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 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 154 156 133
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 108 84 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.54% 1.29% 1.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.59% 1.35% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 78 72 79
Average salary £22,000 £21,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £18,650 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,925 £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
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
6810 6202 5740
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.09% 95.44% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 5669 4843 4795
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
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 27 January 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
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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 -11 46 £22,000 +6.02% 7
North Yorkshire +8 19 £22,500 -
South Yorkshire 0 17 £22,500 +21.62% 2
East Yorkshire +5 12 £22,000 -11.55% 1
Graduate
England

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

1 117 (53.18%) C#
2 111 (50.45%) Degree
3 100 (45.45%) Java
4 83 (37.73%) .NET
5 68 (30.91%) SQL
6 55 (25.00%) Computer Science
7 54 (24.55%) HTML
8 49 (22.27%) Agile Software Development
9 47 (21.36%) ASP.NET
9 47 (21.36%) OO
10 46 (20.91%) SQL Server
11 44 (20.00%) JavaScript
12 41 (18.64%) Software Engineering
13 39 (17.73%) PHP
14 38 (17.27%) CSS
14 38 (17.27%) XML
15 37 (16.82%) Finance
16 29 (13.18%) Microsoft
16 29 (13.18%) MySQL
17 28 (12.73%) MVC
17 28 (12.73%) Scrum
18 25 (11.36%) Visual Studio
19 22 (10.00%) Web Services
19 22 (10.00%) Mathematics
20 21 (9.55%) OOP
20 21 (9.55%) Relational Database
21 20 (9.09%) Performance Analysis
22 19 (8.64%) Analytical Skills
22 19 (8.64%) C++
23 18 (8.18%) Enterprise Software

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 14 (6.36%) Apache
2 10 (4.55%) WebLogic
2 10 (4.55%) WebSphere
2 10 (4.55%) JBoss
3 9 (4.09%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.91%) IIS
5 1 (0.45%) CMS
5 1 (0.45%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.45%) WordPress
Applications
1 14 (6.36%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.27%) MS Office
3 4 (1.82%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 6 (2.73%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.64%) SaaS
2 5 (2.27%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.45%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (20.91%) SQL Server
2 29 (13.18%) MySQL
3 21 (9.55%) Relational Database
4 12 (5.45%) RDBMS
5 5 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (1.36%) MS Access
7 3 (1.36%) SQLite
7 3 (1.36%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.91%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.91%) DB2
9 1 (0.45%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 25 (11.36%) Visual Studio
2 14 (6.36%) Eclipse
3 11 (5.00%) Ant
4 7 (3.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 4 (1.82%) NUnit
5 4 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (1.82%) MSTest
5 4 (1.82%) Rhino Mocks
5 4 (1.82%) Moq
6 3 (1.36%) Xcode
7 2 (0.91%) Subversion
7 2 (0.91%) Selenium
7 2 (0.91%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.45%) CppUnit
8 1 (0.45%) Bazaar
8 1 (0.45%) Maven
8 1 (0.45%) JUnit
General
1 37 (16.82%) Finance
2 15 (6.82%) Retail
3 13 (5.91%) Banking
4 11 (5.00%) Marketing
5 10 (4.55%) Retail Banking
5 10 (4.55%) Games
6 5 (2.27%) Advertising
7 4 (1.82%) Back Office
8 2 (0.91%) Publishing
8 2 (0.91%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (37.73%) .NET
2 54 (24.55%) HTML
3 47 (21.36%) ASP.NET
4 38 (17.27%) CSS
4 38 (17.27%) XML
5 22 (10.00%) Web Services
6 15 (6.82%) Hibernate
6 15 (6.82%) Java EE
6 15 (6.82%) jQuery
7 14 (6.36%) RESTful
8 12 (5.45%) .NET Framework
9 10 (4.55%) Swing
9 10 (4.55%) SOAP
9 10 (4.55%) J2EE
10 9 (4.09%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (4.09%) HTML5
11 8 (3.64%) Spring
12 7 (3.18%) Ajax
12 7 (3.18%) WPF
12 7 (3.18%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 55 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 22 (10.00%) Mathematics
3 19 (8.64%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (8.18%) Enterprise Software
5 13 (5.91%) Statistics
5 13 (5.91%) Mobile App
6 9 (4.09%) Open Source
7 7 (3.18%) Data Integration
8 4 (1.82%) Inversion of Control
8 4 (1.82%) Data Protection Act
9 3 (1.36%) User Experience
10 2 (0.91%) Economics
10 2 (0.91%) Graphic Design
11 1 (0.45%) LIMS
11 1 (0.45%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.45%) E-Learning
11 1 (0.45%) Physics
11 1 (0.45%) Chemistry
11 1 (0.45%) Biology
11 1 (0.45%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 14 (6.36%) Windows
2 10 (4.55%) Linux
3 7 (3.18%) Android
4 6 (2.73%) UNIX
5 5 (2.27%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.36%) Windows 8
6 3 (1.36%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.91%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.91%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (22.27%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (21.36%) OO
3 41 (18.64%) Software Engineering
4 28 (12.73%) Scrum
4 28 (12.73%) MVC
5 21 (9.55%) OOP
6 20 (9.09%) Performance Analysis
7 17 (7.73%) TDD
8 16 (7.27%) Benchmarking
9 13 (5.91%) Product Management
10 12 (5.45%) Time Management
11 11 (5.00%) Software Testing
12 10 (4.55%) Pay per click
12 10 (4.55%) E-Commerce
12 10 (4.55%) Analytics
13 8 (3.64%) MVVM
13 8 (3.64%) Web Application Development
13 8 (3.64%) Web Development
14 7 (3.18%) SOA
14 7 (3.18%) UML
Programming Languages
1 117 (53.18%) C#
2 100 (45.45%) Java
3 68 (30.91%) SQL
4 44 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 39 (17.73%) PHP
6 19 (8.64%) C++
7 16 (7.27%) VB.NET
8 13 (5.91%) T-SQL
9 12 (5.45%) Perl
10 11 (5.00%) Python
11 10 (4.55%) PL/SQL
12 7 (3.18%) PHP5
13 5 (2.27%) PHP4
13 5 (2.27%) C
14 3 (1.36%) VBA
14 3 (1.36%) Objective-C
14 3 (1.36%) VB
15 2 (0.91%) ActionScript
15 2 (0.91%) XPath
16 1 (0.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 111 (50.45%) Degree
2 7 (3.18%) ISEB
3 6 (2.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.45%) CCENT
5 1 (0.45%) GNVQ
5 1 (0.45%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.45%) HND
5 1 (0.45%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.18%) QA
2 1 (0.45%) Basel II
System Software
1 2 (0.91%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 29 (13.18%) Microsoft
2 11 (5.00%) Oracle
3 6 (2.73%) Yahoo!
3 6 (2.73%) Google
4 3 (1.36%) Kofax
5 2 (0.91%) BT
5 2 (0.91%) Sybase
6 1 (0.45%) Cisco
6 1 (0.45%) Adobe
6 1 (0.45%) Facebook
6 1 (0.45%) LexisNexis
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