Period
to 23 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 23 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
23 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 29 7 25
Rank change year-on-year -22 +18 +6
Permanent jobs citing Degree 42 174 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 8.11% 24.10% 8.89%
As % of the Qualifications category 38.53% 74.04% 38.41%
Number of salaries quoted 40 75 51
Leicester median annual salary £36,488 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.78% -5.88% +0.59%
10th Percentile £22,500 £28,569 £26,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £62,500 £90,000
Leicestershire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% -5.88% -

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 Leicester with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Leicester
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 109 235 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 21.04% 32.55% 23.15%
Number of salaries quoted 101 122 132
Leicester median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% - -
10th Percentile £21,250 £27,050 £26,600
90th Percentile £53,750 £62,500 £63,625
Leicestershire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -5.88%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

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

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Leicester

Degree
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Salary trend for Degree in Leicester

Degree
Salary Histogram in Leicester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Leicester over the 6 months to 23 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Degree in Leicester

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 Leicester region with a requirement for Degree.

1 16 (38.10%) Computer Science
2 15 (35.71%) C#
3 14 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
4 11 (26.19%) SQL
5 9 (21.43%) Service Delivery
5 9 (21.43%) Finance
5 9 (21.43%) C++
5 9 (21.43%) Java
6 8 (19.05%) OOP
7 7 (16.67%) OO
7 7 (16.67%) .NET
7 7 (16.67%) Project Management
7 7 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (14.29%) Software Testing
8 6 (14.29%) .NET Framework
8 6 (14.29%) HTML
8 6 (14.29%) CSS
8 6 (14.29%) Entity Framework
9 5 (11.90%) Coaching
9 5 (11.90%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 5 (11.90%) Social Housing
9 5 (11.90%) JavaScript
9 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
9 5 (11.90%) Azure
9 5 (11.90%) SaaS
9 5 (11.90%) Software Engineering
9 5 (11.90%) Scrum
10 4 (9.52%) PaaS
10 4 (9.52%) Load Balancing
10 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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 2 (4.76%) Confluence
2 1 (2.38%) CMS
2 1 (2.38%) Moodle
2 1 (2.38%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.38%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Acrobat
1 2 (4.76%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (4.76%) InDesign
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (4.76%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (2.38%) Simulink
2 1 (2.38%) Stateflow
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.90%) Azure
1 5 (11.90%) SaaS
2 4 (9.52%) PaaS
3 2 (4.76%) Office 365
4 1 (2.38%) AWS
4 1 (2.38%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.52%) VoIP
2 2 (4.76%) VLAN
3 1 (2.38%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.38%) Firewall
3 1 (2.38%) FlexRay
3 1 (2.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) JIRA
1 3 (7.14%) Visual Studio Coded UI
2 2 (4.76%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (21.43%) Finance
2 5 (11.90%) Social Housing
3 3 (7.14%) Manufacturing
3 3 (7.14%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.76%) Banking
4 2 (4.76%) Financial Institution
4 2 (4.76%) Fire and Rescue
4 2 (4.76%) Local Government
5 1 (2.38%) Automotive
5 1 (2.38%) German Language
5 1 (2.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (38.10%) Analyst
2 11 (26.19%) Junior
3 9 (21.43%) Software Analyst
3 9 (21.43%) Software Support Analyst
3 9 (21.43%) Support Analyst
4 8 (19.05%) Junior Analyst
4 8 (19.05%) Junior Support Analyst
5 6 (14.29%) Developer
6 5 (11.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (9.52%) IT Analyst
7 4 (9.52%) IT Support
7 4 (9.52%) IT Support Analyst
8 3 (7.14%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
8 3 (7.14%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 3 (7.14%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
8 3 (7.14%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
8 3 (7.14%) Embedded Engineer
8 3 (7.14%) Embedded Software Design Engineer
8 3 (7.14%) Service Desk Support
8 3 (7.14%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (16.67%) .NET
2 6 (14.29%) .NET Framework
2 6 (14.29%) CSS
2 6 (14.29%) Entity Framework
2 6 (14.29%) HTML
3 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (4.76%) CSS3
4 2 (4.76%) HTML5
5 1 (2.38%) PyTorch
5 1 (2.38%) TensorFlow
5 1 (2.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (4.76%) CMDB
2 2 (4.76%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (4.76%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.76%) Smartphone
2 2 (4.76%) User Experience
3 1 (2.38%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.38%) CUDA
3 1 (2.38%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.38%) Reference Data
3 1 (2.38%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.14%) Windows
2 2 (4.76%) Windows 10
2 2 (4.76%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.38%) Unix
3 1 (2.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (38.10%) Computer Science
2 9 (21.43%) Service Delivery
3 8 (19.05%) OOP
4 7 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (16.67%) OO
4 7 (16.67%) Project Management
5 6 (14.29%) Software Testing
6 5 (11.90%) Coaching
6 5 (11.90%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 5 (11.90%) Scrum
6 5 (11.90%) Software Engineering
7 4 (9.52%) Collaborative Working
7 4 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (9.52%) Load Balancing
7 4 (9.52%) Mentoring
7 4 (9.52%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (7.14%) Business Continuity
8 3 (7.14%) Machine Learning
8 3 (7.14%) Test Automation
8 3 (7.14%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 15 (35.71%) C#
2 11 (26.19%) SQL
3 9 (21.43%) C++
3 9 (21.43%) Java
4 5 (11.90%) JavaScript
5 4 (9.52%) C
6 3 (7.14%) Embedded C
6 3 (7.14%) Python
7 2 (4.76%) PHP
8 1 (2.38%) MATLAB
8 1 (2.38%) Perl
8 1 (2.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (9.52%) MCSE
2 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (7.14%) ISEB
3 3 (7.14%) ISTQB
4 2 (4.76%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) QA
2 1 (2.38%) GDPR
2 1 (2.38%) ISO 22301
2 1 (2.38%) ISO 26262
2 1 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.38%) MISRA
2 1 (2.38%) PMBOK
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Kubernetes
1 1 (2.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.76%) Adobe
3 1 (2.38%) Cisco
3 1 (2.38%) Google
3 1 (2.38%) NVIDIA