The first table below looks at the demand for the Graduate role in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Sheffield region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank 68 45 58
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 7 12 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.93% 2.33% 2.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.97% 2.45% 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 13
Average salary £19,500 £21,250 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.23% +1.19%
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £23,500 £23,500
% change year-on-year
-2.12% -
Job Titles Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
724 490 611
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 96.66% 95.15% 97.76%
Number of salaries quoted 609 414 552
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,850 £23,000 £22,717
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Graduate
South Yorkshire

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Graduate
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Graduate Salary Trend in Sheffield

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 12 (75.00%) HTML
2 11 (68.75%) CSS
3 10 (62.50%) Photoshop
4 6 (37.50%) Degree
4 6 (37.50%) HTML5
4 6 (37.50%) CSS3
4 6 (37.50%) Responsive Web Design
4 6 (37.50%) Sass
4 6 (37.50%) Fireworks
4 6 (37.50%) Web Design
5 4 (25.00%) MVC
5 4 (25.00%) MySQL
5 4 (25.00%) OO
5 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (25.00%) PHP
5 4 (25.00%) OO PHP
5 4 (25.00%) jQuery
6 2 (12.50%) SQL
6 2 (12.50%) .NET
6 2 (12.50%) Internet
6 2 (12.50%) C#
6 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
6 2 (12.50%) Advertising
7 1 (6.25%) CMS
7 1 (6.25%) Hibernate
7 1 (6.25%) J2EE
7 1 (6.25%) Java
7 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
7 1 (6.25%) VB
7 1 (6.25%) J2SE

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 1 (6.25%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (62.50%) Photoshop
2 6 (37.50%) Fireworks
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (12.50%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (75.00%) HTML
2 11 (68.75%) CSS
3 6 (37.50%) HTML5
3 6 (37.50%) CSS3
3 6 (37.50%) Sass
4 4 (25.00%) jQuery
5 2 (12.50%) .NET
5 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
6 1 (6.25%) Hibernate
6 1 (6.25%) J2EE
6 1 (6.25%) J2SE
6 1 (6.25%) Spring
6 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Responsive Web Design
1 6 (37.50%) Web Design
2 4 (25.00%) MVC
2 4 (25.00%) OO
2 4 (25.00%) OO PHP
3 1 (6.25%) Web Application Development
3 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (25.00%) PHP
2 2 (12.50%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (6.25%) Java
3 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
3 1 (6.25%) VB
3 1 (6.25%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle