The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 25 27
Rank change year-on-year -3 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Degree 181 229 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 7.21% 7.92% 7.72%
As % of the Qualifications category 39.18% 35.84% 35.83%
Number of salaries quoted 127 182 179
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £25,000 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,900 £55,000
UK excluding London median 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 Leeds.

Academic & Professional Certification
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 462 639 709
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 18.39% 22.09% 21.55%
Number of salaries quoted 339 542 552
Median salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -1.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds citing Degree as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Leeds

Degree
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Degree in Leeds

Degree
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Leeds over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Degree in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Degree.

1 148 (38.74%) Agile Software Development
2 137 (35.86%) SQL
3 87 (22.77%) SQL Server
4 85 (22.25%) Analytical Skills
5 84 (21.99%) C#
5 84 (21.99%) Finance
6 82 (21.47%) .NET
7 74 (19.37%) Java
8 73 (19.11%) Computer Science
9 65 (17.02%) Mentoring
10 60 (15.71%) Software Engineering
11 57 (14.92%) Microsoft
12 53 (13.87%) Project Management
13 52 (13.61%) Scrum
14 50 (13.09%) JavaScript
15 48 (12.57%) CSS
16 47 (12.30%) HTML
16 47 (12.30%) Oracle
16 47 (12.30%) OO
17 46 (12.04%) Mathematics
18 44 (11.52%) ITIL
19 42 (10.99%) NoSQL
20 40 (10.47%) SDLC
21 39 (10.21%) Windows
21 39 (10.21%) ASP.NET
22 38 (9.95%) Git (software)
23 37 (9.69%) Test Automation
24 35 (9.16%) Business Intelligence
25 32 (8.38%) Computer Science Degree
25 32 (8.38%) TDD

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Application Platforms
1 12 (3.14%) Elasticsearch
1 12 (3.14%) SharePoint
2 11 (2.88%) Apache Solr
2 11 (2.88%) SAS
3 9 (2.36%) Apache Spark
3 9 (2.36%) Confluence
3 9 (2.36%) IIS
3 9 (2.36%) MS Exchange
4 8 (2.09%) Apache
4 8 (2.09%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (1.31%) JBoss
5 5 (1.31%) Mule
6 2 (0.52%) CMS
6 2 (0.52%) GeoServer
6 2 (0.52%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (0.52%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.26%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.26%) Kentico
7 1 (0.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 21 (5.50%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (4.19%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (1.83%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 6 (1.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (1.57%) SPSS
5 2 (0.52%) InVision
5 2 (0.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.26%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.14%) SaaS
2 9 (2.36%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (2.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.31%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.79%) Office 365
4 3 (0.79%) PaaS
5 2 (0.52%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.52%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (0.52%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.52%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (0.52%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.26%) CallidusCloud
6 1 (0.26%) GitHub
6 1 (0.26%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 18 (4.71%) Firewall
2 13 (3.40%) Internet
3 12 (3.14%) SAN
4 10 (2.62%) HTTP
5 8 (2.09%) IP Telephony
5 8 (2.09%) TCP/IP
6 5 (1.31%) DNS
7 3 (0.79%) DHCP
8 2 (0.52%) iSCSI
8 2 (0.52%) SNMP
9 1 (0.26%) NetScaler
9 1 (0.26%) Network Security
9 1 (0.26%) SSL
9 1 (0.26%) Symposium
9 1 (0.26%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (22.77%) SQL Server
2 42 (10.99%) NoSQL
3 24 (6.28%) MS Access
4 23 (6.02%) Data Warehouse
5 22 (5.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 21 (5.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 19 (4.97%) MySQL
8 16 (4.19%) Relational Database
9 15 (3.93%) MongoDB
9 15 (3.93%) Oracle Database
10 11 (2.88%) Apache Cassandra
10 11 (2.88%) Big Data
10 11 (2.88%) SQL Server 2005
11 9 (2.36%) Couchbase
11 9 (2.36%) Hadoop
11 9 (2.36%) Oracle Database 10g
11 9 (2.36%) Oracle Database 11g
11 9 (2.36%) Redis
11 9 (2.36%) Riak
12 7 (1.83%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 38 (9.95%) Git (software)
2 29 (7.59%) Subversion
3 25 (6.54%) Mercurial
4 22 (5.76%) Visual Studio
5 12 (3.14%) JIRA
6 11 (2.88%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (2.62%) Oracle APEX
7 10 (2.62%) Selenium
8 8 (2.09%) SpecFlow
9 7 (1.83%) Jenkins
9 7 (1.83%) NetBeans
10 6 (1.57%) Octopus Deploy
10 6 (1.57%) TeamCity
11 5 (1.31%) Bugzilla
11 5 (1.31%) WebDriver
12 4 (1.05%) FogBugz
12 4 (1.05%) Gatling
12 4 (1.05%) JMeter
12 4 (1.05%) LoadRunner
12 4 (1.05%) NUnit
General
1 84 (21.99%) Finance
2 31 (8.12%) Marketing
3 19 (4.97%) Retail
4 11 (2.88%) Banking
5 7 (1.83%) Back Office
6 6 (1.57%) Legal
7 5 (1.31%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.79%) Games
8 3 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.52%) Billing
9 2 (0.52%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.52%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.26%) French Language
10 1 (0.26%) Front Office
10 1 (0.26%) German Language
10 1 (0.26%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.26%) Law
10 1 (0.26%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 101 (26.44%) Developer
2 78 (20.42%) Analyst
3 46 (12.04%) .NET Developer
4 40 (10.47%) C# Developer
5 34 (8.90%) C# .NET Developer
6 31 (8.12%) Software Engineer
7 29 (7.59%) Junior
8 28 (7.33%) ASP.NET Developer
8 28 (7.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 28 (7.33%) Graduate
9 27 (7.07%) Java Engineer
10 25 (6.54%) Data Analyst
10 25 (6.54%) Java Software Engineer
10 25 (6.54%) Senior Java Engineer
10 25 (6.54%) Senior Java Software Engineer
10 25 (6.54%) Senior Manager
10 25 (6.54%) Senior Software Engineer
10 25 (6.54%) Software Developer
10 25 (6.54%) SQL Analyst
11 23 (6.02%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (21.47%) .NET
2 48 (12.57%) CSS
3 47 (12.30%) HTML
4 39 (10.21%) ASP.NET
5 27 (7.07%) Web Services
6 24 (6.28%) .NET Framework
6 24 (6.28%) jQuery
7 22 (5.76%) ASP.NET MVC
7 22 (5.76%) ASP.NET Web API
7 22 (5.76%) XML
8 21 (5.50%) WCF
9 19 (4.97%) Entity Framework
9 19 (4.97%) HTML5
10 18 (4.71%) RESTful
11 16 (4.19%) Spring
12 12 (3.14%) WinForms
13 11 (2.88%) Node.js
14 10 (2.62%) SOAP
15 9 (2.36%) CSS3
15 9 (2.36%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 85 (22.25%) Analytical Skills
2 73 (19.11%) Computer Science
3 26 (6.81%) Algorithms
3 26 (6.81%) Data Structures
3 26 (6.81%) Management Information System
3 26 (6.81%) NHS
4 17 (4.45%) FMCG
5 15 (3.93%) Data Centre
6 14 (3.66%) Greenfield Project
7 12 (3.14%) iPad
8 9 (2.36%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (2.09%) iPhone
9 8 (2.09%) Social Media
9 8 (2.09%) User Experience
10 7 (1.83%) Fintech
11 4 (1.05%) Mobile App
12 3 (0.79%) Driving Licence
12 3 (0.79%) PMI
13 2 (0.52%) AS400
13 2 (0.52%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 39 (10.21%) Windows
2 25 (6.54%) Linux
3 12 (3.14%) Windows Server
4 10 (2.62%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (2.09%) Windows 7
5 8 (2.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (1.57%) Mac OS
7 4 (1.05%) Android
7 4 (1.05%) Unix
8 2 (0.52%) AIX
8 2 (0.52%) Debian
8 2 (0.52%) Solaris
8 2 (0.52%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.26%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (38.74%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (17.02%) Mentoring
3 60 (15.71%) Software Engineering
4 53 (13.87%) Project Management
5 52 (13.61%) Scrum
6 47 (12.30%) OO
7 46 (12.04%) Mathematics
8 44 (11.52%) ITIL
9 40 (10.47%) SDLC
10 37 (9.69%) Test Automation
11 35 (9.16%) Business Intelligence
12 32 (8.38%) TDD
13 31 (8.12%) IT Strategy
14 28 (7.33%) Continuous Integration
15 27 (7.07%) Coaching
15 27 (7.07%) PRINCE2
16 26 (6.81%) MVC
17 25 (6.54%) Software Testing
18 23 (6.02%) Analytics
18 23 (6.02%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 137 (35.86%) SQL
2 84 (21.99%) C#
3 74 (19.37%) Java
4 50 (13.09%) JavaScript
5 29 (7.59%) PL/SQL
6 27 (7.07%) VB
7 24 (6.28%) VBA
8 23 (6.02%) Python
9 16 (4.19%) Ruby
10 11 (2.88%) PHP
10 11 (2.88%) T-SQL
11 10 (2.62%) PowerShell
12 9 (2.36%) C
13 7 (1.83%) C++
13 7 (1.83%) Perl
14 6 (1.57%) Groovy
15 3 (0.79%) Bash Shell
15 3 (0.79%) Shell Script
16 1 (0.26%) Apple Swift
16 1 (0.26%) R
Qualifications
1 32 (8.38%) Computer Science Degree
2 16 (4.19%) Numerate Degree
3 12 (3.14%) ISEB
4 10 (2.62%) CISA
5 9 (2.36%) ISTQB
6 8 (2.09%) CISM
6 8 (2.09%) CISSP
6 8 (2.09%) Security Cleared
7 7 (1.83%) SSCP
8 6 (1.57%) CHECK Team Leader
8 6 (1.57%) Master's Degree
9 5 (1.31%) CISMP
9 5 (1.31%) CREST Certified
9 5 (1.31%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 5 (1.31%) PMI Certification
10 3 (0.79%) CCDA
10 3 (0.79%) CCNA
10 3 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (0.79%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (6.28%) Data Quality
2 10 (2.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.83%) PMO
4 4 (1.05%) HL7
4 4 (1.05%) ISO 9000
5 3 (0.79%) Cyber Essentials
5 3 (0.79%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.79%) SLA
6 2 (0.52%) QA
7 1 (0.26%) GDPR
7 1 (0.26%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 13 (3.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (2.62%) Active Directory
3 9 (2.36%) XenApp
3 9 (2.36%) XenDesktop
4 8 (2.09%) vSphere
5 7 (1.83%) Docker
6 6 (1.57%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 9 (2.36%) Kibana
1 9 (2.36%) logstash
2 4 (1.05%) Ansible
2 4 (1.05%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (1.05%) Puppet
2 4 (1.05%) Salt
3 3 (0.79%) Terraform
4 1 (0.26%) HP SiteScope
4 1 (0.26%) Nagios
4 1 (0.26%) SCCM
4 1 (0.26%) SCOM
4 1 (0.26%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 57 (14.92%) Microsoft
2 47 (12.30%) Oracle
3 13 (3.40%) Cisco
3 13 (3.40%) VMware
4 10 (2.62%) Apple
4 10 (2.62%) Citrix
4 10 (2.62%) SAP
5 9 (2.36%) Virgin Media
6 8 (2.09%) Dell
6 8 (2.09%) Facebook
6 8 (2.09%) Google
7 7 (1.83%) Adobe
7 7 (1.83%) NetApp
8 3 (0.79%) EMC
8 3 (0.79%) Red Hat
8 3 (0.79%) Zend
9 2 (0.52%) Avaya
9 2 (0.52%) IBM
9 2 (0.52%) Sitecore
9 2 (0.52%) SolarWinds
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £19000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds
1 Trevelyan Square
Salary: £31,696 - £41,787 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds
1 Trevelyan Square
Salary: £40, 428 - £48, 514
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
1 Trevelyan Square
Salary: £31696 - £41787 per annum, Benefits: £31,383 - £41, 373
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: £60,000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Digital Gurus
Salary: £35000 - £60000.00 per annum + pension, healthcare, etc.
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ISL
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Eversheds Sutherland
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago