The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Degree
England / London
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 7 10
Rank change year-on-year -2 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Degree 4633 6248 6442
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 13.55% 14.72% 14.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 57.22% 58.02% 55.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3544 5174 5178
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £85,000 £77,500
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 London.

Academic & Professional Certification
London
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 8097 10769 11713
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 23.68% 25.38% 26.27%
Number of salaries quoted 6486 8960 9610
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.91%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

Degree
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Degree in London

Degree
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in London over the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Degree in London

Degree
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the London region over the 3 months to 27 April 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
City of London -4 727 £60,000 +9.09% 196
Canary Wharf -13 28 £65,000 +15.55%
West End of London +13 22 £35,000 -12.50% 34
Heathrow +3 20 £60,000 +9.09%
Hounslow +1 14 £31,750 -29.44% 3
Croydon -7 11 £55,000 -2.22% 5
Wembley +11 9 £31,750 -51.15% 1
Feltham +3 9 £36,250 -36.95% 1
Stanmore - 9 £40,000 -
Wimbledon 0 8 £50,000 +8.10%
Hackney - 8 - -
Mayfair +4 7 £85,000 +21.42%
Uxbridge +2 7 £70,000 +16.66% 2
Hammersmith -27 7 £50,000 -16.66% 2
Teddington +5 6 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Surbiton +1 6 - - 1
Kingston Upon Thames -19 6 £43,750 +9.37% 4
Docklands, London +6 5 £40,000 -30.13%
Greenford 0 5 £55,000 +23.59%
Chiswick -8 5 £37,500 -38.77% 1
Twickenham -7 4 £51,250 +36.66%
Westminster -9 4 - -
Paddington - 4 £58,000 -
New Malden +7 3 £46,000 -19.29%
Enfield +2 3 £45,000 +7.03%
Brentford -1 3 £47,500 +26.66% 2
Chessington -6 3 £65,000 +100.00%
Barnet - 3 £35,000 - 1
Ilford - 3 £32,000 -
Bromley +4 2 £34,000 +4.61% 1
Harrow +8 1 £35,000 - 1
Hayes +6 1 £36,500 -37.87% 1
Upminster -1 1 £24,500 +28.94%
West Drayton -1 1 £30,000 -25.00%
Moorgate -4 1 £50,000 -33.33%
Dagenham - 1 £41,500 -
Isleworth - 1 £55,000 -
Osterley - 1 £55,000 -
Greenwich - 1 - -
Hillingdon - 1 - -
Degree
England

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

1 3545 (39.15%) Computer Science
2 3053 (33.72%) Finance
3 2382 (26.31%) Agile Software Development
4 2260 (24.96%) SQL
5 1926 (21.27%) Java
6 1587 (17.53%) JavaScript
7 1399 (15.45%) Analytical Skills
8 1351 (14.92%) Microsoft
9 1317 (14.55%) C#
10 1264 (13.96%) Python
11 1243 (13.73%) HTML
12 1224 (13.52%) Linux
13 1148 (12.68%) .NET
14 1140 (12.59%) Mathematics
15 1114 (12.30%) CSS
16 1104 (12.19%) Analytics
17 1098 (12.13%) Software Engineering
18 1085 (11.98%) Banking
19 1084 (11.97%) Windows
20 1011 (11.17%) SQL Server
21 998 (11.02%) Project Management
22 848 (9.37%) C++
23 806 (8.90%) Scrum
24 805 (8.89%) Oracle
25 774 (8.55%) Marketing
26 740 (8.17%) TDD
27 667 (7.37%) Business Intelligence
28 663 (7.32%) AngularJS
29 651 (7.19%) OO
30 588 (6.49%) SDLC

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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
1 222 (2.45%) Apache Spark
2 191 (2.11%) SharePoint
3 182 (2.01%) Apache
3 182 (2.01%) SAS
4 156 (1.72%) MS Exchange
5 149 (1.65%) CMS
6 137 (1.51%) Elasticsearch
7 134 (1.48%) IIS
8 110 (1.21%) Tomcat
9 102 (1.13%) Confluence
10 83 (0.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 64 (0.71%) WebSphere
12 57 (0.63%) JBoss
13 56 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2010
14 54 (0.60%) OpenStack
15 46 (0.51%) Apache Solr
15 46 (0.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 44 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
17 41 (0.45%) Drupal
17 41 (0.45%) WebLogic
Applications
1 549 (6.06%) Microsoft Excel
2 343 (3.79%) Microsoft Office
3 196 (2.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 96 (1.06%) MS Visio
5 86 (0.95%) SPSS
6 78 (0.86%) Microsoft Project
7 67 (0.74%) Photoshop
8 48 (0.53%) Adobe Illustrator
9 39 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
10 36 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 30 (0.33%) OmniGraffle
12 22 (0.24%) Stata
13 21 (0.23%) InVision
14 13 (0.14%) EViews
15 8 (0.088%) InfoPath
16 7 (0.077%) Pixate
17 6 (0.066%) InDesign
18 5 (0.055%) Final Cut Pro
19 4 (0.044%) Camtasia
19 4 (0.044%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 84 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 56 (0.62%) Oracle Applications
3 30 (0.33%) Magento
3 30 (0.33%) NetSuite
4 29 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
5 26 (0.29%) SAP SD
6 23 (0.25%) SAP S/4HANA
7 22 (0.24%) SAP MM
8 20 (0.22%) SAP PM
8 20 (0.22%) SAP WM
9 19 (0.21%) Oracle Retail
10 18 (0.20%) Oracle EBS R12
10 18 (0.20%) SAP PP
11 17 (0.19%) Markit EDM
11 17 (0.19%) SAP QM
11 17 (0.19%) SAP SCM
12 16 (0.18%) SAP Hybris
13 15 (0.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
14 14 (0.15%) SAP FI
15 12 (0.13%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 500 (5.52%) Amazon AWS
2 412 (4.55%) SaaS
3 315 (3.48%) Microsoft Azure
4 154 (1.70%) Cloud Computing
5 146 (1.61%) Office 365
6 129 (1.42%) GitHub
7 111 (1.23%) Google Analytics
8 100 (1.10%) Google Cloud Platform
9 55 (0.61%) PaaS
10 54 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
11 48 (0.53%) Adobe Analytics
12 45 (0.50%) IaaS
13 28 (0.31%) Amazon S3
13 28 (0.31%) Google Play
14 26 (0.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 26 (0.29%) CloudBees
15 23 (0.25%) Azure Machine Learning
16 22 (0.24%) Yammer
17 20 (0.22%) AWS Lambda
17 20 (0.22%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 417 (4.61%) Firewall
2 224 (2.47%) VPN
3 219 (2.42%) Internet
4 207 (2.29%) TCP/IP
5 202 (2.23%) DNS
6 182 (2.01%) WAN
7 171 (1.89%) Network Security
8 166 (1.83%) LAN
9 153 (1.69%) HTTP
10 108 (1.19%) Wireless
11 107 (1.18%) DHCP
12 103 (1.14%) MPLS
13 96 (1.06%) BGP
14 94 (1.04%) OSPF
15 84 (0.93%) Cisco ASA
16 71 (0.78%) Ethernet
17 68 (0.75%) SAN
18 62 (0.68%) VoIP
19 61 (0.67%) SSL
20 53 (0.59%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1011 (11.17%) SQL Server
2 534 (5.90%) Big Data
3 415 (4.58%) MySQL
3 415 (4.58%) Relational Database
4 324 (3.58%) NoSQL
5 305 (3.37%) Hadoop
6 260 (2.87%) Data Warehouse
7 213 (2.35%) MongoDB
8 199 (2.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 194 (2.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 164 (1.81%) QlikView
11 153 (1.69%) RDBMS
12 121 (1.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 120 (1.33%) Oracle Database
14 110 (1.21%) PostgreSQL
15 94 (1.04%) Apache Hive
16 92 (1.02%) Data Mining
17 83 (0.92%) Power BI
18 81 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
19 80 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 565 (6.24%) Git (software)
2 403 (4.45%) JIRA
3 282 (3.11%) Jenkins
4 253 (2.79%) Subversion
5 208 (2.30%) Selenium
6 174 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
7 169 (1.87%) JUnit
8 168 (1.86%) TeamCity
9 141 (1.56%) Visual Studio
10 103 (1.14%) Maven
11 99 (1.09%) Eclipse
12 92 (1.02%) Cucumber
13 86 (0.95%) NUnit
14 77 (0.85%) Grunt
15 75 (0.83%) Jasmine
16 73 (0.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 71 (0.78%) Octopus Deploy
18 55 (0.61%) gulp
18 55 (0.61%) TestNG
19 53 (0.59%) Moq
General
1 3053 (33.72%) Finance
2 1085 (11.98%) Banking
3 774 (8.55%) Marketing
4 417 (4.61%) Retail
5 416 (4.59%) Telecoms
6 361 (3.99%) Investment Banking
7 355 (3.92%) Games
8 314 (3.47%) Front Office
9 299 (3.30%) Legal
10 288 (3.18%) Advertising
11 185 (2.04%) Financial Institution
12 171 (1.89%) Law
13 127 (1.40%) Publishing
14 105 (1.16%) Manufacturing
15 98 (1.08%) Back Office
16 78 (0.86%) French Language
17 77 (0.85%) Electronics
18 70 (0.77%) Automotive
19 67 (0.74%) Billing
20 57 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2691 (29.72%) Developer
2 1342 (14.82%) Analyst
3 770 (8.50%) Consultant
4 615 (6.79%) Java Developer
5 555 (6.13%) Junior
6 535 (5.91%) Graduate
7 498 (5.50%) Architect
8 471 (5.20%) C# Developer
9 413 (4.56%) Business Analyst
10 389 (4.30%) .NET Developer
11 325 (3.59%) Senior Developer
12 310 (3.42%) Junior Developer
13 302 (3.34%) Software Engineer
14 280 (3.09%) Project Manager
15 256 (2.83%) C# .NET Developer
16 242 (2.67%) C++ Developer
17 237 (2.62%) JavaScript Developer
18 204 (2.25%) Support Engineer
19 201 (2.22%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
20 195 (2.15%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1243 (13.73%) HTML
2 1148 (12.68%) .NET
3 1114 (12.30%) CSS
4 663 (7.32%) AngularJS
5 511 (5.64%) Web Services
6 484 (5.35%) XML
7 446 (4.93%) HTML5
8 445 (4.91%) ASP.NET
8 445 (4.91%) jQuery
9 327 (3.61%) CSS3
10 320 (3.53%) REST
11 314 (3.47%) React
12 300 (3.31%) Node.js
13 259 (2.86%) Spring
14 206 (2.28%) WPF
15 203 (2.24%) .NET Framework
16 200 (2.21%) ASP.NET MVC
16 200 (2.21%) WCF
17 183 (2.02%) JSON
18 162 (1.79%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3545 (39.15%) Computer Science
2 1399 (15.45%) Analytical Skills
3 551 (6.09%) Management Information System
4 530 (5.85%) User Experience
5 451 (4.98%) Fintech
6 326 (3.60%) Algorithms
7 309 (3.41%) Hedge funds
8 300 (3.31%) Derivative
9 270 (2.98%) Data Centre
9 270 (2.98%) Greenfield Project
10 263 (2.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 204 (2.25%) Equities
12 193 (2.13%) Fixed Income
13 192 (2.12%) Enterprise Software
14 185 (2.04%) Data Structures
15 170 (1.88%) Mobile App
16 157 (1.73%) Client/Server
17 125 (1.38%) Social Media
18 96 (1.06%) Virtual Team
19 79 (0.87%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 1224 (13.52%) Linux
2 1084 (11.97%) Windows
3 584 (6.45%) Unix
4 311 (3.43%) Windows Server
5 231 (2.55%) Android
6 166 (1.83%) Windows 7
7 156 (1.72%) Apple iOS
7 156 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
8 150 (1.66%) Windows Server 2008
9 77 (0.85%) Windows 10
10 72 (0.80%) CentOS
11 70 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 59 (0.65%) Solaris
13 47 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
14 37 (0.41%) Mac OS X
14 37 (0.41%) Windows XP
15 34 (0.38%) Windows 8
16 30 (0.33%) CoreOS
17 29 (0.32%) Ubuntu
18 22 (0.24%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2382 (26.31%) Agile Software Development
2 1140 (12.59%) Mathematics
3 1104 (12.19%) Analytics
4 1098 (12.13%) Software Engineering
5 998 (11.02%) Project Management
6 806 (8.90%) Scrum
7 740 (8.17%) TDD
8 667 (7.37%) Business Intelligence
9 651 (7.19%) OO
10 588 (6.49%) SDLC
11 530 (5.85%) E-Commerce
12 527 (5.82%) ITIL
13 514 (5.68%) Mentoring
14 512 (5.65%) Information Security
15 487 (5.38%) DevOps
16 452 (4.99%) MVC
17 429 (4.74%) Continuous Integration
18 424 (4.68%) CRM
19 411 (4.54%) Stakeholder Management
20 403 (4.45%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2260 (24.96%) SQL
2 1926 (21.27%) Java
3 1587 (17.53%) JavaScript
4 1317 (14.55%) C#
5 1264 (13.96%) Python
6 848 (9.37%) C++
7 387 (4.27%) PHP
8 378 (4.17%) C
9 355 (3.92%) R
10 249 (2.75%) T-SQL
11 238 (2.63%) Ruby
12 229 (2.53%) Scala
13 220 (2.43%) PowerShell
14 201 (2.22%) Perl
14 201 (2.22%) VBA
15 171 (1.89%) Bash Shell
16 152 (1.68%) Shell Script
17 127 (1.40%) VB
18 103 (1.14%) MATLAB
19 91 (1.01%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 327 (3.61%) Cisco Certification
2 326 (3.60%) PhD
3 321 (3.55%) CISSP
4 235 (2.60%) CISM
5 224 (2.47%) CISA
6 199 (2.20%) Microsoft Certification
7 155 (1.71%) CCNP
8 149 (1.65%) Security Cleared
9 142 (1.57%) CCNA
10 132 (1.46%) PMI Certification
11 123 (1.36%) PMP
12 108 (1.19%) ISEB
13 96 (1.06%) Postgraduate
14 91 (1.01%) MBA
15 88 (0.97%) SC Cleared
16 82 (0.91%) MCSE
17 75 (0.83%) MCP
18 73 (0.81%) ISTQB
19 64 (0.71%) CCSP
20 62 (0.68%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 585 (6.46%) QA
2 161 (1.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 145 (1.60%) PMO
4 112 (1.24%) Data Quality
5 93 (1.03%) SLA
6 83 (0.92%) PCI DSS
7 77 (0.85%) MiFID
8 55 (0.61%) COBIT
9 31 (0.34%) GDPR
10 30 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 25 (0.28%) EMIR
12 18 (0.20%) Dodd-Frank
12 18 (0.20%) ISO27002
13 17 (0.19%) P3O
14 13 (0.14%) FATCA
15 11 (0.12%) Cyber Essentials
16 9 (0.099%) GCP
16 9 (0.099%) ISO 9001
17 7 (0.077%) BS25999
17 7 (0.077%) COSO
System Software
1 370 (4.09%) Active Directory
2 232 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 204 (2.25%) Docker
4 75 (0.83%) Hyper-V
5 50 (0.55%) Virtual Machines
6 42 (0.46%) vSphere
7 41 (0.45%) HDFS
8 39 (0.43%) XenApp
9 31 (0.34%) VMware ESX
10 28 (0.31%) Apache Flume
10 28 (0.31%) VMware Workstation
11 23 (0.25%) XenDesktop
12 19 (0.21%) iptables
13 18 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 17 (0.19%) Snort
15 16 (0.18%) Firmware
16 12 (0.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
17 11 (0.12%) Varnish
18 9 (0.099%) KVM
18 9 (0.099%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 170 (1.88%) Puppet
2 160 (1.77%) Ansible
3 138 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
4 77 (0.85%) SCCM
5 67 (0.74%) Kubernetes
6 57 (0.63%) Nagios
7 56 (0.62%) logstash
8 54 (0.60%) Kibana
9 41 (0.45%) Graphite
10 29 (0.32%) AirWatch
10 29 (0.32%) Backup Exec
11 28 (0.31%) Control-M
12 23 (0.25%) CSIRT
13 22 (0.24%) Opsview
14 21 (0.23%) ZABBIX
15 20 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
16 19 (0.21%) Mesos
17 18 (0.20%) Nmap
17 18 (0.20%) QRadar
18 16 (0.18%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1351 (14.92%) Microsoft
2 805 (8.89%) Oracle
3 344 (3.80%) VMware
4 338 (3.73%) Cisco
5 326 (3.60%) Google
6 268 (2.96%) Tableau
7 260 (2.87%) SAP
8 250 (2.76%) Salesforce.com
9 197 (2.18%) Adobe
10 135 (1.49%) IBM
11 130 (1.44%) Red Hat
12 109 (1.20%) Citrix
13 96 (1.06%) Juniper
13 96 (1.06%) Palo Alto
14 95 (1.05%) Splunk
15 86 (0.95%) CheckPoint
16 82 (0.91%) HP
17 67 (0.74%) hybris
18 64 (0.71%) Cognizant
19 63 (0.70%) Informatica
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Gravitas Recruitment Group
Salary: £0.00 - £400000 per annum
Posted: 45 minutes ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20-35K + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Salt
Salary: £80000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 47 minutes ago
West London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - 45,000 and comprehensive package
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 35,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: excellent salaries, bonus, bens, training
Posted: 2 hours ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
West London
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £65,000 + Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £10000 - £90000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
West London
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 16 hours ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Band 7 + Inner London Weighting
Posted: Yesterday
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £30000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday