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 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
East of England / Suffolk
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 9 16
Rank change year-on-year -1 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Degree 75 88 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 19.04% 15.83% 13.83%
As % of the Qualifications category 52.82% 58.28% 49.73%
Number of salaries quoted 69 91 85
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,950 £21,000 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £55,000 £55,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Suffolk.

Academic & Professional Certification
Suffolk
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 142 151 183
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 36.04% 27.16% 27.81%
Number of salaries quoted 217 228 314
Median salary £38,500 £41,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% +17.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,700 £23,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £55,250 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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 3 months to 29 June 2017.

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 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +2 48 £52,500 +73.55% 7
Stowmarket - 8 £22,250 - 1
Bury St Edmunds +1 4 £32,500 -31.57% 2
Newmarket -2 4 £30,000 -25.00%
Degree
East of England

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Suffolk region with a requirement for Degree.

1 42 (35.29%) Computer Science
2 36 (30.25%) SQL
2 36 (30.25%) Microsoft
2 36 (30.25%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (26.05%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (23.53%) Computer Science Degree
5 24 (20.17%) JavaScript
6 22 (18.49%) Business Analysis
6 22 (18.49%) SDLC
7 20 (16.81%) C#
7 20 (16.81%) .NET
7 20 (16.81%) SQL Server
7 20 (16.81%) CSS
8 19 (15.97%) HTML
8 19 (15.97%) Project Management
8 19 (15.97%) Waterfall
9 18 (15.13%) ISEB
9 18 (15.13%) SharePoint
9 18 (15.13%) QA
10 17 (14.29%) ITIL
11 16 (13.45%) Finance
12 15 (12.61%) ERP
12 15 (12.61%) Software Engineering
13 14 (11.76%) Service Management
14 13 (10.92%) ASP.NET
14 13 (10.92%) Document Management
14 13 (10.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
14 13 (10.92%) HL7
14 13 (10.92%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 13 (10.92%) Presales

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 18 (15.13%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.52%) CMS
2 3 (2.52%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.68%) SAS
4 1 (0.84%) Apache
4 1 (0.84%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.84%) Confluence
4 1 (0.84%) GlassFish
4 1 (0.84%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (10.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 10 (8.40%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (3.36%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (3.36%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (2.52%) OrCAD
5 1 (0.84%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.84%) Pro/ENGINEER
5 1 (0.84%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 3 (2.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.72%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.20%) Office 365
4 1 (0.84%) GitHub
4 1 (0.84%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.88%) Firewall
2 6 (5.04%) TCP/IP
3 5 (4.20%) Network Security
4 4 (3.36%) Internet
5 3 (2.52%) Intranet
5 3 (2.52%) SAN
6 1 (0.84%) DHCP
6 1 (0.84%) DNS
6 1 (0.84%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (16.81%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.20%) Power BI
2 5 (4.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (3.36%) GIS
3 4 (3.36%) Microsoft Power View
3 4 (3.36%) PowerPivot
3 4 (3.36%) Spotfire
4 3 (2.52%) MySQL
4 3 (2.52%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.68%) Big Data
5 2 (1.68%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.68%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.68%) QlikView
5 2 (1.68%) SAS Visual Analytics
5 2 (1.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.84%) Couchbase
6 1 (0.84%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.84%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.84%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 12 (10.08%) Subversion
2 10 (8.40%) JIRA
3 5 (4.20%) Visual Studio
4 3 (2.52%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.52%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.84%) Ant
5 1 (0.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.84%) Gradle
5 1 (0.84%) Hudson
5 1 (0.84%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.84%) Maven
5 1 (0.84%) SCons
General
1 16 (13.45%) Finance
2 11 (9.24%) Retail
3 4 (3.36%) Banking
3 4 (3.36%) Electronics
4 3 (2.52%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.68%) Billing
5 2 (1.68%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.68%) Marketing
6 1 (0.84%) Digital Economy
6 1 (0.84%) Games
Job Titles
1 35 (29.41%) Analyst
2 21 (17.65%) Developer
3 17 (14.29%) Graduate
4 13 (10.92%) .NET Developer
4 13 (10.92%) Architect
4 13 (10.92%) Consultant
4 13 (10.92%) Product Consultant
4 13 (10.92%) Product Manager
4 13 (10.92%) Professional Services Consultant
4 13 (10.92%) Professional Services Manager
4 13 (10.92%) Software Consultant
4 13 (10.92%) Software Manager
4 13 (10.92%) Software Product Manager
5 12 (10.08%) Solutions Architect
6 10 (8.40%) Graduate Analyst
7 9 (7.56%) ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (7.56%) C# Developer
7 9 (7.56%) Junior
7 9 (7.56%) Test Analyst
8 8 (6.72%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (16.81%) .NET
1 20 (16.81%) CSS
2 19 (15.97%) HTML
3 13 (10.92%) ASP.NET
4 11 (9.24%) Ajax
4 11 (9.24%) CSS3
5 10 (8.40%) HTML5
5 10 (8.40%) jQuery
5 10 (8.40%) JSON
6 9 (7.56%) AngularJS
6 9 (7.56%) LESS
6 9 (7.56%) Sass
7 7 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
7 7 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 7 (5.88%) WCF
7 7 (5.88%) Web Services
8 6 (5.04%) REST
9 4 (3.36%) RESTful
10 3 (2.52%) Silverlight
10 3 (2.52%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 42 (35.29%) Computer Science
2 36 (30.25%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (6.72%) Driving Licence
4 7 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (4.20%) Data Centre
6 4 (3.36%) Algorithms
6 4 (3.36%) PMI
6 4 (3.36%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (2.52%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.68%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.84%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.84%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.84%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.84%) NHS
9 1 (0.84%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.08%) Linux
2 10 (8.40%) Windows
3 5 (4.20%) Unix
4 4 (3.36%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.84%) Android
5 1 (0.84%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (26.05%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (18.49%) Business Analysis
2 22 (18.49%) SDLC
3 19 (15.97%) Project Management
3 19 (15.97%) Waterfall
4 17 (14.29%) ITIL
5 15 (12.61%) ERP
5 15 (12.61%) Software Engineering
6 14 (11.76%) Service Management
7 13 (10.92%) Document Management
7 13 (10.92%) Presales
7 13 (10.92%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 12 (10.08%) Scrum
8 12 (10.08%) SOLID
9 11 (9.24%) Test Automation
9 11 (9.24%) TOGAF
10 10 (8.40%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
10 10 (8.40%) OO
10 10 (8.40%) PRINCE2
11 9 (7.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 36 (30.25%) SQL
2 24 (20.17%) JavaScript
3 20 (16.81%) C#
4 7 (5.88%) C
5 4 (3.36%) Assembly Language
5 4 (3.36%) Python
6 3 (2.52%) Java
6 3 (2.52%) T-SQL
6 3 (2.52%) TypeScript
7 1 (0.84%) C++
7 1 (0.84%) ES6
7 1 (0.84%) Objective-C
7 1 (0.84%) PHP
7 1 (0.84%) Scala
7 1 (0.84%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 28 (23.53%) Computer Science Degree
2 18 (15.13%) ISEB
3 7 (5.88%) ISTQB
4 5 (4.20%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (4.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 4 (3.36%) CCNA
5 4 (3.36%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (3.36%) NVQ Level 3
5 4 (3.36%) PMI Certification
6 3 (2.52%) HND
7 2 (1.68%) APMP
7 2 (1.68%) CCSA
7 2 (1.68%) JNCIA
7 2 (1.68%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.84%) CCNP
8 1 (0.84%) CCSE
8 1 (0.84%) JNCIS
8 1 (0.84%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (15.13%) QA
2 13 (10.92%) HL7
3 7 (5.88%) PMO
4 5 (4.20%) SLA
5 1 (0.84%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.84%) GDPR
System Software
1 9 (7.56%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.36%) Firmware
3 3 (2.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.68%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.68%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (1.68%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 2 (1.68%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 36 (30.25%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.40%) Oracle
3 6 (5.04%) Juniper
3 6 (5.04%) Tableau
4 4 (3.36%) Cisco
4 4 (3.36%) Citrix
5 3 (2.52%) VMware
6 2 (1.68%) arcserve
6 2 (1.68%) Blue Coat
6 2 (1.68%) CheckPoint
6 2 (1.68%) F5
6 2 (1.68%) TOWER Software
6 2 (1.68%) Veeam
7 1 (0.84%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.84%) IBM
7 1 (0.84%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.84%) Trillium
Ipswich, Suffolk
Empiric
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum £35,000 - £55,000 + benefit
Posted: 23 hours ago
Stowmarket, Suffolk
Empiric
Salary: From £23,000 to £24,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Propel London
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Tec Partners
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Kcom Group Plc
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
SpeedyBooker.com Ltd
Salary: From £27,000 to £33,000 per annum dependent on experience, negotiable
Posted: 22 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
ECM Selection
Salary: £Competitive + good benefits
Posted: 2 days ago