Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 19 20
Rank change year-on-year -10 +1 +4
Permanent jobs citing Degree 691 991 1258
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 7.25% 8.80% 9.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 37.53% 39.15% 38.64%
Number of salaries quoted 541 851 991
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.90% +10.00%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.11% - +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 1841 2531 3256
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 19.33% 22.47% 24.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1486 2120 2585
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £21,500 £24,750 £24,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.40% +1.11% -

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 18 October 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 18 October 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 -4 472 £40,000 -4.76% 46
South Yorkshire -9 90 £46,500 +24.00% 16
East Yorkshire -5 58 £27,500 -21.43% 5
North Yorkshire -26 54 £42,000 +5.00% 4
Degree
England

For the 6 months to 18 October 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.

1 261 (37.77%) SQL
2 209 (30.25%) Agile Software Development
3 174 (25.18%) Computer Science
4 166 (24.02%) Microsoft
5 156 (22.58%) SQL Server
6 142 (20.55%) Analytical Skills
7 140 (20.26%) Finance
8 137 (19.83%) Java
9 133 (19.25%) JavaScript
10 132 (19.10%) HTML
11 126 (18.23%) .NET
12 124 (17.95%) Software Engineering
13 119 (17.22%) CSS
13 119 (17.22%) Computer Science Degree
14 117 (16.93%) C#
15 96 (13.89%) Test Automation
16 88 (12.74%) Mentoring
17 84 (12.16%) Git (software)
18 78 (11.29%) jQuery
18 78 (11.29%) Windows
19 77 (11.14%) Web Services
20 76 (11.00%) Oracle
21 75 (10.85%) OO
21 75 (10.85%) Business Intelligence
22 71 (10.27%) XML
23 68 (9.84%) Mathematics
24 63 (9.12%) Analytics
25 62 (8.97%) Scrum
26 60 (8.68%) Marketing
27 59 (8.54%) Subversion

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 21 (3.04%) IIS
1 21 (3.04%) SAS
2 14 (2.03%) SharePoint
3 13 (1.88%) MS Exchange
4 12 (1.74%) CMS
5 9 (1.30%) Tomcat
6 5 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (0.72%) Confluence
6 5 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (0.58%) Apache
7 4 (0.58%) Jetty
7 4 (0.58%) OpenStack
8 3 (0.43%) Anypoint
8 3 (0.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.14%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.14%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.14%) JBoss
9 1 (0.14%) nginx
9 1 (0.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 33 (4.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 23 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
3 12 (1.74%) SPSS
4 9 (1.30%) Photoshop
5 7 (1.01%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 7 (1.01%) SOLIDWORKS
6 6 (0.87%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 5 (0.72%) AutoCAD
7 5 (0.72%) InVision
8 4 (0.58%) Adobe Illustrator
8 4 (0.58%) Autodesk Inventor
9 3 (0.43%) InDesign
9 3 (0.43%) Microsoft Project
10 2 (0.29%) MS Visio
10 2 (0.29%) Solid Edge
11 1 (0.14%) Simulink
11 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (0.87%) Magento
2 5 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.72%) Shopify
3 4 (0.58%) SAP ERP
4 3 (0.43%) Oracle 11i
4 3 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.43%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (0.43%) Oracle ERP
4 3 (0.43%) Sage 200
5 2 (0.29%) SAP EWM
5 2 (0.29%) SAP Hybris
5 2 (0.29%) Visualfiles
5 2 (0.29%) WebTrends
6 1 (0.14%) Cerner Millennium
6 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.14%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 23 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (2.32%) Cloud Computing
3 15 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (1.88%) Google Analytics
4 13 (1.88%) Office 365
5 11 (1.59%) npm
6 10 (1.45%) SaaS
7 8 (1.16%) Google Tag Manager
8 4 (0.58%) IaaS
9 3 (0.43%) PaaS
9 3 (0.43%) Slack
10 1 (0.14%) CallidusCloud
10 1 (0.14%) Force.com
10 1 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.14%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 33 (4.78%) Firewall
2 13 (1.88%) VoIP
2 13 (1.88%) Wireless
3 12 (1.74%) Cisco ASA
3 12 (1.74%) WebEx
4 10 (1.45%) Cisco Nexus
4 10 (1.45%) EIGRP
4 10 (1.45%) Ethernet
4 10 (1.45%) OSPF
4 10 (1.45%) VPN
5 9 (1.30%) DNS
5 9 (1.30%) Internet
6 8 (1.16%) LAN
6 8 (1.16%) WAN
7 7 (1.01%) HTTP
8 6 (0.87%) DHCP
9 5 (0.72%) Intrusion Detection
9 5 (0.72%) SAN
9 5 (0.72%) SSL
10 4 (0.58%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 156 (22.58%) SQL Server
2 43 (6.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 39 (5.64%) NoSQL
4 30 (4.34%) Data Warehouse
5 26 (3.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 25 (3.62%) Oracle Database
7 22 (3.18%) MS Access
7 22 (3.18%) MySQL
7 22 (3.18%) Oracle Database 10g
7 22 (3.18%) Oracle Database 11g
8 18 (2.60%) SQL Server 2005
9 16 (2.32%) Relational Database
10 15 (2.17%) Data Mining
11 14 (2.03%) BusinessObjects
12 12 (1.74%) Big Data
12 12 (1.74%) SQL Server 2008
12 12 (1.74%) SQL Server 2012
12 12 (1.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 10 (1.45%) SQL Server 2000
14 9 (1.30%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 84 (12.16%) Git (software)
2 59 (8.54%) Subversion
3 32 (4.63%) Mercurial
4 28 (4.05%) Visual Studio
5 24 (3.47%) JIRA
6 22 (3.18%) Oracle APEX
7 21 (3.04%) Team Foundation Server
8 17 (2.46%) Jenkins
9 16 (2.32%) SpecFlow
10 14 (2.03%) Selenium
11 13 (1.88%) Maven
12 11 (1.59%) Bower
12 11 (1.59%) Grunt
12 11 (1.59%) gulp
12 11 (1.59%) Protractor
13 10 (1.45%) Gradle
13 10 (1.45%) JUnit
14 8 (1.16%) Eclipse
14 8 (1.16%) WebDriver
15 7 (1.01%) FitNesse
General
1 140 (20.26%) Finance
2 60 (8.68%) Marketing
3 17 (2.46%) Automotive
4 15 (2.17%) Manufacturing
4 15 (2.17%) Retail
5 14 (2.03%) Legal
6 13 (1.88%) Banking
7 11 (1.59%) Games
8 9 (1.30%) Electronics
8 9 (1.30%) Multimedia
9 8 (1.16%) Back Office
9 8 (1.16%) Pharmaceutical
10 7 (1.01%) Financial Institution
10 7 (1.01%) Telecoms
11 6 (0.87%) Law
12 3 (0.43%) Billing
13 2 (0.29%) Brand Awareness
14 1 (0.14%) French Language
14 1 (0.14%) German Language
14 1 (0.14%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 216 (31.26%) Developer
2 110 (15.92%) Analyst
3 86 (12.45%) Graduate
4 62 (8.97%) Software Engineer
5 59 (8.54%) Consultant
6 58 (8.39%) Software Developer
7 41 (5.93%) Java Developer
8 40 (5.79%) Graduate Consultant
9 38 (5.50%) Senior Developer
10 36 (5.21%) Java Engineer
11 34 (4.92%) Senior Software Engineer
12 33 (4.78%) .NET Developer
13 32 (4.63%) IT Graduate
14 31 (4.49%) C# Developer
14 31 (4.49%) Java Software Engineer
14 31 (4.49%) Junior
15 30 (4.34%) Senior Java Engineer
15 30 (4.34%) Senior Java Software Engineer
16 28 (4.05%) IT Consultant
16 28 (4.05%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (19.10%) HTML
2 126 (18.23%) .NET
3 119 (17.22%) CSS
4 78 (11.29%) jQuery
5 77 (11.14%) Web Services
6 71 (10.27%) XML
7 57 (8.25%) AngularJS
8 56 (8.10%) ASP.NET
9 46 (6.66%) HTML5
10 43 (6.22%) .NET Framework
11 36 (5.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 36 (5.21%) WCF
12 35 (5.07%) RESTful
13 32 (4.63%) SOAP
14 30 (4.34%) ASP.NET MVC
15 26 (3.76%) LINQ
16 25 (3.62%) ASP.NET Web API
16 25 (3.62%) Spring
17 23 (3.33%) JSON
18 20 (2.89%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 174 (25.18%) Computer Science
2 142 (20.55%) Analytical Skills
3 58 (8.39%) Management Information System
4 47 (6.80%) NHS
5 44 (6.37%) User Experience
6 39 (5.64%) Algorithms
7 36 (5.21%) Data Structures
8 15 (2.17%) Fintech
8 15 (2.17%) Replication
9 13 (1.88%) FMCG
10 12 (1.74%) Greenfield Project
11 9 (1.30%) Credit Risk
11 9 (1.30%) Data Centre
11 9 (1.30%) Device Driver
11 9 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
12 8 (1.16%) Social Media
13 7 (1.01%) Digital Media
13 7 (1.01%) Driving Licence
13 7 (1.01%) Mobile App
14 6 (0.87%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 78 (11.29%) Windows
2 59 (8.54%) Linux
3 34 (4.92%) Windows Server
4 26 (3.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 23 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (2.60%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (2.32%) Unix
8 12 (1.74%) Android
8 12 (1.74%) Apple iOS
8 12 (1.74%) Windows XP
9 8 (1.16%) Embedded Linux
10 7 (1.01%) Windows 7
10 7 (1.01%) Windows 8
11 6 (0.87%) Windows 10
12 4 (0.58%) Solaris
12 4 (0.58%) Windows Phone
13 3 (0.43%) AIX
14 1 (0.14%) CentOS
14 1 (0.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 209 (30.25%) Agile Software Development
2 124 (17.95%) Software Engineering
3 96 (13.89%) Test Automation
4 88 (12.74%) Mentoring
5 75 (10.85%) Business Intelligence
5 75 (10.85%) OO
6 68 (9.84%) Mathematics
7 63 (9.12%) Analytics
8 62 (8.97%) Scrum
9 59 (8.54%) ITIL
10 56 (8.10%) Project Management
11 50 (7.24%) Continuous Integration
12 48 (6.95%) Software Testing
13 47 (6.80%) MVC
13 47 (6.80%) SDLC
14 46 (6.66%) TDD
15 36 (5.21%) IT Strategy
16 34 (4.92%) Continuous Improvement
17 30 (4.34%) Time Management
18 29 (4.20%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 261 (37.77%) SQL
2 137 (19.83%) Java
3 133 (19.25%) JavaScript
4 117 (16.93%) C#
5 49 (7.09%) Python
6 46 (6.66%) T-SQL
7 44 (6.37%) PL/SQL
8 41 (5.93%) C++
9 29 (4.20%) PHP
10 27 (3.91%) Ruby
11 21 (3.04%) C
12 18 (2.60%) VBA
13 15 (2.17%) Embedded C
13 15 (2.17%) R
14 13 (1.88%) VB
15 12 (1.74%) Bash Shell
16 11 (1.59%) PowerShell
17 10 (1.45%) Go
17 10 (1.45%) Scala
18 9 (1.30%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 119 (17.22%) Computer Science Degree
2 26 (3.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 21 (3.04%) MCSE
4 19 (2.75%) Numerate Degree
5 18 (2.60%) ISEB
6 16 (2.32%) Cisco Certification
6 16 (2.32%) ISTQB
6 16 (2.32%) MCSA
7 15 (2.17%) HND
8 14 (2.03%) CCNA
9 13 (1.88%) ITIL Certification
9 13 (1.88%) Master's Degree
9 13 (1.88%) Security Cleared
10 11 (1.59%) HNC
10 11 (1.59%) MCP
11 10 (1.45%) CCIE
11 10 (1.45%) CCNP
12 7 (1.01%) CISA
13 6 (0.87%) CISSP
13 6 (0.87%) GNVQ
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (2.32%) QA
2 12 (1.74%) Data Quality
3 10 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (1.45%) SLA
4 6 (0.87%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.87%) PMO
5 5 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 3 (0.43%) Cyber Essentials
6 3 (0.43%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.29%) COBIT
7 2 (0.29%) HL7
7 2 (0.29%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.14%) GDPR
8 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 17 (2.46%) Active Directory
2 15 (2.17%) Firmware
3 14 (2.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (1.59%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.72%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.43%) Docker
7 2 (0.29%) vSphere
8 1 (0.14%) XenApp
8 1 (0.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (1.59%) DameWare
1 11 (1.59%) Perfmon
2 4 (0.58%) Ansible
2 4 (0.58%) Puppet
3 3 (0.43%) AirWatch
3 3 (0.43%) Nagios
3 3 (0.43%) Nessus
3 3 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.43%) SCCM
3 3 (0.43%) SCOM
4 2 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.29%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.29%) OpenNMS
4 2 (0.29%) Rancher
4 2 (0.29%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.14%) Kibana
5 1 (0.14%) logstash
5 1 (0.14%) OpenVAS
5 1 (0.14%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 166 (24.02%) Microsoft
2 76 (11.00%) Oracle
3 32 (4.63%) VMware
4 30 (4.34%) Cisco
5 28 (4.05%) Virgin Media
6 22 (3.18%) SAP
7 21 (3.04%) Google
8 16 (2.32%) Tableau
9 13 (1.88%) Avaya
10 12 (1.74%) Dell
11 11 (1.59%) Adobe
11 11 (1.59%) Apple
11 11 (1.59%) Facebook
12 10 (1.45%) Brocade
12 10 (1.45%) Genesys
12 10 (1.45%) SonicWALL
12 10 (1.45%) Verint
13 9 (1.30%) Citrix
14 6 (0.87%) hybris
14 6 (0.87%) Mitel