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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 18 22 34
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +12
Permanent jobs citing Degree 43 38 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 9.98% 8.33% 5.93%
As % of the Qualifications category 46.74% 38.38% 25.66%
Number of salaries quoted 41 31 25
Average salary £27,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,084 £19,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £38,400
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
92 99 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 21.35% 21.71% 23.11%
Number of salaries quoted 86 81 94
Average salary £31,250 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,084 £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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +6 7 £27,500 +37.50% 4
Blackpool - 7 £24,375 - 1
Blackburn +1 5 £55,000 +136.55% 2
Chorley +1 3 £50,000 +25.00%
Nelson - 3 £15,000 -
Lancaster +1 1 £28,000 +3.70%
Accrington - 1 £22,500 -
Bacup - 1 £35,000 -
Degree
North West

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 18 (27.69%) HTML
2 17 (26.15%) Project Management
3 15 (23.08%) SQL
3 15 (23.08%) CSS
4 14 (21.54%) PRINCE2
4 14 (21.54%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 12 (18.46%) MySQL
6 12 (18.46%) JavaScript
6 12 (18.46%) PHP
6 12 (18.46%) Network Security
7 11 (16.92%) Systems Analysis
7 11 (16.92%) Marketing
7 11 (16.92%) Finance
8 10 (15.38%) Manufacturing
9 9 (13.85%) OO
9 9 (13.85%) Microsoft
9 9 (13.85%) Mentoring
9 9 (13.85%) Social Media
10 8 (12.31%) OO PHP
10 8 (12.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 8 (12.31%) Digital Marketing
10 8 (12.31%) PHP5
10 8 (12.31%) Symfony
10 8 (12.31%) Zend
10 8 (12.31%) Git (software)
10 8 (12.31%) WordPress
10 8 (12.31%) OOP
10 8 (12.31%) Photoshop
10 8 (12.31%) Management Information System

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (12.31%) WordPress
2 3 (4.62%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.08%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.08%) IIS
3 2 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.54%) JBoss
4 1 (1.54%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.54%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.54%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.54%) SAS
4 1 (1.54%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (12.31%) Photoshop
1 8 (12.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (6.15%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (6.15%) InDesign
2 4 (6.15%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.62%) MS Office
4 2 (3.08%) MS Visio
4 2 (3.08%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (7.69%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 12 (18.46%) Network Security
2 4 (6.15%) Broadband
3 3 (4.62%) LAN
4 2 (3.08%) WAN
4 2 (3.08%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.08%) Internet
5 1 (1.54%) Firewall
5 1 (1.54%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.54%) VPN
5 1 (1.54%) DHCP
5 1 (1.54%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.54%) PBX
5 1 (1.54%) WebEx
5 1 (1.54%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (18.46%) MySQL
3 6 (9.23%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (9.23%) Relational Database
4 4 (6.15%) MS Access
4 4 (6.15%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (4.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (4.62%) WhereScape RED
6 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (3.08%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.08%) SQLBase
6 2 (3.08%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (3.08%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (12.31%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.15%) Rhino Mocks
2 4 (6.15%) Moq
2 4 (6.15%) NUnit
3 1 (1.54%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (16.92%) Finance
1 11 (16.92%) Marketing
2 10 (15.38%) Manufacturing
3 4 (6.15%) Advertising
4 3 (4.62%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.08%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.54%) Electronics
6 1 (1.54%) Military
6 1 (1.54%) Retail
6 1 (1.54%) Italian Language
6 1 (1.54%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 16 (24.62%) Developer
2 12 (18.46%) Analyst
2 12 (18.46%) Junior
3 9 (13.85%) Systems Analyst
4 8 (12.31%) Project Manager
4 8 (12.31%) PHP Developer
4 8 (12.31%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 6 (9.23%) Senior IT Project Manager
5 6 (9.23%) IT Project Manager
5 6 (9.23%) Junior Developer
5 6 (9.23%) Senior Project Manager
5 6 (9.23%) Senior Manager
6 5 (7.69%) .NET Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Business Analyst
7 4 (6.15%) Graduate
7 4 (6.15%) PPC Executive
7 4 (6.15%) PPC Manager
7 4 (6.15%) PPC Analyst
7 4 (6.15%) Designer
7 4 (6.15%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (27.69%) HTML
2 15 (23.08%) CSS
3 8 (12.31%) LAMP
3 8 (12.31%) Symfony
4 7 (10.77%) .NET
5 6 (9.23%) ASP.NET
6 4 (6.15%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (6.15%) LINQ
6 4 (6.15%) NHibernate
6 4 (6.15%) .NET Framework
7 3 (4.62%) Web Services
7 3 (4.62%) Grails
8 1 (1.54%) jQuery
8 1 (1.54%) EDI
8 1 (1.54%) Web Dynpro
8 1 (1.54%) JSON
8 1 (1.54%) J2EE
8 1 (1.54%) JSP
8 1 (1.54%) Hibernate
8 1 (1.54%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.54%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (13.85%) Social Media
3 8 (12.31%) Management Information System
4 7 (10.77%) Computer Science
5 5 (7.69%) User Experience
6 4 (6.15%) Copywriting
6 4 (6.15%) Blog
6 4 (6.15%) Tandem
7 3 (4.62%) Mathematics
8 2 (3.08%) Statistics
8 2 (3.08%) Life Science
8 2 (3.08%) Mobile App
8 2 (3.08%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.54%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.54%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.77%) Windows
2 3 (4.62%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (4.62%) Windows 7
2 3 (4.62%) Windows 8
3 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (3.08%) Linux
3 2 (3.08%) Windows XP
3 2 (3.08%) Windows Vista
4 1 (1.54%) Android
4 1 (1.54%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (26.15%) Project Management
2 14 (21.54%) PRINCE2
3 11 (16.92%) Systems Analysis
4 9 (13.85%) OO
4 9 (13.85%) Mentoring
5 8 (12.31%) OO PHP
5 8 (12.31%) Digital Marketing
5 8 (12.31%) OOP
6 7 (10.77%) Technical Analysis
7 6 (9.23%) Service Management
8 5 (7.69%) MVC
8 5 (7.69%) E-Commerce
8 5 (7.69%) ERP
8 5 (7.69%) Web Design
8 5 (7.69%) Web Development
8 5 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (7.69%) Analytics
9 4 (6.15%) Scrum
9 4 (6.15%) BDD
9 4 (6.15%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 15 (23.08%) SQL
2 12 (18.46%) JavaScript
2 12 (18.46%) PHP
3 8 (12.31%) PHP5
4 6 (9.23%) C#
4 6 (9.23%) Java
5 3 (4.62%) Groovy
6 2 (3.08%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.08%) VBA
7 1 (1.54%) SAPscript
7 1 (1.54%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.54%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (3.08%) APMP
2 1 (1.54%) HNC
2 1 (1.54%) HND
2 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.54%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.62%) SLA
1 3 (4.62%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.08%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.54%) XenApp
2 1 (1.54%) vSphere
2 1 (1.54%) Firmware
2 1 (1.54%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 9 (13.85%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.31%) Zend
3 5 (7.69%) Adobe
3 5 (7.69%) Google
4 3 (4.62%) GUPTA
5 2 (3.08%) VMware
5 2 (3.08%) Oracle
6 1 (1.54%) SAP
6 1 (1.54%) Draytek
6 1 (1.54%) Facebook
6 1 (1.54%) Twitter
6 1 (1.54%) Nortel
6 1 (1.54%) Citrix
6 1 (1.54%) Avaya
6 1 (1.54%) Epicor
6 1 (1.54%) Apple
6 1 (1.54%) Remedy
Lancashire
Premier Engineering
Posted: 2 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Searchability
Posted: 2 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Go IT Recruitment Limited
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Lancashire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Burnley, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £26,000 to £28,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Carnforth, Lancashire
Witherslack Group
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Blackburn
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £35k - 42k per year
Posted: 25 days ago
Preston
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago