The first table below looks at the demand 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 August 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 Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 18 19 15
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Permanent jobs citing Degree 191 173 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 10.53% 10.18% 10.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 42.26% 41.89% 40.78%
Number of salaries quoted 128 142 206
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Qualifications Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
452 413 591
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 24.92% 24.31% 25.77%
Number of salaries quoted 327 330 525
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Degree
North West

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 August 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 August 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 +2 58 £34,500 -18.82% 7
Chester +8 52 £33,000 -4.34% 9
Crewe +11 10 £45,000 -9.09% 3
Macclesfield +1 10 £37,500 +50.00% 2
Wilmslow -6 6 £32,500 -13.33% 3
Runcorn +6 5 £24,000 -36.00% 1
Knutsford -16 3 £37,500 - 2
Ellesmere Port - 3 £20,000 -
Daresbury - 1 - -
Degree
North West

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

1 115 (33.43%) SQL
2 87 (25.29%) Microsoft
3 81 (23.55%) SQL Server
4 80 (23.26%) Finance
5 78 (22.67%) .NET
6 76 (22.09%) Computer Science
7 74 (21.51%) C#
8 60 (17.44%) Windows
9 52 (15.12%) HTML
10 49 (14.24%) Project Management
11 48 (13.95%) MS Excel
12 43 (12.50%) Java
12 43 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
13 41 (11.92%) JavaScript
13 41 (11.92%) SAS
14 39 (11.34%) Oracle
15 38 (11.05%) Data Analysis
16 37 (10.76%) Retail
17 34 (9.88%) ASP.NET
17 34 (9.88%) Analytics
18 33 (9.59%) Software Engineering
18 33 (9.59%) QA
19 32 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
19 32 (9.30%) Business Intelligence
20 31 (9.01%) MVC
20 31 (9.01%) CSS
20 31 (9.01%) HTML5
21 30 (8.72%) T-SQL
22 27 (7.85%) VMware
22 27 (7.85%) Marketing

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 41 (11.92%) SAS
2 14 (4.07%) MS Exchange
3 11 (3.20%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (2.62%) Tomcat
5 8 (2.33%) IIS
6 7 (2.03%) SharePoint
7 6 (1.74%) Lync
8 5 (1.45%) Oracle Spatial
9 4 (1.16%) WordPress
9 4 (1.16%) CMS
10 3 (0.87%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.29%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 1 (0.29%) ColdFusion
11 1 (0.29%) IBM HTTP Server
11 1 (0.29%) MS Project Server
11 1 (0.29%) Umbraco
Applications
1 48 (13.95%) MS Excel
2 24 (6.98%) MS Office
3 9 (2.62%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.45%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.58%) Adobe After Effects
5 2 (0.58%) SPSS
5 2 (0.58%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.58%) MS Project
6 1 (0.29%) Maya
Business Applications
1 8 (2.33%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (1.45%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (1.45%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.58%) Magento
4 1 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.29%) GoldMine
4 1 (0.29%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.87%) Office 365
2 2 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.29%) SaaS
3 1 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.29%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.29%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (0.29%) Route 53
3 1 (0.29%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.36%) VPN
2 13 (3.78%) TCP/IP
2 13 (3.78%) Firewall
3 9 (2.62%) SAN
3 9 (2.62%) Network Security
4 7 (2.03%) DNS
5 6 (1.74%) DHCP
6 5 (1.45%) ADSL
6 5 (1.45%) Internet
7 4 (1.16%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (1.16%) LAN
7 4 (1.16%) WAN
8 3 (0.87%) LDAP
8 3 (0.87%) Ethernet
8 3 (0.87%) VoIP
8 3 (0.87%) ISDN
8 3 (0.87%) VLAN
8 3 (0.87%) NAS
9 2 (0.58%) iSCSI
9 2 (0.58%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (23.55%) SQL Server
2 27 (7.85%) Relational Database
3 24 (6.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 22 (6.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (4.36%) Data Warehouse
5 15 (4.36%) SQL Server 2008
6 13 (3.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 12 (3.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 12 (3.49%) Data Mining
8 7 (2.03%) MySQL
9 6 (1.74%) BusinessObjects
9 6 (1.74%) OLAP
10 5 (1.45%) Oracle Database
11 3 (0.87%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (0.87%) OLTP
11 3 (0.87%) RDBMS
11 3 (0.87%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (0.87%) QlikView
12 2 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (0.58%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 15 (4.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (2.62%) Eclipse
3 8 (2.33%) Subversion
4 6 (1.74%) Oracle Forms
4 6 (1.74%) Visual Studio
5 5 (1.45%) Git (software)
6 3 (0.87%) PhoneGap
7 2 (0.58%) JIRA
8 1 (0.29%) JUnit
8 1 (0.29%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (0.29%) Introscope
8 1 (0.29%) ChangeMan
8 1 (0.29%) Selenium
8 1 (0.29%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 1 (0.29%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.29%) Hudson
8 1 (0.29%) Mockito
8 1 (0.29%) Jenkins
General
1 80 (23.26%) Finance
2 37 (10.76%) Retail
3 27 (7.85%) Marketing
4 15 (4.36%) Manufacturing
5 12 (3.49%) Banking
6 11 (3.20%) Advertising
7 8 (2.33%) Telecoms
8 7 (2.03%) Games
8 7 (2.03%) Financial Institution
9 6 (1.74%) French Language
9 6 (1.74%) German Language
9 6 (1.74%) Legal
10 5 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (1.45%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.58%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.58%) Local Government
11 2 (0.58%) Electronics
11 2 (0.58%) Law
12 1 (0.29%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.29%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 89 (25.87%) Developer
2 73 (21.22%) Analyst
3 32 (9.30%) Senior Analyst
4 24 (6.98%) Graduate
5 22 (6.40%) Strategy Analyst
6 21 (6.10%) .NET Developer
6 21 (6.10%) Junior
7 17 (4.94%) Architect
8 16 (4.65%) Software Developer
9 12 (3.49%) Java Developer
9 12 (3.49%) Software Engineer
9 12 (3.49%) Web Developer
9 12 (3.49%) Consultant
10 11 (3.20%) Solutions Architect
10 11 (3.20%) Project Manager
10 11 (3.20%) Data Analyst
10 11 (3.20%) Principal Engineer
11 9 (2.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 9 (2.62%) Support Analyst
11 9 (2.62%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (22.67%) .NET
2 52 (15.12%) HTML
3 34 (9.88%) ASP.NET
4 31 (9.01%) CSS
4 31 (9.01%) HTML5
5 20 (5.81%) Web Services
5 20 (5.81%) XML
6 15 (4.36%) CSS3
7 12 (3.49%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (3.20%) jQuery
9 10 (2.91%) RESTful
9 10 (2.91%) Spring
9 10 (2.91%) XSLT
10 9 (2.62%) Hibernate
10 9 (2.62%) JSON
10 9 (2.62%) Java SE
10 9 (2.62%) Java EE
10 9 (2.62%) GWT
10 9 (2.62%) JPA
11 7 (2.03%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 76 (22.09%) Computer Science
2 20 (5.81%) Mathematics
3 19 (5.52%) Enterprise Software
4 17 (4.94%) Statistics
5 16 (4.65%) Physics
6 13 (3.78%) Thin Client
6 13 (3.78%) Fat Client
7 12 (3.49%) Open Source
8 11 (3.20%) Management Information System
9 10 (2.91%) NHS
10 9 (2.62%) Mobile App
11 8 (2.33%) Informatics
11 8 (2.33%) GIS
12 7 (2.03%) Client/Server
12 7 (2.03%) Social Media
13 6 (1.74%) SystemC
13 6 (1.74%) Visualisation
13 6 (1.74%) SCADA
14 5 (1.45%) Economics
15 4 (1.16%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 60 (17.44%) Windows
2 26 (7.56%) UNIX
3 18 (5.23%) Linux
4 13 (3.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (3.20%) Windows 7
6 10 (2.91%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (2.03%) Android
8 5 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (0.87%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.87%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.58%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.58%) VxWorks
11 1 (0.29%) AIX
11 1 (0.29%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (14.24%) Project Management
2 43 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (11.05%) Data Analysis
4 34 (9.88%) Analytics
5 33 (9.59%) Software Engineering
6 32 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
6 32 (9.30%) Business Intelligence
7 31 (9.01%) MVC
8 25 (7.27%) Business Development
8 25 (7.27%) TDD
9 21 (6.10%) Web Development
9 21 (6.10%) PRINCE2
10 19 (5.52%) Scrum
11 18 (5.23%) Change Management
12 17 (4.94%) ITIL
13 16 (4.65%) Performance Management
14 15 (4.36%) SOA
14 15 (4.36%) OO
15 14 (4.07%) ETL
16 13 (3.78%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 115 (33.43%) SQL
2 74 (21.51%) C#
3 43 (12.50%) Java
4 41 (11.92%) JavaScript
5 30 (8.72%) T-SQL
6 26 (7.56%) C
7 21 (6.10%) C++
8 19 (5.52%) Python
9 13 (3.78%) VB
10 12 (3.49%) PowerShell
10 12 (3.49%) VB.NET
11 9 (2.62%) PHP
11 9 (2.62%) PL/SQL
12 7 (2.03%) Perl
13 4 (1.16%) Bash Shell
13 4 (1.16%) VBA
13 4 (1.16%) VBScript
14 3 (0.87%) Golang
15 2 (0.58%) XAML
16 1 (0.29%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 23 (6.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (4.36%) MCSE
3 14 (4.07%) HND
4 12 (3.49%) ISEB
5 9 (2.62%) MCSA
6 8 (2.33%) MCITP
7 6 (1.74%) Security Cleared
7 6 (1.74%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (1.45%) MCTS
9 4 (1.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (1.16%) EnCE
9 4 (1.16%) CEH
9 4 (1.16%) CISSP
9 4 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (0.87%) PMP
10 3 (0.87%) PMI Certification
10 3 (0.87%) NVQ Level 4
11 2 (0.58%) ISTQB
11 2 (0.58%) MBA
12 1 (0.29%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (9.59%) QA
2 2 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.29%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.29%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (4.94%) Active Directory
1 17 (4.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (4.65%) Hyper-V
3 13 (3.78%) XenApp
4 10 (2.91%) vSphere
5 8 (2.33%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.58%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.29%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 3 (0.87%) NetBackup
1 3 (0.87%) SCCM
1 3 (0.87%) SCOM
1 3 (0.87%) Puppet
2 1 (0.29%) Legato
2 1 (0.29%) CA Endevor
2 1 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.29%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 87 (25.29%) Microsoft
2 39 (11.34%) Oracle
3 27 (7.85%) VMware
4 12 (3.49%) Google
4 12 (3.49%) Citrix
5 10 (2.91%) SAP
6 7 (2.03%) Business Objects
6 7 (2.03%) IBM
6 7 (2.03%) HP
7 6 (1.74%) Dell
7 6 (1.74%) Avaya
8 5 (1.45%) Adobe
8 5 (1.45%) Cisco
8 5 (1.45%) Dundas
9 3 (0.87%) CommVault
9 3 (0.87%) Mapinfo
9 3 (0.87%) Sony
9 3 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.58%) Ektron
10 2 (0.58%) Remedy
Knutsford, Cheshire
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: Excellent DOE
Posted: 23 minutes ago
Cheshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Great Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 59 minutes ago
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + Great Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
Crewe, United Kingdom
Bentley Motors
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cheshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £51000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 hours ago
Northwich, Cheshire
In View Technology
Salary: From £17,000 to £18,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Northwich, Cheshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £25k per year + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Northwich, Cheshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £40k per year + Bonus, Car, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Venturi
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum + +Benefits+Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £17000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Sandbach, Cheshire
The SmartList
Salary: 28-30k
Posted: 6 days ago