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 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 15 10 30
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +20
Permanent jobs citing Degree 33 37 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 12.94% 15.95% 8.97%
As % of the Qualifications category 61.11% 49.33% 43.48%
Number of salaries quoted 16 33 18
Average salary £46,250 £34,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.05% +1.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £20,600 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £51,600 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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 75 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 21.18% 32.33% 20.63%
Number of salaries quoted 29 70 39
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,700 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £50,600
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 19 September 2014.

Degree Salary Histogram in Chester

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 43 (53.75%) Finance
2 26 (32.50%) Data Analysis
2 26 (32.50%) SAS
3 25 (31.25%) Analytics
4 21 (26.25%) SQL
5 18 (22.50%) Retail
6 17 (21.25%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (20.00%) Marketing
7 16 (20.00%) Windows
8 14 (17.50%) Computer Science
9 13 (16.25%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (15.00%) Microsoft
11 11 (13.75%) Banking
12 10 (12.50%) Firewall
12 10 (12.50%) Business Development
13 9 (11.25%) Windows 7
13 9 (11.25%) vSphere
13 9 (11.25%) Windows Server 2008
13 9 (11.25%) Fat Client
13 9 (11.25%) Exchange Server 2010
13 9 (11.25%) VMware
13 9 (11.25%) Information Security
13 9 (11.25%) Thin Client
13 9 (11.25%) Project Management
13 9 (11.25%) MS Exchange
13 9 (11.25%) Business Intelligence
13 9 (11.25%) UNIX
14 8 (10.00%) VB
14 8 (10.00%) Data Mining
14 8 (10.00%) Management Information System

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 26 (32.50%) SAS
2 9 (11.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (11.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.50%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.25%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.25%) Amazon S3
1 1 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.25%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (1.25%) Route 53
1 1 (1.25%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.50%) Firewall
2 6 (7.50%) VPN
3 5 (6.25%) ADSL
3 5 (6.25%) Network Security
4 4 (5.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (5.00%) SAN
5 3 (3.75%) Internet
6 1 (1.25%) CTI
6 1 (1.25%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (1.25%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.25%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.00%) Data Mining
2 7 (8.75%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (3.75%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.75%) MySQL
3 3 (3.75%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.50%) ROLAP
4 2 (2.50%) SAP BI
4 2 (2.50%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (1.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.25%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.25%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.25%) QlikView
5 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.25%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.25%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.25%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Subversion
2 1 (1.25%) Hudson
2 1 (1.25%) ChangeMan
General
1 43 (53.75%) Finance
2 18 (22.50%) Retail
3 16 (20.00%) Marketing
4 11 (13.75%) Banking
5 7 (8.75%) Financial Institution
6 4 (5.00%) Legal
7 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.25%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.25%) Electronics
7 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.25%) Law
Job Titles
1 35 (43.75%) Analyst
2 29 (36.25%) Senior Analyst
3 16 (20.00%) Strategy Analyst
4 10 (12.50%) Insight Analyst
4 10 (12.50%) Senior Insight Analyst
5 8 (10.00%) Data Mining Analyst
5 8 (10.00%) Data Analyst
5 8 (10.00%) Senior Data Analyst
6 5 (6.25%) Developer
6 5 (6.25%) Incident Manager
7 4 (5.00%) Head of IT
7 4 (5.00%) Support Analyst
7 4 (5.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 4 (5.00%) Service Manager
7 4 (5.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 3 (3.75%) Help Desk Technician
8 3 (3.75%) Graduate
8 3 (3.75%) Architect
8 3 (3.75%) Project Manager
8 3 (3.75%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.25%) CSS
2 4 (5.00%) HTML
3 3 (3.75%) HTML5
3 3 (3.75%) CSS3
4 2 (2.50%) .NET
5 1 (1.25%) J2EE
5 1 (1.25%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.25%) Web Services
5 1 (1.25%) ISPF
5 1 (1.25%) MDX
5 1 (1.25%) PhoneGap
5 1 (1.25%) Sass
5 1 (1.25%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (21.25%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (17.50%) Computer Science
3 9 (11.25%) Thin Client
3 9 (11.25%) Fat Client
4 8 (10.00%) Management Information System
5 5 (6.25%) Credit Risk
5 5 (6.25%) Mobile App
6 4 (5.00%) User Experience
6 4 (5.00%) FMCG
6 4 (5.00%) Mathematics
6 4 (5.00%) LIMS
7 2 (2.50%) Social Media
7 2 (2.50%) Data Integration
8 1 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.25%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.25%) Economics
8 1 (1.25%) Statistics
8 1 (1.25%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 16 (20.00%) Windows
2 9 (11.25%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (11.25%) Windows 7
2 9 (11.25%) UNIX
3 8 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.50%) Linux
5 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.25%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (32.50%) Data Analysis
2 25 (31.25%) Analytics
3 13 (16.25%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (12.50%) Business Development
5 9 (11.25%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (11.25%) Project Management
5 9 (11.25%) Information Security
6 8 (10.00%) Performance Management
7 7 (8.75%) Cyber Security
7 7 (8.75%) Web Development
8 6 (7.50%) Digital Forensics
9 5 (6.25%) Service Management
9 5 (6.25%) Service Delivery
9 5 (6.25%) Data Modelling
9 5 (6.25%) ETL
10 4 (5.00%) Scrum
10 4 (5.00%) Change Control
10 4 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (5.00%) Computer Security
10 4 (5.00%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (26.25%) SQL
2 8 (10.00%) VB
3 4 (5.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.75%) C#
5 2 (2.50%) Java
5 2 (2.50%) PHP
6 1 (1.25%) Python
6 1 (1.25%) JCL
6 1 (1.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (5.00%) CISSP
1 4 (5.00%) CEH
1 4 (5.00%) EnCE
2 2 (2.50%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.25%) QA
System Software
1 9 (11.25%) vSphere
2 5 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (6.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.25%) CA Endevor
1 1 (1.25%) Puppet
1 1 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (11.25%) VMware
3 4 (5.00%) HP
3 4 (5.00%) Citrix
4 3 (3.75%) SAP
4 3 (3.75%) Tableau
5 2 (2.50%) Teradata
5 2 (2.50%) IBM
5 2 (2.50%) Oracle
5 2 (2.50%) Adobe
6 1 (1.25%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.25%) Dundas
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