Period
to 29 October 2020

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 29 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
29 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 19 40 31
Rank change year-on-year +21 -9 -1
Permanent jobs citing Degree 267 412 620
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 9.36% 5.89% 7.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 57.30% 24.57% 43.33%
Number of salaries quoted 253 325 497
Median annual salary £50,000 £38,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.03% -3.13% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,050 £22,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £58,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +3.09% +2.11%

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 466 1,677 1,431
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 16.33% 23.98% 16.91%
Number of salaries quoted 384 1,209 1,128
Median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £27,000 £21,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £61,250
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 29 October 2020.

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 29 October 2020. 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
North Yorkshire +53 108 £47,500 +26.67% 7
West Yorkshire +21 87 £52,500 +50.00% 29
South Yorkshire +12 66 £46,000 +14.30% 18
East Yorkshire +1 2 £19,000 -57.78% 5
Degree
England

For the 6 months to 29 October 2020, 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.

1 149 (55.81%) Software Engineering
2 134 (50.19%) SQL
3 111 (41.57%) Java
4 91 (34.08%) Computer Science
5 85 (31.84%) JavaScript
6 83 (31.09%) Agile Software Development
7 72 (26.97%) Scrum
8 69 (25.84%) Project Management
9 65 (24.34%) Data Structures
10 64 (23.97%) Algorithms
11 63 (23.60%) Management Information System
12 62 (23.22%) Python
13 60 (22.47%) NoSQL
14 58 (21.72%) Git (software)
14 58 (21.72%) Test Automation
15 57 (21.35%) Subversion
16 54 (20.22%) Unit Testing
17 53 (19.85%) REST
17 53 (19.85%) C#
18 51 (19.10%) Information Management
19 50 (18.73%) Continuous Integration
20 49 (18.35%) AWS
21 46 (17.23%) Decision-Making
22 45 (16.85%) OO
23 43 (16.10%) AngularJS
24 42 (15.73%) Mathematics
25 41 (15.36%) Node.js
25 41 (15.36%) .NET
26 40 (14.98%) Big Data
27 39 (14.61%) Microsoft

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 8 (3.00%) IIS
2 6 (2.25%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.12%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (0.75%) Apache
4 2 (0.75%) Apache Spark
4 2 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.37%) Confluence
5 1 (0.37%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 19 (7.12%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (2.25%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (1.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (1.12%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.37%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.37%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 1 (0.37%) Magento
1 1 (0.37%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 49 (18.35%) AWS
2 30 (11.24%) Azure
3 17 (6.37%) GCP
4 6 (2.25%) Office 365
5 5 (1.87%) SaaS
6 4 (1.50%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (1.50%) OneDrive
7 3 (1.12%) IaaS
7 3 (1.12%) PaaS
8 2 (0.75%) Power Platform
9 1 (0.37%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.37%) Lucidchart
9 1 (0.37%) Power Automate
9 1 (0.37%) Serverless
9 1 (0.37%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.12%) LAN
1 11 (4.12%) WAN
2 10 (3.75%) SAN
2 10 (3.75%) Wireless
3 7 (2.62%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (2.25%) Firewall
5 5 (1.87%) Ethernet
6 4 (1.50%) TCP/IP
7 3 (1.12%) Broadband
7 3 (1.12%) DNS
7 3 (1.12%) Internet
7 3 (1.12%) SMS
8 2 (0.75%) 5G
8 2 (0.75%) Bluetooth
8 2 (0.75%) MQTT
8 2 (0.75%) Radio Access Network
8 2 (0.75%) RS-232
8 2 (0.75%) RS-485
9 1 (0.37%) DHCP
9 1 (0.37%) WiMAX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (22.47%) NoSQL
2 40 (14.98%) Big Data
3 18 (6.74%) SQL Server
4 11 (4.12%) BigQuery
5 10 (3.75%) CloverETL
5 10 (3.75%) Data Lake
5 10 (3.75%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (3.00%) Relational Database
7 5 (1.87%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.12%) Apache Hive
8 3 (1.12%) Informix
8 3 (1.12%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.12%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.75%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.75%) MySQL
9 2 (0.75%) Power BI
10 1 (0.37%) Qlik Sense
10 1 (0.37%) QlikView
10 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 58 (21.72%) Git (software)
2 57 (21.35%) Subversion
3 34 (12.73%) Mercurial
4 12 (4.49%) JUnit
5 10 (3.75%) Eclipse
6 8 (3.00%) Jenkins
6 8 (3.00%) Spinnaker
7 7 (2.62%) Xcode
8 6 (2.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 6 (2.25%) Travis CI
9 5 (1.87%) Visual Studio
10 4 (1.50%) GCC
11 2 (0.75%) Buildbot
11 2 (0.75%) Clang
11 2 (0.75%) CMake
11 2 (0.75%) CruiseControl
11 2 (0.75%) JIRA
11 2 (0.75%) Sikuli
11 2 (0.75%) TestComplete
12 1 (0.37%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 26 (9.74%) Finance
2 13 (4.87%) Retail
3 11 (4.12%) Manufacturing
3 11 (4.12%) Marketing
4 4 (1.50%) Banking
4 4 (1.50%) Legal
5 3 (1.12%) Games
5 3 (1.12%) Public Sector
6 2 (0.75%) Electronics
6 2 (0.75%) Private Banking
6 2 (0.75%) Retail Banking
6 2 (0.75%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.37%) Advertising
7 1 (0.37%) Billing
7 1 (0.37%) Housing Association
7 1 (0.37%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 99 (37.08%) Software Engineer
2 47 (17.60%) Developer
3 44 (16.48%) Java Engineer
3 44 (16.48%) Java Software Engineer
4 29 (10.86%) Senior Software Engineer
5 18 (6.74%) Technical Support
6 17 (6.37%) Java Developer
7 15 (5.62%) Analyst
8 11 (4.12%) Senior Java Engineer
8 11 (4.12%) Senior Java Software Engineer
9 9 (3.37%) .NET Software Engineer
9 9 (3.37%) DevOps Engineer
9 9 (3.37%) Operations Manager
9 9 (3.37%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
10 8 (3.00%) 2nd Line Support
10 8 (3.00%) IT Manager
10 8 (3.00%) Support Analyst
10 8 (3.00%) Support Engineer
11 7 (2.62%) .NET Developer
11 7 (2.62%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (19.85%) REST
2 43 (16.10%) AngularJS
3 41 (15.36%) .NET
3 41 (15.36%) Node.js
4 17 (6.37%) HTML
5 11 (4.12%) .NET Framework
5 11 (4.12%) ASP.NET
5 11 (4.12%) CSS
6 10 (3.75%) jQuery
6 10 (3.75%) RESTful
7 9 (3.37%) React
7 9 (3.37%) Spring
8 7 (2.62%) Web Services
9 6 (2.25%) HTML5
10 5 (1.87%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (1.87%) JSON
10 5 (1.87%) Vue.js
11 4 (1.50%) Redux
11 4 (1.50%) WPF
11 4 (1.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 65 (24.34%) Data Structures
2 64 (23.97%) Algorithms
3 63 (23.60%) Management Information System
4 20 (7.49%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (3.75%) Self-Motivation
6 9 (3.37%) iPhone
6 9 (3.37%) User Experience
7 6 (2.25%) Virtual Team
8 5 (1.87%) CAN bus
8 5 (1.87%) Lidar
9 4 (1.50%) Driving Licence
9 4 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.50%) Social Media
10 3 (1.12%) Data Protection Act
10 3 (1.12%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.75%) Device Driver
11 2 (0.75%) Embedded Systems
11 2 (0.75%) Replication
12 1 (0.37%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 1 (0.37%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 22 (8.24%) Windows
2 16 (5.99%) Linux
3 10 (3.75%) Android
4 7 (2.62%) Windows Server
5 6 (2.25%) Apple iOS
6 5 (1.87%) Robot Operating System
7 4 (1.50%) Unix
8 2 (0.75%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.37%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (55.81%) Software Engineering
2 91 (34.08%) Computer Science
3 83 (31.09%) Agile Software Development
4 72 (26.97%) Scrum
5 69 (25.84%) Project Management
6 58 (21.72%) Test Automation
7 54 (20.22%) Unit Testing
8 51 (19.10%) Information Management
9 50 (18.73%) Continuous Integration
10 46 (17.23%) Decision-Making
11 45 (16.85%) OO
12 42 (15.73%) Mathematics
13 38 (14.23%) Problem-Solving
14 24 (8.99%) ITIL
15 22 (8.24%) DevOps
16 20 (7.49%) Mentoring
17 19 (7.12%) Information Security
18 14 (5.24%) Continuous Improvement
19 12 (4.49%) ETL
19 12 (4.49%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 134 (50.19%) SQL
2 111 (41.57%) Java
3 85 (31.84%) JavaScript
4 62 (23.22%) Python
5 53 (19.85%) C#
6 13 (4.87%) R
7 12 (4.49%) C++
8 10 (3.75%) C
9 6 (2.25%) PHP
10 5 (1.87%) Apple Swift
11 4 (1.50%) Embedded C
11 4 (1.50%) Groovy
11 4 (1.50%) Kotlin
11 4 (1.50%) Scala
12 3 (1.12%) TypeScript
12 3 (1.12%) VB
13 2 (0.75%) Embedded C++
13 2 (0.75%) Lua
13 2 (0.75%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.75%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (13.86%) Numerate Degree
2 31 (11.61%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (4.12%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (3.37%) ITIL Certification
4 9 (3.37%) PhD
5 7 (2.62%) CISM
5 7 (2.62%) CISSP
5 7 (2.62%) HNC
6 6 (2.25%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (2.25%) Master's Degree
7 5 (1.87%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 5 (1.87%) MCP
7 5 (1.87%) Security Cleared
8 4 (1.50%) A+ Certification
8 4 (1.50%) MCDST
8 4 (1.50%) MCSA
9 3 (1.12%) CCSP
9 3 (1.12%) CTC Cleared
9 3 (1.12%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
9 3 (1.12%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (7.49%) SLA
2 15 (5.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (4.87%) QA
4 5 (1.87%) GDPR
5 4 (1.50%) NIST
6 3 (1.12%) Cyber Essentials
6 3 (1.12%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 3 (1.12%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (0.37%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.37%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.37%) PMO
System Software
1 18 (6.74%) Active Directory
2 9 (3.37%) Terminal Server
3 6 (2.25%) Docker
4 3 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.75%) Firmware
5 2 (0.75%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (2.62%) Kubernetes
2 4 (1.50%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (1.12%) Terraform
4 1 (0.37%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 39 (14.61%) Microsoft
2 16 (5.99%) Google
3 10 (3.75%) Citrix
4 6 (2.25%) Autodesk
5 3 (1.12%) Adobe
5 3 (1.12%) VMware
6 2 (0.75%) Databricks
6 2 (0.75%) Facebook
6 2 (0.75%) Instagram
6 2 (0.75%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.37%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.37%) Cadence
7 1 (0.37%) IFS
7 1 (0.37%) Intel
7 1 (0.37%) Twitter
7 1 (0.37%) Veeam
7 1 (0.37%) Zoho