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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 28 27 29
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Degree 277 221 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 7.31% 7.69% 7.41%
As % of the Qualifications category 29.66% 35.93% 37.94%
Number of salaries quoted 255 184 163
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,150 £20,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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
934 615 535
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 24.66% 21.40% 19.54%
Number of salaries quoted 758 491 421
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
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 24 October 2014.

Degree Salary Histogram in Leeds

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 197 (35.95%) Agile Software Development
2 176 (32.12%) .NET
3 169 (30.84%) C#
4 154 (28.10%) SQL
5 122 (22.26%) Project Management
6 120 (21.90%) SQL Server
7 113 (20.62%) Java
8 103 (18.80%) ASP.NET
9 101 (18.43%) JavaScript
10 94 (17.15%) Windows
11 93 (16.97%) Computer Science
12 79 (14.42%) Microsoft
13 76 (13.87%) MS Excel
14 74 (13.50%) HTML
15 72 (13.14%) Oracle
16 71 (12.96%) Finance
17 70 (12.77%) OO
18 67 (12.23%) Linux
19 63 (11.50%) CSS
19 63 (11.50%) Software Engineering
20 61 (11.13%) PRINCE2
21 57 (10.40%) Analytical Skills
22 56 (10.22%) MVC
23 54 (9.85%) Scrum
24 53 (9.67%) PHP
25 52 (9.49%) MySQL
26 50 (9.12%) ITIL
26 50 (9.12%) Web Services
27 49 (8.94%) XML
28 45 (8.21%) .NET Framework

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 43 (7.85%) Apache
2 30 (5.47%) WebLogic
2 30 (5.47%) WebSphere
3 28 (5.11%) Tomcat
4 26 (4.74%) SharePoint
4 26 (4.74%) CMS
5 25 (4.56%) MS Exchange
6 23 (4.20%) WebLogic Portal
7 14 (2.55%) SAS
8 13 (2.37%) Drupal
9 7 (1.28%) Node.js
9 7 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2003
10 5 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2007
10 5 (0.91%) BizTalk Server
10 5 (0.91%) Elasticsearch
10 5 (0.91%) GlassFish
10 5 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (0.73%) Lync
11 4 (0.73%) nginx
11 4 (0.73%) WordPress
Applications
1 76 (13.87%) MS Excel
2 20 (3.65%) MS PowerPoint
3 15 (2.74%) MS Visio
3 15 (2.74%) MS Office
4 10 (1.82%) MS Project
5 5 (0.91%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (0.55%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.36%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.36%) SPSS
8 1 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 8 (1.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.73%) SAP CRM
3 3 (0.55%) SAP SD
3 3 (0.55%) Magento
4 2 (0.36%) SAP FI
4 2 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.36%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (0.36%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.28%) SaaS
2 5 (0.91%) Force.com
3 2 (0.36%) Office 365
3 2 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.18%) Route 53
4 1 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.18%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 45 (8.21%) Internet
2 30 (5.47%) HTTP
3 23 (4.20%) AMQP
4 22 (4.01%) SAN
5 9 (1.64%) TCP/IP
6 8 (1.46%) Firewall
7 7 (1.28%) DNS
7 7 (1.28%) LAN
7 7 (1.28%) WAN
8 6 (1.09%) DHCP
8 6 (1.09%) NAS
9 5 (0.91%) HTTPS
10 4 (0.73%) Intranet
11 3 (0.55%) SSH
11 3 (0.55%) Network Security
11 3 (0.55%) SNMP
11 3 (0.55%) LDAP
12 2 (0.36%) SMTP
12 2 (0.36%) FTP
12 2 (0.36%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (21.90%) SQL Server
2 52 (9.49%) MySQL
3 23 (4.20%) SQL Server 2008
4 21 (3.83%) Oracle Database
5 19 (3.47%) Relational Database
5 19 (3.47%) SQL Server 2012
6 18 (3.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 15 (2.74%) Oracle Database 11g
8 12 (2.19%) SQL Server 2005
9 11 (2.01%) Oracle Database 10g
10 10 (1.82%) Oracle9i Database
11 9 (1.64%) MongoDB
12 7 (1.28%) Redis
13 6 (1.09%) NoSQL
13 6 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 6 (1.09%) MS Access
14 5 (0.91%) OLAP
14 5 (0.91%) RDBMS
14 5 (0.91%) Oracle OLAP
14 5 (0.91%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 27 (4.93%) Visual Studio
2 21 (3.83%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (2.92%) Jenkins
4 10 (1.82%) Hudson
4 10 (1.82%) Subversion
4 10 (1.82%) Maven
5 8 (1.46%) ReSharper
6 6 (1.09%) Selenium
6 6 (1.09%) JUnit
6 6 (1.09%) TeamCity
7 5 (0.91%) MSTest
7 5 (0.91%) Octopus Deploy
7 5 (0.91%) SpecFlow
7 5 (0.91%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 5 (0.91%) Eclipse
8 4 (0.73%) NUnit
8 4 (0.73%) JIRA
8 4 (0.73%) Automake
9 3 (0.55%) FitNesse
9 3 (0.55%) Oracle Forms
General
1 71 (12.96%) Finance
2 17 (3.10%) Retail
3 15 (2.74%) Legal
4 13 (2.37%) Marketing
5 11 (2.01%) Telecoms
6 5 (0.91%) Games
6 5 (0.91%) Banking
7 4 (0.73%) Law
7 4 (0.73%) Advertising
7 4 (0.73%) Publishing
8 3 (0.55%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.55%) Electronics
8 3 (0.55%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.36%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.36%) Back Office
9 2 (0.36%) Automotive
9 2 (0.36%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.36%) Billing
10 1 (0.18%) Local Government
10 1 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 218 (39.78%) Developer
2 70 (12.77%) Analyst
3 66 (12.04%) Graduate
4 53 (9.67%) Graduate Developer
5 52 (9.49%) .NET Developer
6 51 (9.31%) Project Manager
7 48 (8.76%) C# Developer
8 44 (8.03%) Software Engineer
9 40 (7.30%) Junior
10 37 (6.75%) Software Developer
11 32 (5.84%) Junior Developer
12 31 (5.66%) Senior Manager
13 30 (5.47%) Architect
14 28 (5.11%) Senior Project Manager
14 28 (5.11%) Solutions Architect
14 28 (5.11%) C# .NET Developer
15 21 (3.83%) Java Developer
15 21 (3.83%) Senior Developer
16 17 (3.10%) Java Software Engineer
16 17 (3.10%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 176 (32.12%) .NET
2 103 (18.80%) ASP.NET
3 74 (13.50%) HTML
4 63 (11.50%) CSS
5 50 (9.12%) Web Services
6 49 (8.94%) XML
7 45 (8.21%) .NET Framework
8 42 (7.66%) WPF
8 42 (7.66%) jQuery
9 35 (6.39%) WCF
9 35 (6.39%) J2EE
10 31 (5.66%) WinForms
10 31 (5.66%) Spring
11 30 (5.47%) Java EE
12 27 (4.93%) LAMP
12 27 (4.93%) Hibernate
13 26 (4.74%) ActiveMQ
13 26 (4.74%) ASP.NET MVC
13 26 (4.74%) HTML5
13 26 (4.74%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 93 (16.97%) Computer Science
2 57 (10.40%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (6.20%) Open Source
4 33 (6.02%) Mathematics
5 25 (4.56%) Clustering
5 25 (4.56%) Enterprise Software
6 24 (4.38%) NHS
7 23 (4.20%) Symmetrix
7 23 (4.20%) RIA
8 18 (3.28%) User Experience
9 15 (2.74%) Statistics
10 14 (2.55%) Management Information System
11 12 (2.19%) N-Tier
12 11 (2.01%) Social Media
13 10 (1.82%) GIS
14 8 (1.46%) Physics
14 8 (1.46%) Wiki
15 6 (1.09%) Digital Media
16 5 (0.91%) Credit Risk
16 5 (0.91%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 94 (17.15%) Windows
2 67 (12.23%) Linux
3 28 (5.11%) Solaris
4 17 (3.10%) UNIX
4 17 (3.10%) Android
5 13 (2.37%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (2.37%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (1.46%) Apple iOS
7 7 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (0.91%) Windows 8
9 3 (0.55%) zOS
10 2 (0.36%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.36%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.18%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.18%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.18%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 197 (35.95%) Agile Software Development
2 122 (22.26%) Project Management
3 70 (12.77%) OO
4 63 (11.50%) Software Engineering
5 61 (11.13%) PRINCE2
6 56 (10.22%) MVC
7 54 (9.85%) Scrum
8 50 (9.12%) ITIL
9 40 (7.30%) UML
9 40 (7.30%) Stakeholder Management
10 34 (6.20%) Waterfall
11 31 (5.66%) Content Management
11 31 (5.66%) CRM
12 30 (5.47%) TDD
13 27 (4.93%) OOP
14 26 (4.74%) Technical Architecture
15 25 (4.56%) Load Testing
16 24 (4.38%) High Availability
17 23 (4.20%) Network Load Balancing
17 23 (4.20%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 169 (30.84%) C#
2 154 (28.10%) SQL
3 113 (20.62%) Java
4 101 (18.43%) JavaScript
5 53 (9.67%) PHP
6 42 (7.66%) C++
7 33 (6.02%) VB.NET
8 30 (5.47%) Python
9 28 (5.11%) Ruby
10 25 (4.56%) Perl
11 24 (4.38%) T-SQL
12 18 (3.28%) C
13 16 (2.92%) VB
14 12 (2.19%) Bash Shell
15 8 (1.46%) VB6
16 7 (1.28%) VBA
16 7 (1.28%) PL/SQL
17 4 (0.73%) Delphi
17 4 (0.73%) Shell Script
18 3 (0.55%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 28 (5.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 15 (2.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (2.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 13 (2.37%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (2.19%) ISTQB
6 10 (1.82%) HND
7 6 (1.09%) MCSE
7 6 (1.09%) CCNA
7 6 (1.09%) ISEB
8 5 (0.91%) CCNP
8 5 (0.91%) Security Cleared
8 5 (0.91%) CIMA
8 5 (0.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (0.73%) MBA
9 4 (0.73%) A+ Certification
9 4 (0.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 3 (0.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (0.55%) MCSA
10 3 (0.55%) MCITP
11 2 (0.36%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (7.66%) QA
2 8 (1.46%) SLA
3 4 (0.73%) HL7
3 4 (0.73%) COBIT
4 3 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.36%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.36%) P3O
6 1 (0.18%) Basel II
System Software
1 44 (8.03%) Active Directory
2 15 (2.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.28%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.55%) ProxySG
5 2 (0.36%) Nmap
5 2 (0.36%) XenApp
5 2 (0.36%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.18%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 7 (1.28%) Puppet
1 7 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (1.09%) Cobbler
2 6 (1.09%) Tivoli
3 4 (0.73%) SCCM
3 4 (0.73%) Nessus
4 3 (0.55%) WMI
4 3 (0.55%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.36%) Nagios
5 2 (0.36%) SCOM
6 1 (0.18%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.18%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.18%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.18%) HP SIM
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.18%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.18%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 79 (14.42%) Microsoft
2 72 (13.14%) Oracle
3 41 (7.48%) Cisco
4 29 (5.29%) F5
5 26 (4.74%) EMC
6 21 (3.83%) VMware
7 15 (2.74%) SolarWinds
7 15 (2.74%) Citrix
8 12 (2.19%) HP
9 10 (1.82%) Business Objects
9 10 (1.82%) SAP
10 7 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
11 6 (1.09%) Adobe
12 5 (0.91%) Dell
12 5 (0.91%) Red Hat
12 5 (0.91%) ServiceNow
13 4 (0.73%) CheckPoint
13 4 (0.73%) Tableau
14 3 (0.55%) Splunk
14 3 (0.55%) Jaspersoft
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + 20% bonus + bens
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Cognizant
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
HSCIC
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
HSCIC
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
HSCIC
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
HSCIC
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Robert Half
Salary: £26000 - £29000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: competitive based on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago