The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate role in IT jobs advertised for the Horsham 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 26 22 17
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 8 4 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 6.11% 3.48% 10.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.15% 3.54% 10.66%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 13
Average salary £26,500 £23,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.76% -6.00%
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -
Graduate
West Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Horsham 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
Horsham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
130 113 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 99.24% 98.26% 96.83%
Number of salaries quoted 114 103 117
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Horsham

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

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in Horsham

Graduate
Salary Trend in Horsham

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

Graduate Salary Trend in Horsham

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Horsham

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Horsham 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 (90.91%) Computer Science
2 9 (81.82%) Software Engineering
2 9 (81.82%) Degree
3 8 (72.73%) Java
3 8 (72.73%) Web Development
4 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
5 6 (54.55%) J2EE
5 6 (54.55%) MySQL
5 6 (54.55%) JSP
5 6 (54.55%) Servlets
5 6 (54.55%) UML
5 6 (54.55%) Apache
5 6 (54.55%) GIS
5 6 (54.55%) Ajax
6 4 (36.36%) C++
7 3 (27.27%) Mathematics
8 2 (18.18%) C#
8 2 (18.18%) SQL
8 2 (18.18%) .NET
8 2 (18.18%) Web Services
8 2 (18.18%) OOD
8 2 (18.18%) Games
8 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
8 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
9 1 (9.09%) C
9 1 (9.09%) HTML
9 1 (9.09%) VB
9 1 (9.09%) VBA
9 1 (9.09%) Oracle

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Horsham 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 6 (54.55%) Apache
2 1 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SPSS
1 1 (9.09%) Simulink
1 1 (9.09%) Maple
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (18.18%) Games
2 1 (9.09%) Avionics
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) J2EE
1 6 (54.55%) JSP
1 6 (54.55%) Servlets
1 6 (54.55%) Ajax
2 2 (18.18%) Web Services
2 2 (18.18%) .NET
3 1 (9.09%) HTML
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
3 1 (9.09%) Silverlight
3 1 (9.09%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 10 (90.91%) Computer Science
2 6 (54.55%) GIS
3 3 (27.27%) Mathematics
4 1 (9.09%) Physics
4 1 (9.09%) Chemistry
4 1 (9.09%) Biology
4 1 (9.09%) Economics
4 1 (9.09%) Statistics
4 1 (9.09%) RIA
4 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Software Engineering
2 8 (72.73%) Web Development
3 6 (54.55%) UML
4 2 (18.18%) OOD
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Monte Carlo Method
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) Java
2 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 4 (36.36%) C++
4 2 (18.18%) C#
4 2 (18.18%) SQL
5 1 (9.09%) VB
5 1 (9.09%) VBA
5 1 (9.09%) Fortran
5 1 (9.09%) Assembly Language
5 1 (9.09%) Pascal
5 1 (9.09%) MATLAB
5 1 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle
1 1 (9.09%) Minitab