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 3 months to 28 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
England / East Midlands
3 months to
28 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 13 16
Rank change year-on-year -4 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Degree 290 420 430
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 10.78% 13.26% 11.92%
As % of the Qualifications category 48.74% 50.12% 48.26%
Number of salaries quoted 238 316 320
Median salary £40,000 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.10% +5.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,992 £49,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands.

Academic & Professional Certification
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 595 838 891
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 22.12% 26.45% 24.70%
Number of salaries quoted 493 650 654
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £23,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing Degree as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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 3 months to 28 May 2017.

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 3 months to 28 May 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire +5 90 £32,500 -12.16% 7
Nottinghamshire -16 87 £42,554 +18.20% 24
Leicestershire -8 53 £35,000 -20.00% 3
Derbyshire 0 48 £42,500 +41.66% 6
Lincolnshire -4 4 £46,750 +48.41% 3
Degree
England

For the 6 months to 28 May 2017, IT jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for Degree.

1 260 (46.85%) Computer Science
2 206 (37.12%) SQL
3 151 (27.21%) C#
4 149 (26.85%) Agile Software Development
4 149 (26.85%) Computer Science Degree
5 122 (21.98%) Java
6 110 (19.82%) SQL Server
7 108 (19.46%) Microsoft
8 106 (19.10%) HTML
9 102 (18.38%) Finance
10 100 (18.02%) Windows
11 97 (17.48%) Software Engineering
12 94 (16.94%) .NET
13 92 (16.58%) Mathematics
14 88 (15.86%) JavaScript
14 88 (15.86%) C++
15 83 (14.95%) CSS
16 79 (14.23%) Linux
17 72 (12.97%) Analytical Skills
18 66 (11.89%) OO
19 64 (11.53%) C
20 61 (10.99%) Python
21 56 (10.09%) Analytics
22 54 (9.73%) Scrum
23 52 (9.37%) Microsoft Certification
24 51 (9.19%) Web Services
24 51 (9.19%) Physics
25 47 (8.47%) Oracle
26 46 (8.29%) Microsoft Excel
26 46 (8.29%) HTML5

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 28 (5.05%) Apache Spark
2 25 (4.50%) Apache
3 15 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (2.70%) MS Exchange
4 11 (1.98%) SharePoint
5 6 (1.08%) CMS
5 6 (1.08%) IIS
6 5 (0.90%) SAS
6 5 (0.90%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.36%) JBoss
7 2 (0.36%) OpenEdge
7 2 (0.36%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.18%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.18%) Confluence
8 1 (0.18%) Jetty
8 1 (0.18%) Liferay
8 1 (0.18%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.18%) WordPress
Applications
1 46 (8.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 29 (5.23%) Microsoft Office
3 20 (3.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (1.26%) Maple
4 7 (1.26%) Microsoft Project
5 6 (1.08%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.54%) Simulink
7 2 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.36%) Mathcad
7 2 (0.36%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.36%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.36%) PTC Creo
7 2 (0.36%) SOLIDWORKS
8 1 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.18%) InDesign
8 1 (0.18%) Siemens NX
8 1 (0.18%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 13 (2.34%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.72%) BusinessWorks
2 4 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.54%) BASE24
4 2 (0.36%) Lawson
4 2 (0.36%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle Utilities
5 1 (0.18%) Sage CRM
5 1 (0.18%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.18%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 31 (5.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (5.23%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (4.50%) SaaS
4 16 (2.88%) GitHub
5 12 (2.16%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (1.44%) Google Analytics
7 4 (0.72%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
7 4 (0.72%) Google Play
8 3 (0.54%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 3 (0.54%) AdWords
8 3 (0.54%) Office 365
9 2 (0.36%) Dynamics 365
9 2 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.36%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.18%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.18%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.18%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (0.18%) IaaS
10 1 (0.18%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (4.68%) Firewall
2 19 (3.42%) WAN
3 16 (2.88%) LAN
3 16 (2.88%) SAN
4 13 (2.34%) Wireless
5 8 (1.44%) HTTP
5 8 (1.44%) TCP/IP
6 6 (1.08%) Internet
6 6 (1.08%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (0.90%) OSPF
7 5 (0.90%) ZigBee
8 4 (0.72%) Intrusion Detection
8 4 (0.72%) Network Security
8 4 (0.72%) VoIP
9 3 (0.54%) DHCP
9 3 (0.54%) H.323
9 3 (0.54%) RTP
9 3 (0.54%) VLAN
10 2 (0.36%) Cisco IPT
10 2 (0.36%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (19.82%) SQL Server
2 38 (6.85%) Big Data
3 28 (5.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 23 (4.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 23 (4.14%) SQL Server 2012
5 22 (3.96%) DB2
6 21 (3.78%) Data Warehouse
6 21 (3.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 14 (2.52%) SQL Server 2005
7 14 (2.52%) SQL Server 2014
8 11 (1.98%) SQL Server 2016
9 9 (1.62%) BusinessObjects
9 9 (1.62%) MySQL
10 8 (1.44%) NoSQL
10 8 (1.44%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (1.44%) Power BI
11 7 (1.26%) MongoDB
11 7 (1.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 6 (1.08%) Crystal Reports
12 6 (1.08%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 40 (7.21%) Git (software)
2 25 (4.50%) JUnit
3 23 (4.14%) Visual Studio
4 20 (3.60%) Subversion
5 18 (3.24%) Cucumber
6 17 (3.06%) Selenium
7 15 (2.70%) NUnit
8 14 (2.52%) Jenkins
8 14 (2.52%) LabVIEW
9 12 (2.16%) SoapUI
10 11 (1.98%) FitNesse
10 11 (1.98%) JIRA
11 10 (1.80%) JMeter
11 10 (1.80%) NetBeans
11 10 (1.80%) Ranorex
11 10 (1.80%) TestNG
11 10 (1.80%) WebDriver
12 7 (1.26%) CruiseControl
13 5 (0.90%) MSBuild
14 3 (0.54%) WiX
General
1 102 (18.38%) Finance
2 36 (6.49%) Retail
3 33 (5.95%) Manufacturing
4 29 (5.23%) Banking
4 29 (5.23%) Marketing
5 25 (4.50%) Electronics
6 22 (3.96%) Law
7 15 (2.70%) Telecoms
8 14 (2.52%) Games
9 8 (1.44%) Aerospace
10 6 (1.08%) Advertising
10 6 (1.08%) Legal
10 6 (1.08%) Retail Banking
11 4 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.36%) Automotive
12 2 (0.36%) Back Office
13 1 (0.18%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.18%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 167 (30.09%) Developer
2 115 (20.72%) Analyst
3 54 (9.73%) Graduate
4 53 (9.55%) Software Developer
5 41 (7.39%) Junior
5 41 (7.39%) Software Engineer
6 35 (6.31%) Java Developer
7 34 (6.13%) .NET Developer
8 30 (5.41%) C# Developer
9 28 (5.05%) Business Analyst
9 28 (5.05%) Graduate Developer
10 24 (4.32%) Architect
10 24 (4.32%) Junior Developer
11 21 (3.78%) DBA
11 21 (3.78%) IT Manager
11 21 (3.78%) Senior Developer
11 21 (3.78%) SQL DBA
12 20 (3.60%) SQL Developer
13 19 (3.42%) C# .NET Developer
13 19 (3.42%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (19.10%) HTML
2 94 (16.94%) .NET
3 83 (14.95%) CSS
4 51 (9.19%) Web Services
5 46 (8.29%) HTML5
6 35 (6.31%) ASP.NET
7 34 (6.13%) CSS3
8 32 (5.77%) XML
9 30 (5.41%) .NET Framework
10 27 (4.86%) AngularJS
11 21 (3.78%) jQuery
11 21 (3.78%) RESTful
12 17 (3.06%) Ember.js
13 16 (2.88%) XSLT
14 15 (2.70%) Backbone.js
14 15 (2.70%) REST
14 15 (2.70%) Spring
15 12 (2.16%) Ruby on Rails
16 11 (1.98%) SOAP
16 11 (1.98%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 260 (46.85%) Computer Science
2 72 (12.97%) Analytical Skills
3 37 (6.67%) Algorithms
4 19 (3.42%) Enterprise Software
5 17 (3.06%) Management Information System
6 14 (2.52%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 13 (2.34%) User Experience
8 12 (2.16%) Linux Command Line
8 12 (2.16%) Mainframe
9 9 (1.62%) CESG
9 9 (1.62%) Data Centre
9 9 (1.62%) VHDL
10 8 (1.44%) Social Media
11 7 (1.26%) Mobile App
12 6 (1.08%) Device Driver
12 6 (1.08%) Graphic Design
12 6 (1.08%) Life Science
12 6 (1.08%) NHS
12 6 (1.08%) Virtual Team
13 5 (0.90%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 100 (18.02%) Windows
2 79 (14.23%) Linux
3 16 (2.88%) Windows Server
4 12 (2.16%) Mac OS X
5 7 (1.26%) Windows 7
6 6 (1.08%) Windows 8
7 5 (0.90%) Android
7 5 (0.90%) Apple iOS
7 5 (0.90%) Embedded Linux
7 5 (0.90%) Unix
8 4 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.36%) CentOS
11 1 (0.18%) AIX
11 1 (0.18%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.18%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.18%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (26.85%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (17.48%) Software Engineering
3 92 (16.58%) Mathematics
4 66 (11.89%) OO
5 56 (10.09%) Analytics
6 54 (9.73%) Scrum
7 51 (9.19%) Physics
8 46 (8.29%) Continuous Integration
9 44 (7.93%) Project Management
10 43 (7.75%) ETL
11 38 (6.85%) Business Intelligence
12 36 (6.49%) MVC
12 36 (6.49%) TDD
13 35 (6.31%) ITIL
14 33 (5.95%) OOP
14 33 (5.95%) PRINCE2
14 33 (5.95%) Test Automation
15 32 (5.77%) SDLC
16 29 (5.23%) BDD
17 28 (5.05%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 206 (37.12%) SQL
2 151 (27.21%) C#
3 122 (21.98%) Java
4 88 (15.86%) C++
4 88 (15.86%) JavaScript
5 64 (11.53%) C
6 61 (10.99%) Python
7 42 (7.57%) R
8 39 (7.03%) T-SQL
9 29 (5.23%) MATLAB
10 21 (3.78%) Ruby
11 15 (2.70%) COBOL
12 14 (2.52%) VB
13 10 (1.80%) Scala
13 10 (1.80%) VBA
14 9 (1.62%) PHP
14 9 (1.62%) PL/SQL
15 8 (1.44%) Embedded C
16 7 (1.26%) Perl
17 6 (1.08%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 149 (26.85%) Computer Science Degree
2 52 (9.37%) Microsoft Certification
3 36 (6.49%) MCITP
4 27 (4.86%) PhD
5 26 (4.68%) Numerate Degree
6 24 (4.32%) MCSE
7 13 (2.34%) CISSP
8 12 (2.16%) CISA
8 12 (2.16%) CISM
8 12 (2.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 10 (1.80%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (1.80%) Master's Degree
9 10 (1.80%) Security Cleared
10 9 (1.62%) CCNA
10 9 (1.62%) Sun Certification
11 7 (1.26%) ITIL Certification
11 7 (1.26%) SC Cleared
12 6 (1.08%) HND
12 6 (1.08%) ISEB
13 5 (0.90%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.50%) QA
2 11 (1.98%) SLA
3 10 (1.80%) PCI DSS
4 9 (1.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (1.26%) ISO/IEC 27002
6 3 (0.54%) PMO
6 3 (0.54%) Section 508
6 3 (0.54%) WCAG
7 2 (0.36%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.36%) FIPS 140-2
7 2 (0.36%) ISO 22301
8 1 (0.18%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 1 (0.18%) Actionable Recommendations
8 1 (0.18%) GxP
System Software
1 31 (5.59%) Firmware
2 28 (5.05%) Active Directory
3 15 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (2.70%) vSphere
4 6 (1.08%) Docker
5 3 (0.54%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.18%) NDS
7 1 (0.18%) NetIQ eDirectory
7 1 (0.18%) Shibboleth
7 1 (0.18%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.18%) Xen
Systems Management
1 18 (3.24%) SCCM
2 15 (2.70%) SCOM
2 15 (2.70%) SCSM
3 5 (0.90%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.36%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (0.36%) Terraform
5 1 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.18%) Puppet
Vendors
1 108 (19.46%) Microsoft
2 47 (8.47%) Oracle
3 23 (4.14%) VMware
4 21 (3.78%) SAP
5 15 (2.70%) NetApp
5 15 (2.70%) SonicWALL
6 14 (2.52%) Google
7 13 (2.34%) Cisco
8 12 (2.16%) HP
9 11 (1.98%) Tableau
10 9 (1.62%) iManage
11 8 (1.44%) JD Edwards
11 8 (1.44%) Xilinx
12 7 (1.26%) EMC
13 6 (1.08%) Adobe
13 6 (1.08%) Sun
14 5 (0.90%) Apple
14 5 (0.90%) CheckPoint
14 5 (0.90%) Fortinet
14 5 (0.90%) Twitter
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Matlock, Derbyshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wellingborough, Northamptonshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Derbyshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £21,000 to £25,000 per annum ADDITIONAL BIDDING ALLOWANCE
Posted: Yesterday
Grantham, Lincolnshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wellingborough, Northamptonshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum + Excellent Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham
Experian
Salary: Pension + benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £16000.00 - £18000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Siemens
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Siemens
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £70k (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Barton-upon-Humber
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Lincolnshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Tracsis
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Experian
Posted: 17 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Code Red Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Commission + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Code Red Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits + Commision + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Somercotes, Derbyshire
Slimming World
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Lexis Nexis Risk Solutions
Posted: 19 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Experian
Posted: 22 days ago
Somercotes, Derbyshire
Slimming World
Posted: 3 days ago