Period
to 22 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Halifax with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 22 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
West Yorkshire > Halifax
6 months to
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 26 8 42
Rank change year-on-year -18 +34 +4
Permanent jobs citing Degree 10 25 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 5.10% 13.74% 2.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 27.78% 55.56% 11.36%
Number of salaries quoted 9 21 5
Halifax median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +58.33% -22.08%
10th Percentile £38,250 £42,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £47,500 £52,500 £42,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -22.22% +12.50% -

Degree is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Halifax with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Halifax
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 36 45 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 18.37% 24.73% 18.88%
Number of salaries quoted 35 41 41
Halifax median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -18.18% +37.50%
10th Percentile £31,000 £26,301 £31,750
90th Percentile £47,500 £55,000 £62,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Halifax

Job postings citing Degree as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Halifax.

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Halifax

Degree
Salary Trend in Halifax

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Degree in Halifax.

Salary trend for Degree in Halifax

Degree
Salary Histogram in Halifax

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Halifax over the 6 months to 22 August 2019.

Salary histogram for Degree in Halifax

For the 6 months to 22 August 2019, IT jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Halifax region with a requirement for Degree.

1 8 (80.00%) C
1 8 (80.00%) Electronics
1 8 (80.00%) Validation
1 8 (80.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (40.00%) LabVIEW
3 4 (40.00%) Manufacturing
3 4 (40.00%) Bluetooth
3 4 (40.00%) GSM
3 4 (40.00%) Firmware
3 4 (40.00%) C++
3 4 (40.00%) VB
3 4 (40.00%) Linux
3 4 (40.00%) QA
3 4 (40.00%) Marketing
3 4 (40.00%) Embedded Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) Software Architecture
3 4 (40.00%) Collaborative Working
3 4 (40.00%) FMEA
3 4 (40.00%) Analogue Electronics
3 4 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) TDD
5 1 (10.00%) Spring
5 1 (10.00%) JIRA
5 1 (10.00%) Selenium
5 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Halifax by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) IaaS
1 1 (10.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Bluetooth
1 4 (40.00%) GSM
1 4 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) LabVIEW
2 1 (10.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) Gradle
2 1 (10.00%) JIRA
2 1 (10.00%) Protractor
2 1 (10.00%) Selenium
2 1 (10.00%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (80.00%) Electronics
2 4 (40.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (40.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) C Software Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Embedded C Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Embedded Linux Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Linux Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Real Time Embedded Software Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Real Time Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Real Time Software Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Senior C Software Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Senior Electronics Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Analogue Electronics
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 8 (80.00%) Validation
2 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (40.00%) Collaborative Working
3 4 (40.00%) Embedded Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) FMEA
3 4 (40.00%) Software Architecture
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) BDD
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Scenario Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) Smoke Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
5 1 (10.00%) TDD
5 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (10.00%) Use Case
5 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) C
2 4 (40.00%) C++
2 4 (40.00%) VB
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Firmware