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

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 21 21 21
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing Degree 108 143 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 9.05% 8.30% 8.64%
As % of the Qualifications category 38.71% 36.39% 35.14%
Number of salaries quoted 75 91 101
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +28.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £61,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
279 393 444
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 23.37% 22.81% 24.60%
Number of salaries quoted 219 278 293
Average salary £37,500 £41,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £61,215
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

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 May 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 1 May 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 30 £35,000 -17.64% 4
Knutsford +16 19 £40,000 - 4
Chester +7 16 £30,000 -7.69% 6
Crewe +10 13 £25,500 -36.25% 1
Wilmslow -1 4 £30,000 -36.16% 1
Frodsham 0 3 £25,000 -23.07%
Winsford - 3 £47,500 -
Macclesfield +3 2 £55,000 +57.14% 1
Ellesmere Port - 2 £27,750 -
Daresbury -1 1 £38,500 -
Northwich -9 1 £47,500 +65.21%
Degree
North West

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 70 (30.17%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (26.72%) Java
3 60 (25.86%) Computer Science
4 56 (24.14%) Windows
5 53 (22.84%) Software Engineering
6 52 (22.41%) JavaScript
7 48 (20.69%) C#
8 47 (20.26%) HTML
9 46 (19.83%) CSS
9 46 (19.83%) Finance
10 37 (15.95%) Project Management
11 36 (15.52%) Scrum
11 36 (15.52%) SQL
11 36 (15.52%) .NET
12 35 (15.09%) SQL Server
12 35 (15.09%) Analytical Skills
13 33 (14.22%) Linux
14 30 (12.93%) Test Automation
15 29 (12.50%) HND
15 29 (12.50%) OO
16 28 (12.07%) PRINCE2
17 27 (11.64%) OOP
17 27 (11.64%) SDLC
18 26 (11.21%) ISEB
19 25 (10.78%) Service Management
20 24 (10.34%) Electronics
20 24 (10.34%) ITIL
20 24 (10.34%) Marketing
21 23 (9.91%) Business Development
21 23 (9.91%) Web Services

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 (3.02%) SAS
2 6 (2.59%) MS Exchange
2 6 (2.59%) Node.js
3 5 (2.16%) Drupal
3 5 (2.16%) JBoss
3 5 (2.16%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.72%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.29%) NetWeaver
5 3 (1.29%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.86%) Apache
6 2 (0.86%) CMS
6 2 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (0.86%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.43%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.43%) IIS
7 1 (0.43%) nginx
7 1 (0.43%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.43%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 22 (9.48%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.45%) MS Office
3 6 (2.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 5 (2.16%) Photoshop
5 4 (1.72%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (1.29%) MS Project
6 3 (1.29%) MS Visio
6 3 (1.29%) OmniGraffle
7 2 (0.86%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.43%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.29%) SAP BPC
2 1 (0.43%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 14 (6.03%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (5.17%) PaaS
3 11 (4.74%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (3.45%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (3.45%) IaaS
5 4 (1.72%) GitHub
5 4 (1.72%) SaaS
6 2 (0.86%) Trello
7 1 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.43%) Engine Yard
7 1 (0.43%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.43%) Heroku
7 1 (0.43%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.16%) LAN
1 5 (2.16%) WAN
1 5 (2.16%) Wideband
2 4 (1.72%) Broadband
3 3 (1.29%) DNS
3 3 (1.29%) SAN
4 2 (0.86%) DHCP
4 2 (0.86%) Firewall
4 2 (0.86%) FTP
4 2 (0.86%) Internet
4 2 (0.86%) LDAP
4 2 (0.86%) VoIP
5 1 (0.43%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (0.43%) BGP
5 1 (0.43%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.43%) H.323
5 1 (0.43%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.43%) Network Security
5 1 (0.43%) OSPF
5 1 (0.43%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (15.09%) SQL Server
2 16 (6.90%) MySQL
3 12 (5.17%) Relational Database
4 10 (4.31%) DB2
5 7 (3.02%) Big Data
6 4 (1.72%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (1.72%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.29%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.29%) MS Access
7 3 (1.29%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.29%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.29%) SAP BW
8 2 (0.86%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (0.86%) DataStage
8 2 (0.86%) Oracle ODI
8 2 (0.86%) SAP Data Services
8 2 (0.86%) Spotfire
8 2 (0.86%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.86%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 22 (9.48%) Selenium
2 21 (9.05%) Visual Studio
3 18 (7.76%) Git (software)
4 14 (6.03%) HP UFT
5 13 (5.60%) Cucumber
6 11 (4.74%) FitNesse
7 7 (3.02%) Maven
8 6 (2.59%) JUnit
9 5 (2.16%) Jenkins
9 5 (2.16%) Subversion
10 4 (1.72%) Gradle
10 4 (1.72%) JIRA
11 3 (1.29%) Axure RP
11 3 (1.29%) Mercurial
11 3 (1.29%) TestNG
12 2 (0.86%) SpecFlow
12 2 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
13 1 (0.43%) Mockito
13 1 (0.43%) Sahi
13 1 (0.43%) WatiN
General
1 46 (19.83%) Finance
2 24 (10.34%) Electronics
2 24 (10.34%) Marketing
3 12 (5.17%) Manufacturing
3 12 (5.17%) Retail
4 10 (4.31%) Banking
5 8 (3.45%) Publishing
6 7 (3.02%) Law
7 6 (2.59%) Corporate Banking
7 6 (2.59%) Local Government
7 6 (2.59%) Telecoms
8 5 (2.16%) Aerospace
9 3 (1.29%) Games
10 2 (0.86%) Advertising
10 2 (0.86%) Back Office
10 2 (0.86%) Billing
10 2 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 73 (31.47%) Developer
2 32 (13.79%) Java Developer
3 29 (12.50%) Analyst
4 28 (12.07%) Software Engineer
5 27 (11.64%) Graduate
6 20 (8.62%) .NET Developer
6 20 (8.62%) Graduate Developer
7 18 (7.76%) C# .NET Developer
7 18 (7.76%) C# Developer
8 14 (6.03%) Architect
8 14 (6.03%) C Software Engineer
8 14 (6.03%) C/C++ Software Engineer
8 14 (6.03%) C++ Software Engineer
8 14 (6.03%) Graduate Java Developer
8 14 (6.03%) Junior
9 13 (5.60%) ASP.NET Developer
9 13 (5.60%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 13 (5.60%) Project Manager
10 12 (5.17%) Consultant
11 11 (4.74%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (20.26%) HTML
2 46 (19.83%) CSS
3 36 (15.52%) .NET
4 23 (9.91%) Web Services
5 18 (7.76%) ASP.NET
5 18 (7.76%) Hibernate
6 17 (7.33%) Spring
7 16 (6.90%) CSS3
7 16 (6.90%) HTML5
8 11 (4.74%) XML
9 10 (4.31%) .NET Framework
9 10 (4.31%) jQuery
9 10 (4.31%) XSLT
10 8 (3.45%) AngularJS
11 7 (3.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 6 (2.59%) Middleware
12 6 (2.59%) SAP BSP
12 6 (2.59%) SAPUI5
12 6 (2.59%) Web Dynpro
13 5 (2.16%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 60 (25.86%) Computer Science
2 35 (15.09%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (6.90%) Data Centre
4 14 (6.03%) Embedded Systems
5 13 (5.60%) User Experience
6 8 (3.45%) CMDB
6 8 (3.45%) Mathematics
7 7 (3.02%) Life Science
8 6 (2.59%) Management Information System
9 5 (2.16%) Algorithms
9 5 (2.16%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 5 (2.16%) VHDL
10 4 (1.72%) Artificial Intelligence
10 4 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.72%) Ontologies
11 3 (1.29%) Data Structures
11 3 (1.29%) Graphic Design
11 3 (1.29%) Physics
11 3 (1.29%) PMI
12 2 (0.86%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 56 (24.14%) Windows
2 33 (14.22%) Linux
3 18 (7.76%) Unix
4 17 (7.33%) Embedded Linux
5 14 (6.03%) Windows CE
6 9 (3.88%) Android
7 6 (2.59%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (2.59%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (2.16%) Apple iOS
8 5 (2.16%) Mac OS X
9 3 (1.29%) Windows Server
10 2 (0.86%) AIX
11 1 (0.43%) CentOS
11 1 (0.43%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (30.17%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (22.84%) Software Engineering
3 37 (15.95%) Project Management
4 36 (15.52%) Scrum
5 30 (12.93%) Test Automation
6 29 (12.50%) OO
7 28 (12.07%) PRINCE2
8 27 (11.64%) OOP
8 27 (11.64%) SDLC
9 25 (10.78%) Service Management
10 24 (10.34%) ITIL
11 23 (9.91%) Business Development
12 22 (9.48%) Continuous Integration
12 22 (9.48%) Test Scripting
13 19 (8.19%) Presales
14 18 (7.76%) OOD
15 17 (7.33%) Embedded Software Development
16 15 (6.47%) Business Analysis
16 15 (6.47%) Root Cause Analysis
16 15 (6.47%) UML
Programming Languages
1 62 (26.72%) Java
2 52 (22.41%) JavaScript
3 48 (20.69%) C#
4 36 (15.52%) SQL
5 19 (8.19%) C
5 19 (8.19%) Embedded C
6 17 (7.33%) C++
7 12 (5.17%) PHP
7 12 (5.17%) T-SQL
8 6 (2.59%) ABAP
9 4 (1.72%) Scala
10 3 (1.29%) Embedded C++
10 3 (1.29%) Ruby
10 3 (1.29%) VB
10 3 (1.29%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.86%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.86%) VBA
12 1 (0.43%) Delphi
12 1 (0.43%) Python
Qualifications
1 29 (12.50%) HND
2 26 (11.21%) ISEB
3 16 (6.90%) HNC
4 11 (4.74%) ISTQB
4 11 (4.74%) PMI Certification
5 8 (3.45%) PMP
6 6 (2.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 5 (2.16%) ECDL
8 4 (1.72%) Postgraduate
9 3 (1.29%) CCNA
9 3 (1.29%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.86%) PhD
11 1 (0.43%) AWS Certification
11 1 (0.43%) CCNP
11 1 (0.43%) CIMA
11 1 (0.43%) CISM
11 1 (0.43%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.03%) ISO 9001
2 6 (2.59%) QA
3 5 (2.16%) SLA
3 5 (2.16%) WAI
4 1 (0.43%) COBIT
4 1 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 13 (5.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.16%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.29%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.86%) BitLocker
4 2 (0.86%) Firmware
4 2 (0.86%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.43%) KVM
5 1 (0.43%) oVirt
5 1 (0.43%) Postfix
5 1 (0.43%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (0.43%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (3.45%) SCVMM
2 1 (0.43%) Ansible
2 1 (0.43%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (0.43%) Cobbler
2 1 (0.43%) Nagios
2 1 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.43%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (9.05%) Oracle
2 20 (8.62%) VMware
3 19 (8.19%) Microsoft
4 12 (5.17%) Adobe
4 12 (5.17%) IBM
5 11 (4.74%) Cognizant
6 10 (4.31%) CheckPoint
6 10 (4.31%) Cisco
6 10 (4.31%) NetApp
7 9 (3.88%) BMC
7 9 (3.88%) Citrix
8 8 (3.45%) EMC
8 8 (3.45%) HP
8 8 (3.45%) Juniper
8 8 (3.45%) SAP
9 6 (2.59%) Twitter
10 5 (2.16%) Altera
11 3 (1.29%) Ab Initio
11 3 (1.29%) OpenText
12 2 (0.86%) EPiServer
Knutsford, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + excellent benefits + Relocation
Posted: Yesterday
Runcorn, Cheshire
Oscar
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 per annum + Attractive benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Core Bens + Flexi Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + OTE 40k
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Runcorn
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus, Great Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Cognizant
Posted: 11 days ago
Chester
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Posted: 12 days ago
Warrington
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + + Great Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Warrington
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bon,Pen,Progression
Posted: 17 days ago
Macclesfield
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester, Cheshire, Altrincham, Stockport,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35,000 to £50,000 + excellent bonus + bens
Posted: 18 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Cognizant
Posted: 19 days ago
Chester
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Crewe
360 Resourcing Solutions .
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago