The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 14 13 20
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Permanent jobs citing Degree 20 36 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 12.50% 18.85% 11.76%
As % of the Qualifications category 48.78% 66.67% 46.81%
Number of salaries quoted 18 32 22
Average salary £34,500 £40,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.75% +26.98%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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 Stockport region.

Qualifications Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
41 54 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 25.63% 28.27% 25.13%
Number of salaries quoted 39 47 44
Average salary £30,000 £34,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -24.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £70,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

Degree
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

Degree Salary Trend in Stockport

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 27 (65.85%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (63.41%) Software Engineering
2 26 (63.41%) Linux
3 25 (60.98%) UNIX
3 25 (60.98%) Relational Database
4 24 (58.54%) Spring
4 24 (58.54%) Maven
4 24 (58.54%) C
4 24 (58.54%) C++
4 24 (58.54%) Java
4 24 (58.54%) SQL Server
4 24 (58.54%) Hibernate
5 23 (56.10%) TDD
5 23 (56.10%) Retail
5 23 (56.10%) Servlets
5 23 (56.10%) SOAP
5 23 (56.10%) XML
5 23 (56.10%) JMS
5 23 (56.10%) WSDL
5 23 (56.10%) ActiveMQ
5 23 (56.10%) JSON
5 23 (56.10%) REST
5 23 (56.10%) RabbitMQ
6 22 (53.66%) RDBMS
7 21 (51.22%) E-Commerce
7 21 (51.22%) Software Architecture
7 21 (51.22%) Enterprise Software
7 21 (51.22%) Java EE
7 21 (51.22%) Logistics
8 9 (21.95%) Agile Software Development

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 1 (2.44%) JBoss
1 1 (2.44%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (14.63%) MS Project
1 6 (14.63%) MS Office
1 6 (14.63%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (60.98%) Relational Database
2 24 (58.54%) SQL Server
3 22 (53.66%) RDBMS
4 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (7.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (7.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (4.88%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.44%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.44%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 24 (58.54%) Maven
2 1 (2.44%) Selenium
2 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.44%) Gerrit
2 1 (2.44%) Gradle
2 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.44%) JUnit
2 1 (2.44%) Eclipse
General
1 23 (56.10%) Retail
2 6 (14.63%) Finance
3 4 (9.76%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (7.32%) Marketing
5 2 (4.88%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.44%) Advertising
6 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.44%) Law
6 1 (2.44%) Legal
Job Titles
1 26 (63.41%) Software Engineer
2 6 (14.63%) Project Manager
2 6 (14.63%) IT Project Manager
3 5 (12.20%) Analyst
4 3 (7.32%) MI Analyst
5 2 (4.88%) Developer
6 1 (2.44%) Tester
6 1 (2.44%) Junior
6 1 (2.44%) Test Analyst
6 1 (2.44%) Support Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (2.44%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (2.44%) Software Test Analyst
6 1 (2.44%) Marketing Assistant
6 1 (2.44%) Junior Developer
6 1 (2.44%) Oracle Analyst
6 1 (2.44%) C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (58.54%) Hibernate
1 24 (58.54%) Spring
2 23 (56.10%) RabbitMQ
2 23 (56.10%) JSON
2 23 (56.10%) ActiveMQ
2 23 (56.10%) XML
2 23 (56.10%) JMS
2 23 (56.10%) WSDL
2 23 (56.10%) Servlets
2 23 (56.10%) SOAP
2 23 (56.10%) REST
3 21 (51.22%) Java EE
4 2 (4.88%) HTML
4 2 (4.88%) CSS
5 1 (2.44%) JSP
5 1 (2.44%) Web Services
5 1 (2.44%) Ninject
5 1 (2.44%) WCF
5 1 (2.44%) LINQ
5 1 (2.44%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 27 (65.85%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (51.22%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (7.32%) Mathematics
4 2 (4.88%) Biotechnology
5 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.44%) Social Network
5 1 (2.44%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 26 (63.41%) Linux
2 25 (60.98%) UNIX
3 1 (2.44%) Windows
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.44%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (63.41%) Software Engineering
2 23 (56.10%) TDD
3 21 (51.22%) Logistics
3 21 (51.22%) E-Commerce
3 21 (51.22%) Software Architecture
4 9 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (19.51%) Scrum
6 7 (17.07%) OOD
7 6 (14.63%) ITIL
7 6 (14.63%) PRINCE2
7 6 (14.63%) Project Management
7 6 (14.63%) Change Management
7 6 (14.63%) Software Delivery
7 6 (14.63%) SDLC
7 6 (14.63%) Requirements Analysis
7 6 (14.63%) Matrix Management
8 3 (7.32%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (7.32%) Mentoring
8 3 (7.32%) Configuration Management
8 3 (7.32%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 24 (58.54%) C
1 24 (58.54%) C++
1 24 (58.54%) Java
2 4 (9.76%) SQL
3 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.44%) Ruby
3 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.44%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) ISEB
1 2 (4.88%) ISTQB
1 2 (4.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Nagios
1 1 (2.44%) ZABBIX
1 1 (2.44%) Puppet
1 1 (2.44%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle
2 1 (2.44%) Sybase
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.44%) Red Hat
2 1 (2.44%) VMware
2 1 (2.44%) Wonderware
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