The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Graduate
Rank 813 814 807
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Graduate 89 49 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.078% 0.046% 0.068%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.082% 0.049% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 83 48 66
Average salary £23,000 £24,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £18,850 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £20,500 £22,000
% change year-on-year
+12.19% -6.81%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
108008 100411 112253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.48% 94.72% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 88395 84589 96881
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,988 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
IT Graduate
UK

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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -23 51 £25,000 -11.50% 6
Yorkshire -38 14 £21,500 +10.25%
South East -10 9 £22,500 -6.25% 2
South West +6 8 £20,750 +3.75% 3
East of England -4 3 £26,250 +26.50%
North West -1 2 £28,750 +47.43%
West Midlands -2 1 £24,000 +41.17%
IT Graduate
UK

IT Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 82 (49.70%) Degree
2 56 (33.94%) Finance
3 49 (29.70%) SQL
4 35 (21.21%) Computer Science
5 31 (18.79%) Windows
5 31 (18.79%) Microsoft
6 29 (17.58%) Java
7 26 (15.76%) Oracle
8 25 (15.15%) Active Directory
9 24 (14.55%) MS Office
10 22 (13.33%) .NET
11 21 (12.73%) SQL Server
11 21 (12.73%) C#
11 21 (12.73%) Analytics
12 20 (12.12%) QA
12 20 (12.12%) Algorithmic Trading
13 19 (11.52%) Data Management
14 18 (10.91%) Windows 7
15 17 (10.30%) Banking
15 17 (10.30%) C++
15 17 (10.30%) MS Exchange
16 16 (9.70%) MS Excel
16 16 (9.70%) Agile Software Development
17 15 (9.09%) Linux
17 15 (9.09%) Cisco
17 15 (9.09%) Relational Database
18 12 (7.27%) Mobile App
18 12 (7.27%) PL/SQL
18 12 (7.27%) Crystal Reports
18 12 (7.27%) Incident Management

