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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 13 25 14
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -11
Permanent jobs citing Degree 45 9 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 13.39% 5.33% 9.63%
As % of the Qualifications category 66.18% 29.03% 30.43%
Number of salaries quoted 36 6 20
Average salary £32,500 £32,000 £23,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.56% +34.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,000 £22,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £36,150 £33,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,650 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.06% -
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
68 31 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 20.24% 18.34% 31.65%
Number of salaries quoted 58 26 63
Average salary £42,500 £43,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.29% +33.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £42,500 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 September 2014.

Degree Salary Histogram in Harrogate

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 43 (53.09%) Java
2 37 (45.68%) C#
3 36 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (41.98%) .NET
5 28 (34.57%) Test Scripting
6 27 (33.33%) Finance
7 23 (28.40%) SaaS
8 22 (27.16%) Computer Science
8 22 (27.16%) OO
9 21 (25.93%) SQL
10 16 (19.75%) Games
10 16 (19.75%) Test Automation
10 16 (19.75%) Game Development
10 16 (19.75%) Automation Testing
11 12 (14.81%) J2EE
11 12 (14.81%) Java EE
12 10 (12.35%) Force.com
13 9 (11.11%) Google
13 9 (11.11%) MS Office
13 9 (11.11%) MS Excel
14 8 (9.88%) CSS
14 8 (9.88%) HTML
14 8 (9.88%) JavaScript
14 8 (9.88%) jQuery
14 8 (9.88%) HTML5
14 8 (9.88%) Enterprise Software
15 7 (8.64%) User Stories
15 7 (8.64%) Google Apps
15 7 (8.64%) Fault Management
15 7 (8.64%) User Acceptance Testing

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 2 (2.47%) Apache
1 2 (2.47%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.23%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 9 (11.11%) MS Office
1 9 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 23 (28.40%) SaaS
2 10 (12.35%) Force.com
3 7 (8.64%) Google Apps
4 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.70%) SQL Server
1 3 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (2.47%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (3.70%) MSTest
2 2 (2.47%) Maven
General
1 27 (33.33%) Finance
2 16 (19.75%) Games
3 7 (8.64%) Retail
4 5 (6.17%) Legal
5 2 (2.47%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (34.57%) Tester
2 23 (28.40%) Graduate
2 23 (28.40%) Junior
3 20 (24.69%) Developer
4 16 (19.75%) Junior Developer
4 16 (19.75%) Graduate Developer
4 16 (19.75%) Automation Tester
5 14 (17.28%) Analyst
6 12 (14.81%) Manual Tester
6 12 (14.81%) Functional Tester
7 11 (13.58%) Java Developer
8 9 (11.11%) C# Developer
8 9 (11.11%) Junior Java Developer
8 9 (11.11%) Junior C# Developer
9 7 (8.64%) Business Analyst
10 6 (7.41%) Software Tester
10 6 (7.41%) Test Engineer
10 6 (7.41%) Automation Engineer
10 6 (7.41%) Test Automation Engineer
11 5 (6.17%) Functional Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (41.98%) .NET
2 12 (14.81%) J2EE
2 12 (14.81%) Java EE
3 8 (9.88%) jQuery
3 8 (9.88%) HTML5
3 8 (9.88%) CSS
3 8 (9.88%) HTML
4 6 (7.41%) WinForms
4 6 (7.41%) ASP.NET
4 6 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (6.17%) CSS3
6 3 (3.70%) Razor View Engine
6 3 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 3 (3.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (3.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 3 (3.70%) .NET Framework
7 2 (2.47%) Spring
7 2 (2.47%) Web Services
7 2 (2.47%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 22 (27.16%) Computer Science
2 8 (9.88%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.47%) Data Integration
3 2 (2.47%) FMCG
3 2 (2.47%) Social Media
3 2 (2.47%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.23%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.70%) UNIX
1 3 (3.70%) Windows
2 2 (2.47%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (34.57%) Test Scripting
3 22 (27.16%) OO
4 16 (19.75%) Test Automation
4 16 (19.75%) Game Development
4 16 (19.75%) Automation Testing
5 7 (8.64%) User Stories
5 7 (8.64%) Scrum
5 7 (8.64%) Fault Management
5 7 (8.64%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (8.64%) Usability Testing
5 7 (8.64%) ERP
6 6 (7.41%) Project Management
6 6 (7.41%) MVC
7 5 (6.17%) SEO
7 5 (6.17%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (4.94%) Benchmarking
8 4 (4.94%) Product Management
8 4 (4.94%) Performance Analysis
9 3 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 43 (53.09%) Java
2 37 (45.68%) C#
3 21 (25.93%) SQL
4 8 (9.88%) JavaScript
5 6 (7.41%) VB.NET
6 3 (3.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (8.64%) ACCA
1 7 (8.64%) CIMA
2 1 (1.23%) CRISC
2 1 (1.23%) CISA
2 1 (1.23%) CISM
2 1 (1.23%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.64%) QA
2 1 (1.23%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 9 (11.11%) Google
2 7 (8.64%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.47%) Yahoo!
4 1 (1.23%) Oracle