Period
to 29 October 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 29 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
England > East Midlands
6 months to
29 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 32 20 16
Rank change year-on-year -12 -4 +1
Permanent jobs citing Degree 89 364 569
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 6.20% 9.24% 11.98%
As % of the Qualifications category 35.89% 45.05% 51.22%
Number of salaries quoted 73 301 441
Median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.79% +11.76% +21.43%
10th Percentile £25,198 £23,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £98,000 £95,000 £73,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +3.09% +2.11%

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 248 808 1,111
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 17.27% 20.51% 23.39%
Number of salaries quoted 188 645 795
Median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%
10th Percentile £25,850 £24,000 £23,350
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £73,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

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 29 October 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 29 October 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 45 £50,000 -6.98% 20
Northamptonshire -2 24 £40,000 -40.74% 4
Lincolnshire +6 13 £18,500 -47.14% 6
Derbyshire -7 4 £70,000 +75.00% 9
Leicestershire -16 3 - - 16
Degree
England

For the 6 months to 29 October 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 37 (41.57%) Computer Science
2 29 (32.58%) Finance
3 21 (23.60%) Python
3 21 (23.60%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (23.60%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (20.22%) SQL
4 18 (20.22%) Azure
5 17 (19.10%) Computer Science Degree
6 16 (17.98%) Oracle
7 15 (16.85%) AWS
7 15 (16.85%) DevOps
7 15 (16.85%) Analytics
8 14 (15.73%) SQL Server
8 14 (15.73%) Data Modelling
9 12 (13.48%) Problem-Solving
10 11 (12.36%) SDLC
10 11 (12.36%) Validation
10 11 (12.36%) Java
10 11 (12.36%) Data Analysis
11 10 (11.24%) Google
11 10 (11.24%) Hadoop
11 10 (11.24%) Git (software)
11 10 (11.24%) ITIL
11 10 (11.24%) Linux
11 10 (11.24%) ERwin
11 10 (11.24%) Big Data
12 9 (10.11%) Technical Leadership
12 9 (10.11%) Master's Degree
12 9 (10.11%) Customer Requirements
12 9 (10.11%) Test Automation

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 5 (5.62%) Apache Spark
2 3 (3.37%) CMS
2 3 (3.37%) Jupyter
3 2 (2.25%) Confluence
3 2 (2.25%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.12%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.12%) nginx
4 1 (1.12%) SAS
4 1 (1.12%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (5.62%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.12%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.12%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Eikon
1 1 (1.12%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 18 (20.22%) Azure
2 15 (16.85%) AWS
3 8 (8.99%) GCP
4 6 (6.74%) GitHub
5 4 (4.49%) Power Platform
6 1 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.12%) Amazon ECS
6 1 (1.12%) Amazon EKS
6 1 (1.12%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.12%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.12%) Office 365
6 1 (1.12%) OneDrive
6 1 (1.12%) PaaS
6 1 (1.12%) SaaS
6 1 (1.12%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.37%) Ethernet
1 3 (3.37%) FTP
1 3 (3.37%) Radio Access Network
1 3 (3.37%) RS-232
1 3 (3.37%) RS-485
2 2 (2.25%) Firewall
2 2 (2.25%) IPv6
2 2 (2.25%) VSAN
2 2 (2.25%) Wireless
3 1 (1.12%) 3G
3 1 (1.12%) 4G
3 1 (1.12%) 5G
3 1 (1.12%) DNS
3 1 (1.12%) LAN
3 1 (1.12%) Network Security
3 1 (1.12%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (1.12%) SSH
3 1 (1.12%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.12%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.73%) SQL Server
2 10 (11.24%) Big Data
2 10 (11.24%) Hadoop
3 8 (8.99%) NoSQL
4 7 (7.87%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (5.62%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
5 5 (5.62%) HBase
5 5 (5.62%) OLTP
5 5 (5.62%) Tableau
6 4 (4.49%) Data Mining
6 4 (4.49%) Power BI
7 3 (3.37%) Relational Database
7 3 (3.37%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (2.25%) MongoDB
8 2 (2.25%) Oracle Database
8 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (1.12%) Amazon Aurora
9 1 (1.12%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (1.12%) Data Lake
9 1 (1.12%) Impala
Development Applications
1 10 (11.24%) ERwin
1 10 (11.24%) Git (software)
2 7 (7.87%) GitLab
3 5 (5.62%) ER Studio
3 5 (5.62%) JIRA
3 5 (5.62%) PowerDesigner
4 3 (3.37%) Eclipse
4 3 (3.37%) GCC
4 3 (3.37%) Sonatype Nexus
4 3 (3.37%) Travis CI
5 2 (2.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (2.25%) Bitbucket
5 2 (2.25%) FishEye
5 2 (2.25%) Subversion
6 1 (1.12%) Babel
6 1 (1.12%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.12%) Visual Studio
General
1 29 (32.58%) Finance
2 9 (10.11%) Marketing
3 7 (7.87%) Billing
4 6 (6.74%) Manufacturing
5 4 (4.49%) Electronics
5 4 (4.49%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.25%) Back Office
6 2 (2.25%) Banking
6 2 (2.25%) Law
6 2 (2.25%) Legal
6 2 (2.25%) Public Sector
7 1 (1.12%) Advertising
7 1 (1.12%) Military
7 1 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 20 (22.47%) Analyst
2 13 (14.61%) Developer
2 13 (14.61%) Junior
3 9 (10.11%) Systems Analyst
4 7 (7.87%) Architect
4 7 (7.87%) Development Analyst
4 7 (7.87%) Oracle Analyst
4 7 (7.87%) Systems Development Analyst
5 6 (6.74%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (6.74%) Platform Engineer
6 5 (5.62%) Applications Support
6 5 (5.62%) Data Modeller
6 5 (5.62%) Development Manager
6 5 (5.62%) IT Manager
6 5 (5.62%) Junior Analyst
6 5 (5.62%) Junior Systems Analyst
6 5 (5.62%) Senior Development Analyst
6 5 (5.62%) Senior Oracle Analyst
6 5 (5.62%) Senior Systems Analyst
6 5 (5.62%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.74%) .NET
1 6 (6.74%) Web Services
2 5 (5.62%) AngularJS
3 4 (4.49%) ASP.NET
3 4 (4.49%) CSS
3 4 (4.49%) HTML
3 4 (4.49%) Kafka
4 3 (3.37%) jQuery
4 3 (3.37%) Node.js
5 2 (2.25%) .NET Core
5 2 (2.25%) .NET Framework
5 2 (2.25%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (2.25%) CSS3
5 2 (2.25%) Express
5 2 (2.25%) HTML5
5 2 (2.25%) MEAN Stack
5 2 (2.25%) React
5 2 (2.25%) REST
5 2 (2.25%) RESTful
5 2 (2.25%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 21 (23.60%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.99%) Analytical Mindset
3 7 (7.87%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (5.62%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.37%) User Experience
6 2 (2.25%) Smart Meter
6 2 (2.25%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.12%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.12%) Cloud Native
7 1 (1.12%) Cyber Defence
7 1 (1.12%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.12%) NHS
7 1 (1.12%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (11.24%) Linux
2 6 (6.74%) Windows
3 3 (3.37%) Unix
4 1 (1.12%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (41.57%) Computer Science
2 21 (23.60%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (16.85%) Analytics
3 15 (16.85%) DevOps
4 14 (15.73%) Data Modelling
5 12 (13.48%) Problem-Solving
6 11 (12.36%) Data Analysis
6 11 (12.36%) SDLC
6 11 (12.36%) Validation
7 10 (11.24%) ITIL
8 9 (10.11%) Customer Requirements
8 9 (10.11%) Data Management
8 9 (10.11%) Technical Leadership
8 9 (10.11%) Test Automation
9 8 (8.99%) Business Development
9 8 (8.99%) Project Management
9 8 (8.99%) Software Engineering
10 7 (7.87%) Mathematics
10 7 (7.87%) Scrum
10 7 (7.87%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (23.60%) Python
2 18 (20.22%) SQL
3 11 (12.36%) Java
4 8 (8.99%) C
5 6 (6.74%) Bash Shell
5 6 (6.74%) C#
6 5 (5.62%) JavaScript
7 4 (4.49%) Scala
8 3 (3.37%) C++
8 3 (3.37%) Embedded C
8 3 (3.37%) R
9 2 (2.25%) ES6
9 2 (2.25%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.25%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.12%) PHP
10 1 (1.12%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (19.10%) Computer Science Degree
2 9 (10.11%) Master's Degree
3 6 (6.74%) PhD
4 4 (4.49%) Security Cleared
4 4 (4.49%) TOGAF Certification
5 3 (3.37%) CISA
5 3 (3.37%) CISSP
5 3 (3.37%) CRISC
5 3 (3.37%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.25%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.25%) MCSA
6 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (2.25%) VCAP
6 2 (2.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.12%) DBS Check
7 1 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.25%) PMO
1 2 (2.25%) SLA
2 1 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.12%) QA
System Software
1 7 (7.87%) Docker
2 5 (5.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.49%) HDFS
4 3 (3.37%) VirtualBox
5 2 (2.25%) vCloud
5 2 (2.25%) VMware NSX
6 1 (1.12%) Active Directory
6 1 (1.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (1.12%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.12%) Terminal Server
6 1 (1.12%) Varnish
6 1 (1.12%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (4.49%) Kubernetes
2 3 (3.37%) Ansible
2 3 (3.37%) Kibana
2 3 (3.37%) Nagios
2 3 (3.37%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (3.37%) Puppet
2 3 (3.37%) ZABBIX
3 2 (2.25%) vCenter Server
4 1 (1.12%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 16 (17.98%) Oracle
2 10 (11.24%) Google
3 6 (6.74%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.74%) Teradata
3 6 (6.74%) VMware
4 4 (4.49%) IBM
5 3 (3.37%) Dell
5 3 (3.37%) Sonatype
6 2 (2.25%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.12%) Ab Initio
7 1 (1.12%) Apple
7 1 (1.12%) Arqiva
7 1 (1.12%) Citrix
7 1 (1.12%) Cloudera
7 1 (1.12%) Cognos
7 1 (1.12%) EMC
7 1 (1.12%) Ericsson
7 1 (1.12%) HP
7 1 (1.12%) Huawei
7 1 (1.12%) Nokia