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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 19 13 18
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +5
Permanent jobs citing Degree 50 87 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 10.48% 14.01% 12.34%
As % of the Qualifications category 37.04% 60.00% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 30 71 43
Average salary £35,250 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.87% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,789 £25,000 £30,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
135 145 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 28.30% 23.35% 24.68%
Number of salaries quoted 86 115 91
Average salary £37,250 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.35% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -8 42 £30,000 -25.00% 8
Birkenhead - 2 £35,000 -
Degree
North West

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 20 (24.10%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (19.28%) Finance
3 14 (16.87%) SQL
3 14 (16.87%) ITIL
3 14 (16.87%) Project Management
4 13 (15.66%) CRM
4 13 (15.66%) C#
4 13 (15.66%) Computer Science
5 12 (14.46%) .NET
5 12 (14.46%) PRINCE2
6 11 (13.25%) Windows
6 11 (13.25%) Java
6 11 (13.25%) Mathematics
6 11 (13.25%) Coaching
7 10 (12.05%) JavaScript
8 9 (10.84%) Management Information System
8 9 (10.84%) SQL Server
8 9 (10.84%) Microsoft
8 9 (10.84%) Software Engineering
9 8 (9.64%) QA
9 8 (9.64%) NHS
9 8 (9.64%) Linux
9 8 (9.64%) ASP.NET
9 8 (9.64%) XML
9 8 (9.64%) Back Office
10 7 (8.43%) Service Delivery
10 7 (8.43%) Electronics
10 7 (8.43%) Scrum
10 7 (8.43%) SAP
10 7 (8.43%) Git (software)

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 3 (3.61%) IIS
2 1 (1.20%) SAS
2 1 (1.20%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.20%) Apache Solr
2 1 (1.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.20%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 3 (3.61%) MS Office
2 1 (1.20%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.20%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (6.02%) SAP CRM
1 5 (6.02%) SAP SD
2 2 (2.41%) Maximo
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.20%) Agresso
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.23%) SAN
2 1 (1.20%) SMS
2 1 (1.20%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.84%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.43%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.20%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.20%) MySQL
4 1 (1.20%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.20%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.20%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.20%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (8.43%) Git (software)
2 5 (6.02%) NUnit
2 5 (6.02%) Moq
3 2 (2.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.41%) Subversion
4 1 (1.20%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.20%) Selenium
4 1 (1.20%) FogBugz
4 1 (1.20%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.20%) MSBuild
General
1 16 (19.28%) Finance
2 8 (9.64%) Back Office
3 7 (8.43%) Electronics
3 7 (8.43%) Marketing
4 5 (6.02%) Law
4 5 (6.02%) French Language
4 5 (6.02%) German Language
4 5 (6.02%) Spanish Language
5 3 (3.61%) Legal
5 3 (3.61%) Games
5 3 (3.61%) Banking
6 2 (2.41%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.20%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.20%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (14.46%) Analyst
2 10 (12.05%) Developer
3 8 (9.64%) Consultant
3 8 (9.64%) Architect
4 7 (8.43%) Support Analyst
5 6 (7.23%) Linux Support
5 6 (7.23%) Training Manager
5 6 (7.23%) Business Manager
6 5 (6.02%) Applications Support
6 5 (6.02%) Sales Consultant
6 5 (6.02%) SAP Consultant
6 5 (6.02%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 5 (6.02%) Performance Manager
7 4 (4.82%) Account Executive
7 4 (4.82%) AWS Engineer
7 4 (4.82%) Enterprise Architect
7 4 (4.82%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (4.82%) Software Engineer
8 3 (3.61%) Security Consultant
8 3 (3.61%) SAP CRM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (14.46%) .NET
2 8 (9.64%) ASP.NET
2 8 (9.64%) XML
3 7 (8.43%) .NET Framework
4 6 (7.23%) AngularJS
4 6 (7.23%) VXML
5 5 (6.02%) jQuery
5 5 (6.02%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (6.02%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (6.02%) Ninject
5 5 (6.02%) Backbone.js
6 4 (4.82%) J2EE
6 4 (4.82%) HTML
7 2 (2.41%) CSS
7 2 (2.41%) Web Services
7 2 (2.41%) WinForms
8 1 (1.20%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (1.20%) WPF
8 1 (1.20%) Symfony
8 1 (1.20%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.66%) Computer Science
2 11 (13.25%) Mathematics
3 9 (10.84%) Management Information System
4 8 (9.64%) NHS
5 7 (8.43%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (7.23%) E-Learning
6 6 (7.23%) IVR
7 5 (6.02%) Client/Server
7 5 (6.02%) Thin Client
7 5 (6.02%) Life Science
7 5 (6.02%) Fat Client
8 4 (4.82%) Open Source
9 2 (2.41%) Statistics
10 1 (1.20%) Mobile Games
10 1 (1.20%) Biotechnology
10 1 (1.20%) iPhone
10 1 (1.20%) Online Games
10 1 (1.20%) Blog
10 1 (1.20%) Credit Risk
10 1 (1.20%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.25%) Windows
2 8 (9.64%) Linux
3 6 (7.23%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (24.10%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (16.87%) ITIL
2 14 (16.87%) Project Management
3 13 (15.66%) CRM
4 12 (14.46%) PRINCE2
5 11 (13.25%) Coaching
6 9 (10.84%) Software Engineering
7 7 (8.43%) Service Delivery
7 7 (8.43%) Scrum
8 6 (7.23%) Mentoring
8 6 (7.23%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (7.23%) OO
8 6 (7.23%) MVC
9 5 (6.02%) Service Management
9 5 (6.02%) Data Modelling
9 5 (6.02%) OOD
9 5 (6.02%) Business Analysis
9 5 (6.02%) Data Management
9 5 (6.02%) Refactoring
9 5 (6.02%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (16.87%) SQL
2 13 (15.66%) C#
3 11 (13.25%) Java
4 10 (12.05%) JavaScript
5 5 (6.02%) C
6 4 (4.82%) PHP
6 4 (4.82%) C++
7 1 (1.20%) Python
7 1 (1.20%) Perl
7 1 (1.20%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.20%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.20%) VBA
7 1 (1.20%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.20%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 4 (4.82%) HND
2 3 (3.61%) CISSP
2 3 (3.61%) HNC
2 3 (3.61%) CITP
2 3 (3.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (2.41%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.20%) ISEB
4 1 (1.20%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.20%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.64%) QA
2 3 (3.61%) SLA
2 3 (3.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.61%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.41%) GAMP
System Software
1 1 (1.20%) Firmware
1 1 (1.20%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (6.02%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 9 (10.84%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.43%) SAP
3 6 (7.23%) Red Hat
4 4 (4.82%) Oracle
5 3 (3.61%) Splunk
5 3 (3.61%) ArcSight
6 1 (1.20%) Perforce
6 1 (1.20%) Symantec
6 1 (1.20%) Cisco
6 1 (1.20%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.20%) Zend
Liverpool, Merseyside
e-Recruiter
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
St. Helens, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum + pension, healthcare, 20% bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: €55000 - €70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Helens, Merseyside
Clayton Group
Salary: £17000 - £19000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £37500 per annum + 45 days hol
Posted: 14 days ago
Liverpool
OHO Group
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Liverpool
OHO Group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Liverpool
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Southport
Experian
Salary: car, pension and other benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Liverpool
First Recruitment Group
Salary: £0 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 25 days ago