Period
to

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 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
20 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 24 37 55
Rank change year-on-year +13 +18 -13
Permanent jobs citing Degree 647 318 215
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 8.87% 6.12% 4.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 38.26% 37.99% 35.89%
Number of salaries quoted 286 247 165
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £20,000
25th Percentile £28,189 £37,250 £27,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £50,000 £39,762
Median % change year-on-year -10.00% +25.75% -0.60%
75th Percentile £57,313 £65,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £66,250 - £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,593
% change year-on-year - +6.60% +3.19%

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 1,691 837 599
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 23.17% 16.10% 12.72%
Number of salaries quoted 741 639 473
10th Percentile £27,750 £28,450 £25,000
25th Percentile £35,500 £36,250 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £48,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.00% +11.11% +12.50%
75th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £73,322 £71,250 £72,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

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 May 2022.

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 May 2022. 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
Jobs
West Yorkshire +12 319 £50,000 - 43
South Yorkshire +14 175 £50,000 +11.11% 23
North Yorkshire +7 120 £29,261 -31.15% 14
Humberside - 16 £34,500 - 6
East Yorkshire -1 7 £34,000 +51.11% 4
Degree
England

For the 6 months to 20 May 2022, 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.

1 256 (39.57%) Social Skills
2 207 (31.99%) Agile
3 199 (30.76%) Computer Science
4 179 (27.67%) Software Engineering
5 168 (25.97%) Problem-Solving
6 152 (23.49%) Mathematics
7 119 (18.39%) SQL
8 116 (17.93%) Microsoft
9 115 (17.77%) Analytical Skills
10 111 (17.16%) Java
11 109 (16.85%) Test Automation
12 103 (15.92%) Continuous Integration
13 91 (14.06%) Mentoring
14 88 (13.60%) Git (software)
15 86 (13.29%) OO
16 82 (12.67%) Algorithms
17 81 (12.52%) Finance
18 79 (12.21%) Decision-Making
19 78 (12.06%) .NET
20 77 (11.90%) Python
21 76 (11.75%) Azure
22 75 (11.59%) Computer Science Degree
23 64 (9.89%) C#
24 63 (9.74%) Windows
25 62 (9.58%) SQL Server
26 61 (9.43%) Project Management
27 60 (9.27%) Linux
27 60 (9.27%) Public Sector
28 56 (8.66%) AWS
28 56 (8.66%) DevOps

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 31 (4.79%) SAS
2 12 (1.85%) Confluence
3 10 (1.55%) SharePoint
4 8 (1.24%) OpenStack
5 7 (1.08%) IIS
5 7 (1.08%) WordPress
6 5 (0.77%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (0.46%) OpenEdge
8 2 (0.31%) CMS
9 1 (0.15%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.15%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.15%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.15%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 36 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (1.85%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (1.55%) SPSS
4 8 (1.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 5 (0.77%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.62%) Microsoft Project
7 3 (0.46%) CATIA
7 3 (0.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 2 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.31%) Adobe XD
8 2 (0.31%) EPLAN
8 2 (0.31%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.15%) Adobe Captivate
9 1 (0.15%) InDesign
9 1 (0.15%) InVision
9 1 (0.15%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.15%) Simulink
9 1 (0.15%) Sketch
9 1 (0.15%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 8 (1.24%) Dynamics CRM
1 8 (1.24%) SystmOne
2 4 (0.62%) Unit4 Business World
3 3 (0.46%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.15%) iTrent
4 1 (0.15%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 76 (11.75%) Azure
2 56 (8.66%) AWS
3 30 (4.64%) Power Platform
4 18 (2.78%) AWS CloudFormation
5 17 (2.63%) Amazon EC2
5 17 (2.63%) Microsoft 365
5 17 (2.63%) Serverless
6 13 (2.01%) AWS Lambda
6 13 (2.01%) GitHub
7 12 (1.85%) Amazon SQS
8 8 (1.24%) OpenShift
9 7 (1.08%) Figma
9 7 (1.08%) Google Workspace
9 7 (1.08%) PaaS
10 6 (0.93%) Amazon ECS
10 6 (0.93%) SaaS
11 5 (0.77%) Amazon EKS
11 5 (0.77%) Amazon S3
11 5 (0.77%) GCP
12 4 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (3.40%) DNS
2 16 (2.47%) SAN
3 13 (2.01%) Firewall
4 10 (1.55%) Fibre Channel
5 8 (1.24%) LAN
5 8 (1.24%) WAN
6 6 (0.93%) DHCP
6 6 (0.93%) HTTP
6 6 (0.93%) TCP/IP
6 6 (0.93%) Wireless
7 5 (0.77%) Broadband
7 5 (0.77%) DKIM
7 5 (0.77%) DMARC
7 5 (0.77%) Internet
7 5 (0.77%) VPN
7 5 (0.77%) Wireshark
8 3 (0.46%) Network Security
9 2 (0.31%) ATM
9 2 (0.31%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (0.31%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (9.58%) SQL Server
2 48 (7.42%) NoSQL
3 29 (4.48%) Power BI
4 26 (4.02%) MySQL
5 18 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 17 (2.63%) Amazon RDS
7 16 (2.47%) MongoDB
8 13 (2.01%) Data Warehouse
9 12 (1.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 12 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 11 (1.70%) Tableau
11 9 (1.39%) Relational Database
12 6 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
12 6 (0.93%) Redis
13 4 (0.62%) Apache Cassandra
13 4 (0.62%) Riak
14 3 (0.46%) Data Mining
14 3 (0.46%) MS Access
14 3 (0.46%) Oracle Database
14 3 (0.46%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 88 (13.60%) Git (software)
2 39 (6.03%) JIRA
2 39 (6.03%) Mercurial
2 39 (6.03%) Subversion
3 27 (4.17%) Visual Studio
4 22 (3.40%) Jenkins
5 10 (1.55%) webpack
6 8 (1.24%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (0.46%) Oracle APEX
7 3 (0.46%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (0.46%) Selenium
7 3 (0.46%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (0.31%) Bitbucket
8 2 (0.31%) GitLab
8 2 (0.31%) GoogleTest
8 2 (0.31%) Moq
8 2 (0.31%) Rational DOORS
8 2 (0.31%) Sourcetree
8 2 (0.31%) SpecFlow
8 2 (0.31%) TestRail
General
1 256 (39.57%) Social Skills
2 115 (17.77%) Analytical Skills
3 81 (12.52%) Finance
4 60 (9.27%) Public Sector
5 56 (8.66%) Pharmaceutical
6 50 (7.73%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 40 (6.18%) Manufacturing
8 34 (5.26%) Games
9 25 (3.86%) Retail
10 22 (3.40%) Automotive
11 19 (2.94%) Marketing
12 15 (2.32%) Law
13 13 (2.01%) Organisational Skills
14 11 (1.70%) Presentation Skills
14 11 (1.70%) Telecoms
15 9 (1.39%) Documentation Skills
15 9 (1.39%) Electronics
16 8 (1.24%) Local Government
17 6 (0.93%) Banking
17 6 (0.93%) Legal
Job Titles
1 121 (18.70%) Developer
2 112 (17.31%) Software Engineer
3 77 (11.90%) Graduate
4 62 (9.58%) Analyst
5 60 (9.27%) Software Developer
6 41 (6.34%) Java Engineer
6 41 (6.34%) Java Software Engineer
7 39 (6.03%) Senior Software Engineer
8 35 (5.41%) Programmer
9 31 (4.79%) Statistical Programmer
10 25 (3.86%) Administrator
11 23 (3.55%) Systems Administrator
12 21 (3.25%) Senior Developer
13 20 (3.09%) .NET Developer
14 19 (2.94%) Service Manager
15 14 (2.16%) Business Analyst
15 14 (2.16%) Development Engineer
15 14 (2.16%) Java Developer
15 14 (2.16%) Junior
15 14 (2.16%) QA Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (12.06%) .NET
2 41 (6.34%) React
3 39 (6.03%) HTML
4 38 (5.87%) CSS
5 29 (4.48%) .NET Framework
6 28 (4.33%) XML
7 25 (3.86%) ASP.NET
8 23 (3.55%) ASP.NET MVC
9 22 (3.40%) RESTful
10 21 (3.25%) HTML5
10 21 (3.25%) REST
11 14 (2.16%) .NET Core
11 14 (2.16%) JSON
12 13 (2.01%) CSS3
13 12 (1.85%) AngularJS
13 12 (1.85%) Node.js
14 11 (1.70%) Sass
14 11 (1.70%) WPF
15 10 (1.55%) COM
15 10 (1.55%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 82 (12.67%) Algorithms
2 48 (7.42%) Data Structures
2 48 (7.42%) NHS
3 43 (6.65%) Smartphone
4 30 (4.64%) Mobile App
5 26 (4.02%) Data Centre
5 26 (4.02%) Self-Motivation
5 26 (4.02%) User Experience
6 23 (3.55%) Management Information System
6 23 (3.55%) Virtual Team
7 21 (3.25%) Video\Live Streaming
8 19 (2.94%) Digital TV
8 19 (2.94%) Smart Meter
9 15 (2.32%) Driving Licence
9 15 (2.32%) Social Media
10 11 (1.70%) Enterprise Software
11 10 (1.55%) W3C
12 8 (1.24%) BBC
12 8 (1.24%) Cyberattack
12 8 (1.24%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 63 (9.74%) Windows
2 60 (9.27%) Linux
3 44 (6.80%) Android
4 41 (6.34%) Apple iOS
5 22 (3.40%) Unix
6 18 (2.78%) Windows Server
7 10 (1.55%) CentOS
7 10 (1.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (1.55%) Solaris
8 9 (1.39%) VMS
8 9 (1.39%) Windows 10
9 8 (1.24%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (0.93%) Ubuntu
11 5 (0.77%) Mac OS
11 5 (0.77%) Windows Server 2016
12 3 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
13 2 (0.31%) Debian
14 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 207 (31.99%) Agile
2 199 (30.76%) Computer Science
3 179 (27.67%) Software Engineering
4 168 (25.97%) Problem-Solving
5 152 (23.49%) Mathematics
6 109 (16.85%) Test Automation
7 103 (15.92%) Continuous Integration
8 91 (14.06%) Mentoring
9 86 (13.29%) OO
10 79 (12.21%) Decision-Making
11 61 (9.43%) Project Management
12 56 (8.66%) DevOps
13 53 (8.19%) Scrum
14 45 (6.96%) ITIL
15 43 (6.65%) CI/CD
16 42 (6.49%) Change Management
17 39 (6.03%) Analytics
17 39 (6.03%) TDD
18 38 (5.87%) Software Testing
18 38 (5.87%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 119 (18.39%) SQL
2 111 (17.16%) Java
3 77 (11.90%) Python
4 64 (9.89%) C#
5 54 (8.35%) JavaScript
6 47 (7.26%) C++
7 30 (4.64%) Perl
8 25 (3.86%) Apple Swift
9 23 (3.55%) C
10 18 (2.78%) MATLAB
10 18 (2.78%) T-SQL
11 14 (2.16%) PowerShell
11 14 (2.16%) R
12 13 (2.01%) PL/SQL
13 12 (1.85%) ES6
14 11 (1.70%) Shell Script
15 10 (1.55%) AWK
15 10 (1.55%) Go
15 10 (1.55%) Korn
15 10 (1.55%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 75 (11.59%) Computer Science Degree
2 51 (7.88%) Master's Degree
3 31 (4.79%) DBS Check
4 29 (4.48%) PhD
5 23 (3.55%) Numerate Degree
6 14 (2.16%) CISSP
7 12 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (1.55%) OCA
8 10 (1.55%) OCP
8 10 (1.55%) Oracle Certification
8 10 (1.55%) RHCE
8 10 (1.55%) RHCSA
9 9 (1.39%) CISM
9 9 (1.39%) HND
10 6 (0.93%) SC Cleared
10 6 (0.93%) Security Cleared
11 5 (0.77%) ISEB
11 5 (0.77%) ISTQB
11 5 (0.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 4 (0.62%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (7.11%) Good Clinical Practice
2 40 (6.18%) QA
3 22 (3.40%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 19 (2.94%) GLP
5 18 (2.78%) GMP
6 13 (2.01%) Accessibility
7 10 (1.55%) GxP
7 10 (1.55%) WAI
8 8 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 7 (1.08%) GDPR
10 6 (0.93%) Cyber Essentials
10 6 (0.93%) Data Quality
10 6 (0.93%) NIST
11 4 (0.62%) HL7
11 4 (0.62%) ISO 9000
11 4 (0.62%) SLA
12 2 (0.31%) GRC
12 2 (0.31%) ITGC
13 1 (0.15%) COBIT
13 1 (0.15%) NIST 800
System Software
1 38 (5.87%) Docker
2 16 (2.47%) Active Directory
3 12 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (1.55%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 7 (1.08%) vSphere
5 7 (1.08%) XenApp
6 6 (0.93%) Virtual Servers
7 5 (0.77%) Shibboleth
7 5 (0.77%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.15%) Apache Flume
8 1 (0.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.15%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 18 (2.78%) Ansible
2 14 (2.16%) Kubernetes
3 12 (1.85%) Kibana
4 10 (1.55%) NetBackup
4 10 (1.55%) Oracle ZFS
4 10 (1.55%) Puppet
4 10 (1.55%) Red Hat Satellite
4 10 (1.55%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 9 (1.39%) Terraform
6 4 (0.62%) SCCM
7 2 (0.31%) Active Directory Federation Services
7 2 (0.31%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (0.31%) vCenter Server
7 2 (0.31%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.15%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
8 1 (0.15%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 116 (17.93%) Microsoft
2 25 (3.86%) Oracle
3 22 (3.40%) ANSYS
4 21 (3.25%) Facebook
4 21 (3.25%) YouTube
5 17 (2.63%) Bloomberg
6 16 (2.47%) Red Hat
6 16 (2.47%) Sun
7 13 (2.01%) Apple
8 12 (1.85%) VMware
8 12 (1.85%) Xamarin
9 11 (1.70%) Citrix
9 11 (1.70%) Minitab
10 10 (1.55%) Brocade
10 10 (1.55%) Centrify
10 10 (1.55%) Veritas
11 9 (1.39%) Adobe
11 9 (1.39%) Dell
11 9 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
12 7 (1.08%) NEC