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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 31 15 17
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +2
Permanent jobs citing Degree 69 144 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 6.11% 11.96% 11.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 25.65% 42.23% 42.76%
Number of salaries quoted 54 139 96
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
269 341 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 23.83% 28.32% 26.14%
Number of salaries quoted 215 313 245
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 -14 37 £41,250 -2.94% 1
Bedford +11 7 £37,500 -9.09% 2
Leighton Buzzard -5 3 £33,000 -5.71%
Dunstable -8 2 £42,500 +112.50%
Degree
East of England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 43 (33.59%) Microsoft
2 33 (25.78%) SQL
3 32 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 31 (24.22%) MS Excel
5 30 (23.44%) Windows
6 26 (20.31%) SQL Server
6 26 (20.31%) Mathematics
7 23 (17.97%) .NET
8 21 (16.41%) MS Office
9 20 (15.63%) Java
9 20 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
10 18 (14.06%) C#
10 18 (14.06%) HTML
10 18 (14.06%) ASP.NET
11 17 (13.28%) Management Information System
12 16 (12.50%) ITIL
12 16 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
13 14 (10.94%) VBA
14 12 (9.38%) Cisco
14 12 (9.38%) Firewall
14 12 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
14 12 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
15 11 (8.59%) jQuery
15 11 (8.59%) Telecoms
15 11 (8.59%) VMware
15 11 (8.59%) Software Engineering
15 11 (8.59%) ITIL Certification
15 11 (8.59%) SAN
15 11 (8.59%) C
15 11 (8.59%) JavaScript

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 9 (7.03%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.13%) WebLogic
3 3 (2.34%) Node.js
4 2 (1.56%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.78%) Drupal
5 1 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.78%) Lync
5 1 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.78%) IIS
Applications
1 31 (24.22%) MS Excel
2 21 (16.41%) MS Office
3 8 (6.25%) MS Project
4 7 (5.47%) MS Visio
5 6 (4.69%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (2.34%) FrameMaker
6 3 (2.34%) XMetaL
7 2 (1.56%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.56%) Cognos TM1
1 2 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.78%) Sage CRM
2 1 (0.78%) Infor CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.25%) Office 365
2 2 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.78%) SaaS
3 1 (0.78%) PaaS
3 1 (0.78%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.78%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.38%) Firewall
2 11 (8.59%) SAN
3 9 (7.03%) TCP/IP
4 4 (3.13%) 3G
5 3 (2.34%) Intranet
5 3 (2.34%) 2G
6 2 (1.56%) IGMP
6 2 (1.56%) VPN
6 2 (1.56%) DNS
6 2 (1.56%) LAN
6 2 (1.56%) WAN
6 2 (1.56%) Ethernet
6 2 (1.56%) Spanning Tree
7 1 (0.78%) DHCP
7 1 (0.78%) PBX
7 1 (0.78%) SMS
7 1 (0.78%) Internet
7 1 (0.78%) Network Security
7 1 (0.78%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.78%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (20.31%) SQL Server
2 12 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (7.81%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (7.03%) Relational Database
5 8 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
5 8 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (5.47%) MS Access
6 7 (5.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (4.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 6 (4.69%) OLAP
7 6 (4.69%) OLAP Cube
8 4 (3.13%) RDBMS
8 4 (3.13%) FileMaker
9 3 (2.34%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (1.56%) NonStop SQL
10 2 (1.56%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.78%) MySQL
11 1 (0.78%) SAP BW
11 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (7.03%) Visual Studio
2 5 (3.91%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.34%) XMLSpy
3 3 (2.34%) Subversion
3 3 (2.34%) TeamCity
4 2 (1.56%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.56%) JIRA
4 2 (1.56%) Selenium
4 2 (1.56%) NUnit
5 1 (0.78%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 1 (0.78%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (0.78%) MSBuild
5 1 (0.78%) JUnit
General
1 11 (8.59%) Telecoms
2 10 (7.81%) Finance
2 10 (7.81%) Marketing
3 8 (6.25%) Retail
3 8 (6.25%) Aerospace
4 4 (3.13%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.56%) Electronics
5 2 (1.56%) Automotive
5 2 (1.56%) Games
5 2 (1.56%) Banking
6 1 (0.78%) Legal
6 1 (0.78%) Front Office
6 1 (0.78%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 30 (23.44%) Developer
2 24 (18.75%) Analyst
3 8 (6.25%) Applications Support
4 7 (5.47%) Support Engineer
4 7 (5.47%) Administrator
4 7 (5.47%) Java Developer
4 7 (5.47%) MI Developer
5 5 (3.91%) Consultant
5 5 (3.91%) Architect
5 5 (3.91%) Business Analyst
6 4 (3.13%) Junior
6 4 (3.13%) DBA
6 4 (3.13%) Security Analyst
6 4 (3.13%) Team Leader
6 4 (3.13%) Applications Support Engineer
6 4 (3.13%) Web Administrator
6 4 (3.13%) IT Security Analyst
7 3 (2.34%) Business Manager
7 3 (2.34%) Business Process Manager
7 3 (2.34%) Process Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (17.97%) .NET
2 18 (14.06%) ASP.NET
2 18 (14.06%) HTML
3 11 (8.59%) CSS
3 11 (8.59%) jQuery
4 9 (7.03%) XML
5 7 (5.47%) Web Services
6 5 (3.91%) Ajax
6 5 (3.91%) HTML5
7 4 (3.13%) .NET Framework
7 4 (3.13%) WCF
7 4 (3.13%) CSS3
7 4 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (2.34%) Backbone.js
8 3 (2.34%) AngularJS
8 3 (2.34%) J2EE
9 2 (1.56%) XSLT
9 2 (1.56%) JMS
9 2 (1.56%) WSDL
9 2 (1.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 32 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 26 (20.31%) Mathematics
3 17 (13.28%) Management Information System
4 16 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (4.69%) Data Structures
6 5 (3.91%) Physics
6 5 (3.91%) Statistics
7 4 (3.13%) Graphic Design
7 4 (3.13%) Client/Server
7 4 (3.13%) Smartcard
8 3 (2.34%) E-Learning
8 3 (2.34%) Wiki
9 2 (1.56%) Economics
9 2 (1.56%) CCTV
9 2 (1.56%) Social Media
9 2 (1.56%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.78%) User Experience
10 1 (0.78%) Copywriting
10 1 (0.78%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 30 (23.44%) Windows
2 10 (7.81%) Linux
2 10 (7.81%) UNIX
3 8 (6.25%) Windows 7
4 5 (3.91%) Windows XP
5 4 (3.13%) Windows 8
6 3 (2.34%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (2.34%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (2.34%) Apple iOS
6 3 (2.34%) Windows 2000
6 3 (2.34%) Windows Vista
6 3 (2.34%) Android
7 2 (1.56%) HPUX
7 2 (1.56%) Solaris
8 1 (0.78%) Windows NT
8 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.78%) CentOS
8 1 (0.78%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (12.50%) ITIL
3 12 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (8.59%) Software Engineering
5 10 (7.81%) Project Management
6 9 (7.03%) Migration
6 9 (7.03%) Web Development
7 7 (5.47%) Scrum
7 7 (5.47%) MVC
7 7 (5.47%) PRINCE2
7 7 (5.47%) ERP
7 7 (5.47%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (4.69%) Waterfall
8 6 (4.69%) Mentoring
8 6 (4.69%) Coaching
8 6 (4.69%) ETL
8 6 (4.69%) Workflow
8 6 (4.69%) Project Planning
9 5 (3.91%) Unit Testing
9 5 (3.91%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (25.78%) SQL
2 20 (15.63%) Java
3 18 (14.06%) C#
4 14 (10.94%) VBA
5 11 (8.59%) JavaScript
5 11 (8.59%) C
6 10 (7.81%) C++
6 10 (7.81%) VB
7 8 (6.25%) VB.NET
8 3 (2.34%) MATLAB
9 2 (1.56%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.56%) VBScript
9 2 (1.56%) Perl
9 2 (1.56%) PHP
9 2 (1.56%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.78%) C-shell
10 1 (0.78%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.78%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.78%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.78%) VC++
Qualifications
1 11 (8.59%) ITIL Certification
2 10 (7.81%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (7.81%) CCNA
3 9 (7.03%) Security Cleared
4 7 (5.47%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (3.91%) ISEB
6 3 (2.34%) MCP
6 3 (2.34%) MCSE
6 3 (2.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (2.34%) CISA
6 3 (2.34%) CISM
6 3 (2.34%) MCITP
6 3 (2.34%) GCIA
6 3 (2.34%) GSEC
6 3 (2.34%) GCIH
6 3 (2.34%) CRISC
6 3 (2.34%) CISSP
7 2 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (1.56%) MCSA
7 2 (1.56%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (3.13%) SLA
2 4 (3.13%) QA
3 2 (1.56%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.56%) COBIT
4 1 (0.78%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (7.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (6.25%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.78%) Firmware
3 1 (0.78%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.78%) Samba
3 1 (0.78%) Snort
3 1 (0.78%) Xen
3 1 (0.78%) XenApp
3 1 (0.78%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.78%) vSphere
3 1 (0.78%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (1.56%) SCCM
2 1 (0.78%) Windows Intune
2 1 (0.78%) Nagios
Vendors
1 43 (33.59%) Microsoft
2 12 (9.38%) Cisco
3 11 (8.59%) VMware
4 10 (7.81%) Oracle
5 8 (6.25%) Citrix
6 3 (2.34%) HP
6 3 (2.34%) CheckPoint
6 3 (2.34%) SAP
7 2 (1.56%) Cognos
7 2 (1.56%) IBM
7 2 (1.56%) Mitel
8 1 (0.78%) Google
8 1 (0.78%) FalconStor
8 1 (0.78%) Sencha
8 1 (0.78%) Appcelerator
8 1 (0.78%) Lumesse
8 1 (0.78%) Sun
8 1 (0.78%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.78%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.78%) EMC
Bedfordshire
Talent Crew
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + Good benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £25,000 to £34,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 7 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + car/allowance
Posted: 21 days ago