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

Location
3 months to
8 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 17 16 20
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs citing Degree 133 138 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 12.40% 11.69% 7.92%
As % of the Qualifications category 40.30% 39.88% 35.08%
Number of salaries quoted 116 118 78
Average salary £41,250 £42,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.94% +19.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £27,850 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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
330 346 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 30.75% 29.32% 22.57%
Number of salaries quoted 281 299 211
Average salary £45,000 £37,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.62% -26.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,857 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.02% +2.14%

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 8 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 8 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 +1 55 £41,250 -8.33% 11
Bedford +16 26 £35,000 -30.00% 4
Dunstable +5 11 £45,000 +41.56% 2
Leighton Buzzard 0 1 £36,000 +44.00%
Shefford - 1 £38,500 -
Degree
East of England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 8 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 67 (35.26%) Microsoft
2 59 (31.05%) Computer Science
3 51 (26.84%) Windows
4 43 (22.63%) Mathematics
5 40 (21.05%) MS Excel
5 40 (21.05%) SQL Server
6 38 (20.00%) SQL
6 38 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 37 (19.47%) .NET
8 35 (18.42%) Stakeholder Management
9 34 (17.89%) C#
10 33 (17.37%) JavaScript
11 31 (16.32%) HTML
12 30 (15.79%) ITIL
13 29 (15.26%) MS Office
13 29 (15.26%) jQuery
14 28 (14.74%) ASP.NET
14 28 (14.74%) CSS
15 26 (13.68%) Finance
16 23 (12.11%) Visual Studio
16 23 (12.11%) Project Management
17 22 (11.58%) Software Engineering
17 22 (11.58%) Capacity Planning
18 21 (11.05%) Oracle
18 21 (11.05%) XML
19 20 (10.53%) Java
19 20 (10.53%) UNIX
19 20 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
20 19 (10.00%) C++
20 19 (10.00%) ITIL Certification

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 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 13 (6.84%) SharePoint
2 9 (4.74%) MS Exchange
3 7 (3.68%) Oracle Application Server
3 7 (3.68%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (3.68%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (3.16%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (2.11%) Node.js
5 4 (2.11%) WebLogic
5 4 (2.11%) IIS
5 4 (2.11%) Lync
6 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.53%) Drupal
6 1 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.53%) CMS
Applications
1 40 (21.05%) MS Excel
2 29 (15.26%) MS Office
3 7 (3.68%) MS Visio
4 6 (3.16%) MS Project
5 5 (2.63%) FrameMaker
5 5 (2.63%) XMetaL
5 5 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.05%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (9.47%) Office 365
2 13 (6.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (3.16%) SaaS
4 2 (1.05%) PaaS
4 2 (1.05%) IaaS
5 1 (0.53%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.37%) SAN
2 8 (4.21%) TCP/IP
2 8 (4.21%) DNS
3 6 (3.16%) DHCP
3 6 (3.16%) 3G
4 5 (2.63%) Firewall
4 5 (2.63%) 2G
4 5 (2.63%) iSCSI
5 4 (2.11%) Intranet
5 4 (2.11%) PBX
5 4 (2.11%) Network Security
6 2 (1.05%) NAS
6 2 (1.05%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (1.05%) Spanning Tree
6 2 (1.05%) LAN
6 2 (1.05%) WAN
6 2 (1.05%) Ethernet
6 2 (1.05%) Internet
6 2 (1.05%) IGMP
7 1 (0.53%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 20 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
3 17 (8.95%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (6.84%) Oracle Database
5 11 (5.79%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (4.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (4.21%) MS Access
6 8 (4.21%) SQL Server 2000
7 7 (3.68%) Oracle Database 11g
8 6 (3.16%) Azure SQL Database
8 6 (3.16%) Relational Database
9 5 (2.63%) MySQL
10 4 (2.11%) FileMaker
10 4 (2.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 4 (2.11%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (2.11%) OLAP
10 4 (2.11%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (2.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (2.11%) OLAP Cube
11 2 (1.05%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 23 (12.11%) Visual Studio
2 15 (7.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (6.32%) Subversion
3 12 (6.32%) TeamCity
4 11 (5.79%) Selenium
5 8 (4.21%) NUnit
5 8 (4.21%) Git (software)
6 5 (2.63%) XMLSpy
7 4 (2.11%) MSBuild
8 3 (1.58%) JIRA
9 1 (0.53%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 26 (13.68%) Finance
2 13 (6.84%) Telecoms
3 9 (4.74%) Banking
3 9 (4.74%) Marketing
4 8 (4.21%) Aerospace
5 5 (2.63%) Back Office
5 5 (2.63%) Games
6 3 (1.58%) Retail
6 3 (1.58%) Electronics
6 3 (1.58%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.05%) Publishing
8 1 (0.53%) Military
8 1 (0.53%) Advertising
8 1 (0.53%) Automotive
8 1 (0.53%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 42 (22.11%) Developer
2 20 (10.53%) Analyst
3 18 (9.47%) Architect
4 15 (7.89%) Administrator
5 11 (5.79%) Project Manager
6 9 (4.74%) DBA
7 8 (4.21%) Software Developer
7 8 (4.21%) Technical Architect
7 8 (4.21%) Web Architect
8 7 (3.68%) Business Manager
8 7 (3.68%) Java Developer
8 7 (3.68%) UNIX Administrator
9 6 (3.16%) SQL DBA
9 6 (3.16%) SQL Server DBA
9 6 (3.16%) Quality Manager
9 6 (3.16%) Consultant
9 6 (3.16%) Applications Support
9 6 (3.16%) PHP Developer
10 5 (2.63%) Infrastructure Manager
10 5 (2.63%) Help Desk Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (19.47%) .NET
2 31 (16.32%) HTML
3 29 (15.26%) jQuery
4 28 (14.74%) ASP.NET
4 28 (14.74%) CSS
5 21 (11.05%) XML
6 13 (6.84%) Web Services
6 13 (6.84%) WCF
7 12 (6.32%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (5.79%) Ajax
8 11 (5.79%) Entity Framework
9 9 (4.74%) REST
10 8 (4.21%) Ninject
10 8 (4.21%) AngularJS
10 8 (4.21%) NLog
10 8 (4.21%) .NET Framework
10 8 (4.21%) WSDL
10 8 (4.21%) HTML5
10 8 (4.21%) XSLT
11 5 (2.63%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 59 (31.05%) Computer Science
2 43 (22.63%) Mathematics
3 16 (8.42%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (7.37%) Management Information System
5 8 (4.21%) Smartcard
6 6 (3.16%) Client/Server
6 6 (3.16%) PMI
6 6 (3.16%) Clustering
6 6 (3.16%) Physics
7 5 (2.63%) E-Learning
7 5 (2.63%) Wiki
7 5 (2.63%) Social Media
8 3 (1.58%) Visualisation
8 3 (1.58%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (1.58%) Statistics
9 2 (1.05%) CCTV
9 2 (1.05%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.53%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.53%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 51 (26.84%) Windows
2 20 (10.53%) UNIX
3 18 (9.47%) Linux
4 15 (7.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (7.89%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (5.26%) Windows XP
5 10 (5.26%) Windows 8
6 9 (4.74%) Windows 7
6 9 (4.74%) Solaris
7 5 (2.63%) Windows Vista
7 5 (2.63%) Windows 2000
8 4 (2.11%) Apple iOS
8 4 (2.11%) Android
9 3 (1.58%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (1.05%) HPUX
11 1 (0.53%) CentOS
11 1 (0.53%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (18.42%) Stakeholder Management
3 30 (15.79%) ITIL
4 23 (12.11%) Project Management
5 22 (11.58%) Software Engineering
5 22 (11.58%) Capacity Planning
6 18 (9.47%) PRINCE2
7 17 (8.95%) Scrum
7 17 (8.95%) Web Development
7 17 (8.95%) SDLC
8 16 (8.42%) TDD
8 16 (8.42%) E-Commerce
9 15 (7.89%) Migration
10 14 (7.37%) MVC
11 13 (6.84%) Mentoring
12 12 (6.32%) Kanban
12 12 (6.32%) Time Management
12 12 (6.32%) Configuration Management
12 12 (6.32%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (5.26%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (20.00%) SQL
2 34 (17.89%) C#
3 33 (17.37%) JavaScript
4 20 (10.53%) Java
5 19 (10.00%) C++
6 13 (6.84%) C
6 13 (6.84%) VB
7 11 (5.79%) Perl
8 9 (4.74%) VB.NET
8 9 (4.74%) Shell Script
8 9 (4.74%) C-shell
8 9 (4.74%) Bash Shell
9 8 (4.21%) VBA
10 7 (3.68%) AWK
10 7 (3.68%) Korn
11 6 (3.16%) PowerShell
11 6 (3.16%) PHP
12 3 (1.58%) Python
13 2 (1.05%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.53%) VB6
Qualifications
1 19 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
2 17 (8.95%) Security Cleared
3 16 (8.42%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (4.21%) ISEB
5 7 (3.68%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (3.68%) MCSE
6 6 (3.16%) PMI Certification
7 5 (2.63%) PhD
8 4 (2.11%) CCNP
8 4 (2.11%) CCNA
8 4 (2.11%) HND
8 4 (2.11%) Citrix Certification
9 3 (1.58%) CISSP
9 3 (1.58%) CCDP
9 3 (1.58%) CISA
9 3 (1.58%) CISM
9 3 (1.58%) GCIA
9 3 (1.58%) GSEC
9 3 (1.58%) GCIH
9 3 (1.58%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (3.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 6 (3.16%) QA
4 5 (2.63%) PMBOK
5 3 (1.58%) SLA
6 2 (1.05%) COBIT
6 2 (1.05%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.53%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (4.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (3.68%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (3.68%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.63%) Terminal Services
4 3 (1.58%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (1.05%) Samba
5 2 (1.05%) XenDesktop
5 2 (1.05%) NFS
6 1 (0.53%) vSphere
6 1 (0.53%) Firmware
6 1 (0.53%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.53%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (3.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 7 (3.68%) Oracle RMAN
1 7 (3.68%) Data Guard
2 5 (2.63%) SCCM
3 4 (2.11%) Windows Intune
4 1 (0.53%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 67 (35.26%) Microsoft
2 21 (11.05%) Oracle
3 15 (7.89%) Citrix
4 13 (6.84%) Cisco
5 11 (5.79%) VMware
6 5 (2.63%) Mitel
7 4 (2.11%) SAP
7 4 (2.11%) CheckPoint
8 3 (1.58%) Juniper
8 3 (1.58%) HP
8 3 (1.58%) F5
9 2 (1.05%) Cognos
9 2 (1.05%) IBM
10 1 (0.53%) CA
10 1 (0.53%) CommVault
10 1 (0.53%) Apple
10 1 (0.53%) Lumesse
10 1 (0.53%) EMC
10 1 (0.53%) Google
10 1 (0.53%) FalconStor
Luton, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £20,000 to £21,000 per annum + benefits inc pension & share optio
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
MatsSoft Limited
Salary: 20 days holiday
Posted: 23 hours ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sandy, Bedfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: Up to £45,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Candidate Source
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Sandy, Bedfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 37k-45k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
X4 Group
Salary: £39k - 46k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £19000 - £23000 per annum + PENSION
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 13 days ago
Luton
Blue Town Online
Posted: 16 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
FirstPort
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
FirstPort
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
FirstPort
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
FirstPort
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago