The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 17 12 28
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +16
Permanent jobs citing Degree 24 32 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 9.45% 13.91% 11.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 44.44% 45.07% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 15 29 24
Average salary £47,500 £34,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.68% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,400 £20,800 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £50,000 £39,550
UK excluding London average salary £38,575 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.86% -
Degree
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester region.

Qualifications Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
54 71 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 21.26% 30.87% 23.02%
Number of salaries quoted 38 66 47
Average salary £60,000 £40,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% +35.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,550 £32,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £37,800 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Degree across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Degree
Salary Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Degree across the Chester region.

Degree Salary Trend in Chester

Degree
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Degree across the Chester region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Degree Salary Histogram in Chester

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 34 (48.57%) Finance
2 20 (28.57%) SAS
2 20 (28.57%) Analytics
3 18 (25.71%) Data Analysis
4 17 (24.29%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (20.00%) SQL
6 13 (18.57%) Windows
7 12 (17.14%) Microsoft
7 12 (17.14%) Marketing
7 12 (17.14%) Computer Science
8 10 (14.29%) Banking
8 10 (14.29%) Retail
8 10 (14.29%) Firewall
9 9 (12.86%) Windows 7
9 9 (12.86%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (12.86%) Exchange Server 2010
9 9 (12.86%) vSphere
9 9 (12.86%) Thin Client
9 9 (12.86%) Project Management
9 9 (12.86%) MS Exchange
9 9 (12.86%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (12.86%) VMware
9 9 (12.86%) Fat Client
10 8 (11.43%) Data Mining
10 8 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (11.43%) VB
10 8 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (10.00%) Management Information System
11 7 (10.00%) Information Security
11 7 (10.00%) Web Development

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 20 (28.57%) SAS
2 9 (12.86%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (12.86%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.43%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.43%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (1.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.86%) SAP MDM
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.29%) Firewall
2 5 (7.14%) ADSL
2 5 (7.14%) VPN
3 4 (5.71%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (5.71%) SAN
4 3 (4.29%) Internet
4 3 (4.29%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.43%) Data Mining
2 4 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (4.29%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.86%) SAP Data Services
4 2 (2.86%) SAP BI
4 2 (2.86%) ROLAP
5 1 (1.43%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.43%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.43%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.43%) ChangeMan
1 1 (1.43%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.43%) Jasmine
1 1 (1.43%) Grunt
General
1 34 (48.57%) Finance
2 12 (17.14%) Marketing
3 10 (14.29%) Banking
3 10 (14.29%) Retail
4 6 (8.57%) Financial Institution
5 4 (5.71%) Legal
6 1 (1.43%) Electronics
6 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.43%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.43%) Law
Job Titles
1 28 (40.00%) Analyst
2 23 (32.86%) Senior Analyst
3 10 (14.29%) Strategy Analyst
3 10 (14.29%) Insight Analyst
3 10 (14.29%) Senior Insight Analyst
4 8 (11.43%) Data Analyst
4 8 (11.43%) Senior Data Analyst
4 8 (11.43%) Data Mining Analyst
5 5 (7.14%) Service Manager
6 4 (5.71%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 4 (5.71%) Delivery Manager
6 4 (5.71%) Head of IT
6 4 (5.71%) Web Developer
6 4 (5.71%) Support Analyst
6 4 (5.71%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 4 (5.71%) Developer
6 4 (5.71%) Graduate
7 3 (4.29%) Incident Manager
7 3 (4.29%) Information Manager
7 3 (4.29%) Help Desk Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.14%) CSS
2 4 (5.71%) HTML
3 2 (2.86%) CSS3
3 2 (2.86%) Sass
3 2 (2.86%) HTML5
3 2 (2.86%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.86%) .NET
4 1 (1.43%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.43%) jQuery
4 1 (1.43%) ISPF
4 1 (1.43%) LESS
4 1 (1.43%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (1.43%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 17 (24.29%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (17.14%) Computer Science
3 9 (12.86%) Thin Client
3 9 (12.86%) Fat Client
4 7 (10.00%) Management Information System
5 5 (7.14%) FMCG
5 5 (7.14%) Credit Risk
5 5 (7.14%) Mobile App
6 4 (5.71%) User Experience
6 4 (5.71%) Mathematics
6 4 (5.71%) LIMS
7 2 (2.86%) Data Integration
8 1 (1.43%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.43%) Physics
8 1 (1.43%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 13 (18.57%) Windows
2 9 (12.86%) Windows 7
2 9 (12.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (7.14%) UNIX
5 1 (1.43%) AIX
5 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (28.57%) Analytics
2 18 (25.71%) Data Analysis
3 9 (12.86%) Project Management
3 9 (12.86%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (10.00%) Information Security
5 7 (10.00%) Web Development
5 7 (10.00%) Business Development
6 6 (8.57%) Data Modelling
7 5 (7.14%) ETL
7 5 (7.14%) Service Management
7 5 (7.14%) Service Delivery
7 5 (7.14%) Performance Management
7 5 (7.14%) Digital Forensics
7 5 (7.14%) Cyber Security
8 4 (5.71%) People Management
8 4 (5.71%) Data Privacy
8 4 (5.71%) Line Management
8 4 (5.71%) Change Control
8 4 (5.71%) Computer Security
Programming Languages
1 14 (20.00%) SQL
2 8 (11.43%) VB
3 4 (5.71%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.86%) C#
4 2 (2.86%) Java
5 1 (1.43%) PHP
5 1 (1.43%) JCL
Qualifications
1 4 (5.71%) EnCE
1 4 (5.71%) CEH
1 4 (5.71%) CISSP
2 3 (4.29%) MBA
3 1 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 9 (12.86%) vSphere
2 5 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (7.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.43%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 12 (17.14%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.86%) VMware
3 4 (5.71%) HP
3 4 (5.71%) Citrix
4 3 (4.29%) Tableau
5 2 (2.86%) Teradata
5 2 (2.86%) SAP
5 2 (2.86%) IBM
6 1 (1.43%) Oracle
6 1 (1.43%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.43%) Sitecore
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