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

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 15 24 20
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -4
Permanent jobs citing Degree 203 158 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 10.67% 9.11% 11.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 43.38% 35.75% 48.37%
Number of salaries quoted 178 125 198
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
468 442 492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 24.59% 25.49% 23.10%
Number of salaries quoted 410 341 419
Average salary £42,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 November 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 27 November 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 +19 61 £42,500 - 7
Wilmslow +5 27 £40,000 +60.00% 1
Macclesfield +18 21 £40,000 -21.95% 2
Chester +1 13 £47,250 +45.38% 10
Knutsford 0 13 £47,000 +34.28% 4
Runcorn -1 6 £46,250 +42.30% 7
Nantwich +1 2 £30,000 -14.28%
Daresbury - 2 £46,250 -
Crewe +4 1 - -
Degree
North West

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 November 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.

1 106 (27.18%) Finance
2 105 (26.92%) SQL
3 94 (24.10%) Agile Software Development
4 83 (21.28%) SQL Server
4 83 (21.28%) Computer Science
5 72 (18.46%) Microsoft
6 68 (17.44%) .NET
7 64 (16.41%) Analytical Skills
8 63 (16.15%) Project Management
9 62 (15.90%) Windows
10 61 (15.64%) HTML
11 56 (14.36%) C#
12 47 (12.05%) JavaScript
13 45 (11.54%) CSS
14 43 (11.03%) Java
15 42 (10.77%) ASP.NET
16 41 (10.51%) Web Services
17 40 (10.26%) Oracle
17 40 (10.26%) Business Intelligence
18 38 (9.74%) MS Excel
19 37 (9.49%) ITIL
20 36 (9.23%) Scrum
21 34 (8.72%) T-SQL
21 34 (8.72%) Marketing
22 33 (8.46%) HTML5
22 33 (8.46%) Analytics
23 32 (8.21%) Mathematics
23 32 (8.21%) Software Engineering
24 31 (7.95%) Retail
24 31 (7.95%) Data Analysis

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 30 (7.69%) SAS
2 11 (2.82%) Lync
3 10 (2.56%) SharePoint
3 10 (2.56%) MS Exchange
4 8 (2.05%) WebSphere
4 8 (2.05%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (1.79%) Tomcat
6 5 (1.28%) Oracle Spatial
6 5 (1.28%) WordPress
7 4 (1.03%) IIS
8 3 (0.77%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 3 (0.77%) IBM HTTP Server
9 2 (0.51%) MS Project Server
9 2 (0.51%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.51%) Mule
9 2 (0.51%) CMS
9 2 (0.51%) JBoss
9 2 (0.51%) Confluence
9 2 (0.51%) Apache ServiceMix
10 1 (0.26%) Node.js
Applications
1 38 (9.74%) MS Excel
2 18 (4.62%) MS Office
3 14 (3.59%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (2.82%) SPSS
5 9 (2.31%) MS Project
6 8 (2.05%) FastStats
7 7 (1.79%) AutoCAD
8 2 (0.51%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.26%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.26%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 10 (2.56%) Oracle ERP
2 9 (2.31%) SAP FI/CO
2 9 (2.31%) SAP CO
2 9 (2.31%) SAP BPC
2 9 (2.31%) SAP FI
3 5 (1.28%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.77%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.77%) SAP InfiniteInsight
6 2 (0.51%) SAP MDM
7 1 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.26%) GoldMine
7 1 (0.26%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (2.05%) Amazon S3
3 3 (0.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.77%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (4.87%) TCP/IP
2 14 (3.59%) Firewall
3 8 (2.05%) Network Security
4 7 (1.79%) DNS
5 6 (1.54%) SAN
5 6 (1.54%) Internet
5 6 (1.54%) VPN
5 6 (1.54%) DHCP
6 4 (1.03%) LAN
6 4 (1.03%) WAN
6 4 (1.03%) HTTP
7 3 (0.77%) ADSL
7 3 (0.77%) Intranet
7 3 (0.77%) iSCSI
8 2 (0.51%) TETRA
8 2 (0.51%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (0.26%) SSL
9 1 (0.26%) SONET
9 1 (0.26%) DWDM
9 1 (0.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (21.28%) SQL Server
2 31 (7.95%) Relational Database
3 24 (6.15%) Data Warehouse
4 20 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 20 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (3.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 11 (2.82%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (2.31%) SAP BW
8 8 (2.05%) Data Mining
8 8 (2.05%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 7 (1.79%) RDBMS
10 6 (1.54%) Crystal Reports
10 6 (1.54%) MySQL
10 6 (1.54%) Big Data
11 4 (1.03%) NoSQL
12 3 (0.77%) MS Access
12 3 (0.77%) QlikView
12 3 (0.77%) SQLite
12 3 (0.77%) Informix
13 2 (0.51%) DB2
Development Applications
1 16 (4.10%) JIRA
2 15 (3.85%) Selenium
3 13 (3.33%) Cucumber
4 11 (2.82%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (2.31%) Git (software)
5 9 (2.31%) QuickTest Pro
5 9 (2.31%) Visual Studio
6 8 (2.05%) FitNesse
7 6 (1.54%) Oracle Forms
8 4 (1.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 3 (0.77%) Mockito
9 3 (0.77%) Jenkins
9 3 (0.77%) JUnit
9 3 (0.77%) Introscope
10 2 (0.51%) Ant
10 2 (0.51%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.51%) Synon
10 2 (0.51%) SpecFlow
11 1 (0.26%) Jasmine
11 1 (0.26%) Gradle
General
1 106 (27.18%) Finance
2 34 (8.72%) Marketing
3 31 (7.95%) Retail
4 25 (6.41%) Banking
4 25 (6.41%) Manufacturing
5 12 (3.08%) Pharmaceutical
5 12 (3.08%) Legal
6 11 (2.82%) Telecoms
7 10 (2.56%) German Language
8 9 (2.31%) Billing
9 6 (1.54%) Financial Institution
10 4 (1.03%) Advertising
10 4 (1.03%) Games
11 3 (0.77%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.51%) Electronics
12 2 (0.51%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.51%) Law
13 1 (0.26%) Local Government
13 1 (0.26%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.26%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 90 (23.08%) Developer
2 83 (21.28%) Analyst
3 28 (7.18%) .NET Developer
4 26 (6.67%) Business Analyst
5 23 (5.90%) Senior Analyst
6 20 (5.13%) Software Developer
7 19 (4.87%) Junior
8 18 (4.62%) Tester
9 17 (4.36%) Senior Developer
9 17 (4.36%) Data Analyst
10 16 (4.10%) Consultant
11 15 (3.85%) Web Developer
11 15 (3.85%) Project Manager
11 15 (3.85%) Graduate
11 15 (3.85%) Insight Analyst
12 14 (3.59%) Principal Engineer
12 14 (3.59%) Software Engineer
13 11 (2.82%) Programme Manager
13 11 (2.82%) Architect
13 11 (2.82%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (17.44%) .NET
2 61 (15.64%) HTML
3 45 (11.54%) CSS
4 42 (10.77%) ASP.NET
5 41 (10.51%) Web Services
6 33 (8.46%) HTML5
7 29 (7.44%) XML
8 19 (4.87%) jQuery
9 16 (4.10%) XSLT
9 16 (4.10%) .NET Framework
10 14 (3.59%) JSON
11 13 (3.33%) Ajax
12 12 (3.08%) SOAP
13 10 (2.56%) Spring
14 9 (2.31%) RESTful
14 9 (2.31%) ASP.NET MVC
15 8 (2.05%) CSS3
15 8 (2.05%) AngularJS
15 8 (2.05%) WCF
16 7 (1.79%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 83 (21.28%) Computer Science
2 64 (16.41%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (8.21%) Mathematics
4 21 (5.38%) Mobile App
5 18 (4.62%) User Experience
5 18 (4.62%) Open Source
5 18 (4.62%) Statistics
6 14 (3.59%) Fat Client
6 14 (3.59%) Thin Client
6 14 (3.59%) Management Information System
7 11 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (2.05%) N-Tier
9 7 (1.79%) Client/Server
9 7 (1.79%) SCADA
9 7 (1.79%) Physics
10 6 (1.54%) Data Structures
11 5 (1.28%) Algorithms
11 5 (1.28%) Credit Risk
11 5 (1.28%) FMCG
11 5 (1.28%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 62 (15.90%) Windows
2 31 (7.95%) Linux
3 27 (6.92%) UNIX
4 17 (4.36%) Android
5 15 (3.85%) Apple iOS
6 11 (2.82%) Windows 7
6 11 (2.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (1.03%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.77%) Windows XP
9 3 (0.77%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.51%) VxWorks
10 2 (0.51%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.26%) AIX
11 1 (0.26%) CentOS
11 1 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (24.10%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (16.15%) Project Management
3 40 (10.26%) Business Intelligence
4 37 (9.49%) ITIL
5 36 (9.23%) Scrum
6 33 (8.46%) Analytics
7 32 (8.21%) Software Engineering
8 31 (7.95%) Data Analysis
9 28 (7.18%) MVC
9 28 (7.18%) Data Modelling
10 24 (6.15%) OO
11 22 (5.64%) Business Development
12 21 (5.38%) E-Commerce
13 19 (4.87%) SOA
13 19 (4.87%) ETL
13 19 (4.87%) TDD
14 18 (4.62%) Mentoring
15 17 (4.36%) Continuous Integration
15 17 (4.36%) Business Analysis
15 17 (4.36%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 105 (26.92%) SQL
2 56 (14.36%) C#
3 47 (12.05%) JavaScript
4 43 (11.03%) Java
5 34 (8.72%) T-SQL
6 27 (6.92%) C
7 23 (5.90%) C++
7 23 (5.90%) VB
8 13 (3.33%) VB.NET
8 13 (3.33%) PHP
9 10 (2.56%) VB6
10 8 (2.05%) PowerShell
11 6 (1.54%) PL/SQL
12 4 (1.03%) RPG
13 3 (0.77%) VBA
13 3 (0.77%) Python
14 2 (0.51%) ABAP
14 2 (0.51%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.51%) RPG/400
14 2 (0.51%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 29 (7.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (5.13%) ITIL Certification
3 16 (4.10%) HND
4 15 (3.85%) MCSE
5 12 (3.08%) MCSA
6 11 (2.82%) ISEB
7 10 (2.56%) Security Cleared
8 7 (1.79%) HNC
9 6 (1.54%) PMP
9 6 (1.54%) PMI Certification
9 6 (1.54%) MBA
9 6 (1.54%) MCTS
10 4 (1.03%) MCITP
11 3 (0.77%) ISTQB
11 3 (0.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 3 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 2 (0.51%) SC Cleared
12 2 (0.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 2 (0.51%) EnCE
12 2 (0.51%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (7.44%) QA
2 9 (2.31%) SLA
3 1 (0.26%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 22 (5.64%) Active Directory
1 22 (5.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (2.82%) Hyper-V
3 8 (2.05%) XenApp
4 5 (1.28%) XenDesktop
4 5 (1.28%) vSphere
5 3 (0.77%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.26%) Firmware
6 1 (0.26%) Terminal Server
6 1 (0.26%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (0.77%) Puppet
2 1 (0.26%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.26%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (0.26%) Opsview
2 1 (0.26%) Nagios
2 1 (0.26%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.26%) WSUS
2 1 (0.26%) CA Endevor
2 1 (0.26%) SCOM
2 1 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 72 (18.46%) Microsoft
2 40 (10.26%) Oracle
3 27 (6.92%) VMware
4 26 (6.67%) SAP
5 13 (3.33%) Teradata
6 12 (3.08%) Citrix
7 11 (2.82%) Informatica
8 9 (2.31%) Hyperion
9 8 (2.05%) HP
10 6 (1.54%) BT
10 6 (1.54%) Perforce
11 5 (1.28%) Minitab
11 5 (1.28%) Dell
11 5 (1.28%) IBM
11 5 (1.28%) SmartFocus
12 4 (1.03%) Planview
13 3 (0.77%) Salesforce.com
13 3 (0.77%) Cisco
13 3 (0.77%) Compuware
13 3 (0.77%) Avaya
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Hyphen
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Sandbach, Cheshire
Vanty International
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
FT Select
Salary: From £65,000 to £72,500 per annum + 15% bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Proteus Europe
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Proteus Europe
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Proteus Europe
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 42,000 + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Shortlist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum + Excellent competitive package
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + + Great Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum bonus + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Intergraph (UK) Limited
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago