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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 38 14 25
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +11
Permanent jobs citing Degree 59 132 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 5.48% 12.82% 8.41%
As % of the Qualifications category 19.67% 45.83% 31.17%
Number of salaries quoted 56 126 70
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £28,100 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
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
300 288 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 27.86% 27.96% 26.99%
Number of salaries quoted 251 271 274
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 5 March 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 5 March 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
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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 -19 23 £45,000 +20.00% 8
Bedford -7 7 £30,000 -27.27% 4
Leighton Buzzard - 2 £30,000 - 1
Dunstable -6 1 £42,500 +54.54%
Degree
East of England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 50 (33.11%) SQL
1 50 (33.11%) Computer Science
2 38 (25.17%) Microsoft
3 30 (19.87%) .NET
3 30 (19.87%) Windows
4 26 (17.22%) MS Excel
5 25 (16.56%) C#
6 24 (15.89%) SQL Server
6 24 (15.89%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (15.23%) Finance
7 23 (15.23%) ASP.NET
7 23 (15.23%) Cisco
8 22 (14.57%) MS Office
9 21 (13.91%) Oracle
10 18 (11.92%) Mathematics
10 18 (11.92%) Software Engineering
11 17 (11.26%) HTML
11 17 (11.26%) VBA
11 17 (11.26%) UNIX
11 17 (11.26%) Firewall
12 16 (10.60%) VMware
12 16 (10.60%) Retail
12 16 (10.60%) SAN
13 15 (9.93%) Java
13 15 (9.93%) Web Development
14 14 (9.27%) Marketing
14 14 (9.27%) Analytical Skills
14 14 (9.27%) ITIL
14 14 (9.27%) Active Directory
14 14 (9.27%) TCP/IP

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 (5.96%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.97%) WebLogic
3 3 (1.99%) Node.js
4 2 (1.32%) SAS
4 2 (1.32%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (1.32%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.66%) SAP Portal
5 1 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.66%) Drupal
5 1 (0.66%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.66%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 26 (17.22%) MS Excel
2 22 (14.57%) MS Office
3 9 (5.96%) MS Visio
4 8 (5.30%) MS Project
5 5 (3.31%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (1.99%) XMetaL
7 2 (1.32%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (4.64%) Cognos TM1
2 5 (3.31%) Agresso
3 3 (1.99%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.66%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.66%) SalesLogix
4 1 (0.66%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.66%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.66%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.99%) Office 365
2 1 (0.66%) IaaS
2 1 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.66%) SaaS
2 1 (0.66%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (11.26%) Firewall
2 16 (10.60%) SAN
3 14 (9.27%) TCP/IP
4 4 (2.65%) VPN
5 3 (1.99%) 3G
5 3 (1.99%) 2G
5 3 (1.99%) LTE
6 2 (1.32%) Internet
6 2 (1.32%) WAN
7 1 (0.66%) DHCP
7 1 (0.66%) LAN
7 1 (0.66%) SMS
7 1 (0.66%) DNS
7 1 (0.66%) Intranet
7 1 (0.66%) Wireless
7 1 (0.66%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (0.66%) Network Security
7 1 (0.66%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (15.89%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.28%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (6.62%) Relational Database
3 10 (6.62%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (5.96%) Crystal Reports
4 9 (5.96%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (4.64%) MS Access
5 7 (4.64%) OLAP
5 7 (4.64%) OLAP Cube
6 6 (3.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (3.31%) FileMaker
7 5 (3.31%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 5 (3.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (2.65%) RDBMS
8 4 (2.65%) MySQL
9 3 (1.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (1.32%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.66%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.66%) SQLite
11 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 6 (3.97%) Selenium
2 5 (3.31%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.99%) JUnit
4 2 (1.32%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.66%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 1 (0.66%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (0.66%) NUnit
5 1 (0.66%) Subversion
5 1 (0.66%) TeamCity
General
1 23 (15.23%) Finance
2 16 (10.60%) Retail
3 14 (9.27%) Marketing
4 12 (7.95%) Telecoms
5 11 (7.28%) Aerospace
6 5 (3.31%) Games
7 4 (2.65%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.99%) Legal
9 2 (1.32%) Automotive
9 2 (1.32%) Banking
10 1 (0.66%) Military
10 1 (0.66%) Front Office
10 1 (0.66%) Back Office
10 1 (0.66%) Electronics
10 1 (0.66%) Advertising
10 1 (0.66%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 39 (25.83%) Developer
2 28 (18.54%) Analyst
3 14 (9.27%) Support Engineer
4 11 (7.28%) Applications Support
5 9 (5.96%) Business Analyst
5 9 (5.96%) Junior
6 8 (5.30%) Administrator
7 7 (4.64%) Network Engineer
7 7 (4.64%) Software Developer
7 7 (4.64%) C# Developer
7 7 (4.64%) Applications Support Engineer
7 7 (4.64%) Cognos Developer
7 7 (4.64%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (4.64%) TM1 Developer
8 6 (3.97%) MI Developer
9 5 (3.31%) C# Software Developer
9 5 (3.31%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (3.31%) Technical Developer
9 5 (3.31%) Graduate
9 5 (3.31%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (19.87%) .NET
2 23 (15.23%) ASP.NET
3 17 (11.26%) HTML
4 11 (7.28%) jQuery
5 10 (6.62%) Web Services
6 8 (5.30%) XML
7 6 (3.97%) CSS
7 6 (3.97%) HTML5
7 6 (3.97%) Ajax
7 6 (3.97%) WCF
7 6 (3.97%) Silverlight
8 5 (3.31%) WPF
8 5 (3.31%) J2EE
9 3 (1.99%) JSP
9 3 (1.99%) EJB
9 3 (1.99%) LAMP
9 3 (1.99%) Struts
9 3 (1.99%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (1.99%) Backbone.js
10 2 (1.32%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 50 (33.11%) Computer Science
2 18 (11.92%) Mathematics
3 14 (9.27%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (7.95%) Management Information System
5 10 (6.62%) Data Structures
6 8 (5.30%) Physics
7 4 (2.65%) Graphic Design
7 4 (2.65%) Performance Metrics
8 3 (1.99%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.99%) Statistics
8 3 (1.99%) Open Source
9 2 (1.32%) Social Media
9 2 (1.32%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.32%) Clustering
9 2 (1.32%) Economics
10 1 (0.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.66%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.66%) LIMS
10 1 (0.66%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.66%) Applied Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 30 (19.87%) Windows
2 17 (11.26%) UNIX
3 12 (7.95%) Linux
4 9 (5.96%) Windows 7
5 4 (2.65%) Windows XP
6 3 (1.99%) Debian
7 2 (1.32%) HPUX
7 2 (1.32%) Solaris
7 2 (1.32%) Android
7 2 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.32%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.66%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.66%) CentOS
8 1 (0.66%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.66%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.66%) Windows NT
8 1 (0.66%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.66%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.66%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (15.89%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (11.92%) Software Engineering
3 15 (9.93%) Web Development
4 14 (9.27%) ITIL
5 13 (8.61%) Data Analysis
5 13 (8.61%) Mentoring
6 12 (7.95%) Project Management
7 11 (7.28%) Migration
7 11 (7.28%) ERP
8 10 (6.62%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (5.96%) PRINCE2
10 8 (5.30%) CAD
11 7 (4.64%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (4.64%) OO
11 7 (4.64%) User Acceptance Testing
12 6 (3.97%) Unit Testing
12 6 (3.97%) CRM
12 6 (3.97%) E-Commerce
12 6 (3.97%) MVC
12 6 (3.97%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 50 (33.11%) SQL
2 25 (16.56%) C#
3 17 (11.26%) VBA
4 15 (9.93%) Java
5 13 (8.61%) VB.NET
6 11 (7.28%) JavaScript
7 9 (5.96%) VB
8 6 (3.97%) C
8 6 (3.97%) PHP
9 4 (2.65%) C++
10 3 (1.99%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.99%) MATLAB
11 2 (1.32%) VBScript
11 2 (1.32%) Perl
11 2 (1.32%) Python
12 1 (0.66%) FoxPro (VFP)
12 1 (0.66%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.66%) XAML
12 1 (0.66%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.66%) VB6
Qualifications
1 13 (8.61%) Cisco Certification
1 13 (8.61%) CCNA
2 12 (7.95%) ISEB
3 5 (3.31%) PhD
3 5 (3.31%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (2.65%) MCITP
4 4 (2.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (1.99%) MCP
5 3 (1.99%) Sun Certification
6 2 (1.32%) CISSP
6 2 (1.32%) CISM
6 2 (1.32%) MCSE
6 2 (1.32%) MCSA
6 2 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (1.32%) VCP4
7 1 (0.66%) APMP
7 1 (0.66%) CRISC
7 1 (0.66%) CISA
7 1 (0.66%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.96%) SLA
2 4 (2.65%) QA
3 2 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.66%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.66%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 14 (9.27%) Active Directory
2 10 (6.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.99%) Snort
3 3 (1.99%) Xen
4 1 (0.66%) XenApp
4 1 (0.66%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.66%) vSphere
4 1 (0.66%) Firmware
4 1 (0.66%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.66%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (1.99%) Nagios
2 1 (0.66%) SCCM
Vendors
1 38 (25.17%) Microsoft
2 23 (15.23%) Cisco
3 21 (13.91%) Oracle
4 16 (10.60%) VMware
5 9 (5.96%) Cognos
6 7 (4.64%) IBM
7 6 (3.97%) SAP
8 5 (3.31%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (2.65%) Citrix
10 3 (1.99%) Sun
10 3 (1.99%) Business Objects
11 2 (1.32%) Adobe
11 2 (1.32%) HP
11 2 (1.32%) Tableau
11 2 (1.32%) Sitecore
11 2 (1.32%) hybris
12 1 (0.66%) FalconStor
12 1 (0.66%) Sencha
12 1 (0.66%) Appcelerator
12 1 (0.66%) Lumesse
Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25k-35k + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Flex Benefits, Pension, Bonus Scheme,
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
TUI Group
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £26500.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £19,000 to £21,000 per annum + benefits inc pension & share optio
Posted: 6 days ago
Cranfield, Bedford, Bedfordshire (MK43)
Guru Careers
Salary: £20 - 23k + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Luton
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + package
Posted: 17 days ago
Bedfordshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £26500.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £26500.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago