Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
North West > Cumbria
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 14 16
Rank change year-on-year +5 +2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Degree 12 10 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cumbria 14.81% 10.99% 14.63%
As % of the Qualifications category 41.38% 21.74% 19.78%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 17
Cumbria median annual salary £41,000 £27,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +49.09% -47.62% +50.00%
10th Percentile £33,750 £23,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £46,900 £61,200
North West median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +2.56% -2.50%

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 Cumbria with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Cumbria
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 29 46 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cumbria 35.80% 50.55% 73.98%
Number of salaries quoted 22 32 82
Cumbria median annual salary £43,750 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.38% +6.67% -11.76%
10th Percentile £20,950 £23,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £53,675 £56,250 £60,000
North West median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Cumbria

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

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 6 months to 19 November 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Barrow-in-Furness +1 2 £32,500 +44.44%
Kendal 0 1 £41,000 -8.89% 1
Degree
North West

For the 6 months to 19 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 Cumbria region with a requirement for Degree.

1 8 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 8 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 7 (58.33%) C
3 5 (41.67%) SDLC
3 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
4 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 4 (33.33%) C++
5 3 (25.00%) Manufacturing
5 3 (25.00%) Validation
5 3 (25.00%) PLM
5 3 (25.00%) Supplier Management
5 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (25.00%) Innovative Thinking
5 3 (25.00%) Chartered Engineer
6 2 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (16.67%) Analytical Thinking
6 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
6 2 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (16.67%) QA
6 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
6 2 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (16.67%) Regression Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
7 1 (8.33%) Electronics
7 1 (8.33%) Aerospace
7 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (8.33%) CATIA
7 1 (8.33%) VHDL
7 1 (8.33%) Risk Assessment

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 2 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (8.33%) CATIA
2 1 (8.33%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (8.33%) Aerospace
2 1 (8.33%) Electronics
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Software Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) C Software Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Test Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Test Leader
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Support Manager
4 1 (8.33%) CAD Manager
4 1 (8.33%) CAD Support
4 1 (8.33%) Electronics Design Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Electronics Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Junior
4 1 (8.33%) Junior Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Market Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
2 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (8.33%) Acoustics
4 1 (8.33%) CPLD
4 1 (8.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (8.33%) VHDL
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) SDLC
2 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 3 (25.00%) Innovative Thinking
3 3 (25.00%) PLM
3 3 (25.00%) Supplier Management
3 3 (25.00%) Validation
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) Analytical Thinking
4 2 (16.67%) Regression Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 1 (8.33%) 3D Visualisation
5 1 (8.33%) Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) CAD
5 1 (8.33%) Coaching
5 1 (8.33%) Fault Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
5 1 (8.33%) Resource Management
5 1 (8.33%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Visualisation
5 1 (8.33%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) C
2 4 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (8.33%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 8 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) Chartered Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
3 2 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (8.33%) HNC
4 1 (8.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) EMC
1 1 (8.33%) IBM
1 1 (8.33%) Xilinx