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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 23 39 28
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -11
Permanent jobs citing Degree 26 21 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 9.63% 7.45% 8.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 27.96% 24.71% 38.60%
Number of salaries quoted 24 12 19
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +40.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £30,750 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £61,700 £50,000
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
93 85 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 34.44% 30.14% 21.27%
Number of salaries quoted 74 69 54
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £30,450
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

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 3 July 2015.

Degree Salary Histogram in Bedford

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 23 (71.88%) Computer Science
2 12 (37.50%) HTML
2 12 (37.50%) C#
2 12 (37.50%) .NET
2 12 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 11 (34.38%) jQuery
3 11 (34.38%) Software Engineering
4 10 (31.25%) Mathematics
5 9 (28.13%) Web Development
5 9 (28.13%) JavaScript
6 8 (25.00%) SQL
7 6 (18.75%) CSS
7 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
8 5 (15.63%) PhD
8 5 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (15.63%) Games
8 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (15.63%) Windows
8 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
8 5 (15.63%) Marketing
8 5 (15.63%) WCF
8 5 (15.63%) WPF
8 5 (15.63%) Silverlight
8 5 (15.63%) Physics
8 5 (15.63%) HTML5
8 5 (15.63%) Social Media
9 4 (12.50%) Backbone.js
9 4 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (12.50%) Kendo UI

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 4 (12.50%) Node.js
2 1 (3.13%) Drupal
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) SaaS
2 1 (3.13%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
1 2 (6.25%) DNS
1 2 (6.25%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (9.38%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.25%) MS Access
3 2 (6.25%) FileMaker
3 2 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 3 (9.38%) Selenium
General
1 5 (15.63%) Games
1 5 (15.63%) Marketing
2 2 (6.25%) Back Office
2 2 (6.25%) Finance
3 1 (3.13%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 15 (46.88%) Developer
2 6 (18.75%) Software Developer
3 5 (15.63%) C# Developer
3 5 (15.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (15.63%) C# Software Developer
3 5 (15.63%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Junior
5 3 (9.38%) Software Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Tester
5 3 (9.38%) C++ Software Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) PHP Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Communications Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Administrator
5 3 (9.38%) Software Tester
5 3 (9.38%) Marketing Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Automation Tester
5 3 (9.38%) Selenium Tester
6 2 (6.25%) Junior Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (37.50%) HTML
1 12 (37.50%) .NET
1 12 (37.50%) ASP.NET
2 11 (34.38%) jQuery
3 6 (18.75%) CSS
4 5 (15.63%) WCF
4 5 (15.63%) WPF
4 5 (15.63%) Silverlight
4 5 (15.63%) HTML5
5 4 (12.50%) Backbone.js
5 4 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
5 4 (12.50%) Kendo UI
5 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (9.38%) .NET Framework
6 3 (9.38%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 23 (71.88%) Computer Science
2 10 (31.25%) Mathematics
3 5 (15.63%) Social Media
3 5 (15.63%) Physics
4 3 (9.38%) Smartcard
5 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
6 1 (3.13%) Applied Mathematics
6 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (3.13%) Copywriting
6 1 (3.13%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.63%) Windows
2 2 (6.25%) Linux
2 2 (6.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) Software Engineering
2 9 (28.13%) Web Development
3 5 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (12.50%) TDD
4 4 (12.50%) OO
4 4 (12.50%) CRM
4 4 (12.50%) MVC
4 4 (12.50%) Unit Testing
4 4 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (9.38%) Automation Testing
5 3 (9.38%) Test Scripting
5 3 (9.38%) Project Management
6 2 (6.25%) Time Management
7 1 (3.13%) Risk Analysis
7 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2
7 1 (3.13%) Change Control
7 1 (3.13%) Analytics
7 1 (3.13%) Change Management
7 1 (3.13%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 12 (37.50%) C#
2 9 (28.13%) JavaScript
3 8 (25.00%) SQL
4 3 (9.38%) Python
4 3 (9.38%) PHP
4 3 (9.38%) C++
5 2 (6.25%) Shell Script
5 2 (6.25%) C-shell
5 2 (6.25%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) PhD
2 3 (9.38%) ISEB
3 2 (6.25%) RHCE
3 2 (6.25%) RHCSA
4 1 (3.13%) HNC
4 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) NFS
1 2 (6.25%) Samba
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.13%) Google
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle
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