The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank 55 55 52
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 28 8 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.64% 1.40% 3.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.78% 1.43% 3.35%
Number of salaries quoted 24 8 22
Average salary £22,500 £18,750 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -21.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £17,550 £19,200
10% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £19,650 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -
Graduate
South 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 Sheffield 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
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
741 558 656
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 96.23% 97.89% 96.05%
Number of salaries quoted 641 457 615
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 22 December 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 24 (55.81%) SQL
2 23 (53.49%) Degree
3 21 (48.84%) Java
4 16 (37.21%) XML
4 16 (37.21%) Software Engineering
5 15 (34.88%) Hibernate
6 14 (32.56%) Eclipse
6 14 (32.56%) Computer Science
7 13 (30.23%) C#
8 12 (27.91%) Banking
9 11 (25.58%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (23.26%) Retail
10 10 (23.26%) Retail Banking
10 10 (23.26%) WebSphere
10 10 (23.26%) Java EE
10 10 (23.26%) PL/SQL
10 10 (23.26%) Ant
10 10 (23.26%) JBoss
10 10 (23.26%) Swing
10 10 (23.26%) SOAP
10 10 (23.26%) WebLogic
10 10 (23.26%) Web Services
10 10 (23.26%) RESTful
10 10 (23.26%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (20.93%) .NET
11 9 (20.93%) PHP
12 8 (18.60%) C++
13 7 (16.28%) HTML
13 7 (16.28%) SOA
14 6 (13.95%) Scrum

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 10 (23.26%) WebLogic
1 10 (23.26%) JBoss
1 10 (23.26%) WebSphere
2 3 (6.98%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Photoshop
1 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.95%) MySQL
2 5 (11.63%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (9.30%) SQL Server
4 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (6.98%) SQLite
5 2 (4.65%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.33%) EDMS
6 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (32.56%) Eclipse
2 10 (23.26%) Ant
3 4 (9.30%) Visual Studio
4 3 (6.98%) Xcode
5 1 (2.33%) Selenium
5 1 (2.33%) CppUnit
5 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (27.91%) Banking
2 10 (23.26%) Retail
2 10 (23.26%) Retail Banking
3 2 (4.65%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (37.21%) XML
2 15 (34.88%) Hibernate
3 10 (23.26%) Java EE
3 10 (23.26%) RESTful
3 10 (23.26%) Web Services
3 10 (23.26%) Swing
3 10 (23.26%) SOAP
4 9 (20.93%) .NET
5 7 (16.28%) HTML
6 5 (11.63%) Spring
6 5 (11.63%) Ajax
7 4 (9.30%) CSS
8 1 (2.33%) MFC
8 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET
8 1 (2.33%) STL
8 1 (2.33%) jQuery
8 1 (2.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 14 (32.56%) Computer Science
2 10 (23.26%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.98%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.65%) Economics
4 2 (4.65%) Graphic Design
4 2 (4.65%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.33%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.30%) Android
1 4 (9.30%) Apple iOS
2 2 (4.65%) UNIX
3 1 (2.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (37.21%) Software Engineering
2 11 (25.58%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (16.28%) SOA
4 6 (13.95%) Scrum
5 5 (11.63%) OOP
5 5 (11.63%) OO
5 5 (11.63%) Regression Testing
5 5 (11.63%) Performance Testing
5 5 (11.63%) Security Testing
6 4 (9.30%) Time Management
6 4 (9.30%) iOS Development
7 3 (6.98%) Software Testing
7 3 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (6.98%) Workflow
8 2 (4.65%) Systems Analysis
8 2 (4.65%) Business Analysis
8 2 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (4.65%) CAD
8 2 (4.65%) CAE
8 2 (4.65%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (55.81%) SQL
2 21 (48.84%) Java
3 13 (30.23%) C#
4 10 (23.26%) PL/SQL
5 9 (20.93%) PHP
6 8 (18.60%) C++
7 5 (11.63%) JavaScript
7 5 (11.63%) C
7 5 (11.63%) VB.NET
8 3 (6.98%) Objective-C
8 3 (6.98%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.33%) Lua
Qualifications
1 23 (53.49%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (6.98%) Oracle
1 3 (6.98%) Kofax
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
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