Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Ipswich with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
Suffolk > Ipswich
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 13 15
Rank change year-on-year -1 +2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Degree 48 78 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 12.57% 14.34% 12.07%
As % of the Qualifications category 44.44% 47.85% 49.39%
Number of salaries quoted 46 77 62
Ipswich median annual salary £45,000 £35,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.76% -11.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £26,625 £19,250 £22,650
90th Percentile £65,000 £72,500 £52,500
Suffolk median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +21.43%

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 Ipswich with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Ipswich
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 108 163 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 28.27% 29.96% 24.44%
Number of salaries quoted 102 149 137
Ipswich median annual salary £45,000 £32,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.46% -27.78% +12.50%
10th Percentile £26,325 £20,600 £23,400
90th Percentile £58,625 £60,000 £63,500
Suffolk median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +21.43% -22.22% +12.50%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

Job postings citing Degree as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Ipswich.

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Ipswich

Degree
Salary Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Degree in Ipswich.

Salary trend for Degree in Ipswich

Degree
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Ipswich over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Degree in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for Degree.

1 31 (64.58%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 29 (60.42%) SQL Server
4 26 (54.17%) CSS
4 26 (54.17%) HTML
5 25 (52.08%) C#
6 22 (45.83%) .NET
6 22 (45.83%) Computer Science
7 21 (43.75%) Unit Testing
7 21 (43.75%) Software Engineering
7 21 (43.75%) Scrum
7 21 (43.75%) Waterfall
7 21 (43.75%) AngularJS
8 20 (41.67%) Web Services
8 20 (41.67%) SQL
9 19 (39.58%) WCF
9 19 (39.58%) ASP.NET Web API
10 18 (37.50%) CSS3
10 18 (37.50%) HTML5
10 18 (37.50%) SOLID
10 18 (37.50%) JSON
10 18 (37.50%) ASP.NET
11 17 (35.42%) OO
11 17 (35.42%) REST
11 17 (35.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 16 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
13 15 (31.25%) Subversion
13 15 (31.25%) JIRA
13 15 (31.25%) Ajax
13 15 (31.25%) jQuery

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Ipswich 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 3 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.17%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (4.17%) Amazon S3
3 2 (4.17%) IaaS
3 2 (4.17%) PaaS
3 2 (4.17%) SaaS
4 1 (2.08%) IBM Blueworks
4 1 (2.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (60.42%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 6 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (10.42%) Power BI
4 4 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (8.33%) GIS
4 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Power View
4 4 (8.33%) MySQL
4 4 (8.33%) PowerPivot
4 4 (8.33%) Semantic Layer
4 4 (8.33%) Spotfire
5 2 (4.17%) Amazon Redshift
5 2 (4.17%) Couchbase
5 2 (4.17%) Looker
5 2 (4.17%) MongoDB
5 2 (4.17%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.08%) OLAP
6 1 (2.08%) OLTP
6 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 15 (31.25%) JIRA
1 15 (31.25%) Subversion
2 5 (10.42%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 10 (20.83%) Retail
2 7 (14.58%) Finance
3 3 (6.25%) Digital Economy
3 3 (6.25%) Marketing
4 1 (2.08%) Advertising
4 1 (2.08%) Games
4 1 (2.08%) Legal
Job Titles
1 28 (58.33%) Developer
2 17 (35.42%) Software Developer
2 17 (35.42%) Software Engineer
3 16 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 16 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 16 (33.33%) C# Developer
4 15 (31.25%) .NET Software Developer
4 15 (31.25%) .NET Software Engineer
4 15 (31.25%) ASP.NET Developer
4 15 (31.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 15 (31.25%) C# Software Developer
4 15 (31.25%) C# Software Engineer
4 15 (31.25%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 7 (14.58%) Architect
6 6 (12.50%) Analyst
7 4 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 4 (8.33%) Graduate
7 4 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (6.25%) Java Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (54.17%) CSS
1 26 (54.17%) HTML
2 22 (45.83%) .NET
3 21 (43.75%) AngularJS
4 20 (41.67%) Web Services
5 19 (39.58%) ASP.NET Web API
5 19 (39.58%) WCF
6 18 (37.50%) ASP.NET
6 18 (37.50%) CSS3
6 18 (37.50%) HTML5
6 18 (37.50%) JSON
7 17 (35.42%) REST
7 17 (35.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 15 (31.25%) Ajax
8 15 (31.25%) jQuery
8 15 (31.25%) LESS
8 15 (31.25%) Sass
9 6 (12.50%) React
10 5 (10.42%) Node.js
10 5 (10.42%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 22 (45.83%) Computer Science
2 12 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (12.50%) Algorithms
4 4 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (6.25%) PMI
6 2 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (4.17%) N-Tier
6 2 (4.17%) PDA
7 1 (2.08%) Reference Data
7 1 (2.08%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.33%) Android
1 4 (8.33%) Apple iOS
2 3 (6.25%) Windows
3 1 (2.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (64.58%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (43.75%) Scrum
2 21 (43.75%) Software Engineering
2 21 (43.75%) Unit Testing
2 21 (43.75%) Waterfall
3 18 (37.50%) SOLID
4 17 (35.42%) OO
5 15 (31.25%) Collaborative Working
5 15 (31.25%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
6 9 (18.75%) Analytics
7 8 (16.67%) Mathematics
7 8 (16.67%) MVC
7 8 (16.67%) Service Delivery
8 7 (14.58%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (14.58%) TOGAF
9 6 (12.50%) Project Management
9 6 (12.50%) Release Management
10 5 (10.42%) Data Modelling
10 5 (10.42%) ERP
10 5 (10.42%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 25 (52.08%) C#
3 20 (41.67%) SQL
4 7 (14.58%) Java
5 4 (8.33%) PHP
5 4 (8.33%) Python
6 3 (6.25%) ES6
7 2 (4.17%) C
7 2 (4.17%) C++
7 2 (4.17%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.08%) Apple Swift
8 1 (2.08%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (6.25%) PMI Certification
4 2 (4.17%) MCP
4 2 (4.17%) MCSD
4 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.08%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.75%) QA
2 4 (8.33%) SLA
3 1 (2.08%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.08%) GDPR
3 1 (2.08%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.50%) Tableau
3 3 (6.25%) Oracle
4 2 (4.17%) Google
4 2 (4.17%) SAP
4 2 (4.17%) TOWER Software
5 1 (2.08%) IBM
5 1 (2.08%) Trillium
5 1 (2.08%) VMware