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

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 27 17 27
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +10
Permanent jobs citing Degree 28 48 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 6.28% 11.43% 6.40%
As % of the Qualifications category 26.42% 51.06% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 28 38 26
Average salary £27,500 £30,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -1.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,200 £19,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £36,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
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
106 94 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 23.77% 22.38% 19.19%
Number of salaries quoted 98 76 75
Average salary £34,000 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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 6 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 6 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 +9 8 £30,000 +1.69% 5
Blackburn -14 5 £55,000 +189.47% 1
Blackpool -5 4 £24,375 -8.01% 1
Nelson - 3 £15,000 -
Accrington - 1 £22,500 - 1
Degree
North West

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 6 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 17 (29.82%) HTML
2 14 (24.56%) CSS
3 13 (22.81%) SQL Server
3 13 (22.81%) Project Management
4 11 (19.30%) Microsoft
4 11 (19.30%) .NET
5 10 (17.54%) JavaScript
5 10 (17.54%) C#
5 10 (17.54%) MySQL
6 9 (15.79%) ASP.NET
6 9 (15.79%) OO
6 9 (15.79%) E-Commerce
6 9 (15.79%) Service Management
6 9 (15.79%) Finance
6 9 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (14.04%) MVC
7 8 (14.04%) Manufacturing
7 8 (14.04%) Scrum
7 8 (14.04%) LAMP
7 8 (14.04%) OOP
7 8 (14.04%) Photoshop
7 8 (14.04%) PHP
7 8 (14.04%) Marketing
7 8 (14.04%) Web Development
7 8 (14.04%) Symfony
7 8 (14.04%) Zend
7 8 (14.04%) LINQ
7 8 (14.04%) Digital Marketing
7 8 (14.04%) PHP5
7 8 (14.04%) WordPress

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 (14.04%) WordPress
2 5 (8.77%) IIS
3 3 (5.26%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.26%) MS Exchange
3 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.51%) SAS
5 1 (1.75%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.75%) JBoss
5 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.75%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.75%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (14.04%) Photoshop
1 8 (14.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (7.02%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (7.02%) InDesign
3 3 (5.26%) MS Excel
4 2 (3.51%) MS Office
4 2 (3.51%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.26%) WAN
1 3 (5.26%) Broadband
1 3 (5.26%) LAN
2 2 (3.51%) PBX
2 2 (3.51%) Internet
3 1 (1.75%) Firewall
3 1 (1.75%) DHCP
3 1 (1.75%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.75%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.81%) SQL Server
2 10 (17.54%) MySQL
3 4 (7.02%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (3.51%) MS Access
6 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.75%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (14.04%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.02%) Rhino Mocks
2 4 (7.02%) Moq
2 4 (7.02%) NUnit
3 2 (3.51%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (15.79%) Finance
2 8 (14.04%) Manufacturing
2 8 (14.04%) Marketing
3 4 (7.02%) Advertising
4 3 (5.26%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.51%) Law
6 1 (1.75%) Legal
6 1 (1.75%) Military
6 1 (1.75%) Electronics
6 1 (1.75%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.75%) Italian Language
6 1 (1.75%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 20 (35.09%) Developer
2 9 (15.79%) Project Manager
3 8 (14.04%) .NET Developer
3 8 (14.04%) PHP Developer
3 8 (14.04%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 7 (12.28%) IT Project Manager
5 6 (10.53%) C# Developer
5 6 (10.53%) Senior Project Manager
5 6 (10.53%) Junior
5 6 (10.53%) Senior Manager
5 6 (10.53%) Senior IT Project Manager
5 6 (10.53%) Junior Developer
6 4 (7.02%) PPC Executive
6 4 (7.02%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (7.02%) PPC Manager
6 4 (7.02%) PPC Analyst
6 4 (7.02%) PPC Specialist
6 4 (7.02%) Designer
6 4 (7.02%) Senior .NET Developer
6 4 (7.02%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (29.82%) HTML
2 14 (24.56%) CSS
3 11 (19.30%) .NET
4 9 (15.79%) ASP.NET
5 8 (14.04%) LAMP
5 8 (14.04%) Symfony
5 8 (14.04%) LINQ
5 8 (14.04%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (10.53%) .NET Framework
7 4 (7.02%) WCF
7 4 (7.02%) WPF
7 4 (7.02%) NHibernate
8 1 (1.75%) J2EE
8 1 (1.75%) JSON
8 1 (1.75%) Hibernate
8 1 (1.75%) SAP Smart Forms
8 1 (1.75%) BAPI
8 1 (1.75%) Spring
8 1 (1.75%) SAP ALE
8 1 (1.75%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.04%) Social Media
2 7 (12.28%) Computer Science
3 6 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (7.02%) User Experience
4 4 (7.02%) Copywriting
4 4 (7.02%) Blog
4 4 (7.02%) Tandem
5 1 (1.75%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.75%) Physics
5 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.28%) Windows
2 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (7.02%) Windows 7
3 3 (5.26%) Linux
4 2 (3.51%) Windows XP
4 2 (3.51%) Windows 8
4 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.51%) Windows Vista
5 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.81%) Project Management
2 9 (15.79%) Service Management
2 9 (15.79%) OO
2 9 (15.79%) E-Commerce
2 9 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (14.04%) Web Development
3 8 (14.04%) Digital Marketing
3 8 (14.04%) Scrum
3 8 (14.04%) OOP
3 8 (14.04%) MVC
3 8 (14.04%) OO PHP
4 7 (12.28%) Mentoring
4 7 (12.28%) PRINCE2
5 6 (10.53%) Performance Management
5 6 (10.53%) Analytics
6 5 (8.77%) Software Engineering
6 5 (8.77%) Web Design
7 4 (7.02%) Content Management
7 4 (7.02%) SEO
7 4 (7.02%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (17.54%) JavaScript
1 10 (17.54%) C#
2 8 (14.04%) PHP5
2 8 (14.04%) PHP
3 6 (10.53%) SQL
4 4 (7.02%) XAML
5 3 (5.26%) Java
6 1 (1.75%) ABAP
6 1 (1.75%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 6 (10.53%) VCP4
2 3 (5.26%) CISSP
3 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.51%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.26%) SLA
1 3 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (5.26%) QA
1 3 (5.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (5.26%) Active Directory
1 3 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.51%) XenApp
2 2 (3.51%) vSphere
2 2 (3.51%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.75%) Firmware
Vendors
1 11 (19.30%) Microsoft
2 8 (14.04%) Zend
3 5 (8.77%) Adobe
4 4 (7.02%) Google
5 3 (5.26%) Splunk
5 3 (5.26%) ArcSight
5 3 (5.26%) VMware
6 2 (3.51%) Nortel
6 2 (3.51%) Citrix
6 2 (3.51%) Avaya
7 1 (1.75%) Epicor
7 1 (1.75%) Remedy
7 1 (1.75%) SAP
7 1 (1.75%) HP
7 1 (1.75%) Draytek
Blackpool, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Accrington
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Burnley
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Blackburn, Lancashire
Novus digital recruitment limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus benefits, career progression, o
Posted: 2 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Preston
Noir Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
BAE Systems
Posted: 8 days ago
Barnoldswick, Lancashire
The SmartList
Salary: £30k+ depending on experience
Posted: 9 days ago