The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cumbria with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
North West / Cumbria
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 14 6
Rank change year-on-year +11 -8  
Permanent jobs citing Degree 14 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cumbria 26.42% 4.23% 17.72%
As % of the Qualifications category 58.33% 6.25% 23.33%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 13
Median salary £37,500 £27,500 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.36% -5.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,350 £27,500 £50,000
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 Cumbria.

Academic & Professional Certification
Cumbria
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 24 48 60
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cumbria 45.28% 67.61% 75.95%
Number of salaries quoted 16 40 56
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.78% -5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Cumbria

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cumbria 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 Cumbria

Degree
Salary Trend in Cumbria

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

Salary trend for Degree in Cumbria

Degree
Salary Histogram in Cumbria

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Cumbria over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Degree in Cumbria

Degree
Job Locations in Cumbria

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Cumbria region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Barrow-in-Furness - 9 £33,000 - 1
Kendal - 2 £41,000 -
Degree
North West

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Cumbria region with a requirement for Degree.

1 7 (46.67%) Spreadsheet
2 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (33.33%) C
4 4 (26.67%) C++
4 4 (26.67%) Configuration Management
4 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
4 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
5 3 (20.00%) Chartered Engineer
5 3 (20.00%) Rational DOORS
5 3 (20.00%) SDLC
5 3 (20.00%) EMC
5 3 (20.00%) Firmware
5 3 (20.00%) IBM
5 3 (20.00%) SQL
5 3 (20.00%) VBA
5 3 (20.00%) .NET
5 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (20.00%) Supplier Management
5 3 (20.00%) Electronics
6 2 (13.33%) PhD
6 2 (13.33%) Aerospace
6 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
6 2 (13.33%) VHDL
6 2 (13.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 2 (13.33%) Java
6 2 (13.33%) Fault Analysis
6 2 (13.33%) Visualisation
6 2 (13.33%) 3D Visualisation
6 2 (13.33%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (13.33%) CPLD

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cumbria 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:

Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Dynamics NAV
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (20.00%) Electronics
2 2 (13.33%) Aerospace
2 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.67%) Avionics
3 1 (6.67%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Military
3 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) Electronics Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Software Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Design Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Electronics Design Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Junior
3 2 (13.33%) Junior Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Coordinator
4 1 (6.67%) PMO Coordinator
4 1 (6.67%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (6.67%) Software Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) .NET
1 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (13.33%) CPLD
1 2 (13.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (13.33%) VHDL
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (26.67%) Configuration Management
3 3 (20.00%) SDLC
3 3 (20.00%) Supplier Management
4 2 (13.33%) 3D Visualisation
4 2 (13.33%) Fault Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) Mathematics
4 2 (13.33%) Visualisation
5 1 (6.67%) Change Control
5 1 (6.67%) Critical Path Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) IT Strategy
5 1 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
5 1 (6.67%) Process Management
5 1 (6.67%) Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
5 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Task Automation
5 1 (6.67%) Work Breakdown Structure
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) C
2 4 (26.67%) C++
3 3 (20.00%) SQL
3 3 (20.00%) VBA
4 2 (13.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
1 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (20.00%) Chartered Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) EMC
1 3 (20.00%) IBM
2 2 (13.33%) Xilinx
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
Seascale, Cumbria
Energus
Salary: £25,000 per annum plus a benefit package
Posted: 5 days ago