The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate role in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow 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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate
Rank 86 103 78
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 11 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.98% 0.30% 0.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 0.31% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 6
Average salary £22,500 £23,500 £23,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.25% +1.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,000 £19,100 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,900 £24,500
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £23,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +2.22%
Graduate
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Glasgow 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
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1082 1288 873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.01% 96.91% 94.38%
Number of salaries quoted 725 827 495
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Graduate
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Graduate Salary Trend in Glasgow

Graduate
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Graduate across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 26 February 2015.

Graduate Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 16 (66.67%) Degree
2 10 (41.67%) C#
2 10 (41.67%) .NET
2 10 (41.67%) Computer Science
3 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET
4 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 7 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 6 (25.00%) HTML
7 5 (20.83%) CSS
7 5 (20.83%) Oracle
7 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
8 4 (16.67%) Java
8 4 (16.67%) SQL
8 4 (16.67%) Mobile App
9 3 (12.50%) Analytics
9 3 (12.50%) REST
9 3 (12.50%) Social Media
9 3 (12.50%) Relational Database
9 3 (12.50%) Mentoring
9 3 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (12.50%) Umbraco
9 3 (12.50%) Software Engineering
9 3 (12.50%) jQuery
9 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (12.50%) Ajax
9 3 (12.50%) SOAP
9 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (12.50%) XHTML
10 2 (8.33%) MS Excel

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (12.50%) Umbraco
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Hyperion Planning
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.17%) MySQL
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (41.67%) .NET
2 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 6 (25.00%) HTML
4 5 (20.83%) CSS
5 3 (12.50%) SOAP
5 3 (12.50%) Ajax
5 3 (12.50%) jQuery
5 3 (12.50%) REST
5 3 (12.50%) XHTML
6 2 (8.33%) XML
7 1 (4.17%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (4.17%) HTML5
7 1 (4.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) Computer Science
2 7 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (16.67%) Mobile App
4 3 (12.50%) Social Media
5 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.17%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) Android
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (4.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) Software Engineering
1 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (12.50%) Analytics
1 3 (12.50%) Mentoring
2 2 (8.33%) Project Management
3 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2
3 1 (4.17%) SOA
3 1 (4.17%) ETL
3 1 (4.17%) Web Development
3 1 (4.17%) Refactoring
3 1 (4.17%) Unit Testing
3 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (4.17%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (4.17%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) C#
2 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (16.67%) SQL
3 4 (16.67%) Java
4 2 (8.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 16 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) HND
2 1 (4.17%) Postgraduate
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.17%) MOS
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
1 5 (20.83%) Oracle
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco
2 1 (4.17%) Hyperion
2 1 (4.17%) Informatica
2 1 (4.17%) VMware