The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate role in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Graduate in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank 78 51 50
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 26 31 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 2.12% 4.63% 4.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.14% 4.71% 4.48%
Number of salaries quoted 19 31 36
Average salary £23,000 £24,000 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +2.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,600 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £22,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.17%
Graduate
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brighton region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1213 658 803
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 99.10% 98.36% 95.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1041 600 730
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +13.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Graduate in the job title across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Graduate
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Graduate Salary Trend in Brighton

Graduate
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Graduate across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Graduate Salary Histogram in Brighton

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton region that cited Graduate in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Graduate in their job title.

1 25 (52.08%) C#
2 22 (45.83%) Computer Science
3 19 (39.58%) .NET
4 18 (37.50%) Java
5 16 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 16 (33.33%) Degree
6 15 (31.25%) HTML
6 15 (31.25%) JavaScript
7 12 (25.00%) CSS
8 9 (18.75%) J2EE
8 9 (18.75%) C++
8 9 (18.75%) SQL
8 9 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (18.75%) Android
8 9 (18.75%) Apple iOS
8 9 (18.75%) Mobile App
8 9 (18.75%) Mobile Application Development
9 8 (16.67%) Software Testing
9 8 (16.67%) VB
9 8 (16.67%) SQL Server
10 7 (14.58%) PHP
10 7 (14.58%) Electronics
10 7 (14.58%) System Testing
11 6 (12.50%) Mathematics
11 6 (12.50%) Microsoft
12 5 (10.42%) MS Excel
12 5 (10.42%) Physics
12 5 (10.42%) Web Development
12 5 (10.42%) Games
12 5 (10.42%) Unity (Game Engine)

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton region that cited Graduate in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Graduate in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (10.42%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.08%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.08%) Maya
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) Internet
1 1 (2.08%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (14.58%) Electronics
2 5 (10.42%) Games
3 1 (2.08%) Retail
3 1 (2.08%) Marketing
3 1 (2.08%) Finance
3 1 (2.08%) Advertising
3 1 (2.08%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (39.58%) .NET
2 16 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 15 (31.25%) HTML
4 12 (25.00%) CSS
5 9 (18.75%) J2EE
6 5 (10.42%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 3 (6.25%) WinForms
7 3 (6.25%) Django
7 3 (6.25%) HTML5
8 2 (4.17%) Flash
9 1 (2.08%) XNA
9 1 (2.08%) jQuery
9 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (2.08%) Unreal Engine
9 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (2.08%) Backbone.js
9 1 (2.08%) Sass
9 1 (2.08%) LESS
9 1 (2.08%) Ember.js
9 1 (2.08%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (45.83%) Computer Science
2 9 (18.75%) Mobile App
3 6 (12.50%) Mathematics
4 5 (10.42%) Physics
5 4 (8.33%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.75%) Android
1 9 (18.75%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (18.75%) Mobile Application Development
2 8 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 7 (14.58%) System Testing
4 5 (10.42%) Web Development
5 4 (8.33%) Project Management
6 2 (4.17%) MVC
6 2 (4.17%) OOP
6 2 (4.17%) OO
7 1 (2.08%) CRM
7 1 (2.08%) ETL
7 1 (2.08%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (52.08%) C#
2 18 (37.50%) Java
3 15 (31.25%) JavaScript
4 9 (18.75%) C++
4 9 (18.75%) SQL
5 8 (16.67%) VB
6 7 (14.58%) PHP
7 4 (8.33%) Python
7 4 (8.33%) VB.NET
8 2 (4.17%) Lua
8 2 (4.17%) ActionScript
8 2 (4.17%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.08%) VB6
9 1 (2.08%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 16 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) IMail Server
Vendors
1 6 (12.50%) Microsoft