The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bolton with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Degree
Manchester / Bolton
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 16 20
Rank change year-on-year -2 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Degree 12 3 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 9.84% 4.17% 14.37%
As % of the Qualifications category 41.38% 42.86% 51.02%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 25
Median salary £23,500 £22,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.81% -55.10%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Degree is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bolton.

Academic & Professional Certification
Bolton
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 29 7 49
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bolton 23.77% 9.72% 28.16%
Number of salaries quoted 24 7 49
Median salary £35,000 £23,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +52.17% -41.77%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Bolton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bolton citing Degree as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Bolton

Degree
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Salary trend for Degree in Bolton

Degree
Salary Histogram in Bolton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Bolton over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Degree in Bolton

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bolton region with a requirement for Degree.

1 13 (68.42%) JavaScript
1 13 (68.42%) CSS
2 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
2 8 (42.11%) HTML
2 8 (42.11%) Computer Science
2 8 (42.11%) jQuery
3 7 (36.84%) SDLC
3 7 (36.84%) Java
3 7 (36.84%) .NET
3 7 (36.84%) C#
3 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET
4 6 (31.58%) Web Development
5 5 (26.32%) MooTools
5 5 (26.32%) WAMP
5 5 (26.32%) Web Application Development
5 5 (26.32%) PHP
5 5 (26.32%) OO
5 5 (26.32%) LAMP
6 4 (21.05%) HTTP
6 4 (21.05%) OpenEdge
6 4 (21.05%) Python
6 4 (21.05%) SQL
6 4 (21.05%) MySQL
6 4 (21.05%) Oracle
6 4 (21.05%) SOAP
6 4 (21.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (21.05%) Ruby
6 4 (21.05%) JSON
6 4 (21.05%) JIRA

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bolton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (21.05%) OpenEdge
2 2 (10.53%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) FastStats
1 1 (5.26%) FastStats PeopleStage
1 1 (5.26%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) IaaS
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (10.53%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) HTTP
2 1 (5.26%) DHCP
2 1 (5.26%) DNS
2 1 (5.26%) Firewall
2 1 (5.26%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
2 4 (21.05%) MySQL
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (21.05%) JIRA
2 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.26%) Maven
2 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (5.26%) Marketing
1 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Web Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Junior
3 5 (26.32%) Junior Developer
3 5 (26.32%) PHP Developer
3 5 (26.32%) PHP Web Developer
4 2 (10.53%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Field Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Field Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) IT Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) IT Support
4 2 (10.53%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Lead Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (68.42%) CSS
2 8 (42.11%) HTML
2 8 (42.11%) jQuery
3 7 (36.84%) .NET
4 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET
5 5 (26.32%) LAMP
5 5 (26.32%) MooTools
5 5 (26.32%) WAMP
6 4 (21.05%) JSON
6 4 (21.05%) SOAP
7 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
7 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (10.53%) CSS3
8 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
8 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (5.26%) Entity Framework
8 1 (5.26%) HTML5
8 1 (5.26%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (5.26%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.53%) Driving Licence
3 1 (5.26%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
1 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (36.84%) SDLC
2 6 (31.58%) Web Development
3 5 (26.32%) OO
3 5 (26.32%) Web Application Development
4 2 (10.53%) DevOps
4 2 (10.53%) Front End Development
4 2 (10.53%) MVC
5 1 (5.26%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (5.26%) Copywriting
5 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.26%) Email Marketing
5 1 (5.26%) ITIL V3
5 1 (5.26%) Kanban
5 1 (5.26%) Scrum
5 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.26%) Service Management
5 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.26%) SOLID
5 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) JavaScript
2 7 (36.84%) C#
2 7 (36.84%) Java
3 5 (26.32%) PHP
4 4 (21.05%) Python
4 4 (21.05%) Ruby
4 4 (21.05%) SQL
5 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
6 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) MCP
1 1 (5.26%) MCSA
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) AppDynamics
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco
3 1 (5.26%) Guidewire
3 1 (5.26%) NetApp
3 1 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (5.26%) ServiceNow
3 1 (5.26%) VMware
Bolton, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Destinology Ltd
Salary: plus eligible for performance related bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Destinology Ltd
Salary: eligible for performance related bonus
Posted: 6 days ago