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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Graduate
Rank 826 806 805
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Graduate 50 60 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.047% 0.059% 0.058%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.050% 0.062% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 43 46 41
Average salary £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,400 £17,500 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £34,700
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
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
100964 96111 101551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.47% 94.56% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 83367 80755 87205
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,520 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 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
South East +3 20 £24,000 +6.66% 1
London +7 17 £30,000 +12.14% 4
North West -17 6 £20,500 -14.58% 3
East of England -18 2 £24,000 +43.28% 1
Yorkshire -56 2 £22,000 +25.71%
South West - 2 £22,500 -
East Midlands +2 1 £22,500 -5.26% 1
IT Graduate
UK

IT Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 83 (55.70%) Degree
2 47 (31.54%) SQL
3 45 (30.20%) Computer Science
4 33 (22.15%) Windows
5 26 (17.45%) .NET
5 26 (17.45%) C#
6 23 (15.44%) Java
6 23 (15.44%) MS Office
6 23 (15.44%) Analytical Skills
7 20 (13.42%) Oracle
8 18 (12.08%) Microsoft
8 18 (12.08%) Finance
9 16 (10.74%) SQL Server
10 15 (10.07%) Banking
10 15 (10.07%) Active Directory
11 13 (8.72%) MS Excel
12 12 (8.05%) C++
12 12 (8.05%) Linux
12 12 (8.05%) Windows 7
13 10 (6.71%) Project Management
13 10 (6.71%) CRM
13 10 (6.71%) Cisco
14 9 (6.04%) Windows XP
14 9 (6.04%) Perl
14 9 (6.04%) VB.NET
14 9 (6.04%) Service Management
14 9 (6.04%) Windows Server 2008
14 9 (6.04%) Mentoring
14 9 (6.04%) Agile Software Development
15 8 (5.37%) Change Management

IT Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 4 (2.68%) IBM Notes
1 4 (2.68%) Lotus Domino
1 4 (2.68%) GroupWise
2 3 (2.01%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.01%) Documentum
3 1 (0.67%) FileNet
Applications
1 23 (15.44%) MS Office
2 13 (8.72%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.67%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.36%) Internet
2 3 (2.01%) VPN
2 3 (2.01%) CTI
2 3 (2.01%) LAN
2 3 (2.01%) WAN
3 2 (1.34%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.34%) Firewall
4 1 (0.67%) Wireless
4 1 (0.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (10.74%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.68%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (2.68%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.01%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.67%) MS Access
4 1 (0.67%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (2.01%) Subversion
2 1 (0.67%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.67%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 18 (12.08%) Finance
2 15 (10.07%) Banking
3 4 (2.68%) French Language
3 4 (2.68%) Front Office
4 3 (2.01%) German Language
4 3 (2.01%) Italian Language
4 3 (2.01%) Spanish Language
5 2 (1.34%) Retail
5 2 (1.34%) Marketing
5 2 (1.34%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.34%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.67%) Back Office
6 1 (0.67%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.67%) Law
6 1 (0.67%) Legal
6 1 (0.67%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.67%) Advertising
6 1 (0.67%) Publishing
6 1 (0.67%) Portuguese Language
6 1 (0.67%) Russian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (17.45%) .NET
2 8 (5.37%) XML
3 6 (4.03%) HTML
4 4 (2.68%) ASP.NET
4 4 (2.68%) CSS
5 3 (2.01%) XSLT
5 3 (2.01%) .NET Framework
5 3 (2.01%) JSON
5 3 (2.01%) WCF
5 3 (2.01%) LINQ
5 3 (2.01%) jQuery
5 3 (2.01%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 3 (2.01%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (0.67%) ODBC
6 1 (0.67%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 45 (30.20%) Computer Science
2 23 (15.44%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.70%) Mathematics
4 5 (3.36%) Hedge funds
5 2 (1.34%) EPoS
5 2 (1.34%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.34%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.67%) Replication
6 1 (0.67%) Equities
6 1 (0.67%) CESG
6 1 (0.67%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (0.67%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.67%) Derivative
6 1 (0.67%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.67%) iDTV
6 1 (0.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.67%) Physics
6 1 (0.67%) CMDB
6 1 (0.67%) Social Media
6 1 (0.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 33 (22.15%) Windows
2 12 (8.05%) Linux
2 12 (8.05%) Windows 7
3 9 (6.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (6.04%) Windows XP
4 5 (3.36%) Windows 8
5 2 (1.34%) Mac OS X
5 2 (1.34%) Windows Vista
5 2 (1.34%) UNIX
6 1 (0.67%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.67%) Android
6 1 (0.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (6.71%) CRM
1 10 (6.71%) Project Management
2 9 (6.04%) Service Management
2 9 (6.04%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (6.04%) Mentoring
3 8 (5.37%) Change Management
3 8 (5.37%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (4.70%) E-Commerce
4 7 (4.70%) ITIL
5 6 (4.03%) Software Engineering
5 6 (4.03%) DevOps
5 6 (4.03%) TDD
5 6 (4.03%) Pair Programming
6 5 (3.36%) Information Assurance
7 4 (2.68%) Time Management
7 4 (2.68%) Migration
8 3 (2.01%) MVC
8 3 (2.01%) Cyber Security
8 3 (2.01%) Automation Testing
8 3 (2.01%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 47 (31.54%) SQL
2 26 (17.45%) C#
3 23 (15.44%) Java
4 12 (8.05%) C++
5 9 (6.04%) Perl
5 9 (6.04%) VB.NET
6 8 (5.37%) C
7 7 (4.70%) PL/SQL
7 7 (4.70%) VBA
7 7 (4.70%) PowerShell
8 6 (4.03%) PHP
9 5 (3.36%) VB
10 4 (2.68%) T-SQL
10 4 (2.68%) JavaScript
11 3 (2.01%) Python
12 2 (1.34%) COBOL
13 1 (0.67%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.67%) VBScript
13 1 (0.67%) VC++
Qualifications
1 83 (55.70%) Degree
2 6 (4.03%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (4.03%) Sun Certification
3 5 (3.36%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.68%) HND
5 2 (1.34%) Postgraduate
5 2 (1.34%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.67%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.67%) PCI QSA
6 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.67%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.03%) SLA
2 3 (2.01%) QA
3 1 (0.67%) DICOM
3 1 (0.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (10.07%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.34%) VMware Workstation
2 2 (1.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.67%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (0.67%) Nessus
Vendors
1 20 (13.42%) Oracle
2 18 (12.08%) Microsoft
3 10 (6.71%) Cisco
4 4 (2.68%) Citrix
4 4 (2.68%) Novell
4 4 (2.68%) Lotus
4 4 (2.68%) VMware
5 3 (2.01%) Thunderhead
5 3 (2.01%) Apple
5 3 (2.01%) SAP
6 1 (0.67%) IBM
6 1 (0.67%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.67%) Remedy
6 1 (0.67%) Kofax
6 1 (0.67%) Google
6 1 (0.67%) Coverity
6 1 (0.67%) Adobe
6 1 (0.67%) HP
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