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 28 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
28 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 26 25
Rank change year-on-year -7 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Degree 243 296 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 7.05% 7.33% 7.67%
As % of the Qualifications category 37.50% 33.33% 32.27%
Number of salaries quoted 179 232 245
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,500
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 648 888 1066
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 18.80% 22.00% 23.77%
Number of salaries quoted 504 717 849
Median salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 +3 187 £37,500 -9.09% 43
Bradford -8 34 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Huddersfield +11 12 £37,500 +15.38% 2
Halifax -6 3 £40,000 +3.89% 2
Dewsbury - 2 £36,250 -
Castleford -2 1 - - 2
Brighouse -3 1 £37,000 +5.71% 1
Sowerby Bridge - 1 £50,000 -
Degree
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 176 (34.11%) Agile Software Development
2 170 (32.95%) SQL
3 132 (25.58%) Computer Science
4 112 (21.71%) Finance
5 107 (20.74%) C#
6 106 (20.54%) SQL Server
7 102 (19.77%) .NET
8 91 (17.64%) JavaScript
8 91 (17.64%) Analytical Skills
9 90 (17.44%) HTML
9 90 (17.44%) CSS
10 89 (17.25%) Microsoft
11 88 (17.05%) Java
12 86 (16.67%) Project Management
13 78 (15.12%) Software Engineering
14 76 (14.73%) Oracle
15 71 (13.76%) Scrum
16 67 (12.98%) ITIL
17 61 (11.82%) TDD
18 60 (11.63%) Computer Science Degree
19 59 (11.43%) ASP.NET
20 57 (11.05%) Mathematics
21 55 (10.66%) MVC
22 52 (10.08%) OO
23 51 (9.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 51 (9.88%) Mentoring
24 50 (9.69%) Business Intelligence
25 48 (9.30%) Test Automation
26 47 (9.11%) PL/SQL
27 46 (8.91%) Web Services

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 12 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (2.13%) Apache Solr
2 11 (2.13%) MS Exchange
3 10 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (1.94%) SharePoint
4 9 (1.74%) Apache
4 9 (1.74%) Apache Spark
4 9 (1.74%) Confluence
4 9 (1.74%) IIS
5 8 (1.55%) JBoss
5 8 (1.55%) Mule
5 8 (1.55%) SAS
6 5 (0.97%) CMS
6 5 (0.97%) Umbraco
7 4 (0.78%) Kentico
7 4 (0.78%) WordPress
8 3 (0.58%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (0.58%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.39%) EPiServer
9 2 (0.39%) GeoServer
Applications
1 30 (5.81%) Microsoft Excel
1 30 (5.81%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (1.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 6 (1.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.78%) Autodesk Inventor
5 3 (0.58%) EPLAN
5 3 (0.58%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.58%) SPSS
6 2 (0.39%) AutoCAD
6 2 (0.39%) InVision
6 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.39%) SOLIDWORKS
7 1 (0.19%) Mathcad
7 1 (0.19%) Solid Edge
7 1 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (1.94%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (1.74%) Oracle 11i
2 9 (1.74%) Oracle EBS R12
2 9 (1.74%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.19%) Changepoint
3 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.19%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.19%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.71%) SaaS
2 11 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (1.74%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (1.55%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (1.16%) Office 365
6 3 (0.58%) 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 (0.19%) GitHub
8 1 (0.19%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 25 (4.84%) Firewall
2 18 (3.49%) SAN
3 14 (2.71%) DNS
3 14 (2.71%) TCP/IP
4 13 (2.52%) Internet
4 13 (2.52%) IP Telephony
5 10 (1.94%) Wireless
6 9 (1.74%) HTTP
7 7 (1.36%) iSCSI
8 5 (0.97%) Network Security
9 4 (0.78%) DHCP
9 4 (0.78%) PBX
10 3 (0.58%) GSM
10 3 (0.58%) Remote Desktop
10 3 (0.58%) Symposium
10 3 (0.58%) VoIP
10 3 (0.58%) Wireless Security
11 2 (0.39%) 3G
11 2 (0.39%) SNMP
12 1 (0.19%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (20.54%) SQL Server
2 51 (9.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 45 (8.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 44 (8.53%) NoSQL
5 31 (6.01%) MS Access
5 31 (6.01%) SQL Server 2005
6 24 (4.65%) Oracle Database
7 23 (4.46%) Data Warehouse
8 22 (4.26%) MySQL
9 18 (3.49%) Oracle Database 10g
9 18 (3.49%) Oracle Database 11g
10 15 (2.91%) MongoDB
11 14 (2.71%) Relational Database
12 11 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
12 11 (2.13%) BusinessObjects
13 9 (1.74%) Big Data
13 9 (1.74%) Couchbase
13 9 (1.74%) Oracle Discoverer
13 9 (1.74%) Redis
13 9 (1.74%) Riak
Development Applications
1 42 (8.14%) Git (software)
2 26 (5.04%) Subversion
3 25 (4.84%) Mercurial
4 19 (3.68%) Oracle APEX
4 19 (3.68%) Visual Studio
5 17 (3.29%) Selenium
6 10 (1.94%) JIRA
7 7 (1.36%) NetBeans
7 7 (1.36%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (0.78%) Maven
8 4 (0.78%) SpecFlow
8 4 (0.78%) WebDriver
9 3 (0.58%) FitNesse
9 3 (0.58%) Gatling
9 3 (0.58%) Jenkins
9 3 (0.58%) JMeter
9 3 (0.58%) JUnit
9 3 (0.58%) LoadRunner
9 3 (0.58%) TeamCity
9 3 (0.58%) tSQLt
General
1 112 (21.71%) Finance
2 33 (6.40%) Marketing
3 27 (5.23%) Retail
4 13 (2.52%) Banking
5 9 (1.74%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.16%) Advertising
6 6 (1.16%) Electronics
7 5 (0.97%) Back Office
7 5 (0.97%) Games
7 5 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (0.78%) Automotive
9 3 (0.58%) Legal
9 3 (0.58%) Publishing
10 2 (0.39%) Billing
10 2 (0.39%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.19%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.19%) Front Office
11 1 (0.19%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 166 (32.17%) Developer
2 103 (19.96%) Analyst
3 71 (13.76%) .NET Developer
4 50 (9.69%) C# Developer
5 48 (9.30%) C# .NET Developer
6 44 (8.53%) Software Developer
7 43 (8.33%) Junior
8 40 (7.75%) Software Engineer
9 33 (6.40%) ASP.NET Developer
9 33 (6.40%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 32 (6.20%) .NET Software Developer
10 32 (6.20%) C# Software Developer
10 32 (6.20%) Data Analyst
10 32 (6.20%) SQL Analyst
11 30 (5.81%) Graduate
12 29 (5.62%) Java Developer
12 29 (5.62%) Project Manager
13 27 (5.23%) Junior Developer
13 27 (5.23%) Senior Software Engineer
13 27 (5.23%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (19.77%) .NET
2 90 (17.44%) CSS
2 90 (17.44%) HTML
3 59 (11.43%) ASP.NET
4 46 (8.91%) Web Services
5 44 (8.53%) HTML5
6 43 (8.33%) .NET Framework
7 41 (7.95%) ASP.NET Web API
8 40 (7.75%) ASP.NET MVC
9 39 (7.56%) jQuery
10 37 (7.17%) WCF
10 37 (7.17%) XML
11 36 (6.98%) Entity Framework
12 26 (5.04%) LESS
13 22 (4.26%) NHibernate
14 20 (3.88%) RESTful
15 19 (3.68%) Spring
16 18 (3.49%) WinForms
17 14 (2.71%) CSS3
17 14 (2.71%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 132 (25.58%) Computer Science
2 91 (17.64%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (5.23%) Data Structures
4 26 (5.04%) Algorithms
5 24 (4.65%) FMCG
6 20 (3.88%) Management Information System
7 15 (2.91%) iPad
8 14 (2.71%) Data Centre
8 14 (2.71%) Greenfield Project
9 12 (2.33%) Fintech
9 12 (2.33%) NHS
10 11 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
11 10 (1.94%) User Experience
12 9 (1.74%) iPhone
13 6 (1.16%) Mobile App
13 6 (1.16%) Social Media
14 4 (0.78%) PMI
15 3 (0.58%) Biotechnology
15 3 (0.58%) Celerra
15 3 (0.58%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 44 (8.53%) Windows
2 29 (5.62%) Linux
3 18 (3.49%) Windows Server
4 14 (2.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (2.52%) Unix
5 13 (2.52%) Windows 7
6 12 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (1.55%) Android
8 7 (1.36%) Debian
8 7 (1.36%) Ubuntu
9 6 (1.16%) Mac OS
9 6 (1.16%) Windows 10
10 5 (0.97%) Apple iOS
10 5 (0.97%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.58%) Embedded Linux
11 3 (0.58%) Windows Phone
11 3 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.39%) AIX
12 2 (0.39%) Solaris
13 1 (0.19%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (34.11%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (16.67%) Project Management
3 78 (15.12%) Software Engineering
4 71 (13.76%) Scrum
5 67 (12.98%) ITIL
6 61 (11.82%) TDD
7 57 (11.05%) Mathematics
8 55 (10.66%) MVC
9 52 (10.08%) OO
10 51 (9.88%) Mentoring
11 50 (9.69%) Business Intelligence
12 48 (9.30%) Test Automation
13 46 (8.91%) SDLC
14 41 (7.95%) PRINCE2
15 32 (6.20%) Stakeholder Management
16 29 (5.62%) Coaching
17 28 (5.43%) Continuous Integration
18 26 (5.04%) Analytics
18 26 (5.04%) Time Management
19 23 (4.46%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 170 (32.95%) SQL
2 107 (20.74%) C#
3 91 (17.64%) JavaScript
4 88 (17.05%) Java
5 47 (9.11%) PL/SQL
6 30 (5.81%) T-SQL
6 30 (5.81%) VBA
7 28 (5.43%) VB
8 23 (4.46%) Python
9 22 (4.26%) PHP
10 20 (3.88%) C
11 18 (3.49%) Ruby
12 17 (3.29%) C++
13 11 (2.13%) PowerShell
14 10 (1.94%) Perl
15 9 (1.74%) Groovy
16 3 (0.58%) Bash Shell
16 3 (0.58%) Embedded C
16 3 (0.58%) R
16 3 (0.58%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 60 (11.63%) Computer Science Degree
2 23 (4.46%) Numerate Degree
3 16 (3.10%) Security Cleared
4 15 (2.91%) CISA
5 13 (2.52%) CISSP
6 11 (2.13%) ISEB
7 10 (1.94%) CISM
8 9 (1.74%) SSCP
9 8 (1.55%) CREST Certified
9 8 (1.55%) HND
9 8 (1.55%) ISTQB
9 8 (1.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 7 (1.36%) CHECK Team Leader
10 7 (1.36%) CISMP
11 6 (1.16%) PMI Certification
11 6 (1.16%) SC Cleared
12 5 (0.97%) CEH
12 5 (0.97%) CompTIA Security+
12 5 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
12 5 (0.97%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.46%) Data Quality
2 12 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (1.74%) PCI DSS
3 9 (1.74%) PMO
4 4 (0.78%) QA
5 3 (0.58%) Cyber Essentials
5 3 (0.58%) HL7
5 3 (0.58%) ISO 9000
5 3 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.39%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.39%) SLA
7 1 (0.19%) Basel II
7 1 (0.19%) GDPR
7 1 (0.19%) IAS 39
7 1 (0.19%) IFRS
7 1 (0.19%) IFRS 9
7 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27002
7 1 (0.19%) PMBOK
System Software
1 17 (3.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (2.71%) Active Directory
3 9 (1.74%) vSphere
3 9 (1.74%) XenApp
3 9 (1.74%) XenDesktop
4 7 (1.36%) Docker
5 6 (1.16%) VirtualBox
6 4 (0.78%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (1.74%) Kibana
1 9 (1.74%) logstash
2 5 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.78%) Ansible
3 4 (0.78%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (0.78%) Cisco UCCE
3 4 (0.78%) Cisco UCCX
3 4 (0.78%) Puppet
3 4 (0.78%) Salt
4 3 (0.58%) Terraform
5 1 (0.19%) HP SiteScope
5 1 (0.19%) Nagios
Vendors
1 89 (17.25%) Microsoft
2 76 (14.73%) Oracle
3 20 (3.88%) Cisco
4 17 (3.29%) VMware
5 12 (2.33%) Apple
6 11 (2.13%) SAP
7 9 (1.74%) Citrix
7 9 (1.74%) Dell
8 8 (1.55%) Red Hat
9 7 (1.36%) Adobe
10 6 (1.16%) Facebook
10 6 (1.16%) Google
10 6 (1.16%) NetApp
11 4 (0.78%) Avaya
11 4 (0.78%) EMC
11 4 (0.78%) ServiceNow
11 4 (0.78%) Zend
12 3 (0.58%) HP
12 3 (0.58%) Remedy
12 3 (0.58%) Siemens
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £22000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £22000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £40000 per annum + Pension Scheme
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Pension, Training, FlexiTime
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £23,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: £60,000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Excellent Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum 8% Bonus, Pension, Free Parking
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Premier IT
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Itecco
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Castleford, West Yorkshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £14,000 to £16,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 5 days ago
Castleford, West Yorkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: £15,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
High Speed Training
Salary: £25,000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Tracsis
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Shipley College
Salary: £22,617 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago