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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
East Midlands / Leicestershire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 17 17
Rank change year-on-year -8 0  
Permanent jobs citing Degree 41 85 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 7.87% 12.18% 10.92%
As % of the Qualifications category 48.81% 53.46% 48.15%
Number of salaries quoted 35 59 51
Median salary £32,500 £40,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.75% +42.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,900 £24,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,400 £62,500 £50,000
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 Leicestershire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Leicestershire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 84 159 162
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 16.12% 22.78% 22.69%
Number of salaries quoted 75 116 103
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £23,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicestershire citing Degree as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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 3 months to 27 June 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 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -11 24 £30,000 -33.33% 4
Loughborough +9 8 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Coalville +10 1 £16,000 -70.90%
Degree
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Degree.

1 39 (36.11%) Computer Science
2 33 (30.56%) C#
3 31 (28.70%) .NET
4 30 (27.78%) SQL
5 26 (24.07%) Computer Science Degree
6 25 (23.15%) Firmware
7 24 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (20.37%) Software Engineering
9 21 (19.44%) Project Management
10 20 (18.52%) SQL Server
11 19 (17.59%) PRINCE2
11 19 (17.59%) Microsoft
11 19 (17.59%) Manufacturing
12 16 (14.81%) HTML
13 15 (13.89%) JavaScript
13 15 (13.89%) C
13 15 (13.89%) CSS
13 15 (13.89%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 14 (12.96%) Wireless
14 14 (12.96%) Analytical Skills
15 13 (12.04%) SDLC
15 13 (12.04%) Finance
15 13 (12.04%) OO
15 13 (12.04%) ERP
16 12 (11.11%) Linux
16 12 (11.11%) Oracle
17 11 (10.19%) Visual Studio
17 11 (10.19%) Business Intelligence
17 11 (10.19%) MVC
17 11 (10.19%) .NET Framework

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 6 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.78%) OpenEdge
3 2 (1.85%) CMS
4 1 (0.93%) Kentico
4 1 (0.93%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.93%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (9.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (7.41%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (4.63%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.93%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.93%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 6 (5.56%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.93%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 1 (0.93%) JDE OneWorld
2 1 (0.93%) Lawson
2 1 (0.93%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.93%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.70%) Google Play
2 3 (2.78%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 3 (2.78%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.85%) Office 365
3 2 (1.85%) SaaS
4 1 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.93%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.93%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.93%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.93%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.93%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (12.96%) Wireless
2 5 (4.63%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (4.63%) ZigBee
3 4 (3.70%) Internet
3 4 (3.70%) LAN
3 4 (3.70%) WAN
4 3 (2.78%) Firewall
4 3 (2.78%) VoIP
5 2 (1.85%) Cisco IPT
5 2 (1.85%) IP Telephony
5 2 (1.85%) Network Security
6 1 (0.93%) PABX
6 1 (0.93%) RS-232
6 1 (0.93%) SAN
6 1 (0.93%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (6.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (4.63%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.78%) MySQL
5 3 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.78%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (1.85%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.93%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.93%) QlikView
7 1 (0.93%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.93%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 11 (10.19%) Git (software)
1 11 (10.19%) Visual Studio
2 10 (9.26%) JIRA
3 7 (6.48%) LabVIEW
4 3 (2.78%) Axure RP
4 3 (2.78%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 3 (2.78%) NUnit
4 3 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.78%) WiX
5 2 (1.85%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.85%) SpecFlow
5 2 (1.85%) Subversion
6 1 (0.93%) Grunt
6 1 (0.93%) gulp
General
1 19 (17.59%) Manufacturing
2 13 (12.04%) Finance
3 10 (9.26%) Electronics
4 9 (8.33%) Marketing
5 7 (6.48%) Telecoms
6 4 (3.70%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (2.78%) Aerospace
8 2 (1.85%) Retail
9 1 (0.93%) Automotive
9 1 (0.93%) Banking
9 1 (0.93%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 32 (29.63%) Developer
2 24 (22.22%) Analyst
3 16 (14.81%) Software Engineer
4 11 (10.19%) Software Developer
5 10 (9.26%) Systems Analyst
6 9 (8.33%) C# Developer
7 8 (7.41%) Embedded Engineer
7 8 (7.41%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 8 (7.41%) Senior Software Engineer
8 7 (6.48%) Firmware Engineer
8 7 (6.48%) Graduate
8 7 (6.48%) Hardware Engineer
9 6 (5.56%) .NET Developer
9 6 (5.56%) Graduate Developer
9 6 (5.56%) SQL Analyst
10 5 (4.63%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 5 (4.63%) Embedded Developer
10 5 (4.63%) Firmware Developer
10 5 (4.63%) Junior Developer
10 5 (4.63%) SSIS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (28.70%) .NET
2 16 (14.81%) HTML
3 15 (13.89%) CSS
4 11 (10.19%) .NET Framework
5 8 (7.41%) ASP.NET
6 6 (5.56%) jQuery
7 5 (4.63%) HTML5
7 5 (4.63%) WinForms
7 5 (4.63%) WPF
8 4 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (3.70%) CSS3
8 4 (3.70%) RESTful
8 4 (3.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (3.70%) Xamarin.iOS
9 3 (2.78%) Web Services
10 2 (1.85%) REST
11 1 (0.93%) AngularJS
11 1 (0.93%) Ext JS
11 1 (0.93%) JPA
11 1 (0.93%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 39 (36.11%) Computer Science
2 15 (13.89%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 14 (12.96%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (7.41%) VHDL
5 7 (6.48%) Device Driver
5 7 (6.48%) Management Information System
5 7 (6.48%) User Experience
6 6 (5.56%) Mobile App
7 5 (4.63%) Smart Home
8 4 (3.70%) Algorithms
9 3 (2.78%) CESG
9 3 (2.78%) Graphic Design
9 3 (2.78%) Life Science
9 3 (2.78%) Smartphone
10 2 (1.85%) Client/Server
10 2 (1.85%) Data Centre
10 2 (1.85%) Data Structures
10 2 (1.85%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (1.85%) Verilog
10 2 (1.85%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (11.11%) Linux
2 7 (6.48%) Windows
3 4 (3.70%) Android
3 4 (3.70%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.85%) CentOS
4 2 (1.85%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.93%) AIX
5 1 (0.93%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (0.93%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.93%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (20.37%) Software Engineering
3 21 (19.44%) Project Management
4 19 (17.59%) PRINCE2
5 13 (12.04%) ERP
5 13 (12.04%) OO
5 13 (12.04%) SDLC
6 11 (10.19%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (10.19%) MVC
7 10 (9.26%) Change Management
7 10 (9.26%) ITIL
8 8 (7.41%) Business Analysis
8 8 (7.41%) E-Commerce
8 8 (7.41%) FPGA Design
8 8 (7.41%) Schematic Capture
8 8 (7.41%) Unit Testing
9 7 (6.48%) Logistics
9 7 (6.48%) Memory Management
9 7 (6.48%) Translating Business Requirements
10 6 (5.56%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 33 (30.56%) C#
2 30 (27.78%) SQL
3 15 (13.89%) C
3 15 (13.89%) JavaScript
4 9 (8.33%) C++
4 9 (8.33%) Python
5 7 (6.48%) Embedded C
5 7 (6.48%) Perl
5 7 (6.48%) T-SQL
6 5 (4.63%) VB
7 2 (1.85%) Java
7 2 (1.85%) PHP
8 1 (0.93%) Delphi
8 1 (0.93%) Embedded C++
8 1 (0.93%) Go
8 1 (0.93%) MATLAB
8 1 (0.93%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (24.07%) Computer Science Degree
2 8 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 7 (6.48%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (4.63%) MCTS
5 4 (3.70%) CISSP
6 3 (2.78%) CCNA
6 3 (2.78%) CISA
6 3 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (2.78%) CISM
7 2 (1.85%) CCNP
7 2 (1.85%) CCVP
7 2 (1.85%) CIMA
7 2 (1.85%) ISEB
7 2 (1.85%) MBA
7 2 (1.85%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.85%) PMP
8 1 (0.93%) CCDP
8 1 (0.93%) MCSE
8 1 (0.93%) PhD
8 1 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.56%) QA
2 3 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 3 (2.78%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.93%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (0.93%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.93%) GxP
3 1 (0.93%) PMO
System Software
1 25 (23.15%) Firmware
2 1 (0.93%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.93%) NDS
2 1 (0.93%) NetIQ eDirectory
2 1 (0.93%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.93%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (17.59%) Microsoft
2 12 (11.11%) Oracle
3 10 (9.26%) Xilinx
4 9 (8.33%) SAP
5 7 (6.48%) Google
6 5 (4.63%) EMC
6 5 (4.63%) JD Edwards
6 5 (4.63%) Tableau
7 4 (3.70%) Adobe
7 4 (3.70%) Apple
7 4 (3.70%) Progress
7 4 (3.70%) Xamarin
8 3 (2.78%) Cisco
8 3 (2.78%) Forcepoint
8 3 (2.78%) Perforce
8 3 (2.78%) Tealeaf
9 2 (1.85%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.93%) Epicor
10 1 (0.93%) IBM
10 1 (0.93%) Sage
Leicester, Leicestershire
Spring Technology
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £41709.00 - £46924.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
The ECS Group Limited
Salary: car, Pension, healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago