The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT jobs advertised for the St Helens region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 2 6 10
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Permanent jobs citing Degree 2 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Helens 22.22% 16.67% 16.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 100.00% 60.00% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 5
Average salary £34,000 £45,250 £100,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.86% -54.75%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Degree
Merseyside

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

Qualifications Category
St Helens
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Helens 22.22% 27.78% 19.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 6
Average salary £34,000 £38,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.68% -38.40%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in St Helens

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in St Helens

Degree
Salary Trend in St Helens

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

Degree Salary Trend in St Helens

Degree
Top 8 Related IT Skills in St Helens

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the St Helens 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 2 (100.00%) EMC
1 2 (100.00%) Firmware
1 2 (100.00%) CAE
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
1 2 (100.00%) VHDL
1 2 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (100.00%) Xilinx
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Systems

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in St Helens by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the St Helens 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.

General
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Design Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Hardware Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) VHDL
1 2 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) CAE
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) EMC
1 2 (100.00%) Xilinx
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