Period
to 13 November 2018

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 13 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
Devon > Plymouth
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 4 13
Rank change year-on-year +2 +9 -1
Permanent jobs citing Degree 36 24 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Plymouth 27.69% 25.26% 14.81%
As % of the Qualifications category 70.59% 48.98% 64.00%
Number of salaries quoted 18 21 14
Plymouth median annual salary £32,250 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.12% +21.43% +12.00%
10th Percentile £24,250 £33,750 £22,825
90th Percentile £54,300 £51,250 £38,750
Devon median annual salary £37,500 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -3.85% +4.00% +16.28%

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 51 49 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Plymouth 39.23% 51.58% 23.15%
Number of salaries quoted 31 38 22
Plymouth median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +17.24% +18.85%
10th Percentile £24,250 £29,275 £23,100
90th Percentile £63,750 £51,250 £39,892
Devon median annual salary £37,500 £38,273 £36,000
% change year-on-year -2.02% +6.31% +7.46%

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 13 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Degree in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 13 November 2018, 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 17 (47.22%) Analytical Skills
1 17 (47.22%) Problem-Solving
2 14 (38.89%) SQL
3 13 (36.11%) Windows
3 13 (36.11%) Linux
3 13 (36.11%) Microsoft
4 12 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 11 (30.56%) Windows Server
5 11 (30.56%) Active Directory
6 10 (27.78%) Intranet
6 10 (27.78%) Middleware
6 10 (27.78%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (27.78%) Identity Management
6 10 (27.78%) SCCM
6 10 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (25.00%) Project Management
8 8 (22.22%) Data Analysis
9 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
9 7 (19.44%) .NET
9 7 (19.44%) PHP
10 6 (16.67%) MySQL
10 6 (16.67%) Data Mining
10 6 (16.67%) Migration
10 6 (16.67%) Workflow
10 6 (16.67%) WSUS
10 6 (16.67%) Data Migration
10 6 (16.67%) Data Structures
10 6 (16.67%) Git (software)
10 6 (16.67%) Office 365

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 (2.78%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (2.78%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.78%) Intranet
2 2 (5.56%) Bluetooth
2 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (5.56%) Wireless
2 2 (5.56%) ZigBee
3 1 (2.78%) Internet
3 1 (2.78%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
2 6 (16.67%) Data Mining
2 6 (16.67%) MySQL
3 5 (13.89%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (5.56%) Big Data
4 2 (5.56%) Power BI
4 2 (5.56%) QlikView
5 1 (2.78%) Electronic Patient Records
5 1 (2.78%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (8.33%) Electronics
2 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (27.78%) IT Engineer
2 6 (16.67%) Data Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Desktop Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Desktop Support
3 5 (13.89%) Senior Desktop Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Senior IT Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Software Tester
3 5 (13.89%) Tester
4 3 (8.33%) Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Architect
5 2 (5.56%) Business Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Design Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Electronics Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Project Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Software Architect
5 2 (5.56%) Software Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Junior Business Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Project Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.78%) Middleware
2 7 (19.44%) .NET
3 2 (5.56%) JSON
3 2 (5.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 17 (47.22%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 6 (16.67%) Data Structures
4 5 (13.89%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.78%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.78%) Internet of Things
5 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.78%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 13 (36.11%) Linux
1 13 (36.11%) Windows
2 11 (30.56%) Windows Server
3 10 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (13.89%) Android
4 5 (13.89%) Apple iOS
5 2 (5.56%) Windows 10
6 1 (2.78%) Windows 2000
6 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (47.22%) Problem-Solving
2 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (27.78%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (27.78%) Identity Management
3 9 (25.00%) Project Management
4 8 (22.22%) Data Analysis
5 6 (16.67%) Data Migration
5 6 (16.67%) Migration
5 6 (16.67%) Workflow
6 5 (13.89%) Acceptance Criteria
6 5 (13.89%) Coaching
6 5 (13.89%) Problem Management
6 5 (13.89%) Software Testing
6 5 (13.89%) Storage Management
6 5 (13.89%) Test Scripting
6 5 (13.89%) User Stories
7 4 (11.11%) Mathematics
8 2 (5.56%) Physics
8 2 (5.56%) Statistics
8 2 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (38.89%) SQL
2 7 (19.44%) PHP
3 5 (13.89%) C
3 5 (13.89%) PowerShell
4 4 (11.11%) C++
5 3 (8.33%) Assembly Language
6 2 (5.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (5.56%) PMI Certification
1 2 (5.56%) PMP
1 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.78%) HNC
2 1 (2.78%) HND
2 1 (2.78%) MCSE
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 11 (30.56%) Active Directory
2 5 (13.89%) Firmware
3 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.78%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 10 (27.78%) SCCM
2 6 (16.67%) WSUS
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 13 (36.11%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.89%) Ivanti
3 1 (2.78%) Cisco
3 1 (2.78%) Dell
3 1 (2.78%) EMC
3 1 (2.78%) Mentor Graphics
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle
3 1 (2.78%) VMware