Period
to 19 November 2018

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 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
England > East Midlands
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 17 18
Rank change year-on-year +3 +1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Degree 607 540 735
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 13.07% 10.51% 11.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 53.34% 49.05% 44.79%
Number of salaries quoted 441 516 766
East Midlands median annual salary £40,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.71% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £24,250 £23,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £58,750 £55,000
England median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +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 1,138 1,101 1,641
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 24.49% 21.43% 25.10%
Number of salaries quoted 792 916 1,235
East Midlands median annual salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.25% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £23,525 £23,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £71,125 £60,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

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 November 2018.

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 November 2018. 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 +4 222 £43,278 +23.65% 61
Leicestershire +10 149 £40,000 - 29
Northamptonshire -1 147 £40,500 +28.57% 28
Derbyshire -6 51 £36,000 +6.67% 32
Lincolnshire +6 19 £27,500 -21.43% 11
Rutland - 17 £25,000 -
Degree
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2018, 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.

1 242 (39.87%) Agile Software Development
2 203 (33.44%) Computer Science
3 197 (32.45%) Java
4 182 (29.98%) Software Engineering
5 158 (26.03%) C#
6 131 (21.58%) Microsoft
7 125 (20.59%) SQL
8 119 (19.60%) Finance
9 115 (18.95%) C++
9 115 (18.95%) JavaScript
10 111 (18.29%) Problem-Solving
11 100 (16.47%) .NET
12 99 (16.31%) Computer Science Degree
13 96 (15.82%) Spring
14 90 (14.83%) HTML
15 84 (13.84%) Manufacturing
15 84 (13.84%) Unit Testing
15 84 (13.84%) Marketing
15 84 (13.84%) Microservices
16 83 (13.67%) Maven
16 83 (13.67%) C
16 83 (13.67%) Windows
17 82 (13.51%) Linux
18 81 (13.34%) Oracle
19 79 (13.01%) Scrum
20 75 (12.36%) Amazon AWS
21 71 (11.70%) Time Management
22 66 (10.87%) Embedded Systems
23 65 (10.71%) OO
24 63 (10.38%) Microsoft Azure

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 34 (5.60%) Apache Spark
2 19 (3.13%) Apache
3 16 (2.64%) IIS
4 15 (2.47%) Elasticsearch
5 9 (1.48%) SAS
6 5 (0.82%) SharePoint
7 4 (0.66%) CMS
7 4 (0.66%) Confluence
8 2 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.33%) JBoss
8 2 (0.33%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.33%) NServiceBus
8 2 (0.33%) WordPress
9 1 (0.16%) ArcGIS
9 1 (0.16%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.16%) CICS
9 1 (0.16%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.16%) nginx
9 1 (0.16%) OpenEdge
9 1 (0.16%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 27 (4.45%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (2.64%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (0.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (0.99%) SPSS
4 5 (0.82%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.16%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.16%) InDesign
5 1 (0.16%) InVision
5 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.16%) Pro/ENGINEER
5 1 (0.16%) PTC Creo
5 1 (0.16%) Simulink
5 1 (0.16%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 4 (0.66%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (0.49%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.33%) Dynamics GP
3 2 (0.33%) Lawson
3 2 (0.33%) Oracle Assets
3 2 (0.33%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (0.33%) SAP Hybris
3 2 (0.33%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (0.16%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.16%) OPENHousing
4 1 (0.16%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.16%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.16%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.16%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 75 (12.36%) Amazon AWS
2 63 (10.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 59 (9.72%) GitHub
4 22 (3.62%) Google Cloud Platform
5 12 (1.98%) SaaS
6 9 (1.48%) Adobe Analytics
7 6 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (0.82%) npm
8 5 (0.82%) PaaS
9 4 (0.66%) Google Analytics
9 4 (0.66%) IaaS
9 4 (0.66%) IBM Cloud
9 4 (0.66%) Office 365
10 3 (0.49%) Dynamics 365
10 3 (0.49%) FinancialForce
11 2 (0.33%) Force.com
11 2 (0.33%) NuGet
12 1 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
12 1 (0.16%) Boomi
12 1 (0.16%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 52 (8.57%) TCP/IP
2 34 (5.60%) Modbus
3 33 (5.44%) RS-485
4 24 (3.95%) Internet
5 14 (2.31%) Firewall
5 14 (2.31%) HTTP
6 13 (2.14%) WAN
7 12 (1.98%) LAN
8 8 (1.32%) MPLS
8 8 (1.32%) VoIP
8 8 (1.32%) VPN
8 8 (1.32%) Wireless
9 7 (1.15%) Network Security
10 6 (0.99%) Reverse Proxy
10 6 (0.99%) SAN
11 5 (0.82%) DHCP
11 5 (0.82%) Intrusion Detection
12 4 (0.66%) Cisco Nexus
12 4 (0.66%) Ethernet
12 4 (0.66%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (9.88%) SQL Server
2 41 (6.75%) Big Data
3 30 (4.94%) Hadoop
4 28 (4.61%) HBase
5 27 (4.45%) MongoDB
6 15 (2.47%) Apache Hive
6 15 (2.47%) Impala
6 15 (2.47%) SQL Server 2016
7 14 (2.31%) PostgreSQL
8 13 (2.14%) Data Mining
8 13 (2.14%) Data Warehouse
8 13 (2.14%) Flink
8 13 (2.14%) Relational Database
9 12 (1.98%) MySQL
10 11 (1.81%) OLTP
10 11 (1.81%) Oracle Database
11 10 (1.65%) NoSQL
12 7 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
12 7 (1.15%) SQL Server 2014
12 7 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 83 (13.67%) Maven
2 59 (9.72%) Visual Studio
3 49 (8.07%) Gradle
4 47 (7.74%) Subversion
5 44 (7.25%) Cucumber
6 41 (6.75%) Jenkins
7 40 (6.59%) Git (software)
8 39 (6.43%) Robot Framework
9 25 (4.12%) JUnit
10 18 (2.97%) JIRA
11 12 (1.98%) CppUnit
12 9 (1.48%) GitLab
13 8 (1.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 7 (1.15%) Selenium
14 7 (1.15%) Xcode
15 6 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
16 5 (0.82%) LoadRunner
16 5 (0.82%) NeoLoad
16 5 (0.82%) webpack
17 4 (0.66%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 119 (19.60%) Finance
2 84 (13.84%) Manufacturing
2 84 (13.84%) Marketing
3 50 (8.24%) Retail
4 33 (5.44%) Billing
5 26 (4.28%) Automotive
5 26 (4.28%) Banking
6 23 (3.79%) Telecoms
7 21 (3.46%) Electronics
8 14 (2.31%) Retail Banking
9 11 (1.81%) Law
10 9 (1.48%) Legal
11 4 (0.66%) Aerospace
12 3 (0.49%) Publishing
13 2 (0.33%) Advertising
13 2 (0.33%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.33%) Games
13 2 (0.33%) General Ledger
13 2 (0.33%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 168 (27.68%) Developer
2 124 (20.43%) Software Engineer
3 86 (14.17%) Analyst
4 64 (10.54%) Java Developer
5 57 (9.39%) Graduate
6 49 (8.07%) .NET Developer
7 48 (7.91%) Embedded Engineer
8 42 (6.92%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 41 (6.75%) C# Developer
10 40 (6.59%) Lead Software Engineer
11 35 (5.77%) Graduate Developer
12 34 (5.60%) Systems Analyst
13 31 (5.11%) Junior
14 28 (4.61%) Business Systems Analyst
15 27 (4.45%) C# .NET Developer
16 26 (4.28%) Senior Developer
17 25 (4.12%) Junior Developer
17 25 (4.12%) Lead Developer
18 22 (3.62%) Software Developer
19 21 (3.46%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (16.47%) .NET
2 96 (15.82%) Spring
3 90 (14.83%) HTML
4 56 (9.23%) Web Services
5 55 (9.06%) CSS
6 54 (8.90%) HTML5
7 50 (8.24%) REST
8 45 (7.41%) ASP.NET
9 43 (7.08%) RESTful
10 41 (6.75%) Node.js
11 34 (5.60%) .NET Framework
12 31 (5.11%) AngularJS
13 29 (4.78%) jQuery
14 28 (4.61%) JMS
15 27 (4.45%) JSON
15 27 (4.45%) SOAP
16 23 (3.79%) JPA
17 22 (3.62%) J2EE
18 21 (3.46%) ASP.NET MVC
18 21 (3.46%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 203 (33.44%) Computer Science
2 66 (10.87%) Embedded Systems
3 62 (10.21%) Device Driver
4 50 (8.24%) Self-Motivation
5 42 (6.92%) Analytical Skills
6 33 (5.44%) CAN bus
7 31 (5.11%) Public Cloud
8 23 (3.79%) Virtual Team
9 21 (3.46%) Management Information System
10 20 (3.29%) Mobile App
11 19 (3.13%) Data Centre
11 19 (3.13%) User Experience
12 16 (2.64%) Enterprise Software
13 12 (1.98%) Credit Risk
14 11 (1.81%) Greenfield Project
15 10 (1.65%) PMI
16 9 (1.48%) Driving Licence
16 9 (1.48%) Fintech
17 8 (1.32%) NHS
18 6 (0.99%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 83 (13.67%) Windows
2 82 (13.51%) Linux
3 47 (7.74%) Apple iOS
4 45 (7.41%) Android
5 33 (5.44%) FreeRTOS
6 30 (4.94%) Unix
7 9 (1.48%) Windows Server
8 6 (0.99%) Windows 7
9 4 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.49%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.33%) CentOS
11 2 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.16%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.16%) SUSE
12 1 (0.16%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 242 (39.87%) Agile Software Development
2 182 (29.98%) Software Engineering
3 111 (18.29%) Problem-Solving
4 84 (13.84%) Microservices
4 84 (13.84%) Unit Testing
5 79 (13.01%) Scrum
6 71 (11.70%) Time Management
7 65 (10.71%) OO
8 62 (10.21%) Analytics
9 57 (9.39%) Continuous Integration
10 56 (9.23%) Mathematics
11 48 (7.91%) Project Management
11 48 (7.91%) Validation
12 47 (7.74%) Cybersecurity
12 47 (7.74%) MVC
12 47 (7.74%) SDLC
13 45 (7.41%) Test Automation
14 40 (6.59%) TDD
15 37 (6.10%) Decision-Making
16 34 (5.60%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 197 (32.45%) Java
2 158 (26.03%) C#
3 125 (20.59%) SQL
4 115 (18.95%) C++
4 115 (18.95%) JavaScript
5 83 (13.67%) C
6 30 (4.94%) Python
7 15 (2.47%) PHP
8 11 (1.81%) VBA
9 10 (1.65%) Scala
10 8 (1.32%) R
10 8 (1.32%) T-SQL
11 7 (1.15%) Embedded C
11 7 (1.15%) Objective-C
11 7 (1.15%) TypeScript
12 5 (0.82%) PL/SQL
12 5 (0.82%) VB.NET
13 4 (0.66%) Perl
13 4 (0.66%) Ruby
14 2 (0.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 99 (16.31%) Computer Science Degree
2 30 (4.94%) Master's Degree
3 18 (2.97%) ISTQB
4 16 (2.64%) Security Cleared
5 15 (2.47%) Numerate Degree
6 12 (1.98%) HND
7 11 (1.81%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (1.81%) ISEB
8 10 (1.65%) PMI Certification
9 9 (1.48%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (1.32%) CISSP
10 8 (1.32%) SC Cleared
11 7 (1.15%) CCNA
11 7 (1.15%) CCNP
12 5 (0.82%) DBS Check
12 5 (0.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 5 (0.82%) MCSE
13 3 (0.49%) HNC
13 3 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (0.49%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (4.45%) QA
2 11 (1.81%) GDPR
3 6 (0.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (0.66%) SLA
5 3 (0.49%) COBIT
5 3 (0.49%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.49%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 2 (0.33%) PMO
7 1 (0.16%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.16%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.16%) ISO 26262
System Software
1 52 (8.57%) Firmware
2 40 (6.59%) Docker
3 32 (5.27%) Active Directory
4 10 (1.65%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (0.99%) HDFS
5 6 (0.99%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.66%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.16%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.16%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 19 (3.13%) Kubernetes
2 10 (1.65%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (1.65%) Puppet
3 8 (1.32%) Oozie
4 5 (0.82%) Single Sign-On
5 4 (0.66%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 2 (0.33%) Ansible
6 2 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.33%) Netcool
7 1 (0.16%) EnCase
7 1 (0.16%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (0.16%) Kibana
7 1 (0.16%) logstash
7 1 (0.16%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (0.16%) Terraform
Vendors
1 131 (21.58%) Microsoft
2 81 (13.34%) Oracle
3 30 (4.94%) Google
4 28 (4.61%) SAP
5 17 (2.80%) ForgeRock
6 15 (2.47%) VMware
7 14 (2.31%) Adobe
8 9 (1.48%) Cisco
9 7 (1.15%) CyberArk
9 7 (1.15%) Xamarin
10 6 (0.99%) SolarWinds
10 6 (0.99%) Symantec
11 5 (0.82%) F5
11 5 (0.82%) Kaseya
11 5 (0.82%) MuleSoft
11 5 (0.82%) Telerik
12 4 (0.66%) IFS
12 4 (0.66%) iManage
12 4 (0.66%) MapR
12 4 (0.66%) Meraki