The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the M4 Corridor with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Degree
South East / M4 Corridor
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 - 3
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Degree 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the M4 Corridor 16.67% - 14.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 25.00% - 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Median salary £40,000 - £40,000
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 the M4 Corridor.

Academic & Professional Certification
M4 Corridor
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 4 3 2
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the M4 Corridor 66.67% 37.50% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 1
Median salary £40,000 £75,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -46.66% +87.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in the M4 Corridor

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the M4 Corridor 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 the M4 Corridor

Degree
Salary Trend in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Degree in the M4 Corridor.

Salary trend for Degree in the M4 Corridor

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 M4 Corridor region with a requirement for Degree.

1 1 (100.00%) PhD
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) CESG
1 1 (100.00%) Cryptography
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Physics
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Threat Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in the M4 Corridor 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Junior
1 1 (100.00%) Junior Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Junior Security Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) CESG
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Cryptography
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Physics
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Threat Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) PhD
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework