The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 20 20 15
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Permanent jobs citing Degree 181 150 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 9.24% 9.45% 12.68%
As % of the Qualifications category 39.35% 34.88% 43.89%
Number of salaries quoted 140 129 191
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Degree
North West

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

Qualifications Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
460 430 597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 23.49% 27.08% 28.88%
Number of salaries quoted 358 346 475
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Degree
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Degree Salary Trend in Cheshire

Degree
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Degree across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Degree Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Degree
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +9 56 £35,000 -15.15% 16
Chester -4 31 £47,250 +19.62% 6
Knutsford -10 15 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Macclesfield +8 14 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Crewe +1 6 £45,000 +80.00% 2
Runcorn 0 3 £29,500 -15.71% 4
Wilmslow -10 3 £38,500 +87.80% 2
Daresbury - 1 £42,500 - 2
Degree
North West

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

1 102 (29.06%) SQL
2 92 (26.21%) SQL Server
3 91 (25.93%) Finance
4 81 (23.08%) Computer Science
5 78 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 73 (20.80%) Agile Software Development
7 67 (19.09%) .NET
8 65 (18.52%) C#
9 55 (15.67%) Windows
9 55 (15.67%) Project Management
10 54 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
11 45 (12.82%) HTML
12 40 (11.40%) Business Intelligence
13 39 (11.11%) JavaScript
14 37 (10.54%) ASP.NET
15 36 (10.26%) Oracle
16 35 (9.97%) MS Excel
16 35 (9.97%) Data Analysis
16 35 (9.97%) Analytics
17 34 (9.69%) T-SQL
18 33 (9.40%) CSS
19 32 (9.12%) QA
19 32 (9.12%) Marketing
20 31 (8.83%) Java
20 31 (8.83%) SAS
21 30 (8.55%) Mathematics
21 30 (8.55%) Software Engineering
21 30 (8.55%) Relational Database
22 28 (7.98%) Retail
22 28 (7.98%) VMware

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 31 (8.83%) SAS
2 14 (3.99%) MS Exchange
3 12 (3.42%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (3.13%) Lync
5 8 (2.28%) Tomcat
5 8 (2.28%) SharePoint
6 5 (1.42%) Oracle Spatial
6 5 (1.42%) WebSphere
6 5 (1.42%) IIS
7 3 (0.85%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 3 (0.85%) IBM HTTP Server
8 2 (0.57%) CMS
8 2 (0.57%) MS Project Server
8 2 (0.57%) WordPress
9 1 (0.28%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 35 (9.97%) MS Excel
2 21 (5.98%) MS Office
3 15 (4.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (2.28%) SPSS
5 5 (1.42%) FastStats
6 2 (0.57%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.57%) MS Project
6 2 (0.57%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.28%) Adobe Captivate
7 1 (0.28%) Maya
Business Applications
1 6 (1.71%) SAP FI/CO
1 6 (1.71%) SAP FI
1 6 (1.71%) SAP CO
1 6 (1.71%) SAP BPC
2 5 (1.42%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (1.42%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (1.14%) Oracle ERP
3 4 (1.14%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.57%) SAP MDM
4 2 (0.57%) Magento
5 1 (0.28%) Sage 50
5 1 (0.28%) GoldMine
5 1 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.85%) Office 365
1 3 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.13%) Firewall
2 8 (2.28%) TCP/IP
2 8 (2.28%) VPN
2 8 (2.28%) SAN
3 7 (1.99%) Network Security
4 6 (1.71%) Internet
5 5 (1.42%) ADSL
6 4 (1.14%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (0.85%) iSCSI
7 3 (0.85%) HTTP
7 3 (0.85%) DHCP
7 3 (0.85%) DNS
7 3 (0.85%) Intranet
8 2 (0.57%) TETRA
8 2 (0.57%) Wireless
9 1 (0.28%) SONET
9 1 (0.28%) DWDM
9 1 (0.28%) CTI
9 1 (0.28%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.28%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (26.21%) SQL Server
2 30 (8.55%) Relational Database
3 24 (6.84%) Data Warehouse
4 19 (5.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 18 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (2.28%) Data Mining
9 6 (1.71%) SAP BW
10 5 (1.42%) Big Data
10 5 (1.42%) MySQL
11 4 (1.14%) OLAP
11 4 (1.14%) RDBMS
11 4 (1.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 4 (1.14%) QlikView
12 3 (0.85%) Informix
12 3 (0.85%) MS Access
13 2 (0.57%) ROLAP
13 2 (0.57%) SAP BI
13 2 (0.57%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 10 (2.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (2.28%) Selenium
2 8 (2.28%) Cucumber
3 7 (1.99%) Git (software)
3 7 (1.99%) JIRA
4 6 (1.71%) Oracle Forms
5 5 (1.42%) QuickTest Pro
5 5 (1.42%) Visual Studio
6 4 (1.14%) FitNesse
7 3 (0.85%) Mockito
7 3 (0.85%) Jenkins
7 3 (0.85%) Eclipse
7 3 (0.85%) JUnit
7 3 (0.85%) Introscope
8 1 (0.28%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.28%) Hudson
8 1 (0.28%) Subversion
8 1 (0.28%) ChangeMan
General
1 91 (25.93%) Finance
2 32 (9.12%) Marketing
3 28 (7.98%) Retail
4 21 (5.98%) Banking
5 17 (4.84%) Manufacturing
6 9 (2.56%) Legal
6 9 (2.56%) Telecoms
7 7 (1.99%) German Language
7 7 (1.99%) Advertising
7 7 (1.99%) Pharmaceutical
8 6 (1.71%) Financial Institution
9 5 (1.42%) Games
10 2 (0.57%) Electronics
10 2 (0.57%) Law
10 2 (0.57%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.57%) Local Government
10 2 (0.57%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.28%) French Language
11 1 (0.28%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.28%) Billing
Job Titles
1 81 (23.08%) Developer
2 77 (21.94%) Analyst
3 27 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
4 26 (7.41%) Junior
5 24 (6.84%) .NET Developer
6 20 (5.70%) Graduate
7 19 (5.41%) Business Analyst
8 17 (4.84%) Data Analyst
9 15 (4.27%) Software Developer
9 15 (4.27%) Architect
9 15 (4.27%) Project Manager
9 15 (4.27%) Insight Analyst
10 14 (3.99%) Principal Engineer
11 12 (3.42%) Strategy Analyst
12 11 (3.13%) Service Manager
12 11 (3.13%) Support Analyst
12 11 (3.13%) Consultant
13 10 (2.85%) Software Engineer
13 10 (2.85%) Java Developer
13 10 (2.85%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (19.09%) .NET
2 45 (12.82%) HTML
3 37 (10.54%) ASP.NET
4 33 (9.40%) CSS
5 23 (6.55%) Web Services
5 23 (6.55%) XML
6 20 (5.70%) HTML5
7 15 (4.27%) XSLT
8 12 (3.42%) JSON
8 12 (3.42%) RESTful
9 11 (3.13%) Spring
10 10 (2.85%) SOAP
11 9 (2.56%) CSS3
11 9 (2.56%) jQuery
12 8 (2.28%) Hibernate
12 8 (2.28%) Java SE
12 8 (2.28%) Java EE
12 8 (2.28%) JPA
12 8 (2.28%) AngularJS
13 7 (1.99%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 81 (23.08%) Computer Science
2 54 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (8.55%) Mathematics
4 19 (5.41%) Statistics
5 17 (4.84%) Management Information System
6 15 (4.27%) Open Source
6 15 (4.27%) Enterprise Software
7 13 (3.70%) Fat Client
7 13 (3.70%) Thin Client
8 11 (3.13%) Physics
9 9 (2.56%) Data Structures
10 8 (2.28%) N-Tier
10 8 (2.28%) Algorithms
10 8 (2.28%) User Experience
10 8 (2.28%) Mobile App
11 7 (1.99%) SCADA
11 7 (1.99%) Client/Server
11 7 (1.99%) GIS
12 6 (1.71%) Social Media
13 5 (1.42%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 55 (15.67%) Windows
2 21 (5.98%) UNIX
3 14 (3.99%) Linux
3 14 (3.99%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (3.42%) Windows 7
5 11 (3.13%) Android
6 9 (2.56%) Apple iOS
7 8 (2.28%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.85%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.57%) VxWorks
9 2 (0.57%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.28%) CentOS
10 1 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.28%) AIX
10 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (20.80%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (15.67%) Project Management
3 40 (11.40%) Business Intelligence
4 35 (9.97%) Data Analysis
4 35 (9.97%) Analytics
5 30 (8.55%) Software Engineering
6 27 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
7 26 (7.41%) ITIL
8 25 (7.12%) Data Modelling
8 25 (7.12%) ETL
8 25 (7.12%) Scrum
9 23 (6.55%) MVC
9 23 (6.55%) Mentoring
10 22 (6.27%) Business Development
10 22 (6.27%) TDD
11 21 (5.98%) PRINCE2
11 21 (5.98%) OO
12 17 (4.84%) OOP
12 17 (4.84%) SOA
12 17 (4.84%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 102 (29.06%) SQL
2 65 (18.52%) C#
3 39 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 34 (9.69%) T-SQL
5 31 (8.83%) Java
6 21 (5.98%) VB
7 16 (4.56%) C
8 14 (3.99%) C++
9 12 (3.42%) VB.NET
10 9 (2.56%) PowerShell
11 7 (1.99%) VB6
12 6 (1.71%) PL/SQL
13 5 (1.42%) Bash Shell
13 5 (1.42%) Perl
13 5 (1.42%) Python
14 4 (1.14%) VBScript
14 4 (1.14%) PHP
15 3 (0.85%) VBA
16 2 (0.57%) Objective-C
16 2 (0.57%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 22 (6.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (3.99%) HND
3 13 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
4 12 (3.42%) ISEB
4 12 (3.42%) MCSE
5 9 (2.56%) Security Cleared
5 9 (2.56%) MCSA
6 6 (1.71%) MBA
6 6 (1.71%) MCTS
7 5 (1.42%) PMP
7 5 (1.42%) PMI Certification
8 4 (1.14%) CISSP
8 4 (1.14%) MCITP
8 4 (1.14%) CEH
8 4 (1.14%) EnCE
9 3 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.57%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.57%) NVQ Level 4
10 2 (0.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (9.12%) QA
2 9 (2.56%) SLA
3 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 18 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (3.99%) XenApp
3 13 (3.70%) Active Directory
4 12 (3.42%) Hyper-V
5 9 (2.56%) vSphere
5 9 (2.56%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.57%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.28%) Firmware
7 1 (0.28%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (1.14%) Puppet
2 1 (0.28%) Opsview
2 1 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.28%) CA Endevor
2 1 (0.28%) Nagios
Vendors
1 78 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 36 (10.26%) Oracle
3 28 (7.98%) VMware
4 18 (5.13%) SAP
5 13 (3.70%) Citrix
6 12 (3.42%) Teradata
7 10 (2.85%) HP
7 10 (2.85%) Informatica
8 9 (2.56%) IBM
9 6 (1.71%) Hyperion
10 5 (1.42%) SmartFocus
10 5 (1.42%) Minitab
11 4 (1.14%) Dundas
12 3 (0.85%) Tableau
12 3 (0.85%) Google
12 3 (0.85%) Avaya
12 3 (0.85%) Adobe
12 3 (0.85%) Compuware
12 3 (0.85%) Cisco
12 3 (0.85%) Dell
Warrington, Cheshire
NES Global Talent
Salary: £25000 to £34000 per annum - Good
Posted: 36 minutes ago
Cheshire
Linux Recruit
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Lymm, Cheshire
KDR
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Home Working / Flex Working Hours
Posted: 2 hours ago
Warrington
KDR Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 16,000 - 18,000 + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Warrington
Ascent People
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + OTE 48K + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wilmslow, Cheshire
LA International
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
H2ecommerce
Salary: Plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £22000 - £25000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Lymm, Cheshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £15000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £37000 - £41000 per annum + +Benefits+Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £44000 per annum + + Great Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Daresbury
AppSense
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Daresbury
AppSense
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago