Period
to 25 July 2017

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 25 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
West Yorkshire > Halifax
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 43 46
Rank change year-on-year 0 +3 +2
Permanent jobs citing Degree 7 10 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 2.71% 3.52% 2.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 23.33% 14.71% 8.04%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 8
Halifax median annual salary £30,000 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.08% +10.00% +15.70%
10th Percentile £26,250 £19,250 £17,900
90th Percentile £42,500 £50,000 £38,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Halifax.

Academic & Professional Certification
Halifax
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 30 68 112
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Halifax 11.63% 23.94% 27.59%
Number of salaries quoted 24 65 77
Halifax median annual salary £41,250 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £30,425 £23,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £46,250 £50,000 £48,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 25 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Degree in Halifax

For the 6 months to 25 July 2017, IT jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Halifax region with a requirement for Degree.

1 3 (42.86%) C#
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
1 3 (42.86%) OOP
1 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Resource Allocation
2 2 (28.57%) Master's Degree
2 2 (28.57%) Test Planning
2 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
2 2 (28.57%) iPad
2 2 (28.57%) Front End Development
2 2 (28.57%) SOLID
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (28.57%) Health Informatics
2 2 (28.57%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (28.57%) Functional Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Resource Management
2 2 (28.57%) Informatics
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) TDD
2 2 (28.57%) Ajax
2 2 (28.57%) Marketing
2 2 (28.57%) jQuery
2 2 (28.57%) Test Management
2 2 (28.57%) Time Management
2 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (28.57%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) Finance

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Project Leader
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Tester
2 2 (28.57%) Software Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Team Leader
2 2 (28.57%) Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Android Developer
3 1 (14.29%) iOS Android Developer
3 1 (14.29%) iOS Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Systems Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
1 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (28.57%) Ajax
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (28.57%) jQuery
2 2 (28.57%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
3 1 (14.29%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) iPad
3 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Android
1 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) OOP
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (28.57%) Front End Development
2 2 (28.57%) Functional Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Health Informatics
2 2 (28.57%) Informatics
2 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
2 2 (28.57%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Resource Management
2 2 (28.57%) SOLID
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (28.57%) TDD
2 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
2 2 (28.57%) Test Management
2 2 (28.57%) Test Planning
2 2 (28.57%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Apple Swift
3 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Master's Degree
1 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree