The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Leicester region that had Graduate featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Graduate
Leicestershire / Leicester
Rank 50 55 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 12 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 2.93% 0.25% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.93% 0.25% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 0
Median salary £25,000 £28,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.28% -
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.69%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicester 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
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
409 393 377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 99.76% 98.99% 99.74%
Number of salaries quoted 395 354 323
Median salary £36,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.11% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Graduate
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Graduate Salary Trend in Leicester

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 Leicester region featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 14 (70.00%) Degree
2 10 (50.00%) SQL
3 9 (45.00%) .NET
3 9 (45.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (45.00%) Computer Science
4 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 8 (40.00%) C#
5 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (30.00%) HTML
6 6 (30.00%) CSS
6 6 (30.00%) MVC
7 5 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (25.00%) Finance
7 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET
8 4 (20.00%) .NET Framework
8 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
8 4 (20.00%) Java
8 4 (20.00%) AngularJS
9 3 (15.00%) Ext JS
9 3 (15.00%) JPA
9 3 (15.00%) REST
9 3 (15.00%) Twitter
9 3 (15.00%) CQRS
9 3 (15.00%) jQuery
9 3 (15.00%) Mathematics
9 3 (15.00%) Physics
9 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
9 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
9 3 (15.00%) Spring
9 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering

Graduate Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) MySQL
2 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (10.00%) Games
4 1 (5.00%) Banking
4 1 (5.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (5.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) .NET
2 6 (30.00%) CSS
2 6 (30.00%) HTML
3 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 5 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 4 (20.00%) AngularJS
5 3 (15.00%) Ext JS
5 3 (15.00%) JPA
5 3 (15.00%) jQuery
5 3 (15.00%) REST
5 3 (15.00%) Spring
6 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (5.00%) Node.js
7 1 (5.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (15.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (15.00%) Physics
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) CentOS
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (30.00%) MVC
3 3 (15.00%) CQRS
3 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (10.00%) OO
4 2 (10.00%) Web Development
5 1 (5.00%) Front End Development
5 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.00%) Presales
5 1 (5.00%) Time Management
5 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) SQL
2 9 (45.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (40.00%) C#
4 4 (20.00%) Java
5 1 (5.00%) C++
5 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (70.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (15.00%) Twitter
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) Red Hat