Period
to 18 July 2018

The median annual salary for a Graduate was £22,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 18 July 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
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 203 234 213
Rank change year-on-year +31 -21 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 108 103 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.12% 0.96% 1.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.16% 0.99% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 83 79 157
Yorkshire median annual salary £22,000 £22,500 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.22% -2.17% +2.22%
10th Percentile £18,500 £18,450 £18,500
90th Percentile £30,950 £33,800 £32,500
England median annual salary £27,000 £26,000 £25,500
% change year-on-year +3.85% +1.96% +2.00%

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 9,344 10,422 11,740
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.09% 97.63% 97.67%
Number of salaries quoted 7,878 8,893 9,802
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £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 18 July 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 18 July 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 +29 64 £22,000 -6.38% 18
South Yorkshire +32 27 £22,500 -2.17% 6
North Yorkshire +5 11 £21,500 -11.34% 4
East Yorkshire +7 6 £21,000 +5.00% 1
Graduate
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, 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 51 (47.22%) Degree
2 43 (39.81%) JavaScript
3 39 (36.11%) .NET
4 37 (34.26%) HTML
5 36 (33.33%) C#
5 36 (33.33%) Computer Science
6 31 (28.70%) Computer Science Degree
7 29 (26.85%) Java
8 24 (22.22%) Finance
8 24 (22.22%) SQL
9 22 (20.37%) CSS
10 20 (18.52%) Retail
11 18 (16.67%) MVC
11 18 (16.67%) SQL Server
12 17 (15.74%) Google
12 17 (15.74%) Twitter
13 16 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
14 15 (13.89%) ASP.NET
14 15 (13.89%) Microsoft
15 14 (12.96%) OO
15 14 (12.96%) Mathematics
16 12 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
17 11 (10.19%) jQuery
17 11 (10.19%) Analytical Skills
18 10 (9.26%) AngularJS
18 10 (9.26%) Software Testing
18 10 (9.26%) Python
18 10 (9.26%) PHP
18 10 (9.26%) Games
19 9 (8.33%) Software Engineering

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 4 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
1 4 (3.70%) SAS
2 1 (0.93%) Apache
2 1 (0.93%) IIS
2 1 (0.93%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.78%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.78%) SPSS
3 1 (0.93%) EViews
3 1 (0.93%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.63%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (3.70%) npm
3 3 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.85%) SaaS
5 1 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.93%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.93%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 8 (7.41%) MySQL
4 5 (4.63%) RDBMS
5 4 (3.70%) Blockchain
5 4 (3.70%) NoSQL
5 4 (3.70%) Power BI
6 3 (2.78%) MS Access
6 3 (2.78%) QlikView
6 3 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.85%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.93%) GIS
8 1 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.93%) SAS EBI
8 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (7.41%) Selenium
2 5 (4.63%) WebDriver
2 5 (4.63%) webpack
3 4 (3.70%) Cucumber
3 4 (3.70%) JIRA
3 4 (3.70%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.85%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.93%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.93%) Gradle
5 1 (0.93%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.93%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.93%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 24 (22.22%) Finance
2 20 (18.52%) Retail
3 10 (9.26%) Games
4 8 (7.41%) Marketing
5 2 (1.85%) Advertising
5 2 (1.85%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.93%) Banking
6 1 (0.93%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.93%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (36.11%) .NET
2 37 (34.26%) HTML
3 22 (20.37%) CSS
4 15 (13.89%) ASP.NET
5 11 (10.19%) jQuery
6 10 (9.26%) AngularJS
7 8 (7.41%) Node.js
7 8 (7.41%) React
8 7 (6.48%) HTML5
8 7 (6.48%) Spring
9 6 (5.56%) Hibernate
9 6 (5.56%) Spring Boot
10 5 (4.63%) .NET Framework
10 5 (4.63%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (3.70%) Angular 2
11 4 (3.70%) HTML5 Canvas
12 2 (1.85%) ASP.NET Web API
12 2 (1.85%) Entity Framework
12 2 (1.85%) Web Services
12 2 (1.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 36 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 11 (10.19%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (7.41%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (4.63%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (4.63%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.70%) Photography
6 3 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.78%) Handset
6 3 (2.78%) User Experience
7 2 (1.85%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.93%) 3D Printing
8 1 (0.93%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.93%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.93%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.93%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.93%) Social Media
8 1 (0.93%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.85%) Windows
2 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (16.67%) MVC
2 16 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (12.96%) Mathematics
3 14 (12.96%) OO
4 12 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
5 10 (9.26%) Software Testing
6 9 (8.33%) Software Engineering
6 9 (8.33%) Test Automation
7 6 (5.56%) Analytics
8 5 (4.63%) CAD
8 5 (4.63%) Coaching
8 5 (4.63%) CRM
8 5 (4.63%) Data Analysis
8 5 (4.63%) Project Management
9 4 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (3.70%) Campaign Management
9 4 (3.70%) Scrum
9 4 (3.70%) SDLC
9 4 (3.70%) TDD
9 4 (3.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 43 (39.81%) JavaScript
2 36 (33.33%) C#
3 29 (26.85%) Java
4 24 (22.22%) SQL
5 10 (9.26%) PHP
5 10 (9.26%) Python
6 5 (4.63%) C++
7 4 (3.70%) C
7 4 (3.70%) T-SQL
7 4 (3.70%) TypeScript
8 2 (1.85%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.93%) Java 8
9 1 (0.93%) Java 9
9 1 (0.93%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.93%) R
9 1 (0.93%) VB
9 1 (0.93%) VBA
9 1 (0.93%) VC++
Qualifications
1 51 (47.22%) Degree
2 31 (28.70%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (4.63%) Numerate Degree
4 3 (2.78%) ISEB
4 3 (2.78%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.93%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.93%) PhD
5 1 (0.93%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.70%) Docker
2 1 (0.93%) LXC
2 1 (0.93%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 17 (15.74%) Google
1 17 (15.74%) Twitter
2 15 (13.89%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.63%) Oracle
4 3 (2.78%) Tableau
5 2 (1.85%) Capita
5 2 (1.85%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.93%) Facebook