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

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate
Rank 89 89 95
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 11 19 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.93% 1.44% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% 1.49% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 8 16 4
Average salary £19,375 £19,000 £24,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.97% -23.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £15,750 £19,000 £23,450
10% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £32,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
1089 1279 1097
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 91.74% 96.97% 94.41%
Number of salaries quoted 716 817 656
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 10 (45.45%) Degree
2 8 (36.36%) Computer Science
2 8 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (31.82%) Java
4 5 (22.73%) C#
4 5 (22.73%) .NET
4 5 (22.73%) Relational Database
5 4 (18.18%) SQL
5 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 4 (18.18%) Software Engineering
6 3 (13.64%) VMware
6 3 (13.64%) RDBMS
6 3 (13.64%) Swing
6 3 (13.64%) Servlets
6 3 (13.64%) Web Services
6 3 (13.64%) J2EE
6 3 (13.64%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (13.64%) GlassFish
6 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
6 3 (13.64%) Analytics
7 2 (9.09%) SDLC
7 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
7 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
7 2 (9.09%) Wealth Management
7 2 (9.09%) MySQL
7 2 (9.09%) Oracle
7 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
7 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET
7 2 (9.09%) C++
7 2 (9.09%) XML

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 (13.64%) GlassFish
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) Relational Database
2 3 (13.64%) RDBMS
3 2 (9.09%) MySQL
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
1 2 (9.09%) Financial Institution
1 2 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) .NET
2 3 (13.64%) Swing
2 3 (13.64%) Servlets
2 3 (13.64%) Web Services
2 3 (13.64%) J2EE
3 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET
3 2 (9.09%) XML
4 1 (4.55%) HTML
4 1 (4.55%) CSS
4 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Computer Science
1 8 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.55%) Data Integration
2 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Android
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (18.18%) Software Engineering
2 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
2 3 (13.64%) Analytics
3 2 (9.09%) SDLC
3 2 (9.09%) Wealth Management
3 2 (9.09%) OO
3 2 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (4.55%) Web Development
4 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.55%) Network Design
4 1 (4.55%) MVC
4 1 (4.55%) ETL
4 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.55%) Mobile Development
4 1 (4.55%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) Java
2 5 (22.73%) C#
3 4 (18.18%) SQL
4 2 (9.09%) C++
4 2 (9.09%) PL/SQL
4 2 (9.09%) Python
4 2 (9.09%) Ruby
5 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) MOS
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.55%) HND
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) VMware
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle
3 2 (9.09%) Citrix
3 2 (9.09%) NetApp
4 1 (4.55%) Hyperion
4 1 (4.55%) Informatica
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco