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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Graduate
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 158 182 182
Rank change year-on-year
+24 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 30 22 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.84% 0.50% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 0.52% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 27 13 27
Median salary £23,500 £23,000 £22,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.17% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £20,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £26,000 £26,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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
3501 4253 4897
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.98% 96.68% 98.25%
Number of salaries quoted 3063 3553 3990
Median salary £40,000 £41,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £58,600
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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +31 25 £24,250 +10.22% 4
Bradford +11 4 £22,000 -26.66% 1
Graduate
Yorkshire

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 23 (46.00%) Degree
2 18 (36.00%) SQL Server
3 15 (30.00%) Java
3 15 (30.00%) SQL
4 14 (28.00%) JavaScript
5 13 (26.00%) MVC
6 12 (24.00%) C#
6 12 (24.00%) .NET
6 12 (24.00%) Ruby
6 12 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (22.00%) Windows
8 10 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 10 (20.00%) TDD
9 9 (18.00%) ASP.NET
9 9 (18.00%) Oracle
9 9 (18.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 9 (18.00%) SQL Server 2014
10 8 (16.00%) Driving Licence
10 8 (16.00%) BDD
10 8 (16.00%) NoSQL
10 8 (16.00%) Process Improvement
10 8 (16.00%) Git (software)
10 8 (16.00%) RESTful
10 8 (16.00%) Business Process Improvement
10 8 (16.00%) Management Information System
11 7 (14.00%) SLA
11 7 (14.00%) Active Directory
11 7 (14.00%) Citrix
11 7 (14.00%) Terminal Server
11 7 (14.00%) PHP

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 (14.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.00%) Confluence
2 1 (2.00%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (14.00%) MS Office
2 4 (8.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (6.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (6.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) Wireless
1 2 (4.00%) Wireless Security
2 1 (2.00%) HTTP
2 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (36.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (18.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 8 (16.00%) NoSQL
4 4 (8.00%) MySQL
5 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (16.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.00%) JIRA
2 3 (6.00%) Selenium
3 2 (4.00%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.00%) GitLab
4 1 (2.00%) JUnit
4 1 (2.00%) NetBeans
4 1 (2.00%) Subversion
4 1 (2.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (4.00%) Finance
1 2 (4.00%) Local Government
2 1 (2.00%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (24.00%) .NET
2 9 (18.00%) ASP.NET
2 9 (18.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 8 (16.00%) RESTful
4 7 (14.00%) .NET Framework
4 7 (14.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (14.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 7 (14.00%) Code First Entity Framework
4 7 (14.00%) Entity Framework
4 7 (14.00%) Node.js
4 7 (14.00%) WCF
5 5 (10.00%) AngularJS
5 5 (10.00%) HTML
5 5 (10.00%) jQuery
6 4 (8.00%) CSS
6 4 (8.00%) Laravel
7 2 (4.00%) NumPy
7 2 (4.00%) Ruby on Rails
7 2 (4.00%) Symfony
7 2 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.00%) Driving Licence
1 8 (16.00%) Management Information System
2 7 (14.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (14.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.00%) Social Media
4 1 (2.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 11 (22.00%) Windows
2 2 (4.00%) Linux
2 2 (4.00%) Unix
3 1 (2.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.00%) MVC
2 12 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (20.00%) TDD
4 8 (16.00%) BDD
4 8 (16.00%) Business Process Improvement
4 8 (16.00%) Process Improvement
5 7 (14.00%) ITIL
5 7 (14.00%) Performance Metrics
5 7 (14.00%) Problem Management
5 7 (14.00%) Web Application Development
6 6 (12.00%) Web Development
7 4 (8.00%) Mathematics
7 4 (8.00%) OO
7 4 (8.00%) Project Management
8 3 (6.00%) Analytics
8 3 (6.00%) Logistics
8 3 (6.00%) Software Engineering
8 3 (6.00%) Time Management
9 2 (4.00%) Automation Testing
9 2 (4.00%) Social Engineering
Programming Languages
1 15 (30.00%) Java
1 15 (30.00%) SQL
2 14 (28.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (24.00%) C#
3 12 (24.00%) Ruby
4 7 (14.00%) PHP
5 5 (10.00%) Python
6 4 (8.00%) C
7 3 (6.00%) C++
8 2 (4.00%) Perl
9 1 (2.00%) Embedded C
9 1 (2.00%) Scala
9 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 23 (46.00%) Degree
2 3 (6.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.00%) CEH
3 2 (4.00%) OSCP
3 2 (4.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.00%) SLA
2 4 (8.00%) PMO
3 2 (4.00%) QA
3 2 (4.00%) SDET
System Software
1 7 (14.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (14.00%) Terminal Server
2 1 (2.00%) Docker
2 1 (2.00%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 10 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (18.00%) Oracle
3 7 (14.00%) Citrix
3 7 (14.00%) Civica
4 2 (4.00%) Zend
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Excellent Benefits & Training
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £25,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum £20,000 - £25,000 + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £15000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago