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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate
Rank 264 265 245
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 444 501 500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.04% 1.10% 1.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% 1.17% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 371 442 443
Average salary £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.76% -5.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £23,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -4.16%
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
40103 42659 41747
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.72% 93.90% 94.08%
Number of salaries quoted 33809 35111 35345
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015. 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 -19 97 £30,000 +9.09% 18
Croydon +4 6 £22,250 -11.00% 1
Kingston Upon Thames -6 5 £22,500 -
Mayfair - 3 £40,000 -
Wimbledon 0 2 £27,500 -8.33%
Chiswick -4 2 £25,500 +13.33%
Hounslow +14 1 £17,000 -
New Malden - 1 £27,500 -
Teddington - 1 £27,500 - 1
Twickenham - 1 £26,500 -
Upminster - 1 £22,500 -
Greenford - 1 £27,500 -
Harrow - 1 £18,500 - 1
Canary Wharf - 1 £24,500 -
Graduate
England

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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.

1 598 (67.80%) Degree
2 333 (37.76%) Finance
3 327 (37.07%) Computer Science
4 261 (29.59%) C#
5 229 (25.96%) SQL
6 206 (23.36%) .NET
7 190 (21.54%) Windows
7 190 (21.54%) Microsoft
8 189 (21.43%) SQL Server
9 187 (21.20%) Java
10 184 (20.86%) Mathematics
11 144 (16.33%) MS Excel
12 138 (15.65%) Agile Software Development
13 131 (14.85%) JavaScript
14 127 (14.40%) Banking
15 112 (12.70%) Analytical Skills
16 111 (12.59%) MVC
17 110 (12.47%) HTML
18 108 (12.24%) ASP.NET
19 97 (11.00%) Hedge funds
20 91 (10.32%) C++
21 90 (10.20%) MS Office
22 88 (9.98%) CSS
23 81 (9.18%) Software Engineering
24 79 (8.96%) Physics
25 76 (8.62%) Oracle
25 76 (8.62%) Linux
25 76 (8.62%) OO
26 75 (8.50%) ASP.NET MVC
27 70 (7.94%) TDD

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 38 (4.31%) MS Exchange
2 14 (1.59%) IIS
3 11 (1.25%) SharePoint
4 8 (0.91%) CMS
5 5 (0.57%) Umbraco
5 5 (0.57%) MQSeries
5 5 (0.57%) Apache
5 5 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (0.45%) WordPress
7 3 (0.34%) SAS
7 3 (0.34%) Node.js
8 2 (0.23%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.23%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.11%) Lotus Domino
9 1 (0.11%) GroupWise
9 1 (0.11%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.11%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.11%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.11%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 144 (16.33%) MS Excel
2 90 (10.20%) MS Office
3 15 (1.70%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (1.25%) Photoshop
5 8 (0.91%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 4 (0.45%) PowerPivot
6 4 (0.45%) Fireworks
6 4 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.34%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.23%) SPSS
9 1 (0.11%) MS Project
9 1 (0.11%) InDesign
9 1 (0.11%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 9 (1.02%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.23%) Markit EDM
2 2 (0.23%) HFM
3 1 (0.11%) Kondor+
3 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.11%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.02%) SaaS
2 4 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (0.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.34%) Force.com
3 3 (0.34%) Office 365
4 1 (0.11%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 30 (3.40%) VPN
2 28 (3.17%) Broadband
3 27 (3.06%) Internet
4 26 (2.95%) VoIP
4 26 (2.95%) DNS
5 20 (2.27%) SMTP
5 20 (2.27%) LLU
6 19 (2.15%) Cisco IOS
6 19 (2.15%) POP3
7 16 (1.81%) Firewall
8 11 (1.25%) LAN
9 10 (1.13%) WAN
10 9 (1.02%) Wireless
11 6 (0.68%) OSPF
12 5 (0.57%) Intranet
12 5 (0.57%) EIGRP
12 5 (0.57%) Network Security
12 5 (0.57%) DHCP
12 5 (0.57%) RIP
13 4 (0.45%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 189 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 37 (4.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 21 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 21 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
3 21 (2.38%) Relational Database
4 19 (2.15%) MySQL
5 15 (1.70%) Oracle Database
6 13 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
7 12 (1.36%) SQL Server 2012
8 11 (1.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 10 (1.13%) Oracle Database 11g
9 10 (1.13%) Oracle Database 10g
10 6 (0.68%) Big Data
11 5 (0.57%) Oracle BI EE
11 5 (0.57%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (0.57%) SQL Server 2005
12 4 (0.45%) NoSQL
13 3 (0.34%) QlikView
13 3 (0.34%) RDBMS
13 3 (0.34%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 57 (6.46%) NUnit
2 52 (5.90%) Rhino Mocks
2 52 (5.90%) Moq
3 26 (2.95%) MSTest
4 19 (2.15%) Visual Studio
5 12 (1.36%) Metasploit
6 9 (1.02%) Subversion
7 8 (0.91%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (0.57%) Selenium
9 4 (0.45%) Eclipse
9 4 (0.45%) Dreamweaver
10 3 (0.34%) JUnit
10 3 (0.34%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
10 3 (0.34%) Git (software)
11 2 (0.23%) WebDriver
11 2 (0.23%) Maven
11 2 (0.23%) Appcelerator Titanium
12 1 (0.11%) JIRA
12 1 (0.11%) Rational DOORS
12 1 (0.11%) Hudson
General
1 333 (37.76%) Finance
2 127 (14.40%) Banking
3 47 (5.33%) Games
3 47 (5.33%) Investment Banking
4 41 (4.65%) Telecoms
5 34 (3.85%) Marketing
6 32 (3.63%) Retail
7 28 (3.17%) Financial Institution
8 22 (2.49%) Front Office
9 17 (1.93%) Back Office
9 17 (1.93%) Legal
10 15 (1.70%) Publishing
11 11 (1.25%) Law
12 10 (1.13%) French Language
12 10 (1.13%) German Language
13 8 (0.91%) Advertising
14 5 (0.57%) Manufacturing
14 5 (0.57%) Billing
14 5 (0.57%) Spanish Language
15 4 (0.45%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 206 (23.36%) .NET
2 110 (12.47%) HTML
3 108 (12.24%) ASP.NET
4 88 (9.98%) CSS
5 75 (8.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 62 (7.03%) .NET Framework
7 50 (5.67%) WPF
8 46 (5.22%) jQuery
9 43 (4.88%) WCF
9 43 (4.88%) WinForms
10 40 (4.54%) XML
11 37 (4.20%) LINQ
12 26 (2.95%) Spring.NET
12 26 (2.95%) Castle Windsor
12 26 (2.95%) Ninject
12 26 (2.95%) NHibernate
12 26 (2.95%) Unity DI Container
13 24 (2.72%) HTML5
14 23 (2.61%) Web Services
15 20 (2.27%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 327 (37.07%) Computer Science
2 184 (20.86%) Mathematics
3 112 (12.70%) Analytical Skills
4 97 (11.00%) Hedge funds
5 79 (8.96%) Physics
6 51 (5.78%) Management Information System
7 27 (3.06%) Client/Server
7 27 (3.06%) Tandem
8 26 (2.95%) Inversion of Control
9 18 (2.04%) Derivative
10 17 (1.93%) Open Source
11 15 (1.70%) Statistics
11 15 (1.70%) Economics
12 14 (1.59%) User Experience
12 14 (1.59%) Social Media
13 12 (1.36%) Fixed Income
14 11 (1.25%) Mobile App
15 10 (1.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 9 (1.02%) Equities
17 8 (0.91%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 190 (21.54%) Windows
2 76 (8.62%) Linux
3 40 (4.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 38 (4.31%) UNIX
5 37 (4.20%) Windows 7
6 16 (1.81%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (1.47%) Windows XP
8 12 (1.36%) Apple iOS
9 11 (1.25%) Android
10 9 (1.02%) Windows 8
11 6 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (0.57%) Solaris
13 3 (0.34%) HPUX
14 2 (0.23%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.11%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.11%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (15.65%) Agile Software Development
2 111 (12.59%) MVC
3 81 (9.18%) Software Engineering
4 76 (8.62%) OO
5 70 (7.94%) Scrum
5 70 (7.94%) TDD
6 57 (6.46%) Kanban
7 55 (6.24%) Web Application Development
8 39 (4.42%) Analytics
9 37 (4.20%) OOP
10 33 (3.74%) OOA/OOD
11 32 (3.63%) Business Intelligence
11 32 (3.63%) BDD
12 31 (3.51%) OOD
13 30 (3.40%) Web Development
13 30 (3.40%) Dependency Injection
13 30 (3.40%) Continuous Integration
14 26 (2.95%) Business Analysis
14 26 (2.95%) Disaster Recovery
15 25 (2.83%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 261 (29.59%) C#
2 229 (25.96%) SQL
3 187 (21.20%) Java
4 131 (14.85%) JavaScript
5 91 (10.32%) C++
6 63 (7.14%) PHP
7 46 (5.22%) Python
8 36 (4.08%) Perl
9 28 (3.17%) T-SQL
10 27 (3.06%) VBA
11 23 (2.61%) PowerShell
12 19 (2.15%) PL/SQL
13 16 (1.81%) C
13 16 (1.81%) Ruby
14 15 (1.70%) VB.NET
15 14 (1.59%) VB
16 8 (0.91%) ActionScript
16 8 (0.91%) Scala
17 6 (0.68%) ActionScript 2.0
17 6 (0.68%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 598 (67.80%) Degree
2 40 (4.54%) PhD
3 38 (4.31%) Microsoft Certification
4 32 (3.63%) CCNA
4 32 (3.63%) Cisco Certification
5 30 (3.40%) MCP
6 27 (3.06%) MCSD
7 26 (2.95%) MCAD
7 26 (2.95%) MCTS
8 12 (1.36%) CEH
9 10 (1.13%) OCP
9 10 (1.13%) Oracle Certification
10 7 (0.79%) ISTQB
11 6 (0.68%) CCNP
11 6 (0.68%) MCSE
12 5 (0.57%) HNC
12 5 (0.57%) HND
12 5 (0.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 5 (0.57%) APMP
13 4 (0.45%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (4.88%) QA
2 7 (0.79%) SLA
3 6 (0.68%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.11%) COBIT
4 1 (0.11%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.11%) Data Quality
System Software
1 63 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 23 (2.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (2.27%) VMware ESX
3 20 (2.27%) VMware Workstation
4 10 (1.13%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (0.23%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.23%) XenApp
5 2 (0.23%) Firmware
6 1 (0.11%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.11%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 12 (1.36%) Nessus
2 10 (1.13%) Data Guard
2 10 (1.13%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (0.34%) Control-M
4 2 (0.23%) SCCM
5 1 (0.11%) OpenView
5 1 (0.11%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 190 (21.54%) Microsoft
2 76 (8.62%) Oracle
3 33 (3.74%) Cisco
4 30 (3.40%) VMware
5 25 (2.83%) BT
6 19 (2.15%) Nokia
7 17 (1.93%) Google
8 12 (1.36%) Citrix
9 10 (1.13%) Adobe
10 9 (1.02%) HP
10 9 (1.02%) Sony
11 7 (0.79%) IBM
11 7 (0.79%) Siebel
12 6 (0.68%) Sybase
12 6 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
12 6 (0.68%) Teradata
12 6 (0.68%) hybris
12 6 (0.68%) Facebook
13 5 (0.57%) Eloqua
14 4 (0.45%) TIBCO
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 to £30000 per annum - excellent benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum +Excellent Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £26,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Teddington, Middlesex
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £250000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits and Environment
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £25k per year
Posted: Yesterday
East London
North Plains
Salary: From £20,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrow, Middlesex
Qualserv Consulting
Salary: benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Optima Connections
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Surbiton, Surrey
ETS Technical Selection Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + OTE £30,000, pension, health/life cover
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + benefits.
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Unspecified £ Highly Competitive + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Tiro Partners
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hammersmith And Fulham, London
Give A Grad A Go
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + bonus + benefit package
Posted: 4 days ago