Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
Lancashire > Preston
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 19 20
Rank change year-on-year +1 +1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Degree 33 26 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Preston 13.52% 11.35% 11.62%
As % of the Qualifications category 66.00% 48.15% 46.00%
Number of salaries quoted 28 26 26
Preston median annual salary £32,160 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.05% -18.75% +23.08%
10th Percentile £28,488 £20,500 £25,009
90th Percentile £45,188 £42,500 £51,250
Lancashire median annual salary £33,250 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -11.33% -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 Preston with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Preston
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 50 54 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Preston 20.49% 23.58% 25.25%
Number of salaries quoted 40 50 46
Preston median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,875 £21,250 £22,125
90th Percentile £47,750 £46,250 £59,000
Lancashire median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% -6.25% +8.84%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Preston

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

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 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Degree in Preston

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 28 (84.85%) C#
2 24 (72.73%) .NET
3 18 (54.55%) Finance
4 17 (51.52%) SQL Server
5 16 (48.48%) ASP.NET
6 10 (30.30%) SQL
7 9 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (27.27%) Web Development
8 8 (24.24%) MVC
9 7 (21.21%) Responsive Web Design
9 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 7 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (21.21%) T-SQL
9 7 (21.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (18.18%) Mentoring
11 5 (15.15%) Power BI
11 5 (15.15%) Functional Testing
11 5 (15.15%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (15.15%) ITIL V2
11 5 (15.15%) High Availability
11 5 (15.15%) Clustering
11 5 (15.15%) Business Analysis
11 5 (15.15%) Dynamics NAV
11 5 (15.15%) Incident Management
11 5 (15.15%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (15.15%) Test Automation
11 5 (15.15%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (15.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services

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:

Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (51.52%) SQL Server
2 9 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (21.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (15.15%) Power BI
4 5 (15.15%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (15.15%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (15.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 18 (54.55%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Marketing
2 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (54.55%) Developer
2 16 (48.48%) Analyst
3 13 (39.39%) Software Developer
4 11 (33.33%) .NET Developer
5 10 (30.30%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (30.30%) C# Developer
6 8 (24.24%) .NET Software Developer
6 8 (24.24%) Analyst Developer
6 8 (24.24%) C# Software Developer
6 8 (24.24%) Software Analyst
7 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (18.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (15.15%) Automation Test Analyst
8 5 (15.15%) Technical Leader
8 5 (15.15%) Test Analyst
9 3 (9.09%) Data Analyst
10 2 (6.06%) .NET Web Developer
10 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 2 (6.06%) C# Web Developer
10 2 (6.06%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (72.73%) .NET
2 16 (48.48%) ASP.NET
3 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 5 (15.15%) SOAP
4 5 (15.15%) XML
5 2 (6.06%) AngularJS
5 2 (6.06%) CSS
5 2 (6.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (3.03%) HTML
6 1 (3.03%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (15.15%) Clustering
3 2 (6.06%) N-Tier
4 1 (3.03%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.03%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
1 9 (27.27%) Web Development
2 8 (24.24%) MVC
3 7 (21.21%) Responsive Web Design
4 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (18.18%) Mentoring
5 5 (15.15%) Business Analysis
5 5 (15.15%) Functional Testing
5 5 (15.15%) High Availability
5 5 (15.15%) Incident Management
5 5 (15.15%) ITIL
5 5 (15.15%) ITIL V2
5 5 (15.15%) PRINCE
5 5 (15.15%) Project Management
5 5 (15.15%) Test Automation
5 5 (15.15%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (9.09%) Data Analysis
7 2 (6.06%) Business Development
7 2 (6.06%) Data Architecture
7 2 (6.06%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 28 (84.85%) C#
2 10 (30.30%) SQL
3 7 (21.21%) T-SQL
4 4 (12.12%) Java
5 2 (6.06%) VBA
6 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (6.06%) Capita
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.03%) Google