The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had Graduate featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate
Rank 246 228 235
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 508 608 619
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.33% 1.39% 1.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.39% 1.46% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 462 516 536
Median salary £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £38,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £23,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -
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
36628 41767 43904
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.66% 95.77% 95.74%
Number of salaries quoted 31751 35548 36537
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

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 26 September 2016.

Graduate Salary Histogram in London

Graduate
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate within the London region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -16 46 £32,000 +12.28% 10
Kingston Upon Thames +6 8 £25,000 +21.95%
Orpington - 5 £22,500 -
Bromley - 4 £27,500 -
Croydon +1 3 £33,000 +10.00%
Wimbledon -2 3 £28,500 +26.66%
Enfield - 2 £22,500 -
Isleworth - 2 £20,000 -
Hayes - 1 £47,500 -
Surbiton - 1 £19,000 -
Uxbridge - 1 £23,000 -
Hammersmith - 1 £32,500 -
Graduate
England

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, 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 London region featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 561 (57.24%) Degree
2 409 (41.73%) Computer Science
3 351 (35.82%) Java
4 322 (32.86%) Finance
5 311 (31.73%) C#
6 280 (28.57%) SQL
7 231 (23.57%) .NET
8 213 (21.73%) Agile Software Development
9 199 (20.31%) C++
10 170 (17.35%) Microsoft
11 161 (16.43%) Banking
12 147 (15.00%) Python
13 139 (14.18%) Mathematics
14 127 (12.96%) Windows
15 126 (12.86%) MVC
16 123 (12.55%) Software Engineering
16 123 (12.55%) JavaScript
16 123 (12.55%) SQL Server
17 121 (12.35%) Analytical Skills
18 120 (12.24%) HTML
18 120 (12.24%) Linux
19 117 (11.94%) OOP
20 116 (11.84%) ASP.NET
21 102 (10.41%) TDD
22 94 (9.59%) Games
22 94 (9.59%) CSS
22 94 (9.59%) ASP.NET MVC
23 92 (9.39%) Oracle
24 90 (9.18%) Scrum
25 89 (9.08%) OO

Graduate Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 22 (2.24%) SharePoint
2 21 (2.14%) MS Exchange
3 11 (1.12%) Apache
4 9 (0.92%) CMS
5 7 (0.71%) Tomcat
5 7 (0.71%) WordPress
6 6 (0.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 5 (0.51%) Confluence
7 5 (0.51%) SAS
8 4 (0.41%) ColdFusion
9 3 (0.31%) Apache Spark
9 3 (0.31%) Drupal
10 2 (0.20%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.20%) IIS
10 2 (0.20%) IPython
10 2 (0.20%) Jupyter
10 2 (0.20%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.20%) Skype for Business
11 1 (0.10%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.10%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 86 (8.78%) MS Excel
2 44 (4.49%) MS Office
3 16 (1.63%) Photoshop
4 12 (1.22%) MS PowerPoint
5 10 (1.02%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.20%) MS Project
6 2 (0.20%) XMetaL
7 1 (0.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.10%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (0.82%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
2 2 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.20%) Eagle PACE
2 2 (0.20%) HFM
3 1 (0.10%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.10%) Magento
3 1 (0.10%) Optimost
3 1 (0.10%) ProductWriter
3 1 (0.10%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.10%) SunGard APT
3 1 (0.10%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 25 (2.55%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (2.14%) SaaS
3 11 (1.12%) iTunes
4 10 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (0.71%) PaaS
7 2 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.20%) Amazon Kinesis
7 2 (0.20%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.10%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.10%) Office 365
8 1 (0.10%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 14 (1.43%) Firewall
2 13 (1.33%) Internet
3 7 (0.71%) TCP/IP
4 6 (0.61%) Cisco IOS
4 6 (0.61%) FTP
5 5 (0.51%) HTTP
6 4 (0.41%) DNS
7 3 (0.31%) Intranet
7 3 (0.31%) LAN
7 3 (0.31%) Skype
7 3 (0.31%) WAN
7 3 (0.31%) Wireless
8 2 (0.20%) DHCP
8 2 (0.20%) Network Security
9 1 (0.10%) 3G
9 1 (0.10%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.10%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (0.10%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (0.10%) VPN
9 1 (0.10%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (12.55%) SQL Server
2 31 (3.16%) SQL Server 2014
3 27 (2.76%) MySQL
4 22 (2.24%) Relational Database
5 16 (1.63%) Data Warehouse
5 16 (1.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 16 (1.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (1.33%) MongoDB
7 12 (1.22%) Big Data
7 12 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (1.02%) GIS
9 9 (0.92%) Hadoop
9 9 (0.92%) Oracle Database
9 9 (0.92%) Oracle Reports
10 8 (0.82%) BusinessObjects
10 8 (0.82%) SQL Server 2005
11 7 (0.71%) Data Mining
11 7 (0.71%) PostgreSQL
11 7 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
11 7 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 61 (6.22%) NUnit
2 60 (6.12%) Moq
3 54 (5.51%) Rhino Mocks
4 34 (3.47%) MSTest
5 27 (2.76%) Visual Studio
6 18 (1.84%) Git (software)
7 17 (1.73%) Eclipse
8 14 (1.43%) JUnit
9 13 (1.33%) JIRA
10 8 (0.82%) Mockito
10 8 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (0.61%) Jenkins
12 4 (0.41%) Hudson
12 4 (0.41%) Selenium
12 4 (0.41%) Subversion
13 3 (0.31%) Maven
13 3 (0.31%) Selenium IDE
13 3 (0.31%) WebDriver
14 2 (0.20%) TeamCity
14 2 (0.20%) Vagrant
General
1 322 (32.86%) Finance
2 161 (16.43%) Banking
3 94 (9.59%) Games
4 69 (7.04%) Retail
5 67 (6.84%) Investment Banking
6 43 (4.39%) Marketing
7 36 (3.67%) Telecoms
8 34 (3.47%) Financial Institution
9 28 (2.86%) Music Industry
10 27 (2.76%) Front Office
11 26 (2.65%) Pharmaceutical
12 10 (1.02%) Publishing
13 8 (0.82%) Manufacturing
14 5 (0.51%) Advertising
14 5 (0.51%) Automotive
14 5 (0.51%) Back Office
14 5 (0.51%) Law
14 5 (0.51%) Legal
15 4 (0.41%) International Banking
15 4 (0.41%) Mandarin Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 231 (23.57%) .NET
2 120 (12.24%) HTML
3 116 (11.84%) ASP.NET
4 94 (9.59%) ASP.NET MVC
4 94 (9.59%) CSS
5 62 (6.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 59 (6.02%) .NET Framework
7 54 (5.51%) J2EE
8 44 (4.49%) HTML5
9 43 (4.39%) XML
10 40 (4.08%) jQuery
10 40 (4.08%) WCF
11 33 (3.37%) WinForms
12 31 (3.16%) Web Services
12 31 (3.16%) WPF
13 30 (3.06%) LINQ
14 28 (2.86%) AngularJS
14 28 (2.86%) Unity DI Container
15 27 (2.76%) Castle Windsor
15 27 (2.76%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 409 (41.73%) Computer Science
2 139 (14.18%) Mathematics
3 121 (12.35%) Analytical Skills
4 77 (7.86%) Physics
5 61 (6.22%) Hedge funds
6 42 (4.29%) Fintech
7 32 (3.27%) Client/Server
8 28 (2.86%) Inversion of Control
9 27 (2.76%) Tandem
10 26 (2.65%) Algorithms
11 22 (2.24%) User Experience
12 21 (2.14%) Mobile App
13 20 (2.04%) Economics
14 17 (1.73%) Statistics
15 11 (1.12%) Data Structures
15 11 (1.12%) Management Information System
16 10 (1.02%) Social Media
17 9 (0.92%) Blackberry
17 9 (0.92%) Virtual Team
18 8 (0.82%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 127 (12.96%) Windows
2 120 (12.24%) Linux
3 38 (3.88%) Unix
4 25 (2.55%) Windows 7
4 25 (2.55%) Windows Server
5 24 (2.45%) Android
5 24 (2.45%) Apple iOS
6 15 (1.53%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (0.71%) Windows 8
9 6 (0.61%) Mac OS X
10 5 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.31%) CentOS
12 3 (0.31%) Mac OS
12 3 (0.31%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.20%) VMS
13 2 (0.20%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.10%) Solaris
14 1 (0.10%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 213 (21.73%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (12.86%) MVC
3 123 (12.55%) Software Engineering
4 117 (11.94%) OOP
5 102 (10.41%) TDD
6 90 (9.18%) Scrum
7 89 (9.08%) OO
8 70 (7.14%) Kanban
9 66 (6.73%) BDD
10 58 (5.92%) SDLC
11 54 (5.51%) Web Application Development
12 52 (5.31%) Continuous Integration
12 52 (5.31%) Web Development
13 40 (4.08%) Project Management
14 38 (3.88%) OOD
15 32 (3.27%) Analytics
16 29 (2.96%) E-Commerce
17 28 (2.86%) Front End Development
18 27 (2.76%) Dependency Injection
18 27 (2.76%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 351 (35.82%) Java
2 311 (31.73%) C#
3 280 (28.57%) SQL
4 199 (20.31%) C++
5 147 (15.00%) Python
6 123 (12.55%) JavaScript
7 84 (8.57%) PHP
8 39 (3.98%) VBA
9 27 (2.76%) Perl
10 22 (2.24%) PowerShell
11 16 (1.63%) PL/SQL
11 16 (1.63%) Ruby
12 15 (1.53%) Objective-C
13 13 (1.33%) T-SQL
14 12 (1.22%) Apple Swift
15 11 (1.12%) C
15 11 (1.12%) VB.NET
16 8 (0.82%) MATLAB
16 8 (0.82%) VB
17 7 (0.71%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 561 (57.24%) Degree
2 31 (3.16%) Microsoft Certification
3 28 (2.86%) MCP
3 28 (2.86%) MCTS
4 27 (2.76%) MCAD
4 27 (2.76%) MCSD
5 22 (2.24%) PhD
6 11 (1.12%) Security Cleared
7 10 (1.02%) ISTQB
8 7 (0.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 5 (0.51%) CCNA
9 5 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (0.41%) ACCA
11 3 (0.31%) ISEB
11 3 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.20%) CISA
12 2 (0.20%) CISSP
12 2 (0.20%) MCSE
12 2 (0.20%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.20%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (3.06%) QA
2 9 (0.92%) SLA
3 3 (0.31%) FATCA
4 2 (0.20%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.10%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 46 (4.69%) Active Directory
2 34 (3.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (0.92%) VMware ESX
3 9 (0.92%) VMware Workstation
4 8 (0.82%) Terminal Services
5 6 (0.61%) Hyper-V
5 6 (0.61%) XenApp
6 5 (0.51%) vSphere
7 4 (0.41%) Docker
8 3 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.20%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.10%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (0.92%) Ansible
1 9 (0.92%) Puppet
2 8 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.31%) EnCase
3 3 (0.31%) FTK
4 2 (0.20%) SCCM
5 1 (0.10%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.10%) CA Service Virtualization
5 1 (0.10%) Graphite
5 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (0.10%) Nagios
5 1 (0.10%) SCOM
Vendors
1 170 (17.35%) Microsoft
2 92 (9.39%) Oracle
3 40 (4.08%) VMware
4 15 (1.53%) Facebook
5 14 (1.43%) Progress
6 13 (1.33%) Cisco
7 10 (1.02%) Citrix
7 10 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
8 8 (0.82%) HP
8 8 (0.82%) SAP
9 7 (0.71%) Dell
10 5 (0.51%) PayPal
10 5 (0.51%) Red Hat
10 5 (0.51%) ServiceNow
10 5 (0.51%) Zend
11 4 (0.41%) Apple
11 4 (0.41%) IBM
11 4 (0.41%) Tableau
12 3 (0.31%) Cognos
12 3 (0.31%) Sybase
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bens - Pens, Health
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Competitive!
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East London
onezeero.
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + bonus, holiday, pension
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £27,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £0 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £0 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Working with the best in tech Free gym
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Exclusive Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £25,000 per annum Discretionary bonus & discounted gym
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Excellent Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Irox Limited
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum plus bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £0 - £38000 per annum, Benefits generous PAY cool TECHNOLOGY AND PEOPL
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Thebes IT
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: £28,000 per annum 5% Flexible Funds Benefit
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £24000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Exclusive Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Rainham, Essex
GlobalCharge
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £18k - 22k per year
Posted: 12 days ago
City, London
Exclusive Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Gamesys
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum, Benefits Up to 35% commission, no threshold
Posted: 4 days ago