The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds 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 31 18 20
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +2
Permanent jobs citing Degree 251 256 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 6.72% 9.69% 8.94%
As % of the Qualifications category 27.43% 38.15% 38.97%
Number of salaries quoted 234 183 200
Average salary £34,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,650 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.06% -
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 Leeds region.

Qualifications Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
915 671 639
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 24.48% 25.39% 22.94%
Number of salaries quoted 751 505 517
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Degree
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Degree Salary Trend in Leeds

Degree
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Degree across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

Degree Salary Histogram in Leeds

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

1 177 (33.59%) .NET
2 159 (30.17%) C#
3 128 (24.29%) SQL
4 126 (23.91%) SQL Server
5 117 (22.20%) Computer Science
6 115 (21.82%) Java
7 108 (20.49%) Agile Software Development
8 107 (20.30%) Project Management
9 97 (18.41%) JavaScript
10 91 (17.27%) ASP.NET
11 90 (17.08%) Windows
12 83 (15.75%) Finance
13 75 (14.23%) Microsoft
14 73 (13.85%) OO
15 72 (13.66%) MS Excel
16 71 (13.47%) Software Engineering
17 67 (12.71%) Scrum
18 63 (11.95%) Web Services
19 61 (11.57%) Linux
20 59 (11.20%) XML
21 57 (10.82%) MySQL
21 57 (10.82%) HTML
21 57 (10.82%) MVC
22 56 (10.63%) PHP
23 55 (10.44%) PRINCE2
24 54 (10.25%) Internet
25 53 (10.06%) ITIL
26 52 (9.87%) Cisco
27 51 (9.68%) CSS
28 49 (9.30%) J2EE

