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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 16 26 25
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -1
Permanent jobs citing Degree 81 36 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 14.62% 7.74% 7.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 63.28% 51.43% 35.19%
Number of salaries quoted 64 34 35
Average salary £40,000 £39,250 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.91% +57.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,150 £17,200 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £44,700 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +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
128 70 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 23.10% 15.05% 21.86%
Number of salaries quoted 107 63 102
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,850 £19,600 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 28 July 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 28 July 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
(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 +3 23 £40,000 +10.34% 2
Blackpool -2 11 £35,000 -20.45%
Chorley +3 9 £31,500 -23.17% 5
Blackburn -8 5 £60,000 +287.09% 4
Burnley +4 2 £33,750 -3.57%
Nelson - 2 £14,750 -
Skelmersdale - 1 £27,500 -
Degree
North West

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 35 (26.92%) SQL
2 33 (25.38%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (22.31%) PRINCE2
4 28 (21.54%) Project Management
5 26 (20.00%) Manufacturing
5 26 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 26 (20.00%) HTML
6 22 (16.92%) CSS
7 21 (16.15%) SDLC
8 20 (15.38%) JavaScript
8 20 (15.38%) .NET
8 20 (15.38%) ERP
9 19 (14.62%) CRM
9 19 (14.62%) Java
9 19 (14.62%) Microsoft
10 18 (13.85%) C#
11 17 (13.08%) Finance
11 17 (13.08%) MVC
11 17 (13.08%) Business Analysis
12 16 (12.31%) ASP.NET
13 14 (10.77%) Windows
13 14 (10.77%) jQuery
14 13 (10.00%) Computer Science
14 13 (10.00%) MS Excel
14 13 (10.00%) Relational Database
14 13 (10.00%) Mentoring
15 12 (9.23%) Network Security
16 11 (8.46%) Management Information System
16 11 (8.46%) Six Sigma
17 10 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 9 (6.92%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.54%) WordPress
2 2 (1.54%) nginx
2 2 (1.54%) SilverStripe
2 2 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (1.54%) Node.js
2 2 (1.54%) Apache
2 2 (1.54%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.54%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.54%) Drupal
3 1 (0.77%) CMS
3 1 (0.77%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (0.77%) IIS
3 1 (0.77%) Documentum
3 1 (0.77%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 9 (6.92%) MS Office
3 6 (4.62%) MS Visio
4 5 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (3.08%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (3.08%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (3.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.31%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (2.31%) Line 500
2 3 (2.31%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (2.31%) Magento
2 3 (2.31%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.85%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.54%) Office 365
3 1 (0.77%) SaaS
3 1 (0.77%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.23%) Network Security
2 7 (5.38%) Broadband
3 4 (3.08%) Intranet
3 4 (3.08%) LAN
4 3 (2.31%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.54%) Ethernet
5 2 (1.54%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (1.54%) WAN
5 2 (1.54%) ADSL
6 1 (0.77%) PBX
6 1 (0.77%) DHCP
6 1 (0.77%) VPN
6 1 (0.77%) Firewall
6 1 (0.77%) Internet
6 1 (0.77%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 9 (6.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (6.92%) MySQL
4 8 (6.15%) Oracle Reports
4 8 (6.15%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (5.38%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (3.08%) Oracle Database
6 4 (3.08%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (3.08%) MS Access
7 3 (2.31%) WhereScape RED
8 2 (1.54%) Apache Hive
8 2 (1.54%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.54%) SQLBase
9 1 (0.77%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (0.77%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (3.08%) Oracle Forms
1 4 (3.08%) Visual Studio
1 4 (3.08%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (2.31%) NUnit
2 3 (2.31%) Rhino Mocks
2 3 (2.31%) Moq
3 1 (0.77%) Selenium
3 1 (0.77%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.77%) FireMonkey
General
1 26 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 17 (13.08%) Finance
3 8 (6.15%) Marketing
4 5 (3.85%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.31%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.54%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.77%) Retail
7 1 (0.77%) Billing
7 1 (0.77%) Military
7 1 (0.77%) Games
7 1 (0.77%) Avionics
7 1 (0.77%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.77%) Law
Job Titles
1 36 (27.69%) Developer
2 35 (26.92%) Analyst
3 25 (19.23%) Project Manager
4 23 (17.69%) Business Analyst
5 15 (11.54%) Junior
6 13 (10.00%) IT Business Analyst
7 12 (9.23%) .NET Developer
8 11 (8.46%) Java Developer
8 11 (8.46%) IT Project Manager
8 11 (8.46%) Systems Analyst
9 6 (4.62%) Graduate
10 5 (3.85%) Business Consultant
10 5 (3.85%) Junior Project Manager
10 5 (3.85%) C# Developer
10 5 (3.85%) Consultant
10 5 (3.85%) IT Consultant
10 5 (3.85%) Business Systems Analyst
11 4 (3.08%) PPC Executive
11 4 (3.08%) PPC Manager
11 4 (3.08%) PPC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (20.00%) HTML
2 22 (16.92%) CSS
3 20 (15.38%) .NET
4 16 (12.31%) ASP.NET
5 14 (10.77%) jQuery
6 9 (6.92%) Hibernate
6 9 (6.92%) Spring
7 8 (6.15%) XML
8 5 (3.85%) LINQ
8 5 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (3.08%) XHTML
10 3 (2.31%) Grails
10 3 (2.31%) .NET Framework
10 3 (2.31%) NHibernate
11 2 (1.54%) React
11 2 (1.54%) li3
11 2 (1.54%) Laravel
11 2 (1.54%) Ember.js
11 2 (1.54%) AngularJS
11 2 (1.54%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 33 (25.38%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 11 (8.46%) Management Information System
4 7 (5.38%) Social Media
5 5 (3.85%) Mathematics
5 5 (3.85%) Statistics
5 5 (3.85%) User Experience
6 4 (3.08%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (3.08%) Life Science
6 4 (3.08%) Copywriting
6 4 (3.08%) Blog
7 3 (2.31%) Tandem
7 3 (2.31%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.54%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.54%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (1.54%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.77%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 14 (10.77%) Windows
2 5 (3.85%) Windows XP
2 5 (3.85%) Linux
3 3 (2.31%) Android
3 3 (2.31%) Windows Vista
3 3 (2.31%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.31%) Windows 8
4 2 (1.54%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.54%) Mac OS X
4 2 (1.54%) Ubuntu
4 2 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.54%) CentOS
5 1 (0.77%) UNIX
5 1 (0.77%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.77%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (22.31%) PRINCE2
2 28 (21.54%) Project Management
3 21 (16.15%) SDLC
4 20 (15.38%) ERP
5 19 (14.62%) CRM
6 17 (13.08%) MVC
6 17 (13.08%) Business Analysis
7 13 (10.00%) Mentoring
8 11 (8.46%) Six Sigma
9 10 (7.69%) Workflow
9 10 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
10 9 (6.92%) Unit Testing
10 9 (6.92%) Software Engineering
10 9 (6.92%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (5.38%) Project Planning
11 7 (5.38%) E-Commerce
11 7 (5.38%) Analytics
12 6 (4.62%) Root Cause Analysis
12 6 (4.62%) Change Management
12 6 (4.62%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 35 (26.92%) SQL
2 20 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 19 (14.62%) Java
4 18 (13.85%) C#
5 9 (6.92%) PHP
6 8 (6.15%) PL/SQL
7 6 (4.62%) VB.NET
8 5 (3.85%) VB6
8 5 (3.85%) VB
9 3 (2.31%) Groovy
10 2 (1.54%) R
10 2 (1.54%) XAML
10 2 (1.54%) Python
10 2 (1.54%) C
10 2 (1.54%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.54%) VBA
10 2 (1.54%) Perl
10 2 (1.54%) C++
10 2 (1.54%) Ruby
11 1 (0.77%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 10 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 7 (5.38%) ISEB
3 6 (4.62%) APMP
3 6 (4.62%) Security Cleared
4 5 (3.85%) SC Cleared
5 4 (3.08%) PMP
5 4 (3.08%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.54%) HNC
6 2 (1.54%) HND
6 2 (1.54%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.77%) PhD
7 1 (0.77%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.85%) SLA
2 3 (2.31%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.54%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.77%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.77%) vSphere
3 1 (0.77%) XenApp
Vendors
1 19 (14.62%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.69%) Oracle
3 7 (5.38%) JDA
4 5 (3.85%) Google
5 4 (3.08%) VMware
6 3 (2.31%) GUPTA
6 3 (2.31%) Apple
6 3 (2.31%) Sage
6 3 (2.31%) Citrix
6 3 (2.31%) Facebook
6 3 (2.31%) Twitter
7 2 (1.54%) Juniper
7 2 (1.54%) Epicor
7 2 (1.54%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.54%) Autodesk
7 2 (1.54%) Zend
8 1 (0.77%) IBM
8 1 (0.77%) HP
8 1 (0.77%) Nortel
8 1 (0.77%) Avaya
Chorley, Lancashire
Resourcing People Ltd.
Salary: From £28,000 to £33,000 per annum + Great benefits and Training
Posted: 13 hours ago
Lancaster, Lancashire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 23 hours ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Wilde Associates
Salary: excellent benefits + car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Lancashire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Lancaster, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Roqit
Salary: Negotiable Depending on level of experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: Salary £35-45k DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: Salary To 40k DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Lancaster, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Darwen
Bluetownonline Ltd
Salary: £20k - 25k per year
Posted: 14 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Computer Sciences Corporation
Posted: 21 days ago
Blackburn
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Health, 25 days
Posted: 26 days ago
Lancashire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Flexitime, pension & more
Posted: 26 days ago
Blackburn
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago