Period
to 24 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 24 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
24 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 26 15 23
Rank change year-on-year -11 +8 -8
Permanent jobs citing Degree 96 148 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 7.96% 11.91% 10.09%
As % of the Qualifications category 44.65% 60.91% 49.47%
Number of salaries quoted 73 119 117
South Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.53% +26.67%
10th Percentile £18,100 £19,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual 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 permanent job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
South Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 215 243 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 17.83% 19.55% 20.39%
Number of salaries quoted 152 186 214
South Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -12.57% +22.00%
10th Percentile £23,320 £21,250 £25,400
90th Percentile £63,750 £57,500 £63,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year -3.61% +0.61% +3.13%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Degree in South Yorkshire

Degree
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Degree in South Yorkshire

Degree
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 24 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Degree in South Yorkshire

Degree
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 24 May 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -8 73 £42,500 - 7
Doncaster -9 19 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Rotherham -3 1 £27,500 -31.25%
Barnsley - 1 £45,000 -
Degree
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 2019, 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Degree.

1 38 (39.58%) Java
2 33 (34.38%) C++
3 31 (32.29%) Computer Science
4 30 (31.25%) Linux
5 27 (28.13%) Oracle
6 26 (27.08%) Windows
7 25 (26.04%) Microsoft
8 24 (25.00%) Python
9 23 (23.96%) JavaScript
10 20 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
10 20 (20.83%) Computer Science Degree
11 18 (18.75%) Decision-Making
11 18 (18.75%) Postgraduate
11 18 (18.75%) ITIL
11 18 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
12 17 (17.71%) QA
12 17 (17.71%) Unix
12 17 (17.71%) Amazon AWS
13 16 (16.67%) SQL
13 16 (16.67%) C
13 16 (16.67%) Finance
14 15 (15.63%) SQL Server
14 15 (15.63%) Amazon S3
14 15 (15.63%) Node.js
14 15 (15.63%) GitHub
14 15 (15.63%) Cybersecurity
14 15 (15.63%) Terraform
14 15 (15.63%) Collaborative Working
15 14 (14.58%) Prometheus
15 14 (14.58%) Elastic Stack

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 11 (11.46%) JBoss
2 7 (7.29%) Apache
3 6 (6.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (5.21%) Oracle Application Server
4 5 (5.21%) WebLogic
5 4 (4.17%) IIS
5 4 (4.17%) SAS
6 3 (3.13%) Skype for Business
7 2 (2.08%) Confluence
7 2 (2.08%) IBM Notes
7 2 (2.08%) MS Exchange
7 2 (2.08%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.04%) Apache Spark
8 1 (1.04%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.04%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (5.21%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (17.71%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (15.63%) Amazon S3
2 15 (15.63%) GitHub
3 14 (14.58%) CloudFront
4 12 (12.50%) SaaS
5 7 (7.29%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (3.13%) Office 365
7 2 (2.08%) Google Play
8 1 (1.04%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (1.04%) Serverless
8 1 (1.04%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (14.58%) Skype
2 4 (4.17%) Internet
3 3 (3.13%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.08%) DNS
4 2 (2.08%) Firewall
4 2 (2.08%) SAN
4 2 (2.08%) VPN
4 2 (2.08%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.04%) DHCP
5 1 (1.04%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.04%) HTTP
5 1 (1.04%) Kerberos
5 1 (1.04%) Modbus
5 1 (1.04%) RFID
5 1 (1.04%) SMTP
5 1 (1.04%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (15.63%) SQL Server
2 14 (14.58%) Hazelcast
2 14 (14.58%) PostgreSQL
2 14 (14.58%) Relational Database
3 6 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (6.25%) Oracle Database
4 5 (5.21%) Oracle Database 12c
4 5 (5.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (4.17%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 4 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (4.17%) OLAP
5 4 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (4.17%) Oracle Exadata
5 4 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (4.17%) Star Schema
6 3 (3.13%) MS Access
6 3 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.08%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (2.08%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 14 (14.58%) CircleCI
1 14 (14.58%) GitLab
1 14 (14.58%) IntelliJ
2 5 (5.21%) LabVIEW
3 4 (4.17%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (4.17%) Toad
4 2 (2.08%) JIRA
5 1 (1.04%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.04%) Jenkins
General
1 16 (16.67%) Finance
2 14 (14.58%) Games
3 5 (5.21%) Banking
4 3 (3.13%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.04%) Law
5 1 (1.04%) Retail
5 1 (1.04%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.04%) Retail Finance
5 1 (1.04%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (23.96%) Developer
2 15 (15.63%) Software Developer
3 14 (14.58%) Machine Learning Engineer
4 9 (9.38%) Administrator
4 9 (9.38%) Analyst
5 8 (8.33%) Java Developer
6 7 (7.29%) DBA
6 7 (7.29%) Graduate
6 7 (7.29%) Graduate Developer
6 7 (7.29%) IT Security Specialist
6 7 (7.29%) Security Specialist
6 7 (7.29%) Systems Engineer
7 6 (6.25%) Graduate Software Developer
7 6 (6.25%) HTML CSS Developer
7 6 (6.25%) HTML Developer
7 6 (6.25%) Java Software Developer
7 6 (6.25%) Oracle Developer
8 5 (5.21%) Consultant
8 5 (5.21%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 5 (5.21%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (15.63%) Node.js
2 14 (14.58%) Elastic Stack
2 14 (14.58%) Vue.js
3 13 (13.54%) HTML
4 11 (11.46%) Apache CXF
4 11 (11.46%) CSS
4 11 (11.46%) Hibernate
4 11 (11.46%) Spring
5 7 (7.29%) jQuery
5 7 (7.29%) Middleware
6 6 (6.25%) .NET
7 4 (4.17%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 3 (3.13%) ASP.NET
9 2 (2.08%) LAMP
9 2 (2.08%) Symfony
9 2 (2.08%) WebSphere MQ
10 1 (1.04%) Apache Tez
10 1 (1.04%) React
10 1 (1.04%) Redux
10 1 (1.04%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 20 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (14.58%) Algorithms
2 14 (14.58%) Linux Command Line
3 7 (7.29%) e-Learning
4 6 (6.25%) Data Centre
5 5 (5.21%) Embedded Systems
5 5 (5.21%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 5 (5.21%) Fintech
6 4 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (4.17%) Management Information System
6 4 (4.17%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (2.08%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (1.04%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.04%) Credit Risk
8 1 (1.04%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.04%) Learning Management System
8 1 (1.04%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.04%) Replication
8 1 (1.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 30 (31.25%) Linux
2 26 (27.08%) Windows
3 17 (17.71%) Unix
4 11 (11.46%) Apple iOS
5 4 (4.17%) Oracle Linux
5 4 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (3.13%) Windows Server
7 2 (2.08%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (32.29%) Computer Science
2 18 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (18.75%) Decision-Making
2 18 (18.75%) ITIL
3 15 (15.63%) Collaborative Working
3 15 (15.63%) Cybersecurity
4 14 (14.58%) Anomaly Detection
4 14 (14.58%) Information Security
4 14 (14.58%) Infrastructure Management
4 14 (14.58%) Machine Learning
5 13 (13.54%) Migration
6 12 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
6 12 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
7 11 (11.46%) API Design
7 11 (11.46%) Continuous Improvement
7 11 (11.46%) OO
8 10 (10.42%) Software Engineering
9 8 (8.33%) Time Management
10 7 (7.29%) Front End Development
10 7 (7.29%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 38 (39.58%) Java
2 33 (34.38%) C++
3 24 (25.00%) Python
4 23 (23.96%) JavaScript
5 16 (16.67%) C
5 16 (16.67%) SQL
6 14 (14.58%) TypeScript
7 11 (11.46%) Bash Shell
7 11 (11.46%) Korn
8 8 (8.33%) PL/SQL
9 7 (7.29%) R
10 6 (6.25%) C#
11 5 (5.21%) MATLAB
11 5 (5.21%) PHP
11 5 (5.21%) T-SQL
12 2 (2.08%) VB
12 2 (2.08%) VB6
13 1 (1.04%) Apple Swift
13 1 (1.04%) Ruby
13 1 (1.04%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 20 (20.83%) Computer Science Degree
2 18 (18.75%) Postgraduate
3 14 (14.58%) PhD
4 13 (13.54%) CISSP
5 9 (9.38%) CISA
5 9 (9.38%) CISM
6 7 (7.29%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (7.29%) SANS
6 7 (7.29%) SSCP
7 6 (6.25%) DBS Check
7 6 (6.25%) Master's Degree
8 4 (4.17%) GIAC
8 4 (4.17%) OCP
8 4 (4.17%) Oracle Certification
9 2 (2.08%) APMP
9 2 (2.08%) CRISC
9 2 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (1.04%) MCDST
10 1 (1.04%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (17.71%) QA
2 10 (10.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (7.29%) Cyber Essentials
3 7 (7.29%) GDPR
4 6 (6.25%) SLA
5 5 (5.21%) Data Quality
6 2 (2.08%) COBIT
6 2 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 2 (2.08%) PMO
7 1 (1.04%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (5.21%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.17%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.08%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.04%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 15 (15.63%) Terraform
2 14 (14.58%) Consul
2 14 (14.58%) Prometheus
3 4 (4.17%) Data Guard
3 4 (4.17%) Nessus
3 4 (4.17%) Nmap
3 4 (4.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (4.17%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (1.04%) Ansible
4 1 (1.04%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (1.04%) Oozie
4 1 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.04%) Packer
4 1 (1.04%) Puppet
4 1 (1.04%) SCOM
4 1 (1.04%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 27 (28.13%) Oracle
2 25 (26.04%) Microsoft
3 7 (7.29%) Apple
3 7 (7.29%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (5.21%) IBM
5 4 (4.17%) Alteryx
5 4 (4.17%) Informatica
5 4 (4.17%) Qualys
5 4 (4.17%) Red Hat
5 4 (4.17%) Tableau
5 4 (4.17%) VMware
6 2 (2.08%) Atlassian
6 2 (2.08%) Google
6 2 (2.08%) Lotus
6 2 (2.08%) Zend
7 1 (1.04%) Cloudera
7 1 (1.04%) Hortonworks
7 1 (1.04%) Peoplefluent
7 1 (1.04%) Siemens
7 1 (1.04%) TOWER Software