The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT jobs advertised for the Stafford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 3 5 1
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Permanent jobs citing Degree 18 15 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 30.51% 21.43% 41.54%
As % of the Qualifications category 72.00% 71.43% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 14 5
Average salary £30,000 £20,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.34% -44.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £17,000 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Degree
Staffordshire

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

Qualifications Category
Stafford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
25 21 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 42.37% 30.00% 55.38%
Number of salaries quoted 16 20 14
Average salary £33,250 £25,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £17,350 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Stafford

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Stafford

Degree
Salary Trend in Stafford

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

Degree Salary Trend in Stafford

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stafford

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Stafford 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 18 (47.37%) SQL Server
2 16 (42.11%) SQL
3 15 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (31.58%) Mathematics
4 12 (31.58%) Apache Cassandra
4 12 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (31.58%) PostgreSQL
5 11 (28.95%) JavaScript
5 11 (28.95%) UNIX
6 9 (23.68%) .NET
7 8 (21.05%) Pharmaceutical
7 8 (21.05%) MVC
7 8 (21.05%) C#
7 8 (21.05%) ASP.NET
7 8 (21.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (21.05%) Software Engineering
8 7 (18.42%) OO
9 6 (15.79%) Windows
9 6 (15.79%) COBOL
9 6 (15.79%) ISEB
9 6 (15.79%) Business Analysis
9 6 (15.79%) Computer Science
10 5 (13.16%) Adobe Illustrator
10 5 (13.16%) Photoshop
10 5 (13.16%) Adobe
11 4 (10.53%) Active Directory
11 4 (10.53%) DHCP
11 4 (10.53%) DNS
11 4 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (10.53%) Linux

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Stafford by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Stafford 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 (10.53%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Photoshop
1 5 (13.16%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
3 2 (5.26%) InDesign
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) LDAP
1 4 (10.53%) DHCP
1 4 (10.53%) DNS
2 2 (5.26%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (47.37%) SQL Server
2 12 (31.58%) Apache Cassandra
2 12 (31.58%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (21.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (10.53%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (10.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (10.53%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.63%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (7.89%) Phing
2 3 (7.89%) Ant
2 3 (7.89%) Subversion
General
1 8 (21.05%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (5.26%) Electronics
2 2 (5.26%) Advertising
2 2 (5.26%) Marketing
3 1 (2.63%) Finance
3 1 (2.63%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (44.74%) Developer
2 16 (42.11%) Analyst
3 9 (23.68%) Tester
4 8 (21.05%) Programmer
4 8 (21.05%) Software Engineer
4 8 (21.05%) .NET Developer
4 8 (21.05%) .NET Software Engineer
4 8 (21.05%) .NET Programmer
4 8 (21.05%) Agile .NET Developer
5 7 (18.42%) Software Tester
6 6 (15.79%) Software Developer
6 6 (15.79%) Software Analyst
6 6 (15.79%) Analyst Developer
7 5 (13.16%) Test Analyst
8 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (10.53%) Technical Support
8 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (10.53%) QA Analyst
8 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET Programmer
9 3 (7.89%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (23.68%) .NET
2 8 (21.05%) ASP.NET
3 3 (7.89%) CSS
3 3 (7.89%) DOM
3 3 (7.89%) jQuery
3 3 (7.89%) REST
3 3 (7.89%) Backbone.js
3 3 (7.89%) Sass
3 3 (7.89%) LESS
3 3 (7.89%) AngularJS
3 3 (7.89%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (31.58%) Mathematics
1 12 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (15.79%) Computer Science
3 4 (10.53%) Open Source
3 4 (10.53%) Replication
4 2 (5.26%) Social Media
4 2 (5.26%) Smart Meter
5 1 (2.63%) Economics
5 1 (2.63%) Statistics
5 1 (2.63%) SCADA
5 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (28.95%) UNIX
2 6 (15.79%) Windows
3 4 (10.53%) Linux
3 4 (10.53%) Debian
3 4 (10.53%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (21.05%) Software Engineering
2 8 (21.05%) MVC
3 7 (18.42%) OO
4 6 (15.79%) Business Analysis
5 4 (10.53%) OOP
5 4 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (10.53%) Software Deployment
6 3 (7.89%) SOA
6 3 (7.89%) TDD
7 2 (5.26%) Software Testing
7 2 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (5.26%) Product Management
7 2 (5.26%) Project Management
7 2 (5.26%) Workflow
7 2 (5.26%) Scrum
8 1 (2.63%) ERP
8 1 (2.63%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (42.11%) SQL
2 11 (28.95%) JavaScript
3 8 (21.05%) C#
4 6 (15.79%) COBOL
5 4 (10.53%) PowerShell
6 3 (7.89%) PHP
6 3 (7.89%) C
6 3 (7.89%) C++
7 2 (5.26%) VB
7 2 (5.26%) Embedded C
7 2 (5.26%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) ISEB
2 4 (10.53%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) QA
System Software
1 4 (10.53%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.26%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (13.16%) Adobe
2 4 (10.53%) Talend
3 1 (2.63%) Tableau
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle
3 1 (2.63%) Cognos
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