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 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate
Rank 245 219 227
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 515 666 648
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.31% 1.51% 1.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.37% 1.58% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 464 582 553
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 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £23,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+6.38% +4.44%
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
37519 42126 45471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.68% 95.57% 95.75%
Number of salaries quoted 32609 35777 37900
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 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 August 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 August 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 -10 51 £30,000 +9.09% 18
Orpington - 10 £22,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames +8 7 £25,000 +21.95%
Wimbledon - 4 £28,500 -
Isleworth - 3 £20,000 -
Enfield -1 2 £22,500 -18.18%
Uxbridge - 2 £20,250 -
Bromley - 2 £28,250 -
Croydon -4 1 £34,500 +15.00%
Hounslow - 1 £21,000 -
Hammersmith - 1 £32,500 -
Graduate
England

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 August 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.

1 579 (58.37%) Degree
2 421 (42.44%) Computer Science
3 379 (38.21%) Java
4 348 (35.08%) Finance
5 324 (32.66%) C#
6 292 (29.44%) SQL
7 231 (23.29%) .NET
8 221 (22.28%) Agile Software Development
9 209 (21.07%) C++
10 170 (17.14%) Microsoft
11 158 (15.93%) Python
12 154 (15.52%) Banking
13 146 (14.72%) Software Engineering
14 138 (13.91%) Windows
15 130 (13.10%) Analytical Skills
16 123 (12.40%) Mathematics
16 123 (12.40%) HTML
17 122 (12.30%) OOP
18 121 (12.20%) SQL Server
19 120 (12.10%) MVC
20 118 (11.90%) JavaScript
21 115 (11.59%) Linux
22 111 (11.19%) ASP.NET
23 105 (10.58%) Oracle
24 100 (10.08%) TDD
25 95 (9.58%) CSS
26 94 (9.48%) PHP
26 94 (9.48%) Games
27 93 (9.38%) Scrum
28 92 (9.27%) 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 34 (3.43%) SharePoint
2 20 (2.02%) MS Exchange
3 8 (0.81%) CMS
3 8 (0.81%) ColdFusion
4 7 (0.71%) Apache
5 6 (0.60%) Tomcat
5 6 (0.60%) WordPress
6 5 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (0.50%) Confluence
6 5 (0.50%) SAS
7 4 (0.40%) Skype for Business
8 3 (0.30%) Apache Spark
8 3 (0.30%) Drupal
9 2 (0.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (0.20%) IIS
9 2 (0.20%) IPython
9 2 (0.20%) Jupyter
9 2 (0.20%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.10%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.10%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 85 (8.57%) MS Excel
2 43 (4.33%) MS Office
3 21 (2.12%) Photoshop
4 10 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (0.71%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.30%) MS Project
7 2 (0.20%) XMetaL
8 1 (0.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.10%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.10%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (0.81%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
2 3 (0.30%) Eagle PACE
3 2 (0.20%) HFM
4 1 (0.10%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.10%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.10%) Magento
4 1 (0.10%) Optimost
4 1 (0.10%) ProductWriter
4 1 (0.10%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.10%) SunGard APT
4 1 (0.10%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 29 (2.92%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (2.72%) SaaS
3 13 (1.31%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (1.11%) iTunes
5 8 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (0.50%) PaaS
7 2 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.20%) Amazon Kinesis
7 2 (0.20%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 2 (0.20%) Heroku
8 1 (0.10%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.10%) Office 365
8 1 (0.10%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.01%) Firewall
2 9 (0.91%) Internet
3 7 (0.71%) HTTP
4 6 (0.60%) TCP/IP
5 5 (0.50%) Intranet
6 4 (0.40%) Network Security
7 3 (0.30%) FTP
7 3 (0.30%) LAN
7 3 (0.30%) Skype
7 3 (0.30%) WAN
7 3 (0.30%) Wireless
8 2 (0.20%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (0.20%) DHCP
8 2 (0.20%) DNS
8 2 (0.20%) NGN
9 1 (0.10%) Broadband
9 1 (0.10%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.10%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (0.10%) VPN
9 1 (0.10%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (12.20%) SQL Server
2 30 (3.02%) MySQL
2 30 (3.02%) SQL Server 2014
3 27 (2.72%) Relational Database
4 19 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
5 17 (1.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 16 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 14 (1.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 12 (1.21%) Oracle Reports
9 11 (1.11%) BusinessObjects
9 11 (1.11%) MongoDB
10 10 (1.01%) GIS
10 10 (1.01%) SQL Server 2005
11 9 (0.91%) PostgreSQL
12 8 (0.81%) Big Data
12 8 (0.81%) Oracle Database
12 8 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
12 8 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
13 7 (0.71%) RDBMS
14 6 (0.60%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 61 (6.15%) NUnit
2 60 (6.05%) Moq
3 52 (5.24%) Rhino Mocks
4 35 (3.53%) MSTest
5 32 (3.23%) Visual Studio
6 15 (1.51%) Eclipse
7 13 (1.31%) Git (software)
7 13 (1.31%) JUnit
8 10 (1.01%) JIRA
9 9 (0.91%) Team Foundation Server
10 7 (0.71%) Mockito
11 4 (0.40%) Hudson
11 4 (0.40%) Jenkins
11 4 (0.40%) Selenium
12 3 (0.30%) FitNesse
12 3 (0.30%) Maven
12 3 (0.30%) Selenium IDE
12 3 (0.30%) Subversion
12 3 (0.30%) WebDriver
13 2 (0.20%) TeamCity
General
1 348 (35.08%) Finance
2 154 (15.52%) Banking
3 94 (9.48%) Games
4 67 (6.75%) Retail
5 66 (6.65%) Investment Banking
6 39 (3.93%) Front Office
6 39 (3.93%) Marketing
7 34 (3.43%) Financial Institution
7 34 (3.43%) Telecoms
8 28 (2.82%) Music Industry
9 23 (2.32%) Pharmaceutical
10 9 (0.91%) Manufacturing
11 8 (0.81%) Legal
11 8 (0.81%) Publishing
12 7 (0.71%) Back Office
13 6 (0.60%) Law
13 6 (0.60%) Mandarin Language
14 5 (0.50%) Advertising
14 5 (0.50%) Automotive
15 4 (0.40%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 231 (23.29%) .NET
2 123 (12.40%) HTML
3 111 (11.19%) ASP.NET
4 95 (9.58%) CSS
5 89 (8.97%) ASP.NET MVC
6 60 (6.05%) J2EE
7 58 (5.85%) .NET Framework
7 58 (5.85%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 46 (4.64%) HTML5
8 46 (4.64%) jQuery
9 45 (4.54%) XML
10 41 (4.13%) WCF
11 35 (3.53%) WinForms
12 33 (3.33%) Web Services
12 33 (3.33%) WPF
13 30 (3.02%) LINQ
14 27 (2.72%) CSS3
14 27 (2.72%) Unity DI Container
15 26 (2.62%) Castle Windsor
15 26 (2.62%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 421 (42.44%) Computer Science
2 130 (13.10%) Analytical Skills
3 123 (12.40%) Mathematics
4 68 (6.85%) Hedge funds
5 65 (6.55%) Physics
6 41 (4.13%) Fintech
7 30 (3.02%) Client/Server
8 27 (2.72%) Inversion of Control
9 26 (2.62%) Tandem
9 26 (2.62%) User Experience
10 24 (2.42%) Algorithms
11 22 (2.22%) Mobile App
12 18 (1.81%) Statistics
13 17 (1.71%) Economics
14 14 (1.41%) Data Structures
15 13 (1.31%) Management Information System
16 12 (1.21%) Equities
17 9 (0.91%) Social Media
17 9 (0.91%) Virtual Team
18 8 (0.81%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 138 (13.91%) Windows
2 115 (11.59%) Linux
3 37 (3.73%) Unix
4 34 (3.43%) Windows 7
5 31 (3.13%) Windows Server
6 28 (2.82%) Apple iOS
7 23 (2.32%) Android
8 22 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
9 20 (2.02%) Windows Server 2012
10 15 (1.51%) Windows 8
11 9 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 6 (0.60%) CentOS
14 5 (0.50%) Ubuntu
14 5 (0.50%) Windows 10
15 2 (0.20%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.20%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.20%) Windows XP
16 1 (0.10%) AIX
16 1 (0.10%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 221 (22.28%) Agile Software Development
2 146 (14.72%) Software Engineering
3 122 (12.30%) OOP
4 120 (12.10%) MVC
5 100 (10.08%) TDD
6 93 (9.38%) Scrum
7 92 (9.27%) OO
8 69 (6.96%) Kanban
9 65 (6.55%) BDD
10 58 (5.85%) SDLC
11 53 (5.34%) Web Application Development
12 51 (5.14%) Web Development
13 50 (5.04%) Continuous Integration
14 41 (4.13%) Project Management
15 38 (3.83%) OOD
16 32 (3.23%) E-Commerce
16 32 (3.23%) Front End Development
17 28 (2.82%) Analytics
18 27 (2.72%) Process Management
19 26 (2.62%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 379 (38.21%) Java
2 324 (32.66%) C#
3 292 (29.44%) SQL
4 209 (21.07%) C++
5 158 (15.93%) Python
6 118 (11.90%) JavaScript
7 94 (9.48%) PHP
8 43 (4.33%) VBA
9 29 (2.92%) PowerShell
10 25 (2.52%) Perl
11 20 (2.02%) Ruby
12 16 (1.61%) PL/SQL
13 15 (1.51%) Objective-C
13 15 (1.51%) T-SQL
14 14 (1.41%) VB.NET
15 13 (1.31%) C
16 12 (1.21%) Apple Swift
17 8 (0.81%) VB
18 7 (0.71%) MATLAB
18 7 (0.71%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 579 (58.37%) Degree
2 29 (2.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 27 (2.72%) MCP
4 26 (2.62%) MCAD
4 26 (2.62%) MCSD
4 26 (2.62%) MCTS
5 20 (2.02%) PhD
6 11 (1.11%) ISTQB
7 9 (0.91%) Security Cleared
8 8 (0.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 6 (0.60%) CCNA
9 6 (0.60%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (0.40%) ACCA
11 3 (0.30%) APMP
11 3 (0.30%) CAPM
11 3 (0.30%) ISEB
11 3 (0.30%) PMI Certification
11 3 (0.30%) PMP
11 3 (0.30%) Postgraduate
12 2 (0.20%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (3.23%) QA
2 7 (0.71%) SLA
3 4 (0.40%) FATCA
4 2 (0.20%) AIFMD
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 48 (4.84%) Active Directory
2 31 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (1.21%) VMware ESX
3 12 (1.21%) VMware Workstation
4 5 (0.50%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.50%) vSphere
5 4 (0.40%) Terminal Services
6 3 (0.30%) Docker
7 2 (0.20%) XenApp
8 1 (0.10%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (0.91%) Ansible
1 9 (0.91%) Puppet
2 7 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.30%) EnCase
3 3 (0.30%) FTK
4 2 (0.20%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.20%) SCCM
5 1 (0.10%) CA Service Virtualization
5 1 (0.10%) Graphite
5 1 (0.10%) Nagios
Vendors
1 170 (17.14%) Microsoft
2 105 (10.58%) Oracle
3 37 (3.73%) VMware
4 19 (1.92%) Facebook
5 14 (1.41%) Progress
6 11 (1.11%) Cisco
7 10 (1.01%) Salesforce.com
7 10 (1.01%) SAP
8 8 (0.81%) HP
8 8 (0.81%) Red Hat
9 6 (0.60%) Citrix
9 6 (0.60%) Dell
10 5 (0.50%) PayPal
10 5 (0.50%) Zend
11 4 (0.40%) Apple
11 4 (0.40%) IBM
11 4 (0.40%) Tableau
12 3 (0.30%) Bloomberg
12 3 (0.30%) Cognos
12 3 (0.30%) Sybase
South West London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Recital Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 17 hours ago
North West London
GridCell
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum Bonuses, Flexible Working, Training
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Talent International
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Montagu Olsen Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £32,000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Exclusive Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Exclusive Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £25,000 per annum Discretionary bonus & discounted gym
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Futureheads Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £23,000 to £28,000 per annum based on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Teddington, Middlesex
Bluetownonline
Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Salary and Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + 23 days annual leave, bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago