Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcester with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
Worcestershire > Worcester
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 22 21
Rank change year-on-year +11 -1 -6
Permanent jobs citing Degree 26 15 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcester 11.06% 6.61% 11.02%
As % of the Qualifications category 31.33% 21.43% 44.07%
Number of salaries quoted 26 20 27
Worcester median annual salary £41,250 £28,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +43.48% -17.86% -13.04%
10th Percentile £25,750 £22,425 £22,000
90th Percentile £59,500 £33,075 £44,250
Worcestershire median annual salary £36,000 £30,000 £29,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% +1.69% -26.25%

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 Worcester with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Worcester
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 83 70 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcester 35.32% 30.84% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 71 66 56
Worcester median annual salary £51,000 £39,375 £36,097
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.52% +9.08% -10.32%
10th Percentile £25,750 £22,250 £25,125
90th Percentile £83,750 £51,250 £66,250
Worcestershire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £32,532
% change year-on-year +13.33% +15.27% -18.67%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcester

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

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Worcester

Degree
Salary Trend in Worcester

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

Salary trend for Degree in Worcester

Degree
Salary Histogram in Worcester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Worcester over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Degree in Worcester

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Worcester region with a requirement for Degree.

1 11 (42.31%) Local Government
2 10 (38.46%) ITIL
3 8 (30.77%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (19.23%) Time Management
4 5 (19.23%) French Language
4 5 (19.23%) German Language
4 5 (19.23%) Network Security
4 5 (19.23%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (19.23%) Driving Licence
4 5 (19.23%) Service Design
4 5 (19.23%) Data Encryption
4 5 (19.23%) DMZ
4 5 (19.23%) VPN
4 5 (19.23%) SSL
4 5 (19.23%) Retail
4 5 (19.23%) Firewall
4 5 (19.23%) IPsec
5 4 (15.38%) Scrum
5 4 (15.38%) Electronics
5 4 (15.38%) Firmware
5 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (15.38%) C
5 4 (15.38%) C#
5 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
6 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
6 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
6 3 (11.54%) Test Automation
6 3 (11.54%) Rational DOORS
6 3 (11.54%) Signal Processing
6 3 (11.54%) Embedded Software Development

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcester 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) DMZ
1 5 (19.23%) Firewall
1 5 (19.23%) IPsec
1 5 (19.23%) Network Security
1 5 (19.23%) SSL
1 5 (19.23%) VPN
2 3 (11.54%) Ethernet
3 1 (3.85%) Modbus
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (3.85%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.85%) Maven
General
1 11 (42.31%) Local Government
2 5 (19.23%) French Language
2 5 (19.23%) German Language
2 5 (19.23%) Retail
3 4 (15.38%) Electronics
4 3 (11.54%) Military
5 2 (7.69%) Marketing
6 1 (3.85%) Automotive
6 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) ICT Manager
2 5 (19.23%) Technical Specialist
3 4 (15.38%) Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Support Specialist
3 4 (15.38%) Technical Support
3 4 (15.38%) Technical Support Specialist
4 3 (11.54%) Architect
4 3 (11.54%) Delivery Manager
4 3 (11.54%) FPGA Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) ICT Architect
4 3 (11.54%) Process Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Service Architect
5 2 (7.69%) .NET Applications Developer
5 2 (7.69%) .NET Developer
5 2 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (7.69%) C# Application Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Customer Services Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Desktop Support
5 2 (7.69%) Supplier Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Supplier Relationship Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) .NET
1 2 (7.69%) WPF
2 1 (3.85%) AngularJS
2 1 (3.85%) CSS
2 1 (3.85%) Hibernate
2 1 (3.85%) HTML
2 1 (3.85%) RESTful
2 1 (3.85%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Driving Licence
2 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
3 3 (11.54%) Algorithms
3 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (11.54%) ASIC
3 3 (11.54%) CPLD
3 3 (11.54%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 3 (11.54%) VHDL
4 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) ITIL
2 5 (19.23%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (19.23%) Data Encryption
2 5 (19.23%) Service Design
2 5 (19.23%) Time Management
3 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (15.38%) Scrum
4 3 (11.54%) Change Management
4 3 (11.54%) Collaborative Working
4 3 (11.54%) Configuration Management
4 3 (11.54%) Embedded Software Development
4 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (11.54%) FPGA Design
4 3 (11.54%) Signal Processing
4 3 (11.54%) TDD
4 3 (11.54%) Test Automation
5 2 (7.69%) B2B
5 2 (7.69%) Physics
5 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
5 2 (7.69%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) C
1 4 (15.38%) C#
2 3 (11.54%) Assembly Language
2 3 (11.54%) C++
2 3 (11.54%) MATLAB
3 2 (7.69%) Java
4 1 (3.85%) Embedded C
4 1 (3.85%) Groovy
4 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (30.77%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (11.54%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
2 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) ISO 9000
2 1 (3.85%) ISO 26262
2 1 (3.85%) MISRA
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) EMC
1 3 (11.54%) Mentor Graphics
1 3 (11.54%) Xilinx
2 1 (3.85%) SAP