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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank 140 146 130
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 120 73 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.67% 1.35% 1.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.74% 1.42% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 107 66 66
Average salary £22,500 £21,500 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% -6.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £19,250 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £22,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.17%
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
6910 5124 5618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.27% 94.50% 96.83%
Number of salaries quoted 5445 4056 4610
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 27 August 2014.

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 27 August 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
(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 -10 62 £21,500 - 5
North Yorkshire +7 38 £22,500 - 2
South Yorkshire -1 19 £23,250 +3.33% 5
East Yorkshire +7 4 £27,500 +10.00% 2
Graduate
England

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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.

1 135 (62.79%) C#
2 134 (62.33%) Degree
3 99 (46.05%) .NET
4 80 (37.21%) Java
5 77 (35.81%) SQL
6 69 (32.09%) SQL Server
7 65 (30.23%) Computer Science
8 59 (27.44%) ASP.NET
9 51 (23.72%) HTML
10 42 (19.53%) CSS
10 42 (19.53%) OO
11 39 (18.14%) JavaScript
12 31 (14.42%) Mathematics
13 30 (13.95%) Games
13 30 (13.95%) Microsoft
14 28 (13.02%) T-SQL
15 27 (12.56%) .NET Framework
16 26 (12.09%) Agile Software Development
16 26 (12.09%) Finance
17 25 (11.63%) J2EE
17 25 (11.63%) C++
18 22 (10.23%) jQuery
19 20 (9.30%) SQL Server 2008
20 18 (8.37%) XML
20 18 (8.37%) Visual Studio
21 17 (7.91%) SaaS
22 16 (7.44%) Game Development
22 16 (7.44%) PHP
22 16 (7.44%) MS Excel
22 16 (7.44%) OOP

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 13 (6.05%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.33%) CMS
2 5 (2.33%) Drupal
2 5 (2.33%) Node.js
2 5 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (1.40%) Apache
3 3 (1.40%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.47%) SAS
Applications
1 16 (7.44%) MS Excel
2 12 (5.58%) MS Office
3 2 (0.93%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.47%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.47%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 17 (7.91%) SaaS
2 10 (4.65%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.26%) Internet
2 5 (2.33%) HTTP
3 1 (0.47%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (32.09%) SQL Server
2 20 (9.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (5.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (3.26%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (3.26%) Relational Database
4 7 (3.26%) MySQL
5 6 (2.79%) SQL Server 2000
6 5 (2.33%) Crystal Reports
6 5 (2.33%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.40%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.93%) MS Access
8 2 (0.93%) ProClarity
9 1 (0.47%) EDMS
9 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.47%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 18 (8.37%) Visual Studio
2 11 (5.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 6 (2.79%) Eclipse
4 4 (1.86%) Maven
5 2 (0.93%) Subversion
6 1 (0.47%) Ant
6 1 (0.47%) JUnit
6 1 (0.47%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.47%) Hudson
6 1 (0.47%) Eclipse RCP
6 1 (0.47%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.47%) ProC
General
1 30 (13.95%) Games
2 26 (12.09%) Finance
3 13 (6.05%) Manufacturing
4 6 (2.79%) Advertising
4 6 (2.79%) Retail
5 5 (2.33%) Law
5 5 (2.33%) Legal
6 4 (1.86%) Back Office
7 2 (0.93%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.93%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.93%) Publishing
7 2 (0.93%) Banking
7 2 (0.93%) Marketing
8 1 (0.47%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (46.05%) .NET
2 59 (27.44%) ASP.NET
3 51 (23.72%) HTML
4 42 (19.53%) CSS
5 27 (12.56%) .NET Framework
6 25 (11.63%) J2EE
7 22 (10.23%) jQuery
8 18 (8.37%) XML
9 14 (6.51%) WinForms
10 12 (5.58%) Java EE
11 11 (5.12%) Web Services
12 9 (4.19%) HTML5
13 7 (3.26%) Spring
14 6 (2.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 5 (2.33%) XSD
15 5 (2.33%) SOAP
16 4 (1.86%) XSLT
16 4 (1.86%) RESTful
16 4 (1.86%) CSS3
16 4 (1.86%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 65 (30.23%) Computer Science
2 31 (14.42%) Mathematics
3 13 (6.05%) Physics
4 9 (4.19%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (2.33%) Social Media
5 5 (2.33%) Statistics
6 4 (1.86%) Data Protection Act
6 4 (1.86%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.40%) Data Integration
8 2 (0.93%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.93%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.47%) Neural Network
9 1 (0.47%) Chemistry
9 1 (0.47%) Biology
9 1 (0.47%) Biotechnology
9 1 (0.47%) LIMS
9 1 (0.47%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 12 (5.58%) Android
2 5 (2.33%) Linux
3 4 (1.86%) UNIX
3 4 (1.86%) Windows
4 1 (0.47%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (19.53%) OO
2 26 (12.09%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (7.44%) OOP
3 16 (7.44%) Game Development
4 15 (6.98%) MVC
5 14 (6.51%) Software Engineering
6 9 (4.19%) Scrum
7 8 (3.72%) TDD
7 8 (3.72%) Benchmarking
7 8 (3.72%) Unit Testing
7 8 (3.72%) Performance Analysis
8 7 (3.26%) Web Application Development
8 7 (3.26%) Web Development
8 7 (3.26%) UML
9 6 (2.79%) B2B
9 6 (2.79%) B2C
9 6 (2.79%) Workflow
9 6 (2.79%) Time Management
9 6 (2.79%) MVVM
10 5 (2.33%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 135 (62.79%) C#
2 80 (37.21%) Java
3 77 (35.81%) SQL
4 39 (18.14%) JavaScript
5 28 (13.02%) T-SQL
6 25 (11.63%) C++
7 16 (7.44%) PHP
8 11 (5.12%) VB.NET
9 6 (2.79%) VBA
9 6 (2.79%) Perl
10 5 (2.33%) VB
10 5 (2.33%) C
11 4 (1.86%) Python
12 3 (1.40%) Lua
13 2 (0.93%) XPath
14 1 (0.47%) ActionScript
14 1 (0.47%) Uniface
14 1 (0.47%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.47%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.47%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 134 (62.33%) Degree
2 2 (0.93%) PhD
2 2 (0.93%) CCNA
2 2 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.79%) QA
2 3 (1.40%) HL7
3 1 (0.47%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.40%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 30 (13.95%) Microsoft
2 7 (3.26%) Oracle
3 6 (2.79%) Metastorm
4 2 (0.93%) Google
5 1 (0.47%) Wyse
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