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 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank 66 63 74
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 23 27 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 2.39% 3.25% 2.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.43% 3.30% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 22 22 19
Average salary £23,000 £22,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £22,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -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
948 819 885
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 98.54% 98.67% 98.01%
Number of salaries quoted 831 702 805
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 November 2014.

Graduate Salary Histogram in Brighton

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 (51.02%) C#
2 24 (48.98%) HTML
3 22 (44.90%) CSS
4 20 (40.82%) .NET
4 20 (40.82%) ASP.NET
5 15 (30.61%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (28.57%) Java
6 14 (28.57%) JavaScript
7 10 (20.41%) OO
7 10 (20.41%) Computer Science
8 9 (18.37%) Android
8 9 (18.37%) J2EE
8 9 (18.37%) MVC
8 9 (18.37%) Mobile App
8 9 (18.37%) Mobile Application Development
8 9 (18.37%) Apple iOS
9 8 (16.33%) Degree
10 6 (12.24%) C++
11 5 (10.20%) PHP
11 5 (10.20%) Telecoms
12 4 (8.16%) Web Development
12 4 (8.16%) Graphic Design
12 4 (8.16%) MS Excel
12 4 (8.16%) Microsoft
12 4 (8.16%) Adobe
12 4 (8.16%) VB
12 4 (8.16%) User Experience
12 4 (8.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 4 (8.16%) UX Design
12 4 (8.16%) Information Architecture

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

Applications
1 4 (8.16%) MS Excel
1 4 (8.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (2.04%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.04%) Maya
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) SaaS
General
1 5 (10.20%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.12%) Electronics
3 2 (4.08%) Front Office
3 2 (4.08%) Games
4 1 (2.04%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (48.98%) HTML
2 22 (44.90%) CSS
3 20 (40.82%) .NET
3 20 (40.82%) ASP.NET
4 9 (18.37%) J2EE
5 2 (4.08%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 1 (2.04%) Unreal Engine
6 1 (2.04%) Web Services
6 1 (2.04%) XML
6 1 (2.04%) XSLT
6 1 (2.04%) Flash
6 1 (2.04%) XNA
6 1 (2.04%) WCF
6 1 (2.04%) HTML5
6 1 (2.04%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.41%) Computer Science
2 9 (18.37%) Mobile App
3 4 (8.16%) User Experience
3 4 (8.16%) Graphic Design
4 2 (4.08%) Mathematics
4 2 (4.08%) Physics
5 1 (2.04%) Open Source
5 1 (2.04%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.04%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.04%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.37%) Android
1 9 (18.37%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.61%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (20.41%) OO
3 9 (18.37%) MVC
3 9 (18.37%) Mobile Application Development
4 4 (8.16%) UX Design
4 4 (8.16%) Information Architecture
4 4 (8.16%) Web Development
5 3 (6.12%) Software Testing
5 3 (6.12%) System Testing
6 2 (4.08%) Resource Management
6 2 (4.08%) Risk Management
7 1 (2.04%) CRM
7 1 (2.04%) OOD
7 1 (2.04%) Refactoring
7 1 (2.04%) TDD
7 1 (2.04%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.04%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 25 (51.02%) C#
2 14 (28.57%) Java
2 14 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 6 (12.24%) C++
4 5 (10.20%) PHP
5 4 (8.16%) VB
6 2 (4.08%) SQL
7 1 (2.04%) ActionScript
7 1 (2.04%) Python
7 1 (2.04%) Lua
7 1 (2.04%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 8 (16.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (8.16%) Microsoft
1 4 (8.16%) Adobe