The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Coventry region that had Graduate featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate
Rank 69 56 51
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 8 16 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.13% 2.12% 1.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.18% 2.23% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 8 14 11
Median salary £21,500 £25,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,750 £21,150 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Graduate
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Coventry 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
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
676 718 577
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 95.21% 95.10% 96.33%
Number of salaries quoted 567 610 493
Median salary £42,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, 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 Coventry region featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 23 (82.14%) Degree
2 18 (64.29%) JavaScript
3 14 (50.00%) Finance
3 14 (50.00%) MySQL
3 14 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 13 (46.43%) SQL
5 12 (42.86%) T-SQL
5 12 (42.86%) .NET
5 12 (42.86%) HND
5 12 (42.86%) MVC
6 11 (39.29%) SDLC
7 8 (28.57%) Presales
7 8 (28.57%) Unix
7 8 (28.57%) Linux
8 7 (25.00%) PL/SQL
8 7 (25.00%) Oracle
9 6 (21.43%) Cisco
9 6 (21.43%) CCNA
9 6 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (17.86%) Juniper
10 5 (17.86%) CCNP
10 5 (17.86%) PHP
10 5 (17.86%) Computer Science
11 4 (14.29%) DHCP
12 3 (10.71%) DNS
12 3 (10.71%) Internet
12 3 (10.71%) Perl
12 3 (10.71%) Apache
12 3 (10.71%) Python
12 3 (10.71%) Squid

Graduate Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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 3 (10.71%) Apache
2 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) DHCP
2 3 (10.71%) DNS
2 3 (10.71%) Internet
3 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (3.57%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (3.57%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.57%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (3.57%) MS Access
2 1 (3.57%) OLAP
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 14 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Arabic Language
2 3 (10.71%) French Language
2 3 (10.71%) Portuguese Language
2 3 (10.71%) Spanish Language
3 1 (3.57%) Games
3 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (42.86%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.57%) Data Integration
2 1 (3.57%) Life Science
2 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.57%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 8 (28.57%) Linux
1 8 (28.57%) Unix
2 1 (3.57%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) MVC
2 11 (39.29%) SDLC
3 8 (28.57%) Presales
4 3 (10.71%) Open Source
5 2 (7.14%) Web Development
6 1 (3.57%) Asset Management
6 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.57%) Change Data Capture
6 1 (3.57%) ETL
6 1 (3.57%) Investment Management
6 1 (3.57%) IT Asset Management
6 1 (3.57%) Line Management
6 1 (3.57%) Migration
6 1 (3.57%) Quality Management
6 1 (3.57%) Time Management
6 1 (3.57%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (64.29%) JavaScript
2 13 (46.43%) SQL
3 12 (42.86%) T-SQL
4 7 (25.00%) PL/SQL
5 5 (17.86%) PHP
6 3 (10.71%) Perl
6 3 (10.71%) Python
7 1 (3.57%) C#
7 1 (3.57%) VBA
Qualifications
1 23 (82.14%) Degree
2 12 (42.86%) HND
3 6 (21.43%) CCNA
3 6 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (17.86%) CCNP
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Squid
2 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (25.00%) Oracle
3 6 (21.43%) Cisco
4 5 (17.86%) Juniper
5 1 (3.57%) Cognos
5 1 (3.57%) Netezza