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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate
Rank 188 159 138
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 59 98 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.84% 1.33% 1.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 1.38% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 53 87 71
Average salary £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
90% offered a salary of more than £19,600 £19,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £23,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -
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
6869 7092 5580
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.31% 96.01% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 5496 5637 4409
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £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 1 May 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 1 May 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
North Yorkshire +8 24 £25,500 +18.60% 4
South Yorkshire +5 18 £22,500 +3.44% 4
West Yorkshire -40 15 £21,500 -6.52% 6
East Yorkshire +2 1 £20,500 +13.88% 1
Graduate
England

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 83 (49.40%) Degree
2 72 (42.86%) C#
3 62 (36.90%) Java
4 57 (33.93%) .NET
5 51 (30.36%) SQL
6 43 (25.60%) Agile Software Development
7 40 (23.81%) OO
8 38 (22.62%) Computer Science
9 35 (20.83%) SQL Server
10 34 (20.24%) ASP.NET
11 32 (19.05%) Finance
12 28 (16.67%) PHP
13 27 (16.07%) HTML
13 27 (16.07%) Scrum
14 26 (15.48%) Visual Studio
14 26 (15.48%) JavaScript
15 25 (14.88%) Software Engineering
16 23 (13.69%) MVC
17 22 (13.10%) Microsoft
18 21 (12.50%) XML
18 21 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
19 20 (11.90%) Enterprise Software
19 20 (11.90%) Oracle
20 17 (10.12%) TDD
20 17 (10.12%) Windows
20 17 (10.12%) MySQL
20 17 (10.12%) C++
20 17 (10.12%) Mathematics
20 17 (10.12%) Relational Database
21 15 (8.93%) Performance Analysis

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 12 (7.14%) Apache
2 2 (1.19%) WebLogic
2 2 (1.19%) IIS
2 2 (1.19%) JBoss
2 2 (1.19%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.60%) Lync
3 1 (0.60%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (0.60%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.60%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.79%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.60%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.60%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.38%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.60%) Firewall
1 1 (0.60%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 17 (10.12%) MySQL
2 17 (10.12%) Relational Database
3 12 (7.14%) RDBMS
4 5 (2.98%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (1.79%) SQLite
5 3 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.19%) DB2
6 2 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.19%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.60%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 26 (15.48%) Visual Studio
2 8 (4.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 6 (3.57%) Eclipse
3 6 (3.57%) NUnit
3 6 (3.57%) Rhino Mocks
3 6 (3.57%) Moq
3 6 (3.57%) MSTest
4 4 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (1.79%) Xcode
6 2 (1.19%) Ant
7 1 (0.60%) CppUnit
7 1 (0.60%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.60%) Subversion
7 1 (0.60%) Selenium
7 1 (0.60%) WebSpeed
General
1 32 (19.05%) Finance
2 10 (5.95%) Retail
3 8 (4.76%) Marketing
4 7 (4.17%) Retail Banking
4 7 (4.17%) Banking
5 3 (1.79%) Games
6 2 (1.19%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (33.93%) .NET
2 34 (20.24%) ASP.NET
3 27 (16.07%) HTML
4 21 (12.50%) XML
5 15 (8.93%) CSS
6 14 (8.33%) jQuery
7 12 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (5.95%) WinForms
9 9 (5.36%) WPF
10 8 (4.76%) XSD
11 7 (4.17%) CSS3
11 7 (4.17%) HTML5
11 7 (4.17%) .NET Framework
11 7 (4.17%) XSL
12 6 (3.57%) Unity DI Container
12 6 (3.57%) WCF
12 6 (3.57%) Spring
12 6 (3.57%) Castle Windsor
12 6 (3.57%) Ninject
12 6 (3.57%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 38 (22.62%) Computer Science
2 21 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (11.90%) Enterprise Software
4 17 (10.12%) Mathematics
5 9 (5.36%) Statistics
5 9 (5.36%) Mobile App
6 7 (4.17%) Open Source
7 6 (3.57%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (1.19%) Physics
9 1 (0.60%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.60%) Economics
9 1 (0.60%) Applied Mathematics
9 1 (0.60%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 17 (10.12%) Windows
2 9 (5.36%) Linux
3 7 (4.17%) Android
4 5 (2.98%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.19%) UNIX
5 2 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.19%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.60%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.60%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (25.60%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (23.81%) OO
3 27 (16.07%) Scrum
4 25 (14.88%) Software Engineering
5 23 (13.69%) MVC
6 17 (10.12%) TDD
7 15 (8.93%) Performance Analysis
7 15 (8.93%) Product Management
8 14 (8.33%) Benchmarking
8 14 (8.33%) Time Management
9 13 (7.74%) UML
10 12 (7.14%) OOP
11 11 (6.55%) Software Testing
12 10 (5.95%) Web Development
13 9 (5.36%) User Stories
14 8 (4.76%) Analytics
14 8 (4.76%) E-Commerce
14 8 (4.76%) Pay per click
15 7 (4.17%) Unit Testing
15 7 (4.17%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 72 (42.86%) C#
2 62 (36.90%) Java
3 51 (30.36%) SQL
4 28 (16.67%) PHP
5 26 (15.48%) JavaScript
6 17 (10.12%) C++
7 14 (8.33%) VB.NET
8 8 (4.76%) Python
9 7 (4.17%) PHP4
9 7 (4.17%) Perl
9 7 (4.17%) PL/SQL
10 5 (2.98%) PHP5
10 5 (2.98%) COBOL
11 4 (2.38%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.79%) Objective-C
12 3 (1.79%) Apple Swift
13 2 (1.19%) VB
14 1 (0.60%) R
14 1 (0.60%) Ruby
14 1 (0.60%) Lua
Qualifications
1 83 (49.40%) Degree
2 7 (4.17%) ISEB
3 6 (3.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.19%) HND
5 2 (1.19%) CCNA
5 2 (1.19%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.60%) CCENT
6 1 (0.60%) GNVQ
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.19%) QA
2 1 (0.60%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.79%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.60%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (13.10%) Microsoft
2 20 (11.90%) Oracle
3 4 (2.38%) BT
3 4 (2.38%) Yahoo!
3 4 (2.38%) Google
4 3 (1.79%) Cisco
5 2 (1.19%) Sybase
6 1 (0.60%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.60%) Kofax
6 1 (0.60%) Progress
6 1 (0.60%) Adobe
6 1 (0.60%) LexisNexis
City, Leeds
Solo Search
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Stem Graduates
Salary: £16000.00 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South Yorkshire
Stem Graduates
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
North Yorkshire
Stem Graduates
Salary: £21000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
Stem Graduates
Salary: £22000 - £24500 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Training
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + Excellent Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £15,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Accumuli
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
KPMG
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £19000 - £26000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
York
Blue Town Online
Salary: £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Doncaster
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago