Period
to 11 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Suffolk with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 11 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
East of England > Suffolk
6 months to
11 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 14 14 29
Rank change year-on-year 0 +15 -19
Permanent jobs citing Degree 20 39 57
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Suffolk 12.20% 14.77% 8.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 50.00% 60.00% 32.76%
Number of salaries quoted 17 33 31
Median annual salary £50,000 £60,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +33.33% -
10th Percentile £34,000 £31,700 £23,000
90th Percentile £75,800 £67,000 £72,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +12.50%

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 Suffolk with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Suffolk
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 40 65 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 24.39% 24.62% 26.13%
Number of salaries quoted 34 56 105
Median annual salary £56,250 £52,500 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -2.78% +28.57%
10th Percentile £29,700 £30,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,750 £65,000 £80,000
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +4.65%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

Job postings citing Degree as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Suffolk.

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Suffolk

Degree
Salary Trend in Suffolk

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Degree in Suffolk.

Salary trend for Degree in Suffolk

Degree
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

Salary distribution for jobs citing Degree in Suffolk over the 6 months to 11 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Degree in Suffolk

Degree
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Suffolk region over the 6 months to 11 July 2020. 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
Ipswich +4 11 £50,000 -4.76% 2
Bury St Edmunds - 1 £35,000 -
Degree
East of England

For the 6 months to 11 July 2020, 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Degree.

1 11 (55.00%) Python
2 9 (45.00%) C
3 8 (40.00%) Java
4 7 (35.00%) JIRA
4 7 (35.00%) Computer Science
4 7 (35.00%) Test Automation
4 7 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
5 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (30.00%) C#
5 6 (30.00%) Linux
6 5 (25.00%) C++
6 5 (25.00%) IPsec
6 5 (25.00%) Legal
6 5 (25.00%) Scrum
6 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (25.00%) AWS
6 5 (25.00%) Bash Shell
6 5 (25.00%) PowerShell
6 5 (25.00%) DV Cleared
6 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
6 5 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (20.00%) Amazon ECS
7 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure as Code
7 4 (20.00%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (20.00%) AngularJS
7 4 (20.00%) OpenShift
7 4 (20.00%) Multicast
7 4 (20.00%) LTE
7 4 (20.00%) T-Plan

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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 2 (10.00%) Confluence
2 1 (5.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (25.00%) AWS
2 4 (20.00%) Amazon ECS
2 4 (20.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 4 (20.00%) OpenShift
3 3 (15.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 3 (15.00%) Amazon EKS
3 3 (15.00%) AWS Fargate
3 3 (15.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (5.00%) Azure
4 1 (5.00%) GCP
4 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) IPsec
2 4 (20.00%) IPv4
2 4 (20.00%) IPv6
2 4 (20.00%) LTE
2 4 (20.00%) Multicast
2 4 (20.00%) PPP
2 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (20.00%) UPnP
2 4 (20.00%) VPN
2 4 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (10.00%) Wireshark
4 1 (5.00%) BGP
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (5.00%) Firewall
4 1 (5.00%) LAN
4 1 (5.00%) MPLS
4 1 (5.00%) OSPF
4 1 (5.00%) RSVP
4 1 (5.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (10.00%) MySQL
2 2 (10.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.00%) Big Data
3 1 (5.00%) Data Mining
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) JIRA
2 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (15.00%) Bitbucket
3 3 (15.00%) git-flow
4 2 (10.00%) Appium
4 2 (10.00%) Burp Suite
4 2 (10.00%) Eclipse
4 2 (10.00%) eggPlant
4 2 (10.00%) Fiddler
4 2 (10.00%) IDA Disassembler
4 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (10.00%) JUnit
4 2 (10.00%) LoadRunner
4 2 (10.00%) Maven
4 2 (10.00%) Selenium
4 2 (10.00%) SoapUI
4 2 (10.00%) TestRail
4 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (25.00%) Legal
2 4 (20.00%) Electronics
2 4 (20.00%) Retail
3 2 (10.00%) Banking
3 2 (10.00%) Finance
4 1 (5.00%) Local Government
4 1 (5.00%) Police
4 1 (5.00%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 6 (30.00%) Test Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Automation Test Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Test Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Cloud Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Software Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Product Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Software Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Software Product Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Applications Support
6 1 (5.00%) Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Network Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Research Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Security Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Service Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (15.00%) .NET
2 3 (15.00%) HTML
2 3 (15.00%) Java EE
2 3 (15.00%) JSON
2 3 (15.00%) STL
3 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (10.00%) REST
3 2 (10.00%) Web Services
3 2 (10.00%) XML
4 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (5.00%) CSS
4 1 (5.00%) CSS3
4 1 (5.00%) Electron Framework
4 1 (5.00%) Node.js
4 1 (5.00%) React
4 1 (5.00%) React Native
4 1 (5.00%) Spring Boot
4 1 (5.00%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (15.00%) Public Cloud
3 3 (15.00%) Virtual Team
4 2 (10.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (10.00%) Reinsurance
5 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
5 1 (5.00%) Smartphone
5 1 (5.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Linux
2 3 (15.00%) Windows
3 2 (10.00%) CentOS
3 2 (10.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Computer Science
1 7 (35.00%) Test Automation
2 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (25.00%) Scrum
3 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure as Code
3 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (20.00%) Test Strategy
4 3 (15.00%) Architectural Design
4 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (15.00%) Kanban
4 3 (15.00%) Multithreading
4 3 (15.00%) Programme Management
5 2 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (10.00%) Issue Tracking
5 2 (10.00%) Network Design
5 2 (10.00%) Product Management
5 2 (10.00%) Reverse Engineering
5 2 (10.00%) SOA
5 2 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) Python
2 9 (45.00%) C
3 8 (40.00%) Java
4 6 (30.00%) C#
4 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (25.00%) Bash Shell
5 5 (25.00%) C++
5 5 (25.00%) PowerShell
6 4 (20.00%) Perl
6 4 (20.00%) SQL
6 4 (20.00%) Tcl
7 3 (15.00%) Apple Swift
7 3 (15.00%) Go
7 3 (15.00%) Objective-C
8 2 (10.00%) PHP
8 2 (10.00%) VB
9 1 (5.00%) R
9 1 (5.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (10.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (5.00%) CCNA
4 1 (5.00%) CCNP
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (5.00%) NVQ Level 3
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) HP ALM
2 1 (5.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) T-Plan
2 3 (15.00%) BT
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.00%) Atlassian
3 2 (10.00%) HP
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco
4 1 (5.00%) Google
4 1 (5.00%) Juniper
4 1 (5.00%) Mapbox
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle
4 1 (5.00%) SAP