The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate Software 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 Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate Software Developer
Rank 184 185 179
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Developer 1 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.030% 0.085% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.087% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 6
Average salary £22,500 - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £23,750 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Graduate Software 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
3220 3454 3268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.44% 98.13% 97.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2700 2808 2521
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Graduate Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Graduate Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Graduate Software Developer
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Graduate Software Developer Salary Trend in Leeds

Graduate Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited Graduate Software 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 11 (91.67%) C#
1 11 (91.67%) JavaScript
2 10 (83.33%) Degree
3 9 (75.00%) Java
4 7 (58.33%) SQL
4 7 (58.33%) Computer Science
5 6 (50.00%) Selenium
5 6 (50.00%) Functional Programming
5 6 (50.00%) Linux
6 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
6 5 (41.67%) .NET
6 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
6 5 (41.67%) HTML
6 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
6 5 (41.67%) Mathematics
7 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
7 3 (25.00%) XML
7 3 (25.00%) XSD
7 3 (25.00%) C++
7 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio
7 3 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (25.00%) UML
8 2 (16.67%) RDBMS
8 2 (16.67%) CSS
8 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
8 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
8 2 (16.67%) Document Management
8 2 (16.67%) WinForms
9 1 (8.33%) Time Management

Graduate Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited Graduate Software 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Visualfiles
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) RDBMS
2 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Selenium
2 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (8.33%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) .NET
1 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
1 5 (41.67%) HTML
2 3 (25.00%) XML
2 3 (25.00%) XSD
3 2 (16.67%) CSS
3 2 (16.67%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Computer Science
2 5 (41.67%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Functional Programming
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (25.00%) UML
3 2 (16.67%) Document Management
3 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (8.33%) Case Management
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) Time Management
4 1 (8.33%) Workflow
4 1 (8.33%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) C#
1 11 (91.67%) JavaScript
2 9 (75.00%) Java
3 7 (58.33%) SQL
4 3 (25.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft