The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Degree
North West / Merseyside
Rank 25 10 33
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +23
Permanent jobs citing Degree 48 82 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 7.92% 15.50% 5.90%
As % of the Qualifications category 32.00% 58.57% 23.48%
Number of salaries quoted 31 43 25
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £33,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £54,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Merseyside region.

Qualifications Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
150 140 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 24.75% 26.47% 25.11%
Number of salaries quoted 108 86 92
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of job ads across the Merseyside region citing Degree as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Degree
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Degree across the Merseyside region.

Degree Salary Trend in Merseyside

Degree
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Degree across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Degree Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Degree
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -12 38 £35,000 -12.50% 5
Southport -7 3 £40,000 +6.66% 2
St Helens -9 2 £21,000 -47.50%
Birkenhead - 2 £31,250 - 1
Wirral - 1 £40,000 -
Degree
North West

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Merseyside region with a requirement for Degree.

1 39 (41.49%) Finance
2 36 (38.30%) PRINCE2
3 32 (34.04%) ITIL
4 27 (28.72%) SQL Server
4 27 (28.72%) Banking
5 24 (25.53%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (24.47%) Microsoft
7 22 (23.40%) Computer Science
8 21 (22.34%) PMP
9 20 (21.28%) Project Management
10 19 (20.21%) Management Information System
10 19 (20.21%) Windows
11 18 (19.15%) Oracle
12 17 (18.09%) Apache
12 17 (18.09%) Tomcat
12 17 (18.09%) Programme Management
12 17 (18.09%) Windows Server
13 16 (17.02%) Line Management
14 15 (15.96%) .NET
15 14 (14.89%) Linux
15 14 (14.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 14 (14.89%) ITIL V3
15 14 (14.89%) Business Transformation
16 13 (13.83%) Active Directory
17 12 (12.77%) Citrix
17 12 (12.77%) VPN
17 12 (12.77%) Business Intelligence
17 12 (12.77%) C#
17 12 (12.77%) SQL
17 12 (12.77%) TOGAF

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (18.09%) Apache
1 17 (18.09%) Tomcat
2 11 (11.70%) BizTalk Server
2 11 (11.70%) IIS
2 11 (11.70%) JBoss
3 7 (7.45%) Confluence
4 1 (1.06%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (10.64%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.51%) MS Office
3 2 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.06%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (5.32%) Oracle Financials
2 4 (4.26%) Magento
3 3 (3.19%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (3.19%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (2.13%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (2.13%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (2.13%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (1.06%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (1.06%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (1.06%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (1.06%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (1.06%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 12 (12.77%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (12.77%) IaaS
1 12 (12.77%) PaaS
2 11 (11.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (11.70%) SaaS
3 1 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.06%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.06%) GitHub
3 1 (1.06%) Google Play
3 1 (1.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.77%) VPN
2 11 (11.70%) DHCP
2 11 (11.70%) DNS
2 11 (11.70%) SAN
3 1 (1.06%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (28.72%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.32%) MS Access
2 5 (5.32%) Oracle BI EE
2 5 (5.32%) Oracle ODI
2 5 (5.32%) SQL Server 2014
2 5 (5.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (4.26%) MySQL
3 4 (4.26%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (3.19%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.13%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 2 (2.13%) Data Mart
5 2 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.13%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.06%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.06%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 8 (8.51%) JIRA
2 7 (7.45%) JIRA Agile
3 2 (2.13%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.13%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.13%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.06%) Android Studio
4 1 (1.06%) Gradle
4 1 (1.06%) MSBuild
4 1 (1.06%) NuGet
4 1 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 39 (41.49%) Finance
2 27 (28.72%) Banking
3 3 (3.19%) Marketing
4 2 (2.13%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.06%) Advertising
5 1 (1.06%) Games
5 1 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.06%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (24.47%) Developer
2 16 (17.02%) IT Manager
3 15 (15.96%) Architect
4 13 (13.83%) Analyst
4 13 (13.83%) IT Programme Manager
4 13 (13.83%) Programme Manager
5 11 (11.70%) Cloud Architect
5 11 (11.70%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 11 (11.70%) Infrastructure Architect
6 10 (10.64%) .NET Developer
6 10 (10.64%) C# .NET Developer
6 10 (10.64%) C# Developer
7 6 (6.38%) Applications Support
8 5 (5.32%) Data Analyst
8 5 (5.32%) Junior
8 5 (5.32%) Junior Developer
9 4 (4.26%) Enterprise Architect
9 4 (4.26%) PHP Developer
9 4 (4.26%) Trainee
9 4 (4.26%) Trainee Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (15.96%) .NET
2 11 (11.70%) Middleware
3 9 (9.57%) AngularJS
3 9 (9.57%) jQuery
4 8 (8.51%) ASP.NET Web API
4 8 (8.51%) CSS
4 8 (8.51%) WCF
5 7 (7.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 7 (7.45%) HTML
5 7 (7.45%) HTML5
5 7 (7.45%) Sass
5 7 (7.45%) WinForms
6 6 (6.38%) JSP
7 5 (5.32%) ASP.NET
8 4 (4.26%) .NET Framework
8 4 (4.26%) SOAP
9 3 (3.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (2.13%) Ajax
10 2 (2.13%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (2.13%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 22 (23.40%) Computer Science
2 19 (20.21%) Management Information System
3 11 (11.70%) Data Centre
3 11 (11.70%) Hybrid Cloud
3 11 (11.70%) Private Cloud
3 11 (11.70%) Public Cloud
3 11 (11.70%) Video Conferencing
4 9 (9.57%) Mathematics
5 7 (7.45%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (7.45%) N-Tier
5 7 (7.45%) Statistics
6 5 (5.32%) Economics
6 5 (5.32%) Psychology
7 2 (2.13%) Life Science
7 2 (2.13%) User Experience
8 1 (1.06%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.06%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.06%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.06%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 19 (20.21%) Windows
2 17 (18.09%) Windows Server
3 14 (14.89%) Linux
4 11 (11.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (6.38%) HPUX
6 4 (4.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (3.19%) Android
7 3 (3.19%) Apple iOS
7 3 (3.19%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (38.30%) PRINCE2
2 32 (34.04%) ITIL
3 24 (25.53%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (21.28%) Project Management
5 17 (18.09%) Programme Management
6 16 (17.02%) Line Management
7 14 (14.89%) Business Transformation
7 14 (14.89%) ITIL V3
7 14 (14.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 12 (12.77%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (12.77%) DevOps
8 12 (12.77%) Mentoring
8 12 (12.77%) TOGAF
9 11 (11.70%) Identity Management
9 11 (11.70%) Load Balancing
9 11 (11.70%) Mobile Device Management
9 11 (11.70%) Unit Testing
9 11 (11.70%) Wealth Management
10 9 (9.57%) MVC
11 8 (8.51%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (12.77%) C#
1 12 (12.77%) SQL
2 6 (6.38%) JavaScript
3 5 (5.32%) PHP
4 3 (3.19%) C
4 3 (3.19%) Java
4 3 (3.19%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.13%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.13%) Python
5 2 (2.13%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.13%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.06%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.06%) Perl
6 1 (1.06%) Ruby
6 1 (1.06%) Scala
Qualifications
1 21 (22.34%) PMP
2 11 (11.70%) CCNA
2 11 (11.70%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (11.70%) EMC Certification
2 11 (11.70%) MCSE
2 11 (11.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (9.57%) PMI Certification
4 5 (5.32%) HND
4 5 (5.32%) Postgraduate
4 5 (5.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (4.26%) MySQL Certification
6 3 (3.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (2.13%) CASP
7 2 (2.13%) CISA
7 2 (2.13%) CISSP
7 2 (2.13%) CompTIA Security+
7 2 (2.13%) CRISC
7 2 (2.13%) ISSAP
7 2 (2.13%) ISSEP
7 2 (2.13%) ISSMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.19%) QA
System Software
1 13 (13.83%) Active Directory
2 11 (11.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (11.70%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 23 (24.47%) Microsoft
2 18 (19.15%) Oracle
3 12 (12.77%) Citrix
4 11 (11.70%) Cisco
4 11 (11.70%) EMC
4 11 (11.70%) IBM
4 11 (11.70%) Software AG
4 11 (11.70%) VMware
5 7 (7.45%) Atlassian
6 5 (5.32%) Hyperion
7 4 (4.26%) IFS
7 4 (4.26%) Zend
8 2 (2.13%) HP
8 2 (2.13%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.13%) SAP
8 2 (2.13%) Tableau
9 1 (1.06%) Demandware
9 1 (1.06%) Google
9 1 (1.06%) TOWER Software
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