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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate
Rank 73 68 69
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 1 13 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.18% 1.71% 1.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 1.75% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 12
Median salary - £23,500 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.17%
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £23,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -
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 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
567 743 717
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 99.65% 97.89% 97.82%
Number of salaries quoted 494 600 583
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £23,350 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 Skill Set
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, 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 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Aerospace
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) LabVIEW
2 1 (33.33%) Military
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Electronics

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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) LabVIEW
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Aerospace
2 1 (33.33%) Electronics
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) PHP
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft