The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Graduate Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate Software Developer
Rank 231 216 221
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Developer 22 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.30% 0.057% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.060% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 18 2 7
Average salary £21,500 £22,750 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.49% -9.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,850 £21,350 £19,900
10% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,150 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
Graduate Software Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7123 5008 5617
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.53% 94.69% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 5657 3972 4627
Average salary £37,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Graduate Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Graduate Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Graduate Software Developer
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Graduate Software Developer Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Graduate Software Developer
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate Software Developer within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 September 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
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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
West Yorkshire -29 10 £21,000 -14.28%
North Yorkshire -12 7 £21,500 +2.38%
South Yorkshire - 5 £25,000 -
Graduate Software Developer
England

Graduate Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Graduate Software Developer 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 36 (80.00%) C#
2 28 (62.22%) SQL
3 23 (51.11%) Java
4 22 (48.89%) .NET
5 20 (44.44%) ASP.NET
6 19 (42.22%) Degree
7 16 (35.56%) OO
7 16 (35.56%) SQL Server
8 15 (33.33%) T-SQL
9 13 (28.89%) OOP
9 13 (28.89%) Computer Science
9 13 (28.89%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (24.44%) Mathematics
10 11 (24.44%) Physics
10 11 (24.44%) Games
10 11 (24.44%) HTML
10 11 (24.44%) CSS
10 11 (24.44%) Web Services
11 10 (22.22%) C++
11 10 (22.22%) .NET Framework
11 10 (22.22%) Android
12 9 (20.00%) jQuery
12 9 (20.00%) JavaScript
12 9 (20.00%) Manufacturing
13 7 (15.56%) Microsoft
13 7 (15.56%) Unit Testing
13 7 (15.56%) SQL Server 2008
13 7 (15.56%) Mentoring
14 6 (13.33%) MVC
14 6 (13.33%) WinForms

Graduate Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Graduate Software Developer 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.67%) Apache
2 3 (6.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (8.89%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (35.56%) SQL Server
2 7 (15.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (8.89%) Relational Database
4 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (2.22%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (8.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (6.67%) Eclipse
2 3 (6.67%) Maven
3 2 (4.44%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.22%) ProC
4 1 (2.22%) Ant
4 1 (2.22%) JUnit
4 1 (2.22%) Eclipse RCP
4 1 (2.22%) Subversion
General
1 11 (24.44%) Games
2 9 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 4 (8.89%) Retail
3 4 (8.89%) Back Office
3 4 (8.89%) Finance
3 4 (8.89%) Law
3 4 (8.89%) Legal
4 1 (2.22%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (48.89%) .NET
2 20 (44.44%) ASP.NET
3 11 (24.44%) HTML
3 11 (24.44%) CSS
3 11 (24.44%) Web Services
4 10 (22.22%) .NET Framework
5 9 (20.00%) jQuery
6 6 (13.33%) WinForms
7 5 (11.11%) XML
8 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (8.89%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 4 (8.89%) RESTful
8 4 (8.89%) XSLT
9 3 (6.67%) Spring
9 3 (6.67%) Ajax
10 2 (4.44%) GWT
10 2 (4.44%) REST
10 2 (4.44%) J2EE
11 1 (2.22%) XML Schema
11 1 (2.22%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 13 (28.89%) Computer Science
2 11 (24.44%) Mathematics
2 11 (24.44%) Physics
3 4 (8.89%) Mobile App
3 4 (8.89%) Data Integration
3 4 (8.89%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (22.22%) Android
2 4 (8.89%) Linux
3 3 (6.67%) UNIX
4 1 (2.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (35.56%) OO
2 13 (28.89%) OOP
2 13 (28.89%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (15.56%) Unit Testing
3 7 (15.56%) Mentoring
4 6 (13.33%) MVC
5 4 (8.89%) Web Development
5 4 (8.89%) Software Engineering
5 4 (8.89%) Performance Analysis
5 4 (8.89%) Data Protection
5 4 (8.89%) MVVM
5 4 (8.89%) Workflow
6 3 (6.67%) Benchmarking
7 2 (4.44%) Refactoring
7 2 (4.44%) TDD
7 2 (4.44%) Pair Programming
7 2 (4.44%) BDD
7 2 (4.44%) User Stories
7 2 (4.44%) UML
7 2 (4.44%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 36 (80.00%) C#
2 28 (62.22%) SQL
3 23 (51.11%) Java
4 15 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 10 (22.22%) C++
6 9 (20.00%) JavaScript
7 4 (8.89%) VBA
8 1 (2.22%) ActionScript
8 1 (2.22%) Perl
8 1 (2.22%) PHP
8 1 (2.22%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.22%) C
8 1 (2.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 19 (42.22%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (15.56%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.89%) Metastorm
3 2 (4.44%) Google
3 2 (4.44%) Oracle