The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 23 19 20
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Permanent jobs citing Degree 15 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 6.64% 7.62% 7.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 34.88% 44.44% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 9
Average salary £32,000 £20,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -66.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 Wakefield region.

Qualifications Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
43 18 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 19.03% 17.14% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 33 11 18
Average salary £33,000 £42,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.35% +18.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £23,400 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,800 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

Degree
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

Degree Salary Trend in Wakefield

Degree
Salary Histogram in Wakefield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Degree across the Wakefield region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Degree Salary Histogram in Wakefield

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 35 (44.30%) Microsoft
2 26 (32.91%) .NET
3 21 (26.58%) SharePoint
4 20 (25.32%) SQL Server
5 16 (20.25%) C#
5 16 (20.25%) SLA
6 15 (18.99%) SQL
7 13 (16.46%) N-Tier
8 12 (15.19%) Oracle
8 12 (15.19%) MS Excel
9 10 (12.66%) Web Services
9 10 (12.66%) OO
10 9 (11.39%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (11.39%) Lync
11 8 (10.13%) VB.NET
11 8 (10.13%) Windows
11 8 (10.13%) Citrix
11 8 (10.13%) Publishing
11 8 (10.13%) .NET Framework
11 8 (10.13%) Unit Testing
11 8 (10.13%) PowerShell
11 8 (10.13%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (10.13%) Change Control
12 7 (8.86%) IIS
12 7 (8.86%) SAP
12 7 (8.86%) MS Exchange
12 7 (8.86%) DHCP
12 7 (8.86%) DNS
12 7 (8.86%) MVC
12 7 (8.86%) Mobile App

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 21 (26.58%) SharePoint
2 9 (11.39%) Lync
3 7 (8.86%) IIS
3 7 (8.86%) MS Exchange
4 4 (5.06%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 12 (15.19%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.86%) DHCP
1 7 (8.86%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (25.32%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.59%) SAP Data Services
3 5 (6.33%) DB2
3 5 (6.33%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (5.06%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (6.33%) Visual Studio
1 5 (6.33%) Subversion
1 5 (6.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (6.33%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 8 (10.13%) Publishing
2 4 (5.06%) Finance
3 1 (1.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (30.38%) Developer
2 9 (11.39%) Microsoft Specialist
2 9 (11.39%) Senior Microsoft Specialist
3 8 (10.13%) C# Developer
4 7 (8.86%) Analyst
4 7 (8.86%) .NET Developer
5 6 (7.59%) Systems Manager
5 6 (7.59%) Data Manager
6 5 (6.33%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (5.06%) BizTalk Developer
7 4 (5.06%) ETL Developer
7 4 (5.06%) Software Developer
8 3 (3.80%) Junior
8 3 (3.80%) Support Analyst
8 3 (3.80%) Junior Developer
8 3 (3.80%) Data Analyst
8 3 (3.80%) Security Officer
8 3 (3.80%) C# Software Developer
8 3 (3.80%) Information Security Officer
9 2 (2.53%) SAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (32.91%) .NET
2 10 (12.66%) Web Services
3 8 (10.13%) .NET Framework
4 6 (7.59%) WCF
5 4 (5.06%) WPF
6 3 (3.80%) ASP.NET
7 2 (2.53%) WinForms
8 1 (1.27%) CSS
8 1 (1.27%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.27%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (1.27%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.46%) N-Tier
2 7 (8.86%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.80%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.80%) CESG
3 3 (3.80%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.80%) RMADS
4 2 (2.53%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.13%) Windows
1 8 (10.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (12.66%) OO
2 9 (11.39%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (10.13%) Unit Testing
3 8 (10.13%) Change Control
4 7 (8.86%) MVC
5 6 (7.59%) ETL
5 6 (7.59%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (7.59%) ITIL
6 4 (5.06%) OOP
6 4 (5.06%) Software Engineering
7 3 (3.80%) Business Continuity
7 3 (3.80%) Information Security
7 3 (3.80%) Service Delivery
7 3 (3.80%) BCP
7 3 (3.80%) Business Continuity Planning
8 2 (2.53%) Time Management
9 1 (1.27%) Financial Modelling
9 1 (1.27%) Product Management
9 1 (1.27%) Mobile Application Development
9 1 (1.27%) BPR
Programming Languages
1 16 (20.25%) C#
2 15 (18.99%) SQL
3 8 (10.13%) VB.NET
3 8 (10.13%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.27%) Python
4 1 (1.27%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.27%) C++
4 1 (1.27%) Java
4 1 (1.27%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (20.25%) SLA
2 6 (7.59%) QA
3 3 (3.80%) CESG Infosec
3 3 (3.80%) ISO/IEC 17799
Systems Management
1 3 (3.80%) SCCM
1 3 (3.80%) SCOM
Vendors
1 35 (44.30%) Microsoft
2 12 (15.19%) Oracle
3 8 (10.13%) Citrix
4 7 (8.86%) SAP
5 5 (6.33%) Business Objects
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