The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 38 27 23
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -4
Permanent jobs citing Degree 25 36 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 4.93% 7.29% 8.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 25.51% 40.00% 40.63%
Number of salaries quoted 20 29 31
Average salary £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £18,400 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £46,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Degree
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Lancashire region.

Qualifications Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
98 90 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 19.33% 18.22% 21.62%
Number of salaries quoted 72 71 84
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £19,300 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Degree across the Lancashire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Degree
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Degree Salary Trend in Lancashire

Degree
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Degree across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Degree Salary Histogram in Lancashire

Degree
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Preston -5 15 £30,000 -29.41% 1
Blackpool -4 4 £44,000 +83.33%
Blackburn -7 2 - -
Degree
North West

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire region citing Degree also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Degree.

1 24 (33.80%) .NET
2 21 (29.58%) SQL Server
2 21 (29.58%) C#
3 17 (23.94%) ASP.NET
3 17 (23.94%) HTML
4 16 (22.54%) CSS
4 16 (22.54%) Microsoft
5 14 (19.72%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (19.72%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (18.31%) Finance
6 13 (18.31%) JavaScript
7 12 (16.90%) Web Development
7 12 (16.90%) Computer Science
8 11 (15.49%) MySQL
8 11 (15.49%) SQL
9 10 (14.08%) MVC
9 10 (14.08%) LINQ
10 9 (12.68%) E-Commerce
10 9 (12.68%) OO
10 9 (12.68%) PHP
11 8 (11.27%) PHP5
11 8 (11.27%) OO PHP
11 8 (11.27%) Zend
11 8 (11.27%) OOP
11 8 (11.27%) jQuery
11 8 (11.27%) Symfony
11 8 (11.27%) WordPress
11 8 (11.27%) LAMP
11 8 (11.27%) Social Media
11 8 (11.27%) Git (software)

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire region citing Degree also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Degree. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (11.27%) WordPress
2 7 (9.86%) SAS
3 5 (7.04%) WebLogic Portal
3 5 (7.04%) WebLogic
3 5 (7.04%) IIS
4 4 (5.63%) MS Exchange
5 3 (4.23%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.82%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (2.82%) Lync
6 2 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.41%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.41%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (9.86%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.63%) MS Visio
2 4 (5.63%) Photoshop
2 4 (5.63%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (5.63%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (4.23%) InDesign
3 3 (4.23%) MS Office
3 3 (4.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (2.82%) SPSS
4 2 (2.82%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (4.23%) SAP FI
1 3 (4.23%) SAP FI/CO
1 3 (4.23%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.82%) LAN
1 2 (2.82%) PBX
1 2 (2.82%) WAN
1 2 (2.82%) SAN
1 2 (2.82%) NAS
2 1 (1.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (29.58%) SQL Server
2 11 (15.49%) MySQL
3 6 (8.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (7.04%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.82%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 8 (11.27%) Git (software)
2 6 (8.45%) Visual Studio
3 3 (4.23%) LSMW
4 1 (1.41%) Dreamweaver
General
1 13 (18.31%) Finance
2 8 (11.27%) Manufacturing
2 8 (11.27%) Marketing
3 5 (7.04%) Advertising
4 3 (4.23%) General Ledger
5 2 (2.82%) Law
6 1 (1.41%) Legal
6 1 (1.41%) Retail
6 1 (1.41%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 30 (42.25%) Developer
2 19 (26.76%) C# Developer
3 14 (19.72%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 14 (19.72%) C# .NET Developer
4 12 (16.90%) Senior Developer
5 11 (15.49%) Senior C# Developer
6 8 (11.27%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 8 (11.27%) Consultant
6 8 (11.27%) PHP Developer
7 7 (9.86%) .NET Developer
7 7 (9.86%) ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (9.86%) Senior .NET Developer
7 7 (9.86%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (8.45%) Graduate
9 5 (7.04%) Systems Administrator
9 5 (7.04%) Analyst
9 5 (7.04%) Administrator
10 4 (5.63%) Project Manager
10 4 (5.63%) Data Manager
11 3 (4.23%) SAP CO Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (33.80%) .NET
2 17 (23.94%) ASP.NET
2 17 (23.94%) HTML
3 16 (22.54%) CSS
4 10 (14.08%) LINQ
5 8 (11.27%) jQuery
5 8 (11.27%) Symfony
5 8 (11.27%) LAMP
6 7 (9.86%) WCF
6 7 (9.86%) WPF
6 7 (9.86%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (8.45%) .NET Framework
8 5 (7.04%) Middleware
9 4 (5.63%) JSON
9 4 (5.63%) XML
10 3 (4.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 2 (2.82%) HTML5
11 2 (2.82%) Web Services
12 1 (1.41%) XHTML
12 1 (1.41%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.72%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (16.90%) Computer Science
3 8 (11.27%) Social Media
4 6 (8.45%) User Experience
5 2 (2.82%) Psychology
5 2 (2.82%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.82%) FMCG
5 2 (2.82%) iSeries
5 2 (2.82%) AS400
5 2 (2.82%) Economics
5 2 (2.82%) Statistics
5 2 (2.82%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.41%) Physics
6 1 (1.41%) Copywriting
6 1 (1.41%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.86%) Linux
2 5 (7.04%) Windows
3 3 (4.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (4.23%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.82%) Windows Vista
4 2 (2.82%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.41%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (19.72%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (16.90%) Web Development
3 10 (14.08%) MVC
4 9 (12.68%) E-Commerce
4 9 (12.68%) OO
5 8 (11.27%) OOP
5 8 (11.27%) OO PHP
6 7 (9.86%) MVVM
6 7 (9.86%) Project Management
6 7 (9.86%) Software Engineering
6 7 (9.86%) Scrum
7 6 (8.45%) Data Management
7 6 (8.45%) CRM
7 6 (8.45%) Data Governance
8 5 (7.04%) Mentoring
8 5 (7.04%) Performance Management
8 5 (7.04%) EAI
8 5 (7.04%) Web Design
8 5 (7.04%) Migration
9 4 (5.63%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 21 (29.58%) C#
2 13 (18.31%) JavaScript
3 11 (15.49%) SQL
4 9 (12.68%) PHP
5 8 (11.27%) PHP5
6 7 (9.86%) XAML
7 3 (4.23%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.82%) RPG
9 1 (1.41%) ABAP
9 1 (1.41%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 5 (7.04%) SC Cleared
1 5 (7.04%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.23%) CISSP
4 2 (2.82%) A+ Certification
4 2 (2.82%) MCTS
4 2 (2.82%) MCITP
4 2 (2.82%) MCSE
4 2 (2.82%) MCSA
5 1 (1.41%) HNC
5 1 (1.41%) HND
5 1 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (4.23%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.82%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.63%) Active Directory
1 4 (5.63%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (5.63%) XenApp
2 2 (2.82%) XenDesktop
2 2 (2.82%) vSphere
2 2 (2.82%) Terminal Services
2 2 (2.82%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.41%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (2.82%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (22.54%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.27%) Zend
3 6 (8.45%) Oracle
4 5 (7.04%) Adobe
5 4 (5.63%) SAP
5 4 (5.63%) Citrix
5 4 (5.63%) VMware
6 3 (4.23%) Splunk
6 3 (4.23%) ArcSight
7 2 (2.82%) Nortel
7 2 (2.82%) Avaya
8 1 (1.41%) Remedy
8 1 (1.41%) Autodesk
8 1 (1.41%) HP
8 1 (1.41%) Draytek
Preston, Lancashire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Lancashire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago