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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate
Rank 217 198 185
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 97 133 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.93% 1.19% 1.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.00% 1.28% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 90 125 133
Average salary £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -3.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,450 £20,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £23,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -4.16%
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
9698 10369 10363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.24% 92.70% 93.49%
Number of salaries quoted 8264 8719 9211
Average salary £55,000 £54,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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.

1 113 (62.78%) Degree
2 71 (39.44%) Finance
3 68 (37.78%) C#
4 56 (31.11%) Java
4 56 (31.11%) Computer Science
5 52 (28.89%) .NET
6 47 (26.11%) SQL
7 44 (24.44%) Mathematics
8 38 (21.11%) SQL Server
9 35 (19.44%) Software Engineering
10 28 (15.56%) Windows
11 27 (15.00%) MVC
11 27 (15.00%) Physics
12 23 (12.78%) Microsoft
13 22 (12.22%) MS Excel
13 22 (12.22%) HTML
14 21 (11.67%) JavaScript
14 21 (11.67%) Linux
15 20 (11.11%) ASP.NET
16 18 (10.00%) PHP
16 18 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
17 17 (9.44%) CSS
18 16 (8.89%) UNIX
18 16 (8.89%) Oracle
18 16 (8.89%) Hedge funds
19 15 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
19 15 (8.33%) jQuery
20 14 (7.78%) PhD
21 13 (7.22%) Banking
22 12 (6.67%) C++

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 4 (2.22%) IIS
1 4 (2.22%) MQSeries
2 3 (1.67%) CMS
2 3 (1.67%) Umbraco
2 3 (1.67%) WordPress
3 2 (1.11%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.56%) GroupWise
4 1 (0.56%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.56%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (0.56%) Node.js
Applications
1 22 (12.22%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.00%) MS Office
3 3 (1.67%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.67%) Fireworks
3 3 (1.67%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (1.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.56%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 3 (1.67%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.11%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.44%) Wireless
2 6 (3.33%) LAN
3 5 (2.78%) WAN
4 4 (2.22%) FTP
5 2 (1.11%) DHCP
5 2 (1.11%) DNS
6 1 (0.56%) IPv4
6 1 (0.56%) Internet
6 1 (0.56%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.56%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.56%) VPN
6 1 (0.56%) VoIP
6 1 (0.56%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.56%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (21.11%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (4.44%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (3.89%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (2.78%) Oracle BI EE
5 5 (2.78%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (2.22%) MySQL
6 4 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.11%) QlikView
7 2 (1.11%) DB2
8 1 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.56%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 11 (6.11%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.67%) Dreamweaver
2 3 (1.67%) Selenium
2 3 (1.67%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 2 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.56%) JUnit
4 1 (0.56%) Subversion
4 1 (0.56%) JIRA
General
1 71 (39.44%) Finance
2 13 (7.22%) Banking
3 9 (5.00%) Marketing
4 6 (3.33%) Back Office
5 4 (2.22%) Financial Institution
5 4 (2.22%) French Language
5 4 (2.22%) Games
6 3 (1.67%) Italian Language
6 3 (1.67%) Retail
6 3 (1.67%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.11%) Advertising
7 2 (1.11%) Law
7 2 (1.11%) Front Office
7 2 (1.11%) German Language
7 2 (1.11%) Spanish Language
7 2 (1.11%) Online Betting
8 1 (0.56%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.56%) Electronics
8 1 (0.56%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (28.89%) .NET
2 22 (12.22%) HTML
3 20 (11.11%) ASP.NET
4 17 (9.44%) CSS
5 15 (8.33%) jQuery
6 9 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (4.44%) HTML5
8 7 (3.89%) Ajax
8 7 (3.89%) XML
9 6 (3.33%) CSS3
10 5 (2.78%) Oracle Fusion
10 5 (2.78%) JSON
11 4 (2.22%) FIX Protocol
11 4 (2.22%) WPF
11 4 (2.22%) Razor View Engine
11 4 (2.22%) AngularJS
12 3 (1.67%) Akka
12 3 (1.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 3 (1.67%) XSL
12 3 (1.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 56 (31.11%) Computer Science
2 44 (24.44%) Mathematics
3 27 (15.00%) Physics
4 18 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (8.89%) Hedge funds
6 9 (5.00%) Derivative
7 6 (3.33%) Kindle
8 5 (2.78%) Open Source
8 5 (2.78%) Social Media
8 5 (2.78%) Management Information System
9 4 (2.22%) Fixed Income
10 3 (1.67%) Economics
10 3 (1.67%) Chemistry
10 3 (1.67%) Copywriting
10 3 (1.67%) Digital Media
11 2 (1.11%) Mobile App
11 2 (1.11%) Data Structures
11 2 (1.11%) Statistics
12 1 (0.56%) NHS
12 1 (0.56%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 28 (15.56%) Windows
2 21 (11.67%) Linux
3 16 (8.89%) UNIX
4 5 (2.78%) Solaris
5 3 (1.67%) HPUX
6 1 (0.56%) SUSE
6 1 (0.56%) Android
6 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.56%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.56%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (19.44%) Software Engineering
2 27 (15.00%) MVC
3 15 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (5.56%) Mentoring
5 9 (5.00%) Data Analysis
6 8 (4.44%) Scrum
6 8 (4.44%) OO
6 8 (4.44%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (3.89%) ITIL
7 7 (3.89%) CRM
7 7 (3.89%) Asset Management
8 6 (3.33%) Analytics
9 5 (2.78%) Waterfall
9 5 (2.78%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (2.78%) Business Analysis
9 5 (2.78%) SEO
10 4 (2.22%) Statistical Analysis
10 4 (2.22%) Web Development
10 4 (2.22%) Dependency Injection
10 4 (2.22%) Predictive Modelling
Programming Languages
1 68 (37.78%) C#
2 56 (31.11%) Java
3 47 (26.11%) SQL
4 21 (11.67%) JavaScript
5 18 (10.00%) PHP
6 12 (6.67%) C++
7 10 (5.56%) VBA
7 10 (5.56%) Python
8 9 (5.00%) Perl
9 7 (3.89%) T-SQL
10 5 (2.78%) VB
10 5 (2.78%) Scala
11 4 (2.22%) C
11 4 (2.22%) VB.NET
12 3 (1.67%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.67%) Bash Shell
13 2 (1.11%) Objective-C
13 2 (1.11%) Ruby
13 2 (1.11%) COBOL
14 1 (0.56%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 113 (62.78%) Degree
2 14 (7.78%) PhD
3 4 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.67%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.56%) MCP
5 1 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.56%) CISA
5 1 (0.56%) CCNP
5 1 (0.56%) CCNA
5 1 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.00%) QA
2 6 (3.33%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.56%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (3.89%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.56%) Firmware
2 1 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (1.67%) Control-M
2 1 (0.56%) SCCM
2 1 (0.56%) OpenView
Vendors
1 23 (12.78%) Microsoft
2 16 (8.89%) Oracle
3 5 (2.78%) Siebel
3 5 (2.78%) Google
3 5 (2.78%) Eloqua
4 4 (2.22%) TIBCO
5 3 (1.67%) HP
5 3 (1.67%) Adobe
6 2 (1.11%) Yahoo!
6 2 (1.11%) Cisco
6 2 (1.11%) Cognos
7 1 (0.56%) VMware
7 1 (0.56%) ION Trading
7 1 (0.56%) Capita
7 1 (0.56%) Intel
7 1 (0.56%) Citrix
7 1 (0.56%) NetApp
7 1 (0.56%) Novell
7 1 (0.56%) Lotus
7 1 (0.56%) Red Hat
City, London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits and Environment
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £25k per year
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Intuition IT Solutions
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Intuition IT Solutions
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + bonus + benefit package
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Salary: £20 - £23 per annum + + Unlimited Commission
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Vertical IT
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + bonus and great benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum +Excellent Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Bell Integration
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
Capita ITPS
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £24 - £28 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
City, London
Risk Management Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
City, London
Acutest
Salary: £23,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago