The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Bolton region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 19 10 11
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +1
Permanent jobs citing Degree 17 43 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 10.76% 25.60% 16.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 33.33% 75.44% 41.27%
Number of salaries quoted 16 43 26
Average salary £25,250 £37,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.66% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,750 £35,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £41,250
UK excluding London average salary £38,250 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Qualifications Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
51 57 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 32.28% 33.93% 40.13%
Number of salaries quoted 50 56 63
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Degree
Manchester

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 31 July 2014.

Degree Salary Histogram in Bolton

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 21 (60.00%) C#
1 21 (60.00%) .NET
1 21 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 20 (57.14%) HTML
3 14 (40.00%) HTML5
3 14 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 12 (34.29%) TDD
4 12 (34.29%) Scrum
5 11 (31.43%) MVC
6 9 (25.71%) SQL
6 9 (25.71%) CSS
6 9 (25.71%) OOP
6 9 (25.71%) Computer Science
7 8 (22.86%) jQuery
7 8 (22.86%) .NET Framework
7 8 (22.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
8 7 (20.00%) Web Development
9 5 (14.29%) Ajax
9 5 (14.29%) OO
9 5 (14.29%) Windows
10 4 (11.43%) Juniper
10 4 (11.43%) CheckPoint
10 4 (11.43%) Firewall
10 4 (11.43%) OOD
10 4 (11.43%) SLA
10 4 (11.43%) Cisco
10 4 (11.43%) NHibernate
10 4 (11.43%) KnockoutJS
10 4 (11.43%) Exinda

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.86%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) Firewall
2 2 (5.71%) DHCP
2 2 (5.71%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.86%) Big Data
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (2.86%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (71.43%) Developer
2 15 (42.86%) C# Developer
2 15 (42.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 15 (42.86%) C# .NET Developer
3 14 (40.00%) .NET Developer
4 12 (34.29%) ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (14.29%) Web Developer
6 4 (11.43%) Network Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) .NET Web Developer
7 3 (8.57%) C# Web Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Oracle Developer
8 2 (5.71%) SQL Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Senior Oracle Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Software Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Senior Developer
9 1 (2.86%) IT Support
9 1 (2.86%) Junior IT Support
9 1 (2.86%) Support Analyst
9 1 (2.86%) Support Engineer
9 1 (2.86%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (60.00%) .NET
1 21 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 20 (57.14%) HTML
3 14 (40.00%) HTML5
4 9 (25.71%) CSS
5 8 (22.86%) jQuery
5 8 (22.86%) .NET Framework
5 8 (22.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 5 (14.29%) Ajax
7 4 (11.43%) NHibernate
7 4 (11.43%) KnockoutJS
7 4 (11.43%) AngularJS
7 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (8.57%) COM+
9 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (2.86%) WCF
10 1 (2.86%) WPF
10 1 (2.86%) LINQ
10 1 (2.86%) JSON
10 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.57%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.71%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.29%) Windows
2 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (5.71%) Linux
2 2 (5.71%) UNIX
2 2 (5.71%) Windows 7
2 2 (5.71%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) TDD
1 12 (34.29%) Scrum
2 11 (31.43%) MVC
3 9 (25.71%) OOP
4 7 (20.00%) Web Development
5 5 (14.29%) OO
6 4 (11.43%) OOD
7 3 (8.57%) Software Engineering
7 3 (8.57%) Kanban
8 2 (5.71%) Mobile Application Development
9 1 (2.86%) User Stories
9 1 (2.86%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (2.86%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 21 (60.00%) C#
2 14 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (25.71%) SQL
4 2 (5.71%) T-SQL
4 2 (5.71%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) CCNA
1 3 (8.57%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.71%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) Backup Exec
1 2 (5.71%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (11.43%) Juniper
1 4 (11.43%) CheckPoint
1 4 (11.43%) Cisco
1 4 (11.43%) Exinda
1 4 (11.43%) Aruba
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
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