Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Sussex with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
South East > Sussex
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 6 6
Rank change year-on-year -4 0 +7
Permanent jobs citing Degree 17 6 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sussex 18.28% 9.68% 21.01%
As % of the Qualifications category 94.44% 75.00% 58.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 6
Sussex median annual salary £35,000 £55,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -36.36% +25.71% -2.78%
10th Percentile £31,250 £55,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £39,000 £57,250 £65,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £44,750
% change year-on-year - -5.03% +11.88%

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 Sussex with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Sussex
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 18 8 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sussex 19.35% 12.90% 36.13%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 16
Sussex median annual salary £33,750 £55,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -38.64% +25.71% -7.89%
10th Percentile £25,250 £53,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £38,750 £62,625 £63,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Sussex

Degree
Salary Trend in Sussex

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

Salary trend for Degree in Sussex

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 Sussex region with a requirement for Degree.

1 16 (94.12%) JavaScript
1 16 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (82.35%) HTML
2 14 (82.35%) Mentoring
3 13 (76.47%) CSS
4 11 (64.71%) JSP
4 11 (64.71%) Java
4 11 (64.71%) SQL
4 11 (64.71%) Oracle
4 11 (64.71%) JUnit
4 11 (64.71%) XML
4 11 (64.71%) Unix
4 11 (64.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 11 (64.71%) MVC
4 11 (64.71%) Spring
4 11 (64.71%) Maven
4 11 (64.71%) AOP
4 11 (64.71%) Ajax
4 11 (64.71%) Web Development
4 11 (64.71%) Computer Science
4 11 (64.71%) Microservices
4 11 (64.71%) Relational Database
4 11 (64.71%) Docker
4 11 (64.71%) Continuous Delivery
4 11 (64.71%) Spring Boot
4 11 (64.71%) AppDynamics
4 11 (64.71%) Computer Science Degree
4 11 (64.71%) Groovy
4 11 (64.71%) JPA
4 11 (64.71%) Test Automation

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sussex 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 4 (23.53%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (64.71%) Oracle Database
1 11 (64.71%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (64.71%) Cucumber
1 11 (64.71%) Jenkins
1 11 (64.71%) JUnit
1 11 (64.71%) Maven
General
1 6 (35.29%) Retail
2 4 (23.53%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Java Engineer
1 11 (64.71%) Senior Java Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Senior Developer
3 3 (17.65%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Senior JavaScript Developer
4 2 (11.76%) C# Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (82.35%) HTML
2 13 (76.47%) CSS
3 11 (64.71%) Ajax
3 11 (64.71%) HTML5
3 11 (64.71%) JPA
3 11 (64.71%) jQuery
3 11 (64.71%) JSP
3 11 (64.71%) REST
3 11 (64.71%) Spring
3 11 (64.71%) Spring Boot
3 11 (64.71%) XML
4 7 (41.18%) Java EE
4 7 (41.18%) Struts
5 4 (23.53%) RESTful
5 4 (23.53%) Spring MVC
6 3 (17.65%) Node.js
6 3 (17.65%) React
7 2 (11.76%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (64.71%) Computer Science
1 11 (64.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 7 (41.18%) Algorithms
3 4 (23.53%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (82.35%) Mentoring
3 11 (64.71%) AOP
3 11 (64.71%) Continuous Delivery
3 11 (64.71%) Microservices
3 11 (64.71%) MVC
3 11 (64.71%) Test Automation
3 11 (64.71%) Web Development
4 9 (52.94%) Scrum
5 7 (41.18%) OO
5 7 (41.18%) RAD
6 4 (23.53%) BDD
6 4 (23.53%) Functional Programming
6 4 (23.53%) TDD
6 4 (23.53%) Test Scripting
7 2 (11.76%) CAD
8 1 (5.88%) Scorecard
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) JavaScript
2 11 (64.71%) Groovy
2 11 (64.71%) Java
2 11 (64.71%) SQL
3 2 (11.76%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (64.71%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 11 (64.71%) Docker
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) AppDynamics
1 11 (64.71%) Oracle
1 11 (64.71%) Splunk
2 5 (29.41%) Google
2 5 (29.41%) Twitter