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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 31 32 24
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -8
Permanent jobs citing Degree 18 31 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 5.98% 8.36% 7.92%
As % of the Qualifications category 27.69% 41.33% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 16 25 20
Average salary £32,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.53% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,700 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
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
65 75 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 21.59% 20.22% 31.70%
Number of salaries quoted 51 63 79
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 26 January 2015.

Degree Salary Histogram in Bedford

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 35 (67.31%) Computer Science
2 16 (30.77%) Web Development
3 15 (28.85%) Mathematics
4 14 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 13 (25.00%) jQuery
6 11 (21.15%) ISEB
7 10 (19.23%) HTML
7 10 (19.23%) .NET
7 10 (19.23%) ASP.NET
7 10 (19.23%) Linux
8 8 (15.38%) C#
8 8 (15.38%) Project Management
9 7 (13.46%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (13.46%) Games
9 7 (13.46%) EMC
9 7 (13.46%) Microsoft
9 7 (13.46%) SAN
9 7 (13.46%) NetApp
9 7 (13.46%) Java
9 7 (13.46%) Windows
9 7 (13.46%) PhD
9 7 (13.46%) Physics
9 7 (13.46%) WCF
9 7 (13.46%) WPF
9 7 (13.46%) Silverlight
9 7 (13.46%) HTML5
10 6 (11.54%) Marketing
10 6 (11.54%) Selenium
10 6 (11.54%) Unit Testing

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 1 (1.92%) Drupal
1 1 (1.92%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (3.85%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.92%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.46%) SAN
2 5 (9.62%) NAS
3 3 (5.77%) VPN
3 3 (5.77%) Firewall
4 2 (3.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.62%) MS Access
1 5 (9.62%) FileMaker
1 5 (9.62%) Relational Database
2 3 (5.77%) MySQL
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (11.54%) Selenium
2 5 (9.62%) JUnit
3 2 (3.85%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (13.46%) Games
2 6 (11.54%) Marketing
3 5 (9.62%) Retail
4 4 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (34.62%) Developer
2 8 (15.38%) Analyst
3 7 (13.46%) Software Developer
3 7 (13.46%) Administrator
3 7 (13.46%) C# Developer
3 7 (13.46%) Technical Specialist
3 7 (13.46%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 7 (13.46%) C# Software Developer
3 7 (13.46%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (11.54%) Business Analyst
4 6 (11.54%) Test Manager
5 5 (9.62%) J2EE Developer
5 5 (9.62%) Java Developer
5 5 (9.62%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 5 (9.62%) Storage Specialist
6 4 (7.69%) Web Administrator
7 3 (5.77%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 3 (5.77%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (3.85%) Software Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (25.00%) jQuery
2 10 (19.23%) HTML
2 10 (19.23%) .NET
2 10 (19.23%) ASP.NET
3 7 (13.46%) WCF
3 7 (13.46%) WPF
3 7 (13.46%) Silverlight
3 7 (13.46%) HTML5
4 5 (9.62%) EJB
4 5 (9.62%) J2EE
4 5 (9.62%) JSP
4 5 (9.62%) Struts
4 5 (9.62%) Web Services
4 5 (9.62%) XML
4 5 (9.62%) Ajax
5 3 (5.77%) LAMP
6 2 (3.85%) GTK+
7 1 (1.92%) CSS
7 1 (1.92%) Backbone.js
7 1 (1.92%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 35 (67.31%) Computer Science
2 15 (28.85%) Mathematics
3 7 (13.46%) Physics
4 5 (9.62%) Replication
4 5 (9.62%) CLARiiON
4 5 (9.62%) EMC Centera
4 5 (9.62%) Symmetrix DMX
4 5 (9.62%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (7.69%) Graphic Design
6 3 (5.77%) Management Information System
7 2 (3.85%) Client/Server
7 2 (3.85%) Social Media
8 1 (1.92%) Copywriting
8 1 (1.92%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 10 (19.23%) Linux
2 7 (13.46%) Windows
3 3 (5.77%) Debian
4 2 (3.85%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.77%) Web Development
2 14 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 8 (15.38%) Project Management
5 7 (13.46%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (11.54%) PRINCE2
6 6 (11.54%) Unit Testing
6 6 (11.54%) Automation Testing
6 6 (11.54%) Mentoring
7 5 (9.62%) ITIL
7 5 (9.62%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (9.62%) Asset Management
8 4 (7.69%) Marketing Management
9 3 (5.77%) Product Management
9 3 (5.77%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (3.85%) Change Control
10 2 (3.85%) Capacity Planning
10 2 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (3.85%) Service Delivery
11 1 (1.92%) OO
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.38%) C#
2 7 (13.46%) Java
3 6 (11.54%) JavaScript
4 4 (7.69%) C
5 3 (5.77%) PHP
6 2 (3.85%) SQL
6 2 (3.85%) Python
6 2 (3.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (21.15%) ISEB
2 7 (13.46%) PhD
3 5 (9.62%) Sun Certification
4 2 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (9.62%) Firmware
2 3 (5.77%) Snort
2 3 (5.77%) Xen
3 2 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.85%) VMFS
3 2 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (3.85%) vCloud
3 2 (3.85%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (5.77%) Nagios
Vendors
1 7 (13.46%) EMC
1 7 (13.46%) NetApp
1 7 (13.46%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.62%) Sun
2 5 (9.62%) Cisco
3 4 (7.69%) VMware
4 2 (3.85%) HP
5 1 (1.92%) Google
5 1 (1.92%) Tableau
Bedford, Bedfordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £25k plus excellent benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago