The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Graduate role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Graduate in their job title over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Graduate
Rank 813 828 810
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -18
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Graduate 69 97 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.068% 0.086% 0.055%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.072% 0.090% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 67 95 55
Average salary £21,500 £23,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.52% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £20,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £30,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £20,623 £22,500 £22,000
% change year-on-year
-8.34% +2.27%
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
95322 107194 96558
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.63% 94.60% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 79211 88826 81230
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

IT Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

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 May 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Graduate within the England region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
London +15 28 £22,500 -10.00% 2
South East +30 21 £20,561 -12.50% 5
West Midlands +10 11 £25,000 +16.27% 1
East Midlands +10 6 £18,000 -10.00% 1
Yorkshire +7 1 £21,500 -
North West +6 1 £21,500 -25.21% 3
North East - 1 £17,000 - 1
IT Graduate
UK

IT Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited IT 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 IT Graduate in their job title.

1 78 (49.37%) Degree
2 51 (32.28%) SQL
3 50 (31.65%) Windows
4 37 (23.42%) Computer Science
5 36 (22.78%) SQL Server
6 34 (21.52%) MS Office
7 33 (20.89%) HTML
8 32 (20.25%) ITIL
9 31 (19.62%) .NET
9 31 (19.62%) Active Directory
10 28 (17.72%) MS Excel
10 28 (17.72%) Oracle
11 25 (15.82%) Analytical Skills
12 22 (13.92%) Windows 7
12 22 (13.92%) XML
13 20 (12.66%) HTTP
13 20 (12.66%) Retail
14 19 (12.03%) Mathematics
14 19 (12.03%) Finance
15 18 (11.39%) Windows XP
15 18 (11.39%) Microsoft
15 18 (11.39%) C#
16 16 (10.13%) EPoS
16 16 (10.13%) SAP
16 16 (10.13%) Windows 2000
16 16 (10.13%) Time Management
17 15 (9.49%) Service Management
18 13 (8.23%) Java
19 12 (7.59%) JavaScript
20 11 (6.96%) Linux

IT Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited IT 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 IT Graduate in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (1.90%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.27%) IIS
2 2 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 34 (21.52%) MS Office
2 28 (17.72%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (12.66%) HTTP
2 11 (6.96%) Wireless
3 10 (6.33%) VoIP
4 2 (1.27%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.27%) VPN
4 2 (1.27%) DNS
4 2 (1.27%) Firewall
4 2 (1.27%) Internet
4 2 (1.27%) VLAN
4 2 (1.27%) WebEx
5 1 (0.63%) WAN
5 1 (0.63%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (22.78%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.06%) Relational Database
3 4 (2.53%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (2.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (1.90%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.63%) MySQL
6 1 (0.63%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (12.66%) Retail
2 19 (12.03%) Finance
3 9 (5.70%) Back Office
4 5 (3.16%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.16%) Banking
5 1 (0.63%) Marketing
5 1 (0.63%) Legal
5 1 (0.63%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (20.89%) HTML
2 31 (19.62%) .NET
3 22 (13.92%) XML
4 7 (4.43%) CSS
4 7 (4.43%) J2EE
5 3 (1.90%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.27%) HTML5
7 1 (0.63%) CSS3
7 1 (0.63%) Apache Cordova
7 1 (0.63%) Software Packaging
7 1 (0.63%) WinForms
7 1 (0.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 37 (23.42%) Computer Science
2 25 (15.82%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (12.03%) Mathematics
4 16 (10.13%) EPoS
5 7 (4.43%) Hedge funds
6 3 (1.90%) Statistics
7 2 (1.27%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.27%) Fixed Income
7 2 (1.27%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.27%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.27%) iPhone
7 2 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.63%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.63%) Economics
8 1 (0.63%) Physics
8 1 (0.63%) iPad
8 1 (0.63%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 50 (31.65%) Windows
2 22 (13.92%) Windows 7
3 18 (11.39%) Windows XP
4 16 (10.13%) Windows 2000
5 11 (6.96%) Linux
6 6 (3.80%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (3.16%) UNIX
8 4 (2.53%) Windows 8
9 3 (1.90%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.63%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.63%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.63%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (20.25%) ITIL
2 16 (10.13%) Time Management
3 15 (9.49%) Service Management
4 11 (6.96%) Project Management
5 8 (5.06%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (4.43%) Software Distribution
6 7 (4.43%) Software Testing
7 5 (3.16%) SDLC
7 5 (3.16%) Web Development
8 4 (2.53%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (2.53%) Software Deployment
9 3 (1.90%) BDD
9 3 (1.90%) System Integration Testing
9 3 (1.90%) Business Development
9 3 (1.90%) Risk Management
9 3 (1.90%) Risk Assessment
9 3 (1.90%) ERP
9 3 (1.90%) Change Management
9 3 (1.90%) OO
9 3 (1.90%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 51 (32.28%) SQL
2 18 (11.39%) C#
3 13 (8.23%) Java
4 12 (7.59%) JavaScript
5 5 (3.16%) VBA
6 4 (2.53%) VB.NET
6 4 (2.53%) PowerShell
7 3 (1.90%) Perl
8 2 (1.27%) Python
8 2 (1.27%) PHP
8 2 (1.27%) C++
8 2 (1.27%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.63%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.63%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.63%) C
9 1 (0.63%) VB
9 1 (0.63%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.63%) Ada
Qualifications
1 78 (49.37%) Degree
2 7 (4.43%) A+ Certification
3 6 (3.80%) MCP
4 5 (3.16%) Sun Certification
5 3 (1.90%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.27%) MCSE
6 2 (1.27%) MCITP
7 1 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.63%) CCNP
7 1 (0.63%) CCNA
System Software
1 31 (19.62%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.90%) vSphere
3 2 (1.27%) XenApp
4 1 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.63%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.63%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (1.27%) Nagios
1 2 (1.27%) HP Data Protector
1 2 (1.27%) HP SIM
2 1 (0.63%) SCCM
Vendors
1 28 (17.72%) Oracle
2 18 (11.39%) Microsoft
3 16 (10.13%) SAP
4 5 (3.16%) VMware
5 4 (2.53%) Business Objects
5 4 (2.53%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.27%) HP
6 2 (1.27%) Citrix
6 2 (1.27%) LANDesk
6 2 (1.27%) Veeam
6 2 (1.27%) SolarWinds
7 1 (0.63%) Fujitsu
7 1 (0.63%) Remedy
7 1 (0.63%) Fidessa
7 1 (0.63%) BMC
7 1 (0.63%) NetApp
7 1 (0.63%) Cisco
7 1 (0.63%) IBM
7 1 (0.63%) Adobe
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Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
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Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Training
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
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Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Harpenden, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + bonus
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Salary: £17000 - £17500 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + Laptop and Mobile
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
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Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + package
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
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Salary: £22-25K per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Stem Graduates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands
Boston Capel
Salary: Competitive depending on experience
Posted: 9 days ago
High Wycombe
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
London
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Stem Graduates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
England
Stem Graduates
Salary: £21000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago