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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank 149 155 145
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 112 67 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.51% 1.26% 1.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.57% 1.33% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 99 64 60
Average salary £22,000 £21,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.32% -4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £19,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £24,000
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £22,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -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
7145 5052 5616
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.57% 94.70% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 5671 4009 4624
Average salary £36,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.35% +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
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 19 September 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 19 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
(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 -24 54 £21,000 -2.32% 6
North Yorkshire -5 25 £22,750 +1.11% 3
South Yorkshire +3 22 £24,000 +11.62% 5
East Yorkshire +10 8 £27,500 +10.00% 2
Graduate
England

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 138 (63.89%) Degree
2 137 (63.43%) C#
3 100 (46.30%) .NET
4 80 (37.04%) Java
5 75 (34.72%) SQL
6 65 (30.09%) SQL Server
6 65 (30.09%) Computer Science
7 63 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
8 61 (28.24%) ASP.NET
9 55 (25.46%) HTML
10 48 (22.22%) CSS
11 42 (19.44%) JavaScript
12 40 (18.52%) OO
13 30 (13.89%) Mathematics
14 29 (13.43%) Games
15 27 (12.50%) Finance
15 27 (12.50%) Microsoft
16 25 (11.57%) T-SQL
16 25 (11.57%) .NET Framework
17 24 (11.11%) C++
18 21 (9.72%) Software Engineering
18 21 (9.72%) jQuery
19 19 (8.80%) PHP
19 19 (8.80%) J2EE
19 19 (8.80%) XML
19 19 (8.80%) Mentoring
20 18 (8.33%) MVC
21 17 (7.87%) SaaS
21 17 (7.87%) SQL Server 2008
21 17 (7.87%) Visual Studio

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 14 (6.48%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.78%) CMS
3 5 (2.31%) Drupal
3 5 (2.31%) Node.js
3 5 (2.31%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (1.85%) WebSphere
4 4 (1.85%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.39%) Apache
5 3 (1.39%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.46%) SAS
6 1 (0.46%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.46%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (6.02%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.24%) MS Office
3 4 (1.85%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.46%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.46%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 17 (7.87%) SaaS
2 10 (4.63%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.24%) Internet
2 5 (2.31%) HTTP
3 1 (0.46%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (30.09%) SQL Server
2 17 (7.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (6.02%) MySQL
4 10 (4.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (3.24%) Relational Database
6 5 (2.31%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (2.31%) MongoDB
7 4 (1.85%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (1.39%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.93%) ProClarity
9 2 (0.93%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.93%) MS Access
10 1 (0.46%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.46%) Oracle9i Database
10 1 (0.46%) EDMS
10 1 (0.46%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 17 (7.87%) Visual Studio
2 10 (4.63%) Eclipse
3 9 (4.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 5 (2.31%) Ant
5 4 (1.85%) Maven
6 2 (0.93%) Subversion
7 1 (0.46%) ProC
7 1 (0.46%) NUnit
7 1 (0.46%) JUnit
7 1 (0.46%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.46%) MSTest
7 1 (0.46%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (0.46%) Moq
7 1 (0.46%) Hudson
7 1 (0.46%) Eclipse RCP
7 1 (0.46%) Jenkins
General
1 29 (13.43%) Games
2 27 (12.50%) Finance
3 11 (5.09%) Manufacturing
4 10 (4.63%) Retail
5 9 (4.17%) Advertising
6 8 (3.70%) Banking
7 4 (1.85%) Retail Banking
7 4 (1.85%) Law
7 4 (1.85%) Legal
7 4 (1.85%) Back Office
8 2 (0.93%) Publishing
8 2 (0.93%) Marketing
9 1 (0.46%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.46%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (46.30%) .NET
2 61 (28.24%) ASP.NET
3 55 (25.46%) HTML
4 48 (22.22%) CSS
5 25 (11.57%) .NET Framework
6 21 (9.72%) jQuery
7 19 (8.80%) J2EE
7 19 (8.80%) XML
8 16 (7.41%) Web Services
8 16 (7.41%) Java EE
9 11 (5.09%) WinForms
9 11 (5.09%) HTML5
10 9 (4.17%) SOAP
11 8 (3.70%) RESTful
12 6 (2.78%) Spring
12 6 (2.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 5 (2.31%) Hibernate
13 5 (2.31%) XSD
14 4 (1.85%) XSLT
14 4 (1.85%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 65 (30.09%) Computer Science
2 30 (13.89%) Mathematics
3 17 (7.87%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (5.09%) Physics
5 10 (4.63%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.31%) Statistics
6 5 (2.31%) Social Media
7 4 (1.85%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.85%) Data Integration
7 4 (1.85%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (1.39%) User Experience
9 2 (0.93%) Economics
9 2 (0.93%) Credit Risk
9 2 (0.93%) E-Learning
10 1 (0.46%) Neural Network
10 1 (0.46%) LIMS
10 1 (0.46%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.46%) Chemistry
10 1 (0.46%) Biology
10 1 (0.46%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 10 (4.63%) Android
2 6 (2.78%) UNIX
2 6 (2.78%) Windows
3 5 (2.31%) Linux
4 1 (0.46%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (18.52%) OO
3 21 (9.72%) Software Engineering
4 19 (8.80%) Mentoring
5 18 (8.33%) MVC
6 16 (7.41%) OOP
7 14 (6.48%) Game Development
8 12 (5.56%) Scrum
8 12 (5.56%) TDD
9 9 (4.17%) Web Application Development
9 9 (4.17%) Performance Analysis
10 8 (3.70%) Benchmarking
11 7 (3.24%) B2B
11 7 (3.24%) B2C
11 7 (3.24%) UML
11 7 (3.24%) MVVM
11 7 (3.24%) Unit Testing
12 6 (2.78%) Time Management
12 6 (2.78%) Web Development
12 6 (2.78%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 137 (63.43%) C#
2 80 (37.04%) Java
3 75 (34.72%) SQL
4 42 (19.44%) JavaScript
5 25 (11.57%) T-SQL
6 24 (11.11%) C++
7 19 (8.80%) PHP
8 11 (5.09%) VB.NET
9 9 (4.17%) Perl
10 8 (3.70%) C
11 5 (2.31%) PL/SQL
11 5 (2.31%) VB
12 4 (1.85%) VBA
12 4 (1.85%) Python
13 3 (1.39%) ActionScript
13 3 (1.39%) Lua
14 2 (0.93%) XPath
15 1 (0.46%) Uniface
15 1 (0.46%) MATLAB
15 1 (0.46%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 138 (63.89%) Degree
2 2 (0.93%) PhD
2 2 (0.93%) CCNA
2 2 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.70%) QA
2 1 (0.46%) SLA
2 1 (0.46%) Basel II
Vendors
1 27 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 9 (4.17%) Oracle
3 4 (1.85%) JBoss
3 4 (1.85%) Metastorm
4 2 (0.93%) Google
5 1 (0.46%) Facebook
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Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
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Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Salary DOE plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrogate
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + pension, share save scheme
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
North Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £36000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £20k - 23k per year + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Elland, West Yorkshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £16000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Sheffield
OHO Group
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Sheffield
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + +Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Sheffield
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Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + +Benefits
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