Period
to 19 August 2017

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 19 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
England > East Midlands
6 months to
19 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 15 16
Rank change year-on-year -2 +1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Degree 537 790 941
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 10.04% 12.26% 12.75%
As % of the Qualifications category 48.69% 48.29% 46.17%
Number of salaries quoted 538 744 796
East Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £36,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £21,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £54,841
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 1103 1636 2038
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 20.63% 25.38% 27.62%
Number of salaries quoted 895 1255 1505
East Midlands median annual salary £41,500 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.67% -1.32% -1.30%
10th Percentile £25,000 £21,350 £21,818
90th Percentile £58,750 £61,250 £58,750
England median annual salary £45,511 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.13% +3.33% -

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 19 August 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 6 months to 19 August 2017. 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 -13 191 £42,500 +13.33% 19
Northamptonshire 0 159 £30,500 -15.28% 12
Derbyshire +1 85 £40,000 +33.33% 10
Leicestershire -6 83 £35,000 -12.50% 10
Lincolnshire -8 5 £46,750 +33.57%
Degree
England

For the 6 months to 19 August 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.

1 241 (44.88%) Computer Science
2 179 (33.33%) SQL
3 156 (29.05%) C#
4 134 (24.95%) Agile Software Development
5 130 (24.21%) Computer Science Degree
6 121 (22.53%) Java
7 112 (20.86%) Software Engineering
8 111 (20.67%) Microsoft
9 103 (19.18%) Windows
10 102 (18.99%) Mathematics
11 97 (18.06%) C++
12 96 (17.88%) HTML
13 91 (16.95%) .NET
13 91 (16.95%) Linux
14 84 (15.64%) JavaScript
15 79 (14.71%) CSS
16 78 (14.53%) Finance
17 76 (14.15%) Analytical Skills
18 75 (13.97%) Python
19 74 (13.78%) OO
20 67 (12.48%) Scrum
21 65 (12.10%) C
21 65 (12.10%) Physics
22 61 (11.36%) SQL Server
22 61 (11.36%) Analytics
23 50 (9.31%) Project Management
24 48 (8.94%) Microsoft Certification
25 44 (8.19%) R
25 44 (8.19%) Git (software)
25 44 (8.19%) Algorithms

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 29 (5.40%) Apache Spark
2 24 (4.47%) Apache
3 21 (3.91%) MS Exchange
4 20 (3.72%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (1.49%) Elasticsearch
5 8 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (1.30%) CMS
7 4 (0.74%) IIS
8 3 (0.56%) JBoss
8 3 (0.56%) OpenEdge
8 3 (0.56%) SAS
8 3 (0.56%) SharePoint
8 3 (0.56%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.19%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.19%) Kentico
9 1 (0.19%) NServiceBus
9 1 (0.19%) WinCC
9 1 (0.19%) WordPress
Applications
1 28 (5.21%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (2.98%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (2.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (1.30%) Maple
5 6 (1.12%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.37%) InVision
6 2 (0.37%) Mathcad
6 2 (0.37%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.37%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.37%) Simulink
7 1 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.19%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.19%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.19%) PTC Creo
7 1 (0.19%) Siemens NX
7 1 (0.19%) SOLIDWORKS
7 1 (0.19%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 12 (2.23%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.74%) BusinessWorks
2 4 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.74%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.37%) NetSuite
3 2 (0.37%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.37%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.19%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.19%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 1 (0.19%) JDE OneWorld
4 1 (0.19%) Lawson
4 1 (0.19%) Movex
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 38 (7.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 34 (6.33%) Amazon AWS
3 29 (5.40%) GitHub
4 17 (3.17%) SaaS
5 10 (1.86%) Office 365
6 6 (1.12%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
6 6 (1.12%) Google Analytics
7 5 (0.93%) AdWords
8 3 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.56%) Dynamics 365
8 3 (0.56%) Google Play
9 1 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 1 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.19%) IaaS
9 1 (0.19%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.19%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (3.72%) WAN
2 19 (3.54%) Firewall
2 19 (3.54%) Wireless
3 18 (3.35%) TCP/IP
4 16 (2.98%) LAN
5 13 (2.42%) SAN
6 12 (2.23%) HTTP
7 6 (1.12%) Internet
7 6 (1.12%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (0.93%) VoIP
9 4 (0.74%) DHCP
9 4 (0.74%) H.323
9 4 (0.74%) Intrusion Detection
9 4 (0.74%) Network Security
9 4 (0.74%) RTP
9 4 (0.74%) VLAN
9 4 (0.74%) ZigBee
10 3 (0.56%) ISDN
10 3 (0.56%) MPLS
10 3 (0.56%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (11.36%) SQL Server
2 43 (8.01%) Big Data
3 23 (4.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 21 (3.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (2.61%) DB2
6 13 (2.42%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (2.42%) MongoDB
7 12 (2.23%) SQL Server 2008
7 12 (2.23%) SQL Server 2012
8 11 (2.05%) BusinessObjects
8 11 (2.05%) SQL Server 2005
9 9 (1.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 8 (1.49%) NoSQL
10 8 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (1.49%) Relational Database
11 6 (1.12%) Data Mining
11 6 (1.12%) MySQL
11 6 (1.12%) Oracle Database
11 6 (1.12%) Power BI
12 5 (0.93%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 44 (8.19%) Git (software)
2 28 (5.21%) Visual Studio
3 22 (4.10%) Selenium
4 18 (3.35%) NUnit
5 16 (2.98%) LabVIEW
6 15 (2.79%) JUnit
6 15 (2.79%) Subversion
7 14 (2.61%) Cucumber
7 14 (2.61%) JIRA
8 13 (2.42%) SoapUI
9 11 (2.05%) Jenkins
10 10 (1.86%) FitNesse
10 10 (1.86%) JMeter
10 10 (1.86%) Ranorex
10 10 (1.86%) TestNG
10 10 (1.86%) WebDriver
11 5 (0.93%) Mercurial
11 5 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
12 3 (0.56%) Maven
12 3 (0.56%) WiX
General
1 78 (14.53%) Finance
2 40 (7.45%) Electronics
3 35 (6.52%) Telecoms
4 34 (6.33%) Games
5 32 (5.96%) Manufacturing
6 28 (5.21%) Marketing
7 27 (5.03%) Banking
8 22 (4.10%) Law
9 20 (3.72%) Retail
10 10 (1.86%) Billing
10 10 (1.86%) Legal
11 8 (1.49%) Aerospace
12 6 (1.12%) Advertising
12 6 (1.12%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.37%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.19%) Automotive
14 1 (0.19%) Corporate Banking
14 1 (0.19%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.19%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 148 (27.56%) Developer
2 102 (18.99%) Analyst
3 76 (14.15%) Software Engineer
4 49 (9.12%) Software Developer
5 48 (8.94%) Graduate
6 36 (6.70%) C++ Software Engineer
7 31 (5.77%) Graduate Developer
8 30 (5.59%) Java Developer
8 30 (5.59%) Junior
9 27 (5.03%) .NET Developer
10 25 (4.66%) C# Software Engineer
11 21 (3.91%) Business Analyst
12 20 (3.72%) IT Manager
12 20 (3.72%) Junior Developer
13 19 (3.54%) Data Scientist
14 18 (3.35%) .NET Software Engineer
15 17 (3.17%) C# Developer
16 15 (2.79%) Architect
16 15 (2.79%) C Software Engineer
16 15 (2.79%) Computer Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (17.88%) HTML
2 91 (16.95%) .NET
3 79 (14.71%) CSS
4 39 (7.26%) HTML5
5 36 (6.70%) Web Services
6 32 (5.96%) ASP.NET
7 28 (5.21%) XML
8 27 (5.03%) CSS3
9 25 (4.66%) .NET Framework
10 24 (4.47%) AngularJS
11 19 (3.54%) jQuery
12 18 (3.35%) Entity Framework
12 18 (3.35%) REST
12 18 (3.35%) Spring
13 16 (2.98%) RESTful
14 15 (2.79%) Backbone.js
14 15 (2.79%) J2EE
15 14 (2.61%) WPF
16 13 (2.42%) XSLT
17 12 (2.23%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 241 (44.88%) Computer Science
2 76 (14.15%) Analytical Skills
3 44 (8.19%) Algorithms
4 20 (3.72%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 19 (3.54%) Management Information System
6 16 (2.98%) User Experience
7 13 (2.42%) Linux Command Line
8 12 (2.23%) Animation
8 12 (2.23%) VHDL
9 10 (1.86%) Data Centre
9 10 (1.86%) e-Learning
9 10 (1.86%) Mainframe
10 9 (1.68%) Smart Meter
11 8 (1.49%) Device Driver
11 8 (1.49%) Social Media
12 7 (1.30%) Graphic Design
12 7 (1.30%) Mobile App
12 7 (1.30%) Virtual Team
13 6 (1.12%) 3D Graphics
13 6 (1.12%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 103 (19.18%) Windows
2 91 (16.95%) Linux
3 24 (4.47%) Windows Server
4 15 (2.79%) Embedded Linux
5 14 (2.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (2.61%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (2.23%) Mac OS X
7 10 (1.86%) Windows 7
8 8 (1.49%) Windows 8
9 7 (1.30%) Unix
10 5 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (0.74%) Android
11 4 (0.74%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.37%) CentOS
13 1 (0.19%) AIX
13 1 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.19%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.19%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.19%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (24.95%) Agile Software Development
2 112 (20.86%) Software Engineering
3 102 (18.99%) Mathematics
4 74 (13.78%) OO
5 67 (12.48%) Scrum
6 65 (12.10%) Physics
7 61 (11.36%) Analytics
8 50 (9.31%) Project Management
9 42 (7.82%) Test Automation
10 37 (6.89%) SDLC
10 37 (6.89%) TDD
11 34 (6.33%) Business Intelligence
11 34 (6.33%) Computer Vision
12 32 (5.96%) Change Management
12 32 (5.96%) Continuous Integration
12 32 (5.96%) MVC
12 32 (5.96%) OOP
13 31 (5.77%) Open Source
14 30 (5.59%) Machine Learning
15 29 (5.40%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 179 (33.33%) SQL
2 156 (29.05%) C#
3 121 (22.53%) Java
4 97 (18.06%) C++
5 84 (15.64%) JavaScript
6 75 (13.97%) Python
7 65 (12.10%) C
8 44 (8.19%) R
9 27 (5.03%) MATLAB
10 15 (2.79%) Ruby
11 13 (2.42%) Perl
11 13 (2.42%) T-SQL
12 11 (2.05%) Embedded C
12 11 (2.05%) Scala
12 11 (2.05%) VBA
13 10 (1.86%) COBOL
14 9 (1.68%) VB.NET
15 8 (1.49%) PL/SQL
16 6 (1.12%) Bash Shell
17 3 (0.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 130 (24.21%) Computer Science Degree
2 48 (8.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 41 (7.64%) PhD
4 31 (5.77%) MCITP
4 31 (5.77%) Numerate Degree
5 22 (4.10%) Master's Degree
6 20 (3.72%) Cisco Certification
6 20 (3.72%) MCSE
7 19 (3.54%) CCNA
8 10 (1.86%) Sun Certification
9 8 (1.49%) ISEB
9 8 (1.49%) ISTQB
9 8 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (1.49%) VCP5
9 8 (1.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (0.93%) Security Cleared
11 4 (0.74%) CISM
11 4 (0.74%) CISSP
11 4 (0.74%) HND
11 4 (0.74%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.72%) QA
2 12 (2.23%) SLA
3 7 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.74%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.74%) ISO 22301
4 4 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 3 (0.56%) GDPR
5 3 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 3 (0.56%) Section 508
5 3 (0.56%) WCAG
6 2 (0.37%) Actionable Recommendations
6 2 (0.37%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (0.37%) FIPS 140-2
6 2 (0.37%) ISO 31000
6 2 (0.37%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.37%) PMO
7 1 (0.19%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 1 (0.19%) GxP
System Software
1 36 (6.70%) Firmware
2 24 (4.47%) Active Directory
3 16 (2.98%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (2.23%) vSphere
5 5 (0.93%) Docker
5 5 (0.93%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.19%) HDFS
7 1 (0.19%) NDS
7 1 (0.19%) NetIQ eDirectory
7 1 (0.19%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.19%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.19%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (2.61%) SCCM
2 12 (2.23%) SCOM
2 12 (2.23%) SCSM
3 4 (0.74%) Kubernetes
4 3 (0.56%) Failover Clustering
5 2 (0.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.19%) Icinga
6 1 (0.19%) Nagios
6 1 (0.19%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.19%) Terraform
Vendors
1 111 (20.67%) Microsoft
2 32 (5.96%) Oracle
3 29 (5.40%) VMware
4 21 (3.91%) SAP
5 12 (2.23%) NetApp
5 12 (2.23%) SonicWALL
5 12 (2.23%) Xilinx
6 11 (2.05%) Google
6 11 (2.05%) Tableau
7 9 (1.68%) iManage
7 9 (1.68%) JD Edwards
8 8 (1.49%) Cisco
8 8 (1.49%) Siemens
9 7 (1.30%) Avaya
9 7 (1.30%) EMC
9 7 (1.30%) Sun
10 5 (0.93%) BT
11 4 (0.74%) Apple
11 4 (0.74%) HP
11 4 (0.74%) TIBCO