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

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank 100 89 79
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 13 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.96% 0.89% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.99% 0.93% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 6
Average salary £22,500 £21,750 £19,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +10.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,250 £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £22,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -2.17%
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
1309 1070 891
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.39% 95.11% 93.49%
Number of salaries quoted 767 717 589
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

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 12 September 2014.

Graduate Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, 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 22 (64.71%) .NET
2 21 (61.76%) C#
2 21 (61.76%) ASP.NET
3 20 (58.82%) SQL Server
4 16 (47.06%) MVC
4 16 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (44.12%) SEO
5 15 (44.12%) User Experience Design
5 15 (44.12%) User Experience
6 11 (32.35%) Java
7 7 (20.59%) Degree
8 6 (17.65%) SQL
9 5 (14.71%) JavaScript
9 5 (14.71%) HTML
9 5 (14.71%) CSS
10 4 (11.76%) XML
10 4 (11.76%) Python
10 4 (11.76%) Finance
11 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
11 3 (8.82%) Hibernate
11 3 (8.82%) jQuery
11 3 (8.82%) Spring
11 3 (8.82%) Computer Science
11 3 (8.82%) HTML5
12 2 (5.88%) Open Source
12 2 (5.88%) Test Automation
12 2 (5.88%) Scala
12 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
12 2 (5.88%) CSS3
12 2 (5.88%) Web Application Development

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, 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 1 (2.94%) Joomla!
1 1 (2.94%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (58.82%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.94%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.94%) Big Data
General
1 4 (11.76%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Law
2 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.94%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (64.71%) .NET
2 21 (61.76%) ASP.NET
3 5 (14.71%) CSS
3 5 (14.71%) HTML
4 4 (11.76%) XML
5 3 (8.82%) jQuery
5 3 (8.82%) HTML5
5 3 (8.82%) Hibernate
5 3 (8.82%) Spring
6 2 (5.88%) Ajax
6 2 (5.88%) CSS3
7 1 (2.94%) REST
7 1 (2.94%) XHTML
7 1 (2.94%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.94%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (44.12%) User Experience
2 3 (8.82%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.88%) Open Source
3 2 (5.88%) Mathematics
3 2 (5.88%) Physics
3 2 (5.88%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.94%) GIS
4 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.94%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) MVC
1 16 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (44.12%) SEO
2 15 (44.12%) User Experience Design
3 2 (5.88%) Test Automation
3 2 (5.88%) Software Engineering
3 2 (5.88%) UML
3 2 (5.88%) OO
3 2 (5.88%) Web Application Development
4 1 (2.94%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (2.94%) Data Management
4 1 (2.94%) Automated Testing
4 1 (2.94%) Data Modelling
4 1 (2.94%) OOD
4 1 (2.94%) Quality Management
4 1 (2.94%) Scrum
4 1 (2.94%) Web Design
4 1 (2.94%) Information Security
4 1 (2.94%) Use Case
4 1 (2.94%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 21 (61.76%) C#
2 11 (32.35%) Java
3 6 (17.65%) SQL
4 5 (14.71%) JavaScript
5 4 (11.76%) Python
6 2 (5.88%) PHP
6 2 (5.88%) Scala
7 1 (2.94%) C
7 1 (2.94%) C++
7 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.94%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (20.59%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.94%) Adobe
London & Glasgow
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago