The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank 225 222 178
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -44
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 636 572 794
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.32% 1.30% 1.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.41% 1.38% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 539 486 734
Average salary £26,500 £26,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £22,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.17%
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45126 41350 48816
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.47% 93.62% 94.47%
Number of salaries quoted 37946 34744 42563
Average salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.96% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,472 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.97% -0.07%
Graduate
England

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 10 July 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 10 July 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 -28 140 £27,500 - 40
Croydon -6 8 £20,500 -8.88%
Teddington -1 5 £27,500 +4.76%
Wimbledon - 5 £27,500 -
Chiswick - 5 £23,000 -
New Malden - 5 £27,500 -
Romford -2 4 £26,000 +30.00%
Bromley -6 4 £28,000 +40.00% 2
Chislehurst - 2 £20,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £20,500 -
Harrow -1 1 £30,000 +57.89%
Ilford - 1 £22,500 -
Sidcup - 1 £23,000 -
Dagenham - 1 £19,000 -
Uxbridge - 1 £19,000 -
Greenwich - 1 £22,000 -
Graduate
England

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 10 July 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.

1 776 (63.97%) Degree
2 470 (38.75%) Computer Science
3 440 (36.27%) Finance
4 393 (32.40%) C#
5 377 (31.08%) Java
6 330 (27.21%) SQL
7 277 (22.84%) .NET
8 253 (20.86%) JavaScript
9 231 (19.04%) Microsoft
10 213 (17.56%) Windows
11 206 (16.98%) Mathematics
12 195 (16.08%) C++
13 191 (15.75%) HTML
14 179 (14.76%) SQL Server
15 149 (12.28%) Linux
16 148 (12.20%) CSS
17 145 (11.95%) Software Engineering
18 141 (11.62%) MS Excel
19 139 (11.46%) OO
20 128 (10.55%) ASP.NET
21 118 (9.73%) Oracle
22 112 (9.23%) Banking
23 110 (9.07%) Scrum
24 107 (8.82%) MVC
25 106 (8.74%) TDD
26 95 (7.83%) OOP
27 92 (7.58%) Python
27 92 (7.58%) Games
27 92 (7.58%) QA
28 91 (7.50%) MS Office

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 53 (4.37%) MS Exchange
2 32 (2.64%) IIS
3 22 (1.81%) SharePoint
4 19 (1.57%) SAS
5 11 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2010
6 10 (0.82%) Node.js
7 8 (0.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 8 (0.66%) Tomcat
8 6 (0.49%) Apache Pig
9 5 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2007
10 4 (0.33%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (0.33%) Apache
10 4 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (0.25%) Moodle
11 3 (0.25%) Drupal
12 2 (0.16%) WordPress
12 2 (0.16%) Apache Solr
12 2 (0.16%) CMS
12 2 (0.16%) Joomla!
13 1 (0.082%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 141 (11.62%) MS Excel
2 91 (7.50%) MS Office
3 28 (2.31%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (0.91%) Photoshop
5 7 (0.58%) Adobe Illustrator
6 6 (0.49%) SPSS
7 2 (0.16%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.082%) FastStats
8 1 (0.082%) FreeHand
8 1 (0.082%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.082%) Simulink
8 1 (0.082%) CorelDRAW
8 1 (0.082%) Stata
8 1 (0.082%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 4 (0.33%) WebTrends
1 4 (0.33%) Google Analytics
2 3 (0.25%) SAP Business One
2 3 (0.25%) Cognos TM1
3 2 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.082%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.082%) Cognos Controller
4 1 (0.082%) Cognos Planning
4 1 (0.082%) CSG Singleview
4 1 (0.082%) HFM
4 1 (0.082%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (0.082%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.082%) SiteCatalyst
4 1 (0.082%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 9 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
1 9 (0.74%) SaaS
2 5 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.25%) GitHub
4 2 (0.16%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.082%) Force.com
5 1 (0.082%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 41 (3.38%) Internet
2 25 (2.06%) TCP/IP
3 22 (1.81%) VoIP
4 18 (1.48%) Intranet
5 16 (1.32%) DNS
5 16 (1.32%) Broadband
6 14 (1.15%) DHCP
7 10 (0.82%) HTTP
7 10 (0.82%) Firewall
8 9 (0.74%) Wireless
9 8 (0.66%) LAN
10 7 (0.58%) SMS
10 7 (0.58%) Network Security
11 6 (0.49%) VPN
11 6 (0.49%) WAN
12 4 (0.33%) Extranet
13 3 (0.25%) MPLS
13 3 (0.25%) Wi-Fi
13 3 (0.25%) HTTPS
13 3 (0.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 179 (14.76%) SQL Server
2 55 (4.53%) Big Data
3 50 (4.12%) MySQL
4 44 (3.63%) Hadoop
5 40 (3.30%) MongoDB
5 40 (3.30%) Relational Database
6 37 (3.05%) SQL Server 2012
7 22 (1.81%) SQL Server 2008
8 17 (1.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 14 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
10 13 (1.07%) SQL Server 2005
11 11 (0.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 11 (0.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 9 (0.74%) Data Mining
13 7 (0.58%) RDBMS
13 7 (0.58%) NoSQL
14 6 (0.49%) Apache Cassandra
14 6 (0.49%) Apache Hive
14 6 (0.49%) BusinessObjects
14 6 (0.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 69 (5.69%) JUnit
2 59 (4.86%) NUnit
3 52 (4.29%) Rhino Mocks
3 52 (4.29%) Moq
4 49 (4.04%) Maven
5 28 (2.31%) Ant
6 26 (2.14%) MSTest
7 25 (2.06%) Selenium
7 25 (2.06%) Visual Studio
8 17 (1.40%) Eclipse
9 15 (1.24%) WebDriver
10 14 (1.15%) jMock
11 13 (1.07%) FitNesse
12 11 (0.91%) JSUnit
13 9 (0.74%) Git (software)
14 8 (0.66%) JIRA
15 7 (0.58%) SilkTest
16 4 (0.33%) Talend Open Studio
17 3 (0.25%) Subversion
17 3 (0.25%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 440 (36.27%) Finance
2 112 (9.23%) Banking
3 92 (7.58%) Games
4 77 (6.35%) Marketing
5 44 (3.63%) Investment Banking
6 39 (3.22%) Financial Institution
7 35 (2.89%) Telecoms
8 31 (2.56%) Retail
9 28 (2.31%) Advertising
10 22 (1.81%) Front Office
11 19 (1.57%) Law
12 9 (0.74%) Publishing
13 8 (0.66%) Legal
13 8 (0.66%) Online Betting
14 6 (0.49%) Electronics
15 5 (0.41%) Billing
16 3 (0.25%) French Language
16 3 (0.25%) Local Government
17 2 (0.16%) German Language
17 2 (0.16%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 277 (22.84%) .NET
2 191 (15.75%) HTML
3 148 (12.20%) CSS
4 128 (10.55%) ASP.NET
5 83 (6.84%) .NET Framework
6 80 (6.60%) jQuery
7 79 (6.51%) ASP.NET MVC
8 73 (6.02%) J2EE
9 70 (5.77%) XML
10 64 (5.28%) Hibernate
11 55 (4.53%) Spring
12 49 (4.04%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 46 (3.79%) WPF
14 45 (3.71%) WCF
15 44 (3.63%) Web Services
16 42 (3.46%) HTML5
17 40 (3.30%) WinForms
18 38 (3.13%) NHibernate
19 36 (2.97%) Java EE
20 35 (2.89%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 470 (38.75%) Computer Science
2 206 (16.98%) Mathematics
3 90 (7.42%) Physics
4 54 (4.45%) Hedge funds
5 36 (2.97%) Derivative
6 33 (2.72%) BBC
7 30 (2.47%) Client/Server
8 27 (2.23%) Mobile App
9 26 (2.14%) Inversion of Control
9 26 (2.14%) Tandem
10 24 (1.98%) Statistics
11 20 (1.65%) Open Source
12 18 (1.48%) Social Media
13 17 (1.40%) Spread Betting
14 15 (1.24%) Blog
14 15 (1.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 15 (1.24%) Equities
15 14 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
16 10 (0.82%) CCTV
16 10 (0.82%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 213 (17.56%) Windows
2 149 (12.28%) Linux
3 61 (5.03%) UNIX
4 57 (4.70%) Windows 7
5 55 (4.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 30 (2.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 19 (1.57%) Windows XP
8 14 (1.15%) Android
9 11 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (0.82%) Apple iOS
10 10 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (0.49%) CentOS
12 4 (0.33%) Solaris
13 2 (0.16%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.16%) Windows Mobile
13 2 (0.16%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.16%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.082%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (0.082%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.082%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (11.95%) Software Engineering
2 139 (11.46%) OO
3 110 (9.07%) Scrum
4 107 (8.82%) MVC
5 106 (8.74%) TDD
6 95 (7.83%) OOP
7 77 (6.35%) Agile Software Development
8 74 (6.10%) Analytics
9 70 (5.77%) Continuous Integration
10 64 (5.28%) Web Application Development
11 55 (4.53%) Business Intelligence
12 54 (4.45%) Kanban
13 53 (4.37%) Multithreading
14 48 (3.96%) OOD
15 44 (3.63%) OOA/OOD
15 44 (3.63%) BDD
16 40 (3.30%) Project Management
17 39 (3.22%) Software Testing
18 38 (3.13%) CRM
19 37 (3.05%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 393 (32.40%) C#
2 377 (31.08%) Java
3 330 (27.21%) SQL
4 253 (20.86%) JavaScript
5 195 (16.08%) C++
6 92 (7.58%) Python
7 80 (6.60%) C
8 79 (6.51%) PHP
9 58 (4.78%) Perl
10 52 (4.29%) VBA
11 49 (4.04%) PowerShell
12 36 (2.97%) PL/SQL
13 31 (2.56%) VB
13 31 (2.56%) VB.NET
13 31 (2.56%) Scala
14 27 (2.23%) MATLAB
15 22 (1.81%) Ruby
15 22 (1.81%) T-SQL
16 16 (1.32%) VBScript
17 11 (0.91%) F#
Qualifications
1 776 (63.97%) Degree
2 89 (7.34%) Microsoft Certification
3 72 (5.94%) PhD
4 66 (5.44%) MCP
5 52 (4.29%) MCTS
6 48 (3.96%) MCAD
6 48 (3.96%) MCSD
7 33 (2.72%) Cisco Certification
8 28 (2.31%) CCNA
9 21 (1.73%) MCSE
10 10 (0.82%) Security Cleared
11 9 (0.74%) ISTQB
11 9 (0.74%) ISEB
12 6 (0.49%) Sun Certification
13 5 (0.41%) PCI QSA
14 4 (0.33%) CEH
14 4 (0.33%) CISSP
14 4 (0.33%) MCSA
15 3 (0.25%) CISM
15 3 (0.25%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (7.58%) QA
2 11 (0.91%) ISO 9001
3 8 (0.66%) SLA
4 7 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.41%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.16%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.082%) COBIT
System Software
1 60 (4.95%) Active Directory
2 42 (3.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (3.05%) VMware Workstation
4 35 (2.89%) VMware ESX
5 6 (0.49%) Terminal Server
5 6 (0.49%) XenApp
6 5 (0.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 5 (0.41%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.16%) Snort
7 2 (0.16%) vSphere
8 1 (0.082%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.082%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 28 (2.31%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (0.33%) Cryoserver
3 2 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.16%) OSSEC
4 1 (0.082%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.082%) Cobbler
4 1 (0.082%) MOM
4 1 (0.082%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.082%) Control-M
4 1 (0.082%) Nagios
4 1 (0.082%) SCCM
4 1 (0.082%) Ansible
Vendors
1 231 (19.04%) Microsoft
2 118 (9.73%) Oracle
3 52 (4.29%) VMware
4 32 (2.64%) Cisco
5 31 (2.56%) Red Hat
6 28 (2.31%) Panasonic
7 22 (1.81%) Citrix
8 19 (1.57%) IBM
8 19 (1.57%) JBoss
9 18 (1.48%) SAP
10 12 (0.99%) Reuters
11 9 (0.74%) Salesforce.com
11 9 (0.74%) Cognos
12 8 (0.66%) Business Objects
12 8 (0.66%) Adobe
12 8 (0.66%) Twitter
13 7 (0.58%) Capita
13 7 (0.58%) Google
13 7 (0.58%) Bloomberg
14 6 (0.49%) Perforce
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + bonus benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Capita ITPS
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 to £30000 per annum - excellent benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £25k - 35k per year
Posted: 13 hours ago
West London
SEC Recruitment Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Flexible Benefits, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Spring Technology
Salary: £22000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £23,000 to £27,000 per annum plus bens and pension
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: Salary is approx up to £35k base + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Vertical IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £22,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Smartsearch Recruitment
Salary: Competitive Salary and Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £35000
Posted: 2 days ago