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

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate
Rank 259 211 239
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 500 688 648
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.27% 1.55% 1.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.33% 1.62% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 456 622 552
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 £24,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +6.66%
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
37702 42537 46055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.69% 95.66% 95.85%
Number of salaries quoted 32781 35981 38639
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 26 July 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 July 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 -9 49 £30,000 +9.09% 24
Orpington - 13 £22,500 - 1
Kingston Upon Thames +12 4 £25,000 +21.95%
Wimbledon - 4 £28,500 -
Croydon -2 3 £37,500 +36.36%
Isleworth - 3 £20,000 -
Uxbridge - 2 £20,250 -
Hammersmith +6 1 £32,500 - 1
Feltham +3 1 £30,000 - 1
Hounslow - 1 £21,000 -
Graduate
England

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 July 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.

1 581 (57.87%) Degree
2 420 (41.83%) Computer Science
3 393 (39.14%) Java
4 360 (35.86%) Finance
5 317 (31.57%) C#
6 271 (26.99%) SQL
7 226 (22.51%) Agile Software Development
8 206 (20.52%) C++
8 206 (20.52%) .NET
9 163 (16.24%) Python
10 156 (15.54%) Microsoft
11 145 (14.44%) Software Engineering
12 142 (14.14%) Banking
13 140 (13.94%) Analytical Skills
14 137 (13.65%) JavaScript
15 132 (13.15%) Windows
16 125 (12.45%) HTML
17 119 (11.85%) OOP
18 115 (11.45%) SQL Server
19 113 (11.25%) MVC
20 109 (10.86%) TDD
20 109 (10.86%) Mathematics
21 105 (10.46%) PHP
22 104 (10.36%) Linux
23 103 (10.26%) ASP.NET
23 103 (10.26%) CSS
24 102 (10.16%) Oracle
25 99 (9.86%) Scrum
26 92 (9.16%) Games
27 90 (8.96%) 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 35 (3.49%) SharePoint
2 18 (1.79%) MS Exchange
3 9 (0.90%) ColdFusion
4 6 (0.60%) CMS
4 6 (0.60%) Tomcat
5 5 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (0.50%) Confluence
5 5 (0.50%) WordPress
6 4 (0.40%) Apache
7 3 (0.30%) Apache Spark
7 3 (0.30%) Drupal
7 3 (0.30%) SAS
7 3 (0.30%) Skype for Business
8 2 (0.20%) IIS
8 2 (0.20%) IPython
8 2 (0.20%) Jupyter
8 2 (0.20%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.100%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.100%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.100%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 75 (7.47%) MS Excel
2 43 (4.28%) MS Office
3 25 (2.49%) Photoshop
4 8 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.50%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.30%) MS Project
7 2 (0.20%) SPSS
7 2 (0.20%) XMetaL
8 1 (0.100%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.100%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.100%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (0.80%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
2 7 (0.70%) Eagle PACE
3 5 (0.50%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.20%) HFM
4 2 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.100%) Bond Adapt
5 1 (0.100%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.100%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.100%) Magento
5 1 (0.100%) Optimost
5 1 (0.100%) ProductWriter
5 1 (0.100%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.100%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.100%) SunGard APT
5 1 (0.100%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.100%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 35 (3.49%) SaaS
2 28 (2.79%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (0.80%) Heroku
5 6 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (0.50%) iTunes
7 2 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.20%) Amazon Kinesis
7 2 (0.20%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.100%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (0.90%) Intranet
2 8 (0.80%) Broadband
2 8 (0.80%) Firewall
2 8 (0.80%) HTTP
2 8 (0.80%) Internet
3 7 (0.70%) Network Security
4 5 (0.50%) NGN
5 4 (0.40%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.30%) LAN
6 3 (0.30%) WAN
7 2 (0.20%) DHCP
7 2 (0.20%) DNS
7 2 (0.20%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.20%) Skype
7 2 (0.20%) Wireless
8 1 (0.100%) FTP
8 1 (0.100%) MPLS
8 1 (0.100%) PuTTY
8 1 (0.100%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (0.100%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (11.45%) SQL Server
2 32 (3.19%) SQL Server 2014
3 29 (2.89%) Relational Database
4 27 (2.69%) MySQL
5 22 (2.19%) Data Warehouse
6 21 (2.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 20 (1.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 15 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 13 (1.29%) Oracle Reports
10 12 (1.20%) MongoDB
11 11 (1.10%) GIS
12 10 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
12 10 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
12 10 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
13 9 (0.90%) Big Data
13 9 (0.90%) SQL Server 2005
14 7 (0.70%) BusinessObjects
14 7 (0.70%) RDBMS
15 5 (0.50%) Data Mining
15 5 (0.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 62 (6.18%) NUnit
2 60 (5.98%) Moq
3 52 (5.18%) Rhino Mocks
4 35 (3.49%) MSTest
5 25 (2.49%) Visual Studio
6 11 (1.10%) Git (software)
7 10 (1.00%) Eclipse
7 10 (1.00%) JUnit
8 8 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (0.60%) JIRA
10 5 (0.50%) Mockito
11 4 (0.40%) Hudson
11 4 (0.40%) Jenkins
12 3 (0.30%) FitNesse
12 3 (0.30%) Selenium
12 3 (0.30%) Selenium IDE
12 3 (0.30%) Vagrant
12 3 (0.30%) WebDriver
13 2 (0.20%) Maven
13 2 (0.20%) Subversion
General
1 360 (35.86%) Finance
2 142 (14.14%) Banking
3 92 (9.16%) Games
4 64 (6.37%) Investment Banking
5 60 (5.98%) Retail
6 46 (4.58%) Front Office
7 42 (4.18%) Marketing
8 33 (3.29%) Telecoms
9 32 (3.19%) Financial Institution
10 18 (1.79%) Music Industry
10 18 (1.79%) Pharmaceutical
11 11 (1.10%) Legal
12 10 (1.00%) Law
12 10 (1.00%) Manufacturing
13 8 (0.80%) Back Office
14 7 (0.70%) Publishing
15 6 (0.60%) Electronics
16 5 (0.50%) Advertising
16 5 (0.50%) Automotive
16 5 (0.50%) Mandarin Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 206 (20.52%) .NET
2 125 (12.45%) HTML
3 103 (10.26%) ASP.NET
3 103 (10.26%) CSS
4 87 (8.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 60 (5.98%) J2EE
6 59 (5.88%) .NET Framework
7 57 (5.68%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 56 (5.58%) jQuery
9 51 (5.08%) HTML5
10 43 (4.28%) XML
11 36 (3.59%) WCF
12 35 (3.49%) WinForms
13 33 (3.29%) WPF
14 32 (3.19%) CSS3
15 30 (2.99%) LINQ
16 28 (2.79%) Web Services
17 27 (2.69%) Unity DI Container
18 26 (2.59%) Castle Windsor
18 26 (2.59%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 420 (41.83%) Computer Science
2 140 (13.94%) Analytical Skills
3 109 (10.86%) Mathematics
4 69 (6.87%) Hedge funds
5 54 (5.38%) Physics
6 38 (3.78%) Fintech
7 33 (3.29%) User Experience
8 27 (2.69%) Client/Server
9 26 (2.59%) Inversion of Control
9 26 (2.59%) Tandem
10 24 (2.39%) Mobile App
11 22 (2.19%) Algorithms
12 19 (1.89%) Statistics
13 18 (1.79%) Data Structures
14 17 (1.69%) Equities
15 16 (1.59%) Management Information System
16 15 (1.49%) Economics
17 13 (1.29%) Social Media
18 11 (1.10%) Virtual Team
19 8 (0.80%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 132 (13.15%) Windows
2 104 (10.36%) Linux
3 36 (3.59%) Windows 7
4 35 (3.49%) Unix
5 32 (3.19%) Windows Server
6 28 (2.79%) Apple iOS
7 24 (2.39%) Android
8 22 (2.19%) Windows Server 2008
9 20 (1.99%) Windows Server 2012
10 14 (1.39%) Windows 8
11 11 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 6 (0.60%) CentOS
13 6 (0.60%) Windows XP
14 5 (0.50%) Ubuntu
15 4 (0.40%) Windows 10
16 1 (0.100%) AIX
16 1 (0.100%) Mac OS
16 1 (0.100%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.100%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 226 (22.51%) Agile Software Development
2 145 (14.44%) Software Engineering
3 119 (11.85%) OOP
4 113 (11.25%) MVC
5 109 (10.86%) TDD
6 99 (9.86%) Scrum
7 90 (8.96%) OO
8 70 (6.97%) Kanban
9 64 (6.37%) BDD
10 57 (5.68%) SDLC
10 57 (5.68%) Web Development
11 53 (5.28%) Web Application Development
12 45 (4.48%) Project Management
13 41 (4.08%) Continuous Integration
14 40 (3.98%) Analytics
15 39 (3.88%) E-Commerce
15 39 (3.88%) Front End Development
15 39 (3.88%) OOD
16 32 (3.19%) CRM
17 26 (2.59%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 393 (39.14%) Java
2 317 (31.57%) C#
3 271 (26.99%) SQL
4 206 (20.52%) C++
5 163 (16.24%) Python
6 137 (13.65%) JavaScript
7 105 (10.46%) PHP
8 47 (4.68%) VBA
9 30 (2.99%) Ruby
10 27 (2.69%) Perl
11 25 (2.49%) PowerShell
12 19 (1.89%) C
13 15 (1.49%) VB.NET
14 14 (1.39%) MATLAB
14 14 (1.39%) T-SQL
15 13 (1.29%) R
16 12 (1.20%) Objective-C
17 11 (1.10%) PL/SQL
18 9 (0.90%) Apple Swift
19 8 (0.80%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 581 (57.87%) Degree
2 29 (2.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 26 (2.59%) MCAD
3 26 (2.59%) MCP
3 26 (2.59%) MCSD
3 26 (2.59%) MCTS
4 20 (1.99%) PhD
5 10 (1.00%) ISTQB
6 7 (0.70%) CFA
6 7 (0.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (0.50%) CCNA
7 5 (0.50%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (0.40%) ACCA
9 3 (0.30%) APMP
9 3 (0.30%) CAPM
9 3 (0.30%) CISSP
9 3 (0.30%) ISEB
9 3 (0.30%) PMI Certification
9 3 (0.30%) PMP
9 3 (0.30%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (2.39%) QA
2 7 (0.70%) AIFMD
3 6 (0.60%) SLA
4 4 (0.40%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.40%) FATCA
5 1 (0.100%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.100%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.100%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 45 (4.48%) Active Directory
2 23 (2.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (1.20%) VMware ESX
3 12 (1.20%) VMware Workstation
4 5 (0.50%) Docker
5 3 (0.30%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.100%) Firmware
6 1 (0.100%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.100%) vSphere
6 1 (0.100%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (0.70%) Ansible
2 6 (0.60%) Puppet
3 4 (0.40%) SCCM
4 3 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.20%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.20%) EnCase
5 2 (0.20%) FTK
5 2 (0.20%) SCOM
Vendors
1 156 (15.54%) Microsoft
2 102 (10.16%) Oracle
3 27 (2.69%) VMware
4 23 (2.29%) Facebook
5 13 (1.29%) Progress
6 12 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
7 11 (1.10%) SAP
8 10 (1.00%) Cisco
9 8 (0.80%) HP
9 8 (0.80%) Red Hat
10 7 (0.70%) Vermilion
11 6 (0.60%) Tableau
11 6 (0.60%) Zend
12 4 (0.40%) Apple
12 4 (0.40%) Bloomberg
12 4 (0.40%) Citrix
12 4 (0.40%) Hitachi
13 3 (0.30%) Cognos
13 3 (0.30%) IBM
13 3 (0.30%) Sybase
City, London
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 51 minutes ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Computer People
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Pens, Health
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Package
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Thebes IT
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Orpington, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £25000 - £32000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Feltham, Middlesex
2M Employment Solutions
Salary: £25000.00 per annum + plus bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 28,000-30,000
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Capita ITPS
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £5000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Capita ITPS
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Eaglecliff
Salary: From £23,000 to £25,000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus scheme
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Exclusive Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £25,000 per annum Discretionary bonus & discounted gym
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Capita ITPS
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago