The median annual salary for a Graduate was £23,500 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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

Graduate
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 130 163 160
Rank change year-on-year +33 -3  
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 27 14 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.05% 0.42% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.07% 0.44% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 21 7 12
Median salary £23,500 £23,500 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.30%  
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £20,900 £19,550
10% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,250
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year - +4.16%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2513 3193 3622
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 97.48% 96.70% 97.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2224 2618 2917
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Graduate
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds that featured Graduate in the job title.

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
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Graduate in Leeds over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Graduate in Leeds

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, Graduate job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 26 (59.09%) Degree
2 21 (47.73%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (40.91%) SQL Server
4 17 (38.64%) Java
5 16 (36.36%) TDD
6 14 (31.82%) Windows
6 14 (31.82%) RESTful
7 13 (29.55%) Oracle
8 12 (27.27%) SQL
8 12 (27.27%) C#
9 11 (25.00%) JavaScript
9 11 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 11 (25.00%) MVC
10 10 (22.73%) .NET
11 9 (20.45%) BDD
11 9 (20.45%) NoSQL
11 9 (20.45%) ASP.NET Web API
11 9 (20.45%) SQL Server 2014
11 9 (20.45%) ASP.NET
11 9 (20.45%) Git (software)
11 9 (20.45%) Computer Science
12 8 (18.18%) WCF
12 8 (18.18%) JIRA
12 8 (18.18%) Software Engineering
12 8 (18.18%) Ruby
12 8 (18.18%) .NET Framework
12 8 (18.18%) Entity Framework
12 8 (18.18%) Node.js
12 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (18.18%) Management Information System

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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (15.91%) Tomcat
2 6 (13.64%) Confluence
3 1 (2.27%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 7 (15.91%) MS Office
2 4 (9.09%) MS Excel
3 3 (6.82%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (6.82%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.64%) HTTP
1 6 (13.64%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (40.91%) SQL Server
2 9 (20.45%) NoSQL
2 9 (20.45%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (2.27%) MySQL
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (20.45%) Git (software)
2 8 (18.18%) JIRA
3 6 (13.64%) NetBeans
3 6 (13.64%) Visual Studio
4 3 (6.82%) Selenium
5 2 (4.55%) WebDriver
6 1 (2.27%) GitLab
6 1 (2.27%) JUnit
6 1 (2.27%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (4.55%) Local Government
2 1 (2.27%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (31.82%) RESTful
2 10 (22.73%) .NET
3 9 (20.45%) ASP.NET
3 9 (20.45%) ASP.NET Web API
4 8 (18.18%) .NET Framework
4 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 8 (18.18%) Code First Entity Framework
4 8 (18.18%) Entity Framework
4 8 (18.18%) Node.js
4 8 (18.18%) WCF
5 2 (4.55%) AngularJS
5 2 (4.55%) CSS
5 2 (4.55%) HTML
5 2 (4.55%) jQuery
5 2 (4.55%) NumPy
5 2 (4.55%) XML
6 1 (2.27%) Laravel
6 1 (2.27%) Spark Streaming
6 1 (2.27%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.45%) Computer Science
2 8 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (18.18%) Management Information System
3 4 (9.09%) Driving Licence
4 3 (6.82%) NHS
5 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.27%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 14 (31.82%) Windows
2 7 (15.91%) Linux
3 6 (13.64%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (47.73%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (36.36%) TDD
3 11 (25.00%) MVC
4 9 (20.45%) BDD
5 8 (18.18%) OO
5 8 (18.18%) Software Engineering
5 8 (18.18%) Web Application Development
6 7 (15.91%) Business Process Improvement
6 7 (15.91%) ITIL
6 7 (15.91%) Performance Metrics
6 7 (15.91%) Problem Management
6 7 (15.91%) Process Improvement
6 7 (15.91%) Scrum
7 6 (13.64%) OOD
8 4 (9.09%) Project Management
9 3 (6.82%) DevOps
9 3 (6.82%) Logistics
9 3 (6.82%) Mathematics
9 3 (6.82%) Time Management
9 3 (6.82%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (38.64%) Java
2 12 (27.27%) C#
2 12 (27.27%) SQL
3 11 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (18.18%) Python
4 8 (18.18%) Ruby
5 7 (15.91%) C
6 6 (13.64%) C++
7 1 (2.27%) Embedded C
7 1 (2.27%) PHP
7 1 (2.27%) Scala
Qualifications
1 26 (59.09%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.91%) SLA
2 4 (9.09%) PMO
3 2 (4.55%) QA
3 2 (4.55%) SDET
System Software
1 7 (15.91%) Active Directory
1 7 (15.91%) Terminal Server
2 6 (13.64%) Docker
2 6 (13.64%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 13 (29.55%) Oracle
2 11 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (15.91%) Citrix
3 7 (15.91%) Civica
4 1 (2.27%) Zend
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago