Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 42 29
Rank change year-on-year +17 -13 -2
Permanent jobs citing Degree 20 27 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 6.56% 6.01% 6.62%
As % of the Qualifications category 28.17% 22.69% 35.94%
Number of salaries quoted 18 26 37
Shropshire median annual salary £29,500 £42,500 £36,469
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.59% +16.54% +62.08%
10th Percentile £25,750 £22,750 £19,750
90th Percentile £36,650 £56,375 £59,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,750 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +25.38% -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 Shropshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Shropshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 71 119 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 23.28% 26.50% 18.42%
Number of salaries quoted 44 89 93
Shropshire median annual salary £37,500 £53,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.91% +21.59% +40.80%
10th Percentile £21,550 £31,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £71,500 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.75% - -

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 21 July 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 21 July 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 +21 17 £29,500 -1.67% 3
Market Drayton -3 1 £22,500 -55.00% 1
Degree
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (40.00%) Law
2 8 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (40.00%) Biometrics
3 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (25.00%) HTML
3 5 (25.00%) Analytics
4 4 (20.00%) CSS
5 3 (15.00%) SLA
5 3 (15.00%) MySQL
5 3 (15.00%) SQL
5 3 (15.00%) User Experience
5 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (10.00%) Apex Code
6 2 (10.00%) Mobile App
6 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
6 2 (10.00%) OO PHP
6 2 (10.00%) Web Development
6 2 (10.00%) Rapid Prototyping
6 2 (10.00%) Prototyping
6 2 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (10.00%) .NET
6 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (10.00%) PHP
6 2 (10.00%) OOP
6 2 (10.00%) OO
6 2 (10.00%) CRM
6 2 (10.00%) SAP

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 (5.00%) CMS
1 1 (5.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (5.00%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) MySQL
2 2 (10.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.00%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (40.00%) Law
2 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Developer
2 5 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Analytics Consultant
3 4 (20.00%) Consultant
3 4 (20.00%) Data Analytics Consultant
3 4 (20.00%) Data Consultant
3 4 (20.00%) Graduate
4 2 (10.00%) Data Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Designer
4 2 (10.00%) Graduate Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Graduate Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Graduate Software Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Junior
4 2 (10.00%) PHP Developer
4 2 (10.00%) PHP Web Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) UX Designer
4 2 (10.00%) Web Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) HTML
2 4 (20.00%) CSS
3 2 (10.00%) .NET
4 1 (5.00%) EDI
4 1 (5.00%) jQuery
4 1 (5.00%) LINQ
4 1 (5.00%) Spring
4 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.00%) User Experience
3 2 (10.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (40.00%) Biometrics
3 5 (25.00%) Analytics
3 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (10.00%) CRM
5 2 (10.00%) MVC
5 2 (10.00%) OO
5 2 (10.00%) OO PHP
5 2 (10.00%) OOP
5 2 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (10.00%) Prototyping
5 2 (10.00%) Rapid Prototyping
5 2 (10.00%) Web Development
6 1 (5.00%) Competitor Analysis
6 1 (5.00%) Data Analysis
6 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (5.00%) ITIL
6 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
6 1 (5.00%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) Apex Code
2 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (10.00%) PHP
3 1 (5.00%) C#
3 1 (5.00%) Java
3 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.00%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (10.00%) SAP
2 1 (5.00%) CommVault
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Veeam