Period
to 25 October 2021

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 25 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
25 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 29 23 42
Rank change year-on-year -6 +19 -11
Permanent jobs citing Degree 473 259 408
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 7.02% 9.32% 5.92%
As % of the Qualifications category 46.01% 57.17% 24.46%
Number of salaries quoted 388 210 304
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,900 £21,975
25th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £27,477
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £47,500 £37,500
Median % change year-on-year - +26.67% -6.25%
75th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £52,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% +1.87%

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,028 453 1,668
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 15.27% 16.30% 24.19%
Number of salaries quoted 849 374 1,209
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,000 £21,000
25th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £30,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year - +18.75% -3.61%
75th Percentile £63,750 £61,250 £51,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Yorkshire

Degree
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Degree in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Degree in Yorkshire

Degree
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Degree in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 25 October 2021.

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 25 October 2021. 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 -6 228 £47,500 -9.52% 71
South Yorkshire -3 121 £52,500 +14.13% 12
North Yorkshire -10 105 £45,000 -5.26% 24
East Yorkshire -3 11 £26,000 +36.84% 2
Humberside - 3 - -
Degree
England

For the 6 months to 25 October 2021, IT jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Degree.

1 220 (46.51%) SQL
2 200 (42.28%) Social Skills
3 133 (28.12%) Java
4 131 (27.70%) Computer Science
5 121 (25.58%) Agile Software Development
6 109 (23.04%) Software Engineering
7 93 (19.66%) JavaScript
7 93 (19.66%) AWS
8 91 (19.24%) NoSQL
9 88 (18.60%) Mathematics
10 87 (18.39%) Python
11 82 (17.34%) C#
12 79 (16.70%) Business Intelligence
12 79 (16.70%) Test Automation
13 75 (15.86%) Big Data
14 74 (15.64%) Analytical Skills
15 73 (15.43%) Decision-Making
16 69 (14.59%) Git (software)
17 67 (14.16%) Node.js
18 65 (13.74%) Computer Science Degree
19 63 (13.32%) Continuous Integration
20 62 (13.11%) Problem-Solving
21 61 (12.90%) Data Structures
22 60 (12.68%) Subversion
22 60 (12.68%) OO
23 54 (11.42%) Microsoft
23 54 (11.42%) Algorithms
24 53 (11.21%) Numerate Degree
24 53 (11.21%) Finance
24 53 (11.21%) Mercurial

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 10 (2.11%) SharePoint
2 9 (1.90%) Apache Spark
2 9 (1.90%) SAS
3 7 (1.48%) CMS
3 7 (1.48%) Tomcat
4 6 (1.27%) Apache Airflow
4 6 (1.27%) Luigi
4 6 (1.27%) Umbraco
5 2 (0.42%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.42%) WordPress
6 1 (0.21%) Mailman
6 1 (0.21%) nginx
Applications
1 27 (5.71%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.06%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (0.63%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.42%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.42%) Oracle Smart View
5 2 (0.42%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.21%) Blender
6 1 (0.21%) Figma
6 1 (0.21%) FrameMaker
6 1 (0.21%) Sketch
6 1 (0.21%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 7 (1.48%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.42%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (0.42%) Oracle Assets
2 2 (0.42%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (0.42%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (0.42%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (0.42%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 1 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.21%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.21%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 93 (19.66%) AWS
2 45 (9.51%) Power Platform
3 35 (7.40%) Azure
4 16 (3.38%) Amazon Kinesis
4 16 (3.38%) AWS Lambda
4 16 (3.38%) Serverless
5 15 (3.17%) PowerApps
6 11 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
7 9 (1.90%) GCP
8 7 (1.48%) Dynamics 365
8 7 (1.48%) Power Automate
9 6 (1.27%) Amazon EMR
9 6 (1.27%) Microsoft 365
10 4 (0.85%) GitHub
10 4 (0.85%) Google Analytics
11 3 (0.63%) AWS CloudFormation
12 2 (0.42%) Google Tag Manager
12 2 (0.42%) PaaS
12 2 (0.42%) Sumo Logic
12 2 (0.42%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 31 (6.55%) Wireless
2 30 (6.34%) Wi-Fi
3 25 (5.29%) 5G
3 25 (5.29%) LTE
4 14 (2.96%) Broadband
5 11 (2.33%) DNS
6 9 (1.90%) DHCP
7 7 (1.48%) Firewall
8 6 (1.27%) HTTP
8 6 (1.27%) VLAN
9 5 (1.06%) VoIP
10 4 (0.85%) Modbus
10 4 (0.85%) Profibus
10 4 (0.85%) SAN
10 4 (0.85%) WAN
11 3 (0.63%) LAN
12 2 (0.42%) Internet
12 2 (0.42%) TCP/IP
12 2 (0.42%) VPN
13 1 (0.21%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (19.24%) NoSQL
2 75 (15.86%) Big Data
3 50 (10.57%) SQL Server
4 38 (8.03%) Power BI
5 35 (7.40%) MySQL
6 29 (6.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 20 (4.23%) Metadata
7 20 (4.23%) Relational Database
8 18 (3.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 17 (3.59%) Data Warehouse
9 17 (3.59%) Tableau
10 16 (3.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 15 (3.17%) Hadoop
12 13 (2.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 7 (1.48%) Amazon RDS
13 7 (1.48%) Oracle Database
13 7 (1.48%) PostgreSQL
14 6 (1.27%) Amazon Redshift
14 6 (1.27%) Apache Cassandra
14 6 (1.27%) Azkaban
Development Applications
1 69 (14.59%) Git (software)
2 60 (12.68%) Subversion
3 53 (11.21%) Mercurial
4 18 (3.81%) Bitbucket
5 17 (3.59%) JIRA
6 11 (2.33%) Selenium
7 9 (1.90%) Visual Studio
8 6 (1.27%) Oracle APEX
8 6 (1.27%) Oracle Forms
9 5 (1.06%) Cucumber
9 5 (1.06%) Moq
9 5 (1.06%) NUnit
9 5 (1.06%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 5 (1.06%) TeamCity
9 5 (1.06%) Visual Studio Team System
9 5 (1.06%) WebDriver
10 4 (0.85%) Postman
11 3 (0.63%) Jenkins
11 3 (0.63%) Octopus Deploy
12 2 (0.42%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 200 (42.28%) Social Skills
2 74 (15.64%) Analytical Skills
3 53 (11.21%) Finance
4 30 (6.34%) Manufacturing
5 27 (5.71%) Organisational Skills
6 21 (4.44%) Retail
7 20 (4.23%) Marketing
8 19 (4.02%) Pharmaceutical
9 18 (3.81%) Public Sector
10 16 (3.38%) Law
10 16 (3.38%) Legal
11 13 (2.75%) Influencing Skills
12 11 (2.33%) Presentation Skills
13 9 (1.90%) Banking
14 8 (1.69%) Inclusion and Diversity
15 4 (0.85%) Advertising
15 4 (0.85%) Telecoms
16 3 (0.63%) Games
17 2 (0.42%) Dutch Language
17 2 (0.42%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 103 (21.78%) Developer
1 103 (21.78%) Software Engineer
2 53 (11.21%) Java Engineer
2 53 (11.21%) Java Software Engineer
3 50 (10.57%) Analyst
4 25 (5.29%) RF Engineer
4 25 (5.29%) RF Test Engineer
4 25 (5.29%) Senior RF Engineer
4 25 (5.29%) Senior Test Engineer
4 25 (5.29%) Test Engineer
5 20 (4.23%) Senior Developer
5 20 (4.23%) Software Developer
6 19 (4.02%) Applications Support
7 16 (3.38%) AWS Developer
7 16 (3.38%) Cloud Developer
8 15 (3.17%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 15 (3.17%) Junior
8 15 (3.17%) Web Developer
9 14 (2.96%) Business Analyst
10 13 (2.75%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (14.16%) Node.js
2 45 (9.51%) .NET
3 28 (5.92%) HTML
4 26 (5.50%) CSS
5 24 (5.07%) AngularJS
6 22 (4.65%) React
7 20 (4.23%) ASP.NET
8 18 (3.81%) jQuery
9 16 (3.38%) .NET Framework
10 14 (2.96%) .NET Core
11 12 (2.54%) ASP.NET MVC
11 12 (2.54%) Vue.js
12 10 (2.11%) Blazor
13 8 (1.69%) CSS3
13 8 (1.69%) HTML5
13 8 (1.69%) Web Services
14 7 (1.48%) ASP.NET Web API
14 7 (1.48%) REST
14 7 (1.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 6 (1.27%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 61 (12.90%) Data Structures
2 54 (11.42%) Algorithms
3 35 (7.40%) Self-Motivation
4 19 (4.02%) Management Information System
5 17 (3.59%) Data Protection Act
6 13 (2.75%) Greenfield Project
7 12 (2.54%) Driving Licence
7 12 (2.54%) User Experience
8 11 (2.33%) Mobile App
9 9 (1.90%) Life Science
10 8 (1.69%) Data Centre
11 7 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (1.48%) Reference Data
12 6 (1.27%) Public Cloud
13 5 (1.06%) Cloud Native
13 5 (1.06%) Legacy Systems
13 5 (1.06%) Taxonomies
13 5 (1.06%) Virtual Team
14 4 (0.85%) Social Media
14 4 (0.85%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 31 (6.55%) Windows
2 17 (3.59%) Linux
3 11 (2.33%) Windows 10
4 8 (1.69%) Unix
4 8 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (1.69%) Windows XP
5 5 (1.06%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.63%) Android
6 3 (0.63%) Oracle Linux
6 3 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (0.63%) Solaris
7 2 (0.42%) Windows Server 2016
7 2 (0.42%) Windows Server 2019
8 1 (0.21%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (27.70%) Computer Science
2 121 (25.58%) Agile Software Development
3 109 (23.04%) Software Engineering
4 88 (18.60%) Mathematics
5 79 (16.70%) Business Intelligence
5 79 (16.70%) Test Automation
6 73 (15.43%) Decision-Making
7 63 (13.32%) Continuous Integration
8 62 (13.11%) Problem-Solving
9 60 (12.68%) OO
10 47 (9.94%) Analytics
10 47 (9.94%) DevOps
11 44 (9.30%) Time Management
12 40 (8.46%) Mentoring
13 36 (7.61%) Scrum
14 35 (7.40%) Data Modelling
14 35 (7.40%) Project Management
15 33 (6.98%) Visualisation
16 31 (6.55%) Data Analysis
17 30 (6.34%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 220 (46.51%) SQL
2 133 (28.12%) Java
3 93 (19.66%) JavaScript
4 87 (18.39%) Python
5 82 (17.34%) C#
6 16 (3.38%) T-SQL
7 14 (2.96%) PHP
8 13 (2.75%) PL/SQL
9 10 (2.11%) Ruby
10 9 (1.90%) C++
10 9 (1.90%) TypeScript
11 7 (1.48%) PowerShell
11 7 (1.48%) R
12 6 (1.27%) C
12 6 (1.27%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 4 (0.85%) Bash Shell
13 4 (0.85%) Ladder Logic
13 4 (0.85%) Perl
13 4 (0.85%) Scala
13 4 (0.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 65 (13.74%) Computer Science Degree
2 53 (11.21%) Numerate Degree
3 10 (2.11%) PhD
4 7 (1.48%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (1.27%) CCNA
5 6 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (1.27%) Master's Degree
6 5 (1.06%) CISSP
6 5 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (0.85%) Network+ Certification
8 3 (0.63%) ACCA
8 3 (0.63%) HND
8 3 (0.63%) MBA
8 3 (0.63%) Postgraduate
9 2 (0.42%) AAT
9 2 (0.42%) CIMA
9 2 (0.42%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
9 2 (0.42%) MCSE
9 2 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.42%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (4.65%) Data Quality
2 21 (4.44%) GLP
3 17 (3.59%) Good Clinical Practice
4 12 (2.54%) GDPR
5 9 (1.90%) QA
5 9 (1.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (1.27%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 6 (1.27%) GMP
7 4 (0.85%) HAZOP
8 2 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.42%) PMO
9 1 (0.21%) Accessibility
9 1 (0.21%) GxP
9 1 (0.21%) IEC 61508
9 1 (0.21%) NIST
9 1 (0.21%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.21%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (3.81%) Active Directory
2 9 (1.90%) Hyper-V
3 7 (1.48%) Docker
4 6 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.63%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.21%) LXC
6 1 (0.21%) NFS
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.21%) SRDF
6 1 (0.21%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 17 (3.59%) Terraform
2 5 (1.06%) Ansible
3 2 (0.42%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.21%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.21%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 54 (11.42%) Microsoft
2 36 (7.61%) Oracle
3 14 (2.96%) Alteryx
4 11 (2.33%) Cisco
5 9 (1.90%) Google
5 9 (1.90%) Salesforce.com
5 9 (1.90%) SAP
5 9 (1.90%) StreamSets
6 8 (1.69%) Acronis
6 8 (1.69%) JD Edwards
6 8 (1.69%) MAPICS
6 8 (1.69%) Veeam
7 7 (1.48%) IBM
7 7 (1.48%) ServiceNow
8 6 (1.27%) Cognos
8 6 (1.27%) Facebook
8 6 (1.27%) VMware
8 6 (1.27%) YouTube
9 5 (1.06%) Siemens
9 5 (1.06%) Xamarin