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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Graduate
Rank 819 796 800
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Graduate 61 61 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.058% 0.061% 0.067%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.061% 0.064% 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 52 49 58
Average salary £23,750 £25,000 £22,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +12.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £17,900 £18,050
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £24,000 £21,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
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
99490 94619 104632
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.45% 94.32% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 81521 79375 89786
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% 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 1 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 1 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
(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 -10 22 £30,000 +12.14% 4
South East +10 15 £24,500 +8.88% 4
North West 0 10 £20,000 -16.66%
East Midlands -6 6 £19,750 -21.00% 1
East of England -11 3 £24,000 +22.29% 1
West Midlands -17 2 £21,250 -15.00%
South West - 2 £22,500 -
Yorkshire -48 1 £19,000 -20.83%
IT Graduate
UK

IT Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 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 87 (55.77%) Degree
2 53 (33.97%) SQL
3 46 (29.49%) Computer Science
4 33 (21.15%) Windows
5 26 (16.67%) Finance
5 26 (16.67%) .NET
5 26 (16.67%) C#
6 24 (15.38%) Java
7 23 (14.74%) Analytical Skills
8 22 (14.10%) Oracle
9 20 (12.82%) MS Office
9 20 (12.82%) Microsoft
10 19 (12.18%) Banking
11 17 (10.90%) SQL Server
12 15 (9.62%) Windows 7
13 14 (8.97%) Windows Server 2008
13 14 (8.97%) MS Excel
13 14 (8.97%) CRM
14 13 (8.33%) Active Directory
15 12 (7.69%) C++
16 11 (7.05%) Linux
17 10 (6.41%) Internet
17 10 (6.41%) Cisco
17 10 (6.41%) Project Management
18 9 (5.77%) Service Management
18 9 (5.77%) VB.NET
18 9 (5.77%) PL/SQL
18 9 (5.77%) Agile Software Development
19 8 (5.13%) Mentoring
19 8 (5.13%) C

IT Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 8 (5.13%) MS Exchange
2 4 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (2.56%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (2.56%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (2.56%) IBM Notes
2 4 (2.56%) Lotus Domino
2 4 (2.56%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.56%) GroupWise
2 4 (2.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (1.92%) Documentum
4 1 (0.64%) FileNet
Applications
1 20 (12.82%) MS Office
2 14 (8.97%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.64%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.41%) Internet
2 4 (2.56%) LAN
2 4 (2.56%) WAN
2 4 (2.56%) Extranet
2 4 (2.56%) Intranet
2 4 (2.56%) Wireless
3 3 (1.92%) Firewall
3 3 (1.92%) CTI
3 3 (1.92%) VPN
4 1 (0.64%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (10.90%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.49%) Relational Database
3 4 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.64%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.64%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (1.92%) Subversion
2 1 (0.64%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (0.64%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.64%) Metasploit
General
1 26 (16.67%) Finance
2 19 (12.18%) Banking
3 6 (3.85%) Law
4 5 (3.21%) French Language
5 4 (2.56%) German Language
5 4 (2.56%) Italian Language
5 4 (2.56%) Spanish Language
5 4 (2.56%) Front Office
6 3 (1.92%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.92%) Marketing
7 2 (1.28%) Retail
7 2 (1.28%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.64%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.64%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.64%) Publishing
8 1 (0.64%) Portuguese Language
8 1 (0.64%) Russian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (16.67%) .NET
2 8 (5.13%) XML
3 5 (3.21%) HTML
3 5 (3.21%) ASP.NET
4 3 (1.92%) CSS
4 3 (1.92%) XSLT
4 3 (1.92%) WCF
4 3 (1.92%) LINQ
4 3 (1.92%) jQuery
4 3 (1.92%) JSON
4 3 (1.92%) .NET Framework
4 3 (1.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 3 (1.92%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (0.64%) EDI
5 1 (0.64%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 46 (29.49%) Computer Science
2 23 (14.74%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.21%) Mathematics
3 5 (3.21%) Hedge funds
4 4 (2.56%) iPad
4 4 (2.56%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (2.56%) Blackberry
5 3 (1.92%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.28%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.28%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.64%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.64%) Equities
7 1 (0.64%) Replication
7 1 (0.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.64%) iDTV
7 1 (0.64%) Derivative
7 1 (0.64%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.64%) CMDB
7 1 (0.64%) Physics
7 1 (0.64%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 33 (21.15%) Windows
2 15 (9.62%) Windows 7
3 14 (8.97%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (7.05%) Linux
5 7 (4.49%) Windows XP
6 3 (1.92%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.28%) Windows Vista
7 2 (1.28%) UNIX
8 1 (0.64%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.64%) Android
8 1 (0.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (8.97%) CRM
2 10 (6.41%) Project Management
3 9 (5.77%) Service Management
3 9 (5.77%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (5.13%) Mentoring
4 8 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (4.49%) Change Management
5 7 (4.49%) E-Commerce
6 6 (3.85%) DevOps
6 6 (3.85%) TDD
6 6 (3.85%) Pair Programming
6 6 (3.85%) Software Engineering
6 6 (3.85%) Time Management
7 5 (3.21%) ITIL
8 4 (2.56%) Information Assurance
8 4 (2.56%) Migration
9 3 (1.92%) MVC
9 3 (1.92%) Business Analysis
9 3 (1.92%) Manual Testing
9 3 (1.92%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 53 (33.97%) SQL
2 26 (16.67%) C#
3 24 (15.38%) Java
4 12 (7.69%) C++
5 9 (5.77%) VB.NET
5 9 (5.77%) PL/SQL
6 8 (5.13%) C
7 7 (4.49%) Perl
7 7 (4.49%) PowerShell
8 6 (3.85%) PHP
8 6 (3.85%) VBA
9 5 (3.21%) VB
10 4 (2.56%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.92%) JavaScript
12 2 (1.28%) COBOL
13 1 (0.64%) VBScript
13 1 (0.64%) VC++
13 1 (0.64%) Python
13 1 (0.64%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 87 (55.77%) Degree
2 6 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (3.85%) Sun Certification
3 5 (3.21%) HND
4 4 (2.56%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.28%) Postgraduate
5 2 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.64%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.64%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.85%) SLA
2 3 (1.92%) QA
3 1 (0.64%) DICOM
System Software
1 13 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.28%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (0.64%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.64%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (2.56%) Cryoserver
2 1 (0.64%) Nessus
Vendors
1 22 (14.10%) Oracle
2 20 (12.82%) Microsoft
3 10 (6.41%) Cisco
4 8 (5.13%) Citrix
5 5 (3.21%) HP
6 4 (2.56%) Riverbed
6 4 (2.56%) VMware
6 4 (2.56%) Mitel
6 4 (2.56%) Novell
6 4 (2.56%) Lotus
6 4 (2.56%) Juniper
6 4 (2.56%) Websense
6 4 (2.56%) McAfee
6 4 (2.56%) Open Text
7 3 (1.92%) Thunderhead
8 2 (1.28%) Apple
9 1 (0.64%) Kofax
9 1 (0.64%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.64%) Remedy
9 1 (0.64%) IBM
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