Period
to 15 October 2018

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 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 28 19
Rank change year-on-year -3 -9 +1
Permanent jobs citing Degree 591 690 983
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 7.07% 7.22% 8.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 42.30% 36.94% 38.73%
Number of salaries quoted 462 543 850
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 1,397 1,868 2,538
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 16.70% 19.56% 22.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1,113 1,507 2,128
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% - -
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £62,400 £61,250 £62,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +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 15 October 2018.

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 15 October 2018. 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 -10 343 £43,500 +8.75% 83
South Yorkshire +4 122 £40,750 -18.50% 35
North Yorkshire +22 98 £38,250 -8.93% 21
East Yorkshire -13 18 £24,750 -10.00% 16
Humberside - 3 £35,000 -
Degree
England

For the 6 months to 15 October 2018, 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.

1 170 (28.76%) Computer Science
2 147 (24.87%) SQL
3 144 (24.37%) Finance
3 144 (24.37%) Agile Software Development
4 135 (22.84%) C#
5 133 (22.50%) .NET
6 132 (22.34%) Microsoft
7 117 (19.80%) JavaScript
8 108 (18.27%) Problem-Solving
9 105 (17.77%) HTML
10 104 (17.60%) Analytical Skills
11 101 (17.09%) Java
12 94 (15.91%) SQL Server
13 93 (15.74%) Computer Science Degree
14 86 (14.55%) CSS
14 86 (14.55%) Windows
15 85 (14.38%) Linux
16 79 (13.37%) Scrum
17 72 (12.18%) Microsoft Azure
18 71 (12.01%) Software Engineering
19 66 (11.17%) Project Management
20 65 (11.00%) Mentoring
20 65 (11.00%) SDLC
21 62 (10.49%) Analytics
22 61 (10.32%) Test Automation
23 58 (9.81%) Oracle
24 56 (9.48%) Mathematics
25 51 (8.63%) Information Security
26 49 (8.29%) Python
27 48 (8.12%) Firewall

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 31 (5.25%) Apache
2 27 (4.57%) SAS
3 21 (3.55%) IIS
4 19 (3.21%) SharePoint
5 14 (2.37%) Tomcat
6 12 (2.03%) CMS
7 10 (1.69%) NServiceBus
8 9 (1.52%) JBoss
8 9 (1.52%) WebLogic
9 8 (1.35%) MS Exchange
10 7 (1.18%) Elasticsearch
10 7 (1.18%) Oracle Application Server
11 5 (0.85%) Confluence
11 5 (0.85%) WordPress
12 4 (0.68%) nginx
13 2 (0.34%) Apache Spark
13 2 (0.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 1 (0.17%) Kentico
14 1 (0.17%) Marvel
14 1 (0.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 30 (5.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 29 (4.91%) Microsoft Office
3 16 (2.71%) Photoshop
4 14 (2.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 7 (1.18%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.51%) SPSS
7 2 (0.34%) Autodesk Inventor
7 2 (0.34%) EViews
7 2 (0.34%) SOLIDWORKS
8 1 (0.17%) InVision
8 1 (0.17%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.17%) PTC Creo
8 1 (0.17%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 5 (0.85%) Magento
2 2 (0.34%) SAP CO
2 2 (0.34%) SAP FI
2 2 (0.34%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.17%) BASE24
3 1 (0.17%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.17%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 72 (12.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 40 (6.77%) SaaS
3 27 (4.57%) PaaS
4 22 (3.72%) IaaS
5 19 (3.21%) Amazon AWS
6 17 (2.88%) Office 365
7 13 (2.20%) GitHub
8 4 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (0.68%) AWS Lambda
8 4 (0.68%) Serverless
8 4 (0.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 3 (0.51%) AWS CloudFormation
9 3 (0.51%) FinancialForce
9 3 (0.51%) npm
10 2 (0.34%) Akamai
10 2 (0.34%) Basecamp
10 2 (0.34%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.34%) Google App Engine
10 2 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.34%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 48 (8.12%) Firewall
2 23 (3.89%) Intrusion Detection
3 17 (2.88%) DNS
4 16 (2.71%) HTTP
4 16 (2.71%) Internet
5 14 (2.37%) TCP/IP
6 12 (2.03%) LAN
6 12 (2.03%) Remote Desktop
7 10 (1.69%) Wi-Fi
8 9 (1.52%) Bluetooth
9 8 (1.35%) GSM
9 8 (1.35%) WAN
10 7 (1.18%) Ethernet
10 7 (1.18%) Network Security
11 6 (1.02%) Symposium
11 6 (1.02%) VoIP
12 5 (0.85%) DWDM
12 5 (0.85%) Fibre Channel
12 5 (0.85%) VPN
13 4 (0.68%) Cisco Firepower
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (15.91%) SQL Server
2 40 (6.77%) MySQL
3 34 (5.75%) Relational Database
4 26 (4.40%) Oracle Database
5 22 (3.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 19 (3.21%) Power BI
6 19 (3.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 15 (2.54%) QlikView
7 15 (2.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 11 (1.86%) Base SAS
8 11 (1.86%) Big Data
9 10 (1.69%) NoSQL
9 10 (1.69%) Oracle Database 12c
10 9 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
11 8 (1.35%) Oracle Database 11g
11 8 (1.35%) Oracle Reports
12 7 (1.18%) Oracle Exadata
12 7 (1.18%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 7 (1.18%) SAS Enterprise Miner
13 6 (1.02%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 43 (7.28%) Git (software)
2 20 (3.38%) Selenium
3 12 (2.03%) JIRA
4 11 (1.86%) Jasmine
4 11 (1.86%) JUnit
4 11 (1.86%) Protractor
4 11 (1.86%) Visual Studio
5 10 (1.69%) Axure RP
5 10 (1.69%) SonarQube
6 9 (1.52%) TestNG
6 9 (1.52%) Visual Studio Team System
7 8 (1.35%) LabVIEW
8 7 (1.18%) Oracle Forms
8 7 (1.18%) Vagrant
9 6 (1.02%) Jenkins
9 6 (1.02%) Subversion
9 6 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (0.85%) Cucumber
10 5 (0.85%) WebDriver
11 4 (0.68%) SpecFlow
General
1 144 (24.37%) Finance
2 29 (4.91%) Retail
3 25 (4.23%) Marketing
4 23 (3.89%) Electronics
5 22 (3.72%) Manufacturing
6 16 (2.71%) Legal
7 13 (2.20%) Law
8 11 (1.86%) Banking
9 9 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
10 7 (1.18%) Automotive
11 6 (1.02%) Games
11 6 (1.02%) Investment Banking
12 5 (0.85%) Financial Institution
12 5 (0.85%) Telecoms
13 4 (0.68%) Aerospace
14 3 (0.51%) French Language
14 3 (0.51%) German Language
14 3 (0.51%) Retail Banking
15 2 (0.34%) Back Office
16 1 (0.17%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 186 (31.47%) Developer
2 106 (17.94%) Analyst
3 44 (7.45%) .NET Developer
3 44 (7.45%) Software Developer
4 42 (7.11%) Graduate
5 36 (6.09%) Consultant
6 35 (5.92%) Senior Developer
7 33 (5.58%) Project Manager
7 33 (5.58%) Software Engineer
8 27 (4.57%) Graduate Developer
8 27 (4.57%) Junior
9 25 (4.23%) Administrator
9 25 (4.23%) Java Developer
10 23 (3.89%) Security Analyst
11 22 (3.72%) Senior Analyst
12 21 (3.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 21 (3.55%) JavaScript Developer
13 18 (3.05%) Architect
13 18 (3.05%) Tester
14 17 (2.88%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (22.50%) .NET
2 105 (17.77%) HTML
3 86 (14.55%) CSS
4 46 (7.78%) jQuery
5 36 (6.09%) ASP.NET
6 31 (5.25%) AngularJS
7 30 (5.08%) Web Services
8 27 (4.57%) HTML5
9 24 (4.06%) .NET Framework
9 24 (4.06%) XML
10 19 (3.21%) RESTful
10 19 (3.21%) Spring
11 18 (3.05%) CSS3
12 17 (2.88%) Node.js
13 16 (2.71%) Middleware
14 14 (2.37%) Ajax
15 13 (2.20%) Angular 2
15 13 (2.20%) React
15 13 (2.20%) Socket.IO
16 11 (1.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 170 (28.76%) Computer Science
2 104 (17.60%) Analytical Skills
3 43 (7.28%) User Experience
4 40 (6.77%) Management Information System
5 34 (5.75%) Self-Motivation
6 27 (4.57%) Data Centre
7 25 (4.23%) Client/Server
8 24 (4.06%) Mobile App
9 22 (3.72%) Driving Licence
10 16 (2.71%) Enterprise Software
11 14 (2.37%) Linux Command Line
12 10 (1.69%) Public Cloud
13 6 (1.02%) Biotechnology
13 6 (1.02%) Data Structures
14 5 (0.85%) Credit Risk
14 5 (0.85%) Greenfield Project
14 5 (0.85%) Handset
14 5 (0.85%) NHS
15 4 (0.68%) Graphic Design
15 4 (0.68%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 86 (14.55%) Windows
2 85 (14.38%) Linux
3 41 (6.94%) Windows Server
4 20 (3.38%) Unix
5 17 (2.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (1.86%) Android
7 10 (1.69%) Windows 7
8 9 (1.52%) SUSE
8 9 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (1.35%) Apple iOS
10 7 (1.18%) Oracle Linux
10 7 (1.18%) Windows 8
11 6 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (0.85%) Windows 10
12 5 (0.85%) Windows Phone
13 2 (0.34%) VMS
13 2 (0.34%) zOS
14 1 (0.17%) Debian
14 1 (0.17%) OpenVMS
14 1 (0.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (24.37%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (18.27%) Problem-Solving
3 79 (13.37%) Scrum
4 71 (12.01%) Software Engineering
5 66 (11.17%) Project Management
6 65 (11.00%) Mentoring
6 65 (11.00%) SDLC
7 62 (10.49%) Analytics
8 61 (10.32%) Test Automation
9 56 (9.48%) Mathematics
10 51 (8.63%) Information Security
11 47 (7.95%) Coaching
12 45 (7.61%) ITIL
13 40 (6.77%) Cybersecurity
14 38 (6.43%) Continuous Integration
15 37 (6.26%) TDD
16 33 (5.58%) DevOps
17 31 (5.25%) Collaborative Working
17 31 (5.25%) Continuous Improvement
17 31 (5.25%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 147 (24.87%) SQL
2 135 (22.84%) C#
3 117 (19.80%) JavaScript
4 101 (17.09%) Java
5 49 (8.29%) Python
6 45 (7.61%) C
7 38 (6.43%) PHP
8 27 (4.57%) C++
9 25 (4.23%) T-SQL
10 22 (3.72%) VB
11 21 (3.55%) PowerShell
12 20 (3.38%) VB.NET
13 18 (3.05%) R
14 16 (2.71%) Shell Script
15 15 (2.54%) PL/SQL
16 14 (2.37%) ES6
16 14 (2.37%) VBA
17 13 (2.20%) Ruby
17 13 (2.20%) TypeScript
18 12 (2.03%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 93 (15.74%) Computer Science Degree
2 33 (5.58%) CISSP
3 23 (3.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 20 (3.38%) CISM
5 15 (2.54%) CISA
6 13 (2.20%) DBS Check
6 13 (2.20%) Security Cleared
7 12 (2.03%) Numerate Degree
8 11 (1.86%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (1.69%) MCSA
10 9 (1.52%) CCNA
10 9 (1.52%) ISEB
10 9 (1.52%) ISTQB
10 9 (1.52%) RHCE
10 9 (1.52%) RHCSA
11 8 (1.35%) MCSE
11 8 (1.35%) Oracle Certification
12 7 (1.18%) OCP
12 7 (1.18%) PMI Certification
13 6 (1.02%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (6.77%) QA
2 35 (5.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (1.86%) GDPR
3 11 (1.86%) PCI DSS
4 10 (1.69%) SLA
5 3 (0.51%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.51%) PMO
6 2 (0.34%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.17%) GAMP
7 1 (0.17%) GxP
7 1 (0.17%) ISO 13485
7 1 (0.17%) ISO 22301
7 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 1 (0.17%) PSD2
System Software
1 22 (3.72%) Active Directory
2 11 (1.86%) Firmware
2 11 (1.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (1.69%) Docker
3 10 (1.69%) Virtual Machines
4 9 (1.52%) Gluster
4 9 (1.52%) GlusterFS
5 8 (1.35%) Oracle RAC
6 5 (0.85%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.34%) vSphere
7 2 (0.34%) XenApp
8 1 (0.17%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 15 (2.54%) Ansible
2 13 (2.20%) Puppet
3 9 (1.52%) Nagios
3 9 (1.52%) vRealize
4 8 (1.35%) Data Guard
4 8 (1.35%) Nessus
4 8 (1.35%) Oracle RMAN
5 7 (1.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 4 (0.68%) Kubernetes
6 4 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (0.68%) Single Sign-On
6 4 (0.68%) Terraform
7 3 (0.51%) McAfee ePO
7 3 (0.51%) SCCM
7 3 (0.51%) SCOrch
8 2 (0.34%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
8 2 (0.34%) Control-M
8 2 (0.34%) HP Fortify
8 2 (0.34%) Microsoft Clustering
8 2 (0.34%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 132 (22.34%) Microsoft
2 58 (9.81%) Oracle
3 30 (5.08%) VMware
4 23 (3.89%) Google
5 19 (3.21%) Twitter
6 18 (3.05%) Red Hat
7 15 (2.54%) Tableau
8 14 (2.37%) Cisco
9 13 (2.20%) Salesforce.com
10 9 (1.52%) EMC
10 9 (1.52%) Zend
11 8 (1.35%) IBM
11 8 (1.35%) SAP
12 7 (1.18%) Citrix
12 7 (1.18%) Cognos
12 7 (1.18%) Fortinet
12 7 (1.18%) Informatica
12 7 (1.18%) MuleSoft
13 6 (1.02%) F5
13 6 (1.02%) Splunk