The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT jobs advertised for the Wigan region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 20 14 22
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +8
Permanent jobs citing Degree 8 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 8.79% 4.00% 10.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 61.54% 16.67% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 8
Average salary £25,000 £23,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% -16.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,800 £23,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £23,500 £39,400
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 Wigan region.

Qualifications Category
Wigan
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
13 6 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 14.29% 24.00% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 18
Average salary £30,000 £25,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,400 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,100 £37,000 £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

Degree
Salary Trend in Wigan

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

Degree Salary Trend in Wigan

Degree
Salary Histogram in Wigan

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Degree across the Wigan region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Degree Salary Histogram in Wigan

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Wigan 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 8 (36.36%) C#
1 8 (36.36%) .NET
1 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET
2 7 (31.82%) CSS
2 7 (31.82%) HTML
3 6 (27.27%) SQL
3 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
4 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
4 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
4 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
5 4 (18.18%) Software Engineering
5 4 (18.18%) RDBMS
5 4 (18.18%) MVC
5 4 (18.18%) VB.NET
5 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 4 (18.18%) Windows
5 4 (18.18%) E-Commerce
5 4 (18.18%) Relational Database
5 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (13.64%) Time Management
6 3 (13.64%) MS Visio
6 3 (13.64%) OOD
6 3 (13.64%) OO
6 3 (13.64%) MS Office
7 2 (9.09%) Brocade
7 2 (9.09%) Ajax
7 2 (9.09%) Web Development
7 2 (9.09%) WPF
7 2 (9.09%) HP Data Protector

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Wigan 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 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
2 3 (13.64%) MS Visio
2 3 (13.64%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (18.18%) Relational Database
3 4 (18.18%) RDBMS
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.55%) QlikView
4 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Junior
2 11 (50.00%) Graduate
3 9 (40.91%) Developer
4 8 (36.36%) Analyst
4 8 (36.36%) Business Analyst
4 8 (36.36%) Graduate Business Analyst
5 7 (31.82%) Junior Business Analyst
5 7 (31.82%) Junior Analyst
6 4 (18.18%) Junior Developer
7 3 (13.64%) Trainee Developer
7 3 (13.64%) Trainee
7 3 (13.64%) Graduate Developer
8 2 (9.09%) SAN Administrator
8 2 (9.09%) Administrator
9 1 (4.55%) C# Developer
9 1 (4.55%) SQL Developer
9 1 (4.55%) Project Manager
9 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 1 (4.55%) IT Business Analyst
9 1 (4.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (36.36%) .NET
1 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET
2 7 (31.82%) CSS
2 7 (31.82%) HTML
3 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (9.09%) HTML5
3 2 (9.09%) XML
3 2 (9.09%) XHTML
3 2 (9.09%) WinForms
3 2 (9.09%) Ajax
3 2 (9.09%) WPF
4 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (4.55%) SOAP
4 1 (4.55%) REST
4 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.09%) Replication
2 2 (9.09%) CLARiiON
2 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.55%) NHS
3 1 (4.55%) Informatics
3 1 (4.55%) Health Informatics
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (18.18%) E-Commerce
1 4 (18.18%) MVC
1 4 (18.18%) Software Engineering
2 3 (13.64%) OO
2 3 (13.64%) OOD
2 3 (13.64%) Time Management
3 2 (9.09%) Data Protection
3 2 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (9.09%) Web Development
4 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.55%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) C#
2 6 (27.27%) SQL
3 4 (18.18%) VB.NET
3 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) HP
2 2 (9.09%) EMC
2 2 (9.09%) VMware
2 2 (9.09%) Brocade
3 1 (4.55%) Remedy