The first table below looks at the demand for the Graduate role in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Guildford region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank 56 39 55
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 31 50 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 3.40% 5.64% 3.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.55% 5.74% 3.76%
Number of salaries quoted 28 48 29
Average salary £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £27,725 £30,300
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £23,500 £23,500
% change year-on-year
-2.12% -
Job Titles Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
873 871 772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 95.83% 98.20% 96.14%
Number of salaries quoted 739 714 730
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Graduate
Surrey

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Graduate
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Graduate Salary Trend in Guildford

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 37 (86.05%) Degree
2 27 (62.79%) .NET
3 26 (60.47%) C#
3 26 (60.47%) HTML
4 22 (51.16%) Microsoft
4 22 (51.16%) SQL
5 20 (46.51%) ASP.NET
6 19 (44.19%) CSS
6 19 (44.19%) MS Excel
6 19 (44.19%) Software Engineering
7 18 (41.86%) MVC
8 17 (39.53%) .NET Framework
9 15 (34.88%) Microsoft Certification
9 15 (34.88%) VBA
9 15 (34.88%) Finance
9 15 (34.88%) Financial Modelling
9 15 (34.88%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (18.60%) Mathematics
11 7 (16.28%) Security Cleared
11 7 (16.28%) SharePoint
11 7 (16.28%) SQL Server
11 7 (16.28%) JavaScript
12 6 (13.95%) Java
12 6 (13.95%) Physics
12 6 (13.95%) jQuery
13 5 (11.63%) VB.NET
14 4 (9.30%) C
14 4 (9.30%) C++
14 4 (9.30%) PHP
14 4 (9.30%) SOAP

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 7 (16.28%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.98%) SAS
3 1 (2.33%) GlassFish
3 1 (2.33%) Confluence
3 1 (2.33%) Mule
3 1 (2.33%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 19 (44.19%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.28%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Checkstyle
1 1 (2.33%) JIRA
1 1 (2.33%) Maven
1 1 (2.33%) FitNesse
1 1 (2.33%) EasyMock
1 1 (2.33%) IntelliJ
1 1 (2.33%) Ant
1 1 (2.33%) JUnit
1 1 (2.33%) FindBugs
1 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.33%) Mockito
1 1 (2.33%) Cucumber
1 1 (2.33%) SoapUI
1 1 (2.33%) Hudson
General
1 15 (34.88%) Finance
2 3 (6.98%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.33%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (62.79%) .NET
2 26 (60.47%) HTML
3 20 (46.51%) ASP.NET
4 19 (44.19%) CSS
5 17 (39.53%) .NET Framework
6 15 (34.88%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (13.95%) jQuery
8 4 (9.30%) SOAP
8 4 (9.30%) Ajax
8 4 (9.30%) HTML5
9 3 (6.98%) WCF
9 3 (6.98%) WF
9 3 (6.98%) Web Services
9 3 (6.98%) XML
10 2 (4.65%) XSL
10 2 (4.65%) XSLT
10 2 (4.65%) LINQ
11 1 (2.33%) Java EE
11 1 (2.33%) JSTL
11 1 (2.33%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) Mathematics
2 6 (13.95%) Physics
3 3 (6.98%) Economics
3 3 (6.98%) Statistics
3 3 (6.98%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.98%) Open Source
4 2 (4.65%) VHDL
4 2 (4.65%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (2.33%) Data Conversion
5 1 (2.33%) Firmware
5 1 (2.33%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.65%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (44.19%) Software Engineering
2 18 (41.86%) MVC
3 15 (34.88%) Financial Modelling
4 4 (9.30%) Web Development
4 4 (9.30%) Content Management
5 3 (6.98%) Portfolio Management
5 3 (6.98%) Document Management
5 3 (6.98%) Project Management
6 2 (4.65%) Image Processing
7 1 (2.33%) TDD
7 1 (2.33%) Validation
7 1 (2.33%) OOP
7 1 (2.33%) OO
7 1 (2.33%) ATDD
7 1 (2.33%) BDD
7 1 (2.33%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 26 (60.47%) C#
2 22 (51.16%) SQL
3 15 (34.88%) VBA
4 7 (16.28%) JavaScript
5 6 (13.95%) Java
6 5 (11.63%) VB.NET
7 4 (9.30%) C
7 4 (9.30%) C++
7 4 (9.30%) PHP
8 3 (6.98%) Delphi
9 2 (4.65%) T-SQL
10 1 (2.33%) Embedded C
10 1 (2.33%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 37 (86.05%) Degree
2 15 (34.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (16.28%) Security Cleared
4 3 (6.98%) SC Cleared
4 3 (6.98%) PhD
5 1 (2.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) QA
Vendors
1 22 (51.16%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.30%) Google
3 1 (2.33%) BT
3 1 (2.33%) JBoss
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle