The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Knutsford 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
Cheshire / Knutsford
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 5 20
Rank change year-on-year -10 +15  
Permanent jobs citing Degree 13 23 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 14.13% 27.71% 6.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 76.47% 100.00% 27.50%
Number of salaries quoted 8 14 7
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,050 £36,500 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £47,000 £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 Knutsford.

Academic & Professional Certification
Knutsford
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 17 23 40
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Knutsford 18.48% 27.71% 23.53%
Number of salaries quoted 8 14 16
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +17.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,050 £36,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £45,500 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Knutsford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Knutsford 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 Knutsford

Degree
Salary Trend in Knutsford

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

Salary trend for Degree in Knutsford

Degree
Salary Histogram in Knutsford

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

Salary histogram for Degree in Knutsford

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 Knutsford region with a requirement for Degree.

1 20 (68.97%) Finance
2 14 (48.28%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (41.38%) Risk Management
3 12 (41.38%) Management Information System
4 11 (37.93%) Banking
5 10 (34.48%) Billing
5 10 (34.48%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (34.48%) MS PowerPoint
5 10 (34.48%) Data Quality
5 10 (34.48%) Change Management
5 10 (34.48%) Benchmarking
5 10 (34.48%) Cost Transparency
6 8 (27.59%) Software Engineering
6 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (24.14%) SQL
8 6 (20.69%) Java
9 5 (17.24%) IBM
10 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
10 4 (13.79%) C#
10 4 (13.79%) .NET
10 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
10 4 (13.79%) Waterfall
10 4 (13.79%) Mentoring
10 4 (13.79%) SDLC
11 3 (10.34%) Jenkins
11 3 (10.34%) Bitbucket
11 3 (10.34%) BDD
11 3 (10.34%) Apple iOS
11 3 (10.34%) R
11 3 (10.34%) Unit Testing

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Knutsford 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 (6.90%) CICS
2 1 (3.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 10 (34.48%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) LAN
1 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
1 3 (10.34%) WAN
2 1 (3.45%) HTTP
2 1 (3.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.34%) DB2
3 2 (6.90%) IMS/DB
4 1 (3.45%) MariaDB
4 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Bitbucket
1 3 (10.34%) Git (software)
1 3 (10.34%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.90%) Xcode
3 1 (3.45%) Gradle
3 1 (3.45%) Jasmine
3 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (68.97%) Finance
2 11 (37.93%) Banking
3 10 (34.48%) Billing
4 2 (6.90%) Investment Banking
4 2 (6.90%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Commercial Manager
2 7 (24.14%) Software Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Software Developer
5 3 (10.34%) .NET Software Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) C# Software Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Delphi Software Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Development Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Software Development Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Designer
6 2 (6.90%) iOS Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Java Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Java Software Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Junior
6 2 (6.90%) Junior Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Junior Software Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Java Software Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) .NET
2 3 (10.34%) HTML
2 3 (10.34%) XML
3 2 (6.90%) CSS
3 2 (6.90%) EDI
3 2 (6.90%) EDIFACT
3 2 (6.90%) XSLT
4 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.45%) Backbone.js
4 1 (3.45%) CSS3
4 1 (3.45%) EJB
4 1 (3.45%) Gherkin
4 1 (3.45%) Hibernate
4 1 (3.45%) J2EE
4 1 (3.45%) JSP
4 1 (3.45%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (3.45%) REST
4 1 (3.45%) Servlets
4 1 (3.45%) SOAP
4 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (48.28%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (41.38%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.90%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (6.90%) Mainframe
3 2 (6.90%) Social Media
4 1 (3.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (3.45%) IVR
4 1 (3.45%) RIA
4 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.45%) AIX
2 1 (3.45%) Android
2 1 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) Risk Management
2 10 (34.48%) Benchmarking
2 10 (34.48%) Change Management
2 10 (34.48%) Cost Transparency
2 10 (34.48%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (27.59%) Software Engineering
4 4 (13.79%) Mentoring
4 4 (13.79%) SDLC
4 4 (13.79%) Waterfall
5 3 (10.34%) BDD
5 3 (10.34%) TDD
5 3 (10.34%) Unit Testing
6 2 (6.90%) Content Management
6 2 (6.90%) Mathematics
6 2 (6.90%) Performance Improvement
6 2 (6.90%) Process Improvement
6 2 (6.90%) Test Automation
6 2 (6.90%) Test Strategy
6 2 (6.90%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) SQL
2 6 (20.69%) Java
3 4 (13.79%) C#
3 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
4 3 (10.34%) Delphi
4 3 (10.34%) Pascal
4 3 (10.34%) R
5 2 (6.90%) Apple Swift
5 2 (6.90%) C
5 2 (6.90%) COBOL
5 2 (6.90%) Objective-C
6 1 (3.45%) Perl
6 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (34.48%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) IBM
2 3 (10.34%) IBM Sterling
3 2 (6.90%) Cognizant
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle
3 2 (6.90%) Sun
4 1 (3.45%) Adobe
Knutsford, Cheshire
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