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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate
Rank 158 138 145
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 94 116 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.37% 1.63% 1.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.42% 1.69% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 71 105 63
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 £19,000 £20,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £24,400
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
6635 6844 5033
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.64% 96.46% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 5454 5453 3931
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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 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 3 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 3 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 +1 63 £22,000 -2.22% 6
North Yorkshire -16 19 £26,500 +17.77% 2
South Yorkshire -5 10 £20,000 -14.89% 3
Graduate
England

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 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 97 (62.58%) Degree
2 77 (49.68%) .NET
3 72 (46.45%) C#
4 65 (41.94%) ASP.NET
5 60 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
6 57 (36.77%) SQL
7 53 (34.19%) HTML
8 40 (25.81%) SQL Server
8 40 (25.81%) Computer Science
9 38 (24.52%) JavaScript
9 38 (24.52%) Software Engineering
10 35 (22.58%) Java
11 32 (20.65%) MVC
12 31 (20.00%) CSS
13 30 (19.35%) Scrum
14 29 (18.71%) WPF
14 29 (18.71%) Mentoring
15 22 (14.19%) Retail
16 21 (13.55%) Windows
16 21 (13.55%) Oracle
16 21 (13.55%) Microsoft
17 20 (12.90%) OO
17 20 (12.90%) WinForms
17 20 (12.90%) Finance
18 19 (12.26%) HTML5
19 18 (11.61%) Web Application Development
19 18 (11.61%) Mathematics
19 18 (11.61%) TDD
19 18 (11.61%) MS Excel
20 17 (10.97%) PHP

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 (4.52%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.29%) SAS
3 1 (0.65%) CMS
3 1 (0.65%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (0.65%) WordPress
3 1 (0.65%) Apache Solr
3 1 (0.65%) Lync
3 1 (0.65%) Apache
Applications
1 18 (11.61%) MS Excel
2 10 (6.45%) MS Office
3 4 (2.58%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.58%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.29%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.58%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.65%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (25.81%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (5.81%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (3.87%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (2.58%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (2.58%) MySQL
5 4 (2.58%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (1.29%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.29%) SQLite
6 2 (1.29%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.65%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.65%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.65%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.65%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 13 (8.39%) Visual Studio
2 11 (7.10%) NUnit
2 11 (7.10%) MSTest
2 11 (7.10%) Rhino Mocks
2 11 (7.10%) Moq
3 5 (3.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (1.94%) Eclipse
4 3 (1.94%) Maven
5 2 (1.29%) Subversion
5 2 (1.29%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.65%) Selenium
6 1 (0.65%) WebSpeed
General
1 22 (14.19%) Retail
2 20 (12.90%) Finance
3 14 (9.03%) Pharmaceutical
4 10 (6.45%) Marketing
5 6 (3.87%) Games
6 5 (3.23%) Banking
6 5 (3.23%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.65%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.65%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (49.68%) .NET
2 65 (41.94%) ASP.NET
3 53 (34.19%) HTML
4 31 (20.00%) CSS
5 29 (18.71%) WPF
6 20 (12.90%) WinForms
7 19 (12.26%) HTML5
8 17 (10.97%) .NET Framework
9 16 (10.32%) jQuery
10 15 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC
10 15 (9.68%) WCF
11 13 (8.39%) Apache Flex
12 11 (7.10%) Unity DI Container
12 11 (7.10%) Spring.NET
12 11 (7.10%) Castle Windsor
12 11 (7.10%) Ninject
13 9 (5.81%) AngularJS
14 6 (3.87%) KnockoutJS
14 6 (3.87%) RabbitMQ
15 4 (2.58%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 40 (25.81%) Computer Science
2 18 (11.61%) Mathematics
3 13 (8.39%) NHS
3 13 (8.39%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (7.74%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (7.10%) Inversion of Control
6 9 (5.81%) Statistics
7 5 (3.23%) Management Information System
7 5 (3.23%) User Experience
8 2 (1.29%) Blog
8 2 (1.29%) Animation
8 2 (1.29%) iPhone
8 2 (1.29%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.29%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.65%) 3D Graphics
9 1 (0.65%) Economics
9 1 (0.65%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.65%) Applied Mathematics
9 1 (0.65%) Physics
9 1 (0.65%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 21 (13.55%) Windows
2 5 (3.23%) Apple iOS
3 4 (2.58%) UNIX
3 4 (2.58%) Android
4 2 (1.29%) Linux
4 2 (1.29%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.65%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.65%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (24.52%) Software Engineering
3 32 (20.65%) MVC
4 30 (19.35%) Scrum
5 29 (18.71%) Mentoring
6 20 (12.90%) OO
7 18 (11.61%) TDD
7 18 (11.61%) Web Application Development
8 12 (7.74%) E-Commerce
9 11 (7.10%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (7.10%) SDLC
9 11 (7.10%) Kanban
9 11 (7.10%) Dependency Injection
9 11 (7.10%) MVVM
10 9 (5.81%) Coaching
10 9 (5.81%) Digital Marketing
11 7 (4.52%) UML
12 6 (3.87%) Product Management
13 5 (3.23%) Time Management
13 5 (3.23%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 72 (46.45%) C#
2 57 (36.77%) SQL
3 38 (24.52%) JavaScript
4 35 (22.58%) Java
5 17 (10.97%) PHP
6 12 (7.74%) C
7 10 (6.45%) T-SQL
8 9 (5.81%) C++
9 5 (3.23%) COBOL
9 5 (3.23%) PL/SQL
9 5 (3.23%) VB.NET
10 4 (2.58%) Perl
11 3 (1.94%) VBA
12 2 (1.29%) VB
12 2 (1.29%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.65%) Lua
13 1 (0.65%) PHP4
13 1 (0.65%) R
13 1 (0.65%) Python
Qualifications
1 97 (62.58%) Degree
2 2 (1.29%) HND
2 2 (1.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.65%) SAS Certification
3 1 (0.65%) CCNA
3 1 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.65%) SLA
1 1 (0.65%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.65%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.65%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (13.55%) Oracle
1 21 (13.55%) Microsoft
2 10 (6.45%) Google
3 6 (3.87%) Sitecore
4 4 (2.58%) Apple
4 4 (2.58%) Yahoo!
5 2 (1.29%) Xamarin
5 2 (1.29%) Cisco
6 1 (0.65%) Adobe
6 1 (0.65%) Progress
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