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to

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 6 months to 21 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
England > London
6 months to
21 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 20 21 20
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1 -4
Permanent jobs citing Degree 8,233 3,390 3,897
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 11.71% 9.85% 9.98%
As % of the Qualifications category 62.73% 53.66% 51.51%
Number of salaries quoted 3,013 2,416 2,847
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £31,000
25th Percentile £48,750 £48,750 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.70% +12.50% -
75th Percentile £87,500 £86,250 £80,000
90th Percentile £101,250 £101,250 £103,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,555
% change year-on-year - +6.68% +3.11%

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 London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
London
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 13,124 6,317 7,565
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 18.66% 18.35% 19.37%
Number of salaries quoted 5,893 4,602 5,798
10th Percentile £38,750 £37,510 £32,500
25th Percentile £49,750 £48,750 £44,403
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year - +8.33% -
75th Percentile £86,250 £82,500 £78,750
90th Percentile £101,250 £97,500 £95,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Degree as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Degree in London

Degree
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Degree in London.

Salary trend for Degree in London

Degree
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Degree in London over the 6 months to 21 May 2022.

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 6 months to 21 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London +1 706 £70,000 -3.45% 138
West London -16 225 £62,500 -9.09% 39
South London -12 131 £47,500 -9.52% 16
East London +14 119 £67,500 +50.00% 46
North London -32 17 £47,500 -17.39% 6
Degree
England

For the 6 months to 21 May 2022, 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 London region with a requirement for Degree.

1 3,844 (46.69%) Computer Science
2 3,236 (39.31%) Social Skills
3 3,098 (37.63%) Agile
4 2,508 (30.46%) Python
5 2,396 (29.10%) Finance
6 2,375 (28.85%) Computer Science Degree
7 2,157 (26.20%) SQL
8 2,011 (24.43%) AWS
9 1,909 (23.19%) Software Engineering
10 1,836 (22.30%) Problem-Solving
11 1,586 (19.26%) Analytical Skills
12 1,513 (18.38%) Analytics
13 1,469 (17.84%) Java
14 1,464 (17.78%) JavaScript
15 1,371 (16.65%) Azure
16 1,321 (16.05%) Data Science
17 1,306 (15.86%) DevOps
18 1,284 (15.60%) Mathematics
19 1,196 (14.53%) CI/CD
20 1,163 (14.13%) React
21 1,071 (13.01%) Marketing
22 1,070 (13.00%) Machine Learning
23 1,043 (12.67%) Project Management
24 1,004 (12.19%) Mentoring
25 980 (11.90%) C#
26 972 (11.81%) Git (software)
27 938 (11.39%) Master's Degree
28 925 (11.24%) Artificial Intelligence
29 895 (10.87%) GCP
30 873 (10.60%) User Experience

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
1 259 (3.15%) Apache Spark
2 220 (2.67%) Confluence
3 139 (1.69%) SharePoint
4 117 (1.42%) Apache Airflow
5 110 (1.34%) IIS
6 105 (1.28%) Apache
7 104 (1.26%) Elasticsearch
8 103 (1.25%) CMS
9 72 (0.87%) SAS
10 58 (0.70%) OpenStack
11 40 (0.49%) Jupyter
12 38 (0.46%) Tomcat
13 37 (0.45%) Headless CMS
14 32 (0.39%) WebLogic
14 32 (0.39%) WebSphere
15 31 (0.38%) Strapi
16 29 (0.35%) Apache Solr
17 28 (0.34%) WordPress
18 22 (0.27%) Umbraco
19 21 (0.26%) Tornado
Applications
1 430 (5.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 264 (3.21%) Microsoft Office
3 238 (2.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 106 (1.29%) Sketch
5 86 (1.04%) MS Visio
6 74 (0.90%) InVision
7 61 (0.74%) Microsoft Project
8 46 (0.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 46 (0.56%) Photoshop
8 46 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
9 43 (0.52%) Adobe XD
10 37 (0.45%) Adobe After Effects
11 31 (0.38%) Chatbot
12 27 (0.33%) Stata
13 23 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
14 21 (0.26%) Zeplin
15 17 (0.21%) OmniGraffle
16 16 (0.19%) Maya
17 15 (0.18%) Adobe Premiere
18 13 (0.16%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 86 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 40 (0.49%) NetSuite
3 39 (0.47%) Payment Gateway
4 25 (0.30%) Oracle Payables
5 20 (0.24%) TrackWise
6 16 (0.19%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 14 (0.17%) R3 Corda
8 13 (0.16%) SAP Hybris
9 12 (0.15%) Shopify
10 11 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
11 10 (0.12%) Sentinel
12 9 (0.11%) ReMetrica
13 8 (0.097%) Remedy ITSM
13 8 (0.097%) SAP S/4HANA
14 7 (0.085%) Oracle Receivables
15 6 (0.073%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
15 6 (0.073%) BambooHR
15 6 (0.073%) Oracle ERP
16 5 (0.061%) Oracle Assets
16 5 (0.061%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2,011 (24.43%) AWS
2 1,371 (16.65%) Azure
3 895 (10.87%) GCP
4 702 (8.53%) SaaS
5 470 (5.71%) Serverless
6 397 (4.82%) Power Platform
7 349 (4.24%) GitHub
8 312 (3.79%) Cloud Computing
9 214 (2.60%) Microsoft 365
10 202 (2.45%) PaaS
11 167 (2.03%) Amazon S3
12 162 (1.97%) AWS Lambda
13 140 (1.70%) Figma
14 139 (1.69%) Amazon EC2
15 131 (1.59%) IaaS
16 126 (1.53%) Slack
17 124 (1.51%) Google Analytics
18 105 (1.28%) npm
19 95 (1.15%) AWS CloudFormation
20 91 (1.11%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 168 (2.04%) Internet
2 166 (2.02%) Firewall
3 107 (1.30%) WAN
4 97 (1.18%) VPN
5 86 (1.04%) DNS
6 64 (0.78%) Network Security
6 64 (0.78%) TCP/IP
7 63 (0.77%) LAN
8 62 (0.75%) HTTP
9 57 (0.69%) DHCP
9 57 (0.69%) VoIP
10 54 (0.66%) SD-WAN
11 52 (0.63%) Broadband
12 50 (0.61%) BGP
13 46 (0.56%) Wireless
14 40 (0.49%) MPLS
14 40 (0.49%) Wi-Fi
15 38 (0.46%) OSPF
16 28 (0.34%) MQTT
16 28 (0.34%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 707 (8.59%) SQL Server
2 605 (7.35%) PostgreSQL
3 584 (7.09%) Big Data
4 578 (7.02%) NoSQL
5 563 (6.84%) Relational Database
6 420 (5.10%) MySQL
7 353 (4.29%) Power BI
8 350 (4.25%) Data Warehouse
9 346 (4.20%) Tableau
10 268 (3.26%) MongoDB
11 200 (2.43%) Hadoop
12 170 (2.06%) BigQuery
13 166 (2.02%) Data Lake
14 161 (1.96%) Redis
15 151 (1.83%) Data Mining
16 150 (1.82%) RDBMS
17 142 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 107 (1.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
19 104 (1.26%) Looker
20 95 (1.15%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 972 (11.81%) Git (software)
2 594 (7.21%) JIRA
3 501 (6.09%) Jenkins
4 183 (2.22%) GitLab
5 163 (1.98%) webpack
6 151 (1.83%) Mocha
7 133 (1.62%) JUnit
8 110 (1.34%) NUnit
9 103 (1.25%) Selenium
10 102 (1.24%) Bitbucket
11 99 (1.20%) Cypress.io
12 97 (1.18%) Maven
13 79 (0.96%) TeamCity
13 79 (0.96%) Visual Studio
14 74 (0.90%) Octopus Deploy
15 72 (0.87%) Cucumber
16 71 (0.86%) Mockito
17 69 (0.84%) CircleCI
18 66 (0.80%) Travis CI
19 65 (0.79%) Gradle
General
1 3,236 (39.31%) Social Skills
2 2,396 (29.10%) Finance
3 1,586 (19.26%) Analytical Skills
4 1,071 (13.01%) Marketing
5 676 (8.21%) Games
6 504 (6.12%) Retail
7 480 (5.83%) Legal
8 452 (5.49%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 444 (5.39%) Banking
10 424 (5.15%) Presentation Skills
11 350 (4.25%) Advertising
12 256 (3.11%) Public Sector
13 238 (2.89%) Law
14 224 (2.72%) Telecoms
15 219 (2.66%) Organisational Skills
16 166 (2.02%) Financial Institution
17 161 (1.96%) Pharmaceutical
18 146 (1.77%) Influencing Skills
19 135 (1.64%) Back Office
20 109 (1.32%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1,702 (20.67%) Developer
2 968 (11.76%) Analyst
3 869 (10.56%) Software Engineer
4 505 (6.13%) Senior Developer
5 498 (6.05%) Architect
6 406 (4.93%) Consultant
7 334 (4.06%) Graduate
8 288 (3.50%) Full Stack Developer
9 278 (3.38%) Senior Software Engineer
10 274 (3.33%) Data Engineer
11 272 (3.30%) Data Scientist
12 252 (3.06%) Data Analyst
13 221 (2.68%) Senior Analyst
14 214 (2.60%) Software Developer
15 198 (2.40%) Product Manager
16 190 (2.31%) Project Manager
17 184 (2.23%) Java Developer
18 183 (2.22%) Senior Manager
19 174 (2.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
20 165 (2.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,163 (14.13%) React
2 770 (9.35%) HTML
3 742 (9.01%) CSS
4 716 (8.70%) .NET
5 640 (7.77%) REST
6 635 (7.71%) Node.js
7 611 (7.42%) AngularJS
8 461 (5.60%) Web Services
9 432 (5.25%) Spring
10 406 (4.93%) RESTful
11 351 (4.26%) Spring Boot
12 348 (4.23%) HTML5
13 342 (4.15%) Vue.js
14 297 (3.61%) Jest
15 284 (3.45%) CSS3
15 284 (3.45%) Sass
16 276 (3.35%) Kafka
17 267 (3.24%) GraphQL
18 203 (2.47%) .NET Core
18 203 (2.47%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 873 (10.60%) User Experience
2 708 (8.60%) Algorithms
3 510 (6.19%) Self-Motivation
4 458 (5.56%) Data Structures
5 441 (5.36%) Management Information System
6 313 (3.80%) Cloud Native
7 281 (3.41%) Enterprise Software
8 262 (3.18%) Mobile App
9 205 (2.49%) Virtual Team
10 190 (2.31%) Public Cloud
11 169 (2.05%) Blog
12 167 (2.03%) Life Science
13 128 (1.55%) Data Centre
14 123 (1.49%) Social Media
14 123 (1.49%) Sports Betting
15 113 (1.37%) Equities
16 105 (1.28%) IoT
17 100 (1.21%) Online Games
18 97 (1.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 90 (1.09%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 803 (9.75%) Linux
2 637 (7.74%) Windows
3 234 (2.84%) Android
4 202 (2.45%) Unix
5 196 (2.38%) Apple iOS
6 140 (1.70%) Windows Server
7 80 (0.97%) Windows 10
8 58 (0.70%) Windows Server 2016
9 51 (0.62%) Mac OS
10 43 (0.52%) Mac OS X
11 40 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
12 23 (0.28%) Windows 7
13 22 (0.27%) CentOS
14 20 (0.24%) Ubuntu
15 14 (0.17%) Embedded Linux
15 14 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 7 (0.085%) VMS
17 6 (0.073%) Windows Server 2019
18 5 (0.061%) Fedora
19 4 (0.049%) Alpine Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,844 (46.69%) Computer Science
2 3,098 (37.63%) Agile
3 1,909 (23.19%) Software Engineering
4 1,836 (22.30%) Problem-Solving
5 1,513 (18.38%) Analytics
6 1,321 (16.05%) Data Science
7 1,306 (15.86%) DevOps
8 1,284 (15.60%) Mathematics
9 1,196 (14.53%) CI/CD
10 1,070 (13.00%) Machine Learning
11 1,043 (12.67%) Project Management
12 1,004 (12.19%) Mentoring
13 925 (11.24%) Artificial Intelligence
14 869 (10.56%) Full Stack Development
15 851 (10.34%) Microservices
16 840 (10.20%) Scrum
17 726 (8.82%) TDD
18 703 (8.54%) Test Automation
19 671 (8.15%) Decision-Making
20 663 (8.05%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2,508 (30.46%) Python
2 2,157 (26.20%) SQL
3 1,469 (17.84%) Java
4 1,464 (17.78%) JavaScript
5 980 (11.90%) C#
6 688 (8.36%) TypeScript
7 675 (8.20%) C++
8 411 (4.99%) R
9 404 (4.91%) C
10 238 (2.89%) PowerShell
11 223 (2.71%) Go
12 211 (2.56%) Scala
12 211 (2.56%) T-SQL
13 192 (2.33%) PHP
14 166 (2.02%) Bash
15 160 (1.94%) ES6
16 157 (1.91%) Kotlin
17 143 (1.74%) Shell Script
18 138 (1.68%) Objective-C
19 134 (1.63%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2,375 (28.85%) Computer Science Degree
2 938 (11.39%) Master's Degree
3 231 (2.81%) Numerate Degree
4 196 (2.38%) PhD
5 189 (2.30%) CISSP
6 151 (1.83%) PMI Certification
7 142 (1.72%) CISM
8 138 (1.68%) Microsoft Certification
9 130 (1.58%) Security Cleared
10 108 (1.31%) Cisco Certification
11 89 (1.08%) SC Cleared
12 88 (1.07%) CRISC
12 88 (1.07%) PMP
13 85 (1.03%) CISA
14 80 (0.97%) AWS Certification
15 74 (0.90%) TOGAF Certification
16 73 (0.89%) MBA
17 63 (0.77%) CCNP
18 57 (0.69%) CCNA
19 54 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 560 (6.80%) QA
2 240 (2.92%) Data Quality
3 220 (2.67%) Accessibility
4 196 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 170 (2.06%) GDPR
6 118 (1.43%) PMO
7 111 (1.35%) NIST
8 92 (1.12%) GRC
9 41 (0.50%) SLA
10 32 (0.39%) PCI DSS
11 29 (0.35%) Cyber Essentials
12 23 (0.28%) COBIT
12 23 (0.28%) ISO 13485
13 22 (0.27%) FATCA
14 21 (0.26%) ISO 9001
15 20 (0.24%) IEC 62304
15 20 (0.24%) SOC 2
16 19 (0.23%) Actionable Recommendations
16 19 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
17 18 (0.22%) EMIR
System Software
1 854 (10.37%) Docker
2 274 (3.33%) Active Directory
3 106 (1.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 43 (0.52%) Hyper-V
5 24 (0.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 19 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
7 18 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
8 16 (0.19%) VMware NSX
9 14 (0.17%) zsh
10 13 (0.16%) Firmware
11 11 (0.13%) vSphere
12 9 (0.11%) Virtual Desktop
13 8 (0.097%) DFS Replication
14 7 (0.085%) XenApp
15 5 (0.061%) Apache Flume
16 4 (0.049%) KVM
17 2 (0.024%) Ceph
17 2 (0.024%) Citrix Hypervisor
17 2 (0.024%) etcd
17 2 (0.024%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 796 (9.67%) Kubernetes
2 475 (5.77%) Terraform
3 277 (3.36%) Ansible
4 160 (1.94%) Puppet
5 89 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
6 85 (1.03%) SCCM
7 76 (0.92%) Grafana
8 67 (0.81%) Prometheus
9 44 (0.53%) Microsoft Intune
10 41 (0.50%) Nagios
11 30 (0.36%) HAProxy
12 29 (0.35%) Istio
12 29 (0.35%) Single Sign-On
13 25 (0.30%) Kibana
14 23 (0.28%) Opsgenie
15 20 (0.24%) ZABBIX
16 19 (0.23%) Docker Swarm
17 17 (0.21%) MIIS
18 15 (0.18%) logstash
18 15 (0.18%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 808 (9.81%) Microsoft
2 690 (8.38%) Google
3 382 (4.64%) Oracle
4 277 (3.36%) Salesforce.com
5 188 (2.28%) Adobe
6 157 (1.91%) Apple
7 145 (1.76%) SAP
8 129 (1.57%) Cisco
9 125 (1.52%) VMware
10 99 (1.20%) Alteryx
11 91 (1.11%) Databricks
12 86 (1.04%) Splunk
13 74 (0.90%) MuleSoft
14 68 (0.83%) ServiceNow
15 66 (0.80%) Facebook
16 58 (0.70%) Bloomberg
16 58 (0.70%) Palo Alto
17 51 (0.62%) HP
18 50 (0.61%) Citrix
19 47 (0.57%) CrowdStrike