The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank 136 141 98
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -43
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 77 42 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.50% 1.08% 2.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.56% 1.13% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 67 37 72
Average salary £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £19,800 £19,850 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £29,000
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £23,500 £23,500
% change year-on-year
-2.12% -
Job Titles Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4928 3733 3569
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 95.95% 96.01% 97.65%
Number of salaries quoted 4013 3007 3019
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,100 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Graduate
Yorkshire

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
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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +10 66 £22,750 +1.11% 6
Huddersfield - 4 £23,000 -
Bradford 0 2 £21,750 -3.33%
Wakefield +11 1 £19,000 -
Graduate
Yorkshire

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 61 (45.52%) Java
1 61 (45.52%) Degree
2 52 (38.81%) .NET
3 47 (35.07%) C#
4 42 (31.34%) SQL Server
5 40 (29.85%) SQL
6 39 (29.10%) J2EE
6 39 (29.10%) HTML
7 31 (23.13%) CSS
8 30 (22.39%) Computer Science
9 26 (19.40%) JavaScript
10 25 (18.66%) ASP.NET
11 23 (17.16%) OO
12 18 (13.43%) XML
12 18 (13.43%) Microsoft
13 17 (12.69%) jQuery
14 16 (11.94%) SaaS
14 16 (11.94%) .NET Framework
15 15 (11.19%) Finance
15 15 (11.19%) SQL Server 2008
16 14 (10.45%) Game Development
16 14 (10.45%) HTML5
16 14 (10.45%) Force.com
16 14 (10.45%) MS Excel
16 14 (10.45%) T-SQL
16 14 (10.45%) Games
16 14 (10.45%) Java EE
17 12 (8.96%) WinForms
17 12 (8.96%) Web Development
17 12 (8.96%) Visual Studio

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 3 (2.24%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.49%) WordPress
2 2 (1.49%) CMS
3 1 (0.75%) SAS
3 1 (0.75%) Apache
Applications
1 14 (10.45%) MS Excel
2 9 (6.72%) MS Office
2 9 (6.72%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.75%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 16 (11.94%) SaaS
2 14 (10.45%) Force.com
3 2 (1.49%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.72%) FTP
2 3 (2.24%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (31.34%) SQL Server
2 15 (11.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (8.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (6.72%) MySQL
5 5 (3.73%) Crystal Reports
5 5 (3.73%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.24%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (2.24%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (1.49%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (0.75%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.75%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.75%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (8.96%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.75%) Subversion
3 1 (0.75%) Git (software)
General
1 15 (11.19%) Finance
2 14 (10.45%) Games
3 9 (6.72%) Advertising
4 7 (5.22%) Legal
5 5 (3.73%) Law
6 4 (2.99%) Banking
7 3 (2.24%) Retail
8 2 (1.49%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.75%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (38.81%) .NET
2 39 (29.10%) J2EE
2 39 (29.10%) HTML
3 31 (23.13%) CSS
4 25 (18.66%) ASP.NET
5 18 (13.43%) XML
6 17 (12.69%) jQuery
7 16 (11.94%) .NET Framework
8 14 (10.45%) HTML5
8 14 (10.45%) Java EE
9 12 (8.96%) WinForms
10 8 (5.97%) Flash
11 6 (4.48%) JSP
11 6 (4.48%) Servlets
12 5 (3.73%) XSL
13 4 (2.99%) J2SE
13 4 (2.99%) Spring
13 4 (2.99%) Ajax
14 3 (2.24%) Grails
15 2 (1.49%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 30 (22.39%) Computer Science
2 9 (6.72%) Video Editing
3 8 (5.97%) Animation
4 4 (2.99%) Open Source
5 3 (2.24%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.24%) Mobile Banking
6 2 (1.49%) Social Media
6 2 (1.49%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.49%) Statistics
7 1 (0.75%) Neural Network
7 1 (0.75%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.75%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.75%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.75%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.24%) Android
1 3 (2.24%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.75%) Debian
2 1 (0.75%) UNIX
2 1 (0.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (17.16%) OO
2 14 (10.45%) Game Development
3 12 (8.96%) Web Development
4 6 (4.48%) Migration
4 6 (4.48%) Software Testing
5 5 (3.73%) Systems Analysis
5 5 (3.73%) Data Migration
6 4 (2.99%) OOA/OOD
6 4 (2.99%) OOD
6 4 (2.99%) Asset Management
7 3 (2.24%) Business Analysis
7 3 (2.24%) Logistics
7 3 (2.24%) Software Engineering
7 3 (2.24%) Workflow
7 3 (2.24%) ETL
7 3 (2.24%) Service Management
7 3 (2.24%) ITIL
7 3 (2.24%) Mobile Application Development
8 2 (1.49%) Web Application Development
8 2 (1.49%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 61 (45.52%) Java
2 47 (35.07%) C#
3 40 (29.85%) SQL
4 26 (19.40%) JavaScript
5 14 (10.45%) T-SQL
6 11 (8.21%) PHP
7 9 (6.72%) ActionScript
8 7 (5.22%) C++
9 5 (3.73%) VB.NET
10 3 (2.24%) Smalltalk
10 3 (2.24%) VBA
10 3 (2.24%) COBOL
11 2 (1.49%) C
11 2 (1.49%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.49%) Ruby
12 1 (0.75%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.75%) R
Qualifications
1 61 (45.52%) Degree
2 2 (1.49%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.75%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.73%) HL7
System Software
1 5 (3.73%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 18 (13.43%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.48%) Oracle
3 3 (2.24%) Metastorm
4 2 (1.49%) Google
5 1 (0.75%) Computacenter
5 1 (0.75%) Wyse
5 1 (0.75%) Business Objects
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