Period
to 16 November 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 16 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 38 30 29
Rank change year-on-year -8 -1 -11
Permanent jobs citing Degree 418 620 662
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 6.13% 7.38% 6.74%
As % of the Qualifications category 27.74% 42.73% 35.57%
Number of salaries quoted 306 482 516
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +3.90% -3.75%
10th Percentile £21,500 £22,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,581 £47,461
% change year-on-year +5.08% +0.25% +5.47%

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 1,507 1,451 1,861
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 22.11% 17.28% 18.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1,100 1,145 1,509
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

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 16 November 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 16 November 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 -27 177 £38,750 -8.82% 75
North Yorkshire -8 135 £37,500 -5.06% 20
South Yorkshire -8 80 £40,244 -3.03% 20
East Yorkshire +1 22 £45,000 +60.71% 10
Degree
England

For the 6 months to 16 November 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.

1 153 (36.60%) Agile Software Development
2 142 (33.97%) JavaScript
3 116 (27.75%) Finance
3 116 (27.75%) Computer Science
4 110 (26.32%) C#
5 106 (25.36%) Problem-Solving
6 104 (24.88%) .NET
7 102 (24.40%) SQL
8 97 (23.21%) Software Engineering
9 87 (20.81%) SQL Server
10 76 (18.18%) Microsoft
11 65 (15.55%) Scrum
11 65 (15.55%) Computer Science Degree
12 63 (15.07%) Java
13 62 (14.83%) DevOps
14 58 (13.88%) Analytical Skills
14 58 (13.88%) HTML
15 55 (13.16%) Project Management
16 53 (12.68%) ASP.NET
17 51 (12.20%) Azure
18 49 (11.72%) Analytics
19 48 (11.48%) OO
20 47 (11.24%) Customer-Centricity
21 45 (10.77%) Git (software)
22 43 (10.29%) CSS
22 43 (10.29%) Continuous Integration
23 42 (10.05%) ERP
24 41 (9.81%) Salesforce.com
25 39 (9.33%) Test Automation
25 39 (9.33%) Marketing

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 17 (4.07%) Confluence
2 11 (2.63%) SharePoint
3 9 (2.15%) CMS
4 8 (1.91%) Apache Spark
5 4 (0.96%) Sitecore CMS
5 4 (0.96%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.72%) Apache
6 3 (0.72%) Cloud Foundry
6 3 (0.72%) MS Exchange
6 3 (0.72%) nginx
6 3 (0.72%) WebSphere
6 3 (0.72%) WordPress
7 2 (0.48%) ColdFusion
7 2 (0.48%) Drupal
7 2 (0.48%) IIS
7 2 (0.48%) SAS
8 1 (0.24%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.24%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.24%) WebLogic
Applications
1 35 (8.37%) Microsoft Excel
2 31 (7.42%) Microsoft Office
3 27 (6.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (1.67%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.48%) Flinto
5 2 (0.48%) InVision
5 2 (0.48%) Sketch
6 1 (0.24%) CATIA
6 1 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.24%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.48%) Aligne
2 2 (0.48%) Epicor Tropos
2 2 (0.48%) Maximo
2 2 (0.48%) Unica
3 1 (0.24%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 51 (12.20%) Azure
2 38 (9.09%) FinancialForce
2 38 (9.09%) Force.com
3 26 (6.22%) AWS
4 18 (4.31%) SaaS
5 14 (3.35%) GCP
6 11 (2.63%) Office 365
7 7 (1.67%) IBM Cloud
8 6 (1.44%) Power Platform
9 3 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.72%) IaaS
9 3 (0.72%) PaaS
10 2 (0.48%) Silverpop
10 2 (0.48%) Slack
11 1 (0.24%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (0.24%) Amazon EMR
11 1 (0.24%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.24%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.24%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.24%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.87%) Wireless
2 10 (2.39%) Firewall
3 9 (2.15%) Internet
4 8 (1.91%) LAN
4 8 (1.91%) TCP/IP
4 8 (1.91%) VoIP
4 8 (1.91%) WAN
5 6 (1.44%) DNS
6 5 (1.20%) DHCP
7 3 (0.72%) BGP
7 3 (0.72%) Broadband
7 3 (0.72%) Ethernet
7 3 (0.72%) MPLS
7 3 (0.72%) Network Security
7 3 (0.72%) Unified Communications
7 3 (0.72%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (0.48%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (0.48%) IP Telephony
8 2 (0.48%) OSPF
8 2 (0.48%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (20.81%) SQL Server
2 33 (7.89%) MySQL
3 18 (4.31%) Relational Database
4 17 (4.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (3.59%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (2.15%) DB2
8 8 (1.91%) Big Data
8 8 (1.91%) Hadoop
9 7 (1.67%) NoSQL
10 6 (1.44%) Apache Cassandra
10 6 (1.44%) Flink
10 6 (1.44%) MongoDB
10 6 (1.44%) Power BI
10 6 (1.44%) Redis
11 5 (1.20%) Oracle Database
11 5 (1.20%) Oracle Reports
12 4 (0.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 4 (0.96%) Oracle Discoverer
13 3 (0.72%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 45 (10.77%) Git (software)
2 31 (7.42%) JIRA
3 18 (4.31%) Visual Studio
4 15 (3.59%) Visual Studio Team System
5 14 (3.35%) Jenkins
6 13 (3.11%) Selenium
7 10 (2.39%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (2.15%) Subversion
9 7 (1.67%) Ant
9 7 (1.67%) JUnit
9 7 (1.67%) Maven
9 7 (1.67%) NUnit
10 6 (1.44%) Cucumber
11 5 (1.20%) CppUnit
11 5 (1.20%) Oracle APEX
11 5 (1.20%) Oracle Forms
11 5 (1.20%) TestComplete
11 5 (1.20%) WebDriver
12 4 (0.96%) Eclipse
12 4 (0.96%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 116 (27.75%) Finance
2 39 (9.33%) Marketing
3 21 (5.02%) Banking
4 16 (3.83%) Manufacturing
5 14 (3.35%) Retail
5 14 (3.35%) Telecoms
6 12 (2.87%) Billing
7 9 (2.15%) Public Sector
8 6 (1.44%) Online Betting
9 5 (1.20%) Financial Institution
9 5 (1.20%) Local Government
10 3 (0.72%) Games
11 2 (0.48%) Legal
11 2 (0.48%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.48%) Social Science
12 1 (0.24%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.24%) Law
Job Titles
1 121 (28.95%) Developer
2 47 (11.24%) Analyst
2 47 (11.24%) Software Engineer
3 44 (10.53%) .NET Developer
4 37 (8.85%) Graduate
5 35 (8.37%) C# Developer
5 35 (8.37%) Software Developer
6 31 (7.42%) C# .NET Developer
7 30 (7.18%) Junior
8 25 (5.98%) Architect
9 24 (5.74%) Business Analyst
10 23 (5.50%) Graduate Developer
11 22 (5.26%) Junior Developer
12 19 (4.55%) Team Leader
13 17 (4.07%) Product Manager
14 13 (3.11%) IT Manager
14 13 (3.11%) Software Engineering Team Leader
14 13 (3.11%) Software Team Leader
15 12 (2.87%) Information Manager
16 11 (2.63%) Information Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (24.88%) .NET
2 58 (13.88%) HTML
3 53 (12.68%) ASP.NET
4 43 (10.29%) CSS
5 33 (7.89%) Web Services
6 25 (5.98%) jQuery
7 23 (5.50%) .NET Core
7 23 (5.50%) AngularJS
8 20 (4.78%) .NET Framework
9 18 (4.31%) React
9 18 (4.31%) REST
10 17 (4.07%) ASP.NET Web API
10 17 (4.07%) Node.js
11 12 (2.87%) HTML5
12 11 (2.63%) Spring
13 10 (2.39%) LINQ
13 10 (2.39%) RESTful
14 9 (2.15%) CSS3
14 9 (2.15%) Middleware
15 8 (1.91%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 58 (13.88%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (5.98%) Enterprise Software
3 21 (5.02%) User Experience
4 12 (2.87%) Greenfield Project
5 11 (2.63%) Self-Motivation
6 9 (2.15%) Management Information System
7 7 (1.67%) Algorithms
7 7 (1.67%) Cloud Native
7 7 (1.67%) Data Centre
7 7 (1.67%) Mobile App
8 6 (1.44%) NHS
9 5 (1.20%) Smartphone
10 4 (0.96%) Embedded Systems
11 3 (0.72%) Analytical Mindset
11 3 (0.72%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 3 (0.72%) FMCG
11 3 (0.72%) PMI
11 3 (0.72%) Robotics
11 3 (0.72%) SCADA
11 3 (0.72%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 37 (8.85%) Windows
2 21 (5.02%) Linux
3 16 (3.83%) Unix
4 12 (2.87%) Windows Server
5 9 (2.15%) Android
6 5 (1.20%) Windows 7
6 5 (1.20%) Windows 8
6 5 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.72%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.72%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.24%) SUSE
8 1 (0.24%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.24%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (36.60%) Agile Software Development
2 116 (27.75%) Computer Science
3 106 (25.36%) Problem-Solving
4 97 (23.21%) Software Engineering
5 65 (15.55%) Scrum
6 62 (14.83%) DevOps
7 55 (13.16%) Project Management
8 49 (11.72%) Analytics
9 48 (11.48%) OO
10 47 (11.24%) Customer-Centricity
11 43 (10.29%) Continuous Integration
12 42 (10.05%) ERP
13 39 (9.33%) Test Automation
14 36 (8.61%) Microservices
15 33 (7.89%) TDD
16 32 (7.66%) Sprint Planning
16 32 (7.66%) Web Development
17 30 (7.18%) Collaborative Working
17 30 (7.18%) ITIL
18 29 (6.94%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 142 (33.97%) JavaScript
2 110 (26.32%) C#
3 102 (24.40%) SQL
4 63 (15.07%) Java
5 26 (6.22%) Python
6 17 (4.07%) PHP
7 13 (3.11%) C
8 12 (2.87%) C++
8 12 (2.87%) VB
9 10 (2.39%) PowerShell
10 8 (1.91%) T-SQL
11 7 (1.67%) Java 8
12 6 (1.44%) Ruby
13 5 (1.20%) R
13 5 (1.20%) TypeScript
14 4 (0.96%) ES6
14 4 (0.96%) PL/SQL
15 3 (0.72%) MATLAB
16 1 (0.24%) AWK
16 1 (0.24%) VBA
Qualifications
1 65 (15.55%) Computer Science Degree
2 21 (5.02%) CISSP
3 19 (4.55%) CISM
4 18 (4.31%) HND
5 16 (3.83%) Master's Degree
6 10 (2.39%) ISEB
7 8 (1.91%) ISTQB
8 7 (1.67%) PMI Certification
9 6 (1.44%) Postgraduate
10 5 (1.20%) CCNP
10 5 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 4 (0.96%) CAPM
11 4 (0.96%) CISA
11 4 (0.96%) MCITP
11 4 (0.96%) MCSA
11 4 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (0.96%) Numerate Degree
11 4 (0.96%) PMP
12 3 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (8.13%) QA
2 17 (4.07%) PCI DSS
3 13 (3.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (1.91%) NIST
4 8 (1.91%) PMO
5 7 (1.67%) GDPR
6 3 (0.72%) SLA
7 2 (0.48%) COBIT
7 2 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 1 (0.24%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (3.83%) Active Directory
2 12 (2.87%) Docker
3 3 (0.72%) BitLocker
4 2 (0.48%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.48%) Tivoli Directory Server
5 1 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (2.15%) Ansible
2 8 (1.91%) Puppet
3 7 (1.67%) Kubernetes
4 6 (1.44%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (1.44%) Terraform
5 4 (0.96%) SCCM
6 3 (0.72%) Microsoft Intune
6 3 (0.72%) WSUS
7 2 (0.48%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (0.48%) Nagios
Vendors
1 76 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 41 (9.81%) Salesforce.com
3 38 (9.09%) Advent
4 16 (3.83%) Oracle
5 11 (2.63%) IBM
6 10 (2.39%) Cisco
6 10 (2.39%) Zend
7 8 (1.91%) Atlassian
8 5 (1.20%) Autodesk
8 5 (1.20%) Perforce
8 5 (1.20%) TOWER Software
9 4 (0.96%) Adobe
9 4 (0.96%) Pega
9 4 (0.96%) Sitecore
9 4 (0.96%) Xamarin
10 3 (0.72%) Google
10 3 (0.72%) Tableau
10 3 (0.72%) VMware
11 2 (0.48%) Avaya
11 2 (0.48%) HP