The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 18 21 10
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -11
Permanent jobs citing Degree 44 34 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 9.46% 11.68% 17.80%
As % of the Qualifications category 33.85% 39.08% 41.59%
Number of salaries quoted 31 14 41
Average salary £42,500 £23,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+80.85% -32.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,500 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Degree
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheltenham region.

Qualifications Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
130 87 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 27.96% 29.90% 42.80%
Number of salaries quoted 98 63 93
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Degree across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Degree
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Degree across the Cheltenham region.

Degree Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Degree
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Degree across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Degree Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 27 (36.00%) Finance
2 21 (28.00%) Telecoms
2 21 (28.00%) Banking
3 18 (24.00%) People Management
4 17 (22.67%) C++
5 14 (18.67%) Windows
6 13 (17.33%) C
7 11 (14.67%) C#
7 11 (14.67%) HTML
7 11 (14.67%) Software Engineering
7 11 (14.67%) Computer Science
7 11 (14.67%) Git (software)
7 11 (14.67%) HTML5
8 10 (13.33%) JavaScript
8 10 (13.33%) CSS
8 10 (13.33%) Linux
8 10 (13.33%) ISEB
8 10 (13.33%) Subversion
8 10 (13.33%) Web Development
8 10 (13.33%) Open Source
8 10 (13.33%) CSS3
8 10 (13.33%) QUnit
8 10 (13.33%) Jasmine
8 10 (13.33%) Web Application Development
8 10 (13.33%) GitHub
9 9 (12.00%) Electronics
10 8 (10.67%) PRINCE2
10 8 (10.67%) DNS
10 8 (10.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 8 (10.67%) PMP

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 (1.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (5.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.67%) DNS
2 7 (9.33%) DHCP
2 7 (9.33%) TCP/IP
3 4 (5.33%) LAN
4 3 (4.00%) WAN
4 3 (4.00%) SMTP
4 3 (4.00%) FTP
4 3 (4.00%) HTTP
4 3 (4.00%) SSL
4 3 (4.00%) Network Security
4 3 (4.00%) Telnet
4 3 (4.00%) Firewall
4 3 (4.00%) LDAP
5 2 (2.67%) Internet
6 1 (1.33%) tcpdump
6 1 (1.33%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.33%) Wireshark
6 1 (1.33%) VPN
6 1 (1.33%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (4.00%) Big Data
2 2 (2.67%) Apache Accumulo
2 2 (2.67%) MySQL
2 2 (2.67%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 11 (14.67%) Git (software)
2 10 (13.33%) QUnit
2 10 (13.33%) Jasmine
2 10 (13.33%) Subversion
3 1 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.33%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (1.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.33%) Xcode
General
1 27 (36.00%) Finance
2 21 (28.00%) Telecoms
2 21 (28.00%) Banking
3 9 (12.00%) Electronics
4 3 (4.00%) Aerospace
4 3 (4.00%) Local Government
5 1 (1.33%) Marketing
5 1 (1.33%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 15 (20.00%) Developer
2 14 (18.67%) Analyst
3 10 (13.33%) Graduate
3 10 (13.33%) Web Developer
4 9 (12.00%) Business Analyst
5 8 (10.67%) Junior
5 8 (10.67%) Project Manager
5 8 (10.67%) Consultant
5 8 (10.67%) Senior Developer
5 8 (10.67%) Financial Business Analyst
5 8 (10.67%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 7 (9.33%) Software Engineer
7 5 (6.67%) Lead Developer
7 5 (6.67%) Design Engineer
7 5 (6.67%) Senior Web Developer
7 5 (6.67%) Electronics Engineer
7 5 (6.67%) Lead Web Developer
8 4 (5.33%) Security Analyst
9 3 (4.00%) C++ Software Engineer
9 3 (4.00%) IT Auditor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (14.67%) HTML
1 11 (14.67%) HTML5
2 10 (13.33%) CSS3
2 10 (13.33%) CSS
3 3 (4.00%) .NET
4 2 (2.67%) J2EE
4 2 (2.67%) Qt
5 1 (1.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (1.33%) iOS SDK
5 1 (1.33%) MFC
5 1 (1.33%) WCF
5 1 (1.33%) WPF
5 1 (1.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.67%) Computer Science
2 10 (13.33%) Open Source
3 3 (4.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.67%) Physics
4 2 (2.67%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.67%) VHDL
4 2 (2.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (1.33%) PKI
5 1 (1.33%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.33%) Social Network
5 1 (1.33%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 14 (18.67%) Windows
2 10 (13.33%) Linux
3 4 (5.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (4.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.33%) UNIX
5 1 (1.33%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (24.00%) People Management
2 11 (14.67%) Software Engineering
3 10 (13.33%) Web Development
3 10 (13.33%) Web Application Development
4 8 (10.67%) PRINCE2
4 8 (10.67%) Information Security
5 7 (9.33%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (9.33%) Cyber Security
6 5 (6.67%) Risk Management
7 4 (5.33%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (5.33%) OO
7 4 (5.33%) OOD
7 4 (5.33%) Time Management
8 3 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (4.00%) Unit Testing
8 3 (4.00%) Integration Testing
8 3 (4.00%) Waterfall
8 3 (4.00%) DoDAF
8 3 (4.00%) MODAF
8 3 (4.00%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 17 (22.67%) C++
2 13 (17.33%) C
3 11 (14.67%) C#
4 10 (13.33%) JavaScript
5 4 (5.33%) Embedded C++
6 3 (4.00%) Java
7 2 (2.67%) SQL
7 2 (2.67%) Python
7 2 (2.67%) Embedded C
8 1 (1.33%) Assembly Language
8 1 (1.33%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.33%) Ruby
8 1 (1.33%) VB
8 1 (1.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (13.33%) ISEB
2 8 (10.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 8 (10.67%) PMP
2 8 (10.67%) PMI Certification
3 7 (9.33%) SC Cleared
3 7 (9.33%) Security Cleared
4 6 (8.00%) DV Cleared
5 3 (4.00%) CCNA
5 3 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (4.00%) Postgraduate
6 1 (1.33%) PhD
6 1 (1.33%) CCNP
6 1 (1.33%) CISSP
6 1 (1.33%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.33%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.33%) DO-178B
System Software
1 5 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 5 (6.67%) Firmware
2 2 (2.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.33%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (4.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (10.67%) ION Trading
2 7 (9.33%) VMware
3 5 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.00%) Juniper
4 3 (4.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (4.00%) Cisco
5 2 (2.67%) Oracle
5 2 (2.67%) Xilinx
6 1 (1.33%) ArcSight