The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Dorset region that had Graduate featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Graduate
South West / Dorset
Rank 57 85 66
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 10 4 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 2.25% 0.51% 3.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.34% 0.52% 3.43%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 22
Median salary £27,000 £26,250 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,400 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,300 £25,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.69%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dorset 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
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
428 776 728
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 96.18% 98.85% 98.64%
Number of salaries quoted 379 605 639
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,350 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Graduate
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Graduate Salary Trend in Dorset

Graduate
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 22 January 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
Bournemouth - 7 £27,500 - 3
Poole +4 2 £22,500 -10.00%
Weymouth +9 1 £26,500 -3.63%
Graduate
South West

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 Dorset region featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 9 (81.82%) .NET
1 9 (81.82%) Computer Science
2 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) C#
3 7 (63.64%) Degree
4 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET
5 5 (45.45%) SQL
5 5 (45.45%) Java
5 5 (45.45%) MVC
6 3 (27.27%) Internet
6 3 (27.27%) Scrum
6 3 (27.27%) WinForms
6 3 (27.27%) Windows
6 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
6 3 (27.27%) TDD
6 3 (27.27%) NUnit
6 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (27.27%) Kanban
6 3 (27.27%) Android
6 3 (27.27%) Spring.NET
6 3 (27.27%) WCF
6 3 (27.27%) WPF
6 3 (27.27%) RESTful
6 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (27.27%) Dependency Injection
6 3 (27.27%) Inversion of Control
6 3 (27.27%) MSTest
6 3 (27.27%) MVVM
6 3 (27.27%) Rhino Mocks
6 3 (27.27%) Moq

Graduate Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) Moodle
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Internet
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Moq
1 3 (27.27%) MSTest
1 3 (27.27%) NUnit
1 3 (27.27%) Rhino Mocks
2 2 (18.18%) Subversion
General
1 1 (9.09%) Electronics
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) .NET
2 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET
3 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework
3 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 3 (27.27%) Castle Windsor
3 3 (27.27%) Ninject
3 3 (27.27%) RESTful
3 3 (27.27%) Spring.NET
3 3 (27.27%) Unity DI Container
3 3 (27.27%) WCF
3 3 (27.27%) WinForms
3 3 (27.27%) WPF
4 2 (18.18%) Spring
4 2 (18.18%) Struts
4 2 (18.18%) Swing
4 2 (18.18%) Web Services
5 1 (9.09%) CSS
5 1 (9.09%) jQuery
5 1 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (81.82%) Computer Science
2 3 (27.27%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (18.18%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (9.09%) e-Learning
4 1 (9.09%) Learning Management System
4 1 (9.09%) Mechatronics
4 1 (9.09%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Android
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) MVC
3 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (27.27%) Dependency Injection
3 3 (27.27%) Kanban
3 3 (27.27%) MVVM
3 3 (27.27%) Scrum
3 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
3 3 (27.27%) TDD
3 3 (27.27%) Web Application Development
4 2 (18.18%) OO
4 2 (18.18%) OOD
4 2 (18.18%) OOP
4 2 (18.18%) SDLC
4 2 (18.18%) Web Development
5 1 (9.09%) Coaching
5 1 (9.09%) Front End Development
5 1 (9.09%) OpenUP
5 1 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) C#
2 5 (45.45%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) C
3 2 (18.18%) C++
3 2 (18.18%) Scala
4 1 (9.09%) ActionScript
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) HNC
2 1 (9.09%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Adobe
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago