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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank 73 97 97
Rank change year-on-year
+24 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 116 61 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.11% 1.91% 2.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.22% 2.01% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 99 61 80
Average salary £22,500 £22,500 £20,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £18,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,400 £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £22,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
- -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
3599 3042 3256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.36% 95.36% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2969 2556 2812
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,300
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -3.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,454 £56,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +25 57 £21,500 -14.00% 4
Northamptonshire -7 28 £22,500 - 3
Derbyshire +3 17 £23,500 +13.25% 2
Leicestershire +5 16 £21,500 +13.15% 2
Graduate
England

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 103 (50.74%) C#
2 93 (45.81%) Degree
3 84 (41.38%) .NET
4 82 (40.39%) JavaScript
5 79 (38.92%) Computer Science
6 74 (36.45%) Software Engineering
6 74 (36.45%) ASP.NET
7 73 (35.96%) SQL
8 68 (33.50%) HTML
9 54 (26.60%) CSS
10 53 (26.11%) Java
11 49 (24.14%) MVC
12 42 (20.69%) SQL Server
13 37 (18.23%) Oracle
14 36 (17.73%) TDD
15 30 (14.78%) WPF
15 30 (14.78%) OO
16 29 (14.29%) J2EE
17 26 (12.81%) C++
17 26 (12.81%) WCF
18 25 (12.32%) Agile Software Development
18 25 (12.32%) Finance
18 25 (12.32%) MVVM
19 24 (11.82%) Scrum
19 24 (11.82%) Web Development
19 24 (11.82%) .NET Framework
20 21 (10.34%) HTML5
21 20 (9.85%) CSS3
21 20 (9.85%) Middleware
21 20 (9.85%) XML

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (2.96%) IIS
1 6 (2.96%) Tomcat
2 4 (1.97%) Apache
3 3 (1.48%) WebLogic
3 3 (1.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (0.99%) Node.js
4 2 (0.99%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.49%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 12 (5.91%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.48%) MS Office
3 2 (0.99%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 16 (7.88%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 16 (7.88%) GitHub
2 2 (0.99%) ElastiCache
2 2 (0.99%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 2 (0.99%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (0.99%) Amazon S3
2 2 (0.99%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.49%) SaaS
3 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.94%) Internet
2 3 (1.48%) SSL
3 1 (0.49%) Wireless
3 1 (0.49%) LTE
3 1 (0.49%) LAN
3 1 (0.49%) WAN
3 1 (0.49%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.49%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (20.69%) SQL Server
2 13 (6.40%) SQL Server 2008
2 13 (6.40%) SQL Server 2012
3 12 (5.91%) Oracle Database
4 11 (5.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
5 7 (3.45%) ActiveReports
6 6 (2.96%) MySQL
7 3 (1.48%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.99%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (0.99%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.49%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.49%) DB2
9 1 (0.49%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 19 (9.36%) Eclipse
1 19 (9.36%) JDeveloper
1 19 (9.36%) Hudson
2 17 (8.37%) Xcode
3 16 (7.88%) Subversion
3 16 (7.88%) Git (software)
4 11 (5.42%) MSTest
4 11 (5.42%) Rhino Mocks
4 11 (5.42%) Moq
4 11 (5.42%) NUnit
5 4 (1.97%) Visual Studio
5 4 (1.97%) Selenium
5 4 (1.97%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.48%) Ant
6 3 (1.48%) TestComplete
6 3 (1.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (1.48%) Maven
7 2 (0.99%) FlexUnit
8 1 (0.49%) MSBuild
8 1 (0.49%) eggPlant
General
1 25 (12.32%) Finance
2 19 (9.36%) Military
3 9 (4.43%) Games
4 8 (3.94%) Electronics
5 7 (3.45%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.48%) Automotive
7 2 (0.99%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.99%) Marketing
8 1 (0.49%) Retail
8 1 (0.49%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (41.38%) .NET
2 74 (36.45%) ASP.NET
3 68 (33.50%) HTML
4 54 (26.60%) CSS
5 30 (14.78%) WPF
6 29 (14.29%) J2EE
7 26 (12.81%) WCF
8 24 (11.82%) .NET Framework
9 21 (10.34%) HTML5
10 20 (9.85%) CSS3
10 20 (9.85%) XML
10 20 (9.85%) Middleware
11 19 (9.36%) WinForms
11 19 (9.36%) Oracle Fusion
12 18 (8.87%) jQuery
13 12 (5.91%) ASP.NET MVC
13 12 (5.91%) EJB
13 12 (5.91%) JSP
14 11 (5.42%) Servlets
14 11 (5.42%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 79 (38.92%) Computer Science
2 19 (9.36%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (6.40%) Mobile App
4 11 (5.42%) Inversion of Control
5 10 (4.93%) Mathematics
6 9 (4.43%) E-Learning
7 7 (3.45%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.97%) Physics
8 4 (1.97%) Xbox
9 3 (1.48%) Social Media
9 3 (1.48%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.49%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.49%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 1 (0.49%) Statistics
10 1 (0.49%) MPEG
10 1 (0.49%) EPoS
10 1 (0.49%) W3C
10 1 (0.49%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 18 (8.87%) Windows
2 8 (3.94%) Linux
3 5 (2.46%) Android
3 5 (2.46%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.99%) Windows 8
4 2 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.49%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.49%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.49%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (36.45%) Software Engineering
2 49 (24.14%) MVC
3 36 (17.73%) TDD
4 30 (14.78%) OO
5 25 (12.32%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (12.32%) MVVM
6 24 (11.82%) Web Development
6 24 (11.82%) Scrum
7 19 (9.36%) SOA
8 18 (8.87%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (8.37%) OOP
10 13 (6.40%) Web Application Development
11 11 (5.42%) Dependency Injection
11 11 (5.42%) Kanban
12 8 (3.94%) DevOps
12 8 (3.94%) Pair Programming
13 7 (3.45%) E-Commerce
13 7 (3.45%) Database Tuning
13 7 (3.45%) Performance Tuning
14 6 (2.96%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 103 (50.74%) C#
2 82 (40.39%) JavaScript
3 73 (35.96%) SQL
4 53 (26.11%) Java
5 26 (12.81%) C++
6 16 (7.88%) Objective-C
7 14 (6.90%) T-SQL
8 12 (5.91%) VB.NET
9 11 (5.42%) PHP
10 9 (4.43%) Python
11 8 (3.94%) C
11 8 (3.94%) VB
12 3 (1.48%) PowerShell
12 3 (1.48%) Perl
13 2 (0.99%) Smalltalk
13 2 (0.99%) VBScript
14 1 (0.49%) VBA
14 1 (0.49%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.49%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.49%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 93 (45.81%) Degree
2 12 (5.91%) PhD
3 8 (3.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (3.45%) MCTS
4 7 (3.45%) MCP
4 7 (3.45%) MCAD
4 7 (3.45%) MCSD
5 3 (1.48%) HND
6 2 (0.99%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.99%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.99%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.49%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.99%) QA
2 1 (0.49%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.49%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.49%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (1.48%) Puppet
1 3 (1.48%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 37 (18.23%) Oracle
2 17 (8.37%) Microsoft
3 7 (3.45%) Infragistics
4 2 (0.99%) Adobe
4 2 (0.99%) Cisco
5 1 (0.49%) HP
5 1 (0.49%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (0.49%) Apple
5 1 (0.49%) VMware
5 1 (0.49%) Xilinx
5 1 (0.49%) AccuRev
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