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

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 12 21 18
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -3
Permanent jobs citing Degree 69 63 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 13.88% 9.72% 11.85%
As % of the Qualifications category 46.94% 46.32% 49.34%
Number of salaries quoted 41 52 61
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +26.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £32,500 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £63,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Degree
North West

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
147 136 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 29.58% 20.99% 24.01%
Number of salaries quoted 91 115 117
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Degree across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 August 2015.

Degree Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Degree
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +1 38 £45,000 -10.00% 11
Southport +6 20 £39,000 - 2
St Helens +4 2 £34,000 -24.86% 1
Birkenhead - 2 - - 1
Degree
North West

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 28 (24.56%) ITIL
1 28 (24.56%) Windows
2 25 (21.93%) Finance
3 22 (19.30%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (18.42%) PRINCE2
4 21 (18.42%) Continuous Improvement
5 20 (17.54%) Linux
5 20 (17.54%) C#
5 20 (17.54%) Java
6 19 (16.67%) .NET
6 19 (16.67%) Oracle
7 18 (15.79%) Service Delivery
7 18 (15.79%) JavaScript
7 18 (15.79%) Microsoft
8 17 (14.91%) Computer Science
8 17 (14.91%) QA
9 16 (14.04%) Open Source
9 16 (14.04%) SQL
9 16 (14.04%) Project Management
9 16 (14.04%) Root Cause Analysis
9 16 (14.04%) Coaching
10 15 (13.16%) MongoDB
10 15 (13.16%) Red Hat
10 15 (13.16%) XML
10 15 (13.16%) Software Engineering
11 14 (12.28%) HTML
12 13 (11.40%) Scrum
12 13 (11.40%) Analytics
13 12 (10.53%) Jenkins
13 12 (10.53%) Analytical Skills

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 11 (9.65%) JBoss
2 10 (8.77%) IIS
3 1 (0.88%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.88%) Apache Solr
3 1 (0.88%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (0.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (1.75%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.75%) MS Visio
1 2 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (7.02%) Oracle EBS
1 8 (7.02%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (4.39%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (3.51%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (3.51%) Oracle Receivables
3 4 (3.51%) Oracle General Ledger
3 4 (3.51%) Oracle Financials
3 4 (3.51%) Oracle 11i
4 3 (2.63%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (1.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.88%) Maximo
6 1 (0.88%) Agresso
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle SCM
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.65%) SAN
2 1 (0.88%) SMS
2 1 (0.88%) VoIP
2 1 (0.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (13.16%) MongoDB
2 9 (7.89%) SQL Server
3 7 (6.14%) NoSQL
4 6 (5.26%) Relational Database
5 4 (3.51%) MySQL
5 4 (3.51%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (0.88%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.88%) OLAP
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.88%) DTS
6 1 (0.88%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.88%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.88%) Data Mart
6 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 12 (10.53%) Jenkins
2 11 (9.65%) Ant
2 11 (9.65%) Maven
3 7 (6.14%) Git (software)
4 5 (4.39%) NUnit
4 5 (4.39%) Moq
5 4 (3.51%) Selenium IDE
5 4 (3.51%) Log4j
5 4 (3.51%) JUnit
5 4 (3.51%) Selenium
6 2 (1.75%) Servoy
7 1 (0.88%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.88%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.88%) Subversion
General
1 25 (21.93%) Finance
2 10 (8.77%) Electronics
3 8 (7.02%) Manufacturing
3 8 (7.02%) Marketing
4 7 (6.14%) Banking
5 5 (4.39%) Retail
5 5 (4.39%) Law
5 5 (4.39%) Legal
5 5 (4.39%) Back Office
6 4 (3.51%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.75%) Games
7 2 (1.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (18.42%) Developer
2 19 (16.67%) Analyst
3 12 (10.53%) Support Analyst
4 11 (9.65%) Linux Support
5 10 (8.77%) Service Manager
6 9 (7.89%) Software Developer
7 8 (7.02%) Training Manager
8 6 (5.26%) Service Integration Manager
8 6 (5.26%) Technology Manager
8 6 (5.26%) Integration Manager
9 5 (4.39%) Applications Support
9 5 (4.39%) Architect
10 4 (3.51%) Enterprise Architect
10 4 (3.51%) Support Manager
10 4 (3.51%) Account Executive
10 4 (3.51%) Service Support Manager
10 4 (3.51%) AWS Engineer
10 4 (3.51%) Performance Manager
10 4 (3.51%) Applications Manager
10 4 (3.51%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (16.67%) .NET
2 15 (13.16%) XML
3 14 (12.28%) HTML
4 12 (10.53%) CSS
5 9 (7.89%) ASP.NET
6 8 (7.02%) JDBC
6 8 (7.02%) Spring
6 8 (7.02%) Hibernate
6 8 (7.02%) Web Services
7 7 (6.14%) HornetQ
7 7 (6.14%) .NET Framework
7 7 (6.14%) XHTML
7 7 (6.14%) WSDL
7 7 (6.14%) SOAP
8 6 (5.26%) VXML
8 6 (5.26%) AngularJS
9 5 (4.39%) Backbone.js
9 5 (4.39%) ASP.NET Web API
9 5 (4.39%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (4.39%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.91%) Computer Science
2 12 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (8.77%) Mathematics
4 9 (7.89%) Management Information System
5 8 (7.02%) E-Learning
6 7 (6.14%) Life Science
7 6 (5.26%) IVR
7 6 (5.26%) NHS
8 5 (4.39%) Thin Client
8 5 (4.39%) Client/Server
8 5 (4.39%) Fat Client
9 4 (3.51%) Data Centre
10 3 (2.63%) User Experience
10 3 (2.63%) Statistics
10 3 (2.63%) Credit Risk
11 2 (1.75%) Inversion of Control
11 2 (1.75%) Social Media
11 2 (1.75%) Economics
11 2 (1.75%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 2 (1.75%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 28 (24.56%) Windows
2 20 (17.54%) Linux
3 11 (9.65%) Mac OS
4 7 (6.14%) Oracle Linux
5 4 (3.51%) SUSE
5 4 (3.51%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (24.56%) ITIL
2 22 (19.30%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (18.42%) PRINCE2
3 21 (18.42%) Continuous Improvement
4 18 (15.79%) Service Delivery
5 16 (14.04%) Project Management
5 16 (14.04%) Open Source
5 16 (14.04%) Root Cause Analysis
5 16 (14.04%) Coaching
6 15 (13.16%) Software Engineering
7 13 (11.40%) Scrum
7 13 (11.40%) Analytics
8 11 (9.65%) Mentoring
9 10 (8.77%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (8.77%) Unit Testing
10 9 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (7.89%) TDD
10 9 (7.89%) Process Management
11 8 (7.02%) Automated Testing
12 7 (6.14%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (17.54%) Java
1 20 (17.54%) C#
2 18 (15.79%) JavaScript
3 16 (14.04%) SQL
4 5 (4.39%) C++
4 5 (4.39%) Perl
4 5 (4.39%) Python
4 5 (4.39%) C
5 4 (3.51%) Shell Script
5 4 (3.51%) Ruby
5 4 (3.51%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.75%) PHP
7 1 (0.88%) VBA
7 1 (0.88%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 12 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 7 (6.14%) PMP
2 7 (6.14%) PMI Certification
3 5 (4.39%) MBA
4 3 (2.63%) CISSP
5 2 (1.75%) HND
6 1 (0.88%) HNC
6 1 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.88%) CITP
6 1 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (14.91%) QA
2 8 (7.02%) SLA
3 3 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (2.63%) Firmware
2 1 (0.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (4.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 19 (16.67%) Oracle
2 18 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 15 (13.16%) Red Hat
4 7 (6.14%) SAP
5 6 (5.26%) Hyperion
6 4 (3.51%) Remedy
7 3 (2.63%) Splunk
7 3 (2.63%) ArcSight
8 2 (1.75%) Xilinx
8 2 (1.75%) EMC
9 1 (0.88%) Ariba
9 1 (0.88%) Cisco
9 1 (0.88%) Zend
9 1 (0.88%) Perforce
St. Helens, Merseyside
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £4600 - £50000 per annum + Flexi-Working, Great work culture!
Posted: 3 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Mortimer Bell International
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + car, pension, healthcare, bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Crowder Consulting
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Human Recognition Systems
Salary: From £27,500 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Southport
Experian
Salary: Pension, bonus scheme
Posted: 13 days ago
Southport
Experian
Salary: Pension, bonus scheme
Posted: 14 days ago
Liverpool
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £19000 - £23000 per annum + Fantastic Training + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Liverpool
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Liverpool
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + comm, phone, hols, training
Posted: 20 days ago
Liverpool
OHO Group
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + Annual Bonus
Posted: 21 days ago
Merseyside
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £26000.00 per annum + 30 Days Hol, Bank Hol, more
Posted: 27 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Ditto Music
Salary: From £21,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago