The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate role in IT jobs advertised for the Derbyshire 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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank 38 43 31
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 20 10 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 4.89% 2.20% 6.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.96% 2.31% 7.23%
Number of salaries quoted 20 8 25
Average salary £22,500 £20,250 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.57%
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £22,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -2.17%
Graduate
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Derbyshire 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
Derbyshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
403 433 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 98.53% 95.37% 93.51%
Number of salaries quoted 355 345 308
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +4.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £73,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

Graduate
Salary Trend in Derbyshire

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

Graduate Salary Trend in Derbyshire

Graduate
Salary Histogram in Derbyshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Graduate across the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Graduate Salary Histogram in Derbyshire

Graduate
Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014. 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
Derby -3 11 £22,500 +9.75%
Matlock - 3 £22,500 -
Graduate
East Midlands

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Derbyshire 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 21 (60.00%) C#
2 18 (51.43%) Java
3 15 (42.86%) SQL
4 14 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 14 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (37.14%) .NET
6 12 (34.29%) C++
7 11 (31.43%) Degree
8 10 (28.57%) Computer Science
9 9 (25.71%) ASP.NET
9 9 (25.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (22.86%) .NET Framework
10 8 (22.86%) WCF
10 8 (22.86%) WPF
10 8 (22.86%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (22.86%) T-SQL
10 8 (22.86%) WinForms
10 8 (22.86%) MVC
10 8 (22.86%) Mobile App
11 7 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (20.00%) MVVM
11 7 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 7 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
11 7 (20.00%) Infragistics
11 7 (20.00%) VB.NET
11 7 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
11 7 (20.00%) Client/Server
11 7 (20.00%) Database Tuning
11 7 (20.00%) ActiveReports
11 7 (20.00%) NHibernate

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Derbyshire 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 (5.71%) Node.js
2 1 (2.86%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (2.86%) IIS
2 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.71%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Amazon S3
1 2 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.71%) ElastiCache
1 2 (5.71%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 2 (5.71%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (25.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (22.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
4 7 (20.00%) ActiveReports
5 2 (5.71%) MySQL
5 2 (5.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (2.86%) Big Data
6 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Selenium
1 2 (5.71%) FlexUnit
2 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.86%) eggPlant
2 1 (2.86%) WebDriver
2 1 (2.86%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.86%) MSBuild
2 1 (2.86%) TestComplete
2 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (2.86%) Xcode
General
1 5 (14.29%) Electronics
1 5 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.86%) Multimedia
2 1 (2.86%) Marketing
2 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.86%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (37.14%) .NET
2 9 (25.71%) ASP.NET
3 8 (22.86%) .NET Framework
3 8 (22.86%) WCF
3 8 (22.86%) WPF
3 8 (22.86%) WinForms
4 7 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 7 (20.00%) NHibernate
5 5 (14.29%) XML
6 4 (11.43%) Web Services
6 4 (11.43%) HTML
7 3 (8.57%) jQuery
8 2 (5.71%) Hibernate
8 2 (5.71%) XSD
8 2 (5.71%) Spring
8 2 (5.71%) Apache Flex
8 2 (5.71%) Ajax
8 2 (5.71%) JPA
8 2 (5.71%) AngularJS
9 1 (2.86%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 10 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 8 (22.86%) Mobile App
3 7 (20.00%) Client/Server
4 4 (11.43%) Mathematics
5 2 (5.71%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.86%) Physics
6 1 (2.86%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (2.86%) SCADA
6 1 (2.86%) MPEG
6 1 (2.86%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.71%) Windows
2 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
2 1 (2.86%) Android
2 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (22.86%) MVC
3 7 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (20.00%) MVVM
3 7 (20.00%) Database Tuning
4 4 (11.43%) OO
4 4 (11.43%) Software Engineering
5 3 (8.57%) Data Analysis
6 2 (5.71%) UML
6 2 (5.71%) Scrum
6 2 (5.71%) Time Management
6 2 (5.71%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (5.71%) Unit Testing
6 2 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.86%) Automation Testing
7 1 (2.86%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.86%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (2.86%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (2.86%) Multithreading
7 1 (2.86%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (60.00%) C#
2 18 (51.43%) Java
3 15 (42.86%) SQL
4 12 (34.29%) C++
5 8 (22.86%) T-SQL
6 7 (20.00%) VB.NET
7 6 (17.14%) JavaScript
8 3 (8.57%) PHP
8 3 (8.57%) Python
9 2 (5.71%) C
10 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
10 1 (2.86%) XPath
10 1 (2.86%) Perl
10 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (31.43%) Degree
2 2 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) HND
3 1 (2.86%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 7 (20.00%) Infragistics
2 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.71%) Adobe
3 2 (5.71%) Cisco
4 1 (2.86%) AccuRev
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle
4 1 (2.86%) VMware
4 1 (2.86%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (2.86%) Remedy
4 1 (2.86%) HP