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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate
Rank 201 168 166
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 53 100 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.85% 1.43% 1.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 1.46% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 41 70 75
Average salary £22,000 £22,000 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £20,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £23,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
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
6067 6853 6386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.75% 98.07% 97.59%
Number of salaries quoted 5080 5675 4937
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 -15 27 £22,500 +2.27% 4
South Yorkshire +7 13 £21,000 -6.66% 1
North Yorkshire +9 8 £21,750 -3.33% 3
East Yorkshire -6 5 £22,500 +9.75%
Graduate
England

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 75 (59.06%) Degree
2 52 (40.94%) C#
3 50 (39.37%) .NET
4 47 (37.01%) HTML
5 43 (33.86%) SQL
6 42 (33.07%) ASP.NET
6 42 (33.07%) Computer Science
7 36 (28.35%) JavaScript
7 36 (28.35%) SQL Server
8 34 (26.77%) Software Engineering
9 26 (20.47%) Java
10 25 (19.69%) Mathematics
11 24 (18.90%) Windows
11 24 (18.90%) Microsoft
12 22 (17.32%) WPF
13 21 (16.54%) Marketing
14 19 (14.96%) WinForms
15 18 (14.17%) Agile Software Development
15 18 (14.17%) Digital Marketing
15 18 (14.17%) Windows Server
16 16 (12.60%) PHP
17 14 (11.02%) MS Office
17 14 (11.02%) MVC
17 14 (11.02%) Business Development
17 14 (11.02%) Presales
18 13 (10.24%) Physics
18 13 (10.24%) WCF
18 13 (10.24%) Incident Management
18 13 (10.24%) SOA
19 12 (9.45%) Active Directory

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (5.51%) MS Exchange
2 5 (3.94%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.79%) CMS
3 1 (0.79%) JBoss
3 1 (0.79%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.79%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (11.02%) MS Office
2 12 (9.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.36%) AdWords
1 3 (2.36%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.79%) HTTP
1 1 (0.79%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (28.35%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.15%) MySQL
2 4 (3.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.57%) RDBMS
3 2 (1.57%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (7.09%) Visual Studio
2 7 (5.51%) Selenium
3 4 (3.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (1.57%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.79%) Android Studio
5 1 (0.79%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.79%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.79%) Xcode
General
1 21 (16.54%) Marketing
2 12 (9.45%) Retail
3 9 (7.09%) Finance
4 8 (6.30%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (3.94%) Local Government
5 5 (3.94%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.36%) Games
7 1 (0.79%) Law
7 1 (0.79%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (39.37%) .NET
2 47 (37.01%) HTML
3 42 (33.07%) ASP.NET
4 22 (17.32%) WPF
5 19 (14.96%) WinForms
6 13 (10.24%) WCF
7 9 (7.09%) Apache Flex
7 9 (7.09%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (7.09%) HTML5
8 7 (5.51%) CSS
9 4 (3.15%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (3.15%) XML
9 4 (3.15%) XSD
10 3 (2.36%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 2 (1.57%) jQuery
12 1 (0.79%) .NET Framework
12 1 (0.79%) AngularJS
12 1 (0.79%) Django
12 1 (0.79%) RabbitMQ
12 1 (0.79%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 42 (33.07%) Computer Science
2 25 (19.69%) Mathematics
3 13 (10.24%) Physics
4 8 (6.30%) NHS
5 5 (3.94%) Performance Metrics
6 4 (3.15%) Statistics
7 3 (2.36%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.57%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.57%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.79%) Blog
9 1 (0.79%) Copywriting
9 1 (0.79%) iPad
9 1 (0.79%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.79%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.79%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 24 (18.90%) Windows
2 18 (14.17%) Windows Server
3 7 (5.51%) Windows 7
3 7 (5.51%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (4.72%) Linux
5 1 (0.79%) AIX
5 1 (0.79%) Android
5 1 (0.79%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.79%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.79%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (26.77%) Software Engineering
2 18 (14.17%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (14.17%) Digital Marketing
3 14 (11.02%) Business Development
3 14 (11.02%) MVC
3 14 (11.02%) Presales
4 13 (10.24%) Incident Management
4 13 (10.24%) SOA
5 11 (8.66%) Mentoring
6 9 (7.09%) Scrum
7 8 (6.30%) SDLC
8 6 (4.72%) Functional Programming
8 6 (4.72%) ITIL
8 6 (4.72%) Process Improvement
9 5 (3.94%) Business Process Improvement
9 5 (3.94%) Coaching
9 5 (3.94%) Problem Management
10 4 (3.15%) UML
11 3 (2.36%) Document Management
11 3 (2.36%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (40.94%) C#
2 43 (33.86%) SQL
3 36 (28.35%) JavaScript
4 26 (20.47%) Java
5 16 (12.60%) PHP
6 8 (6.30%) VB.NET
7 4 (3.15%) C
7 4 (3.15%) C++
8 2 (1.57%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.79%) Apple Swift
9 1 (0.79%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.79%) Python
Qualifications
1 75 (59.06%) Degree
2 3 (2.36%) HND
3 2 (1.57%) ISEB
4 1 (0.79%) CCNA
4 1 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.79%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.72%) SLA
2 5 (3.94%) QA
System Software
1 12 (9.45%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.94%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 24 (18.90%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.94%) Citrix
2 5 (3.94%) Civica
2 5 (3.94%) Oracle
3 4 (3.15%) Xamarin
4 3 (2.36%) Google
4 3 (2.36%) Yahoo!
5 1 (0.79%) Apple
5 1 (0.79%) Cisco
5 1 (0.79%) Facebook
5 1 (0.79%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.79%) Twitter
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