IT Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 17 (10.30%) MS Exchange
2 5 (3.03%) Apache
2 5 (3.03%) Tomcat
2 5 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (1.82%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (1.82%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (1.82%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.61%) Alfresco
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 24 (14.55%) MS Office
2 16 (9.70%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.21%) 3ds Max
3 2 (1.21%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.82%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.61%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.21%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.06%) Internet
1 10 (6.06%) Wireless
2 7 (4.24%) Firewall
3 5 (3.03%) TCP/IP
3 5 (3.03%) VPN
3 5 (3.03%) LAN
3 5 (3.03%) Intranet
4 3 (1.82%) Extranet
5 2 (1.21%) DHCP
5 2 (1.21%) HTTP
5 2 (1.21%) DNS
6 1 (0.61%) Cisco IPT
6 1 (0.61%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.61%) VoIP
6 1 (0.61%) WAN
6 1 (0.61%) Broadband
6 1 (0.61%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (12.73%) SQL Server
2 15 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 12 (7.27%) Crystal Reports
4 7 (4.24%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (3.64%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (3.64%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (3.03%) MySQL
7 4 (2.42%) SQLPlus
8 3 (1.82%) QlikView
8 3 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.21%) Oracle ODI
10 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.61%) Oracle OWB
10 1 (0.61%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (4.85%) NUnit
2 7 (4.24%) Selenium
3 6 (3.64%) Moq
3 6 (3.64%) Visual Studio
3 6 (3.64%) ReSharper
3 6 (3.64%) TeamCity
4 4 (2.42%) PEAR
4 4 (2.42%) PHPUnit
5 1 (0.61%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.61%) JUnit
5 1 (0.61%) Jenkins
General
1 56 (33.94%) Finance
2 17 (10.30%) Banking
3 10 (6.06%) Marketing
4 6 (3.64%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.42%) Law
5 4 (2.42%) Retail
6 3 (1.82%) Spanish Language
6 3 (1.82%) French Language
6 3 (1.82%) German Language
6 3 (1.82%) Publishing
6 3 (1.82%) Games
7 2 (1.21%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.61%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.61%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (13.33%) .NET
2 12 (7.27%) jQuery
3 11 (6.67%) ASP.NET
4 10 (6.06%) HTML
5 8 (4.85%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (4.24%) WCF
7 6 (3.64%) REST
7 6 (3.64%) Web Services
7 6 (3.64%) NHibernate
8 5 (3.03%) XML
8 5 (3.03%) XSL
9 4 (2.42%) LAMP
9 4 (2.42%) CSS
9 4 (2.42%) Ajax
10 3 (1.82%) HTML5
10 3 (1.82%) J2EE
11 2 (1.21%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 2 (1.21%) Middleware
11 2 (1.21%) COM
12 1 (0.61%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 35 (21.21%) Computer Science
2 12 (7.27%) Mobile App
3 10 (6.06%) Mathematics
4 7 (4.24%) Management Information System
5 5 (3.03%) Physics
6 4 (2.42%) Clustering
7 3 (1.82%) Open Source
7 3 (1.82%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (1.82%) Blackberry
7 3 (1.82%) iPad
8 2 (1.21%) Hedge funds
8 2 (1.21%) Fixed Income
8 2 (1.21%) Economics
8 2 (1.21%) Animation
8 2 (1.21%) Blog
8 2 (1.21%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.61%) Social Network
9 1 (0.61%) Derivative
9 1 (0.61%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.61%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 31 (18.79%) Windows
2 18 (10.91%) Windows 7
3 15 (9.09%) Linux
4 11 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (4.85%) UNIX
6 7 (4.24%) Windows 8
7 5 (3.03%) CentOS
7 5 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (2.42%) SUSE
9 3 (1.82%) Android
10 2 (1.21%) AIX
10 2 (1.21%) Solaris
10 2 (1.21%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.61%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (12.73%) Analytics
2 20 (12.12%) Algorithmic Trading
3 19 (11.52%) Data Management
4 16 (9.70%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (7.27%) Incident Management
5 12 (7.27%) Web Development
6 8 (4.85%) OO
6 8 (4.85%) Scrum
6 8 (4.85%) Software Engineering
7 7 (4.24%) Data Migration
7 7 (4.24%) SOA
7 7 (4.24%) Migration
8 6 (3.64%) MVC
8 6 (3.64%) Service Management
8 6 (3.64%) ITIL
8 6 (3.64%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (3.64%) OOP
8 6 (3.64%) CRM
9 5 (3.03%) Investment Management
9 5 (3.03%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (29.70%) SQL
2 29 (17.58%) Java
3 21 (12.73%) C#
4 17 (10.30%) C++
5 12 (7.27%) PL/SQL
6 10 (6.06%) JavaScript
7 7 (4.24%) Perl
8 6 (3.64%) Shell Script
9 5 (3.03%) PHP
9 5 (3.03%) C
10 4 (2.42%) sed
10 4 (2.42%) Python
10 4 (2.42%) AWK
10 4 (2.42%) Bourne shell
11 2 (1.21%) VB
11 2 (1.21%) Ruby
11 2 (1.21%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.61%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.61%) Ada
12 1 (0.61%) VBA
Qualifications
1 82 (49.70%) Degree
2 11 (6.67%) CCNA
2 11 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (2.42%) MCSE
3 4 (2.42%) MCSA
3 4 (2.42%) MCTS
4 2 (1.21%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.61%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.61%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.61%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (12.12%) QA
2 5 (3.03%) HL7
System Software
1 25 (15.15%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.42%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (1.21%) XenApp
4 1 (0.61%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.61%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.61%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (1.82%) Cryoserver
2 2 (1.21%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.61%) Control-M
Vendors
1 31 (18.79%) Microsoft
2 26 (15.76%) Oracle
3 15 (9.09%) Cisco
4 9 (5.45%) Citrix
5 7 (4.24%) VMware
6 5 (3.03%) NetApp
7 4 (2.42%) Business Objects
8 3 (1.82%) Riverbed
8 3 (1.82%) Mitel
8 3 (1.82%) Cognos
8 3 (1.82%) Websense
8 3 (1.82%) McAfee
8 3 (1.82%) Apple
8 3 (1.82%) HP
8 3 (1.82%) Juniper
8 3 (1.82%) Open Text
8 3 (1.82%) Tableau
9 2 (1.21%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.21%) PeopleSoft
9 2 (1.21%) IBM
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