The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Yorkshire region that had Graduate featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Graduate
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 160 178 168
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 22 36 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.63% 0.84% 1.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.87% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 19 25 34
Median salary £25,000 £22,500 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,950 £20,500 £19,300
10% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £24,400 £25,350
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.69%

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
3418 4156 4458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 98.02% 97.33% 97.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2971 3503 3672
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the West Yorkshire region that featured Graduate in the job title.

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Graduate
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Graduate Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Graduate
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Graduate across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Graduate Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Graduate
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +13 18 £25,000 +11.11% 3
Elland - 1 £23,500 -
Graduate
Yorkshire

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, Graduate job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Yorkshire region featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 21 (44.68%) Degree
2 16 (34.04%) JavaScript
3 15 (31.91%) SQL
4 13 (27.66%) .NET
4 13 (27.66%) SQL Server
5 12 (25.53%) PHP
5 12 (25.53%) MVC
6 11 (23.40%) Computer Science
7 10 (21.28%) Web Development
7 10 (21.28%) Java
7 10 (21.28%) C#
8 9 (19.15%) HTML
8 9 (19.15%) MySQL
8 9 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (17.02%) Driving Licence
9 8 (17.02%) AngularJS
9 8 (17.02%) Ruby
9 8 (17.02%) jQuery
10 7 (14.89%) Oracle
10 7 (14.89%) ASP.NET
10 7 (14.89%) CSS
10 7 (14.89%) OO
10 7 (14.89%) Laravel
10 7 (14.89%) ASP.NET Web API
10 7 (14.89%) SQL Server 2014
11 6 (12.77%) Git (software)
11 6 (12.77%) RESTful
11 6 (12.77%) TDD
12 5 (10.64%) WCF
12 5 (10.64%) .NET Framework

Graduate Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) MS Office
2 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) Firewall
1 2 (4.26%) Internet
1 2 (4.26%) Wireless
1 2 (4.26%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (27.66%) SQL Server
2 9 (19.15%) MySQL
3 7 (14.89%) SQL Server 2014
4 5 (10.64%) NoSQL
5 4 (8.51%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (12.77%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.38%) Selenium
2 3 (6.38%) Subversion
3 2 (4.26%) JIRA
3 2 (4.26%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.13%) GitLab
4 1 (2.13%) JUnit
4 1 (2.13%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (6.38%) Finance
2 1 (2.13%) Electronics
2 1 (2.13%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (27.66%) .NET
2 9 (19.15%) HTML
3 8 (17.02%) AngularJS
3 8 (17.02%) jQuery
4 7 (14.89%) ASP.NET
4 7 (14.89%) ASP.NET Web API
4 7 (14.89%) CSS
4 7 (14.89%) Laravel
5 6 (12.77%) RESTful
6 5 (10.64%) .NET Framework
6 5 (10.64%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (10.64%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 5 (10.64%) Code First Entity Framework
6 5 (10.64%) Entity Framework
6 5 (10.64%) Node.js
6 5 (10.64%) WCF
7 4 (8.51%) CakePHP
8 2 (4.26%) NumPy
8 2 (4.26%) Symfony
8 2 (4.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.40%) Computer Science
2 8 (17.02%) Driving Licence
3 5 (10.64%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (6.38%) Mathematics
5 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.26%) Data Centre
5 2 (4.26%) Mobile App
5 2 (4.26%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (4.26%) Social Media
5 2 (4.26%) Social Network
5 2 (4.26%) Web 2.0
6 1 (2.13%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.13%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.64%) Windows
2 2 (4.26%) Unix
3 1 (2.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (25.53%) MVC
2 10 (21.28%) Web Development
3 9 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (14.89%) OO
5 6 (12.77%) TDD
6 5 (10.64%) BDD
6 5 (10.64%) Web Application Development
7 4 (8.51%) SDLC
8 3 (6.38%) Business Process Improvement
8 3 (6.38%) Process Improvement
9 2 (4.26%) Automation Testing
9 2 (4.26%) ITIL
9 2 (4.26%) Kalman Filter
9 2 (4.26%) Problem Management
9 2 (4.26%) Risk Management
9 2 (4.26%) Social Engineering
9 2 (4.26%) Software Engineering
9 2 (4.26%) Unit Testing
9 2 (4.26%) Web Design
9 2 (4.26%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 16 (34.04%) JavaScript
2 15 (31.91%) SQL
3 12 (25.53%) PHP
4 10 (21.28%) C#
4 10 (21.28%) Java
5 8 (17.02%) Ruby
6 5 (10.64%) Python
7 4 (8.51%) VB.NET
8 3 (6.38%) C
8 3 (6.38%) C++
8 3 (6.38%) T-SQL
9 2 (4.26%) Perl
10 1 (2.13%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 21 (44.68%) Degree
2 3 (6.38%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.26%) CEH
3 2 (4.26%) OSCP
3 2 (4.26%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.13%) ISEB
4 1 (2.13%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) QA
1 2 (4.26%) SDET
1 2 (4.26%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.26%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 7 (14.89%) Oracle
2 3 (6.38%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.26%) Citrix
3 2 (4.26%) Civica
3 2 (4.26%) Zend
4 1 (2.13%) ION Trading
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