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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 6 2 8
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Permanent jobs citing Degree 8 24 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 25.81% 32.43% 17.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 88.89% 100.00% 73.68%
Number of salaries quoted 8 17 13
Average salary £20,000 £38,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.36% +10.14%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
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 24 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 29.03% 32.43% 23.46%
Number of salaries quoted 9 17 17
Average salary £21,500 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.42% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £30,800 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £58,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 10 February 2016.

Degree Salary Histogram in Salford

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 10 (52.63%) Windows
2 9 (47.37%) VMware
2 9 (47.37%) Computer Science
3 8 (42.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
3 8 (42.11%) SharePoint
3 8 (42.11%) LAN
3 8 (42.11%) VPN
4 7 (36.84%) DNS
4 7 (36.84%) WAN
4 7 (36.84%) DHCP
4 7 (36.84%) FTP
4 7 (36.84%) Client/Server
4 7 (36.84%) MS Exchange
4 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
4 7 (36.84%) SYSPRO
4 7 (36.84%) SharePoint 2013
5 6 (31.58%) JIRA
5 6 (31.58%) High Availability
5 6 (31.58%) QA
5 6 (31.58%) Java
5 6 (31.58%) HND
5 6 (31.58%) .NET
6 5 (26.32%) C#
6 5 (26.32%) SQL
6 5 (26.32%) Workflow
6 5 (26.32%) Regression Testing
6 5 (26.32%) HP
6 5 (26.32%) Selenium
6 5 (26.32%) User Acceptance Testing

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 8 (42.11%) SharePoint
2 7 (36.84%) MS Exchange
2 7 (36.84%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (5.26%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (42.11%) LAN
1 8 (42.11%) VPN
2 7 (36.84%) DHCP
2 7 (36.84%) DNS
2 7 (36.84%) FTP
2 7 (36.84%) WAN
3 1 (5.26%) BGP
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (5.26%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (5.26%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (5.26%) Firewall
3 1 (5.26%) IPsec
3 1 (5.26%) MPLS
3 1 (5.26%) Multicast
3 1 (5.26%) OSPF
3 1 (5.26%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (5.26%) tcpdump
3 1 (5.26%) Wireless
3 1 (5.26%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) JIRA
2 5 (26.32%) Selenium
3 1 (5.26%) Appium
3 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.26%) NUnit
3 1 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Legal
2 1 (5.26%) Marketing
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) IT Support
1 7 (36.84%) IT Support Technician
1 7 (36.84%) IT Technician
1 7 (36.84%) Support Technician
2 5 (26.32%) QA Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Automation Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) QA Automation Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Lead Network Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Marketing Executive
4 1 (5.26%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Mobile Software Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Network Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Operations Team Leader
4 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Security Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) .NET
2 4 (21.05%) XML
3 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (5.26%) HTML
3 1 (5.26%) NHibernate
3 1 (5.26%) WCF
3 1 (5.26%) Web Services
3 1 (5.26%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) Computer Science
2 7 (36.84%) Client/Server
3 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
3 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
4 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.26%) BBC
4 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.26%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (5.26%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Linux
3 1 (5.26%) Android
3 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
3 1 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) High Availability
2 5 (26.32%) Automated Testing
2 5 (26.32%) Defect Management
2 5 (26.32%) Functional Testing
2 5 (26.32%) QA Automation
2 5 (26.32%) Regression Testing
2 5 (26.32%) Test Scripting
2 5 (26.32%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (26.32%) Workflow
3 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
4 3 (15.79%) Project Management
4 3 (15.79%) Scrum
4 3 (15.79%) TDD
5 2 (10.53%) OOP
5 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
5 2 (10.53%) SDLC
6 1 (5.26%) OO
6 1 (5.26%) Product Management
6 1 (5.26%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) Java
2 5 (26.32%) C#
2 5 (26.32%) SQL
3 4 (21.05%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) HND
2 1 (5.26%) CCNA
2 1 (5.26%) CCNP
2 1 (5.26%) CCSA
2 1 (5.26%) Check Point Certification
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.26%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (31.58%) QA
System Software
1 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
1 8 (42.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) VMware
2 7 (36.84%) SYSPRO
3 5 (26.32%) HP
4 4 (21.05%) Telerik
5 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
6 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
6 1 (5.26%) Cisco
6 1 (5.26%) F5
6 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds
6 1 (5.26%) Splunk