The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate role in IT jobs advertised for the Dundee 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank 14 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 3.51% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 3.92% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £16,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £22,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -2.17%
Graduate
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dundee 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
Dundee
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51 80 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 89.47% 91.95% 97.37%
Number of salaries quoted 39 53 22
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £40,995
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

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

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

Graduate
Salary Trend in Dundee

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

Graduate Salary Trend in Dundee

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Dundee 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 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (50.00%) Social Gaming
2 2 (50.00%) Web Development
2 2 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) Online Games
2 2 (50.00%) Time Management
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Subversion
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile Games
2 2 (50.00%) Games
2 2 (50.00%) PHP
2 2 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) OOP
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) Apache
2 2 (50.00%) SMTP
2 2 (50.00%) HTTP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) PhD
3 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Artificial Intelligence

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Dundee 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 (50.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) SMTP
1 2 (50.00%) HTTP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (25.00%) WinDbg
2 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (50.00%) Games
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile Games
1 2 (50.00%) Online Games
1 2 (50.00%) Social Gaming
2 1 (25.00%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Android
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Web Development
2 2 (50.00%) Time Management
2 2 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (50.00%) OOP
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Atmel