The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
England / Midlands
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 19 15
Rank change year-on-year +7 -4  
Permanent jobs citing Degree 3 3 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 6.25% 2.56% 11.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 27.27% 10.34% 33.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 17
Median salary £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.04% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £31,500 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £61,500 £80,000
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 Midlands.

Academic & Professional Certification
Midlands
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 11 29 59
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 22.92% 24.79% 33.15%
Number of salaries quoted 10 26 38
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £48,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £102,500 £80,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the Midlands 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 Midlands

Degree
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Degree in the Midlands

Degree
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in the Midlands over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Degree in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Degree.

1 5 (55.56%) Information Security
2 4 (44.44%) Project Management
2 4 (44.44%) CISM
2 4 (44.44%) IIS
2 4 (44.44%) CISSP
2 4 (44.44%) IISP
3 3 (33.33%) Adobe
3 3 (33.33%) HTML5
3 3 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (22.22%) CSS
4 2 (22.22%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 2 (22.22%) Axure RP
4 2 (22.22%) UX Design
4 2 (22.22%) Web Usability
4 2 (22.22%) Google
4 2 (22.22%) Marketing
4 2 (22.22%) Google Analytics
4 2 (22.22%) Usability Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Time Management
4 2 (22.22%) Wireframes
4 2 (22.22%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 2 (22.22%) Analytics
4 2 (22.22%) User Experience
4 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (22.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (11.11%) Presales
5 1 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (11.11%) Data Migration

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 4 (44.44%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) LAN
1 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) GIS
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Axure RP
1 2 (22.22%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 2 (22.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Consultant
1 4 (44.44%) Managing Consultant
1 4 (44.44%) Principal Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) Healthcare Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Designer
3 2 (22.22%) UX Designer
4 1 (11.11%) Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Dynamics AX Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Security Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) HTML
1 3 (33.33%) HTML5
2 2 (22.22%) CSS
3 1 (11.11%) Middleware
3 1 (11.11%) SAP ALE
3 1 (11.11%) SAP BSP
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Smart Forms
3 1 (11.11%) SAP XI
3 1 (11.11%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (22.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 2 (22.22%) User Experience
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Information Security
2 4 (44.44%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Analytics
3 2 (22.22%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 2 (22.22%) Time Management
3 2 (22.22%) Usability Testing
3 2 (22.22%) UX Design
3 2 (22.22%) Web Usability
3 2 (22.22%) Wireframes
4 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
4 1 (11.11%) ERP
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) OO
4 1 (11.11%) Presales
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
4 1 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) ABAP
1 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) CISM
1 4 (44.44%) CISSP
1 4 (44.44%) IISP
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Adobe
2 2 (22.22%) Google
3 1 (11.11%) F5
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) SAP
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