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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 32 54 18
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -36
Permanent jobs citing Degree 11 23 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 4.30% 6.08% 13.08%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.94% 22.33% 51.67%
Number of salaries quoted 11 22 28
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +38.21%
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
85 103 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 33.20% 27.25% 25.32%
Number of salaries quoted 65 101 57
Average salary £53,500 £35,000 £39,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.85% -11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 29 May 2015.

Degree Salary Histogram in Bedford

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 14 (77.78%) Computer Science
2 9 (50.00%) Web Development
2 9 (50.00%) C#
2 9 (50.00%) HTML
2 9 (50.00%) .NET
2 9 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 9 (50.00%) jQuery
3 8 (44.44%) Mathematics
4 5 (27.78%) WCF
4 5 (27.78%) WPF
4 5 (27.78%) Silverlight
4 5 (27.78%) HTML5
4 5 (27.78%) Physics
4 5 (27.78%) Windows
4 5 (27.78%) PhD
4 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
4 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
4 5 (27.78%) Games
4 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (27.78%) Software Engineering
5 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (22.22%) SQL
5 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
6 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (16.67%) Social Media
6 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (16.67%) Node.js
6 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (16.67%) Backbone.js
6 3 (16.67%) KnockoutJS

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 3 (16.67%) Node.js
2 1 (5.56%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) SaaS
1 1 (5.56%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) NAS
1 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.56%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) FileMaker
2 2 (11.11%) MS Access
2 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.56%) JUnit
General
1 5 (27.78%) Games
2 3 (16.67%) Marketing
3 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 5 (27.78%) C# Software Developer
2 5 (27.78%) C# .NET Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Software Developer
2 5 (27.78%) C# Developer
3 3 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Junior
5 1 (5.56%) Graduate
5 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (5.56%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Junior Developer
5 1 (5.56%) PHP Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Communications Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) HTML
1 9 (50.00%) .NET
1 9 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 9 (50.00%) jQuery
2 5 (27.78%) WCF
2 5 (27.78%) WPF
2 5 (27.78%) Silverlight
2 5 (27.78%) HTML5
3 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (16.67%) Backbone.js
3 3 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
3 3 (16.67%) Kendo UI
3 3 (16.67%) CSS
4 1 (5.56%) Entity Framework
4 1 (5.56%) EJB
4 1 (5.56%) JSP
4 1 (5.56%) Struts
4 1 (5.56%) Web Services
4 1 (5.56%) XML
4 1 (5.56%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 14 (77.78%) Computer Science
2 8 (44.44%) Mathematics
3 5 (27.78%) Physics
4 3 (16.67%) Social Media
5 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
6 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (5.56%) Applied Mathematics
6 1 (5.56%) Copywriting
6 1 (5.56%) Blog
6 1 (5.56%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Linux
3 1 (5.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Web Development
2 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (27.78%) Software Engineering
3 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
4 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (16.67%) OO
4 3 (16.67%) MVC
4 3 (16.67%) TDD
5 1 (5.56%) Analytics
5 1 (5.56%) Time Management
5 1 (5.56%) CRM
5 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.56%) Project Management
5 1 (5.56%) SEO
5 1 (5.56%) Content Management
5 1 (5.56%) Pay per click
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) C#
2 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
3 4 (22.22%) SQL
4 1 (5.56%) C-shell
4 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.56%) Python
4 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.56%) PHP
4 1 (5.56%) Java
4 1 (5.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) PhD
2 1 (5.56%) RHCSA
2 1 (5.56%) RHCE
2 1 (5.56%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) NFS
1 1 (5.56%) Samba
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Sun
2 1 (5.56%) Google
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