Period
to 19 July 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 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
England > East Midlands
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 17 14
Rank change year-on-year -4 -3 +2
Permanent jobs citing Degree 477 546 827
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 9.34% 9.82% 12.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 46.27% 47.94% 47.45%
Number of salaries quoted 390 529 737
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% +5.71%
10th Percentile £24,000 £26,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £58,750 £55,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 1,031 1,139 1,743
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 20.19% 20.49% 26.66%
Number of salaries quoted 819 907 1,319
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% -
10th Percentile £23,850 £25,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £58,750 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +8.70% -3.16% +5.56%

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 July 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 July 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
Northamptonshire -2 152 £47,500 +55.74% 21
Nottinghamshire -4 131 £40,000 -5.88% 51
Derbyshire +1 92 £36,668 -13.72% 28
Leicestershire 0 84 £39,000 +4.00% 37
Lincolnshire +2 10 £26,000 -45.26% 16
Rutland - 1 £40,000 -
Degree
England

For the 6 months to 19 July 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.

1 155 (32.49%) Computer Science
2 153 (32.08%) Agile Software Development
3 108 (22.64%) Computer Science Degree
4 101 (21.17%) C#
4 101 (21.17%) Java
5 100 (20.96%) SQL
6 96 (20.13%) Problem-Solving
7 87 (18.24%) Scrum
8 85 (17.82%) Software Engineering
9 83 (17.40%) Microsoft
10 77 (16.14%) Oracle
10 77 (16.14%) Finance
11 71 (14.88%) Windows
12 69 (14.47%) SQL Server
13 68 (14.26%) .NET
14 64 (13.42%) JavaScript
15 60 (12.58%) Project Management
15 60 (12.58%) Analytical Skills
16 57 (11.95%) C++
17 54 (11.32%) CSS
18 52 (10.90%) HTML
19 46 (9.64%) OO
19 46 (9.64%) Microservices
20 43 (9.01%) Test Automation
20 43 (9.01%) C
21 42 (8.81%) ITIL
22 40 (8.39%) QA
23 39 (8.18%) DevOps
23 39 (8.18%) Mathematics
24 38 (7.97%) ASP.NET

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 11 (2.31%) JBoss
1 11 (2.31%) MQSeries
2 10 (2.10%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (1.68%) Tomcat
3 8 (1.68%) WildFly
4 7 (1.47%) Confluence
5 6 (1.26%) MS Exchange
5 6 (1.26%) SharePoint
6 4 (0.84%) Apache Solr
6 4 (0.84%) Apache Spark
7 3 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (0.63%) SAS
8 2 (0.42%) Apache
8 2 (0.42%) CMS
8 2 (0.42%) NServiceBus
9 1 (0.21%) ArcGIS
9 1 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.21%) IIS
9 1 (0.21%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 36 (7.55%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (2.52%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (1.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.84%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.63%) UserZoom
6 2 (0.42%) InVision
6 2 (0.42%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.42%) SPSS
7 1 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 4 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (0.84%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (0.63%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.42%) Sage CRM
4 1 (0.21%) Magento
4 1 (0.21%) Maximo
4 1 (0.21%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.21%) SAP Hybris
4 1 (0.21%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 35 (7.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (5.45%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (3.35%) GitHub
3 16 (3.35%) Office 365
4 11 (2.31%) SaaS
5 9 (1.89%) PaaS
6 4 (0.84%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (0.84%) IBM Cloud
7 3 (0.63%) Adobe Analytics
7 3 (0.63%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (0.63%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.42%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.42%) Serverless
9 1 (0.21%) AdWords
9 1 (0.21%) Boomi
9 1 (0.21%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.21%) npm
9 1 (0.21%) NuGet
9 1 (0.21%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 21 (4.40%) Internet
2 17 (3.56%) Firewall
3 13 (2.73%) WAN
4 10 (2.10%) LAN
5 8 (1.68%) Network Security
5 8 (1.68%) SAN
6 7 (1.47%) TCP/IP
6 7 (1.47%) VPN
6 7 (1.47%) Wireless
7 6 (1.26%) DHCP
7 6 (1.26%) DNS
7 6 (1.26%) HTTP
8 4 (0.84%) Intranet
8 4 (0.84%) SMS
8 4 (0.84%) WebEx
8 4 (0.84%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (0.63%) BIG-IP
9 3 (0.63%) LTE
9 3 (0.63%) Reverse Proxy
9 3 (0.63%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (14.47%) SQL Server
2 19 (3.98%) NoSQL
3 18 (3.77%) MySQL
4 17 (3.56%) Data Warehouse
4 17 (3.56%) MongoDB
5 13 (2.73%) OLTP
6 12 (2.52%) Data Mining
7 10 (2.10%) Apache Cassandra
8 9 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (1.68%) Big Data
9 8 (1.68%) Hadoop
9 8 (1.68%) Oracle Database
10 7 (1.47%) Relational Database
10 7 (1.47%) SQL Server 2016
11 6 (1.26%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (1.26%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (1.26%) SQL Server 2014
11 6 (1.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (1.05%) Power BI
12 5 (1.05%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 26 (5.45%) Subversion
1 26 (5.45%) Visual Studio
2 25 (5.24%) Cucumber
2 25 (5.24%) Selenium
3 24 (5.03%) Maven
4 23 (4.82%) Git (software)
5 18 (3.77%) JIRA
5 18 (3.77%) JUnit
6 13 (2.73%) Jenkins
7 12 (2.52%) Gradle
8 7 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (1.26%) Bugzilla
9 6 (1.26%) Rational DOORS
10 5 (1.05%) Bitbucket
10 5 (1.05%) LoadRunner
10 5 (1.05%) NeoLoad
10 5 (1.05%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 5 (1.05%) WiX
11 4 (0.84%) ANTLR
11 4 (0.84%) Artifactory
General
1 77 (16.14%) Finance
2 36 (7.55%) Banking
3 34 (7.13%) Marketing
4 30 (6.29%) Retail
5 26 (5.45%) Manufacturing
6 25 (5.24%) Billing
7 20 (4.19%) Telecoms
8 18 (3.77%) Retail Banking
9 14 (2.94%) Law
10 12 (2.52%) Electronics
11 10 (2.10%) Legal
12 9 (1.89%) Automotive
13 4 (0.84%) Aerospace
13 4 (0.84%) Investment Banking
14 3 (0.63%) Back Office
15 2 (0.42%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.42%) Games
15 2 (0.42%) German Language
15 2 (0.42%) Military
16 1 (0.21%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 109 (22.85%) Developer
2 86 (18.03%) Analyst
3 41 (8.60%) Software Engineer
4 36 (7.55%) Java Developer
5 28 (5.87%) Software Developer
6 26 (5.45%) Junior
7 24 (5.03%) .NET Developer
7 24 (5.03%) Systems Analyst
8 23 (4.82%) Business Systems Analyst
8 23 (4.82%) C# Developer
8 23 (4.82%) Graduate
9 22 (4.61%) Scrum Master
10 21 (4.40%) Project Manager
10 21 (4.40%) Test Analyst
11 19 (3.98%) IT Manager
12 18 (3.77%) Test Engineer
13 17 (3.56%) Junior Developer
14 16 (3.35%) C# .NET Developer
15 15 (3.14%) Embedded Engineer
15 15 (3.14%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (14.26%) .NET
2 54 (11.32%) CSS
3 52 (10.90%) HTML
4 38 (7.97%) ASP.NET
5 35 (7.34%) Web Services
6 28 (5.87%) jQuery
7 26 (5.45%) REST
7 26 (5.45%) Spring
8 22 (4.61%) XML
9 20 (4.19%) AngularJS
10 19 (3.98%) HTML5
11 17 (3.56%) JMS
11 17 (3.56%) JPA
11 17 (3.56%) JSON
12 15 (3.14%) CSS3
12 15 (3.14%) SOAP
13 14 (2.94%) RESTful
13 14 (2.94%) WPF
14 13 (2.73%) ASP.NET MVC
15 12 (2.52%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 155 (32.49%) Computer Science
2 60 (12.58%) Analytical Skills
3 36 (7.55%) Self-Motivation
4 19 (3.98%) Management Information System
5 18 (3.77%) Fintech
6 16 (3.35%) Device Driver
6 16 (3.35%) Mobile App
7 15 (3.14%) Embedded Systems
8 14 (2.94%) CCTV
8 14 (2.94%) Driving Licence
9 13 (2.73%) SCADA
9 13 (2.73%) User Experience
10 11 (2.31%) Algorithms
11 10 (2.10%) Data Centre
12 7 (1.47%) CMDB
12 7 (1.47%) Cyberthreat
13 6 (1.26%) 3D Graphics
13 6 (1.26%) Greenfield Project
13 6 (1.26%) NHS
13 6 (1.26%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 71 (14.88%) Windows
2 27 (5.66%) Linux
3 16 (3.35%) Unix
4 13 (2.73%) Windows Server
5 7 (1.47%) Apple iOS
5 7 (1.47%) Windows 10
5 7 (1.47%) Windows 8
5 7 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (0.84%) Android
6 4 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (0.84%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.42%) CentOS
7 2 (0.42%) SUSE
7 2 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.21%) Debian
8 1 (0.21%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.21%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (32.08%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (20.13%) Problem-Solving
3 87 (18.24%) Scrum
4 85 (17.82%) Software Engineering
5 60 (12.58%) Project Management
6 46 (9.64%) Microservices
6 46 (9.64%) OO
7 43 (9.01%) Test Automation
8 42 (8.81%) ITIL
9 39 (8.18%) DevOps
9 39 (8.18%) Mathematics
10 38 (7.97%) Continuous Integration
10 38 (7.97%) Mentoring
11 35 (7.34%) SDLC
12 30 (6.29%) MVC
13 28 (5.87%) PRINCE2
14 27 (5.66%) Configuration Management
14 27 (5.66%) SOA
15 26 (5.45%) Coaching
16 25 (5.24%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 101 (21.17%) C#
1 101 (21.17%) Java
2 100 (20.96%) SQL
3 64 (13.42%) JavaScript
4 57 (11.95%) C++
5 43 (9.01%) C
6 25 (5.24%) Python
7 20 (4.19%) PHP
7 20 (4.19%) VBA
8 13 (2.73%) VB
9 12 (2.52%) PL/SQL
10 10 (2.10%) PowerShell
11 9 (1.89%) T-SQL
12 6 (1.26%) Java 8
12 6 (1.26%) VB.NET
13 5 (1.05%) XAML
14 4 (0.84%) Perl
14 4 (0.84%) Smalltalk
15 3 (0.63%) Bash Shell
15 3 (0.63%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 108 (22.64%) Computer Science Degree
2 26 (5.45%) ISTQB
3 25 (5.24%) HND
3 25 (5.24%) Master's Degree
4 18 (3.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 14 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (2.10%) CCNP
6 10 (2.10%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (2.10%) MCSE
7 8 (1.68%) Numerate Degree
7 8 (1.68%) Security Cleared
8 7 (1.47%) CCNA
8 7 (1.47%) CISSP
8 7 (1.47%) ISEB
9 6 (1.26%) CISA
9 6 (1.26%) DBS Check
9 6 (1.26%) HNC
10 4 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (0.84%) SC Cleared
11 3 (0.63%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (8.39%) QA
2 6 (1.26%) SEPA
3 5 (1.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (0.84%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.84%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.84%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.84%) PMO
4 4 (0.84%) SLA
5 3 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.42%) COBIT
6 2 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 2 (0.42%) TickIT
7 1 (0.21%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 16 (3.35%) Active Directory
2 9 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.26%) BitLocker
3 6 (1.26%) Docker
4 5 (1.05%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.05%) vSphere
5 3 (0.63%) Firmware
6 2 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.21%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (2.52%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (2.10%) Ansible
3 6 (1.26%) Terraform
4 5 (1.05%) Puppet
4 5 (1.05%) SCCM
4 5 (1.05%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (0.63%) TeMIP
6 2 (0.42%) Kubernetes
6 2 (0.42%) Nagios
6 2 (0.42%) Rundeck
6 2 (0.42%) Salt
6 2 (0.42%) SCOM
6 2 (0.42%) SCSM
7 1 (0.21%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.21%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.21%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.21%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 1 (0.21%) PowerCLI
7 1 (0.21%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 83 (17.40%) Microsoft
2 77 (16.14%) Oracle
3 14 (2.94%) VMware
4 13 (2.73%) Google
5 12 (2.52%) Misys
6 10 (2.10%) SAP
7 9 (1.89%) Adobe
7 9 (1.89%) Cisco
8 8 (1.68%) Telerik
8 8 (1.68%) Xamarin
9 7 (1.47%) Sage
10 6 (1.26%) OpenText
11 5 (1.05%) F5
11 5 (1.05%) Red Hat
11 5 (1.05%) Splunk
11 5 (1.05%) Symantec
12 4 (0.84%) Apple
12 4 (0.84%) CheckPoint
12 4 (0.84%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (0.84%) Tableau