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 8 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 16 9 15
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Permanent jobs citing Degree 29 40 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 14.15% 16.26% 10.80%
As % of the Qualifications category 59.18% 60.61% 39.74%
Number of salaries quoted 11 26 24
Average salary £26,041 £43,750 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.47% +26.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,250 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £70,000 £49,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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
49 66 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 23.90% 26.83% 27.18%
Number of salaries quoted 22 42 54
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,000 £24,796
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £47,600 £62,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,857 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.02% +2.14%

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 8 July 2015.

Degree Salary Histogram in Chester

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 8 July 2015, 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 25 (60.98%) SQL
1 25 (60.98%) Microsoft
2 20 (48.78%) Finance
2 20 (48.78%) MS Office
2 20 (48.78%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (48.78%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (46.34%) SAS
4 18 (43.90%) Data Warehouse
4 18 (43.90%) Business Development
5 17 (41.46%) Marketing
5 17 (41.46%) Statistical Analysis
5 17 (41.46%) Credit Risk
5 17 (41.46%) Spreadsheet
5 17 (41.46%) Predictive Modelling
5 17 (41.46%) Business Analytics
5 17 (41.46%) Analytics
5 17 (41.46%) Data Mining
5 17 (41.46%) Benchmarking
6 13 (31.71%) MS Excel
7 11 (26.83%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (21.95%) MS PowerPoint
9 7 (17.07%) Windows
10 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (12.20%) Active Directory
12 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (9.76%) Project Management
12 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (9.76%) Migration
12 4 (9.76%) Disaster Recovery

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 8 July 2015, 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 19 (46.34%) SAS
2 4 (9.76%) IIS
3 1 (2.44%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.44%) WinCC
Applications
1 20 (48.78%) MS Office
2 17 (41.46%) Spreadsheet
3 13 (31.71%) MS Excel
4 9 (21.95%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) DNS
1 4 (9.76%) DHCP
2 2 (4.88%) Firewall
3 1 (2.44%) Modbus
3 1 (2.44%) Profibus
3 1 (2.44%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.44%) VPN
3 1 (2.44%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (43.90%) Data Warehouse
2 17 (41.46%) Data Mining
3 3 (7.32%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.88%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.88%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) JIRA
General
1 20 (48.78%) Finance
2 17 (41.46%) Marketing
3 3 (7.32%) Games
3 3 (7.32%) Billing
Job Titles
1 23 (56.10%) Analyst
2 10 (24.39%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (12.20%) Business Analyst
4 4 (9.76%) DBA
4 4 (9.76%) Consultant
5 3 (7.32%) Agile Business Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) Junior
5 3 (7.32%) Graduate
5 3 (7.32%) Administrator
6 2 (4.88%) Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Trainee
6 2 (4.88%) Recruitment Consultant
6 2 (4.88%) Financial Business Analyst
7 1 (2.44%) Software Design Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Head of IT
7 1 (2.44%) Sales Executive
7 1 (2.44%) Support Technician
7 1 (2.44%) Service Analyst
7 1 (2.44%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (2.44%) Trainee Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.32%) CSS
1 3 (7.32%) Web Services
1 3 (7.32%) HTML
2 2 (4.88%) .NET
3 1 (2.44%) Ajax
3 1 (2.44%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 20 (48.78%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (41.46%) Credit Risk
3 4 (9.76%) Clustering
4 3 (7.32%) Computer Science
4 3 (7.32%) iPhone
4 3 (7.32%) Social Media
4 3 (7.32%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.44%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.44%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.44%) Economics
5 1 (2.44%) Statistics
5 1 (2.44%) SCADA
5 1 (2.44%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.44%) Physics
5 1 (2.44%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.07%) Windows
2 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (4.88%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.44%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (48.78%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (43.90%) Business Development
3 17 (41.46%) Statistical Analysis
3 17 (41.46%) Business Analytics
3 17 (41.46%) Analytics
3 17 (41.46%) Benchmarking
3 17 (41.46%) Predictive Modelling
4 11 (26.83%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (9.76%) Project Management
5 4 (9.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (9.76%) Migration
5 4 (9.76%) Open Source
6 3 (7.32%) CRM
7 2 (4.88%) ITIL
7 2 (4.88%) Software Engineering
7 2 (4.88%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (4.88%) Business Analysis
7 2 (4.88%) Financial Analysis
7 2 (4.88%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 25 (60.98%) SQL
2 3 (7.32%) Java
3 2 (4.88%) C#
3 2 (4.88%) C++
3 2 (4.88%) PHP
3 2 (4.88%) Python
4 1 (2.44%) C
4 1 (2.44%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.44%) VB
4 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.88%) CIMA
3 1 (2.44%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.44%) HND
3 1 (2.44%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 5 (12.20%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.88%) vSphere
3 1 (2.44%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (60.98%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.32%) Oracle
2 3 (7.32%) SAP
2 3 (7.32%) VMware
3 2 (4.88%) Cognos
3 2 (4.88%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.44%) Citrix
4 1 (2.44%) Siemens
4 1 (2.44%) Sophos
4 1 (2.44%) Teradata
4 1 (2.44%) Google
4 1 (2.44%) Facebook
4 1 (2.44%) Vertica
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