The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT jobs advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 14 19 14
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Permanent jobs citing Degree 9 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 14.29% 5.33% 11.67%
As % of the Qualifications category 100.00% 36.36% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 6
Average salary £35,250 £49,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.06% +78.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,550 £45,750 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,900 £28,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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 Salford region.

Qualifications Category
Salford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
9 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 14.29% 14.67% 11.67%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 6
Average salary £41,500 £47,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.63% +75.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £34,300 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £28,000 £48,700
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

Degree
Salary Trend in Salford

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

Degree Salary Trend in Salford

Degree
Salary Histogram in Salford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Degree across the Salford region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Degree Salary Histogram in Salford

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Salford 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 17 (56.67%) JIRA
1 17 (56.67%) Computer Science
2 15 (50.00%) SQL
2 15 (50.00%) .NET
2 15 (50.00%) XML
3 12 (40.00%) Java
3 12 (40.00%) QA
4 11 (36.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 11 (36.67%) Test Scripting
4 11 (36.67%) Selenium
4 11 (36.67%) Automated Testing
4 11 (36.67%) Regression Testing
4 11 (36.67%) Workflow
4 11 (36.67%) Finance
4 11 (36.67%) Telerik
4 11 (36.67%) C#
4 11 (36.67%) PL/SQL
4 11 (36.67%) HND
4 11 (36.67%) WatiN
5 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (20.00%) Mentoring
6 6 (20.00%) Coaching
6 6 (20.00%) Kanban
6 6 (20.00%) BDD
6 6 (20.00%) Agile Project Management
6 6 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 6 (20.00%) TDD
6 6 (20.00%) Scrum
6 6 (20.00%) PRINCE2
6 6 (20.00%) PRINCE

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Salford 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 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
1 4 (13.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (10.00%) WordPress
3 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS Office
1 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (10.00%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
1 4 (13.33%) Crystal Reports
1 4 (13.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 17 (56.67%) JIRA
2 11 (36.67%) Selenium
2 11 (36.67%) WatiN
3 1 (3.33%) Hudson
3 1 (3.33%) Gradle
3 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.33%) Ant
3 1 (3.33%) Maven
General
1 11 (36.67%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Manufacturing
3 3 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (36.67%) Tester
2 7 (23.33%) QA Tester
2 7 (23.33%) Automated Tester
3 5 (16.67%) Portfolio Manager
3 5 (16.67%) Programme Manager
4 4 (13.33%) Support Technician
4 4 (13.33%) Selenium Tester
5 3 (10.00%) Designer
5 3 (10.00%) UI Designer
5 3 (10.00%) Marketing Executive
6 2 (6.67%) Web Designer
7 1 (3.33%) Project Manager
7 1 (3.33%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) ScrumMaster
7 1 (3.33%) Java Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (50.00%) XML
1 15 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (13.33%) XSL
2 4 (13.33%) .NET Framework
3 3 (10.00%) jQuery
3 3 (10.00%) HTML5
3 3 (10.00%) CSS3
3 3 (10.00%) Sass
3 3 (10.00%) LESS
3 3 (10.00%) CSS
3 3 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (10.00%) HTML
4 2 (6.67%) Zurb Foundation
4 2 (6.67%) Ember.js
4 2 (6.67%) AngularJS
4 2 (6.67%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 17 (56.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (10.00%) Copywriting
3 3 (10.00%) Social Media
3 3 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Windows
2 3 (10.00%) Linux
3 2 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Regression Testing
1 11 (36.67%) Workflow
1 11 (36.67%) Automated Testing
1 11 (36.67%) User Acceptance Testing
1 11 (36.67%) Test Scripting
2 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (20.00%) TDD
3 6 (20.00%) PRINCE
3 6 (20.00%) Project Management
3 6 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (20.00%) Scrum
3 6 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 6 (20.00%) Kanban
3 6 (20.00%) BDD
3 6 (20.00%) Agile Project Management
3 6 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 6 (20.00%) Coaching
4 5 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (13.33%) ERP
5 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 15 (50.00%) SQL
2 12 (40.00%) Java
3 11 (36.67%) C#
3 11 (36.67%) PL/SQL
4 4 (13.33%) T-SQL
4 4 (13.33%) VBScript
4 4 (13.33%) VB
4 4 (13.33%) VB.NET
4 4 (13.33%) VBA
5 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (36.67%) HND
2 5 (16.67%) PMP
2 5 (16.67%) PMI Certification
3 2 (6.67%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (40.00%) QA
2 2 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Puppet
1 1 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (36.67%) Telerik
2 4 (13.33%) SYSPRO
2 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.67%) VMware
3 2 (6.67%) Splunk
3 2 (6.67%) Twitter
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Corporate benefiits
Posted: 1 hour ago
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Salary: Salary circa £30,000
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