The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate role in IT jobs advertised for the Dartford 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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank 24 20 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 4 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 4.71% 4.17% -
As % of the Job Titles category 4.88% 4.23% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 0
Average salary £27,500 £27,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% -
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £22,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -2.17%
Graduate
Kent

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dartford 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
Dartford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
82 71 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 96.47% 98.61% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 59 69 29
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Dartford

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

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in Dartford

Graduate
Salary Trend in Dartford

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

Graduate Salary Trend in Dartford

Graduate
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Dartford

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Dartford 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 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
1 3 (75.00%) iPhone
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (75.00%) HTML5
1 3 (75.00%) CSS3
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (25.00%) Propensity Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Adobe
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) SQL

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Dartford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Dartford 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.

Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (75.00%) HTML5
1 3 (75.00%) CSS3
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) iPhone
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Propensity Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Adobe