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

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 42 18 26
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +8
Permanent jobs citing Degree 21 44 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 4.17% 9.71% 8.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 22.11% 46.32% 42.53%
Number of salaries quoted 21 33 30
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £20,500 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £44,000 £37,750
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
95 95 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 18.85% 20.97% 19.04%
Number of salaries quoted 76 77 77
Average salary £32,500 £34,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.47% +15.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,050 £50,000 £45,000
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 23 January 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 23 January 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 0 11 £30,000 -25.00% 4
Blackburn -20 2 £38,000 +100.00% 1
Degree
North West

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 (28.33%) CSS
2 16 (26.67%) HTML
2 16 (26.67%) Finance
3 15 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 14 (23.33%) .NET
5 13 (21.67%) JavaScript
5 13 (21.67%) C#
5 13 (21.67%) Microsoft
5 13 (21.67%) Computer Science
6 10 (16.67%) Manufacturing
6 10 (16.67%) MySQL
7 9 (15.00%) ASP.NET
7 9 (15.00%) OO
7 9 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (13.33%) Web Development
8 8 (13.33%) Symfony
8 8 (13.33%) Zend
8 8 (13.33%) LINQ
8 8 (13.33%) PHP5
8 8 (13.33%) WordPress
8 8 (13.33%) Git (software)
8 8 (13.33%) OO PHP
8 8 (13.33%) Linux
8 8 (13.33%) OOP
8 8 (13.33%) PHP
8 8 (13.33%) Project Management
8 8 (13.33%) LAMP
8 8 (13.33%) MVC
9 7 (11.67%) MS Excel
9 7 (11.67%) User Experience

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 (13.33%) WordPress
2 6 (10.00%) SAS
3 5 (8.33%) WebLogic Portal
3 5 (8.33%) WebLogic
4 4 (6.67%) IIS
5 2 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (3.33%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.33%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.67%) JBoss
6 1 (1.67%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.67%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.67%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 7 (11.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (6.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (6.67%) Photoshop
2 4 (6.67%) MS Visio
2 4 (6.67%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (6.67%) InDesign
3 3 (5.00%) MS Office
4 2 (3.33%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.67%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (5.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 3 (5.00%) SAP CO
1 3 (5.00%) SAP FI
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.33%) LAN
1 2 (3.33%) PBX
1 2 (3.33%) WAN
2 1 (1.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (16.67%) MySQL
3 6 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (3.33%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 8 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (8.33%) Visual Studio
3 3 (5.00%) LSMW
4 1 (1.67%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (1.67%) Moq
4 1 (1.67%) NUnit
General
1 16 (26.67%) Finance
2 10 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 4 (6.67%) Marketing
3 4 (6.67%) Advertising
4 3 (5.00%) General Ledger
5 2 (3.33%) Law
6 1 (1.67%) Legal
6 1 (1.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 22 (36.67%) Developer
2 12 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 8 (13.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 8 (13.33%) PHP Developer
4 7 (11.67%) Graduate
4 7 (11.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (11.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (10.00%) Project Manager
5 6 (10.00%) Consultant
6 5 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (8.33%) Administrator
6 5 (8.33%) .NET Developer
6 5 (8.33%) Junior
7 4 (6.67%) Designer
7 4 (6.67%) Analyst
7 4 (6.67%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
7 4 (6.67%) Graphic Designer
7 4 (6.67%) Data Manager
7 4 (6.67%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (28.33%) CSS
2 16 (26.67%) HTML
3 14 (23.33%) .NET
4 9 (15.00%) ASP.NET
5 8 (13.33%) Symfony
5 8 (13.33%) LINQ
5 8 (13.33%) LAMP
6 6 (10.00%) .NET Framework
7 5 (8.33%) Middleware
7 5 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (6.67%) WCF
8 4 (6.67%) WPF
8 4 (6.67%) JSON
9 3 (5.00%) XML
9 3 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (5.00%) jQuery
10 1 (1.67%) Hibernate
10 1 (1.67%) Web Dynpro
10 1 (1.67%) SAP Smart Forms
10 1 (1.67%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 13 (21.67%) Computer Science
2 7 (11.67%) User Experience
2 7 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.67%) Social Media
4 1 (1.67%) Tandem
4 1 (1.67%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.67%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.67%) Physics
4 1 (1.67%) Psychology
4 1 (1.67%) Statistics
4 1 (1.67%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.33%) Linux
2 3 (5.00%) Windows
2 3 (5.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.33%) Windows Vista
3 2 (3.33%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.67%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (15.00%) OO
1 9 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (13.33%) Web Development
2 8 (13.33%) OO PHP
2 8 (13.33%) OOP
2 8 (13.33%) Project Management
2 8 (13.33%) MVC
3 6 (10.00%) Performance Management
3 6 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 6 (10.00%) Service Management
4 5 (8.33%) Scrum
4 5 (8.33%) Web Design
4 5 (8.33%) Data Management
4 5 (8.33%) EAI
4 5 (8.33%) E-Commerce
4 5 (8.33%) Data Governance
5 4 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
5 4 (6.67%) Software Engineering
5 4 (6.67%) MVVM
5 4 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 13 (21.67%) JavaScript
1 13 (21.67%) C#
2 8 (13.33%) PHP5
2 8 (13.33%) PHP
3 6 (10.00%) SQL
4 4 (6.67%) XAML
5 3 (5.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.67%) SAPscript
6 1 (1.67%) ABAP
6 1 (1.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 5 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.00%) CISSP
3 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.33%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) QA
1 3 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (5.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (3.33%) XenApp
1 2 (3.33%) vSphere
1 2 (3.33%) Terminal Services
1 2 (3.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 13 (21.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (13.33%) Zend
3 5 (8.33%) Adobe
3 5 (8.33%) Oracle
4 4 (6.67%) SAP
5 3 (5.00%) Splunk
5 3 (5.00%) ArcSight
6 2 (3.33%) Nortel
6 2 (3.33%) Citrix
6 2 (3.33%) Avaya
6 2 (3.33%) VMware
7 1 (1.67%) HP
7 1 (1.67%) Remedy
7 1 (1.67%) Autodesk
7 1 (1.67%) Draytek
Preston, Lancashire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Lancaster, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £15000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
BAE Systems
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago