Period
to 19 February 2019

The median annual salary for a Graduate was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 19 February 2019.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Graduate
6 months to
19 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 168 173 197
Rank change year-on-year +5 +24 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 12 38 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.37% 0.77% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.79% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 35
Leeds median annual salary £30,000 £25,750 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.50% +9.57% +2.17%
10th Percentile £21,250 £18,625 £16,500
90th Percentile £32,500 £30,750 £30,050
West Yorkshire median annual salary £28,925 £22,500 £23,500
% change year-on-year +28.56% -4.26% +4.44%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Leeds
Permanent vacancies in Leeds with a recognized job title 3,115 4,817 5,147
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.22% 97.43% 97.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2,676 4,102 4,475
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.66%
10th Percentile £26,490 £28,500 £25,100
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Graduate
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings that featured Graduate in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for Graduate in Leeds

Graduate
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Graduate in Leeds.

Salary trend for Graduate in Leeds

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 February 2019, Graduate job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Leeds region featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 6 (50.00%) Objective-C
1 6 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 6 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 6 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
1 6 (50.00%) Apple Swift
1 6 (50.00%) iOS Development
1 6 (50.00%) User Experience
1 6 (50.00%) Prototyping
2 2 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (16.67%) Python
2 2 (16.67%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) .NET
2 2 (16.67%) CSS
2 2 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (8.33%) Social Media
3 1 (8.33%) Big Data
3 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (8.33%) Analytics
3 1 (8.33%) Information Security
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Web Services
3 1 (8.33%) Unix
3 1 (8.33%) Windows
3 1 (8.33%) OOP

Graduate Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Big Data
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (8.33%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
1 2 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) React
2 1 (8.33%) Vue.js
2 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 6 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (8.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (8.33%) Unix
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) iOS Development
1 6 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
1 6 (50.00%) Prototyping
2 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Analytics
3 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (8.33%) Data Science
3 1 (8.33%) Information Security
3 1 (8.33%) OO
3 1 (8.33%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Apple Swift
1 6 (50.00%) Objective-C
2 2 (16.67%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (16.67%) Python
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (8.33%) OutSystems
1 1 (8.33%) Unisys