The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Graduate Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate Software Developer
Rank 211 185 181
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Developer 5 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.097% 0.13% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.100% 0.13% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 5
Average salary £21,000 £22,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £19,200 £22,500 £20,400
10% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £23,300 £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
Graduate Software Developer
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 West 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
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5013 3710 3575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.04% 95.47% 97.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3941 3016 2985
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Graduate Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Graduate Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Graduate Software Developer
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Graduate Software Developer Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Graduate Software Developer
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate Software Developer within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 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
Leeds -29 5 £21,000 -6.66%
Graduate Software Developer
Yorkshire

Graduate Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Graduate Software Developer 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 14 (93.33%) C#
1 14 (93.33%) .NET
2 12 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (46.67%) SQL
4 7 (46.67%) T-SQL
4 7 (46.67%) jQuery
5 6 (40.00%) HTML
5 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (40.00%) CSS
5 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 5 (33.33%) Unit Testing
6 5 (33.33%) Mentoring
7 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
7 4 (26.67%) Java
7 4 (26.67%) WinForms
8 3 (20.00%) Workflow
8 3 (20.00%) Metastorm
8 3 (20.00%) Law
8 3 (20.00%) Legal
8 3 (20.00%) Eclipse
8 3 (20.00%) Ajax
8 3 (20.00%) MS Office
8 3 (20.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (20.00%) VBA
8 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (20.00%) .NET Framework

Graduate Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Graduate Software Developer 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) Apache
2 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (20.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (6.67%) ProC
2 1 (6.67%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 3 (20.00%) Law
1 3 (20.00%) Legal
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (93.33%) .NET
2 12 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (46.67%) jQuery
4 6 (40.00%) HTML
4 6 (40.00%) CSS
5 4 (26.67%) WinForms
6 3 (20.00%) Ajax
6 3 (20.00%) .NET Framework
7 2 (13.33%) GWT
7 2 (13.33%) Web Services
8 1 (6.67%) Apache Flex
8 1 (6.67%) WCF
8 1 (6.67%) WPF
8 1 (6.67%) Silverlight
8 1 (6.67%) J2EE
8 1 (6.67%) Struts
8 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (6.67%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) UNIX
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 5 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 3 (20.00%) Workflow
4 2 (13.33%) Web Development
4 2 (13.33%) BDD
4 2 (13.33%) User Stories
4 2 (13.33%) OOD
4 2 (13.33%) TDD
4 2 (13.33%) Pair Programming
4 2 (13.33%) Refactoring
4 2 (13.33%) MVC
5 1 (6.67%) OO
5 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Volume Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) C#
2 7 (46.67%) SQL
2 7 (46.67%) T-SQL
3 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (26.67%) Java
5 3 (20.00%) VBA
6 1 (6.67%) Python
6 1 (6.67%) C
6 1 (6.67%) ActionScript
6 1 (6.67%) Perl
6 1 (6.67%) PHP
6 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Metastorm
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle
3 2 (13.33%) Google