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

Academic Degree
3 months to
29 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 27 30
Rank change year-on-year +2 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Degree 188 211 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 7.70% 7.14% 7.30%
As % of the Qualifications category 40.00% 33.71% 32.03%
Number of salaries quoted 128 159 170
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £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 470 626 765
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 19.25% 21.17% 22.81%
Number of salaries quoted 350 503 595
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 May 2017.

Salary histogram for Degree in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 152 (38.68%) Agile Software Development
2 123 (31.30%) SQL
3 90 (22.90%) Computer Science
4 89 (22.65%) Finance
5 82 (20.87%) C#
6 81 (20.61%) Java
7 79 (20.10%) .NET
8 75 (19.08%) Analytical Skills
9 71 (18.07%) SQL Server
10 64 (16.28%) Software Engineering
11 58 (14.76%) Project Management
12 54 (13.74%) Microsoft
12 54 (13.74%) Mathematics
13 53 (13.49%) Scrum
14 52 (13.23%) CSS
14 52 (13.23%) Mentoring
15 50 (12.72%) JavaScript
15 50 (12.72%) HTML
15 50 (12.72%) ITIL
16 49 (12.47%) OO
17 47 (11.96%) Test Automation
18 45 (11.45%) Oracle
18 45 (11.45%) SDLC
19 44 (11.20%) NoSQL
20 41 (10.43%) Computer Science Degree
21 39 (9.92%) Git (software)
21 39 (9.92%) TDD
22 36 (9.16%) ASP.NET
23 33 (8.40%) Windows
23 33 (8.40%) Business Intelligence

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 (3.05%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (2.80%) Apache Solr
3 10 (2.54%) SharePoint
4 9 (2.29%) Apache
4 9 (2.29%) Apache Spark
4 9 (2.29%) Confluence
4 9 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (2.29%) MS Exchange
5 8 (2.04%) IIS
5 8 (2.04%) JBoss
5 8 (2.04%) Mule
6 7 (1.78%) SAS
7 3 (0.76%) CMS
7 3 (0.76%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (0.76%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.51%) EPiServer
8 2 (0.51%) GeoServer
8 2 (0.51%) Kentico
9 1 (0.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 24 (6.11%) Microsoft Office
2 23 (5.85%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (1.78%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 6 (1.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (0.76%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.76%) SPSS
6 2 (0.51%) InVision
7 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.25%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (0.25%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.05%) SaaS
2 10 (2.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (2.29%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.76%) Office 365
5 3 (0.76%) PaaS
6 2 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.51%) Amazon ELB
6 2 (0.51%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.51%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (0.51%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.25%) GitHub
7 1 (0.25%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 24 (6.11%) Firewall
2 17 (4.33%) SAN
3 13 (3.31%) Internet
4 12 (3.05%) TCP/IP
5 10 (2.54%) DNS
6 9 (2.29%) HTTP
6 9 (2.29%) IP Telephony
7 6 (1.53%) iSCSI
8 5 (1.27%) Network Security
9 4 (1.02%) DHCP
9 4 (1.02%) Wireless
10 3 (0.76%) Symposium
10 3 (0.76%) Wireless Security
11 2 (0.51%) SNMP
12 1 (0.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (18.07%) SQL Server
2 44 (11.20%) NoSQL
3 24 (6.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 23 (5.85%) Data Warehouse
4 23 (5.85%) MS Access
5 20 (5.09%) MySQL
6 18 (4.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 15 (3.82%) MongoDB
8 12 (3.05%) Oracle Database
8 12 (3.05%) Relational Database
8 12 (3.05%) SQL Server 2005
9 11 (2.80%) Apache Cassandra
10 9 (2.29%) Big Data
10 9 (2.29%) Couchbase
10 9 (2.29%) Hadoop
10 9 (2.29%) Redis
10 9 (2.29%) Riak
11 8 (2.04%) SQL Server 2014
12 7 (1.78%) Snowflake Schema
13 6 (1.53%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 39 (9.92%) Git (software)
2 25 (6.36%) Mercurial
2 25 (6.36%) Subversion
3 17 (4.33%) Selenium
3 17 (4.33%) Visual Studio
4 10 (2.54%) JIRA
5 7 (1.78%) NetBeans
5 7 (1.78%) Oracle APEX
5 7 (1.78%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (1.02%) SpecFlow
6 4 (1.02%) WebDriver
7 3 (0.76%) FitNesse
7 3 (0.76%) Gatling
7 3 (0.76%) Jenkins
7 3 (0.76%) JMeter
7 3 (0.76%) JUnit
7 3 (0.76%) LoadRunner
7 3 (0.76%) Maven
7 3 (0.76%) TeamCity
7 3 (0.76%) tSQLt
General
1 89 (22.65%) Finance
2 29 (7.38%) Marketing
3 20 (5.09%) Retail
4 13 (3.31%) Banking
5 6 (1.53%) Advertising
5 6 (1.53%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.27%) Back Office
6 5 (1.27%) Games
6 5 (1.27%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (0.76%) Legal
7 3 (0.76%) Publishing
8 2 (0.51%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.25%) Billing
9 1 (0.25%) Electronics
9 1 (0.25%) Front Office
9 1 (0.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 108 (27.48%) Developer
2 89 (22.65%) Analyst
3 52 (13.23%) .NET Developer
4 37 (9.41%) Junior
5 36 (9.16%) C# Developer
6 35 (8.91%) C# .NET Developer
7 33 (8.40%) Software Engineer
8 28 (7.12%) Graduate
8 28 (7.12%) Project Manager
9 27 (6.87%) Java Engineer
10 26 (6.62%) SQL Analyst
11 25 (6.36%) ASP.NET Developer
11 25 (6.36%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 25 (6.36%) Data Analyst
11 25 (6.36%) Java Developer
11 25 (6.36%) Java Software Engineer
11 25 (6.36%) Senior Java Engineer
11 25 (6.36%) Senior Java Software Engineer
11 25 (6.36%) Senior Manager
11 25 (6.36%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (20.10%) .NET
2 52 (13.23%) CSS
3 50 (12.72%) HTML
4 36 (9.16%) ASP.NET
5 27 (6.87%) .NET Framework
5 27 (6.87%) Web Services
6 23 (5.85%) ASP.NET MVC
7 22 (5.60%) XML
8 21 (5.34%) HTML5
9 20 (5.09%) Entity Framework
10 19 (4.83%) ASP.NET Web API
11 18 (4.58%) RESTful
11 18 (4.58%) Spring
11 18 (4.58%) WCF
12 17 (4.33%) jQuery
13 14 (3.56%) Node.js
14 11 (2.80%) CSS3
15 10 (2.54%) Hibernate
15 10 (2.54%) J2EE
16 9 (2.29%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 90 (22.90%) Computer Science
2 75 (19.08%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (6.87%) Data Structures
4 26 (6.62%) Algorithms
5 18 (4.58%) Management Information System
6 15 (3.82%) FMCG
7 14 (3.56%) Data Centre
7 14 (3.56%) Greenfield Project
8 13 (3.31%) iPad
8 13 (3.31%) NHS
9 11 (2.80%) Enterprise Software
10 10 (2.54%) Fintech
11 9 (2.29%) iPhone
11 9 (2.29%) User Experience
12 6 (1.53%) Social Media
13 5 (1.27%) Mobile App
14 4 (1.02%) PMI
15 3 (0.76%) Biotechnology
15 3 (0.76%) CESG
15 3 (0.76%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 33 (8.40%) Windows
2 25 (6.36%) Linux
3 12 (3.05%) Windows Server
4 11 (2.80%) Unix
4 11 (2.80%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (2.29%) Windows 7
5 9 (2.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (1.53%) Debian
6 6 (1.53%) Mac OS
6 6 (1.53%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.51%) AIX
7 2 (0.51%) Android
7 2 (0.51%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (38.68%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (16.28%) Software Engineering
3 58 (14.76%) Project Management
4 54 (13.74%) Mathematics
5 53 (13.49%) Scrum
6 52 (13.23%) Mentoring
7 50 (12.72%) ITIL
8 49 (12.47%) OO
9 47 (11.96%) Test Automation
10 45 (11.45%) SDLC
11 39 (9.92%) TDD
12 33 (8.40%) Business Intelligence
13 32 (8.14%) PRINCE2
14 31 (7.89%) MVC
15 28 (7.12%) Coaching
15 28 (7.12%) Continuous Integration
16 25 (6.36%) Analytics
17 23 (5.85%) Stakeholder Management
18 21 (5.34%) BDD
19 20 (5.09%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 123 (31.30%) SQL
2 82 (20.87%) C#
3 81 (20.61%) Java
4 50 (12.72%) JavaScript
5 28 (7.12%) VB
6 26 (6.62%) PL/SQL
7 23 (5.85%) VBA
8 20 (5.09%) Python
9 16 (4.07%) PHP
10 13 (3.31%) C
10 13 (3.31%) Ruby
11 11 (2.80%) PowerShell
11 11 (2.80%) T-SQL
12 10 (2.54%) C++
12 10 (2.54%) Perl
13 9 (2.29%) Groovy
14 3 (0.76%) Bash Shell
14 3 (0.76%) MATLAB
14 3 (0.76%) R
14 3 (0.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 41 (10.43%) Computer Science Degree
2 23 (5.85%) Numerate Degree
3 15 (3.82%) CISA
3 15 (3.82%) Security Cleared
4 13 (3.31%) CISSP
5 11 (2.80%) ISEB
6 10 (2.54%) CISM
7 9 (2.29%) SSCP
8 8 (2.04%) CREST Certified
8 8 (2.04%) ISTQB
9 7 (1.78%) CHECK Team Leader
9 7 (1.78%) CISMP
10 6 (1.53%) PMI Certification
11 5 (1.27%) CEH
11 5 (1.27%) CompTIA Security+
11 5 (1.27%) Master's Degree
11 5 (1.27%) SC Cleared
11 5 (1.27%) Security+ Certification
12 4 (1.02%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 4 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (5.85%) Data Quality
2 12 (3.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (2.04%) PMO
4 5 (1.27%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.76%) Cyber Essentials
5 3 (0.76%) HL7
5 3 (0.76%) ISO 9000
5 3 (0.76%) QA
5 3 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.76%) SLA
6 1 (0.25%) GDPR
6 1 (0.25%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27002
6 1 (0.25%) PMBOK
System Software
1 16 (4.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (2.54%) Active Directory
3 9 (2.29%) vSphere
3 9 (2.29%) XenApp
3 9 (2.29%) XenDesktop
4 7 (1.78%) Docker
5 6 (1.53%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.25%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (2.29%) Kibana
1 9 (2.29%) logstash
2 5 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.02%) Ansible
3 4 (1.02%) Puppet
3 4 (1.02%) Salt
4 3 (0.76%) Terraform
5 1 (0.25%) HP SiteScope
5 1 (0.25%) Nagios
Vendors
1 54 (13.74%) Microsoft
2 45 (11.45%) Oracle
3 16 (4.07%) VMware
4 14 (3.56%) Cisco
5 9 (2.29%) Apple
5 9 (2.29%) Citrix
5 9 (2.29%) Dell
6 7 (1.78%) Adobe
6 7 (1.78%) Red Hat
6 7 (1.78%) SAP
7 6 (1.53%) Facebook
7 6 (1.53%) Google
7 6 (1.53%) NetApp
8 4 (1.02%) EMC
8 4 (1.02%) Virgin Media
8 4 (1.02%) Zend
9 3 (0.76%) 3PAR
9 3 (0.76%) Avaya
9 3 (0.76%) HP
9 3 (0.76%) Sitecore
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
SThree
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
1 Trevelyan Square
Salary: £40000 - £49999 per annum, Benefits: £47-58k
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £22000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £22000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
1 Trevelyan Square
Salary: £30000 - £39999 per annum, Benefits: £31,383 - £41, 373
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
1 Trevelyan Square
Salary: £40000 - £49999 per annum, Benefits: £40,428 to £48,514
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £23,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits + training
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: £60,000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum 8% Bonus, Pension, Free Parking
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Premier IT
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
The SmartList
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
High Speed Training
Salary: £25,000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Tracsis
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Leeds
1 Trevelyan Square
Salary: AfC B7 £31,696 - £41, 787
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 27 days ago
Leeds
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago