The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate role in IT jobs advertised for the East Sussex 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 87 54 52
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 27 30 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.90% 3.88% 4.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.92% 3.95% 4.51%
Number of salaries quoted 20 30 46
Average salary £23,000 £24,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,350 £19,900 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £22,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.17%
Graduate
South East

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 Sussex 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 Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1405 759 1021
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 98.80% 98.19% 95.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1195 692 926
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Graduate
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Graduate Salary Trend in East Sussex

Graduate
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Graduate across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Graduate Salary Histogram in East Sussex

Graduate
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate within the East Sussex 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
Brighton -30 26 £23,000 -4.16%
Graduate
South East

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 25 (51.02%) C#
2 22 (44.90%) Computer Science
3 19 (38.78%) .NET
4 18 (36.73%) Java
5 16 (32.65%) ASP.NET
5 16 (32.65%) Degree
6 15 (30.61%) HTML
6 15 (30.61%) JavaScript
7 12 (24.49%) CSS
8 9 (18.37%) J2EE
8 9 (18.37%) C++
8 9 (18.37%) SQL
8 9 (18.37%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (18.37%) Android
8 9 (18.37%) Apple iOS
8 9 (18.37%) Mobile App
8 9 (18.37%) Mobile Application Development
9 8 (16.33%) Software Testing
9 8 (16.33%) VB
9 8 (16.33%) SQL Server
10 7 (14.29%) PHP
10 7 (14.29%) Electronics
10 7 (14.29%) System Testing
11 6 (12.24%) Mathematics
11 6 (12.24%) Microsoft
12 5 (10.20%) MS Excel
12 5 (10.20%) Physics
12 5 (10.20%) Web Development
12 5 (10.20%) Games
12 5 (10.20%) Unity (Game Engine)

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (10.20%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.04%) Maya
2 1 (2.04%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) SMTP
1 1 (2.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (14.29%) Electronics
2 5 (10.20%) Games
3 1 (2.04%) Retail
3 1 (2.04%) Marketing
3 1 (2.04%) Finance
3 1 (2.04%) Advertising
3 1 (2.04%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (38.78%) .NET
2 16 (32.65%) ASP.NET
3 15 (30.61%) HTML
4 12 (24.49%) CSS
5 9 (18.37%) J2EE
6 5 (10.20%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 3 (6.12%) HTML5
7 3 (6.12%) WinForms
7 3 (6.12%) Django
8 2 (4.08%) Flash
9 1 (2.04%) jQuery
9 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (2.04%) XNA
9 1 (2.04%) Backbone.js
9 1 (2.04%) Sass
9 1 (2.04%) LESS
9 1 (2.04%) Ember.js
9 1 (2.04%) AngularJS
9 1 (2.04%) Unreal Engine
9 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 22 (44.90%) Computer Science
2 9 (18.37%) Mobile App
3 6 (12.24%) Mathematics
4 5 (10.20%) Physics
5 4 (8.16%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.37%) Android
1 9 (18.37%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.37%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (18.37%) Mobile Application Development
2 8 (16.33%) Software Testing
3 7 (14.29%) System Testing
4 5 (10.20%) Web Development
5 4 (8.16%) Project Management
6 2 (4.08%) MVC
6 2 (4.08%) OOP
6 2 (4.08%) OO
7 1 (2.04%) CRM
7 1 (2.04%) ETL
7 1 (2.04%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (51.02%) C#
2 18 (36.73%) Java
3 15 (30.61%) JavaScript
4 9 (18.37%) C++
4 9 (18.37%) SQL
5 8 (16.33%) VB
6 7 (14.29%) PHP
7 4 (8.16%) VB.NET
7 4 (8.16%) Python
8 2 (4.08%) Lua
8 2 (4.08%) ActionScript
8 2 (4.08%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.04%) Clojure
9 1 (2.04%) VB6
Qualifications
1 16 (32.65%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) IMail Server
Vendors
1 6 (12.24%) Microsoft