Period
to 19 October 2018

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 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
East of England > Suffolk
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 13 11
Rank change year-on-year -4 -2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Degree 67 98 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 12.38% 15.83% 14.85%
As % of the Qualifications category 36.22% 48.76% 48.44%
Number of salaries quoted 33 93 167
Suffolk median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £23,150 £23,250 £21,050
90th Percentile £57,250 £60,000 £60,000
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 185 201 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 34.20% 32.47% 30.65%
Number of salaries quoted 100 193 300
Suffolk median annual salary £47,500 £42,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.10% +20.00% -12.50%
10th Percentile £25,675 £22,600 £22,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £56,250 £58,750
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65% -

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

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

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Suffolk

Degree
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Salary trend for Degree in Suffolk

Degree
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Suffolk over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

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 19 October 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
Ipswich +3 42 £52,500 +16.67% 8
Newmarket +5 7 £27,500 -8.33% 1
Bury St Edmunds +3 2 £25,000 -43.50% 5
Haverhill - 1 £24,000 - 3
Woodbridge - 1 £26,000 - 1
Degree
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Degree.

1 25 (37.31%) Physics
2 22 (32.84%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (31.34%) Problem-Solving
4 19 (28.36%) Chemistry
5 18 (26.87%) Change Control
5 18 (26.87%) PhD
6 17 (25.37%) Telecoms
7 13 (19.40%) Finance
7 13 (19.40%) Manufacturing
8 12 (17.91%) SQL
8 12 (17.91%) Cloud Computing
8 12 (17.91%) Analytical Skills
9 11 (16.42%) Experimental Design
9 11 (16.42%) FMEA
9 11 (16.42%) QA
9 11 (16.42%) Continuous Improvement
9 11 (16.42%) Statistical Analysis
10 10 (14.93%) Waterfall
10 10 (14.93%) Computer Science
10 10 (14.93%) Release Management
10 10 (14.93%) Test Automation
10 10 (14.93%) Line Management
11 9 (13.43%) Matrix Organization
11 9 (13.43%) Customer-Centricity
11 9 (13.43%) User Stories
11 9 (13.43%) Scrum
12 8 (11.94%) Project Planning
12 8 (11.94%) Data Management
12 8 (11.94%) Demand Management
12 8 (11.94%) Test Strategy

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 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.49%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Autodesk Inventor
1 1 (1.49%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (17.91%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.97%) Network Security
1 4 (5.97%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.48%) Broadband
2 3 (4.48%) Internet
3 2 (2.99%) VoIP
3 2 (2.99%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.49%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.46%) Data Lake
1 5 (7.46%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (5.97%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (10.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (7.46%) SoapUI
3 2 (2.99%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.49%) JIRA
4 1 (1.49%) Subversion
General
1 17 (25.37%) Telecoms
2 13 (19.40%) Finance
2 13 (19.40%) Manufacturing
3 7 (10.45%) Billing
4 3 (4.48%) Electronics
4 3 (4.48%) Military
5 1 (1.49%) Advertising
5 1 (1.49%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.49%) Legal
5 1 (1.49%) Marketing
5 1 (1.49%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 17 (25.37%) Process Engineer
2 11 (16.42%) Analyst
3 10 (14.93%) Developer
4 9 (13.43%) QA Manager
5 7 (10.45%) Business Analyst
5 7 (10.45%) Graduate
6 6 (8.96%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (8.96%) Senior Business Analyst
7 4 (5.97%) Graduate Developer
7 4 (5.97%) Junior
7 4 (5.97%) Network Engineer
7 4 (5.97%) Network Security Engineer
7 4 (5.97%) Security Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) Cybersecurity Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) Data Manager
8 3 (4.48%) Graduate Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) Graduate Cybersecurity Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) Graduate Security Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) Network Security Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.96%) HTML
2 5 (7.46%) .NET
2 5 (7.46%) CSS
3 4 (5.97%) AngularJS
3 4 (5.97%) SOAP
4 3 (4.48%) CSS3
4 3 (4.48%) HTML5
5 2 (2.99%) ASP.NET
5 2 (2.99%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (2.99%) RESTful
5 2 (2.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (2.99%) WCF
6 1 (1.49%) Ajax
6 1 (1.49%) jQuery
6 1 (1.49%) JSON
6 1 (1.49%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (1.49%) React
6 1 (1.49%) Sass
6 1 (1.49%) Web Services
6 1 (1.49%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.91%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (14.93%) Computer Science
3 6 (8.96%) Optoelectronics
3 6 (8.96%) PMI
4 5 (7.46%) Replication
5 4 (5.97%) Reinsurance
6 2 (2.99%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.49%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.49%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.49%) PlayStation
7 1 (1.49%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.45%) Linux
2 2 (2.99%) Windows
3 1 (1.49%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (37.31%) Physics
2 22 (32.84%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (31.34%) Problem-Solving
4 19 (28.36%) Chemistry
5 18 (26.87%) Change Control
6 11 (16.42%) Continuous Improvement
6 11 (16.42%) Experimental Design
6 11 (16.42%) FMEA
6 11 (16.42%) Statistical Analysis
7 10 (14.93%) Line Management
7 10 (14.93%) Release Management
7 10 (14.93%) Test Automation
7 10 (14.93%) Waterfall
8 9 (13.43%) Customer-Centricity
8 9 (13.43%) Matrix Organization
8 9 (13.43%) Scrum
8 9 (13.43%) User Stories
9 8 (11.94%) Demand Management
9 8 (11.94%) Tech Ops
9 8 (11.94%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 12 (17.91%) SQL
2 7 (10.45%) JavaScript
3 6 (8.96%) C#
4 3 (4.48%) Java
4 3 (4.48%) PHP
5 1 (1.49%) C++
5 1 (1.49%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (26.87%) PhD
2 6 (8.96%) CBAP
2 6 (8.96%) Computer Science Degree
2 6 (8.96%) IIBA
2 6 (8.96%) PMI Certification
3 3 (4.48%) CCNA
3 3 (4.48%) CCNP
3 3 (4.48%) CCSA
3 3 (4.48%) CCSE
3 3 (4.48%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (4.48%) JNCIA
4 2 (2.99%) Master's Degree
4 2 (2.99%) Postgraduate
4 2 (2.99%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.49%) CISA
5 1 (1.49%) CISM
5 1 (1.49%) CISSP
5 1 (1.49%) CRISC
5 1 (1.49%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.49%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (16.42%) QA
2 1 (1.49%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (1.49%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.49%) GDPR
2 1 (1.49%) HIPAA
Vendors
1 7 (10.45%) Blue Coat
1 7 (10.45%) CheckPoint
1 7 (10.45%) F5
1 7 (10.45%) Huawei
1 7 (10.45%) Juniper
2 4 (5.97%) Cisco
3 3 (4.48%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.49%) Adobe
4 1 (1.49%) Facebook
4 1 (1.49%) Google