Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for Computer Science Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 81 84
Rank change year-on-year +19 +3 -3
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 9 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 1.22% 0.24% 0.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.45% 1.00% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 1
Lancashire median annual salary £35,000 £35,500 £87,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.41% -59.43% +173.44%
10th Percentile £28,008 £31,250 £81,250
90th Percentile £36,850 £37,750 £93,750
North West median annual salary £42,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.18% +13.33% -

Computer Science 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 Lancashire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Lancashire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 165 200 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 22.33% 23.50% 18.42%
Number of salaries quoted 125 163 133
Lancashire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £53,433 £47,500 £45,000
North West median annual salary £43,626 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.87% +5.00% -

Computer Science Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

Job postings citing Computer Science Degree as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Lancashire.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science Degree in Lancashire

Computer Science Degree
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for Computer Science Degree in Lancashire

Computer Science Degree
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree in Lancashire over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Computer Science Degree in Lancashire

Computer Science Degree
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree within the Lancashire region over the 6 months to 22 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Blackpool - 4 £29,327 -
Chorley - 2 £35,500 -
Preston - 1 £40,000 - 2
Blackburn - 1 £35,000 -
Computer Science Degree
North West

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, IT jobs citing Computer Science 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Computer Science Degree.

1 9 (100.00%) Degree
2 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 6 (66.67%) PHP
3 5 (55.56%) SQL
4 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
5 3 (33.33%) DBS Check
5 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
5 3 (33.33%) HTML
5 3 (33.33%) CSS
5 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
6 2 (22.22%) MVC
6 2 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 2 (22.22%) C#
6 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
6 2 (22.22%) OOA/OOD
6 2 (22.22%) OO
6 2 (22.22%) MySQL
6 2 (22.22%) .NET
6 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
6 2 (22.22%) PHPUnit
6 2 (22.22%) CSS3
6 2 (22.22%) Behat
6 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
6 2 (22.22%) phpspec
7 1 (11.11%) Innovative Thinking
7 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (11.11%) HTML5
7 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared

Computer Science Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 2 (22.22%) MySQL
1 2 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
1 2 (22.22%) PHPUnit
2 1 (11.11%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) MIS Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Systems Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) PHP Developer
4 2 (22.22%) PHP Software Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Software Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Software Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Applications Developer
5 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
5 1 (11.11%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (11.11%) J2EE Applications Developer
5 1 (11.11%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Java Applications Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) CSS
1 3 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (22.22%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
2 2 (22.22%) Behat
2 2 (22.22%) CSS3
2 2 (22.22%) phpspec
3 1 (11.11%) HTML5
3 1 (11.11%) J2EE
3 1 (11.11%) jQuery
3 1 (11.11%) XML
3 1 (11.11%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
2 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (11.11%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 2 (22.22%) MVC
2 2 (22.22%) OO
2 2 (22.22%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (11.11%) Innovative Thinking
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) UML
3 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 6 (66.67%) PHP
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) C#
4 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Degree
2 3 (33.33%) DBS Check
3 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft