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

Degree
Manchester / Oldham
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 11 4
Rank change year-on-year +9 -7  
Permanent jobs citing Degree 66 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oldham 57.39% 7.69% 20.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 97.06% 66.67% 64.29%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 3
Median salary £37,500 £27,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.36% -50.00%  
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 Oldham.

Academic & Professional Certification
Oldham
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 68 3 14
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oldham 59.13% 11.54% 31.82%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 7
Median salary £37,500 £30,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -33.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Oldham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oldham 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 Oldham

Degree
Salary Trend in Oldham

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

Salary trend for Degree in Oldham

Degree
Salary Histogram in Oldham

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

Salary histogram for Degree in Oldham

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

1 74 (83.15%) Validation
2 67 (75.28%) Software Engineering
3 66 (74.16%) HTML
4 58 (65.17%) PHP
5 57 (64.04%) Computer Science
6 55 (61.80%) .NET
7 53 (59.55%) C++
8 49 (55.06%) C
9 44 (49.44%) Embedded C
10 42 (47.19%) MySQL
11 39 (43.82%) Linux
12 37 (41.57%) JavaScript
13 35 (39.33%) SQL
14 33 (37.08%) MVC
15 32 (35.96%) Firmware
15 32 (35.96%) C#
16 31 (34.83%) ASP.NET
17 29 (32.58%) jQuery
17 29 (32.58%) Embedded Linux
17 29 (32.58%) ASP.NET MVC
18 28 (31.46%) Feasibility Study
19 27 (30.34%) Visual Studio
20 24 (26.97%) CSS
20 24 (26.97%) Embedded C++
20 24 (26.97%) Web Development
20 24 (26.97%) Algorithms
21 23 (25.84%) VB
22 22 (24.72%) Electronics
23 20 (22.47%) Manufacturing
23 20 (22.47%) HND

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oldham 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 1 (1.12%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.12%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 17 (19.10%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (4.49%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (15.73%) Internet
2 10 (11.24%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.12%) 3G
3 1 (1.12%) 802.11
3 1 (1.12%) ADSL
3 1 (1.12%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.12%) DSL
3 1 (1.12%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.12%) Extranet
3 1 (1.12%) Firewall
3 1 (1.12%) GPRS
3 1 (1.12%) Intranet
3 1 (1.12%) MPLS
3 1 (1.12%) SDH
3 1 (1.12%) tcpdump
3 1 (1.12%) VPN
3 1 (1.12%) Wireless
3 1 (1.12%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (47.19%) MySQL
2 16 (17.98%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 27 (30.34%) Visual Studio
2 14 (15.73%) Git (software)
3 10 (11.24%) JIRA
4 2 (2.25%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.12%) Subversion
General
1 22 (24.72%) Electronics
2 20 (22.47%) Manufacturing
3 4 (4.49%) Retail
4 2 (2.25%) Games
5 1 (1.12%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 42 (47.19%) Developer
2 35 (39.33%) Embedded Engineer
3 21 (23.60%) Web Developer
4 13 (14.61%) Software Engineer
5 12 (13.48%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 11 (12.36%) Embedded Developer
7 10 (11.24%) Embedded Linux Engineer
7 10 (11.24%) Linux Developer
7 10 (11.24%) Linux Engineer
8 9 (10.11%) Graduate
9 8 (8.99%) Test Engineer
10 7 (7.87%) Graduate Embedded Software Engineer
10 7 (7.87%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 7 (7.87%) Software Developer
11 5 (5.62%) Data Scientist
11 5 (5.62%) Design Engineer
11 5 (5.62%) Principal Engineer
12 4 (4.49%) PHP Developer
12 4 (4.49%) Senior Web Developer
12 4 (4.49%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (74.16%) HTML
2 55 (61.80%) .NET
3 31 (34.83%) ASP.NET
4 29 (32.58%) ASP.NET MVC
4 29 (32.58%) jQuery
5 24 (26.97%) CSS
6 17 (19.10%) Dapper ORM
6 17 (19.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 13 (14.61%) AngularJS
7 13 (14.61%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 13 (14.61%) Google Maps API
7 13 (14.61%) SignalR
8 12 (13.48%) ADO.NET
9 11 (12.36%) Web Services
10 10 (11.24%) SOAP
11 8 (8.99%) Node.js
12 6 (6.74%) CSS3
12 6 (6.74%) HTML5
12 6 (6.74%) JSON
12 6 (6.74%) React
Miscellaneous
1 57 (64.04%) Computer Science
2 24 (26.97%) Algorithms
3 19 (21.35%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (19.10%) User Experience
5 10 (11.24%) Device Driver
6 6 (6.74%) Animation
7 4 (4.49%) iPad
8 3 (3.37%) RIA
9 1 (1.12%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.12%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 39 (43.82%) Linux
2 29 (32.58%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (1.12%) Windows
3 1 (1.12%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (83.15%) Validation
2 67 (75.28%) Software Engineering
3 33 (37.08%) MVC
4 28 (31.46%) Feasibility Study
5 24 (26.97%) Web Development
6 10 (11.24%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 10 (11.24%) Device Driver Development
7 9 (10.11%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (10.11%) Rapid Prototyping
8 8 (8.99%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (8.99%) TDD
8 8 (8.99%) Unit Testing
9 6 (6.74%) Mathematics
9 6 (6.74%) Project Management
10 5 (5.62%) Decision Tree
10 5 (5.62%) Linear Regression
10 5 (5.62%) Logistic Regression
10 5 (5.62%) Machine Learning
10 5 (5.62%) Neural Network
10 5 (5.62%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 58 (65.17%) PHP
2 53 (59.55%) C++
3 49 (55.06%) C
4 44 (49.44%) Embedded C
5 37 (41.57%) JavaScript
6 35 (39.33%) SQL
7 32 (35.96%) C#
8 24 (26.97%) Embedded C++
9 23 (25.84%) VB
10 13 (14.61%) T-SQL
11 11 (12.36%) VB6
12 7 (7.87%) Python
12 7 (7.87%) VB.NET
13 5 (5.62%) MATLAB
14 2 (2.25%) Perl
Qualifications
1 20 (22.47%) HND
2 18 (20.22%) HNC
3 5 (5.62%) PhD
3 5 (5.62%) Postgraduate
4 1 (1.12%) CCNA
4 1 (1.12%) CCNP
4 1 (1.12%) CCNP Voice
4 1 (1.12%) CCSA
4 1 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.11%) QA
System Software
1 32 (35.96%) Firmware
Vendors
1 15 (16.85%) Microsoft
2 13 (14.61%) Google
3 1 (1.12%) CheckPoint
3 1 (1.12%) Cisco
3 1 (1.12%) F5
3 1 (1.12%) HP
3 1 (1.12%) Juniper
3 1 (1.12%) Northgate
3 1 (1.12%) Oracle
Oldham, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Training
Posted: 4 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Pension, Gym Membership
Posted: 4 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
2M Employment Solutions
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oldham
Easy Web Recruitment
Salary: Highly competitive and negotiable
Posted: 7 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Innovative Technology Limited
Salary: Highly-competitive and negotiable
Posted: 19 days ago
Oldham
Easy Web Recruitment
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Oldham, Manchester
Easy Web Recruitment
Salary: Highly Competitive and negotiable
Posted: 14 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Innovative Technology Limited
Posted: 26 days ago
Oldham
2M Employment Solutions
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Innovative Technology Limited
Salary: Highly-competitive and negotiable
Posted: 19 days ago
Oldham
2M Employment Solutions
Salary: £32000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago