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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 24 23 12
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -11
Permanent jobs citing Degree 47 42 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 9.02% 8.06% 12.79%
As % of the Qualifications category 58.75% 45.65% 44.08%
Number of salaries quoted 45 38 60
Average salary £38,500 £24,500 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.14% -14.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £18,000 £18,900
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £56,750 £40,250
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
80 92 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 15.36% 17.66% 29.01%
Number of salaries quoted 70 86 138
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,400 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,995 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +2.48%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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
(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
Preston +1 16 £37,500 +36.36% 9
Lancaster - 9 £40,000 -
Chorley -5 6 £39,750 +62.24% 2
Blackpool -1 4 £44,000 +15.53% 2
Newton-le-Willows +10 3 £21,000 -15.15%
Blackburn -1 3 £45,000 +136.84% 1
Burnley -7 2 £35,000 +75.00% 1
Lytham St Annes - 1 £42,500 - 3
Degree
North West

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 26 (36.11%) .NET
2 21 (29.17%) SQL
2 21 (29.17%) C#
3 19 (26.39%) HTML
3 19 (26.39%) SQL Server
4 17 (23.61%) ASP.NET
4 17 (23.61%) Microsoft
5 15 (20.83%) JavaScript
5 15 (20.83%) Finance
5 15 (20.83%) jQuery
6 14 (19.44%) Marketing
7 12 (16.67%) HTML5
8 11 (15.28%) Computer Science
8 11 (15.28%) CSS
8 11 (15.28%) XML
9 10 (13.89%) MS Excel
9 10 (13.89%) Software Engineering
10 9 (12.50%) E-Commerce
10 9 (12.50%) Linux
10 9 (12.50%) Oracle
11 8 (11.11%) MVC
11 8 (11.11%) Web Services
11 8 (11.11%) Windows
11 8 (11.11%) Web Development
11 8 (11.11%) Unit Testing
11 8 (11.11%) Social Media
12 7 (9.72%) LINQ
12 7 (9.72%) SOAP
12 7 (9.72%) Java
12 7 (9.72%) Migration

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 5 (6.94%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.56%) WebLogic Portal
2 4 (5.56%) WebLogic
3 3 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (4.17%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.17%) SAS
3 3 (4.17%) IIS
3 3 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.78%) Lync
5 1 (1.39%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.39%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.39%) CMS
5 1 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (13.89%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.56%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (5.56%) Photoshop
3 2 (2.78%) SPSS
3 2 (2.78%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.78%) MS Office
4 1 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) SAP CO
1 1 (1.39%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (1.39%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.94%) VLAN
2 4 (5.56%) Internet
2 4 (5.56%) LAN
2 4 (5.56%) VoIP
2 4 (5.56%) WAN
3 3 (4.17%) Firewall
4 2 (2.78%) SAN
4 2 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (2.78%) NAS
5 1 (1.39%) SSL
5 1 (1.39%) ADSL
5 1 (1.39%) DHCP
5 1 (1.39%) VPN
5 1 (1.39%) IPsec
5 1 (1.39%) DNS
5 1 (1.39%) OSPF
5 1 (1.39%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (26.39%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (5.56%) MySQL
4 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (6.94%) Visual Studio
2 4 (5.56%) Dreamweaver
3 3 (4.17%) MyEclipse
3 3 (4.17%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.39%) LSMW
General
1 15 (20.83%) Finance
2 14 (19.44%) Marketing
3 7 (9.72%) Manufacturing
4 5 (6.94%) Financial Institution
5 4 (5.56%) Advertising
6 3 (4.17%) Retail
7 1 (1.39%) General Ledger
7 1 (1.39%) Electronics
7 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (40.28%) Developer
2 14 (19.44%) C# Developer
2 14 (19.44%) Senior Developer
3 12 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 12 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 9 (12.50%) Senior C# Developer
4 9 (12.50%) Analyst
5 7 (9.72%) Software Developer
6 6 (8.33%) Graduate
7 5 (6.94%) Graduate Developer
7 5 (6.94%) Data Analyst
7 5 (6.94%) Administrator
7 5 (6.94%) Junior
8 4 (5.56%) Software Engineer
8 4 (5.56%) Project Manager
8 4 (5.56%) Business Analyst
