The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate 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 in their job title over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate
Rank 174 152 136
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 22 64 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.49% 1.29% 1.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 1.33% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 19 57 32
Average salary £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
4323 4798 3541
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.78% 96.97% 95.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3415 3948 2821
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

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 22 May 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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 -27 14 £26,950 +19.77% 3
Halifax - 2 £18,000 -
Huddersfield -8 1 £20,000 -13.04%
Bradford -20 1 £20,000 -8.04%
Graduate
Yorkshire

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 45 (71.43%) Degree
2 40 (63.49%) .NET
3 36 (57.14%) C#
4 30 (47.62%) ASP.NET
5 24 (38.10%) Java
5 24 (38.10%) SQL Server
6 21 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 21 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (31.75%) HTML
8 18 (28.57%) SQL
9 16 (25.40%) Visual Studio
9 16 (25.40%) Microsoft
9 16 (25.40%) MVC
9 16 (25.40%) Mathematics
10 14 (22.22%) Software Engineering
11 13 (20.63%) Computer Science
12 10 (15.87%) C++
13 9 (14.29%) E-Commerce
13 9 (14.29%) CSS
13 9 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
13 9 (14.29%) AngularJS
14 8 (12.70%) Mentoring
14 8 (12.70%) Analytical Skills
15 7 (11.11%) jQuery
15 7 (11.11%) WPF
15 7 (11.11%) Finance
15 7 (11.11%) XML
15 7 (11.11%) XSD
15 7 (11.11%) Windows
15 7 (11.11%) UML

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 (1.59%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.59%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.59%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.59%) MS Office
2 1 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.59%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (38.10%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.35%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.17%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.59%) MySQL
4 1 (1.59%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.59%) SQLite
4 1 (1.59%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 16 (25.40%) Visual Studio
2 7 (11.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (1.59%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.59%) NUnit
3 1 (1.59%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (1.59%) Moq
3 1 (1.59%) MSTest
General
1 7 (11.11%) Finance
2 5 (7.94%) Marketing
3 1 (1.59%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (63.49%) .NET
2 30 (47.62%) ASP.NET
3 20 (31.75%) HTML
4 9 (14.29%) CSS
4 9 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 7 (11.11%) jQuery
5 7 (11.11%) WPF
5 7 (11.11%) XML
5 7 (11.11%) XSD
5 7 (11.11%) HTML5
6 4 (6.35%) CSS3
6 4 (6.35%) KnockoutJS
6 4 (6.35%) RabbitMQ
6 4 (6.35%) WCF
7 3 (4.76%) .NET Framework
8 2 (3.17%) Cocoa Touch
8 2 (3.17%) Entity Framework
8 2 (3.17%) Silverlight
8 2 (3.17%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 16 (25.40%) Mathematics
2 13 (20.63%) Computer Science
3 8 (12.70%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (9.52%) Statistics
5 2 (3.17%) Physics
5 2 (3.17%) iPhone
6 1 (1.59%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (1.59%) Economics
6 1 (1.59%) Applied Mathematics
6 1 (1.59%) Animation
6 1 (1.59%) RIA
6 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.59%) Open Source
6 1 (1.59%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.11%) Windows
2 6 (9.52%) Android
3 3 (4.76%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.17%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.59%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.59%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (25.40%) MVC
3 14 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 9 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 8 (12.70%) Mentoring
6 7 (11.11%) UML
7 6 (9.52%) Coaching
7 6 (9.52%) Web Development
8 5 (7.94%) Pay per click
8 5 (7.94%) TDD
8 5 (7.94%) Analytics
9 4 (6.35%) Product Management
9 4 (6.35%) Web Application Development
9 4 (6.35%) Marketing Strategy
9 4 (6.35%) Android Development
9 4 (6.35%) Digital Marketing
9 4 (6.35%) Web Design
9 4 (6.35%) OO
10 3 (4.76%) Time Management
11 2 (3.17%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 36 (57.14%) C#
2 24 (38.10%) Java
3 21 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 18 (28.57%) SQL
5 10 (15.87%) C++
6 7 (11.11%) PHP
7 4 (6.35%) VB.NET
7 4 (6.35%) T-SQL
7 4 (6.35%) C
8 2 (3.17%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.59%) Python
9 1 (1.59%) VB
9 1 (1.59%) Ruby
9 1 (1.59%) Lua
9 1 (1.59%) R
Qualifications
1 45 (71.43%) Degree
2 6 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.59%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.59%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (25.40%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.52%) Oracle
3 4 (6.35%) Sitecore
3 4 (6.35%) BT
4 3 (4.76%) Apple
4 3 (4.76%) Google
5 1 (1.59%) Cisco
5 1 (1.59%) Yahoo!
5 1 (1.59%) LexisNexis
5 1 (1.59%) Xamarin
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, Leeds
Solo Search
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
West Yorkshire
Stem Graduates
Salary: £16000.00 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
West Yorkshire
Stem Graduates
Salary: £22000 - £24500 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Accumuli
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Leeds
KPMG
Posted: 26 days ago