Period
to 31 March 2020

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 31 March 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
31 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 46 29 41
Rank change year-on-year -17 +12 -20
Permanent jobs citing Degree 304 536 596
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 5.14% 7.37% 5.79%
As % of the Qualifications category 37.76% 39.10% 36.25%
Number of salaries quoted 221 422 495
Median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% - -
10th Percentile £20,000 £22,525 £21,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £57,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% 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 805 1,371 1,644
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 13.62% 18.86% 15.98%
Number of salaries quoted 604 1,054 1,376
Median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £22,625 £22,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £60,000 £58,875
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +4.17% +6.67%

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 31 March 2020.

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 31 March 2020. 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 -21 157 £41,586 -2.15% 55
North Yorkshire +10 87 £37,500 - 16
South Yorkshire -16 52 £32,500 -18.75% 17
East Yorkshire -2 6 £60,000 +71.43% 10
Degree
England

For the 6 months to 31 March 2020, 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 98 (32.24%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (26.64%) JavaScript
3 75 (24.67%) SQL
4 71 (23.36%) C#
4 71 (23.36%) Finance
5 66 (21.71%) .NET
6 56 (18.42%) Analytical Skills
6 56 (18.42%) Problem-Solving
7 53 (17.43%) Computer Science
8 51 (16.78%) Software Engineering
9 49 (16.12%) Microsoft
10 41 (13.49%) Windows
11 39 (12.83%) HTML
11 39 (12.83%) Project Management
12 38 (12.50%) SQL Server
12 38 (12.50%) Scrum
13 37 (12.17%) Marketing
14 36 (11.84%) Java
15 34 (11.18%) Azure
16 33 (10.86%) Computer Science Degree
17 32 (10.53%) CSS
18 31 (10.20%) Git (software)
18 31 (10.20%) Mentoring
19 28 (9.21%) PRINCE2
19 28 (9.21%) Analytics
20 27 (8.88%) ITIL
20 27 (8.88%) Project Delivery
21 26 (8.55%) Web Development
22 25 (8.22%) DevOps
22 25 (8.22%) Linux

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 9 (2.96%) Confluence
2 7 (2.30%) Apache Spark
3 5 (1.64%) CMS
4 3 (0.99%) Umbraco
5 2 (0.66%) Apache
5 2 (0.66%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.33%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.33%) IIS
6 1 (0.33%) Kentico
6 1 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 14 (4.61%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (4.28%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (1.97%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (1.97%) Unit4 Business World
2 5 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.66%) Epicor Tropos
4 1 (0.33%) HFM
4 1 (0.33%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 34 (11.18%) Azure
2 23 (7.57%) AWS
3 20 (6.58%) FinancialForce
3 20 (6.58%) Force.com
4 11 (3.62%) GCP
5 10 (3.29%) Office 365
6 9 (2.96%) SaaS
7 7 (2.30%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (1.64%) IBM Cloud
8 5 (1.64%) Trello
9 3 (0.99%) Dynamics 365
9 3 (0.99%) Power Platform
10 1 (0.33%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 20 (6.58%) Firewall
2 10 (3.29%) Wireless
3 9 (2.96%) DNS
3 9 (2.96%) Internet
4 8 (2.63%) TCP/IP
5 7 (2.30%) VoIP
5 7 (2.30%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (1.64%) Broadband
6 5 (1.64%) LAN
6 5 (1.64%) WAN
7 4 (1.32%) DHCP
7 4 (1.32%) Network Security
8 3 (0.99%) HTTP
9 2 (0.66%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (0.66%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (0.66%) SMTP
9 2 (0.66%) Wireshark
10 1 (0.33%) Ethernet
10 1 (0.33%) SSL
10 1 (0.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 19 (6.25%) MySQL
3 9 (2.96%) Big Data
3 9 (2.96%) Relational Database
4 8 (2.63%) Hadoop
5 7 (2.30%) Electronic Patient Records
5 7 (2.30%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (2.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (1.97%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (1.97%) NoSQL
7 5 (1.64%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (1.64%) Flink
7 5 (1.64%) MongoDB
7 5 (1.64%) Redis
8 3 (0.99%) Power BI
8 3 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.66%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.66%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 31 (10.20%) Git (software)
2 20 (6.58%) JIRA
3 8 (2.63%) Jenkins
4 7 (2.30%) WebDriver
5 6 (1.97%) Selenium
5 6 (1.97%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (1.64%) CppUnit
6 5 (1.64%) NUnit
6 5 (1.64%) Ranorex
6 5 (1.64%) TestComplete
7 4 (1.32%) Visual Studio
7 4 (1.32%) Visual Studio Team System
8 3 (0.99%) Subversion
9 2 (0.66%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.66%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.66%) IntelliJ
9 2 (0.66%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (0.66%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (0.66%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.33%) JMeter
General
1 71 (23.36%) Finance
2 37 (12.17%) Marketing
3 13 (4.28%) Manufacturing
3 13 (4.28%) Telecoms
4 8 (2.63%) Public Sector
5 6 (1.97%) Billing
5 6 (1.97%) Retail
6 5 (1.64%) Online Betting
7 4 (1.32%) Banking
8 3 (0.99%) Games
9 2 (0.66%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.33%) Electronics
10 1 (0.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 98 (32.24%) Developer
2 32 (10.53%) Analyst
3 31 (10.20%) Software Developer
4 29 (9.54%) Software Engineer
5 25 (8.22%) .NET Developer
5 25 (8.22%) Junior
6 23 (7.57%) Graduate
7 19 (6.25%) Architect
7 19 (6.25%) C# Developer
8 18 (5.92%) C# .NET Developer
9 16 (5.26%) Graduate Developer
9 16 (5.26%) Pega Developer
9 16 (5.26%) Product Manager
10 13 (4.28%) Junior Developer
11 12 (3.95%) Systems Analyst
12 8 (2.63%) Business Architect
12 8 (2.63%) Project Manager
12 8 (2.63%) Team Leader
13 7 (2.30%) Test Analyst
13 7 (2.30%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (21.71%) .NET
2 39 (12.83%) HTML
3 32 (10.53%) CSS
4 24 (7.89%) .NET Framework
5 23 (7.57%) ASP.NET
6 18 (5.92%) Web Services
7 16 (5.26%) AngularJS
7 16 (5.26%) React
7 16 (5.26%) REST
8 13 (4.28%) WinForms
8 13 (4.28%) XML
9 12 (3.95%) .NET Core
10 10 (3.29%) jQuery
10 10 (3.29%) Node.js
11 8 (2.63%) CSS3
11 8 (2.63%) HTML5
12 7 (2.30%) ASP.NET Web API
12 7 (2.30%) LINQ
12 7 (2.30%) RESTful
12 7 (2.30%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 56 (18.42%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (6.58%) Management Information System
3 15 (4.93%) SCADA
4 10 (3.29%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (2.63%) Self-Motivation
6 7 (2.30%) Analytical Mindset
6 7 (2.30%) NHS
6 7 (2.30%) User Experience
7 5 (1.64%) Algorithms
7 5 (1.64%) CCTV
7 5 (1.64%) Cloud Native
7 5 (1.64%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.64%) Smartphone
8 4 (1.32%) Cyberattack
9 3 (0.99%) Handset
9 3 (0.99%) Robotics
10 2 (0.66%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.66%) Video\Live Streaming
11 1 (0.33%) Clustering
11 1 (0.33%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 41 (13.49%) Windows
2 25 (8.22%) Linux
3 12 (3.95%) Windows Server
4 10 (3.29%) Unix
5 6 (1.97%) Android
6 5 (1.64%) Windows 10
6 5 (1.64%) Windows 7
6 5 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (1.32%) Apple iOS
7 4 (1.32%) Windows 8
8 3 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.99%) SUSE
8 3 (0.99%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 3 (0.99%) Windows Phone
9 2 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (32.24%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (18.42%) Problem-Solving
3 53 (17.43%) Computer Science
4 51 (16.78%) Software Engineering
5 39 (12.83%) Project Management
6 38 (12.50%) Scrum
7 31 (10.20%) Mentoring
8 28 (9.21%) Analytics
8 28 (9.21%) PRINCE2
9 27 (8.88%) ITIL
9 27 (8.88%) Project Delivery
10 26 (8.55%) Web Development
11 25 (8.22%) DevOps
12 24 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
12 24 (7.89%) Customer-Centricity
12 24 (7.89%) Test Automation
13 23 (7.57%) ERP
14 20 (6.58%) Stakeholder Management
15 19 (6.25%) OO
16 18 (5.92%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 81 (26.64%) JavaScript
2 75 (24.67%) SQL
3 71 (23.36%) C#
4 36 (11.84%) Java
5 19 (6.25%) Python
6 12 (3.95%) C
6 12 (3.95%) C++
7 9 (2.96%) PHP
7 9 (2.96%) VB
8 8 (2.63%) PowerShell
9 3 (0.99%) AWK
9 3 (0.99%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.66%) Ruby
10 2 (0.66%) Scala
10 2 (0.66%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.33%) Go
11 1 (0.33%) Java 8
11 1 (0.33%) PHP 7
11 1 (0.33%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.33%) R
Qualifications
1 33 (10.86%) Computer Science Degree
2 14 (4.61%) CISSP
3 13 (4.28%) CISM
3 13 (4.28%) Master's Degree
4 10 (3.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 8 (2.63%) HND
6 7 (2.30%) ISTQB
7 5 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (1.64%) ISEB
7 5 (1.64%) Postgraduate
7 5 (1.64%) SANS
8 4 (1.32%) CCNP
8 4 (1.32%) HNC
8 4 (1.32%) MCITP
8 4 (1.32%) MCSA
8 4 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.99%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (0.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (0.66%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.66%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (6.91%) QA
2 7 (2.30%) HL7
3 6 (1.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.97%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.32%) GDPR
5 2 (0.66%) NIST
6 1 (0.33%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.33%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (4.28%) Active Directory
1 13 (4.28%) Docker
2 3 (0.99%) BitLocker
3 2 (0.66%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.66%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (0.66%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (0.33%) Firmware
4 1 (0.33%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.33%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 10 (3.29%) Ansible
1 10 (3.29%) Puppet
2 9 (2.96%) Kubernetes
3 6 (1.97%) Terraform
4 5 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (1.64%) SCCM
5 3 (0.99%) Microsoft Intune
5 3 (0.99%) Rancher
5 3 (0.99%) WSUS
Vendors
1 49 (16.12%) Microsoft
2 21 (6.91%) Salesforce.com
3 20 (6.58%) Advent
4 16 (5.26%) Facebook
4 16 (5.26%) Pega
4 16 (5.26%) Twitter
5 11 (3.62%) Perforce
6 8 (2.63%) Oracle
7 6 (1.97%) IBM
8 5 (1.64%) Autodesk
8 5 (1.64%) Cisco
8 5 (1.64%) TOWER Software
9 4 (1.32%) Apple
9 4 (1.32%) Google
9 4 (1.32%) Xamarin
10 3 (0.99%) Red Hat
10 3 (0.99%) Remedy
10 3 (0.99%) ServiceNow
11 2 (0.66%) Sitecore
11 2 (0.66%) Veritas