The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 25 17 16
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Permanent jobs citing Degree 78 128 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 7.14% 10.99% 10.73%
As % of the Qualifications category 27.86% 38.91% 41.79%
Number of salaries quoted 62 123 98
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,050 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Degree
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Qualifications Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
280 329 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 25.64% 28.24% 25.69%
Number of salaries quoted 226 300 235
Average salary £45,000 £36,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.28% -8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £28,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Degree across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Degree
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Degree across the Bedfordshire region.

Degree Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Degree
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Degree across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Degree Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Degree
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -7 34 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Bedford +14 11 £40,000 -5.88% 4
Dunstable -5 6 £45,000 +41.56% 1
Leighton Buzzard -5 2 £36,000 +5.88%
Degree
East of England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 47 (34.06%) Microsoft
2 41 (29.71%) Computer Science
3 36 (26.09%) SQL Server
4 35 (25.36%) Windows
5 34 (24.64%) SQL
6 31 (22.46%) MS Excel
7 30 (21.74%) .NET
7 30 (21.74%) Mathematics
8 29 (21.01%) Agile Software Development
9 26 (18.84%) C#
10 24 (17.39%) HTML
10 24 (17.39%) ASP.NET
11 23 (16.67%) Java
12 19 (13.77%) MS Office
13 18 (13.04%) jQuery
13 18 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
13 18 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
14 17 (12.32%) SQL Server 2012
14 17 (12.32%) XML
14 17 (12.32%) Management Information System
15 16 (11.59%) Visual Studio
16 15 (10.87%) CSS
16 15 (10.87%) JavaScript
16 15 (10.87%) VBA
16 15 (10.87%) Web Development
17 14 (10.14%) Software Engineering
17 14 (10.14%) ITIL
17 14 (10.14%) UNIX
17 14 (10.14%) Stakeholder Management
17 14 (10.14%) Scrum

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 9 (6.52%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.90%) WebLogic
2 4 (2.90%) IIS
2 4 (2.90%) Node.js
3 2 (1.45%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.72%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.72%) Drupal
4 1 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.72%) Lync
4 1 (0.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 31 (22.46%) MS Excel
2 19 (13.77%) MS Office
3 7 (5.07%) MS Visio
3 7 (5.07%) MS Project
4 4 (2.90%) XMetaL
4 4 (2.90%) FrameMaker
4 4 (2.90%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.72%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.45%) Cognos TM1
1 2 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.72%) Infor CRM
2 1 (0.72%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.80%) Office 365
2 2 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.72%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.72%) SaaS
3 1 (0.72%) PaaS
3 1 (0.72%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.52%) SAN
1 9 (6.52%) Firewall
2 7 (5.07%) TCP/IP
3 5 (3.62%) 3G
4 4 (2.90%) 2G
5 3 (2.17%) Network Security
6 2 (1.45%) IGMP
6 2 (1.45%) Intranet
6 2 (1.45%) DNS
6 2 (1.45%) Ethernet
6 2 (1.45%) WAN
6 2 (1.45%) LAN
6 2 (1.45%) Spanning Tree
7 1 (0.72%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.72%) NAS
7 1 (0.72%) LTE
7 1 (0.72%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (0.72%) PBX
7 1 (0.72%) SMS
7 1 (0.72%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 18 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (12.32%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (7.25%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (7.25%) Crystal Reports
5 9 (6.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (5.80%) OLAP
6 8 (5.80%) OLAP Cube
6 8 (5.80%) Relational Database
6 8 (5.80%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 7 (5.07%) MS Access
8 6 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (3.62%) SQL Server 2000
10 4 (2.90%) FileMaker
10 4 (2.90%) RDBMS
10 4 (2.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (1.45%) Oracle Database
12 2 (1.45%) NonStop SQL
13 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 16 (11.59%) Visual Studio
2 11 (7.97%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (6.52%) TeamCity
3 9 (6.52%) Subversion
4 5 (3.62%) Selenium
4 5 (3.62%) Git (software)
4 5 (3.62%) NUnit
5 4 (2.90%) XMLSpy
5 4 (2.90%) MSBuild
6 2 (1.45%) JIRA
7 1 (0.72%) Rational Rhapsody
7 1 (0.72%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 1 (0.72%) JUnit
General
1 12 (8.70%) Finance
1 12 (8.70%) Telecoms
2 8 (5.80%) Marketing
3 7 (5.07%) Aerospace
4 6 (4.35%) Retail
5 5 (3.62%) Games
6 4 (2.90%) Manufacturing
7 3 (2.17%) Banking
8 2 (1.45%) Electronics
9 1 (0.72%) Publishing
9 1 (0.72%) Automotive
9 1 (0.72%) Legal
9 1 (0.72%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 37 (26.81%) Developer
2 21 (15.22%) Analyst
3 12 (8.70%) Architect
4 9 (6.52%) MI Developer
5 8 (5.80%) Java Developer
5 8 (5.80%) Applications Support
6 7 (5.07%) Support Engineer
7 6 (4.35%) Consultant
7 6 (4.35%) Software Developer
8 5 (3.62%) IT Security Analyst
8 5 (3.62%) C# Software Developer
8 5 (3.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (3.62%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (3.62%) C# Developer
8 5 (3.62%) Security Analyst
8 5 (3.62%) Administrator
8 5 (3.62%) Business Analyst
9 4 (2.90%) Author
9 4 (2.90%) Technical Author
9 4 (2.90%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (21.74%) .NET
2 24 (17.39%) HTML
2 24 (17.39%) ASP.NET
3 18 (13.04%) jQuery
4 17 (12.32%) XML
5 15 (10.87%) CSS
6 11 (7.97%) Web Services
7 10 (7.25%) WCF
8 8 (5.80%) HTML5
8 8 (5.80%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (5.80%) Ajax
9 6 (4.35%) AngularJS
10 5 (3.62%) WPF
10 5 (3.62%) Silverlight
10 5 (3.62%) Entity Framework
10 5 (3.62%) Ninject
10 5 (3.62%) REST
10 5 (3.62%) NLog
10 5 (3.62%) WSDL
10 5 (3.62%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 41 (29.71%) Computer Science
2 30 (21.74%) Mathematics
3 18 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (12.32%) Management Information System
5 7 (5.07%) Physics
6 6 (4.35%) Data Structures
7 5 (3.62%) Smartcard
8 4 (2.90%) E-Learning
8 4 (2.90%) Client/Server
8 4 (2.90%) Wiki
8 4 (2.90%) Statistics
9 3 (2.17%) Visualisation
10 2 (1.45%) Social Media
10 2 (1.45%) Mobile App
10 2 (1.45%) Graphic Design
10 2 (1.45%) CCTV
11 1 (0.72%) Economics
11 1 (0.72%) SCADA
11 1 (0.72%) Applied Mathematics
11 1 (0.72%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 35 (25.36%) Windows
2 14 (10.14%) UNIX
3 13 (9.42%) Linux
4 8 (5.80%) Windows 7
5 5 (3.62%) Windows XP
6 4 (2.90%) Windows 8
7 3 (2.17%) Windows Vista
7 3 (2.17%) Android
7 3 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (2.17%) Apple iOS
7 3 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (2.17%) Windows 2000
7 3 (2.17%) Solaris
8 2 (1.45%) HPUX
9 1 (0.72%) CentOS
9 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.72%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (21.01%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (10.87%) Web Development
3 14 (10.14%) Software Engineering
3 14 (10.14%) ITIL
3 14 (10.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (10.14%) Scrum
4 12 (8.70%) TDD
5 11 (7.97%) MVC
5 11 (7.97%) E-Commerce
6 9 (6.52%) Kanban
6 9 (6.52%) Mentoring
6 9 (6.52%) Project Management
6 9 (6.52%) Risk Assessment
6 9 (6.52%) Migration
7 8 (5.80%) ETL
7 8 (5.80%) Performance Management
7 8 (5.80%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (5.07%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (5.07%) Coaching
8 7 (5.07%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 34 (24.64%) SQL
2 26 (18.84%) C#
3 23 (16.67%) Java
4 15 (10.87%) JavaScript
4 15 (10.87%) VBA
5 13 (9.42%) C++
6 11 (7.97%) C
6 11 (7.97%) VB
7 9 (6.52%) VB.NET
8 6 (4.35%) Perl
9 5 (3.62%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.45%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.45%) VBScript
10 2 (1.45%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.45%) C-shell
10 2 (1.45%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.72%) Korn
11 1 (0.72%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.72%) PHP
11 1 (0.72%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (8.70%) Security Cleared
2 10 (7.25%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (7.25%) ITIL Certification
3 8 (5.80%) CCNA
4 6 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (3.62%) ISEB
5 5 (3.62%) PhD
6 3 (2.17%) CRISC
6 3 (2.17%) CCNP
6 3 (2.17%) CISSP
6 3 (2.17%) HND
6 3 (2.17%) MCSE
6 3 (2.17%) GCIA
6 3 (2.17%) GSEC
6 3 (2.17%) GCIH
6 3 (2.17%) CISA
6 3 (2.17%) CISM
7 2 (1.45%) MCSA
7 2 (1.45%) MCP
7 2 (1.45%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.90%) SLA
2 4 (2.90%) QA
3 2 (1.45%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.45%) COBIT
4 1 (0.72%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (5.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (4.35%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.72%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.72%) XenApp
3 1 (0.72%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.72%) vSphere
3 1 (0.72%) NFS
3 1 (0.72%) Firmware
3 1 (0.72%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.72%) Samba
Systems Management
1 2 (1.45%) SCCM
2 1 (0.72%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.72%) Windows Intune
2 1 (0.72%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.72%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 47 (34.06%) Microsoft
2 12 (8.70%) Cisco
3 11 (7.97%) Oracle
4 9 (6.52%) VMware
5 8 (5.80%) Citrix
6 3 (2.17%) HP
6 3 (2.17%) CheckPoint
6 3 (2.17%) SAP
7 2 (1.45%) Mitel
7 2 (1.45%) Cognos
7 2 (1.45%) Juniper
7 2 (1.45%) IBM
7 2 (1.45%) F5
8 1 (0.72%) Google
8 1 (0.72%) Lumesse
8 1 (0.72%) Sencha
8 1 (0.72%) FalconStor
8 1 (0.72%) Appcelerator
8 1 (0.72%) EMC
8 1 (0.72%) Sun
Bedfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + comprehensive benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Sandy, Bedfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: Up to £45,000
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
TGS Geophysical Company UK Ltd.
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bens - health, pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
TGS
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 8 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Gemini Consultants Ltd
Salary: £competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Bedford
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 23 days ago