Period
to 20 March 2019

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 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 29 36 21
Rank change year-on-year +7 -15 -6
Permanent jobs citing Degree 544 587 904
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 7.55% 5.81% 8.59%
As % of the Qualifications category 40.78% 35.92% 40.14%
Number of salaries quoted 415 471 764
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 1,334 1,634 2,252
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 18.50% 16.18% 21.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1,038 1,366 1,867
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £22,000 £25,000 £24,200
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -3.23%

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 20 March 2019.

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 March 2019. 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 +8 260 £42,500 - 85
South Yorkshire +4 129 £40,000 -5.88% 42
North Yorkshire +23 115 £37,500 -11.76% 20
East Yorkshire +19 27 £37,500 +15.38% 2
Degree
England

For the 6 months to 20 March 2019, 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.

1 170 (31.25%) Computer Science
2 157 (28.86%) Agile Software Development
3 141 (25.92%) SQL
4 128 (23.53%) .NET
5 122 (22.43%) C#
6 117 (21.51%) Microsoft
7 111 (20.40%) Software Engineering
8 106 (19.49%) Finance
9 103 (18.93%) JavaScript
10 89 (16.36%) Windows
11 86 (15.81%) Java
11 86 (15.81%) Computer Science Degree
12 84 (15.44%) Linux
13 75 (13.79%) Project Management
14 73 (13.42%) Microsoft Azure
15 72 (13.24%) Test Automation
16 70 (12.87%) Python
17 66 (12.13%) SQL Server
17 66 (12.13%) QA
18 65 (11.95%) C
19 64 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
20 63 (11.58%) Scrum
21 57 (10.48%) C++
22 56 (10.29%) HTML
23 49 (9.01%) ASP.NET
23 49 (9.01%) SDLC
24 48 (8.82%) CSS
25 47 (8.64%) Analytical Skills
25 47 (8.64%) Collaborative Working
26 46 (8.46%) 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 16 (2.94%) NServiceBus
2 12 (2.21%) JBoss
3 11 (2.02%) Apache
3 11 (2.02%) SharePoint
4 9 (1.65%) WebLogic
5 8 (1.47%) CMS
5 8 (1.47%) SAS
6 7 (1.29%) MS Exchange
6 7 (1.29%) Oracle Application Server
7 6 (1.10%) Confluence
7 6 (1.10%) IIS
8 5 (0.92%) WebSphere
9 4 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (0.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 4 (0.74%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.55%) Skype for Business
11 2 (0.37%) GlassFish
11 2 (0.37%) IBM Notes
11 2 (0.37%) Kentico
12 1 (0.18%) nginx
Applications
1 22 (4.04%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (1.65%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (1.29%) Photoshop
4 6 (1.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (0.92%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.37%) Flinto
6 2 (0.37%) InVision
6 2 (0.37%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.18%) FileZilla
7 1 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.18%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (0.92%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.74%) SAP ERP
3 3 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.37%) Shopify
5 1 (0.18%) BASE24
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.18%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 73 (13.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 40 (7.35%) Amazon AWS
3 27 (4.96%) SaaS
4 22 (4.04%) GitHub
5 15 (2.76%) Amazon S3
6 14 (2.57%) CloudFront
7 13 (2.39%) Office 365
8 11 (2.02%) IBM Cloud
9 8 (1.47%) PaaS
10 6 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (0.37%) Adobe Analytics
11 2 (0.37%) Akamai
11 2 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (0.37%) Azure Active Directory
11 2 (0.37%) IaaS
11 2 (0.37%) npm
11 2 (0.37%) NuGet
12 1 (0.18%) Amazon ELB
12 1 (0.18%) Mimecast
12 1 (0.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.94%) Internet
2 15 (2.76%) Bluetooth
2 15 (2.76%) GSM
2 15 (2.76%) Skype
2 15 (2.76%) Wi-Fi
3 14 (2.57%) Firewall
4 13 (2.39%) TCP/IP
5 10 (1.84%) Remote Desktop
6 9 (1.65%) LAN
7 8 (1.47%) HTTP
8 7 (1.29%) Network Security
8 7 (1.29%) VPN
8 7 (1.29%) WAN
9 6 (1.10%) DNS
9 6 (1.10%) Intrusion Detection
10 5 (0.92%) BGP
11 4 (0.74%) EIGRP
11 4 (0.74%) Ethernet
11 4 (0.74%) FTP
11 4 (0.74%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (12.13%) SQL Server
2 23 (4.23%) Relational Database
3 21 (3.86%) MySQL
4 17 (3.13%) Oracle Database
5 15 (2.76%) Hazelcast
5 15 (2.76%) PostgreSQL
5 15 (2.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (2.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 12 (2.21%) Big Data
7 12 (2.21%) NoSQL
8 11 (2.02%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (2.02%) Oracle Database 11g
8 11 (2.02%) Oracle Reports
9 8 (1.47%) BusinessObjects
9 8 (1.47%) Oracle Database 12c
10 7 (1.29%) Hadoop
10 7 (1.29%) Oracle Exadata
11 5 (0.92%) MS Access
11 5 (0.92%) Power BI
11 5 (0.92%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 44 (8.09%) Git (software)
2 27 (4.96%) JIRA
3 21 (3.86%) Selenium
4 20 (3.68%) Visual Studio
5 18 (3.31%) IntelliJ
6 17 (3.13%) LabVIEW
7 15 (2.76%) TeamCity
8 14 (2.57%) CircleCI
8 14 (2.57%) GitLab
8 14 (2.57%) JUnit
9 11 (2.02%) Oracle Forms
10 9 (1.65%) Toad
11 8 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
12 7 (1.29%) Axure RP
12 7 (1.29%) SpecFlow
13 6 (1.10%) JMeter
14 5 (0.92%) Gradle
14 5 (0.92%) Jasmine
14 5 (0.92%) Katalon Studio
14 5 (0.92%) TestNG
General
1 106 (19.49%) Finance
2 38 (6.99%) Manufacturing
3 34 (6.25%) Electronics
4 25 (4.60%) Games
4 25 (4.60%) Marketing
5 22 (4.04%) Automotive
6 20 (3.68%) Banking
7 18 (3.31%) Aerospace
7 18 (3.31%) Retail
8 13 (2.39%) Investment Banking
9 11 (2.02%) Legal
10 7 (1.29%) Czech Language
10 7 (1.29%) Law
11 5 (0.92%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.92%) Retail Finance
12 4 (0.74%) Telecoms
13 3 (0.55%) Back Office
14 2 (0.37%) Spanish Language
15 1 (0.18%) Dutch Language
15 1 (0.18%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 134 (24.63%) Developer
2 95 (17.46%) Analyst
3 78 (14.34%) Software Engineer
4 47 (8.64%) Software Developer
5 36 (6.62%) Embedded Engineer
5 36 (6.62%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 35 (6.43%) .NET Developer
7 30 (5.51%) Senior Analyst
8 27 (4.96%) Project Manager
9 22 (4.04%) C# Developer
9 22 (4.04%) Java Developer
10 19 (3.49%) Business Analyst
10 19 (3.49%) Graduate
10 19 (3.49%) Senior Software Engineer
11 18 (3.31%) Administrator
11 18 (3.31%) Linux Engineer
12 17 (3.13%) C++ Software Engineer
12 17 (3.13%) Java Engineer
12 17 (3.13%) JavaScript Developer
12 17 (3.13%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (23.53%) .NET
2 56 (10.29%) HTML
3 49 (9.01%) ASP.NET
4 48 (8.82%) CSS
5 36 (6.62%) Node.js
6 35 (6.43%) .NET Framework
7 30 (5.51%) AngularJS
8 27 (4.96%) XML
9 23 (4.23%) RESTful
10 21 (3.86%) jQuery
11 20 (3.68%) Vue.js
12 19 (3.49%) Angular 2
13 14 (2.57%) Elastic Stack
13 14 (2.57%) Spring
14 13 (2.39%) Middleware
15 12 (2.21%) ASP.NET MVC
16 11 (2.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 10 (1.84%) ASP.NET Web API
18 9 (1.65%) Apache CXF
18 9 (1.65%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 47 (8.64%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (6.07%) Self-Motivation
3 27 (4.96%) Management Information System
4 26 (4.78%) Data Centre
5 24 (4.41%) Linux Command Line
6 19 (3.49%) User Experience
7 17 (3.13%) Algorithms
7 17 (3.13%) Driving Licence
8 13 (2.39%) Enterprise Software
9 10 (1.84%) Greenfield Project
9 10 (1.84%) Mobile App
9 10 (1.84%) NHS
10 7 (1.29%) Derivative
10 7 (1.29%) e-Learning
10 7 (1.29%) Fintech
11 6 (1.10%) Client/Server
11 6 (1.10%) Life Science
12 5 (0.92%) Data Structures
12 5 (0.92%) Social Media
13 4 (0.74%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 89 (16.36%) Windows
2 84 (15.44%) Linux
3 23 (4.23%) Unix
4 20 (3.68%) Windows Server
5 17 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (2.57%) Apple iOS
7 11 (2.02%) Android
8 7 (1.29%) Oracle Linux
9 5 (0.92%) Ubuntu
9 5 (0.92%) Windows 7
10 4 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (0.55%) SUSE
12 2 (0.37%) Windows 10
12 2 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.18%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.18%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (31.25%) Computer Science
2 157 (28.86%) Agile Software Development
3 111 (20.40%) Software Engineering
4 75 (13.79%) Project Management
5 72 (13.24%) Test Automation
6 64 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
7 63 (11.58%) Scrum
8 49 (9.01%) SDLC
9 47 (8.64%) Collaborative Working
10 46 (8.46%) DevOps
11 44 (8.09%) ITIL
12 41 (7.54%) Continuous Integration
13 40 (7.35%) Root Cause Analysis
14 38 (6.99%) Decision-Making
15 37 (6.80%) Continuous Improvement
15 37 (6.80%) Mathematics
16 36 (6.62%) Information Security
16 36 (6.62%) Validation
17 35 (6.43%) Embedded Software Development
18 32 (5.88%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 141 (25.92%) SQL
2 122 (22.43%) C#
3 103 (18.93%) JavaScript
4 86 (15.81%) Java
5 70 (12.87%) Python
6 65 (11.95%) C
7 57 (10.48%) C++
8 34 (6.25%) TypeScript
9 27 (4.96%) Ruby
10 21 (3.86%) Bash Shell
11 20 (3.68%) PHP
11 20 (3.68%) PowerShell
12 18 (3.31%) VB
13 17 (3.13%) T-SQL
14 16 (2.94%) Assembly Language
14 16 (2.94%) R
15 14 (2.57%) Perl
15 14 (2.57%) PL/SQL
16 9 (1.65%) Korn
17 6 (1.10%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 86 (15.81%) Computer Science Degree
2 25 (4.60%) CISSP
3 18 (3.31%) CISA
3 18 (3.31%) CISM
3 18 (3.31%) Postgraduate
4 16 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (2.76%) PhD
6 14 (2.57%) DBS Check
7 13 (2.39%) Master's Degree
7 13 (2.39%) Numerate Degree
8 9 (1.65%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (1.47%) CCNA
9 8 (1.47%) CRISC
9 8 (1.47%) HND
9 8 (1.47%) SANS
9 8 (1.47%) SSCP
10 7 (1.29%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (1.29%) OCP
10 7 (1.29%) Oracle Certification
10 7 (1.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (12.13%) QA
2 21 (3.86%) GDPR
3 15 (2.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (2.57%) PCI DSS
5 12 (2.21%) SLA
6 9 (1.65%) Data Quality
7 8 (1.47%) Cyber Essentials
8 3 (0.55%) PMO
9 2 (0.37%) IFRS
9 2 (0.37%) IFRS 9
9 2 (0.37%) PSD2
10 1 (0.18%) GAMP
10 1 (0.18%) GxP
10 1 (0.18%) ISO 13485
10 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 20 (3.68%) Active Directory
1 20 (3.68%) Firmware
2 12 (2.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (1.65%) Virtual Machines
4 7 (1.29%) Hyper-V
4 7 (1.29%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (0.55%) Gluster
5 3 (0.55%) GlusterFS
6 2 (0.37%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (2.57%) Consul
1 14 (2.57%) Prometheus
1 14 (2.57%) Terraform
2 7 (1.29%) Data Guard
2 7 (1.29%) Nessus
2 7 (1.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 7 (1.29%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (0.92%) Nmap
4 3 (0.55%) Ansible
4 3 (0.55%) Forum Sentry
4 3 (0.55%) Nagios
4 3 (0.55%) Puppet
4 3 (0.55%) SCCM
4 3 (0.55%) SCOrch
4 3 (0.55%) vRealize
5 2 (0.37%) AirWatch
5 2 (0.37%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
5 2 (0.37%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (0.37%) QRadar
5 2 (0.37%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 117 (21.51%) Microsoft
2 45 (8.27%) Oracle
3 20 (3.68%) VMware
4 19 (3.49%) IBM
5 17 (3.13%) Red Hat
6 15 (2.76%) SAP
7 14 (2.57%) Tableau
8 10 (1.84%) Salesforce.com
9 8 (1.47%) Apple
9 8 (1.47%) CheckPoint
9 8 (1.47%) F5
10 7 (1.29%) Adobe
10 7 (1.29%) Cisco
10 7 (1.29%) Perforce
10 7 (1.29%) Qualys
11 6 (1.10%) Citrix
11 6 (1.10%) Fortinet
11 6 (1.10%) LogRhythm
12 5 (0.92%) Alteryx
12 5 (0.92%) Dynatrace