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

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 5 7 16
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +9
Permanent jobs citing Degree 21 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 32.81% 16.25% 10.71%
As % of the Qualifications category 95.45% 65.00% 46.15%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 1
Average salary £38,000 £34,500 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.14% +81.57%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
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
22 20 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 34.38% 25.00% 23.21%
Number of salaries quoted 14 18 2
Average salary £38,000 £34,500 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.14% +81.57%
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 26 January 2015.

Degree Salary Histogram in Salford

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 25 (59.52%) SQL
2 23 (54.76%) .NET
2 23 (54.76%) XML
3 21 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 18 (42.86%) JIRA
5 17 (40.48%) Java
6 15 (35.71%) Windows
7 14 (33.33%) PL/SQL
7 14 (33.33%) C#
7 14 (33.33%) HND
7 14 (33.33%) Regression Testing
7 14 (33.33%) Workflow
7 14 (33.33%) Finance
7 14 (33.33%) Selenium
7 14 (33.33%) QA
7 14 (33.33%) Telerik
7 14 (33.33%) Automated Testing
7 14 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 14 (33.33%) Test Scripting
7 14 (33.33%) WatiN
8 13 (30.95%) Relational Database
8 13 (30.95%) MS Excel
8 13 (30.95%) SQL Server
8 13 (30.95%) ERP
9 11 (26.19%) SharePoint
9 11 (26.19%) Manufacturing
10 10 (23.81%) SYSPRO
11 9 (21.43%) .NET Framework
11 9 (21.43%) Project Management
11 9 (21.43%) Microsoft

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 11 (26.19%) SharePoint
2 8 (19.05%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (7.14%) IIS
4 1 (2.38%) Apache
4 1 (2.38%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.38%) nginx
Applications
1 13 (30.95%) MS Excel
2 8 (19.05%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) SAN
1 3 (7.14%) NAS
2 1 (2.38%) MPLS
2 1 (2.38%) VPLS
2 1 (2.38%) Broadband
2 1 (2.38%) LAN
2 1 (2.38%) VoIP
2 1 (2.38%) WAN
2 1 (2.38%) DHCP
2 1 (2.38%) Ethernet
2 1 (2.38%) HTTP
2 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.38%) VPN
2 1 (2.38%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (30.95%) SQL Server
1 13 (30.95%) Relational Database
2 8 (19.05%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.38%) Hazelcast
3 1 (2.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (42.86%) JIRA
2 14 (33.33%) Selenium
2 14 (33.33%) WatiN
3 1 (2.38%) Maven
General
1 14 (33.33%) Finance
2 11 (26.19%) Manufacturing
3 3 (7.14%) Marketing
4 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (33.33%) Tester
2 8 (19.05%) Support Technician
2 8 (19.05%) Selenium Tester
3 6 (14.29%) Automated Tester
3 6 (14.29%) QA Tester
4 5 (11.90%) IT Support Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) Support Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) IT Support
5 3 (7.14%) Marketing Executive
5 3 (7.14%) Programme Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Network Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Portfolio Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.38%) Administrator
7 1 (2.38%) Java Developer
7 1 (2.38%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Technical Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (54.76%) .NET
1 23 (54.76%) XML
2 9 (21.43%) .NET Framework
3 8 (19.05%) XSL
4 2 (4.76%) HTML
4 2 (4.76%) Spring
5 1 (2.38%) XSLT
5 1 (2.38%) J2SE
5 1 (2.38%) JMS
5 1 (2.38%) XML Schema
5 1 (2.38%) Hibernate
5 1 (2.38%) CSS
5 1 (2.38%) Servlets
5 1 (2.38%) SOAP
5 1 (2.38%) Java EE
5 1 (2.38%) JSON
5 1 (2.38%) Spring MVC
5 1 (2.38%) Grails
5 1 (2.38%) HTML5
5 1 (2.38%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 21 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (11.90%) Management Information System
4 3 (7.14%) Copywriting
4 3 (7.14%) Social Media
5 1 (2.38%) User Experience
5 1 (2.38%) BBC
5 1 (2.38%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 15 (35.71%) Windows
2 3 (7.14%) Linux
3 1 (2.38%) Android
3 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.38%) Mac OS
3 1 (2.38%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (33.33%) Regression Testing
1 14 (33.33%) Workflow
1 14 (33.33%) Automated Testing
1 14 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
1 14 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 13 (30.95%) ERP
3 9 (21.43%) Project Management
4 8 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 7 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 5 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (11.90%) TDD
6 5 (11.90%) BDD
7 4 (9.52%) Scrum
7 4 (9.52%) Kanban
7 4 (9.52%) Agile Project Management
7 4 (9.52%) Coaching
7 4 (9.52%) PRINCE2
7 4 (9.52%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 25 (59.52%) SQL
2 17 (40.48%) Java
3 14 (33.33%) C#
3 14 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 8 (19.05%) T-SQL
4 8 (19.05%) VBScript
4 8 (19.05%) VB
4 8 (19.05%) VB.NET
4 8 (19.05%) VBA
5 2 (4.76%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.38%) XPath
Qualifications
1 14 (33.33%) HND
2 3 (7.14%) MCSE
2 3 (7.14%) CCNA
2 3 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (7.14%) PMP
2 3 (7.14%) PMI Certification
2 3 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (7.14%) MCITP
2 3 (7.14%) VCAP
2 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Nagios
1 1 (2.38%) Cacti
Vendors
1 14 (33.33%) Telerik
2 10 (23.81%) SYSPRO
3 9 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 4 (9.52%) Cisco
5 3 (7.14%) Citrix
5 3 (7.14%) VMware
6 1 (2.38%) Juniper
6 1 (2.38%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.38%) Oracle
6 1 (2.38%) Fortinet
6 1 (2.38%) SolarWinds