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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Graduate
UK / England
Rank 695 801 798
Rank change year-on-year
+106 -3
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Graduate 119 103 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.11% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 98 78 104
Median salary £24,500 £25,000 £22,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +9.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,850 £19,350 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £31,750
UK excluding London median salary £22,500 £23,500 £21,500
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +9.30%

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
75039 90450 94640
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.44% 96.51% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 62772 76682 79246
Median salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.39% +1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017. 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 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 +76 48 £27,500 - 6
South East +59 19 £22,000 -10.20% 4
West Midlands +11 15 £22,000 +10.00% 1
North West -1 10 £24,500 - 4
East of England +17 9 £33,000 +1.53% 1
East Midlands +10 8 £22,500 +25.00%
South West +18 4 £16,500 -29.78% 1
Yorkshire +22 3 £17,000 -
IT Graduate
UK

IT Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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.

1 184 (73.31%) Degree
2 89 (35.46%) Computer Science
3 71 (28.29%) Finance
4 65 (25.90%) Java
5 64 (25.50%) Banking
6 62 (24.70%) SQL
7 60 (23.90%) Microsoft
8 52 (20.72%) Analytical Skills
8 52 (20.72%) Windows
9 42 (16.73%) C#
9 42 (16.73%) Retail
9 42 (16.73%) Agile Software Development
10 41 (16.33%) Linux
11 40 (15.94%) Project Management
12 38 (15.14%) Oracle
12 38 (15.14%) Active Directory
13 34 (13.55%) Unix
14 31 (12.35%) MS Excel
15 30 (11.95%) Mathematics
16 26 (10.36%) Software Engineering
17 25 (9.96%) PHP
18 24 (9.56%) MS Office
19 23 (9.16%) .NET
19 23 (9.16%) Physics
20 22 (8.76%) C++
21 20 (7.97%) Process Management
21 20 (7.97%) SQL Server
22 19 (7.57%) Firewall
22 19 (7.57%) Business Analysis
23 17 (6.77%) 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 17 (6.77%) MS Exchange
2 9 (3.59%) Apache
3 5 (1.99%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (1.59%) JBoss
4 4 (1.59%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.20%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 31 (12.35%) MS Excel
2 24 (9.56%) MS Office
3 10 (3.98%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (2.79%) MS Project
5 4 (1.59%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.80%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.79%) SaaS
2 4 (1.59%) Office 365
3 2 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.40%) Dropbox
4 1 (0.40%) IaaS
4 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.40%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 19 (7.57%) Firewall
2 10 (3.98%) FTP
2 10 (3.98%) Internet
3 6 (2.39%) LAN
3 6 (2.39%) WAN
4 5 (1.99%) DNS
5 4 (1.59%) VoIP
6 3 (1.20%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (0.80%) MPLS
7 2 (0.80%) NAS
7 2 (0.80%) Skype
7 2 (0.80%) VLAN
8 1 (0.40%) 3G
8 1 (0.40%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (0.40%) HTTP
8 1 (0.40%) Intranet
8 1 (0.40%) SSL
8 1 (0.40%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.40%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.40%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (7.97%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.78%) MySQL
3 10 (3.98%) Relational Database
4 9 (3.59%) Oracle Reports
5 8 (3.19%) RDBMS
6 6 (2.39%) DB2
7 3 (1.20%) MS Access
8 2 (0.80%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (0.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.40%) FileMaker
9 1 (0.40%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (3.59%) JIRA
2 4 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.80%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.80%) NUnit
4 1 (0.40%) jMock
4 1 (0.40%) JUnit
4 1 (0.40%) Mockito
General
1 71 (28.29%) Finance
2 64 (25.50%) Banking
3 42 (16.73%) Retail
4 11 (4.38%) Manufacturing
5 8 (3.19%) Games
6 7 (2.79%) Legal
6 7 (2.79%) Telecoms
7 6 (2.39%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.59%) Military
9 3 (1.20%) Back Office
9 3 (1.20%) Marketing
10 2 (0.80%) French Language
10 2 (0.80%) Italian Language
10 2 (0.80%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.40%) Advertising
11 1 (0.40%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.40%) Electronics
11 1 (0.40%) International Banking
11 1 (0.40%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (9.16%) .NET
2 13 (5.18%) ASP.NET
3 10 (3.98%) HTML
4 9 (3.59%) LAMP
4 9 (3.59%) XML
5 8 (3.19%) Web Services
6 7 (2.79%) CSS
7 4 (1.59%) jQuery
7 4 (1.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (1.20%) REST
8 3 (1.20%) Spring
9 2 (0.80%) AngularJS
9 2 (0.80%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (0.80%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (0.80%) Ext JS
9 2 (0.80%) JPA
9 2 (0.80%) Laravel
9 2 (0.80%) Symfony
9 2 (0.80%) Velocity
10 1 (0.40%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 89 (35.46%) Computer Science
2 52 (20.72%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (11.95%) Mathematics
4 23 (9.16%) Physics
5 11 (4.38%) Hedge funds
6 9 (3.59%) Fintech
7 8 (3.19%) Cyberthreat
7 8 (3.19%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (3.19%) Social Media
8 7 (2.79%) Algorithms
8 7 (2.79%) Blackberry
8 7 (2.79%) Cryptography
9 6 (2.39%) Driving Licence
10 5 (1.99%) BBC
11 3 (1.20%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.80%) CCTV
12 2 (0.80%) Derivative
12 2 (0.80%) Economics
12 2 (0.80%) Fixed Income
12 2 (0.80%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 52 (20.72%) Windows
2 41 (16.33%) Linux
3 34 (13.55%) Unix
4 12 (4.78%) Windows Server
5 11 (4.38%) Windows 7
6 9 (3.59%) Windows 10
7 7 (2.79%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (1.99%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.80%) Android
9 2 (0.80%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.40%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.40%) CentOS
10 1 (0.40%) VMS
10 1 (0.40%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.40%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (16.73%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (15.94%) Project Management
3 26 (10.36%) Software Engineering
4 20 (7.97%) Process Management
5 19 (7.57%) Business Analysis
6 13 (5.18%) ITIL
7 11 (4.38%) OO
7 11 (4.38%) Workflow
8 10 (3.98%) Continuous Improvement
8 10 (3.98%) Logistics
8 10 (3.98%) Service Management
9 9 (3.59%) Presales
9 9 (3.59%) Requirements Engineering
9 9 (3.59%) Scrum
10 8 (3.19%) Virtual Infrastructure
11 7 (2.79%) Complexity Analysis
11 7 (2.79%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (2.79%) Cybersecurity
11 7 (2.79%) Kanban
11 7 (2.79%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 65 (25.90%) Java
2 62 (24.70%) SQL
3 42 (16.73%) C#
4 25 (9.96%) PHP
5 22 (8.76%) C++
6 9 (3.59%) JavaScript
6 9 (3.59%) Perl
7 8 (3.19%) C
7 8 (3.19%) Python
8 7 (2.79%) R
8 7 (2.79%) VB
9 5 (1.99%) VBA
10 1 (0.40%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 184 (73.31%) Degree
2 6 (2.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.99%) SC Cleared
3 5 (1.99%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.20%) CCNA
4 3 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (1.20%) MCSE
5 2 (0.80%) A+ Certification
5 2 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.80%) MCP
6 1 (0.40%) CCENT
6 1 (0.40%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.79%) QA
2 1 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 38 (15.14%) Active Directory
2 13 (5.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.59%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.80%) BitLocker
4 2 (0.80%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.40%) Firmware
5 1 (0.40%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (0.80%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (0.80%) SCCM
1 2 (0.80%) WSUS
Vendors
1 60 (23.90%) Microsoft
2 38 (15.14%) Oracle
3 13 (5.18%) VMware
4 9 (3.59%) Cisco
5 6 (2.39%) Intel Security
5 6 (2.39%) Sybase
6 5 (1.99%) BT
6 5 (1.99%) IBM
7 4 (1.59%) Apple
7 4 (1.59%) HP
7 4 (1.59%) Juniper
7 4 (1.59%) NetApp
7 4 (1.59%) SAP
8 3 (1.20%) Sophos
9 2 (0.80%) Computacenter
9 2 (0.80%) Polycom
9 2 (0.80%) QNAP
9 2 (0.80%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.80%) Samsung
9 2 (0.80%) Twitter
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Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
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Salary: £25,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £16000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
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Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
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Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Searchability
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Incredible Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
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Salary: From £25,000 to £29,000 per annum Include bonus, plus benefits (holida
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Salary: £22k - 26k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £18000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
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Salary: £15 to £23k upon experience level
Posted: 17 days ago
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