The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 20 40 27
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -13
Permanent jobs citing Degree 26 13 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 11.06% 4.13% 9.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 26.26% 20.97% 41.11%
Number of salaries quoted 23 11 30
Average salary £30,000 £27,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -32.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,000 £24,950
10% offered a salary of more than £39,300 £37,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,750 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +2.56%
Degree
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Qualifications Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
99 62 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 42.13% 19.68% 22.50%
Number of salaries quoted 94 46 76
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £70,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Degree
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Degree Salary Trend in Bedford

Degree
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Degree across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Degree Salary Histogram in Bedford

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 28 (51.85%) Computer Science
2 21 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (37.04%) JavaScript
4 19 (35.19%) Java
4 19 (35.19%) Software Engineering
5 18 (33.33%) jQuery
6 14 (25.93%) Web Development
6 14 (25.93%) .NET
6 14 (25.93%) SQL Server
6 14 (25.93%) C#
6 14 (25.93%) Enterprise Software
7 13 (24.07%) Business Intelligence
7 13 (24.07%) Unit Testing
8 11 (20.37%) J2EE
9 10 (18.52%) JUnit
9 10 (18.52%) EJB
9 10 (18.52%) JSP
9 10 (18.52%) Struts
9 10 (18.52%) Web Services
9 10 (18.52%) XML
9 10 (18.52%) Linux
9 10 (18.52%) Sun
9 10 (18.52%) Sun Certification
9 10 (18.52%) Ajax
10 8 (14.81%) TDD
11 6 (11.11%) ISEB
11 6 (11.11%) OO
11 6 (11.11%) Visual Studio
11 6 (11.11%) ASP.NET
11 6 (11.11%) PHP

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bedford 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.56%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.56%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.85%) Bluetooth
2 1 (1.85%) SAN
2 1 (1.85%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.93%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (5.56%) MySQL
3 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 10 (18.52%) JUnit
2 6 (11.11%) Visual Studio
3 5 (9.26%) Cucumber
4 4 (7.41%) Eclipse
4 4 (7.41%) Selenium
4 4 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (5.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (1.85%) SpecFlow
General
1 4 (7.41%) Retail
1 4 (7.41%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.56%) Back Office
3 1 (1.85%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 21 (38.89%) Developer
2 13 (24.07%) Graduate
3 11 (20.37%) J2EE Developer
3 11 (20.37%) Java Developer
3 11 (20.37%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 10 (18.52%) Agile Developer
4 10 (18.52%) Agile Java Developer
4 10 (18.52%) Linux Developer
5 9 (16.67%) Trainee
6 7 (12.96%) Account Manager
6 7 (12.96%) Analyst
6 7 (12.96%) C# Developer
6 7 (12.96%) Graduate Account Manager
7 6 (11.11%) Trainee Account Manager
8 5 (9.26%) Software Developer
9 4 (7.41%) .NET Developer
9 4 (7.41%) Database Analyst
9 4 (7.41%) Senior Test Engineer
9 4 (7.41%) Support Engineer
9 4 (7.41%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (33.33%) jQuery
2 14 (25.93%) .NET
3 11 (20.37%) J2EE
4 10 (18.52%) Ajax
4 10 (18.52%) EJB
4 10 (18.52%) JSP
4 10 (18.52%) Struts
4 10 (18.52%) Web Services
4 10 (18.52%) XML
5 6 (11.11%) ASP.NET
6 3 (5.56%) AngularJS
6 3 (5.56%) Backbone.js
6 3 (5.56%) CSS
6 3 (5.56%) Kendo UI
6 3 (5.56%) KnockoutJS
6 3 (5.56%) WinForms
6 3 (5.56%) WPF
7 2 (3.70%) HTML
8 1 (1.85%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.85%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 28 (51.85%) Computer Science
2 14 (25.93%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (7.41%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.56%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.52%) Linux
2 4 (7.41%) Windows
3 1 (1.85%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.85%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.85%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (35.19%) Software Engineering
3 14 (25.93%) Web Development
4 13 (24.07%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (24.07%) Unit Testing
5 8 (14.81%) TDD
6 6 (11.11%) OO
7 5 (9.26%) BDD
8 4 (7.41%) Automation Testing
8 4 (7.41%) Data Transformation
8 4 (7.41%) MVC
8 4 (7.41%) Scrum
8 4 (7.41%) Software Delivery
8 4 (7.41%) Web Testing
9 3 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (5.56%) Identity Access Management
9 3 (5.56%) Information Security
9 3 (5.56%) OOD
9 3 (5.56%) Project Management
9 3 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (37.04%) JavaScript
2 19 (35.19%) Java
3 14 (25.93%) C#
4 6 (11.11%) PHP
4 6 (11.11%) SQL
5 5 (9.26%) C++
6 4 (7.41%) Python
6 4 (7.41%) T-SQL
7 3 (5.56%) Perl
7 3 (5.56%) Ruby
8 1 (1.85%) VB
8 1 (1.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (18.52%) Sun Certification
2 6 (11.11%) ISEB
3 5 (9.26%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.85%) CBAP
4 1 (1.85%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (1.85%) MCITP
4 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.85%) VMware ESX
1 1 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (18.52%) Sun
2 4 (7.41%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.85%) VMware
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