The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Chester region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 8 36 12
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -24
Permanent jobs citing Degree 48 21 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 17.84% 5.10% 16.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 75.00% 41.18% 72.50%
Number of salaries quoted 25 19 23
Average salary £32,500 £34,500 £22,807
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.79% +51.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £28,200 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,300 £50,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Qualifications Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
64 51 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 23.79% 12.38% 22.60%
Number of salaries quoted 36 45 33
Average salary £38,250 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £28,950 £21,244
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £32,500 £40,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Degree
Cheshire

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 18 April 2014.

Degree Salary Histogram in Chester

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 55 (67.90%) SQL
2 38 (46.91%) Finance
3 35 (43.21%) SAS
4 29 (35.80%) Retail
5 25 (30.86%) Data Analysis
6 23 (28.40%) Analytics
7 22 (27.16%) .NET
7 22 (27.16%) SQL Server
8 21 (25.93%) HTML
9 16 (19.75%) Marketing
9 16 (19.75%) Computer Science
10 15 (18.52%) JavaScript
11 14 (17.28%) Java
11 14 (17.28%) ASP.NET
11 14 (17.28%) CSS
11 14 (17.28%) MVC
11 14 (17.28%) Project Management
12 13 (16.05%) MS Excel
13 12 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
13 12 (14.81%) HTML5
14 11 (13.58%) ASP.NET MVC
14 11 (13.58%) Software Engineering
14 11 (13.58%) C#
14 11 (13.58%) Oracle
15 10 (12.35%) Python
15 10 (12.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 10 (12.35%) Agile Software Development
15 10 (12.35%) Business Development
15 10 (12.35%) jQuery
15 10 (12.35%) Performance Management

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 35 (43.21%) SAS
2 4 (4.94%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.94%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.23%) Oracle 10gAS
3 1 (1.23%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (1.23%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.23%) IIS
3 1 (1.23%) NetWeaver
3 1 (1.23%) CMS
Applications
1 13 (16.05%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.41%) MS Office
3 4 (4.94%) Photoshop
4 2 (2.47%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.23%) Amazon S3
1 1 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.23%) Route 53
1 1 (1.23%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (1.23%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.94%) HTTP
2 2 (2.47%) DNS
2 2 (2.47%) Network Security
3 1 (1.23%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (1.23%) LDAP
3 1 (1.23%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.23%) VPN
3 1 (1.23%) SMTP
3 1 (1.23%) SSL
3 1 (1.23%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (27.16%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 10 (12.35%) Relational Database
3 9 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (9.88%) RDBMS
4 8 (9.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (9.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (7.41%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (6.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 5 (6.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (6.17%) MySQL
7 4 (4.94%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (3.70%) Oracle Database
9 2 (2.47%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (2.47%) Oracle9i Database
9 2 (2.47%) OLAP
9 2 (2.47%) MongoDB
9 2 (2.47%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (1.23%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 5 (6.17%) JIRA
2 4 (4.94%) Subversion
3 2 (2.47%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.47%) PhoneGap
4 1 (1.23%) Hudson
4 1 (1.23%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.23%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.23%) JDeveloper
General
1 38 (46.91%) Finance
2 29 (35.80%) Retail
3 16 (19.75%) Marketing
4 7 (8.64%) Banking
5 2 (2.47%) Publishing
5 2 (2.47%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.23%) Legal
6 1 (1.23%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.23%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 28 (34.57%) Analyst
2 21 (25.93%) Developer
3 20 (24.69%) Senior Analyst
3 20 (24.69%) Strategy Analyst
4 9 (11.11%) Software Developer
4 9 (11.11%) .NET Developer
5 8 (9.88%) Graduate
5 8 (9.88%) ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (8.64%) Consultant
7 6 (7.41%) DBA
7 6 (7.41%) Programmer
7 6 (7.41%) Technical Consultant
7 6 (7.41%) Software Programmer
8 5 (6.17%) Software Engineer
9 4 (4.94%) Report Analyst
9 4 (4.94%) Project Manager
9 4 (4.94%) Java Software Engineer
9 4 (4.94%) SQL DBA
10 3 (3.70%) PHP Developer
10 3 (3.70%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (27.16%) .NET
2 21 (25.93%) HTML
3 14 (17.28%) ASP.NET
3 14 (17.28%) CSS
4 12 (14.81%) HTML5
5 11 (13.58%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (12.35%) jQuery
7 6 (7.41%) J2EE
7 6 (7.41%) Web Services
8 5 (6.17%) CSS3
8 5 (6.17%) XML
9 4 (4.94%) JAX-RPC
9 4 (4.94%) XSL
9 4 (4.94%) JDBC
9 4 (4.94%) SOAP
9 4 (4.94%) WSDL
10 2 (2.47%) XHTML
10 2 (2.47%) Ajax
10 2 (2.47%) .NET Framework
11 1 (1.23%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 16 (19.75%) Computer Science
2 7 (8.64%) Statistics
3 6 (7.41%) N-Tier
3 6 (7.41%) Mathematics
3 6 (7.41%) Physics
4 5 (6.17%) Social Media
5 4 (4.94%) Online Banking
6 3 (3.70%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.47%) Replication
7 2 (2.47%) Credit Risk
7 2 (2.47%) FMCG
8 1 (1.23%) Wiki
8 1 (1.23%) Open Source
8 1 (1.23%) Mobile Computing
8 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.23%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.23%) HACMP
8 1 (1.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.88%) UNIX
1 8 (9.88%) Windows
2 5 (6.17%) Linux
3 2 (2.47%) Android
3 2 (2.47%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.23%) CentOS
4 1 (1.23%) AIX
4 1 (1.23%) Tru64
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (30.86%) Data Analysis
2 23 (28.40%) Analytics
3 14 (17.28%) MVC
3 14 (17.28%) Project Management
4 12 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (13.58%) Software Engineering
6 10 (12.35%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (12.35%) Business Development
6 10 (12.35%) Performance Management
7 9 (11.11%) Web Development
8 6 (7.41%) CHAID
8 6 (7.41%) E-Commerce
8 6 (7.41%) Business Analysis
9 5 (6.17%) Change Control
9 5 (6.17%) Change Management
10 4 (4.94%) ETL
10 4 (4.94%) Web Application Development
10 4 (4.94%) Integration Testing
11 3 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
11 3 (3.70%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 55 (67.90%) SQL
2 15 (18.52%) JavaScript
3 14 (17.28%) Java
4 11 (13.58%) C#
5 10 (12.35%) Python
6 7 (8.64%) C++
7 6 (7.41%) C
8 4 (4.94%) PHP
8 4 (4.94%) T-SQL
8 4 (4.94%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.47%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.23%) Ruby
10 1 (1.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.17%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.47%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 2 (2.47%) Legato
1 2 (2.47%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.23%) Puppet
2 1 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (13.58%) Oracle
2 9 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 8 (9.88%) SAP
4 6 (7.41%) Business Objects
5 4 (4.94%) Teradata
6 3 (3.70%) Adobe
7 1 (1.23%) Dundas
7 1 (1.23%) JBoss
7 1 (1.23%) Red Hat
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £16000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Chester
Churchill Frank
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £33000 - £36000 per annum + +Bonus +Full Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Sogeti
Posted: 8 days ago
Chester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 9 days ago
Chester
Aspire Data Recruitment
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 22 days ago
Chester
Aspire Data Recruitment
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 22 days ago
Chester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Chester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + + Great benefits
Posted: 28 days ago