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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 12 20 8
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -12
Permanent jobs citing Degree 8 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 12.70% 4.94% 16.67%
As % of the Qualifications category 88.89% 36.36% 87.50%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 6
Average salary £40,000 £47,750 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.23% +73.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £43,250 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,600 £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 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 14.29% 13.58% 19.05%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 7
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,000 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £37,500 £48,100
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 May 2015.

Degree Salary Histogram in Salford

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 (62.96%) Computer Science
2 16 (59.26%) JIRA
3 13 (48.15%) SQL
3 13 (48.15%) .NET
4 12 (44.44%) C#
4 12 (44.44%) Java
4 12 (44.44%) XML
4 12 (44.44%) QA
5 11 (40.74%) Selenium
5 11 (40.74%) User Acceptance Testing
5 11 (40.74%) Test Scripting
5 11 (40.74%) WatiN
5 11 (40.74%) HND
5 11 (40.74%) PL/SQL
5 11 (40.74%) Regression Testing
5 11 (40.74%) Workflow
5 11 (40.74%) Finance
5 11 (40.74%) Telerik
5 11 (40.74%) Automated Testing
6 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (22.22%) TDD
7 6 (22.22%) Software Engineering
7 6 (22.22%) Scrum
7 6 (22.22%) BDD
8 5 (18.52%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (18.52%) Kanban
8 5 (18.52%) Agile Project Management
8 5 (18.52%) Mentoring
8 5 (18.52%) Coaching
8 5 (18.52%) PMP

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 3 (11.11%) WordPress
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Photoshop
1 3 (11.11%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (3.70%) MS Office
2 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) Big Data
2 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 16 (59.26%) JIRA
2 11 (40.74%) Selenium
2 11 (40.74%) WatiN
3 1 (3.70%) Hudson
3 1 (3.70%) Gradle
3 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.70%) Ant
3 1 (3.70%) NUnit
3 1 (3.70%) Maven
General
1 11 (40.74%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Marketing
3 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Tester
2 10 (37.04%) QA Tester
2 10 (37.04%) Automated Tester
3 5 (18.52%) Programme Manager
3 5 (18.52%) Portfolio Manager
4 3 (11.11%) UI Designer
4 3 (11.11%) Marketing Executive
4 3 (11.11%) Designer
5 2 (7.41%) Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Web Designer
6 1 (3.70%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Selenium Tester
6 1 (3.70%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Support Technician
6 1 (3.70%) Java Developer
6 1 (3.70%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (48.15%) .NET
2 12 (44.44%) XML
3 3 (11.11%) CSS
3 3 (11.11%) jQuery
3 3 (11.11%) HTML5
3 3 (11.11%) CSS3
3 3 (11.11%) Sass
3 3 (11.11%) LESS
3 3 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (11.11%) HTML
4 2 (7.41%) Zurb Foundation
4 2 (7.41%) Ember.js
4 2 (7.41%) AngularJS
4 2 (7.41%) Backbone.js
5 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (3.70%) Web Services
5 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.70%) XSL
5 1 (3.70%) NHibernate
5 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 17 (62.96%) Computer Science
2 3 (11.11%) Copywriting
2 3 (11.11%) Social Media
2 3 (11.11%) User Experience
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Linux
2 2 (7.41%) UNIX
3 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) Regression Testing
1 11 (40.74%) Workflow
1 11 (40.74%) Automated Testing
1 11 (40.74%) User Acceptance Testing
1 11 (40.74%) Test Scripting
2 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (22.22%) TDD
3 6 (22.22%) Scrum
3 6 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 6 (22.22%) BDD
4 5 (18.52%) Kanban
4 5 (18.52%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (18.52%) Agile Project Management
4 5 (18.52%) Mentoring
4 5 (18.52%) Coaching
4 5 (18.52%) PRINCE
4 5 (18.52%) Project Management
4 5 (18.52%) PRINCE2
5 3 (11.11%) Direct Marketing
5 3 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 13 (48.15%) SQL
2 12 (44.44%) C#
2 12 (44.44%) Java
3 11 (40.74%) PL/SQL
4 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.70%) VBScript
5 1 (3.70%) VB
5 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.70%) VBA
5 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (40.74%) HND
2 5 (18.52%) PMP
2 5 (18.52%) PMI Certification
3 2 (7.41%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (44.44%) QA
2 2 (7.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Puppet
1 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Telerik
2 2 (7.41%) VMware
2 2 (7.41%) Splunk
2 2 (7.41%) Twitter
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.70%) SYSPRO