The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate role in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Graduate in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank 24 31 43
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 8 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 4.44% 4.37% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.47% 4.42% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 2
Average salary £23,000 £25,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -
Graduate
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Farnborough 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
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
179 181 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 99.44% 98.91% 95.52%
Number of salaries quoted 157 162 192
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Graduate in the job title across the Farnborough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

Graduate
Salary Trend in Farnborough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Graduate across the Farnborough region.

Graduate Salary Trend in Farnborough

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Farnborough region that cited 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 Graduate in their job title.

1 7 (63.64%) C#
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (36.36%) .NET
3 4 (36.36%) TDD
3 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
3 4 (36.36%) WCF
3 4 (36.36%) WPF
3 4 (36.36%) MVVM
4 3 (27.27%) C++
4 3 (27.27%) SQL
4 3 (27.27%) MySQL
4 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
4 3 (27.27%) Windows
4 3 (27.27%) Linux
4 3 (27.27%) MVC
4 3 (27.27%) Finance
4 3 (27.27%) Games
4 3 (27.27%) Scrum
4 3 (27.27%) WinForms
4 3 (27.27%) NUnit
4 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework
4 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (27.27%) Kanban
4 3 (27.27%) Spring.NET
4 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (27.27%) Dependency Injection
4 3 (27.27%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (27.27%) MSTest
4 3 (27.27%) Rhino Mocks
4 3 (27.27%) Moq

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Farnborough region that cited 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 Graduate in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) NUnit
1 3 (27.27%) MSTest
1 3 (27.27%) Rhino Mocks
1 3 (27.27%) Moq
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
1 3 (27.27%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
1 4 (36.36%) WCF
1 4 (36.36%) WPF
2 3 (27.27%) Spring.NET
2 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (27.27%) Castle Windsor
2 3 (27.27%) Ninject
2 3 (27.27%) Unity DI Container
2 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
2 3 (27.27%) WinForms
2 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
2 3 (27.27%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (9.09%) CESG
3 1 (9.09%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) TDD
2 4 (36.36%) MVVM
3 3 (27.27%) Web Application Development
3 3 (27.27%) MVC
3 3 (27.27%) Scrum
3 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (27.27%) Kanban
3 3 (27.27%) Dependency Injection
4 2 (18.18%) OO
4 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
5 1 (9.09%) Information Assurance
5 1 (9.09%) Cyber Security
5 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) C#
2 3 (27.27%) C++
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) PCI QSA
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft