Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
England > East Midlands
6 months to
14 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 20 15 18
Rank change year-on-year -5 +3 0
Permanent jobs citing Degree 369 600 542
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 9.23% 12.82% 10.40%
As % of the Qualifications category 44.95% 52.86% 48.65%
Number of salaries quoted 300 443 525
East Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £40,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.28% +15.71% -4.11%
10th Percentile £23,500 £24,300 £23,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £72,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year +3.09% +3.19% +4.44%

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 821 1,135 1,114
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 20.53% 24.26% 21.38%
Number of salaries quoted 658 800 928
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.59% +0.63% +1.27%
10th Percentile £24,500 £23,475 £23,250
90th Percentile £79,000 £72,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

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 14 November 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 14 November 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 -4 167 £55,000 +27.09% 50
Leicestershire -16 75 £36,000 -10.00% 30
Northamptonshire -4 74 £100,000 +146.91% 22
Derbyshire -10 26 £40,000 +11.11% 22
Lincolnshire +8 21 £34,750 +20.87% 15
Degree
England

For the 6 months to 14 November 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.

1 155 (42.01%) Agile Software Development
2 111 (30.08%) JavaScript
3 109 (29.54%) AWS
4 97 (26.29%) C#
5 94 (25.47%) Computer Science
6 89 (24.12%) Microsoft
7 85 (23.04%) .NET
8 82 (22.22%) Azure
9 78 (21.14%) HTML
9 78 (21.14%) SQL
10 76 (20.60%) Java
11 74 (20.05%) CSS
12 72 (19.51%) Web Services
13 67 (18.16%) Computer Science Degree
14 63 (17.07%) Unit Testing
15 47 (12.74%) Finance
16 46 (12.47%) Software Engineering
17 45 (12.20%) Test Automation
17 45 (12.20%) GCP
18 44 (11.92%) Windows
19 42 (11.38%) Linux
19 42 (11.38%) AngularJS
19 42 (11.38%) Problem-Solving
20 40 (10.84%) ITIL
21 39 (10.57%) Virtual Team
22 38 (10.30%) Public Cloud
23 37 (10.03%) Mentoring
23 37 (10.03%) JIRA
24 36 (9.76%) Information Security
25 35 (9.49%) Firewall

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 (6.23%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (2.71%) Apache Spark
3 9 (2.44%) IIS
4 8 (2.17%) Apache
5 5 (1.36%) MS Exchange
6 3 (0.81%) CMS
6 3 (0.81%) Confluence
7 2 (0.54%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.27%) JBoss
8 1 (0.27%) Moodle
8 1 (0.27%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.27%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (2.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 10 (2.71%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (1.90%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (0.81%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (0.81%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.54%) Acrobat
5 2 (0.54%) Adobe XD
5 2 (0.54%) InDesign
5 2 (0.54%) InVision
5 2 (0.54%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.54%) Sketch
6 1 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.27%) Simulink
6 1 (0.27%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 15 (4.07%) SAP ERP
2 9 (2.44%) SAP MM
3 7 (1.90%) SAP SD
4 5 (1.36%) SAP S/4HANA
5 3 (0.81%) NetSuite
6 2 (0.54%) Misys Midas
7 1 (0.27%) GoldMine
7 1 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.27%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.27%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.27%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.27%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 109 (29.54%) AWS
2 82 (22.22%) Azure
3 45 (12.20%) GCP
4 25 (6.78%) SaaS
5 16 (4.34%) Office 365
6 14 (3.79%) IaaS
7 13 (3.52%) GitHub
8 12 (3.25%) PaaS
9 10 (2.71%) Cloud Computing
10 7 (1.90%) Serverless
11 3 (0.81%) Boomi
11 3 (0.81%) iPaaS
12 2 (0.54%) AWS CloudFormation
12 2 (0.54%) Azure Active Directory
12 2 (0.54%) Mimecast
12 2 (0.54%) npm
13 1 (0.27%) BrowserStack
13 1 (0.27%) OpenShift
13 1 (0.27%) Power Platform
13 1 (0.27%) vREST
Communications & Networking
1 35 (9.49%) Firewall
2 27 (7.32%) WAN
3 17 (4.61%) Internet
4 16 (4.34%) VoIP
5 13 (3.52%) TCP/IP
6 11 (2.98%) LAN
6 11 (2.98%) MPLS
6 11 (2.98%) VLAN
7 10 (2.71%) DNS
8 9 (2.44%) DHCP
8 9 (2.44%) H.323
8 9 (2.44%) RTP
9 8 (2.17%) Cisco IPT
9 8 (2.17%) HTTP
9 8 (2.17%) HTTPS
9 8 (2.17%) IP Telephony
10 6 (1.63%) Network Security
11 5 (1.36%) Ethernet
12 4 (1.08%) Unified Communications
13 3 (0.81%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (7.05%) SQL Server
2 20 (5.42%) MySQL
3 19 (5.15%) Big Data
4 15 (4.07%) Amazon Aurora
5 10 (2.71%) Hadoop
6 9 (2.44%) HBase
7 8 (2.17%) Flink
8 5 (1.36%) Cosmos DB
8 5 (1.36%) Data Mining
8 5 (1.36%) GIS
9 4 (1.08%) Relational Database
10 3 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (0.81%) Electronic Patient Records
10 3 (0.81%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.54%) NoSQL
11 2 (0.54%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.54%) SQL Server 2017
11 2 (0.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 37 (10.03%) JIRA
2 29 (7.86%) Git (software)
3 26 (7.05%) Visual Studio
4 18 (4.88%) Jenkins
5 13 (3.52%) Subversion
5 13 (3.52%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (1.90%) Selenium
7 6 (1.63%) Maven
8 5 (1.36%) Cucumber
8 5 (1.36%) Visual Studio Code
8 5 (1.36%) webpack
9 4 (1.08%) Grunt
9 4 (1.08%) gulp
10 3 (0.81%) Axure RP
10 3 (0.81%) Dreamweaver
11 2 (0.54%) Gradle
11 2 (0.54%) Robot Framework
11 2 (0.54%) Sonatype Nexus
12 1 (0.27%) Gatling
12 1 (0.27%) Visual Studio Coded UI
General
1 47 (12.74%) Finance
2 26 (7.05%) Retail
3 20 (5.42%) Marketing
4 19 (5.15%) Telecoms
5 12 (3.25%) Legal
6 11 (2.98%) Manufacturing
7 10 (2.71%) Aerospace
8 5 (1.36%) German Language
9 4 (1.08%) Banking
10 3 (0.81%) Automotive
11 2 (0.54%) Electronics
12 1 (0.27%) Back Office
12 1 (0.27%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.27%) Law
12 1 (0.27%) Military
12 1 (0.27%) Public Sector
12 1 (0.27%) Publishing
12 1 (0.27%) Social Housing
Job Titles
1 96 (26.02%) Developer
2 47 (12.74%) Architect
3 39 (10.57%) Software Developer
4 36 (9.76%) Analyst
4 36 (9.76%) C# Developer
5 32 (8.67%) SAP Architect
6 28 (7.59%) Graduate
6 28 (7.59%) Junior
7 25 (6.78%) .NET Developer
8 24 (6.50%) AWS Developer
8 24 (6.50%) Senior Architect
9 21 (5.69%) Junior Developer
10 19 (5.15%) C# .NET Developer
10 19 (5.15%) Senior Developer
11 18 (4.88%) Software Engineer
12 16 (4.34%) Senior .NET Developer
13 15 (4.07%) C# Software Developer
14 14 (3.79%) Full Stack Developer
14 14 (3.79%) Graduate Developer
15 13 (3.52%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (23.04%) .NET
2 78 (21.14%) HTML
3 74 (20.05%) CSS
4 72 (19.51%) Web Services
5 42 (11.38%) AngularJS
6 35 (9.49%) HTML5
7 34 (9.21%) RESTful
8 33 (8.94%) .NET Core
9 31 (8.40%) Node.js
10 23 (6.23%) Spring
11 22 (5.96%) REST
12 20 (5.42%) J2EE
12 20 (5.42%) XML
13 18 (4.88%) ASP.NET
14 17 (4.61%) jQuery
14 17 (4.61%) SAML
14 17 (4.61%) SOAP
15 16 (4.34%) OAuth
16 15 (4.07%) .NET Framework
16 15 (4.07%) React
Miscellaneous
1 39 (10.57%) Virtual Team
2 38 (10.30%) Public Cloud
3 30 (8.13%) Self-Motivation
4 27 (7.32%) Data Centre
5 21 (5.69%) Management Information System
6 18 (4.88%) User Experience
7 15 (4.07%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (2.17%) Enterprise Cloud
10 6 (1.63%) Cloud Native
10 6 (1.63%) CMDB
10 6 (1.63%) NHS
11 4 (1.08%) Mobile App
11 4 (1.08%) PMI
11 4 (1.08%) Security Operations Centre
11 4 (1.08%) Smartphone
12 3 (0.81%) Algorithms
12 3 (0.81%) Driving Licence
12 3 (0.81%) Embedded Systems
12 3 (0.81%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 44 (11.92%) Windows
2 42 (11.38%) Linux
3 22 (5.96%) Windows Server
4 11 (2.98%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (2.71%) Windows 10
6 9 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (1.63%) Android
7 6 (1.63%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.54%) FreeRTOS
8 2 (0.54%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.27%) Unix
9 1 (0.27%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (42.01%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (25.47%) Computer Science
3 63 (17.07%) Unit Testing
4 46 (12.47%) Software Engineering
5 45 (12.20%) Test Automation
6 42 (11.38%) Problem-Solving
7 40 (10.84%) ITIL
8 37 (10.03%) Mentoring
9 36 (9.76%) Information Security
10 35 (9.49%) Cybersecurity
11 34 (9.21%) DevOps
12 33 (8.94%) ERP
12 33 (8.94%) Project Management
12 33 (8.94%) TDD
13 32 (8.67%) Coaching
14 31 (8.40%) Microservices
14 31 (8.40%) SDLC
15 29 (7.86%) Scrum
16 24 (6.50%) Record to Report
17 23 (6.23%) Identity Access Management
Programming Languages
1 111 (30.08%) JavaScript
2 97 (26.29%) C#
3 78 (21.14%) SQL
4 76 (20.60%) Java
5 34 (9.21%) Python
6 31 (8.40%) C++
7 11 (2.98%) T-SQL
8 10 (2.71%) Java 8
9 7 (1.90%) C
9 7 (1.90%) PowerShell
9 7 (1.90%) TypeScript
10 6 (1.63%) PHP
11 5 (1.36%) ES6
12 4 (1.08%) ES7
13 3 (0.81%) PL/SQL
13 3 (0.81%) R
13 3 (0.81%) Ruby
13 3 (0.81%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.54%) MATLAB
14 2 (0.54%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 67 (18.16%) Computer Science Degree
2 35 (9.49%) CISSP
3 32 (8.67%) CISM
3 32 (8.67%) SAP Certification
4 29 (7.86%) Cisco Certification
4 29 (7.86%) Master's Degree
5 20 (5.42%) CCNA
6 16 (4.34%) CISA
7 13 (3.52%) CRISC
7 13 (3.52%) ISEB
8 9 (2.44%) DBS Check
9 8 (2.17%) CCNP
9 8 (2.17%) Security Cleared
10 7 (1.90%) CEH
10 7 (1.90%) PMI Certification
11 6 (1.63%) PMP
12 5 (1.36%) Sun Certification
13 3 (0.81%) CompTIA Security+
13 3 (0.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 2 (0.54%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.69%) GDPR
2 19 (5.15%) PCI DSS
3 16 (4.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (3.79%) NIST
4 14 (3.79%) QA
5 12 (3.25%) SLA
6 10 (2.71%) COBIT
7 5 (1.36%) Cyber Essentials
8 3 (0.81%) DICOM
8 3 (0.81%) HL7
9 2 (0.54%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 2 (0.54%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.54%) HIPAA
9 2 (0.54%) PMBOK
9 2 (0.54%) PMO
10 1 (0.27%) ISO 22301
10 1 (0.27%) ISO 26262
10 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 1 (0.27%) MISRA
System Software
1 35 (9.49%) Docker
2 23 (6.23%) Active Directory
3 20 (5.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (2.98%) Hyper-V
5 10 (2.71%) Firmware
5 10 (2.71%) XenApp
6 8 (2.17%) VirtualBox
7 7 (1.90%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.27%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 22 (5.96%) Kubernetes
2 13 (3.52%) Puppet
3 12 (3.25%) Ansible
3 12 (3.25%) Terraform
4 11 (2.98%) Nessus
5 5 (1.36%) Single Sign-On
6 3 (0.81%) WebSphere Cast Iron
7 2 (0.54%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (0.54%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.54%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 1 (0.27%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.27%) SCCM
8 1 (0.27%) SCOM
Vendors
1 89 (24.12%) Microsoft
2 35 (9.49%) SAP
3 32 (8.67%) Google
4 27 (7.32%) Cisco
5 21 (5.69%) VMware
6 16 (4.34%) ForgeRock
7 14 (3.79%) Oracle
8 12 (3.25%) Splunk
9 11 (2.98%) ReadSoft
10 10 (2.71%) Citrix
11 9 (2.44%) Alibaba
11 9 (2.44%) Avaya
11 9 (2.44%) Veeam
11 9 (2.44%) Zerto
12 8 (2.17%) Mitel
13 6 (1.63%) Adobe
13 6 (1.63%) Black Duck
14 5 (1.36%) Spotify
15 4 (1.08%) Dell
15 4 (1.08%) Salesforce.com