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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate
Rank 41 46 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 16 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 4.42% 1.53% -
As % of the Job Titles category 4.58% 1.64% -
Number of salaries quoted 16 5 0
Average salary £20,500 £21,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.65% -
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
349 304 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 96.41% 93.25% 91.67%
Number of salaries quoted 282 242 220
Average salary £34,000 £31,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.67% -6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
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 28 May 2015. 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
Barnstaple -12 8 £20,000 +2.56%
Exeter -6 3 £31,000 +44.18% 2
Exmouth - 2 £20,500 - 1
Graduate
South West

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 24 (88.89%) HTML
2 22 (81.48%) Degree
3 20 (74.07%) C#
3 20 (74.07%) .NET
4 19 (70.37%) Web Services
4 19 (70.37%) SQL
5 16 (59.26%) CSS
5 16 (59.26%) MySQL
6 15 (55.56%) TDD
7 14 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (51.85%) Spring
7 14 (51.85%) Software Engineering
7 14 (51.85%) Retail
7 14 (51.85%) Selenium
7 14 (51.85%) FitNesse
7 14 (51.85%) Mathematics
7 14 (51.85%) Apache CXF
7 14 (51.85%) Product Management
7 14 (51.85%) JUnit
7 14 (51.85%) C++
7 14 (51.85%) Java
7 14 (51.85%) OOP
7 14 (51.85%) OO
7 14 (51.85%) OOD
7 14 (51.85%) Scrum
7 14 (51.85%) Apache Camel
7 14 (51.85%) Procedural Programming
7 14 (51.85%) Java EE
8 7 (25.93%) HTML5
9 5 (18.52%) WCF

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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.

Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (59.26%) MySQL
2 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (51.85%) Selenium
1 14 (51.85%) FitNesse
1 14 (51.85%) JUnit
2 1 (3.70%) NUnit
General
1 14 (51.85%) Retail
2 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 5 (18.52%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.41%) Legal
3 2 (7.41%) German Language
4 1 (3.70%) Russian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (88.89%) HTML
2 20 (74.07%) .NET
3 19 (70.37%) Web Services
4 16 (59.26%) CSS
5 14 (51.85%) Spring
5 14 (51.85%) Apache CXF
5 14 (51.85%) Apache Camel
5 14 (51.85%) Java EE
6 7 (25.93%) HTML5
7 5 (18.52%) WCF
7 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET
7 5 (18.52%) SOAP
7 5 (18.52%) REST
8 3 (11.11%) XML
9 1 (3.70%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 14 (51.85%) Mathematics
2 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) TDD
2 14 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (51.85%) Software Engineering
2 14 (51.85%) Product Management
2 14 (51.85%) OOP
2 14 (51.85%) OO
2 14 (51.85%) OOD
2 14 (51.85%) Scrum
2 14 (51.85%) Procedural Programming
3 2 (7.41%) SEO
3 2 (7.41%) Web Design
3 2 (7.41%) Time Management
3 2 (7.41%) Web Development
3 2 (7.41%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (3.70%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 20 (74.07%) C#
2 19 (70.37%) SQL
3 14 (51.85%) C++
3 14 (51.85%) Java
4 5 (18.52%) VB
5 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
5 2 (7.41%) PHP
5 2 (7.41%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 22 (81.48%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) ISO 14001
1 1 (3.70%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 2 (7.41%) Adobe
Plymouth, Devon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £27000 per annum + Relocation Assistance
Posted: Yesterday
Exmouth, Devon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
The Curve Group
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Eight Technology
Salary: From £20,000 to £20,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 27 days ago