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

Degree
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 19 26
Rank change year-on-year -10 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Degree 269 388 422
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 7.45% 8.72% 8.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 37.36% 38.19% 36.70%
Number of salaries quoted 223 295 312
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,000 £52,500
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 720 1016 1150
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 19.93% 22.85% 22.63%
Number of salaries quoted 604 808 919
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £26,000 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 March 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 March 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 -8 199 £37,500 -11.76% 38
Bradford -8 31 £35,000 - 4
Huddersfield +10 14 £37,500 +56.25% 1
Halifax -2 4 £40,000 +105.12% 2
Dewsbury - 3 £40,000 - 1
Wakefield -4 1 £21,500 -70.13% 1
Wetherby - 1 £39,000 -
Castleford - 1 £52,500 - 4
Degree
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Degree.

1 176 (31.54%) Agile Software Development
2 162 (29.03%) SQL
3 146 (26.16%) Computer Science
4 139 (24.91%) C#
5 126 (22.58%) .NET
5 126 (22.58%) SQL Server
6 124 (22.22%) Microsoft
7 122 (21.86%) MS Excel
8 104 (18.64%) HTML
9 100 (17.92%) CSS
9 100 (17.92%) Finance
10 96 (17.20%) Project Management
11 94 (16.85%) Java
12 91 (16.31%) JavaScript
13 83 (14.87%) ITIL
14 79 (14.16%) MVC
14 79 (14.16%) Software Engineering
15 72 (12.90%) Scrum
15 72 (12.90%) ASP.NET
16 68 (12.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 66 (11.83%) .NET Framework
17 66 (11.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 64 (11.47%) SDLC
19 62 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
20 61 (10.93%) TDD
21 60 (10.75%) OO
22 57 (10.22%) Oracle
23 55 (9.86%) Windows
24 51 (9.14%) Web Services
25 50 (8.96%) PRINCE2

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 16 (2.87%) CMS
2 11 (1.97%) SharePoint
3 10 (1.79%) IIS
3 10 (1.79%) Umbraco
4 9 (1.61%) Kentico
4 9 (1.61%) MS Exchange
5 8 (1.43%) Apache
5 8 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (1.43%) JBoss
5 8 (1.43%) Mule
6 7 (1.25%) Confluence
6 7 (1.25%) EPiServer
6 7 (1.25%) SAS
7 6 (1.08%) Sitecore CMS
7 6 (1.08%) WordPress
8 5 (0.90%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (0.72%) Apache Solr
10 3 (0.54%) Drupal
10 3 (0.54%) GeoServer
10 3 (0.54%) nginx
Applications
1 122 (21.86%) MS Excel
2 30 (5.38%) MS Office
3 11 (1.97%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (1.43%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.72%) Autodesk Inventor
5 4 (0.72%) MS Project
6 3 (0.54%) EPLAN
7 2 (0.36%) SPSS
8 1 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.18%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.18%) Mathcad
8 1 (0.18%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.18%) Solid Edge
8 1 (0.18%) SOLIDWORKS
8 1 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.54%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.36%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.18%) Changepoint
3 1 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.18%) Magento
3 1 (0.18%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.18%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.18%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.18%) StreamServe
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.33%) SaaS
2 9 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.08%) Office 365
4 2 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.36%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (0.36%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.36%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (0.36%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (0.36%) GitHub
4 2 (0.36%) PaaS
5 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.18%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 32 (5.73%) Firewall
2 17 (3.05%) SAN
3 16 (2.87%) Internet
3 16 (2.87%) Wireless
4 15 (2.69%) DNS
4 15 (2.69%) TCP/IP
5 13 (2.33%) IP Telephony
6 12 (2.15%) HTTP
7 11 (1.97%) Network Security
8 10 (1.79%) Wireless Security
9 7 (1.25%) iSCSI
10 6 (1.08%) PBX
11 4 (0.72%) DHCP
12 3 (0.54%) Remote Desktop
12 3 (0.54%) Symposium
12 3 (0.54%) VoIP
13 2 (0.36%) GSM
13 2 (0.36%) Intrusion Detection
13 2 (0.36%) VPN
14 1 (0.18%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (22.58%) SQL Server
2 68 (12.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 66 (11.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 37 (6.63%) NoSQL
5 34 (6.09%) SQL Server 2005
6 23 (4.12%) MS Access
7 21 (3.76%) MySQL
8 19 (3.41%) SQL Server 2014
9 18 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
10 17 (3.05%) Oracle Database
10 17 (3.05%) Relational Database
11 14 (2.51%) Oracle Database 10g
11 14 (2.51%) Oracle Database 11g
12 11 (1.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 9 (1.61%) BusinessObjects
14 7 (1.25%) MongoDB
14 7 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
14 7 (1.25%) SQL Server 2016
15 6 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
16 5 (0.90%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 45 (8.06%) Git (software)
2 26 (4.66%) Selenium
3 25 (4.48%) Mercurial
3 25 (4.48%) Subversion
4 23 (4.12%) Visual Studio
5 19 (3.41%) Team Foundation Server
6 15 (2.69%) Oracle APEX
7 11 (1.97%) JIRA
8 7 (1.25%) NetBeans
9 4 (0.72%) FitNesse
9 4 (0.72%) SpecFlow
10 3 (0.54%) Gatling
10 3 (0.54%) GitLab
10 3 (0.54%) Grunt
10 3 (0.54%) Jenkins
10 3 (0.54%) JMeter
10 3 (0.54%) LoadRunner
10 3 (0.54%) Octopus Deploy
10 3 (0.54%) tSQLt
10 3 (0.54%) WebDriver
General
1 100 (17.92%) Finance
2 34 (6.09%) Retail
3 27 (4.84%) Marketing
4 11 (1.97%) Banking
5 9 (1.61%) Advertising
5 9 (1.61%) Games
6 6 (1.08%) Electronics
6 6 (1.08%) Publishing
7 5 (0.90%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.72%) Automotive
8 4 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.54%) Legal
10 2 (0.36%) Billing
11 1 (0.18%) Back Office
11 1 (0.18%) Front Office
11 1 (0.18%) Local Government
11 1 (0.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 185 (33.15%) Developer
2 98 (17.56%) Analyst
3 94 (16.85%) .NET Developer
4 57 (10.22%) C# Developer
5 54 (9.68%) Junior
6 53 (9.50%) C# .NET Developer
7 50 (8.96%) Software Developer
8 48 (8.60%) Software Engineer
9 39 (6.99%) Junior Developer
10 38 (6.81%) .NET Software Developer
11 37 (6.63%) Project Manager
12 33 (5.91%) ASP.NET Developer
12 33 (5.91%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 33 (5.91%) Junior .NET Developer
13 32 (5.73%) C# Software Developer
14 31 (5.56%) Graduate
15 26 (4.66%) Data Analyst
15 26 (4.66%) Java Engineer
16 25 (4.48%) Java Software Engineer
17 24 (4.30%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (22.58%) .NET
2 104 (18.64%) HTML
3 100 (17.92%) CSS
4 72 (12.90%) ASP.NET
5 66 (11.83%) .NET Framework
6 51 (9.14%) Web Services
7 50 (8.96%) WCF
8 46 (8.24%) ASP.NET MVC
9 45 (8.06%) jQuery
10 40 (7.17%) ASP.NET Web API
11 39 (6.99%) Entity Framework
11 39 (6.99%) HTML5
12 33 (5.91%) XML
13 25 (4.48%) LESS
13 25 (4.48%) WinForms
14 20 (3.58%) AngularJS
15 18 (3.23%) NHibernate
16 16 (2.87%) RESTful
17 15 (2.69%) CSS3
17 15 (2.69%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 146 (26.16%) Computer Science
2 62 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (5.02%) Data Structures
4 26 (4.66%) Algorithms
5 17 (3.05%) FMCG
6 16 (2.87%) Enterprise Software
6 16 (2.87%) Management Information System
7 13 (2.33%) Data Centre
7 13 (2.33%) iPad
8 12 (2.15%) Fintech
9 11 (1.97%) CESG
9 11 (1.97%) Mobile App
9 11 (1.97%) Replication
9 11 (1.97%) User Experience
10 10 (1.79%) NHS
11 8 (1.43%) Driving Licence
11 8 (1.43%) iPhone
12 7 (1.25%) N-Tier
13 5 (0.90%) New Media
14 3 (0.54%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 55 (9.86%) Windows
2 28 (5.02%) Linux
3 22 (3.94%) Unix
3 22 (3.94%) Windows Server
4 16 (2.87%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (2.15%) Windows 7
6 8 (1.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (1.25%) Debian
7 7 (1.25%) Ubuntu
8 6 (1.08%) Mac OS
9 5 (0.90%) Windows 10
9 5 (0.90%) Windows 8
10 4 (0.72%) Android
11 3 (0.54%) Apple iOS
11 3 (0.54%) Embedded Linux
11 3 (0.54%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.18%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (31.54%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (17.20%) Project Management
3 83 (14.87%) ITIL
4 79 (14.16%) MVC
4 79 (14.16%) Software Engineering
5 72 (12.90%) Scrum
6 64 (11.47%) SDLC
7 61 (10.93%) TDD
8 60 (10.75%) OO
9 50 (8.96%) PRINCE2
10 45 (8.06%) Business Intelligence
11 41 (7.35%) Mathematics
12 39 (6.99%) Mentoring
13 36 (6.45%) Information Security
14 35 (6.27%) Coaching
15 31 (5.56%) Automated Testing
15 31 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
16 29 (5.20%) Web Development
17 28 (5.02%) Continuous Integration
18 27 (4.84%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 162 (29.03%) SQL
2 139 (24.91%) C#
3 94 (16.85%) Java
4 91 (16.31%) JavaScript
5 45 (8.06%) T-SQL
6 33 (5.91%) PHP
7 30 (5.38%) C
8 28 (5.02%) PL/SQL
9 26 (4.66%) Python
10 25 (4.48%) Ruby
11 23 (4.12%) VBA
12 22 (3.94%) C++
13 18 (3.23%) VB
14 15 (2.69%) Perl
15 11 (1.97%) PowerShell
16 10 (1.79%) VB.NET
17 9 (1.61%) Groovy
18 3 (0.54%) MATLAB
18 3 (0.54%) R
19 2 (0.36%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 27 (4.84%) Security Cleared
2 25 (4.48%) CISSP
3 23 (4.12%) Microsoft Certification
4 20 (3.58%) CISA
5 19 (3.41%) CISM
6 18 (3.23%) CREST Certified
6 18 (3.23%) ISEB
7 15 (2.69%) SSCP
8 13 (2.33%) SC Cleared
9 12 (2.15%) CISMP
10 11 (1.97%) CHECK Team Leader
10 11 (1.97%) CompTIA Security+
10 11 (1.97%) MCDBA
10 11 (1.97%) MCITP
10 11 (1.97%) MCTS
10 11 (1.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 11 (1.97%) Security+ Certification
11 9 (1.61%) CEH
12 8 (1.43%) ISTQB
12 8 (1.43%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (3.76%) PCI DSS
2 20 (3.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (2.87%) Data Quality
4 10 (1.79%) PMO
5 9 (1.61%) QA
6 8 (1.43%) SDET
7 3 (0.54%) HL7
7 3 (0.54%) ISO 9000
7 3 (0.54%) ISO22301
7 3 (0.54%) ISO27002
7 3 (0.54%) ISO27005
8 2 (0.36%) PMBOK
9 1 (0.18%) Basel II
9 1 (0.18%) GDPR
9 1 (0.18%) IAS 39
9 1 (0.18%) IFRS
9 1 (0.18%) IFRS 9
9 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.18%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (3.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (2.69%) Active Directory
3 7 (1.25%) Docker
3 7 (1.25%) vSphere
3 7 (1.25%) XenApp
3 7 (1.25%) XenDesktop
4 6 (1.08%) VirtualBox
5 5 (0.90%) Firmware
6 2 (0.36%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.18%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 7 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (1.08%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (1.08%) Cisco UCCX
3 5 (0.90%) Cisco UCCE
4 4 (0.72%) Ansible
4 4 (0.72%) Puppet
4 4 (0.72%) Salt
5 3 (0.54%) Terraform
6 2 (0.36%) Kibana
6 2 (0.36%) logstash
7 1 (0.18%) EMC VPLEX
7 1 (0.18%) HP SiteScope
7 1 (0.18%) LiteSpeed
7 1 (0.18%) Nagios
Vendors
1 124 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 57 (10.22%) Oracle
3 19 (3.41%) Cisco
4 17 (3.05%) VMware
5 8 (1.43%) Dell
5 8 (1.43%) Red Hat
5 8 (1.43%) Tableau
6 7 (1.25%) Citrix
7 6 (1.08%) Cognos
7 6 (1.08%) SAP
7 6 (1.08%) Sitecore
7 6 (1.08%) Zend
8 5 (0.90%) Apple
8 5 (0.90%) EMC
9 4 (0.72%) Avaya
9 4 (0.72%) NetApp
9 4 (0.72%) ServiceNow
10 3 (0.54%) 3PAR
10 3 (0.54%) HP
10 3 (0.54%) Rockwell
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £25000 - £27500 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Generous holidays
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum £40,000-£60,000 dependent on experie
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + 34 days holiday
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dewsbury, West Yorkshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Castleford, West Yorkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £15,000 to £16,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £22000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £22000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Elevate Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum to £65K
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Recruit 4 Talent
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum bonus, regular pay reviews
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ISL
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Castleford, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £21,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Excellent Benefits & Training
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: £60,000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + On call
Posted: Yesterday
Castleford, West Yorkshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Generous bonus and benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago