The first table below looks at the demand for the Graduate role in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire 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 23 July 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 Lancashire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank 51 54 47
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 7 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.51% 1.62% 2.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.61% 1.73% 2.65%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 9
Average salary £20,000 £19,500 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -9.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,800 £19,000 £20,600
10% offered a salary of more than £21,900 £21,150 £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £22,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.17%
Job Titles Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
434 462 491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 93.74% 93.71% 97.81%
Number of salaries quoted 345 417 432
Average salary £37,000 £31,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.46% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £20,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Graduate
North West

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Graduate
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Graduate Salary Trend in Lancashire

Graduate
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
Chorley - 6 £20,000 - 1
Ormskirk - 1 £21,500 -
Graduate
North West

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 11 (64.71%) SQL
2 10 (58.82%) JavaScript
3 9 (52.94%) Java
4 8 (47.06%) HTML
5 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
6 6 (35.29%) CSS
6 6 (35.29%) jQuery
7 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (29.41%) Java EE
7 5 (29.41%) Degree
7 5 (29.41%) Spring
7 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
7 5 (29.41%) Web Services
7 5 (29.41%) XML
7 5 (29.41%) C#
7 5 (29.41%) .NET
7 5 (29.41%) Hibernate
8 4 (23.53%) JSP
8 4 (23.53%) Ajax
8 4 (23.53%) JSON
8 4 (23.53%) HTML5
8 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (17.65%) Time Management
9 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
9 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
10 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
10 2 (11.76%) XHTML
10 2 (11.76%) J2EE
11 1 (5.88%) Oracle
11 1 (5.88%) VB

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 (5.88%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) JUnit
1 1 (5.88%) Maven
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) HTML
2 6 (35.29%) CSS
2 6 (35.29%) jQuery
3 5 (29.41%) Java EE
3 5 (29.41%) Hibernate
3 5 (29.41%) Spring
3 5 (29.41%) Web Services
3 5 (29.41%) XML
3 5 (29.41%) .NET
4 4 (23.53%) JSP
4 4 (23.53%) Ajax
4 4 (23.53%) JSON
4 4 (23.53%) HTML5
5 2 (11.76%) XHTML
5 2 (11.76%) J2EE
5 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
6 1 (5.88%) LINQ
6 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
6 1 (5.88%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.88%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (5.88%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) Time Management
1 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
2 1 (5.88%) Software Testing
2 1 (5.88%) Data Protection
2 1 (5.88%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (5.88%) Software Deployment
2 1 (5.88%) ERP
2 1 (5.88%) Process Management
2 1 (5.88%) MVC
2 1 (5.88%) Validation
2 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity
2 1 (5.88%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) SQL
2 10 (58.82%) JavaScript
3 9 (52.94%) Java
4 5 (29.41%) C#
5 1 (5.88%) VB
5 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle
Chorley
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