Period
to 24 August 2019

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 24 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 58 37 27
Rank change year-on-year -21 -10 -7
Permanent jobs citing Degree 406 576 784
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 5.38% 6.30% 7.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 20.41% 39.45% 38.53%
Number of salaries quoted 334 455 633
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25% +1.27%
10th Percentile £24,375 £20,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,250 £63,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 1,989 1,460 2,035
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 26.34% 15.97% 19.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1,431 1,181 1,620
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +1.19% +6.33%
10th Percentile £20,750 £22,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,750 £63,750 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year - +7.53% -2.11%

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 24 August 2019.

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 24 August 2019. 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 -8 209 £35,000 -22.22% 93
North Yorkshire -39 102 £37,500 - 28
South Yorkshire -19 68 £40,244 -10.57% 27
East Yorkshire +9 23 £45,000 +125.00% 11
Degree
England

For the 6 months to 24 August 2019, 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.

1 161 (39.66%) Agile Software Development
2 133 (32.76%) Computer Science
3 124 (30.54%) SQL
4 115 (28.33%) .NET
5 114 (28.08%) JavaScript
6 109 (26.85%) Problem-Solving
7 103 (25.37%) C#
8 93 (22.91%) SQL Server
8 93 (22.91%) Microsoft
9 85 (20.94%) Finance
10 84 (20.69%) Software Engineering
11 74 (18.23%) DevOps
12 69 (17.00%) Analytical Skills
13 65 (16.01%) ASP.NET
14 64 (15.76%) Computer Science Degree
15 62 (15.27%) Azure
15 62 (15.27%) Java
16 60 (14.78%) Scrum
17 58 (14.29%) Project Management
18 48 (11.82%) Git (software)
19 45 (11.08%) QA
20 39 (9.61%) HTML
21 38 (9.36%) Windows
22 34 (8.37%) Microsoft Excel
22 34 (8.37%) Microsoft Office
22 34 (8.37%) Test Automation
23 33 (8.13%) Continuous Integration
23 33 (8.13%) OO
24 32 (7.88%) CSS
24 32 (7.88%) Kanban

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 12 (2.96%) Confluence
2 11 (2.71%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.23%) IIS
4 4 (0.99%) Apache
4 4 (0.99%) JBoss
4 4 (0.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (0.99%) Tomcat
4 4 (0.99%) WebSphere
5 3 (0.74%) Cloud Foundry
5 3 (0.74%) CMS
5 3 (0.74%) nginx
6 2 (0.49%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.49%) NServiceBus
6 2 (0.49%) SAS
6 2 (0.49%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (0.49%) WordPress
7 1 (0.25%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.25%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.25%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (0.25%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 34 (8.37%) Microsoft Excel
1 34 (8.37%) Microsoft Office
2 31 (7.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (0.99%) InVision
4 2 (0.49%) Flinto
4 2 (0.49%) Marvel
4 2 (0.49%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.49%) Sketch
5 1 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.25%) CATIA
5 1 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.49%) Aligne
2 2 (0.49%) HFM
2 2 (0.49%) Hyperion Planning
2 2 (0.49%) Magento
2 2 (0.49%) Maximo
2 2 (0.49%) Unica
3 1 (0.25%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 62 (15.27%) Azure
2 14 (3.45%) AWS
3 9 (2.22%) SaaS
4 8 (1.97%) Power Platform
5 7 (1.72%) Office 365
6 4 (0.99%) Azure Stack
6 4 (0.99%) IBM Cloud
7 3 (0.74%) FinancialForce
7 3 (0.74%) Force.com
7 3 (0.74%) GitHub
8 2 (0.49%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.49%) Google Play
8 2 (0.49%) IaaS
8 2 (0.49%) PaaS
8 2 (0.49%) Silverpop
8 2 (0.49%) Slack
9 1 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.25%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.25%) NuGet
9 1 (0.25%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.72%) Firewall
2 6 (1.48%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (1.23%) VoIP
3 5 (1.23%) WAN
4 4 (0.99%) Bluetooth
4 4 (0.99%) GSM
4 4 (0.99%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (0.99%) VPN
4 4 (0.99%) Wireless
5 3 (0.74%) DNS
5 3 (0.74%) LAN
5 3 (0.74%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.74%) Unified Communications
6 2 (0.49%) DHCP
6 2 (0.49%) IP Telephony
6 2 (0.49%) Network Security
6 2 (0.49%) SAN
6 2 (0.49%) WebEx
7 1 (0.25%) BGP
7 1 (0.25%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (22.91%) SQL Server
2 30 (7.39%) MySQL
3 24 (5.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (2.71%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (2.71%) Relational Database
5 9 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (1.97%) Power BI
7 7 (1.72%) NoSQL
8 6 (1.48%) RDBMS
8 6 (1.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (1.23%) Big Data
9 5 (1.23%) DB2
10 4 (0.99%) Oracle Database
10 4 (0.99%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (0.74%) Looker
11 3 (0.74%) OLAP
11 3 (0.74%) Oracle Discoverer
11 3 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (0.74%) Star Schema
12 2 (0.49%) Semantic Layer
Development Applications
1 48 (11.82%) Git (software)
2 26 (6.40%) Visual Studio
3 19 (4.68%) JIRA
4 17 (4.19%) Visual Studio Team System
5 12 (2.96%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (2.71%) Selenium
7 9 (2.22%) LabVIEW
8 7 (1.72%) SoapUI
9 6 (1.48%) Cucumber
9 6 (1.48%) Jenkins
9 6 (1.48%) JUnit
9 6 (1.48%) SpecFlow
10 5 (1.23%) GitLab
10 5 (1.23%) Oracle Forms
11 4 (0.99%) Jasmine
12 3 (0.74%) Ant
12 3 (0.74%) git-flow
12 3 (0.74%) Karma Test Runner
12 3 (0.74%) Mockito
12 3 (0.74%) Oracle APEX
General
1 85 (20.94%) Finance
2 31 (7.64%) Marketing
3 20 (4.93%) Banking
4 12 (2.96%) Retail
5 8 (1.97%) Electronics
5 8 (1.97%) Manufacturing
5 8 (1.97%) Public Sector
5 8 (1.97%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.48%) Local Government
7 5 (1.23%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.74%) Games
8 3 (0.74%) Legal
9 2 (0.49%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.49%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.49%) Social Science
10 1 (0.25%) Automotive
10 1 (0.25%) Billing
10 1 (0.25%) Law
10 1 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.25%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 113 (27.83%) Developer
2 68 (16.75%) Analyst
3 42 (10.34%) .NET Developer
4 39 (9.61%) C# Developer
5 38 (9.36%) Software Engineer
6 34 (8.37%) C# .NET Developer
7 32 (7.88%) Junior
8 31 (7.64%) Graduate
9 30 (7.39%) Software Developer
10 27 (6.65%) Business Analyst
11 24 (5.91%) Java Developer
12 21 (5.17%) Software Engineering Team Leader
12 21 (5.17%) Software Team Leader
12 21 (5.17%) Team Leader
13 19 (4.68%) Junior Developer
14 17 (4.19%) Java Engineer
15 16 (3.94%) Java Software Engineer
16 15 (3.69%) Applications Support
16 15 (3.69%) Consultant
17 14 (3.45%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (28.33%) .NET
2 65 (16.01%) ASP.NET
3 39 (9.61%) HTML
4 32 (7.88%) CSS
5 22 (5.42%) .NET Core
5 22 (5.42%) .NET Framework
5 22 (5.42%) jQuery
6 21 (5.17%) AngularJS
7 14 (3.45%) REST
8 13 (3.20%) React
9 12 (2.96%) ASP.NET Web API
10 11 (2.71%) Node.js
10 11 (2.71%) Spring
10 11 (2.71%) Web Services
11 9 (2.22%) LINQ
12 8 (1.97%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (1.97%) LAMP
12 8 (1.97%) RESTful
12 8 (1.97%) Sass
12 8 (1.97%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 69 (17.00%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (4.68%) Self-Motivation
3 17 (4.19%) User Experience
4 13 (3.20%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (2.96%) NHS
6 11 (2.71%) Greenfield Project
6 11 (2.71%) Management Information System
7 8 (1.97%) Data Centre
8 7 (1.72%) Data Structures
9 6 (1.48%) Algorithms
9 6 (1.48%) Mobile App
10 5 (1.23%) Embedded Systems
10 5 (1.23%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 5 (1.23%) FMCG
11 4 (0.99%) Analogue Electronics
11 4 (0.99%) e-Learning
12 3 (0.74%) PMI
12 3 (0.74%) Social Media
13 2 (0.49%) Blog
13 2 (0.49%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 38 (9.36%) Windows
2 23 (5.67%) Linux
3 18 (4.43%) Windows Server
4 14 (3.45%) Unix
5 8 (1.97%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (1.48%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.23%) Android
8 2 (0.49%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.25%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.25%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.25%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.25%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (39.66%) Agile Software Development
2 133 (32.76%) Computer Science
3 109 (26.85%) Problem-Solving
4 84 (20.69%) Software Engineering
5 74 (18.23%) DevOps
6 60 (14.78%) Scrum
7 58 (14.29%) Project Management
8 34 (8.37%) Test Automation
9 33 (8.13%) Continuous Integration
9 33 (8.13%) OO
10 32 (7.88%) Kanban
11 31 (7.64%) TDD
12 28 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
12 28 (6.90%) ITIL
12 28 (6.90%) MVC
13 26 (6.40%) Decision-Making
14 24 (5.91%) Open Source
15 22 (5.42%) Analytics
15 22 (5.42%) Collaborative Working
16 20 (4.93%) Sprint Planning
Programming Languages
1 124 (30.54%) SQL
2 114 (28.08%) JavaScript
3 103 (25.37%) C#
4 62 (15.27%) Java
5 29 (7.14%) Python
6 21 (5.17%) C
7 19 (4.68%) PHP
8 18 (4.43%) C++
9 16 (3.94%) T-SQL
9 16 (3.94%) VB
10 14 (3.45%) PowerShell
11 13 (3.20%) Ruby
12 7 (1.72%) TypeScript
13 5 (1.23%) MATLAB
13 5 (1.23%) Perl
14 4 (0.99%) Bash Shell
14 4 (0.99%) ES6
14 4 (0.99%) Korn
15 3 (0.74%) Java 8
15 3 (0.74%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 64 (15.76%) Computer Science Degree
2 20 (4.93%) HND
3 11 (2.71%) CISSP
4 10 (2.46%) Master's Degree
5 8 (1.97%) CISM
5 8 (1.97%) ISEB
6 5 (1.23%) DBS Check
6 5 (1.23%) ISTQB
6 5 (1.23%) Numerate Degree
6 5 (1.23%) PMI Certification
7 4 (0.99%) CISA
8 3 (0.74%) CCIE
8 3 (0.74%) CCNA
8 3 (0.74%) CCNP
8 3 (0.74%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (0.74%) IIBA
8 3 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.49%) ACCA
9 2 (0.49%) PMP
9 2 (0.49%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (11.08%) QA
2 16 (3.94%) PCI DSS
3 9 (2.22%) GDPR
3 9 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (1.97%) PMO
5 5 (1.23%) NIST
5 5 (1.23%) SLA
6 4 (0.99%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.49%) COBIT
7 2 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 1 (0.25%) CDISC
8 1 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (2.46%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.23%) Firmware
2 5 (1.23%) Hyper-V
2 5 (1.23%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 3 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.49%) HDFS
4 2 (0.49%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.25%) XenApp
5 1 (0.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (0.99%) Ansible
2 2 (0.49%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.49%) Nagios
2 2 (0.49%) Puppet
2 2 (0.49%) Terraform
3 1 (0.25%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (0.25%) Oozie
3 1 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.25%) Packer
3 1 (0.25%) SCOM
Vendors
1 93 (22.91%) Microsoft
2 16 (3.94%) Oracle
3 10 (2.46%) IBM
3 10 (2.46%) Zend
4 9 (2.22%) Xamarin
5 8 (1.97%) Atlassian
5 8 (1.97%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (1.72%) Tableau
7 6 (1.48%) Adobe
7 6 (1.48%) VMware
8 5 (1.23%) Cisco
8 5 (1.23%) Dynatrace
9 4 (0.99%) Google
10 3 (0.74%) Advent
10 3 (0.74%) Apple
10 3 (0.74%) HP
10 3 (0.74%) SAP
10 3 (0.74%) Unisys
11 2 (0.49%) Hyperion
11 2 (0.49%) Sitecore