The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wakefield with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Degree
West Yorkshire / Wakefield
Rank 30 26 31
Rank change year-on-year -4 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Degree 1 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 0.74% 5.63% 3.85%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.33% 16.00% 21.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 7
Median salary £21,500 £72,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -70.13% +128.57%  
UK excluding London median 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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Wakefield.

Academic & Professional Certification
Wakefield
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 30 50 33
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 22.22% 35.21% 18.13%
Number of salaries quoted 22 31 30
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% +8.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £19,250 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Wakefield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wakefield citing Degree as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Wakefield

Degree
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

Salary trend for Degree in Wakefield

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Wakefield region with a requirement for Degree.

1 3 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (33.33%) Retail
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Wireless
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) gulp
3 1 (16.67%) Mathcad
3 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
3 1 (16.67%) Material Design Lite
3 1 (16.67%) Material Design
3 1 (16.67%) Autodesk Inventor
3 1 (16.67%) IT Strategy
3 1 (16.67%) ZigBee
3 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (16.67%) WordPress
3 1 (16.67%) FMCG
3 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (16.67%) Business Process Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) CSS3
3 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (16.67%) Sass
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) Operations Management
3 1 (16.67%) SOLIDWORKS
3 1 (16.67%) QAD

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield 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 1 (16.67%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) AutoCAD
1 1 (16.67%) Autodesk Inventor
1 1 (16.67%) Mathcad
1 1 (16.67%) SOLIDWORKS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Bluetooth
1 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
1 1 (16.67%) GPRS
1 1 (16.67%) GSM
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (16.67%) Wireless
1 1 (16.67%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) gulp
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Design Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Mechanical Design Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Mechanical Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Design Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Mechanical Design Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Mechanical Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Supply Chain Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) CSS3
1 1 (16.67%) Material Design
1 1 (16.67%) Material Design Lite
1 1 (16.67%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (16.67%) Business Process Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) EAM
2 1 (16.67%) ERP
2 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
2 1 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) IT Strategy
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) Operations Management
2 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
2 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Web Design
2 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) C++
1 1 (16.67%) Embedded C
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (16.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) HNC
1 1 (16.67%) HND
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) QAD
1 1 (16.67%) SAP