Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 23 18
Rank change year-on-year -22 -5 +4
Permanent jobs citing Degree 551 876 1,091
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 5.70% 8.19% 8.90%
As % of the Qualifications category 37.28% 40.26% 37.54%
Number of salaries quoted 454 730 857
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £20,500 £22,475 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £70,000
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 1,478 2,176 2,906
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 15.30% 20.33% 23.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1,238 1,745 2,329
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.22% +2.50% -
10th Percentile £23,000 £23,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -4.26% +4.44%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 -25 310 £40,000 +2.56% 83
South Yorkshire +11 152 £42,500 -10.53% 38
North Yorkshire -16 71 £40,000 -5.88% 30
Humberside - 7 £32,500 -
East Yorkshire -27 4 £37,500 +44.23% 6
Degree
England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 182 (33.03%) Finance
2 177 (32.12%) Agile Software Development
3 146 (26.50%) Computer Science
4 133 (24.14%) SQL
5 126 (22.87%) JavaScript
6 118 (21.42%) C#
7 113 (20.51%) Microsoft
8 110 (19.96%) .NET
9 108 (19.60%) HTML
10 99 (17.97%) Computer Science Degree
11 98 (17.79%) Problem-Solving
12 97 (17.60%) CSS
13 86 (15.61%) Analytical Skills
14 82 (14.88%) Java
15 75 (13.61%) SQL Server
16 74 (13.43%) Scrum
17 59 (10.71%) SDLC
18 58 (10.53%) Test Automation
19 57 (10.34%) ITIL
20 55 (9.98%) jQuery
21 54 (9.80%) Linux
22 52 (9.44%) Microsoft Excel
23 51 (9.26%) Windows
24 50 (9.07%) Software Engineering
25 49 (8.89%) Mentoring
26 48 (8.71%) Microsoft Azure
27 46 (8.35%) OO
28 45 (8.17%) Information Security
28 45 (8.17%) Retail
28 45 (8.17%) User Experience

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 32 (5.81%) SAS
2 17 (3.09%) Tomcat
3 11 (2.00%) CMS
4 10 (1.81%) Apache
5 7 (1.27%) Confluence
5 7 (1.27%) Oracle Application Server
5 7 (1.27%) WebLogic
6 6 (1.09%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (0.91%) MS Exchange
8 4 (0.73%) IIS
8 4 (0.73%) nginx
9 3 (0.54%) Apache Spark
9 3 (0.54%) Drupal
10 2 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (0.36%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.36%) Skype for Business
11 1 (0.18%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.18%) JBoss
11 1 (0.18%) Site Server
Applications
1 52 (9.44%) Microsoft Excel
2 40 (7.26%) Microsoft Office
3 19 (3.45%) Photoshop
4 17 (3.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 15 (2.72%) Adobe Illustrator
6 11 (2.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 9 (1.63%) MS Visio
8 5 (0.91%) InDesign
8 5 (0.91%) SPSS
9 4 (0.73%) Microsoft Project
9 4 (0.73%) Spreadsheet
10 3 (0.54%) AutoCAD
11 2 (0.36%) InVision
11 2 (0.36%) UXPin
12 1 (0.18%) 3ds Max
12 1 (0.18%) Adobe After Effects
12 1 (0.18%) Adobe Captivate
12 1 (0.18%) Adobe Premiere
12 1 (0.18%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 6 (1.09%) SAP MM
2 3 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.36%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (0.36%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.36%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.18%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 48 (8.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (3.63%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (3.45%) SaaS
4 16 (2.90%) PaaS
5 13 (2.36%) Office 365
6 12 (2.18%) IaaS
7 7 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (1.09%) Google Analytics
9 4 (0.73%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (0.73%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 3 (0.54%) BrowserStack
10 3 (0.54%) Dynamics 365
11 2 (0.36%) BlazeMeter
12 1 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 1 (0.18%) Azure Active Directory
12 1 (0.18%) FinancialForce
12 1 (0.18%) IBM Blueworks
12 1 (0.18%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 38 (6.90%) Firewall
2 35 (6.35%) DNS
3 25 (4.54%) DHCP
4 24 (4.36%) TCP/IP
5 17 (3.09%) Internet
6 16 (2.90%) HTTP
7 14 (2.54%) Intrusion Detection
8 13 (2.36%) SAN
9 11 (2.00%) Network Security
9 11 (2.00%) VPN
10 10 (1.81%) NAS
10 10 (1.81%) SMTP
10 10 (1.81%) Wireless
11 9 (1.63%) HTTPS
11 9 (1.63%) Symposium
12 8 (1.45%) VLAN
13 7 (1.27%) IPsec
14 6 (1.09%) LAN
14 6 (1.09%) WAN
14 6 (1.09%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (13.61%) SQL Server
2 22 (3.99%) MySQL
2 22 (3.99%) Relational Database
3 18 (3.27%) Big Data
4 15 (2.72%) Base SAS
5 14 (2.54%) MS Access
5 14 (2.54%) Oracle Database
6 12 (2.18%) PostgreSQL
6 12 (2.18%) SQL Server 2016
6 12 (2.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (1.81%) MongoDB
8 7 (1.27%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (1.27%) Oracle Database 12c
8 7 (1.27%) Oracle Exadata
8 7 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
9 6 (1.09%) Crystal Reports
9 6 (1.09%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 5 (0.91%) CouchDB
10 5 (0.91%) NoSQL
10 5 (0.91%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 34 (6.17%) Git (software)
2 22 (3.99%) Axure RP
2 22 (3.99%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 22 (3.99%) JIRA
2 22 (3.99%) Selenium
3 18 (3.27%) Cucumber
4 17 (3.09%) Subversion
5 15 (2.72%) Jasmine
5 15 (2.72%) Protractor
5 15 (2.72%) Team Foundation Server
6 14 (2.54%) SpecFlow
7 9 (1.63%) Mocha
7 9 (1.63%) Visual Studio
7 9 (1.63%) WebDriver
8 7 (1.27%) Oracle Forms
8 7 (1.27%) TeamCity
9 6 (1.09%) JUnit
9 6 (1.09%) TestNG
10 5 (0.91%) FitNesse
10 5 (0.91%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 182 (33.03%) Finance
2 45 (8.17%) Retail
3 23 (4.17%) Banking
3 23 (4.17%) Marketing
4 16 (2.90%) Legal
5 14 (2.54%) Local Government
6 13 (2.36%) Pharmaceutical
7 12 (2.18%) Automotive
8 9 (1.63%) Manufacturing
9 7 (1.27%) Games
10 6 (1.09%) Law
10 6 (1.09%) Telecoms
11 4 (0.73%) Electronics
11 4 (0.73%) Publishing
11 4 (0.73%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.54%) Back Office
12 3 (0.54%) French Language
13 2 (0.36%) Advertising
13 2 (0.36%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.18%) German Language
Job Titles
1 153 (27.77%) Developer
2 108 (19.60%) Analyst
3 47 (8.53%) Graduate
4 41 (7.44%) .NET Developer
5 32 (5.81%) Designer
6 31 (5.63%) Junior
7 30 (5.44%) Senior Developer
8 29 (5.26%) Software Developer
9 28 (5.08%) C# Developer
10 26 (4.72%) Graduate Developer
10 26 (4.72%) Software Engineer
11 24 (4.36%) Project Manager
12 21 (3.81%) Architect
13 20 (3.63%) Consultant
14 19 (3.45%) IT Support
14 19 (3.45%) Tester
14 19 (3.45%) UX Designer
15 17 (3.09%) Risk Analyst
15 17 (3.09%) Senior C# Developer
15 17 (3.09%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (19.96%) .NET
2 108 (19.60%) HTML
3 97 (17.60%) CSS
4 55 (9.98%) jQuery
5 43 (7.80%) Web Services
6 36 (6.53%) AngularJS
6 36 (6.53%) HTML5
7 33 (5.99%) ASP.NET
8 31 (5.63%) RESTful
9 25 (4.54%) XML
10 23 (4.17%) React
11 22 (3.99%) Spring
12 18 (3.27%) CSS3
13 16 (2.90%) REST
14 14 (2.54%) WSDL
15 13 (2.36%) J2EE
15 13 (2.36%) SOAP
16 12 (2.18%) .NET Framework
16 12 (2.18%) Gherkin
16 12 (2.18%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 146 (26.50%) Computer Science
2 86 (15.61%) Analytical Skills
3 45 (8.17%) User Experience
4 39 (7.08%) Self-Motivation
5 31 (5.63%) Enterprise Software
6 30 (5.44%) Management Information System
7 24 (4.36%) Mobile App
8 17 (3.09%) Data Centre
9 14 (2.54%) Driving Licence
10 12 (2.18%) Greenfield Project
11 9 (1.63%) Algorithms
11 9 (1.63%) Biotechnology
11 9 (1.63%) Client/Server
11 9 (1.63%) Social Media
11 9 (1.63%) Virtual Team
12 8 (1.45%) Data Structures
13 6 (1.09%) N-Tier
13 6 (1.09%) Video Conferencing
14 5 (0.91%) Learning Management System
14 5 (0.91%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 54 (9.80%) Linux
2 51 (9.26%) Windows
3 27 (4.90%) Windows Server
4 11 (2.00%) Android
4 11 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (1.27%) Oracle Linux
6 7 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (1.27%) Windows 7
7 6 (1.09%) Apple iOS
7 6 (1.09%) Windows 8
8 5 (0.91%) Windows 10
9 4 (0.73%) Windows Phone
10 2 (0.36%) AIX
10 2 (0.36%) Embedded Linux
10 2 (0.36%) VMS
10 2 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.36%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.18%) OpenVMS
11 1 (0.18%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (32.12%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (17.79%) Problem-Solving
3 74 (13.43%) Scrum
4 59 (10.71%) SDLC
5 58 (10.53%) Test Automation
6 57 (10.34%) ITIL
7 50 (9.07%) Software Engineering
8 49 (8.89%) Mentoring
9 46 (8.35%) OO
10 45 (8.17%) Information Security
11 44 (7.99%) Project Management
12 43 (7.80%) Analytics
13 42 (7.62%) Continuous Improvement
14 34 (6.17%) TDD
15 32 (5.81%) Coaching
15 32 (5.81%) Mathematics
15 32 (5.81%) MVC
16 31 (5.63%) Web Development
17 29 (5.26%) Service Delivery
18 28 (5.08%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 133 (24.14%) SQL
2 126 (22.87%) JavaScript
3 118 (21.42%) C#
4 82 (14.88%) Java
5 35 (6.35%) T-SQL
6 34 (6.17%) Python
7 28 (5.08%) PHP
8 22 (3.99%) C
9 17 (3.09%) R
9 17 (3.09%) VBA
10 13 (2.36%) PL/SQL
10 13 (2.36%) VB.NET
11 12 (2.18%) MATLAB
12 11 (2.00%) PowerShell
13 9 (1.63%) C++
14 5 (0.91%) Ruby
14 5 (0.91%) VB
15 4 (0.73%) Apex Code
15 4 (0.73%) Shell Script
16 3 (0.54%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 99 (17.97%) Computer Science Degree
2 30 (5.44%) CISSP
3 25 (4.54%) CISM
4 22 (3.99%) Microsoft Certification
5 19 (3.45%) CISA
5 19 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
6 18 (3.27%) ISEB
7 15 (2.72%) MCSE
8 13 (2.36%) ISTQB
8 13 (2.36%) Master's Degree
9 11 (2.00%) CCNA
9 11 (2.00%) Numerate Degree
10 8 (1.45%) CRISC
11 7 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
11 7 (1.27%) Network+ Certification
11 7 (1.27%) OCP
11 7 (1.27%) Oracle Certification
11 7 (1.27%) SC Cleared
11 7 (1.27%) Security Cleared
12 6 (1.09%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.72%) QA
2 18 (3.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (2.72%) GDPR
4 12 (2.18%) PCI DSS
5 9 (1.63%) PMO
6 8 (1.45%) SLA
7 6 (1.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (0.73%) COBIT
8 4 (0.73%) Disclosure Scotland
9 3 (0.54%) ISO 22301
10 2 (0.36%) Cyber Essentials
11 1 (0.18%) Basel III
11 1 (0.18%) Data Quality
11 1 (0.18%) IFRS
11 1 (0.18%) IFRS 9
11 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 34 (6.17%) Active Directory
2 29 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (2.90%) Virtual Machines
4 13 (2.36%) Hyper-V
5 10 (1.81%) vSphere
6 9 (1.63%) Firmware
7 7 (1.27%) Oracle RAC
8 5 (0.91%) Docker
9 3 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (0.54%) XenApp
10 1 (0.18%) NDS
10 1 (0.18%) NFS
Systems Management
1 7 (1.27%) Data Guard
1 7 (1.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 7 (1.27%) Oracle RMAN
2 6 (1.09%) Microsoft Clustering
2 6 (1.09%) SCCM
2 6 (1.09%) SmoothWall
2 6 (1.09%) vCenter Server
3 5 (0.91%) Grafana
3 5 (0.91%) Single Sign-On
4 4 (0.73%) Ansible
4 4 (0.73%) HP Fortify
5 3 (0.54%) FortiGate
5 3 (0.54%) Nessus
5 3 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.36%) MIMEsweeper
7 1 (0.18%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.18%) Nagios
7 1 (0.18%) Puppet
7 1 (0.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 113 (20.51%) Microsoft
2 37 (6.72%) VMware
3 34 (6.17%) Google
4 31 (5.63%) Twitter
5 24 (4.36%) Adobe
6 21 (3.81%) Oracle
7 15 (2.72%) Capita
8 14 (2.54%) Salesforce.com
8 14 (2.54%) Xerox
9 13 (2.36%) SAP
10 11 (2.00%) Red Hat
11 10 (1.81%) Cisco
12 8 (1.45%) Citrix
13 6 (1.09%) Palo Alto
14 5 (0.91%) Zend
15 4 (0.73%) Apple
15 4 (0.73%) EMC
15 4 (0.73%) F5
15 4 (0.73%) IFS
15 4 (0.73%) ServiceNow