Period
to 15 December 2017

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

Academic Degree
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 14 15
Rank change year-on-year -34 +1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Degree 34 107 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 4.02% 10.73% 11.98%
As % of the Qualifications category 26.36% 47.14% 54.95%
Number of salaries quoted 28 90 128
Sheffield median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -1.96% +9.29%
10th Percentile £19,563 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,375 £55,000 £67,500
South Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% +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 129 227 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 15.27% 22.77% 21.81%
Number of salaries quoted 111 183 221
Sheffield median annual salary £36,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% -11.76% +15.49%
10th Percentile £19,750 £25,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
South Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% - +14.29%

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 15 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Degree in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Degree.

1 14 (41.18%) Computer Science
2 12 (35.29%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (26.47%) Mathematics
5 8 (23.53%) Java
5 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
6 7 (20.59%) SQL
6 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
6 7 (20.59%) Software Engineering
7 6 (17.65%) C#
7 6 (17.65%) Web Services
7 6 (17.65%) DevOps
8 5 (14.71%) RESTful
8 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (14.71%) Cucumber
8 5 (14.71%) Gherkin
8 5 (14.71%) AngularJS
8 5 (14.71%) Python
8 5 (14.71%) CAD
8 5 (14.71%) Finite Element Analysis
9 4 (11.76%) Applied Mathematics
9 4 (11.76%) Ruby
9 4 (11.76%) Statistics
9 4 (11.76%) Spring
9 4 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (11.76%) Manufacturing
9 4 (11.76%) CCNA
9 4 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (11.76%) Automotive
9 4 (11.76%) Tomcat

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 4 (11.76%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.88%) SAS
3 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) AutoCAD
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (8.82%) SOLIDWORKS
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (2.94%) Simulink
2 1 (2.94%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) Firewall
1 1 (2.94%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) MySQL
1 4 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (11.76%) Relational Database
2 3 (8.82%) Big Data
2 3 (8.82%) Data Mining
3 2 (5.88%) MS Access
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Cucumber
2 3 (8.82%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (5.88%) JIRA
4 1 (2.94%) JUnit
General
1 4 (11.76%) Automotive
1 4 (11.76%) Manufacturing
2 3 (8.82%) Finance
3 2 (5.88%) Games
4 1 (2.94%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.94%) Electronics
4 1 (2.94%) Legal
4 1 (2.94%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 9 (26.47%) Developer
2 6 (17.65%) Junior
2 6 (17.65%) Software Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Cloud Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Data Scientist
3 4 (11.76%) Graduate
3 4 (11.76%) Graduate Developer
3 4 (11.76%) Junior Developer
3 4 (11.76%) Senior Software Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Support Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Graduate Software Developer
4 3 (8.82%) iOS Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Junior Software Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Software Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) C Software Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Engineering Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Junior Support Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.65%) Web Services
2 5 (14.71%) AngularJS
2 5 (14.71%) Gherkin
2 5 (14.71%) RESTful
3 4 (11.76%) CSS
3 4 (11.76%) J2EE
3 4 (11.76%) JPA
3 4 (11.76%) React
3 4 (11.76%) Servlets
3 4 (11.76%) Spring
4 3 (8.82%) HTML
5 2 (5.88%) .NET
5 2 (5.88%) WPF
6 1 (2.94%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.94%) jQuery
6 1 (2.94%) LINQ
6 1 (2.94%) MFC
6 1 (2.94%) WCF
6 1 (2.94%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 14 (41.18%) Computer Science
2 4 (11.76%) Algorithms
2 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.82%) Fintech
3 3 (8.82%) User Experience
4 1 (2.94%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (2.94%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.94%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Apple iOS
1 3 (8.82%) Linux
1 3 (8.82%) Unix
2 2 (5.88%) Windows
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (26.47%) Mathematics
3 7 (20.59%) Software Engineering
4 6 (17.65%) DevOps
5 5 (14.71%) CAD
5 5 (14.71%) Finite Element Analysis
6 4 (11.76%) Analytics
6 4 (11.76%) Applied Mathematics
6 4 (11.76%) Information Retrieval
6 4 (11.76%) SDLC
6 4 (11.76%) Statistics
7 3 (8.82%) Data Protection
7 3 (8.82%) iOS Development
7 3 (8.82%) Risk Management
8 2 (5.88%) Data Analysis
8 2 (5.88%) Mentoring
8 2 (5.88%) Project Management
8 2 (5.88%) Statistical Analysis
8 2 (5.88%) Test Automation
9 1 (2.94%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 8 (23.53%) Java
1 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
2 7 (20.59%) SQL
3 6 (17.65%) C#
4 5 (14.71%) Python
5 4 (11.76%) PowerShell
5 4 (11.76%) R
5 4 (11.76%) Ruby
6 2 (5.88%) Apple Swift
6 2 (5.88%) C
6 2 (5.88%) C++
6 2 (5.88%) MATLAB
6 2 (5.88%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.94%) Embedded C
7 1 (2.94%) Embedded C++
7 1 (2.94%) Fortran
7 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (35.29%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (11.76%) CCNA
2 4 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (11.76%) HNC
2 4 (11.76%) HND
2 4 (11.76%) MCP
3 3 (8.82%) Chartered Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (5.88%) PhD
5 1 (2.94%) MCSA
5 1 (2.94%) MCSE
5 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) QA
2 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.94%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Firmware
1 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Nessus
1 1 (2.94%) OpenVAS
Vendors
1 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.88%) Google
2 2 (5.88%) Twitter
3 1 (2.94%) Acunetix
3 1 (2.94%) ANSYS
3 1 (2.94%) Veeam
3 1 (2.94%) VMware