Period
to 18 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Sheffield with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 20 15
Rank change year-on-year +5 -5 +5
Permanent jobs citing Degree 94 97 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 9.92% 10.37% 9.92%
As % of the Qualifications category 54.34% 47.09% 53.69%
Number of salaries quoted 77 87 107
Sheffield median annual salary £40,000 £55,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.27% +46.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £18,900 £25,750 £20,300
90th Percentile £57,250 £62,500 £68,000
South Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -15.00% +33.33% +15.38%

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 Sheffield with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Sheffield
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 173 206 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 18.25% 22.03% 18.47%
Number of salaries quoted 140 159 172
Sheffield median annual salary £40,000 £55,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.27% +46.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £21,125 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £63,750 £60,000
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £46,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -13.04% +22.67% +4.17%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

Job postings citing Degree as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Sheffield.

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Sheffield

Degree
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Salary trend for Degree in Sheffield

Degree
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Sheffield over the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Degree in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Degree.

1 28 (29.79%) Microsoft
1 28 (29.79%) Computer Science
2 26 (27.66%) SQL
3 23 (24.47%) Finance
4 22 (23.40%) Windows
5 21 (22.34%) Computer Science Degree
6 20 (21.28%) JavaScript
6 20 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (19.15%) Linux
8 17 (18.09%) SQL Server
8 17 (18.09%) Java
9 15 (15.96%) HTML
9 15 (15.96%) User Experience
9 15 (15.96%) Analytical Skills
10 14 (14.89%) Web Development
11 13 (13.83%) Analytics
11 13 (13.83%) Enterprise Software
12 12 (12.77%) Problem-Solving
12 12 (12.77%) C#
12 12 (12.77%) Web Services
13 11 (11.70%) Project Management
14 10 (10.64%) MySQL
14 10 (10.64%) .NET
14 10 (10.64%) Tomcat
14 10 (10.64%) Microsoft Excel
14 10 (10.64%) Client/Server
14 10 (10.64%) Mathematics
14 10 (10.64%) jQuery
14 10 (10.64%) Banking
14 10 (10.64%) Information Security

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 10 (10.64%) Tomcat
2 7 (7.45%) SAS
3 6 (6.38%) Apache
4 4 (4.26%) Confluence
5 3 (3.19%) IIS
6 2 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (2.13%) CMS
7 1 (1.06%) Drupal
7 1 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.06%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (10.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (8.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 7 (7.45%) Microsoft Office
4 6 (6.38%) Adobe Illustrator
4 6 (6.38%) Photoshop
5 4 (4.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (2.13%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (1.06%) Autodesk Inventor
7 1 (1.06%) SOLIDWORKS
7 1 (1.06%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.64%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (8.51%) SaaS
3 5 (5.32%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (5.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (5.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 3 (3.19%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (3.19%) AWS Lambda
4 3 (3.19%) Serverless
5 2 (2.13%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (1.06%) Google App Engine
6 1 (1.06%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.06%) Google Play
6 1 (1.06%) IaaS
6 1 (1.06%) Office 365
6 1 (1.06%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.45%) DNS
2 6 (6.38%) HTTP
2 6 (6.38%) SMTP
3 3 (3.19%) Firewall
4 2 (2.13%) Internet
4 2 (2.13%) Symposium
5 1 (1.06%) LAN
5 1 (1.06%) MPLS
5 1 (1.06%) NetScaler
5 1 (1.06%) Network Security
5 1 (1.06%) WAN
5 1 (1.06%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (18.09%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.64%) MySQL
3 9 (9.57%) Relational Database
4 6 (6.38%) Oracle Database
5 4 (4.26%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (3.19%) MongoDB
6 3 (3.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (3.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.13%) Base SAS
7 2 (2.13%) Big Data
7 2 (2.13%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.13%) PowerPivot
7 2 (2.13%) QlikView
7 2 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.06%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (1.06%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.06%) MS Access
8 1 (1.06%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 9 (9.57%) JIRA
2 8 (8.51%) Axure RP
2 8 (8.51%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 5 (5.32%) Git (software)
4 4 (4.26%) Cucumber
4 4 (4.26%) Jenkins
5 3 (3.19%) GitLab
5 3 (3.19%) SonarQube
5 3 (3.19%) Vagrant
5 3 (3.19%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.13%) AppScan
7 1 (1.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.06%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.06%) GoCD
7 1 (1.06%) Gradle
7 1 (1.06%) HP UFT
7 1 (1.06%) JUnit
7 1 (1.06%) LoadRunner
7 1 (1.06%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 23 (24.47%) Finance
2 10 (10.64%) Banking
3 4 (4.26%) Aerospace
3 4 (4.26%) Automotive
4 3 (3.19%) Retail
5 2 (2.13%) Advertising
5 2 (2.13%) French Language
5 2 (2.13%) German Language
5 2 (2.13%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.13%) Legal
5 2 (2.13%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.13%) Marketing
5 2 (2.13%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.06%) Back Office
6 1 (1.06%) Electronics
6 1 (1.06%) Games
6 1 (1.06%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (26.60%) Developer
2 15 (15.96%) Designer
3 10 (10.64%) Analyst
4 8 (8.51%) Support Engineer
4 8 (8.51%) UX Designer
5 7 (7.45%) .NET Developer
5 7 (7.45%) Graduate
5 7 (7.45%) Software Engineer
6 6 (6.38%) IT Engineer
6 6 (6.38%) IT Support
6 6 (6.38%) Senior Software Engineer
7 5 (5.32%) AWS Engineer
7 5 (5.32%) Graduate Developer
7 5 (5.32%) Junior
8 4 (4.26%) Applications Engineer
8 4 (4.26%) DevOps Engineer
8 4 (4.26%) Security Engineer
8 4 (4.26%) Senior Developer
8 4 (4.26%) Software Developer
8 4 (4.26%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (15.96%) HTML
2 12 (12.77%) Web Services
3 10 (10.64%) .NET
3 10 (10.64%) jQuery
4 8 (8.51%) CSS
4 8 (8.51%) RESTful
5 7 (7.45%) HTML5
6 6 (6.38%) CSS3
6 6 (6.38%) SAML
6 6 (6.38%) Sass
7 5 (5.32%) AngularJS
8 4 (4.26%) ASP.NET
8 4 (4.26%) Gherkin
8 4 (4.26%) J2EE
8 4 (4.26%) JPA
8 4 (4.26%) React
8 4 (4.26%) Servlets
8 4 (4.26%) Spring
8 4 (4.26%) WinForms
8 4 (4.26%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 28 (29.79%) Computer Science
2 15 (15.96%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (15.96%) User Experience
3 13 (13.83%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (10.64%) Client/Server
5 9 (9.57%) Self-Motivation
6 6 (6.38%) Learning Management System
7 3 (3.19%) Mobile App
8 2 (2.13%) Biotechnology
8 2 (2.13%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.06%) 3D Graphics
9 1 (1.06%) 3D Printing
9 1 (1.06%) Algorithms
9 1 (1.06%) Augmented Reality
9 1 (1.06%) CMDB
9 1 (1.06%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (1.06%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 22 (23.40%) Windows
2 18 (19.15%) Linux
3 9 (9.57%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.19%) Unix
5 2 (2.13%) Android
5 2 (2.13%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.06%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (14.89%) Web Development
3 13 (13.83%) Analytics
4 12 (12.77%) Problem-Solving
5 11 (11.70%) Project Management
6 10 (10.64%) Information Security
6 10 (10.64%) Mathematics
7 8 (8.51%) Coaching
7 8 (8.51%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
7 8 (8.51%) Human Factors
7 8 (8.51%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
7 8 (8.51%) Psychology
7 8 (8.51%) SDLC
7 8 (8.51%) Software Engineering
7 8 (8.51%) User Stories
7 8 (8.51%) UX Design
7 8 (8.51%) Wireframes
8 7 (7.45%) Front End Development
8 7 (7.45%) Open Source
8 7 (7.45%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 26 (27.66%) SQL
2 20 (21.28%) JavaScript
3 17 (18.09%) Java
4 12 (12.77%) C#
5 8 (8.51%) Python
6 7 (7.45%) PowerShell
6 7 (7.45%) R
7 6 (6.38%) C
8 5 (5.32%) C++
8 5 (5.32%) PHP
9 4 (4.26%) Bash Shell
10 3 (3.19%) MATLAB
10 3 (3.19%) Ruby
11 2 (2.13%) Shell Script
11 2 (2.13%) T-SQL
11 2 (2.13%) VB
11 2 (2.13%) VBA
11 2 (2.13%) VBScript
12 1 (1.06%) Fortran
12 1 (1.06%) VC++
Qualifications
1 21 (22.34%) Computer Science Degree
2 8 (8.51%) CISM
2 8 (8.51%) CISSP
3 5 (5.32%) CISA
4 3 (3.19%) AWS Certification
4 3 (3.19%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
4 3 (3.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (2.13%) CESG Certified Professional
5 2 (2.13%) CLAS
5 2 (2.13%) CRISC
5 2 (2.13%) Master's Degree
5 2 (2.13%) PhD
5 2 (2.13%) PMI Certification
5 2 (2.13%) PMP
6 1 (1.06%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.06%) MCDST
6 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.06%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (1.06%) OCA
6 1 (1.06%) OCAJ
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.26%) GDPR
1 4 (4.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (4.26%) PCI DSS
2 3 (3.19%) ISO 22301
2 3 (3.19%) SLA
3 2 (2.13%) QA
4 1 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 4 (4.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (6.38%) Single Sign-On
2 4 (4.26%) Ansible
2 4 (4.26%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (4.26%) Puppet
3 3 (3.19%) Kubernetes
3 3 (3.19%) Nessus
3 3 (3.19%) Terraform
4 2 (2.13%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 28 (29.79%) Microsoft
2 9 (9.57%) Oracle
3 8 (8.51%) Adobe
4 6 (6.38%) Capita
5 3 (3.19%) CheckPoint
5 3 (3.19%) Cisco
5 3 (3.19%) Lotus
5 3 (3.19%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (3.19%) VMware
6 2 (2.13%) Cognizant
6 2 (2.13%) Google
6 2 (2.13%) IBM
6 2 (2.13%) Tableau
7 1 (1.06%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.06%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (1.06%) Blue Coat
7 1 (1.06%) F5
7 1 (1.06%) Fortinet
7 1 (1.06%) SonicWALL
7 1 (1.06%) Twitter