Period
to 16 February 2019

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 16 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
Lancashire > Blackpool
6 months to
16 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 9 9 24
Rank change year-on-year 0 +15 -16
Permanent jobs citing Degree 19 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Blackpool 16.10% 23.81% 1.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 50.00% 76.92% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 21 8 1
Blackpool median annual salary £42,291 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.73% +14.29% +32.08%
10th Percentile £27,234 £21,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £69,369 £51,225 £37,500
Lancashire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% -6.25%

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 38 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Blackpool 32.20% 30.95% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 31 10 4
Blackpool median annual salary £42,291 £38,500 £28,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.85% +33.91% -0.86%
10th Percentile £26,750 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £69,369 £49,575 £37,500
Lancashire median annual salary £35,750 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.14% -6.67% -5.06%

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 16 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Degree in Blackpool

For the 6 months to 16 February 2019, 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 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (68.42%) Software Engineering
1 13 (68.42%) Mentoring
1 13 (68.42%) Coaching
2 10 (52.63%) Interaction Design
3 5 (26.32%) DBS Check
3 5 (26.32%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
3 5 (26.32%) Prototyping
4 4 (21.05%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
4 4 (21.05%) PHP
5 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
6 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
7 1 (5.26%) jQuery
7 1 (5.26%) UX Design
7 1 (5.26%) HTML5
7 1 (5.26%) Resource Management
7 1 (5.26%) Finance
7 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.26%) CSS
7 1 (5.26%) Project Management
7 1 (5.26%) HTML
7 1 (5.26%) Innovative Thinking
7 1 (5.26%) User Experience
7 1 (5.26%) Waterfall
7 1 (5.26%) Relational Database

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Designer
1 12 (63.16%) Interaction Designer
2 6 (31.58%) Senior Designer
2 6 (31.58%) Senior Interaction Designer
3 4 (21.05%) Developer
3 4 (21.05%) MIS Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Systems Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Agile Delivery Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) CSS
1 1 (5.26%) HTML
1 1 (5.26%) HTML5
1 1 (5.26%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (68.42%) Coaching
1 13 (68.42%) Mentoring
1 13 (68.42%) Software Engineering
2 10 (52.63%) Interaction Design
3 5 (26.32%) Prototyping
3 5 (26.32%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
4 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
5 1 (5.26%) Innovative Thinking
5 1 (5.26%) Project Management
5 1 (5.26%) Resource Management
5 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.26%) UX Design
5 1 (5.26%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
1 4 (21.05%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) DBS Check
2 4 (21.05%) Computer Science Degree