The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate 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 in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate
Rank 159 114 126
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 15 67 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.42% 1.77% 1.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 1.83% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 8 55 30
Average salary £22,750 £23,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.08% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,350 £19,700 £19,950
10% offered a salary of more than £29,980 £25,000 £26,000
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £23,000 £23,500
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -2.12%
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
3504 3654 2717
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.47% 96.62% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2805 2952 2198
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

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 17 April 2015.

Graduate Salary Histogram in Leeds

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited Graduate 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 in their job title.

1 31 (62.00%) Degree
2 29 (58.00%) .NET
3 26 (52.00%) Java
4 24 (48.00%) C#
5 20 (40.00%) ASP.NET
6 16 (32.00%) JavaScript
6 16 (32.00%) HTML
7 13 (26.00%) SQL Server
7 13 (26.00%) Mathematics
8 12 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (24.00%) Software Engineering
8 12 (24.00%) Microsoft
8 12 (24.00%) SQL
9 11 (22.00%) Visual Studio
10 10 (20.00%) Computer Science
11 9 (18.00%) C++
11 9 (18.00%) E-Commerce
12 8 (16.00%) XML
12 8 (16.00%) XSD
12 8 (16.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 8 (16.00%) MVC
12 8 (16.00%) UML
13 7 (14.00%) PHP
14 6 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
15 5 (10.00%) Statistics
15 5 (10.00%) Windows
15 5 (10.00%) Finance
16 4 (8.00%) Marketing
16 4 (8.00%) Pay per click
16 4 (8.00%) TDD

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited Graduate 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 in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.00%) Apache
2 1 (2.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (26.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (6.00%) MySQL
4 1 (2.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (22.00%) Visual Studio
2 8 (16.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (2.00%) Subversion
3 1 (2.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.00%) Bazaar
General
1 5 (10.00%) Finance
2 4 (8.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (58.00%) .NET
2 20 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 16 (32.00%) HTML
4 8 (16.00%) XML
4 8 (16.00%) XSD
5 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (6.00%) jQuery
6 3 (6.00%) WPF
6 3 (6.00%) CSS
7 2 (4.00%) LAMP
7 2 (4.00%) Silverlight
7 2 (4.00%) HTML5
7 2 (4.00%) CSS3
7 2 (4.00%) AngularJS
8 1 (2.00%) WinForms
8 1 (2.00%) J2EE
8 1 (2.00%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 13 (26.00%) Mathematics
2 10 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 6 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (10.00%) Statistics
5 3 (6.00%) Open Source
6 1 (2.00%) Economics
6 1 (2.00%) Applied Mathematics
6 1 (2.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.00%) Windows
2 3 (6.00%) Linux
3 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (4.00%) Android
3 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (4.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (24.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (18.00%) E-Commerce
3 8 (16.00%) MVC
3 8 (16.00%) UML
4 4 (8.00%) TDD
4 4 (8.00%) Digital Marketing
4 4 (8.00%) Marketing Strategy
4 4 (8.00%) Analytics
4 4 (8.00%) Pay per click
5 3 (6.00%) Time Management
5 3 (6.00%) OO
6 2 (4.00%) Software Testing
6 2 (4.00%) Web Development
6 2 (4.00%) Android Development
7 1 (2.00%) Coaching
7 1 (2.00%) Software Delivery
7 1 (2.00%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.00%) Document Management
7 1 (2.00%) Business Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 26 (52.00%) Java
2 24 (48.00%) C#
3 16 (32.00%) JavaScript
4 12 (24.00%) SQL
5 9 (18.00%) C++
6 7 (14.00%) PHP
7 3 (6.00%) VB.NET
7 3 (6.00%) Python
8 1 (2.00%) Ruby
8 1 (2.00%) Lua
8 1 (2.00%) PHP5
8 1 (2.00%) R
8 1 (2.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 31 (62.00%) Degree
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (24.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.00%) Oracle
3 2 (4.00%) BT
4 1 (2.00%) LexisNexis
4 1 (2.00%) Cisco
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
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