Period
to 22 June 2018

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 22 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 28 12
Rank change year-on-year -3 -16 +22
Permanent jobs citing Degree 56 59 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 8.75% 8.71% 16.02%
As % of the Qualifications category 59.57% 47.20% 56.25%
Number of salaries quoted 52 62 75
Leicester median annual salary £42,714 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.04% -22.22% +42.86%
10th Percentile £26,875 £22,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £47,500 £63,750
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +14.29%

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 94 125 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 14.69% 18.46% 28.49%
Number of salaries quoted 87 113 132
Leicester median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -11.24% +15.75%
10th Percentile £26,400 £22,500 £22,775
90th Percentile £83,250 £52,500 £62,500
Leicestershire median annual salary £39,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.25% - -

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 22 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Degree in Leicester

For the 6 months to 22 June 2018, 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 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 15 (26.79%) JavaScript
3 14 (25.00%) .NET
3 14 (25.00%) C++
4 13 (23.21%) HTML
4 13 (23.21%) CSS
5 12 (21.43%) Software Engineering
6 11 (19.64%) SQL Server
6 11 (19.64%) C#
6 11 (19.64%) Unit Testing
6 11 (19.64%) Microsoft Azure
7 10 (17.86%) HTML5
7 10 (17.86%) Embedded Systems
7 10 (17.86%) GitHub
7 10 (17.86%) Marketing
7 10 (17.86%) C
7 10 (17.86%) SQL
7 10 (17.86%) Subversion
7 10 (17.86%) Device Driver
8 9 (16.07%) MVC
8 9 (16.07%) ITIL
8 9 (16.07%) CRM
8 9 (16.07%) React
8 9 (16.07%) Computer Science Degree
8 9 (16.07%) Problem-Solving
8 9 (16.07%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (16.07%) AngularJS
9 8 (14.29%) Office 365
9 8 (14.29%) Project Management
9 8 (14.29%) Windows

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 4 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (10.71%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (1.79%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 11 (19.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (17.86%) GitHub
3 8 (14.29%) Office 365
4 6 (10.71%) PaaS
4 6 (10.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.50%) Unified Communications
1 7 (12.50%) VoIP
2 5 (8.93%) SAN
3 2 (3.57%) DHCP
3 2 (3.57%) DNS
3 2 (3.57%) Firewall
3 2 (3.57%) Internet
3 2 (3.57%) LAN
3 2 (3.57%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.57%) VPN
3 2 (3.57%) WAN
3 2 (3.57%) Wireless
3 2 (3.57%) WLAN
4 1 (1.79%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (1.79%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (19.64%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (17.86%) Subversion
2 3 (5.36%) LoadRunner
2 3 (5.36%) NeoLoad
3 1 (1.79%) CppUnit
3 1 (1.79%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.79%) JUnit
3 1 (1.79%) Selenium
3 1 (1.79%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.79%) Xcode
General
1 10 (17.86%) Marketing
2 7 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 7 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 5 (8.93%) Finance
4 3 (5.36%) Retail
5 1 (1.79%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (26.79%) Developer
2 10 (17.86%) Embedded Engineer
3 9 (16.07%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 9 (16.07%) Software Developer
3 9 (16.07%) Software Engineer
4 7 (12.50%) CRM Executive
4 7 (12.50%) Sales Executive
4 7 (12.50%) Solutions Sales Executive
5 6 (10.71%) .NET Developer
5 6 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (10.71%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (8.93%) Analyst
6 5 (8.93%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (8.93%) C# Developer
6 5 (8.93%) Junior
7 4 (7.14%) .NET Software Developer
7 4 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 4 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (7.14%) C# Software Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Lead Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (25.00%) .NET
2 13 (23.21%) CSS
2 13 (23.21%) HTML
3 10 (17.86%) HTML5
4 9 (16.07%) AngularJS
4 9 (16.07%) React
5 6 (10.71%) CSS3
5 6 (10.71%) jQuery
6 5 (8.93%) ASP.NET
6 5 (8.93%) RESTful
6 5 (8.93%) Web Services
7 4 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (7.14%) JSON
7 4 (7.14%) LESS
7 4 (7.14%) Node.js
7 4 (7.14%) Sass
7 4 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (5.36%) EDI
9 2 (3.57%) LDAP
10 1 (1.79%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.86%) Device Driver
1 10 (17.86%) Embedded Systems
2 7 (12.50%) Social Media
3 6 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (10.71%) Computer Science
4 4 (7.14%) CMDB
4 4 (7.14%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (5.36%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.57%) Data Centre
6 2 (3.57%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (3.57%) Internet of Things
6 2 (3.57%) User Experience
7 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.79%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.79%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.29%) Windows
2 6 (10.71%) Windows 10
2 6 (10.71%) Windows 8
3 2 (3.57%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (21.43%) Software Engineering
2 11 (19.64%) Unit Testing
3 9 (16.07%) Continuous Improvement
3 9 (16.07%) CRM
3 9 (16.07%) ITIL
3 9 (16.07%) MVC
3 9 (16.07%) Problem-Solving
4 8 (14.29%) Project Management
5 7 (12.50%) Business Development
6 6 (10.71%) Analytics
6 6 (10.71%) Load Balancing
7 5 (8.93%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (8.93%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (8.93%) Test Automation
8 4 (7.14%) Configuration Management
8 4 (7.14%) Dependency Injection
8 4 (7.14%) E-Commerce
8 4 (7.14%) High Availability
8 4 (7.14%) PRINCE2
8 4 (7.14%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (26.79%) JavaScript
2 14 (25.00%) C++
3 11 (19.64%) C#
4 10 (17.86%) C
4 10 (17.86%) SQL
5 5 (8.93%) Java
6 1 (1.79%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 9 (16.07%) Computer Science Degree
2 6 (10.71%) MCSE
2 6 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (7.14%) ISTQB
4 2 (3.57%) CCNA
4 2 (3.57%) CCNP
4 2 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.79%) ISEB
5 1 (1.79%) Postgraduate
5 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) QA
1 3 (5.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.79%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.79%) TickIT
System Software
1 6 (10.71%) BitLocker
2 5 (8.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.57%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.57%) vSphere
Vendors
1 16 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (8.93%) VMware
4 3 (5.36%) Oracle
4 3 (5.36%) SAP
5 2 (3.57%) Cisco
5 2 (3.57%) Juniper
5 2 (3.57%) Sophos
5 2 (3.57%) Xamarin
6 1 (1.79%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.79%) hybris