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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank 99 110 89
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 80 67 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.21% 1.97% 2.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.30% 2.05% 2.93%
Number of salaries quoted 75 65 81
Average salary £22,000 £20,500 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.31% -2.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,600 £19,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £25,000 £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
3481 3265 2939
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.08% 95.80% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2928 2799 2576
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,500
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 22 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 22 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
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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 +12 43 £21,500 +6.17% 2
Derbyshire +7 20 £22,500 +9.75%
Northamptonshire -20 14 £20,000 -11.11% 2
Leicestershire +10 3 £21,500 +13.15% 1
Lincolnshire +11 1 £15,000 +15.38%
Graduate
England

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 102 (52.04%) C#
2 95 (48.47%) Degree
3 81 (41.33%) JavaScript
4 78 (39.80%) SQL
4 78 (39.80%) .NET
5 74 (37.76%) HTML
6 72 (36.73%) ASP.NET
7 69 (35.20%) Computer Science
8 62 (31.63%) CSS
9 55 (28.06%) Java
9 55 (28.06%) Software Engineering
10 48 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
11 37 (18.88%) SQL Server
12 34 (17.35%) OO
13 33 (16.84%) MVC
14 30 (15.31%) C++
15 27 (13.78%) jQuery
16 26 (13.27%) Oracle
17 25 (12.76%) WPF
18 21 (10.71%) TDD
18 21 (10.71%) WCF
19 20 (10.20%) Web Development
19 20 (10.20%) XML
19 20 (10.20%) MVVM
20 19 (9.69%) Mobile App
20 19 (9.69%) OOP
20 19 (9.69%) .NET Framework
21 17 (8.67%) J2EE
22 16 (8.16%) VB.NET
23 15 (7.65%) T-SQL

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 8 (4.08%) IIS
2 5 (2.55%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (1.53%) WebLogic
3 3 (1.53%) Apache
4 2 (1.02%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.02%) Node.js
5 1 (0.51%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (2.55%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.04%) MS Office
3 2 (1.02%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (4.59%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.59%) GitHub
2 2 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.02%) Amazon S3
2 2 (1.02%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (1.02%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 2 (1.02%) ElastiCache
3 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.59%) Internet
2 3 (1.53%) SSL
3 1 (0.51%) LTE
3 1 (0.51%) Intranet
3 1 (0.51%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.51%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.51%) LAN
3 1 (0.51%) WAN
3 1 (0.51%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (18.88%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (4.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (4.08%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (4.08%) Oracle Database
4 7 (3.57%) ActiveReports
4 7 (3.57%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (2.04%) MySQL
6 2 (1.02%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.02%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (1.02%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.51%) Big Data
7 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 12 (6.12%) Eclipse
1 12 (6.12%) JDeveloper
1 12 (6.12%) Hudson
2 11 (5.61%) Xcode
3 9 (4.59%) Git (software)
3 9 (4.59%) Subversion
4 6 (3.06%) NUnit
4 6 (3.06%) MSTest
4 6 (3.06%) Rhino Mocks
4 6 (3.06%) Moq
5 4 (2.04%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.53%) Maven
6 3 (1.53%) Ant
7 2 (1.02%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.02%) Selenium
7 2 (1.02%) FlexUnit
8 1 (0.51%) eggPlant
8 1 (0.51%) MSBuild
8 1 (0.51%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.51%) WebDriver
General
1 13 (6.63%) Finance
2 12 (6.12%) Military
3 11 (5.61%) Electronics
4 9 (4.59%) Games
5 6 (3.06%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.04%) Automotive
7 3 (1.53%) Marketing
8 2 (1.02%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.51%) Retail
9 1 (0.51%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.51%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (39.80%) .NET
2 74 (37.76%) HTML
3 72 (36.73%) ASP.NET
4 62 (31.63%) CSS
5 27 (13.78%) jQuery
6 25 (12.76%) WPF
7 21 (10.71%) WCF
8 20 (10.20%) XML
9 19 (9.69%) .NET Framework
10 17 (8.67%) J2EE
11 14 (7.14%) WinForms
11 14 (7.14%) HTML5
12 13 (6.63%) CSS3
12 13 (6.63%) Middleware
13 12 (6.12%) Oracle Fusion
14 10 (5.10%) ASP.NET MVC
15 8 (4.08%) EJB
15 8 (4.08%) JSP
15 8 (4.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 7 (3.57%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 69 (35.20%) Computer Science
2 19 (9.69%) Mobile App
3 15 (7.65%) E-Learning
4 10 (5.10%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (4.59%) Mathematics
6 7 (3.57%) Client/Server
7 6 (3.06%) Inversion of Control
8 4 (2.04%) Physics
8 4 (2.04%) Xbox
9 3 (1.53%) Social Media
9 3 (1.53%) Visualisation
10 2 (1.02%) Statistics
10 2 (1.02%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (0.51%) Analytical Skills
11 1 (0.51%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 1 (0.51%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (0.51%) SCADA
11 1 (0.51%) Blackberry
11 1 (0.51%) EPoS
11 1 (0.51%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 14 (7.14%) Windows
2 9 (4.59%) Linux
3 5 (2.55%) Apple iOS
4 4 (2.04%) Android
5 2 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.02%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.51%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.51%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.51%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (28.06%) Software Engineering
2 48 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (17.35%) OO
4 33 (16.84%) MVC
5 21 (10.71%) TDD
6 20 (10.20%) Web Development
6 20 (10.20%) MVVM
7 19 (9.69%) OOP
8 15 (7.65%) E-Commerce
9 12 (6.12%) SOA
10 11 (5.61%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (4.59%) Scrum
12 8 (4.08%) Pair Programming
12 8 (4.08%) Web Application Development
12 8 (4.08%) DevOps
13 7 (3.57%) Performance Tuning
13 7 (3.57%) Database Tuning
14 6 (3.06%) Kanban
14 6 (3.06%) Dependency Injection
14 6 (3.06%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 102 (52.04%) C#
2 81 (41.33%) JavaScript
3 78 (39.80%) SQL
4 55 (28.06%) Java
5 30 (15.31%) C++
6 16 (8.16%) VB.NET
7 15 (7.65%) T-SQL
8 10 (5.10%) PHP
8 10 (5.10%) Objective-C
9 9 (4.59%) C
9 9 (4.59%) VB
9 9 (4.59%) Python
10 3 (1.53%) VBScript
11 2 (1.02%) Smalltalk
11 2 (1.02%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.51%) VB6
12 1 (0.51%) XPath
12 1 (0.51%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.51%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.51%) VBA
Qualifications
1 95 (48.47%) Degree
2 8 (4.08%) PhD
3 3 (1.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.53%) HND
4 2 (1.02%) MCP
4 2 (1.02%) MCAD
4 2 (1.02%) MCSD
4 2 (1.02%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.02%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.02%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.02%) MCTS
5 1 (0.51%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.02%) QA
2 1 (0.51%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.02%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.51%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.53%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (1.53%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (13.27%) Oracle
2 9 (4.59%) Microsoft
3 7 (3.57%) Infragistics
4 2 (1.02%) Cisco
4 2 (1.02%) Adobe
4 2 (1.02%) Apple
5 1 (0.51%) VMware
5 1 (0.51%) Xilinx
5 1 (0.51%) AccuRev
5 1 (0.51%) Remedy
5 1 (0.51%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (0.51%) HP
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