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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank 220 218 173
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -45
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 616 568 810
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.29% 1.28% 1.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.38% 1.37% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 527 491 749
Average salary £27,500 £26,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.77% -5.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £40,300
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
44626 41400 48462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.29% 93.52% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 37463 34618 42150
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 1 August 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 August 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 -8 148 £30,000 +9.09% 45
Croydon -1 6 £20,000 -11.11% 1
Teddington -2 6 £27,500 +4.76%
New Malden - 6 £27,500 -
Wimbledon - 6 £27,500 -
Bromley -5 5 £25,000 +25.00% 2
Chiswick -5 3 £23,000 +2.22%
Romford 0 2 £23,500 +17.50%
Chislehurst - 2 £20,500 -
Uxbridge +5 1 £19,000 -23.23%
Hammersmith -3 1 £28,000 -
Harrow -8 1 £30,000 +33.33%
Ilford - 1 £22,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £20,500 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £41,500 -
Greenwich - 1 £22,000 -
Sidcup - 1 £23,000 -
Surbiton - 1 £26,000 -
Chessington - 1 £26,000 - 2
Dagenham - 1 £19,000 -
Graduate
England

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

1 790 (63.97%) Degree
2 455 (36.84%) Computer Science
3 446 (36.11%) Finance
4 407 (32.96%) C#
5 378 (30.61%) Java
6 327 (26.48%) SQL
7 292 (23.64%) .NET
8 267 (21.62%) JavaScript
9 222 (17.98%) Microsoft
10 208 (16.84%) Mathematics
11 206 (16.68%) Windows
12 201 (16.28%) C++
12 201 (16.28%) HTML
13 181 (14.66%) SQL Server
14 155 (12.55%) CSS
15 148 (11.98%) Linux
15 148 (11.98%) OO
15 148 (11.98%) Software Engineering
16 131 (10.61%) MS Excel
17 128 (10.36%) ASP.NET
18 119 (9.64%) Oracle
19 116 (9.39%) Banking
20 111 (8.99%) MVC
21 108 (8.74%) TDD
22 105 (8.50%) Scrum
23 99 (8.02%) Games
24 93 (7.53%) Python
25 92 (7.45%) MS Office
26 88 (7.13%) OOP
26 88 (7.13%) QA

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 (4.29%) MS Exchange
2 27 (2.19%) IIS
3 19 (1.54%) SharePoint
4 17 (1.38%) SAS
5 12 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2010
6 10 (0.81%) Node.js
7 8 (0.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 6 (0.49%) Apache Pig
9 5 (0.40%) Tomcat
9 5 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2007
10 4 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (0.24%) WebLogic
11 3 (0.24%) Drupal
12 2 (0.16%) WordPress
12 2 (0.16%) Joomla!
12 2 (0.16%) Oracle Coherence
12 2 (0.16%) Apache Solr
12 2 (0.16%) CMS
12 2 (0.16%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 131 (10.61%) MS Excel
2 92 (7.45%) MS Office
3 30 (2.43%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (0.65%) Photoshop
4 8 (0.65%) SPSS
5 7 (0.57%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.16%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.081%) FreeHand
7 1 (0.081%) Simulink
7 1 (0.081%) Stata
7 1 (0.081%) Mathematica
7 1 (0.081%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 5 (0.40%) Google Analytics
2 4 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.24%) Cognos TM1
3 3 (0.24%) SAP Business One
4 2 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.081%) CSG Singleview
5 1 (0.081%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.081%) HFM
5 1 (0.081%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.081%) Cognos Controller
5 1 (0.081%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.081%) SiteCatalyst
5 1 (0.081%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.081%) Cognos Planning
5 1 (0.081%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 11 (0.89%) SaaS
2 9 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.24%) GitHub
5 1 (0.081%) Office 365
5 1 (0.081%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 38 (3.08%) Internet
2 21 (1.70%) TCP/IP
2 21 (1.70%) VoIP
3 19 (1.54%) Intranet
4 15 (1.21%) Broadband
4 15 (1.21%) DNS
5 14 (1.13%) DHCP
6 10 (0.81%) Firewall
7 9 (0.73%) Wireless
7 9 (0.73%) LAN
8 7 (0.57%) SMS
8 7 (0.57%) HTTP
8 7 (0.57%) WAN
8 7 (0.57%) Network Security
9 6 (0.49%) VPN
10 4 (0.32%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (0.32%) Extranet
11 3 (0.24%) SAN
12 2 (0.16%) NAS
12 2 (0.16%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 181 (14.66%) SQL Server
2 54 (4.37%) Big Data
3 49 (3.97%) MySQL
4 43 (3.48%) Hadoop
5 41 (3.32%) Relational Database
6 40 (3.24%) MongoDB
7 31 (2.51%) SQL Server 2012
8 21 (1.70%) SQL Server 2008
9 17 (1.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 14 (1.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 13 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
12 12 (0.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 10 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
14 8 (0.65%) Data Mining
15 7 (0.57%) RDBMS
15 7 (0.57%) NoSQL
16 6 (0.49%) Apache Cassandra
16 6 (0.49%) Apache Hive
16 6 (0.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 5 (0.40%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 70 (5.67%) JUnit
2 57 (4.62%) NUnit
3 53 (4.29%) Maven
4 52 (4.21%) Rhino Mocks
4 52 (4.21%) Moq
5 28 (2.27%) Ant
6 26 (2.11%) Visual Studio
6 26 (2.11%) MSTest
7 24 (1.94%) Selenium
8 19 (1.54%) Eclipse
9 15 (1.21%) WebDriver
10 14 (1.13%) FitNesse
10 14 (1.13%) jMock
11 12 (0.97%) Git (software)
12 11 (0.89%) JSUnit
13 8 (0.65%) JIRA
14 6 (0.49%) SilkTest
15 4 (0.32%) Cucumber
15 4 (0.32%) Talend Open Studio
16 3 (0.24%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 446 (36.11%) Finance
2 116 (9.39%) Banking
3 99 (8.02%) Games
4 70 (5.67%) Marketing
5 53 (4.29%) Investment Banking
6 37 (3.00%) Telecoms
6 37 (3.00%) Financial Institution
7 32 (2.59%) Retail
8 26 (2.11%) Advertising
9 23 (1.86%) Front Office
10 22 (1.78%) Law
11 11 (0.89%) Publishing
11 11 (0.89%) Online Betting
12 8 (0.65%) Legal
13 7 (0.57%) Electronics
14 5 (0.40%) French Language
15 4 (0.32%) German Language
15 4 (0.32%) Billing
16 3 (0.24%) Local Government
16 3 (0.24%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 292 (23.64%) .NET
2 201 (16.28%) HTML
3 155 (12.55%) CSS
4 128 (10.36%) ASP.NET
5 85 (6.88%) jQuery
6 82 (6.64%) .NET Framework
7 78 (6.32%) ASP.NET MVC
8 71 (5.75%) J2EE
9 68 (5.51%) XML
10 61 (4.94%) Hibernate
11 57 (4.62%) Spring
12 50 (4.05%) WPF
13 49 (3.97%) WCF
13 49 (3.97%) HTML5
14 43 (3.48%) WinForms
14 43 (3.48%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 41 (3.32%) Web Services
16 38 (3.08%) NHibernate
17 37 (3.00%) Java EE
18 34 (2.75%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 455 (36.84%) Computer Science
2 208 (16.84%) Mathematics
3 85 (6.88%) Physics
4 49 (3.97%) Hedge funds
5 34 (2.75%) BBC
6 33 (2.67%) Derivative
7 28 (2.27%) Client/Server
8 27 (2.19%) Statistics
9 26 (2.11%) Tandem
9 26 (2.11%) Inversion of Control
9 26 (2.11%) Mobile App
10 19 (1.54%) Open Source
11 17 (1.38%) Spread Betting
11 17 (1.38%) Social Media
12 15 (1.21%) Blog
13 13 (1.05%) Equities
14 12 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
15 11 (0.89%) Animation
15 11 (0.89%) Online Gambling
16 10 (0.81%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 206 (16.68%) Windows
2 148 (11.98%) Linux
3 67 (5.43%) UNIX
4 53 (4.29%) Windows 7
5 49 (3.97%) Windows Server 2008
6 27 (2.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 17 (1.38%) Windows XP
8 15 (1.21%) Android
9 10 (0.81%) Apple iOS
10 7 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (0.32%) Solaris
13 3 (0.24%) Windows 8
13 3 (0.24%) CentOS
14 2 (0.16%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.16%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.081%) HPUX
15 1 (0.081%) Windows Mobile
15 1 (0.081%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.081%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (11.98%) OO
1 148 (11.98%) Software Engineering
2 111 (8.99%) MVC
3 108 (8.74%) TDD
4 105 (8.50%) Scrum
5 88 (7.13%) OOP
6 80 (6.48%) Agile Software Development
7 77 (6.23%) Analytics
8 72 (5.83%) Continuous Integration
9 66 (5.34%) Web Application Development
10 63 (5.10%) Business Intelligence
11 54 (4.37%) Kanban
12 53 (4.29%) Multithreading
13 52 (4.21%) OOD
14 47 (3.81%) OOA/OOD
15 43 (3.48%) BDD
16 37 (3.00%) E-Commerce
17 36 (2.91%) CRM
18 35 (2.83%) Project Management
19 34 (2.75%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 407 (32.96%) C#
2 378 (30.61%) Java
3 327 (26.48%) SQL
4 267 (21.62%) JavaScript
5 201 (16.28%) C++
6 93 (7.53%) Python
7 81 (6.56%) C
8 78 (6.32%) PHP
9 58 (4.70%) Perl
10 51 (4.13%) PowerShell
11 44 (3.56%) VBA
12 36 (2.91%) PL/SQL
13 30 (2.43%) MATLAB
13 30 (2.43%) VB.NET
14 29 (2.35%) Scala
14 29 (2.35%) T-SQL
14 29 (2.35%) VB
15 22 (1.78%) Ruby
16 16 (1.30%) VBScript
17 10 (0.81%) F#
Qualifications
1 790 (63.97%) Degree
2 84 (6.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 74 (5.99%) PhD
4 61 (4.94%) MCP
5 49 (3.97%) MCTS
6 46 (3.72%) MCSD
7 45 (3.64%) MCAD
8 34 (2.75%) Cisco Certification
9 28 (2.27%) CCNA
10 20 (1.62%) MCSE
11 9 (0.73%) ISEB
12 8 (0.65%) Security Cleared
13 7 (0.57%) ISTQB
14 6 (0.49%) Sun Certification
15 5 (0.40%) CEH
16 4 (0.32%) MCSA
17 2 (0.16%) PCI QSA
17 2 (0.16%) SC Cleared
17 2 (0.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 2 (0.16%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (7.13%) QA
2 9 (0.73%) ISO 9001
3 5 (0.40%) SLA
3 5 (0.40%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.16%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.081%) COBIT
System Software
1 59 (4.78%) Active Directory
2 38 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (2.75%) VMware Workstation
4 33 (2.67%) VMware ESX
5 4 (0.32%) XenApp
5 4 (0.32%) Terminal Server
6 3 (0.24%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.24%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (0.16%) vSphere
7 2 (0.16%) Snort
8 1 (0.081%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.081%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 28 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (0.32%) Cryoserver
3 2 (0.16%) OSSEC
3 2 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.081%) Nagios
4 1 (0.081%) MOM
4 1 (0.081%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.081%) Control-M
4 1 (0.081%) Ansible
4 1 (0.081%) Cobbler
4 1 (0.081%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.081%) SCCM
Vendors
1 222 (17.98%) Microsoft
2 119 (9.64%) Oracle
3 49 (3.97%) VMware
4 35 (2.83%) Cisco
5 28 (2.27%) Panasonic
6 27 (2.19%) Red Hat
7 22 (1.78%) Citrix
7 22 (1.78%) SAP
8 21 (1.70%) IBM
9 18 (1.46%) JBoss
10 12 (0.97%) Business Objects
10 12 (0.97%) Cognos
11 10 (0.81%) Adobe
11 10 (0.81%) Salesforce.com
12 9 (0.73%) Reuters
13 8 (0.65%) Twitter
13 8 (0.65%) Google
14 6 (0.49%) Perforce
14 6 (0.49%) Capita
14 6 (0.49%) CODA
London
Venturi
Salary: £18000.00 - £21000.00 per annum + 10% bonus and benefits
Posted: 51 minutes ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 to £45000 per annum - Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Central London / West End
Totaljobs Group.
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £35000
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Edissero Ltd
Salary: £Competitive + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Acceler-IT
Salary: From £20,000 to £27,000 per annum +bens+bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + commission & huge benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ThoughtWorks
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TRG
Salary: £21000 - £24000 Per Annum Excellent package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 + Bonus + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago