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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank 61 57 62
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 2 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 0.39% 1.90% 1.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 1.97% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 6
Average salary £21,000 £22,500 £20,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +9.75%
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £22,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -2.17%
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
495 355 503
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 97.63% 96.47% 96.92%
Number of salaries quoted 410 216 359
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 20 October 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 15 (83.33%) Degree
2 13 (72.22%) C#
3 8 (44.44%) SQL
4 5 (27.78%) OO
4 5 (27.78%) C++
4 5 (27.78%) HTML
4 5 (27.78%) Java
4 5 (27.78%) Android
5 4 (22.22%) Mathematics
5 4 (22.22%) Physics
5 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
5 4 (22.22%) VB
5 4 (22.22%) OOP
5 4 (22.22%) Manufacturing
5 4 (22.22%) Games
6 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
6 3 (16.67%) CSS
6 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (11.11%) LINQ
7 2 (11.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 2 (11.11%) Regular Expression
7 2 (11.11%) XML
7 2 (11.11%) Windows
7 2 (11.11%) PHP
7 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
7 2 (11.11%) VB.NET
7 2 (11.11%) .NET
7 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
7 2 (11.11%) MS Office
7 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (22.22%) Manufacturing
1 4 (22.22%) Games
2 2 (11.11%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) HTML
2 3 (16.67%) CSS
3 2 (11.11%) XML
3 2 (11.11%) .NET
3 2 (11.11%) .NET Framework
3 2 (11.11%) LINQ
3 2 (11.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (11.11%) Regular Expression
4 1 (5.56%) jQuery
4 1 (5.56%) OpenGL
4 1 (5.56%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Mathematics
1 4 (22.22%) Physics
1 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Android
2 2 (11.11%) Windows
3 1 (5.56%) Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) OO
2 4 (22.22%) OOP
3 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) C#
2 8 (44.44%) SQL
3 5 (27.78%) C++
3 5 (27.78%) Java
4 4 (22.22%) VB
5 2 (11.11%) VB.NET
5 2 (11.11%) XPath
5 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
5 2 (11.11%) PHP
6 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (83.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft