The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate
Rank 64 57 49
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 13 13 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.59% 2.06% 2.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.69% 2.18% 2.92%
Number of salaries quoted 13 13 18
Average salary £25,000 £22,500 £21,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £24,750 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
770 597 617
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 93.90% 94.76% 93.91%
Number of salaries quoted 632 510 477
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 2 July 2015, 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 25 (75.76%) HTML
2 24 (72.73%) SQL
2 24 (72.73%) .NET
2 24 (72.73%) SQL Server
3 20 (60.61%) Service Management
3 20 (60.61%) Oracle
3 20 (60.61%) XML
4 19 (57.58%) MS Excel
5 17 (51.52%) HTTP
6 16 (48.48%) C#
7 10 (30.30%) J2EE
8 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
8 6 (18.18%) CSS
8 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (15.15%) Degree
9 5 (15.15%) HTML5
9 5 (15.15%) Windows
10 4 (12.12%) Web Design
10 4 (12.12%) MVC
10 4 (12.12%) Java
10 4 (12.12%) Computer Science
11 3 (9.09%) jQuery
11 3 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (9.09%) WPF
11 3 (9.09%) Kanban
11 3 (9.09%) PowerShell
11 3 (9.09%) BladeLogic
11 3 (9.09%) Mathematics
11 3 (9.09%) Software Engineering
11 3 (9.09%) CSS3

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 3 (9.09%) IIS
1 3 (9.09%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.06%) Drupal
Applications
1 19 (57.58%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.06%) Fireworks
2 2 (6.06%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (6.06%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (6.06%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 17 (51.52%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.06%) SQLite
2 2 (6.06%) MongoDB
2 2 (6.06%) MySQL
General
1 2 (6.06%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (6.06%) Games
1 2 (6.06%) Retail
2 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (75.76%) HTML
2 24 (72.73%) .NET
3 20 (60.61%) XML
4 10 (30.30%) J2EE
5 6 (18.18%) CSS
6 5 (15.15%) HTML5
7 3 (9.09%) CSS3
7 3 (9.09%) WPF
7 3 (9.09%) jQuery
8 2 (6.06%) Flash
8 2 (6.06%) WCF
8 2 (6.06%) AngularJS
8 2 (6.06%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 2 (6.06%) iOS SDK
9 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Computer Science
2 3 (9.09%) Mobile App
2 3 (9.09%) Mathematics
2 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.06%) Data Structures
3 2 (6.06%) Animation
3 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.06%) User Experience
3 2 (6.06%) Motion Graphics
4 1 (3.03%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.15%) Windows
2 3 (9.09%) Solaris
2 3 (9.09%) Linux
3 2 (6.06%) Android
3 2 (6.06%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (60.61%) Service Management
2 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (12.12%) Web Design
3 4 (12.12%) MVC
4 3 (9.09%) ITIL
4 3 (9.09%) Scrum
4 3 (9.09%) Software Engineering
4 3 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (9.09%) Kanban
4 3 (9.09%) DevOps
5 2 (6.06%) Dashboard Development
5 2 (6.06%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (6.06%) Android Development
5 2 (6.06%) iOS Development
5 2 (6.06%) Time Management
5 2 (6.06%) Content Management
5 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (6.06%) PLM
5 2 (6.06%) E-Commerce
5 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 24 (72.73%) SQL
2 16 (48.48%) C#
3 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 4 (12.12%) Java
5 3 (9.09%) Python
5 3 (9.09%) PowerShell
5 3 (9.09%) Perl
5 3 (9.09%) C++
6 2 (6.06%) PHP
6 2 (6.06%) ActionScript 3.0
6 2 (6.06%) PHP5
6 2 (6.06%) ActionScript
7 1 (3.03%) VBScript
7 1 (3.03%) VB
7 1 (3.03%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) Unicenter
1 3 (9.09%) Tivoli
1 3 (9.09%) Nagios
1 3 (9.09%) BladeLogic
1 3 (9.09%) Ansible
Vendors
1 20 (60.61%) Oracle
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.06%) Adobe
3 2 (6.06%) Macromedia
3 2 (6.06%) Apple
3 2 (6.06%) Xamarin
4 1 (3.03%) SAP