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

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank 163 143 134
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 110 93 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.45% 1.57% 1.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.50% 1.64% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 90 83 66
Average salary £22,500 £20,500 £20,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £17,100 £18,300
10% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,900 £27,500
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
7315 5680 5575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.75% 95.88% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 5936 4499 4630
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £52,500 £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
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Graduate across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 21 November 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 21 November 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
South Yorkshire -5 36 £23,870 +25.63% 1
West Yorkshire -53 34 £21,500 +3.61% 5
North Yorkshire 0 18 £22,500 +16.88% 1
East Yorkshire +15 16 £25,000 -16.66% 1
Graduate
England

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 137 (57.56%) Degree
2 134 (56.30%) C#
3 106 (44.54%) Java
4 99 (41.60%) .NET
5 82 (34.45%) SQL
6 68 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
7 67 (28.15%) Computer Science
8 59 (24.79%) HTML
9 58 (24.37%) ASP.NET
10 54 (22.69%) SQL Server
11 48 (20.17%) OO
12 47 (19.75%) CSS
13 43 (18.07%) JavaScript
14 35 (14.71%) Software Engineering
14 35 (14.71%) PHP
15 33 (13.87%) XML
16 31 (13.03%) Finance
17 27 (11.34%) MySQL
18 25 (10.50%) Web Services
18 25 (10.50%) Microsoft
19 22 (9.24%) Java EE
19 22 (9.24%) MVC
19 22 (9.24%) C++
19 22 (9.24%) OOP
20 21 (8.82%) T-SQL
20 21 (8.82%) Games
21 20 (8.40%) Scrum
21 20 (8.40%) .NET Framework
21 20 (8.40%) Mathematics
21 20 (8.40%) Analytical Skills

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 12 (5.04%) Apache
3 10 (4.20%) WebLogic
3 10 (4.20%) JBoss
3 10 (4.20%) WebSphere
4 5 (2.10%) CMS
5 4 (1.68%) Drupal
6 3 (1.26%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.84%) Node.js
7 2 (0.84%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.42%) WordPress
8 1 (0.42%) Joomla!
Applications
1 15 (6.30%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.94%) MS Office
3 4 (1.68%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.42%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.26%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 17 (7.14%) SaaS
2 10 (4.20%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.10%) Internet
2 4 (1.68%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (22.69%) SQL Server
2 27 (11.34%) MySQL
3 14 (5.88%) Relational Database
4 12 (5.04%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (3.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (2.94%) RDBMS
7 5 (2.10%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (1.68%) MS Access
8 4 (1.68%) MongoDB
9 3 (1.26%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.84%) ProClarity
10 2 (0.84%) DB2
10 2 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.84%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.42%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.42%) Oracle9i Database
11 1 (0.42%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.42%) EDMS
11 1 (0.42%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 18 (7.56%) Visual Studio
2 17 (7.14%) Eclipse
3 11 (4.62%) Ant
4 6 (2.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 4 (1.68%) NUnit
5 4 (1.68%) MSTest
5 4 (1.68%) Rhino Mocks
5 4 (1.68%) Moq
6 3 (1.26%) Maven
7 2 (0.84%) Selenium
7 2 (0.84%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.84%) Subversion
8 1 (0.42%) ProC
8 1 (0.42%) Xcode
8 1 (0.42%) JUnit
8 1 (0.42%) Bazaar
8 1 (0.42%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 31 (13.03%) Finance
2 21 (8.82%) Games
3 15 (6.30%) Retail
4 13 (5.46%) Banking
5 10 (4.20%) Retail Banking
6 8 (3.36%) Advertising
7 4 (1.68%) Back Office
7 4 (1.68%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.68%) Marketing
8 3 (1.26%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.84%) Publishing
10 1 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.42%) Law
10 1 (0.42%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (41.60%) .NET
2 59 (24.79%) HTML
3 58 (24.37%) ASP.NET
4 47 (19.75%) CSS
5 33 (13.87%) XML
6 25 (10.50%) Web Services
7 22 (9.24%) Java EE
8 20 (8.40%) .NET Framework
9 18 (7.56%) jQuery
9 18 (7.56%) J2EE
10 15 (6.30%) Hibernate
11 14 (5.88%) SOAP
11 14 (5.88%) RESTful
12 12 (5.04%) Spring
13 10 (4.20%) Swing
13 10 (4.20%) HTML5
14 8 (3.36%) Ajax
15 7 (2.94%) WPF
16 6 (2.52%) WinForms
17 5 (2.10%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 67 (28.15%) Computer Science
2 20 (8.40%) Mathematics
2 20 (8.40%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (4.62%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (3.36%) Mobile App
5 7 (2.94%) Statistics
5 7 (2.94%) Data Integration
6 5 (2.10%) Open Source
7 4 (1.68%) Inversion of Control
7 4 (1.68%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (1.26%) Physics
8 3 (1.26%) User Experience
9 2 (0.84%) Graphic Design
9 2 (0.84%) Economics
9 2 (0.84%) Social Media
10 1 (0.42%) Credit Risk
10 1 (0.42%) LIMS
10 1 (0.42%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.42%) E-Learning
10 1 (0.42%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 11 (4.62%) Windows
1 11 (4.62%) Linux
2 9 (3.78%) UNIX
3 6 (2.52%) Android
4 3 (1.26%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.26%) Windows 8
4 3 (1.26%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.42%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (20.17%) OO
3 35 (14.71%) Software Engineering
4 22 (9.24%) MVC
4 22 (9.24%) OOP
5 20 (8.40%) Scrum
6 17 (7.14%) TDD
7 12 (5.04%) Web Application Development
7 12 (5.04%) Performance Analysis
8 11 (4.62%) Game Development
9 10 (4.20%) MVVM
10 9 (3.78%) Mentoring
10 9 (3.78%) Performance Testing
10 9 (3.78%) Time Management
10 9 (3.78%) E-Commerce
11 8 (3.36%) Benchmarking
12 7 (2.94%) B2B
12 7 (2.94%) B2C
12 7 (2.94%) SOA
12 7 (2.94%) UML
Programming Languages
1 134 (56.30%) C#
2 106 (44.54%) Java
3 82 (34.45%) SQL
4 43 (18.07%) JavaScript
5 35 (14.71%) PHP
6 22 (9.24%) C++
7 21 (8.82%) T-SQL
8 13 (5.46%) VB.NET
9 11 (4.62%) PL/SQL
9 11 (4.62%) Perl
10 9 (3.78%) C
11 8 (3.36%) Python
12 5 (2.10%) PHP5
13 4 (1.68%) VBA
13 4 (1.68%) VB
14 3 (1.26%) ActionScript
14 3 (1.26%) Lua
15 2 (0.84%) XPath
15 2 (0.84%) PHP4
16 1 (0.42%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 137 (57.56%) Degree
2 4 (1.68%) ISEB
3 3 (1.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (0.84%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (0.84%) PhD
4 2 (0.84%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.94%) QA
2 1 (0.42%) SLA
2 1 (0.42%) Basel II
System Software
1 1 (0.42%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 25 (10.50%) Microsoft
2 12 (5.04%) Oracle
3 5 (2.10%) Google
4 3 (1.26%) Kofax
4 3 (1.26%) Yahoo!
5 2 (0.84%) Sybase
6 1 (0.42%) Metastorm
6 1 (0.42%) Facebook
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