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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 2 37 18
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -19
Permanent jobs citing Degree 93 26 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 26.72% 5.00% 10.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 78.15% 26.53% 49.47%
Number of salaries quoted 60 26 35
Average salary £39,000 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,600 £21,750 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
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
119 98 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 34.20% 18.85% 21.44%
Number of salaries quoted 84 83 75
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £52,450
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Chorley - 43 £33,500 - 4
Preston +10 14 £19,000 -36.66% 4
Lancaster - 8 £35,000 -
Blackpool - 4 £26,500 -
Lytham St Annes - 3 £40,000 -
Degree
North West

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 61 (37.20%) SQL
2 55 (33.54%) Analytical Skills
3 42 (25.61%) Java
4 39 (23.78%) BPSS Clearance
5 32 (19.51%) Finance
5 32 (19.51%) .NET
5 32 (19.51%) Security Cleared
6 31 (18.90%) jQuery
6 31 (18.90%) ASP.NET
6 31 (18.90%) Project Management
7 29 (17.68%) ITIL
8 28 (17.07%) SC Cleared
9 27 (16.46%) Computer Science
9 27 (16.46%) HTML
10 26 (15.85%) Windows
10 26 (15.85%) CSS
10 26 (15.85%) MVC
11 24 (14.63%) JavaScript
12 23 (14.02%) User Acceptance Testing
12 23 (14.02%) Unit Testing
13 21 (12.80%) T-SQL
13 21 (12.80%) Middleware
14 20 (12.20%) webMethods
14 20 (12.20%) WebSphere MQ
14 20 (12.20%) Software AG
14 20 (12.20%) Tomcat
14 20 (12.20%) IBM
14 20 (12.20%) PRINCE2
14 20 (12.20%) Hibernate
14 20 (12.20%) IBM Integration Bus

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 20 (12.20%) Tomcat
1 20 (12.20%) WebSphere
1 20 (12.20%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
2 2 (1.22%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.22%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.61%) CMS
3 1 (0.61%) ColdFusion
3 1 (0.61%) JBoss
3 1 (0.61%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (4.88%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.66%) MS Office
3 3 (1.83%) MS Project
4 2 (1.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.44%) OpenText Process Suite
2 2 (1.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.61%) GitHub
1 1 (0.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.22%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (10.98%) SQL Server
2 16 (9.76%) Relational Database
3 9 (5.49%) Big Data
4 4 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.83%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.61%) MySQL
6 1 (0.61%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (3.05%) JIRA
1 5 (3.05%) Selenium
2 2 (1.22%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.22%) PHPUnit
2 2 (1.22%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.22%) WebDriver
3 1 (0.61%) PowerBuilder
3 1 (0.61%) Subversion
General
1 32 (19.51%) Finance
2 13 (7.93%) Marketing
3 2 (1.22%) Retail
4 1 (0.61%) Back Office
4 1 (0.61%) Electronics
4 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 53 (32.32%) Developer
2 40 (24.39%) Analyst
3 30 (18.29%) Project Manager
4 20 (12.20%) Business Analyst
4 20 (12.20%) Java Developer
5 15 (9.15%) Junior
6 13 (7.93%) Applications Developer
6 13 (7.93%) Infrastructure Manager
6 13 (7.93%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 13 (7.93%) Software Developer
7 12 (7.32%) IT Analyst
8 10 (6.10%) .NET Developer
8 10 (6.10%) C# Developer
9 9 (5.49%) ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (5.49%) C# .NET Developer
9 9 (5.49%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (5.49%) Consultant
9 9 (5.49%) Java Software Developer
10 8 (4.88%) Business Consultant
10 8 (4.88%) Integration Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (19.51%) .NET
2 31 (18.90%) ASP.NET
2 31 (18.90%) jQuery
3 27 (16.46%) HTML
4 26 (15.85%) CSS
5 21 (12.80%) Middleware
6 20 (12.20%) Hibernate
6 20 (12.20%) IBM Integration Bus
6 20 (12.20%) Spring
6 20 (12.20%) WebSphere MQ
7 3 (1.83%) .NET Framework
7 3 (1.83%) HTML5
8 2 (1.22%) AngularJS
8 2 (1.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (1.22%) Behat
8 2 (1.22%) CSS3
8 2 (1.22%) Doctrine
8 2 (1.22%) Entity Framework
8 2 (1.22%) Symfony
9 1 (0.61%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 55 (33.54%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (16.46%) Computer Science
3 9 (5.49%) Social Media
4 5 (3.05%) Driving Licence
4 5 (3.05%) Mathematics
4 5 (3.05%) Physics
5 2 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.61%) Animation
6 1 (0.61%) APACS
6 1 (0.61%) EMV
6 1 (0.61%) PMI
6 1 (0.61%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 26 (15.85%) Windows
2 20 (12.20%) Windows Server
3 18 (10.98%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.61%) Linux
4 1 (0.61%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (18.90%) Project Management
2 29 (17.68%) ITIL
3 26 (15.85%) MVC
4 23 (14.02%) Unit Testing
4 23 (14.02%) User Acceptance Testing
5 20 (12.20%) Business Analysis
5 20 (12.20%) PRINCE2
5 20 (12.20%) Project Planning
6 19 (11.59%) Change Management
7 12 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (6.10%) CRM
9 9 (5.49%) Cybersecurity
9 9 (5.49%) Online Marketing
10 8 (4.88%) Kanban
11 6 (3.66%) Software Engineering
12 5 (3.05%) Automated Testing
12 5 (3.05%) Change Control
12 5 (3.05%) Regression Testing
12 5 (3.05%) Test Scripting
12 5 (3.05%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 61 (37.20%) SQL
2 42 (25.61%) Java
3 24 (14.63%) JavaScript
4 21 (12.80%) T-SQL
5 18 (10.98%) C#
6 16 (9.76%) C++
7 4 (2.44%) C
7 4 (2.44%) PHP
8 3 (1.83%) ABAP
8 3 (1.83%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.22%) VB
10 1 (0.61%) VB6
Qualifications
1 39 (23.78%) BPSS Clearance
2 32 (19.51%) Security Cleared
3 28 (17.07%) SC Cleared
4 16 (9.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 8 (4.88%) HND
6 5 (3.05%) PMI Certification
6 5 (3.05%) PMP
7 4 (2.44%) DV Cleared
8 2 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.61%) APMP
9 1 (0.61%) MCP
9 1 (0.61%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.49%) QA
2 4 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (1.83%) Active Directory
1 3 (1.83%) SAP ITS
2 2 (1.22%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.22%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (1.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (12.20%) IBM
1 20 (12.20%) MuleSoft
1 20 (12.20%) Software AG
1 20 (12.20%) webMethods
2 12 (7.32%) Microsoft
3 6 (3.66%) Remedy
4 5 (3.05%) HP
4 5 (3.05%) Telerik
5 4 (2.44%) SAP
5 4 (2.44%) TIBCO
6 3 (1.83%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.22%) Capita
7 2 (1.22%) Oracle
8 1 (0.61%) Mentor Graphics
Chorley
Recital Consulting Ltd
Salary: 30000-36000 Per Annum company bonus scheme
Posted: Yesterday
Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + benefits and training
Posted: 2 days ago
Leyland, Lancashire
Newton Blue
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + car and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: Salary To 40k DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: to £45k DOE + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Chorley
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Pension, Medical Insurance
Posted: 8 days ago
Chorley
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Leyland, Lancashire
AWD online
Salary: circa £30,000 + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Chorley
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Pension, Medical Insurance
Posted: 20 days ago
Leyland, Lancashire
Cegedimrx
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Preston
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago