The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate
Rank 51 57 53
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 25 30 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 3.50% 3.42% 4.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.56% 3.54% 4.42%
Number of salaries quoted 25 29 32
Average salary £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,700 £22,900 £21,550
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £24,500 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+8.88% -
Graduate
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Guildford 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
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
703 847 882
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 98.46% 96.47% 98.11%
Number of salaries quoted 623 727 747
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +15.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £25,350
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 3 July 2015, 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 34 (59.65%) C#
2 32 (56.14%) Computer Science
3 29 (50.88%) .NET
4 25 (43.86%) Software Engineering
5 22 (38.60%) Java
6 19 (33.33%) SQL
6 19 (33.33%) OO
6 19 (33.33%) Finance
6 19 (33.33%) Mathematics
7 17 (29.82%) Degree
8 15 (26.32%) Banking
8 15 (26.32%) Investment Banking
8 15 (26.32%) XML
8 15 (26.32%) Enterprise Software
9 12 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (21.05%) MVC
9 12 (21.05%) C++
10 11 (19.30%) Internet
11 10 (17.54%) TDD
12 9 (15.79%) Telecoms
12 9 (15.79%) VB
12 9 (15.79%) Windows
13 8 (14.04%) VB.NET
13 8 (14.04%) PHP
13 8 (14.04%) ASP.NET
13 8 (14.04%) Scrum
13 8 (14.04%) WinForms
13 8 (14.04%) NUnit
13 8 (14.04%) .NET Framework
13 8 (14.04%) WCF

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 4 (7.02%) SAS
2 2 (3.51%) JBoss
2 2 (3.51%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.51%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (19.30%) Internet
2 6 (10.53%) FTP
3 3 (5.26%) Ethernet
4 2 (3.51%) GSM
4 2 (3.51%) UMTS
4 2 (3.51%) RTP
4 2 (3.51%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (3.51%) RANAP
4 2 (3.51%) LTE
4 2 (3.51%) Diameter Protocol
5 1 (1.75%) NFC
5 1 (1.75%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.53%) MySQL
2 4 (7.02%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.51%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (14.04%) NUnit
1 8 (14.04%) MSTest
1 8 (14.04%) Rhino Mocks
1 8 (14.04%) Moq
2 4 (7.02%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.51%) RSpec
General
1 19 (33.33%) Finance
2 15 (26.32%) Banking
2 15 (26.32%) Investment Banking
3 9 (15.79%) Telecoms
4 4 (7.02%) Electronics
4 4 (7.02%) Retail
5 3 (5.26%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (50.88%) .NET
2 15 (26.32%) XML
3 8 (14.04%) ASP.NET
3 8 (14.04%) WinForms
3 8 (14.04%) .NET Framework
3 8 (14.04%) WCF
3 8 (14.04%) WPF
3 8 (14.04%) Spring.NET
3 8 (14.04%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (14.04%) Castle Windsor
3 8 (14.04%) Ninject
3 8 (14.04%) Unity DI Container
4 4 (7.02%) Ruby on Rails
5 3 (5.26%) HTML
5 3 (5.26%) Web Services
5 3 (5.26%) CSS
6 2 (3.51%) JDBC
6 2 (3.51%) Spring
6 2 (3.51%) jQuery
6 2 (3.51%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 32 (56.14%) Computer Science
2 19 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 15 (26.32%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (14.04%) Inversion of Control
5 3 (5.26%) Internet of Things
6 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.51%) Telematics
6 2 (3.51%) Physics
6 2 (3.51%) Economics
6 2 (3.51%) Statistics
7 1 (1.75%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.75%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.75%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.79%) Windows
2 5 (8.77%) Android
2 5 (8.77%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (43.86%) Software Engineering
2 19 (33.33%) OO
3 12 (21.05%) MVC
3 12 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (17.54%) TDD
5 8 (14.04%) Scrum
5 8 (14.04%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (14.04%) MVVM
5 8 (14.04%) Web Application Development
5 8 (14.04%) Kanban
5 8 (14.04%) Dependency Injection
6 4 (7.02%) Data Analysis
7 3 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (3.51%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (3.51%) Technical Analysis
8 2 (3.51%) Multithreading
9 1 (1.75%) Time Management
9 1 (1.75%) Computer Security
9 1 (1.75%) OO PHP
9 1 (1.75%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 34 (59.65%) C#
2 22 (38.60%) Java
3 19 (33.33%) SQL
4 12 (21.05%) C++
5 9 (15.79%) VB
6 8 (14.04%) VB.NET
6 8 (14.04%) PHP
7 6 (10.53%) Perl
8 4 (7.02%) Ruby
8 4 (7.02%) JavaScript
9 2 (3.51%) R
10 1 (1.75%) VBA
10 1 (1.75%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (29.82%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (1.75%) Microsoft
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
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