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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 17 10 9
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -1
Permanent jobs citing Degree 39 42 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 14.18% 15.67% 15.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 65.00% 59.15% 44.71%
Number of salaries quoted 12 18 33
Average salary £31,000 £27,750 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.71% -19.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,600 £20,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,300 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
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
60 71 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 21.82% 26.49% 33.86%
Number of salaries quoted 29 37 75
Average salary £46,250 £55,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.90% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,000 £22,796
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £54,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +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 28 August 2015.

Degree Salary Histogram in Chester

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 35 (70.00%) SQL
1 35 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 31 (62.00%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (58.00%) Business Intelligence
3 29 (58.00%) MS Office
3 29 (58.00%) Finance
4 28 (56.00%) Business Development
4 28 (56.00%) SAS
5 27 (54.00%) Data Warehouse
6 26 (52.00%) Data Mining
6 26 (52.00%) Benchmarking
6 26 (52.00%) Statistical Analysis
6 26 (52.00%) Marketing
6 26 (52.00%) Credit Risk
6 26 (52.00%) Spreadsheet
6 26 (52.00%) Business Analytics
6 26 (52.00%) Analytics
6 26 (52.00%) Predictive Modelling
7 19 (38.00%) MS Excel
8 16 (32.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 14 (28.00%) MS PowerPoint
10 9 (18.00%) Windows
11 7 (14.00%) Java
12 6 (12.00%) Active Directory
12 6 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (12.00%) Continuous Improvement
13 5 (10.00%) C#
13 5 (10.00%) PHP
13 5 (10.00%) .NET

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 28 (56.00%) SAS
2 4 (8.00%) IIS
3 1 (2.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 29 (58.00%) MS Office
2 26 (52.00%) Spreadsheet
3 19 (38.00%) MS Excel
4 14 (28.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.00%) DHCP
1 4 (8.00%) DNS
2 2 (4.00%) Firewall
3 1 (2.00%) VPN
3 1 (2.00%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (54.00%) Data Warehouse
2 26 (52.00%) Data Mining
3 4 (8.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.00%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (4.00%) NetBeans
1 2 (4.00%) Subversion
1 2 (4.00%) PHPUnit
General
1 29 (58.00%) Finance
2 26 (52.00%) Marketing
3 1 (2.00%) Electronics
3 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.00%) Games
3 1 (2.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 31 (62.00%) Analyst
2 15 (30.00%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (8.00%) Graduate
3 4 (8.00%) DBA
4 3 (6.00%) Developer
4 3 (6.00%) Administrator
4 3 (6.00%) Business Analyst
4 3 (6.00%) Consultant
5 2 (4.00%) Junior
5 2 (4.00%) Senior Developer
5 2 (4.00%) Senior PHP Developer
5 2 (4.00%) PHP Developer
5 2 (4.00%) Financial Business Analyst
6 1 (2.00%) IT Graduate
6 1 (2.00%) Junior Tester
6 1 (2.00%) Software Development Engineer
6 1 (2.00%) Risk Analyst
6 1 (2.00%) Trainee
6 1 (2.00%) Security Risk Analyst
6 1 (2.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.00%) .NET
2 4 (8.00%) CSS
2 4 (8.00%) HTML
3 3 (6.00%) Web Services
3 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (4.00%) HTML5
4 2 (4.00%) CSS3
4 2 (4.00%) Doctrine
4 2 (4.00%) Zend Framework
4 2 (4.00%) Ext JS
5 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 31 (62.00%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (52.00%) Credit Risk
3 4 (8.00%) Clustering
4 3 (6.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (6.00%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.00%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.00%) Raspberry Pi
5 1 (2.00%) BeagleBone
5 1 (2.00%) Economics
5 1 (2.00%) Statistics
5 1 (2.00%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.00%) Physics
5 1 (2.00%) Psychology
5 1 (2.00%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.00%) iPhone
5 1 (2.00%) Telematics
5 1 (2.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.00%) Windows
2 6 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (6.00%) Android
5 2 (4.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (4.00%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (58.00%) Business Intelligence
2 28 (56.00%) Business Development
3 26 (52.00%) Business Analytics
3 26 (52.00%) Analytics
3 26 (52.00%) Predictive Modelling
3 26 (52.00%) Benchmarking
3 26 (52.00%) Statistical Analysis
4 16 (32.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (12.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (8.00%) Project Management
7 4 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (8.00%) Software Engineering
7 4 (8.00%) Open Source
7 4 (8.00%) Migration
8 3 (6.00%) SDLC
8 3 (6.00%) Business Analysis
9 2 (4.00%) Financial Analysis
9 2 (4.00%) Problem Management
9 2 (4.00%) Service Desk Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (70.00%) SQL
2 7 (14.00%) Java
3 5 (10.00%) C#
3 5 (10.00%) PHP
4 3 (6.00%) C++
5 2 (4.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.00%) Python
6 1 (2.00%) ANSI C
6 1 (2.00%) Delphi
6 1 (2.00%) C
6 1 (2.00%) VB
6 1 (2.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.00%) CIMA
3 1 (2.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 6 (12.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.00%) vSphere
3 1 (2.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 35 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.00%) Oracle
2 4 (8.00%) VMware
3 2 (4.00%) Zend
3 2 (4.00%) SAP
3 2 (4.00%) Cognos
4 1 (2.00%) Citrix
4 1 (2.00%) Sophos
4 1 (2.00%) Vertica
4 1 (2.00%) Teradata
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