Period
to 17 January 2019

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 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 58 67 77
Rank change year-on-year +9 +10 -11
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 12 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 1.68% 1.58% 0.86%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.36% 7.14% 4.04%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 8
Lancashire median annual salary £29,327 £38,000 £23,496
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.82% +61.73% -41.26%
10th Percentile £27,308 £19,750 £22,771
90th Percentile £35,500 £77,500 £65,750
North West median annual salary £47,109 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +10.84% +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 163 182 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 22.77% 22.17% 21.20%
Number of salaries quoted 120 155 175
Lancashire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £22,675 £21,250 £22,759
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £46,250
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +1.27%

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
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 17 January 2019. 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 -
Computer Science Degree
North West

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, 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 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 12 (100.00%) Degree
2 9 (75.00%) CSS
2 9 (75.00%) HTML
3 8 (66.67%) SQL
3 8 (66.67%) Computer Science
4 7 (58.33%) Project Management
5 6 (50.00%) .NET
5 6 (50.00%) SharePoint
5 6 (50.00%) C
5 6 (50.00%) PHP
5 6 (50.00%) Photoshop
5 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
5 6 (50.00%) Visual Studio
5 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 6 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
5 6 (50.00%) Mathematics
5 6 (50.00%) Information Management
5 6 (50.00%) Software Testing
5 6 (50.00%) Web Development
5 6 (50.00%) Business Continuity
5 6 (50.00%) Web Design
5 6 (50.00%) VLE
5 6 (50.00%) Finance
5 6 (50.00%) Time Management
5 6 (50.00%) Data Protection
5 6 (50.00%) HTML5 Canvas
5 6 (50.00%) Line Management
5 6 (50.00%) GDPR
5 6 (50.00%) Decision-Making

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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
1 6 (50.00%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) MySQL
1 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (16.67%) PHPUnit
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (50.00%) Junior
2 6 (50.00%) Junior Developer
2 6 (50.00%) Junior Web Developer
2 6 (50.00%) Web Developer
3 4 (33.33%) MIS Developer
4 3 (25.00%) Systems Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) PHP Developer
5 2 (16.67%) PHP Software Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) CSS
1 9 (75.00%) HTML
2 6 (50.00%) .NET
2 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (50.00%) HTML5 Canvas
3 2 (16.67%) Behat
3 2 (16.67%) CSS3
3 2 (16.67%) phpspec
4 1 (8.33%) HTML5
4 1 (8.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
1 6 (50.00%) VLE
2 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 7 (58.33%) Project Management
3 6 (50.00%) Business Continuity
3 6 (50.00%) Data Protection
3 6 (50.00%) Decision-Making
3 6 (50.00%) Information Management
3 6 (50.00%) Line Management
3 6 (50.00%) Mathematics
3 6 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 6 (50.00%) Time Management
3 6 (50.00%) Web Design
3 6 (50.00%) Web Development
4 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (8.33%) Innovative Thinking
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (66.67%) SQL
3 6 (50.00%) C
3 6 (50.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Degree
2 3 (25.00%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (50.00%) GDPR