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 42 (7.97%) Apache
2 37 (7.02%) Tomcat
2 37 (7.02%) WebLogic
2 37 (7.02%) WebSphere
3 32 (6.07%) WebLogic Portal
4 26 (4.93%) MS Exchange
5 18 (3.42%) CMS
6 15 (2.85%) SharePoint
7 14 (2.66%) SAS
8 9 (1.71%) IIS
9 7 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2003
10 6 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2010
11 5 (0.95%) Node.js
11 5 (0.95%) Sitecore CMS
11 5 (0.95%) Elasticsearch
11 5 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2007
11 5 (0.95%) Drupal
11 5 (0.95%) GlassFish
11 5 (0.95%) Umbraco
11 5 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 72 (13.66%) MS Excel
2 15 (2.85%) MS Office
3 8 (1.52%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (1.14%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.76%) MS Project
6 3 (0.57%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.19%) SPSS
7 1 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 8 (1.52%) Magento
2 4 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.57%) SAP SD
4 2 (0.38%) SAP FI
4 2 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.38%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.38%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.38%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (0.38%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.19%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.85%) SaaS
2 9 (1.71%) Force.com
3 2 (0.38%) Office 365
4 1 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.19%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 54 (10.25%) Internet
2 41 (7.78%) HTTP
3 32 (6.07%) AMQP
4 16 (3.04%) SAN
5 9 (1.71%) TCP/IP
6 8 (1.52%) LAN
6 8 (1.52%) WAN
7 7 (1.33%) NAS
8 5 (0.95%) Firewall
8 5 (0.95%) Intranet
9 4 (0.76%) DNS
9 4 (0.76%) HTTPS
10 3 (0.57%) SNMP
11 2 (0.38%) VPN
11 2 (0.38%) SSL
11 2 (0.38%) SMTP
11 2 (0.38%) DHCP
11 2 (0.38%) LDAP
11 2 (0.38%) SSH
11 2 (0.38%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (23.91%) SQL Server
2 57 (10.82%) MySQL
3 19 (3.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (3.61%) SQL Server 2012
4 18 (3.42%) Relational Database
5 14 (2.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (2.28%) Oracle Database
7 11 (2.09%) SQL Server 2005
7 11 (2.09%) Oracle Database 11g
8 8 (1.52%) MongoDB
9 6 (1.14%) NoSQL
9 6 (1.14%) RDBMS
10 5 (0.95%) Oracle Database 10g
10 5 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (0.95%) Base SAS
10 5 (0.95%) MS Access
10 5 (0.95%) Redis
11 4 (0.76%) Data Mining
11 4 (0.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (0.57%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 36 (6.83%) Team Foundation Server
2 28 (5.31%) Visual Studio
3 9 (1.71%) ReSharper
3 9 (1.71%) Jenkins
4 7 (1.33%) Maven
4 7 (1.33%) LoadRunner
5 6 (1.14%) Subversion
5 6 (1.14%) Automake
5 6 (1.14%) Hudson
6 5 (0.95%) SpecFlow
6 5 (0.95%) Octopus Deploy
6 5 (0.95%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 4 (0.76%) Eclipse
7 4 (0.76%) Selenium
8 3 (0.57%) FitNesse
8 3 (0.57%) JUnit
8 3 (0.57%) WebDriver
9 2 (0.38%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 2 (0.38%) Axure RP
9 2 (0.38%) Oracle Forms
General
1 83 (15.75%) Finance
2 23 (4.36%) Retail
3 14 (2.66%) Banking
4 12 (2.28%) Marketing
5 11 (2.09%) Telecoms
6 10 (1.90%) Retail Banking
7 9 (1.71%) Games
8 8 (1.52%) Legal
9 7 (1.33%) Investment Banking
10 4 (0.76%) Law
11 3 (0.57%) Electronics
11 3 (0.57%) Advertising
11 3 (0.57%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.38%) Billing
12 2 (0.38%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.38%) Back Office
12 2 (0.38%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.19%) Local Government
13 1 (0.19%) French Language
13 1 (0.19%) German Language
Job Titles
1 210 (39.85%) Developer
2 81 (15.37%) Analyst
3 67 (12.71%) Graduate
4 54 (10.25%) .NET Developer
5 53 (10.06%) Graduate Developer
6 47 (8.92%) C# Developer
7 45 (8.54%) Project Manager
8 40 (7.59%) Junior
8 40 (7.59%) Software Engineer
9 38 (7.21%) Architect
10 37 (7.02%) Solutions Architect
11 36 (6.83%) Junior Developer
12 33 (6.26%) Senior Manager
13 32 (6.07%) Software Developer
14 30 (5.69%) Senior Project Manager
15 29 (5.50%) Senior Developer
15 29 (5.50%) C# .NET Developer
16 25 (4.74%) Java Developer
17 19 (3.61%) Tester
18 18 (3.42%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 177 (33.59%) .NET
2 91 (17.27%) ASP.NET
3 63 (11.95%) Web Services
4 59 (11.20%) XML
5 57 (10.82%) HTML
6 51 (9.68%) CSS
7 49 (9.30%) J2EE
8 41 (7.78%) .NET Framework
8 41 (7.78%) jQuery
9 38 (7.21%) WPF
10 35 (6.64%) WCF
10 35 (6.64%) ActiveMQ
11 34 (6.45%) RabbitMQ
12 33 (6.26%) LAMP
13 32 (6.07%) WinForms
14 29 (5.50%) Java EE
15 28 (5.31%) Spring
16 27 (5.12%) ASP.NET MVC
17 25 (4.74%) Hibernate
18 21 (3.98%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 117 (22.20%) Computer Science
2 44 (8.35%) Open Source
3 38 (7.21%) Mathematics
4 33 (6.26%) Clustering
5 32 (6.07%) Symmetrix
5 32 (6.07%) RIA
6 30 (5.69%) Enterprise Software
7 27 (5.12%) NHS
8 18 (3.42%) Statistics
9 17 (3.23%) Management Information System
10 14 (2.66%) N-Tier
10 14 (2.66%) DTV
11 10 (1.90%) GIS
11 10 (1.90%) Social Media
12 8 (1.52%) Credit Risk
12 8 (1.52%) Digital Media
13 7 (1.33%) W3C
14 5 (0.95%) Client/Server
14 5 (0.95%) Physics
15 4 (0.76%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 90 (17.08%) Windows
2 61 (11.57%) Linux
3 35 (6.64%) Solaris
4 18 (3.42%) Android
5 14 (2.66%) UNIX
6 13 (2.47%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (2.28%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (1.71%) Apple iOS
9 7 (1.33%) Windows 8
9 7 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (0.76%) Windows 7
12 3 (0.57%) Windows XP
12 3 (0.57%) zOS
13 2 (0.38%) HPUX
14 1 (0.19%) Fedora
14 1 (0.19%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (20.49%) Agile Software Development
2 107 (20.30%) Project Management
3 73 (13.85%) OO
4 71 (13.47%) Software Engineering
5 67 (12.71%) Scrum
6 57 (10.82%) MVC
7 55 (10.44%) PRINCE2
8 53 (10.06%) ITIL
9 46 (8.73%) OOP
10 40 (7.59%) UML
11 38 (7.21%) Content Management
12 37 (7.02%) Load Testing
13 36 (6.83%) Technical Architecture
13 36 (6.83%) Stakeholder Management
14 35 (6.64%) Waterfall
14 35 (6.64%) High Availability
15 32 (6.07%) Network Load Balancing
16 29 (5.50%) CRM
17 26 (4.93%) Test Scripting
18 23 (4.36%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 159 (30.17%) C#
2 128 (24.29%) SQL
3 115 (21.82%) Java
4 97 (18.41%) JavaScript
5 56 (10.63%) PHP
6 31 (5.88%) Perl
6 31 (5.88%) C++
7 26 (4.93%) T-SQL
7 26 (4.93%) VB.NET
8 24 (4.55%) Python
8 24 (4.55%) Ruby
9 17 (3.23%) VB
9 17 (3.23%) C
10 8 (1.52%) VB6
11 6 (1.14%) Bash Shell
11 6 (1.14%) VBA
12 5 (0.95%) Delphi
13 4 (0.76%) Scala
14 3 (0.57%) Groovy
14 3 (0.57%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 30 (5.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 14 (2.66%) HND
2 14 (2.66%) ISEB
3 12 (2.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 12 (2.28%) ISTQB
4 11 (2.09%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (1.90%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (1.71%) Security Cleared
7 5 (0.95%) CCNA
7 5 (0.95%) MCSE
8 4 (0.76%) SC Cleared
8 4 (0.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (0.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (0.57%) MCTS
9 3 (0.57%) MCITP
9 3 (0.57%) MBA
9 3 (0.57%) MySQL Certification
9 3 (0.57%) PhD
9 3 (0.57%) CCNP
10 2 (0.38%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (8.35%) QA
2 7 (1.33%) SLA
3 5 (0.95%) COBIT
3 5 (0.95%) HL7
4 2 (0.38%) P3O
4 2 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 40 (7.59%) Active Directory
2 11 (2.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (1.71%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.76%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (0.38%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (0.38%) XenApp
5 2 (0.38%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (0.76%) SCCM
2 3 (0.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (0.57%) HP SIM
3 2 (0.38%) Data Guard
3 2 (0.38%) OpenView
3 2 (0.38%) Nagios
3 2 (0.38%) SCOM
3 2 (0.38%) Nessus
3 2 (0.38%) HP NNM
3 2 (0.38%) WMI
4 1 (0.19%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.19%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (0.19%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.19%) Netcool
4 1 (0.19%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.19%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.19%) SCDPM
4 1 (0.19%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.19%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 75 (14.23%) Microsoft
2 52 (9.87%) Cisco
3 36 (6.83%) Oracle
4 35 (6.64%) F5
5 32 (6.07%) EMC
6 18 (3.42%) HP
7 16 (3.04%) VMware
8 13 (2.47%) Citrix
9 9 (1.71%) Red Hat
9 9 (1.71%) Salesforce.com
10 8 (1.52%) Zend
10 8 (1.52%) SolarWinds
11 7 (1.33%) SAP
12 5 (0.95%) Adobe
12 5 (0.95%) Sitecore
12 5 (0.95%) ServiceNow
13 4 (0.76%) Red Gate
13 4 (0.76%) Typemock
13 4 (0.76%) IBM
13 4 (0.76%) NetApp
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £2000 - £15000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: + 20% bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £52500 - £57500 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Cash Choices
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Flexi-Cash
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £28000 - £50000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable, Plus B
Posted: 15 hours ago
Rawdon, Leeds
EMIS
Salary: Up to £45,000 pa dependent on experience
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £15000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + 12% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago