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 28 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate
Rank 271 236 247
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 482 609 635
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.18% 1.39% 1.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.23% 1.45% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 451 530 544
Median salary £28,000 £27,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.81% +5.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £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
39219 42044 47062
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.72% 95.76% 96.06%
Number of salaries quoted 34041 35485 39334
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 £31,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
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 28 May 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 28 May 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 -7 52 £29,000 +1.75% 17
Orpington - 5 £22,500 - 1
Kingston Upon Thames +9 3 £25,000 +11.11%
Croydon -9 2 £38,750 +63.15% 1
Brentford - 2 £30,000 -
Bromley - 2 £19,000 - 1
Hammersmith +4 1 £22,000 -
Feltham -2 1 £30,000 -
Surbiton - 1 £22,500 -
Graduate
England

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 583 (59.01%) Degree
2 422 (42.71%) Computer Science
3 402 (40.69%) Finance
4 381 (38.56%) Java
5 318 (32.19%) C#
6 274 (27.73%) SQL
7 238 (24.09%) Agile Software Development
8 216 (21.86%) .NET
9 185 (18.72%) C++
10 171 (17.31%) Software Engineering
11 160 (16.19%) JavaScript
11 160 (16.19%) Microsoft
12 151 (15.28%) Windows
13 148 (14.98%) Banking
13 148 (14.98%) Analytical Skills
14 141 (14.27%) Python
15 133 (13.46%) SQL Server
16 130 (13.16%) HTML
17 126 (12.75%) MVC
18 117 (11.84%) CSS
19 116 (11.74%) OOP
20 106 (10.73%) ASP.NET
21 103 (10.43%) TDD
22 101 (10.22%) Linux
23 94 (9.51%) OO
24 93 (9.41%) Scrum
25 92 (9.31%) Oracle
25 92 (9.31%) PHP
25 92 (9.31%) Mathematics
26 90 (9.11%) ASP.NET MVC

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 36 (3.64%) SharePoint
2 13 (1.32%) Node.js
3 12 (1.21%) MS Exchange
4 8 (0.81%) ColdFusion
5 6 (0.61%) Tomcat
6 5 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (0.51%) CMS
7 4 (0.40%) Apache
8 3 (0.30%) Confluence
8 3 (0.30%) SAS
8 3 (0.30%) Skype for Business
9 2 (0.20%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.10%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.10%) IIS
10 1 (0.10%) IPython
10 1 (0.10%) Jupyter
10 1 (0.10%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.10%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.10%) WordPress
Applications
1 70 (7.09%) MS Excel
2 33 (3.34%) MS Office
3 26 (2.63%) Photoshop
4 10 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.51%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.20%) MS Project
6 2 (0.20%) SPSS
7 1 (0.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.10%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 16 (1.62%) Eagle PACE
2 5 (0.51%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (0.30%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
3 3 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.10%) Bond Adapt
4 1 (0.10%) Optimost
4 1 (0.10%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.10%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.10%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (0.10%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 34 (3.44%) SaaS
2 23 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (1.01%) Heroku
4 7 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.30%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.20%) IaaS
8 1 (0.10%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.10%) Amazon Kinesis
8 1 (0.10%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.10%) GitHub
8 1 (0.10%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (2.83%) Intranet
2 23 (2.33%) Internet
3 10 (1.01%) Broadband
4 7 (0.71%) HTTP
5 6 (0.61%) Network Security
6 5 (0.51%) NGN
7 3 (0.30%) Firewall
7 3 (0.30%) HTTPS
8 2 (0.20%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.10%) DHCP
9 1 (0.10%) DNS
9 1 (0.10%) LAN
9 1 (0.10%) MPLS
9 1 (0.10%) PuTTY
9 1 (0.10%) Structured Cabling
9 1 (0.10%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 133 (13.46%) SQL Server
2 44 (4.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 36 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
4 35 (3.54%) Relational Database
5 34 (3.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 32 (3.24%) SQL Server 2014
7 28 (2.83%) SQL Server 2012
8 20 (2.02%) SQL Server 2008
9 19 (1.92%) MySQL
9 19 (1.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 15 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
11 13 (1.32%) Big Data
11 13 (1.32%) Oracle Reports
12 10 (1.01%) PostgreSQL
13 9 (0.91%) GIS
14 8 (0.81%) BusinessObjects
14 8 (0.81%) RDBMS
15 5 (0.51%) Data Mining
16 4 (0.40%) MongoDB
16 4 (0.40%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 64 (6.48%) NUnit
2 62 (6.28%) Moq
3 52 (5.26%) Rhino Mocks
4 37 (3.74%) MSTest
5 18 (1.82%) Visual Studio
6 11 (1.11%) TeamCity
7 10 (1.01%) Git (software)
8 9 (0.91%) Selenium
8 9 (0.91%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (0.51%) JUnit
10 4 (0.40%) JIRA
11 3 (0.30%) FitNesse
11 3 (0.30%) Hudson
11 3 (0.30%) Jenkins
11 3 (0.30%) Mockito
11 3 (0.30%) Vagrant
12 2 (0.20%) Maven
12 2 (0.20%) Subversion
13 1 (0.10%) Ant
13 1 (0.10%) Toad
General
1 402 (40.69%) Finance
2 148 (14.98%) Banking
3 71 (7.19%) Games
4 64 (6.48%) Investment Banking
5 50 (5.06%) Front Office
6 48 (4.86%) Marketing
7 43 (4.35%) Retail
8 30 (3.04%) Financial Institution
9 25 (2.53%) Telecoms
10 17 (1.72%) Back Office
11 16 (1.62%) Law
12 13 (1.32%) Manufacturing
13 11 (1.11%) Electronics
13 11 (1.11%) Legal
14 10 (1.01%) Pharmaceutical
15 7 (0.71%) Aerospace
16 5 (0.51%) Mandarin Language
16 5 (0.51%) Multimedia
16 5 (0.51%) Publishing
17 4 (0.40%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 216 (21.86%) .NET
2 130 (13.16%) HTML
3 117 (11.84%) CSS
4 106 (10.73%) ASP.NET
5 90 (9.11%) ASP.NET MVC
6 75 (7.59%) jQuery
7 68 (6.88%) .NET Framework
8 56 (5.67%) J2EE
9 54 (5.47%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 54 (5.47%) HTML5
10 45 (4.55%) WCF
11 42 (4.25%) CSS3
12 41 (4.15%) J2SE
13 38 (3.85%) WinForms
14 35 (3.54%) XML
15 34 (3.44%) WPF
16 29 (2.94%) AngularJS
17 28 (2.83%) LINQ
18 26 (2.63%) NHibernate
18 26 (2.63%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 422 (42.71%) Computer Science
2 148 (14.98%) Analytical Skills
3 92 (9.31%) Mathematics
4 74 (7.49%) Hedge funds
5 50 (5.06%) Physics
6 39 (3.95%) User Experience
7 30 (3.04%) Equities
8 26 (2.63%) Client/Server
8 26 (2.63%) Inversion of Control
8 26 (2.63%) Mobile App
8 26 (2.63%) Tandem
9 25 (2.53%) Fintech
10 24 (2.43%) Algorithms
11 21 (2.13%) Data Structures
12 20 (2.02%) Management Information System
13 19 (1.92%) Statistics
14 15 (1.52%) Social Media
15 12 (1.21%) SWIFT
16 11 (1.11%) Economics
17 7 (0.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 151 (15.28%) Windows
2 101 (10.22%) Linux
3 47 (4.76%) Unix
4 43 (4.35%) Windows 7
5 35 (3.54%) Windows Server
6 27 (2.73%) Apple iOS
7 24 (2.43%) Android
8 23 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 23 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 20 (2.02%) Windows 8
10 14 (1.42%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (0.61%) CentOS
13 5 (0.51%) Ubuntu
14 4 (0.40%) Solaris
14 4 (0.40%) Windows 10
14 4 (0.40%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.10%) AIX
15 1 (0.10%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 238 (24.09%) Agile Software Development
2 171 (17.31%) Software Engineering
3 126 (12.75%) MVC
4 116 (11.74%) OOP
5 103 (10.43%) TDD
6 94 (9.51%) OO
7 93 (9.41%) Scrum
8 64 (6.48%) Web Development
9 63 (6.38%) BDD
10 62 (6.28%) Kanban
11 61 (6.17%) SDLC
12 53 (5.36%) Analytics
12 53 (5.36%) Web Application Development
13 48 (4.86%) Project Management
14 45 (4.55%) CRM
15 43 (4.35%) OOD
16 42 (4.25%) Continuous Integration
17 41 (4.15%) Front End Development
18 37 (3.74%) E-Commerce
19 33 (3.34%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 381 (38.56%) Java
2 318 (32.19%) C#
3 274 (27.73%) SQL
4 185 (18.72%) C++
5 160 (16.19%) JavaScript
6 141 (14.27%) Python
7 92 (9.31%) PHP
8 41 (4.15%) VBA
9 34 (3.44%) Ruby
10 29 (2.94%) Perl
11 27 (2.73%) PowerShell
12 24 (2.43%) T-SQL
13 23 (2.33%) C
14 22 (2.23%) R
15 21 (2.13%) MATLAB
16 13 (1.32%) VB.NET
17 12 (1.21%) PL/SQL
18 10 (1.01%) Apex Code
19 8 (0.81%) VB
20 7 (0.71%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 583 (59.01%) Degree
2 31 (3.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 25 (2.53%) MCAD
3 25 (2.53%) MCP
3 25 (2.53%) MCSD
3 25 (2.53%) MCTS
4 14 (1.42%) CFA
4 14 (1.42%) PhD
5 13 (1.32%) CISSP
6 12 (1.21%) CISMP
7 10 (1.01%) CISM
8 8 (0.81%) Postgraduate
9 6 (0.61%) ISTQB
9 6 (0.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 6 (0.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (0.30%) CCNA
10 3 (0.30%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.20%) ACCA
11 2 (0.20%) CISA
11 2 (0.20%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (2.53%) QA
2 14 (1.42%) AIFMD
3 9 (0.91%) MiFID
4 6 (0.61%) Data Quality
5 5 (0.51%) SLA
6 1 (0.10%) FATCA
6 1 (0.10%) WCAG
System Software
1 46 (4.66%) Active Directory
2 21 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (1.11%) VMware ESX
3 11 (1.11%) VMware Workstation
4 4 (0.40%) Docker
5 1 (0.10%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (0.71%) Backup Exec
1 7 (0.71%) Puppet
2 5 (0.51%) Ansible
3 4 (0.40%) SCCM
4 2 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.20%) SCOM
Vendors
1 160 (16.19%) Microsoft
2 92 (9.31%) Oracle
3 23 (2.33%) VMware
4 21 (2.13%) Facebook
5 18 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
6 16 (1.62%) Vermilion
7 10 (1.01%) SAP
8 9 (0.91%) Cisco
9 8 (0.81%) Bloomberg
10 7 (0.71%) Citrix
10 7 (0.71%) Progress
10 7 (0.71%) Red Hat
11 6 (0.61%) RedGate
11 6 (0.61%) Symantec
12 5 (0.51%) Tableau
13 4 (0.40%) BT
13 4 (0.40%) Hitachi
13 4 (0.40%) HP
13 4 (0.40%) Sybase
13 4 (0.40%) Zend
Orpington, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Dunsdon Rose
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits package
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £28k - 35k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Tech
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 per annum + BENS
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Hands On Training!
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25k - 32k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40k - 60k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Networking People
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum + full corporate benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Pens, Health
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Playtech
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum Competitive salary, plus an attracti
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Codex
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Michael Page Technology
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25k - 40k per year + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Trainline
Salary: Market leading salary
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £28k - 35k per year + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £24000.00 - £27000.00 per annum + bonus+ benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £22k - 26k per year
Posted: Yesterday
London
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £20000 - £38000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £21000 per annum + Commission
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago