The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London 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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate
Rank 217 190 160
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 100 160 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.95% 1.29% 1.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 1.39% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 91 153 157
Average salary £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -3.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,900 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £23,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -
Graduate
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
9786 11482 10992
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.78% 92.48% 93.37%
Number of salaries quoted 8329 9663 9602
Average salary £55,000 £53,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.77% +0.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Graduate
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Graduate Salary Trend in the City of London

Graduate
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Graduate across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Graduate Salary Histogram in the City of London

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

1 113 (62.09%) Degree
2 72 (39.56%) Finance
3 68 (37.36%) C#
4 57 (31.32%) SQL
4 57 (31.32%) .NET
5 56 (30.77%) Computer Science
6 54 (29.67%) Java
7 46 (25.27%) SQL Server
8 41 (22.53%) Software Engineering
9 40 (21.98%) Mathematics
10 29 (15.93%) MVC
10 29 (15.93%) Windows
11 25 (13.74%) MS Excel
12 24 (13.19%) Microsoft
12 24 (13.19%) Physics
13 23 (12.64%) Linux
14 22 (12.09%) ASP.NET
14 22 (12.09%) Hedge funds
15 20 (10.99%) HTML
16 19 (10.44%) JavaScript
17 18 (9.89%) UNIX
17 18 (9.89%) Analytical Skills
18 17 (9.34%) PHP
19 16 (8.79%) Agile Software Development
19 16 (8.79%) Banking
20 14 (7.69%) Oracle
20 14 (7.69%) PhD
21 13 (7.14%) jQuery
21 13 (7.14%) Perl
21 13 (7.14%) C++

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 5 (2.75%) IIS
2 3 (1.65%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.65%) CMS
2 3 (1.65%) Umbraco
2 3 (1.65%) WordPress
3 2 (1.10%) MQSeries
4 1 (0.55%) Node.js
Applications
1 25 (13.74%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.95%) MS Office
3 3 (1.65%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.65%) Fireworks
3 3 (1.65%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (1.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.55%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 2 (1.10%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.65%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.20%) FTP
1 4 (2.20%) Wireless
2 3 (1.65%) Broadband
2 3 (1.65%) LAN
2 3 (1.65%) WAN
3 2 (1.10%) DHCP
3 2 (1.10%) DNS
3 2 (1.10%) Network Security
4 1 (0.55%) VPN
4 1 (0.55%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.55%) IPv4
4 1 (0.55%) Internet
4 1 (0.55%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (25.27%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (4.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (4.95%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (2.75%) MySQL
5 3 (1.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.10%) QlikView
6 2 (1.10%) DB2
6 2 (1.10%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.55%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.55%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.55%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.55%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.55%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.55%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 12 (6.59%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.65%) Dreamweaver
2 3 (1.65%) Selenium
2 3 (1.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (1.65%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 1 (0.55%) JUnit
3 1 (0.55%) Subversion
3 1 (0.55%) JIRA
General
1 72 (39.56%) Finance
2 16 (8.79%) Banking
3 9 (4.95%) Marketing
4 6 (3.30%) Back Office
5 5 (2.75%) Retail
6 4 (2.20%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.65%) Games
8 2 (1.10%) French Language
8 2 (1.10%) Legal
9 1 (0.55%) Advertising
9 1 (0.55%) Electronics
9 1 (0.55%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.55%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.55%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (31.32%) .NET
2 22 (12.09%) ASP.NET
3 20 (10.99%) HTML
4 13 (7.14%) jQuery
5 11 (6.04%) CSS
6 10 (5.49%) XML
6 10 (5.49%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (4.95%) HTML5
8 7 (3.85%) Ajax
9 6 (3.30%) CSS3
10 5 (2.75%) JSON
11 4 (2.20%) XSL
11 4 (2.20%) Web Services
11 4 (2.20%) Razor View Engine
11 4 (2.20%) AngularJS
12 3 (1.65%) Akka
12 3 (1.65%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 3 (1.65%) FIX Protocol
13 2 (1.10%) WCF
13 2 (1.10%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 56 (30.77%) Computer Science
2 40 (21.98%) Mathematics
3 24 (13.19%) Physics
4 22 (12.09%) Hedge funds
5 18 (9.89%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (3.85%) Open Source
6 7 (3.85%) Derivative
6 7 (3.85%) Management Information System
7 6 (3.30%) Kindle
8 5 (2.75%) Social Media
9 4 (2.20%) Economics
10 3 (1.65%) Mobile App
10 3 (1.65%) Copywriting
10 3 (1.65%) Chemistry
11 2 (1.10%) Statistics
11 2 (1.10%) Fixed Income
11 2 (1.10%) Digital Media
11 2 (1.10%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.55%) Equities
12 1 (0.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 29 (15.93%) Windows
2 23 (12.64%) Linux
3 18 (9.89%) UNIX
4 7 (3.85%) Solaris
5 3 (1.65%) HPUX
6 1 (0.55%) SUSE
6 1 (0.55%) Android
6 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.55%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.55%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.55%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (22.53%) Software Engineering
2 29 (15.93%) MVC
3 16 (8.79%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (5.49%) Data Analysis
4 10 (5.49%) OO
5 9 (4.95%) ITIL
6 7 (3.85%) Mentoring
7 6 (3.30%) Scrum
7 6 (3.30%) Analytics
7 6 (3.30%) Waterfall
7 6 (3.30%) Asset Management
7 6 (3.30%) Business Analysis
8 5 (2.75%) SEO
9 4 (2.20%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (2.20%) Process Management
9 4 (2.20%) CRM
9 4 (2.20%) Systems Analysis
9 4 (2.20%) Statistical Analysis
9 4 (2.20%) Web Development
9 4 (2.20%) Predictive Modelling
Programming Languages
1 68 (37.36%) C#
2 57 (31.32%) SQL
3 54 (29.67%) Java
4 19 (10.44%) JavaScript
5 17 (9.34%) PHP
6 13 (7.14%) Perl
6 13 (7.14%) C++
7 12 (6.59%) Python
8 7 (3.85%) VBA
9 6 (3.30%) T-SQL
10 5 (2.75%) VB
10 5 (2.75%) VB.NET
10 5 (2.75%) Scala
11 4 (2.20%) C
11 4 (2.20%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.65%) Bash Shell
13 2 (1.10%) Objective-C
13 2 (1.10%) Ruby
13 2 (1.10%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.55%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 113 (62.09%) Degree
2 14 (7.69%) PhD
3 3 (1.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.65%) ISTQB
3 3 (1.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.55%) MCP
4 1 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.55%) CISA
4 1 (0.55%) CCNP
4 1 (0.55%) CCNA
4 1 (0.55%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.49%) QA
2 6 (3.30%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.55%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (2.20%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.55%) Firmware
2 1 (0.55%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (1.65%) Control-M
2 2 (1.10%) Nagios
2 2 (1.10%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (1.10%) HP SIM
3 1 (0.55%) OpenView
Vendors
1 24 (13.19%) Microsoft
2 14 (7.69%) Oracle
3 5 (2.75%) Google
4 4 (2.20%) HP
5 3 (1.65%) Adobe
5 3 (1.65%) Capita
6 2 (1.10%) Yahoo!
6 2 (1.10%) Veeam
6 2 (1.10%) SolarWinds
6 2 (1.10%) Cognos
6 2 (1.10%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.55%) ION Trading
7 1 (0.55%) Intel
7 1 (0.55%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.55%) Siebel
7 1 (0.55%) Eloqua
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Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + fully expensed travel
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Salary: Up to £26,000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
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Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + benefits+bonus+package
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