Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 18 19
Rank change year-on-year -10 +1 +5
Permanent jobs citing Degree 652 1003 1294
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 6.72% 9.05% 9.81%
As % of the Qualifications category 36.04% 40.18% 40.10%
Number of salaries quoted 508 860 1031
Yorkshire median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.75% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £21,425 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 1809 2496 3227
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 18.65% 22.51% 24.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1470 2098 2555
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £22,000 £25,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,279 £60,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017. 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 -6 464 £40,000 -5.88% 38
South Yorkshire -12 71 £42,500 +11.84% 8
North Yorkshire -29 51 £42,000 +5.00% 4
East Yorkshire -11 44 £32,500 -7.14% 5
Humberside - 6 £32,500 -
Degree
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Degree.

1 228 (34.97%) SQL
2 199 (30.52%) Agile Software Development
3 159 (24.39%) Microsoft
4 156 (23.93%) Computer Science
5 132 (20.25%) SQL Server
6 131 (20.09%) Finance
7 130 (19.94%) Analytical Skills
8 125 (19.17%) JavaScript
9 120 (18.40%) C#
10 118 (18.10%) HTML
11 115 (17.64%) .NET
12 108 (16.56%) Java
13 105 (16.10%) Computer Science Degree
14 104 (15.95%) CSS
15 96 (14.72%) Software Engineering
16 82 (12.58%) Mentoring
17 75 (11.50%) Git (software)
18 71 (10.89%) Test Automation
19 68 (10.43%) Windows
19 68 (10.43%) Business Intelligence
20 63 (9.66%) OO
20 63 (9.66%) Scrum
20 63 (9.66%) jQuery
21 62 (9.51%) Analytics
22 59 (9.05%) Oracle
23 57 (8.74%) Mathematics
23 57 (8.74%) Marketing
24 56 (8.59%) Web Services
24 56 (8.59%) XML
25 53 (8.13%) ITIL

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 23 (3.53%) SAS
2 15 (2.30%) CMS
2 15 (2.30%) IIS
3 14 (2.15%) MS Exchange
4 11 (1.69%) SharePoint
5 10 (1.53%) Tomcat
6 5 (0.77%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (0.61%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (0.61%) OpenStack
8 3 (0.46%) Anypoint
8 3 (0.46%) Confluence
8 3 (0.46%) Jetty
9 2 (0.31%) Apache
9 2 (0.31%) JBoss
9 2 (0.31%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.15%) nginx
10 1 (0.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.15%) WordPress
Applications
1 34 (5.21%) Microsoft Excel
2 26 (3.99%) Microsoft Office
3 13 (1.99%) SPSS
4 7 (1.07%) SOLIDWORKS
5 6 (0.92%) AutoCAD
5 6 (0.92%) Photoshop
6 5 (0.77%) Autodesk Inventor
7 4 (0.61%) InVision
8 3 (0.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 2 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 2 (0.31%) Microsoft Project
9 2 (0.31%) Solid Edge
10 1 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.15%) MS Visio
10 1 (0.15%) Simulink
10 1 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (1.23%) Magento
2 7 (1.07%) Shopify
3 6 (0.92%) SAP ERP
4 5 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.46%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.46%) Sage 200
6 2 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.31%) SAP EWM
6 2 (0.31%) SAP Hybris
6 2 (0.31%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.15%) Cerner Millennium
7 1 (0.15%) SAP WM
7 1 (0.15%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 21 (3.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (2.91%) Google Analytics
3 17 (2.61%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (2.30%) Office 365
5 13 (1.99%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (1.23%) Google Tag Manager
6 8 (1.23%) SaaS
7 4 (0.61%) IaaS
7 4 (0.61%) npm
8 3 (0.46%) Slack
9 2 (0.31%) PaaS
10 1 (0.15%) CallidusCloud
10 1 (0.15%) Force.com
10 1 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.15%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 42 (6.44%) Firewall
2 18 (2.76%) Cisco ASA
3 15 (2.30%) Wireless
4 14 (2.15%) VoIP
5 12 (1.84%) Cisco Nexus
5 12 (1.84%) EIGRP
5 12 (1.84%) Ethernet
5 12 (1.84%) OSPF
6 8 (1.23%) DNS
6 8 (1.23%) Internet
6 8 (1.23%) LAN
6 8 (1.23%) SAN
6 8 (1.23%) WAN
7 7 (1.07%) HTTP
7 7 (1.07%) VPN
8 6 (0.92%) WebEx
9 5 (0.77%) DHCP
9 5 (0.77%) Intrusion Detection
9 5 (0.77%) SSL
10 4 (0.61%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 132 (20.25%) SQL Server
2 34 (5.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 32 (4.91%) NoSQL
4 25 (3.83%) Data Warehouse
5 22 (3.37%) MySQL
5 22 (3.37%) Oracle Database
6 21 (3.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 20 (3.07%) Oracle Database 11g
7 20 (3.07%) Relational Database
8 15 (2.30%) MS Access
8 15 (2.30%) Oracle Database 10g
9 14 (2.15%) Data Mining
10 12 (1.84%) Big Data
11 11 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 10 (1.53%) BusinessObjects
12 10 (1.53%) SQL Server 2005
13 7 (1.07%) PostgreSQL
13 7 (1.07%) SQL Server 2008
14 6 (0.92%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
14 6 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 75 (11.50%) Git (software)
2 44 (6.75%) Subversion
3 28 (4.29%) Mercurial
3 28 (4.29%) Visual Studio
4 25 (3.83%) JIRA
5 24 (3.68%) Team Foundation Server
6 20 (3.07%) SpecFlow
7 15 (2.30%) Oracle APEX
8 13 (1.99%) Selenium
9 10 (1.53%) Jenkins
10 9 (1.38%) WebDriver
11 8 (1.23%) FitNesse
11 8 (1.23%) Oracle Forms
12 7 (1.07%) Gradle
12 7 (1.07%) JUnit
12 7 (1.07%) tSQLt
13 6 (0.92%) Eclipse
13 6 (0.92%) Maven
13 6 (0.92%) Toad
14 5 (0.77%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 131 (20.09%) Finance
2 57 (8.74%) Marketing
3 29 (4.45%) Retail
4 17 (2.61%) Manufacturing
5 14 (2.15%) Automotive
6 12 (1.84%) Legal
7 11 (1.69%) Games
7 11 (1.69%) Multimedia
8 9 (1.38%) Banking
8 9 (1.38%) Pharmaceutical
9 8 (1.23%) Electronics
10 7 (1.07%) Back Office
11 6 (0.92%) Telecoms
12 5 (0.77%) Law
13 4 (0.61%) Billing
13 4 (0.61%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.46%) Advertising
14 3 (0.46%) Brand Awareness
15 1 (0.15%) French Language
15 1 (0.15%) German Language
Job Titles
1 202 (30.98%) Developer
2 110 (16.87%) Analyst
3 81 (12.42%) Graduate
4 59 (9.05%) Consultant
5 48 (7.36%) Software Engineer
6 47 (7.21%) Software Developer
7 42 (6.44%) Senior Developer
8 39 (5.98%) Graduate Consultant
9 36 (5.52%) C# Developer
10 33 (5.06%) Junior
11 31 (4.75%) IT Graduate
11 31 (4.75%) Java Engineer
11 31 (4.75%) Senior Software Engineer
12 30 (4.60%) Java Developer
13 28 (4.29%) Graduate IT Consultant
13 28 (4.29%) IT Consultant
14 27 (4.14%) Team Leader
15 26 (3.99%) .NET Developer
15 26 (3.99%) Java Software Engineer
16 25 (3.83%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (18.10%) HTML
2 115 (17.64%) .NET
3 104 (15.95%) CSS
4 63 (9.66%) jQuery
5 56 (8.59%) Web Services
5 56 (8.59%) XML
6 48 (7.36%) ASP.NET
7 43 (6.60%) AngularJS
8 36 (5.52%) HTML5
9 30 (4.60%) .NET Framework
10 29 (4.45%) WCF
11 22 (3.37%) ASP.NET MVC
11 22 (3.37%) Spring
12 21 (3.22%) Node.js
12 21 (3.22%) RESTful
12 21 (3.22%) SOAP
13 20 (3.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 19 (2.91%) LINQ
15 17 (2.61%) WPF
16 16 (2.45%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 156 (23.93%) Computer Science
2 130 (19.94%) Analytical Skills
3 52 (7.98%) Management Information System
4 49 (7.52%) NHS
5 46 (7.06%) User Experience
6 39 (5.98%) Algorithms
7 32 (4.91%) Data Structures
8 13 (1.99%) Driving Licence
8 13 (1.99%) Enterprise Software
8 13 (1.99%) Fintech
9 12 (1.84%) Data Centre
10 10 (1.53%) Greenfield Project
11 9 (1.38%) Replication
11 9 (1.38%) Social Media
11 9 (1.38%) Virtual Team
12 7 (1.07%) Credit Risk
12 7 (1.07%) Digital Media
12 7 (1.07%) FMCG
13 6 (0.92%) Hedge funds
13 6 (0.92%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 68 (10.43%) Windows
2 46 (7.06%) Linux
3 28 (4.29%) Windows Server
4 19 (2.91%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (2.61%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (2.30%) Unix
7 13 (1.99%) Apple iOS
8 11 (1.69%) Android
9 10 (1.53%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (1.07%) Windows 7
10 7 (1.07%) Windows 8
11 6 (0.92%) Windows XP
12 5 (0.77%) Windows 10
13 4 (0.61%) Embedded Linux
13 4 (0.61%) Windows Phone
14 2 (0.31%) Solaris
14 2 (0.31%) Windows Mobile
15 1 (0.15%) AIX
15 1 (0.15%) CentOS
15 1 (0.15%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 199 (30.52%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (14.72%) Software Engineering
3 82 (12.58%) Mentoring
4 71 (10.89%) Test Automation
5 68 (10.43%) Business Intelligence
6 63 (9.66%) OO
6 63 (9.66%) Scrum
7 62 (9.51%) Analytics
8 57 (8.74%) Mathematics
9 53 (8.13%) ITIL
10 51 (7.82%) Project Management
11 46 (7.06%) SDLC
12 44 (6.75%) Software Testing
13 37 (5.67%) Continuous Integration
14 35 (5.37%) MVC
15 32 (4.91%) Continuous Improvement
16 31 (4.75%) TDD
17 28 (4.29%) Time Management
17 28 (4.29%) Web Development
18 26 (3.99%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 228 (34.97%) SQL
2 125 (19.17%) JavaScript
3 120 (18.40%) C#
4 108 (16.56%) Java
5 50 (7.67%) Python
6 36 (5.52%) PL/SQL
7 32 (4.91%) T-SQL
8 31 (4.75%) C++
9 28 (4.29%) PHP
10 26 (3.99%) Ruby
11 17 (2.61%) C
11 17 (2.61%) R
12 13 (1.99%) PowerShell
12 13 (1.99%) VBA
13 10 (1.53%) VB
14 9 (1.38%) MATLAB
15 8 (1.23%) Bash Shell
15 8 (1.23%) Embedded C
16 6 (0.92%) Assembly Language
16 6 (0.92%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 105 (16.10%) Computer Science Degree
2 25 (3.83%) Cisco Certification
3 23 (3.53%) CCNA
4 21 (3.22%) Numerate Degree
5 18 (2.76%) Master's Degree
5 18 (2.76%) Microsoft Certification
6 15 (2.30%) CCNP
6 15 (2.30%) MCSE
7 14 (2.15%) HNC
7 14 (2.15%) HND
7 14 (2.15%) ISTQB
8 12 (1.84%) CCIE
9 11 (1.69%) CISSP
9 11 (1.69%) ISEB
10 10 (1.53%) CISM
10 10 (1.53%) MCSA
11 9 (1.38%) CEH
11 9 (1.38%) CISA
11 9 (1.38%) ITIL Certification
11 9 (1.38%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (2.76%) QA
2 9 (1.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.07%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.92%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.92%) SLA
5 5 (0.77%) PMO
6 2 (0.31%) GDPR
6 2 (0.31%) HL7
6 2 (0.31%) ISO 9000
6 2 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.15%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 18 (2.76%) Active Directory
2 15 (2.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (1.53%) Hyper-V
4 8 (1.23%) Firmware
5 2 (0.31%) Docker
5 2 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.31%) vSphere
6 1 (0.15%) XenApp
6 1 (0.15%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (0.77%) DameWare
1 5 (0.77%) Perfmon
2 3 (0.46%) AirWatch
2 3 (0.46%) Ansible
2 3 (0.46%) Nagios
2 3 (0.46%) Nessus
2 3 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.46%) Puppet
2 3 (0.46%) SCCM
2 3 (0.46%) SCOM
3 2 (0.31%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (0.31%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.31%) OpenNMS
3 2 (0.31%) Rancher
3 2 (0.31%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.15%) John the Ripper
4 1 (0.15%) OpenVAS
4 1 (0.15%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.15%) WSUS
Vendors
1 159 (24.39%) Microsoft
2 59 (9.05%) Oracle
3 37 (5.67%) Cisco
4 36 (5.52%) Google
4 36 (5.52%) VMware
5 28 (4.29%) Virgin Media
6 17 (2.61%) Avaya
6 17 (2.61%) SAP
7 16 (2.45%) Tableau
8 14 (2.15%) Dell
9 12 (1.84%) Apple
9 12 (1.84%) Brocade
9 12 (1.84%) Genesys
9 12 (1.84%) SonicWALL
9 12 (1.84%) Verint
10 11 (1.69%) Citrix
10 11 (1.69%) Twitter
11 7 (1.07%) Facebook
12 6 (0.92%) Alteryx
12 6 (0.92%) F5