Period
to 21 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Blackpool with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
Lancashire > Blackpool
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 20 12
Rank change year-on-year +13 -8 -3
Permanent jobs citing Degree 13 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Blackpool 22.03% 4.17% 11.54%
As % of the Qualifications category 92.86% 28.57% 85.71%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 6
Blackpool median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +60.38% -24.29%
10th Percentile £20,850 £41,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £43,750 £40,000
Lancashire median annual salary £40,000 £33,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +19.40% -16.25% +14.29%

Degree is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Blackpool with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Blackpool
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 14 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Blackpool 23.73% 14.58% 13.46%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 7
Blackpool median annual salary £47,500 £28,750 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +65.22% +8.49% -24.29%
10th Percentile £20,850 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £44,375 £50,000
Lancashire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +7.14%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Blackpool

Job postings citing Degree as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Blackpool.

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Blackpool

Degree
Salary Trend in Blackpool

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

Salary trend for Degree in Blackpool

Degree
Salary Histogram in Blackpool

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Blackpool over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Degree in Blackpool

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, IT jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Blackpool region with a requirement for Degree.

1 10 (76.92%) CRM
2 8 (61.54%) Project Management
2 8 (61.54%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (61.54%) PMO
3 6 (46.15%) People Management
3 6 (46.15%) RAD
4 4 (30.77%) Mobile App
5 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
5 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
5 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
5 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
5 3 (23.08%) C#
5 3 (23.08%) HTML
5 3 (23.08%) .NET
6 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
6 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (15.38%) SOAP
6 2 (15.38%) Web Services
6 2 (15.38%) CMS
6 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
6 2 (15.38%) Change Management
6 2 (15.38%) MVC
6 2 (15.38%) Finance
6 2 (15.38%) Legal
6 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
6 2 (15.38%) jQuery
6 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Blackpool by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2014
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
2 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (15.38%) Banking
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
1 2 (15.38%) Legal
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Head of PMO
2 3 (23.08%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Head of Projects
3 2 (15.38%) Junior
3 2 (15.38%) Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Business IT Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Graduate
4 1 (7.69%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) IT Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) IT Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Junior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Junior Salesforce Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Junior Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Lead Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Salesforce Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) .NET
1 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
1 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
1 3 (23.08%) HTML
2 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (15.38%) HTML5
2 2 (15.38%) jQuery
2 2 (15.38%) REST
2 2 (15.38%) SOAP
2 2 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (15.38%) Web Services
3 1 (7.69%) CSS
3 1 (7.69%) Entity Framework
3 1 (7.69%) LINQ
3 1 (7.69%) Mason
3 1 (7.69%) Visualforce
3 1 (7.69%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Mobile App
2 2 (15.38%) Driving Licence
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) CRM
2 8 (61.54%) Project Management
2 8 (61.54%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (46.15%) People Management
3 6 (46.15%) RAD
4 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
5 2 (15.38%) API Integration
5 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (15.38%) Change Management
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (15.38%) Decision-Making
5 2 (15.38%) Line Management
5 2 (15.38%) Microservices
5 2 (15.38%) MVC
5 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
5 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
5 2 (15.38%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) C#
2 1 (7.69%) Apex Code
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (61.54%) PMO
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Salesforce.com