Period
to 7 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Plymouth with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 7 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
Devon > Plymouth
6 months to
7 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 2 3 6
Rank change year-on-year +1 +3 +6
Permanent jobs citing Degree 24 32 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Plymouth 25.81% 24.24% 22.09%
As % of the Qualifications category 61.54% 60.38% 43.18%
Number of salaries quoted 20 15 16
Plymouth median annual salary £37,281 £31,616 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.92% -25.61% +17.24%
10th Percentile £28,625 £24,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £45,600 £58,250 £51,250
Devon median annual salary £37,281 £37,500 £40,223
% change year-on-year -0.58% -6.77% +7.26%

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 Plymouth with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Plymouth
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 39 53 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Plymouth 41.94% 40.15% 51.16%
Number of salaries quoted 31 34 34
Plymouth median annual salary £37,281 £37,500 £43,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.58% -13.29% +15.33%
10th Percentile £26,500 £24,250 £29,875
90th Percentile £50,000 £59,625 £51,250
Devon median annual salary £35,730 £37,500 £40,223
% change year-on-year -4.72% -6.77% +14.92%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Plymouth

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

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Plymouth

Degree
Salary Trend in Plymouth

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

Salary trend for Degree in Plymouth

Degree
Salary Histogram in Plymouth

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Plymouth over the 6 months to 7 December 2019.

Salary histogram for Degree in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 7 December 2019, 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 Plymouth region with a requirement for Degree.

1 7 (29.17%) Java
1 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
2 6 (25.00%) Aerospace
2 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (20.83%) Grid Computing
3 5 (20.83%) Internet
3 5 (20.83%) OO
3 5 (20.83%) Python
3 5 (20.83%) Web Services
3 5 (20.83%) Remote Sensing
3 5 (20.83%) RESTful
3 5 (20.83%) Deep Learning
3 5 (20.83%) Algorithms
4 4 (16.67%) Mobile Development
4 4 (16.67%) CESG Certified Professional
4 4 (16.67%) Master's Degree
4 4 (16.67%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
4 4 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (16.67%) NCSC
4 4 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 4 (16.67%) Mobile Computing
4 4 (16.67%) Mobile App
4 4 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
4 4 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (16.67%) Apple Swift
4 4 (16.67%) SDLC
4 4 (16.67%) Driving Licence
4 4 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (16.67%) PCI DSS

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Plymouth 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:

Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Adobe Captivate
1 2 (8.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (4.17%) AWS
2 1 (4.17%) Azure
2 1 (4.17%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (8.33%) Big Data
3 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) LabVIEW
General
1 6 (25.00%) Aerospace
2 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Military
3 1 (4.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Developer
1 6 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Programmer
3 4 (16.67%) Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Analyst Programmer
3 4 (16.67%) Consultant
3 4 (16.67%) Graduate
4 3 (12.50%) Embedded Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (8.33%) Graduate Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Graduate Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (8.33%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Junior
5 2 (8.33%) Junior Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (8.33%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.17%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Design Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) RESTful
1 5 (20.83%) Web Services
2 4 (16.67%) JSON
3 3 (12.50%) AngularJS
3 3 (12.50%) CSS
3 3 (12.50%) HTML
3 3 (12.50%) jQuery
4 2 (8.33%) Express
4 2 (8.33%) Node.js
4 2 (8.33%) Spring
4 2 (8.33%) Vue.js
5 1 (4.17%) CSS3
5 1 (4.17%) HTML5
5 1 (4.17%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Algorithms
1 5 (20.83%) Grid Computing
2 4 (16.67%) CESG
2 4 (16.67%) Driving Licence
2 4 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 4 (16.67%) Mobile Computing
2 4 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (8.33%) e-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (20.83%) Deep Learning
2 5 (20.83%) OO
2 5 (20.83%) Remote Sensing
3 4 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (16.67%) Information Security
3 4 (16.67%) ISMS
3 4 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
3 4 (16.67%) Mobile Development
3 4 (16.67%) OOP
3 4 (16.67%) SDLC
3 4 (16.67%) Security Architecture
3 4 (16.67%) Security Testing
4 3 (12.50%) Front End Development
4 3 (12.50%) UML
5 2 (8.33%) Analytics
5 2 (8.33%) Test Automation
5 2 (8.33%) Time Management
5 2 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) Java
1 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
2 5 (20.83%) Python
3 4 (16.67%) Apple Swift
3 4 (16.67%) C++
3 4 (16.67%) Objective-C
3 4 (16.67%) SQL
4 3 (12.50%) Ada
4 3 (12.50%) C
4 3 (12.50%) C#
5 1 (4.17%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
1 4 (16.67%) CESG Certified Professional
1 4 (16.67%) CISM
1 4 (16.67%) CISSP
1 4 (16.67%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
1 4 (16.67%) Master's Degree
1 4 (16.67%) SSCP
2 1 (4.17%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (16.67%) NCSC
1 4 (16.67%) PCI DSS
1 4 (16.67%) RMADS
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Adobe