The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank 182 163 178
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 166 171 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.31% 1.45% 1.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.42% 1.56% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 159 154 161
Average salary £27,500 £28,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.78% -1.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,350 £21,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £45,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £23,500 £23,500
% change year-on-year
-2.12% -
Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
11696 10979 13020
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.39% 93.35% 93.51%
Number of salaries quoted 9858 9611 11780
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Graduate
London

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 18 April 2014.

Graduate Salary Histogram in the City of London

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

1 167 (61.40%) Degree
2 151 (55.51%) Finance
3 110 (40.44%) Computer Science
4 71 (26.10%) Java
5 63 (23.16%) SQL
6 55 (20.22%) C#
7 52 (19.12%) Mathematics
8 51 (18.75%) Windows
9 41 (15.07%) Algorithmic Trading
10 39 (14.34%) Banking
10 39 (14.34%) Microsoft
11 37 (13.60%) .NET
12 35 (12.87%) C++
12 35 (12.87%) Software Engineering
13 33 (12.13%) HTML
14 32 (11.76%) CSS
14 32 (11.76%) Linux
15 31 (11.40%) Physics
16 30 (11.03%) QA
16 30 (11.03%) Oracle
16 30 (11.03%) JavaScript
17 27 (9.93%) UNIX
18 24 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
19 23 (8.46%) Hedge funds
19 23 (8.46%) SQL Server
20 22 (8.09%) MS Office
20 22 (8.09%) Python
21 21 (7.72%) Derivative
22 20 (7.35%) Analytics
23 19 (6.99%) Data Management

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 14 (5.15%) MS Exchange
2 9 (3.31%) IIS
3 8 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (2.21%) SharePoint
5 5 (1.84%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (1.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (1.47%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (1.47%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (1.10%) CMS
8 2 (0.74%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.37%) Node.js
9 1 (0.37%) Facebook Platform
9 1 (0.37%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.37%) Apache
Applications
1 22 (8.09%) MS Office
2 17 (6.25%) MS Excel
3 11 (4.04%) Photoshop
4 8 (2.94%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (1.10%) Fireworks
6 2 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.10%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.37%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.37%) Rolfe and Nolan
2 1 (0.37%) CSG Singleview
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.37%) Office 365
1 1 (0.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.51%) Internet
2 9 (3.31%) DNS
2 9 (3.31%) DHCP
3 5 (1.84%) Firewall
3 5 (1.84%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.84%) Intranet
4 4 (1.47%) Extranet
4 4 (1.47%) VPN
4 4 (1.47%) LAN
4 4 (1.47%) Wireless
5 2 (0.74%) MPLS
5 2 (0.74%) OSPF
5 2 (0.74%) BGP
5 2 (0.74%) VRRP
5 2 (0.74%) EIGRP
5 2 (0.74%) ISDN
5 2 (0.74%) PSTN
5 2 (0.74%) WAN
5 2 (0.74%) SAN
5 2 (0.74%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (8.46%) SQL Server
2 14 (5.15%) Relational Database
3 10 (3.68%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (2.57%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (2.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (1.84%) MySQL
6 5 (1.84%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (1.10%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.74%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.74%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.37%) Big Data
9 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.37%) QlikView
9 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 7 (2.57%) NUnit
2 4 (1.47%) JUnit
2 4 (1.47%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.47%) Selenium
2 4 (1.47%) Rhino Mocks
2 4 (1.47%) Moq
3 3 (1.10%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (0.74%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.74%) Maven
4 2 (0.74%) JMeter
4 2 (0.74%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.37%) Gradle
5 1 (0.37%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.37%) SilkTest
5 1 (0.37%) JIRA
5 1 (0.37%) FitNesse
5 1 (0.37%) Ant
General
1 151 (55.51%) Finance
2 39 (14.34%) Banking
3 9 (3.31%) Games
3 9 (3.31%) Financial Institution
4 7 (2.57%) Front Office
5 5 (1.84%) Marketing
6 4 (1.47%) Law
7 3 (1.10%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.10%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.37%) Legal
8 1 (0.37%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (13.60%) .NET
2 33 (12.13%) HTML
3 32 (11.76%) CSS
4 17 (6.25%) ASP.NET
5 13 (4.78%) XML
6 9 (3.31%) J2EE
7 8 (2.94%) jQuery
7 8 (2.94%) LINQ
8 6 (2.21%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (1.84%) Backbone.js
9 5 (1.84%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 5 (1.84%) .NET Framework
10 4 (1.47%) JSP
10 4 (1.47%) XHTML
10 4 (1.47%) Web Services
10 4 (1.47%) XSL
10 4 (1.47%) Hibernate
10 4 (1.47%) NHibernate
10 4 (1.47%) HTML5
10 4 (1.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 110 (40.44%) Computer Science
2 52 (19.12%) Mathematics
3 31 (11.40%) Physics
4 23 (8.46%) Hedge funds
5 21 (7.72%) Derivative
6 14 (5.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 10 (3.68%) Spread Betting
8 9 (3.31%) Equities
9 8 (2.94%) Graphic Design
10 7 (2.57%) Statistics
10 7 (2.57%) Fixed Income
11 6 (2.21%) Social Media
12 5 (1.84%) Video Conferencing
12 5 (1.84%) Blackberry
13 4 (1.47%) iPad
13 4 (1.47%) Open Source
14 3 (1.10%) Mobile App
14 3 (1.10%) Mainframe
14 3 (1.10%) Credit Derivative
15 2 (0.74%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 51 (18.75%) Windows
2 32 (11.76%) Linux
3 27 (9.93%) UNIX
4 24 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (4.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (4.41%) Windows 7
7 7 (2.57%) Android
7 7 (2.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (2.21%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (1.47%) Apple iOS
10 3 (1.10%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.74%) Solaris
12 1 (0.37%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (15.07%) Algorithmic Trading
2 35 (12.87%) Software Engineering
3 20 (7.35%) Analytics
4 19 (6.99%) Data Management
4 19 (6.99%) Project Management
5 17 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (5.88%) OO
7 13 (4.78%) Business Analysis
8 12 (4.41%) TDD
9 11 (4.04%) BDD
10 10 (3.68%) Scrum
11 9 (3.31%) MVC
11 9 (3.31%) ERP
12 7 (2.57%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (2.21%) CRM
13 6 (2.21%) E-Commerce
13 6 (2.21%) ITIL
13 6 (2.21%) OOP
13 6 (2.21%) Investment Management
13 6 (2.21%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 71 (26.10%) Java
2 63 (23.16%) SQL
3 55 (20.22%) C#
4 35 (12.87%) C++
5 30 (11.03%) JavaScript
6 22 (8.09%) Python
7 14 (5.15%) VBA
7 14 (5.15%) Perl
8 12 (4.41%) C
9 11 (4.04%) PL/SQL
10 10 (3.68%) VB
10 10 (3.68%) PowerShell
11 6 (2.21%) T-SQL
12 5 (1.84%) Ruby
12 5 (1.84%) VB.NET
12 5 (1.84%) PHP
13 4 (1.47%) VBScript
14 3 (1.10%) ActionScript
15 2 (0.74%) Bash Shell
16 1 (0.37%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 167 (61.40%) Degree
2 10 (3.68%) PhD
3 9 (3.31%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (2.94%) MCTS
5 5 (1.84%) MCSE
5 5 (1.84%) MCSA
6 4 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (1.47%) MCP
6 4 (1.47%) MCAD
6 4 (1.47%) MCSD
7 2 (0.74%) ISEB
7 2 (0.74%) CCNA
8 1 (0.37%) MCITP
8 1 (0.37%) CIMA
8 1 (0.37%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (11.03%) QA
2 6 (2.21%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.37%) EMIR
3 1 (0.37%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 17 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 9 (3.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.21%) Terminal Server
3 6 (2.21%) XenApp
3 6 (2.21%) Hyper-V
3 6 (2.21%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (0.74%) VMware ESX
4 2 (0.74%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (0.37%) vSphere
5 1 (0.37%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (1.47%) Cryoserver
2 1 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.37%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.37%) Puppet
2 1 (0.37%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (0.37%) SCCM
2 1 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.37%) Control-M
Vendors
1 39 (14.34%) Microsoft
2 30 (11.03%) Oracle
3 17 (6.25%) Citrix
4 13 (4.78%) VMware
5 11 (4.04%) Cisco
6 9 (3.31%) SAP
7 7 (2.57%) Red Hat
8 6 (2.21%) Business Objects
9 5 (1.84%) McAfee
10 4 (1.47%) HP
10 4 (1.47%) CODA
10 4 (1.47%) Juniper
10 4 (1.47%) Cognos
10 4 (1.47%) Mitel
10 4 (1.47%) Open Text
10 4 (1.47%) Websense
10 4 (1.47%) Riverbed
10 4 (1.47%) Google
11 3 (1.10%) Infor
11 3 (1.10%) Salesforce.com
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Salary: £21000 - £23000 per annum + 100K OTE
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
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Aston Carter
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + competitive bonus
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £25000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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The 100 Company
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
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e-Recruiter
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits+bonus+package
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Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
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Capita ITPS
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
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Salary: £25000 per annum
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Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus
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