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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate
Rank 144 132 105
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 36 53 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.07% 1.45% 1.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% 1.49% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 26 51 28
Average salary £22,750 £23,000 £20,625
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.08% +11.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £20,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,500 £22,500
UK excluding London average salary £24,500 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+8.88% -
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
3249 3551 2407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.24% 97.26% 95.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2558 2823 1885
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £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 3 July 2015.

Graduate Salary Histogram in Leeds

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 43 (75.44%) Degree
2 38 (66.67%) .NET
3 35 (61.40%) ASP.NET
4 32 (56.14%) C#
5 28 (49.12%) SQL Server
6 27 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (45.61%) HTML
8 23 (40.35%) JavaScript
9 21 (36.84%) SQL
9 21 (36.84%) Java
10 20 (35.09%) Mentoring
11 15 (26.32%) Software Engineering
12 14 (24.56%) CSS
13 13 (22.81%) MVC
14 12 (21.05%) Microsoft
14 12 (21.05%) Visual Studio
14 12 (21.05%) Mathematics
15 11 (19.30%) Computer Science
15 11 (19.30%) E-Commerce
16 10 (17.54%) T-SQL
16 10 (17.54%) jQuery
16 10 (17.54%) AngularJS
17 9 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
18 8 (14.04%) Coaching
18 8 (14.04%) HTML5
18 8 (14.04%) WPF
18 8 (14.04%) OO
19 7 (12.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
19 7 (12.28%) Oracle
19 7 (12.28%) SDLC

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.75%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.77%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (49.12%) SQL Server
2 9 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.26%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.51%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.51%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.51%) SQLite
5 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (21.05%) Visual Studio
2 7 (12.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (10.53%) Finance
2 5 (8.77%) Marketing
3 4 (7.02%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (7.02%) Retail
4 2 (3.51%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (66.67%) .NET
2 35 (61.40%) ASP.NET
3 26 (45.61%) HTML
4 14 (24.56%) CSS
5 10 (17.54%) jQuery
5 10 (17.54%) AngularJS
6 8 (14.04%) WPF
6 8 (14.04%) HTML5
7 6 (10.53%) RabbitMQ
7 6 (10.53%) KnockoutJS
8 5 (8.77%) XML
9 4 (7.02%) XSD
9 4 (7.02%) WinForms
9 4 (7.02%) Apache Flex
10 3 (5.26%) .NET Framework
10 3 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (3.51%) iOS SDK
11 2 (3.51%) CSS3
11 2 (3.51%) WCF
11 2 (3.51%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.05%) Mathematics
2 11 (19.30%) Computer Science
3 5 (8.77%) Statistics
4 4 (7.02%) NHS
4 4 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.51%) Blackberry
5 2 (3.51%) Animation
6 1 (1.75%) Applied Mathematics
6 1 (1.75%) Physics
6 1 (1.75%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (1.75%) Economics
6 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.02%) Apple iOS
2 3 (5.26%) Windows
2 3 (5.26%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (35.09%) Mentoring
3 15 (26.32%) Software Engineering
4 13 (22.81%) MVC
5 11 (19.30%) E-Commerce
6 8 (14.04%) OO
6 8 (14.04%) Coaching
7 7 (12.28%) SDLC
8 6 (10.53%) Scrum
8 6 (10.53%) Product Management
9 5 (8.77%) Digital Marketing
9 5 (8.77%) Web Application Development
10 4 (7.02%) Analytics
10 4 (7.02%) Pay per click
10 4 (7.02%) UML
11 3 (5.26%) Marketing Strategy
11 3 (5.26%) Android Development
12 2 (3.51%) iOS Development
12 2 (3.51%) Web Development
12 2 (3.51%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 32 (56.14%) C#
2 23 (40.35%) JavaScript
3 21 (36.84%) Java
3 21 (36.84%) SQL
4 10 (17.54%) T-SQL
5 6 (10.53%) C++
5 6 (10.53%) PHP
6 5 (8.77%) C
7 3 (5.26%) VBA
8 1 (1.75%) Python
8 1 (1.75%) Ruby
8 1 (1.75%) Lua
8 1 (1.75%) R
Qualifications
1 43 (75.44%) Degree
2 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.75%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.28%) Oracle
3 6 (10.53%) Sitecore
4 4 (7.02%) Google
5 2 (3.51%) Xamarin
5 2 (3.51%) Apple
5 2 (3.51%) BT
6 1 (1.75%) Yahoo!
6 1 (1.75%) Cisco
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