Period
to 5 June 2020

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 5 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
5 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 29 27 14
Rank change year-on-year -2 -13 +7
Permanent jobs citing Degree 37 96 152
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 6.08% 8.07% 12.06%
As % of the Qualifications category 46.25% 41.74% 61.04%
Number of salaries quoted 32 75 132
Median annual salary £35,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.65% -5.56% -14.29%
10th Percentile £20,000 £19,600 £19,675
90th Percentile £58,927 £60,000 £56,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £39,762 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -0.60% -5.88% +6.25%

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 80 230 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 13.14% 19.34% 19.76%
Number of salaries quoted 68 172 189
Median annual salary £41,250 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.16% +18.75% -20.00%
10th Percentile £20,525 £25,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,996
% change year-on-year +12.50% -4.75% +1.19%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Degree in South Yorkshire

Degree
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Degree in South Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Degree in South Yorkshire

Degree
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Degree in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 5 June 2020.

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 5 June 2020. 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 -7 28 £35,000 -17.65% 4
Rotherham +6 4 £20,000 -27.27%
Doncaster +2 3 £40,000 -27.27% 1
Degree
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 June 2020, 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 13 (35.14%) SQL
1 13 (35.14%) Computer Science
2 11 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (24.32%) CSS
3 9 (24.32%) Windows
3 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
3 9 (24.32%) Git (software)
3 9 (24.32%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (21.62%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (21.62%) HTML
4 8 (21.62%) Management Information System
5 7 (18.92%) NHS
5 7 (18.92%) Software Engineering
5 7 (18.92%) Azure
6 6 (16.22%) Informatics
6 6 (16.22%) Big Data
6 6 (16.22%) Electronic Patient Records
6 6 (16.22%) Systems Analysis
6 6 (16.22%) HL7
6 6 (16.22%) LAMP
6 6 (16.22%) WinForms
6 6 (16.22%) ITIL
6 6 (16.22%) C#
6 6 (16.22%) Unix
6 6 (16.22%) OO
7 5 (13.51%) Linux
7 5 (13.51%) Java
7 5 (13.51%) Scrum
7 5 (13.51%) Finance
7 5 (13.51%) Subversion

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 4 (10.81%) Apache
2 3 (8.11%) Apache Spark
2 3 (8.11%) Confluence
3 1 (2.70%) Kentico
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (5.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.92%) Azure
2 5 (13.51%) AWS
3 3 (8.11%) GCP
4 2 (5.41%) Office 365
5 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) Firewall
1 2 (5.41%) VoIP
2 1 (2.70%) DNS
2 1 (2.70%) HTTP
2 1 (2.70%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (2.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) Big Data
1 6 (16.22%) Electronic Patient Records
2 3 (8.11%) Hadoop
3 2 (5.41%) Data Mining
3 2 (5.41%) MySQL
3 2 (5.41%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (24.32%) Git (software)
2 5 (13.51%) Subversion
3 3 (8.11%) JIRA
3 3 (8.11%) JUnit
4 2 (5.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (5.41%) Jenkins
4 2 (5.41%) Travis CI
General
1 5 (13.51%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.41%) Banking
3 2 (5.41%) Financial Institution
3 2 (5.41%) Legal
3 2 (5.41%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.41%) Private Banking
3 2 (5.41%) Public Sector
3 2 (5.41%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.70%) Advertising
4 1 (2.70%) Marketing
4 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (32.43%) Developer
2 6 (16.22%) Architect
2 6 (16.22%) Business Architect
3 5 (13.51%) Technical Support
4 4 (10.81%) Software Developer
4 4 (10.81%) Software Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Technical Advisor
4 4 (10.81%) Technical Support Advisor
5 3 (8.11%) Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Java Developer
5 3 (8.11%) PHP Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Senior Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Business Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Graduate
6 2 (5.41%) Graduate Software Developer
6 2 (5.41%) IT Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Service Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (24.32%) CSS
2 8 (21.62%) HTML
3 6 (16.22%) LAMP
3 6 (16.22%) WinForms
4 5 (13.51%) HTML5
5 4 (10.81%) CSS3
5 4 (10.81%) REST
5 4 (10.81%) XML
6 3 (8.11%) .NET
6 3 (8.11%) Redux
7 2 (5.41%) .NET Framework
7 2 (5.41%) CakePHP
7 2 (5.41%) jQuery
7 2 (5.41%) JSON
7 2 (5.41%) Laravel
7 2 (5.41%) Vue.js
8 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
8 1 (2.70%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (21.62%) Management Information System
2 7 (18.92%) NHS
3 5 (13.51%) Virtual Team
4 4 (10.81%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (5.41%) Handset
5 2 (5.41%) Mobile App
5 2 (5.41%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 9 (24.32%) Windows
2 6 (16.22%) Unix
3 5 (13.51%) Linux
4 3 (8.11%) Apple iOS
5 2 (5.41%) Android
5 2 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (5.41%) SUSE
5 2 (5.41%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 2 (5.41%) Windows 10
5 2 (5.41%) Windows 7
5 2 (5.41%) Windows 8
5 2 (5.41%) Windows Phone
6 1 (2.70%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (35.14%) Computer Science
2 11 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (18.92%) Software Engineering
4 6 (16.22%) Informatics
4 6 (16.22%) ITIL
4 6 (16.22%) OO
4 6 (16.22%) Systems Analysis
5 5 (13.51%) Scrum
5 5 (13.51%) Test Automation
6 4 (10.81%) Change Management
6 4 (10.81%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (10.81%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (10.81%) Web Development
7 3 (8.11%) Analytics
7 3 (8.11%) Incident Management
7 3 (8.11%) Mentoring
7 3 (8.11%) Multithreading
7 3 (8.11%) Problem Management
7 3 (8.11%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (35.14%) SQL
2 6 (16.22%) C#
3 5 (13.51%) Java
4 4 (10.81%) JavaScript
4 4 (10.81%) PHP
4 4 (10.81%) Scala
5 3 (8.11%) Groovy
5 3 (8.11%) Kotlin
6 2 (5.41%) AWK
6 2 (5.41%) Bash Shell
6 2 (5.41%) PHP 7
7 1 (2.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (24.32%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (5.41%) PhD
3 1 (2.70%) CISA
3 1 (2.70%) CISM
3 1 (2.70%) CISSP
3 1 (2.70%) DBS Check
3 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.70%) SANS
3 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.22%) HL7
2 3 (8.11%) SLA
3 1 (2.70%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (2.70%) GDPR
3 1 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.41%) Docker
1 2 (5.41%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 2 (5.41%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) Ansible
1 2 (5.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.11%) Apple
2 3 (8.11%) Google
3 2 (5.41%) Autodesk
3 2 (5.41%) Red Hat
3 2 (5.41%) Remedy
3 2 (5.41%) ServiceNow
3 2 (5.41%) Veritas
4 1 (2.70%) Capita
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle
4 1 (2.70%) Salesforce.com