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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Graduate
Rank 138 152 141
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 18 33 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.68% 1.00% 1.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 1.03% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 16 21 21
Median salary £25,000 £22,500 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,875 £20,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £25,000 £25,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.69%

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
2581 3192 3156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.88% 97.05% 98.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2238 2686 2555
Median salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 18 January 2017.

Graduate Salary Histogram in Leeds

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 18 (54.55%) Degree
2 11 (33.33%) .NET
3 10 (30.30%) C#
3 10 (30.30%) SQL Server
4 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (27.27%) MVC
5 8 (24.24%) Java
5 8 (24.24%) SQL
6 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET
6 7 (21.21%) Ruby
6 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET Web API
6 7 (21.21%) SQL Server 2014
7 6 (18.18%) Git (software)
7 6 (18.18%) TDD
7 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
8 5 (15.15%) RESTful
8 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (15.15%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (15.15%) BDD
8 5 (15.15%) NoSQL
8 5 (15.15%) Entity Framework
8 5 (15.15%) Node.js
8 5 (15.15%) Web Application Development
8 5 (15.15%) Web Development
8 5 (15.15%) .NET Framework
8 5 (15.15%) WCF
8 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 5 (15.15%) Driving Licence
8 5 (15.15%) Code First Entity Framework
9 4 (12.12%) Computer Science

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 2 (6.06%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Office
2 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) Firewall
1 2 (6.06%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (30.30%) SQL Server
2 7 (21.21%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (15.15%) NoSQL
4 3 (9.09%) MySQL
5 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 3 (9.09%) Selenium
3 2 (6.06%) JIRA
3 2 (6.06%) WebDriver
4 1 (3.03%) GitLab
4 1 (3.03%) JUnit
4 1 (3.03%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (3.03%) Electronics
1 1 (3.03%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (33.33%) .NET
2 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET
2 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET Web API
3 5 (15.15%) .NET Framework
3 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 5 (15.15%) Code First Entity Framework
3 5 (15.15%) Entity Framework
3 5 (15.15%) Node.js
3 5 (15.15%) RESTful
3 5 (15.15%) WCF
4 3 (9.09%) AngularJS
5 2 (6.06%) CSS
5 2 (6.06%) HTML
5 2 (6.06%) jQuery
5 2 (6.06%) NumPy
5 2 (6.06%) XML
6 1 (3.03%) Laravel
6 1 (3.03%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Driving Licence
1 5 (15.15%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (12.12%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.06%) Mathematics
3 2 (6.06%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (6.06%) Social Network
3 2 (6.06%) Web 2.0
4 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.03%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.03%) Physics
4 1 (3.03%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (3.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (27.27%) MVC
2 6 (18.18%) TDD
3 5 (15.15%) BDD
3 5 (15.15%) Web Application Development
3 5 (15.15%) Web Development
4 4 (12.12%) OO
5 2 (6.06%) Automation Testing
5 2 (6.06%) Business Process Improvement
5 2 (6.06%) ITIL
5 2 (6.06%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (6.06%) Problem Management
5 2 (6.06%) Process Improvement
5 2 (6.06%) Project Management
5 2 (6.06%) Risk Management
5 2 (6.06%) Software Engineering
5 2 (6.06%) Unit Testing
5 2 (6.06%) Web Filtering
6 1 (3.03%) Contingency Planning
6 1 (3.03%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (30.30%) C#
2 8 (24.24%) Java
2 8 (24.24%) SQL
3 7 (21.21%) Ruby
4 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 4 (12.12%) Python
6 2 (6.06%) C++
6 2 (6.06%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.03%) C
7 1 (3.03%) Embedded C
7 1 (3.03%) PHP
Qualifications
1 18 (54.55%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) ISEB
2 1 (3.03%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) QA
1 2 (6.06%) SDET
1 2 (6.06%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.06%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.06%) Citrix
2 2 (6.06%) Civica
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle
3 1 (3.03%) Zend
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