Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 28 15
Rank change year-on-year +13 -13 +4
Permanent jobs citing Degree 93 55 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 10.76% 6.91% 10.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 55.36% 38.73% 45.37%
Number of salaries quoted 70 49 91
Sheffield median annual salary £42,000 £52,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +40.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £18,000 £24,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £72,625 £62,500 £55,000
South Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £45,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year -9.29% +22.00% +7.14%

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 168 142 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 19.44% 17.84% 22.32%
Number of salaries quoted 132 117 185
Sheffield median annual salary £41,500 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.00% +33.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £21,375 £21,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £60,000
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% -

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 22 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Degree in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 27 (29.03%) SQL
1 27 (29.03%) Computer Science
2 24 (25.81%) Finance
3 22 (23.66%) Java
3 22 (23.66%) Linux
4 20 (21.51%) Microsoft
5 19 (20.43%) Windows
6 17 (18.28%) JavaScript
6 17 (18.28%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (17.20%) HTML
8 15 (16.13%) Python
8 15 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
9 14 (15.05%) SQL Server
9 14 (15.05%) Information Security
9 14 (15.05%) Mathematics
10 13 (13.98%) SDLC
10 13 (13.98%) Computer Science Degree
10 13 (13.98%) Problem-Solving
10 13 (13.98%) SaaS
11 12 (12.90%) CISSP
11 12 (12.90%) CISM
12 11 (11.83%) CISA
12 11 (11.83%) Oracle
12 11 (11.83%) Web Development
12 11 (11.83%) Self-Motivation
13 10 (10.75%) Amazon AWS
13 10 (10.75%) Analytics
14 9 (9.68%) Unix
14 9 (9.68%) CSS
14 9 (9.68%) C#

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 9 (9.68%) SAS
2 6 (6.45%) Confluence
3 4 (4.30%) Apache
3 4 (4.30%) MS Exchange
3 4 (4.30%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.23%) IIS
5 2 (2.15%) Apache Spark
5 2 (2.15%) CMS
6 1 (1.08%) Apache Pig
6 1 (1.08%) Drupal
6 1 (1.08%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.08%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.08%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.08%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.08%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 9 (9.68%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (5.38%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (5.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 5 (5.38%) Photoshop
3 3 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (2.15%) SPSS
5 1 (1.08%) Autodesk Inventor
5 1 (1.08%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.08%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.08%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 13 (13.98%) SaaS
2 10 (10.75%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (5.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (3.23%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (3.23%) AWS Lambda
4 3 (3.23%) npm
4 3 (3.23%) Serverless
4 3 (3.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (1.08%) Google App Engine
5 1 (1.08%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.08%) Google Play
5 1 (1.08%) IaaS
5 1 (1.08%) Office 365
5 1 (1.08%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.53%) Firewall
2 5 (5.38%) DNS
3 4 (4.30%) HTTP
3 4 (4.30%) SMTP
4 3 (3.23%) NetScaler
4 3 (3.23%) Network Security
5 2 (2.15%) Symposium
6 1 (1.08%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.08%) LAN
6 1 (1.08%) MPLS
6 1 (1.08%) WAN
6 1 (1.08%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.05%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.68%) MySQL
3 5 (5.38%) NoSQL
3 5 (5.38%) Oracle Database
3 5 (5.38%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.23%) Hadoop
4 3 (3.23%) QlikView
5 2 (2.15%) Apache Hive
5 2 (2.15%) Base SAS
5 2 (2.15%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (2.15%) MS Access
5 2 (2.15%) Spotfire
6 1 (1.08%) Big Data
6 1 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.08%) Hazelcast
6 1 (1.08%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.08%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.08%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.08%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (8.60%) JIRA
2 7 (7.53%) Git (software)
3 5 (5.38%) Jenkins
4 4 (4.30%) GitLab
5 3 (3.23%) Babel
5 3 (3.23%) SonarQube
5 3 (3.23%) Vagrant
5 3 (3.23%) webpack
6 2 (2.15%) AppScan
6 2 (2.15%) Burp Suite
6 2 (2.15%) Metasploit
6 2 (2.15%) Selenium
6 2 (2.15%) Subversion
7 1 (1.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.08%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.08%) Gradle
7 1 (1.08%) HP UFT
7 1 (1.08%) JUnit
7 1 (1.08%) LoadRunner
7 1 (1.08%) NUnit
General
1 24 (25.81%) Finance
2 5 (5.38%) Marketing
3 4 (4.30%) Aerospace
3 4 (4.30%) Automotive
4 3 (3.23%) Games
4 3 (3.23%) Retail
5 2 (2.15%) French Language
5 2 (2.15%) German Language
5 2 (2.15%) Legal
5 2 (2.15%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.08%) Back Office
6 1 (1.08%) Banking
6 1 (1.08%) Electronics
6 1 (1.08%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.08%) Social Science
6 1 (1.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (35.48%) Developer
2 17 (18.28%) Analyst
3 10 (10.75%) Graduate
4 8 (8.60%) Graduate Developer
4 8 (8.60%) Security Engineer
4 8 (8.60%) Senior Developer
5 7 (7.53%) Security Analyst
5 7 (7.53%) Software Developer
6 6 (6.45%) AWS Engineer
6 6 (6.45%) Java Developer
6 6 (6.45%) Risk Analyst
6 6 (6.45%) Security Risk Analyst
7 5 (5.38%) .NET Developer
7 5 (5.38%) Applications Engineer
7 5 (5.38%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (5.38%) IT Analyst
7 5 (5.38%) Technical Specialist
8 4 (4.30%) AWS DevOps
8 4 (4.30%) Graduate Software Developer
8 4 (4.30%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (17.20%) HTML
2 9 (9.68%) CSS
3 7 (7.53%) .NET
3 7 (7.53%) AngularJS
3 7 (7.53%) Spring
3 7 (7.53%) Vue.js
3 7 (7.53%) Web Services
4 6 (6.45%) jQuery
4 6 (6.45%) React
5 4 (4.30%) SAML
6 3 (3.23%) ASP.NET
6 3 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (3.23%) HTML5
7 2 (2.15%) CSS3
7 2 (2.15%) JSON
7 2 (2.15%) LAMP
7 2 (2.15%) REST
7 2 (2.15%) Sass
7 2 (2.15%) SOAP
7 2 (2.15%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (29.03%) Computer Science
2 15 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (11.83%) Self-Motivation
4 8 (8.60%) Client/Server
5 7 (7.53%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (6.45%) User Experience
7 5 (5.38%) Life Science
8 4 (4.30%) Learning Management System
9 3 (3.23%) Graphic Design
9 3 (3.23%) Management Information System
10 2 (2.15%) Biotechnology
10 2 (2.15%) Mobile App
11 1 (1.08%) Augmented Reality
11 1 (1.08%) Clustering
11 1 (1.08%) CMDB
11 1 (1.08%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (1.08%) EPoS
11 1 (1.08%) Public Cloud
11 1 (1.08%) Semantic Web
11 1 (1.08%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 22 (23.66%) Linux
2 19 (20.43%) Windows
3 9 (9.68%) Unix
4 7 (7.53%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.15%) Android
5 2 (2.15%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.08%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (18.28%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (15.05%) Information Security
2 14 (15.05%) Mathematics
3 13 (13.98%) Problem-Solving
3 13 (13.98%) SDLC
4 11 (11.83%) Web Development
5 10 (10.75%) Analytics
6 9 (9.68%) Cybersecurity
7 8 (8.60%) Project Management
7 8 (8.60%) Software Engineering
8 7 (7.53%) Data Analysis
8 7 (7.53%) DevOps
8 7 (7.53%) MVC
8 7 (7.53%) Risk Management
9 6 (6.45%) Front End Development
9 6 (6.45%) Microservices
9 6 (6.45%) Open Source
9 6 (6.45%) Statistics
10 5 (5.38%) Test Automation
10 5 (5.38%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 27 (29.03%) SQL
2 22 (23.66%) Java
3 17 (18.28%) JavaScript
4 15 (16.13%) Python
5 9 (9.68%) C#
5 9 (9.68%) R
6 8 (8.60%) Bash Shell
7 7 (7.53%) C++
8 6 (6.45%) MATLAB
8 6 (6.45%) PowerShell
9 4 (4.30%) PHP
9 4 (4.30%) Shell Script
10 3 (3.23%) C
10 3 (3.23%) Ruby
11 2 (2.15%) Perl
11 2 (2.15%) PL/SQL
11 2 (2.15%) Scala
12 1 (1.08%) ABAP
12 1 (1.08%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.08%) XPath
Qualifications
1 13 (13.98%) Computer Science Degree
2 12 (12.90%) CISM
2 12 (12.90%) CISSP
3 11 (11.83%) CISA
4 6 (6.45%) CRISC
5 3 (3.23%) AWS Certification
6 2 (2.15%) Master's Degree
7 1 (1.08%) HNC
7 1 (1.08%) HND
7 1 (1.08%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
7 1 (1.08%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.08%) MCDST
7 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.08%) OCA
7 1 (1.08%) OCAJ
7 1 (1.08%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (1.08%) PhD
7 1 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.53%) QA
2 5 (5.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (5.38%) SLA
3 2 (2.15%) GDPR
3 2 (2.15%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.08%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.08%) ISO 22301
4 1 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 5 (5.38%) Docker
2 4 (4.30%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.08%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (6.45%) Nessus
2 5 (5.38%) Ansible
3 4 (4.30%) Kubernetes
3 4 (4.30%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (4.30%) Puppet
3 4 (4.30%) Single Sign-On
4 3 (3.23%) Terraform
5 2 (2.15%) Control-M
5 2 (2.15%) HP Fortify
5 2 (2.15%) QRadar
6 1 (1.08%) Ambari
6 1 (1.08%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (1.08%) Data Guard
6 1 (1.08%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 1 (1.08%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (1.08%) Nexpose
6 1 (1.08%) Nmap
6 1 (1.08%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 1 (1.08%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 20 (21.51%) Microsoft
2 11 (11.83%) Oracle
3 4 (4.30%) Tableau
3 4 (4.30%) Veracode
4 3 (3.23%) Adobe
4 3 (3.23%) Barracuda Networks
4 3 (3.23%) Blue Coat
4 3 (3.23%) F5
4 3 (3.23%) Fortinet
4 3 (3.23%) Qualys
4 3 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (3.23%) SonicWALL
5 2 (2.15%) Centrify
5 2 (2.15%) CyberArk
5 2 (2.15%) Google
5 2 (2.15%) IBM
5 2 (2.15%) LogRhythm
5 2 (2.15%) Okta
6 1 (1.08%) AlienVault
6 1 (1.08%) Platfora