The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 11 16 10
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Permanent jobs citing Degree 183 133 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 13.91% 11.50% 15.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 47.53% 42.90% 48.94%
Number of salaries quoted 178 97 146
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,600 £51,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Qualifications Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
385 310 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 29.26% 26.79% 31.33%
Number of salaries quoted 357 257 290
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% -8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Degree
East of England

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Luton +4 92 £40,000 +3.22% 9
Bedford -23 40 £41,250 +32.00% 4
Dunstable +12 8 £23,750 -20.83% 1
Leighton Buzzard - 2 £35,750 -
Degree
East of England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 78 (30.00%) SQL
1 78 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 63 (24.23%) .NET
3 55 (21.15%) Windows
4 54 (20.77%) C#
5 47 (18.08%) Oracle
6 44 (16.92%) CRM
7 43 (16.54%) Project Management
8 42 (16.15%) Microsoft
9 39 (15.00%) ITIL
10 36 (13.85%) Migration
10 36 (13.85%) Software Engineering
11 35 (13.46%) Agile Software Development
11 35 (13.46%) SQL Server
12 34 (13.08%) Linux
13 33 (12.69%) Finance
14 32 (12.31%) Service Delivery
15 31 (11.92%) Marketing
16 28 (10.77%) XML
17 26 (10.00%) Siebel
17 26 (10.00%) Data Migration
18 24 (9.23%) Validation
18 24 (9.23%) ASP.NET
19 23 (8.85%) MS Excel
20 22 (8.46%) Java
20 22 (8.46%) JavaScript
20 22 (8.46%) Management Information System
20 22 (8.46%) Scrum
21 21 (8.08%) HTML
21 21 (8.08%) ISEB

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 8 (3.08%) CMS
2 5 (1.92%) SAS
2 5 (1.92%) Drupal
3 4 (1.54%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (1.54%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.54%) Apache
4 2 (0.77%) Lync
4 2 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (0.77%) Mule
4 2 (0.77%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.77%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.77%) IIS
5 1 (0.38%) Node.js
Applications
1 23 (8.85%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.62%) MS Office
3 8 (3.08%) Photoshop
4 4 (1.54%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.15%) FrameMaker
5 3 (1.15%) XMetaL
6 2 (0.77%) 3ds Max
6 2 (0.77%) SPSS
7 1 (0.38%) Simulink
7 1 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.38%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 6 (2.31%) Google Analytics
2 3 (1.15%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (0.77%) SAP CO
3 2 (0.77%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (0.77%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.38%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.38%) SAP R/3
4 1 (0.38%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.46%) SAN
2 7 (2.69%) LAN
2 7 (2.69%) WAN
3 6 (2.31%) NAS
3 6 (2.31%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.54%) Firewall
4 4 (1.54%) VoIP
4 4 (1.54%) DNS
5 3 (1.15%) SS7
5 3 (1.15%) 3G
5 3 (1.15%) 2G
6 2 (0.77%) DMVPN
6 2 (0.77%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (0.77%) IP Telephony
6 2 (0.77%) Wireless
6 2 (0.77%) DHCP
6 2 (0.77%) VPN
6 2 (0.77%) GPRS
6 2 (0.77%) GSM
7 1 (0.38%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (13.46%) SQL Server
2 14 (5.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 14 (5.38%) Oracle Database
3 13 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 11 (4.23%) Oracle Reports
4 11 (4.23%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (3.46%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (3.08%) Relational Database
6 8 (3.08%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (3.08%) MySQL
7 4 (1.54%) SQLite
7 4 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.15%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.77%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.77%) DataStage
10 1 (0.38%) DB2
10 1 (0.38%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.38%) MS Access
10 1 (0.38%) SAP BW
10 1 (0.38%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 21 (8.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 20 (7.69%) Visual Studio
3 11 (4.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 6 (2.31%) Subversion
5 5 (1.92%) JIRA
5 5 (1.92%) TeamCity
6 3 (1.15%) XMLSpy
6 3 (1.15%) Bugzilla
6 3 (1.15%) NUnit
6 3 (1.15%) FogBugz
7 2 (0.77%) JUnit
8 1 (0.38%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.38%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.38%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (0.38%) MSTest
8 1 (0.38%) Rational Rhapsody
8 1 (0.38%) VectorCAST
General
1 33 (12.69%) Finance
2 31 (11.92%) Marketing
3 15 (5.77%) Telecoms
4 14 (5.38%) German Language
4 14 (5.38%) Automotive
5 13 (5.00%) Legal
6 8 (3.08%) Retail
7 5 (1.92%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.92%) Electronics
8 3 (1.15%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.15%) Games
8 3 (1.15%) Banking
9 1 (0.38%) Law
9 1 (0.38%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.38%) Billing
9 1 (0.38%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.38%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 80 (30.77%) Analyst
2 54 (20.77%) Developer
3 25 (9.62%) .NET Developer
4 24 (9.23%) Software Developer
4 24 (9.23%) Functional Analyst
5 23 (8.85%) Graduate
6 22 (8.46%) C# Developer
7 21 (8.08%) Siebel Analyst
7 21 (8.08%) C# .NET Developer
8 17 (6.54%) Business Analyst
8 17 (6.54%) DBA
8 17 (6.54%) Operations Engineer
9 15 (5.77%) Administrator
9 15 (5.77%) Systems Engineer
10 13 (5.00%) Senior Developer
10 13 (5.00%) C# Software Developer
11 12 (4.62%) .NET Software Developer
11 12 (4.62%) Tester
11 12 (4.62%) Web Developer
12 11 (4.23%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (24.23%) .NET
2 28 (10.77%) XML
3 24 (9.23%) ASP.NET
4 21 (8.08%) HTML
5 20 (7.69%) Web Services
6 15 (5.77%) WPF
7 14 (5.38%) CSS
7 14 (5.38%) WinForms
8 11 (4.23%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (3.85%) WCF
10 9 (3.46%) Silverlight
11 8 (3.08%) HTML5
12 7 (2.69%) XSLT
12 7 (2.69%) jQuery
12 7 (2.69%) CSS3
13 6 (2.31%) .NET Framework
14 5 (1.92%) Middleware
15 3 (1.15%) JSP
15 3 (1.15%) DHTML
15 3 (1.15%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 78 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 22 (8.46%) Management Information System
3 14 (5.38%) Replication
4 12 (4.62%) Client/Server
5 11 (4.23%) Statistics
6 9 (3.46%) Mathematics
7 5 (1.92%) Economics
7 5 (1.92%) Copywriting
7 5 (1.92%) Wiki
7 5 (1.92%) Blog
7 5 (1.92%) Social Media
7 5 (1.92%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.54%) Physics
8 4 (1.54%) PMI
9 3 (1.15%) NHS
9 3 (1.15%) AS400
9 3 (1.15%) E-Learning
9 3 (1.15%) iSeries
10 2 (0.77%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 55 (21.15%) Windows
2 34 (13.08%) Linux
3 19 (7.31%) UNIX
4 13 (5.00%) SUSE
4 13 (5.00%) Oracle Linux
5 6 (2.31%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (1.92%) Windows XP
7 4 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (1.15%) AIX
9 2 (0.77%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.77%) CentOS
9 2 (0.77%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.38%) Solaris
10 1 (0.38%) VxWorks
10 1 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (16.92%) CRM
2 43 (16.54%) Project Management
3 39 (15.00%) ITIL
4 36 (13.85%) Migration
4 36 (13.85%) Software Engineering
5 35 (13.46%) Agile Software Development
6 32 (12.31%) Service Delivery
7 26 (10.00%) Data Migration
8 24 (9.23%) Validation
9 22 (8.46%) Scrum
10 21 (8.08%) BPR
11 20 (7.69%) PRINCE2
12 19 (7.31%) MVC
13 17 (6.54%) TDD
13 17 (6.54%) Business Analysis
14 16 (6.15%) User Acceptance Testing
14 16 (6.15%) Stakeholder Management
15 15 (5.77%) OO
15 15 (5.77%) Test Scripting
16 14 (5.38%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 78 (30.00%) SQL
2 54 (20.77%) C#
3 22 (8.46%) Java
3 22 (8.46%) JavaScript
4 20 (7.69%) PL/SQL
5 18 (6.92%) C++
6 10 (3.85%) C
7 9 (3.46%) PHP
7 9 (3.46%) VB
8 8 (3.08%) VB.NET
9 5 (1.92%) Shell Script
10 4 (1.54%) VB6
10 4 (1.54%) XAML
10 4 (1.54%) FoxPro (VFP)
11 3 (1.15%) ABAP
11 3 (1.15%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.15%) Ruby
12 2 (0.77%) C-shell
12 2 (0.77%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.77%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (8.08%) ISEB
2 11 (4.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (2.69%) CBAP
4 6 (2.31%) MCSE
5 5 (1.92%) PMP
6 4 (1.54%) Security Cleared
6 4 (1.54%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.54%) ISTQB
6 4 (1.54%) RHCE
6 4 (1.54%) PMI Certification
6 4 (1.54%) MCP
7 3 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (1.15%) CCNP
7 3 (1.15%) CCNA
7 3 (1.15%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (0.77%) Sun Certification
8 2 (0.77%) MCSA
9 1 (0.38%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 7 (2.69%) QA
3 2 (0.77%) SLA
4 1 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.38%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.38%) DO-254
System Software
1 13 (5.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 13 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.15%) VMware ESX
4 2 (0.77%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.77%) Squid
4 2 (0.77%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.38%) VMFS
5 1 (0.38%) vSphere
5 1 (0.38%) KVM
Systems Management
1 13 (5.00%) Data Guard
2 8 (3.08%) Oracle Statspack
3 3 (1.15%) ServiceCenter
3 3 (1.15%) SCCM
4 1 (0.38%) Nessus
4 1 (0.38%) HP SIM
4 1 (0.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 47 (18.08%) Oracle
2 42 (16.15%) Microsoft
3 26 (10.00%) Siebel
4 6 (2.31%) Civica
4 6 (2.31%) Google
4 6 (2.31%) HP
5 5 (1.92%) Cisco
5 5 (1.92%) VMware
6 4 (1.54%) JBoss
6 4 (1.54%) SAP
7 3 (1.15%) Hyperion
7 3 (1.15%) Citrix
7 3 (1.15%) Intel
8 2 (0.77%) Adobe
8 2 (0.77%) Sun
8 2 (0.77%) EMC
8 2 (0.77%) NetApp
9 1 (0.38%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.38%) Dell
9 1 (0.38%) Omniture
Bedfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bonus & substantial benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum +corporate benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Connectus
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits,Bonus,Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Central Bedfordshire College
Salary: From £41,642 to £45,511 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Bedford
Sovereign Business Resources
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Bedfordshire
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £50,000 - £55,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Bedford
Jam Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £34000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Shefford, Bedfordshire
Parripak
Salary: £Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Luton
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Bedfordshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Full benefits package
Posted: 26 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 28 days ago