Degree Jobs in the East Midlands

Academic Degree
England > East Midlands

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 24 May 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
24 May 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 6 4 6
Rank change year-on-year -2 +2 +12
Permanent jobs citing Degree 577 692 605
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 12.46% 24.80% 17.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 57.87% 66.28% 54.31%
Number of salaries quoted 339 189 271
10th Percentile £24,800 £24,000 £22,750
25th Percentile £29,500 £32,500 £25,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £47,500 £41,500
Median % change year-on-year -10.53% +14.46% -2.35%
75th Percentile £53,750 £60,000 £57,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% +9.09% -

All Academic and Professional Certifications
East Midlands

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.

Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 997 1,044 1,114
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 21.54% 37.42% 32.08%
Number of salaries quoted 568 281 474
10th Percentile £25,175 £26,250 £23,500
25th Percentile £31,250 £33,750 £28,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £43,036 £47,500 £44,950
Median % change year-on-year -9.40% +5.67% +5.76%
75th Percentile £56,213 £60,000 £56,128
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £66,250
England median annual salary £54,725 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -8.79% +9.09% -

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 24 May 2024.

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 24 May 2024. 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
Jobs
Leicestershire +3 178 £45,000 +7.52% 94
Nottinghamshire +1 154 £42,500 -22.73% 78
Derbyshire -3 105 £47,500 +11.76% 71
Northamptonshire -4 102 £40,000 -15.79% 118
Lincolnshire -29 28 £35,000 -7.28% 35
Rutland - 2 £55,587 - 1
Degree
England

Degree
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the East Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (3.12%) Microsoft Exchange
2 17 (2.95%) SharePoint
3 7 (1.21%) CMS
4 4 (0.69%) IIS
4 4 (0.69%) SAS
4 4 (0.69%) WordPress
5 3 (0.52%) Confluence
6 1 (0.17%) Mule
6 1 (0.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 97 (16.81%) Microsoft Office
2 80 (13.86%) Microsoft Excel
3 19 (3.29%) Microsoft Project
4 8 (1.39%) Adobe Illustrator
4 8 (1.39%) AutoCAD
4 8 (1.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (1.39%) Photoshop
5 5 (0.87%) InDesign
6 4 (0.69%) Adobe After Effects
6 4 (0.69%) Adobe Premiere
6 4 (0.69%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.69%) SPSS
7 3 (0.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (0.52%) Adobe XD
7 3 (0.52%) Sketch
8 1 (0.17%) Adobe Captivate
8 1 (0.17%) Autodesk Inventor
8 1 (0.17%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.17%) Simulink
8 1 (0.17%) Trello
Business Applications
1 7 (1.21%) NetSuite
2 5 (0.87%) Salesforce CRM
3 3 (0.52%) SAP ERP
3 3 (0.52%) Shopify
4 2 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.35%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (0.35%) Primavera
5 1 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.17%) Sage 300 ERP
5 1 (0.17%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 57 (9.88%) Azure
2 50 (8.67%) AWS
3 40 (6.93%) Microsoft 365
4 23 (3.99%) Power Platform
5 10 (1.73%) Dynamics 365
6 8 (1.39%) Entra ID
6 8 (1.39%) Mimecast
6 8 (1.39%) OneDrive
6 8 (1.39%) SaaS
7 7 (1.21%) PowerApps
8 6 (1.04%) GitHub
8 6 (1.04%) WhatsApp
9 5 (0.87%) Google Sheets
10 4 (0.69%) AWS Lambda
10 4 (0.69%) Azure Data Factory
10 4 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (0.69%) Serverless
11 3 (0.52%) Azure Synapse Analytics
11 3 (0.52%) GitHub Actions
12 2 (0.35%) Azure Storage
Communications & Networking
1 28 (4.85%) Firewall
2 20 (3.47%) DNS
3 18 (3.12%) DHCP
4 14 (2.43%) SAN
5 11 (1.91%) VPN
6 10 (1.73%) Network Security
7 9 (1.56%) Internet
8 8 (1.39%) LAN
8 8 (1.39%) WAN
9 6 (1.04%) DVB
9 6 (1.04%) NAS
9 6 (1.04%) VLAN
10 5 (0.87%) Wireless
11 4 (0.69%) Cisco IOS
12 3 (0.52%) Ethernet
12 3 (0.52%) Intrusion Detection
12 3 (0.52%) WLAN
13 2 (0.35%) Bluetooth
13 2 (0.35%) Broadband
13 2 (0.35%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (5.37%) Tableau
2 23 (3.99%) SQL Server
3 21 (3.64%) Power BI
4 12 (2.08%) MySQL
4 12 (2.08%) Relational Database
5 5 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (0.87%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (0.69%) Data Lake
6 4 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.35%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (0.35%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (0.35%) FileMaker
7 2 (0.35%) Power Query
7 2 (0.35%) QlikView
7 2 (0.35%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.17%) DynamoDB
8 1 (0.17%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 29 (5.03%) Git
2 9 (1.56%) Visual Studio
3 8 (1.39%) JIRA
4 5 (0.87%) Rational DOORS
5 3 (0.52%) Moq
6 2 (0.35%) GitLab
6 2 (0.35%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.17%) CMake
7 1 (0.17%) LabVIEW
7 1 (0.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 230 (39.86%) Social Skills
2 120 (20.80%) Analytical Skills
3 85 (14.73%) Retail
4 73 (12.65%) Manufacturing
5 62 (10.75%) Finance
6 61 (10.57%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 42 (7.28%) Presentation Skills
8 38 (6.59%) Legal
8 38 (6.59%) Pharmaceutical
9 36 (6.24%) Military
10 31 (5.37%) Marketing
11 25 (4.33%) Electronics
12 21 (3.64%) Organisational Skills
13 19 (3.29%) Law
14 15 (2.60%) Telecoms
15 11 (1.91%) Public Sector
16 9 (1.56%) Banking
16 9 (1.56%) Documentation Skills
17 7 (1.21%) Advertising
18 5 (0.87%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 105 (18.20%) Analyst
2 65 (11.27%) Lead
3 59 (10.23%) Graduate
4 54 (9.36%) Developer
5 52 (9.01%) Senior
6 32 (5.55%) Data Analyst
7 31 (5.37%) Senior Analyst
7 31 (5.37%) Systems Engineer
8 26 (4.51%) Business Analyst
9 25 (4.33%) Architect
9 25 (4.33%) Technical Leader
10 23 (3.99%) Project Manager
11 22 (3.81%) Software Engineer
11 22 (3.81%) Support Engineer
12 19 (3.29%) Consultant
12 19 (3.29%) Software Developer
13 18 (3.12%) Research Analyst
14 17 (2.95%) Principal Engineer
14 17 (2.95%) Principal Systems Engineer
14 17 (2.95%) Senior Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (5.72%) .NET
2 27 (4.68%) HTML
3 25 (4.33%) CSS
4 14 (2.43%) React
5 8 (1.39%) jQuery
5 8 (1.39%) MFC
5 8 (1.39%) Node.js
6 7 (1.21%) .NET Core
6 7 (1.21%) Express.js
6 7 (1.21%) HTML5
7 6 (1.04%) AngularJS
7 6 (1.04%) ASP.NET
7 6 (1.04%) Qt
8 5 (0.87%) CSS3
8 5 (0.87%) Web Services
9 4 (0.69%) JSON
9 4 (0.69%) REST
9 4 (0.69%) RESTful
9 4 (0.69%) XML
10 3 (0.52%) Next.js
Miscellaneous
1 54 (9.36%) Onboarding
2 35 (6.07%) Management Information System
3 29 (5.03%) Self-Motivation
4 23 (3.99%) Data Centre
5 22 (3.81%) Life Science
6 18 (3.12%) Driving Licence
7 13 (2.25%) Mobile App
8 10 (1.73%) FPGA
8 10 (1.73%) SCADA
9 9 (1.56%) CCTV
9 9 (1.56%) Social Media
10 8 (1.39%) Embedded Systems
10 8 (1.39%) Robotics
11 7 (1.21%) Cloud Native
12 6 (1.04%) VHDL
13 5 (0.87%) Augmented Reality
13 5 (0.87%) CMDB
13 5 (0.87%) Graphic Design
13 5 (0.87%) Public Cloud
13 5 (0.87%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 51 (8.84%) Windows
2 34 (5.89%) Linux
3 20 (3.47%) Windows Server
4 8 (1.39%) Embedded Linux
4 8 (1.39%) Mac OS
5 7 (1.21%) Windows 10
6 5 (0.87%) Unix
7 4 (0.69%) Android
7 4 (0.69%) Apple iOS
7 4 (0.69%) Mac OS X
7 4 (0.69%) Windows Server 2016
8 2 (0.35%) Debian
8 2 (0.35%) VMS
8 2 (0.35%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.35%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.35%) Windows Server 2019
9 1 (0.17%) SUSE
9 1 (0.17%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (21.49%) Problem-Solving
2 116 (20.10%) Computer Science
3 114 (19.76%) Customer Service
4 78 (13.52%) Logistics
5 77 (13.34%) Data Analysis
6 70 (12.13%) Agile
7 67 (11.61%) Continuous Improvement
8 66 (11.44%) Process Improvement
8 66 (11.44%) Project Management
9 63 (10.92%) Software Engineering
10 62 (10.75%) Mathematics
11 57 (9.88%) ITIL
11 57 (9.88%) Mentoring
12 50 (8.67%) Validation
13 43 (7.45%) Collaborative Working
14 40 (6.93%) Chemistry
15 39 (6.76%) Customer Experience
15 39 (6.76%) Impact Assessments
15 39 (6.76%) Project Delivery
16 38 (6.59%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 97 (16.81%) SQL
2 54 (9.36%) C#
3 50 (8.67%) Python
4 32 (5.55%) C
5 30 (5.20%) JavaScript
6 28 (4.85%) C++
7 19 (3.29%) Java
8 14 (2.43%) TypeScript
8 14 (2.43%) VB
9 10 (1.73%) PowerShell
10 9 (1.56%) MATLAB
11 8 (1.39%) Assembly Language
11 8 (1.39%) Embedded C
12 5 (0.87%) Ladder Logic
13 4 (0.69%) PHP
13 4 (0.69%) VBA
14 3 (0.52%) Bash
14 3 (0.52%) Groovy
14 3 (0.52%) Rust
14 3 (0.52%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 69 (11.96%) Computer Science Degree
2 53 (9.19%) DBS Check
3 40 (6.93%) Master's Degree
4 34 (5.89%) Security Cleared
5 31 (5.37%) SC Cleared
6 24 (4.16%) Microsoft Certification
7 19 (3.29%) Chartered Engineer
7 19 (3.29%) MCP
8 17 (2.95%) CCNA
8 17 (2.95%) Cisco Certification
8 17 (2.95%) HNC
9 16 (2.77%) Azure Certification
10 10 (1.73%) HND
11 8 (1.39%) A+ Certification
11 8 (1.39%) AWS Certification
11 8 (1.39%) BPSS Clearance
11 8 (1.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 7 (1.21%) Citrix Certification
12 7 (1.21%) PMP
13 6 (1.04%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (6.93%) QA
2 20 (3.47%) GMP
3 18 (3.12%) GLP
4 14 (2.43%) PMO
5 8 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.87%) GDPR
6 5 (0.87%) NCSC
7 4 (0.69%) MISRA
7 4 (0.69%) NIST
7 4 (0.69%) SLA
8 3 (0.52%) MISRA C
9 2 (0.35%) Actionable Recommendations
9 2 (0.35%) Cyber Essentials
9 2 (0.35%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.35%) ISO 14001
9 2 (0.35%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.17%) Accessibility
10 1 (0.17%) GRC
10 1 (0.17%) JTAG
10 1 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 46 (7.97%) Active Directory
2 30 (5.20%) Firmware
3 22 (3.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (3.47%) Hyper-V
5 12 (2.08%) Docker
6 11 (1.91%) Embedded Firmware
7 8 (1.39%) vSphere
8 4 (0.69%) Terminal Services
9 2 (0.35%) Virtual Desktop
9 2 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.35%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.17%) XenApp
10 1 (0.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (2.25%) Microsoft Intune
2 5 (0.87%) Kubernetes
3 4 (0.69%) SCCM
3 4 (0.69%) SmoothWall
4 2 (0.35%) Active Directory Federation Services
4 2 (0.35%) FortiGate
4 2 (0.35%) SCOM
4 2 (0.35%) Terraform
5 1 (0.17%) Autotask
5 1 (0.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 109 (18.89%) Microsoft
2 27 (4.68%) VMware
3 23 (3.99%) Databricks
4 18 (3.12%) EMC
4 18 (3.12%) SAP
5 16 (2.77%) Salesforce
6 14 (2.43%) ServiceNow
7 12 (2.08%) Cisco
8 11 (1.91%) Google
9 10 (1.73%) Apple
10 9 (1.56%) Adobe
11 6 (1.04%) Acronis
12 5 (0.87%) BT
12 5 (0.87%) Oracle
12 5 (0.87%) Veeam
13 4 (0.69%) Cadence
13 4 (0.69%) Dell
13 4 (0.69%) Fortinet
13 4 (0.69%) HP
13 4 (0.69%) SonicWALL