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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 22 24 18
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Permanent jobs citing Degree 419 399 340
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 8.77% 8.19% 9.63%
As % of the Qualifications category 36.69% 34.13% 36.44%
Number of salaries quoted 325 322 224
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £20,350
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £57,650 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
1142 1169 933
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 23.91% 23.99% 26.42%
Number of salaries quoted 934 942 684
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +9 307 £41,500 +20.28% 54
Bradford -2 31 £25,000 -27.53% 6
Wakefield -12 14 £34,000 - 2
Halifax -7 7 £36,000 +25.76%
Pudsey - 5 - -
Elland - 4 £29,125 - 1
Wetherby +1 3 £19,000 -49.75% 1
Castleford - 3 £42,500 - 1
Cleckheaton +4 1 £20,500 -22.64%
Ilkley - 1 £32,500 -
Batley - 1 £35,000 -
Degree
Yorkshire

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 274 (33.91%) SQL
2 259 (32.05%) Agile Software Development
3 211 (26.11%) .NET
4 196 (24.26%) C#
5 193 (23.89%) SQL Server
6 152 (18.81%) Computer Science
7 149 (18.44%) Finance
8 131 (16.21%) JavaScript
9 123 (15.22%) ASP.NET
10 121 (14.98%) Software Engineering
11 120 (14.85%) Java
12 114 (14.11%) Microsoft
12 114 (14.11%) SDLC
13 109 (13.49%) Oracle
14 107 (13.24%) Project Management
15 103 (12.75%) HTML
16 100 (12.38%) Analytical Skills
17 92 (11.39%) ITIL
18 82 (10.15%) OO
19 81 (10.02%) PRINCE2
20 75 (9.28%) MVC
21 71 (8.79%) CSS
22 69 (8.54%) PHP
23 67 (8.29%) Unit Testing
24 65 (8.04%) Retail
24 65 (8.04%) Windows
25 64 (7.92%) MS Excel
26 63 (7.80%) WinForms
26 63 (7.80%) Mentoring
27 62 (7.67%) Scrum

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 39 (4.83%) SharePoint
2 23 (2.85%) SAS
3 20 (2.48%) Apache
4 19 (2.35%) IIS
5 15 (1.86%) WebSphere
6 11 (1.36%) WebLogic
7 10 (1.24%) JBoss
7 10 (1.24%) Mule
7 10 (1.24%) CMS
7 10 (1.24%) Documentum
7 10 (1.24%) Mule ESB
8 7 (0.87%) WordPress
9 6 (0.74%) MS Exchange
9 6 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
9 6 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (0.50%) Node.js
10 4 (0.50%) OpenStack
10 4 (0.50%) Apache Spark
10 4 (0.50%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 64 (7.92%) MS Excel
2 31 (3.84%) MS Office
3 22 (2.72%) MS Visio
4 14 (1.73%) MS Project
5 12 (1.49%) SPSS
5 12 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
6 7 (0.87%) Photoshop
7 6 (0.74%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.12%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.12%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 12 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.37%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 3 (0.37%) SAP MM
3 3 (0.37%) SAP QM
3 3 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.12%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.12%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.12%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.12%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.12%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 7 (0.87%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (0.87%) SaaS
2 6 (0.74%) IaaS
3 5 (0.62%) Google Analytics
4 4 (0.50%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (0.50%) Sumo Logic
4 4 (0.50%) Office 365
5 3 (0.37%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (2.10%) Internet
2 16 (1.98%) Firewall
3 13 (1.61%) Network Security
3 13 (1.61%) SAN
4 11 (1.36%) VPN
4 11 (1.36%) VoIP
5 10 (1.24%) WAN
5 10 (1.24%) LAN
6 9 (1.11%) HTTP
7 7 (0.87%) TCP/IP
8 6 (0.74%) DNS
8 6 (0.74%) FTP
8 6 (0.74%) Wireless
9 5 (0.62%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (0.50%) Intrusion Detection
10 4 (0.50%) DEFINITY
10 4 (0.50%) DMZ
11 3 (0.37%) SSL
11 3 (0.37%) IP Telephony
11 3 (0.37%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 193 (23.89%) SQL Server
2 39 (4.83%) Relational Database
3 38 (4.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 38 (4.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 32 (3.96%) SQL Server 2012
5 27 (3.34%) SQL Server 2008
6 26 (3.22%) MySQL
7 24 (2.97%) Data Warehouse
8 22 (2.72%) SQL Server 2005
9 18 (2.23%) Oracle Database
10 17 (2.10%) Oracle Reports
11 14 (1.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 14 (1.73%) Oracle BI EE
12 13 (1.61%) MongoDB
12 13 (1.61%) BusinessObjects
13 11 (1.36%) Hadoop
14 10 (1.24%) RDBMS
15 8 (0.99%) Data Mining
16 7 (0.87%) Base SAS
16 7 (0.87%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 48 (5.94%) Visual Studio
2 42 (5.20%) Team Foundation Server
3 24 (2.97%) Git (software)
4 22 (2.72%) MSTest
4 22 (2.72%) NUnit
5 21 (2.60%) Subversion
6 15 (1.86%) Selenium
6 15 (1.86%) Jenkins
7 10 (1.24%) Maven
8 8 (0.99%) Mercurial
9 7 (0.87%) TortoiseSVN
9 7 (0.87%) JIRA
10 6 (0.74%) Metasploit
11 4 (0.50%) TeamCity
11 4 (0.50%) Grunt
11 4 (0.50%) WebDriver
11 4 (0.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 3 (0.37%) Oracle Forms
12 3 (0.37%) Eclipse
12 3 (0.37%) Hudson
General
1 149 (18.44%) Finance
2 65 (8.04%) Retail
3 45 (5.57%) Marketing
4 26 (3.22%) Banking
5 20 (2.48%) Pharmaceutical
6 18 (2.23%) Telecoms
7 12 (1.49%) Law
7 12 (1.49%) Legal
8 11 (1.36%) Back Office
8 11 (1.36%) Games
9 4 (0.50%) Electronics
9 4 (0.50%) Financial Institution
9 4 (0.50%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.37%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.25%) Advertising
12 1 (0.12%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 265 (32.80%) Developer
2 172 (21.29%) Analyst
3 67 (8.29%) .NET Developer
4 61 (7.55%) Software Engineer
5 58 (7.18%) Project Manager
6 57 (7.05%) Graduate
7 56 (6.93%) Software Developer
8 47 (5.82%) Junior
9 45 (5.57%) C# Developer
10 43 (5.32%) Consultant
11 40 (4.95%) Graduate Developer
12 38 (4.70%) Test Analyst
13 36 (4.46%) Architect
14 33 (4.08%) Business Analyst
15 32 (3.96%) Senior Developer
16 26 (3.22%) C# Software Engineer
16 26 (3.22%) Junior Developer
17 24 (2.97%) JavaScript Developer
18 23 (2.85%) Delivery Manager
19 22 (2.72%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 211 (26.11%) .NET
2 123 (15.22%) ASP.NET
3 103 (12.75%) HTML
4 71 (8.79%) CSS
5 63 (7.80%) WinForms
6 60 (7.43%) Web Services
7 56 (6.93%) .NET Framework
8 46 (5.69%) XML
9 42 (5.20%) jQuery
10 33 (4.08%) ASP.NET MVC
11 31 (3.84%) AngularJS
12 30 (3.71%) J2EE
13 28 (3.47%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 26 (3.22%) HTML5
14 26 (3.22%) LINQ
15 20 (2.48%) WPF
15 20 (2.48%) Spring
16 19 (2.35%) Middleware
17 17 (2.10%) Hibernate
17 17 (2.10%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 152 (18.81%) Computer Science
2 100 (12.38%) Analytical Skills
3 51 (6.31%) Management Information System
4 49 (6.06%) Mathematics
4 49 (6.06%) Enterprise Software
5 43 (5.32%) Data Centre
6 31 (3.84%) NHS
7 22 (2.72%) Statistics
8 18 (2.23%) Informatics
9 17 (2.10%) Mobile App
9 17 (2.10%) User Experience
10 14 (1.73%) Visualisation
11 11 (1.36%) Taxonomies
11 11 (1.36%) N-Tier
11 11 (1.36%) Replication
12 8 (0.99%) GIS
13 7 (0.87%) Physics
13 7 (0.87%) Blog
14 6 (0.74%) Animation
14 6 (0.74%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 65 (8.04%) Windows
2 37 (4.58%) Linux
3 29 (3.59%) UNIX
4 22 (2.72%) Apple iOS
5 21 (2.60%) Android
6 10 (1.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (0.99%) Windows Phone
8 5 (0.62%) Windows Phone 7
8 5 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.50%) Windows Mobile
9 4 (0.50%) CoreOS
10 3 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.37%) VMS
11 2 (0.25%) Solaris
12 1 (0.12%) AIX
12 1 (0.12%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.12%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.12%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 259 (32.05%) Agile Software Development
2 121 (14.98%) Software Engineering
3 114 (14.11%) SDLC
4 107 (13.24%) Project Management
5 92 (11.39%) ITIL
6 82 (10.15%) OO
7 81 (10.02%) PRINCE2
8 75 (9.28%) MVC
9 67 (8.29%) Unit Testing
10 63 (7.80%) Mentoring
11 62 (7.67%) Scrum
12 58 (7.18%) Business Intelligence
13 55 (6.81%) TDD
14 49 (6.06%) Coaching
15 46 (5.69%) Line Management
16 41 (5.07%) E-Commerce
17 38 (4.70%) Waterfall
18 36 (4.46%) Service Management
19 35 (4.33%) User Acceptance Testing
20 34 (4.21%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 274 (33.91%) SQL
2 196 (24.26%) C#
3 131 (16.21%) JavaScript
4 120 (14.85%) Java
5 69 (8.54%) PHP
6 55 (6.81%) T-SQL
7 50 (6.19%) C++
8 22 (2.72%) Python
9 21 (2.60%) VB.NET
10 15 (1.86%) Ruby
11 14 (1.73%) C
11 14 (1.73%) PL/SQL
12 13 (1.61%) VB
12 13 (1.61%) MATLAB
12 13 (1.61%) R
13 12 (1.49%) Bash Shell
14 11 (1.36%) VB6
15 4 (0.50%) SAS Macro
15 4 (0.50%) Scala
15 4 (0.50%) Go
Qualifications
1 25 (3.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (2.97%) CISSP
3 20 (2.48%) ISEB
4 17 (2.10%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (2.10%) HND
5 14 (1.73%) HNC
6 13 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 10 (1.24%) CCNP
8 9 (1.11%) CISA
8 9 (1.11%) CISM
8 9 (1.11%) ISTQB
9 7 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 7 (0.87%) MCSE
9 7 (0.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 6 (0.74%) Security Cleared
10 6 (0.74%) CCNA
10 6 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (0.62%) MCSA
11 5 (0.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 5 (0.62%) Avaya Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (6.68%) QA
2 22 (2.72%) SLA
3 19 (2.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 16 (1.98%) PCI DSS
5 15 (1.86%) SNOMED CT
6 10 (1.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.37%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.12%) HL7
8 1 (0.12%) WCAG
8 1 (0.12%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 15 (1.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (1.61%) Active Directory
3 9 (1.11%) HDFS
4 7 (0.87%) vSphere
5 4 (0.50%) VirtualBox
5 4 (0.50%) Docker
6 3 (0.37%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.12%) GPFS
7 1 (0.12%) Firmware
7 1 (0.12%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.12%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 11 (1.36%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (1.24%) Puppet
3 6 (0.74%) CORE IMPACT
3 6 (0.74%) Vagrant
3 6 (0.74%) Nessus
3 6 (0.74%) Nmap
4 4 (0.50%) Nagios
4 4 (0.50%) ZABBIX
4 4 (0.50%) Ansible
4 4 (0.50%) Salt
4 4 (0.50%) Kubernetes
5 3 (0.37%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.25%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (0.25%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.12%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.12%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (0.12%) Cobbler
7 1 (0.12%) SCCM
7 1 (0.12%) SCOM
7 1 (0.12%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 114 (14.11%) Microsoft
2 109 (13.49%) Oracle
3 29 (3.59%) VMware
4 24 (2.97%) SAP
4 24 (2.97%) IBM
5 23 (2.85%) Google
6 15 (1.86%) Cisco
7 14 (1.73%) Splunk
8 13 (1.61%) Tableau
9 11 (1.36%) Citrix
9 11 (1.36%) Teradata
9 11 (1.36%) Apple
10 10 (1.24%) Red Hat
10 10 (1.24%) Informatica
10 10 (1.24%) ArcSight
11 9 (1.11%) Avaya
12 8 (0.99%) ATG
13 7 (0.87%) Xamarin
14 6 (0.74%) Sitecore
14 6 (0.74%) BEA
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky
Salary: Highly competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Cranford Solutions (UK) Ltd
Posted: 13 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £0 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
International Personal Finance
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
AMsource Technology Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
International Personal Finance
Salary: Highly Competitive plus bonus, car allowance, pension
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Talent Crew
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Bet
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Allied Worldwide
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago