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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 18 17 33
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +16
Permanent jobs citing Degree 39 48 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 9.07% 10.46% 5.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 41.94% 44.44% 25.24%
Number of salaries quoted 39 39 21
Average salary £27,500 £32,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +4.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,400 £19,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
93 108 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 21.63% 23.53% 21.11%
Number of salaries quoted 85 88 83
Average salary £30,969 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £42,500
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 30 March 2015.

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 30 March 2015. 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 +7 7 £27,500 -6.77% 4
Blackpool -4 5 £24,375 -8.01% 2
Blackburn -6 5 £55,000 +189.47% 2
Chorley +3 3 £50,000 +25.00%
Nelson - 3 £15,000 -
Lancaster +4 1 £28,000 -12.50%
Accrington - 1 £22,500 -
Degree
North West

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 19 (29.69%) Project Management
2 17 (26.56%) HTML
3 14 (21.88%) CSS
3 14 (21.88%) PRINCE2
4 13 (20.31%) SQL
4 13 (20.31%) SQL Server
4 13 (20.31%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (18.75%) Network Security
6 11 (17.19%) MySQL
6 11 (17.19%) PHP
6 11 (17.19%) Mentoring
7 10 (15.63%) Systems Analysis
7 10 (15.63%) Marketing
7 10 (15.63%) JavaScript
7 10 (15.63%) Finance
8 9 (14.06%) OO
9 8 (12.50%) OOP
9 8 (12.50%) Photoshop
9 8 (12.50%) Management Information System
9 8 (12.50%) Service Management
9 8 (12.50%) Manufacturing
9 8 (12.50%) LAMP
9 8 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
9 8 (12.50%) Symfony
9 8 (12.50%) Zend
9 8 (12.50%) OO PHP
9 8 (12.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 8 (12.50%) Git (software)
9 8 (12.50%) WordPress
9 8 (12.50%) PHP5

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 (12.50%) WordPress
2 4 (6.25%) IIS
3 3 (4.69%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.13%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.56%) SAS
5 1 (1.56%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.56%) JBoss
5 1 (1.56%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.56%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.56%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (12.50%) Photoshop
1 8 (12.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (6.25%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (6.25%) InDesign
3 1 (1.56%) MS Office
3 1 (1.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (6.25%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 12 (18.75%) Network Security
2 4 (6.25%) Broadband
3 3 (4.69%) LAN
4 2 (3.13%) WAN
4 2 (3.13%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.13%) Internet
5 1 (1.56%) Firewall
5 1 (1.56%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.56%) VPN
5 1 (1.56%) DHCP
5 1 (1.56%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.56%) PBX
5 1 (1.56%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.31%) SQL Server
2 11 (17.19%) MySQL
3 6 (9.38%) Relational Database
4 4 (6.25%) MS Access
5 3 (4.69%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (4.69%) WhereScape RED
6 2 (3.13%) SQLBase
6 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.56%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.25%) Rhino Mocks
2 4 (6.25%) Moq
2 4 (6.25%) NUnit
General
1 10 (15.63%) Finance
1 10 (15.63%) Marketing
2 8 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 4 (6.25%) Advertising
4 3 (4.69%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.13%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.56%) Law
6 1 (1.56%) Legal
6 1 (1.56%) Military
6 1 (1.56%) Retail
6 1 (1.56%) Electronics
6 1 (1.56%) Italian Language
6 1 (1.56%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 16 (25.00%) Developer
2 12 (18.75%) Analyst
2 12 (18.75%) Junior
3 9 (14.06%) Project Manager
3 9 (14.06%) Systems Analyst
4 8 (12.50%) PHP Developer
4 8 (12.50%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 7 (10.94%) IT Project Manager
6 6 (9.38%) Junior Developer
6 6 (9.38%) Senior Project Manager
6 6 (9.38%) .NET Developer
6 6 (9.38%) Senior Manager
6 6 (9.38%) Senior IT Project Manager
7 5 (7.81%) Business Analyst
8 4 (6.25%) Graduate
8 4 (6.25%) PPC Executive
8 4 (6.25%) PPC Manager
8 4 (6.25%) PPC Analyst
8 4 (6.25%) Designer
8 4 (6.25%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (26.56%) HTML
2 14 (21.88%) CSS
3 8 (12.50%) LAMP
3 8 (12.50%) Symfony
4 7 (10.94%) .NET
4 7 (10.94%) ASP.NET
5 6 (9.38%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (9.38%) LINQ
6 4 (6.25%) NHibernate
6 4 (6.25%) .NET Framework
7 3 (4.69%) Web Services
7 3 (4.69%) Grails
8 2 (3.13%) WCF
8 2 (3.13%) WPF
9 1 (1.56%) EDI
9 1 (1.56%) Web Dynpro
9 1 (1.56%) JSON
9 1 (1.56%) J2EE
9 1 (1.56%) JSP
9 1 (1.56%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.31%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 8 (12.50%) Social Media
3 5 (7.81%) Computer Science
4 4 (6.25%) Copywriting
4 4 (6.25%) Blog
4 4 (6.25%) Tandem
4 4 (6.25%) User Experience
5 1 (1.56%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.56%) Physics
5 1 (1.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.94%) Windows
2 3 (4.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (4.69%) Windows 7
2 3 (4.69%) Windows 8
3 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (3.13%) Linux
3 2 (3.13%) Windows XP
3 2 (3.13%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (29.69%) Project Management
2 14 (21.88%) PRINCE2
3 11 (17.19%) Mentoring
4 10 (15.63%) Systems Analysis
5 9 (14.06%) OO
6 8 (12.50%) OOP
6 8 (12.50%) Service Management
6 8 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
6 8 (12.50%) OO PHP
7 7 (10.94%) Technical Analysis
7 7 (10.94%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (10.94%) E-Commerce
8 6 (9.38%) MVC
8 6 (9.38%) Scrum
8 6 (9.38%) Web Development
9 5 (7.81%) Web Design
10 4 (6.25%) SEO
10 4 (6.25%) Pay per click
10 4 (6.25%) Performance Management
10 4 (6.25%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 13 (20.31%) SQL
2 11 (17.19%) PHP
3 10 (15.63%) JavaScript
4 8 (12.50%) PHP5
5 6 (9.38%) C#
5 6 (9.38%) Java
6 3 (4.69%) Groovy
7 2 (3.13%) XAML
7 2 (3.13%) VBA
8 1 (1.56%) SAPscript
8 1 (1.56%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (3.13%) CISSP
2 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.56%) A+ Certification
2 1 (1.56%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) SLA
1 3 (4.69%) QA
2 2 (3.13%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (3.13%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.56%) XenApp
2 1 (1.56%) vSphere
2 1 (1.56%) Firmware
2 1 (1.56%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 8 (12.50%) Zend
2 7 (10.94%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.81%) Adobe
4 4 (6.25%) Google
5 3 (4.69%) GUPTA
6 2 (3.13%) VMware
6 2 (3.13%) Splunk
6 2 (3.13%) ArcSight
7 1 (1.56%) Draytek
7 1 (1.56%) SAP
7 1 (1.56%) Nortel
7 1 (1.56%) Citrix
7 1 (1.56%) Avaya
7 1 (1.56%) Epicor
7 1 (1.56%) Remedy
Preston, Lancashire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
GLM Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
GLM Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £46,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Preston
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Preston
Noir Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Leyland, Lancashire
Sevron Ltd
Salary: From £15,000 to £25,000 per annum Depending on experience
Posted: 13 days ago
Burnley
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 24 days ago