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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 19 20 28
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +8
Permanent jobs citing Degree 184 169 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 10.45% 9.91% 8.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 48.81% 40.33% 37.87%
Number of salaries quoted 117 113 121
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £20,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,600 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
377 419 404
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 21.42% 24.57% 22.23%
Number of salaries quoted 287 287 305
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £23,990
10% offered a salary of more than £56,800 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015. 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 +1 46 £42,500 +23.18% 10
Crewe +8 35 £37,500 +23.96% 6
Chester -6 25 £26,041 -40.47% 14
Runcorn 0 12 £45,000 +87.50% 1
Macclesfield +13 11 £35,000 - 1
Knutsford +1 10 £37,500 -
Wilmslow -1 4 £22,500 -30.76%
Northwich - 1 £37,500 -
Frodsham - 1 £32,500 -
Middlewich - 1 £35,000 -
Degree
North West

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 95 (29.50%) SQL
1 95 (29.50%) Finance
2 74 (22.98%) Microsoft
3 72 (22.36%) Agile Software Development
4 70 (21.74%) Windows
5 64 (19.88%) Computer Science
6 57 (17.70%) ITIL
7 55 (17.08%) .NET
7 55 (17.08%) HTML
8 53 (16.46%) CSS
8 53 (16.46%) MS Excel
9 50 (15.53%) Java
9 50 (15.53%) SQL Server
10 46 (14.29%) JavaScript
11 44 (13.66%) Analytical Skills
12 42 (13.04%) Project Management
13 41 (12.73%) Risk Management
14 36 (11.18%) MS Office
14 36 (11.18%) Web Services
14 36 (11.18%) Microsoft Certification
15 32 (9.94%) C#
15 32 (9.94%) MVC
16 31 (9.63%) Financial Institution
16 31 (9.63%) Windows Server 2012
17 30 (9.32%) User Experience
17 30 (9.32%) Retail
18 29 (9.01%) Active Directory
19 28 (8.70%) jQuery
20 27 (8.39%) .NET Framework
20 27 (8.39%) Software Engineering

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 20 (6.21%) SAS
2 10 (3.11%) IIS
3 9 (2.80%) SharePoint
3 9 (2.80%) MS Exchange
4 7 (2.17%) JBoss
5 6 (1.86%) CMS
5 6 (1.86%) WebSphere
6 5 (1.55%) Lync
6 5 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (1.24%) Umbraco
7 4 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (1.24%) Apache
7 4 (1.24%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.93%) Oracle 9iAS
8 3 (0.93%) Confluence
8 3 (0.93%) Oracle Application Server
8 3 (0.93%) Apache Spark
8 3 (0.93%) Apache Pig
9 2 (0.62%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 53 (16.46%) MS Excel
2 36 (11.18%) MS Office
3 14 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (4.04%) Spreadsheet
5 6 (1.86%) MS Visio
6 4 (1.24%) MS Project
7 3 (0.93%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.93%) ProjectWise
8 2 (0.62%) FastStats
8 2 (0.62%) OmniGraffle
8 2 (0.62%) SOLIDWORKS
8 2 (0.62%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.62%) SPSS
9 1 (0.31%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 11 (3.42%) Dynamics NAV
2 10 (3.11%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (1.55%) Oracle CRM
4 4 (1.24%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (1.24%) Magento
5 3 (0.93%) Primavera
6 2 (0.62%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.31%) SAP MM
7 1 (0.31%) SAP QM
7 1 (0.31%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.55%) GitHub
1 5 (1.55%) Trello
2 4 (1.24%) Google Analytics
2 4 (1.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.24%) Office 365
3 3 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.62%) SmartFocus
5 1 (0.31%) Google Compute Engine
5 1 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 26 (8.07%) Wireless
2 21 (6.52%) TCP/IP
3 19 (5.90%) DNS
4 18 (5.59%) LAN
5 17 (5.28%) WAN
5 17 (5.28%) Firewall
6 15 (4.66%) DHCP
7 11 (3.42%) HTTP
8 9 (2.80%) Network Security
9 7 (2.17%) iSCSI
9 7 (2.17%) Ethernet
10 6 (1.86%) HTTPS
10 6 (1.86%) SSL
11 5 (1.55%) SAN
12 3 (0.93%) VPN
13 2 (0.62%) SNMP
13 2 (0.62%) UMTS
13 2 (0.62%) VoIP
