Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Graduate was £22,500 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 202 228 201
Rank change year-on-year +26 -27 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 123 101 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.25% 0.92% 1.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.29% 0.94% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 81 95 142
Yorkshire median annual salary £22,500 £22,500 £22,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% -2.22%
10th Percentile £18,250 £17,950 £18,525
90th Percentile £31,500 £28,750 £25,500
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 9562 10798 12914
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.44% 97.93% 97.76%
Number of salaries quoted 8026 9123 10586
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 2017. 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 +45 87 £24,500 +8.89% 8
North Yorkshire -6 13 £21,000 -4.55% 1
East Yorkshire +2 11 £20,000 - 1
South Yorkshire +22 10 £22,500 +9.76% 2
Graduate
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Yorkshire region featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 81 (65.85%) Degree
2 37 (30.08%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (26.83%) Business Intelligence
4 30 (24.39%) Mentoring
5 28 (22.76%) Software Testing
5 28 (22.76%) Virgin Media
6 24 (19.51%) HTML
6 24 (19.51%) C#
7 22 (17.89%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (17.07%) SQL
8 21 (17.07%) CSS
9 18 (14.63%) Computer Science
10 17 (13.82%) Java
11 16 (13.01%) JavaScript
11 16 (13.01%) Software Engineering
11 16 (13.01%) Computer Science Degree
12 15 (12.20%) .NET
13 14 (11.38%) SDLC
14 13 (10.57%) Mathematics
14 13 (10.57%) SQL Server
14 13 (10.57%) C++
15 12 (9.76%) Microsoft
15 12 (9.76%) Marketing
16 10 (8.13%) Banking
17 9 (7.32%) Business Development
17 9 (7.32%) Test Automation
18 8 (6.50%) JIRA
18 8 (6.50%) OO
18 8 (6.50%) MySQL
19 7 (5.69%) Oracle

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 (2.44%) Confluence
2 1 (0.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (0.81%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.81%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (3.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.63%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.44%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.81%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.63%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.63%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.81%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (0.81%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (0.81%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.81%) ISDN
1 1 (0.81%) LAN
1 1 (0.81%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.81%) VPN
1 1 (0.81%) WAN
1 1 (0.81%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.57%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.50%) MySQL
3 5 (4.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (3.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (2.44%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.63%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.63%) Power BI
6 2 (1.63%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.63%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.81%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.81%) RavenDB
7 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (6.50%) JIRA
2 4 (3.25%) Selenium
2 4 (3.25%) WebDriver
3 3 (2.44%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.63%) TeamCity
4 2 (1.63%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.81%) Gradle
5 1 (0.81%) IntelliJ
5 1 (0.81%) Maven
5 1 (0.81%) Subversion
General
1 12 (9.76%) Marketing
2 10 (8.13%) Banking
3 5 (4.07%) Finance
4 2 (1.63%) Games
5 1 (0.81%) Advertising
5 1 (0.81%) Law
5 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (19.51%) HTML
2 21 (17.07%) CSS
3 15 (12.20%) .NET
4 7 (5.69%) AngularJS
4 7 (5.69%) ASP.NET
5 5 (4.07%) Spring
6 4 (3.25%) Hibernate
6 4 (3.25%) jQuery
6 4 (3.25%) NumPy
6 4 (3.25%) Ruby on Rails
6 4 (3.25%) XML
7 3 (2.44%) Node.js
7 3 (2.44%) React
8 2 (1.63%) CSS3
8 2 (1.63%) HTML5
8 2 (1.63%) J2EE
8 2 (1.63%) LESS
8 2 (1.63%) Web Services
9 1 (0.81%) RESTful
9 1 (0.81%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 37 (30.08%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (14.63%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.44%) Fintech
4 1 (0.81%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.81%) Social Media
4 1 (0.81%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.88%) Linux
2 5 (4.07%) Windows
3 4 (3.25%) Android
4 3 (2.44%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.81%) Unix
5 1 (0.81%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.81%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.81%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (26.83%) Business Intelligence
2 30 (24.39%) Mentoring
3 28 (22.76%) Software Testing
4 22 (17.89%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (13.01%) Software Engineering
6 14 (11.38%) SDLC
7 13 (10.57%) Mathematics
8 9 (7.32%) Business Development
8 9 (7.32%) Test Automation
9 8 (6.50%) OO
10 7 (5.69%) MVC
11 5 (4.07%) Process Improvement
11 5 (4.07%) Time Management
11 5 (4.07%) Web Development
12 4 (3.25%) Customer Requirements
12 4 (3.25%) OOD
12 4 (3.25%) Scrum
12 4 (3.25%) Test Strategy
13 3 (2.44%) Front End Development
13 3 (2.44%) SDET
Programming Languages
1 24 (19.51%) C#
2 21 (17.07%) SQL
3 17 (13.82%) Java
4 16 (13.01%) JavaScript
5 13 (10.57%) C++
6 5 (4.07%) Python
7 4 (3.25%) PHP
7 4 (3.25%) Ruby
8 3 (2.44%) C
9 2 (1.63%) Embedded C
9 2 (1.63%) ES6
9 2 (1.63%) LINC
9 2 (1.63%) VB
10 1 (0.81%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.81%) Scala
10 1 (0.81%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.81%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.81%) VBA
Qualifications
1 81 (65.85%) Degree
2 16 (13.01%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (3.25%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (1.63%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.81%) A+ Certification
5 1 (0.81%) GNVQ
5 1 (0.81%) HND
5 1 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.81%) MCP
5 1 (0.81%) MCSA
5 1 (0.81%) MCSE
5 1 (0.81%) PhD
5 1 (0.81%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.07%) SLA
2 3 (2.44%) QA
3 1 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.81%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (1.63%) Docker
1 2 (1.63%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.81%) Ansible
1 1 (0.81%) DameWare
1 1 (0.81%) Perfmon
1 1 (0.81%) Puppet
1 1 (0.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 28 (22.76%) Virgin Media
2 12 (9.76%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.69%) Oracle
4 2 (1.63%) Google
5 1 (0.81%) Apigee
5 1 (0.81%) Twitter