Period
to 17 January 2019

The median annual salary for a Graduate was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 17 January 2019.

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
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 237 213 246
Rank change year-on-year -24 +33 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 44 89 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.59% 0.93% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.95% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 38 51 74
Yorkshire median annual salary £25,000 £22,500 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -2.17% +4.55%
10th Percentile £17,500 £17,375 £18,750
90th Percentile £32,500 £30,750 £27,500
England median annual salary £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year +3.77% +6.00% -

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 7,191 9,384 10,581
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.15% 97.67% 97.72%
Number of salaries quoted 5,887 7,952 8,942
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,750 £24,138
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% -

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 17 January 2019.

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 17 January 2019. 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 -16 21 £29,675 +27.63% 16
South Yorkshire +4 11 £18,000 -14.29% 9
North Yorkshire -7 9 £21,250 +1.19% 5
East Yorkshire +7 3 £23,500 +20.51% 3
Graduate
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 Yorkshire region featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 19 (43.18%) Degree
2 11 (25.00%) SQL
3 10 (22.73%) JavaScript
4 9 (20.45%) HTML
5 8 (18.18%) Java
5 8 (18.18%) Mobile App
5 8 (18.18%) User Experience
5 8 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
6 7 (15.91%) SDLC
6 7 (15.91%) Mobile Application Development
6 7 (15.91%) Web Development
6 7 (15.91%) Computer Science
6 7 (15.91%) .NET
6 7 (15.91%) Microsoft
7 6 (13.64%) C#
7 6 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (13.64%) MVC
7 6 (13.64%) Objective-C
7 6 (13.64%) iOS Development
7 6 (13.64%) Apple iOS
7 6 (13.64%) Prototyping
7 6 (13.64%) Apple Swift
7 6 (13.64%) Computer Science Degree
8 5 (11.36%) CSS
8 5 (11.36%) SQL Server
8 5 (11.36%) Windows
9 4 (9.09%) Linux
9 4 (9.09%) Unix
9 4 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (9.09%) MySQL

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 3 (6.82%) Apache
1 3 (6.82%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.55%) ColdFusion
2 2 (4.55%) JBoss
2 2 (4.55%) WebLogic
2 2 (4.55%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.55%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.36%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.09%) MySQL
3 2 (4.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (4.55%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.55%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.27%) MS Access
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Axure RP
1 2 (4.55%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.27%) Selenium
2 1 (2.27%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (6.82%) Advertising
1 3 (6.82%) Games
2 1 (2.27%) Banking
2 1 (2.27%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.45%) HTML
2 7 (15.91%) .NET
3 5 (11.36%) CSS
4 4 (9.09%) jQuery
5 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET
5 3 (6.82%) Web Services
5 3 (6.82%) XML
6 2 (4.55%) AngularJS
6 2 (4.55%) LAMP
6 2 (4.55%) WCF
7 1 (2.27%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.27%) Apache Cordova
7 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 1 (2.27%) Hibernate
7 1 (2.27%) HTML5
7 1 (2.27%) Ionic Framework
7 1 (2.27%) JSON
7 1 (2.27%) Spring
7 1 (2.27%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.18%) Mobile App
1 8 (18.18%) User Experience
2 4 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.55%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.27%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.27%) Fintech
4 1 (2.27%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.64%) Apple iOS
2 5 (11.36%) Windows
3 4 (9.09%) Linux
3 4 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
2 7 (15.91%) Computer Science
2 7 (15.91%) Mobile Application Development
2 7 (15.91%) SDLC
2 7 (15.91%) Web Development
3 6 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (13.64%) iOS Development
3 6 (13.64%) MVC
3 6 (13.64%) Prototyping
4 4 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (6.82%) E-Commerce
6 2 (4.55%) Analytics
6 2 (4.55%) DevOps
6 2 (4.55%) E-Procurement
6 2 (4.55%) Information Security
6 2 (4.55%) Load Testing
6 2 (4.55%) OO
6 2 (4.55%) OOP
6 2 (4.55%) Software Deployment
6 2 (4.55%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (25.00%) SQL
2 10 (22.73%) JavaScript
3 8 (18.18%) Java
4 6 (13.64%) Apple Swift
4 6 (13.64%) C#
4 6 (13.64%) Objective-C
5 3 (6.82%) Python
6 2 (4.55%) Bash Shell
6 2 (4.55%) CFML
6 2 (4.55%) Perl
6 2 (4.55%) PHP
6 2 (4.55%) Ruby
7 1 (2.27%) VB
7 1 (2.27%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (43.18%) Degree
2 6 (13.64%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.27%) DBS Check
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.55%) Docker
1 2 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.55%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 7 (15.91%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.09%) Oracle
3 2 (4.55%) Google
3 2 (4.55%) OutSystems
3 2 (4.55%) VMware
4 1 (2.27%) Unisys