Period
to 12 July 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 12 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
12 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 44 56 42
Rank change year-on-year +12 -14 -13
Permanent jobs citing Degree 207 441 570
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 5.18% 5.65% 5.81%
As % of the Qualifications category 36.83% 21.17% 36.96%
Number of salaries quoted 145 384 482
Median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £24,850 £24,288 £20,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 562 2,083 1,542
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 14.05% 26.68% 15.70%
Number of salaries quoted 426 1,517 1,269
Median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -4.76% -
10th Percentile £27,250 £21,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £60,750 £62,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +9.89%

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 12 July 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 12 July 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
West Yorkshire -2 115 £43,750 +8.02% 15
North Yorkshire +60 54 £45,000 +20.00% 14
South Yorkshire -16 30 £45,000 +5.88% 17
East Yorkshire +5 2 £60,000 +33.33% 7
Degree
England

For the 6 months to 12 July 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 70 (33.82%) SQL
2 69 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (25.12%) Problem-Solving
4 51 (24.64%) C#
5 48 (23.19%) Finance
6 46 (22.22%) JavaScript
7 44 (21.26%) .NET
7 44 (21.26%) Software Engineering
7 44 (21.26%) Analytical Skills
8 41 (19.81%) Computer Science
9 38 (18.36%) Git (software)
10 33 (15.94%) Project Management
11 32 (15.46%) Java
12 29 (14.01%) QA
13 28 (13.53%) Test Automation
14 26 (12.56%) Azure
14 26 (12.56%) Marketing
14 26 (12.56%) Microsoft
14 26 (12.56%) ITIL
14 26 (12.56%) Computer Science Degree
15 25 (12.08%) Scrum
15 25 (12.08%) AngularJS
16 24 (11.59%) REST
16 24 (11.59%) Subversion
17 23 (11.11%) SQL Server
17 23 (11.11%) .NET Framework
17 23 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
18 22 (10.63%) Linux
18 22 (10.63%) Project Delivery
19 21 (10.14%) PRINCE2

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 (3.86%) Confluence
2 3 (1.45%) Apache
2 3 (1.45%) Apache Spark
2 3 (1.45%) Umbraco
3 2 (0.97%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (0.97%) CMS
3 2 (0.97%) IIS
3 2 (0.97%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.48%) Kentico
4 1 (0.48%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 16 (7.73%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (5.80%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (2.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (1.93%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.48%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 6 (2.90%) Unit4 Business World
2 4 (1.93%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.48%) HFM
3 1 (0.48%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (0.48%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 26 (12.56%) Azure
2 13 (6.28%) AWS
3 8 (3.86%) GCP
4 7 (3.38%) Trello
5 4 (1.93%) Office 365
6 3 (1.45%) Dynamics 365
6 3 (1.45%) Power Platform
7 1 (0.48%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.48%) Power Automate
7 1 (0.48%) SaaS
7 1 (0.48%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.35%) Firewall
1 9 (4.35%) Wireless
2 6 (2.90%) LAN
2 6 (2.90%) SAN
2 6 (2.90%) WAN
2 6 (2.90%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (1.93%) Ethernet
4 3 (1.45%) Bluetooth
4 3 (1.45%) DNS
4 3 (1.45%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.97%) Broadband
5 2 (0.97%) HTTP
5 2 (0.97%) Internet
5 2 (0.97%) MQTT
5 2 (0.97%) Network Security
6 1 (0.48%) 5G
6 1 (0.48%) DHCP
6 1 (0.48%) LTE
6 1 (0.48%) MIMO
6 1 (0.48%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.86%) NoSQL
3 7 (3.38%) MySQL
4 6 (2.90%) Big Data
5 4 (1.93%) Relational Database
5 4 (1.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.45%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.45%) Power BI
7 2 (0.97%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.48%) Essbase
8 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.48%) OLAP
8 1 (0.48%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.48%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 38 (18.36%) Git (software)
2 24 (11.59%) Subversion
3 10 (4.83%) JIRA
4 9 (4.35%) JUnit
5 8 (3.86%) Jenkins
6 7 (3.38%) Eclipse
6 7 (3.38%) Ranorex
6 7 (3.38%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (2.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 6 (2.90%) Mercurial
7 6 (2.90%) Travis CI
8 5 (2.42%) Xcode
9 3 (1.45%) Sikuli
9 3 (1.45%) TestComplete
10 2 (0.97%) Cucumber
10 2 (0.97%) SoapUI
10 2 (0.97%) Visual Studio
10 2 (0.97%) Visual Studio Team System
10 2 (0.97%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.48%) IntelliJ
General
1 48 (23.19%) Finance
2 26 (12.56%) Marketing
3 11 (5.31%) Manufacturing
4 8 (3.86%) Retail
5 5 (2.42%) Banking
5 5 (2.42%) Public Sector
6 4 (1.93%) Legal
6 4 (1.93%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.97%) Advertising
7 2 (0.97%) Games
7 2 (0.97%) Private Banking
7 2 (0.97%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.48%) Billing
8 1 (0.48%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 56 (27.05%) Developer
2 33 (15.94%) Analyst
3 29 (14.01%) Software Engineer
4 15 (7.25%) .NET Developer
5 13 (6.28%) Junior
5 13 (6.28%) Pega Developer
5 13 (6.28%) Software Developer
6 12 (5.80%) Senior Software Engineer
6 12 (5.80%) Systems Analyst
7 10 (4.83%) C# .NET Developer
7 10 (4.83%) C# Developer
7 10 (4.83%) Graduate
7 10 (4.83%) Java Engineer
7 10 (4.83%) Java Software Engineer
8 7 (3.38%) Development Engineer
8 7 (3.38%) Project Manager
9 6 (2.90%) Senior Analyst
9 6 (2.90%) Senior Manager
9 6 (2.90%) Technical Support
9 6 (2.90%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (21.26%) .NET
2 25 (12.08%) AngularJS
3 24 (11.59%) REST
4 23 (11.11%) .NET Framework
5 18 (8.70%) HTML
6 14 (6.76%) jQuery
7 13 (6.28%) CSS
7 13 (6.28%) React
8 12 (5.80%) .NET Core
9 11 (5.31%) ASP.NET
10 10 (4.83%) XML
11 8 (3.86%) ASP.NET Web API
11 8 (3.86%) LINQ
12 7 (3.38%) Spring
13 6 (2.90%) RESTful
14 5 (2.42%) Node.js
14 5 (2.42%) Web Services
15 4 (1.93%) ASP.NET MVC
15 4 (1.93%) SOAP
15 4 (1.93%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 44 (21.26%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (6.76%) Management Information System
3 13 (6.28%) Self-Motivation
4 12 (5.80%) SCADA
5 11 (5.31%) Algorithms
5 11 (5.31%) Data Structures
6 6 (2.90%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (2.90%) Virtual Team
7 5 (2.42%) CAN bus
7 5 (2.42%) Lidar
8 4 (1.93%) User Experience
9 3 (1.45%) iPhone
10 2 (0.97%) CCTV
10 2 (0.97%) Device Driver
10 2 (0.97%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (0.97%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.97%) Video\Live Streaming
11 1 (0.48%) Clustering
11 1 (0.48%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 1 (0.48%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 22 (10.63%) Linux
2 17 (8.21%) Windows
3 7 (3.38%) Apple iOS
4 6 (2.90%) Unix
4 6 (2.90%) Windows Server
5 5 (2.42%) Robot Operating System
6 4 (1.93%) Android
7 3 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (25.12%) Problem-Solving
3 44 (21.26%) Software Engineering
4 41 (19.81%) Computer Science
5 33 (15.94%) Project Management
6 28 (13.53%) Test Automation
7 26 (12.56%) ITIL
8 25 (12.08%) Scrum
9 23 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
10 22 (10.63%) Project Delivery
11 21 (10.14%) DevOps
11 21 (10.14%) Mentoring
11 21 (10.14%) PRINCE2
12 18 (8.70%) Workflow
13 17 (8.21%) Continuous Improvement
14 16 (7.73%) OO
14 16 (7.73%) Task Automation
15 15 (7.25%) Service Delivery
15 15 (7.25%) Workflow Management
16 14 (6.76%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 70 (33.82%) SQL
2 51 (24.64%) C#
3 46 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 32 (15.46%) Java
5 20 (9.66%) Python
6 16 (7.73%) C++
7 11 (5.31%) C
8 8 (3.86%) VB
9 7 (3.38%) PHP
10 5 (2.42%) Apple Swift
11 4 (1.93%) PowerShell
11 4 (1.93%) Scala
12 3 (1.45%) Groovy
12 3 (1.45%) Kotlin
12 3 (1.45%) R
12 3 (1.45%) TypeScript
13 2 (0.97%) Embedded C
13 2 (0.97%) Embedded C++
13 2 (0.97%) Go
13 2 (0.97%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 26 (12.56%) Computer Science Degree
2 10 (4.83%) ISTQB
2 10 (4.83%) PhD
3 8 (3.86%) Master's Degree
4 7 (3.38%) ISEB
5 6 (2.90%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (2.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (1.93%) CISSP
7 3 (1.45%) CISM
7 3 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.97%) CISA
8 2 (0.97%) HND
8 2 (0.97%) MCSA
9 1 (0.48%) CCNA
9 1 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.48%) CISMP
9 1 (0.48%) GCFW
9 1 (0.48%) MBA
9 1 (0.48%) MCP
9 1 (0.48%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (14.01%) QA
2 8 (3.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (3.86%) SLA
3 2 (0.97%) GDPR
3 2 (0.97%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.48%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.48%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.48%) PMO
System Software
1 9 (4.35%) Docker
2 7 (3.38%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.45%) Firmware
3 3 (1.45%) Terminal Server
4 1 (0.48%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (4.35%) Kubernetes
2 3 (1.45%) Rancher
3 2 (0.97%) Terraform
4 1 (0.48%) Ansible
4 1 (0.48%) Puppet
4 1 (0.48%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 26 (12.56%) Microsoft
2 15 (7.25%) Facebook
2 15 (7.25%) Pega
3 14 (6.76%) Twitter
4 6 (2.90%) Autodesk
4 6 (2.90%) Google
4 6 (2.90%) Perforce
5 4 (1.93%) Citrix
6 3 (1.45%) Xamarin
7 2 (0.97%) Databricks
7 2 (0.97%) Oracle
8 1 (0.48%) Apple
8 1 (0.48%) Cadence
8 1 (0.48%) Capita
8 1 (0.48%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.48%) EMC
8 1 (0.48%) Hyperion
8 1 (0.48%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.48%) Unisys
8 1 (0.48%) VMware