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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Degree
East of England / Suffolk
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 14 9
Rank change year-on-year +3 -5  
Permanent jobs citing Degree 44 81 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 14.24% 13.50% 16.99%
As % of the Qualifications category 56.41% 48.21% 59.51%
Number of salaries quoted 42 68 55
Median salary £47,500 £27,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +72.72% -31.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £19,000 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £43,500 £53,000
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 78 168 163
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 25.24% 28.00% 28.55%
Number of salaries quoted 72 144 107
Median salary £35,250 £30,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.50% -29.41%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,550 £23,200 £22,016
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Suffolk citing Degree as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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 30 March 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 30 March 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 +8 23 £45,000 +71.42% 1
Bury St Edmunds -3 9 £50,000 +127.27% 3
Newmarket -3 2 £27,500 +7.84%
Degree
East of England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 29 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 24 (27.59%) .NET
3 23 (26.44%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (25.29%) JavaScript
5 20 (22.99%) CSS
6 19 (21.84%) SQL
6 19 (21.84%) HTML
7 18 (20.69%) Finance
7 18 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
8 14 (16.09%) SQL Server
9 13 (14.94%) ASP.NET
9 13 (14.94%) Microsoft
10 12 (13.79%) PRINCE2
10 12 (13.79%) Linux
10 12 (13.79%) OO
10 12 (13.79%) C#
10 12 (13.79%) Software Engineering
11 11 (12.64%) HTML5
11 11 (12.64%) CSS3
11 11 (12.64%) ITIL
11 11 (12.64%) Telecoms
12 10 (11.49%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (11.49%) C++
12 10 (11.49%) PHP
12 10 (11.49%) Banking
12 10 (11.49%) jQuery
12 10 (11.49%) Automated Testing
12 10 (11.49%) Ajax
13 9 (10.34%) Business Analysis
13 9 (10.34%) Continuous Integration

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 3 (3.45%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.30%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.15%) Apache
3 1 (1.15%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.15%) CMS
3 1 (1.15%) Confluence
3 1 (1.15%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (8.05%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.45%) OrCAD
2 3 (3.45%) Photoshop
3 2 (2.30%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (2.30%) InDesign
4 1 (1.15%) MS Office
4 1 (1.15%) Pro/ENGINEER
4 1 (1.15%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.60%) SaaS
3 2 (2.30%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (1.15%) GitHub
4 1 (1.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.75%) Firewall
2 4 (4.60%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.45%) DHCP
3 3 (3.45%) DNS
3 3 (3.45%) VPN
4 2 (2.30%) SAN
5 1 (1.15%) Internet
5 1 (1.15%) Intranet
5 1 (1.15%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (16.09%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.20%) NoSQL
3 6 (6.90%) MongoDB
4 5 (5.75%) MySQL
5 4 (4.60%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (4.60%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (4.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (4.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (4.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (3.45%) OLAP
6 3 (3.45%) RDBMS
6 3 (3.45%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (3.45%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (1.15%) Big Data
7 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.15%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.15%) Power BI
7 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 8 (9.20%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.60%) Mercurial
2 4 (4.60%) Subversion
3 3 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.30%) Axure RP
4 2 (2.30%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 2 (2.30%) Grunt
4 2 (2.30%) JIRA
5 1 (1.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.15%) SCons
5 1 (1.15%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (20.69%) Finance
2 11 (12.64%) Telecoms
3 10 (11.49%) Banking
4 7 (8.05%) Games
5 6 (6.90%) Retail
6 5 (5.75%) Electronics
7 3 (3.45%) Marketing
8 2 (2.30%) Legal
9 1 (1.15%) Billing
9 1 (1.15%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 29 (33.33%) Developer
2 13 (14.94%) Analyst
3 12 (13.79%) Graduate
4 8 (9.20%) Architect
5 7 (8.05%) Senior Developer
5 7 (8.05%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (6.90%) C++ Developer
6 6 (6.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 6 (6.90%) Senior C++ Developer
7 5 (5.75%) Business Analyst
7 5 (5.75%) Electronics Engineer
7 5 (5.75%) Project Manager
7 5 (5.75%) Software Developer
8 4 (4.60%) Coordinator
8 4 (4.60%) Graduate Software Tester
8 4 (4.60%) Junior
8 4 (4.60%) Release Coordinator
8 4 (4.60%) Software Tester
8 4 (4.60%) Team Leader
8 4 (4.60%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (27.59%) .NET
2 20 (22.99%) CSS
3 19 (21.84%) HTML
4 13 (14.94%) ASP.NET
5 11 (12.64%) CSS3
5 11 (12.64%) HTML5
6 10 (11.49%) Ajax
6 10 (11.49%) jQuery
7 9 (10.34%) Sass
8 7 (8.05%) JSON
8 7 (8.05%) LESS
9 6 (6.90%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 5 (5.75%) Handlebars
10 5 (5.75%) SignalR
11 4 (4.60%) XML
12 3 (3.45%) MDX
12 3 (3.45%) RESTful
13 2 (2.30%) J2EE
13 2 (2.30%) Web Services
14 1 (1.15%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 29 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 18 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (9.20%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (6.90%) Virtual Team
5 4 (4.60%) Data Centre
6 3 (3.45%) Driving Licence
6 3 (3.45%) PMI
6 3 (3.45%) User Experience
7 1 (1.15%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.15%) NHS
7 1 (1.15%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 12 (13.79%) Linux
2 7 (8.05%) Unix
3 5 (5.75%) Windows
4 1 (1.15%) Android
4 1 (1.15%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (26.44%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (13.79%) OO
2 12 (13.79%) PRINCE2
2 12 (13.79%) Software Engineering
3 11 (12.64%) ITIL
4 10 (11.49%) Automated Testing
4 10 (11.49%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (10.34%) Business Analysis
5 9 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (9.20%) High Availability
6 8 (9.20%) Multithreading
6 8 (9.20%) OOD
7 7 (8.05%) Data Protection
7 7 (8.05%) ERP
7 7 (8.05%) Front End Development
7 7 (8.05%) Process Improvement
7 7 (8.05%) Project Management
7 7 (8.05%) Waterfall
8 6 (6.90%) Low Latency
8 6 (6.90%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 22 (25.29%) JavaScript
2 19 (21.84%) SQL
3 12 (13.79%) C#
4 10 (11.49%) C++
4 10 (11.49%) PHP
5 6 (6.90%) C
5 6 (6.90%) Java
5 6 (6.90%) T-SQL
5 6 (6.90%) TypeScript
6 5 (5.75%) Assembly Language
7 2 (2.30%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.30%) VB
8 1 (1.15%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.15%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (8.05%) ISEB
1 7 (8.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 4 (4.60%) APMP
3 3 (3.45%) CCSA
3 3 (3.45%) ISTQB
3 3 (3.45%) JNCIA
3 3 (3.45%) JNCIS
3 3 (3.45%) PMI Certification
4 2 (2.30%) CCNA
4 2 (2.30%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.30%) HND
5 1 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.05%) QA
2 6 (6.90%) SLA
3 2 (2.30%) PMO
3 2 (2.30%) WCAG
System Software
1 5 (5.75%) Firmware
2 2 (2.30%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.15%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.15%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (1.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 13 (14.94%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.75%) Oracle
3 4 (4.60%) CheckPoint
3 4 (4.60%) Juniper
4 3 (3.45%) Blue Coat
4 3 (3.45%) F5
4 3 (3.45%) Tableau
5 2 (2.30%) Adobe
5 2 (2.30%) VMware
6 1 (1.15%) arcserve
6 1 (1.15%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.15%) Cisco
6 1 (1.15%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.15%) Veeam
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
The One Group
Salary: £32k - 50k per year + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Suffolk
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago