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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate
Rank 203 225 238
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 655 623 532
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.48% 1.34% 1.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.59% 1.44% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 569 528 465
Average salary £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £23,500 £22,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+4.44% -
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
41131 43401 41192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.17% 93.52% 93.50%
Number of salaries quoted 35099 36258 34578
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 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +6 125 £27,500 -8.33% 27
Brentford - 4 - -
Enfield - 3 £27,500 -
Clapham - 2 £29,000 -
Chiswick -5 1 £27,500 +19.56%
Wimbledon -7 1 £22,500 -18.18%
Mayfair - 1 £40,000 -
Barnet - 1 £25,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £20,500 -
Ealing - 1 - -
Graduate
England

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 741 (59.85%) Degree
2 542 (43.78%) Computer Science
3 481 (38.85%) Finance
4 414 (33.44%) SQL
5 347 (28.03%) C#
6 327 (26.41%) Java
7 298 (24.07%) .NET
8 276 (22.29%) Mathematics
9 243 (19.63%) Microsoft
10 232 (18.74%) Agile Software Development
11 228 (18.42%) Analytical Skills
12 211 (17.04%) SQL Server
13 209 (16.88%) Windows
14 205 (16.56%) MS Excel
15 199 (16.07%) JavaScript
16 169 (13.65%) HTML
17 167 (13.49%) Software Engineering
18 165 (13.33%) Banking
19 160 (12.92%) C++
20 159 (12.84%) ASP.NET
21 151 (12.20%) Physics
22 145 (11.71%) MVC
23 134 (10.82%) MS Office
24 132 (10.66%) TDD
25 126 (10.18%) CSS
26 124 (10.02%) Linux
27 114 (9.21%) OO
28 108 (8.72%) ASP.NET MVC
29 107 (8.64%) Hedge funds
29 107 (8.64%) Python

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 27 (2.18%) Node.js
2 24 (1.94%) MS Exchange
3 19 (1.53%) SharePoint
4 13 (1.05%) CMS
5 12 (0.97%) Apache
6 10 (0.81%) IIS
7 8 (0.65%) Tomcat
8 7 (0.57%) WordPress
9 6 (0.48%) IBM Notes
10 5 (0.40%) Apache Solr
10 5 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
10 5 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
10 5 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
11 4 (0.32%) Apache Spark
11 4 (0.32%) MQSeries
12 3 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2013
13 2 (0.16%) WebSphere
14 1 (0.081%) Umbraco
14 1 (0.081%) Exchange Server 2003
14 1 (0.081%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 205 (16.56%) MS Excel
2 134 (10.82%) MS Office
3 31 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 23 (1.86%) Photoshop
5 20 (1.62%) MS Project
6 8 (0.65%) Fireworks
6 8 (0.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 7 (0.57%) Adobe Illustrator
7 7 (0.57%) InDesign
7 7 (0.57%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.081%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 4 (0.32%) Oracle Payroll
1 4 (0.32%) SAP Business One
2 3 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.16%) HFM
3 2 (0.16%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
3 2 (0.16%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.081%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.081%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.081%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.081%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.081%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.081%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.081%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.081%) CSG Singleview
Cloud Services
1 23 (1.86%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (1.29%) SaaS
3 10 (0.81%) Google Analytics
4 8 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (0.48%) Office 365
6 5 (0.40%) GitHub
6 5 (0.40%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.081%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (0.081%) Trello
8 1 (0.081%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.081%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.081%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 40 (3.23%) DNS
2 38 (3.07%) Internet
3 36 (2.91%) Broadband
4 31 (2.50%) VoIP
5 26 (2.10%) VPN
6 25 (2.02%) POP3
6 25 (2.02%) SMTP
6 25 (2.02%) LLU
6 25 (2.02%) Cisco IOS
7 16 (1.29%) Firewall
8 15 (1.21%) DHCP
9 12 (0.97%) TCP/IP
10 11 (0.89%) WAN
11 9 (0.73%) Network Security
12 8 (0.65%) OSPF
12 8 (0.65%) WebEx
13 7 (0.57%) LAN
14 6 (0.48%) IP Telephony
15 5 (0.40%) EIGRP
15 5 (0.40%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 211 (17.04%) SQL Server
2 32 (2.58%) Relational Database
3 27 (2.18%) MySQL
4 24 (1.94%) Big Data
5 20 (1.62%) SQL Server 2008
6 18 (1.45%) RDBMS
7 17 (1.37%) DB2
8 14 (1.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 14 (1.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 12 (0.97%) MongoDB
9 12 (0.97%) Oracle Database
10 11 (0.89%) NoSQL
11 9 (0.73%) PostgreSQL
11 9 (0.73%) Data Warehouse
11 9 (0.73%) Data Mining
12 6 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
13 5 (0.40%) Crystal Reports
13 5 (0.40%) SQL Server 2005
14 4 (0.32%) SQL Server 2012
15 3 (0.24%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 55 (4.44%) Visual Studio
2 54 (4.36%) NUnit
2 54 (4.36%) Rhino Mocks
3 53 (4.28%) Moq
4 27 (2.18%) MSTest
5 26 (2.10%) Git (software)
6 22 (1.78%) Team Foundation Server
7 11 (0.89%) Selenium
7 11 (0.89%) Dreamweaver
8 8 (0.65%) Eclipse
9 7 (0.57%) Subversion
9 7 (0.57%) Jenkins
10 6 (0.48%) Maven
11 5 (0.40%) WebDriver
12 3 (0.24%) Android Studio
12 3 (0.24%) Bitbucket
12 3 (0.24%) JIRA
12 3 (0.24%) JUnit
12 3 (0.24%) TeamCity
13 2 (0.16%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 481 (38.85%) Finance
2 165 (13.33%) Banking
3 102 (8.24%) Marketing
4 70 (5.65%) Telecoms
5 65 (5.25%) Games
6 48 (3.88%) Investment Banking
7 46 (3.72%) Retail
8 32 (2.58%) Law
9 31 (2.50%) Financial Institution
10 27 (2.18%) Legal
11 23 (1.86%) Advertising
12 20 (1.62%) Publishing
13 17 (1.37%) German Language
14 16 (1.29%) Front Office
15 13 (1.05%) Manufacturing
16 12 (0.97%) Back Office
16 12 (0.97%) Billing
16 12 (0.97%) French Language
16 12 (0.97%) Spanish Language
17 3 (0.24%) Interactive Media
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 298 (24.07%) .NET
2 169 (13.65%) HTML
3 159 (12.84%) ASP.NET
4 126 (10.18%) CSS
5 108 (8.72%) ASP.NET MVC
6 94 (7.59%) jQuery
7 80 (6.46%) .NET Framework
8 70 (5.65%) XML
9 53 (4.28%) WCF
10 45 (3.63%) Web Services
11 44 (3.55%) HTML5
12 39 (3.15%) WPF
12 39 (3.15%) J2EE
12 39 (3.15%) AngularJS
13 31 (2.50%) LINQ
14 28 (2.26%) Castle Windsor
14 28 (2.26%) WinForms
14 28 (2.26%) KnockoutJS
15 27 (2.18%) Unity DI Container
15 27 (2.18%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 542 (43.78%) Computer Science
2 276 (22.29%) Mathematics
3 228 (18.42%) Analytical Skills
4 151 (12.20%) Physics
5 107 (8.64%) Hedge funds
6 46 (3.72%) Management Information System
7 40 (3.23%) Mobile App
8 37 (2.99%) User Experience
9 27 (2.18%) Inversion of Control
9 27 (2.18%) Client/Server
9 27 (2.18%) Tandem
10 24 (1.94%) Derivative
11 23 (1.86%) Statistics
12 21 (1.70%) Equities
13 18 (1.45%) Economics
13 18 (1.45%) Fixed Income
13 18 (1.45%) Social Media
14 14 (1.13%) Algorithms
14 14 (1.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 13 (1.05%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 209 (16.88%) Windows
2 124 (10.02%) Linux
3 59 (4.77%) UNIX
4 45 (3.63%) Windows 7
5 29 (2.34%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (1.13%) Windows XP
7 11 (0.89%) Apple iOS
8 10 (0.81%) Android
8 10 (0.81%) Windows 8
8 10 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (0.73%) CentOS
10 8 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (0.65%) Solaris
11 7 (0.57%) Mac OS
11 7 (0.57%) Windows Vista
12 4 (0.32%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.16%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.16%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (0.081%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 232 (18.74%) Agile Software Development
2 167 (13.49%) Software Engineering
3 145 (11.71%) MVC
4 132 (10.66%) TDD
5 114 (9.21%) OO
6 97 (7.84%) Project Management
7 93 (7.51%) OOP
8 91 (7.35%) Scrum
9 68 (5.49%) BDD
10 63 (5.09%) Kanban
11 59 (4.77%) Analytics
12 58 (4.68%) Web Application Development
13 55 (4.44%) Web Development
14 54 (4.36%) SDLC
15 50 (4.04%) Mentoring
16 47 (3.80%) Business Analysis
17 46 (3.72%) OOD
18 36 (2.91%) Continuous Integration
19 34 (2.75%) E-Commerce
20 30 (2.42%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 414 (33.44%) SQL
2 347 (28.03%) C#
3 327 (26.41%) Java
4 199 (16.07%) JavaScript
5 160 (12.92%) C++
6 107 (8.64%) Python
7 102 (8.24%) PHP
8 56 (4.52%) C
9 43 (3.47%) VB
10 35 (2.83%) Ruby
11 34 (2.75%) Perl
12 27 (2.18%) VB.NET
13 23 (1.86%) PowerShell
14 22 (1.78%) VBA
15 12 (0.97%) Scala
16 10 (0.81%) MATLAB
17 9 (0.73%) T-SQL
18 7 (0.57%) Delphi
19 5 (0.40%) PL/SQL
19 5 (0.40%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 741 (59.85%) Degree
2 58 (4.68%) PhD
3 41 (3.31%) Cisco Certification
3 41 (3.31%) CCNA
4 30 (2.42%) Microsoft Certification
5 26 (2.10%) MCP
5 26 (2.10%) MCSD
6 25 (2.02%) MCAD
6 25 (2.02%) MCTS
7 19 (1.53%) ISTQB
8 13 (1.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 11 (0.89%) CIMA
9 11 (0.89%) ACCA
10 10 (0.81%) CFA
11 9 (0.73%) CCNP
12 7 (0.57%) ISEB
12 7 (0.57%) APMP
13 5 (0.40%) Security Cleared
13 5 (0.40%) CAPM
13 5 (0.40%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (4.85%) QA
2 7 (0.57%) SLA
3 4 (0.32%) AIFMD
4 3 (0.24%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.16%) FATCA
6 1 (0.081%) MiFID
System Software
1 69 (5.57%) Active Directory
2 21 (1.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (1.13%) VMware ESX
3 14 (1.13%) VMware Workstation
4 5 (0.40%) Docker
5 3 (0.24%) Firmware
5 3 (0.24%) vSphere
6 2 (0.16%) VirtualBox
6 2 (0.16%) XenApp
7 1 (0.081%) LXC
Systems Management
1 6 (0.48%) SCCM
2 5 (0.40%) SCOM
2 5 (0.40%) Puppet
3 4 (0.32%) Vagrant
3 4 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (0.32%) Graphite
4 3 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.16%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (0.16%) Nagios
5 2 (0.16%) HP SIM
6 1 (0.081%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.081%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.081%) Ansible
Vendors
1 243 (19.63%) Microsoft
2 107 (8.64%) Oracle
3 45 (3.63%) Cisco
4 27 (2.18%) BT
5 26 (2.10%) VMware
6 25 (2.02%) Nokia
7 18 (1.45%) Sybase
8 17 (1.37%) Adobe
9 15 (1.21%) Google
10 14 (1.13%) Salesforce.com
11 13 (1.05%) Capita
12 9 (0.73%) Facebook
12 9 (0.73%) SAP
12 9 (0.73%) Red Hat
13 7 (0.57%) SunGard
14 6 (0.48%) HP
14 6 (0.48%) Lotus
14 6 (0.48%) Bloomberg
15 5 (0.40%) Reuters
15 5 (0.40%) Sage
West London
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £23k - 28k per year + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £20 - £22000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + fully expensed travel
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £20k - 23k per year + Uncapped Commission
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Uncapped commission
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Croydon, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £25k per year
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + plus package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + £50k OTE
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Gym, Travel + more!
Posted: 2 days ago