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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graceful Degradation
Rank 845 885 827
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -58
Permanent jobs citing Graceful Degradation 27 39 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.033% 0.049%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.029% 0.040% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 20 30 51
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £26,250 £30,250
% change year-on-year
+54.28% -13.22%

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
91650 97108 87435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.32% 82.02% 80.14%
Number of salaries quoted 74194 78433 71898
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Graceful Degradation over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 within the UK.

Graceful Degradation Salary Histogram in the UK

Graceful Degradation
Top 26 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 6 May 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 +8 24 £40,000 -5.88% 9
London +3 11 £40,000 -8.57% 6
South East +13 6 £23,000 -12.38% 1
Hampshire 0 4 £23,000 -16.36%
Portsmouth - 4 £23,000 -
City of London +24 3 £40,000 +6.66%
Bedfordshire - 3 £65,000 -
Luton - 3 £65,000 -
East of England - 3 £65,000 -
South Wales - 2 £23,500 -
Wales - 2 £23,500 -
Northampton - 2 £57,500 - 1
North West - 2 - -
Cardiff - 2 £23,500 -
East Midlands - 2 £57,500 - 1
Northamptonshire - 2 £57,500 - 1
County Antrim -1 1 - -
Northern Ireland -2 1 - -
Belfast -4 1 - -
Liverpool - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 - -
Milton Keynes - 1 £65,000 -
Merseyside - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £65,000 - 1
Reading - 1 - -

Graceful Degradation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 52 (98.11%) HTML
1 52 (98.11%) CSS
2 50 (94.34%) JavaScript
3 43 (81.13%) Responsive Web Design
4 40 (75.47%) jQuery
5 39 (73.58%) HTML5
6 35 (66.04%) CSS3
7 27 (50.94%) User Experience
8 25 (47.17%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (43.40%) Progressive Enhancement
10 21 (39.62%) C#
11 19 (35.85%) .NET
12 18 (33.96%) SQL Server
12 18 (33.96%) ASP.NET
13 17 (32.08%) Business Intelligence
14 16 (30.19%) Git (software)
15 11 (20.75%) Photoshop
15 11 (20.75%) Content Management
15 11 (20.75%) Software Engineering
16 10 (18.87%) Java
16 10 (18.87%) PHP
17 9 (16.98%) OO
17 9 (16.98%) MVC
17 9 (16.98%) Adobe Illustrator
17 9 (16.98%) Web Design
17 9 (16.98%) SEO
17 9 (16.98%) QlikView
17 9 (16.98%) Continuous Integration
17 9 (16.98%) Backbone.js
17 9 (16.98%) LESS

Graceful Degradation
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 7 (13.21%) CMS
2 2 (3.77%) WordPress
2 2 (3.77%) Node.js
3 1 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.89%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.89%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (20.75%) Photoshop
2 9 (16.98%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (13.21%) Fireworks
4 2 (3.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (1.89%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) Basecamp
1 2 (3.77%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.55%) DNS
1 4 (7.55%) SSL
1 4 (7.55%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (33.96%) SQL Server
2 9 (16.98%) QlikView
3 4 (7.55%) MySQL
4 1 (1.89%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (30.19%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.55%) Axure RP
2 4 (7.55%) Grunt
2 4 (7.55%) Bower
3 2 (3.77%) Subversion
3 2 (3.77%) Mercurial
3 2 (3.77%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (1.89%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.89%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.89%) Dreamweaver
General
1 4 (7.55%) Finance
1 4 (7.55%) Multimedia
2 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.77%) Banking
2 2 (3.77%) Retail
3 1 (1.89%) Law
3 1 (1.89%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 50 (94.34%) Developer
2 15 (28.30%) Front-End Developer
3 12 (22.64%) Web Developer
4 10 (18.87%) Systems Developer
5 7 (13.21%) Senior Developer
6 5 (9.43%) Java Developer
6 5 (9.43%) UI Developer
6 5 (9.43%) UI Programmer
7 4 (7.55%) Senior UI Developer
7 4 (7.55%) Mid-Level Java Developer
7 4 (7.55%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Junior Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Junior Java Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Junior
8 2 (3.77%) Designer
8 2 (3.77%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 1 (1.89%) UX Designer
9 1 (1.89%) Senior Designer
9 1 (1.89%) JavaScript Developer
9 1 (1.89%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (98.11%) HTML
1 52 (98.11%) CSS
2 40 (75.47%) jQuery
3 39 (73.58%) HTML5
4 35 (66.04%) CSS3
5 19 (35.85%) .NET
6 18 (33.96%) ASP.NET
7 9 (16.98%) Backbone.js
7 9 (16.98%) LESS
8 8 (15.09%) JSON
9 7 (13.21%) Spring
9 7 (13.21%) Ajax
9 7 (13.21%) Sass
10 6 (11.32%) REST
10 6 (11.32%) RESTful
10 6 (11.32%) Web Services
11 5 (9.43%) XHTML
11 5 (9.43%) Middleware
11 5 (9.43%) Apache Axis
11 5 (9.43%) Apache CXF
Miscellaneous
1 27 (50.94%) User Experience
2 7 (13.21%) W3C
3 5 (9.43%) N-Tier
3 5 (9.43%) Inversion of Control
4 4 (7.55%) Open Source
4 4 (7.55%) Management Information System
5 3 (5.66%) Computer Science
5 3 (5.66%) Mobile App
5 3 (5.66%) Data Structures
5 3 (5.66%) Algorithms
6 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.77%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.89%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.89%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.89%) BBC
7 1 (1.89%) Clustering
7 1 (1.89%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.77%) Windows
1 2 (3.77%) Android
1 2 (3.77%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (1.89%) Windows Phone
2 1 (1.89%) webOS
2 1 (1.89%) Windows Phone 7
2 1 (1.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (81.13%) Responsive Web Design
2 25 (47.17%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (43.40%) Progressive Enhancement
4 17 (32.08%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (20.75%) Content Management
5 11 (20.75%) Software Engineering
6 9 (16.98%) MVC
6 9 (16.98%) SEO
6 9 (16.98%) OO
6 9 (16.98%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (16.98%) Web Design
7 8 (15.09%) Information Architecture
7 8 (15.09%) E-Commerce
8 7 (13.21%) Web Development
8 7 (13.21%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (11.32%) Unit Testing
9 6 (11.32%) Project Management
10 5 (9.43%) UML
10 5 (9.43%) TDD
10 5 (9.43%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 50 (94.34%) JavaScript
2 21 (39.62%) C#
3 10 (18.87%) Java
3 10 (18.87%) PHP
4 5 (9.43%) SQL
5 3 (5.66%) Ruby
5 3 (5.66%) Perl
6 2 (3.77%) ActionScript
7 1 (1.89%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (15.09%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.32%) WCAG
Vendors
1 6 (11.32%) Adobe
2 4 (7.55%) OpenText
2 4 (7.55%) Google
3 2 (3.77%) Twitter
4 1 (1.89%) IBM
4 1 (1.89%) Microsoft
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