The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 19 24 20
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Permanent jobs citing Degree 460 399 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 9.70% 8.01% 8.55%
As % of the Qualifications category 39.52% 33.73% 34.22%
Number of salaries quoted 367 313 224
Average salary £40,000 £34,750 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.10% -8.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Degree
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Qualifications Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1164 1183 900
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 24.54% 23.74% 24.97%
Number of salaries quoted 934 930 700
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 1 September 2015.

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 1 September 2015. 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 +13 344 £45,000 +30.43% 54
Bradford +9 37 £25,000 -31.50% 5
Wakefield -10 13 £34,000 -9.33% 2
Elland - 8 £29,125 - 1
Halifax +6 6 £38,750 +35.37% 9
Wetherby -4 4 £19,000 -24.00% 2
Castleford - 3 £42,500 -
Cleckheaton +6 1 £20,500 -22.64%
Ilkley - 1 £32,500 -
Degree
Yorkshire

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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.

1 248 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
2 242 (30.95%) SQL
3 200 (25.58%) .NET
4 191 (24.42%) SQL Server
5 187 (23.91%) C#
6 173 (22.12%) Computer Science
7 139 (17.77%) JavaScript
7 139 (17.77%) Finance
8 125 (15.98%) Software Engineering
9 124 (15.86%) Java
10 121 (15.47%) ASP.NET
11 114 (14.58%) HTML
11 114 (14.58%) Project Management
12 113 (14.45%) Microsoft
13 106 (13.55%) Oracle
14 103 (13.17%) SDLC
15 90 (11.51%) Analytical Skills
16 77 (9.85%) ITIL
17 76 (9.72%) MVC
18 75 (9.59%) PHP
19 72 (9.21%) OO
20 69 (8.82%) CSS
21 68 (8.70%) PRINCE2
21 68 (8.70%) Mentoring
22 67 (8.57%) Windows
23 66 (8.44%) Retail
24 62 (7.93%) Scrum
25 61 (7.80%) MS Excel
26 59 (7.54%) E-Commerce
26 59 (7.54%) T-SQL

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 28 (3.58%) Apache
2 27 (3.45%) SharePoint
3 19 (2.43%) WebSphere
4 18 (2.30%) SAS
5 17 (2.17%) CMS
6 15 (1.92%) IIS
7 14 (1.79%) WebLogic
8 11 (1.41%) Mule
8 11 (1.41%) Mule ESB
9 10 (1.28%) JBoss
10 9 (1.15%) Tomcat
11 8 (1.02%) WordPress
11 8 (1.02%) BizTalk Server
12 7 (0.90%) SharePoint 2010
12 7 (0.90%) Node.js
13 6 (0.77%) SharePoint 2013
14 5 (0.64%) MS Exchange
14 5 (0.64%) Documentum
15 4 (0.51%) OpenStack
15 4 (0.51%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 61 (7.80%) MS Excel
2 30 (3.84%) MS Office
3 17 (2.17%) MS Visio
4 12 (1.53%) MS Project
5 10 (1.28%) Photoshop
5 10 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
6 7 (0.90%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.26%) Adobe Captivate
7 2 (0.26%) RoboHelp
8 1 (0.13%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.13%) FrameMaker
8 1 (0.13%) XMetaL
8 1 (0.13%) SOLIDWORKS
8 1 (0.13%) SPSS
8 1 (0.13%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.13%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 15 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.77%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.64%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.38%) SAP Business One
5 2 (0.26%) Sage ERP X3
6 1 (0.13%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.13%) WebTrends
6 1 (0.13%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.13%) SAP MM
6 1 (0.13%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.13%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.13%) SAP PM
6 1 (0.13%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 7 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (0.77%) SaaS
2 6 (0.77%) IaaS
3 5 (0.64%) Google Analytics
4 4 (0.51%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (0.51%) Sumo Logic
5 3 (0.38%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.26%) PaaS
6 2 (0.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (3.20%) Firewall
2 24 (3.07%) Internet
3 20 (2.56%) SAN
4 16 (2.05%) VPN
4 16 (2.05%) Network Security
5 14 (1.79%) VoIP
6 11 (1.41%) TCP/IP
7 10 (1.28%) WAN
7 10 (1.28%) LAN
8 9 (1.15%) HTTP
9 8 (1.02%) DEFINITY
9 8 (1.02%) Intranet
9 8 (1.02%) Wireless
10 6 (0.77%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (0.77%) NAS
10 6 (0.77%) DNS
11 5 (0.64%) SSL
11 5 (0.64%) DMZ
12 4 (0.51%) FTP
13 3 (0.38%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 191 (24.42%) SQL Server
2 38 (4.86%) Relational Database
3 35 (4.48%) MySQL
3 35 (4.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 34 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
5 31 (3.96%) SQL Server 2008
6 29 (3.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 24 (3.07%) Oracle Database
8 22 (2.81%) SQL Server 2005
9 16 (2.05%) Oracle Reports
9 16 (2.05%) Data Warehouse
9 16 (2.05%) RDBMS
10 13 (1.66%) MongoDB
11 11 (1.41%) Informix
12 9 (1.15%) NoSQL
13 7 (0.90%) BusinessObjects
14 6 (0.77%) Apache Cassandra
14 6 (0.77%) SQLite
15 5 (0.64%) Hadoop
15 5 (0.64%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 49 (6.27%) Visual Studio
2 42 (5.37%) Team Foundation Server
3 34 (4.35%) Git (software)
4 29 (3.71%) Subversion
5 22 (2.81%) NUnit
5 22 (2.81%) MSTest
6 16 (2.05%) Mercurial
6 16 (2.05%) Jenkins
7 15 (1.92%) Selenium
8 10 (1.28%) Maven
8 10 (1.28%) JIRA
9 9 (1.15%) Metasploit
10 4 (0.51%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 4 (0.51%) Grunt
10 4 (0.51%) Hudson
10 4 (0.51%) TortoiseSVN
10 4 (0.51%) WebDriver
11 3 (0.38%) JUnit
11 3 (0.38%) Eclipse
12 2 (0.26%) Ant
General
1 139 (17.77%) Finance
2 66 (8.44%) Retail
3 48 (6.14%) Marketing
4 24 (3.07%) Banking
5 21 (2.69%) Telecoms
6 20 (2.56%) Pharmaceutical
7 15 (1.92%) Legal
8 14 (1.79%) Back Office
9 13 (1.66%) Games
10 7 (0.90%) Law
11 6 (0.77%) Electronics
12 5 (0.64%) Financial Institution
12 5 (0.64%) Manufacturing
13 4 (0.51%) Spanish Language
14 1 (0.13%) Billing
14 1 (0.13%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.13%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 239 (30.56%) Developer
2 153 (19.57%) Analyst
3 64 (8.18%) Graduate
4 61 (7.80%) Software Engineer
5 57 (7.29%) Junior
5 57 (7.29%) .NET Developer
6 47 (6.01%) Project Manager
7 46 (5.88%) Graduate Developer
8 42 (5.37%) Software Developer
8 42 (5.37%) Architect
9 41 (5.24%) Consultant
10 36 (4.60%) C# Developer
10 36 (4.60%) Junior Developer
11 35 (4.48%) Test Analyst
12 32 (4.09%) Senior Developer
13 29 (3.71%) Business Analyst
14 27 (3.45%) C# Software Engineer
15 23 (2.94%) Support Analyst
16 21 (2.69%) Programmer
17 19 (2.43%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 200 (25.58%) .NET
2 121 (15.47%) ASP.NET
3 114 (14.58%) HTML
4 69 (8.82%) CSS
5 57 (7.29%) Web Services
6 48 (6.14%) WinForms
7 46 (5.88%) .NET Framework
8 43 (5.50%) jQuery
9 42 (5.37%) XML
10 39 (4.99%) J2EE
11 36 (4.60%) AngularJS
12 33 (4.22%) ASP.NET MVC
13 27 (3.45%) HTML5
14 21 (2.69%) WPF
14 21 (2.69%) LINQ
14 21 (2.69%) Spring
15 20 (2.56%) Middleware
16 19 (2.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 18 (2.30%) CSS3
18 16 (2.05%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 173 (22.12%) Computer Science
2 90 (11.51%) Analytical Skills
3 58 (7.42%) Management Information System
4 53 (6.78%) Enterprise Software
5 46 (5.88%) Mathematics
6 45 (5.75%) Data Centre
7 26 (3.32%) NHS
8 19 (2.43%) User Experience
9 17 (2.17%) Informatics
10 15 (1.92%) Mobile App
11 11 (1.41%) Replication
12 10 (1.28%) Statistics
13 9 (1.15%) CESG
14 8 (1.02%) GIS
14 8 (1.02%) Blog
14 8 (1.02%) Private Cloud
15 7 (0.90%) Social Media
16 6 (0.77%) Enterprise Storage
16 6 (0.77%) Algorithms
16 6 (0.77%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 67 (8.57%) Windows
2 48 (6.14%) Linux
3 29 (3.71%) UNIX
4 17 (2.17%) Android
4 17 (2.17%) Apple iOS
5 16 (2.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (0.90%) Windows Phone
7 4 (0.51%) CoreOS
7 4 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (0.51%) Windows Phone 7
7 4 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (0.51%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.38%) VMS
9 2 (0.26%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.26%) Solaris
10 1 (0.13%) AIX
10 1 (0.13%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 248 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
2 125 (15.98%) Software Engineering
3 114 (14.58%) Project Management
4 103 (13.17%) SDLC
5 77 (9.85%) ITIL
6 76 (9.72%) MVC
7 72 (9.21%) OO
8 68 (8.70%) PRINCE2
8 68 (8.70%) Mentoring
9 62 (7.93%) Scrum
10 59 (7.54%) E-Commerce
11 55 (7.03%) TDD
12 52 (6.65%) Unit Testing
13 42 (5.37%) Coaching
14 40 (5.12%) Line Management
14 40 (5.12%) Business Intelligence
15 36 (4.60%) Waterfall
16 34 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
16 34 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
17 32 (4.09%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 242 (30.95%) SQL
2 187 (23.91%) C#
3 139 (17.77%) JavaScript
4 124 (15.86%) Java
5 75 (9.59%) PHP
6 59 (7.54%) T-SQL
7 51 (6.52%) C++
8 23 (2.94%) Python
9 20 (2.56%) C
10 19 (2.43%) VB.NET
11 16 (2.05%) Bash Shell
12 15 (1.92%) Ruby
13 12 (1.53%) VB
14 10 (1.28%) PL/SQL
14 10 (1.28%) Perl
15 8 (1.02%) PowerShell
16 7 (0.90%) VB6
17 4 (0.51%) Go
17 4 (0.51%) Scala
17 4 (0.51%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 28 (3.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
3 26 (3.32%) HND
4 23 (2.94%) CISSP
4 23 (2.94%) HNC
5 16 (2.05%) CCNP
6 15 (1.92%) ISEB
7 14 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 13 (1.66%) Security Cleared
9 11 (1.41%) MCSE
9 11 (1.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 10 (1.28%) CISA
11 9 (1.15%) CISM
11 9 (1.15%) Avaya Certification
12 7 (0.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 7 (0.90%) ISTQB
13 6 (0.77%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
13 6 (0.77%) CCNA
13 6 (0.77%) CCIE
13 6 (0.77%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (4.86%) QA
2 24 (3.07%) SLA
3 15 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (1.92%) SNOMED CT
4 12 (1.53%) PCI DSS
5 10 (1.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 8 (1.02%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.13%) WCAG
7 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 21 (2.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (1.53%) vSphere
3 10 (1.28%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.51%) VirtualBox
4 4 (0.51%) Docker
4 4 (0.51%) HDFS
5 3 (0.38%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.13%) GPFS
6 1 (0.13%) Firmware
6 1 (0.13%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.13%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 15 (1.92%) Puppet
2 12 (1.53%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (1.15%) CORE IMPACT
3 9 (1.15%) Nessus
3 9 (1.15%) Nmap
4 8 (1.02%) Nagios
5 6 (0.77%) NetBackup
5 6 (0.77%) SolarWinds Orion
5 6 (0.77%) Vagrant
6 4 (0.51%) ZABBIX
6 4 (0.51%) Cacti
6 4 (0.51%) Ansible
6 4 (0.51%) Salt
6 4 (0.51%) Opsview
6 4 (0.51%) Graphite
6 4 (0.51%) Kubernetes
7 3 (0.38%) EMC NetWorker
8 2 (0.26%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.13%) Tivoli Monitoring
9 1 (0.13%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 113 (14.45%) Microsoft
2 106 (13.55%) Oracle
3 33 (4.22%) VMware
4 27 (3.45%) IBM
5 26 (3.32%) Cisco
6 24 (3.07%) Google
7 16 (2.05%) Red Hat
8 14 (1.79%) SAP
8 14 (1.79%) Avaya
9 12 (1.53%) Citrix
10 11 (1.41%) Apple
11 9 (1.15%) BEA
11 9 (1.15%) Splunk
12 8 (1.02%) ATG
12 8 (1.02%) NetApp
13 7 (0.90%) EMC
13 7 (0.90%) Acunetix
13 7 (0.90%) Xamarin
14 6 (0.77%) ArcSight
14 6 (0.77%) Sitecore
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 13 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £52000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £32000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £32500 - £41500 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: £15,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £39000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Computer Sciences Corporation
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £26000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Halifax, Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 19 hours ago
Halifax, Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 19 hours ago
Halifax, Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, death in service etc
Posted: 3 days ago