The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Macclesfield with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Degree
Cheshire / Macclesfield
Rank 21 22 30
Rank change year-on-year +1 +8  
Permanent jobs citing Degree 5 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Macclesfield 9.62% 4.23% 4.92%
As % of the Qualifications category 100.00% 30.00% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 2
Median salary £40,000 £46,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.51% +32.14%  
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 Macclesfield.

Academic & Professional Certification
Macclesfield
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 5 10 10
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Macclesfield 9.62% 14.08% 8.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 6
Median salary £40,000 £25,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +55.33% -26.42%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Macclesfield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Macclesfield 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 Macclesfield

Degree
Salary Trend in Macclesfield

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

Salary trend for Degree in Macclesfield

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 26 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 Macclesfield region with a requirement for Degree.

1 7 (63.64%) Computer Science
2 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
3 5 (45.45%) Mathematics
3 5 (45.45%) PHP
3 5 (45.45%) .NET
3 5 (45.45%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (36.36%) Python
4 4 (36.36%) Finance
4 4 (36.36%) SQL
4 4 (36.36%) C#
4 4 (36.36%) Java
4 4 (36.36%) QA
5 3 (27.27%) Zend
5 3 (27.27%) Zend Framework
5 3 (27.27%) MVC
5 3 (27.27%) Supplier Management
5 3 (27.27%) Programme Management
5 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
5 3 (27.27%) HTML
5 3 (27.27%) ActionScript
5 3 (27.27%) MySQL
5 3 (27.27%) Oracle
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
5 3 (27.27%) CSS
5 3 (27.27%) Unix
5 3 (27.27%) Linux
5 3 (27.27%) OO
5 3 (27.27%) Law
5 3 (27.27%) Legal
5 3 (27.27%) Manufacturing

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield 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 3 (27.27%) OpenStack
2 1 (9.09%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) SPSS
2 1 (9.09%) Stata
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) MySQL
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (9.09%) Selenium
General
1 5 (45.45%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (36.36%) Finance
3 3 (27.27%) Law
3 3 (27.27%) Legal
3 3 (27.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Developer
1 3 (27.27%) Project Director
1 3 (27.27%) Web Developer
2 2 (18.18%) PHP Developer
2 2 (18.18%) PHP Web Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Applications Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Automation Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Junior
3 1 (9.09%) Junior Automation Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Junior Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Statistician
3 1 (9.09%) Statistician
3 1 (9.09%) Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) .NET
2 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (27.27%) CSS
2 3 (27.27%) Flash
2 3 (27.27%) HTML
2 3 (27.27%) WebGL
2 3 (27.27%) Zend Framework
3 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Computer Science
2 2 (18.18%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (9.09%) Algorithms
3 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
1 3 (27.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
2 5 (45.45%) Mathematics
3 3 (27.27%) API Design
3 3 (27.27%) MVC
3 3 (27.27%) OO
3 3 (27.27%) OO PHP
3 3 (27.27%) Open Source
3 3 (27.27%) Personalization
3 3 (27.27%) Programme Management
3 3 (27.27%) Regulatory Compliance
3 3 (27.27%) Supplier Management
4 2 (18.18%) SSADM
4 2 (18.18%) Web Development
5 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Data Management
5 1 (9.09%) Neural Network
5 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Validation
5 1 (9.09%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) PHP
2 4 (36.36%) C#
2 4 (36.36%) Java
2 4 (36.36%) Python
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) ActionScript
3 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 3 (27.27%) TypeScript
4 2 (18.18%) Perl
4 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
5 1 (9.09%) MATLAB
5 1 (9.09%) R
5 1 (9.09%) Ruby
5 1 (9.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) QA
2 1 (9.09%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle
1 3 (27.27%) Zend