The table below looks at the statistics for Graceful Degradation skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Graceful Degradation over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graceful Degradation
Rank 861 848 839
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -9
Permanent jobs citing Graceful Degradation 25 24 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.023% 0.033%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.029% 0.028% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 9 17 24
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £28,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+44.64% -28.20%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
87329 85491 87260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.68% 82.25% 80.08%
Number of salaries quoted 71992 68288 74041
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Graceful Degradation
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Graceful Degradation within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Graceful Degradation Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Graceful Degradation
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Graceful Degradation within the UK.

Graceful Degradation Salary Trend in the UK

Graceful Degradation
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graceful Degradation within the UK over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +16 25 £40,500 -5.81% 3
East of England - 16 £40,500 - 1
Hertfordshire - 16 £40,500 - 1
Watford - 14 £40,500 - 1
Bristol - 4 - -
South West - 4 - -
London -22 3 £52,500 -4.54% 2
North West -2 2 £42,500 +57.40%
Chester - 2 £42,500 -
Cheshire - 2 £42,500 -

Graceful Degradation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Graceful Degradation 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 Graceful Degradation.

1 50 (100.00%) CSS
2 40 (80.00%) HTML
2 40 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 40 (80.00%) HTML5
3 39 (78.00%) jQuery
4 37 (74.00%) C#
5 35 (70.00%) CSS3
6 33 (66.00%) .NET
6 33 (66.00%) ASP.NET
7 26 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (52.00%) Progressive Enhancement
7 26 (52.00%) Responsive Web Design
8 23 (46.00%) SQL Server
9 18 (36.00%) Windows
9 18 (36.00%) MVC
10 17 (34.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 16 (32.00%) User Experience
11 16 (32.00%) Business Intelligence
12 14 (28.00%) Degree
12 14 (28.00%) Node.js
13 13 (26.00%) Sass
14 11 (22.00%) Open Source
15 10 (20.00%) Mocha
15 10 (20.00%) Web Application Development
15 10 (20.00%) Karma Test Runner
15 10 (20.00%) Linux
16 9 (18.00%) QlikView
17 8 (16.00%) Java
18 7 (14.00%) MCP
18 7 (14.00%) MCSD

Graceful Degradation
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Graceful Degradation 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 Graceful Degradation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (28.00%) Node.js
2 3 (6.00%) WordPress
3 1 (2.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (14.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.00%) Photoshop
3 3 (6.00%) Fireworks
4 2 (4.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.00%) MailChimp
2 2 (4.00%) Basecamp
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (46.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (18.00%) QlikView
3 7 (14.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (14.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (20.00%) Mocha
1 10 (20.00%) Karma Test Runner
2 7 (14.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (8.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.00%) Subversion
5 1 (2.00%) Maven
5 1 (2.00%) Jasmine
5 1 (2.00%) Grunt
5 1 (2.00%) Gradle
General
1 7 (14.00%) Marketing
2 1 (2.00%) Advertising
2 1 (2.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 42 (84.00%) Developer
2 18 (36.00%) Front-End Developer
3 10 (20.00%) Web Developer
4 9 (18.00%) Systems Developer
5 8 (16.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 8 (16.00%) Senior Developer
6 4 (8.00%) Creative Technologist
6 4 (8.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 4 (8.00%) Software Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Head of Technology
7 3 (6.00%) Head of Development
8 1 (2.00%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.00%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (100.00%) CSS
2 40 (80.00%) HTML
2 40 (80.00%) HTML5
3 39 (78.00%) jQuery
4 35 (70.00%) CSS3
5 33 (66.00%) .NET
5 33 (66.00%) ASP.NET
6 17 (34.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (26.00%) Sass
8 7 (14.00%) WCF
8 7 (14.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 7 (14.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 7 (14.00%) Backbone.js
9 5 (10.00%) HTML5 Canvas
9 5 (10.00%) RESTful
9 5 (10.00%) Ajax
10 4 (8.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 4 (8.00%) Stage3D
10 4 (8.00%) WebGL
10 4 (8.00%) Mustache
Miscellaneous
1 16 (32.00%) User Experience
2 11 (22.00%) Open Source
3 7 (14.00%) Blog
4 4 (8.00%) Computer Science
4 4 (8.00%) Data Structures
4 4 (8.00%) Algorithms
5 3 (6.00%) Management Information System
6 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (4.00%) W3C
7 1 (2.00%) Blackberry
7 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
7 1 (2.00%) Semantic Web
7 1 (2.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 18 (36.00%) Windows
2 10 (20.00%) Linux
3 5 (10.00%) Android
4 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.00%) Windows Phone
4 1 (2.00%) webOS
4 1 (2.00%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
1 26 (52.00%) Progressive Enhancement
1 26 (52.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 18 (36.00%) MVC
3 16 (32.00%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (20.00%) Web Application Development
5 7 (14.00%) Data Management
5 7 (14.00%) Scrum
5 7 (14.00%) Requirements Analysis
6 6 (12.00%) OOP
7 5 (10.00%) Project Management
7 5 (10.00%) Software Engineering
7 5 (10.00%) Content Management
7 5 (10.00%) Web Design
8 3 (6.00%) PRINCE2
8 3 (6.00%) ITIL
8 3 (6.00%) Web Development
8 3 (6.00%) Business Development
8 3 (6.00%) Information Architecture
9 2 (4.00%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 37 (74.00%) C#
3 8 (16.00%) Java
4 5 (10.00%) PHP
5 4 (8.00%) ActionScript 3.0
5 4 (8.00%) Objective-C
5 4 (8.00%) Ruby
5 4 (8.00%) ActionScript
5 4 (8.00%) Perl
6 1 (2.00%) C
6 1 (2.00%) PHP5
6 1 (2.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 14 (28.00%) Degree
2 7 (14.00%) MCP
2 7 (14.00%) MCSD
2 7 (14.00%) MCSE
2 7 (14.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (14.00%) MCTS
2 7 (14.00%) MCITP
2 7 (14.00%) MCPD
3 1 (2.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) WCAG
Vendors
1 7 (14.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.00%) Open Text
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