The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate 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 in their job title over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate
Rank 162 141 149
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 91 121 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.34% 1.68% 1.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.39% 1.75% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 65 108 64
Average salary £22,000 £22,500 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £18,000 £19,150
10% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £27,500 £24,000
UK excluding London average salary £23,500 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+4.44% -
Graduate
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
6526 6932 5001
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.14% 96.29% 94.43%
Number of salaries quoted 5369 5461 3943
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Graduate
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Graduate Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Graduate
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Graduate across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Graduate Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Graduate
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 within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +12 71 £22,000 +2.32% 4
North Yorkshire -27 12 £24,750 +10.00% 2
South Yorkshire -10 7 £20,500 -11.82%
Graduate
England

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the 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 99 (58.58%) Degree
2 82 (48.52%) .NET
3 81 (47.93%) C#
4 72 (42.60%) SQL
5 70 (41.42%) ASP.NET
6 65 (38.46%) HTML
7 64 (37.87%) Agile Software Development
8 47 (27.81%) JavaScript
9 45 (26.63%) Computer Science
10 44 (26.04%) SQL Server
11 43 (25.44%) Software Engineering
12 39 (23.08%) Java
13 36 (21.30%) WPF
14 34 (20.12%) Scrum
14 34 (20.12%) MVC
15 33 (19.53%) CSS
16 32 (18.93%) Mentoring
17 26 (15.38%) Retail
18 24 (14.20%) WinForms
19 23 (13.61%) HTML5
20 22 (13.02%) Mathematics
20 22 (13.02%) Microsoft
21 21 (12.43%) Windows
21 21 (12.43%) Oracle
22 20 (11.83%) PHP
23 19 (11.24%) OO
23 19 (11.24%) MS Excel
23 19 (11.24%) Finance
24 18 (10.65%) TDD
24 18 (10.65%) Pharmaceutical

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the 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 7 (4.14%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.18%) SAS
3 1 (0.59%) CMS
3 1 (0.59%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (0.59%) WordPress
3 1 (0.59%) Apache Solr
3 1 (0.59%) Lync
Applications
1 19 (11.24%) MS Excel
2 11 (6.51%) MS Office
3 4 (2.37%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.37%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.18%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.37%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.59%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (26.04%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (5.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (2.96%) Relational Database
4 4 (2.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (2.37%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (2.37%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (1.78%) MySQL
6 2 (1.18%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.18%) SQLite
6 2 (1.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.18%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.59%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.59%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.59%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.59%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.59%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 13 (7.69%) Visual Studio
2 11 (6.51%) NUnit
2 11 (6.51%) MSTest
2 11 (6.51%) Rhino Mocks
2 11 (6.51%) Moq
3 5 (2.96%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 4 (2.37%) Selenium
5 3 (1.78%) Eclipse
5 3 (1.78%) Maven
6 2 (1.18%) Subversion
6 2 (1.18%) Git (software)
General
1 26 (15.38%) Retail
2 19 (11.24%) Finance
3 18 (10.65%) Pharmaceutical
4 13 (7.69%) Marketing
5 6 (3.55%) Telecoms
5 6 (3.55%) Games
6 5 (2.96%) Banking
6 5 (2.96%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.59%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (48.52%) .NET
2 70 (41.42%) ASP.NET
3 65 (38.46%) HTML
4 36 (21.30%) WPF
5 33 (19.53%) CSS
6 24 (14.20%) WinForms
7 23 (13.61%) HTML5
8 18 (10.65%) .NET Framework
8 18 (10.65%) WCF
9 17 (10.06%) Apache Flex
9 17 (10.06%) jQuery
10 16 (9.47%) ASP.NET MVC
11 11 (6.51%) Spring.NET
11 11 (6.51%) Castle Windsor
11 11 (6.51%) Ninject
11 11 (6.51%) Unity DI Container
12 10 (5.92%) AngularJS
13 6 (3.55%) KnockoutJS
13 6 (3.55%) RabbitMQ
14 4 (2.37%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 45 (26.63%) Computer Science
2 22 (13.02%) Mathematics
3 17 (10.06%) NHS
4 13 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (7.10%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (6.51%) Inversion of Control
7 9 (5.33%) Statistics
8 6 (3.55%) Management Information System
9 5 (2.96%) User Experience
10 2 (1.18%) Blog
10 2 (1.18%) Animation
10 2 (1.18%) iPhone
10 2 (1.18%) Blackberry
10 2 (1.18%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.59%) 3D Graphics
11 1 (0.59%) Economics
11 1 (0.59%) Graphic Design
11 1 (0.59%) Applied Mathematics
11 1 (0.59%) Physics
11 1 (0.59%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 21 (12.43%) Windows
2 5 (2.96%) Apple iOS
3 4 (2.37%) UNIX
3 4 (2.37%) Linux
3 4 (2.37%) Android
4 2 (1.18%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.59%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.59%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (37.87%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (25.44%) Software Engineering
3 34 (20.12%) Scrum
3 34 (20.12%) MVC
4 32 (18.93%) Mentoring
5 19 (11.24%) OO
6 18 (10.65%) TDD
6 18 (10.65%) Web Application Development
7 14 (8.28%) Coaching
8 12 (7.10%) Digital Marketing
9 11 (6.51%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (6.51%) Dependency Injection
9 11 (6.51%) MVVM
9 11 (6.51%) Kanban
10 10 (5.92%) SDLC
11 9 (5.33%) E-Commerce
12 7 (4.14%) UML
13 6 (3.55%) Product Management
14 5 (2.96%) OOP
14 5 (2.96%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 81 (47.93%) C#
2 72 (42.60%) SQL
3 47 (27.81%) JavaScript
4 39 (23.08%) Java
5 20 (11.83%) PHP
6 14 (8.28%) C
7 12 (7.10%) T-SQL
8 9 (5.33%) C++
9 5 (2.96%) COBOL
9 5 (2.96%) PL/SQL
9 5 (2.96%) VB.NET
10 3 (1.78%) VBA
10 3 (1.78%) Perl
11 2 (1.18%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.18%) VB
12 1 (0.59%) Lua
12 1 (0.59%) R
Qualifications
1 99 (58.58%) Degree
2 2 (1.18%) HND
2 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.59%) SAS Certification
3 1 (0.59%) CCNA
3 1 (0.59%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.78%) QA
2 1 (0.59%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.59%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.59%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (13.02%) Microsoft
2 21 (12.43%) Oracle
3 10 (5.92%) Google
4 6 (3.55%) Sitecore
5 4 (2.37%) Apple
5 4 (2.37%) Yahoo!
6 2 (1.18%) Xamarin
6 2 (1.18%) Cisco
7 1 (0.59%) Adobe
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Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Excellent Training
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds Area
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Salary: £20,000 - £22,000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
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Posted: 10 days ago
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