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

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank 40 29 39
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 9 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 3.10% 2.42% 3.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.25% 2.51% 3.81%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 10
Average salary £22,500 £19,000 £20,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% -6.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £18,200 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £20,600 £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £22,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -2.17%
Graduate
Derbyshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Derby 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
Derby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
277 199 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 95.52% 96.14% 95.07%
Number of salaries quoted 217 175 257
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,150 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £82,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

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

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

Graduate
Salary Trend in Derby

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

Graduate Salary Trend in Derby

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Derby 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 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (55.00%) SQL Server
3 10 (50.00%) C#
3 10 (50.00%) SQL
4 9 (45.00%) .NET
5 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET
5 8 (40.00%) MVC
6 7 (35.00%) T-SQL
6 7 (35.00%) VB.NET
6 7 (35.00%) Crystal Reports
6 7 (35.00%) Client/Server
6 7 (35.00%) Infragistics
6 7 (35.00%) WinForms
6 7 (35.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (35.00%) NHibernate
6 7 (35.00%) .NET Framework
6 7 (35.00%) WCF
6 7 (35.00%) WPF
6 7 (35.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (35.00%) Database Tuning
6 7 (35.00%) ActiveReports
6 7 (35.00%) MVVM
6 7 (35.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 7 (35.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (35.00%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (30.00%) Java
8 5 (25.00%) Degree
9 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
9 3 (15.00%) PHP
9 3 (15.00%) Computer Science

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Derby 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 2 (10.00%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon SQS
1 2 (10.00%) ElastiCache
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon S3
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (55.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (35.00%) Crystal Reports
2 7 (35.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (35.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (35.00%) ActiveReports
2 7 (35.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (10.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) FlexUnit
2 1 (5.00%) Selenium
2 1 (5.00%) TestComplete
General
1 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.00%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) .NET
2 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (35.00%) WinForms
3 7 (35.00%) NHibernate
3 7 (35.00%) .NET Framework
3 7 (35.00%) WCF
3 7 (35.00%) WPF
3 7 (35.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 2 (10.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (10.00%) Hibernate
4 2 (10.00%) jQuery
4 2 (10.00%) JPA
4 2 (10.00%) Apache Flex
4 2 (10.00%) Spring
4 2 (10.00%) Web Services
5 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Client/Server
2 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (10.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (10.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (5.00%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (5.00%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (40.00%) MVC
3 7 (35.00%) Database Tuning
3 7 (35.00%) MVVM
3 7 (35.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.00%) System Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.00%) Scrum
5 1 (5.00%) OO
5 1 (5.00%) CAD
5 1 (5.00%) TDD
5 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) Software Testing
5 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) C#
1 10 (50.00%) SQL
2 7 (35.00%) T-SQL
2 7 (35.00%) VB.NET
3 6 (30.00%) Java
4 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (15.00%) PHP
5 2 (10.00%) C++
6 1 (5.00%) Perl
6 1 (5.00%) Python
6 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Infragistics
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Adobe
3 1 (5.00%) HP
3 1 (5.00%) VMware