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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Graduate
Rank 796 802 817
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +15
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Graduate 63 99 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.061% 0.090% 0.055%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.065% 0.095% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 57 86 54
Average salary £24,000 £22,750 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.49% -9.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £19,500 £18,300
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £28,000
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £21,250 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+8.23% -5.55%
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
96689 103951 96080
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.34% 94.50% 94.29%
Number of salaries quoted 80825 85789 80388
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% 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 28 July 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 July 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 +15 32 £26,000 +4.00% 5
West Midlands -7 11 £25,000 +16.27%
South East +25 9 £19,250 -21.42% 5
East Midlands -13 7 £22,000 +10.00%
East of England +7 1 £23,000 -4.16% 5
Yorkshire -2 1 £21,500 -10.41% 1
North West -10 1 £27,500 +44.73%
North East -12 1 £20,000 -6.97%
IT Graduate
UK

IT Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 78 (51.32%) Degree
2 58 (38.16%) SQL
3 44 (28.95%) SQL Server
3 44 (28.95%) Windows
4 41 (26.97%) MS Excel
5 39 (25.66%) Computer Science
6 37 (24.34%) .NET
7 32 (21.05%) MS Office
8 31 (20.39%) HTML
9 30 (19.74%) C#
10 28 (18.42%) Oracle
11 26 (17.11%) Active Directory
12 24 (15.79%) XML
13 23 (15.13%) ITIL
13 23 (15.13%) HTTP
14 22 (14.47%) Analytical Skills
15 17 (11.18%) Windows 7
15 17 (11.18%) Service Management
16 16 (10.53%) Finance
16 16 (10.53%) Project Management
16 16 (10.53%) Mathematics
17 15 (9.87%) Microsoft
18 10 (6.58%) Windows XP
18 10 (6.58%) Java
18 10 (6.58%) JavaScript
18 10 (6.58%) VB.NET
19 9 (5.92%) SAP
19 9 (5.92%) OO
20 8 (5.26%) VMware
20 8 (5.26%) Windows 2000

IT Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 6 (3.95%) MS Exchange
2 3 (1.97%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (1.32%) IIS
3 2 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 41 (26.97%) MS Excel
2 32 (21.05%) MS Office
3 1 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.66%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.63%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.66%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.66%) CSG Singleview
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.66%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (15.13%) HTTP
2 7 (4.61%) VoIP
3 5 (3.29%) VLAN
3 5 (3.29%) Wireless
3 5 (3.29%) DNS
4 4 (2.63%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.97%) IP Telephony
5 3 (1.97%) DHCP
6 2 (1.32%) VPN
6 2 (1.32%) Firewall
6 2 (1.32%) WebEx
7 1 (0.66%) 4G
7 1 (0.66%) 3G
7 1 (0.66%) Internet
7 1 (0.66%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (28.95%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.26%) Crystal Reports
2 8 (5.26%) Relational Database
3 5 (3.29%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.66%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.66%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (0.66%) BODI
6 1 (0.66%) MySQL
6 1 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.66%) MS Access
6 1 (0.66%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (0.66%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (10.53%) Finance
2 7 (4.61%) Banking
3 6 (3.95%) Retail
4 3 (1.97%) Back Office
4 3 (1.97%) Financial Institution
4 3 (1.97%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.66%) Mandarin Language
5 1 (0.66%) Billing
5 1 (0.66%) Marketing
5 1 (0.66%) Legal
5 1 (0.66%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (24.34%) .NET
2 31 (20.39%) HTML
3 24 (15.79%) XML
4 7 (4.61%) CSS
5 5 (3.29%) WinForms
5 5 (3.29%) J2EE
6 4 (2.63%) .NET Framework
7 3 (1.97%) ASP.NET
8 2 (1.32%) Web Services
8 2 (1.32%) HTML5
9 1 (0.66%) Apache Cordova
9 1 (0.66%) CSS3
9 1 (0.66%) Software Packaging
9 1 (0.66%) SOAP
9 1 (0.66%) EDI
9 1 (0.66%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 39 (25.66%) Computer Science
2 22 (14.47%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (10.53%) Mathematics
4 6 (3.95%) Physics
4 6 (3.95%) Hedge funds
5 5 (3.29%) iPhone
5 5 (3.29%) EPoS
6 4 (2.63%) Blackberry
6 4 (2.63%) iPad
7 3 (1.97%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.32%) Fixed Income
8 2 (1.32%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.32%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.32%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.66%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.66%) Data Conversion
9 1 (0.66%) Economics
9 1 (0.66%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 44 (28.95%) Windows
2 17 (11.18%) Windows 7
3 10 (6.58%) Windows XP
4 8 (5.26%) Windows 2000
4 8 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (3.95%) Linux
5 6 (3.95%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.97%) Windows 8
6 3 (1.97%) Mac OS
6 3 (1.97%) Windows Vista
7 2 (1.32%) UNIX
7 2 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.66%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.66%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.66%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.66%) Android
8 1 (0.66%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (15.13%) ITIL
2 17 (11.18%) Service Management
3 16 (10.53%) Project Management
4 9 (5.92%) OO
5 8 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (5.26%) Time Management
5 8 (5.26%) SDLC
6 7 (4.61%) Change Control
6 7 (4.61%) Software Testing
6 7 (4.61%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (3.95%) Business Analysis
7 6 (3.95%) Mentoring
8 5 (3.29%) Software Engineering
9 4 (2.63%) Statistical Analysis
9 4 (2.63%) Dashboard Development
10 3 (1.97%) Software Distribution
10 3 (1.97%) Software Deployment
10 3 (1.97%) BDD
10 3 (1.97%) Web Development
10 3 (1.97%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 58 (38.16%) SQL
2 30 (19.74%) C#
3 10 (6.58%) Java
3 10 (6.58%) JavaScript
3 10 (6.58%) VB.NET
4 7 (4.61%) VBA
4 7 (4.61%) C++
5 6 (3.95%) T-SQL
6 4 (2.63%) Python
6 4 (2.63%) Perl
6 4 (2.63%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.32%) PHP
8 1 (0.66%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.66%) Scala
8 1 (0.66%) Ruby
8 1 (0.66%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.66%) Tcl
8 1 (0.66%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.66%) VB
8 1 (0.66%) C
Qualifications
1 78 (51.32%) Degree
2 5 (3.29%) MCP
3 3 (1.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.97%) A+ Certification
3 3 (1.97%) Sun Certification
4 2 (1.32%) MCSE
4 2 (1.32%) MCITP
5 1 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.32%) QA
1 2 (1.32%) FATCA
2 1 (0.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 26 (17.11%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.97%) vSphere
4 2 (1.32%) XenApp
5 1 (0.66%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.66%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (1.32%) Nagios
1 2 (1.32%) HP Data Protector
1 2 (1.32%) HP SIM
2 1 (0.66%) SCCM
Vendors
1 28 (18.42%) Oracle
2 15 (9.87%) Microsoft
3 9 (5.92%) SAP
4 8 (5.26%) VMware
5 4 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.32%) Citrix
6 2 (1.32%) HP
6 2 (1.32%) LANDesk
6 2 (1.32%) Veeam
6 2 (1.32%) SolarWinds
7 1 (0.66%) Fujitsu
7 1 (0.66%) Google
7 1 (0.66%) Remedy
7 1 (0.66%) BMC
7 1 (0.66%) NetApp
7 1 (0.66%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (0.66%) Adobe
7 1 (0.66%) Sun
7 1 (0.66%) Fidessa
7 1 (0.66%) Cisco
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