The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT jobs advertised for the Rochdale region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 11 12 18
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Permanent jobs citing Degree 3 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 9.38% 5.41% 1.79%
As % of the Qualifications category 27.27% 13.33% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 1
Average salary £65,000 £29,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+124.13% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Degree
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Rochdale region.

Qualifications Category
Rochdale
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
11 15 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 34.38% 40.54% 8.93%
Number of salaries quoted 11 15 5
Average salary £47,000 £37,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.33% +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £30,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £29,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Degree across the Rochdale region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

Degree
Salary Trend in Rochdale

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Degree across the Rochdale region.

Degree Salary Trend in Rochdale

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Rochdale 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 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 9 (75.00%) Java
2 9 (75.00%) Oracle
2 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (75.00%) Servlets
2 9 (75.00%) SOAP
2 9 (75.00%) XML
2 9 (75.00%) UNIX
2 9 (75.00%) Linux
2 9 (75.00%) Apache
2 9 (75.00%) Eclipse
2 9 (75.00%) WSDL
2 9 (75.00%) OLTP
2 9 (75.00%) RDBMS
2 9 (75.00%) Games
2 9 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (75.00%) Java EE
2 9 (75.00%) JSON
2 9 (75.00%) Mathematics
2 9 (75.00%) Physics
2 9 (75.00%) Online Games
2 9 (75.00%) Game Development
2 9 (75.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (25.00%) Project Management
3 3 (25.00%) Change Management
3 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (25.00%) Finance
3 3 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 3 (25.00%) Asset Management

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Rochdale by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Rochdale 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 9 (75.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (75.00%) OLTP
1 9 (75.00%) RDBMS
1 9 (75.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (75.00%) Eclipse
General
1 9 (75.00%) Games
2 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Software Engineer
1 9 (75.00%) Integration Engineer
1 9 (75.00%) Software Integration Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) Servlets
1 9 (75.00%) SOAP
1 9 (75.00%) XML
1 9 (75.00%) WSDL
1 9 (75.00%) Java EE
1 9 (75.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 12 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 9 (75.00%) Online Games
2 9 (75.00%) Mathematics
2 9 (75.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) UNIX
1 9 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (75.00%) Game Development
3 3 (25.00%) Strategic Planning
3 3 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 3 (25.00%) Network Design
3 3 (25.00%) Project Management
3 3 (25.00%) Change Management
3 3 (25.00%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) Java
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Oracle