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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 13 5 13
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +8
Permanent jobs citing Degree 39 48 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 16.67% 18.75% 12.40%
As % of the Qualifications category 66.10% 64.86% 41.03%
Number of salaries quoted 13 27 26
Average salary £26,041 £42,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.72% +23.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,300 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £70,000 £74,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +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
59 74 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 25.21% 28.91% 30.23%
Number of salaries quoted 25 42 59
Average salary £29,000 £55,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.27% +57.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £48,250 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 29 July 2015.

Degree Salary Histogram in Chester

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 29 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 33 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 32 (66.67%) SQL
3 29 (60.42%) Analytical Skills
4 28 (58.33%) Finance
4 28 (58.33%) Business Intelligence
5 27 (56.25%) MS Office
5 27 (56.25%) SAS
5 27 (56.25%) Business Development
6 26 (54.17%) Data Warehouse
7 25 (52.08%) Data Mining
7 25 (52.08%) Benchmarking
7 25 (52.08%) Credit Risk
7 25 (52.08%) Statistical Analysis
7 25 (52.08%) Marketing
7 25 (52.08%) Spreadsheet
7 25 (52.08%) Predictive Modelling
7 25 (52.08%) Business Analytics
7 25 (52.08%) Analytics
8 17 (35.42%) MS Excel
9 15 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
10 13 (27.08%) MS PowerPoint
11 8 (16.67%) Windows
12 6 (12.50%) Active Directory
12 6 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (10.42%) Continuous Improvement
13 5 (10.42%) Java
14 4 (8.33%) VMware
14 4 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
14 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 27 (56.25%) SAS
2 4 (8.33%) IIS
3 1 (2.08%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 27 (56.25%) MS Office
2 25 (52.08%) Spreadsheet
3 17 (35.42%) MS Excel
4 13 (27.08%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.33%) DHCP
1 4 (8.33%) DNS
2 2 (4.17%) Firewall
3 1 (2.08%) VPN
3 1 (2.08%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (54.17%) Data Warehouse
2 25 (52.08%) Data Mining
3 3 (6.25%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Eclipse
1 1 (2.08%) NetBeans
1 1 (2.08%) Subversion
1 1 (2.08%) JIRA
1 1 (2.08%) PHPUnit
General
1 28 (58.33%) Finance
2 25 (52.08%) Marketing
3 3 (6.25%) Games
3 3 (6.25%) Billing
4 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.08%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 30 (62.50%) Analyst
2 14 (29.17%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (10.42%) Consultant
4 4 (8.33%) Graduate
4 4 (8.33%) Business Analyst
4 4 (8.33%) DBA
5 3 (6.25%) Administrator
6 2 (4.17%) Agile Business Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) Junior
6 2 (4.17%) Recruitment Consultant
6 2 (4.17%) Financial Business Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) Trainee
7 1 (2.08%) Trainee Consultant
7 1 (2.08%) Service Desk Team Leader
7 1 (2.08%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 1 (2.08%) 2nd Line Support Technician
7 1 (2.08%) Teradata Consultant
7 1 (2.08%) IT Support
7 1 (2.08%) Development Engineer
7 1 (2.08%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.25%) CSS
1 3 (6.25%) HTML
1 3 (6.25%) .NET
2 2 (4.17%) Web Services
3 1 (2.08%) Zend Framework
3 1 (2.08%) Ext JS
3 1 (2.08%) HTML5
3 1 (2.08%) CSS3
3 1 (2.08%) Doctrine
3 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 29 (60.42%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (52.08%) Credit Risk
3 4 (8.33%) Clustering
4 3 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 3 (6.25%) iPhone
4 3 (6.25%) Social Media
4 3 (6.25%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.08%) Raspberry Pi
5 1 (2.08%) BeagleBone
5 1 (2.08%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.08%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.08%) Economics
5 1 (2.08%) Statistics
5 1 (2.08%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.08%) Physics
5 1 (2.08%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.67%) Windows
2 6 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (4.17%) Android
4 2 (4.17%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (58.33%) Business Intelligence
2 27 (56.25%) Business Development
3 25 (52.08%) Benchmarking
3 25 (52.08%) Statistical Analysis
3 25 (52.08%) Business Analytics
3 25 (52.08%) Analytics
3 25 (52.08%) Predictive Modelling
4 15 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (10.42%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (8.33%) Open Source
6 4 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (8.33%) Migration
6 4 (8.33%) Software Engineering
7 3 (6.25%) Project Management
7 3 (6.25%) CRM
8 2 (4.17%) Business Analysis
8 2 (4.17%) Problem Management
8 2 (4.17%) Financial Analysis
8 2 (4.17%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (66.67%) SQL
2 5 (10.42%) Java
3 3 (6.25%) C#
3 3 (6.25%) C++
3 3 (6.25%) PHP
4 2 (4.17%) Python
5 1 (2.08%) ANSI C
5 1 (2.08%) C
5 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.17%) CIMA
3 1 (2.08%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.08%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 6 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.17%) vSphere
3 1 (2.08%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) WSUS
Vendors
1 33 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.33%) VMware
3 3 (6.25%) Oracle
4 2 (4.17%) SAP
4 2 (4.17%) Cognos
5 1 (2.08%) Citrix
5 1 (2.08%) Sophos
5 1 (2.08%) Teradata
5 1 (2.08%) Zend
5 1 (2.08%) Vertica
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