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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate
Rank 286 280 249
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 409 455 477
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.97% 1.06% 1.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.04% 1.13% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 340 412 450
Average salary £27,500 £27,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% -3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,650 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £37,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £23,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+2.12% +2.17%
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
39456 40353 41571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.76% 93.76% 94.26%
Number of salaries quoted 33317 33025 35449
Average salary £53,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.90% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -30 87 £31,500 +10.52% 22
Kingston Upon Thames -7 6 £22,000 -2.22%
Wimbledon +5 4 £27,500 -8.33%
Croydon -1 4 £22,000 -26.66% 1
New Malden - 2 £27,500 -
Teddington - 2 £27,500 -
Mayfair - 2 £30,500 -
Hounslow +1 1 £17,000 -32.00%
Chiswick - 1 £25,500 - 2
Upminster - 1 £22,500 -
Feltham - 1 - -
Greenford - 1 £27,500 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £24,500 -
Graduate
England

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 607 (67.15%) Degree
2 328 (36.28%) Finance
3 314 (34.73%) Computer Science
4 266 (29.42%) C#
5 222 (24.56%) SQL
6 198 (21.90%) .NET
7 190 (21.02%) Java
8 183 (20.24%) Mathematics
9 179 (19.80%) Windows
10 174 (19.25%) SQL Server
11 172 (19.03%) Microsoft
12 138 (15.27%) Agile Software Development
13 128 (14.16%) MS Excel
13 128 (14.16%) JavaScript
14 121 (13.38%) Banking
15 114 (12.61%) ASP.NET
16 112 (12.39%) MVC
17 106 (11.73%) Analytical Skills
18 105 (11.62%) HTML
19 98 (10.84%) C++
20 88 (9.73%) Hedge funds
21 84 (9.29%) Software Engineering
21 84 (9.29%) Physics
22 83 (9.18%) CSS
23 80 (8.85%) MS Office
24 79 (8.74%) Oracle
25 78 (8.63%) ASP.NET MVC
26 77 (8.52%) TDD
27 75 (8.30%) Linux
28 73 (8.08%) OO

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 38 (4.20%) MS Exchange
2 17 (1.88%) IIS
3 9 (1.00%) SharePoint
3 9 (1.00%) Node.js
4 7 (0.77%) SAS
5 5 (0.55%) Apache
5 5 (0.55%) MQSeries
5 5 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (0.44%) Umbraco
6 4 (0.44%) CMS
7 3 (0.33%) JBoss
7 3 (0.33%) IBM Notes
7 3 (0.33%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (0.33%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.22%) Lotus Domino
8 2 (0.22%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.22%) GroupWise
9 1 (0.11%) WordPress
9 1 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.11%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 128 (14.16%) MS Excel
2 80 (8.85%) MS Office
3 12 (1.33%) Photoshop
4 11 (1.22%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (1.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 6 (0.66%) SPSS
7 4 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.44%) PowerPivot
8 3 (0.33%) MS Visio
9 2 (0.22%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.11%) Mathematica
10 1 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.11%) InDesign
10 1 (0.11%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (0.55%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.22%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.11%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.11%) HFM
3 1 (0.11%) Kondor+
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.00%) SaaS
2 4 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (0.44%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.33%) Force.com
3 3 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.33%) Office 365
3 3 (0.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 28 (3.10%) VPN
1 28 (3.10%) Internet
2 21 (2.32%) VoIP
3 19 (2.10%) Broadband
3 19 (2.10%) DNS
4 15 (1.66%) SMTP
4 15 (1.66%) LLU
5 14 (1.55%) Cisco IOS
5 14 (1.55%) WAN
5 14 (1.55%) POP3
6 13 (1.44%) Intranet
7 12 (1.33%) Firewall
8 10 (1.11%) LAN
9 8 (0.88%) OSPF
9 8 (0.88%) Wireless
10 6 (0.66%) MPLS
11 5 (0.55%) IPsec
11 5 (0.55%) IP Telephony
11 5 (0.55%) BGP
12 3 (0.33%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 174 (19.25%) SQL Server
2 31 (3.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 25 (2.77%) Relational Database
4 19 (2.10%) Oracle Database
5 17 (1.88%) Data Warehouse
6 16 (1.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 14 (1.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 13 (1.44%) MySQL
9 11 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
10 10 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
10 10 (1.11%) Oracle Database 11g
10 10 (1.11%) Oracle Database 10g
11 7 (0.77%) Hadoop
12 6 (0.66%) Apache Hive
12 6 (0.66%) MongoDB
12 6 (0.66%) InfluxDB
13 5 (0.55%) Oracle BI EE
13 5 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
14 4 (0.44%) Data Mining
15 3 (0.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 61 (6.75%) NUnit
2 54 (5.97%) Rhino Mocks
2 54 (5.97%) Moq
3 27 (2.99%) MSTest
4 14 (1.55%) Metasploit
4 14 (1.55%) Visual Studio
5 10 (1.11%) Subversion
6 8 (0.88%) JUnit
7 6 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (0.66%) Maven
7 6 (0.66%) Eclipse
7 6 (0.66%) Selenium
8 5 (0.55%) WebDriver
9 3 (0.33%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
9 3 (0.33%) jMock
9 3 (0.33%) JIRA
9 3 (0.33%) Hudson
10 2 (0.22%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 2 (0.22%) FitNesse
10 2 (0.22%) JSUnit
General
1 328 (36.28%) Finance
2 121 (13.38%) Banking
3 52 (5.75%) Investment Banking
4 50 (5.53%) Games
5 36 (3.98%) Telecoms
6 33 (3.65%) Retail
6 33 (3.65%) Marketing
7 30 (3.32%) Financial Institution
8 26 (2.88%) Front Office
9 21 (2.32%) German Language
10 20 (2.21%) French Language
11 19 (2.10%) Law
12 16 (1.77%) Legal
13 14 (1.55%) Advertising
14 11 (1.22%) Back Office
15 10 (1.11%) Publishing
16 7 (0.77%) Italian Language
17 6 (0.66%) Spanish Language
17 6 (0.66%) Billing
18 4 (0.44%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 198 (21.90%) .NET
2 114 (12.61%) ASP.NET
3 105 (11.62%) HTML
4 83 (9.18%) CSS
5 78 (8.63%) ASP.NET MVC
6 67 (7.41%) .NET Framework
7 54 (5.97%) WPF
8 47 (5.20%) WCF
9 45 (4.98%) WinForms
10 44 (4.87%) jQuery
11 38 (4.20%) LINQ
12 36 (3.98%) XML
13 28 (3.10%) Web Services
14 27 (2.99%) NHibernate
14 27 (2.99%) Spring.NET
14 27 (2.99%) Castle Windsor
14 27 (2.99%) Ninject
14 27 (2.99%) Unity DI Container
15 22 (2.43%) HTML5
16 19 (2.10%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 314 (34.73%) Computer Science
2 183 (20.24%) Mathematics
3 106 (11.73%) Analytical Skills
4 88 (9.73%) Hedge funds
5 84 (9.29%) Physics
6 41 (4.54%) Management Information System
7 29 (3.21%) Client/Server
7 29 (3.21%) Tandem
8 27 (2.99%) Inversion of Control
9 26 (2.88%) Open Source
10 20 (2.21%) Statistics
11 17 (1.88%) User Experience
12 15 (1.66%) Derivative
13 14 (1.55%) Economics
14 12 (1.33%) Equities
14 12 (1.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 11 (1.22%) Fixed Income
15 11 (1.22%) Mobile App
15 11 (1.22%) Algorithms
16 10 (1.11%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 179 (19.80%) Windows
2 75 (8.30%) Linux
3 48 (5.31%) UNIX
4 38 (4.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 33 (3.65%) Windows 7
6 15 (1.66%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (1.55%) Apple iOS
7 14 (1.55%) Android
8 10 (1.11%) Windows XP
9 8 (0.88%) Windows 8
10 5 (0.55%) Solaris
11 4 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (0.33%) HPUX
13 2 (0.22%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.11%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.11%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (15.27%) Agile Software Development
2 112 (12.39%) MVC
3 84 (9.29%) Software Engineering
4 77 (8.52%) TDD
5 73 (8.08%) OO
6 71 (7.85%) Scrum
7 59 (6.53%) Web Application Development
8 58 (6.42%) Kanban
9 38 (4.20%) Continuous Integration
10 36 (3.98%) OOP
10 36 (3.98%) Business Intelligence
11 35 (3.87%) OOA/OOD
12 33 (3.65%) Information Security
12 33 (3.65%) Data Analysis
13 32 (3.54%) Dependency Injection
13 32 (3.54%) BDD
14 31 (3.43%) Analytics
15 30 (3.32%) OOD
16 29 (3.21%) E-Commerce
17 25 (2.77%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 266 (29.42%) C#
2 222 (24.56%) SQL
3 190 (21.02%) Java
4 128 (14.16%) JavaScript
5 98 (10.84%) C++
6 58 (6.42%) PHP
7 51 (5.64%) Python
8 40 (4.42%) Perl
9 27 (2.99%) T-SQL
10 26 (2.88%) VBA
11 24 (2.65%) PL/SQL
12 23 (2.54%) PowerShell
13 14 (1.55%) C
14 13 (1.44%) VB
14 13 (1.44%) Ruby
15 11 (1.22%) VB.NET
16 8 (0.88%) ActionScript
16 8 (0.88%) Scala
16 8 (0.88%) Bash Shell
17 6 (0.66%) Golang
Qualifications
1 607 (67.15%) Degree
2 35 (3.87%) PhD
3 34 (3.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 30 (3.32%) MCP
5 27 (2.99%) MCAD
5 27 (2.99%) MCSD
5 27 (2.99%) CCNA
5 27 (2.99%) Cisco Certification
5 27 (2.99%) MCTS
6 16 (1.77%) CEH
7 12 (1.33%) CISM
8 11 (1.22%) VCP4
8 11 (1.22%) CISSP
9 10 (1.11%) OCP
9 10 (1.11%) Oracle Certification
10 8 (0.88%) CCNP
10 8 (0.88%) CISMP
11 5 (0.55%) HNC
11 5 (0.55%) HND
12 4 (0.44%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (4.09%) QA
2 8 (0.88%) SLA
3 3 (0.33%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.22%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.22%) COBIT
5 1 (0.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 59 (6.53%) Active Directory
2 23 (2.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (2.10%) VMware ESX
3 19 (2.10%) VMware Workstation
4 10 (1.11%) Oracle RMAN
4 10 (1.11%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (0.22%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.22%) XenApp
6 1 (0.11%) Firmware
6 1 (0.11%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 14 (1.55%) Nessus
2 10 (1.11%) Data Guard
3 3 (0.33%) Control-M
4 2 (0.22%) SCCM
5 1 (0.11%) OpenView
Vendors
1 172 (19.03%) Microsoft
2 79 (8.74%) Oracle
3 31 (3.43%) Cisco
4 29 (3.21%) VMware
5 19 (2.10%) BT
6 16 (1.77%) Citrix
7 14 (1.55%) Nokia
8 13 (1.44%) Google
9 10 (1.11%) Adobe
10 9 (1.00%) HP
10 9 (1.00%) Sybase
11 8 (0.88%) Sony
12 7 (0.77%) Salesforce.com
12 7 (0.77%) IBM
13 6 (0.66%) TIBCO
13 6 (0.66%) hybris
13 6 (0.66%) Facebook
14 5 (0.55%) Eloqua
14 5 (0.55%) Infor
14 5 (0.55%) Siebel
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Enfield, Middlesex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum Competitive benefits package
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + BENEFITS + BONUS
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum +Excellent Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
South West London
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum plus bonus, benefits and training
Posted: 11 hours ago
West London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £20k - 23k per year
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Accenture
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum +bonus +benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
DCM Select
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bromley, Kent
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + excellent training, bonuses
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: Excellent DOE
Posted: Yesterday
London
Tria Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £28000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Tiro Partners
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
KPRS
Salary: From £20,000 to £21,000 per annum ++ Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago