Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 18 16
Rank change year-on-year -15 -2 +8
Permanent jobs citing Degree 578 1,001 1,292
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 6.03% 9.32% 10.34%
As % of the Qualifications category 34.32% 42.42% 42.47%
Number of salaries quoted 445 842 982
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,125
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.24% +8.68%
10th Percentile £22,100 £22,500 £21,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £63,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +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 1,684 2,360 3,042
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 17.57% 21.96% 24.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1,397 1,948 2,344
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,500 £25,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 16 January 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 16 January 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 -17 387 £41,000 +2.50% 91
South Yorkshire -11 78 £35,500 -6.58% 45
North Yorkshire -25 57 £42,500 +6.25% 29
East Yorkshire -19 28 £32,500 - 16
Humberside - 13 £32,500 - 1
Degree
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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.

1 194 (33.56%) Agile Software Development
2 165 (28.55%) SQL
3 148 (25.61%) Computer Science
4 136 (23.53%) Microsoft
5 124 (21.45%) Finance
6 117 (20.24%) JavaScript
7 110 (19.03%) C#
8 104 (17.99%) Analytical Skills
9 100 (17.30%) Computer Science Degree
10 99 (17.13%) HTML
11 91 (15.74%) .NET
12 90 (15.57%) SQL Server
13 83 (14.36%) CSS
14 76 (13.15%) Java
15 67 (11.59%) Software Engineering
16 66 (11.42%) Scrum
17 61 (10.55%) Business Intelligence
18 54 (9.34%) Git (software)
18 54 (9.34%) Test Automation
19 51 (8.82%) Mentoring
20 49 (8.48%) Windows
21 48 (8.30%) Analytics
22 46 (7.96%) OO
23 45 (7.79%) Firewall
24 44 (7.61%) Retail
24 44 (7.61%) Marketing
25 43 (7.44%) User Experience
26 41 (7.09%) jQuery
26 41 (7.09%) Project Management
26 41 (7.09%) ITIL

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 28 (4.84%) SAS
2 16 (2.77%) CMS
3 13 (2.25%) MS Exchange
4 12 (2.08%) Tomcat
5 8 (1.38%) SharePoint
6 6 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (1.04%) IIS
7 4 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (0.69%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (0.52%) Apache
9 2 (0.35%) Anypoint
9 2 (0.35%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.35%) WordPress
10 1 (0.17%) Confluence
10 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.17%) JBoss
10 1 (0.17%) nginx
10 1 (0.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 35 (6.06%) Microsoft Excel
2 24 (4.15%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (1.56%) SPSS
4 6 (1.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 6 (1.04%) AutoCAD
4 6 (1.04%) Photoshop
4 6 (1.04%) SOLIDWORKS
5 5 (0.87%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.69%) Autodesk Inventor
7 3 (0.52%) InVision
7 3 (0.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 2 (0.35%) Microsoft Project
9 1 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.17%) InDesign
9 1 (0.17%) Simulink
9 1 (0.17%) Solid Edge
9 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (1.21%) Magento
1 7 (1.21%) Shopify
2 6 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.69%) SAP ERP
4 3 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.52%) Sage 200
5 2 (0.35%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.35%) SAP EWM
5 2 (0.35%) SAP MM
5 2 (0.35%) SAP SD
5 2 (0.35%) WebTrends
6 1 (0.17%) Cerner Millennium
6 1 (0.17%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 24 (4.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (3.29%) Office 365
3 15 (2.60%) Google Analytics
4 13 (2.25%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (1.04%) IaaS
6 6 (1.04%) PaaS
6 6 (1.04%) SaaS
7 3 (0.52%) Slack
8 2 (0.35%) Google Tag Manager
9 1 (0.17%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 45 (7.79%) Firewall
2 19 (3.29%) Cisco ASA
3 15 (2.60%) Wireless
4 14 (2.42%) DNS
5 12 (2.08%) Cisco Nexus
5 12 (2.08%) EIGRP
5 12 (2.08%) Ethernet
5 12 (2.08%) OSPF
5 12 (2.08%) VoIP
6 11 (1.90%) SAN
7 9 (1.56%) DHCP
7 9 (1.56%) Internet
8 8 (1.38%) HTTP
9 7 (1.21%) SSL
9 7 (1.21%) VPN
10 6 (1.04%) SMTP
11 5 (0.87%) Intrusion Detection
11 5 (0.87%) LAN
11 5 (0.87%) WAN
12 4 (0.69%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (15.57%) SQL Server
2 28 (4.84%) Relational Database
3 24 (4.15%) NoSQL
4 19 (3.29%) Data Warehouse
5 17 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 16 (2.77%) MySQL
7 11 (1.90%) PostgreSQL
8 10 (1.73%) OLAP
8 10 (1.73%) Oracle Database
8 10 (1.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (1.38%) BusinessObjects
9 8 (1.38%) Oracle Database 11g
9 8 (1.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (1.21%) Crystal Reports
10 7 (1.21%) Star Schema
11 6 (1.04%) Base SAS
11 6 (1.04%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 6 (1.04%) MS Access
11 6 (1.04%) Oracle Discoverer
11 6 (1.04%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 54 (9.34%) Git (software)
2 29 (5.02%) Subversion
3 24 (4.15%) Team Foundation Server
4 22 (3.81%) Mercurial
4 22 (3.81%) Visual Studio
5 20 (3.46%) JIRA
6 19 (3.29%) SpecFlow
7 13 (2.25%) Selenium
8 12 (2.08%) Cucumber
9 8 (1.38%) Axure RP
10 7 (1.21%) WebDriver
11 6 (1.04%) FitNesse
11 6 (1.04%) Toad
11 6 (1.04%) tSQLt
12 5 (0.87%) Balsamiq Mockups
12 5 (0.87%) JUnit
12 5 (0.87%) Oracle Forms
13 3 (0.52%) Octopus Deploy
13 3 (0.52%) Selenium IDE
13 3 (0.52%) TeamCity
General
1 124 (21.45%) Finance
2 44 (7.61%) Marketing
2 44 (7.61%) Retail
3 18 (3.11%) Manufacturing
4 14 (2.42%) Automotive
5 13 (2.25%) Games
6 11 (1.90%) Banking
6 11 (1.90%) Multimedia
6 11 (1.90%) Pharmaceutical
7 9 (1.56%) Legal
8 8 (1.38%) Electronics
9 4 (0.69%) Back Office
9 4 (0.69%) Brand Awareness
9 4 (0.69%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.52%) Advertising
10 3 (0.52%) Billing
10 3 (0.52%) Law
11 2 (0.35%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.17%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 172 (29.76%) Developer
2 102 (17.65%) Analyst
3 58 (10.03%) Graduate
4 47 (8.13%) Consultant
5 46 (7.96%) C# Developer
5 46 (7.96%) Senior Developer
6 41 (7.09%) Software Engineer
7 34 (5.88%) Junior
8 30 (5.19%) Software Developer
9 29 (5.02%) Senior C# Developer
9 29 (5.02%) Senior Software Engineer
10 27 (4.67%) Graduate Consultant
11 26 (4.50%) .NET Developer
12 24 (4.15%) Java Engineer
13 23 (3.98%) C# .NET Developer
14 21 (3.63%) IT Graduate
15 20 (3.46%) Designer
15 20 (3.46%) Graduate IT Consultant
15 20 (3.46%) Senior Java Engineer
15 20 (3.46%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (17.13%) HTML
2 91 (15.74%) .NET
3 83 (14.36%) CSS
4 41 (7.09%) jQuery
5 39 (6.75%) XML
6 35 (6.06%) AngularJS
6 35 (6.06%) Web Services
7 32 (5.54%) HTML5
8 30 (5.19%) ASP.NET
9 24 (4.15%) React
10 22 (3.81%) Spring
11 20 (3.46%) Node.js
12 19 (3.29%) ASP.NET MVC
13 18 (3.11%) WCF
14 17 (2.94%) .NET Framework
14 17 (2.94%) WPF
15 16 (2.77%) CSS3
15 16 (2.77%) J2EE
16 15 (2.60%) REST
16 15 (2.60%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 148 (25.61%) Computer Science
2 104 (17.99%) Analytical Skills
3 43 (7.44%) User Experience
4 33 (5.71%) Management Information System
5 32 (5.54%) Algorithms
6 30 (5.19%) NHS
7 24 (4.15%) Data Structures
8 23 (3.98%) Enterprise Software
9 12 (2.08%) Virtual Team
10 11 (1.90%) Mobile App
11 10 (1.73%) Data Centre
12 9 (1.56%) Driving Licence
12 9 (1.56%) Social Media
13 8 (1.38%) Credit Risk
13 8 (1.38%) Greenfield Project
13 8 (1.38%) Tandem
14 6 (1.04%) Hedge funds
14 6 (1.04%) Replication
15 5 (0.87%) Analytical Mindset
15 5 (0.87%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 49 (8.48%) Windows
2 35 (6.06%) Linux
3 21 (3.63%) Windows Server
4 14 (2.42%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (2.08%) Unix
5 12 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (1.73%) Apple iOS
7 8 (1.38%) Android
8 7 (1.21%) Windows 8
9 6 (1.04%) Windows 7
10 5 (0.87%) Windows 10
10 5 (0.87%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (0.69%) Windows Phone
12 3 (0.52%) Windows Mobile
13 2 (0.35%) Solaris
14 1 (0.17%) AIX
14 1 (0.17%) CentOS
14 1 (0.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 194 (33.56%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (11.59%) Software Engineering
3 66 (11.42%) Scrum
4 61 (10.55%) Business Intelligence
5 54 (9.34%) Test Automation
6 51 (8.82%) Mentoring
7 48 (8.30%) Analytics
8 46 (7.96%) OO
9 41 (7.09%) ITIL
9 41 (7.09%) Project Management
10 38 (6.57%) Mathematics
11 34 (5.88%) Software Testing
12 33 (5.71%) SDLC
13 30 (5.19%) Information Security
14 29 (5.02%) Data Analysis
15 27 (4.67%) Continuous Integration
15 27 (4.67%) Time Management
16 26 (4.50%) CAD
16 26 (4.50%) Coaching
16 26 (4.50%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 165 (28.55%) SQL
2 117 (20.24%) JavaScript
3 110 (19.03%) C#
4 76 (13.15%) Java
5 29 (5.02%) Python
5 29 (5.02%) T-SQL
6 22 (3.81%) PHP
7 21 (3.63%) PL/SQL
8 19 (3.29%) C++
9 12 (2.08%) PowerShell
9 12 (2.08%) R
10 10 (1.73%) C
10 10 (1.73%) MATLAB
11 9 (1.56%) VB
12 6 (1.04%) Assembly Language
12 6 (1.04%) COBOL
12 6 (1.04%) Ruby
13 5 (0.87%) VBA
14 3 (0.52%) Apple Swift
14 3 (0.52%) VB6
Qualifications
1 100 (17.30%) Computer Science Degree
2 28 (4.84%) Cisco Certification
3 23 (3.98%) CCNA
4 16 (2.77%) CCNP
4 16 (2.77%) CISSP
5 15 (2.60%) CISM
5 15 (2.60%) Master's Degree
5 15 (2.60%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (2.25%) HNC
6 13 (2.25%) ISTQB
6 13 (2.25%) Numerate Degree
7 12 (2.08%) CCIE
7 12 (2.08%) CEH
7 12 (2.08%) MCSE
8 11 (1.90%) CISA
9 10 (1.73%) HND
10 8 (1.38%) ISEB
11 7 (1.21%) CISMP
11 7 (1.21%) CREST Certified
12 6 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (3.81%) QA
2 7 (1.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.04%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.69%) Disclosure Scotland
4 4 (0.69%) PMO
5 3 (0.52%) GDPR
6 2 (0.35%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.17%) Basel III
7 1 (0.17%) COBIT
7 1 (0.17%) IFRS
7 1 (0.17%) IFRS 9
7 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 20 (3.46%) Active Directory
2 12 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.38%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.69%) XenApp
5 3 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (0.52%) vSphere
6 2 (0.35%) Firmware
6 2 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.17%) Docker
7 1 (0.17%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (0.52%) AirWatch
1 3 (0.52%) FortiGate
1 3 (0.52%) Nagios
2 2 (0.35%) Ansible
2 2 (0.35%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (0.35%) Nessus
2 2 (0.35%) OpenNMS
2 2 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.35%) SCCM
2 2 (0.35%) ZABBIX
3 1 (0.17%) John the Ripper
3 1 (0.17%) OpenVAS
3 1 (0.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 136 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 38 (6.57%) Google
3 36 (6.23%) Cisco
4 35 (6.06%) Oracle
5 33 (5.71%) VMware
6 21 (3.63%) Twitter
7 20 (3.46%) Virgin Media
8 17 (2.94%) Avaya
9 16 (2.77%) SAP
10 14 (2.42%) Dell
10 14 (2.42%) Tableau
11 12 (2.08%) Brocade
11 12 (2.08%) Citrix
11 12 (2.08%) Genesys
11 12 (2.08%) SonicWALL
11 12 (2.08%) Verint
12 11 (1.90%) Apple
13 8 (1.38%) Adobe
14 6 (1.04%) Alteryx
14 6 (1.04%) Mitel