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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 19 16 15
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Degree 187 178 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 9.79% 10.94% 11.02%
As % of the Qualifications category 39.87% 41.78% 40.30%
Number of salaries quoted 124 151 195
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,650 £21,500 £21,450
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £55,000
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
469 426 603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 24.55% 26.18% 27.35%
Number of salaries quoted 340 337 517
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,990 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 -1 64 £32,500 -21.21% 6
Chester +2 43 £28,500 -17.39% 5
Knutsford -18 9 £40,000 +6.66% 4
Macclesfield -5 8 £40,000 +60.00% 1
Runcorn +4 6 £24,000 -36.00%
Crewe +2 5 £45,000 -8.16% 4
Wilmslow -9 3 £32,500 +58.53%
Degree
North West

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 110 (31.61%) SQL
2 90 (25.86%) SQL Server
3 79 (22.70%) .NET
4 78 (22.41%) Microsoft
4 78 (22.41%) Computer Science
5 76 (21.84%) Finance
6 73 (20.98%) C#
7 51 (14.66%) HTML
8 49 (14.08%) Windows
9 48 (13.79%) Project Management
10 45 (12.93%) JavaScript
11 44 (12.64%) MS Excel
12 43 (12.36%) Data Analysis
13 42 (12.07%) Java
13 42 (12.07%) SAS
14 41 (11.78%) Agile Software Development
15 39 (11.21%) ASP.NET
16 37 (10.63%) CSS
17 36 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
17 36 (10.34%) Analytics
18 35 (10.06%) Oracle
18 35 (10.06%) T-SQL
18 35 (10.06%) Retail
18 35 (10.06%) Software Engineering
19 34 (9.77%) Marketing
19 34 (9.77%) Relational Database
20 32 (9.20%) Continuous Integration
20 32 (9.20%) MVC
21 29 (8.33%) Mathematics
22 28 (8.05%) QA

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 42 (12.07%) SAS
2 14 (4.02%) MS Exchange
3 12 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (2.87%) Lync
5 9 (2.59%) Tomcat
6 6 (1.72%) IIS
7 5 (1.44%) SharePoint
7 5 (1.44%) Oracle Spatial
7 5 (1.44%) WebSphere
8 3 (0.86%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 3 (0.86%) IBM HTTP Server
9 2 (0.57%) CMS
9 2 (0.57%) WordPress
10 1 (0.29%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.29%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 44 (12.64%) MS Excel
2 24 (6.90%) MS Office
3 12 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.44%) SPSS
4 5 (1.44%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.86%) FastStats
6 2 (0.57%) MS Project
6 2 (0.57%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.29%) Maya
7 1 (0.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.44%) Oracle Applications
1 5 (1.44%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (1.15%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.57%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (0.57%) SAP CO
3 2 (0.57%) Magento
3 2 (0.57%) SAP BPC
3 2 (0.57%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.29%) Sage 50
4 1 (0.29%) GoldMine
4 1 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.86%) Office 365
2 2 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.29%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.29%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.29%) Route 53
3 1 (0.29%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.16%) VPN
2 10 (2.87%) TCP/IP
2 10 (2.87%) Firewall
3 9 (2.59%) Network Security
4 7 (2.01%) SAN
5 5 (1.44%) ADSL
5 5 (1.44%) Internet
6 4 (1.15%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (1.15%) DNS
7 3 (0.86%) DHCP
7 3 (0.86%) HTTP
7 3 (0.86%) iSCSI
8 2 (0.57%) TETRA
8 2 (0.57%) Intranet
9 1 (0.29%) Wireless
9 1 (0.29%) Reverse Proxy
9 1 (0.29%) LAN
9 1 (0.29%) WAN
9 1 (0.29%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (25.86%) SQL Server
2 34 (9.77%) Relational Database
3 19 (5.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 17 (4.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (4.31%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (3.16%) Data Mining
6 11 (3.16%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (2.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (2.30%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 6 (1.72%) MySQL
9 6 (1.72%) OLAP
10 5 (1.44%) RDBMS
10 5 (1.44%) BusinessObjects
11 4 (1.15%) QlikView
12 3 (0.86%) Informix
13 2 (0.57%) SAP BW
13 2 (0.57%) Oracle Database
13 2 (0.57%) MongoDB
14 1 (0.29%) NoSQL
14 1 (0.29%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 11 (3.16%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (2.30%) Eclipse
3 7 (2.01%) Git (software)
4 6 (1.72%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (1.15%) Visual Studio
5 4 (1.15%) Subversion
5 4 (1.15%) JIRA
6 3 (0.86%) Selenium
6 3 (0.86%) Introscope
6 3 (0.86%) JUnit
6 3 (0.86%) Mockito
6 3 (0.86%) Cucumber
6 3 (0.86%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.29%) Hudson
7 1 (0.29%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 1 (0.29%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (0.29%) ChangeMan
General
1 76 (21.84%) Finance
2 35 (10.06%) Retail
3 34 (9.77%) Marketing
4 16 (4.60%) Banking
5 13 (3.74%) Manufacturing
6 10 (2.87%) Advertising
7 8 (2.30%) Telecoms
8 7 (2.01%) Pharmaceutical
8 7 (2.01%) Financial Institution
9 5 (1.44%) Legal
9 5 (1.44%) German Language
10 4 (1.15%) Games
11 3 (0.86%) French Language
12 2 (0.57%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.57%) Local Government
12 2 (0.57%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.57%) Law
12 2 (0.57%) Electronics
12 2 (0.57%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.29%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 92 (26.44%) Developer
2 82 (23.56%) Analyst
3 35 (10.06%) Senior Analyst
4 25 (7.18%) .NET Developer
4 25 (7.18%) Graduate
4 25 (7.18%) Junior
5 20 (5.75%) Strategy Analyst
6 19 (5.46%) Software Developer
7 16 (4.60%) Architect
8 15 (4.31%) Data Analyst
9 14 (4.02%) Business Analyst
9 14 (4.02%) Principal Engineer
10 13 (3.74%) Insight Analyst
10 13 (3.74%) Project Manager
11 12 (3.45%) Java Developer
12 11 (3.16%) Software Engineer
12 11 (3.16%) Web Developer
12 11 (3.16%) Consultant
12 11 (3.16%) Solutions Architect
13 10 (2.87%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (22.70%) .NET
2 51 (14.66%) HTML
3 39 (11.21%) ASP.NET
4 37 (10.63%) CSS
5 25 (7.18%) HTML5
6 24 (6.90%) XML
7 22 (6.32%) Web Services
8 14 (4.02%) XSLT
9 13 (3.74%) CSS3
10 12 (3.45%) RESTful
10 12 (3.45%) Spring
11 11 (3.16%) JSON
12 10 (2.87%) ASP.NET MVC
13 9 (2.59%) jQuery
13 9 (2.59%) JPA
13 9 (2.59%) Java SE
13 9 (2.59%) Java EE
13 9 (2.59%) Hibernate
13 9 (2.59%) SOAP
14 8 (2.30%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 78 (22.41%) Computer Science
2 29 (8.33%) Mathematics
3 19 (5.46%) Statistics
4 17 (4.89%) Enterprise Software
5 16 (4.60%) Physics
5 16 (4.60%) Open Source
6 13 (3.74%) Fat Client
6 13 (3.74%) Management Information System
6 13 (3.74%) Thin Client
7 9 (2.59%) Mobile App
8 8 (2.30%) GIS
9 7 (2.01%) Client/Server
9 7 (2.01%) N-Tier
9 7 (2.01%) SCADA
10 6 (1.72%) Social Media
10 6 (1.72%) NHS
11 5 (1.44%) Economics
11 5 (1.44%) Visualisation
11 5 (1.44%) Informatics
11 5 (1.44%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 49 (14.08%) Windows
2 24 (6.90%) UNIX
3 13 (3.74%) Linux
4 12 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (3.45%) Windows 7
5 9 (2.59%) Android
6 8 (2.30%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (2.01%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.86%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.57%) VxWorks
10 1 (0.29%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (13.79%) Project Management
2 43 (12.36%) Data Analysis
3 41 (11.78%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
4 36 (10.34%) Analytics
5 35 (10.06%) Software Engineering
6 32 (9.20%) MVC
6 32 (9.20%) Continuous Integration
7 28 (8.05%) TDD
8 24 (6.90%) Scrum
9 23 (6.61%) Business Development
10 21 (6.03%) OO
11 17 (4.89%) ITIL
11 17 (4.89%) PRINCE2
11 17 (4.89%) SOA
12 16 (4.60%) OOP
13 15 (4.31%) Web Development
13 15 (4.31%) Integration Testing
13 15 (4.31%) Performance Management
14 13 (3.74%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 110 (31.61%) SQL
2 73 (20.98%) C#
3 45 (12.93%) JavaScript
4 42 (12.07%) Java
5 35 (10.06%) T-SQL
6 23 (6.61%) C
7 19 (5.46%) VB
8 18 (5.17%) C++
9 12 (3.45%) VB.NET
9 12 (3.45%) Python
10 9 (2.59%) PowerShell
11 7 (2.01%) PHP
11 7 (2.01%) PL/SQL
12 4 (1.15%) Perl
12 4 (1.15%) VBScript
12 4 (1.15%) Bash Shell
12 4 (1.15%) VB6
13 3 (0.86%) VBA
14 2 (0.57%) ABAP
15 1 (0.29%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 25 (7.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (4.31%) MCSE
3 14 (4.02%) HND
4 10 (2.87%) ISEB
5 9 (2.59%) MCSA
6 7 (2.01%) MCITP
6 7 (2.01%) Security Cleared
7 6 (1.72%) MCTS
7 6 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (1.15%) PMP
8 4 (1.15%) PMI Certification
8 4 (1.15%) CEH
8 4 (1.15%) CISSP
8 4 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (1.15%) EnCE
9 3 (0.86%) NVQ Level 4
10 2 (0.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (0.57%) MBA
10 2 (0.57%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.29%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (8.05%) QA
2 2 (0.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.29%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.29%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (4.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (4.31%) Hyper-V
3 14 (4.02%) XenApp
4 13 (3.74%) Active Directory
5 9 (2.59%) XenDesktop
5 9 (2.59%) vSphere
6 2 (0.57%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (1.44%) Puppet
2 2 (0.57%) SCCM
2 2 (0.57%) SCOM
3 1 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.29%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 78 (22.41%) Microsoft
2 35 (10.06%) Oracle
3 27 (7.76%) VMware
4 13 (3.74%) SAP
4 13 (3.74%) Citrix
5 10 (2.87%) HP
6 9 (2.59%) IBM
6 9 (2.59%) Google
7 6 (1.72%) Business Objects
8 5 (1.44%) Dundas
9 4 (1.15%) Adobe
10 3 (0.86%) Compuware
10 3 (0.86%) Cisco
10 3 (0.86%) Dell
10 3 (0.86%) Mapinfo
10 3 (0.86%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (0.86%) Avaya
10 3 (0.86%) SmartFocus
10 3 (0.86%) Minitab
10 3 (0.86%) Perforce
Knutsford, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 +
Posted: 12 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington
Ascent People
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + OTE 48K + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Venturi
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Lymm, Cheshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £15000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Neston, Merseyside
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £16000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + Great Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Prospectus IT Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Knutsford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 per annum + dental, medical, pension 8%, gym
Posted: 7 days ago
Warrington
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Cheshire
Creative Personnel
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Chester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum + +Benefits+Bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
Warrington
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 13 days ago
Crewe
RedEye
Salary: £22k - 25k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Knutsford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + dental, medical, pension 8%, gym
Posted: 16 days ago
Chester
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago