The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate role in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands 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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank 90 106 89
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 96 64 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.62% 1.95% 2.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.72% 2.05% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 90 62 81
Average salary £22,000 £21,250 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £19,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,750 £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £22,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -2.17%
Graduate
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3535 3126 3138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.40% 95.30% 96.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2960 2677 2735
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,300
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Graduate
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Graduate Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Graduate
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Graduate across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Graduate Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Graduate
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
(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
Nottinghamshire +17 45 £21,500 -14.00% 1
Northamptonshire -10 23 £20,250 -10.00% 4
Derbyshire -2 17 £22,500 +12.50% 1
Leicestershire +7 11 £21,500 +13.15% 5
Lincolnshire +5 1 £15,000 -44.44%
Graduate
England

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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.

1 107 (52.45%) C#
2 93 (45.59%) Degree
3 85 (41.67%) .NET
4 83 (40.69%) JavaScript
5 77 (37.75%) SQL
5 77 (37.75%) ASP.NET
6 74 (36.27%) Computer Science
7 73 (35.78%) HTML
8 63 (30.88%) Software Engineering
9 61 (29.90%) CSS
10 57 (27.94%) Agile Software Development
11 56 (27.45%) Java
12 41 (20.10%) MVC
12 41 (20.10%) SQL Server
13 34 (16.67%) OO
14 31 (15.20%) Oracle
15 29 (14.22%) C++
16 27 (13.24%) WPF
16 27 (13.24%) TDD
17 24 (11.76%) jQuery
18 23 (11.27%) WCF
19 22 (10.78%) Web Development
19 22 (10.78%) MVVM
20 21 (10.29%) J2EE
20 21 (10.29%) .NET Framework
21 20 (9.80%) OOP
22 19 (9.31%) XML
23 18 (8.82%) Finance
23 18 (8.82%) Mobile App
24 16 (7.84%) HTML5

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 6 (2.94%) IIS
1 6 (2.94%) Tomcat
2 4 (1.96%) Apache
3 3 (1.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (1.47%) WebLogic
4 2 (0.98%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.98%) Node.js
5 1 (0.49%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 9 (4.41%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.96%) MS Office
3 2 (0.98%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (5.39%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.39%) GitHub
2 2 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.98%) Amazon S3
2 2 (0.98%) ElastiCache
2 2 (0.98%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 2 (0.98%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.92%) Internet
2 3 (1.47%) SSL
3 1 (0.49%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.49%) LAN
3 1 (0.49%) WAN
3 1 (0.49%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.49%) Wireless
3 1 (0.49%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (20.10%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (4.90%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (4.90%) Oracle Database
3 10 (4.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (3.43%) Crystal Reports
4 7 (3.43%) ActiveReports
5 6 (2.94%) MySQL
6 3 (1.47%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.98%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.98%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.49%) Big Data
8 1 (0.49%) DB2
8 1 (0.49%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 14 (6.86%) Hudson
1 14 (6.86%) JDeveloper
1 14 (6.86%) Eclipse
2 13 (6.37%) Xcode
3 11 (5.39%) Git (software)
3 11 (5.39%) Subversion
4 8 (3.92%) NUnit
4 8 (3.92%) MSTest
4 8 (3.92%) Rhino Mocks
4 8 (3.92%) Moq
5 4 (1.96%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.47%) Visual Studio
6 3 (1.47%) Ant
6 3 (1.47%) Maven
7 2 (0.98%) Selenium
7 2 (0.98%) FlexUnit
7 2 (0.98%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.49%) MSBuild
8 1 (0.49%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.49%) eggPlant
General
1 18 (8.82%) Finance
2 14 (6.86%) Military
3 9 (4.41%) Games
3 9 (4.41%) Electronics
4 7 (3.43%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.47%) Automotive
6 2 (0.98%) Marketing
6 2 (0.98%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.49%) Retail
7 1 (0.49%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (41.67%) .NET
2 77 (37.75%) ASP.NET
3 73 (35.78%) HTML
4 61 (29.90%) CSS
5 27 (13.24%) WPF
6 24 (11.76%) jQuery
7 23 (11.27%) WCF
8 21 (10.29%) J2EE
8 21 (10.29%) .NET Framework
9 19 (9.31%) XML
10 16 (7.84%) HTML5
10 16 (7.84%) WinForms
11 15 (7.35%) Middleware
11 15 (7.35%) CSS3
12 14 (6.86%) Oracle Fusion
13 11 (5.39%) ASP.NET MVC
14 10 (4.90%) EJB
14 10 (4.90%) JSP
15 9 (4.41%) Servlets
16 8 (3.92%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 74 (36.27%) Computer Science
2 18 (8.82%) Mobile App
3 14 (6.86%) Enterprise Software
3 14 (6.86%) E-Learning
4 10 (4.90%) Mathematics
5 8 (3.92%) Inversion of Control
6 7 (3.43%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.96%) Physics
7 4 (1.96%) Xbox
8 3 (1.47%) Social Media
8 3 (1.47%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.98%) Statistics
9 2 (0.98%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.49%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (0.49%) EPoS
10 1 (0.49%) W3C
10 1 (0.49%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.49%) MPEG
10 1 (0.49%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 1 (0.49%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 16 (7.84%) Windows
2 8 (3.92%) Linux
3 6 (2.94%) Apple iOS
4 5 (2.45%) Android
5 2 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.98%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.49%) UNIX
6 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.49%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.49%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (30.88%) Software Engineering
2 57 (27.94%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (20.10%) MVC
4 34 (16.67%) OO
5 27 (13.24%) TDD
6 22 (10.78%) Web Development
6 22 (10.78%) MVVM
7 20 (9.80%) OOP
8 15 (7.35%) Scrum
9 14 (6.86%) SOA
10 13 (6.37%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (5.88%) E-Commerce
12 10 (4.90%) Web Application Development
13 8 (3.92%) Dependency Injection
13 8 (3.92%) Kanban
13 8 (3.92%) Pair Programming
13 8 (3.92%) DevOps
14 7 (3.43%) Performance Tuning
14 7 (3.43%) Database Tuning
15 5 (2.45%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 107 (52.45%) C#
2 83 (40.69%) JavaScript
3 77 (37.75%) SQL
4 56 (27.45%) Java
5 29 (14.22%) C++
6 16 (7.84%) VB.NET
7 14 (6.86%) T-SQL
8 12 (5.88%) Objective-C
9 11 (5.39%) PHP
10 9 (4.41%) VB
11 8 (3.92%) C
11 8 (3.92%) Python
12 3 (1.47%) VBScript
13 2 (0.98%) Smalltalk
14 1 (0.49%) VBA
14 1 (0.49%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.49%) Perl
14 1 (0.49%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.49%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.49%) VB6
Qualifications
1 93 (45.59%) Degree
2 10 (4.90%) PhD
3 5 (2.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.96%) MCTS
4 4 (1.96%) MCP
4 4 (1.96%) MCAD
4 4 (1.96%) MCSD
5 3 (1.47%) HND
6 2 (0.98%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.98%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.98%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.49%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.98%) QA
2 1 (0.49%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.98%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.49%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (1.47%) Puppet
1 3 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 31 (15.20%) Oracle
2 14 (6.86%) Microsoft
3 7 (3.43%) Infragistics
4 2 (0.98%) Cisco
4 2 (0.98%) Adobe
4 2 (0.98%) Apple
5 1 (0.49%) HP
5 1 (0.49%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (0.49%) VMware
5 1 (0.49%) Xilinx
5 1 (0.49%) AccuRev
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