The first table below looks at the demand for the Graduate role in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield 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 Wakefield region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank 25 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 0.93% 0.67% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% 0.69% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £19,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £23,500 £23,500
% change year-on-year
-2.12% -
Job Titles Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
99 145 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 92.52% 97.32% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 88 134 77
Average salary £35,000 £26,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.61% -25.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £52,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Graduate
West Yorkshire

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

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

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

Graduate
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

Graduate Salary Trend in Wakefield

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (50.00%) Financial Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) Debian
2 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 (50.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Debian
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (50.00%) Financial Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) BDD
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree