Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
England > East Midlands
6 months to
19 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 22 20 17
Rank change year-on-year -2 -3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Degree 352 482 534
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 8.72% 10.01% 10.30%
As % of the Qualifications category 43.89% 46.66% 47.76%
Number of salaries quoted 265 390 557
East Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +25.00% -5.56%
10th Percentile £23,500 £24,925 £23,400
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £57,500
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 802 1,033 1,118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 19.86% 21.46% 21.56%
Number of salaries quoted 603 790 935
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £23,500 £23,200 £23,600
90th Percentile £70,561 £73,750 £59,350
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year - +6.38% +0.73%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +4 149 £50,000 +17.65% 45
Northamptonshire -2 73 £65,000 +44.44% 28
Leicestershire -13 72 £31,750 -25.48% 26
Derbyshire -12 46 £40,000 +11.62% 19
Lincolnshire -1 6 £43,750 +68.27% 17
Degree
England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 146 (41.48%) Agile Software Development
2 118 (33.52%) C#
3 107 (30.40%) Microsoft
4 104 (29.55%) JavaScript
5 100 (28.41%) Computer Science
6 95 (26.99%) AWS
7 84 (23.86%) .NET
8 83 (23.58%) SQL
9 79 (22.44%) Azure
10 77 (21.88%) HTML
11 71 (20.17%) CSS
12 67 (19.03%) Java
13 65 (18.47%) Computer Science Degree
14 56 (15.91%) Software Engineering
15 52 (14.77%) Web Services
16 51 (14.49%) Unit Testing
17 49 (13.92%) Linux
18 48 (13.64%) Windows
18 48 (13.64%) Test Automation
19 46 (13.07%) Visual Studio
19 46 (13.07%) Finance
19 46 (13.07%) Docker
20 45 (12.78%) ITIL
21 43 (12.22%) Mentoring
22 40 (11.36%) AngularJS
22 40 (11.36%) Virtual Team
22 40 (11.36%) Self-Motivation
23 39 (11.08%) Microservices
24 37 (10.51%) Coaching
24 37 (10.51%) DevOps

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 15 (4.26%) Elasticsearch
2 12 (3.41%) IIS
3 8 (2.27%) Apache Spark
4 6 (1.70%) Apache
5 2 (0.57%) CMS
5 2 (0.57%) JBoss
5 2 (0.57%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.28%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 17 (4.83%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (4.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 13 (3.69%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 7 (1.99%) SAP ERP
2 4 (1.14%) NetSuite
2 4 (1.14%) SAP S/4HANA
3 3 (0.85%) SAP MM
4 2 (0.57%) Misys Midas
4 2 (0.57%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.28%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.28%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.28%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 95 (26.99%) AWS
2 79 (22.44%) Azure
3 28 (7.95%) GCP
4 15 (4.26%) SaaS
5 11 (3.13%) IaaS
6 9 (2.56%) PaaS
7 8 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
8 7 (1.99%) Office 365
8 7 (1.99%) Serverless
9 6 (1.70%) NuGet
10 5 (1.42%) GitHub
10 5 (1.42%) npm
11 3 (0.85%) Boomi
11 3 (0.85%) iPaaS
11 3 (0.85%) Power Platform
12 2 (0.57%) Azure Active Directory
12 2 (0.57%) Google Analytics
13 1 (0.28%) Dynamics 365
13 1 (0.28%) Mimecast
13 1 (0.28%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 32 (9.09%) Firewall
2 20 (5.68%) TCP/IP
3 17 (4.83%) WAN
4 15 (4.26%) Internet
5 12 (3.41%) Modbus
5 12 (3.41%) RS-485
6 11 (3.13%) VLAN
7 9 (2.56%) Ethernet
7 9 (2.56%) LAN
8 8 (2.27%) DNS
9 7 (1.99%) DHCP
9 7 (1.99%) H.323
9 7 (1.99%) Network Security
9 7 (1.99%) RTP
10 6 (1.70%) Cisco IPT
10 6 (1.70%) HTTP
10 6 (1.70%) HTTPS
10 6 (1.70%) IP Telephony
11 5 (1.42%) VoIP
12 4 (1.14%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (9.66%) SQL Server
2 20 (5.68%) MySQL
3 15 (4.26%) Amazon Aurora
4 11 (3.13%) Big Data
5 9 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (2.27%) GIS
6 8 (2.27%) Hadoop
7 7 (1.99%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (1.99%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (1.99%) SQL Server 2017
7 7 (1.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (1.70%) Data Mining
9 5 (1.42%) Cosmos DB
10 4 (1.14%) Electronic Patient Records
10 4 (1.14%) Relational Database
11 3 (0.85%) NoSQL
11 3 (0.85%) Power BI
12 2 (0.57%) MongoDB
12 2 (0.57%) OLTP
12 2 (0.57%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 46 (13.07%) Visual Studio
2 31 (8.81%) Git (software)
3 24 (6.82%) JIRA
4 22 (6.25%) Subversion
5 19 (5.40%) Selenium
6 9 (2.56%) Maven
6 9 (2.56%) Visual Studio Code
6 9 (2.56%) webpack
7 8 (2.27%) Cucumber
7 8 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (1.99%) Sonatype Nexus
9 5 (1.42%) Jenkins
10 4 (1.14%) Robot Framework
11 3 (0.85%) GCC
12 2 (0.57%) Gradle
12 2 (0.57%) Grunt
12 2 (0.57%) gulp
12 2 (0.57%) Rational DOORS
13 1 (0.28%) Gatling
13 1 (0.28%) SonarQube
General
1 46 (13.07%) Finance
2 28 (7.95%) Retail
3 22 (6.25%) Manufacturing
4 20 (5.68%) Telecoms
5 15 (4.26%) Marketing
6 12 (3.41%) Legal
7 9 (2.56%) Aerospace
7 9 (2.56%) German Language
8 4 (1.14%) Electronics
9 2 (0.57%) Banking
10 1 (0.28%) Automotive
10 1 (0.28%) Law
10 1 (0.28%) Military
10 1 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.28%) Public Sector
10 1 (0.28%) Publishing
10 1 (0.28%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 103 (29.26%) Developer
2 41 (11.65%) C# Developer
3 37 (10.51%) Software Developer
4 31 (8.81%) Analyst
5 29 (8.24%) Architect
5 29 (8.24%) Graduate
6 28 (7.95%) .NET Developer
7 27 (7.67%) Junior
8 26 (7.39%) AWS Developer
9 24 (6.82%) Senior Developer
9 24 (6.82%) Software Engineer
10 21 (5.97%) C# .NET Developer
10 21 (5.97%) Junior Developer
11 17 (4.83%) Full Stack Developer
11 17 (4.83%) Senior .NET Developer
12 14 (3.98%) C# Software Developer
12 14 (3.98%) Lead Developer
13 13 (3.69%) Senior C# .NET Developer
13 13 (3.69%) Senior C# Developer
14 12 (3.41%) SAP Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (23.86%) .NET
2 77 (21.88%) HTML
3 71 (20.17%) CSS
4 52 (14.77%) Web Services
5 40 (11.36%) AngularJS
6 35 (9.94%) Node.js
7 34 (9.66%) HTML5
8 31 (8.81%) .NET Core
9 29 (8.24%) Spring
10 27 (7.67%) .NET Framework
11 26 (7.39%) RESTful
12 24 (6.82%) REST
13 22 (6.25%) J2EE
14 21 (5.97%) SAML
15 20 (5.68%) ASP.NET
15 20 (5.68%) OAuth
16 16 (4.55%) React
17 13 (3.69%) jQuery
18 11 (3.13%) Redux
18 11 (3.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 40 (11.36%) Self-Motivation
1 40 (11.36%) Virtual Team
2 34 (9.66%) Data Centre
3 27 (7.67%) Public Cloud
4 26 (7.39%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
5 15 (4.26%) Management Information System
6 13 (3.69%) User Experience
7 11 (3.13%) NHS
8 10 (2.84%) Embedded Systems
9 9 (2.56%) Driving Licence
10 8 (2.27%) CAN bus
11 7 (1.99%) Algorithms
11 7 (1.99%) Fibre Optics
11 7 (1.99%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 6 (1.70%) e-Learning
13 5 (1.42%) CMDB
14 4 (1.14%) CPLD
14 4 (1.14%) PMI
15 3 (0.85%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 49 (13.92%) Linux
2 48 (13.64%) Windows
3 21 (5.97%) Windows Server
4 11 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (2.27%) Android
5 8 (2.27%) Apple iOS
5 8 (2.27%) FreeRTOS
6 7 (1.99%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.85%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.57%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.57%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.28%) Unix
9 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (41.48%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (28.41%) Computer Science
3 56 (15.91%) Software Engineering
4 51 (14.49%) Unit Testing
5 48 (13.64%) Test Automation
6 45 (12.78%) ITIL
7 43 (12.22%) Mentoring
8 39 (11.08%) Microservices
9 37 (10.51%) Coaching
9 37 (10.51%) DevOps
9 37 (10.51%) TDD
10 35 (9.94%) SDLC
11 33 (9.38%) Scrum
12 32 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
13 30 (8.52%) Problem-Solving
14 28 (7.95%) MVC
15 27 (7.67%) Project Management
16 26 (7.39%) Identity Access Management
16 26 (7.39%) Information Security
17 25 (7.10%) OO
Programming Languages
1 118 (33.52%) C#
2 104 (29.55%) JavaScript
3 83 (23.58%) SQL
4 67 (19.03%) Java
5 30 (8.52%) C++
6 29 (8.24%) Python
7 16 (4.55%) C
8 12 (3.41%) Java 8
8 12 (3.41%) PowerShell
9 11 (3.13%) T-SQL
9 11 (3.13%) TypeScript
10 7 (1.99%) PHP
11 4 (1.14%) R
11 4 (1.14%) Shell Script
12 3 (0.85%) Embedded C
12 3 (0.85%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.57%) ES6
13 2 (0.57%) PHP 7
13 2 (0.57%) Ruby
13 2 (0.57%) VBA
Qualifications
1 65 (18.47%) Computer Science Degree
2 31 (8.81%) Master's Degree
3 30 (8.52%) Cisco Certification
4 28 (7.95%) CISSP
5 27 (7.67%) CISM
6 19 (5.40%) CCNA
7 13 (3.69%) CISA
8 12 (3.41%) CRISC
8 12 (3.41%) ISEB
8 12 (3.41%) SAP Certification
9 10 (2.84%) CCNP
9 10 (2.84%) HND
9 10 (2.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 8 (2.27%) ISTQB
10 8 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (2.27%) Postgraduate
10 8 (2.27%) Security Cleared
11 7 (1.99%) MBA
12 6 (1.70%) HNC
12 6 (1.70%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (6.82%) GDPR
2 18 (5.11%) QA
3 16 (4.55%) PCI DSS
4 12 (3.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (2.84%) COBIT
5 10 (2.84%) SLA
6 9 (2.56%) Data Quality
6 9 (2.56%) NIST
7 5 (1.42%) PMO
8 4 (1.14%) Cyber Essentials
9 3 (0.85%) DICOM
9 3 (0.85%) HL7
10 2 (0.57%) HIPAA
11 1 (0.28%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
11 1 (0.28%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 1 (0.28%) PMBOK
System Software
1 46 (13.07%) Docker
2 28 (7.95%) Active Directory
3 15 (4.26%) Firmware
4 9 (2.56%) Hyper-V
4 9 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (1.70%) VirtualBox
6 2 (0.57%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.28%) vSphere
7 1 (0.28%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 31 (8.81%) Kubernetes
2 11 (3.13%) Puppet
3 10 (2.84%) Terraform
4 8 (2.27%) Nessus
5 6 (1.70%) SCOM
6 5 (1.42%) Ansible
7 4 (1.14%) Single Sign-On
8 3 (0.85%) WebSphere Cast Iron
9 2 (0.57%) Microsoft Intune
9 2 (0.57%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.57%) Network Intrusion Detection System
10 1 (0.28%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.28%) Netcool
10 1 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 107 (30.40%) Microsoft
2 20 (5.68%) ForgeRock
3 16 (4.55%) Oracle
4 15 (4.26%) Cisco
4 15 (4.26%) Google
4 15 (4.26%) SAP
5 12 (3.41%) Salesforce.com
6 10 (2.84%) VMware
7 9 (2.56%) Splunk
8 7 (1.99%) Avaya
9 6 (1.70%) Dynatrace
9 6 (1.70%) Mitel
9 6 (1.70%) ReadSoft
10 5 (1.42%) Spotify
11 4 (1.14%) Alibaba
11 4 (1.14%) Dell
11 4 (1.14%) EMC
11 4 (1.14%) Virgin Media
12 3 (0.85%) IBM
12 3 (0.85%) Informatica