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 22 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 23 17 19
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Permanent jobs citing Degree 391 345 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 8.15% 9.81% 10.04%
As % of the Qualifications category 34.72% 37.79% 40.66%
Number of salaries quoted 313 222 286
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,750 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Qualifications Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1126 913 846
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 23.47% 25.96% 24.69%
Number of salaries quoted 898 652 700
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,300
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 22 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 22 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 -16 261 £35,000 - 38
Wakefield +23 66 £34,000 -0.72% 2
Bradford -11 12 £33,750 -25.00% 1
Halifax -7 9 £28,625 +19.27%
Wetherby -3 3 £37,812 -24.37%
Huddersfield -8 1 £30,000 -34.06% 4
Cleckheaton - 1 £26,500 -
Degree
Yorkshire

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 232 (30.13%) .NET
2 183 (23.77%) C#
3 177 (22.99%) SQL Server
4 169 (21.95%) Microsoft
4 169 (21.95%) Finance
5 166 (21.56%) SQL
6 155 (20.13%) Computer Science
7 153 (19.87%) Java
8 143 (18.57%) Project Management
9 126 (16.36%) Agile Software Development
10 123 (15.97%) Windows
11 121 (15.71%) JavaScript
12 111 (14.42%) ASP.NET
13 108 (14.03%) OO
14 93 (12.08%) ITIL
15 90 (11.69%) Scrum
16 88 (11.43%) XML
17 87 (11.30%) MS Excel
17 87 (11.30%) Software Engineering
18 85 (11.04%) Linux
19 82 (10.65%) Web Services
20 74 (9.61%) HTML
21 70 (9.09%) PHP
21 70 (9.09%) MySQL
21 70 (9.09%) PRINCE2
22 67 (8.70%) jQuery
23 66 (8.57%) Cisco
24 65 (8.44%) MVC
25 64 (8.31%) CSS
25 64 (8.31%) Internet

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 47 (6.10%) Apache
2 46 (5.97%) MS Exchange
3 40 (5.19%) SharePoint
4 37 (4.81%) Tomcat
5 36 (4.68%) WebSphere
6 35 (4.55%) WebLogic
7 32 (4.16%) WebLogic Portal
8 29 (3.77%) IIS
9 26 (3.38%) CMS
10 21 (2.73%) SAS
11 19 (2.47%) Lync
12 14 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2007
12 14 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2010
13 10 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2013
14 9 (1.17%) BizTalk Server
15 7 (0.91%) SharePoint 2013
15 7 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2003
16 5 (0.65%) Node.js
16 5 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
16 5 (0.65%) Umbraco
Applications
1 87 (11.30%) MS Excel
2 23 (2.99%) MS Office
3 7 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (0.78%) Photoshop
5 5 (0.65%) Adobe Illustrator
5 5 (0.65%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.39%) MS Project
7 2 (0.26%) SPSS
8 1 (0.13%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 12 (1.56%) Magento
2 3 (0.39%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.26%) SAP SD
3 2 (0.26%) SAP FI
3 2 (0.26%) SAP CO
3 2 (0.26%) SAP CRM
3 2 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.26%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.13%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 26 (3.38%) SaaS
2 16 (2.08%) Force.com
3 5 (0.65%) Office 365
4 4 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.13%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 64 (8.31%) Internet
2 49 (6.36%) HTTP
3 32 (4.16%) AMQP
4 24 (3.12%) SAN
5 18 (2.34%) DNS
6 17 (2.21%) TCP/IP
7 16 (2.08%) DHCP
8 15 (1.95%) LAN
8 15 (1.95%) WAN
9 12 (1.56%) Firewall
10 11 (1.43%) NAS
11 10 (1.30%) Intranet
12 8 (1.04%) DEFINITY
12 8 (1.04%) Intrusion Detection
12 8 (1.04%) Network Security
13 7 (0.91%) Wireless
14 5 (0.65%) FTP
14 5 (0.65%) SMTP
15 4 (0.52%) VPN
16 3 (0.39%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 177 (22.99%) SQL Server
2 70 (9.09%) MySQL
3 37 (4.81%) Relational Database
4 29 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
5 24 (3.12%) SQL Server 2012
6 21 (2.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 17 (2.21%) SQL Server 2005
7 17 (2.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 14 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
9 13 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 12 (1.56%) RDBMS
11 11 (1.43%) Oracle Database
12 9 (1.17%) Base SAS
12 9 (1.17%) Oracle Database 11g
13 8 (1.04%) MongoDB
14 5 (0.65%) SAP Data Services
14 5 (0.65%) NoSQL
14 5 (0.65%) Oracle Database 10g
14 5 (0.65%) Ingres
14 5 (0.65%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 50 (6.49%) Team Foundation Server
2 29 (3.77%) Visual Studio
3 14 (1.82%) Jenkins
4 11 (1.43%) Hudson
4 11 (1.43%) Subversion
5 9 (1.17%) ReSharper
5 9 (1.17%) Maven
5 9 (1.17%) LoadRunner
6 8 (1.04%) JUnit
6 8 (1.04%) Git (software)
7 6 (0.78%) JIRA
7 6 (0.78%) Automake
8 5 (0.65%) SpecFlow
8 5 (0.65%) Octopus Deploy
8 5 (0.65%) CruiseControl
8 5 (0.65%) Ant
9 3 (0.39%) Selenium
9 3 (0.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 2 (0.26%) ClearQuest
10 2 (0.26%) Oracle Forms
General
1 169 (21.95%) Finance
2 37 (4.81%) Retail
3 32 (4.16%) Marketing
4 27 (3.51%) Banking
5 16 (2.08%) Telecoms
6 15 (1.95%) Games
7 13 (1.69%) Retail Banking
8 12 (1.56%) Investment Banking
9 11 (1.43%) Publishing
9 11 (1.43%) Legal
10 8 (1.04%) Manufacturing
11 5 (0.65%) Law
12 3 (0.39%) Back Office
12 3 (0.39%) Advertising
12 3 (0.39%) Electronics
12 3 (0.39%) Multimedia
12 3 (0.39%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.26%) Billing
13 2 (0.26%) Local Government
14 1 (0.13%) Military
Job Titles
1 261 (33.90%) Developer
2 176 (22.86%) Analyst
3 78 (10.13%) Graduate
4 62 (8.05%) .NET Developer
5 57 (7.40%) Junior
6 54 (7.01%) Architect
6 54 (7.01%) Graduate Developer
7 50 (6.49%) C# Developer
8 49 (6.36%) Junior Developer
9 42 (5.45%) Solutions Architect
9 42 (5.45%) Senior Developer
10 41 (5.32%) Project Manager
11 40 (5.19%) Java Developer
12 39 (5.06%) Support Analyst
13 38 (4.94%) Software Engineer
14 32 (4.16%) Senior Manager
15 30 (3.90%) Software Developer
16 29 (3.77%) Senior Project Manager
17 27 (3.51%) Tester
18 26 (3.38%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 232 (30.13%) .NET
2 111 (14.42%) ASP.NET
3 88 (11.43%) XML
4 82 (10.65%) Web Services
5 74 (9.61%) HTML
6 67 (8.70%) jQuery
7 64 (8.31%) CSS
8 56 (7.27%) J2EE
9 47 (6.10%) .NET Framework
10 44 (5.71%) WCF
11 39 (5.06%) WinForms
12 36 (4.68%) ASP.NET MVC
13 35 (4.55%) WPF
13 35 (4.55%) ActiveMQ
14 34 (4.42%) LAMP
15 33 (4.29%) RabbitMQ
15 33 (4.29%) Java EE
16 30 (3.90%) Spring
17 24 (3.12%) HTML5
18 22 (2.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 155 (20.13%) Computer Science
2 54 (7.01%) Mathematics
3 50 (6.49%) Open Source
4 38 (4.94%) Clustering
5 34 (4.42%) Management Information System
6 32 (4.16%) RIA
6 32 (4.16%) Symmetrix
7 31 (4.03%) Enterprise Software
8 24 (3.12%) NHS
9 17 (2.21%) DTV
10 16 (2.08%) Credit Risk
11 14 (1.82%) Client/Server
12 12 (1.56%) N-Tier
12 12 (1.56%) Statistics
12 12 (1.56%) Mobile App
13 11 (1.43%) Social Media
14 9 (1.17%) GIS
15 7 (0.91%) Digital Media
15 7 (0.91%) STB
15 7 (0.91%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 123 (15.97%) Windows
2 85 (11.04%) Linux
3 35 (4.55%) UNIX
3 35 (4.55%) Solaris
4 28 (3.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 26 (3.38%) Android
6 23 (2.99%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (1.95%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (1.30%) Windows 7
9 9 (1.17%) Apple iOS
10 6 (0.78%) Windows XP
10 6 (0.78%) Windows 8
11 5 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.39%) zOS
13 2 (0.26%) HPUX
14 1 (0.13%) CentOS
14 1 (0.13%) Fedora
14 1 (0.13%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (18.57%) Project Management
2 126 (16.36%) Agile Software Development
3 108 (14.03%) OO
4 93 (12.08%) ITIL
5 90 (11.69%) Scrum
6 87 (11.30%) Software Engineering
7 70 (9.09%) PRINCE2
8 65 (8.44%) MVC
9 57 (7.40%) UML
10 54 (7.01%) OOP
11 43 (5.58%) Waterfall
12 38 (4.94%) Content Management
12 38 (4.94%) Load Testing
13 37 (4.81%) Technical Architecture
14 36 (4.68%) TDD
15 35 (4.55%) High Availability
16 34 (4.42%) Stakeholder Management
17 33 (4.29%) CRM
18 32 (4.16%) Network Load Balancing
19 31 (4.03%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 183 (23.77%) C#
2 166 (21.56%) SQL
3 153 (19.87%) Java
4 121 (15.71%) JavaScript
5 70 (9.09%) PHP
6 36 (4.68%) VB.NET
6 36 (4.68%) T-SQL
7 33 (4.29%) Perl
8 30 (3.90%) C
9 28 (3.64%) C++
10 25 (3.25%) Python
11 24 (3.12%) Ruby
12 22 (2.86%) VB
13 10 (1.30%) VB6
14 9 (1.17%) Delphi
15 8 (1.04%) VBA
15 8 (1.04%) PowerShell
16 6 (0.78%) Bash Shell
17 5 (0.65%) XPath
17 5 (0.65%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 46 (5.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 33 (4.29%) MCSE
3 30 (3.90%) HND
4 28 (3.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 22 (2.86%) ISEB
5 22 (2.86%) ISTQB
6 21 (2.73%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (1.43%) Security Cleared
8 9 (1.17%) HNC
9 8 (1.04%) Avaya Certification
9 8 (1.04%) CISSP
9 8 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (1.04%) SSCP
9 8 (1.04%) MySQL Certification
10 7 (0.91%) Security+ Certification
10 7 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 6 (0.78%) CISM
11 6 (0.78%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 5 (0.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 5 (0.65%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (7.79%) QA
2 38 (4.94%) SLA
3 5 (0.65%) PCI DSS
3 5 (0.65%) CESG Infosec
3 5 (0.65%) HL7
3 5 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 4 (0.52%) Basel II
5 3 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.39%) COBIT
5 3 (0.39%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.26%) P3O
7 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 12207
7 1 (0.13%) TickIT
System Software
1 55 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 20 (2.60%) Hyper-V
3 19 (2.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.78%) XenApp
4 6 (0.78%) vSphere
5 4 (0.52%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (0.52%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.26%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (0.26%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (0.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (0.26%) XenServer
6 2 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.26%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.13%) KVM
7 1 (0.13%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.13%) NFS
Systems Management
1 16 (2.08%) SCCM
2 9 (1.17%) SCOM
3 4 (0.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (0.39%) Plesk
4 3 (0.39%) HP SIM
4 3 (0.39%) Nagios
5 2 (0.26%) OpenView
5 2 (0.26%) Nessus
5 2 (0.26%) HP NNM
5 2 (0.26%) Data Guard
5 2 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.26%) Opsview
6 1 (0.13%) SCDPM
6 1 (0.13%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.13%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.13%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.13%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.13%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.13%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.13%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 169 (21.95%) Microsoft
2 66 (8.57%) Cisco
3 55 (7.14%) Oracle
4 33 (4.29%) F5
5 32 (4.16%) EMC
6 26 (3.38%) VMware
7 25 (3.25%) Citrix
8 23 (2.99%) HP
9 18 (2.34%) Zend
10 17 (2.21%) SAP
11 12 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
12 9 (1.17%) Red Hat
12 9 (1.17%) Avaya
13 6 (0.78%) NetApp
13 6 (0.78%) Business Objects
14 5 (0.65%) McAfee
14 5 (0.65%) Reuters
14 5 (0.65%) Intel
15 4 (0.52%) Dell
15 4 (0.52%) Symantec
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £24000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £52500 - £57500 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Cash Choices
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Annual Bonus, Pension Scheme, Car
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
ECS
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum depending on level of experience
Posted: 21 hours ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £excellent + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Huddersfield, Yorkshire
Recruiting.uk.com
Posted: Yesterday
Castleford, West Yorkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: Up to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £17000 - £21000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + 20% bonus + much more
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £20000 to £28000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
Cyber Team
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + 20% Bonus + Health + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £22000 to £30000 per annum - Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Good benefits
Posted: 5 days ago