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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate
Rank 52 61 61
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 9 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 2.09% 2.31% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.16% 2.45% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 2
Average salary £22,500 £22,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
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
416 490 439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 96.52% 94.41% 97.77%
Number of salaries quoted 320 319 331
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,500 £27,000
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 27 January 2015, 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 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (54.55%) Software Testing
1 6 (54.55%) ISEB
1 6 (54.55%) Unit Testing
1 6 (54.55%) Open Source
1 6 (54.55%) User Stories
1 6 (54.55%) Mobile App
1 6 (54.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (36.36%) Degree
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) XML
4 2 (18.18%) Regular Expression
4 2 (18.18%) Analytics
4 2 (18.18%) Online Marketing
4 2 (18.18%) XPath
4 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
4 2 (18.18%) Google Analytics
4 2 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (18.18%) Yahoo!
4 2 (18.18%) Google
4 2 (18.18%) Pay per click
4 2 (18.18%) Statistics
4 2 (18.18%) Marketing
4 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
4 2 (18.18%) Finance
4 2 (18.18%) Publishing
4 2 (18.18%) C#
4 2 (18.18%) HTML
4 2 (18.18%) PHP
4 2 (18.18%) VB

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 (18.18%) MS Office
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Google Analytics
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
1 2 (18.18%) Publishing
1 2 (18.18%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) XML
2 2 (18.18%) HTML
2 2 (18.18%) Regular Expression
3 1 (9.09%) EJB
3 1 (9.09%) Spring
3 1 (9.09%) Ajax
3 1 (9.09%) EJB 3.0
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Open Source
1 6 (54.55%) Mobile App
2 2 (18.18%) Statistics
2 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
3 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (54.55%) Software Testing
1 6 (54.55%) Unit Testing
1 6 (54.55%) User Stories
2 2 (18.18%) Analytics
2 2 (18.18%) Online Marketing
2 2 (18.18%) Pay per click
2 2 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (9.09%) Information Management
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) C#
1 2 (18.18%) PHP
1 2 (18.18%) VB
1 2 (18.18%) XPath
2 1 (9.09%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) ISEB
1 6 (54.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (36.36%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Yahoo!
2 2 (18.18%) Google
3 1 (9.09%) Adobe