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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graceful Degradation
Rank 867 853 861
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +8
Permanent jobs citing Graceful Degradation 13 26 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.024% 0.029%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.014% 0.029% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 4 20 25
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £27,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £27,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+57.40% -30.76%

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
90932 88246 90704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.30% 81.87% 79.61%
Number of salaries quoted 74972 70714 77273
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 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £74,000
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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Graceful Degradation over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 within the UK.

Graceful Degradation Salary Histogram in the UK

Graceful Degradation
Top 13 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 24 December 2014. 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 -13 13 £42,500 -1.16%
East of England - 5 - -
Watford - 5 - -
Hertfordshire - 5 - -
Bristol - 4 - -
South West - 4 - -
North West -14 2 £42,500 +57.40%
Cheshire - 2 £42,500 -
Chester - 2 £42,500 -
London -29 1 £52,500 -8.69%
Southampton - 1 £37,500 -
Hampshire - 1 £37,500 -
South East - 1 £37,500 -

Graceful Degradation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 41 (100.00%) CSS
2 29 (70.73%) HTML
2 29 (70.73%) JavaScript
2 29 (70.73%) jQuery
2 29 (70.73%) HTML5
2 29 (70.73%) Progressive Enhancement
3 26 (63.41%) C#
4 23 (56.10%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (56.10%) CSS3
5 22 (53.66%) .NET
5 22 (53.66%) ASP.NET
6 17 (41.46%) Windows
6 17 (41.46%) MVC
6 17 (41.46%) ASP.NET MVC
7 15 (36.59%) Node.js
8 14 (34.15%) Responsive Web Design
8 14 (34.15%) Sass
9 12 (29.27%) SQL Server
9 12 (29.27%) Degree
9 12 (29.27%) User Experience
10 11 (26.83%) Open Source
11 10 (24.39%) Linux
11 10 (24.39%) Mocha
11 10 (24.39%) Karma Test Runner
12 9 (21.95%) Java
13 8 (19.51%) Web Application Development
14 7 (17.07%) MCP
14 7 (17.07%) MCSD
14 7 (17.07%) MCSE
14 7 (17.07%) MS Excel

Graceful Degradation
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 15 (36.59%) Node.js
2 4 (9.76%) WordPress
3 2 (4.88%) CMS
4 1 (2.44%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (17.07%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.76%) Photoshop
3 3 (7.32%) Fireworks
4 1 (2.44%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.44%) Basecamp
2 1 (2.44%) MailChimp
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (29.27%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (17.07%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (9.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.88%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 10 (24.39%) Mocha
1 10 (24.39%) Karma Test Runner
2 7 (17.07%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (12.20%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.88%) Subversion
5 1 (2.44%) Maven
5 1 (2.44%) Jasmine
5 1 (2.44%) Gradle
5 1 (2.44%) Grunt
General
1 7 (17.07%) Marketing
2 1 (2.44%) Advertising
2 1 (2.44%) Games
Job Titles
1 32 (78.05%) Developer
2 19 (46.34%) Front-End Developer
3 7 (17.07%) Senior Front-End Developer
3 7 (17.07%) Senior Developer
4 5 (12.20%) Web Developer
4 5 (12.20%) Creative Technologist
5 4 (9.76%) Software Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Systems Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Head of Technology
6 3 (7.32%) Head of Development
7 2 (4.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Front-End Web Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (100.00%) CSS
2 29 (70.73%) HTML
2 29 (70.73%) jQuery
2 29 (70.73%) HTML5
3 23 (56.10%) CSS3
4 22 (53.66%) .NET
4 22 (53.66%) ASP.NET
5 17 (41.46%) ASP.NET MVC
6 14 (34.15%) Sass
7 7 (17.07%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 7 (17.07%) WCF
7 7 (17.07%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 6 (14.63%) RESTful
8 6 (14.63%) Backbone.js
9 5 (12.20%) Mustache
9 5 (12.20%) WebGL
9 5 (12.20%) HTML5 Canvas
9 5 (12.20%) Stage3D
9 5 (12.20%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 5 (12.20%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 12 (29.27%) User Experience
2 11 (26.83%) Open Source
3 7 (17.07%) Blog
4 4 (9.76%) Computer Science
4 4 (9.76%) Data Structures
4 4 (9.76%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.44%) Semantic Web
5 1 (2.44%) W3C
5 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.44%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 17 (41.46%) Windows
2 10 (24.39%) Linux
3 5 (12.20%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (70.73%) Progressive Enhancement
2 23 (56.10%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (41.46%) MVC
4 14 (34.15%) Responsive Web Design
5 8 (19.51%) Web Application Development
6 7 (17.07%) Requirements Analysis
6 7 (17.07%) Scrum
6 7 (17.07%) Data Management
7 6 (14.63%) OOP
8 5 (12.20%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (12.20%) Software Engineering
9 4 (9.76%) Web Design
9 4 (9.76%) OO
10 3 (7.32%) Business Development
11 2 (4.88%) Usability Testing
11 2 (4.88%) Web Development
11 2 (4.88%) Project Management
11 2 (4.88%) Content Management
12 1 (2.44%) Automated Testing
12 1 (2.44%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 29 (70.73%) JavaScript
2 26 (63.41%) C#
3 9 (21.95%) Java
4 6 (14.63%) PHP
5 5 (12.20%) ActionScript
5 5 (12.20%) Objective-C
5 5 (12.20%) ActionScript 3.0
6 4 (9.76%) Ruby
6 4 (9.76%) Perl
7 1 (2.44%) PHP5
7 1 (2.44%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (29.27%) Degree
2 7 (17.07%) MCP
2 7 (17.07%) MCSD
2 7 (17.07%) MCSE
2 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (17.07%) MCTS
2 7 (17.07%) MCITP
2 7 (17.07%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) WCAG
Vendors
1 7 (17.07%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.88%) Open Text