Period
to 17 November 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 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 47 13
Rank change year-on-year +16 -34 -3
Permanent jobs citing Degree 25 18 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 6.93% 3.93% 11.86%
As % of the Qualifications category 27.17% 13.74% 44.52%
Number of salaries quoted 25 17 56
Shropshire median annual salary £29,500 £55,000 £34,455
Median salary % change year-on-year -46.36% +59.63% +13.90%
10th Percentile £24,400 £37,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £45,800 £56,375 £50,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% - -

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 92 131 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 25.48% 28.60% 26.63%
Number of salaries quoted 51 97 103
Shropshire median annual salary £37,500 £55,000 £36,469
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.82% +50.82% -14.19%
10th Percentile £22,500 £31,700 £21,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £71,500 £54,750
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +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 17 November 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 17 November 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 +10 20 £29,500 -46.36% 10
Ludlow - 2 £25,000 -
Market Drayton - 1 £22,500 -
Degree
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for Degree.

1 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (36.00%) Law
2 9 (36.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (36.00%) Biometrics
2 9 (36.00%) Security Cleared
3 8 (32.00%) HTML
3 8 (32.00%) MVC
4 7 (28.00%) Software Engineering
4 7 (28.00%) CSS
4 7 (28.00%) Computer Science
4 7 (28.00%) Mentoring
5 6 (24.00%) OO PHP
5 6 (24.00%) Web Development
5 6 (24.00%) OOP
5 6 (24.00%) OO
5 6 (24.00%) MySQL
5 6 (24.00%) PHP
5 6 (24.00%) Spring
6 5 (20.00%) OOD
6 5 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (20.00%) Laravel
6 5 (20.00%) Server Management
7 4 (16.00%) AngularJS
7 4 (16.00%) Analytics
7 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
7 4 (16.00%) C#
7 4 (16.00%) .NET
7 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET
8 3 (12.00%) SQL
9 2 (8.00%) VB.NET

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) MySQL
2 2 (8.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.00%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (8.00%) JIRA
1 2 (8.00%) StarTeam
1 2 (8.00%) Subversion
General
1 9 (36.00%) Law
2 2 (8.00%) Aerospace
2 2 (8.00%) Avionics
3 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Developer
2 7 (28.00%) Graduate
2 7 (28.00%) Software Developer
3 6 (24.00%) PHP Developer
4 5 (20.00%) Graduate Developer
4 5 (20.00%) Graduate Software Developer
5 4 (16.00%) Analytics Consultant
5 4 (16.00%) Consultant
5 4 (16.00%) Data Analytics Consultant
5 4 (16.00%) Data Consultant
5 4 (16.00%) PHP Web Developer
5 4 (16.00%) Web Developer
6 2 (8.00%) .NET Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Graduate Consultant
6 2 (8.00%) Graduate Software Tester
6 2 (8.00%) Graduate Tester
6 2 (8.00%) Integration Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Software Integration Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Software Tester
6 2 (8.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (32.00%) HTML
2 7 (28.00%) CSS
3 6 (24.00%) Spring
4 5 (20.00%) Laravel
5 4 (16.00%) .NET
5 4 (16.00%) AngularJS
5 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET
6 2 (8.00%) .NET Core
6 2 (8.00%) .NET Framework
6 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (8.00%) Razor View Engine
6 2 (8.00%) SOAP
6 2 (8.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (4.00%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (36.00%) Biometrics
3 8 (32.00%) MVC
4 7 (28.00%) Mentoring
4 7 (28.00%) Software Engineering
5 6 (24.00%) OO
5 6 (24.00%) OO PHP
5 6 (24.00%) OOP
5 6 (24.00%) Web Development
6 5 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (20.00%) OOD
6 5 (20.00%) Server Management
7 4 (16.00%) Analytics
8 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
8 2 (8.00%) Scrum
8 2 (8.00%) SDET
8 2 (8.00%) Software Testing
8 2 (8.00%) Test Automation
9 1 (4.00%) B2B
9 1 (4.00%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 9 (36.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (24.00%) PHP
3 4 (16.00%) C#
4 3 (12.00%) SQL
5 2 (8.00%) Bash Shell
5 2 (8.00%) C
5 2 (8.00%) C++
5 2 (8.00%) Perl
5 2 (8.00%) VB.NET
5 2 (8.00%) XAML
6 1 (4.00%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) CISMP
2 1 (4.00%) CISSP
2 1 (4.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 1 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) SLA
2 1 (4.00%) COBIT
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) DevExpress
3 1 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (4.00%) SAP