Period
to 21 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Graduate was £22,500 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

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

Graduate
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 210 240 239
Rank change year-on-year +30 -1 -57
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 87 81 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.91% 0.75% 1.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 0.77% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 50 75 118
Yorkshire median annual salary £22,500 £23,000 £22,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.17% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £17,375 £18,675 £19,175
90th Percentile £30,750 £27,500 £25,150
England median annual salary £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year +6.00% - +2.04%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. 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
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in Yorkshire with a recognized job title 9,345 10,538 12,293
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.65% 97.70% 97.42%
Number of salaries quoted 7,925 8,918 10,145
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,750 £24,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Graduate
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Graduate in Yorkshire

Graduate
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Graduate in Yorkshire

Graduate
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Graduate in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Graduate in Yorkshire

Graduate
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +22 61 £22,500 - 11
South Yorkshire +10 10 £21,750 -13.00% 4
North Yorkshire -2 8 £21,000 -16.00% 2
East Yorkshire +4 4 £19,250 -3.75% 4
Graduate
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 Yorkshire region featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 58 (66.67%) Degree
2 30 (34.48%) Business Intelligence
3 26 (29.89%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (28.74%) Software Testing
5 19 (21.84%) SQL
5 19 (21.84%) Mentoring
5 19 (21.84%) Virgin Media
6 18 (20.69%) C#
6 18 (20.69%) HTML
6 18 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (18.39%) CSS
8 13 (14.94%) JavaScript
8 13 (14.94%) SDLC
9 12 (13.79%) Computer Science Degree
9 12 (13.79%) Mathematics
10 11 (12.64%) Computer Science
10 11 (12.64%) Microsoft
11 10 (11.49%) SQL Server
12 9 (10.34%) Selenium
12 9 (10.34%) JIRA
12 9 (10.34%) Marketing
12 9 (10.34%) Test Automation
13 8 (9.20%) .NET
14 7 (8.05%) Oracle
14 7 (8.05%) Finance
14 7 (8.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 6 (6.90%) WebDriver
15 6 (6.90%) Java
15 6 (6.90%) C++
15 6 (6.90%) XML

Graduate Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 2 (2.30%) Confluence
2 1 (1.15%) Marvel
2 1 (1.15%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (3.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.15%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.15%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (3.45%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.15%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.30%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.49%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (3.45%) MySQL
3 3 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.30%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.30%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.15%) Power BI
5 1 (1.15%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.15%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (10.34%) JIRA
1 9 (10.34%) Selenium
2 6 (6.90%) WebDriver
3 3 (3.45%) Cucumber
3 3 (3.45%) TeamCity
4 2 (2.30%) Maven
4 2 (2.30%) Subversion
4 2 (2.30%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.30%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (2.30%) webpack
5 1 (1.15%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.15%) Gradle
General
1 9 (10.34%) Marketing
2 7 (8.05%) Finance
3 5 (5.75%) Banking
4 4 (4.60%) Advertising
5 3 (3.45%) Games
6 2 (2.30%) Retail
7 1 (1.15%) Law
7 1 (1.15%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (20.69%) HTML
2 16 (18.39%) CSS
3 8 (9.20%) .NET
4 6 (6.90%) XML
5 4 (4.60%) AngularJS
5 4 (4.60%) NumPy
6 3 (3.45%) ASP.NET
6 3 (3.45%) Spring
7 2 (2.30%) Entity Framework
7 2 (2.30%) Hibernate
8 1 (1.15%) Ajax
8 1 (1.15%) Angular 2
8 1 (1.15%) CSS3
8 1 (1.15%) Gherkin
8 1 (1.15%) HTML5
8 1 (1.15%) Node.js
8 1 (1.15%) WCF
8 1 (1.15%) Web Services
8 1 (1.15%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 26 (29.89%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (12.64%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.45%) Analytical Mindset
3 3 (3.45%) Credit Risk
3 3 (3.45%) Replication
4 2 (2.30%) W3C
5 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.15%) EPoS
5 1 (1.15%) Fintech
5 1 (1.15%) Social Media
5 1 (1.15%) User Experience
5 1 (1.15%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.30%) Linux
1 2 (2.30%) Windows
2 1 (1.15%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (34.48%) Business Intelligence
2 25 (28.74%) Software Testing
3 19 (21.84%) Mentoring
4 18 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (14.94%) SDLC
6 12 (13.79%) Mathematics
7 9 (10.34%) Test Automation
8 5 (5.75%) Business Development
8 5 (5.75%) Software Engineering
9 4 (4.60%) TDD
9 4 (4.60%) Time Management
9 4 (4.60%) Web Development
10 3 (3.45%) Analytics
10 3 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (3.45%) Credit Risk Modelling
10 3 (3.45%) Data Protection
10 3 (3.45%) Front End Development
10 3 (3.45%) Performance Monitoring
10 3 (3.45%) Scorecard
10 3 (3.45%) SDET
Programming Languages
1 19 (21.84%) SQL
2 18 (20.69%) C#
3 13 (14.94%) JavaScript
4 6 (6.90%) C++
4 6 (6.90%) Java
5 4 (4.60%) PHP
5 4 (4.60%) Python
6 3 (3.45%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.15%) C
7 1 (1.15%) LINC
7 1 (1.15%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 58 (66.67%) Degree
2 12 (13.79%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (4.60%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (2.30%) ISEB
4 2 (2.30%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.30%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.30%) Docker
1 2 (2.30%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (2.30%) Ansible
1 2 (2.30%) Puppet
2 1 (1.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 19 (21.84%) Virgin Media
2 11 (12.64%) Microsoft
3 7 (8.05%) Oracle
4 4 (4.60%) Google
5 3 (3.45%) Twitter
6 1 (1.15%) Adobe
6 1 (1.15%) Capita