Period
to 21 August 2018

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 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
West Yorkshire > Halifax
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 46 45
Rank change year-on-year +38 -1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Degree 25 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 13.74% 2.08% 3.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 55.56% 10.64% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 21 5 10
Halifax median annual salary £47,500 £30,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +58.33% -22.08% +10.00%
10th Percentile £42,500 £26,250 £19,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £42,500 £50,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 45 47 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 24.73% 19.58% 20.98%
Number of salaries quoted 41 44 57
Halifax median annual salary £45,000 £51,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.20% +28.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,301 £32,350 £23,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £62,500 £50,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, 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 16 (64.00%) Linux
1 16 (64.00%) Computer Science
2 12 (48.00%) Git (software)
3 11 (44.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 10 (40.00%) Validation
4 10 (40.00%) Linux Command Line
4 10 (40.00%) Socket.IO
4 10 (40.00%) API Development
4 10 (40.00%) ES6
4 10 (40.00%) RESTful
4 10 (40.00%) Node.js
4 10 (40.00%) GitHub
4 10 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 9 (36.00%) C
5 9 (36.00%) Electronics
6 6 (24.00%) MySQL
7 5 (20.00%) C++
7 5 (20.00%) HTML
7 5 (20.00%) CSS
7 5 (20.00%) DOM
7 5 (20.00%) jQuery
7 5 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 5 (20.00%) Ajax
7 5 (20.00%) Auto-Scaling
7 5 (20.00%) Embedded Software Development
7 5 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (20.00%) Express
7 5 (20.00%) CSS3
7 5 (20.00%) Software Architecture

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 10 (40.00%) GitHub
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon S3
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (4.00%) AWS CloudTrail
2 1 (4.00%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (4.00%) CloudFront
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.00%) SaaS
2 1 (4.00%) Serverless
2 1 (4.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) Bluetooth
1 4 (16.00%) GSM
1 4 (16.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) MySQL
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (48.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (16.00%) LabVIEW
3 1 (4.00%) Gradle
3 1 (4.00%) JIRA
3 1 (4.00%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (36.00%) Electronics
2 4 (16.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (16.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Developer
2 10 (40.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 10 (40.00%) Node.js Developer
3 5 (20.00%) AWS Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Backend Developer
3 5 (20.00%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Embedded Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Embedded Linux Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Real Time Embedded Software Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Senior Backend Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
3 5 (20.00%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (40.00%) Node.js
1 10 (40.00%) RESTful
1 10 (40.00%) Socket.IO
2 5 (20.00%) Ajax
2 5 (20.00%) CSS
2 5 (20.00%) CSS3
2 5 (20.00%) DOM
2 5 (20.00%) Express
2 5 (20.00%) Handlebars
2 5 (20.00%) HTML
2 5 (20.00%) HTML5
2 5 (20.00%) jQuery
2 5 (20.00%) Sequelize
2 5 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (4.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 16 (64.00%) Computer Science
2 10 (40.00%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 16 (64.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) API Development
1 10 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 10 (40.00%) Validation
2 5 (20.00%) Auto-Scaling
2 5 (20.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 5 (20.00%) Front End Development
2 5 (20.00%) Software Architecture
2 5 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (16.00%) Collaborative Working
3 4 (16.00%) FMEA
3 4 (16.00%) Information Security
4 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.00%) Database Tuning
4 1 (4.00%) DevOps
4 1 (4.00%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 10 (40.00%) ES6
1 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (36.00%) C
3 5 (20.00%) C++
4 4 (16.00%) VB
5 1 (4.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (44.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (16.00%) CCNA
2 4 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (16.00%) CISM
2 4 (16.00%) CISSP
2 4 (16.00%) ISACA
2 4 (16.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
3 1 (4.00%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (16.00%) PCI DSS
1 4 (16.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft