The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT jobs advertised for the Harrogate region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 45 15 25
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +10
Permanent jobs citing Degree 17 42 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 4.31% 12.96% 4.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 17.71% 68.85% 17.78%
Number of salaries quoted 17 32 4
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +9.37%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Degree
North Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Harrogate
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
96 61 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 24.37% 18.83% 25.71%
Number of salaries quoted 90 51 39
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -6.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,087 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £59,100 £60,850
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

Degree
Salary Trend in Harrogate

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

Degree Salary Trend in Harrogate

Degree
Salary Histogram in Harrogate

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Degree across the Harrogate region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Degree Salary Histogram in Harrogate

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Harrogate 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 44 (73.33%) Java
2 41 (68.33%) C#
3 40 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (56.67%) Test Scripting
5 30 (50.00%) Selenium
6 28 (46.67%) SQL
7 18 (30.00%) HTML
8 17 (28.33%) Automation Testing
9 15 (25.00%) WebDriver
10 14 (23.33%) QA
11 10 (16.67%) Computer Science
12 9 (15.00%) Software Engineering
12 9 (15.00%) Statistics
12 9 (15.00%) JavaScript
12 9 (15.00%) .NET
12 9 (15.00%) CSS
13 8 (13.33%) VBA
13 8 (13.33%) SPSS
13 8 (13.33%) Data Protection Act
13 8 (13.33%) Data Protection
14 7 (11.67%) Microsoft
15 6 (10.00%) PHP
15 6 (10.00%) VB.NET
15 6 (10.00%) J2EE
15 6 (10.00%) jQuery
15 6 (10.00%) Ajax
15 6 (10.00%) ASP.NET
15 6 (10.00%) Web Development
15 6 (10.00%) HTML5
16 5 (8.33%) Regression Analysis

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Harrogate 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.00%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (13.33%) SPSS
2 5 (8.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.00%) Force.com
1 3 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.67%) LAN
1 1 (1.67%) VoIP
1 1 (1.67%) WAN
1 1 (1.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.67%) VPN
1 1 (1.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.33%) MS Access
1 5 (8.33%) Data Mining
1 5 (8.33%) Relational Database
2 4 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 30 (50.00%) Selenium
2 15 (25.00%) WebDriver
3 3 (5.00%) Eclipse
3 3 (5.00%) Maven
General
1 3 (5.00%) Games
2 2 (3.33%) Finance
3 1 (1.67%) Advertising
3 1 (1.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (53.33%) Tester
2 25 (41.67%) Analyst
3 17 (28.33%) Test Analyst
3 17 (28.33%) Test Engineer
3 17 (28.33%) Automation Tester
3 17 (28.33%) Automation Engineer
3 17 (28.33%) Test Automation Engineer
4 14 (23.33%) QA Test Analyst
4 14 (23.33%) QA Analyst
5 12 (20.00%) Junior Developer
5 12 (20.00%) Junior
5 12 (20.00%) Developer
6 10 (16.67%) Manual Test Analyst
7 8 (13.33%) Manual Tester
8 6 (10.00%) Java Developer
8 6 (10.00%) Software Developer
8 6 (10.00%) Web Developer
8 6 (10.00%) Junior Java Developer
8 6 (10.00%) Junior Software Developer
8 6 (10.00%) Junior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (30.00%) HTML
2 9 (15.00%) .NET
2 9 (15.00%) CSS
3 6 (10.00%) Ajax
3 6 (10.00%) J2EE
3 6 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (10.00%) jQuery
3 6 (10.00%) HTML5
4 3 (5.00%) Java EE
4 3 (5.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 9 (15.00%) Statistics
3 8 (13.33%) Data Protection Act
4 5 (8.33%) NHS
4 5 (8.33%) Management Information System
5 3 (5.00%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.00%) UNIX
2 1 (1.67%) Windows
2 1 (1.67%) Linux
2 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (56.67%) Test Scripting
3 17 (28.33%) Automation Testing
4 9 (15.00%) Software Engineering
5 8 (13.33%) Data Protection
6 6 (10.00%) Web Development
7 5 (8.33%) Data Management
7 5 (8.33%) Information Management
7 5 (8.33%) Data Modelling
7 5 (8.33%) Benchmarking
7 5 (8.33%) Data Security
7 5 (8.33%) Validation
7 5 (8.33%) Migration
7 5 (8.33%) Data Migration
7 5 (8.33%) Technical Analysis
7 5 (8.33%) Regression Analysis
7 5 (8.33%) Information Governance
8 4 (6.67%) Market Research
9 3 (5.00%) SDLC
9 3 (5.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 44 (73.33%) Java
2 41 (68.33%) C#
3 28 (46.67%) SQL
4 9 (15.00%) JavaScript
5 8 (13.33%) VBA
6 6 (10.00%) VB.NET
6 6 (10.00%) PHP
7 3 (5.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (1.67%) CCNA
1 1 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (23.33%) QA
2 5 (8.33%) ISO 9001
2 5 (8.33%) ISO 14001
2 5 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (11.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (1.67%) VMware
2 1 (1.67%) Cisco