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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Graduate
Rank 799 798 814
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +16
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Graduate 73 55 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.068% 0.055% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.072% 0.058% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 61 47 54
Average salary £23,000 £25,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £17,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,800 £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
100964 94057 104141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.39% 94.25% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 82543 79050 89527
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -28 25 £30,000 +12.67% 6
South East -7 17 £24,500 +8.88% 4
North West -9 10 £20,000 -16.66%
East Midlands +6 9 £20,000 -20.00%
East of England -24 5 £24,000 +22.29% 1
South West - 3 £22,500 -
West Midlands -11 2 £21,250 -15.00%
Yorkshire -40 2 £18,500 -10.84%
IT Graduate
UK

IT Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 95 (56.21%) Degree
2 58 (34.32%) SQL
3 47 (27.81%) Computer Science
4 36 (21.30%) Windows
5 30 (17.75%) Finance
6 26 (15.38%) .NET
6 26 (15.38%) C#
6 26 (15.38%) Java
6 26 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
7 24 (14.20%) Oracle
8 22 (13.02%) MS Office
8 22 (13.02%) Banking
9 21 (12.43%) Microsoft
10 17 (10.06%) SQL Server
11 16 (9.47%) Active Directory
11 16 (9.47%) Windows 7
12 15 (8.88%) Windows Server 2008
13 14 (8.28%) MS Excel
13 14 (8.28%) CRM
13 14 (8.28%) C++
14 12 (7.10%) Linux
14 12 (7.10%) Internet
15 11 (6.51%) PL/SQL
15 11 (6.51%) MS Exchange
16 10 (5.92%) Citrix
16 10 (5.92%) Cisco
16 10 (5.92%) Project Management
16 10 (5.92%) Agile Software Development
17 9 (5.33%) PowerShell
17 9 (5.33%) Service Management

IT Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 11 (6.51%) MS Exchange
2 5 (2.96%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (2.37%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (2.37%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (2.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (2.37%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.78%) Documentum
4 3 (1.78%) GroupWise
4 3 (1.78%) IBM Notes
4 3 (1.78%) Lotus Domino
5 2 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.59%) FileNet
6 1 (0.59%) Apache
Applications
1 22 (13.02%) MS Office
2 14 (8.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.59%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.10%) Internet
2 6 (3.55%) LAN
3 5 (2.96%) VPN
4 4 (2.37%) WAN
4 4 (2.37%) Extranet
4 4 (2.37%) Firewall
4 4 (2.37%) Wireless
4 4 (2.37%) Intranet
5 3 (1.78%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.78%) CTI
6 1 (0.59%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.59%) Cisco IPT
6 1 (0.59%) DHCP
6 1 (0.59%) DNS
6 1 (0.59%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (10.06%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.33%) Relational Database
3 4 (2.37%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.78%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.59%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.59%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.59%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (1.78%) Subversion
2 1 (0.59%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.59%) PEAR
2 1 (0.59%) PHPUnit
2 1 (0.59%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.59%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 30 (17.75%) Finance
2 22 (13.02%) Banking
3 6 (3.55%) Law
4 5 (2.96%) French Language
5 4 (2.37%) German Language
5 4 (2.37%) Italian Language
5 4 (2.37%) Spanish Language
6 3 (1.78%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.78%) Retail
6 3 (1.78%) Marketing
6 3 (1.78%) Front Office
6 3 (1.78%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.18%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.59%) Portuguese Language
8 1 (0.59%) Russian Language
8 1 (0.59%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.59%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (15.38%) .NET
2 8 (4.73%) XML
3 6 (3.55%) HTML
4 5 (2.96%) ASP.NET
5 4 (2.37%) CSS
5 4 (2.37%) jQuery
6 3 (1.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 3 (1.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (1.78%) XSLT
6 3 (1.78%) .NET Framework
6 3 (1.78%) JSON
6 3 (1.78%) WCF
6 3 (1.78%) LINQ
7 1 (0.59%) ODBC
7 1 (0.59%) EDI
7 1 (0.59%) LAMP
7 1 (0.59%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 47 (27.81%) Computer Science
2 26 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.55%) Hedge funds
3 6 (3.55%) Mathematics
4 5 (2.96%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.37%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (2.37%) iPad
5 4 (2.37%) Blackberry
6 3 (1.78%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.18%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.18%) Derivative
8 1 (0.59%) Social Media
8 1 (0.59%) Physics
8 1 (0.59%) CMDB
8 1 (0.59%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.59%) iDTV
8 1 (0.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.59%) Replication
8 1 (0.59%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.59%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 36 (21.30%) Windows
2 16 (9.47%) Windows 7
3 15 (8.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (7.10%) Linux
5 7 (4.14%) Windows XP
6 3 (1.78%) UNIX
6 3 (1.78%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.18%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.59%) Android
8 1 (0.59%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.59%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (8.28%) CRM
2 10 (5.92%) Project Management
2 10 (5.92%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (5.33%) Service Management
4 8 (4.73%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (4.73%) Mentoring
5 7 (4.14%) E-Commerce
5 7 (4.14%) Change Management
6 6 (3.55%) TDD
6 6 (3.55%) Pair Programming
6 6 (3.55%) Software Engineering
6 6 (3.55%) ITIL
6 6 (3.55%) DevOps
6 6 (3.55%) Time Management
7 5 (2.96%) Migration
8 4 (2.37%) Analytics
8 4 (2.37%) Information Assurance
9 3 (1.78%) Automation Testing
9 3 (1.78%) Business Analysis
9 3 (1.78%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 58 (34.32%) SQL
2 26 (15.38%) C#
2 26 (15.38%) Java
3 14 (8.28%) C++
4 11 (6.51%) PL/SQL
5 9 (5.33%) PowerShell
5 9 (5.33%) VB.NET
6 8 (4.73%) C
6 8 (4.73%) Perl
7 7 (4.14%) PHP
8 6 (3.55%) VBA
9 5 (2.96%) VB
10 4 (2.37%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.78%) JavaScript
12 2 (1.18%) COBOL
13 1 (0.59%) VBScript
13 1 (0.59%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.59%) VC++
13 1 (0.59%) Python
Qualifications
1 95 (56.21%) Degree
2 6 (3.55%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (3.55%) Sun Certification
3 5 (2.96%) HND
4 4 (2.37%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (2.37%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.18%) MCTS
5 2 (1.18%) Postgraduate
5 2 (1.18%) MCSE
5 2 (1.18%) MCSA
6 1 (0.59%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.59%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.55%) SLA
2 4 (2.37%) QA
3 1 (0.59%) DICOM
System Software
1 16 (9.47%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.18%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.18%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (0.59%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.59%) XenApp
4 1 (0.59%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (2.37%) Cryoserver
2 1 (0.59%) Control-M
2 1 (0.59%) Nessus
Vendors
1 24 (14.20%) Oracle
2 21 (12.43%) Microsoft
3 10 (5.92%) Cisco
3 10 (5.92%) Citrix
4 6 (3.55%) VMware
5 5 (2.96%) HP
6 4 (2.37%) McAfee
6 4 (2.37%) Websense
6 4 (2.37%) Mitel
6 4 (2.37%) Open Text
6 4 (2.37%) Juniper
6 4 (2.37%) Riverbed
7 3 (1.78%) Novell
7 3 (1.78%) Lotus
7 3 (1.78%) Thunderhead
8 2 (1.18%) Apple
9 1 (0.59%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.59%) Remedy
9 1 (0.59%) IBM
9 1 (0.59%) SAP
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