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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 20 17 14
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Permanent jobs citing Degree 185 172 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 9.56% 10.70% 11.09%
As % of the Qualifications category 39.36% 41.35% 39.83%
Number of salaries quoted 122 149 190
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,500 £21,150
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,650 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.06% -
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
470 416 600
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 24.29% 25.87% 27.83%
Number of salaries quoted 340 332 511
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 September 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 September 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 62 £32,500 -21.21% 8
Chester -4 40 £35,500 +2.89% 6
Knutsford -19 10 £40,000 +6.66% 4
Macclesfield -3 8 £42,500 +70.00% 2
Runcorn +2 6 £24,000 -36.00% 2
Crewe +4 5 £45,000 -8.16% 4
Wilmslow -12 3 £32,500 +58.53%
Daresbury - 1 £42,500 -
Degree
North West

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 103 (30.84%) SQL
2 87 (26.05%) SQL Server
3 76 (22.75%) Finance
4 74 (22.16%) Microsoft
5 73 (21.86%) .NET
5 73 (21.86%) Computer Science
6 69 (20.66%) C#
7 49 (14.67%) Windows
8 46 (13.77%) HTML
8 46 (13.77%) Project Management
9 42 (12.57%) JavaScript
9 42 (12.57%) Data Analysis
10 41 (12.28%) SAS
11 39 (11.68%) MS Excel
12 38 (11.38%) Java
13 37 (11.08%) Agile Software Development
14 36 (10.78%) ASP.NET
14 36 (10.78%) CSS
15 35 (10.48%) Retail
15 35 (10.48%) Analytics
16 34 (10.18%) Software Engineering
16 34 (10.18%) Business Intelligence
17 33 (9.88%) Oracle
17 33 (9.88%) T-SQL
17 33 (9.88%) Marketing
18 32 (9.58%) Relational Database
19 31 (9.28%) Continuous Integration
20 28 (8.38%) Mathematics
20 28 (8.38%) VMware
20 28 (8.38%) MVC

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (12.28%) SAS
2 14 (4.19%) MS Exchange
3 12 (3.59%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (2.99%) Lync
5 8 (2.40%) Tomcat
6 6 (1.80%) IIS
7 5 (1.50%) SharePoint
7 5 (1.50%) Oracle Spatial
7 5 (1.50%) WebSphere
8 3 (0.90%) IBM HTTP Server
8 3 (0.90%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 2 (0.60%) WordPress
10 1 (0.30%) ColdFusion
10 1 (0.30%) CMS
Applications
1 39 (11.68%) MS Excel
2 23 (6.89%) MS Office
3 12 (3.59%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.50%) SPSS
4 5 (1.50%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.90%) FastStats
6 2 (0.60%) MS Project
6 2 (0.60%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.30%) Maya
7 1 (0.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.50%) Oracle Applications
1 5 (1.50%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (1.20%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.60%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (0.60%) SAP CO
3 2 (0.60%) Magento
3 2 (0.60%) SAP BPC
3 2 (0.60%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.30%) Sage 50
4 1 (0.30%) GoldMine
4 1 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.90%) Office 365
2 2 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.30%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.30%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.30%) Route 53
3 1 (0.30%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.29%) VPN
1 11 (3.29%) Firewall
2 9 (2.69%) TCP/IP
2 9 (2.69%) Network Security
3 8 (2.40%) SAN
4 5 (1.50%) ADSL
4 5 (1.50%) Internet
5 4 (1.20%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (1.20%) DNS
6 3 (0.90%) DHCP
6 3 (0.90%) HTTP
6 3 (0.90%) iSCSI
7 2 (0.60%) TETRA
7 2 (0.60%) Intranet
8 1 (0.30%) Wireless
8 1 (0.30%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (0.30%) LAN
8 1 (0.30%) WAN
8 1 (0.30%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (26.05%) SQL Server
2 32 (9.58%) Relational Database
3 17 (5.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (4.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (4.19%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (2.99%) Data Mining
7 9 (2.69%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (2.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (2.10%) MySQL
9 7 (2.10%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 5 (1.50%) OLAP
11 4 (1.20%) RDBMS
11 4 (1.20%) BusinessObjects
11 4 (1.20%) QlikView
12 3 (0.90%) Informix
13 2 (0.60%) SAP BW
13 2 (0.60%) Oracle Database
14 1 (0.30%) Amazon Redshift
14 1 (0.30%) MongoDB
14 1 (0.30%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (3.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (2.10%) Git (software)
2 7 (2.10%) Eclipse
3 6 (1.80%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (1.20%) Visual Studio
4 4 (1.20%) JIRA
5 3 (0.90%) Selenium
5 3 (0.90%) Jenkins
5 3 (0.90%) Mockito
5 3 (0.90%) Cucumber
5 3 (0.90%) JUnit
5 3 (0.90%) Subversion
5 3 (0.90%) Introscope
6 1 (0.30%) ChangeMan
6 1 (0.30%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (0.30%) Hudson
General
1 76 (22.75%) Finance
2 35 (10.48%) Retail
3 33 (9.88%) Marketing
4 16 (4.79%) Banking
5 12 (3.59%) Manufacturing
6 10 (2.99%) Advertising
7 8 (2.40%) Telecoms
8 7 (2.10%) Pharmaceutical
8 7 (2.10%) Financial Institution
9 5 (1.50%) Legal
10 4 (1.20%) German Language
10 4 (1.20%) Games
11 2 (0.60%) Law
11 2 (0.60%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.60%) French Language
11 2 (0.60%) Local Government
11 2 (0.60%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.30%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.30%) Automotive
12 1 (0.30%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 86 (25.75%) Developer
2 79 (23.65%) Analyst
3 35 (10.48%) Senior Analyst
4 25 (7.49%) .NET Developer
5 24 (7.19%) Junior
5 24 (7.19%) Graduate
6 20 (5.99%) Strategy Analyst
7 16 (4.79%) Software Developer
7 16 (4.79%) Architect
8 15 (4.49%) Data Analyst
9 14 (4.19%) Principal Engineer
10 13 (3.89%) Insight Analyst
10 13 (3.89%) Project Manager
10 13 (3.89%) Business Analyst
11 11 (3.29%) Solutions Architect
11 11 (3.29%) Java Developer
12 10 (2.99%) Support Analyst
12 10 (2.99%) Software Engineer
12 10 (2.99%) Web Developer
12 10 (2.99%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (21.86%) .NET
2 46 (13.77%) HTML
3 36 (10.78%) CSS
3 36 (10.78%) ASP.NET
4 24 (7.19%) XML
5 21 (6.29%) Web Services
5 21 (6.29%) HTML5
6 15 (4.49%) XSLT
7 12 (3.59%) CSS3
8 11 (3.29%) RESTful
8 11 (3.29%) Spring
8 11 (3.29%) JSON
9 9 (2.69%) SOAP
10 8 (2.40%) Hibernate
10 8 (2.40%) jQuery
10 8 (2.40%) JPA
10 8 (2.40%) Java SE
10 8 (2.40%) Java EE
10 8 (2.40%) AngularJS
11 7 (2.10%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 73 (21.86%) Computer Science
2 28 (8.38%) Mathematics
3 18 (5.39%) Statistics
4 16 (4.79%) Enterprise Software
5 15 (4.49%) Open Source
5 15 (4.49%) Physics
6 13 (3.89%) Fat Client
6 13 (3.89%) Management Information System
6 13 (3.89%) Thin Client
7 8 (2.40%) GIS
7 8 (2.40%) Mobile App
8 7 (2.10%) Client/Server
8 7 (2.10%) N-Tier
8 7 (2.10%) SCADA
9 5 (1.50%) Credit Risk
9 5 (1.50%) Social Media
9 5 (1.50%) Visualisation
9 5 (1.50%) NHS
9 5 (1.50%) Economics
10 4 (1.20%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 49 (14.67%) Windows
2 22 (6.59%) UNIX
3 13 (3.89%) Linux
4 12 (3.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (3.59%) Windows 7
5 9 (2.69%) Android
6 8 (2.40%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (2.10%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.90%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.60%) VxWorks
10 1 (0.30%) AIX
10 1 (0.30%) CentOS
10 1 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (13.77%) Project Management
2 42 (12.57%) Data Analysis
3 37 (11.08%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (10.48%) Analytics
5 34 (10.18%) Software Engineering
5 34 (10.18%) Business Intelligence
6 31 (9.28%) Continuous Integration
7 28 (8.38%) MVC
8 26 (7.78%) TDD
9 24 (7.19%) Scrum
10 22 (6.59%) Business Development
11 21 (6.29%) OO
12 18 (5.39%) ITIL
13 17 (5.09%) PRINCE2
13 17 (5.09%) OOP
13 17 (5.09%) SOA
14 16 (4.79%) Integration Testing
15 15 (4.49%) Performance Management
16 14 (4.19%) MVVM
17 13 (3.89%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 103 (30.84%) SQL
2 69 (20.66%) C#
3 42 (12.57%) JavaScript
4 38 (11.38%) Java
5 33 (9.88%) T-SQL
6 20 (5.99%) VB
6 20 (5.99%) C
7 16 (4.79%) C++
8 12 (3.59%) VB.NET
9 11 (3.29%) Python
10 9 (2.69%) PowerShell
11 6 (1.80%) PHP
11 6 (1.80%) PL/SQL
12 5 (1.50%) Perl
12 5 (1.50%) Bash Shell
12 5 (1.50%) VB6
13 4 (1.20%) VBScript
14 2 (0.60%) ABAP
14 2 (0.60%) VBA
14 2 (0.60%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 25 (7.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (4.49%) MCSE
3 14 (4.19%) HND
4 9 (2.69%) MCSA
4 9 (2.69%) ISEB
5 8 (2.40%) Security Cleared
6 7 (2.10%) MCITP
7 6 (1.80%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (1.80%) MCTS
8 4 (1.20%) EnCE
8 4 (1.20%) PMP
8 4 (1.20%) PMI Certification
8 4 (1.20%) CEH
8 4 (1.20%) CISSP
8 4 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (0.90%) NVQ Level 4
10 2 (0.60%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (0.60%) MBA
10 2 (0.60%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (8.08%) QA
2 2 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.30%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (5.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (4.49%) Hyper-V
3 14 (4.19%) XenApp
3 14 (4.19%) Active Directory
4 9 (2.69%) XenDesktop
4 9 (2.69%) vSphere
5 2 (0.60%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.30%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (1.50%) Puppet
2 2 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.60%) SCCM
2 2 (0.60%) SCOM
3 1 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.30%) Nagios
3 1 (0.30%) CA Endevor
3 1 (0.30%) Opsview
Vendors
1 74 (22.16%) Microsoft
2 33 (9.88%) Oracle
3 28 (8.38%) VMware
4 13 (3.89%) Citrix
5 12 (3.59%) SAP
6 10 (2.99%) HP
7 9 (2.69%) IBM
8 7 (2.10%) Google
9 5 (1.50%) Dundas
9 5 (1.50%) Business Objects
10 4 (1.20%) Adobe
11 3 (0.90%) Compuware
11 3 (0.90%) Cisco
11 3 (0.90%) Dell
11 3 (0.90%) Mapinfo
11 3 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (0.90%) Avaya
11 3 (0.90%) SmartFocus
11 3 (0.90%) Minitab
11 3 (0.90%) Perforce
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Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £37000 - £41000 per annum + +Benefits+Bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + Great Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cheshire
Venturi
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus +£4600 Cash/Car
Posted: 17 hours ago
Lymm, Cheshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £15000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Neston, Merseyside
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £16000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + OTE £45K
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Linux Recruit
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 4 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 +
Posted: 5 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
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Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
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Chester, Cheshire
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Salary: 28-30k
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Macclesfield, Cheshire
The SmartList
Salary: 28-30k
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Crewe, Cheshire
The SmartList
Salary: 28-30k
Posted: 14 days ago
Sandbach, Cheshire
The SmartList
Salary: 28-30k
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