The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate role in IT jobs advertised for the South 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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate
Rank 77 80 58
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 16 7 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.56% 0.70% 2.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.62% 0.73% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 15 7 18
Average salary £22,500 £19,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £17,900 £18,125
10% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,700 £23,600
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £23,000 £23,500
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -2.12%
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 South 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
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
989 963 712
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 96.68% 95.63% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 833 814 580
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Graduate
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Graduate Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

Graduate
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
Sheffield +6 12 £21,500 +10.25% 2
Graduate
Yorkshire

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the South 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 19 (50.00%) SQL
1 19 (50.00%) Degree
2 11 (28.95%) Java
3 10 (26.32%) C#
3 10 (26.32%) Software Engineering
4 8 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (18.42%) Hibernate
5 7 (18.42%) HTML
5 7 (18.42%) .NET
5 7 (18.42%) Oracle
5 7 (18.42%) XML
5 7 (18.42%) OO
5 7 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (15.79%) Banking
6 6 (15.79%) Retail
6 6 (15.79%) Retail Banking
6 6 (15.79%) MySQL
6 6 (15.79%) PHP
6 6 (15.79%) PL/SQL
6 6 (15.79%) Eclipse
7 5 (13.16%) Scrum
7 5 (13.16%) C++
7 5 (13.16%) Computer Science
8 4 (10.53%) jQuery
8 4 (10.53%) Spring
8 4 (10.53%) Ajax
8 4 (10.53%) Security Testing
8 4 (10.53%) Android
8 4 (10.53%) Apple iOS
8 4 (10.53%) VB.NET

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the South 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 3 (7.89%) WebLogic
1 3 (7.89%) JBoss
1 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
1 3 (7.89%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.79%) MySQL
2 4 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (7.89%) SQLite
3 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
4 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (15.79%) Eclipse
2 4 (10.53%) Visual Studio
3 3 (7.89%) Ant
3 3 (7.89%) Xcode
4 2 (5.26%) Selenium
5 1 (2.63%) CppUnit
5 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.63%) Subversion
5 1 (2.63%) WebSpeed
General
1 6 (15.79%) Banking
1 6 (15.79%) Retail
1 6 (15.79%) Retail Banking
2 1 (2.63%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.42%) HTML
1 7 (18.42%) .NET
1 7 (18.42%) XML
1 7 (18.42%) Hibernate
2 4 (10.53%) Spring
2 4 (10.53%) Ajax
2 4 (10.53%) jQuery
2 4 (10.53%) Web Services
2 4 (10.53%) CSS
3 3 (7.89%) SOAP
3 3 (7.89%) Swing
3 3 (7.89%) RESTful
3 3 (7.89%) Java EE
4 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.63%) STL
5 1 (2.63%) MFC
5 1 (2.63%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (2.63%) HTML5
5 1 (2.63%) CSS3
5 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.16%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.89%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.63%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.53%) Android
1 4 (10.53%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (26.32%) Software Engineering
2 7 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (18.42%) OO
3 5 (13.16%) Scrum
4 4 (10.53%) iOS Development
4 4 (10.53%) Security Testing
4 4 (10.53%) OOP
4 4 (10.53%) Regression Testing
5 3 (7.89%) Workflow
5 3 (7.89%) UML
5 3 (7.89%) RUP
5 3 (7.89%) TDD
5 3 (7.89%) SOA
5 3 (7.89%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (7.89%) Web Development
5 3 (7.89%) Time Management
5 3 (7.89%) Performance Testing
6 2 (5.26%) OO PHP
6 2 (5.26%) Manual Testing
6 2 (5.26%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (50.00%) SQL
2 11 (28.95%) Java
3 10 (26.32%) C#
4 6 (15.79%) PHP
4 6 (15.79%) PL/SQL
5 5 (13.16%) C++
6 4 (10.53%) VB.NET
7 3 (7.89%) Objective-C
7 3 (7.89%) COBOL
7 3 (7.89%) JavaScript
7 3 (7.89%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (18.42%) Oracle
2 3 (7.89%) Kofax
3 1 (2.63%) Progress
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
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