The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate role in IT jobs advertised for the York 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank 55 60 59
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 5 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 1.04% 1.91% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% 2.03% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 1
Average salary £22,500 £25,000 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +19.04%
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -
Graduate
North 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 York 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
York
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
453 444 425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 94.57% 94.47% 98.61%
Number of salaries quoted 367 295 325
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in York

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

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in York

Graduate
Salary Trend in York

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

Graduate Salary Trend in York

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the York 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 4 (44.44%) ISEB
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) Software Testing
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
1 4 (44.44%) Unit Testing
1 4 (44.44%) Open Source
1 4 (44.44%) User Stories
1 4 (44.44%) Mobile App
1 4 (44.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) HTML
3 2 (22.22%) PHP
3 2 (22.22%) VB
3 2 (22.22%) MS Office
3 2 (22.22%) XML
3 2 (22.22%) Publishing
3 2 (22.22%) XPath
3 2 (22.22%) Regular Expression
4 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
4 1 (11.11%) Finance
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Yahoo!
4 1 (11.11%) Google
4 1 (11.11%) Pay per click
4 1 (11.11%) Statistics
4 1 (11.11%) Marketing
4 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
4 1 (11.11%) Google Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the York 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.

Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Google Analytics
General
1 2 (22.22%) Publishing
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
1 2 (22.22%) XML
1 2 (22.22%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Open Source
1 4 (44.44%) Mobile App
2 1 (11.11%) Statistics
2 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Software Testing
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) Unit Testing
1 4 (44.44%) User Stories
2 1 (11.11%) Online Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Analytics
2 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Pay per click
2 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C#
1 2 (22.22%) PHP
1 2 (22.22%) VB
1 2 (22.22%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) ISEB
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
1 4 (44.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Yahoo!
2 1 (11.11%) Google