Period
to 21 May 2019

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 21 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
East of England > Suffolk
6 months to
21 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 21 39 14
Rank change year-on-year +18 -25 0
Permanent jobs citing Degree 25 34 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 10.29% 5.67% 14.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 34.72% 28.57% 54.50%
Number of salaries quoted 19 21 104
Suffolk median annual salary £55,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.50% -11.11% +60.71%
10th Percentile £28,500 £22,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,750 £72,500 £61,250
East of England median annual salary £45,139 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +0.31% +12.50% -5.88%

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 72 119 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 29.63% 19.83% 26.07%
Number of salaries quoted 61 92 171
Suffolk median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +18.75% +19.40%
10th Percentile £29,750 £26,375 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £75,000 £57,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +1.18%

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 21 May 2019.

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 21 May 2019. 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 +21 15 £56,250 +55.17% 4
Lowestoft - 4 £44,500 -
Newmarket - 3 £29,000 - 1
Degree
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 May 2019, 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 12 (48.00%) C#
1 12 (48.00%) CSS
2 10 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 10 (40.00%) HTML
3 8 (32.00%) SQL
4 7 (28.00%) C++
4 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (24.00%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
6 5 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 5 (20.00%) Computer Science
6 5 (20.00%) R
6 5 (20.00%) MVC
6 5 (20.00%) PRINCE2
6 5 (20.00%) Python
7 4 (16.00%) Project Management
7 4 (16.00%) Computer Science Degree
7 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (12.00%) SDLC
8 3 (12.00%) Driving Licence
8 3 (12.00%) Commercial Awareness
8 3 (12.00%) Fibre Optics
8 3 (12.00%) CCSA
8 3 (12.00%) GIS
8 3 (12.00%) Quality Management
8 3 (12.00%) Juniper
8 3 (12.00%) CheckPoint

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:

Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) Network Security
1 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) GIS
3 2 (8.00%) MySQL
3 2 (8.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.00%) Gradle
2 1 (4.00%) Maven
General
1 10 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.00%) Finance
3 1 (4.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Developer
2 6 (24.00%) Software Developer
3 4 (16.00%) C# Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Junior
4 3 (12.00%) Delivery Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Network Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Security Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Software Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Junior Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Junior Network Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) QA Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.00%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Junior Java Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Product Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (48.00%) CSS
2 10 (40.00%) HTML
3 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (12.00%) .NET
4 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (12.00%) CSS3
4 3 (12.00%) jQuery
4 3 (12.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (8.00%) AngularJS
5 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 2 (8.00%) Hibernate
5 2 (8.00%) JDBC
5 2 (8.00%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (8.00%) React
5 2 (8.00%) WPF
6 1 (4.00%) Angular 2
6 1 (4.00%) J2EE
6 1 (4.00%) Spring Boot
6 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (12.00%) Driving Licence
1 3 (12.00%) Fibre Optics
2 1 (4.00%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Linux
2 2 (8.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (24.00%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
2 5 (20.00%) MVC
2 5 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 5 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (16.00%) Project Management
4 3 (12.00%) Commercial Awareness
4 3 (12.00%) Matrix Management
4 3 (12.00%) Process Improvement
4 3 (12.00%) Quality Management
4 3 (12.00%) SDLC
4 3 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (8.00%) Analytics
5 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (8.00%) Strategic Thinking
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Debt
5 2 (8.00%) Test Planning
5 2 (8.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) C#
2 8 (32.00%) SQL
3 7 (28.00%) C++
3 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (20.00%) Python
4 5 (20.00%) R
5 3 (12.00%) T-SQL
6 2 (8.00%) C
6 2 (8.00%) Java
6 2 (8.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (12.00%) CCNA
2 3 (12.00%) CCNP
2 3 (12.00%) CCSA
2 3 (12.00%) CCSE
2 3 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (12.00%) JNCIA
2 3 (12.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (8.00%) HND
3 2 (8.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (4.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Blue Coat
1 3 (12.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (12.00%) Cisco
1 3 (12.00%) F5
1 3 (12.00%) Juniper
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Twitter