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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate
Rank 70 83 55
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 20 25 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 2.31% 2.03% 4.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.39% 2.05% 4.52%
Number of salaries quoted 14 18 30
Average salary £24,500 £23,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.52% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,000 £19,900
10% offered a salary of more than £27,350 £35,000 £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £23,500 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+4.44% -
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
836 1220 663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 96.65% 99.19% 98.37%
Number of salaries quoted 700 1047 605
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 12 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 11 (45.83%) Degree
2 11 (45.83%) HTML
3 9 (37.50%) .NET
3 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 9 (37.50%) C#
4 8 (33.33%) CSS
4 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 8 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (29.17%) Linux
6 6 (25.00%) SQL
6 6 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 6 (25.00%) Git (software)
7 5 (20.83%) Social Media
7 5 (20.83%) NoSQL
7 5 (20.83%) Analytics
7 5 (20.83%) Advertising
7 5 (20.83%) UNIX
7 5 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (16.67%) Web Services
8 4 (16.67%) XML
8 4 (16.67%) Java
8 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (12.50%) TDD
9 3 (12.50%) WCF
9 3 (12.50%) Refactoring
9 3 (12.50%) Mathematics
9 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
9 3 (12.50%) XSLT
9 3 (12.50%) MVC

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 2 (8.33%) CMS
1 2 (8.33%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) NoSQL
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.17%) Subversion
2 1 (4.17%) ReSharper
General
1 5 (20.83%) Advertising
2 3 (12.50%) Aerospace
3 1 (4.17%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (45.83%) HTML
2 9 (37.50%) .NET
2 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 8 (33.33%) CSS
4 4 (16.67%) Web Services
4 4 (16.67%) XML
5 3 (12.50%) XSLT
5 3 (12.50%) WCF
5 3 (12.50%) AngularJS
6 2 (8.33%) Django
6 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (8.33%) HTML5
6 2 (8.33%) Ajax
7 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
7 1 (4.17%) CSS3
7 1 (4.17%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (4.17%) Underscore.js
7 1 (4.17%) jQuery
7 1 (4.17%) LINQ
7 1 (4.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (20.83%) Social Media
4 3 (12.50%) Mathematics
5 2 (8.33%) User Experience
6 1 (4.17%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (29.17%) Linux
2 5 (20.83%) UNIX
3 2 (8.33%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (4.17%) Android
4 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Phone
4 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (20.83%) Analytics
2 5 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (12.50%) TDD
4 3 (12.50%) MVC
4 3 (12.50%) BDD
4 3 (12.50%) Refactoring
5 2 (8.33%) Project Management
5 2 (8.33%) Web Development
6 1 (4.17%) OO
6 1 (4.17%) CRM
6 1 (4.17%) Web Design
6 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (4.17%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (4.17%) Business Analysis
6 1 (4.17%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (4.17%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (37.50%) C#
2 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 6 (25.00%) SQL
4 4 (16.67%) Java
5 3 (12.50%) F#
6 2 (8.33%) Scala
6 2 (8.33%) Python
7 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
7 1 (4.17%) VB
7 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (45.83%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Adobe
1 2 (8.33%) Sitecore
2 1 (4.17%) Salesforce.com