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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 29 21 13
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -8
Permanent jobs citing Degree 2 16 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 1.65% 10.46% 23.95%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.76% 33.33% 74.07%
Number of salaries quoted 2 15 40
Average salary £27,500 £22,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -41.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +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
17 48 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 14.05% 31.37% 32.34%
Number of salaries quoted 14 47 53
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (81.25%) C#
3 12 (75.00%) .NET
4 9 (56.25%) SQL
5 8 (50.00%) C++
5 8 (50.00%) Windows
6 7 (43.75%) Java
7 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
7 6 (37.50%) HTML
7 6 (37.50%) Linux
7 6 (37.50%) Software Engineering
7 6 (37.50%) Technical Architecture
7 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
7 6 (37.50%) MVC
7 6 (37.50%) Scrum
8 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
8 5 (31.25%) TDD
8 5 (31.25%) .NET Framework
9 4 (25.00%) Entity Framework
9 4 (25.00%) Web Development
10 3 (18.75%) Marketing
10 3 (18.75%) CSS
10 3 (18.75%) SEO
10 3 (18.75%) Finance
10 3 (18.75%) VB.NET
10 3 (18.75%) HTML5
10 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
10 3 (18.75%) WCF
10 3 (18.75%) jQuery
10 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.25%) NUnit
2 1 (6.25%) ReSharper
2 1 (6.25%) Moq
2 1 (6.25%) SpecFlow
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
1 3 (18.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Software Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Development Manager
3 5 (31.25%) Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Web Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (12.50%) C++ Developer
4 2 (12.50%) C++ Software Developer
4 2 (12.50%) C++/C# Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Graduate
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Architect
5 1 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Business Solution Architect
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Senior .NET Web Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Software Manager
5 1 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (75.00%) .NET
2 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
2 6 (37.50%) HTML
3 5 (31.25%) .NET Framework
4 4 (25.00%) Entity Framework
5 3 (18.75%) HTML5
5 3 (18.75%) jQuery
5 3 (18.75%) WCF
5 3 (18.75%) CSS
6 2 (12.50%) WinForms
6 2 (12.50%) WPF
6 2 (12.50%) MFC
6 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
7 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (6.25%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (6.25%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
2 2 (12.50%) Mathematics
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Smartcard
3 1 (6.25%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (37.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) Scrum
2 6 (37.50%) MVC
2 6 (37.50%) Software Engineering
2 6 (37.50%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (31.25%) TDD
4 4 (25.00%) Web Development
5 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
5 3 (18.75%) SEO
6 2 (12.50%) Project Management
6 2 (12.50%) SDLC
7 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (6.25%) Time Management
7 1 (6.25%) Social Media Marketing
7 1 (6.25%) OOP
7 1 (6.25%) OO
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) C#
2 9 (56.25%) SQL
3 8 (50.00%) C++
4 7 (43.75%) Java
5 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
6 3 (18.75%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) MCP
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
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