The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Chester region that had Graduate featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate
Rank 31 46 37
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 2 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.21% 0.86% 1.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.25% 0.88% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 4
Median salary £25,000 £25,500 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.96% +10.86%
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +6.66%
Graduate
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester 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
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
160 226 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 96.97% 97.00% 93.55%
Number of salaries quoted 147 119 164
Median salary £31,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of job ads across the Chester region that featured Graduate in the job title.

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Graduate
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Graduate Salary Trend in Chester

Graduate Skill Set
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, 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 Chester region featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) SAS
1 7 (100.00%) Project Management
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
1 7 (100.00%) Retail
1 7 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 7 (100.00%) Local Government
1 7 (100.00%) Degree

Graduate Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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 7 (100.00%) SAS
General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
1 7 (100.00%) Local Government
1 7 (100.00%) Retail
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 7 (100.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Degree
Chester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Chester
Newton Blue
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits and relocation
Posted: 11 days ago