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

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 10 19 18
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -1
Permanent jobs citing Degree 24 17 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 18.90% 11.81% 9.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 48.00% 42.50% 42.31%
Number of salaries quoted 23 17 10
Average salary £43,500 £50,000 £26,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.00% +86.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £26,500 £17,450
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
50 40 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 39.37% 27.78% 21.85%
Number of salaries quoted 49 40 25
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £24,000 £28,650
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £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 22 December 2014.

Degree Salary Histogram in Bolton

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 24 (58.54%) C#
2 23 (56.10%) .NET
3 19 (46.34%) HTML
3 19 (46.34%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (36.59%) JavaScript
4 15 (36.59%) ASP.NET
5 14 (34.15%) MVC
6 13 (31.71%) OOP
6 13 (31.71%) Scrum
6 13 (31.71%) HTML5
7 12 (29.27%) Computer Science
7 12 (29.27%) SQL
8 11 (26.83%) CSS
8 11 (26.83%) Windows
9 10 (24.39%) TDD
10 9 (21.95%) Java
10 9 (21.95%) C++
10 9 (21.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 7 (17.07%) KnockoutJS
11 7 (17.07%) AngularJS
11 7 (17.07%) Software Engineering
11 7 (17.07%) NHibernate
11 7 (17.07%) .NET Framework
11 7 (17.07%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 6 (14.63%) Kanban
12 6 (14.63%) Linux
12 6 (14.63%) Technical Architecture
13 5 (12.20%) MS Excel
13 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
14 4 (9.76%) PRINCE2

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 3 (7.32%) IIS
2 2 (4.88%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.88%) CMS
3 1 (2.44%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.44%) SAS
3 1 (2.44%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (12.20%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.44%) SPSS
2 1 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.44%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (2.44%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.44%) Big Data
2 1 (2.44%) OLAP
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.44%) ClearCase
2 1 (2.44%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.44%) TestDirector
General
1 2 (4.88%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Law
2 1 (2.44%) Legal
2 1 (2.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (58.54%) Developer
2 7 (17.07%) Development Manager
2 7 (17.07%) C# Developer
2 7 (17.07%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 7 (17.07%) C# .NET Developer
3 6 (14.63%) Software Manager
3 6 (14.63%) Software Development Manager
3 6 (14.63%) Web Developer
4 4 (9.76%) Project Manager
4 4 (9.76%) PHP Developer
4 4 (9.76%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 2 (4.88%) Junior
5 2 (4.88%) Junior Developer
5 2 (4.88%) C++ Software Developer
5 2 (4.88%) .NET Developer
5 2 (4.88%) C++ Developer
5 2 (4.88%) Graduate
5 2 (4.88%) Software Developer
5 2 (4.88%) Support Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (56.10%) .NET
2 19 (46.34%) HTML
3 15 (36.59%) ASP.NET
4 13 (31.71%) HTML5
5 11 (26.83%) CSS
6 9 (21.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 7 (17.07%) NHibernate
7 7 (17.07%) .NET Framework
7 7 (17.07%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 7 (17.07%) KnockoutJS
7 7 (17.07%) AngularJS
8 4 (9.76%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (4.88%) WCF
9 2 (4.88%) WPF
9 2 (4.88%) WinForms
9 2 (4.88%) MFC
10 1 (2.44%) Swing
10 1 (2.44%) Ajax
10 1 (2.44%) MDX
10 1 (2.44%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 12 (29.27%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.44%) Smartcard
3 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.44%) Credit Risk
3 1 (2.44%) Smart Meter
3 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.83%) Windows
2 6 (14.63%) Linux
3 1 (2.44%) Android
3 1 (2.44%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (46.34%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (34.15%) MVC
3 13 (31.71%) OOP
3 13 (31.71%) Scrum
4 10 (24.39%) TDD
5 7 (17.07%) Software Engineering
6 6 (14.63%) Technical Architecture
6 6 (14.63%) Kanban
7 4 (9.76%) PRINCE2
8 3 (7.32%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (4.88%) Analytics
9 2 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (4.88%) Project Management
10 1 (2.44%) Service Management
10 1 (2.44%) Risk Management
10 1 (2.44%) SEO
10 1 (2.44%) CRM
10 1 (2.44%) ERP
10 1 (2.44%) Data Modelling
10 1 (2.44%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 24 (58.54%) C#
2 15 (36.59%) JavaScript
3 12 (29.27%) SQL
4 9 (21.95%) C++
4 9 (21.95%) Java
5 4 (9.76%) PHP
6 1 (2.44%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) APMP
2 1 (2.44%) ISEB
2 1 (2.44%) CISSP
2 1 (2.44%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.44%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.44%) Juniper
2 1 (2.44%) CheckPoint
2 1 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (2.44%) VMware
2 1 (2.44%) Aruba
2 1 (2.44%) Splunk
2 1 (2.44%) ArcSight
2 1 (2.44%) Exinda
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle
2 1 (2.44%) Cisco
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