The first table below looks at the demand for Degree in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeenshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Aberdeenshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 4 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Degree 3 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeenshire 9.68% 25.00% 38.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 50.00% 100.00% 61.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 8
Average salary £45,000 £21,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+109.30% -46.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Qualifications Category
Aberdeenshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
6 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeenshire 19.35% 25.00% 61.90%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 13
Average salary £32,500 £21,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.16% -46.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £21,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £21,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Degree
Scotland

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeenshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Degree across the Aberdeenshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeenshire

Degree
Salary Trend in Aberdeenshire

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

Degree Salary Trend in Aberdeenshire

Degree
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Aberdeenshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeenshire region citing Degree also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Degree.

1 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (40.00%) Network Security
2 2 (40.00%) Network Management
2 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) VoIP
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) CCNA
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) CCVP
3 1 (20.00%) Data Management
3 1 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) EMC
3 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (20.00%) CPLD
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) Business Development
3 1 (20.00%) CMMI
3 1 (20.00%) Electronics
3 1 (20.00%) OpenWorks
3 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeenshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeenshire region citing Degree also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Degree. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) OpenWorks
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) VoIP
1 2 (40.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Network Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Technical Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Network Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Data Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Electronics Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Design Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Design Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (20.00%) CPLD
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (40.00%) Network Management
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) Business Development
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) CMMI
2 1 (20.00%) Data Management
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCNA
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (40.00%) CCVP
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) EMC