Period
to 15 November 2019

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 15 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
15 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 31 13 22
Rank change year-on-year -18 +9 +4
Permanent jobs citing Degree 74 146 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 7.84% 15.53% 8.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 47.74% 59.11% 45.78%
Number of salaries quoted 63 100 81
Leicestershire median annual salary £36,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% - -
10th Percentile £23,500 £27,450 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,050 £62,750 £52,500
East Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £40,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +17.28% +15.71% -5.41%

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 155 247 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 16.42% 26.28% 18.04%
Number of salaries quoted 136 175 158
Leicestershire median annual salary £37,850 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.38% - -
10th Percentile £22,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £59,375 £64,000 £60,150
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% -

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 15 November 2019.

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 15 November 2019. 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 -26 37 £37,750 -16.11% 16
Coalville - 10 £34,650 -
Loughborough -14 4 £45,540 +51.80% 9
Hinckley +4 3 - -
Market Harborough +2 1 £30,000 -14.29%
Lutterworth -4 1 £56,500 +13.00% 1
Degree
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 15 November 2019, 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Degree.

1 23 (31.08%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (25.68%) HTML
2 19 (25.68%) CSS
2 19 (25.68%) Cisco
3 18 (24.32%) Computer Science
4 17 (22.97%) Java
5 16 (21.62%) JavaScript
6 15 (20.27%) Microsoft
6 15 (20.27%) VoIP
6 15 (20.27%) REST
7 14 (18.92%) WAN
7 14 (18.92%) SQL
8 13 (17.57%) Windows
8 13 (17.57%) Spring
8 13 (17.57%) Windows Server
8 13 (17.57%) Computer Science Degree
9 12 (16.22%) TDD
9 12 (16.22%) SaaS
9 12 (16.22%) Python
9 12 (16.22%) C#
10 11 (14.86%) Web Services
10 11 (14.86%) MPLS
10 11 (14.86%) Docker
11 10 (13.51%) AngularJS
11 10 (13.51%) Front End Development
11 10 (13.51%) Java 8
11 10 (13.51%) Project Management
11 10 (13.51%) Service Delivery
11 10 (13.51%) AWS
12 9 (12.16%) XenApp

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 4 (5.41%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.05%) CMS
3 2 (2.70%) Confluence
3 2 (2.70%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.35%) IIS
4 1 (1.35%) Moodle
4 1 (1.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Acrobat
1 2 (2.70%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (2.70%) InDesign
1 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (2.70%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.35%) Simulink
2 1 (1.35%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 3 (4.05%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 12 (16.22%) SaaS
2 10 (13.51%) AWS
3 9 (12.16%) Office 365
4 4 (5.41%) Azure
5 3 (4.05%) Boomi
5 3 (4.05%) iPaaS
6 2 (2.70%) Mimecast
6 2 (2.70%) npm
7 1 (1.35%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 15 (20.27%) VoIP
2 14 (18.92%) WAN
3 11 (14.86%) MPLS
4 9 (12.16%) Firewall
5 8 (10.81%) LAN
6 5 (6.76%) Cisco IPT
6 5 (6.76%) IP Telephony
7 4 (5.41%) Ethernet
7 4 (5.41%) Unified Communications
8 3 (4.05%) Internet
8 3 (4.05%) SAN
9 2 (2.70%) ADSL
9 2 (2.70%) DMVPN
9 2 (2.70%) Modbus
9 2 (2.70%) Network Security
9 2 (2.70%) RS-485
9 2 (2.70%) VLAN
9 2 (2.70%) Wireless
10 1 (1.35%) Profibus
10 1 (1.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.46%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.76%) MySQL
3 4 (5.41%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.05%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.70%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.35%) Power BI
6 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2017
6 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (10.81%) JIRA
2 4 (5.41%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.05%) Maven
3 3 (4.05%) Selenium
3 3 (4.05%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.70%) Cucumber
4 2 (2.70%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (2.70%) Subversion
4 2 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.35%) Bazaar
5 1 (1.35%) LabVIEW
5 1 (1.35%) Robot Framework
5 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.35%) Visual Studio Coded UI
General
1 8 (10.81%) Finance
2 5 (6.76%) Manufacturing
2 5 (6.76%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.05%) Aerospace
3 3 (4.05%) Marketing
4 2 (2.70%) Banking
4 2 (2.70%) Social Housing
5 1 (1.35%) Automotive
5 1 (1.35%) Electronics
5 1 (1.35%) German Language
5 1 (1.35%) Legal
5 1 (1.35%) Public Sector
5 1 (1.35%) Publishing
5 1 (1.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (25.68%) Developer
2 16 (21.62%) Junior
3 13 (17.57%) Analyst
3 13 (17.57%) Junior Developer
4 7 (9.46%) Software Analyst
5 5 (6.76%) Support Analyst
6 4 (5.41%) Architect
6 4 (5.41%) IT Manager
6 4 (5.41%) Network Communications Manager
6 4 (5.41%) Network Manager
6 4 (5.41%) Project Manager
6 4 (5.41%) Software Support Analyst
6 4 (5.41%) Software Test Engineer
6 4 (5.41%) Test Engineer
7 3 (4.05%) Graduate
7 3 (4.05%) Junior Analyst
7 3 (4.05%) Junior Support Analyst
7 3 (4.05%) Software Engineer
7 3 (4.05%) Software Test Analyst
7 3 (4.05%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (25.68%) CSS
1 19 (25.68%) HTML
2 15 (20.27%) REST
3 13 (17.57%) Spring
4 11 (14.86%) Web Services
5 10 (13.51%) AngularJS
6 7 (9.46%) .NET
7 5 (6.76%) CSS3
7 5 (6.76%) HTML5
7 5 (6.76%) JSON
7 5 (6.76%) SOAP
8 4 (5.41%) .NET Framework
8 4 (5.41%) XML
9 3 (4.05%) ASP.NET
9 3 (4.05%) COM
9 3 (4.05%) Entity Framework
9 3 (4.05%) JDBC
9 3 (4.05%) Laravel
9 3 (4.05%) ODBC
10 2 (2.70%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.41%) Management Information System
1 4 (5.41%) Smartphone
2 3 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.05%) Client/Server
2 3 (4.05%) PMI
3 2 (2.70%) e-Learning
3 2 (2.70%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (2.70%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.70%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (2.70%) User Experience
4 1 (1.35%) CAN bus
4 1 (1.35%) CPLD
4 1 (1.35%) CUDA
4 1 (1.35%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.35%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.35%) Internet of Things
4 1 (1.35%) Mashup
4 1 (1.35%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.35%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.35%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (17.57%) Windows
1 13 (17.57%) Windows Server
2 9 (12.16%) Windows 10
3 3 (4.05%) Android
3 3 (4.05%) Apple iOS
3 3 (4.05%) Linux
4 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.35%) FreeRTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (31.08%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (24.32%) Computer Science
3 12 (16.22%) TDD
4 10 (13.51%) Front End Development
4 10 (13.51%) Project Management
4 10 (13.51%) Service Delivery
5 9 (12.16%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 7 (9.46%) Mentoring
7 6 (8.11%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (8.11%) Line Management
8 5 (6.76%) DevOps
8 5 (6.76%) Kalman Filter
8 5 (6.76%) Network Monitoring
8 5 (6.76%) SDLC
8 5 (6.76%) Service Design
8 5 (6.76%) Usability Testing
8 5 (6.76%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (5.41%) Contingency Planning
9 4 (5.41%) Test Automation
9 4 (5.41%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 17 (22.97%) Java
2 16 (21.62%) JavaScript
3 14 (18.92%) SQL
4 12 (16.22%) C#
4 12 (16.22%) Python
5 10 (13.51%) Java 8
6 7 (9.46%) C++
7 5 (6.76%) C
7 5 (6.76%) PHP
8 3 (4.05%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.70%) PHP 7
9 2 (2.70%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.35%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.35%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (17.57%) Computer Science Degree
2 9 (12.16%) DBS Check
3 5 (6.76%) CCNP
3 5 (6.76%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (4.05%) ISEB
4 3 (4.05%) PMI Certification
4 3 (4.05%) PMP
5 2 (2.70%) CCVP
5 2 (2.70%) HND
5 2 (2.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.35%) CISSP
6 1 (1.35%) CSSLP
6 1 (1.35%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.76%) GDPR
2 2 (2.70%) PMBOK
3 1 (1.35%) ISO 22301
3 1 (1.35%) ISO 26262
3 1 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.35%) MISRA
3 1 (1.35%) QA
System Software
1 11 (14.86%) Docker
2 9 (12.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (12.16%) XenApp
3 7 (9.46%) Terminal Services
4 3 (4.05%) Active Directory
5 2 (2.70%) Firmware
6 1 (1.35%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (4.05%) Kubernetes
1 3 (4.05%) WebSphere Cast Iron
2 1 (1.35%) Puppet
2 1 (1.35%) SCCM
2 1 (1.35%) SCOM
2 1 (1.35%) Terraform
Vendors
1 19 (25.68%) Cisco
2 15 (20.27%) Microsoft
3 9 (12.16%) Citrix
3 9 (12.16%) Veeam
3 9 (12.16%) VMware
3 9 (12.16%) Zerto
4 4 (5.41%) Oracle
5 3 (4.05%) Dell
5 3 (4.05%) IBM
5 3 (4.05%) Informatica
5 3 (4.05%) Jitterbit
5 3 (4.05%) MuleSoft
5 3 (4.05%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (4.05%) SnapLogic
5 3 (4.05%) Talend
5 3 (4.05%) TIBCO
6 2 (2.70%) Adobe
6 2 (2.70%) Forcepoint
6 2 (2.70%) Meraki
6 2 (2.70%) Sitecore