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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 21 22 14
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -8
Permanent jobs citing Degree 183 159 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 9.38% 10.02% 12.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 39.10% 37.86% 42.29%
Number of salaries quoted 135 139 188
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 £23,500 £21,100 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £62,750
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
468 420 603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 23.99% 26.47% 28.84%
Number of salaries quoted 356 340 486
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +4 59 £35,000 -12.50% 11
Chester -5 33 £46,250 +34.05% 9
Knutsford -12 13 £40,000 +6.66% 4
Macclesfield -2 11 £42,500 +44.06% 3
Crewe +1 5 £45,000 +80.00% 1
Wilmslow -7 4 £36,750 +79.26% 3
Runcorn +1 3 £24,000 -23.80% 1
Daresbury - 1 £42,500 -
Degree
North West

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 107 (30.31%) SQL
2 94 (26.63%) SQL Server
3 90 (25.50%) Finance
4 79 (22.38%) Computer Science
5 78 (22.10%) Microsoft
6 71 (20.11%) Agile Software Development
7 70 (19.83%) .NET
8 68 (19.26%) C#
9 52 (14.73%) Windows
9 52 (14.73%) Project Management
10 51 (14.45%) Analytical Skills
11 44 (12.46%) HTML
12 40 (11.33%) JavaScript
12 40 (11.33%) Business Intelligence
12 40 (11.33%) Data Analysis
13 37 (10.48%) ASP.NET
13 37 (10.48%) MS Excel
14 36 (10.20%) Oracle
14 36 (10.20%) Analytics
15 35 (9.92%) SAS
16 34 (9.63%) CSS
16 34 (9.63%) T-SQL
17 33 (9.35%) Marketing
17 33 (9.35%) Retail
18 32 (9.07%) Java
19 31 (8.78%) Software Engineering
20 30 (8.50%) Relational Database
21 29 (8.22%) Continuous Integration
22 28 (7.93%) Mathematics
22 28 (7.93%) VMware

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 35 (9.92%) SAS
2 14 (3.97%) MS Exchange
3 12 (3.40%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (3.12%) Lync
5 8 (2.27%) Tomcat
5 8 (2.27%) SharePoint
6 5 (1.42%) IIS
6 5 (1.42%) Oracle Spatial
6 5 (1.42%) WebSphere
7 3 (0.85%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 3 (0.85%) IBM HTTP Server
8 2 (0.57%) CMS
8 2 (0.57%) MS Project Server
8 2 (0.57%) WordPress
9 1 (0.28%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 37 (10.48%) MS Excel
2 21 (5.95%) MS Office
3 16 (4.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (2.27%) SPSS
5 5 (1.42%) FastStats
6 3 (0.85%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.57%) MS Project
7 2 (0.57%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (0.28%) Maya
Business Applications
1 6 (1.70%) SAP FI
1 6 (1.70%) SAP FI/CO
1 6 (1.70%) SAP CO
1 6 (1.70%) SAP BPC
2 5 (1.42%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (1.42%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (1.13%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.85%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.57%) SAP MDM
5 2 (0.57%) Magento
6 1 (0.28%) Sage 50
6 1 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.28%) GoldMine
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (0.85%) Office 365
2 1 (0.28%) Route 53
2 1 (0.28%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (0.28%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.28%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.12%) Firewall
2 9 (2.55%) TCP/IP
2 9 (2.55%) VPN
2 9 (2.55%) Network Security
3 8 (2.27%) SAN
4 6 (1.70%) Internet
5 5 (1.42%) ADSL
6 4 (1.13%) DNS
6 4 (1.13%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (0.85%) HTTP
7 3 (0.85%) Intranet
7 3 (0.85%) DHCP
7 3 (0.85%) iSCSI
8 2 (0.57%) Wireless
8 2 (0.57%) TETRA
9 1 (0.28%) Reverse Proxy
9 1 (0.28%) SONET
9 1 (0.28%) DWDM
9 1 (0.28%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.28%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (26.63%) SQL Server
2 30 (8.50%) Relational Database
3 25 (7.08%) Data Warehouse
4 19 (5.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 18 (5.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (3.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (2.55%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (2.27%) Data Mining
9 7 (1.98%) MySQL
10 6 (1.70%) SAP BW
11 5 (1.42%) OLAP
11 5 (1.42%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 4 (1.13%) RDBMS
12 4 (1.13%) QlikView
13 3 (0.85%) MS Access
13 3 (0.85%) Informix
13 3 (0.85%) Big Data
14 2 (0.57%) NoSQL
14 2 (0.57%) SAP Data Services
14 2 (0.57%) ROLAP
Development Applications
1 10 (2.83%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (1.98%) Git (software)
3 6 (1.70%) Oracle Forms
4 5 (1.42%) Eclipse
4 5 (1.42%) Visual Studio
4 5 (1.42%) Cucumber
4 5 (1.42%) Selenium
5 4 (1.13%) JIRA
6 3 (0.85%) Introscope
6 3 (0.85%) JUnit
6 3 (0.85%) Mockito
6 3 (0.85%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.57%) QuickTest Pro
7 2 (0.57%) Subversion
8 1 (0.28%) ChangeMan
8 1 (0.28%) Hudson
8 1 (0.28%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.28%) FitNesse
General
1 90 (25.50%) Finance
2 33 (9.35%) Retail
2 33 (9.35%) Marketing
3 21 (5.95%) Banking
4 16 (4.53%) Manufacturing
5 9 (2.55%) Advertising
5 9 (2.55%) Telecoms
6 8 (2.27%) Legal
6 8 (2.27%) Pharmaceutical
7 7 (1.98%) Financial Institution
7 7 (1.98%) German Language
8 4 (1.13%) Games
9 2 (0.57%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.57%) Law
9 2 (0.57%) Local Government
9 2 (0.57%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.28%) Billing
10 1 (0.28%) Automotive
10 1 (0.28%) Electronics
10 1 (0.28%) Military
Job Titles
1 85 (24.08%) Developer
2 83 (23.51%) Analyst
3 31 (8.78%) Senior Analyst
4 26 (7.37%) .NET Developer
5 24 (6.80%) Junior
6 20 (5.67%) Graduate
6 20 (5.67%) Business Analyst
7 18 (5.10%) Architect
8 17 (4.82%) Data Analyst
9 16 (4.53%) Strategy Analyst
10 15 (4.25%) Insight Analyst
10 15 (4.25%) Software Developer
11 14 (3.97%) Project Manager
11 14 (3.97%) Principal Engineer
12 11 (3.12%) Solutions Architect
12 11 (3.12%) Support Analyst
13 10 (2.83%) Consultant
13 10 (2.83%) Software Engineer
13 10 (2.83%) Java Developer
13 10 (2.83%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (19.83%) .NET
2 44 (12.46%) HTML
3 37 (10.48%) ASP.NET
4 34 (9.63%) CSS
5 24 (6.80%) XML
6 22 (6.23%) Web Services
7 19 (5.38%) HTML5
8 15 (4.25%) XSLT
9 12 (3.40%) JSON
9 12 (3.40%) RESTful
10 11 (3.12%) Spring
11 10 (2.83%) SOAP
11 10 (2.83%) CSS3
12 9 (2.55%) jQuery
13 8 (2.27%) JPA
13 8 (2.27%) AngularJS
13 8 (2.27%) Hibernate
13 8 (2.27%) Java SE
13 8 (2.27%) Java EE
14 6 (1.70%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 79 (22.38%) Computer Science
2 51 (14.45%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (7.93%) Mathematics
4 19 (5.38%) Management Information System
4 19 (5.38%) Statistics
5 16 (4.53%) Enterprise Software
6 15 (4.25%) Open Source
7 13 (3.68%) Fat Client
7 13 (3.68%) Thin Client
8 11 (3.12%) Physics
9 8 (2.27%) N-Tier
9 8 (2.27%) GIS
9 8 (2.27%) User Experience
10 7 (1.98%) Mobile App
10 7 (1.98%) Client/Server
10 7 (1.98%) SCADA
11 6 (1.70%) Social Media
12 5 (1.42%) Economics
12 5 (1.42%) Credit Risk
13 4 (1.13%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 52 (14.73%) Windows
2 23 (6.52%) UNIX
3 14 (3.97%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (3.97%) Linux
4 12 (3.40%) Windows 7
5 10 (2.83%) Android
6 8 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (2.27%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.85%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.57%) VxWorks
9 1 (0.28%) CentOS
9 1 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.28%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.28%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (20.11%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (14.73%) Project Management
3 40 (11.33%) Business Intelligence
3 40 (11.33%) Data Analysis
4 36 (10.20%) Analytics
5 31 (8.78%) Software Engineering
6 29 (8.22%) Continuous Integration
7 26 (7.37%) MVC
8 25 (7.08%) Mentoring
9 24 (6.80%) TDD
10 23 (6.52%) Scrum
10 23 (6.52%) Business Development
10 23 (6.52%) ETL
10 23 (6.52%) ITIL
11 22 (6.23%) Data Modelling
12 21 (5.95%) OO
13 20 (5.67%) PRINCE2
14 17 (4.82%) OOP
14 17 (4.82%) SOA
15 16 (4.53%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 107 (30.31%) SQL
2 68 (19.26%) C#
3 40 (11.33%) JavaScript
4 34 (9.63%) T-SQL
5 32 (9.07%) Java
6 22 (6.23%) VB
7 15 (4.25%) C
8 13 (3.68%) C++
9 12 (3.40%) VB.NET
10 9 (2.55%) PowerShell
11 7 (1.98%) VB6
12 6 (1.70%) Python
12 6 (1.70%) PL/SQL
13 5 (1.42%) Perl
13 5 (1.42%) PHP
13 5 (1.42%) Bash Shell
14 4 (1.13%) VBScript
15 3 (0.85%) VBA
16 2 (0.57%) ABAP
16 2 (0.57%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 23 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (3.97%) HND
3 13 (3.68%) MCSE
4 10 (2.83%) ITIL Certification
5 9 (2.55%) MCSA
5 9 (2.55%) ISEB
5 9 (2.55%) Security Cleared
6 6 (1.70%) MCTS
7 5 (1.42%) MCITP
7 5 (1.42%) MBA
8 4 (1.13%) CEH
8 4 (1.13%) EnCE
8 4 (1.13%) CISSP
8 4 (1.13%) PMP
8 4 (1.13%) PMI Certification
9 3 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (0.85%) NVQ Level 4
10 2 (0.57%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.57%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (7.65%) QA
2 7 (1.98%) SLA
3 2 (0.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (5.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (3.97%) Active Directory
2 14 (3.97%) XenApp
3 13 (3.68%) Hyper-V
4 9 (2.55%) XenDesktop
4 9 (2.55%) vSphere
5 2 (0.57%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.28%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (1.42%) Puppet
2 2 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.28%) Opsview
3 1 (0.28%) Nagios
3 1 (0.28%) CA Endevor
3 1 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 78 (22.10%) Microsoft
2 36 (10.20%) Oracle
3 28 (7.93%) VMware
4 17 (4.82%) SAP
5 13 (3.68%) Citrix
6 10 (2.83%) HP
6 10 (2.83%) Teradata
7 9 (2.55%) IBM
8 8 (2.27%) Informatica
9 6 (1.70%) Hyperion
10 5 (1.42%) Minitab
10 5 (1.42%) Google
10 5 (1.42%) Dundas
10 5 (1.42%) SmartFocus
11 3 (0.85%) Tableau
11 3 (0.85%) Perforce
11 3 (0.85%) Mapinfo
11 3 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (0.85%) Dell
11 3 (0.85%) Avaya
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Websense Recruit Ltd
Salary: Good salary and benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Training
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £44000 per annum + + Great Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + OTE £45K
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £37000 - £41000 per annum + +Benefits+Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Car Allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
TEKsystems
Posted: 3 days ago
Alderley Edge, Cheshire
Pets at Home
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £51000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £22000 - £25000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000 + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
LA International
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago