Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
Manchester > Bolton
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 26 37
Rank change year-on-year -5 +11 -23
Permanent jobs citing Degree 17 21 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 8.90% 7.19% 4.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 65.38% 43.75% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 16 16 9
Bolton median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +54.55% -26.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £50,000 £52,500 £48,500
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26% +1.33%

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in Bolton with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Bolton
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 26 48 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 13.61% 16.44% 14.49%
Number of salaries quoted 25 37 26
Bolton median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +25.00% -20.00%
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £50,000 £48,000 £51,750
Manchester median annual salary £42,875 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.19% - +6.67%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Bolton

Job postings citing Degree as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bolton.

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 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Degree in Bolton

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 12 (70.59%) Analytics
2 8 (47.06%) Data Analytics
3 6 (35.29%) MPLS
3 6 (35.29%) Cisco
3 6 (35.29%) Juniper
3 6 (35.29%) HTML
3 6 (35.29%) LAN
3 6 (35.29%) WAN
3 6 (35.29%) Firewall
3 6 (35.29%) Marketing
4 4 (23.53%) Project Planning
4 4 (23.53%) JNCIP
4 4 (23.53%) Ruby
4 4 (23.53%) Network Design
4 4 (23.53%) Spring
4 4 (23.53%) Maven
4 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
4 4 (23.53%) Wireless
4 4 (23.53%) Hibernate
4 4 (23.53%) Risk Assessment
4 4 (23.53%) Python
4 4 (23.53%) Java
4 4 (23.53%) PHP
4 4 (23.53%) JUnit
4 4 (23.53%) CSS
4 4 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
4 4 (23.53%) CCNP
4 4 (23.53%) OSPF
4 4 (23.53%) BGP

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 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) Firewall
1 6 (35.29%) LAN
1 6 (35.29%) MPLS
1 6 (35.29%) WAN
2 4 (23.53%) BGP
2 4 (23.53%) Network Security
2 4 (23.53%) OSPF
2 4 (23.53%) Wireless
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (11.76%) DHCP
3 2 (11.76%) DNS
3 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) JUnit
1 4 (23.53%) Maven
General
1 6 (35.29%) Marketing
2 2 (11.76%) Legal
3 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Digital Executive
2 4 (23.53%) Lead Network Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Network Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Developer
3 2 (11.76%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) C# Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Graduate
4 1 (5.88%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Graduate IT Support
4 1 (5.88%) IT Graduate
4 1 (5.88%) IT Support
4 1 (5.88%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior SQL Developer
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) HTML
2 4 (23.53%) CSS
2 4 (23.53%) Hibernate
2 4 (23.53%) jQuery
2 4 (23.53%) Spring
3 2 (11.76%) .NET
3 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
3 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
3 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
3 2 (11.76%) Entity Framework
3 2 (11.76%) HTML5
3 2 (11.76%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (11.76%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Driving Licence
1 4 (23.53%) Social Media
2 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Analytics
2 8 (47.06%) Data Analytics
3 4 (23.53%) Change Control
3 4 (23.53%) Coaching
3 4 (23.53%) Configuration Management
3 4 (23.53%) Data Conversion
3 4 (23.53%) Load Balancing
3 4 (23.53%) Marketing Strategy
3 4 (23.53%) Mentoring
3 4 (23.53%) Network Design
3 4 (23.53%) Network Management
3 4 (23.53%) Proactive Monitoring
3 4 (23.53%) Process Improvement
3 4 (23.53%) Process Management
3 4 (23.53%) Project Planning
3 4 (23.53%) Risk Assessment
3 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
4 2 (11.76%) Business Continuity
4 2 (11.76%) Logistics
4 2 (11.76%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) Java
1 4 (23.53%) PHP
1 4 (23.53%) Python
1 4 (23.53%) Ruby
2 2 (11.76%) C#
2 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
2 2 (11.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) CCNP
1 4 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (23.53%) JNCIP
2 2 (11.76%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) QA
2 2 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
1 2 (11.76%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (11.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) vCenter Server
1 2 (11.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Cisco
1 6 (35.29%) Juniper
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
3 3 (17.65%) Google
4 2 (11.76%) HP
4 2 (11.76%) NetApp
4 2 (11.76%) Nimble Storage
4 2 (11.76%) Twitter
4 2 (11.76%) VMware