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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate
Rank 42 39 44
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 8 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 2.52% 3.18% 2.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.58% 3.23% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 7
Average salary £21,000 £25,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% +16.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £19,800 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £24,700 £25,000 £24,100
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £23,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+6.38% +4.44%
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
310 217 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 97.48% 98.64% 98.48%
Number of salaries quoted 244 191 236
Average salary £35,690 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.82% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 9 February 2016, 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 15 (57.69%) Microsoft
1 15 (57.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 15 (57.69%) Games
2 14 (53.85%) Windows
2 14 (53.85%) Degree
3 13 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (50.00%) MCSE
3 13 (50.00%) Windows 10
4 12 (46.15%) Public Cloud
4 12 (46.15%) IaaS
4 12 (46.15%) PaaS
4 12 (46.15%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (38.46%) C#
5 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (30.77%) TDD
6 8 (30.77%) MVC
6 8 (30.77%) .NET
6 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
6 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET
7 7 (26.92%) Scrum
7 7 (26.92%) .NET Framework
7 7 (26.92%) Kanban
7 7 (26.92%) Rhino Mocks
7 7 (26.92%) Moq
7 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (26.92%) NUnit
7 7 (26.92%) NHibernate
7 7 (26.92%) LINQ
7 7 (26.92%) SQL Server 2014
7 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET MVC 5

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 (7.69%) Node.js
2 1 (3.85%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (46.15%) Cloud Computing
2 12 (46.15%) IaaS
2 12 (46.15%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 7 (26.92%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (3.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Moq
1 7 (26.92%) NUnit
1 7 (26.92%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (57.69%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) .NET
1 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET
2 7 (26.92%) .NET Framework
2 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET MVC
2 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 7 (26.92%) LINQ
2 7 (26.92%) NHibernate
3 4 (15.38%) CSS
3 4 (15.38%) CSS3
3 4 (15.38%) HTML
3 4 (15.38%) HTML5
4 2 (7.69%) AngularJS
5 1 (3.85%) jQuery
5 1 (3.85%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (46.15%) Public Cloud
2 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.85%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.85%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (53.85%) Windows
2 13 (50.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (30.77%) MVC
2 8 (30.77%) TDD
3 7 (26.92%) BDD
3 7 (26.92%) Kanban
3 7 (26.92%) Scrum
3 7 (26.92%) Web Application Development
4 2 (7.69%) Mobile Development
4 2 (7.69%) Web Development
5 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.85%) OO
5 1 (3.85%) OOD
5 1 (3.85%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (38.46%) C#
2 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 3 (11.54%) PHP
4 2 (7.69%) Java
5 1 (3.85%) SQL
5 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (57.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (53.85%) Degree
3 13 (50.00%) MCSE
4 2 (7.69%) DBS Check
4 2 (7.69%) MCSA
4 2 (7.69%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) SCCM
1 1 (3.85%) SCOM
1 1 (3.85%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 15 (57.69%) Microsoft