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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 19 13 14
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Permanent jobs citing Degree 44 94 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 9.02% 14.48% 14.05%
As % of the Qualifications category 29.73% 63.95% 51.15%
Number of salaries quoted 20 76 53
Average salary £33,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,510 £25,000 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,283 £52,500 £70,000
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
148 147 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 30.33% 22.65% 27.46%
Number of salaries quoted 99 116 105
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,500 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £58,052
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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -6 40 £30,000 -25.00% 6
Degree
North West

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 19 (25.68%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (20.27%) Project Management
3 13 (17.57%) CRM
3 13 (17.57%) ITIL
4 12 (16.22%) Finance
4 12 (16.22%) Computer Science
5 11 (14.86%) Software Engineering
6 10 (13.51%) PRINCE2
6 10 (13.51%) C#
7 9 (12.16%) Java
7 9 (12.16%) SQL
7 9 (12.16%) .NET
7 9 (12.16%) Windows
7 9 (12.16%) Management Information System
7 9 (12.16%) Mathematics
8 8 (10.81%) Marketing
8 8 (10.81%) Coaching
8 8 (10.81%) Back Office
8 8 (10.81%) Law
8 8 (10.81%) Scrum
8 8 (10.81%) SQL Server
8 8 (10.81%) Microsoft
8 8 (10.81%) NHS
9 7 (9.46%) Linux
9 7 (9.46%) SAP
9 7 (9.46%) .NET Framework
9 7 (9.46%) QA
10 6 (8.11%) Mac OS
10 6 (8.11%) Git (software)
10 6 (8.11%) Analytical Skills

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (4.05%) IIS
2 1 (1.35%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.35%) SAS
2 1 (1.35%) Apache Solr
2 1 (1.35%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (1.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (2.70%) MS Office
2 1 (1.35%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (6.76%) SAP SD
1 5 (6.76%) SAP CRM
2 2 (2.70%) Maximo
3 1 (1.35%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.11%) SAN
2 1 (1.35%) Firewall
2 1 (1.35%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (1.35%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.81%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.11%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.70%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.35%) MySQL
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.35%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.35%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.35%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.35%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 6 (8.11%) Git (software)
2 5 (6.76%) NUnit
2 5 (6.76%) Moq
3 1 (1.35%) FogBugz
3 1 (1.35%) Xcode
3 1 (1.35%) Subversion
3 1 (1.35%) Selenium
3 1 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (16.22%) Finance
2 8 (10.81%) Law
2 8 (10.81%) Back Office
2 8 (10.81%) Marketing
3 6 (8.11%) Electronics
4 5 (6.76%) French Language
4 5 (6.76%) German Language
4 5 (6.76%) Spanish Language
5 4 (5.41%) Retail
5 4 (5.41%) Legal
6 3 (4.05%) Banking
7 2 (2.70%) Manufacturing
7 2 (2.70%) Games
8 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (14.86%) Analyst
2 8 (10.81%) Consultant
3 7 (9.46%) Developer
3 7 (9.46%) Support Analyst
4 6 (8.11%) Software Engineer
4 6 (8.11%) Architect
4 6 (8.11%) Linux Support
4 6 (8.11%) Business Manager
5 5 (6.76%) Performance Manager
5 5 (6.76%) Sales Consultant
5 5 (6.76%) Applications Support
5 5 (6.76%) SAP Consultant
5 5 (6.76%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 4 (5.41%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (5.41%) AWS Engineer
6 4 (5.41%) Account Executive
7 3 (4.05%) Training Manager
7 3 (4.05%) Security Consultant
7 3 (4.05%) SAP CRM Consultant
7 3 (4.05%) CRM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.16%) .NET
2 7 (9.46%) .NET Framework
3 6 (8.11%) ASP.NET
4 5 (6.76%) XML
4 5 (6.76%) VXML
4 5 (6.76%) jQuery
4 5 (6.76%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (6.76%) Ninject
4 5 (6.76%) Backbone.js
4 5 (6.76%) AngularJS
4 5 (6.76%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (5.41%) J2EE
6 2 (2.70%) Web Services
7 1 (1.35%) HTML
7 1 (1.35%) WPF
7 1 (1.35%) Symfony
7 1 (1.35%) Entity Framework
7 1 (1.35%) iOS SDK
7 1 (1.35%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (1.35%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.22%) Computer Science
2 9 (12.16%) Management Information System
2 9 (12.16%) Mathematics
3 8 (10.81%) NHS
4 6 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (6.76%) Client/Server
5 5 (6.76%) Thin Client
5 5 (6.76%) IVR
5 5 (6.76%) Life Science
5 5 (6.76%) Fat Client
6 4 (5.41%) Artificial Intelligence
7 3 (4.05%) E-Learning
8 2 (2.70%) Statistics
8 2 (2.70%) iPhone
8 2 (2.70%) Open Source
8 2 (2.70%) iPad
9 1 (1.35%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.35%) Algorithms
9 1 (1.35%) Social Media
9 1 (1.35%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.16%) Windows
2 7 (9.46%) Linux
3 6 (8.11%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.35%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (25.68%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (20.27%) Project Management
3 13 (17.57%) ITIL
3 13 (17.57%) CRM
4 11 (14.86%) Software Engineering
5 10 (13.51%) PRINCE2
6 8 (10.81%) Scrum
6 8 (10.81%) Coaching
7 6 (8.11%) Mentoring
7 6 (8.11%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (8.11%) Service Management
7 6 (8.11%) Change Management
7 6 (8.11%) MVC
8 5 (6.76%) Service Delivery
8 5 (6.76%) E-Commerce
8 5 (6.76%) Data Modelling
8 5 (6.76%) Data Management
8 5 (6.76%) Business Analysis
8 5 (6.76%) Performance Improvement
8 5 (6.76%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (13.51%) C#
2 9 (12.16%) Java
2 9 (12.16%) SQL
3 6 (8.11%) JavaScript
4 4 (5.41%) PHP
5 2 (2.70%) C
6 1 (1.35%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.35%) Perl
6 1 (1.35%) C++
6 1 (1.35%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.35%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.35%) Python
6 1 (1.35%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.35%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 4 (5.41%) PhD
1 4 (5.41%) CISSP
2 3 (4.05%) HNC
2 3 (4.05%) HND
2 3 (4.05%) CITP
2 3 (4.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.35%) CISM
4 1 (1.35%) ISSAP
4 1 (1.35%) ISSMP
4 1 (1.35%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.35%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.46%) QA
2 3 (4.05%) PCI DSS
2 3 (4.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.70%) GAMP
4 1 (1.35%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.35%) Firmware
1 1 (1.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (6.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 8 (10.81%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.46%) SAP
3 6 (8.11%) Red Hat
4 5 (6.76%) Oracle
5 3 (4.05%) Business Objects
5 3 (4.05%) Splunk
5 3 (4.05%) ArcSight
6 2 (2.70%) Cisco
7 1 (1.35%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.35%) Symantec
7 1 (1.35%) Zend
Liverpool
IBS Consulting
Salary: £0 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Merseyside
Real Staffing
Salary: £37000 - £45000 per annum + competitive flexible benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £46000 per annum + competitive bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southport
Experian
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southport
Experian
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + package
Posted: 4 days ago
Merseyside
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Car+Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
e-Recruiter
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, United Kingdom
NERC
Salary: £28,200 - £31,100
Posted: 12 days ago
Liverpool
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Bonus, Phone, laptop, holidays.
Posted: 19 days ago
Merseyside
Real Staffing
Salary: £42000 - £45000 per annum + competitive flexible benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Crowder Consulting
Salary: Unspecified From £27,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 26 days ago