Period
to 23 April 2018

The median annual salary for a Graduate was £21,500 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 23 April 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
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 247 249 232
Rank change year-on-year +2 -17 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 72 81 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.70% 0.76% 1.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 0.78% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 50 68 125
Yorkshire median annual salary £21,500 £25,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.00% +11.11% +2.27%
10th Percentile £18,000 £18,088 £19,350
90th Percentile £32,750 £27,875 £30,450
England median annual salary £27,500 £26,000 £25,500
% change year-on-year +5.77% +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 10,078 10,372 12,020
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.55% 97.74% 97.22%
Number of salaries quoted 8,588 8,958 10,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £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 23 April 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 23 April 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 -10 37 £21,000 -10.64% 16
South Yorkshire +13 19 £25,000 - 9
North Yorkshire +5 10 £21,750 -13.00% 2
East Yorkshire -2 4 - - 2
Graduate
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 33 (45.83%) Degree
2 29 (40.28%) JavaScript
3 25 (34.72%) HTML
4 19 (26.39%) C#
4 19 (26.39%) Computer Science
5 18 (25.00%) SQL
6 17 (23.61%) Java
6 17 (23.61%) CSS
6 17 (23.61%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (23.61%) Computer Science Degree
7 16 (22.22%) Finance
8 15 (20.83%) Software Testing
9 14 (19.44%) Mathematics
10 13 (18.06%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (18.06%) .NET
11 12 (16.67%) Retail
12 11 (15.28%) Google
12 11 (15.28%) Marketing
12 11 (15.28%) PHP
12 11 (15.28%) Microsoft
12 11 (15.28%) Problem-Solving
13 10 (13.89%) Test Automation
13 10 (13.89%) Twitter
13 10 (13.89%) AngularJS
13 10 (13.89%) Python
14 9 (12.50%) MySQL
14 9 (12.50%) Selenium
15 8 (11.11%) Node.js
15 8 (11.11%) Analytics
15 8 (11.11%) React

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 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (4.17%) SAS
3 2 (2.78%) Confluence
4 1 (1.39%) Marvel
4 1 (1.39%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (2.78%) SPSS
4 1 (1.39%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.39%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.72%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (5.56%) npm
4 1 (1.39%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (1.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.78%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.50%) MySQL
2 7 (9.72%) SQL Server
3 6 (8.33%) NoSQL
4 4 (5.56%) Blockchain
4 4 (5.56%) RDBMS
4 4 (5.56%) Relational Database
5 3 (4.17%) Power BI
5 3 (4.17%) QlikView
5 3 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.78%) MS Access
6 2 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.39%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 9 (12.50%) Selenium
2 7 (9.72%) JIRA
2 7 (9.72%) webpack
3 3 (4.17%) Cucumber
3 3 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (4.17%) WebDriver
4 2 (2.78%) Maven
4 2 (2.78%) Subversion
4 2 (2.78%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.39%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (22.22%) Finance
2 12 (16.67%) Retail
3 11 (15.28%) Marketing
4 5 (6.94%) Advertising
4 5 (6.94%) Games
5 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (34.72%) HTML
2 17 (23.61%) CSS
3 13 (18.06%) .NET
4 10 (13.89%) AngularJS
5 8 (11.11%) Node.js
5 8 (11.11%) React
6 5 (6.94%) ASP.NET
7 4 (5.56%) Angular 2
7 4 (5.56%) HTML5
7 4 (5.56%) HTML5 Canvas
8 3 (4.17%) Entity Framework
8 3 (4.17%) XML
9 2 (2.78%) Hibernate
9 2 (2.78%) jQuery
9 2 (2.78%) Spring
10 1 (1.39%) Gherkin
10 1 (1.39%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 19 (26.39%) Computer Science
2 7 (9.72%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.94%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (5.56%) Photography
5 3 (4.17%) Credit Risk
5 3 (4.17%) Replication
5 3 (4.17%) W3C
6 1 (1.39%) 3D Printing
6 1 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.39%) EPoS
6 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.39%) Social Media
6 1 (1.39%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.39%) Linux
1 1 (1.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (23.61%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (20.83%) Software Testing
3 14 (19.44%) Mathematics
4 13 (18.06%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (15.28%) Problem-Solving
6 10 (13.89%) Test Automation
7 8 (11.11%) Analytics
8 5 (6.94%) CAD
8 5 (6.94%) Manual Testing
8 5 (6.94%) OO
8 5 (6.94%) Software Engineering
9 4 (5.56%) Data Analysis
9 4 (5.56%) Scrum
9 4 (5.56%) SDLC
10 3 (4.17%) Coaching
10 3 (4.17%) Credit Risk Modelling
10 3 (4.17%) Mentoring
10 3 (4.17%) Performance Monitoring
10 3 (4.17%) Scorecard
10 3 (4.17%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 29 (40.28%) JavaScript
2 19 (26.39%) C#
3 18 (25.00%) SQL
4 17 (23.61%) Java
5 11 (15.28%) PHP
6 10 (13.89%) Python
7 4 (5.56%) TypeScript
8 3 (4.17%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.78%) C
9 2 (2.78%) C++
10 1 (1.39%) VC++
Qualifications
1 33 (45.83%) Degree
2 17 (23.61%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (6.94%) ISEB
3 5 (6.94%) ISTQB
3 5 (6.94%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (2.78%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.39%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) QA
System Software
1 6 (8.33%) Docker
2 3 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (2.78%) Ansible
1 2 (2.78%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (15.28%) Google
1 11 (15.28%) Microsoft
2 10 (13.89%) Twitter
3 5 (6.94%) Oracle
4 3 (4.17%) Tableau
4 3 (4.17%) Virgin Media
5 2 (2.78%) Capita
5 2 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.39%) Adobe
6 1 (1.39%) Facebook