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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
Leicestershire / Leicester
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 11 25
Rank change year-on-year -13 +14  
Permanent jobs citing Degree 23 57 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 7.99% 15.41% 9.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 50.00% 57.00% 44.94%
Number of salaries quoted 30 43 40
Median salary £30,000 £40,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +42.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,100 £23,800 £19,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,808 £63,750 £54,841
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 Leicester.

Academic & Professional Certification
Leicester
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 46 100 89
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester 15.97% 27.03% 20.75%
Number of salaries quoted 101 140 175
Median salary £30,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,750 £19,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,250 £63,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Degree in Leicester

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Leicester region with a requirement for Degree.

1 30 (51.72%) Computer Science
2 28 (48.28%) SQL
3 25 (43.10%) C#
3 25 (43.10%) .NET
4 19 (32.76%) SQL Server
4 19 (32.76%) Computer Science Degree
5 17 (29.31%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (20.69%) PRINCE2
7 11 (18.97%) Visual Studio
7 11 (18.97%) HTML
7 11 (18.97%) Manufacturing
8 10 (17.24%) JavaScript
8 10 (17.24%) CSS
8 10 (17.24%) Project Management
8 10 (17.24%) Firmware
8 10 (17.24%) Software Engineering
9 9 (15.52%) Microsoft
9 9 (15.52%) OO
9 9 (15.52%) Oracle
9 9 (15.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (13.79%) Electronics
10 8 (13.79%) Finance
10 8 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (12.07%) ERP
11 7 (12.07%) C
11 7 (12.07%) T-SQL
11 7 (12.07%) MVC
11 7 (12.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (12.07%) .NET Framework
11 7 (12.07%) SDLC

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 5 (8.62%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.17%) OpenEdge
3 1 (1.72%) CMS
3 1 (1.72%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.72%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (10.34%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (8.62%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (1.72%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.72%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.72%) SAP HR
1 1 (1.72%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) SaaS
2 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.72%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.72%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.72%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (1.72%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.72%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.62%) Wi-Fi
1 5 (8.62%) ZigBee
2 1 (1.72%) LAN
2 1 (1.72%) Skype
2 1 (1.72%) VoIP
2 1 (1.72%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (32.76%) SQL Server
2 9 (15.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (12.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (8.62%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (5.17%) MySQL
5 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.72%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.72%) QlikView
7 1 (1.72%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.72%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 11 (18.97%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.17%) JIRA
2 3 (5.17%) NUnit
2 3 (5.17%) WiX
3 2 (3.45%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.45%) SpecFlow
3 2 (3.45%) Subversion
4 1 (1.72%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.72%) Grunt
4 1 (1.72%) gulp
General
1 11 (18.97%) Manufacturing
2 8 (13.79%) Electronics
2 8 (13.79%) Finance
3 3 (5.17%) Aerospace
4 2 (3.45%) Marketing
5 1 (1.72%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 25 (43.10%) Developer
2 14 (24.14%) Analyst
3 10 (17.24%) Software Developer
4 8 (13.79%) Systems Analyst
5 6 (10.34%) .NET Developer
5 6 (10.34%) Graduate
5 6 (10.34%) Senior Software Engineer
5 6 (10.34%) Software Engineer
5 6 (10.34%) SQL Analyst
6 5 (8.62%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 5 (8.62%) Business Systems Analyst
6 5 (8.62%) C Developer
6 5 (8.62%) C# Developer
6 5 (8.62%) Embedded C Developer
6 5 (8.62%) Embedded Developer
6 5 (8.62%) Embedded Software Developer
6 5 (8.62%) Firmware Developer
6 5 (8.62%) Graduate Developer
6 5 (8.62%) Junior Developer
6 5 (8.62%) SSIS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (43.10%) .NET
2 11 (18.97%) HTML
3 10 (17.24%) CSS
4 7 (12.07%) .NET Framework
5 6 (10.34%) ASP.NET
5 6 (10.34%) jQuery
6 5 (8.62%) HTML5
6 5 (8.62%) WinForms
6 5 (8.62%) WPF
7 4 (6.90%) CSS3
7 4 (6.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (5.17%) Web Services
9 2 (3.45%) REST
10 1 (1.72%) AngularJS
10 1 (1.72%) Ext JS
10 1 (1.72%) JPA
10 1 (1.72%) Sass
10 1 (1.72%) SOAP
10 1 (1.72%) XML
10 1 (1.72%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 30 (51.72%) Computer Science
2 5 (8.62%) Management Information System
2 5 (8.62%) Smart Home
3 4 (6.90%) Algorithms
3 4 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.17%) CESG
4 3 (5.17%) Smartphone
5 2 (3.45%) Client/Server
5 2 (3.45%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (3.45%) Life Science
5 2 (3.45%) User Experience
6 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.72%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (1.72%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.72%) Social Media
6 1 (1.72%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.90%) Windows
2 3 (5.17%) Linux
3 2 (3.45%) CentOS
3 2 (3.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (29.31%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (20.69%) PRINCE2
3 10 (17.24%) Project Management
3 10 (17.24%) Software Engineering
4 9 (15.52%) OO
5 8 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (12.07%) ERP
6 7 (12.07%) MVC
6 7 (12.07%) SDLC
7 6 (10.34%) Change Management
7 6 (10.34%) ETL
8 5 (8.62%) Data Analysis
8 5 (8.62%) Image Processing
8 5 (8.62%) Information Security
8 5 (8.62%) Logistics
8 5 (8.62%) Mathematics
8 5 (8.62%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (8.62%) Supply Chain Management
8 5 (8.62%) Systems Analysis
8 5 (8.62%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (48.28%) SQL
2 25 (43.10%) C#
3 10 (17.24%) JavaScript
4 7 (12.07%) C
4 7 (12.07%) T-SQL
5 6 (10.34%) C++
5 6 (10.34%) Embedded C
6 5 (8.62%) VB
7 2 (3.45%) PHP
8 1 (1.72%) Delphi
8 1 (1.72%) Go
8 1 (1.72%) Java
8 1 (1.72%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.72%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.72%) Python
Qualifications
1 19 (32.76%) Computer Science Degree
2 6 (10.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 5 (8.62%) MCTS
3 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (5.17%) CISA
4 3 (5.17%) CISM
4 3 (5.17%) CISSP
5 1 (1.72%) CIMA
5 1 (1.72%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.72%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.34%) QA
2 3 (5.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (5.17%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 3 (5.17%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.72%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (17.24%) Firmware
2 1 (1.72%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (15.52%) Microsoft
1 9 (15.52%) Oracle
2 5 (8.62%) EMC
2 5 (8.62%) Tableau
3 4 (6.90%) SAP
4 3 (5.17%) Perforce
4 3 (5.17%) Progress
5 2 (3.45%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.72%) Adobe
6 1 (1.72%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.72%) Twitter
Leicester, Leicestershire
Alfen
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leicester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £41709.00 - £46924.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago