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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank 65 59 70
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 21 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.27% 1.43% 1.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.38% 1.52% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 16 9 9
Average salary £24,000 £20,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £18,600 £17,850
10% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £21,600 £23,500
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £22,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -2.17%
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
883 657 918
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 95.56% 94.26% 96.23%
Number of salaries quoted 728 534 739
Average salary £35,500 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.33% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Graduate across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Graduate Salary Histogram 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 1 October 2014. 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 -14 15 £24,000 +20.00% 5
Barnsley -1 1 £21,000 -4.54%
Doncaster - 1 £25,000 -
Graduate
Yorkshire

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 15 (46.88%) Degree
1 15 (46.88%) SQL
2 12 (37.50%) C#
3 11 (34.38%) Java
4 10 (31.25%) Web Services
4 10 (31.25%) XML
5 9 (28.13%) Computer Science
5 9 (28.13%) Retail
5 9 (28.13%) RESTful
6 8 (25.00%) Eclipse
6 8 (25.00%) .NET
7 7 (21.88%) C
7 7 (21.88%) Banking
8 6 (18.75%) Software Engineering
8 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (18.75%) PHP
8 6 (18.75%) Ant
8 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET
8 6 (18.75%) MVC
9 5 (15.63%) Hibernate
9 5 (15.63%) CSS
9 5 (15.63%) SOAP
9 5 (15.63%) JBoss
9 5 (15.63%) Swing
9 5 (15.63%) WebLogic
9 5 (15.63%) T-SQL
9 5 (15.63%) PL/SQL
9 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
9 5 (15.63%) HTML
9 5 (15.63%) Retail Banking

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 5 (15.63%) WebLogic
1 5 (15.63%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.25%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database
2 2 (6.25%) MS Access
2 2 (6.25%) MySQL
2 2 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.13%) EDMS
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (25.00%) Eclipse
2 6 (18.75%) Ant
3 1 (3.13%) JUnit
3 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.13%) Maven
3 1 (3.13%) Subversion
General
1 9 (28.13%) Retail
2 7 (21.88%) Banking
3 5 (15.63%) Retail Banking
4 4 (12.50%) Back Office
5 2 (6.25%) Finance
5 2 (6.25%) Manufacturing
6 1 (3.13%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (31.25%) Web Services
1 10 (31.25%) XML
2 9 (28.13%) RESTful
3 8 (25.00%) .NET
4 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET
5 5 (15.63%) Hibernate
5 5 (15.63%) CSS
5 5 (15.63%) SOAP
5 5 (15.63%) Swing
5 5 (15.63%) HTML
5 5 (15.63%) .NET Framework
5 5 (15.63%) Java EE
6 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (12.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 4 (12.50%) XSLT
7 2 (6.25%) jQuery
7 2 (6.25%) ODBC
8 1 (3.13%) JAXB
8 1 (3.13%) XML Schema
8 1 (3.13%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Computer Science
2 4 (12.50%) Mobile App
2 4 (12.50%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (6.25%) Economics
3 2 (6.25%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.13%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) UNIX
2 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.75%) Software Engineering
1 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (18.75%) MVC
2 4 (12.50%) Data Protection
2 4 (12.50%) MVVM
3 2 (6.25%) Business Analysis
3 2 (6.25%) Software Testing
3 2 (6.25%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (6.25%) ERP
3 2 (6.25%) SOA
3 2 (6.25%) OO
3 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (6.25%) CAD
3 2 (6.25%) CAE
3 2 (6.25%) Configuration Management
3 2 (6.25%) Project Management
4 1 (3.13%) OO PHP
4 1 (3.13%) iOS Development
4 1 (3.13%) Web Application Development
4 1 (3.13%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (46.88%) SQL
2 12 (37.50%) C#
3 11 (34.38%) Java
4 7 (21.88%) C
5 6 (18.75%) PHP
6 5 (15.63%) T-SQL
6 5 (15.63%) PL/SQL
6 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
7 3 (9.38%) Lua
8 2 (6.25%) C++
Qualifications
1 15 (46.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) JBoss
2 4 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
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