Period
to 14 September 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 14 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
14 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 31 16 18
Rank change year-on-year -15 +2 -5
Permanent jobs citing Degree 71 125 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 7.25% 10.01% 9.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 37.77% 52.52% 48.97%
Number of salaries quoted 57 87 95
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,244 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.31% -15.00% +33.33%
10th Percentile £25,000 £19,450 £24,400
90th Percentile £60,250 £58,500 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -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 188 238 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 19.20% 19.06% 19.03%
Number of salaries quoted 164 173 190
South Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -13.04% +19.48%
10th Percentile £27,477 £22,500 £22,375
90th Percentile £60,250 £63,750 £62,625
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.41% +3.75%

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 14 September 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 14 September 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 -16 54 £42,500 +6.25% 22
Rotherham - 8 £40,244 - 1
Barnsley - 2 - - 1
Degree
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 14 September 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 32 (45.07%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (42.25%) Computer Science
3 23 (32.39%) JavaScript
4 21 (29.58%) Computer Science Degree
5 20 (28.17%) Java
6 19 (26.76%) Software Engineering
7 18 (25.35%) SQL
8 15 (21.13%) Finance
9 14 (19.72%) .NET
10 13 (18.31%) C#
10 13 (18.31%) HTML
10 13 (18.31%) MVC
11 11 (15.49%) PHP
11 11 (15.49%) Test Automation
12 10 (14.08%) DevOps
12 10 (14.08%) CSS
12 10 (14.08%) Windows
12 10 (14.08%) Microsoft
13 9 (12.68%) TDD
13 9 (12.68%) Linux
13 9 (12.68%) OO
13 9 (12.68%) Oracle
13 9 (12.68%) BDD
13 9 (12.68%) QA
13 9 (12.68%) jQuery
14 8 (11.27%) Performance Testing
14 8 (11.27%) Load Testing
14 8 (11.27%) Symfony
14 8 (11.27%) Zend
14 8 (11.27%) JIRA

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 8 (11.27%) Confluence
2 5 (7.04%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.63%) IIS
4 2 (2.82%) JBoss
4 2 (2.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.41%) Apache
5 1 (1.41%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.41%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.41%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.41%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (1.41%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.41%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.41%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.41%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (8.45%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (7.04%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (5.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.41%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.63%) Office 365
1 4 (5.63%) Power Platform
2 3 (4.23%) AWS
3 2 (2.82%) Google Play
3 2 (2.82%) SaaS
4 1 (1.41%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.41%) Azure
4 1 (1.41%) GitHub
4 1 (1.41%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.82%) Firewall
1 2 (2.82%) SAN
1 2 (2.82%) Unified Communications
1 2 (2.82%) VPN
1 2 (2.82%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.41%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.27%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.63%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (5.63%) Oracle Database
2 4 (5.63%) Power BI
3 3 (4.23%) Oracle Discoverer
3 3 (4.23%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (2.82%) MySQL
4 2 (2.82%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.82%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.82%) Star Schema
5 1 (1.41%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.41%) Cloudera CDH
5 1 (1.41%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.41%) HBase
5 1 (1.41%) MS Access
5 1 (1.41%) ObjectStore
5 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 8 (11.27%) JIRA
2 5 (7.04%) LabVIEW
3 3 (4.23%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.23%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (4.23%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (2.82%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.41%) GitLab
5 1 (1.41%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.41%) NUnit
5 1 (1.41%) Selenium
5 1 (1.41%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (21.13%) Finance
2 5 (7.04%) Banking
2 5 (7.04%) Local Government
2 5 (7.04%) Public Sector
3 4 (5.63%) Financial Institution
4 3 (4.23%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.41%) Law
Job Titles
1 18 (25.35%) Developer
2 10 (14.08%) Analyst
3 9 (12.68%) Software Engineer
4 8 (11.27%) Graduate
4 8 (11.27%) Performance Analyst
4 8 (11.27%) Performance Test Analyst
4 8 (11.27%) Test Analyst
5 6 (8.45%) .NET Developer
6 5 (7.04%) FPGA Engineer
6 5 (7.04%) Head of IT
6 5 (7.04%) IT Engineer
6 5 (7.04%) IT Manager
6 5 (7.04%) IT Services Manager
6 5 (7.04%) Oracle Developer
6 5 (7.04%) Senior FPGA Engineer
6 5 (7.04%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 5 (7.04%) Service Desk Manager
6 5 (7.04%) Service Manager
6 5 (7.04%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (5.63%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (19.72%) .NET
2 13 (18.31%) HTML
3 10 (14.08%) CSS
4 9 (12.68%) jQuery
5 8 (11.27%) LAMP
5 8 (11.27%) Symfony
6 7 (9.86%) ASP.NET
7 6 (8.45%) REST
8 5 (7.04%) .NET Core
8 5 (7.04%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (7.04%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (5.63%) Spring
10 3 (4.23%) React
10 3 (4.23%) Redux
11 2 (2.82%) Apache CXF
11 2 (2.82%) Hibernate
11 2 (2.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 1 (1.41%) .NET Framework
12 1 (1.41%) Ajax
12 1 (1.41%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.27%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (8.45%) Data Centre
2 6 (8.45%) NHS
3 5 (7.04%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (7.04%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 3 (4.23%) PMI
5 2 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.82%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.41%) Replication
6 1 (1.41%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.08%) Windows
2 9 (12.68%) Linux
3 5 (7.04%) Unix
3 5 (7.04%) Windows Server
4 3 (4.23%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.41%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (45.07%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (42.25%) Computer Science
3 19 (26.76%) Software Engineering
4 13 (18.31%) MVC
5 11 (15.49%) Test Automation
6 10 (14.08%) DevOps
7 9 (12.68%) BDD
7 9 (12.68%) OO
7 9 (12.68%) TDD
8 8 (11.27%) Load Testing
8 8 (11.27%) Pair Programming
8 8 (11.27%) Performance Testing
8 8 (11.27%) Problem-Solving
9 7 (9.86%) Project Management
10 6 (8.45%) CRM
11 5 (7.04%) ITIL
11 5 (7.04%) OOP
11 5 (7.04%) Service Delivery
11 5 (7.04%) Systems Analysis
11 5 (7.04%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (32.39%) JavaScript
2 20 (28.17%) Java
3 18 (25.35%) SQL
4 13 (18.31%) C#
5 11 (15.49%) PHP
6 8 (11.27%) C++
6 8 (11.27%) T-SQL
7 7 (9.86%) C
7 7 (9.86%) Python
8 5 (7.04%) MATLAB
9 3 (4.23%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.82%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.82%) Korn
10 2 (2.82%) Ruby
11 1 (1.41%) Apple Swift
11 1 (1.41%) ES6
11 1 (1.41%) Go
11 1 (1.41%) PHP 7
11 1 (1.41%) TypeScript
11 1 (1.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (29.58%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (4.23%) HND
2 3 (4.23%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (4.23%) Master's Degree
2 3 (4.23%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.82%) ACCA
3 2 (2.82%) CIMA
3 2 (2.82%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.41%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.68%) QA
2 2 (2.82%) COBIT
2 2 (2.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.82%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (1.41%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.23%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.82%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.41%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.41%) Ansible
1 1 (1.41%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (1.41%) Oozie
1 1 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.41%) Packer
1 1 (1.41%) Puppet
1 1 (1.41%) SCOM
1 1 (1.41%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (14.08%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.68%) Oracle
3 8 (11.27%) Atlassian
3 8 (11.27%) Zend
4 2 (2.82%) Cisco
4 2 (2.82%) Google
4 2 (2.82%) VMware
5 1 (1.41%) Cloudera
5 1 (1.41%) Hortonworks
5 1 (1.41%) IBM
5 1 (1.41%) Infor
5 1 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.41%) SaltStack