The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had IT Graduate featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Graduate
Rank 752 732 794
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +62
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Graduate 130 199 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.19% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.20% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 120 173 135
Median salary £25,000 £23,000 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -2.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £19,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,525 £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £22,000 £21,250 £22,250
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -4.49%
IT Graduate
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
86273 98484 101752
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.29% 96.29% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 72683 82842 83044
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

IT Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured IT Graduate in the job title.

IT Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in England

IT Graduate
Salary Trend in England

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

IT Graduate Salary Trend in England

IT Graduate
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Graduate across the England region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

IT Graduate Salary Histogram in England

IT Graduate
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Graduate within the England region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +12 48 £28,500 +3.63% 1
South East +20 25 £22,000 +7.31% 3
East of England +23 13 £25,000 +11.11%
West Midlands -20 12 £20,000 -11.11% 1
North West -7 11 £25,000 +21.95% 3
South West +1 10 £27,500 +26.43% 3
East Midlands +4 7 £21,500 -4.44%
Yorkshire +17 4 £21,000 +5.00% 1
IT Graduate
UK

IT Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT Graduate job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring IT Graduate in the job title.

1 199 (71.33%) Degree
2 84 (30.11%) Computer Science
3 73 (26.16%) SQL
4 68 (24.37%) Microsoft
5 65 (23.30%) Banking
6 59 (21.15%) Java
7 54 (19.35%) Windows
8 49 (17.56%) Finance
9 43 (15.41%) Active Directory
10 41 (14.70%) Oracle
11 37 (13.26%) Analytical Skills
11 37 (13.26%) Linux
12 34 (12.19%) Mathematics
13 32 (11.47%) MS Excel
14 29 (10.39%) Agile Software Development
15 27 (9.68%) Project Management
15 27 (9.68%) Unix
15 27 (9.68%) C#
16 26 (9.32%) Software Engineering
17 25 (8.96%) Business Analysis
18 24 (8.60%) VMware
18 24 (8.60%) VMware Infrastructure
19 22 (7.89%) Windows Server
19 22 (7.89%) Retail
19 22 (7.89%) MS Office
20 19 (6.81%) C++
20 19 (6.81%) Process Management
20 19 (6.81%) Firewall
21 18 (6.45%) SQL Server
21 18 (6.45%) MS Exchange

IT Graduate Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (6.45%) MS Exchange
2 8 (2.87%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.79%) Apache
4 4 (1.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.72%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.36%) ColdFusion
7 1 (0.36%) JBoss
7 1 (0.36%) WebSphere
Applications
1 32 (11.47%) MS Excel
2 22 (7.89%) MS Office
3 4 (1.43%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.36%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.36%) HFM
2 1 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.79%) SaaS
2 3 (1.08%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.08%) Office 365
3 2 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.36%) IaaS
4 1 (0.36%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 19 (6.81%) Firewall
2 7 (2.51%) Remote Desktop
3 6 (2.15%) FTP
3 6 (2.15%) Internet
3 6 (2.15%) WAN
4 5 (1.79%) 3G
4 5 (1.79%) DNS
4 5 (1.79%) LAN
4 5 (1.79%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (1.43%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.72%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (0.72%) HTTP
6 2 (0.72%) MPLS
6 2 (0.72%) NAS
6 2 (0.72%) Network Security
6 2 (0.72%) VoIP
7 1 (0.36%) 4G
7 1 (0.36%) DHCP
7 1 (0.36%) Skype
7 1 (0.36%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (6.45%) SQL Server
2 11 (3.94%) MS Access
3 9 (3.23%) MySQL
4 6 (2.15%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (1.43%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.08%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.72%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.72%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (0.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.36%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.36%) FileMaker
8 1 (0.36%) Hyperion Smart View
8 1 (0.36%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (1.79%) JIRA
2 3 (1.08%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.36%) MSTest
4 1 (0.36%) NUnit
General
1 65 (23.30%) Banking
2 49 (17.56%) Finance
3 22 (7.89%) Retail
4 13 (4.66%) Investment Banking
5 11 (3.94%) Games
6 8 (2.87%) Telecoms
7 6 (2.15%) Back Office
8 4 (1.43%) International Banking
8 4 (1.43%) Marketing
9 3 (1.08%) Legal
9 3 (1.08%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.08%) Military
10 2 (0.72%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.72%) Front Office
10 2 (0.72%) Law
11 1 (0.36%) Electronics
11 1 (0.36%) Mandarin Language
11 1 (0.36%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (5.38%) .NET
2 11 (3.94%) HTML
3 9 (3.23%) XML
4 8 (2.87%) CSS
5 7 (2.51%) Web Services
6 6 (2.15%) ASP.NET
7 5 (1.79%) LAMP
7 5 (1.79%) Software Packaging
8 4 (1.43%) CGI
8 4 (1.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (1.08%) Middleware
9 3 (1.08%) REST
10 2 (0.72%) AngularJS
10 2 (0.72%) Ext JS
10 2 (0.72%) JPA
10 2 (0.72%) jQuery
10 2 (0.72%) JSON
10 2 (0.72%) Laravel
10 2 (0.72%) Spring
10 2 (0.72%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 84 (30.11%) Computer Science
2 37 (13.26%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (12.19%) Mathematics
4 15 (5.38%) Hedge funds
5 12 (4.30%) Fintech
5 12 (4.30%) Physics
6 10 (3.58%) Driving Licence
7 8 (2.87%) Blackberry
8 5 (1.79%) Algorithms
8 5 (1.79%) Cryptography
8 5 (1.79%) iPad
9 4 (1.43%) iPhone
9 4 (1.43%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.08%) Blog
10 3 (1.08%) Copywriting
10 3 (1.08%) Data Structures
10 3 (1.08%) Digital Media
10 3 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.08%) Social Media
11 2 (0.72%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 54 (19.35%) Windows
2 37 (13.26%) Linux
3 27 (9.68%) Unix
4 22 (7.89%) Windows Server
5 15 (5.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (4.30%) Windows 7
7 8 (2.87%) Windows 8
7 8 (2.87%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (2.51%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (2.51%) Windows XP
9 3 (1.08%) Android
9 3 (1.08%) CentOS
9 3 (1.08%) Windows 10
10 2 (0.72%) AIX
10 2 (0.72%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.72%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.36%) Solaris
11 1 (0.36%) VMS
11 1 (0.36%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (10.39%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (9.68%) Project Management
3 26 (9.32%) Software Engineering
4 25 (8.96%) Business Analysis
5 19 (6.81%) Process Management
6 15 (5.38%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 10 (3.58%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (3.58%) Service Management
7 10 (3.58%) Time Management
8 9 (3.23%) Automated Testing
8 9 (3.23%) Presales
9 8 (2.87%) ITIL
10 7 (2.51%) DevOps
10 7 (2.51%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (2.15%) CRM
11 6 (2.15%) Data Management
11 6 (2.15%) Penetration Testing
11 6 (2.15%) Requirements Engineering
11 6 (2.15%) Scrum
12 5 (1.79%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 73 (26.16%) SQL
2 59 (21.15%) Java
3 27 (9.68%) C#
4 19 (6.81%) C++
5 17 (6.09%) PHP
6 11 (3.94%) JavaScript
6 11 (3.94%) Perl
6 11 (3.94%) Python
7 7 (2.51%) PowerShell
7 7 (2.51%) VBA
8 5 (1.79%) C
8 5 (1.79%) R
8 5 (1.79%) VB
9 2 (0.72%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.36%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.36%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.36%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.36%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 199 (71.33%) Degree
2 7 (2.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.79%) SC Cleared
3 5 (1.79%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.43%) CCNA
4 4 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (1.43%) MCSE
5 3 (1.08%) Postgraduate
6 2 (0.72%) ACCA
6 2 (0.72%) CISA
6 2 (0.72%) CISSP
7 1 (0.36%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.36%) HND
7 1 (0.36%) ISEB
7 1 (0.36%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.08%) QA
2 2 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.72%) SLA
System Software
1 43 (15.41%) Active Directory
2 24 (8.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.15%) Terminal Services
4 5 (1.79%) VMware ESX
4 5 (1.79%) VMware Workstation
5 4 (1.43%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.72%) XenApp
7 1 (0.36%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 2 (0.72%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (0.72%) SCCM
1 2 (0.72%) WSUS
Vendors
1 68 (24.37%) Microsoft
2 41 (14.70%) Oracle
3 24 (8.60%) VMware
4 11 (3.94%) Cisco
5 6 (2.15%) Citrix
6 5 (1.79%) IBM
6 5 (1.79%) Juniper
6 5 (1.79%) Sophos
7 4 (1.43%) HP
7 4 (1.43%) Intel Security
7 4 (1.43%) NetApp
8 3 (1.08%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.08%) SAP
9 2 (0.72%) QNAP
9 2 (0.72%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.72%) Twitter
10 1 (0.36%) Apple
10 1 (0.36%) CommVault
10 1 (0.36%) Facebook
10 1 (0.36%) Polycom
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