The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the City of London region that had Graduate featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Graduate
London / City of London
Rank 189 212 232
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 39 53 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.78% 0.78% 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 0.81% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 31 53 81
Median salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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
4823 6549 9938
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.40% 95.84% 95.59%
Number of salaries quoted 4415 5843 8537
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £77,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region that featured Graduate in the job title.

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 February 2017.

Graduate Salary Histogram in the City of London

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, Graduate job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 49 (57.65%) Degree
2 45 (52.94%) Computer Science
2 45 (52.94%) Java
3 30 (35.29%) Finance
4 26 (30.59%) SQL
5 20 (23.53%) C#
5 20 (23.53%) Algorithms
6 17 (20.00%) Eclipse
7 16 (18.82%) C++
8 15 (17.65%) Fintech
9 14 (16.47%) JavaScript
9 14 (16.47%) Linux
10 13 (15.29%) HTML
11 12 (14.12%) .NET
11 12 (14.12%) Software Engineering
12 11 (12.94%) Python
12 11 (12.94%) Windows
12 11 (12.94%) Mathematics
13 10 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
13 10 (11.76%) SQL Server
14 9 (10.59%) Banking
14 9 (10.59%) CSS
14 9 (10.59%) QA
15 8 (9.41%) MS Office
15 8 (9.41%) MySQL
15 8 (9.41%) TDD
16 7 (8.24%) Agile Software Development
16 7 (8.24%) PHP
16 7 (8.24%) Unix
16 7 (8.24%) OO

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.71%) Apache
2 2 (2.35%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.35%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.18%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.18%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (9.41%) MS Office
2 5 (5.88%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.18%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.18%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.71%) GitHub
2 3 (3.53%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.18%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.88%) Internet
2 3 (3.53%) FTP
3 2 (2.35%) Firewall
4 1 (1.18%) HTTP
4 1 (1.18%) Intranet
4 1 (1.18%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.41%) MySQL
3 4 (4.71%) Big Data
4 2 (2.35%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.35%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.18%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.18%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (1.18%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.18%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.18%) DB2
5 1 (1.18%) OLAP
5 1 (1.18%) Redis
5 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (20.00%) Eclipse
2 5 (5.88%) Jenkins
2 5 (5.88%) JIRA
2 5 (5.88%) Mockito
3 4 (4.71%) Jasmine
3 4 (4.71%) JSUnit
3 4 (4.71%) Selenium
3 4 (4.71%) Travis CI
4 3 (3.53%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.35%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.18%) JUnit
6 1 (1.18%) Maven
6 1 (1.18%) Subversion
General
1 30 (35.29%) Finance
2 9 (10.59%) Banking
3 2 (2.35%) French Language
3 2 (2.35%) German Language
3 2 (2.35%) Law
4 1 (1.18%) Front Office
4 1 (1.18%) Games
4 1 (1.18%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.18%) Legal
4 1 (1.18%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (15.29%) HTML
2 12 (14.12%) .NET
3 9 (10.59%) CSS
4 7 (8.24%) HTML5
5 6 (7.06%) CSS3
6 4 (4.71%) ASP.NET
6 4 (4.71%) LAMP
7 3 (3.53%) jQuery
8 2 (2.35%) Ajax
8 2 (2.35%) AngularJS
8 2 (2.35%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (2.35%) Dropwizard
8 2 (2.35%) Grails
8 2 (2.35%) J2EE
8 2 (2.35%) Middleware
8 2 (2.35%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (2.35%) React
8 2 (2.35%) RESTful
8 2 (2.35%) WPF
8 2 (2.35%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 45 (52.94%) Computer Science
2 20 (23.53%) Algorithms
3 15 (17.65%) Fintech
4 10 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.71%) Blackberry
5 4 (4.71%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.53%) Hedge funds
7 2 (2.35%) Internet of Things
8 1 (1.18%) BBC
8 1 (1.18%) iPad
8 1 (1.18%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (1.18%) Robotics
8 1 (1.18%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 14 (16.47%) Linux
2 11 (12.94%) Windows
3 7 (8.24%) Unix
4 5 (5.88%) Windows 8
5 4 (4.71%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.35%) VMS
7 1 (1.18%) Android
7 1 (1.18%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.18%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.18%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (14.12%) Software Engineering
2 11 (12.94%) Mathematics
3 8 (9.41%) TDD
4 7 (8.24%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (8.24%) OO
5 6 (7.06%) Physics
5 6 (7.06%) Unit Testing
6 5 (5.88%) Automated Testing
6 5 (5.88%) Electronic Trading
6 5 (5.88%) Functional Testing
6 5 (5.88%) Manual Testing
6 5 (5.88%) Presales
6 5 (5.88%) Proprietary Trading
6 5 (5.88%) Software Delivery
7 4 (4.71%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (4.71%) MVC
7 4 (4.71%) Non-Functional Testing
7 4 (4.71%) OOP
7 4 (4.71%) SDLC
8 3 (3.53%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 45 (52.94%) Java
2 26 (30.59%) SQL
3 20 (23.53%) C#
4 16 (18.82%) C++
5 14 (16.47%) JavaScript
6 11 (12.94%) Python
7 7 (8.24%) PHP
8 5 (5.88%) Perl
8 5 (5.88%) Shell Script
9 4 (4.71%) Objective-C
10 2 (2.35%) Groovy
10 2 (2.35%) R
10 2 (2.35%) Ruby
10 2 (2.35%) Scala
10 2 (2.35%) VB
10 2 (2.35%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.18%) Clojure
11 1 (1.18%) Jython
11 1 (1.18%) MATLAB
11 1 (1.18%) VBA
Qualifications
1 49 (57.65%) Degree
2 1 (1.18%) CCENT
2 1 (1.18%) CISM
2 1 (1.18%) CISSP
2 1 (1.18%) ISEB
2 1 (1.18%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.59%) QA
2 1 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (4.71%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (2.35%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (8.24%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.88%) BEA
3 3 (3.53%) Apple
3 3 (3.53%) Samsung
4 2 (2.35%) Remedy
4 2 (2.35%) ServiceNow
4 2 (2.35%) VMware
5 1 (1.18%) Adobe
5 1 (1.18%) Google
5 1 (1.18%) Oracle
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Exclusive Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £20k to £30k + benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Recruitment Consultant (Graduate, Trainee) - Uncapped Commission and R
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Recruitment Consultant (Graduate, Trainee) - London - Uncapped Commiss
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum + training, healthcare
Posted: 17 days ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: Yesterday