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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank 212 243 180
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -63
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 614 521 809
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.34% 1.17% 1.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.44% 1.25% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 526 463 749
Average salary £27,500 £26,250 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,350 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £22,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -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
42753 41632 47612
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.39% 93.54% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 35655 35019 41251
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 23 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 23 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 +8 131 £30,000 +7.14% 28
Surbiton -1 4 £26,000 +9.47%
Croydon -3 4 £24,250 +7.77% 1
Bromley -8 4 £25,000 +25.00% 2
Wimbledon -10 4 £27,500 +10.00%
Chessington - 4 £26,000 - 2
New Malden -6 3 £27,500 -
Teddington -7 3 £27,500 +4.76%
Hounslow - 3 £28,500 -
Chiswick +1 2 £25,000 +11.11%
Harrow -23 2 £28,750 +27.77%
Beckenham - 2 £20,000 -
Docklands, London - 2 £31,250 -
Hammersmith 0 1 £28,000 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £41,500 -
Ilford - 1 £22,500 -
Dagenham - 1 £19,000 -
Graduate
England

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 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.

1 800 (62.84%) Degree
2 433 (34.01%) Computer Science
3 432 (33.94%) Finance
4 418 (32.84%) C#
5 356 (27.97%) Java
6 323 (25.37%) SQL
7 303 (23.80%) .NET
8 266 (20.90%) JavaScript
9 213 (16.73%) Mathematics
10 210 (16.50%) Agile Software Development
11 207 (16.26%) HTML
12 199 (15.63%) C++
13 197 (15.48%) Microsoft
14 188 (14.77%) SQL Server
15 176 (13.83%) Windows
16 161 (12.65%) OO
17 147 (11.55%) CSS
18 138 (10.84%) ASP.NET
19 137 (10.76%) Banking
20 136 (10.68%) Linux
21 134 (10.53%) Software Engineering
22 130 (10.21%) MVC
23 125 (9.82%) Analytical Skills
24 121 (9.51%) MS Excel
25 112 (8.80%) TDD
26 105 (8.25%) Oracle
27 102 (8.01%) Python
28 99 (7.78%) Scrum
29 97 (7.62%) Games
30 92 (7.23%) MS Office

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 38 (2.99%) MS Exchange
2 25 (1.96%) IIS
3 23 (1.81%) SAS
4 16 (1.26%) Node.js
5 10 (0.79%) SharePoint
6 9 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (0.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 6 (0.47%) Apache Pig
9 5 (0.39%) WebLogic
10 4 (0.31%) Tomcat
10 4 (0.31%) Oracle Coherence
10 4 (0.31%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (0.31%) Apache Solr
10 4 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (0.24%) Drupal
11 3 (0.24%) CMS
11 3 (0.24%) GroupWise
11 3 (0.24%) IBM Notes
11 3 (0.24%) Lotus Domino
12 2 (0.16%) Joomla!
Applications
1 121 (9.51%) MS Excel
2 92 (7.23%) MS Office
3 30 (2.36%) MS PowerPoint
4 15 (1.18%) SPSS
5 8 (0.63%) Photoshop
6 4 (0.31%) AutoCAD
6 4 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.079%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.079%) Stata
7 1 (0.079%) FreeHand
7 1 (0.079%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (0.31%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.24%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.079%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.079%) CSG Singleview
4 1 (0.079%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.079%) HFM
4 1 (0.079%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (0.079%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.079%) SiteCatalyst
4 1 (0.079%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.079%) Cognos Controller
4 1 (0.079%) Cognos Planning
Cloud Services
1 11 (0.86%) SaaS
2 10 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (0.39%) GitHub
4 3 (0.24%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (2.75%) Internet
2 26 (2.04%) Intranet
3 16 (1.26%) VoIP
4 15 (1.18%) TCP/IP
5 12 (0.94%) Broadband
6 10 (0.79%) HTTP
7 8 (0.63%) Wireless
7 8 (0.63%) WAN
8 7 (0.55%) Network Security
9 6 (0.47%) DHCP
9 6 (0.47%) DNS
10 5 (0.39%) Ethernet
10 5 (0.39%) LAN
10 5 (0.39%) SMS
10 5 (0.39%) Firewall
11 4 (0.31%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (0.31%) IPsec
11 4 (0.31%) IP Telephony
11 4 (0.31%) Structured Cabling
11 4 (0.31%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 188 (14.77%) SQL Server
2 46 (3.61%) Big Data
3 39 (3.06%) MySQL
4 36 (2.83%) Hadoop
5 33 (2.59%) MongoDB
5 33 (2.59%) Relational Database
6 18 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 17 (1.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 17 (1.34%) SQL Server 2012
8 15 (1.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 13 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
10 11 (0.86%) Data Mining
10 11 (0.86%) SQL Server 2008
11 8 (0.63%) Apache Hive
12 7 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
13 6 (0.47%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 5 (0.39%) Xcelsius
14 5 (0.39%) IBM InfoSphere
14 5 (0.39%) Oracle Database
15 4 (0.31%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 66 (5.18%) JUnit
2 59 (4.63%) NUnit
3 52 (4.08%) Rhino Mocks
3 52 (4.08%) Moq
4 47 (3.69%) Maven
5 26 (2.04%) MSTest
6 25 (1.96%) Selenium
7 24 (1.89%) Visual Studio
8 23 (1.81%) Eclipse
9 21 (1.65%) Ant
10 19 (1.49%) WebDriver
11 18 (1.41%) jMock
12 16 (1.26%) FitNesse
13 14 (1.10%) Git (software)
14 13 (1.02%) JSUnit
15 9 (0.71%) JIRA
16 6 (0.47%) SilkTest
17 5 (0.39%) ClearCase
17 5 (0.39%) Subversion
18 4 (0.31%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 432 (33.94%) Finance
2 137 (10.76%) Banking
3 97 (7.62%) Games
4 66 (5.18%) Marketing
5 65 (5.11%) Investment Banking
6 38 (2.99%) Financial Institution
6 38 (2.99%) Telecoms
7 32 (2.51%) Front Office
7 32 (2.51%) Advertising
8 29 (2.28%) Retail
9 24 (1.89%) Law
10 15 (1.18%) French Language
10 15 (1.18%) German Language
11 12 (0.94%) Online Betting
11 12 (0.94%) Publishing
12 8 (0.63%) Electronics
13 7 (0.55%) Italian Language
14 6 (0.47%) Spanish Language
14 6 (0.47%) Legal
14 6 (0.47%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 303 (23.80%) .NET
2 207 (16.26%) HTML
3 147 (11.55%) CSS
4 138 (10.84%) ASP.NET
5 85 (6.68%) ASP.NET MVC
6 78 (6.13%) jQuery
6 78 (6.13%) .NET Framework
7 69 (5.42%) XML
8 60 (4.71%) J2EE
9 59 (4.63%) HTML5
10 58 (4.56%) WCF
11 54 (4.24%) WPF
12 53 (4.16%) Spring
13 52 (4.08%) Hibernate
14 44 (3.46%) Web Services
15 42 (3.30%) WinForms
16 34 (2.67%) NHibernate
16 34 (2.67%) LINQ
17 32 (2.51%) AngularJS
18 29 (2.28%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 433 (34.01%) Computer Science
2 213 (16.73%) Mathematics
3 125 (9.82%) Analytical Skills
4 87 (6.83%) Physics
5 59 (4.63%) Hedge funds
6 37 (2.91%) Statistics
7 36 (2.83%) Derivative
8 29 (2.28%) BBC
8 29 (2.28%) Open Source
9 27 (2.12%) Client/Server
10 26 (2.04%) Tandem
10 26 (2.04%) Inversion of Control
10 26 (2.04%) User Experience
11 22 (1.73%) Mobile App
12 17 (1.34%) Social Media
13 16 (1.26%) Fixed Income
13 16 (1.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 15 (1.18%) Blog
15 14 (1.10%) Spread Betting
16 13 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 176 (13.83%) Windows
2 136 (10.68%) Linux
3 77 (6.05%) UNIX
4 45 (3.53%) Windows 7
5 41 (3.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (1.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (1.18%) Android
7 15 (1.18%) Windows XP
8 9 (0.71%) Apple iOS
9 5 (0.39%) Solaris
10 2 (0.16%) HPUX
10 2 (0.16%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.16%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.079%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.079%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.079%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 210 (16.50%) Agile Software Development
2 161 (12.65%) OO
3 134 (10.53%) Software Engineering
4 130 (10.21%) MVC
5 112 (8.80%) TDD
6 99 (7.78%) Scrum
7 84 (6.60%) OOP
8 76 (5.97%) Analytics
9 75 (5.89%) Continuous Integration
10 69 (5.42%) Business Intelligence
11 68 (5.34%) Web Application Development
12 54 (4.24%) OOD
13 52 (4.08%) Kanban
14 48 (3.77%) OOA/OOD
15 42 (3.30%) CRM
15 42 (3.30%) Multithreading
16 39 (3.06%) BDD
16 39 (3.06%) Mentoring
17 37 (2.91%) E-Commerce
18 33 (2.59%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 418 (32.84%) C#
2 356 (27.97%) Java
3 323 (25.37%) SQL
4 266 (20.90%) JavaScript
5 199 (15.63%) C++
6 102 (8.01%) Python
7 69 (5.42%) PHP
7 69 (5.42%) C
8 56 (4.40%) Perl
9 41 (3.22%) PowerShell
10 37 (2.91%) VBA
11 35 (2.75%) T-SQL
12 34 (2.67%) MATLAB
13 32 (2.51%) PL/SQL
14 29 (2.28%) VB
15 26 (2.04%) Ruby
16 24 (1.89%) VB.NET
17 22 (1.73%) Scala
18 13 (1.02%) F#
19 10 (0.79%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 800 (62.84%) Degree
2 66 (5.18%) PhD
3 62 (4.87%) Microsoft Certification
4 49 (3.85%) MCP
5 40 (3.14%) MCSD
6 39 (3.06%) MCTS
7 38 (2.99%) MCAD
8 33 (2.59%) Cisco Certification
9 28 (2.20%) CCNA
10 12 (0.94%) MCSE
11 10 (0.79%) CISSP
11 10 (0.79%) CEH
12 9 (0.71%) CISM
12 9 (0.71%) Security Cleared
13 8 (0.63%) CISMP
14 7 (0.55%) ISEB
14 7 (0.55%) CCNP
15 6 (0.47%) Sun Certification
16 4 (0.31%) ISTQB
17 3 (0.24%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (6.13%) QA
2 5 (0.39%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.24%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.24%) SLA
5 2 (0.16%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.079%) COBIT
6 1 (0.079%) Data Quality
System Software
1 46 (3.61%) Active Directory
2 29 (2.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (2.12%) VMware ESX
3 27 (2.12%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (0.16%) Snort
5 1 (0.079%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 21 (1.65%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (0.31%) Cryoserver
3 2 (0.16%) OSSEC
3 2 (0.16%) Nessus
4 1 (0.079%) SCCM
4 1 (0.079%) Control-M
4 1 (0.079%) Nagios
4 1 (0.079%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 197 (15.48%) Microsoft
2 105 (8.25%) Oracle
3 34 (2.67%) VMware
4 29 (2.28%) Cisco
5 21 (1.65%) IBM
5 21 (1.65%) Panasonic
6 20 (1.57%) Red Hat
7 16 (1.26%) SAP
7 16 (1.26%) JBoss
8 12 (0.94%) Cognos
8 12 (0.94%) Adobe
8 12 (0.94%) Citrix
8 12 (0.94%) Business Objects
9 8 (0.63%) Salesforce.com
9 8 (0.63%) Perforce
10 7 (0.55%) Sybase
10 7 (0.55%) BT
11 6 (0.47%) Twitter
11 6 (0.47%) Google
12 5 (0.39%) Tableau
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £23k - 27k per year
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £18k - 24k per year
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £30k - 32k per year
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £26k - 33k per year
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £20k - 25k per year
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £22k - 25k per year + OTE 15-25K
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £24000 to £35000 per annum - excellent benefits and culture
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits and bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £0 to £32 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
West London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £27000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £250000000 - £350000000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday