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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 12 11 26
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +15
Permanent jobs citing Degree 147 166 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 15.44% 14.34% 7.53%
As % of the Qualifications category 47.27% 49.11% 35.02%
Number of salaries quoted 122 139 73
Average salary £43,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,950 £60,168 £56,750
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
311 338 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 32.67% 29.19% 21.51%
Number of salaries quoted 266 296 203
Average salary £45,000 £37,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.62% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £59,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +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 3 September 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 3 September 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 +6 53 £44,500 -1.11% 2
Bedford +3 45 £33,750 -12.90% 4
Dunstable +7 31 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Shefford -2 2 £40,500 +35.00%
Degree
East of England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 93 (40.26%) Computer Science
2 65 (28.14%) Microsoft
3 51 (22.08%) .NET
3 51 (22.08%) Mathematics
4 50 (21.65%) Agile Software Development
5 49 (21.21%) Finance
6 47 (20.35%) JavaScript
6 47 (20.35%) Windows
7 43 (18.61%) SQL Server
8 41 (17.75%) C#
9 37 (16.02%) jQuery
10 36 (15.58%) MS Excel
11 34 (14.72%) Capacity Planning
12 33 (14.29%) HTML
12 33 (14.29%) ASP.NET
12 33 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
13 32 (13.85%) Banking
14 31 (13.42%) SQL
15 30 (12.99%) CSS
15 30 (12.99%) ITIL
15 30 (12.99%) UNIX
15 30 (12.99%) Project Management
16 29 (12.55%) Oracle
17 28 (12.12%) Visual Studio
17 28 (12.12%) Linux
18 27 (11.69%) Software Engineering
19 25 (10.82%) C++
19 25 (10.82%) Oracle Database
20 24 (10.39%) SDLC
20 24 (10.39%) Configuration Management

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 19 (8.23%) Oracle Application Server
2 14 (6.06%) SharePoint
3 10 (4.33%) MS Exchange
4 8 (3.46%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (3.46%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (2.60%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (2.16%) Node.js
6 5 (2.16%) Lync
7 4 (1.73%) IIS
8 2 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.87%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.43%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.43%) CMS
Applications
1 36 (15.58%) MS Excel
2 22 (9.52%) MS Office
3 6 (2.60%) MS Visio
3 6 (2.60%) FrameMaker
3 6 (2.60%) XMetaL
4 4 (1.73%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.73%) MS Project
5 1 (0.43%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (7.36%) Office 365
2 14 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (3.46%) SaaS
4 1 (0.43%) PaaS
4 1 (0.43%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.33%) SAN
2 9 (3.90%) DNS
3 8 (3.46%) TCP/IP
4 7 (3.03%) 3G
5 6 (2.60%) 2G
5 6 (2.60%) DHCP
6 5 (2.16%) PBX
6 5 (2.16%) Firewall
7 4 (1.73%) iSCSI
7 4 (1.73%) Intranet
8 3 (1.30%) NAS
8 3 (1.30%) Network Security
9 2 (0.87%) Spanning Tree
9 2 (0.87%) IGMP
9 2 (0.87%) Internet
9 2 (0.87%) Ethernet
10 1 (0.43%) LAN
10 1 (0.43%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (0.43%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (18.61%) SQL Server
2 25 (10.82%) Oracle Database
3 19 (8.23%) Oracle Database 11g
3 19 (8.23%) SQL Server 2012
4 17 (7.36%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (4.33%) MySQL
5 10 (4.33%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (3.46%) SQL Server 2000
6 8 (3.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (2.60%) MS Access
7 6 (2.60%) Azure SQL Database
8 5 (2.16%) Relational Database
9 4 (1.73%) FileMaker
10 3 (1.30%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.30%) OLAP
10 3 (1.30%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (1.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.87%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 28 (12.12%) Visual Studio
2 19 (8.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (7.36%) Selenium
4 12 (5.19%) TeamCity
4 12 (5.19%) Subversion
5 8 (3.46%) NUnit
5 8 (3.46%) Git (software)
6 6 (2.60%) Cucumber
6 6 (2.60%) XMLSpy
7 5 (2.16%) Eclipse
8 4 (1.73%) JIRA
8 4 (1.73%) MSBuild
9 3 (1.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (0.43%) PowerBuilder
10 1 (0.43%) LabVIEW
10 1 (0.43%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.43%) VersaTest
General
1 49 (21.21%) Finance
2 32 (13.85%) Banking
3 10 (4.33%) Back Office
3 10 (4.33%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.60%) Marketing
4 6 (2.60%) Games
5 5 (2.16%) Aerospace
6 4 (1.73%) Retail
7 3 (1.30%) Electronics
8 2 (0.87%) Automotive
8 2 (0.87%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.43%) Advertising
9 1 (0.43%) Publishing
9 1 (0.43%) Military
9 1 (0.43%) Legal
9 1 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 62 (26.84%) Developer
2 29 (12.55%) Administrator
3 21 (9.09%) Architect
4 19 (8.23%) UNIX Administrator
5 17 (7.36%) Project Manager
6 16 (6.93%) Analyst
7 15 (6.49%) .NET Developer
8 13 (5.63%) Software Developer
9 10 (4.33%) Technical Architect
9 10 (4.33%) PHP Developer
10 9 (3.90%) C# Software Developer
10 9 (3.90%) Lead .NET Developer
10 9 (3.90%) Lead Developer
10 9 (3.90%) C# Developer
11 8 (3.46%) Senior Developer
11 8 (3.46%) Web Architect
12 7 (3.03%) Senior C++ Developer
12 7 (3.03%) DBA
12 7 (3.03%) Test Engineer
12 7 (3.03%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (22.08%) .NET
2 37 (16.02%) jQuery
3 33 (14.29%) HTML
3 33 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 30 (12.99%) CSS
5 22 (9.52%) XML
6 14 (6.06%) WCF
6 14 (6.06%) Entity Framework
7 11 (4.76%) Ajax
8 10 (4.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (3.90%) HTML5
9 9 (3.90%) .NET Framework
9 9 (3.90%) WPF
9 9 (3.90%) Web Services
10 8 (3.46%) XSLT
10 8 (3.46%) WSDL
10 8 (3.46%) Ninject
10 8 (3.46%) REST
10 8 (3.46%) AngularJS
10 8 (3.46%) NLog
Miscellaneous
1 93 (40.26%) Computer Science
2 51 (22.08%) Mathematics
3 14 (6.06%) Management Information System
4 12 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (3.46%) Smartcard
6 7 (3.03%) Physics
7 6 (2.60%) Client/Server
7 6 (2.60%) PMI
7 6 (2.60%) Clustering
7 6 (2.60%) E-Learning
7 6 (2.60%) Wiki
8 4 (1.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (1.30%) Statistics
9 3 (1.30%) Social Media
9 3 (1.30%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.87%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.87%) CCTV
11 1 (0.43%) Economics
11 1 (0.43%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (0.43%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 47 (20.35%) Windows
2 30 (12.99%) UNIX
3 28 (12.12%) Linux
4 19 (8.23%) Solaris
5 15 (6.49%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (6.49%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (3.90%) Windows 8
7 7 (3.03%) Windows XP
8 6 (2.60%) Windows 7
9 4 (1.73%) Apple iOS
9 4 (1.73%) Windows Vista
9 4 (1.73%) Android
9 4 (1.73%) Windows 2000
10 3 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (21.65%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (14.72%) Capacity Planning
3 33 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 30 (12.99%) ITIL
4 30 (12.99%) Project Management
5 27 (11.69%) Software Engineering
6 24 (10.39%) TDD
6 24 (10.39%) Configuration Management
6 24 (10.39%) SDLC
7 22 (9.52%) PRINCE2
7 22 (9.52%) Scrum
8 20 (8.66%) Web Development
9 19 (8.23%) Performance Tuning
9 19 (8.23%) Performance Monitoring
10 15 (6.49%) MVC
10 15 (6.49%) E-Commerce
11 14 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
12 13 (5.63%) Kanban
12 13 (5.63%) Mentoring
12 13 (5.63%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 47 (20.35%) JavaScript
2 41 (17.75%) C#
3 31 (13.42%) SQL
4 25 (10.82%) C++
5 23 (9.96%) Java
5 23 (9.96%) Perl
6 22 (9.52%) Shell Script
6 22 (9.52%) C-shell
6 22 (9.52%) Bash Shell
7 19 (8.23%) Korn
7 19 (8.23%) AWK
8 14 (6.06%) C
9 10 (4.33%) VB
9 10 (4.33%) PHP
10 6 (2.60%) VB.NET
10 6 (2.60%) Python
10 6 (2.60%) PowerShell
11 4 (1.73%) VBA
11 4 (1.73%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.43%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (8.66%) Security Cleared
2 16 (6.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (6.93%) ITIL Certification
3 13 (5.63%) ISEB
4 12 (5.19%) ISTQB
5 6 (2.60%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (2.60%) MCSE
5 6 (2.60%) PhD
5 6 (2.60%) PMI Certification
6 4 (1.73%) CCNP
6 4 (1.73%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (1.73%) HND
6 4 (1.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (1.30%) RHCE
7 3 (1.30%) RHCSA
7 3 (1.30%) CCNA
7 3 (1.30%) CCDP
8 2 (0.87%) HNC
8 2 (0.87%) CISSP
8 2 (0.87%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (8.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 7 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.16%) QA
3 5 (2.16%) PMBOK
4 2 (0.87%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.87%) COBIT
5 1 (0.43%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 19 (8.23%) Oracle RAC
2 9 (3.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.60%) Active Directory
4 4 (1.73%) Terminal Services
5 3 (1.30%) Samba
5 3 (1.30%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 3 (1.30%) NFS
6 2 (0.87%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.43%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 19 (8.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 19 (8.23%) Oracle RMAN
1 19 (8.23%) Data Guard
2 5 (2.16%) Windows Intune
2 5 (2.16%) SCCM
3 2 (0.87%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 65 (28.14%) Microsoft
2 29 (12.55%) Oracle
3 13 (5.63%) Citrix
4 10 (4.33%) Cisco
4 10 (4.33%) VMware
5 5 (2.16%) Mitel
6 3 (1.30%) F5
6 3 (1.30%) CheckPoint
6 3 (1.30%) Juniper
6 3 (1.30%) SAP
7 2 (0.87%) Apple
8 1 (0.43%) HP
8 1 (0.43%) EMC
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