The first table below looks at the demand for the Graduate role in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Coventry region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank 50 37 49
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 6 32 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.10% 4.97% 1.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.17% 5.25% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 6 32 6
Average salary £22,500 £27,000 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +42.10%
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £23,500 £23,500
% change year-on-year
-2.12% -
Job Titles Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
511 609 382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 93.59% 94.57% 92.72%
Number of salaries quoted 428 548 343
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Graduate
West Midlands

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Graduate in the job title across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Graduate
Salary Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Graduate across the Coventry region.

Graduate Salary Trend in Coventry

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 9 (64.29%) Computer Science
2 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (42.86%) Java
3 6 (42.86%) SQL
3 6 (42.86%) J2EE
3 6 (42.86%) Oracle
3 6 (42.86%) EJB
3 6 (42.86%) JSP
3 6 (42.86%) Servlets
3 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 6 (42.86%) Web Development
3 6 (42.86%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (42.86%) Oracle Database
4 4 (28.57%) Degree
5 3 (21.43%) Linux
5 3 (21.43%) Python
6 2 (14.29%) Internet
6 2 (14.29%) ISEB
6 2 (14.29%) ISTQB
7 1 (7.14%) CSS3
7 1 (7.14%) Motion Graphics
7 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
7 1 (7.14%) Marketing
7 1 (7.14%) Squid
7 1 (7.14%) Drupal
7 1 (7.14%) Email Marketing
7 1 (7.14%) PHP5
7 1 (7.14%) jQuery
7 1 (7.14%) ActionScript 3.0
7 1 (7.14%) HTML5

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 1 (7.14%) Apache
1 1 (7.14%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Photoshop
1 1 (7.14%) Fireworks
1 1 (7.14%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Internet
2 1 (7.14%) DHCP
2 1 (7.14%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.14%) MySQL
General
1 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
1 1 (7.14%) Retail
1 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) JSP
1 6 (42.86%) Servlets
1 6 (42.86%) J2EE
1 6 (42.86%) EJB
2 1 (7.14%) CSS
2 1 (7.14%) HTML
2 1 (7.14%) XML
2 1 (7.14%) Flash
2 1 (7.14%) jQuery
2 1 (7.14%) HTML5
2 1 (7.14%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) Computer Science
2 6 (42.86%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (7.14%) Social Media
3 1 (7.14%) Motion Graphics
3 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
1 6 (42.86%) Web Development
2 1 (7.14%) Email Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
2 1 (7.14%) Change Management
2 1 (7.14%) Migration
2 1 (7.14%) Web Design
2 1 (7.14%) Content Management
2 1 (7.14%) Information Management
2 1 (7.14%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (42.86%) SQL
2 6 (42.86%) Java
3 3 (21.43%) Python
4 1 (7.14%) PHP5
4 1 (7.14%) ActionScript 3.0
4 1 (7.14%) ActionScript
4 1 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) ISEB
2 2 (14.29%) ISTQB
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Squid
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Adobe
2 1 (7.14%) Macromedia
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits - strong.
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits - strong.
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Prism Digital
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Pension, Life Assurance + more
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago