Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 37 26 33
Rank change year-on-year -11 +7 -15
Permanent jobs citing Degree 365 580 573
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 5.98% 7.84% 5.96%
As % of the Qualifications category 40.78% 43.67% 33.43%
Number of salaries quoted 272 442 441
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% - -
10th Percentile £20,000 £22,500 £22,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £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 895 1,328 1,714
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 14.67% 17.94% 17.84%
Number of salaries quoted 686 1,037 1,420
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £22,125 £21,250 £23,725
90th Percentile £69,000 £58,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% 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 17 January 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 17 January 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 -32 148 £35,000 -17.65% 69
North Yorkshire +10 126 £37,500 -6.25% 23
South Yorkshire -6 76 £40,244 -1.24% 32
East Yorkshire -3 11 £45,000 +28.57% 10
Degree
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 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.

1 114 (31.23%) Agile Software Development
2 107 (29.32%) JavaScript
3 101 (27.67%) Finance
4 83 (22.74%) C#
5 81 (22.19%) SQL
6 79 (21.64%) Software Engineering
6 79 (21.64%) Computer Science
7 75 (20.55%) .NET
8 71 (19.45%) Problem-Solving
9 67 (18.36%) Microsoft
10 56 (15.34%) SQL Server
11 53 (14.52%) HTML
11 53 (14.52%) Scrum
12 51 (13.97%) Analytical Skills
13 49 (13.42%) Java
14 48 (13.15%) Analytics
15 45 (12.33%) Computer Science Degree
15 45 (12.33%) Customer-Centricity
16 43 (11.78%) ERP
17 41 (11.23%) CSS
18 40 (10.96%) OO
19 38 (10.41%) Windows
19 38 (10.41%) Salesforce.com
19 38 (10.41%) Advent
19 38 (10.41%) Force.com
19 38 (10.41%) DevOps
19 38 (10.41%) FinancialForce
20 37 (10.14%) Continuous Integration
21 35 (9.59%) Project Management
22 34 (9.32%) Test Automation

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 15 (4.11%) Confluence
2 10 (2.74%) Apache Spark
3 8 (2.19%) CMS
4 4 (1.10%) SharePoint
5 3 (0.82%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.55%) ColdFusion
6 2 (0.55%) Drupal
6 2 (0.55%) IIS
6 2 (0.55%) SAS
6 2 (0.55%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (0.55%) WordPress
7 1 (0.27%) Apache
7 1 (0.27%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.27%) WebLogic
Applications
1 23 (6.30%) Microsoft Excel
2 20 (5.48%) Microsoft Office
3 13 (3.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (2.47%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.27%) CATIA
5 1 (0.27%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.55%) Aligne
1 2 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.55%) Epicor Tropos
1 2 (0.55%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 38 (10.41%) FinancialForce
1 38 (10.41%) Force.com
2 34 (9.32%) Azure
3 26 (7.12%) AWS
4 15 (4.11%) SaaS
5 14 (3.84%) GCP
6 10 (2.74%) Office 365
7 7 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (1.92%) IBM Cloud
8 6 (1.64%) Power Platform
9 2 (0.55%) Trello
10 1 (0.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.27%) Amazon EMR
10 1 (0.27%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.27%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.27%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.27%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.27%) IaaS
10 1 (0.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (4.93%) Firewall
2 16 (4.38%) Wireless
3 12 (3.29%) Internet
4 10 (2.74%) TCP/IP
5 9 (2.47%) DNS
5 9 (2.47%) VoIP
6 7 (1.92%) Broadband
6 7 (1.92%) Wi-Fi
7 6 (1.64%) LAN
7 6 (1.64%) WAN
8 5 (1.37%) DHCP
9 4 (1.10%) Intrusion Detection
10 3 (0.82%) Network Security
10 3 (0.82%) Unified Communications
11 2 (0.55%) BGP
11 2 (0.55%) Ethernet
11 2 (0.55%) HTTP
11 2 (0.55%) MPLS
11 2 (0.55%) OSPF
11 2 (0.55%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (15.34%) SQL Server
2 27 (7.40%) MySQL
3 16 (4.38%) Relational Database
4 11 (3.01%) Big Data
4 11 (3.01%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (2.74%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (2.74%) Hadoop
6 9 (2.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (1.92%) Electronic Patient Records
7 7 (1.92%) NoSQL
8 6 (1.64%) Apache Cassandra
8 6 (1.64%) Flink
8 6 (1.64%) MongoDB
8 6 (1.64%) Power BI
8 6 (1.64%) Redis
9 4 (1.10%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 4 (1.10%) DB2
10 3 (0.82%) Looker
10 3 (0.82%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.55%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 30 (8.22%) Git (software)
2 26 (7.12%) JIRA
3 11 (3.01%) Jenkins
4 9 (2.47%) Subversion
5 7 (1.92%) Visual Studio
5 7 (1.92%) Visual Studio Team System
6 6 (1.64%) Selenium
6 6 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (1.37%) CppUnit
7 5 (1.37%) NUnit
7 5 (1.37%) TestComplete
7 5 (1.37%) WebDriver
8 4 (1.10%) Android Studio
8 4 (1.10%) Ant
8 4 (1.10%) Eclipse
8 4 (1.10%) IntelliJ
8 4 (1.10%) JUnit
8 4 (1.10%) Maven
8 4 (1.10%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 3 (0.82%) git-flow
General
1 101 (27.67%) Finance
2 33 (9.04%) Marketing
3 19 (5.21%) Telecoms
4 14 (3.84%) Public Sector
5 13 (3.56%) Manufacturing
6 12 (3.29%) Billing
7 10 (2.74%) Retail
8 6 (1.64%) Banking
8 6 (1.64%) Online Betting
9 5 (1.37%) Local Government
10 2 (0.55%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.27%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.27%) Games
11 1 (0.27%) Law
11 1 (0.27%) Legal
11 1 (0.27%) Social Science
Job Titles
1 106 (29.04%) Developer
2 35 (9.59%) Software Engineer
3 34 (9.32%) .NET Developer
4 33 (9.04%) Analyst
4 33 (9.04%) Graduate
4 33 (9.04%) Software Developer
5 30 (8.22%) Architect
6 27 (7.40%) C# Developer
7 26 (7.12%) Junior
8 24 (6.58%) C# .NET Developer
9 23 (6.30%) Graduate Developer
10 21 (5.75%) Product Manager
11 15 (4.11%) Junior Developer
12 14 (3.84%) IT Manager
13 13 (3.56%) Business Analyst
14 12 (3.29%) Information Manager
15 11 (3.01%) Information Security Manager
15 11 (3.01%) Security Manager
15 11 (3.01%) Team Leader
16 10 (2.74%) Pega Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (20.55%) .NET
2 53 (14.52%) HTML
3 41 (11.23%) CSS
4 31 (8.49%) ASP.NET
5 28 (7.67%) Web Services
6 18 (4.93%) REST
7 15 (4.11%) HTML5
7 15 (4.11%) Node.js
8 14 (3.84%) .NET Core
9 13 (3.56%) WinForms
10 12 (3.29%) .NET Framework
10 12 (3.29%) CSS3
11 11 (3.01%) AngularJS
11 11 (3.01%) jQuery
12 10 (2.74%) LAMP
12 10 (2.74%) React
13 9 (2.47%) RESTful
14 8 (2.19%) ASP.NET Web API
14 8 (2.19%) Middleware
14 8 (2.19%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 51 (13.97%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (5.48%) Enterprise Software
3 18 (4.93%) User Experience
4 17 (4.66%) Management Information System
5 8 (2.19%) Greenfield Project
6 7 (1.92%) Algorithms
6 7 (1.92%) Analytical Mindset
6 7 (1.92%) Cloud Native
6 7 (1.92%) NHS
6 7 (1.92%) Self-Motivation
7 5 (1.37%) CCTV
7 5 (1.37%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.37%) Smartphone
8 4 (1.10%) Cyberattack
8 4 (1.10%) Data Centre
8 4 (1.10%) SCADA
9 3 (0.82%) Handset
9 3 (0.82%) PMI
9 3 (0.82%) Robotics
9 3 (0.82%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 38 (10.41%) Windows
2 19 (5.21%) Linux
3 10 (2.74%) Unix
4 9 (2.47%) Android
5 8 (2.19%) Windows 7
5 8 (2.19%) Windows Server
6 7 (1.92%) Windows 8
7 5 (1.37%) Windows 10
8 4 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.82%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.82%) SUSE
9 3 (0.82%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 3 (0.82%) Windows Phone
10 2 (0.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (31.23%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (21.64%) Computer Science
2 79 (21.64%) Software Engineering
3 71 (19.45%) Problem-Solving
4 53 (14.52%) Scrum
5 48 (13.15%) Analytics
6 45 (12.33%) Customer-Centricity
7 43 (11.78%) ERP
8 40 (10.96%) OO
9 38 (10.41%) DevOps
10 37 (10.14%) Continuous Integration
11 35 (9.59%) Project Management
12 34 (9.32%) Test Automation
13 31 (8.49%) Microservices
13 31 (8.49%) Web Development
14 24 (6.58%) Information Security
15 23 (6.30%) Collaborative Working
15 23 (6.30%) ITIL
15 23 (6.30%) Sprint Planning
16 22 (6.03%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 107 (29.32%) JavaScript
2 83 (22.74%) C#
3 81 (22.19%) SQL
4 49 (13.42%) Java
5 22 (6.03%) Python
6 16 (4.38%) PHP
7 10 (2.74%) C++
8 8 (2.19%) C
8 8 (2.19%) PowerShell
9 5 (1.37%) R
9 5 (1.37%) VB
10 4 (1.10%) Java 8
10 4 (1.10%) Ruby
11 3 (0.82%) AWK
11 3 (0.82%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.55%) Scala
13 1 (0.27%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.27%) SAS Macro
13 1 (0.27%) VBA
13 1 (0.27%) VC++
Qualifications
1 45 (12.33%) Computer Science Degree
2 25 (6.85%) CISSP
3 23 (6.30%) CISM
4 19 (5.21%) Master's Degree
5 11 (3.01%) HND
6 7 (1.92%) CCNP
6 7 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (1.64%) ISTQB
7 6 (1.64%) Postgraduate
8 5 (1.37%) PMI Certification
8 5 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (1.10%) HNC
9 4 (1.10%) ISEB
9 4 (1.10%) MCITP
9 4 (1.10%) MCSA
9 4 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (1.10%) SANS
10 3 (0.82%) CISA
10 3 (0.82%) Numerate Degree
10 3 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (7.12%) QA
2 17 (4.66%) PCI DSS
3 12 (3.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (2.19%) NIST
5 7 (1.92%) HL7
6 5 (1.37%) GDPR
7 3 (0.82%) PMO
7 3 (0.82%) SLA
8 1 (0.27%) Data Quality
System Software
1 14 (3.84%) Active Directory
2 13 (3.56%) Docker
3 3 (0.82%) BitLocker
4 2 (0.55%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.55%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (0.55%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (0.27%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.27%) Tivoli Directory Server
5 1 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (3.01%) Ansible
2 10 (2.74%) Puppet
3 7 (1.92%) Kubernetes
4 6 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (1.64%) Terraform
5 5 (1.37%) SCCM
6 3 (0.82%) Microsoft Intune
6 3 (0.82%) WSUS
7 1 (0.27%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 67 (18.36%) Microsoft
2 38 (10.41%) Advent
2 38 (10.41%) Salesforce.com
3 12 (3.29%) Oracle
4 10 (2.74%) IBM
4 10 (2.74%) Pega
5 9 (2.47%) Cisco
6 8 (2.19%) Zend
7 6 (1.64%) Atlassian
7 6 (1.64%) Facebook
7 6 (1.64%) Twitter
8 5 (1.37%) Autodesk
8 5 (1.37%) Perforce
8 5 (1.37%) TOWER Software
9 4 (1.10%) Google
9 4 (1.10%) Xamarin
10 3 (0.82%) Apple
10 3 (0.82%) Red Hat
10 3 (0.82%) Remedy
10 3 (0.82%) ServiceNow