The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Graduate Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate Developer
Rank 154 142 151
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Developer 28 16 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.75% 0.56% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 0.58% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 23 13 10
Average salary £21,000 £22,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,100 £22,350
10% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £23,500 £27,550
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £22,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -2.17%
Graduate Developer
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3598 2747 2693
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.85% 95.95% 97.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2755 2229 2241
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Graduate Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Graduate Developer in the job title across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Graduate Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Graduate Developer
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Graduate Developer across the Leeds region.

Graduate Developer Salary Trend in Leeds

Graduate Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited Graduate Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Graduate Developer in their job title.

1 55 (83.33%) C#
2 52 (78.79%) .NET
2 52 (78.79%) Degree
3 33 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 31 (46.97%) SQL Server
5 27 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (33.33%) Java
7 20 (30.30%) SQL
8 19 (28.79%) HTML
8 19 (28.79%) CSS
9 15 (22.73%) .NET Framework
10 14 (21.21%) Computer Science
10 14 (21.21%) JavaScript
11 13 (19.70%) SQL Server 2008
12 12 (18.18%) T-SQL
13 11 (16.67%) PHP
13 11 (16.67%) jQuery
14 10 (15.15%) Mentoring
15 9 (13.64%) MVC
16 8 (12.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 8 (12.12%) TDD
17 7 (10.61%) Visual Studio
17 7 (10.61%) MS Excel
17 7 (10.61%) B2B
17 7 (10.61%) B2C
17 7 (10.61%) VB.NET
17 7 (10.61%) Web Application Development
18 6 (9.09%) J2EE
18 6 (9.09%) C++
18 6 (9.09%) OO

Graduate Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited Graduate Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Graduate Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (9.09%) CMS
2 5 (7.58%) Drupal
2 5 (7.58%) Node.js
2 5 (7.58%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (6.06%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.03%) Apache
5 1 (1.52%) WordPress
5 1 (1.52%) Joomla!
5 1 (1.52%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (10.61%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.55%) MS Office
3 1 (1.52%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.58%) SaaS
1 5 (7.58%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.58%) Internet
1 5 (7.58%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (46.97%) SQL Server
2 13 (19.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (12.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (7.58%) MongoDB
5 4 (6.06%) MySQL
5 4 (6.06%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.52%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.52%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 7 (10.61%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (4.55%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.52%) Eclipse RCP
3 1 (1.52%) Subversion
3 1 (1.52%) Bazaar
3 1 (1.52%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.52%) ProC
General
1 5 (7.58%) Games
2 3 (4.55%) Law
2 3 (4.55%) Legal
3 1 (1.52%) Marketing
3 1 (1.52%) Finance
3 1 (1.52%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (78.79%) .NET
2 33 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 19 (28.79%) HTML
3 19 (28.79%) CSS
4 15 (22.73%) .NET Framework
5 11 (16.67%) jQuery
6 6 (9.09%) J2EE
6 6 (9.09%) HTML5
7 5 (7.58%) WinForms
7 5 (7.58%) Java EE
7 5 (7.58%) SOAP
8 3 (4.55%) WPF
8 3 (4.55%) Django
9 2 (3.03%) Web Services
9 2 (3.03%) GWT
10 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 1 (1.52%) Ajax
10 1 (1.52%) Struts2
10 1 (1.52%) Silverlight
10 1 (1.52%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.21%) Computer Science
2 6 (9.09%) Mathematics
3 5 (7.58%) Social Media
4 4 (6.06%) Statistics
5 1 (1.52%) E-Learning
5 1 (1.52%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.03%) UNIX
1 2 (3.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (15.15%) Mentoring
3 9 (13.64%) MVC
4 8 (12.12%) TDD
5 7 (10.61%) B2B
5 7 (10.61%) B2C
5 7 (10.61%) Web Application Development
6 6 (9.09%) OO
7 5 (7.58%) Extreme Programming
7 5 (7.58%) Unit Testing
7 5 (7.58%) E-Commerce
8 4 (6.06%) Game Development
9 3 (4.55%) Web Development
9 3 (4.55%) Workflow
10 2 (3.03%) Scrum
10 2 (3.03%) OOD
10 2 (3.03%) Refactoring
10 2 (3.03%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (3.03%) Volume Testing
10 2 (3.03%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 55 (83.33%) C#
2 22 (33.33%) Java
3 20 (30.30%) SQL
4 14 (21.21%) JavaScript
5 12 (18.18%) T-SQL
6 11 (16.67%) PHP
7 7 (10.61%) VB.NET
8 6 (9.09%) C++
9 4 (6.06%) Python
10 3 (4.55%) VBA
11 2 (3.03%) ActionScript
12 1 (1.52%) PHP5
12 1 (1.52%) VB
12 1 (1.52%) C
12 1 (1.52%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.52%) Perl
Qualifications
1 52 (78.79%) Degree
2 2 (3.03%) PhD
Vendors
1 4 (6.06%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.55%) Metastorm
2 3 (4.55%) Oracle
3 2 (3.03%) Google
4 1 (1.52%) Facebook