8 4 (5.56%) Consultant
8 4 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (5.56%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (5.56%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (36.11%) .NET
2 19 (26.39%) HTML
3 17 (23.61%) ASP.NET
4 15 (20.83%) jQuery
5 12 (16.67%) HTML5
6 11 (15.28%) CSS
6 11 (15.28%) XML
7 8 (11.11%) Web Services
8 7 (9.72%) LINQ
8 7 (9.72%) SOAP
9 5 (6.94%) .NET Framework
10 4 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 4 (5.56%) Middleware
10 4 (5.56%) Hibernate
10 4 (5.56%) JSP
10 4 (5.56%) Struts
10 4 (5.56%) WCF
10 4 (5.56%) WPF
10 4 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (5.56%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.28%) Computer Science
2 8 (11.11%) Social Media
3 6 (8.33%) New Media
3 6 (8.33%) AS400
3 6 (8.33%) iSeries
4 4 (5.56%) Mobile App
5 3 (4.17%) Streaming Media
5 3 (4.17%) FMCG
5 3 (4.17%) Copywriting
5 3 (4.17%) W3C
6 2 (2.78%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.78%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.78%) Psychology
6 2 (2.78%) Statistics
6 2 (2.78%) Economics
7 1 (1.39%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.39%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.50%) Linux
2 8 (11.11%) Windows
3 3 (4.17%) Android
3 3 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (4.17%) Apple iOS
3 3 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.78%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.39%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.39%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (13.89%) Software Engineering
2 9 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 8 (11.11%) MVC
3 8 (11.11%) Web Development
3 8 (11.11%) Unit Testing
4 7 (9.72%) Migration
4 7 (9.72%) Scrum
4 7 (9.72%) Analytics
5 6 (8.33%) Project Management
5 6 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (6.94%) Data Analysis
6 5 (6.94%) Online Marketing
6 5 (6.94%) Release Management
6 5 (6.94%) System Testing
6 5 (6.94%) Kanban
6 5 (6.94%) Requirements Analysis
6 5 (6.94%) CRM
6 5 (6.94%) Service Delivery
6 5 (6.94%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (6.94%) Marketing Analytics
Programming Languages
1 21 (29.17%) SQL
1 21 (29.17%) C#
2 15 (20.83%) JavaScript
3 7 (9.72%) Java
4 5 (6.94%) C++
4 5 (6.94%) PHP
4 5 (6.94%) RPG
5 4 (5.56%) XAML
6 3 (4.17%) Ruby
6 3 (4.17%) C
6 3 (4.17%) T-SQL
6 3 (4.17%) Objective-C
7 2 (2.78%) Perl
7 2 (2.78%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (8.33%) MCSE
2 5 (6.94%) SC Cleared
2 5 (6.94%) Security Cleared
3 4 (5.56%) HND
4 3 (4.17%) HNC
4 3 (4.17%) MCP
5 2 (2.78%) MCSA
5 2 (2.78%) MCTS
5 2 (2.78%) MCITP
6 1 (1.39%) MBA
6 1 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.56%) Hyper-V
2 3 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.17%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.78%) XenApp
3 2 (2.78%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.39%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 2 (2.78%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (23.61%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.50%) Oracle
3 6 (8.33%) VMware
4 5 (6.94%) Citrix
5 3 (4.17%) Adobe
6 1 (1.39%) WatchGuard
6 1 (1.39%) Draytek
6 1 (1.39%) Cisco
6 1 (1.39%) IBM
6 1 (1.39%) HP
6 1 (1.39%) SAP
6 1 (1.39%) Epicor
6 1 (1.39%) Avaya
6 1 (1.39%) Autodesk
Chorley, Lancashire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
CSC
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Lytham St. Annes, Lancashire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leyland, Lancashire
Newton Blue
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + car and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Blue Octopus Recruitment LLP
Salary: Up to £26,096 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Preston
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Health, Bonus,hols
Posted: 15 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
TheSmartList
Posted: 16 days ago
Burnley, Lancashire
TheSmartList
Posted: 16 days ago
Barnoldswick, Lancashire
TheSmartList
Posted: 16 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Suresite Group Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus company benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
CSC
Salary: From £60 to £70 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Preston
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Health, Bonus
Posted: 21 days ago