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

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate
Rank 229 203 185
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 82 110 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.80% 1.05% 1.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 1.12% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 74 104 135
Average salary £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -
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
9602 9788 10160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.43% 92.99% 94.15%
Number of salaries quoted 8385 8389 9149
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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.

1 110 (59.14%) Degree
2 83 (44.62%) Finance
3 61 (32.80%) C#
4 54 (29.03%) Java
4 54 (29.03%) SQL
5 50 (26.88%) .NET
6 46 (24.73%) Computer Science
7 38 (20.43%) Mathematics
8 29 (15.59%) MVC
9 25 (13.44%) Software Engineering
10 24 (12.90%) SQL Server
10 24 (12.90%) ASP.NET
10 24 (12.90%) Windows
11 23 (12.37%) Physics
12 22 (11.83%) JavaScript
13 21 (11.29%) HTML
13 21 (11.29%) Linux
13 21 (11.29%) Banking
14 20 (10.75%) UNIX
14 20 (10.75%) Microsoft
15 18 (9.68%) CSS
16 17 (9.14%) Oracle
17 16 (8.60%) Derivative
18 15 (8.06%) Analytical Skills
19 14 (7.53%) Hedge funds
19 14 (7.53%) Agile Software Development
20 13 (6.99%) C++
20 13 (6.99%) MS Excel
21 12 (6.45%) CRM
21 12 (6.45%) PhD

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 6 (3.23%) IIS
2 5 (2.69%) MQSeries
3 3 (1.61%) Umbraco
3 3 (1.61%) Oracle Coherence
3 3 (1.61%) GroupWise
3 3 (1.61%) WebLogic
3 3 (1.61%) IBM Notes
3 3 (1.61%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (0.54%) Apache
4 1 (0.54%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.54%) JBoss
Applications
1 13 (6.99%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.30%) MS Office
3 2 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.54%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 2 (1.08%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.76%) Wireless
2 6 (3.23%) LAN
3 5 (2.69%) WAN
4 2 (1.08%) DNS
4 2 (1.08%) DHCP
4 2 (1.08%) Internet
5 1 (0.54%) MVNO
5 1 (0.54%) Firewall
5 1 (0.54%) FTP
5 1 (0.54%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.54%) VPN
5 1 (0.54%) VoIP
5 1 (0.54%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (12.90%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (2.69%) Relational Database
4 5 (2.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (2.69%) Oracle BI EE
4 5 (2.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.08%) QlikView
7 1 (0.54%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.54%) KDB
7 1 (0.54%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (2.15%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.61%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
2 3 (1.61%) Maven
2 3 (1.61%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.61%) ClearCase
3 1 (0.54%) Subversion
3 1 (0.54%) JIRA
General
1 83 (44.62%) Finance
2 21 (11.29%) Banking
3 9 (4.84%) Marketing
4 7 (3.76%) French Language
4 7 (3.76%) Back Office
5 6 (3.23%) Front Office
5 6 (3.23%) Advertising
5 6 (3.23%) German Language
5 6 (3.23%) Italian Language
5 6 (3.23%) Spanish Language
5 6 (3.23%) Investment Banking
6 5 (2.69%) Law
6 5 (2.69%) Telecoms
7 4 (2.15%) Games
8 3 (1.61%) Online Betting
8 3 (1.61%) Financial Institution
9 2 (1.08%) Billing
10 1 (0.54%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (26.88%) .NET
2 24 (12.90%) ASP.NET
3 21 (11.29%) HTML
4 18 (9.68%) CSS
5 12 (6.45%) XML
6 9 (4.84%) jQuery
6 9 (4.84%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (3.23%) Web Services
7 6 (3.23%) Spring
8 5 (2.69%) WPF
8 5 (2.69%) Oracle Fusion
8 5 (2.69%) XSL
8 5 (2.69%) XHTML
9 4 (2.15%) J2EE
9 4 (2.15%) Hibernate
9 4 (2.15%) Razor View Engine
10 3 (1.61%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (1.61%) AngularJS
10 3 (1.61%) HTML5
10 3 (1.61%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 46 (24.73%) Computer Science
2 38 (20.43%) Mathematics
3 23 (12.37%) Physics
4 16 (8.60%) Derivative
5 15 (8.06%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (7.53%) Hedge funds
7 9 (4.84%) Fixed Income
8 5 (2.69%) Market Risk
9 4 (2.15%) Economics
10 3 (1.61%) Digital Media
10 3 (1.61%) Social Media
10 3 (1.61%) Open Source
10 3 (1.61%) Statistics
11 2 (1.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (1.08%) Spread Betting
11 2 (1.08%) Credit Risk
11 2 (1.08%) Equities
12 1 (0.54%) Algorithms
12 1 (0.54%) Kindle
12 1 (0.54%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 24 (12.90%) Windows
2 21 (11.29%) Linux
3 20 (10.75%) UNIX
4 4 (2.15%) HPUX
5 3 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.08%) Solaris
7 1 (0.54%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.54%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.54%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (15.59%) MVC
2 25 (13.44%) Software Engineering
3 14 (7.53%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (6.45%) CRM
4 12 (6.45%) Data Analysis
5 11 (5.91%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (5.91%) Mentoring
6 9 (4.84%) Asset Management
7 7 (3.76%) OO
8 6 (3.23%) Scrum
8 6 (3.23%) Content Management
9 5 (2.69%) Analytics
9 5 (2.69%) Dependency Injection
9 5 (2.69%) MVVM
9 5 (2.69%) Business Analysis
9 5 (2.69%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (2.15%) Performance Management
10 4 (2.15%) Statistical Analysis
10 4 (2.15%) Predictive Modelling
11 3 (1.61%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 61 (32.80%) C#
2 54 (29.03%) Java
2 54 (29.03%) SQL
3 22 (11.83%) JavaScript
4 13 (6.99%) C++
5 11 (5.91%) Python
6 9 (4.84%) VB
7 8 (4.30%) T-SQL
7 8 (4.30%) VBA
8 7 (3.76%) PHP
9 5 (2.69%) PL/SQL
9 5 (2.69%) Perl
9 5 (2.69%) VB.NET
10 3 (1.61%) Bash Shell
10 3 (1.61%) Groovy
11 2 (1.08%) COBOL
11 2 (1.08%) C
11 2 (1.08%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.54%) Scala
12 1 (0.54%) R
Qualifications
1 110 (59.14%) Degree
2 12 (6.45%) PhD
3 2 (1.08%) CCNP
3 2 (1.08%) CCNA
3 2 (1.08%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.54%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.54%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.76%) QA
2 2 (1.08%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.54%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.54%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (4.30%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.54%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (1.61%) Control-M
2 1 (0.54%) SCCM
2 1 (0.54%) OpenView
Vendors
1 20 (10.75%) Microsoft
2 17 (9.14%) Oracle
3 6 (3.23%) Siebel
4 5 (2.69%) Eloqua
4 5 (2.69%) TIBCO
4 5 (2.69%) Cisco
5 3 (1.61%) HP
5 3 (1.61%) Citrix
5 3 (1.61%) Novell
5 3 (1.61%) Lotus
5 3 (1.61%) Red Hat
5 3 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.08%) Cognos
6 2 (1.08%) Sybase
6 2 (1.08%) Business Objects
6 2 (1.08%) webMethods
6 2 (1.08%) Yahoo!
6 2 (1.08%) Google
7 1 (0.54%) Tableau
7 1 (0.54%) ION Trading
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Talent International
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Talent International
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Montash
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum + 45k OTE
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Uncapped Commission + Incentives
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
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Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Uncapped Commission + Incentives
Posted: 3 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £27000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Networking People
Salary: 28.5 day holiday + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + pension, bonus, healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum £25-30,000 + Excellent Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Triple Seven
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Great package and bonuses
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
PAW Associates
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum C£35k + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £23000 - £29500 per annum + benfits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Great Package and Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Great Package
Posted: 6 days ago
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Intuition IT Solutions
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Intuition IT Solutions
Posted: 8 days ago