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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate
Rank 221 237 217
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 589 619 589
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.36% 1.27% 1.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.46% 1.35% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 514 534 498
Average salary £27,500 £26,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,550 £35,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
40352 45791 40311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.46% 93.79% 93.76%
Number of salaries quoted 34097 38411 33926
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 £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £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 2 June 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 2 June 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 +29 110 £27,750 +0.90% 26
Harrow +11 5 £18,500 -38.33%
Mayfair - 3 £40,000 -
Croydon -2 2 £33,500 +34.00% 1
Feltham - 2 - -
Hammersmith - 2 - -
Kingston Upon Thames +3 1 £22,500 +4.65%
Chiswick -2 1 £25,500 +13.33%
Enfield - 1 £27,500 - 2
Graduate
England

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 June 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.

1 657 (64.79%) Degree
2 413 (40.73%) Finance
3 411 (40.53%) Computer Science
4 302 (29.78%) SQL
5 274 (27.02%) C#
6 245 (24.16%) Mathematics
7 241 (23.77%) SQL Server
8 236 (23.27%) .NET
9 229 (22.58%) Microsoft
10 223 (21.99%) Java
11 207 (20.41%) Windows
12 179 (17.65%) MS Excel
12 179 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
13 177 (17.46%) Analytical Skills
14 149 (14.69%) Banking
15 144 (14.20%) JavaScript
16 133 (13.12%) HTML
17 129 (12.72%) MVC
18 125 (12.33%) ASP.NET
19 124 (12.23%) Software Engineering
20 122 (12.03%) Physics
21 115 (11.34%) Hedge funds
22 106 (10.45%) C++
23 103 (10.16%) Linux
24 101 (9.96%) MS Office
25 99 (9.76%) OO
26 89 (8.78%) CSS
27 84 (8.28%) ASP.NET MVC
28 81 (7.99%) Oracle
29 79 (7.79%) TDD

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 28 (2.76%) MS Exchange
2 21 (2.07%) IIS
3 15 (1.48%) SharePoint
4 12 (1.18%) Node.js
4 12 (1.18%) CMS
5 9 (0.89%) Apache
6 7 (0.69%) IBM Notes
7 6 (0.59%) WordPress
8 4 (0.39%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (0.39%) Apache Solr
8 4 (0.39%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.30%) MQSeries
9 3 (0.30%) Umbraco
9 3 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (0.20%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.099%) SAS
11 1 (0.099%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 179 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 101 (9.96%) MS Office
3 27 (2.66%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (1.28%) Photoshop
5 8 (0.79%) MS Project
5 8 (0.79%) Fireworks
6 7 (0.69%) MS Visio
7 5 (0.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 4 (0.39%) Adobe Illustrator
8 4 (0.39%) InDesign
9 3 (0.30%) PowerPivot
10 2 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.39%) Oracle Payroll
2 3 (0.30%) Markit EDM
3 2 (0.20%) Odoo
3 2 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.20%) HFM
4 1 (0.099%) Kondor+
4 1 (0.099%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.099%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.099%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.099%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.099%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.099%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.099%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 9 (0.89%) Google Analytics
1 9 (0.89%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (0.59%) SaaS
3 5 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (0.49%) Office 365
4 4 (0.39%) GitHub
4 4 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 35 (3.45%) Broadband
2 29 (2.86%) DNS
3 28 (2.76%) VoIP
4 27 (2.66%) Internet
5 26 (2.56%) VPN
6 22 (2.17%) LLU
7 21 (2.07%) Cisco IOS
7 21 (2.07%) POP3
7 21 (2.07%) SMTP
8 20 (1.97%) Firewall
9 10 (0.99%) Network Security
9 10 (0.99%) OSPF
10 8 (0.79%) RIP
10 8 (0.79%) EIGRP
11 7 (0.69%) WebEx
12 6 (0.59%) WAN
12 6 (0.59%) DHCP
13 4 (0.39%) FTP
13 4 (0.39%) LAN
14 3 (0.30%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 241 (23.77%) SQL Server
2 32 (3.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (1.97%) MySQL
4 19 (1.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (1.87%) Relational Database
5 17 (1.68%) Data Warehouse
5 17 (1.68%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (1.18%) NoSQL
6 12 (1.18%) Oracle Database
7 11 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (0.89%) RDBMS
8 9 (0.89%) DB2
8 9 (0.89%) MongoDB
9 8 (0.79%) Big Data
9 8 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (0.79%) Oracle Database 10g
9 8 (0.79%) SQL Server 2005
10 7 (0.69%) Oracle Database 11g
11 6 (0.59%) Oracle Reports
11 6 (0.59%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 53 (5.23%) NUnit
1 53 (5.23%) Rhino Mocks
2 52 (5.13%) Moq
3 30 (2.96%) Visual Studio
4 26 (2.56%) MSTest
5 15 (1.48%) Git (software)
6 8 (0.79%) Dreamweaver
6 8 (0.79%) Selenium
7 6 (0.59%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (0.59%) Subversion
8 5 (0.49%) Maven
9 4 (0.39%) Jenkins
9 4 (0.39%) Metasploit
9 4 (0.39%) WebDriver
10 3 (0.30%) JUnit
10 3 (0.30%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
11 2 (0.20%) Octopus Deploy
11 2 (0.20%) Jasmine
11 2 (0.20%) TeamCity
11 2 (0.20%) Eclipse
General
1 413 (40.73%) Finance
2 149 (14.69%) Banking
3 72 (7.10%) Marketing
4 50 (4.93%) Games
5 44 (4.34%) Investment Banking
5 44 (4.34%) Telecoms
6 34 (3.35%) Retail
7 30 (2.96%) Financial Institution
8 20 (1.97%) Publishing
9 18 (1.78%) Front Office
10 17 (1.68%) Legal
11 16 (1.58%) Law
11 16 (1.58%) Advertising
11 16 (1.58%) Back Office
12 12 (1.18%) German Language
13 9 (0.89%) Billing
14 8 (0.79%) French Language
14 8 (0.79%) Spanish Language
15 7 (0.69%) Manufacturing
16 4 (0.39%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 236 (23.27%) .NET
2 133 (13.12%) HTML
3 125 (12.33%) ASP.NET
4 89 (8.78%) CSS
5 84 (8.28%) ASP.NET MVC
6 57 (5.62%) .NET Framework
7 56 (5.52%) XML
8 55 (5.42%) jQuery
9 40 (3.94%) WCF
10 35 (3.45%) WPF
11 32 (3.16%) HTML5
12 29 (2.86%) WinForms
13 27 (2.66%) Castle Windsor
14 26 (2.56%) Ninject
14 26 (2.56%) Unity DI Container
14 26 (2.56%) Spring.NET
14 26 (2.56%) NHibernate
14 26 (2.56%) LINQ
15 21 (2.07%) Spring
16 19 (1.87%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 411 (40.53%) Computer Science
2 245 (24.16%) Mathematics
3 177 (17.46%) Analytical Skills
4 122 (12.03%) Physics
5 115 (11.34%) Hedge funds
6 52 (5.13%) Management Information System
7 26 (2.56%) Inversion of Control
7 26 (2.56%) Tandem
7 26 (2.56%) Client/Server
8 23 (2.27%) Social Media
9 19 (1.87%) Mobile App
10 18 (1.78%) Derivative
11 17 (1.68%) Statistics
12 16 (1.58%) Fixed Income
12 16 (1.58%) Economics
13 13 (1.28%) User Experience
14 12 (1.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 10 (0.99%) Equities
16 9 (0.89%) Data Centre
16 9 (0.89%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 207 (20.41%) Windows
2 103 (10.16%) Linux
3 53 (5.23%) UNIX
4 43 (4.24%) Windows 7
5 35 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (1.58%) Windows XP
7 12 (1.18%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (1.08%) Windows 8
9 8 (0.79%) Apple iOS
9 8 (0.79%) Android
10 7 (0.69%) Solaris
11 6 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (0.49%) CentOS
13 2 (0.20%) HPUX
14 1 (0.099%) Embedded Linux
14 1 (0.099%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 179 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
2 129 (12.72%) MVC
3 124 (12.23%) Software Engineering
4 99 (9.76%) OO
5 79 (7.79%) TDD
6 78 (7.69%) Scrum
7 62 (6.11%) Kanban
8 57 (5.62%) Web Application Development
9 54 (5.33%) OOP
10 51 (5.03%) Project Management
11 47 (4.64%) BDD
12 42 (4.14%) Business Analysis
13 40 (3.94%) OOD
14 39 (3.85%) Analytics
15 32 (3.16%) OOA/OOD
15 32 (3.16%) Mentoring
16 29 (2.86%) Continuous Integration
17 28 (2.76%) Data Analysis
17 28 (2.76%) Web Development
18 27 (2.66%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 302 (29.78%) SQL
2 274 (27.02%) C#
3 223 (21.99%) Java
4 144 (14.20%) JavaScript
5 106 (10.45%) C++
6 66 (6.51%) Python
7 62 (6.11%) PHP
8 49 (4.83%) C
9 43 (4.24%) Perl
10 32 (3.16%) VB
11 24 (2.37%) T-SQL
12 22 (2.17%) PowerShell
13 19 (1.87%) Ruby
14 16 (1.58%) PL/SQL
15 15 (1.48%) VBA
16 14 (1.38%) VB.NET
17 10 (0.99%) Scala
18 6 (0.59%) Objective-C
19 5 (0.49%) Delphi
20 4 (0.39%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 657 (64.79%) Degree
2 40 (3.94%) PhD
3 38 (3.75%) Cisco Certification
3 38 (3.75%) CCNA
4 37 (3.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 29 (2.86%) MCP
6 27 (2.66%) MCSD
7 26 (2.56%) MCTS
7 26 (2.56%) MCAD
8 14 (1.38%) ISTQB
9 10 (0.99%) CCNP
9 10 (0.99%) ACCA
9 10 (0.99%) CIMA
10 9 (0.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 7 (0.69%) OCP
11 7 (0.69%) Oracle Certification
12 5 (0.49%) CFA
12 5 (0.49%) MCSE
12 5 (0.49%) HNC
12 5 (0.49%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (5.72%) QA
2 11 (1.08%) SLA
3 6 (0.59%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.099%) COBIT
4 1 (0.099%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.099%) Data Quality
System Software
1 65 (6.41%) Active Directory
2 19 (1.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (1.78%) VMware ESX
3 18 (1.78%) VMware Workstation
4 7 (0.69%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (0.30%) Firmware
6 2 (0.20%) XenApp
7 1 (0.099%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.099%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.099%) Docker
7 1 (0.099%) LXC
Systems Management
1 7 (0.69%) Oracle RMAN
1 7 (0.69%) Data Guard
2 4 (0.39%) Nessus
3 2 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.20%) HP SIM
3 2 (0.20%) Puppet
3 2 (0.20%) SCCM
3 2 (0.20%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (0.20%) Control-M
3 2 (0.20%) Nagios
4 1 (0.099%) OpenView
4 1 (0.099%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.099%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 229 (22.58%) Microsoft
2 81 (7.99%) Oracle
3 36 (3.55%) Cisco
4 26 (2.56%) VMware
5 25 (2.47%) BT
6 21 (2.07%) Nokia
7 13 (1.28%) Sybase
8 12 (1.18%) Google
9 11 (1.08%) Salesforce.com
9 11 (1.08%) Adobe
10 9 (0.89%) Citrix
11 8 (0.79%) HP
12 7 (0.69%) Capita
12 7 (0.69%) Lotus
13 6 (0.59%) Facebook
13 6 (0.59%) Red Hat
14 5 (0.49%) Teradata
14 5 (0.49%) Sage
14 5 (0.49%) SunGard
15 4 (0.39%) hybris
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