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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate
Rank 71 61 50
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 8 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.03% 1.39% 1.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% 1.44% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 8
Average salary £20,250 £19,500 £18,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,550 £18,500 £17,250
10% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £24,550 £23,250
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £23,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -4.16%
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
752 696 445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 97.28% 96.67% 93.49%
Number of salaries quoted 644 581 375
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £55,000 £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 27 March 2015, 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 17 (50.00%) Degree
2 15 (44.12%) SQL
3 14 (41.18%) Java
4 13 (38.24%) Software Engineering
5 11 (32.35%) XML
6 10 (29.41%) C#
6 10 (29.41%) Hibernate
7 9 (26.47%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (23.53%) .NET
8 8 (23.53%) Eclipse
9 7 (20.59%) PHP
9 7 (20.59%) Computer Science
10 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (17.65%) C++
10 6 (17.65%) HTML
10 6 (17.65%) MySQL
10 6 (17.65%) OO
10 6 (17.65%) Web Services
10 6 (17.65%) Scrum
11 5 (14.71%) Regression Testing
11 5 (14.71%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (14.71%) SOA
11 5 (14.71%) OOP
11 5 (14.71%) VB.NET
11 5 (14.71%) SOAP
11 5 (14.71%) JBoss
11 5 (14.71%) Swing
11 5 (14.71%) Ant
11 5 (14.71%) WebLogic
11 5 (14.71%) PL/SQL

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 5 (14.71%) WebLogic
1 5 (14.71%) JBoss
1 5 (14.71%) WebSphere
2 3 (8.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) MySQL
2 5 (14.71%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (8.82%) SQLite
3 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
4 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (23.53%) Eclipse
2 5 (14.71%) Ant
3 4 (11.76%) Visual Studio
4 3 (8.82%) Xcode
5 1 (2.94%) Selenium
5 1 (2.94%) CppUnit
5 1 (2.94%) WebSpeed
General
1 5 (14.71%) Banking
1 5 (14.71%) Retail
1 5 (14.71%) Retail Banking
2 1 (2.94%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (32.35%) XML
2 10 (29.41%) Hibernate
3 8 (23.53%) .NET
4 6 (17.65%) HTML
4 6 (17.65%) Web Services
5 5 (14.71%) Java EE
5 5 (14.71%) Swing
5 5 (14.71%) SOAP
5 5 (14.71%) Spring
5 5 (14.71%) Ajax
5 5 (14.71%) RESTful
6 3 (8.82%) CSS
7 2 (5.88%) jQuery
8 1 (2.94%) MFC
8 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
8 1 (2.94%) STL
8 1 (2.94%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 1 (2.94%) HTML5
8 1 (2.94%) CSS3
8 1 (2.94%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (20.59%) Computer Science
3 3 (8.82%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.94%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.94%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.76%) Android
1 4 (11.76%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (38.24%) Software Engineering
2 6 (17.65%) Scrum
2 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (17.65%) OO
3 5 (14.71%) SOA
3 5 (14.71%) Regression Testing
3 5 (14.71%) OOP
3 5 (14.71%) Performance Testing
3 5 (14.71%) Security Testing
4 4 (11.76%) iOS Development
5 3 (8.82%) Time Management
5 3 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (8.82%) Workflow
6 2 (5.88%) Software Testing
6 2 (5.88%) Web Development
7 1 (2.94%) Automated Testing
7 1 (2.94%) Unit Testing
7 1 (2.94%) Web Testing
7 1 (2.94%) Manual Testing
7 1 (2.94%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 15 (44.12%) SQL
2 14 (41.18%) Java
3 10 (29.41%) C#
4 7 (20.59%) PHP
5 6 (17.65%) C++
6 5 (14.71%) PL/SQL
6 5 (14.71%) VB.NET
7 3 (8.82%) Objective-C
7 3 (8.82%) T-SQL
8 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
9 1 (2.94%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (8.82%) Kofax
2 1 (2.94%) Progress
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
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