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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 13 12 27
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +15
Permanent jobs citing Degree 138 161 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 13.08% 13.87% 7.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 41.82% 45.35% 36.53%
Number of salaries quoted 118 134 78
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
330 355 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 31.28% 30.58% 20.45%
Number of salaries quoted 282 305 195
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £25,000 £27,350
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,000 £62,300
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -2 47 £44,500 -1.11% 4
Bedford +6 41 £34,500 -13.75% 5
Dunstable +7 13 £45,000 +125.00% 2
Shefford -1 2 £40,500 -
Leighton Buzzard +3 1 £36,000 +44.00%
Degree
East of England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 74 (35.92%) Computer Science
2 69 (33.50%) Microsoft
3 54 (26.21%) Windows
4 50 (24.27%) Mathematics
5 44 (21.36%) Agile Software Development
6 41 (19.90%) JavaScript
7 40 (19.42%) .NET
7 40 (19.42%) SQL Server
8 39 (18.93%) MS Excel
9 37 (17.96%) C#
10 36 (17.48%) SQL
11 35 (16.99%) ITIL
12 34 (16.50%) HTML
12 34 (16.50%) Stakeholder Management
12 34 (16.50%) jQuery
13 32 (15.53%) CSS
14 29 (14.08%) ASP.NET
15 28 (13.59%) MS Office
16 27 (13.11%) Project Management
17 26 (12.62%) Finance
18 25 (12.14%) Visual Studio
18 25 (12.14%) Capacity Planning
19 24 (11.65%) Software Engineering
20 23 (11.17%) Java
21 22 (10.68%) C++
22 21 (10.19%) Oracle
22 21 (10.19%) XML
22 21 (10.19%) PRINCE2
22 21 (10.19%) UNIX
22 21 (10.19%) Linux

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 14 (6.80%) SharePoint
2 11 (5.34%) MS Exchange
3 9 (4.37%) Oracle Application Server
4 8 (3.88%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (3.88%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (2.91%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (2.43%) Lync
7 4 (1.94%) WebLogic
7 4 (1.94%) IIS
8 3 (1.46%) Node.js
9 2 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.97%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.49%) CMS
Applications
1 39 (18.93%) MS Excel
2 28 (13.59%) MS Office
3 5 (2.43%) MS Project
3 5 (2.43%) MS Visio
3 5 (2.43%) FrameMaker
3 5 (2.43%) XMetaL
3 5 (2.43%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.49%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (9.71%) Office 365
2 14 (6.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (3.88%) SaaS
4 2 (0.97%) PaaS
4 2 (0.97%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (6.80%) SAN
2 10 (4.85%) DNS
3 9 (4.37%) TCP/IP
4 7 (3.40%) DHCP
5 6 (2.91%) 3G
6 5 (2.43%) Firewall
6 5 (2.43%) 2G
6 5 (2.43%) iSCSI
6 5 (2.43%) PBX
7 4 (1.94%) Intranet
7 4 (1.94%) Network Security
8 3 (1.46%) NAS
8 3 (1.46%) Internet
9 2 (0.97%) IGMP
9 2 (0.97%) LAN
9 2 (0.97%) WAN
9 2 (0.97%) Ethernet
9 2 (0.97%) Fibre Channel
9 2 (0.97%) Spanning Tree
10 1 (0.49%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (19.42%) SQL Server
2 18 (8.74%) SQL Server 2012
3 16 (7.77%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (7.28%) Oracle Database
5 11 (5.34%) SQL Server 2005
6 10 (4.85%) MySQL
7 9 (4.37%) Oracle Database 11g
8 8 (3.88%) SQL Server 2000
8 8 (3.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (3.40%) MS Access
10 6 (2.91%) Azure SQL Database
11 5 (2.43%) Relational Database
12 4 (1.94%) FileMaker
13 3 (1.46%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 3 (1.46%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (1.46%) OLAP
13 3 (1.46%) Crystal Reports
13 3 (1.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 2 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 2 (0.97%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 25 (12.14%) Visual Studio
2 17 (8.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (6.80%) Selenium
4 12 (5.83%) TeamCity
4 12 (5.83%) Subversion
5 8 (3.88%) Git (software)
5 8 (3.88%) NUnit
6 5 (2.43%) XMLSpy
7 4 (1.94%) JIRA
7 4 (1.94%) MSBuild
8 2 (0.97%) VersaTest
8 2 (0.97%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.97%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (0.97%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.49%) LabVIEW
General
1 26 (12.62%) Finance
2 13 (6.31%) Telecoms
3 11 (5.34%) Banking
4 10 (4.85%) Back Office
5 7 (3.40%) Aerospace
5 7 (3.40%) Retail
5 7 (3.40%) Marketing
6 6 (2.91%) Games
7 4 (1.94%) Electronics
8 3 (1.46%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.97%) Publishing
9 2 (0.97%) Automotive
10 1 (0.49%) Advertising
10 1 (0.49%) Military
Job Titles
1 49 (23.79%) Developer
2 20 (9.71%) Analyst
3 19 (9.22%) Administrator
4 18 (8.74%) Architect
5 12 (5.83%) Software Developer
6 11 (5.34%) Project Manager
6 11 (5.34%) PHP Developer
7 9 (4.37%) UNIX Administrator
8 8 (3.88%) C# Developer
8 8 (3.88%) Technical Architect
8 8 (3.88%) DBA
8 8 (3.88%) Web Architect
8 8 (3.88%) C# Software Developer
9 7 (3.40%) Java Developer
10 6 (2.91%) Senior Developer
10 6 (2.91%) Quality Manager
10 6 (2.91%) Business Analyst
10 6 (2.91%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (2.91%) C# .NET Developer
10 6 (2.91%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (19.42%) .NET
2 34 (16.50%) HTML
2 34 (16.50%) jQuery
3 32 (15.53%) CSS
4 29 (14.08%) ASP.NET
5 21 (10.19%) XML
6 14 (6.80%) WCF
7 13 (6.31%) Entity Framework
8 12 (5.83%) Web Services
9 11 (5.34%) Ajax
9 11 (5.34%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (4.37%) HTML5
10 9 (4.37%) .NET Framework
11 8 (3.88%) WSDL
11 8 (3.88%) WPF
11 8 (3.88%) XSLT
11 8 (3.88%) AngularJS
11 8 (3.88%) Ninject
11 8 (3.88%) REST
11 8 (3.88%) NLog
Miscellaneous
1 74 (35.92%) Computer Science
2 50 (24.27%) Mathematics
3 17 (8.25%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (4.85%) Management Information System
5 8 (3.88%) Smartcard
6 7 (3.40%) Physics
7 6 (2.91%) Client/Server
7 6 (2.91%) PMI
7 6 (2.91%) Clustering
8 5 (2.43%) E-Learning
8 5 (2.43%) Wiki
9 4 (1.94%) Data Centre
10 3 (1.46%) Social Media
10 3 (1.46%) Statistics
10 3 (1.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (0.97%) Visualisation
11 2 (0.97%) CCTV
12 1 (0.49%) SCADA
12 1 (0.49%) Applied Mathematics
12 1 (0.49%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 54 (26.21%) Windows
2 21 (10.19%) UNIX
2 21 (10.19%) Linux
3 16 (7.77%) Windows Server 2012
3 16 (7.77%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (5.34%) Solaris
5 10 (4.85%) Windows XP
5 10 (4.85%) Windows 8
6 7 (3.40%) Windows 7
7 5 (2.43%) Windows 2000
7 5 (2.43%) Windows Vista
8 4 (1.94%) Android
8 4 (1.94%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (1.94%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.97%) HPUX
10 1 (0.49%) CentOS
10 1 (0.49%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (21.36%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (16.99%) ITIL
3 34 (16.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 27 (13.11%) Project Management
5 25 (12.14%) Capacity Planning
6 24 (11.65%) Software Engineering
7 21 (10.19%) PRINCE2
7 21 (10.19%) SDLC
8 20 (9.71%) Scrum
9 18 (8.74%) TDD
9 18 (8.74%) Web Development
10 17 (8.25%) E-Commerce
11 15 (7.28%) MVC
12 14 (6.80%) Configuration Management
13 13 (6.31%) Mentoring
14 12 (5.83%) Continuous Integration
14 12 (5.83%) Kanban
14 12 (5.83%) Migration
15 11 (5.34%) Time Management
15 11 (5.34%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 41 (19.90%) JavaScript
2 37 (17.96%) C#
3 36 (17.48%) SQL
4 23 (11.17%) Java
5 22 (10.68%) C++
6 14 (6.80%) C
7 13 (6.31%) Perl
8 12 (5.83%) Shell Script
8 12 (5.83%) VB
8 12 (5.83%) C-shell
8 12 (5.83%) Bash Shell
9 11 (5.34%) PHP
10 9 (4.37%) AWK
10 9 (4.37%) Korn
11 7 (3.40%) PowerShell
11 7 (3.40%) VB.NET
12 5 (2.43%) VBA
12 5 (2.43%) Python
13 1 (0.49%) Fortran
13 1 (0.49%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 20 (9.71%) ITIL Certification
2 19 (9.22%) Security Cleared
3 17 (8.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (5.83%) ISEB
5 8 (3.88%) ISTQB
6 7 (3.40%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (3.40%) MCSE
7 6 (2.91%) PhD
7 6 (2.91%) PMI Certification
8 4 (1.94%) Citrix Certification
8 4 (1.94%) CCNP
8 4 (1.94%) CCNA
9 3 (1.46%) CCDP
9 3 (1.46%) CISSP
9 3 (1.46%) HND
9 3 (1.46%) CISA
9 3 (1.46%) CISM
9 3 (1.46%) RHCE
9 3 (1.46%) GCIA
9 3 (1.46%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 8 (3.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (3.88%) QA
3 5 (2.43%) PMBOK
4 3 (1.46%) SLA
5 2 (0.97%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.97%) COBIT
5 2 (0.97%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (4.37%) Oracle RAC
1 9 (4.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (3.88%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.43%) Terminal Services
4 3 (1.46%) Samba
4 3 (1.46%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 3 (1.46%) NFS
5 2 (0.97%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.97%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.49%) vSphere
6 1 (0.49%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (4.37%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 9 (4.37%) Oracle RMAN
1 9 (4.37%) Data Guard
2 6 (2.91%) SCCM
3 5 (2.43%) Windows Intune
4 2 (0.97%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 69 (33.50%) Microsoft
2 21 (10.19%) Oracle
3 15 (7.28%) Citrix
4 13 (6.31%) Cisco
5 12 (5.83%) VMware
6 5 (2.43%) Mitel
7 4 (1.94%) CheckPoint
7 4 (1.94%) SAP
8 3 (1.46%) HP
8 3 (1.46%) Juniper
8 3 (1.46%) F5
9 2 (0.97%) Apple
10 1 (0.49%) FalconStor
10 1 (0.49%) CA
10 1 (0.49%) CommVault
10 1 (0.49%) EMC
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £19000 - £23000 per annum + PENSION
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Talent Crew
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + Good benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Resource Group
Salary: Not specified
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
MatsSoft Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £20,000 to £21,000 per annum + benefits inc pension & share optio
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £42000.00 - £57000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £48000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Luton
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Bedfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + 10% BONUS
Posted: 9 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Flint IT Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago