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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 17 12 21
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +9
Permanent jobs citing Degree 17 36 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 11.97% 20.69% 8.53%
As % of the Qualifications category 37.78% 63.16% 23.91%
Number of salaries quoted 17 36 10
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +33.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,300 £33,500 £25,450
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £39,250
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
45 57 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 31.69% 32.76% 35.66%
Number of salaries quoted 45 57 45
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,800 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -

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 September 2014.

Degree Salary Histogram in Bolton

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 19 (55.88%) HTML
2 16 (47.06%) .NET
3 15 (44.12%) C#
3 15 (44.12%) ASP.NET
4 13 (38.24%) OOP
5 12 (35.29%) JavaScript
5 12 (35.29%) TDD
5 12 (35.29%) HTML5
6 10 (29.41%) MVC
6 10 (29.41%) CSS
7 9 (26.47%) Scrum
7 9 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (17.65%) Windows
8 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
8 6 (17.65%) .NET Framework
8 6 (17.65%) Computer Science
8 6 (17.65%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 5 (14.71%) Web Development
9 5 (14.71%) SQL
9 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
10 4 (11.76%) SLA
10 4 (11.76%) Cisco
10 4 (11.76%) Juniper
10 4 (11.76%) PHP
10 4 (11.76%) Firewall
10 4 (11.76%) CheckPoint
10 4 (11.76%) NHibernate
10 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
1 2 (5.88%) CMS
2 1 (2.94%) IIS
2 1 (2.94%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.94%) SAS
2 1 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.88%) MS Office
3 1 (2.94%) PowerPivot
3 1 (2.94%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) Firewall
2 2 (5.88%) DHCP
2 2 (5.88%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.94%) Big Data
4 1 (2.94%) OLAP
4 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (2.94%) Finance
1 1 (2.94%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (67.65%) Developer
2 11 (32.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 11 (32.35%) C# .NET Developer
2 11 (32.35%) C# Developer
3 9 (26.47%) .NET Developer
4 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (11.76%) PHP Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Network Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Web Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) SQL Developer
7 1 (2.94%) IT Support
7 1 (2.94%) Junior IT Support
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Credit Risk Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) 1st Line Support Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Credit Risk Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) C# Web Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Risk Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (55.88%) HTML
2 16 (47.06%) .NET
3 15 (44.12%) ASP.NET
4 12 (35.29%) HTML5
5 10 (29.41%) CSS
6 6 (17.65%) .NET Framework
6 6 (17.65%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 4 (11.76%) NHibernate
7 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (11.76%) KnockoutJS
7 4 (11.76%) AngularJS
8 3 (8.82%) jQuery
8 3 (8.82%) Ajax
9 1 (2.94%) MDX
9 1 (2.94%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.88%) User Experience
3 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.94%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.65%) Windows
2 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (5.88%) Windows 7
2 2 (5.88%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (38.24%) OOP
2 12 (35.29%) TDD
3 10 (29.41%) MVC
4 9 (26.47%) Scrum
4 9 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (14.71%) Web Development
6 3 (8.82%) Kanban
7 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (5.88%) OOD
7 2 (5.88%) OO
7 2 (5.88%) Analytics
8 1 (2.94%) Customer Analytics
8 1 (2.94%) Risk Analytics
8 1 (2.94%) Logistics
8 1 (2.94%) Software Engineering
8 1 (2.94%) ERP
8 1 (2.94%) Data Modelling
8 1 (2.94%) ETL
8 1 (2.94%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 15 (44.12%) C#
2 12 (35.29%) JavaScript
3 5 (14.71%) SQL
4 4 (11.76%) PHP
5 2 (5.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (8.82%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) Backup Exec
1 2 (5.88%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) Cisco
1 4 (11.76%) Juniper
1 4 (11.76%) CheckPoint
1 4 (11.76%) Aruba
1 4 (11.76%) Exinda
2 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.94%) Salesforce.com