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 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate
Rank 185 214 159
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -55
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 110 144 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.11% 1.13% 1.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.20% 1.23% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 102 139 155
Average salary £27,750 £27,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.90% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
9167 11728 10789
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.19% 92.43% 93.22%
Number of salaries quoted 7862 9928 9271
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
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 2 June 2015.

Graduate Salary Histogram in the City of London

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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.

1 135 (68.18%) Degree
2 75 (37.88%) Finance
3 65 (32.83%) Computer Science
4 64 (32.32%) Java
4 64 (32.32%) SQL
5 60 (30.30%) C#
6 54 (27.27%) .NET
7 48 (24.24%) SQL Server
8 44 (22.22%) Mathematics
9 42 (21.21%) Software Engineering
10 32 (16.16%) MVC
11 30 (15.15%) Windows
12 29 (14.65%) UNIX
12 29 (14.65%) Microsoft
12 29 (14.65%) Physics
13 28 (14.14%) Oracle
13 28 (14.14%) HTML
14 27 (13.64%) Linux
14 27 (13.64%) MS Excel
14 27 (13.64%) Banking
14 27 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
15 26 (13.13%) JavaScript
16 25 (12.63%) ASP.NET
16 25 (12.63%) Agile Software Development
17 24 (12.12%) C++
18 23 (11.62%) Hedge funds
19 17 (8.59%) PHP
19 17 (8.59%) CSS
20 16 (8.08%) C
20 16 (8.08%) OO

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

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 5 (2.53%) IIS
1 5 (2.53%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.02%) CMS
3 3 (1.52%) WordPress
4 2 (1.01%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.51%) Node.js
5 1 (0.51%) MQSeries
Applications
1 27 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 15 (7.58%) MS Office
3 7 (3.54%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (3.03%) MS Project
5 3 (1.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (1.52%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (1.52%) Fireworks
5 3 (1.52%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.52%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.03%) Broadband
2 4 (2.02%) FTP
3 3 (1.52%) VoIP
4 2 (1.01%) Network Security
5 1 (0.51%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.51%) Wireless
5 1 (0.51%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.51%) WAN
5 1 (0.51%) DHCP
5 1 (0.51%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (24.24%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (4.04%) DB2
3 8 (4.04%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (4.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (4.04%) Relational Database
4 6 (3.03%) RDBMS
5 5 (2.53%) MySQL
6 3 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (1.01%) QlikView
8 1 (0.51%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.51%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 14 (7.07%) Visual Studio
2 5 (2.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.52%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 3 (1.52%) Selenium
3 3 (1.52%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (0.51%) Subversion
4 1 (0.51%) JIRA
4 1 (0.51%) JUnit
General
1 75 (37.88%) Finance
2 27 (13.64%) Banking
3 9 (4.55%) Retail
3 9 (4.55%) Marketing
4 5 (2.53%) Financial Institution
4 5 (2.53%) Back Office
4 5 (2.53%) Games
5 2 (1.01%) Electronics
5 2 (1.01%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.01%) Legal
5 2 (1.01%) Advertising
5 2 (1.01%) Billing
5 2 (1.01%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.51%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.51%) Italian Language
6 1 (0.51%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (27.27%) .NET
2 28 (14.14%) HTML
3 25 (12.63%) ASP.NET
4 17 (8.59%) CSS
5 16 (8.08%) jQuery
6 13 (6.57%) HTML5
7 11 (5.56%) XML
8 10 (5.05%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (3.03%) Ajax
9 6 (3.03%) CSS3
10 5 (2.53%) JSON
11 4 (2.02%) Web Services
11 4 (2.02%) XSL
11 4 (2.02%) AngularJS
12 3 (1.52%) Razor View Engine
12 3 (1.52%) KnockoutJS
12 3 (1.52%) Akka
12 3 (1.52%) FIX Protocol
13 2 (1.01%) WCF
13 2 (1.01%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 65 (32.83%) Computer Science
2 44 (22.22%) Mathematics
3 29 (14.65%) Physics
4 27 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (11.62%) Hedge funds
6 9 (4.55%) Derivative
7 7 (3.54%) Economics
8 6 (3.03%) Management Information System
8 6 (3.03%) Kindle
9 5 (2.53%) Social Media
9 5 (2.53%) Mobile App
10 3 (1.52%) Chemistry
10 3 (1.52%) Copywriting
11 2 (1.01%) Statistics
11 2 (1.01%) Data Structures
11 2 (1.01%) User Experience
11 2 (1.01%) Data Centre
11 2 (1.01%) Digital Media
12 1 (0.51%) SWIFT
12 1 (0.51%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 30 (15.15%) Windows
2 29 (14.65%) UNIX
3 27 (13.64%) Linux
4 7 (3.54%) Solaris
5 2 (1.01%) HPUX
5 2 (1.01%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.51%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.51%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.51%) Android
6 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.51%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (21.21%) Software Engineering
2 32 (16.16%) MVC
3 25 (12.63%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (8.08%) OO
5 15 (7.58%) Mentoring
6 12 (6.06%) Systems Analysis
7 10 (5.05%) Project Management
7 10 (5.05%) Data Analysis
8 9 (4.55%) UML
8 9 (4.55%) ITIL
9 8 (4.04%) Process Management
9 8 (4.04%) Business Analysis
9 8 (4.04%) Waterfall
9 8 (4.04%) SDLC
10 7 (3.54%) Open Source
11 6 (3.03%) Use Case
11 6 (3.03%) Analytics
12 5 (2.53%) BDD
12 5 (2.53%) Web Application Development
12 5 (2.53%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 64 (32.32%) Java
1 64 (32.32%) SQL
2 60 (30.30%) C#
3 26 (13.13%) JavaScript
4 24 (12.12%) C++
5 17 (8.59%) PHP
6 16 (8.08%) C
7 13 (6.57%) Perl
8 10 (5.05%) VB
8 10 (5.05%) Python
9 6 (3.03%) T-SQL
9 6 (3.03%) VBA
10 5 (2.53%) Scala
10 5 (2.53%) VB.NET
11 4 (2.02%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.52%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.52%) Objective-C
13 2 (1.01%) PowerShell
13 2 (1.01%) Ruby
14 1 (0.51%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 135 (68.18%) Degree
2 10 (5.05%) PhD
3 3 (1.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (1.52%) ISTQB
3 3 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.51%) CISA
4 1 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.51%) CCNP
4 1 (0.51%) CCNA
4 1 (0.51%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.55%) QA
2 6 (3.03%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.51%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (2.53%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.51%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (1.01%) Control-M
1 2 (1.01%) Nagios
1 2 (1.01%) HP Data Protector
1 2 (1.01%) HP SIM
2 1 (0.51%) SCCM
2 1 (0.51%) OpenView
Vendors
1 29 (14.65%) Microsoft
2 28 (14.14%) Oracle
3 6 (3.03%) Sybase
4 5 (2.53%) Google
5 4 (2.02%) Capita
6 3 (1.52%) HP
6 3 (1.52%) Adobe
7 2 (1.01%) Yahoo!
7 2 (1.01%) Veeam
7 2 (1.01%) SolarWinds
8 1 (0.51%) VMware
8 1 (0.51%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.51%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.51%) Intel
8 1 (0.51%) Cisco
8 1 (0.51%) Cognos
City, London
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum +Bonus +Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 27,000 - 30,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + uncapped Commission + Incentives
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £20k to £30k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Capita ITPS
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
Mintel International Group Limited
Salary: From £22,000 to £28,000 per annum subject to assessment of skills
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
Innovative Systems, Inc.
Salary: Excellent salary + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago