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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 38 37 19
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -18
Permanent jobs citing Degree 5 39 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 1.78% 7.91% 14.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.04% 27.27% 43.68%
Number of salaries quoted 5 38 34
Average salary £30,000 £41,250 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +32.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,600 £50,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
71 143 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 25.27% 29.01% 33.21%
Number of salaries quoted 52 137 82
Average salary £46,000 £37,500 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.66% -0.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
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 17 April 2015.

Degree Salary Histogram in Bedford

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 13 (54.17%) Computer Science
2 8 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
4 6 (25.00%) Marketing
4 6 (25.00%) Web Development
5 5 (20.83%) Retail
5 5 (20.83%) Software Engineering
5 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (16.67%) FileMaker
6 4 (16.67%) Project Management
6 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (16.67%) Graphic Design
6 4 (16.67%) MS Access
6 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET
6 4 (16.67%) Linux
6 4 (16.67%) HTML
6 4 (16.67%) PHP
6 4 (16.67%) .NET
6 4 (16.67%) Marketing Management
6 4 (16.67%) Relational Database
7 3 (12.50%) jQuery
7 3 (12.50%) Unit Testing
7 3 (12.50%) Snort
7 3 (12.50%) Xen
7 3 (12.50%) SQL
7 3 (12.50%) Java
7 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
7 3 (12.50%) MySQL
7 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2
7 3 (12.50%) MS Excel

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 2 (8.33%) Node.js
2 1 (4.17%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) VPN
1 3 (12.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) MS Access
1 4 (16.67%) FileMaker
1 4 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 3 (12.50%) MySQL
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.17%) JUnit
General
1 6 (25.00%) Marketing
2 5 (20.83%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Developer
2 7 (29.17%) Administrator
3 5 (20.83%) Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Web Administrator
5 3 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (8.33%) Graduate
6 2 (8.33%) Business Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Junior
6 2 (8.33%) .NET Developer
7 1 (4.17%) J2EE Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Junior Developer
7 1 (4.17%) PHP Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Web Editor
7 1 (4.17%) Junior PHP Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Junior Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 1 (4.17%) PMO Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) HTML
1 4 (16.67%) .NET
1 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 3 (12.50%) jQuery
2 3 (12.50%) LAMP
3 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (8.33%) Backbone.js
3 2 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (8.33%) Kendo UI
3 2 (8.33%) CSS
4 1 (4.17%) JSP
4 1 (4.17%) Struts
4 1 (4.17%) Web Services
4 1 (4.17%) XML
4 1 (4.17%) EJB
4 1 (4.17%) J2EE
4 1 (4.17%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 13 (54.17%) Computer Science
2 8 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 4 (16.67%) Graphic Design
4 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
5 2 (8.33%) Social Media
6 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (4.17%) Copywriting
6 1 (4.17%) Blog
6 1 (4.17%) Applied Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Linux
2 3 (12.50%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Web Development
2 5 (20.83%) Software Engineering
2 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (16.67%) Project Management
3 4 (16.67%) Marketing Management
4 3 (12.50%) Unit Testing
4 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 2 (8.33%) OO
5 2 (8.33%) MVC
5 2 (8.33%) TDD
5 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.17%) Analytics
6 1 (4.17%) Time Management
6 1 (4.17%) Pay per click
6 1 (4.17%) Project Planning
6 1 (4.17%) Content Management
6 1 (4.17%) Programme Management
6 1 (4.17%) SEO
6 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) PHP
2 3 (12.50%) SQL
2 3 (12.50%) Java
2 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.33%) C
3 2 (8.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) ISEB
2 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (4.17%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Snort
1 3 (12.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) Nagios
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) Sun
2 1 (4.17%) Google
2 1 (4.17%) Tableau
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