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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 10 27 15
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -12
Permanent jobs citing Degree 168 76 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 14.57% 7.55% 11.37%
As % of the Qualifications category 48.98% 35.51% 32.96%
Number of salaries quoted 141 73 97
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,300 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,168 £55,000 £44,800
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.31% +1.33%
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
343 214 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 29.75% 21.27% 34.50%
Number of salaries quoted 301 199 319
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,534 £52,500 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
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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 +5 54 £45,000 - 5
Bedford +6 40 £38,750 -20.51% 3
Shefford - 4 £30,000 - 1
Leighton Buzzard - 4 £31,000 -
Dunstable -4 1 £47,500 +18.75%
Degree
East of England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 109 (37.46%) Computer Science
2 72 (24.74%) Microsoft
3 60 (20.62%) Project Management
4 59 (20.27%) XML
5 57 (19.59%) SQL
6 44 (15.12%) Oracle
7 41 (14.09%) .NET
8 40 (13.75%) Agile Software Development
9 39 (13.40%) Windows
9 39 (13.40%) MS Excel
10 38 (13.06%) Marketing
11 36 (12.37%) C#
11 36 (12.37%) Scrum
12 35 (12.03%) Software Engineering
13 34 (11.68%) Team Foundation Server
13 34 (11.68%) CRM
14 33 (11.34%) SQL Server
14 33 (11.34%) Telecoms
15 31 (10.65%) Migration
15 31 (10.65%) Management Information System
15 31 (10.65%) JavaScript
16 30 (10.31%) SAN
17 28 (9.62%) UML
18 26 (8.93%) ITIL
18 26 (8.93%) HTML
18 26 (8.93%) User Stories
19 25 (8.59%) Linux
20 24 (8.25%) 2G
20 24 (8.25%) XMetaL
20 24 (8.25%) ASP.NET

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 16 (5.50%) CMS
2 10 (3.44%) Apache
3 5 (1.72%) SharePoint Server
4 4 (1.37%) SugarCRM
4 4 (1.37%) WordPress
4 4 (1.37%) Drupal
4 4 (1.37%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.37%) IIS
5 3 (1.03%) SAS
6 1 (0.34%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.34%) NetWeaver
6 1 (0.34%) Node.js
6 1 (0.34%) WebSphere
Applications
1 39 (13.40%) MS Excel
2 24 (8.25%) XMetaL
3 17 (5.84%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (4.81%) MS Visio
5 13 (4.47%) FrameMaker
6 9 (3.09%) MS Office
7 2 (0.69%) MS Project
8 1 (0.34%) SPSS
8 1 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (3.09%) SAP SD
2 1 (0.34%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.34%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.34%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.34%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (1.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (10.31%) SAN
2 24 (8.25%) 2G
2 24 (8.25%) 3G
3 17 (5.84%) TCP/IP
4 15 (5.15%) Firewall
5 14 (4.81%) NAS
5 14 (4.81%) LTE
6 11 (3.78%) Internet
7 6 (2.06%) GSM
7 6 (2.06%) DMZ
7 6 (2.06%) Wireless
8 5 (1.72%) VoIP
8 5 (1.72%) WAN
8 5 (1.72%) DNS
9 4 (1.37%) Network Security
9 4 (1.37%) 4G
9 4 (1.37%) Radio Access Network
9 4 (1.37%) DHCP
9 4 (1.37%) Ethernet
9 4 (1.37%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (11.34%) SQL Server
2 14 (4.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (4.47%) MySQL
4 10 (3.44%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (3.09%) Oracle Database
6 7 (2.41%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (2.06%) Relational Database
7 6 (2.06%) Crystal Reports
8 5 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (1.03%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (1.03%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.34%) DB2
11 1 (0.34%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.34%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.34%) DataStage
11 1 (0.34%) Cognos Report Studio
11 1 (0.34%) SQLite
11 1 (0.34%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 34 (11.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 22 (7.56%) Subversion
3 20 (6.87%) Visual Studio
4 13 (4.47%) XMLSpy
5 9 (3.09%) TeamCity
6 6 (2.06%) JUnit
7 5 (1.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 4 (1.37%) Selenium
8 4 (1.37%) Git (software)
9 3 (1.03%) Rational DOORS
9 3 (1.03%) Jenkins
9 3 (1.03%) JIRA
10 2 (0.69%) FogBugz
10 2 (0.69%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.69%) Bugzilla
11 1 (0.34%) Rational Rhapsody
11 1 (0.34%) VectorCAST
11 1 (0.34%) Visual Studio Team System
11 1 (0.34%) Maven
General
1 38 (13.06%) Marketing
2 33 (11.34%) Telecoms
3 18 (6.19%) Finance
4 13 (4.47%) Legal
5 10 (3.44%) German Language
6 8 (2.75%) Automotive
7 7 (2.41%) Manufacturing
8 6 (2.06%) Electronics
9 5 (1.72%) Retail
10 4 (1.37%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.69%) Back Office
11 2 (0.69%) Law
12 1 (0.34%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.34%) Military
12 1 (0.34%) Games
12 1 (0.34%) Banking
Job Titles
1 83 (28.52%) Analyst
2 47 (16.15%) Developer
3 39 (13.40%) Business Analyst
4 32 (11.00%) Junior
5 31 (10.65%) Graduate
6 28 (9.62%) Tester
7 25 (8.59%) Author
7 25 (8.59%) Technical Author
8 21 (7.22%) Systems Tester
9 20 (6.87%) Functional Analyst
9 20 (6.87%) Siebel Analyst
10 18 (6.19%) .NET Developer
11 17 (5.84%) Junior Tester
12 14 (4.81%) Network Engineer
13 13 (4.47%) Technical Specialist
14 12 (4.12%) Operations Engineer
15 11 (3.78%) Support Engineer
15 11 (3.78%) Junior Technical Author
16 10 (3.44%) SAP Analyst
16 10 (3.44%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (20.27%) XML
2 41 (14.09%) .NET
3 26 (8.93%) HTML
4 24 (8.25%) ASP.NET
4 24 (8.25%) jQuery
5 23 (7.90%) Web Services
6 19 (6.53%) CSS
7 18 (6.19%) WCF
8 11 (3.78%) Ajax
9 10 (3.44%) WPF
9 10 (3.44%) WinForms
10 9 (3.09%) XSLT
10 9 (3.09%) WSDL
11 7 (2.41%) .NET Framework
12 6 (2.06%) J2EE
12 6 (2.06%) Struts
12 6 (2.06%) JSP
12 6 (2.06%) EJB
13 4 (1.37%) AngularJS
13 4 (1.37%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 109 (37.46%) Computer Science
2 31 (10.65%) Management Information System
3 17 (5.84%) Social Media
3 17 (5.84%) Replication
4 13 (4.47%) E-Learning
5 10 (3.44%) Mathematics
6 9 (3.09%) Client/Server
7 8 (2.75%) Symmetrix DMX
7 8 (2.75%) CLARiiON
7 8 (2.75%) EMC Centera
7 8 (2.75%) Firmware
8 7 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.72%) NHS
10 4 (1.37%) Statistics
10 4 (1.37%) Physics
10 4 (1.37%) Copywriting
10 4 (1.37%) Mobile App
11 3 (1.03%) e-Health
11 3 (1.03%) Economics
12 2 (0.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 39 (13.40%) Windows
2 25 (8.59%) Linux
3 8 (2.75%) UNIX
4 7 (2.41%) SUSE
4 7 (2.41%) Oracle Linux
4 7 (2.41%) Windows 7
5 6 (2.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.37%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.69%) CentOS
7 2 (0.69%) Windows NT
8 1 (0.34%) VxWorks
8 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.34%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (20.62%) Project Management
2 40 (13.75%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (12.37%) Scrum
4 35 (12.03%) Software Engineering
5 34 (11.68%) CRM
6 31 (10.65%) Migration
7 28 (9.62%) UML
8 26 (8.93%) ITIL
8 26 (8.93%) User Stories
9 24 (8.25%) Business Analysis
10 23 (7.90%) BPMN
11 22 (7.56%) System Testing
12 21 (7.22%) Content Management
12 21 (7.22%) TDD
13 20 (6.87%) BPR
13 20 (6.87%) Kanban
13 20 (6.87%) Use Case
14 19 (6.53%) User Acceptance Testing
15 18 (6.19%) Data Migration
16 15 (5.15%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 57 (19.59%) SQL
2 36 (12.37%) C#
3 31 (10.65%) JavaScript
4 23 (7.90%) C
5 16 (5.50%) VB.NET
5 16 (5.50%) C++
6 14 (4.81%) Java
6 14 (4.81%) PHP
7 13 (4.47%) VB
8 9 (3.09%) PL/SQL
9 8 (2.75%) PowerShell
10 7 (2.41%) T-SQL
10 7 (2.41%) VB6
11 4 (1.37%) Perl
12 3 (1.03%) Python
12 3 (1.03%) Embedded C
13 2 (0.69%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.34%) XAML
14 1 (0.34%) RPG
14 1 (0.34%) VBA
Qualifications
1 24 (8.25%) ISEB
2 15 (5.15%) CBAP
3 12 (4.12%) Security Cleared
3 12 (4.12%) SC Cleared
4 11 (3.78%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (3.09%) Oracle Certification
5 9 (3.09%) CCNA
5 9 (3.09%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (2.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 7 (2.41%) PMP
8 6 (2.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 6 (2.06%) Sun Certification
9 5 (1.72%) MCITP
10 4 (1.37%) PMI Certification
10 4 (1.37%) PhD
11 3 (1.03%) VCP5
11 3 (1.03%) DV Cleared
11 3 (1.03%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.69%) HNC
13 1 (0.34%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.12%) QA
2 10 (3.44%) SLA
3 7 (2.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (1.37%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.34%) DO-178B
5 1 (0.34%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (4.47%) VMware ESX
1 13 (4.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (3.09%) Active Directory
3 8 (2.75%) VMFS
4 7 (2.41%) Oracle RMAN
4 7 (2.41%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (2.41%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (1.72%) vCloud
6 3 (1.03%) vSphere
6 3 (1.03%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 7 (2.41%) Data Guard
2 3 (1.03%) HP SIM
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 72 (24.74%) Microsoft
2 44 (15.12%) Oracle
3 24 (8.25%) Cisco
4 23 (7.90%) Siebel
5 18 (6.19%) VMware
6 16 (5.50%) NetApp
7 15 (5.15%) SAP
8 14 (4.81%) EMC
9 9 (3.09%) HP
10 7 (2.41%) Adobe
11 6 (2.06%) Sun
12 4 (1.37%) Capita
12 4 (1.37%) Dell
13 3 (1.03%) CA
13 3 (1.03%) CheckPoint
14 2 (0.69%) Luciad
14 2 (0.69%) ESRI
15 1 (0.34%) TOWER Software
15 1 (0.34%) Mitel
15 1 (0.34%) Cognos
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