The first table below looks at the demand for the Graduate role in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Dorset region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank 54 55 51
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 12 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 2.03% 1.66% 1.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.11% 1.69% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 6
Average salary £25,000 £23,500 £25,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% -6.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £22,500 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £23,000 £23,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.12%
Job Titles Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
570 532 454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 96.28% 98.34% 95.78%
Number of salaries quoted 460 469 359
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Graduate
South West

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Poole -4 10 £25,000 -9.09%
Bournemouth -5 5 £27,500 +14.58%
Graduate
South West

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 (87.50%) Degree
2 20 (83.33%) Software Engineering
3 17 (70.83%) Computer Science
4 14 (58.33%) C++
5 12 (50.00%) Java
6 10 (41.67%) UNIX
6 10 (41.67%) Linux
7 9 (37.50%) C#
8 8 (33.33%) C
9 7 (29.17%) SQL
9 7 (29.17%) OO
10 6 (25.00%) Windows
10 6 (25.00%) Mathematics
11 5 (20.83%) OOP
11 5 (20.83%) CSS
11 5 (20.83%) HTML
12 4 (16.67%) Perl
12 4 (16.67%) .NET
12 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
12 4 (16.67%) Visual Studio
12 4 (16.67%) Python
12 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET
12 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
13 3 (12.50%) Relational Database
13 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
13 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
14 2 (8.33%) ADO.NET
14 2 (8.33%) Web Services
14 2 (8.33%) XML
14 2 (8.33%) XSLT

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 1 (4.17%) CMS
1 1 (4.17%) WordPress
1 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (4.17%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) CSS
1 5 (20.83%) HTML
2 4 (16.67%) .NET
2 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 2 (8.33%) ADO.NET
3 2 (8.33%) Web Services
3 2 (8.33%) XML
3 2 (8.33%) XSLT
3 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (4.17%) jQuery
4 1 (4.17%) Ajax
4 1 (4.17%) HTML5
4 1 (4.17%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 17 (70.83%) Computer Science
2 6 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (8.33%) Physics
4 1 (4.17%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 10 (41.67%) UNIX
1 10 (41.67%) Linux
2 6 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 7 (29.17%) OO
3 5 (20.83%) OOP
4 2 (8.33%) MVC
4 2 (8.33%) Web Development
5 1 (4.17%) Data Management
5 1 (4.17%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 14 (58.33%) C++
2 12 (50.00%) Java
3 9 (37.50%) C#
4 8 (33.33%) C
5 7 (29.17%) SQL
6 4 (16.67%) Perl
6 4 (16.67%) Python
7 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
8 1 (4.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 21 (87.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
Poole
Dorset Software
Salary: £22k - 23k per year
Posted: 28 days ago