Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
East of England > Suffolk
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 16 15
Rank change year-on-year -1 -1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Degree 62 59 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 13.19% 11.01% 12.87%
As % of the Qualifications category 36.90% 42.14% 43.88%
Number of salaries quoted 29 57 133
Suffolk median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,250 £20,650
90th Percentile £58,900 £61,700 £60,000
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +6.25%

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 168 140 278
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 35.74% 26.12% 29.32%
Number of salaries quoted 96 134 255
Suffolk median annual salary £45,000 £42,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.51% +20.71% -22.22%
10th Percentile £28,125 £22,900 £22,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £53,750 £55,250
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65% -1.44%

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 11 December 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 11 December 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 +11 40 £53,000 +17.78% 15
Newmarket - 7 £27,500 - 2
Woodbridge 0 2 £28,000 -17.65%
Degree
East of England

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 26 (41.94%) Physics
2 24 (38.71%) Problem-Solving
3 23 (37.10%) PhD
4 22 (35.48%) Telecoms
5 20 (32.26%) Chemistry
6 19 (30.65%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (29.03%) Change Control
8 16 (25.81%) Cloud Computing
9 15 (24.19%) Experimental Design
9 15 (24.19%) FMEA
9 15 (24.19%) Statistical Analysis
10 14 (22.58%) Manufacturing
10 14 (22.58%) Line Management
11 13 (20.97%) Analytical Skills
11 13 (20.97%) Customer-Centricity
11 13 (20.97%) Finance
12 10 (16.13%) SQL
12 10 (16.13%) Computer Science
12 10 (16.13%) QA
12 10 (16.13%) Matrix Organization
12 10 (16.13%) Continuous Improvement
13 9 (14.52%) User Stories
14 8 (12.90%) Optoelectronics
14 8 (12.90%) Use Case
14 8 (12.90%) Release Management
14 8 (12.90%) Huawei
14 8 (12.90%) Requirements Analysis
15 7 (11.29%) CheckPoint
15 7 (11.29%) Juniper
15 7 (11.29%) Risk Management

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:

Cloud Services
1 16 (25.81%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.45%) Network Security
1 4 (6.45%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.84%) DHCP
2 3 (4.84%) DNS
2 3 (4.84%) FTP
2 3 (4.84%) HTTP
2 3 (4.84%) SSL
3 2 (3.23%) Internet
4 1 (1.61%) Broadband
4 1 (1.61%) Firewall
4 1 (1.61%) VoIP
4 1 (1.61%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.06%) Data Lake
1 5 (8.06%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.23%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.61%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 7 (11.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (8.06%) SoapUI
3 3 (4.84%) Burp Suite
3 3 (4.84%) Metasploit
4 1 (1.61%) Git (software)
General
1 22 (35.48%) Telecoms
2 14 (22.58%) Manufacturing
3 13 (20.97%) Finance
4 7 (11.29%) Billing
5 3 (4.84%) Electronics
5 3 (4.84%) Military
6 1 (1.61%) Advertising
6 1 (1.61%) Marketing
6 1 (1.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (29.03%) Process Engineer
2 11 (17.74%) Analyst
3 8 (12.90%) Business Analyst
4 7 (11.29%) Developer
4 7 (11.29%) QA Manager
5 6 (9.68%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (9.68%) Senior Business Analyst
6 5 (8.06%) Graduate
7 4 (6.45%) Network Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) Network Security Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) Security Engineer
8 3 (4.84%) C# Developer
8 3 (4.84%) Cybersecurity Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) Data Manager
8 3 (4.84%) Graduate Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) Graduate Cybersecurity Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) Graduate Security Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) Network Security Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) Penetration Tester
8 3 (4.84%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.45%) ASP.NET Web API
1 4 (6.45%) SOAP
2 3 (4.84%) AngularJS
2 3 (4.84%) CSS
2 3 (4.84%) HTML
2 3 (4.84%) Web Services
3 2 (3.23%) .NET
3 2 (3.23%) RESTful
3 2 (3.23%) WCF
4 1 (1.61%) .NET Core
4 1 (1.61%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.61%) Kendo UI
4 1 (1.61%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (1.61%) Node.js
4 1 (1.61%) React
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.97%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (12.90%) Optoelectronics
3 6 (9.68%) PMI
3 6 (9.68%) Replication
4 4 (6.45%) Reinsurance
5 3 (4.84%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.61%) BBC
6 1 (1.61%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.61%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.61%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.06%) Linux
2 3 (4.84%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (41.94%) Physics
2 24 (38.71%) Problem-Solving
3 20 (32.26%) Chemistry
4 19 (30.65%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (29.03%) Change Control
6 15 (24.19%) Experimental Design
6 15 (24.19%) FMEA
6 15 (24.19%) Statistical Analysis
7 14 (22.58%) Line Management
8 13 (20.97%) Customer-Centricity
9 10 (16.13%) Computer Science
9 10 (16.13%) Continuous Improvement
9 10 (16.13%) Matrix Organization
10 9 (14.52%) User Stories
11 8 (12.90%) Release Management
11 8 (12.90%) Requirements Analysis
11 8 (12.90%) Use Case
12 7 (11.29%) Business Analysis
12 7 (11.29%) Kanban
12 7 (11.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.13%) SQL
2 5 (8.06%) C++
2 5 (8.06%) Python
3 4 (6.45%) C#
3 4 (6.45%) Java
3 4 (6.45%) Ruby
4 3 (4.84%) C
4 3 (4.84%) JavaScript
4 3 (4.84%) Perl
4 3 (4.84%) Shell Script
5 2 (3.23%) PHP
5 2 (3.23%) R
Qualifications
1 23 (37.10%) PhD
2 7 (11.29%) CBAP
2 7 (11.29%) IIBA
3 6 (9.68%) PMI Certification
4 3 (4.84%) CCNA
4 3 (4.84%) CCNP
4 3 (4.84%) CCSA
4 3 (4.84%) CCSE
4 3 (4.84%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (4.84%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (4.84%) JNCIA
4 3 (4.84%) SANS
5 1 (1.61%) ISEB
5 1 (1.61%) Master's Degree
5 1 (1.61%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.13%) QA
2 3 (4.84%) HIPAA
2 3 (4.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.61%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 8 (12.90%) Huawei
2 7 (11.29%) Blue Coat
2 7 (11.29%) CheckPoint
2 7 (11.29%) F5
2 7 (11.29%) Juniper
3 4 (6.45%) Cisco
4 1 (1.61%) Adobe
4 1 (1.61%) Apple
4 1 (1.61%) Facebook
4 1 (1.61%) Google
4 1 (1.61%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.61%) Sony
4 1 (1.61%) Yahoo!