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 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 23 16 19
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Permanent jobs citing Degree 399 344 339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 8.20% 9.64% 9.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 34.22% 36.44% 39.56%
Number of salaries quoted 323 228 283
Average salary £35,000 £36,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% +20.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,525 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,600 £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
1166 944 857
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 23.97% 26.44% 24.28%
Number of salaries quoted 940 694 710
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 £50,600
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 30 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 30 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 -15 271 £34,500 -1.42% 34
Wakefield +24 64 £34,000 -0.72% 4
Bradford -16 10 £34,500 -23.33% 2
Halifax -4 8 £28,625 +19.27%
Wetherby -1 3 £37,812 -24.37%
Huddersfield -4 3 £24,000 -47.25% 4
Cleckheaton - 1 £26,500 -
Degree
Yorkshire

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 230 (30.03%) .NET
2 186 (24.28%) C#
3 175 (22.85%) SQL Server
4 163 (21.28%) Finance
5 162 (21.15%) SQL
5 162 (21.15%) Microsoft
6 152 (19.84%) Computer Science
7 150 (19.58%) Java
8 145 (18.93%) Project Management
9 125 (16.32%) Agile Software Development
10 123 (16.06%) JavaScript
11 116 (15.14%) Windows
12 111 (14.49%) ASP.NET
13 107 (13.97%) OO
14 93 (12.14%) ITIL
15 89 (11.62%) Scrum
16 88 (11.49%) MS Excel
17 87 (11.36%) XML
18 86 (11.23%) Software Engineering
19 85 (11.10%) Linux
20 81 (10.57%) Web Services
21 76 (9.92%) HTML
22 72 (9.40%) PRINCE2
23 71 (9.27%) MySQL
24 69 (9.01%) PHP
24 69 (9.01%) MVC
25 68 (8.88%) jQuery
26 63 (8.22%) CSS
26 63 (8.22%) Cisco
27 60 (7.83%) Internet

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 49 (6.40%) Apache
2 46 (6.01%) MS Exchange
3 38 (4.96%) SharePoint
4 37 (4.83%) Tomcat
5 36 (4.70%) WebSphere
6 35 (4.57%) WebLogic
7 32 (4.18%) WebLogic Portal
8 28 (3.66%) IIS
9 24 (3.13%) CMS
10 21 (2.74%) SAS
11 18 (2.35%) Lync
12 13 (1.70%) Exchange Server 2007
13 12 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2010
14 10 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2013
15 9 (1.17%) BizTalk Server
16 7 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2003
17 6 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
18 5 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
18 5 (0.65%) Node.js
18 5 (0.65%) Drupal
Applications
1 88 (11.49%) MS Excel
2 21 (2.74%) MS Office
3 8 (1.04%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (0.91%) Photoshop
5 5 (0.65%) Adobe Illustrator
5 5 (0.65%) MS Project
6 2 (0.26%) SPSS
7 1 (0.13%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 11 (1.44%) Magento
2 3 (0.39%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.26%) SAP SD
3 2 (0.26%) SAP FI
3 2 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
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%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 26 (3.39%) SaaS
2 15 (1.96%) 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 60 (7.83%) Internet
2 47 (6.14%) HTTP
3 32 (4.18%) AMQP
4 20 (2.61%) SAN
5 17 (2.22%) DNS
6 16 (2.09%) TCP/IP
7 15 (1.96%) DHCP
7 15 (1.96%) LAN
8 14 (1.83%) WAN
9 11 (1.44%) Firewall
10 9 (1.17%) Intranet
11 8 (1.04%) DEFINITY
11 8 (1.04%) Intrusion Detection
11 8 (1.04%) NAS
11 8 (1.04%) Network Security
12 7 (0.91%) Wireless
13 3 (0.39%) DVB
13 3 (0.39%) FTP
13 3 (0.39%) HTTPS
13 3 (0.39%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 175 (22.85%) SQL Server
2 71 (9.27%) MySQL
3 38 (4.96%) Relational Database
4 28 (3.66%) SQL Server 2008
5 24 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
6 21 (2.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 16 (2.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 14 (1.83%) Data Warehouse
8 14 (1.83%) SQL Server 2005
9 12 (1.57%) RDBMS
9 12 (1.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 11 (1.44%) Oracle Database
11 9 (1.17%) Oracle Database 11g
11 9 (1.17%) Base SAS
12 8 (1.04%) MongoDB
13 6 (0.78%) NoSQL
14 5 (0.65%) SAP Data Services
14 5 (0.65%) Redis
14 5 (0.65%) BusinessObjects
14 5 (0.65%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 47 (6.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 30 (3.92%) Visual Studio
3 14 (1.83%) Jenkins
4 11 (1.44%) Hudson
4 11 (1.44%) 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%) Octopus Deploy
8 5 (0.65%) SpecFlow
8 5 (0.65%) CruiseControl
8 5 (0.65%) Ant
9 4 (0.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 3 (0.39%) Selenium
11 2 (0.26%) Oracle Forms
11 2 (0.26%) Rational Rose
General
1 163 (21.28%) Finance
2 38 (4.96%) Retail
3 31 (4.05%) Marketing
4 25 (3.26%) Banking
5 15 (1.96%) Telecoms
6 14 (1.83%) Games
7 13 (1.70%) Retail Banking
8 12 (1.57%) Investment Banking
9 11 (1.44%) Legal
9 11 (1.44%) Publishing
10 8 (1.04%) Manufacturing
11 6 (0.78%) Law
12 4 (0.52%) Multimedia
13 3 (0.39%) Back Office
13 3 (0.39%) Electronics
13 3 (0.39%) Advertising
13 3 (0.39%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.26%) Local Government
14 2 (0.26%) Billing
15 1 (0.13%) Military
Job Titles
1 260 (33.94%) Developer
2 169 (22.06%) Analyst
3 81 (10.57%) Graduate
4 65 (8.49%) .NET Developer
5 58 (7.57%) Junior
6 56 (7.31%) Graduate Developer
7 55 (7.18%) Architect
8 50 (6.53%) C# Developer
8 50 (6.53%) Junior Developer
9 44 (5.74%) Project Manager
10 43 (5.61%) Solutions Architect
11 39 (5.09%) Senior Developer
11 39 (5.09%) Software Engineer
12 38 (4.96%) Java Developer
13 37 (4.83%) Support Analyst
14 34 (4.44%) Senior Manager
15 31 (4.05%) Software Developer
15 31 (4.05%) Senior Project Manager
16 27 (3.52%) C# .NET Developer
17 26 (3.39%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 230 (30.03%) .NET
2 111 (14.49%) ASP.NET
3 87 (11.36%) XML
4 81 (10.57%) Web Services
5 76 (9.92%) HTML
6 68 (8.88%) jQuery
7 63 (8.22%) CSS
8 55 (7.18%) J2EE
9 46 (6.01%) .NET Framework
10 42 (5.48%) WCF
11 38 (4.96%) WPF
11 38 (4.96%) ASP.NET MVC
12 37 (4.83%) WinForms
13 35 (4.57%) ActiveMQ
14 34 (4.44%) LAMP
14 34 (4.44%) RabbitMQ
15 32 (4.18%) Java EE
16 29 (3.79%) Spring
17 24 (3.13%) HTML5
18 23 (3.00%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 152 (19.84%) Computer Science
2 56 (7.31%) Mathematics
3 50 (6.53%) Open Source
4 37 (4.83%) Clustering
5 33 (4.31%) Management Information System
6 32 (4.18%) Symmetrix
6 32 (4.18%) RIA
7 31 (4.05%) Enterprise Software
8 26 (3.39%) NHS
9 16 (2.09%) DTV
9 16 (2.09%) Credit Risk
10 14 (1.83%) Statistics
11 13 (1.70%) Client/Server
12 12 (1.57%) Mobile App
13 11 (1.44%) Social Media
13 11 (1.44%) N-Tier
14 10 (1.31%) GIS
15 8 (1.04%) Digital Media
16 7 (0.91%) STB
16 7 (0.91%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 116 (15.14%) Windows
2 85 (11.10%) Linux
3 35 (4.57%) Solaris
4 34 (4.44%) UNIX
5 27 (3.52%) Android
6 25 (3.26%) Windows Server 2008
7 21 (2.74%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (1.83%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (1.17%) Apple iOS
10 8 (1.04%) Windows 7
11 6 (0.78%) Windows XP
11 6 (0.78%) Windows 8
12 5 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (0.39%) zOS
14 2 (0.26%) HPUX
15 1 (0.13%) CentOS
15 1 (0.13%) Fedora
15 1 (0.13%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (18.93%) Project Management
2 125 (16.32%) Agile Software Development
3 107 (13.97%) OO
4 93 (12.14%) ITIL
5 89 (11.62%) Scrum
6 86 (11.23%) Software Engineering
7 72 (9.40%) PRINCE2
8 69 (9.01%) MVC
9 57 (7.44%) UML
10 53 (6.92%) OOP
11 44 (5.74%) Waterfall
12 38 (4.96%) Load Testing
13 37 (4.83%) Technical Architecture
13 37 (4.83%) Content Management
13 37 (4.83%) Stakeholder Management
14 36 (4.70%) TDD
15 35 (4.57%) High Availability
16 34 (4.44%) CRM
17 32 (4.18%) Network Load Balancing
18 29 (3.79%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 186 (24.28%) C#
2 162 (21.15%) SQL
3 150 (19.58%) Java
4 123 (16.06%) JavaScript
5 69 (9.01%) PHP
6 38 (4.96%) VB.NET
7 37 (4.83%) T-SQL
8 31 (4.05%) Perl
9 29 (3.79%) C
10 28 (3.66%) C++
11 27 (3.52%) Python
12 24 (3.13%) Ruby
13 23 (3.00%) VB
14 11 (1.44%) VB6
15 8 (1.04%) Delphi
15 8 (1.04%) PowerShell
16 7 (0.91%) VBA
17 6 (0.78%) Bash Shell
18 5 (0.65%) XPath
18 5 (0.65%) RPG
Qualifications
1 45 (5.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (4.18%) MCSE
3 30 (3.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 28 (3.66%) HND
5 22 (2.87%) ISEB
5 22 (2.87%) ISTQB
6 21 (2.74%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (1.44%) 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
10 7 (0.91%) MySQL Certification
10 7 (0.91%) Security+ Certification
10 7 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 6 (0.78%) CCNA
11 6 (0.78%) CISM
11 6 (0.78%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 5 (0.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (7.83%) QA
2 37 (4.83%) SLA
3 6 (0.78%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.65%) CESG Infosec
4 5 (0.65%) HL7
4 5 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 4 (0.52%) Basel II
6 3 (0.39%) COBIT
6 3 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.39%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.26%) P3O
8 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 12207
8 1 (0.13%) TickIT
System Software
1 54 (7.05%) Active Directory
2 17 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (2.09%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.65%) XenApp
5 4 (0.52%) vSphere
5 4 (0.52%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (0.39%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.26%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (0.26%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.13%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (1.96%) SCCM
2 8 (1.04%) SCOM
3 4 (0.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (0.39%) HP SIM
5 2 (0.26%) OpenView
5 2 (0.26%) Nagios
5 2 (0.26%) WMI
5 2 (0.26%) HP NNM
5 2 (0.26%) Nessus
5 2 (0.26%) Data Guard
5 2 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.13%) Opsview
6 1 (0.13%) SCDPM
6 1 (0.13%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.13%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.13%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.13%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.13%) Plesk
6 1 (0.13%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.13%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 162 (21.15%) Microsoft
2 63 (8.22%) Cisco
3 54 (7.05%) Oracle
4 35 (4.57%) F5
5 32 (4.18%) EMC
6 25 (3.26%) VMware
7 24 (3.13%) HP
8 23 (3.00%) Citrix
9 17 (2.22%) SAP
10 16 (2.09%) Zend
11 12 (1.57%) Salesforce.com
12 11 (1.44%) Red Hat
13 9 (1.17%) Avaya
14 6 (0.78%) Business Objects
14 6 (0.78%) NetApp
15 5 (0.65%) Reuters
15 5 (0.65%) Intel
16 4 (0.52%) IBM
16 4 (0.52%) Adobe
16 4 (0.52%) Sitecore
West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 per annum + negotiable + generous benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Bonus & Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford-On-Avon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Training & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + training and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Annual Bonus, Pension Scheme, Car
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £52500 - £57500 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Cash Choices
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £24000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Outwood Grange Academies Trust
Salary: From £29,528 to £32,072 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, Yorkshire
West Yorkshire Police
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, Yorkshire
West Yorkshire Police
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, Yorkshire
West Yorkshire Police
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Y
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
ECS
Posted: 2 days ago