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

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 13 19 23
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Permanent jobs citing Degree 28 24 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 15.82% 15.38% 7.89%
As % of the Qualifications category 42.42% 50.00% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 28 23 6
Average salary £48,250 £35,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.85% +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,600 £25,600 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £50,000 £35,000
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
66 48 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 37.29% 30.77% 26.32%
Number of salaries quoted 66 47 26
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,500 £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 6 March 2015.

Degree Salary Histogram in Bolton

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 39 (76.47%) C#
2 38 (74.51%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (70.59%) .NET
4 26 (50.98%) SQL
5 25 (49.02%) Java
5 25 (49.02%) Scrum
6 21 (41.18%) Windows
7 20 (39.22%) C++
7 20 (39.22%) HTML
8 19 (37.25%) JavaScript
8 19 (37.25%) ASP.NET
9 18 (35.29%) MVC
10 17 (33.33%) Computer Science
11 16 (31.37%) Software Engineering
11 16 (31.37%) Technical Architecture
11 16 (31.37%) Linux
12 15 (29.41%) TDD
12 15 (29.41%) HTML5
13 10 (19.61%) OOP
14 8 (15.69%) SQL Server
15 7 (13.73%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 7 (13.73%) Kanban
15 7 (13.73%) Web Development
15 7 (13.73%) .NET Framework
15 7 (13.73%) CSS
15 7 (13.73%) Microsoft
16 6 (11.76%) Finance
16 6 (11.76%) WCF
17 5 (9.80%) MS Excel
18 4 (7.84%) Systems Management Server (SMS)

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 (3.92%) IIS
2 1 (1.96%) SAS
2 1 (1.96%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (9.80%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.96%) SPSS
2 1 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.96%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.96%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.69%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (7.84%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (7.84%) NUnit
1 4 (7.84%) ReSharper
1 4 (7.84%) Moq
1 4 (7.84%) SpecFlow
2 2 (3.92%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.92%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.96%) TestDirector
3 1 (1.96%) ClearCase
General
1 6 (11.76%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Retail
2 3 (5.88%) Marketing
3 1 (1.96%) Law
Job Titles
1 24 (47.06%) Developer
2 18 (35.29%) Development Manager
3 11 (21.57%) Software Development Manager
3 11 (21.57%) Software Manager
4 9 (17.65%) Software Developer
4 9 (17.65%) Project Manager
5 8 (15.69%) Web Developer
5 8 (15.69%) C# Developer
5 8 (15.69%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (7.84%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (7.84%) C# Web Developer
6 4 (7.84%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 2 (3.92%) Product Development Manager
7 2 (3.92%) Product Manager
7 2 (3.92%) C++ Software Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Graduate
7 2 (3.92%) C++ Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Senior Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Senior Android Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (70.59%) .NET
2 20 (39.22%) HTML
3 19 (37.25%) ASP.NET
4 15 (29.41%) HTML5
5 7 (13.73%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 7 (13.73%) CSS
5 7 (13.73%) .NET Framework
6 6 (11.76%) WCF
7 4 (7.84%) KnockoutJS
7 4 (7.84%) AngularJS
7 4 (7.84%) NHibernate
7 4 (7.84%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (7.84%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (5.88%) jQuery
9 2 (3.92%) Android SDK
9 2 (3.92%) WPF
9 2 (3.92%) WinForms
9 2 (3.92%) MFC
10 1 (1.96%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 17 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 4 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.92%) User Experience
3 2 (3.92%) Smart Meter
3 2 (3.92%) Smartcard
4 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.96%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.96%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 21 (41.18%) Windows
2 16 (31.37%) Linux
3 2 (3.92%) Android
4 1 (1.96%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (74.51%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (49.02%) Scrum
3 18 (35.29%) MVC
4 16 (31.37%) Software Engineering
4 16 (31.37%) Technical Architecture
5 15 (29.41%) TDD
6 10 (19.61%) OOP
7 7 (13.73%) Web Development
7 7 (13.73%) Kanban
8 4 (7.84%) Customer Engagement
8 4 (7.84%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (7.84%) Project Management
8 4 (7.84%) PRINCE2
8 4 (7.84%) SEO
9 3 (5.88%) E-Commerce
9 3 (5.88%) Logistics
9 3 (5.88%) Time Management
9 3 (5.88%) Unit Testing
9 3 (5.88%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
9 3 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 39 (76.47%) C#
2 26 (50.98%) SQL
3 25 (49.02%) Java
4 20 (39.22%) C++
5 19 (37.25%) JavaScript
6 3 (5.88%) VB.NET
7 2 (3.92%) C
8 1 (1.96%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (7.84%) APMP
2 2 (3.92%) VCP4
3 1 (1.96%) ISEB
3 1 (1.96%) CISSP
3 1 (1.96%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.96%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 4 (7.84%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (13.73%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.84%) Facebook
2 4 (7.84%) Twitter
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle
3 1 (1.96%) VMware
3 1 (1.96%) Splunk
3 1 (1.96%) ArcSight
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