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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 23 29 26
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Permanent jobs citing Degree 82 75 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 8.52% 7.40% 7.62%
As % of the Qualifications category 35.04% 32.61% 30.53%
Number of salaries quoted 68 67 70
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
234 230 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 24.32% 22.68% 24.98%
Number of salaries quoted 209 204 248
Average salary £42,500 £38,250 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -0.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,470 £57,750
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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +6 27 £40,000 +14.28% 7
Bedford +1 26 £37,000 +34.54% 1
Dunstable -10 1 £37,500 +36.36%
Biggleswade - 1 - -
Shefford - 1 £33,000 -
Degree
East of England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 105 (43.57%) Computer Science
2 54 (22.41%) SQL
3 53 (21.99%) Microsoft
4 41 (17.01%) Oracle
4 41 (17.01%) Project Management
5 37 (15.35%) Cisco
6 35 (14.52%) MS Excel
7 34 (14.11%) .NET
7 34 (14.11%) XML
8 32 (13.28%) SAN
9 31 (12.86%) Windows
10 30 (12.45%) TCP/IP
10 30 (12.45%) Agile Software Development
10 30 (12.45%) Software Engineering
11 29 (12.03%) Telecoms
12 28 (11.62%) VMware
13 27 (11.20%) Firewall
13 27 (11.20%) C#
13 27 (11.20%) Finance
14 26 (10.79%) ASP.NET
15 25 (10.37%) HTML
15 25 (10.37%) SQL Server
16 24 (9.96%) Mathematics
17 23 (9.54%) Web Development
17 23 (9.54%) jQuery
18 22 (9.13%) Cisco Certification
18 22 (9.13%) CCNA
18 22 (9.13%) Mentoring
19 21 (8.71%) Java
19 21 (8.71%) Marketing

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 9 (3.73%) Apache
2 5 (2.07%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.66%) SugarCRM
3 4 (1.66%) Drupal
3 4 (1.66%) WordPress
3 4 (1.66%) WebLogic
4 3 (1.24%) SAS
5 2 (0.83%) NetWeaver
5 2 (0.83%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (0.83%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (0.83%) IIS
6 1 (0.41%) SAP Portal
6 1 (0.41%) Node.js
6 1 (0.41%) WebSphere
Applications
1 35 (14.52%) MS Excel
2 20 (8.30%) MS Office
3 19 (7.88%) XMetaL
4 18 (7.47%) MS PowerPoint
5 13 (5.39%) MS Visio
6 6 (2.49%) MS Project
7 5 (2.07%) FrameMaker
8 2 (0.83%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (2.07%) Agresso
1 5 (2.07%) Cognos TM1
2 4 (1.66%) SAP SD
3 2 (0.83%) SAP FI
3 2 (0.83%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (0.83%) SAP CO
3 2 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.41%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.41%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.66%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (13.28%) SAN
2 30 (12.45%) TCP/IP
3 27 (11.20%) Firewall
4 19 (7.88%) 3G
4 19 (7.88%) 2G
4 19 (7.88%) LTE
5 12 (4.98%) Internet
6 8 (3.32%) Wireless
7 6 (2.49%) NAS
7 6 (2.49%) 4G
7 6 (2.49%) Radio Access Network
7 6 (2.49%) SS7
7 6 (2.49%) Wi-Fi
7 6 (2.49%) SMS
7 6 (2.49%) 3GPP
7 6 (2.49%) VoIP
7 6 (2.49%) Ethernet
8 5 (2.07%) UMTS
8 5 (2.07%) GSM
8 5 (2.07%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (10.37%) SQL Server
2 14 (5.81%) MySQL
3 7 (2.90%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (2.90%) Relational Database
4 6 (2.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (2.49%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (2.49%) Crystal Reports
5 5 (2.07%) FileMaker
5 5 (2.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (2.07%) MS Access
6 4 (1.66%) OLAP
6 4 (1.66%) OLAP Cube
7 3 (1.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (1.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.24%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (1.24%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.83%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (0.83%) Data Mining
8 2 (0.83%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.41%) Cognos Report Studio
Development Applications
1 10 (4.15%) Selenium
2 9 (3.73%) Visual Studio
3 8 (3.32%) JUnit
4 7 (2.90%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (2.49%) Git (software)
6 5 (2.07%) XMLSpy
7 4 (1.66%) Subversion
8 3 (1.24%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.41%) Rational DOORS
9 1 (0.41%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 1 (0.41%) Maven
9 1 (0.41%) JIRA
9 1 (0.41%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.41%) NUnit
9 1 (0.41%) Eclipse
General
1 29 (12.03%) Telecoms
2 27 (11.20%) Finance
3 21 (8.71%) Marketing
4 15 (6.22%) Retail
5 10 (4.15%) Aerospace
6 8 (3.32%) Automotive
7 7 (2.90%) Legal
7 7 (2.90%) Games
8 4 (1.66%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.24%) Back Office
9 3 (1.24%) German Language
10 1 (0.41%) Military
10 1 (0.41%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 48 (19.92%) Developer
2 42 (17.43%) Analyst
3 37 (15.35%) Junior
4 24 (9.96%) Network Engineer
5 22 (9.13%) Support Engineer
6 20 (8.30%) Business Analyst
7 19 (7.88%) Author
7 19 (7.88%) Technical Author
8 17 (7.05%) Graduate
8 17 (7.05%) Operations Engineer
9 15 (6.22%) Tester
10 14 (5.81%) Systems Tester
10 14 (5.81%) Network Support Engineer
10 14 (5.81%) Network Support
10 14 (5.81%) Junior Tester
10 14 (5.81%) Junior Technical Author
11 12 (4.98%) Software Developer
12 10 (4.15%) C# Developer
12 10 (4.15%) C# .NET Developer
13 9 (3.73%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (14.11%) .NET
1 34 (14.11%) XML
2 26 (10.79%) ASP.NET
3 25 (10.37%) HTML
4 23 (9.54%) jQuery
5 15 (6.22%) Ajax
6 13 (5.39%) Web Services
7 9 (3.73%) WCF
8 8 (3.32%) HTML5
8 8 (3.32%) Silverlight
8 8 (3.32%) Struts
8 8 (3.32%) J2EE
8 8 (3.32%) EJB
8 8 (3.32%) CSS
8 8 (3.32%) JSP
9 7 (2.90%) LAMP
9 7 (2.90%) WPF
10 5 (2.07%) AngularJS
11 3 (1.24%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 3 (1.24%) Highcharts JS
Miscellaneous
1 105 (43.57%) Computer Science
2 24 (9.96%) Mathematics
3 18 (7.47%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (4.56%) Performance Metrics
4 11 (4.56%) Management Information System
5 10 (4.15%) Physics
6 9 (3.73%) Social Media
6 9 (3.73%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (3.32%) Replication
8 7 (2.90%) User Experience
8 7 (2.90%) Data Structures
9 6 (2.49%) Symmetrix DMX
9 6 (2.49%) CLARiiON
9 6 (2.49%) EMC Centera
10 5 (2.07%) E-Learning
10 5 (2.07%) Mobile App
11 4 (1.66%) Copywriting
11 4 (1.66%) Economics
11 4 (1.66%) Statistics
11 4 (1.66%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 31 (12.86%) Windows
2 20 (8.30%) Linux
3 19 (7.88%) UNIX
4 13 (5.39%) Windows 7
5 7 (2.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.24%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.24%) Debian
6 3 (1.24%) Android
7 2 (0.83%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (0.83%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.41%) Windows NT
8 1 (0.41%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.41%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (17.01%) Project Management
2 30 (12.45%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (12.45%) Software Engineering
3 23 (9.54%) Web Development
4 22 (9.13%) Mentoring
5 18 (7.47%) ITIL
6 15 (6.22%) Data Analysis
6 15 (6.22%) System Testing
7 14 (5.81%) CRM
8 13 (5.39%) Performance Management
9 12 (4.98%) Migration
10 11 (4.56%) Scrum
10 11 (4.56%) UML
10 11 (4.56%) ERP
10 11 (4.56%) Business Analysis
11 10 (4.15%) Kanban
12 9 (3.73%) Unit Testing
12 9 (3.73%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (3.73%) Service Delivery
13 8 (3.32%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 54 (22.41%) SQL
2 27 (11.20%) C#
3 21 (8.71%) Java
4 19 (7.88%) JavaScript
4 19 (7.88%) VB.NET
5 12 (4.98%) VBA
5 12 (4.98%) PHP
6 10 (4.15%) C
7 7 (2.90%) VB
8 6 (2.49%) Python
9 5 (2.07%) PowerShell
9 5 (2.07%) C++
10 4 (1.66%) Perl
10 4 (1.66%) MATLAB
11 2 (0.83%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.83%) VBScript
12 1 (0.41%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.41%) RPG
12 1 (0.41%) XAML
12 1 (0.41%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 22 (9.13%) Cisco Certification
1 22 (9.13%) CCNA
2 18 (7.47%) ISEB
3 10 (4.15%) PhD
4 9 (3.73%) MCITP
4 9 (3.73%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (3.32%) Sun Certification
6 6 (2.49%) CBAP
7 5 (2.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (1.24%) SC Cleared
8 3 (1.24%) Security Cleared
8 3 (1.24%) Oracle Certification
9 2 (0.83%) MCP
9 2 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.83%) CISM
9 2 (0.83%) CISSP
9 2 (0.83%) VCP5
10 1 (0.41%) HNC
10 1 (0.41%) MCSE
10 1 (0.41%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.39%) SLA
2 4 (1.66%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.24%) QA
4 2 (0.83%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (8.71%) Active Directory
2 18 (7.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (4.98%) VMware ESX
4 6 (2.49%) Firmware
5 5 (2.07%) VMFS
5 5 (2.07%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (1.24%) vCloud
6 3 (1.24%) Snort
6 3 (1.24%) Xen
7 2 (0.83%) vSphere
8 1 (0.41%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 3 (1.24%) Nagios
2 2 (0.83%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 53 (21.99%) Microsoft
2 41 (17.01%) Oracle
3 37 (15.35%) Cisco
4 28 (11.62%) VMware
5 13 (5.39%) SAP
6 11 (4.56%) NetApp
7 9 (3.73%) EMC
8 8 (3.32%) Sun
8 8 (3.32%) Cognos
9 6 (2.49%) IBM
9 6 (2.49%) HP
9 6 (2.49%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (1.66%) Siebel
10 4 (1.66%) Capita
11 3 (1.24%) Business Objects
11 3 (1.24%) Dell
12 2 (0.83%) Adobe
12 2 (0.83%) Sitecore
12 2 (0.83%) hybris
12 2 (0.83%) Tableau
Luton, Bedfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25k-35k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45k - 48k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Luton
Luton Borough Council
Salary: £36,571 - £39,267 p.a. plus car benefit £3,203 p.a.
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £19,000 to £21,000 per annum + bens including pension & share opt
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: ASAP
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Cranfield University
Salary: From £39,750 to £44,308 per annum (with additional pay up to £54,277)
Posted: 8 days ago
Luton
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 16 days ago