The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Lancashire region that had IT Graduate featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Graduate
Rank 56 71 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Graduate 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.24% 0.18% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.18% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Median salary £22,500 £19,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% -
UK excluding London median salary £22,500 £22,000 £21,250
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
IT Graduate
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Lancashire 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
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
408 557 445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 98.31% 98.76% 95.91%
Number of salaries quoted 342 472 351
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IT Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of job ads across the Lancashire region that featured IT Graduate in the job title.

IT Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

IT Graduate
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

IT Graduate Salary Trend in Lancashire

IT Graduate
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Graduate within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Blackpool +5 1 £22,500 +18.42%
IT Graduate
North West

IT Graduate Skill Set
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT Graduate job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Lancashire region featuring IT Graduate in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) OO

IT Graduate Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft