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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate
Rank 201 227 228
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 679 648 568
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.52% 1.32% 1.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.63% 1.41% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 604 550 479
Average salary £27,500 £26,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.77% +1.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £24,500 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+8.88% -
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
41608 45886 41320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.35% 93.66% 93.69%
Number of salaries quoted 35298 38585 34779
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +8 117 £27,500 - 24
Enfield - 4 £27,500 -
Harrow +10 3 £18,500 -38.33%
Mayfair - 3 £40,000 -
Brentford - 2 - -
Feltham - 2 - -
Kingston Upon Thames +4 1 £20,500 - 1
Croydon -6 1 £25,000 +19.04%
Hammersmith - 1 - -
Graduate
England

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 717 (62.78%) Degree
2 476 (41.68%) Computer Science
3 457 (40.02%) Finance
4 368 (32.22%) SQL
5 313 (27.41%) C#
6 294 (25.74%) Java
7 271 (23.73%) Mathematics
8 265 (23.20%) .NET
9 237 (20.75%) Microsoft
10 234 (20.49%) SQL Server
11 217 (19.00%) Analytical Skills
12 216 (18.91%) Windows
13 208 (18.21%) Agile Software Development
14 194 (16.99%) MS Excel
15 185 (16.20%) JavaScript
16 166 (14.54%) HTML
17 156 (13.66%) Banking
18 148 (12.96%) Software Engineering
19 147 (12.87%) Physics
20 135 (11.82%) ASP.NET
21 134 (11.73%) MVC
22 133 (11.65%) C++
23 125 (10.95%) Hedge funds
24 119 (10.42%) CSS
25 118 (10.33%) MS Office
26 116 (10.16%) Linux
27 112 (9.81%) OO
28 100 (8.76%) TDD
29 92 (8.06%) Oracle
30 91 (7.97%) Python

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 26 (2.28%) MS Exchange
2 21 (1.84%) Node.js
3 17 (1.49%) SharePoint
4 14 (1.23%) IIS
5 13 (1.14%) Apache
6 12 (1.05%) CMS
7 7 (0.61%) IBM Notes
8 6 (0.53%) WordPress
9 5 (0.44%) Apache Solr
9 5 (0.44%) Elasticsearch
9 5 (0.44%) Tomcat
10 4 (0.35%) Apache Spark
11 3 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2010
12 2 (0.18%) MQSeries
12 2 (0.18%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.18%) Umbraco
13 1 (0.088%) SAS
13 1 (0.088%) Sitecore CMS
13 1 (0.088%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 194 (16.99%) MS Excel
2 118 (10.33%) MS Office
3 31 (2.71%) MS PowerPoint
4 21 (1.84%) Photoshop
5 13 (1.14%) MS Project
6 9 (0.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 8 (0.70%) MS Visio
7 8 (0.70%) Fireworks
7 8 (0.70%) Adobe Illustrator
7 8 (0.70%) InDesign
8 3 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.26%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 4 (0.35%) Oracle Payroll
2 2 (0.18%) HFM
2 2 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.18%) Markit EDM
2 2 (0.18%) SAP Business One
2 2 (0.18%) Odoo
3 1 (0.088%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.088%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.088%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.088%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.088%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.088%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.088%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.088%) Kondor+
Cloud Services
1 15 (1.31%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (0.96%) SaaS
3 8 (0.70%) Google Analytics
4 7 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (0.53%) Office 365
6 5 (0.44%) GitHub
7 4 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.088%) Trello
9 1 (0.088%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.088%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 38 (3.33%) Broadband
2 35 (3.06%) DNS
3 31 (2.71%) VoIP
4 29 (2.54%) Internet
5 27 (2.36%) VPN
6 24 (2.10%) LLU
7 23 (2.01%) Cisco IOS
7 23 (2.01%) POP3
7 23 (2.01%) SMTP
8 21 (1.84%) Firewall
9 12 (1.05%) OSPF
10 11 (0.96%) Network Security
11 10 (0.88%) DHCP
12 9 (0.79%) WAN
13 8 (0.70%) RIP
13 8 (0.70%) EIGRP
14 7 (0.61%) WebEx
15 5 (0.44%) TCP/IP
15 5 (0.44%) LAN
16 4 (0.35%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 234 (20.49%) SQL Server
2 24 (2.10%) Relational Database
3 23 (2.01%) MySQL
4 19 (1.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (1.40%) SQL Server 2008
6 15 (1.31%) RDBMS
7 14 (1.23%) DB2
7 14 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 13 (1.14%) NoSQL
8 13 (1.14%) Big Data
9 11 (0.96%) MongoDB
10 9 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
10 9 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
11 8 (0.70%) PostgreSQL
12 7 (0.61%) SQL Server 2005
12 7 (0.61%) Oracle Database
13 6 (0.53%) QlikView
13 6 (0.53%) Data Mining
14 4 (0.35%) Oracle Reports
15 3 (0.26%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 53 (4.64%) NUnit
1 53 (4.64%) Rhino Mocks
2 52 (4.55%) Moq
3 39 (3.42%) Visual Studio
4 26 (2.28%) MSTest
5 20 (1.75%) Git (software)
6 11 (0.96%) Dreamweaver
7 10 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (0.79%) Selenium
9 6 (0.53%) Jenkins
10 5 (0.44%) Subversion
10 5 (0.44%) Maven
11 4 (0.35%) Eclipse
11 4 (0.35%) WebDriver
12 3 (0.26%) JUnit
12 3 (0.26%) Metasploit
13 2 (0.18%) TeamCity
13 2 (0.18%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
13 2 (0.18%) Jasmine
13 2 (0.18%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 457 (40.02%) Finance
2 156 (13.66%) Banking
3 84 (7.36%) Marketing
4 59 (5.17%) Games
5 56 (4.90%) Telecoms
6 46 (4.03%) Investment Banking
7 37 (3.24%) Retail
8 32 (2.80%) Financial Institution
9 24 (2.10%) Law
10 21 (1.84%) Legal
11 20 (1.75%) Advertising
12 19 (1.66%) Publishing
13 18 (1.58%) Front Office
14 12 (1.05%) German Language
15 11 (0.96%) Billing
15 11 (0.96%) Back Office
16 10 (0.88%) Manufacturing
16 10 (0.88%) French Language
17 8 (0.70%) Spanish Language
18 4 (0.35%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 265 (23.20%) .NET
2 166 (14.54%) HTML
3 135 (11.82%) ASP.NET
4 119 (10.42%) CSS
5 89 (7.79%) ASP.NET MVC
6 76 (6.65%) jQuery
7 73 (6.39%) XML
8 64 (5.60%) .NET Framework
9 44 (3.85%) WCF
10 41 (3.59%) HTML5
11 34 (2.98%) WPF
12 33 (2.89%) Web Services
12 33 (2.89%) AngularJS
13 28 (2.45%) WinForms
13 28 (2.45%) J2EE
14 27 (2.36%) LINQ
14 27 (2.36%) Castle Windsor
15 26 (2.28%) Ninject
15 26 (2.28%) Spring.NET
15 26 (2.28%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 476 (41.68%) Computer Science
2 271 (23.73%) Mathematics
3 217 (19.00%) Analytical Skills
4 147 (12.87%) Physics
5 125 (10.95%) Hedge funds
6 50 (4.38%) Management Information System
7 35 (3.06%) Mobile App
8 26 (2.28%) User Experience
8 26 (2.28%) Client/Server
8 26 (2.28%) Tandem
8 26 (2.28%) Inversion of Control
9 22 (1.93%) Social Media
10 20 (1.75%) Derivative
11 18 (1.58%) Fixed Income
12 16 (1.40%) Economics
13 15 (1.31%) Equities
13 15 (1.31%) Statistics
14 14 (1.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 11 (0.96%) Digital Media
16 9 (0.79%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 216 (18.91%) Windows
2 116 (10.16%) Linux
3 64 (5.60%) UNIX
4 50 (4.38%) Windows 7
5 30 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (1.40%) Windows XP
7 11 (0.96%) Apple iOS
8 10 (0.88%) Windows 8
9 9 (0.79%) Android
10 8 (0.70%) Solaris
11 7 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (0.61%) CentOS
11 7 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (0.26%) HPUX
14 2 (0.18%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.088%) Embedded Linux
15 1 (0.088%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.088%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 208 (18.21%) Agile Software Development
2 148 (12.96%) Software Engineering
3 134 (11.73%) MVC
4 112 (9.81%) OO
5 100 (8.76%) TDD
6 82 (7.18%) Scrum
7 72 (6.30%) Project Management
8 70 (6.13%) OOP
9 63 (5.52%) Kanban
10 57 (4.99%) Web Application Development
11 55 (4.82%) BDD
12 46 (4.03%) OOD
13 45 (3.94%) Analytics
14 44 (3.85%) Web Development
15 43 (3.77%) Mentoring
16 42 (3.68%) Business Analysis
17 34 (2.98%) SDLC
18 33 (2.89%) Continuous Integration
19 32 (2.80%) OOA/OOD
20 27 (2.36%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 368 (32.22%) SQL
2 313 (27.41%) C#
3 294 (25.74%) Java
4 185 (16.20%) JavaScript
5 133 (11.65%) C++
6 91 (7.97%) Python
7 90 (7.88%) PHP
8 58 (5.08%) C
9 42 (3.68%) Perl
10 39 (3.42%) VB
11 28 (2.45%) Ruby
12 23 (2.01%) PowerShell
13 18 (1.58%) T-SQL
14 17 (1.49%) VB.NET
14 17 (1.49%) VBA
15 16 (1.40%) Scala
16 7 (0.61%) PL/SQL
17 6 (0.53%) Objective-C
18 5 (0.44%) Delphi
19 3 (0.26%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 717 (62.78%) Degree
2 47 (4.12%) PhD
3 42 (3.68%) CCNA
3 42 (3.68%) Cisco Certification
4 37 (3.24%) Microsoft Certification
5 29 (2.54%) MCP
6 27 (2.36%) MCSD
7 26 (2.28%) MCAD
7 26 (2.28%) MCTS
8 20 (1.75%) ISTQB
9 14 (1.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 12 (1.05%) CCNP
11 11 (0.96%) ACCA
11 11 (0.96%) CIMA
12 6 (0.53%) ISEB
13 5 (0.44%) MCSE
13 5 (0.44%) CFA
14 3 (0.26%) Sun Certification
14 3 (0.26%) CEH
15 2 (0.18%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (5.34%) QA
2 8 (0.70%) SLA
3 6 (0.53%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.088%) COBIT
4 1 (0.088%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.088%) FATCA
System Software
1 73 (6.39%) Active Directory
2 21 (1.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (1.49%) VMware ESX
3 17 (1.49%) VMware Workstation
4 3 (0.26%) Firmware
4 3 (0.26%) Docker
5 2 (0.18%) XenApp
5 2 (0.18%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.088%) vSphere
6 1 (0.088%) LXC
6 1 (0.088%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (0.35%) SCCM
1 4 (0.35%) Puppet
2 3 (0.26%) Vagrant
2 3 (0.26%) Nessus
2 3 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.18%) HP SIM
3 2 (0.18%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (0.18%) Nagios
3 2 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.088%) Graphite
4 1 (0.088%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.088%) SCOM
Vendors
1 237 (20.75%) Microsoft
2 92 (8.06%) Oracle
3 41 (3.59%) Cisco
4 29 (2.54%) VMware
5 27 (2.36%) BT
6 23 (2.01%) Nokia
7 17 (1.49%) Sybase
8 15 (1.31%) Adobe
8 15 (1.31%) Salesforce.com
9 13 (1.14%) Google
10 10 (0.88%) Facebook
11 9 (0.79%) Capita
12 7 (0.61%) Lotus
12 7 (0.61%) Red Hat
12 7 (0.61%) SAP
13 6 (0.53%) HP
13 6 (0.53%) Citrix
14 5 (0.44%) SunGard
14 5 (0.44%) Sage
14 5 (0.44%) Reuters
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits and career prog
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Tech
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Tech
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
ECM Selection
Salary: to £33k dep. on experience
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
The Myers Group
Salary: From £30,000 to £30,000 per annum PENSION HEALTH CARE GYM MEMBERSHIP L
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £25k - 35k per year
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Preferred Choice
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £20k - 25k per year
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
J & C Associates
Salary: £22,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + uncapped commission
Posted: Yesterday