The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate role in IT jobs advertised for the London 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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank 214 224 181
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -43
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 630 545 793
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.34% 1.22% 1.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.44% 1.30% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 534 477 740
Average salary £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.77% -3.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £22,450
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £22,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.17%
Graduate
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
43846 41812 47867
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.44% 93.48% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 36609 35107 41532
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in London

Graduate
Salary Trend in London

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

Graduate Salary Trend in London

Graduate
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Graduate across the London region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

Graduate Salary Histogram in London

Graduate
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate within the London region over the 3 months to 1 September 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
City of London -2 143 £30,000 +9.09% 36
Wimbledon -5 6 £27,500 +10.00%
Croydon -1 5 £21,000 -6.66% 1
New Malden -2 5 £27,500 -
Teddington -3 5 £27,500 +4.76%
Bromley -13 5 £25,000 +25.00% 2
Chiswick -2 4 £23,000 +2.22%
Chessington - 2 £26,000 -
Chislehurst - 2 £20,500 -
Hounslow - 2 £28,500 -
Surbiton - 2 £26,000 -
Hammersmith +2 1 £28,000 -
Uxbridge -1 1 £19,000 -23.23%
Harrow -22 1 £35,000 +55.55%
Beckenham - 1 £20,000 - 2
Ilford - 1 £22,500 -
Dagenham - 1 £19,000 -
Sidcup - 1 £23,000 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £41,500 -
Graduate
England

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 784 (62.77%) Degree
2 433 (34.67%) Finance
2 433 (34.67%) Computer Science
3 417 (33.39%) C#
4 365 (29.22%) Java
5 319 (25.54%) SQL
6 303 (24.26%) .NET
7 276 (22.10%) JavaScript
8 210 (16.81%) HTML
9 209 (16.73%) Mathematics
10 206 (16.49%) Microsoft
11 196 (15.69%) C++
12 194 (15.53%) Windows
13 185 (14.81%) SQL Server
14 159 (12.73%) OO
15 157 (12.57%) CSS
16 138 (11.05%) Linux
16 138 (11.05%) ASP.NET
17 137 (10.97%) Software Engineering
18 129 (10.33%) MVC
19 124 (9.93%) MS Excel
20 120 (9.61%) Banking
21 114 (9.13%) TDD
22 105 (8.41%) Oracle
23 104 (8.33%) Scrum
24 99 (7.93%) Games
25 98 (7.85%) Python
26 93 (7.45%) MS Office
27 87 (6.97%) OOP
27 87 (6.97%) jQuery

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 48 (3.84%) MS Exchange
2 27 (2.16%) IIS
3 19 (1.52%) SAS
4 15 (1.20%) SharePoint
5 12 (0.96%) Node.js
6 11 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (0.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 6 (0.48%) Apache Pig
9 5 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (0.40%) WebLogic
10 4 (0.32%) Tomcat
10 4 (0.32%) Oracle Coherence
10 4 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (0.24%) Drupal
12 2 (0.16%) WordPress
12 2 (0.16%) Apache Solr
12 2 (0.16%) Joomla!
12 2 (0.16%) IBM Notes
12 2 (0.16%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 124 (9.93%) MS Excel
2 93 (7.45%) MS Office
3 30 (2.40%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (0.88%) SPSS
5 6 (0.48%) Photoshop
6 4 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.16%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.080%) Simulink
8 1 (0.080%) Stata
8 1 (0.080%) Mathematica
8 1 (0.080%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.080%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.080%) FreeHand
Business Applications
1 5 (0.40%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (0.32%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.24%) Cognos TM1
4 2 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.080%) CSG Singleview
5 1 (0.080%) HFM
5 1 (0.080%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.080%) Cognos Controller
5 1 (0.080%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.080%) Cognos Planning
5 1 (0.080%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (0.080%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.080%) SiteCatalyst
5 1 (0.080%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 12 (0.96%) SaaS
2 10 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.24%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 32 (2.56%) Internet
2 21 (1.68%) TCP/IP
3 19 (1.52%) Intranet
4 18 (1.44%) VoIP
5 14 (1.12%) Broadband
6 10 (0.80%) DHCP
6 10 (0.80%) HTTP
6 10 (0.80%) DNS
7 9 (0.72%) LAN
7 9 (0.72%) Wireless
8 7 (0.56%) Network Security
8 7 (0.56%) SMS
9 6 (0.48%) VPN
9 6 (0.48%) Firewall
10 5 (0.40%) WAN
11 4 (0.32%) Extranet
11 4 (0.32%) Wi-Fi
12 3 (0.24%) Ethernet
13 2 (0.16%) SAN
13 2 (0.16%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 185 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 55 (4.40%) Big Data
3 43 (3.44%) MySQL
4 40 (3.20%) Hadoop
5 38 (3.04%) MongoDB
6 31 (2.48%) Relational Database
7 24 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
8 15 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 15 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 14 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
10 13 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
11 12 (0.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 10 (0.80%) SQL Server 2005
13 8 (0.64%) Data Mining
14 6 (0.48%) RDBMS
14 6 (0.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 5 (0.40%) Xcelsius
15 5 (0.40%) Apache Hive
15 5 (0.40%) Apache Cassandra
15 5 (0.40%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 71 (5.68%) JUnit
2 58 (4.64%) NUnit
3 52 (4.16%) Maven
3 52 (4.16%) Rhino Mocks
3 52 (4.16%) Moq
4 26 (2.08%) Visual Studio
4 26 (2.08%) Ant
4 26 (2.08%) MSTest
5 24 (1.92%) Selenium
6 23 (1.84%) Eclipse
7 18 (1.44%) WebDriver
8 17 (1.36%) jMock
9 16 (1.28%) FitNesse
10 14 (1.12%) Git (software)
11 13 (1.04%) JSUnit
12 10 (0.80%) JIRA
13 6 (0.48%) SilkTest
14 5 (0.40%) Subversion
14 5 (0.40%) ClearCase
15 4 (0.32%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 433 (34.67%) Finance
2 120 (9.61%) Banking
3 99 (7.93%) Games
4 67 (5.36%) Marketing
5 59 (4.72%) Investment Banking
6 39 (3.12%) Telecoms
7 37 (2.96%) Financial Institution
8 29 (2.32%) Front Office
9 27 (2.16%) Advertising
10 26 (2.08%) Retail
11 22 (1.76%) Law
12 13 (1.04%) Publishing
13 12 (0.96%) Online Betting
14 9 (0.72%) Electronics
15 7 (0.56%) Legal
16 5 (0.40%) Billing
16 5 (0.40%) French Language
17 4 (0.32%) German Language
17 4 (0.32%) Italian Language
18 3 (0.24%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 303 (24.26%) .NET
2 210 (16.81%) HTML
3 157 (12.57%) CSS
4 138 (11.05%) ASP.NET
5 87 (6.97%) jQuery
5 87 (6.97%) ASP.NET MVC
6 79 (6.33%) .NET Framework
7 69 (5.52%) J2EE
8 68 (5.44%) XML
9 63 (5.04%) HTML5
10 59 (4.72%) Hibernate
11 58 (4.64%) Spring
12 56 (4.48%) WCF
13 53 (4.24%) WPF
14 43 (3.44%) Web Services
15 42 (3.36%) WinForms
16 36 (2.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 35 (2.80%) NHibernate
17 35 (2.80%) Java EE
18 34 (2.72%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 433 (34.67%) Computer Science
2 209 (16.73%) Mathematics
3 83 (6.65%) Physics
4 55 (4.40%) Hedge funds
5 34 (2.72%) Derivative
6 33 (2.64%) Statistics
6 33 (2.64%) BBC
7 28 (2.24%) Client/Server
8 26 (2.08%) Tandem
8 26 (2.08%) Inversion of Control
9 24 (1.92%) Mobile App
10 22 (1.76%) Open Source
11 18 (1.44%) Social Media
12 15 (1.20%) Blog
12 15 (1.20%) Spread Betting
12 15 (1.20%) Fixed Income
13 14 (1.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 12 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
15 11 (0.88%) Online Gambling
15 11 (0.88%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 194 (15.53%) Windows
2 138 (11.05%) Linux
3 71 (5.68%) UNIX
4 49 (3.92%) Windows 7
5 45 (3.60%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (1.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 18 (1.44%) Windows XP
8 15 (1.20%) Android
9 9 (0.72%) Apple iOS
10 4 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (0.24%) Solaris
11 3 (0.24%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.16%) HPUX
12 2 (0.16%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.16%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.080%) CentOS
13 1 (0.080%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.080%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.080%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (12.73%) OO
2 137 (10.97%) Software Engineering
3 129 (10.33%) MVC
4 114 (9.13%) TDD
5 104 (8.33%) Scrum
6 87 (6.97%) OOP
7 78 (6.24%) Agile Software Development
8 77 (6.16%) Analytics
9 75 (6.00%) Continuous Integration
10 68 (5.44%) Web Application Development
11 66 (5.28%) Business Intelligence
12 55 (4.40%) OOD
13 54 (4.32%) Kanban
14 48 (3.84%) Multithreading
14 48 (3.84%) OOA/OOD
15 40 (3.20%) CRM
16 37 (2.96%) BDD
17 36 (2.88%) E-Commerce
18 35 (2.80%) Unit Testing
19 32 (2.56%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 417 (33.39%) C#
2 365 (29.22%) Java
3 319 (25.54%) SQL
4 276 (22.10%) JavaScript
5 196 (15.69%) C++
6 98 (7.85%) Python
7 78 (6.24%) C
8 73 (5.84%) PHP
9 54 (4.32%) Perl
10 46 (3.68%) PowerShell
11 42 (3.36%) VBA
12 34 (2.72%) T-SQL
12 34 (2.72%) MATLAB
13 32 (2.56%) PL/SQL
14 29 (2.32%) VB
15 27 (2.16%) VB.NET
15 27 (2.16%) Scala
16 25 (2.00%) Ruby
17 13 (1.04%) F#
18 12 (0.96%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 784 (62.77%) Degree
2 73 (5.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 71 (5.68%) PhD
4 53 (4.24%) MCP
5 45 (3.60%) MCTS
6 43 (3.44%) MCSD
7 41 (3.28%) MCAD
8 30 (2.40%) Cisco Certification
9 25 (2.00%) CCNA
10 17 (1.36%) MCSE
11 9 (0.72%) Security Cleared
12 8 (0.64%) ISEB
13 7 (0.56%) CEH
14 6 (0.48%) ISTQB
14 6 (0.48%) Sun Certification
15 4 (0.32%) MCSA
16 3 (0.24%) CCNP
16 3 (0.24%) CISSP
16 3 (0.24%) SC Cleared
17 2 (0.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (6.57%) QA
2 5 (0.40%) PCI DSS
2 5 (0.40%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.24%) SLA
5 2 (0.16%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.080%) COBIT
System Software
1 55 (4.40%) Active Directory
2 31 (2.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (2.40%) VMware ESX
3 30 (2.40%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (0.16%) Snort
4 2 (0.16%) vSphere
5 1 (0.080%) XenApp
5 1 (0.080%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.080%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.080%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 26 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (0.32%) Cryoserver
3 2 (0.16%) OSSEC
4 1 (0.080%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.080%) MOM
4 1 (0.080%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.080%) Control-M
4 1 (0.080%) Nagios
4 1 (0.080%) SCCM
4 1 (0.080%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 206 (16.49%) Microsoft
2 105 (8.41%) Oracle
3 40 (3.20%) VMware
4 27 (2.16%) Cisco
5 26 (2.08%) Panasonic
6 21 (1.68%) IBM
6 21 (1.68%) Red Hat
7 18 (1.44%) SAP
8 17 (1.36%) JBoss
8 17 (1.36%) Citrix
9 14 (1.12%) Cognos
10 11 (0.88%) Business Objects
11 10 (0.80%) Adobe
11 10 (0.80%) Salesforce.com
12 8 (0.64%) Perforce
13 7 (0.56%) Google
13 7 (0.56%) Reuters
14 6 (0.48%) CODA
14 6 (0.48%) BT
14 6 (0.48%) Twitter
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £35000
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £20000 - Corporate Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 to £45000 per annum - Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Unspecified £ Highly Competitive + Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 to £30000 per annum - excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Ruislip, Middlesex
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £28000 to £33000 per annum - Excellent Benefits and Environment
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Nuepc
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £20,000 to £28,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Connectus
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago