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

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank 189 204 157
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -47
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 127 132 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.12% 1.11% 1.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.20% 1.19% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 111 125 207
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 £21,500 £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
10568 11072 11998
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.17% 93.15% 94.01%
Number of salaries quoted 8939 9690 11001
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 30 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 30 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.

1 151 (54.71%) Degree
2 130 (47.10%) Finance
3 84 (30.43%) SQL
4 81 (29.35%) Computer Science
5 80 (28.99%) C#
6 71 (25.72%) Java
7 58 (21.01%) JavaScript
8 55 (19.93%) .NET
9 45 (16.30%) HTML
10 40 (14.49%) Banking
11 35 (12.68%) C++
12 34 (12.32%) Linux
12 34 (12.32%) Mathematics
13 32 (11.59%) UNIX
13 32 (11.59%) Software Engineering
14 28 (10.14%) Windows
15 27 (9.78%) CSS
15 27 (9.78%) Oracle
16 25 (9.06%) Physics
17 24 (8.70%) Microsoft
18 23 (8.33%) Derivative
19 22 (7.97%) XML
20 21 (7.61%) ASP.NET
20 21 (7.61%) C
20 21 (7.61%) OO
20 21 (7.61%) Analytical Skills
21 19 (6.88%) Agile Software Development
21 19 (6.88%) SQL Server
21 19 (6.88%) MS Office
22 17 (6.16%) Games

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

For the 6 months to 30 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 8 (2.90%) IIS
2 7 (2.54%) SharePoint
3 6 (2.17%) MS Exchange
3 6 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (1.81%) WebLogic
4 5 (1.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (1.45%) Oracle Coherence
5 4 (1.45%) GroupWise
5 4 (1.45%) IBM Notes
5 4 (1.45%) Lotus Domino
5 4 (1.45%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (1.45%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.36%) Lync
6 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.36%) Apache
6 1 (0.36%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.36%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 19 (6.88%) MS Office
2 15 (5.43%) MS Excel
3 6 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.72%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.36%) CSG Singleview
1 1 (0.36%) HFM
1 1 (0.36%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (0.36%) Cognos Controller
1 1 (0.36%) Cognos Planning
1 1 (0.36%) Hyperion Planning
1 1 (0.36%) SAP BPC
1 1 (0.36%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.17%) Internet
2 5 (1.81%) Wireless
3 4 (1.45%) Extranet
3 4 (1.45%) Intranet
4 3 (1.09%) Network Security
5 2 (0.72%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (0.72%) HTTP
5 2 (0.72%) Firewall
6 1 (0.36%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.36%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.36%) DNS
6 1 (0.36%) DHCP
6 1 (0.36%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (6.88%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.26%) Relational Database
3 5 (1.81%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (1.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.72%) MySQL
6 2 (0.72%) Big Data
6 2 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.36%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.36%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.36%) KDB
7 1 (0.36%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.36%) QlikView
7 1 (0.36%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.36%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 6 (2.17%) Git (software)
2 5 (1.81%) ClearCase
2 5 (1.81%) Maven
3 3 (1.09%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (0.72%) Selenium
5 1 (0.36%) FitNesse
5 1 (0.36%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.36%) NUnit
5 1 (0.36%) SilkTest
General
1 130 (47.10%) Finance
2 40 (14.49%) Banking
3 17 (6.16%) Games
4 15 (5.43%) Investment Banking
5 12 (4.35%) Front Office
6 11 (3.99%) Online Betting
7 9 (3.26%) Law
8 6 (2.17%) Advertising
8 6 (2.17%) German Language
9 5 (1.81%) Marketing
9 5 (1.81%) Financial Institution
10 4 (1.45%) Telecoms
10 4 (1.45%) French Language
10 4 (1.45%) Italian Language
10 4 (1.45%) Spanish Language
11 3 (1.09%) Billing
12 1 (0.36%) Back Office
12 1 (0.36%) Publishing
12 1 (0.36%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (19.93%) .NET
2 45 (16.30%) HTML
3 27 (9.78%) CSS
4 22 (7.97%) XML
5 21 (7.61%) ASP.NET
6 15 (5.43%) HTML5
7 11 (3.99%) Flash
8 9 (3.26%) Web Services
8 9 (3.26%) Spring
9 8 (2.90%) J2EE
10 7 (2.54%) XSL
11 6 (2.17%) Hibernate
11 6 (2.17%) AngularJS
12 4 (1.45%) SignalR
12 4 (1.45%) jQuery
13 3 (1.09%) Ajax
13 3 (1.09%) XSLT
13 3 (1.09%) XHTML
13 3 (1.09%) FpML
13 3 (1.09%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 81 (29.35%) Computer Science
2 34 (12.32%) Mathematics
3 25 (9.06%) Physics
4 23 (8.33%) Derivative
5 21 (7.61%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (5.07%) Hedge funds
7 13 (4.71%) Spread Betting
8 11 (3.99%) Animation
8 11 (3.99%) Online Gambling
9 7 (2.54%) Fixed Income
9 7 (2.54%) Market Risk
10 6 (2.17%) Open Source
10 6 (2.17%) Blackberry
10 6 (2.17%) Economics
11 5 (1.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 5 (1.81%) Equities
11 5 (1.81%) Video Conferencing
12 4 (1.45%) iPad
13 2 (0.72%) SWIFT
13 2 (0.72%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 34 (12.32%) Linux
2 32 (11.59%) UNIX
3 28 (10.14%) Windows
4 10 (3.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (3.26%) Windows 7
6 6 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (1.45%) Solaris
8 2 (0.72%) HPUX
9 1 (0.36%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (11.59%) Software Engineering
2 21 (7.61%) OO
3 19 (6.88%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (6.16%) MVC
5 16 (5.80%) Analytics
5 16 (5.80%) Mentoring
6 15 (5.43%) Game Development
6 15 (5.43%) CRM
7 11 (3.99%) TDD
8 10 (3.62%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (3.62%) Performance Management
9 9 (3.26%) Data Analysis
9 9 (3.26%) Migration
9 9 (3.26%) Information Security
9 9 (3.26%) Business Analysis
10 7 (2.54%) Penetration Testing
10 7 (2.54%) OOP
11 6 (2.17%) Asset Management
12 5 (1.81%) Content Management
12 5 (1.81%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 84 (30.43%) SQL
2 80 (28.99%) C#
3 71 (25.72%) Java
4 58 (21.01%) JavaScript
5 35 (12.68%) C++
6 21 (7.61%) C
7 17 (6.16%) Python
8 13 (4.71%) VB
9 12 (4.35%) T-SQL
10 9 (3.26%) Perl
10 9 (3.26%) PHP
10 9 (3.26%) PL/SQL
11 7 (2.54%) VB.NET
12 6 (2.17%) VBA
13 4 (1.45%) Groovy
14 3 (1.09%) PowerShell
14 3 (1.09%) Bash Shell
14 3 (1.09%) VBScript
15 2 (0.72%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.72%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 151 (54.71%) Degree
2 15 (5.43%) PhD
3 6 (2.17%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.81%) CEH
5 2 (0.72%) CCNP
5 2 (0.72%) CCNA
5 2 (0.72%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.36%) CIMA
6 1 (0.36%) MBA
6 1 (0.36%) JNCIA
6 1 (0.36%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.26%) QA
2 3 (1.09%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.36%) COBIT
3 1 (0.36%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.36%) SLA
3 1 (0.36%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.36%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (2.17%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.72%) VMware Workstation
2 2 (0.72%) Snort
3 1 (0.36%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (1.45%) Cryoserver
2 2 (0.72%) OSSEC
3 1 (0.36%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.36%) SCCM
Vendors
1 27 (9.78%) Oracle
2 24 (8.70%) Microsoft
3 10 (3.62%) Red Hat
4 8 (2.90%) Citrix
5 5 (1.81%) HP
5 5 (1.81%) Cognos
5 5 (1.81%) Cisco
5 5 (1.81%) McAfee
6 4 (1.45%) Websense
6 4 (1.45%) Novell
6 4 (1.45%) Lotus
6 4 (1.45%) Open Text
6 4 (1.45%) Mitel
6 4 (1.45%) CODA
6 4 (1.45%) SAP
6 4 (1.45%) Juniper
6 4 (1.45%) Riverbed
7 3 (1.09%) Twitter
7 3 (1.09%) Business Objects
7 3 (1.09%) IBM
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Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
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Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
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Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
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Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
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Capita ITPS
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
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Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Bridge Noble
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + uncapped commission (Year1 OTE £40K)
Posted: Yesterday
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Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Training & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
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Aston Carter
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
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FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Package
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Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £28000 to £33000 per annum - Excellent Benefits and Environment
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Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £28000 per annum
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Salary: £28000 - £42000 per annum + Great benefits
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