The first table below looks at the demand for the IT Graduate role in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Graduate in their job title over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Kent region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Graduate
Rank 103 93 78
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -15
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Graduate 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.090% 0.094% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.093% 0.097% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £25,000 £22,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £21,250 £23,750 £21,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +10.46%
Job Titles Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1081 1031 784
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 97.83% 97.26% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 929 882 690
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
IT Graduate
South East

IT Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

IT Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

IT Graduate
Salary Trend in Kent

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

IT Graduate Salary Trend in Kent

IT Graduate
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Graduate within the Kent region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Folkestone - 1 £25,000 -
IT Graduate
South East

IT Graduate
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region that cited IT 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 IT Graduate in their job title.

1 2 (66.67%) CTI
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (66.67%) CRM
1 2 (66.67%) Documentum
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) Thunderhead
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (66.67%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Windows

IT Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region that cited IT 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 IT Graduate in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) Documentum
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Thunderhead
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft