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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 22 20 27
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Permanent jobs citing Degree 147 144 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 8.01% 8.92% 8.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 31.55% 32.58% 37.53%
Number of salaries quoted 106 102 137
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
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
466 442 453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 25.38% 27.39% 22.51%
Number of salaries quoted 351 307 337
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,400 £27,500 £23,175
10% offered a salary of more than £61,215 £42,500 £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 3 March 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 3 March 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 +21 50 £37,500 - 11
Knutsford +8 14 £38,500 +2.66%
Runcorn +1 11 £45,000 +36.36% 3
Chester -5 11 £32,500 -3.70% 4
Wilmslow -3 9 £54,999 +119.99% 2
Macclesfield -22 9 £42,500 +49.12% 1
Crewe +20 6 £38,750 +26.01% 3
Sandbach - 5 - -
Northwich +6 1 £20,000 -63.63%
Degree
North West

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 3 March 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.

1 101 (28.21%) Finance
2 96 (26.82%) SQL
3 90 (25.14%) Agile Software Development
4 85 (23.74%) Computer Science
5 70 (19.55%) SQL Server
5 70 (19.55%) Microsoft
6 62 (17.32%) Windows
6 62 (17.32%) Project Management
7 52 (14.53%) ITIL
7 52 (14.53%) .NET
8 51 (14.25%) Web Services
9 49 (13.69%) Analytical Skills
10 48 (13.41%) Java
11 46 (12.85%) HTML
11 46 (12.85%) Oracle
12 44 (12.29%) MS Excel
13 41 (11.45%) CSS
14 39 (10.89%) C#
15 37 (10.34%) JavaScript
15 37 (10.34%) Service Delivery
16 35 (9.78%) ASP.NET
17 34 (9.50%) Linux
18 29 (8.10%) Business Intelligence
18 29 (8.10%) Software Engineering
19 28 (7.82%) ETL
20 27 (7.54%) Data Warehouse
20 27 (7.54%) C
20 27 (7.54%) MVC
20 27 (7.54%) Scrum
21 26 (7.26%) UNIX

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 9 (2.51%) SharePoint
1 9 (2.51%) WebSphere
2 7 (1.96%) WordPress
3 6 (1.68%) SAS
4 5 (1.40%) Confluence
5 4 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (1.12%) MS Exchange
5 4 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (0.84%) Lync
6 3 (0.84%) Apache Solr
7 2 (0.56%) MS Project Server
7 2 (0.56%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.56%) Mule
7 2 (0.56%) JBoss
7 2 (0.56%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.56%) Apache ServiceMix
8 1 (0.28%) Node.js
8 1 (0.28%) WinCC
Applications
1 44 (12.29%) MS Excel
2 16 (4.47%) MS Office
3 12 (3.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (2.79%) MS Project
5 8 (2.23%) AutoCAD
6 6 (1.68%) SPSS
7 5 (1.40%) MS Visio
7 5 (1.40%) FastStats
8 1 (0.28%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.28%) Adobe Captivate
8 1 (0.28%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 10 (2.79%) Oracle ERP
2 7 (1.96%) SAP FI/CO
2 7 (1.96%) SAP FI
2 7 (1.96%) SAP CO
2 7 (1.96%) SAP BPC
3 6 (1.68%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (1.40%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (1.40%) Oracle CRM
5 3 (0.84%) SAP InfiniteInsight
6 2 (0.56%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.56%) SAP MDM
6 2 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 16 (4.47%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (3.35%) Amazon S3
3 3 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.28%) Office 365
4 1 (0.28%) Google Compute Engine
4 1 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 19 (5.31%) TCP/IP
2 14 (3.91%) Firewall
3 8 (2.23%) Network Security
4 6 (1.68%) DNS
4 6 (1.68%) Internet
4 6 (1.68%) LAN
5 5 (1.40%) WAN
5 5 (1.40%) DHCP
5 5 (1.40%) Intranet
6 4 (1.12%) Ethernet
7 3 (0.84%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (0.84%) Wireshark
7 3 (0.84%) tcpdump
8 2 (0.56%) SAN
8 2 (0.56%) Wireless
8 2 (0.56%) UMTS
8 2 (0.56%) GPRS
9 1 (0.28%) Broadband
9 1 (0.28%) HTTP
9 1 (0.28%) SONET
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (19.55%) SQL Server
2 27 (7.54%) Data Warehouse
3 26 (7.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (5.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (5.31%) SQL Server 2008
4 19 (5.31%) Relational Database
5 13 (3.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 12 (3.35%) SQL Server 2012
6 12 (3.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 7 (1.96%) SAP BW
7 7 (1.96%) DB2
8 6 (1.68%) OLAP
8 6 (1.68%) MySQL
8 6 (1.68%) OLAP Cube
9 5 (1.40%) Big Data
9 5 (1.40%) SQLite
9 5 (1.40%) Crystal Reports
9 5 (1.40%) RDBMS
10 4 (1.12%) NoSQL
10 4 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 21 (5.87%) JIRA
2 12 (3.35%) Selenium
2 12 (3.35%) Visual Studio
3 10 (2.79%) Cucumber
4 8 (2.23%) FitNesse
4 8 (2.23%) QuickTest Pro
5 5 (1.40%) Synon
6 4 (1.12%) Subversion
6 4 (1.12%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (0.84%) Git (software)
7 3 (0.84%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.56%) SpecFlow
8 2 (0.56%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.56%) Ant
9 1 (0.28%) Maven
9 1 (0.28%) CodeWarrior
9 1 (0.28%) Xcode
9 1 (0.28%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.28%) Gradle
9 1 (0.28%) Artifactory
General
1 101 (28.21%) Finance
2 23 (6.42%) Banking
3 22 (6.15%) Billing
3 22 (6.15%) Marketing
3 22 (6.15%) Manufacturing
4 19 (5.31%) Telecoms
5 17 (4.75%) Retail
6 13 (3.63%) Legal
7 9 (2.51%) Pharmaceutical
7 9 (2.51%) Financial Institution
8 7 (1.96%) German Language
9 6 (1.68%) Games
10 5 (1.40%) Electronics
11 4 (1.12%) Investment Banking
11 4 (1.12%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.28%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.28%) Military
12 1 (0.28%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.28%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.28%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 94 (26.26%) Developer
2 49 (13.69%) Analyst
3 29 (8.10%) .NET Developer
4 24 (6.70%) Service Manager
4 24 (6.70%) Delivery Manager
5 21 (5.87%) Senior Developer
6 20 (5.59%) Project Manager
7 19 (5.31%) Software Developer
7 19 (5.31%) Web Developer
8 18 (5.03%) Business Analyst
9 17 (4.75%) Tester
10 16 (4.47%) Software Engineer
10 16 (4.47%) Consultant
11 14 (3.91%) Graduate
11 14 (3.91%) Services Delivery Manager
12 13 (3.63%) DBA
13 12 (3.35%) Design Engineer
14 11 (3.07%) Business Consultant
14 11 (3.07%) Technical Manager
15 10 (2.79%) Business Transformation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (14.53%) .NET
2 51 (14.25%) Web Services
3 46 (12.85%) HTML
4 41 (11.45%) CSS
5 35 (9.78%) ASP.NET
6 24 (6.70%) jQuery
7 23 (6.42%) HTML5
8 22 (6.15%) .NET Framework
9 21 (5.87%) XML
10 18 (5.03%) Ajax
11 11 (3.07%) ASP.NET MVC
12 10 (2.79%) JSON
13 9 (2.51%) SOAP
14 7 (1.96%) JMS
14 7 (1.96%) Phalcon
15 6 (1.68%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 6 (1.68%) REST
15 6 (1.68%) WinForms
15 6 (1.68%) WPF
16 5 (1.40%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 85 (23.74%) Computer Science
2 49 (13.69%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (7.26%) Mobile App
4 21 (5.87%) Mathematics
5 15 (4.19%) Management Information System
6 14 (3.91%) Statistics
7 12 (3.35%) User Experience
8 9 (2.51%) Replication
8 9 (2.51%) Life Science
8 9 (2.51%) Open Source
9 8 (2.23%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (1.96%) Social Media
10 7 (1.96%) iSeries
10 7 (1.96%) Fat Client
10 7 (1.96%) Thin Client
10 7 (1.96%) Clustering
11 5 (1.40%) AS400
11 5 (1.40%) FMCG
12 4 (1.12%) Psychology
12 4 (1.12%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 62 (17.32%) Windows
2 34 (9.50%) Linux
3 26 (7.26%) UNIX
4 20 (5.59%) Apple iOS
5 19 (5.31%) Android
6 9 (2.51%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (1.96%) Mac OS X
7 7 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (1.96%) Windows Mobile
8 6 (1.68%) Windows CE
8 6 (1.68%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (1.12%) Windows XP
9 4 (1.12%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.56%) Windows Phone 7
10 2 (0.56%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.28%) CentOS
11 1 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (25.14%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (17.32%) Project Management
3 52 (14.53%) ITIL
4 37 (10.34%) Service Delivery
5 29 (8.10%) Business Intelligence
5 29 (8.10%) Software Engineering
6 28 (7.82%) ETL
7 27 (7.54%) MVC
7 27 (7.54%) Scrum
8 21 (5.87%) Data Modelling
8 21 (5.87%) E-Commerce
9 18 (5.03%) Change Management
10 17 (4.75%) Stakeholder Management
10 17 (4.75%) CRM
10 17 (4.75%) Product Management
10 17 (4.75%) Performance Tuning
11 16 (4.47%) Analytics
11 16 (4.47%) Resource Management
11 16 (4.47%) ERP
11 16 (4.47%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 96 (26.82%) SQL
2 48 (13.41%) Java
3 39 (10.89%) C#
4 37 (10.34%) JavaScript
5 27 (7.54%) C
6 25 (6.98%) C++
7 21 (5.87%) PHP
8 18 (5.03%) T-SQL
9 16 (4.47%) VB
10 11 (3.07%) VB.NET
11 10 (2.79%) RPG
11 10 (2.79%) VB6
12 5 (1.40%) PowerShell
12 5 (1.40%) RPG/400
13 3 (0.84%) Embedded C
13 3 (0.84%) Embedded C++
14 2 (0.56%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.56%) VBA
14 2 (0.56%) Python
14 2 (0.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (6.42%) ITIL Certification
2 21 (5.87%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (4.19%) HND
4 11 (3.07%) HNC
5 10 (2.79%) ISEB
6 9 (2.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 8 (2.23%) MCSA
7 8 (2.23%) VCP4
8 7 (1.96%) MBA
9 5 (1.40%) Security Cleared
10 4 (1.12%) PMI Certification
10 4 (1.12%) MCSE
11 3 (0.84%) GCIH
11 3 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 3 (0.84%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (0.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 2 (0.56%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.56%) PMP
12 2 (0.56%) MCT
12 2 (0.56%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.59%) SLA
2 16 (4.47%) QA
3 7 (1.96%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.28%) COBIT
System Software
1 20 (5.59%) Active Directory
2 12 (3.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.12%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (1.12%) VMware Server
4 3 (0.84%) XenApp
4 3 (0.84%) XenDesktop
4 3 (0.84%) Snort
5 2 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.28%) vCloud
6 1 (0.28%) vSphere
6 1 (0.28%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.28%) Firmware
6 1 (0.28%) Terminal Server
6 1 (0.28%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (1.68%) Backup Exec
2 2 (0.56%) WSUS
2 2 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.28%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (0.28%) Opsview
3 1 (0.28%) Nagios
3 1 (0.28%) SCCM
3 1 (0.28%) SCOM
3 1 (0.28%) Puppet
Vendors
1 70 (19.55%) Microsoft
2 46 (12.85%) Oracle
3 21 (5.87%) SAP
4 19 (5.31%) VMware
5 15 (4.19%) Teradata
5 15 (4.19%) Citrix
6 14 (3.91%) BT
7 11 (3.07%) Informatica
8 9 (2.51%) IBM
8 9 (2.51%) Hyperion
9 7 (1.96%) Planview
10 6 (1.68%) Google
10 6 (1.68%) Perforce
11 5 (1.40%) Sybase
12 4 (1.12%) Cisco
13 3 (0.84%) Splunk
13 3 (0.84%) Facebook
13 3 (0.84%) LogRhythm
14 2 (0.56%) SmartFocus
14 2 (0.56%) Tableau
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Salary: Competitve
Posted: 14 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington
Recruitment Genius
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £42000 - £46000 per annum + Bonus and competitive package
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus car allowance + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £23000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + OTE 40k
Posted: 4 days ago
Wilmslow
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000+ Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington
KDR Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Flexible Hours, Training, Holiday Scheme
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Venturi
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington
Ascent People
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago