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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 18 8 26
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +18
Permanent jobs citing Degree 10 49 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 6.02% 18.08% 7.55%
As % of the Qualifications category 37.04% 70.00% 39.34%
Number of salaries quoted 8 32 19
Average salary £26,041 £36,250 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.16% +5.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,350 £20,750 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
27 70 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 16.27% 25.83% 19.18%
Number of salaries quoted 16 44 42
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,562 £23,800 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £47,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 2 June 2015.

Degree Salary Histogram in Chester

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 8 (38.10%) SQL
1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
2 5 (23.81%) Project Management
2 5 (23.81%) Windows
2 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (19.05%) Open Source
3 4 (19.05%) Clustering
3 4 (19.05%) Games
3 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (19.05%) IIS
3 4 (19.05%) DHCP
3 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
3 4 (19.05%) DNS
3 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
3 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (19.05%) Migration
4 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (14.29%) .NET
4 3 (14.29%) Oracle
4 3 (14.29%) SAP
4 3 (14.29%) CSS
4 3 (14.29%) HTML
4 3 (14.29%) Java
4 3 (14.29%) CRM
4 3 (14.29%) MS Office
4 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
4 3 (14.29%) Billing

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 4 (19.05%) IIS
2 2 (9.52%) SAS
3 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.76%) WinCC
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Office
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) DHCP
1 4 (19.05%) DNS
2 1 (4.76%) Firewall
2 1 (4.76%) ADSL
2 1 (4.76%) Ethernet
2 1 (4.76%) VPN
2 1 (4.76%) Modbus
2 1 (4.76%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
2 2 (9.52%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.76%) MS Access
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) JIRA
2 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (19.05%) Games
2 3 (14.29%) Billing
3 2 (9.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (19.05%) DBA
1 4 (19.05%) Consultant
2 3 (14.29%) Administrator
2 3 (14.29%) Developer
2 3 (14.29%) Analyst
2 3 (14.29%) Business Analyst
2 3 (14.29%) Junior
2 3 (14.29%) Graduate
2 3 (14.29%) Agile Business Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Trainee
3 2 (9.52%) Junior Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Recruitment Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) IT Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Web Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Sales Executive
4 1 (4.76%) Support Technician
4 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (4.76%) Software Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Tester
4 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) .NET
1 3 (14.29%) CSS
1 3 (14.29%) HTML
2 2 (9.52%) Web Services
3 1 (4.76%) Ajax
3 1 (4.76%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Clustering
2 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 3 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 3 (14.29%) Social Media
2 3 (14.29%) iPhone
3 1 (4.76%) Thin Client
3 1 (4.76%) Statistics
3 1 (4.76%) Fat Client
3 1 (4.76%) SCADA
3 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.76%) Physics
3 1 (4.76%) Psychology
3 1 (4.76%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Windows
1 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.76%) Android
3 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Project Management
2 4 (19.05%) Open Source
2 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (19.05%) Migration
3 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (14.29%) CRM
4 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
4 2 (9.52%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis
4 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.76%) ITIL
5 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
5 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.76%) Information Management
5 1 (4.76%) Asset Management
5 1 (4.76%) Operations Research
5 1 (4.76%) Software Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) Java
3 2 (9.52%) Python
3 2 (9.52%) VB
3 2 (9.52%) C#
3 2 (9.52%) C++
4 1 (4.76%) C
4 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.76%) PHP
4 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.76%) ISEB
2 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.76%) HND
2 1 (4.76%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.76%) vSphere
2 1 (4.76%) XenApp
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) Oracle
2 3 (14.29%) SAP
3 2 (9.52%) Business Objects
4 1 (4.76%) Citrix
4 1 (4.76%) Siemens
4 1 (4.76%) Teradata
4 1 (4.76%) VMware
4 1 (4.76%) Google
4 1 (4.76%) Facebook
4 1 (4.76%) Vertica
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Posted: 18 hours ago
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Posted: 23 hours ago
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MBNA
Posted: 23 hours ago
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + OTE 35K
Posted: 3 days ago
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Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits and training
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
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Salary: £23000 - £33000 per annum + inc 5K Car Allow + Bonus + Bens
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Including Car Allowance +Bens
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