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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate
Rank 178 203 150
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -53
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 30 15 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.70% 0.31% 1.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 0.32% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 27 11 63
Median salary £26,500 £21,500 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.25% -6.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,800 £19,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £25,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.69%
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 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
4164 4735 4922
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.31% 97.79% 97.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3421 3719 3999
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 May 2016.

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 1 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +16 19 £25,000 +21.95% 8
Huddersfield +11 6 £30,000 +50.00% 1
Bradford - 4 £25,000 - 1
Graduate
Yorkshire

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 43 (72.88%) Degree
2 20 (33.90%) Windows
3 16 (27.12%) Microsoft
3 16 (27.12%) Finance
4 15 (25.42%) Computer Science
5 14 (23.73%) C#
6 13 (22.03%) JavaScript
6 13 (22.03%) .NET
6 13 (22.03%) MS Excel
6 13 (22.03%) Project Management
7 12 (20.34%) ASP.NET
8 11 (18.64%) SQL
8 11 (18.64%) MS Office
9 10 (16.95%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (16.95%) Retail
9 10 (16.95%) HTML
9 10 (16.95%) Active Directory
9 10 (16.95%) MVC
10 9 (15.25%) Mathematics
10 9 (15.25%) Local Government
10 9 (15.25%) Marketing
11 8 (13.56%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (13.56%) Software Engineering
11 8 (13.56%) PHP
11 8 (13.56%) SQL Server
12 7 (11.86%) Java
12 7 (11.86%) MS Exchange
12 7 (11.86%) TDD
12 7 (11.86%) WinForms
12 7 (11.86%) WCF

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 7 (11.86%) MS Exchange
2 6 (10.17%) SAS
3 3 (5.08%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (22.03%) MS Excel
2 11 (18.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.39%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.08%) AdWords
1 3 (5.08%) Google Analytics
2 2 (3.39%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.17%) Internet
2 2 (3.39%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.69%) Firewall
3 1 (1.69%) HTTP
3 1 (1.69%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.56%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.47%) MySQL
3 1 (1.69%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.69%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.69%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (10.17%) Moq
1 6 (10.17%) MSTest
1 6 (10.17%) NUnit
1 6 (10.17%) Rhino Mocks
2 2 (3.39%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.69%) Android Studio
3 1 (1.69%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.69%) Maven
3 1 (1.69%) Subversion
3 1 (1.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (1.69%) Xcode
General
1 16 (27.12%) Finance
2 10 (16.95%) Retail
3 9 (15.25%) Local Government
3 9 (15.25%) Marketing
4 5 (8.47%) Games
5 2 (3.39%) Banking
6 1 (1.69%) Advertising
6 1 (1.69%) Legal
6 1 (1.69%) Publishing
6 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (22.03%) .NET
2 12 (20.34%) ASP.NET
3 10 (16.95%) ASP.NET MVC
3 10 (16.95%) HTML
4 7 (11.86%) WCF
4 7 (11.86%) WinForms
4 7 (11.86%) WPF
5 6 (10.17%) .NET Framework
5 6 (10.17%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 6 (10.17%) Castle Windsor
5 6 (10.17%) Ninject
5 6 (10.17%) Spring.NET
5 6 (10.17%) Unity DI Container
6 3 (5.08%) AngularJS
6 3 (5.08%) CSS
7 2 (3.39%) CakePHP
7 2 (3.39%) Ember.js
7 2 (3.39%) LAMP
8 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (1.69%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.42%) Computer Science
2 9 (15.25%) Mathematics
3 6 (10.17%) Inversion of Control
4 4 (6.78%) Statistics
5 3 (5.08%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.39%) Data Centre
6 2 (3.39%) Economics
6 2 (3.39%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.69%) iPad
7 1 (1.69%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 20 (33.90%) Windows
2 7 (11.86%) Windows 7
2 7 (11.86%) Windows Server
2 7 (11.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.39%) Android
4 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.69%) Linux
4 1 (1.69%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.03%) Project Management
2 10 (16.95%) MVC
3 8 (13.56%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (13.56%) Software Engineering
4 7 (11.86%) Digital Marketing
4 7 (11.86%) TDD
5 6 (10.17%) Business Analysis
5 6 (10.17%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (10.17%) Dependency Injection
5 6 (10.17%) Kanban
5 6 (10.17%) Mentoring
5 6 (10.17%) MVVM
5 6 (10.17%) Scrum
5 6 (10.17%) Web Application Development
6 4 (6.78%) Web Development
7 3 (5.08%) Analytics
7 3 (5.08%) ITIL
7 3 (5.08%) Online Marketing
7 3 (5.08%) Problem Management
7 3 (5.08%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 14 (23.73%) C#
2 13 (22.03%) JavaScript
3 11 (18.64%) SQL
4 8 (13.56%) PHP
5 7 (11.86%) Java
6 6 (10.17%) VB
6 6 (10.17%) VB.NET
7 2 (3.39%) C++
8 1 (1.69%) Apple Swift
8 1 (1.69%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.69%) C
8 1 (1.69%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 43 (72.88%) Degree
2 1 (1.69%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) SLA
2 1 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 10 (16.95%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.08%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 16 (27.12%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.08%) Citrix
2 3 (5.08%) Civica
2 3 (5.08%) Google
2 3 (5.08%) Oracle
2 3 (5.08%) Yahoo!
3 1 (1.69%) Apple
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Home Based Working + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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