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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Degree
England / East Midlands
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 13 16
Rank change year-on-year -4 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Degree 282 430 412
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 9.63% 13.51% 12.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 46.84% 50.12% 46.66%
Number of salaries quoted 195 312 290
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £21,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 602 858 883
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 20.55% 26.96% 26.33%
Number of salaries quoted 452 640 642
Median salary £43,000 £41,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.61% +18.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 29 March 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 29 March 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
Nottinghamshire -9 109 £42,500 +11.84% 19
Leicestershire -9 65 £44,500 +11.25% 10
Northamptonshire +15 56 £30,000 -21.05% 9
Derbyshire -5 33 £42,500 +53.15% 11
Lincolnshire -2 9 £47,500 +18.75% 2
Degree
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 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.

1 270 (45.38%) Computer Science
2 205 (34.45%) SQL
3 176 (29.58%) Agile Software Development
4 173 (29.08%) C#
5 138 (23.19%) SQL Server
6 131 (22.02%) .NET
7 124 (20.84%) Java
8 122 (20.50%) Software Engineering
9 106 (17.82%) JavaScript
10 101 (16.97%) Microsoft
11 95 (15.97%) HTML
11 95 (15.97%) Finance
12 94 (15.80%) Mathematics
13 87 (14.62%) Windows
14 86 (14.45%) MS Excel
15 85 (14.29%) C++
16 80 (13.45%) CSS
17 68 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
18 66 (11.09%) OO
19 65 (10.92%) T-SQL
19 65 (10.92%) Scrum
20 64 (10.76%) ASP.NET
21 63 (10.59%) Linux
22 60 (10.08%) MVC
22 60 (10.08%) Analytics
23 58 (9.75%) Python
24 57 (9.58%) Retail
24 57 (9.58%) Continuous Integration
25 56 (9.41%) ITIL
26 54 (9.08%) Business Intelligence

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 (4.37%) Apache
2 25 (4.20%) Apache Spark
3 10 (1.68%) SharePoint
4 9 (1.51%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (1.51%) MS Exchange
5 7 (1.18%) CMS
6 6 (1.01%) IIS
6 6 (1.01%) SAS
7 5 (0.84%) JBoss
8 4 (0.67%) OpenStack
8 4 (0.67%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.34%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.17%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.17%) Confluence
10 1 (0.17%) Jetty
10 1 (0.17%) Liferay
10 1 (0.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 86 (14.45%) MS Excel
2 30 (5.04%) MS Office
3 23 (3.87%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (1.18%) MS Project
5 5 (0.84%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.67%) Simulink
6 4 (0.67%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.50%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.34%) Maple
8 2 (0.34%) Mathcad
8 2 (0.34%) PTC Creo
8 2 (0.34%) SOLIDWORKS
9 1 (0.17%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 13 (2.18%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (0.84%) BASE24
2 5 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.67%) BusinessWorks
4 3 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.50%) Sage CRM
5 2 (0.34%) Lawson
5 2 (0.34%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.34%) Sentinel
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (0.17%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.17%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 31 (5.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (4.37%) SaaS
3 23 (3.87%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (2.18%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (1.51%) GitHub
6 8 (1.34%) Google Analytics
7 6 (1.01%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (0.84%) IaaS
8 5 (0.84%) PaaS
9 3 (0.50%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 3 (0.50%) AdWords
10 2 (0.34%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.34%) Amazon SQS
10 2 (0.34%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 2 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.34%) Google Play
10 2 (0.34%) Office 365
10 2 (0.34%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.17%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 35 (5.88%) Firewall
2 34 (5.71%) WAN
3 26 (4.37%) LAN
4 15 (2.52%) OSPF
5 11 (1.85%) SAN
6 9 (1.51%) HTTP
7 8 (1.34%) Wireless
8 6 (1.01%) DHCP
9 5 (0.84%) TCP/IP
10 4 (0.67%) DNS
10 4 (0.67%) Internet
10 4 (0.67%) IPv4
10 4 (0.67%) SNMP
10 4 (0.67%) VoIP
11 3 (0.50%) Network Security
11 3 (0.50%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (0.50%) ZigBee
12 2 (0.34%) Cisco ASA
12 2 (0.34%) MPLS
12 2 (0.34%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 138 (23.19%) SQL Server
2 40 (6.72%) Big Data
3 38 (6.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 33 (5.55%) Data Warehouse
5 28 (4.71%) SQL Server 2012
6 24 (4.03%) DB2
6 24 (4.03%) SQL Server 2014
7 23 (3.87%) SQL Server 2008
8 20 (3.36%) MySQL
9 18 (3.03%) SQL Server 2016
10 16 (2.69%) MongoDB
11 15 (2.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 12 (2.02%) Crystal Reports
13 11 (1.85%) NoSQL
14 10 (1.68%) Data Mining
14 10 (1.68%) Power BI
15 9 (1.51%) SQL Server 2005
16 8 (1.34%) Relational Database
17 7 (1.18%) Oracle Database
18 6 (1.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 54 (9.08%) Git (software)
2 39 (6.55%) Subversion
3 38 (6.39%) Visual Studio
4 24 (4.03%) JUnit
5 19 (3.19%) Cucumber
6 17 (2.86%) Selenium
7 14 (2.35%) Jenkins
8 13 (2.18%) CruiseControl
9 11 (1.85%) MSBuild
10 10 (1.68%) JIRA
10 10 (1.68%) NetBeans
11 9 (1.51%) Team Foundation Server
12 8 (1.34%) FitNesse
12 8 (1.34%) NUnit
13 6 (1.01%) Artifactory
13 6 (1.01%) Gradle
13 6 (1.01%) Sonatype Nexus
14 5 (0.84%) Grunt
14 5 (0.84%) gulp
14 5 (0.84%) SoapUI
General
1 95 (15.97%) Finance
2 57 (9.58%) Retail
3 38 (6.39%) Marketing
4 36 (6.05%) Manufacturing
5 25 (4.20%) Banking
6 17 (2.86%) Electronics
7 14 (2.35%) Law
8 10 (1.68%) Pharmaceutical
9 8 (1.34%) Games
9 8 (1.34%) Publishing
9 8 (1.34%) Telecoms
10 7 (1.18%) Aerospace
10 7 (1.18%) Legal
11 5 (0.84%) Back Office
12 4 (0.67%) Advertising
12 4 (0.67%) Retail Banking
13 3 (0.50%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.34%) Automotive
14 2 (0.34%) Corporate Banking
14 2 (0.34%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 176 (29.58%) Developer
2 111 (18.66%) Analyst
3 58 (9.75%) Junior
4 56 (9.41%) C# Developer
5 52 (8.74%) .NET Developer
6 41 (6.89%) Graduate
7 40 (6.72%) C# .NET Developer
7 40 (6.72%) Software Developer
8 35 (5.88%) Software Engineer
9 32 (5.38%) Architect
10 30 (5.04%) Java Developer
11 29 (4.87%) Junior Developer
12 27 (4.54%) Business Analyst
13 26 (4.37%) DBA
13 26 (4.37%) SQL DBA
14 25 (4.20%) Senior Developer
15 24 (4.03%) IT Manager
16 23 (3.87%) Data Scientist
17 21 (3.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 21 (3.53%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (22.02%) .NET
2 95 (15.97%) HTML
3 80 (13.45%) CSS
4 64 (10.76%) ASP.NET
5 51 (8.57%) Web Services
6 46 (7.73%) HTML5
7 40 (6.72%) AngularJS
8 37 (6.22%) .NET Framework
9 32 (5.38%) CSS3
10 26 (4.37%) REST
11 25 (4.20%) XML
12 23 (3.87%) Spring
13 21 (3.53%) jQuery
14 19 (3.19%) RESTful
15 17 (2.86%) JSON
16 16 (2.69%) Ember.js
17 15 (2.52%) ASP.NET MVC
17 15 (2.52%) J2EE
17 15 (2.52%) XSLT
18 14 (2.35%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 270 (45.38%) Computer Science
2 68 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
3 41 (6.89%) Algorithms
4 34 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
5 28 (4.71%) Data Centre
6 18 (3.03%) Management Information System
7 13 (2.18%) User Experience
8 12 (2.02%) Mainframe
9 9 (1.51%) Linux Command Line
9 9 (1.51%) NHS
9 9 (1.51%) VHDL
10 8 (1.34%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 8 (1.34%) Mobile App
10 8 (1.34%) Verilog
11 7 (1.18%) CMDB
11 7 (1.18%) Replication
12 6 (1.01%) Data Structures
12 6 (1.01%) Social Media
13 5 (0.84%) APACS
13 5 (0.84%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 87 (14.62%) Windows
2 63 (10.59%) Linux
3 17 (2.86%) Unix
4 9 (1.51%) Windows Server
5 5 (0.84%) Android
5 5 (0.84%) Mac OS X
5 5 (0.84%) Windows 7
5 5 (0.84%) Windows 8
6 4 (0.67%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.50%) Embedded Linux
7 3 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.17%) CentOS
9 1 (0.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (29.58%) Agile Software Development
2 122 (20.50%) Software Engineering
3 94 (15.80%) Mathematics
4 66 (11.09%) OO
5 65 (10.92%) Scrum
6 60 (10.08%) Analytics
6 60 (10.08%) MVC
7 57 (9.58%) Continuous Integration
8 56 (9.41%) ITIL
9 54 (9.08%) Business Intelligence
10 51 (8.57%) Project Management
11 49 (8.24%) Physics
12 47 (7.90%) ETL
13 46 (7.73%) Continuous Improvement
14 45 (7.56%) PRINCE2
15 42 (7.06%) SDLC
16 40 (6.72%) CRM
17 38 (6.39%) TDD
18 34 (5.71%) Service Delivery
19 30 (5.04%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 205 (34.45%) SQL
2 173 (29.08%) C#
3 124 (20.84%) Java
4 106 (17.82%) JavaScript
5 85 (14.29%) C++
6 65 (10.92%) T-SQL
7 58 (9.75%) Python
8 49 (8.24%) C
9 43 (7.23%) R
10 29 (4.87%) MATLAB
11 26 (4.37%) VB
12 17 (2.86%) COBOL
13 15 (2.52%) Ruby
14 13 (2.18%) PHP
15 12 (2.02%) VB6
16 11 (1.85%) ES6
17 9 (1.51%) VB.NET
18 8 (1.34%) Bash Shell
18 8 (1.34%) PL/SQL
19 6 (1.01%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 37 (6.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (3.36%) MCITP
3 18 (3.03%) PhD
3 18 (3.03%) Security Cleared
4 17 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
5 16 (2.69%) MCSE
5 16 (2.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 15 (2.52%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (2.52%) SC Cleared
7 13 (2.18%) CISSP
8 12 (2.02%) CCNA
9 11 (1.85%) CISA
9 11 (1.85%) CISM
10 9 (1.51%) ISEB
10 9 (1.51%) PMI Certification
11 8 (1.34%) PMP
12 6 (1.01%) CRISC
13 5 (0.84%) CCNP
13 5 (0.84%) MBA
13 5 (0.84%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (5.38%) QA
2 12 (2.02%) PCI DSS
3 10 (1.68%) SLA
4 5 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.50%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.34%) PMO
6 2 (0.34%) Section 508
6 2 (0.34%) WCAG
7 1 (0.17%) MISRA
7 1 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 24 (4.03%) Active Directory
2 17 (2.86%) vSphere
3 15 (2.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (2.18%) Firmware
5 6 (1.01%) Docker
5 6 (1.01%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (0.67%) vCloud
7 2 (0.34%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.17%) Shibboleth
8 1 (0.17%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (1.85%) SCCM
2 9 (1.51%) SCOM
2 9 (1.51%) SCSM
3 5 (0.84%) Kubernetes
4 4 (0.67%) BMC PATROL
4 4 (0.67%) Nagios
4 4 (0.67%) OpenView
4 4 (0.67%) SCVMM
4 4 (0.67%) Tivoli
4 4 (0.67%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
5 2 (0.34%) SCOrch
5 2 (0.34%) Terraform
5 2 (0.34%) vRealize
6 1 (0.17%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (0.17%) HP Fortify
6 1 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.17%) Puppet
6 1 (0.17%) SmoothWall
6 1 (0.17%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 101 (16.97%) Microsoft
2 37 (6.22%) Oracle
3 34 (5.71%) HP
4 29 (4.87%) Cisco
5 23 (3.87%) CheckPoint
5 23 (3.87%) VMware
6 20 (3.36%) Fortinet
7 17 (2.86%) SAP
8 15 (2.52%) Tableau
9 13 (2.18%) Google
10 12 (2.02%) NetApp
11 11 (1.85%) JD Edwards
12 9 (1.51%) SonicWALL
12 9 (1.51%) Twitter
13 8 (1.34%) Juniper
14 7 (1.18%) IBM
15 6 (1.01%) BMC
15 6 (1.01%) EMC
15 6 (1.01%) F5
15 6 (1.01%) Sage
Derbyshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
EMBS Ltd
Salary: Circa 40k p/a
Posted: 21 hours ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits, progression & training
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Matlock, Derbyshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Next
Salary: Completive salary and benefits package including relocation package
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Northamptonshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Wellingborough, Northamptonshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Information Technology Services
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £40,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Matlock, Derbyshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 35,000 + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £21000 - £24000 per annum + training
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Next
Salary: Completive salary and benefits package including relocation package
Posted: 6 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Itecco
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 23,000 + 5k shift allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Posted: 14 days ago
Matlock, Derbyshire
Derbyshire County Council
Salary: Grade 11 £30,483 - £33,486 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Lavendon Group
Posted: 19 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Lavendon Group
Posted: 16 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Lavendon Group
Posted: 19 days ago