Period
to 20 January 2021

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 20 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 27 36 27
Rank change year-on-year +9 -9 +8
Permanent jobs citing Degree 313 362 578
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 8.21% 5.95% 7.88%
As % of the Qualifications category 50.24% 40.63% 43.75%
Number of salaries quoted 309 270 465
Median annual salary £50,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £20,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

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 623 891 1,321
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 16.35% 14.64% 18.01%
Number of salaries quoted 523 695 1,042
Median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,000 £22,100 £21,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £70,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing Degree as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Yorkshire

Degree
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Degree in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Degree in Yorkshire

Degree
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Degree in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 20 January 2021.

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 20 January 2021. 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 +30 134 £52,500 +50.00% 47
North Yorkshire +5 96 £47,500 +26.67% 13
South Yorkshire -2 73 £45,000 +11.82% 24
East Yorkshire -8 2 £19,000 -57.78% 5
Degree
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2021, 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.

1 173 (55.27%) SQL
1 173 (55.27%) Software Engineering
2 148 (47.28%) Java
3 119 (38.02%) JavaScript
4 97 (30.99%) NoSQL
5 90 (28.75%) Python
6 88 (28.12%) Agile Software Development
6 88 (28.12%) Computer Science
7 82 (26.20%) AWS
8 79 (25.24%) Mathematics
9 76 (24.28%) C#
10 75 (23.96%) Data Structures
11 74 (23.64%) Algorithms
12 71 (22.68%) Git (software)
12 71 (22.68%) Numerate Degree
13 68 (21.73%) Node.js
13 68 (21.73%) Big Data
14 62 (19.81%) Test Automation
15 59 (18.85%) OO
16 58 (18.53%) Project Management
16 58 (18.53%) Scrum
17 57 (18.21%) Management Information System
18 54 (17.25%) Subversion
19 52 (16.61%) Continuous Integration
19 52 (16.61%) Decision-Making
20 49 (15.65%) Mercurial
21 48 (15.34%) Information Management
22 44 (14.06%) .NET
23 43 (13.74%) Unit Testing
24 42 (13.42%) REST

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 7 (2.24%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.92%) IIS
3 4 (1.28%) SAS
4 3 (0.96%) CMS
5 2 (0.64%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.32%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.32%) Jupyter
6 1 (0.32%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 18 (5.75%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.60%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (0.96%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.32%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.64%) HFM
1 2 (0.64%) Magento
1 2 (0.64%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (0.64%) Oracle Assets
1 2 (0.64%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (0.64%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (0.64%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (0.64%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
2 1 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 82 (26.20%) AWS
2 36 (11.50%) Azure
3 16 (5.11%) GCP
4 8 (2.56%) Office 365
5 5 (1.60%) Azure Active Directory
5 5 (1.60%) OneDrive
5 5 (1.60%) SaaS
6 3 (0.96%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.96%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.96%) AWS CodeBuild
6 3 (0.96%) AWS CodeCommit
6 3 (0.96%) AWS CodePipeline
6 3 (0.96%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 3 (0.96%) IaaS
6 3 (0.96%) PaaS
7 2 (0.64%) Lucidchart
7 2 (0.64%) Power Platform
8 1 (0.32%) Amazon EKS
8 1 (0.32%) Azure Machine Learning
8 1 (0.32%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.60%) Firewall
1 5 (1.60%) Internet
2 4 (1.28%) Broadband
2 4 (1.28%) LAN
2 4 (1.28%) SMS
2 4 (1.28%) WAN
2 4 (1.28%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (1.28%) Wireless
3 3 (0.96%) Radio Access Network
3 3 (0.96%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.64%) DNS
4 2 (0.64%) Ethernet
4 2 (0.64%) RS-232
4 2 (0.64%) RS-485
4 2 (0.64%) SAN
5 1 (0.32%) 5G
5 1 (0.32%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.32%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (30.99%) NoSQL
2 68 (21.73%) Big Data
3 24 (7.67%) SQL Server
4 12 (3.83%) Relational Database
5 11 (3.51%) BigQuery
6 10 (3.19%) CloverETL
6 10 (3.19%) Data Lake
6 10 (3.19%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (3.19%) RDBMS
7 8 (2.56%) Informix
8 7 (2.24%) MySQL
9 4 (1.28%) Amazon RDS
10 3 (0.96%) Apache Hive
10 3 (0.96%) Hadoop
10 3 (0.96%) MongoDB
10 3 (0.96%) Spotfire
11 2 (0.64%) Oracle Smart View
11 2 (0.64%) Power BI
11 2 (0.64%) Qlik Sense
11 2 (0.64%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 71 (22.68%) Git (software)
2 54 (17.25%) Subversion
3 49 (15.65%) Mercurial
4 10 (3.19%) Visual Studio
5 8 (2.56%) Spinnaker
6 4 (1.28%) GCC
7 3 (0.96%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.64%) Buildbot
8 2 (0.64%) Clang
8 2 (0.64%) CMake
8 2 (0.64%) CruiseControl
8 2 (0.64%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.64%) JUnit
8 2 (0.64%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (0.64%) webpack
8 2 (0.64%) Xcode
9 1 (0.32%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.32%) gulp
9 1 (0.32%) JIRA
9 1 (0.32%) RStudio
General
1 19 (6.07%) Retail
2 17 (5.43%) Finance
3 15 (4.79%) Marketing
4 9 (2.88%) Manufacturing
5 6 (1.92%) Telecoms
6 3 (0.96%) Advertising
6 3 (0.96%) Banking
6 3 (0.96%) Games
6 3 (0.96%) Local Government
7 2 (0.64%) Electronics
7 2 (0.64%) General Ledger
7 2 (0.64%) Public Sector
8 1 (0.32%) Housing Association
8 1 (0.32%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.32%) Law
8 1 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 130 (41.53%) Software Engineer
2 59 (18.85%) Developer
3 54 (17.25%) Java Engineer
3 54 (17.25%) Java Software Engineer
4 16 (5.11%) Java Developer
4 16 (5.11%) Senior Software Engineer
5 15 (4.79%) DevOps Engineer
5 15 (4.79%) Software Developer
6 14 (4.47%) Analyst
7 13 (4.15%) Technical Support
8 11 (3.51%) Junior
9 10 (3.19%) Junior Developer
10 9 (2.88%) 2nd Line Support
11 8 (2.56%) .NET Developer
11 8 (2.56%) PHP Developer
12 7 (2.24%) .NET Software Engineer
12 7 (2.24%) Applications Support
12 7 (2.24%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
12 7 (2.24%) Support Analyst
13 6 (1.92%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (21.73%) Node.js
2 44 (14.06%) .NET
3 42 (13.42%) REST
4 41 (13.10%) AngularJS
5 22 (7.03%) HTML
6 18 (5.75%) React
7 15 (4.79%) .NET Framework
7 15 (4.79%) jQuery
8 14 (4.47%) ASP.NET
9 11 (3.51%) HTML5
10 9 (2.88%) ASP.NET Web API
10 9 (2.88%) CSS
10 9 (2.88%) Web Services
10 9 (2.88%) WPF
11 8 (2.56%) WinForms
12 7 (2.24%) JSON
13 6 (1.92%) .NET Core
13 6 (1.92%) Spring
13 6 (1.92%) XML
14 5 (1.60%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 75 (23.96%) Data Structures
2 74 (23.64%) Algorithms
3 57 (18.21%) Management Information System
4 15 (4.79%) Self-Motivation
5 14 (4.47%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (3.83%) User Experience
7 6 (1.92%) iPhone
7 6 (1.92%) Mobile App
8 5 (1.60%) Driving Licence
9 4 (1.28%) Social Media
10 3 (0.96%) Data Centre
10 3 (0.96%) Data Protection Act
10 3 (0.96%) Video\Live Streaming
10 3 (0.96%) Virtual Team
11 2 (0.64%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.64%) Graphic Design
11 2 (0.64%) Linux Command Line
12 1 (0.32%) Digital Media
12 1 (0.32%) PlayStation
12 1 (0.32%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 29 (9.27%) Windows
2 8 (2.56%) Linux
2 8 (2.56%) Windows Server
3 6 (1.92%) Android
4 2 (0.64%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.32%) AIX
5 1 (0.32%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (55.27%) Software Engineering
2 88 (28.12%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (28.12%) Computer Science
3 79 (25.24%) Mathematics
4 62 (19.81%) Test Automation
5 59 (18.85%) OO
6 58 (18.53%) Project Management
6 58 (18.53%) Scrum
7 52 (16.61%) Continuous Integration
7 52 (16.61%) Decision-Making
8 48 (15.34%) Information Management
9 43 (13.74%) Unit Testing
10 26 (8.31%) DevOps
10 26 (8.31%) Problem-Solving
11 21 (6.71%) Mentoring
12 15 (4.79%) ITIL
12 15 (4.79%) Migration
12 15 (4.79%) Web Development
13 14 (4.47%) MVC
14 13 (4.15%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 173 (55.27%) SQL
2 148 (47.28%) Java
3 119 (38.02%) JavaScript
4 90 (28.75%) Python
5 76 (24.28%) C#
6 14 (4.47%) R
7 12 (3.83%) PHP
8 6 (1.92%) C
8 6 (1.92%) VB
9 4 (1.28%) Java 8
9 4 (1.28%) PowerShell
10 3 (0.96%) C++
11 2 (0.64%) Embedded C
11 2 (0.64%) Lua
11 2 (0.64%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.32%) Groovy
12 1 (0.32%) Kotlin
12 1 (0.32%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.32%) Scala
Qualifications
1 71 (22.68%) Numerate Degree
2 25 (7.99%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (3.19%) Security Cleared
4 9 (2.88%) CISSP
4 9 (2.88%) HNC
4 9 (2.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (2.56%) CISM
5 8 (2.56%) CTC Cleared
6 6 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (1.60%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 5 (1.60%) A+ Certification
7 5 (1.60%) MCDST
8 4 (1.28%) HND
8 4 (1.28%) MCP
8 4 (1.28%) PhD
9 3 (0.96%) CCSP
9 3 (0.96%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
9 3 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.96%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 2 (0.64%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.83%) SLA
2 9 (2.88%) GDPR
3 8 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.28%) NIST
5 3 (0.96%) COSHH
5 3 (0.96%) Cyber Essentials
5 3 (0.96%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 3 (0.96%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 3 (0.96%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.64%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.64%) QA
6 2 (0.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.32%) PMO
System Software
1 14 (4.47%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.92%) Terminal Server
3 5 (1.60%) Hyper-V
3 5 (1.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.96%) Docker
4 3 (0.96%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (0.96%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (2.24%) Terraform
2 5 (1.60%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (0.96%) Ansible
3 3 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.64%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 37 (11.82%) Microsoft
2 15 (4.79%) Google
3 6 (1.92%) Citrix
4 5 (1.60%) VMware
5 4 (1.28%) Adobe
6 3 (0.96%) Oracle
6 3 (0.96%) Siemens
7 2 (0.64%) Hyperion
7 2 (0.64%) SAP
7 2 (0.64%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.32%) CA
8 1 (0.32%) Cisco
8 1 (0.32%) Databricks
8 1 (0.32%) Dell
8 1 (0.32%) IBM
8 1 (0.32%) IFS
8 1 (0.32%) Instagram
8 1 (0.32%) Intel
8 1 (0.32%) OutSystems
8 1 (0.32%) UiPath