Period
to 13 July 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 13 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
England > East Midlands
6 months to
13 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 19 16 22
Rank change year-on-year -3 +6 -5
Permanent jobs citing Degree 183 440 477
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 9.37% 10.61% 9.07%
As % of the Qualifications category 39.27% 50.52% 46.18%
Number of salaries quoted 152 330 400
Median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,375 £25,000 £24,225
90th Percentile £85,000 £70,629 £66,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 466 871 1,033
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 23.86% 21.01% 19.64%
Number of salaries quoted 341 604 819
Median annual salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £68,375 £67,500
England median annual salary £52,670 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.34% - +9.89%

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 13 July 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 13 July 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 -2 85 £56,000 +24.44% 13
Northamptonshire +6 46 £42,500 -32.00% 7
Leicestershire -7 26 £47,500 +25.38% 6
Derbyshire -11 16 £47,500 +35.71% 4
Lincolnshire +13 10 £25,000 -54.55% 5
Degree
England

For the 6 months to 13 July 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 67 (36.61%) Computer Science
2 65 (35.52%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (32.24%) Software Engineering
4 54 (29.51%) Computer Science Degree
5 48 (26.23%) Java
6 43 (23.50%) Validation
7 40 (21.86%) Finance
8 38 (20.77%) Problem-Solving
9 36 (19.67%) C#
10 35 (19.13%) AWS
11 31 (16.94%) Oracle
12 30 (16.39%) Microsoft
13 29 (15.85%) SQL
14 26 (14.21%) Azure
14 26 (14.21%) Big Data
15 25 (13.66%) Hadoop
16 23 (12.57%) JavaScript
17 22 (12.02%) .NET
17 22 (12.02%) Data Analysis
18 21 (11.48%) Scrum
18 21 (11.48%) DevOps
18 21 (11.48%) Analytical Skills
19 20 (10.93%) Apache Spark
19 20 (10.93%) Analytics
19 20 (10.93%) SQL Server
19 20 (10.93%) Billing
20 19 (10.38%) Business Development
20 19 (10.38%) Python
20 19 (10.38%) SDLC
20 19 (10.38%) User Acceptance Testing

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 20 (10.93%) Apache Spark
2 10 (5.46%) CMS
3 5 (2.73%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (1.64%) Confluence
5 2 (1.09%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.55%) nginx
6 1 (0.55%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (8.20%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (7.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 10 (5.46%) Microsoft Office
4 7 (3.83%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.55%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.55%) Simulink
5 1 (0.55%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 2 (1.09%) Magento
1 2 (1.09%) SAP MM
2 1 (0.55%) Eikon
2 1 (0.55%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.55%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 35 (19.13%) AWS
2 26 (14.21%) Azure
3 13 (7.10%) GCP
4 9 (4.92%) Office 365
5 6 (3.28%) PaaS
5 6 (3.28%) Power Platform
6 5 (2.73%) SaaS
7 3 (1.64%) PowerApps
8 2 (1.09%) AdWords
8 2 (1.09%) Amazon EKS
8 2 (1.09%) IaaS
8 2 (1.09%) ZenHub
9 1 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.55%) Amazon ECS
9 1 (0.55%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.55%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.55%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.55%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.55%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.92%) FTP
2 5 (2.73%) Firewall
2 5 (2.73%) LAN
3 3 (1.64%) Internet
4 2 (1.09%) DNS
4 2 (1.09%) HTTP
4 2 (1.09%) IPv6
4 2 (1.09%) Software-Defined Networking
4 2 (1.09%) VLAN
4 2 (1.09%) VSAN
5 1 (0.55%) 5G
5 1 (0.55%) DHCP
5 1 (0.55%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (0.55%) SSH
5 1 (0.55%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.55%) WAN
5 1 (0.55%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (14.21%) Big Data
2 25 (13.66%) Hadoop
3 20 (10.93%) SQL Server
4 19 (10.38%) HBase
5 11 (6.01%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (5.46%) NoSQL
7 9 (4.92%) OLTP
8 7 (3.83%) MongoDB
8 7 (3.83%) Relational Database
9 6 (3.28%) Apache Hive
9 6 (3.28%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 6 (3.28%) Impala
10 5 (2.73%) Flink
11 4 (2.19%) MySQL
11 4 (2.19%) OLAP
11 4 (2.19%) Power BI
11 4 (2.19%) Snowflake Schema
12 3 (1.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 3 (1.64%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (1.64%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 18 (9.84%) Git (software)
2 11 (6.01%) Jenkins
3 9 (4.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 9 (4.92%) ERwin
3 9 (4.92%) PowerDesigner
4 7 (3.83%) Eclipse
4 7 (3.83%) IntelliJ
4 7 (3.83%) Sonatype Nexus
4 7 (3.83%) Subversion
5 6 (3.28%) ER Studio
5 6 (3.28%) JIRA
6 4 (2.19%) Bitbucket
7 3 (1.64%) GitLab
8 2 (1.09%) FishEye
8 2 (1.09%) Maven
8 2 (1.09%) Mercurial
8 2 (1.09%) NUnit
8 2 (1.09%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (1.09%) SpecFlow
8 2 (1.09%) TeamCity
General
1 40 (21.86%) Finance
2 20 (10.93%) Billing
3 18 (9.84%) Marketing
4 15 (8.20%) Back Office
5 12 (6.56%) Retail
6 7 (3.83%) Manufacturing
7 5 (2.73%) Legal
8 3 (1.64%) Law
8 3 (1.64%) Public Sector
8 3 (1.64%) Telecoms
9 2 (1.09%) Banking
9 2 (1.09%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.55%) Automotive
10 1 (0.55%) French Language
10 1 (0.55%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 40 (21.86%) Developer
2 24 (13.11%) Software Engineer
3 22 (12.02%) Analyst
4 21 (11.48%) Architect
5 15 (8.20%) Junior
5 15 (8.20%) Systems Analyst
6 14 (7.65%) Data Architect
6 14 (7.65%) Senior Developer
6 14 (7.65%) Software Developer
7 12 (6.56%) C# Developer
7 12 (6.56%) IT Manager
7 12 (6.56%) Java Engineer
7 12 (6.56%) Java Software Engineer
7 12 (6.56%) Lead Software Engineer
7 12 (6.56%) Systems Engineer
8 11 (6.01%) Embedded Engineer
8 11 (6.01%) Graduate
8 11 (6.01%) Oracle Analyst
8 11 (6.01%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 10 (5.46%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (12.02%) .NET
2 18 (9.84%) CSS
2 18 (9.84%) HTML
3 15 (8.20%) Web Services
4 13 (7.10%) Kafka
5 12 (6.56%) ASP.NET
6 11 (6.01%) AngularJS
7 9 (4.92%) CSS3
7 9 (4.92%) HTML5
8 8 (4.37%) React
9 7 (3.83%) .NET Core
9 7 (3.83%) J2EE
10 6 (3.28%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (3.28%) jQuery
10 6 (3.28%) Node.js
10 6 (3.28%) XML
11 5 (2.73%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (2.19%) JSON
12 4 (2.19%) REST
12 4 (2.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 21 (11.48%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (7.65%) Management Information System
3 13 (7.10%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (5.46%) Public Cloud
5 8 (4.37%) Cloud Native
5 8 (4.37%) Self-Motivation
6 7 (3.83%) Virtual Team
7 6 (3.28%) User Experience
8 4 (2.19%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.64%) Reference Data
10 2 (1.09%) CMDB
10 2 (1.09%) Greenfield Project
10 2 (1.09%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (1.09%) Internet of Things
11 1 (0.55%) Analytical Mindset
11 1 (0.55%) Blog
11 1 (0.55%) Cyber Defence
11 1 (0.55%) PKI
11 1 (0.55%) Renewable Energy
11 1 (0.55%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 10 (5.46%) Windows
2 5 (2.73%) Android
3 4 (2.19%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.09%) Linux
4 2 (1.09%) Windows 10
4 2 (1.09%) Windows 8
4 2 (1.09%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.55%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (36.61%) Computer Science
2 65 (35.52%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (32.24%) Software Engineering
4 43 (23.50%) Validation
5 38 (20.77%) Problem-Solving
6 22 (12.02%) Data Analysis
7 21 (11.48%) DevOps
7 21 (11.48%) Scrum
8 20 (10.93%) Analytics
9 19 (10.38%) Business Development
9 19 (10.38%) SDLC
9 19 (10.38%) System Testing
9 19 (10.38%) User Acceptance Testing
10 18 (9.84%) Customer Requirements
10 18 (9.84%) Project Management
11 16 (8.74%) Systems Engineering
11 16 (8.74%) Test Automation
12 14 (7.65%) Continuous Improvement
12 14 (7.65%) ITIL
12 14 (7.65%) Product Marketing
Programming Languages
1 48 (26.23%) Java
2 36 (19.67%) C#
3 29 (15.85%) SQL
4 23 (12.57%) JavaScript
5 19 (10.38%) Python
6 15 (8.20%) Scala
7 11 (6.01%) C
7 11 (6.01%) C++
7 11 (6.01%) Embedded C
8 3 (1.64%) Java 8
8 3 (1.64%) PHP
9 2 (1.09%) ES6
9 2 (1.09%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.09%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.55%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 54 (29.51%) Computer Science Degree
2 19 (10.38%) Master's Degree
3 12 (6.56%) Security Cleared
4 9 (4.92%) AWS Certification
5 8 (4.37%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (3.83%) APMP
6 7 (3.83%) MAPM
6 7 (3.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 7 (3.83%) SC Cleared
7 4 (2.19%) MCSE
8 3 (1.64%) SAP Certification
9 2 (1.09%) Numerate Degree
9 2 (1.09%) TOGAF Certification
9 2 (1.09%) VCAP
9 2 (1.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.55%) CEH
10 1 (0.55%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.55%) GPEN
10 1 (0.55%) GWAPT
10 1 (0.55%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.83%) QA
2 4 (2.19%) COSHH
2 4 (2.19%) GDPR
3 3 (1.64%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.09%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (8.20%) HDFS
2 11 (6.01%) Firmware
3 6 (3.28%) Docker
4 2 (1.09%) BitLocker
4 2 (1.09%) vCloud
4 2 (1.09%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.09%) VMware NSX
5 1 (0.55%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.55%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.55%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 9 (4.92%) Kibana
2 2 (1.09%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.09%) Puppet
2 2 (1.09%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 31 (16.94%) Oracle
2 30 (16.39%) Microsoft
3 14 (7.65%) Google
3 14 (7.65%) SAP
4 10 (5.46%) IBM
5 6 (3.28%) Teradata
6 4 (2.19%) Cognizant
7 3 (1.64%) Tableau
8 2 (1.09%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.09%) Dell
8 2 (1.09%) VMware
8 2 (1.09%) Zend
9 1 (0.55%) Alteryx
9 1 (0.55%) Automation Anywhere
9 1 (0.55%) Blue Prism
9 1 (0.55%) Facebook
9 1 (0.55%) NICE Systems
9 1 (0.55%) Pega
9 1 (0.55%) Twitter
9 1 (0.55%) UiPath