The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 32 27 38
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +11
Permanent jobs citing Degree 7 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 3.91% 4.43% 0.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.29% 20.93% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 1
Average salary - £29,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.45%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
Degree
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Halifax region.

Qualifications Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
49 43 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 27.37% 21.18% 3.77%
Number of salaries quoted 37 38 7
Average salary £42,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £25,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Degree across the Halifax region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Degree
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Degree Salary Trend in Halifax

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Halifax region citing Degree also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Degree.

1 16 (59.26%) Retail
2 15 (55.56%) Banking
2 15 (55.56%) E-Commerce
2 15 (55.56%) Finance
2 15 (55.56%) Mobile Banking
2 15 (55.56%) Qualitative Research
2 15 (55.56%) Fintech
3 12 (44.44%) Computer Science
4 10 (37.04%) Web Development
4 10 (37.04%) WebTrends
4 10 (37.04%) HTML
4 10 (37.04%) JavaScript
4 10 (37.04%) CSS
4 10 (37.04%) Front End Development
4 10 (37.04%) User Experience
4 10 (37.04%) jQuery
4 10 (37.04%) Multivariate Testing
5 9 (33.33%) Legal
6 7 (25.93%) CISM
6 7 (25.93%) CCNA
6 7 (25.93%) CISSP
6 7 (25.93%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (25.93%) Information Security
6 7 (25.93%) IT Audit
7 6 (22.22%) Analytics
7 6 (22.22%) Data Analysis
8 5 (18.52%) Adobe Illustrator
8 5 (18.52%) Fireworks
8 5 (18.52%) Benchmarking

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Halifax region citing Degree also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Degree. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (18.52%) Fireworks
1 5 (18.52%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (37.04%) WebTrends
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) Network Security
General
1 16 (59.26%) Retail
2 15 (55.56%) Banking
2 15 (55.56%) Finance
3 9 (33.33%) Legal
4 2 (7.41%) Aerospace
4 2 (7.41%) Automotive
4 2 (7.41%) Electronics
4 2 (7.41%) Games
4 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
4 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Test Manager
2 6 (22.22%) Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Development Manager
3 5 (18.52%) Research Manager
4 4 (14.81%) IT Manager
4 4 (14.81%) IT Risk Manager
4 4 (14.81%) IT Security Manager
4 4 (14.81%) Risk Manager
4 4 (14.81%) Security Manager
5 3 (11.11%) Audit Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Business Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) IT Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) IT Security Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Security Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (7.41%) C++/C# Developer
6 2 (7.41%) C++/Java Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Java Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (37.04%) CSS
1 10 (37.04%) HTML
1 10 (37.04%) jQuery
2 2 (7.41%) XML
2 2 (7.41%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 15 (55.56%) Fintech
1 15 (55.56%) Mobile Banking
2 12 (44.44%) Computer Science
3 10 (37.04%) User Experience
4 5 (18.52%) Copywriting
4 5 (18.52%) Psychology
5 3 (11.11%) Cryptography
6 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) E-Commerce
1 15 (55.56%) Qualitative Research
2 10 (37.04%) Front End Development
2 10 (37.04%) Multivariate Testing
2 10 (37.04%) Web Development
3 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (25.93%) Information Security
3 7 (25.93%) IT Audit
4 6 (22.22%) Analytics
4 6 (22.22%) Data Analysis
5 5 (18.52%) Benchmarking
5 5 (18.52%) Content Management
5 5 (18.52%) Ethnographic Research
5 5 (18.52%) Ethnography
5 5 (18.52%) SEO
5 5 (18.52%) Usability Testing
5 5 (18.52%) UX Design
5 5 (18.52%) Web Analytics
6 3 (11.11%) Internal Audit
6 3 (11.11%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (37.04%) JavaScript
2 2 (7.41%) C
2 2 (7.41%) C#
2 2 (7.41%) C++
2 2 (7.41%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) CCNA
1 7 (25.93%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (25.93%) CISM
1 7 (25.93%) CISSP
2 2 (7.41%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) QA
2 3 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley