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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Graduate
Rank 801 775 765
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -10
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Graduate 110 144 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.15% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.15% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 87 118 114
Average salary £25,000 £22,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -19.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,600 £18,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,750 £36,750
UK excluding London average salary £23,500 £21,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+9.30% -4.44%
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
91034 94080 92393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.14% 96.46% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 77282 78659 75191
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Graduate within the England region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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 -20 36 £28,500 +9.23% 7
South East -17 30 £25,000 +36.98% 4
West Midlands -12 11 £20,000 -20.00%
East of England +2 10 £32,500 +44.44% 3
South West - 8 £23,500 - 3
Yorkshire +13 7 - - 1
East Midlands +2 7 £18,000 -28.00%
North West -6 2 £19,000 -13.63%
IT Graduate
UK

IT Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 138 (55.87%) Degree
2 79 (31.98%) Microsoft
3 75 (30.36%) Windows
4 72 (29.15%) Finance
5 65 (26.32%) Computer Science
6 59 (23.89%) SQL
7 51 (20.65%) MS Excel
8 47 (19.03%) Active Directory
9 44 (17.81%) MS Office
9 44 (17.81%) Banking
10 43 (17.41%) Java
11 33 (13.36%) Oracle
12 32 (12.96%) Windows Server
13 30 (12.15%) Project Management
14 29 (11.74%) .NET
15 27 (10.93%) SQL Server
16 26 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
17 25 (10.12%) ITIL
18 23 (9.31%) Analytical Skills
19 22 (8.91%) Windows 7
19 22 (8.91%) MCSE
20 21 (8.50%) Linux
21 20 (8.10%) MS Exchange
22 18 (7.29%) Office 365
23 17 (6.88%) JavaScript
23 17 (6.88%) HTML
24 16 (6.48%) Business Analysis
24 16 (6.48%) Windows Server 2008
25 15 (6.07%) CSS
25 15 (6.07%) LAN

IT Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 20 (8.10%) MS Exchange
2 15 (6.07%) SharePoint
3 6 (2.43%) IIS
3 6 (2.43%) nginx
4 5 (2.02%) Tomcat
5 4 (1.62%) Apache
5 4 (1.62%) Jetty
5 4 (1.62%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.81%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.81%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.40%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.40%) SAS
Applications
1 51 (20.65%) MS Excel
2 44 (17.81%) MS Office
3 6 (2.43%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.81%) MS Project
5 1 (0.40%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.40%) Maya
5 1 (0.40%) MODO
5 1 (0.40%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 6 (2.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.62%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.81%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.81%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.40%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 18 (7.29%) Office 365
2 12 (4.86%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (4.05%) Cloud Computing
3 10 (4.05%) IaaS
3 10 (4.05%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (3.64%) PaaS
5 1 (0.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (6.07%) LAN
1 15 (6.07%) WAN
2 11 (4.45%) TCP/IP
3 9 (3.64%) ISDN
4 8 (3.24%) DNS
4 8 (3.24%) Skype
4 8 (3.24%) VoIP
5 7 (2.83%) Unified Communications
6 6 (2.43%) 3G
6 6 (2.43%) Remote Desktop
6 6 (2.43%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (2.02%) MPLS
7 5 (2.02%) WebEx
8 3 (1.21%) Internet
9 2 (0.81%) Firewall
9 2 (0.81%) Intranet
9 2 (0.81%) VPN
9 2 (0.81%) Wireshark
10 1 (0.40%) IPsec
10 1 (0.40%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (10.93%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.02%) Relational Database
2 5 (2.02%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (2.02%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (1.62%) Big Data
4 3 (1.21%) MySQL
4 3 (1.21%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.21%) RDBMS
5 2 (0.81%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (0.81%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (0.81%) DB2
5 2 (0.81%) MS Access
5 2 (0.81%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.81%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.81%) SQLPlus
6 1 (0.40%) GIS
Development Applications
1 5 (2.02%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.62%) Subversion
3 1 (0.40%) Selenium
3 1 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.40%) Visual Studio
General
1 72 (29.15%) Finance
2 44 (17.81%) Banking
3 12 (4.86%) Telecoms
4 9 (3.64%) Automotive
4 9 (3.64%) Games
5 8 (3.24%) Marketing
6 7 (2.83%) Investment Banking
7 5 (2.02%) Billing
8 4 (1.62%) Advertising
8 4 (1.62%) Aerospace
8 4 (1.62%) German Language
8 4 (1.62%) Legal
8 4 (1.62%) Retail
9 2 (0.81%) Back Office
9 2 (0.81%) Law
10 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.40%) Online Betting
10 1 (0.40%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (11.74%) .NET
2 17 (6.88%) HTML
3 15 (6.07%) CSS
4 12 (4.86%) Web Services
5 9 (3.64%) HTML5
6 8 (3.24%) Ajax
7 6 (2.43%) jQuery
8 5 (2.02%) CSS3
9 4 (1.62%) .NET Framework
9 4 (1.62%) AngularJS
9 4 (1.62%) Dojo
9 4 (1.62%) Kendo UI
9 4 (1.62%) Natural Language Processing
9 4 (1.62%) RESTful
9 4 (1.62%) Sass
9 4 (1.62%) Spring
9 4 (1.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (1.21%) ASP.NET
11 2 (0.81%) Regular Expression
11 2 (0.81%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 65 (26.32%) Computer Science
2 23 (9.31%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (4.05%) Public Cloud
4 9 (3.64%) Mathematics
4 9 (3.64%) Social Media
5 8 (3.24%) Cyberthreat
6 7 (2.83%) Blackberry
6 7 (2.83%) Management Information System
7 6 (2.43%) Driving Licence
7 6 (2.43%) iPad
7 6 (2.43%) iPhone
8 4 (1.62%) Physics
8 4 (1.62%) Semantic Web
9 3 (1.21%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.21%) Statistics
10 2 (0.81%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.81%) EPoS
10 2 (0.81%) Fintech
10 2 (0.81%) Private Cloud
11 1 (0.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 75 (30.36%) Windows
2 32 (12.96%) Windows Server
3 22 (8.91%) Windows 7
4 21 (8.50%) Linux
5 16 (6.48%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (4.86%) Unix
7 10 (4.05%) Windows 10
7 10 (4.05%) Windows XP
8 9 (3.64%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (2.83%) Windows 8
10 6 (2.43%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.81%) Android
11 2 (0.81%) CentOS
11 2 (0.81%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.81%) SUSE
11 2 (0.81%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.40%) Solaris
12 1 (0.40%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (12.15%) Project Management
2 25 (10.12%) ITIL
3 16 (6.48%) Business Analysis
4 12 (4.86%) CRM
5 11 (4.45%) PRINCE2
6 9 (3.64%) Mentoring
7 7 (2.83%) Analytics
7 7 (2.83%) Cybersecurity
7 7 (2.83%) ERP
7 7 (2.83%) Service Management
8 6 (2.43%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (2.43%) Asset Management
8 6 (2.43%) Information Security
8 6 (2.43%) OO
8 6 (2.43%) Patch Management
8 6 (2.43%) SDLC
9 5 (2.02%) Investment Management
9 5 (2.02%) Open Source
9 5 (2.02%) Presales
9 5 (2.02%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 59 (23.89%) SQL
2 43 (17.41%) Java
3 17 (6.88%) JavaScript
4 14 (5.67%) C++
5 9 (3.64%) C#
5 9 (3.64%) Python
6 8 (3.24%) VB.NET
7 7 (2.83%) VB
8 6 (2.43%) Perl
8 6 (2.43%) PHP
9 5 (2.02%) Bash Shell
9 5 (2.02%) C
10 4 (1.62%) Ruby
10 4 (1.62%) Scala
10 4 (1.62%) VBA
11 2 (0.81%) AWK
11 2 (0.81%) Bourne shell
11 2 (0.81%) sed
11 2 (0.81%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.81%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 138 (55.87%) Degree
2 26 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (8.91%) MCSE
4 8 (3.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (2.02%) MCSA
5 5 (2.02%) SC Cleared
5 5 (2.02%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.21%) CISA
6 3 (1.21%) CISSP
7 2 (0.81%) CIMA
7 2 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.81%) DBS Check
7 2 (0.81%) HND
7 2 (0.81%) ISEB
7 2 (0.81%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.81%) MCDST
7 2 (0.81%) MCITP
7 2 (0.81%) MCT
7 2 (0.81%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.40%) (ISC)2 CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.21%) QA
2 2 (0.81%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.81%) SLA
3 1 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 47 (19.03%) Active Directory
2 8 (3.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.43%) Terminal Services
4 3 (1.21%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.40%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.40%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (1.21%) SCCM
2 2 (0.81%) Nessus
2 2 (0.81%) Nmap
2 2 (0.81%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.40%) SCOM
3 1 (0.40%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 79 (31.98%) Microsoft
2 33 (13.36%) Oracle
3 12 (4.86%) VMware
4 9 (3.64%) Citrix
5 7 (2.83%) Cisco
6 6 (2.43%) Avaya
6 6 (2.43%) McAfee
6 6 (2.43%) Sophos
7 4 (1.62%) Sage
8 2 (0.81%) Cognos
8 2 (0.81%) Google
8 2 (0.81%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.81%) Sybase
9 1 (0.40%) Anaplan
9 1 (0.40%) Apple
9 1 (0.40%) BT
9 1 (0.40%) SAP
9 1 (0.40%) Splunk
9 1 (0.40%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.40%) TOWER Software
South West London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £260000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Hertfordshire County Council
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
StarBase
Posted: 4 days ago
South West
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + benefits and shift allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £22k - 26k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £22k - 26k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £23,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Capita plc
Salary: £18000 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Hammersmith or Littlehampton, West Sussex
The Body Shop International
Salary: £16,000 - £18,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Hammersmith or Littlehampton, West Sussex
The Body Shop International
Salary: £16,000 - £18,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Thame
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £21000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Ford Credit Europe Ltd
Salary: Circa £30,000 - £35,000 (doe) + excellent benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
City, London
Linx-networks.com
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £20000 - £21000 per annum + Commission
Posted: 26 days ago