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

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 14 31 34
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +3
Permanent jobs citing Degree 80 26 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 15.38% 5.95% 5.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 58.82% 30.59% 22.69%
Number of salaries quoted 69 24 26
Average salary £35,000 £28,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.89% -5.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,084 £15,300 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,350 £41,000
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
136 85 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 26.15% 19.45% 24.09%
Number of salaries quoted 122 73 106
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £42,250 £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 28 May 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 May 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 +2 16 £40,000 +14.28% 8
Blackpool - 14 £35,000 -
Chorley - 10 £35,000 - 2
Blackburn -3 4 £40,250 +168.33% 2
Lancaster -6 1 £28,000 +3.70% 1
Nelson - 1 £15,000 -
Bacup - 1 £35,000 -
Degree
North West

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 29 (26.61%) Project Management
2 28 (25.69%) PRINCE2
3 26 (23.85%) SQL
3 26 (23.85%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (22.94%) SQL Server
5 22 (20.18%) Manufacturing
6 21 (19.27%) HTML
7 19 (17.43%) Finance
8 18 (16.51%) .NET
8 18 (16.51%) CSS
9 17 (15.60%) ERP
9 17 (15.60%) Microsoft
9 17 (15.60%) SDLC
10 16 (14.68%) ASP.NET
11 15 (13.76%) C#
11 15 (13.76%) CRM
12 14 (12.84%) Business Analysis
13 13 (11.93%) JavaScript
13 13 (11.93%) Windows
13 13 (11.93%) Mentoring
14 12 (11.01%) MS Excel
14 12 (11.01%) Network Security
15 11 (10.09%) Marketing
15 11 (10.09%) MVC
15 11 (10.09%) Social Media
16 10 (9.17%) Java
16 10 (9.17%) Computer Science
16 10 (9.17%) Systems Analysis
17 9 (8.26%) Web Development
17 9 (8.26%) MS Office

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 4 (3.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (1.83%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.83%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.83%) IIS
3 1 (0.92%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (0.92%) WordPress
3 1 (0.92%) Apache Solr
3 1 (0.92%) JBoss
3 1 (0.92%) SAS
3 1 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.92%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 12 (11.01%) MS Excel
2 9 (8.26%) MS Office
3 8 (7.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 8 (7.34%) Photoshop
4 5 (4.59%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (4.59%) MS Visio
5 4 (3.67%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (3.67%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 3 (2.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.83%) Sage CRM
2 2 (1.83%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (1.83%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.83%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.59%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.83%) Office 365
3 1 (0.92%) SaaS
3 1 (0.92%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.01%) Network Security
2 6 (5.50%) Broadband
3 4 (3.67%) LAN
4 3 (2.75%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.75%) Intranet
5 2 (1.83%) Ethernet
5 2 (1.83%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (1.83%) ADSL
5 2 (1.83%) WAN
6 1 (0.92%) DHCP
6 1 (0.92%) VPN
6 1 (0.92%) PBX
6 1 (0.92%) Firewall
6 1 (0.92%) Internet
6 1 (0.92%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (22.94%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.26%) Relational Database
3 8 (7.34%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (6.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (6.42%) Oracle Reports
4 7 (6.42%) Crystal Reports
4 7 (6.42%) MySQL
5 4 (3.67%) Oracle Database
5 4 (3.67%) MS Access
5 4 (3.67%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (2.75%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (2.75%) WhereScape RED
7 2 (1.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.83%) SQLBase
8 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (3.67%) Rhino Mocks
1 4 (3.67%) Moq
1 4 (3.67%) NUnit
2 3 (2.75%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (2.75%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.75%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.92%) Git (software)
General
1 22 (20.18%) Manufacturing
2 19 (17.43%) Finance
3 11 (10.09%) Marketing
4 4 (3.67%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.67%) Advertising
5 3 (2.75%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.92%) Italian Language
6 1 (0.92%) Avionics
6 1 (0.92%) Military
6 1 (0.92%) Retail
6 1 (0.92%) Billing
6 1 (0.92%) Games
6 1 (0.92%) Law
Job Titles
1 26 (23.85%) Analyst
2 25 (22.94%) Project Manager
3 24 (22.02%) Developer
4 16 (14.68%) Business Analyst
5 15 (13.76%) Junior
6 13 (11.93%) IT Project Manager
7 12 (11.01%) .NET Developer
8 10 (9.17%) Systems Analyst
9 8 (7.34%) IT Business Analyst
10 6 (5.50%) Senior IT Project Manager
10 6 (5.50%) Senior Manager
10 6 (5.50%) Graduate
10 6 (5.50%) Junior Developer
10 6 (5.50%) Senior Project Manager
10 6 (5.50%) Designer
11 5 (4.59%) Java Developer
11 5 (4.59%) C# Developer
12 4 (3.67%) PPC Executive
12 4 (3.67%) PPC Manager
12 4 (3.67%) PPC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (19.27%) HTML
2 18 (16.51%) .NET
2 18 (16.51%) CSS
3 16 (14.68%) ASP.NET
4 6 (5.50%) XML
4 6 (5.50%) jQuery
4 6 (5.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (5.50%) LINQ
5 4 (3.67%) Hibernate
5 4 (3.67%) Spring
5 4 (3.67%) NHibernate
5 4 (3.67%) .NET Framework
6 3 (2.75%) Grails
6 3 (2.75%) XHTML
7 2 (1.83%) Web Services
7 2 (1.83%) WCF
7 2 (1.83%) WPF
8 1 (0.92%) Symfony
8 1 (0.92%) J2EE
8 1 (0.92%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (23.85%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (10.09%) Social Media
3 10 (9.17%) Computer Science
4 9 (8.26%) Management Information System
5 7 (6.42%) User Experience
6 5 (4.59%) Mathematics
6 5 (4.59%) Statistics
7 4 (3.67%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (3.67%) Tandem
7 4 (3.67%) Life Science
7 4 (3.67%) Copywriting
7 4 (3.67%) Blog
8 3 (2.75%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.83%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (1.83%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.83%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.92%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 13 (11.93%) Windows
2 5 (4.59%) Windows XP
3 4 (3.67%) Linux
4 3 (2.75%) Windows Vista
4 3 (2.75%) Android
4 3 (2.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.75%) Windows 7
4 3 (2.75%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.75%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.92%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (26.61%) Project Management
2 28 (25.69%) PRINCE2
3 17 (15.60%) ERP
3 17 (15.60%) SDLC
4 15 (13.76%) CRM
5 14 (12.84%) Business Analysis
6 13 (11.93%) Mentoring
7 11 (10.09%) MVC
8 10 (9.17%) Systems Analysis
9 9 (8.26%) Web Development
9 9 (8.26%) Workflow
10 8 (7.34%) Digital Marketing
11 7 (6.42%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (6.42%) E-Commerce
11 7 (6.42%) Six Sigma
11 7 (6.42%) Technical Analysis
12 6 (5.50%) Service Management
12 6 (5.50%) Scrum
12 6 (5.50%) Project Planning
12 6 (5.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 26 (23.85%) SQL
2 15 (13.76%) C#
3 13 (11.93%) JavaScript
4 10 (9.17%) Java
5 7 (6.42%) PHP
5 7 (6.42%) PL/SQL
6 4 (3.67%) VB
6 4 (3.67%) VB.NET
6 4 (3.67%) VB6
7 3 (2.75%) Groovy
8 2 (1.83%) XAML
8 2 (1.83%) VBA
8 2 (1.83%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.83%) C++
9 1 (0.92%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 7 (6.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 5 (4.59%) APMP
2 5 (4.59%) ISEB
3 4 (3.67%) PMP
3 4 (3.67%) PMI Certification
3 4 (3.67%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.67%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.83%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.92%) HNC
5 1 (0.92%) HND
5 1 (0.92%) ACCA
5 1 (0.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.67%) SLA
2 3 (2.75%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.83%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.92%) vSphere
3 1 (0.92%) XenApp
3 1 (0.92%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 17 (15.60%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.42%) Oracle
3 5 (4.59%) Google
4 4 (3.67%) JDA
4 4 (3.67%) Adobe
4 4 (3.67%) VMware
5 3 (2.75%) GUPTA
5 3 (2.75%) Apple
5 3 (2.75%) Citrix
5 3 (2.75%) Facebook
5 3 (2.75%) Twitter
6 2 (1.83%) Juniper
6 2 (1.83%) Sage
6 2 (1.83%) Epicor
7 1 (0.92%) Zend
7 1 (0.92%) HP
7 1 (0.92%) Nortel
7 1 (0.92%) Remedy
7 1 (0.92%) Avaya
Chorley, Lancashire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Preston, Lancashire
IT Works Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 12 hours ago
Skelmersdale, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Depending on Experience + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
Halo HR
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
Halo HR
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Lancaster, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Lancashire
Stem Graduates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Preston
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Lancashire
Modis International - London
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Flexible benefits - Health, pension
Posted: 12 days ago
Lancashire
Integrated Talent Solutions
Salary: Highly Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
MESM
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + annual performance related bonus
Posted: 16 days ago
Lancashire
Modis International - London
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum + Flexible benefits - Health, pension
Posted: 18 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
AKH Resourcing
Salary: £35k per year
Posted: 20 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
AKH Resourcing
Salary: £35k per year
Posted: 22 days ago