13 2 (0.62%) GPRS
13 2 (0.62%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (15.53%) SQL Server
2 23 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
3 19 (5.90%) Data Mining
4 18 (5.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (5.28%) SQL Server 2012
6 15 (4.66%) SQL Server 2008
6 15 (4.66%) MySQL
7 14 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (2.80%) Oracle Database
8 9 (2.80%) Relational Database
9 5 (1.55%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (1.55%) Oracle Database 10g
10 4 (1.24%) BusinessObjects
10 4 (1.24%) QlikView
10 4 (1.24%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (1.24%) NoSQL
11 3 (0.93%) HBase
11 3 (0.93%) Hadoop
11 3 (0.93%) OLAP Cube
11 3 (0.93%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 11 (3.42%) JIRA
2 7 (2.17%) Git (software)
2 7 (2.17%) Visual Studio
2 7 (2.17%) Subversion
3 6 (1.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 6 (1.86%) Axure RP
4 4 (1.24%) CodeWarrior
5 3 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (0.93%) Jasmine
6 2 (0.62%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.62%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (0.62%) Selenium
6 2 (0.62%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.31%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.31%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.31%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 1 (0.31%) Xcode
7 1 (0.31%) JUnit
7 1 (0.31%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.31%) Eclipse
General
1 95 (29.50%) Finance
2 31 (9.63%) Financial Institution
3 30 (9.32%) Retail
4 23 (7.14%) Manufacturing
4 23 (7.14%) Marketing
5 20 (6.21%) Billing
6 19 (5.90%) Pharmaceutical
6 19 (5.90%) Telecoms
7 17 (5.28%) Banking
8 9 (2.80%) Electronics
9 8 (2.48%) Legal
10 7 (2.17%) Investment Banking
11 5 (1.55%) Law
12 4 (1.24%) Corporate Banking
13 3 (0.93%) Games
14 2 (0.62%) Advertising
14 2 (0.62%) Aerospace
14 2 (0.62%) Automotive
15 1 (0.31%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 81 (25.16%) Developer
2 61 (18.94%) Analyst
3 26 (8.07%) Java Developer
4 17 (5.28%) .NET Developer
5 15 (4.66%) Graduate
6 14 (4.35%) Business Analyst
6 14 (4.35%) Support Engineer
7 13 (4.04%) DBA
7 13 (4.04%) Software Engineer
7 13 (4.04%) Service Manager
8 12 (3.73%) Delivery Manager
8 12 (3.73%) Designer
9 11 (3.42%) IT Support
9 11 (3.42%) Support Analyst
9 11 (3.42%) Administrator
9 11 (3.42%) C# Developer
9 11 (3.42%) Senior Developer
10 10 (3.11%) Project Manager
11 9 (2.80%) Technical Manager
12 8 (2.48%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (17.08%) HTML
1 55 (17.08%) .NET
2 53 (16.46%) CSS
3 36 (11.18%) Web Services
4 28 (8.70%) jQuery
5 27 (8.39%) .NET Framework
5 27 (8.39%) ASP.NET
6 25 (7.76%) XML
7 19 (5.90%) HTML5
8 18 (5.59%) ASP.NET MVC
9 13 (4.04%) Entity Framework
10 11 (3.42%) WCF
11 9 (2.80%) KnockoutJS
11 9 (2.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 8 (2.48%) AngularJS
12 8 (2.48%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 8 (2.48%) RESTful
12 8 (2.48%) JSON
12 8 (2.48%) SOAP
13 7 (2.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 64 (19.88%) Computer Science
2 44 (13.66%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (9.32%) User Experience
4 26 (8.07%) Mobile App
5 23 (7.14%) Life Science
6 21 (6.52%) Management Information System
7 14 (4.35%) Mathematics
8 13 (4.04%) Credit Risk
9 11 (3.42%) Clustering
10 10 (3.11%) Statistics
11 8 (2.48%) Thin Client
11 8 (2.48%) Fat Client
12 7 (2.17%) Psychology
12 7 (2.17%) Visualisation
12 7 (2.17%) Replication
12 7 (2.17%) EPoS
12 7 (2.17%) Graphic Design
12 7 (2.17%) SCADA
12 7 (2.17%) Algorithms
13 5 (1.55%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 70 (21.74%) Windows
2 31 (9.63%) Windows Server 2012
3 21 (6.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (4.66%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (4.35%) Apple iOS
5 14 (4.35%) Linux
6 13 (4.04%) Android
7 12 (3.73%) Windows XP
8 11 (3.42%) Windows CE
9 10 (3.11%) UNIX
10 9 (2.80%) Windows 7
11 5 (1.55%) Windows Mobile
12 2 (0.62%) Windows Phone 7
12 2 (0.62%) Windows Phone
12 2 (0.62%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.62%) Solaris
13 1 (0.31%) FreeBSD
13 1 (0.31%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (22.36%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (17.70%) ITIL
3 42 (13.04%) Project Management
4 41 (12.73%) Risk Management
5 32 (9.94%) MVC
6 27 (8.39%) Business Intelligence
6 27 (8.39%) Software Engineering
7 26 (8.07%) Service Delivery
7 26 (8.07%) Business Development
7 26 (8.07%) Analytics
8 25 (7.76%) SDLC
9 24 (7.45%) Customer Engagement
10 23 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
10 23 (7.14%) CRM
11 21 (6.52%) OO
11 21 (6.52%) Scrum
12 20 (6.21%) Service Management
13 19 (5.90%) Stakeholder Management
14 18 (5.59%) Unit Testing
15 15 (4.66%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 95 (29.50%) SQL
2 50 (15.53%) Java
3 46 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 32 (9.94%) C#
5 20 (6.21%) T-SQL
6 17 (5.28%) C
7 12 (3.73%) C++
7 12 (3.73%) PowerShell
8 10 (3.11%) PL/SQL
9 9 (2.80%) Python
10 8 (2.48%) PHP
11 6 (1.86%) Embedded C
11 6 (1.86%) Embedded C++
12 4 (1.24%) RPG
13 3 (0.93%) Prolog
13 3 (0.93%) MATLAB
13 3 (0.93%) VB
13 3 (0.93%) R
14 2 (0.62%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.62%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 36 (11.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (5.59%) HND
3 13 (4.04%) MCSE
4 11 (3.42%) MCSA
4 11 (3.42%) ISEB
5 7 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 7 (2.17%) MBA
5 7 (2.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 6 (1.86%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (1.86%) HNC
6 6 (1.86%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (1.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (1.55%) ISTQB
7 5 (1.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (1.24%) CISA
8 4 (1.24%) CISM
8 4 (1.24%) CISSP
9 3 (0.93%) OCP
9 3 (0.93%) Oracle Certification
9 3 (0.93%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.73%) ISO 9001
2 11 (3.42%) QA
3 9 (2.80%) COBIT
3 9 (2.80%) SLA
4 7 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 3 (0.93%) GAMP
6 3 (0.93%) GMP
7 2 (0.62%) WCAG
7 2 (0.62%) WAI
System Software
1 29 (9.01%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (2.48%) vSphere
3 5 (1.55%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (1.55%) vCloud
4 4 (1.24%) VMware Server
5 3 (0.93%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.62%) Snort
6 2 (0.62%) XenApp
7 1 (0.31%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (3.73%) Backup Exec
2 6 (1.86%) WSUS
3 5 (1.55%) SCCM
4 2 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.31%) Puppet
Vendors
1 74 (22.98%) Microsoft
2 27 (8.39%) Oracle
3 21 (6.52%) VMware
4 11 (3.42%) Cisco
4 11 (3.42%) Citrix
5 7 (2.17%) Business Objects
5 7 (2.17%) Google
6 6 (1.86%) BT
6 6 (1.86%) SAP
6 6 (1.86%) IBM
7 5 (1.55%) HP
7 5 (1.55%) EMC
7 5 (1.55%) Cognizant
7 5 (1.55%) Symantec
7 5 (1.55%) ProCurve
8 4 (1.24%) LogRhythm
8 4 (1.24%) Mentor Graphics
8 4 (1.24%) EPiServer
9 3 (0.93%) Wonderware
9 3 (0.93%) Computacenter
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + OTE 40k
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + OTE 35K
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Connectus
Salary: £20000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
NES IT
Salary: Competitve
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
MBNA
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
MBNA
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Salary: Competitve
Posted: 2 days ago
Macclesfield
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Premier Engineering
Salary: £35000 - £37500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits EXCELLENT BENEFITS PACKAGE
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits EXCELLENT BENEFITS PACKAGE
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Experis Engineering
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Premier IT
Salary: upto £28,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago