Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Luton with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 21 15
Rank change year-on-year +15 -6 +3
Permanent jobs citing Degree 70 68 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 17.59% 9.50% 11.40%
As % of the Qualifications category 50.00% 55.74% 44.81%
Number of salaries quoted 44 68 49
Luton median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -10.11% -1.11%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,000 £30,350
90th Percentile £69,625 £70,000 £51,500
Bedfordshire median annual salary £41,500 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.79% +10.00% -4.11%

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 Luton with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Luton
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 140 122 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 35.18% 17.04% 25.45%
Number of salaries quoted 97 92 117
Luton median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +20.00% -11.11%
10th Percentile £32,000 £28,200 £26,000
90th Percentile £69,250 £67,500 £60,250
Bedfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +12.50%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

Job postings citing Degree as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Luton.

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Luton

Degree
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Salary trend for Degree in Luton

Degree
Salary Histogram in Luton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Luton over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Degree in Luton

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Luton region with a requirement for Degree.

1 36 (51.43%) Computer Science
2 30 (42.86%) Mathematics
3 26 (37.14%) MySQL
4 25 (35.71%) SQL
5 24 (34.29%) Computer Science Degree
6 23 (32.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 23 (32.86%) Retail
7 21 (30.00%) Java
8 19 (27.14%) Security Cleared
9 17 (24.29%) Analytical Skills
10 16 (22.86%) Strategic Thinking
11 15 (21.43%) SDLC
11 15 (21.43%) REST
11 15 (21.43%) Change Management
12 14 (20.00%) Unit Testing
13 13 (18.57%) R
13 13 (18.57%) Python
13 13 (18.57%) JBoss
13 13 (18.57%) Data Management
14 12 (17.14%) JSON
15 11 (15.71%) Yield Management
15 11 (15.71%) Data Visualisation
15 11 (15.71%) Tableau
15 11 (15.71%) Continuous Improvement
15 11 (15.71%) Apache Hive
15 11 (15.71%) Hadoop
15 11 (15.71%) Visualisation
15 11 (15.71%) Amazon AWS
15 11 (15.71%) Personalization
15 11 (15.71%) Experimental Design

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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 13 (18.57%) JBoss
2 11 (15.71%) Apache Spark
2 11 (15.71%) SAS
3 4 (5.71%) CMS
4 1 (1.43%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.43%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (15.71%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.29%) SaaS
3 1 (1.43%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (37.14%) MySQL
2 11 (15.71%) Apache Hive
2 11 (15.71%) Big Data
2 11 (15.71%) Hadoop
2 11 (15.71%) Impala
3 7 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (8.57%) MongoDB
4 6 (8.57%) OLAP
4 6 (8.57%) OLTP
4 6 (8.57%) Oracle Database
4 6 (8.57%) Oracle Exadata
4 6 (8.57%) Oracle OLAP
5 3 (4.29%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.86%) MarkLogic
7 1 (1.43%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.43%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (2.86%) JUnit
1 2 (2.86%) Mockito
1 2 (2.86%) Subversion
1 2 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.43%) Bugzilla
2 1 (1.43%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.43%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.43%) JIRA
2 1 (1.43%) JMeter
2 1 (1.43%) Selenium
2 1 (1.43%) Testopia
General
1 23 (32.86%) Retail
2 10 (14.29%) Finance
3 7 (10.00%) Banking
4 6 (8.57%) Telecoms
5 5 (7.14%) Marketing
6 1 (1.43%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.43%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (31.43%) Developer
2 15 (21.43%) Analyst
2 15 (21.43%) Java Developer
3 14 (20.00%) Architect
4 11 (15.71%) Analytics Consultant
4 11 (15.71%) Consultant
4 11 (15.71%) Data Analytics Consultant
4 11 (15.71%) Data Consultant
4 11 (15.71%) SAS Consultant
5 7 (10.00%) .NET Developer
6 6 (8.57%) Database Analyst
6 6 (8.57%) Oracle Analyst
6 6 (8.57%) SQL Analyst
7 5 (7.14%) .NET Software Developer
7 5 (7.14%) .NET Web Developer
7 5 (7.14%) Lead Business Analyst
7 5 (7.14%) Senior Data Analytics Consultant
7 5 (7.14%) Senior SAS Consultant
7 5 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (7.14%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (21.43%) REST
2 12 (17.14%) JSON
3 11 (15.71%) Web Services
4 7 (10.00%) .NET
5 4 (5.71%) ASP.NET
6 3 (4.29%) CSS
6 3 (4.29%) HTML
7 2 (2.86%) .NET Framework
7 2 (2.86%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (2.86%) Hibernate
7 2 (2.86%) Java EE
7 2 (2.86%) JMS
7 2 (2.86%) jQuery
7 2 (2.86%) SOAP
7 2 (2.86%) Spring
7 2 (2.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (2.86%) XForms
8 1 (1.43%) RESTful
8 1 (1.43%) XML
8 1 (1.43%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 36 (51.43%) Computer Science
2 23 (32.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 17 (24.29%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.71%) Management Information System
5 3 (4.29%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (2.86%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.43%) PMI
7 1 (1.43%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.29%) Unix
2 2 (2.86%) Linux
2 2 (2.86%) Solaris
2 2 (2.86%) Windows
3 1 (1.43%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.43%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.43%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (42.86%) Mathematics
2 16 (22.86%) Strategic Thinking
3 15 (21.43%) Change Management
3 15 (21.43%) SDLC
4 14 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 13 (18.57%) Data Management
6 11 (15.71%) Analytics
6 11 (15.71%) Continuous Improvement
6 11 (15.71%) Customer Analytics
6 11 (15.71%) Data Visualisation
6 11 (15.71%) Econometrics
6 11 (15.71%) Experimental Design
6 11 (15.71%) Machine Learning
6 11 (15.71%) Personalization
6 11 (15.71%) Statistical Modelling
6 11 (15.71%) Statistics
6 11 (15.71%) Visualisation
6 11 (15.71%) Yield Management
7 10 (14.29%) E-Commerce
8 9 (12.86%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (35.71%) SQL
2 21 (30.00%) Java
3 13 (18.57%) Python
3 13 (18.57%) R
4 11 (15.71%) MATLAB
5 7 (10.00%) C#
6 6 (8.57%) C++
6 6 (8.57%) PL/SQL
7 3 (4.29%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.86%) VBA
9 1 (1.43%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 24 (34.29%) Computer Science Degree
2 19 (27.14%) Security Cleared
3 11 (15.71%) Numerate Degree
4 6 (8.57%) ISEB
4 6 (8.57%) Oracle Certification
5 3 (4.29%) CISSP
6 1 (1.43%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.43%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.43%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 1 (1.43%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (15.71%) Data Quality
2 3 (4.29%) COBIT
3 2 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.86%) QA
4 1 (1.43%) PMO
System Software
1 11 (15.71%) Apache Flume
2 6 (8.57%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.43%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.43%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.43%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (1.43%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (15.71%) Tableau
2 9 (12.86%) Oracle
3 6 (8.57%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.71%) Cisco
4 4 (5.71%) VMware
5 3 (4.29%) Citrix
6 1 (1.43%) CA Agile Central