The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 10 16 27
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +11
Permanent jobs citing Degree 13 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 17.11% 8.85% 7.30%
As % of the Qualifications category 68.42% 33.33% 38.46%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 6
Average salary £19,000 £30,000 £31,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.66% -5.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £27,500 £18,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,250 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,375 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.93% -
Degree
Lancashire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Preston region.

Qualifications Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
19 30 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 25.00% 26.55% 18.98%
Number of salaries quoted 14 25 21
Average salary £27,750 £32,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.61% +4.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,100 £27,500 £19,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,750 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Degree across the Preston region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

Degree
Salary Trend in Preston

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Degree across the Preston region.

Degree Salary Trend in Preston

Degree
Salary Histogram in Preston

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Degree across the Preston region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Degree Salary Histogram in Preston

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Preston 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 12 (63.16%) SQL
2 10 (52.63%) Computer Science
3 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
4 6 (31.58%) C#
4 6 (31.58%) HND
5 5 (26.32%) Windows
5 5 (26.32%) Java
5 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
5 5 (26.32%) HP
5 5 (26.32%) QA
5 5 (26.32%) Selenium
5 5 (26.32%) Telerik
5 5 (26.32%) Automated Testing
5 5 (26.32%) Regression Testing
5 5 (26.32%) Workflow
5 5 (26.32%) Finance
5 5 (26.32%) JIRA
5 5 (26.32%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (26.32%) Test Scripting
5 5 (26.32%) Functional Testing
5 5 (26.32%) Defect Management
5 5 (26.32%) QA Automation
6 4 (21.05%) Mathematics
6 4 (21.05%) Physics
7 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
7 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
7 3 (15.79%) MS Office
7 3 (15.79%) .NET
7 3 (15.79%) Relational Database
7 3 (15.79%) Mentoring

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Preston 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 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
1 2 (10.53%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
1 3 (15.79%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) JIRA
1 5 (26.32%) Selenium
2 2 (10.53%) WebDriver
3 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Java Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) QA Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) QA Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) QA Test Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) QA Test Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) QA Tester
2 5 (26.32%) Selenium Test Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Selenium Tester
2 5 (26.32%) Test Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Tester
3 4 (21.05%) Automation Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Data Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Test Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) IT Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) IT Support
4 3 (15.79%) Support Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Web Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) .NET
2 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
2 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.26%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (52.63%) Computer Science
2 4 (21.05%) Mathematics
2 4 (21.05%) Physics
3 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (5.26%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Automated Testing
1 5 (26.32%) Defect Management
1 5 (26.32%) Functional Testing
1 5 (26.32%) QA Automation
1 5 (26.32%) Regression Testing
1 5 (26.32%) Test Scripting
1 5 (26.32%) User Acceptance Testing
1 5 (26.32%) Workflow
2 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
3 2 (10.53%) BPR
3 2 (10.53%) ITIL
3 2 (10.53%) MVC
3 2 (10.53%) Process Improvement
3 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
3 2 (10.53%) Service Management
3 2 (10.53%) Web Development
4 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.26%) OOD
4 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.26%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) SQL
2 6 (31.58%) C#
3 5 (26.32%) Java
4 2 (10.53%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.26%) PHP
5 1 (5.26%) VB
5 1 (5.26%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) HND
2 1 (5.26%) APMP
2 1 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (5.26%) PMI Certification
2 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) QA
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
2 2 (10.53%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 5 (26.32%) HP
2 5 (26.32%) Telerik
3 2 (10.53%) Remedy
4 1 (5.26%) Capita
Preston
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