Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 11 10
Rank change year-on-year -37 -1 +19
Permanent jobs citing Degree 16 69 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 3.55% 11.94% 11.62%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.40% 43.95% 34.59%
Number of salaries quoted 15 55 34
Shropshire median annual salary £55,000 £34,455 £30,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +59.63% +13.90% -13.57%
10th Percentile £44,750 £22,500 £18,400
90th Percentile £56,375 £50,500 £43,025
West Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 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 129 157 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 28.60% 27.16% 33.59%
Number of salaries quoted 95 104 95
Shropshire median annual salary £55,000 £36,234 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +51.79% -14.74% +30.77%
10th Percentile £32,000 £21,750 £21,750
90th Percentile £71,500 £54,625 £65,480
West Midlands median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% - -

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017. 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 -35 11 £55,000 +83.16%
Shrewsbury -4 4 £47,500 +90.00%
Degree
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for Degree.

1 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (56.25%) Network Design
2 9 (56.25%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (56.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (56.25%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (56.25%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (56.25%) Virtual Environments
2 9 (56.25%) Oracle
2 9 (56.25%) ITIL
2 9 (56.25%) Project Management
3 6 (37.50%) Firewall
3 6 (37.50%) WAN
3 6 (37.50%) VPN
3 6 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (37.50%) CCNP
3 6 (37.50%) CCNA
3 6 (37.50%) CCDA
3 6 (37.50%) CCDP
3 6 (37.50%) Data Centre
3 6 (37.50%) Network Architecture
4 4 (25.00%) MCPD
4 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 4 (25.00%) C#
4 4 (25.00%) VB
4 4 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 4 (25.00%) .NET
4 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (25.00%) Finance

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 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (56.25%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) Firewall
1 6 (37.50%) VPN
1 6 (37.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Architect
1 9 (56.25%) Cloud Architect
2 6 (37.50%) Oracle Architect
3 4 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 4 (25.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Developer
3 4 (25.00%) VB.NET Developer
4 3 (18.75%) AWS Architect
4 3 (18.75%) Network Architect
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) 1st Line Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (6.25%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Mechanical Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Personal Assistant
5 1 (6.25%) Principal Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) .NET
1 4 (25.00%) WinForms
2 3 (18.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (37.50%) Data Centre
3 3 (18.75%) Public Cloud
4 1 (6.25%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (56.25%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (56.25%) ITIL
2 9 (56.25%) Network Design
2 9 (56.25%) Project Management
2 9 (56.25%) Virtual Environments
3 6 (37.50%) Network Architecture
4 3 (18.75%) IT Strategy
4 3 (18.75%) Microservices
4 3 (18.75%) Software Architecture
4 3 (18.75%) TOGAF
5 1 (6.25%) Case Management
5 1 (6.25%) ERP
5 1 (6.25%) Proactive Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) C#
1 4 (25.00%) VB
1 4 (25.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (6.25%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) CCDA
1 6 (37.50%) CCDP
1 6 (37.50%) CCNA
1 6 (37.50%) CCNP
1 6 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (25.00%) MCPD
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.25%) HND
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Oracle
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix
3 1 (6.25%) Progress