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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate
Rank 268 207 246
Rank change year-on-year
-61 +39
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 477 694 667
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.20% 1.55% 1.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.25% 1.62% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 439 617 571
Median salary £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £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
38177 42950 47461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.67% 95.70% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 33215 36341 39768
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 £80,000 £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 29 June 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 29 June 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 -1 56 £30,000 +9.09% 17
Orpington - 9 £22,500 - 1
Kingston Upon Thames -2 3 £25,000 +21.95%
Croydon 0 2 £38,750 +55.00%
Isleworth - 2 £20,000 -
Uxbridge - 2 £20,250 -
Brentford +7 1 £30,000 -
Feltham -2 1 £30,000 -
Hounslow - 1 £21,000 -
Surbiton - 1 £22,500 -
Wimbledon - 1 £22,000 -
Bromley - 1 £19,000 -
Graduate
England

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 561 (57.30%) Degree
2 404 (41.27%) Computer Science
3 384 (39.22%) Java
4 375 (38.30%) Finance
5 315 (32.18%) C#
6 261 (26.66%) SQL
7 237 (24.21%) Agile Software Development
8 205 (20.94%) .NET
9 187 (19.10%) C++
10 156 (15.93%) Software Engineering
11 153 (15.63%) Python
12 151 (15.42%) Microsoft
13 149 (15.22%) JavaScript
14 142 (14.50%) Banking
15 141 (14.40%) Analytical Skills
16 134 (13.69%) Windows
17 126 (12.87%) HTML
18 121 (12.36%) SQL Server
19 119 (12.16%) MVC
20 115 (11.75%) OOP
21 111 (11.34%) TDD
22 107 (10.93%) CSS
23 102 (10.42%) ASP.NET
24 101 (10.32%) Linux
25 98 (10.01%) PHP
25 98 (10.01%) Scrum
26 97 (9.91%) Mathematics
27 95 (9.70%) OO
28 91 (9.30%) Oracle
29 86 (8.78%) 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 34 (3.47%) SharePoint
2 14 (1.43%) MS Exchange
3 8 (0.82%) ColdFusion
4 6 (0.61%) CMS
5 5 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (0.51%) Confluence
6 3 (0.31%) SAS
6 3 (0.31%) Skype for Business
6 3 (0.31%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.20%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.20%) WordPress
8 1 (0.10%) Apache
8 1 (0.10%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.10%) Drupal
8 1 (0.10%) IIS
8 1 (0.10%) IPython
8 1 (0.10%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.10%) Jupyter
8 1 (0.10%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.10%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 73 (7.46%) MS Excel
2 40 (4.09%) MS Office
3 24 (2.45%) Photoshop
4 10 (1.02%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.61%) 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
7 1 (0.10%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 10 (1.02%) Eagle PACE
2 7 (0.72%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
3 5 (0.51%) Payment Gateway
4 3 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.10%) Bond Adapt
5 1 (0.10%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.10%) Optimost
5 1 (0.10%) ProductWriter
5 1 (0.10%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.10%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.10%) SunGard APT
5 1 (0.10%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.10%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 34 (3.47%) SaaS
2 22 (2.25%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (1.02%) Heroku
4 7 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.20%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.10%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.10%) Amazon Kinesis
7 1 (0.10%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.10%) GitHub
7 1 (0.10%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 21 (2.15%) Intranet
2 18 (1.84%) Internet
3 9 (0.92%) Broadband
4 7 (0.72%) HTTP
4 7 (0.72%) Network Security
5 6 (0.61%) Firewall
6 5 (0.51%) NGN
7 3 (0.31%) HTTPS
8 2 (0.20%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.10%) 3G
9 1 (0.10%) Cisco IOS
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%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (0.10%) WAN
9 1 (0.10%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (12.36%) SQL Server
2 33 (3.37%) SQL Server 2014
3 32 (3.27%) Relational Database
4 31 (3.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 27 (2.76%) MySQL
5 27 (2.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 26 (2.66%) Data Warehouse
7 18 (1.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 17 (1.74%) SQL Server 2012
9 16 (1.63%) SQL Server 2008
10 14 (1.43%) Oracle Reports
11 12 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
12 11 (1.12%) Big Data
12 11 (1.12%) GIS
13 10 (1.02%) MongoDB
13 10 (1.02%) PostgreSQL
14 7 (0.72%) BusinessObjects
14 7 (0.72%) RDBMS
15 5 (0.51%) Data Mining
15 5 (0.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 63 (6.44%) NUnit
2 61 (6.23%) Moq
3 52 (5.31%) Rhino Mocks
4 36 (3.68%) MSTest
5 21 (2.15%) Visual Studio
6 11 (1.12%) Git (software)
7 8 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (0.72%) JUnit
9 6 (0.61%) JIRA
9 6 (0.61%) Selenium
9 6 (0.61%) TeamCity
10 5 (0.51%) Mockito
11 4 (0.41%) Eclipse
11 4 (0.41%) Hudson
11 4 (0.41%) Jenkins
12 3 (0.31%) FitNesse
12 3 (0.31%) Subversion
12 3 (0.31%) Vagrant
13 2 (0.20%) Selenium IDE
13 2 (0.20%) WebDriver
General
1 375 (38.30%) Finance
2 142 (14.50%) Banking
3 78 (7.97%) Games
4 62 (6.33%) Investment Banking
5 48 (4.90%) Retail
6 47 (4.80%) Front Office
7 46 (4.70%) Marketing
8 32 (3.27%) Financial Institution
9 26 (2.66%) Telecoms
10 15 (1.53%) Pharmaceutical
11 13 (1.33%) Law
12 11 (1.12%) Back Office
12 11 (1.12%) Legal
12 11 (1.12%) Manufacturing
13 9 (0.92%) Electronics
13 9 (0.92%) Music Industry
14 6 (0.61%) Aerospace
14 6 (0.61%) Publishing
15 5 (0.51%) Automotive
15 5 (0.51%) Mandarin Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 205 (20.94%) .NET
2 126 (12.87%) HTML
3 107 (10.93%) CSS
4 102 (10.42%) ASP.NET
5 86 (8.78%) ASP.NET MVC
6 63 (6.44%) .NET Framework
6 63 (6.44%) jQuery
7 58 (5.92%) J2EE
8 57 (5.82%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 52 (5.31%) HTML5
10 43 (4.39%) XML
11 39 (3.98%) WCF
12 36 (3.68%) WinForms
13 35 (3.58%) CSS3
14 32 (3.27%) WPF
15 31 (3.17%) J2SE
16 29 (2.96%) LINQ
17 27 (2.76%) AngularJS
17 27 (2.76%) Unity DI Container
18 26 (2.66%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 404 (41.27%) Computer Science
2 141 (14.40%) Analytical Skills
3 97 (9.91%) Mathematics
4 67 (6.84%) Hedge funds
5 49 (5.01%) Physics
6 36 (3.68%) User Experience
7 34 (3.47%) Fintech
8 27 (2.76%) Mobile App
9 26 (2.66%) Client/Server
9 26 (2.66%) Inversion of Control
9 26 (2.66%) Tandem
10 25 (2.55%) Algorithms
11 24 (2.45%) Data Structures
12 19 (1.94%) Equities
13 17 (1.74%) Statistics
14 16 (1.63%) Social Media
15 14 (1.43%) Management Information System
16 13 (1.33%) Economics
17 10 (1.02%) SWIFT
17 10 (1.02%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 134 (13.69%) Windows
2 101 (10.32%) Linux
3 40 (4.09%) Unix
4 36 (3.68%) Windows 7
5 30 (3.06%) Windows Server
6 29 (2.96%) Apple iOS
7 25 (2.55%) Android
8 21 (2.15%) Windows Server 2008
9 20 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
10 16 (1.63%) Windows 8
11 11 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 6 (0.61%) CentOS
14 5 (0.51%) Ubuntu
14 5 (0.51%) Windows XP
15 4 (0.41%) Windows 10
16 1 (0.10%) AIX
16 1 (0.10%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 237 (24.21%) Agile Software Development
2 156 (15.93%) Software Engineering
3 119 (12.16%) MVC
4 115 (11.75%) OOP
5 111 (11.34%) TDD
6 98 (10.01%) Scrum
7 95 (9.70%) OO
8 68 (6.95%) Kanban
9 63 (6.44%) BDD
10 58 (5.92%) Web Development
11 55 (5.62%) SDLC
12 53 (5.41%) Web Application Development
13 47 (4.80%) Project Management
14 45 (4.60%) Analytics
15 43 (4.39%) OOD
16 41 (4.19%) CRM
17 39 (3.98%) Front End Development
18 38 (3.88%) Continuous Integration
19 37 (3.78%) E-Commerce
20 26 (2.66%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 384 (39.22%) Java
2 315 (32.18%) C#
3 261 (26.66%) SQL
4 187 (19.10%) C++
5 153 (15.63%) Python
6 149 (15.22%) JavaScript
7 98 (10.01%) PHP
8 46 (4.70%) VBA
9 32 (3.27%) Ruby
10 27 (2.76%) Perl
11 26 (2.66%) PowerShell
12 21 (2.15%) C
13 20 (2.04%) T-SQL
14 17 (1.74%) R
15 16 (1.63%) VB.NET
16 15 (1.53%) MATLAB
17 10 (1.02%) Apex Code
18 9 (0.92%) Objective-C
18 9 (0.92%) PL/SQL
18 9 (0.92%) VB
Qualifications
1 561 (57.30%) Degree
2 28 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 25 (2.55%) MCAD
3 25 (2.55%) MCP
3 25 (2.55%) MCSD
3 25 (2.55%) MCTS
4 16 (1.63%) PhD
5 11 (1.12%) CISSP
6 10 (1.02%) CISMP
7 9 (0.92%) CFA
8 8 (0.82%) CISM
8 8 (0.82%) ISTQB
9 6 (0.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 5 (0.51%) Postgraduate
11 4 (0.41%) CCNA
11 4 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
12 3 (0.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 2 (0.20%) CAPM
13 2 (0.20%) ISEB
13 2 (0.20%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (2.35%) QA
2 9 (0.92%) AIFMD
3 6 (0.61%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.51%) SLA
5 4 (0.41%) MiFID
6 3 (0.31%) FATCA
System Software
1 40 (4.09%) Active Directory
2 21 (2.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (1.23%) VMware ESX
3 12 (1.23%) VMware Workstation
4 4 (0.41%) Docker
5 3 (0.31%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.10%) Firmware
6 1 (0.10%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (0.61%) Ansible
2 5 (0.51%) Puppet
3 4 (0.41%) Backup Exec
3 4 (0.41%) SCCM
4 2 (0.20%) EnCase
4 2 (0.20%) FTK
4 2 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.20%) SCOM
Vendors
1 151 (15.42%) Microsoft
2 91 (9.30%) Oracle
3 25 (2.55%) VMware
4 21 (2.15%) Facebook
5 12 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
6 11 (1.12%) Cisco
6 11 (1.12%) Progress
6 11 (1.12%) SAP
7 10 (1.02%) Vermilion
8 7 (0.72%) HP
8 7 (0.72%) Red Hat
9 6 (0.61%) Citrix
9 6 (0.61%) Zend
10 5 (0.51%) Bloomberg
10 5 (0.51%) Tableau
11 4 (0.41%) Apple
11 4 (0.41%) BT
11 4 (0.41%) Hitachi
12 3 (0.31%) RedGate
12 3 (0.31%) Symantec
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 53 minutes ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £24000.00 - £27000.00 per annum + bonus+ benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
South East London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
Montagu Olsen Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Futureheads Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £23,000 to £28,000 per annum Depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
London
Client Server
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Pens, Health
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + £3.5k on call + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20k-30k +Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Orpington, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus package
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Incredible Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Networking People
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + full corporate benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Codex
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Playtech
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum Competitive salary, plus an attracti
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Risk Management Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £22k - 26k per year
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Michael Page International
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Gamesys
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £20k - 23k per year + Commission and Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
North London
TVF Media
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago