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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Degree
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 19 23
Rank change year-on-year -8 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Degree 198 285 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 7.62% 8.62% 8.67%
As % of the Qualifications category 36.46% 39.20% 36.91%
Number of salaries quoted 168 204 227
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,150 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £71,750 £52,000
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 543 727 867
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 20.88% 21.99% 23.48%
Number of salaries quoted 463 564 688
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,650
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Degree in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 March 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.

1 151 (36.39%) Agile Software Development
2 111 (26.75%) SQL
3 106 (25.54%) C#
4 101 (24.34%) Computer Science
5 95 (22.89%) .NET
6 88 (21.20%) Java
7 86 (20.72%) Finance
8 84 (20.24%) MS Excel
9 81 (19.52%) SQL Server
9 81 (19.52%) Microsoft
10 66 (15.90%) ITIL
11 65 (15.66%) Software Engineering
12 63 (15.18%) Project Management
13 56 (13.49%) HTML
14 55 (13.25%) OO
15 54 (13.01%) CSS
15 54 (13.01%) SDLC
16 53 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
16 53 (12.77%) Scrum
17 50 (12.05%) ASP.NET
18 48 (11.57%) MVC
19 46 (11.08%) .NET Framework
20 45 (10.84%) JavaScript
21 43 (10.36%) Windows
22 42 (10.12%) TDD
22 42 (10.12%) Git (software)
23 39 (9.40%) Mentoring
24 38 (9.16%) Mathematics
25 37 (8.92%) NoSQL
26 36 (8.67%) Information Security

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 14 (3.37%) CMS
2 11 (2.65%) SharePoint
3 8 (1.93%) Apache
3 8 (1.93%) IIS
3 8 (1.93%) JBoss
3 8 (1.93%) Mule
3 8 (1.93%) Umbraco
4 7 (1.69%) Confluence
4 7 (1.69%) EPiServer
4 7 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (1.69%) Kentico
4 7 (1.69%) MS Exchange
5 6 (1.45%) SAS
5 6 (1.45%) Sitecore CMS
6 5 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (0.96%) Apache Solr
8 3 (0.72%) Drupal
8 3 (0.72%) GeoServer
8 3 (0.72%) nginx
8 3 (0.72%) WordPress
Applications
1 84 (20.24%) MS Excel
2 25 (6.02%) MS Office
3 9 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.20%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.96%) MS Project
6 2 (0.48%) SPSS
7 1 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (0.48%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.24%) Magento
2 1 (0.24%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.41%) SaaS
2 9 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.72%) Office 365
4 2 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.48%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (0.48%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.48%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (0.48%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (0.48%) GitHub
4 2 (0.48%) PaaS
5 1 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.24%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 31 (7.47%) Firewall
2 16 (3.86%) Internet
2 16 (3.86%) SAN
3 13 (3.13%) TCP/IP
4 12 (2.89%) HTTP
5 11 (2.65%) DNS
5 11 (2.65%) Network Security
6 8 (1.93%) Wireless
7 7 (1.69%) IP Telephony
7 7 (1.69%) iSCSI
7 7 (1.69%) Wireless Security
8 3 (0.72%) DHCP
8 3 (0.72%) Symposium
9 2 (0.48%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (0.48%) VPN
10 1 (0.24%) Intranet
10 1 (0.24%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (19.52%) SQL Server
2 37 (8.92%) NoSQL
3 34 (8.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 31 (7.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (4.10%) SQL Server 2005
6 16 (3.86%) MS Access
6 16 (3.86%) MySQL
7 15 (3.61%) SQL Server 2014
8 14 (3.37%) Data Warehouse
8 14 (3.37%) Relational Database
9 7 (1.69%) MongoDB
9 7 (1.69%) SQL Server 2016
10 6 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (1.20%) BusinessObjects
11 5 (1.20%) QlikView
11 5 (1.20%) RDBMS
11 5 (1.20%) Snowflake Schema
12 4 (0.96%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 42 (10.12%) Git (software)
2 25 (6.02%) Mercurial
2 25 (6.02%) Subversion
3 24 (5.78%) Selenium
4 22 (5.30%) Visual Studio
5 14 (3.37%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (2.65%) JIRA
7 7 (1.69%) NetBeans
8 4 (0.96%) FitNesse
8 4 (0.96%) SpecFlow
9 3 (0.72%) Gatling
9 3 (0.72%) GitLab
9 3 (0.72%) Grunt
9 3 (0.72%) JMeter
9 3 (0.72%) LoadRunner
9 3 (0.72%) Octopus Deploy
9 3 (0.72%) tSQLt
9 3 (0.72%) WebDriver
10 2 (0.48%) JUnit
10 2 (0.48%) TeamCity
General
1 86 (20.72%) Finance
2 23 (5.54%) Retail
3 19 (4.58%) Marketing
4 11 (2.65%) Banking
5 9 (2.17%) Advertising
6 8 (1.93%) Games
7 6 (1.45%) Publishing
8 4 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.72%) Electronics
9 3 (0.72%) Legal
10 1 (0.24%) Back Office
10 1 (0.24%) Billing
10 1 (0.24%) Front Office
10 1 (0.24%) Local Government
10 1 (0.24%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.24%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 116 (27.95%) Developer
2 84 (20.24%) Analyst
3 67 (16.14%) .NET Developer
4 41 (9.88%) Junior
5 40 (9.64%) Software Engineer
6 38 (9.16%) C# Developer
7 36 (8.67%) C# .NET Developer
8 32 (7.71%) Project Manager
9 27 (6.51%) Junior Developer
10 26 (6.27%) Graduate
10 26 (6.27%) Java Engineer
11 25 (6.02%) ASP.NET Developer
11 25 (6.02%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 25 (6.02%) Java Software Engineer
11 25 (6.02%) Junior .NET Developer
12 22 (5.30%) DBA
13 21 (5.06%) Data Analyst
13 21 (5.06%) Senior Java Engineer
13 21 (5.06%) Senior Java Software Engineer
13 21 (5.06%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (22.89%) .NET
2 56 (13.49%) HTML
3 54 (13.01%) CSS
4 50 (12.05%) ASP.NET
5 46 (11.08%) .NET Framework
6 32 (7.71%) Web Services
7 28 (6.75%) ASP.NET MVC
8 26 (6.27%) WCF
9 22 (5.30%) ASP.NET Web API
9 22 (5.30%) jQuery
10 21 (5.06%) Entity Framework
11 20 (4.82%) HTML5
12 17 (4.10%) XML
13 15 (3.61%) RESTful
13 15 (3.61%) WinForms
14 14 (3.37%) Spring
15 13 (3.13%) CSS3
16 11 (2.65%) AngularJS
16 11 (2.65%) Node.js
17 10 (2.41%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 101 (24.34%) Computer Science
2 53 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (6.75%) Data Structures
4 26 (6.27%) Algorithms
5 16 (3.86%) Enterprise Software
6 13 (3.13%) Data Centre
7 12 (2.89%) Fintech
7 12 (2.89%) iPad
8 11 (2.65%) Management Information System
9 10 (2.41%) CESG
9 10 (2.41%) NHS
9 10 (2.41%) Replication
10 9 (2.17%) User Experience
11 8 (1.93%) iPhone
11 8 (1.93%) Mobile App
12 6 (1.45%) FMCG
12 6 (1.45%) N-Tier
13 5 (1.20%) New Media
14 4 (0.96%) Driving Licence
15 3 (0.72%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 43 (10.36%) Windows
2 24 (5.78%) Linux
3 18 (4.34%) Unix
4 17 (4.10%) Windows Server
5 12 (2.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (1.93%) Windows 7
7 7 (1.69%) Debian
7 7 (1.69%) Ubuntu
7 7 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (1.45%) Mac OS
9 5 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.24%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (36.39%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (15.90%) ITIL
3 65 (15.66%) Software Engineering
4 63 (15.18%) Project Management
5 55 (13.25%) OO
6 54 (13.01%) SDLC
7 53 (12.77%) Scrum
8 48 (11.57%) MVC
9 42 (10.12%) TDD
10 39 (9.40%) Mentoring
11 38 (9.16%) Mathematics
12 36 (8.67%) Information Security
13 34 (8.19%) Coaching
13 34 (8.19%) PRINCE2
14 31 (7.47%) Automated Testing
15 28 (6.75%) Continuous Integration
16 27 (6.51%) BDD
17 26 (6.27%) Business Intelligence
18 24 (5.78%) E-Commerce
18 24 (5.78%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 111 (26.75%) SQL
2 106 (25.54%) C#
3 88 (21.20%) Java
4 45 (10.84%) JavaScript
5 26 (6.27%) T-SQL
6 24 (5.78%) PHP
7 23 (5.54%) Python
8 22 (5.30%) C
9 18 (4.34%) VB
10 17 (4.10%) Ruby
11 16 (3.86%) C++
11 16 (3.86%) VBA
12 14 (3.37%) PL/SQL
13 12 (2.89%) Perl
14 11 (2.65%) PowerShell
15 9 (2.17%) Groovy
16 8 (1.93%) VB.NET
17 3 (0.72%) MATLAB
17 3 (0.72%) R
18 2 (0.48%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 25 (6.02%) CISSP
2 24 (5.78%) Security Cleared
3 20 (4.82%) CISA
4 19 (4.58%) Microsoft Certification
5 18 (4.34%) CISM
5 18 (4.34%) ISEB
6 17 (4.10%) CREST Certified
7 15 (3.61%) SSCP
8 12 (2.89%) CISMP
9 11 (2.65%) CHECK Team Leader
9 11 (2.65%) CompTIA Security+
9 11 (2.65%) MCDBA
9 11 (2.65%) MCITP
9 11 (2.65%) MCTS
9 11 (2.65%) Security+ Certification
10 10 (2.41%) SC Cleared
11 8 (1.93%) ISTQB
12 6 (1.45%) CEH
12 6 (1.45%) CHECK Team Member
13 5 (1.20%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (3.61%) PCI DSS
3 14 (3.37%) Data Quality
4 9 (2.17%) PMO
5 8 (1.93%) QA
5 8 (1.93%) SDET
6 3 (0.72%) HL7
6 3 (0.72%) ISO 9000
6 3 (0.72%) ISO22301
6 3 (0.72%) ISO27002
6 3 (0.72%) ISO27005
7 2 (0.48%) PMBOK
8 1 (0.24%) GDPR
8 1 (0.24%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.24%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (3.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (2.65%) Active Directory
3 7 (1.69%) Docker
3 7 (1.69%) vSphere
3 7 (1.69%) XenApp
3 7 (1.69%) XenDesktop
4 6 (1.45%) VirtualBox
5 3 (0.72%) Firmware
6 2 (0.48%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (0.96%) Ansible
2 4 (0.96%) Puppet
2 4 (0.96%) Salt
3 3 (0.72%) Terraform
4 2 (0.48%) Kibana
4 2 (0.48%) logstash
5 1 (0.24%) HP SiteScope
5 1 (0.24%) LiteSpeed
5 1 (0.24%) Nagios
Vendors
1 81 (19.52%) Microsoft
2 32 (7.71%) Oracle
3 16 (3.86%) VMware
4 10 (2.41%) Cisco
5 8 (1.93%) Dell
5 8 (1.93%) Red Hat
6 7 (1.69%) Citrix
6 7 (1.69%) Tableau
7 6 (1.45%) Sitecore
7 6 (1.45%) Zend
8 4 (0.96%) EMC
8 4 (0.96%) NetApp
9 3 (0.72%) 3PAR
9 3 (0.72%) Avaya
9 3 (0.72%) HP
9 3 (0.72%) SAP
10 2 (0.48%) Apple
10 2 (0.48%) ESRI
10 2 (0.48%) Minitab
10 2 (0.48%) Salesforce.com
Leeds, West Yorkshire
International Personal Finance
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + bonus, car allowance + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £21,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: £60,000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £25000 - £27500 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Generous holidays
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds
NHS Digital
Salary: £31,696 - £41,787 per year
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum £40,000-£60,000 dependent on experie
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + 34 days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
NHS Digital
Salary: £40,428 - £48,514 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £22000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £22000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Recruit 4 Talent
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum bonus, regular pay reviews
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + On call
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Generous bonus and benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago