Period
to 21 August 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 21 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 21 21
Rank change year-on-year -4 0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Degree 787 980 1214
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 7.65% 8.45% 8.93%
As % of the Qualifications category 39.08% 36.76% 36.41%
Number of salaries quoted 634 832 978
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £67,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 Yorkshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 2014 2666 3334
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 19.59% 23.00% 24.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1598 2204 2697
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £38,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.10% -3.13% +7.38%
10th Percentile £22,500 £23,500 £24,825
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £46,000 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.08% +3.33% -

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing Degree as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Yorkshire

Degree
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Degree in Yorkshire

Degree
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 August 2017.

Salary histogram for Degree in Yorkshire

Degree
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 August 2017. 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
West Yorkshire -1 510 £40,000 - 34
South Yorkshire -7 131 £50,000 +33.33% 17
North Yorkshire -17 69 £42,500 +30.77% 7
East Yorkshire -1 63 £26,000 -38.82% 3
Degree
England

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Degree.

1 318 (40.41%) SQL
2 258 (32.78%) Agile Software Development
3 218 (27.70%) Computer Science
4 196 (24.90%) SQL Server
5 181 (23.00%) Java
6 180 (22.87%) Microsoft
7 178 (22.62%) JavaScript
8 170 (21.60%) Software Engineering
9 160 (20.33%) HTML
10 158 (20.08%) Analytical Skills
11 154 (19.57%) CSS
11 154 (19.57%) Finance
12 150 (19.06%) .NET
12 150 (19.06%) Computer Science Degree
13 148 (18.81%) C#
14 122 (15.50%) Test Automation
15 115 (14.61%) Oracle
16 113 (14.36%) Web Services
17 112 (14.23%) Scrum
18 95 (12.07%) OO
19 88 (11.18%) Windows
20 86 (10.93%) Linux
20 86 (10.93%) TDD
20 86 (10.93%) Git (software)
21 82 (10.42%) ASP.NET
21 82 (10.42%) Mathematics
22 81 (10.29%) jQuery
23 80 (10.17%) Project Management
24 76 (9.66%) PL/SQL
24 76 (9.66%) XML

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 20 (2.54%) IIS
1 20 (2.54%) SAS
2 16 (2.03%) Elasticsearch
3 15 (1.91%) SharePoint
4 12 (1.52%) Apache Solr
4 12 (1.52%) Apache Spark
5 11 (1.40%) Confluence
6 10 (1.27%) MS Exchange
7 9 (1.14%) Apache
7 9 (1.14%) Tomcat
8 8 (1.02%) CMS
9 6 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2010
10 5 (0.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 4 (0.51%) Jetty
11 4 (0.51%) OpenStack
12 3 (0.38%) Anypoint
13 2 (0.25%) GeoServer
14 1 (0.13%) JBoss
14 1 (0.13%) nginx
14 1 (0.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 38 (4.83%) Microsoft Excel
2 29 (3.68%) Microsoft Office
3 13 (1.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 11 (1.40%) SPSS
5 8 (1.02%) Adobe Illustrator
5 8 (1.02%) Photoshop
6 7 (0.89%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 7 (0.89%) InDesign
7 5 (0.64%) SOLIDWORKS
8 4 (0.51%) Autodesk Inventor
8 4 (0.51%) Microsoft Project
9 2 (0.25%) AutoCAD
9 2 (0.25%) InVision
9 2 (0.25%) MS Visio
9 2 (0.25%) Solid Edge
10 1 (0.13%) EPLAN
10 1 (0.13%) Mathcad
Business Applications
1 9 (1.14%) Oracle 11i
1 9 (1.14%) Oracle EBS
1 9 (1.14%) Oracle EBS R12
1 9 (1.14%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.25%) SAP ERP
2 2 (0.25%) SAP Hybris
2 2 (0.25%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.13%) Magento
3 1 (0.13%) SAP EWM
3 1 (0.13%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 28 (3.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (3.05%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (2.29%) Cloud Computing
4 16 (2.03%) SaaS
5 9 (1.14%) Google Analytics
6 8 (1.02%) Office 365
7 7 (0.89%) Google Tag Manager
8 2 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.25%) Amazon ELB
8 2 (0.25%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.25%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.25%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (0.25%) Force.com
8 2 (0.25%) IaaS
9 1 (0.13%) CallidusCloud
9 1 (0.13%) GitHub
9 1 (0.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (3.68%) Firewall
2 18 (2.29%) Internet
2 18 (2.29%) WebEx
3 14 (1.78%) HTTP
3 14 (1.78%) LAN
3 14 (1.78%) WAN
4 12 (1.52%) VPN
5 9 (1.14%) SAN
6 8 (1.02%) TCP/IP
6 8 (1.02%) Wireless
7 6 (0.76%) DNS
7 6 (0.76%) VoIP
8 5 (0.64%) Intrusion Detection
8 5 (0.64%) IP Telephony
9 4 (0.51%) DHCP
9 4 (0.51%) OSPF
10 3 (0.38%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (0.38%) EIGRP
10 3 (0.38%) Ethernet
10 3 (0.38%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 196 (24.90%) SQL Server
2 73 (9.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 64 (8.13%) NoSQL
4 55 (6.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 42 (5.34%) SQL Server 2005
6 39 (4.96%) Data Warehouse
7 37 (4.70%) Oracle Database
8 36 (4.57%) MySQL
9 31 (3.94%) MS Access
9 31 (3.94%) Oracle Database 11g
10 29 (3.68%) Oracle Database 10g
11 21 (2.67%) Apache Cassandra
12 20 (2.54%) Big Data
12 20 (2.54%) Hadoop
12 20 (2.54%) SQL Server 2012
13 19 (2.41%) BusinessObjects
13 19 (2.41%) MongoDB
13 19 (2.41%) SQL Server 2008
14 18 (2.29%) SQL Server 2000
15 17 (2.16%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 86 (10.93%) Git (software)
2 68 (8.64%) Subversion
3 42 (5.34%) Mercurial
4 33 (4.19%) Visual Studio
5 30 (3.81%) Oracle APEX
6 22 (2.80%) Jenkins
7 19 (2.41%) JIRA
8 18 (2.29%) Selenium
9 17 (2.16%) Team Foundation Server
10 16 (2.03%) Maven
10 16 (2.03%) Oracle Forms
11 14 (1.78%) SpecFlow
12 11 (1.40%) Bower
12 11 (1.40%) Gradle
12 11 (1.40%) Grunt
12 11 (1.40%) gulp
12 11 (1.40%) JUnit
12 11 (1.40%) Protractor
13 10 (1.27%) Eclipse
14 8 (1.02%) FitNesse
General
1 154 (19.57%) Finance
2 48 (6.10%) Marketing
3 31 (3.94%) Automotive
4 26 (3.30%) Retail
5 15 (1.91%) Legal
6 13 (1.65%) Electronics
7 12 (1.52%) Banking
8 11 (1.40%) Manufacturing
9 10 (1.27%) Games
10 7 (0.89%) Back Office
10 7 (0.89%) Telecoms
11 6 (0.76%) Law
12 5 (0.64%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.38%) Advertising
13 3 (0.38%) Military
14 2 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.13%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.13%) Billing
15 1 (0.13%) Investment Banking
15 1 (0.13%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 259 (32.91%) Developer
2 128 (16.26%) Analyst
3 91 (11.56%) Software Engineer
4 83 (10.55%) Software Developer
5 70 (8.89%) Graduate
6 52 (6.61%) .NET Developer
7 49 (6.23%) C# Developer
7 49 (6.23%) Java Developer
8 46 (5.84%) Senior Developer
9 45 (5.72%) Oracle Developer
10 43 (5.46%) Java Engineer
11 42 (5.34%) Senior Software Engineer
12 40 (5.08%) Java Software Engineer
13 39 (4.96%) C# .NET Developer
13 39 (4.96%) Senior Java Engineer
13 39 (4.96%) Senior Java Software Engineer
14 37 (4.70%) C# Software Developer
14 37 (4.70%) Consultant
15 35 (4.45%) C++ Software Engineer
16 34 (4.32%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 160 (20.33%) HTML
2 154 (19.57%) CSS
3 150 (19.06%) .NET
4 113 (14.36%) Web Services
5 82 (10.42%) ASP.NET
6 81 (10.29%) jQuery
7 76 (9.66%) XML
8 65 (8.26%) .NET Framework
9 64 (8.13%) AngularJS
10 57 (7.24%) HTML5
11 56 (7.12%) WCF
12 55 (6.99%) RESTful
13 51 (6.48%) ASP.NET MVC
14 45 (5.72%) ASP.NET Web API
15 42 (5.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 40 (5.08%) SOAP
17 36 (4.57%) Entity Framework
18 31 (3.94%) LINQ
19 26 (3.30%) Spring
20 25 (3.18%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 218 (27.70%) Computer Science
2 158 (20.08%) Analytical Skills
3 66 (8.39%) Management Information System
4 48 (6.10%) Data Structures
5 45 (5.72%) Algorithms
5 45 (5.72%) NHS
6 29 (3.68%) User Experience
7 24 (3.05%) Greenfield Project
8 19 (2.41%) Replication
9 18 (2.29%) FMCG
10 17 (2.16%) Data Centre
11 15 (1.91%) Fintech
12 14 (1.78%) Device Driver
13 10 (1.27%) Social Media
14 8 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
15 7 (0.89%) Credit Risk
15 7 (0.89%) Digital Media
15 7 (0.89%) iPad
15 7 (0.89%) Linux Command Line
15 7 (0.89%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 88 (11.18%) Windows
2 86 (10.93%) Linux
3 43 (5.46%) Windows Server
4 31 (3.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 27 (3.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 24 (3.05%) Windows Server 2012
7 19 (2.41%) Windows XP
8 18 (2.29%) Unix
9 15 (1.91%) Embedded Linux
10 13 (1.65%) Android
11 11 (1.40%) Apple iOS
12 9 (1.14%) Windows 7
13 5 (0.64%) Mac OS
14 4 (0.51%) Solaris
14 4 (0.51%) Windows 10
15 3 (0.38%) AIX
16 2 (0.25%) Windows 8
16 2 (0.25%) Windows Phone
17 1 (0.13%) CentOS
17 1 (0.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 258 (32.78%) Agile Software Development
2 170 (21.60%) Software Engineering
3 122 (15.50%) Test Automation
4 112 (14.23%) Scrum
5 95 (12.07%) OO
6 86 (10.93%) TDD
7 82 (10.42%) Mathematics
8 80 (10.17%) Project Management
9 76 (9.66%) Mentoring
10 74 (9.40%) Business Intelligence
10 74 (9.40%) MVC
11 73 (9.28%) ITIL
12 61 (7.75%) Continuous Integration
13 60 (7.62%) SDLC
14 54 (6.86%) Analytics
15 48 (6.10%) Software Testing
16 39 (4.96%) IT Strategy
17 37 (4.70%) Continuous Improvement
17 37 (4.70%) Data Modelling
18 33 (4.19%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 318 (40.41%) SQL
2 181 (23.00%) Java
3 178 (22.62%) JavaScript
4 148 (18.81%) C#
5 76 (9.66%) PL/SQL
6 68 (8.64%) Python
7 58 (7.37%) C++
7 58 (7.37%) T-SQL
8 41 (5.21%) C
8 41 (5.21%) Ruby
9 30 (3.81%) PHP
10 27 (3.43%) VBA
11 23 (2.92%) VB
12 22 (2.80%) Embedded C
13 19 (2.41%) Go
13 19 (2.41%) Scala
14 18 (2.29%) Bash Shell
15 15 (1.91%) PowerShell
16 13 (1.65%) Embedded C++
17 11 (1.40%) Perl
Qualifications
1 150 (19.06%) Computer Science Degree
2 27 (3.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (3.43%) Security Cleared
3 24 (3.05%) ISEB
3 24 (3.05%) ISTQB
4 23 (2.92%) MCSE
5 22 (2.80%) HND
5 22 (2.80%) MCSA
5 22 (2.80%) Numerate Degree
6 18 (2.29%) MCP
7 13 (1.65%) CISA
8 12 (1.52%) CISSP
9 11 (1.40%) CISM
9 11 (1.40%) GNVQ
10 10 (1.27%) CCNA
10 10 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
10 10 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
11 9 (1.14%) HNC
11 9 (1.14%) PMI Certification
11 9 (1.14%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (2.92%) Data Quality
2 17 (2.16%) QA
3 15 (1.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (1.52%) SLA
5 10 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 7 (0.89%) PCI DSS
6 7 (0.89%) PMO
7 5 (0.64%) HL7
7 5 (0.64%) ISO 9000
8 4 (0.51%) COBIT
8 4 (0.51%) ISO 9001
9 3 (0.38%) Cyber Essentials
9 3 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.13%) GDPR
10 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 1 (0.13%) NEBOSH
System Software
1 18 (2.29%) Firmware
1 18 (2.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (1.78%) Active Directory
3 13 (1.65%) Hyper-V
4 10 (1.27%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (1.14%) Docker
6 6 (0.76%) vSphere
6 6 (0.76%) XenApp
6 6 (0.76%) XenDesktop
7 5 (0.64%) VirtualBox
8 3 (0.38%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 18 (2.29%) DameWare
1 18 (2.29%) Perfmon
2 12 (1.52%) Kibana
2 12 (1.52%) logstash
3 7 (0.89%) Ansible
3 7 (0.89%) Puppet
4 6 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.38%) Nagios
5 3 (0.38%) Salt
5 3 (0.38%) SCOM
6 2 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.25%) Kubernetes
6 2 (0.25%) Nessus
6 2 (0.25%) OpenNMS
6 2 (0.25%) Rancher
6 2 (0.25%) SCCM
6 2 (0.25%) Terraform
6 2 (0.25%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.13%) HP SiteScope
7 1 (0.13%) OpenVAS
Vendors
1 180 (22.87%) Microsoft
2 115 (14.61%) Oracle
3 26 (3.30%) Cisco
4 25 (3.18%) VMware
5 23 (2.92%) SAP
6 18 (2.29%) Virgin Media
7 17 (2.16%) Google
8 14 (1.78%) Adobe
9 13 (1.65%) Tableau
10 12 (1.52%) Apple
11 11 (1.40%) Facebook
12 8 (1.02%) Citrix
12 8 (1.02%) NetApp
13 7 (0.89%) Dell
14 6 (0.76%) hybris
14 6 (0.76%) Zend
15 5 (0.64%) Splunk
16 4 (0.51%) CA
16 4 (0.51%) IBM
16 4 (0.51%) SolarWinds