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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 27 19 12
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -7
Permanent jobs citing Degree 46 55 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 9.22% 9.68% 13.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 54.76% 56.12% 41.57%
Number of salaries quoted 39 50 59
Average salary £40,000 £24,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.26% -5.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £18,000 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
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
84 98 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 16.83% 17.25% 32.61%
Number of salaries quoted 69 86 145
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 £19,500 £20,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 £35,000 +40.00% 9
Lancaster - 7 £40,000 -
Chorley 0 6 £33,000 +34.69% 3
Blackpool 0 4 £44,000 +45.25% 2
Lytham St Annes - 4 £42,500 -
Blackburn +7 3 £45,000 +136.84%
Newton-le-Willows +10 1 £21,000 +16.66%
Degree
North West

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 28 (37.33%) .NET
2 23 (30.67%) C#
3 21 (28.00%) SQL Server
4 19 (25.33%) Microsoft
4 19 (25.33%) Finance
5 17 (22.67%) SQL
5 17 (22.67%) ASP.NET
5 17 (22.67%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (18.67%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (17.33%) Marketing
8 12 (16.00%) jQuery
8 12 (16.00%) HTML
9 11 (14.67%) MS Excel
9 11 (14.67%) Computer Science
10 10 (13.33%) E-Commerce
10 10 (13.33%) Linux
11 9 (12.00%) MVC
11 9 (12.00%) Oracle
11 9 (12.00%) Web Development
12 8 (10.67%) LINQ
12 8 (10.67%) .NET Framework
12 8 (10.67%) Unit Testing
12 8 (10.67%) Social Media
12 8 (10.67%) Analytics
12 8 (10.67%) JavaScript
12 8 (10.67%) Visual Studio
13 7 (9.33%) Windows
13 7 (9.33%) Migration
13 7 (9.33%) Manufacturing
13 7 (9.33%) HTML5

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 6 (8.00%) SAS
2 5 (6.67%) WebLogic Portal
2 5 (6.67%) WebLogic
2 5 (6.67%) MS Exchange
3 3 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (4.00%) IIS
3 3 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (2.67%) Lync
5 1 (1.33%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.33%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.33%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.33%) CMS
Applications
1 11 (14.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.67%) MS Visio
3 4 (5.33%) Photoshop
3 4 (5.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (5.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.67%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (2.67%) MS Office
4 2 (2.67%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (4.00%) SAP FI
1 3 (4.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 3 (4.00%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.33%) VLAN
2 3 (4.00%) Firewall
2 3 (4.00%) LAN
2 3 (4.00%) VoIP
2 3 (4.00%) WAN
3 2 (2.67%) SAN
3 2 (2.67%) Internet
3 2 (2.67%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (2.67%) NAS
4 1 (1.33%) IPsec
4 1 (1.33%) ADSL
4 1 (1.33%) OSPF
4 1 (1.33%) BGP
4 1 (1.33%) DHCP
4 1 (1.33%) VPN
4 1 (1.33%) DNS
4 1 (1.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (28.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (5.33%) MySQL
4 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (10.67%) Visual Studio
2 4 (5.33%) Dreamweaver
3 3 (4.00%) LSMW
General
1 19 (25.33%) Finance
2 13 (17.33%) Marketing
3 7 (9.33%) Manufacturing
4 4 (5.33%) Advertising
4 4 (5.33%) Financial Institution
5 3 (4.00%) Retail
5 3 (4.00%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.33%) Electronics
6 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (38.67%) Developer
2 18 (24.00%) C# Developer
3 15 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 13 (17.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 13 (17.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (13.33%) Senior C# Developer
5 10 (13.33%) Analyst
6 7 (9.33%) Graduate
6 7 (9.33%) Software Developer
7 6 (8.00%) Consultant
7 6 (8.00%) Administrator
8 5 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (6.67%) .NET Developer
8 5 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
8 5 (6.67%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (5.33%) Graduate Developer
9 4 (5.33%) Data Manager
9 4 (5.33%) Data Analyst
9 4 (5.33%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (37.33%) .NET
2 17 (22.67%) ASP.NET
3 12 (16.00%) HTML
3 12 (16.00%) jQuery
4 8 (10.67%) LINQ
4 8 (10.67%) .NET Framework
5 7 (9.33%) HTML5
6 6 (8.00%) CSS
6 6 (8.00%) XML
7 5 (6.67%) Middleware
7 5 (6.67%) WCF
7 5 (6.67%) WPF
7 5 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (4.00%) JSON
8 3 (4.00%) XHTML
8 3 (4.00%) SOAP
8 3 (4.00%) Web Services
8 3 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (1.33%) CSS3
9 1 (1.33%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.67%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (14.67%) Computer Science
3 8 (10.67%) Social Media
4 6 (8.00%) iSeries
4 6 (8.00%) AS400
5 4 (5.33%) New Media
5 4 (5.33%) Mobile App
5 4 (5.33%) User Experience
6 3 (4.00%) Copywriting
6 3 (4.00%) FMCG
7 2 (2.67%) Economics
7 2 (2.67%) Statistics
7 2 (2.67%) Mathematics
7 2 (2.67%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.67%) Psychology
8 1 (1.33%) Physics
8 1 (1.33%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (1.33%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.33%) Linux
2 7 (9.33%) Windows
3 3 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.67%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.33%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.33%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.33%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (18.67%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (13.33%) E-Commerce
3 9 (12.00%) MVC
3 9 (12.00%) Web Development
4 8 (10.67%) Unit Testing
4 8 (10.67%) Analytics
5 7 (9.33%) Migration
5 7 (9.33%) Software Engineering
6 6 (8.00%) Scrum
6 6 (8.00%) Data Management
6 6 (8.00%) Data Governance
7 5 (6.67%) MVVM
7 5 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (6.67%) System Testing
7 5 (6.67%) CRM
7 5 (6.67%) Kanban
7 5 (6.67%) Online Marketing
7 5 (6.67%) Release Management
7 5 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
7 5 (6.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (30.67%) C#
2 17 (22.67%) SQL
3 8 (10.67%) JavaScript
4 5 (6.67%) PHP
4 5 (6.67%) RPG
4 5 (6.67%) XAML
5 3 (4.00%) T-SQL
5 3 (4.00%) C++
6 2 (2.67%) Perl
6 2 (2.67%) Python
7 1 (1.33%) Java
7 1 (1.33%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.33%) Ruby
7 1 (1.33%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (8.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (8.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.33%) HND
3 3 (4.00%) MCSE
3 3 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.00%) HNC
4 2 (2.67%) MCSA
4 2 (2.67%) MCTS
4 2 (2.67%) MCITP
5 1 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.33%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.67%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.33%) Hyper-V
2 3 (4.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.67%) XenApp
3 2 (2.67%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.33%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 2 (2.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (25.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.00%) Oracle
3 6 (8.00%) VMware
4 5 (6.67%) Citrix
5 3 (4.00%) SAP
5 3 (4.00%) Adobe
6 1 (1.33%) HP
6 1 (1.33%) WatchGuard
6 1 (1.33%) Draytek
6 1 (1.33%) Cisco
6 1 (1.33%) IBM
6 1 (1.33%) Avaya
6 1 (1.33%) Epicor
6 1 (1.33%) Autodesk
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