The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Devon region that had Graduate featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Graduate
South West / Devon
Rank 48 55 50
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 7 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 2.02% 0.65% 2.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.10% 0.66% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 11
Median salary £22,500 £21,500 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £19,100 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £23,900 £20,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Devon 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
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
334 305 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 96.25% 99.67% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 313 264 308
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £23,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

The demand trend of job ads across the Devon region that featured Graduate in the job title.

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Graduate
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Graduate Salary Trend in Devon

Graduate
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate within the Devon region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter - 1 £30,000 -
Plymouth - 1 £27,000 -
Graduate
South West

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, Graduate job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Devon region featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 11 (73.33%) Degree
2 6 (40.00%) Electronics
3 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 4 (26.67%) Software Testing
4 4 (26.67%) Python
5 3 (20.00%) ISO 9001
5 3 (20.00%) ISO 14001
5 3 (20.00%) GitHub
5 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 3 (20.00%) System Testing
5 3 (20.00%) API Testing
6 2 (13.33%) SDLC
6 2 (13.33%) Games
6 2 (13.33%) C
6 2 (13.33%) C#
6 2 (13.33%) C++
6 2 (13.33%) Java
6 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
6 2 (13.33%) .NET
7 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
7 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
7 1 (6.67%) CSS
7 1 (6.67%) XML
7 1 (6.67%) Windows
7 1 (6.67%) UML
7 1 (6.67%) OO
7 1 (6.67%) PHP
7 1 (6.67%) SQL
7 1 (6.67%) VB

Graduate Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (40.00%) Electronics
2 2 (13.33%) Games
3 1 (6.67%) Advertising
3 1 (6.67%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (6.67%) CSS
2 1 (6.67%) Hibernate
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) iOS SDK
2 1 (6.67%) jQuery
2 1 (6.67%) Spring
2 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Apple TV
1 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (6.67%) iPad
1 1 (6.67%) iPhone
1 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
1 1 (6.67%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 4 (26.67%) Software Testing
3 3 (20.00%) API Testing
3 3 (20.00%) System Testing
3 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (13.33%) SDLC
5 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
5 1 (6.67%) DRM
5 1 (6.67%) Game Development
5 1 (6.67%) iOS Development
5 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
5 1 (6.67%) MVC
5 1 (6.67%) OO
5 1 (6.67%) UML
5 1 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) Python
2 2 (13.33%) C
2 2 (13.33%) C#
2 2 (13.33%) C++
2 2 (13.33%) Java
2 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) Ada
3 1 (6.67%) Apple Swift
3 1 (6.67%) Objective-C
3 1 (6.67%) PHP
3 1 (6.67%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (73.33%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) ISO 14001
1 3 (20.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Apple