Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
Devon > Plymouth
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 5 9 8
Rank change year-on-year +4 -1 +18
Permanent jobs citing Degree 29 10 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Plymouth 23.02% 12.82% 20.95%
As % of the Qualifications category 58.00% 35.71% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 20
Plymouth median annual salary £30,558 £38,273 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.16% +2.06% +22.95%
10th Percentile £24,250 £32,350 £22,975
90th Percentile £62,375 £50,250 £48,750
Devon median annual salary £47,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +20.25% +5.33% +7.14%

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 50 28 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Plymouth 39.68% 35.90% 31.43%
Number of salaries quoted 30 23 27
Plymouth median annual salary £37,500 £44,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.77% +17.33% +22.95%
10th Percentile £24,250 £26,596 £23,450
90th Percentile £51,375 £51,000 £48,750
Devon median annual salary £37,500 £40,223 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.77% +14.92% +2.19%

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 20 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Degree in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 16 (55.17%) Analytical Skills
1 16 (55.17%) Problem-Solving
2 13 (44.83%) Windows
2 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
3 12 (41.38%) SQL
4 11 (37.93%) Linux
4 11 (37.93%) Active Directory
4 11 (37.93%) Windows Server
5 10 (34.48%) Computer Science
5 10 (34.48%) SCCM
5 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (34.48%) Intranet
5 10 (34.48%) Middleware
5 10 (34.48%) Identity Management
5 10 (34.48%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (24.14%) Data Analysis
6 7 (24.14%) Project Management
6 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
6 7 (24.14%) .NET
7 6 (20.69%) PHP
7 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (20.69%) Office 365
7 6 (20.69%) WSUS
8 5 (17.24%) Ivanti
8 5 (17.24%) Problem Management
8 5 (17.24%) Data Migration
8 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (17.24%) PowerShell
8 5 (17.24%) Git (software)
8 5 (17.24%) Coaching

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 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.45%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (34.48%) Intranet
2 2 (6.90%) Bluetooth
2 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.90%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (6.90%) Wireless
2 2 (6.90%) ZigBee
3 1 (3.45%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.24%) Data Mining
2 5 (17.24%) MySQL
2 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.90%) Big Data
3 2 (6.90%) Power BI
3 2 (6.90%) QlikView
4 1 (3.45%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (3.45%) Electronics
1 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) IT Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Data Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Desktop Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Senior Desktop Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Senior IT Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Software Tester
3 4 (13.79%) Tester
4 3 (10.34%) Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Business Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Software Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Software Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Active Directory Specialist
6 1 (3.45%) ETL Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V Specialist
6 1 (3.45%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Server Specialist
6 1 (3.45%) Windows Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (3.45%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (34.48%) Middleware
2 7 (24.14%) .NET
3 2 (6.90%) JSON
3 2 (6.90%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 16 (55.17%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (17.24%) Data Structures
2 5 (17.24%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.45%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 13 (44.83%) Windows
2 11 (37.93%) Linux
2 11 (37.93%) Windows Server
3 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (13.79%) Android
4 4 (13.79%) Apple iOS
5 2 (6.90%) Windows 10
6 1 (3.45%) Windows 2000
6 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) Problem-Solving
2 10 (34.48%) Computer Science
2 10 (34.48%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (34.48%) Identity Management
3 7 (24.14%) Data Analysis
3 7 (24.14%) Project Management
4 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (17.24%) Coaching
5 5 (17.24%) Data Migration
5 5 (17.24%) Migration
5 5 (17.24%) Problem Management
5 5 (17.24%) Storage Management
5 5 (17.24%) Workflow
6 4 (13.79%) Acceptance Criteria
6 4 (13.79%) Mathematics
6 4 (13.79%) Software Testing
6 4 (13.79%) Test Scripting
6 4 (13.79%) User Stories
7 2 (6.90%) Physics
7 2 (6.90%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 12 (41.38%) SQL
2 6 (20.69%) PHP
3 5 (17.24%) PowerShell
4 4 (13.79%) C++
5 3 (10.34%) C
6 2 (6.90%) C#
7 1 (3.45%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) Chartered Engineer
2 1 (3.45%) HNC
2 1 (3.45%) MCSE
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 11 (37.93%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.90%) Firmware
3 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.45%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 10 (34.48%) SCCM
2 6 (20.69%) WSUS
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.24%) Ivanti
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco
3 1 (3.45%) Dell
3 1 (3.45%) EMC
3 1 (3.45%) Mentor Graphics
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle
3 1 (3.45%) VMware