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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 17 19 18
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Degree 134 174 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 10.44% 9.44% 9.63%
As % of the Qualifications category 41.10% 40.65% 34.84%
Number of salaries quoted 111 128 113
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £23,890
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
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
326 428 442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 25.39% 23.22% 27.63%
Number of salaries quoted 281 340 303
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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 -5 37 £38,750 -3.12% 3
Crewe +19 20 £25,250 -32.66%
Chester +4 16 £37,500 +11.11% 8
Wilmslow +15 13 £30,000 -45.45% 1
Knutsford +1 12 £37,500 -2.59% 1
Macclesfield +12 4 £40,000 -5.88%
Alderley Edge - 3 £30,000 -
Northwich - 3 £47,500 -
Winsford - 3 £47,500 - 1
Runcorn -1 2 £42,500 -8.10% 1
Degree
North West

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 96 (37.07%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (31.27%) Computer Science
3 64 (24.71%) Java
4 56 (21.62%) JavaScript
5 54 (20.85%) Windows
6 51 (19.69%) HTML
6 51 (19.69%) CSS
7 48 (18.53%) Scrum
8 46 (17.76%) C#
9 42 (16.22%) Finance
10 40 (15.44%) .NET
10 40 (15.44%) Software Engineering
11 39 (15.06%) SQL Server
11 39 (15.06%) Analytical Skills
12 37 (14.29%) SQL
13 33 (12.74%) Microsoft
13 33 (12.74%) SDLC
14 31 (11.97%) Hibernate
14 31 (11.97%) Spring
15 30 (11.58%) MS Excel
16 27 (10.42%) Linux
16 27 (10.42%) OO
17 26 (10.04%) OOP
18 24 (9.27%) Marketing
19 23 (8.88%) Test Automation
19 23 (8.88%) PRINCE2
20 21 (8.11%) UML
20 21 (8.11%) Web Services
21 20 (7.72%) Visual Studio
21 20 (7.72%) Management Information System

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 7 (2.70%) MS Exchange
1 7 (2.70%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.93%) Drupal
3 4 (1.54%) JBoss
3 4 (1.54%) WebLogic
4 3 (1.16%) IIS
4 3 (1.16%) NetWeaver
4 3 (1.16%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (1.16%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (1.16%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (1.16%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.77%) CMS
5 2 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (0.77%) SAS
5 2 (0.77%) Skype for Business
5 2 (0.77%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.39%) Apache
6 1 (0.39%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.39%) Sonic ESB
Applications
1 30 (11.58%) MS Excel
2 13 (5.02%) MS Office
3 5 (1.93%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.16%) MS Project
4 3 (1.16%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.77%) SPSS
6 1 (0.39%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.39%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.39%) Revit
Business Applications
1 3 (1.16%) SAP BPC
2 2 (0.77%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.47%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.54%) PaaS
2 4 (1.54%) SaaS
3 3 (1.16%) GitHub
4 2 (0.77%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.77%) Trello
5 1 (0.39%) Linode
5 1 (0.39%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.70%) LAN
1 7 (2.70%) WAN
2 6 (2.32%) DHCP
2 6 (2.32%) DNS
3 5 (1.93%) Firewall
3 5 (1.93%) Intranet
4 4 (1.54%) Broadband
4 4 (1.54%) Internet
4 4 (1.54%) Wireless
5 3 (1.16%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.16%) Wideband
6 2 (0.77%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (0.77%) DMVPN
6 2 (0.77%) Ethernet
6 2 (0.77%) HTTP
6 2 (0.77%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.77%) NX-OS
6 2 (0.77%) SNMP
6 2 (0.77%) VoIP
6 2 (0.77%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (15.06%) SQL Server
2 17 (6.56%) MySQL
3 11 (4.25%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (2.70%) Big Data
4 7 (2.70%) JasperReports
4 7 (2.70%) Relational Database
4 7 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (1.93%) GIS
6 4 (1.54%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (1.54%) Oracle Database
6 4 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.16%) MS Access
7 3 (1.16%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.16%) SAP BW
8 2 (0.77%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (0.77%) DataStage
8 2 (0.77%) Spotfire
8 2 (0.77%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 20 (7.72%) Visual Studio
2 17 (6.56%) Selenium
3 13 (5.02%) Git (software)
4 12 (4.63%) HP UFT
5 11 (4.25%) Cucumber
6 10 (3.86%) FitNesse
6 10 (3.86%) JUnit
7 9 (3.47%) TestNG
8 7 (2.70%) Eclipse
8 7 (2.70%) MyEclipse
9 5 (1.93%) Jenkins
9 5 (1.93%) JIRA
9 5 (1.93%) Mercurial
9 5 (1.93%) Subversion
10 4 (1.54%) SpecFlow
11 3 (1.16%) Maven
11 3 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
12 2 (0.77%) Gradle
13 1 (0.39%) WatiN
13 1 (0.39%) WebDriver
General
1 42 (16.22%) Finance
2 24 (9.27%) Marketing
3 16 (6.18%) Banking
3 16 (6.18%) Electronics
4 14 (5.41%) Manufacturing
5 8 (3.09%) Corporate Banking
6 7 (2.70%) Telecoms
7 6 (2.32%) Law
7 6 (2.32%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (1.93%) Retail
9 3 (1.16%) Aerospace
9 3 (1.16%) Billing
10 1 (0.39%) Back Office
10 1 (0.39%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.39%) French Language
10 1 (0.39%) Games
10 1 (0.39%) German Language
10 1 (0.39%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.39%) Legal
10 1 (0.39%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 87 (33.59%) Developer
2 41 (15.83%) Java Developer
3 32 (12.36%) Analyst
4 27 (10.42%) Software Engineer
5 26 (10.04%) Graduate
6 22 (8.49%) Graduate Developer
7 20 (7.72%) .NET Developer
7 20 (7.72%) Graduate Java Developer
7 20 (7.72%) Project Manager
8 15 (5.79%) Architect
9 14 (5.41%) C++ Software Engineer
9 14 (5.41%) Tester
10 13 (5.02%) C# .NET Developer
10 13 (5.02%) C# Developer
10 13 (5.02%) IT Manager
11 12 (4.63%) IT Project Manager
12 11 (4.25%) C Software Engineer
12 11 (4.25%) C/C++ Software Engineer
12 11 (4.25%) Junior
13 10 (3.86%) Automated Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (19.69%) CSS
1 51 (19.69%) HTML
2 40 (15.44%) .NET
3 31 (11.97%) Hibernate
3 31 (11.97%) Spring
4 21 (8.11%) Web Services
5 18 (6.95%) ASP.NET
6 17 (6.56%) HTML5
6 17 (6.56%) jQuery
7 15 (5.79%) CSS3
8 10 (3.86%) Java EE
9 9 (3.47%) .NET Framework
9 9 (3.47%) JSON
9 9 (3.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 8 (3.09%) J2EE
11 7 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (2.70%) RESTful
11 7 (2.70%) Spring MVC
11 7 (2.70%) Struts
12 6 (2.32%) SAP BSP
Miscellaneous
1 81 (31.27%) Computer Science
2 39 (15.06%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (7.72%) Management Information System
4 13 (5.02%) Mobile App
5 11 (4.25%) Life Science
6 10 (3.86%) Embedded Systems
6 10 (3.86%) User Experience
7 8 (3.09%) Data Centre
7 8 (3.09%) Mathematics
8 6 (2.32%) Algorithms
9 5 (1.93%) Telematics
10 4 (1.54%) Artificial Intelligence
10 4 (1.54%) Data Structures
10 4 (1.54%) Ontologies
11 3 (1.16%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 3 (1.16%) Statistics
11 3 (1.16%) VHDL
12 2 (0.77%) Physics
12 2 (0.77%) Psychology
12 2 (0.77%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 54 (20.85%) Windows
2 27 (10.42%) Linux
3 15 (5.79%) Unix
4 13 (5.02%) Embedded Linux
4 13 (5.02%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (4.25%) Android
5 11 (4.25%) Windows CE
6 10 (3.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (2.70%) Apple iOS
8 4 (1.54%) Windows Server
9 2 (0.77%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.77%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.77%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.39%) AIX
10 1 (0.39%) CentOS
10 1 (0.39%) FreeBSD
10 1 (0.39%) Solaris
10 1 (0.39%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.39%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.39%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (37.07%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (18.53%) Scrum
3 40 (15.44%) Software Engineering
4 33 (12.74%) SDLC
5 27 (10.42%) OO
6 26 (10.04%) OOP
7 23 (8.88%) PRINCE2
7 23 (8.88%) Test Automation
8 21 (8.11%) UML
9 19 (7.34%) Continuous Integration
9 19 (7.34%) Test Scripting
10 17 (6.56%) Project Management
11 16 (6.18%) Business Analysis
11 16 (6.18%) Root Cause Analysis
12 15 (5.79%) Front End Development
12 15 (5.79%) Presales
12 15 (5.79%) Risk Management
12 15 (5.79%) Service Management
13 14 (5.41%) Business Development
13 14 (5.41%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 64 (24.71%) Java
2 56 (21.62%) JavaScript
3 46 (17.76%) C#
4 37 (14.29%) SQL
5 19 (7.34%) C
6 17 (6.56%) C++
7 16 (6.18%) Embedded C
8 12 (4.63%) PHP
8 12 (4.63%) T-SQL
8 12 (4.63%) VB.NET
9 6 (2.32%) ABAP
9 6 (2.32%) Python
10 5 (1.93%) VB
11 4 (1.54%) Embedded C++
11 4 (1.54%) Scala
12 3 (1.16%) Delphi
12 3 (1.16%) VB6
12 3 (1.16%) VBA
13 2 (0.77%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.39%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 19 (7.34%) HND
1 19 (7.34%) ISEB
2 17 (6.56%) ISTQB
3 13 (5.02%) HNC
4 11 (4.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 6 (2.32%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (1.93%) ECDL
7 4 (1.54%) CCNA
7 4 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (1.54%) Postgraduate
8 3 (1.16%) CCNP
8 3 (1.16%) CIMA
8 3 (1.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (1.16%) SC Cleared
8 3 (1.16%) Security Cleared
9 2 (0.77%) A+ Certification
9 2 (0.77%) MCSE
9 2 (0.77%) PhD
9 2 (0.77%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.39%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.25%) ISO 9001
2 10 (3.86%) QA
3 6 (2.32%) SLA
4 5 (1.93%) WAI
5 1 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (3.09%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.77%) BitLocker
3 2 (0.77%) Firmware
3 2 (0.77%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.77%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (0.39%) WSUS
Vendors
1 33 (12.74%) Microsoft
2 17 (6.56%) Oracle
3 14 (5.41%) SAP
4 11 (4.25%) Adobe
4 11 (4.25%) VMware
5 10 (3.86%) IBM
6 6 (2.32%) Twitter
7 4 (1.54%) Cognos
8 3 (1.16%) Altera
8 3 (1.16%) Cisco
8 3 (1.16%) Cognizant
8 3 (1.16%) Informatica
8 3 (1.16%) OpenText
9 2 (0.77%) Ab Initio
9 2 (0.77%) CheckPoint
9 2 (0.77%) Citrix
9 2 (0.77%) EPiServer
9 2 (0.77%) ION Trading
9 2 (0.77%) Minitab
9 2 (0.77%) NetApp
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + OTE 40k
Posted: 21 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + OTE 35K
Posted: 21 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + excellent benefits + Relocation
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington
Capita plc
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Car/Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Winsford, Cheshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
AC Assure
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus bonus scheme
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Great Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Chester
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £30 - £45 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare etc
Posted: 7 days ago
Frodsham, Cheshire
Spirit Data Capture
Salary: Negotiable Depending On Experience
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester, Cheshire, Altrincham, Stockport,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to c£45,000 + excellent bonus + bens
Posted: 11 days ago
Chester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Great Benefits Package
Posted: 11 days ago
Chester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Runcorn Cheshire, Liverpool
Quant Capital
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 22 days ago
Chester
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago