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

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 15 25 13
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -12
Permanent jobs citing Degree 149 70 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 12.97% 7.58% 13.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 47.91% 35.18% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 132 66 121
Average salary £35,000 £44,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.45% +35.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,800 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,700 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
311 199 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 27.07% 21.56% 34.98%
Number of salaries quoted 281 187 334
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £50,000 £60,000
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 30 September 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 30 September 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
(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 -4 41 £40,000 -9.09% 3
Bedford +3 37 £37,500 -21.05%
Shefford - 5 £30,000 -
Leighton Buzzard - 4 £31,000 -
Dunstable -7 2 £42,500 +6.25%
Degree
East of England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 123 (44.40%) Computer Science
2 64 (23.10%) Microsoft
3 59 (21.30%) SQL
4 58 (20.94%) Agile Software Development
5 55 (19.86%) XML
6 52 (18.77%) Project Management
7 47 (16.97%) Oracle
8 38 (13.72%) .NET
9 37 (13.36%) Telecoms
9 37 (13.36%) C#
9 37 (13.36%) SAN
9 37 (13.36%) Software Engineering
10 34 (12.27%) Windows
11 33 (11.91%) MS Excel
11 33 (11.91%) Cisco
12 30 (10.83%) JavaScript
12 30 (10.83%) SQL Server
12 30 (10.83%) jQuery
13 28 (10.11%) ASP.NET
13 28 (10.11%) HTML
13 28 (10.11%) Scrum
14 27 (9.75%) 2G
14 27 (9.75%) XMetaL
14 27 (9.75%) Linux
14 27 (9.75%) 3G
14 27 (9.75%) Marketing
15 25 (9.03%) Team Foundation Server
16 24 (8.66%) TCP/IP
16 24 (8.66%) Web Services
16 24 (8.66%) C

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 15 (5.42%) CMS
2 10 (3.61%) Apache
3 4 (1.44%) IIS
3 4 (1.44%) SugarCRM
3 4 (1.44%) Drupal
3 4 (1.44%) WordPress
4 3 (1.08%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (1.08%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.08%) SAS
5 1 (0.36%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.36%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.36%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.36%) Node.js
Applications
1 33 (11.91%) MS Excel
2 27 (9.75%) XMetaL
3 16 (5.78%) MS PowerPoint
3 16 (5.78%) MS Visio
4 14 (5.05%) MS Office
5 12 (4.33%) FrameMaker
6 2 (0.72%) MS Project
7 1 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (3.25%) SAP SD
2 3 (1.08%) Cognos TM1
2 3 (1.08%) Agresso
3 1 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.36%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.36%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.36%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.36%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.81%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (13.36%) SAN
2 27 (9.75%) 3G
2 27 (9.75%) 2G
3 24 (8.66%) TCP/IP
4 20 (7.22%) Firewall
4 20 (7.22%) LTE
5 15 (5.42%) NAS
6 12 (4.33%) Internet
7 10 (3.61%) Wireless
8 8 (2.89%) GSM
9 7 (2.53%) VoIP
10 6 (2.17%) Ethernet
10 6 (2.17%) SMS
10 6 (2.17%) 3GPP
10 6 (2.17%) DMZ
10 6 (2.17%) 4G
10 6 (2.17%) Radio Access Network
10 6 (2.17%) SS7
10 6 (2.17%) Wi-Fi
10 6 (2.17%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (10.83%) SQL Server
2 13 (4.69%) MySQL
3 12 (4.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (2.89%) Oracle Database
4 8 (2.89%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (2.53%) Crystal Reports
6 6 (2.17%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (1.44%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.08%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.36%) DB2
10 1 (0.36%) OLAP
10 1 (0.36%) SQLite
10 1 (0.36%) Base SAS
10 1 (0.36%) Cognos Report Studio
Development Applications
1 25 (9.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 20 (7.22%) Subversion
3 19 (6.86%) Visual Studio
4 12 (4.33%) XMLSpy
5 9 (3.25%) JUnit
6 8 (2.89%) Selenium
6 8 (2.89%) TeamCity
7 6 (2.17%) Git (software)
8 3 (1.08%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.72%) Rational DOORS
9 2 (0.72%) JIRA
9 2 (0.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (0.72%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.36%) Bugzilla
10 1 (0.36%) Maven
10 1 (0.36%) FogBugz
General
1 37 (13.36%) Telecoms
2 27 (9.75%) Marketing
3 24 (8.66%) Finance
4 9 (3.25%) Automotive
5 8 (2.89%) Legal
6 6 (2.17%) German Language
7 5 (1.81%) Games
7 5 (1.81%) Retail
7 5 (1.81%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.81%) Aerospace
8 3 (1.08%) Back Office
8 3 (1.08%) Electronics
9 2 (0.72%) Law
10 1 (0.36%) Advertising
10 1 (0.36%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.36%) Military
10 1 (0.36%) Banking
Job Titles
1 60 (21.66%) Analyst
2 53 (19.13%) Developer
3 38 (13.72%) Junior
4 33 (11.91%) Business Analyst
5 27 (9.75%) Author
5 27 (9.75%) Technical Author
6 22 (7.94%) Tester
6 22 (7.94%) Graduate
6 22 (7.94%) Network Engineer
7 21 (7.58%) Systems Tester
8 19 (6.86%) Support Engineer
9 17 (6.14%) Junior Tester
10 15 (5.42%) Junior Technical Author
10 15 (5.42%) Operations Engineer
11 14 (5.05%) Network Support
11 14 (5.05%) .NET Developer
11 14 (5.05%) Network Support Engineer
11 14 (5.05%) Technical Specialist
12 12 (4.33%) Software Developer
13 10 (3.61%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (19.86%) XML
2 38 (13.72%) .NET
3 30 (10.83%) jQuery
4 28 (10.11%) ASP.NET
4 28 (10.11%) HTML
5 24 (8.66%) Web Services
6 18 (6.50%) WCF
6 18 (6.50%) CSS
7 14 (5.05%) Ajax
8 9 (3.25%) JSP
8 9 (3.25%) Struts
8 9 (3.25%) EJB
8 9 (3.25%) J2EE
9 8 (2.89%) XSLT
9 8 (2.89%) WSDL
9 8 (2.89%) WPF
10 7 (2.53%) HTML5
11 6 (2.17%) Silverlight
11 6 (2.17%) .NET Framework
12 4 (1.44%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 123 (44.40%) Computer Science
2 24 (8.66%) Management Information System
3 19 (6.86%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (6.14%) Replication
4 17 (6.14%) Social Media
5 13 (4.69%) Mathematics
6 12 (4.33%) E-Learning
6 12 (4.33%) User Experience
7 10 (3.61%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (3.25%) Symmetrix DMX
8 9 (3.25%) CLARiiON
8 9 (3.25%) EMC Centera
9 7 (2.53%) Client/Server
10 6 (2.17%) Physics
11 4 (1.44%) Mobile App
11 4 (1.44%) Copywriting
11 4 (1.44%) NHS
12 3 (1.08%) e-Health
12 3 (1.08%) Statistics
12 3 (1.08%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 34 (12.27%) Windows
2 27 (9.75%) Linux
3 12 (4.33%) UNIX
4 9 (3.25%) Windows 7
5 6 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (2.17%) Oracle Linux
5 6 (2.17%) SUSE
6 3 (1.08%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.72%) Windows NT
7 2 (0.72%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (0.72%) Android
7 2 (0.72%) CentOS
7 2 (0.72%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.36%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (20.94%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (18.77%) Project Management
3 37 (13.36%) Software Engineering
4 28 (10.11%) Scrum
5 23 (8.30%) UML
6 22 (7.94%) ITIL
6 22 (7.94%) System Testing
7 21 (7.58%) Migration
7 21 (7.58%) User Stories
8 20 (7.22%) Content Management
9 19 (6.86%) Web Development
9 19 (6.86%) CRM
9 19 (6.86%) BPMN
10 18 (6.50%) Mentoring
10 18 (6.50%) Business Analysis
11 15 (5.42%) Unit Testing
12 14 (5.05%) User Acceptance Testing
12 14 (5.05%) Use Case
12 14 (5.05%) TDD
12 14 (5.05%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 59 (21.30%) SQL
2 37 (13.36%) C#
3 30 (10.83%) JavaScript
4 24 (8.66%) C
5 21 (7.58%) VB.NET
6 15 (5.42%) C++
7 14 (5.05%) Java
8 12 (4.33%) VB
9 11 (3.97%) PHP
10 8 (2.89%) T-SQL
10 8 (2.89%) PowerShell
11 7 (2.53%) VB6
11 7 (2.53%) PL/SQL
12 5 (1.81%) Perl
12 5 (1.81%) Python
13 4 (1.44%) VBA
14 3 (1.08%) Embedded C
15 2 (0.72%) MATLAB
16 1 (0.36%) XAML
16 1 (0.36%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 23 (8.30%) ISEB
2 15 (5.42%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (5.42%) CCNA
3 11 (3.97%) CBAP
4 10 (3.61%) Security Cleared
4 10 (3.61%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (3.61%) SC Cleared
5 9 (3.25%) Sun Certification
5 9 (3.25%) Oracle Certification
6 8 (2.89%) PhD
6 8 (2.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (2.17%) MCITP
8 5 (1.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (1.44%) PMP
9 4 (1.44%) PMI Certification
10 3 (1.08%) VCP5
11 2 (0.72%) CISM
11 2 (0.72%) ISTQB
11 2 (0.72%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.72%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.33%) SLA
2 10 (3.61%) QA
3 6 (2.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (1.44%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.72%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (5.42%) Active Directory
2 14 (5.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (5.05%) VMware ESX
3 9 (3.25%) Firmware
4 8 (2.89%) VMFS
5 7 (2.53%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (2.17%) Oracle RMAN
6 6 (2.17%) Oracle RAC
7 5 (1.81%) vCloud
8 3 (1.08%) VMware Server
8 3 (1.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (2.17%) Data Guard
2 3 (1.08%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 64 (23.10%) Microsoft
2 47 (16.97%) Oracle
3 33 (11.91%) Cisco
4 24 (8.66%) VMware
5 17 (6.14%) NetApp
6 16 (5.78%) SAP
7 14 (5.05%) EMC
8 10 (3.61%) Siebel
9 9 (3.25%) Sun
9 9 (3.25%) HP
10 7 (2.53%) Adobe
11 5 (1.81%) Cognos
12 4 (1.44%) IBM
12 4 (1.44%) Dell
12 4 (1.44%) Capita
13 3 (1.08%) CA
13 3 (1.08%) CheckPoint
14 2 (0.72%) Salesforce.com
14 2 (0.72%) ESRI
14 2 (0.72%) Luciad
Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 21 days ago
Luton
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago