The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate role in IT jobs advertised for the North Yorkshire 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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate
Rank 78 86 76
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 19 18 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 1.77% 1.64% 1.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.82% 1.72% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 19 18 4
Average salary £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
Graduate
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 North Yorkshire 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
North Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1046 1049 908
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 97.57% 95.45% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 881 813 696
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

Graduate
Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Graduate Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

Graduate
Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
York +9 9 £22,500 +2.27%
Saltburn-by-the-Sea - 4 £20,000 -
Harrogate -8 2 £20,500 -14.58%
Skipton - 2 £23,000 -
Graduate
Yorkshire

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 28 (65.12%) C#
2 25 (58.14%) Degree
3 21 (48.84%) Java
4 20 (46.51%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (32.56%) .NET
6 13 (30.23%) HTML
7 12 (27.91%) JavaScript
7 12 (27.91%) OO
7 12 (27.91%) Computer Science
7 12 (27.91%) Software Engineering
8 11 (25.58%) CSS
8 11 (25.58%) Finance
9 9 (20.93%) OOP
9 9 (20.93%) jQuery
10 8 (18.60%) SQL Server
10 8 (18.60%) Games
11 7 (16.28%) TDD
11 7 (16.28%) Web Services
11 7 (16.28%) Microsoft
11 7 (16.28%) Performance Analysis
11 7 (16.28%) Data Integration
12 6 (13.95%) Unit Testing
12 6 (13.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 6 (13.95%) User Stories
12 6 (13.95%) Mobile App
12 6 (13.95%) Open Source
12 6 (13.95%) SaaS
12 6 (13.95%) ISEB
12 6 (13.95%) Visual Studio
12 6 (13.95%) SQL

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 2 (4.65%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (11.63%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.95%) SaaS
2 3 (6.98%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.60%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.65%) DB2
2 2 (4.65%) MongoDB
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (13.95%) Visual Studio
2 4 (9.30%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (25.58%) Finance
2 8 (18.60%) Games
3 5 (11.63%) Marketing
4 2 (4.65%) Publishing
4 2 (4.65%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.33%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (32.56%) .NET
2 13 (30.23%) HTML
3 11 (25.58%) CSS
4 9 (20.93%) jQuery
5 7 (16.28%) Web Services
6 5 (11.63%) HTML5
6 5 (11.63%) CSS3
7 4 (9.30%) ASP.NET
8 3 (6.98%) J2EE
8 3 (6.98%) XML
8 3 (6.98%) Spring
8 3 (6.98%) Java EE
9 2 (4.65%) Regular Expression
9 2 (4.65%) Apache CXF
10 1 (2.33%) EJB 3.0
10 1 (2.33%) Ajax
10 1 (2.33%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.91%) Computer Science
2 7 (16.28%) Data Integration
3 6 (13.95%) Open Source
3 6 (13.95%) Mobile App
4 5 (11.63%) Statistics
4 5 (11.63%) Mathematics
5 3 (6.98%) User Experience
6 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.65%) UNIX
1 2 (4.65%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (46.51%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (27.91%) OO
2 12 (27.91%) Software Engineering
3 9 (20.93%) OOP
4 7 (16.28%) TDD
4 7 (16.28%) Performance Analysis
5 6 (13.95%) User Stories
5 6 (13.95%) Unit Testing
5 6 (13.95%) Software Testing
5 6 (13.95%) MVC
6 5 (11.63%) Pay per click
6 5 (11.63%) Analytics
7 3 (6.98%) Scrum
7 3 (6.98%) Benchmarking
7 3 (6.98%) Web Marketing
7 3 (6.98%) Game Development
8 2 (4.65%) Online Marketing
8 2 (4.65%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (4.65%) Mentoring
9 1 (2.33%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 28 (65.12%) C#
2 21 (48.84%) Java
3 12 (27.91%) JavaScript
4 6 (13.95%) SQL
5 4 (9.30%) VB.NET
6 2 (4.65%) XPath
6 2 (4.65%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.65%) VB
6 2 (4.65%) PHP
Qualifications
1 25 (58.14%) Degree
2 6 (13.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 6 (13.95%) ISEB
3 1 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.33%) HND
3 1 (2.33%) CCNA
3 1 (2.33%) CCENT
3 1 (2.33%) GNVQ
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (16.28%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.63%) Yahoo!
2 5 (11.63%) Google
3 2 (4.65%) Sybase
4 1 (2.33%) Cisco
4 1 (2.33%) Adobe