The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Preston with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Degree
Lancashire / Preston
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 5 15
Rank change year-on-year -12 +10  
Permanent jobs citing Degree 13 14 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Preston 11.11% 24.56% 9.46%
As % of the Qualifications category 76.47% 77.78% 36.84%
Number of salaries quoted 13 8 7
Median salary £33,500 £19,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +76.31% -30.90%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Preston.

Academic & Professional Certification
Preston
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 17 18 19
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Preston 14.53% 31.58% 25.68%
Number of salaries quoted 17 12 19
Median salary £33,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.07% -7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £19,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Preston

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Preston citing Degree as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Preston

Degree
Salary Trend in Preston

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

Salary trend for Degree in Preston

Degree
Salary Histogram in Preston

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Preston over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Degree in Preston

Degree
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Preston region with a requirement for Degree.

1 19 (59.38%) SQL
2 13 (40.63%) SQL Server
3 11 (34.38%) CSS
3 11 (34.38%) HTML
3 11 (34.38%) Computer Science
4 10 (31.25%) Mathematics
4 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (31.25%) JavaScript
4 10 (31.25%) PHP
4 10 (31.25%) SDLC
5 9 (28.13%) jQuery
6 8 (25.00%) Web Development
7 7 (21.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (21.88%) Web Services
8 6 (18.75%) C
8 6 (18.75%) Service Delivery
8 6 (18.75%) JIRA
9 5 (15.63%) JSON
9 5 (15.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (15.63%) Statistics
9 5 (15.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (15.63%) Android
9 5 (15.63%) Management Information System
9 5 (15.63%) Web Design
9 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
9 5 (15.63%) Oracle
9 5 (15.63%) Linux
9 5 (15.63%) OOP
9 5 (15.63%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (15.63%) Business Intelligence

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Preston 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 (6.25%) Apache
1 2 (6.25%) OpenEdge
2 1 (3.13%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Office
2 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.25%) HTTP
2 2 (6.25%) Internet
3 1 (3.13%) Firewall
3 1 (3.13%) LAN
3 1 (3.13%) WAN
3 1 (3.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (40.63%) SQL Server
2 7 (21.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (15.63%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (15.63%) Power BI
3 5 (15.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (15.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (9.38%) MySQL
5 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
6 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (3.13%) Sisense
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) JIRA
2 3 (9.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (6.25%) Jenkins
3 2 (6.25%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (3.13%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.13%) Grunt
4 1 (3.13%) gulp
4 1 (3.13%) Maven
4 1 (3.13%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (6.25%) Finance
1 2 (6.25%) Marketing
1 2 (6.25%) Retail
2 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (43.75%) Developer
2 11 (34.38%) Analyst
3 9 (28.13%) Graduate
4 7 (21.88%) Graduate Developer
5 5 (15.63%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 5 (15.63%) JavaScript Developer
5 5 (15.63%) PHP Developer
5 5 (15.63%) Software Developer
5 5 (15.63%) SSIS Analyst
5 5 (15.63%) SSRS Analyst
6 4 (12.50%) SQL Developer
7 3 (9.38%) C# Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Graduate Programmer
7 3 (9.38%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) HTML Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Java Developer
7 3 (9.38%) PHP Programmer
7 3 (9.38%) Programmer
7 3 (9.38%) Software Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (34.38%) CSS
1 11 (34.38%) HTML
2 9 (28.13%) jQuery
3 7 (21.88%) Web Services
4 5 (15.63%) HTML5
4 5 (15.63%) JSON
4 5 (15.63%) Spine.js
5 4 (12.50%) .NET
6 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET
6 3 (9.38%) Laravel
6 3 (9.38%) Symfony
6 3 (9.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (6.25%) J2EE
7 2 (6.25%) Middleware
7 2 (6.25%) SOAP
8 1 (3.13%) CakePHP
8 1 (3.13%) Hibernate
8 1 (3.13%) Node.js
8 1 (3.13%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (34.38%) Computer Science
2 5 (15.63%) Management Information System
3 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.38%) User Experience
4 1 (3.13%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.63%) Android
1 5 (15.63%) Apple iOS
1 5 (15.63%) Linux
2 3 (9.38%) Unix
3 1 (3.13%) AIX
3 1 (3.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (31.25%) Mathematics
1 10 (31.25%) SDLC
2 8 (25.00%) Web Development
3 6 (18.75%) Service Delivery
4 5 (15.63%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (15.63%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 5 (15.63%) OOP
4 5 (15.63%) Statistics
4 5 (15.63%) Web Design
5 4 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (9.38%) ITIL
6 3 (9.38%) MVC
6 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering
7 2 (6.25%) Project Management
7 2 (6.25%) Regression Testing
7 2 (6.25%) TDD
7 2 (6.25%) Test Scripting
7 2 (6.25%) Unit Testing
7 2 (6.25%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 19 (59.38%) SQL
2 10 (31.25%) JavaScript
2 10 (31.25%) PHP
3 6 (18.75%) C
4 4 (12.50%) C#
4 4 (12.50%) Java
5 2 (6.25%) Python
6 1 (3.13%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) DBS Check
2 2 (6.25%) MCP
3 1 (3.13%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.13%) MCSE
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
1 2 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
1 5 (15.63%) Oracle
1 5 (15.63%) Xamarin
2 2 (6.25%) Guidewire
2 2 (6.25%) Pega
2 2 (6.25%) Talend
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco
3 1 (3.13%) Tableau
3 1 (3.13%) Twitter
3 1 (3.13%) VMware
3 1 (3.13%) Zend
Preston, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Preston
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Cegedimrx
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Plus Company Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago