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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 15 16 14
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Degree 64 70 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 10.09% 11.46% 13.72%
As % of the Qualifications category 47.76% 48.28% 51.79%
Number of salaries quoted 53 61 86
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,950 £21,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,650 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.06% -
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
134 145 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 21.14% 23.73% 26.50%
Number of salaries quoted 114 111 165
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +21.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +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 21 August 2014.

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 21 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +3 55 £50,000 +25.00% 14
Wirral - 4 £40,750 - 1
St Helens +5 3 £45,250 -54.75% 1
Prescot - 1 £32,500 - 1
Degree
North West

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 72 (47.68%) Computer Science
2 60 (39.74%) ITIL
3 39 (25.83%) Disaster Recovery
4 37 (24.50%) SQL
4 37 (24.50%) SLA
5 35 (23.18%) .NET
6 33 (21.85%) Windows
6 33 (21.85%) Change Management
7 32 (21.19%) Linux
8 31 (20.53%) Microsoft
9 29 (19.21%) Project Management
10 27 (17.88%) SQL Server
10 27 (17.88%) Cisco
11 26 (17.22%) SAN
12 25 (16.56%) Java
13 23 (15.23%) HTML
13 23 (15.23%) CSS
13 23 (15.23%) EMC
13 23 (15.23%) NetApp
14 21 (13.91%) DB2
14 21 (13.91%) EAI
14 21 (13.91%) SOA
15 20 (13.25%) JavaScript
16 19 (12.58%) MS Excel
17 18 (11.92%) C#
17 18 (11.92%) Finance
17 18 (11.92%) NAS
18 16 (10.60%) Web Services
18 16 (10.60%) Firmware
18 16 (10.60%) Shell Script

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 12 (7.95%) TIBCO EMS
2 7 (4.64%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.65%) SAS
3 4 (2.65%) Sitecore CMS
3 4 (2.65%) CMS
4 3 (1.99%) Lync
5 2 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.32%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.66%) IIS
6 1 (0.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 19 (12.58%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.65%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.99%) SPSS
4 2 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.32%) MS Project
4 2 (1.32%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (7.95%) BusinessWorks
2 8 (5.30%) Magento
3 3 (1.99%) Sage 1000
4 2 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.64%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.32%) SaaS
2 2 (1.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (17.22%) SAN
2 18 (11.92%) NAS
3 8 (5.30%) Firewall
4 7 (4.64%) DNS
5 6 (3.97%) DMZ
5 6 (3.97%) TCP/IP
6 4 (2.65%) Kerberos
6 4 (2.65%) IPsec
7 3 (1.99%) DHCP
7 3 (1.99%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.66%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.66%) LDAP
8 1 (0.66%) Network Security
8 1 (0.66%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (17.88%) SQL Server
2 21 (13.91%) DB2
3 11 (7.28%) MySQL
4 5 (3.31%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (2.65%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.99%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.99%) Data Mining
6 3 (1.99%) RDBMS
6 3 (1.99%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (1.99%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.99%) Big Data
6 3 (1.99%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.32%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.32%) Redis
7 2 (1.32%) DTS
8 1 (0.66%) Ingres
8 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.66%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.66%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (1.99%) Subversion
2 2 (1.32%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.32%) JUnit
2 2 (1.32%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.32%) Xcode
General
1 18 (11.92%) Finance
2 7 (4.64%) Games
3 6 (3.97%) Retail
3 6 (3.97%) Marketing
4 4 (2.65%) Multimedia
4 4 (2.65%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.99%) Online Betting
5 3 (1.99%) Banking
5 3 (1.99%) Law
6 2 (1.32%) German Language
Job Titles
1 36 (23.84%) Developer
2 26 (17.22%) Technical Specialist
3 17 (11.26%) Team Leader
4 16 (10.60%) Storage Specialist
5 14 (9.27%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 13 (8.61%) Analyst
6 13 (8.61%) Senior Developer
7 9 (5.96%) Release Manager
7 9 (5.96%) Test Manager
8 8 (5.30%) Integration Manager
8 8 (5.30%) Technical Team Leader
9 7 (4.64%) Test Team Leader
9 7 (4.64%) Graduate
9 7 (4.64%) Junior
9 7 (4.64%) VMware Specialist
9 7 (4.64%) Testing Manager
9 7 (4.64%) Magento Developer
10 6 (3.97%) Web Developer
10 6 (3.97%) C# Developer
10 6 (3.97%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (23.18%) .NET
2 23 (15.23%) HTML
2 23 (15.23%) CSS
3 16 (10.60%) Web Services
4 15 (9.93%) ASP.NET
5 13 (8.61%) HTML5
6 12 (7.95%) JMS
7 11 (7.28%) Middleware
8 10 (6.62%) jQuery
9 7 (4.64%) CSS3
10 5 (3.31%) XML
11 4 (2.65%) Flash
11 4 (2.65%) JSON
12 3 (1.99%) WPF
12 3 (1.99%) Silverlight
12 3 (1.99%) XSLT
12 3 (1.99%) AngularJS
12 3 (1.99%) ServiceStack
12 3 (1.99%) .NET Framework
12 3 (1.99%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 72 (47.68%) Computer Science
2 16 (10.60%) Symmetrix DMX
2 16 (10.60%) Firmware
2 16 (10.60%) CLARiiON
2 16 (10.60%) EMC Centera
2 16 (10.60%) Enterprise Software
3 15 (9.93%) Replication
4 7 (4.64%) Management Information System
4 7 (4.64%) Client/Server
5 6 (3.97%) e-Health
6 5 (3.31%) Open Source
6 5 (3.31%) Mobile App
6 5 (3.31%) Mathematics
7 4 (2.65%) Visualisation
7 4 (2.65%) PKI
8 3 (1.99%) Blackberry
8 3 (1.99%) GIS
9 2 (1.32%) N-Tier
9 2 (1.32%) PMI
9 2 (1.32%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 33 (21.85%) Windows
2 32 (21.19%) Linux
3 13 (8.61%) UNIX
4 9 (5.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.99%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (1.99%) Android
5 3 (1.99%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.99%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.32%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.32%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (39.74%) ITIL
2 39 (25.83%) Disaster Recovery
3 33 (21.85%) Change Management
4 29 (19.21%) Project Management
5 21 (13.91%) EAI
5 21 (13.91%) SOA
6 16 (10.60%) Asset Management
7 15 (9.93%) Performance Tuning
8 14 (9.27%) E-Commerce
9 12 (7.95%) Software Testing
10 11 (7.28%) Capacity Planning
11 10 (6.62%) Information Security
12 9 (5.96%) MVC
12 9 (5.96%) Analytics
12 9 (5.96%) Web Development
12 9 (5.96%) Release Management
12 9 (5.96%) Integration Testing
13 8 (5.30%) Agile Software Development
14 7 (4.64%) Information Security Management
14 7 (4.64%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (24.50%) SQL
2 25 (16.56%) Java
3 20 (13.25%) JavaScript
4 18 (11.92%) C#
5 16 (10.60%) Shell Script
6 12 (7.95%) Python
6 12 (7.95%) Ruby
6 12 (7.95%) PHP
6 12 (7.95%) PowerShell
7 6 (3.97%) VB.NET
8 4 (2.65%) T-SQL
8 4 (2.65%) VB
8 4 (2.65%) VB6
9 3 (1.99%) R
10 2 (1.32%) PowerHouse
10 2 (1.32%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.32%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.66%) AWK
11 1 (0.66%) Korn
11 1 (0.66%) XPath
Qualifications
1 10 (6.62%) CISSP
1 10 (6.62%) ISSAP
1 10 (6.62%) ISSMP
1 10 (6.62%) CISM
2 8 (5.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (4.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (3.31%) MySQL Certification
4 5 (3.31%) MCITP
4 5 (3.31%) MCSA
5 4 (2.65%) MCSE
6 3 (1.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (1.99%) ISEB
6 3 (1.99%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (1.99%) MCDST
7 2 (1.32%) MCTS
7 2 (1.32%) CITP
7 2 (1.32%) MBA
7 2 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.32%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (24.50%) SLA
2 16 (10.60%) QA
3 7 (4.64%) PCI DSS
3 7 (4.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 7 (4.64%) COBIT
4 2 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (8.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (6.62%) Hyper-V
3 9 (5.96%) Active Directory
4 7 (4.64%) VMware ESX
4 7 (4.64%) VMFS
4 7 (4.64%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (4.64%) vCloud
5 6 (3.97%) VMware Server
6 4 (2.65%) NFS
7 3 (1.99%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (1.32%) XenApp
8 2 (1.32%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.66%) vSphere
9 1 (0.66%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 12 (7.95%) TIBCO Hawk
2 6 (3.97%) SCCM
3 3 (1.99%) SCOM
3 3 (1.99%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.66%) HP SIM
4 1 (0.66%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.66%) MOM
Vendors
1 31 (20.53%) Microsoft
2 27 (17.88%) Cisco
3 23 (15.23%) EMC
3 23 (15.23%) NetApp
4 14 (9.27%) TIBCO
5 13 (8.61%) VMware
6 12 (7.95%) HP
7 11 (7.28%) Zend
8 9 (5.96%) Red Hat
9 8 (5.30%) Oracle
9 8 (5.30%) CA
10 7 (4.64%) CheckPoint
11 5 (3.31%) Citrix
12 4 (2.65%) Avaya
12 4 (2.65%) Sitecore
13 3 (1.99%) Facebook
13 3 (1.99%) Google
13 3 (1.99%) Sage
13 3 (1.99%) Reuters
13 3 (1.99%) Bloomberg
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Liverpool
Huxley Associates
Salary: £50000 - £51000 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £0 to £25 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Port Sunlight, Liverpool or Kingston, London
Unilever
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Port Sunlight, Liverpool or Kingston, London
Unilever
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Lancashire
The Little Black Book Agency
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
LSTM
Salary: From £27,057 to £31,342 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £23000 - £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Helens, Merseyside
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Circle Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
OHO Group
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Prescot
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Package - Car allowance - Bonus - Pension
Posted: 10 days ago
Liverpool
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Liverpool
OHO Group
Salary: £30 - £50 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Liverpool
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 22 days ago
Liverpool
Churchill Frank
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Steria
Salary: From £49,000 to £49,000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago