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 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Graduate
England / London
Rank 229 273 311
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +38
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 441 511 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.34% 1.24% 0.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.40% 1.29% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 349 453 343
Median salary £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £21,300
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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
31555 39670 40219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.69% 96.16% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 26705 34211 33931
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £76,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 February 2017.

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 February 2017. 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 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 +23 41 £32,500 +8.33% 19
Chessington +13 4 £22,000 -10.20%
Twickenham - 4 £32,500 -
Heathrow - 4 £27,500 -
Croydon - 2 £30,500 -
Ilford - 2 £22,500 -
Hackney - 2 - -
Docklands, London -1 1 £40,000 +23.07%
Uxbridge -4 1 £26,000 -11.86%
Hounslow - 1 £26,000 -
Southwark - 1 £27,500 -
West End - 1 £35,000 - 5
Graduate
England

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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.

1 536 (61.26%) Degree
2 316 (36.11%) Computer Science
3 294 (33.60%) C#
4 288 (32.91%) Java
5 245 (28.00%) Finance
6 217 (24.80%) Agile Software Development
7 201 (22.97%) .NET
8 191 (21.83%) SQL
9 173 (19.77%) Microsoft
10 154 (17.60%) Banking
11 150 (17.14%) JavaScript
12 142 (16.23%) C++
12 142 (16.23%) Windows
13 136 (15.54%) Mathematics
14 133 (15.20%) HTML
15 129 (14.74%) TDD
16 127 (14.51%) ASP.NET
17 122 (13.94%) Analytical Skills
18 117 (13.37%) Linux
19 113 (12.91%) Software Engineering
20 112 (12.80%) SQL Server
21 107 (12.23%) OOP
21 107 (12.23%) MVC
22 106 (12.11%) Python
23 98 (11.20%) Oracle
24 96 (10.97%) ASP.NET MVC
25 92 (10.51%) CSS
26 81 (9.26%) OO
27 80 (9.14%) MS Excel
28 73 (8.34%) Physics

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 20 (2.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 13 (1.49%) Apache
2 13 (1.49%) MS Exchange
3 9 (1.03%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (1.03%) SharePoint
4 8 (0.91%) WordPress
5 6 (0.69%) IIS
5 6 (0.69%) SAS
6 3 (0.34%) CMS
7 2 (0.23%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.23%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.11%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.11%) nginx
8 1 (0.11%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.11%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 80 (9.14%) MS Excel
2 43 (4.91%) MS Office
3 20 (2.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (1.26%) MS Project
5 9 (1.03%) Photoshop
6 8 (0.91%) Adobe Illustrator
7 6 (0.69%) RoboHelp
8 4 (0.46%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.11%) Maple
9 1 (0.11%) Simulink
9 1 (0.11%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 11 (1.26%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.11%) Loan IQ
2 1 (0.11%) nopCommerce
2 1 (0.11%) Optimost
2 1 (0.11%) Relativity
2 1 (0.11%) SAP R/3
2 1 (0.11%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 16 (1.83%) Cloud Computing
2 11 (1.26%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (1.14%) GitHub
3 10 (1.14%) Slack
4 9 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (0.69%) SaaS
6 4 (0.46%) Adobe Analytics
6 4 (0.46%) Office 365
7 2 (0.23%) PaaS
8 1 (0.11%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 47 (5.37%) Internet
2 19 (2.17%) Cisco IOS
2 19 (2.17%) Firewall
3 7 (0.80%) FTP
4 4 (0.46%) HTTP
4 4 (0.46%) Network Security
5 3 (0.34%) 3G
5 3 (0.34%) EIGRP
5 3 (0.34%) OSPF
5 3 (0.34%) RIP
5 3 (0.34%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.23%) 2G
6 2 (0.23%) 4G
6 2 (0.23%) DNS
6 2 (0.23%) Intranet
6 2 (0.23%) LTE
6 2 (0.23%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.11%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (0.11%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (12.80%) SQL Server
2 38 (4.34%) Big Data
3 29 (3.31%) Relational Database
4 26 (2.97%) SQL Server 2014
5 21 (2.40%) MySQL
6 19 (2.17%) RDBMS
7 14 (1.60%) MongoDB
7 14 (1.60%) NoSQL
8 13 (1.49%) Data Mining
9 12 (1.37%) Hadoop
10 9 (1.03%) DB2
11 7 (0.80%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (0.80%) PostgreSQL
12 6 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 5 (0.57%) Oracle Reports
14 4 (0.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 4 (0.46%) Apache Cassandra
14 4 (0.46%) Blockchain
15 3 (0.34%) BusinessObjects
15 3 (0.34%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 53 (6.06%) NUnit
2 52 (5.94%) Moq
2 52 (5.94%) Rhino Mocks
3 36 (4.11%) Git (software)
4 26 (2.97%) MSTest
5 23 (2.63%) Jenkins
6 22 (2.51%) Eclipse
6 22 (2.51%) Team Foundation Server
7 20 (2.29%) JIRA
8 18 (2.06%) TeamCity
9 17 (1.94%) Selenium
10 16 (1.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 16 (1.83%) Mockito
11 12 (1.37%) JUnit
11 12 (1.37%) Maven
11 12 (1.37%) Visual Studio
12 11 (1.26%) Subversion
13 10 (1.14%) AnthillPro
13 10 (1.14%) CruiseControl
13 10 (1.14%) HP UFT
General
1 245 (28.00%) Finance
2 154 (17.60%) Banking
3 62 (7.09%) Retail
4 56 (6.40%) Games
5 53 (6.06%) Investment Banking
6 50 (5.71%) Marketing
7 30 (3.43%) Financial Institution
8 22 (2.51%) Telecoms
9 17 (1.94%) Front Office
10 10 (1.14%) Electronics
11 8 (0.91%) German Language
12 7 (0.80%) French Language
13 6 (0.69%) Mandarin Language
13 6 (0.69%) Spanish Language
14 5 (0.57%) Law
14 5 (0.57%) Manufacturing
14 5 (0.57%) Military
14 5 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
15 4 (0.46%) Advertising
15 4 (0.46%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 201 (22.97%) .NET
2 133 (15.20%) HTML
3 127 (14.51%) ASP.NET
4 96 (10.97%) ASP.NET MVC
5 92 (10.51%) CSS
6 65 (7.43%) AngularJS
7 61 (6.97%) HTML5
8 60 (6.86%) J2EE
9 57 (6.51%) .NET Framework
10 55 (6.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 44 (5.03%) WCF
12 36 (4.11%) jQuery
13 35 (4.00%) WinForms
13 35 (4.00%) WPF
14 34 (3.89%) XML
15 26 (2.97%) Castle Windsor
15 26 (2.97%) LINQ
15 26 (2.97%) NHibernate
15 26 (2.97%) Spring.NET
15 26 (2.97%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 316 (36.11%) Computer Science
2 122 (13.94%) Analytical Skills
3 39 (4.46%) Fintech
4 38 (4.34%) Algorithms
4 38 (4.34%) Hedge funds
5 32 (3.66%) Client/Server
6 27 (3.09%) Blackberry
7 26 (2.97%) Internet of Things
7 26 (2.97%) Tandem
8 24 (2.74%) Data Centre
9 11 (1.26%) BBC
9 11 (1.26%) User Experience
10 10 (1.14%) Management Information System
11 8 (0.91%) Driving Licence
11 8 (0.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 7 (0.80%) Cloud Native
12 7 (0.80%) Fixed Income
13 6 (0.69%) Cyberthreat
13 6 (0.69%) e-Learning
13 6 (0.69%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 142 (16.23%) Windows
2 117 (13.37%) Linux
3 46 (5.26%) Unix
4 27 (3.09%) Android
5 20 (2.29%) Mac OS X
6 12 (1.37%) Windows 7
7 10 (1.14%) Windows Server
8 6 (0.69%) Ubuntu
9 5 (0.57%) CentOS
10 4 (0.46%) Apple iOS
10 4 (0.46%) VMS
10 4 (0.46%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.11%) Fedora
12 1 (0.11%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.11%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 217 (24.80%) Agile Software Development
2 136 (15.54%) Mathematics
3 129 (14.74%) TDD
4 113 (12.91%) Software Engineering
5 107 (12.23%) MVC
5 107 (12.23%) OOP
6 81 (9.26%) OO
7 73 (8.34%) Physics
8 72 (8.23%) BDD
9 67 (7.66%) Scrum
10 66 (7.54%) Project Management
11 58 (6.63%) Analytics
11 58 (6.63%) Kanban
12 53 (6.06%) Web Application Development
13 51 (5.83%) DevOps
14 48 (5.49%) SDLC
15 45 (5.14%) Continuous Integration
16 42 (4.80%) OOD
17 35 (4.00%) Web Development
18 33 (3.77%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 294 (33.60%) C#
2 288 (32.91%) Java
3 191 (21.83%) SQL
4 150 (17.14%) JavaScript
5 142 (16.23%) C++
6 106 (12.11%) Python
7 41 (4.69%) PHP
8 34 (3.89%) Perl
9 33 (3.77%) C
10 25 (2.86%) Ruby
11 15 (1.71%) Scala
11 15 (1.71%) VB
12 13 (1.49%) VBA
13 11 (1.26%) Go
14 8 (0.91%) MATLAB
14 8 (0.91%) R
15 7 (0.80%) T-SQL
16 6 (0.69%) Objective-C
16 6 (0.69%) Shell Script
17 5 (0.57%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 536 (61.26%) Degree
2 27 (3.09%) MCTS
2 27 (3.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 26 (2.97%) MCAD
3 26 (2.97%) MCP
3 26 (2.97%) MCSD
4 11 (1.26%) PhD
5 9 (1.03%) Security Cleared
6 7 (0.80%) CEH
6 7 (0.80%) CISA
6 7 (0.80%) CISMP
7 6 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (0.57%) APMP
8 5 (0.57%) CAPM
8 5 (0.57%) CCNA
8 5 (0.57%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (0.57%) ISTQB
8 5 (0.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 5 (0.57%) PMI Certification
8 5 (0.57%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (5.71%) QA
2 11 (1.26%) SLA
3 7 (0.80%) PMO
4 2 (0.23%) RMADS
5 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.11%) SDET
System Software
1 32 (3.66%) Active Directory
1 32 (3.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (2.29%) Docker
2 20 (2.29%) Terminal Services
3 19 (2.17%) XenApp
4 8 (0.91%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.23%) HDFS
5 2 (0.23%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.11%) Cronacle
6 1 (0.11%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.11%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.11%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.11%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 11 (1.26%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (1.14%) Ansible
2 10 (1.14%) CA Service Virtualization
2 10 (1.14%) Graphite
2 10 (1.14%) Nagios
2 10 (1.14%) Puppet
3 5 (0.57%) Kibana
3 5 (0.57%) logstash
4 4 (0.46%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (0.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 173 (19.77%) Microsoft
2 98 (11.20%) Oracle
3 32 (3.66%) VMware
4 27 (3.09%) Salesforce.com
5 26 (2.97%) Cisco
6 24 (2.74%) SAP
7 20 (2.29%) Citrix
8 11 (1.26%) IBM
9 10 (1.14%) AppDynamics
9 10 (1.14%) CA
9 10 (1.14%) SaltStack
9 10 (1.14%) Sybase
10 9 (1.03%) Intel Security
11 8 (0.91%) Adobe
11 8 (0.91%) BT
11 8 (0.91%) ServiceNow
12 7 (0.80%) Red Hat
13 5 (0.57%) BEA
14 4 (0.46%) Bloomberg
14 4 (0.46%) Reuters
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £25000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £23000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £26,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £28 - £50 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Amicus Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Recruitment Consultant (Graduate, Trainee) - London - £17-25K - Uncapp
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Recruitment Consultant (Graduate, Trainee) - London - £17-25K - Uncapp
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits + Great Working E
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £25000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Bens - Pens, Health
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £21k - 24k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25K DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Leading Bonus, Pens etc
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £26,000 to £35,000 per annum over 2 years + package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 4 days ago