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 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
Bedfordshire > Luton
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 20 18
Rank change year-on-year +11 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Degree 38 25 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 17.51% 8.53% 11.08%
As % of the Qualifications category 46.34% 39.68% 44.76%
Number of salaries quoted 22 24 35
Luton median annual salary £35,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.31% +18.75%  
10th Percentile £29,250 £30,750 £28,550
90th Percentile £61,250 £66,750 £53,250
Bedfordshire median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% -  

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 Luton.

Academic & Professional Certification
Luton
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 82 63 105
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Luton 37.79% 21.50% 24.76%
Number of salaries quoted 116 128 206
Luton median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +33.33%  
10th Percentile £25,000 £32,500 £25,364
90th Percentile £61,250 £54,375 £67,500
Bedfordshire median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -15.78% +11.76%  

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 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Degree in Luton

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 33 (51.56%) Computer Science
2 32 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 29 (45.31%) Retail
4 24 (37.50%) Computer Science Degree
5 20 (31.25%) Mathematics
6 19 (29.69%) SQL
6 19 (29.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 18 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (28.13%) Waterfall
8 16 (25.00%) ISEB
9 15 (23.44%) Change Management
9 15 (23.44%) QA
9 15 (23.44%) Continuous Improvement
9 15 (23.44%) Analytical Skills
9 15 (23.44%) SDLC
10 13 (20.31%) MySQL
11 12 (18.75%) Oracle
11 12 (18.75%) SQL Server
11 12 (18.75%) Web Services
11 12 (18.75%) E-Commerce
12 11 (17.19%) Telecoms
12 11 (17.19%) Big Data
12 11 (17.19%) User Acceptance Testing
13 10 (15.63%) JIRA
13 10 (15.63%) Statistics
13 10 (15.63%) Security Cleared
13 10 (15.63%) Amazon AWS
13 10 (15.63%) Tableau
13 10 (15.63%) Analytics
13 10 (15.63%) CA Agile Central

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 6 (9.38%) Apache Spark
1 6 (9.38%) SAS
2 5 (7.81%) JBoss
3 3 (4.69%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (3.13%) Simulink
3 1 (1.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.56%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.56%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.63%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.25%) Firewall
2 1 (1.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.31%) MySQL
2 12 (18.75%) SQL Server
3 11 (17.19%) Big Data
4 8 (12.50%) OLAP
4 8 (12.50%) Oracle OLAP
5 7 (10.94%) Apache Hive
5 7 (10.94%) Hadoop
5 7 (10.94%) Impala
5 7 (10.94%) MongoDB
5 7 (10.94%) OLTP
5 7 (10.94%) Oracle Database
5 7 (10.94%) Oracle Exadata
6 5 (7.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (6.25%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 2 (3.13%) Geospatial Data
8 2 (3.13%) GIS
9 1 (1.56%) Data Mining
9 1 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (15.63%) JIRA
2 8 (12.50%) Bugzilla
2 8 (12.50%) JMeter
2 8 (12.50%) Selenium
2 8 (12.50%) Testopia
3 3 (4.69%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.13%) Rational Rhapsody
4 2 (3.13%) Subversion
5 1 (1.56%) TeamCity
General
1 29 (45.31%) Retail
2 11 (17.19%) Telecoms
3 10 (15.63%) Banking
3 10 (15.63%) Finance
4 6 (9.38%) Marketing
5 2 (3.13%) Back Office
5 2 (3.13%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.56%) Advertising
6 1 (1.56%) Legal
6 1 (1.56%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.56%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 21 (32.81%) Analyst
2 12 (18.75%) Architect
3 8 (12.50%) Automation Test Lead
3 8 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 8 (12.50%) Developer
3 8 (12.50%) SQL Analyst
3 8 (12.50%) Test Leader
4 7 (10.94%) Database Analyst
4 7 (10.94%) Oracle Analyst
5 6 (9.38%) Analytics Consultant
5 6 (9.38%) Consultant
5 6 (9.38%) Data Analytics Consultant
5 6 (9.38%) Data Consultant
5 6 (9.38%) Lead Business Analyst
5 6 (9.38%) SAS Consultant
6 5 (7.81%) Java Developer
7 4 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 4 (6.25%) Data Analyst
7 4 (6.25%) SQL Server Analyst
7 4 (6.25%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (18.75%) Web Services
2 6 (9.38%) JSON
3 5 (7.81%) REST
4 2 (3.13%) .NET
4 2 (3.13%) EJB
4 2 (3.13%) J2EE
4 2 (3.13%) JDBC
4 2 (3.13%) JMS
4 2 (3.13%) Servlets
5 1 (1.56%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (1.56%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 33 (51.56%) Computer Science
2 32 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 15 (23.44%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (12.50%) Virtual Team
5 2 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.13%) User Experience
6 1 (1.56%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.81%) Unix
2 3 (4.69%) Linux
3 2 (3.13%) Solaris
3 2 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (31.25%) Mathematics
2 19 (29.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 18 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (28.13%) Waterfall
4 15 (23.44%) Change Management
4 15 (23.44%) Continuous Improvement
4 15 (23.44%) SDLC
5 12 (18.75%) E-Commerce
6 11 (17.19%) User Acceptance Testing
7 10 (15.63%) Analytics
7 10 (15.63%) Business Analysis
7 10 (15.63%) Data Management
7 10 (15.63%) Statistics
7 10 (15.63%) UML
8 9 (14.06%) Performance Tuning
8 9 (14.06%) Release Management
8 9 (14.06%) Service Delivery
9 8 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
9 8 (12.50%) Resource Management
9 8 (12.50%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 19 (29.69%) SQL
2 10 (15.63%) Java
3 8 (12.50%) MATLAB
4 7 (10.94%) PL/SQL
4 7 (10.94%) Python
5 6 (9.38%) C++
5 6 (9.38%) R
6 4 (6.25%) VBA
7 2 (3.13%) C#
8 1 (1.56%) C
8 1 (1.56%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 24 (37.50%) Computer Science Degree
2 16 (25.00%) ISEB
3 10 (15.63%) Security Cleared
4 8 (12.50%) ISTQB
5 7 (10.94%) Oracle Certification
6 6 (9.38%) Numerate Degree
7 2 (3.13%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (23.44%) QA
2 7 (10.94%) PMO
3 6 (9.38%) Data Quality
4 2 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (10.94%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (9.38%) Apache Flume
3 4 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) Oozie
Vendors
1 12 (18.75%) Oracle
2 10 (15.63%) CA Agile Central
2 10 (15.63%) Tableau
3 8 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 5 (7.81%) SAP
5 4 (6.25%) Cisco
5 4 (6.25%) Citrix
5 4 (6.25%) VMware
6 2 (3.13%) hybris
6 2 (3.13%) Perforce
7 1 (1.56%) JD Edwards
Luton, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £21,000 to £22,000 per annum + benefits inc pension & share optio
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton
TUI Group Careers
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
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TUI Group Careers
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
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Salary: Competitive
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Salary: Competitive
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