 (14.53%) Big Data
13 33 (14.10%) JavaScript
14 31 (13.25%) Hadoop
15 29 (12.39%) .NET
16 28 (11.97%) Data Analysis
16 28 (11.97%) Azure
16 28 (11.97%) Test Automation
16 28 (11.97%) Analytics
17 26 (11.11%) SAP
17 26 (11.11%) CSS
17 26 (11.11%) Apache Spark
18 25 (10.68%) HBase
18 25 (10.68%) HTML
18 25 (10.68%) Project Management
19 24 (10.26%) Microsoft Excel
19 24 (10.26%) Git (software)

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 26 (11.11%) Apache Spark
2 10 (4.27%) CMS
3 6 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (0.85%) Confluence
4 2 (0.85%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.43%) Apache
5 1 (0.43%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.43%) IIS
5 1 (0.43%) JBoss
5 1 (0.43%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.43%) WildFly
Applications
1 24 (10.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 21 (8.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 10 (4.27%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (4.27%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.43%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.43%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 6 (2.56%) SAP MM
2 2 (0.85%) Magento
3 1 (0.43%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.43%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 41 (17.52%) AWS
2 28 (11.97%) Azure
3 13 (5.56%) GCP
4 10 (4.27%) Office 365
5 7 (2.99%) SaaS
6 6 (2.56%) PaaS
6 6 (2.56%) Power Platform
7 3 (1.28%) PowerApps
8 2 (0.85%) AdWords
8 2 (0.85%) GitHub
8 2 (0.85%) IaaS
8 2 (0.85%) Slack
8 2 (0.85%) ZenHub
9 1 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.43%) Amazon EKS
9 1 (0.43%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.43%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.43%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.43%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.43%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.85%) FTP
2 7 (2.99%) Firewall
2 7 (2.99%) LAN
3 6 (2.56%) Internet
4 4 (1.71%) HTTP
4 4 (1.71%) WAN
5 3 (1.28%) DNS
5 3 (1.28%) VLAN
6 2 (0.85%) DHCP
6 2 (0.85%) Software-Defined Networking
6 2 (0.85%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.43%) 5G
7 1 (0.43%) Cisco IPT
7 1 (0.43%) H.323
7 1 (0.43%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.43%) IPv6
7 1 (0.43%) Network Security
7 1 (0.43%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (0.43%) RTP
7 1 (0.43%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (14.53%) Big Data
2 31 (13.25%) Hadoop
3 25 (10.68%) HBase
4 23 (9.83%) SQL Server
5 15 (6.41%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (4.70%) Apache Hive
6 11 (4.70%) Impala
7 9 (3.85%) NoSQL
7 9 (3.85%) OLTP
8 8 (3.42%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 7 (2.99%) MongoDB
9 7 (2.99%) Relational Database
10 6 (2.56%) Apache Cassandra
10 6 (2.56%) Flink
10 6 (2.56%) Snowflake Schema
11 4 (1.71%) MySQL
11 4 (1.71%) OLAP
11 4 (1.71%) Power BI
12 3 (1.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 3 (1.28%) Looker
Development Applications
1 24 (10.26%) Git (software)
2 21 (8.97%) Jenkins
3 14 (5.98%) Eclipse
3 14 (5.98%) Subversion
4 13 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 12 (5.13%) IntelliJ
5 12 (5.13%) Sonatype Nexus
6 9 (3.85%) ERwin
6 9 (3.85%) PowerDesigner
7 8 (3.42%) JIRA
8 6 (2.56%) ER Studio
9 4 (1.71%) Maven
10 3 (1.28%) Bitbucket
10 3 (1.28%) JUnit
10 3 (1.28%) Visual Studio Coded UI
11 2 (0.85%) Ant
11 2 (0.85%) Gradle
11 2 (0.85%) NUnit
11 2 (0.85%) SpecFlow
11 2 (0.85%) TeamCity
General
1 52 (22.22%) Finance
2 23 (9.83%) Marketing
3 22 (9.40%) Billing
4 19 (8.12%) Back Office
5 15 (6.41%) Retail
6 8 (3.42%) Manufacturing
7 7 (2.99%) Legal
8 5 (2.14%) Public Sector
9 4 (1.71%) Banking
9 4 (1.71%) Local Government
9 4 (1.71%) Telecoms
10 3 (1.28%) Housing Association
10 3 (1.28%) Social Housing
11 2 (0.85%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.85%) Fire and Rescue
12 1 (0.43%) Automotive
12 1 (0.43%) Electronics
12 1 (0.43%) Law
12 1 (0.43%) Military
12 1 (0.43%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 53 (22.65%) Developer
2 32 (13.68%) Analyst
3 31 (13.25%) Software Engineer
4 27 (11.54%) Architect
5 24 (10.26%) Senior Developer
6 20 (8.55%) Java Developer
7 19 (8.12%) Java Engineer
7 19 (8.12%) Java Software Engineer
7 19 (8.12%) Lead Software Engineer
8 17 (7.26%) Senior Java Developer
8 17 (7.26%) Systems Analyst
9 16 (6.84%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 16 (6.84%) Software Developer
9 16 (6.84%) Systems Engineer
10 15 (6.41%) Junior
11 13 (5.56%) Data Architect
11 13 (5.56%) JavaScript Engineer
11 13 (5.56%) Lead Developer
11 13 (5.56%) Oracle Analyst
11 13 (5.56%) Python Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (12.39%) .NET
2 26 (11.11%) CSS
3 25 (10.68%) HTML
4 23 (9.83%) Web Services
5 15 (6.41%) HTML5
6 14 (5.98%) CSS3
7 12 (5.13%) J2EE
7 12 (5.13%) Kafka
8 11 (4.70%) AngularJS
8 11 (4.70%) ASP.NET
9 10 (4.27%) Spring
10 8 (3.42%) ASP.NET Web API
10 8 (3.42%) React
11 7 (2.99%) .NET Core
11 7 (2.99%) .NET Framework
11 7 (2.99%) RESTful
11 7 (2.99%) XML
12 6 (2.56%) Entity Framework
12 6 (2.56%) Hibernate
12 6 (2.56%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 23 (9.83%) Enterprise Software
2 20 (8.55%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (8.12%) Management Information System
4 17 (7.26%) Public Cloud
5 10 (4.27%) Self-Motivation
6 7 (2.99%) Cloud Native
6 7 (2.99%) Virtual Team
7 6 (2.56%) Greenfield Project
8 5 (2.14%) User Experience
9 4 (1.71%) Mobile App
10 3 (1.28%) CMDB
10 3 (1.28%) Reference Data
11 2 (0.85%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (0.85%) Internet of Things
12 1 (0.43%) Algorithms
12 1 (0.43%) FMCG
12 1 (0.43%) iPhone
12 1 (0.43%) Machine to Machine
12 1 (0.43%) Social Media
12 1 (0.43%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 14 (5.98%) Windows
2 5 (2.14%) Android
3 4 (1.71%) Apple iOS
3 4 (1.71%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.28%) Linux
4 3 (1.28%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.85%) Windows 10
5 2 (0.85%) Windows 8
5 2 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.43%) CentOS
6 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2016
6 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (36.75%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (34.19%) Computer Science
3 73 (31.20%) Software Engineering
4 52 (22.22%) Validation
5 43 (18.38%) Problem-Solving
6 34 (14.53%) Scrum
7 28 (11.97%) Analytics
7 28 (11.97%) Data Analysis
7 28 (11.97%) Test Automation
8 25 (10.68%) Project Management
9 24 (10.26%) SDLC
10 22 (9.40%) Customer Requirements
11 21 (8.97%) Business Development
11 21 (8.97%) System Testing
11 21 (8.97%) Systems Engineering
11 21 (8.97%) User Acceptance Testing
12 20 (8.55%) DevOps
13 19 (8.12%) Product Marketing
13 19 (8.12%) Unit Testing
14 18 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 68 (29.06%) Java
2 39 (16.67%) C#
3 34 (14.53%) SQL
4 33 (14.10%) JavaScript
5 21 (8.97%) Python
6 20 (8.55%) Scala
7 13 (5.56%) C++
8 12 (5.13%) C
9 11 (4.70%) Embedded C
10 5 (2.14%) Java 8
11 3 (1.28%) PHP
12 2 (0.85%) ES6
12 2 (0.85%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.85%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.43%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 66 (28.21%) Computer Science Degree
2 20 (8.55%) Master's Degree
3 16 (6.84%) Security Cleared
4 14 (5.98%) AWS Certification
5 10 (4.27%) APMP
5 10 (4.27%) MAPM
5 10 (4.27%) SC Cleared
6 9 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (2.99%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 7 (2.99%) SAP Certification
8 5 (2.14%) MCSE
9 3 (1.28%) DBS Check
9 3 (1.28%) ISEB
9 3 (1.28%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.85%) Numerate Degree
11 1 (0.43%) CISSP
11 1 (0.43%) GPEN
11 1 (0.43%) GWAPT
11 1 (0.43%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.27%) QA
2 6 (2.56%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.71%) COSHH
3 4 (1.71%) GDPR
3 4 (1.71%) SLA
4 1 (0.43%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.43%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.43%) SEPA
System Software
1 20 (8.55%) HDFS
2 16 (6.84%) Firmware
3 8 (3.42%) Docker
4 3 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.85%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.85%) BitLocker
5 2 (0.85%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (0.85%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.43%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 1 (0.43%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.43%) Terminal Server
6 1 (0.43%) vCloud
6 1 (0.43%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.43%) VMware NSX
6 1 (0.43%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (3.85%) Kibana
2 4 (1.71%) Kubernetes
2 4 (1.71%) SCCM
3 2 (0.85%) Puppet
4 1 (0.43%) SCOM
4 1 (0.43%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 44 (18.80%) Microsoft
2 35 (14.96%) Oracle
3 26 (11.11%) SAP
4 20 (8.55%) Google
5 12 (5.13%) IBM
6 6 (2.56%) Teradata
7 4 (1.71%) Cisco
7 4 (1.71%) Cognizant
8 3 (1.28%) Tableau
8 3 (1.28%) VMware
9 2 (0.85%) Black Duck
9 2 (0.85%) EMC
9 2 (0.85%) NEC
9 2 (0.85%) Northgate
9 2 (0.85%) Zend
10 1 (0.43%) Automation Anywhere
10 1 (0.43%) Avaya
10 1 (0.43%) Citrix
10 1 (0.43%) Dell
10 1 (0.43%) UiPath