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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Graduate
Rank 806 805 804
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Graduate 78 83 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.076% 0.077% 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.081% 0.082% 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 72 69 45
Average salary £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £19,000 £18,600
10% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £30,000 £29,200
UK excluding London average salary £22,750 £21,500 £23,750
% change year-on-year
+5.81% -9.47%
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
96305 101240 93715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.20% 94.50% 94.25%
Number of salaries quoted 81010 82636 78466
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
London +22 37 £26,000 -9.56% 5
West Midlands +4 11 £25,000 +17.64%
South East +11 10 £20,500 -8.88% 5
East Midlands -7 9 £20,000 - 1
Yorkshire +13 5 £20,000 -16.66% 1
North West -4 4 £25,750 +32.05% 2
North East -6 1 £20,000 -6.97%
East of England -6 1 £23,000 -4.16% 1
IT Graduate
UK

IT Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 73 (50.34%) Degree
2 50 (34.48%) SQL
3 43 (29.66%) Computer Science
4 39 (26.90%) Windows
5 38 (26.21%) MS Excel
6 37 (25.52%) MS Office
7 36 (24.83%) .NET
8 31 (21.38%) SQL Server
9 27 (18.62%) Finance
10 24 (16.55%) C#
11 22 (15.17%) HTML
11 22 (15.17%) Oracle
11 22 (15.17%) Active Directory
12 19 (13.10%) XML
12 19 (13.10%) ITIL
13 18 (12.41%) HTTP
14 17 (11.72%) Microsoft
14 17 (11.72%) Service Management
15 16 (11.03%) VB.NET
16 15 (10.34%) Project Management
17 14 (9.66%) Windows 7
17 14 (9.66%) Banking
18 13 (8.97%) Change Control
18 13 (8.97%) C++
18 13 (8.97%) Analytical Skills
19 12 (8.28%) Business Analysis
19 12 (8.28%) Mathematics
20 10 (6.90%) .NET Framework
20 10 (6.90%) Statistical Analysis
20 10 (6.90%) Java

IT Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 3 (2.07%) MS Exchange
1 3 (2.07%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (1.38%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.38%) IIS
3 1 (0.69%) MQSeries
3 1 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.69%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 38 (26.21%) MS Excel
2 37 (25.52%) MS Office
3 2 (1.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.69%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.76%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.69%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.69%) CSG Singleview
2 1 (0.69%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.38%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.38%) Office 365
2 1 (0.69%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (12.41%) HTTP
2 6 (4.14%) TCP/IP
3 5 (3.45%) VoIP
3 5 (3.45%) Wireless
4 3 (2.07%) IP Telephony
4 3 (2.07%) VLAN
4 3 (2.07%) 3G
4 3 (2.07%) DHCP
4 3 (2.07%) DNS
5 2 (1.38%) Internet
5 2 (1.38%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (1.38%) WebEx
6 1 (0.69%) 4G
6 1 (0.69%) LDAP
6 1 (0.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (21.38%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.83%) Relational Database
3 6 (4.14%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (2.07%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (1.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.38%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.69%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (0.69%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.69%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.69%) BODI
Development Applications
1 1 (0.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 27 (18.62%) Finance
2 14 (9.66%) Banking
3 9 (6.21%) Telecoms
4 8 (5.52%) Retail
5 7 (4.83%) Back Office
6 2 (1.38%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.38%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.69%) Advertising
7 1 (0.69%) Legal
7 1 (0.69%) Billing
7 1 (0.69%) Marketing
7 1 (0.69%) Mandarin Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (24.83%) .NET
2 22 (15.17%) HTML
3 19 (13.10%) XML
4 10 (6.90%) .NET Framework
5 5 (3.45%) WinForms
6 3 (2.07%) J2EE
6 3 (2.07%) CSS
7 2 (1.38%) Web Services
7 2 (1.38%) HTML5
8 1 (0.69%) CSS3
8 1 (0.69%) Apache Cordova
8 1 (0.69%) SOAP
8 1 (0.69%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.69%) EDI
8 1 (0.69%) JMS
8 1 (0.69%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 43 (29.66%) Computer Science
2 13 (8.97%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (8.28%) Mathematics
4 7 (4.83%) iPhone
5 6 (4.14%) iPad
5 6 (4.14%) Physics
5 6 (4.14%) Blackberry
6 5 (3.45%) EPoS
7 4 (2.76%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.38%) Fixed Income
8 2 (1.38%) Hedge funds
8 2 (1.38%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.38%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.69%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.69%) Economics
9 1 (0.69%) Statistics
9 1 (0.69%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 39 (26.90%) Windows
2 14 (9.66%) Windows 7
3 7 (4.83%) Windows XP
4 6 (4.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (3.45%) Linux
5 5 (3.45%) Windows 2000
6 4 (2.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (2.07%) Mac OS
7 3 (2.07%) Windows Vista
8 2 (1.38%) Mac OS X
8 2 (1.38%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.38%) UNIX
9 1 (0.69%) Android
9 1 (0.69%) Solaris
9 1 (0.69%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.69%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.69%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.69%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (13.10%) ITIL
2 17 (11.72%) Service Management
3 15 (10.34%) Project Management
4 13 (8.97%) Change Control
5 12 (8.28%) Business Analysis
6 10 (6.90%) Statistical Analysis
7 7 (4.83%) Software Engineering
7 7 (4.83%) SDLC
8 6 (4.14%) Mentoring
8 6 (4.14%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (4.14%) OO
8 6 (4.14%) Software Testing
9 5 (3.45%) Time Management
9 5 (3.45%) ERP
9 5 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (2.76%) Coaching
11 3 (2.07%) Software Deployment
11 3 (2.07%) Software Distribution
11 3 (2.07%) CRM
11 3 (2.07%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 50 (34.48%) SQL
2 24 (16.55%) C#
3 16 (11.03%) VB.NET
4 13 (8.97%) C++
5 10 (6.90%) Java
6 6 (4.14%) VBA
7 5 (3.45%) JavaScript
7 5 (3.45%) T-SQL
8 4 (2.76%) Python
9 3 (2.07%) Perl
9 3 (2.07%) PHP
9 3 (2.07%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.69%) Scala
10 1 (0.69%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.69%) VB
10 1 (0.69%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.69%) Ada
10 1 (0.69%) Tcl
10 1 (0.69%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 73 (50.34%) Degree
2 3 (2.07%) A+ Certification
2 3 (2.07%) Sun Certification
3 2 (1.38%) MCP
4 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.69%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.38%) QA
1 2 (1.38%) FATCA
2 1 (0.69%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (15.17%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.07%) vSphere
3 2 (1.38%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (1.38%) Nagios
1 2 (1.38%) HP Data Protector
1 2 (1.38%) HP SIM
2 1 (0.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (15.17%) Oracle
2 17 (11.72%) Microsoft
3 9 (6.21%) SAP
4 4 (2.76%) VMware
5 2 (1.38%) Veeam
5 2 (1.38%) SolarWinds
5 2 (1.38%) HP
5 2 (1.38%) Citrix
5 2 (1.38%) Avaya
5 2 (1.38%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.38%) McAfee
5 2 (1.38%) Sophos
6 1 (0.69%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.69%) Remedy
6 1 (0.69%) BMC
6 1 (0.69%) NetApp
6 1 (0.69%) Cognos
6 1 (0.69%) Cisco
6 1 (0.69%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (0.69%) Adobe
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