The first table below looks at the demand for Degree in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 9 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
9 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 25 17 19
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Permanent jobs citing Degree 400 371 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 8.24% 10.51% 10.03%
As % of the Qualifications category 35.78% 40.59% 39.68%
Number of salaries quoted 328 243 273
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,000 £20,300
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Qualifications Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1118 914 814
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 23.03% 25.90% 25.29%
Number of salaries quoted 895 660 678
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Degree
Yorkshire

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Degree
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Degree Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Degree
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Degree across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 9 July 2014.

Degree Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Degree
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 9 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -16 265 £35,000 - 38
Wakefield +21 56 £32,500 +35.41% 3
Bradford -3 20 £32,500 -18.85% 1
Halifax -1 13 £28,625 +19.27%
Wetherby -4 3 £37,812 -24.37% 1
Huddersfield -7 1 £30,000 -34.06%
Degree
Yorkshire

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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.

1 235 (30.48%) .NET
2 186 (24.12%) C#
3 173 (22.44%) SQL Server
4 172 (22.31%) Finance
5 171 (22.18%) Microsoft
6 168 (21.79%) SQL
7 165 (21.40%) Computer Science
8 159 (20.62%) Java
9 135 (17.51%) Project Management
10 122 (15.82%) Windows
11 120 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
12 116 (15.05%) JavaScript
13 112 (14.53%) OO
14 109 (14.14%) ASP.NET
15 91 (11.80%) ITIL
15 91 (11.80%) Software Engineering
15 91 (11.80%) Scrum
16 87 (11.28%) XML
17 81 (10.51%) Linux
17 81 (10.51%) MS Excel
18 77 (9.99%) Web Services
19 72 (9.34%) PHP
20 71 (9.21%) HTML
21 68 (8.82%) PRINCE2
22 67 (8.69%) MySQL
22 67 (8.69%) jQuery
23 66 (8.56%) Cisco
24 65 (8.43%) Internet
25 62 (8.04%) CSS
25 62 (8.04%) MVC

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 44 (5.71%) MS Exchange
1 44 (5.71%) Apache
2 37 (4.80%) SharePoint
3 35 (4.54%) Tomcat
4 34 (4.41%) WebSphere
5 33 (4.28%) WebLogic
6 30 (3.89%) WebLogic Portal
7 28 (3.63%) IIS
8 26 (3.37%) CMS
9 23 (2.98%) SAS
10 18 (2.33%) Lync
11 16 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
12 15 (1.95%) Exchange Server 2007
13 10 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2013
14 8 (1.04%) SharePoint 2013
15 7 (0.91%) BizTalk Server
15 7 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2003
16 5 (0.65%) OpenROAD
16 5 (0.65%) Oracle Application Server
16 5 (0.65%) Node.js
Applications
1 81 (10.51%) MS Excel
2 28 (3.63%) MS Office
3 5 (0.65%) Photoshop
3 5 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (0.65%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (0.39%) AutoCAD
4 3 (0.39%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.39%) MS Project
5 2 (0.26%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 14 (1.82%) Magento
2 2 (0.26%) SAP CO
2 2 (0.26%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (0.26%) SAP CRM
2 2 (0.26%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (0.26%) SAP SD
2 2 (0.26%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.13%) SAP PP
3 1 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 28 (3.63%) SaaS
2 18 (2.33%) Force.com
3 5 (0.65%) Office 365
3 5 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.13%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 65 (8.43%) Internet
2 48 (6.23%) HTTP
3 30 (3.89%) AMQP
4 25 (3.24%) SAN
5 15 (1.95%) WAN
5 15 (1.95%) TCP/IP
5 15 (1.95%) DNS
6 14 (1.82%) LAN
7 13 (1.69%) DHCP
8 11 (1.43%) Intranet
8 11 (1.43%) Firewall
8 11 (1.43%) NAS
9 8 (1.04%) DEFINITY
10 7 (0.91%) Intrusion Detection
10 7 (0.91%) Network Security
11 6 (0.78%) Wireless
11 6 (0.78%) SMTP
11 6 (0.78%) FTP
12 5 (0.65%) VPN
12 5 (0.65%) POP3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 173 (22.44%) SQL Server
2 67 (8.69%) MySQL
3 36 (4.67%) Relational Database
4 31 (4.02%) SQL Server 2008
5 24 (3.11%) SQL Server 2012
6 22 (2.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 22 (2.85%) SQL Server 2005
7 18 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 14 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 14 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
9 12 (1.56%) Oracle Database
9 12 (1.56%) RDBMS
10 11 (1.43%) Base SAS
11 10 (1.30%) Oracle Database 11g
12 8 (1.04%) MongoDB
13 5 (0.65%) BusinessObjects
13 5 (0.65%) Oracle Database 10g
13 5 (0.65%) MS Access
13 5 (0.65%) Ingres
13 5 (0.65%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 51 (6.61%) Team Foundation Server
2 27 (3.50%) Visual Studio
3 14 (1.82%) Jenkins
4 11 (1.43%) Subversion
4 11 (1.43%) Hudson
5 9 (1.17%) LoadRunner
5 9 (1.17%) ReSharper
6 8 (1.04%) Git (software)
6 8 (1.04%) Maven
6 8 (1.04%) JUnit
7 7 (0.91%) JIRA
8 6 (0.78%) Automake
9 5 (0.65%) Ant
9 5 (0.65%) CruiseControl
9 5 (0.65%) SpecFlow
9 5 (0.65%) Octopus Deploy
10 3 (0.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 3 (0.39%) Selenium
11 2 (0.26%) Oracle Forms
11 2 (0.26%) ClearCase
General
1 172 (22.31%) Finance
2 37 (4.80%) Retail
3 34 (4.41%) Marketing
4 28 (3.63%) Banking
5 17 (2.20%) Games
6 15 (1.95%) Telecoms
7 13 (1.69%) Retail Banking
8 12 (1.56%) Investment Banking
9 11 (1.43%) Legal
10 10 (1.30%) Publishing
11 8 (1.04%) Manufacturing
12 5 (0.65%) Law
13 3 (0.39%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.39%) Back Office
13 3 (0.39%) Electronics
14 2 (0.26%) Advertising
14 2 (0.26%) Billing
14 2 (0.26%) Multimedia
14 2 (0.26%) Local Government
15 1 (0.13%) Military
Job Titles
1 261 (33.85%) Developer
2 184 (23.87%) Analyst
3 78 (10.12%) Graduate
4 61 (7.91%) Junior
5 59 (7.65%) .NET Developer
6 55 (7.13%) Graduate Developer
7 53 (6.87%) Architect
7 53 (6.87%) Junior Developer
8 52 (6.74%) C# Developer
9 44 (5.71%) Senior Developer
10 40 (5.19%) Java Developer
10 40 (5.19%) Support Analyst
10 40 (5.19%) Solutions Architect
11 38 (4.93%) Software Engineer
12 36 (4.67%) Project Manager
13 30 (3.89%) Tester
14 29 (3.76%) Senior Manager
15 28 (3.63%) Software Developer
16 26 (3.37%) Data Analyst
16 26 (3.37%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 235 (30.48%) .NET
2 109 (14.14%) ASP.NET
3 87 (11.28%) XML
4 77 (9.99%) Web Services
5 71 (9.21%) HTML
6 67 (8.69%) jQuery
7 62 (8.04%) CSS
8 55 (7.13%) J2EE
9 45 (5.84%) WCF
10 44 (5.71%) WinForms
11 43 (5.58%) .NET Framework
12 36 (4.67%) Java EE
13 34 (4.41%) ASP.NET MVC
14 33 (4.28%) ActiveMQ
15 32 (4.15%) LAMP
16 31 (4.02%) RabbitMQ
16 31 (4.02%) WPF
17 30 (3.89%) Spring
18 23 (2.98%) HTML5
19 21 (2.72%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 165 (21.40%) Computer Science
2 57 (7.39%) Mathematics
3 48 (6.23%) Open Source
4 37 (4.80%) Clustering
5 36 (4.67%) Management Information System
6 34 (4.41%) Enterprise Software
7 30 (3.89%) RIA
7 30 (3.89%) Symmetrix
8 24 (3.11%) NHS
9 17 (2.20%) DTV
9 17 (2.20%) Credit Risk
10 16 (2.08%) Client/Server
11 12 (1.56%) Mobile App
12 11 (1.43%) Statistics
13 10 (1.30%) Social Media
14 9 (1.17%) N-Tier
15 7 (0.91%) GIS
15 7 (0.91%) W3C
15 7 (0.91%) STB
16 6 (0.78%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 122 (15.82%) Windows
2 81 (10.51%) Linux
3 33 (4.28%) Solaris
4 32 (4.15%) UNIX
5 29 (3.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 25 (3.24%) Windows Server 2012
7 23 (2.98%) Android
8 16 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (1.43%) Windows 7
10 9 (1.17%) Apple iOS
11 6 (0.78%) Windows 8
12 5 (0.65%) Windows XP
13 4 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 3 (0.39%) zOS
15 2 (0.26%) HPUX
16 1 (0.13%) Embedded Linux
16 1 (0.13%) Fedora
16 1 (0.13%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (17.51%) Project Management
2 120 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
3 112 (14.53%) OO
4 91 (11.80%) ITIL
4 91 (11.80%) Software Engineering
4 91 (11.80%) Scrum
5 68 (8.82%) PRINCE2
6 62 (8.04%) MVC
7 58 (7.52%) UML
8 56 (7.26%) OOP
9 39 (5.06%) Waterfall
10 36 (4.67%) TDD
10 36 (4.67%) Technical Architecture
10 36 (4.67%) Load Testing
11 35 (4.54%) Content Management
12 34 (4.41%) Stakeholder Management
13 33 (4.28%) High Availability
14 32 (4.15%) E-Commerce
15 31 (4.02%) CRM
15 31 (4.02%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 186 (24.12%) C#
2 168 (21.79%) SQL
3 159 (20.62%) Java
4 116 (15.05%) JavaScript
5 72 (9.34%) PHP
6 37 (4.80%) T-SQL
7 33 (4.28%) Perl
8 30 (3.89%) VB.NET
9 29 (3.76%) C
10 25 (3.24%) C++
10 25 (3.24%) Python
11 22 (2.85%) Ruby
12 20 (2.59%) VB
13 10 (1.30%) VBA
14 9 (1.17%) Delphi
15 8 (1.04%) VB6
16 7 (0.91%) PL/SQL
16 7 (0.91%) PowerShell
17 6 (0.78%) Bash Shell
18 5 (0.65%) RPG
Qualifications
1 45 (5.84%) Microsoft Certification
2 33 (4.28%) HND
3 32 (4.15%) MCSE
4 26 (3.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 24 (3.11%) ISEB
6 21 (2.72%) ISTQB
7 20 (2.59%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (1.43%) HNC
8 11 (1.43%) Security Cleared
9 9 (1.17%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (1.04%) MySQL Certification
10 8 (1.04%) Avaya Certification
10 8 (1.04%) CISSP
10 8 (1.04%) SSCP
11 7 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 7 (0.91%) Security+ Certification
12 6 (0.78%) MCP
12 6 (0.78%) CISM
13 5 (0.65%) CISA
13 5 (0.65%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (7.65%) QA
2 35 (4.54%) SLA
3 5 (0.65%) PCI DSS
3 5 (0.65%) HL7
4 4 (0.52%) CESG Infosec
4 4 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 4 (0.52%) Basel II
5 3 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.39%) COBIT
6 2 (0.26%) P3O
6 2 (0.26%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.13%) TickIT
7 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 12207
System Software
1 52 (6.74%) Active Directory
2 23 (2.98%) Hyper-V
3 19 (2.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (0.91%) vSphere
5 6 (0.78%) XenApp
6 5 (0.65%) XenDesktop
7 3 (0.39%) Forefront TMG
7 3 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (0.39%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (0.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (0.26%) XenServer
8 2 (0.26%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.13%) NFS
9 1 (0.13%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.13%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (0.13%) KVM
Systems Management
1 16 (2.08%) SCCM
2 9 (1.17%) SCOM
3 5 (0.65%) Plesk
4 4 (0.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 3 (0.39%) Nagios
5 3 (0.39%) Opsview
5 3 (0.39%) HP SIM
6 2 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.26%) HP NNM
6 2 (0.26%) OpenView
7 1 (0.13%) Netcool
7 1 (0.13%) WMI
7 1 (0.13%) Nessus
7 1 (0.13%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.13%) SCDPM
7 1 (0.13%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.13%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.13%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (0.13%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.13%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 171 (22.18%) Microsoft
2 66 (8.56%) Cisco
3 54 (7.00%) Oracle
4 30 (3.89%) F5
4 30 (3.89%) EMC
5 25 (3.24%) VMware
6 23 (2.98%) Citrix
6 23 (2.98%) HP
7 20 (2.59%) Zend
8 16 (2.08%) SAP
9 12 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
10 9 (1.17%) Avaya
11 7 (0.91%) Red Hat
11 7 (0.91%) Business Objects
12 6 (0.78%) NetApp
12 6 (0.78%) McAfee
13 5 (0.65%) Reuters
13 5 (0.65%) Dell
13 5 (0.65%) Veeam
13 5 (0.65%) Sitecore
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Annual Bonus, Pension Scheme, Car
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Churchill Frank
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £22000 to £30000 per annum - Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £neg depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
Larson Group
Posted: Yesterday
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: negotiable based on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Fantastic Training + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £24000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £52500 - £57500 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Cash Choices
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £excellent + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago