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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank 193 201 143
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -58
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 130 133 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.13% 1.12% 1.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.22% 1.21% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 114 123 216
Average salary £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,600 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £22,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -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
10694 11004 11838
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.86% 93.06% 93.92%
Number of salaries quoted 9014 9658 10857
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
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 £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 19 September 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 19 September 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.

1 158 (54.86%) Degree
2 139 (48.26%) Finance
3 87 (30.21%) SQL
4 84 (29.17%) Computer Science
5 80 (27.78%) C#
6 74 (25.69%) Java
7 58 (20.14%) JavaScript
8 55 (19.10%) .NET
9 44 (15.28%) HTML
10 43 (14.93%) Banking
11 38 (13.19%) C++
12 37 (12.85%) Linux
13 36 (12.50%) Mathematics
14 34 (11.81%) UNIX
15 33 (11.46%) Oracle
16 31 (10.76%) Windows
17 30 (10.42%) Software Engineering
18 27 (9.38%) Physics
19 25 (8.68%) CSS
19 25 (8.68%) Microsoft
20 24 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
21 23 (7.99%) Derivative
22 21 (7.29%) XML
22 21 (7.29%) MS Office
22 21 (7.29%) C
22 21 (7.29%) OO
23 20 (6.94%) ASP.NET
24 19 (6.60%) SQL Server
24 19 (6.60%) Agile Software Development
25 18 (6.25%) Python

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 9 (3.13%) MS Exchange
2 7 (2.43%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.43%) IIS
2 7 (2.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (1.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 5 (1.74%) WebLogic
4 4 (1.39%) Oracle Coherence
4 4 (1.39%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (1.04%) GroupWise
5 3 (1.04%) IBM Notes
5 3 (1.04%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (0.35%) Apache
6 1 (0.35%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.35%) Lync
6 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 21 (7.29%) MS Office
2 15 (5.21%) MS Excel
3 6 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.69%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.35%) CSG Singleview
1 1 (0.35%) HFM
1 1 (0.35%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (0.35%) Cognos Controller
1 1 (0.35%) Cognos Planning
1 1 (0.35%) Hyperion Planning
1 1 (0.35%) SAP BPC
1 1 (0.35%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.78%) Internet
2 5 (1.74%) Wireless
3 4 (1.39%) Extranet
3 4 (1.39%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.39%) Intranet
4 3 (1.04%) Firewall
4 3 (1.04%) Network Security
5 2 (0.69%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (0.69%) VPN
5 2 (0.69%) DNS
5 2 (0.69%) LAN
5 2 (0.69%) DHCP
5 2 (0.69%) HTTP
6 1 (0.35%) VoIP
6 1 (0.35%) SAN
6 1 (0.35%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.35%) MVNO
6 1 (0.35%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (6.60%) SQL Server
2 11 (3.82%) Relational Database
3 5 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (1.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (1.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.69%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.69%) MySQL
6 2 (0.69%) Big Data
6 2 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.35%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.35%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.35%) KDB
7 1 (0.35%) QlikView
7 1 (0.35%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.35%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 6 (2.08%) Git (software)
2 5 (1.74%) ClearCase
2 5 (1.74%) Maven
3 3 (1.04%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (0.69%) NUnit
4 2 (0.69%) SilkTest
4 2 (0.69%) Selenium
4 2 (0.69%) FitNesse
5 1 (0.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 139 (48.26%) Finance
2 43 (14.93%) Banking
3 17 (5.90%) Games
4 15 (5.21%) Investment Banking
5 11 (3.82%) Online Betting
5 11 (3.82%) Front Office
6 9 (3.13%) Law
7 6 (2.08%) Advertising
7 6 (2.08%) German Language
7 6 (2.08%) Marketing
8 5 (1.74%) Financial Institution
9 4 (1.39%) Telecoms
9 4 (1.39%) French Language
9 4 (1.39%) Italian Language
9 4 (1.39%) Spanish Language
10 3 (1.04%) Billing
11 1 (0.35%) Back Office
11 1 (0.35%) Publishing
11 1 (0.35%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (19.10%) .NET
2 44 (15.28%) HTML
3 25 (8.68%) CSS
4 21 (7.29%) XML
5 20 (6.94%) ASP.NET
6 15 (5.21%) HTML5
7 11 (3.82%) Flash
8 9 (3.13%) Spring
9 8 (2.78%) J2EE
9 8 (2.78%) Web Services
10 6 (2.08%) XSL
10 6 (2.08%) AngularJS
10 6 (2.08%) Hibernate
11 4 (1.39%) SignalR
12 3 (1.04%) CSS3
12 3 (1.04%) XHTML
12 3 (1.04%) Ajax
12 3 (1.04%) jQuery
13 2 (0.69%) .NET Framework
13 2 (0.69%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 84 (29.17%) Computer Science
2 36 (12.50%) Mathematics
3 27 (9.38%) Physics
4 24 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (7.99%) Derivative
6 15 (5.21%) Hedge funds
7 13 (4.51%) Spread Betting
8 11 (3.82%) Animation
8 11 (3.82%) Online Gambling
9 7 (2.43%) Open Source
9 7 (2.43%) Market Risk
10 6 (2.08%) Economics
10 6 (2.08%) Blackberry
10 6 (2.08%) Fixed Income
11 5 (1.74%) Equities
11 5 (1.74%) Video Conferencing
12 4 (1.39%) iPad
13 3 (1.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 2 (0.69%) Statistics
14 2 (0.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 37 (12.85%) Linux
2 34 (11.81%) UNIX
3 31 (10.76%) Windows
4 10 (3.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (3.13%) Windows 7
6 6 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (1.39%) Solaris
8 2 (0.69%) HPUX
8 2 (0.69%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.35%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (10.42%) Software Engineering
2 21 (7.29%) OO
3 19 (6.60%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (5.90%) Analytics
5 16 (5.56%) Mentoring
6 15 (5.21%) Game Development
6 15 (5.21%) MVC
7 14 (4.86%) CRM
8 12 (4.17%) TDD
9 11 (3.82%) Business Analysis
10 10 (3.47%) Information Security
10 10 (3.47%) Performance Management
11 9 (3.13%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (2.78%) OOP
12 8 (2.78%) Migration
12 8 (2.78%) Penetration Testing
12 8 (2.78%) Data Analysis
13 7 (2.43%) Asset Management
13 7 (2.43%) Investment Management
13 7 (2.43%) Algorithmic Trading
Programming Languages
1 87 (30.21%) SQL
2 80 (27.78%) C#
3 74 (25.69%) Java
4 58 (20.14%) JavaScript
5 38 (13.19%) C++
6 21 (7.29%) C
7 18 (6.25%) Python
8 12 (4.17%) T-SQL
9 11 (3.82%) VB
9 11 (3.82%) PL/SQL
10 10 (3.47%) Perl
11 8 (2.78%) PHP
12 6 (2.08%) VB.NET
13 5 (1.74%) VBA
14 4 (1.39%) Groovy
14 4 (1.39%) PowerShell
15 3 (1.04%) Ruby
15 3 (1.04%) Bash Shell
15 3 (1.04%) VBScript
16 2 (0.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 158 (54.86%) Degree
2 16 (5.56%) PhD
3 6 (2.08%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.74%) CEH
5 3 (1.04%) CCNA
5 3 (1.04%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.69%) CCNP
6 2 (0.69%) MCSE
6 2 (0.69%) MCSA
6 2 (0.69%) MCTS
7 1 (0.35%) JNCIA
7 1 (0.35%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.35%) CIMA
7 1 (0.35%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.82%) QA
2 3 (1.04%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.35%) COBIT
3 1 (0.35%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.35%) SLA
3 1 (0.35%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.35%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (2.78%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.69%) VMware Workstation
2 2 (0.69%) Snort
3 1 (0.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (1.39%) Cryoserver
2 2 (0.69%) OSSEC
3 1 (0.35%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.35%) Control-M
3 1 (0.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 33 (11.46%) Oracle
2 25 (8.68%) Microsoft
3 10 (3.47%) Red Hat
4 9 (3.13%) Citrix
5 6 (2.08%) Cisco
6 5 (1.74%) Cognos
6 5 (1.74%) VMware
6 5 (1.74%) McAfee
7 4 (1.39%) Websense
7 4 (1.39%) Riverbed
7 4 (1.39%) Mitel
7 4 (1.39%) CODA
7 4 (1.39%) SAP
7 4 (1.39%) Juniper
7 4 (1.39%) HP
7 4 (1.39%) Open Text
8 3 (1.04%) Twitter
8 3 (1.04%) Business Objects
8 3 (1.04%) IBM
8 3 (1.04%) Novell
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Contribution Pension Scheme and more
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Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + bonus
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Salary: £30000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Package
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Salary: £28000 to £33000 per annum - Excellent Benefits and Environment
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Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: From £20,000 to £27,000 per annum +bens+bonus
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Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £17000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: From £20,000 to £27,000 per annum +bens+bonus
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Roc Search
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
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Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 per annum
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
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Salary: £28000 per annum
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