The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 9 17 23
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +6
Permanent jobs citing Degree 31 24 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 20.95% 16.67% 8.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 55.36% 51.06% 38.46%
Number of salaries quoted 31 23 8
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £26,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +86.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £50,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
Degree
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bolton region.

Qualifications Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
56 47 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 37.84% 32.64% 21.31%
Number of salaries quoted 56 46 24
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,450 £24,300 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Degree across the Bolton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

Degree
Salary Trend in Bolton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Degree across the Bolton region.

Degree Salary Trend in Bolton

Degree
Salary Histogram in Bolton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Degree across the Bolton region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Degree Salary Histogram in Bolton

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 31 (65.96%) C#
2 29 (61.70%) .NET
2 29 (61.70%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (42.55%) Scrum
3 20 (42.55%) SQL
3 20 (42.55%) HTML
4 19 (40.43%) Java
5 17 (36.17%) JavaScript
5 17 (36.17%) Windows
6 16 (34.04%) ASP.NET
6 16 (34.04%) Computer Science
7 15 (31.91%) HTML5
7 15 (31.91%) C++
7 15 (31.91%) MVC
8 13 (27.66%) OOP
9 12 (25.53%) TDD
10 11 (23.40%) Software Engineering
10 11 (23.40%) Technical Architecture
10 11 (23.40%) Linux
11 8 (17.02%) Microsoft
12 7 (14.89%) MS Excel
12 7 (14.89%) CSS
12 7 (14.89%) Kanban
13 5 (10.64%) WCF
13 5 (10.64%) ASP.NET MVC
13 5 (10.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET Web API
14 4 (8.51%) Facebook
14 4 (8.51%) Twitter
14 4 (8.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 2 (4.26%) CMS
1 2 (4.26%) IIS
2 1 (2.13%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.13%) SAS
2 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 7 (14.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.13%) PowerPivot
2 1 (2.13%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (2.13%) MS Project
2 1 (2.13%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.13%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.51%) MongoDB
2 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (6.38%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.13%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 3 (6.38%) NUnit
1 3 (6.38%) ReSharper
1 3 (6.38%) Moq
1 3 (6.38%) SpecFlow
2 2 (4.26%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.26%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.13%) ClearCase
3 1 (2.13%) TestDirector
General
1 3 (6.38%) Retail
1 3 (6.38%) Finance
2 1 (2.13%) Marketing
2 1 (2.13%) Law
Job Titles
1 25 (53.19%) Developer
2 13 (27.66%) Development Manager
3 11 (23.40%) Software Development Manager
3 11 (23.40%) Software Manager
4 9 (19.15%) Web Developer
5 7 (14.89%) C# Developer
5 7 (14.89%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (10.64%) Software Developer
7 4 (8.51%) Project Manager
7 4 (8.51%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 4 (8.51%) PHP Developer
7 4 (8.51%) C# Web Developer
8 3 (6.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (4.26%) Senior Android Developer
9 2 (4.26%) Senior Developer
9 2 (4.26%) C++ Developer
9 2 (4.26%) Graduate
9 2 (4.26%) Android Developer
9 2 (4.26%) Product Development Manager
9 2 (4.26%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (61.70%) .NET
2 20 (42.55%) HTML
3 16 (34.04%) ASP.NET
4 15 (31.91%) HTML5
5 7 (14.89%) CSS
6 5 (10.64%) WCF
6 5 (10.64%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (10.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (6.38%) NHibernate
8 3 (6.38%) .NET Framework
8 3 (6.38%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 3 (6.38%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (6.38%) AngularJS
9 2 (4.26%) Android SDK
9 2 (4.26%) WinForms
9 2 (4.26%) MFC
9 2 (4.26%) WPF
10 1 (2.13%) MDX
10 1 (2.13%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 16 (34.04%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.26%) User Experience
3 2 (4.26%) Smart Meter
4 1 (2.13%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.13%) Smartcard
4 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (36.17%) Windows
2 11 (23.40%) Linux
3 2 (4.26%) Android
4 1 (2.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (61.70%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (42.55%) Scrum
3 15 (31.91%) MVC
4 13 (27.66%) OOP
5 12 (25.53%) TDD
6 11 (23.40%) Software Engineering
6 11 (23.40%) Technical Architecture
7 7 (14.89%) Kanban
8 4 (8.51%) PRINCE2
8 4 (8.51%) Customer Engagement
8 4 (8.51%) Web Development
9 3 (6.38%) Logistics
9 3 (6.38%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (6.38%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (6.38%) E-Commerce
9 3 (6.38%) Project Management
9 3 (6.38%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
10 2 (4.26%) Analytics
10 2 (4.26%) Android Development
10 2 (4.26%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (65.96%) C#
2 20 (42.55%) SQL
3 19 (40.43%) Java
4 17 (36.17%) JavaScript
5 15 (31.91%) C++
6 4 (8.51%) PHP
7 2 (4.26%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (8.51%) APMP
2 1 (2.13%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.13%) ISEB
2 1 (2.13%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.13%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 4 (8.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 8 (17.02%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.51%) Facebook
2 4 (8.51%) Twitter
3 1 (2.13%) Splunk
3 1 (2.13%) ArcSight
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle
3 1 (2.13%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.13%) VMware
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