The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate role in IT jobs advertised for the Letchworth 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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank 18 22 4
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 1 1 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 1.43% 1.64% 33.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.52% 1.64% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 20
Average salary £22,500 £21,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% -17.30%
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £22,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.17%
Graduate
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Letchworth 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
Letchworth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
66 61 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 94.29% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 57 60 53
Average salary £35,500 £36,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.38% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £16,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Letchworth

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

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in Letchworth

Graduate
Salary Trend in Letchworth

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

Graduate Salary Trend in Letchworth

Graduate
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Letchworth

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Letchworth 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (50.00%) Java

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Letchworth by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Letchworth 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.

General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle