The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate role in IT jobs advertised for the Devon 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank 55 38 39
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 11 19 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 2.32% 4.76% 3.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.43% 5.03% 3.24%
Number of salaries quoted 11 18 12
Average salary £22,000 £21,000 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +10.52%
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -
Graduate
South West

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
452 378 370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 95.36% 94.74% 98.40%
Number of salaries quoted 370 323 342
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,800 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £41,500 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

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
Salary Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Graduate across the Devon region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Graduate Salary Histogram in Devon

Graduate
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate within the Devon region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
Exeter +5 4 £22,000 +4.76% 1
Paignton - 2 £30,000 -
Plymouth - 1 £19,000 -
Graduate
South West

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Devon 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 13 (81.25%) Degree
2 8 (50.00%) C++
3 7 (43.75%) Computer Science
4 5 (31.25%) HTML
4 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
4 5 (31.25%) CSS
4 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
5 4 (25.00%) C
5 4 (25.00%) .NET
5 4 (25.00%) Linux
5 4 (25.00%) SEO
6 3 (18.75%) VB.NET
6 3 (18.75%) Windows
6 3 (18.75%) Electronics
7 2 (12.50%) C#
7 2 (12.50%) PHP
7 2 (12.50%) SQL
7 2 (12.50%) MySQL
7 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
7 2 (12.50%) Web Services
7 2 (12.50%) HND
7 2 (12.50%) Flash
7 2 (12.50%) POSIX
7 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
7 2 (12.50%) Adobe
7 2 (12.50%) Genesys
7 2 (12.50%) Firmware
7 2 (12.50%) Internet
7 2 (12.50%) CMS
7 2 (12.50%) Web Design

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Devon 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 (12.50%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Internet
2 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.25%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) MySQL
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 2 (12.50%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (6.25%) NUnit
1 1 (6.25%) Maven
1 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (18.75%) Electronics
2 2 (12.50%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) HTML
1 5 (31.25%) CSS
2 4 (25.00%) .NET
3 2 (12.50%) Web Services
3 2 (12.50%) Ajax
3 2 (12.50%) WCF
3 2 (12.50%) HTML5
3 2 (12.50%) Flash
3 2 (12.50%) POSIX
4 1 (6.25%) Spring
4 1 (6.25%) Ninject
4 1 (6.25%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Linux
2 3 (18.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
2 4 (25.00%) SEO
3 2 (12.50%) Web Design
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) Web Analytics
3 2 (12.50%) Web Development
3 2 (12.50%) Time Management
3 2 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (12.50%) Analytics
4 1 (6.25%) Automation Testing
4 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Multithreading
4 1 (6.25%) Manual Testing
4 1 (6.25%) TDD
4 1 (6.25%) Software Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Validation
4 1 (6.25%) OOP
4 1 (6.25%) OO
4 1 (6.25%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) C++
2 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
3 4 (25.00%) C
4 3 (18.75%) VB.NET
5 2 (12.50%) PHP5
5 2 (12.50%) C#
5 2 (12.50%) PHP
5 2 (12.50%) SQL
6 1 (6.25%) VB
6 1 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (81.25%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) ISO 9001
1 1 (6.25%) ISO 14001
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Firmware
2 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 2 (12.50%) Adobe
1 2 (12.50%) Genesys
Devon
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Barnstaple, Devon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Package and Microsoft Certs
Posted: 4 days ago