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

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 18 21 20
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Degree 195 166 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 10.28% 9.71% 10.71%
As % of the Qualifications category 42.58% 37.64% 48.38%
Number of salaries quoted 162 132 213
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,400 £22,100
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £43,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
458 441 494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 24.14% 25.79% 22.13%
Number of salaries quoted 393 328 441
Average salary £41,250 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +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 22 December 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 22 December 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 +17 61 £40,000 -5.88% 7
Wilmslow +3 26 £40,000 +60.00%
Macclesfield +13 20 £41,250 +13.79% 3
Chester -2 16 £37,500 +12.78% 10
Knutsford 0 10 £36,000 +7.46% 2
Runcorn -2 8 £41,250 +26.92% 2
Sandbach -2 3 - -
Crewe +8 2 £42,500 +21.42% 2
Nantwich +2 2 £30,000 -14.28%
Lymm - 1 £19,000 -
Daresbury - 1 £50,000 -
Degree
North West

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 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.

1 100 (26.60%) SQL
2 99 (26.33%) Finance
3 98 (26.06%) Agile Software Development
4 87 (23.14%) Computer Science
5 81 (21.54%) SQL Server
6 65 (17.29%) Analytical Skills
7 64 (17.02%) Project Management
7 64 (17.02%) .NET
8 63 (16.76%) HTML
9 62 (16.49%) Microsoft
10 53 (14.10%) Windows
11 50 (13.30%) Java
12 49 (13.03%) JavaScript
12 49 (13.03%) CSS
13 46 (12.23%) Web Services
13 46 (12.23%) C#
14 42 (11.17%) ASP.NET
15 40 (10.64%) Oracle
15 40 (10.64%) MS Excel
15 40 (10.64%) Business Intelligence
16 35 (9.31%) Marketing
17 34 (9.04%) ITIL
17 34 (9.04%) Linux
17 34 (9.04%) Scrum
17 34 (9.04%) HTML5
18 31 (8.24%) Mathematics
19 30 (7.98%) UNIX
19 30 (7.98%) T-SQL
20 29 (7.71%) C
20 29 (7.71%) Software Engineering

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 21 (5.59%) SAS
2 10 (2.66%) Lync
3 9 (2.39%) SharePoint
4 8 (2.13%) WebSphere
5 7 (1.86%) WordPress
6 6 (1.60%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (0.80%) IBM HTTP Server
7 3 (0.80%) Oracle Spatial
7 3 (0.80%) MS Exchange
7 3 (0.80%) IIS
7 3 (0.80%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (0.53%) JBoss
8 2 (0.53%) MS Project Server
8 2 (0.53%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.53%) Mule
8 2 (0.53%) Confluence
8 2 (0.53%) Apache ServiceMix
9 1 (0.27%) Node.js
9 1 (0.27%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 40 (10.64%) MS Excel
2 16 (4.26%) MS PowerPoint
2 16 (4.26%) MS Office
3 11 (2.93%) SPSS
4 10 (2.66%) MS Project
5 8 (2.13%) AutoCAD
5 8 (2.13%) FastStats
6 2 (0.53%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.27%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.27%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 10 (2.66%) Oracle ERP
2 9 (2.39%) SAP FI/CO
2 9 (2.39%) SAP CO
2 9 (2.39%) SAP BPC
2 9 (2.39%) SAP FI
3 5 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (1.06%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.80%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (0.80%) SAP InfiniteInsight
6 2 (0.53%) SAP MDM
7 1 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.27%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.27%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.99%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (3.19%) Amazon S3
3 3 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.52%) TCP/IP
2 10 (2.66%) Firewall
3 8 (2.13%) Network Security
4 7 (1.86%) Internet
5 6 (1.60%) DNS
6 5 (1.33%) DHCP
6 5 (1.33%) LAN
6 5 (1.33%) Intranet
7 4 (1.06%) WAN
7 4 (1.06%) VPN
7 4 (1.06%) HTTP
8 3 (0.80%) SAN
9 2 (0.53%) Ethernet
9 2 (0.53%) iSCSI
9 2 (0.53%) Wireless
9 2 (0.53%) TETRA
10 1 (0.27%) ADSL
10 1 (0.27%) Broadband
10 1 (0.27%) SSL
10 1 (0.27%) SONET
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (21.54%) SQL Server
2 27 (7.18%) Relational Database
3 25 (6.65%) Data Warehouse
4 23 (6.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 21 (5.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (3.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 12 (3.19%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 11 (2.93%) SQL Server 2008
9 9 (2.39%) SAP BW
10 8 (2.13%) Data Mining
11 7 (1.86%) RDBMS
12 6 (1.60%) Big Data
13 5 (1.33%) SQLite
13 5 (1.33%) Crystal Reports
13 5 (1.33%) MySQL
14 4 (1.06%) MS Access
14 4 (1.06%) NoSQL
15 3 (0.80%) QlikView
15 3 (0.80%) Informix
16 2 (0.53%) DB2
Development Applications
1 17 (4.52%) JIRA
2 15 (3.99%) Selenium
3 13 (3.46%) Cucumber
4 12 (3.19%) Visual Studio
5 8 (2.13%) QuickTest Pro
5 8 (2.13%) FitNesse
5 8 (2.13%) Git (software)
5 8 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (1.06%) Synon
6 4 (1.06%) Oracle Forms
6 4 (1.06%) Subversion
6 4 (1.06%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (0.80%) Jenkins
7 3 (0.80%) JUnit
7 3 (0.80%) Introscope
7 3 (0.80%) Mockito
8 2 (0.53%) SpecFlow
8 2 (0.53%) Ant
8 2 (0.53%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.27%) ChangeMan
General
1 99 (26.33%) Finance
2 35 (9.31%) Marketing
3 23 (6.12%) Banking
3 23 (6.12%) Manufacturing
4 19 (5.05%) Retail
5 12 (3.19%) Billing
5 12 (3.19%) Pharmaceutical
6 10 (2.66%) Telecoms
6 10 (2.66%) Legal
6 10 (2.66%) German Language
7 6 (1.60%) Games
8 5 (1.33%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.80%) Electronics
9 3 (0.80%) Advertising
10 2 (0.53%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.27%) Law
11 1 (0.27%) Military
11 1 (0.27%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.27%) Local Government
11 1 (0.27%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 101 (26.86%) Developer
2 72 (19.15%) Analyst
3 31 (8.24%) .NET Developer
4 25 (6.65%) Business Analyst
5 23 (6.12%) Senior Developer
6 22 (5.85%) Software Developer
7 19 (5.05%) Web Developer
8 18 (4.79%) Junior
9 17 (4.52%) Consultant
9 17 (4.52%) Tester
9 17 (4.52%) Data Analyst
10 16 (4.26%) Project Manager
11 15 (3.99%) Service Manager
11 15 (3.99%) Insight Analyst
12 14 (3.72%) Senior Analyst
13 13 (3.46%) Graduate
13 13 (3.46%) Software Engineer
13 13 (3.46%) Delivery Manager
14 12 (3.19%) VB.NET Developer
14 12 (3.19%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (17.02%) .NET
2 63 (16.76%) HTML
3 49 (13.03%) CSS
4 46 (12.23%) Web Services
5 42 (11.17%) ASP.NET
6 34 (9.04%) HTML5
7 27 (7.18%) XML
8 26 (6.91%) jQuery
9 17 (4.52%) Ajax
10 16 (4.26%) .NET Framework
11 14 (3.72%) JSON
12 12 (3.19%) XSLT
13 11 (2.93%) SOAP
14 9 (2.39%) Spring
14 9 (2.39%) ASP.NET MVC
15 8 (2.13%) RESTful
15 8 (2.13%) WCF
16 7 (1.86%) Phalcon
17 6 (1.60%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 6 (1.60%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 87 (23.14%) Computer Science
2 65 (17.29%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (8.24%) Mathematics
4 22 (5.85%) Mobile App
5 17 (4.52%) Open Source
5 17 (4.52%) User Experience
5 17 (4.52%) Statistics
6 13 (3.46%) Management Information System
7 10 (2.66%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (2.39%) Thin Client
8 9 (2.39%) Fat Client
9 7 (1.86%) N-Tier
10 6 (1.60%) SCADA
10 6 (1.60%) Physics
11 5 (1.33%) FMCG
11 5 (1.33%) Social Media
11 5 (1.33%) Credit Risk
11 5 (1.33%) Data Structures
12 4 (1.06%) Algorithms
12 4 (1.06%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 53 (14.10%) Windows
2 34 (9.04%) Linux
3 30 (7.98%) UNIX
4 17 (4.52%) Android
5 16 (4.26%) Apple iOS
6 7 (1.86%) Windows 7
6 7 (1.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (1.06%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.80%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.80%) Windows XP
8 3 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.53%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (0.53%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.27%) CentOS
10 1 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.27%) Windows CE
10 1 (0.27%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (26.06%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (17.02%) Project Management
3 40 (10.64%) Business Intelligence
4 34 (9.04%) ITIL
4 34 (9.04%) Scrum
5 29 (7.71%) Software Engineering
6 27 (7.18%) MVC
6 27 (7.18%) Analytics
7 26 (6.91%) Data Modelling
8 24 (6.38%) E-Commerce
9 23 (6.12%) Data Analysis
10 21 (5.59%) ETL
11 20 (5.32%) OO
12 18 (4.79%) Service Delivery
12 18 (4.79%) Business Analysis
13 17 (4.52%) TDD
13 17 (4.52%) Business Development
14 16 (4.26%) Continuous Integration
14 16 (4.26%) Stakeholder Management
14 16 (4.26%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 100 (26.60%) SQL
2 50 (13.30%) Java
3 49 (13.03%) JavaScript
4 46 (12.23%) C#
5 30 (7.98%) T-SQL
6 29 (7.71%) C
7 27 (7.18%) VB
8 23 (6.12%) C++
9 19 (5.05%) PHP
10 16 (4.26%) VB.NET
11 14 (3.72%) VB6
12 7 (1.86%) PowerShell
13 6 (1.60%) RPG
14 4 (1.06%) PL/SQL
14 4 (1.06%) RPG/400
15 3 (0.80%) VBA
15 3 (0.80%) Python
16 2 (0.53%) ABAP
16 2 (0.53%) Objective-C
16 2 (0.53%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 20 (5.32%) ITIL Certification
2 19 (5.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (4.52%) HND
4 10 (2.66%) ISEB
5 9 (2.39%) HNC
6 8 (2.13%) Security Cleared
6 8 (2.13%) MCSE
7 7 (1.86%) PMI Certification
8 6 (1.60%) MBA
8 6 (1.60%) PMP
8 6 (1.60%) MCSA
9 3 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (0.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (0.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (0.53%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.53%) MCTS
10 2 (0.53%) MCITP
10 2 (0.53%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.53%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (6.38%) QA
2 12 (3.19%) SLA
3 2 (0.53%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 19 (5.05%) Active Directory
2 18 (4.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.86%) Hyper-V
4 6 (1.60%) XenApp
5 5 (1.33%) XenDesktop
6 4 (1.06%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.27%) vSphere
7 1 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.27%) Firmware
7 1 (0.27%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.27%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (0.80%) Puppet
2 1 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.27%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (0.27%) Opsview
2 1 (0.27%) Nagios
2 1 (0.27%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.27%) WSUS
2 1 (0.27%) CA Endevor
2 1 (0.27%) SCOM
Vendors
1 62 (16.49%) Microsoft
2 40 (10.64%) Oracle
3 26 (6.91%) SAP
4 19 (5.05%) VMware
5 13 (3.46%) Teradata
6 12 (3.19%) Citrix
7 11 (2.93%) Informatica
8 9 (2.39%) Hyperion
9 8 (2.13%) BT
10 6 (1.60%) Perforce
11 5 (1.33%) Minitab
11 5 (1.33%) Planview
11 5 (1.33%) SmartFocus
11 5 (1.33%) HP
11 5 (1.33%) IBM
12 4 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
13 3 (0.80%) Dell
13 3 (0.80%) Compuware
13 3 (0.80%) Google
14 2 (0.53%) Tableau
Warrington
Searchability
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + +Benefits+Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
DP Connect
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
DP Connect
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
FT Select
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Basic salary to £70,000 + 20% bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Shortlist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Excellent competitive package
Posted: 5 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Woolston, Warrington
Actis Recruitment
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Runcorn
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Macclesfield
Computer Futures
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago