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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank 63 47 38
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 14 12 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 1.94% 2.32% 5.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.99% 2.47% 5.27%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 33
Average salary £25,000 £27,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -
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
702 485 645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 97.36% 93.81% 97.88%
Number of salaries quoted 611 427 622
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £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 24 December 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 27 (69.23%) C#
2 25 (64.10%) Degree
3 17 (43.59%) .NET
4 15 (38.46%) Computer Science
5 14 (35.90%) HTML
6 13 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 11 (28.21%) Software Engineering
8 9 (23.08%) CSS
9 8 (20.51%) SQL
10 7 (17.95%) MVC
10 7 (17.95%) .NET Framework
11 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET
11 6 (15.38%) XML
11 6 (15.38%) Ethernet
11 6 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (15.38%) Automated Testing
11 6 (15.38%) QA
11 6 (15.38%) Selenium
11 6 (15.38%) Manual Testing
11 6 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
12 5 (12.82%) Technical Architecture
12 5 (12.82%) jQuery
12 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET MVC
13 4 (10.26%) Perl
13 4 (10.26%) PHP
13 4 (10.26%) MySQL
13 4 (10.26%) Windows
13 4 (10.26%) FTP
13 4 (10.26%) Internet

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 1 (2.56%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.38%) Ethernet
2 4 (10.26%) FTP
2 4 (10.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (10.26%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (10.26%) MySQL
3 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (15.38%) Selenium
2 2 (5.13%) NUnit
2 2 (5.13%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (2.56%) Moq
3 1 (2.56%) Subversion
3 1 (2.56%) MSTest
General
1 3 (7.69%) Electronics
2 2 (5.13%) Finance
3 1 (2.56%) Games
3 1 (2.56%) Marketing
3 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.56%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (43.59%) .NET
2 14 (35.90%) HTML
3 9 (23.08%) CSS
4 7 (17.95%) .NET Framework
5 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET
5 6 (15.38%) XML
6 5 (12.82%) jQuery
6 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (10.26%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 4 (10.26%) Razor View Engine
7 4 (10.26%) Ajax
8 2 (5.13%) Web Services
8 2 (5.13%) WCF
8 2 (5.13%) CSS3
8 2 (5.13%) HTML5
9 1 (2.56%) PhoneGap
9 1 (2.56%) Unity DI Container
9 1 (2.56%) Castle Windsor
9 1 (2.56%) Ninject
9 1 (2.56%) SubSonic
Miscellaneous
1 15 (38.46%) Computer Science
2 6 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (7.69%) Internet of Things
3 3 (7.69%) Mathematics
4 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.56%) Economics
5 1 (2.56%) Statistics
5 1 (2.56%) Physics
5 1 (2.56%) Chemistry
5 1 (2.56%) Biology
5 1 (2.56%) Life Science
5 1 (2.56%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (2.56%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.26%) Windows
2 2 (5.13%) Linux
3 1 (2.56%) Android
3 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.56%) AIX
3 1 (2.56%) HPUX
3 1 (2.56%) Solaris
3 1 (2.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.21%) Software Engineering
2 7 (17.95%) MVC
3 6 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (15.38%) Automated Testing
3 6 (15.38%) Manual Testing
4 5 (12.82%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (10.26%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (10.26%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (5.13%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.13%) Analytics
6 2 (5.13%) Project Management
7 1 (2.56%) Web Analytics
7 1 (2.56%) TDD
7 1 (2.56%) Content Management
7 1 (2.56%) Risk Management
7 1 (2.56%) Scrum
7 1 (2.56%) Web Application Development
7 1 (2.56%) Web Development
7 1 (2.56%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.56%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 27 (69.23%) C#
2 13 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 8 (20.51%) SQL
4 4 (10.26%) Perl
4 4 (10.26%) PHP
5 2 (5.13%) C++
6 1 (2.56%) C
6 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.56%) VB
6 1 (2.56%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.56%) VC++
Qualifications
1 25 (64.10%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.38%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (5.13%) VMware
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.56%) Red Hat
Guildford, Surrey
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago