The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate role in IT jobs advertised for the Cumbria 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 23 14 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 2 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 2.74% 9.09% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.99% 10.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 0
Average salary £22,000 £23,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% -
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £23,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -4.16%
Graduate
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cumbria 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
Cumbria
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
67 40 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 91.78% 90.91% 93.75%
Number of salaries quoted 55 31 34
Average salary £30,157 £31,627 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.64% +5.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,427 £21,500 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £42,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Cumbria

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

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in Cumbria

Graduate
Salary Trend in Cumbria

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

Graduate Salary Trend in Cumbria

Graduate
Job Locations in Cumbria

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate within the Cumbria region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Penrith +1 1 £23,000 -
Graduate
North West

Graduate
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Cumbria

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cumbria 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 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Cumbria by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cumbria 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree