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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank 39 32 40
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 9 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 3.19% 2.21% 2.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.32% 2.31% 3.02%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 8
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 £19,700
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
271 216 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 96.10% 95.58% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 224 189 233
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,350
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £82,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 October 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 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (57.89%) SQL Server
2 10 (52.63%) C#
2 10 (52.63%) SQL
3 9 (47.37%) .NET
4 8 (42.11%) MVC
4 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET
5 7 (36.84%) Client/Server
5 7 (36.84%) T-SQL
5 7 (36.84%) VB.NET
5 7 (36.84%) Infragistics
5 7 (36.84%) WinForms
5 7 (36.84%) Crystal Reports
5 7 (36.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (36.84%) NHibernate
5 7 (36.84%) .NET Framework
5 7 (36.84%) WCF
5 7 (36.84%) WPF
5 7 (36.84%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (36.84%) Database Tuning
5 7 (36.84%) ActiveReports
5 7 (36.84%) MVVM
5 7 (36.84%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 7 (36.84%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (36.84%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (26.32%) Degree
6 5 (26.32%) Java
7 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
7 3 (15.79%) PHP
8 2 (10.53%) C++

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (10.53%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Amazon S3
1 2 (10.53%) ElastiCache
1 2 (10.53%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 2 (10.53%) Amazon SQS
1 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (57.89%) SQL Server
2 7 (36.84%) Crystal Reports
2 7 (36.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (36.84%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (36.84%) ActiveReports
2 7 (36.84%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (10.53%) MySQL
3 2 (10.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) FlexUnit
General
1 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.26%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) .NET
2 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET
3 7 (36.84%) WinForms
3 7 (36.84%) NHibernate
3 7 (36.84%) .NET Framework
3 7 (36.84%) WCF
3 7 (36.84%) WPF
3 7 (36.84%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 2 (10.53%) Web Services
4 2 (10.53%) Hibernate
4 2 (10.53%) Spring
4 2 (10.53%) JPA
4 2 (10.53%) jQuery
4 2 (10.53%) Apache Flex
4 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
5 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Client/Server
2 2 (10.53%) Mathematics
2 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.26%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (5.26%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
1 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (42.11%) MVC
3 7 (36.84%) Database Tuning
3 7 (36.84%) MVVM
3 7 (36.84%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (10.53%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.26%) System Testing
5 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) CAD
5 1 (5.26%) OO
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) C#
1 10 (52.63%) SQL
2 7 (36.84%) T-SQL
2 7 (36.84%) VB.NET
3 5 (26.32%) Java
4 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
4 3 (15.79%) PHP
5 2 (10.53%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.26%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Infragistics
2 2 (10.53%) Cisco
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Adobe
3 1 (5.26%) VMware
3 1 (5.26%) HP