Period
to 23 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Shropshire with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 23 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 31 31
Rank change year-on-year -3 0 +7
Permanent jobs citing Degree 10 27 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 3.55% 6.72% 5.70%
As % of the Qualifications category 22.22% 25.23% 30.68%
Number of salaries quoted 6 23 19
Shropshire median annual salary £34,500 £26,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.19% -41.11% +100.00%
10th Percentile £24,750 £22,750 £28,500
90th Percentile £58,125 £46,500 £68,750
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +15.38% -13.33% -

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 Shropshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Shropshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 45 107 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 15.96% 26.62% 18.57%
Number of salaries quoted 34 73 70
Shropshire median annual salary £40,000 £36,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -20.00% +45.16%
10th Percentile £22,375 £22,750 £21,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £55,250 £62,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -1.23% +1.25%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Shropshire

Degree
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Salary trend for Degree in Shropshire

Degree
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Shropshire over the 6 months to 23 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Degree in Shropshire

Degree
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Shropshire region over the 6 months to 23 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford -3 7 £31,500 +34.04% 6
Shrewsbury +5 1 £47,500 +102.13% 4
Degree
West Midlands

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

1 4 (40.00%) CSS
2 3 (30.00%) HTML
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) User Experience
3 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (20.00%) Prototyping
3 2 (20.00%) Master's Degree
3 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (20.00%) Rapid Prototyping
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) .NET
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (20.00%) SLA
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (10.00%) CommVault
4 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Web Services
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (10.00%) ERP
4 1 (10.00%) ISO 9001
4 1 (10.00%) MySQL
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Shropshire 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 1 (10.00%) CMS
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (10.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
1 1 (10.00%) StarTeam
1 1 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (10.00%) Avionics
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Data Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Designer
2 2 (20.00%) Junior
2 2 (20.00%) UX Designer
3 1 (10.00%) Content Coordinator
3 1 (10.00%) Coordinator
3 1 (10.00%) Data Centre Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Integration Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Junior Data Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Junior Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Programme Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) CSS
2 3 (30.00%) HTML
3 2 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (10.00%) jQuery
4 1 (10.00%) LINQ
4 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) User Experience
2 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (10.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (20.00%) Prototyping
2 2 (20.00%) Rapid Prototyping
2 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) Business Transformation
3 1 (10.00%) Competitor Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (10.00%) Content Marketing
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) ERP
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Lead Generation
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (10.00%) Programme Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (10.00%) C
3 1 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) C++
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) Perl
3 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Master's Degree
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
2 1 (10.00%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) CommVault
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (10.00%) SAP
1 1 (10.00%) Veeam