The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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 Bedford region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 22 31 8
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -23
Permanent jobs citing Degree 36 18 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 12.63% 6.36% 19.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 35.64% 31.03% 41.94%
Number of salaries quoted 26 18 39
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Qualifications Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
101 58 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 35.44% 20.49% 45.59%
Number of salaries quoted 81 55 90
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £34,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Degree
Bedfordshire

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 1 August 2014.

Degree Salary Histogram in Bedford

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 29 (43.28%) Computer Science
2 24 (35.82%) Microsoft
3 23 (34.33%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (34.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 21 (31.34%) Project Management
5 19 (28.36%) Business Analysis
6 18 (26.87%) Use Case
7 17 (25.37%) User Stories
7 17 (25.37%) ISEB
8 15 (22.39%) UML
8 15 (22.39%) DSDM
8 15 (22.39%) Scrum
8 15 (22.39%) CBAP
8 15 (22.39%) Kanban
8 15 (22.39%) BPMN
9 13 (19.40%) ITIL
10 12 (17.91%) Software Engineering
11 11 (16.42%) SAN
12 10 (14.93%) NetApp
12 10 (14.93%) EMC
12 10 (14.93%) Windows
12 10 (14.93%) Linux
13 9 (13.43%) Visual Studio
13 9 (13.43%) SQL Server
14 8 (11.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 8 (11.94%) C#
14 8 (11.94%) Java
14 8 (11.94%) .NET
14 8 (11.94%) OOD
14 8 (11.94%) WinForms

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 (4.48%) Apache
2 2 (2.99%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.99%) Mule
3 1 (1.49%) SugarCRM
3 1 (1.49%) WordPress
3 1 (1.49%) Drupal
Applications
1 7 (10.45%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.99%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.49%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.97%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (16.42%) SAN
2 6 (8.96%) NAS
3 3 (4.48%) DMZ
4 2 (2.99%) Internet
4 2 (2.99%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.99%) Firewall
5 1 (1.49%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.49%) DNS
5 1 (1.49%) WAN
5 1 (1.49%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.49%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 23 (34.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (13.43%) Visual Studio
3 8 (11.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 6 (8.96%) JUnit
5 2 (2.99%) Subversion
5 2 (2.99%) JIRA
6 1 (1.49%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 6 (8.96%) Finance
2 2 (2.99%) Electronics
3 1 (1.49%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (41.79%) Analyst
2 24 (35.82%) Business Analyst
3 14 (20.90%) Developer
4 10 (14.93%) Technical Specialist
5 9 (13.43%) Senior Analyst
6 8 (11.94%) Software Developer
6 8 (11.94%) Senior Business Analyst
6 8 (11.94%) .NET Developer
6 8 (11.94%) C# Developer
6 8 (11.94%) C# Software Developer
6 8 (11.94%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (11.94%) .NET Software Developer
7 7 (10.45%) Graduate
8 6 (8.96%) J2EE Developer
8 6 (8.96%) Java Developer
8 6 (8.96%) Storage Specialist
8 6 (8.96%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 4 (5.97%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 4 (5.97%) VMware Specialist
10 3 (4.48%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.94%) .NET
1 8 (11.94%) WinForms
1 8 (11.94%) WPF
2 7 (10.45%) jQuery
2 7 (10.45%) XML
3 6 (8.96%) J2EE
3 6 (8.96%) EJB
3 6 (8.96%) JSP
3 6 (8.96%) Struts
3 6 (8.96%) Web Services
3 6 (8.96%) Ajax
4 1 (1.49%) LAMP
4 1 (1.49%) HTML
4 1 (1.49%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 29 (43.28%) Computer Science
2 6 (8.96%) Client/Server
2 6 (8.96%) Firmware
2 6 (8.96%) CLARiiON
2 6 (8.96%) EMC Centera
2 6 (8.96%) Replication
2 6 (8.96%) Management Information System
2 6 (8.96%) Symmetrix DMX
2 6 (8.96%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.48%) e-Health
3 3 (4.48%) NHS
4 2 (2.99%) Wiki
5 1 (1.49%) Informatics
5 1 (1.49%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.49%) Copywriting
5 1 (1.49%) iSeries
5 1 (1.49%) Social Media
5 1 (1.49%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.49%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.93%) Windows
1 10 (14.93%) Linux
2 2 (2.99%) UNIX
2 2 (2.99%) Windows 7
2 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.49%) AIX
3 1 (1.49%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (34.33%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (31.34%) Project Management
3 19 (28.36%) Business Analysis
4 18 (26.87%) Use Case
5 17 (25.37%) User Stories
6 15 (22.39%) UML
6 15 (22.39%) DSDM
6 15 (22.39%) Scrum
6 15 (22.39%) Kanban
6 15 (22.39%) BPMN
7 13 (19.40%) ITIL
8 12 (17.91%) Software Engineering
9 8 (11.94%) OOD
10 6 (8.96%) Asset Management
10 6 (8.96%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (8.96%) Unit Testing
10 6 (8.96%) Web Development
11 5 (7.46%) Performance Management
11 5 (7.46%) CRM
12 4 (5.97%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 8 (11.94%) C#
1 8 (11.94%) Java
2 6 (8.96%) JavaScript
3 5 (7.46%) SQL
4 4 (5.97%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.99%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.99%) C-shell
5 2 (2.99%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.49%) VBA
6 1 (1.49%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (25.37%) ISEB
2 15 (22.39%) CBAP
3 6 (8.96%) Sun Certification
4 4 (5.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.99%) RHCE
6 1 (1.49%) MCITP
6 1 (1.49%) MCP
6 1 (1.49%) MCDBA
6 1 (1.49%) CCNA
6 1 (1.49%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.45%) SLA
2 3 (4.48%) QA
3 1 (1.49%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (7.46%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (7.46%) VMware ESX
2 4 (5.97%) vCloud
2 4 (5.97%) VMFS
2 4 (5.97%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (4.48%) VMware Server
4 2 (2.99%) Squid
5 1 (1.49%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 24 (35.82%) Microsoft
2 10 (14.93%) NetApp
2 10 (14.93%) EMC
3 7 (10.45%) Cisco
4 6 (8.96%) Sun
4 6 (8.96%) VMware
5 5 (7.46%) HP
6 4 (5.97%) JBoss
6 4 (5.97%) Capita
7 3 (4.48%) CA
8 2 (2.99%) Oracle
9 1 (1.49%) Dell
9 1 (1.49%) Intel
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