The median annual salary for a Graduate was £21,705 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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

Graduate
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 167 166 170
Rank change year-on-year -1 +4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 22 39 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.63% 0.99% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 1.01% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 12 38 30
Median salary £21,705 £25,000 £22,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.18% +12.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £18,600 £19,000 £19,900
10% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
% change year-on-year - +2.04%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. 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
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3427 3857 4519
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 97.52% 98.07% 98.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2863 3259 3623
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Graduate
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Graduate in West Yorkshire

Graduate
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Graduate in West Yorkshire

Graduate
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +2 18 £21,705 -13.18% 6
Bradford 0 3 £26,000 +15.55%
Graduate
Yorkshire

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 32 (60.38%) Degree
2 18 (33.96%) Java
2 18 (33.96%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (32.08%) SQL Server
4 15 (28.30%) Oracle
4 15 (28.30%) TDD
5 14 (26.42%) Windows
5 14 (26.42%) Microsoft
6 13 (24.53%) JavaScript
6 13 (24.53%) SQL
6 13 (24.53%) RESTful
7 12 (22.64%) Ruby
8 11 (20.75%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (18.87%) Mentoring
10 9 (16.98%) Linux
10 9 (16.98%) Management Information System
10 9 (16.98%) BDD
10 9 (16.98%) NoSQL
11 8 (15.09%) Business Process Improvement
11 8 (15.09%) Git (software)
11 8 (15.09%) Software Testing
11 8 (15.09%) Software Engineering
11 8 (15.09%) Microsoft Office
11 8 (15.09%) .NET
11 8 (15.09%) C#
11 8 (15.09%) Virgin Media
11 8 (15.09%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (15.09%) Process Improvement
12 7 (13.21%) Entity Framework
12 7 (13.21%) Node.js

Graduate Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (13.21%) Tomcat
2 6 (11.32%) Confluence
3 1 (1.89%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.89%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (15.09%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (7.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (7.55%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.21%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (13.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.66%) Office 365
3 1 (1.89%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (1.89%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (1.89%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.32%) HTTP
1 6 (11.32%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (32.08%) SQL Server
2 9 (16.98%) NoSQL
3 7 (13.21%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (3.77%) MySQL
5 1 (1.89%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.89%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.89%) Power BI
5 1 (1.89%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (15.09%) Git (software)
2 7 (13.21%) JIRA
2 7 (13.21%) Visual Studio
3 6 (11.32%) NetBeans
4 1 (1.89%) Android Studio
4 1 (1.89%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.89%) IntelliJ
4 1 (1.89%) Subversion
General
1 3 (5.66%) Marketing
2 2 (3.77%) Banking
2 2 (3.77%) Local Government
3 1 (1.89%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (24.53%) RESTful
2 8 (15.09%) .NET
3 7 (13.21%) .NET Framework
3 7 (13.21%) ASP.NET
3 7 (13.21%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (13.21%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 7 (13.21%) ASP.NET Web API
3 7 (13.21%) Code First Entity Framework
3 7 (13.21%) Entity Framework
3 7 (13.21%) Node.js
3 7 (13.21%) WCF
4 5 (9.43%) HTML
5 4 (7.55%) CSS
5 4 (7.55%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (3.77%) jQuery
7 1 (1.89%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.89%) Hibernate
7 1 (1.89%) React
7 1 (1.89%) REST
7 1 (1.89%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.98%) Management Information System
2 8 (15.09%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (13.21%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (11.32%) Computer Science
5 3 (5.66%) NHS
6 1 (1.89%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 14 (26.42%) Windows
2 9 (16.98%) Linux
3 6 (11.32%) Mac OS
4 3 (5.66%) Android
5 2 (3.77%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.89%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (1.89%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (33.96%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (28.30%) TDD
3 11 (20.75%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (18.87%) Mentoring
5 9 (16.98%) BDD
6 8 (15.09%) Business Process Improvement
6 8 (15.09%) Process Improvement
6 8 (15.09%) Software Engineering
6 8 (15.09%) Software Testing
7 7 (13.21%) ITIL
7 7 (13.21%) MVC
7 7 (13.21%) Performance Metrics
7 7 (13.21%) Problem Management
7 7 (13.21%) Scrum
7 7 (13.21%) Web Application Development
8 6 (11.32%) OO
8 6 (11.32%) OOD
9 4 (7.55%) Logistics
9 4 (7.55%) Project Management
9 4 (7.55%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (33.96%) Java
2 13 (24.53%) JavaScript
2 13 (24.53%) SQL
3 12 (22.64%) Ruby
4 8 (15.09%) C#
5 7 (13.21%) C
5 7 (13.21%) C++
5 7 (13.21%) Python
6 2 (3.77%) Scala
7 1 (1.89%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.89%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.89%) VBA
Qualifications
1 32 (60.38%) Degree
2 7 (13.21%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.21%) SLA
2 4 (7.55%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (13.21%) Active Directory
1 7 (13.21%) Docker
1 7 (13.21%) Terminal Server
2 6 (11.32%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 15 (28.30%) Oracle
2 14 (26.42%) Microsoft
3 8 (15.09%) Virgin Media
4 7 (13.21%) Citrix
4 7 (13.21%) Civica
5 1 (1.89%) Apigee
5 1 (1.89%) Facebook
5 1 (1.89%) Twitter
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