Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 24 22
Rank change year-on-year +1 -2 0
Permanent jobs citing Degree 80 119 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 8.45% 8.04% 9.99%
As % of the Qualifications category 46.78% 41.61% 38.11%
Number of salaries quoted 82 99 113
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,125 £20,400 £18,550
90th Percentile £52,500 £62,750 £73,000
East Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -4.11% +4.29% -4.11%

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Leicestershire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 171 286 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 18.06% 19.31% 26.22%
Number of salaries quoted 162 223 244
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £21,600 £21,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,000 £54,952
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -0.66%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Leicestershire

Degree
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for Degree in Leicestershire

Degree
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Leicestershire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Degree in Leicestershire

Degree
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Leicester +6 49 £42,500 +30.77% 3
Loughborough +8 6 £40,000 -
Market Harborough +8 5 £32,500 -13.33% 2
Hinckley +3 3 £42,500 -12.82% 1
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 3 £25,500 -
Coalville +9 1 £25,500 -3.77%
Lutterworth -3 1 £32,500 -40.91%
Degree
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Degree.

1 36 (45.00%) SQL
2 26 (32.50%) Python
3 19 (23.75%) C#
4 17 (21.25%) Computer Science
5 15 (18.75%) JavaScript
5 15 (18.75%) SQL Server
5 15 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (17.50%) .NET
6 14 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (17.50%) Business Transformation
7 13 (16.25%) Hadoop
8 12 (15.00%) Software Engineering
8 12 (15.00%) CSS
8 12 (15.00%) Microsoft
9 11 (13.75%) ASP.NET
9 11 (13.75%) Oracle
9 11 (13.75%) Telecoms
10 10 (12.50%) Electronics
10 10 (12.50%) HTML
10 10 (12.50%) Java
11 9 (11.25%) T-SQL
11 9 (11.25%) MVC
11 9 (11.25%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 9 (11.25%) jQuery
12 8 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (10.00%) HTML5
12 8 (10.00%) Firmware
12 8 (10.00%) Linux
12 8 (10.00%) Analytics
13 7 (8.75%) Data Analytics

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 (2.50%) CMS
1 2 (2.50%) OpenEdge
1 2 (2.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.25%) IIS
2 1 (1.25%) Kentico
2 1 (1.25%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (3.75%) SOLIDWORKS
2 2 (2.50%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.25%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.25%) Solid Edge
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) JDE EnterpriseOne
1 1 (1.25%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.25%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.25%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.25%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (1.25%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.75%) Wireless
2 3 (3.75%) 4G
2 3 (3.75%) 5G
2 3 (3.75%) SAN
3 1 (1.25%) Bluetooth
3 1 (1.25%) GSM
3 1 (1.25%) Internet
3 1 (1.25%) LAN
3 1 (1.25%) Profibus
3 1 (1.25%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.25%) WAN
3 1 (1.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 13 (16.25%) Hadoop
3 7 (8.75%) Data Mining
4 6 (7.50%) MySQL
4 6 (7.50%) SAP HANA
5 5 (6.25%) Oracle Database
6 4 (5.00%) Relational Database
7 3 (3.75%) Big Data
7 3 (3.75%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (3.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (2.50%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.25%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (1.25%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (1.25%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (1.25%) MariaDB
9 1 (1.25%) SAP Data Services
9 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (3.75%) Git (software)
1 3 (3.75%) JIRA
1 3 (3.75%) LabVIEW
1 3 (3.75%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.50%) Toad
3 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (13.75%) Telecoms
2 10 (12.50%) Electronics
3 7 (8.75%) Manufacturing
4 6 (7.50%) Retail
5 4 (5.00%) Finance
6 1 (1.25%) Banking
6 1 (1.25%) Games
6 1 (1.25%) Marketing
6 1 (1.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 23 (28.75%) Developer
2 11 (13.75%) Software Developer
3 10 (12.50%) Analyst
4 9 (11.25%) Software Engineer
5 6 (7.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 6 (7.50%) Design Engineer
6 5 (6.25%) Business Developer
6 5 (6.25%) Data Scientist
7 4 (5.00%) Embedded Engineer
7 4 (5.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 4 (5.00%) Hardware Engineer
7 4 (5.00%) Test Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
8 3 (3.75%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) Applications Support Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 3 (3.75%) Compliance Officer
8 3 (3.75%) Software Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (17.50%) .NET
2 12 (15.00%) CSS
3 11 (13.75%) ASP.NET
4 10 (12.50%) HTML
5 9 (11.25%) jQuery
6 8 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (10.00%) HTML5
7 7 (8.75%) CSS3
8 6 (7.50%) .NET Framework
8 6 (7.50%) JSON
8 6 (7.50%) REST
9 5 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
9 5 (6.25%) Aurelia
9 5 (6.25%) Entity Framework
9 5 (6.25%) Lambda Expressions
9 5 (6.25%) LINQ
9 5 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (2.50%) EDI
10 2 (2.50%) Oracle GoldenGate
11 1 (1.25%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 17 (21.25%) Computer Science
2 9 (11.25%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 6 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.50%) VHDL
4 3 (3.75%) Device Driver
4 3 (3.75%) Driving Licence
4 3 (3.75%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.50%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.50%) Graphic Design
5 2 (2.50%) Replication
5 2 (2.50%) User Experience
5 2 (2.50%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.25%) Life Science
6 1 (1.25%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.25%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.00%) Linux
2 5 (6.25%) Windows
3 2 (2.50%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (2.50%) Unix
4 1 (1.25%) AIX
4 1 (1.25%) CentOS
4 1 (1.25%) Fedora
4 1 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.25%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.25%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.25%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (17.50%) Business Transformation
3 12 (15.00%) Software Engineering
4 9 (11.25%) MVC
5 8 (10.00%) Analytics
6 7 (8.75%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (8.75%) Data Analytics
6 7 (8.75%) Data Modelling
6 7 (8.75%) ETL
6 7 (8.75%) Predictive Modelling
6 7 (8.75%) Project Management
6 7 (8.75%) Unit Testing
7 6 (7.50%) Collaborative Working
7 6 (7.50%) FPGA Design
7 6 (7.50%) Schematic Capture
8 5 (6.25%) High Availability
8 5 (6.25%) ITIL
8 5 (6.25%) PRINCE2
8 5 (6.25%) Strategic Thinking
Programming Languages
1 36 (45.00%) SQL
2 26 (32.50%) Python
3 19 (23.75%) C#
4 15 (18.75%) JavaScript
5 10 (12.50%) Java
6 9 (11.25%) T-SQL
7 7 (8.75%) C
7 7 (8.75%) PL/SQL
8 3 (3.75%) Embedded C
8 3 (3.75%) Perl
9 2 (2.50%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.50%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.25%) C++
10 1 (1.25%) PHP
10 1 (1.25%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.25%) VB
10 1 (1.25%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (7.50%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (3.75%) HNC
2 3 (3.75%) HND
3 2 (2.50%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (2.50%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.50%) PMP
4 1 (1.25%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.25%) ISEB
4 1 (1.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.25%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.75%) GDPR
1 3 (3.75%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.25%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (1.25%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.25%) GxP
3 1 (1.25%) PMO
System Software
1 8 (10.00%) Firmware
2 3 (3.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.50%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.25%) NDS
4 1 (1.25%) NetIQ eDirectory
4 1 (1.25%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (2.50%) Data Guard
1 2 (2.50%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 2 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.25%) Icinga
2 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (1.25%) Nagios
2 1 (1.25%) SCCM
2 1 (1.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 12 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (13.75%) Oracle
3 6 (7.50%) Birst
3 6 (7.50%) SAP
3 6 (7.50%) SnapLogic
4 5 (6.25%) Xilinx
5 3 (3.75%) Adobe
5 3 (3.75%) Progress
5 3 (3.75%) VMware
6 2 (2.50%) Apple
6 2 (2.50%) Cognos
6 2 (2.50%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.50%) SaltStack
6 2 (2.50%) Tableau
7 1 (1.25%) Cisco
7 1 (1.25%) DevExpress
7 1 (1.25%) Forcepoint
7 1 (1.25%) IBM
7 1 (1.25%) Telerik