The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 26 24
Rank change year-on-year -7 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Degree 240 301 361
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 6.83% 7.65% 7.84%
As % of the Qualifications category 36.25% 34.28% 34.12%
Number of salaries quoted 182 243 263
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,000 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
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 West Yorkshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 662 878 1058
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 18.84% 22.32% 22.98%
Number of salaries quoted 511 735 856
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

Degree
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Degree in West Yorkshire

Degree
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Degree in West Yorkshire

Degree
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -3 182 £42,500 - 39
Bradford 0 36 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Huddersfield +12 9 £42,500 +30.76% 3
Halifax +2 5 £30,000 -28.57% 2
Brighouse -2 2 £37,000 +5.71%
Dewsbury - 2 £36,250 -
Castleford -1 1 - - 1
Sowerby Bridge - 1 £50,000 -
Degree
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Degree.

1 181 (35.35%) SQL
2 173 (33.79%) Agile Software Development
3 126 (24.61%) SQL Server
4 115 (22.46%) Finance
5 113 (22.07%) Computer Science
6 111 (21.68%) C#
7 108 (21.09%) .NET
8 105 (20.51%) Analytical Skills
9 96 (18.75%) JavaScript
10 92 (17.97%) Microsoft
11 89 (17.38%) HTML
12 87 (16.99%) CSS
13 84 (16.41%) Java
14 79 (15.43%) Project Management
15 76 (14.84%) Oracle
16 75 (14.65%) Software Engineering
17 73 (14.26%) Scrum
18 67 (13.09%) Mentoring
19 64 (12.50%) ASP.NET
20 61 (11.91%) ITIL
21 59 (11.52%) TDD
22 54 (10.55%) Mathematics
23 53 (10.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 53 (10.35%) Business Intelligence
23 53 (10.35%) MVC
24 51 (9.96%) OO
24 51 (9.96%) Computer Science Degree
25 49 (9.57%) Windows
25 49 (9.57%) Web Services
26 48 (9.38%) PL/SQL

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 13 (2.54%) SAS
2 12 (2.34%) Elasticsearch
3 11 (2.15%) Apache Solr
3 11 (2.15%) MS Exchange
3 11 (2.15%) SharePoint
4 10 (1.95%) IIS
5 9 (1.76%) Apache Spark
5 9 (1.76%) Confluence
5 9 (1.76%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (1.56%) Apache
7 6 (1.17%) JBoss
7 6 (1.17%) Mule
8 3 (0.59%) CMS
8 3 (0.59%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.59%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.39%) GeoServer
9 2 (0.39%) Jetty
9 2 (0.39%) Kentico
9 2 (0.39%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.39%) WordPress
Applications
1 28 (5.47%) Microsoft Office
2 26 (5.08%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (1.37%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 6 (1.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (1.17%) SPSS
5 3 (0.59%) Autodesk Inventor
5 3 (0.59%) EPLAN
5 3 (0.59%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.39%) AutoCAD
6 2 (0.39%) InVision
6 2 (0.39%) SOLIDWORKS
7 1 (0.20%) Solid Edge
Business Applications
1 9 (1.76%) Oracle 11i
1 9 (1.76%) Oracle EBS
1 9 (1.76%) Oracle EBS R12
1 9 (1.76%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.20%) Magento
2 1 (0.20%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.93%) SaaS
2 11 (2.15%) Cloud Computing
3 10 (1.95%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (1.76%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (1.17%) Office 365
6 3 (0.59%) PaaS
7 2 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.39%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (0.39%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.39%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.39%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.20%) CallidusCloud
8 1 (0.20%) GitHub
8 1 (0.20%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.71%) Firewall
2 13 (2.54%) Internet
2 13 (2.54%) SAN
3 10 (1.95%) HTTP
4 9 (1.76%) DNS
4 9 (1.76%) IP Telephony
4 9 (1.76%) TCP/IP
5 5 (0.98%) Wireless
6 3 (0.59%) DHCP
6 3 (0.59%) iSCSI
6 3 (0.59%) Remote Desktop
6 3 (0.59%) VoIP
7 2 (0.39%) 3G
7 2 (0.39%) GSM
7 2 (0.39%) SNMP
7 2 (0.39%) Symposium
8 1 (0.20%) LAN
8 1 (0.20%) PBX
8 1 (0.20%) VLAN
8 1 (0.20%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (24.61%) SQL Server
2 53 (10.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 46 (8.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 43 (8.40%) NoSQL
5 31 (6.05%) SQL Server 2005
6 30 (5.86%) MS Access
7 25 (4.88%) Oracle Database
8 23 (4.49%) Data Warehouse
8 23 (4.49%) MySQL
9 19 (3.71%) Oracle Database 10g
9 19 (3.71%) Oracle Database 11g
10 18 (3.52%) Relational Database
11 15 (2.93%) MongoDB
12 12 (2.34%) BusinessObjects
13 11 (2.15%) Apache Cassandra
13 11 (2.15%) Big Data
14 9 (1.76%) Couchbase
14 9 (1.76%) Hadoop
14 9 (1.76%) Redis
14 9 (1.76%) Riak
Development Applications
1 42 (8.20%) Git (software)
2 31 (6.05%) Subversion
3 25 (4.88%) Mercurial
4 24 (4.69%) Visual Studio
5 20 (3.91%) Oracle APEX
6 12 (2.34%) JIRA
7 11 (2.15%) Selenium
7 11 (2.15%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (1.56%) SpecFlow
9 7 (1.37%) Jenkins
9 7 (1.37%) NetBeans
10 6 (1.17%) Octopus Deploy
10 6 (1.17%) TeamCity
11 5 (0.98%) Bugzilla
11 5 (0.98%) Maven
11 5 (0.98%) WebDriver
12 4 (0.78%) FogBugz
12 4 (0.78%) JMeter
12 4 (0.78%) LoadRunner
12 4 (0.78%) NUnit
General
1 115 (22.46%) Finance
2 35 (6.84%) Marketing
3 25 (4.88%) Retail
4 11 (2.15%) Banking
5 7 (1.37%) Back Office
5 7 (1.37%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.17%) Legal
7 5 (0.98%) Electronics
8 4 (0.78%) Automotive
8 4 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.59%) Games
10 2 (0.39%) Billing
10 2 (0.39%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.39%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.20%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.20%) French Language
11 1 (0.20%) Front Office
11 1 (0.20%) German Language
11 1 (0.20%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.20%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 167 (32.62%) Developer
2 98 (19.14%) Analyst
3 66 (12.89%) .NET Developer
4 52 (10.16%) C# Developer
5 47 (9.18%) Software Developer
6 46 (8.98%) C# .NET Developer
7 37 (7.23%) ASP.NET Developer
7 37 (7.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 36 (7.03%) Junior
8 36 (7.03%) Software Engineer
9 34 (6.64%) C# Software Developer
10 32 (6.25%) Data Analyst
10 32 (6.25%) Graduate
11 30 (5.86%) SQL Analyst
12 29 (5.66%) .NET Software Developer
12 29 (5.66%) Java Developer
13 27 (5.27%) Java Engineer
13 27 (5.27%) Senior Developer
13 27 (5.27%) Senior Software Engineer
14 25 (4.88%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (21.09%) .NET
2 89 (17.38%) HTML
3 87 (16.99%) CSS
4 64 (12.50%) ASP.NET
5 49 (9.57%) Web Services
6 46 (8.98%) ASP.NET Web API
6 46 (8.98%) jQuery
7 45 (8.79%) .NET Framework
8 42 (8.20%) HTML5
8 42 (8.20%) WCF
9 39 (7.62%) ASP.NET MVC
10 38 (7.42%) Entity Framework
11 37 (7.23%) XML
12 27 (5.27%) LESS
13 24 (4.69%) NHibernate
14 21 (4.10%) RESTful
15 20 (3.91%) WinForms
16 17 (3.32%) AngularJS
16 17 (3.32%) Spring
17 12 (2.34%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 113 (22.07%) Computer Science
2 105 (20.51%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (5.47%) Management Information System
4 27 (5.27%) Data Structures
5 26 (5.08%) Algorithms
6 25 (4.88%) FMCG
7 24 (4.69%) NHS
8 15 (2.93%) Data Centre
9 14 (2.73%) Greenfield Project
9 14 (2.73%) iPad
10 12 (2.34%) Fintech
11 10 (1.95%) Enterprise Software
12 9 (1.76%) User Experience
13 8 (1.56%) iPhone
13 8 (1.56%) Social Media
14 5 (0.98%) Mobile App
15 4 (0.78%) Driving Licence
16 3 (0.59%) Handset
16 3 (0.59%) PMI
17 2 (0.39%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 49 (9.57%) Windows
2 29 (5.66%) Linux
3 18 (3.52%) Windows Server
4 13 (2.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (2.34%) Android
5 12 (2.34%) Windows 7
6 11 (2.15%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (1.37%) Apple iOS
8 6 (1.17%) Mac OS
8 6 (1.17%) Windows 10
9 5 (0.98%) Unix
9 5 (0.98%) Windows 8
10 4 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.59%) Debian
11 3 (0.59%) Ubuntu
11 3 (0.59%) Windows Phone
12 2 (0.39%) AIX
12 2 (0.39%) Embedded Linux
12 2 (0.39%) Solaris
13 1 (0.20%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (33.79%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (15.43%) Project Management
3 75 (14.65%) Software Engineering
4 73 (14.26%) Scrum
5 67 (13.09%) Mentoring
6 61 (11.91%) ITIL
7 59 (11.52%) TDD
8 54 (10.55%) Mathematics
9 53 (10.35%) Business Intelligence
9 53 (10.35%) MVC
10 51 (9.96%) OO
11 43 (8.40%) SDLC
12 41 (8.01%) Test Automation
13 32 (6.25%) PRINCE2
13 32 (6.25%) Software Testing
14 30 (5.86%) IT Strategy
14 30 (5.86%) Stakeholder Management
15 28 (5.47%) Analytics
15 28 (5.47%) Coaching
15 28 (5.47%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 181 (35.35%) SQL
2 111 (21.68%) C#
3 96 (18.75%) JavaScript
4 84 (16.41%) Java
5 48 (9.38%) PL/SQL
6 30 (5.86%) T-SQL
7 29 (5.66%) VBA
8 27 (5.27%) VB
9 26 (5.08%) Python
10 22 (4.30%) Ruby
11 19 (3.71%) PHP
12 16 (3.13%) C
13 15 (2.93%) C++
14 10 (1.95%) PowerShell
15 7 (1.37%) Groovy
15 7 (1.37%) Perl
16 3 (0.59%) Bash Shell
16 3 (0.59%) Shell Script
17 2 (0.39%) Apple Swift
17 2 (0.39%) R
Qualifications
1 51 (9.96%) Computer Science Degree
2 20 (3.91%) Numerate Degree
3 12 (2.34%) ISEB
4 10 (1.95%) CISA
5 9 (1.76%) ISTQB
5 9 (1.76%) Security Cleared
6 8 (1.56%) CISM
6 8 (1.56%) CISSP
6 8 (1.56%) HND
6 8 (1.56%) Master's Degree
7 7 (1.37%) SSCP
8 6 (1.17%) CHECK Team Leader
9 5 (0.98%) CISMP
9 5 (0.98%) CREST Certified
9 5 (0.98%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 5 (0.98%) PMI Certification
10 4 (0.78%) CCNA
10 4 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.69%) Data Quality
2 10 (1.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.37%) PMO
4 4 (0.78%) HL7
4 4 (0.78%) ISO 9000
4 4 (0.78%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.78%) QA
5 3 (0.59%) Cyber Essentials
5 3 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.59%) SLA
6 2 (0.39%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.20%) Basel II
7 1 (0.20%) GDPR
7 1 (0.20%) IAS 39
7 1 (0.20%) IFRS
7 1 (0.20%) IFRS 9
7 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 13 (2.54%) Active Directory
1 13 (2.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (1.76%) XenApp
2 9 (1.76%) XenDesktop
3 8 (1.56%) vSphere
4 7 (1.37%) Docker
5 6 (1.17%) VirtualBox
6 2 (0.39%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (1.76%) Kibana
1 9 (1.76%) logstash
2 4 (0.78%) Ansible
2 4 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (0.78%) Puppet
2 4 (0.78%) Salt
3 3 (0.59%) Terraform
4 1 (0.20%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.20%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (0.20%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.20%) HP SiteScope
4 1 (0.20%) Nagios
4 1 (0.20%) SCCM
4 1 (0.20%) SCOM
4 1 (0.20%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 92 (17.97%) Microsoft
2 76 (14.84%) Oracle
3 16 (3.13%) Cisco
4 15 (2.93%) SAP
5 13 (2.54%) Apple
5 13 (2.54%) VMware
6 9 (1.76%) Citrix
7 8 (1.56%) Dell
7 8 (1.56%) Facebook
7 8 (1.56%) Google
7 8 (1.56%) Virgin Media
8 7 (1.37%) Adobe
8 7 (1.37%) NetApp
9 4 (0.78%) Red Hat
9 4 (0.78%) ServiceNow
9 4 (0.78%) Zend
10 3 (0.59%) Avaya
10 3 (0.59%) IBM
10 3 (0.59%) Rockwell
10 3 (0.59%) Siemens
Bradford-On-Avon, Wiltshire
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £40-50,000 + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Digital Gurus
Salary: £35000 - £60000.00 per annum + pension, healthcare, etc.
Posted: 8 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £19000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ISL
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Castleford, West Yorkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £15,000 to £16,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: £60,000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: Yesterday
Pontefract, West Yorkshire
Rullion
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Larson Group
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + car, pension, bonus, benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + 10% Bonus +Bens + Flexible Working
Posted: 2 days ago
Huddersfield
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
West Yorkshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Gravitas Recruitment Group Ltd
Posted: Yesterday