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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate
Rank 93 104 90
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 79 84 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.34% 2.25% 2.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.43% 2.36% 2.95%
Number of salaries quoted 73 75 83
Average salary £22,500 £22,500 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £19,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,000
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £23,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -4.16%
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
3252 3566 2911
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.18% 95.37% 96.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2649 2946 2510
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015. 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 +7 46 £25,000 +13.63% 4
Derbyshire +9 18 £23,750 -11.21% 1
Northamptonshire -2 9 £21,000 -6.66% 2
Leicestershire +15 6 £17,500 -22.22% 1
Lincolnshire - 6 £17,000 - 1
Graduate
England

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 64 (50.39%) C#
2 58 (45.67%) Degree
3 52 (40.94%) .NET
4 47 (37.01%) HTML
5 46 (36.22%) ASP.NET
6 42 (33.07%) Computer Science
7 40 (31.50%) CSS
8 39 (30.71%) JavaScript
9 32 (25.20%) SQL
10 31 (24.41%) MVC
11 29 (22.83%) Agile Software Development
12 28 (22.05%) ASP.NET MVC
12 28 (22.05%) Finance
12 28 (22.05%) Java
13 26 (20.47%) SQL Server
14 24 (18.90%) Scrum
15 23 (18.11%) Windows
15 23 (18.11%) TDD
15 23 (18.11%) .NET Framework
16 22 (17.32%) NUnit
16 22 (17.32%) Rhino Mocks
16 22 (17.32%) Moq
16 22 (17.32%) Web Application Development
16 22 (17.32%) Kanban
17 18 (14.17%) Software Engineering
18 16 (12.60%) HTML5
19 15 (11.81%) WCF
19 15 (11.81%) WPF
19 15 (11.81%) WinForms
20 14 (11.02%) Games

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 8 (6.30%) Node.js
2 3 (2.36%) IIS
3 2 (1.57%) JBoss
3 2 (1.57%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.57%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.57%) SAS
4 1 (0.79%) Apache
4 1 (0.79%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (4.72%) MS Office
1 6 (4.72%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.36%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.79%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.94%) ADSL
1 5 (3.94%) VoIP
1 5 (3.94%) VPN
2 3 (2.36%) Internet
3 2 (1.57%) Firewall
4 1 (0.79%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (20.47%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.51%) MySQL
3 4 (3.15%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.57%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.79%) Big Data
6 1 (0.79%) DB2
6 1 (0.79%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.79%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 22 (17.32%) NUnit
1 22 (17.32%) Rhino Mocks
1 22 (17.32%) Moq
2 13 (10.24%) MSTest
3 2 (1.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.79%) Mercurial
4 1 (0.79%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.79%) AccuRev
4 1 (0.79%) MSBuild
4 1 (0.79%) Jenkins
General
1 28 (22.05%) Finance
2 14 (11.02%) Games
3 7 (5.51%) Retail
4 6 (4.72%) Marketing
4 6 (4.72%) Electronics
5 3 (2.36%) Legal
5 3 (2.36%) Welsh Language
6 2 (1.57%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.57%) Publishing
7 1 (0.79%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.79%) Automotive
7 1 (0.79%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.79%) Back Office
7 1 (0.79%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (40.94%) .NET
2 47 (37.01%) HTML
3 46 (36.22%) ASP.NET
4 40 (31.50%) CSS
5 28 (22.05%) ASP.NET MVC
6 23 (18.11%) .NET Framework
7 16 (12.60%) HTML5
8 15 (11.81%) WCF
8 15 (11.81%) WPF
8 15 (11.81%) WinForms
9 14 (11.02%) CSS3
10 13 (10.24%) Castle Windsor
10 13 (10.24%) Ninject
10 13 (10.24%) Spring.NET
10 13 (10.24%) Unity DI Container
11 10 (7.87%) LINQ
12 9 (7.09%) NHibernate
13 8 (6.30%) jQuery
13 8 (6.30%) KnockoutJS
13 8 (6.30%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 42 (33.07%) Computer Science
2 14 (11.02%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (10.24%) Inversion of Control
3 13 (10.24%) Mathematics
4 11 (8.66%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (7.87%) Statistics
6 9 (7.09%) Mobile App
7 4 (3.15%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.79%) Economics
8 1 (0.79%) MPEG
8 1 (0.79%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.79%) Mobile Games
8 1 (0.79%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.79%) Physics
8 1 (0.79%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.79%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 23 (18.11%) Windows
2 5 (3.94%) Apple iOS
3 4 (3.15%) Windows 7
4 3 (2.36%) UNIX
4 3 (2.36%) Windows XP
5 2 (1.57%) Linux
6 1 (0.79%) Android
6 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.79%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (24.41%) MVC
2 29 (22.83%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (18.90%) Scrum
4 23 (18.11%) TDD
5 22 (17.32%) Kanban
5 22 (17.32%) Web Application Development
6 18 (14.17%) Software Engineering
7 14 (11.02%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (11.02%) E-Commerce
8 13 (10.24%) Dependency Injection
8 13 (10.24%) MVVM
9 10 (7.87%) Web Development
10 9 (7.09%) OO
10 9 (7.09%) BDD
11 7 (5.51%) OOP
12 6 (4.72%) Operations Research
13 5 (3.94%) Mentoring
14 4 (3.15%) Coaching
14 4 (3.15%) Workflow
15 3 (2.36%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 64 (50.39%) C#
2 39 (30.71%) JavaScript
3 32 (25.20%) SQL
4 28 (22.05%) Java
5 11 (8.66%) C++
6 7 (5.51%) PHP
6 7 (5.51%) VB.NET
7 5 (3.94%) T-SQL
8 4 (3.15%) C
8 4 (3.15%) VB
8 4 (3.15%) PHP5
9 3 (2.36%) Python
10 2 (1.57%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.57%) VBA
11 1 (0.79%) XPath
11 1 (0.79%) R
11 1 (0.79%) VBScript
11 1 (0.79%) Perl
Qualifications
1 58 (45.67%) Degree
2 5 (3.94%) HND
3 2 (1.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.94%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (10.24%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.87%) Oracle
3 5 (3.94%) Cisco
4 3 (2.36%) SAP
4 3 (2.36%) ATG
4 3 (2.36%) Capita
5 1 (0.79%) Google
5 1 (0.79%) Zend
5 1 (0.79%) Remedy
Nottingham
Ascent People
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kettering
Searchability
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + excellent training & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
IT MOB
Salary: £25000 Per Annum +Benefits (Pension, Life Assurance etc)
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham
Noir Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Derby
Noir Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Kettering
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £19000 - £25000 per annum + Pension, 25 Days Hol, Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Sleaford, Lincolnshire
Qube Globe Software
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago