Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 26 21
Rank change year-on-year -11 -5 +1
Permanent jobs citing Degree 575 787 980
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 6.28% 7.64% 8.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 39.44% 38.41% 36.20%
Number of salaries quoted 454 634 832
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £20,500 £21,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £67,500
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 1,458 2,049 2,707
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 15.94% 19.90% 23.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1,179 1,626 2,235
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.59% +5.63% -
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £46,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +7.53% -2.11% +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 21 August 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 21 August 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 -16 342 £45,000 +12.50% 98
South Yorkshire +3 133 £45,000 -10.00% 40
North Yorkshire +11 82 £37,500 -11.76% 29
East Yorkshire -20 8 £20,000 -23.08% 10
Humberside - 5 £32,500 -
Degree
England

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 167 (29.04%) Finance
2 160 (27.83%) Agile Software Development
3 150 (26.09%) Computer Science
4 135 (23.48%) SQL
5 130 (22.61%) JavaScript
6 117 (20.35%) HTML
7 114 (19.83%) Microsoft
8 113 (19.65%) .NET
9 111 (19.30%) C#
10 108 (18.78%) Problem-Solving
11 103 (17.91%) Java
12 101 (17.57%) CSS
13 94 (16.35%) Analytical Skills
14 89 (15.48%) Linux
14 89 (15.48%) Computer Science Degree
15 83 (14.43%) SQL Server
16 79 (13.74%) Scrum
17 66 (11.48%) SDLC
18 64 (11.13%) Microsoft Azure
19 63 (10.96%) Analytics
20 60 (10.43%) Test Automation
21 59 (10.26%) ITIL
21 59 (10.26%) Windows
22 58 (10.09%) Mentoring
23 54 (9.39%) jQuery
24 52 (9.04%) Information Security
25 51 (8.87%) Firewall
26 48 (8.35%) Project Management
26 48 (8.35%) Python
26 48 (8.35%) Oracle

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 26 (4.52%) Apache
2 25 (4.35%) SAS
3 16 (2.78%) CMS
3 16 (2.78%) SharePoint
4 15 (2.61%) Tomcat
5 10 (1.74%) IIS
6 9 (1.57%) WebLogic
7 8 (1.39%) JBoss
7 8 (1.39%) Oracle Application Server
8 7 (1.22%) Confluence
8 7 (1.22%) Elasticsearch
9 5 (0.87%) WordPress
10 4 (0.70%) Apache Spark
10 4 (0.70%) nginx
11 3 (0.52%) Drupal
11 3 (0.52%) MS Exchange
12 2 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 1 (0.17%) ColdFusion
13 1 (0.17%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 44 (7.65%) Microsoft Excel
2 41 (7.13%) Microsoft Office
3 14 (2.43%) Photoshop
4 12 (2.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 7 (1.22%) Adobe Illustrator
6 5 (0.87%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.87%) SPSS
7 4 (0.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 3 (0.52%) Microsoft Project
9 2 (0.35%) Autodesk Inventor
9 2 (0.35%) EViews
9 2 (0.35%) InVision
9 2 (0.35%) SOLIDWORKS
9 2 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.17%) PTC Creo
10 1 (0.17%) Siemens NX
10 1 (0.17%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 4 (0.70%) Magento
2 2 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.35%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.17%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.17%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 64 (11.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 37 (6.43%) SaaS
3 27 (4.70%) PaaS
4 25 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
5 23 (4.00%) IaaS
6 17 (2.96%) Office 365
7 10 (1.74%) GitHub
8 6 (1.04%) Amazon EC2
8 6 (1.04%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 4 (0.70%) AWS Lambda
9 4 (0.70%) FinancialForce
9 4 (0.70%) Serverless
10 3 (0.52%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (0.52%) Google Analytics
11 2 (0.35%) Basecamp
11 2 (0.35%) Dynamics 365
11 2 (0.35%) Google App Engine
11 2 (0.35%) Google Cloud Platform
11 2 (0.35%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 51 (8.87%) Firewall
2 27 (4.70%) DNS
3 25 (4.35%) Intrusion Detection
4 23 (4.00%) HTTP
5 22 (3.83%) TCP/IP
6 16 (2.78%) Internet
7 13 (2.26%) DHCP
8 11 (1.91%) Wireless
9 9 (1.57%) Remote Desktop
9 9 (1.57%) Symposium
10 8 (1.39%) VLAN
10 8 (1.39%) VPN
11 7 (1.22%) Network Security
11 7 (1.22%) VoIP
12 6 (1.04%) HTTPS
12 6 (1.04%) IPsec
12 6 (1.04%) NAS
12 6 (1.04%) SAN
12 6 (1.04%) SMTP
12 6 (1.04%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (14.43%) SQL Server
2 37 (6.43%) MySQL
3 25 (4.35%) Oracle Database
4 24 (4.17%) Relational Database
5 20 (3.48%) Big Data
5 20 (3.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 18 (3.13%) Power BI
7 15 (2.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 14 (2.43%) Base SAS
8 14 (2.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 11 (1.91%) Oracle Database 12c
9 11 (1.91%) QlikView
10 10 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (1.74%) MS Access
11 9 (1.57%) MongoDB
11 9 (1.57%) Oracle Database 11g
11 9 (1.57%) Oracle Reports
12 8 (1.39%) Oracle Exadata
13 7 (1.22%) NoSQL
14 6 (1.04%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 48 (8.35%) Git (software)
2 22 (3.83%) Selenium
3 18 (3.13%) JIRA
4 15 (2.61%) Jasmine
4 15 (2.61%) Protractor
5 13 (2.26%) Axure RP
6 11 (1.91%) Visual Studio Team System
7 10 (1.74%) JUnit
8 9 (1.57%) SonarQube
8 9 (1.57%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (1.39%) Oracle Forms
9 8 (1.39%) Subversion
9 8 (1.39%) TestNG
9 8 (1.39%) Vagrant
9 8 (1.39%) Visual Studio
10 7 (1.22%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 7 (1.22%) Cucumber
10 7 (1.22%) Mocha
10 7 (1.22%) SpecFlow
11 6 (1.04%) WebDriver
General
1 167 (29.04%) Finance
2 34 (5.91%) Retail
3 22 (3.83%) Marketing
4 17 (2.96%) Legal
5 14 (2.43%) Banking
6 13 (2.26%) Electronics
7 12 (2.09%) Manufacturing
7 12 (2.09%) Pharmaceutical
8 10 (1.74%) Local Government
9 8 (1.39%) Automotive
9 8 (1.39%) Games
10 7 (1.22%) Law
11 5 (0.87%) French Language
11 5 (0.87%) Retail Banking
12 4 (0.70%) Aerospace
13 3 (0.52%) German Language
13 3 (0.52%) Telecoms
14 2 (0.35%) Advertising
14 2 (0.35%) Back Office
14 2 (0.35%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 175 (30.43%) Developer
2 111 (19.30%) Analyst
3 56 (9.74%) Graduate
4 38 (6.61%) .NET Developer
5 35 (6.09%) Graduate Developer
6 34 (5.91%) Project Manager
6 34 (5.91%) Senior Developer
6 34 (5.91%) Software Developer
7 30 (5.22%) Consultant
8 27 (4.70%) Junior
9 24 (4.17%) Administrator
10 23 (4.00%) Software Engineer
11 22 (3.83%) Java Developer
12 21 (3.65%) Architect
12 21 (3.65%) Senior Analyst
13 19 (3.30%) Tester
14 18 (3.13%) JavaScript Developer
14 18 (3.13%) Security Analyst
15 17 (2.96%) Designer
16 16 (2.78%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (20.35%) HTML
2 113 (19.65%) .NET
3 101 (17.57%) CSS
4 54 (9.39%) jQuery
5 39 (6.78%) Web Services
6 36 (6.26%) HTML5
7 32 (5.57%) ASP.NET
8 29 (5.04%) RESTful
9 26 (4.52%) AngularJS
10 24 (4.17%) CSS3
11 21 (3.65%) XML
12 20 (3.48%) Spring
13 19 (3.30%) Node.js
14 15 (2.61%) REST
14 15 (2.61%) SOAP
15 13 (2.26%) React
16 12 (2.09%) WSDL
17 11 (1.91%) .NET Framework
17 11 (1.91%) Ajax
18 10 (1.74%) Socket.IO
Miscellaneous
1 150 (26.09%) Computer Science
2 94 (16.35%) Analytical Skills
3 45 (7.83%) Self-Motivation
3 45 (7.83%) User Experience
4 38 (6.61%) Management Information System
5 26 (4.52%) Data Centre
6 23 (4.00%) Driving Licence
7 22 (3.83%) Mobile App
8 20 (3.48%) Client/Server
9 19 (3.30%) Enterprise Software
10 15 (2.61%) Linux Command Line
11 9 (1.57%) Biotechnology
11 9 (1.57%) Public Cloud
12 7 (1.22%) Algorithms
12 7 (1.22%) Data Structures
13 6 (1.04%) Handset
13 6 (1.04%) Learning Management System
13 6 (1.04%) Video Conferencing
14 5 (0.87%) NHS
14 5 (0.87%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 89 (15.48%) Linux
2 59 (10.26%) Windows
3 30 (5.22%) Windows Server
4 17 (2.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (2.09%) Unix
6 10 (1.74%) Android
6 10 (1.74%) Windows 7
7 8 (1.39%) Apple iOS
7 8 (1.39%) Oracle Linux
7 8 (1.39%) SUSE
7 8 (1.39%) Windows 8
8 7 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (1.04%) Windows 10
9 6 (1.04%) Windows Phone
9 6 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.35%) Embedded Linux
10 2 (0.35%) VMS
11 1 (0.17%) Debian
11 1 (0.17%) OpenVMS
11 1 (0.17%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (27.83%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (18.78%) Problem-Solving
3 79 (13.74%) Scrum
4 66 (11.48%) SDLC
5 63 (10.96%) Analytics
6 60 (10.43%) Test Automation
7 59 (10.26%) ITIL
8 58 (10.09%) Mentoring
9 52 (9.04%) Information Security
10 48 (8.35%) Project Management
11 45 (7.83%) Software Engineering
12 44 (7.65%) Continuous Improvement
13 42 (7.30%) Mathematics
14 38 (6.61%) Coaching
14 38 (6.61%) TDD
14 38 (6.61%) Web Development
15 37 (6.43%) OO
16 36 (6.26%) Cybersecurity
17 34 (5.91%) Risk Management
18 33 (5.74%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 135 (23.48%) SQL
2 130 (22.61%) JavaScript
3 111 (19.30%) C#
4 103 (17.91%) Java
5 48 (8.35%) Python
6 39 (6.78%) PHP
7 37 (6.43%) C
8 26 (4.52%) T-SQL
9 22 (3.83%) VBA
10 20 (3.48%) VB.NET
11 18 (3.13%) R
11 18 (3.13%) VB
12 17 (2.96%) C++
12 17 (2.96%) PowerShell
13 14 (2.43%) PL/SQL
13 14 (2.43%) Shell Script
14 12 (2.09%) MATLAB
15 11 (1.91%) ES6
15 11 (1.91%) Ruby
16 10 (1.74%) VB6
Qualifications
1 89 (15.48%) Computer Science Degree
2 38 (6.61%) CISSP
3 24 (4.17%) CISM
4 21 (3.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 18 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
6 17 (2.96%) CISA
6 17 (2.96%) ISEB
7 14 (2.43%) CCNA
8 13 (2.26%) ISTQB
8 13 (2.26%) Numerate Degree
9 11 (1.91%) Master's Degree
9 11 (1.91%) MCSE
10 9 (1.57%) Oracle Certification
11 8 (1.39%) CRISC
11 8 (1.39%) Network+ Certification
11 8 (1.39%) OCP
11 8 (1.39%) RHCE
11 8 (1.39%) RHCSA
12 7 (1.22%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
12 7 (1.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (6.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 26 (4.52%) QA
3 17 (2.96%) GDPR
4 15 (2.61%) PCI DSS
5 7 (1.22%) SLA
6 6 (1.04%) PMO
6 6 (1.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.52%) COBIT
7 3 (0.52%) Cyber Essentials
7 3 (0.52%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.52%) ISO 22301
8 2 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 1 (0.17%) GCP
9 1 (0.17%) PSD2
System Software
1 23 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (3.65%) Active Directory
3 15 (2.61%) Virtual Machines
4 13 (2.26%) Firmware
5 11 (1.91%) Docker
6 9 (1.57%) Oracle RAC
7 8 (1.39%) Gluster
7 8 (1.39%) GlusterFS
8 7 (1.22%) Hyper-V
8 7 (1.22%) vSphere
9 2 (0.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (2.43%) Ansible
2 12 (2.09%) Puppet
3 9 (1.57%) Data Guard
3 9 (1.57%) Oracle RMAN
4 8 (1.39%) Nagios
4 8 (1.39%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 8 (1.39%) vRealize
5 6 (1.04%) Microsoft Clustering
5 6 (1.04%) Nessus
5 6 (1.04%) SCCM
5 6 (1.04%) Single Sign-On
5 6 (1.04%) vCenter Server
6 5 (0.87%) Grafana
6 5 (0.87%) SmoothWall
7 4 (0.70%) Kubernetes
7 4 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (0.70%) Terraform
8 3 (0.52%) McAfee ePO
8 3 (0.52%) SCOrch
9 2 (0.35%) Control-M
Vendors
1 114 (19.83%) Microsoft
2 48 (8.35%) Oracle
3 39 (6.78%) VMware
4 34 (5.91%) Google
5 27 (4.70%) Twitter
6 19 (3.30%) Salesforce.com
7 18 (3.13%) Red Hat
8 14 (2.43%) Tableau
9 12 (2.09%) Capita
10 11 (1.91%) Cisco
10 11 (1.91%) Xerox
11 9 (1.57%) Adobe
12 8 (1.39%) EMC
12 8 (1.39%) Zend
13 6 (1.04%) Apple
13 6 (1.04%) Cognos
13 6 (1.04%) Informatica
13 6 (1.04%) MuleSoft
13 6 (1.04%) Remedy
13 6 (1.04%) ServiceNow