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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Graduate
Rank 773 773 803
Rank change year-on-year
0 +30
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Graduate 77 73 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.078% 0.076% 0.070%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.082% 0.081% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 71 61 71
Average salary £22,000 £24,000 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £19,000 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £20,623 £24,000 £20,500
% change year-on-year
-14.07% +17.07%
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
93674 90433 98244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.80% 94.55% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 78627 73802 84913
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 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 30 January 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 30 January 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
South East -13 30 £18,125 -24.47% 8
London -10 22 £23,000 -23.33% 6
North West -5 7 £22,500 +8.43% 1
Yorkshire -9 7 £21,000 +10.52%
East of England -7 6 £23,750 +26.66% 2
West Midlands -16 3 £25,000 +4.16% 1
East Midlands +20 2 £22,750 +10.97%
IT Graduate
UK

IT Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 57 (45.24%) Degree
2 41 (32.54%) Windows
3 31 (24.60%) Computer Science
4 27 (21.43%) MS Office
5 26 (20.63%) Analytical Skills
6 24 (19.05%) SQL
7 22 (17.46%) .NET
8 21 (16.67%) ITIL
8 21 (16.67%) Active Directory
9 20 (15.87%) Retail
10 18 (14.29%) Mathematics
10 18 (14.29%) Microsoft
10 18 (14.29%) SAP
11 17 (13.49%) SQL Server
11 17 (13.49%) EPoS
11 17 (13.49%) Finance
12 15 (11.90%) Windows XP
12 15 (11.90%) Windows 7
13 14 (11.11%) Linux
14 13 (10.32%) C#
15 12 (9.52%) HTML
16 11 (8.73%) Java
16 11 (8.73%) Oracle
17 10 (7.94%) Windows 2000
17 10 (7.94%) MS Excel
17 10 (7.94%) Wireless
17 10 (7.94%) Time Management
18 9 (7.14%) Back Office
18 9 (7.14%) VoIP
19 8 (6.35%) A+ Certification

IT Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 2 (1.59%) GroupWise
1 2 (1.59%) IBM Notes
1 2 (1.59%) Lotus Domino
2 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.79%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.79%) Documentum
Applications
1 27 (21.43%) MS Office
2 10 (7.94%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.94%) Wireless
2 9 (7.14%) VoIP
3 3 (2.38%) VPN
3 3 (2.38%) HTTP
4 2 (1.59%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.59%) DHCP
4 2 (1.59%) DNS
5 1 (0.79%) SAN
5 1 (0.79%) IPv4
5 1 (0.79%) FTP
5 1 (0.79%) WAN
5 1 (0.79%) LAN
5 1 (0.79%) CTI
5 1 (0.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (13.49%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.56%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.17%) RDBMS
4 3 (2.38%) MS Access
5 2 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.79%) Big Data
6 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.79%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Metasploit
General
1 20 (15.87%) Retail
2 17 (13.49%) Finance
3 9 (7.14%) Back Office
4 8 (6.35%) Banking
5 6 (4.76%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.38%) Marketing
7 2 (1.59%) Front Office
7 2 (1.59%) Legal
8 1 (0.79%) Advertising
8 1 (0.79%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (17.46%) .NET
2 12 (9.52%) HTML
3 8 (6.35%) XML
4 3 (2.38%) J2EE
5 2 (1.59%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.59%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 31 (24.60%) Computer Science
2 26 (20.63%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (14.29%) Mathematics
4 17 (13.49%) EPoS
5 4 (3.17%) Hedge funds
6 2 (1.59%) Physics
6 2 (1.59%) Statistics
7 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.79%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.79%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.79%) CESG
7 1 (0.79%) CESG CLAS
7 1 (0.79%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 41 (32.54%) Windows
2 15 (11.90%) Windows XP
2 15 (11.90%) Windows 7
3 14 (11.11%) Linux
4 10 (7.94%) Windows 2000
5 7 (5.56%) Windows 8
6 6 (4.76%) UNIX
7 3 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.79%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.79%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (16.67%) ITIL
2 10 (7.94%) Time Management
3 8 (6.35%) Change Management
3 8 (6.35%) Software Distribution
4 5 (3.97%) Service Management
4 5 (3.97%) Project Management
5 4 (3.17%) E-Commerce
6 3 (2.38%) Web Development
6 3 (2.38%) Business Development
6 3 (2.38%) Software Testing
6 3 (2.38%) Information Assurance
6 3 (2.38%) ERP
6 3 (2.38%) MVC
6 3 (2.38%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (1.59%) Risk Management
7 2 (1.59%) Migration
7 2 (1.59%) CRM
7 2 (1.59%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (1.59%) ITIL V3
7 2 (1.59%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (19.05%) SQL
2 13 (10.32%) C#
3 11 (8.73%) Java
4 5 (3.97%) JavaScript
5 4 (3.17%) C++
5 4 (3.17%) VB.NET
5 4 (3.17%) VBA
5 4 (3.17%) Python
6 3 (2.38%) Perl
7 2 (1.59%) PHP
7 2 (1.59%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.79%) C
8 1 (0.79%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.79%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 57 (45.24%) Degree
2 8 (6.35%) A+ Certification
3 4 (3.17%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.59%) MCP
4 2 (1.59%) Postgraduate
4 2 (1.59%) Sun Certification
4 2 (1.59%) CCNA
4 2 (1.59%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.79%) PCI QSA
5 1 (0.79%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.79%) CCNP
5 1 (0.79%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.59%) SLA
2 1 (0.79%) QA
2 1 (0.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.38%) vSphere
3 2 (1.59%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.79%) Nessus
1 1 (0.79%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 18 (14.29%) SAP
2 11 (8.73%) Oracle
3 6 (4.76%) Cisco
4 4 (3.17%) VMware
5 2 (1.59%) NetApp
5 2 (1.59%) Novell
5 2 (1.59%) Lotus
5 2 (1.59%) Citrix
6 1 (0.79%) Google
6 1 (0.79%) Coverity
6 1 (0.79%) Fidessa
6 1 (0.79%) HP
6 1 (0.79%) Adobe
6 1 (0.79%) Thunderhead
6 1 (0.79%) Apple
6 1 (0.79%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.79%) Bloomberg
Canterbury, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £16,000 to £21,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Basildon, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire, South East, United Kingdom
Zurich
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £20,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Quindell Resourcing
Salary: From £16,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Vadis People
Salary: c£24,000 - £28,000 plus ex bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £15000 - £17000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £22000 - £29000 per annum + benfits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £18k - 24k per year + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £20,000 to £23,000 per annum + Pension, Private Healthcare, 25 da
Posted: 5 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £26,000 to £26,000 per annum + extensive training & benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £26,000 to £26,000 per annum + extensive training & benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Kingston upon Thames
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Kingston upon Thames
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum + Industry
Posted: 25 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £27,000 - £35,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 26 days ago