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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 11 23 13
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -10
Permanent jobs citing Degree 51 45 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 12.44% 8.82% 14.05%
As % of the Qualifications category 49.51% 29.03% 63.27%
Number of salaries quoted 32 21 76
Average salary £41,250 £35,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.19% -11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,050 £21,789 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
103 155 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 25.12% 30.39% 22.21%
Number of salaries quoted 71 102 117
Average salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.46% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £22,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,052 £55,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

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 1 May 2016.

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 1 May 2016. 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 +9 40 £42,500 +41.66% 13
Bootle - 4 £41,500 -
St Helens - 3 £29,900 - 1
Southport - 2 - - 1
Degree
North West

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 52 (41.27%) Finance
2 48 (38.10%) ITIL
3 38 (30.16%) Analytical Skills
4 35 (27.78%) Microsoft
5 32 (25.40%) SQL Server
6 30 (23.81%) SQL
6 30 (23.81%) Banking
7 29 (23.02%) MS Office
8 28 (22.22%) PRINCE2
8 28 (22.22%) Project Management
9 27 (21.43%) Computer Science
10 26 (20.63%) SLA
11 24 (19.05%) Java
11 24 (19.05%) QA
11 24 (19.05%) Wealth Management
12 23 (18.25%) Time Management
12 23 (18.25%) Windows
13 21 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
13 21 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
14 20 (15.87%) SQL Server 2008
14 20 (15.87%) Data Analysis
15 19 (15.08%) HTML
16 18 (14.29%) Service Delivery
17 17 (13.49%) Change Management
17 17 (13.49%) Mathematics
18 16 (12.70%) Credit Risk
18 16 (12.70%) SWIFT
18 16 (12.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 16 (12.70%) Shell Script
18 16 (12.70%) Reuters

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 (9.52%) JBoss
2 8 (6.35%) Exchange Server 2007
2 8 (6.35%) MS Exchange
3 7 (5.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 7 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (3.97%) CMS
5 3 (2.38%) Apache Pig
6 2 (1.59%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.59%) TWiki
7 1 (0.79%) Apache
7 1 (0.79%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.79%) IIS
7 1 (0.79%) K2 blackpearl
7 1 (0.79%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.79%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.79%) WordPress
Applications
1 29 (23.02%) MS Office
2 12 (9.52%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.79%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.79%) InDesign
4 1 (0.79%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.79%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.79%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.97%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (3.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.79%) IaaS
4 1 (0.79%) Office 365
4 1 (0.79%) PaaS
4 1 (0.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.94%) VPN
2 9 (7.14%) Firewall
3 4 (3.17%) WebEx
4 3 (2.38%) PuTTY
4 3 (2.38%) WinSCP
5 2 (1.59%) ATM
5 2 (1.59%) DHCP
5 2 (1.59%) DNS
5 2 (1.59%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (1.59%) SAN
6 1 (0.79%) Cisco IPT
6 1 (0.79%) Internet
6 1 (0.79%) Intranet
6 1 (0.79%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.79%) LAN
6 1 (0.79%) SMS
6 1 (0.79%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.79%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (25.40%) SQL Server
2 20 (15.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (4.76%) Relational Database
5 5 (3.97%) MySQL
6 4 (3.17%) Big Data
6 4 (3.17%) Hadoop
6 4 (3.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (2.38%) Apache Hive
8 2 (1.59%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (1.59%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.59%) GIS
8 2 (1.59%) MS Access
8 2 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.59%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.79%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.79%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (0.79%) Oracle ODI
9 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 13 (10.32%) JIRA
2 8 (6.35%) Selenium
3 5 (3.97%) WebDriver
4 4 (3.17%) Jenkins
5 3 (2.38%) Ant
5 3 (2.38%) Bugzilla
5 3 (2.38%) Cucumber
5 3 (2.38%) Git (software)
5 3 (2.38%) Hudson
5 3 (2.38%) JMeter
5 3 (2.38%) Subversion
5 3 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (2.38%) TortoiseSVN
5 3 (2.38%) WATIR
6 2 (1.59%) Bitbucket
6 2 (1.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 52 (41.27%) Finance
2 30 (23.81%) Banking
3 10 (7.94%) Manufacturing
4 5 (3.97%) Legal
4 5 (3.97%) Marketing
5 4 (3.17%) Electronics
5 4 (3.17%) Retail
6 3 (2.38%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.59%) Automotive
7 2 (1.59%) Law
8 1 (0.79%) Back Office
8 1 (0.79%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 52 (41.27%) Analyst
2 30 (23.81%) Developer
3 19 (15.08%) Applications Support
3 19 (15.08%) Support Analyst
4 18 (14.29%) Applications Support Analyst
5 14 (11.11%) Software Developer
6 12 (9.52%) Java Developer
7 11 (8.73%) Java Software Developer
7 11 (8.73%) Service Analyst
8 9 (7.14%) Programme Manager
9 8 (6.35%) QA Engineer
9 8 (6.35%) Service Desk Analyst
9 8 (6.35%) Service Desk Support
9 8 (6.35%) Service Desk Support Analyst
10 7 (5.56%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
10 7 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 7 (5.56%) Banking Analyst
10 7 (5.56%) Project Analyst
10 7 (5.56%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
10 7 (5.56%) Senior Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (15.08%) HTML
2 16 (12.70%) CSS
3 14 (11.11%) Spring
4 13 (10.32%) Web Services
5 7 (5.56%) .NET
6 4 (3.17%) ASP.NET
6 4 (3.17%) HTML5
7 3 (2.38%) .NET Framework
7 3 (2.38%) CSS3
7 3 (2.38%) Hibernate
7 3 (2.38%) Struts
8 2 (1.59%) Ajax
8 2 (1.59%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (1.59%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 2 (1.59%) Entity Framework
8 2 (1.59%) JSON
8 2 (1.59%) WCF
9 1 (0.79%) LAMP
9 1 (0.79%) Middleware
9 1 (0.79%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 38 (30.16%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (21.43%) Computer Science
3 17 (13.49%) Mathematics
4 16 (12.70%) Credit Risk
4 16 (12.70%) SWIFT
5 9 (7.14%) Management Information System
6 8 (6.35%) Video Conferencing
7 7 (5.56%) Blackberry
7 7 (5.56%) iPad
7 7 (5.56%) iPhone
7 7 (5.56%) Life Science
8 6 (4.76%) PMI
9 4 (3.17%) Visualisation
10 3 (2.38%) Embedded Systems
10 3 (2.38%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 3 (2.38%) Replication
10 3 (2.38%) VHDL
11 2 (1.59%) Mobile App
11 2 (1.59%) Public Cloud
11 2 (1.59%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (18.25%) Windows
2 15 (11.90%) Linux
3 12 (9.52%) Windows Server
4 11 (8.73%) Unix
5 8 (6.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (5.56%) Windows 7
6 7 (5.56%) Windows 8
7 3 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.59%) Android
9 1 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (38.10%) ITIL
2 28 (22.22%) PRINCE2
2 28 (22.22%) Project Management
3 24 (19.05%) Wealth Management
4 23 (18.25%) Time Management
5 21 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 20 (15.87%) Data Analysis
7 18 (14.29%) Service Delivery
8 17 (13.49%) Change Management
9 13 (10.32%) Analytics
9 13 (10.32%) Software Engineering
10 12 (9.52%) Information Security
11 11 (8.73%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (7.94%) Line Management
13 9 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
13 9 (7.14%) ITIL V3
14 8 (6.35%) Automated Testing
14 8 (6.35%) Functional Testing
14 8 (6.35%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 30 (23.81%) SQL
2 24 (19.05%) Java
3 16 (12.70%) C
3 16 (12.70%) Shell Script
4 8 (6.35%) C#
5 5 (3.97%) JavaScript
6 4 (3.17%) PHP
6 4 (3.17%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.38%) PowerShell
7 3 (2.38%) Ruby
8 1 (0.79%) C++
8 1 (0.79%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.79%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 16 (12.70%) ISTQB
1 16 (12.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 13 (10.32%) PMI Certification
3 12 (9.52%) CISSP
3 12 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (7.94%) CISM
5 8 (6.35%) Citrix Certification
6 7 (5.56%) MCDST
6 7 (5.56%) PMP
6 7 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 6 (4.76%) CISA
8 5 (3.97%) HND
9 3 (2.38%) CCNA
9 3 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (2.38%) MCP
9 3 (2.38%) MCSE
10 2 (1.59%) CCDP
10 2 (1.59%) CLAS
10 2 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.59%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (20.63%) SLA
2 24 (19.05%) QA
3 8 (6.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (4.76%) PCI DSS
5 5 (3.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (3.17%) Data Quality
7 2 (1.59%) COBIT
7 2 (1.59%) ISO22301
System Software
1 13 (10.32%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.17%) Firmware
3 3 (2.38%) HDFS
4 2 (1.59%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.79%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 1 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.79%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (5.56%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (0.79%) AirWatch
2 1 (0.79%) Ansible
2 1 (0.79%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.79%) EdgeSight
2 1 (0.79%) Nagios
2 1 (0.79%) Puppet
2 1 (0.79%) SCOM
Vendors
1 35 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 16 (12.70%) Bloomberg
2 16 (12.70%) Reuters
3 12 (9.52%) Oracle
4 11 (8.73%) Citrix
5 7 (5.56%) Intel Security
5 7 (5.56%) Remedy
5 7 (5.56%) Symantec
5 7 (5.56%) Telerik
6 5 (3.97%) EMC
6 5 (3.97%) HP
7 3 (2.38%) Xilinx
8 2 (1.59%) Cisco
8 2 (1.59%) VMware
9 1 (0.79%) Adobe
9 1 (0.79%) Avaya
9 1 (0.79%) Dell
9 1 (0.79%) IBM
9 1 (0.79%) Progress
9 1 (0.79%) Software AG
Liverpool, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £17000 - £23000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Helens, Merseyside
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Southport, Merseyside
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Erin Associates
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Harris Global
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Montagu Olsen Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Yodel
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + excellent pension
Posted: 10 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
LSTM
Salary: Up to £62,323 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Liverpool
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £24000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Wallasey, Merseyside
The Thomas Higgins Partnership
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum negotiable, dependent on experience.
Posted: 27 days ago