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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 19 19 23
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Permanent jobs citing Degree 186 186 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 10.83% 10.37% 9.62%
As % of the Qualifications category 47.33% 41.61% 39.95%
Number of salaries quoted 110 122 135
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +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
393 447 413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 22.88% 24.93% 24.08%
Number of salaries quoted 286 319 329
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 30 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 30 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 -12 40 £42,500 +25.00% 10
Chester -8 39 £26,041 -38.72% 8
Crewe +9 33 £37,500 -9.63% 2
Macclesfield +15 11 £37,500 - 3
Runcorn -1 10 £37,500 +56.25% 2
Knutsford +4 9 £37,500 - 1
Wilmslow -1 3 £22,500 -30.76%
Northwich - 2 - -
Daresbury 0 1 £17,250 -
Middlewich - 1 £35,000 -
Degree
North West

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 105 (32.21%) Finance
2 101 (30.98%) SQL
3 89 (27.30%) Microsoft
4 70 (21.47%) Windows
5 69 (21.17%) Agile Software Development
6 66 (20.25%) HTML
7 65 (19.94%) Computer Science
8 61 (18.71%) CSS
9 59 (18.10%) Java
10 58 (17.79%) MS Excel
11 56 (17.18%) Analytical Skills
12 53 (16.26%) .NET
13 51 (15.64%) JavaScript
14 47 (14.42%) MS Office
14 47 (14.42%) Risk Management
15 46 (14.11%) SQL Server
15 46 (14.11%) ITIL
16 39 (11.96%) Business Development
17 37 (11.35%) Analytics
17 37 (11.35%) Business Intelligence
18 36 (11.04%) Financial Institution
18 36 (11.04%) Retail
19 35 (10.74%) Project Management
20 34 (10.43%) User Experience
20 34 (10.43%) Marketing
20 34 (10.43%) jQuery
21 33 (10.12%) Microsoft Certification
22 32 (9.82%) SAS
22 32 (9.82%) Web Services
22 32 (9.82%) Data Warehouse

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 32 (9.82%) SAS
2 11 (3.37%) IIS
3 10 (3.07%) CMS
4 9 (2.76%) MS Exchange
4 9 (2.76%) JBoss
5 7 (2.15%) SharePoint
6 5 (1.53%) WebSphere
6 5 (1.53%) Lync
6 5 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (1.23%) Umbraco
7 4 (1.23%) Apache
7 4 (1.23%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.92%) Oracle 9iAS
8 3 (0.92%) Oracle Application Server
8 3 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (0.92%) Apache Pig
8 3 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (0.92%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.61%) WordPress
10 1 (0.31%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 58 (17.79%) MS Excel
2 47 (14.42%) MS Office
3 26 (7.98%) Spreadsheet
4 19 (5.83%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.23%) MS Project
6 3 (0.92%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.92%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.92%) ProjectWise
7 2 (0.61%) FastStats
7 2 (0.61%) OmniGraffle
7 2 (0.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.61%) SPSS
7 2 (0.61%) SOLIDWORKS
7 2 (0.61%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.31%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 11 (3.37%) Dynamics NAV
2 10 (3.07%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (1.84%) Magento
4 3 (0.92%) Primavera
4 3 (0.92%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.61%) Oracle CRM
5 2 (0.61%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.31%) SAP QM
6 1 (0.31%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.31%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.53%) GitHub
1 5 (1.53%) Trello
2 4 (1.23%) Office 365
2 4 (1.23%) Google Analytics
2 4 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.61%) SmartFocus
5 1 (0.31%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (9.82%) Wireless
2 23 (7.06%) DNS
3 19 (5.83%) TCP/IP
3 19 (5.83%) LAN
4 18 (5.52%) WAN
4 18 (5.52%) Firewall
5 17 (5.21%) DHCP
6 15 (4.60%) HTTP
7 9 (2.76%) SSL
7 9 (2.76%) Network Security
8 8 (2.45%) iSCSI
8 8 (2.45%) HTTPS
9 7 (2.15%) Ethernet
10 5 (1.53%) SAN
11 4 (1.23%) VPN
12 3 (0.92%) SNMP
12 3 (0.92%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (0.92%) xDSL
12 3 (0.92%) DMVPN
12 3 (0.92%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (14.11%) SQL Server
2 32 (9.82%) Data Warehouse
3 31 (9.51%) Data Mining
4 20 (6.13%) MySQL
5 16 (4.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (4.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 13 (3.99%) SQL Server 2012
8 11 (3.37%) SQL Server 2008
9 9 (2.76%) Oracle Database
10 7 (2.15%) BusinessObjects
11 6 (1.84%) Oracle Reports
12 5 (1.53%) Oracle Database 10g
12 5 (1.53%) SQL Server 2005
13 4 (1.23%) NoSQL
14 3 (0.92%) HBase
14 3 (0.92%) Big Data
14 3 (0.92%) Hadoop
14 3 (0.92%) Oracle Database 11g
14 3 (0.92%) Oracle9i Database
15 2 (0.61%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (3.07%) Subversion
2 9 (2.76%) Git (software)
3 8 (2.45%) JIRA
4 7 (2.15%) Visual Studio
4 7 (2.15%) Axure RP
5 6 (1.84%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 5 (1.53%) Jasmine
7 4 (1.23%) CodeWarrior
8 3 (0.92%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.61%) JUnit
9 2 (0.61%) Selenium
9 2 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.61%) Mercurial
9 2 (0.61%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.61%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.61%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (0.31%) Ranorex
10 1 (0.31%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.31%) PHPUnit
10 1 (0.31%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 105 (32.21%) Finance
2 36 (11.04%) Financial Institution
2 36 (11.04%) Retail
3 34 (10.43%) Marketing
4 25 (7.67%) Manufacturing
5 20 (6.13%) Billing
6 17 (5.21%) Pharmaceutical
6 17 (5.21%) Telecoms
7 16 (4.91%) Banking
8 9 (2.76%) Electronics
9 7 (2.15%) Law
9 7 (2.15%) Investment Banking
10 6 (1.84%) Legal
11 4 (1.23%) Corporate Banking
12 2 (0.61%) Advertising
12 2 (0.61%) Games
13 1 (0.31%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.31%) French Language
13 1 (0.31%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.31%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 85 (26.07%) Developer
2 71 (21.78%) Analyst
3 32 (9.82%) Java Developer
4 19 (5.83%) Graduate
5 16 (4.91%) Designer
6 15 (4.60%) .NET Developer
7 14 (4.29%) Support Engineer
7 14 (4.29%) Senior Analyst
7 14 (4.29%) Senior Developer
8 13 (3.99%) Support Analyst
8 13 (3.99%) Architect
8 13 (3.99%) Business Analyst
9 10 (3.07%) Project Manager
9 10 (3.07%) DBA
9 10 (3.07%) Administrator
9 10 (3.07%) C# Developer
9 10 (3.07%) Senior Java Developer
9 10 (3.07%) IT Support
9 10 (3.07%) Production Support Analyst
10 9 (2.76%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (20.25%) HTML
2 61 (18.71%) CSS
3 53 (16.26%) .NET
4 34 (10.43%) jQuery
5 32 (9.82%) Web Services
6 24 (7.36%) XML
6 24 (7.36%) ASP.NET
6 24 (7.36%) .NET Framework
7 22 (6.75%) HTML5
8 15 (4.60%) ASP.NET MVC
9 13 (3.99%) Entity Framework
10 11 (3.37%) WCF
10 11 (3.37%) Middleware
11 10 (3.07%) Hibernate
11 10 (3.07%) Spring
11 10 (3.07%) KnockoutJS
11 10 (3.07%) AngularJS
12 9 (2.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 9 (2.76%) CSS3
13 8 (2.45%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 65 (19.94%) Computer Science
2 56 (17.18%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (10.43%) User Experience
4 28 (8.59%) Mobile App
5 27 (8.28%) Credit Risk
6 23 (7.06%) Management Information System
7 20 (6.13%) Life Science
8 12 (3.68%) Mathematics
9 9 (2.76%) Statistics
9 9 (2.76%) Visualisation
10 8 (2.45%) Fat Client
10 8 (2.45%) Graphic Design
10 8 (2.45%) Clustering
10 8 (2.45%) Thin Client
11 7 (2.15%) EPoS
11 7 (2.15%) Algorithms
12 6 (1.84%) SCADA
12 6 (1.84%) Psychology
13 5 (1.53%) Physics
13 5 (1.53%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 70 (21.47%) Windows
2 32 (9.82%) Windows Server 2012
3 22 (6.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (4.29%) Android
4 14 (4.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (3.99%) Linux
6 12 (3.68%) Windows XP
6 12 (3.68%) Apple iOS
7 10 (3.07%) Windows CE
7 10 (3.07%) UNIX
7 10 (3.07%) Windows 7
8 4 (1.23%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (0.61%) Windows Phone 7
9 2 (0.61%) CentOS
9 2 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.61%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.61%) Solaris
9 2 (0.61%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.31%) FreeBSD
10 1 (0.31%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (21.17%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (14.42%) Risk Management
3 46 (14.11%) ITIL
4 39 (11.96%) Business Development
5 37 (11.35%) Analytics
5 37 (11.35%) Business Intelligence
6 35 (10.74%) Project Management
7 30 (9.20%) MVC
8 28 (8.59%) Software Engineering
8 28 (8.59%) Customer Engagement
9 27 (8.28%) Predictive Modelling
9 27 (8.28%) Statistical Analysis
10 26 (7.98%) Stakeholder Management
10 26 (7.98%) Benchmarking
10 26 (7.98%) SDLC
11 25 (7.67%) Business Analytics
12 24 (7.36%) Continuous Integration
13 23 (7.06%) OO
14 21 (6.44%) Scrum
15 19 (5.83%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 101 (30.98%) SQL
2 59 (18.10%) Java
3 51 (15.64%) JavaScript
4 32 (9.82%) C#
5 20 (6.13%) T-SQL
6 16 (4.91%) C
7 14 (4.29%) PHP
8 13 (3.99%) PowerShell
9 11 (3.37%) Python
9 11 (3.37%) C++
10 8 (2.45%) PL/SQL
11 5 (1.53%) Embedded C
11 5 (1.53%) Embedded C++
12 4 (1.23%) Bash Shell
12 4 (1.23%) R
13 3 (0.92%) Prolog
13 3 (0.92%) MATLAB
13 3 (0.92%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.61%) VB
15 1 (0.31%) RPG
Qualifications
1 33 (10.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (4.91%) HND
3 14 (4.29%) MCSE
4 11 (3.37%) MCSA
4 11 (3.37%) ISEB
5 7 (2.15%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (2.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 6 (1.84%) MBA
7 5 (1.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (1.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (1.53%) ISTQB
7 5 (1.53%) HNC
7 5 (1.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (1.23%) CISA
8 4 (1.23%) CISM
8 4 (1.23%) CISSP
8 4 (1.23%) Security Cleared
9 3 (0.92%) MCTS
9 3 (0.92%) MCITP
9 3 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.37%) ISO 9001
1 11 (3.37%) QA
2 9 (2.76%) COBIT
2 9 (2.76%) SLA
3 7 (2.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 3 (0.92%) GAMP
5 3 (0.92%) GMP
6 2 (0.61%) GxP
6 2 (0.61%) WCAG
6 2 (0.61%) WAI
6 2 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 29 (8.90%) Active Directory
2 11 (3.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (2.45%) vSphere
4 6 (1.84%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (1.53%) vCloud
6 4 (1.23%) XenApp
7 3 (0.92%) VMware ESX
7 3 (0.92%) VMware Server
7 3 (0.92%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.61%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (3.37%) Backup Exec
2 7 (2.15%) WSUS
3 5 (1.53%) SCCM
4 1 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 89 (27.30%) Microsoft
2 24 (7.36%) VMware
3 22 (6.75%) Oracle
4 13 (3.99%) Citrix
5 11 (3.37%) Cisco
6 7 (2.15%) SAP
7 5 (1.53%) IBM
7 5 (1.53%) Cognizant
7 5 (1.53%) HP
7 5 (1.53%) EMC
7 5 (1.53%) Symantec
7 5 (1.53%) Google
7 5 (1.53%) ProCurve
8 4 (1.23%) LogRhythm
8 4 (1.23%) Blue Coat
8 4 (1.23%) Mentor Graphics
8 4 (1.23%) EPiServer
9 3 (0.92%) Computacenter
9 3 (0.92%) Wonderware
9 3 (0.92%) BT
Cheshire
Whitehall Resources Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 6 hours ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 16,500 - 18,000
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington
KDR Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £26000 - £38000 per annum + Depending on Exp +Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester
Churchill Frank
Posted: 3 days ago
Frodsham
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + BUPA, holidays, excellent benfits
Posted: 6 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Adalta Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £30,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Macclesfield
Erin Associates
Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago