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

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 20 14 11
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Permanent jobs citing Degree 25 29 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 11.85% 14.87% 17.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 45.45% 50.88% 68.09%
Number of salaries quoted 21 12 32
Average salary £32,000 £41,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.42% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £51,350 £32,500
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 Stockport region.

Qualifications Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
55 57 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 26.07% 29.23% 25.54%
Number of salaries quoted 50 33 47
Average salary £34,500 £47,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.36% +46.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £55,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Stockport

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Degree across the Stockport region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

Degree Salary Histogram in Stockport

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 22 (51.16%) Software Engineering
2 20 (46.51%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (39.53%) Java
4 16 (37.21%) Linux
5 15 (34.88%) Hibernate
5 15 (34.88%) OOD
5 15 (34.88%) C++
5 15 (34.88%) Relational Database
5 15 (34.88%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (32.56%) C
6 14 (32.56%) SQL Server
6 14 (32.56%) UNIX
6 14 (32.56%) Spring
6 14 (32.56%) Maven
7 13 (30.23%) TDD
7 13 (30.23%) Retail
7 13 (30.23%) ActiveMQ
7 13 (30.23%) JSON
7 13 (30.23%) JMS
7 13 (30.23%) Servlets
7 13 (30.23%) SOAP
7 13 (30.23%) XML
7 13 (30.23%) WSDL
7 13 (30.23%) REST
7 13 (30.23%) RabbitMQ
8 12 (27.91%) Scrum
9 10 (23.26%) Java EE
9 10 (23.26%) Computer Science
9 10 (23.26%) Logistics
9 10 (23.26%) E-Commerce

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 (2.33%) JBoss
1 1 (2.33%) Apache
1 1 (2.33%) Tomcat
1 1 (2.33%) SAS
1 1 (2.33%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 6 (13.95%) MS Excel
1 6 (13.95%) MS Project
1 6 (13.95%) MS Office
2 1 (2.33%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (4.65%) Network Security
1 2 (4.65%) Firewall
1 2 (4.65%) Wireless
1 2 (4.65%) VLAN
1 2 (4.65%) DNS
1 2 (4.65%) LAN
1 2 (4.65%) WAN
1 2 (4.65%) VPN
2 1 (2.33%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (34.88%) Relational Database
2 14 (32.56%) SQL Server
3 10 (23.26%) RDBMS
4 3 (6.98%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.33%) MySQL
6 1 (2.33%) Data Mining
6 1 (2.33%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 14 (32.56%) Maven
2 3 (6.98%) NUnit
2 3 (6.98%) Moq
3 2 (4.65%) Gerrit
3 2 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.65%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.65%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.65%) Selenium
3 2 (4.65%) Eclipse
3 2 (4.65%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.33%) JUnit
4 1 (2.33%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (2.33%) LabVIEW
4 1 (2.33%) Gradle
4 1 (2.33%) WiX
4 1 (2.33%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.33%) FxCop
4 1 (2.33%) StyleCop
General
1 13 (30.23%) Retail
2 5 (11.63%) Finance
3 3 (6.98%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (6.98%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.65%) Electronics
5 1 (2.33%) Marketing
5 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (37.21%) Software Engineer
2 6 (13.95%) IT Project Manager
2 6 (13.95%) Developer
2 6 (13.95%) Project Manager
3 5 (11.63%) Graduate
3 5 (11.63%) C# Developer
4 2 (4.65%) C# Software Developer
4 2 (4.65%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (4.65%) .NET Software Developer
4 2 (4.65%) Analyst
4 2 (4.65%) Support Engineer
4 2 (4.65%) .NET Developer
4 2 (4.65%) Software Developer
5 1 (2.33%) Business Analyst
5 1 (2.33%) Tester
5 1 (2.33%) Marketing Analyst
5 1 (2.33%) Software Manager
5 1 (2.33%) Test Engineer
5 1 (2.33%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (2.33%) Hardware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (34.88%) Hibernate
2 14 (32.56%) Spring
3 13 (30.23%) ActiveMQ
3 13 (30.23%) JSON
3 13 (30.23%) JMS
3 13 (30.23%) Servlets
3 13 (30.23%) SOAP
3 13 (30.23%) XML
3 13 (30.23%) WSDL
3 13 (30.23%) REST
3 13 (30.23%) RabbitMQ
4 10 (23.26%) Java EE
5 7 (16.28%) WCF
5 7 (16.28%) LINQ
6 6 (13.95%) Web Services
7 5 (11.63%) EDI
7 5 (11.63%) Ninject
8 4 (9.30%) CSS
8 4 (9.30%) .NET
8 4 (9.30%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (34.88%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (23.26%) Computer Science
2 10 (23.26%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (11.63%) Algorithms
4 2 (4.65%) Mathematics
4 2 (4.65%) Physics
5 1 (2.33%) PMI
5 1 (2.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 16 (37.21%) Linux
2 14 (32.56%) UNIX
3 6 (13.95%) Windows
4 1 (2.33%) CentOS
4 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (51.16%) Software Engineering
2 20 (46.51%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (34.88%) OOD
4 13 (30.23%) TDD
5 12 (27.91%) Scrum
6 10 (23.26%) Logistics
6 10 (23.26%) E-Commerce
6 10 (23.26%) Software Architecture
7 7 (16.28%) Configuration Management
7 7 (16.28%) PRINCE2
7 7 (16.28%) Change Control
8 6 (13.95%) Project Management
8 6 (13.95%) OO
9 5 (11.63%) ITIL
9 5 (11.63%) Change Management
9 5 (11.63%) Matrix Management
9 5 (11.63%) Requirements Analysis
9 5 (11.63%) Dependency Injection
9 5 (11.63%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (9.30%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 17 (39.53%) Java
2 15 (34.88%) C++
3 14 (32.56%) C
4 9 (20.93%) C#
5 3 (6.98%) SQL
5 3 (6.98%) Ruby
6 2 (4.65%) Shell Script
6 2 (4.65%) Python
6 2 (4.65%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.65%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.33%) R
7 1 (2.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (4.65%) HND
2 1 (2.33%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (4.65%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.33%) Firmware
2 1 (2.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) Nagios
1 1 (2.33%) Hyperic
1 1 (2.33%) ZABBIX
1 1 (2.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (11.63%) Wonderware
2 3 (6.98%) VMware
3 2 (4.65%) ProCurve
3 2 (4.65%) Cisco
3 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.65%) HP
3 2 (4.65%) Oracle
4 1 (2.33%) Sybase
4 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.33%) Facebook
4 1 (2.33%) Twitter
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