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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank 191 175 155
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 141 156 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.17% 1.29% 1.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.27% 1.38% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 125 145 200
Average salary £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £22,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.17%
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
11133 11313 12081
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.44% 93.35% 93.96%
Number of salaries quoted 9339 10017 11056
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +1.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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.

1 166 (56.66%) Degree
2 148 (50.51%) Finance
3 86 (29.35%) Computer Science
4 78 (26.62%) SQL
5 77 (26.28%) C#
6 73 (24.91%) Java
7 55 (18.77%) JavaScript
8 52 (17.75%) .NET
9 45 (15.36%) Banking
10 42 (14.33%) C++
11 40 (13.65%) HTML
12 38 (12.97%) Oracle
13 36 (12.29%) Linux
14 35 (11.95%) Windows
14 35 (11.95%) Mathematics
15 30 (10.24%) UNIX
16 27 (9.22%) Software Engineering
17 26 (8.87%) Microsoft
18 24 (8.19%) CSS
18 24 (8.19%) Physics
19 23 (7.85%) Derivative
19 23 (7.85%) C
20 22 (7.51%) MS Office
21 20 (6.83%) OO
22 19 (6.48%) Analytics
23 18 (6.14%) Games
23 18 (6.14%) SQL Server
23 18 (6.14%) ASP.NET
24 17 (5.80%) XML
25 16 (5.46%) Python

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 12 (4.10%) MS Exchange
2 8 (2.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (2.39%) SharePoint
4 6 (2.05%) IIS
5 5 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (1.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (1.71%) WebLogic
6 4 (1.37%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (1.37%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (1.37%) Oracle Coherence
7 2 (0.68%) IBM Notes
7 2 (0.68%) Lotus Domino
7 2 (0.68%) GroupWise
8 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.34%) Lync
Applications
1 22 (7.51%) MS Office
2 14 (4.78%) MS Excel
3 6 (2.05%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.68%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.34%) SAP BPC
2 1 (0.34%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (0.34%) Cognos Planning
2 1 (0.34%) Cognos Controller
2 1 (0.34%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.34%) CSG Singleview
2 1 (0.34%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.34%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.10%) Internet
2 6 (2.05%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.71%) Wireless
4 4 (1.37%) Firewall
4 4 (1.37%) LAN
4 4 (1.37%) Extranet
4 4 (1.37%) Intranet
4 4 (1.37%) VPN
5 3 (1.02%) Network Security
5 3 (1.02%) DHCP
5 3 (1.02%) DNS
6 2 (0.68%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (0.68%) SAN
6 2 (0.68%) HTTP
7 1 (0.34%) VPLS
7 1 (0.34%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.34%) HSRP
7 1 (0.34%) ISDN
7 1 (0.34%) MPLS
7 1 (0.34%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (6.14%) SQL Server
2 14 (4.78%) Relational Database
3 5 (1.71%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (1.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.68%) MySQL
6 2 (0.68%) Big Data
6 2 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.34%) KDB
7 1 (0.34%) QlikView
7 1 (0.34%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.34%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.34%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.34%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 6 (2.05%) Git (software)
2 5 (1.71%) ClearCase
2 5 (1.71%) Maven
3 3 (1.02%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (0.68%) SilkTest
4 2 (0.68%) NUnit
4 2 (0.68%) Selenium
4 2 (0.68%) FitNesse
5 1 (0.34%) Visual Studio
General
1 148 (50.51%) Finance
2 45 (15.36%) Banking
3 18 (6.14%) Games
4 14 (4.78%) Investment Banking
5 11 (3.75%) Online Betting
6 9 (3.07%) Front Office
7 6 (2.05%) Law
8 5 (1.71%) Marketing
8 5 (1.71%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.71%) Financial Institution
9 3 (1.02%) Advertising
10 2 (0.68%) Legal
10 2 (0.68%) German Language
11 1 (0.34%) French Language
11 1 (0.34%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.34%) Back Office
11 1 (0.34%) Publishing
11 1 (0.34%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (17.75%) .NET
2 40 (13.65%) HTML
3 24 (8.19%) CSS
4 18 (6.14%) ASP.NET
5 17 (5.80%) XML
6 14 (4.78%) HTML5
7 12 (4.10%) Flash
8 8 (2.73%) Web Services
9 7 (2.39%) Spring
10 6 (2.05%) J2EE
11 5 (1.71%) AngularJS
11 5 (1.71%) XSL
12 4 (1.37%) Hibernate
12 4 (1.37%) SignalR
13 3 (1.02%) Ajax
14 2 (0.68%) XSLT
14 2 (0.68%) Swing
14 2 (0.68%) SOAP
14 2 (0.68%) REST
14 2 (0.68%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 86 (29.35%) Computer Science
2 35 (11.95%) Mathematics
3 24 (8.19%) Physics
4 23 (7.85%) Derivative
5 14 (4.78%) Hedge funds
5 14 (4.78%) Spread Betting
6 11 (3.75%) Online Gambling
6 11 (3.75%) Animation
7 7 (2.39%) Market Risk
7 7 (2.39%) Equities
8 6 (2.05%) Economics
8 6 (2.05%) Fixed Income
8 6 (2.05%) Blackberry
8 6 (2.05%) Open Source
9 5 (1.71%) Video Conferencing
10 4 (1.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (1.37%) iPad
11 2 (0.68%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.68%) SWIFT
11 2 (0.68%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 36 (12.29%) Linux
2 35 (11.95%) Windows
3 30 (10.24%) UNIX
4 10 (3.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (3.07%) Windows 7
6 6 (2.05%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (1.37%) Solaris
8 2 (0.68%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.68%) HPUX
9 1 (0.34%) Android
9 1 (0.34%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (9.22%) Software Engineering
2 20 (6.83%) OO
3 19 (6.48%) Analytics
4 15 (5.12%) Game Development
5 13 (4.44%) TDD
6 12 (4.10%) Business Analysis
7 11 (3.75%) Algorithmic Trading
7 11 (3.75%) CRM
7 11 (3.75%) MVC
7 11 (3.75%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (3.41%) Information Security
8 10 (3.41%) Performance Management
9 9 (3.07%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (2.73%) Penetration Testing
11 7 (2.39%) OOP
11 7 (2.39%) Migration
11 7 (2.39%) Asset Management
12 6 (2.05%) Data Analysis
12 6 (2.05%) Investment Management
13 5 (1.71%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 78 (26.62%) SQL
2 77 (26.28%) C#
3 73 (24.91%) Java
4 55 (18.77%) JavaScript
5 42 (14.33%) C++
6 23 (7.85%) C
7 16 (5.46%) Python
8 14 (4.78%) PL/SQL
9 11 (3.75%) T-SQL
10 10 (3.41%) VB
10 10 (3.41%) Perl
11 9 (3.07%) PHP
12 7 (2.39%) VBA
13 5 (1.71%) PowerShell
13 5 (1.71%) VB.NET
14 4 (1.37%) Groovy
15 3 (1.02%) Bash Shell
15 3 (1.02%) VBScript
15 3 (1.02%) Ruby
16 2 (0.68%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 166 (56.66%) Degree
2 15 (5.12%) PhD
3 6 (2.05%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.71%) CEH
5 4 (1.37%) MCSE
5 4 (1.37%) MCSA
5 4 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.37%) MCTS
6 3 (1.02%) CCNA
7 1 (0.34%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.34%) CCNP
7 1 (0.34%) CIMA
7 1 (0.34%) MBA
7 1 (0.34%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.78%) QA
2 3 (1.02%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.34%) COBIT
3 1 (0.34%) SLA
3 1 (0.34%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.34%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 10 (3.41%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.68%) Snort
2 2 (0.68%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (0.34%) vSphere
3 1 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.37%) Cryoserver
2 2 (0.68%) OSSEC
3 1 (0.34%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.34%) SCCM
3 1 (0.34%) Control-M
Vendors
1 38 (12.97%) Oracle
2 26 (8.87%) Microsoft
3 12 (4.10%) Citrix
4 10 (3.41%) Red Hat
5 8 (2.73%) Cisco
6 7 (2.39%) Cognos
7 6 (2.05%) VMware
7 6 (2.05%) SAP
7 6 (2.05%) CODA
8 5 (1.71%) McAfee
9 4 (1.37%) Mitel
9 4 (1.37%) Open Text
9 4 (1.37%) Websense
9 4 (1.37%) HP
9 4 (1.37%) Juniper
9 4 (1.37%) Riverbed
10 3 (1.02%) Twitter
10 3 (1.02%) IBM
10 3 (1.02%) Business Objects
11 2 (0.68%) Sony
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Yoh Company
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Yoh Company
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + bonus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Kyna Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 Per Annum benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 + Bonus + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Capita ITPS
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £23000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Capita ITPS
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago