Period
to 25 February 2020

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 25 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
England > East Midlands
6 months to
25 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 15 12 20
Rank change year-on-year -3 +8 -1
Permanent jobs citing Degree 352 666 502
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 9.98% 15.79% 9.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 44.06% 58.73% 44.82%
Number of salaries quoted 304 454 440
East Midlands median annual salary £51,250 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.13% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,150 £25,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £70,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% 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 799 1,134 1,120
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 22.65% 26.88% 21.21%
Number of salaries quoted 673 727 920
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £70,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +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 25 February 2020.

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 25 February 2020. 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 -7 149 £70,000 +55.56% 46
Northamptonshire +2 94 £68,750 +71.88% 21
Leicestershire -15 68 £37,500 -6.25% 34
Lincolnshire +4 24 £33,500 -39.09% 23
Derbyshire -24 14 £45,000 +28.57% 25
Degree
England

For the 6 months to 25 February 2020, 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.

1 128 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (26.42%) Java
3 76 (21.59%) Computer Science
4 73 (20.74%) AWS
5 68 (19.32%) JavaScript
6 67 (19.03%) Computer Science Degree
7 61 (17.33%) C#
8 60 (17.05%) Web Services
8 60 (17.05%) Unit Testing
8 60 (17.05%) Software Engineering
9 59 (16.76%) SAP
10 58 (16.48%) .NET
11 56 (15.91%) Microsoft
12 55 (15.63%) SQL
12 55 (15.63%) Finance
13 48 (13.64%) CSS
14 47 (13.35%) Problem-Solving
15 46 (13.07%) HTML
16 44 (12.50%) Azure
17 43 (12.22%) Test Automation
17 43 (12.22%) ERP
17 43 (12.22%) Public Cloud
18 42 (11.93%) Validation
19 41 (11.65%) Scrum
19 41 (11.65%) Google
20 40 (11.36%) SAP Certification
21 39 (11.08%) Jenkins
22 38 (10.80%) Python
23 36 (10.23%) Git (software)
24 35 (9.94%) Analytics

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 26 (7.39%) Apache Spark
2 20 (5.68%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (1.14%) Apache
3 4 (1.14%) IIS
3 4 (1.14%) MS Exchange
4 3 (0.85%) CMS
4 3 (0.85%) Confluence
5 2 (0.57%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.28%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.28%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.28%) ArcSDE
6 1 (0.28%) GeoServer
6 1 (0.28%) JBoss
6 1 (0.28%) Moodle
6 1 (0.28%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.28%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.28%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.28%) WildFly
Applications
1 25 (7.10%) Microsoft Excel
2 19 (5.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 9 (2.56%) Spreadsheet
4 6 (1.70%) Microsoft Office
5 4 (1.14%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.85%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.57%) Acrobat
7 2 (0.57%) Adobe XD
7 2 (0.57%) InDesign
7 2 (0.57%) InVision
7 2 (0.57%) Sketch
8 1 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Project
8 1 (0.28%) Simulink
8 1 (0.28%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 19 (5.40%) SAP MM
2 13 (3.69%) SAP ERP
3 7 (1.99%) SAP SD
4 5 (1.42%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (0.28%) GoldMine
5 1 (0.28%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.28%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.28%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.28%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.28%) SAP Payroll
5 1 (0.28%) SAP SCM
5 1 (0.28%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 73 (20.74%) AWS
2 44 (12.50%) Azure
3 32 (9.09%) GCP
4 24 (6.82%) SaaS
5 17 (4.83%) Office 365
6 16 (4.55%) GitHub
7 9 (2.56%) PaaS
8 7 (1.99%) IaaS
9 3 (0.85%) AWS CloudFormation
9 3 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.85%) Slack
10 2 (0.57%) AdWords
10 2 (0.57%) AWS CodeBuild
10 2 (0.57%) Power Platform
10 2 (0.57%) Serverless
11 1 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.28%) Amazon Glacier
11 1 (0.28%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.28%) PowerApps
11 1 (0.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 22 (6.25%) WAN
2 20 (5.68%) Firewall
3 14 (3.98%) VoIP
4 13 (3.69%) Internet
5 12 (3.41%) LAN
6 11 (3.13%) MPLS
7 7 (1.99%) Cisco IPT
7 7 (1.99%) DNS
7 7 (1.99%) IP Telephony
7 7 (1.99%) TCP/IP
7 7 (1.99%) Unified Communications
8 6 (1.70%) HTTP
8 6 (1.70%) VLAN
9 5 (1.42%) DHCP
10 4 (1.14%) H.323
10 4 (1.14%) HTTPS
10 4 (1.14%) RTP
11 3 (0.85%) SAN
12 2 (0.57%) ADSL
12 2 (0.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (8.81%) Big Data
2 26 (7.39%) Hadoop
2 26 (7.39%) HBase
3 19 (5.40%) SQL Server
4 14 (3.98%) Flink
5 12 (3.41%) Apache Hive
5 12 (3.41%) Impala
6 8 (2.27%) MySQL
7 6 (1.70%) Amazon Aurora
8 5 (1.42%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (1.42%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (1.14%) GIS
10 3 (0.85%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (0.85%) Data Mining
10 3 (0.85%) Looker
10 3 (0.85%) Snowflake Schema
10 3 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.57%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.57%) Power BI
11 2 (0.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 39 (11.08%) Jenkins
2 36 (10.23%) Git (software)
3 29 (8.24%) JIRA
4 18 (5.11%) Subversion
5 16 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
6 15 (4.26%) Eclipse
7 12 (3.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 12 (3.41%) IntelliJ
7 12 (3.41%) Sonatype Nexus
8 10 (2.84%) Visual Studio
9 4 (1.14%) Gradle
9 4 (1.14%) Grunt
9 4 (1.14%) gulp
9 4 (1.14%) Maven
9 4 (1.14%) Visual Studio Coded UI
10 3 (0.85%) Ant
10 3 (0.85%) Axure RP
10 3 (0.85%) Dreamweaver
10 3 (0.85%) GitLab
11 1 (0.28%) JUnit
General
1 55 (15.63%) Finance
2 30 (8.52%) Marketing
3 27 (7.67%) Retail
4 13 (3.69%) Billing
5 12 (3.41%) Back Office
6 11 (3.13%) Legal
7 10 (2.84%) Telecoms
8 9 (2.56%) Manufacturing
9 8 (2.27%) Social Housing
10 7 (1.99%) Banking
11 5 (1.42%) Local Government
12 4 (1.14%) Automotive
12 4 (1.14%) Electronics
13 3 (0.85%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.85%) Housing Association
13 3 (0.85%) Military
13 3 (0.85%) Public Sector
14 2 (0.57%) Aerospace
14 2 (0.57%) Fire and Rescue
15 1 (0.28%) Law
Job Titles
1 73 (20.74%) Developer
2 51 (14.49%) Analyst
3 47 (13.35%) Architect
4 40 (11.36%) SAP Architect
5 33 (9.38%) Senior Architect
6 28 (7.95%) Software Engineer
7 27 (7.67%) Software Developer
8 25 (7.10%) Java Developer
8 25 (7.10%) Senior Developer
9 24 (6.82%) Lead Software Engineer
10 22 (6.25%) Graduate
10 22 (6.25%) Java Engineer
10 22 (6.25%) Java Software Engineer
11 21 (5.97%) Junior
12 20 (5.68%) Senior Java Developer
13 18 (5.11%) Lead Developer
14 15 (4.26%) Graduate Developer
14 15 (4.26%) Python Engineer
14 15 (4.26%) Senior Systems Engineer
14 15 (4.26%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (17.05%) Web Services
2 58 (16.48%) .NET
3 48 (13.64%) CSS
4 46 (13.07%) HTML
5 30 (8.52%) RESTful
6 22 (6.25%) AngularJS
7 21 (5.97%) HTML5
8 18 (5.11%) .NET Core
8 18 (5.11%) CSS3
9 17 (4.83%) J2EE
10 16 (4.55%) ASP.NET
11 14 (3.98%) jQuery
11 14 (3.98%) Spring
11 14 (3.98%) XML
12 12 (3.41%) React
12 12 (3.41%) SOAP
13 10 (2.84%) .NET Framework
13 10 (2.84%) ASP.NET Web API
13 10 (2.84%) Hibernate
13 10 (2.84%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 43 (12.22%) Public Cloud
2 26 (7.39%) Enterprise Software
3 24 (6.82%) Management Information System
4 20 (5.68%) Self-Motivation
5 14 (3.98%) Virtual Team
6 13 (3.69%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (3.13%) User Experience
8 10 (2.84%) Enterprise Cloud
9 9 (2.56%) Greenfield Project
10 7 (1.99%) Cloud Native
11 5 (1.42%) CMDB
11 5 (1.42%) Mobile App
12 4 (1.14%) Data Centre
12 4 (1.14%) NHS
12 4 (1.14%) Smartphone
13 3 (0.85%) Algorithms
13 3 (0.85%) Client/Server
13 3 (0.85%) FMCG
14 2 (0.57%) Blog
14 2 (0.57%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 26 (7.39%) Windows
2 15 (4.26%) Windows Server
3 13 (3.69%) Linux
4 11 (3.13%) Windows 10
5 4 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.85%) Android
7 2 (0.57%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.57%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.57%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.28%) CentOS
8 1 (0.28%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (21.59%) Computer Science
3 60 (17.05%) Software Engineering
3 60 (17.05%) Unit Testing
4 47 (13.35%) Problem-Solving
5 43 (12.22%) ERP
5 43 (12.22%) Test Automation
6 42 (11.93%) Validation
7 41 (11.65%) Scrum
8 35 (9.94%) Analytics
9 33 (9.38%) Project Management
10 32 (9.09%) Record to Report
11 29 (8.24%) Open Source
12 23 (6.53%) Procure-to-Pay
13 22 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
13 22 (6.25%) Project Delivery
13 22 (6.25%) Software Testing
14 21 (5.97%) Continuous Improvement
14 21 (5.97%) DevOps
14 21 (5.97%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 93 (26.42%) Java
2 68 (19.32%) JavaScript
3 61 (17.33%) C#
4 55 (15.63%) SQL
5 38 (10.80%) Python
6 30 (8.52%) C++
7 12 (3.41%) Scala
8 7 (1.99%) C
9 5 (1.42%) T-SQL
10 4 (1.14%) Embedded C
10 4 (1.14%) ES6
10 4 (1.14%) ES7
10 4 (1.14%) Java 8
10 4 (1.14%) Ruby
11 3 (0.85%) PHP
11 3 (0.85%) VBA
12 2 (0.57%) MATLAB
12 2 (0.57%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.57%) VB
13 1 (0.28%) R
Qualifications
1 67 (19.03%) Computer Science Degree
2 40 (11.36%) SAP Certification
3 16 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (3.41%) AWS Certification
4 12 (3.41%) DBS Check
4 12 (3.41%) Master's Degree
5 11 (3.13%) CISSP
6 9 (2.56%) APMP
6 9 (2.56%) MAPM
7 8 (2.27%) CCNA
7 8 (2.27%) CCNP
7 8 (2.27%) CISM
8 7 (1.99%) Security Cleared
9 6 (1.70%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (1.42%) MCSE
10 5 (1.42%) SC Cleared
11 4 (1.14%) ISEB
11 4 (1.14%) ISTQB
12 3 (0.85%) CISA
12 3 (0.85%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.41%) QA
2 7 (1.99%) NIST
3 6 (1.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.70%) SLA
4 5 (1.42%) PCI DSS
5 4 (1.14%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.85%) GDPR
7 2 (0.57%) Cyber Essentials
7 2 (0.57%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 2 (0.57%) PMO
8 1 (0.28%) ISO 22301
8 1 (0.28%) ISO 26262
8 1 (0.28%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.28%) MISRA
8 1 (0.28%) PMBOK
8 1 (0.28%) SEPA
System Software
1 15 (4.26%) Firmware
2 14 (3.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (3.41%) HDFS
4 11 (3.13%) Docker
5 10 (2.84%) XenApp
6 7 (1.99%) Active Directory
6 7 (1.99%) Terminal Services
7 4 (1.14%) Hyper-V
7 4 (1.14%) VirtualBox
8 2 (0.57%) BitLocker
8 2 (0.57%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.28%) Citrix Hypervisor
9 1 (0.28%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 13 (3.69%) Ansible
1 13 (3.69%) Puppet
1 13 (3.69%) Terraform
2 9 (2.56%) Kubernetes
3 5 (1.42%) SCCM
4 4 (1.14%) Nessus
5 1 (0.28%) SCOM
5 1 (0.28%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 59 (16.76%) SAP
2 56 (15.91%) Microsoft
3 41 (11.65%) Google
4 26 (7.39%) Cisco
5 20 (5.68%) Oracle
6 14 (3.98%) VMware
7 11 (3.13%) Alibaba
8 10 (2.84%) Black Duck
8 10 (2.84%) Citrix
9 9 (2.56%) Veeam
9 9 (2.56%) Zerto
10 8 (2.27%) ReadSoft
11 6 (1.70%) Adobe
12 4 (1.14%) Avaya
12 4 (1.14%) Mitel
12 4 (1.14%) Splunk
13 3 (0.85%) IBM
13 3 (0.85%) NEC
13 3 (0.85%) Northgate
14 2 (0.57%) F5