The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Degree
West Midlands / Worcestershire
Rank 28 15 10
Rank change year-on-year -13 -5  
Permanent jobs citing Degree 34 50 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 9.50% 14.58% 18.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 38.20% 49.50% 71.19%
Number of salaries quoted 34 45 40
Median salary £30,000 £25,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -31.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,150 £20,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,700 £30,000 £42,500
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 Worcestershire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Worcestershire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 89 101 59
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 24.86% 29.45% 25.99%
Number of salaries quoted 89 94 56
Median salary £42,500 £37,160 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.37% -7.10%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Worcestershire 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 Worcestershire

Degree
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Salary trend for Degree in Worcestershire

Degree
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Worcestershire over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Degree in Worcestershire

Degree
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 25 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
Worcester -5 15 £37,000 +23.33% 1
Malvern +1 13 £30,000 +20.00% 1
Redditch - 4 £21,250 - 1
Bromsgrove -9 2 £20,500 -
Degree
West Midlands

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for Degree.

1 15 (26.79%) C#
1 15 (26.79%) Windows
2 14 (25.00%) .NET
2 14 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 13 (23.21%) C++
3 13 (23.21%) Microsoft
4 12 (21.43%) SQL
4 12 (21.43%) SQL Server
4 12 (21.43%) Computer Science
5 10 (17.86%) CSS
6 9 (16.07%) HTML
7 8 (14.29%) Security Cleared
7 8 (14.29%) Electronics
7 8 (14.29%) C
7 8 (14.29%) JavaScript
7 8 (14.29%) ITIL
8 7 (12.50%) Oracle
8 7 (12.50%) ASP.NET
8 7 (12.50%) Firmware
8 7 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (12.50%) SC Cleared
8 7 (12.50%) Web Development
8 7 (12.50%) Mentoring
9 6 (10.71%) Data Centre
9 6 (10.71%) Windows Server
9 6 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (10.71%) .NET Framework
9 6 (10.71%) MVC
9 6 (10.71%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (10.71%) Java

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire 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 4 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (3.57%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.79%) JBoss
3 1 (1.79%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.79%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.79%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (1.79%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (10.71%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.57%) MS Office
2 2 (3.57%) SOLIDWORKS
3 1 (1.79%) InfoPath
3 1 (1.79%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.93%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (8.93%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (8.93%) SaaS
2 4 (7.14%) Office 365
3 2 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (3.57%) CloudFront
4 1 (1.79%) GitHub
4 1 (1.79%) Google App Engine
4 1 (1.79%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.36%) LAN
1 3 (5.36%) WAN
2 1 (1.79%) HTTP
2 1 (1.79%) SAN
2 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.14%) MongoDB
2 4 (7.14%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.57%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.79%) Big Data
4 1 (1.79%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.79%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.79%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 4 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 3 (5.36%) CANoe
2 3 (5.36%) VectorCAST
3 2 (3.57%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.57%) GoCD
3 2 (3.57%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.79%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.79%) JIRA
4 1 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.79%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (14.29%) Electronics
2 5 (8.93%) Finance
3 3 (5.36%) Automotive
3 3 (5.36%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.57%) Retail
5 1 (1.79%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.79%) Legal
5 1 (1.79%) Marketing
5 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (23.21%) Developer
2 11 (19.64%) Graduate
2 11 (19.64%) Junior
3 9 (16.07%) C# Developer
3 9 (16.07%) IT Support
4 7 (12.50%) Firmware Engineer
5 6 (10.71%) Electronics Engineer
5 6 (10.71%) Graduate Developer
6 5 (8.93%) Graduate Software Developer
6 5 (8.93%) IT Technician
6 5 (8.93%) Software Developer
7 4 (7.14%) C# Software Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Graduate C# Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Graduate C# Software Developer
7 4 (7.14%) IT Graduate
7 4 (7.14%) IT Support Technician
7 4 (7.14%) Junior C# Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Junior Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Support Technician
8 3 (5.36%) Graduate .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (25.00%) .NET
2 10 (17.86%) CSS
3 9 (16.07%) HTML
4 7 (12.50%) ASP.NET
5 6 (10.71%) .NET Framework
5 6 (10.71%) Web Services
5 6 (10.71%) XML
6 3 (5.36%) jQuery
6 3 (5.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (3.57%) Angular 2
7 2 (3.57%) AngularJS
7 2 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (3.57%) Elastic Stack
7 2 (3.57%) HTML5
7 2 (3.57%) Node.js
8 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET Core
8 1 (1.79%) CSS3
8 1 (1.79%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (1.79%) REST
8 1 (1.79%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.43%) Computer Science
2 6 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.71%) Data Centre
3 4 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.14%) VHDL
4 2 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (3.57%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.79%) Cyber Defence
5 1 (1.79%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.79%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.79%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 15 (26.79%) Windows
2 6 (10.71%) Windows Server
3 5 (8.93%) Linux
4 4 (7.14%) Windows 10
4 4 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (14.29%) ITIL
3 7 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 7 (12.50%) Web Development
4 6 (10.71%) MVC
5 5 (8.93%) OO
6 4 (7.14%) High Availability
6 4 (7.14%) Project Management
6 4 (7.14%) SDLC
7 3 (5.36%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (5.36%) Functional Testing
7 3 (5.36%) Line Management
7 3 (5.36%) OOP
8 2 (3.57%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
8 2 (3.57%) CRM
8 2 (3.57%) E-Commerce
8 2 (3.57%) FPGA Design
8 2 (3.57%) IT Strategy
8 2 (3.57%) Resource Allocation
Programming Languages
1 15 (26.79%) C#
2 13 (23.21%) C++
3 12 (21.43%) SQL
4 8 (14.29%) C
4 8 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 6 (10.71%) Java
5 6 (10.71%) T-SQL
6 4 (7.14%) Bash Shell
6 4 (7.14%) Jython
6 4 (7.14%) Python
6 4 (7.14%) VB.NET
7 3 (5.36%) Ada
7 3 (5.36%) Embedded C
8 1 (1.79%) ABAP
8 1 (1.79%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 7 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 6 (10.71%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (5.36%) CEH
5 3 (5.36%) HND
6 2 (3.57%) MCSD
7 1 (1.79%) ACCA
7 1 (1.79%) CIMA
7 1 (1.79%) CREST Certified
7 1 (1.79%) ISEB
7 1 (1.79%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.79%) MCP
7 1 (1.79%) MCSE
7 1 (1.79%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) Def Stans
1 3 (5.36%) DO-178B
1 3 (5.36%) DO-254
1 3 (5.36%) MISRA
2 2 (3.57%) ISO 9000
3 1 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (12.50%) Firmware
2 4 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.57%) Docker
3 2 (3.57%) Xen
4 1 (1.79%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.79%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) Ansible
1 2 (3.57%) Graphite
1 2 (3.57%) Kibana
1 2 (3.57%) Kubernetes
1 2 (3.57%) logstash
1 2 (3.57%) Nagios
2 1 (1.79%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 13 (23.21%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.50%) Oracle
3 5 (8.93%) VMware
4 2 (3.57%) Cisco
4 2 (3.57%) SAP
5 1 (1.79%) 3PAR
5 1 (1.79%) Google
5 1 (1.79%) HP
Redditch, Worcestershire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Erin Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum + Bonus & excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Worcestershire
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Evesham
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000-35,000 + Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago