Period
to 25 April 2018

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 25 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 20 13
Rank change year-on-year -23 -7 +14
Permanent jobs citing Degree 61 126 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 6.03% 9.24% 13.07%
As % of the Qualifications category 41.22% 43.90% 52.07%
Number of salaries quoted 56 107 158
Leicestershire median annual salary £39,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.24% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £28,750 £24,350 £27,275
90th Percentile £90,000 £61,000 £70,000
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50% +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 Leicestershire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Leicestershire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 148 287 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 14.62% 21.06% 25.09%
Number of salaries quoted 137 237 272
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £26,500 £25,300 £21,800
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £57,250
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +6.67%

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 25 April 2018.

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 25 April 2018. 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 -5 43 £45,000 +9.09% 14
Market Harborough -5 6 £32,500 -13.33%
Hinckley +6 3 £45,000 +21.62% 2
Lutterworth - 1 £32,500 - 2
Degree
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Degree.

1 23 (37.70%) SQL
2 17 (27.87%) C#
3 16 (26.23%) .NET
3 16 (26.23%) SQL Server
4 14 (22.95%) Microsoft
5 13 (21.31%) JavaScript
5 13 (21.31%) Computer Science
6 12 (19.67%) ASP.NET
6 12 (19.67%) Telecoms
7 11 (18.03%) MVC
7 11 (18.03%) Project Management
7 11 (18.03%) HTML
7 11 (18.03%) Continuous Improvement
8 10 (16.39%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (16.39%) CSS
8 10 (16.39%) ITIL
8 10 (16.39%) CRM
8 10 (16.39%) Finance
8 10 (16.39%) Problem-Solving
9 9 (14.75%) Strategic Thinking
9 9 (14.75%) Management Information System
9 9 (14.75%) Oracle
9 9 (14.75%) Marketing
9 9 (14.75%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (14.75%) HTML5
9 9 (14.75%) CSS3
10 8 (13.11%) Social Media
10 8 (13.11%) Unified Communications
10 8 (13.11%) High Availability
10 8 (13.11%) VMware Infrastructure

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 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (1.64%) IIS
1 1 (1.64%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.64%) SAS
1 1 (1.64%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.28%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (13.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.28%) NetSuite
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (4.92%) Office 365
1 3 (4.92%) PaaS
1 3 (4.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.11%) SAN
1 8 (13.11%) Unified Communications
1 8 (13.11%) VoIP
2 2 (3.28%) DHCP
2 2 (3.28%) DNS
2 2 (3.28%) Firewall
2 2 (3.28%) Internet
2 2 (3.28%) LAN
2 2 (3.28%) SMS
2 2 (3.28%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.28%) VPN
2 2 (3.28%) WAN
2 2 (3.28%) Wireless
2 2 (3.28%) WLAN
3 1 (1.64%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (26.23%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (6.56%) MySQL
4 3 (4.92%) Big Data
4 3 (4.92%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (4.92%) MS Access
4 3 (4.92%) Oracle Database
4 3 (4.92%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.28%) Data Mining
5 2 (3.28%) Hadoop
5 2 (3.28%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (3.28%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (1.64%) GIS
6 1 (1.64%) MariaDB
6 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Toad
1 2 (3.28%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.64%) Selenium
General
1 12 (19.67%) Telecoms
2 10 (16.39%) Finance
3 9 (14.75%) Marketing
4 8 (13.11%) Retail
5 4 (6.56%) Manufacturing
6 3 (4.92%) Electronics
7 2 (3.28%) Advertising
8 1 (1.64%) Banking
8 1 (1.64%) Billing
Job Titles
1 18 (29.51%) Developer
2 12 (19.67%) Software Developer
3 8 (13.11%) Analyst
3 8 (13.11%) CRM Executive
3 8 (13.11%) Sales Executive
3 8 (13.11%) Solutions Sales Executive
4 6 (9.84%) IT Manager
5 4 (6.56%) .NET Developer
5 4 (6.56%) .NET Software Developer
5 4 (6.56%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 4 (6.56%) Applications Developer
5 4 (6.56%) ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (6.56%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 4 (6.56%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (6.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (6.56%) C# Developer
5 4 (6.56%) C# Software Developer
5 4 (6.56%) Head of IT
5 4 (6.56%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (4.92%) Developer/Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (26.23%) .NET
2 12 (19.67%) ASP.NET
3 11 (18.03%) HTML
4 10 (16.39%) CSS
5 9 (14.75%) ASP.NET MVC
5 9 (14.75%) CSS3
5 9 (14.75%) HTML5
6 6 (9.84%) EDI
6 6 (9.84%) jQuery
7 5 (8.20%) .NET Framework
7 5 (8.20%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (8.20%) Aurelia
7 5 (8.20%) Entity Framework
7 5 (8.20%) JSON
7 5 (8.20%) Lambda Expressions
7 5 (8.20%) LINQ
7 5 (8.20%) REST
7 5 (8.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (6.56%) AngularJS
8 4 (6.56%) React
Miscellaneous
1 13 (21.31%) Computer Science
2 9 (14.75%) Management Information System
3 8 (13.11%) Social Media
4 4 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.92%) Driving Licence
5 3 (4.92%) NHS
5 3 (4.92%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (3.28%) CMDB
6 2 (3.28%) Data Centre
6 2 (3.28%) Graphic Design
6 2 (3.28%) Replication
7 1 (1.64%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.64%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.48%) Windows
2 3 (4.92%) Windows 10
2 3 (4.92%) Windows 8
2 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (3.28%) Linux
3 2 (3.28%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.64%) Android
4 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.64%) CentOS
4 1 (1.64%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.03%) Continuous Improvement
1 11 (18.03%) MVC
1 11 (18.03%) Project Management
2 10 (16.39%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (16.39%) CRM
2 10 (16.39%) ITIL
2 10 (16.39%) Problem-Solving
3 9 (14.75%) Strategic Thinking
4 8 (13.11%) Business Development
4 8 (13.11%) ERP
4 8 (13.11%) High Availability
5 7 (11.48%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (11.48%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (11.48%) PRINCE2
5 7 (11.48%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (9.84%) Collaborative Working
6 6 (9.84%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 6 (9.84%) Hardware Maintenance
7 5 (8.20%) Software Engineering
7 5 (8.20%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (37.70%) SQL
2 17 (27.87%) C#
3 13 (21.31%) JavaScript
4 6 (9.84%) Java
4 6 (9.84%) PL/SQL
4 6 (9.84%) Python
4 6 (9.84%) T-SQL
5 5 (8.20%) C++
6 1 (1.64%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.64%) PHP
6 1 (1.64%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (11.48%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (4.92%) HNC
2 3 (4.92%) HND
2 3 (4.92%) MCSE
2 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.28%) CCNA
3 2 (3.28%) CCNP
3 2 (3.28%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.64%) ISEB
4 1 (1.64%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.64%) Postgraduate
4 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (4.92%) Data Quality
2 3 (4.92%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.64%) GDPR
3 1 (1.64%) TickIT
System Software
1 8 (13.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.92%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.92%) BitLocker
3 2 (3.28%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (3.28%) vSphere
4 1 (1.64%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (3.28%) Data Guard
1 2 (3.28%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (22.95%) Microsoft
2 9 (14.75%) Oracle
3 8 (13.11%) Salesforce.com
3 8 (13.11%) VMware
4 3 (4.92%) Juniper
5 2 (3.28%) Adobe
5 2 (3.28%) Cisco
5 2 (3.28%) Epicor
5 2 (3.28%) Infor
5 2 (3.28%) Sage
5 2 (3.28%) Sophos
6 1 (1.64%) BT
6 1 (1.64%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.64%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.64%) SaltStack
6 1 (1.64%) Siemens