Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 33 18
Rank change year-on-year +7 -15 -1
Permanent jobs citing Degree 603 622 1,004
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 7.59% 6.35% 9.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 43.32% 34.44% 40.48%
Number of salaries quoted 464 482 846
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £39,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.91% -1.88% +3.90%
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £63,750
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 1,392 1,806 2,480
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 17.52% 18.44% 22.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1,095 1,476 2,067
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,500 £25,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £62,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 13 December 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 13 December 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 -5 340 £42,500 +6.25% 80
South Yorkshire +14 111 £41,500 +18.57% 34
North Yorkshire +22 109 £40,750 -4.12% 21
East Yorkshire +2 32 £33,500 +3.08% 14
Humberside +1 3 £35,000 +7.69%
Degree
England

For the 6 months to 13 December 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.

1 188 (31.18%) Computer Science
2 155 (25.70%) Agile Software Development
3 146 (24.21%) Finance
4 137 (22.72%) SQL
5 136 (22.55%) C#
6 132 (21.89%) .NET
7 131 (21.72%) Microsoft
8 101 (16.75%) JavaScript
9 99 (16.42%) Windows
10 96 (15.92%) Problem-Solving
11 90 (14.93%) Software Engineering
12 89 (14.76%) Linux
13 88 (14.59%) Computer Science Degree
14 85 (14.10%) Analytical Skills
15 84 (13.93%) Java
16 79 (13.10%) SQL Server
16 79 (13.10%) Scrum
17 77 (12.77%) HTML
18 75 (12.44%) Microsoft Azure
19 72 (11.94%) Project Management
20 67 (11.11%) CSS
21 65 (10.78%) SDLC
22 63 (10.45%) Mentoring
23 62 (10.28%) Oracle
24 59 (9.78%) Test Automation
24 59 (9.78%) Mathematics
25 56 (9.29%) Analytics
26 54 (8.96%) C
27 50 (8.29%) Python
27 50 (8.29%) Git (software)

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 30 (4.98%) Apache
2 22 (3.65%) SharePoint
3 21 (3.48%) SAS
4 19 (3.15%) IIS
5 17 (2.82%) NServiceBus
6 14 (2.32%) Tomcat
7 13 (2.16%) MS Exchange
8 12 (1.99%) JBoss
9 8 (1.33%) CMS
9 8 (1.33%) WebLogic
10 7 (1.16%) Confluence
11 5 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
11 5 (0.83%) WordPress
12 4 (0.66%) nginx
12 4 (0.66%) Oracle Application Server
13 2 (0.33%) Apache Spark
13 2 (0.33%) GlassFish
13 2 (0.33%) IBM Notes
13 2 (0.33%) Kentico
13 2 (0.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 29 (4.81%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (3.32%) Microsoft Excel
3 17 (2.82%) Photoshop
4 9 (1.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (0.83%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.33%) InVision
7 1 (0.17%) FileZilla
7 1 (0.17%) Flinto
7 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.17%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.17%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
1 5 (0.83%) Magento
1 5 (0.83%) SAP ERP
2 3 (0.50%) Shopify
3 2 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.33%) SAP CO
3 2 (0.33%) SAP FI
3 2 (0.33%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.17%) BASE24
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 75 (12.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (5.14%) SaaS
3 24 (3.98%) Office 365
4 18 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
4 18 (2.99%) PaaS
5 17 (2.82%) GitHub
6 10 (1.66%) IaaS
7 7 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.50%) AWS Lambda
8 3 (0.50%) FinancialForce
8 3 (0.50%) IBM Cloud
8 3 (0.50%) npm
8 3 (0.50%) Serverless
9 2 (0.33%) Amazon ELB
9 2 (0.33%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.33%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (0.33%) Azure Data Factory
9 2 (0.33%) NuGet
9 2 (0.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 32 (5.31%) Firewall
2 20 (3.32%) HTTP
3 16 (2.65%) Internet
3 16 (2.65%) Remote Desktop
4 14 (2.32%) LAN
5 13 (2.16%) Bluetooth
5 13 (2.16%) DNS
5 13 (2.16%) GSM
5 13 (2.16%) TCP/IP
5 13 (2.16%) Wi-Fi
6 10 (1.66%) Intrusion Detection
6 10 (1.66%) Network Security
6 10 (1.66%) WAN
7 8 (1.33%) VPN
8 7 (1.16%) VoIP
9 6 (1.00%) Ethernet
10 5 (0.83%) BGP
10 5 (0.83%) Cisco Firepower
10 5 (0.83%) DWDM
10 5 (0.83%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (13.10%) SQL Server
2 36 (5.97%) MySQL
3 30 (4.98%) Relational Database
4 27 (4.48%) Oracle Database
5 23 (3.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 22 (3.65%) Power BI
6 22 (3.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 16 (2.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 15 (2.49%) QlikView
9 14 (2.32%) Data Warehouse
10 13 (2.16%) NoSQL
11 9 (1.49%) Big Data
11 9 (1.49%) Hadoop
11 9 (1.49%) Oracle Database 11g
11 9 (1.49%) Oracle Reports
12 8 (1.33%) Base SAS
12 8 (1.33%) Oracle Database 12c
13 7 (1.16%) SAP BW
13 7 (1.16%) SAS Enterprise Guide
13 7 (1.16%) SAS Enterprise Miner
Development Applications
1 50 (8.29%) Git (software)
2 20 (3.32%) JIRA
3 18 (2.99%) Visual Studio
4 16 (2.65%) Selenium
5 14 (2.32%) Axure RP
6 13 (2.16%) JUnit
6 13 (2.16%) LabVIEW
6 13 (2.16%) TeamCity
7 11 (1.82%) Visual Studio Team System
8 9 (1.49%) SonarQube
9 8 (1.33%) Oracle Forms
10 7 (1.16%) Jasmine
10 7 (1.16%) Protractor
10 7 (1.16%) TestNG
11 6 (1.00%) Jenkins
12 5 (0.83%) Gradle
13 4 (0.66%) Eclipse
13 4 (0.66%) IntelliJ
13 4 (0.66%) Oracle APEX
13 4 (0.66%) Subversion
General
1 146 (24.21%) Finance
2 33 (5.47%) Marketing
3 32 (5.31%) Electronics
3 32 (5.31%) Manufacturing
4 26 (4.31%) Retail
5 16 (2.65%) Banking
6 15 (2.49%) Automotive
6 15 (2.49%) Legal
7 13 (2.16%) Aerospace
7 13 (2.16%) Investment Banking
8 12 (1.99%) Games
9 9 (1.49%) Law
10 7 (1.16%) Czech Language
11 5 (0.83%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (0.66%) Back Office
12 4 (0.66%) Retail Finance
12 4 (0.66%) Telecoms
13 3 (0.50%) German Language
14 2 (0.33%) French Language
Job Titles
1 173 (28.69%) Developer
2 115 (19.07%) Analyst
3 52 (8.62%) Software Engineer
4 45 (7.46%) Software Developer
5 37 (6.14%) .NET Developer
6 34 (5.64%) Senior Developer
7 32 (5.31%) Consultant
8 31 (5.14%) Project Manager
9 28 (4.64%) Senior Analyst
10 25 (4.15%) Administrator
10 25 (4.15%) Embedded Engineer
10 25 (4.15%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 24 (3.98%) Graduate
11 24 (3.98%) Java Developer
11 24 (3.98%) JavaScript Developer
12 22 (3.65%) Junior
13 20 (3.32%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 19 (3.15%) Node.js Developer
15 18 (2.99%) Designer
15 18 (2.99%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (21.89%) .NET
2 77 (12.77%) HTML
3 67 (11.11%) CSS
4 43 (7.13%) ASP.NET
5 40 (6.63%) AngularJS
6 36 (5.97%) jQuery
7 33 (5.47%) .NET Framework
8 25 (4.15%) RESTful
9 23 (3.81%) Angular 2
9 23 (3.81%) Node.js
10 22 (3.65%) Web Services
11 21 (3.48%) HTML5
12 20 (3.32%) Middleware
13 18 (2.99%) Spring
13 18 (2.99%) XML
14 17 (2.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 16 (2.65%) Ajax
15 16 (2.65%) Socket.IO
16 15 (2.49%) CSS3
17 13 (2.16%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 85 (14.10%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (6.80%) User Experience
3 35 (5.80%) Management Information System
4 30 (4.98%) Data Centre
4 30 (4.98%) Driving Licence
5 27 (4.48%) Self-Motivation
6 20 (3.32%) Client/Server
7 17 (2.82%) Linux Command Line
8 14 (2.32%) Enterprise Software
8 14 (2.32%) Mobile App
9 13 (2.16%) Public Cloud
10 10 (1.66%) Greenfield Project
11 7 (1.16%) Derivative
11 7 (1.16%) Life Science
12 6 (1.00%) Data Structures
12 6 (1.00%) NHS
13 5 (0.83%) Graphic Design
13 5 (0.83%) Social Media
14 4 (0.66%) Fat Client
14 4 (0.66%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 99 (16.42%) Windows
2 89 (14.76%) Linux
3 37 (6.14%) Windows Server
4 24 (3.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 20 (3.32%) Unix
6 12 (1.99%) Android
6 12 (1.99%) SUSE
6 12 (1.99%) Windows 7
7 10 (1.66%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (1.49%) Apple iOS
9 6 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (0.83%) Windows 10
11 4 (0.66%) Oracle Linux
11 4 (0.66%) Windows 8
11 4 (0.66%) Windows Phone
12 2 (0.33%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.33%) zOS
13 1 (0.17%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 188 (31.18%) Computer Science
2 155 (25.70%) Agile Software Development
3 96 (15.92%) Problem-Solving
4 90 (14.93%) Software Engineering
5 79 (13.10%) Scrum
6 72 (11.94%) Project Management
7 65 (10.78%) SDLC
8 63 (10.45%) Mentoring
9 59 (9.78%) Mathematics
9 59 (9.78%) Test Automation
10 56 (9.29%) Analytics
11 46 (7.63%) Continuous Integration
11 46 (7.63%) ITIL
12 43 (7.13%) Coaching
13 41 (6.80%) DevOps
14 37 (6.14%) TDD
15 36 (5.97%) Collaborative Working
15 36 (5.97%) Root Cause Analysis
16 35 (5.80%) Information Security
17 34 (5.64%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 137 (22.72%) SQL
2 136 (22.55%) C#
3 101 (16.75%) JavaScript
4 84 (13.93%) Java
5 54 (8.96%) C
6 50 (8.29%) Python
7 33 (5.47%) C++
8 29 (4.81%) PHP
9 24 (3.98%) PowerShell
9 24 (3.98%) T-SQL
9 24 (3.98%) TypeScript
9 24 (3.98%) VB
10 20 (3.32%) Ruby
11 19 (3.15%) Perl
12 18 (2.99%) Bash Shell
13 17 (2.82%) ES6
13 17 (2.82%) Shell Script
14 15 (2.49%) R
15 14 (2.32%) PL/SQL
15 14 (2.32%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 88 (14.59%) Computer Science Degree
2 24 (3.98%) Microsoft Certification
3 21 (3.48%) CISSP
4 17 (2.82%) Numerate Degree
5 16 (2.65%) DBS Check
6 14 (2.32%) CISM
7 13 (2.16%) MCSA
7 13 (2.16%) Security Cleared
8 12 (1.99%) CISA
8 12 (1.99%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (1.99%) RHCE
8 12 (1.99%) RHCSA
9 10 (1.66%) CCNA
10 8 (1.33%) MCSE
11 6 (1.00%) HND
11 6 (1.00%) ISEB
11 6 (1.00%) PMI Certification
12 5 (0.83%) ISTQB
12 5 (0.83%) Oracle Certification
12 5 (0.83%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (8.13%) QA
2 25 (4.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (2.16%) GDPR
4 9 (1.49%) PCI DSS
4 9 (1.49%) SLA
5 4 (0.66%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.33%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (0.33%) IFRS
6 2 (0.33%) IFRS 9
7 1 (0.17%) GAMP
7 1 (0.17%) GxP
7 1 (0.17%) ISO 13485
7 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 1 (0.17%) PMO
7 1 (0.17%) PSD2
System Software
1 30 (4.98%) Active Directory
2 14 (2.32%) Firmware
3 12 (1.99%) Gluster
3 12 (1.99%) GlusterFS
4 7 (1.16%) Hyper-V
4 7 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (1.00%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (0.83%) Docker
6 5 (0.83%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.33%) XenApp
8 1 (0.17%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 17 (2.82%) Ansible
2 15 (2.49%) Puppet
3 12 (1.99%) Nagios
3 12 (1.99%) vRealize
4 6 (1.00%) SCOrch
5 5 (0.83%) Data Guard
5 5 (0.83%) Nessus
5 5 (0.83%) Oracle RMAN
6 4 (0.66%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 3 (0.50%) Kubernetes
7 3 (0.50%) McAfee ePO
7 3 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (0.50%) SCCM
7 3 (0.50%) Terraform
8 2 (0.33%) AirWatch
8 2 (0.33%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
8 2 (0.33%) Control-M
8 2 (0.33%) QRadar
8 2 (0.33%) Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.17%) Nmap
Vendors
1 131 (21.72%) Microsoft
2 62 (10.28%) Oracle
3 31 (5.14%) VMware
4 25 (4.15%) Red Hat
5 18 (2.99%) SAP
6 17 (2.82%) Tableau
7 15 (2.49%) Cisco
8 12 (1.99%) EMC
8 12 (1.99%) Salesforce.com
9 10 (1.66%) Fortinet
9 10 (1.66%) IBM
10 9 (1.49%) Citrix
10 9 (1.49%) LogRhythm
11 8 (1.33%) Google
12 7 (1.16%) CheckPoint
12 7 (1.16%) Informatica
12 7 (1.16%) MuleSoft
12 7 (1.16%) Palo Alto
12 7 (1.16%) Perforce
12 7 (1.16%) SolarWinds