The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Leeds region that had Graduate featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate
Rank 151 139 160
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 12 46 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.45% 1.34% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 1.37% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 12 33 21
Median salary £22,250 £22,500 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.11% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £20,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £25,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +4.34%
Graduate
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
2601 3354 3586
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.89% 97.84% 98.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2271 2747 2817
Median salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of job ads across the Leeds region that featured Graduate in the job title.

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Graduate
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Graduate Salary Trend in Leeds

Graduate
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Graduate across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Graduate Salary Histogram in Leeds

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, Graduate job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 14 (42.42%) Degree
2 10 (30.30%) JavaScript
3 9 (27.27%) C#
4 8 (24.24%) Java
4 8 (24.24%) .NET
4 8 (24.24%) Web Development
5 6 (18.18%) Driving Licence
5 6 (18.18%) MVC
6 5 (15.15%) SQL
6 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
6 5 (15.15%) Computer Science
7 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET
8 3 (9.09%) Software Engineering
8 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (9.09%) Internet
8 3 (9.09%) MySQL
8 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
8 3 (9.09%) Linux
8 3 (9.09%) Git (software)
8 3 (9.09%) AngularJS
8 3 (9.09%) Analytics
8 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (9.09%) Mathematics
8 3 (9.09%) jQuery
9 2 (6.06%) QA
9 2 (6.06%) Social Network
9 2 (6.06%) Selenium
9 2 (6.06%) Unit Testing
9 2 (6.06%) Web Testing
9 2 (6.06%) Manual Testing

Graduate Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 1 (3.03%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.03%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) Internet
2 2 (6.06%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.09%) MySQL
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.06%) Selenium
2 2 (6.06%) SoapUI
2 2 (6.06%) TeamCity
3 1 (3.03%) JUnit
3 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (3.03%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (24.24%) .NET
2 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET
3 3 (9.09%) AngularJS
3 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (9.09%) jQuery
4 2 (6.06%) HTML
4 2 (6.06%) RESTful
5 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
5 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (3.03%) CSS
5 1 (3.03%) HTML5
5 1 (3.03%) Laravel
5 1 (3.03%) Symfony
5 1 (3.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Driving Licence
2 5 (15.15%) Computer Science
3 3 (9.09%) Mathematics
4 2 (6.06%) Social Network
4 2 (6.06%) Statistics
4 2 (6.06%) User Experience
4 2 (6.06%) Web 2.0
5 1 (3.03%) Chemistry
5 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.03%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
5 1 (3.03%) Physics
5 1 (3.03%) Social Media
5 1 (3.03%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) Linux
2 2 (6.06%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) Web Development
2 6 (18.18%) MVC
3 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (9.09%) Analytics
3 3 (9.09%) Software Engineering
4 2 (6.06%) Defect Tracking
4 2 (6.06%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (6.06%) Kanban
4 2 (6.06%) Manual Testing
4 2 (6.06%) OO
4 2 (6.06%) OOP
4 2 (6.06%) Scrum
4 2 (6.06%) Unit Testing
4 2 (6.06%) Web Filtering
4 2 (6.06%) Web Testing
5 1 (3.03%) CRM
5 1 (3.03%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.03%) Project Management
5 1 (3.03%) Risk Management
5 1 (3.03%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 10 (30.30%) JavaScript
2 9 (27.27%) C#
3 8 (24.24%) Java
4 5 (15.15%) SQL
5 2 (6.06%) C++
5 2 (6.06%) Python
5 2 (6.06%) Ruby
5 2 (6.06%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.03%) C
6 1 (3.03%) Embedded C
6 1 (3.03%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (42.42%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) ISEB
2 1 (3.03%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.03%) Twitter
2 1 (3.03%) Zend
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